Of the Burning and Repair of the Church of Canterbury in the Year 1174. From the Latin of Gervase, a Monk of the Priory of Christ Church, Canterbury. The Pilgrim Players 1949, in Commemoration of the Festival Play 'The Zeal of Thy House' by Dorothy L. Sayers. Charles COTTON, Dorothy SAYERS.

Of the Burning and Repair of the Church of Canterbury in the Year 1174. From the Latin of Gervase, a Monk of the Priory of Christ Church, Canterbury. The Pilgrim Players 1949, in Commemoration of the Festival Play 'The Zeal of Thy House' by Dorothy L. Sayers.

Canterbury: Friends of Canterbury Cathedral, 1938 [1949]. [English History]. SIGNED COMMEMORATIVE EDITION. Octavo pamphlet (22 x 15cm), pp.21 [3]. SIGNED by Dorothy Sayers lightly in pencil to front cover. With six plates in photogravure. Publisher's blue card covers with titles to front cover. Also with special cream dust-jacket celebrating the 1949 revival of Sayer's 1937 Canterbury Festival play, which was based on the tragic death of the architect William of Sens, chosen to rebuild the Cathedral after the fire of 1174, who died in a fall on site. Jacket lightly rubbed with some marks. Signature rubbed and quite faint. Very good. Item #50518

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