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THE LOWER MOUNT WSHINGTON VALLEY. Albany-Tamworth-Ossipee.
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THE LOWER MOUNT WSHINGTON VALLEY. Albany-Tamworth-Ossipee.

By Ultitz, Jean and Mabel Hidden.

Acadia, 1996. 127 pages, illustrated. "This collection of photographs, many never before published, graphically illustrate the beauty of the area, the strength and character of its people, and the simple and practical lines of the early homes, mills, and one-room schoolhouses." FINE SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$26.00

PLYMOUTH CHURCH RECORDS. 1620 - 1859. 2 Volumes.

Higginson Book Company:, 1984. First published in 1920 & 1923, these two volume are reprints of that edition from 1984, 848 pages total, illustrated. "These two volumes contain the first three volumes of the original records of the First Church In Plymouth, Massachusetts. 2 FINE HARDCOVERS.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$50.00

PEPPER AND PIRATES. Adventures In The Sumatra Pepper Trade Of Salem.

By Phillips, James Duncan.

Houghton & Mifflin:, 1949. 141 pages, illustrated in b&w. "This boo is the exciting sotry of Salem's pepper trade with Sumatra; of bllody encounters with Malay pirates; of ships captured by the pirates, and sometimes of their reovery with the help of other Salem vessels." FINE- HARDCOVER, GOOD DUST JACKET. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-free jacket.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

A STROLL THROUGH HISTORIC SALEM.
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A STROLL THROUGH HISTORIC SALEM.

By Chamberlain, Samuel.

Hastings House:, 1969. 122 pages, illustrated with b&w photos. "The anceint seaport of Salem, Massachusetts, is an unfailing magnet for many thousands of visitors who throng to the historic places of New England every year." FINE HARDCOVER, VERY GOOD DUST JACKET. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-free jacket. Signed by Samuel Chamberlain.. Signed by Author,. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Samuel Chamberlain. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

THE TOWN THAT SAVED A STATE. WESTERLY.

By Best, Mary Agnes.

Utter Company:, 1943. 283 pages. "The book as published was written by Miss Best. If errors have been found, they have been corrected. To add to the historical value a few notes have been added by the committee." VERY GOOD+ HARDCOVER. Blue cloth covers, lettering is bright on spine and cover.. Hard Cover. Very Good+/No Dust Jacket Present.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$36.00

DOVER DAYS GONE BY. An Illustrated History.

By Vara, Richard Hart.

Dover Historical Society:, 2010. 273 pages, illustrated in b&w. "Perhaps through the pages of this book we all will see more clearly not only our original community, but also the stages of evolution and change that ahve carried us to our place in the present." FINE- SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$30.00

REMINISCENCES & TRADITIONS OF BOSTON.

By Crocker, Hannah Mather and Edited By Eileen Hunt Botting and Sara L. Houser.

New England Historic Geneological Society:, 2011. 539 pages. "Hannah Mather Crocker (1752 - 1829) was born in Boston Mssachusetts to the Rev. Samuel Mather son of the Rev. Cotton Mather, and Hnnah Hutchinson siste of the Royal Governor of Massachhusetts, making her a Boston "blue blood" on both sides. Steeped in Boston's history, she composed the Reminiscences in the 1820s, in two versions, and created its appendix of related historical and liteary texts. When Crocker wrote this book, she had every hope that it would soon be published. After more than 180 years n manuscript form, her expectations have been fullfilled. Published for the first time in its entirety, this book contains an ably transcribed and annotated version of the text and appendix from the original manuscript." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

THE LAKES REGION NEW HAMPSHIRE. A Visual History.

By Bardwell, John D. And Ronald P. Bergeron.

Donning Company:, 1989. 192 pages, illustrated in b&w. "A large glacial lake formed when the Lake Wisconsin glacier began to lower in interior New Hampshire 13,000 to 12,700 years before the present. There was a long period of ice stagnation, which led to the formation of the lake system as we know it today. The big lake has approximately seventy-two square miles of water surface, has 274 habitable island and its greatest depth is 187 feet." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET, signed by Ronald P. Bergeron.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$40.00

THE WHITE MOUNTAINS NEW HAMPSHIRE. A Visual History.

By Bardwell, John D. And Ronald P. Bergeron.

Donning Company:, 1989. 200 pages, illustrated in b&w. "In this visual history the authors have traced the discovery, settlement, and development of the region beginning with Christopher Levett's published report of 'the Christal Hill" in 1628. Illustrated wth hundreds of old photographs from local archives." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET, signed by Ronald P. Bergeron.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$40.00

TIME AND CHANGE IN VERMONT. A Human Geography.

By Meeks, Harold A.

