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Souvenir and Other Stories

By: Clune, Henry W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: James Brunner: 1990

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2205698

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed and signed by author on front endpaper - inscribed Clune books are somewhat unusual, as his usual habit was to visit bookstores, sign copies of his books that were on the shelf, and leave without announcing he had done so. Inscription appears to read 'For Eta ts alga, with all good wishes, Henry W Clune', but perhaps this was meant to be a fraternity [Eta psi alpha?]). 1990 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 218 pp. 8vo. The hallmark of these stories is precision of observation. For three quarters of a century, Henry W. Clune has reported with wry sympathy on o... View more info

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Seen & Heard: Selections from Seen and Heard - Volume Two [2]

By: Clune, Henry W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Democrat and Chronicle: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2205700

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Ink gift note on front endpaper, spine faded, small smudge on front board. 1935 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 111 pp. 8vo. The second of two volumes collecting writings originally included in Henry Clune's column in the Rochester Democrat & Chronicle. View more info

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Souvenir and Other Stories

By: Clune, Henry W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: James Brunner: 1990

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2164089

Condition: Very Good


Limited edition, #239 of 1000. Signed and hand-numbered by author on colophon. Jacket toned, jacket price clipped, owner sticker on front endpaper.Very Good. 1990 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 218 pp. 8vo. The hallmark of these stories is precision of observation. For three quarters of a century, Henry W. Clune has reported with wry sympathy on our hopes and fears, loves and loathings. As newspaper reporter, columnist and, above all, cunning storyteller, he has conveyed the essence of a full spectrum of sometimes surprising, sometimes familiar American lives. That r... View more info

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I Always Liked It Here: Reminiscences of a Rochesterian

By: Clune, Henry W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Friends of the University of Rochester Libraries, Rochester, New York: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2164337

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Top page ridge lightly foxed, jacket edges rubbed.Very Good. 1983 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 377 pp. 8vo. Black & white photographs. At 92, Henry W. Clune could be forgiven for setting aside the rigorous labors of the literary life and sitting instead on one of his lawn chairs and spending long hours contemplating the beautiful vista which stretches behind his home in Scottsville, New York. The author of six fine novels, a volume in the Rivers of America Series (The Genesee, 1963) and his history of his home city (The Rochester I Know, 1972),... View more info

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The Good Die Poor

By: Clune, Henry W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co.: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2206753

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. No jacket, light stain to bottom edge of front board, sticker to front paste-down endpaper, ink note to front endpaper. 1937 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 294 pp. Clune's novel about the career of a newspaperman during the Great Depression.His first novel. He was a writer and columnist who appeared several times a week in The Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, from 1914 to 1969. He wrote 14 books, including novels and a history of his native Rochester, New York.KEYWORDS: HENRY CLUNE GOOD DIE POOR LOCAL ROCHESTER NE... View more info

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I Always Liked It Here: Reminiscences of a Rochesterian

By: Clune, Henry W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Friends of the University of Rochester Libraries: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2267982

ISBN: 0961082402

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket edges rubbed with minor tears. Owner's stamp on front endpaper. 1983 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 377 pp. 8vo. Black & white photographs. At 92, Henry W. Clune could be forgiven for setting aside the rigorous labors of the literary life and sitting instead on one of his lawn chairs and spending long hours contemplating the beautiful vista which stretches behind his home in Scottsville, New York. The author of six fine novels, a volume in the Rivers of America Series (The Genesee, 1963) and his history of his home city (The Rochester I Kn... View more info

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I Always Liked It Here: Reminiscences of a Rochesterian

By: Clune, Henry W.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Friends of the University of Rochester Libraries: 1983

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2281335

ISBN: 0961082402

Condition: Near Fine


Limited edition, #53 of 250 copies. Hand numbered and signed by author on limitation page. Includes publisher's slipcase. 1983 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 377 pp. 8vo. Black & white photographs. At 92, Henry W. Clune could be forgiven for setting aside the rigorous labors of the literary life and sitting instead on one of his lawn chairs and spending long hours contemplating the beautiful vista which stretches behind his home in Scottsville, New York. The author of six fine novels, a volume in the Rivers of America Series (The Genesee, 1963) and his history ... View more info

