The embattled; a novel of the Spanish Civil War, translated from the Spanish by Daniel Crabb, with illustrations by Antonio Cobos

Westminster, MD: The Newman Press, 1956. ix, 309p., first US edition cloth casebound gilt titled and decorated in dj, boards marginally sunned, jacket is rubbed and mildly edgeworn.

A novel set partly in a Loyalist prison in Madrid, where inmates are "shot like animals under the sign of the Hammer and Sickle" [sic], and where a squad of prison guards is itself imprisoned for "taking reprisals on anarchists;" also set in the Nationalist underground (forging papers that will fool the Republicans &c &c ).

Cat.No: 29004

Price: $12.00