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Great Storms and Famous Shipwrecks of the New England Coast. Second Editionin dustjacket.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Yankee Publishing Company, Boston, 1944,:

Seller ID: 104882


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Great Storms and Famous Shipwrecks of the New England Coast. Boston : The Yankee Publishing Company, (December 1944). Second Edition. Pp (15),22-354, including frontispiece and 26 pages of plates. Map. Index. 8vo, maroon cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and front. Edward Rowe Snow (b. August 22, 1902 Winthrop, Massachusetts - d. April 10, 1982 Boston). Chapters : 1. The Story of the Somerset; 2. The 1635 Tempest; 3. Cannibalism in Maine; 4. The Pirate Ship Whidah; 5. The Gale of 1723; 6. The Grand Design; 7. The General Arnold; 8. The Frigate Erfprins; 9. The 1786 S... View more info

Great Gales and Dire Disasters. 2nd US no dj

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1953,:

Seller ID: 89114


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Great Gales and Dire Disasters. New York: Dodd, Mead andCo., (1953). Second Printing. Pp (6),vii-x,(4),1-263,(3) + 16 pp of plates . 8vo, blue cloth. 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. TheArmada's Catastrophe [a mass shipwreck in 1711 on Egg Island off the Labra ... View more info

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

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $30.00

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

Seller ID: 87135


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.Edward Rowe Snow (b. August 22, 1902 Winthrop, Massachusetts - d. April 10 , 1982 Boston). Contents: 1. Treasure in Boston Bay; 2. The Circus Ship andIts 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 Phoeni... View more info

Vengeful Sea. 1st pr, in dj

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1956,:

Seller ID: 25106


SNOW, Edward Rowe. The Vengeful Sea. New York : Dodd, Mead and Co., [September] 1956. First Printing. Pp (4),v-xi,(1),1-307,(1) + 16 pp.photos. Maps. 8vo, light turquoise cloth. Edward Rowe Snow (b. August 22, 1902 Winthrop, Massachusetts - d. April 10, 1982 Boston). Chapters: 1. The Sea; 2. The Grosvenor; 3. The Loss of the Centaur; 4. Loss of the Packet Antelope; 5. The Halsewell in the Cavern; 6. The Strange Story of the Guardian; 7. The Lady Hobart and the Iceberg; 8. Duke of Cumberland; 9. Captain Riley [and the brig Commerce in 1815]; 10. Eliza Bradley's Suffering; 11. George Fraker [abo... View more info

Fantastic Folklore and Fact : New England Tales of Land and Sea. 5th in dj.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Co., New York, 1968,:

Seller ID: 90453


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Fantastic Folklore and Fact : New England Tales of Land and Sea. NY: Dodd, Mead and Co., (©1968). Fifth Printing. Pp. (6),vii-x,(4),3-270,(6) + 16 p. of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Part I. Strange Tales. 1. Mysteries on Georges Bank; 2. Salem's Doomed Ship [the Noah's Dove]; 3. Boston Light's Weird Woman; 4. The Lady of Greenbush; 5. Ghosts aboard the Lucy Jackson; 6. The Phantom Boat. Part II. Facts. 1. Lizzie Borden, Newburyportand Timothy Dexter; 2. An Escape from State Prison; 3. The Willey Disaster ; 4. Dr. Ball's Miraculous Escape; 5. New England Trees; 6. The Rescue of ... View more info

Great Storms and Famous Shipwrecks of the New England Coast. 2nd US in dj

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Yankee Publishing Company, Boston, 1944,:

Seller ID: 89969


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Great Storms and Famous Shipwrecks of the New England Coast. Boston : The Yankee Publishing Company, (December 1944). Second Edition. Pp (15),22-354, including frontis and 26 pages of plates. Map. Index. 8vo, maroon cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and front. Chapters : 1. The Story of the Somerset; 2. The 1635 Tempest; 3. Cannibalism in Maine; 4. The Pirate Ship Whidah; 5. The Gale of 1723; 6. The Grand Design; 7. TheGeneral Arnold; 8. The Frigate Erfprins; 9. The 1786 Storm; 10. The Triple Shipwrecks; 11. The Storm of October 1815; 12. The Loss of The Royal Tar; 1... View more info

Lighthouses of New England: 1716-1973. pbk.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1984, ISBN:0396084249:

Seller ID: 93939


SNOW, Edward Rowe. The Lighthouses of New England : 1716-1973. Illustrated.N.Y.: Dodd, Mead and Co., (1984). First Paperback Printing. Pp (6),vii-xvi i,(3),3-363,(3), + 16 p. of black and white plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue-green card covers with yellow lettering to front and spine. 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... View more info

Great Atlantic Adventures. Second Printing in dustjacket

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1970, ISBN:0396062563:

Seller ID: 74725


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Great Atlantic Adventures. New York : Dodd, Mead, (Copyright 1970). Second Printing. Pp (6),vii-xii,(4),3-272,(2) + 16 pages of plates. 8vo, green cloth. Edward Rowe Snow (b. August 22, 1902 Winthrop, Massachusetts - d. April 10, 1982 Boston). New England's most prolific and diverse popular marine writer offers another volume of salty tales: shipwrecks at Boston and Bermuda; the sinking of the Andrea Doria; the Queen Mary's sinking of HMS Curacao, etc. Part I: Boston and the Northeast. Chapters : 1. Pilgrim Rock and Plymouth Rock; 2. Mystery Man of the Neponset [Sir Christop... View more info

