Romance of Boston Bay

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

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SNOW, Edward Rowe. The Romance of Boston Bay. Boston : Yankee Publishing Company, (1946). Second Edition. Pp. [17],20-319,[3]. Illustrated with black and white plates, colour frontispiece, illustrations to pastedowns and flyleaves, includes fold-out map of Boston Bay. 8vo, blue cloth cover with goldlettering to spine and front. Edward Rowe Snow (b. August 22, 1902 Winthro p, Massachusetts - d. April 10, 1982 Boston). Claflin, Edward Rowe Snow : Author, Historian, Lecturer : A Bibliography and Checklist, (2007) p.8. "Themost interesting book ever written on New England. Boston Bay, dotted with countless islands, lighthouses, and forts, has an almost unbelievable hist ory. You will find this volume packed with adventuresome tales of almost every type imaginable. From stories of real, genuine sea serpents to epic accounts of heroes of lonely lighthouses, The Romance of Boston Bay will grip your attention and hold your interest to the end. Atmosphere is by no meanslacking. Ghosts stalk through the grim corrridors of Fort Warren. Dark, da nk dungeons, mysterious subterranean passageways, hangings, duels, shipwrecks, mediaeval castles, explosions, prisoners, and international intrigue lend a strange and amazing touch to this moving account." -from the dj. Slight wear to corners and spine, else vg in edgeworn, torn, and chipped dj. 25.00

Title: Romance of Boston Bay

Author Name: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Yankee Publishing Company, Boston, 1946,:

Seller ID: 75720

Keywords: NAUTICAL BOSTON NEW ENGLAND FOLKLORE AMERICAN HISTORY UNITED STATES MASSACHUSETTS,