Category: Americana - New York


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A Brief Narrative of the Case and Trial of John Peter Zenger, Printer of the New York Weekly Journal

By: Alexander, James, edited by Stanley Nider Katz

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Birmingham, AL, Notable Trials Library, 1989

Publisher's bookplate with crossed-out name ; Hardback (1/4 gilt-worked brown spine/brown gilt-worked cloth boards) , AEG, 3 raised bands, ribbon marker. 239 pp. B&W illustrations. Appendix, notes, index. Account of 1735 trial. Facsimile of 1963 edition; 8vo; 239 pages View more info

Liberty: The Statue and the American Dream

By: Alle, Leslie

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Statue Of Lib/Ellis Isl Fdn, 1985

In lightly edgeworn DJ; Brown dec hardback binding. 304 pp. Color & B&W illustrations. Index. History of immigration coming into NY City; 4to; 304 pages View more info

Voices of Hell's Kitchen

By: Amodeo, John V

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NP, Booksurge, 2006

Inscription: Signed by Author

Signed by author. Paperback. 240 pp. Profiles residents of NY City neighborhood; 12mo; 240 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Tales from the Boom-Boom Room: Women Vs. Wall Street

By: Antilla, Susan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Princeton, Bloomberg Press, 2002

Edition: First Printing

In VG+ DJ; Black hardback binding. xviii + 345 pp. B&W photos. Study of sexual harassment on Wall Street; 8vo; xviii + 345 pages View more info

THE NEW YORK OBSERVER (Thursday, July 19, 1888, Vol LXVI, No. 29, Whole No. 3402)

By: Author Unknown

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, New York Observer, 1888

Some edge tears & tears where newspaper has been folded; Vintage newspaper; 22" x 24" View more info

The Reaches of New York City

By: Author Unknown

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C, National Geographic, 1939

Slightly yellowed; Apprx 28" x 26" folded map of the New York City & environs. First appeared in National Geographic magazine View more info

Collection of 63 Recent Reprints of Vintage 8" X 10" B & W Photos (Ca Early 1900s) of the Thousand Islands Area (NY)

By: Author Unknown

Price: $44.00

Publisher: NP, 1990

All photos are different (ie. , no repeats) . Ca 1990 reprints of early 1900s photos; 8" x 10" View more info

The Thousand Islands: New York State and Canada

By: Author Unknown

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NP, 1940

Paperback. 16 pp. Color photos & map with captions. Promotional brochure for Thousand Islands area of NY. No date (circa 1940) ; Oblong 12mo; 16 pages View more info

The New York Tribune Since the Civil War

By: Baehr, Harry W. Foreword by Royal Cortissoz

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead & Co, 1936

Hinge at frontispiece/title page loose, no DJ; Green cloth hardback. xiv + 420 pp. B&W photos. Sources, footnotes, index; 8vo; xiv + 420 pages View more info

1806 handwritten land lease for farming between Thomas Bartlett and Simon George in Salem (Washington County), NY

By: Bartlett, Thomas and Simon George

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington County, NY, 1806

Age-tone/mild staining ; 3.5" x 6" folded, 14" x 11.75" unfolded, writing on both sides of page, signed by Thomas Bartlett, Simon George and witnesses; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 1 pages; Signed by Associated View more info

A Rural Heritage for Today: A Village Guide to Old Bethpage Village Restoration

By: Beltrone, Art, Illustrated by James Feriola

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Syosset, NY, Friends of the Nassau County Museum, 1975

Paperback. Sepia illustrations. Postcard of restoration of blacksmith shop laid in; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 48 pages View more info

Race Relations and the New York City Commission on Human Rights

By: Benjamin, Gerald

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell University Press, 1974

In chewed DJ; Blue cloth hardback. 274 pp. Biblio. , index. History of Commission from Harlem riots of 1943 til 1970s; Small 8vo; 274 pages View more info

A Picture Book of Niagara Falls

By: Berton, Pierre

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart, 1993

In VG+ DJ; Red cl. Illus (color & B&W photos, paintings, ads, etc) ; 4to; 160 pages View more info

The History of Putnam County, N.Y. With an Enumeration of its Towns, Villages, Rivers, Creeks, Lakes, Ponds, Mountains, Hills and Geolgical Features; Local Traditions; and Short Biographical Sketches of Early Settlers, Etc.

By: Blake, William J

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Middletown, NY, T. Emmett Henderson, 1970

Previous owner's gift inscription and embossed stamp on front free endpaper; Brown cloth hardback. Appendix, index. Facsimile reprint of 1849 edition ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; iv + 368 pages View more info

A Brief Description of the Catskill Water Supply and of the Project for an Additional Supply from the Delaware Watershed and the Rondout Creek

By: Board Of Water Supply Of The City Of New York

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Board of Water Supply of the City of New York, 1936

Paperback. B&W illustrations. 4 page supplement laid in (1939 pamphlet Issued by the Board of Water Supply with profile of the Delaware Aqueduct) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 12 pages View more info