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Blood and Sand: A Novel by  trans  Vincent; Mrs. W.A. Gillespie - First English Language Edition - [1913] - from Lorne Bair Rare Books and

Blood and Sand: A Novel

by BLASCO IBAÑEZ, Vincent; Mrs. W.A. Gillespie, trans

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London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent and Co, [1913]. First English Language Edition. Hardcover. Bullfighting novel and basis for the 1922 Fred Niblo film featuring Rudolph Valentino, remade in 1941 by Rouben Mamoulian starring Tyrone Power and Rita Hayworth. Octavo (20.5cm.); original red pictorial cloth, upper cover and spine embossed in gilt; [8],343pp. Spine ends a bit rubbed, else Very Good or better.

  • Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 23002
  • Title: Blood and Sand: A Novel
  • Author: BLASCO IBAÑEZ, Vincent; Mrs. W.A. Gillespie, trans
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First English Language Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent and Co
  • Place: London
  • Date published: [1913]
  • Bookseller catalogs: Modern Fiction; Spain;


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