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Henry Walton - 19th Century American Artist - December 9, 1968 - January 4, 1969, Ithaca College Museum of Art
141 Henry Walton - 19th Century American Artist - December 9, 1968 - January 4, 1969
Ithaca College Museum of Art
Ithaca, NY Ithaca College Museum of Art 1968 First Paperback Fine Henry Walton 
Catalog from the first major exhibit of Walton's works which opened at Ithaca College's Museum of Art on December 9, 1968. Very clean catalog with color illustrated cover (illustrated with Walton's "View of Addison") and a mylar cover bound over that (stapled binding). No fading, creasing or chipping. As new. 76 pages. An article about the show from the Ithaca Journal (Saturday, December 7, 1968) is laid in, along with a Geneological Chart showing the descendants of Cruger, the son of Henry Walton. No one knows what Henry Walton looked like, but, because of his artistry, we know a great deal about what Ithaca and many other area places looked like in the 1830's and 1840's before photography existed. 027611

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142 Signal Thirty-two
Kantor, MacKinlay
New York Random House 1950 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Beige cloth boards with red and black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Hint of faintest soiling to boards. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Red top-stained page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 370 pgs. A novel about the New York City police. 013259

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Life Along the Hudson, Keller, Allan
143 Life Along the Hudson
Keller, Allan
Tarrytown, NY Sleepy Hollow Press 1976 0912882204 / 9780912882208 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Printing in original dust jacket. Clean burgundy cloth boards with decorated paper covering on front and rear boards, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner inscription neatly penned on front free endpaper; Front fixed endpaper has very slight discoloration from an article laid in (The Historic (and Hidden) Hudson). Book is liberally illustrated with photographs and maps. 272 pages. Clean dust jacket has very slight edge wear, a few short closed edge tears, price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026203

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Heaven's Ditch: God, Gold, and Murder on the Erie Canal, Kelly, Jack
144 Heaven's Ditch: God, Gold, and Murder on the Erie Canal
Kelly, Jack
New York St. Martin's Press 2016 1137280093 / 9781137280091 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean white boards with red metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 290 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A riveting look at the construction of the erie Canal and the visionaries along its banks who changed the course of American History. 027498

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O Albany!, Kennedy, William
145 O Albany!
Kennedy, William
New York The Viking Press 1983 067052087X / 9780670520879 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, SIGNED by author, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean dark blue boards with darker blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square. Clean photo-illustrated endpapers (rear endpapers only have slight browning, as from where a newspaper article may have been laid in) - no previous owner markings. Signed by author on title page: "William Kennedy" Illustrated with black and white photographs, maps. 402 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped; enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A nonfiction biography of the author's hometown, Albany, NY. Embellished with fifty vintage photographs of the uncommon characters who inhabited the city, and eleven maps drawn especially for this book. 027856

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Seaplane  (Program for the musical play based on the exploits of Glenn H. Curtiss), Keuka Lake Players
146 Seaplane (Program for the musical play based on the exploits of Glenn H. Curtiss)
Keuka Lake Players
Hammondsport, New York Keuka Lake Players 1992 Paperback Fine 
Program for the original musical play based on the life of Glenn H. Curtiss presented by the Keuka Lake Players in Hammondsport, New York July 30-August 23, 1992 at the Hammondsport High School Auditorium. Two ticket stubs to the play are also included. Very clean booklet with stapled binding, nicely illustrated on front cover with a Curtiss seaplane and blue lettering. Size approx. 5-1/2" x 8-1/2". Includes cast of characters with historical descriptions, cast biographies, list of scenes from the play, production staff, advertising. 60 pages. 024797

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147 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 First 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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Legends and Stories of the Finger Lakes Region: The Heart of New York State, Klees, Emerson
148 Legends and Stories of the Finger Lakes Region: The Heart of New York State
Klees, Emerson
Rochester, NY Friends of the Finger Lakes Publishing 1995 0963599054 / 9780963599056 Second printing Paperback Fine 
As new, clean trade paperback. No creasing, curling or fading. All pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Dru Wheelin. 144 pages Contains twenty-one legends, three on each of seven topics: Lake legends, evil legends, geographical legends, ethereal legends, native origin legends, destiny legends, and self-sacrifice legends. The book also contains seventy-six stories about the area--narratives of serpents, tragedies, romances, rivalries and more. 027739

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More Legends and Stories of the Finger Lakes Region: The Heart of New York State, Klees, Emerson
149 More Legends and Stories of the Finger Lakes Region: The Heart of New York State
Klees, Emerson
Rochester, NY Friends of the Finger Lakes Publishing 1997 0963599070 / 9780963599070 First Paperback Fine Dru Wheelin, Illustrator 
As new, very clean trade paperback. No fading, creasing or curling. All pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Dru Wheelin. 176 pages. Contains twenty-one legends--three on each of seven topics: lake legends, evil legends, general legends, ethereal legends, native origin legends, and self-sacrifice legends. The book also contains sixty stories about the region - narratives of tragedies, reminiscences, inventions, strange tales, and more. 027740

