Title: Ports of Call 1st in dj.
Publisher:  Scribner, 1967,
Seller ID: 27954
CARSE, Robert. Ports of Call. NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1967). First Edition. Pp (10), 3-344. More than 50 illustrations in the text. Large 8vo, navy cloth spine with white patterned paper-covered boards. "This absorbing book describes the origins and history of the great seaports of America. Toeach of a dozen ports Robert Carse gives a life of its own, an identity. H e also connects them in an account of the first age in American maritime history, which closed with the War of 1812." -from the dj. Castine, Portsmouth, Boston, Salem, Bristol, Newport, New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Charleston, Savannah & New Orleans. Cloth lightly rubbed, boards a tad splayed,else vg in rubbed and wrinkled dj. 50.00