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Architectural Digest Magazine; November, 1989: Special Issue - New York City

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Architectural Digest Publishing Corp.: 1989

Seller ID: 16769

Condition: Near Fine


Photographs, sections; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 382 pages; Sound, snug copy with glossy, pictorial cover and special issue sticker. Just trace shelf/handling evidence to covers. NF. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

A Brief Descriptive Geography of the Empire State for the Use of Schools

By: Bardeen, C. W.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Syracuse, NY, C. W. Bardeen: 1900

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 32579

Condition: Good+


Maps, photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 126 pages; HC in original port wine colored cloth with titles stamped in cream to cover. Soundly bound copy with some partial rubbing to the title lettering on the cover. Cloth lightly frayed at corners and spine ends. Expected light toning to page stock. Illustrated with photographs and maps. Sound decent copy. G+ View more info

Railroad Ferries of the Hudson and Stories of a Deck Hand

By: Baxter, Raymond J. & Arthur G. Adams

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Fordham University Press: 1999

Seller ID: 21090

ISBN: 0823219542

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 276 pages; Large-format paperback in glossy pictorial covers. Bright, snug and neat; no marks. A pair of mild stress creases to the front cover. Profusely illustrated with B&W photographs and reproduced maps, engravings and wood cuts. NF... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Some Love, Some Hunger

By: Brand, Millen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berlin, Seven Seas Books: 1959

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18422

Condition: Very Good


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 179 pages; Paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Externally bright and neat. Inscribed and signed by Brand to the title page. Expected light toning to page stock. A very small prior owner ink name stamp in the gutter of the dedication page. Solid clean signed copy of the 1st paperback edition. ; Signed by Author View more info

A Cook Book Sponsored by the Managers of the Methodist Home; Brooklyn, New York [Brooklyn Methodist Home Cook Book]

By: Committee, Brooklyn Methodist Home

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, Brooklyn Methodist Home: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32006

Condition: Good+


Photographs & drawings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages; Paperback in textured heavy paper covers and double spiral binding. Sound and generally clean with just light shelf soiling to covers and a bit of trace kitchen soiling to the last page of text. Covers lightly rubbed at edges. Many recipe pages reproduced from manuscript facsimile. A fairly elaborate community cookbook. VG- View more info

Conservation Commission; Sixteenth Annual Report for the Year 1926.

By: Conservation Commission, State Of New York; Alexander MacDonald (Commissioner)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Albany, J B Lyon Co: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28647

Condition: Very Good-


Color Plates; b&w photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 259 pages; HC in original green cloth with title lettering in gilt to spine. Soundly bound and clean with no marks. Mild foxing to front and rear endpages. Illustrated with some color plates of fishes along with many b&w drawings and photographs. Solid copy with light shelf wear to edges. VG- to VG View more info

Lost Love: a True Story of Passion, Murder and Justice in Old New York

By: Cooper, George and William Dressler

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Delanco, NJ, The Notable Trials Library; Gryphon Editions: 2003

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 13421

Condition: Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 272 pages; Gryphon Editions for members of The Notable Trials Library. Quarter maroon leather decoratively struck with gilt titling and details with burgundy cloth decorated in gilt. All edges gilt. Silk bookmark sewn in. Unread copy; tight bright and fresh. Fine View more info

The Bellevue Story

By: Cooper, Page

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, T.Y. Crowell Co: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13143

Condition: Very Good


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 277 pages; 1948 T Y Crowell HC. 1st edition. Original binding of red paper covered boards; title lettering in gilt to spine. Square snug and neat; no marks. Just superficial shelf rub to spine ends. Lacking dust jacket but otherwise quite VG. Scarce mid century history of America's oldest public hospital and psychiatric care facility. View more info

New York on a Modest Income

By: Cummings, Patricia & William B. Jones

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1952

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 33933

Condition: Very Good-


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 172 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy pictorial wraps. Soundly bound and clean; no marks. Light reader creasing to spine and mild rubbing to cover edges. An interesting and amusing guide for how to live inexpensively in one of the most expensive sities in the world. Uncommon. VG- View more info

Sardi's, The Story of a Famous Restaurant

By: Gehman, Richard & Vincent Sardi Sr.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21682

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 244 pages; HC in black cloth with titles in bright yellow to spine. Square, sound and clean; no marks. Just trace toning to pagestock. Board corners ever so slightly bumped. Lacking dust jacket, but otherwise VG+ to NF View more info

Banks of New York, Their Dealers, the Clearing House and the Panic of 1857. With a Financial Chart

By: Gibbons, J[Ames] S[Loan]; [Robert Morris] & Herrick (Illust. )

