1st printing, stated. Original full maroon cloth, title in gilt to spine and front. Price clipped jacket showing some rubbing to white background, no chips or tears. Previous owner's inscription to front free end paper, no writing in text. 176 numbered pages, clean and tight in the binding. Illustrated with boat photos throughout, some in color. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: THE STORY OF THE CENTURY
Editorial: Manistee, MI, Century Boat Co.
Año de publicación: 1984
Condición del libro: Fine
Edición: 1st Edition
Descripción Century Boat Company, Manistee, 1984. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Near Fine. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Very Good. First Edition. SIGNED and inscribed by the author on the front end paper (dated 1992). An illustrated history of this famous Manistee, Michigan boat company founded in 1926. Written by a thirty year employee of the company and published by the company. A nice clean, tight and unmarked book in original red cloth binding. The dust jacket is untorn and does not have price clipping--there is somerubbing to front panel which appears to have been from shelf contact with another book--but it is not particularly objectionable. This is an uncommon item. ; Color & B&W illustrations; 8vo, 8"- 9" tall; 176 pages. Nº de ref. de la librería 17889
Descripción Century Boat Company/Manistee (MI), 1984. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Near Fine. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Near Fine. 1st Edition. 176 pp. Book/dust jacket condition: NF (lightly bumped top corners)/NF- (evidence of removed sticker on back jacket; light soiling). First Ed./First Printing, 1st Edition/1st printing. Dated (1991)/inscribed by author on ffep; shipping label from author to original owner neatly taped to ffep. Illustrated throughout, with color and b/w photos, and b/w illustrations. The author worked for the Century Boat Company in Michigan for 30 years until his retirement, and was asked by company owner Hegg to write this history of the company from 1926. Signed copies scarce/rare. Photos on request. All orders are processed and shipped from MI or WI, USA. Inscribed by Author(s). Nº de ref. de la librería 001845