Auction 98, Lot 513

"Seafaring in Colonial Massachusetts",

Subject: Exploration

Period: 1980 (published)

Publication: Colonial Society of Massachusetts

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Size:
6.5 x 9.5 inches
16.5 x 24.1 cm

From a conference on colonial seafaring held November 1975. Contains chapters by 9 different contributors. The articles in the volume cover a wide range of subject areas including vessels indigenous to Massachusetts Bay, advances in cartography, the whale oil trade, smuggling, etc. 240 pp, 69 b/w maps and illustrations. Hardcover with dustjacket.

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Condition: A

Dustjacket has short tear in sleeve.

Estimate: $30 - $40

Sold for: $55

Closed on 3/6/2002

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