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Have You Heard the Cricket Song

By: Abbott, Winston; Bette Bossen (Illustrator)

Price: $8.12

Publisher: Inspiration House Pubs: 1978

Edition: 7th Printing

Inscription: Signed by Abbott + Bossen on Title page .

Seller ID: 98515


Signed by Abbott + Bossen on Title page. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Jacket has 1 short tear, slight soiling. Unpaginated pages. View more info

The Story of a Bad Boy

By: Aldrich, Thomas Bailey

Price: $11.64

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin: 1911

Seller ID: 98522


Moderate general wear. Text block weak between signatures. 261 pages. View more info

The Story of Mary's Little Lamb

By: Anonymous

Price: $9.53

Publisher: Longfellow's Wayside Inn: 1969

Seller ID: 111864


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 40 pages. View more info

Beyond The Sowdyhunk

By: Bartlett, Stanley Foss

Price: $13.59

Publisher: Falmouth Book House: 1937

Seller ID: 98267


Stories of the Maine lumberjacks. Moderate general wear. Covers have edge wear, missing chips. Has ownership signature of Frances Caswell (Hanna) whose Michigan newspaper column 'Sand Sawdust and Sawlogs' related stories of Michigan's lumbering past. 164 pages. Tales of the Maine north woods lumber camps. Contents: 'Honest John' Jerryson, Liar; 'Lost and Found' Collum; The Polack Teamster; The Best Tune; A Pig Tale; The Little Cookee; Tall Tales - and Taller; Hercules St... View more info

Walter Muir Whitehill : a Record Compiled By His Friends

By: Boyd, Julian ; His Friends

Price: $35.57

Publisher: Minot, MA, Privately Printed: 1958

Edition: Limited Edition 500 Printed.

Seller ID: 16772


Biography, chronology, publications, organizations, misc. illustrations and photos. 92 pages. View more info

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and His Portland Home

By: Butler, Joyce; Richard D'Abate, Laura Fecych Sprague

Price: $21.72

Publisher: Maine Historical Society: 2004

Seller ID: 77991


Crisp Firm Clean copy ! 42 pages. View more info

Poems

By: Chamberlain, Henry Harmon

Price: $11.69

Publisher: Worcester, MA, Privately Printed (The Commonwealth Press): 1911

Seller ID: 90704


Light grey cloth, gold lettering, top page ends gold gilt. Rough-cut and uncut page edges. Moderate general wear. Spine ends slightly frayed. Spine bottom bumped. Page 279 has closed tear. 396 pages. View more info

The Last Examination of 1902

By: Church, Blanche Bonnelle

Price: $26.45

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Radcliffe Alumnae Show: 1927

Seller ID: 119053


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 13 pages. Written for the Radcliffe Alumnae Show June 18, 1927 and produced by the Class of 1902 on the occasion of its 25th Anniversary. Printed at the request of the members of the cast and in appreciation of their acting in it. View more info

New England Vista

By: Eaton, Walter Prichard; Walter King Stone (Illustrator)

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Boston, MA, W. A. Wilde: 1930

Seller ID: 115168


Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Jacket has short tears. Previous owner name. 'New England Vista' newspaper article pasted on front endpaper. 121 pages. Does anybody observe the New England of the past and the present as knowingly as Eaton, interpret it as sympathetically or describe it as delightfully? Contents: Spring Jewels. Crystal Cloud. Mud. Frontiers. Adagio. Lamps in the Larkspur. With Dante at Twilight. Sanctuary. Lilies for Remembrance. The New Fat Earth. O... View more info

A Choice of Manuscripts and Bookbindings From the Library of Isabella Stewart Gardner, Fenway Court

By: Gardner, Isabella Stewart; Morris Carter

Price: $82.03

Publisher: Boston, MA, Merrymount Press: 1922

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 88930


A catalog of highlights from Gardner's library. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Apparently this copy was used in the Gardner library itself. Has some notations. In 1906 the Gardner library issued a similar volume containing different works, titled: 'A Choice of Books'. 103 pages. View more info

A Choice of Books From The Library of Isabella Stewart Gardner, Fenway Court

By: Gardner, Isabella Stewart; Morris Carter

Price: $82.03

Publisher: Boston, MA, Merrymount Press: 1906

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 88926


A catalog of highlights from Gardner's library. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Boards fully covered with beautiful colored marbled paper. Apparently this copy was used in the Gardner library itself. Has some notations. In 1922 the Gardner library issued a similar volume containing different works, titled: 'A Choice of Manuscripts and Bookbindings'. 71 pages. View more info

James Russell Lowell And His Friends

By: Hale, Edward Everett.

