Mustardé, J. C.


The Pilot Press, 4th imp., 1945. 240 pp., frontis., + 1 other photo-plate. D.j., 19 x 13cm. Edges of d.j., chipped & creased with loss to foot of spine o/w V.G. This account of life in Italian Prisoner-of-War Camps in North Africa and Italy is written by an R.A.M.C. doctor who was later repatriated. The author records, from a professional standpoint, many facts about privation which make grim reading but the author, a poet and a man of faith, also had an eye for the humour of a situation. In Scarce dust-jacket.

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