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Aurore: My Franco-American mother

by Roy, Marguerite

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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image 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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£92.44
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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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£48.07
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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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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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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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Wakefield: Pride Publications, 1994. Three staplebound booklets, very good, 64, 62 and 46 pages respectively. New England Historical Series. Covers 17th century relations with European settlers and intertribal politics; volume V is dedicated to the Indian War of 1675-77.
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Kittery: Piscataqua Press, 1947. 36p., illustrated with photos and drawings, biographical sketches, very good first edition in cloth-backed pictorial boards.
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The golden light upon the two Americas

by Sandford, Frank W.

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Published
1974
ISBN
9780910840187
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Amherst, NH: The Kingdom Press, 1974. 256p., rubricated title page, first edition cloth boards, map endsheets, line maps, folded plans and elevation of author's yacht 'Coronet,' includes several photoillustrations, slightly shelf worn dj. Sandford, 1862-1948, was the religious leader of the utopian Shiloh Colony in coastal Maine. Sandford was convicted of manslaughter while running the community and spent… Read more
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Dell Turner: The Stories of His Life

by Meader, John T.

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Published
1988
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9780943197197
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Orono, ME: University of Maine, 1988. 128p., wraps. Northeast Folklore XXVII.
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Sinclair, ME: T. B. C. Publications, 1976. 20p., 3.75x7.5 inches, personals brochure, a few illustrations, a few bracketed ads, otherwise very good in stapled blue pictorial wraps. Gay personal ads and resources in Maine.
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Orono, ME: Maine Folklife Center at the University of Maine, 1993. vii, 88p., wraps, 8.5x11 inches, illus. Northeast folklore, 29.
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