265 pp; Book states 1st printing, book is cocked and front hinge is cracked, dust jacket is edge worn and a touch sunned on the spine. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: A Little Better Than Plumb
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
Publication Date: 1963
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing.
Book Description Houghton Mifflin and Company, Boston, 1963. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+. Phillips, Pansy Wilcoxson (illustrator). First American Edition. Peach covers with white spine show light edgewear. There is a previous owner's signature on the top of the front paste down endpaper and a different one at the top of the FFE. The 265 pages are clean, tight and unmarked with light tanning at edges and three small spots on the fore edges. The price clipped DJ shows edgewear with nicks and small tears at spine ends and rubbing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 17924
Book Description Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co. 1963, Boston, 1963. Brown & White Cloth. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Phillips, Pansy Wilcoxson - Drawings By (illustrator). First Printing. Brown & White Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. First Printing. Hardback. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 265 pages; illustrated with drawings by Pansy Wilcoxson Phillips; from the concluding page of their book: "We determined to set it all down, the story of a house conceived in nostalgia, born in hope, nurtured in determination, nourshed in love, vexations, frustrations, joy, laughter, and triumph, matured in despair, and doomed by progress. .We mean to leave it an epitaph." Book condition: The front fly leaf is stuck on the inside of the front cover from the hinge to mid-page at the page bottom. It appears this book was bound in this manner. Seller Inventory # 001254