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Americana, Paintings,
Sporting Items, & Marine Art

April 3, 2009 – April 4, 2009

Lot #699
Temp #54
Sold For $30.00   (hammer price)
 $34.50   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated April 4, 2009


(WHALING AND MARITIME) Eight books. 1) Parker, J.P., Sails of the Maritimes. (n.p), (1961). Signed on title page. Q. Cloth. Dj. chipped. Rippling to early pages. 2) Frere-Cook, G., The Decorative Arts of the Mariner. Boston, (1966). Folio. Cloth. Dj. chipped. 3) Matthews, Dr. L.H. et al, The Whale. New Bedford, 1976. Oblong Q. Blue cloth (sun-faded). 4) Purrington, P., Four Years A' whaling. New Bedford, 1972. Oblong Q. Cloth. Dj chipped. 5) Ashley, C.W., Whalers, Wharves and Waterways. New Bedford, 1973. Q. Pictorial wraps. 6) Grieve, (ed), New Bedford Semi-Centennial Souvenir.... Providence, (1897). Folio. Blue cloth with red lettering. 7) Forster, H., The South Sea Whaler. Sharon, (1985). Q. Cloth. 8) Graumont & Hensel. Encyclopedia of Knots.... NY, 1943. Q. Cloth. Dj.

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