The Tragedy of Spain. Dr. M. W. R. VAN VOLLENHOVEN.

The Tragedy of Spain

London: Burns Oates & Washbourne Ltd, 1938. First edition. Twelvemo. Yellow wrappers printed in black and red; 61 pp. The former Dutch ambassador to Madrid, Dr. Maurits Willem Raedinck van Vollenhoven (1882-1976), "sets forth a mass of detailed information concerning the outrages against the Church and Catholic people, much of it being derived from personal knowledge of the victims." van Vollenhoven was married into Spanish royalty and unsurprisingly supported the Nationalists against the Republicans. A scarce account with only a few other copies found in commerce. Easily Very Good+ with some rubbing to wrappers and glue beginning to bleed through along spine. Item #01707

Price: $75.00

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