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1 Beirne, Rosamond R. Hammond-Harwood House and Its Owners, The

Annapolis MD: Hammond-Harwood House 1941. Beirne and co-author Edith R. Bevan describes the fine old house that stands as witness for the Golden Age of Annapolis. No dust jacket, 12mo in blue paper, pictorial endpapers, b&w photos, 65pp, light shelf-wear, owner's name and notation of the house's formal opening in 1948 on free fly, Very Good. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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2 Burgess, Robert H. Sea, Sails and Shipwreck

Cambridge MD: Tidewater Publishers 1970. A cradle-to-grave photographic history of the four-masted schooner Purnell T. White, built in Sharptown, Maryland in 1917. Dust jacket, 8vo in grey sailcloth, pictorial endpapers, b&w photos throughout, newspaper review laid in, appendix, index, 132pp, near Fine/Very Good. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 CBMM Weather Gauge, The; XXV, No. 1

St. Michaels MD: Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Spring 1989. The biannual publication of the CCBM, with historical essays relating to ships and Maryland's Eastern Shore; this issue is includes articles on the pungy, the Edna E. Lockwood, and John .B. Harrison. SOFT cover, 4to saddle-stitched, b&w illustrations, 28pp, no marks, Very Good. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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4 CBMM Weather Gauge, The; XXVI, No. 2

St. Michaels MD: Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Fall 1990. The quarterly publication of the CCBM, with historical essays relating to ships and Maryland's Eastern Shore; this issue is the 25th Anniversary issue. SOFT cover, 4to saddle-stitched, b&w illustrations, 24pp, no marks, Very Good. 
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5 CBMM Weather Gauge, The; XXXII, No. 2

St. Michaels MD: Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Fall 1996. The biannual publication of the CCBM, with historical essays relating to ships and Maryland's Eastern Shore; this issue is includes articles on the pungy Lady Maryland, Merchants & Miners Transportation Co., oyster leaseholds. SOFT cover, 4to saddle-stitched, b&w illustrations, 32pp, no marks, as new, Fine. 
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6 CBMM Weather Gauge, The; XXXIII, No. 2

St. Michaels MD: Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Fall 1997. The biannual publication of the CCBM, with historical essays relating to ships and Maryland's Eastern Shore; this issue is includes articles on the Bellevue Seafood co., art of Ruth Starr Rose, and sailmaker Downes Curtis. SOFT cover, 4to saddle-stitched, b&w illustrations, 32pp, no marks, as new, Fine. 
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7 Chapelle, Howard Baltimore Clipper, The

Hatboro PA: Tradition Press 1965, reprint of 1930 edition. Dust complete but snagged at corners w/ protective corners, boards and contents clean and tight, Very Good. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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8 Covington, Antoinette Tilghman's Island Capers

Tilghman Island MD: Published by A.C.& H. Enterprises [1981] 1996, 2nd printing. SIGNED by author's son on title page. A delightful account of the people, places, families, and events that define this Chesapeake Bay community, by a teacher of the island's children and a student of the Island. No dust jacket issued, tall 4to in green cloth with gilt titles, b&w drawings by Mary Dyer, 147pp, contents clean and tight, as new, Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9 Crawford, Gary D. Bridges of Tilghman's Island, The

Tilghman MD: Crawfords Nautical Books 2010. The history of the various bridges that, over the years, have connected Tilghman's Island to the mainland of Maryland's Eastern Shore. SOFT cover, 8vo saddle-stitched, b&w and color photos, 38pp, new, Fine. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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10 Crawford, Gary D. Saga of Hayruss IV, The

Tilghman MD; Crawfords Nautical Books 2016. The story of the loss of a Chesapeake workboat with all hands, five members of one family, in February of 1979, and a detailed description of the long search to recover the crew; originally published in installments in Tidewater Times magazine. SOFT cover, 4to, b&w and color illustrations, 22pp, new, Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Davidson, Heather R. Chesapeake Bay Watermen, The

