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Gotham

Gotham

by Burrows- Edwin G / Wallace- Mike

In this epic, Pulitzer Prize-winning work, Burrows and Wallace have produced a monumental history of New York City--ranging from the Indian tribes that settled the island of Manna-hatta to the consolidation of the five boroughs into New York in 1898.
The Power Broker

The Power Broker

by Robert A Caro

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. [1173]-1177.
Amusing the Million

Amusing the Million

by John F Kasson

Coney Island: the name still resonates with a sense of racy Brooklyn excitement, the echo of beach-front popular entertainment before World War I. Amusing the Million examines the historical context in which Coney Island made its reputation as an amusement park and shows how America’s changing social and economic conditions formed the basis of a new mass culture. Exploring it afresh in this way, John Kasson shows Coney Island no longer as the object of nostalgia but as a harbinger of modernity--and the... Read more
Celluloid Skyline

Celluloid Skyline

by James Sanders

James Sanders, a practicing architect, is the cowriter, with Ric Burns, of the award-winning public television series New York: A Documentary History, and the coauthor, with Burns and Lisa Ades, of the companion volume, New York: An Illustrated History. He has written on architecture and cities for the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, Vanity Fair, Interiors, and Architectural Record, and has completed design and development projects for the Port Authority, the Parks Council, the Landmarks... Read more
Our Crowd

Our Crowd

by Stephen Birmingham

Our Crowd is a book by Stephen Birmingham that documents the lives of prominent New York Jewish families of the 19th Century. Historian Louis Auchincloss called it "A fascinating and absorbing chapter of New York social and financial history... " There have been 14 editions of the book as of 2007.
Birds Of New York

Birds Of New York

by Elon Howard Eaton

The Epic Of New York City

The Epic Of New York City

by Edward Robb Ellis

Tin Horns and Calico

Tin Horns and Calico

by Henry Christman

Sunshine and Shadow In New York

Sunshine and Shadow In New York

by Matthew Hale Smith

A House Is Not a Home

A House Is Not a Home

by Polly Adler

Wedding Of the Waters

Wedding Of the Waters

by Peter L Bernstein

Naked City

Naked City

by Weegee

Leadership

Leadership

by Rudolph W Giuliani

The Bridge

The Bridge

by Gay Talese

A Shopkeeper's Millennium

A Shopkeeper's Millennium

by Paul E Johnson

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Delirious New York

by Rem Koolhaas

Rem Koolhaas is the internationally known architect, a founder of the Office for Metropolitan Architecture (O.M.A.) in Rotterdam, and author of the critically acclaimed S,M,L,XL.
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Lost New York

by Nathan Silver

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New York\'s Left Bank

New York's Left Bank

by Budny, Virginia

"Published in conjunction with the exhibition Left Bank New York : artists off Washington Square North, 1900-1950, curated and organized by Virginia Budny for La Maison Franc̦aise of New York University, New York City. The exhibition is on view from October 27 to December 15, 2006, and at the Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, New York, in Spring 2007"--Cover, p. [3].

Includes bibliographical references.
Old Bedford Days

Old Bedford Days

by Luquer, Eloise Payne

New York Today

New York Today

by Rothery, Agnes

New York Proclaimed

New York Proclaimed

by Pritchett, V S

The story of Mohonk

The story of Mohonk

by Frederick E. Partington

Turnpike Press, 1962. Hardcover. Good. 1962. 151 pages. No dust jacket. Beige faux-leather. Contains black and white photographic plates. Boards have mild shelf wear with light rubbing and corner bumping. Some light marking and sunning.
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£9.05
The Mohawk Valley: Its Legends and Its History

The Mohawk Valley: Its Legends and Its History

by Reid, W. Max

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1901. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Maney, J. Arthur. First edition. Former library copy, usual marks. Spots on front board, hinges loosening - title page loose but included. 1901 Hard Cover. xii, 455, [3] pp. Original navy blue cloth, gilt stamped titles & rules, black & white photograph mounted on front board. A history of the Mohawk Valley, including many details about the Mohawk and Mohican tribes, with dozens of illustrations from photographs... Read more
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$35.00
Rochester and Monroe County: A History and Guide (American Guide Series)

