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Image for Christ Church Parish and Cathedral, Hartford, Connecticut, 1762-1942. An Historical Sketch.

Christ Church Parish and Cathedral, Hartford, Connecticut, 1762-1942. An Historical Sketch.

By: Burr, Nelson R.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Church Missions Publishing Co.: 1942

Seller ID: 27503


Near Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 58 pages, in stapled wraps. Modest signs of use. Clean, tight, unmarked. Light foxing on blank fly page at back of book. View more info

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Celebrate! West Hartford; An Illustrated History

By: Butterworth, Miriam; Ellsworth Grant; and Richard Woodworth

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Celebrate West Hartford: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 30602


Near Fine; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Signed by Miriam Butterworth, Ellsworth Grant; and Richard Woodworth. ISBN 0971196206. Crisp, clean, tight. Minor shelf rubbing on back cover.; Signed by All Authors View more info

Image for Cornwall, Connecticut, a Small New England Town  A Sociological Study

Cornwall, Connecticut, a Small New England Town A Sociological Study

By: Calhoun, Mary Swift

Price: $31.50

Publisher: The Marvelwood School: 1984

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 29478


Very Good; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Includes BONUS BOOKS; see below. SIGNED by the author, Mary Swift Calhoun. 94 pages. Black & white photos, 7 maps. Minor crease on edge of front cover. Pages crisp, clean. BONUS BOOKS: Phases of the History of Cornwall, by Sidney K. MItchell; 39 p. pamphlet, 1981; in Fine condition. And Cornwall, A Sampling of Our Heritage, 1975, 47 p. pamphlet In VG condition. ; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Eastford:  The Biography of a New England Town

Eastford: The Biography of a New England Town

By: Cameron, Diane Maher

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Eastford Historical Society: 1976

Seller ID: 30939


Very Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; With Introduction and Supplement by Harold T. Carpenter.180 pages. Large folding map of the town laid-in. Firmly bound. Cover shows light wear; light soil, rust around staples in binding. Interior clean, unmarked. Map crisp and intact. View more info

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Historical Resources of the Episcopal Diocese of Connecticut

By: Cameron, Kenneth Walter, (ed.); Hutchens, Carolyn, (index).

Price: $40.50

Publisher: Transcendental Books: 1966

Seller ID: 27613


Very Good+; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Annotated copy, with Kenneth W. Cameron's signature. 315 pages, bound in black cloth. A brief number of author annotations and corrections. Well-bound book, cloth somewhat dull; light edge wear. Interior clean, pages lightly toned; light scattered foxing in top margin of some pages. This volume includes portions of Nelson Burr's 1940 W.P.A. sponsored history, the Inventory of the Church Archives of Connecticut: Protestant Episcopal. The author has augmented this inventory with a record of events from 1940 to 1966. Packaged with care and shi... View more info

Image for Phil Camp's Stories of Kent, Connecticut; Seven Books: Stories and Recollections of Kent; Country Living in Kent; Old Times and Old Timers; A Lifetime of Stories; Remembering Yesterday; Fond Memories; More of Phil's Stories.

Phil Camp's Stories of Kent, Connecticut; Seven Books: Stories and Recollections of Kent; Country Living in Kent; Old Times and Old Timers; A Lifetime of Stories; Remembering Yesterday; Fond Memories; More of Phil's Stories.

By: Camp, Phil

Price: $81.00

Publisher: Self-Published: 1988

Seller ID: 31323


Very Good+; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Lakeville, CT; Seven illustrated paperbacks, black & white photos. Printed by Pocketknife Printworks, except for the last book published by Phil Camp's Books. Five books SIGNED by Phil Camp on title page. Stories and Recollections of Kent (1988), 51 pp.; Country Living in Kent (1989), 52; Old Times and Old Timers (1990), 63 pp.; A Lifetime of Stories (1991), 49 pp.; Remembering Yesterday (1993), 59 pp.; Fond Memories (1995), 61 pp.; More of Phil's Stories (posthumously printed, 1998), 69 pp.. Books range in condition from Very Good to Fi... View more info

Image for The Historical Development of the Poor Law of Connecticut (Columbia University Studies in the Social Sciences, Volume 57.)

The Historical Development of the Poor Law of Connecticut (Columbia University Studies in the Social Sciences, Volume 57.)

