Book #42976

The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara

David I. Kertzer
The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara. David I. Kertzer.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
Edition: Second Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1997.
ISBN: 0679450319

A second printing in Very Good+ condition, some edgewear to the spine and little shelfwear, in a Very Good dust-jacket that is scuffed and worn around the edges and has part of a sticker and residue on the front foldover.

The story of how the Vatican's imprisonment of a 6 year old Jewish boy in 1858 helped bring about the collapse of the Popes' worldly power in Italy; 350 pages.

Price: $25.00