Joseph Conrad

Joseph Conrad, Polish-born novelist who is now celebrated as one of the great masters of the English language novel, died in aged of a heart attack… “A word carries far, very far, deals destruction through time as the bullets go flying through space.

Kazimierz Nowak

Self-portrait of Kazimierz Nowak, explorer, adventurer, photographer, and correspondent

Arkady Fiedler

Arkady Fiedler

Jarosław Iwaszkiewicz

Polish poet Jarosław Iwaszkiewicz with his dog Tropek, 1963

Sławomir Mrożek

Sławomir Mrożek

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Joseph Conrad on the SS Tuscania arriving in New York, “Your strength is just an accident owed to the weakness of others.” ― Heart of Darkness

Józef Wittlin

Józef Wittlin

Józef Wittlin - A poet, novelist, essayist, translator; he belonged to the generation who was deeply affected by the war and antiwar sentiment was often expressed in his work.

Joseph Conrad, Wybór prozy, Ossolineum

Wybor poezji by Wislawa Szymborska, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Wojciech Karpiński

Wojciech Karpiński

Marek Bieńczyk

Marek Bieńczyk

Witold Gombrowicz

man is profoundly dependent on the reflection of himself in another man's soul, be it even the soul of an idiot ― witold gombrowicz

Leopold Tyrmand

Leopold Tyrmand

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