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The Birth of New England

By Widger, Thurlow Stanley

Framingham, MA: Privately Printed The Story of Its Descendents and Settlement. Enlaraged Edition, illustrated. CR 1962, 3rd printing. 102 pages with museums and shrines listed and 17th Century Structures. Slight soil, white with blue covers, good+ Approximately 20 pages.. PAPER BOOK.

$10.00

Mad and Magnificent Yankees

By Silitch, Clarissa M. (edited by)

New Hampshire: Yankee Books A New England Portrait Gallery, Title page CR 1973, 319 pages, black and white photos and illustrations. Stories about New England characters, including Prudence Crandall of Connecticut, James Fiske of Vermont, Mildred Jewett, Tom Thumb, Fanny Farmer, etc. Dust jacket and book very good, it is price clipped. True stories about new England geniuses, eccentrics, odd-balls and characters of unusual accomplishments.. Stated first Edition. Hard Cover.

$16.00

The Sabbath in Puritan New England
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The Sabbath in Puritan New England

By Earle, Alice Morse

Williamstown, MA: Corner House Publishers Dust jacket with mylar over black covers, all very good condition. Inscription front endpapers "Presented in grateful appreciation to Richard Amacher adviser, teacher, frind - Jerry Wilson November, 1972". 1969 title date, CR 1969, this is a reprint of the original from 1891. 335 pages with index. No illustrations. One of the most accurate and thoroughly engrossing account of church customs in America during the 17th century. Virrtually very facet of religious customs, traditions, and rituals is described. The Church Militant, Old Fashion Pews, The Noon-House, New England Meeting House, The Interruption of the Services, Puritan Pulpit, etc.. Reprint of Original 1891 Edition.. Hard Cover.

$24.00

Fancy This - A New England Sketchbook

By Frost, Jack

Published by Waverly House, CR 1938, this is the 2nd printing, approx. 50 pages. Dust jacket is bad, covers and content good+. Intro. by John P Marquand. Illustrations and text unearth pertinent info and make the subjects unique and worthy of attention. A sketch book. New England.. Hard Cover.

$15.00

Covered Bridges of the Northeast

By Allen, Richard Sanders

Brattleboro, Vermont: Published by Stephen Greene, Brattleboro, CR 1957, CR 1957, 1st edition, 121 pages w/index. Dust jacket tears o/w all else good+. Complete story of covered bridges in words and pictures. Connecticut, New England, covered bridges, wooden bridges.. Hard Cover.

$30.00

The Counselors

By Steers, Don

Published by Expo Press CR 1968, stated 1st edition, 142 pages with index. Dust jacket and book very good. B&W illustratons. Courts and Crimes of Colonial New York. An informative fast-paced narrative covering an early era of New Yor k History. New York, law, New England.. Hard Cover.

$10.00

New England Saints

By Warren, Austin

Michigan: Published by Univ. of Michigan, CR 1956 with 192 pages. No dust jacket, all good+. Two strains of New England characters, Yankee traders and Yankee saints, this is devoted to saints. New England, Yankees.. Hard Cover.

$25.00

Seeing The Eastern States

By Faris, John T

Published by Lippincott, CR 1922, 1st edition with 244 pages w/index. No dust jacket, covers illustrated w/lighthouse picture, x-library with stamps and numbers, pocket torn out in back. Illustrated spine, covers show wear, corners bumped. Frontis color and 91 doubletone illustrations. New England, travel.. Hard Cover.

$20.00

Salts of the Sound

By McAdam, Roger Williams

Brattleboro, Vermont: Publshed by Stephen Day, CR 1939 with 247 pages w/index. B&W photos, all very good. Chronicling glorious chapter in American marine history of "Sound Lines". Steamboats, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New England.. Hard Cover.

$40.00

Handicrafts of New England

By Eaton, Allen H

Published by Bonanza, CR 1949. Reprint with 374 pages with index. Dust jacket has tears, remainder mark on end of bottom pages o/w good. B&W photos. Divided into 4 sections: Background of NE crafts, NE Today, Significant influences, and values of NE crafts. New England, crafts, handicrafts.. Hard Cover.

