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The Battle of Groton Heights:  A collection of narratives, official reports, records, etc. of the storming of Fort Griswold, Allyn, Charles; Norman F. Boas (foreord, additions)
1 The Battle of Groton Heights: A collection of narratives, official reports, records, etc. of the storming of Fort Griswold
Allyn, Charles; Norman F. Boas (foreord, additions)
0967262615 / 9780967262611
Seaport Autographs 1999, Reprint. Very Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; SIGNED by Norman F. Boas (revisions in this reprint edition, inc. foreword and additional documents) with personalized inscription. Clean cover; modest helf rubbing. Tightly bound. Pristine interior; no names or markings. ; Signed by One Author 30089 
Price: 18.90 USD
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History of Niagara Steam Fire Engine Co. No. 1. [New London, Connecticut], Holloway, Charlotte Molyneux
2 History of Niagara Steam Fire Engine Co. No. 1. [New London, Connecticut]
Holloway, Charlotte Molyneux

Bingham Paper Box Co., Printers 1900, -. Very Good+; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; New London, CT; 95 pages, bound in dark brown cloth with gilt lettering; dark green-blue coated endpapers. 10 full page photos (mostly portraits of company officers), including frontispiece portrait of members of Niagara Engine Co. in 1900. Photo of Steamer Metropolitan (in use in 1900) and drawing of a Hand Engine. Very scarce, only one copy listed on worldcat. Well-preserved book, firmly bound. Clean cover, color slightly uneven, bright gilt; light wear extremities. Interior clean, unmarked. Blank flypages browned. Sub-titled: From Reorganization in 1850 to 1900; also The Sketch of the Organization from the beginning of the Fire Department in 1768, to its relinquishment of its name of Washington Engine Co., No. 1, for that of Niagara Engine Co. No. 1. Contents are quite interesting, including establishment of the Company, narratives of fire events, stories of comaraderie and mutual aid; squabbles and competition between fire companies; 50th anniversary celebration menu. Lists of note to researchers and genealogists: roster of Washington Engine Co.; roster of Niagara Engine Co. before 1850; officers, engineers and assistants; Members Who Enlisted in the Civil War; Active Members and Honorary Roll (1900); 25 page Record of Fires in New London Since 1850. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27842 
Price: 180.00 USD
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Narrative of the Adventures and Sufferings of John R. Jewitt - Only Survivor of the Crew of the Ship Boston , During a Captivity of Nearly Three Years Among the Savages of Nootka Sound, Jewitt, John R.
3 Narrative of the Adventures and Sufferings of John R. Jewitt - Only Survivor of the Crew of the Ship Boston , During a Captivity of Nearly Three Years Among the Savages of Nootka Sound
Jewitt, John R.

Loomis & Richards 1815, -. Fair; Hardcover; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; Middletown, CT; 203 pages, bound in thick card covers with brown paper-covered boards. Book has been primitively rebound, very poorly, but tightly, hand sewn with thick thread; brown cloth tape on spine. Preliminary pages missing. Title page through Finis page (203) present. Last page has The War-Song of the Nootka Tribe. Edges of pages chipped, some tears; although text unaffected. Insect damage on first few pages, including title. Some foxing and soil, but quite readable. No engravings. The narrative describes Jewitt's 28 months as captive of the Nootka people in Pacific Northwest Canada. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 26100 
Price: 157.50 USD
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