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Prayers at a High Altar; A Book of War Poems by  Charles Frederick Boyle - Paperback - Signed First Edition - 1942 - from Dave Shoots, Bookseller and Biblio.com

Prayers at a High Altar; A Book of War Poems

by Boyle, Charles Frederick

Condition: Good to Very Good/No Jacket


Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1942 Author's photo pastedown on beige card. Half-inch tear to cover top. Third volume from this New Brunswick poet. Inscribed, with a typed letter to another area poet, signed and laid in. Letter was typed at Queen(s) Hotel, Fredericton. One poem, A Toast, begins "I give you War - it is a goodly thing." I sense irony, yet I am not sure. 14 pp. of poems of more than passing interest.. First ( No Additional printings). Soft Cover, Stapled. Good to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: Dave Shoots, Bookseller CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 009757
  • Title: Prayers at a High Altar; A Book of War Poems
  • Author: Boyle, Charles Frederick
  • Illustrator: Photo Cover
  • Format/binding: Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Good to Very Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: First ( No Additional printings)
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Ryerson Press
  • Place: Toronto
  • Date published: 1942
  • Keywords: NOISBN Poetry. Military
  • Bookseller catalogs: Poetry;
  • Subjects: POETRY / General;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall


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