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The Heydays of the Adirondacks

By Desormo, Maitland C.

Saranac Lake, NY: Adirondack Yesteryears Inc.. Very Good+ in Good dust jacket. 1975. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, 265 pages, illustrated throughout, "...covers the northern Adirondacks, especially Franklin County, like the proverbial tent and includes historical and funfare for the entire family," the former owner's name is present on the first end-paper and a gift inscription is present on the third end-paper, book is clean and tight and the contents are fine, the jacket is price-clipped and has some edge-wear at the corners and spine-ends, a tear at the top of the spine has been tape-mended, a professional (removable) mylar cover is included .

$14.00

Geography of New York State

By Thompson, John H. (editor)

Syracuse University Press. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1966. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as stated on copyright page, inscribed, dated and initialed by co-author Sidney C. Sufrin: "25 May 67 - For Betty from one of the authors S C S" Book is in excellent condition with no remarkable flaws, the jacket has several edge-chips and the spine is very slightly faded, the jacket remains clean and presentable, the original price (11.95) is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, 543 pages + 4 folding maps in the rear pocket, many illustrations throughout ; Signed by Author .

$27.00

Indian Life of Long Ago in the City of New York

By Bolton, Reginald Pelham

Crown Publishers, (Harmony Books). Near Fine. 1972. 2nd Edition. Trade Paperback. 0517501562 . Large paperback, clean copy with no significant flaws, revised edition, illustrated throughout; ; 167 pages .

$9.00

The Windmills of Long Island

By Hefner, Robert J.

New York: W W Norton & Co Inc. Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket. 1983. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 039301780X . Large format hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as stated on copyright page, "The eleven windmills on eastern Long Island are the last surviving group and offer an excellent opportunity to examine the evolution of this early American technology. The first was built in 1640, the last ceased its operation shortly after 1900." Book has moderate foxing on the half-title page and title page, the remaining pages are fine and the binding is tight and clean, also, a stamp stating "Draft" on the front end-paper and title page, the jacket is price-clipped, some light rubbing also, a professional (removable) mylar cover is included; ; 111 pages .

$19.00

The Bloody Mohawk

By Clarke, T. Wood

New York: The MacMillan Company. Good. 1940. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, first printing as stated on copyright page, 372 pages, illustrations and maps, includes a bibliography, white-colored staining to the cover, former owner's name on the first blank end-paper, the binding is tight and the contnts are fine .

$34.00

The Schroon River: A History of an Adirondack Valley and its People

By Metcalfe, Ann Breen

Lake George, New York: Warren County Historical Society. Very Good. 2000. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Paperback. 0970166400 . Large paperback, illustrated with photos and a map, mild rubbing and some short faint creases, binding is tight and clean, contents are fine; ; 63 pages .

$59.00

Old Dutchess Forever! The Story of an American County

By MacCracken, Henry Noble

New York: Hastings House. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1956. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as stated on copyright page, a clean, attractive copy of this chronology of the growth of Dutchess County, New York, includes maps, book is in excellent condition, a few pages are slightly tanned from newspaper articles that were laid-in, no other book flaws, the map-illustrated jacket has a few miniscule edge-chips, else excellent condition, the original price (4.95) is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included .

$33.00

Westchester:  The American Suburb
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Westchester: The American Suburb

By Panetta, Roger (editor)

Fordham University Press. Very Good. 2006. 1st Paperback Edition. Trade Paperback. 0823225941 . Large paperback, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number line on copyright page, "...chronicles - in words and images - the history, development, and character of suburban America with an illuminating account of one of its signature places: Westchester, New York." Book has a moderate cock to the spine but the binding remains tight, also, some staining to pages 132-133 but all of the text is readable ; ; 480 pages .

$19.00

It Happened in Old White Plains

By Hoffman, Renoda

White Plains, New York: Self-Published. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1989. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, Number 236 of a LImited Edition of 500 hardcover copies, this copy is inscribed and signed by the author: "To Ellen, A friend of long standing. Best of personal wishes, Renoda - January 31, 1990" Book is in excellent condition with no remarkable flaws, jacket has a few short edge-tears and a crease, the jacket is clean and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, 280 pages, packed with illustrations, photos and maps, "The story begins dimly and nobly with the Indians, rampages through the American Revolution, and meanders along the quaint byways of the long 19th century"; Signed by Author .

$199.00

History of the City of New York: Its Origin, Rise and Progress: Volume I (1)

By Lamb, Mrs. Martha J. & Mrs. Burton Harrison

New York: A. S. Barnes & Company. Fair. 1896. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, Please Note: this is Volume 1 only of a 3-Volume set, the cover is very worn but the binding is holding and the contents are fine, a good reading copy only, 570 pages, illustrated .

