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The Battle of Johnstown

By: AJ Berry

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform: 3/24/201

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90099

ISBN: 1499133375

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean October 25, 1781 Compiled for the Fort Plain Museum. The Battle of Johnstown 95 pp. NOT a library copy. Colonel Willett and Albany Militia. Primary documents Militia Genealogy Colonial troop movements Gov.George Clinton and the war with Loyalists The Oneida shooting of Walter N. Butler. Great stuff here and true. First Edition. View more info

Melrose, Massachusetts

By: Anthony J. Pagano

Price: $17.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Arcadia Pub: 1999

Seller ID: 014293

ISBN: 0752413937

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine First American Edition. MELROSE VOLUME II 96 pp. Many B/W Photos The Massachusetts town named after Melrose Massachusetts 8vo Window into an older long gone American life. Here captured in photos and text Melrose Massachusetts, Civil war Veteran, Medieval tower, churches,Masonic hall,ponds,barns,genealogy,main street,railroads made Melrose and still come.96pp.B/W photos Trade paperback Excellent shape.. First Edition. View more info

Common Sense; Addressed to the Inhabitants of America

By: Author (Thomas Paine)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Nova Anglia Company: August 31, 2010

Seller ID: 11110

Condition: Fine


Collectible Condition.Clean Fine Facsimile Thomas Paine's "Common Sense" As Original First Edition Marked "Author"Card stock Reproduction Covers 79 pp. Sewn by hand string binding. Great to read or have sitting on a drumhead at a Reenactment.. Many were read that way by order of General Washington. Like new, conversely, Like old! Fine clean condition. Three Geese In Flight Books Meeting in the Green Dragon since 1977 View more info

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Notes On The History of Fort George Original 1871 Edition

By: B. F. DeCosta

Price: $125.00

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11064

Condition: Very Good+


Collectible Very Good+ Original Rare 1871 First Edition 74 pp. Clean pages. NOT a library copy. Frontis illus.missing.Blank paper covers..Tight binding.All. B.F. DeCosta's original works are rare. If you are among those captivated by the Ticonderoga, Crown Point, Lake George Forts and the battles there this is great particularly the Rev War. related Saratoga campaign.and Philip Schuyler and Dutch Militia."Fort George" is still in the woods. Three Geese in Flight passionate about our books since 1977 First Edition. View more info

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Iroquois Folk Lore Gathered from the Six Nations of New York Original 1922 Edition For The Onondaga Historical Association

By: Beauchamp Rev. Wm. M. (William. M. Beauchamp)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Syracuse New York, The Dehler Press: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6617

Condition: Very Good-


Rare Collectible Original 1922 First Edition In Stiff Original Card Stock Covers Clean 247 pp. A small chip on the side rear cover and another at the bottom corner of front cover. Basic light shelf wear due to its binding material. Tight and NO Writing NO underlines and rarer still NOT a library copy. Truly a amazing, exciting collection of Cannibal Flying Head Wind Spirits. Stone Coat Giants with armor of stone. (One famous modern Native author Joe Bruchac wrote a story 'Ice-Shirts' where Stone Coats were the Norse on St. Lawrence) The Horned Serpent and the Thunderer. Little People Magic. Th... View more info

Olde Ulster Vol.1 November 1905 No.11 An Historical and Genealogical Magazine

By: Benjamin Myer Brink Editor

Price: $79.00

Publisher: Kingston New York, Benjamin Myer Brink: 1905

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016627

Condition: Fine


Kingston New York: Benjamin Myer Brink, 1905. Book. Fine. Wrappers. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Original 1905 Gray Card Stock Covers. Collectible condition. Rare Series from Kingston NewYork the old Dutch capital of New York in colonial times and burned by the British in the American Revolution as "The nest of every rebel" and where George Washington came to pay tribute to the brave town and greet the Mason lodge This issue "Bill of Sale for a Negro Boy" and "The Earliest Israelites in the Esopus 1668" "Journal of Henry Pauling" "Th... View more info

Jewish Landmarks In New York An Informal History And Guide Signed and Inscribed by Author

By: Bernard Postal & Lionel Koppman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Hill and Wang: 1964

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 874716884

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY BERNARD POSTAL Original Very Good Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket NOT a Library copy NO writing in book One inch jacket chip at bottom of cover and a few rubs else Very Good. Here is New York before Real Estate Agents took it over. Here are the best Pastrami sandwiches you would never find on TV and some are still there like Bens in Forest hills HERE BEAUTIFULLY INSCRIBED BY ONE OF THE AUTHORS..Three Geese In Flight passionate about our books since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Lost Colony of Roanoke: New Perspectives

