Buckton, A. M.
Title THE BURDEN OF ENGELA A BALLAD - EPIC
Book Condition Very good +
Edition First Edition
Publisher London Methuen & Co. 1904
Seller ID 789
C8 (5¼" x 7¾"). pp. 144 + 37 pp. publisher's catalog. Inscribed and signed by the author. Unsigned publisher's binding design of a striking Arts & Crafts design of an oak tree (and acorns) on the right and an orange tree (?) on the left in gold on smooth dark blue cloth. t.e.g. A series of lyrical ballads about a Transvaal farm during the second Boer War as seen through the eyes of a woman named Engela de Waal.
An attractive copy with slight offsetting to gilt on front board, minimal rubbing to the extremities and faint foxing on prelims.