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Image for Capsule Histories of Some Local Islands and Light Houses in the Eastern Part of L.I. Sound

Capsule Histories of Some Local Islands and Light Houses in the Eastern Part of L.I. Sound

By: Rathbun, Benjamin F.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: 1998

Edition: Reprint; Eighth Printing

Seller ID: 31167


Very Good; Plastic Comb; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 74 pp, plastic comb binding; several black & white photos. Clean & unmarked. Minor speckles at top of cover. Faint corner crease on back cover. Capsule histories of Fishers, Gardiners, Plum, Great Gull, Block, North Dumpling, Enders, Masons, and Ram Islands; The Ruins; Race Point, Montauk, Montauk Point, Latimer's Reef, Watch Hill, Little Gull, Block Island North, Orient Point, Pequot, and Noank Light Houses; Watch ... View more info

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A New Order of Things How the Textile Industry Transformed New England

By: Rivard, Paul E.

Price: $43.20

Publisher: UPNE: 2002

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 27424

ISBN: 1584652837


Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Crisp, tight, unmarked. In fine crisp jacket. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

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Covered Bridges in the Saco River Valley in Maine and New Hampshire

By: Robertson, Edwin B.; Robinson, Doris K.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Robertson Books: 1993

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 26659


Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 88 pages, stapled wraps. Photographs, sketches, maps of 9 covered bridges in the Saco River Valley. View more info

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Cemeteries in South Kingstown, Rhode Island

By: Roebuck, Kenneth

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Pettaquamscutt Historical Society: 1979

Seller ID: 24387


Fine; Softcover; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; Approximately 70 pages, bound in card covers, stapled binding. Identification of markers, names of deceased, location of marker, small sketch to detain position of marker. Pristine map stapled inside back cover. View more info

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Olde Long Meddowe / Olde Long Meddowe on the Hill

By: Rogeness, Mary; Gelinas, Michael; Swanson, Mabel; Et. Al.

Price: $19.80

Publisher: Longmeadow Historical Society: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16876


Near Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 2 pamphlets, each bound in stapled wraps. Olde Long Meddowe, 1981, 28 pages. Olde Long Meddowe on the Hill, 1982, 32 pages. Black & white photographs, map of land grants. First book has mild rubbing at head of spine. Both books otherwise crisp & unmarked. Brief histories of Longmeadow, Massachusetts. ; View more info

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Quaboag Plantation alias Brookefeild; A Seventeenth Century Massachusetts Town

By: Roy, Louis E.; Frank D. Young, (ill.)

Price: $43.20

Publisher: Louis E. Roy: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30632


Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Published by the author and printed by the Heffernan Press. Illustrated with black & white photos, map, drawings. 308 pp.,Bound in mustard colored cloth. Bright clean cover, firm binding, sharp corners. Hint of foing on edges of tet block. Page crisp, unmarked. In bright jacket, 1" closed tear near base of spine (neatly mended with tape on underside.). Drama of 12 pioneering families in... View more info

Image for The Story of Captain Redford Webster Sargent (1844-1901) Son of Amos and Julia Hanscom Sargent.

The Story of Captain Redford Webster Sargent (1844-1901) Son of Amos and Julia Hanscom Sargent.

By: Sargent, Cecilia Vennard.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Camden Herald: 1971

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6877


Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Camden, ME; 97 p in card wraps.3 genealogy fold-outs. SIGNED by author on dedication page. Light edgewear; corner crease back cover, foxing (brown speckles) on front. Publisher's statement taped to bottom of front cover. Previous owner's name half-title page. Interior clean, tight. History of the Sargent family of Kittery Maine; Captain Redford Sargent's adventures aboard sailing vessels & steamships. ; ; Signed by Author View more info

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History of the Wesleyan Academy, at Wilbraham, Mass. 1817-1890.

By: Sherman, David, Reverend

Price: $76.50

Publisher: McDonald & Gill: 1893

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30789


Very Good+; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Boston; 500 pp. bound in lovely decorated brown cloth; black & gilt stamping. Over 75 black & white photos, inc. 2 frontis; mostly portaits of students, teachers, founders and trustees; 8 photos of school buildings. Clean cover, bright intact gilt; firmly bound, sharp corners. Minor damp mark at corner & rear board. Moderate wear spine ends, bottom edges. One frontis illustration -Rich Hall - appears to have been cut out ... View more info

Image for The Boy Captive of Canada (Old Deerfield Series)

The Boy Captive of Canada (Old Deerfield Series)

By: Smith, Mary P.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 30732

ISBN: 0961287667


Fine in Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 352 pp. bound in green cloth; illustrated frontis.Second book in the Old Deerfield Series FINE book in Good jacket (a number of shallow chips, light soil). Protected in new mylar sleeve. ; 233 p. View more info

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Historic Buildings of South County

By: Society, Pettaquamscutt Historical

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Pettaquamscutt Historical Society & RI Bicentennial Commiss.: 1976

Seller ID: 28179


Near Fine; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 65 pages, cound in brown printed wraps. 16 full page black & white sketches and descriptions of historic residences or buildings of South County Rhode Island. Including: Cocumscussoc, St. Paul's Church, Douglas House (N. Kingston), Hannah Robinson House, Hagadorn House, John Douglas House (Kingston), Jo Reynolds Tavern, Helm House, Old Court House, Kingston Inn, John Potter House, Whaley House, Babcock House, Willow Dell... View more info

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Northwoods Tales and Unusual Recipes

By: Soule, Harris W.; Margo Holden (sketches)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Essex Publishing Co.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29559


Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 147 pp. in green cloth. Photographs and black & hite sketches. About Fine book, crisp, clean, tight. In jacket with light to moderate rubbing on edges; two shallow tears. View more info

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History of West Lovell [Maine]

By: Stone, Catherine Ingram, editor.

Price: $46.80

Publisher: Lovell Historical Society: 2012

Seller ID: 30601

ISBN: 0578113481


Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; SIGNED by editor Catherine Ingram Stone. 379 pp., bound in beige cloth; illustrated with black & white photos. Clean cover, tightly bound. Crisp, clean pages. Jacket lightly rubbed on edges, one short tear. Brief history, biographical sketches of important persons; excerpts from West Lovell Town Columns, etc. ; Signed by Editor View more info

Image for Town on Sandy Bay  A History of Rockport Massachusetts

Town on Sandy Bay A History of Rockport Massachusetts

By: Swan, Marshall W.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Phoenix Publishing: 1980

Seller ID: 30666

ISBN: 0914016725


Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 449 pp. bound in blue and white cloth-backed cover; illustrated with black & white photos. Bright, clean, tight book. Moderate wear at base of spine. Crisp pages. Gift notation on half-title page. View more info

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The Land of St. Castin

By: Sylvester, Herbert Milton

Price: $27.00

Publisher: W.B. Clarke Co.: 1909

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 25287


Good with no dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 380 pages bound in burgundy cloth; top edge gilt. Fifth and final volume of Maine Pioneer Settlements. Limited edition of 1000 copie, this copy not numbered. Nicely illustrated with line drawings. A Good only book due to scuffed and stained cover; small gouge in edge of front board; paper title label chipped. Firmly bound. Endpapers show light foxing; interior pages clean, bright, free of foxing. Pac... View more info

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Autumn Across America

By: Teale, Edwin Way

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company: 1966

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 28559


Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 386 pages, bound in dark red cloth; gilt-stamped lettering & design; maps on endpapers. Bright clean cover, firmly bound. Modest wear to head of spine. A few spots on edges of text block. Interior crisp, clean, unmarked. In jacket with shallow chipping to spine ends; light rubbing top edge; Price intact on flap. View more info