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Walt Whitman's New York from Manhattan to Montauk

By: Christman, Henry M.

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10142

Condition: Near Fine


Light rubbing wear to the jacket, otherwise about fine. A collection of Walt Whitman's journalism celebrating New York from Manhattan to Montauk. 188 pages. View more info

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From Montauk to...

By: Cook, Paul T.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Vantage Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 05226

ISBN: 0533145406

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue leatherette with silver lettering to the spine. Jacket has a small scuff mark to the front panel. Protected now in a new Mylar protective cover. Autobiography and small town life in Montauk, a fishing village on the tip of Long Island. It disappeared with the end of World War II when the Navy took over the land for military purposes. 342 pages, illustrated. Eleven Appendixes. The author grew up in Montauk. View more info

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Up-South, Spring: Folk Stories Whispered on the Wind and Seen Through the Leaves

By: Gaetano, Lynda Breckenridge

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Blue Stocking Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10353

ISBN: 0975313703

Condition: Near Fine


"A story of early 1800s pioneer courage told through the wizened spirit of a maple tree in Western New York. Threads of real life stories and local anecdotes. The first book of a seasonal collection of the area." In the Author's Note, Gaetano writes, "Please think of this collection of stories as fictionbut with the capacity for being true, because they are quite possibly both." View more info

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A Romance Comes to Danby (Studies in Tompkins History No. 1)

By: Heidt, William Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, DeWitt Historical Society of Tompkins County, Inc.: 1967

Seller ID: 09013

Condition: Fine


19 pages, stapled covers. The story of Dr. Lewis Beers. We also have in stock Lewis Beers, Danby's Pioneer Doctor (Studies in Tompkins History No. 2). View more info

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Lewis Beers, Danby's Pioneer Doctor (Studies in Tompkins History No. 2)

By: Heidt, William Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, DeWitt Historical Society of Tompkins County, Inc.: 1967

Seller ID: 09014

Condition: Near Fine


Bump to the head of the spine, otherwise fine. 34 pages, stapled, in oversized wrappers. The story of Dr. Lewis Beers. We also have in stock A Romance Comes to Danby (Studies in Tompkins History No. 1). View more info

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New York Folklore Quarterly; Volume II, Number 3; August, 1946

By: Jones, Louis C. (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, Cornell Press / New York Folklore Society: 1946

Seller ID: 08964

Condition: Very Good


Mild edge wear and a couple of small stains on the spine. "NY Folklore" is handwritten on an otherwise blank spine. Pages numbered 166-239. A sampling of articles: Tales of Buried Treasure in Rochester, The Sea Serpent of Silver Lake, The Orange County Onion Harvest Festivals, and The Elm Tree Grave at Woodstock. There are more, plus Departments news and a page about the contributors. View more info