LITTLE, David Flemming
Title: Poems. First Edition.
Publisher:  Nova Scotia Printing Company, Halifax, 1881, 1881
Seller ID: 95368
LITTLE, David Flemming. Poems. Halifax : Nova Scotia Printing Company, 1881. First Edition. Pp (2),[i]-vi,-101,(5). 8vo, maroon cloth, bevelled edges, gilt lettering and black decoration and double-rule border to front board, gilt decoration to spine, blind-stamped double-rule border to rear board, no lettering to spine.
Watters p.115, Rhodenizer p.849.
"[...] a native of Folly River, Nova Scotia, visited California in 1876 and published Poems (1881), signed at Londonderry, Nova Scotia.The book contains nearly one hundred lyrics of travel, of the multifarious experiences of life, and of the prospect of death." - Rhodenizer.
Little d. 1881.
Contents : Arranged in six sections:
The Wanderer, or, Stanzas Written in California, 1876;
Stanzas on Odd-Fellowship;
Recollections of a Visit to Sonora;
Rounds in the Ladder of Life;
Pieces Written in Prospect of Death.
Wear to edges, cloth lightly rubbed, else a very good copy. 150.00