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The Infernal Machines of Saybrook's David Bushnell:  Patriot Inventor of the American Revolution, Grant, Marion Hepburn
91 The Infernal Machines of Saybrook's David Bushnell: Patriot Inventor of the American Revolution
Grant, Marion Hepburn

Old Saybrook Bicentennial Committee 1976, First Printing. Very Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 66 pages in wraps. Light shelf rubbing on cover. Tightly bound. Interior crisp, clean, unmarked. 29389 
Price: 17.96 USD
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A History of Old Mystic 1600-1999, Greenhalgh, Kathleen
92 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
93 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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The Nutmeg; University of Connecticut 1947 Yearbook, Gueble, Helen (editor)
94 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.
95 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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Preston in Review, Hall, Marion W. (editor)
96 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)
97 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
98 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; discoloration. Interior age-toned; endpapers 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: 67.50 USD
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Cemeteries and Burials in the Town of Preston, including Deceased Veterans, 1967, Hall, Sidney (Mrs.)
99 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: 38.66 USD
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Historic Hamden: A Guide, Hammond, Katheryn N. ; Davis, Hugh H.
100 Historic Hamden: A Guide
Hammond, Katheryn N. ; Davis, Hugh H.

Hamden Bicentennial Commission 1976, First Edition. Very Good; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 67 pages in stapled wraps. Cover rubbed at head of spine, edges. Interior clean, unmarked. Brief history of Hamden Connecticut, featuring photographs & descriptions of 92 buildings and landmarks. 30231 
Price: 18.90 USD
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Smith-Worthington Saddlery Co. Catalog 70 [1972], Hanks, Clinton (President)
101 Smith-Worthington Saddlery Co. Catalog 70 [1972]
Hanks, Clinton (President)

Smith-Worthington Saddlery Co., Hartford, CT 1972, -. Very Good+; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 72 pages, illustrated. Price-list laid-in. Bright clean cover; mild rubbing on spine & back cover. Interior crisp, clean. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 25089 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Historic Hartford Handbook:  Approaches to Remodeling Older Homes, Hartford Architecture Conservancy
102 Historic Hartford Handbook: Approaches to Remodeling Older Homes
Hartford Architecture Conservancy

Hartford Architecture Conservancy 1985, -. Very Good; Softcover; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; 86 p in wraps; spiral wire binding. Short corner crease, rubbing on cover. Interior clean, unmarked. ; 10054 
Price: 14.40 USD
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Catalogue of the Hartford Public High School 1941;  Tercentenary Edition 1638-1938, Hartford High School [Connecticut]
103 Catalogue of the Hartford Public High School 1941; Tercentenary Edition 1638-1938
Hartford High School [Connecticut]

The Case, Lockwood & Brainard Co. 1941, -. Good; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 649 pages, bound in brown printed wraps. Creasing and light soil on cover; Binding solid. Interior clean, unmarked, age-toned. Founders, buildings, teachers, students, school organizations, awards. 26113 
Price: 17.64 USD
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Poets of New London [Connecticut]; An Anthology, Harwood, Pliny Leroy; Rowena Mossette Harwood, (eds).
104 Poets of New London [Connecticut]; An Anthology
Harwood, Pliny Leroy; Rowena Mossette Harwood, (eds).

Self-Published 1933, Limited Edition. Very Good+; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; SIGNED Limited Edition, #221 of 500 copies. Signed by editors Pliny Leroy Harwood and Rowena Mossette Harwood. 163 pp, bound in plain thick card boards with cloth backed spine. Poems from 45 poets of New London Connecticut. Includes John Alsop, Dorothy Lathrop Beedy, Mary Gardner Brainard, Alice Learned Bunner, Frances Manwaring Caulkins, Thomas Huntington Chappell, Ruth Irving Conner, Joanna Bursley Dimock, Helen Earle Gilbert, Daniel Huntington, George Parsons Lathrop, Walter Learned, Beatrice Cameron Mansfield, Olin Winfield Page, Edith Matilda Thomas, Roger Wolcott, and many more. Includes a brief biography of each poet. Tightly bound book; cover lightly frayed at head of spine; tanning on boards. Pages clean, unmarked; lightly tanned. 30243 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Noose and Collar:  The Story of the Rockland Murder, Madison, Connecticut, Helander, Joel E.
105 Noose and Collar: The Story of the Rockland Murder, Madison, Connecticut
Helander, Joel E.
0935600078 / 9780935600070
Joel E. Helander 1979, Very Good; Softcover; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 89 p in stapled wraps. Bright cover; solid binding. Back cover shows hint of soil. Pages crisp, clean. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Illustrated. In 1878 Mary Stannard's vicious murder shook the community of Madison, Connecticut. Scarce book. 30552 
Price: 61.20 USD
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