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Beauty in the City: The Ashcan School

By Slayton, Robert

Albany, NY: Excelsior Editions. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2017. First Printing. Hardcover. 9781438466415 . Gray cloth with silver titles on spine. xiv, 195 pp. Index, bibliography, notes. Many illustrations in color and black and white. A history, rather than an art history, examining the role of the Ashcan School of artists in depicting New York City's working class, tenements, immigrants, factories, and street scenes as subjects of great art in and of themselves, rather than depicting the wealthier classes or viewing these subjects as causes for progressive reforms. .

$15.00

A Wonderland of the East:  Comprising the Lake and Mountain Region of New  England and Eastern New York
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A Wonderland of the East: Comprising the Lake and Mountain Region of New England and Eastern New York

By Kitchin, William Copeman

Boston: The Page Company. Fair with no dust jacket; Hinges cracked, one plate loose, boards rubbed.. 1920. First Edition. Hardcover. Decorative brown cloth binding. Top edges gilt. Illlustrated endpapers. Many plates, including 6 in color, maps, photos. A driving tour of New England and upstate New York. ; See America First; 331 pages .

$30.00

The Hudson Mohawk Gateway:  An Illustrated History
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The Hudson Mohawk Gateway: An Illustrated History

By Phelan, Thomas

Northridge, CA: Windsor Publications, Inc.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Address sticker on front free . endpaper, some light page toning.. 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. 0897811186 . Cream cloth. Illustrated endpapers, black and white and color photos, bibliography, and index. History of the five Gateway communities - Troy, Cohoes, Waterford, Green Island, and Watervliet and their architectural, governmental, cultural, and educational heritage, as well as a look at the region present and future possibilities. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 192 pages .

$12.00

The Mill on the Roeliff Jansen Kill:  350 Years of American Industrial  History
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The Mill on the Roeliff Jansen Kill: 350 Years of American Industrial History

By Faber, Harold (editor)

Hensonville, NY: Black Dome Press Corp. for the Roeliff Jansen Historical Society. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 1993. First Edition. Softcover. 0962852392 . Many black and white photos, maps. Index. ; 142 pages .

$10.00

Greene County, New York:  A Short History
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Greene County, New York: A Short History

By Smith, Mabel Parker

Greene County Board of Supervisors. Very Good; Covers lightly rubbed and soiled, musty.. 1968. Revised Edition. Softcover. Photo illustrated stapled wraps. Many photos, illustrations, and maps. Sources. ; 22 pages .

$13.00

History of Greene County, New York With Biographical Sketches of its  Prominent Men
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History of Greene County, New York With Biographical Sketches of its Prominent Men

Cornwallville, NY: Hope Farm Press. Good with no dust jacket; Large white paint stain on front boards.. 1969. Reprint. Hardcover. Red cloth binding. Facsimile reprint of 1884 J. B Beers & Co. History of Greene County, its municpalities, and biographies of prominent Greene County men. Many engravings. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$50.00

History of the Fort William Henry Hotel
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History of the Fort William Henry Hotel

By Gates, William Preston

Self Published. Very Good; Curled at fore-edges.. 2004. First Printing. Softcover. 0967239761 . Signed by the author on the title page. Many photos and illustrations. ; 96 pages; Signed by Author .

$12.00

Greene County, New York:  A Short History
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Greene County, New York: A Short History

By Smith, Mabel Parker

Greene County Board of Supervisors. Very Good; Covers lightly rubbed and soiled.. 1964. Second Edition. Softcover. Photo illustrated stapled wraps. Many photos, illustrations, and maps. Sources. ; 18 pages .

$10.00

History of the Sagamore Hotel
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History of the Sagamore Hotel

By Gates, William Preston

Self Published. Very Good. 2001. First Printing. Softcover. 0967239729 . Signed by the author on the title page. Many photos and illustrations. ; 124 pages; Signed by Author .

$12.00

Smokefires in Schoharie
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Smokefires in Schoharie

By Shafer, Don Cameron

NY: Longmans, Green & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, bookplate on front pastedown . endpaper.. 1938. First Edition. Hardcover. Historical fiction set in upstate New York Schoharie County in the 18th century. Blue cloth binding. Browned newspaper clipping about the author and the book taped to half-title. ; 357 pages .

$30.00

When Our Town Was Young:  Stories of North Salem\'s Yesterday Collected and  Written by Boys and Girls of Today
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When Our Town Was Young: Stories of North Salem's Yesterday Collected and Written by Boys and Girls of Today

By Eichner, Frances (editor) ; Tibbets, Helen Ferris (editor)

North Salem, NY: Town of North Salem Board of Education. Very Good with no dust jacket; Edges rubbed, spine faded, address label on . front pastedown endpaper.. 1945. Second Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth. xxi, 170 pages. Map endpapers, black and white photos. Historical scenes and sites within the Westchester County, New York town explained and defined with accompanying photos of the area. .

