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81 La Guardia: A Salute and a Memoir
Moses, Robert
New York Simon & Schuster 1957 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in dust jacket. Very clean rust cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 48 pgs. with photographs. Very clean dustjacket has small price clip, no chips, very slight edge wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 009602

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Biography of A River - The People and Legends of the Hudson Valley, Mylod, John
82 Biography of A River - The People and Legends of the Hudson Valley
Mylod, John
New York Bonanza 1978 Reprint Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean hardcover book and dust jacket. Turquoise boards with bright yellow cloth spine, black lettering on spine. As new condition, no bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 244 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, unclipped, one very short closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027588

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Souvenir of the Dedication of the New York State Education Building - Albany, October 15, 16, 17, 1912, New York State Education Department
83 Souvenir of the Dedication of the New York State Education Building - Albany, October 15, 16, 17, 1912
New York State Education Department
Albany, NY State of New York Education Department 1912 Paperback Fine 
Beautiful softcover souvenir book in it's original onionskin wrapper AND original lidded box. Very clean brown wraps with circular gold seal of the NY Education Department, white lettering. No wear. All pages and edges are clean, with clean marbled endpapers. Illustrated with photographs. 82 pages. Box is clean, sturdy, no cracks, a few edge nicks. Size: approx. 7-1/2" x 10-1/2" 023925

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84 My Father's House: An Oneida Boyhood
Noyes, Pierrepont
New York/Toronto Farrar & Rinehart 1937 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Signed
SIGNED, LIMITED EDITION - #371 of 500 copies. Clean red cloth boards with Clean bright paste-on illustration of Oneida Community mansion on cover. Gold lettering on spine. Very slight fading to spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Illustrated with photographs. 312 pgs. 8vo. Upstate New York. 009287

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A Loyal Little Red-Coat: A Story of Child-life in New York a Hundred Years Ago, Ogden, Ruth
85 A Loyal Little Red-Coat: A Story of Child-life in New York a Hundred Years Ago
Ogden, Ruth
New York Frederick A. Stokes 1890 Second Edition (stated) Hardcover Good H. A. Ogden 
Dark green cloth boards with decorated binding (soldier and child on cover in white, black, red and gold with gilt lettering on cover and black lettering on spine. Tiny spot of wear-through to one corner tip. Cracking to hinges, front and rear. Previous owner name neatly penned on fly leaf. Text block is solid with clean pages, over sixty original illustrations by H. A. Ogden. 217 pp. 019858

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86 N.Y., N.Y.
Oursler, Will
New York Coward-McCann 1954 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
372 pgs. Novel about New York City and all its characters and places. Clean blue cloth boards. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Dust soiling to endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Bright, clean unchipped dustjacket is price clipped, has light corner wear, two small closed tears at top rear panel. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 001442

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Brigham Young, The New York Years, Palmer, Richard F. And Karl D. Butler
87 Brigham Young, The New York Years
Palmer, Richard F. And Karl D. Butler
Charles Redd Center for Western Studies 1982 0-941214-07-9 / 9780941214070 First Hard Cover Near Fine Good Jacket Signed
Very clean dark blue cloth boards with silver lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Inscirbed and SIGNED by author Karl Butler: "To my long-time and dear friend Ed Mott - Karl Butler" . Clean gray endpapers. 106 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and map. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, has several short closed edge tears and one long closed tear on front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 011676

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Spectacular Wineries of New York: A Captivating Tour of Established, Estate and Boutique Wineries (Spectacular Wineries series), Panache Partners LLC
88 Spectacular Wineries of New York: A Captivating Tour of Established, Estate and Boutique Wineries (Spectacular Wineries series)
Panache Partners LLC
Plano, Texas Panache Partners LLC 2009 1933415657 / 9781933415659 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Printing in as-new condition. Lovely large hardcover book (size approx. 10" x 12") in clean bright unchipped dust jacket. Very clean white boasrds with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Gorgeous photo-decorated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Beautifully illustrated with full color photographs throughout. Burgundy ribbon page marker. 312 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is in perfect condition. Collectible quality. 027468

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Big Freeze, Partridge, Bellamy
89 Big Freeze
Partridge, Bellamy
New York Thomas Y. Crowell Co. 1948 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean light gray cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 236 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, not faded, has slight wear at spine edges, very small closed tears at spine folds. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. By the author of "Country Lawyer," this novel takes place in New York City when an engineer helps develop a city reservoir and aqueduct system at a time when people were flooding into America from Europe due to a Cholera epidemic. Probable first edition (no additional printings listed--Crowell Publishers used various methods of indicating first edition, including no additional printings). 8vo. Historical Fiction. 012867

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Big Freeze, Partridge, Bellamy
90 Big Freeze
Partridge, Bellamy
New York Thomas Y. Crowell & Co. 1948 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Signed
Clean grey cloth boards with green lettering on cover and spine. Slight hint of surface wear to top and base of spine. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Boldly SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front free endpaper. 236 pgs. Dustjacket is price clipped, has chip at top of spine, short closed edge tears, small rub to front (smaller than a dime), light foxing to rear white panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Historical novel of life in New York 150 years ago. 8 Vo. New York State. 014291

