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Image for Rochester, in Four Volumes: The Water-Power City, 1812-1854; The Flower City, 1855-1890; The Quest for Quality, 1890-1925; An Emerging Metropolis, 1925-1961

Rochester, in Four Volumes: The Water-Power City, 1812-1854; The Flower City, 1855-1890; The Quest for Quality, 1890-1925; An Emerging Metropolis, 1925-1961

By: McKelvey, Blake

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 1945

Seller ID: 2298053

Condition: Very Good


Volume one lacks jacket. A few large tears and small chips to jacket edges of volume two. A few small chips and small tears to jacket edges of volume three. Two one-inch tears to top edge of front jacket panel of volume four. 1945 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xvi, 383; xvii, 407; xiv, 432; xvi, 404 pp. Four volume set. Rochester the Water-Power City: 1812-1854 tells of the community's water-power era. Rochester the Flower City: 1855-1890 tells the story of the emergence of new industries, the arrival of new residents, and, even more important, the forging of new ec... View more info

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Rochester: The Water-Power City, 1812-1854 (Rochester Public Library, Kate Gleason Fund Publications Number One [1])

By: McKelvey, Blake; Perkins, Dexter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 1945

Seller ID: 2271915

Condition: Good


Lacks map of Monroe County, includes fold-out reproduction of 1851 Rochester map. Lacks jacket. Ink name and stamp on title page, ink stamp on top page ridge, crossed out ink stamp on reverse of fold-out map. 1945 Hard Cover. xvi, 383 pp. Includes fold-out survey map by James Geddes. CONTENTS: Geologic and Human Background; The Lower Genesee Settlements: 1808-1815; The Establishment of Rochesterville: 1815-1818; The Boom Town: 1818-1828: Population and Economic Growth; Organization of the Boom Town: 1817-1828; Social and Political Upheaval: 1818-1829; Creating a City: 1829-1834; Flour City: Pr... View more info

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Rochester: A Panoramic History

By: McKelvey, Blake; Rosenberk-Naparsteck, Ruth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: American Historical Society: 2001

Seller ID: 2264688

ISBN: 1892724243

Condition: Near Fine


An exceptional copy. 2001 Large Hardcover. 304 pp. The dramatic events that led to the creation of Rochester by its pioneers is captured and brought to life. The authors, the present and former Rochester City Historians, portray the diversity of opinions and philosophies the city has produced as well as the achievements of great leaders such as George Eastman, John J. Bausch and Henry Lomb. View more info

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In Memory of George Morgan McKnight

By: McKnight, Kate B.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: S/P: 1941

Seller ID: 2190637

Condition: Near Fine


An exceptional copy. 1941 Hard Cover. A loving tribute to the late organist of Trinity Choir in Elmira, NY. View more info

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A History of Negro Slavery in New York

By: McManus, Edgar J.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Syracuse University Press: 2001

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2286602

ISBN: 0815628943

Condition: Near Fine


1st printing. An exceptional copy. 2001 Trade Paperback. An account of slavery in New York State, often thought to be a bastion of the antislavery movement, from the importation of blacks in the 17th century until its abolition 1841. View more info

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The Diocese of Rochester, 1868-1968

By: McNamara, Robert F.; Sheen, Fulton J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Diocese of Rochester: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2294927

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author with inscription, For Grace Schoeneman. Who loves our local history. With the best wishes by Robert F. McNamara ___, June 16, 1983. Jacket edges lightly rubbed. 1968 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xx, 618 pp. A one hundred year history of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Rochester. View more info

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The Diocese of Rochester 1868-1993

By: McNamara, Robert F.; Sheen, Fulton J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Roman Catholic Diocese of Rochester: 1998

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2294928

ISBN: 0966861000

Condition: Near Fine


Second edition. Very minor general wear. 1998 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxi, 683 pp. 8vo. Includes a new preface for the second edition and a foreword by Most Reverend Fulton J. Sheen, Ph.D., D.D. The Episcopal Diocese of Rochester, is the diocese of the Episcopal Church in the United States of America with jurisdiction over eight counties in west central New York. It is bounded on the north by Lake Ontario, on the east by the Episcopal Diocese of Central New York, on the south by the Episcopal Diocese of Central Pennsylvania and on the west by the Episcopal Dio... View more info

