Haberstock, Robert B. Very Good Plus. No Jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Publisher's '1935' date on title page. A very handsome copy bound in publisher's original green, decorated cloth covers.446 numbered pages plus. Light wear to spine ends and corners. Gilt letters on spine cover a bit dulled. Otherwise a solid, tight, clean, complete copy with very clean internals. Nice copy!
Signed. No editions, printings are given. * Signed, inscribed and dated by Author on the ffep. dated, "1935"-Bound in bluecloth with blind and gilt decorations and lettering. No original jacket. A clear archival dust jacket has been added. -446p. -mild wear to edges of covers. Otherwise, very clean, tight, square, and unmarked. A very good+ copy. Very Clean Copy-Over 500, 000 Internet Orders Filled.
Very Good+ in Good+ jacket. And Other Gloomy Essays. Later printing of the First Edition, inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper. Clean unfaded dark blue cloth boards with blind-stamped diamond and star decoration on cover and spine, bright gold anchor, quill and telescope decoration on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (a few tiny water spots to top page edges). Inscribed by the author: "For Clarence L. Sibley with the Very Best Wishes of Kenneth Roberts-Kennebunkport, ME., July 10th, 1939." Small tasteful bookplate of famous Robertson collector (Comstock) on front fixed endpaper. 446 pgs. Published October 2, 1936 (fourth printing). Dustjacket is not price clipped, has shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edge, small surface scrape on spine well below author's name (smaller than a dime), two small pieces of tape on rear spine fold, closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover.
Illustrated by Haberstock, robert B. Illust. Very Good. 5x8" VERY GOOD Condition Blue Clothbond; 446+pg pages; Gold spine & cover titles on Deep Blue Cloth hard covers. ALL VERY NICE. Various Essays with CHAPTER TITLE PAGE ILLUSTRTIONS.
A VG copy (no Dust Jacket) in which the front hinge is broken for 3/4 of its length. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the front endpaper: "Inscribed for Clarence Wheelwright, who knows we State of Mainers aint as gloomy as we look. With the affectionate...
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