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Old Manchester [3 volumes]  Book I, A Picture Book; Book II, The Storytellers; Book III, Manchester Green, Adams, Milton K.; Tibeau, Anthony J. (photo reproductions)
1 Old Manchester [3 volumes] Book I, A Picture Book; Book II, The Storytellers; Book III, Manchester Green
Adams, Milton K.; Tibeau, Anthony J. (photo reproductions)

Manchester Historical Society 1997, First Edition. 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. 28307 
Price: 56.66 USD
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Hands on the Land  A History of the Vermont Landscape, Albers, Jan
2 Hands on the Land A History of the Vermont Landscape
Albers, Jan
0262011751 / 9780262011754
The MIT Press 1999, First Edition. Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 351 pp, bound in full blue cloth. Crisp, as new, in like jacket. 30213 
Price: 27.00 USD
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The Nineteenth Century Parks of Hartford ; A Legacy to the Nation, Alexopoulos, John
3 The Nineteenth Century Parks of Hartford ; A Legacy to the Nation
Alexopoulos, John

Hartford Architectural Conservancy 1983, 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; spine. A few spots of tarnish on gold cover. Page crisp, clean, unmarked. 27417 
Price: 27.00 USD
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The Algonquin Club, Boston, 1894  Charter, By-laws, List of Officers and Members, Alqonquin Club
4 The Algonquin Club, Boston, 1894 Charter, By-laws, List of Officers and Members
Alqonquin Club

House 1894, 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. 26965 
Price: 34.20 USD
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The Town and City of Waterbury, Connecticut from the Aboriginal Period to the Year Eighteen Hundred and Ninety-five; Volume II only., Anderson, Joseph (editor); and Anna L. Ward
5 The Town and City of Waterbury, Connecticut from the Aboriginal Period to the Year Eighteen Hundred and Ninety-five; Volume II only.
Anderson, Joseph (editor); and Anna L. Ward

Price & Lee Company 1896, First Edition. 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 odor. Illustrations include: Benedict & Burnham Manufacturing, Holmes, Booth & Haydens; Plume & Atwood; Randolph & Clowes; Rogers & Brother; Scoville Manufacturing; Waterbury Brass; Waterbury Watch; Naugatuck River; Southeast View of Waterbury; the Green, Bank St.; West Main Street Bridge; Waterbury from the Abrigador; Cooke St. Reservoir; Naugatuck Railroad Station; Meriden Waterbury & Connecticut River RR station; Prichard Homestead; Old Cooke Homestead; Rose Hill Cottage, East Mill; West Milll; St. Margaret's School; many more. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; 3 volumes Series 28044 
Price: 47.70 USD
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Historic Lebanon  Highlights of an Historic Town, Armstrong, Robert G.
6 Historic Lebanon Highlights of an Historic Town
Armstrong, Robert G.

First Congregational Church 1950, 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. 28043 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Clockmakers and Craftsmen of the Avery Family in Connecticut, Avery, Amos G.
7 Clockmakers and Craftsmen of the Avery Family in Connecticut
Avery, Amos G.
0940748940 / 9780940748941
Connecticut Historical Society 1987, Second Printing. 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. 30121 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Acadian Newsletter/ L'Etoile d'Acadie: 14 issues, Ayotte-LeBlanc, Paul and Mary.; Richard L. Fortin, Jeannine Caissie, (editor).
8 The Acadian Newsletter/ L'Etoile d'Acadie: 14 issues
Ayotte-LeBlanc, Paul and Mary.; Richard L. Fortin, Jeannine Caissie, (editor).

The Acadian Genealogical and Historical Association 1981, 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 Good, some creasing and edge wear; a bit of tanning on edges. Previous owner's mailing label covered with blank label. Topics include: Acadian Records in New England, Boudreau Family of Barachois, The Hebert Family, Acadian Dupuis Ancestors of Joseph Dupuis of Connecticut, Society in Acadia 1636-1755 (series of articles), Early Acadian Feasts and Holidays, Know Your Acadian Ancestors (series), Acadian Celebration of Mardi Gras, Portrait of Germain Doucet, Library Research, Acadian Historical Village, Les Families de Caraquet, Role of Historical Societies in Acadia, book reviews, members correspondence and research sharing, and much more. 29370 
Price: 61.20 USD
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9 THE CONNECTICUT RIVER and the Valley of the Connecticut, Three Hundred and Fifty Miles from Mountain to Sea
Bacon, Edwin M.

G. P. Putnam's Sons 1907, Second Printing. 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 stamp. Interior very clean and bright. Color folding map of the Connecticut River crisp and intact, although shows an additional crease or two. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 25882 
Price: 31.50 USD
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The Connecticut River Valley in King Philip's War, Bacon, Edwin M.; Lodi, Edward (Editor)
10 The Connecticut River Valley in King Philip's War
Bacon, Edwin M.; Lodi, Edward (Editor)
1934400084 / 9781934400081
Rock Village Publishing 2008, Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 109 pages, in purple printed wraps. SIGNED by the editor, Edward Lodi. Crisp, clean, tight. ; Signed by Editor 28479 
Price: 18.86 USD
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Providence & Worcester Railroad  Portrait of a Winner, 1973-2006, Barnett, Robert C.
11 Providence & Worcester Railroad Portrait of a Winner, 1973-2006
Barnett, Robert C.
0972532048 / 9780972532044
Railroad Explorer 2007, Signed by Author 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 29863 
Price: 43.20 USD
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The Mayflower Pilgrims   Roots of Puritan, Presbyterian, Congregationalist, and Baptist Heritage, Beale, David
12 The Mayflower Pilgrims Roots of Puritan, Presbyterian, Congregationalist, and Baptist Heritage
Beale, David
188989351X / 9781889893518
Emerald House Group 2002, Second Printing. Fine; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Bright, crisp, tight book. No names or marking. 29761 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Historic Adamsville  It's People and It's Places, Belko, Vivian
13 Historic Adamsville It's People and It's Places
Belko, Vivian

Adamsville Historical Association 1993, Second Edition, revised. 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. ; 21353 
Price: 31.50 USD
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House and Home  The Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife Annual Proceedings 1988, Benes, Peter (Ed.)
14 House and Home The Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife Annual Proceedings 1988
Benes, Peter (Ed.)

Boston University 1990, Very Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 136 pages in wraps. Clean bright cover; modest wear to corner. Interior crisp, tight, unmarked. Articles include: Provision for Daughters: The Accounts of Samuel Lane; The Single-Parent HOuseholds of Portland's Wadsworth-Longfellow House; Murder in Middletown: Lower Class lIfe in Connecticut in 1815; Cookstoves in American Culture 1815-1890; Straw Braiding in Massachusetts Befroe 1825; Eliza Wildes Bourne of Kennebunk : Professional Fancy Weaver 1800-1820. 28936 
Price: 18.00 USD
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New England Prospect  Maps, Place Names, and the Historical Landscape (Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife...1980, Benes, Peter (ed.)
15 New England Prospect Maps, Place Names, and the Historical Landscape (Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife...1980
Benes, Peter (ed.)

Boston U. 1982, 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. 28937 
Price: 18.00 USD
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