Table of Contents from: Martha's Vineyard: An Affectionate History Preface by Ray Ellis Foreword by Ralph Graves Martha's Vineyard: An Affectionate History Edgartown On Island Waters Chappaquiddick and Katama Bay Oak Bluffs and Vineyard Haven Up--Island Index
Ray Ellis was a nationally recognized, award--winning artist whose paintings are in the permanent collection at The White House and museums around the country. He has been represented in galleries across the U.S. and in London. He contributed paintings to five books, among them North by Northeast and South by Southeast. Ralph Graves was an American writer whose novels, including August People, which takes place on the Vineyard, have been highly acclaimed. He was an editorial director of Time Inc. and the last editor of LIFE as a weekly magazine.
"The watercolors make you feel as if you're holding a piece of a Vineyard afternoon in your hands...This is the best introduction to the Island of Martha's Vineyard now in print." -- The Vineyard Gazette