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Image for LONG ISLAND LANDMARKS

LONG ISLAND LANDMARKS

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Setauket, The Society for the Preservation of Long Island Antiquities: 1971

Order Number: 14618

Condition: Very Good+


Wear & slight browning to cover; Descriptions and information about various structures on Long Island that concerned citizens were trying to have preserved ; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 124 pages View more info

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PRESERVATION AND IMPROVEMENT OF THE SCENIC BEAUTY OF THE NIAGARA FALLS AND RAPIDS

By: Various

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1931

Order Number: 14518

Condition: Very Good+


Detailed technical advice and information about the care and feeding of Niagara Falls. Fold-out map of the falls in rear ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 355 pages View more info

Image for ART AND THE EMPIRE CITY New York, 1825 - 1861

ART AND THE EMPIRE CITY New York, 1825 - 1861

By: Voorsanger, Catherine Hoover

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art: 2000

Order Number: 17495

ISBN: 0870999583

Condition: Very Good+


Boards very lightly dog eared; Profusely illustrated ; 4to; 620 pages View more info

A HISTORY OF THE REFORMED CHRUCH OF BRONXVILLE In Commemoration of its Centenary, November 5, 1959

By: Walker, Harry Leslie; Warner, Lamont A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Bronxville, Consistory of the Church: 1951

Order Number: 2945

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Scarce; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 195 pages View more info

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HARVEY WANG'S NEW YORK

By: Wang, Harvey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 1990

Order Number: 17320

ISBN: 0393306925

Condition: Near Fine


Portraits of New Yorkers in word and b&w photography; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 112 pages View more info

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GREENWICH VILLAGE 1920 - 1930 A Comment on American Civilization in the Post-War Years

By: Ware, Caroline F.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18406

Condition: Very Good+


8vo; 496 pages View more info

Image for THE AMERICAN MEDITERRANEAN An Environmental, Economic & Social History of Long Island Sound

THE AMERICAN MEDITERRANEAN An Environmental, Economic & Social History of Long Island Sound

By: Weigold, Marilyn E.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Port Washington, Kennikat Press: 1974

Order Number: 2755

ISBN: 0804690642

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W Photographs; 4to; 228 pages View more info

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MANHATTAN KALEIDOSCOPE

By: Weitenkampf, Frank

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 6686

Condition: Very Good+ in Poor dust jacket


DJ in tatters; Anecdotes of creative New York, encompassing artists, musicians, actors, etc; 8vo; 290 pages View more info

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MANHATTAN KALEIDOSCOPE

By: Weitenkampf, Frank

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 9620

Condition: Very Good+


Anecdotes of creative New York, encompassing artists, musicians, actors, etc; 8vo; 290 pages View more info

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OLD NEW YORK The Spark. (The 'sixties)

By: Wharton, Edith

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Company: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17915

Condition: Very Good+


Browning and light chipping to spine label. Last blank page lightly foxed ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 109 pages View more info

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THE HUDSON RIVER One Hundred Years Ago

By: Whitson, Skip

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, Sun Books: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Order Number: 16994

ISBN: 0914172026

Condition: Very Good


Flexible boards a bit browned. Two tiny waterstains to back board; Sun Historical Series; B&W Illustrations View more info

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WHEN BROOKLYN WAS THE WORLD 1920-1957

By: Willensky, Elliot

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Harmony Books: 1986

Order Number: 16993

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


DJ price clipped ; Believe it or not, kiddies, the borough of Brooklyn once had big league baseball, and was considered a city unto itself, even though it was incorporated into New York City in 1898. Read about the good old days here; B&W Photographs; 4to - 11" to 13" tall; 239 pages View more info

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UPSTATE Records and Recollections of Northern New York

By: Wilson, Edmund

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 275

ISBN: 0374281890

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


In dustwrapper. Light soiling, and slight discoloration. Light soiling, and slight discoloration to spine. Some of the material appeared in The New Yorker ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 386 pages View more info

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UPSTATE Records and Recollections of Northern New York

By: Wilson, Edmund

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1971

Order Number: 278

ISBN: 0374281890

Condition: Very Good+


Very slight discoloration to spine. Minor bumping to some page corners; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 386 pages View more info

Image for A PIECE OF MY MIND Reflections At Sixty

A PIECE OF MY MIND Reflections At Sixty

By: Wilson, Edmund

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus & Cudahy: 1956

Order Number: 15232

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


DJ tattered with tears. ; Author Wilson expounds on a number of topics, including turning sixty years of age; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 239 pages View more info

THE SHORES OF LIGHT A Literary Chronicle of the Twenties and Thirties

By: Wilson, Edmund

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Young, Inc.: 1952

Order Number: 13133

Condition: Very Good+


Slight wear to spine ends. Slight dampstaining to first two pages, not affecting text ; Author Wilson weighs in on some of the notable works of the early twentieth century ; 8vo; 814 pages View more info

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HUDSON RIVER LANDINGS

By: Wilstach, Paul

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1933

Order Number: 18609

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with light rubbing to extremities; Brown boards with gilt lettering. The history of the settlers along the Hudson; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 311 pages View more info

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A CITY SET ON A HILL The Significance of the Health Demonstration At Syracuse, New York

By: Winslow, C. -E. A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co, Inc.: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 9697