$12.00

The Adirondacks:  Season by Season
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The Adirondacks: Season by Season

By Heilman, Carl Ii

New York: Rizzoli. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2017. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0847859169 . Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number line on copyright page, a beautiful gift copy, book and jacket are in excellent condition, there are no remarkable flaws, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "This volume presents an all-new selection of images, with a focus on how the seasons work a miraculous transformation on the landscape in this region" ; ; 208 pages .

$20.00

A History of the City of Brooklyn and Kings County

By Ostrander, Stephen M.

Germany: Jazzybee Verlag. Near Fine. 2016. Trade Paperback. 3849681610 . Large paperback, two corner-creased pages but no other remarkable flaws to this clean, attractive copy; ; 262 pages .

$9.00

The Dutch-American Farm
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The Dutch-American Farm

By Cohen, David Steven

NYU Press. Very Good+. 1992. 1st Paperback Edition. Paperback. 0814715001 . Large paperback, has a faint crease on the front cover, a clean, tight copy with no significant flaws, "presents a detailed description of the everyday life of early Dutch settlers in New York and New Jersey," illustrated and includes a bibliography; ; 239 pages .

$23.00

History of Putnam County, New York with Biographical Sketches of its Prominent Men

By Pelletreau, William S.

Philadelphia, PA: W. W. Preston & Co.. Very Good. 1886. Hardcover. Large format hardcover, no dustjacket, original pebbled brown cloth binding, 771 pages, illustrated throughout, including fine engravings with protective tissue-guards and a color map, book has some wear to the cloth at top and bottom of spine and along the outer front hinge, we examined the contents page-by-page and they are clean and in excellent condition, 6 pages have a small area of tanning caused by small newspaper clippings, a date correction was made by the former owner on page 688, and two small and neat tape-mends have been made to tears on page 739 with no loss of text .

$199.00

"Don't Fence Me In" - Memories of the Fort Ontario Refugess and Their Friends

By Warnes, Kathy et al

Safe Haven, Inc.. Near Fine. 2004. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Large paperback in excellent condition, a small tan label ghost on the front cover is the only remarkable flaw to this clean, attractive copy, many photos and other illustrations, the place where the Holocaust came to America has an obvious parallel to the disgusting, inhumane behavior of the present American administration, "Lest we naively believe that Americans are not capable of hatred and bigoted behavior, consider the story of the monument to the Ontario refugees overlooking Lake Ontario that Na'amat, a Jewish group dedicated in 1981" .

$49.00

Seal and Flag of the City of New York; 1665-1915

By Pine, John B. (editor)

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Very Good. 1915. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, first printing as indicated by the same date on title page and copyright page and no additional printings noted, 102 pages, six plates, including one in color, the orange title is faded on the spine but remains bright on the front cover, moderate scuffing on the back cover, the book distributor's calling card is affixed to the blank front end-paper, this copy is very clean inside and out, the binding is tight and square and the contents are fine .

$18.00

Early Buffalo Gunsmiths

By Bingham, Robert W.

Buffalo Historical Society. Near Fine. 1934. Trade Paperback. 18-pages, sturdy paper cover, includes two mounted illustrations, no remarkable flaws to this nice collector's copy, from the Foreword: "The date of the introduction of firearms into the land contained within the limits of the present city of Buffalo, is problematic" .

$34.00

Two Adirondack Hamlets in History:   Keene and Keene Valley
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Two Adirondack Hamlets in History: Keene and Keene Valley

By Plunz, Richard (editor)

Purple Mountain Press. Near Fine. 2000. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. 1930098049 . Large paperback, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number line on copyright page, this copy is inscribed to Erik and signed on the title page by author Tony Goodwin who wrote Chapter One, "An Historical Overview," it also includes a 1-page handwritten letter to the former owner of the book by author Jim Godwin who wrote Part One of Chapter Five titled "Lumbering and Building," the letter is dated 9/6/2000 and is signed by Godwin, the letter is taped to the half-title page, book is in nice shape, mild and inconsequential signs of use to the cover is the only flaw, illustrated throughout; 374 pages; Signed by Author .

$39.00

Manhattan's Lower East Side in Vintage Photographs

By Israelowitz, Oscar & Brian Merlis

Brooklyn, New York: Israelowitz Publishing. Fine. 2011. Hardcover. 1878741802 . Oblong hardcover, issued without a dustjacket, photo-illustrated covers, no remarkable flaws, nice gift copy, the area focused on in this volume is bounded by the east River on the east, Broadway on the west, East 14th Street on the north, and the Brooklyn Bridge on the south ; ; 112 pages .

$33.00

South Street: A Maritime History of New York

By McKay, Richard C.

Riverside, Connecticut: 7 C'S Press. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1969. 2nd Revised Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, revised edition of the work first published in 1934, book is in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws, jacket has an edge-chip at the top of the rear panel and mild wear at the corners, the jacket is clean and pleasing-to-the-eye, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, illustrated throughout .

$19.00

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