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Author Name    Roberts, Kenneth

Title   Boon Island

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good+

Jacket Condition   Very Good Jacket

Edition   First

Publisher   New York Doubleday 1956

Seller ID   027724

Stated First Edition, SIGNED by author with signed letter from author also laid in, in unclipped original dust jacket. Very clean beige cloth boards with gold anchor decoration on cover, black title box and gold lettering on spine. A few tiny bumps to edges. No fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean pages and edges; no previous owner markings or bookplates. Clean map-illustrated endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on title page: "For Edward D. Ibbotsen - with all the good wishes of Kenneth Roberts. A letter to Mr. Ibbotson hand-written by Kenneth Roberts on his stationery is dated March 29, 1956 and signed by Roberts. Dust jacket is not price clipped (3.75 on front inside flap), clean except for two faint water stains to spine, closed v-shaped tear to rear panel. Photo of author in his office on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A clean and solid signed first edition with an interesting letter from the author.

Price = 225.00 USD




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