Condition: Very Good+


Slight bumping to corners; A report on a project undertaken by the city of Syracuse, New York, in the 1920s, seeking improved public health after a major investment in same; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 367 pages View more info

Image for THE GROLIER CLUB 1884-1967 An Informal History

THE GROLIER CLUB 1884-1967 An Informal History

By: Winterich, John T.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The Grolier Club: 1967

Order Number: 12983

Condition: Near Fine


Attractively slipcased history of the literary society; 8vo; 49 pages View more info

Image for THE GROLIER CLUB 1884-1967 An Informal History

THE GROLIER CLUB 1884-1967 An Informal History

By: Winterich, John T.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, The Grolier Club: 1967

Order Number: 17273

Condition: Very Good


Endpapers a bit dampstained. Former owner's notes on front free endpaper; In VG+ slipcase ; 8vo; 49 pages View more info

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NEW YORK Then and Now

By: Witheridge, Annette

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Diego, Thunder Bay Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18636

ISBN: 1571457976

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light shelfwear to DJ ; Charming photos from yesteryear opposite the same scene in a contemporary shot; Photographs; Small oblong 4to; 144 pages View more info

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HERE IS NEW YORK

By: Worden, Helen

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co, Inc.: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 19239

Condition: Very Good-


Light rubbing to boards. Gilt spine lettering darkened. Tanning to endpapers. ; The author is an expert New Yorker and previously published a shopping guide as well as a NY guide for the armed forces. This is a guide that was published during the World's Fair. The front endpaper contain a Subway map with the fair grounds on it, the rear endpaper depicts a general map of the World's Fair. Including charming sketches by the author. The chapter on globe-trotting describes the international establishments throughout the city by their nationality. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 411 pages View more info

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NEW YORK PANORAMA

By: Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1938

Order Number: 19198

Condition: Very Good+


Small paper sticker on front endpaper. Former owner's name on page opposite half title page. Slight browning to endpapers. Else a handsome and tight copy; A history and account of every phase of present-day life in the world's greatest metropolis; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 526 pages View more info

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THE SILENT TRAVELLER IN NEW YORK

By: Yee, Chiang

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, John Day Company:

Order Number: 19309

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


White DJ browned and with light chipping and small tears. Light soiling to DJ along top edge. Small discoloration to top spine. ; Nd [1953]. One of the most charming books about New York City including color drawings and pencil drawings by the author ; 8vo; 281 pages View more info

Image for COMMERCE HIGH SCHOOL YEARBOOK 1906

COMMERCE HIGH SCHOOL YEARBOOK 1906

By: [Anonymous]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Commerce High School: 1906

Order Number: 6323

Condition: Very Good


Rubbing to extremities. Binding not tight. Picture of principal missing. Previous owners name in front pastedown ; Commerce High School, on West 65th Street in Manhattan, presents the class of 1906. ; B&W Photographs; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 96 pages View more info

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THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM ANNUAL Volume 1 1959-1960

By: [Anonymous]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, The Brooklyn Museum: 1962

Order Number: 6373

Condition: Near Fine


Spine sunned. Wear to bottom of spine area ; This first annual 'supercedes (sic) the Brooklyn Museum Bulletin' and recounts the notable exhibits and displays of the 1959-60 season; 8vo; 94 pages View more info

ALBANY BUSINESS COLLEGE Thirty Fifth Annual Catalogue

By: [Anonymous]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Albany, Albany Business College: 1895

Order Number: 9784

Condition: Very Good


Wear to extremites. Hinges started. Slight discoloration to rear board ; Excellent example of late nineteenth century business college catalogue, with details of the courses and numerous testimonials from former students and prospective employers; Photogravures; 8vo; 142 pages View more info

Image for CHARTS OF NEW YORK CANALS Champlain Canal, Erie Canal, Oswego Canal, Cayuga and Seneca Canal

CHARTS OF NEW YORK CANALS Champlain Canal, Erie Canal, Oswego Canal, Cayuga and Seneca Canal

By: [Corps Of Engineers, U. S. Army]

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Detroit, U. S. Lake Survey: 1956

Order Number: 17143

Condition: Very Good


Boards creased and darkened and with light rubbing to extremities. ; 8vo; Sheet 1700-1848 pages View more info

Image for NEW YORK Hudson-Tal, Boston, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington, Niagara-Fälle, Detroit, Chicago, Milwaukee

NEW YORK Hudson-Tal, Boston, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington, Niagara-Fälle, Detroit, Chicago, Milwaukee

By: [Grieben Reiseführer]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Berlin, Grieben Verlag: 1931

Order Number: 19025

Condition: Very Good+


"Mit 12 Karten und 3 Grundrissen"; Grieben Reiseführer; Vol. 86; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 252 pages View more info

Image for 52D ANNUAL REPORT OF THE REGENTS 1898 Volume 2, 18th Report of the State Geologist and Paleontologist and Field Assistants

52D ANNUAL REPORT OF THE REGENTS 1898 Volume 2, 18th Report of the State Geologist and Paleontologist and Field Assistants

By: [New York State Museum]

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Albany, University of the State of New York: 1900

Order Number: 6186

Condition: Very Good+


Geologic map of Rockland county in lightly torn front pocket; B&W Photographs View more info