Price: $13.63

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1899

Seller ID: 76659


Ex-Lib (Prestigious) Usual Marks. Dark green cloth, gold decor. Moderate general wear. 304 pages. James Russell Lowell (February 22, 1819 รป August 12, 1891) was an American Romantic poet, critic, editor, and diplomat. He is associated with the Fireside Poets, a group of New England writers who were among the first American poets who rivaled the popularity of British poets. View more info

The Golden Shuttle (Poems)

By: Ham, Marion Franklin

Price: $36.43

Publisher: Boston, MA, Sherman, French & Co.: 1910

Edition: 4th Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author on blank page with Presentatio

Seller ID: 99255


Signed by Author on blank page with Presentation notation, with date + place. Engraved frontispiece portrait. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Has bookplate. Foxing on pages near frontispiece. 176 pages. Originally collected and published in 1896. In 1900 a Second Edition with additional poems under the heading 'Some Later Weavings' was issued. View more info

Pink Chimneys: A Novel of Nineteenth-Century Maine

By: Hamlin, Ardeana

Price: $36.43

Publisher: Bangor, ME, BookMarcs Publishing: 2007

Inscription: Signed by Author on Title page .

Seller ID: 118834


Signed by Author on Title page. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 283 pages. View more info

Legends of the Province House: And other twice-told tales (Riverside Aldine classics)

By: Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Price: $27.28

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin and Co: 1900

Seller ID: 83635


Nice Firm copy ! Previous owner gift notation. 145 pages. View more info

An Old New England Village: The People, the Ways, the Atmosphere of the Olden Days;

By: Hubbard, Charles D

Price: $15.46

Publisher: Portland, ME, Falmouth Pub. House: 1947

Seller ID: 120653


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 107 pages. The product of a 70 year old Yankee art teacher and former illustrator for Youth's Companion magazine, this is a complete record of life, as once lived, in New England villages. Hubbard has lettered by hand the entire book, and drawn all its beautiful illustrations. View more info

After a Hundred Years : Essays on Emily Dickinson

By: Japan, Emily Dickinson Society Of; Tamaaki Yamakawa (Editor)

Price: $22.80

Publisher: Apollan-sha: 1988

Seller ID: 117410


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 256 pages. Masako Takeda has spread knowledge and appreciation of Emily Dickinson's poetry in Japan, and compiled several textbooks on her poetry for Japanese students. She has also translated Dickinson's love poetry, some of her letters, and a Dickinson cookbook in Japanese. A book recounting her experience in the United States 'In Search of Emily Dickinson' was published in 1996 in Japan. View more info

Uncle Harry Poems and Other Maine Reminiscences

By: Junkins, Donald

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Lewisville, PA, Outland Press: 1978

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 98261


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 29 pages. View more info

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East Is East (Signed Memorial Inscription)

By: Lathen, Emma; Mary Jane Latsis; Martha Henissart; Aka R. B. Dominic

Price: $1,819.44

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon & Schuster: 1991

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Martha Henissart on blank page .

Seller ID: 41204


Signed by Martha Henissart on blank page. 1st Printing. Nice Tight Clean copy ! Unique item ! Emma Lathen is the pen name of two American businesswomen: an attorney Mary Jane Latsis (July 12, 1927 -October 29, 1997) and an economic analyst Martha Henissart. Signed and dated memorial inscription for late co-author Jane Latsis by co-author Martha Henissart and associate Walter Frank. Stated: ''In Memorium Mary Jane Latsis (1927-1997) Martha Henissart [signature], Walter Fr... View more info

Tales of a Wayside Inn

By: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

Price: $54.67

Publisher: Boston, MA, Ticknor & Fields: 1864

Seller ID: 87132


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 225 pages. Stories told in the still existing Wayside Inn, Sudbury, Massachusetts. Includes 'The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere' and 'The Children's Hour'. View more info

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The House at Trinity Corners

By: Lott, Nathaniel

Price: $15.36

Publisher: Writer's Showcase Press: 2000

Seller ID: 91406


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. Has bookplate. Local newspaper review inserted. 224 pages. A romantic tragedy which involves a search for the gold that disappeared 200 years ago in Marshfield, Mass. View more info

Companions: Poems New and Selected

By: Mir, Marjorie

Price: $27.31

Publisher: Black-crowned Night Heron: 2004

Inscription: Signed by Author on blank page with Presentatio

Seller ID: 84945


Signed by Author on blank page with Presentation notation. This first edition is limited to 50 copies. Crisp Firm Clean copy ! 33 pages. Marjorie Mir is editor of Poet's Cove, online poetry page of Monhegan Commons. View more info

Captains and Cranberries

By: Nordhoff, Charles; Edward Lodi (Ed.)

