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Image for Primus 1964: University of Hartford Yearbook

Primus 1964: University of Hartford Yearbook

By: Steiner, Jane, (ed.); Lettieri, Jack, (ed.).

Price: $31.50

Publisher: University of Hartford: 1964

Edition: -

Seller ID: 22956


Very Good; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 176 pages, bound in pictorial cloth cover. Bright cover, firm binding, sharp corners. Back cover has a few small spots of soil. Interior clean, unmarked; mild yellowing on top edge of pages. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. View more info

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Connecticut River Master Mariners; A Brief Record of Some of the Blue Water Shipmasters of the Connecticut River

By: Stevens, Thomas A.

Price: $35.96

Publisher: Connecticut River Foundation at Steamboat Dock: 1979

Seller ID: 27969


Very Good; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 51 pages, bound in white pictorial wraps. Cover yellowed; faint corner crease on back. Binding tight. Interior crisp, clean, unmarked. A list of captains from Essex, Deep River, Old Saybrook, East Haddam and more, with brief biographies and ships they commanded. Includes names such as Captains Samuel W. Mather, Henry L. Champlin, Elisha E. Morgan, Isaiah Pratt, William S. Williams, Joseph Post, Joseph J. Hendley, Nathaniel... View more info

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Potapoug Quarter; The First Settlers of Essex, Connecticut

By: Stevens, Thomas A.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Connecticut River Foundation at Steamboat Dock: 1984

Seller ID: 30908


Very Good-; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 64 pages in wraps; illustrated with black & white photos, map. Clean, tightly bound book. Light rubbing on spine. Abrasion at top of first page (erasure?).Pages clean, unmarked. History of Potapoug Quarter in Essex Connecticut. View more info

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The Golden Rule Days of Essex

By: Stevenson, Beverly F.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Essex Historical Society: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27852


Near Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Essex, CT; 43 p in wraps. Bright, clean, unmarked book. Mild wear at corner tips of cover. SIGNED by author. Brief history of public education in Essex Connecticut. ; Signed by Author View more info

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1903 Ingleside Log, Vouloir C'est Pouvoir

By: Stone, Ruth; Warren, Anita; Farnum, Lillian; Weaver, Flora; et. al.

Price: $65.70

Publisher: Ingleside School: 1903

Seller ID: 28108


Very Good+; Hardcover; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 125 pages, bound in purple cloth with gilt decoration and lettering; floral endpapers.All edges gilt. Nicely illustrated with black & white photos, drawings. Ingleside School, New Milford Connecticut. Class of 1903: Lillian M. Emerson, Dorothy G. Bright, Amy L. Crane, Virginia C. Carnahan, Marion S. Gaylord, Helen H. Haserot, Margaret F. Rood, Ruth Stone, Sarah A. Tarbell, Edna L. Van Etten, and Anita B. War... View more info

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A Sense of Community: Portraits of Stonington Residents in honor of Stonington's 35th Celebration

By: Students of Stonington High School, Class of 1999

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Stonington High School: 1999

Seller ID: 27425


Near Fine; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Bound in blue cloth. Crisp, clean, tight book with minor scuff on front cover. bright unmarked interior. Brief biographies of Stonington residents, written by Stonington High School students as follows: Eleanor Blanchet by Tyler McCabe, Lynn Britt by Eeva Doherty, Fred Calabreta by Matt Clark, Bruce Campbell by Jenn Larkin, Claudette Charles by Courtney Boest, Eva Franchi by Sara Kimball, Tod Johnstone Shelby Joslin, Fr... View more info

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The Original Proprietors

By: Talcott, Mary Kingsbury

Price: $31.46

Publisher: Society of the Descendants of the Founders of Hartford: 1986

Seller ID: 28294


Good+; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; In printed wraps. List of proprietors with brief bios, also list of later settlers. Copy of the original 1640 map of original plots printed inside rear cover. Cover shows a large light-brown stain mid-spine. Interior clean, unmarked. View more info

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The Story of Columbia (Connecticut)

By: The Women's Guild; Robinson, Sara K. (Chairman); Beck, Leola; Card, Anne; Burnham, Pauline; Natsch, Jean; Peters, Jean

