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Manhattan Manners

by PUTNAM, Wallace B.

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Published
1935
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Good
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New York: [The Author], 1935. Softcover. Good. First edition. Small quarto. Unpaged. Illustrated. Spiral bound printed card wrappers. Text in facsimile of the hand of the author. Toning and modest wear on the wrappers, near very good. Inscribed by the author: "Doris from Wally. W.B. Putnam.
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New York: Printed for the Author, 1846. Hardcover. Good. First edition. 12mo. 319pp. Contemporary calf. Splitting at the joints, long tear on front fly, a good only copy. One the front fly is an owner's inscription: "Caleb Burrell's Book 1846 presented by John Bangs him self to Caleb Burrell at Wesyhill Schoolhouse at a Childrens me[e]ting."
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Patroon Van Volkenberg: A Tale of Old Manhattan in the Year Sixteen Hundred and Ninety-Nine

by STEPHENSON, Henry Thew

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Published
1900
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Very Good
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Chicago: Jamieson-Higgins Co, 1900. Hardcover. Very Good. Third edition. Illustrated with color plates by C.M. Relyea. Publisher's blue decorative cloth blind-stamped on front board, gilt-stamped spine. Gutter cracked, small star stamped on front pastedown, light dampstain on top page fine edges, cloth soiled, extremities worn and nicked, a good only copy lacking the scarce dustwrapper. Scarce, *OCLC* locates… Read more
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Half a Man:The Status of the Negro in New York

by OVINGTON, Mary White

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Published
1969
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Fine
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New York: Hill and Wang, 1969. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. New edition (originally published in 1911). Foreword by Franz Boas. Fine in lightly rubbed near fine dustwrapper with a small nick on the rear panel. Sociological study by a white woman who was one of the founders of the NAACP.
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The Story-Telling Hour

by BAILEY, Carolyn S.

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Published
1934
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Fine
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New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1934. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. First edition. Edited by Carolyn S. Bailey for The New York Story League. Fine in attractive about very good dustwrapper with a chip at the top of the front panel and a long but near invisible tear.
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Manhattan, When I Was Young

by CANTWELL, Mary

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Published
1995
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Fine
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9780395744413
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1995. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper. A memoir.
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New York: American Book Company, 1934. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. 12mo. 456pp. Penciled ownership signature of educator and poet Daniel Hoffman on the front fly with his pencil markings on a few pages, corners bumped, spine sunned, very good.
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The Village Square

by WILCOCK, John

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Published
1961
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Fine
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New York: Lyle Stuart, 1961. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Introduction by Bill Manville. Octavo. 192pp. Pages age-toned else fine in near fine dustwrapper with a little rubbing and some tiny tears. Titled after the British-born author's column in *The Village Voice*.
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The Man from New York: John Quinn and His Friends

by REID, B.L.

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Published
1968
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Near Fine
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1968. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition. 708pp. Illustrated. Corners lightly bumped, else fine in a very good dustwrapper with large tear and chip on spine head. Advance Review Copy with publisher's slip laid in. Winner of the 1969 Pulitzer Prize.
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Dining in New York

by JAMES, Rian

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Published
1931
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Good
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£296.64

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New York: John Day Company, 1931. Hardcover. Good. First edition. Small octavo. 266pp. Blue cloth with applied printed paper labels. Gastronomical map of Manhattan on the endpapers. Spine label chipped and faded, thus good or better, lacking the dustwrapper. Lighthearted and clever guide to 125 of New York's best restaurants.
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Brownstone Fronts and Saratoga Trunks

by BROWN, Henry Collins

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Published
1935
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Near Fine
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New York: E. P. Dutton, 1935. Hardcover. Near Fine. Second printing. xiv, 412pp. Illustrated in black and white. Gold lettered and decoratively embossed brown cloth. Superficial cracks in rear hinge, but binding sound, spine sunned, about near fine lacking the dustwrapper. Author's second book on old New York.
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Up to the Present: The Story of Fordham

by GANNON, Robert I.

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Published
1967
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Near Fine
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Garden City, New York: Doubleday, 1967. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. 332pp. Black and white photographic plates. Boards lightly worn, near fine lacking the dustwrapper. Inscribed by the author in the year of publication. Father Gannon is considered the first modern president of Fordham, and he rebuilt the university while acting as president for thirteen years, from 1936… Read more
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Cape May: Images of a Seaside Resort

by BIGGS, Michael

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Published
1991
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Near Fine
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9780898026146
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Wilmington, Delaware: Jared Company, 1991. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Oblong folio. 134pp. A little rubbed at the base of the spine else fine in just about fine dustwrapper with one tiny spot on the front panel.
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In the City and in the Field. The History of Christ Church Bay Ridge Brooklyn, New York 1853-1953

by HUNTLEY, Sarah Mary Wilson

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Published
1953
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Very Good
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania: Rudisill & Company, Inc, 1953. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Tall octavo. 277pp., illustrated. Blue cloth gilt. Some light spotting on the boards, corner of front fly clipped, very good or a little better.
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Fraternally Yours

by RHAU, Henry von

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Published
1940
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Near Fine
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1940. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition. Fine in very good dustwrapper with a few small nicks and tears.
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Third Avenue, New York

by McNULTY, John

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Published
1946
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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1946. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition. Slightly cocked else near fine in near very good dustwrapper with several small tears and age-toning. Classic stories of New York, similar to those of Joseph Mitchell, employing humor, compassion and sympathy for the denizens of the big city.
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Sacred Lips of the Bronx

by SADOWNICK, Douglas

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Published
1995
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780312131654
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1995. Softcover. Near Fine. First paperback edition. Fine in pictorial wrappers. Author's first novel. Stonewall Inn Editions.
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A New York Life: Of Friends and Others

by GILL, Brendan

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Published
1990
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Very Good
ISBN
9780671695231
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New York: Poseidon, 1990. Softcover. Very Good. First edition. Trade paperback. Remainder mark, spine and edges sunned, a very good copy.
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Portrait of New York

by RIESENBERG, Felix and Alexander Alland

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Published
1939
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Fine
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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1939. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. First printing. Quarto. Illustrated from photographs. Corners slightly bumped else fine in very good or better dustwrapper with usual clipping to the corners (but with the price present - frequent with Macmillan books - they would often print the jacket with four prices and would then clip away the… Read more
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The New England Society Orations: Addresses Sermons and Poems Delivered Before the New England Society in the City of New York, 1820-1885: In Two Volumes

by BRAINERD, Cephas and Eveline Warner Brainerd, collected and edited by

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Published
1901
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New York: Century Co, 1901. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Two volume set, 466pp., 418pp. Decorative green ribbed cloth stamped and ruled in gilt, top edges gilt. Gutters starting to crack, modest edgewear, near fine.
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