MAINE A Guide American Guide Series WPA 1937 1st DJ
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MAINE A Guide 'Down East'
Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]
Book Description: Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1937. 1st edition, Title Page and copyright page indicates the date 1937, no further printing designation, assume early printing. Hardcover, Dust Jacket with fold-out map in rear pocket. Green simulated leatherette textured cloth with bright gilt rules and lettering on cover and spine, pictorial map front endpapers; b&w photos; maps; 476 pages,8vo.
Written by the workers of the Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of Maine. Part of the American Guide series.
Vacation haven, hunting and fishing spot, quaint Old New England people & places. That's what Maine is all about. Read about the fishin' holes and old salts here, with the usual guide book essays on state history and tours to interesting spots.
Book Condition: Book is Very Good Minus, boards are bright, some minor scuffs on gutter between front board and spine. Gilt titles are a little dull on front board and spine. Spine is bright, no fading, a little horizontal crease on top of spine. Contents are fine, Book plate and pen signature and inscription on pre-title page by owner. Dust Jacket is poor, many large closed tears (tape re-enforced), one small open tear on back crease, heavy chipping. Priced clipped.
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