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Image for Maine  A Guide Downeast

Maine A Guide Downeast

By: Isaacson, Doris

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Courier-Gazette: 1970

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 22635


Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 510 pages, bound in blue cloth; silver stamped lettering & design. Bright clean cover, sharp corners, solid binding. Hint of rubbing on edges. Interior clean; no names or markings. Jacket lightly rubbed on edges, shallow tears at spine ends. Price intact on flap. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. View more info

Image for Front and Center:  The Legend of Bossy Gillis;  A Biography of Mayor Andrew J. Gillis

Front and Center: The Legend of Bossy Gillis; A Biography of Mayor Andrew J. Gillis

By: Jacobs, Peter H.

Price: $38.70

Publisher: Newburyport Press: 1969

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 29384


Very Good in Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; SIGNED with brief personalized inscription by author Peter Jacobs. Bound in burgundy cloth. Clean, bright cover, tight binding; modest shelf wear- one corner bumped. Interior crisp and clean. Foxing on top edge of text block. Dust jacket corner-clipped and section at top of rear flap also clipped; chipping at head of spine. ; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Mystic Families and More Memories of a Native

Mystic Families and More Memories of a Native

By: Jensen, Barbara Neff

Price: $26.96

Publisher: Groton Public Library & Information Center: 1990

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 28276


Very Good-; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; SIGNED by author. 218 pages in wraps. Illustrated. Cover shows light soil and shelf rubbing. Solid binding. Interior crisp, clean. Author's memories of Mystic characters such as the Wilcox family, Dr. Thurman P. Maine, Llewelyn E. Kinney, Justin Denison, Lydia Noyes Morgan, George E. Tingley and more. ; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Musical Memories of Hartford  Drawn from Records Public and Private

Musical Memories of Hartford Drawn from Records Public and Private

By: Johnson, Frances Hall

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Witkower's: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27135


Near Fine in Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 313 pages, bound in full blue cloth; uncut edges (in fact a few leaves are unopened); gilt lettering. Very bright clean cover; gilt bright and intact. Tight binding; sharp corners. Fine but for lightly age-toned endpapers. Crisp and clean interior. Free of names or markings. In darkened and chipped cellophane jacket. Contents include chapters on Dudley Buck, Henry Wilson, German Quartet, Nathan Henry A... View more info

Image for A History of Catholics in Lyme and Old Lyme, Connecticut from Colonial Time to the Present

A History of Catholics in Lyme and Old Lyme, Connecticut from Colonial Time to the Present

By: Johnson, J. Myron

Price: $27.00

Publisher: The Men's Club, Christ the King Parish: 1990

Seller ID: 27423


Near Fine; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 42 pages, bound in brown faux leather, gilt lettering. Black & white photos, sketches. Brief history of the growth of Catholicism in shoreline Connecticut and the institutional growth and clergy in Lyme and Old Lyme. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

Image for Noank  The Ethereal Years

Noank The Ethereal Years

By: Jones, Stephen

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Noank Historical Society: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27139


Very Good-; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Memoir of Stephen Jones seafaring life in and around Noank Connecticut. 64 pages in wraps. Spine tanned. Small dimple across mid-spine. Interior clean, free of names or markings. View more info

Image for New London : A History of Its People

New London : A History of Its People

By: Kanzler, Carmelina Como (editor)

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Self-Published: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30149


Near Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; New London, CT; 120 p in wraps. Illustrated with photos. Crisp, clean, tight; hint of shelf rubbing. Published in celebration of New London's 350th anniversary. Overview of the various groups of immigrants who have enriched New London's history. ; View more info

Image for The United Workers of Norwich  A history of one hundred years of community service

The United Workers of Norwich A history of one hundred years of community service

By: Kellogg, Luella Sampson

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Word Guild: 1978

Edition: -

Seller ID: 24057


Very Good-; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 137 pages, in wraps. Good to Very Good book. Blue printed cover scuffed; several short creases. Inteior clean, unmarked. Solid binding. History of the United Workers of Norwich, established in 1877, and its growth as a charitable organization with services in the RookNook Home, Sewing Schook, Visting Nurse, Nursing Mothers' Classes, Thrift Shop, Traveler's Aid, Girls' Clubs, Flower Mission, Public Health Clinics, and muc... View more info

