Washington, DC: Government Printing Office. 1879. Limp leather covers are lightly spotted and worn at the edges and spine. Very good. Item #3626
This is the second edition of the first separately issued coast pilot of this part of the Maine coast; the first edition was also published in 1879. (An 1874 coast pilot covered the entire Gulf of Maine from Eastport to Boston.) It contains two charts: Winter Harbor (full page) and South West Harbor (folding). Also contains 5 fold-out pages with recognition views. Each of these pages contains between two and four separate coastal recognition views. Among the shoreline views depicted are: Winter Harbor, Frenchman's Bay, Mount Desert, Southwest Harbor, Bass Harbor, Blue Hill Bay, Isle au Haut (2 views), Eggemoggin Reach (2 views) and Deer Island Thoroughfare (2 views).