PRINCE, Sadie O. (Mrs. S.O. DAVIS).
Publisher:  William Briggs / C.W. Coates / S.F. Huestis, Toronto / Montreal / Halifax, 1890,
Seller ID: 94128
PRINCE, Sadie O. (Mrs. S.O. DAVIS). Poems. Toronto : William Briggs / Montreal : C.W. Coates / Halifax : S.F. Huestis, (1890). Pp [i]-viii,-179,(1), frontispiece portrait. 8vo, illustrated red cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Rhodenizer p.891, Watters p.162, Laugher pp.459-460. Sadie O. Prince (1861-1905) was born in Springfield, Nova Scotia. Laugher has Lunenburg County, but despite the community's nearness to the county line, Rhodenizer is correct, giving it as Annaopolis County. After two poens dedicated to Queen Victoria, the rest of the collection is divided into sections : Seasons; Temperance; Christmas; Miscellaneous; In Memoriam. Covers worn, spotted, darkened, and with surface tears to outer hinges and rear board,light foxing and smudging to contents, heavy foxing to frontispiece tissue guard, else a good, solid copy. 35.00