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Kratzer's 1899 Encyclopedic Guide and Directory

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Wayne Kratzer & Co., Publishers: 1899

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 000373


Red cloth. 1899 City Directory for numerous cities and towns in New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Connecticut, also Pennsylvania, Delaware, Vermont, Rhode Island. Cities include New York City, Philadelphia, Boston, Pittsburgh--listings for wholesale dry goods, wholesale grocers, banks, hotels. New York City advertisements in front. Soiled cloth. Weak front hinge, though binding still firm and square. Interior toned but fully intact. Slight dampstaining and mino... View more info

The Early American Collection of Mr. And Mrs. G. G. Ernst, Norwalk, Connecticut

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, American Art Galleries: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000396


Auction catalog from famous Norwalk, CT, estate. Moderately soiled/toned covers, chipping with partial separation of front cover along joint. 201 pp., stiffened wraps (board covers), illus. 860 catalogued lots. View more info

Report of the President 1914-1915

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000398


Bulletin of Yale University, 11th Series, No. 11 (Aug. 1915). Slightly chipped top front corner, modestly soiled covers. Booklet. View more info

Check List and Records of the Birds Seen in the Vicinity of Hartford, Connecticut

By: N/A

Price: $3.00

Publisher: West Hartford, CT, Hartford Audubon Society: 1962

Seller ID: 000400


Booklet. Virtually as issued. [16] pp. Information sheets remain blank. Species listing at rear. View more info

Connecticut Magazine

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 000416


Vol. 11, No. 1 (1907). Dampstaining to cover with dye run, thus lightly discoloring. Chipping at extremities, a bit of separation along joints, small closed edge tears. Early periodical. View more info

Connecticut Historical Society Annual Report

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Hartford, CT, Connecticut Historical Society:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000417


Complete run of annual reports from 1959 through 1970, most in original mailers addressed to prominent Hartsdale, New York antiquarian Paul A. Weld. Interesting assocation run. 13 issues. View more info

The Book of Rhode Island

By: N/A

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Rhode Island State Bureau of Information: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000429


"An illustrated description of the advantages and opportunities of the State of Rhode Island and the progress that has been achieved, with historical sketches of many leading industries and a biographical record of citizens who have helped to produce the superb structure--historical, commercial, industrial, agricultural and recreational--which comprises the strength of this charming state." Brown leatherette, decorated in blind. Ex-library copy with typical marks... View more info

The Marine Room of the Peabody Museum of Salem

By: N/A

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Salem, MA, Peabody Museum: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000484


Dark blue cloth, paper spine label. 188 pp., fully illus. Loss at head of spine is triangular, extending approx. 1/2" down to top of title label. Modestly rubbed corners, edges. Mild lean. Repaired rear hinge. Slightly cocked. Interior clean, intact, all plates intact. Front flyleaf shows bookplate from maritime library of collector John J. Atwater. View more info

The Grocer's Companion and Merchant's Hand-Book

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, New England Grocer Office/Benjamin Johnson: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000494


"Containing a comprehensive account of the growth, manufacture and qualities of every article sold by grocers. Also, tables of weights and measures, and information of a general nature of value to grocers and country merchants." Dark brown textured cloth, gilt lettering, blind stamped. Moderately rubbed spine panel, rubbed and faded toward fore-edge, with a few chips to cloth on rear cover. Clean interior, modestly toned, a few stains on endpapers. Firm binding. ... View more info

Clark Bronson Porter [In Memoriam]

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000510


Subject "died at Casamicciola, Italy, April 15th, 1907." Signed on front cover by Clark Porter Kuykendall, 15 Jan. 1936, of family connection (content mentions a surviving daughter, Mrs. Benjamin Kuykendall, Jr.)--possibly the author? Stiff paper wraps, satin ribbon binding, deckled fore-edge. Subject born at Cheshire, New Haven County, Connecticut. Also mentioned are Quarry Glen Club, Lin-ta House, Christ Church, Oak Hill Cemetery. View more info

Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Paintings from the Smith College Musem of Art, Northampton, Massachusetts

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Smith College: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000511


Catalog from 1969 exhibition at Colby College Art Museum (Waterville, Maine) and Currier Gallery of Art (Manchester, New Hampshire). Squarish 8vo, illustrated. 58 pp. View more info

In Memory of William Hickling Prescott

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Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Massachusetts Historical Society: 1859

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000512


Proceedings of the Massachusetts Historical Society in Respect to the Memory of William Hickling Prescott, February 1, 1859. Ticknor et al. 53 pp. Original salmon wraps. Front cover partially separated (approx. 3") from bottom edge, chipping with minor paper loss along fore-edge. Clean interior. Original edition, not modern-era reprint. View more info

