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1 Proceedings of the Board of Supervisors of the County of Ontario, N.Y. 1947

Shortsville, NY Enterprise Press 1947 Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean dark green cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 431 pgs. with index. Fold-out chart in rear showing towns & cities, real estate values, tax rates, etc. 8vo. Upstate New York. 006693

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The Genesee Country
2 The Genesee Country

Rochester, NY Memorial Art Gallery 1975 Soft Cover Very Good+ 
Softcover book with color illustration on cover (painting "Genesee Valley" by Asher Brown Durand (1860)). A catalog from an art exhibit at the Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, January 17-February 22, 1976. 100 pages. Cover and pages are clean. No creasing or chipping. No names or writing inside. 8-1/2" x 9". Art. WARD01486

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The Genesee Country
3 The Genesee Country

Rochester, NY Memorial Art Gallery 1975 Soft Cover Near FIne 
Softcover book with color illustration on cover (painting "Genesee Valley" by Asher Brown Durand (1860)). A catalog from an art exhibit at the Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, January 17-February 22, 1976. 100 pages. Cover and pages are clean. No creasing or chipping. No names or writing inside. 8-1/2" x 9". Art. WARD01487

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4 Canal Town
Adams, Samuel Hopkins
New York Random House 1944 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean blue-gray cloth boards with darker blue and gold lettering on cover and spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are bright and clean. No names or bookplates inside. 466 pgs. 005036

Price: 10.00 USD
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Then & Now: Quaker Essays: Historical and Contemporary, Brinton, Anna
5 Then & Now: Quaker Essays: Historical and Contemporary
Brinton, Anna
Philadelphia University of Pennsylvania Press 1960 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Pale green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Clean, with a few faint white specks to boards. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Previous owner name in very tiny print at top edge of front free endpaper. 352 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight age-toning to white edges, small corner chips and 1/3" closed tear at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 007588

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6 California Fault: Searching for the Spirit of a State Along the San Andreas
Clarke, Thurston
New York Ballantine Books 1996 Stated First Edition (Uncorrected Proof) Soft Cover Fine 
Clean bright glossy softcover book, stated uncorrected proof, stated first edition, published April 1996. No creasing, chipping or curling. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 416 pgs. 8vo. California. 006380

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The Fifth Avenue Hospital Clinics: First Series, Based on the Material from the Semi-Monthly Staff Meetings, Editorial Board (Joseph Fobes; D. S. D. Jessup, Milton J. Raisbeck; Charles Tenney)
7 The Fifth Avenue Hospital Clinics: First Series, Based on the Material from the Semi-Monthly Staff Meetings
Editorial Board (Joseph Fobes; D. S. D. Jessup, Milton J. Raisbeck; Charles Tenney)
New York Paul B. Hoeber, Inc. 1927 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean burgundy ribbed cloth boards with gold lettering on spine (somewhat dimmed), blind-stamped insignia on front and rear board. Very light corner wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names or bookplates. Frontis photograph "Entrance view of Fifth Avenue Hospital". Well illustrated throughout with photographs and charts. 336 pgs. with index. 8vo. Non-fiction. 006260

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8 The Upper Mohawk Country: An Illustrated History of Greater Utica
Ellis, David M.
Woodland Hills, CA Windsor Publications 1982 0-89781-054-6 / 9780897810548 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean brown cloth boards with white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Beautifully illustrated in color and black & white. 214 pgs. + bibliography, chronology and index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has 1-1/2" closed tear at rear flap fold, touch of corner wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Folio. Upstate New York. 006876

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9 A Natural History of New York City: A Personal Report After Fifty Years of Study & Enjoyment of Wildlife Within the Boundaries of Greater New York
Kieran, John
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1959 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Henry Bugbee Kane, Illustrator 
Clean blue/green cloth boards with illustration of Empire State Building, New York City skyline and flock of birds in flight on cover. No bumping, very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Maps on endpapers. Small P/O name on half-title. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Illustrated with drawings. 428 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket has not been price clipped, has small chips at top of spine, closed tear at upper spine fold (1-1/2"). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. New York City. 006482

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The Gleam: Annual Anthology of Original Verse, Members of the Rochester Poetry Society (1942-43 Edition)
10 The Gleam: Annual Anthology of Original Verse
Members of the Rochester Poetry Society (1942-43 Edition)
Rochester, NY Rochester Poetry Society 1943 First Edition, First Printing softcover Very Good+ 
Clean brown wraps with gold lettering, stapled binding. Small chip to lower front right corner tip. Pages are clean; no names, writing or marks. 53 pp. 019864

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11 The Covered Bridge
Petersen, Herman
New York Thomas Y. Crowell Company 1950 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Very slight wear at top of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 376 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has some loss at top of spine (1/3"). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Upstate New York. 008502

Price: 15.00 USD
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12 The Story of New Amsterdam
Shepherd, William R.
New York/London Alfred A. Knopf 1926 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Blue cloth boards with mustard yellow cloth spine, blue lettering on spine. Boards are clean and bright (a couple of very, very faint spots to rear board). Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Frontis portrait of Peter Stuyvesant, additional illustrations. 208 pgs. 006524

Price: 15.00 USD
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13 The Misses Elliot of Geneva
Smith, Warren Hunting
New York/Toronto Farrar & Rinehart 1940 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good+ Jacket 
First Edition. Clean navy blue cloth boards with blind-stamped illustration on cover, silver lettering on spine. Slight fading to edges, one corner lightly bumped. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. No names, marks or writing inside. 186 pgs. Bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, but has 1" chip at base of spine, 1/4" chipping at top of spine, small edge & corner chips. Enclosed in new mylar cover. The story of two peppery old ladies, Primrose and Candida Elliot, who lived in Geneva, NY. 8vo. Upstate New York. 005790

Price: 25.00 USD
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14 Campus Shadows
Trott, H. W.
Hemlock, NY Crosset and Williams 1946 Cloth Bds Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Signed
VG+ SIGNED BY AUTHOR Blue cloth, gilt lettering. Fictionalized autobiography of a Doctor practicing in the Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York. Some wear to lettering on front cover. Decorated endpapers. Clean and tight.Upstate New York. 001232

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15 Manhattan Kaleidoscope: A Genial, Rambling Account of the New York Scene 1870-1945
Weitenkampf, Frank
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1947 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Good Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 290 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, some edge and corner chips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. New York City. 007091

Price: 18.00 USD
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16 Upstate: Records and Recollections of Northern New York
Wilson, Edmund
New York Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1971 374-2-8189-0 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean turquoise cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square. Pages and edges are clean. Illustrated with photographs. 386 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, has very slight wear to edges. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 12mo. Upstate New York. 005710

Price: 15.00 USD
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