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cover of The Beginnings of Colonial Maine, 1602-1658

The Beginnings of Colonial Maine, 1602-1658

by Burrage, Henry S., state historian

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Published
1914
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Portland ME: Printed for the State, 1914. Hardcover. xv, 412p., illustrated with contemporary photographs, and maps and other facsimilies on lightweight paperstock. Hardbound in ribbed red cloth boards gilt, 9x6 inches, top edge gilded. Spine lettering is dim with age (and handling, though it shows little of that), endsheets clean, hinges perfectly sound, an unmarked good copy.
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cover of Letters from Professor Stuart, of Andover, Lucius M. Sargent, Esq., of Boston, Gen. Cocke, of Virginia, and Rev. Justin Edwards, D.D., on the Maine Liquor Law, addressed to the editor of the Temperance Journal

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New York: American Temperance Union, 1851. Pamphlet. 16p. pamphlet bound with thread, minor foxing. Letters in favor of Maine's Temperance movement.
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cover of Maine Peace Action Committee Newsletter [6 issues] Vol. 38-40

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2015. Newsletter. 16p., illus. & cartoons, folded newspaper brochure, in very good codnition on newsprint. Issues included: vol. 38, no 1-2 (2012-2013); vol. 39, no. 1-2 (2013-2014); vol. 40, no. 1-2 (2014-2015). Only the first issue from 1974 is listed in OCLC (10/2021). Founded in 1974, the newsletter initially addressed peace in Vietnam. The present issues reflect that lineage… Read more
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cover of History of the Discovery of Maine, by J.G. Kohl. With an appendix On the Voyages of the Cabots, by M. d'Avezac, of Paris. Published by the Maine Historical Society, aided by appropriations from the state

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Portland ME: Bailey and Noyes, 1869. Hardcover. viii, 535p., illustrated with twenty-two monochrome maps, most folded, all fine; these feature onlay detailing in red, expertly applied. Hardbound in 9x5.5 green cloth boards panelled in blind, titled in bright gilt. Textblock shaken with overlapping of one section upon the other, front hinge weak, a reading copy. Caveat emptor, a previous… Read more
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cover of The Land of Norumbega: Maine in the Age of Exploration and Settlement; An Exhibition by Susan Danforth

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Portland, ME: Maine Humanities Coucil, 1988. Paperback. 79p., wraps, 8.75x11 inches, illus., maps, wraps lightly worn, spine chipped else good condition with errata slip laid in.
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cover of Aurore: My Franco-American mother

Aurore: My Franco-American mother

by Roy, Marguerite

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Published
2011
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Lexington, KY: Self-published by the author, 2011. Paperback. 318p., wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, very good condition. The author's mother was a French-Canadian who immigrated to Lewiston, Maine in the 1890s.
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cover of Earth First! The Radical Environmental Journal. Yule 1993, December 21. Vol. XIV, No. II

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Eugene OR: Earth First!, 1993. 40p. including covers, nested tabloid folded to 11.5x8 inches, illus., wraps worn and lightly creased else very good condition. .
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cover of Communicating vessels [six issues]

Communicating vessels [six issues]

by Leskov, Anthony, et al.

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Published
2004
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Portland ME; Madison WI: Communicating Vessels, 2004. Six issues of the staplebound photocopied zine, very good; numbers present are vol. 1 nos. 6-10 and 15. A handwritten note laid into no. 6 from Mutual Aid Portland, signed "Anthony," indicates that older issues were re-photocopied when the need arose.
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cover of Old Town Hospital Ticket

Old Town Hospital Ticket

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Published
1905
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Old Town, ME: Old Town Hospital Company, 1905. Receipt for a payment in advance of $3.00 for "board, washing, nursing, medicine, medical and surgical treatment during any disability or sickness (except venereal disease or any disease contracted previous to the purchase of this ticket)" within six months after issuance. A form of medical insurance. Fold-creased; rubberstamped by E.W. Kingsbury… Read more
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cover of Murder Material: a Brigid Donovan mystery

