The Lure of Long Beach (1936 first editon)
Charles Edgar Nash

The Lure of Long Beach (1936 first editon)

Long Beach, NJ: Long Beach Board Of Trade, 1936. First edition The true first edition, only date being 1936. Very good, tight copy, midest rubbing to the paper covered boards. Contents+ 170 pp. Color plate illustration of Thomas Bond's Long Beach House opposite page 1, further illustrated with photo plates and with sepia tone photographs in the text. still one of the standard and most readable account of the history of New Jersey's Long Beach Island from the days of the earliest native residents, its discovery by Europeans, the age of the Proprietors, pirates in Barnegat Bay, whaling days, and onward through the Revolution, the building of Barnegat Light, the establishment of a life saving service. Very Good Hardcover (Item ID: E22501B )


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