Massachusetts

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Death At an Early Age

Death At an Early Age

by Jonathan Kozol

In this National Book Award-winning book, Kozol unflinchingly exposes the disturbing "destruction of hearts and minds in the Boston public school." A new Epilogue assesses the last 20 years of the educational system.
Nantucket, the Far-Away Island

Nantucket, the Far-Away Island

by William Oliver Stevens

Nature's Year

Nature's Year

by John Hay

The House On Nauset Marsh

The House On Nauset Marsh

by Wyman Richardson

The Great Hurricane

The Great Hurricane

by Cherie Burns

Common Ground

Common Ground

by J Anthony Lukas

The Charles

The Charles

by Arthur Bernon Tourtellot

Have Faith In Massachusetts

Have Faith In Massachusetts

by Calvin Coolidge

Where Land Meets Sea

Where Land Meets Sea

by Clare Leighton

Massachusetts Beautiful

Massachusetts Beautiful

by Wallace Nutting

The Book Of Boston

The Book Of Boston

by Robert Shackleton

The Nantucket Way

The Nantucket Way

by Robert F Mooney

Witchcraft At Salem

Witchcraft At Salem

by Chadwick Hansen

Recipes

Recipes

by Time Life

Boston

Boston

by Edwin M Bacon

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To Be Young Was Very Heaven

by Marian Lawrence Peabody

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Old Marblehead

by Samuel Chamberlain

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H Marshall Gardiner's Nantucket Post Cards, 1910-1940

by Geraldine Gardiner;Gardiner, H Marshall Salisbury

Massachusetts Books & Ephemera

Outlands

Outlands

by Finch, Robert

Boston\'s Immigrants

Boston's Immigrants

by Handlin, Oscar

THE MASHPEE INDIANS. Tribe on Trial

THE MASHPEE INDIANS. Tribe on Trial

by Campisi, Jack:

174pp. Wrps. An excellent copy. Y020.
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$20.00
HISTORY OF LEVI CROWELL as written by himself including THE DIARY OF HIS INCACERATION IN A  CONFEDERATE PRISON, 1862..

HISTORY OF LEVI CROWELL as written by himself including THE DIARY OF HIS INCACERATION IN A CONFEDERATE PRISON, 1862..

by Crowell, Levi

West Dennis, Ma. :Privately Printed., 1990. First Edition. hard cover. Fine/No jacket. 114pp. Illus. Hard bound. Fine copy.Levi Crowell\'s youngest brother was the founder of Thomas Y. Crowell Publishing Company Y019.
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$25.00
Boston

Boston

by Visalli,Santi

1988. Boston photographs by Santi Visalli, Rizzoli, 1988, hard cover, dust jacket, ex-lib, 224 pages, introduction by Thomas Boylston Adams.
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$4.00
Autographed Letter Signed as Congressman

Autographed Letter Signed as Congressman

by ORR, Benjamin (1772 - 1828)

Washington, D.C., 1818. unbound. 3 pages (front and back) with each two-page spread measuring 9.75 x 15.75 inches, Washington, D.C., March 14, 1818. Written to his friend at Bowdoin College, Prof. Parker Cleaveland, American geologist, called "The Father of American Mineralogy," pertaining to the marble columns that supported the Capital building prior to the British burning of Washington, D.C. in 1814, in part: "...You seem to suppose that I might have given you some amount of the marble... Read more
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$1,200.00
POEMS OF THE PILGRIMS

POEMS OF THE PILGRIMS

by Spooner, Z. H. (Compiler)

Boston:A. Williams and Company, 1881. First Edition. hard cover. Very Good/No jacket. Boston:A. Williams and Company. 1881. 99pp. Hardcover. 1st edition. With 2 mounted albumen photographs tipped in. (Plymouth Rock and Canopy and Pilgrim Hall, Plymouth). Green decorated boards, rubbed and lightly soiled with wear to edges but gilt still bright on spine. Internally, save for some general age-toning, a very good, tight, clean copy.
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$100.00
The System is Broken: Poems

The System is Broken: Poems

by Johnston, R.K

Toronto: New Artists, 2004. 47p., wraps lightly shelfworn; inscribed by the musician poet, one-time Dean of the Boston Conservancy.
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$12.00
Peace Politics Newsletter: no. 1 (Oct. 1963)

Peace Politics Newsletter: no. 1 (Oct. 1963)

by Hartman, Chester, editor

Cambridge, MA: Massachusetts Political Action for Peace, 1963. [8p.], stapled wraps, 8.5x11 inches, minor foxing and small rust stain on front wrap else very good condition. First issue of the pacifist, anti-nuclear newsletter with updates on peace activities around the country. Hartman was later fired from Harvard for his activism in the 1969 strike.
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$18.00
CAPE COD LEGENDS