Rochester and Monroe County: A History and Guide (American Guide Series)

by Federal Writers' Project, Works Progress Administration, State of New York

Rochester, New York: Scrantom's, 1937. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Lacks jacket. Includes all three fold-out maps, though one is loose and laid in. Edges of first section of pages stained (does not affect maps), owner bookplate on front free endpaper verso. 1937 Hard Cover. 460 pp. 8vo. Maps on endpapers. Black & white photographs and maps throughout text. Includes excerpt from Their Wedding Journey by William Dean Howells, 1871, which mentions Rochester.
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$25.00
Biography of a River: The People and Legends of the Hudson Valley

Biography of a River: The People and Legends of the Hudson Valley

by John Mylod

Hawthorn Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1969. First Edition; First Edition. Hardcover. Book and dust in very good condition. Edited by Alee Thomas. This Valley has has contributed to Americana with colorful literature and distinguished Hudson River school of painting and cultural importance for over three centuries. From the Revolutionary War battles waged in the area to modern environmental concerns this rich area continues to be a national treasurer. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo... Read more
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$11.97
North German Lloyd Sailing Schedule and Rates of Passage, New York to Bremen

North German Lloyd Sailing Schedule and Rates of Passage, New York to Bremen

by North German Lloyd

New York: North German Lloyd, 1878. Very Good. ca. 1878 sailing schedule and rates of passage broadside for North German Lloyd ships from New York to Bremen via Southampton. Single sheet, printed recto only on yellow paper, measures 6 by 9.5 inches. Very good. Light soil and foxing to extremities, tiny puncture hole on title, else clean and unmarked.
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$40.00
1795 PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH LIMA, LIVINGSTON CO. NEW YORK Historical Sketch,  October 1st, 1895

1795 PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH LIMA, LIVINGSTON CO. NEW YORK Historical Sketch, October 1st, 1895

by McNair, William R

Philadelphia: Maccalla & Co.. Very Good+. 1895. Paperback. Soft covers. Clean Tight & intact. Illustration of the church. Front cover with slightly tanned edges. New York; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 28 pages .
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$20.00
ANNUAL REPORT OF THE SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS OF THE CITY OF UTICA School  Year Ending August 20, 1885 "Utica Public Schools"

ANNUAL REPORT OF THE SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS OF THE CITY OF UTICA School Year Ending August 20, 1885 "Utica Public Schools"

by N. Y. City School Superintendent

Utica, NY: Ellis H. Roberts & Co.. Very Good+. 1885. Softcover. Tan paper covers with black lettering. Text tight, clean & intact. Fold out illustration. Includes a list of teachers. New York ; Tables; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 82 pages .
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$20.00
BOTTOMING OUT NO. 44 FALL 2004 Barge Canal Construction: a Photographic  Glimpse

BOTTOMING OUT NO. 44 FALL 2004 Barge Canal Construction: a Photographic Glimpse

by Bartczak, Paul J

Canal Society of New York State. Very Good. 2004. Stapled wraps. Twenty pages of photos of barge canal construction in New York, 1914. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 27 pages .
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$14.00
The Canal and the Castle... and Other Good Things: Twenty-Five Former Residents Speak About Their Lives in the Brockport Area [New York]

The Canal and the Castle... and Other Good Things: Twenty-Five Former Residents Speak About Their Lives in the Brockport Area [New York]

by Chesnut, Eunice

Western Monroe Historical Society, Brockport, New York, 2001. Spiral-Bound Softcover. Near Fine. Chesnut, Glynn. 2001 Spiral-Bound Softcover. 104 pp. Firsthand accounts of life in the canal town of Brockport, New York, including many very early accounts (e.g., Phebe Brockway), together with commentary by Eunice Chesnut, and illustrations by Glynn Chesnut.
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$10.00
[Broadside]: Three Plays. Adam and Eve by Lawrence Sacharow, The Cantilever Rainbow by Ruth Kraus, and Centre for Death by Lawrence Ferlinghetti ... Spencer Memorial Church ... Brooklyn Heights

