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West Point and the Highlands

by Fenn, Henry & S.B. Hunt sc

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Published
1869
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London, 1869. View taken from the right of Trophy Point, with the artillery crew loading a cannon aimed at Constitution Island! Cold Spring's church steeple rising out of what should be Constitution Island. Exceptionally crisp engraving, with lovely barges, sailboats & steam ships in the river. Steel engraving with later hand coloring Image approx 7 1/2 x6 1/2",… Read more
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The Hudson, From the Wilderness to the Sea

by Lossing, Benson J.

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Published
1866
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First edition
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New York: Virtue and Yorston, 1866. First edition. Hardcover. Vivid descriptions of the author's travels on the River ("We rowed to Garrison's"), with his sketch pad; with an extensive section on the Hudson Highlands, including West Point, the betrayal of Benedict Arnold, Cold Spring, the West Point Foundry, Constitution Island, Gouverneur Kemble, Undercliff, etc. 8vo, b&w frontis, vii,… Read more
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Crow Nest from Bull Hill. (Hudson River)

by Bartlett, W.H. & G.R. Richardson, sc

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Published
1838
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Very good condition
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London, 1838. Very good condition. Hand colored, steel engraving ca 1845. Image approx 7x6", on paper approx. 10x8"
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The Hudson from West Point. Grounds of the U.S. Military Academy

by Currier & Ives. Palmer, F.F.

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Published
1862
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New York: Currier & Ives, 152 Nassau Street, 1862. Print. A patriotic image produced in the midst of the Civil War. The artist was Fannie Palmer, the renowned female artist at Currier & Ives, whose work is much sought after. To this day, this remains a splendid vista from West Point, looking from Trophy… Read more
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View at Cold Spring, Hudson River

by [Cold Spring, NY] Stereoview

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Published
1867
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Good
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New York: American Views, New H Series, 1867. Good. An image of Cold Spring taken from above, perhaps Rock Street, overlooking the town with a mill on the right of image. The river and a schooner in background. Images with curved upper corners, mounted on yellow card, approx. 7 x 3.5". Card dusty, slt. marked., edges… Read more
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image of The Hudson Highlands.  William Thompson Howell Memorial.  Presentation copy

The Hudson Highlands. William Thompson Howell Memorial. Presentation copy

by Howell, William Thompson;

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Published
1933
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Good + condition
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Limited edition to 200 copies
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$500.00

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New York: Frederic Delano Weekes, 1933. Limited edition to 200 copies. Hardcover. Good + condition. Limited edition of 200, of which this is number 55, a presentation copy signed by Frederic Delano Weekes, 1933, inscribed to Ruth Gillette Hardy, a Barnard graduate and New York educator. Nice copy of this extremely scarce work specifically focused on the… Read more
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image of Hudson River Railroad Time Table.  No 50. For the Exclusive Use of the Employes (sic) of the Road, with General Rules and Regulations

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New York, 1862. Pamphlet. Good + overall. A Hudson River Railroad Civil War era time table for the line's workers rather than passengers, to take effect Monday, November 17th, 1862, for trains departing Chambers Street in New York City for Troy, NY. Not found in WorldCat. We locate only a passenger time table for the Hudson… Read more
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image of American Scenery; or, Land, Lake, and River Illustrations of Transatlantic Nature.  From Drawings by W. H. Bartlett

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London: George Virtue, 1840. Hardcover. Good + condition. Two volumes bound in one. The engravings provide some lovely Bartlett views of the Hudson River Valley, such as View From West Point, Crow's Nest from Bull Hill, View From Ruggle's House, Newburgh, Peekskill Landing, and Indian Falls near Cold Spring. Arguably Bartlett's most famous work. He… Read more
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Hudson River Villas - signed

by Zukowsky, John and Robb Pierce Stimson

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Published
1985
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Very good condition
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First edition
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$225.00

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New York: Rizzoli International Publications Inc., 1985. First edition. Hardcover. Very good condition. Signed copy by Robbe Pierce Stimson. Documents 123 sumptuous historical residences between Albany and New York City, many designed by famous architects. Includes index of houses, glossary of architects & selected bibliography. A beautiful volume cataloging these historical homes in the Hudson valley of… Read more
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Philadelphia: Leon Hyneman, 1860. Hardcover. Good + overall. Most interesting for the second half of the book which includes detailed listings of Masonic members, their profession, the firm they work for, their addresses & their lodge. For Cold Spring, NY, there are 16 members, many of whom work for the West Point Foundry. Other Hudson… Read more
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image of The TOURIST or POCKET MANUAL for TRAVELLERS on The Hudson River The Western Canal, and Stage Road, to Niagara Falls. Comprising also the routes to Lebanon, Ballston, and Saratoga Springs

