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The Maple Sugar Book [Signed]
Book #: 014587

Author: Helen & Scott Nearing
Publisher: John Day Company
Place: New York
Year: 1950
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Very Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: Good
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Octavo (standard book size)
Book Type: n/a
Signed: Signed by Author

Description / Comments:
Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Gilt-stamped peach-colored cloth over boards, 271 pages. Title continues: “Being a Plain Practical Account of the Art of Sugaring Designed to Promote an Acquaintance with the Ancient as Well as the Modern Practise, Together with Remarks on Pioneering as a Way of Living in the Twentieth Century.” This book is inscribed to author Kenneth Roberts on front free end paper and has Roberts’ bookplate on the front paste-down. Kenneth Roberts (1885-1957) is best known for his historical novels, such as Arundel (1929) and Northwest Passage (1937). Helen & Scott Nearing have signed on the front free end paper and it appears that Helen has signed for both herself and her husband on the title page. Price-clipped dust jacket is lightly stained, bumped along edges, has chips at corners and spine ends, toned along spine, has been preserved in a Brodart jacket. Quantity Available: 0. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 4 oz. Category: Nonfiction; Signed by Author. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 014587.