CAPE COD LEGENDS

by Shoemaker, Elizabeth

(Hyannis, MA):(Cape Cod Advancement Plan), (1935). First Edition. soft cover. Very Good/No jacket. (Hyannis, MA):(Cape Cod Advancement Plan). (1935). 43pp+5pp ads. Illustrated. Stapled wrps. Red covers with oval cut out lightly soiled, with an occasional smudge scattered throughout, but otherwise in very good condition.
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$15.00
GOOD & DEAD   **INSCRIBED COPY**

GOOD & DEAD **INSCRIBED COPY**

by Langton, Jane

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Saint Martin's Press, LLC, 1986. 1st ed. fine in very lightly soiled dust jacket. Illustrated by Langton. INSCRIBED COPY with illustration by Langton on half-title page. "This agreeably malevolent book has a goodly number of its scenes set in the Old West Church of Nashoba, where far too many of the seemingly virtuous and righteous villagers have murder on their minds. The interplay of the pious teachings from the pulpit and the ensuing mayhem is deftly handled, as the... Read more
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$33.60
Historic Nantucket, Apl 1958 Vol. 5 No. 4

Historic Nantucket, Apl 1958 Vol. 5 No. 4

by Robbins, Alma (editor)

Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Historical Assoc. Very Good; Pictorial cover; stapled booklet; withdrawn from the Nantucket . Whaling Museum collection.. 1958. First Edition; 1st Printing. Paperback. Includes The Waterfront Studio, The Duck Factory and Keziah Coffin Fanning's Diary. ; Ex-Library; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages .
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$15.00
Most wonderful machine; mechanization and social change in Berkshire paper making, 1801-1885

Most wonderful machine; mechanization and social change in Berkshire paper making, 1801-1885

by McGaw, Judith A

Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1987. xv, 439p., illus., tables, first edition, very good condition in like dj. "Rejecting technological determinism, Judith McGaw effectively integrates labor, business, social, and women's history with technological history to bring to life the human decisions that made mechanization possible." - dj.
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$15.00
Memoir of Adin Augustus Ballou; written and compiled by his father

Memoir of Adin Augustus Ballou; written and compiled by his father

by [Ballou, Adin]

Hopedale: Community Press, 1853. Hardcover. 192p., very good first edition in the original brown cloth-bound boards stamped with design and rule, stamped spine with faded gilt lettering bearing title, faint edge wear, faded and slightly browned pink end papers with mild wear to back paste-down endpaper, slip laid in stating that the book had been a gift of A. A.'s sister Abigail Ballou Heywood. Contains Adin A, Ballou's biography, his writings, his death, the elegies and testimonials at his funeral, and... Read more
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$225.00
Inspiring Reform: Boston's Arts and Crafts Movement

Inspiring Reform: Boston's Arts and Crafts Movement

by Marilee Boyd Weber

Wellesley: Davis Museum and Cultural Center, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Wellesley: Davis Museum and Cultural Center, 1997. First Edition of 4000 copies. Folio (14.25" x 9"); 247p. Illustrated translucent dustjacket over blue cloth boards with blindstamped patter and bronze lettering. Jacket rippled with light edgewear, but no chips, tears, or marks. Boards are clean with front board bowing outward a bit. Binding is sound and pages unmarked. Not ex-library.
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$35.00
CAPE COD. A PICTORIAL HISTORY

CAPE COD. A PICTORIAL HISTORY

by Vuilleumier, Marion

Norfolk:Donning Company, (1982). First Edition. hard cover. Very Good/No jacket. http://www.parnassusbooks.com/image/data/books/2015/10/0_1025.jpg. 224pp. Illus. Hardbound. Fine copy. 1st Edition. Y021.
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$40.00
Come join the Pilgrimage, April 4th [handbill]

Come join the Pilgrimage, April 4th [handbill]

[Worcester, MA]: Worcester Area Clergy and Laymen Concerned About Vietnam; Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, 1969. 8.5x11 inch handbill, mimeographed one side, very good. Lists the itinerary for an anti-war march dedicated to Martin Luther King in the year after his death.
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$12.00
THE HISTORY OF PROVINCETOWN

THE HISTORY OF PROVINCETOWN

by Baker, Susan

(Burlington, VT):Verve Editions, (1999). First Edition. hard cover. Fine/Fine. http://www.parnassusbooks.com/image/data/books/2018/06/0_dsc07544.jpg. Signed by authors. (Burlington, VT):Verve Editions. (1999). 1st edition, signed by the author on the verso of the 1st free end-page. 64pp. Illustrated by the author.  Hardcover with dust jacket.  A fine copy with a fine dust jacket.  *This colorful book is an endearing visual description of one of the nation's most eclectic... Read more
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$35.00
Sam Adams: Pioneer in Propaganda

Sam Adams: Pioneer in Propaganda

by Miller, John C

Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1987. Hardcover. 437p., wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, illus., wraps worn, previous owner's name penned on verso of front wrap, sticker shadow on rear wrap else good condition.
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$15.00
CAPE COD REMEMBRANCES.

