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A Brief History of Bridgton Academy 1808-1957 (Maine)

by Stevens, Ernest N (of the Class of 1899)

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Published
1958
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Fine. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner.
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$14.00

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Bridgton ME.: Bridgton Academy., 1958. Hard cover. Fine. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner.. 1 195 p. Faux marble pattern off-white cloth over boards. 21 cm. History of the private school that organized and began educating boys in 1808. This is its history through the mid-20th century.
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Ladies' Choice: A Collection of Humor by Maine Women

by Patterson, Mavis (Edited by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1982
Condition
Fine. Clean text pages.
ISBN
9780896210660
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$8.00

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Thorndike ME.: Thorndike Press., 1982. Trade paperback. Fine. Clean text pages.. Wing-Horton, Melinda (Illustrated by).. 1 Trade paperback. 95 p. Audience: General/trade. Cover art in shades of brick, gray on white. 21 cm. 95 p. Pen&Ink Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. Defying a legacy that said women don't have, or shouldn't demonstrate, a sense of humor, this anthology is a… Read more
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The Maine Map and Guide (adapted from The Maine Atlas)

by

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Published
1986
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Fine.
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$6.00

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Freeport ME.: DeLorme Publishing., 1986. Wraps. Fine.. 1 Two-sided 24x18" all-color map, folding down to 4.25x9.25 in. Comprehensive road, town, city, river, lake, mountain, topo map. Reverse side: an atlas about Maine's opportunities, including a mileage chart. Color. Border art: wildlife.
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Neither Hay nor Grass

by Gould, John

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Published
1951
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket. Top spine jacket damage. Light top page block soil. Clean.
Edition
Possible 1st, no print line, same date title, copyright pages.
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$22.00

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New York.: William Morrow & Company., 1951. Possible 1st, no print line, same date title, copyright pages.. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket. Top spine jacket damage. Light top page block soil. Clean.. Saunders, F Wenderoth (Cover and Illustrations by).. 1 First edition. Light green cloth over boards. Black spine titles, "JG" on front. Tri-color cover… Read more
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Maine Magic

by Caldwell, Bill

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1979
Condition
Fine in very good dust jacket. With small lower book corner rub. Jacket has slight wear.
Edition
2nd printing.
ISBN
9780930096038
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$14.00

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Portland ME.: Guy Gannett Publishing., 1979. 2nd printing.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. With small lower book corner rub. Jacket has slight wear.. 1 Blue cloth over boards. Silver spine titles. Color photo illustrated jacket. 334 p. B&W photos. Maine newspaper columnist Bill Caldwell brings together, "A vivid portrayal of Maine life, Maine towns and… Read more
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The Island Merry-Go-Round (A Windswept Book)

by Sargent, Ruth, and Weinberger, Jane (Editor)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very good. Signed by author. Front right side crease. Inscribed by author. "For Craig", dated July '89. Front oran
Edition
First edition. Presumed 1st. No print line.
ISBN
9780932433466
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$34.00

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Mount Desert ME / Ellsworth ME, printer.: Windswept House Publications / Downeast Graphics & Printing., 1988. First edition. Presumed 1st. No print line.. Wraps. Very good. Signed by author. Front right side crease. Inscribed by author. "For Craig", dated July '89. Front orange end paper loosening from glued binding.. DeVito, Pamela (Illustrated by). 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding.… Read more
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Stitch in Time

by Gould, John

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very good in very good dust jacket. Price clipped. Signed by author. Near fine. Light top page block soiling.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing. "4-85" on lower front fla
ISBN
9780393019766
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$22.00

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New York / London.: W. W. Norton & Company., 1985. First edition. 1st printing. "4-85" on lower front flap.. Hard cover. Very good in very good dust jacket. Price clipped. Signed by author. Near fine. Light top page block soiling.. Hanks, Consuelo E (Jacket illustrations by).. 1 Cloth and paper over boards. 153 p. 22 cm. Gold spine… Read more
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Mollie Peer: Or, the Underground Adventure of the Moosepath League (Book 2)

by Reid, Van

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2000
Condition
Very good. Near fine. Remainder mark, bottom. Clean covers and text pages.
Edition
First edition. 1st Penguin printing.
ISBN
9780140291858
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$6.00

