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Lost Boston

Lost Boston

by Jane Holtz Kay

LOST BOSTON is a visual feast, a stunning presentation of a city's physical development, and an eloquent appeal for the preservation of what makes the city special. Bringing history to life with more than 350 photographs and prints, Jane Holtz Kay traces Boston's evolution brick by brick and block by block, creating what THE WASHINGTON POST hailed as "an elegant architectural history, excellently illustrated."
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.
The Maritime History Of Massachusetts 1783-1860

The Maritime History Of Massachusetts 1783-1860

by Samuel Eliot Morison

From jacket: "Here is the first adequate account of the seafarers of the Old Bay State..."
The Book Of Boston

The Book Of Boston

by Robert Shackleton

Boston

Boston

by Walter Muir Whitehill

Massachusetts Beautiful

Massachusetts Beautiful

by Wallace Nutting

Recipes

Recipes

by Time Life

The House On Nauset Marsh

The House On Nauset Marsh

by Wyman Richardson

Boston's Immigrants

Boston's Immigrants

by Oscar Handlin

Common Ground

Common Ground

by J Anthony Lukas

While the Music Lasts

While the Music Lasts

by William M Bulger

Sou'West & By West Of Cape Cod

Sou'West & By West Of Cape Cod

by Llewellyn Howland

The Great Hurricane

The Great Hurricane

by Cherie Burns

Nantucket Island

Nantucket Island

by Robert Gambee

Common Ground

Common Ground

by Robert Finch

Nantucket, the Far-Away Island

Nantucket, the Far-Away Island

by William Oliver Stevens

A Pilgrim Returns To Cape Cod

A Pilgrim Returns To Cape Cod

by Edward Rowe Snow

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Quarterboards

by Sharon L Hubbard

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Massachusetts Books & Ephemera

Outlands

Outlands

by Finch, Robert

Jestem teraz w wojsku": komedja patriotyczna w 4 aktach

Jestem teraz w wojsku": komedja patriotyczna w 4 aktach

by Sitkowski, Joseph J

Adams, MA: Polonia Plays, 1944. 81p., slender paperback, text in Polish, a bit sunned and worn, a good (good only) copy. Title in English would be "I'm in the Army now," a four-act patriotic comedy; the curtain falls, p.81, on a rendition of "The Star Spangled Banner" and a character shouts "Whoopie!" --these last words printed in English.
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$40.00
A Sermon Delivered to the First Religious Society in Roxbury, December 11, 1783; being the first day of public thanksgiving, in America, after the restoration of peace, and the ultimate acknowledgement of her independence

A Sermon Delivered to the First Religious Society in Roxbury, December 11, 1783; being the first day of public thanksgiving, in America, after the restoration of peace, and the ultimate acknowledgement of her independence

by Eliphalet Porter

Boston: Adams and Nourse, 1784. Very Good -. Boston: Adams and Nourse, 1784. First Edition. Octavo (20cm.); removed, remnants of old leather to spine; 24pp. ([A]4 B-C4, collated complete). Textblock rather browned and foxed, a few tiny chips to margins, else Good to Very Good overall. Early post-Revolutionary War celebratory sermon, opening with the lines "That appearance of undissembled joy, and that look of lively gratitude, which are now diffused over the face of this assembly, together with the... Read more about this item
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$1,500.00
Sex & Math in the Harvard Yard, the memoirs of James Mills Peirce, a fictional biography

Sex & Math in the Harvard Yard, the memoirs of James Mills Peirce, a fictional biography

by Kennedy, Hubert

San Francisco: Peremptory Publications, 2000. Paperback. 195p., foreword, appendices, notes, very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Fictional "Memoir" of a closeted gay math professor who died in 1906.
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$45.00
Boston After the Great Fire

Boston After the Great Fire

by HARPER'S WEEKLY

New York: Harper's Weekly, 1872. unbound. Woodcut. Image measures 22 3/4 x 33 inches.<br/> <br/> This engraved view of Boston after the Great Fire of 1872 was published nationally in the December 14, 1872 issue of Harper's Weekly. The fire, which destroyed about 65 acres of downtown Boston, was the worst in the city history. Steamboats in the foreground hose down the burnt wharfs. Behind the harbor, the burnt downtown spreads out before the viewer as a mass of charred remains. To the... Read more about this item
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$200.00
Your rights as a worker: with special sections for Massachusetts workers

Your rights as a worker: with special sections for Massachusetts workers

by Vocations for Social Change, Labor Information Project

Cambridge, MA: Vocations for Social Change, 1978. 61p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, wraps mildly worn, pages evenly toned else good condition.
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$15.00
A little spasm at the home of Wolfgang Mozart; being a sketch printed from what is (supposedly) the original manuscript of the Little Journey of Mozart, as written by Elbert Hubbard

A little spasm at the home of Wolfgang Mozart; being a sketch printed from what is (supposedly) the original manuscript of the Little Journey of Mozart, as written by Elbert Hubbard

by Richmond, Clifford

Easthampton, Mass: Clifford Richmond, 1901. Pamphlet. 36p., 6x8 inch wraps, sewn binding; cartoon illus., decorative illustrations on most pages, front wrapper is missing, text block mildly edgeworn, back wrapper is slightly toned and chipped. Good. Parody of Elbert Hubbard.
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$25.00
Unfinished tasks of the Trade Union Educational League. With introductory remarks by Rich Koritz, president, Mass. T.U.E.L.

