Toronto: William Briggs, 1897. 1st Edition. Paperback. Signed by Artist. William Briggs. Octavo, blue cloth with gilt-stamped title and decorative design, 278 pages. Good+. This first edition collection of poetry by the Canadian Charles Edwin Jakeway is inscribed by him on the front free end page, signed March 1898; it is also inscribed by the former owner. The text is complete and in very good condition. Apart from some surface rubbing to the boards, this Inscribed First Edition is in Good+ condition. (poetry). Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Lion and the Lillies: A Tale of the ...
Publisher: William Briggs
Publication Date: 1897
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition.
Book Description William Briggs, Toronto, 1897. Hardcover. First edition.. Brown ribbed cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. viii, (9)-278,  pp. Creases to spine ends; page edges darkened; three punctures to rear cover, with two penetrating to margins of pp 267 to end (no text affected); VG+ otherwise. The title poem, about the English conquest of Quebec, is in 6 cantos and occupies about 2/3 of the book. Watters p. 98. Size: Octavo. Seller Inventory # 47860