Published by Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1935
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Without dust jacket. First Edition. Sold as a good original reading copy only. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, 446 pages, decorative blue cloth. A good, generally clean, original hard cover first edition (stated) with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the fore-corner tips the backstrip cloth at top and bottom of the spine; with foxing at the endpapers; binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with soiling to the bottom fore-edge. Lacking the dust jacket.
Published by Doubleday, Doran & Co. Garden City, NY 1935, 1935
446pp. + ads 8vo Linecut illustrations by Robert R. Haberstock Blue cloth First edition so stated Ex-library, light cover rubbing and wear: VG/no dj.
Published by Doubleday, NY, 1935
First Edition Signed
hardcover. First Edition. 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 regard of his friend Kenneth Roberts. Christmas, 1937." In addition, Roberts' personal bookplate is pasted to the front endpaper.
Published by Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., NY, 1935
Cloth. Condition: Very Good Plus. No Jacket. Haberstock, Robert B. (illustrator). First Edition, Stated. 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! Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Published by Doubleday Doran, Garden City, 1936
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. Later printing. 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.
Published by Doubleday Doran, 1935
First Edition Signed
Hardcover. Condition: NF. Dust Jacket Condition: VG+. 1st Edition. First printing. PON to FEP, otherwise a NF copy in a VG+ dust jacket with the price of $2.50 intact on the front flap. Inscribed and signed by the author on the FEP. Book.
Published by DOUBLEDAY, DORAN & CO., NY, 1935
First Edition Signed
HARDCOVER. Condition: VG. Dust Jacket Condition: GOOD +. STATED FIRST EDITION. AUTHOR'S SIGNED BOOKPLATE: "FOR OSWALD TRAIN WITH BEST WISHES." ALSO SIGNED BY AUTHOR TO FFEP. CHIP TO UNCLIPPED DJ. Signed By Author.
Published by Doubleday, Doran & Company, Garden City, 1935
Hardcover. FIRST EDITION. Some minor browning to pages 22/23 otherwise a fine book in a nearly fine dust jacket with only the slightest edgewear, but with a bright unfaded spine panel.
Published by Doubleday, Doran,, Garden City:, 1935
Hardcover. First Edition, First Printing. First Printing Very good+ in dark blue, patterned cloth covered boards with bright gilt stamped on the spine and on the front board. There is slight wear to the cloth at the head and heel of the spine and the end sheets show minor foxing due to a reaction to the glue used in binding. There is also a prior owner's small name tag on the front paste down behind the jacket flap. In a very good-, unclipped dust jacket with several closed tears and related creases at the ends of the spine area and at the upper and lower edges of the front panel. Signed and inscribed "With Best Wishes" on the first free end paper by the author. 446 pages followed by four pages of ads for other books by Roberts. Very scarce in dust jacket as only 5,603 copies of the first printing were produced.