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Births Marriages and Deaths Returned from Hartford Windsor and Fairfield and Entered in the Early Land Records of the Colony of Connecticut Volumes I and II of Land Records and No. d of Colonial Deeds

By: Transcribed and Edited By Edwin Stanley Welles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hartford Ct, Private Printing: 1898

Edition: First Edition Ex Library.

Inscription: Owners Name

Seller ID: 00284645

Condition: Good

Grey library binding, some loose pages. No. 147 of 300 copies. 73 pgs Index. Rare. View more info

A Memorial Dr. Erasmus Darwin Burton 1825 - 1914

By: Tribute By Rev. J. D. Williamson

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1914

Edition: First Edition Ex Library.

Seller ID: 00284196

Condition: Good to Fair

String bound 24 pgs. covers worn Rare OCLC finds 0 copies 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

Life in Earnest; or, Memoirs and Remains of Rev. Zenas Caldwell, A. B. First Principle of the Maine Wesleyan Seminary.

By: Vail, Stephen M.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Boston, J. P. Magee: 1855

Edition: First Edition Ex Library.

Inscription: Owner's Bookplate

Seller ID: 00284119

Condition: Very Good

Brown/gilt embossed boards. Excellent condition. Dedicated to Hon. Franklin Pierce. Caldwell was member of calss of 1824, Vail class of 1838, Bowdoin College. 188 pgs. Rare View more info

Princes' Favors: a Story of Love, War and Politics

By: Vance, Wilson J.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, The American News Co.: 1880

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00285848

Condition: Good

Brown/black embossed boards, soiled, sticker, , a few pencil marks rep. Preface. 266 pgs. Rare. View more info

The Federal Reserve Corporation 42 Years of Subversion in 100 Acts

By: Vennard, Wickliffe B.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Meador Publishing: 1959

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00286489

Condition: Very Good

Grey card covers. 144 pgs index, Rare OCLC finds 9 copies. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

A History of the U. S. Naval Prison at Portsmouth New Hampshire

By: Verge, Robert J.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Portsmouth, N. H., U. S. Naval Print Shop: 1946

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00285735

Condition: Very Good

Green paper, b/w photofrontis, 77 pgs stapled. Addendum. Poem "The Castle " by ---An Inmate. Owner's name ink front top.Very Rare OCLC finds 2 photocopies of later edition View more info

Army Motors Journal of the Military Vehicle Collector's Club Vol. 2, No. 2 Nov. 1977

By: Vetter, John Editor

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Flushing, N. Y., Military Vehicle Collector's Club: 1977

Edition: First Edition First Printing.

Seller ID: 00283727

Condition: Very Good

Front cover photos; Some action at the National Convention in Lakehurst, rear cover A T17e2, the AA version of the Staghound. b/w photographs, articles : Canadian Vehicle Markings, by David T. Dunlop, ect. parts, ads, for sale wanted, 32 pgs stapled, Very Rare OCLC lists 0 holdings. slight wear, stains to rear cover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Rocking the Boat

By: Vidal, Gore

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown: 1962

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00286471

Condition: Very Good

Unclipped photo- dust jacket, top spine bumped. 2 publisher's review slips laid in. Clean tight copy View more info

The American Stock-Keeper Vol. 7. No. 9 August 27, 1892

By: W. A. Power, W. B. Atherton, Editors.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, American Stock-keeper Publishing Co.: 1892

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00284566

Condition: Very Good

Engraved masthead of animals. Maple Grove Poultry Yards West Boylston Mass.Barred and White Plymouth Rocks Indian Games Buff Leghorns. 16 pgs, many advertisments for poultry yards, farms, breeders, ect. rare copy. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall View more info

Instructions Issued By the Second Assistant Postmaster General, in Connection with the Postmaster's General's Order No. 650 of Dec. 4, 1897, Relative to the Transportation of Mails By Railroads

By: W. S, Shallenberger Second Assisant Postmaster General

Price: $75.00

Publisher: 1897

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 00283588

Condition: Very Good

Very Rare OCLC list 0 copies. Brown paper, 12 pgs. Sec. 711 - Sec.1024. Departure of Mails at a Late Hour of Night. stapled View more info

An Address. The Claims of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia to Public Favor.

