Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
Mlodziez. Vol.5, No. 4. Novemeber/December 1937 (Youth. Magazine of the National Gymnasium)
Mlodziez. Vol.5, No. 4. Novemeber/December 1937 (Youth. Magazine of the National Gymnasium)
Mlodziez. Vol.5, No. 4. Novemeber/December 1937 (Youth. Magazine of the National Gymnasium)

Mlodziez. Vol.5, No. 4. Novemeber/December 1937 (Youth. Magazine of the National Gymnasium)

Drohobycz/Drohobych: Komitetu Redakcyjnego Uczniow Panstw. Gimn. w Drohobyczu, 1937. First edition. Softcover. Large octavo. 15pp. [1]. Original tan illustrated stapled wrappers with black and white lettering on cover. Design and cover illustration by Bruno Schulz* depicting the buildings of Drohobycz. This is vol. 5, issue 4 from the youth magazine, November/December 1937. Co-published by students of the "State Gymnasium of Jagiello High School" and the private "Co-Educational Sienkiewicz High School", the periodical ran from 1933-1938. The publication covers the topics of celebrations of the Polish Independence Day, November 11, gymnasium chronicles, contribution on sports, poetry and other material. Illustrated with two b/w reproductions of photographs. The final chapter of memoirs describes the Scout Units of the gymnasium and its history. Photographic reproductions from glass negatives courtesy of "Skauts."

Wrappers with minor smudges and scratches to the front cover. The back cover contains light scribbling in pet at the top left corner. Wrappers in very good+, interior in near fine condition overall. Extremely scarce. vg+ to near fine. Item #40404

* Bruno Schulz (1892-1942) was a Polish Jewish novelist and painter who studied and lived most of his life in Drohobycz.

* Editorial attribution of the cover to Bruno Schulz in the second issue of the magazine, where the editor thanks Schulz for his contribution.

Price: $1,750.00

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