Murder in the Cathedral

By: Eliot, T. S.

Price: $24.95

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Book Condition: Very Good


Written at the time of rising Fascism in Central Europe, the play, deals with an individual's opposition to authority. Murder in the Cathedral is a verse drama by T. S. Eliot that portrays the assassination of Archbishop Thomas Becket in Canterbury Cathedral in 1170, first performed in 1935. Eliot drew heavily on the writing of Edward Grim, a clerk who was an eyewitness to the event. ------------ Black cloth with gilt spine titles; Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has age-toned with small rubs on spine tips and a 5mm triangle loss upper front edge near the spine. 8vo; 8.75 inches tall; 88 pages. Early Printing with code v.9.61

Title: Murder in the Cathedral

Author Name: Eliot, T. S.

Categories: Other,

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1935

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 011720