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The Rochester I Know

By: Clune, Henry W.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2288318

ISBN: 0385069502

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Spine edges lightly rubbed. Page ridge faintly foxed, newspaper clippings laid in. 1972 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 384 pp. A historical sketch of Rochester, New York, originally proposed by the head of the book department at Scrantom's. View more info

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The Genesee (New York Classics)

By: Clune, Henry W.; Koch, Robert

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Syracuse Alumni Rowing Association: 1988

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2287922

ISBN: 0815624360

Condition: Near Fine


First paperback printing. Top page ridge very faintly foxed. 1988 Trade Paperback. xii, 338 pp. New foreword by Robert Koch. Illustrated by Douglas Gorsline. Describes the geography and history of the Genesee River Valley of western New York and Pennsylvania. View more info

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The Genesee (New York Classics)

By: Clune, Henry W.; Koch, Robert

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Syracuse Alumni Rowing Association: 1988

Seller ID: 2287962

ISBN: 0815624360

Condition: Very Good


Front corner faintly creased. 1988 Trade Paperback. xii, 338 pp. New foreword by Robert Koch. Illustrated by Douglas Gorsline. Describes the geography and history of the Genesee River Valley of western New York and Pennsylvania. View more info

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Story of Howe Caverns

By: Clymer, Virgil H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Howe Caverns, Inc.: 1941

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2276020

Condition: Near Fine


Second edition. Faint stain on rear board. 1941 Hard Cover. 72 pp. Fold-out map follows text. This book has been published to meet the constant requests from historians, textbook writers, librarians, teachers and visitors for data pertaining to the history and development of Howe Caverns. Howe Caverns are thirty-eight miles west of Albany, New York, and about two miles on a paved road from N.Y. 7. Beautifully illustrated in both B/W and color lithographs. Foldout map on back cover. View more info

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The University of Rochester Medical Center: Teaching, Discovering, Caring (75 Years of Achievement, 1925-2000)

By: Cohen, Jules; Joynt, Robert J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University of Rochester Press: 2000

Seller ID: 2206725

ISBN: 1580460836

Condition: Near Fine


Two gift notes to title page, page ridges very faintly foxed.Near Fine. 2000 Hard Cover. xiv, 339 pp. This commemorative volume tells the story of how a relatively small, university-based medical school over the course of 75 years became a national leader in medical research, health care, and their reform. Black & white photographs.Organized to reflect the three major missions of the University of Rochester Medical Center, this book reviews the distinctive achievements in teaching, research and clinical service over the 75 years of the Medical Center's history. Individual chapters on undergrad... View more info

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Genesee County The Home Front: World War II, 1941-1945

By: Conklin, Susan L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: .: 1991

Seller ID: 2275934

Condition: Near Fine


Minor stains on front wrapper, sticker ghosting on rear wrapper. 1991 Large Softcover. Unpaginated. This collection of reminiscences, newspaper articles, local histories and photographs capture the effects World War II had on our local communities. These accounts emphasize the hardships, changes, joys and sorrows Genesee County residents shared during the war years. View more info

East Rochester, New York: One Hundred Years of History, 1897-1997

By: Conners, Mary

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Taylor Publishing Company: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2293912

ISBN: 0967575907

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. 1/4 inch tear to top jacket corner, but looks nice under fresh mylar. 1997 Large Hardcover. 240 pp. Black-and-white photographs throughout. The narrative explores the conditions that led to the formation of the village, one of the few planned communities in the United States. It continues through the century, documenting the events that allowed this small village to become known nation wide for its many accomplishments. It is a fitting end to a century of exciting life in small town America. More than 500 photographs illustrated the history of the village, some of them paralleli... View more info

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Newjack: Guarding Sing Sing

By: Conover, Ted

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Vintage Books: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2202398

ISBN: 0375726624

Condition: Very Good


Pages lightly dog-eared. 2001 Trade Paperback. 331 pp. Acclaimed journalist Ted Conover sets a new standard for bold, in-depth reporting in this first-hand account of life inside the penal system at Sing Sing.When Ted Conover’s request to shadow a recruit at the New York State Corrections Officer Academy was denied, he decided to apply for a job as a prison officer himself. The result is an unprecedented work of eyewitness journalism: the account of Conover's year-long passage into storied Sing Sing prison as a rookie guard, or newjack.As he struggles to become a good officer, Conover angers... View more info

