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Image for Historical Resources of the Episcopal Diocese of Connecticut

Historical Resources of the Episcopal Diocese of Connecticut

By: Cameron, Kenneth Walter, (ed.); Hutchens, Carolyn, (index).

Price: $56.70

Publisher: Transcendental Books: 1966

Seller ID: 27613


Very Good+; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Annotated copy, with Kenneth W. Cameron's signature. 315 pages, bound in black cloth. A brief number of author annotations and corrections. Well-bound book, cloth somewhat dull; light edge wear. Interior clean, pages lightly toned; light scattered foxing in top margin of some pages. This volume includes portions of Nelson Burr's 1940 W.P.A. sponsored history, the Inventory of the Church Archives of Connecticut: Protesta... View more info

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May Night Willard Metcalf at Old Lyme

By: Chambers, Bruce; Amy Ellis; Emily M. Weeks

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Florence Griswold Museum: 2005

Seller ID: 30418

ISBN: 1880897229


Near Fine; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Bright, clean, tight, unmarked. Hint of shelf rubbing on cover. View more info

Image for The Chapmans of Old Saybrook, Connecticut : A Family Chronicle.

The Chapmans of Old Saybrook, Connecticut : A Family Chronicle.

By: Chapman, Edward M.

Price: $31.46

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28667


Very Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 74 pages, bound in stiff green wraps. Robert and Maria Chapman and their descendants in Old Saybrook Connecticut. Clean, tight, unmarked. Minor rubbing on cover. View more info

Image for Primus 1966: University of Hartford Yearbook

Primus 1966: University of Hartford Yearbook

By: Charpentier, G.; Morrison, A.; Scharper, E.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: University of Hartford: 1966

Edition: -

Seller ID: 22958


Near Fine; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 192 pages, bound in marroon cloth cover. Bright cover, firm binding, sharp corners. Interior clean, unmarked; mild yellowing on top edge of pages. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. View more info

Image for Hartford Plans for Tomorrow 1955 [The General Plan for Hartford]

Hartford Plans for Tomorrow 1955 [The General Plan for Hartford]

By: City of Hartford Commission on the City Plan

Price: $31.50

Publisher: City of Hartford: 1955

Seller ID: 28002


Very Good+; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Hartford, CT; 40 pages, stapled wraps. Maps showing plans for land use, thoroughfares, schools and recreation, urban redevelopment. Bright, clean cover, short corner crease on back. Previous owner's name stamped near top edge of front cover. Staples created small rust spots. Interior crisp, clean, unmarked. View more info

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History of East Cornwall [CT] Area;and, Supplement of The History of East Cornwall [ Two Volumes]

By: Clark, Harriet Lydia; Pikosky, Andrew Miles Clark

Price: $43.16

Publisher: Rainbow Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29466


Very Good+; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Two books; First book -- 1977 Limited Edition #475 of 600 copies printed. Supplement 1980. 102 and 40 pp respectively. Both books clean, tight, unmarked. Both with moderate foxing on edges of text block. First Volume: Beginnings; Roads; Post Offices; Industries; Map; House; Personalities; Schools; Teachers; Baptist Church; Camp Mohawk, College Lands; Headstone Inscriptions in Crooked Esses Cemetery; Military Honor Roll;... View more info

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The Mill on Mad River

By: Clark, Howard

Price: $38.70

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1948

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Seller ID: 28048


Very Good in Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; SIGNED by the author. NOT a Book Club. 278 pages, bound in beige cloth with blue stamped lettering & design. Bright clean cover; light wear ends of spine; cloth creased at base of spine. Interior crisp, clean, tight. Good-Only jacket shows a 2" closed tear on front; shallow chipping; wear on rear flap fold; creasing on back panel. Original publisher's price of $2.50 intact on flap. Novel s... View more info

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Poverty Island

By: Clark, Neri A.; Catherine Christiano (ill.)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Old Lyme Historical Society: 2006

