It was a time when the French laid claim to everything, but in truth the wilderness that was Canada belonged to the natives. The Jesuits saw the ...Show synopsisIt was a time when the French laid claim to everything, but in truth the wilderness that was Canada belonged to the natives. The Jesuits saw the Savages (as they called them) as souls to be saved. The natives saw the Black Robes (as they called them) as destroyers, threatening the gods and sorceries by which their lives were ordered. Out of that conflict between two cultures, two worlds, Moore has fashioned an extraordinary novel.Hide synopsis
Description:Fair. The bottom edge and dustjacket of this book have been...Fair. The bottom edge and dustjacket of this book have been chewed on. It really has seen better days. A good reading or reference copy.
Description:Good. The decorative dust jacket adds much to this vintage...Good. The decorative dust jacket adds much to this vintage first edition, first printing hardcover in good plus condition. The jacket shows wear along the edges from shelving. Book is like new inside, bright and clean. NEVER a library book, NOT price clipped, Not a worthless book-of-the-month-club edition. /lhMendoPower Employment Services will immediately and carefully pack this book in high-quality bubble lined, envelopes. Then we send you a confirmation e-mail. We appreciate your business and welcome any questions.
Description:Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 0224023292. Signed by...Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 0224023292. Signed by author on title page. Illustrated d/jkt, unclipped, in clear film. Blk boards, clean and bright; gilt titling, bright.; 8vo (5" x 8"); 246 pages; Signed by Author.
Description:[0-7710-6449-7] 1985, 1st Canadian Ediition. () Fine in fine...[0-7710-6449-7] 1985, 1st Canadian Ediition. () Fine in fine dust jacket. 246pp. Octavo with quarter bound white cloth and black boards. Black and red lettering on spine. Rubbing to dust jacket. The novel follows a French Jesuit priest as he travels to repopulate the mission to the Huron indians. Canadian Author.
Description:First Canadian Edition. Published the same year in the United...First Canadian Edition. Published the same year in the United States. SIGNED by the author on the title page. About Fine and unread in a Near Fine dust jacket. Jacket spine slightly toned. Basis for the 1991 film directed by Bruce Beresford.
Description:Fine in Fine jacket. 8vo-over 6¾"-9¾" Tall. Signed by Author...Fine in Fine jacket. 8vo-over 6¾"-9¾" Tall. Signed by Author This is a Fine Copy of this Book in a Fine Dust-Jacket, with no chips or tears to the dust-wrapper. Not price clipped, and with this copy having been SIGNED by the Author on the title page without any dedication to anyone. A lovely clean copy internally with no foxing or page edge tanning, and with the d/j well protected in a brodart type cover sleeve. Great copy for the collector 8vo 246pp First Edition 1st Impression.
Description:Very good. Signed. First Edition. FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING...Very good. Signed. First Edition. FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING. 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 Signed and inscribed by author on the full title page-"For Elsie-With Best Wishes-Brian Moore-Signed in black ink-Unclipped DJ-Jacket is in Brodart-some mild wear to edges-small blue stamp to lower page edges-top page edges have some mild rust colored foxing/spotting-Interior is very clean and unmarked-Overall, a VG Signed 1st Edition in a VG+ Unclipped DJ-Very Clean Copy-Over 500, 000 Internet Orders Filled.
Description:Very Good in Very Good jacket. Book. Signed by Author(s) First...Very Good in Very Good jacket. Book. Signed by Author(s) First edition hardcover book in very good condition with very good dust jacket. Dust jacket is slightly bumped and creased but otherwise neat. Internally tight and neat with author's inscription reading, "For Karen Radkai, the poetic eye, with my thanks. Brian Moore".
Description:[0-224-02329-2] 1985, Uncorrected Proof Copy. (Softcover) Near...[0-224-02329-2] 1985, Uncorrected Proof Copy. (Softcover) Near fine. 241pp. Octavo. Original orange paper covers with black lettering on front cover and publisher placed "uncorrected proof" banner that runs around the front and back covers. Small bookplate inside front cover. Text block lightly dust-soiled (extremely common given the paper type). Tight, clean copy. From the author of other well known titles including: the Revolution Script (1971) and Fergus (1970) Canadian Author.
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