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Reflections on Big Spring: A History of Pittsford, NY and the Genesee River Valley

By: McNellis, David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: AuthorHouse: 2010

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2266639

ISBN: 1452043566

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed and signed by author on title page ('Nancy, Greetings and best wishes, David McNellis'). 2010 Trade Paperback. 316 pp. Reflections on Big Spring is a thoughtfully researched, highly readable celebration of the rich heritage of the Genesee River Valley, Pittsford, NY and the Big Spring that drew generations of Americans to the area. The Seneca Tribe who lived in the Genesee River Valley for five centuries were the fighting elite of the Iroquois Confederacy. The author chronicles the series of seminal decisions that led to the gradual displacement and ultimate downfall of these proud i... View more info

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Transactions of the Medical Society of the State of New York, Vol. 1, 1832-1833

By: Medical Society of the State of New York

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Webster and Skinners: 1833

Seller ID: 2197281

Condition: Very Good


Spine rubbed, general wear, ink name on second blank, pages toned. 1833 Hard Cover. vii, 372 pp. [Appendix: 88 pp.] The society published its transactions for 1807-31 (24 issues) in small annual pamphlets (the first bearing date 1808 on t.-p., pub. 1809) these were reprinted in 1868 in one volume; the transactions for 1832-49 were issued in parts, comprising 7 v. (these volumes, numbered v. 1-7, are the only ones in the series that bear volume numbers). Includes discussions of blood-letting, opium, sulferic ether, blood analysis, cholera, etc.  Keywords: MEDICAL MEDICINE MEDICAL SOCIETY STATE... View more info

Image for A Sesqui-Centennial Souvenir Describing One Hundred and Fifty Years of Progress, with a Complete Story of the Sullivan Campaign of 1779 and a History of the Towns of the Finger Lakes Region Settled by Veterans of That Expedition

A Sesqui-Centennial Souvenir Describing One Hundred and Fifty Years of Progress, with a Complete Story of the Sullivan Campaign of 1779 and a History of the Towns of the Finger Lakes Region Settled by Veterans of That Expedition

By: Melone, Harry R.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Harry R. Melone: 1929

Seller ID: 2274313

Condition: Near Fine


Ink name on front endpaper. 1929 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. 400 pp. Includes black-and-white illustrations. The 1779 Sullivan Expedition, also known as the Sullivan-Clinton Expedition, was an extended systematic military campaign during the American Revolutionary War against Loyalists (Tories) and the four Nations of the Haudenosaunee which had sided with the British. The campaign ordered and organized by George Washington[notes 1] and his staff was conducted chiefly in the lands of the Iroquois Confederacy (also known as the Longhouse Confederacy) taking th... View more info

Image for History of Central New York, Embracing Cayuga, Seneca, Wayne, Ontario, Tompkins, Cortland, Schuyler, Yates, Chemung, Steuben, and Tioga Counties, in Three Volumes, Illustrated

History of Central New York, Embracing Cayuga, Seneca, Wayne, Ontario, Tompkins, Cortland, Schuyler, Yates, Chemung, Steuben, and Tioga Counties, in Three Volumes, Illustrated

By: Melone, Harry R.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Historical Publishing Company: 1932

Seller ID: 2289617

Condition: Near Fine


Boards a bit rubbed. 1932 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. Complete in three volumes. xxii, 33-1537, [3] pp. Paginated continuously. Green cloth, marbled edges and endpapers. Black-and-white photographs and portraits throughout. View more info

Image for Southern Tier Two Volume Hardcover Set: Volume 1: Dunkirk, Fredonia, Jamestown, Chautauqua, Salamanca, Olean, Wellsville, Hornell, Bath, Hammondsport, Corning; Volume 2: Elmira, Horseheads, Owego, Waverly, Sayre, PA, Athens, PA, Binghamton, Endicott, Johnson City, Deposit