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 29383


Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 25 pages, pictorial wraps. Map, illustrations. Memoir of a young man's adventures on Poverty Island, Old Lyme Connecticut during the Great Depression. (Poverty Island lies across the Black Hall River inlet from Great Island, near the mouth of the Connecticut River).Crisp, as new and unmarked. View more info

Image for Where Water Meets the Land  Historic Moveable Bridges of Connecticut

Where Water Meets the Land Historic Moveable Bridges of Connecticut

By: Clouette, Bruce

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Connecticut Department of Transportation: 2004

Seller ID: 29912


Very Good+; Softcover; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 80 pp., bound in pictorial wraps. Color photographs. Crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. Light shelf rubbing to back cover. View more info

Image for Deep River: The Illustrated Story of a Connecticut River Town

Deep River: The Illustrated Story of a Connecticut River Town

By: Connors, Daniel J.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Pequot Press: 1966

Seller ID: 29399


Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 70 pages. Illustrated with black & white photos, maps. Crisp, clean, tight. Light wear at head of spine. Glassine jacket absent. View more info

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Elizabeth Park A Century of Beauty

By: Cornelio, Alicia; William Shepard (photos).

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Donning Company: 2003

Seller ID: 28790

ISBN: 1578642426


Fine; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 96 pages, bound in glossy pictorial cover. Dozens of rose photos in color. Some black & white photos. History of Elizabeth Park and its famed Rose Garden in West Hartford, Connecticut. Crisp, clean and unmarked. View more info

Image for Registry of Revolutionary Soldiers and Patriots Buried in Litchfield County

Registry of Revolutionary Soldiers and Patriots Buried in Litchfield County

By: Cropsey, Joyce Mackenzie

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Phoenix: 1976

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 28990

ISBN: 0914016326


Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; SIGNED by the author on front endpaper. 156 pages. Pristine book in bright, clean jacket with three shallow closed tears. Jacket corner-clipped.; Signed by Author View more info

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Connecticut's Old Timbered Crossings

By: De Vito, Michael C.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: DeVito Enterprises: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 26045


Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; SIGNED by author on dedication page. Limited edition -- No. 1027 of 1500 copies printed. 71 pages, bound in navy blue cloth. Erratum slip laid-in. Fold-out map with locations of 125 timbered bridges in Connecticut. Index of bridges by county and town. Bright clean cover, sharp corners; modest wear at spine ends. Interior clean; light yellowing on edges of pages. Jacket with light rubbing top edg... View more info

Image for The Great Flood of 1936; A Pictorial Review of Flood Conditions in Hartford and East Hartford, Connecticut.

The Great Flood of 1936; A Pictorial Review of Flood Conditions in Hartford and East Hartford, Connecticut.

By: Dechert, Burton Deford. Jr.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Burton Deford Dechert: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27143


Very Good+; Hardcover; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; Over 50 black & white photographs of the streets of Hartford and East Hartford Connecticut under water during the flooding of the Connecticut River in 1936. Bound in full blue cloth with gilt lettering. Bright clean cover, just a hint of sunning on spine. Modest edge wear. Tight binding. Short tear on edge of front endpaper. Interior crisp and bright; free of names or markings. Packaged with care and shipped in ... View more info

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Historical Catalogue of the Members of the First Church of Christ in New Haven, Connecticut (Center Church), A.D. 1639-1914

By: Dexter, Franklin Bowditch

Price: $52.20

Publisher: Privately Issued: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27847


Very Good+; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 469 pages, bound in blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Catlogue of 4,902 members, from 1639-1914, with index. Clean, tight cover, sharp corners. Front hinge a bit stretched. Front endpapers tanned (offset from old newspaper clippings); pages clean, unmarked, mildly age-toned. The church was formed in 1639 with seven 'pillars', most of whom migrated to other areas in the next decades: Theophilus Eaton, John Daven... View more info