Blue Mountains of China. First Edition in dustjacket

By: WIEBE, Rudy

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WIEBE, Rudy. The Blue Mountains of China. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart, (1970). "Copyright 1970 by Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co." "Printed in the United States of America". First Printing. Pp. (4),5-227,(5). 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Spadoni & Donnelly 2232. The third novelby the Saskatchewan-born author. "'a broad sage recounting the flight of t he Mennonites from Russia, and their subsequent wanderings around the world. Spanning nearly a hundred years, The Blue Mountains of China follows the lives of several Mennonite families in their long arduous quest for a land where they can live and love and worship their God freely. It is a story oflives that are forced apart by the political events of their day, lives wh icj touch each other in strange ways and places, and at strange times. the tribe is scattered - from the Ukraine, Moscow, Siberia, to western Canada, South America, and even, in one instance, to Vietnam - in search of a promised land. Perhaps, Wirbe suggests, the destiny is only in the search; [...]" - from the dustjacket. Very good in very good, unclipped dustjacket. 50.00

Title: Blue Mountains of China. First Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: WIEBE, Rudy

Categories: 888,

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1973,:

Seller ID: 101088

Keywords: LITERATURE CANADA FIRST LITERARY CANADIAN FICTION NOVELS MENNONITES HISTORICAL,