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Captain Caution; A Chronicle of Arundel

Captain Caution; A Chronicle of Arundel

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Captain Caution; A Chronicle of Arundel

by Roberts, Kenneth

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Garden City: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc, 1934. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth. Near fine/very good. Signed first edition of Captain Caution by Kenneth Roberts.. Octavo, 310pp, [6]. Navy blue cloth, title in gilt on spine, gilt design and blind stamped details on front board. Stated "first edition" on copyright page. Solid text block, detailed imagery on endpapers, a few minor marks on boards, a near fine example. In publisher's dust jacket, $2.50 retail price on front flap, some chipping along edges, a touch of shelf wear and toning, a very good example. Inscribed by the author on title page: "For Robert H. Stevenson, with best wishes, Kenneth Roberts." Kenneth Roberts was a historical fiction writer who won a Pulitzer Prize Special Citation in 1957 for his novels focusing on early American history.

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Bookseller
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Bookseller's Inventory #
12156
Title
Captain Caution; A Chronicle of Arundel
Author
Roberts, Kenneth
Illustrator
Signed first edition of Captain Caution by Kenneth Roberts.
Format/Binding
Cloth
Book Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
very good
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Publisher
Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc
Place of Publication
Garden City
Date Published
1934
Keywords
kenneth roberts, kenneth roberts first edition, kenneth roberts signed, march to quebec signed, kenneth roberts arundel, early america, kenneth roberts benedict arnold, historical fiction, saturday evening post, pulitzer prize winner

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Cloth
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Inscribed
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Copyright page
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Shelf Wear
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Fine
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Gilt
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Edges
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Spine
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