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Image for Twenty-fourth and Twenty-Fifth Reports of the Boards of Directors of the Connecticut Industrial School for Girls, State of Connecticut, 1895.

Twenty-fourth and Twenty-Fifth Reports of the Boards of Directors of the Connecticut Industrial School for Girls, State of Connecticut, 1895.

By: Fairbank, William G. (superintendant); Smith, Henry D. (President, Board of Directors)

Price: $35.96

Publisher: Pelton & King: 1894

Seller ID: 28036


Very Good-; Softcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Middletown, CT; 71 pages, gray printed wraps. Report of the Connecticut Industrial School for Girls (basically a reform school) with statistics on ages, ethnicity, and nativity of the girls incarcerated there; treasurers report, account of donations, farm produce consumed and more. Cover browned on edges, long crease on front, light soil on back. Interior clean, unmarked. View more info

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Arsenal of the Revolution

By: Fales, Edward; Boughton, Kathryn

Price: $22.50

Publisher: The Salisbury Association, Inc.: 1997

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 27485

ISBN: 0966156609


Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; About Fine book, crisp, tight, unmarked. Revolutionary War history of the tri-state region of Connecticut, New York, and Massachusetts including the towns of Sheffield, Salisbury, Millerton, Canaan, Sharon, Falls Village, Cornwall, Ashley Falls, and several other towns. View more info

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Once Upon Quoketaug: The Biography of a Connecticut Farm Family 1712-1960.

By: Favretti, Rudy J.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Stonington HIstorical Society: 2009

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 28779


Near Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Willimantic, CT; 172 pages, pictorial wraps. Black & white photos. A Stonington Historical Society reprint of the original 1974 Parousia edition. Clean, crisp, tight. Previous owner's named printed inside front cover. Else Fine. Favretti, an authority on landscape architecture and agricultural history, researchs the farm life of 9 generations of the Williams famly in Quoketaug (Stonington), Connecticut. ISBN 9780979401305 View more info

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Once Upon Quoketaug: The Biography of a Connecticut Farm Family 1712-1960.

By: Favretti, Rudy J.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Parousia Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30592


Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Willimantic, CT; 171 p in olive green pictorial wraps. SIGNED by author, Rudy Favretti. Good to Very Good book. Spine tanned; inside edge of back cover faded. Binding solid. Interior clean, bright. Minor offset on title page from newspaper clipping. Favretti, an authority on landscaping and agricultural history, researchs the farm life of 9 generations of the Williams family in Quoketaug (Old Mystic) , Connecticut. ; Signed by... View more info

Image for Cannondale  A Connecticut Neighborhood

Cannondale A Connecticut Neighborhood

By: Feeley, Marc; et, al.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Wilton Historical Society: 1987

Edition: -

Seller ID: 23803


Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Crisp book, appears unread. No names or markings. View more info

Image for Wethersfield Volunteer Fire Department 200th Anniversary (1803-2003) Commemorative Book

Wethersfield Volunteer Fire Department 200th Anniversary (1803-2003) Commemorative Book

By: Fippinger, Captain Richard T

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Wethersfield Volunteer Fire Department: 2003

Edition: -

Seller ID: 22099


Near Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 116 pages, illustrated. Brief history, chronology, and photographic account of Wethersfield Connecticut's Volunteer Fire Department. Minor rubbing on cover. Crisp, unmarked. ; View more info

Image for Excursion Bulletins of the Sandwich [New Hampshire] Historical Society , 1 through 86, 1934-2005;  plus Index to the Excursions 1-80 by Marjorie W. Wheeler.

Excursion Bulletins of the Sandwich [New Hampshire] Historical Society , 1 through 86, 1934-2005; plus Index to the Excursions 1-80 by Marjorie W. Wheeler.

By: Flanigan, Jessy; Wright, W. Leroy; Heard, Patricia; Ford, Richard N.; et. al.

Price: $89.96

Publisher: Sandwich Historical Society: 1920

Seller ID: 27667


Near Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Sandwich, NH; 86 issues of the Annual Excursions of the Sandwich [New Hampshire] Historical Society. Illustrated with black & white photos. All in Very Good to Fine condition, most are Fine. Some are original printings and some are reprints. Also included, the 280 page, sprial bound Index to the Excursions 1-80, (1920-1999) compiled by Marjorie Woodbury Wheeler, in FINE condition. Samples of contents include: Sandwich Not... View more info

Image for Four Pastorates. Glimpses of the Life and Thoughts of Eden B. Foster, D.D.

