DAVID IN HEAVEN and Other Poems.
Edition: First printing.
London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co, n.d. . Hardcover first edition - A collection of poems, many with religious themes, described by contemporary reviewers as 'quaintly mystical, audaciously simple' and 'lit with pleasant capriciousness.' Includes some translations of French folk-songs. 88 pp plus 4 pp of publisher's ads.
Condition: Very good in pale blue paper covered boards with a cream linen spine, paper labels. Some light soiling and toning to the boards, offsetting to the half title page from a laid-in newspaper clipping reviewing another book by Gales.(previous owner's name in pencil)