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Image for ELLIS ISLAND Echoes from a Nation's Past

ELLIS ISLAND Echoes from a Nation's Past

By: Jonas, Susan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Aperture Book: 1989

Order Number: 18076

ISBN: 0893813966

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ price clipped. ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 152 pages View more info

Image for GARDEN OF DREAMS Madison Square Garden 125 Years

GARDEN OF DREAMS Madison Square Garden 125 Years

By: Kalinsky, George

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Stewart, Tabori and Chang: 2004

Order Number: 13119

ISBN: 1584793430

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


The history of Madison Square Garden, the current incarnation of which is the third venue of that name; B&W & Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 198 pages View more info

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LIFE ALONG THE HUDSON

By: Keller, Allan

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Tarrytown, Sleepy Hollow Restorations: 1976

Order Number: 15797

ISBN: 0912882204

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear & chipping to price clipped DJ; Boards show a reproduction of a contract between Henry Hudson and the East India Company for a voyage of discovery of a new route to the Indies. The history of life along, and on, the great river ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 272 pages View more info

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THE UNKNOWN WORSHIPPER

By: Kennedy, James W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Morehouse-Barlow Co.: 1964

Order Number: 2620

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


DJ spine sunned and with some small chips ; "This life story of a parish, from its beginning in 1827 to the present, is told in order to show the long road of one church's ministry. (...) " ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 202 pages View more info

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JOHN KIERAN'S NATURAL HISTORY OF NEW YORK CITY A Book for Sidewalk Naturalists Everywhere

By: Kieran, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 13042

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


DJ sunned, worn, and tattered; I'll bet you didn't know that there are millions of different kinds of wildlife in Greater New York. Noted author Kieran takes you around the city and shows you where to look; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 428 pages View more info

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JOHN KIERAN'S NATURAL HISTORY OF NEW YORK CITY A Book for Sidewalk Naturalists Everywhere

By: Kieran, John

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1959

Order Number: 16817

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ lightly chipped. ; I'll bet you didn't know that there are millions of different kinds of wildlife in Greater New York. Noted author Kieran takes you around the city and shows you where to look; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 428 pages View more info

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NOT UNDER OATH Recollections and Reflections

By: Kieran, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Houghton and Mifflin: 1964

Order Number: 2996

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Some rubbing on Dust Jacket; Columnist for the New York Times, co-creator of the popular radio program Information Please, noted naturalist, and witty raconteur tells his life story in a typically engaging way; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 282 pages; A wonderful memoir from the man who did everything from writing sports for the New York Times, to helping to create the popular radio show "Information Please, to becoming one of the world's most revered naturalists View more info

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A HISTORY OF NEW YORK From the Beginning of the World to the End of the Dutch Dynasty

By: Knickerbocker, Diedrich [Irving, Washington]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Lovell, Coryell & Company:

Order Number: 18254

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Hinges professionally repaired. Former owner's notes on front free endapaper. Pages darkened; Washington Irving's whimsical account of the early history of New York, told by the third party "Dietrich Knickerbocker". Nice, early edition. ND [1880]? ; 12mo; 307 pages View more info

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I'M NOT DONE YET! Keeping At It, Remaining Relevant, and Having the Time of My Life

By: Koch, Edward I.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Company Inc.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 12982

ISBN: 0688170757

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


The former mayor shows how to remain relevant even after 'retiring' ; 8vo; 196 pages View more info

N.Y. GOLD VOLUME 8

By: Kopelman, Arie

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, New York Gold, Inc.: 1994

Order Number: 6100

Condition: Very Good+


Presenting hundreds of New York based photographers and a sample of their work; 4to - 11" to 13" tall View more info

Image for YEARS OF ART The Story of the Art Students League of New York

YEARS OF ART The Story of the Art Students League of New York

By: Landgren, Marchal E.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Robert M. Mcbride & Company: 1940

Order Number: 2660

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ a bit browned and with some light chipping; Very scarce in DJ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 267 pages View more info

NEIGHBORS 1892-1967 A History of the Department of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine Columbia University

By: Lee, Eleanor

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University-Presbyterian Hospital: 1967

Order Number: 9692

Condition: Very Good+


Previous owner's name to front free endpaper ; really cool striped endpapers; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 335 pages View more info

Image for THIS MAN LA GUARDIA

THIS MAN LA GUARDIA

By: Limpus, Lowell M. ; Leyson, Burr W.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co. Inc.: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18407

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ with light edgewear; 8vo; 429 pages View more info

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THE CITY

By: Lindsay, John V.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Co. Inc.: 1970

Order Number: 14667

ISBN: 0393053873

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Spine sunned. Light wear to DJ; Everyone advised him to run for the late Robert Kennedy's Senate seat. Everyone told him that New Yorkers were fed up and would not return him to office. But John Lindsay stood for re-election as mayor and won. How did he do it in the face of strikes, racial unrest, and high crime rates? Find out here. Thank you notes to a campaign supporter from Mayor Lindsay and Mrs. Lindsay laid in, with original envelope; 8vo; 240 pages View more info

Image for MANHATTAN MOVES UPTOWN An Illustrated History

MANHATTAN MOVES UPTOWN An Illustrated History

By: Lockwood, Charles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17518

ISBN: 1566197600

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ with light fraying along edges. Former owner's name on front free endpaper. Light fraying to front free endpaper. ; A history about the Uptown expansion of the City; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 343 pages View more info

