By: Blasco Ibañez, Vicente (translated from the Spanish by Frances Douglas)
Chicago, A.C. McClurg & Co.: 1911
Edition: 1st U.S. edition
Seller ID: 18240
Condition: Very Good
(no dust jacket) [moderate overall wear and external soiling, dust-soiling to top page edges, light bumping at several corners, one-time owner's name on ffep, bottom half-inch of spine cloth looks like it might have glued back in place after having been ripped a bit at the bottom spine corners]. (color frontispiece, 3 color plates) The first American publication of Blasco Ibañez's classic novel of the rise and fall of a great matador, later the basis for two outstanding Hollywood films, both using the more marquee-friendly title BLOOD AND SAND: a 1922 silent version starring the gorgeous Rudo... View More...