C. 1928 by this publisher, o/w no date. Hardcover in orange cloth. Photo frontispiece of author posing in his bathing suit. 266 pages. Endpapers and preliminaries foxed (including frontispiece). Spot of foxing and small scribble on last page of text. Small scribble also on rear free endpaper (both sides). Small bookshop tag on rear endpaper. Another red scribble on rear cover, apparently done with a fine-tipped red pen (?) Slight wear. Tiny nick on front edge of spine. Tight. No dj. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Titel: WHY NOT GROW YOUNG?
Verlag: Barse & Co.
Buchbeschreibung Ernest Benn Limited, 1928. Zustand: Fine. General wear to boards with Stains and marks. First endpaper and half title page are missing. Content mainly clean with some foxing. Age toned pages throughout. No DJ. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 9999-9991405225
Buchbeschreibung Barse & Co., New York, 1928. Hard Cover. Zustand: Very Good-. Very nice copy in orange cloth covers with black lettering. Photographic frontispiece. 266pp. Covers have some soil. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 034917
Buchbeschreibung Barse and Co, New York, 1928. Hardcover. Zustand: Very Good. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Poor. 266 pages; 36 chapters; pages tight; clean; minor page wear; Glued in label on inside front cover with previous owner name printed on it. Bright orange coVer with black lettering on front and spine. no self wear; Orange dust jacket is faded several tears and stains; front spine crease seperated from back portion. B/w photo of author on frontispiece. Introductory in front of book. Chapter headings include: A word of Warning; Health before everything; Days of my Youth; Decade of Decadence; Confessions of an Ex-cardiac; Idealize yourself; From grease to grace; Energizing the Tissue; The art of breathing; Our saving vices; Cleanliness before Godliness; Vegetarian adventure; Health Materialism; Archenemy of us all; Blood pressure bogie; Anzious age; Don't damm doctors; Art of Health defense; Getting back to Nature; Living for Longevity; After fifty-a hundred do's and don'ts for the middle-aged man; Philosophy and religion of a man of fifty, etc. A VERY RARE VINTAGE COPY. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers S44mp-B458-4957
Buchbeschreibung Barse, 1928. Hardcover. Zustand: Very Good. No Jacket. Barse & Co. 1928 (No additional Printings listed). Minimal wear to hardcover --crisp, square, bright, clean-- no marks or names. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 028831
Buchbeschreibung Barse and Co., New York, 1928, 1928. Hardcover. Zustand: Very Good. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Very Good. 1st Edition. Very Good Plus with Name and a little offsetting on the first endpaper in a Very Good orange jacket with black titles. Small chips to jacket at top and bottom spine. 1st U.S. Edition. 266pp 12mo. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 126348
Buchbeschreibung Ernest Benn, London, 1928. Hard Cover. Zustand: Near Fine condition. 1st Edition. 224 pp., portrait frontis; 8vo; orange cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Cloth with faint spot of soil front cover near spine; spot of foxing at top & bottom of prelims. In tan jacket with moderate soil; middle of front flap has 2" horizontal piece clipped out; minor crease; wear at corner tips with chip out of top rear spine edge. The bard of the Yukon pictured in the frontis with chest out against the shore, "wearing the costume in which he wrote this book." A bathing suit. Very Good , in protective mylar wrap. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 6600
Buchbeschreibung Ernest Benn Limited, London, 1950. Hardcover. Zustand: Fine. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Fine. 224pp; emerald boards stamped black, jacket (9s 6d net, on flap); 191 x 130 x 19 mm. Second edition (originally 1928), with new 2pp Preface by the author [Mitham A17b.2]; precedes the US edition. A superlative copy in lovely jacket (remarkable given the pale yellow stock employed). Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 003656