The Garden of Fate
Norton, Roy , Joseph Clement Coll(illus.)
Place Published: Toronto
Publisher: McCleod & Allen Publishers
Date Published: 1910
Edition: First Canadian edition
Book Id: 37987
349pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] Black cloth over boards with bold light green lettering on the spine and front cover, and a light green, blue and beige ink stamped vignette on the front cover. With a frontispiece illustration in color by Harrison Fisher. With 9 plates. Good plus. The extremities are mildly rubbed and bumped. The spine is just a bit slanted. The text block is cracked at p. 237. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle. His notes are in pencil on the front free endpaper.
Roy Norton was a newspaperman and author who contributed dozens of stories and articles to pulp and slick magazines for over a thirty year span.