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A New England Town: A Portrait by Alice Stallknecht (1880-1973), Goodrich, Lloyd; Wight, Frederick; Mongan, Agnes; Forsyth, George H.
106 A New England Town: A Portrait by Alice Stallknecht (1880-1973)
Goodrich, Lloyd; Wight, Frederick; Mongan, Agnes; Forsyth, George H.

Museum of Fine Arts Houston 1977, First Edition. Very Good; Softcover; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Very Good. 24 pages in stapled wraps. 14 black & white plates depicting community life in Chatham Massachusetts. Essays. Dimpling across spine; short tear, mild rubbing. Interior clean, unmarked. ; 15716 
Price: 13.05 USD
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A History of Bethel, 1759-1976  A Commemorative Book, Goodsell, Lewis
107 A History of Bethel, 1759-1976 A Commemorative Book
Goodsell, Lewis

Bethel Historical Society and Bicentennial Commission 1976, Near Fine; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 78 pages, bound in blue cloth. Black & white photos. Bright, clean, tight cover with minor wear on spine. Interior crisp, unmarked. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27877 
Price: 22.50 USD
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East Hartford: Its History and Traditions, Goodwin, Joseph O.
108 East Hartford: Its History and Traditions
Goodwin, Joseph O.

The Raymond Library Co. 1976, Facsimile Reprint. Very Good+; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 249 pages, bound in brown cloth. Facsimile reprint of the 1879 original published by Case, Lockwood & Brainard. Cover clean, only modest signs of use; firmly bound, sharp corners. Interior clean, unmarked, slightly toned. Contents include account of the Indians, early settlers, Ecclesiastical affairs, military, the poor, taverns, burial grounds, industry, roads bridges & ferries, old houses, Pitkin family, and more. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27873 
Price: 22.50 USD
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More New Hampshire Folk Tales, Gore, Mrs. Moody P.; and Mrs. Guy E. Speare (collected by)
109 More New Hampshire Folk Tales
Gore, Mrs. Moody P.; and Mrs. Guy E. Speare (collected by)

Mrs. Guy E. Speare 1936, First Edition. Signed by Author Very Good- with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; SIGNED by author and publisher Eva A. Speare. 287 pages, bound in brown cloth; gilt lettering. Tight binding, sharp corners. Front cover shows discoloration/light damp stain at lower corner.; light edge wear. Interior clean, pages age-toned. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Sections entitled: Tavern Tales in Tavern Times, Along the Seacoast, Pioneers of Early New Hampshire, Scotch-Irish Tales, Memories of School Days, and Anecdotes from Many Places. ; Signed by Author 28918 
Price: 38.70 USD
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The Miracle of Connecticut, Grant, Ellsworth S.
110 The Miracle of Connecticut
Grant, Ellsworth S.
1881264033 / 9781881264033
Connecticut Historical Society 1992, Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Crisp,as new and unread. 27508 
Price: 10.80 USD
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Fort Saybrook at Saybrook Point, Grant, Marion H
111 Fort Saybrook at Saybrook Point
Grant, Marion H

Fort Saybrook Monument Park Association 1998, Second Printing. Near Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. Cover shows a hint of sunning. 29406 
Price: 14.40 USD
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Cornwall [Vermont] People and Their Times, Green, Mary Peet
112 Cornwall [Vermont] People and Their Times
Green, Mary Peet

Antioch Press, Inc. 1993, Limited Edition. Very Good; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; History and people of early Cornwall Vermont. including Diadania Stebbins, Sarah Guernsey, and Lucretia Redfield, Henry Norman Hudson, Fred Remele, Carrie Boardman Bingham. One of 500 copies printed. 282 pages, in printed wraps. Clean cove, firm binding. Cover shows rubbing on edges of spine. Interior crisp, unmarked. We also have in stock, a copy of A History of Cornwall Houses and Their Inhabitants, by Stuart Witherell; paperback in Fine condition. 28668 
Price: 35.96 USD
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Creation of Quabbin Reservoir;  Death of the Swift River Valley, Greene, J. R.
113 Creation of Quabbin Reservoir; Death of the Swift River Valley
Greene, J. R.
0960940405 / 9780960940400
J R Greene 1995, Second Edition; Second Printing. Very Good; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Tight binding; crisp unmarked interior. Light rubbing & touch of soil on cover. 29380 
Price: 14.40 USD
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A History of Old Mystic 1600-1999, Greenhalgh, Kathleen
114 A History of Old Mystic 1600-1999
Greenhalgh, Kathleen

