Maine Icons (Hardcover)

50 Classic Symbols of the Pine Tree State

By Matthew P. Mayo, Jennifer Smith-Mayo

Globe Pequot, 9780762759989, 112pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2011

List Price: 16.95*
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Lobsters? Check. Blueberries? Yep. Lighthouses? Ayuh. These are the things that most readily come to mind when one mentions “Maine.” But Maine is so much more, and this book will also introduce readers to dozens of equally noteworthy but underappreciated historic, natural, cultural, and social aspects of the grand state of Maine.

About the Author

Photographer Jennifer Smith-Mayo, and her husband, writer Matthew P. Mayo, have lived in Maine for two decades--and counting! Jennifer specializes in photography of fine dining, rural living, and farming in the US, England, Ireland, Italy, and Scotland. Matthew is author of a number of novels and non-fiction books, including "Bootleggers, Lobstermen & Lumberjacks: Fifty of the Grittiest Moments in the History of Hardscrabble New England."