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1 1892- 1893 Penobscot County Business Directory
Bangor Me. Poole & Yeaton Publishing Co. 1892 First Edition. Cloth Good Business Catalogue 
Brown cloth gilt title. Adertisements, then 3/4 of pages pated with newspaper clippings: Flings At Things by D. M. S. and others, at pg 58 normal business ads are untouched, Eddington, Enfield, Etna, Exter, Garland, Hampden, Hermon, Holden, ect. 106 pgs. Rare Maine business Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 75.00 USD
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2 Acts and Resolves of the Fiftieth Legislature of the State of Maine 1871
Augusta Maine State of Maine 1871 First Edition. Original Wraps Good Law Owners Name
Card/cloth spine, some wear, creases, dampstains 295 pgs Index. scarce 
Price: 40.00 USD
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3 Addresses By Rev. Jese Appleton, D. D. Late President of Bowdoin College. Delivered at the Annual Commencement, from 1808 to 1818; with a Sketch of His Character.
Brunswick, Maine Joseph Griffin. Printer 1820 First Edition. leather/marbled Very Good Americana 
Gilt designed, banded leather, title spine, grey marbled boards, minor edgewear, marbled fep, rep, marbled foredges. Bookplate of Samuel Appleton. 176 pgs. Excellent copy of scarce Bowdoin history 
Price: 125.00 USD
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4 Aroostook County (Maine) Business and Residential Directory 1905-1906
Newton Mass. Newton Journal Publishing Co. (Successors to Sparrow & Co) 1905 First Edition. Cloth w/b/w Paste-on Very Good American History 
Containing the names, addresses and occupations of more than 20,000 citizens, a complete, classified business and residential directory of Houlton (Shire Town), Fort Fairfield, Fort Kent, Presque Isle, Caribou, New Sweden, Limestone, Island Falls, Washburn, Blaine, Mars Hill, Van Buren, Ashland ect., list of and names on the free delivery routes, index to streets, roads, public buildings and plantaions, with very much other useful information and valueable data of the wonders beauty and resources of the famed county of Aroostook and a correct map of the same. Advertisments, on fore-edge, covers, pink pages, even on folding map face. Map: Northern Maine Hunting & Fishing Bangor & Aroostook Railroad, excellent condition, foldout Bird's Eye View of Houlton, excellent, 456 pgs. Quite Rare none in Minerva. 
Price: 295.00 USD
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5 Bitter Sweet the Magazine of Maine's Hills & Lakes Region August, 1979 Vol. II, No. 10
Oxford, Me BitterSweet 1979 First Edition.. Decorative Paper Very Good Americana David Clough 
Color cover art by David Clough Heading Out & Going On Issue Space Station puts Andover on the Map article with photographs. 64 pgs. ads Rare issue Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 50.00 USD
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6 Correspondence Respecting the Transit Traffic Across Holland of Materials Susceptible of Employment as Military Supplies. Miscellaneous. No. 17 (1917)
London His Majesty's Stationary Office 1917 First Edition. Original Wraps Very Good Military History Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
String bound 12 pgs. Presented to both Houses of Parliament by Command of His Majesty November 1917. Scarce OCLC lists 35 copies. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Price: 75.00 USD
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7 District of Kansas in the Circuit Court of the United States for the District of Kansas. Thomas Barrett, Relator, Vs. Henry Hopkins Respondent. The United States of America
Kansas United States Government 1879 First Edition. Original Wraps Very Good Military History 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Green stiff paper. 4 pages. minor wear. Court Marshall of Henry Hopkins in 1879. D. G. Swaim Judge- Advocate, U. S. Army, Attorney for Respondent. Evidence and ruling. Very RARE OCLC list 0 copies. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 90.00 USD
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8 Eastern Branch, National Home D.V.S. Maine
Augusta Maine Maine Farmer Publishing 1909 First Edition. Paper Good Military History Black and White Photos 
Rare, approx 75 pgs Photo book of National Soldiers Home, Maine. (also known as Togus) Contains turn of the century photos of The Togus compound, hospital wards, barracks, soldiers, cemeteries, etc. Has cover stain, but inside photos not affected. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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9 Frederick Willard Hill, A Tribute
Maine University of Maine 1935 First Edition First Printing. Stiff Card Good History of Maine Black and White Photos 
Very rare 25 pgs. Compilation of tributes to Fredrick Willard Hill by various people, tells of his life and career in the Bangor Maine area. Some cover wear, small tears. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Harold & Bibby Alfond A Lifetime of Philanthropy
10 Harold & Bibby Alfond A Lifetime of Philanthropy
Maine The Harold Alfond Foundation 2002 First Edition First Printing.. Cloth Very Good Very Good American History Biography 
Green/photo cover dustjacket, green/gilt cloth, color illustrations, 248 pgs. nd. last award listed is 2002. Very Rare none in Minerva Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 150.00 USD
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11 Laws of Maine Relating to Public Schools 1913
Augusta, Me. State Superintendent Public Schools Maine 1913 First Edition. Original Wraps Very Good Education 
