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61 Exploring New England Shores: A Beachcomber's Handbook
Waters, John F.
Lexington, Mass. Stone Wall Press 1974 0-913276-09-X / 9780913276099 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean gold endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 198 pgs. Illustrated with photographs by the author, maps. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, has some fading to spine and 1" closed tear at rear flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Information on coastline formation, shore ecology, crafts, aquariums, recipes, New England sea monsters, and more. 8 vo.. New England. 011024

Price: 15.00 USD
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Puritans at Home, Webster, Clarence M.
62 Puritans at Home
Webster, Clarence M.
New York Harcourt Brace 1936 Stated First edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Blue cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. Fading to edges. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name (Robert Webster, Boston, Mass. 2/12/41) on front free endpaper, and small number in ink at top free endpaper corner. 230 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has small v-shaped chip at top front panel edge (3/4" depth), a few small closed edge tears, very shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An intimate view of New Englanders and New England. 018806

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Wickford and Its Old Houses; North Kingstown - Its Houses and Sites, White, Col. Hunter C.
63 Wickford and Its Old Houses; North Kingstown - Its Houses and Sites
White, Col. Hunter C.
The Main Street Association 1961 Third and Final Edition Soft Cover Near Fine No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean blue softbound covers with staple binding; old house illustration and black lettering on cover. No creasing, curling or chipping. Binding is tight, printed on glossy paper, pages and edges are clean and bright. Maps on inside covers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black & white photographs, maps. 96 pgs. 8vo. New England. 016601

Price: 20.00 USD
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Mary C. Wheeler - Leader in Art and Education, Williams, Blanche E. Wheeler
64 Mary C. Wheeler - Leader in Art and Education
Williams, Blanche E. Wheeler
Boston Marshall Jones Company 1934 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with blank endpapers (no names, writing or marks - slight browning). Preface by the author. Frontispiece photo portrait of Mary C. Wheeler. Illustrated with additional photographs. 245 pages. Dust jacket has price intact on front inside flap (2.00), approx. 1" square piece missing at top of dust jacket spine, a few additional small edge chips and nicks. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025120

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Lovers, Wilson, Mitchell
65 The Lovers
Wilson, Mitchell
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1954 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean light gray cloth boards with red lettering on spine (one tiny very faint spot to rear board, smaller than a pea). No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 283 pgs. Clean color illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has short closed edge tears, small crease, light wear to corners. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel of love and passion on Martha's Vineyard in the days of whaling ships. 6" x 8-3/4". Fiction. 016983

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A Touch of New England - An Old-Fashioned Story for Young and Old Hearts, Woodman, Mary
66 A Touch of New England - An Old-Fashioned Story for Young and Old Hearts
Woodman, Mary
Boston J. G. Cupples 1903 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Decorated American trade binding, "First Edition" stated on copyright page. Clean brown ribbed boards with bevelled edges, green blue and brown floral decoration on cover and spine, white lettering in oval title box on cover and spine. Cover decoration and lettering is bright and fresh, spine decoration has some fading but lettering is still crisp. Light surface wear to spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright, small previous owner name in bottom corner of one blank preliminary page, small notation in ink on inscription page, clean gilt top page edges. Profusely illustrated in black and white with photographs and illustrations. 319 pages. 021639

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Hands that Built New Hampshire, Writers' Program - Work Projects Administration
67 Hands that Built New Hampshire
Writers' Program - Work Projects Administration
Brattleboro, Vermont Stephen Daye Press 1940 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good Poor Jacket 
Solid first edition in tattered dust jacket. Green cloth boards with gold decoration on cover, green lettering on spine. Hint of very faint soiling, no fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers (tasteful previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper, very small return address label at top edge of front free endpaper). Illustrated with 36 pages of photographs. Publisher's card (describing the book) laid in). 288 pages with bibliography and index. Dust jacket has chips, tears, missing pieces - is not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A social history of New Hampshire and a reference book on arts and crafts - potters, builders, metal workers, glass makers, wheelwrights, stone cutters, weavers and rugmakers are all here. 024474

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