Design for Death

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Description

Hardcover in purple cloth and publisher’s non price-clipped dust-jacket, top edge stained purple and black end-papers. 304 pages. Notes, Index. Illustrated with over two hundred drawings and twenty-four pages of photographs throughout. First American edition, first printing. A macabre, though fascinating, examination of the rituals and relics associated with death, primarily British and American, albeit the author expands her investigation both temporally and geographically to compare there with other cultures. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, unmarked copy, Very good or better in a very good dust-jacket.

Additional information

Weight 2.81 lbs
Book Author

Jones, Barbara

Publisher

The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc.

Publish Year

Publish Place

Indianapolis

Size

4to – over 9¾ – 12" tall

Book Condition

Jacket Condition

Binding Type

Hardcover

Language

Edition