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1 Alfred Carl Hottes One Thousand And One Christmas Facts and Fictions Hardcover
New York A.T.De La Mare 1940 Second American Edition Hardcover Very Good- Good 
New York: A.T..De La Mare, 1940. Book. Very Good-. Hardcover. Second American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Original Blue 1940 Hardcover Dust Jacket Good Chips here and there on dust jacket. Book pages clean free of underlines. A Park Avenue New York Church Library envelope in rear else No other library markings. Personal Bookplate, on blank preliminary. Wonderful Christmas map end papers. Excellent Christmas folklore and Yule traditions in America. Dutch New Amsterdam, German, English, Irish, Judea. Old English Christmas prayers, food, stencils, songs, art, beliefs Christmas folklore one never hears about. January 1, is "Circumcision Celebration Day" for Jesus in Syria! bet you did not know that! Wonder filled. Many b/w little charming drawings. Despite jacket chips. Definitely filled with information to surprise friends on Christmas. Clean pages really filled with joy. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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2 Anne-Marie Cantwell and Diana diZerega Wall Unearthing Gotham The Archaeology Of New York City Hardcover
U. S. A. Yale Univ 2001 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
U. S. A.: Yale Univ, 2001. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Very Good+ First Edition Hardcover with Very Good+ Dust Jacket. Clean NOT a library copy. Wonderful artifacts and illustrations and stories by the archeologist's themselves. Maps Dutch drawings of New Amsterdam Great shape. Price clipped.B/W illus. Great gift for the New Yorker who loves the soul of Manhattan. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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3 Bartlett Burleigh James J.Franklin Jameson Edited Journal of Jasper Danckaerts 1679-1680 Original Narratives Of Early American History Hardcover
U.S.A Barnes and Noble 1959 Tenth Edition Revised Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
U.S.A: Barnes and Noble, 1959. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Tenth Edition Revised. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Original 1959 Very Good Clean Hardcover with Very Good Mylar protected Dust Jacket. Clean inside and out. NOT a library copy. Great primary source on early new Amsterdam and travel through New Netherlands, Kingston, Albany, even 'Coney Island!" Progressive Labadist Protestant on the Lenape Indians and other native peoples Hard cover in great clean condition. A few small dust jacket chips top of spine, one on the very edge of the front cover but nice, tight and bright in it's mylared jacket. Hardcover Fine and bright. . Dust jacket present. 
Price: 38.64 USD
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4 C.W.lawrence Chairman Proceedings of the Committee of Safety: Appointed By The Public Meeting of Citizens on the Subject of Fires; Held At The Merchants Exchange, Jan.31,1840 Original 1840 Copy
New York City New York Coolidge & Lambert, 1840 1840 First Edition First Printing Paperback Very Good 
New York City: New York Coolidge & Lambert, 1840, 1840. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. First Edition First Printing. 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall. Original 1840 Soft Cover. 37pp.Very Good. Clean inside. NOT a library copy. Paper covers. First Edition. Chap Book. Rare document on the "Proceedings of the Committee Of Safety" dealing with Fire, in early and Colonial New York! Held in Merchant's Exchange. Rare New York City Fire Item!. First Edition. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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5 Caradoc Of Llancarfan, H.Lhoyd, David Powel The Historie Of Cambria, Now Called Wales Caradoc Of Llancarfan Translated Into English H. Lhoyd Hardcover
Amsterdam Theatrum Orbus Terrarum Ltd 1969 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine 
Fine Red Hardcover. First Thus. Fine Handsome Clean Condition 401 pp.B/W illus Hardcover English Language Translation of the first Welsh Medieval history book to present Madog son of Owen Gwynedd and the sailing of the Welsh Prince west.and the royal line of Gwynedd. Also Viking and Normans wars with Irish and Welsh here This English edition of Humphrey Lloyd had a huge influence on Abraham Ortelius in Holland.as well as the Welsh Renaissance.The b/w woodcut reproductions are all here and the whole line of North Wales of Gruffyth ap Llewelyn. Clean pristine red cloth, gilt titles on black embossed title patch. printed in Amsterdam in a small printing in 1969 .Fine.Clean No Writing. NOT a library copy. . First Edition. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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6 Carl O. Sauer Seventeenth Century North America Hardcover
U. S. A. Turtle Island Press 1980 First American Edition Hardcover Fine Near Very Good 
U. S. A.: Turtle Island Press, 1980. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Fine Large Hardcover NOT a library book. Near Very Good Dust Jacket Excellent anthology of primary Spanish, Dutch, French and British texts on Native American cultures in the 17th century and the explorations Handsome well made hardcover great shape.The dust jacket has a few very small tears and a couple of tiny chips otherwise very good. No writing in text Great look at Turtle Island by the founder of Cultural Geography. Rare in hardcover and NOT a library copy.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.19 USD
