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A GERM Of Severe Ethical Analysis, Pure Philosphy, And Inflexible Truth. The Corner Stone of PATRIOTISM, GOVERNMENT, and NATIONALITY, and THE ONLY PRACTICAL BASIS For Restored Peace

By: N/A

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Danbury, Conn, 1862

Seller ID: 003828


Printed at the top of the front cover:" A CHRISTMAS OFFERING:With the Compliments of the Season. Robert F. Brower, M. D. Danbury, Conn." Laid in paper stating: "Written by a Conn. Doctor. He sent these tracts to every Legislature in State Govt." At the bottom of front cover. "a mustard seed", "a wheel within a wheel", "I" (Jehovah God in Man) " am The Vine" - the Illimitable Vine that shall encircle the whole Earth" 7... View more info

Scribner's Monthly, Volume 12 from May 1876 to Oct 1876

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner & Co: 1876

Seller ID: 004605


Numerous articles by famous authors: John Burroughs; Ernest Ingersoll, Rebecca Harding Davis; Henry James, Jr; Edward Everett Hale; Bret Harte; Philip Bourke Marston; Fanny Hodgson Burnett; etc. Articles include: Portraiture of William Penn; The True Pocahontas; Bowdoin College; John Gutenberg, Old Landmarks in Philadelphia; How America was Named; Union College, N.Y.; Charlotte Cushman; The Story of the Signing (Declaration of Independence); Harvard University; Wesleylan... View more info

THE HENRY WHITFIELD HOUSE, 1639, The Commemorative Exercises Held atGuilford, Connecticut, October 20, 1937, Upon The Restoration of "The Old Stone House"

By: Andrew, Evangeline Walker (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Guilford, CT, Henry Whitfield State Historical Museum,:

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 003373


Gift inscription on front free endpaper by Charles and Evangeline Andrews: "To John and Lisa with all the love of their fond parents, Charles and Evangeline Andrews. July 1938." Mild soiling to covers. Fading to borders and spine. Spotty along borders, fading? or foxing? otherwise exterior is Good. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. Frontisp. sketch of "House". pp.48 pp. View more info

Memorial Addresses on the Life and Character of Charles A. Russell (Late a Representative from Connecticut )

By: Congress

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1903

Seller ID: 004578


Delivered in the House of Representatives and Senate, Fifty-Seventh Congress. Second Session. Document No. 465. Addresses from Representatives of Connecticut: Mr.Brandegee, Mr. Sperry, Mr. Hill, Mr Henry and Mr. Platt. Addresses from Representatives of Rhode Island: Mr.Capron and Mr. Aldrich. Addresses from Representatives of New York:Mr. Payne and Mr. McClellan. Addresses from Representatives of Massachusetts:Mr. McCall, and Mr. Lodge. Others who spoke: Mr. Dalzell, Pen... View more info

DISCOURSE ON THE DEATH OF GEN. JOSEPH K. F. MANSFIELD, PREACHED IN THE SOUTH CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, MIDDLETOWN, ON SABBATH EVENING, SEPTEMBER 28, 1862.

By: Dudley, Rev. John L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Middleton, Conn., D. Barnes: 1862

Seller ID: 006905


"Note: The following sermon was written as a spontaneous tribute to the memory of a noble man, speaking of him as he seemed to the writer. Aside from this, it had no purpose. Friends of the distinguished and lamented soldier have asked that the discourse be printed: it is therefore printed." 31 pp. Brown paper covers. Cover edges and corners are chipped and creased, covers are dirty, joints are torn, spine ends are ripped and torn. Front cover starting to separat... View more info

PHYLLOSPADIX, ITS SYSTEMATIC CHARACTERS AND DISTRIBUTION.

By: Dudley, William Russell

Price: $65.00

Publisher: 1894

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003037


Extracted from Zoe, Vol.IV, No. 4, issued February 26, 1894. pp.381-385. Signed by author on front cover "Compliments of W.R. Dudley". "The genus Phyllospadix, Hook., was founded on plants collected by Dr. Scouler, at Dundas Id., Columbia River...In making a critical biological study of the genus, its morophology and anatomy, during the past year, for the purpose of ascertaining its relationship to Zostera, and the possible causes, under the peculiar climatic... View more info

THE GENUS PHYLLOSPADIX

By: Dudley, William Russell

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ithaca, N.Y., 1893

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003038


Reprinted from The Wilder Quarter-Century Book. pp.403-418. Signed by author on front cover "Compliments of W.R. Dudley". "Phyllospadix belongs to a group of plants-the Sea Grasses, remarkable in their morphological characters, their habitat, and the probable antiquity of the types constituting them. The genera are few in number, variously reckoned from seven to ten, embracing less than thirty known species, and including all the flowering plants whose habit... View more info

