When the Legends Die

By: Borland, Hal

Price: $100.00

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Book Condition: Very Good+


Stated First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean teal cloth boards with silver lettering, small orange decoration on spine. Slight wear at top and bottom spine edges. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 288 pages. Clean dust jacket designed by Paul Laune is unchipped, has slight age-toning, slight wear to corners. Photo of author by Sam Falk on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. After the Ute Indian boy Thomas Black Bull has been betrayed both by his own people and by the white man, he dedicates himself to killing the legends that gave him his distinction and his pride--and becomes a man without a dream, with emptiness inside him. The story of how he comes back, how he achieves regeneration and maturity--in large measure through the world of nature to which he returns--ios one that is hard to leave and impossible to forget.

Title: When the Legends Die

Author Name: Borland, Hal

Categories: Native American, Fiction,

Edition: First

Publisher: Philadelphia / New York, J. B. Lippincott: 1963

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Jacket Condition: Very Good+ Jacket

Seller ID: 026219

Keywords: novel, fiction, first edition, Hal Borland, Native American theme,