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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.

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Brunswick, Maine, Joseph Griffin. Printer: 1820

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00283474

Condition: Very Good


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 View more info

Maine Hardwoods and Relative Information

By: N/A

Price: $70.00

Publisher: The Maine Hardwood Association: 1926

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 00283671

Condition: Very Good


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 View more info

Oven Meals

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Maine, Home Service Dep't. Central Maine Power:

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00283690

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

Correspondence Respecting the Transit Traffic Across Holland of Materials Susceptible of Employment as Military Supplies. Miscellaneous. No. 17 (1917)

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, His Majesty's Stationary Office: 1917

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00283847

Condition: Very Good


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 View more info

Laws of Maine Relating to Public Schools 1913

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Augusta, Me., State Superintendent Public Schools Maine: 1913

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00283888

Condition: Very Good


Compiled by the State Superintendent and printed agreeably to An Act approved March 13, 1889. Brown wraps 92 pgs. View more info

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

By: N/A

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Kansas, United States Government: 1879

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00283936

Condition: Very Good


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 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

The Portland Suburban Directory 1915-17 Vol. IV

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Portland , Maine, Crowley & Lunt: 1915

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00283998

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth - paste-on advertisments. A General Directory of the Towns of Cumberland, Falmouth, Freeport, Gray new glocester, north yarmouth, Scarboro and Yarmouth Comprising the Names of Residents, Locations and Occupations, Co-partnerships, Corporations, Societies, Town, County, and State Officers, ect. Normal edgewear, 353 pgs. Great advertisments.Tight copy of scarce Maine history. View more info

Frederick Willard Hill, A Tribute

By: N/A

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Maine, University of Maine: 1935

Edition: First Edition First Printing.

Seller ID: 00284489

Condition: Good


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. View more info

Eastern Branch, National Home D.V.S. Maine

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Augusta Maine, Maine Farmer Publishing: 1909

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00284490

Condition: Good


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. View more info

Prize Catalogue 1828 - 1929 Evening Express, Press Herald and Sunday Telegram

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Portland , Maine, Portland Maine Publishing Co.: 1928

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00284491

Condition: Good


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 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

Acts and Resolves of the Fiftieth Legislature of the State of Maine 1871

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Augusta Maine, State of Maine: 1871

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Owners Name

Seller ID: 00284787

Condition: Good


Card/cloth spine, some wear, creases, dampstains 295 pgs Index. scarce View more info

Maine's Hurricane of '54 Pictorial Review

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Guy Gannet Publishing Co.: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 00284788

Condition: Very Good


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 View more info

The 1935 Effesseness Volume XIV

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Farmington, Maine, Farmington State Normal School: 1935

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 00284863

Condition: Very Good


Brown design covers. Dedicated to Ruth Griffiths. Signed by Wilbert G. Mallett and many others. Rare copy. Quite a few Autographs. Maine 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

The 1936 Effesseness Volume XV

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Farmington, Maine, Farmington, Maine State Normal School: 1936

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 00284864

Condition: Very Good


Brown designed covers. Signed by Mallett and many others. F Club for Girls, team photos, Autographs. Rare Maine 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Memories and Landmarks

By: N/A

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Dresden, Maine, Dresden Historical Society: 1975

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Owner's Bookplate

Seller ID: 00285126

Condition: Very Good


Photos by Carrie Carlton Cornell, 54 pgs, Many photos, history of Dresden Maine View more info

Maine Androscoggin County Directory 1924 - 1925

By: N/A

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Portland Maine, Portland Directory Company: 1924

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00285131

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

Shore Village Album a Photographic Tour of Rockland, Maine 1880-1930

By: N/A

Price: $32.00

Publisher: The Shore Village Historical Society: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 00285201

Condition: Very Good


Excellent copy of scarce Rockland history. Full page b/w photographs, maps, history. 160 pgs. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

The Portland Maine Blue Book, Dau's Blue Book,1914 Including Augusta, Bath, Biddeford Brunswick Lewiston Sanford South Portland Westbrook

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Dau Publishing Co.: 1913

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 00285204

Condition: Very Good


Blue/gilt covers, some edgwear, gilt edges, many advertisments. Sold in Portland by Loring Short & Harmon 90 pgs. Portland Club list rear, some dampstains top rear in margins. Scarce copy. View more info

Aroostook County (Maine) Business and Residential Directory 1905-1906

By: N/A

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Newton Mass., Newton Journal Publishing Co. (Successors to Sparrow & Co): 1905

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00285383

Condition: Very Good


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 wo... View more info

Rugs from Old Carpets

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Quality Rug Works:

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 00285648

Condition: Good


Engraved advertisement "What We Can Use" with 8 samples shown. Sizes of rugs, costs, terms, shipping ect. nd c- 1900. Office and Works 83 Cross St Portland Maine, folds, creased, tear at spine, quite Rare Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info