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7 Charles T.Gehring and William A.Starna Edited Adriaen Van Der Donck A Description Of New Netherland Adriaen Van Der Donck Hardcover
U.S.A, University Of Nebraska Press 2008 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
U.S.A,: University Of Nebraska Press, 2008. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT a library Copy Clean Free of Writing NOT Price clipped. Translated from the Dutch this brilliant description of New Netherlands or New York and New Amsterdam by a progressive Dutch lawyer give a understanding description of Native Algonquin Lenapes along the Hudson river.You understand why New York is so special. The introduction gives the history and original 17th century translated text. Like new. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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8 Charlotte Wilcoxen Dutch Trade and Ceramics In America In the Seventeenth Century
Albany Albany Institute of History and Art 1987 First American Edition Paperback Good+ 
Albany: Albany Institute of History and Art, 1987. Book. Good+. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Clean Large Trade Paperback b/w illus. Academic Illustration Filled Study Seventeenth Century Dutch China Ceramic trade in North America. Focus on early Dutch Ceramics, Dutch Faïence and Majolica trade with Boston, Rhode Island, Virginia, Maryland, New York, etc. Front end paper a little crinkled otherwise pages clean, no writing or marking. Color cover of 17th century Dutch Kitchen. NOT a library book. A treasure trove of illustration and text of Colonial America's early love of the China trade. First Edition. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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9 Daniel Denton A Brief Description of New York: Formerly Called New-Netherlands
U.S.A. Westvaco Corporation 1973 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good None as Issued 
U.S.A.: Westvaco Corporation, 1973. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Fine Slip-Cased. Limited First Edition.Private Press, A wonderful reprint of a 1670 edition of a description of early New York or recent New Amsterdam.The native Lenape Indians and the plants, animals, and foods are described. Really nice edition and slipcase as well! Illustrated by facsimile pages which open the volume. NOT a library copy. Since 1977 we pack with care. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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10 Edward Warwick Henry C.Pitz Alexander Wyckoff Early American Dress The Colonial And Revolutionary Periods
U.S.A. U.S.A.: Bonanza, 1975 1975 First Revised Edition Hardcover As New As New 
U.S.A.: U.S.A.: Bonanza, 1975, 1975. Book. As New. Cloth. First Revised Edition. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Collectible Illustrated Hardcover Near Fine Bright Mylar Protected Dust Jacket NOT Price Cut NOT a library copy, First Revised Collectible Edition. From the clothing of Dutch folk in New Amsterdam to Revolutionary war Virginia legislators. Here is their clothing. B/W Plates, drawings, texts Great for colonial reenactment . Clean free or underlines. Excellent all around. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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11 Helene Schwartz Kenvin A History Of America's Jews This Land Of Liberty
U. S. A. Behrman House 1982 Second American Edition Paperback Very Good 
U. S. A.: Behrman House, 1982. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. Second American Edition. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Very Good Clean Large illustrated Trade paperback.. No underlines. Not a library book. Photos from Jewish history in America. The Revolutionary war Jewish participants portraits, Civil war Union and Confederate,Trade Unions, Brooklyn baseball before the Dodgers, war heroes. Great little known photos amidst history text. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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12 Hendrick Van Loon Life And Times of Pieter Stuyvesant Hardcover
New York Henry Holt And Company 1928 Hardcover Good- No Jacket 
New York: Henry Holt And Company, 1928. Book. Good-. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Hardcover No Jacket Clean pages Cover soiling and cover rubbing Binding tight NOT a library book but because of cover discoloring only a good reading copy of this excellent classic insight in Peter Stuyvesant and the Dutch nature of New Amsterdam, Great maps and drawings of Seventeenth social life of New Netherlands now called "New York", Clean pages, tight binding. Good working copy. Bookplate of famous New York socialite John McEwen Ames. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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13 Jerry Martien Gary Snyder Shell Game A True Account of Beads and Money in North America
U.S.A. Mercury Books 1987 First American Edition Paperback Fine 
U.S.A.: Mercury Books, 1987. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Trade Paperback Fine. First American Edition. Brilliant study of native economy by a great American poet. How wampum went from a symbol of diplomacy to a currency and beyond. Great clean condition. First Edition. 
