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The Battle in Common: Stories from the Members of the Genesee Chapter of the Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge

By: The Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge; Rappl, Major General Norbert

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge, Inc.: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2265677

ISBN: 0988576201

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Three small spots on front wrapper. 2012 Large Softcover. 206 pp. Stories from the Members of the Genesee Valley Chapter of the Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge. Illustrated with World War II era black-and-white photographs, as well as modern color photos. View more info

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Trailing Arbutus: Poems Selected

By: Thomas, Carrie N.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: C.N. Thomas & Company: 1879

Seller ID: 2288311

Condition: Near Fine


1879 Hard Cover. 64 pp. Green boards, gilt title on front board. Published in Brockport, New York. Engraved plate precedes title page. A collection of poetry. View more info

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Tales from the Adirondack Foothills

By: Thomas, Howard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Prospect Books: 1956

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2208165

ISBN: 0913710032

Condition: Very Good


Signed by author without inscription. A nice copy. One-inch surface tear to jacket spine slightly obscuring the title, jacket edges rubbed with a small tear to top edge of jacket front and jacket rear. 1956 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 150 pp. Sketches by John Mahaffy. The Adirondack Foothills, which rise north of the Mohawk Valley, have charmed natives and visitors for more than a century with the beauty of their rolling farms, rushing trout streams, sparkling lakes and tidy villages. This series of related stories explains how the foothills evolved from a w... View more info

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The Singing Hills: A Story about Welsh Settlers in Upstate New York

By: Thomas, Howard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Prospect Books: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2293111

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket toned, 1/2 inch closed tear and light stain to jacket spine base, ink gift note on front endpaper. 1964 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vii, [3], 274 pp. 8vo. A historical novel focusing on Welsh settlers in upstate New York, following the orphan Owen as he wanders into the Steuben hills north of Utica. Particularly interesting for the detailed depictions of a number of Welsh customs. View more info

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Gun Control in New York: A Guide to New York's Firearms and Weapons Laws

By: Thomas, Lee O.; Chamberlain, Jeffrey

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Gunlock Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2293092

Condition: Near Fine


First edition - a paperback original. Signed by both authors without inscription on title page. One of three subscription cards removed from page following text, subscription announcement flyer laid in. 1990 Trade Paperback. xii, 178 pp. A review of New York firearms law, with information on licensing, gun control, weapons crimes, fireworks, the use of deadly force, statistics, etc. Includes a facsimile of first lady Eleanor Roosevelt's pistol license application. View more info

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All the Silver Pennies: Combining Silver Pennies and More Silver Pennies

By: Thompson, Blanche Jennings

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1967

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2291176

Condition: Near Fine


3rd printing. Jacket lightly toned, ink name on front endpaper. 1967 Hard Cover. xvi, 224 pp. 9 1/4 x 6 1/2. A compilation by a Rochester, NY school teacher designed to expose children to poetry. This volume combines two compilations previously published as separate books. View more info

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Penfield's Past: 1810-1960

By: Thompson, Katherine Wilcox

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Christopher Press, Inc.: 1960

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2274191

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed to a Penfield family and signed by the author on title page ('Welcome to the Schaefer family - may your years in Penfield be happy ones, Katherine Thompson, June 1974'). Very good in fair jacket. Jacket worn with two 1 inch chips and a couple closed tears. 1960 Hard Cover. vii, 213 pp. A history of Penfield, New York in celebration of its sesquicentennial, written by the town historian. Maps of 1852 Penfield and 1960 Penfield on endpapers. Black & white photographs throughout. View more info

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Penfield's Past: 1810-1960

By: Thompson, Katherine Wilcox

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Christopher Press, Inc.: 1960

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2287935

Condition: Very Good


Signed by author without inscription. Supplement laid in. Very good in well worn jacket. Address label on half-title page. 1960 Hard Cover. vii, 213 pp. Supplement laid in. A history of Penfield, New York in celebration of its sesquicentennial, written by the town historian. Maps of 1852 Penfield and 1960 Penfield on endpapers. Black & white photographs throughout. View more info

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Rhinebeck: Portrait of a Town

By: Tietjen, Sari B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The River Press, Rhinebeck: 1995

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 1762346

ISBN: 1882870018

Condition: Near Fine


First printing. Spine faintly creased. 1995 Large Softcover. 277 pp. A history of Rhinebeck, New York, profusely illustrated with black & white photographs and reproductions of maps and historical illustrations. Rhinebeck has been an area rich in history since Europeans settled in the area in the late 17th century. It appeared in the news nationwide when Chelsea Clinton was married there in 2010. View more info

