Adam Gurowski, 1805-1866. pbk.

By: STASIK, Florian GUROWSKI, Adam

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STASIK, Florian. Adam Gurowski, 1805-1866. Warszawa: Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe, 1977. Pp. [1]-419,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, printed grey card covers.A biography of the nineteenth-century Polish liberal noble and statesman, who fled persecution in his homeland to the United States, where, as a friend of Abraham Lincoln, Gurowski was an influential figure in the abolitionist movement. Text in Polish. Contents: 1. Do wybuchu powstania 1830 r.; 2. Dzialalnosc na rzecz powstania; 3. Na emigracji (1831-1834); 4. W warunkachamnestii (1835-1844); 5. "Zblakany pielgrzym" (1844-1849); 6. Pierwsze lat a pobytu w Stanach Zjednoczonych (1850-1852); 7. Dzialalnosc publicystczna i pisarska (1853-1860); 8. Radykalny republikanin i abolicjonista (1861-1866); 9. Gurowski i jego tworczosc w opinach wspolczesnych i potomnych. Some cover creasing with nicking to spine ends, else vg. 25.00

Title: Adam Gurowski, 1805-1866. pbk.

Author Name: STASIK, Florian GUROWSKI, Adam

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Panstwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe, Warszawa, 1977,:

Seller ID: 77053

Keywords: POLAND POLISH BIOGRAPHY NOBILITY 19TH CENTURY ABOLITIONISTS ,