Quantity: 2 available
(Colonial Society of Massachusetts). Seafaring in Colonial Massachusetts : A Conference Held by The Colonial Society of Massachusetts November 21 and 22, 1975. Boston : The Colonial Society of Massachusetts, 1980. First Edition. Printed at the Anthoensen Press, Portland, Maine. Pp (4),v-xvii,(3),3-240,(2) + frontispiece,  pages of plates. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt circular device to front board.
Publications of The Colonial Society of Massachusetts, Volume 52.
Foreword by Frederick S. Allis, Jr.;
Introduction by Philip Chadwick Foster Smith
"Vessel Types of Colonial Massachusetts" by William Avery Baker (pp.3-29);
"Abraham Browne's Captivity by the Barbary Pirates, 1655" by Stephen T. Riley (pp.31-42);
"Guarding the New England Coast: The Naval Career of Cyprian Southack" by Sinclair Hitchings (pp.43-65);
"The Colonial Charting of the Massachusetts Coast" by William P. Cumming (pp.67-118);
"Des Barres' The Atlantic Neptune" by Augustus P. Loring (pp.119-130);
"The Price and Profits of Accomodation: Massachusetts - Louisbourg Trade 1713-1744" by Donald F. Chard (pp.131-151) Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 594;
"The Whale Oil Trade, 1750-1775" by Richard C. Kugler (pp.153-173);
"King George, The Massachusetts Province Ship, 1757-1763: A Survey" by Philip Chadwick Foster Smith (pp.175-198);
"Smuggling, the Navy, and the Customs Service, 1763-1772" by Joseph R. Frese, S.J. (pp.199-212).
Very good in dustjacket. 60.00
Title: Seafaring in Colonial Massachusetts : A Conference Held by The Colonial Society of Massachusetts November 21 and 22, 1975. in dj.
Publisher: Colonial Society of Massachusetts, 1980,: 1980
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 38188
Keywords: NAUTICAL NAVAL MERCANTILE MERCANTILE MERCHANT AMERICAN HISTORY UNITED STATES MASSACHUSETTS NOVA SCOTIA CAPE BRETON WHALING LOUISBOURG CARTOGRAPHY HYDROGRAPHY CHARTS CARTOGRAPHIC HYDROGRAPHIC MAPS SHIPPING,