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Famous New England Lighthouses.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Yankee Pub. Co., Boston, 1945,:

Seller ID: 55210


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Famous New England Lighthouses. Boston : Yankee Pub. Co., (1945). Pp. 457, colour frontispiece, including plates. 8vo, purple cloth. Edward Rowe Snow (b. August 22, 1902 Winthrop, Massachusetts - d. April 10, 1982 Boston). A look at the history of many of New England's lighthouses. A map of New England's lighthouses, from Larry O'Toole's "The Famous Lighthouses of New England" is laid in at front. Spine sunned with some spotting, else very good. 50.00 View more info

Romance of Casco Bay. 1st in dj.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead and Company, New York, 1975, ISBN:0396072143:

Seller ID: 55109


SNOW, Edward Rowe. The Romance of Casco Bay. New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, (1975). First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-x,(2),3-278 + 16 p. of plates. 8vo,green cloth. Edward Rowe Snow (b. August 22, 1902 Winthrop, Massachusetts - d. April 10, 1982 Boston). Cassell 1810. A collection of anecdotes about "Indian wars, shipwrecks, pirates, and sea battles" from the Casco Bay areaof the Maine coast. Part I : Lighthouses and Forts. 1. Portland Head Light ; 2. The Cape Elizabeth Lights; 3. Halfway Rock Light; 4. Forts and Garrisons of Casco Bay; 5. Fort Gorges; 6. House Island and Fort Scammell. ... View more info

Cruising the Massachusetts Coast.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Yankee Publishing, 1945,:

Seller ID: 70125


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Cruising the Massachusetts Coast. Boston: Yankee Publishing Co., (1945). Pp 64. Illustrated. 8vo, spiral bound card covers. Not in Toy. Sunned, else vg. 30.00 View more info

True Tales of Terrible Shipwrecks. 1st US in dj.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1963,:

Seller ID: 75192


SNOW, Edward Rowe. True Tales of Terrible Shipwrecks . New York: Dodd, Mead& Company, (1963). First American Edition. Pp. [i]-xi,(1),[1]-239,(5), + 1 6 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, yellow cloth with red lettering to spine.Contents: 1. Treasure in Boston Bay; 2. The Circus Ship and Its Treasure; 3. The Treasure Ship Central America; 4. The Watch and Wait; 5. The Immigrant Ship Saint John; 6. The City of Columbus; 7. The Steamer Portland; 8. The Monomoy Disaster; 9. The Larchmont Disaster; 10. The Phoenix; 11. The Atlantic; 12. Loss of the Indiaman Kent; 13. Eaten by Sharks; 14. Collins, theG... View more info

Marine Mysteries and Dramatic Disasters of New England. 1st US in dj.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1976, ISBN:0396073786:

Seller ID: 75191


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 School... View more info

Lighthouses of New England: 1716-1973. 1st printing in dj

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1973, ISBN:0396068278:

Seller ID: 67132


SNOW, Edward Rowe. The Lighthouses of New England : 1716-1973. Illustrated.New York: Dodd, Mead and Co., (1973). [First Printing thus]. Pp (6),vii-xv ii,(3),3-363,(3), + 16 p. of plates. 8vo, blue-green cloth. Part I. Lighthouses of Maine. 1. Matinicus Rock Light; 2. Mount Desert Rock; 3. West Quoddy, Moose Peak, and Libby Islands Lights; 4. Petit Manan Light; 5. Saddleback Light; 8. Monhegan Island Light; 9. Pemaquid Point; 10. Hendrick's Head Light; 11. Seguin Light; 12. Halfway Rock Light; 13. Portland Head Light; 14. Cape Elizabeth Light; 15. Cape Neddick Nubble; 16. Boon Island; 17. Other... View more info

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

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $50.00

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

Seller ID: 66162


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 Man... View more info

Islands of Boston Harbor, 1630-1971. in dustjacket.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1971,:

