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History:United States
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1 Morris County Memories: The Early Years, 1850-1939
Parsippany, N.J. Daily Record 2001 1891395718 / 9781891395710 First Edition Hardcover Fine No Dj 8 3/4" x 11 1/4" (oblong) 
128p. A fine copy, no d.j. 
Price: 28.00 USD
 
 
2 Bachelder, Peter Dow The Great Steel Pier: An Illustrated History of the Old Orchard Ocean Pier
Ellsworth, Maine Breakwater Press 1998 0966483103 / 9780966483109 First Edition Softcover Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed By the Author
viii, 136p. A near fine copy. Two maps are laid-in. 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
3 Barker, William V.H. Early Families of Herkimer County New York
Baltimore Geanealogical Publishing Co. 1986 0806310782 / 9780806310787 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Octavo Mrs. Lesley Nowakowski 
384pgs.frontispiece. Blue Cloth, gilt lettering. pencil annotations on a few pages, otherwise as new. Genealogy of Early Families of Herkimer County New York dating back from the early 18th century to the present. 
Price: 45.00 USD
 
 
4 Bentley, Elizabeth Petty Index to the 1850 Census of Pennsylvania: Luzerne and Wyoming Counties
Baltimore, MD Genealogical Pub Co 1974 0806305819 / 9780806305813 First Thus Softcover Very Good Octavo 
128pgs. Blue stiff wraps.light smudging to the cover, internally fine, unmarked copy. reprint of the 1850 Census of Luzerne and Wyoming Counties. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
5 Biggers, Don H. German Pioneers in Texas: A Brief History of Their Hardships, Struggles and Achievements
U.S.A. Eakin Press 1983 089015385X / 9780890153857 Reprint Hardcover Fine Very Good- Octavo 
230pgs. previous owner inscription on front endpaper. illustrations. blue Cloth, black lettering. like new. Unclipped pictorial jacket has light dampstain on lower part of jacket. This is a facsimile of the Fredericksburg Publishing Co. published in 1925. 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
6 Bilby, Joseph G. Three Rousing Cheers: A History of the Fifteenth New Jersey from Flemington to Appomattox
U.S.A. Longstreet House 1993 0944413188 / 9780944413180 First Edition Hardcover Very good+ Good 
462pgs. Blue Cloth, gilt lettering. 20 maps, over 100 illustrations including over 60 Individusal Portraits.light wear to the top and fore-edge, otherwise internally clean. Unclipped pictorial jacket has dampstain from edge of spine across the rear panel. Written by an acclaimed historian of New Jersey military history, this is the first full length study of the regiment in 110 years. Size: Octavo 
Price: 55.00 USD
 
 
7 Brownell, Elizabeth R They Lived in Tubac
Tucson, Arizona Westernlore Press 1986 0870260618 / 9780870260612 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
284p. Paper-covered boards. A near fine copy, in a near fine d.j. 
Price: 28.00 USD
 
 
8 Brugger, Robert J Maryland: A Middle Temperament, 1634-1980
Baltimore Johns Hopkins University Press 1990 080183399X / 9780801833991 Third Printing Hardcover Fine Near Fine 4to - over 9 3/4" - 12" Tall 
xiii, 850p. A fine copy, in a near fine d.j. with two minor scratches on the back panel. 
Price: 48.00 USD
 
 
9 Cogswell, Elliot C The History of Nottingham, Deerfield, and Northwood. A Facsimile of the 1878 Edition with a New Foreword By Roxanna E. Richardson
Somersworth, N. H. New Hampshire Publishing Company 1972 0912274182 / 9780912274188 No. 462 of 500 Copies Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xi, 790p. Half Cloth, Paper-Covered Bds. A very good copy, the forecorners of the top of the covers are slightly bumped and the covers and edges are very slightly soiled, no d.j. 
Price: 60.00 USD
 
 
10 Cunningham, John T. The East of Jersey A History of the General Board of Proprietors of the Eastern Division of New Jersey
Newark, N.J. New Jersey Historical Soc 1992 0911020241 / 9780911020243 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Good+ Quarto Signed and Inscribed By Author
190 pp. Green cloth with gold lettering on spine. Front board is slightly bowed, tiny scrapes on bottom edge and light foxing on edges; otherwise clean, square and tight throughout. Jacket is rubbed on the extremities and rear flap is heavily rubbed on extremeities with remnants of soiling scattered over the panel. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by the author. Presentation letter from the New Jersey Historical Society laid in. Explores the 300-year history of one of the nation's unique institutions, the General Board of Proprietors of the Eastern Division of New Jersey, established in 1684. One of several proprietary provinces created by the Kings of England, New Jersey is the only state whose colonial proprietary bodies survived the upheavals of the Revolutionary War and continued in existence to modern times. 
Price: 125.00 USD
 
