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Hands on the Land  A History of the Vermont Landscape, Albers, Jan
1 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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Spoke, Alexander, Charles C.
2 Spoke
Alexander, Charles C.
0870745174 / 9780870745171
Southern Methodist University Press 2007, First Edition; First Printing. Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 360 pp. in cloth. Crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. In crisp fresh jacket. 29936 
Price: 22.50 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: 23.36 USD
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Swamp Yankee from Mystic  A Family, A Region and Its Roots, Allyn, James H.
4 Swamp Yankee from Mystic A Family, A Region and Its Roots
Allyn, James H.

Roy . N. Bohlander 1980, Very Good+; Softcover; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Mystic, CT; 194 pages in wraps. Bright, clean cover; firmly bound. Minor edge wear. Crisp, clean, unmarked interior. History of the Swamp Yankees, the hardworking immigrants who settled Southern Rhode Island & Southeastern Connecticut, with family names from Abbott & Allyn, to Hinkley & Hislop, to Walling & Whipple. 30586 
Price: 40.50 USD
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The Streets of Fredericksburg, Alvey, Edward Jr.
5 The Streets of Fredericksburg
Alvey, Edward Jr.

Mary Washington College Foundation 1978, First Edition. Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Hardcover; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 92 p in cloth. Trace of shelfwear. Crisp interior. Large map laid-in. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. 20921 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Knots Untied:  or, Ways and By-ways in the Hidden Life of American Detectives, American Craft Council; Mintz, Sidney W. ; Weaver, William Woys; Evans, Meryl
6 Knots Untied: or, Ways and By-ways in the Hidden Life of American Detectives
American Craft Council; Mintz, Sidney W. ; Weaver, William Woys; Evans, Meryl

J.B. Burr and Hyde 1871, First Edition. Good; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Hartford, CT; 665 pages, bound in brown cloth with gilt design & lettering. 30 illustrations.71 pg biographical section (author unattributed). Contents include: The Gambler's Wax Finger; Payne and the Counterfeiters; the Genealogical Swindlers; The Borrowed Diamond Rings; A Sorceress' Tick -- How She Was Caught; A Forced Marriage Scheme Defeated; William Roberts and HIs Forgeries; Col. Novena, Prince of Confidence Men; and much more. According to the biography, McWatters appears to have been quite a character, having dabbled in law, and later a career in law enforcement at the Metropolitan Police Force in New York, and later in detective work, as well as affiliations with actors and theatre life. McWatters is also the author of Detectives of Europe and America : or, Life in the Secret Service; The Gambler's Wax Finger and Other Startling Detective Experiences; Forgers and Confidence Men, or, The Secrets of the Detective Service Divulged. The book has a solid binding, but is just starting at top of front endpapers. Cover rather faded and worn at corners; fraying at spine ends. Gilt of spine quite faded. Endpapers & preliminaries are lightly soiled & foxed; interior pages overall clean with no presence of foxing. 28930 
Price: 27.00 USD
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The Pine Street Hotel:  A History of the Old Bucks County Jail, 1884-1985, Anderson, Lois R.; James A. Michener (foreword)
7 The Pine Street Hotel: A History of the Old Bucks County Jail, 1884-1985
Anderson, Lois R.; James A. Michener (foreword)
1879636034 / 9781879636033
James A. Michener Art Museum 1993, Signed by Author Very Good+; Softcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; SIGNED by author with personalized inscription. Minor wear on cover. Bright, clean, tight. Crisp pages. 30520 
Price: 31.50 USD
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Genealogy and Ecclesiastical History of New Britain, Connecticut, Andrews, Alfred
8 Genealogy and Ecclesiastical History of New Britain, Connecticut
Andrews, Alfred
0788402706 / 9780788402708
Heritage Books 1995, Facsimile Reprint. Near Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Clean cover; tight binding; modest shelf wear on edges. Interior crisp, clean, unmarked. Production flaw on a few pages (ink dot).; A Heritage Classic Series 28277 
Price: 26.96 USD
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A LINCOLNSHIRE LEGACY 1690-2003: Some lives & adventures of the descendants of William Appleyard of Laceby with a particular emphasis on the life and exploits of Arthur Edward Appleyard of Lincoln, my grandfather., Appleyard, James Campbell
9 A LINCOLNSHIRE LEGACY 1690-2003: Some lives & adventures of the descendants of William Appleyard of Laceby with a particular emphasis on the life and exploits of Arthur Edward Appleyard of Lincoln, my grandfather.
Appleyard, James Campbell
0965343170 / 9780965343176
Self-Published 2003, First Edition. Near Fine; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 358 pp, bound in glossy pictorial cover; hundreds of black & white photographs. William Appleyard of Laceby, Circa 1700; The Agricultural Way of Life, Arthur:The Ballad of a Lincolnshire Lad, The Early Boston Years 1884-1894, The Late Boston Years 1895-1907, The Early Ashland Years 1908-1917, Minneapolis 1917-1921, The Letters of Capt. George S. Appleyard to his Family 1917-1919, Fernie, British Columbia 1920-1938, The Late Ashland Years 1924-1949, A Gentleman Farmer 1932-1969, Skippy 1950, Washington Depot, Connecticut Christmas 1951. Appendices include:Timeline Arthur Edward Appleyard 1862-1951, Decendents of William Appleyard of Laceby (150 in number), High Probabilty Lincolnshire Villages in the Vicinity of Laceby for the Birth, Marriage and Death of William Appleyard, Lincolnshire Archives, 1881 English Census - Appleyards, The Jewelry Designs of Arthur Edward Appleyard, Recipes, Bibliography. Follows the enterprising Arthur E. Appleyard ( jewelry design, investing, trolleys, hydroelectricity) from Lincolnshire to Boston to Ashland Wisconsin to Fernie, British Columbia. Includes family histories of his son George Appleyard and grandson Jim Appleyard of Washington Depot Connecticut. In About Fine condition; crisp, clean, tight; ink notation written at top of front endpaper. Pages slightly yellowed. 30198 
Price: 67.50 USD
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Contributions to Geochronology in Connecticut, II, Armstrong, R. L.; Brookins, D. G.; Pressel, D. C.; Page, Lou Williams (editor)
10 Contributions to Geochronology in Connecticut, II
Armstrong, R. L.; Brookins, D. G.; Pressel, D. C.; Page, Lou Williams (editor)