Southern Tier Two Volume Hardcover Set: Volume 1: Dunkirk, Fredonia, Jamestown, Chautauqua, Salamanca, Olean, Wellsville, Hornell, Bath, Hammondsport, Corning; Volume 2: Elmira, Horseheads, Owego, Waverly, Sayre, PA, Athens, PA, Binghamton, Endicott, Johnson City, Deposit

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $40.00

Publisher: American Book - Stratford Press: 1969

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197723

Condition: Very Good


Signed by the author on front endpaper of first volume. Each volume lacks jacket, small spot on page ridge of vol. 2. 1969 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Complete in two hardcover volumes. 213; 212. 8vo. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Arch Merrill (b August 5, 1894, d July 15, 1974) was a newspaper reporter for the Rochester, New York Democrat and Chronicle from 1923 to the late 1960s. He was a prolific writer, best known for his articles in the Sunday paper on history and folklore of the Genesse Valley and the Finger Lakes of upstate New York. Merrill was born in Sandusky, New Y... View more info

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Our Goodly Heritage

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $10.00

Publisher: American Book / Stratford Press: 1968

Seller ID: 2203685

Condition: Very Good


Jacket lightly rubbed with minor loss from top corner. 1968 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 216 pp. 8vo. A collection of writings about western New York's heritage. Arch Merrill (August 5, 1894 - July 15, 1974) was a newspaper reporter for the Rochester, New York Democrat and Chronicle from 1923 to the late 1960s. He was a prolific writer, best known for his articles in the Sunday paper on history and folklore of the Genesee Valley and the Finger Lakes of upstate New York. View more info

Image for Arch Merrill's Complete Works in Twenty-Three Volumes: A River Ramble: Saga of the Genesee Valley; The Ridge: Ontario's Blossom Country; The Lakes Country; The Towpath; Rochester Sketchbook; Stagecoach Towns; Tomahawks and Old Lace: Tales of Western New York; Land of the Senecas; Upstate Echoes; Slim Fingers Beckon; Shadows on the Wall: Tales of York State; Southern Tier Volume 1; Southern Tier Volume 2; Our Goodly Heritage; Pioneer Profiles; Bloomers and Bugles; Gaslights and Gingerbread; Fame in Our Time; The White Woman and Her Valley; Down the Lore Lanes: Oddities in Upstate History; The Underground: Freedom's Road and Other Upstate Tales; The Changing Years; Pumpkin Hook to Dumpling Hill [23 Volume Set]

Arch Merrill's Complete Works in Twenty-Three Volumes: A River Ramble: Saga of the Genesee Valley; The Ridge: Ontario's Blossom Country; The Lakes Country; The Towpath; Rochester Sketchbook; Stagecoach Towns; Tomahawks and Old Lace: Tales of Western New York; Land of the Senecas; Upstate Echoes; Slim Fingers Beckon; Shadows on the Wall: Tales of York State; Southern Tier Volume 1; Southern Tier Volume 2; Our Goodly Heritage; Pioneer Profiles; Bloomers and Bugles; Gaslights and Gingerbread; Fame in Our Time; The White Woman and Her Valley; Down the Lore Lanes: Oddities in Upstate History; The Underground: Freedom's Road and Other Upstate Tales; The Changing Years; Pumpkin Hook to Dumpling Hill [23 Volume Set]

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $525.00

Publisher: American Book - Stratford Press:

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2208498

Condition: Very Good


The Lakes Country inscribed without attribution and signed by author, Upstate Echoes, Southern Tier Vol. 2, Pioneer Profiles, Down the Lore Lanes, and The Underground signed without inscription. All volumes include original jackets. A few jackets lightly rubbed or foxed with minor loss from corners, but most are very good or better. Ink gift notes on front endpapers of A River Ramble, Stagecoach Towns, Tomahawks and Old Lace, Shadows on the Wall, Southern Tier Vols. 1 & 2, and Bloomers & Bugles, owner bookplates inside Stagecoach Towns, Shadows on the Wall, and Southern Tier Vol. 1., ink stamp... View more info

