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Steamboat Lore of the Penobscot: an informal story of steamboataing in Maine's Penobscot region

Richardson, John M., foreword by Ben Ames Williams

Published by Kennebec Journal Print Shop (1941), Augusta, 1941
Condition: VG Hardcover
From Crabtree's Collection Old Books (Sebago, ME, U.S.A.)

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Inscribed by author. Rise and fall of steam navigation in Penobscot River and its two bays. Laid in front DJ flap. Starting from its earliest beginnings and carrying thrugh to the last melancholy sailing of one of the great white flyers on which the author was the sole passenger. Views each of the 100 odd steamers that built the history of the Penobscot region, her successes, faillures, virtues, vices, tragedies and humorous escapades. "The tang of the sea in every line.". Bookseller Inventory # 047203

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Title: Steamboat Lore of the Penobscot: an informal...

Publisher: Kennebec Journal Print Shop (1941), Augusta

Publication Date: 1941

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Over 160 photos

Book Condition:VG

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

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