Lighthouse Bookstore Books on New England Lighthouses (general)
Donald W. Davidson - Lighthouses of New England : From the Maritimes to Montauk
A beautifully written and illustrated volume, covering the history of New England lighthouses from their origins through their automation. Breathtaking color photos throughout, with a wealth of stories about the lives of keepers and their families. A great value -- it's hard to find a book this nice for a price this low.
List: $15.98. Amazon.com's price:$11.19. You Save:$4.79 (30%) Availability: This item usually ships within 2-3 days. Hardcover, 128 pages. Published by Book Sales.
Bruce Roberts (Photographer), Ray Jones - New England Lighthouses : Bay of Fundy to Long Island Sound
This book, another in a fine series of lighthouse volumes by Jones and Roberts, contains descriptions and photographs of 51 lighthouses, including directions and details on visiting them. An excellent overview of New England lights, with nicely varied photos including aerial views. Generous helpings of history, with an extended section on Ida Lewis, heroine of Lime Rock.
List: $19.95. Amazon.com's price: $15.96. You Save: $3.99 (20%). Availability: This item usually ships within 24 hours. Published by Globe Pequot Press, 1996.
Charles Feil - Lighthouses from Aloft : 51 Scenic New England Lights
"The aerial photographs in this book are simply outstanding. Readers will be able to take in the full visual impact of the spectacular terrain on which many of the lighthouses are situated -- on sheer bluffs, gem-like islands, wave-torn ledges, and sweeping arcs of sand. 51 lights of the area from Maine to Rhode Island are presented, ranging from West Quoddy Head to Watch Hill." -- Ken Black, Shore Village Museum.
List: $14.95. Amazon.com's price: 11.96. You Save: $2.99 (20%).
Availability: This title usually ships within 2-3 days. Paperback, 64 pages. Published by Down East Books, 1997.
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