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Charles Russell Loomis 1857-1936: Connecticut Journeyman Artist
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Charles Russell Loomis 1857-1936: Connecticut Journeyman Artist

By The New Britain Museum of American Art

New Britain, CT: The New Britain Museum of American Art, 1976. Catalog from an exhibition of the Connecticut artist's work, illustrated in black and white. Oblong softcover, 28 pages. Some light cover soil, binding sound, pages clean and unmarked.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Oblong 8vo.

$22.99

George Henry Durrie: Connecticut Artist 1820-1863
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George Henry Durrie: Connecticut Artist 1820-1863

By New Haven Colony Historical Society

New Haven, CT: New Haven Colony Historical Society, 1966. Catalog from a 1966 exhibition of this Connecticut artist's work, illustrated in black and white. Softcover, 52 pages. Very light edge rubbing, binding firm, pages clean and unmarked.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$22.99

The Great Awakening and Other Revivals in the Religious Life of Connecticut.  Tercentary Commission of the State of Connecticut
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The Great Awakening and Other Revivals in the Religious Life of Connecticut. Tercentary Commission of the State of Connecticut

By Mitchell, Mary Hewitt

New Haven, Connecticut: Tercentary Commission of the State of Connecticut, Yale University Press, 1934. First edition. Published 1934. One in a long and well-researched series of booklets about Connecticut history published in observance of the state's 300th anniversary. Blue softcover, stapled binding, 59 pages plus list of publications. Very light shelfwear, pages clean with no other names or markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$28.99

Connecticut Masters: The  Collection of The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company
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Connecticut Masters: The Collection of The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company

By Elizabeth Mankin Kornhauser; Harold Spencer

Hartford, Connecticut USA: Wadsworth Atheneum, 1989. First edition. Exhibition catalog devoted to highlights of the extensive fine art and antiques collection owned by The Hartford Steam Boiler Inpection Company, with its principal focus on Connecticut artists and artisans. Softcover, 110 pages. Very light cover wear, binding firm, pages clean, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Squared 4to.

$27.99

The History of Tobacco Production in Connecticut.  Tercentenary Commission of the State of Connecticut Committee on Historical Publications LII
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The History of Tobacco Production in Connecticut. Tercentenary Commission of the State of Connecticut Committee on Historical Publications LII

By McDonald, Adrian Francis

New Haven: Yale University Press for the Tercentenary Commission, 1936. First edition [1936]. Monograph about Connecticut's vital role in tobacco production and its empasis on production for cigar wrappers. Part of the Connecticut Tercentenary series. Printed softcover, 32 pages. About fine condition with very tiny chips to the spine ends, otherwise looks and feels new and unread, no names or other markings. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.99

Geology of Connecticut
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Geology of Connecticut

By Cook, Thomas A.

Hartford, Connecticut: The Bond Press, 1933. First edition, 1933. Illustrated in black and white, including a folding map. Brown cloth printed in gilt, 112 pages. Very light cover wear and light colored finger fingerprinting from use, good hinges, firm text block, clean pages, no names or other markings. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$26.99

Historic House and Interiors in Southern Connecticut
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Historic House and Interiors in Southern Connecticut

By Rolleston, Sara Emerson

New York: Hastings House, 1976. First edition. 1976. Illustrated throughout in black and white from photographs of historic homes. Off-white hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition with firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is also very good with a modest chip to the spine head and light edgewear, no other chips or tears.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$22.99

Miss Florence and the Artists of Old Lyme
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Miss Florence and the Artists of Old Lyme

By Heming, Arthur

Old Lyme, Essex, CT: Lyme Historical Society, Pequot Press, 1971. First edition, 1971. Very good in generally good dustjacket. The story of the Old Lyme Artist Colony and the woman who fostered it. The artists included such luminaries as Hassam, Wiggins, Bicknell, Griffin, Warner, Turcas, Cohen, Howe, Ryder, Robinson, Heming, Hoffman, Foote, Dumond, Metcalf, Voorhees, Rook and others. Gray cloth with dustjacket, tipped on color frontis, other illustrations in black and white. The book is in very good condition with firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustajcket has some edgewear, foxing and light soil to the rear panel, minor chip to spine head, short closed tear, very little paper loss.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$27.99

