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A Brief Narrative of the Case and Trial of John Peter Zenger, Printer of the New York Weekly Journal

By: Alexander, James, edited by Stanley Nider Katz

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Birmingham, AL, Notable Trials Library: 1989

Seller ID: 49703


Publisher's bookplate with crossed-out name ; Hardback (1/4 gilt-worked brown spine/brown gilt-worked cloth boards) , AEG, 3 raised bands, ribbon marker. 239 pp. B&W illustrations. Appendix, notes, index. Account of 1735 trial. Facsimile of 1963 edition; 8vo; 239 pages View more info

Liberty: The Statue and the American Dream

By: Alle, Leslie

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Statue Of Lib/Ellis Isl Fdn: 1985

Seller ID: 19106


In lightly edgeworn DJ; Brown dec hardback binding. 304 pp. Color & B&W illustrations. Index. History of immigration coming into NY City; 4to; 304 pages View more info

Voices of Hell's Kitchen

By: Amodeo, John V

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NP, Booksurge: 2006

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 38936


Signed by author. Paperback. 240 pp. Profiles residents of NY City neighborhood; 12mo; 240 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Tales from the Boom-Boom Room: Women Vs. Wall Street

By: Antilla, Susan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Princeton, Bloomberg Press: 2002

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 20682


In VG+ DJ; Black hardback binding. xviii + 345 pp. B&W photos. Study of sexual harassment on Wall Street; 8vo; xviii + 345 pages View more info

THE NEW YORK OBSERVER (Thursday, July 19, 1888, Vol LXVI, No. 29, Whole No. 3402)

By: Author Unknown

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, New York Observer: 1888

Seller ID: 3208


Some edge tears & tears where newspaper has been folded; Vintage newspaper; 22" x 24" View more info

The Reaches of New York City

By: Author Unknown

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C, National Geographic: 1939

Seller ID: 9828


Slightly yellowed; Apprx 28" x 26" folded map of the New York City & environs. First appeared in National Geographic magazine View more info

Collection of 63 Recent Reprints of Vintage 8" X 10" B & W Photos (Ca Early 1900s) of the Thousand Islands Area (NY)

By: Author Unknown

Price: $44.00

Publisher: NP, 1990

Seller ID: 13069


All photos are different (ie. , no repeats) . Ca 1990 reprints of early 1900s photos; 8" x 10" View more info

The Thousand Islands: New York State and Canada

By: Author Unknown

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NP, 1940

Seller ID: 22483


Paperback. 16 pp. Color photos & map with captions. Promotional brochure for Thousand Islands area of NY. No date (circa 1940) ; Oblong 12mo; 16 pages View more info

The New York Tribune Since the Civil War

By: Baehr, Harry W. Foreword by Royal Cortissoz

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead & Co: 1936

Seller ID: 36901


Hinge at frontispiece/title page loose, no DJ; Green cloth hardback. xiv + 420 pp. B&W photos. Sources, footnotes, index; 8vo; xiv + 420 pages View more info

1806 handwritten land lease for farming between Thomas Bartlett and Simon George in Salem (Washington County), NY

By: Bartlett, Thomas and Simon George

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington County, NY, 1806

Seller ID: 51079


Age-tone/mild staining ; 3.5" x 6" folded, 14" x 11.75" unfolded, writing on both sides of page, signed by Thomas Bartlett, Simon George and witnesses; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 1 pages; Signed by Associated View more info

A Rural Heritage for Today: A Village Guide to Old Bethpage Village Restoration

By: Beltrone, Art, Illustrated by James Feriola

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Syosset, NY, Friends of the Nassau County Museum: 1975

Seller ID: 48035


Paperback. Sepia illustrations. Postcard of restoration of blacksmith shop laid in; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 48 pages View more info

Race Relations and the New York City Commission on Human Rights

By: Benjamin, Gerald

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell University Press: 1974

Seller ID: 30347


In chewed DJ; Blue cloth hardback. 274 pp. Biblio. , index. History of Commission from Harlem riots of 1943 til 1970s; Small 8vo; 274 pages View more info

A Picture Book of Niagara Falls

By: Berton, Pierre

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1993

Seller ID: 3707


In VG+ DJ; Red cl. Illus (color & B&W photos, paintings, ads, etc) ; 4to; 160 pages View more info

The History of Putnam County, N.Y. With an Enumeration of its Towns, Villages, Rivers, Creeks, Lakes, Ponds, Mountains, Hills and Geolgical Features; Local Traditions; and Short Biographical Sketches of Early Settlers, Etc.

By: Blake, William J

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Middletown, NY, T. Emmett Henderson: 1970

Seller ID: 50937


Previous owner's gift inscription and embossed stamp on front free endpaper; Brown cloth hardback. Appendix, index. Facsimile reprint of 1849 edition ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; iv + 368 pages View more info

A Brief Description of the Catskill Water Supply and of the Project for an Additional Supply from the Delaware Watershed and the Rondout Creek

By: Board Of Water Supply Of The City Of New York

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Board of Water Supply of the City of New York: 1936

Seller ID: 42069


Paperback. B&W illustrations. 4 page supplement laid in (1939 pamphlet Issued by the Board of Water Supply with profile of the Delaware Aqueduct) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 12 pages View more info

Shadows: The Life and Times of Eliphalet Ball, the Founder of the Town of Ballston

By: Briaddy, Katherine Q

Price: $70.00

Publisher: NP, Self-Published: 1991

Seller ID: 47853


Previous owner's gift inscription inside front cover; Apprx 350 pp. B&W photos. Appendices, biblio. , index. Early history of Saratoga County, NY town ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Buffalo, Niagara & Eastern Power Corporation Annual Report to the Stockholders for the Year Ended December 31, 1925

By: Buffalo, Niagara & Eastern Power Corporation

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Buffalo, Buffalo, Niagara & Eastern Power Corporation: 1926

Seller ID: 46419


Paperback. 37 pp. B&W photos, map, color cover illustration. 7 page summary laid in; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 37 pages View more info

When all the Men Were Gone: World War II and the Home Front, One Boy's Journey through the War Years

By: Capalaces, Ronald

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Irvington, VA, Lazarus: 2010

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 52374


In VG+ DJ; Signed by author. Gray cloth hardback. B&W photos. Author's experiences as a boy in Binghamton, NY ; 8vo (8.80 X 6 X 1.20 inches); xvi + 252 pages; Signed by Author View more info

A Good Day At Saratoga

By: Carson, Gerald

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NP, American Bar Association: 1978

Seller ID: 44559


In mildly edgeworn DJ in lightly edgeworn slipcase ; Brown cloth hardback. B&W illustrations, biblio. Account of the founding of the American Bar Association (ABA) in Saratoga Springs, NY in 1878. Brochure in front pocket (with B&W & color photos) celebrating June 1978 ceremonial meeting of the ABA. ; Oblong 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 59 pages View more info

"America": a Motion Picture Produced in 1924 by D. W. Griffith

By: Chambers, Robert W

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Somers, NY, Np: 1970

Seller ID: 7589


Wraps. Commentary, cast & reviews of silent movie about the revolutionary war filmed in Somers, NY in 1924; 8vo; 10 pages View more info