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Image for By Their Markers Ye Shall Know Them  A Chronicle of the History and Restorations of Hartford's Ancient Burying Ground

By Their Markers Ye Shall Know Them A Chronicle of the History and Restorations of Hartford's Ancient Burying Ground

By: Hosley, William; Holcombe, Shepherd M., Sr.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Ancient Burying Ground Assn: 1994

Seller ID: 26543

ISBN: 0964076217


Very Good; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 173 pages. Firmly bound; cover shows modest wear on edges; interior clean. Previous owner's name at top of first page. Includes names & epitaphs of persons buried in Hartford's Ancient Burying Ground, select biographies, discussion of gravestone restoration. Includes full size map of the Ancient Burying Ground with numbers showing placement of gravestones and list of names with number assignments. View more info

Image for Massachusetts; There She Is-- Behold Her. A Regions of America Book

Massachusetts; There She Is-- Behold Her. A Regions of America Book

By: Howe, Henry F.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30454


Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; SIGNED by author Henry F. Howe on preliminary page. 290 pp. bound in green cloth; light green stain; color maps on endpapers.Illustrated with black & white drawings. Bright, clean, cover; firm binding. Hint of shelf rubbing. Pages crisp, unmarked. In bright price-clipped jacket; back panel tanned & shows small stains near top; several shallow tears. ; A Regions of America Book Series; Signed by Author View more info

Image for The Houses and History of Chester [CT]

The Houses and History of Chester [CT]

By: Hull, Cary S. (editor)

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Chester Historical Society: 1984

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 29270


Very Good+; Softcover; Oblong 24mo 5" - 6" tall; Chester, CT; 151 pages bound in pictorial wraps. Black & white photos. Illustrated history of homes & historical landmarks of Chester, CT. Bright and clean. Cover shows a short, light corner crease. Pages crisp, clean, unmarked. View more info

Image for The Light from the River  Central Maine Power's First Century of Service 1899-1999

The Light from the River Central Maine Power's First Century of Service 1899-1999

By: Irwin, Clark T., Jr.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Central Maine Power: 1999

Seller ID: 26263


Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 110 pages, bound in full green cloth. Bright clean cover, tightly bound; with a couple of small dings on rear board. Interior crisp, unmarked. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

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

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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