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Image for Address of His Excellency John A. Andrew to the Two Branches of the Legislature of Massachusetts, January 6, 1865

Address of His Excellency John A. Andrew to the Two Branches of the Legislature of Massachusetts, January 6, 1865

By: Andrew, John A.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Wright & Potter, State Printers: 1865

Seller ID: 07457


The covers have a few small stains and are darkened with age, but in otherwise good condition. The binding is tight. The bottom edge and lower fore-edge have moisture staining, which carries into the interior of the book, most noticeably in the lower-center portion of the pages. The last half of the book has a large moisture stain in the outer margin of each page. Label affixed to the title page, which is printed "With the Respect of" followed by what appears to be a f... View more info

Image for Longfellow's Wayside Inn : A Camera Impression

Longfellow's Wayside Inn : A Camera Impression

By: Chamberlain, Samuel

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 01597


Shelf wear to boards. Jacket shows edge wear, rubbing, and chipping; preserved in a new Mylar cover now. Chamberlain signed his name in blue ink at the top of the title page. Seventy-three pages, photographs and accompanying text that document the beauty and charm of the countryside surrounding the historical Wayside Inn in Sudbury, Massachusetts, immortalized in Longfellow's "Tales of a Wayside Inn." View more info

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Once Upon a Pung

By: Dickson, Brenton H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Weston, Massachusetts, Privately Printed: 1963

Seller ID: 06420


Shelf wear, spotting to the top edge of the page block. Chipped jacket. History of the town of Weston, Massachusetts, privately printed for its 250th anniversary (1713-1963). 84 pages with Index of Names. Illustrated with black & white photos. (A pung is a horse-drawn sleigh, by the way.) View more info

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The Death of an American Jewish Community: A Tragedy of Good Intentions

By: Levine, Hillel; Harmon, Lawrence

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Free Press: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 02601


Boston's attempt in 1967 to integrate blacks into a long-standing Jewish neighborhood in Dorchester, and the problems that ensued and how 90,000 Jews were displaced in a few short years by a well-meaning policy. Signed and dated by Hillel Levine to the previous owners of the book. The author dated his inscription Nov. 1991, but the copyright indicates 1992. View more info

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The Mayflower Society House, Being the Story of the Edward Winslow House, the Mayflower Society, the Pilgrims

By: Pratt, Walter Merriam

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, University Press: 1950

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 03824


32 pages, illustrated. View more info