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Image for Rochester and Monroe County, New York: Pictorial and Biographical

Rochester and Monroe County, New York: Pictorial and Biographical

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: The Pioneer Publishing Co.: 1908

Seller ID: 1701012

Condition: Very Good


Edges rubbed, hinges a bit tender. A number of mid-20th century photographs, most likely from the Rochester area, laid in. Pencil notation on front flyleaf seems to indicate family members of previous owner who are represented in the book. 1908 Half-Leather. 4to. 354, [2] (index). Half-leather, marbled boards. An indexed pictorial record of figures in the Rochester and Monroe County area during the 19th century, with numerous engraved photographic portraits and biographi... View more info

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Images of RLT: We'd Only Just Begun - An Historic Montage of the People Who Made R.L. Thomas a High School, 1962-1994

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: S.N.: 1994

Seller ID: 1813005

Condition: Near Fine


1994 Large Hardcover. 304 pp. A collage of articles, photographs, verse, and descriptive text telling the story of R.L. Thomas High School from 1962-1994. View more info

Image for History of Herkimer County, N.Y., with Illustrations Descriptive of Scenery, Private Residences, Public Buildings, Fine Blocks, and Important Manufactories, from Original Sketches by Artists of the Highest Ability; and Portraits of Old Pioneers and Prominent Residents

History of Herkimer County, N.Y., with Illustrations Descriptive of Scenery, Private Residences, Public Buildings, Fine Blocks, and Important Manufactories, from Original Sketches by Artists of the Highest Ability; and Portraits of Old Pioneers and Prominent Residents

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: W.E. Morrison & Co.: 1980

Seller ID: 1837059

Condition: Near Fine


1980 facsimile of 1879 original. No jacket. Boards faintly rubbed. An exceptional copy. 289 pp. Original green cloth, gilt titles. Numerous historical engravings throughout, map of New York State precedes text. Extensive, detailed table of contents for easy reference. View more info

Image for The Penal Law of the State of New York Providing for the Punishment of Crime Including 1929 Amendments

The Penal Law of the State of New York Providing for the Punishment of Crime Including 1929 Amendments

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Eagle Library Publications: 1929

Seller ID: 1849775

Condition: Very Good


Wrappers and pages lightly toned, clean. 1929 Soft Cover. 195 pp. A complete review of New York State penal law as of 1929. Covers everything from draining a canal for personal use to burglary to falsely advertising one's meat as Kosher. A handy reference. View more info

Image for Hundertjahrige Geschichte Des Deutschtums Von Rochester

Hundertjahrige Geschichte Des Deutschtums Von Rochester

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Deutsch-Amerikanischen Bund Von Rochester Und Umgegend: 1915

Seller ID: 1852239

Condition: Very Good


Wrappers lightly rubbed, scuffed at upper edge of spine. 1915 Trade Paperback. 255 pp. A German language centenary history of German culture in Rochester, NY. Filled with black & white illustrations & photographs. View more info

Image for Premium List Rochester Fair and Exhibition, Rochester, New York, September 3rd to 8th, 1923

Premium List Rochester Fair and Exhibition, Rochester, New York, September 3rd to 8th, 1923

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rochester Exposition Association: 1923

Seller ID: 1889863

Condition: Very Good


Sticker removal mark on front corner, lightly rubbed & soiled, faint stain on top corner of last few pages. 1923 Stapled Binding. 46 pp. Original wrappers. Rochester advertisements throughout (most notably a rather blunt two-page centerfold ad for a 'Travel and Pedestrian Accident Policy' enumerating coverage amounts 'if killed while riding or driving'; for 'loss of both hands - both feet - both eyes'; etc.). Includes photograph of Monroe County Farm Bureau exhibit. List... View more info

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Plans of the Lakeshores Region

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Lakeshores Division, Niagara Frontier Region / The National Model Railroad Association: 2003

Seller ID: 1890005

Condition: Fine


An exceptional copy. 2003 Spiral-Bound Softcover. 35 pp., plus 2-page appendix with map showing routes of various railroad lines. Oblong - 8 1/2 x 14. Original wrappers, plastic comb binding. A collection of detailed plans showing the sides and cross-sections of various railroad buildings throughout the Lakeshores Region, with measurements and floor plans. An excellent resource for the model railroader or New York state railroad historian. View more info

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Transactions of the Medical Society of the State of New York, for the Year 1861.

