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Escape From Colditz by  P.R Reid - Hardcover - Book Club Edition. - 1953 - from Dave Shoots, Bookseller and

Escape From Colditz

by Reid, P.R

Condition: Very Good/Good

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1953 Black cloth on boards. DJ worn head and tail of spine. Two books in one volume; The Colditz Story and Men of Colditz. Twenty-two miles SE of Leipzig, Colditz Castle stands high on a cliff, behind a moat, decorated with barbed wire. It became the home of the "bad boys" who had escaped from other prisons. The author was one of them. 622 pp. total in the two books. Heavy book will need extra postage.. Book Club Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by John Watton. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
  • Seller: Dave Shoots, Bookseller CA (CA)
  • Seller Inventory #: 012468
  • Title: Escape From Colditz
  • Author: Reid, P.R
  • Illustrator: John Watton
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Good
  • Edition: Book Club Edition.
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: J.B. Lippincott Company
  • Place: Philadelphia
  • Date published: 1953
  • Keywords: NOISBN Colditz. Escape. WW II.
  • Bookseller catalogs: Military;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / Military / General;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall


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