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Company: 1858

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 34370

Condition: Good


Engravings; chart, folding; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 399 pages; [SIGNED] 1858 D. Appleton & Company. HC 1st edition. Inscribed on the front flyleaf by author with his pseudonymous attribution - J S Gibbons. Original brown cloth with decorative designs in blind to boards; gilt title designs at spine faded but distinct. This copy with prior library ownership. Catalog number painted to base of spine; small ink stamp to front pastedown and card pocket at rear. Cloth frayin... View more info

Music Publishers in New York City Before 1850

By: Howe, Mabel Almy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York Public Library: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27189

Condition: Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 18 pages; Original edition. Paperback cased in heavy card covers for library use. Covers unlettered. Original wraps bound in. Mild library attachments. Contents well preserved and neat. Good thus View more info

Unifying The Subways; New York City's Rapid Transit System from Unification to the Transit Authority

By: Kramer, Frederick A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, RAE Pub: 2001

Seller ID: 32153

ISBN: 1882727185

Condition: Very Good+


Historical photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 72 pages; Oversize paperback in glossy illustrated covers and saddle stapled binding. Bright, tight and fresh; no marks. Just a whisper of shelf evidence to cover surfaces. Profusely illustrated with historical photographs. NF View more info

All Name Index to 1876 History of Ontario Co. , New York;

By: Loeper Colf, Mary, John I. Loeper and Ruth Nightingale

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Interlaken, NY, Heart of the Lakes Publishing Company: 1988

Seller ID: 18142

ISBN: 0932334814

Condition: Near Fine


4to 11" - 13" tall; 67 pages; Oversize paperback in yellow, title lettered covers. Spine unlettered, as issued. A soundly bound and neat copy. A few traces of shelfrub to the front cover. No marks. About as new. NF View more info

Tom Paulding; The Story of a Search for Buried Treasure, in the Streets of New York

By: Matthews, Brander

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, The Century Company: 1911

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: 18450

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 254 pages; Bound in publisher's tan cloth boards with titles and decorative imagery stamped to covers and spine in green. A neat, sound, solid copy. A spot of soiling between the index and list of illustrations. Small drip stain top edge; spine slightly toned. Illustrated throughout. VG View more info

Let the Great World Spin A Novel

By: McCann, Colum

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2009

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16618

ISBN: 1400063736

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


Advance Copy; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 368 pages; Advance copy with publisher's stapled sheaf (5 pages) of advance material laid in at front. This is the regular trade edition 1st printing. Dust jacket bright and clean. Spine slightly cocked, possibly from the presence of the advance material at front. Trace ruffling to jacket top edge. VG++/NF View more info

Owego and Tioga County, NY : A Look at Earlier Days

By: McEnteer, Tom

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Owego NY, The Owego Bicentennial Commission: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34195

ISBN: B000MG6TUM

Condition: Near Fine


Historical photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 96 pages; Oversize paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Bright, snug and very neat in crisp edged and uniformly bright covers. Feels and appears unread and just about as new. Profusely illustrated with historical photos. NF ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

History of Ontario County, New York, With Illustrations Descriptive of its Scenery, Palatial Residences, Public Buildings ... and Important Manufactories

By: McIntosh, W. H.

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Everts, Ensign & Everts: 1876

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26260

Condition: Very Good


Lithograph plates; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 276 pages; 1st edition. Oversize folio in original morocco backed brown cloth with decorative ruling and borders in blind and embossed title in gilt. An impressive production, illustrated with 96 full page lithographed plates, one colored. Soundly bound and neat with mild bumping and superficial abrasion to cloth at corners. Morocco leather spine is supple and gilt title lettering bright. A few signatures mid-book startin... View more info

Matriarchy; Freedom in Bondage. An Illuminated Novel

By: McKesson, Malcolm; Katharine Gates & Wesley Gibson (Eds. ) & Tony Thorne (Intro)

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Heck Editions: 1997

Edition: First Edition; Limited edtion

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 33103

ISBN: 096381298x

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 191 pages; Issued in a limited edition of 300 numbered copies, this copy is numbered 36 and signed by the author on a pictorial bookplate produced from one of the author's drawings and mounted to the front free endpage. Above the signed bookplate, the author has penned a short inscription to Kristin, who handled distribution and sales for the Northeast under PGW and Norton. Tightly bound and fresh in crip edged and uni... View more info

Manhattan '45

By: Morris, Jan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1987

Edition: First English Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 26867

ISBN: 0571136842

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Map endpages and photograph plates; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages; 1st UK edition and printing. Inscribed and signed by Morris on the half-title page, dated 1988, Toronto. Soundly bound and generally neat in original pictorial dust jacket, price clipped from lower corner of front flap. Two dime sized oil based drip stains to the front board. Dust jacket appears to have been removed during reading; there is a vertical stress/fold crease down the middle of the spine... View more info