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PISCATAQUA PIONEERS. Selected Biographies Of Early Settlers In Northern New England.

Piscaqua River:, 2000. 566 pages. "The Piscataqua Pioneers is a society for descendants of the early settlers in the Piscataqua River area, its tribuatries, and the contignous towns in New Hampshire and Maine." FINE- HARDCOVER, with some pencil notations adding information to the book by the previous owner of this book. FINE DUST JACKET, with CD as new.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$65.00

GILDED. How New Port Became America's Richest Resort.
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GILDED. How New Port Became America's Richest Resort.

By Davis, Deborah

Wiley:, 2009. 309 pages, illustrated. "There is rich- and there is Newport rich. Home to the Astors, the Vanderbilts, and other superwealthy American aristocrats, Newport, Rhode Island, has been a storied playground, cloaked in legend and mystery." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

THE LIFE AND WRITINGS OF BETESY CHAMBERLAIN. Native American Mill Worker.
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THE LIFE AND WRITINGS OF BETESY CHAMBERLAIN. Native American Mill Worker.

By Ranta, Judith A.

Northeastern University Press:, 2005. 284 pages, illustrated. "During the 1830s and 1940s, Betsey Guppy Chamberlain, a mixed-race writer of English and Algonkian heritage, labored in the textile mills of Lowell Massachusetts, where she penned colorful stories and sketches for two workers' magazines- the Lowell Offering and The New England Offering." FINE SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$26.00

THE CLARKE & LAKE COMPANY: The Historical Archaeology Of A Seventeenth-Century Maine Settlement.

By Baker,Emerson W.

Maine Historic Preservation Commission:, 1985. 19 Figures, 26 Plates, 93 pages + Preface. "Early Maine has been largely ignored and misunderstood by historians, who tend to pass it by in their hurry to study the Puritans of southern New England. Under such conditions, this monograph is meant to add to the growing body of interdisciplinary knowledge, which will eventually lead to a more accurate cultural history of early Maine." FINE SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

TALES AND TRAILS OF MARTHA'S VINEYARD.

By Allen, Joseph C.

Little Brown and Co.:, 1949. First published in 1938, this book is the third printing from May 1949, 234 pages, illustrated with b&w photographs. FINE- HARDCOVER, blue cloth covers, lettering is bright on the spine and cover. Signed by the author.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jacket Present.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

MY DAD FIXED THE LIGHTHOUSE. Baker's Island Light Salem, Massachusetts.

By Nally, Martin J.

Planetlighthouse.con, 2000. "The United States Coast Gyard wanted young Marty's father to restore Baker's Island Lighthouse off the coast of Massachusetts, and Marty and his family would be spending the whole summer on Baker's Island." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET, signed by author.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Christopher J. Burnham. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

THE FRENCH CANADIAN HERITAGE IN NEW ENGLAND.
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THE FRENCH CANADIAN HERITAGE IN NEW ENGLAND.

By Brault, Gerard J.

University Press of New England:, 1986. 282 pages, illustrated. "New England's third largest ancestry group- after the English and Irish- is finally getting some respect. This book is the most complete and well-rounded portait created to date." FINE SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

THE HISTORY OF THE BRIGHAM FAMILY Descendants Of Thomas Brigham.

By McClure, Rhoda R. (Compiled by).

Newbury Street Press:, 2010. 1,002 pages. "Acontinuation of the 1907 and 1927 volumes by W. I. Tyler Brigham and Emma Elisabeth Brigham. The aims of this new work are three-fold: to review and update the accounts of the family's founder in America (and his children and grandchildren) that appeared in the earlier volumes; and, in some cases, to amend or correct material in the earlier books." FINE HARDCOVER, GREEN CLOT COVERS, NEW. . Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$150.00

THE GILDED AGE OF RANGELEY MAINE.

By Priest, Gary.

By the Author:, 2009. 402 pages, illustrated. "Back when Rangley Lake was still known as Oquossoc Lake, the glorious camps of The Gilded Age began to rise on the shores of mid-Maine. The living presence-as well as the ghosts- of these magnificent camps can still be seen in Rangeley. Let Gary Priest be your guide on a tour of the camps as they were then and are now." FINE SOFTCOVER, signed by the author.. By the Author.. Soft Cover. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$100.00

VITAL RECORDS OF HAMPTON, NEW HAMPSHIRE TO THE END OF THE YEAR 1900. Volume Two.