Four Pastorates. Glimpses of the Life and Thoughts of Eden B. Foster, D.D.

By: Foster, Eden B.; Foster, Addison P.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: George M. Elliot: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22121


Good; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 452 pages, bound in brown cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Four illustrations including frontis portrait; overlook of Lowell Mass. 1840, and two prints of John Street Church, Lowell. Edges worn & fraying at corners & ends of spine. Endpapers cracked at inside gutters, but binding in one piece. Historical Society bookplate on front endpaper. Minor foxing on preliminaries. Top of blank flyleaf clipped. Text clean, unmarked. Biogr... View more info

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Songs of Amherst College

By: Foster, Norman Percy; and James Shelley Hamilton, Elijah Roberts Williams, editors.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: The Editors: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28454


Good+; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 91 songs, 151 pages, bound in navy blue cloth, white-stamped lettering & decoration; seal in gilt. Cloth frayed at spine ends, corner tips. Back cover shows some smudging. Binding solid. Gift notation on front endpaper. Endpapers lightly foxed; occasional spot of soil on page margins. Songs include: Alma Mater, Amherst Drinking Song, Song of a Gun, Cheer for Old Amherst, Down Mobile, Football Song, Glory Glory to Ol... View more info

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A History of New Britain [Connecticut]

By: Fowler, Herbert E.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: New Britain Historical Society: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30452


Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 294 pp. bound in blue cloth; illustrated with black & white photos; map of New Britain in 1758 inc. Stanley Quarter and Hart Quarter. Bright, clean cover; solid binding, sharp corners. Pages also clean, bright, unmarked. Dust jacket with large piece missing near head of spine; chipping along top edge. View more info

Image for A Brief History of Lionism in Connecticut

A Brief History of Lionism in Connecticut

By: Frank, Mauro

Price: $22.50

Publisher: DaSum Company LLC: 2007

Seller ID: 27174

ISBN: 0970843089


Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Pristine book in crisp jacket with light scratch on back panel. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

Image for New Britain General Hospital  Reflections of Our Past

New Britain General Hospital Reflections of Our Past

By: Fraprie, Frank

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Bellemore Books: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27463

ISBN: 0944641423


Near Fine; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; SIGNED by author, with personalized inscription. 154 pages, bound in beige cloth with pictorial cover. Issued without jacket. Illustrated history of New Britain General Hospital. Bright clean cover, light bump to corner tip. Interior crisp, unmarked. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. View more info

Image for A Concise History, of the Efforts to Obtain an Extension of Suffrage In Rhode Island; from the Year 1811 to 1848; and the Dorr War.

A Concise History, of the Efforts to Obtain an Extension of Suffrage In Rhode Island; from the Year 1811 to 1848; and the Dorr War.

By: Frieze, Jacob

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Jacob Frieze: 1912

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 29312


Very Good-; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 154 pages, bound in brown cloth.Good to Very Good book. Moderate rubbing to extremities; top edge worn w/ some fraying; corner tips soft. "Compliments of Lyman B. Frieze" (most likely Jacob's son) written at top of title page. Light foxing on preliminary pages.Interior pages clean, bright. View more info

Image for The 1962 Dial:  Central Connecticut State College (Yearbook)

The 1962 Dial: Central Connecticut State College (Yearbook)

By: Frisch, Judith; Worob, Brenda F. (editors).

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Central Connecticut State College: 1962

Seller ID: 24529


Very Good+; Hardcover; Folio 13" - 23" tall; New Britain, CT; 208 p, bound in off-white leatherette with gold & blue design. Firm binding, tight square cover. Endpapers lightly yellowed. Interior crisp, clean, unmarked. We also have yearbooks for 1963, 1964, and 1965. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. View more info

Image for A Century in Connecticut; Written & Published by G. Fox & Co. Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of its Founding in Hartford Connecticut 1847-1947

A Century in Connecticut; Written & Published by G. Fox & Co. Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of its Founding in Hartford Connecticut 1847-1947

By: G. Fox & Co

Price: $31.50

Publisher: G. Fox & Co.: 1948

Seller ID: 27992


Very Good-; Hardcover; Folio 13" - 23" tall; Hartford, CT; 64 p, bound in blue & white pictorial cloth-backed boards. 17 Connecticut-related vignettes featured on front cover. Illlustrated blue & white endpapers. Good to Very Good book. Bright cover; solid binding. Minor scuffing on front cover. Corner tips worn to card; edges show a few chips Interior quite bright, crisp, unmarked. History of Hartford & Connecticut presented in a collection of 53 nicely-illus... View more info