Prayers from the Ark.

By: Bernos de Gasztold, Carmen.

Price: $5.40

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 15.5 cm.; 71 pp. Decorative paper (white, gray, green) over boards with green cloth and gilt lettering on the spine. The same paper is used for the end papers. First published in French as 2 titles, "Le Mieux Aimé" (1947) and "Prières dans l'Arche" (1955), translated into English by Rumer Godden and first published in English as 1 volume in 1963, this is the third printing. Rumer Goden has written a 3 page foreword and a 5 page epilogue. Quite beautifully illustrated by Jean Primrose with black and gray line drawings on the versos of the text pages and with illuminated first letters for each of the prayer-poems. Minor shelf wear to the spine tips and the tail edges of the boards are a wee bit rubbed, otherwise clean with sound binding.

Title: Prayers from the Ark.

Author Name: Bernos de Gasztold, Carmen.

Illustrator: Illustrated by Jean Primrose.

Categories: Poetry, Catholic - on Prayer,

Publisher: London, UK., Macmillan and Company.: 1964

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 32303

Keywords: Catholic; Poetry; Prayers; Noah's Ark; Literature; Rumer Godden; Jean Primrose;