By Sanborn, George Freeman ,Jr. And Melinde Lutz Sanborn.

New England Historic Geneological Society:, 1998. 626 pages. This Volume Two consists of :Church records, Cemetery Records, Private Records and Bible Records." FINE HARDCOVER, red cloth covers. New.. Hard Cover. Fine/No Dust Jacket Present.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

MY FRIEND, MY FRIEND. The Story Of Thoreau's Relationship With Emerson.

By Smith, Harmon.

University of Massachusetts Press:, 1999. 216 pages. "Smith makes canny use of the voluminous personal journals of the two writers, weaving their published work with their personal jottings to track the constant osciallations of a problematic relationship." FINE SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

AROUND SOMERSWORTH. From The Collection Of The Somersworth Historical Society.

By Clark, Frank E. & MaryBeth Faucher (compiled by)

Arcadia Publishing:, 1995. 127 pages, illustrated. "Collected in this fascinating visual history are over 200 photographs which together reflect the rich and diverse history of Somersworth and the nearby towns of Rollinsford and Berwich from the early industrial age to the 1960s." FINE SOFTCOVER. FINE SOFTCOVER 9"l x 6"w Weight: 10 oz.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

ANCESTORY OF PHILIP JOSEPH CURRIER

By Currier, Philip Joseph.

By the Author:, 2000. 971 pages + 371 geneological charts. This book is divided into 3 sections: Ancestors Who Did Not Emigrate: 711 with surnames; Immigant Ancestors: 492 with surnames; and Ancestors Born in New England 422 with surnames. FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$40.00

REMINANTS OF HEROES. The Assyrian Experience.

By Donabed, Sargon.

Assyrian Academic Society Press: 177 pages, illustrated. "This book charts the life, dispersion, and arrival to New England of a small but extremely important segments of the Assyrian People; The Assyrians of the town of Kharput, in modern-day Turkey." FINE SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

MARGARET WINTHROP.

By Earle, Alice Morse.

Corner House Publishers:, 1975. 341 pages. "Although much has been written about John Winthrop, the first governor of The Massachusetts Bay Colony, few studies concerned with his wife, Margaret have ever been published." FINE HARDCOVER, VERY GOOD DUST JACKET. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-free jacket.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

THE NEW ENGLAND MILL VILLAGE, 1790 - 1860.
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THE NEW ENGLAND MILL VILLAGE, 1790 - 1860.

By Kulik, Gary, Roger Parks, and Theodore Z. Penn (edited by).

MIT Press:, 1982. 520 pages. "This book provides a fine source introduction to a major story in the beginning of American industrialism. This book documents the growth of the New England textile mill village, covering the social, labor, economic, and technical aspects of this chapter in the development of American enterprise." FINE HARDCOVER, VERY GOOD- DUST JACKET. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-free jacket.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

GODS IN GRANITE. The Art Of The White Mountains Of New Hampshire.
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GODS IN GRANITE. The Art Of The White Mountains Of New Hampshire.

By McGrath, Robert L.

Syracuse University Press:, 2001. 216 pages, illustrated in color and b&w. The author "leads a tour of New Hamphire's White Mountains through art and illustration spanning three centuries. Extending, from the late 18th to the late 20th century, the author includes by far the most extensive collection of pictorial works relating to the White Mountains to date." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$35.00

THE LIFE OF HENRY DAVID THOREAU.

By Sanborn, F. B.

Gale Research Company:, 1968. This book is a modern reprint of the 1917 edition, 542 pages, illustrated. "Including many essays hitherto unpublished and some account of his family and friends." FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/No Dust Jacket Present.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

HENRY DAVID THOREAU. A Biography.

By Harding, Walter.

Knopf:, 1967. First published in 1965, this book is the second printing from January 1967, 472 pages + Index. The author "provides us with an intimately detailed and intensive background to Thoreau's creative miracles and revesals new aspects of his life that may surprise even the well-informed." FINE HARDCOVER, VERY GOOD+ DUST JACKET. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-free jacket.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

PASSAGE TO WALDEN.

By Cook, Reginald L.

Russell & Russell:, 1966. 253 pages, the Second edition containing a Kay to References and Citations. "Thoreau is as near the Emersonian concept of Man Thing as any writer of his or our time." FINE- HARDCOVER, red cloth covers, lettering is bright on the spine. Upper corners bumped slightly does not affect the text.. Hard Cover. Fine-/No Dust Jacket Present.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

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