Westlake Village CA: John Hinde Curteich, Inc. 2001. A simple and colorful description of the Bay, the watermen and their vessels, and how they harvest fish, crabs, and oysters. SOFT cover, large 8vo saddle-stitched, color photos throughout, 32pp, as new, Fine. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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12 Evans, Ben Steamboats, Camp Meetings, Skipjacks...of the Chesapeake

Deal Island MD: Ben Evans 1977. Ten short 'I remember' essays recalling the days of steamboats, camp meetings, skipjacks, islands of the Eastern Shore of Maryland and more. SOFT cover, 8vo saddle-stitched, b&w photos, 32pp, Very Good. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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13 Gear, Kathleen O. People of the Mist

New York: Tom Dougherty Associates 1997, 1st edition, 1st printing. Kathleen and W. Michael Gear present the 9th in their People Of series about the pre-Columbian peoples of America; in this novel of the Algonquin nation, they take us back to the Chesapeake Bay of 600 years ago. Dust jacket, 8vo in black cloth, bibliography, 432pp, clean and tight with no marks, near Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 Gillespie, C. Richard James Adams Floating Theatre, The

Centreville MD: Tidewater Publishers 1991, 1st edition. Gillespie tells of the Michigan farmer who built a showboat which plied the waters of the Bay for 27 years. Dust jacket, 4to in maroon cloth, b&w photos, maps, itinerary, end notes, bibliography, index, 288pp, new, Fine. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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15 Hargis, William J. Productivity...of the Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Gloucester Point VA: Virginia Institute of Marine Science and School of Marine Science of the College of William and Mary, Special Scientific Report No. 114, 1983. Hargis and co-author Thomas M. Armitage present a comprehensive, annotated inventory of the products and productivity of the men and women of the Virginia Institute of Marine Science from 1940 to June 1983. SOFT cover, 4to bound with plastic clamp, typescript, 457pp, as new, Fine. 
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16 Hays, Anne M. Chesapeake Kaleidoscope

Cambridge MD: Tidewater Publishers 1975 [1982], 2nd printing. Hays and co-author Harriet R. Hazleton present unusual, significant, and amusing facts about the Chesapeake Bay area. SOFT cover, 8vo perfect-bound, illustrated by Harriet R. Hazleton, b&w photos, index, 148pp, rear cover creased, no marks, clean and tight, Good+. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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17 Hedberg, Jacqueline S. Hoopers Island

Charleston SC: Arcadia Publishing, Images of America series, 2007. SIGNED by the author on the half-title. Hedberg presents a cogent and entertaining pictorial history of Hooper's Island, on Maryland's Eastern Shore. SOFT cover, 8vo, b&w illustrations throughout, 127pp, as new, Fine. 
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18 Junkin, Tim Waterman, The

Chapel Hill NC: Algonquin Books 1999, 1st printing. A novel of a young Marylander who drops out of college when his father is lost in a storm on the Chesapeake Bay and returns to his heritage as a waterman, an independent commercial fisherman. Dust jacket, 8vo in gray cloth, 300pp, no marks, Very Good/Good/ 
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19 Junkin, Tim Waterman, The

Chapel Hill NC: Algonquin Books 1999, 1st printing. Inscribed and SIGNED by author on half-title. A tale of a young Marylander who drops out of college when his father is lost in a storm on the Chesapeake Bay and returns to his heritage as a waterman, an independent commercial fisherman. Dust jacket, 8vo in gray cloth, 300pp, Fine/Fine. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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20 Lippson, Alice Life in the Chesapeake Bay (2nd)

Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press [1984] 1997, 2nd edition. Inscribed and SIGNED by both authors. Alice and co-author Robert L. Lippson present an illustrated guide to the fishes, invertebrates, plants, birds, and other animals of bays and inlets from Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras. SOFT cover, square 8vo, line drawings and b&w photos throughout, index, 229pp, clean with no marks, as new, Fine. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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