Price: $11.17

Publisher: Middleborough, MA, Rock Village Publishing: 2008

Inscription: Signed by Editor on Half-Title page .

Seller ID: 110679


Signed by Editor on Half-Title page. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 72 pages. View more info

Poems

By: Palmer, Frederic And Mary

Price: $18.19

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin / Riverside Press: 1912

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 99844


1st Printing. Dark green cloth, gold borders and lettering, top page ends gold gilt. Nice Firm copy ! Previous owner name. 115 pages. View more info

Lyrics and Songs Sacred and Secular

By: Pember, Eliza G.

Price: $22.75

Publisher: Boston, MA, Angel Guardian Press: 1913

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author on blank page with Presentatio

Seller ID: 94863


Signed by Author on blank page with Presentation note, with date + place. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 79 pages. View more info

A Little Incident at the Poorhouse

By: Pool, Maria Louise

Price: $9.07

Publisher: The Rockland Historical Commission: 1987

Seller ID: 83310


A.I. Randall [printer]. Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. 20 pages. View more info

Autumn Leaves: A Collection of Poems

By: Purinton, A.

Price: $164.11

Publisher: Salem, MA, Observer Book and Job Print: 1886

Seller ID: 112389


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 189 pages. Poetry of Lynn, MA. View more info

Familiar Sermons

By: Rand, Asa

Price: $52.00

Publisher: Portland, ME, Mirror Office: 1825

Seller ID: 81402


Full brown leather binding. Moderate general wear. Previous owner names. Moderate foxing. 2'' tear in leather at front board/spine border. Hinges good. 393 pages. Editor of the Christian Mirror, and lately pastor of the Church in Gorham, Maine. View more info

Discourses of Keidansky

By: Richards, Bernard Gershon

Price: $164.11

Publisher: New York, NY, Scott-Thaw Co.: 1903

Edition: 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 99788


Moderate general wear. Hinge papers cracked. Previous owner name. 228 pages. Short stories of Jewish life and beliefs, and Zionism in turn of the century Boston. The majority of these papers have appeared in the Boston Evening Transcript. View more info

Danvis Tales: Selected Stories (Hardscrabble Books-Fiction of New England)

By: Robinson, Rowland E.; David Budbill (Editor); Hayden Carruth (Contributor)

Price: $7.76

Publisher: UPNE: 1995

Seller ID: 88409


Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Last story has green highlighting. 320 pages. View more info

Marmee, the mother of Little women

By: Salyer, Sandford Meddick

Price: $9.72

Publisher: Univ. of Oklahoma Press: 1949

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 90085


Ex-Library, Usual Markings. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Moderate general wear. 209 pages. Biography of Louisa May Alcoot's mother Abigail May Alcott ( nicknamed 'Abba' or 'Marmee'). View more info

Earth, Seasons, Nostalgia Selected Poems of David C. Sargent

By: Sargent, David C.

Price: $14.54

Publisher: South Lyme, CT, Piping Plover Books: 2001

Seller ID: 94021


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 43 pages. Poems and artwork. View more info

Democracy: Its Counterfeits and Its Promise. The Two-Hundred and Fifth Oration before the Municipal Authorities of Boston. Faneuil Hall, Sunday, July 4, 1976.

By: Silber, John R.

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Boston University: 1976

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 91431


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. Has glassine wrapper. 31 pages. View more info

Hawthorne, and Other Poems

By: Stedman, Edmund Clarence

Price: $30.05

Publisher: James R. Osgood: 1877

Seller ID: 103178


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Board cloth torn at tip. 134 pages. View more info

Shunpike Folk

By: Tomorrow, Builders For

Price: $11.46

Publisher: Leahy Press: 1978

Seller ID: 89883


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 161 pages. View more info

Until I Have No Country: A Novel of King Philip's War in New England

By: Tougias, Michael J.

Price: $56.50

Publisher: Douglas Charles, Limited: 1996

Inscription: Signed by Author on Title page .