By: W. S. W. Ruschenberger

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, 1871

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00284167

Condition: Good

Decorative paper, normal wear. Engraved frontispiece of Academy of Natural Sciences Philadelphia. 32 pgs. 4 plates of building. Rare OCLC finds 17 copies . View more info

Report of the Postmaster General Nov. 30, 1833 {Doc. No. 1. }

By: W. T. Barry

Price: $75.00

Publisher: United States Government: 1833

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00284486

Condition: Very Good

String bound, lists of costs for transport of mail. In Stages, In Steamboats, On horseback and in sulkies. In Maine -Michigan, table of breakdown of expenses.for year ending June 1833, ect. Rare View more info

Capitalism Vs. Bolshevism Inscribed by Hudson Maxim, inventor.

By: Walker, George L. Editor Boston Commercial Author, Capital Walker's Copper Letter, Ect.

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Dukelow & Walker Co.: 1919

Edition: 5th or later Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 00285385

Condition: Very Good

Inscribed on fep by Hudson Maxim, inventor of smokless gunpowder among other things, brother of Hiram, inventer of the Maxim gun, Thomas Edison called Hudson "the most versatile man in America). To My Friend Dr. R. S. Woodward, Landing, N. J. where he lived and died in 1927. He was born in Maine 1853. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall View more info

Memoir of Josiah Quincy

By: Walker, James

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cambridge,, Privately Printed: 1867

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00284332

Condition: Good

Brown cloth, gilt title, spine cloth missing, but tight. Frontispiece engraving of Quincy. Printed by John Wilson and Son. 76 pgs Scarce copy. View more info

Status and Results of Home Demonstration Work Northern and Western States

By: Ward, Florence E. In Charge Extension Work with Women

Price: $78.00

Publisher: Washington, United States Department of Agriculture: 1921

Edition: First Edition Ex Library.

Seller ID: 00284095

Condition: Very Good

Department Circular 178 Cooperative Extension Work in Agriculture and Home Economics. Tables, b/w photographs, 30 pgs stapled. Extremely Rare OCLC lists 0 copies. View more info

T. A. Willard Wizard of the Storage Battery the Biography of a Famous Inventor

By: Webster, Edna Robb

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sherman Oaks, Cailf., Wilmar Publishers: 1976

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00286417

Condition: Very Good

Red/whitecloth. Dust jacket slight stained, 180 pgs.Clean tight copy. View more info

Black Victory Carl Stokes and the Winning of Cleveland

By: Weinberg, Kenneth G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Quadrangle Books: 1968

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 00283650

Condition: Very Good

Blue cloth, Inscription by Author on Fep. 250 pgs. Index View more info

The Old Copper Mines of New Jersey

By: Weiss, Harry B. and Grace M.

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Trenton, New Jersey, The Past Times Press: 1963

Edition: Limited Edition.

Seller ID: 00284980

Condition: Fine

Black/gilt spine, green decorated boards. iii vi. Introduction. Illustrated with maps, drawings, Index. 94 pgs. Rare copy. View more info

General John Stark and Stark House

By: Wellinton, Mary Jane

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Manchester, N. H., Molly Stark Chapter N. S. D. A. R.: 1939

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00284849

Condition: Good

Tan card covers,stained, 16 pgs. stapled. B/w photofrontis of Gen. John Stark House. Very Rare Manchester history. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

Our Fathers' Church is Ours a Sermon Preached at St. Paul's Church, Brookline, November 14, 1867

By: Wharton, Rev. Francis D. D.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Mass, Published By the Warden and Vestry: 1867

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 00285929

Condition: Very Good

Tan paper covers slight soiled. 20 pgs. Appendix. Rare Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info