CAUSES OF FLUCTUATIONS IN ABUNDANCE OF CONNECTICUT RIVER SHAD

By: Fredin, Reynold A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1954

Seller ID: 005883


Fishery Bulletin 88. Volume 54. United States Department of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service. Pages 247-258. Unopened document in paper wraps. Light creases, dirt smudges, and some fading to covers. Interior appears to be tight and clean (unable to fully examine due to document being sealed). VG- condition. View more info

OYSTER-CULTURAL PROBLEMS OF CONNECTICUT

By: Gutsell, J.S.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1924

Seller ID: 002163


Bureau of Fisheries Document No. 960. Appendix X to the Report for the U.S. Commissioner of Fisheries for 1923. ex-mus. stamp on front wrap and first page(also numbers "74486") 10 pp. 2 figures. No tears. Wraps mildly soiled and creased. Interior clean. View more info

PUBLIC BUILDING AT WATERBURY, CONN

By: House of Representatives

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1890

Seller ID: 004255


51st Congress, 1st Session. Report No. 1151. Two page report from The Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds for a new Post Office. Gives statistics of the town, "Waterbury is a city of over 30,000 inhabitants and has had a steady, rapid, but healthful growth..." Disbound. Brownish tone due to age, otherwise VG. View more info

BREAKWATER IN DELAWARE BAY

By: House of Representatives

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1828

Seller ID: 006718


20th Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives, Rep. No. 118. January 30, 1828. "The Committee on Commerce, to which was referred, the resolution of the 24th of December last, directing them to inquire into the expenditure of erecting a breakwater, or artificial harbor, at the mouth of the Delaware Bay, together with certain memorials received from the Chamber of Commerce in Philadelphia, the cities of New York and Boston, Wilmington, Delaware, New Haven and Ha... View more info

HISTORY OF THE CLASS OF 1910 YALE COLLEGE: Fortieth Year Record

By: Lohmann, Carl A. (Edited by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Haven, 1950

Seller ID: 003897


205 pp. Covers dull. Mildly soiled. Spine faded, lettering unlegible. Overall covers are Good. Front endpapers with 3" line stain?, goes through slightly to a few pages-very mild-no interference with text. Otherwise interior is tight, clean and VG+. Photographs. View more info

A SERMON, PREACHED AT HARTFORD, IN CONNECTICUT, ON THE GENERAL ELECTION. May 11th, 1809

By: Nott, Samuel

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Hartford, Hudson and Goodwin: 1809

Seller ID: 004629


Pastor of the Church in Franklin. "Prayer, Eminently The Duty of Rulers, in The Times of Trial; And The Nation Happy, Whose God Is The Lord". Words written on title page. On verso of title page: "At a General Assembly of the State of Connecticut, holden at Hartford, on the second Thursday of May, A.D. 1809--Ordered, that the Honorable Matthew Griswold, and Eleazer Tracy, Esq. present the thanks of this Assembly, to the Reverend SAMUEL NOTT, for his Sermon, de... View more info

REPORT FROM THE SECRETARY OF WAR, COMMUNICATING, IN COMPLIANCE WITH A RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE, A REPORT UPON THE SUBJECT OF AN IRON PILE-LIGHT FOR BARTLETT'S REEF IN LONG ISLAND SOUND

By: Senate

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, Thomas Allen, Print: 1843

Seller ID: 007288


27th Congress, 3d Session, Senate, Doc. No. 132. January 30, 1843. Laid on the table, and motion to print referred to the Committee on Printing. February 9, 1843. Ordered to be printed. 4 pp. Disbound government document. Fold-out b/w sketch measuring approx. 14" x 17" depicting an iron-pile light for Bartlett's Reef, Long Island Sound. Sketch is browning and has some minor chipping along edges, creases and corners have no tears. Spine edge is creased with chippi... View more info

DISCOURSE DELIVERED BEFORE THE NEW-ENGLAND HISTORIC, GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY, BOSTON, MARCH 18, 1870

By: Slafter, Rev. Edmund F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, New-England Historic, Genealogical Society: 1870

Seller ID: 004718


ON THE OCCASION OF THE TWENTY-FIFTH ANNIVERSARY OF ITS INCORPORATION: With Proceedings and Appendix. 59 pp. including Appendix with Life-Members of the Society, to June, 1870. Gilt lettering on front cover. Corner tips rubbed to boards. Spine ends fraying with small tears. Otherwise covers are Very Good. Front hinge beginning to tear. Otherwise interior is tight, clean and VG+. View more info