Mysterious Tales of the New England Coast. Hardcover in dustjacket.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1961,:

Seller ID: 109820


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Mysterious Tales of the New England Coast . NY: Dodd, Mead, 1961. Pp. (4),v-x,1-310 + (16) pages of illustrations. 8vo, blue cloth.Contents: 1. The Norsemen Enigma; 2. Dighton Rock; 3. Dungeon Rock; 4. The Double Mystery; 5. The President; 6. Minot's Light Number One and Texas To wer Number Four; 7. An Escape from Fort Warren; 8. A Mystery of the Mind; 9. The Teazer and the Horton (pp. 104-113); 10. The World's Greatest Sea Mystery [Mary Celeste]; 11. Two Who Waited in Vain; 12. An Unsolved Maine Coast Mystery; 13. Joshua Slocum (pp. 174-185); 14. Lost at Sea; 15. The Cross ... View more info

Disaster at Sea : Three Volumes in One: Marine Mysteries and Dramatic Disasters of New England; Sea Disasters and Inland Catastrophes; Pirates, Shipwrecks and Historical Chronicles. in dj.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Avenal Books, New York, 1990, ISBN:0517695111:

Seller ID: 35596


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Disaster at Sea. Three Volumes in One: Marine Mysteries and Dramatic Disasters of New England; Sea Disasters and Inland Catastrophes; Pirates, Shipwrecks and Historical Chronicles. New York : Avenal Books, (1990). First Printing. Pp (10),[3]-672,(8). . 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. Edward Rowe Snow (b. August 22, 1902 Winthrop, Massachusetts - d. April 10, 1982 Boston). An omnibus reprint edition of three of Snow's later books on American marine tragedies. Name, else very good in nickeddustjacket. 15.00 View more info

Fantastic Folklore and Fact : New England Tales of Land and Sea. in dustjacket.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Co., New York, 1968,:

Seller ID: 53092


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Fantastic Folklore and Fact : New England Tales of Land and Sea. New York : Dodd, Mead and Co., (1968). Pp. (6),vii-x,(4),3-270,(6)+ 16 pages of plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Edward Rowe Snow (b. August 22, 190 2 Winthrop, Massachusetts - d. April 10, 1982 Boston). Part I. Strange Tales. 1. Mysteries on Georges Bank; 2. Salem's Doomed Ship [the Noah's Dove]; 3. Boston Light's Weird Woman; 4. The Lady of Greenbush; 5. Ghosts aboard the Lucy Jackson; 6. The Phantom Boat. Part II. Facts. 1. Lizzie Borden, Newburyport and Timothy Dexter; 2. An Escape from State Prison; 3. The Willey ... View more info

Adventures, Blizzards, and Coastal Calamities. First Edition in dustjacket

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe SLOCUM, Joshua) DARLING, Grace ROWSON, Susanna

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1978, ISBN:0396076343:

Seller ID: 32026


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Adventures, Blizzards, and Coastal Calamities. New York : Dodd, Mead, (1978). First Printing. Pp 275 + 8 p of plates. 8vo, green cloth. Edward Rowe Snow (b. August 22, 1902 Winthrop, Massachusetts - d. April 10, 1982 Boston). Another selection of nautical prodigies and oddities selected and retold by the prolific Mr. Snow. This time including the fate ofthe Mary Celeste (pp.158-176), the appalling wreck of the White Star liner Atlantic near Halifax(pp.91-99; the history of Minot's Light (pp.57-77), J oshua Slocum (pp.100-110) and the loss of the Thomas W. Lawson (1907, pp.22... View more info

Sea Tragedies. First British Edition in dustjacket.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Alvin Redman, London, 1961,:

Seller ID: 104715


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Sea Tragedies. London: Alvin Redman, (1961). Pp. (6),vii-x,1-310. 8vo, dark grey cloth with gilt lettering to spine. 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 Pira tes Strike Again; 8. The Margaret Meets Disaster; 9. The Arctic; 10. Tragedy out of New Bedford; 11. A Rhode Island Pirate, Hicks; 12. Death of a Portland Slaver; 13. The Enigma; 14. New Englanders in Peril; 15. The Almond Bird; 16. The Fannie Bailey, a Wreck from Portland, Maine; 17. Papa, Won't Go... View more info

Women of the Sea. Snow Centennial Edition in dustjacket.

By: SNOW, Edward Rowe. D'ENTREMONT, Jeremy. BICKNELL, Dorothy Snow, foreword.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Commonwealth Editions, Beverly, MA, 2004, ISBN:1889833789:

Seller ID: 104435


SNOW, Edward Rowe. Women of the Sea. Updated by Jeremy D'Entremont. Foreword by Dorothy Snow Bicknell. Beverly, MA: Commonwealth Editions, (2004). Snow Centennial Edition. Pp. (4),v-xi,(1),1-220,(8). Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to front cover and spine. See United States Coast Guard Annotated Bibliography (1982) p.69. "Included in this lively collection are Hannah Burgess, who navigated her husband's clippership safely to port after his death; His Kai Ching, a widow who took comma nd of her husband's pirate fleet; Mrs. Jones, a Methodist missionary wh... View more info