Image for Slim Fingers Beckon: An Enlarged and Revised Edition of the Lakes Country, and Including Skaneateles, Owasco & Cayuga Lakes, Not Covered in Previous Book -- Some of the Material Appeared in the Rochester NY Democrat and Chronicle in Serial Form

Slim Fingers Beckon: An Enlarged and Revised Edition of the Lakes Country, and Including Skaneateles, Owasco & Cayuga Lakes, Not Covered in Previous Book -- Some of the Material Appeared in the Rochester NY Democrat and Chronicle in Serial Form

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Creek Books / Vail-Ballou Press, Inc.: 1951

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2020910

Condition: Very Good


Reprint. Includes original jacket. Jacket rubbed with minor loss and tears along corners, owner bookplate on front endpaper. Good. 1951 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 184 pp. Black & white photographs. Merrill's original work on the Lakes Country, revised and enlarged to cover the entire Finger Lakes region. CONTENTS: Land of Lakes and Legends; Skaneateles, the Eastern Gateway; Owasco and Auburn, Lakes Country Metropolis; Far Around Cayuga's Waters; Town and Gown -- Ithaca and Cornell; Seneca, Lake of the Hidden Guns; Watkins Wonderland; Geneva, The Beleaguered City;... View more info

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Fame in Our Time

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $25.00

Publisher: American Book - Stratford Press, Inc.: 1960

Seller ID: 2195116

Condition: Very Good


Faint stain to top corner of first few pages, page ridges lightly foxed. Jacket flap corners trimmed (list price still present). 1960 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, [4], 202 pp. 8vo. A collection of biographical vignettes about 30 upstate New Yorkers. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Arch Merrill (August 5, 1894 - July 15, 1974) was a newspaper reporter for the Rochester, New York Democrat and Chronicle from 1923 to the late 1960s. He was a prolific writer, best known for his articles in the Sunday paper on history and folklore of the Genesse Valley and the Finger Lakes of upst... View more info

Image for Slim Fingers Beckon: An Enlarged and Revised Edition of the Lakes Country, and Including Skaneateles, Owasco & Cayuga Lakes, Not Covered in Previous Book -- Some of the Material Appeared in the Rochester NY Democrat and Chronicle in Serial Form

Slim Fingers Beckon: An Enlarged and Revised Edition of the Lakes Country, and Including Skaneateles, Owasco & Cayuga Lakes, Not Covered in Previous Book -- Some of the Material Appeared in the Rochester NY Democrat and Chronicle in Serial Form

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $25.00

Publisher: American Book-Stratford Press, Inc.: 1951

Seller ID: 2196989

Condition: Very Good


Pages lightly foxed, pages toned. Half-inch by half-inch tear along bottom of jacket spine, jacket edges rubbed. 1951 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 184 pp. This 1951 book is the first one published which covers the entire Finger Lakes country. It reatins all the flavor of the earlier book with much new material added. Chapters have been added on the eastern Finger Lakes, Skaneateles, Owasco and Cayuga, all rich in scenic beauty, history and lore. View more info

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Down the Lore Lanes: Oddities in Upstate History

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $25.00

Publisher: American Book - Stratford Press, Inc.: 1961

Seller ID: 2206722

Condition: Very Good


Ink name to front endpaper, page ridges lightly foxed. Jacket edges rubbed with a few minor tears and chips, jacket spine lightly toned. 1961 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 198 pp. Regional history from the year 1000 through the era of the New Frontier. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Arch Merrill (August 5, 1894 - July 15, 1974) was a newspaper reporter for the Rochester, New York Democrat and Chronicle from 1923 to the late 1960s. He was a prolific writer, best known for his articles in the Sunday paper on history and folklore of the Genesse Valley and the Finger Lakes of up... View more info