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The Bungle (Vols. I, III, & IV)

By: Todd, Ellen L. (Editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ellen L. Todd: 1937

Seller ID: 1854630

Condition: Fair


Spines of volumes I and III cracked and of IV cracking. 1937 Large Softcover. 11 1/2 x 9. Brown leatherette yapped boards. Volumes I, III, and IV. The Todds, a large and prolific family in the United States and especially New York, eventually became so large that sharing all the family news became a hassle, especially in the 1930s. So, Ellen began collecting from every member that she could the family news, then compiled it and released it periodically. View more info

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Eight Miles Along The Shore...: An Illustrated History of Greece, N.Y. 10,000 B.C. to 1980 A.D.

By: Tomkiewicz, Virginia; Husted, Shirley Cox

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Historical Society of Greece, N.Y.: 1982

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2098780

Condition: Near Fine


1984 3rd printing. 1982 Large Softcover. vi, 206 pp. 11 x 8 1/2. Original wrappers. Numerous photographs & maps. Greece is a town in Monroe County, New York, United States. As of the 2000 United States census, the town had a total population of 94,141. The town motto is Discover the Promise. The Town of Greece is in the northern part of the county and borders the City of Rochester on the east, the town of Gates on the south, the towns of Parma and Ogden on the west, and Lake Ontario on the north. The town is a contiguous suburb of Rochester. The area known as Charlotte, on the eastern border, ... View more info

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Eight Miles Along the Shore: An Illustrated History of Greece, N.Y. 10,000 B.C. to 1980 A.D.

By: Tomkiewicz, Virginia; Husted, Shirley Cox

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Historical Society of Greece, N.Y.: 1982

Seller ID: 2277147

Condition: Very Good


1988 4th printing. Page ridges lightly foxed. 1982 Large Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 206 pp. 11 x 8 1/2. Original wrappers. Numerous photographs & maps. Greece is a town in Monroe County, New York, United States. As of the 2000 United States census, the town had a total population of 94,141. The town motto is Discover the Promise. The Town of Greece is in the northern part of the county and borders the City of Rochester on the east, the town of Gates on the south, the towns of Parma and Ogden on the west, and Lake Ontario on the north. The town is a contiguous ... View more info

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Eight Miles Along the Shore: An Illustrated History of Greece, N.Y. 10,000 B.C. to 1980 A.D.

By: Tomkiewicz, Virginia; Husted, Shirley Cox

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Historical Society of Greece, N.Y.: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2286746

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Wrappers lightly toned, title page lightly soiled. 1982 Large Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 206 pp. 11 x 8 1/2. Original wrappers. Numerous photographs & maps. Greece is a town in Monroe County, New York, United States. As of the 2000 United States census, the town had a total population of 94,141. The town motto is Discover the Promise. The Town of Greece is in the northern part of the county and borders the City of Rochester on the east, the town of Gates on the south, the towns of Parma and Ogden on the west, and Lake Ontario on the north. The t... View more info

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Eight Miles Along the Shore: An Illustrated History of Greece, N.Y. 10,000 B.C. to 1980 A.D.

By: Tomkiewicz, Virginia; Husted, Shirley Cox

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Historical Society of Greece, N.Y.: 1982

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 2292770

Condition: Very Good


4th printing. Lightly toned, inside of wrappers lightly foxed, ink gift note and previous owner address on title page. 1982 Large Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 206 pp. 11 x 8 1/2. Original wrappers. Numerous photographs & maps. Greece is a town in Monroe County, New York, United States. As of the 2000 United States census, the town had a total population of 94,141. The town motto is Discover the Promise. The Town of Greece is in the northern part of the county and borders the City of Rochester on the east, the town of Gates on the south, the towns of Parma and Og... View more info

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Eight Miles Along the Shore: An Illustrated History of Greece, N.Y. 10,000 B.C. to 1980 A.D.

