Written in Gdansk over a period of some eight years, winner of prestigious literary nominations and awards in Poland, translated and hand-bound in London, each copy is made to special order and shipped, like all our titles, with a specially filmed DVD, giving a greater insight into the book and the work of its author. 

This is the first time his work has been published in English.


Editors – Maciej Gierszewski
Translation – Marek Kazmierski
Binding/format – hand-made paperback
Number of pages – 118


Jakobe Mansztajn – born ’82, poet, writer, blogger (jakobe.art.pl), author of the poetry volume Vienna High Life (Portret, 2009) which received the prestigious 2010 Wroclaw Silesius Award in the Début of the Year category and was shortlisted for the Gdynia Literary Award in the Poetry category.


A free copy of I DIDN’T WANT TO TROUBLE GOD ANYWAY, a half-hour documentary about the author, shot especially for this publication, is supplied with every book purchased from us…

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