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HISTORY OF WORCESTER, MASSACHUSETTS, FROM ITS EARLIEST SETTLEMENT TO SEPTEMBER, 1836

by Lincoln, William

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Published
1862
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good++, wraps (softcover)
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Markham, VA: Apple Manor Press, 1862. PB. good++, wraps (softcover). Quality reprint of the original edition, on the shelf and read to ship. "With Various Notices Relating to the History of Worcester, County." 448pp.
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Eastern National, 2015. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0806109572 First published in 1957. "The Lynn and Braintree Ventures of the Company of Undertakers of the Ironworks in New England." The ironworks, constructed in the early 1640s, in the Massachusetts Bay Colony, was truly the forerunner of American 'big business.' It was also, perhaps, the most… Read more
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TREASURES OF MASSACHUSETTS - SPECIAL SECTION FOR THE BOSTON GLOBE'S 100TH ANNIVERSARY - SUNDAY MARCH 5, 1972

by Winship, Thomas (editor)

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Published
1972
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good, wraps (softcover)
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$10.00

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Boston, MA: Glove Newspaper Co, 1972. PB. good, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. Large folio supplement for the newspaper. 64pp.
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HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF CARVER MASSACHUSETTS - HISTORICAL REVIEW 1637-1910

by Griffith, Henry S.

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Published
2000
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very good, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780788416132
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$20.00

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Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, Inc, 2000. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0788416138 First published in 1913, this is a reprint of the original. 366pp.
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TWENTY-SECOND ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION, TOGETHER WITH THE TWENTY-SECOND ANNUAL REPORT WITH SECRETARY OF THE BOARD

by State of Massachusets

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Published
1859
Condition
good original black cloth (hardcover) WEAR - SEE NOTE
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$45.00

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Boston, MA: William White, Printer, 1859. HC. good original black cloth (hardcover) WEAR - SEE NOTE. Nice clean and tight book block. Bottom of spine worn with one chip lacking, wear on rear board, and outside gutter of spine. State report followed by Abstract of School Reports, and last An Abstract of school returns for the School Year… Read more
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MY VILLAGE, STURBRIDGE - [Old Sturbridge Village, Massachusetts]

by Bowen, Gary (text and designs by); Miller, Randy (engravings by, and he inscribed in 1977)

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Published
1977
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very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
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New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1977. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0374351104 59pp.
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PIONEER VALLEY: A PICTORIAL HISTORY

by McLain, Guy A.

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Published
1992
Condition
very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780898658262
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$16.50

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Virginia Beach, VA: The Donning Company Pub, 1992. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0898658268 The story of the Pioneer Valley of Massachusetts and the people who have lived there. The Pioneer Valley is along the Connecticut River and embraces the counties of Franklin, Hampshire and Hampden. 152pp.
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HUDSON [Massachusetts] - POSTCARD HISTORY SERIES

by Halprin, Lewis and the Hudson Historical Society

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Published
2008
Condition
fine, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780738562841
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$12.50

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Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2008. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 073856284X 128pp.
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RAMBLING THROUGH THE STREETS AND LANES OF NANTUCKET

by Stackpole, Edouard A.

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Published
1969
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very good, wraps (softcover)
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$15.00

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New Bedford, MA: Reynolds-Dewalt Printing,Inc, 1969. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. First published in 1947, this little volume rambles about the streets of this old town as well as through the by-ways of its history. 92pp.
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STREETCAR SUBURBS: THE PROCESS OF GROWTH IN BOSTON, 1870-1900

by Warner, Sam Bass

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Published
1973
Condition
good, wraps (softcover) foxing on edges of book block
ISBN
9780689701993
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$6.00

