Gould, R. E., pub. by W.W. Norton, nd, c1950, 1st Edition, cloth w/gilt spine titles, vg-f (no dj), 251 pp, B & W illus. by Arthur Conrad, 8vo, "My Adventures on a Maine Farm Seventy Years Ago" Conrad, Arthur.
Arthur Conrad. Good in Good jacket. Book. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Price clipped, DJ nicely in archival wraps with nicks & minor tears to the edges, soiling. Page edges soiled; interior otherwise clean. Stated first edition. Illustrated, vintage children's book. Less common title.
Conrad, Arthur (Illustrated by). Good. No dust jacket. Signed by author. Author SIGNED first free end paper. Also inscribed, another page, gift from "Grandpa Clark". Interior: small oval border brown stain, several pages. Covers have spine exterior damp stain; vertical thin pen mark,... Blue-green textured paper over boards. Gold spine titles. 251 p. 22 cm. Pen&Ink detailed artwork. Uncommonly found title. Rural Maine family farm, 19th century, autobiography: Times were hard, and the author left home at 15. This memoir is of his years until then. "A portion of this book, in different form, appeared in the 'Saturday Evening Post', copyright, 1949, by Curtis Publishing Company." Small sticker, first free end paper, lower left, blue ink on white, "Betts Bookstore, Bangor & Orono, Maine".
Collectible; Very Good in Good jacket. 1st Edition / 1st Printing-Previous owner's name on inside cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. From private collection. In archival mylar protected dust jacket.
Good in Good jacket. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1950. First edition. Hardcover. 251 pp. Very good, in a good unclipped jacket. Slight lean to spine with a little damp stain at tail. Rubbed at spine ends and board corners. "Return to" prior owner's name and town on front free endpaper. Jacket has small damp stain to bottom half of spine and spine is lightly sunned. Small chips, tears, and creases to edges.
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