By: N/A

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Charles van Benthuysen, Printer.: 1861

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2008695

Condition: Good


First edition. In pencil on front endpaper: 'Compliments of A.E. Larney [?] 1861, Dr. Hemstreet'. Hemstreet is listed as the author of 'Encysted tumor of pelvic origin', included in this volume. Pages lightly stained & foxed throughout, minor loss from spine base, base of boards bumped. 408 pp. 8vo. A collection of medical papers by various authors, significant for the inclusion of the short paper 'Amputation of the cervix uteri' by J. Marion Sims, who later released a f... View more info

Image for Views of the New York World's Fair [NY Worlds Fair in Pictures]

Views of the New York World's Fair [NY Worlds Fair in Pictures]

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Quality Art Novelty Company, Inc.: 1939

Seller ID: 2043548

Condition: Good


Wrappers loose but included, wrappers rubbed. 1939 Stapled Binding. 48 pp. A collection of black & white photographs depicting the famous 1939 World's Fair held in New York City. View more info

Image for Menu, Hotel Lexington, New York City, Wednesday, December 22, 1948.

Menu, Hotel Lexington, New York City, Wednesday, December 22, 1948.

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Hotel Lexington, New York City: 1948

Seller ID: 2083656

Condition: Near Fine


Faintly toned, folded slightly askew such that fore-edge corners do not line up, but this appears to be an error of the printer (or the folder, if this was done manually). 1948 Single Sheet. Single sheet, folded once. 11 1/4 x 8 5/8. Labeled 'Hawaiian Room' across middle fold. A wide assortment of offerings, including whole lobster, Romanoff caviar, Lynhaven Oysters Rockefeller, etc., with nothing exceeding $4.50. There appear to be a number of variants of the 1948 menu,... View more info

Image for Manual For The Use of the Legislature of the State of New York 1881

Manual For The Use of the Legislature of the State of New York 1881

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Weed, Parsons and Company: 1881

Seller ID: 2190680

Condition: Good


Hinge weak but holding, boards rubbed. 1881 Hard Cover. Contains material useful for a politician or government worker. Includes the constitution of the United States, the constitution of New York, conduct of government business, information on government departments, and much more! View more info

Image for How High Are the High Falls? The Incomplete Book of Rochester Trivia

How High Are the High Falls? The Incomplete Book of Rochester Trivia

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Laughing Cat Books: 2003

Seller ID: 2197468

Condition: Near Fine


2003 Small Softcover. Unpaginated. 1250 challenging questions about Rochester, NY. View more info

Image for Transactions of the Eclectic Medical Society of the State of New York, for the Year 1871. Vol. V

Transactions of the Eclectic Medical Society of the State of New York, for the Year 1871. Vol. V

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Argus Company, Printers: 1871

Seller ID: 2197678

Condition: Good


Corners bumped, multiple stains to pages, pages toned. 1871 Hard Cover. viii, 365. Includes articles on cholera, dental anaesthesia, eclectic pharmacy, small pox, etc. View more info

Image for Transactions of the Medical Society of the State of New York, for the Year 1861.

Transactions of the Medical Society of the State of New York, for the Year 1861.

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Charles van Benthuysen, Printer.: 1861

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2199731

Condition: Good


First edition. Corners rubbed with some loss from spine head and foot, light stain to top marginal corner of first few pages, light spot on fore-edge of last few pages. 1861 Hard Cover. 408 pp. 8vo. A collection of medical papers by various authors, significant for the inclusion of the short paper 'Amputation of the cervix uteri' by J. Marion Sims, who later released a full-length volume entitled 'Clinical Notes on Uterine Surgery...' (Garrison-Morton 6057). The paper in... View more info

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Transactions of the Eclectic Medical Society of the State of New York, for the Year 1870. Vol. IV

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Argus Company, Printers: 1870

Seller ID: 2197677

Condition: Very Good


Corners rubbed, top edge lightly foxed. 1870 Hard Cover. ix, 864 pp. Includes articles on intermarriage of kindred (i.e., incest), epilepsy, typhus, cholera, diphtheria, tuberculosis, hysteria, onanism in children, Sphia Gantz, etc.Keywords: MEDICAL MEDICINE ECLECTIC MEDICAL SOCIETY STATE NEW YORK LOCAL REGIONAL View more info

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Journals of the Conventions of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the Diocese of New York.

