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Providence Island, 1630-1641: The Other Puritan Colony
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Providence Island, 1630-1641: The Other Puritan Colony

By Kupperman. Karen Ordahl

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.


David Ellington. With Other Extracts from His (Ware's) Writings

By Ware, Henry, Jr.

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. Brown Embsd Gilt Ltrd Cloth. Very Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.


Handbook of the Linguistic Geography of New England

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

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.


Extracts From the Diary and Correspondence of the Late Amos Lawrence; with a Brief Account of Some Incidents in his Life. Edited by his Son, William R. Lawrence, M.D.

By Lawrence, William R., Editor

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.


Eighth Annual Year Book of the Irish Setter Club of New England

By Anon

1946. 16 pp. Small vertical crease on front cover. Nice piece of dog memorabilia. With members listed.. Light Red Card Covers. Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.


The Fishes of New England. The Salmon Family. Part 2--The Salmon

By Kendall, William Converse

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 heavy stock in the rear.. First and Original Edition. Hard Binder. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


Origins of Small Business Metal Fabricators and Machinery Makers in New England, 1890-1957 (Transactions of the American Philosophical Society

By Soltow, James H.

Philadelphia: The American Philosophical Society, 1965. December, 1965 issue. 58 pp including bibliography. Bumped at top of spine, but in very nice condition.. Brown Printed Card Covers. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


New England Sea Scallop Fishery and Marketing of Sea Scallop Meats. 1939-60

By O'Brien, John J.

Boston: U. S. Dept of the Interior Bureau of Commercial Fisheries, 1961. 48 pp plus map on rear, charts, graphs. A special report of landings and ex-vessel prices of the sea scallop fishery in New England. With spotting on front cover, else clean tight copy.. First Edition. Gray Pctrl Stapled Covers. Good Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


Courts and Lawyers of New England (4 volumes)

By Parker, Herbert

New York: The American Historical Society, Inc., 1931. Clean, tight copies, large volumes. B & W plates.. First Edition. Tan Cloth Red Leather Label. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex-Library.


Geography and Geology of Vermont with state and county outline maps For the Use of Schools and Families

By Thompson, Zadock

Burlington, Vermont: By the Author. Chauncey Goodrich , Printer, 1848. 220 pp. Map frontis. Text illustrations. Waterstained top of last few pages, else a bright copy. Slight wear to edges of spine.. First Edition. 1/4 Black Leather Black Cloth. Very Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.


Directions of a Town A History of Harvard Massachusetts

By Anderson, Robert C.

Harvard, Massachusetts: The Harvard Common Press, 1976. 184 pp. Map. B & W illustrations.. Pictorial Card Covers. Near Fiine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.



By City Council, New Bedford, Mass.

New Bedford, Mass.: Printed By Order of the City Council, 1909. Handsome copy with light wear on edges of binding, folding charts, gilt tipped pages. All the municipal reports.. Brown Gilt Ltrd Dcrtd Leather. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Historic Quincy Massachusetts

By Edwards, William Churchill

Quincy, Massachusetts: Franklin Printing Service, 1954. "Presented to Mrs. Agnes Wilson Sponsor U. S. S. Macdonough July 9, 1959. With the best wishes of the City of Quincy Amelio Della Chesa Mayor--William Churchill Edwards Author-City Historian." 415 pp. Map, plates.. Inscribed. Second Edition. Blue Gilt Ltrd Pebbled Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


A Valedictory Discourse, Delivered at the South Church in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, XI August, MDCCCV

By Alden, Timothy

Portsmouth: W. & D. Treadwell, 1805. 16 PP. No wraps. May have been removed from a bound volume. The original discourse, not a reprint.. Paper. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Early New England Catechisms; A Bibliographical Account of Some Catechisms Published before the Year 1800, for Use in England

By Eames, Wilberforce

Worcester, Mass.: Worcester Press of Charles Hamilton, 1898. Signed by author on top of front paper cover which is loose inside binding. Stamped on title page "released from the Long Island Historical Society." 111 pp.. Inscribed By Author. Burgundy Gilt Lettered Cloth. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.


The History of Wenham, Civil and Ecclesiastical, from Its Settlement in 1639, to 1860

By Allen, Myron O., M. D.

Boston: Bazin & Chandler, 1860. vi, 220 pp. Original edition.Bottom half of spine covering removed, gilt title intact. Book is tight, clean.. First Edition. Black gilt Ltrd Embsd Cloth. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


The Taunton Directory 1924 Taunton, Mass.

By Anon

Boston: Sampson & Murdock Company, 1923. 609 pp. including ads. "Staples Coal Co. Phone 1250 See Page 609" stamped on outer edge of pages. Some shelf wear, and very slight darkening of pages, but in overall clean, tight condition.. Black Cloth Spine Printed Brds. Very Good -/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


The Compact with the Charter and Laws of the Colony of New Plymouth: Together with the Charter of the Council at Plymouth, and an Appendix, Containing the Articles of Confederation of the United Colonies of New England

By Brigham, William

Boston: Dutton and Wentworth, Printers to the State, 1836. Contents include the complete texts of the Great Patent of New England, Act of Council of Plymouth, Devon County, England, Leyden Agreement, Mayflower Compact, Charter of the Colony of New Plymouth, Generall Lawes and Liberties of New Plymouth Colony, Laws and Orders of the General Court 1623-1691 and many other documents. Babbitt, Hand-List of Legislative Sessions and Session Laws 178. 357 pp. Spine covering gone, boards detached but with book. Title page has an inked out mark that extends into the next 2 pages. Book is relatively clean and intact.. Hard Cover. Fair. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


The Annual Report of the School Committee of the Town of Plymouth for the Yer 1874-5

By Anon

Plymouth: Avery & Doten, Steam Bok and Job Printers, 1875. 31 pp. Nice condition.. Printed Paper Covers. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Annual Report of the Receipts and Expenditures of the Town of Amesbury, with Reports of the Various Town Officers for the Year Ending December 31 1903

By Various

Amesbury: C. S. Morse, Printer, 1904. Includes School Committee report. 150 total pages. Original covers, but detached.. Printed Paper Wraps. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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