By: Brandon Fullam

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Mcfarland: 2017

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 11116

ISBN: 1476667861

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible condition 258 pp. It is not the answers that count but the questions. The oral beliefs are awesome Fine clean. Three Geese in Flight wrapping in brown paper before packing to protect your book. View more info

Making the Voyageur World: Travelers and Traders in the North American Fur Trade (France Overseas: Studies in Empire and D)

By: Carolyn Podruchny

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press: December 1, 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90095

ISBN: 0803287909

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Clean First Edition Trade Paperback 414 pp B/W illus. NOT a library copy. From the Mystical beliefs to the Native woman the fur trade led by the French Canadian in birch bark canoes from Montreal and Lachine is told by a scholar in a way as you can hear them sing. Great illus and clean pages. We wrap with care since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Image for The Museum Of The Fur Trade Quarterly Eight Issues Emphasis on trade Guns, The Scalping Knife, Perry Davis Vegetable Pain Killer, Needles in the Fur Trade, Woman of the Aleutian Islands. Brass Mounted French Trade Gun, The Point Blanket, British Indian Pistiol

The Museum Of The Fur Trade Quarterly Eight Issues Emphasis on trade Guns, The Scalping Knife, Perry Davis Vegetable Pain Killer, Needles in the Fur Trade, Woman of the Aleutian Islands. Brass Mounted French Trade Gun, The Point Blanket, British Indian Pistiol

By: Charles E.Hanson, Jr. Editor Bernard Levine, Marie Phillips, Charles Hanson, Jr T. Lindsay Baker

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Nebraska, The Museum Of The Fur Trade: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6593

Condition: Fine


Eight Complete Issues Vol. 23 No.1 Spring 1987 Vol. 30, No.4 Winter 1984 Vol. 12 Spring 1976 Number 1 Vol. 28, No. 4 Winter 1992 Vol. 46 No. 3 Fall 2010 Vol. 26, No. 2 Summer, 1980 Vol. 21 No. 4 Winter 1985 Vol. 24, No. 3 Fall 1988 Fine Condition Quarterly. Each Illustrated. with about 16 pp.Brilliant work of dedication to all aspects of First Nation and Dutch, English, French, and Russian Fur Trade, Guns, clothes, Maps Published in Nebraska. True American Treasures Clean NOT Library Copies NO writing in them. Pictured are four of the eight. Clean fine condition Three Geese In Flight Since 197... View more info

A Toast To Freedom New York Celebrates Evacuation Day A Publication Commemorating the Bicentennial of the Evacuation of the British From New York City on November 25, 1783, at the end of the Revolutionary War

By: Christine M. Miles Robert I.Goler Fraunces Tavern Museum

Price: $49.00

Publisher: New York City, Fraunces Tavern Museum: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 231

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Large Paperback.Decorative Card stock covers. 24 pp.. B/W Illus.The illustrated story and subsequent history of the celebration of the British Leaving at the end of the Revolutionary War New York and continuing up to the Centennial celebration in Manhattan!, This is the rare Fraunces Tavern exhibition of.Evacuation Day at their museum in lower Manhattan, Here with drawing of George Washington hugging Alexander Hamilton and bidding farewell address at that very tavern where the exhibition was held. (Fraunces went on to cook for Washington in the White House, and not fast food) Clean p... View more info

The American Revolution in Indian Country: Crisis and Diversity in Native American Communities (Studies in North American Indian History)

By: Colin G Calloway

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Cambridge University Press: 1995

Seller ID: 6594

ISBN: 0521471494

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible First Edition Hardcover 327 pp.Fine Dust Jacket NOT Clipped NOT a Library copy. All of the author's books on native and early American history blend passion and scholarship like very few. Here is no exception. Collectible condition at a great price with Three Geese In Flights famed customer service since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The National Legend of The Chata Muskogee Tribes

By: D. G. Brinton

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Morrisania, N.Y., Private Circulation by Author: 1870

