Legends of the New England Coast. 1st in dj.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $35.00

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SNOW, Edward Rowe. Legends of the New England Coast. Illustrated. NY.: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1957. First Printing. Pp (6),vii-xiv,(3),1-268,(2) + [16] pp of plates. 8vo, yellow-green cloth. Another collection by New England's master storyteller Edward Rowe Snow. Chapters : 1. Andrea Doria (pp.1-21); 2. Our First Naval Battle; 3. Phantom Ships of New England; 4. Lithobolia, of the Stone-Throwing Devil; 5. Jonathan Moulton and the Devil; 6. A Real New Hampshire Witch; 7. Ocean Born Mary; 8. Pocahontas or Enewa?; 9. The Unwed Maid of Marblehead; 10. Putnam, the Incredible [Israel Putnam]; 11. The Mantle of Death; 12. New England Mermaids and Mermen; 13. Wampoa, Chieftain ofthe Massachusetts; 14. Hanging the Wrong Man on Purpose; 15. Threnodia; 16 . A Million Dollar Gamble [the 1956 salvage of the Italian ship Etrusco, built originally as a Canadian Liberty Ship]; 17. The Minerva at Marshfield; 18. The Legend of the Norton [the fishing schooner Edward H. Norton]; 19. AFamous Galleon of 1616; 20. Incident at Clarke's Island, or America's Firs t Real Thanksgiving; 21. The Legend of White Horse Rock; 22. The Saga of the Sparrow-Hawk; 23. The Legend of Scargo Lake; 24. A Miracle of the Sea; 25. Grand Manan; 26. The Gaspée, or What Really Happened at Namquit Point; 27. A Newport Pirate [Thomas Tew]; 28. Labden's Leap; 29. The Holocaust of Long Island Sound [the side-wheeler Lexington in 1840]. Signed by Snow. Near fine in lightly worn, price-clipped dj. 35.00

Title: Legends of the New England Coast. 1st in dj.

Author Name: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Categories: 67,

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1957,:

Seller ID: 74712

Keywords: NAUTICAL NEW ENGLAND UNITED STATES SIGNED FOLKLORE AMERICAN HISTORY,