The Seizure of Power
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Criterion Books, Inc
Date Published: 1955
Edition: First American edition
Book Id: 45091
245pp. Octavo [21 cm] 1/4 black cloth with decorative beige paper over boards. Very good. The front cover is a bit warped. In a very good dust jacket, with rubbing, particularly to the jacket's spine, obscuring the majority of the title. The edges are a little chipped, and there is a 1" closed tear in the top edge.
Winner of the Prix Littéraire Européen. A novel of war and civil war, first published in 1953 in Paris, in the Polish language. Milosz won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1980.