Death Comes for the Archbishop, Willa Cather, 1933
Death Comes for the Archbishop, by Willa Cather. This novel by her is highly accalimed and was included on the Modern Library 100 Best Novels of the 20th Century. It chronicles the attempts to establish a Diocese in New Mexico by a Catholic Bishop and Priest.
Published by William Heinemann Limited, London, 1933, as part of its Windmill Library series. The first edition was in 1927. Uncommon in this format - particularly with this dustjacket design.
A good green cloth hardback with dustjacket. The jacket is a little soiled and worn to extremities, and discolored to spine, but is intact. Slight bumping to covers, but in good shape overall. Text is bright and clean and soundly bound.
Text in English.
Prelims + 299pp.
Dimensions: Approximately 190mm high x 135mm wide x 34mm deep.
Weight: Approximately 332g (unpacked).