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Angel and the Star, The
Connor, Ralph


Index: CO-A02.000
Citation: New York: Revell, [1908].
Edition: First US edition.

Title Page:

    The Angel and | The Star | Ralph Connor | Fleming H. Revell Company


        All framed in decorative border [star and feather motif], in black.


Description:

TITLE-PAGE VERSO: (top): Copyright, 1908, by | FLEMING H. REVELL COMPANY 
        (bottom): New York: 158 Fifth Avenue | Chicago: 80 Wabash Avenue | Toronto: 25 Richmond Street, W. |
                  London: 21 Paternoster Square | Edinburgh: 100 Princes Street


DEDICATION PAGE: (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


FLYLEAF: none.


FLYLEAF VERSO: none.


END PAPERS: plain.


ILLUSTRATIONS: 9 plates; colour reproductions of paintings; located between pages:

	0/i: (frontispiece), with onion-skin protective sheet, "Down this quivering pathway..."
	iv/ 7: "His wife, also of this royal line..."
	14/ 15: "'Brother,' he entreated..."
	22/ 23: "Long after the shepherd lay..."
	30/ 31: "With outstretched arms..." 
	38/ 39: "No need of guide..."
	46/ 47: "Can we find one to present us..."
	54/ 55: "And now we have done our homage..."
	62/ 63: "Jehovah thy god bless thee..."

	Note: some variation in position of illustrations from copy to copy.


PAGES/ HEIGHT: [i-iv], 7-63, [1p], [1p of advertisements for 10 Connor titles], [1p] / 18.6cm.


TEXT SETTING: First US edition.


COVER: cloth / light green.
                (front): [illustration: chalice, stamped in white and covered with fine detailing, raised
                        in light green; all framed in a decorative motif of wings and stars, in dark green;
                        and the whole is boxed in single-rule border, in dark green.
                (front, top): title (raised), in light green, outlined in dark green [on bowl of chalice].
                (front, bottom): author's name (raised), in light green, and outlined in dark green [on foot of chalice].
                (spine): title and author's name, set vertically (bottom to top), all in dark green. 

	
DUST-JACKET: not seen.


COPIES EXAMINED: pc; OKR; NSHD; OOUO; OTU-R; OTU-F


NOTE: First US edition, [1908]. Described as "Decorated Cloth Edition" in advertisements (see
      A03.000 title-page verso).





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