Seller ID: 24705


SNOW, Edward Rowe. The Islands of Boston Harbor, 1630-1971. New York : Dodd, Mead, (1971). Pp (6),vii-xiv,1- 274 + 16 pages of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Edward Rowe Snow (b. August 22, 1902 Winthrop, Massachusetts - d. April 10, 1982 Boston). Includes much on the lighthouses. Chapters: 1. George's Island - Fort Warren; 2. Boston Light; 3. Castle Island; 4. Nix's Mate and Bird Islands; 5. Thompson's island; 6. Islands along the Back Channel; 7. Governor's, Apple, and Snake Islands; 8. Rainsford's, Gallop's and Lovell's Islands; 9. Noddle's and Hog Islands; 10. Peddock's Island and Hingham Bay; 1... View more info

Mysterious Tales of the New England Coast. in dj.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1966,:

Seller ID: 74793


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Mysterious Tales of the New England Coast . NY: Dodd, Mead, 1966. Pp. [i]-x, 1-310. (16) pages of illustrations. 8vo, blue cloth. Vg in dj. 20.00 View more info

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

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $35.00

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

Seller ID: 74712


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 Man... View more info

Boston Bay Mysteries and Other Tales. First Edition in dustjacket

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $25.00

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

Seller ID: 31605


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 s... View more info

Great Sea Rescues and Tales of Survival. 1st in poor dj.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead and Company, New York, 1958,:

Seller ID: 75348


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Great Sea Rescues and Tales of Survival . New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1958. First American Printing. Pp. [i]-xiv,(2),1-268,(4), + 16 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth with silver lettering to spine. Contents: 1. The Adventures of Captain Roberts; 2. The Fleet of Lord Anson; 3. A Remarkable Preservation; 4. The Polar Robinson Crusoe; 5. Mistaken for Captain Bligh; 6. St. Helena's Six Deserters; 7. The Loss of theLittle Patty; 8. The Loss of the Essex; 9. Mocha Dick, the White Whale of the Pacific; 10. Henry Clarke's Escape; 11. Mate Tallman's Unbelievable Esca... View more info

New England Sea Tragedies. 1st US in dj.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead and Company, New York, 1960,:

Seller ID: 75342


SNOW, Edward Rowe. New England Sea Tragedies . New York : Dodd, Mead and Company, 1960. First American Printing. Pp. [i]-ix,(1),1-310, + 16 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with silver lettering to spine. Edward Rowe Snow (b. August 22, 1902 Winthrop, Massachusetts - d. April 10, 1982 Boston). Contents: 1. Julian, the Poor Indian; 2. Colonel Winslow's Slave; 3. Famine on the Peggy; 4. Captain Woodard; 5. African Adventure; 6. The Corsairs; 7. Barbary Pirates Strike Again; 8. The Margaret Meets Diaster; 9. The Arctic; 10. Tragedy out of New Bedford; 11. A Rhode Island Pirate, Hicks; 1... View more info

Pilgrim Returns to Cape Cod. 1st US in dj.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Yankee Publishing Company, Boston, 1946,:

Seller ID: 75341


SNOW, Edward Rowe. A Pilgrim Returns to Cape Cod . Boston: Yankee Publishing Company, November 1946). First American Edition. Pp. [1]-413,(1), including colour frontis. and plates. Illustrated. Illustrated endpapers. 8vo, blue ribbed cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. Contents: 1. Provincetown, the Tip of the Cape; 2. Truro, its Hills and Highland; 3. The Town of Wellfleet; 4. Eastham and Nauset Beach; 5. The Shipwrecks and History of the Town of Orleans; 6. Brewster, the Town of Deepwater Shipmasters; 7. Dennis and Yarmouth; 8. The Shire Town of Barnstable; 9. Sandwich, Famous for ... View more info

Romance of Boston Bay

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Yankee Publishing Company, Boston, 1946,:

Seller ID: 75720


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 w... View more info

Storms and Shipwrecks of New England

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Yankee Publishing Company, Boston, 1943,:

