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I think if poland have not passed, then the other player may choose either pay poland 3 gp or pay bank 5 to gain chopin.
This sounds right.
If poland have passed , then the other player may only pay 5 gp to gain chopin.
Maybe this was a typo? If Poland passed, the only option is to pay Poland three to get Chopin.