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Ballads of Old New York

By: Guiterman, Arthur

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Harper and Brothers: 1920

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047193

ISBN: B0029ENE4E

Condition: Good


Green 1/4 cloth, tan illus. paper covered boards, deckled text block edges. 1st edition: Feb. 1920. Spine panel cloth is darkened with central vertical crease, with lettering faded; covers toning toward edges, stain streak on back cover, rubbed with exposure at corners, chipped with surface loss at head of spine. Former owner's signature inked on front blank. [xi],301 pp. View more info

Eyes on an Era: Four Decades of Photojournalism by Irving Haberman

By: Haberman, Irving;Cronkite, Walter;Barth, Miles

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Rizzoli International: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028493

ISBN: 0847818675

Condition: Fine


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in blind and orange. Essentially as issued. Dust jacket shows slight shelf wear, now in archival mylar. 176 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

Down in Water Street: A Story of Sixteen Years Life and Work in Water Street Mission -- A Sequel to the Life of Jerry McAuley

By: Hadley, Samuel H.; J. Wesley Johnston, J. Wilbur Chapman, F. B. Meyer (intros.)

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York and Chicago, Fleming H. Revell Co.: 1906

Seller ID: 047330

Condition: Near Fine


Olive green cloth, lettered in white. 13th ed., also state Memorial Edition. [vi],255,[6] pp., b&w plates. Slightly rubbed extremities, text block edges a bit dulled by age, otherwise nearly as issued. Very nicely preserved copy. View more info

Philipse Manor Hall at Yonkers, New York: The Site, the Building and Its Occupants

By: Hall, Edward Hagaman

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, American Scenic and Historic Preservation Society: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028658

Condition: Near Fine


Dark green ribbed cloth, lettered and with front cover armorial device in gilt. Light shelf wear, a bit rubbed at spine extremities, a few slight surface marks to cloth. Former owner's signature on front pastedown, otherwise unmarked. Firm binding, clean interior. 255 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. View more info

A Drinking Life: A Memoir [SIGNED]

By: Hamill, Pete

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston and New York, Little, Brown and Co.: 1994

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 048302

ISBN: B00C7ET936

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED. Stiff color illus. wraps. Front cover lifting a bit, slight binding lean. Bottom corner crease to title and dedication pages. 266 pp. No indication of edition/ptg., may be BOMC. Signed by author on main title, no inscription or date. View more info

New York Noir: Crime Photos from the Daily News Archive

By: Hannigan, William J.; Luc Sante (intro.)

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047204

ISBN: 0847821722

Condition: New


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, oblong format. Brand new, as issued, dust jacket now in mylar. 160 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

Around Washington Square: An Illustrated History of Greenwich Village

By: Harris, Luther S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Johns Hopkins University Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028487

ISBN: 080187341X

Condition: Fine


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in silver foil. As issued. Dust jacket as issued, now in archival mylar. xiii,354 pp., illus. View more info

City in Time: New York

By: Hayes, William

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Sterling Publishing Co.: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038955

ISBN: 140273851X

Condition: Fine


Laminated pictorial boards, oblong format. As issued. Dust jacket shows very slight shelf wear, virtually as issued. 144 pp., illus. w/ color and historic b&w photographs. 1st edition w/ full number line. View more info

The Great Riots of New York, 1712 to 1873, including a Full and Complete Account of the Four Days' Draft Riot of 1863

By: Headley, Hon. J. T.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, E. B. Treat: 1873

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028210

Condition: Good


Original publisher's brown cloth, decorated in blind, spine panel lettered/illus. in gilt. Moderate shelf wear with mild surface rubbing to front cover cloth, mildly flecked back cover, lightly frayed at head of spine and with fairly minor exposure to corners (top front corner a bit layered), modest binding lean though firm. Text block edges dulled by age. 359,[1] pp. Lacking frontis., collated and otherwise complete. Overall, relatively minor cosmetic issues, still respectable. Among the earlier authoritative accounts of the 1863 Draft Riot, written within a decade of the events themsel... View more info

New York Enclaves

By: Hemp, William H.

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York, Clarkson N. Potter: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002587

ISBN: 0517519992

Condition: Near Fine


Ivory cloth, lightly soiled at spine extrems. Former owner signature on front flyleaf, else clean. Dust jacket shows chipped top spine extremity with minor paper loss, notch along bottom front edge, now in mylar. 53 pp., illus. w/ line drawings. View more info

New York

By: Hermann, Bernard (photographs); Millstein, Gilbert (text)

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York, Harry N Abrams: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028498

ISBN: 0810920719

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff color pictorial wraps. Light shelf wear, a bit of surface rubbing to covers. Square, uncreased binding. Fully illus. w/ color photographs. View more info

A List of the Issues of the Press in New York, 1693-1752

By: Hildeburn, Charles R.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, J. B. Lippincott Co.: 1889

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 023644

Condition: VG+


Off-print, reprinted from the Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography. Original wraps. Unopened copy, though mildly toned by age. 28 pp. Scarce. View more info

