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The Long Walk Home an Escape Through Italy


Author/Editor: Peter Medd
Year: 1951
Publisher: John Lehmann London
Edition: First edition
Binding: Hardback
Size: 8vo
Overall condition: Very Good
Book weight (kg): 0.273

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SKU: 4133 Category:

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First edition, third impression. Completed by his companion Frank Simms (Peter Medd died while working on his memoir), with a personal appreciation by John Hayes and a Foreword by Anthony Kimmins. The account of a 48-day walk through Italy by Peter Medd and Frank Simms after their escape from a train carrying Allied Prisoners of War from to Germany after the Italian armistice. Condition: Dust jacket chipped and worn, unclipped, book sound and clean, with just a little wear and bumping to the boards. Old prices in pencil to front end papers.