Flat SIGNED & inscribed."Cheerio and all the best!" on the title page. Stories gathered about Halifax, Nova Scotia and CHNS radio station director, William Borrett. A wonderful slice of life in the Maritimes in the 1940's. Pictorial pastedowns. Previous owners neat inscripiton on the half-title page otherwise the interior is clean and unmarked. Fading/stain to the head & tail of the spine, boards lightly rubbed to extremities. The dustjacket is in rough shape with large pieces missing from the front panel and spine, creased,chipped, rubbed and a bit grubby, however.it is complete and still contributes to the desirability of the book, now protected in a brodart jacket. Scans cheerfully supplied upon request.