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    Willa Cather. Death Comes for the Archbishop. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1927. First edition, first printing of advance copy. Octavo. 303 pages. Green cloth with paper labels affixed to front cover and spine. Dust jacket with no printed price. Very good.

    More Information: Binding is lightly bumped, darkened at the top edges and down the rear side of the spine and the spine is slightly leaning. Blue advance copy label affixed to front free endpaper. Small pencil notations to front endpapers. Jacket is lightly soiled, darkened at the spine and edges and has some small losses and closed tears to the spine and corners. A very good copy of Cather's novel included on the Modern Library's list of the 100 best English-language novels of the 20th century.

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