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Author Name:    BLAISDELL, Paul H.

Title:   Three Centuries on Winnipesaukee. 1st US in dj.

Publisher:    The author, Concord, NH, 1936, 

Seller ID:   76398

BLAISDELL, Paul H. Three Centuries on Winnipesaukee. Concord, NH: [The author], 1936. First American Printing. Pp. [1]-77,(3), frontis., + 12 p. of plates and 1 folding map. Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to front and a blank spine. A chronicle of three hundred years of pleasure and commerce spent on New Hampshire's Lake Winnipesaukee. Contents: 1. The Beginnings of Boating in Fact and Legend; 2. The Early Steamboats; 3. The Great Railroad Rivalry; 4. The Battle Is Won; 5. Many Boats, a Few Accidents; 6. Speed Rears Its Ugly Head and Stormy Seas Arise; 7. The Pleasure Boats; 8. Contrasts. Intermittent foxing throughout (generally in proximity to the plates), else vg in nicked, lightly hinge-worn, rear-flap-tape-repaired dj. 125.00


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