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Vexed and troubled Englishmen, 1590-1642.
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Vexed and troubled Englishmen, 1590-1642.

By Bridenbaugh, Carl.

London: Clarendon Press, 1968. SERIES: The beginnings of the American people ; 1; pp. xix. 487. 1968. Note that Vol. 2 is 'No peace beyond the Line : The English in the Caribbean 1624-1690'. This volume is firm and clean, in a complete Jacket, light rubs to outer corners of the spine head, a tad dusty. During the period in question, about 2% of the entire population of England chose to leave these Islands and seek a future elsewhere. [ Location: FP2 ] . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$13.97

Pittsburgh : the story of an American city
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Pittsburgh : the story of an American city

By Lorant, Stefan 1901-1997.

New York: Doubleday, 1964. Ten years in the making, this book tells the story of one of America's greatesti industrial cities. 520 p. : ill.(some col.) ; facsims,plans,ports ; 31cm. Bibliography: p. 507-512. A very good indeed, tight clean copy; in a presentable, if repaired Dust Jacket. [ Location: Landing Case ]. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good - Repaired. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$15.33

New England cemeteries : a collector's guide

By Kull, Andrew 1947- [ foreword by Barrows Mussey.

Brattleboro, Vt.: Stephen Greene Press, 1975. xvii, 253p : ill. ; 19 cm. Includes bibliographical references and indexes. A neat clean copy in a like Dust Jacket. Ink inscription to ffep neatly { not Author }The Author states that there are 260 Cemetries in New England that are well worth a visit. [ Location: Landing Case ]. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by with photographs by the author . 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾".

$8.76

The Windsor Story
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The Windsor Story

By Bryan, J. (Joseph) 1904-

New York: William Morrow, 1979. First printing, 2nd impression: Not an exceptional copy, but a very decent one in a like Jacket. 639 p., [24] leaves of plates : ill ; 24 cm. Bibliography: p. 617-621.Includes Index. [ Location: BR2 / 1 ]. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.86

Profiles of Dobbs Ferry
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Profiles of Dobbs Ferry

By Parrell, Mary Agnes.

Dobbs Ferry, N.Y: Oceana Publications, 1976. p. x, 118 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. Bibliography: p. 109-114. n Uncommon title in decent, clean, square and secure condition. No inscriptions. [ Location: Dark Oak BR1 ]. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Tall 8vo.

$16.43

Pioneer women : voices from the Kansas Frontier
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Pioneer women : voices from the Kansas Frontier

By Stratton, Joanna L.

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1981. Series - A Touchstone book. Contents: To the stars through the wilderness : the journey -- Homes of puncheon, homes of sod : the settlement -- Aprons and plows : daily life on the prairie -- Days of valor : fighting the wild -- Days of darkness : fighting the elements -- The clashing of cultures : Indians -- A social people -- A prairie childhood -- Classrooms and schoolmarms -- The frontier church -- The frontier town -- The cow town -- The immigrant community : Victoria -- The wounds of war -- The woman crusaders : temperance and suffrage. Summary: These accounts of the daily lives of Kansas pioneer women are selected from 800 memoirs collected by the author's great-grandmother. Never before has there been such a detailed portrait of women's courage. Here are the stories of wilderness mothers, schoolmarms, Indian squaws, immigrants, homesteaders and circuit riders. And their recollections of prairie fires, locust plagues, Indian raids, cowboy shootouts, blizzards and more. Photos.A Lovely copy. 319 p., [16] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm. Bibliography: p. [305]-307. [ Location: Dark Oak BR1 ]. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.86

Crossings: Three Centuries from Ferry Boats to the New Baldwin Bridge
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Crossings: Three Centuries from Ferry Boats to the New Baldwin Bridge

By Hubbard, Ian [ Introduction By Oliver Jensen

Lyme, Connecticut : Greenwich Publishing Group, 1993. 104 p. : ill. ; 21 x 28 cm. A history of the New Baldwin Bridge which was constructed to ease the traffic flow on I-95 as it crosses the Connecticut River. Light rubs at extremities, still a nice copy. [ Location: Dark Oak BR1 ]. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Landscape - 11 x 0.2 x 8 inches .

$8.76

Crossings: Three Centuries from Ferry Boats to the New Baldwin Bridge
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Crossings: Three Centuries from Ferry Boats to the New Baldwin Bridge

By Hubbard, Ian [ Introduction By Oliver Jensen

Lyme, Connecticut : Greenwich Publishing Group, 1993. 104 p. : ill. ; 21 x 28 cm. A history of the New Baldwin Bridge which was constructed to ease the traffic flow on I-95 as it crosses the Connecticut River. [ Location: Dark Oak BR1 ]. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. Landscape - 11 x 0.2 x 8 inches .

$10.95

Triumph and Tragedy: The Story of the Kennedys
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Triumph and Tragedy: The Story of the Kennedys

By Associated Press [ Editor Sidney C. Moody Jr.

New York: The Associated Press, 1968. This work records in words and pictures an account of the Kennedy family from its origins in Ireland to its most recent tragedy at that time, the assassination of Senator Robert F. Kennedy. The 256-page hardcover book was authored by editors of the Associated Press. An interesting and insightful read. Many family, candid, and historical photographs. A pleasant, firm and clean copy, in similar Jacket { representative images to follow }. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Art By Hal Buell . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$8.76

200 years of looking ahead : commemorating the bicentennial of the founding of the Bank of New York, 1784-1984

By Parmet, Herbert S.

