Boston Bay Mysteries and Other Tales. First Edition in dustjacket

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

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SNOW, Edward Rowe. Boston Bay Mysteries and Other Tales. New York : Dodd, Mead, (1977). First Printing. Pp. (12),[xi]-xii,(2),[3]-272,(2) + 16 pp of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Edward Rowe Snow (b. August 22, 1902 Winthrop, Massachusetts - d. April 10, 1982 Boston). Yet another volume of sea tales fromMr. Snow, in this instance centered in the communities surrounding Boston. Divided into 4 parts. Part I. From the Custom House. 1. Boston Harbor; 2. Marblehead's Crusoe; 3. The Fate of Sarah Meservey; 4. Legends, Apparitionsand Marvelous Events; 5. The Battle of Shirley Gut; 6. Marine Travel in Bo ston Bay;; 7. Threnodia; 8. Murder on Middle Brewster. Part II. From the Old State House. 1. The Sea; 2. Punishment; 3. The Marine Ben Franklin; 4. The Royal George. Part III. From the Boston Marine Society. 1. A Boston Captain; 2. The Volusia, Ulysses and Brutus; 3. Drifting; 4. Captain Riley; 5. The Brig Regulator. Part IV. Far and Near. 1. George Minor's Favorite Tale; 2. Trolley Car Disaster; 3. Death in the White Mountains; 4. Harvard College; 5. Richmond's Island; 6. Cape Cod Mysteries of the Sea; 7. Bunker Hill Powder; 8. Connecticut's Spanish Galleon; 9. Thomas Pound, a Pirate Paradox;10. Broadsides; 11. Sam Patch; 12. Unbelievable, Mysterious Clarence Adams ; 13. The St. Alban's Raid; 14. The Loch Ness Monster; 15. Lizzie Borden. With Index. Very good in unclipped dustjacket. 25.00

Title: Boston Bay Mysteries and Other Tales. First Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company, New York, 1977, ISBN:0396075053:

Seller ID: 31605

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