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The Story of Old Fort Johnson

By: Reid, W. Max

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007988

Condition: Good


Dark red cloth, lettered in gilt, with b&w photo illus. tipped on to front panel, gilt top edge. Moderately rubbed spine extremities, modest binding lean. xii,240 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Front inner hinge split with tape repairs, rear hinge split with evidence of repair. Former owner book plate on front pastedown. One plate detached at pp. 152-53 has been reattached with tape and shows a slightly ragged top edge. Acceptable reading/reference copy. Mohawk Valley, New York State. View more info

Old Historic Churches of America: Their Romantic History and Their Traditions

By: Rines, Edward F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000335

Condition: Very Good


1st ed.: Oct. 1936. Covers entire U.S. with separate chapters on the Cavaliers, Pilgrim country, Connecticut Valley, Washington D.C., New York and New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Middle Atlantic states, the Deep South, Midwest, Texas, Southwest. Bibliography, index. Light blue buckram, lettered in gilt. Ex-library with usual marks and stamps. Original binding, call label on lower spine. Modestly soiled, toned spine panel. Lightly rubbed edges. Firm, square binding. More than acceptable reference copy, with entirely cosmetic defects. View more info

Hudson River Day Line: The Story of a Great American Steamboat Company

By: Ringwald, Donald C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039383

Condition: Fine


Light blue-gray cloth, lettered in black. As issued. Color illus. dust jacket shows several short closed edge tears to front panel, former owner's signature in ink on upper front panel, now in mylar. x,228 pp., illus. w/ 250 historic photographs, maps; index. View more info

The Old Raging Erie . . . There Have Been Several Changes: A Postcard History of the Erie and Other New York States Canals (1895 to 1915)

By: Rinker, Harry L.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Berkeley Heights, NJ, Canal Captains Press: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038278

ISBN: 0961367504

Condition: VG+


Green pictorial wraps. Mild shelf/handling wear with light creasing along front joint, minor thumbing to covers. 96 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. From the author's collection. View more info

Indian History of New York State, Part III: The Algonkian Tribes

By: Ritchie, William A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Albany, NY, New York State Museum and Science Service:

Seller ID: 000175

Condition: Near Fine


ca. 1985. Ritchie is NY State Archaeologist. Minor edge wear, slightly soiled. Education Leaflet No. 8. View more info

Albany [New York] [Images of America]

By: Rittner, Don

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047434

ISBN: 0738500887

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff pictorial wraps. 128 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Slight bump to top front corner, light crease to bottom front corner, otherwise as issued. View more info

Mid-Atlantic Lighthouses: Hudson River to Chesapeake Bay (Lighthouse Series)

By: Roberts, Bruce, and Ray Jones

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Old Saybrook, CT, Globe Pequot Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033723

ISBN: 1564409848

Condition: Fine


Stiff color pictorial wraps. Mere hints of shelf wear, essentially as issued. [vi],86 pp., illus. w/ color photographs. View more info

The Tercentenary Year 1628-1928: A Record of the Celebration of the 300th Anniversary of the Founding of the First Church in New Netherland, Now New York, and the Beginning of Organized Religious Life Under the Reformed (Dutch) Church in America

By: Romig, Edgar Franklin

Price: $40.00

Publisher: General Synod of the Reformed Church of America: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012462

Condition: Near Fine


Black cloth, lettered in gilt, top edge in gilt, deckled fore-edge. Very slight shelf wear, for all practical purposes as issued. xv,542 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Contents and index leaves remain unopened. Original glassine wrapper no longer present. View more info

Flashback: A Fresh Look at Albany's Past

By: Roseberry, C. R.; Susanne Dumbleton (editor)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Albany, NY, Washington Park Press Ltd.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028827

ISBN: 0960546049

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff purple wraps. Slight shelf wear, nearly as issued. Square, uncreased binding. [x],198 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. View more info

