The Witches’ Brew, E.J. Pratt – First Edition 1926



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The Witches’ Brew, Pratt, E. J. Published by MacMillan, Toronto, 1926 First Canadian edition. Grey brown boards with black cloth spine; decorative title label front and spine. 12mo up to 7½” tall. 32 pp; frontispiece illustration; and vignette illustrations by John Austen. Black inked signature and ink stamp to free endpaper and otherwise contents are fine. Spine label is chipped; light wear to boards. Edwin John Dove Pratt (1882-1964) was a Canadian poet from Newfoundland who lived most of his life in Toronto, Ontario. A three-time winner of the country’s Governor General’s Award for poetry, he has been called “the foremost Canadian poet of the first half of the century.”