Special limited set of Robin's one pocket books

Bob Jewett

Verified Member
Jan 26, 2005
Eddie Robin had 32 special sets of his two one pocket books made up. They were bound in gold-colored "lizard skin" and each copy was actually signed by the co-authors. Eddie told me the story of what he had to do to get six co-authors to each sign 32 times -- it was quite an ordeal. Eddie also told me that a number of sets were lost in a fire and he thinks that only 20 or so sets still exist.

Here are pictures of the covers and the autograph pages. I have included a partial picture of the normal burgundy cover so you can see the difference in color and texture of the limited edition. I believe both books are unread as they were owned by a billiard collector who also had several copies of each in the normal binding.

I'm asking $3500 for the pair. I will not sell them separately.

Click on the thumbnails to see a full-sized image.

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