Translated from the Italian.
Published by George Allen & Unwin, London. 1964
First British edition.
Condition Very Good
'Put your finger in the candle flame,' the priest had said. 'You'll find you can only hold it there for a second. If you go on the pain will become unbearable. In hell you will be plunged into the flames without being able to die.' The story of an Italian boy and his rise to the pinnacle of the Roman church. 248pp.