Solomons, MD: Chesapeake Writers Festival, 1992. Paperback. SCARCE. 8vo. White side stapled paper wrappers with blue title to front wrapper. A few small light spots of foxing to front wrapper, first page, and margins of a few interior pages. Writing in pen to rear wrapper. Additions stapled to rear wrapper. Else is clean and bright. 43 pages. MD/012319. Very Good.
New York: Bonanza Books, (1980). Hardcover. 4to. Near fine in very good green illustrated dust jacket with white title to front and spine panels. Two small closed tears to front panel and minor fading to spine and front panel. Wonderful photographic illustrations throughout. Index, 160 pages. MD/011519. Near Fine / Very Good.
Broomes Island, MD: John P. Broome, (1977). First Edition. Hardcover. SCARCE. 8vo. Blue cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and to spine. Minor bumping to spine ends. Remnants of small sticker to top corner of front board. Minor foxing to end pages and a few spots to text. Else is clean and bright with several photographic illustrations. Index, 259 pages. MD/011419. Very Good.
Baltimore: Bodine and Associates, 1968. Hardcover. 4to. Very good in very good- maroon dust jacket with white title to front and spine panels. Dust jacket is worn along the edges with minor foxing to turn-ins, and price-clipped. Bound in red cloth boards with gilt and maroon title labe to spine and illustrated pastedown to front cover. Light spotting to boards. Clean interior. 84 pages. Maryland. MD/021418. Very Good / Very Good.
Owings Mills, MD: Stemmer House, (1981). Paperback. POSSIBLY INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Very good in yellow, black, and white illustrated paper wrappers with black title to front wrapper and to spine. Spine and 1/3rd of front wrapper faded to white. Potential inscription to dedication page, signed "Lulu." Else is clean and bright with black and white illustrations throughout. Unpaginated. CHILD/011519. Very Good.
Elliot Island MD: Dogwood Ridge Books, (2006). Paperback. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Fine in white and illustrated paper wrappers wiht dark blue and grey title to front wrapper and dark blue title to spine. Author's inscription to half title page. Else is pristine with black and white photographic illustrations throughout. 241 pages. MD/020619. Fine.
Easton, MD and Haverford, PA: Printed Privately for the Author, 1934. First Edition. Hardcover. FIRST EDITION. Very good in red cloth boards with gilt title to spine and front cover. Black, silver and gold emblem to front cover. Minor soiling and rubbing to exterior as well as light browning to spine and a small open tear to cloth on spine. Browning to end pages and light soiling to blank page at front. Else is clean and bright. Includes over 250 photographs, illustrations, and floor plans of historic plantations in Maryland. Index, 269 pages. Maryland. MD/011519. Very Good.
Centreville, MD: Tidewater Publishers, (1982). second printing. Hardcover. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. 8vo. Near fine in black cloth backed beige paper covered boards with silver title to spine. Author's inscription to half title page. Else is pristine. Very good+ illustrated grey dust jacket with black title to front and spine panels. Minor edgewear to dust jacket. Index, 127 pages. COOK/010419. Near Fine / Very Good+.
New York: Beehive Press, 1991. Martin, Van Jones. Cloth. 4to. In green cloth covered boards with silver title stamp to spine. In black and white illustrated glossy dust jacket with green and white title to spine and front panels. Interior clean and bright. B/w illustrations throughout. Index. 251 pages. MD/021419. Very Good in Very Good dj.
Savannah, Georgia: Beehive Press, 1996. Martin, Van Jones. Hardcover. 4to. Black cloth covered boards with gilt title to spine. Interior clean and bright. Black and white illustrations throughout. Index. Black and white illustrated dust jacket with gilt title to front and spine panels. Light wear to edges. 251 pages. MD/021418. Fine / Fine.
London: The Gieves and the Arlington Galleries, 1924. Paperback. 8vo. Brown paper wrappers with dark blue title to front wrapper. Creasing and chipping to edges. Minor soiling to exterior. Light damp stain to bottom corner of first few pages. Light foxing to margins. Text is clean and bright. Illustrations throughout. 65 pages. MAR/021319. Very Good.
Baltimore: Maryland Historical Society, 1959. First Edition. Hardcover. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. Beige illustrated cloth covered boards with black title to front and spine panels. Minor rubbing to boards. Light bowing to front board. Previous owner's name to front paste down. Minor foxing to paste downs and end pages. Else is clean and bright with illustrations throughout. Index, 47 pages. MD/012319. Very Good.
Baltimore: The Elkridge Club, 2003. Hardcover. Scarce. Size: Quarto. The Elkridge Club still exists in Baltimore County and offers golfing as well as social events to its members. Navy blue cloth boards with silver title to spine and emblem to front cover. Clean and bright with many photographic illustrations. 307 pages. MD/021419. Fine.
New York: Random House, 1979. Hardcover. First edition, second printing. SIGNED by author and illustrator. "The Watermen consists of selections made by Mr. Michener from his great novel Chesapeake. But the narrative has a unity and a continuity of its own, and enjoyment of it does not depend on knowledge of the rest of the book. It is a story of the bay and its wildlife, but especially of the watermen, their rivalries and activites - hunting, oystering, racing, fighting" (jacket). Navy blue cloth boards with metallic green title to spine. Light dampstaining to spine ends, else clean and bright. In light blue dust jacket titled in red on spine and front panels. Minor wear to edges of jacket and light sunning to spine panel. 193 pages. MD/011819. Very Good / Very Good.