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Scarlet Coat and Busby Hat. The 225th Anniversary History of the First Company, Governon's Foot Guard

by Way, Francis G.

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Sheila B. Amdur
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Fine
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First Edition
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By the Author No date, circa 1998. 195 pp with plates at the end. A history of Connecticut's Governor's Foot Guard.. First Edition. Red Gold Lettered Cloth. Fine. 4 to 11 3/4" h x 11 3/4" Wide.
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Sir Joseph

by Head, Arthur

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1931
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Very Good
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The Profile Press, 1931. #18 of 50 copies, signed by Arthur Head. 14 pages. Arthur Head was a bookseller in New Haven who published many small chapbooks. He catered to Yale faculty and students. Other titles available.. Gray Pebbled Decorated Covers. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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The Merritt Parkway

by Radde, Bruse

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1993
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition Second Printing
ISBN
9780300053791
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$20.00

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New Haven & London: Yale University Press, 1993. Bright yellow cloth covered boards lettering on the spine. Striking graphic DJ in black and white with red lettering. xii, 135 pages including an index, chapter notes and text. Illustrated with color and black and white photographs. "The Merritt Parkway, built in the 1930's to connect Connecticut's Fairfield County with New… Read more
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The History of Woodstock. Genealogies of Woodstock Families. Volume Six

by Bowen, Clarence Winthrop

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1935
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Good Plus
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$105.00

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Norwood, Massachusetts: Privately Printed By the Plimpton Press, 1935. Limited edition of 150 copies of which is #39, signed by the author. xxii, 960 pp with plates. Family names G-H. Other volumes in this series available. Stained outer tip of bottom pages. Slight foxing. Heavy book, may require extra shipping.. Black Gilt Lettered Cloth. Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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The Pilgrimage of Sir Beowulfe de Manneville. (Broadway Broadside No. 8)

by Head, Arthur

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1921
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Good
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New Haven: Arthur Head, 1921. 12 pp. Woodcut illustration on rear cover. Humorous verse on Sir Beowulfe's failed pilgrimage to Palestine. The poem was reprinted ten years later by Head's Profile Press. Original very scarce limited first publication. No. 19 of 50 copies printed. Front and inside cover lightly foxed. Tiny chip right bottom edge of pages. Author had… Read more
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JAPANOISERIE. Broadway Broadside Number 10.

by Head, Arthur

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1921
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Very Good -
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Limited Edition
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New Haven: Arthur Head, 1921. 8 pp. Four untitled sonnets on Japanese motifs, with woodcut illustration on rear cover. Author owned and operated a bookshop at 21 Broadway, New Haven, Connecticut, catering to the Yale community. Forty copies printed, this no. 36. Darkening along right edge of front cover. Many other chapbooks available from this author.. Limited Edition. Tan… Read more
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Connecticut: A Guide to its Roads, Lore and People (American Guide series)

by Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1938
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Very Good Plus
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BOSTON: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1938. Many black and white photos, maps, illustrations. Maps endpprs. DJ with light edge wear. Reddish-tan cloth with red text on spine and front board. xxxiii, 593 pp.. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Connecticut : Mapping the Nutmeg State Through History. Rare and Unusual Maps from the Library of Congress

by Virga, Vincent and Diana Ross McCain

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2011
Condition
Fine
Edition
First ed, 1st Printing Stated
ISBN
9780762760053
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$17.00

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Guilford, Connecticut: Globe Pequot Press, 2011. x, 117 pp with extensive color and black and white illustrations. Price sticker bottom of front cover. Price sticker bottom of DJ.. First ed, 1st Printing Stated. Color Pictorial Bds. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The History of Woodstock Connecticut

by Bowen, Clarence Winthrop

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1926
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Very Good
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$195.00

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Norwood, Massachusetts: Privately Printed By Plimpton Press, 1926. With a large facsimile map of Woodstock from 1873 by John S. Lester inserted; plus another large foldout "Plan of the North Half of the Township of Woodstock", facsimile plan from the ealry 18th c. Also inserted is a 2 page handwritten note about Woodstock Valley, cicra 1876. Bookplate removed from endppr.… Read more
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Farmington New England Town Through Time

by Donahue, Barbara

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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Farmington, Connecricut: Farmington Land Trust, 1989. Photographs by Saren Langmann. 136 pp with extensive B & W, color photographs.. First Edition. Green White Lettered Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Exploring the Housatonic River and Valley

by Cawley, James and Margaret

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1978
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780498020223
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$20.00