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Henry M. Onderdonk: 1844

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2203757

Condition: Good


Front joint cracked - board loosening, leather along spine and corners dried, stain on rear board, some pages lightly foxed. 1844 Half-Leather. iv, 480 pp. 8vo. Black morocco spine and corners, gilt titles and rules, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers. Sabin 53880. A reissue of journals originally printed as early as 1785, republished, under the supervision of the bishop of the diocese, and the secretary of the convention, from the several journals as originally printed.KE... View more info

Image for Webster Central School Directory, 1961-1962 (Webster, New York)

Webster Central School Directory, 1961-1962 (Webster, New York)

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Board of Education: 1962

Seller ID: 2204945

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine, light general wear. 1962 Stapled Binding. 69 pp. CONTENTS: Absence and Tardiness; Activities; Administration and School Offices; Admission to Colleges and Universities; Adult Education; Alma Mater, Honor Code; Athletics; Board of Education, Members; Calendar, School; Course of Study; Faculty, Names and Addresses; Graduation Requirement, Diplomas; Health; Kindergarten; P.T.A. Presidents; Publications; Registration Fees; Regulations; Report Cards; Scholarships a... View more info

Image for The Genesee Farmer, January, 1851. Vol. XII. No. 1. - 12.

The Genesee Farmer, January, 1851. Vol. XII. No. 1. - 12.

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: The Genesee Farmer: 1851

Seller ID: 2205712

Condition: Good


Front and end matter, fore-edge margin, and a few text pages foxed. 1851 Soft Cover. [9]-292, [2] pp. Shoestring-bound sammelband of twelve issues of The Genesee Farmer, reinforced with wood. An important mid-19th century agricultural periodical published in Rochester, New York. Collected articles on farming, livestock, and other rural concerns, with engraved illustrations throughout.KEYWORDS: EPHEMERA AGRICULTURE FARMING FARM LIFE GENESEE VALLEY View more info

Image for Early Arts in the Genesee Valley: Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

Early Arts in the Genesee Valley: Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Genesee Valley Council on the Arts: 1974

Seller ID: 2206705

Condition: Good


Wrappers lightly toned, pages faintly dog-eared, pages 55-62 loose from binding but included. 1974 Soft Cover. 158 pp. Number three in a series published by the Genesee Valley Council on the Arts. CONTENTS: Acknowledgements; Biographies of contributors; Preface; A cornucopia of Genesee Valley history in art; Portraiture in the Genesee Valley; Landscape in the Genesee Valley; Still-Life & scenes from history, fantasy, and daily life; Animal painting in the Genesee Valley... View more info

Image for One Hundred Fiftieth Anniversary of the Sullivan-Clinton Campaign: Historical Programs and Dedication of Markers along Route of March

One Hundred Fiftieth Anniversary of the Sullivan-Clinton Campaign: Historical Programs and Dedication of Markers along Route of March

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University of the State of New York: 1929

Seller ID: 2259845

Condition: Very Good


Wrappers lightly toned. 1929 Stapled Binding. 63 pp. Pageants: Genesee Country, Leicester, September 14, 1929; Finger Lakes Area, Geneva, September, 21, 1929; Newtown Battlefield Area, Elmira, September 28, 1929. Includes black-and-white photographs. View more info

Image for History of Montgomery and Fulton Counties, N.Y., with Illustrations Descriptive of Scenery, Private Residences, Public Buildings, Fine Blocks, and Important Manufactories, from Original Sketches by Artists of the Highest Ability; and Portraits of Old Pioneers and Prominent Residents.

History of Montgomery and Fulton Counties, N.Y., with Illustrations Descriptive of Scenery, Private Residences, Public Buildings, Fine Blocks, and Important Manufactories, from Original Sketches by Artists of the Highest Ability; and Portraits of Old Pioneers and Prominent Residents.

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: F.W. Beers & Co. / Geo. Macnamara, Printer: 1878

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2260272

Condition: Good


First edition. Binding shaken with a couple gatherings loose or loosening, 2 inch chip from spine base. Newspaper articles laid in. 1878 Large Hardcover. 252 pp. Folio. A history of two counties in New York State located in the area between Utica, Saratoga Springs, and Schenectady, with maps and numerous engravings throughout. Also includes important chapters on state history, including information about Native Americans, the French and Indian War, Montcalm's campaign, t... View more info

Image for American Wild Life, Illustrated. Compiled by the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the City of New York

American Wild Life, Illustrated. Compiled by the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the City of New York

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Wm H. Wise & Co., Inc.: 1945

Seller ID: 2264217

Condition: Very Good


No jacket, faint stain along spine and rear board, a few faint spots to top page ridge. 1945 Hard Cover. xiv, 749 pp. CONTENTS: Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Mammals; Fishes; Reptiles; Amphibians; Birds; Index. View more info

