DEATH COMES FOR THE ARCHBISHOP. ILLUSTRATED EDITION.

By: Cather, Willa.

Price: $155.00 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good+


343 pp, 8vo (9" H) - medium brown cloth with dark brown lettering on spine and front board, illustration of a pot on front board. Pictorial endpapers, b&w illustrations. The first illustrated trade edition. Set in New Mexico in the second half of the 19th century, this is a story of the interaction between the respresentatives of the Catholic Church and the local and native people. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown, a few pages slightly roughly opened at bottom edge - mainly at front of book and at page 331, a few pages at rear of book not opened, moderate browning to edges of textblock, some staining to colored top of textblock, light edge wear, light rubbing, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, small colored mark on bottom edge of both boards.

Title: DEATH COMES FOR THE ARCHBISHOP. ILLUSTRATED EDITION.

Author Name: Cather, Willa.

Illustrator: Harold Von Schmidt.

Categories: Literature, Art - Book Illustration/Illustrators,

Edition: First Illustrated Trade Edition.

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1929

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good+

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 19885

Keywords: Illustrated books, American authors, Women, Willa Cather, Pike's Peak, New Mexico, Jean Marie Latour, Santa Fe, Bishops, Catholic Church, West, Mexico, Mexicans, Father Vaillant, Albuquerque, Indians, Native peoples, Pueblos, Kit Carson, Acoma, Harold Von Schmidt.,