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Fort Saybrook at Saybrook Point, Grant, Marion H
121 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
122 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.
123 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
124 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: 71.96 USD
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A History of Old Mystic 1600-1999, Greenhalgh, Kathleen
125 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: 85.46 USD
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Nantucket Odyssey:  A Journey into the History of Nantucket, Guba, Emil F.
126 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: 40.50 USD
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The Nutmeg; University of Connecticut 1947 Yearbook, Gueble, Helen (editor)
127 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: 34.20 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.
128 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: 17.42 USD
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The Town of New Hartford, Conn., in 1775 and 1852, Hall, Eileen Creevey
129 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)
130 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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Cemetery Inscriptions in the Town of Preston [Connecticut], Hall, Marion; Steffenson, Joyce;  Oat, David A. (editor)
131 Cemetery Inscriptions in the Town of Preston [Connecticut]
Hall, Marion; Steffenson, Joyce; Oat, David A. (editor)

Preston Historical Society 1991, Revised Edition. Very Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 165 pages, pictorial wraps. Map at back of book. Light wear on front cover. Interior crisp, tight, unmarked. Information from the original 1967 edition was based on 25 years of research by the late Marion Hall. Joyce Steffenson has added information on the burials between 1965 and 1991. 26664 
Price: 31.50 USD
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Report of the Celebration of the Centennial of the Incorporation of the Town of Marlborough [Connecticut], August 23nd and 25th 1903., Hall, Mary
132 Report of the Celebration of the Centennial of the Incorporation of the Town of Marlborough [Connecticut], August 23nd and 25th 1903.
Hall, Mary

Hartford Press; The Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company 1904, Good; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Three Maps. 95 pages, bound in berry colored cloth. Illustrated with maps, portraits, photographs. Diagram showing the Evolution of the Town of Marlborough drawn by F. Clarence Bissel; fold-out Town Map of Hebron drawn by Isaac Pinney 1744; and map entitled "Plan of Marlborough Society as Incorporated in 1747' , now detached from binding. Card of F. Clarence Bissel laid-in -- inscribed 'with compliments of the author'. Contents include the centennial Program, Historical Sermon by Rev. Joel S. Ives, Historical Address by Miss Mary Hall, Military History by John H. Fuller, Boundaries of the Town by F. C. Bissell, Reminiscences by Hart Talcott, addresses by dignitaries John Bigelow, William H. Richmond, Dr. David Skinner Bigelow. Note: This is not the leather bound binding, but full cloth. Good Only book. Binding solid, cover shows some scuffing on rear board. Interior age-toned; endpapers dingy & foxed; occasional scattered foxing; creasing on a few pages. Maps are bright and intact, though the Plan of Marlborough is soiled on edges. 1904 date stamped on front endpaper. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27018 
Price: 67.46 USD
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Cemeteries and Burials in the Town of Preston, including Deceased Veterans, 1967, Hall, Sidney (Mrs.)
133 Cemeteries and Burials in the Town of Preston, including Deceased Veterans, 1967
Hall, Sidney (Mrs.)

Preston Historical Society 1967, -. Good+; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Published in 1967, containing cemetery inscriptions through October 1965. Mimeographed pages with mediocre, though quite legible, print quality. Title page lightly soiled, otherwise clean throughout. Bound in vinyl manuscript covers. Contents include Index to 33 cemeteries in Preston, Map, Cemetery listings & inscriptions, list of veterans by wars. 25024 
Price: 40.46 USD
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New England Cook Book:  The Latest and the Best Methods for Economy and Luxury At Home, Harland, Marion; Parloa, Miss M.; Lincoln, Mrs. D. A.; Murrey, Thomas J.
134 New England Cook Book: The Latest and the Best Methods for Economy and Luxury At Home
Harland, Marion; Parloa, Miss M.; Lincoln, Mrs. D. A.; Murrey, Thomas J.

Chas. E. Brown Publishing 1905, Edition Not Stated. Good; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Boston; 286 pages in full cloth. Advertisements, some with color illustrations, at beginning & end of text. Cover fraying, short splits in cloth at spine ends. Light soil/ foxing on spine & edges of boards. Interior clean; previous owner's name on front endpaper. Binding solid, but starting to weaken at p 247. Ads for Taunton Iron Works, White-Warner Co, H. P . Hood dairies, Lenox Chocolates and more Massachusetts-based businesses from turn of the 20th century. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. 16797 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Hart's Guide to New York City, Hart, Harold H. & Ruby Davidson
135 Hart's Guide to New York City
Hart, Harold H. & Ruby Davidson

Hart Publishing Co 1964, Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1331 pages, 34 maps in full color. Over 2200 personally investigated venues: restaurants, hotels, nightclubs, museums, cocktail lounges, sports, shopping, transportation, art galleries, tours, etc. Valuable resource for research or a trip down memory lane. Bound in red cloth; endpapers illustrated with maps. Bright cover, solid binding; hint of rubbing on edges. Minor tanning/soil on fore edge of text block. Interior crisp, unmarked. Jacket a bit yellowed; several shallow tears and fraying at ends of spine. Protected in new clear sleeve. 30619 
Price: 40.50 USD
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