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1 Cassells, Ian No More Paraffin-Oilers

Caithness UK: Whittles Publishing [1994] 2000, 2nd edition. the history of lighthouses and keepers in Scotland. SOFT cover, 4to, b&w photos, 106pp, as new, Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 Crawford, Gary Sharp's Island Light, The

Tilghman MD: Crawfords Nautical Books 2000. A brief history of the lighthouse that stands, or rather leans, at the mouth of the Great Choptank River in the Chesapeake Bay, near where Sharp's Island once lay. SOFT cover, 8vo saddle-stitched, illustrated, 8pp, as new, Fine. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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3 Gibbs, James A. Sentinels of the North Pacific

Portland OR: Binford & Mort 1955, 1st. Eleven factual tales spanning the entire history of West Coast lighthouses and lightships, from Mexico to the North Pole. No dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth, map endpapers, numerous b&w photos, bibliography, index, 232pp, light shelf-wear, Good+/-. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 Graham, Donald Keepers of the Light

Madeira Park BC: Harbour Publishing 1985 [1987] 3rd printing. A history of British Columbia lighthouses and their keepers, drawn from official files, diaries, and reminiscences. SOFT cover, 8vo, b&w photos and drawings throughout, 262pp, as new, Fine. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 Graham, Donald Keepers of the Light

Madeira Park BC: Harbour Publishing 1985 [1987] 3rd printing. A history of British Columbia lighthouses and their keepers, drawn from official files, diaries, and reminiscences. SOFT cover, 8vo, b&w photos and drawings throughout, 262pp, no marks, near Fine. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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6 Graham, Donald Lights of the Inside Passage

Madeira Park BC: Harbour Publishing 1996, 3rd printing. Climaxing the gripping saga he began in Keeper's of the Lights, Graham turns from Vancouver's West Coast to those of the inside passage, from sheltered stations on the Gulf Islands to Langara on Alaska's doorstep. SOFT cover, large 8vo, index, lists, numerous b&w photos, 266pp, near Fine. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 Graham, Donald Lights of the Inside Passage

Madeira Park BC: Harbour Publishing 1996, 3rd printing. Climaxing the gripping saga he began in Keeper's of the Lights, Graham turns from Vancouver's West Coast to those of the inside passage, from sheltered stations on the Gulf Islands to Langara on Alaska's doorstep. SOFT cover, large 8vo, index, lists, numerous b&w photos, 266pp, near Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Grant, John Legendary Lighthouses

Old Saybrook CT: Globe Pequot Press 1998. Grant and co-author Ray Jones present this companion to the PBS series, describing over 150 of America's most interesting lighthouses. SOFT cover, 4to perfect-bound, color photos throughout, index, 190pp, no marks, Very Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 Hardy, A. C. Wreck -- S.O.S.

London: Crosby Lockwood & Son, Ltd. [1944] 1944, 2nd printing. the story of how ships are wrecked, how they are repaired, and what exists to save the, No dust jacket, 8vo in pale blue cloth, over 30 b&w photos and line drawings, 147pp, spine faded, owner's name marked out on front endpaper o/w no marks, clean and tight, Fair. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Langmaid, Kenneth The Sea, Thine Enemy

London: Jarrolds Publishers Ltd. 1966. Langmaid presents a detailed survey of coastal lights and lifeboat services, as well as stories of shipwreck and disaster and heroism. Dust jacket, 8vo in tan cloth, 16 b&w photos, index, 242pp, clean and tight with no marks, Fine/near Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Merkel, Jim Majestic Lights: The Apostle Islands Lighthouses

St. Louis MO: JCM Press 2001. A journalist looks at the best collection of lights in the National Park system, on the Apostle Islands in Lake Superior. SOFT cover, 8vo, b&w photos and drawings throughout, 120pp, as new, Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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12 Newport Historical Societ Newport History Bulletin No. 142

Newport RI: Newport Historical Society, Bulletin Number 142, Spring 1971, Volume 44, Part 2. Brief descriptions of a half-dozen lighthouses. SOFT cover, 8vo saddle-stitched, 60pp, no marks, Very Good. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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13 Nordhoff, Charles Light-Houses of the United States in 1874, The

Silverthorne CO: Vistabooks Publishing 1992. A reprint of Nordhoff's 1874 Harper's Magazine article, plus three articles by Gustav Kobbe from the Century Magazine about life in the Lighthouse Service. SOFT cover, 8vo perfect-bound, glossy paper, numerous engravings, 64pp, owner's name on inside front cover o/w no marks, near Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14 Penrose Guide to 100 Eastern Great Lakes Lighthouses

Davison MI: Friede Publications 1994, 1st printing. A traveler's guidebook to American and Canadian lighthouses of the eastern Great Lakes. SOFT cover, 4to, b&w photos throughout, 125pp, near Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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15 Rongner, George E. Life Aboard a Coast Guard Lightship

West Conshohocken PA: Infinity Press 2007. Rongner chronicles the ceaseless dangers and constant tedium experienced by men living together in ship forever at anchor. SOFT cover, 8vo, 247pp, name on title, notes on rear free fly, no marks in contents, Good+. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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16 Snow, Edward R. Romance of Boston Bay, The

Boston: The Yankee Publishing Company [1944] 19446, 2nd printing. Snow, the famous story-teller, takes us on a journey to the romantic and historic coast of Boston Bay, with tales of the islands, lighthouses, and the people and events. No dust jacket, 8vo in slate cloth, pictorial endpapers, 36 b&w illustrations, index, 319pp, map of Boston Bay laid in front, some shelf-wear, tight with no marks, Good+/-. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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17 Witney, Dudley Lighthouse, The

New York: Arch Cape Press 1989. The outstanding lighthouses of the Atlantic coast, illustrated with 106 full-color and 200 b&w photographs. Dust jacket chipped along top edge, small folio in teal cloth, pictorial endpapers, 256pp, bibliography, light list, clean and tight with no marks, neat Fine/Good+. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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