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Rochester Sketchbook

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Empire State Books: 1986

Seller ID: 2208495

Condition: Very Good


Crease on front corner, ink name and date on half-title page. 1986 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 182 pp. A collection of Merrill's writings about the history of Rochester. Others have written about Rochester before and since Arch Merrill but it took a newspaper man to write the story of Rochester as a story. When Merrill writes of Nathaniel Rochester in the lucid, fast-moving, easily-digested style which has put Merrill's books on top of the reader list,you see the City's Founder; you feel his presence, you imagine him surveying today's scene from the four corn... View more info

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Our Goodly Heritage

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $25.00

Publisher: American Book / Stratford Press: 1968

Seller ID: 2260323

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket lightly rubbed, jacket flap corners trimmed. 1968 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 216 pp. 8vo. A collection of writings about western New York's heritage. Arch Merrill (August 5, 1894 - July 15, 1974) was a newspaper reporter for the Rochester, New York Democrat and Chronicle from 1923 to the late 1960s. He was a prolific writer, best known for his articles in the Sunday paper on history and folklore of the Genesee Valley and the Finger Lakes of upstate New York. View more info

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Our Goodly Heritage

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $15.00

Publisher: American Book / Stratford Press: 1968

Seller ID: 2260482

Condition: Very Good


Very good in fair jacket. Jacket stained, ink name and address on front endpaper. 1968 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 216 pp. 8vo. A collection of writings about western New York's heritage. Arch Merrill (August 5, 1894 - July 15, 1974) was a newspaper reporter for the Rochester, New York Democrat and Chronicle from 1923 to the late 1960s. He was a prolific writer, best known for his articles in the Sunday paper on history and folklore of the Genesee Valley and the Finger Lakes of upstate New York. View more info

Image for Slim Fingers Beckon: An Enlarged and Revised Edition of the Lakes Country, and Including Skaneateles, Owasco & Cayuga Lakes, Not Covered in Previous Book -- Some of the Material Appeared in the Rochester NY Democrat and Chronicle in Serial Form

Slim Fingers Beckon: An Enlarged and Revised Edition of the Lakes Country, and Including Skaneateles, Owasco & Cayuga Lakes, Not Covered in Previous Book -- Some of the Material Appeared in the Rochester NY Democrat and Chronicle in Serial Form

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $20.00

Publisher: American Book-Stratford Press, Inc.: 1951

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 2262389

Condition: Very Good


Jacket rubbed and lightly foxed, boards lightly soiled. 1951 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 184 pp. This 1951 book is the first one published which covers the entire Finger Lakes country. It reatins all the flavor of the earlier book with much new material added. Chapters have been added on the eastern Finger Lakes, Skaneateles, Owasco and Cayuga, all rich in scenic beauty, history and lore. View more info

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From Pumpkin Hook to Dumpling Hill

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Creek Books / Vail-Ballou Press, Inc.: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2265289

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Pages toned, ink gift note on front endpaper, boards lightly toned, jacket spine faded. 1969 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. v, 212 pp. 8vo. A collection of Merrill's journalism relating to Western New York. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Arch Merrill (August 5, 1894 - July 15, 1974) was a newspaper reporter for the Rochester, New York Democrat and Chronicle from 1923 to the late 1960s. He was a prolific writer, best known for his articles in the Sunday paper on history and folklore of the Genesee Valley and the Finger Lakes of upstate New York. He was sometimes cal... View more info

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From Pumpkin Hook to Dumpling Hill

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Creek Books / Vail-Ballou Press, Inc.: 1969

Seller ID: 2273578

Condition: Very Good


Ink gift note on front endpaper. 1969 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. v, 212 pp. 8vo. A collection of Merrill's journalism relating to Western New York. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Arch Merrill (August 5, 1894 - July 15, 1974) was a newspaper reporter for the Rochester, New York Democrat and Chronicle from 1923 to the late 1960s. He was a prolific writer, best known for his articles in the Sunday paper on history and folklore of the Genesee Valley and the Finger Lakes of upstate New York. He was sometimes called The Poet Laureate of Upstate New York. He authored a number of boo... View more info

