Paris: Librarie ch. Poussielgue, 1896. First Edition. Leather bound. In French. 8vo. Half leather over marbled boards. Raised bands. Marbled endpapers. Illustrated plates throughout. 344 pp.
Minor scuffing to edges. Occasional soiling throughout. Contemporary prayer card laid in.
This is a first edition volume of the letters of Sister Apolline Andriveau, a well-known nun of the late 19th century who claimed to experience many prophetic visions of Jesus. This is a scarce printing, published the year after the author's death. Very good. Item #1573