Price: $22.50

Publisher: The Women's Guild, Columbia Congregational Church: 1975

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 30694


Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 80 pages . As new -- Crisp, tight, unmarked. Local history of Columbia Connecticut. Photos. ; View more info

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The 1964 Dial: Central Connecticut State College (Yearbook)

By: Tristram, Lorna Lee. (editor-in-chief)

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Central Connecticut State College: 1964

Seller ID: 24528


Very Good; Hardcover; Folio 13" - 23" tall; New Britain, CT; 204 p, bound in brown leatherette with gold CCSU seal on front cover. Firm binding, tight square cover. Interior clean, unmarked. We also have yearbooks for 1962, 1963, and 1965. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. View more info

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The Hendey Machine Company 1870-1920; A Brief Record of a Charter Course

By: Unknown

Price: $34.20

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1922

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 27620


Very Good-; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; No. 78D in this limited edition. Section with illustrations of 19 Hendey machines, including 1870 and 1873 hand planers, 1874 and 75 models of friction shapers, 1887 plain engine lathe, 1889 15" friction shaper, 1890 20" traverse shaper1892 portable motor driven shaper, 1872 6" stroke reverse shaper, 1892 suspension shaper, 1894 continuous operating milling machine,1900 universal milling machine, 'present' He... View more info

Image for W. N. de Sherbinin Products, Hawleyville, Connecticut: 40th Anniversary Catalog

W. N. de Sherbinin Products, Hawleyville, Connecticut: 40th Anniversary Catalog

By: W. N. de Sherbinin Co.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: W. N. de Sherbinin: 1970

Seller ID: 19288


Very Good; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Hawleyville, CT; VERY GOOD catalog of lamp parts, shades, globes, necks, couplings, filials, wrings, bases, fonts, etc. Moderate rubbing on cover; short corner crease. Interior clean, unmarked. (Newtown Connecticut manufacturing). ; 192 p.; View more info

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A Glimpse of Willington's Past

By: Weigold, Isabel B.; Marion Doran (ill.)

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Willington Historical Society: 1991

Seller ID: 29532


Very Good+; Plastic comb binding; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 134 pp, bibliography, fold-out map; softcover in plastic comb binding. Survey of Willington Connecticut 18th and 19th century houses & buildings: description, original owner, current owner, history. Over 85 building sketches included. Clean, unmarked; minor signs of use.. View more info

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Connecticut Physicians in the Civil War

By: Weld, Stanley B.

Price: $38.66

Publisher: Connecticut Civil War Centennial Commission: 1964

Seller ID: 27971


Very Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 61 pages, gray printed wraps, stapled binding. Contents include: Army Medical Practice, Connecticut Surgeons and Their Regiments, Connecticut Surgeons in the Navy, Other Assignments, Index of Connecticut Surgeons, Bibliography, and more. Clean cover, light tanning on back. Interior crisp, clean, unmarked. View more info

Image for From Bicycles To Buicks:  The Story of Behrens and Bushnell [Ivoryton Connecticut]

From Bicycles To Buicks: The Story of Behrens and Bushnell [Ivoryton Connecticut]

By: Wells, Michael J.

Price: $40.50

Publisher: Essex Historical Society: 1997

Seller ID: 15676


Very Good; Softcover; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 110 pages in wraps. Light wrinkling on cover and first three pages. Text crisp. Story of Linwell Behrens and Clarence Bushnell successes in building their turn-of-the-century Ivoryton CT bicycle business into a thriving auto dealership, selling Oldsmobiles, Wintons, Cadillacs, Chalmers, Pope Hartfords, as well as Indian, Excelsior, and Pope motorcycles. ; View more info

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The Old Fulling Mill of Pomfret, Connecticut

By: Wetherbee, Olive Pike

Price: $47.70

Publisher: Self-Published: 1971

Seller ID: 30427


Very Good with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 148 pp, bound in salmon colored cloth. Information gleaned from Daybooks and Ledgers of the Old Fulling Mill of Pomfret, Connecticut; in the Jericho District of Abingdon Parish. Clean, tightly bound cover; fading on spine- front cover. Light foxing on endpapers. Interior pages bright, clean, unmarked. View more info