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The Changing Years

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $25.00

Publisher: American Book - Stratford Press, Inc.: 1967

Seller ID: 2280296

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear. 1967 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 194 pp. 7 3/4 x 5 1/2. Black & white photographs. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Arch Merrill (August 5, 1894 - July 15, 1974) was a newspaper reporter for the Rochester, New York Democrat and Chronicle from 1923 to the late 1960s. He was a prolific writer, best known for his articles in the Sunday paper on history and folklore of the Genesee Valley and the Finger Lakes of upstate New York. CONTENTS: The Old Order Changeth; The Horseless Carriage; The Flying Machine; Steamboats on the Lake; Rolling Thunder; Excursion Days; ... View more info

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The Changing Years

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $20.00

Publisher: American Book - Stratford Press, Inc.: 1967

Seller ID: 2281678

Condition: Very Good


A couple small closed jacket tears, 1/2 inch chip from jacket spine head, jacket price clipped. 1967 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 194 pp. 7 3/4 x 5 1/2. Black & white photographs. CONTENTS: The Old Order Changeth; The Horseless Carriage; The Flying Machine; Steamboats on the Lake; Rolling Thunder; Excursion Days; Wheeling Along; The Silents; Inns and Drummers; Ice Harvest; Erie Canal Memories; The Old Neighborhood; Grand Old Towns; General Store; Salt Kingdom; Hops on the Hill; Days of Ore; Quarrying Era; Fish Story; Noble Experiment; A President is Slain; The ... View more info

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Shadows on the Wall: Tales of York State

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $35.00

Publisher: American Book-Stratford Press: 1952

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2286952

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed and signed by author on front endpaper ('To Harold A. Barney Nichols, with the best wishes of Arch Merrill'). Sticker removal mark on front jacket panel. 1952 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 152 pp. A collection of regional history stories in New York State, featuring Niagara County's Sutherland Sisters, Rattlesnake Pete, Rulloff the 'Fiend of the Finger Lakes', Mormon exiles, a Civil War Rebel spy, William H. Seward, Winston Churchill, etc. View more info

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Bloomers and Bugles

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $25.00

Publisher: American Book--Stratford Press, Inc.: 1958

Seller ID: 2286953

Condition: Very Good


Edges lightly foxed. 1958 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 214 pp. 8vo. Regional history during the period between the passing of the frontier and the close of the Civil War. In Bloomers and Bugles you meet the original Bloomer Girls, the suffragists, among them Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony, who defied convention by wearing trousers in public. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Arch Merrill (August 5, 1894 - July 15, 1974) was a newspaper reporter for the Rochester, New York Democrat and Chronicle from 1923 to the late 1960s. He was a prolific writer, best known for his ... View more info

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Gaslights and Gingerbread

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $25.00

Publisher: American Book - Stratford Press: 1959

Seller ID: 2286955

Condition: Very Good


Base of jacket flaps lightly stained, owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1959 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 228 pp. 8vo. A collection of Merrill's journalism relating to Western New York. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Arch Merrill (August 5, 1894 - July 15, 1974) was a newspaper reporter for the Rochester, New York Democrat and Chronicle from 1923 to the late 1960s. He was a prolific writer, best known for his articles in the Sunday paper on history and folklore of the Genesse Valley and the Finger Lakes of upstate New York. He was sometimes called The Poet Laureate of Upstate ... View more info

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Our Goodly Heritage

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $25.00

Publisher: American Book / Stratford Press: 1968

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2287934

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by author without inscription. Small chips to jacket spine head and to jacket spine base, front jacket flap price-clipped. 1968 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 216 pp. 8vo. A collection of writings about western New York's heritage. Arch Merrill (August 5, 1894 - July 15, 1974) was a newspaper reporter for the Rochester, New York Democrat and Chronicle from 1923 to the late 1960s. He was a prolific writer, best known for his articles in the Sunday paper on history and folklore of the Genesee Valley and the Finger Lakes of upstate New York. View more info