POLISH INTEREST. LULLABY: WHY THE PUSSYCAT WASHES HIMSELF SO OFTEN by Josephine Bernhard. NY: Roy 1944. Oblong 4to, pictorial boards, FINE in slightly worn dust wrapper. 1st edition. A folk tale adapted from the Polish and illustrated in color with charming peasant designs by Polish artist IRENA LORENTOWICZ. Includes musical notation for the lullaby.