245 p. 22 cm. Includes Illustrations. Since the mid-18th century, author George Woodbury's family had owned a Bedford NH mill. His childhood home, he returned there to restore his great, great, great, great grandfather's saw and grist mill. He had set aside his Harvard Peabody Museum archaeologist career to restore, rebuild and work the mill. "What he couldn't swap or buy he invented and built himself", from front flap. A decade later, he brought his experience, humor, and perspective to this popularly read account. Very good in fair dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. To prior owners w/ dates, 1948, 1984. Old horizontal jacket tear, front, repaired then w/ clear, now aged, tape. Edge chips, tears to jacket, some w/ newer tape repairs. Book clean. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: John Goffe's Mill, an autobiography
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Co.
Publication Date: 1948
Binding: Hard cover
Illustrator: Conrad, Arthur (Illustrated by).
Edition: "3rd Large Printing" on jacket flap..
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