Bessboro: A History of Westport, Essex County, New York

By: Royce, Caroline Halstead

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Elizabethtown, NY, Post and Gazette Print: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000244

Condition: Fair


History of Westport, Essex County, New York. Lacks front cover, title pg., prelims, pp. 1-8, textually complete from p. 9. [9-610] pp. + index. Chipped rear cover, partial spine panel. Binding copy only, as is, but very scarce. View more info

Catalogue of Manuscripts and Relics in Washington's Head-Quarters, Newburgh, New York, with Historical Sketch, and Descriptive Sketches of Revolutionary Localities in Vicinity [Catalogue Washington's Headquarters, Newburgh, N.Y.]

By: Ruttenber, E. M.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Newburgh, NY, Journal Publishing House and Book-Bindery: 1890

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 028967

Condition: VG+


Dark brown cloth, decorated in blind, lettered in gilt on front cover. A bit frayed at spine extremities, corners lightly bumped. Cloth is slightly separated along front joint, but joint and binding are absolutely firm. 102 pp., b&w frontis., additional drawings and maps, catalogue with more than 900 objects. Appears to be 1st thus of a second edition, and the first to be issued in hardcover, expanding upon an 1879 edition issued in wraps. View more info

The Adirondacks [Postcard History Series]

By: Schatz, Scherelene L.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 036208

ISBN: 0738563471

Condition: Fine


Stiff pictorial wraps. As issued. 128 pp. View more info

A Family Chronicle: A Record of Certain Members of the Hoose, Lowden, Schoff, and Whitney Families, Pioneers in Upstate New York

By: Schoff, James Stanley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Self-Published: 1977

Seller ID: 006655

Condition: Fine


ix,100 pp., illus. Blue buckram by Heckman Bindery, N. Manchester, IN. Apparent facsimile reprint (photocopied and bound in buckram) of the original edition, which was designed by Ronald Gordon at The Oliphant Press and limited to 125 copies (including 100 numbered). As issued in this form. View more info

Highlights Among The Hudson River Artists

By: Sears, Clara Endicott

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011873

Condition: VG-


Light green cloth. Deaccessioned from non-circulating museum library, nominally marked/stamped, little actual wear, clear-coated spine panel (slightly age-toned) with call number on lower portion. Moderately rubbed spine extremities and corners. xvii,217 pp., color frontis., 63 b&w plates at rear. View more info

Highlights Among The Hudson River Artists

By: Sears, Clara Endicott

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Port Washington, NY, Kennikat Press: 1968

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 011874

Condition: VG+


Light green cloth. Deaccessioned from non-circulating museum library, nominally marked/stamped, little actual wear, with call number on lower portion of spine panel. Very slightly rubbed spine extremities and corners, downgraded due only to library markings. xvii,217 pp., frontis., 63 b&w plates at rear. Re-issue of 1947 Houghton Mifflin edition. View more info

Historical Sketches of Franklin County and Its Several Towns with Many Short Biographies

By: Seaver, Frederick J.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Albany, NY, J. B. Lyon Co.: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018360

Condition: Near Fine


Brown cloth, lettered in gilt. Royal 8vo. Lightly rubbed spine extremities and corners, lightly spotted cloth on spine panel only. Front hinge shows evidence of neat minor mending. Text block edges a bit toned, interior clean and bright, binding firm. xii,819 pp. Mildly foxed endpapers, otherwise clean interior. Individual chapters on Altamont, Bangor, Bellmont, Bombay, Brandon, Brighton, Burke, Chateaugay, Constable, Dickinson, Duane, Fort Covington, Franklin, Harrietstown, Malone, Moira, Santa Clara, Waverly, Westville, Saint Regis Reservation, also War of 1812, Arsenal Green, Underground Ra... View more info

Lake George in History [12th Edition] [New York State - Adirondacks]

By: Seelye, Elizabeth Eggleston

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Lake George, NY, Elwin Seelye: 1897