Image for PATIENCE AND FORTITUDE Fiorello La Guardia

PATIENCE AND FORTITUDE Fiorello La Guardia

By: Manners, William

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 9639

ISBN: 0151712905

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Some wear to DJ extremities including small open tears. Previous owner's information in front pastedown ; Acclaimed biography of the popular mayor ; 8vo; 290 pages View more info

Image for SOCIETY OF AMERICAN WARS Commandery of the State of New York, Chartered December 16, 1909

SOCIETY OF AMERICAN WARS Commandery of the State of New York, Chartered December 16, 1909

By: Manning, Clarence Augustus; Shirley, Rufus George

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, 1923

Order Number: 6202

Condition: Very Good


Light rubbing to extremities. Bookplate. Back hinge started` ; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 184 pages View more info

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WHEN DOES THE FUN START

By: Martell, Ralph G.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Utica, Pine Tree Press: 1991

Order Number: 13056

ISBN: 0962915912

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ; Story of the noted restauranteur INSCRIBED to front free endpaper; 8vo; 269 pages View more info

Image for WATER FOR NEW YORK A Study in State Administration of Water Resources

WATER FOR NEW YORK A Study in State Administration of Water Resources

By: Martin, Roscoe C.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Syracuse University Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16944

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


DJ darkened and with light chipping. Light foxing to top spine. ; With numerous maps and tables; Maps ; 8vo; viii, 264 pages View more info

Image for FRENCH THEATRE IN NEW YORK A List of Plays 1899-1939

FRENCH THEATRE IN NEW YORK A List of Plays 1899-1939

By: Mason, Hamilton

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1940

Order Number: 13130

Condition: Very Good


Wear to extremities. Wear & chipping to spine ends. Binding not tight ; Dozens of French productions listed, with producers, director, players, number of performances, and venue; 8vo; 442 pages View more info

Image for A DIFFERENT WORLD Stories of Great Hotels

A DIFFERENT WORLD Stories of Great Hotels

By: Matthew, Christopher

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, Paddington Press: 1976

Order Number: 6150

ISBN: 0846701359

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Minor wear to DJ; There's no institution quite like the world's great luxury hotels. See them all, past and present, here; B&W Photographs; 4to; 351 pages View more info

Image for THE SECOND REBELLION: THE NEW YORK CITY DRAFT RIOTS OF 1863

THE SECOND REBELLION: THE NEW YORK CITY DRAFT RIOTS OF 1863

By: McCague, James

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Dial Press: 1968

Order Number: 16261

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear to DJ which is a bit darkened ; Some of the worst strife on American soil occurred in July 1863 in Manhattan when resentment over the recently enacted conscription law ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 210 pages View more info

COMMERCE HIGH SCHOOL YEARBOOK 1906

By: McConnell, Charles

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, High School of Commerce: 1906

Order Number: 3030

Condition: Very Good


; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 96 pages View more info

Image for SOUTH STREET A Maritime History of New York

SOUTH STREET A Maritime History of New York

By: McKay, Richard C.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18176

Condition: Very Good


Boards a bit browned. Former owner's note on front free endpaper; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 460 pages View more info

Image for ROCHESTER ON THE GENESEE The Growth of a City

ROCHESTER ON THE GENESEE The Growth of a City

By: McKelvey, Blake

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Syracuse, Syracuse University Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15347

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear to DJ; The history of the third largest city in New York State; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 292 pages View more info

Image for THE NEW YORK RED BOOK 1954

THE NEW YORK RED BOOK 1954

By: Mearns, John S. ; Hartman, Myron D.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Albany, Williams Press: 1954

Order Number: 6207

Condition: Very Good+


8vo; 874, 55, XII pages View more info

Image for A RIVER RAMBLE Saga of the Genesee Valley

A RIVER RAMBLE Saga of the Genesee Valley

By: Merrill, Arch

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rochester, The Democrat and Chronicle: 1945

Order Number: 6911

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Some discoloration to DJ. Small open tears and chipping to DJ. Both hinges started. Binding not tight; Reprinted from the Rochester newspaper the Democrat Chronicle, a series of articles about author Merrill's determination to stroll the entire 130-mile length of the Genesee River Valley. 'Act your age, ' everyone said. 'You'll never do it, ' everyone said. Well, he didn't, but only because everyone in the area was generous in the giving of rides; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 109 pages View more info

Image for JACKSONIAN ARISTOCRACY Class and Democracy in New York 1830-1860

JACKSONIAN ARISTOCRACY Class and Democracy in New York 1830-1860

By: Miller, Douglas T.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1967

Order Number: 16620

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Wear with a couple of very small closed tears to DJ ; Some would argue that the period from the presidency of Andrew Jackson to the outbreak of the Civil War was a triumph of democracy in the US, but author Miller argues just the opposite; 8vo; 228 pages View more info

Image for A TOUR AROUND NEW YORK AND MY SUMMER ACRE Being the Creations of Mr. Felix Oldboy

A TOUR AROUND NEW YORK AND MY SUMMER ACRE Being the Creations of Mr. Felix Oldboy

By: Mines, John Flavel

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1893

Order Number: 17897

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Some of the pages unopened ; Top edge gilt. Decorative blue boards with gilt lettering and black pictorial design. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 518 pages View more info

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CREATIVE THEATRE

By: Mitchell, Roy

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, The John Day Company: 1929

Order Number: 9503

Condition: Very Good


Wear to extremities. Small portions missing from top of spine. Apparent sticker removal residue on front free endpaper ; In depth analysis of what Theater means ; Wood block print; 8vo; 256 pages View more info