Murder Material: a Brigid Donovan mystery

by Saum, Karen

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Published
1994
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9780934678575
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Norwich: NewVictoria Pub, 1994. Paperback. 188p., very good first edition trade paperback original in pictorial wraps. Third adventure for the lesbian amateur sleuth.
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cover of The New England working class, a bibliographic history

The New England working class, a bibliographic history

by Faler, Paul, Tom Dublin [and] Jim O'Brien

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Published
1972
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Boston: Radical Historians Caucus, 1972. 24p., staplebound pamphlet, 8.5x11 inches, very good.
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cover of Polyester Pride [signed]

Polyester Pride [signed]

by Davis, Kathryn Ellen

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Published
2002
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9781931741026
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San Francisco: Robert D. Reed Pub, 2002. Paperback. 206p., signed on title page by the author, very good first edition trade paperback in black pictorial wraps. Lesbian romance. Debut by the Maine author.
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cover of A workers' book on OSHA

A workers' book on OSHA

by Murphy, William

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Published
1980
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Orono: Bureau of Labor Education, University of Maine at Orono, 1980. viii, 114p., paperback, light handling wear.
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cover of Poems, by Bernard Barton. Second American, from the latest London edition

Poems, by Bernard Barton. Second American, from the latest London edition

by Barton, Bernard (1784-1849); Maria Hack, introductory verses

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Published
1825
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Augusta ME: Published by William M. Ladd, 1825. Leather Bound. xii, 240p., hardbound in full calf; a small book, 7x4 inches, the hide is tree calf with back board restorable to very presentable condition, while front cover is scuffed with a branded area probably on the live cow. Front cover, most seriously, is detached or soon will be, and… Read more
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cover of The world, a department store; a story of life under a cooperative system. With illustrations by Harry C. Wilkinson

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Lewiston, Maine & Boston: Bradford Peck, 1900. Hardcover. xv, 311p., frontispiece (folded as issued), other illustrations include a second folded one and a doublespread. First edition in dark green cloth boards titled and decorated in silver-foil, in dust jacket. A near-fine copy. The jacket however is acidic, quite toned and fragile with large chips from head and tail (through… Read more
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cover of Harbor Masters [pinback button]

Harbor Masters [pinback button]

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[no date]
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Montreal: Baron de Montreal, [no date]. Pinback Button. 1.75 inch diameter pinback button, white text and helm on black field, very good. Maine Leather/Levi club.
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cover of Maine's Franco-American heritage [nos. 1-14]

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Biddeford, ME: Franco-American Genealogical Society, 1984. First fourteen issues of the newsletter, 8.5x11 inches, neatly hole-punched at left for storage in binder. Essays and short research articles on the ties between France and Nouvelle France, with much overlapping discussion of Quebec. Emblem on cover is a triangle linking outlines of France, Canada and Maine.
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cover of Edna St. Vincent Millay

Edna St. Vincent Millay

by Barth, Ramona

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Published
1984
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Wiseasset, Maine: Margaret Fuller Womens History Research Center, 1984. 39p., very good in staplebound wraps. Second edition. Booklet celebrating the poet and early feminist activist, a Maine native.
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cover of Death by Crystal a Johannah Wilder mystery [inscribed & signed]

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Portland, Maine: Astarte Shell Press, 1992. Paperback. 149p., two lengthy personal inscriptions to the author's neighbors, signed twice by her and with annotations in a different ink on the inscriptions, very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Third in a series of lesbian-detective novels from the Berkeley-based author.
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cover of Fire Under Water

Fire Under Water

by Dyak, Miriam

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Published
1977
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Lebanon, NH: New Victoria Publishers, 1977. Paperback. 80p., very good first edition trade paperback in lightly-soiled white pictorial wraps. This book of poetry, based on the author's experiences in a women's collective in rural Maine, is New Victoria's first publication. Grier B.
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