Jerzy Kosinski

The Painted Bird

originally published:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin

We offered this copy of the first edition, inscribed by the author to Anais Nin, in our Catalog 46.


  • First Book(1965)
  • Time Magazine 100 Novels(1965)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 6/14/1933
died: 5/3/1991
born as: Jerzy Nikodem Kosinski
nationality: Poland-USA

Polish-born American writer whose novels were sociological studies of individuals in controlling and bureaucratic societies. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature