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Image for Griswold in the 20th Century

Griswold in the 20th Century

By: Cyr, Ted; Erwin Goldstein

Price: $40.50

Publisher: Ted Cyr & Erwin Goldstein: 1999

Seller ID: 30621


Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 269 pp. bound in rust orange cloth. Tightly bound book; About Fine, faint foxing top edge. Pages crisp, clean, unmarked. In jacket with rubbing on folds, back panel; several short closed tears. In clear protective sleeve. View more info

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'Gone But Not Forgotten'; Epitaphs from East Lyme's Cemeteries

By: Dahlman, Andrea; Valerie Moreau; Melissa Morris; Emily Wilska

Price: $27.00

Publisher: East Lyme High School: 1992

Seller ID: 30224


Near Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; [48] pp., bound in pictorial wraps, pamphlet-style. Written by members of the Contemporary Issues class, East Lyme High School. Illustrated byJeff Sterling. Epitaphs from gravestones in the Power, Champion, Mack's Mills, Union, Pest House, Head of the River, Fox Farm, Old Stone Church, and Flanders Cemeteries of East Lyme. Aout fine book -- crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. View more info

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Tobacco Parish A Collection of South Windsor's Memories

By: Daley, Barney E.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: B. E. Daley: 1998

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30536


Near Fine; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Includes "Bits of History" pamphlet. SIGNED by author Barney E. Daley with personalized inscription. Bound in green cloth; gilt lettering & design. "Bits of History", a 40-page pamphlet, assumed to be written by the same author; laid-in (stretched the front hinge a bit due to insertion of pamphlet). Book and pamphlet crisp, clean, and otherwise unmarked. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Sheffield - From Legend to Lighthouse

By: Damselfly Design (text and illustrations)

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Norwalk Seaport Association: 1992

Seller ID: 31121


Very Good+; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 88 pp. paperback in pictorial cover. Illustrated with line drawings, map. Back cover faded. Binding firm. Pages crisp, clean and unmarked. History of the Sheffield Island Lighthouse in Norwalk harbor, Norwalk Connecticut. View more info

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History of the Indians of Connecticut; From the Earliest Known Period to 1850

By: De Forest, John W.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Native American Book Publishers: N.D.

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 31189

ISBN: 1878592351


Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 509 pp, bound in yellow wraps. Several small stains on cover, . Firm binding. Pages crisp, clean, unmarked. Map at back of book poor reproduction quality; text quality fine. View more info

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Connecticut's Old Timbered Crossings

By: De Vito, Michael C.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: DeVito Enterprises: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 26045


Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; SIGNED by author on dedication page. Limited edition -- No. 1027 of 1500 copies printed. 71 pages, bound in navy blue cloth. Erratum slip laid-in. Fold-out map with locations of 125 timbered bridges in Connecticut. Index of bridges by county and town. Bright clean cover, sharp corners; modest wear at spine ends. Interior clean; light yellowing on edges of pages. Jacket with light rubbing top edge; 2" cut near edge of spine; minor tanning back panel. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Signed by Author View more info

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The Great Flood of 1936; A Pictorial Review of Flood Conditions in Hartford and East Hartford, Connecticut.

By: Dechert, Burton Deford. Jr.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Burton Deford Dechert: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27143


Very Good+; Hardcover; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; Over 50 black & white photographs of the streets of Hartford and East Hartford Connecticut under water during the flooding of the Connecticut River in 1936. Bound in full blue cloth with gilt lettering. Bright clean cover, just a hint of sunning on spine. Modest edge wear. Tight binding. Short tear on edge of front endpaper. Interior crisp and bright; free of names or markings. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

Image for Cromwell Connecticut, 1650-1990: The History of a River Port Town

Cromwell Connecticut, 1650-1990: The History of a River Port Town

By: Decker, Robert Owen; Margaret A. Harris

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Cromwell Historical Society: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30903

ISBN: 0914659510


Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Inscribed by the Rocky Hill Historical Society. 525 pp. bound in black & beige cloth; illustrated with black & white photos. Bright, crisp, tight book. Just a hint of shelf wear. Pages crisp, clean. In bright jacket with light ear top edge.. View more info

Image for Je Me Souviens (Newsletter of the American French Genealogical Society); 12 issues, 2003-2010

