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    Historic Nantucket, April 1967 Vol. 14 No. 4 by Crosby, A. Morris (editor)

    Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Historical Assoc. Very Good; Pictorial cover; stapled booklet, light foxing; 31 pages.. 1967. First Edition; 1st Printing. Paperback. Includes The Haulover, Was Nantucket Ever Forested? By Bassett Jones, Diary of William C. Folger edited by Nancy S. Adams; ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 31 pages .


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    Historic Nantucket, Jan 1986 Vol. 33 No. 3 by Stackpole, Edouard A. (editor)

    Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Historical Assoc. Very Good; Pictorial cover; stapled booklet.. 1986. First Edition; 1st Printing. Paperback. Includes The Restoration of the Schooner Bowdoin by Renny A Stackpole, Wintertime by Eleanor Dixson Glidden, The Nantucket Skipper by James T Field, Ebenezer Porter Mason by Dr Dorrit Hoffleit, The Romantic Whaleman - Artist, Jacob Ray, Logbook Keeper of the Edward Cary by Edouard A Stackpole. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 31 pages .


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    Changing Landscapes A Pictorial Field Guide to a Century of Change on Nantucket by Dunwiddie, Peter W

    Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Conservation Foundation and Others. Very Good; Pictorial paperback, minor scuffs on cover; clean pages; tight . binding; black and white photographs; published in conjunction with an . exhibit in 1992-93; 48 pages.. 1992. First Edition; 1st Printing. Paperback. A series of comparative photographs from the late 19th century and the end of the 20th century. ; B&W Photographs; Oblong 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 47 pages .


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    Nantucket: a History for Kids by Pullman, Patricia

    Nantucket, MA: Gray Lady Books. As New; Clean pages; tight binding; SIGNED by author with dedication on . title page;. 1988. First Edition; 1st Printing. Paperback. This history is informative, entertainng, and presents legends and lifestyles or interest to young people and ther parents. ; Trade PB; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 172 pages; Signed by Author .


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    Guide to Martha's Vineyard by Burroughs, Polly

    Chester, CT: Globe Pequot Press. Very Good; Pictorial paperback; clean pages and illustrations; tight . binding.. 1981. Second Revised Edition; 1st Printing. Paperback. 0871069571 . Dated, but still a wonderful introduction to the island and Meg Taylor's illustrations are a real bonus! ! ; B&W Illustrations; Oblong 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 93 pages .


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    Nantucket Island by Gambee, Robert

    New York: Hastings House, 1974. Second edition [1974], signed by the author on the half-title. Very good in lightly worn dustjacket. An illustrated tour of Nantucket through the evocative photographs of Robert Gambee - more than two hundred of them, in black and white. Pictorial laminated boards, 192 pages, printed dustjacket. The book looks and feels nearly new, with no names or other markings, some foxing to the final page, a bit of edge fading to the blue endpapers. The mylar protected dustjacket is priceclipped and has a few short closed tears to the rear panel but no paper loss, some light soil. . Signed by the Author. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


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    The Decorative Arts and Crafts of Nantucket by Carpenter, Charles H. Jr. ; Mary Grace Carpenter

    New York: Dodd Mead. Fine in Very Good- dust jacket; Gray hardcover with light blue cloth spine . and gilt titles; DJ, small tear on front panel; clean pages; tight . binding; color and black and white photographs and illustrations.. 1987. First Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0396084885 . A wealth of information and photographs of Nantucket creativity; Color Photographs; 257 pages .


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    The Nantucket Way by Andre R. Sigourney; Robert F. Mooney

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 1980. Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.


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    Sheep, Moors and Sea by Williams, Alice Cary

    New York: Vantage. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Maroon cloth hardcover with silver . titles; DJ light shelf wear; clean pages; tight binding.. 1967. First Edition; 2nd Printing. Hardcover. A story set in the early part of the 20th century on Nantucket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 212 pages .


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    Lugging Vegetables to Nantucket by Klappert, Peter

    New Haven, CT: Yale University Press. Very Good; Pictorial paperback, scuffed; clean pages; tight binding.. 1971. First Edition; 2nd Printing. Hardcover. 0300014538 . Yale Series of Younger Poets Series; Vol. 66; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 67 pages .


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    The Mutiny on the Whale Ship Globe by Stackpole, Edouard A

    Nantucket, MA: Privately Printed. Very Good; Pictorial paperback; spine sunned; SIGNED by author on title . page; clean pages; tight binding; illustrated.. 1981. First Edition; 1st Printing. Paperback. There are broader studies of these events, but Stackpole was as well an informed historian as one would want to tell this tale. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 68 pages; Signed by Author .


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    The Soul of an Island by Merton, Mimi

    Nantucket, MA: White Caps Press. New in New dust jacket; White cloth hardcover with gilt titles; This is a . new book; clean pages; tight binding; SIGNED by author.. 1999. First Edition; 2nd Printing. Hardcover. 0967523974 . Black and white photography and poetry of Nantucket. ; B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 170 pages; Signed by Author .


