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Image for Surveying the Shore:  Historic Maps of Coastal Massachusetts, 1600-1930

Surveying the Shore: Historic Maps of Coastal Massachusetts, 1600-1930

By: Garver, Joseph G.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Commonwealth Editions: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24601

ISBN: 1933212276


Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; SIGNED by the author on title page. Stated first printing. 205 pages, 88 plates. Bright cover, tight binding; light rubbing spine ends & corner tips. Interior pristine. Crisp jacket with mild rubbing on top edge. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. View more info

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The Lighthouse at Dangerfield

By: Giambarba, Paul

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Little, Brown & Company: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29525


Fine in Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Square Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 48 pp. bound in grayish cloth with blue stamped lettering & design. Yellow endpapers. Bold llustrations by Paul Giambarba. Tale of Highland Light in Truro (Dangerfield) Cape Cod. About Fine book, very clean, bright; very tight; just a hint of wear to ends of spine. Interior pristine. No names or markings. NOT a library discard. The Lighthouse at Dangerfield. In Good Only dust jacket, rubbing ... View more info

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The First Church of Christ in Saybrook (Congregational), 1646-1996

By: Girdwood, Eugene N., (editor).

Price: $31.50

Publisher: First Church of Christ, Saybrook, CT: 1996

Seller ID: 27833


Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 397 pages. Bright, clean, tight book. Interior pristine. Free of names or markings. In crisp jacket. History of the church; includes a list of baptisms and marriages. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

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Trips Down Memory Lane with Jenny Gladding

By: Gladding, Jenny

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Self-Published: 1955

Seller ID: 28933


Very Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 258 pages, bound in green pictorial wraps. Clean cover, no wear, but spine faded. Interior crisp, tight, unmarked. Brief family history of Jenny Gladding (Hutchinson-McCrillis/Gladding-Dillon) with anecdotes of life near Montpelier Vermont. Includes her favorite poems. View more info

Image for A Century and a Quarter of Spiritual Leadership   The Story of the Congregation of the Sons of Israel and David (Temple Beth-el), Providence, Rhode Island

A Century and a Quarter of Spiritual Leadership The Story of the Congregation of the Sons of Israel and David (Temple Beth-el), Providence, Rhode Island

By: Goldowsky, Seebert J.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Congregation of the Sons of Israel and David: 1989

Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition

Seller ID: 25986

ISBN: 0962468215


Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; SIGNED by the author on blank page. #301 of limited edition. 530 pages, bound in dark red cloth. Crisp, clean, tight book in bright clean jacket with light shelf wear. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

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East Hartford: Its History and Traditions

By: Goodwin, Joseph O.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: The Raymond Library Co.: 1976

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 27873


Very Good+; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 249 pages, bound in brown cloth. Facsimile reprint of the 1879 original published by Case, Lockwood & Brainard. Cover clean, only modest signs of use; firmly bound, sharp corners. Interior clean, unmarked, slightly toned. Contents include account of the Indians, early settlers, Ecclesiastical affairs, military, the poor, taverns, burial grounds, industry, roads bridges & ferries, old houses, Pitkin family, and more.... View more info

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More New Hampshire Folk Tales

By: Gore, Mrs. Moody P.; and Mrs. Guy E. Speare (collected by)

Price: $38.70

Publisher: Mrs. Guy E. Speare: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 28918


Very Good- with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; SIGNED by author and publisher Eva A. Speare. 287 pages, bound in brown cloth; gilt lettering. Tight binding, sharp corners. Front cover shows discoloration/light damp stain at lower corner.; light edge wear. Interior clean, pages age-toned. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Sections entitled: Tavern Tales in Tavern Times, Along the Seacoast, Pioneers of Early New Hampshire, Scotch-Irish Tales,... View more info

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A History of West Mystic, 1600-1985

By: Greenhalgh, Kathleen

Price: $54.00

Publisher: Groton Public Library and Information Center: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30945


Good; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 248 pages, in wraps. Over 100 black & white photos; 5 maps. Good Only book. Cover soiled and scuffed, spine quite tanned. Binding solid Pages clean, bright. Previous owner's name/date written at top of title page. History of the settlement of West Mystic from precolonial days to the 1980s. Includes leading families(with brief genealogies at back of book), photos and location maps of significant houses and landmarks, ... View more info

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The Nutmeg; University of Connecticut 1947 Yearbook

By: Gueble, Helen (editor)

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Hammersmith-Kortmeyer: 1947

Seller ID: 29443


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. View more info

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The Barns of East Granby Our Agricultural Heritage

By: Guinan, Betty; Holly, Harold (Ted)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: East Granby Historical Society: 2000

Edition: -

Seller ID: 24352


Very Good-; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; SIGNED by both authors. Light creasing on two corner tips and edge of back cover. Clean cover, tight binding. Page crisp.; Signed by All Authors View more info

Image for EveryChild:  A Social History of Caring, or The Chronological Social History of Child and Family Agency of Southeastern Connecticut

EveryChild: A Social History of Caring, or The Chronological Social History of Child and Family Agency of Southeastern Connecticut

By: Gullotta, Thomas P.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Xlibris: 2009

Seller ID: 27522

ISBN: 1441549250


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. View more info

Image for The Town of New Hartford, Conn., in 1775 and 1852

The Town of New Hartford, Conn., in 1775 and 1852

By: Hall, Eileen Creevey

Price: $26.96

Publisher: The Esperanza Press: 1976

Seller ID: 28305


Good+; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 47 pages, bound in tan pictorial wraps. Two fold-out maps, including Roads of New Hartford 1775 and Town of New Hartford 1852. Also includes eleven pages of maps showing names of property owners and locations in Bakerville, New Hartford Center, Pine Meadow, around Shepherd's Pond, and outlying areas. Cover shows creasing at corners; text block has separated from cover (stapled binding). Pages clean & unmarked; maps crisp. View more info

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Preston in Review

By: Hall, Marion W. (editor)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Preston Historical Society: 1971

Edition: -

Seller ID: 22240


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. ; View more info

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Cemetery Inscriptions in the Town of Preston [Connecticut]

By: Hall, Marion; Steffenson, Joyce; Oat, David A. (editor)

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Preston Historical Society: 1991

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 26664


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. View more info

Image for Report of the Celebration of the Centennial of the Incorporation of the Town of Marlborough [Connecticut], August 23nd and 25th 1903.

Report of the Celebration of the Centennial of the Incorporation of the Town of Marlborough [Connecticut], August 23nd and 25th 1903.

By: Hall, Mary

Price: $54.00

Publisher: Hartford Press; The Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company: 1904

Seller ID: 27018


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'. Co... View more info