MY LADY OF THE SNOWS
Edition: First Edition
Toronto: William Briggs, 1908. Octavo. Maroon cloth gilt with oval pictorial label to front cover. pp (x), 518, (2) + 4 four colour plates with captioned tissue guards. Lacking the front free endpaper and the tissue guard at the frontispiece; front inner hinge neatly repaired with archival paper tape, rear inner hinge neatly repaired; page edges tanned; else a VG clean and unworn copy, no owner names. "Apart from Sara Jeannette Duncan, the only other Canadian woman to write a serious novel on political ideas was Margaret Adelin Brown in MY LADY OF THE SNOWS (1908); unfortunately her intellectual idealism exceeded her art." - Klinck p. 303, referring to the period 1880-1920. 1.5 kg parcel.