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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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Beatrix Jones Farrand and Her Gardens

By: (Beatrix Farrand)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: No Place, Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 152670

Condition: Neat gift inscription on front endpaper and some light rubbing to cover, near fine (issued without Dust Jacket) in decorated paper covered boards


Appreciations by Robert W. Patterson, Mildred Bliss and Lanning Roper plus "A List of Beatrix Jones' Work" compiled by her [ca 1950]. Illustrated with 16 b&w plates View more info

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The Reef Point Bulletins

By: (Beatrix Farrand)

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Bar Harbor (ME), Max Farrand Memorial Fund: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154354

Condition: Complete run of The Reef Point Bulletins, collected and published "in memory of Beatrix and Max Farrand and of Reef Point...by the remaining members of the Reef Point Gardens and Max Farrand Memorial Corporations." Hardcover, a fine, bright copy in the original plain, glassine Dust Jacket which is only in good condition with several chips and tears. Light foxing to a few pages


Beatrix Farrand (1872-1959) was a noted landscape architect. Her career included commissions to design the gardens for private residences, estates and country homes, public parks, botanic gardens, college campuses, and the White House. She was one of the founding eleven members of the American Society of Landscape Architects. In the thirties Farrand created Reef Point as a landscape study center in Bar Harbor, Maine. The 17 bulletins were issued from 1946 to 1956 View more info

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100 Years of Being Ready: or The Life and Times of Brewer & Lord Insurance

By: (Brewer & Lord Insurance)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Brewer & Lord: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150936

Condition: Fine (no Dust Jacket as issued)


Includes "A Decalogue of Disasters in New England" one of which is the Bar Harbor fire of 1947 View more info

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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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New England Roadside Delights

By: Anderson, Will

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Portland, Will Anderson: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150906

ISBN: 0960105638

Condition: Large trade paperback, fine in wraps. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the half title page


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Image for Those Were the Days: Drive-Ins, Dance Halls, Fried Clams, Summer & Maine

Those Were the Days: Drive-Ins, Dance Halls, Fried Clams, Summer & Maine

By: Anderson, Will

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bath ME, Anderson & Son: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 157582

ISBN: 189380402X

Condition: Large trade paperback, as new in wraps


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: $15.00

Publisher: Camden, Anderson & Sons: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 157584

ISBN: 1893804003

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


Loaded with pictures View more info

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Patchwork Child: Early Memories

By: Astor, Brooke

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, Random: 1993

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 157394

ISBN: 0679426876

Condition: Near fine in a near fine, price-clipped dust jacket. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on second front endpaper. 1st printing of this edition


Originally published in 1962 View more info

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The Island Reader: Volume 3

By: Bardaglio, Anne et al (editors)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bar Harbor, Maine Sea Coast Mission: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 136255

Condition: Fine in pictorial wraps


Stories, poetry and art from the islands of Frenchboro, Great Cranberry, Islesford, Isle au Haut, Matinicus and Swan's Island View more info

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A Countryman's Journal: Views of Life and Nature from a Maine Coastal Farm

By: Barrette, Roy

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago, Rand McNally & Co: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 157448

ISBN: 52881110x

Condition: Fine in fine Dust Jacket


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Changing Maine 1960-2010

By: Barringer, Richard (editor)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Gardiner, Maine, Tilbury House: 2004

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 138171

ISBN: 0884482642

Condition: Near fine trade paperback


Social and economic conditions, politics, government and quality of life in Maine View more info

Image for British Ballads from Maine: The Development of Popular Songs with Texts and Airs

British Ballads from Maine: The Development of Popular Songs with Texts and Airs

By: Barry, Phillips , Eckstorm, Fannie Hardy & Smyth, Mary Winslow

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 136574

Condition: A VG solid copy (no Dust Jacket), pages clean, binding tight, Not ex-library


Versions of ballads included in Prof. F. J. Child's collection. 9-1/2 X 7 inches, 535 pages View more info

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Maine's Coastal Cemeteries: A Historic Tour

By: Batignani, Karen Wentworth

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Camden ME, Down East: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 157622

ISBN: 0892726040

Condition: Trade paperback, new in wraps


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Baymeath

By: Bowen, Louise deKoven

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Chicago, Privately Published: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 149414

Condition: Fine in a VG+ Dust Jacket with several tiny internal holes to front panel


Reminiscences of life at a Bar Harbor cottage. Illustrated. Extremely uncommon title 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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Mainiacs...? A-yuh!

By: Brooks, Loretta C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Maine, Self Published: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 149539

Condition: VG self published, large 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

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Wildfire Loose, The Week Maine Burned

By: Butler, Joyce

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kennebunkport, Durrell: (1978)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 157820

ISBN: 911764216

Condition: Foxing to edges else VG+ in a VG+ Dust Jacket


In October 1947, Maine experienced the worst fire disaster in its history. Climaxing months of drought, fires raged across more than 200,000 acres, feeding on woods fields, and even the bone-dry earth. Nine communities were practically leveled and four others severely damaged. Includes extensive information on the Bar Harbor fire View more info

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The Redbook: Directory and Handbook, 2004

By: Chase, Cheryl Caughey

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Northeast Harbor, ME, self published: 2004

Edition: 89th Edition

Seller ID: 157550

Condition: As new in wraps, 3 1/4" wide x 6" long, 160 pages


Directory of the wealthy living in Northeast Harbor, Seal Harbor, Somesville, Bar Harbor, Southwest Harbor, Maine and adjacent islands. Addresses and phone numbers included. With the death of the Editor/Publisher in June, 2019, publication of The Redbook has ceased View more info