Compiled by the State Superintendent and printed agreeably to An Act approved March 13, 1889. Brown wraps 92 pgs. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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12 Maine Androscoggin County Directory 1924 - 1925
Portland Maine Portland Directory Company 1924 First Edition. Decorative Cloth Very Good American History 
Grey/black cloth with ads all about. Including the Cities of Auburn and Lewiston and the Towns of Durham, East Livermore, Greene, Leeds, Lisbon, Livermore, Mechanic Falls, Minot, Poland, Turner, Wales, Webster. 88pgs advertisments front, 935 pgs. pink County Business Directory section. Clean tight copy of scarce Maine data. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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13 Maine Hardwoods and Relative Information
The Maine Hardwood Association 1926 1st Edition. Soft cover Very Good Nature 
Pretty orange/red leaf/tree art cover, 64 pgs stapled. Index of Maine Hardwood Manufactures Listed by Towns, & List by Manufacturers. quite a lot of them. 2 color foldout maps. b/w photographs, tables, ect. Very Rare copy 
Price: 70.00 USD
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14 Maine's Hurricane of '54 Pictorial Review
Guy Gannet Publishing Co. 1954 1st Edition. Soft cover Very Good American History Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall 
Hurricane Carol photos from all over New England. Portland Falmouth Maine picture of 36 ft cruiser Luena ashore splintered and broken in Falmouth. Data on Maine destruction. Three Maine people die as Hurricane Cuts Destructive Swath. 12 pgs of b/w photographs. Rare Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall 
Price: 50.00 USD
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15 Manning's Rockland and Thomaston (Maine) Directory 1952, Including Owl's Head Post Office and Sections of Rockport, Warren & Owl's Head Served By Rockland & Thomaston Post Offices on R. F. D.
Boston H. A. Manning Co. 1952 First Edition. Decorative Cloth Very Good American History Biography 
Green/black advertising covered boards. Containing general Directories of the Citizens, Classified Business Directories, Street and House Directories, Numerical Telephone Locator, Rural Free Delivery List, Property Owner List, Record of City Govt. Societies, Churches, ect. Volume XXII full of advertisments too. Rare copy. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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16 Memories and Landmarks
Dresden, Maine Dresden Historical Society 1975 First Edition. Pictorial Cover/soft Very Good American History Owner's Bookplate
Photos by Carrie Carlton Cornell, 54 pgs, Many photos, history of Dresden Maine 
Price: 16.00 USD
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17 NAS Brunswick Maine Telephone Directory Included
San Diego Ca Blake Publishing Co. 1991 First Edition. Pictorial Cover/soft Fine Military History 
Color & B/w photographs, ads, Yellow pages, Classified Listings, Organizational Listings, data ect. Rare Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 40.00 USD
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18 Oven Meals
Maine Home Service Dep't. Central Maine Power First Edition. Decorative Paper Very Good Cook Book 
Yellow cover art of women putting roast in open oven with flower pot on window sill. Roasting chart, Baking chart, Broiling Directions, recipes, ect. stapled, 31 pgs. Nd. c- 1950 Very Rare none in MHS. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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19 Prize Catalogue 1828 - 1929 Evening Express, Press Herald and Sunday Telegram
Portland , Maine Portland Maine Publishing Co. 1928 First Edition. Original Wraps Good Americana 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
White/red paper. Prizes for every member of the family. For yourself - For gifts to others. For Boys and Girls Men and Women. Engraved illustrations :Watches Fountain Pens, and PencilsFor the Carriers, coin changer, Foot Ball Equipment, Athlectic Goods, ect. 32 pgs, stapled, some soiling to covers. Quite RARE 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 50.00 USD
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20 Resolves of the Legislature of the State of Maine, Passed at Its Session, January, 1822
State of Maine 1822 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good Law 
Blue card, J. Perley, Civil War soldier top ink. Dampstains, Published agreeably to the Resolve of June 28, 1820. 186 pgs Index. Pauper Accounts of 1821 Rare Minerva shows 0 copies 
Price: 95.00 USD
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History of Fort Fairfield and Biographical Sketches with Illustrations., Ellis, C. H.
History of Fort Fairfield and Biographical Sketches with Illustrations.
Ellis, C. H.
200.00 USD

History of Aroostook Volume 1 Comprising Facts, Namesand Dates Relating to the Early Settlement of All the Different Towns and Plantations of the County. & Part 2 By George H. Colliins., Wiggin, Hon. Edward
History of Aroostook Volume 1 Comprising Facts, Namesand Dates Relating to the Early Settlement of All the Different Towns and Plantations of the County. & Part 2 By George H. Colliins.
Wiggin, Hon. Edward
100.00 USD

Life as it Was in Newagen Cape Newagen Circa 1900, Snowman, Leland
Life as it Was in Newagen Cape Newagen Circa 1900
Snowman, Leland
85.00 USD

Harold & Bibby Alfond A Lifetime of Philanthropy
Harold & Bibby Alfond A Lifetime of Philanthropy
150.00 USD

Bulletin of the Department of Agriculture Potato Culture in Maine Vol. XVII March, 1918 No. 1, John a Roberts, Commissioner
Bulletin of the Department of Agriculture Potato Culture in Maine Vol. XVII March, 1918 No. 1
John a Roberts, Commissioner
50.00 USD


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