Nantucket Vacation Guide

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: 1979

Seller ID: 000513


50 pp. booklet, soiled along top portion, with small notch in fore-edge and several early leaves. Includes various inserts relating to Nantucket area museums and tourist attractions. View more info

The Old North Church in Picture and in Story / The Old North Church: A Historical Portrait 250th Anniversary Edition

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Christ Church, Boston:

Seller ID: 000514


Two historical booklets, both illus. (1) Pictorial History of Christ Church, Boston: The Old North Church of Paul Revere Fame. Unpaginated, approx. 28 pp., illus. (2) Christ Church in Boston: A Historical Portrait of the Old North Church of Paul Revere Fame. Unpaginated, 28 pp., illus. Appear to be separate publications, with different text and photos. Both show only slight handling wear. View more info

New England Character and Characters As Seen By Contemporaries

By: N/A

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Sturbridge, MA, Old Sturbridge Village: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000516


Old Sturbridge Village Booklet Series. Light blue wraps. 32 pp., illus. Very slightly soiled covers, else as issued. View more info

Concord, Massachusetts: Some of Its history and Pictures of the Points of Interest

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Concord, MA, Concord Board of Trade:

Seller ID: 000522


Undated, ca. 1950s. Photography appears to be by Chamberlain. Tan wraps. View more info

Speech of Hon. Charles Sumner, of Massachusetts, on Maritime Rights; Delivered in the Senate of the United States, January 9, 1862

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Congressional Globe Office: 1862

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000523


Associational with the Trent Affair. 14 pp. Two light horizontal fold creases, else only slight handling wear. View more info

Special Convention Between the United States of America and the Republic of Paraguay

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., 1859

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000524


1859 Congressional Record. 36th Congress, 1st Session, Executive, No. 83. 4 pp. Marginal note indicates this copy to have been gifted by Hon. Charles Sumner (Class of 1830) in 1860. Also shows period ink signature "Senator Sumner" at top of front leaf, though probably not the signature of Sumner himself. Moderately toned, area of paper loss in fore-edge margin, not affecting text. View more info

The Pickering House 1651

By: N/A

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Salem, MA,

Seller ID: 000526


No publication info. or date, ca. 1940s. Modest soiling to covers. Clean interior. 11 pp., illus. View more info

Boston, England and Boston, New England 1630-1930: Reproductions of rare prints with a commentary of historic notes presented by the State Street Trust Company in commemoration of the 300th anniversary of the naming of Boston

By: N/A

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Boston, MA, State Street Trust Co.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000536


Original illustrated wraps of Mayflower and Puritan elders. Superbly illustrated. Near Fine, very minor handling wear -- an exceptional copy. View more info

New Hampshire: Land of Scenic Splendor

By: N/A

Price: $8.50

Publisher: State of New Hampshire Publicity Bureau:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000587


"New Hampshire: Vacationland of World Renown." Undated promotional booklet, 64 pp., filled with sepia toned photos. Light vertical fold line -- designed as a tourist brochure, but too thick to actually fold conveniently. Approx. 1920s era. Scarce and well preserved. View more info

Thomas' Register of American Manufacturers and First Hands in All Lines: The Buyers' Guide 1905-1906

By: N/A

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Thomas Publishing Co.: 1985

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 002585


Green cloth, gilt lettering, 1,228 pp. + front advertisements on yellow paper, with 98,240 names. As issued except for foxing on text block edges. Facsimile reprint edition of the first Thomas Register of American Manufacturers guide, issued in 1905-06, to commemorate the company's 75th edition (rather than its 75th anniversary, which occurred five years earlier, in 1980). Limited edition, this being copy No. 5416. Includes cover letter laid in. Published at $35. Q... View more info

A Record of the Ceremony and Oration on the occasion of the Unveiling of the Monument Commemorating the Great Swamp Fight, December 19, 1675, in the Narragansett Country, Rhode Island

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Providence, RI, Societies of Colonial Wars/Rhode Island Society of Colonial Wars: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003629


Ivory 3/4 cloth, red cloth, gilt front panel emblem. Cloth is moderately soiled, title label on spine panel partial. Ex-library, minimally stamped, virtuallyno wear, with bright, clean interior. 68 pp., deckled edges, 3 foldout maps at rear, fully intact (though stamped on blank versos). View more info

The Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Harvard University: Bulletin Number One 1940-1950

By: N/A

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Georgetown, Washington, D.C., Trustees for Harvard University: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005243


Blue wraps, unevenly sunned, several small holes in back strip. 73 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. View more info

Be-Witched in Historic Salem, Massachusetts, Founded 1626

By: N/A

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Salem, MA, Deschamps Printing Co.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007528


Booklet, light blue stiff paper wraps. 48 pp. Modest shelf wear. Undated, likely ca. 1950s or 1960s. View more info