Price: 23.00 USD
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14 John Van De Water A Rock on the Hudson Hardcover
New York Empire State Fiction 1984 0912526378 / 9780912526379 First American Edition Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Fine Fine 
New York: Empire State Fiction, 1984. Book. Fine. Cloth. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover and Dust Jacket First American Edition. Great Young Adult Historical Novel of a Huguenot comes to New Amsterdam then New Paltz and finally lives among the Lenape Indians on the hudson river outside Dutch Wiltwyck now Kingston N.Y. Very well researched for the Huguenot Du Bois family and Lenape traditions and Dutch and Palatine German traditions and the Hudson valley. Rare in this near Very Good condion as is dust jacket. Rarely seen Not as a library book!Like new. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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15 Judith Richardson Possessions The History and Uses Of Haunting In The Hudson Valley Hardcover
U.S.A. Harvard University Press 2009 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Fine Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket Collectible NOT Price Clipped NOT a Library Copy U.S.A.: Harvard University Press, 2009. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall.B/W Illus. The history of the Headless Horseman and Rip Van Winkle. The Ghost lore of the Dutch and Lenape in the New York Jack O Lantern lit Hudson Valley and Catskills influence. Great bibliography on Hudson Valley supernatural .Uncommon Hardcover with dust jacket. Like new collectible condition. Since 1977 we wrap first with brown paper before shipping Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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16 Maurice Simon Israel W.Slotki Rabbi Dr I. Epstein Baba Bathra I & II The Soncino Hebrew-English Babylonian Talmud Hardcover
London The Soncino Press 1976 First English Edition Hardcover Fine 
London: The Soncino Press, 1976. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First English Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Fine Handsome Folio Size Handsome First Edition 2 Vols. In One Dark Blue leatherette Hardcover. Babylon Talmud Volumes. Clean NOT a library book. Hebrew one side English and translation facing Printed in Amsterdam Talmud beautiful. Like New Condition. It has the three Hebrew texts surrounding each other in a holy spiral. Commentary on Hebrew law of inheritance, divorce, angel lore, history. Hebrew and English translation. Since 1977 we wrap each book with care and respect. Expect extra postage overseas for this large volume. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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17 Max Gunther Wall Street And Witchcraft Hardcover
U.S.A. Bernard Geis Associates 1971 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
U.S.A.: Bernard Geis Associates, 1971. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Very Good Hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket. Serious attempt to combine wall street investment with astrology. Clean Pages Free of writing in pages. 'Wall Street' history as well as Dutch 17th century Stock Market for Tulip bulbs. A little shelf wear to jacket and book but no writing in book and NOT a library book. A worthwhile investment. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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18 Noah L.Gelfand Peter G.Rose William A.Starna Martha Dickinson Shattuck A Window On New Netherland Hardcover
U. S. A. New Netherland Institute 2009 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
U. S. A.: New Netherland Institute, 2009. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Explorers Fortunes & Love Letters Hardcover with dust jacket. Like new condition both hardcover book and jacket.Anthology of twelve essays on early New Netherland. From the essay on Jewish Curacao and their creation of Jewish New York. Another on the food and beer of Dutch New Amsterdam. One on Dutch Saint Nicholas, Washington Irving and his incarnation as the Children's Saint Santa Claus, Dutch New Netherland food. Even more. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 46.33 USD
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19 Orlanda S. H. Lie The Middle Dutch Prose Lancelot A Study of the Rotterdam Fragments and their place in the French, German, and Dutch Lancelot en Prose Tradition With an Edition of the Text Hardcover
Amsterdam Noord-Hollandsche 1987 First Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good+ 
Amsterdam: Noord-Hollandsche, 1987. Book. Fine.Clean Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Fine Large Hardcover With Very Good Dust Jacket. Handsome Black Hardcover with Red and White Lettering. Dust Jacket Very Good with a few tiny jacket tears and shelf wear. NO Chips. NOT Price Clipped and NOT a library copy. Dutch Lancelot. A historical study with Facsimile Pages as well as Diplomatic text and English translations The Dutch bind their academic hardcover books with such care, as is here A handsome complete edition of this Dutch Arthurian Lancelot Text that hints of mystery.. Three Geese In Flight 35 years selling Arthurian and Celtic studies in America..wrapping first in brown paper to protect dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 69.00 USD
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20 Paulo Carneiro Dutch Connection: The Jewish Saga from Spain to America
Fulton Books 2016 1633383741 / 9781633383746 First Edition Paperback Fine 
Collectible Fine Trade Paperback Small Press Translated from Portuguese into English 225 pp. Folk History of Dutch Jewish and "New Christian" involvement in Brazil and the involvement in sugar and Kabbalah and fighting inquisition until New Amsterdam (New York). Written by a Brazilian from the inside out. rare to read it like this. Back of the book has a wonderful Rosh Hashanah appreciation by none other than President Barack Obama. Like new. Since 1977 we wrap our books first in brown paper to protect jacket First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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21 Pierre M. Irving, Washington Irving The Life And Letters Of Washington Irving By His Nephew Volume 1 Original Hardcover
