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Transactions of the American Institute of the City of New-York, for the Year 1852

Albany [NY]: Charles Van Benthuysen. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, soiled, and rounded, 1854 gift . inscription on front free endpaper, scattered foxing, some pressed leaves . laid in.. 1853. Hardcover. Original dark brown blindstamped cloth with gilt titles and wheat sheaf design stamped on spine. Index. Many engravings of various machines, inventions, and livestock. Eleventh annual report to the State Legislature about the Institute’s various agricultural and machinery exhibitions and shows. Includes five-page chapter about Mr. L. Alexander’s submarine vessel (engraving) , illustrations of Cochran’s quartz-crushing machine, account book printers, the Throstle spinning frame, dove-tailing machine, soda bottling machine, D. Dick’s anti-friction cheese press, counting house calendar clock, Gwynne’s centrifugal balance pump, Hubbard’s carriage gearing, parlor grate, and Copley’s globe. ; 512 pages .

$40.00

Stephentown Historical Society's Bicentennial Album

Stephentown, NY: Stephentown Historical Society. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled, owner name inked out on title page,.. 1984. Softcover. Printed stapled card cover. Many photos, maps, and other illustrations. Published on the occasion of the Rensselaer County town's bicentennial (1784-1984) . ; 64 pages .

$17.00

Chronicles of Saratoga

By McGregor, Jean

Saratoga Springs, NY: Bradshaw Printing Company. Very Good; Covers sunned.. 1947. Softcover. Reprints of articles about Saratoga Springs history and lore previously published in The Saratogian. xix, 351pp. Many photo reproductions and other illustrations. Brown softcover binding.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$20.00

Epitaphs in the Only Stephentown on Earth

By McClave, Elizabeth W.

Stephentown Historical Society. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 1990. Softcover. Photos. A compilation of epitaphs from gravestones in Stephentown, Rensselaer County, New York. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 60 pages .

$25.00

Nicholas Stoner and the Sammons Boys: Or, a Tale of the Mohawk Valley

By Williams, Donald R.

Wells, NY: Adirondack Books. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1972. Hardcover. Gilt-decorated green boards. Signed by the author on the title page. Several pages of illustrations. A history of the Sammons family, American rebels during the Revolutionary War era, who lived and worked in New York's Mohawk Valley. ; 116 pages; Signed by Author .

$35.00

Possons\'s Guide to Lake, George, Lake Champlain and Adirondacks
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Possons's Guide to Lake, George, Lake Champlain and Adirondacks

By Possons, Charls H.

Glens Falls, NY: Charles H. Possons. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and bubbled, insect damage to spine, . front hinge cracked.. 1890. Eighth Edition. Hardcover. Purple cloth with titles in gilt on front boards and spine. Many engravings. Lacking the two folding maps. Signed by the author on the front flyleaf. Many ads at rear. ; Signed by Author .

$100.00

History of Madison County, State of New York

By Hammond, Mrs. L. M.

Syracuse, [NY]: Truair, Smith & Co.. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1872. First Edition. Hardcover. Rebound in brown cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. Errata page and five plates of illustrations. A history of Madison County, New York, which contains Oneida Lake and is situated between Syracuse and Utica. ; Ex-Library; 774 pages .

$200.00

The Hudson River Today and Yesterday
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The Hudson River Today and Yesterday

By Abbott, Arthur P.

NY: Historian Publishing Company. Good with no dust jacket; Usual library stamps and markings, boards rubbed.. 1915. Hardcover. Many black and white photos. Lacks folding map at rear. Blue decorative cloth. ; Ex-Library; 86 pages .

$12.00

The Fort in the Wilderness
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The Fort in the Wilderness

By Strobeck, Katherine M.

Sylvan Beach, NY: North Country Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed and soiled.. 1978. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0932052150 . A young adult's history of Fort Oriskany in New York State, which played an important role in the American Revolutionary War. Many black and white illustrations. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 84 pages; Signed by Author .

$25.00

Saratogha Education
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Saratogha Education

By Brown, Clayton H.

Saratoga Springs, NY: Self Published. Good with no dust jacket; Covers bubbled, especially on rear boards.. 1978. Presumed First Edition. Hardcover. "This review of the development of a sound public school educational system in New York State, with special attention on Saratoga County, serves to show how social and economic progress of a people parallels the emphasis and attention given Signed by the author on the title page. Illustrated endpapers. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 117 pages; Signed by Author .

