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Major Jonathan Loring Austin

by Eric Hall Morrison

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Trench Books
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
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$8.00

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New York: Newcomen Society in North America, 1954. Light soiling to covers, text clean and unmarked. This is a thirty-two page booklet. "Major Jonathan Loring Austin (1748-1826) A Kittery Merchant on a Secret Misssion to London For Dr. Benjamin Franklin.". First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by L.L. Avery.
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Maine's Jubilee Cookbook

by Loana Shibles & Annie Rogers

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Trench Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Fifth Edition
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$10.00

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Rockland, ME: Courier-Gazette, 1972. Minimal wear, clean and unmarked. 250 pages, hundreds of Maine recipes. "Published for Maine's Sesquicentennial Year", Now here we are in the Bicentennial year!. Fifth Edition. Plastic/spiral. Very Good. Illus. by Anna Crockett.
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B&M What Two Young Maine Men Founded 80 Years Ago

by Charles S. Morrill

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Trench Books
Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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$10.00

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New York: Newcomen Society of England, 1950. Minimal wear/soiling to covers, date stamped on back. Twenty-four page booklet; a reprint of the Newcomen Address given at the Hotel Lafayette in Portland, in 1950, on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the Burnham & Morrill Co. Nicely illus with sketches and a few B&W photos.. Second Printing. Soft Cover. Very… Read more
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Down East Magazines - 600+

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Trench Books
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$650.00

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Camden ME: Down East Books This is a collection of DOWN EAST MAGAZINES. Over 600 copies, the earliest being issue #4, 1954, up through the early 2000s. Not a complete run by any means, although some years are complete. Some inevitable duplication. Condition of the majority is very good to excellent, a lot being mint, a few having loose… Read more
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My Love Affair with the State of Maine

by Gertrude MacKenzie / Ruth Goode

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Trench Books
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Third Printing
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$15.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1955. Light wear to covers, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows wear at edges, small tears. "Scotty" Mackenzie leaves her NY advertising career to run a general store in Maine. True, autobiographical account. . Third Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+.
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The Maine Calendar and Engagement Book 1954

by Ruth V. Noble

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Trench Books
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good
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$10.00

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Cambridge, MA: Berkshire, 1953. Light wear to covers; name on title page, a few entries. This is a small (6x7") weekly appointment book, such as you would keep on a desk. Each week features a nice B&W scene of Maine, along with a quote from a Maine author. Only two entries.. Spiral - Metal. Very Good.
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A Lobster in Every Pot

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Trench Books
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Printing
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$7.00

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Yankee Books, 1990. Clean and unmarked. "Recipes and Lore", by "the Women of the Lobster Industry". Over 100 recipes. Oversized paperback, 130 pgs.. First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good+. Illus. by MaJo Keleshian.
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The White Room

by Elizabeth Coatsworth

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Trench Books
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$18.00

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New York: Pantheon, 1958. Inscription on flyleaf, otherwise a nice clean copy showing minimal wear. Price clipped jacket is soiled, complete. "An Incredible Tale", the story of "High Farm", on the Maine coast.. First Edition. Illustrated Hardcover. Very Good+/Good. Illus. by George W. Thompson.
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Trending Into Maine

by Kennrth Roberts

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Trench Books
Published
1938
Condition
Good+
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$14.00

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Boston: LIttle Brown, 1938. Moderate soiling to covers, 1x3" piece cut from top edge of title page, otherwise a sound and unmarked copy of a Maine classic. Nicely illus in color.. Tan Cloth. Good+/No Jacket. Illus. by N.C. Wyeth.
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A Maine Hamlet

by Lura Beam

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Trench Books
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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New York: Wilfred Funk, 1957. Soiling to covers, inscription on flyleaf. Price clipped jacket shows wear at corners, light rubbing. Nice sound copy. The semi-fictional story of a small Maine community at the turn of the last century.. First Edition. Blue Cloth. Very Good/Good+.
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The House That Jacob Built

by John Gould

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Trench Books
Published
1948
Condition
Good+
Edition
Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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$10.00

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New York: Morrow, 1948. Light soiling to covers, inscription on flyleaf. Jacket shows wear and chipping to edges. The story of rebuilding a Maine farmhouse after it's loss to fire.. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Tan Cloth. Good+/Good+.
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The Crow Island Journal

by Clinton Trowbridge

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Trench Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$10.00

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New York: Harper & Row, 1970. Minimal wear, name and date on flyleaf. Jacket somewhat worn, lighly soiled. True story of a family that buys a seven acre island off the coast of Maine.. First Edition. Green Cloth. Very Good+/Good+. Illus. by Lucy Reeves Trowbridge.
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Mystery at Pemaquid Point

by Mary C. Jane

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Trench Books
Published
1957
Condition
Good+
Edition
Second Impression
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$45.00

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Philadelphia: LIPPINCOTT, 1957. Soiling to covers, wear to edges, sound and unmarked. A mystery for young people, set on the coast of Maine.. Second Impression. Green Cloth. Good+/No Jacket. Illus. by Raymond Abel.
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Mary Christmas

by Mary Ellen Chase

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Trench Books
Published
1936
Condition
Good+
Edition
Fifth Printing
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$10.00

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Boston: LIttle Brown, 1936. Light wear/soiling, small tears to a few pages, inscription on flyleaf. Popular Maine author. Fifth Printing. Red Cloth. Good+/No Jacket.
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The Edge of Darkness

by Mary Ellen Chase

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Trench Books
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$40.00

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New York: W.W. Norton, 1957. Light foxing to covers and endpapers, inscription on flyleaf; signed by the author on the title page. Jacket shows edgewear. Novel from a popular Down East author.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Blue Cloth. Very Good/Good+.
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Country Neighborhood

by Elizabeth Coatsworth

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Trench Books
Published
1944
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Printing
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New York: Macmillan, 1944. Minimal edgewear, inscription inside front cover. Nice copy of a popular Maine story.. First Printing. Green Cloth. Very Good+/No Jacket. Illus. by Hildegard Woodward.
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Playing Like a Girl Cindy Blodgett

by Tabitha King

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Trench Books
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good+
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$15.00

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Dendrite, 1994. Light wear, sound unmarked copy. "Playing Like a Girl: Cindy Blodgett and the Lawrence Bulldogs Season of '93-'94". This is a 44 page booklet created and written by Tabitha King about the 1990's Maine high school girls basketball star. Cindy later went on to play for the University of Maine and later became a college coach.… Read more
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Christmas Without Johnny

by Gladys Hasty Carroll

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Trench Books
Published
1950
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Printing
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New York: Macmillan, 1950. Light wear to spine ends, clean and unmarked. Jacket quite worn, pen writing front and back, chipping to edges. "...a perceptive and stirring study of a troubled small boy". Uplifting story from a well known Maine author.. First Printing. Red Cloth. Very Good+/Poor.
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Maine Summer

by Edwin Valentine Mitchell

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Trench Books
Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$12.00

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New York: Coward McCann, 1939. inscription on back of flyleaf, otherwise clean and unmarked. True tales of Maine, historical and otherwise.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Ruth Lepper.
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The Complete Arithmetic

by Albert N. Raub

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Trench Books
Published
1877
Condition
Fair
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$18.00

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Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, 1877. Heavy rubbing/wear to covers, binding loose but holding together well, extensive pencil notations inside front and back covers, and throughout. Signed by original users, various high school girls in coastal Maine in the 1880s. "Combining oral and written exercises in a natural and logical system of instruction". I bet a HS grad today could not… Read more
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