Category: History


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A History of the Emblem of the Codfish in the Hall of the House of Representatives.


Price: $12.43

Publisher: Boston, MA, Wright and Potter: 1895

Edition: 1st Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 116533

Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Moderate general wear. 62 pages. View more info

The Law of Married Women in Massachusetts by George A.O. Ernst

By: A.O., Ernst. George (George Alexander Otis). 1850-1912.

Price: $76.75

Publisher: Little, Brown: 1897

Edition: 2nd Edition.

Seller ID: 115120

Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Dull red cloth, gold lettering on spine. TITLE PAGE MISSING, else Very Good. Moderate general wear. Binding, hinges and text pages Very Good. 285 pages. View more info

Documents Relating to New-England Federalism 1800-1815

By: Adams, Henry (Ed)

Price: $91.20

Publisher: New York, NY, Little, Brown and Co.: 1905

Seller ID: 115024

Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 437 pages. View more info

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Letters on the Masonic Institution (Letters on Freemasonry)

By: Adams, John Quincy

Price: $667.20

Publisher: Boston, MA, Press of T. R. Marvin: 1847

Edition: 1st Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 113686

Dark brown blindstamped binding, 'Letters on Freemasonry J.Q. Adams' written in gold on spine. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Top of spine minorly frayed. Binding, hinges, text pages all fine. xl + 284 pages. President John Quincy Adams (1767-1848) becomes and anti-mason. 'I have accordingly persued it with the most earnest solicitude, and the result has been not only a confirmed conviction that the Institution of Freemasonry ought in these United States to be totally and foreve... View more info

Manual with Rules and Orders for the Use of the General Assembly of the State of Rhode Island, 1879-80

By: Addeman, Joshua M.

Price: $38.35

Publisher: E.L. Freeman & Co.: 1879

Seller ID: 105961

Moderate general wear. 244 pages. View more info

The Genius of Lemuel Shaw: Expounder of the Common Law

By: Adlow, Elijah

Price: $12.96

Publisher: Massachusetts Bar Association]: 1962

Seller ID: 116965

Moderate general wear. Text pages have pencil underlining. Has bookplate. 388 pages. Chief Justice Massachusetts Supreme Court 1830-1860. His great abilities had full scope for making the law on such matters as water power, railroads and other public utilities. Probably no other state judge has so deeply influenced commercial and constitutional law throughout the nation. View more info

Boston's Growth: A Bird's-eye View of Boston's Increase in Territory and Population From Its Beginning to Present

By: Advertising, Walton (Editor)

Price: $9.55

Publisher: State Street Trust Co.: 1910

Seller ID: 75902

Fifth in a series of brochures bearing upon Boston's history. Light general wear. Clear tape protecting spine. Small paper label on front cover. 46 pages. View more info

Nutter, McClennen & Fish, The First Century 1879-1979

By: Alexander, Constantine

Price: $95.95

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1979

Edition: Limited/Numbered.

Seller ID: 88826

Only 1000 printed, this is #16. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 69 pages. History of Warren & Brandeis (1879-1896); Brandeis, Dunbar & Nutter (1897-1916); Dunbar, Nutter & McClennen (1916-1929); Nutter, McClennen & Fish (1929- ). With full page b/w photo portraits. Includes inserted Centennial Dinner menu at Harvard Club of Boston. View more info

Bingham, Dana & Gould: a Centennial History

By: Allen, David Grayson

Price: $8.16

Publisher: Thomas Todd, Boston: 1991

Seller ID: 77301

Nice Firm Clean copy ! 195 pages. View more info

A Collection of Recollections ( Newburyport, Massachusetts )

By: Andrews, Frances E.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Newburyport, MA, Squire & Swan: 1907

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 120053

Undated. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 19 pages. Memoirs of Newburyport during the first half of the nineteenth century. View more info

History of Jaffrey (Middle Monadnock) New Hampshire,: An average country town in the heart of New England,

By: Annett, Albert

Price: $239.95

Publisher: Pub. by the town: 1934

Seller ID: 70160

Nice Tight Clean copy ! 847 + 903 pages. View more info

A Comprehensive Historical Sketch of Crystal Lake in Newton Centre, MA.

By: Anon.

Price: $87.31

Publisher: Newton Centre Improvement Assoc.: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 115318

Moderate general wear. Foxing on frontispiece. Previous owner name. 62 pages. Printed by Stetson Press, Boston. Contents: Indian Traditions. Colonial Period. Middle Ages. Modern Era. Judicial Notice. Geological, Geographical, Hydrographical, Piscatorial, and Miscellaneous Details. A Vision of the Future. View more info

Some Account of the Medical School in Boston, and of the Massachusetts General Hospital.

By: Anonymous

Price: $76.75

Publisher: Boston, MA, Printed by Phelps and Farnham: 1824

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 99837

1st Printing. Has 2 building engravings. In specially made hardcover red folding case. Protected by glassine wrapper. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. light foxing. 16 pages. The Massachusetts Medical College, an edifice belonging to Harvard University, was erected in Boston in 1815; and the corner stone of the Massachusetts General Hospital was laid, by a separate corporation, in 1818. Before this period, no medical institution, provided with competent means for practic... View more info

Scenes of the Past in North Hampton, New Hampshire

By: Anonymous

Price: $12.43

Publisher: Book Committee: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 110425

1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 18 pages. View more info

New England Old and New

By: Anonymous

Price: $8.16

Publisher: Boston, MA, Old Colony Trust Company: 1957

Edition: Revised Edition.

Seller ID: 114345

Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. A brief review of some historical and industrial incidents in the Puritan 'New English Canaan,' still the Land of Promise. 61 pages. View more info