Cape Cod Summer, by Eleanor Early, 1949, Vintage Travel Book

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Vintage Travel Book: Cape Cod Summer, by Eleanor Early, 1949, Massachusetts, ocean, nautical,
Houghton Mifflin Company, The Riverside Press Cambridge,

Take your Cape Cod vacation accompanied by a delightful and thorough guide which will show your the Cape from antiques to sea-clam pies.

Dust jacket - cracked and chipped. Clipped corner. Green cloth cover. Sunned spine. Red lettering with a illustration of a little house on front. End pages have map of the Cape. Book seller's mark and owner's signature. Inside clean and tight.

Dust jacket now has mylar cover.

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She wrote books on travel, cooking, and history, as well as novels. Some of her lauded works at the time include Adirondack Tales (1939), New England Cookbook (1954), Washington Holiday (1955), Behold the White Mountains (1935), and Boston Yesterday and Today (1939). Early in career she wrote a series of travel books, which included And this is Boston! (1930) as well as And this is Washington! (1934), among others. Most of her books were published by Houghton Mifflin Company.

Throughout her life Eleanor travelled the globe, reporting as a journalist, writing travel pieces, and working on her novels. Independent and adventurous, she never married; she returned to Boston just a few years before her death in 1969. Eleanor Early's papers form a significant part of the Wellesley Historical Society’s Early Family Papers.

http://www.wellesleyhistoricalsociety.org/blog/introducing-eleanor-early

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