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Dog Days, Raven Nights, Marzluff, John M.; Colleen Marzluff
41 Dog Days, Raven Nights
Marzluff, John M.; Colleen Marzluff
Yale University Press 2011 0300167113 / 9780300167115 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean black boards with gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs and with Original Linocut Illustrations by Evon Zerbetz. Foreword by Bernd Heinrich. 323 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean, unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The coauthor of the award-winning "In the Company of crows and Ravens" and his wife, an animal-behavior expert, offer an engaging account of their days as young field biologists in Maine. 026126

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Channing of Concord - A Life of William Ellery Channing II, McGill, Frederick T., Jr.
42 Channing of Concord - A Life of William Ellery Channing II
McGill, Frederick T., Jr.
New Brunswick, NJ Rutgers University Press 1967 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, SIGNED by the author (association copy), in unclipped dust jacket. Clean beige linen cloth boards with brown lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with golden brown endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: For Dinda Day with affectionate wishes, from her nearest neighbor. - Frederick T. McGill, Jr. - Christmas 1967." 219 pages + "About the Author" page at rear of book. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, has very slight corner and edge wear, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027370

Price: 50.00 USD
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Cape Cod Folks, McLean, Sally Pratt
43 Cape Cod Folks
McLean, Sally Pratt
Boston De Wolfe, Fiske & Company 1881 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
Decorated American trade binding. Brown cloth boards with black decoration, gold title box and lettering on cover, gold title box and black decoration on spine. No fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and place neatly penned on front free endpaper. Frontispiece illustration in black and white. Chapter I heading illustration. 337 pages. 024417

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An Anthology of New Hampshire Poetry, Miscellaneous
44 An Anthology of New Hampshire Poetry
Miscellaneous
Manchester, NH New Hampshire Federation of Women's Clubs 1938 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Second Edition (November, 1938) in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean dark green cloth boards with silver lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs of New Hampshire scenes. Compiled and edited by "The Committee" - Edith Haskell Tappan, Grace Holbrook Blood, Corinne Brown Ordway, Eleanor Vinton. 208 pages. Dust jacket slightly trimmed, has chip at top front panel edge, very light soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024116

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Green Mountain Verse - An Anthology of Contemporary Vermont Poetry, Pierce, Enid Crawford and Helen Hartness Flanders
45 Green Mountain Verse - An Anthology of Contemporary Vermont Poetry
Pierce, Enid Crawford and Helen Hartness Flanders
New York Farrar & Rinehart 1943 First Hardcover Very Good+ Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with dark green lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Very tasteful bookplate on front pastedown. No other marks. With an Introduction by Dorothy Canflied Fisher. 181 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has closed tears, edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Wonderful poems about the Green Mountain State, the people who were born and bred there, the pastures, the trees and the Vermont hills, the rain and the streams, the white houses and the very special northern New England air. 023761

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When Mayflowers Blossom: A Romance of Plymouth's First Years, Plumb, Albert H.
46 When Mayflowers Blossom: A Romance of Plymouth's First Years
Plumb, Albert H.
New York Fleming H. Revell Co. 1914 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition. Very clean unfaded brown cloth boards with dark brown ship illustration on cover, bright white stamped lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 506 pgs. White dustjacket with brown lettering, price on spine (1.50 net); quite clean (a few very tiny, very faint spots), a few tiny edge chips (smaller than a dried pea), shrot closesd edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Very nice example of this book. A faithful and convincing picture of early New England days in the Plymouth Colony. 5-1/2" x 8". New England. 017167

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Out of the Saltbox: The Savour of Old Vermont, Rasey, Ruth M.
47 Out of the Saltbox: The Savour of Old Vermont
Rasey, Ruth M.
Rand McNally 1962 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Good+ Jacket Kathleen Voute, Illustrator Signed
Clean light blue cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Hint of wear to two corner tips. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and SIGNED by author on the half-title page. 256 pgs. Illustrated by Kathleen Voute. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, front flap has separated at fold, several small edge chips and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Scarce book, signed by author. 8vo. New England. 013782

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Out of the Saltbox: The Savour of Old Vermont, Rasey, Ruth M.
48 Out of the Saltbox: The Savour of Old Vermont
Rasey, Ruth M.
Rand McNally 1962 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Stated First Printing in clean unchipped dust jacket, SIGNED by the author. Very clean light blue cloth boards with crisp black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. A Christmas note from 1962 is neatly penned on the front free endpaper, stating that the author has autographed this book for the recipient. Inscribed and signed on the half-title page by the author as follows: "For Ethel Schultz with warm regards and best wishes for my fellow writer and Pen Woman, Ruth M. Rasey, December 15, 1962." Black and white illustrations by Kathleen Voute. 256 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, diagonal crease on rear panel, no tears. Author photo and bio on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An authentic, nostalgic portrayal of American daily life in Vermont from Colonial times to the Twentieth Century, based on the author's diaries, family papers and letters, town records, and the personal recollections of old-timers. 027783

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Boon Island, Roberts, Kenneth
49 Boon Island
Roberts, Kenneth
New York Doubleday 1956 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition, SIGNED by author with signed letter from author also laid in, in unclipped original dust jacket. Very clean beige cloth boards with gold anchor decoration on cover, black title box and gold lettering on spine. A few tiny bumps to edges. No fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean pages and edges; no previous owner markings or bookplates. Clean map-illustrated endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on title page: "For Edward D. Ibbotsen - with all the good wishes of Kenneth Roberts. A letter to Mr. Ibbotson hand-written by Kenneth Roberts on his stationery is dated March 29, 1956 and signed by Roberts. Dust jacket is not price clipped (3.75 on front inside flap), clean except for two faint water stains to spine, closed v-shaped tear to rear panel. Photo of author in his office on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A clean and solid signed first edition with an interesting letter from the author. 027724

