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Beyond Cool for Nautical Booklovers!

I had only a brief window of time to visit Crawford's Nautical Books, but if I had no other... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2016
Richard K
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
I love books

First of all it's an old bank, so that's cool, but there is sooo much squeezed into this place... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
Medford, New Jersey
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7 Sep 2016
“Beyond Cool for Nautical Booklovers!”
28 Jul 2016
“I love books”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
MD St HWY 33, Tilghman, MD 21671
+1 410-886-2230
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

I had only a brief window of time to visit Crawford's Nautical Books, but if I had no other obligations, I could have spent hours browsing among the books and nautical items and conversing with the owners. As an author, a bibliophile, and sailor, I...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Richard K
Reviewed 28 July 2016

First of all it's an old bank, so that's cool, but there is sooo much squeezed into this place without feeling crowded. Many good used and new books. Found a gorgeous used hard back book about the history of the U.S. Navy for steal!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank KKW1
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Everything nautical and maritime imaginable here. Books, maps, charts, old, new, rare, etc., showcased on shelves and in the vault of a former bank building with tin-pressed ceilings, situated along Tilghman Island's main drag. Stop in and chat with the owner, and anyone else who...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank Bobbi S
Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

You'll find wonderful books here--new and old--of the local area and Chesapeake, along with nautical books of all types. In addition, if you're looking for a fun weekend or "beach read" check out "Susan's Corner". Gary and Susan are the proprietors and are very willing...More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank djcrozier
Reviewed 20 August 2013

Crawfords' Nautical Book Bank is a unique Tilghman Island experience-from it's large selection of used books on nautical topics, to it's new books-across several genres-, to it's owner, who is always ready with a joke or tale about Island history and life. Located in an...More

Date of experience: August 2013
4  Thank Noel W
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