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School Memories, Columbia [Connecticut] 1732-1948

By: Bowen, Kenneth; Arlene Gray; Donald and Eleanor Tuttle; et. al.

Price: $28.80

Publisher: Columbia Historical Society: 1976

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 29271


Very Good+; Softcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 68 pages; plus addenda, bound in red pictorial wrappers. Brief history, black & white photos of Columbia's schools, including Old Hop River, Pine Street, Chestnut Hill, Center, North District, and West Street. Bright clean cover with minor scuffing on back. Pages clean, bright, unmarked. View more info

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School Memories, Columbia [Connecticut] 1732-1948

By: Bowen, Kenneth; Arlene Gray; Donald and Eleanor Tuttle; et. al.

Price: $25.20

Publisher: Columbia Historical Society: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30702


Good+; Softcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 68 pages; bound in red pictorial wrappers. First edition, no addendum. Brief history, black & white photos of Columbia's schools, including Old Hop River, Pine Street, Chestnut Hill, Center, North District, and West Street. Bright clean cover with minor scuffing on back. Pages clean, light yellowing & wrinkling on first page; small label on title page. Interior pages clean, unmarked. View more info

Image for Institute of Living  The Hartford Retreat, 1822-1972

Institute of Living The Hartford Retreat, 1822-1972

By: Braceland, Francis J.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Institute of Living:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27546


Fine; Hardcover; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 242 pages, bound in blue cloth with gold seal emblem on front cover. Endpapers decorated with sketches of the Institute's buildings. In light blue slipcase. Book appears little used; very crisp and clean. Very Good Slipcase lightly tanned. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

Image for The History of Waterbury, Connecticut: The Original Township Embracing Present Watertown and Plymouth and Parts of Oxford, Wolcott, Middlebury, Prospect and Naugatuck : With an Appendix of Biography, Genealogy and Statistics

The History of Waterbury, Connecticut: The Original Township Embracing Present Watertown and Plymouth and Parts of Oxford, Wolcott, Middlebury, Prospect and Naugatuck : With an Appendix of Biography, Genealogy and Statistics

By: Bronson, Henry

Price: $162.00

Publisher: Bronson Brothers: 1858

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28042


Very Good; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Waterbury, CT; 582 pages, plus corrections, bound in brown leather, gilt borders rules, lettering; marbled endpapers. Engravings inc, frontis View of the City of Waterbury, portraits, other views such as the Works of Waterbury Brass Company , Scovill Manufacturing Co., Brown and Brothers, Holmes, Booth and Hayden. Two maps: Old Township of Waterbury and The Village of Mattatuck. Good to Very Good book. This copy is ... View more info

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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Historical Resources of the Episcopal Diocese of Connecticut

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

Price: $56.70

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: Protesta... View more info

Image for Bartlett, New Hampshire . . . in The Valley of the Saco

Bartlett, New Hampshire . . . in The Valley of the Saco

By: Carroll, Aileen M.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Phoenix Publishing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16958

ISBN: 0914659472


Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; West Kennebunk, ME; Published for the Bartlett Public Library. 209 pages. Crisp, tight, unmarked copy. Jacket shows light taning, 3 shallow tears; minor soil. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. View more info

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The Chapmans of Old Saybrook, Connecticut : A Family Chronicle.

By: Chapman, Edward M.

Price: $31.46

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28667


Very Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 74 pages, bound in stiff green wraps. Robert and Maria Chapman and their descendants in Old Saybrook Connecticut. Clean, tight, unmarked. Minor rubbing on cover. View more info

Image for Primus 1966: University of Hartford Yearbook

Primus 1966: University of Hartford Yearbook

By: Charpentier, G.; Morrison, A.; Scharper, E.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: University of Hartford: 1966

Edition: -

Seller ID: 22958


Near Fine; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 192 pages, bound in marroon cloth cover. Bright cover, firm binding, sharp corners. Interior clean, unmarked; mild yellowing on top edge of pages. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. View more info

Image for Hartford Plans for Tomorrow 1955 [The General Plan for Hartford]

Hartford Plans for Tomorrow 1955 [The General Plan for Hartford]

By: City of Hartford Commission on the City Plan

Price: $31.50

Publisher: City of Hartford: 1955

Seller ID: 28002


Very Good+; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Hartford, CT; 40 pages, stapled wraps. Maps showing plans for land use, thoroughfares, schools and recreation, urban redevelopment. Bright, clean cover, short corner crease on back. Previous owner's name stamped near top edge of front cover. Staples created small rust spots. Interior crisp, clean, unmarked. View more info

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

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;... 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 Standing Together; Union Busting at Brown & Sharpe.  A Photo Essay with Strike Documents

Standing Together; Union Busting at Brown & Sharpe. A Photo Essay with Strike Documents

By: Clinker, Duane

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Duane Clinker: 1982

Seller ID: 29467


Very Good-; Softcover; Miniature Less than 3" tall; 60 pp. Pictorial wraps. Quite a bit of rubbing on front cover. Clean and firmly bound. Interior clean,unmarked. Account of Machinists Union Locals 1142, 1088 and 883 and their strike at Brown and Sharp Manufacturing in North Kingstown Rhode Island in 1981, confrontation with police (pepper spraying), and company union busting tactics. View more info

Image for Rhode Island Jewish Historical Notes; Vol 11, No 4, November 1994

Rhode Island Jewish Historical Notes; Vol 11, No 4, November 1994

By: Cohen, Judith Weiss, (ed.).

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Rhode Island Jewish Historical Association: 1994

Seller ID: 25966


Very Good-; Softcover; 152 pages, paperback. Mild wear on cover; faint ink mark. Interior crisp, unmarked. Contents include: Caribbean Island to Aquidneck Island -- The Touro Connection; Jewish Dentists of Rhode Island, Percival Goodman's Temple Beth-El in Providence, Jewish Veterans of WWII, Oscar Solomon Straus and Brown University, First Jewish Professor at Brown University, The Rhode Island Jewish Historical Association, and more. View more info

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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