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Title:
History of the Town of Gloucester Cape Ann Including the Town of Rockport
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 010394

Author: Babson, John J.
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Peter Smith
Place: Gloucester, Massachusetts
Year: 1972
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: Good
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Octavo (standard book size)
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
First edition of the work in this format and binding. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. This is the 350th Anniversary Edition with an Introduction & Historical Review by Joseph E. Garland. Gray cloth over boards, black-and-white frontispiece portrait of John James Babson, first published in 1860 by Proctor Brothers, lxv, 610 pages, Index, Errata, 14 black-and-white illustrations in addition to the frontispiece, fold-out map at end of book Map of Early Settlers’ Homesteads, statistics relating to fisheries, memoir of John James Babson by Charles C. Smith. This book is in nice condition except for the fact that it comes from the home of a cigar smoker so there is a lingering odor. In an illustrated price-clipped dust jacket that is a little discolored from tobacco residue, short tear back top edge and front bottom edge. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3 lbs 8 oz. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Books; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 010394.