Rockville, Md.: History Associates for the Bank of New York, 1984. Lovely copy of this commerative look at this Iconic Bank. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine. Landscape.

$10.95

Biography of a river : the people and legends of the Hudson Valley
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Biography of a river : the people and legends of the Hudson Valley

By Mylod, John. ; Thomas, Alec.

New York: Bonanza Books, 1969. 244 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm. Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-236) and index.. A firm, clean and square copy. In Dust Jacket, small loss to the base edge of rear panel, short tear head of upper cover. [ Location: Dark Oak BR1 ]. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.59

History of the Tarrytowns, Westchester County, New York : from ancient times to the present
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History of the Tarrytowns, Westchester County, New York : from ancient times to the present

By Canning, Jeff.; Buxton, Wally.

Harrison, N.Y.: Harbor Hill Books, 1975. 348p. ; 24cm. The History of these Hudson Valley communities began with an earthquake millions of years ago. The Authors have given due recognition to the common men and women - those who built these Towns.. The History concentrates on events in the 150 years leading up to the present.. They cover everyday issues and development. A memorable record. [ Location: Dark Oak BR1 ]. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$13.14

Parsons Brinckerhoff : the first 100 years / Benson Bobrick.
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Parsons Brinckerhoff : the first 100 years / Benson Bobrick.

By Bobrick, Benson, 1947-

New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1985. Formerly the copy of Allan Stevenson who was an employee of the Firm. A signed presentation label to front pastedown. This copy also comes with a Titled Slip Case. xvi, 276 p., [40] leaves of plates : ill., ports. ; 24 cm. Bibliography: p. 254-265. Includes index. Excellent. [ Location: Dark Oak BR1 ]. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo.

$19.71

Parsons Brinckerhoff : the first 100 years / Benson Bobrick.
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Parsons Brinckerhoff : the first 100 years / Benson Bobrick.

By Bobrick, Benson, 1947-

New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1985. Company History: xvi, 276 p., [40] leaves of plates : ill., ports. ; 24 cm. Bibliography: p. 254-265. Includes index. Excellent. [ Location: Dark Oak BR1 ]. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo.

$16.43

Portrait of a Village: Wolfert's Roost. Irvington-on-Hudson.
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Portrait of a Village: Wolfert's Roost. Irvington-on-Hudson.

By Carmer, Carl (editorial advisor) Graff, Polly Anne; Graff, Stewart, (editors)

Irvington-on-Hudson, New York: The Washington Irving Press, 1971. History of the village of Irvington in Westchester County, New York. p.151, illustrated throughout. A nice copy, firm and clean, without any inscriptions, in a pleasant uncliipped Dust Jacket, with light rubs only to the extremities. [ Location: Dark Oak BR1 ]. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.67

Atlas of Columbus and the great Discoveries
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Atlas of Columbus and the great Discoveries

By Nebenzahl, Kenneth 1927-

Chicago: Rand McNally, 1990. First Edition { US }: the UK edition published London: Times Books, 1990 as 'Maps from the age of discovery: Columbus to Mercator'. 1 atlas (viii, 168 p.) : ill. ( col.), maps ( col.) ; Scales differ. 38 cm. Includes bibliographical references (p. [161]-164). A magnificent book, in nice Dust Jacket. free of any inscriptions. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall [Location: BR2]. First Edition.. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Folio.

$16.43

Frontier Justice
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Frontier Justice

By Gard, Wayne 1899-1986.

Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1949. Second Printing - University of Oklahoma Press. xi, 324 p. : ill., ports., map. ; 22 cm. Includes index. Bibliography: p. 291-308. A very nice copy in like Dust Jacket. Not price clipped. Frontier justice (also called vigilante justice or street justice) is extrajudicial punishment that is motivated by the nonexistence of law and order or dissatisfaction with justice. The phrase can also be used to describe a prejudiced judge. Lynching and gunfighting are considered forms of frontier justice.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo.

$10.95

Abraham Lincoln: 1809-1858. [ 2 Volumes ]
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Abraham Lincoln: 1809-1858. [ 2 Volumes ]

By Beveridge, Albert Jeremiah (1862-1927)

Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1928. BOOKS: Pp. xxvii, [2], 607 + vii, [3], 741. Eighteen plates and portraits, extensive notes, index. Dark blue cloth, gilt. A virtually fine set, very slight top edge spine rubs only. No inscriptions. The classic comprehensive biography of Abraham Lincoln up to 1858, with final Chapter covering the Election of 1861. [ Location: Landing Case ]. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 8vo.

$19.71

Fighting Indians of the West
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Fighting Indians of the West

By Schmitt, Martin and Brown, Dee

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1948. First Printing. Scribner's "A" edition.: A Picture History of the Indian Wars with 270 photographs, sketches, and paintings. A firm clean copy, no inscriptions, in solid Jacket, with one short closed tear, else rubs to extremities. pp: 362. [ BR1 / 4 Top ]. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$14.24