CUSHING, Eileen C. By Fundy's Tides. N.pl.: n.p., n.d. [WorldCat gives 1945]. No printer given. First Edition. Pp. 47,(3) + photo frontispiece of the Kennebecasis River. Illustrated. Small 8vo, stapled tan card covers, brown decoration and lettering to front.
Not in Watters, Morley, Rhodenizer, or Laugher.
Eileen Christine Cushing (b. August 13, 1893, Saint John, New Brunswick).
Twelve short works, covering various topics including stone carvings and the Martello Tower in Saint John, NB, in addition to Autumn along the Saint John River. Most first appeared in the Times Globe and one in the Telegraph-Journal.
Martello Tower: Historic in Construction, Has Wealth of Early Saint John History The Silver Horde [on fishermen and fisheries] Saint John Streets Linked with Great Names in History, Stone Carvings : Tour of Saint John Streets Shows Surprising Things Signs: Here's a Little of Their History; Few Old-Timers Remain Here The Mills That Lie Idle [on saw mills vis-a-vis shipbuilding] Autumn: Its Glories, Beauties, Joys Along the Saint John River Wild Ducks The Old Burial Ground Birds Find Refuge in God's Acre [Fernhill Cemetery] An Old English Custom, the Lich-gate Along the Kennebecasis
Small brown spot to rear cover, else very good indeed. Uncommon. NOTE: Shipping will be less for this slim item. 50.00