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COL. PETER H. PEIRCE (1788 - 1861). A Plymouth County Life.

by DeCas, George C

Condition: Fine/No dust jacket present


Middleborough Historical Association:, 2001. 333 pages, illustrated in color and b&w. "Peter H. Peirce (1788 - 1861), with the assistance of his older brother Levi, established and/or operated a number of businesses in Middleboro. Peter was a successful manufacturer of shovels and nails, and at times cooperated with Oliver Ames of Eaton. He served two terms as State Senator (1822- 24), a Democrat. This book will document the accumulation of the Peirce wealth, the settlement of a New England village- the Four Corners Village, a part of Middleboro, Massachusetts, early political conflicts in Plymouth county, and more." FINE HARDCOVER, signed by the author.. Signed by Author. First Edition Stated. Hard Cover. Fine/No dust jacket present. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: PASCALE'S BOOKS US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 018995
  • Title: COL. PETER H. PEIRCE (1788 - 1861). A Plymouth County Life.
  • Author: DeCas, George C
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: No dust jacket present
  • Edition: First Edition Stated
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10:0971330409
  • ISBN 13:9780971330405
  • Publisher: Middleborough Historical Association:
  • Place: Massachusetts
  • Date published: 2001
  • Keywords: Coloenl Peter J. Peirce, Massachusetts, Massachusetts History, Middleborough Historical Association, Middleboro Massachusetts, Peirce Family, New Engalnd Villages, New England History, Massachusetts Town History
  • Bookseller catalogs: NEW ENGLAND REGION;
  • Subjects: TRAVEL / United States / Northeast / New England (CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT);
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall


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