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Phantom Wires
Stringer, Arthur


Index: ST-X04.000
Citation: London: Amalgamated Press, [c1909].
Edition: First UK edition.

Title Page:

            PHANTOM | WIRES | BY ARTHUR STRINGER | Illustrated by | Reginald 
                   Savage | [company initials] | THE AMALGAMATED PRESS LIMITED | AUSTRALIA • GORDON AND
                        GOTCH | CANADA • I R. IRWIN TORONTO | INDIA • A H. WHEELER AND CO | SOUTH AFRICA • CENTRAL
                        NEWS AGENCY LTD

                        Framed in an ornate classical cartouche, created by Garth Jones. The title-page and frontispiece are conjugate and on one-side 
                        glossy paper.


Description:


TITLE-PAGE VERSO: blank.


DEDICATION PAGE: none.


FLYLEAF: none.


FLYLEAF VERSO: none


ENDPAPERS: not applicable.


ILLUSTRATIONS: 1 plate; black-and-white reproduction of painting; located facing title-page, between:

		iv/v, frontispiece: " She felt McNutt's fierce pull..."


PAPER: cheap pulp paper, except for the frontispiece and title-page which are on one-side glossy paper.


CONSTRUCTION: seven gatherings: first gathering has 4p; five gatherings (A-E) of 32p each; one gathering (F) of 8p. bound with two steel 
        side staples.  


PAGES/HEIGHT: 1-4, advertisements; 5-8, frontispiece/title-page insert; i-vi, 1-154, 155-162, advertisements / [NOTE: p. 151 and 153 are 
        advertisements] / 21.4 cm. 


TEXT SETTING: First UK edition.


COVER: paperwraps / medium brown background.
	(front, top): [notation: DAILY MAIL "SIXPENNY NOVELS], title, and author's name, in white.
	(front, middle): [illustration: Mercury head medallion], in white and black.
	(spine): author's name, title, [series Number: 78], in medium brown on white.
	(back): [advertisement: barley water], in black om white.
	(inside front cover): advertisements.
	(inside back cover): advertisement. 


DUST-JACKET: not applicable.


COPIES EXAMINED: pc


NOTE: First UK edition, [c1909]. British Library Public catalogue offers 1909 as the date of publication.





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