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The Coral Sea
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The Coral Sea

By Smith, Patti

NY: W. W. Norton and Company. Very Good; Covers lightly curled and scuffed.. 1997. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 0393316262 . Signed by Patti Smith on the half-title. A collection of Smith's linked prose and poems honoring her late friend, her adventure, and her unfettered joy, Robert Mapplethorpe. Illustrated with many of his photographs. ; 72 pages; Signed by Author .

$25.00

The Oneonta Roundhouse
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The Oneonta Roundhouse

By Loudon, Jim

Cooperstown, NY: Barton Butler Graphics. Very Good. 1993. First Edition. Softcover. 096411190x . Signed by author on the inside of the front cover. Black and white photos and drawings throughout. History of the Delaware and Hudson Oneonta Shops including the construction in 1906 of the largest roundhouse the world has ever known. A presentation of the Leatherstocking Railway Historical Society and the Leatherstocking Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society. ; 99 pages; Signed by Author .

$25.00

Four Songs of the Italian Earth
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Four Songs of the Italian Earth

By Sitwell, Sir Osbert

Pawlet, VT: The Banyan Press. Very Good; Wraps sunned, endpapers lightly foxed. 1948. Limited Edition. Softcover. One of 260 copies printed on "Italian papers", with orange textured wraps with paper label on front cover. Signed by the author on the rear flyleaf. ; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall; Signed by Author .

$30.00

The Story of the Fonda, Johnstown and Gloversville Railroad
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The Story of the Fonda, Johnstown and Gloversville Railroad

By Nestle, David F. ; Gordon, William R.

Self-Published. Very Good; Spine sunned, sticker ghost and light soiling to covers.. 1958. Softcover. Title printed on front cover is "Steam and Trolley Days on the Fonda, Johnstown and Gloversville Railroad". Printed brown card covers. [64pp]. Many photos, timetables and other illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$30.00

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

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

A Bear Named Grumms
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A Bear Named Grumms

By White, Bessie C.

Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned, musty.. 1953. First Edition. Hardcover. Signed by the author (and Grumms the bear) on verso of front free endpaper. A children's story about two Swedish siblings who befriend a bear. Charming black and white illustrations. ; 82 pages; Signed by Author .

$20.00

Wild Hunter
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Wild Hunter

By Randall, K. C.

NY: Franklin Watts, Inc.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, corners rounded.. 1951. Hardcover. Brown pictorial cloth. Illustrated endpapers. Glossary of hunting field terms. Inscribed by the author on the title page. Young Michigander Bob helps his hunter friend Al and learns to shoot and hunt in the field with a dog in this vintage young adult novel. ; 236 pages; Signed by Author .

$25.00

Second Wind
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Second Wind

By Francis, Dick

NY: Putnam's Sons. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Several small closed tears to jacket.. 1999. First Printing. Hardcover. 0399145621 . Signed by the late author on the half-title. A horseracing mystery by the late former jockey and bestselling mystery writer. ; 293 pages; Signed by Author .

$30.00

The Sterling Cook Book
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The Sterling Cook Book

By Sterling, Jack; Morris, Dan

NY: Funk & Wagnalls. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, jacket soiled and chipped.. 1969. Hardcover. Introduction by Ed Sullivan. Library of Congress number 68-22166. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Index, several pages of photographs. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 199 pages; Signed by Author .

$15.00

Anil's Ghost
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Anil's Ghost

By Ondaatje, Michael

NY: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2000. First Edition. Hardcover. 0375410538 . Signed by Ondaatje on the title page. Author photo on rear jacket panel. The acclaimed author's novel about civil war in Sri Lanka and the forensic anthropologist who comes back to help uncover the devastation in her native land. ; 311 pages; Signed by Author .

$25.00

Bel Canto:  Principles and Practices
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Bel Canto: Principles and Practices

By Reid, Cornelius L.

NY: Coleman-Ross Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1950. First Edition. Hardcover. Index, bibliography. Green cloth binding. Warmly inscribed by the author to his Uncle Leon, whom he credits with wise counsel and editorial help. Detailed instruction in techniques used in the bel canto vocal tradition. ; 211 pages; Signed by Author .

