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THE FATHERS OF NEW ENGLAND: A CHRONICLE OF THE PURITAN COMMONWEALTHS

By: ANDREWS, Charles M.

Price: €12.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1919

Seller ID: 38573


(Volume 6 of The Chronicles of America Series, Abraham Lincoln Edition) Octavo, decorated dark blue cloth, gilt, gravure fronts., x + 210pp., top edge gilt, remainder untrimmed, full-page illustrations. Contents a little tanned, minimal wear. A very good, sound copy in presentable binding. View more info

NEW YORK CITY, 1664-1710: CONQUEST AND CHANGE

By: ARCHDEACON, Thomas J.

Price: €10.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell University Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38598


Octavo, 197pp. Ex-library, joint cracked at half-title, holding alright, no detachments. Dustwrapper quite marked, text clean. A working copy, quite usable. View more info

THE SCHOOL UPON A HILL: EDUCATION AND SOCIETY IN COLONIAL NEW ENGLAND

By: AXTELL, James

Price: €10.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Company: 1976

Edition: The Norton Library

Seller ID: 38467


Small octavo, publisher's pictorial wraps, xxi + 298pp. Pages tanned, wraps a little faded at spine, some pencil underlining and marginalia, not particularly obtrusive. A sound, perfectly usable copy. View more info

THE LORD CORNBURY SCANDAL: THE POLITICS OF REPUTATION IN BRITISH AMERICA

By: BONOMI, Patricia U.

Price: €12.50

Publisher: Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Press: 1998

Seller ID: 38823


(Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture) Octavo, xiv + 290pp., mono. illustrations. Very minor creasing and tanning at dustwrapper, book near-fine. A very good, sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

CITIES IN THE WILDERNESS [and] CITIES IN REVOLT

By: BRIDENBAUGH, Carl

Price: €40.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1955

Edition: First Borzoi Edition

Seller ID: 38582


Two volumes, large octavo; Cities in the Wilderness: The First Century of Urban Life in America 1625-1742, xiv + 500pp; Cities in Revolt: Urban Life in America, 1743-1776, xiii + 433pp. + xxi, partially untrimmed, illustrated. 'Revolt' with loss at dustwrapper, head of spine; otherwise both dustwrappers with minor wear only, and a little soiling and fading, nothing serious. Pages more tanned at edges of 'Wilderness', both volumes text clean. Owner's signature and inscrip... View more info

FAT MUTTON AND LIBERTY OF CONSCIENCE: SOCIETY IN RHODE ISLAND, 1636-1690

By: BRIDENBAUGH, Carl

Price: €12.00

Publisher: Providence, Brown University Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38827


Octavo, map endpapers, xxiv + 157pp., mono. illustrations. Dustwrapper a little rubbed at extremities, very minor soiling at rear panel; book very good. A sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

NEW YORK BEGINNINGS: THE COMMERCIAL ORIGINS OF NEW NETHERLAND

By: CONDON, Thomas J.

Price: €12.00

Publisher: New York, New York University Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38876


Octavo, ix + 204pp. Unclipped dustwrapper a little chipped at margins/lightly rubbed, very slightly faded at spine; book very good, clean. A sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

THE SOUTHERN COLONIES IN THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY (A History of the South Volume I)

By: CRAVEN, Wesley Frank

Price: €18.50

Publisher: Louisiana State University Press: 1970

Seller ID: 38441


Large octavo, publisher's white and black wraps, xv + 469pp., mono. illustrations. Rubbing at wraps, lightly tanned. No significant wear, text clean. A good, sound, square copy. View more info

WHITE, RED, AND BLACK: THE SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY VIRGINIAN

By: CRAVEN, Wesley Frank

Price: €10.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Company: 1977

Edition: The Norton Library

Seller ID: 38454


Standard paperback, printed white wraps, vi + 114pp. Light wear at wraps, overall a little tanned, no significant defects. A sound copy, text clean. View more info

THE COLONIES IN TRANSITION 1660-1713

By: CRAVEN, Wesley Frank

Price: €12.50

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1968

Seller ID: 38577


Octavo, xvi + 363pp., mono. illustrations. Ex-library, dustwrapper faded at spine, otherwise light wear only, and book sound. A perfectly usable copy. View more info

