61pp extract, printed in double columns, illustrated with 35 drawings and photographs, including portraits and several full-page plates, a single internal leaf in photocopy, salvaged from damaged issues of McClure's Magazine, Volume XIX, Nos. 1 - 5, May, - September, 1902. On September 3, 1901, while en route from the village of Bansko, Macedonia, to the town of Gorna Dzhumaia, an American missionary, Ellen Maria Stone, of Chelsea, Massachusetts, was taken hostage along with a Macedonian companion, Katarina Stefanova Tsilka. The women's captors, a band of twenty armed men, were affiliated with the Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization, who held them for ransom. Includes 5 sections by Stone, and 1 section by Tsilka on the birth of her baby. Housed in protective mylar report cover. Very scarce. It does not appear this item has ever been published elsewhere. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Six Months Among Brigands, from McClure's ...
Publisher: S. S. McClure
Publication Date: 1902
Illustrator: Frank Brangwyn
Book Condition: VG
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