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Each Bee Was a Bullet: Corporal Thomas Geer and Color Sergeant Judson Hicks, Company A, 111th New York Infantry, At the Battles of Harpers Ferry and Gettysburg

By: Contant, George W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Grand Army Historic Publications: 1998

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2274308

ISBN: 096591772X

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by author without inscription. 1998 Soft Cover. 59 pp. Two best friends went to war... One came home. Thomas Geer and Judson Hicks of Marion, New York, enlisted in 1862 in Company A of the 111th New York Volunteers. Not two weeks later, the boys found themselves numbered in the largest Federal surrender of the war at Harpers Ferry, Virginia. ...based on the letters of these two western New York friends and is a personal story of the tragedy and triumph that marked so much of the American Civil War. View more info

Celebrating Our Past: Livingston County in the Twentieth Century

By: Cook, Bill

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Q Publishing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2293903

ISBN: 0966522885

Condition: Fine


First edition. Inscribed and signed by author on front flyleaf ('To Rita, Enjoy this story of our country's glorious past. Bill Cook'). 2000 Large Hardcover. 198 pp. A history of Livingston County, located in western New York, home to SUNY Geneseo and the Genesee Valley Hunt, and notable as the birthplace of the American Red Cross (the first local chapter was established in Dansville) and of Pledge of Allegiance author Francis Bellamy. Black-and-white photographs throughout. View more info

Celebrating Our Past: Livingston County in the Twentieth Century

By: Cook, Bill

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Q Publishing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2293904

ISBN: 0966522885

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. 2000 Large Hardcover. 198 pp. A history of Livingston County, located in western New York, home to SUNY Geneseo and the Genesee Valley Hunt, and notable as the birthplace of the American Red Cross (the first local chapter was established in Dansville) and of Pledge of Allegiance author Francis Bellamy. Black-and-white photographs throughout. View more info

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Palmyra and Vicinity

By: Cook, Thomas L.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Historic Palmyra Inc.: 1974

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2286939

Condition: Very Good


Front joint weakening with minor split to top and bottom edge, ink name and date on front endpaper. 1974 Hard Cover. 309, [11], 20 pp. 8vo. 1974 facsimile of 1930 original. A history of Palmyra, New York, well known as the birthplace of the Mormon faith. Includes reproductions of several black-and-white photographs. View more info

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History of Clarendon, from 1810 to 1888.

By: Copeland, David Sturges

Price: $95.00

Publisher: The Courier Company, Printers.: 1889

Seller ID: 2178564

Condition: Very Good


Boards a bit rubbed, ink name on front endpaper. 1889 Hard Cover. x, 382 pp. 8vo. Nearly 80 years of history related to Clarendon, New York, written by a long-time resident who operated a general store in town. View more info

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Clayton (Images of America)

By: Corbin, Verda S.; Hutchinson, Shane A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Arcadia: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2261925

ISBN: 0752412507

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A nice copy. 1998 Trade Paperback. 128 pp. The town of Clayton, located in northern New York State, was established on the shores of the mighty St. Lawrence River. At the turn of the last century, Clayton was in its heyday, and was one of the most famous resort destinations in the northeastern United States. During this period, Clayton was a place of affluence, its economy and culture built on the timber trade, shipping, boat building, and tourism industries. This book highlights the collection of Lester Corbin. Mr. Corbin, known as the Dean of the Thousand Islands Photographers... View more info

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East Rochester Shopping Guide (March 22, 1956 Vol. 11 No. 12)

By: Corea, Charles P.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Charles P. Corea: 1956

Seller ID: 2190023

Condition: Good


Light edge wear. 1956 Stapled Binding. An advertisement magazine from the mid-1950's, filled with period graphics and information. View more info

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Flood Plain Information, Red Creek and Genesee River in the Towns of Brighton and Henrietta, Monroe County, New York

By: Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Genesee River Basin Regional Water Resources Planning Board: 1972

