Shrine of the Little Flower : Golden Jubilee, 1926-1976

By: Belczak, Edward (Rev)

Price: $28.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


114 pages; 8vo (9.75") 25 cm; Hardcover, dark green buckram cloth, image of shrine's famous tower in gold on front, 56 + [xii] + 46 pages, glossy throughout, list of sponsors, dozens of photos, many in full color. ; Limited edition stated. ; Famous Catholic church near Detroit, built by donations from children all over the world, seat of the infamous Father Charles Coughlin. ; Spine lettering (1926 Shrine Jubilee 1976) a bit dull but quite readable. Book shows a touch of edgewear only. No marks or major defects. Binding tight. ; Items laid in: 1) Old silver-gelatin photo of altar. 2) old business card of H. Reinisch Pipe Organ Company of Grand Rapids, Michigan, with several names on rear in fountain pen. 3) six vintage holy cards, one dated 1924. 4) note in English, on letterhead of Bishop John S. Foley of Detroit, announcing collection for the Pope, 1915. 5) note in Latin, from Joannes S. Foley (John S. Foley) dated 1916. 6) real photo of a priest or friar in old-fashioned garb, 2copies. 7) mimeographed sheet entitled Sacred Places, with outline of facts.

Title: Shrine of the Little Flower : Golden Jubilee, 1926-1976

Author Name: Belczak, Edward (Rev)

Categories: Religion & Spirituality,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: Shrine of the Little Flower: 1976

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Item: 1.30 lbs

Seller ID: 21113

Keywords: Roman Catholicism ; Royal Oak ; Michigan History ; Churches & Cathedrals ; Father Charles Coughlin ; Holy Cards ; Ephemera ;,