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New York.: Penguin Books., 2000. First edition. 1st Penguin printing.. Trade paperback. Very good. Near fine. Remainder mark, bottom. Clean covers and text pages.. MacDonald, Ross (Cover art by), and Sinclair, James (Map by).. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. Audience: General/trade. Second hilarious adventure of the fictional Victorian era Moosepath League, based in Portland, Maine. Mollie Peer is… Read more
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Postcards from Maine: Stories and Drawings

by Sample, Tim (Stories and artwork by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very good. Lower front corner short crease, 1 in.
Edition
3rd printing.
ISBN
9780884480501
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$7.00

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Gardiner ME.: Tilbury House Publishers., 1988. 3rd printing.. Trade paperback. Very good. Lower front corner short crease, 1 in.. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. 97 p. 19x23 cm. Pencilled grayscale artwork. Audience: General/trade. Maine humor. Some of this material was earlier recorded and distributed by Bert & I Records, Ipswich MA. Stories: Ser 'er Again; Teddy Roosevelt Visits… Read more
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Daniel Plainway: Or the Holiday Haunting of the Moosepath League (Book 3)

by Reid, Van

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2000
Condition
Very good. Near fine. Remainder mark, bottom. Clean covers and text pages.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing, Penguin.
ISBN
9780141001906
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$6.00

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New York.: Penguin Books., 2000. First edition. 1st printing, Penguin.. Trade paperback. Very good. Near fine. Remainder mark, bottom. Clean covers and text pages.. MacDonald, Ross (Cover art by).. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. 385 p. Audience: General/trade. Third Moosepath League installment, this featuring "good hearted country lawyer" Daniel Plainway, with the Moosepath comic adventurers of the Victorian… Read more
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Kennebec Yesterdays

by Marriner, Ernest

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Published
1955
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Light rubs to extremities. Clean pages. Stitched binding. B&W photo plates.
Edition
3rd printing.
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$14.00

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Waterville ME.: Colby College Press., 1955. 3rd printing.. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Light rubs to extremities. Clean pages. Stitched binding. B&W photo plates.. 1 Light green cloth over boards. Gold spine titles. 320 p. 24 cm. Colby College Monograph No. 21. Maine social history based on diaries, letters, account books, etc. Author was asked to… Read more
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The Light Here Kindled, a Novel

by Carroll, Gladys Hasty

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Published
1967
Condition
Fine in very good dust jacket. Slight sun fade to spine.
Edition
First edition. Stated 1st.
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$14.00

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Boston.: Little, Brown & Company., 1967. First edition. Stated 1st.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Slight sun fade to spine.. Smith, Carl (Jacket design by).. 1 Black cloth, yellow paper over boards. Gold spine titles. 282 p. 21 cm. Set in Maine with a large cast of characters and the central focus of a farmhouse.… Read more
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Neither Hay nor Grass.

by Gould, John

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Published
1951
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Light cover edge and cover discoloration. Interior clan. Tightly bound.
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$19.00

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New York.: William Morrow & Company., 1951. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Light cover edge and cover discoloration. Interior clan. Tightly bound.. Saunders, F Wenderoth (Illustrations by).. 1 Light green cloth over boards. "JG' on front in black. 216 p. B&W Pen&Ink artwork. 20 cm. Maine comic classic tales, life in the… Read more
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Ladies' Choice: A Collection of Humor by Maine Women

by Patterson, Mavis (Edited by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1982
Condition
Good. Ex-library. Clean text pages; library markings, pocket.
Edition
Large type / large print.
ISBN
9780896210660
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$6.00

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Thorndike ME.: Thorndyke Press., 1982. Large type / large print.. Hard cover. Good. Ex-library. Clean text pages; library markings, pocket.. Wing-Horton, Melinda (Illustrated by).. 1 Trade paperback. Cover art in shades of brick, gray on white. 21 cm. 95 p. Pen&Ink Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. Defying a legacy that said women don't have, or shouldn't demonstrate, a sense of… Read more
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image of The Shag Bag; More Stuff from Maine, which, considering our perculiar [sic] present, has no motive, purpose, and dedicated aim, and is meant only to be amusing--which not very much is nowadays, is it?

