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WERFEL, Franz.

The Song of Bernadette.

Published: New York: The Viking Press, 1942

Stock code: 95463

Price: £875

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First US edition, first printing, signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Originally published as ‘Das Lied Von Bernadette’ in 1941 by Bermann-Fischer of Stockholm. The Song of Bernadette is a reverent recounting of the life of St. Bernadette of Lourdes.

Octavo. Original buff cloth, spine and front board lettered in gilt and red, top edge red. With the dust jacket. Spine toned, otherwise a really excellent copy in the slightly creased jacket that has some nicks to extremities.

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