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John Gould; Collaborator-Lillian Ross

Published by Down East Books (1975)

ISBN 10: 0892720107 ISBN 13: 9780892720101

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About this Item: Down East Books, 1975. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Good. Seller Inventory # SONG0892720107

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Gould, John; Ross, Lillian

Published by Down East Magazine, Camden, Maine (1975)

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About this Item: Down East Magazine, Camden, Maine, 1975. Cloth. Condition: Very Good Plus. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Tall octavo of gilt decorated red cloth in very good plus condition. Top corners are bumped with large inscription on ffep. Dust jacket is very good with some wear and a couple of short closed tears along the top edge. Scuffs and small stains on the spine panel. A humorous and richly folkloric dictionary of words and usages unique to the people of Maine. The first entry in the book is "B, begin with" because a word beginning with A was an unlucky name for a boat, and therefore A will follow B in this word list. The author also emphasizes the importance of regional pronounciation in Maine lingo. Several photo sections. xiv, 342 pp. Language, Slang, Regional language variations, Dictionary, Folklore, Anthropology. Seller Inventory # 007557

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Gould, John, written in collaboration with Lillian Ross and the editors of Down East Magazine

Published by Down East (1975), Camden, ME (1975)

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About this Item: Down East (1975), Camden, ME, 1975. Condition: VG in G DJ. Photos (illustrator). 1st ed. The way Mainers talk, lobstermen, seafarers, farmers and lumbermen. Red binding, gilt letter and ft cover illustration. DJ edge wear and soil. Seller Inventory # 050346

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Gould, John Ross, Lillian,

Published by Down East magazine

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About this Item: Down East magazine. PAPERBACK. Condition: Good. B001OYKXTY (1975; Down East Magazine) Cover with minor shelf wear, corner crease to front. No spine creases. Few light spots to upper page edges. Pages unmarked. Binding straight, appears unread. **Tracking on all US orders**Most orders shipped within 24 hours**Insurance to all orders over $50**. Seller Inventory # SKU1037779

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Maine Lingo: Boiled Owls, Billdads, & Wazzats: Gould, John; Ross,

Gould, John; Ross, Lillian; Down East Magazine Staff

Published by Down East Magazine, Camden, ME (1975)

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About this Item: Down East Magazine, Camden, ME, 1975. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. ### FINE book is clean, tight, and unmarked. First Edition. Dust jacket is Near Fine. DJ is lightly soiled and has a faint coffee stain on front. Also minor edge wear along top. There are no rips or chips. Price clipped. Bright red cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine and a large graphic seal and the book title on the front, all gilt. Well illustrated with historic B&W photographs. Binding is tight and square. 342 pages. Modest age toning. No marks in or on book. Not a remainder. Not ex library. Not foxed. Bubble wrapped and custom boxed for standard shipping. Gift wrapped free. A superlative compendium of language, history and humor. Or to quote the book, "I think this thing is hotter'n a skunk!" Fine First Edition. Seller Inventory # 001670

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Gould, John, written in collaboration with Lillian Ross & editors of Down East Magazine

Published by Down East Book (1975), Camden, ME (1975)

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About this Item: Down East Book (1975), Camden, ME, 1975. Condition: VG in Fair DJ. Photos (illustrator). 1st ed. The only way to keep the vernacular is to avoid the corruption of travel but Gould wandered widely so he felt the need to write down the terse expressiveness of his mother tongue from lobstermen, seafarers, farmers & lumbermen. Bright red binding with gilt lettering and pictorial, DJ tanned and worn on edges. Seller Inventory # 054510

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