Lande, Lawrence M.
Title OLD LAMPS AGLOW: AN APPRECIATION OF EARLY CANADIAN POETRY.
Publisher Self-published, Montreal, 1957, No. 135 in a deluxe limited edition of 250 signed copies.
Seller ID 18078
329 pp, large 8vo (9 1/4" H), hard cover (oatmeal color boards with simulated red leather banded spine with gold lettering/banding) - no dust jacket. NUMBERED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR, WITH ADDITIONAL INSCRIPTION BELOW: "FOR JOAN & DAVID WITH EVERY GOO D WISH FROM YOUR COUSIN LAWRENCE, MAY 16/62". A collection of early Canadian poetry, largely from the first half of the nineteenth century, gathered under the headings: Early Poetry in Arcadia; Early French Canadian Poetry; Early Poetry i n L o w e r C anada (Quebec); Early Poetry in Upper Canada (Ontario); Early Poetry in Newfoundland. Illustrated with reproductions of title pages of early works. Light browning to edges of textblock, previous owner's bordered stamp on front pa st ed o wn , li gh t s he lf soiling on bottom of book, very light edge wear, small red ink pen mark on rear board. Very Good