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SNOW, Edward Rowe. Marine Mysteries and Dramatic Disasters of New England .New York: Dodd, Mead, (1976). First American Printing. Pp. (2),[i]-x,(2),[ 1]-238,(4), + 16 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with black lettering to spine. Contents: Part I: Along the Waterfront: 1. The Brink's Holdup; 2. The Molasses Disaster; 3. The Pickwick Club Collapse. Part II: From Massachusetts to Maine: 1. The Lawrence Mill Disaster; 2. America's First Revolution; 3. Moll Pitcher; 4. Fanny Campbell, Who Loved and Won; 5. Nancy's Brook; 6. A Clambake; 7. Jamieson, the Good Pirate; 8. The Haunted Schoolhouse; 9. Two Unbelievable Discoveries at Sea; 10. Nungesser and Coli; 11. Sharks; 12. Dark Days in New England. Part III: At Sea: 1. The Fairfax-Pinthis Disaster; 2. The Loss of the Royal Tar; 3. The Walker Expedition; 4. The Storm of October 1804; 5. The Nancy; 6. A Strange Premonition, or the Loss of the Rum Chaser CG 238; 7. The Active and the Betsy; 8. The Sloop Trumbull; 9. Longfellow and the Hesperus; 10. St. Elmo's Fire; 11. Forbes and the Europa. Vg in clean, crisp, unclipped dj. 25.00
Title: Marine Mysteries and Dramatic Disasters of New England. 1st US in dj.
Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1976, ISBN:0396073786:
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