Island Steamers : A chronology of Steam Transport to and from the offshore islands of Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket.

By: MORRIS, Paul C. MORIN, Joseph F. TOWNE, Sumner A.

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MORRIS, Paul C., and Joseph F. MORIN. The Island Steamers : A cronology [sic] of Steam Transport to and from the offshore islands of Martha's Vineyardand Nantucket. Edited by Sumner A. Towne, Jr. Nantucket, Mass.: Nantucket Nautical Publishers, 1977. First Edition. Pp (2),[i]-ix,(1),1-196. Illustrated. Index. 4to, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. “The Island Steamers gives its readers a most comprehensive look into the saga of the steamboatswhich ran from the mainland to the islands of Martha's Vineyard and Nantuc ket. Beginning with the little Eagle, which ventured into the often rough and shallow waters of Nantucket Sound in 1818, the story continues through the launching of the newest vessel, Nantucket in 1974.” - from the dj. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES MAY APPLY DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Light wear to spine ends and corners, else very good in price-clipped dustjacket. Signed without inscription by Paul C. Morris to title page. 95.00

Title: Island Steamers : A chronology of Steam Transport to and from the offshore islands of Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket.

Author Name: MORRIS, Paul C. MORIN, Joseph F. TOWNE, Sumner A.

Categories: 77,

Publisher: Nantucket Nautical Publishers, Nantucket, Mass., 1977,:

Seller ID: 93682

Keywords: NAUTICAL MASSACHUSETTS STEAMERS STEAMBOATS STEAM UNITED STATES AMERICAN SHIPS SHIPPING HISTORY NANTUCKET,