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Death Comes for the Archbishop by Willa Cather - First Edition. - 1927 - from mclinhavenbooks (SKU: 0003704)

Death Comes for the Archbishop

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Death Comes for the Archbishop

by Willa Cather

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  • hardcover
  • First
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1927. First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good. Copyright date 1927, first edition, first printing. On page 20 16 the spelling happned instead of happened. Green cloth over boards with black lettering on a glued on label on the front and on the spine. Top page edges are tinted, for edge pages and bottom page edges are not cut. No tears, bent pages, nor any writing. Shelf wear to the edges and to the head and toe of the spine are moderate with light bumps to the head and the toe of the spine No Dust Jacket. Text is bright and clean, binding is secure, a solid collectible book of the top 100 novels of the 20th century. Size: 7" - 9" Tall

Synopsis

Death Comes for the Archbishop is a 1927 novel by Willa Cather. It concerns the attempts of a Catholic bishop and a priest to establish a diocese in New Mexico Territory. The novel was included on Time Magazine's 100 Best English-language Novels from 1923 to 2005 as well as the Modern Library's list of the 100 Best Novels.

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Bookseller
mclinhavenbooks US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
0003704
Title
Death Comes for the Archbishop
Author
Willa Cather
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition.
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1927

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mclinhavenbooks

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About mclinhavenbooks

We are a privately owned book selling business and take great pride in a diverse and eclectic inventory of books. We sell to most other countries of the World, [please see countries we sell too] We sell almost exclusively hardcover books, a large part are Signed, in many categories. Mclin Haven has been selling books for over eleven years. Orders are shipped within one business day.

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