The Hague: Het Nederlandsche Roode Kruis, 1947. First edition/ Second edition (Sobibor). Hardcover. Quartos. Sobibor: 16pp. Auschwitz: 20pp. Rebound in red cloth over marbled paper boards, with gilt ruling and tooling on the covers. Gilt lettering on the spines. Original grey printed wrappers with black lettering bound in. This set is comprised of two separate volumes taken from the series of reports by the Dutch Red Cross documenting the fate of Dutch Jews deported to various concentration camps during the Holocaust. These publications were prepared and issued in the years directly following the war. All manner of specific and morbid statistics such as the numbers of the dead, and those transported are included. Contains statistical tables and printed firsthand accounts throughout. The Auschwitz volume included here is the first part of what became a six part series focused specifically on the Auschwitz concentration camp. The Auschwitz volume includes an errata sheet bound in at the front.
Text in Dutch.
Bindings with minor rubbing to a few of the corners. Original wrappers with light foxing to the covers. Pages throughout age toned. The name of a previous owner is written in ink at the top of the introductory text of the Auschwitz volume. Bindings in near fine, original wrappers and interiors in very good- condition overall. vg- to near fine. Item #48333