New Arrivals



New Arrivals!


American Art Union

 

1. The American Art-Union: Plan of the Institution, List of Officers, and Catalogue of Paintings and Other Works of Art... No. 5. May 1. 1847. New York.  16 pages small tears and staining else in good cond. SOLD!

 

Skaneateles Cook Book

 

2. The Skaneateles Cook Book. Issued by the Women's Village Improvement Association, New York, 1924. THIRD EDITION.  100 pages with pencil corrections in good cond. This book was issued with a bookplate designed by Jack Irwin. SOLD!

 

Catalogue of Law Books 1850's

 

3. Little and Brown. Law Booksellers and Publishers Importers and Dealers In Foreign  Books, 112 Washington Street, Boston. No Date, circa early 1850's. 24 pages uncut, staining on the edges of the pages else in good condition. Majority of the books are law related. $125.00.

 

Comic Almanac

 

4. The Old American Comic Almanac. New Series No. 1, 1843. Boston: Published by Thomas Groom and Co. 32 pages. Blind library stamp else in good cond. SOLD!

 

Finn's Comic Almanac

 

5. Finn's Comic Almanac or United States Calendar for 1835. Boston: Published by Marsch, Capen, & Lyon.  40 pages, some foxing & 2 " tear along one fold, else in good cond. $125.00.

 

Manuscript Accrostic 1843

 

 

6. An Accrostic to Miss Annamaria Grubb Composed by E.P. Oct. 4, 1843. Some foxing else in good cond. $100.00.

 

 

Vermont? Poetry Broadside

 

7. Old Town: February 8th, 1850. My Birth Day. Signed A. Eastman.  9 1/2 X 8 1/2. Split in center and tears around edges. We purchased this with a lot of Vermont material. SOLD!


 

Uncle Sam Needs Nurses

 

8. "Uncle Sam Needs Nurses!" Advertisement for Canada Dry Beverages. Standup figure of a nurse on heavy cardboard. Circa WW 2. 16 X 8. Rough cut on right side (done later) where we assume the bottle went, else in good cond. A nice example of patriotic advertising. SOLD!

 

Door's Rebellion Manuscript

 

9. An Unusual Door's Rebellion Manuscript (1840) that records the organization of troops in Gloucester & Rhode Island to support the Rebellion. Includes votes on forming the Gloucester Volunteer Company, to organize two other companies including a company of artillery and records votes on the election of officers. It appears complete. George Frissell, who is listed as the Chairman of the group was eventually tried for Treason. Sprague Inn where this meeting was held much to the dismay of the owner had to let the opposing side use the Inn during the conflict and was never paid for the large amount of liquor and cigars the troops consumed. There is some staining else in good cond. SOLD!

 

School Girls Penmanship Book 1819

 

10. Manuscript Penmanship Book Belonging to Betty Guptill in 1819. We believe she lived in Vermont. 32 pages. 3 pages are cut so only upper half present. There appears to be a reference to a place called Melbourne. In good cond. $100.00.

 

Richard Eberhart Letter and Manuscript of "The Great Stone Face"

 

11. Eberhart, Richard. Manuscript letter (Dartmouth stationary) to Vicki Timmons at Dover (NH) High School dated 4/7/71. Regarding material for an exhibit and he includes a manuscript copy of his poem" The Great Sone Face". Some of the ink is fading in the manuscript poem due to the way it was stored else in good cond. This Pulitzer Prize winning poet was a long resident and  Professor at Dartmouth College. $250.00.

 

 

School Girls Manucript Poetry Book

 

 

12. Elizabeth Meader Book to Write Verses In- 1803. Contains a lengthy poem on the death of two boys from drowning in 1789, also a reference to Sarah Dole who died of Scarlet Fever in 1803. We believe the poem to be original. 10 pages.  Foxing and some chipping with minor loss of text else in good cond. SOLD!

 

Anti Masonic Almanac 1831

 

13. The New England Anti-Masonic Almanac For the Year of Our Lord 1831. Boston: Published by John Marsh & Co.  39 pages plus advertising section. Removed from a bound volume in good cond. SOLD!



Math Cypher Book Gorham Maine 1825

 

14. Cypher Book Belonging to Ebenezer Libby Gorham Academy (Maine) 1825. 44 pages handwritten and very legible in good cond. $125.00.

 

 

Salem Booksellers Catalogue-Alexander Graham Bell

 

 

15. Descriptive List of Works on Speech by A. Melville Bell, F.E.I.S. and other Visible Speech Publications. Published by James P. Burbank, Salem Mass. Circa 1881-2. Includes Alexander Graham Bell's "Visible School Room Charts..." 8 pages in good cond. $125.00.



Intemperance

 

 

16. Beecher, Lyman. Six Sermons on the Nature, Occasions, Signs, Evils, and Remedy of Intemperance. Published by the American Tract Society, 150 Nassua Street, New York, 1827. 104 pages. Some foxing and chipping, else in good cond. $50.00.

 

 

Bismarck of Japan

 

 

17. Clark, E. Warren. Katz Awa "The Bismarck of Japan". New York: B.F. Buck and Co. 160 Fifth Street. 1904.  95 pages in good cond. $35.00.

 

 


 

Exeter N.H. Imprint Printed for the Preacher of Everlasting Gospel with Great Woman's Inscription

 

18. Romaine, Rev. W. A Choice Drop of Honey From the Christ Rock or a Short Word of Advice to all Saints and Sinners. Exeter (NH): Printed for Josiah Richardson, Preacher of the Everlasting Gospel, 1819. 36 pages in old plain paper wraps . Tear on title page. With following inscription on the back of the title page: "Dear Reader, may these pages be a means of the spirit's making a deeper work of grace in our hearts. Dear Saviour, let thy beauties be my soul's eternal food and grace command my heart away from all created good. Mary Sanborn's Book." $100.00.

 

Vermont Singer and Civil War Soldier

 

 

19. Songs As Sung by Clark & White at All Their Concerts. Ludlow, VT: R.S. Warner, Book and Job Printer. Circa 1870's.  14 pages some staining and small tears else in good cond. George M. Clark (VT 1833-85). Served in the Civil War and went on to tour the New England states and Canada as a singer. One of the songs is titled "Bad Luck To Jefferson Davis". $85.00.


 

Trade Catalogue I.O.O.F. Lodge Supplies

 

 

20. Catalogue No. 77 I.O.O.F. Lodge Supplies. The Ward-Stilson Co. Anderson, Indiana. 1921. 128 pages in good cond. $75.00.

 

Anti Masonic Tract Society

 

21. The Petition of the Legislature of Connecticut Against Extra-Judical Oaths, With an Abtract of the Evidence...Published by the Connecticut Anti-Masonic Association....Printed by Joseph Hurlburt, 1834. 8 pages. Removed from a bound vol., covers off but present. $50.00

Jan Castagno  (Julien Brabo)

 

 

22. Castagno, Jan. (Julien Brabo). Simoun Lou Carbounie Drama De Las Mino Cevenoles. Segoundo Edicione. En Ales de las Pressos de J. Brabo. Circa 1920's. 15 pages in good cond. $50.00.

 

Robinson Crusoe In Dutch

 

23. Oort, Mattheus van. Verkorte Geschiedenis Robinson Crusoe. Te Zutphen, Bij H.C.A. Thieme, 1826. 94 pages in blue wraps, some staining else in good cond. $175.00.

 

Robinson Crusoe In French

 

24. Oort, Mattheus van. Histoire Abregee De Robinson Crusoe,....a Zutphen, Chez H.C.A. Thieme. 1809. 120 pages blue wraps with paper repair to spine, else in good cond. $175.00.