Seafaring in Colonial Massachusetts : A Conference Held by The Colonial Society of Massachusetts November 21 and 22, 1975. in dj.


(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, [56] 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.

Contents :
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).

With index.

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.

Author Name: Colonial Society of Massachusetts) SMITH, Philip Chadwick Foster. BAKER, William Avery. RILEY, Stephen T.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Colonial Society of Massachusetts, 1980,: 1980

Seller ID: 38188

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