By: Capen, Edward Warren

Price: $27.00

Publisher: AMS Press: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 31145


Near Fine with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 520 pp. bound in light green cloth. About Fine book -- bright, crisp, tight. Hint of shelf wear. No names or markings. View more info

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History of East Cornwall [CT] Area;and, Supplement of The History of East Cornwall [ Two Volumes]

By: Clark, Harriet Lydia; Pikosky, Andrew Miles Clark

Price: $43.16

Publisher: Rainbow Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29466


Very Good+; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Two books; First book -- 1977 Limited Edition #475 of 600 copies printed. Supplement 1980. 102 and 40 pp respectively. Both books clean, tight, unmarked. Both with moderate foxing on edges of text block. First Volume: Beginnings; Roads; Post Offices; Industries; Map; House; Personalities; Schools; Teachers; Baptist Church; Camp Mohawk, College Lands; Headstone Inscriptions in Crooked Esses Cemetery; Military Honor Roll; Mohawk Towers. Supplement contents: History of Rural Free Delivery, Coming of Telephone and Electricity; Personalities; Moha... View more info

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Poverty Island

By: Clark, Neri A.; Catherine Christiano (ill.)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Old Lyme Historical Society: 2006

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 29383


Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 25 pages, pictorial wraps. Map, illustrations. Memoir of a young man's adventures on Poverty Island, Old Lyme Connecticut during the Great Depression. (Poverty Island lies across the Black Hall River inlet from Great Island, near the mouth of the Connecticut River).Crisp, as new and unmarked. View more info

Image for Where Water Meets the Land  Historic Moveable Bridges of Connecticut

Where Water Meets the Land Historic Moveable Bridges of Connecticut

By: Clouette, Bruce

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Connecticut Department of Transportation: 2004

Seller ID: 29912


Very Good+; Softcover; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 80 pp., bound in pictorial wraps. Color photographs. Crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. Light shelf rubbing to back cover. View more info

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Horse Racing for Connecticut; A Studyof the Proposal

By: Connecticut Horse Racing and Pari-mutuel Study Committee, Connecticut State Legislature

Price: $31.50

Publisher: State of Connecticut: 1965

Seller ID: 30233


Very Good; Softcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 92 pp.in printed wraps. A legislative study of the possible effects of horse racing on the Connecticut economy. Back cover lightly soiled. Creasing on corner of some pages. Interior clean, unmarked. View more info

Image for Deep River: The Illustrated Story of a Connecticut River Town

Deep River: The Illustrated Story of a Connecticut River Town

By: Connors, Daniel J.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Pequot Press: 1966

Seller ID: 29399


Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 70 pages. Illustrated with black & white photos, maps. Crisp, clean, tight. Light wear at head of spine. Glassine jacket absent. View more info

Image for Elizabeth Park  A Century of Beauty

Elizabeth Park A Century of Beauty

By: Cornelio, Alicia; William Shepard (photos).

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Donning Company: 2003

Seller ID: 28790

ISBN: 1578642426


Fine; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 96 pages, bound in glossy pictorial cover. Dozens of rose photos in color. Some black & white photos. History of Elizabeth Park and its famed Rose Garden in West Hartford, Connecticut. Crisp, clean and unmarked. View more info

Image for The Fine Old Town of Stonington; A Historical Tribute to the Founders and Their Descendants

The Fine Old Town of Stonington; A Historical Tribute to the Founders and Their Descendants

By: Crandall, Katherine B.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: The Book & Tackle Shop: 1975

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 30598

ISBN: 0910258031


Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 151 page paperback, in gold pictorial wraps. Illustrated with black & white photos. Good to Very Good book. Bright cover, firmly bound. Light soil. Interior crisp, clean, unmarked.; I; View more info

Image for Registry of Revolutionary Soldiers and Patriots Buried in Litchfield County

Registry of Revolutionary Soldiers and Patriots Buried in Litchfield County

By: Cropsey, Joyce Mackenzie

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Phoenix: 1976

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 28990

ISBN: 0914016326


Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; SIGNED by the author on front endpaper. 156 pages. Pristine book in bright, clean jacket with three shallow closed tears. Jacket corner-clipped.; Signed by Author View more info