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New York: Atheneum, 1973. PB. good, wraps (softcover) foxing on edges of book block. B&W illustrations. ISBN 0689701993 First published in 1962. LIGHT FOXING EDGES OF BOOK BLOCK. This book tells who built the new city, and why, and how. Included here is a new introduction that considers the present suburb/city dichotomy and suggests what we can… Read more
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HISTORIC DOORWAYS OF OLD SALEM

by Northend, Mary Harrod

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Published
1926
Condition
good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) faint dampstain
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Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1926. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) faint dampstain. B&W illustrations. Nice bright stampings on the cloth - NOTE - very, very faint dampstain top corner of last ten pages. 96pp.
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GROTON DURING THE INDIAN WARS 1655-1760 - [Groton, Massachusetts]

by Green, Samuel A. (signed and inscribed by the author in 1885)

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Published
1883
Condition
original green cloth (hardcover) wear to cloth and spine
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$70.00

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Groton, Mass: published by the author, 1883. HC. original green cloth (hardcover) wear to cloth and spine. Some light edgewear, and at top of spine. Signed and inscribed by the author. 214pp.
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NEW ENGLAND OLD AND NEW: A BRIEF REVIEW OF SOME HISTORICAL AND INDUSTRIAL INCIDENTS IN THE PURITAN "NEW ENGLAND CANAAN,"..

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Published
1957
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good, wraps (softcover) some cover wear, light bumping
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Boston, MA: Old Colony Trust Company, 1957. PB. good, wraps (softcover) some cover wear, light bumping. B&W and color illustrations. Some light edgewear and bumping. 61pp.
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BOSTON'S NORTH SHORE

by Garland, Joseph E.

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Published
1978
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good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780316304252
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Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 1978. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0316304255 Being an Account of Life Among the Noteworthy, Fashionable, Wealthy, Eccentric and Ordinary, 1823-1890. 409pp.
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WABAN, EARLY DAYS: 1681-1918

by MacIntire, Jane Bacon (edited by)

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Published
1944
Condition
good, blue cloth (hardcover)
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$30.00

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Waban, MA: The Modern Press, 1944. HC. good, blue cloth (hardcover). B&W illustrations. The following history is dedicated to the memory of my father, William Chamberlain Strong. He chose Waban for his home on account of its natural beauty and he did much to enhance its attractiveness by laying out suitable streets and planting trees and flowers." 294pp.… Read more
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JAMAICA PLAIN - IMAGES OF AMERICA - [Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts]

by Sammarco, Anthony Mitchell

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Published
1997
Condition
very good+, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
0752405659128
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$6.00

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Dover, NH: Arcadia Publishing, 1997. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0752405659 128pp.
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A COPY OF THE RECORDS OF BIRTHS, MARRIAGES AND DEATHS AND OF INTENTIONS OF MARRIAGE OF THE TOWN OF HANOVER, MASS 1727-1857

by Prepared under the direction of Jedediah Dwelley, Morton V. Bonney, Eben C. Waterman, Melvin S. Nash, and L. Vernon Briggs

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Published
1898
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good, black cloth (hardcover)
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Rockland, MA: Press of Rockland Standard, 1898. HC. good, black cloth (hardcover). 319pp.
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BELMONT, MASSACHUSETTS - THE ARCHITECTURE AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE TOWN OF HOMES

by Lucas, Nora; Flynn, Kay; and, Zellie, Carole

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Published
1984
Condition
good, wraps (softcover) faint bump bottom corner
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$35.00

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Belmont Historic Dist. Comm, 1984. PB. good, wraps (softcover) faint bump bottom corner. B&W illustrations. Faint bump bottom corner, and light wear to covers. 116pp.
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SOUTH HADLEY - IMAGES OF AMERICA - [South Hadley, Massachusetts]

by Cronin, Irene and the South Hadley Historical Society

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Published
1998
Condition
good+, wraps (softcover) faint stain on foredge couple pages
ISBN
9780752413457
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$12.50

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Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 1998. PB. good+, wraps (softcover) faint stain on foredge couple pages. B&W illustrations. ISBN 0752413457 Faint stain foreedge of book block on a few pages, hard to notice. 128pp.
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MEMORIES OF A SMALL-TOWN YANKEE

by Richards, Kenneth G.

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Published
1985
Condition
very good, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
0912395044128
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Athol, MA: Miller River Publishing Co, 1985. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0912395044 128pp.
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