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Image for Old Manchester [3 volumes]  Book I, A Picture Book; Book II, The Storytellers; Book III, Manchester Green

Old Manchester [3 volumes] Book I, A Picture Book; Book II, The Storytellers; Book III, Manchester Green

By: Adams, Milton K.; Tibeau, Anthony J. (photo reproductions)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Manchester Historical Society: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28307


Near Fine; Softcover; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 3 volumes, all paperbacks, all first editions. Book III SIGNED by the author. Book I shows short creases at bottom corner of cover. Otherwise Very Good. Books II and III, crisp, tight, unmarked. BONUS BOOK: Includes a Near Fine copy of Manchester Remembers: The Home Front at War 1941-1945. View more info

Image for Hands on the Land  A History of the Vermont Landscape

Hands on the Land A History of the Vermont Landscape

By: Albers, Jan

Price: $27.00

Publisher: The MIT Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30213


Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 351 pp, bound in full blue cloth. Crisp, as new, in like jacket. View more info

Image for The Nineteenth Century Parks of Hartford ; A Legacy to the Nation

The Nineteenth Century Parks of Hartford ; A Legacy to the Nation

By: Alexopoulos, John

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Hartford Architectural Conservancy: 1983

Seller ID: 27417


Very Good-; Softcover; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 77 pages. A well-written history of the origins of Hartford's superlative park system, including Colt, Elizabeth, Goodwin, Keney, Bushnell, Pope, and Riverside Park with mention of the influences of Frederick Law Olmsted, Horace Bushnell, John Olmsted, Rev. Francis Goodwin, Charles Eliot, Samuel Colt, Charles Pond, and more. Fold-out maps, sketches, photographs. Clean, bright. Light rubbing on cover; spin... View more info

Image for The Algonquin Club, Boston, 1894  Charter, By-laws, List of Officers and Members

The Algonquin Club, Boston, 1894 Charter, By-laws, List of Officers and Members

By: Alqonquin Club

Price: $34.20

Publisher: House: 1894

Seller ID: 26965


Very Good; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 63 pages, bound in burgundy cloth, gilt lettering. Binding firm; cover heavily sunned/faded on front; minor spot on rear. Interior clean, unmarked; light foxing top margin & gutter of some pages. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

Image for The Town and City of Waterbury, Connecticut from the Aboriginal Period to the Year Eighteen Hundred and Ninety-five; Volume II only.

The Town and City of Waterbury, Connecticut from the Aboriginal Period to the Year Eighteen Hundred and Ninety-five; Volume II only.

By: Anderson, Joseph (editor); and Anna L. Ward

Price: $47.70

Publisher: Price & Lee Company: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28044


Good+; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; New Haven, CT; Volume II only of 3 volume set. 559 pages, bound in black cloth; gilt lettering on spine.Over 75 illustrations of landmarks or infrastructure; about 45 portraits, including steel engravings. Moderate edge wear and shallow fraying at spine ends. Preliminary pages foxed; most internal pages free of foxing, but scattered foxing increasing toward later pages, especially margins of portraits. Retains a musty o... View more info

Image for Historic Lebanon  Highlights of an Historic Town

Historic Lebanon Highlights of an Historic Town

By: Armstrong, Robert G.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: First Congregational Church: 1950

Seller ID: 28043


Near Fine; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 79 pages, bound in navy cloth. Bright and clean cover with light rubbing on edges. Firmly bound. INterior clean, bright; previous owner's name on front endpaper. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

Image for Clockmakers and Craftsmen of the Avery Family in Connecticut

Clockmakers and Craftsmen of the Avery Family in Connecticut

By: Avery, Amos G.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Connecticut Historical Society: 1987

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 30121


Very Good+; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 165 pp, bound in brown cloth. Illustrated with black & white photos. Clean cover, firmly bound; minor fading. Pristine interior; no names or markings. No jacket -- published without one. View more info

Image for The Acadian Newsletter/ L'Etoile d'Acadie: 14 issues

The Acadian Newsletter/ L'Etoile d'Acadie: 14 issues

By: Ayotte-LeBlanc, Paul and Mary.; Richard L. Fortin, Jeannine Caissie, (editor).

