|Angel and the Star, The|
Citation: New York: Revell, .
Edition: First US edition.
The Angel and | The Star | Ralph Connor | Fleming H. Revell Company All framed in decorative border [star and feather motif], in black.
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, . Described as "Decorated Cloth Edition" in advertisements (see A03.000 title-page verso).
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