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Ocean Voices an Anthology of Ocean Poems

By Everett Hoagland; Pablo Neruda; Walt Whitman; Askia Toure; Mary Oliver; David Densmore; Laurie Robertson-Lorant; Amiri Baraka

New Bedford: Spinner Publications, 2013 Like New!. First Edition. Soft Cover. As New/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.99

The Making of Nantucket Family lives and Fortunes in the Nineteenth Century

By Everett U. Crosby

New Bedford: Spinner Publications, 2018 A new perspective on Nantucket's history and the people who forged its future. Like new.. First Edition. Soft Cover. As New/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$39.99

The Man Who Lived Among the Cannibals

By Laurie Robertson-Lorant

New Bedford: Spinner Publications, 2005 Poems in the voice of Herman Melville.. First Edition. Soft Cover. As New/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.99

Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: An American Slave, Written by Himself (John Harvard Library, Belknap Press)
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Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: An American Slave, Written by Himself (John Harvard Library, Belknap Press)

By Frederick Douglass

Cambridge: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1988 Edited by Benjamin Quarles.. Later Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.99

Hard knocks: An Azorean American odyssey : memoir

By Francisco Cota Fagundes

Providence: Distributed by Luso-Brazilian Books, 2000 Signed and inscribed by the author in Portuguese on the front endpaper, tight and clean, very scarce.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$34.99

Rise to Be A People: A Biography of Paul Cuffe (Blacks in the New World)

By Lamont D. Thomas

Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1986 Paul Cuffe had his roots in New Bedford, MA, a devout Quaker and political activist.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$39.99

The Clock That talks and What it Tells

By Gardner, Will

Nantucket, MA: Whaling Museum Publications, 1954 A portrait story of the maker, Walter Folger, astronomer, mathematician, lawyer & judge, philosopher, clockmaker. DJ unclipped, unfaded, tight and clean, no internal marks or imprints. Signed by the author on the title page, not inscribed to anyone. Laid in loosely is a publisher's sheet advertising two other books by the author.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$49.99

A Trip Around Buzzards Bay Shores

By Perry, E.G.

Taunton MA: Bourne Historic Commission, 1976 Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering, Buzzards Bay map endpapers, hundreds of historical narratives and illustrations/B&W photos throughout. 400 pages. Scarce. First Thus. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$99.99

Shallow Graves the Hunt for the New Bedford Highway Serial Killer

By Boyle, Maureen

New York: Fore Edge, 2017 Signed by the author on the title page, not inscribed to anyone. In 1988 nine women were strangled and left to die along the highways circling New Bedford, MA, the crimes are unsolved.. Signed by Author. Later Printing. Soft Cover. As New/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$39.99

Wooden Boats
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Wooden Boats

By Ruhlman, Michael

New York: Viking, 2001 In pursuit of the perfect craft at an American boatyard. DJ unclipped.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Nathaniel Benjamin. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.99

Intergrity, a Life in Boats Vol 3

By Howland, Waldo

Mystic Ct: Mystic Seaport Museum, 2004 The third and final volume of Howland's sailing autobiography, published after his death in 1998. He was the originator of the Concordia Yawl. Pete Culler designed Integrity.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$129.99

A Life in Boats, the Concordia Years
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A Life in Boats, the Concordia Years

By Howland, Waldo

Mystic Ct: Mystic Seaport Museum, 1988 The second volume of a sailing autobiography, signed "Padanaram, May 1988," the year of publication. " Padanaram" is in South Dartmouth, MA the author's home and home of the Concordia Company a total of 103 Concordia Yawls were built with the most famous probably "Java." Blue cloth boards, bright gilt lettering. Very Scarce! Especially signed.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG+. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$189.99

The Witch of Wall Street, Hetty Green

By Sparkes, Boyden and Moore, Samuel Taylor

Garden City , NY: Doubleday, Doran, 1935 This edition dated 1935. The boards retain the original green with only minor fading to the front board. The top stain is near perfect, dark green. Illustrated with photos. The very scarce dustjacket is slightly worn with very minor chipping at the spine ends. Hetty Green of New Bedford, MA left an estate of $100m and not one cent to charity. The perfect gift for your broker. Included with the book is a newspaper article from BowSprit dated Feb. 9, 1986 by Everett S. Allen, also an author about Hetty Green and her elusive ways with reporters. Allen was a reporter for the New Bedford Standard Times who also wrote "A Wind to Shake the World" about the massive hurricane of 1938.. Later Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$139.99

In Search of Ellen Marie

By Spaulding, Rachel Rowley

Bloomington, IN: Archway Publishing, 2014 Inscribed and signed "Rachel" on the title page.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.99

Shade a Tale of Two Presidents

By Souza, Pete

New York: Little Brown, 2018 The author was President Obama's official photographer. He is from New Bedford Massachusetts with deep roots in the area and his Portuguese heritage. He grew up in South Dartmouth, MA. New, unread, very scarce signed. True forst edition with the full and correct number string on the copyright page in the rear. Stated First Edition.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.99

The American Thread Company Stock Certificate

By Colonel E. H. R. Green

State of New Jersey, 1916 Offered here is a very fine original stock certificate for 100 Shares of The American Thread Company of NJ, in the name of Edward H. R. Green issued on Sep. 7, 1916, which was the year of his mother's death. The shares were sold on Feb. 11th, 1938. The document measures approx. 9x11 inches. Green was the son of Hetty Green, the Witch of Wall Street, who grew up in New Bedford, MA, late of NYC and Vermont. Colonel Green as he was known owned a mansion at Round Hill, in South Dartmouth, MA and was a very eccentric character and wealthy man who installed an air strip on the grounds of his mansion where Charles Lindbergh once landed. Included with this rare stock certificate is a unused sturdy cardboard like book mark approx 4x6" given to him by Harmer, Rooke & Co. the firm that dealt with his world famous stamp and coin collections. A library drawing, EHR Green and compliments of Harmer, Rooke and Co is printed on the book plate which is unused. Photos of both upon request, very scare, rare and unique. . Fine/No Jacket.

$349.99

The Trial of Lizzie Borden

By Robertson, Cara

New York: Simon & Schuster, 2019 Both Borden parents were murdered in their home in Fall River, MA in 1892. Lizzie was found innocent and the murder never solved. Reveals the American Soul at the end of the 19th century.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$28.99

Tower of Strength a History of Fort Phoenix Fairhaven, Massachusetts

By Bernard, Donald R.

New Bedford: Reynolds Dewalt, 1975 Limited edition of 500 as stated on the copyright page, this one not numbered. Signed by the author and dated 1987. Blue marker blemish to the title page, otherwise tight and clean. By the author of another Fairhaven related book, The Life and Times of John Manjiro.. Signed by Author. First Edition Limited Issue. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$149.99

Ruthless River Love & Survival By Raft on the Amazon's Relentless Madre De Diios

By Fitzgerald, Holly

New York: Vintage, 2017 The author's debut book, a true story of the couple's honeymoon trip gone awry. The author and her husband live in South Dartmouth, MA. Signed by the author, not inscribed.. Signed by Author. Second Printing. Soft Cover. As New/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$34.99

Brilliant Beacons a History of the American Lighthouse

By Dolin, Eric Jay

New York: Liveright, 2016 Signed by the author on the title page, not inscribed to anyone. True first edition with the full and correct number string on the copyright page. Photos and illustrations throughout. By the author of Leviathan. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Fine/Very Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$44.99

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