$13.00

George S. Bolster\'s Saratoga
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George S. Bolster's Saratoga

By Carola, Chris; Mastrianni, Beverly; Noonan, Michael L.

The Donning Company for the Historical Society of Saratoga Springs. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. 0898658055 . Preface by Charles V. Wait. Profusely illustrated with historic photos from photographer George S. Bolster's collection. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 208 pages .

$15.00

Yaddo, Yesterday and Today
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Yaddo, Yesterday and Today

By Waite, Marjorie Peabody

Saratoga Springs, NY: Self Published. Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper, boards . rubbed.. 1933. Hardcover. Quarterbound brown cloth with decorated boards. History and anecdotes of the renowned Yaddo artists colony in Saratoga Springs. Printed by Argus Press of Albany, New York. Many illustrations. ; 91 pages .

$35.00

Round Lake:  Little Village in the Grove
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Round Lake: Little Village in the Grove

By Hesson, Mary; Rogowski, David J. ; Comfort, Marianne

Round Lake, NY: Round Lake Publications. Very Good. 1998. Softcover. Many historic photos. Bibliography. A history of the village of Round Lake, Saratoga County, New York. ; 105 pages .

$15.00

The High Peaks of Essex:   the Adirondack Mountains of Orson Schofield  Phelps
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The High Peaks of Essex: the Adirondack Mountains of Orson Schofield Phelps

By Healy, Bill

Fleischmanns, NY: Purple Mountain Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers worn and soiled, some finger soiling . to first several pages.. 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. 0935796282 . Signed by Healy on title page. Illustrations, bibliography. A biography of the Adirondack guide (1817-1905). Green cloth binding. Folded facsimile of 1873 Adirondacks map by Verplanck Colvin laid in. ; 114 pages; Signed by Author .

$40.00

The Story of the City of New York
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The Story of the City of New York

By Todd, Charles Burr

New York and London: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Good with no dust jacket; Shaken, splits at head of spine, hinges cracked, . front free endpaper detached.. 1888. First Edition. Hardcover. Red and green cloth binding. Numerous illustrations, including several foldout illustrations and two folding maps of New York City streets in 1763 and 1804. xvi, 478pp, [2]pp of publisher's ads. .

$30.00

Architecture Worth Saving:  Rensselaer County, New York
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Architecture Worth Saving: Rensselaer County, New York

By Foerster, Bernd

Troy: Rensselaer Polytechnic University. Very Good; Covers rubbed.. 1965. Softcover. Color photo illustrated softcover. Many black and white photos of architectural landmarks throughout. ; 207 pages .

$20.00

The History of Our Church, 1715-1955
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The History of Our Church, 1715-1955

Manorton, NY: St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church. Very Good; Wraps toned at margins.. 1955. Softcover. Printed stapled blue card wraps. Photos. Laid in is 250th church anniversary program. Church history from Manorton, New York, located in Columbia County. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 15 pages .

$35.00

Annual Report of the Canal Commissioners of the State of New York
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Annual Report of the Canal Commissioners of the State of New York

Albany, NY: The Argus Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, light foxing and soiling to . first and last several leaves, two plates have 2 inch tears, one plate has . one inch tear, some light wear to edges of plates.. 1870. Hardcover. Green blindstamped cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. Annual report to the New York State Legislature by the Board of Canal Commissioners discussing construction, maintenance, and improvements to the Erie Canal, Champlain Canal, Black River Canal and other waterways throughout New York State. Contains three large engraved folding plates of: Aqueduct Across Wood Creek at Fort Edward on the Champlain Canal, Plan of Bulkhead for North Branch Reservoir, and Otisco Lake Reservoir. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 174 pages .

$125.00

Adirondacks:  Views of an American Wilderness
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Adirondacks: Views of an American Wilderness

By Heilman Ii, Carl E.

NY: Rizzoli. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. 0847821692 . Introduction by Bill McKibben. Still in shrink wrap. Stunning color photographs by Heilman and commentary by McKibben of New York's Adirondack region. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 160 pages .

$50.00

Noah John Rondeau:  Adirondack Hermit
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Noah John Rondeau: Adirondack Hermit

By De Sormo, Maitland C.

Utica, NY: North Country Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket with two small closed tears.. 1983. Third Printing. Hardcover. 0932052371 . Green cloth. xvi, 203 pages. Black and white photos. Recollections of 60 years of the famed Adirondack resident, featuring journal entries, correspondence, and representative poetry together with a reproduction of a 1946 New York State Conservationist article on Rondeau by Clayt Seagears. .

$20.00

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