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Rivers of Fortune: Where Maine tides & money flowed

By: Caldwell, Bill

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 13039


Portland ME: Guy Gannett 1983, stated 1st. Caldwell presents a sweep of 300 years of Maine history from the pioneer settlers to the timber men, sea captains, to the merchant princes who developed the area. Dust jacket scuffed on spine, 8vo in blue cloth, map endpapers, 265pp, index, no marks, clean and tight, Very Good/Very Good. View more info

Yankee Traders at Sea and Ashore

By: Dart, Margaret S.

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 34296


New York: William-Frederick Press 1965, 2nd printing. An account of the early nineteenth century merchant ships built in Connecticut and sailing from New York, and of Connecticut travelers to the Far West and the Far East. No dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth, 4pp of b&w plates, index, 96pp, EX-LIBRARY bookplate on front endpaper, pocket neatly removed from rear endpaper, no other marks, contents clean and tight, Very Good. View more info

Three Bricks and Three Brothers

By: Gardner, Will

Price: $35.00

Seller ID: 36955


Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, Riverside Edition 1945, 1st edition, 2nd printing. Gardner presents a dramatized account of the story of Joseph Starbuck, Nantucket whale-oil merchant, whose investments enriched the Island and provided a livelihood for many. Dust jacket ragged and chipped but intact, 8vo in red cloth with titles gilt-stamped on front board, map endpapers, 113pp plus 24 duotone plates, pages beginning to age-darken but contents clean and tight with no ... View more info

Best of Yankee Magazine, The

By: Hale

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 25494


Dublin NH: Yankee Books 1985, 1st edition. The most memorable articles, photographs, cartoons, fiction, recipes--everything--from Yankee's first issue in September, 1935, to its birthday month in 1985. Dust jacket, 4to in brown cloth, illustrated throughout, 320pp, near Fine. View more info

Strife on the Waterfront: Port of NY Since 1945

By: Jensen

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 12994


Ithaca NY: Cornell University Press 1974, 1st. The turbulent relations between labor and management on the docks of the Port of New York since 1945. Dust jacket rubbed and slightly snagged, '24.95' inscribed on inside front endpaper o/w no marks, contents clean and tight, Good+. View more info

Big Mogul, The

By: Lincoln, Joseph C.

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 43162


New York: D. Appleton & Company 1926. Another Massachusetts novel by the popular storyteller. No dust jacket, 12mo in red cloth, 386pp plus adverts, owner's inscription on front endpaper o/w no marks, shelf-wear, contents clean and tight, Good+/-. View more info

Blowing Clear

By: Lincoln, Joseph C.

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 43166


New York: D. Appleton & Company 1930. Another tale of Massachusetts by the master story-teller. No dust jacket, 12mo in blue cloth, 333pp, lists of names and dates (reading club?) on front endpaper, spine frayed, shelf-wear, binding tight, Fair/-. View more info

Storm Signals

By: Lincoln, Joseph C.

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 43167


New York: D. Appleton-Century Company 1935. Another Massachusetts novel by the popular storyteller. No dust jacket, 12mo in blue cloth, 337pp, light wear, no marks, clean and tight, Very Good/-. View more info

Seals of Maritime New England

By: Middlebrook

Price: $45.00

Seller ID: 16434


Salem MA: The Essex Institute, undated facsimile reprint of 1926 edition. No dust jacket, quarterbound in black cloth and blue paper, seal pasted down on front board, name stamp on front endpaper o/w no marks, contents as new, near Fine. View more info

Salem and the Indies

By: Phillips

Price: $60.00

Seller ID: 14937


Boston: Houghton Mifflin 1947, 1st. No dust jacket, very small label on inside front endpaper o/w no marks, spine just starting, clean and tight, Good. View more info

Ships, Sailors and Samaritans

By: Seymour

Price: $45.00

Seller ID: 13984


New Haven CT: Woman's Seamen's Friend Society of Connecticut 1976, edition limited to 500 copies, signed and dated by author, scarce. Dust jacket w/ protective cover, boards and contents as new, Fine. View more info

Jericho: The South Beheld

By: Shuptrine

Price: $65.00

Seller ID: 18017


Birmingham AL: Oxmoor House 1974, 1st edition. An artist's book, and a poet's; the artist is Hubert Shuptrine who lives in the mountains and the poet is James Dickey who lives in the coastal lowlands. They collaborate on images of the south they have lived, but independently; pictures and text are to be experienced separately as a set of visions. Large oblong 16x12.5 inches, 100 full-color plates, many full-page, of Shuptrine watercolors, with an introduction, three e... View more info

Outer Banks

By: Siddons

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 11862


New York: HarperCollins 1991, stated 1st. No dj o/w as new, VG.+ View more info

North Carolina Lighthouses

By: Stick, David

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 45403


Raleigh NC: North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources, Division of Archives and History [1980] 1995, 12th printing. The history of the construction and operation of lighthouses and vessels along the North Carolina coast. SOFT cover, 8vo, index, 85pp, note on p. 61 o/w no marks, Very Good. View more info

Last Sail Down East, The

By: Tod, Giles M. S.

Price: $40.00

Seller ID: 35498


Barre MA: Barre Publishers 1965, 1st edition. Tod presents the story of the end of the windship era in New England waters, about the commercial sailing ships which were active from 1835 onwards, including the Grand Banks schooners, the dude schooners, and more. Dust jacket somewhat rubbed with one small chip, 8vo in white cloth, 48pp of b&w illustrations, schooner list, index, 281pp, owner's name on front endpaper o/w no marks, clean and tight, Very Good. View more info