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Doc Maynard: The man who invented Seattle

By: Speidel, William C

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Nettle Creek Pub. Co: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138809

ISBN: 0914890026

Condition: Fine

A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 275 pages. Full brown cloth boards. 6 1/4"w x 9 1/4"h. Slight edge wear and stains to dust jacket. Map endpapers. Doc Maynard "was Seattle's first doctor, first capitalist, first humorist, first friend to the Indians, first real estate promoter and first to adopt the sobriquest we still use today: 'Queen City of the Northwest' and "Gateway to the Orient.'" View more info

Masters of Sail; The Era of Square-Rigged Vessels in the Maritime Provinces

By: Spicer, Stanley T.

Price: $25.95

Publisher: Ryerson Press: 1968

Seller ID: 138500

Condition: Near Fine

Book is in excellent condition with sea blue cloth covers. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows edge wear, scuffing, small chips/tears at corners, no large tears. 278p. with 27 illustrations in b&w, bibliography, glossary, map endpapers. Title page has previous owner's sticker. "Shipbuilding in the Maritime Provinces had progressed as an industry for almost 100 years when it burst into full glory during the middle decades of the nineteenth century. These were the... View more info