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Persons, Places and Things in the Finger Lakes Region, Klees, Emerson
150 Persons, Places and Things in the Finger Lakes Region
Klees, Emerson
Friends of Finger Lakes Publishing 1993 0963599038 / 9780963599032 First Paperback Near Fine 
Large trade paperback in excellent condition. First printing with full number line. No creasing, chipping or curling. Binding is tight, all pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with maps, full color photographs. A guide to the wineries, waterfalls, historic districts and more. 027249

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Wineries of the Finger Lakes Region: The Heart of New York State, Klees, Emerson
151 Wineries of the Finger Lakes Region: The Heart of New York State
Klees, Emerson
Rochester, New York Friends Of The Finger Lakes 2000 1891046039 / 9781891046032 First Paperback Fine 
First Printing with full number line on copyright page. As new condition. Clean bright color illustrated cover, no chipping, fading or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs, drawings and maps. 159 pages. Information-packed wine and winery guide to the beautiful Finger Lakes region of New York State. 026862

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Wineries of the Finger Lakes Region: The Heart of New York State, Klees, Emerson C
152 Wineries of the Finger Lakes Region: The Heart of New York State
Klees, Emerson C
Rochester, NY Friends Of The Finger Lakes 2000 1891046039 / 9781891046032 First Paperback Fine 
As new condition. First printing, clean trade paperback. Size is approx. 6" x 9" . Illustrated with photographs and maps. All pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. No creasing or curling. 159 pages with Bibliography. 027780

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The Music Master, Klein, Charles
153 The Music Master
Klein, Charles
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1909 Reprint Hardcover Very Good Good Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in its original dust jacket. Green cloth boards with large clean color illustrated paste-on label on cover, black lettering on spine. Tiny bump to lower front board edge. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Previous owner name neatly penned on front free endpaper. Color frontispiece illustration by John Rae. Novelised from the play as produced by David Belasco. 341 pages. Dust jacket is slightly faded, has edge chipping, closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of a German musician in New York searching for his daughter who disappeared with his wife years earlier when she deserted him. 024421

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Death Cries in the Street, Krasney, Samuel A.
154 Death Cries in the Street
Krasney, Samuel A.
New York Rinehart 1955 First Hardcover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, with publisher's device on copyright page, SIGNED by the author, in original unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with white and tan unchipped lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with some tanning. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "To Anna Starr - Who knows so much more about these things than I do - Sam Krasney." 247 pp. Clean jacket is not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A top-notch police novel with all the authenticity of "Dragnet", giving an inside look into the workings of the Homicide Division of the New York City Police Department. 019039

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The Making of An Insurgent - An Autobiography 1882-1919, La Guardia, Fiorello H.
155 The Making of An Insurgent - An Autobiography 1882-1919
La Guardia, Fiorello H.
Philadelphia / New York Lippincott 1948 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean original unclipped dust jacket. Clean bluie cloth boards with gold title box on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound. No cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Black and white photo portrait of La Guardia is frontispiece. 222 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), unchipped, very slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024904

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Beyond Black Bear Lake, LaBastille, Anne
156 Beyond Black Bear Lake
LaBastille, Anne
New York W. W. Norton 1987 0-393-02388-5 / 9780393023886 First Hardcover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Very clean beige boards with clean red cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers, with tasteful previous owner bookplate (no name) on front free endpaper. No other marks. 251 pgs. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, with mere hint of wear at top & bottom spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Adirondacks. 014836

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Beyond Black Bear Lake, Labastille, Anne
157 Beyond Black Bear Lake
Labastille, Anne
New York W W Norton & Co Inc 1987 0393023885 / 9780393023886 First Hardcover Near Fine near fine Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page. Clean off-white boards with clean unfaded red cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. Slightest hint of lean. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An ecologist's life in her cabin in the Adirondack Mountains of upstate New York. 018306

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The Life and Work of William Pryor Letchworth - Student and Minister of Public Benevolence, Larned, J. N.
158 The Life and Work of William Pryor Letchworth - Student and Minister of Public Benevolence
Larned, J. N.
Boston / New York Houghton Mifflin 1912 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
First Edition. Dark green ribbed cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Hint of very light soiling. Light surface wear to spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Frontispiece photogravure portrait of William Letchworth with tissue guard; 15 additional illustrations, including double page spread map of Letchworth Park. 472 pages with index. A must-have book for those interested in the history of the Genesee Valley in Western New York, and the life and contributions of W. P. Letchworth. 021949

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The Boat, Le, Nam
159 The Boat
Le, Nam
New York Alfred A. Knopf 2008 030726808X / 9780307268082 First Hardback Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean unchipped, unclipped jacket. Clean black boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 272 pp. Clean jacket is not price clipped (22.95 on front inside flap), no chips, no tears, mere hint of surface wear to one corner edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Extraordinary work of fiction (author's debut) that moves from the slums of Colombia to the streets of Tehran; from New York City to Iowa City; from a tiny fishing village in Australia to a foundering vessel in the South China Sea. 019622

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Beware the Solitary Drinker, Lehane, Cornelius
160 Beware the Solitary Drinker
Lehane, Cornelius
Scottsdale, AZ Poisoned Pen Press 2002 1590580168 / 9781590580165 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
Very clean brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 233 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Brian McNulty, veteran bartender on New York's upper West Side, reluctantly begins his own investigation of a murdered young woman. 018094

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