State Geological and Natural History Survey of Connecticut 1980, -. Very Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 40 pages, printed wraps, stapled binding. Hint of tanning; minor scuffing on back cover. Crisp, unmarked interior. ; Report of Investigations No. 10 Series 22654 
Price: 10.80 USD
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Historic Lebanon  Highlights of an Historic Town, Armstrong, Robert G.
11 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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The Clay Courts of Norwich   A History of Public Tennis Court Facilities in Norwich, Connecticut, Armstrong, Steve
12 The Clay Courts of Norwich A History of Public Tennis Court Facilities in Norwich, Connecticut
Armstrong, Steve
0682401846 / 9780682401845
Exposition Press 1985, First Edition. Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 182 pages. Crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. In jacket with light edge wear, one short tear. 29462 
Price: 40.50 USD
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Colonial Arkansas, 1686-1804  A Social and Cultural History, Arnold, Morris S.
13 Colonial Arkansas, 1686-1804 A Social and Cultural History
Arnold, Morris S.
1557282226 / 9781557282224
University of Arkansas Press 1991, Second Printing. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Bound in black cloth. Firmly bound. Cover clean, tight. Interior crisp, unmarked. Top of text block shows a trace of foxing. Jacket has minor scratching back panel. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27767 
Price: 26.91 USD
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Life and Times of the New York School, Ashton, Dore
14 Life and Times of the New York School
Ashton, Dore
0239001303 / 9780239001306
Adams & Dart 1973, First Edition. Good+ with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 246 pages. Solid binding; moderate wear at base of spine, bottom edge. Cover shows light soil. Interior clean, unmarked; pages slightly yellowed (age-toned).. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 26903 
Price: 17.37 USD
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Ars Orientalis The Arts of Islam and the East; Volume 10, Atil, Esin; Sousek, Priscilla; Stern, Harold B.; (editors); et. al.
15 Ars Orientalis The Arts of Islam and the East; Volume 10
Atil, Esin; Sousek, Priscilla; Stern, Harold B.; (editors); et. al.

Freer Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution 1975, Fine; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Volume 10 only. With original box. 205 pages; 16 plates; bound in cloth. Very bright, clean, and tight. Appears to have seen little or no use. Free of names or markings. Contents include: The Context of Rajput Painting by Milo Cleveland Beach; Thunder Monsters [...] and Floral Ornament in Early Sixth Century China by Susan Bush; Thousand Buddha Pattern [....] at Yun-Kang by James O. Caswell; Jade Demonic Images from Early China by Doris J. Dohrenwend; The Yen Family and the Influence of Li T'ang by Richard Edwards; A Re-examination of An-yang Archaeology by Virginia C. Kane; A Group of Early Western Chou Period Bronze Vessels by Thomas Lawton; Chieh-hua: Ruled-line Painting in China by Robert J. Maeda; Ajanta's Chronology -- The Crucial Cave by Walter M. Spink; Sarnath Gupta Steles of the Buddha's Life by Joanna Williams. Published in conjunction with the Department of History of Art, University of Michigan. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 26165 
Price: 67.50 USD
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