Good in Fair jacket. Book. 8vo-Between 7 3/4" and 9 3/4" Tall. 185 page book is in good condition with edgewear, faded cover, discoloration spot on page sides, evidence of water damage on the sides of pages, and yellowing/browning pages. DJ is in fair condition with significant edgewear, evidence of water damage, scuffed/discolored cover, and small tears/creases along edges especially spine ends.
Coffin, Robert P. Tristram (egged on by Ruth P. Coffin)., Macmillan Co., 1944, c1944, 2nd printing, cloth, short note on ffep o/w vg w/badly chipped dj, 185 pp, 8vo, "...food is Mr. Coffin's general theme..."
Good with no dust jacket. "Egged on by Ruth P. Coffin." Stated first edition. Xviii, 185 pages, cloth, ex-library with usual library markings. From the foreword: "This is not a cookbook, though there are a lot of good Maine dishes in it." Robert Peter Tristram Coffin (March 18, 1892-January 20, 1955) was a writer, poet and professor at Wells College (1921-1934) and Bowdoin College (1934-1955). A native of Brunswick, Maine, Coffin graduated from Bowdoin in 1915, and went on to earn graduate degrees from Princeton University (1916) and Oxford University (1920), where he was a Rhodes Scholar. He is best known as the author of more than three dozen works of literature, poetry and history, including the book Strange Holiness, which won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1936."; Ex-Library; 8 X 5.40 X 0.80 inches; 185 pages.
Very Good in Good jacket. Book. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Previous owner's name on front endpage. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. Jacket has toned and has small loss spine tips. First Edition, Second Printing. 8vo; 8.25 inches tall; 185 pages. ---Delightful stories of Maine and New England food. There are four chapters on living off the country; one for each season.
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