$70.00

Old Hellebergh:  Historical Sketches of the Old Manor of Rensselaerwyck,  Including an Account of the Anti-Rent Wars, the Glass House and Henry R.  Schoolcraft
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Old Hellebergh: Historical Sketches of the Old Manor of Rensselaerwyck, Including an Account of the Anti-Rent Wars, the Glass House and Henry R. Schoolcraft

By Gregg, Arthur B.

Guilderland Center, NY: Guilderland Historical Society. Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers scuffed.. 1975. Reprint. Hardcover. Foreword by Dr. Alexander C. Flick. Pictorial hardcover. Index, folding map at rear. Many photos. ; 188 pages; Signed by Author .

$45.00

Sabra Field:  The Art of Place
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Sabra Field: The Art of Place

By Slayton, Tom

Shelburne and Montpelier, VT: Vermont Life and Chapters. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly soiled and has two two . small closed tears.. 1993. Hardcover. 1881527220 . Inscribed by Sabra Field in blue marker on title page. The first collection of the Vermont artist's prints, featuring 70 color reproductions of her work. Field's prints largely center on the rural landscape, though a few portraits of people and wildlife are represented. Many will be familiar with her bestselling postage stamp art of a red barn set against yellow fields and blue mountains. ; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 127 pages; Signed by Illustrator .

$30.00

Lake Champlain and Lake George
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Lake Champlain and Lake George

By Van De Water, Frederic F.

Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn.. 1946. First Edition. Hardcover. Green pictorial cloth. Map endpapers. Index, photos, bibliographical note. One of the volumes in The American Lakes Series edited by Milo M. Quaife, with an introduction by him. Signed by van de Water on the front flyleaf in blue ink which is further encircled with a black ink calligraphy border embellished with doodle of two Native Americans, a British soldier and an American frontiersman. ; The American Lakes; 381 pages; Signed by Author .

$50.00

And I Never Learned to Yodel!  Growing Up in Cape Cod in the 1940s and  1950s
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And I Never Learned to Yodel! Growing Up in Cape Cod in the 1940s and 1950s

By Harmon, Anne N.

Osterville, MA: North Bay Press. Very Good. 1995. Second Printing. Softcover. 096369491x . Signed by the author on the title page. Photos. The eighth-generation Cape Codder relates her early years in Osterville, a village in Barnstable. ; 104 pages; Signed by Author .

$12.00

Camera Phantasies
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Camera Phantasies

By Wendell, Lehman

NY: A. S. Barnes and Co.. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket heavily tattered. Boards worn and . small pen scrawl on front free endpaper.. 1966. Hardcover. Warmly inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. Orange cloth binding. Many black and white photos. This is one of the most fun and bizarre books we've seen. The dentist author had a long standing love of photography and created the most unusual comic tableaux for his cameras involving miniature scenes of figures made out of household objects, seed pod critters, dead grasshoppers playing French horns and out on the golf links, a potted cactus transformed into Adolf Hitler, and pots and pans made into Muppet-like faces (Dr. Wendell had access to dental wax and used it to advantage). ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 115 pages; Signed by Author .

$30.00

Fables and Ceremonies
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Fables and Ceremonies

By Palmer, Winthrop

NY: Self Published. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed at corners and head and tail . of spine.. 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Cloth-backed decorative boards with titles stamped in gilt on spine. A collection of poems by the Long Island University Professor. Laid in is handmade Christmas card signed by Winthrop and Carleton Palmer with pen and ink design by Carleton Palmer on front. ; 52 pages; Signed by Author .

$25.00

Campaign to Valley Forge, July 1, 1777 - December 19, 1777
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Campaign to Valley Forge, July 1, 1777 - December 19, 1777

By Reed, John F.

Pioneer Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Hint of scuffing to jacket.. 1980. Hardcover. 0913150428 . Mustard cloth binding. Index, bibliography, notes. Signed by the author on the title page. An account of the American Revolution in New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware and Pennsylvania in the pivotal year of 1777. ; 448 pages; Signed by Author .

$25.00

Though Night Remain
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Though Night Remain

By Nathan, Norman

Francestown, NH: The Golden Quill Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1959. Hardcover. Inscribed by the author on the title page. Red cloth boards with red leatherette spine. Titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. ; 80 pages; Signed by Author .

$20.00

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