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Phantom Wires
Stringer, Arthur


Index: ST-X02.100
Citation: Toronto: Musson, 1907.
Edition: First Canadian edition, variant binding A.

Title Page:

PHANTOM WIRES | A Novel | BY | ARTHUR STRINGER | Author of "The Wire Tappers," "The 
                    Loom of Destiny," etc. | ILLUSTRATED BY | ARTHUR WILLIAM BROWN | TORONTO | THE MUSSON BOOK 
               COMPANY LIMITED | 1907


Description:


TITLE-PAGE VERSO: (top): Copyright, 1906, | BY ARTHUR STRINGER. | Copyright, 1907, | BY LITTLE, BROWN, AND COMPANY. | [rule] |
                          All rights Reserved.
                 (bottom): Published, March, 1907. | Printers | S.J. PARKHILL & CO., BOSTON, U. S. A. ["Printers" is in german gothic script]. 


DEDICATION PAGE: none.


FLYLEAF: (middle): title.


FLYLEAF VERSO: blank.


ILLUSTRATIONS: 4 plates; black-and-white photo-reproduction of paintings; located between pages:

	        ii/iii: (frontispiece, with onion skin protective sheet), "She turned with a start..."
	        78/79: "Frances Durkin knew..."
	        164/165: "Then why are you unkind..."
	        274/275: "'Stop that!' cried Durkin..."
	 


PAGES/HEIGHT: [2p], [i-x], 1-295, [7p] / 20.0 cm.


TEXT: sub-edition of the First US edition.


COVER: cloth / dark blue background, with diagonal wave/stripe design in yellow and green.
	(front, top): title and author's name, inside escutcheon design, all in yellow.
	(spine, top): [escutcheon ornament enclosing title], author's surname, all in yellow.
	(spine, bottom): company name, in yellow.


DUST-JACKET: not seen.


COPIES EXAMINED: OKQ-LP; NSHD; NBSAM


NOTE: First Canadian edition, 1907. 

        Listed in the "Half Yearly List" under Musson, priced: $1.25 in cloth and 75 cents in paper [Bookseller and Stationer 
        23.7 (July 1907): 38].





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