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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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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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Westport Connecticut; The Story of a New England Town's Rise to Prominence

By: Klein, Woody

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Greenwood Press: 2000

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30038

ISBN: 0313311269


Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; SIGNED by author Woody Klein & book designer Miggs Burroughs, brief personalized inscription. 382 pp, illustrated with black & white photos. Crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. In jacket with light shelf rubbing, no tears. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Westport Connecticut; The Story of a New England Town's Rise to Prominence

By: Klein, Woody

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Greenwood Press: 2000

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30912

ISBN: 0313311269


Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 382 pp, illustrated with black & white photos. Crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. In jacket with light shelf rubbing on back panel, no tears. ; Signed by Author 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

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Under Red Cedars

By: Lang, Mary Elizabeth

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Little Red Tree Publishing: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27442

ISBN: 097894464X


Very Good+; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; New London, CT; SIGNED by author Mary Elizabeth Lang . 135 pages, in wraps. Clean & bright, with light edge wear & light rubbing on rear cover. Interior crisp. Poems threaded with colonial & Native American history; re-creating the stories of Pequot, Narragansett and Mohegan women who intermarried with European settlers.; Signed by Author View more info

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History of Windham County, Conneticut, 1760-1880

By: Larned, Ellen D.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Swordsmith Productions: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 30425

ISBN: 1931013012


Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. View more info

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L'Emigrazione Floridiana ad Hartford

By: Latina, Guiseppe; Et. Al.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Auser Floridia: 2005

Seller ID: 18345


Very Good; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Ex-Library; 223 pages. Typical ex-library markings. Text in Italian. Minor edge-wear on cover. Interior clean. SIGNED by S. Latina. Compilation of biographies of contemporary Sicilian immigrants of Floridiani extraction to Hartford Connecticut with 62 short biographies. ; View more info

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Voices of Freedom Amistad Curriculum.

By: LEARN; Connecticut Historical Society; Amistad America

Price: $22.50

Publisher: LEARN: 2000

Seller ID: 29433


Near Fine; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Old Lyme, CT; 35 pp., wire spiral binding. Curriculum uses the events of the Amistad affair to teach American history, slavery, abolition, racism, black agency, concepts of liberty and justice. Includes elementary, middle school and high shool lesson plans. Mild wear on back cover. Pages crisp, clean, unmarked. View more info

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Primus 1967: University of Hartford Yearbook

By: Lessing, Chris; Jacobsen, Brien; Kantor, Nancy, Quackenbos, Nancy

Price: $36.00

Publisher: University of Hartford: 1967

Edition: -

Seller ID: 22959


Near Fine; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 224 pages, bound in tan cloth cover. Bright cover, firm binding, hint of wear at corner tips. 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 Near the Long Tidal River:  Readings in the Historical Geography of Central Connecticut

Near the Long Tidal River: Readings in the Historical Geography of Central Connecticut

By: Lewis, Thomas R.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: University Press of America: 1981

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22434

ISBN: 0819114650


Very Good; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 147 pages. Tiny corner crease on front; faint tanning on edges of cover. Interior clean, unmarked. Signed by author Ton Lewis with a personalized inscription. Various essays on history of Connecticut River Valley, especially Manchester Connecticut industries, including: Physical Environment; Origin and Expansion of Settlement 1630-1700; Overhang and Gambrel -- Comments on Pre-Nineteenth Century Valley House Types; Loom, Life and Land... View more info

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Hartford's Catholic Legacy: Leadership

By: Liptak, Dolores

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Archdiocese of Hartford: 1999

Seller ID: 26529


Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket; Hardcover; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 437 pages, bound in light gray cloth. Crisp, clean, tight; just a hint of rubbing at base of spine. Interior pristine. Jacket rubbed on edges; two tears at bottom of back panel. The rich history of the Archdiocese of Hartford is chronicled here, beginning with the leadership of Bishop William Tyler in 1844. Please see our listing for the companion volume by Joseph W. Duffy -- Hartford's C... View more info

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The Widow Down by the Brook

By: MacNeill, Mary

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Isis Large Print Books: 2000

Seller ID: 27433

ISBN: 0753157179


Near Fine; Hardcover; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 219 pages, glossy pictorial cover. Large Print edition. Firmly bound, clean & bright with a hint of use. Mary MacNeil's husband Mac wants to secure his wife's future after he is gone. This is her story, about leaving their home in East Hartford Connecticut and converting a dilapidated barn into a country house in Canton, and later, learning to thrive on her own. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

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Houses of Essex, Volume II

By: Malcarne, Donald

Price: $40.50

Publisher: Ivoryton Library Association: 2007

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27829

ISBN: 0975364715


Very Good+; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; SIGNED by author. 179 pages, bound in illustrated card cover. Almost 200 black & white photos, maps of villages. 176 historic houses of Essex, Ivoryton and Centerbrook photographed and given a well-researched historical context. Cright clean cover shows modest shelf rubbing; minor ding at head of spine. Interior crisp and clean. View more info