BIRD, Will R.
Title: Maid of the Marshes. First Edition
Publisher:  Amherst, Nova Scotia, 1935,
Seller ID: 94464
BIRD, Will R. Maid of the Marshes. Amherst, N.S.: Published by the Author, 1935. ''This book was designed and printed by the Perrault Printing Company, Montreal, Canada''. First Edition. Pp (10),11-198. 8vo, blue cloth, with yellow lettering. Watters p.248, Rhodenizer p.766, Laugher p.37. Bird's first novel. ''The story of an unusual girl with Irish mystic in her veins whofelt her life was dominated by the eerie history of her home hill on the m arshes - who, supported only by the memories of her mother she had adored, met more than her share of the world's grim realities - who loved, whole-souled, at first sight, yet found her happiness baffled by ruthless circumstance, who in desperation married a man she did not love simply to defy her seeming fate - who had a startling release thrust on her and, finally, the love and peace she sought!'' - from the dj (not present with this copy). Hinges starting, faint soiling to endpapers, small corner clip to ffep, else vg. Lacking dj. 60.00