[Broadside]: Three Plays. Adam and Eve by Lawrence Sacharow, The Cantilever Rainbow by Ruth Kraus, and Centre for Death by Lawrence Ferlinghetti ... Spencer Memorial Church ... Brooklyn Heights

by (FERLINGHETTI, Lawrence, Ruth Kraus, and Lawrence Sacharow)

Brooklyn: [No publisher, 1976. Unbound. Very Good. Printed broadside. Approximately 5" x 12.55". Incorporates a photographic image. Several folds from mailing, and an old stapled as mailed, very good. Addressed to the poet Michael Benedikt. Scarce.
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$125.00
View from Hyde Park.  (Hudson River.)

View from Hyde Park. (Hudson River.)

by Bartlett, W.H. & G.K. Richardson, sc

London, 1837. View from the east side of the river at Hyde Park, people sitting in park land overlooking the majestic, boat-filled Hudson, and opposite mountains. Steel engraving 1837. B&w image approx 7x6", on paper approx. 10x8"
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$40.00
Report of the Board of Commissioners Representing the State of New York at the Cotton States and International Exposition

Report of the Board of Commissioners Representing the State of New York at the Cotton States and International Exposition

by Commissions, New York State Board of

Albany, NY: Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford. G/NO DUSTJACKET. 1896. Hardcover. Sm 4to., 302 pp., rubbed cover, tear into plate opposite pp.206 .
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$20.00
Chemical, Metal, Wood, Tobacco and Printing Industries; Present Trends and Probable Future Developments; Regional Survey of New York and Its Environs, Volume IA

Chemical, Metal, Wood, Tobacco and Printing Industries; Present Trends and Probable Future Developments; Regional Survey of New York and Its Environs, Volume IA

by Newcomer, Mabel; Et. Al

New York: Arno Press, 1974. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good. Reprint, 1974 (originally published in 1928). Cloth hardcover, Very Good copy, with previous owner's signature on the front pastedown, also with previous owner's last name on the front edge, minor soiling or discoloration to the page-edges, rubbing or wear to the tips and edges of the covers. Uncommon.
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$30.00
New York Confidential

New York Confidential

by Sharon Churcher

1986-08-06. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$117.16
Wild Flowers of New York

Wild Flowers of New York

by House, Homer D. John M. Clarke, Director, State Museum

Albany: The University of the State of New York, 1923. Hardcover. 264 plates representing the more common and conspicuous members of the State Flora, with full descriptive accounts. On each plate is the common and the scientific name of the species; most are in color. With an Index to Common Names inside the front cover. 2 volumes, thick 4to, Memoir 15, comprising Part 1: pp 1- 185pp & Part 2: pp 186-362, both with b&w and color plates, and many full page color photographs. Dark green gilt... Read more
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$195.00
Armin Landeck.  The Catalogue Raisonne of his Prints. with a signed Ltd edition print

Armin Landeck. The Catalogue Raisonne of his Prints. with a signed Ltd edition print

by Kraeft, June & Norman

Bethlehem, CT: June 1 Gallery, 1977. First printing. Hardcover. SIGNED by artist Armin Landeck and both authors. Limited edition of 75 copies (this no. 44) with a new impression of the original aquatint with dry point print "Locomotive" tipped in at the front, limited to 100 copies. Armin Landeck (1905 - 1984), American printmaker and art educator, Landeck's work is held in many collections, including the Brooklyn Museum, the Library of Congress, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the... Read more
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$350.00
Vassar College and its Founder