 
11 Cunningham, John T. The East of Jersey A History of the General Board of Proprietors of the Eastern Division of New Jersey
Newark, N.J. New Jersey Historical Society 1992 0911020241 / 9780911020243 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Quarto 
190pp.illustrated. Green cloth with gold lettering on spine. Minor wear to the extremities, otherwise a fine, unmrked copy. Unclipped jacket has closed tear on upper edge of front panel, minor rubbing. Explores the 300-year history of one of the nation's unique institutions, the General Board of Proprietors of the Eastern Division of New Jersey, established in 1684. One of several proprietary provinces created by the Kings of England, New Jersey is the only state whose colonial proprietary bodies survived the upheavals of the Revolutionary War and continued in existence to modern times. 
Price: 75.00 USD
 
 
12 Cunningham, John T. And Charles F. Cummings Railroads In New Jersey: The Formative Years
U.S.A. Afton Pub Co 1997 0893590150 / 9780893590154 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Quarto Signed and Inscribed By Author
328pgs. Dark Green Boards, embossed gilt lettering. pictorial endpapers.Author inscription is on the half-title page. Hundreds of black and white photographs, illustrations throughout. Unclipped pictorial wraparound jacket has light wrinkling on the upper edge of the jacket. in mylar sleeve. Written by a major New Jersey historian, this volume focuses on the first hundred years of New Jersey railroading. Featured are every section of the state-the mountains, highlands, swamps, the Jersey Shore, the Pine Barrens, and the farmlands. 
Price: 75.00 USD
 
 
13 Cunningham, John T.; Cummings, Charles F. Remembering Essex: A Pictorial History of Essex County, New Jersey
U.S.A. Walsworth Pub Co 1995 0898659493 / 9780898659498 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Quarto 
192pgs. Dark Green Boards, Embossed Silver lettering. photo endpapers.100's of black and white, sepia toned illustration throughout. Laid in is a book review from the Star Ledger December 19,1995. The people, the terrain, the events that have made Essex County unique for more than three centuries. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
14 Daniels, Douglas Henry Pioneer Urbanites: A Social and Cultural History of Black San Francisco
U.S.A. University of California Press 1991 0520073991 / 9780520073999 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Octavo 
228pgs.Black boards, gilt lettering. photos. light toning to the pages. otherwise as new. Unclipped pictorial jacket has light toning, otherwise as new. Studying photographs from family albums and interviewed members of old black San Francisco families the author provides the first nuanced picture of the lives of black San Franciscans from the 1860s to the 1940s. 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
15 Dickerson, Oliver Morton Boston Under Military Rule, 1768-69
U.S.A. Greenwood Press,London 1971 0837147344 / 9780837147345 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket as Issued Octavo 
137pgs. Brown Cloth. black lettering on the spine. toning to the lower extremities, otherwise fine, unmarked copy. A day by day journal of Boston under British rule during the early days of rebellion regarding taxation and citizens' right which eventually lead to the American Revolution. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
16 Doherty, Joan F Hudson County: The Left Bank
Northridge, Calif. Windsor Publications 1986 0897811720 / 9780897811729 First Edition Cloth 4to - over 9 3/4" - 12" Tall 
168p. A fine copy, in a fine d.j. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
17 Duffy, Francis J. and William H. Miller The New York Harbor Book
Falmouth, Maine TBW Books 1986 0931474337 / 9780931474330 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 4to - over 9 3/4" - 12" Tall 
xv, 208p. A fine copy, in a fine d.j. 
Price: 60.00 USD
 
 
18 Frommer, Myrna and Harvey Frommer It Happened In The Catskills: An Oral History In The Words Of Busboys, Bellhops, Guests, Proprietors, Comedians, Agents, And Others Who Lived It
San Diego Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers 1991 0151052107 / 9780151052103 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 4to - over 9 3/4" - 12" Tall Signed By Both Authors
xxii, 245p.Half cloth, paper-covered boards. A fine copy, in a fine d.j. 
Price: 28.00 USD
 
 
19 Gould, John Old Hundredth
U.S.A. W W Norton & Co Inc 1987 039302444x / 9780393024449 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Octavo Signed and Inscribed By Author
175pgs. Beige boards. green spine.illustrated.as new. 49 new tales about life in Maine.Author inscription on front endpaper. Illustrared jacket as new. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
20 Greenberg, Douglas Crime and Law Enforcement in the Colony of New York, 1691-1776
Ithaca Cornell University Press 1976 0801410207 / 9780801410208 Cloth 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
259p. A fine copy, in a fine d.j. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
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