ROGER WILLIAMS: WITNESS BEYOND CHRISTENDOM 1603-1683

By: GARRETT, John

Price: €18.50

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 38605


Octavo, x + 306pp., fore-edge untrimmed. Slight creasing at (unclipped) dustwrapper spine, pages very lightly tanned, very minor spotting at top edge. A very good, sound copy, signed/inscribed at fly-leaf "Pat/with regards/and thanks/for much/light/John Garrett." View more info

BEFORE THE MELTING POT: SOCIETY AND CULTURE IN COLONIAL NEW YORK CITY, 1664-1730

By: GOODFRIEND, Joyce D.

Price: €22.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38933


Octavo, xvi + 304pp., mono. illustrations, tables. Minimal wear. A near-fine copy in like dustwrapper and removable clear protective wrap. View more info

COLONIAL BRITISH AMERICA: ESSAYS IN THE NEW HISTORY OF THE EAR LY MODERN ERA

By: GREENE, Jack P., and POLE, J.R. (eds.)

Price: €13.50

Publisher: Baltimore, The Johns Hopkins University Press: 1991

Edition: Fourth Printing Paperback

Seller ID: 38428


Large octavo, publisher's pictorial wraps, ix + 508pp., tabels. Some highlighting/underlining, not particularly extensive; wraps a touch faded at spine, a little wear at corrners. A sound, perfectly usable copy. View more info

EDWARD RANDOLPH AND THE AMERICAN COLONIES 1676-1703

By: HALL, Michael Garibaldi

Price: €15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, The University of North Carolina Press: 1960

Seller ID: 38657


Octavo, map endpapers, xi + 241pp. Dustwrapper with a little wear and tear, loss minimal; book with paper label remains adhering to front board, cosmetic only. Text clean. A good, sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

COLONIAL RHODE ISLAND: A HISTORY

By: JAMES, Sydney V.

Price: €25.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38845


(A History of the American Colonies series) Large octavo, xviii + 423pp., mono. illustrations. Dustwrapper a little faded at spine, with light smudging, and one small tear; pages very slightly tanned, text clean. A sound, square copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

NARRATIVES OF THE NEW NETHERLANDS 1609-1664

By: JAMESON, J. Franklin

Price: €25.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1909

Seller ID: 38600


(Original Narratives of Early American History series) Octavo, dark cloth, gilt title at spine (a little dulled), fronts., xx + 478pp., mono. illustrations, including folding and double-page map (both very good order). No dustwrapper, endpapers and edges a little tanned; very slight splitting at endpaper over front hinge, nothing serious. Owner's stamp at fly-leaf. Text clean, cltoh with minimal wear. A good, sound copy. View more info

THE WORLD OF JOHN CLEAVELAND: FAMILY AND COMMUNITY IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY NEW ENGLAND

By: JEDREY, Christopher M.

Price: €10.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Company: 1979

Seller ID: 38439


Small octavo, publisher's white pictorial wraps, xiii + 2343pp. Overall just a touch tanned, owner's name struck-through at half-title, very light wear only. A good, sound copy. View more info

JOHN NELSON MERCHANT ADVENTURER: A LIFE BETWEEN EMPIRES

By: JOHNSON, Richard R.

Price: €10.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38592


Octavo, ix + 194pp., mono. illustrations, maps. A very good, clean and sound copy in like dustwrapper. View more info

LAUGHTER IN THE WILDERNESS: EARLY AMERICAN HUMOR TO 1783

By: KENNEY, W. Howland (ed., intr.)

Price: €15.00

Publisher: Kent State University Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38822


Octavo, ix + 236pp. A few extemely minor smudges/soils at unclipped dustwrapper, minimal wear; negligible soil at fore-edge. A very good, sound copy in removable clear protective wrap View more info

PETER STUYVESANT AND HIS NEW YORK

By: KESSLER, Henry H., and RACHLIS, Eugene

Price: €10.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38661


Octavo, map endpapers, 309pp. Dustwrapper worn with some loss, pages a little tanned, class presentation signatures at half title. Text clean, no significant defects. A sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info