Unfinished tasks of the Trade Union Educational League. With introductory remarks by Rich Koritz, president, Mass. T.U.E.L.

by Foner, Philip [and] Rich Koritz

Chelsea, MA: Massachusetts Trade Union Educational League, 1979. Pamphlet. 21p., softbound in saddle-stitched wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, a nice clean copy. Celebrates the opening of the labor school. Fighting Worker Labor Series #1.
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$12.00
FIFTH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BOARD OF MANAGERS OF THE MASSACHUSETTS COLONIZATION SOCIETY

FIFTH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BOARD OF MANAGERS OF THE MASSACHUSETTS COLONIZATION SOCIETY

by Massachusetts Colonization Society;

Boston, 1846. Original printed wraps, stitched, 32pp. Wraps with several chips. Rubberstamps and perforation stamp. Else a clean text. Good+. LCP 6524.
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$75.00
Boston: Portrait of a City

Boston: Portrait of a City

by Walter Muir Whitehill

Barre, , 1964. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Poor. Illustrator: Katharine Knowles. Book Profusely illustrated with b/w photos 2nd Printing. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 112 pages. Item Type: Book. Clean and bright pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Glassene wrapper is torn and with some loss. No inscriptions. Illustrator: Katharine Knowles. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Travel & Places; ; . Please contact H4o Books if you... Read more about this item
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$7.70
The Bristol County Philatelist [First twelve issues]

The Bristol County Philatelist [First twelve issues]

Taunton, MA: Kirby & Benton, 1897. First twelve issues of the monthly newsletter, all produced for 1897; 8 pages each, 2.75x4.25 inches each, very good; also included is vol. II no. 3. Reports on local stamp collectors' meetings and chats on philatelic topics.
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$20.00
Pepper and Pirates

Pepper and Pirates

by Phillips, James Duncan

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1949. xii, 141p., furnished with a few period illustrations on coated inserted stock and doublespread map endsheets, hardbound in first edition green cloth boards and dust jacket. Text is printed largepoint, is not scholarly, and shows minimalist production values, we assume this to be a treatment for young adults. Nicely preserved copy, clean, sound and unmarked.
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$12.00
Massachusetts and Rhode Island

Massachusetts and Rhode Island

by MORSE, Sidney Edwards

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1842. unbound. very good. Map. Color wax engraving (cerograph). Image measures 12" x 14.75".<br/><br/> Great map of Massachusetts and Rhode Island divided into counties and townships showing towns, major routes, waterways and railroads. A fine example of Sidney Edwards Morse's wax engraving technique, from "The Cerographic Atlas of the United States". Minor toning and scattered foxing to margins. A few scattered... Read more about this item
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$150.00
MANUSCRIPT LETTER FROM BROOKLINE MASSACHUSETTS TO A BAR HARBOR MAINE GRANDMOTHER.

MANUSCRIPT LETTER FROM BROOKLINE MASSACHUSETTS TO A BAR HARBOR MAINE GRANDMOTHER.

by EMERY, William Jr

Single sheet stationery measuring 9 x 6 inches. Letter from a High Street address in Brookline, Mass., dated January, 1906. Letter housed safely now in a clear protective display sleeve with white card-stock backing board. Letter only; there is no envelope. Transcription as follows: Dear Gramma, Will answer the letter you wrote to sis, We are all right dont worry about any dreams. Sis hasnt had any time to do anything. I just wrote this letter to let you know that we are all right. How is every thing... Read more about this item
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$14.45
A Sermon, preached at the installation of the Rev. Jedidiah Morse, A.M. to the pastoral care of the church and congregation in Charlestown, on the 30th of April, 1789 [David Osgood's copy]

A Sermon, preached at the installation of the Rev. Jedidiah Morse, A.M. to the pastoral care of the church and congregation in Charlestown, on the 30th of April, 1789 [David Osgood's copy]

by [Jedidiah Morse] Jeremy Belknap and David Osgood

Boston: Samuel Hall, 1789. Good. Boston: Samuel Hall, 1789. First Edition. Octavo; removed, contents entirely disbound; 32pp. [[A]4 B4 C8, collated and complete with half title). Textblock rather spotted, extremities trimmed partly affecting ownership signature of David Osgood at top margin of half title (serving as upper cover), else a Good, complete copy. Uncommon sermon delivered in honor of the newly appointed Charlestown minister Jedidiah Morse (1761-1826), whose school textblock "Geography Made... Read more about this item
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$250.00
No retreat! Extend the busing! Not white against black, but class against class! [handbill]

No retreat! Extend the busing! Not white against black, but class against class! [handbill]

