New York: Doubleday, 1966. 192 pages, small 8vo, black cloth, blind stamped with fleur-de-lis, dust wrapper (wrapper damp-stained on edges, mostly only visible on verso, light wear). New York: Doubleday, 1966. A near fine copy in a very good(-) dust wrapper. Presentation by the author, signed "Howard" on the half title page.
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Mexico City: Diaz de Leon y White, 1870. Lithograph. Image measures 14 1/2" x 10 1/2" This dramatic print depicts a scene from the Inquisition in 16th century Mexico. Dona Isabel de Caravajal was the niece of Don Luis de Caravajal, the Spanish governor of Nuevo Leon. in 1590, Isabel was tortured by the Inquisition until she confessed to practicing Judaism in secret, implicating her entire family as Crypto-Jews. Her parents and siblings were sentenced to life in prison or.....