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Image for <b>New England Summer 1865 - 1915</b>

New England Summer 1865 - 1915

By: Brooks, Van Wyck

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York:, E. P. Dutton & CO.,: 1940.<br>

Seller ID: 002130


Writings on the New England literary and social scenes; contents include: Dr. Holmes's Boston; Cambridge After the Civil War; The Post-War Years; The Radical Club; The Younger Generation of 1870; Howells and James; Emily Dickinson; Boston in the Nineties. Tan cloth over spine with wine red decorations and gilt titles to a wine cloth covered boards. Bindings tight and square. Text clean with a hint of toning. Previous owner's bookplate on front free end page. ... View more info

Image for <b>The Lordly Hudson,</b><br>[New York] [ Hudson River]

The Lordly Hudson,
[New York] [ Hudson River]

By: Brown, Henry Collins

Price: $295.00

Publisher: New York / London:, Scribner,: 1937

Edition: Limited edition being number 875 out of 920

Inscription: Signed by the author.

Seller ID: 005891


Signed by the author. The author's signature and limitation notice appear after the half-title page.Beautifully illustrated history of the Hudson River and vicinity. Henry Collins Brown (1862-1961) was a Scottish-born New York historian, lecturer, and author. He was the founder of the Museum of the City of New York. He became a journalist for The New York Sun, writing about the city's history as well as its buildings. Brown also wrote several books a... View more info

Image for ...<b>Towns of New England and Old England, Ireland and Scotland </b>

...Towns of New England and Old England, Ireland and Scotland

By: Forbes, Allan

Price: $135.00

Publisher: New York:, Tudor Publishing Company,: 1936.<br>

Edition: First Edition, Thus.<br>

Seller ID: 005744


Two volumes printed as one in a presentation box. Profusely illustrated throughout with reproductions from old prints.No flaw to book to note. Has a gift inscription. Clean and tight. Box has light Handling wear to corners.Connecting links between cities and towns of New England and those of the same name in England Ireland and Scotland. Containing narratives, descriptions and many views some done from old prints. Also much information pertaining to the founders an... View more info

Image for ...<b>The Boston Book </b>

...The Boston Book

By: Forbes, Esther

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston:, Houghton Mifflin Company,: 1947

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 005118


Green cloth boards with black titles. 9.75 inches tall, 122 pages with index. Color and b/w photography and text. Map endpages. Bindings square and tight. Light shelf handling. Dust jacket some toning apparent on inside. Minor edge wear. Small loss lower spine. Now in new clear Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for <b>The Country of the Pointed Firs  </b><br>[Maine]

The Country of the Pointed Firs
[Maine]

By: Jewett, Sarah O.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, Simon & Schuster Ltd.,: 1997

Seller ID: 008985

ISBN: 0684819090<br>


The story of a village on the coast of Maine to which a young woman comes for work during the summer in the late 1800s. She soon becomes absorbed, both by the place and the people, and here narrates some of the local tales. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf storage/handling; Still Gift Quality. Illustrated View more info

Image for <b> The Thousand Islands : Vacation Paradise </b><br>[New York State; Canada]

The Thousand Islands : Vacation Paradise
[New York State; Canada]

By: Lantier, Margaret McCormick

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Ogdensburg, NY:, North Country Life,: 1952.

Seller ID: 008135

Condition: Very Good


A lovely stapled 40 page keepsake / travel brochure. No flaws but minimal even toning. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Centerfold drawn map. Provides information on history, attractions and amenities of the 1000 Islands region of Canada and Upstate New York. View more info

Image for <b>East Coast Victorians: Castles and Cottages  </b>

East Coast Victorians: Castles and Cottages

By: Naversen. Kenneth

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Oregon:, Beautiful Amer Pub Co.,: 1990.

Seller ID: 008916

ISBN: 0898025524<br>

Condition: Near Fine Hardcover in Near Fine Dust Jacket.


With more than 180 beautifully reproduced color photographs and additional drawings this is a comprehensive survey the East Coast mansions. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling with some age-toning in gutter of front endpages. Oblong: 9.75 by 11 inches; vii, 247 pages with bibliography; index to architects, and index to houses. color illustrated. View more info

Image for <b>The Governors of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut Join in Welcoming You to New England. America’s Historic Vacation Land.</B>

The Governors of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut Join in Welcoming You to New England. America’s Historic Vacation Land.

By: New England Council; Walter Prichard

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New England, New England Council,: c1930

Seller ID: 005966


Undated, Circa 1930. Other New England Travel brochures had Eaton’s writing from 1930 and this is similar. No copies located in WorldCat/OCLC. Stapled blue heavy stock with black titles. 3-34 pages on gloss paper. Numerous b/w photographs. Light handling. Describes the vacation possibilities of New England. Includes 6 pages of contemporary booklets regarding vacationing in New England divided by state. View more info

Image for <B>State Highway Map of Picturesque New Hampshire.</b>

State Highway Map of Picturesque New Hampshire.