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New York: Ludwig & Tolefree, 1831. Second revised. Hardcover. Good + overall. Travel guide with wonderful folding map of the Hudson River. The map is titled: "An Improved MAP of the HUDSON RIVER with the Post Roads Between N. York and Albany Published by the L. Mahon & Co Drawn & Engraved Expressly for the Tourist 1831".… Read more
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The Constituents of Climate, with Special Reference to the Climate of Florida. Pamphlet

by [West Point Foundry; Florida] Lente, Frederick

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Published
1878
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Louisville, KY: Richmond and Lousville Medical Journal Book and Job Steam Press, 1878. Wraps. Mr. Livingston's signed copy of a pamphlet pertaining to Florida as a suitable "health resort" for Northern patients, by Frederick Lente MD. Dr. Lente (1823 - 1883) was the primary surgeon at the West Point Foundry, Cold Spring NY, during the Civil War. … Read more
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Photograph Album of Hudson River steamboat voyage south from Canada & Vermont

by Hudson River; Photography] Hahn, Ferd. W.

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Published
1907
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Very good condition
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1907. Hardcover. Very good condition. An album of wonderfully composed, sharp silver gelatin photographs printed on thick photographic paper, of steamboat trips by a very talented amateur photographer. These are all original shots: in all there are 99 b&w photographs laid down in the album, usually one but sometimes 2 per page, and most of the Hudson… Read more
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image of The Hudson River, The Grandest Waterway in America.   Souvenir of the Hudson River and the Hudson River Day Line Steamers "New York" "Albany" "Mary Powell"

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New York: Hudson River Day Line, 1904. Wraps. Very good overall. The Hudson River Day Line partners with King's Booklets to provide this souvenir of the voyage. Hudson River view book, with printed b&w photographs of the Hudson, showing Grant's Tomb, Manhattan skyline,Tappan Zee south of Tarrytown, Peekskill, Dunderberg, Crescent Reach, Northern Gate of Highlands (at Constitution… Read more
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Crow-Nest From Bull Hill (Hudson River.)

by [West Point] Bartlett, W. H.

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Published
1837
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Very good
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London: Geo Virtue, 1837. Very good. A sweeping view of the Hudson Highlands from the east side looking toward "Crow Nest", with Constitution Island in the middle ground and West Point in the distance. Crow's Nest is depicted with steep imposing cliffs plunging to the river, which is serene and glassy; the view is framed by three… Read more
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Evening, a scene in the Highlands N. Y.

by Weir, Robert W, artist; James Smillie, engraver

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Published
1834
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New York: Mirror Magazine, 1834. A scarce steel engraving of a Hudson River scene in the Highlands by Robert Weir, Hudson River artist and long-time instructor at West Point. It was engraved on steel by James Smillie, a noted bank note engraver, whose engravings are especially fine. Image & caption 6 1/2 x… Read more
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Up In The Crow's-Nest" - The Look-out of a Hudson River Country-Seat , illustration from Harper's Weekly, full page

by Church, Frederick Stuart. [American Painter and Illustrator, 1842-1924]

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Published
1875
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New York: Harper's Weekly, 1875. An attractive young woman stands in a look-out built in trees on the east bank of the Hudson River, looking northward towards what appears to be West Point and Constitution Island, which is rather taller than in reality. Full page of illustration from the Harper's Weekly newspaper. Woodcut illustration with later… Read more
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image of West Point Foundry, as reference for Highland Moulding Sand Company, Near Fishkill Landing, N.Y. on the Hudson River

West Point Foundry, as reference for Highland Moulding Sand Company, Near Fishkill Landing, N.Y. on the Hudson River

by [Cold Spring; West Point Foundry]

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Published
1879
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Very good condition
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1879. Very good condition. Broadside listing the West Point Foundry in Cold Spring, N. Y. as a reference for a sand company in what is now known as Beacon, NY. Printed signature of Geo. Wade, President. With the initial caps of the company elaborately decorated. Original horizontal folds. Printed broadside, 5 x 8"
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The Annual Register, or a View of the History, Politics, and Literature, For the Year 1791

by [French Revolution] Annual Register

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Published
1824
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Good - condition
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Reissue
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London: Baldwin, Craddock and Joy, 1824. Reissue. Hardcover. Good - condition. A volume from the series, with important material on the French Revolution. Begun in 1758, The Annual Register was an annual survey of the past year from a British perspective, usually focusing on history, politics and literature. The volume for 1791 with Chapter VII… Read more
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Newburgh, NY, 1832. Very good condition. The inhabitants of the Hudson River town cite their growing prosperity in a request to the Legislature for an additional bank, with much specific information on their economic growth. These many examples include: that the town employed 7 sloops and three steam boats to New York; that the amount… Read more
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