By: Tomkiewicz, Virginia; Husted, Shirley Cox

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Historical Society of Greece, N.Y.: 1982

Seller ID: 2292995

Condition: Good


Stain on front wrapper, lightly toned, crease on front corner. 1982 Large Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 206 pp. 11 x 8 1/2. Original wrappers.0Numerous photographs & maps. Greece is a town in Monroe County, New York, United States. As of the 2000 United States census, the town had a total population of 94,141. The town motto is Discover the Promise. The Town of Greece is in the northern part of the county and borders the City of Rochester on the east, the town of Gates on the south, the towns of Parma and Ogden on the west, and Lake Ontario on the north. The town... View more info

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Poems, and Jottings of Itinerancy in Western New-York, in Two Parts [Tooker's Poems]

By: Tooker, Manly

Price: $125.00

Publisher: E. Darrow & Brother: 1860

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2202714

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Signed & inscribed by author in pencil on front endpaper. Front hinge weak, board edges faded, pages lightly foxed. 1860 Hard Cover. iii, 160 pp. Original blind-stamped cloth, gilt titles. A collection of poems, together with a sketch of the writer's life and labors, which included numerous appointments within New York State. This section includes interesting details about local political and religious history. View more info

Image for 1879 Broadside Advertisement: 4th of July Festival. Including Martial Music, Singing, Poems, Speeches, Dinner, Fireworks, etc., on the Baptist Parsonage Lawn, Penfield, [New York] July 4th, 1879. Singing by Mr. G.W. Rockefeller and Glee Club. A Warm Dinner from 1 to 2 o'clock, 25 cts. Ice Cream, Lemonade and other refreshments will be furnished on the grounds. Fireworks in the Evening. [Independence Day]

1879 Broadside Advertisement: 4th of July Festival. Including Martial Music, Singing, Poems, Speeches, Dinner, Fireworks, etc., on the Baptist Parsonage Lawn, Penfield, [New York] July 4th, 1879. Singing by Mr. G.W. Rockefeller and Glee Club. A Warm Dinner from 1 to 2 o'clock, 25 cts. Ice Cream, Lemonade and other refreshments will be furnished on the grounds. Fireworks in the Evening. [Independence Day]

By: Town of Penfield, New York

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Fairport Herald Print.: 1879

Seller ID: 2173001

Condition: Near Fine


Three faint horizontal creases, one vertical crease, faint crease on bottom corner, toned. 1879 Broadside. 6 x 8 7/8. A broadside advertisement printed 85 years after the foundation of the town that has been known as Penfield, New York since 1810 (it was previously called Northfield, changed to Boyle in 1808, and was divided into several towns in 1810). The company that printed the ad, Fairport Herald, was a newspaper that was only 6 years old at the time (it used this name from 1873-1925). The broadside mentions ice cream was served, which is an interesting note given that ice cream was just ... View more info

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History of the Town of Ontario 1807-1957

By: Trimble, Augusta; et al

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Bel-Gra Print Shop: 1957

Seller ID: 2286992

Condition: Good


Front hinge just beginning to loosen. Printed family trees laid in, including one enclosed in a Fee Brothers envelope with a letter. 1957 Large Hardcover. 136 pp. 12 x 9. Ontario is a town in the northwest corner of Wayne County, New York, United States. The population was 9,778 at the 2000 census. The town is named after the Great Lake on its northern border. - Wikipedia View more info

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Voyage of the Heart: From Florida to Upstate New York in a Small Boat

By: Tripiciano, Dave

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Tate Publishing & Enterprises: 2006

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197733

ISBN: 1598864521

Condition: Very Good


Signed by author with inscription on title page: To Carole: Please enjoy this touching, inspiring true story. God bless you! Dave Tripiciano. Edge wear, sticker on front cover verso, pages toned. 2006 Trade Paperback. 392 pp. The amazing true story of God's blessing and protection on the trip of a lifetime.Dodging hurricanes, searched for by the coast guard, and plagued by engine trouble, Dave Tripiciano was lost and aground several times as he made his way up the coast of America in his twenty-five foot sailboat, God Speed. Surviving life threatening situations, he met and touched the lives o... View more info

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On the Newspaper Front with Frank Tripp

By: Tripp, Frank; Blanchard, L.R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Gannett Newspapers: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2200443

Condition: Very Good


First edition. 1954 Hard Cover. xiii, 135 pp. 8vo. A collection of articles by the syndicated Democrat & Chronicle columnist who wrote from 1901 to the 1950s. The D&C is still published in Rochester, New York, and is owned by Gannett Newspapers. View more info

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Campus Shadows

By: Trott, H.W.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Crosset and Williams: 1946

