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GLOUCESTER, MASS by  Gloucester Massachusetts - First Edition - 1909 - from R & A Petrilla, ABAA, IOBA (SKU: 036789)


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by Massachusetts, Gloucester

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Gloucester: Board of Trade, 1909. First Edition. Printed Stiff Wrappers. Very Good. (84)pp on coated stock. Contains extensive text and views from photographs: History of Gloucester; The Fisheries; Gloucester's Methods of Catching Fish; Recipes for Cooking Gloucester Codfish; Gloucester Schools; Sites for Summer Residences; &c. The 35-page advertising section includes many for Gloucester codfish and mackerel, fish products, etc., some illustrated. Bound in is a foldout panorama of Gloucester harbor, image size 4.5" x 32". String-tied ivory wrappers, embossed cover title. 7" x 10" [WorldCat locates seven holdings, two in Massachusetts.].


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R & A Petrilla, ABAA, IOBA US (US)
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Massachusetts, Gloucester
Printed Stiff Wrappers
Book condition
Used - Very Good
First Edition
Board of Trade
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Date Published
travel; viewbooks; guidebooks; new england; gloucester, massachusetts; commercial fishing; architecture; photographs
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Orders are packed and shipped from our business offices in the village of Roosevelt, New Jersey, USA . Packages are dispatched as quickly and economically as we can manage, via the shipping method that you select

All items are guaranteed to be as described. Any item may be returned within ten (10) days of receipt if found to be other than as described. Please give us advance notice of any return. A returned item must reach us in the same condition as when we shipped it. Original binding, text block, bookplates and any inserted material must be intact.

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R & A Petrilla, ABAA, IOBA

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About R & A Petrilla, ABAA, IOBA

Established 1970, we are generalist antiquarian booksellers. We specialize in old and unusual books, manuscripts, and ephemera. We no longer sell at book fairs. Please see the catalogs on our website, or browse our stock for your interests. We are grateful for your orders. Thank you. -- Bob & Alison Petrilla Professional affiliations: American Antiquarian Society, ABAA, ILAB, IOBA, Library Company of Philadelphia, Philobiblon Club.


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