$24.00

Clad in Doublet and Hose
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Clad in Doublet and Hose

By Champion, May Kelsey

Published by Bingham Press, CR 1835 wutg 181 pages. Group of stories published previously in other books,magazines, of Colonial Times. All very good. Connecticut, New England, Colonial times.. Hard Cover.

$20.00

Travels in New England

By Wheelwright, Thea

Published by Barre Publ., CR 1972, 1st edition, 160 pages with index. Dust jacket and book very good. Volume 1 - Based on Timothy Dwight's Travels in New England and New York. Photos by Katherine Knowles. New England, New York, Travel.. Hard Cover.

$22.00

A New England Sampler

By Early, Eleanor

Published by Waverly House, CR 1940, 1st edition, 372 pages. Dust jacket is bad, covers and content good. B&W sketches. Covers New England from Anne Hutchinson to Cal Coolidge from Witches to Ward Eights, from New Bedford Whalers to Newport snobs. I believe that covers everything. New England, whaling, Newport, Rhode Island.. Hard Cover.

$12.00

Walking Tours of New England

By Winchester, Kenneth and Dunbar, David

New York: Dolphin Books, Doubleday Title date 1980, CR 1980, stated first edition. X-Library with stamps, numbers and pocket in back. Gray covers with white lettering on spine. All good+. Apparently the library pasted the front and back cover of the dust jacket into the front and back endpapers of the book - they did a very good job. 447 pages with index, black and white pictures, maps, library sticker on spine is half removed. A footloose guide to Historic Mansions and Museums, Village Ghosts and Greens, and Yankee Dreamers and Doers. A new kind of travel guide that introduces natives and newcomers to the scenic wonders, historic sites, and special places of New England.. Stated first Edition. Hard Cover.

$15.00

Beginings of New England

By Fiske, John

Boston: Published by Houghton Mifflin CR 1897, 1889, 296 pages with index. This is 16th thousand. Red covers, slight wear o/w good+. Fold-out map of "Epitomized Map of New England in 17th Century" in color. Puritan theocracy in its relation to civ il and religious liberty. New England, History, Americana, religion, Puritans.. Hard Cover.

$15.00

New England Colonial Life

By Lawrence, Robert Means, M.D

Published by Cosmos Press, Title date 1927, Cambridge, CR 1927, 1st edition, 276 pages with index. Red covers, all good+. Frontis only. Covers Pioneer Life, Indians, Animals, travel, Old Boston, Railways. New England, Colonial life, Americana, history.. Hard Cover.

$25.00

France and New England

By Forbes, Allan and Cadman, Paul

Story of Lafayette's visits to Boston and New England and his life in France. Published by State Street Trust co., CR 1925, 189 pages. PAPER covers, volume 1 only. Black and white illustrations. Spine loose, small piece missing on back cover. Also covers the landing of Rochambeau in Newport, R.I. New England, Rhode Island, Rochambeau, Lafayette, France.. Slipcase & Dust Jackets, HC.

$18.00

Highways and By-Ways of New England

By Johnson, Clifton (written & Illustrated by)

New York: Published by Macmillan, CR 1915, 1st edition, 299 pages with 3 pages ads. Covers dark, slight wear o/w good+. Covers all New England States. Travel, New England.. Hard Cover.

$30.00

Travels in New England

By Wheelwright, Thea. (Text by)

Barre, Massachusetts: Barre Publishing Photos by Katharine Knowles. This is based on Timothy Dwight's "Travels in New England and New York.". Mylar over dust jacket, all very good condition. Volume 1 was originally published by Barre Publishing in 1972. Volume 2 was never published. This is the first edition of the 2 volumes combined, CR 1977. 315 pages with index of photos and index. Remainder mark on bottom edge of pages. Timothy Dwight was President of Yale in 1795-1817. He traveled everywhere in New England. This is a photographic journey of his travels. Volume 1 - Maine to New Haven to Berwick. Volume 2 - traces 1803-1815, near mouth of Connecticut River northward to its source, overland to Vermont, Main and New Hampshire.. First Edition. Hard Cover.

$30.00

West of Boston

By Daugherty, James

New York: Published by Viking, CR 1956 with 95 pages. Dust jacket has tears, price clipped, o/w all good+. Yankee Rhymes and Doggerel. New England, Yankees, Boston, Massachusetts.. Hard Cover.

$15.00

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