London: The Folio Society. 2000. First Folio Society Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, original pictorial cloth. 234 pp. Frontispiece plus eleven additional full-page black & white reproductions of engravings, all by Joseph. A fine copy in slipcase. Fine in slipcase. Item #311661
¶ First published in 1947, IF THIS IS A MAN (US title: 'Survival in Auschwitz') is a memoir by Italian Jewish writer Primo Levi. It describes his arrest as a member of the Italian anti-fascist resistance during the Second World War, and his incarceration in the Auschwitz concentration camp (Monowitz) from February 1944 until the camp was liberated on 27 January 1945.