Author:Grabinski, Stefan, Translated By Miroslaw Lipinski

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The Motion Demon -by Stefan Grabinski / Ash Tree Press

By: Grabinski, Stefan, Translated By Miroslaw Lipinski / Ash Tree Press

Price: $118.73

Publisher: Ashcroft, British Columbia, Ashcroft, BC (previously Pennyffordd. Chester, UK ): Ash Tree Press / AshTree, 2005, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162931

ISBN: 1553100840

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Fine example, in a Fine dustjacket, unread, ---A wandering train that appears, seemingly at will; an engine driver who is inseparable from his machine; a passenger who waits for trains but never travels on them; obsession with speed and motion; a harbinger of disaster; a daring liaison: these are the themes of The Motion Demon, Stefan Grabinski's collection of nine stories, first published in Poland in 1919. --Stefan Grabinski (1887 - 1936), often referred to as 'The Polish Poe', struggled during his lifetime to gain recognition in his native land. He was an idealistic l... View more info