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The Descendants of John Bowen, Bowen, Fanny Corey; Bowen, J. Whitney
1 The Descendants of John Bowen
Bowen, Fanny Corey; Bowen, J. Whitney

J.Whitney Bowen 1941, Very Good; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 182 pages, bound in burgundy cloth, gilt title. Clean cover; gilt bright and intact; light shelf wear. Firm binding. Endpapers and internals age toned. Previous owner's bookplate affixed to front endpaper. Brief ink notation on one page. Family history of John Bowen of Freetown, Fall River Massachusetts and Tiverton Rhode Island, organized in two parts with the issue of son Nathan in Part I and John Jr. in Part II to the 8th generation. 1472 direct descendants are named in the book. Research assistance by Mrs. Leah H. B. Maloney and completion and organization of Fanny Corey Bowens notes by J. Whitney Bowen. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27130 
Price: 76.50 USD
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Once Upon Quoketaug:  The Biography of a Connecticut Farm Family 1712-1960., Favretti, Rudy J.
2 Once Upon Quoketaug: The Biography of a Connecticut Farm Family 1712-1960.
Favretti, Rudy J.

Stonington HIstorical Society 2009, Reprint. Near Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Willimantic, CT; 172 pages, pictorial wraps. Black & white photos. A Stonington Historical Society reprint of the original 1974 Parousia edition. Clean, crisp, tight. Previous owner's named printed inside front cover. Else Fine. Favretti, an authority on landscape architecture and agricultural history, researchs the farm life of 9 generations of the Williams famly in Quoketaug (Stonington), Connecticut. ISBN 9780979401305 28779 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Fig Leaves and Fortunes  A Fashion Company Named Warnaco, Field, John W.
3 Fig Leaves and Fortunes A Fashion Company Named Warnaco
Field, John W.
0914659464 / 9780914659464
Phoenix Publishing 1990, First Edition. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; First edition limited to 1200 copies. 160 pages ,attractively bound; well-illustrated. Crisp, tight, unmarked book. Interior pristine, but has a soapy fragrance. Bright clean jacket with one shallow tear top of back panel & tiny cut near spine. A history of the company that began as Warner's corsets and evolved into the fashion comglomerate Warnaco, owner of Hathaway and Dior shirts, White Stag sportswear, Olga lingerie, Speedo swimwear, Puritan sweaters, and much more. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 26447 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Nantucket Odyssey:  A Journey into the History of Nantucket, Guba, Emil F.
4 Nantucket Odyssey: A Journey into the History of Nantucket
Guba, Emil F.

Self-Published 1965, Second Edition. Signed by Author Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; SIGNED by the author. Actual title: Nantucket Odyssey: A Journey into the History of Nantucket. 438 pp.; blue cloth; illustrated with black & white photos, drawings. Bright, clean, tight book; sharp corners. Pages clean; yellow highlight marker on some text. Previous owner's name written at top of preliminary page-- Edna Swain Wenner --connected to the two Swains who were among the original purchasers of Nantucket Island and for whom several landmarks are named. Jacket shows a few shallow chips and tears; spine & edges tanned. ; Signed by Author 30440 
Price: 40.50 USD
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Narrative of the Adventures and Sufferings of John R. Jewitt - Only Survivor of the Crew of the Ship Boston , During a Captivity of Nearly Three Years Among the Savages of Nootka Sound, Jewitt, John R.
5 Narrative of the Adventures and Sufferings of John R. Jewitt - Only Survivor of the Crew of the Ship Boston , During a Captivity of Nearly Three Years Among the Savages of Nootka Sound
Jewitt, John R.

Loomis & Richards 1815, -. Fair; Hardcover; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; Middletown, CT; 203 pages, bound in thick card covers with brown paper-covered boards. Book has been primitively rebound, very poorly, but tightly, hand sewn with thick thread; brown cloth tape on spine. Preliminary pages missing. Title page through Finis page (203) present. Last page has The War-Song of the Nootka Tribe. Edges of pages chipped, some tears; although text unaffected. Insect damage on first few pages, including title. Some foxing and soil, but quite readable. No engravings. The narrative describes Jewitt's 28 months as captive of the Nootka people in Pacific Northwest Canada. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 26100 
Price: 157.50 USD
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Mis med de bla ojne, Mathiesen, Egon
6 Mis med de bla ojne
Mathiesen, Egon

Gyldendal 2011, Reprint. Very Good-; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Adventures of a cat named Mis, humorously illustrated by the author. Text in Danish. Cover shows bumping at corner tips and base of spine. Clean, tight, and unmarked. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27237 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Glory of the Seas  [Signed Limited Edition in Slipcase], Mjelde, Michael Jay
7 Glory of the Seas [Signed Limited Edition in Slipcase]
Mjelde, Michael Jay
0819540161 / 9780819540164
Published for the Marine Historical Association by Wesleyan University Press 1970, Limited Edition. Signed by Author Fine; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; SIGNED Limited Edition of 500 copies. This is named a "trustee's copy", not numbered, SIGNED by the author on the colophon page. 303 pages, cloth-backed cover; sprayed edges- gilt decoration; blue & white pictorial endpapers. Illustrated with drawings, black & white photos. Bright, clean and tight book. Crisp pages. In Very Good slipcase with tanning on spine.; Signed by Author 29207 
Price: 27.00 USD
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