Land des Verkäufers
Verlag: Doyle and Wittle Publishers, Boston, 1888
Hardcover. Zustand: Very Good. 1st Edition. 426 p. 22 cm. 2 fold-out maps, one colour. 3 other maps within text. 19 b&w illustrations. Bound in soft blue ostrich skin; you'll want to stroke your book while reading. New marbled endpapers. Small spots and occasional thumbing. Some pages repaired. A history of Catholicism in Newfoundland but more than just church history; other topics include early voyages to Newfoundland, Jacques Cartier, John Guy's settlement, Ferryland, the Beothuk, Placentia, religious persecution, educational institutions, politics. An attractive addition to a Newfoundland collection.