[WW I] Message from Mars : Being A Christmas Greeting From the Officers, Non-Commissioned Officers and Men of the 4th Canadian Division, B.E.F. to Friends the Wide World Over. In the Field - Christmas, 1918
London ["In the Field"]: For the 4th Canadian Division by the Carlton Studio, 1918. Paperback. Published just one month after the armistice was signed on Nov. 11th, 1918, this Christmas-themed magazine was a mailable gift to send to loved ones back home in Canada - and beyond. Note the inscription at top of front cover. Contains literary and artwork contributions by Rudyard Kipling and "Chinese Labour" [artwork by Frank Reynolds] among many others. Side stapled printed wraps, 4to (10-3/4 inches tall), pp. 1-60, illustrated throughout w. B&W and color photo reproductions, portraits, line drawings and ads. Volume with some honest wear and soil, both covers off but present, bottom cover w. a 2" closed tear, text unmarked. Good. Item #3580
OCLC locates just a handful of copies held worldwide, Stanford University, UBC, LAC, Canadian War Museum, Thomas Fisher RBL and McMaster University.
Price: $300.00 CAD other currencies