The First Hundred Years of the Mount Sinai Hosptial of New York 1852-1952

By: Hirsh, Joseph, and Beka Doherty

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027974

Condition: Near Fine


Gray illus. cloth, lettered in white and red. Light soiling and former owner's signature on front flyleaf, otherwise virtually as issued. Firm binding, clean interior. Dust jacket slightly chipped at head of spine with slight edge wear, several dark spots (likely tape scarring) on both flaps as well as light staining on adjacent flyleaves, now in archival mylar. xv,364 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Scarce, especially in dust jacket. View more info

Scenes from the Life of a City: Corruption and Conscience Old New York

By: Homberger, Eric

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028529

ISBN: 0300068824

Condition: Fine


Stiff color illus. wraps. As issued. x,358 pp., illus. View more info

722 Miles: The Building of the Subways and How They Transformed New York

By: Hood, Clifton

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Johns Hopkins University Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047647

ISBN: 0801852447

Condition: Fine


Stiff illus. wraps. Very slight pallet wear, essentially as issued. 336 pp., illus. View more info

New York: The Growth of the City

By: Howard, M. J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Chartwell Books: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047173

ISBN: 0785822097

Condition: New


Glossy color pictorial boards, oblong format. 160 pp., illus. w/ color plates. Brand new, as issued, no remainder marks. View more info

New York

By: Ishii, Kanji, with Petra Mason (photographs); Tama Janowitz (intro.)

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Assouline Publishing: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047290

ISBN: 2843237157

Condition: As New


Gray cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in white. Brand new, as issued. Color dust jacket with 1928 New York illustration is as issued, now in mylar. 976 pp., illus. w/ color photographs. NOTE: not the slipcased version. View more info

The Encyclopedia of New York City

By: Jackson, Kenneth T. (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT and New York, Yale University Press and New-York Historical Society: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 022104

ISBN: 0300055366

Condition: Fine


Black cloth, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket shows tiny closed nick along top front edge, otherwise as issued, now in archival mylar. xxi,1350 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Authoritative, exhaustive, essential. 2nd ptg. View more info

The Encyclopedia of New York City

By: Jackson, Kenneth T. (editor)

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027427

ISBN: 0300055366

Condition: Fine


Black cloth, lettered in gold foil. As issued, with note that front cover is very slightly bowed (original to issue). Dust jacket shows 1/8" closed tear along bottom front edge and minor stray pen mark at bottom corner, otherwise as issued, now in archival mylar. xx,,1350 pp., illus. View more info

Fifth Avenue

By: James, Theodore, Jr.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Walker and Co.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021791

ISBN: 0802703615

Condition: Very Good


Dark blue cloth, lettered in blind on front cover and in silver foil on spine. Both covers are sunned to a grayish hue along all edges, as is spine panel, but the book otherwise shows only slight shelf wear. Front endpapers slightly tanned. Lacking dust jacket. [x],310 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs throughout. View more info

New York

By: Janowitz, Tama (intro.); Kanji Ishii and Petra Mason (photographs)

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Assouline Publishing: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 036452

ISBN: 2843237157

Condition: Near Fine


Gray paper covered boards, lettered in white. Lightly bumped along top front edge near joint, otherwise as issued. 976 pp., illus. w/ color photographs throughout. Color illus. dust jacket shows very slight shelf wear and light rubbing to top rear corner. View more info

The Story of the Bronx From the Purchase Made by the Dutch from the Indians in 1639 to the Present Day

By: Jenkins, Stephen

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028821

Condition: VG+


Brown cloth, lettered and with front cover emblem in gilt, top text block edge in gilt. Mild shelf wear, lightly rubbed corners and spine extremities, a few light surface marks to cloth. Lettering somewhat darkened on spine panel. Text block edges somewhat toned by age. Firm binding, clean interior. Former owner signature on front pastedown, vintage gift inscription on front flyleaf, otherwise unmarked. xix,451 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates, large color folding map at p. 432 (fully intact). A solid copy, strong VG+ to Near Fine. View more info

The Greatest Street in the World: The Story of Broadway Old and New, from the Bowling Green to Albany

By: Jenkins, Stephen

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046062

ISBN: B00K259AWM

Condition: Near Fine


Brown clooth, lettered and with two front cover emblems in gilt, top text block edge in gilt. xxii,509 pp., 160 illus., 6 maps including folding plates. Lightly rubbed corners and spine extremities, text block edges a bit toned by age. Firm binding, clean interior. View more info

The Greatest Street in the World: The Story of Broadway Old and New, from the Bowling Green to Albany

By: Jenkins, Stephen

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046104

ISBN: B00K259AWM

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth, lettered and with two front cover emblems in gilt, top text block edge in gilt. xxii,509 pp., 160 illus., 6 maps including folding plates. 2nd ptg.: Jan. 1912. Modest rubbing to corners and spine extremities, minor bump to bottom front corner. Firm binding, clean interior. Front fixed endpaper shows an area of surface loss and surface tear where it appears a book plate has been removed. Gift inscription in pencil on upper front flyleaf, otherwise unmarked. View more info

The Mole People: Life in the Tunnels Beneath New York City

By: Jennifer Toth

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Chciago, IL, Chicago Review Press: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046254

ISBN: 155652241X

Condition: Fine


Stiff pictorial wraps. x,267 pp. Slightly rubbed corners, virtually as issued. 10th ptg. View more info