New York G.P.Putnam 1862 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good- None as Issued 
New York: G.P.Putnam,John Vanderlyn Frontis 1862. Book. Near Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1862 Hardcover Edition NOT a library copy. B/W Frontis portrait with tissue by the early Colonial Kingston New York artist John Vanderlyn Near Very Good clean copy. Slight shelf rubbing at top with small loss. Insides clean.No writing Not a library book either. Steel etchings of the author. The author of Rip Van Winkle and Sleepy Hollow here travels in Catskills, Albany, Montreal, Italy, Spain, his thoughts on the criticism of his Dutch New Netherlands. John Vanderlyn sensitive portrait of Washington Irving illus. Frontis Wonderful American literature by the father of American Fantasy for one's library.Vol.1 Handsome book 40 year old book shop wrapping with respect for the book First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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In Search Of Santa Claus  First Edition, Rex Miller
22 Rex Miller In Search Of Santa Claus First Edition
Turkey The Turkish Press 1955 1st Edition Paperback Very Good+ 
Original Very Good+.Trade Paperback.1955. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Clean First Edition A Historical Study of the Real Santa Claus,Saint Nicholas Clean 47 pp b/w photo illustrated booklet actually printed in Turkey in English with b/w photos of the places the historical Saint Nicholas really lived (Before Spiritually moving to the North Pole).Very collectible for a Santa Claus fan like myself, the Children's Saint who really did live and did help children. Wonderful little hard to find study. Great clean condition too..NOT a library copy. Three Geese In Flight since 1977 Offering books of Wonder including the children's Saint, Santa Claus! Wrapping with care First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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23 Robert F. Scholz and Anita Volland Susan E. Lyman E.B. White Walt Whitman The City An Anthology Of Readings Wagner College Interdisciplinary Studies Program
U.S.A Wagner College 1982 Fifth Editon Paperback Good- 
U.S.A: Wagner College, 1982. Book. Good-. Wrappers. Fifth Editon. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. The Sociology of the City. An anthology of essays, poems and sociological studies on the 'City'. From New Amsterdam and New York City's "Greenwich Village "to the Sociology of Manhattan's Side Walks Compared to Peking in China. Large spiral bound. Underlining and wear annotations. but still tight and Good- overall and NOT a library book. 171pp. Created for Wagner College Interdisciplinary Studies Program" Just some of the chapter New Amsterdam Brooklyn New York City Manhattan New Netherlands Brooklyn ferry Walt Whitman. SALE. 
Price: 22.87 USD
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24 Sian Hayton Cells of Knowledge
New York New Amsterdam Books 1990 156131000X / 9781561310005 Hardcover Fine Fine Mylared 
Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket 1990 First American Edition. 8vo Dark Age Celtic Britain, with Culhwch and Olwen, Witches, Celtic Saints! Very special and well-researched early Medieval Celtic novel by this Scottish author. Excellent collectible condition. Nicely mylared. NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 33.00 USD
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25 Standish O' Grady Finn-And-His-Companions
Amsterdam Fredonia Books 2003 First Thus Paperback 
Fine Trade Paperback First thus Published in Amsterdam Holland in 2003 B/W Frontis Illus.148 pp. Clean free of writing or any marks. No author captures in English the poetic flow of the Irish into English prose like Standish O'Grady. Here is a his Young Adult or Old Adult version of a classic Fenian tales "Colloquy of the Ancients" a tale of Finn, Ossian, St. Patrick and even King Arthur! Great stuff. Clean as a whistle. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wrapping first in brown paper to protect the cover First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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26 Thomas J.Archdeacon New York City, 1664-1770 Conquest and Change Hardcover
U.S.A Cornell Univ.Press 1976 First American Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
U.S.A: Cornell Univ.Press, 1976. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Fine Hardcover with Collectible Fine Dust Jacket Not Price Clipped. Mylar protected. Study of New Amsterdam's change from 'Dutch' to 'English' and then to 'New York.' From the Leisler rebellion to growing Jewish rights in the new English colony. Fine great condition both book and jacket. NOT a library book.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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27 Washington Irving Diedrich Knickerbocker's History Of New York Hardcover
New York Heritage Press 1940 First Thus Hardcover Fine None as Issued Original Lithographs Don Freeman 
New York: Heritage Press, 1940. Book. Illus. by Original Lithographs Don Freeman. Fine. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Fine Hardcover Linen Boards Blue Spine Title and Cover Patch. Clean pages. NOT a library book. No writing or underlines. Basically a fantasy history of New Netherlands.Dutch New York by native New Yorker Washington Irving author of Rip Van Winkle and the Legend of Sleepy Hollow. Wonderful lithographs by Don Freeman. Excellent condition from a personal collection. One of the first American Satire fantasy novels of New Amsterdam Hudson valley.. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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