The Shag Bag; More Stuff from Maine, which, considering our perculiar [sic] present, has no motive, purpose, and dedicated aim, and is meant only to be amusing--which not very much is nowadays, is it?

by Gould, John

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Jacket has surface scuffing. Top page block is darkened.
Edition
First edition.
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$14.00

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Boston.: Little, Brown., 1972. First edition.. Hard cover. Very good in good dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Jacket has surface scuffing. Top page block is darkened.. Malsberg, Edward (Illustrations by).. 1 Paper over boards. 212 p. 20 cm. Pen&Ink Illustrations. Maine essayist, humorist, print columnist, and folklorist, all describes author John Gould, always delightful and insightful. Selections… Read more
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Portrait of a Woman Down East: Selected Writings of Mary Bolte

by Bolte, Charles (Edited by), and Bolte, Mary

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1983
Condition
Very good. Near fine; light top block dust soil. Clean, unmarked interior.
Edition
First edition. "1" in print line.
ISBN
9780892721290
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$18.00

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Camden ME.: Down East Books., 1983. First edition. "1" in print line.. Trade paperback. Very good. Near fine; light top block dust soil. Clean, unmarked interior.. 1 Most of the contents had been previously published in periodicals, and by Viking Press and Chatham Press. Contents in two sections: Before Down East and Down East. A number of… Read more
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Maine Stories

by Stolle, John William, and Snowman, M.S. "Boob" (Aided and Abetted by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1953
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Minor spine end wear, corner bumps.
Edition
First edition. Presumed 1st, no print line.
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$41.00

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Bangor ME.: H.P. Snowman: Printer., 1953. First edition. Presumed 1st, no print line.. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Minor spine end wear, corner bumps.. 1 148 p. Blue cloth over boards, decorated in silver with state of Maine outline and title splash in silver. Small Pen&Ink illustrations. Scarce volume, Maine "old timer" tales, folklore of Northern… Read more
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image of Twelve Grindstones; or, A few more good ones, being another cultural roundup of Maine folklore, sort of, although not intended to be definitive, and perhaps not so cultural, either.

Twelve Grindstones; or, A few more good ones, being another cultural roundup of Maine folklore, sort of, although not intended to be definitive, and perhaps not so cultural, either.

by Gould, John

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1970
Condition
Fine in very good dust jacket. Price clipped.
Edition
First edition. Stated first. 1st edition.
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$22.00

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Boston.: Little, Brown and Company., 1970. First edition. Stated first. 1st edition.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Price clipped.. Malsberg, Edward (Illustrations by).. 1 212 p. 20 cm. Pen & Ink Illustrations. "Downeast" Maine folklore, humor, by the author earlier of "The Jonesport Raffle", and other works.
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The Stolen Spruce: a Mystery Adventure in the Maine Woods

by Andler. Kenneth

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1952
Condition
Good in fair dust jacket. Signed by author. DJ and book had been damp. No odor; staining to interior of DJ. Some page wave. Othe
Edition
First edition.
Item Price
$44.00

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New York: Ariel Books / Pellegrini & Cudahy, 1952. First edition.. Hard cover. Good in fair dust jacket. Signed by author. DJ and book had been damp. No odor; staining to interior of DJ. Some page wave. Otherwise clean.. Hartman, C.L.. 0 168 p. Includes illustrations. Tan cloth covered boards, dark green titles w/drawing of surveyor on cover.… Read more
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The country of the pointed firs and other stories

by Jewett, Sarah Orne, and Cather, Willa (Selected and arranged with a Preface by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1956
Condition
Very good. Signed by previous owner. Minor cover wear.
Edition
Anchor A26.
ISBN
9780385092142
Item Price
$4.75

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1956. Anchor A26.. Mass-market paperback. Very good. Signed by previous owner. Minor cover wear.. 1 320 p. Mass-market (rack) paperback. First published in 1896, these now classic writings are sketches of Maine life. Author Sarah Orne Jewett, b.1849, South Berwick on the Maine coast, and d. 1909, having published 14 collections of stories, several volumes… Read more
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