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Churches in Nottinghamshire

By: Billson, Peter

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Heritage Books: 1993

Seller ID: 2266919

ISBN: 0900986115

Condition: Good


Stain to upper part of last few pages. 1993 Soft Cover. A guide to the history and architecture of all the famous churches of Nottinghamshire. View more info

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Burt's Illustrated Guide of the Connecticut Valley, Containing Descriptions of Mount Holyoke, Mount Mansfield, White Mountains, Lake Memphremagog, Lake Willoughby, Montreal, Quebec, &c.

By: Burt, Henry M.

Price: $160.00

Publisher: New England Publishing Company: 1866

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2193803

Condition: Fair


Boards stained and warped, pages lightly stained throughout (does not obscure text), spine cocked, fold-out map preceding text included. A good candidate for rebinding. 1866 Hard Cover. vi, 235, [5] pp. 8vo. Two duotone color plates, engraved illustrations throughout. Fold-out map of Connecticut Valley precedes text. Includes early railroad timetables, accounts of towns, landscapes, railroads, churches, bridges, and other points of interest. Ads bound in following text. View more info

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The Architectural Heritage of the Piscataqua: Houses and Gardens of the Portsmouth District of Maine and New Hampshire

By: Howells, John Mead; Bottomley, William Lawrence

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Architectural Book Publishing Company, Inc.: 1987

Seller ID: 2202366

Condition: Very Good


Top page ridge foxed, pages faintly toned, Portsmouth: An Architectural Evolution, 1664-1890 pamphlet laid in.Jacket toned. 1987 Large Hardcover. 217 pp. The three hundred photographs and drawings of the architecture and gardens of Portsmouth and its vicinity which compose this volume give a vivid picture of a prosperous American town in the Colonial and Early Federal Periods of our history. The very fact that it is the most complete record so far published of any locality throws a doubly intense light on the origins and methods of work by which our unique and beautiful early style was evolved... View more info

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Magnalia Christi Americana; or, The Ecclesiastical History of New-England, from its First Planting, in the Year 1620, unto the Year of Our Lord 1698. In Seven Books., in Two Volumes, with an Introduction and Occasional Notes, and Translations of the Hebrew, Greek, and Latin Quotations [Beecher-Stowe Family Copy]

By: Mather, Cotton; Robbins, Thomas; Robinson, Lucius F.

Price: $3,750.00

Publisher: Silas Andrus & Son.: 1853

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 1955932

Condition: Very Good


Second American edition, including a new preface and the preface from the 1820 edition. This copy belonged to the Stowe family, and is quite likely the precise copy referenced in Harriet Beecher Stowe's 'Poganuc People': It was a happy hour when [father] brought home and set up in his book-case Cotton Mather's Magnalia, in a new edition of two volumes. (quoted in Baker, America's Gothic Fiction: The Legacy of Magnalia Christi America, p. 5). Harriet is noted as among the authors influenced by this title (Hall's Dictionary of National Biography). Given the importance of the work, and it's influ... View more info

All the Stops: The Glorious Pipe Organ and Its American Masters

By: Parsons, Bryant G., Jr.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bryant G. Parsons & Son, Inc.: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2294811

ISBN: 1586481738

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Top edge of jacket lightly bumped. 2003 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxv, 323 pp. From the mid-19th to the mid-20th century, organ music was wildly popular in America. Organ builders in New York and New England could hardly fill the huge demand for both concert hall and home organs. Master organ-builders found ingenious ways of using electricity to make them sound like orchestras. Organ players developed cult followings and bitter rivalries. One movement arose to restore to American organs the clarity and precision that baroque organs had in centurie... View more info

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Norman England: An Archaeological Perspective on the Norman Conquest

By: Rowley, Trevor

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Batsford: 2003

Seller ID: 2266918

ISBN: 0713480602

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear. 2003 Soft Cover. What impact did the Norman Conquest have on England? Using archaeological, architectural, and topographical evidence, this fascinating history tells the entire dramatic story of Norman England, particularly focusing on the castles, monasteries and churches constructed during that period and their effect on the landscape. View more info

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Palatines Along the Mohawk: Their Church in the Wilderness

By: Snell, Ada L.F.; Fonda, Sybil Clark

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ada L.F. Snell: 1948

Seller ID: 2203717

Condition: Near Fine


Pencil name and date to front endpaper.A few faint stains to jacket, jacket edges lightly rubbed. 1948 Hard Cover. 57 pp. ...the story of the Palatines who left Germany in 1709, went to England, to Livingston Manor, to Schoharie, then around 1723 cleared the wilderness, made homes and built churches in Herkimer, St. Johnsville, Stone Arabia and Manheim (Snells Bush), New York.Keywords: ADA SNELL SYBIL CLARK FONDA PALATINES ALONG MOHAWK THEIR CHURCH IN WILDERNESS AMERICANA AMERICAN HISTORY RELIGION CHRISTIAN NEW YORK LOCAL REFORMED LUTHERAN CHURCH View more info