New York: Catholic Book Publishing Co., 1947. First thus. 12 mo. (6 inches tall), original black pebbled cloth, original dust jacket. Fine. Item #109
"THE MOTHER OF JESUS WAS THERE" First edition thus, with frontispiece illustration, and George Lee's original Foreword, at Duquesne University. First published in 1897 by John Murphy of Baltimore. Preface by John J. Cantwell, Archbishop of Los Angeles. With Epilogue, "The Mother of Jesus was There," a chronology of Marian apparitions and intercessions. Archbishop Cantwell's "Prayer to Our Lady of Guadalupe" closes the volume. Approbations, dated December 12, 1946, the "Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe." A beautiful copy.