The August Flood of 1955: A Special Edition of the Beacon [Travelers]
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The August Flood of 1955: A Special Edition of the Beacon [Travelers]

By Travelers Insurance Companies

Hartford, CT: The Travelers Insurance Company, 1955. Original special August 1955 issue of the Travelers Beacon, published by and for employees of The Travelers, devoted entirely the August flood of 1955. Includes dozens of photos of flood damage taken by Travelers employees. Softcover, 22 pages including covers. Very good with lower corners dogeared, contents clean and unmarked. Includes photos of: Hartford; Simsbury and Tariffville; Satan's Kingdom, Pine Meadow and New Hartford; Winsted; Bristol; West Willington and Windsor Locks; Unionville; Naugatuck; Suffield.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$67.99

Waterbury Clock Company Catalogue No. 154 1908-1909
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Waterbury Clock Company Catalogue No. 154 1908-1909

By Waterbury Clock Company

Waterbury, Connecticut: Waterbury Clock Company, 1970. Circa 1970 good quality facimile of the 1908-1909 catalogue featuring dozens of engravings of clocks offered by the company. 12 inches tall, 88 pages. Very good condition with a trace of light shelf soil, firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$22.99

Farmington in Connecticut
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Farmington in Connecticut

By Bickford, Christopher P.; Farmington Historical Society

Farmington, Connecticut: Published for the Farmington Historical Society by Phoenix Publishing, 1982. First edition, 1982, signed by the author on the title page. Near fine in near fine dustjacket. Illustrated history of Farmington, Connecticut. Illustrated in black and white. Pictorial tan cloth printed in brown, brown cloth spine, pictorial endpapers, 462 pages, illustrated dustjacket. The book looks and feels about new with firm binding, clean pages, no other names or markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in near fine condition. Sections include: Plantation at Tunxis Sepus; Good Order and Contention - FarmingtOn Politics 1640-1700; The Tunxis Indians 1640-1700; In God's House - The Farmington Church 1652-1697; Farmington Land and People 1640-1700; A Little Commonwealth - Farmington Politics 1700-1774; Meetinghouse and School - Religion and Education in Farmington 1700-1774; Yankee Town - Land, Society and People 1700-1774; A Poor, Dying Race - The Tunxis Indians 1700-1774; Farmington During the Revolution; Farmington Town Politics in an Age of Progress 1783-1861; Farms and Factories - The Farmington Economy 1783-1860; From Amistad to Appomattox - Farmington in the Civil War; Farmington Politics 1865-1917; The Farmington Economy 1865-1917; Life in Farmington 1865-1917; and Farmington in the Modern Age 1917-1976. . Signed by the Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$47.99

A Study of Simon Willard's Clocks
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A Study of Simon Willard's Clocks

By Richard W. Husher; Walter W. Welch

Nahant, MA: Husher and Welch, 1980. First edition, 1980. Very good condition with a very subtle bow to the front cover from the book being shelved flat with stack of smaller books on top of it. Meticulously researched work illustrated mainly in black and white. Green cloth with dustjacket. The book has a firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has just a touch of shelf soil to the white background, no chips or tears.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$57.99

Contributions of Joseph Ives to Connecticut Clock Technology
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Contributions of Joseph Ives to Connecticut Clock Technology

By Kenneth D. Roberts

Fitzwilliam, New Hampshire: Ken Roberts Publishing Co., 1988. Second revised edition, 1988, first published in 1970. Well researched work illustrated throughout in black and white. Dark green glazed cloth printed in gilt, 388 pages, with dustjacket. Fine condition, looks and feels about new and unread, tight binding, clean pages no names or other markings, dustjacket also fine and in mylar protector.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$47.99

First Biennial Report of the Attorney-General for the Two Years Ending January 3, 1901. State of Connecticut Public Document No. 40
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First Biennial Report of the Attorney-General for the Two Years Ending January 3, 1901. State of Connecticut Public Document No. 40

By Phelps, Charles

Hartford, CT: Hartford Press: The Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company, 1901. First edition, 1901. Includes opinions on domestic animals, insurance broker licenses, municipal bonds, no taxation on property of soldiers and sailors, records of CT Volunteers, savings bank investments, shell fisheries (oyster beds), fire duty, state prison, succession tax. Maroon cloth lettered and decorated in gilt and in blind, 59 pages plus indices. Light rubbing to spine ends, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$97.99

A History of Connecticut
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A History of Connecticut

By Sanford, Elias B.

