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Travels in New-England and New-York. 4 Volume Set

by Dwight, Timothy

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1821
Condition
Good Plus
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First Edition
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New Haven: Published by Timothy Dwight. S. Converse, 1821. With all three maps, errata sheet bound into rear of Volume 4. Howes D-612. 1/4 beige cloth, tan paper on boards. V. I, front hinge cracked; V. IV, front board pulling. 525, 527, 534, 527 pp. Mostly clean copies with occasional foxing.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good… Read more
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So Fine a Prospect: Historic New England Gardens

by Emmet, Alan

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1996
Condition
As New
Edition
First ed, 1st Printing
ISBN
9780874517491
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$20.00

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Hanover and London: University Press of New England, 1996. xvi, 238 pp with exensive color illustrations. A lovely book.. First ed, 1st Printing. Purple Gilt Lettered Cloth. As New/As New. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Architectural Treasures of Early America: Colonial Architecture in New England

by Miner, Robert G.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1977
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780405100666
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$10.00

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Arno Press, 1977. 223 pp with extensive illustrations, plans.. Red Gilt Dcrtd Ltrd Cloth. Fine/No Dj. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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EARLY NANTUCKET AND ITS WHALE HOUSES

by Foreman, Henry Chandlee

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1966
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Very Good
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$30.00

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New York: Hastings House, 1966. 291 pp with many drawings and photo illustrations.. Blue Pictorial Cloth. Very Good/No Dj. Illus. by By the Author. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
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Meet Your Neighbors New England Portraits, Painters & Society, 1790-1850

by Sloat, Caroline F., Editor

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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Sturbridge, Massachusetts: Old Sturbridge Viillage/Univ. Of MA Press, 1992. Essays by Jack Larkin, Elizabeth Mankin Kornhauser, and David Jaffee; Catalog of the Exhibition by Jessica F. Nicoll. 143 pp. B & W and color illustrations. Dj with a couple of edge tears.. First Edition. Red Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Arno Press, 1977. 223 pp with many plans and illustrations. Architectural Treasures of Early America. Other books in this series available.. Red Gilt Dcrtd Ltrd Cloth. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Early Lighting in New England 1620-1861

by Hebard, Helen Brigham

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1964
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Near Fine
Edition
First Printing Stated
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$20.00

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Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1964. With insert from Rushlight Club about this book.88 pp with drawings and photo plates.. First Printing Stated. Green Silver Lettered Cloth. Near Fine/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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BRILLIANT BEACONS: A History of the American Lighthouse

by Dolin, Eric Jay

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2016
Condition
As New
Edition
First ed, 1st Printing Stated
ISBN
9780871406682
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$15.00

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New York: Liveright, 2016. 541 pp. Illustrated.. First ed, 1st Printing Stated. Black and Tan Hard Cover. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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SUDDEN SEA. The Great Hurricane of 1938

by Scotti, R. A.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2003
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition First Printing Stated
ISBN
9780316739115
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$20.00

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Boston/New York/London: Little, Brown, and Company, 2003. 1/4 yellow cloth, white lettered, yellow boards. Signed by author on title page with "Autographed Copy" sticker on front cover. About the 1938 hurricane, the fastest on record, that hit New York and New England. 279 pp with photo illustrations.. Signed by Author. First Edition First Printing Stated. Hard Cover. As New/As New.… Read more
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Old Sturbridge Village A Photographic Impression

by Chamberlain, Samuel

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1951
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
First Edition Assumed
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$25.00

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New York: Hastings House, 1951. Signed by Chamberlain on flyleaf. Also ink note bottom of foreword about J. Cheney Wells. DJ missing spine and small piece on front cover. Small faint spot lower outer tip of pages. Chamberlain's photo essay of Old Strubridge Village. . Signed by Author. First Edition Assumed. Green Gilt Lettered Cloth. Very Good -/Fair.
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The Forgotten Chapters My Journey into the Past

by Dimancescu, Katherine

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2013
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780989616904
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$20.00