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King's Hand-Book of Boston

By: King, Moses

Price: $47.70

Publisher: Moses King Publishers: 1879

Edition: -; Second Printing

Seller ID: 22886


Very Good-; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 302 pages, plus ad section; bound in brown cloth with beveled edges; elaborate gilt & black stamping. Well-illustrated. Crisp two page map of Boston designed expressly for the Hoosac Tunnel Route. Deatailed compendium describing streets, bridges, railroads, steamships, wharves, hotels, restaurants, government buildings, libraries, musical societies, scientific institutions,publishers, printers, bookstores, churches, chari... View more info

Image for A Picture History of Kingfield, Maine 1816-1980

A Picture History of Kingfield, Maine 1816-1980

By: Kingfield History Photo Committee; Elwood and Thelma Chesley, Harold Woodcock, et. al.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Kingfield History Book Association: 1980

Seller ID: 29347


Very Good; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 200 pages, wraps. Hundreds of black and white photos. Pictorial history of Kingfield Maine. Cover shows tanning on spine. Otherwise Fine. Clean crisp pages; free of previous owner names or markings. View more info

Image for The History of the Indian Harbor Yacht Club, 1889-1977

The History of the Indian Harbor Yacht Club, 1889-1977

By: Kirkpatrick, Konstance

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Indian Harbor Yacht Club: 1978

Edition: -

Seller ID: 27505


Very Good+; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 238 pages, red cover, gilt ensignia. Fully illustrated. Bright clean cover; tightly bound. Shallow bump at base of spine. Interior pristine; free of names or markings. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

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History of the Storrs Congregational Church

By: Kline, Mary L. and Ernest R. Kline

Price: $22.50

Publisher: The Storrs Congregational Church: 1985

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 26782


Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; SIGNED by author Ernest R. Kline. 374 pages, bound in two-toned (green-white) cloth; endpapers illustrated with maps. Crisp, clean, tight book in bright clean jacket ( light edge wear, 3 very shallow tears). Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

Image for Connecticut Yesteryears; So Saith the Wind

Connecticut Yesteryears; So Saith the Wind

By: Knapp, Alfred P

Price: $22.50

Publisher: A. P. Knapp: 1985

Seller ID: 27855


Very Good; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 116 pages, bound in blue pictorial wraps.Illustrated with ink pen drawings, maps. Bright clean cover; minor dimpling on spine. Tightly bound. Crisp, unmarked interior. Connecticut tribes and customs, conquest by European settlers; map of tribal territories in Connecticut. View more info

Image for Having a Grand Time!  Postcards of Ogunquit, Wells, the Yorks, and the Kennebunks, 1900-1930

Having a Grand Time! Postcards of Ogunquit, Wells, the Yorks, and the Kennebunks, 1900-1930

By: Kocher, Paula H

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Poverty Ridge Stone Co: 1989

Seller ID: 29345

ISBN: 0962241407


Near Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 79 pages, wraps. Vintage Postcards from the Southern Maine resort towns, Ogunquit, the Yorks, Wells and the Kennebunks. Pictorial history. About Fine with just a hint of shelf wear. Crisp,unmarked interior. View more info

Image for One Hundred Rhode Islanders, A Peripatetic Scot, an Amorous Friar, a Blind Greek and a Pessimistic Englishman

One Hundred Rhode Islanders, A Peripatetic Scot, an Amorous Friar, a Blind Greek and a Pessimistic Englishman

By: Lancaster, Jane

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Self-published: 2003

Edition: -

Seller ID: 22204


Near Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages, bound in printed red card covers; clear vinyl overlay; plastic comb binding. "Presented at the Review Club, in the Brown Faculty Club, May 3, 2003." Bright, crisp, clean; vinyl overlays a bit rubbed. History of the Review Club, a literary and scholarly society in Providence RI. First started as the Browning Club, then the Greek Club, then the Review Club. Includes brief bios of found members, papers pre... View more info