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White Pine & Blue Water a State of Maine reader

By: Beston, Henry

Price: $159.97

Publisher: New York, Farrar Straus & Company: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007224


Signed and inscribed neatly on the first free endpaper. The published's colophon imprint initials "FS" are present on the copyright page. Very scarce signed. View more info

The Book of Gallant Vagabonds

By: Beston, Henry

Price: $499.99

Publisher: New York, G.H.Doran Company: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 011589


The very scarce DJ is price clipped and has edgewear and minor tears and chips. No fading however and this volume presents very nicely in mylar. Has the publisher's emblem on the copyright page. Beston has inscribed this book on the half title page: "For ....with the friendliest good wishes of their ship mate at Los Luceros, "H. B." Henry Beston". A small portion of the very bottom of the signature page has been neatly cut out, but the writing of Be... View more info

The Tree That Ran Away

By: Beston, Henry

Price: $199.97

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013279


Large chip to the base of the DJ spine end, small chips and wear all around. Seldom seen in the DJ, which presents nicely in the mylar protective cover. Green cloth boards with red lettering on the cover and spine. Bright green endpapers, no internal marks or writing. Little known book by the naturalist and author of The Outermost House. A childrens' book for readers age 6-10. View more info

The Firelight Fairy Book

By: Beston, Henry

Price: $49.99

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015231


There is a Foreword written by FDR as Asst. Secretary of the Navy "Dear Henry" Minimal library markings, red library binding. Still very collectible. View more info

The Outermost House

By: Beston, Henry

Price: $149.99

Publisher: New York, Doubleday Doran: 1931

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 016702


"The Outermost House, a year of life on the great beach of Cape Cod, by Henry Beston." Illustrations and photos by William Bradford, and others. This edition dated 1930, (the true first is from 1928) lists the author's other works on the back of the half-title page. Previous owner name neatly on the front endpaper, as are a small price sticker and bookstore ticket. The spine lettering is darkened. The spine ends are bumped and there is a bit of spotting to t... View more info

The St. Lawrence

By: Beston, Henry

Price: $199.99

Publisher: New York, Farrar & Rinehart: 1942

Edition: Third Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 019902


The DJ is price clipped, "Third Large Printing" noted on the flap. Signed and inscribed by the author on the half-title page, "Very faithfully yours, Henry Beston" and below "Day of the Rocket" is written in Beston's hand. The signature page has some blots of ink from apparently the same pen, not affecting the signature or inscription. This is part of The Rivers of America Series, Beston was most famous for The Outermost House. View more info

Orion on the Dunes a Biography of Henry Beston

By: Payne, Daniel G.

Price: $59.99

Publisher: Boston, David R. Godin: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019893


Henry Beston was the author of The Outermost House. New, never read. View more info

The Fo"C' Sle Henry Beston's "Outermost House"

By: Rossiter, Nan Parson

Price: $39.99

Publisher: Boston, David R. Godin: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Both the Author and the Illustrator

Seller ID: 019264


Stated first edition, children's book. Cover is beach scenes of the Outermost House. Signed by the author on the title page, not inscribed to anyone. View more info