Middleton, Jesse Edgar. (Signed)
Title SEA DOGS AND MEN AT ARMS: A CANADIAN BOOK OF SONGS.
Publisher G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1918, first edition.
Seller ID 21803
104 pp + "A Selection from the Catalogue of G.P. Putnam's Sons", small 8vo (7 13/16" H), hard cover (brick-coloured cloth with gold lettering on spine, gold lettering in an attractive gold border on front board). SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON FREE FRONT ENDP APER. Tissue-covered colour frontispiece with permission slip tipped-in. A collection of 62 patriotic and military poems, including: H.M. Destroyer 'Broke'; A Soldier's Song; Arrived: H.M.S. 'Good Hope'; Off Heligoland; Off Ushant; Missi n g a t L l o yd's; A Wardroom Song; Trafalgar; Under The Black Eagle; The Zeppelin; Lord Kitchener; For Dominion Day; The American Aviator; Langemarck; Flag Day; To the Absent; Lake Louise; The Eternal Why, etc. Very light browning to endpapers, b ro w ni ng an d du st staining on top of textblock, light edge wear - mainly at top/bottom of spine and at corners, wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, light fading to edge of front board, slight fading to spine color. Very Good-