CAPE COD REMEMBRANCES.

by Ryder, Marion Crowell

Taunton: William S. Sullwold., (1972).. First Edition. hard cover. As New/No jacket. 128pp. Illuss. Hard-bound. Fine copy. Signed and numbered copy. Reminiscenses of West Dennis and the Bass River, late 19th. century and first half of 20th. century. 
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$25.00
CITY DOCUMENT NO. 68 INAUGURAL ADDRESS OF HON. JAMES H. KAY MAYOR OF THE CITY OF Fall River MASS. 1915

CITY DOCUMENT NO. 68 INAUGURAL ADDRESS OF HON. JAMES H. KAY MAYOR OF THE CITY OF Fall River MASS. 1915

by City Officers of Fall River, Massachusetts 1915

This is an exceptional copy of this rare and informative book. A great reference for the genealogist. The bool lists all the City of Fall River Officers for the year 1915 and offers a complete overview of their reports. Every Department is extensively covered from Education, Transportation, Parks. Health, etc. The list is endless. Most reports have a fold-out chart with the financial report for that department. This book is clean and the binding is excellent. There are 727 pages followed by about 200... Read more
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$500.00
THE MAYFLOWER MURDER.

THE MAYFLOWER MURDER.

by Kemprecos, Paul

New York:St. Martin's Press, 1996. hard cover. Very Good/Very Good. New York:St. Martin's Press. (1996). 292pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is worn at the edges but otherwise in very good condition. Book itself shows some mild shelf-wear. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. Overall, a very good copy. An Aristotle Soc Socarides Mystery. FB017
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$24.00
To the editors, Hammer & Steel..

To the editors, Hammer & Steel..

by A group of Oberlin students

Mattapan, MA: Hammer & Steel, 1967. Four-panel leaflet, vertical crease, some toning and wear, publishing a message to the editors from a group of students at Oberlin in October 1967. Homer Chase, a Maoist, created Hammer and Steel under the organizational name of the New England Party of Labor. The Oberlin students here ask H&S to reprint their statement for broad distribution. It calls on Oberlin students to follow the tradition of John Brown, who had been the son of a college trustee, by supporting... Read more
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$12.00
Over Boston:  aerial photographs

Over Boston: aerial photographs

by Gleason,Davis King

1985. Over Boston: aerial photographs by Davis King Gleason, 1985, Louisiana State University Press, hard cover, dust jacket, ex-lib, 134 pages, 130 spectacular photographs.
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$4.00
EARLY SETTLERS OF NANTUCKET. Their Associates and Descendants.

EARLY SETTLERS OF NANTUCKET. Their Associates and Descendants.

by Hinchman, Lydia S

(Salem, MA:Higginson Book Company), n.d.. 5th or later printing. hard cover. Very Good/No jacket.  (Salem, MA):(Higginson Book Company). No date. 347pp., including index.  Illustrated. Hardcover. Facsimile reprint of the 1901, second and enlarged edition, published by Ferris and Leach of Philadelphia. With wide margins and plates may not be as clear as in the regular edition. In very good, clean condition, inside and out. 
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$50.00
A sermon delivered before the Female Benevolent Society in Exeter, at their anniversary meeting, July 30, 1820

A sermon delivered before the Female Benevolent Society in Exeter, at their anniversary meeting, July 30, 1820

by Dana, Daniel

Newburyport: Printed by W. & J. Gilman, 1820. 18p., disbound, paper slightly browned. American imprints no. 948.
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$35.00
Rambles In Old Boston New England; Illustrated By George R. Tolman. Two volumes in One

Rambles In Old Boston New England; Illustrated By George R. Tolman. Two volumes in One

by Porter, Rev. Edward G

Boston: Cupples, Upshaw, And Company, 1887. First Edition. Hardcover. Good +. Large octavo; pp; xviii, (ii), 439, index; Illustrated with full page views, folding map; green decorated cloth, blue coated endpapers, spine lettered in gilt. Top edge gilt. Map has seperations at folds, A good or better copy with some edge wear, still a solid binding on a heavy book. One of the more scarce pieces on old Boston, nicely illustrated with a large folding map.
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$150.00