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 030202

Condition: Good


Tan-gold stiff wraps, lettered/illus. in red. Binding reinforced with clear tape, chipped with 1/4" loss at both extremities, front cover fore-edge chipped with loss, minor loss along bottom back cover edge. [ii],108,[2] pp., folding map frontis. Former owner's signature along top edge of title page. Tanned along title page fore-edge and rear blank, interior otherwise bright and clean. Folding map shows tanning along binding edge, with minor creassing/chipping along a portion of top edge. View more info

The Wild Palisades of the Hudson

By: Serrao, John

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Westwood, NJ, Lind Graphics: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025585

ISBN: 0910389012

Condition: Fine


Dark green cloth, lettered in gold foil. As isued. Dust jacket shows very slight shelf wear, 1/2" closed tear along top front edge, now in archival mylar. xiii,169 pp., illus. This listing is for "The Wild Palisades of the Hudson," NOT "Railroad Ferries of the Hudson," apparently issued with the same ISBN. View more info

Long Island Genealogical Source Material: A Bibliography

By: Seversmith, Herbert F., and Kenn Stryker-Rodda

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Washington, D.C., National Genealogical Society: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000270

Condition: Near Fine


Special Publications of the National Genealogical Society No. 24. iv,121 pp. Very slight wear, virtually as issued. View more info

Blondin

By: Shapiro, Dean M.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada, Vanwell Publishing Ltd.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027057

ISBN: 0920277470

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff pictorial wraps. Slight crease along rear cover fore-edge, otherwise nearly as issued. Exceptionally scarce. View more info

Norwich Golden Anniversary 1914-1964: 50th Anniversary of the City Charter

By: Shinners, Louise S.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Norwich, NY, Golden Anniversary Committee, City of Norwich: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010104

Condition: Near Fine


Goldenrod stiff paper wraps. Booklet. 44 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Very slight handling wear, virtually as issued. Nicely preserved. View more info

Caudebec in France and England: The Origins of Jacques Caudebec, 1664-abt. 1764-1766, of Bolbec, France, and Deerpark, New York, Ancestor of the Cuddeback Family in America

By: Simons, Elwyn L.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Newbury Street Press: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039503

ISBN: 088082185X

Condition: Fine


Dark blue cloth, lettered in gold foil. As issued. xii,107 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Accompanied by a 4-page typescript review. Very scarce. Caudebec and allied names, including Boissel, Cressen, Gauvain, Hauguel, Leroux, Lesueur, Viard. View more info

Officers and Gentlemen: Historic West Point in Photographs

By: Simpson, Jeffrey

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Tarrytown, NY, Sleepy Hollow Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030409

ISBN: 0912882557

Condition: VG+


Stiff b&w pictorial wraps. Modest shelf wear, light spotting to lower front cover with small area of price sticker residue on upper front cover, sunned spine panel. Square, uncreased binding, clean interior. 224 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

A Short History of Mohonk

By: Smiley, A. Keith

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Mohonk Lake, New Paltz, NY, Mohonk Mountain House/Smiley Brothers: 1975

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 006175

Condition: Near Fine


New edition, with additional material: Jan. 1975. Booklet. 32 pp., illus. w/ line drawings. Virtually as issued. View more info

History of Duchess County, New York, with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of its Prominent Men and Pioneers 1683-1882

By: Smith, James H.

Price: $550.00

Publisher: Syracuse, NY, D. Mason and Co.: 1882

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039611

Condition: Very Good


Burgundy 1/4 leather, black pebbled cloth, lettered/decorated in gilt, bevelled edges, text block edged in gilt. 562,xxx pp., illus. w/ engraved plates with tissue guards. Leather split along joints with minor loss, though the joints themselves are firm; leather also chipped with loss extending up to 3/4" at spine extremities and handwritten "H" on lower spine panel. Covers shows modest wear with light spotting/foxing in a few areas. Intact hinges, with interior showing a few scattered light pencil marks in margins and very slight foxing in a few areas, generally very clean and... View more info