THE IRON HEEL.
Edition: First Canadian issue
Toronto: Macmillan, 1910. Original green cloth, front cover lettered in black, spine lettered and decorated in gilt, with "Macmillan / Toronto" spine imprint in black. pp (xvi), 354, [4, Canadian ads], [2). Front free endpaper has a Dec. 1913, ink gift inscription on blank recto; vertical creases to fore margin of front free endpaper and half-title leaf, soft crease to fore margin of following few leaves; yellowing to page edges; spine lightly darkened' else a VG+ copy, hinges not cracked. Made from plates of the US fifth printing, and printed in the US. Though there were Canadian issues from US first printings of many of London's books, there was no earlier Canadian issue for this title, and the Canadian issue is not mentioned in either Woodbridge or Sisson & Martens, though it is not rare. A noted future novel about the workers overthrowing the "iron heel" of tyranny.