Je Me Souviens (Newsletter of the American French Genealogical Society); 12 issues, 2003-2010

By: Delisle, Paul P.; Shellee Morehead (editor)

Price: $40.50

Publisher: American French Genealogical Society: 1979

Seller ID: 31149


Near Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Woonsocket, RI; 12 journals; bound by glossy printed covers. Each issue around 112 pages. Volume 26 No. 2, 2003; Volume 27, No. 1 & 2; Vol 29, No.2; both issues of Vol, 30, 31, 32, and 33, 2010. Fine books, as new --except for Vol 31, No. 1. damaged at top with small clip in top edge. Crisp, clean, tight and unmarked.. Chapter news, articles on American French genealogy, history, genealogical charts. View more info

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Ricordiamo: The Italian Americans of Norwich. A Bound Legacy

By: DeSio, Paul;Tommelleo Donna, (ed.).

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Self-published, Printed by Franklin Impressions: 1990

Seller ID: 31130


Near Fine in Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 104 pages, bound in royal blue cloth. Date of publication not given. Beautiful crisp book in Good jacket with several short tears, chipping & wear to spine ends, edges. Protected in new mylar sleeve. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

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Historical Catalogue of the Members of the First Church of Christ in New Haven, Connecticut (Center Church), A.D. 1639-1914

By: Dexter, Franklin Bowditch

Price: $52.20

Publisher: Privately Issued: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27847


Very Good+; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 469 pages, bound in blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Catlogue of 4,902 members, from 1639-1914, with index. Clean, tight cover, sharp corners. Front hinge a bit stretched. Front endpapers tanned (offset from old newspaper clippings); pages clean, unmarked, mildly age-toned. The church was formed in 1639 with seven 'pillars', most of whom migrated to other areas in the next decades: Theophilus Eaton, John Davenport, Robert Newman, Matthew Gilbert, Thomas Fugill (excommunicated!), John Punderson, and Jeremy Dixon. Notations of interes... View more info

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Westbrook History Happenings and Hearsay

By: Dibble, Louise Chapman; Norton, Lynda Stannard; editors.

Price: $26.96

Publisher: Westbrook Bicentennial Committee: 1976

Seller ID: 28782


Very Good-; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 190 pages, orange pictorial wraps. Black & white photos .Map of Westbrook printed on inside front cover. Good to Very Good book with moderate rubbing on front cover and spine. Solid binding. Interior clean, unmarked. View more info

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Savin Rock; An Illustrated History

By: Dorman, Bennett W.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Photo Restoration & Design: 1998

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 28509

ISBN: 0966915909


Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; SIGNED by author. 255 pages, in burgundy faux leather cover. Well-illustrated with black & white photos. History of Savin Rock amusement park . Near Fine book with light rubbing to base of spine. Clean, firmly bound with pristine interior. Jacket shows moderate rubbing on edges, one tiny tear.; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Mamacoke Conservation Area Connecticut College Arboretum, Bulletin #42, August 2016

Mamacoke Conservation Area Connecticut College Arboretum, Bulletin #42, August 2016

By: Dreyer, Glenn; Robert Askins; Scott Peterson

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Connecticut College Arboretum: 2016

Seller ID: 31191


Fine; Softcover; tall 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 48 pp, in pictorial wraps; maps, color photographs. History, natural history, wildlife habitats. Crisp, as new. View more info

Image for Voices from North Guilford; Stories of North Guilford, Connecticut. Collected by the Dudley Farm North Guilford Book Committee

Voices from North Guilford; Stories of North Guilford, Connecticut. Collected by the Dudley Farm North Guilford Book Committee

By: Dudley Farm North Guilford Book Committee; Andrew Crampton (photographer)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: The Dudley Foundation, Dudley Farm: 2012

Seller ID: 30705

ISBN: 0615644910


Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Guilford, CT; 231 pp. bound in burgundy cloth; illustrated with dozens of black & white photos. Does NOT include a separate large map of North Guilford. Bright, clean, tight book. Modest wear to cloth at head of spine. Pristine interior. No names or markings. In jacket with light rubbing on edges, tiny chip. Photos, history, descriptions of North Guilford's geography, cemeteries, churches, prominent persons (Lyman Beecher, Abraham Baldwin, Erastus Dudley), industries ( mica mining, lumber milling, witch haz... View more info