Place Published: Montreal
Publisher: Printed by the Author
Date Published: 
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hard Cover
SIGNED PRESENTATION COPY
First Edition. 5 x 7-1/2 inches. (12),-128pp.(2) list of subscribers. Original dark blue cloth with gilt type on front board and blind embossed rectangular frames on front and back cover. Original green endpapers with previous owner's bookplate James Douglas on front left endpaper and gift inscription from author to James Douglas on right endpaper, "To James Douglas Esq. with the compliments of the author, CH MacPherson.
Some spotting on insides and end papers with agetoning, otherwise very good condition.
From the library of James Douglas (1837-1918). Douglas was an ordained Presbyterian minister, but make his money and reputation as a metallurgist and businessman starting in Quebec but going to USA to and reached the presidency of three major mining companies in USA. Douglas Arizona and the Douglas Library at Queens’s University are both named after him. He was also a philanthropist in particular with Queens University where he was Queen's third Chancellor from 1915-1918.
Very Good. Item #535