Hartford, Connecticut: The S. S. Scranton Company, 1922. 1922 revised edition, with a note on the front free endpaper: With the Author's love, E. B. S., Christmas 1922.. Illustrated in black and white with a frontis map. Brown cloth lettered in gilt, 450 pages. Some rubbing to the extremities, hinges internally reglued and secure, text block sound, pages clean, no other names or markings. Includes background on the Indians of Connecticut, the Pequot War, settlement of various cities, the formation of government, Uncas and the Narragansetts, various governors, much more. . Author Presentation Copy. Hard Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$37.99

A History of Connecticut
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A History of Connecticut

By Sanford, Elias B.

Hartford, Connecticut: The S. S. Scranton Company, 1905. 1905 edition, first published in 1887. Illustrated in black and white with a frontis map. Olive cloth lettered and with pictorial images of oak branches on the front and spine printed in red and black, patterned endpapers, 381 pages. Edges rubbed, rear cover scuffed, front hinge internally reglued and secure, text block sound, pages a little age-yellowed but clean, no names or other markings. Includes background on the Indians of Connecticut, the Pequot War, settlement of various cities, the formation of government, Uncas and the Narragansetts, various governors, much more. . Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$27.99

Register of Revolutionary Soldiers and Patriots Buried in Litchfield County
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Register of Revolutionary Soldiers and Patriots Buried in Litchfield County

By Compiled By Joyce Mackenzie Cropsey

Canaan, New Hampshire: Phoenix Publishing, 1976. First edition [1976], signed by the author on the half-title. Published for the Mary Floyd Tallmadge Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution [DAR]. Very good in lightly worn dustjacket. Blue hardcover with illustrated endpapers, illustrated dustjacket. The book has good hinges, a firm text block, clean pages with no other names or markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is priceclipped and has some edge rubbing and very minor closed tears to far outer edges, no paper loss.. Signed by the Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$37.99

The Gavel and the Book:  The Simsbury Town Meeting 1670 - 1986
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The Gavel and the Book: The Simsbury Town Meeting 1670 - 1986

By Woollacott, Evan W.

Simsbury, Connecticut: Simsbury Historical Society, 1987. First edition [1987], signed by the author on the blank page opposite the title page. Near fine in near fine dustjacket. A history of Simsbury, Connecticut as shown through its long history of spirited and well-organized town meetings. Black cloth, decorative endpapers, illustrated off-white dustjacket. The book looks and feels new and unread, tight binding, clean pages, no other names or markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is near fine with just a touch of very light shelf soil to the off-white background, no chips or tears.. Signed by the Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$37.99

Fairfield: The Biography of a Community, 1639-1989 [Connecticut]
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Fairfield: The Biography of a Community, 1639-1989 [Connecticut]

By Farnham, Thomas J.

U.S.A.: Phoenix Publishing, 2000. Second edition (revised), 2000. Brown cloth with tan cloth spine, illustrated dustjacket. Very good condition with firm binding, clean pages, no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has only minimal shelf rubbing to the rear panel, no chips or tears.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$37.99

A History of Connecticut's Coast: 400 Years of Coastal Industry and Development
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A History of Connecticut's Coast: 400 Years of Coastal Industry and Development

By Tedone, David

Hartford, Connecticut: State of Connecticut Coastal Area Management, 1982. First edition, 1982. Externally fair to good, internally good to very good. Includes both early and industrial history, illustrated in black and white. Softcover, 75 pages. Covers have some tan colored spotting, modest edgewear, contents very clean with a few faint speckles on the edge of the title page, pages otherwise clean and unmarked, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.99

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