Borstal Boy. London: Hutchinsons, 1958. First Edition. Pp, 343. Frontispiece Illustration. A near fine copy in pictorial dust jacket designed by B.S. Brio Behan's beautifully written account of his three-year stretch in a juvenile detention centre in England. He was arrested in Liverpool when he was caught in 1939, at age 16, carrying a suitcase full of explosive devices.