$15.00

Recreational Chart 14786: New York State Barge Canal System
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Recreational Chart 14786: New York State Barge Canal System

Silver Spring, MD: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Very Good. 1998. Twelfth Edition. Softcover. Spiral-bound paperback with heavy red plastic covers. Tables, maps, and charts. Complete nautical and navigational information on the New York State Barge Canal system including depths, landmarks, buoy placements, distances, and mileage. A beautiful copy, appears unused. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; 75 pages .

$35.00

Fifth Avenue Old and New, 1824-1924
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Fifth Avenue Old and New, 1824-1924

By Brown, Henry Collins

NY: The Fifth Avenue Association. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, usual library stamps and markings.. 1924. First Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth boards with pictorial map pasted to front cover. 126 pp of text, followed by 66 pages of vintage advertisements. An historic look at New York City's fashionable Fifth Avenue. Many maps, illustrations and photos. ; Ex-Library; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 192 pages .

$20.00

Clarissa Putman of Tribes Hill
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Clarissa Putman of Tribes Hill

By Vrooman, John J.

Johnstown, NY: The Baronet Litho Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed, owner name on . half-title.. 1950. First Printing. Hardcover. Red cloth binding. Illustrated endpapers. "A romantic history of Sir William Johnson, his family and Mohawk Valley neighbors through the flaming years 1767-1780." Signed and numbered by the author on the copyright page. One of 1000 copies. Bibliographical references. Historical fiction. ; 423 pages; Signed by Author .

$40.00

Social New York under the Georges 1714-1776
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Social New York under the Georges 1714-1776

By Singleton, Esther

NY: D. Appleton & Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed. Jacket chipped, closed . tears, toned at spine with a small piece missing from the top of the spine . which does not affect any lettering.. 1902. Hardcover. Decorative blue cloth binding, gilt top edge, deckled fore-edge and bottom edge. Xix, 407 pages. Black and white photos and illustrations, index. A beautiful copy in the scarce jacket of this examination of the life of luxury led by the wealthy citizens of New York. Their homes are lavishly described as are the contents of their various rooms, the delicacies with which their tables were supplied, their gardens, the music they sang, and the assemblies at which they gathered. .

$50.00

Lumberjack Sky Pilot
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Lumberjack Sky Pilot

By Reid, Frank A.

Lakemont, NY: North Country Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket toned.. 1976. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth. ix, 221 pages. Endpaper map, maps, black and white photos, and acknowledgements. The story of six sky pilots and their life in and around the lumber camps of Northern New England, the Adirondack Mountains, and Minnesota. .

$15.00

The Sticks:  A Profile of Essex County, New York
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The Sticks: A Profile of Essex County, New York

By Bernstein, Burton

NY: Dodd, Mead & Company. Good in Fair dust jacket; Jacket worn, price-clipped and waterstained, . waterstains to top corners of text block.. 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. 0396065287 . 175 pages .

$13.00

Six Decades At Yaddo
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Six Decades At Yaddo

By Cheever, John; Cowley, Malcolm; Clark, Eleanor; Kazin, Alfred; Calisher, Hortense; Godwin, Gail

Saratoga Springs, NY: Yaddo. Very Good; Wraps lightly sunned, rear covers soiled.. 1986. Softcover. Mauve printed softcover. A collection of memoirs by the artists above about the time they spent at the Saratoga Springs artist colony. Photos. Published to commemorate the sixtieth anniversary of Yaddo. ; 51 pages .

$15.00

Rushton and His Times in American Canoeing
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Rushton and His Times in American Canoeing

By Manley, Atwood; Jamieson, Paul F.

Syracuse, NY: Adirondack Museum/Syracuse University Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Bottom edges rubbed, newspaper clipping . taped to foreword page. Jacket worn and chipped with several tape repairs.. 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. 0815600607 . xiii, 203 pages. Black and white photos and illustrations, appendixes, and index. Biography of the famous boat builder and businessman complete with catalog descriptions of his construction methods and drawings and specifications of seven of his canoes. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall .

$25.00

The Daily Eagle\'s Illustrated History of Mt. Vernon:  Embracing a  Descriptive History of its Local Government, Religious, Social and  Commercial Institutions, with Biographical Sketches
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The Daily Eagle's Illustrated History of Mt. Vernon: Embracing a Descriptive History of its Local Government, Religious, Social and Commercial Institutions, with Biographical Sketches

By Beach, George O. ; Wood, Joseph S.

NY: F. T. Smiley & Co.. Good with no dust jacket; Shaken, one plate loose.. 1903. First Edition. Hardcover. Black elaborately blindstamped chamfered boards with gilt garland and titling on front boards. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Many photographs. Measures 13 x 9.5 inches. Index. A profusely illustrated history of the city of Mount Vernon, located in metropolitan NYC just above the Bronx/Westchester County line. Descriptions of local worthies, settlement, industries, architectural landmarks, etc. No other copies offered for sale in the trade at present. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 124 pages .

$60.00

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