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By the Author, 2013. Long inscription by author on half title page. Author's "debut narrative" about lives of some of erh"well-known and also little known maternal ancestors who helpd shape New England communities.". Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Color Pictorial Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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OFFICIAL AUTOMOBILE BLUE BOOK 1920 VOLUME TWO NEW ENGLAND, EASTERN CANADA AND MARITIME PROVINCES

by Unknown

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1920
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition Thus
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$30.00

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New York/Chicago: The Automobile Blue Book Publishing Co., 1920. Stiff flexible gold lettered covers. 1298 pages, illustrated including some in color, maps, includes original bookmark in shape of can of radiator cement without the string. In very nice condition.. First Edition Thus. Flexible Black Cloth. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Providence Island, 1630-1641: The Other Puritan Colony

by Kupperman. Karen Ordahl

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Paperback Edition Stated
ISBN
9780521558358
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$10.00

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Cambridge/New York/Melbourne: Cambridge University Press, 1995. xiii, 393 pp with text illustrations. Signed by author on title page. Providence, Rhode Island; Puritans. Signed by Author. First Paperback Edition Stated. Color Pictorial Card Covers. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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David Ellington. With Other Extracts from His (Ware's) Writings

by Ware, Henry, Jr.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1846
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First in Book Form
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$75.00

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Boston: Wm. Crosby and H. P. Nichols, 1846. Essays which originally appeared in the Monthly Miscellany. Very scarce. Influential Unitarian theologian, early member of the faculty of Harvard Divinity School, and first president of the Harvard Musical Association. He was a mentor of Ralph Waldo Emerson when Emerson studied for the ministry in the 1820s.. First in Book Form.… Read more
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Handbook of the Linguistic Geography of New England

by Kruath, Hans, with Collaboration of Marcus Hansen, Julia Bloch, Bernard Bloch

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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Providence, Rhode Island: Brown University, 1939. Folding chart, map in rear. Other maps, charts in text. xii, 240 pp. Covers slightly dusty with a few faint scratches. Book store sale stamp on flyleaf. Dialects of New England.. First Edition. Green Gilt Lettered Cloth. Very Good/No Dj. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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ONE YANKEE FAMILY BEING ABOUT TEN GENERATIONS OF ONE FAMILY 1635-1969 THAT MIGRATED TO NEW ENGLAND AND MADE HOMES IN A WILDERNESS

by Morse, Henry Franklin

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good -
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First Edition
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H. F. Morse Associates Inc., 1969. First volume. iv, 92 pp with illustrations and folding illustration in rear. Slight soiling on covers. Story of the Morse family, descendants of Puritan pioneers Samuel, Anthony and John Morse. Settlers of Maine (Bath and Kennebec region), Massachusetts (Newbury, Medfield) and many other areas of New England; seafarers, and most notably shipbuilders and ship… Read more
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House of Representatives, 1938. Loose, disbound, with two fold out maps, charts. 96 pp.. Paper. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Extract.
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Boston: Printed By John Wilson & Son, 1855. "Not published" on title page. Inscribed by editor on flyleaf and dated May 30th, 1955. Front board loose, spine covering split in middle. Waterstaining xii, 307 pp. Frontispiece and other engravings. 1/4 Blck Leather Green Buckram bds.. Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Genealogical Notes, or Contributions to Family History of Some of the First Settlers of Connecticut and Massachusetts

by Goodwin, Nathaniel

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1856
Condition
Near Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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Hartford: F. A. Brown, 1856. xx, 362 pp. Bookplates on front and back endppr of George Dudley Seymour. Minor edge wear. Foxing on a few inner pages and faint water stain upper tips of some pages. Overall a nice tight copy. Families: Goodwin, Blakeman, Chester, Clark, Dwight, Edwards, Goodrich, Gurley, Hollister, Hopkins, Ingersoll, Jones, Judson, Kent, Mather, Metcalf, Mygatt,… Read more
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The Fishes of New England. The Salmon Family. Part 2--The Salmon

by Kendall, William Converse

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1935
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First and Original Edition
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$75.00

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Printed for the Boston Society of Natural History, 1935. Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History. Volume 9, Number 1. Monographs on the Nautural History of New England. Not a modern reprint. Original printed card covers bound into unmarked black buckram binding. NOT an ex-library, no marks of any kind. 166 pages plus 11 bright color plates on… Read more
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