Maritime History of Massachusetts. 4th US no dj

By: MORISON, Samuel Eliot

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MORISON, Samuel Eliot. The Maritime History of Massachusetts 1783-1860. With Illustrations. Bos./N.Y.: Houghton Mifflin Co., [February 1923]. Fourth Impression. Pp. (10),xi-xv,(3),1-401,(1), frontis., + 47 leaves of plates. Illustrated. Map endpapers. 8vo, blue cloth with white illustration of a sailing ship to front, white lettering to front and spine. Chapters : 1. Coastand Sea; 2. The Colonial Background, 1602-1760; 3. Revolution and Reconstr uction, 1760-1788; 4. Pioneers of the Pacific, 1784-1792; 5. The Northwest Fur Trade, 1788-1812; 6. The Canton Market, 1784-1812; 7. The Salem East Indies, 1790-1812; 8. Ships and Seamen, 1790-1812; 9. Merchants and Mansions,1782-1812; 10. The Sacred Codfish, 1784-1812; 11. Newburyport and Nantucke t, 1790-1812; 12. Federalism and Neutral Trade, 1789-1807; 13. Embargo and War, 1807-1815; 14. The Passing of Salem, 1815-1845; 15. The Hub of the Universe, 1830-1845 [Boston]; 16. Ships and Seamen in Southern Seas, 1820-1848; 17. China and the East Indies, 1820-1850; 18. Mediterranean and Baltic, 1820-1850; 19. Cape Cod and Cape Ann, 1820-1860; 20. The Whalers, 1815-1860;21. Oh! California; 22. The Clipper Ship, 1850-1854; 23. Conclusion, 1857- 1860. With Supplement of Letters, appendix, bibliography and index. Spine and left-hand portion of front board dampsoiled, light spotting to top edge,else vg. 75.00

Title: Maritime History of Massachusetts. 4th US no dj

Author Name: MORISON, Samuel Eliot

Categories: 69,

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, 1923,:

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