Image for Memorial of the Centennial Celebration of the Battle of Oriskany, August 6, 1877

Memorial of the Centennial Celebration of the Battle of Oriskany, August 6, 1877

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oneida Historical Society: 1878

Seller ID: 2264266

Condition: Good


Edges rubbed, hinges starting, light stain, rear endpaper missing. 1878 Hard Cover. 199 pp. The Battle of Oriskany, fought on August 6, 1777, was one of the bloodiest battles in the North American theater of the American Revolutionary War and a significant engagement of the Saratoga campaign. An American party trying to relieve the siege of Fort Stanwix was ambushed by a party of Loyalists and allies of several Native American tribes, primarily Iroquois. This was one of ... View more info

Image for 1786 History of Seneca Co. [County], New York; with Illustrations Descriptive of Its Scenery, Palatial Residences, Public Buildings, Fine Blocks, and Important Manufactories, from Original Sketches by Artists of the Highest Ability.

1786 History of Seneca Co. [County], New York; with Illustrations Descriptive of Its Scenery, Palatial Residences, Public Buildings, Fine Blocks, and Important Manufactories, from Original Sketches by Artists of the Highest Ability.

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: W.E. Morrison & Co.: 1976

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2264281

Condition: Good


1976 reissue. Spine repaired. Related articles laid in. 170 pp. Folio. Reproductions of 74 engraved plates, map of Seneca County precedes text. An illustrated 90-year history of Seneca County, originally published in 1876 as part of a series of similar county histories. View more info

Image for Campbell-Whittlesey House (Rochester, New York)

Campbell-Whittlesey House (Rochester, New York)

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: The Campbell-Whittlesey House:

Seller ID: 2266370

Condition: Near Fine


No publisher date (circa mid-late 1900's). A very nice copy. Unpaginated. The Campbell–Whittlesey House, also known as the Benjamin Campbell House, in Rochester, New York is an historic Greek Revival home, designed by architect Minard Lafever. It was built in 1836, and added to the National Register of Historic Places on February 18, 1971. Campbell was a flour miller,[2] as were many of Rochester's first residents. The home featured parlors painted in a dozen different... View more info

Image for Dedication of Monument Erected by the State of New York at Andersonville, Georgia, 1914

Dedication of Monument Erected by the State of New York at Andersonville, Georgia, 1914

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: J.B. Lyon Company: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2266777

Condition: Very Good


First edition. A few light spots on front board, tissue paper chewed along top edge. 1916 Large Hardcover. 241 pp. Veteran Service Record follows text. A pilgrimage to the shrines of patriotism. Being the report of the Commission to dedicate the monument erected by the state of New York, in Andersonville, Georgia. To commemorate the heroism, sacrifices and patriotism of more than nine thousand of her sons who were confined in that prison, of whom more than two thousand, ... View more info

Image for Old Bethpage Village Restoration: A Rural Heritage for Today (Nassau County Historical Museum)

Old Bethpage Village Restoration: A Rural Heritage for Today (Nassau County Historical Museum)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Friends of the Nassau County Historical Museum: 1970

Seller ID: 2266827

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 1970 Stapled Binding. 36 pp. A brief history of the architecture of Bethpage. View more info

Image for The Cobblestone Church at Childs, New York: A History

The Cobblestone Church at Childs, New York: A History

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Cobblestone Society: 1968

Seller ID: 2267178

Condition: Near Fine


No publisher date. 1968 Stapled Binding. 12 pp. This booklet contains two addresses delivered within this Church at significant moments in its history. The first address was given in 1884 by the Rev. T. Borden on the Church's fiftieth anniversary. The second address, by Reverend Ellsworth C. Reamon, was presented August 18, 1968 at the rededication of the church as a cobblestone landmark and museum. View more info

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Historic Sites of New York State

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: The University of the State of New York: 1964

Seller ID: 2267190

Condition: Near Fine


Two stains to rear wrapper, no publisher date. 1964 Stapled Binding. 55 pp. CONTENTS: Historic New York State; The Walt Whitman House; Philipse Manor; John Jay House; Washington's Headquarters; Knox Headquarters; Temple Hill; Clinton House; Senate House; Saratoga Battle Monument; Fort Crailo; Schuyler Mansion; Bennington Battlefield; Grant Cottage; The John Brown Farm; Guy Park; Johnson Hall; Steuben Memorial; Herkimer Home; Oriskany Battlefield; Fort Brewerton; Fort Ont... View more info