Vassar College and its Founder

by [Vassar College] Lossing, Benson

New York: C. A. Alvord, 1867. Hardcover. Good + overall. Early edition of the history of Vassar College and its environs. Benson John Lossing [1813-1891] was a charter trustee of Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY from 1861 until his death. Lossing was a Dutchess County, NY native and became a prominent engraver, illustrator, and historian. He was a part owner and editor of the Poughkeepsie Telegraph, then moved to NYC where he became editor and illustrator for J.S. Rothchild's weekly Family... Read more
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$95.00
ONCE UPON A CITY

ONCE UPON A CITY

by Grace Mayer

New York: Macmillan and Co., 1958. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good +. 9 x 11 in. Cloth boards. Condition is VERY GOOD+ ; minimal wear, very clean. Binding tight and text unmarked. NY. Stax.
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$20.00
Descriptive Guide of the Battlefield of Saratoga

Descriptive Guide of the Battlefield of Saratoga

by Sprague, Rev. Delos E

Ballston Spa, NY: Battlefield Publishing Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, corners rounded, sticker . liftoff on front free endpaper.. 1930. Hardcover. Navy cloth with titles stamped in gilt on front boards. Several photos of the Saratoga Battlefield by J. S. Woolley. Endpaper maps. Index, bibliography. ; 94 pages .
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$15.00
Atlas of New York and Vicinity

Atlas of New York and Vicinity

by Beers, F.W

New York: F. W. Beers, A. D. Ellis, & G. G. Soule, 1867. Hardcover. Very good condition. A variant of Beers atlas of New York, with maps of Dutchess & Westchester County. Folio, 37 maps, many folding. The New York general map and the Fishkill map are loose. A very tight and clean copy. Maps include New York & Vicinity; New York & Brooklyn; West Farms (Brooklyn), West Chester, Morrisania; Town of Yonkers; City of Yonkers (loose); Eastchester, Pelham & New Rochelle; Greenburgh; Plan... Read more
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$950.00
Osceola-Jewel of Tug Hill-1844-1984 A pictorial history of Osceolo, Lewis  County, New York

Osceola-Jewel of Tug Hill-1844-1984 A pictorial history of Osceolo, Lewis County, New York

by Moore, Lola & Elizabeth Quinn

Blossvale, NY: Compco Custom Printing. Good with No dust jacket as issued. 1985. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 096144830X . Limited edition #1476 of 2000. Stain on cover (coffee?) otherwise very good to fine condition. A detailed history of Osceola, Lewis Co., NY, a small farming community in northern New York State. A county history along with family information, photos, maps, and historical information. Scarce. ; Photos, Maps, Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 368 pages .
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$29.97
From the Age That is Past A History

From the Age That is Past A History

by De Kay, Ormond

New York: Harvard Club of New York City. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. 0964308800 . 490 pp. Photos. Index. Spine bumped. Endpaper photos. Describes the history of this private New York Cty club, from its founding in 1865 through to 1994. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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$30.00
Sunshine and Shdow in New York

Sunshine and Shdow in New York

by Smith, Matthew Hale

Hartford, CT: J. B. Burr and Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and worn, title page detached, usual library stamps and markings.. 1869. early printing. Hardcover. Rebound in reinforced brown cloth. Many engravings. The author provides a portrait of mid-nineteenth century New York City landmarks, historic figures, the "moneyocracy" and their high life, Wall Street, Rev. Henry Ward Beecher, Harper Brothers, John Jacob Astor, crime and police work, prisons, William B. Astor, Cornelius... Read more
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$25.00
Atlas of New York and Vicinity

Atlas of New York and Vicinity

by Beers, F.W

New York: F. W. Beers, A. D. Ellis, & G. G. Soule, 1867. Hardcover. Very good condition. A variant of Beers atlas of New York, with maps of Dutchess & Westchester County. Folio, 37 maps, many folding. A nice clean copy with a green leather spine. Folding maps on onion skin paper, in very good condition. The New York general map and the Fishkill map are loose. A very tight and clean copy. Maps include New York & Vicinity; New York & Brooklyn; West Farms (Brooklyn), West Chester,... Read more
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$1,250.00