Seller ID: 75721


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Storms and Shipwrecks of New England. Boston: Yankee Publishing Company, (1943). First edition. Pp. [15],22-338. Illustrated with 26 pages of black and white plates and coloured frontispiece. 8vo, maroon cloth covers with gold lettering to spine and front. Chapters: The Story of the Somerset; The 1635 Tempest; Cannibalism in Maine; The Pirate Ship Whidah; The Gale of 1723; The Grand Design; The General Arnold; The Frigate Erfprins; The 1786 Storm; The Triple Shipwrecks; The Storm of October 1804; The September Gale of 1815; The Loss of the Royal Tar; The Triple Hurricanes of... View more info

Supernatural Mysteries and Other Tales. 2nd US in dj.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead and Company, New York, 1974,:

Seller ID: 75351


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Supernatural Mysteries and Other Tales . New York: Dodd,Mead and Company, (1974). Second American Printing. Pp. [i]-xiv,[1]-268,(6 ), + 16 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth with black lettering tospine. Contents: Part I: The Bermuda Triangle and Other Mysteries: 1. The Bermuda Triangle; 2. Mystery of the Atalanta; 3. Lithobolia; 4. The AmherstGhost; 5. Cotton Mather and the Invisible World; 6. Phantom Ships; 7. Were They From Outer Space? Part II: Monsters from Watery Abysses: 1. Sea Monst ers: 1751 to 1848; 2. A Significant Occurrence; 3. The Sea Serpent World ofP... View more info

True Tales and Curious Legends : Dramatic Stories from the Yankee Past. 2nd US in dj.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead and Company, New York, 1969,:

Seller ID: 75346


SNOW, Edward Rowe. True Tales and Curious Legends : Dramatic Stories from the Yankee Past. New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, (1969). Second American Printing. Pp. [i]-xiii,(1),[1]-273,(1), + 16 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo,green cloth with black lettering to spine. Contents: Part I: Treasure Ches ts, Pirates, and Diver's Gold: 1. America's First Treasure Diver; 2. ThomasTew, Thoreau, and a Treasure Chest; 3. A Pirate Cartographer Who Escaped H anging. Part II: Ghosts, Fantasies, and the Devil: 1. Princess Augusta and Dolphyn; 2. The Ghost of the Murdered Minister; 3. Pirate Lee and Three Whi... View more info

New England Sea Drama. Signed

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Planograph Printing Company, Boston , 1953,:

Seller ID: 81509


SNOW, Edward Rowe. New England Sea Drama. Boston : Planograph Printing Company, (May 1953). First Printing. Pp [1]-62,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated stapled wrappers. Contents : A Tour of Boston. Governor's Island and Fort Winthrop. Castle Island. Apple Island. Thompson's Island Farm and Trade School. Spectacle Island. Long Island and Fort Strong. The Woman in Scarlet.Mary Burton 1748-1776. Deer Island and Fort Dawes. Deer Island Light. Nix' s Mate. Gallop's Island. Fort Standish on Lovell's Island. Graves Light. Cape Ann and Northern Massachusetts. Cannibalism in Maine. Fort Warren. Rains... View more info

Great Gales and Dire Disasters. First Edition in dustjacket

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1952,:

Seller ID: 20477


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Great Gales and Dire Disasters. New York : Dodd, Mead and Co., (1952). Pp (6),vii-x,(4),1-263,(3) + 16 pp of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Edward Rowe Snow (b. August 22, 1902 Winthrop, Massachusetts - d. April 10, 1982 Boston). Contents : 1. The Tragedy of the Atlantic [wrecked near Halifax in 1873]; 2. Boston's Lost Sailor; 3. America's Most Disastrous Storm; 4. A Fatal Reward; 5. The Unlucky Bride; 6. Ephraim Howe of New Haven; 7. A Long Island Shipwreck [the Circassian, 1876]; 8. Atlantic Holocausts; 9. Shipwreck, Cannibalism and a Miracle [wreck of the Tiger, 1776]; 10. The ... View more info