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Father Marquette

Father Marquette

New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1902. First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. Green publisher's cloth with spine rebacked in black tape. Illustrated plates throughout and a folding map. 244 pp. plus advertisements.
Spine rebacked and hinges repaired. Not terribly attractive, but very tight. Ex-library with sticker on spine and front cover, stamp on bottom block edge, sticker inside front cover, and card pasted on front free endpaper. Occasional pencil notations. Small closed tear on folding map.
This is an uncommon first edition biography of French-Canadian Jesuit pioneer Father Jacques Marquette. Good. Item #1714

Price: $50.00