Price: $61.20

Publisher: The Acadian Genealogical and Historical Association: 1981

Seller ID: 29370


Very Good; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Manchester, NH; 14 of the 16 newsletters in the complete run, published by the Acadian Genealogical and Historical Association of Manchester New Hampshire (1981-1985), a subsidiary (now defunct?) of the American-Canadian Genealogical Society. Newsletter Vol. 1 No.1 1981 missing and Newsletter Vol. 2 No. 2 1982 missing. Aslo included, aa 1984 Special Edition listing members names and addresses. All newsletters Very... View more info

Image for THE CONNECTICUT RIVER and the Valley of the Connecticut, Three Hundred and Fifty Miles from Mountain to Sea

THE CONNECTICUT RIVER and the Valley of the Connecticut, Three Hundred and Fifty Miles from Mountain to Sea

By: Bacon, Edwin M.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1907

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 25882


Good+; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Ex-Library; 487 pages, bound in navy blue cloth, with gilt lettering and paste-on pictorial on front cover; top edge gilt. 95 illustrations including frontis with tissue guard. Fold-out map of Connecticut River at rear. Clean cover with moderate edge wear; fraying at ends of spine, corner tips bumped. Solid binding. Gilt lettering bright and intact. Typical library markings with numbers on spine; card pocket, withdrawn... View more info

Image for The Connecticut River Valley in King Philip's War

The Connecticut River Valley in King Philip's War

By: Bacon, Edwin M.; Lodi, Edward (Editor)

Price: $18.86

Publisher: Rock Village Publishing: 2008

Seller ID: 28479


Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 109 pages, in purple printed wraps. SIGNED by the editor, Edward Lodi. Crisp, clean, tight. ; Signed by Editor View more info

Image for Providence & Worcester Railroad  Portrait of a Winner, 1973-2006

Providence & Worcester Railroad Portrait of a Winner, 1973-2006

By: Barnett, Robert C.

Price: $43.20

Publisher: Railroad Explorer: 2007

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 29863


Very Good-; Softcover; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; SIGNED by author Robert C. Barnett on title page. 83 pp, in wraps, color photographs. Crisp, clean, tight book. Short crease at bottom of front cover; wear in front outer 'hinge'; small ding mid-spine. ; Signed by Author View more info

Image for The Mayflower Pilgrims   Roots of Puritan, Presbyterian, Congregationalist, and Baptist Heritage

The Mayflower Pilgrims Roots of Puritan, Presbyterian, Congregationalist, and Baptist Heritage

By: Beale, David

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Emerald House Group: 2002

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 29761


Fine; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Bright, crisp, tight book. No names or marking. View more info

Image for Historic Adamsville  It's People and It's Places

Historic Adamsville It's People and It's Places

By: Belko, Vivian

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Adamsville Historical Association: 1993

Edition: Second Edition, revised

Seller ID: 21353


Very Good; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 124 pages, stapled binding. Mild shelf wear on cover; short corner crease. Interior clean, unmarked. Adamsville Rhode Island. Contents include: the Church brothers, Giffords and Tabers, Philip Manchester's family and store; Philip and Jim Gray's enterprises, Farmers, Physicians, Institutions, Other people; map on rear cover. ; View more info

Image for New England Prospect  Maps, Place Names, and the Historical Landscape (Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife...1980

New England Prospect Maps, Place Names, and the Historical Landscape (Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife...1980

By: Benes, Peter (ed.)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Boston U.: 1982

Seller ID: 28937


Near Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 132 pages in wraps. Bright clean cover; faint shelf wear. Interior crisp, clean, unmarked. Contents include: Land Surveys of William and John Godsoe of Kittery Maine 1689-1769; The Range Township in 18th Century New Hampshire; Native and English Toponymy of Eastern Massachusetts; A New England Coastal Wilderness; Map Bibliography. View more info

Image for Class of 1915 Dartmouth College, Twenty-fifth Reunion

Class of 1915 Dartmouth College, Twenty-fifth Reunion

By: Bennink, Don; Taplin, Charles R.; et. al.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Dartmouth College, Class of 1915: 1940

Seller ID: 27368


Good+; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 236 pages, bound in green cloth. Firmly bound; cover rather unattractive with light stains and scuffing on boards; moderate edge wear. Endpapers yellowed and foxed, blank flypages foxed; interior pages clean & bright. Biographies and photos of graduates after 25 years. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info