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Image for Bar Harbor: Celebrating 200 Years in Eden

Bar Harbor: Celebrating 200 Years in Eden

By: (Bar Harbor) Condon, Mark (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ellsworth, ME, The Ellsworth American: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 152874

Condition: Fine in stapled wraps, 48 pages. Illustrated in color and black & white


Published to commemorate the 1796 incorporation of the town of Eden (later renamed Bar Harbor) Maine View more info

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Colby Stories: as Told By Colby Men of the Classes 1832 to 1902

By: (Colby College) / Libby, Herbert Carlyle

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Concord, NH, Rumford Press: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 149551

Condition: Good (no Dust Jacket) with tight binding and clean pages


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Image for Map of the Hancock Co. Section of the Mining Districts of Eastern Maine (excerpted map)

Map of the Hancock Co. Section of the Mining Districts of Eastern Maine (excerpted map)

By: (Maine)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Ellsworth (Maine), H. E. Halfpenny & J. H. Stuart: 1881

Seller ID: 146970

Condition: Original map excerpted from Atlas of Hancock County Maine. 26 X 17 inches in fine condition with faint crease to center, printed one side only


Inserts included on left side of Sullivan Mining District & Bluehill Copper Mining District. Mines are named on the map and hand color-coded as to type of mine. There is a hand colored legend in the lower right corner. There was apparently but one gold mine in the entire district (The Swan's Island Mining Co. on Swan's Island) View more info

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Mt Desert in 1873: Portrayed in Crayon & Quill

By: (Mount Desert Island History)

Price: $325.00

Publisher: Boston, J. R. Osgood & Co: (1873)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 139205

Condition: Better than VG hard cover (no Dust Jacket as issued) with worn corners and some rubbing to leather spine. Pages are free of any writing with tan pictorial boards


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The Cumulative Impact of Development on Mount Desert Island, Maine

By: (Mount Desert Island)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Southwest Harbor ME, The MDI League of Women Voters: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 151206

Condition: Fine in stapled wraps


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Image for Memorial of Samuel de Champlain Who Discovered the Island of Mt. Desert Maine September 5, 1604

Memorial of Samuel de Champlain Who Discovered the Island of Mt. Desert Maine September 5, 1604

By: (Mount Desert Island)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 152886

Condition: Ornate bookplate and small blind stamp of the New Haven Historical Society; 10 pages with card cover, VG. Cover archivally repaired


Issued to commemorate the 300th anniversary of Champlain's visit. Frontispiece tipped in photograph of the Champlain Memorial on Mt. Desert Island and included is a list of subscribers who made the memorial possible in 1904. Rare View more info

Image for The Fire of '47: A Supplement to the Bar Harbor Times

The Fire of '47: A Supplement to the Bar Harbor Times

By: Abrell, Diana (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bar Harbor, Bar Harbor Times: 1987

Seller ID: 150662

Condition: 16 page unbound newspaper special, 11-1/2 X 15-1/2 ; interior pages tanned, slick cover VG+


"Remembering - 40 years later." Articles, photographs and remembrances of the devastating 1947 fire that destroyed over 72,000 acres of Mount Desert Island View more info

Image for The Potter's Wheel: The Life Story of Lillian F. Wall

The Potter's Wheel: The Life Story of Lillian F. Wall

By: Alexander, Betsy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Bangor, Maine, Self-Published: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 148615

Condition: Good+ trade paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR and Lillian Wall


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The Potter's Wheel: The Life Story of Lillian F. Wall

By: Alexander, Betsy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Bangor, Maine, Self-Published: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 148617

Condition: VG trade paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR and Lillian Wall


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The Great State of Maine Beer Book

By: Anderson, Will

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Portland, Anderson & Sons: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150630

ISBN: 0960105689

Condition: Oversize trade paperback, VG+ in wraps. Tiny owner's name on front endpaper


180 pages with index. Profusely illustrated View more info

Image for Good Old Maine: 101 Past & Present Pop Delights

Good Old Maine: 101 Past & Present Pop Delights

By: Anderson, Will

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Portland, Anderson: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150650

ISBN: 0960105662

Condition: Trade paperback, tiny owner's name on front endpaper; near fine in wraps. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR


106 pages with index. Profusely illustrated. Diners, drive-in theaters, movie palaces (including Bar Harbor's famous Criterion), much more View more info

Image for More Good Old Maine: 101 Past & Present Pop Delights

More Good Old Maine: 101 Past & Present Pop Delights

By: Anderson, Will

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Portland, Anderson: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150910

ISBN: 0960105670

Condition: Trade paperback, tiny owner's name on front endpaper; fine in wraps


140 pages with index. Profusely illustrated View more info

Image for You Auto See Maine: When Old Cars Were Young and For Sale in Maine

You Auto See Maine: When Old Cars Were Young and For Sale in Maine

By: Anderson, Will

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Camden, Anderson & Sons: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 151012

ISBN: 18938044003

Condition: Large trade paperback, fine in wraps. Small owner's name on front endpaper. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR


Loaded with pictures View more info

Image for Hark to the Bell Buoys' Song - Letters from Monhegan Island 1976 to 1985

Hark to the Bell Buoys' Song - Letters from Monhegan Island 1976 to 1985

By: Ashley, Alta

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Damariscotta, Maine, Grey Gull Publications: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 147979

ISBN: 0961459247

Condition: Near fine trade paperback


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Image for Steam to the Summit: The Green Mountain Railway, Bar Harbor's Remarkable Cog Railroad

Steam to the Summit: The Green Mountain Railway, Bar Harbor's Remarkable Cog Railroad

By: Bachelder, Peter Dow

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ellsworth, Maine, Breakwater Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150908

ISBN: 0966483111

Condition: Fine trade paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR


Bygone days of Bar Harbor, Maine View more info

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Steam to the Summit: The Green Mountain Railway, Bar Harbor's Remarkable Cog Railroad

By: Bachelder, Peter Dow

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ellsworth, Maine, Breakwater Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154084

ISBN: 0966483111

Condition: Trade paperback, new in wraps


Bygone days of Bar Harbor, Maine View more info

Image for Inventing Acadia: Artists and Tourists at Mount Desert

Inventing Acadia: Artists and Tourists at Mount Desert

By: Belanger, Pamela J.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Farnsworth Art Museum: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150896

ISBN: 0918749093

Condition: Large trade paperback, near fine in wraps


Illustrated in color and black & white View more info

Image for My Cove Has Many Moods: Happy Memories of Mount Desert Island, Maine

My Cove Has Many Moods: Happy Memories of Mount Desert Island, Maine

By: Bond, Mary Wickham

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Published by the author: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150900

Condition: Fine in stapled wraps. Small owner's name on front endpaper


8 essays originally published in the Bar Harbor Times between 1976 and 1985. Illustrated with photographs View more info

Image for Our Scene: Gems of Downeast Maine

Our Scene: Gems of Downeast Maine

By: Brooks, John K.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Gardiner, Maine, Steele Publishing: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 139941

Condition: VG+ trade paperback


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A Day's Work: A Sampler of Historic Maine Photographs 1860-1920; Part 2

By: Bunting, W. H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gardiner, Maine, Tilbury House: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 152850

ISBN: 0884482073

Condition: Large trade paperback, as fine in wraps. Owner's name on front endpaper


384 pages with index. A milestone collection of historic photographs View more info