Price: 225.00 USD
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The Yard: Building a Destroyer at the Bath Iron Works, Sanders, Michael S.
50 The Yard: Building a Destroyer at the Bath Iron Works
Sanders, Michael S.
New York Harper Collins 1999 0-06-019246-1 / 9780060192464 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean dark blue boards with clean black spine, unchipped metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 253 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. As new book. This book captures the end of an era--ship building in Bath, Maine at the century old Bath Iron Works. 8vo. War/Military. 012891

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Sharon Massachusetts - A History, Sharon American Revolution Bicentennial Committee
51 Sharon Massachusetts - A History
Sharon American Revolution Bicentennial Committee
Sharon, MA Sharon American Revolution Bicentennial Committee 1976 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean burgundy cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers illustrated with maps. No names, writing or bookplates. 355 pgs. with index. Illustrated with historical photographs and maps. 7-1/4 x 10-1/4". New England. 016176

Price: 30.00 USD
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52 A Pilgrim Returns to Cape Cod
Snow, Edward Rowe
Boston, MA The Yankee Publishing Co. 1946 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers. 413 pgs. with index. Illustrated with many historical photographs, frontis illustration (color) of clipper ship. With accompanying Cape Cod map enclosed. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has light edgewear, small closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Large 8vo. New England. 011163

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Great Storms and Famous Shipwrecks of the New England Coast, Snow, Edward Rowe
53 Great Storms and Famous Shipwrecks of the New England Coast
Snow, Edward Rowe
Boston Yankee Publishing Company 1944 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean Second Edition in dust jacket with lovely map laid in. Maroon cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with beautifully illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white plates, mostly photographs, some of them rare. 354 pages, with index of Souther New England Shipwrecks. Folded map of Boston Harbor and Massachusetts Bay including Cape Cod and Cape Ann is in perfect condition (laid in). Jacket is clean (slightly age-toned), with small chip at base of spine and very shallow chipping at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023105

Price: 40.00 USD
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The Outer Lands: A Natural History Guideto Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Block Island and Long Island, Sterling, Dorothy
54 The Outer Lands: A Natural History Guideto Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Block Island and Long Island
Sterling, Dorothy
New York The Natural History Press 1967 Second Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Winifred Lubell, Illustrator 
Very clean color illustrated cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean map illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 189 pgs. with illustrations by Winifred Lubell. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, corner price clip to front inside flap, horizontal wrinkle to top rear edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Ideal book for both the naturalist and non-naturalist to carry on a walk and to thumb through, to find a picture of what we see, and to read a simple and clearly written definition and description of the plants and animals of Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket, Block Island, and Long Island--the Outer Lands. 8vo. Natural History. 015359

Price: 15.00 USD
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My Own Cape Cod, Taber, Gladys
55 My Own Cape Cod
Taber, Gladys
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott 1971 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page in original unclipped jacket, review slip and author's biography from publisher laid in. Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Tiny bit of fading to top edges. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages are clean with clean green endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 251 pp. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Dustjacket is unchipped, has a few tiny closed edge tears, not price clipped (5.95 on front inside flap), just a whisper of age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019888

Price: 75.00 USD
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The Strength of the Hills, Thane, Elswyth
56 The Strength of the Hills
Thane, Elswyth
Chappaqua, NY Christian Herald Books 1976 0915684063 / 9780915684069 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean book in original unclipped dust jacket. Deep green faux leather boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean green endpapers. Small neat previous owner ink-stamp at top of title page. No other marks. 219 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, very slight fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023894

Price: 12.00 USD
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Quick Tunes and Good Times, Tolman, Newton F.
57 Quick Tunes and Good Times
Tolman, Newton F.
New Hampshire William L. Bauhan 1972 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, SIGNED by author, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean rust brown cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine, small silver musical notes on cover. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean, with clean gold endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "For Rich Castner - Very Cordially, Newt Tolman - Jan. 1973." Two copies of book review laid in. 109 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, one tiny closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Authentic New England Square Dance Music and Stories of its Players. A light-hearted guide to jigs, reels, rants, planxtys, and other little-known New England folk music. 023564

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Autumn Loiterers, Towne, Charles Hanson
58 Autumn Loiterers
Towne, Charles Hanson
New York George H. Doran 1917 Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket Thomas Fogarty, Illustrator 
Clean dark green cloth boards with clean, unchipped paste-on illustration on the cover with stamped gold lettering; stamped gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with illustrated endpapers; some light foxing to a few pages. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated by Thomas Fogarty. 129 pages. Dust jacket has very light soiling, edge and corner chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024336

Price: 20.00 USD
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Wild Brother - Strangest of True Stories from the North Woods, Underwood, William Lyman
59 Wild Brother - Strangest of True Stories from the North Woods
Underwood, William Lyman
Boston Atlantic Monthly Press 1922 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Beautiful wood veneer hardcover book with clean beige cloth spine, and original publisher's pamphlet about the book laid in. Unworn, unchipped illustrated paper label on cover, green lettering on cloth spine. Clean, with a few small spots of wear to board edges, no wear to spine. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, endpapers intact. Illustrated with wonderful black and white photographs. 140 pages. Unusual and beautiful book about life in the Maine woods and a bear who was raised from a cub. 026992

Price: 75.00 USD
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60 Exploring New England Shores: A Beachcomber's Handbook
Waters, John F.
Lexington, Mass. Stone Wall Press 1974 0-913276-09-X / 9780913276099 First 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

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