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Lamy of Santa Fe; His Life and Times by Paul Horgan - Signed First Edition - 1975 - from Walnut Valley Books/Books by White (SKU: 002515)

Lamy of Santa Fe; His Life and Times

Lamy of Santa Fe; His Life and Times by Paul Horgan - Signed First Edition - 1975 - from Walnut Valley Books/Books by White (SKU: 002515)
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Lamy of Santa Fe; His Life and Times

by Paul Horgan

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  • fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Fine/Near Fine
ISBN 10
0374183007
ISBN 13
9780374183004
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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1975 Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York. 1975. Hardcover. First Printing. Signed by author on front verso. Maps as endpapers. Book is tight, square, and unmarked. Black cloth boards and spine with bright gold lettering on spine. Book Condition: Fine. DJ: Near Fine; sunned spine and a three closed holes through the cover on the spine. 523 pp. The story of Juan Bautista Lamy, first archbishop of Santa Fe. A prime civilizer of the frontier Southwest, who came west in 1851 and helped the institutions of knowledge, mercy, and amenity come alive. Appointed archbishop in 1875, his knowledge as ecological pioneer spreads especially as a gardner and a tree planter. A very clean and presentable copy in Brodart mylar.

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Bookseller
Walnut Valley Books/Books by White US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
002515
Title
Lamy of Santa Fe; His Life and Times
Author
Paul Horgan
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0374183007
ISBN 13
9780374183004
Publisher
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Place of Publication
New York, New York, U.S.A.
Date published
1975
Keywords
PAUL HORGAN, PETER HERD, ARCHBISHOP JUAN BAUTISTA LAMY, OF SANTA FE, DESERT DIOCESE, CIVIL WAR IN NEW MEXICO,
Bookseller catalogs
New Mexico Related; Biographies;
Size
8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

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About Walnut Valley Books/Books by White

Our SUMMER SALE is on through May 28, 2021 with 20% discounts on all books in our inventory. Walnut Valley Books is a small independent home-based business with the bulk of my holdings being of an American military nature covering everything from the Revolutionary War to the current wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. I also have holdings of books on the Middle East, the southwestern United States (New Mexico especially, Kansas related titles, Oklahoma related titles, and other regionally specialized books. All of my holdings are hand-selected to be good quality books of interest to the reader, historian, or the collector. In addition to the above, you will also find a wide range of other topics such as Medical, US History, autobiographical, biographical, sports, women's studies, and many other eclectic topics.

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Cloth
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sunned
Damage done to a book cover or dust jacket caused by exposure to direct sunlight.  Very strong fluorescent light can cause...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
Brodart
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fine
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tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
verso
The page bound on the left side of a book, opposite to the recto page.

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