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1 Bedrock Geology of the Tiverton Quadrangle Rhode Island- Massachusetts
Washington, DC US Government Printing Office 1964 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Part of the Geological Survey Bulletin 1158 D. Includes the scarce folded color map in the rear pocket. Some minor underlining throughout. 
Price: 14.99 USD
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2 By-Laws of the Town of Dartmouth Massachusetts
New Bedford, MA The Darwin Press 1944 Soft Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
The history is recapped, all the current streets of the time were listed and there is a beautiful fold out map of the town of that period in the rear. Scarce! 70 years old. 
Price: 59.99 USD
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3 Cape Cod Stories: Tales from Cape Cod, Nantucket, and Martha's Vineyard
San Francisco, CA Chronicle Books 1996 0811810801 / 9780811810807 Second Printing Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 

Price: 9.99 USD
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4 Captain Paul Cuffe of Westport a Man Born on Purpose
Westport Ma Westport Historical Commission 1997 Soft Cover Good No Jacket Ex-Library 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
44 page pamphlet about Cuffe, Mariner, Educator, African American, 1759-1817. Includes important notes and a bibliography for the scholar. Very Scarce, seldom found. 
Price: 39.99 USD
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5 First Report of the Nantucket Maria Mitchell Association
Nantucket, MA 1903 Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Lists the chairman and President as Miss Mary W. Whitney, Prof of Astronomy, Vassar College, as well as the other officers and members from across the country. 24 pages. Rare! 
Price: 79.97 USD
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6 Gosnold's Hope
Dartmouth, MA Southeastern Massachusetts University 1976 First Edition Soft Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A Story of Southeastern New England. Twenty essays about the Dartmouth, Cuttyhunk, Westport, Rochester and Swansea areas. 
Price: 29.99 USD
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7 Historic Nantucket
Nantucket, MA The Nantucket Historical Association 1994 Soft Cover Near Fine  No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Volume 43 #2, Summer 1994, this is the Centennial edition. Many vintage B&W photos, 63 pages.  
Price: 19.00 USD
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8 Historic Nantucket
Nantucket, MA Nantucket Historical Association 1953 Soft Cover Very Good  No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Vol. 1, No 1, July 1953, 107 pgs. Includes the letter of Notice for the Annual Meeting of the Association, and a folded sheet with the constitution and by-laws. This issue includes the farewell of Edouard A. Stackpole as president, The Folger Clock Restoration, "A Whale of a Sale," and other articles of interest. Historic sites listed and vintage B&W photos. 'Sconset Pump is featured. Some old minor dampstaining to the bottom edge.  
Price: 19.99 USD
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9 I Didn't Know That! Greater New Bedford's Golden Nuggets Historic People, Places and Events 1750 to 1925
New Bedford Lucem Diffundo Publ. 2001 0971`200009 First Paperback Edition Soft Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
B&W photos throughout. 
Price: 13.99 USD
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10 Inner Light the World of William Bradford
New Bedford Old Dartmouth Historical Society 2016 9790997516111 First Edition Soft Cover As New No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Art and Artifacts from The New Bedford Whaling Museum. Color plates throughout. Foreword by James Russell. Dedicated to Richard Cory Kugler. 
Price: 39.99 USD
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11 Mark Twain and Fairhaven
Fairhaven, MA The Millicent Library 1926 Second Edition Original Wraps Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Includes Twain's speech at the library and his letter of praise in 1894. Small ten page pamphlet in darker color wraps .Twin was best friends with Henry Huttleston Rogers, the town's most famous resident. Frontispiece photo of Mark Twain and a picture of the library at the rear. There is a faint wear mark around the cover edges. Very Scarce! 
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12 Moby Dick and the Tools of Whaling
New Bedford New Bedford Whaling Museum 1983 Printer Wrapper As New No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A cooperative reading of the curatorial staff of the New Bedord Whaling Museum, New Bedford, MA. 
