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True tales and curious legends; dramatic stories from the Yankee past.

Author: Edward Rowe Snow
Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead [1969]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Snow, Edward Rowe.
True tales and curious legends.
New York, Dodd, Mead [1969]
(OCoLC)891418083
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Rowe Snow
OCLC Number: 111036
Description: xiii, 273 pages illustrations 21 cm
Contents: Treasure chests, pirate, and diver's gold: America's first treasure driver --
Thomas Tew, Thoreau, and a treasure chest --
A pirate cartographer who escaped hanging --
Ghosts, fantasies, and the devil: Princess Augusta and Dolphyn --
The ghost of the murdered minister --
Pirate Lee and three white horses --
The Salem druggist --
Satan and his burial place --
The femme fatale and others: Lady Wentworth, or the girl and the governor --
Three unfortunate ladies --
Witchcraft --
Deborah, who fought in the revolution --
Margaret Fuller --
Inland, the coast, and New England Indians: Yankee vignettes --
The giant garnet --
Thunder and lightning --
The old oaken bucket --
Philip the Aggressor --
He discovered the Chelsea fire --
The white deer --
An̈ghemak-ti-koos or Agamenticus --
Shipbuilding, shipwrecks, and sea serpents: Death on the North River --
Peruvian and Francis --
Giovanni --
My Irish ancestor --
His majesty, the sea serpent --
Donald McKay.

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