Roman Olszyna. Gross-Rosen.

AUCTION 61 | Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 1:00
Fine Judaica: Printed Books, Manuscripts, Autograph Letters, Graphic Art and Ceremonial Objects

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Lot 137

Roman Olszyna. Gross-Rosen.

Ten vols. Numbers 4, 6-8, 10-14, 16. Polish text. Brittle, no. 12 torn. Original printed wrappers. 4to.

Warsaw: 1960’s

Est: $400 - $600
Roman Olszyna (1921-99) was imprisoned in the Gross-Rosen concentration camp (today, Rogoźnica, Poland). In the decades after the war he sought to document the history of KL Gross-Rosen and its sub-camps recording here precise lists of names of those that were transported there.