Athol, Massachusetts, U.S.A. North Village Pub Co / Roger K. Smith 1992. First Edition. , 396 pages. 8 1/2 x 11 inches. A special publisher's leather binding with gold printing and marbled endpapers (the regular binding was red cloth). Dust jacket bright and clean. One of an unknown number of Special Copies, this one for tool dealer and collector Phil Stanley, with special inserted number page and INSCRIBED to Phil BY THE AUTHOR on the half title page: "To Phil, with All Best Wishes from the author + much appreciation for your help with the Blanchin (?) Story. Roger K. Smith." Near Fine / Near Fine. Cloth. 
The second in the series, covering mostly the years1927-1967 (Volume I covered 1827-1927)
A standard reference (the second in the series) by Smith, essential for anyone collecting or studying this area.
PROVENANCE: The reference Library of tool collector and dealer Phil Stanley