Kathleen Greenhalgh 1999, Very Good-; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 337 pages, pictorial waps. Illustrated with black & white photos, several maps. Homes & buildings of Old Mystic that were built prior to 1900 have been researched back to the original owner, with a brief genealogy. Scarce book, only one copy listed on OCLC. Crisp, clean, tight book with a faint and inconspicuous reading crease down spine. Binding remains solid. The author a local historian and librarian, has also written "A History of West Mystic'. 28431 
Price: 70.16 USD
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A History of Old Mystic 1600-1999, Greenhalgh, Kathleen
115 A History of Old Mystic 1600-1999
Greenhalgh, Kathleen

Kathleen Greenhalgh 1999, Near Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 337 pages, pictorial waps. Illustrated with black & white photos, several maps. Homes & buildings of Old Mystic that were built prior to 1900 have been researched back to the original owner, with a brief genealogy. Scarce book, only one copy listed on OCLC. Crisp, clean, tight book with a trace of wear on fore edge of front cover Binding tight. Interior crisp, clean, unmarked. Appears unread. The author a local historian and librarian, has also written "A History of West Mystic'. 28777 
Price: 83.66 USD
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Nantucket Odyssey:  A Journey into the History of Nantucket, Guba, Emil F.
116 Nantucket Odyssey: A Journey into the History of Nantucket
Guba, Emil F.

Self-Published 1965, Second Edition. Signed by Author Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; SIGNED by the author. Actual title: Nantucket Odyssey: A Journey into the History of Nantucket. 438 pp.; blue cloth; illustrated with black & white photos, drawings. Bright, clean, tight book; sharp corners. Pages clean; yellow highlight marker on some text. Previous owner's name written at top of preliminary page-- Edna Swain Wenner --connected to the two Swains who were among the original purchasers of Nantucket Island and for whom several landmarks are named. Jacket shows a few shallow chips and tears; spine & edges tanned. ; Signed by Author 30440 
Price: 38.70 USD
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The Nutmeg; University of Connecticut 1947 Yearbook, Gueble, Helen (editor)
117 The Nutmeg; University of Connecticut 1947 Yearbook
Gueble, Helen (editor)

Hammersmith-Kortmeyer 1947, Very Good+; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Original edition. 180 pages, bound in blue padded leatherette with gold seal. Clean cover, firm binding. Endpapers darkened. Interior pages clean, bright, unmarked. 29443 
Price: 31.50 USD
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EveryChild:  A Social History of Caring, or The Chronological Social History of Child and Family Agency of Southeastern Connecticut, Gullotta, Thomas P.
118 EveryChild: A Social History of Caring, or The Chronological Social History of Child and Family Agency of Southeastern Connecticut
Gullotta, Thomas P.
1441549250 / 9781441549259
Xlibris 2009, Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Signed by the author. Clean, tight book; Initialled and signed by the author. In crisp jacket. Text block slightly canted from binding process. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27522 
Price: 22.50 USD
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The Town of New Hartford, Conn., in 1775 and 1852, Hall, Eileen Creevey
119 The Town of New Hartford, Conn., in 1775 and 1852
Hall, Eileen Creevey

The Esperanza Press 1976, Good+; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 47 pages, bound in tan pictorial wraps. Two fold-out maps, including Roads of New Hartford 1775 and Town of New Hartford 1852. Also includes eleven pages of maps showing names of property owners and locations in Bakerville, New Hartford Center, Pine Meadow, around Shepherd's Pond, and outlying areas. Cover shows creasing at corners; text block has separated from cover (stapled binding). Pages clean & unmarked; maps crisp. 28305 
Price: 26.96 USD
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Preston in Review, Hall, Marion W. (editor)
120 Preston in Review
Hall, Marion W. (editor)

Preston Historical Society 1971, -. Illustrated by Mary Peckham. Very Good; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 236 pages; tan printed card covers; plastic comb binding. Illustrated. Light rubbing on cover; interior clean, no names or markings. History of Preston, early families, churches, industries, agriculture, Revolutionary War, Jabez Fitch Jr., Great Barn Burning, slavery, inns, cemeteries, early homes. Consultants Meredith Savage, Edwin Avery Park; Maps by A. Palmer Steffenson. ; 22240 
Price: 17.14 USD
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