The Cross and The Flag: Our Church and Country: Volume I
Publisher: The Catholic Historical League of America
Date Published: 1900
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Id: 054283
No owners' marks except for a few upper-corner creases; pages show some infrequent smudging in the margins, and there is a large fold on the second-to-last (blank) page and a tear on the top edge of the second full-page illustration, otherwise clean, with wonderful marbling on the page block edges; binding is slightly relaxed at the hinges but otherwise tight; the hard cover bears a few water stains and small chips on the front surface, and there is rubbing to the spine's gilded lettering and design, as well as visible wear at the cloth of the spine ends and free corners, otherwise sound. 1013 pp. + 48 pp. appended history of "The War with Spain" and "McKinley's Administration". "Heroic deeds for the old faith and the new land: from the discovery of America to the dawn of the twentieth century, comprising a full, true, and strictly impartial history of the United States."