SHOW ME DEATH ! by DENT, W. Redvers, (Raymond Knister)

SHOW ME DEATH !  by DENT, W. Redvers, (Raymond Knister)

SHOW ME DEATH !

Edition: First Canadian issue

Original red cloth with gilt panels to spine and front cover, pale grey patterned endpapers, green top page edges. pp (viii), 375. Some rubbing to the gilt panels; lightly darkened spine; a few small damp spots to covers; some fading & rubbing to the green top edges; Nov, 1930, ink name inside front cover; one inch abrasion to top edge of front cover; VG otherwise. The book was ghost-written by noted but minor Canadian author Raymond Knister. Fairly autobiographical. Walter Redvers Dent (1900-63) enlisted at age 16 and saw action on the Somme, Vimy Ridge, Passchendaele, and Siberia. He was wounded on the Somme and again in Siberia. Re re-upped in the RCAF during WWII. Watters p. 275. Made from sheets of the NY: Harper, 1930, first edition. Uncommon in any condition.

Condition: Binding: Hardcover.
Book ID: 48487
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