To the Kwai - and Back: War Drawings 1939-1945

By: Searle, Ronald

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Black hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with general light shelfwear. Not price-clipped. 192pp. Illustrated throughout with drawings by Ronald Searle. Published here for the first time, together with Ronald Searle's own account of his captivity as a Japanese prisoner of war on the Burma Railway and Changi Gaol in Singapore, these drawings are a remarkable record of one man's war, what Searle called "the graffiti of a condemned man, intending to leave a rough witness of his passing through, but who found himself - to his surprise and delight - among the reprieved". Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Title: To the Kwai - and Back: War Drawings 1939-1945

Author Name: Searle, Ronald

Categories: Military,

Publisher: London, Collins in Association With the Imperial War Museum: 1986

ISBN Number: 0002174367

ISBN Number 13: 9780002174367

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 004650

Keywords: BURMA RAILWAY CHANGI GAOL,