Price: 19.99 USD
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13 Moby Dick and the Tools of Whaling
New Bedford, MA New Bedford Whaling Museum 1983 Printer Wrapper As New No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A cooperative reading of the curatorial staff of the New Bedord Whaling Museum, New Bedford, MA. 
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14 New Bedford and Old Dartmouth, a Portrait of a Regions's Past
New Bedford, MA Old Dartmouth Historical Society 1975 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
A Bicentenial Exhibition of the Old Dartmouth Historical Society at the Whaling Museum in New Bedford, December 4, 1975 - April 18, 1976. Very scarce in the hardcover edition. The Whale ship William Hamilton in New Bedford Harbor is illustrated on the front cover, lovely red cloth binding. Very collectible! 
Price: 149.99 USD
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15 New Bedford Massachusetts City Document No. 1, 1881
New Bedford, MA Mercury Publishing Company, City Printers 1881 First Edition Full-Leather Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Includes the inaugural address from the Mayor, Geroge Wilson to the City Council on Jan. 3, 1881. Also the library report, Fire Department, School report, etc. Six leather bands on the spine, gilt lettering. Gilt edges all around. New Bedford city seal on the front cover, marbled endpapers. Very collectible condition. 
Price: 99.99 USD
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16 Old Dartmouth Historical Sketches
New Bedford, MA The Old Dartmouth Historical Society Stapled Softcover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Included in this lot are 20 issues of this SE Massachusetts publication about New Bedford and Dartmouth from the 1930s. Some subjects are: The Town of Fairhave in Four Wars, by George H. Tripp, The Family of George Allen, Hix's Bridge and The Handy House, A Japanese Student in Fairhaven, The Mills of New Bedford, Scrimshaw, by Z.W. Pease and many more. 
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On the Wind : The Marine Photographs of Norman Fortier
17 On the Wind : The Marine Photographs of Norman Fortier
Boston David R. Godine 2007 1567923348 / 9781567923346 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Signed by Author
From The Old Dartmouth Historical Society. Norman Fortier's work was also seen many years ago in The Bay and the Sound. His B&W photos of coastal Massachusetts and sailing vessels is renown. Fortier was a US Navy photographer in WWII. He has had a studio in Padanaram, MA since 1948. The volume is signed by Calvin Segal and Llewellyn Howland III on the title page. 
Price: 79.99 USD
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18 Ordinances and Rules and Orders of the City of New Bedford
New Bedford E. Anthony & Sons 1884 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Important historical document of New Bedford, MA. Includes the city charter and amendments thereto, and special statutes and other matters affecting the city. 315 pages. The city seal is on the cover in gilt embossed. Laid in loosely are three amendments to Ordinances. Ownership notation in pencil on the front endpaper is of E.C. Gardiner, 1890-1891, Alderman, Ward Six. 
Price: 99.99 USD
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19 The City That Lit the World, New Bedford massachusetts
Washington D. C. National Park Service As New DVD 
A 22 minute DVD in color about the Whaling City, New Bedford, MA which for a time became the richest city in the US during the age of whaling. Never used, still sealed. 
Price: 39.99 USD
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20 The Colonel E.H.R. Green Collection of Rare Postage Stamps (Part XI) Section 2
London and New York Harmer, Rooke & Co. 1944 Soft Wraps Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A New York auction catalog from 1944 that lists with illustrations the vast stamp collection of Colonel Edward Howland Robinson Green, the son of Hetty Green, the famous Witch of Wall Street. "Rare Postage Stamps from the Estate of the late Col. EHR Green of Round Hill, MA (Dartmouth). The stamps in this listing are from Belgium, Bulgaria, France, Greece, Russia, Barbados, New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia and other nations. The sale was held for five days and netted $40,112.75, an astounding sum for that era. Included with the booklet is a laid in sheet of prices realized. 
Price: 89.99 USD
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