By: New Hampshire Hotel Association; Hart, Ben J. Secretary

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Manchester, N.H., Lew A. Cummings Co.,: [undated, 1921 mentioned in text]

Seller ID: 005965


Scenic Attractions. Fish and game Information. List of Hotels in the Association. Toning to all and more so to rear panel. Small loss center fold. Only one other copy located on WorldCat/OCLC.10.5 inches tall by 5.5 inches folded. 21.25 inches tall by 15.625 inches opened. 6 panels of information. View more info

Image for <b> The Wild Flowers of the United States. The Northeastern States. [2 volumes] </b>

The Wild Flowers of the United States. The Northeastern States. [2 volumes]

By: Rickett, Harold William

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York:, McGraw-Hill Book Company,: 1966.<br>

Edition: First Edition Second Printing

Seller ID: 008245


A two-volume set carefully covering most wildflowers common to the northeastern United States. Includes both black and white and color photos and sketches to help identify plants. Ex-library. Moderate wear, top spine band of volume 2 is pulled. Text clean. View more info

Image for <b> Thousand Islands: New York State and Canada </b>

Thousand Islands: New York State and Canada

By: Santway, Alfred Wood

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Watertown, New York:, Santway Photo-Craft CO.,: [1938 - 1945]

Seller ID: 008128


Travel / Souvenir brochure of the Thousand lakes region of the St. Lawrence River of New York State and Canada. 16 pages of color photographs, Center is a color map of the region. Gently handled no flaws but minor age toning to wraps. [No date, this was produced between 1938 and 1945.; Issuing date approximated from the caption of the photograph of the Thousand Islands International Bridge (opened August 1938) and from cars in the photograph of Kingston, Ontari... View more info

Image for <b>  The Charles</b><bR> [Rivers of America]

The Charles
[Rivers of America]

By: Tourtellot, Arthur Bernon

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Farrar & Rinehart: 1941

Edition: Second large edition.

Seller ID: 002808

Condition: Very Good


Second large edition. Blue cloth boards. Decorated endpages, top edge stained blue. Bindings square and tight. Clean text. Minor toning. Minimal shelf wear. Dust jacket with price of $2.50 has wear, slight loss, top/bottom spine. Rear pane/spine toned. In a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for ...<b>The Artist's Mount Desert: American Painters on the Maine Coast</b><br>

...The Artist's Mount Desert: American Painters on the Maine Coast

By: Wilmerding, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New Jersey:, Princeton University Press,: 1995.<br>

Seller ID: 004672

ISBN: 0691037507


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Lists 176 works which are all in some way connected with Mt. Desert Island. In a panoramic narrative John Wilmerding has brought together individual studies of the artists who painted Mount Desert Island off the Maine coast in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. The figures most central to this chronology are the pioneers, Thomas Doughty, Alvan Fisher, and Thomas Cole, who generalized and romanticized nature i... View more info

Image for ...<b>Maine Offers The Land of Remembered Vacations  </b><br>

...Maine Offers The Land of Remembered Vacations

By: [Author Unknown]

Price: $19.95

Publisher: USA, Maine Development Commission: Published pre-World War II; probably 1930’s.<br>

Seller ID: 006174

Condition: Measures 9 x 4 inches when folded, 18 by 24 inches unfolded.<br>


Travel brochure. As the piece is opened there are several relating views until full poster is reveled. Light handling wear. Hint of toning. One scuff on center seam. Published pre-World War II; probably 1930’s. NO copies located OCLC/WorldCat. Published by Maine Development Commission This title and variations have been used for many tourism related items. Date has been established only by that of similar materials in a collection. None that can be dated are af... View more info

Image for …<b>Tarry At Home Travels.</b>

Tarry At Home Travels.

By: [New England] Hale, Edward Everett

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York:, The Macmillan Company,: 1906

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.

Seller ID: 005526


Green cloth covered boards with Stamped titles in gilt and decorations. Top edge gilt. Bindings square and tight. Light handling/shelf wear, corners minor bumps. Bookplate on front paste-down. 8 inches tall; 429 pages with index plus publisher adverts. Illustrated with photos and drawings. View more info

Image for <b>The Story of Real New England Inns; showing wherein the weary toiler may enjoy the beauty, rest and recreation of New England's countryside at moderate cost.  </b>

The Story of Real New England Inns; showing wherein the weary toiler may enjoy the beauty, rest and recreation of New England's countryside at moderate cost.

By: [No Author Stated]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, L.G. Treadway Service Corporation: c1930

Seller ID: 006057


A beautiful book detailing a service that no longer exists and descriptions of wonderful inns, some still in operation. 13 inns described; each with a wood-engraved illustration. Center is a map showing all locations. Stapled paper wraps with titles and decoration in black. Light sun-fading on edges. 22 unnumbered pages. Clean and tight; only flaw is light sunning. No copies found. OCLC / WorldCat. [no date: circa 1930’s]. Based on time of o... View more info

Image for <b>Points of Interest in Boston and Environs.</b>

Points of Interest in Boston and Environs.

By: [not accredited]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, The Banks and Trust Companies of Boston.: 1937

Seller ID: 005307


Prepared for the 63rd Annual Convention American Bankers Association. 7.5 inches tall, 106 pages with extensive index. Map endpages. Illustrated with photos and drawings. No flaws to note. Tight and clean. View more info

Image for <b>A Map of Motor Routes to Coudersport Ice Mine</b>

A Map of Motor Routes to Coudersport Ice Mine

By: [Unknown Author]

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Chester, Vermont:, The National Survey Company,: No date ca1940.

Seller ID: 009226

Condition: Good


Tri-folded Brochure Showing upstate Pennsylvania and western New York State. when opened. Reverse side has a panel of driving distances; illustrated front and a mailing section. 1 map : color ; 21 x 29 cm on sheet 23 x 31 cm, folded to 23 x 11 cm; Scale 1:1,897,163; Only one copy found in OCLC: 959876033. Also included are Three unused Post Cards. The Coudersport Ice Mine is an ice cave located in Sweden Township, Pennsylvania (east of Coudersport) that fo... View more info