Seller ID: 2005577

Condition: Very Good


Lightly toned. 1972 Spiral-Bound Softcover. iv, 48 pp. 8 plates. A government study of flood plains in western New York, with numerous photographs, fold-out maps and plates. View more info

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A Lifetime of Nightclubs and Ballparks

By: Costello, Fred

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Fred Costello: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2263717

ISBN: 0615345220

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Light water stain along bottom edge. 2010 Soft Cover. 163 pp. Fred Costello is a Syracuse native who has spent his life around baseball and music often in and around Rochester. His time in semi-pro baseball, playing in mob-owned nightclubs, and many more experiences are discussed in this book. View more info

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Herkimer County in the World War, 1916-1918

By: Cristman, Franklin W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Press of the Journal & Courier Co.: 1927

Seller ID: 2274566

Condition: Near Fine


No jacket, spine head and spine base very lightly rubbed. 1927 Large Hardcover. 222 pp. A history of Herkimer County, New York, during World War One. Contents included: Activities of the Home Defense Committee; Home Defense Units; Honor Roll; The Following Men Enlisted from Herkimer County in the U.S. Motor Corps [Gas Hounds]. View more info

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The Serpents Among Us: How to Protect Your Children From Sexual Predators, a Police Investigator's Perspective

By: Crough, Patrick

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Millstone Justice: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2287929

ISBN: 0615287654

Condition: Fine


First edition - a paperback original. Signed by author with smiley face and no inscription. A fine copy. 2009 Trade Paperback. 363 pp. With his book, The Serpents Among Us, Patrick Crough has provided a priceless resource for anybody who loves kids. Drawing on his twenty years of experience as a major crimes investigator, Patrick has chronicled some of his most memorable cases. In page after page, he lets us in on his conversations with some of our culture's most heinous criminals - child molesters. Each story takes us deeper into the minds of these depraved predators. Though at times difficu... View more info

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Fallen Angel: Crawling Out of Hell

By: Cruppe, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Infinity Publishing: 2010

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2273748

ISBN: 0741459884

Condition: Fine


SIGNED by author. New. 2010 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. The first book of the Fallen Angel saga, which groups works of fiction, graphic arts, and intense musical compositions. When the works are combined, an epic landscape unfolds revealing the life and death struggle of a coma victim who simultaneously faces his ultimate fate within the realms of the damned. Cruppe reveals secrets from the depths of darkness through a series of novels and musical works that will chill even the bravest of souls. Companion CD to Crawling out of Hell available on Killer Metal r... View more info

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Fallen Angel: Cast Out of Heaven (Fallen Angel No. 2)

By: Cruppe, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: S/P: 2018

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2273751

ISBN: 172508791X

Condition: Fine


SIGNED by author. New. 2018 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Luke falls deeper into the depths of the underworld making new allies and new enemies alike. See where Luke’s destiny leads with danger lurking around every corner. How will he fare when facing one of the Nine Lords of the Underworld in battle? Will his journey through darkness change him forever? Only time will tell. Companion CD to Cast Out of Heaven available on Killer Metal Records. View more info

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The Christmas Tree at Rockefeller Center

By: D'Agostino, Carla Torsilieri; Byrd, Byron Keith; Scott, Willard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Lickle Publishing, Inc.: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2279019

ISBN: 0965030873

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Top edge of jacket very lightly bumped. 1997 Large Hardcover. 112 pp. Traces the history of the traditions surrounding the Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center, describes how the trees are selected, prepared for transport, and installed, and looks at past trees. View more info

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The Image is Rochester

By: Dalmath, Gabe; DeFranco, G.R.; Waxman, Jan LaMartina

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Urban Tapestry Series: 1997

Seller ID: 1819773

ISBN: 1881096408

Condition: Fine


Includes original jacket. An exceptional copy.Fine. 1997 Large Hardcover. 239 pp. To the uninitiated, Rochester is but a dot above the New York State Thruway, located somewhere between Syracuse and Buffalo. But you need only spend a few hours here to discover that the splendor of a river gorge and waterfalls, magnificent mansions and manicured gardens, the richness of history, and a feast of music all make Rochester much more than just a spot on a map. View more info