Escape [and] According to the Altar Boy [in] Argosy. SIMENON CHURCHILL, BRADBURY, BATES.

Escape [and] According to the Altar Boy [in] Argosy.

London: Fleetway Publications, January 1963. [Literary Magazine] FIRST APPEARANCE. Octavo (18 x 12cm), pp.[2] 136. With occasional in-text illustrations. Publisher's red and black soft covers. Heavily browned throughout. Rubbing to covers; a little chipping to head of spine. Very good. 'Escape' is an extract taken from 'My Early Life' (1930) about Churchill's famous escape from a prison camp during the Boer War. 'According to the Altar Boy' was first published in French as 'Le témoinage de l'enfant de choeur' (1946), and appears here in English for the first time, it first appears in English in book form in the short story collection 'Maigret's Christmas' (1976). Also including contributions from H.E. Bates and Ray Bradbury. Item #54780

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