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South Brunswick and New York: A. S. Barnes and Company, 1978. 128 PP with b & w illustrations.. First Edition. Black White lettered Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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From Wintonbury to Bloomfield. Bloomfield Sketches A Collection of Papers on the History of the Town of Bloomfield, Connecticut, Formerly Known as Wintonbury

by Wintonbury Historical Society

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1983
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$10.00

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Bloomfield, Connecticut: The Wintonbury Historical Society, 1983. Two presentation personal inscriptions on flyleaf, one to James Mason at CIGNA which supported the publication. Pictorial endpprs. x, 276 pp with many illustrations.. First Edition. Green Gilt Lettered Cloth. Near Fine/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Thompson's Maps of Connecticut. Two Volumes in One. Reprint Edition

by Thompson, Edmund

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1995
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Near Fine
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$15.00

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Norwich, Vermont: G. B. Manasek, Inc., 1995. 111 pp. with illustrations.. Green Gilt Lettered Cloth. Near Fine/No Dj. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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My Connecticut Garden: Personal Experiences of an Amateur Gardener

by Valchar, George

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780881922271
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$25.00

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Portland, Oregon: Timber Press, 1993. 277 pp with color illustrations.. First Edition. Green Gilt Lettered Cloth. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
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Connecticut Law of Torts (with) 1968-1979 Pocket Supplemment Prepared By William L. Ankerman

by Wright, Douglass B.; John R. Fitzgerald

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1968
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Near Fine
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Harford, Conn.: Atlantic Law Book Co. , 1968. Ink name on flyleaf. xv, 492 pp plus about a 200 page supplement.. Red Gil Ltrd Cloth, Blck Label. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Serving the Silent Service: The Legend of Electric Boat (wtith an Inserted Task Force Report on Electric Boat's Organizational Climate)

by Rodengen, Jeffrey L.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
First ed, 1st Printing
ISBN
9780945903246
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Ft. Lauderdale, Florida: Write Stuff Syndicate Inc., 1994. ix, 176 pp with color, b & w illustrations. Foreword by Edward L. Beach. Inserted is EB Employee Bulletin, dated Nov. 7, 1990 on"Task Force Report on Electric Boat's Organizational Climate"; the 16 page Report was presented to "top division managers and union officials.". First ed, 1st Printing. Black Gilt Pctrl Ltrd… Read more
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Bill Stanley's Once Upon A Time: Books II & III

by Stanley, Bill

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1994
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Very Good Plus
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Norwich, CT: Bill Stanley Books, 1994. Highlights of Norwich, CT region's past. Hundreds of black & white photographs document the commercial, industrial, & architectural history. Book II--Published 1994, 104 pp, slight spotting bottom of front cover first page, else bright copy, Book III--also 104 pp, published 1997.. Black & White Pctrl Covers. Very Good Plus. Folio - over 12" -… Read more
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History of Windham County, Connecticut. Volume I 1600-1760. Volume II-18801760-

by Larned, Ellen D.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1874
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Very Good -
Edition
first Edition
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$325.00

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Worcester, Mass.: Published By the Author, Printed By Charles Hamilton, 1874. With a note initialed by the author inserted: "In consequence of the lapse of time before the last binding, it have become impracticable (sic) w fewer(?) copies of the larger part of the early portratis, E. D. L." Vol. I--pub. 1874 with large folding map frontis &… Read more
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The History of Woodstock Connecticut. Genealogies of Woodstock Families. Volume VII Only

by Bowen, Clarence Winthrop

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1943
Condition
Very Good Plus
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Limited Edition
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$75.00

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Worcester, Massachusetts: Printed for the American Antiquarian Society, 1943. Comnpleted, with addtions and corrections by Donald Lines Jacobus and William Herbert Wood under the supervision of American Antiquarian Society. Edition of 150 copies, this Number 149. xii, 615 pp. Green cloth, gilt lettered with gilt seal in back. . Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus. 4to - over… Read more
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The History of Woodstock Connecticut. Genealogies of Woodstock Families. Volume Four Only

by Bowen, Clarence Winthrop

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1932
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
Limited Edition
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$125.00

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Norwood, Massachusetts: Privately Printed By The Plimpton Pres, 1932. Edition of 150 copies, this no. 90, signed by the author. With handwritten notes and original invoice loosely inserted. Light waterstain bottom inside gutter and bottom tips of pages extending through book; ohterwise clean tight copy. xix, 781 pp with portraits and illustrations. Other volumes in this series available. Covers… Read more
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