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Excuse My Dust, Partridge, Bellamy
91 Excuse My Dust
Partridge, Bellamy
New York Whittlesey House 1943 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Stephen J. Voorhies, Illustrator Signed
First Edition, SIGNED by the author, in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with red title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright, with author's signature in blue ink on front free endpaper. No other marks. Illustrated by Stephen J. Voorhies. 359 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), has a few very small edge chips and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. WHen the first automobiles came chugging up Main Street in the home town of the Cokuntry Lawyer, driving the horses up the telephone poles and raising an intolerable dust, they overturned the old order of country life with the violence of an invading army. It is of these turbulent days when sparkplugs and miles-per--gallon were first becoming current in Phelps, NY, that Bellamy Partridge is writing in "Excuse My Dust," the last in the "Country Lawyer" and "Big Family" trilogy. 025354

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Salad Days, Partridge, Bellamy
92 Salad Days
Partridge, Bellamy
New York Thomas Y Crowell & Co. 1951 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Richard Powers, Illustrator 
Clean bright yellow clothboards with black lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square. Hint of surface wear at top spine edge, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Red top-stained edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has some fading to spine, short closed edge tears. Shallow chipping at top spine edge. 272 pgs. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Companion volume to "Country Lawyer." 8vo. Upstate New York. 014178

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Timeless Bounty: Food and Wine in New York's Finger Lakes, Pellechia, Thomas
93 Timeless Bounty: Food and Wine in New York's Finger Lakes
Pellechia, Thomas
Burford Books 2014 1580801757 / 9781580801751 First Paperback Fine 
First edition, first printing in as-new condition. Very clean color photo-illustrated covers - no creasing, curling or fading. Binding is tight, pages and edges are all clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with full color photographs. 176 pages with index. Thomas Pellechia has woven a colorful mosaic of places, products, and people which captures the many aspects that make the Finger Lakes one of the most special places on earth. Includes recipes for food, wine, cider and spirits. 027699

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94 The Covered Bridge
Petersen, Herman
New York Thomas Y. Crowell Company 1950 First 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

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The Aristocrats - Being the impressions of the Lady Helen Pole during her sojourn in The Great North Woods as spontaneously recorded in her letters to her friend in North Britain the Countess of Edge and Ross, Pole, Lady Helen
95 The Aristocrats - Being the impressions of the Lady Helen Pole during her sojourn in The Great North Woods as spontaneously recorded in her letters to her friend in North Britain the Countess of Edge and Ross
Pole, Lady Helen
London / New York John Lane 1901 Sixth Edition Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Jacket 
Sixth Edition. Decorated American trade binding. Clean dark blue cloth boards with gold decoration and triple rule line border, gold lettering on cover; gold lettering on spine. Printed at The Crow Printing Company, New York. Slight surface wear to spine ends, no fraying. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slight foxing to endpapers), with gilt top page edges. Very small previous owner name on front free endpaper. 309 pages. Fascinating series of letters from a woman staying at one of the Great Camps in the Adirondacks during the late 1800's -- she was a wonderful writer who captures the beauty of the area and the spirit of the time; quite an independent young woman who enjoyed being wooed by several men at once during her summer sojourn. 024470

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Canal Water and Whiskey - Tall Tales from the Erie Canal Country, Rapp, Marvin A.
96 Canal Water and Whiskey - Tall Tales from the Erie Canal Country
Rapp, Marvin A.
New York Twayne Publishers 1965 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Norman Truesdale, Illustrator 
Clean green cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean green endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 189 pgs. with index. Illustrated by Norman Truesdale. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, just a hint of rubbing. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A charming collection of Erie Canal stories, tall tales, anecdotes, newspaper squibs, and folksongs. 018056

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Finger Lakes Panoramas, Reynolds, Kristian
97 Finger Lakes Panoramas
Reynolds, Kristian
Ithaca, NY McBooks Press 1999 0935526552 / 9780935526554 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. As-new condition. Unfaded black cloth boards with blue metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautiful photographs utilizing wonderful natural light, all taken throughout the Finger Lakes region by Kristian Reynolds. 120 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027700

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The Roycroft Books: A Catalog and Some Remarks (Some Books for Sale at Our Shop), Roycrofters
98 The Roycroft Books: A Catalog and Some Remarks (Some Books for Sale at Our Shop)
Roycrofters
East Aurora, New York Roycrofters Press 1902 First Wraps Very Good+ 
Clean brown wraps with black and red lettering and Roycroft symbol on cover, string binding intact. Tiny chip at one corner, slight wear at tips of binding edge. First blank page has small faint water droplet mark at top edge; all other pages are immaculately clean. No names, writing or marks. Description of books offered for sale in the Roycroft Shop in East Aurora, New York with lovely tipped in photographs of the shop, the crafters, fine bindings and more. All pages present, one page is loosened from binding. 6'" x 8". Books on Books. 012101

Price: 65.00 USD
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The Sound of an Echo, Seager, Ralph W.
99 The Sound of an Echo
Seager, Ralph W.
Coral Gables, Florida Wake-Brook House 1963 First Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket Signed
Stated First Edition, SIGNED by author. Very clean decorated green and white buckram cloth boards with clean unchipped paper label on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean green endpapers (slight browning to endpaper edges). No names, writing or marks. Signed by author on half-title page: "Ralph W. Seager". Foreword by Charles Angoff. Illustrated. 93 pages. Musings on life in the Finger Lakes area of New York State by a poet who grew up there. 024580

Price: 15.00 USD
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100 The Story of New Amsterdam
Shepherd, William R.
New York/London Alfred A. Knopf 1926 First 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

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