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Papillon (1969) written by Henri Charriere,

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Papillon (1969) (Book) written by Henri Charriere,
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Papillon (Book)

written by Henri Charriere,

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Papillon is a memoir by convicted felon and fugitive Henri Charrière, first published in France in 1969, describing his escape from a penal colony in French Guiana. It became an instant bestseller. It was translated into English from the original French by June P. Wilson and Walter B. Michaels for a 1970 edition, and by author Patrick O'Brian. Soon afterward the book was adapted for a Hollywood film of the same name.