Seller ID: 73113


Signed by Author on Title page. Light general wear. 256 pages. View more info

Satuit Seasons (Poems)

By: Truex, Brigit Shea

Price: $45.55

Publisher: North Scituate, MA, Pen Ultima Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 91411


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. Staplebound. 23 pages. Collection of poems issued on Scituate's 350th anniversary. Scarce. View more info

The Old Corner, 1712-1964 Boston

By: Tryon, Walter Stenson

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Boston, MA, Boston Globe: 1964

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 115857


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 28 pages. This is the story of the Old Corner Book Store in Boston, MA. Contents: First owner buried on his property. Anne Hitchinson, the first hostess. A meeting house for Lady Preacher. Greater beauty after the fire. A bookstore opens century of fame. No publisher ever matched this list. A busy clubhouse for literary greats. An appeal to friends. View more info

Scituate Moss: Verses of the South Shore of Massachusetts Bay

By: Tucker, Cyrus B. (Mowry S. Kingsbury)

Price: $31.87

Publisher: Scituate, MA, Mowry S. Kingsbury: 1927

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author's Daughter on free page with P

Seller ID: 117289


Signed by Author's Daughter on free page with Presentation notation, with date. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 31 pages. Printed by The University Press. Contents: To Scituate. Scituate. Out Off Scituate Light. The Scituate Mosser. Just a Little Smile. On the Old Farm. The Mossers. An Old Home. Cap'n George Edson. As Falls the Winter's Snow. Without Money and Without Price. At Cap'n Turner's Dewdrop Inn. A Scituate Saturday Night. Your Boy and Mine. The Satur... View more info

Back-Log Studies: with twenty-one illustrations by Augustus Hoppin

By: Warner Charles Dudley

Price: $14.55

Publisher: Boston, MA, James R. Osgood and Co.: 1874

Seller ID: 97253


Green cloth beveled boards, gold gilt pictorial decor, black ornaments, chocolate brown endpapers. Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Cloth frayed at spine ends and board tips, slight foxing at frontispiece. Page ends darkened. Previous owner name. 281 pages. Nostalgic reminisciences of how life in New England has changed with the disappearance of the wide wood burning hearth as the home's center. Talks around the fireplace. View more info

Back Log Studies

By: Warner, Charles Dudley; Augustus Hoppin (Illust.)

Price: $25.49

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1888

Seller ID: 72982


Nostalgic reminisciences of how life in New England has changed with the disappearance of the wide wood burning hearth as the home's center. 21st edition. Green cloth, brown and gold decor. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Pages clean and bright. Page 214 has ragged tears from unskilled opening of the uncut page. Previous owner name. 281 pages. View more info

Backlog Studies: with Twenty-One Illustrations by Augustus Hoppin

By: Warner, Charles Dudley;Augustus Hoppin (Illust.)

Price: $54.67

Publisher: Boston, MA, James R. Osgood: 1873

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 115603


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Brown cloth beveled boards, gold gilt pictorial decor, black ornaments, black endpapers. 281 pages. Nostalgic reminisciences of how life in New England has changed with the disappearance of the wide wood burning hearth as the home's center. Talks around the fireplace. View more info

The Tenderest Lover; The Erotic Poetry of Walt Whitman

By: Whitman, Walt; Walter Lowenfels (Editor); J. K. Lambert (Illust.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dell Publishing: 1970

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 82561


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 154 pages. View more info

At Sundown

By: Whittier, John Greenleaf; E. H. Garrett (Illustrator)

Price: $18.06

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1892

Seller ID: 85305


White cloth, gold decor. Top page edges gold gilt. Light general wear. White cloth soiled. 70 pages. View more info

Winnie's Corks

By: Wittig, Jeffrey; Wittig, Drew (Cover Design)

Price: $12.92

Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform: 2010

Inscription: Signed by Author on blank page .

Seller ID: 117972


Signed by Author on blank page. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 424 pages. A small comfortable home in Maine, the well tended garden, and the promise of another cold winter on the way. Is that all there is for the rest of my life, Winnie wondered? But that all changed with a phone call from her daughter, Beth. 'Mom? I'm moving back to Maine. Can you watch Elaine after school?' And so Winnie's life (which had been moving a little too slowly), took a sudden and powerful turn from w... View more info

After a Hundred Years: Essays on Emily Dickinson

By: Yamakawa, Tamaaki (Editor); Masako Takeda; Emily Dickinson Society Of Japan Yamakawa

Price: $82.03

Publisher: Kyoto, Japan, Apollon-sha: 1988

Inscription: Signed on blank page in artful calligraphy by A

Seller ID: 81944


Signed on blank page in artful calligraphy by Author Masako Takeda with Presentation notation. Crisp Firm Clean copy ! 256 pages. Masako Takeda has spread knowledge and appreciation of Emily Dickinson's poetry in Japan, and compiled several textbooks on her poetry for Japanese students. She has also translated Dickinson's love poetry, some of her letters, and a Dickinson cookbook in Japanese. A book recounting her experience in the United States 'In Search of Emily Dicki... View more info

Founders to Bounders: Boston in Rhyme

By: Zieman, Irving

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Starr Books: 1961

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 94064


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 395 pages. View more info