Long Island Discovery an Adventure Into the History, Manners, and Mores of America's Front Porch
Manley, Seon

New York: Doubleday & Company, 1966. F 318 pages; bibliography, index; interesting appendix with "...lists...culled from seventeenth-century documents...", names of Long Island note; black and white illustrations, map endpapers; chapter information on Indians and place names, colonists & customs, Quakers, the American Revolution, whaling, Walt Whitman and other writers, Fire Island, legends, lore, more; "First Edition" stated on copyright page; (from the dustjacket information): "...(Long Island's) geographical nature has determined the outlook of its inhabitants...history, geology, genealogy, science, art, religion, and society..."; some edge, tips wear & chipping to dustjacket; volume in very good condition; a good Long Island history & reference. Very Good H (Item ID: 14962)

$20.00

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