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    Benny Cleveland's Job by Egan, Bud and Bob Mooney (editors)

    Nantucket, MA: Mill Hill Press. New; Clean pages; illustrated.. 1988. First Edition; 1st Printing. Staplebound Wraps. Pictorial pamphlet of Joseph A. Campbell's original 1910 poem along with several other poetic contributions by 20th century Nantucketers; Benny Cleveland's famous ad in the Inquirer and Mirror offering to "sleep at the homes of timid ladies on stormy nights for fifteen cents a night, or two nights for a quarter" shows Nantucket has no shortage of great historical characters and a history of entrepreneurial spirit. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 18 pages .


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    Nantucket Magazine, Aug-Sep 1974 by Lancaster, Paul (editor)

    Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Magazine. Fine; Stiff covers, stapled binding.. 1974. First Edition; 1st Printing. Paperback. A fine copy of an early issue of this locally designed and published magazine filled with black and white photographs and illustrations. Some of the articles are: "Seeking Out the Scallop" by Peter M. Wilson; "Past and Present Architectural Restoration" by Clay Lancaster; "Starting at the Bottom of the Ladder: from Ad Man to Carpenter" by Alan Brown; "Life by the Beautiful Sea Seventy Years Ago: Pictures of early 'Sconset vacationers". ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 47 pages .


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    The Last Dirt Road by Chuckrow, Robert

    Nantucket, MA: Privately Printed. Very Good; Gray hardcover with blue cloth spine and gilt titles, sunned . line at top of front board; clean pages; tight binding.. 1992. Limited Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 1 of 300 presentation copies; Poems were written in 1991 and 1992 in Nantucket and in The Plains, Virginia. ; 51 pages .


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    Historic Nantucket, April 1963 Vol. 10 No. 4 by Crosby, A Morris (editor)

    Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Historical Assoc. Very Good; Pictorial cover; stapled booklet, circle stain on front cover.. 1963. First Edition; 1st Printing. Paperback. Includes A Tale of Two Organs by editor, Some Historic Notes on the Organs by Barbara J Owen, Henry Coffin Carlisle's History Recording Project by W Ripley Nelson, part two of Nantucket in Portage County, Ohio by Edgar L McCormick, continuation of the Diary of William C Folger edited by Nancy S Adams. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 43 pages .


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    The Nantucket Restaurants Cookbook : Menus & Recipes from the Faraway Isle by Clark, Melissa and Samara Farber Mormar

    New York: Villard. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Red hardcover with light blue spine . and gilt titles; SIGNED by Co-Author Samara Farber Mormar and Photographer . Cary Hazlegrove on half title page.. 2001. First edition, as stated; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0375504249 . If you can't come to Nantucket to dine at one of our great restaurants, then this is the next best thing. Several of the restaurants featured have either closed or changed owners, so this is now a book of current and historic restaurant offerings. Descriptions of chefs, restaurants, dishes and the creative flavors of Nantucket Island. ; Color Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 245 pages; Signed by Author & Illustrator .


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    Historic Nantucket, Oct 1964 Vol. 12 No. 2 by Crosby, A Morris (editor)

    Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Historical Assoc. Very Good; Pictorial cover; stapled booklet.. 1964. First Edition; 1st Printing. Paperback. includes Annual Report of the President, k Archaeology and History by Berhard H Stockley, Island Education That Was by Franklin Folger Webstger, continuation of the Diary of William C Folger edited by Nancy S Adams; ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 31 pages .


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    Early Nantucket and its Whale Houses by Forman, Henry Chandlee

    New York: Hastings House. Very Good in Poor dust jacket; Light blue cloth hardcover decorated on . front board with line drawing of whale and black spine titles; dust jacket . worn, chipped and small pieces missing (now in mylar) ; author's name . misspelled (Foreman) on title page; clean pages; tight binding;. 1966. First Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. With numerous detailed drawings and historic photographs, Forman describes early life on Nantucket, but the real heart of this book is his loving and careful description of early 'Sconset, which he calls the most unique village in late 18th century America. ; B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 291 pages .


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    A Grain of Mustard Seed by Shurrocks, Alice Albertson

    New Bedford, MA: Reynolds-Dewalt. Very Good; Blue cloth hardcover with gilt titles, clean pages and . illustrations; tight binding.. 1958. First Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. A sequel to Nantucket Wildflowers contains two hundred representatives of sixty-two well known botanical families prevalent on the Island of Nantucket, their legends and uses; index. ; B&W Illustrations; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 245 pages; Signed by Author .


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    Historic Nantucket, April 1966 Vol. 13 No. 4 by Crosby, A. Morris (editor)

    Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Historical Assoc. Very Good; Pictorial cover; stapled booklet; 31 pages.. 1966. First Edition; 1st Printing. Paperback. includes The Massachusetts Humane Society on Nantucket; Diary of William C Folger edited by Nancy S. Adams. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 31 pages .


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    Plants of Nantucket by Mackeever, Frank C

    Amherst, MA: Univ of Massachusetts Press. Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Beige cloth hardcover with black spine . titles; DJ chipped with small tears at edges; clean pages; tight binding; . index; 132 pages; published posthumously and edited by Mr Ahles.. 1968. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Edited by Harry E Ahles; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 132 pages .


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    On Bethel Ridge by Austin, Phil

    Santa Fe, NM: Sherman Asher. New; Pictorial hardcover; no dust jacket as issued; clean pages; tight . binding; ribbon bookmark.. 1998. First Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 1890932035 . A Christmas fable about love and family by Nantucket resident Phil Austin. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 142 pages .


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