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One Million Islands for Sale: A guide to more than one million islands for sale or for rent around the shores and in the lakes of the United States and Canada by  Robert Froman - First Edition - 1953 - from Veery Books (SKU: 000586)

One Million Islands for Sale: A guide to more than one million islands for sale or for rent around the shores and in the lakes of the United States and Canada

One Million Islands for Sale: A guide to more than one million islands for sale or for rent around the shores and in the lakes of the United States and Canada by  Robert Froman - First Edition - 1953 - from Veery Books (SKU: 000586)

One Million Islands for Sale: A guide to more than one million islands for sale or for rent around the shores and in the lakes of the United States and Canada

by Froman, Robert

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New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1953. xiv, 235 pp. Dust soiling to top of pages, and a dull spot on otherwise unspoiled front board. Dust jacket all-present with a few small tears and one-two inch reparable tear, and some rubbing. Collectible. Contents: Islands for Sale; Islands of the Maritime Provinces; Islands of Ontario and Quebec; Coastal Islands of New England; Lake Islands of New England; The Thousand Islands and Others in New York State and Southeastern Ontario; Coastal Islands from Connecticut to Virginia; South Sea Islands--North Carolina to Texas; Lake Islands of the Mid-continent; West Coast Islands; Coastal Islands of British Columbia and Alaska; Appendices: Naming Your Island; Public Lands of the United States; United States Coast and Geodetic Survey Maps; Electric Power; Boat Prices; Boat Builders; Index. Waldron Island, Washington; The author is grateful for the help of, and thanks islanders, including Hon. John Foster Dulles, of Inner Green Island, Maine; Wallace Island, British Columbia; Cook Island, Florida; Pine Island, Maine; Maine Duck Island, Ontario; Hay Island, Connecticut; Seminole Island, Ohio; Outer Spectacle Island, Maine; Liberty Island, California; St. Catherine's Island, South Carolina; Governor's Island, Connecticut. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Veery Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
000586
Title
One Million Islands for Sale: A guide to more than one million islands for sale or for rent around the shores and in the lakes of the United States and Canada
Author
Froman, Robert
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Duell, Sloan and Pearce
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1953
Keywords
Collectibles, First Editions, Travel
Bookseller catalogs
First Editions; Collectibles;

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