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Books by Chester Brigham on maritime history, and related arts and letters

Phoenix of the Seas

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NEW! PUBLISHED 2015 The remarkable 3-ocean, 3-centuries saga of the schooner Ernestina-Morrissey, State Ship of Massachusetts (more)

On Opposite Tacks

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Contrasts and parallels in the careers of a major American artist and a sea-going entrepreneur (more)

Gloucester's Bargain with the Sea

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How legends of heroism and peril at sea drew major painters, sculptors and writers to a New England fishing port (more)

The Stream I Go A-Fishing In

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The ship’s fiddler who became a concert violinist, concert impresario and composer of melodies played on parlor pianos across America (more)

Children’s books written and illustrated by Anthea Brigham

Henrietta, World War II Hen

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Roger the Rooster

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So frightened by German bombs that she could not lay eggs, this English hen faced an uncertain future (more)

The leaping skills developed by Roger when trying to escape from a petting zoo served him well when a marauding fox threatened his hens (more)


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