Seller ID: 2161057

Condition: Near Fine


Minimal loss of gilt from titles, ink name on front endpaper. 1946 Hard Cover. 371 pp. 8vo. An autobiographical novel of medical practice in the Finger Lakes region of New York. View more info

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Campus Shadows

By: Trott, H.W.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Crosset and Williams: 1946

Seller ID: 2205367

Condition: Very Good


Gilt titles mostly rubbed away, ink gift note on front endpaper. 1946 Hard Cover. 371 pp. 8vo. An autobiographical novel of medical practice in the Finger Lakes region of New York. View more info

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Our Travels, Statistical, Geographical, Mineorological, Geological, Historical, Political and Quizzical: A Knickerbocker Tour of New York State, 1822

By: Tucker, Louis Leonard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The University of the State of New York: 1968

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2287932

Condition: Fine


Modern reissue of 1822 original. No jacket. A fine copy. 1968 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 136 pp. Modern reissue of 1822 original, with new preface, footnotes, and color illustrations. In late August 1822, at the height of a yellow fever epidemic in New York City, an alarmed resident of the lower city resettled his family in the Bedford section of Brooklyn Village. With two male companions, he then boarded the steamboat Chancellor Livingston on August 28 and sailed up the Hudson River to Newburgh. There they boarded a stage and travelled across New York State ... View more info

Image for History of the Pioneer Settlement of Phelps and Gorham's Purchase, and Morris' Reserve; Embracing the Counties of Monroe, Ontario, Livingston, Yates, Steuben, Most of Wayne and Allegany, and Parts of Orleans, Genesee and Wyoming, to Which is Added, a Supplement, or Extension of the Pioneer History of Monroe County. The Whole Preceded by Some Account of French and English Dominion - Border Wars of the Revolution - Indian Councils and Land Cessions - The Progress of Settlement Westward from the Valley of the Mohawk - Early Difficulties with the Indians - Our Immediate Predecessors the Senecas - With 'A Glance at the Iroquois'

History of the Pioneer Settlement of Phelps and Gorham's Purchase, and Morris' Reserve; Embracing the Counties of Monroe, Ontario, Livingston, Yates, Steuben, Most of Wayne and Allegany, and Parts of Orleans, Genesee and Wyoming, to Which is Added, a Supplement, or Extension of the Pioneer History of Monroe County. The Whole Preceded by Some Account of French and English Dominion - Border Wars of the Revolution - Indian Councils and Land Cessions - The Progress of Settlement Westward from the Valley of the Mohawk - Early Difficulties with the Indians - Our Immediate Predecessors the Senecas - With 'A Glance at the Iroquois'

By: Turner, O. [Orsamus]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: James Brunner, Publisher: 1976

Seller ID: 2290425

Condition: Near Fine


Folding map laid in. 1976 Hard Cover. viii, 588 pp. Facsimile of 1851 original, with 1946 name index bound in after text. The Phelps and Gorham Purchase was the purchase in 1788 of the pre-emptive right to some 6,000,000 acres (24,000 km²) of land in western New York State for $1,000,000 (roughly equivalent to $20,000,000,000 in 2005). This was all land in western New York west of Seneca Lake between Lake Ontario and the Pennsylvania border. The purchasers were Oliver Phelps and Nathaniel Gorham, both of Massachusetts, and the seller was the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. (In some discussions... View more info

Image for History of the Pioneer Settlement of Phelps and Gorham's Purchase, and Morris' Reserve; Embracing the Counties of Monroe, Ontario, Livingston, Yates, Steuben, Most of Wayne and Allegany, and Parts of Orleans, Genesee and Wyoming, to Which is Added, a Supplement, or Extension of the Pioneer History of Monroe County. The Whole Preceded by Some Account of French and English Dominion - Border Wars of the Revolution - Indian Councils and Land Cessions - The Progress of Settlement Westward from the Valley of the Mohawk - Early Difficulties with the Indians - Our Immediate Predecessors the Senecas - With 'A Glance at the Iroquois'

History of the Pioneer Settlement of Phelps and Gorham's Purchase, and Morris' Reserve; Embracing the Counties of Monroe, Ontario, Livingston, Yates, Steuben, Most of Wayne and Allegany, and Parts of Orleans, Genesee and Wyoming, to Which is Added, a Supplement, or Extension of the Pioneer History of Monroe County. The Whole Preceded by Some Account of French and English Dominion - Border Wars of the Revolution - Indian Councils and Land Cessions - The Progress of Settlement Westward from the Valley of the Mohawk - Early Difficulties with the Indians - Our Immediate Predecessors the Senecas - With 'A Glance at the Iroquois'