New York; Somerville, MA: Spartacist League / Spartacist Youth League, 1975. 8.5x11 inch sheet printed both sides, very good. Reprints a Workers Vanguard piece, together with an announcement of talks by Marc Freedman and Gerald Smith in NYC and Boston.
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$17.00
ADDRESS OF THE DEMOCRATIC STATE CENTRAL COMMITTEE TO THE PEOPLE OF MASSACHUSETTS

ADDRESS OF THE DEMOCRATIC STATE CENTRAL COMMITTEE TO THE PEOPLE OF MASSACHUSETTS

by Massachusetts Democratic State Central Committee

[Worcester?, 1850. 7, [1 blank] pp. Stitched, untrimmed, generously margined. Printed in double columns. Small burn mark on pages 5-7 costing several letters. Good+. The State Central Committee adopts Calhoun's Compact Theory of the Union, i.e., that each State constitutes a separate sovereignty bound to the others by a solemn compact. The Committee opposes the Whig "aristocracy" and the abolitionist Free Soilers, and supports the Compromise of 1850.
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$50.00
The Great Hurricane: 1938

The Great Hurricane: 1938

by Burns, Cherie

Grove Press, 2006. Paperback. Acceptable. Readable copy. Pages may have considerable notes/highlighting. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$7.98
Mapping Boston

Mapping Boston

by Krieger, Alex, David Cobb and Amy Turner, editors, contributions by David Bosse, James Carroll etc

Cambridge: MIT Press, 1999. Hardcover. xiv, 278p., 12x11.75 inches, foreword, introduction, appendixes including timeline, glossary, chronology, indexes, illustrated throughout with maps in colors, photos and vignettes, very good second printing in cloth and unclipped dj.
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$40.00
The colonial strike, by Jim Bollen (bound with) A small strike by John Emery Mitchell (with Steve Miller)

The colonial strike, by Jim Bollen (bound with) A small strike by John Emery Mitchell (with Steve Miller)

by Bollen, Jim and John Emery Mitchell (with Steve Miller)

[Boston?]: n.pub, 1976. Pamphlet. 17, 11p., the two essays are bound dos a dos in a single staplebound booklet, very good but for old price sticker. Amalgamated Meat Cutters & Butcher Workmen's strikes, both in Massachusetts.
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$18.00
The Life of Horace Mann: Educator and Statesman

The Life of Horace Mann: Educator and Statesman

by Williams, E. I. F

New York: Macmillan, 1937. Hardcover. xii+367p., sturdy green cloth boards in dust jacket, the first edition. Aside from a bookplate on pastedown, a perfectly sound clean copy although the dj is somewhat frayed and chipped.
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$12.00
Women and life on earth, a Northeast coalition for feminism and ecology, summer 1980 [and] Women and Life on Earth a conference on eco-feminism in the '80s, March 21-23, 1980 [poster]

Women and life on earth, a Northeast coalition for feminism and ecology, summer 1980 [and] Women and Life on Earth a conference on eco-feminism in the '80s, March 21-23, 1980 [poster]

Amherst, 1980. Pamphlet. [7]p., 8.5x11.5 inches, wraps lightly worn, mailing fold, address label, else very good condition. 1980 conference program poster 10x17.5 inches, bright green; with mailing folds, otherwise very good.
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$18.00
Answers to Your Questions About the McLean Plan Vote July 20th 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. See list of polling places on page 32

Answers to Your Questions About the McLean Plan Vote July 20th 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. See list of polling places on page 32

by Citizens to Save Belmont

Belmont MA: Citizens to Save Belmont, 1999. 32p., softbound in 8.5x5.5 inch staplebound wraps, amateur plate map, very good clean copy. Not in OCLC.
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$10.00
The Sacco-Vanzetti case

The Sacco-Vanzetti case

by Fraenkel, Osmond K

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1931. Hardcover. xv, 550, xv p., front. (map and illus.), 2 folded maps, gilt lettering on spine dulled else very good condition. American trials.
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$20.00
The Maritime History of Massachusetts 1783-1860

The Maritime History of Massachusetts 1783-1860

by Morison, Samuel Eliot

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1961. Ex-library with typical treatments, many blacked out. Sentry Edition, cloth trade paperback. 419 pages with black and white illustrations. Spine was previously covered with cello tape, tape is gone, but some hard adhesive residue remains; edgewear; blue dots on top. Thanks for shopping with us. 100% of your purchase benefits charity and supports literacy and life-long learning. . Trade Paperback. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.... Read more about this item
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$5.00
A chart exhibiting the normal course &amp; velocity of the tidal current at ebb in Boston Harbor

A chart exhibiting the normal course & velocity of the tidal current at ebb in Boston Harbor

by BACHE, A.D. & U.S. COAST SURVEY

Washington: Government Printing Office, 1851. unbound. Sea chart. Uncolored engraving. Image measures 7.5 x 9 inches.<br/> <br/> This fantastically detailed sea chart issued by the United States Coast Survey in 1851 beautifully depicts the Boston Harbor and tidal currents. It extends as far north as Nahant, as far south as Petticks Island, to Hull, and as far west as Boston.The map is in good condition, with minor toning.<br> <br> Alexander Dallas Bache (1806-1867) was an... Read more about this item
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$100.00