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Capitol in Albany: A Quest for Grace and Glory

By: Kennedy, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Aperture / Temporary State Commission on the Restoration of the Capitol: 1986

Seller ID: 2268640

ISBN: 0893812099

Condition: Fine


Still in original plastic wrap. 1986 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. [32 pp.] This book celebrates, through text and numerous color photographs, the construction and modification of the Capitol Building in Albany, with prefaces by Mario M. Cuomo, Warren M. Anderson, & Stanley Fink, as well as an essay by William Kennedy. Known for its vast scale and unique combination of architectural styles, this structure is a wonderful object of study for those interested in architecture. The unique character New York State's Capitol Building is explored in this volume. Four of Ame... View more info

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Capitol in Albany: A Quest for Grace and Glory

By: Kennedy, William

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Aperture / Temporary State Commission on the Restoration of the Capitol: 1986

Seller ID: 2268641

ISBN: 0893812099

Condition: Very Good


Edges a bit rubbed. 1986 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. [32 pp.] This book celebrates, through text and numerous color photographs, the construction and modification of the Capitol Building in Albany, with prefaces by Mario M. Cuomo, Warren M. Anderson, & Stanley Fink, as well as an essay by William Kennedy. Known for its vast scale and unique combination of architectural styles, this structure is a wonderful object of study for those interested in architecture. The unique character New York State's Capitol Building is explored in this volume. Four of America's leadi... View more info

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Quinn's Book

By: Kennedy, William

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Viking: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2274105

ISBN: 0670804371

Condition: Very Good


First edition. A bit smoky, a couple tiny spots on page ridge. 1988 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 289, [3] pp. 8vo. From the moment he rescues the beautiful, passionate Maud Fallon from the icy waters of the Hudson one wintry day in 1849, Daniel Quinn, a twelve-year-old orphan, is thrust into a bewildering, adventure-filled journey through the tumult of nineteenth-century America. As he quests after the beguiling and elusive Maud (she’s fourteen), Daniel will witness the rise and fall of great dynasties in upstate New York, epochal prize fights, exotic life in the... View more info

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Roscoe: A Novel

By: Kennedy, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Viking: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2280266

ISBN: 0670030295

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Jacket spine head and spine base very lightly bumped. Top page ridge very faintly foxed. 2002 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 291 pp. The first novel from William Kennedy in more than five years and universally acclaimed as his most powerful work since the Pulitzer Prize-winning Ironweed, Roscoe shows Kennedy at his very best. It's V-J Day, the war is over, and Roscoe Conway, after twenty-six years as the second in command of Albany's notorious political machine, decides to quit politics forever. But there's no way ... View more info

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Very Old Bones: A Novel

By: Kennedy, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Viking: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282737

ISBN: 0670834572

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Review copy with slip and author photo laid in. Page ridges faintly foxed. 1992 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 292 pp. The continuation of the Phelan family saga is narrated by a bastard artist, who, estranged from the family, traces its history in paintings that document their scandals and eccentricities. By the author of Ironweed. View more info

Image for The Smithsonian Guide to Historic America, in Twelve Volumes: Virginia and the Capital Region; Southern New England; The Mid-Atlantic States; Northern New England; The Deep South; The Great Lakes States; The Pacific States; The Rocky Mountain States; The Carolinas and the Appalachian States; The Desert States; Texas and the Arkansas River Valley; The Plains States

The Smithsonian Guide to Historic America, in Twelve Volumes: Virginia and the Capital Region; Southern New England; The Mid-Atlantic States; Northern New England; The Deep South; The Great Lakes States; The Pacific States; The Rocky Mountain States; The Carolinas and the Appalachian States; The Desert States; Texas and the Arkansas River Valley; The Plains States

By: Wiencek, Henry; Kennedy, Roger G.; Durham, Michael S.; Muse, Vance; Logan, William Bryant; Winckler, Suzanne; Ochshorn, Susan; Dunn, Jerry Camarillo; Hudson, Patricia L.; Ballard, Sandra L.; Gordon, Alice; White, Mel

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Stewart, Tabori & Chang / The Easton Press: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2274878

Condition: Near Fine


Blank publisher bookplates laid in. A few minor scuffs to gilt on page ridges. 1989 Full-Leather. Complete in twelve volumes. 8vo. Original full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, ribbon markers bound in. Map of the United States highlighting the region of focus precedes text in each volume. A collection of regional histories commissioned by the Smithsonian Institution, featuring color photographs and black-and-white reproductions of historical photographs throughout. View more info