By: Turner, O. [Orsamus]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: James Brunner, Publisher: 1976

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2291258

Condition: Very Good


Fold-out map laid in. Top edge foxed. 1976 Hard Cover. viii, 588 pp. Facsimile of 1851 original, with 1946 name index bound in after text. The Phelps and Gorham Purchase was the purchase in 1788 of the pre-emptive right to some 6,000,000 acres (24,000 km²) of land in western New York State for $1,000,000 (roughly equivalent to $20,000,000,000 in 2005). This was all land in western New York west of Seneca Lake between Lake Ontario and the Pennsylvania border. The purchasers were Oliver Phelps and Nathaniel Gorham, both of Massachusetts, and the seller was the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. (In... View more info

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Index to History of the Pioneer Settlement of Phelps & Gorham's Purchase, and Morris' Reserve, Including Supplement of Monroe County in First Edition and Supplement for Counties of Wayne, Ontario, Yates, Livingston and Allegany in Second Edition of 1852

By: Turner, Orsamus; Lookup, George E. (Index)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Wayne County Historical Society: 1973

Seller ID: 2290426

Condition: Good


Wrappers toned and lightly spotted. 1973 Trade Paperback. 256 pp. Includes a map of Phelps & Gorham's Purchase, 1790, with a Genesee Country Overlay showing this, the Morris Reserve, The Connecticut Tract, The Triangle, Mill Yard Tract, the New Preemption Line, and new County Boundaries. Also includes a chart of towns included therein. The Phelps and Gorham Purchase was the purchase in 1788 of the pre-emptive right to some 6,000,000 acres (24,000 km²) of land in western New York State for $1,000,000 (roughly equivalent to $20,000,000,000 in 2005). This was all land in western New York west of... View more info

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State Library Bulletin History No. 2, May 1899, Colonial Records: General Entries, V. 1, 1664-65

By: University of the State of New York

Price: $10.00

Publisher: University of the State of New York: 1899

Seller ID: 2267968

Condition: Good


Minor tear to spine, slightly obscuring title; a few minor chips to wrapper edges, light stain to top edge of rear wrapper. 1899 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. General entries, v. 1 is the first book of records of the executive department including papers pertaining to the surrender of the colony by the Dutch to the English in 1664, and extending to Sep. 25, 1665. Besides the papers relating to the change of government it contains the records of the secretary on various topics illustrating the early history of the colony. Among these are correspondence with neighbori... View more info

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State Library Bulletin Bibliographies, No. 2-4, July 1897: Reading Lists on Colonial New England, Travel in North America, History of the 17th Century

By: University of the State of New York

Price: $10.00

Publisher: University of the State of New York: 1897

Seller ID: 2267969

Condition: Good


Minor loss to spinebase, one-and-a-half inch by one-inch chip along top edge of rear wrapper, one-inch tear along top edge of rear wrapper, a few chips to wrapper edges, wrappers lightly toned. 1897 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Reading Lists on Colonial New England, Travel in North America, History of the 17th Century. View more info

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The Ghost of the Charlotte Lighthouse (A New York State Adventure)

By: Valentine, Sally

Price: $7.00

Publisher: North Country Books: 2006

Seller ID: 2275495

ISBN: 1595310134

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 2006 Trade Paperback. 100 pp. On a cliff overlooking Lake Ontario, the Genesee River, and the port of Rochester, New York, a lonely lighthouse stood watch. Its windows were boarded up and its roof was leaking. Its face was dirty and its light had long since gone out. Its front door was hidden with brush and its stairs were crumbling. But maybe you wouldn't look so good either if you were 127 years old! From inside the lighthouse tower came the sound of scratching, but no one was there to hear it. That is, no human ears were there to hear it because the lighthouse had been abandone... View more info

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A History of Ulster County Under the Dominion of the Dutch

By: Van Buren, Augustus H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: J.C. & A.L. Fawcett, Inc.: 1989

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2289813

ISBN: 0941567028

Condition: Very Good


1989 reissue of 1923 original. Rear wrapper creased. 146 pp. Chapters include: the Red Men, the coming of the White Men, The planting of Esoput, Growth, The War of 1659-1660, Wildwood and the New Dorp, War of 1663, Internal Affairs, Coming of the English, Government, Church, Wildwyck and its People. View more info