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Puritans at Home, Webster, Clarence M.
61 Puritans at Home
Webster, Clarence M.
New York Harcourt Brace 1936 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Blue cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. Fading to edges. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name (Robert Webster, Boston, Mass. 2/12/41) on front free endpaper, and small number in ink at top free endpaper corner. 230 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has small v-shaped chip at top front panel edge (3/4" depth), a few small closed edge tears, very shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An intimate view of New Englanders and New England. 018806

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Lovers, Wilson, Mitchell
62 The Lovers
Wilson, Mitchell
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1954 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean light gray cloth boards with red lettering on spine (one tiny very faint spot to rear board, smaller than a pea). No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 283 pgs. Clean color illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has short closed edge tears, small crease, light wear to corners. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel of love and passion on Martha's Vineyard in the days of whaling ships. 6" x 8-3/4". Fiction. 016983

Price: 20.00 USD
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New England Views, The Photography of Baldwin Coolidge (1845-1928), Witzell, Susan Fletcher; McLaughlin, Jane A.; Smith, Mary Lou
63 New England Views, The Photography of Baldwin Coolidge (1845-1928)
Witzell, Susan Fletcher; McLaughlin, Jane A.; Smith, Mary Lou
Woods Hole, Massachusetts Woods Hole Historical Collection 1998 0961137452 / 9780961137458 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First edition in clean dust jacket. Clean navy blue cloth boards with orange lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean orange endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautiful black and white photographs throughout. 181 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, one very short closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027362

Price: 40.00 USD
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A Touch of New England - An Old-Fashioned Story for Young and Old Hearts, Woodman, Mary
64 A Touch of New England - An Old-Fashioned Story for Young and Old Hearts
Woodman, Mary
Boston J. G. Cupples 1903 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Decorated American trade binding, "First Edition" stated on copyright page. Clean brown ribbed boards with bevelled edges, green blue and brown floral decoration on cover and spine, white lettering in oval title box on cover and spine. Cover decoration and lettering is bright and fresh, spine decoration has some fading but lettering is still crisp. Light surface wear to spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright, small previous owner name in bottom corner of one blank preliminary page, small notation in ink on inscription page, clean gilt top page edges. Profusely illustrated in black and white with photographs and illustrations. 319 pages. 021639

Price: 35.00 USD
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Hands that Built New Hampshire, Writers' Program - Work Projects Administration
65 Hands that Built New Hampshire
Writers' Program - Work Projects Administration
Brattleboro, Vermont Stephen Daye Press 1940 First Hardcover Very Good Poor Jacket 
Solid first edition in tattered dust jacket. Green cloth boards with gold decoration on cover, green lettering on spine. Hint of very faint soiling, no fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers (tasteful previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper, very small return address label at top edge of front free endpaper). Illustrated with 36 pages of photographs. Publisher's card (describing the book) laid in). 288 pages with bibliography and index. Dust jacket has chips, tears, missing pieces - is not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A social history of New Hampshire and a reference book on arts and crafts - potters, builders, metal workers, glass makers, wheelwrights, stone cutters, weavers and rugmakers are all here. 024474

Price: 25.00 USD
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