|Silver Poppy, The|
Citation: New York: Appleton, 1903.
Edition: First US edition, Third Impression.
THE SILVER POPPY | A NOVEL | BY | ARTHUR STRINGER | [ornament: company crest] | NEW YORK | D. APPLETON AND COMPANY | MCMIII All boxed by single-rule border inside single-rule border.
TITLE-PAGE VERSO: (middle): COPYRIGHT, 1903, BY | D. APPLETON AND COMPANY | Published, August, 1903 DEDICATION PAGE: none. FLYLEAF: (middle): title. FLYLEAF VERSO: blank. ILLUSTRATIONS: none. PAGES/HEIGHT: [i-iv], v, [vi], 1-291, [1p], [6p of advertisements] / 19.4 cm. TEXT: sub-edition of the First US edition. COVER: cloth / illustrated and coloured on a dark grey background. (front, top): a city skyline design. (front, left and bottom): floral design - poppies. (front, middle right): title and author's name in orange. (spine, top): title and author's name, stamped in gold. (spine, middle): poppy design. (spine, bottom): company name stamped in gold. DUST-JACKET: not seen. COPIES EXAMINED: pc; OOUU(rebound) NOTE: First US edition, Third Impression, 1903. The number (3) appears at the end of the text (p. 291). This convention was used by Appleton to signify Impressions, making this printing the third Impression of the first US edition. The pc copy is hand-dated: Xmas 1903.
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