Globe Pequot:, 1986. 360 pages, illustrated. "This "human geography" tells the trye story of the Green Mountain States, the history behind the picture-postcard image. It focuses on Vermonters themselves- the places they settled, the lives they led, and the changes they witnessed." VERY GOOD SOFTCOVER, signed by author and historian Arthur Kaledin.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

THE TAVERN AT SEVENTY-FIVE 1934 - 1959. A Medley.

By Weeks, Edward (edited by).

Tavern Club:, 1959. 190 pages, illustrated in b&w. "Our objective is to show the Club has carried on in the ensuing 25 years, from 1934 to 1959, and to this purose we wanted the Club to speak for itself." VERY GOOD HARDCOVER. Black cloth covers, lettering is bright on the spine.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket Present.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

TRURO CAPE COD. Land Marks And Sea Marks.

By Rich, Shebnah.

Truro Bi-centennial Committee:, 1976. 580 pages, illustrated. This book is a reprint of the original edition published by Lothrup in 1883. The book details the history of this area from before English settlers arrived to the 1880's. FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$75.00

PANDORA'S KEEPERS. Nine Men And The Atomic Bomb.
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PANDORA'S KEEPERS. Nine Men And The Atomic Bomb.

By VanDermark, Brian.

Little Brown and Co.:, 2003. 399 pages. "In explaining their lives and their struggles, the author superbly illuminates the ways in which these brilliant and sensitive men came to terms with their horrific creation. The result is spectacular history and a moral investigation of the highest order." FINE- HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET. . Hard Cover. Fine-/Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$16.00

THE ALIENATED VOTER. Politics In Boston.

By Levin, Murray B.

Holt, Rinehart and Winston:, 1960. 84 pages. "This is a book about some people in Boston who feel angry, resentful, hopeless, and politically powerless, people who have come to believe that voting is meaningless and useless because politicians or those who influence politicians are corrupt, selfish, and beyond popular control." GOOD SOFTCOVER, lightly underlined in pencil, scarce. . Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE MAN AND WRITER.

By Wagenknecht, Edward.

Oxford University Press:, 1961. The second printing, 233 pages. "This is not designed as a chronological biography, although it contains much information concerning Hawthorne's life and work. Instead, it is a study of Hawthorn'e character and personality as reflected in his novels, his personal letters and journals, and all that has been written about him in his own lifetime and since his death." FINE- HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

ANDOVER AS I REMEMBER IT.

By Doherty, James D.

By the Author:, 1992. 397 pages, illustrated. "A lifelong redsident of Andover, the author has more than just senority in his corner as he remembers his hometown through the decades following WWI to the present." FINE- HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

THE CONNECTICUT TOWN. Growth And Development, 1635 - 1790.

By Daniels, Bruce C.

Wesleyan University Press:, 1979. 249 pages. This book " is a benchmark in Connecticut historiography and it will be certainly be an indispensable tool for any student investigating the origins or forms of communities of democratic local institutions in early Connecticut. This examines the process by which the local communities of the colony of Connecticut grew from small Puritan villages to the well-developed towns of post-Revolutionary years." FINE- SOFTCOVER. Soft Cover. Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

A PHOTOGRAPHIC HISTORY OF CAMBRIDGE. Patricia H. Rodgers, Charles M. Sullivan, And The Staff Of The Cambridge Historical Commission.

MIT Press:, 1984. 162 pages, illustrated with vintage b&w photographs and with a Foreword by Oscar Handlin. "This special edition was prepared for the Cambridge Savings Bank by the MIT Press. This book chronicles the earliest years of photography in Cambridge up to 1945. The diverse images reflect developments in photography as well in the urban scene." FINE HARDCOVER. green cloth covers, lettering is bright on the spine.. Hard Cover. Fine/No Dust Jacket Present.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall, oblong.

$50.00

SUMMER YESTERDAYS IN MAINE. Memories Of Boyhood Vacation Days,.

By Sperry, Willard L.

Harper & Brothers:, 1941. The first edition is stated, 263 pages, with pencil drawings by Charles H. Woodbury. FINE- HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jacket Present.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

DARK TIDE. The Great Boston Molasses Flood Of 1919.
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DARK TIDE. The Great Boston Molasses Flood Of 1919.

By Puleo, Stephen.

Beacon:, 2004. 263 pages, illustrated. "Shortly after noon on January 15, 1919, a fifty-foot-tall steel tank filled with 2.3 million gallons of molasses collapsed on Boston's waterfront, disgorging its contents in a fifteen-foot-high wave of molasses that traveled at thirty-five miles per hour. For the first time, the story of the molasses flood is told here in its full historical context. Tracing the era from the tank's construction in 1915 through the multiyear lawsuit." A fascinating history of the shabby construction of this tank and its aftermath. FINE SOFTCOVER. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

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