Book #15759

Land of Burning Heat - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Judith Van Gieson
Land of Burning Heat - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Judith Van Gieson.
Land of Burning Heat - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press, 2003.
ISBN: 0826331726

An unread first edition/first printing in Near Fine condition in Fine dust-jacket. Splash marks to page edges; otherwise a very nice copy.

New Mexico archivist and occasional detective, Claire Reynier learns of an ancient document alledgely written by a Sephardic Jew condemned to death by the Inquisition in Mexico City in 1596. The sudden disappearance of the scrap of paper leaves Claire with many questions. Were these really the last words of the Jewish mystic hiding from the Inquisition and why was the paper buried for hundreds of years under a small adobe house in New Mexico owned by the Santos family? ; Claire Reynier Mystery.

Price: $25.00

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