The Resource The wonderful country : a novel, by Tom Lea ; with drawings by the author

The wonderful country : a novel, by Tom Lea ; with drawings by the author

Label
The wonderful country : a novel
Title
The wonderful country
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Tom Lea ; with drawings by the author
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Wonderful Country opens as mejicano pistolero Martin Bredi is returning to El Puerto [El Paso] after a fourteen-year absence. He carries a gun for the Chihuahuan warlord Cipriano Castro and is on Castro's business in Texas. While in Texas Brady breaks a leg; he falls in love with a married woman while recuperating; and, finally, to right another wrong, he kills a man. When Brady/Bredi returns to Mexico, the Castros distrust him as an American. He becomes a man without a country
Cataloging source
FKS
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Label
The wonderful country : a novel, by Tom Lea ; with drawings by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Limited to 250 copies, each signed by the author"--Colophon
  • "Designed, printed, and bound at the Arion Press in San Francisco"--Colophon
  • Illustrations on endpapers
Control code
33135406
Dimensions
34 cm.
Extent
245 p.
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2000. Printed on French mouldmade Rives. Decorative brown cloth cover, featuring a Lea drawing. In an illustrated slipcase.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The wonderful country : a novel, by Tom Lea ; with drawings by the author
Publication
Note
  • "Limited to 250 copies, each signed by the author"--Colophon
  • "Designed, printed, and bound at the Arion Press in San Francisco"--Colophon
  • Illustrations on endpapers
Control code
33135406
Dimensions
34 cm.
Extent
245 p.
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2000. Printed on French mouldmade Rives. Decorative brown cloth cover, featuring a Lea drawing. In an illustrated slipcase.
Other physical details
ill.

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