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Image for History of the Genesee Country (Western New York), in Four Volumes: Comprising the Counties of Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Ontario, Orleans, Schuyler, Steuben, Wayne, Wyoming and Yates.

History of the Genesee Country (Western New York), in Four Volumes: Comprising the Counties of Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Ontario, Orleans, Schuyler, Steuben, Wayne, Wyoming and Yates.

By: Doty, Lockwood R. [Richard]; Fairchild, Herman LeRoy; Parker, Arthur Caswell; Booth, Arthur Woodward; Milliken, Charles F.; Thornton, Lewis H.; Oldfield, Reuben B.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: The S.J. Clarke Publishing Company, Chicago: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2095788

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Minor repairs to front hinge of first volume. 1925 Hard Cover. xii, 1463; 956; 968 pp. (first two volumes paginated continuously). Illustrated throughout with plates and maps. An extensive historical account of western New York by the judge whose father wrote the first histories of Livingston County. View more info

Image for Monroe Country (1821-1971): The Sesqui-Centennial Account of the History of Monroe County, New York [Sesquicentennial]

Monroe Country (1821-1971): The Sesqui-Centennial Account of the History of Monroe County, New York [Sesquicentennial]

By: Hosmer, Howard C.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Flower City Printing, Inc.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2201949

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Inscribed without attribution and signed by author on front endpaper. Laid in is a note written by a Democrat & Chronicle photographer explaining his relationship with Hosmer. Near fine in good jacket. 1 inch chip from jacket corner. 1971 Hard Cover. 327 pp. A sesquicentennial history of Monroe County in Western New York, by the editor of the Rochester Times-Union newspaper. View more info

Image for 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

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 kmĀ²) 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