|Angel and the Star, The|
Citation: Toronto: Westminster, .
Edition: First Canadian edition.
The Angel and | The Star | BY | RALPH CONNOR | THE WESTMINSTER COMPANY | LIMITED TORONTO All boxed in single rule border.
TITLE-PAGE VERSO: (middle): TO MY BELOVED PEOPLE OF ST. STEPHEN'S | WHO SO LOYALLY BEAR WITH ME | AND PRAY FOR ME | AND WORK WITH ME | IN THE KING'S SERVICE DEDICATION PAGE: [see title-page verso] FLYLEAF: (middle): title. FLYLEAF VERSO: blank. END PAPERS: none. ILLUSTRATIONS: 8 plates; colour reproductions of paintings; located on pages: iv (frontispiece): "Not so loud, I entreat thee" 8: "I beseech thee hear me..." 12: "The shepherd lay with his fellow watchers..." 16: "Down this quivering pathway..." 21: "With outstretched arms..." 25: "Can we find one to present us..." 29: "To the shuddering ears of the shepherd..." 33: "And now we have done our homage..." PAPER: white-woven, except for pages with plates which are on glossy paper. All are bound together, i.e. plates are not simply tipped. PAGES/HEIGHT: [i-vi], [7-36] / Note: no pagination, but rectos have alphabetical printers marks / 19.0 cm. TEXT SETTING: First Canadian edition. COVER: paperwraps, cover stock, bound with dark yellow string / cream. (front, top and middle): [illustration: colour reproduction of a painting of the three Magi], pasted-on, and boxed in a single-rule border, in medium blue; flanked on the right by a narrow vertical box filled with stars, all printed in medium blue. (front, top right): large star, stamped in gold. (bottom): title, stamped in gold, with the initial letter boxed in an ornate blue design; [rule], in blue stars; author's name, stamped in gold; all boxed in a single-rule border, in blue. (bottom, right): place of publication and company name, stamped in gold. DUST-JACKET: not seen COPIES EXAMINED: OKQ; pc(2 copies; one is missing cover illustration); OOCC(2 copies; cover illustrations missing); OUT-F NOTE: First Canadian edition, . Both pc copies are hand-dated: "Christmas 1908."Colophon on p.  reads: Printed by Hazell, Watson & Viney, Ld., London and Aylesbury, England.
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