Near Fine Condition in Very Good jacket. Near Fine pamphlet in VG-wrapper. 31 p. front. 19 cm. Black text on red textured paper, which is loose like a dust jacket over the plain heavier stock covers of the pamphlet. Reprint of an article that first appeared in the Saturday Evening Post. Size: Duodecimo (12 mo; up to 7 3/4" / 17.5-20 cm tall). Text block is tight, bright and unmarked. Wrapper has some spotting on the front cover and a 1/4" bump at the bottom left corner and a 1/4" closed tear at the bottom center of the front panel. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 0 lbs 2 oz. Category: History; United States / State & Local / New England (CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT); United States; 1950s; Humour. Dewey Code: 974.1 R644. Main Picture: Roberts (1951), Don't say that about Maine! -Front cover of wrapper. Picture 2: Roberts (1951), Don't say that about Maine! -Detail of front cover of wrapper, showing rubbing and chip at the bottom edge. Picture 3: Roberts (1951), Don't say that about Maine! -Wrapper (showing front cover and blank front flap) and plain cover of the booklet itself. Picture 4: Roberts (1951), Don't say that about Maine! -Blank flaps of wrapper (left) and title page and frontispiece of booklet (right). Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 922.
Small 4to. Stiff wrappers, dust jacket. 25pp. Illustrations. Fine/very good. Tight, superb copy of this reprint of Roberts' 1948 "Saturday Evening Post" article taking Arnold J. Toynbee to task for denigrating Maine, first published separately in 1951 by Colby College Press. This Anthoensen Press edition limited to 1500 copies.
An ex-library copy in very good+ condition in heavy brown paper wraps folded over a double stapled binding with a library book plate on the first free end page behind the fold-on wrap and an embossed library seal on the title page. A 12mo measuring 7 1/4 by 4 3/4 inches with minor soiling to the front panel. The text of this title originally appeared as one of Kenneth Roberts' articles from the November 6, 1948 issue of the Saturday Evening Post. 31 pages of text.
Fine in heavy, printed brick red paper wraps over a stapled binding. A 12mo measuring 7 1/4" by 4 3/4". A reprint of one of Kenneth Roberts' articles from the November 6, 1948 issue of the Saturday Evening Post. 31 pages of text. Illustrated with a black and white photographic frontispiece.
Fine in green cloth covered boards with gilt text printing on the spine and front board with a paper illustrated label. Without a dust jacket as issued. Number 10 out of a special edition of 50 printed and bound in green cloth covered boards by the Anthoensen Press of Porland, Maine. 25 pages of text.
Corner of a few pages lightly bumped, else a fine copy in near fine, printed dust jacket. Jacket rubbed, with slight wear at crown of spine, else fresh and bright. ROBERTS, Kenneth. DON'T SAY THAT ABOUT MAINE! 16mo, unprinted white wrappers, with printed dust jacket, 31 pages, stapled.
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