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11065

Condition: Very Good


Collectible Original Very Good 1870 offprint with Sewn in thread."Prefatory Note A Small edition in this form printed for private circulation among friends of the Author" Clean pages NOT a library copy. A little edge wear and cover fades else Very Good. Here is a study of Muskogee tribes Creeks, Chickasaws, Choctaws. Includes a nearly Three page Mythic text written on buffalo skin in 1735 Savannah! with explanatory Notes as well. More. Rare First Nation treasure. Three Geese in Flight Books Friend to the Tree of Peace since 1977. See Photos shortly First Edition. View more info

Legends Of Newfoundland & Labrador

By: D.W.S. Ryan Edited by

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cana, Jesperson Press Limited: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 622

Condition: Very Good


Very Uncommon Newfoundland and Labrador First Edition Newfoundland Printed and Published Collection of Eight Mysterious Folklore Tales, by Eight authors from these Northern Atlantic Provinces of Canada that have Viking remains and perhaps Irish Christian as well as Inuit and Beothuck and Micmac, Breton and English 69 pp. B/W Illus."Ghost Trail of White Eskimo" "Sheila Na Geira Pike""Pipers Creek" "The Coming of Ungava" Wonderful drawings by Isg Humber of these tales of wonder and history and where as here they intertwine. Shelf wear clean pages NOT a library c... View more info

Traditional Mohawk Clothing

By: Darren Bonaparte

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Akwesasne, Native North American Travelling College: 2005

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6629

ISBN: 1542905540

Condition: Fine


Fine First Expanded Edition Color Photo 25 pp. Trade Paperback. Clean Pages Drawings, Photos, and Text history and examples of pre-contact Iroquois breech cloth and armor and shields made of branches with sky symbol drawings into ribbon shirts and Later powwow clothing Gusto eh or Kastowa headdress. Also some rarely seen French drawings from ancient narratives. NOT a library copy. Great for Rev war re-enactors as well an Longhouse Three Geese In Flight Books serving books on the Longhouse and the Thirteen Fires and Celtic Culture, and wrapped with care since 1977 View more info

Champlain's Dream

By: David Hackett Fischer

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716891

ISBN: 1416593322

Condition: Fine


Collectible First Edition Hardcover Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT a library copy Clean 834 Pages, NO Writing Number line 10987654321 Comprehensive study of early French exploration and settlement interaction with Algonquin hunters and their wars with agricultural Matriarchal Five Nation Confederacy. Many primary documents translated.Even his little known time in Mexico Epic work Excellent clean First edition. We wrap in paper to protect your dust jacket since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Meyer Myers Jewish Silversmith In Colonial New York First Edition 1903 Hardcover

By: David L. Barquist Essays by Jon Butler and Jonathan D. Sarna

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 2001

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6622

Condition: Near Fine


Handsome Large Clean Hardcover 304 pp.Color and B/W Photos of Colonial Jewish Portraits and Painting of leading New Yorkers and a huge collection of the rare silver work of Myer Myer Craftsmen and supporter of the New York Colonial Jewish community and Revolutionary War Patriot. Brilliant essays on Jewish history in Colonial Manhattan When you add the numerous color paintings of fine silver pieces by an associate of Paul Revere this is a treasure of Colonial and Jewish American history. What a fine gift. Both hardcover and dust jacket are in great Near Fine condition. NO Chips NOT a Library co... View more info

Parole: Quebec; Countersign Ticonderoga Second New Jersey Regimental Orderly Book, 1776

By: Doyen Salsig

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Cranbury, Nj, Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Pr: July 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014809

ISBN: 083861793X

Condition: Good+


Fairleigh Dickinson University, 1980. First American Edition Very Good- Hardcover with Very Good+ Mylar protected Dust Jacket. Underlines within text by some devoted reader. Binding tight dust jacket fine and Mylar protected. Actual regiments books from the Revolutionary war Battle of Quebec. Ticonderoga,Crown Point The Jersey Blues. That epic struggle deserves film. .310 pp. B/W Photos, maps, drawings NOT a institution copy. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Native Forts Of The Long Island Sound Area Readings in Long Island Archaeology and Ethnohistory (Book 8)

By: Dr. Gaynell Stone Editor

Price: $90.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Sheridan: 2006

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6692

ISBN: 0940209098

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition Large Quarto 342 pages. Maps B/W Illus. Artifacts. Photos. In depth study of Native American fortifications and fortified sites in Long Island along the Atlantic. Montauk earthworks Fort Shantok, Fort Corchaug. European trade goods, Wampum manufacture. Important large handsome book. Three Geese In Flight since 1977 selling what we read wrapped well. First Edition. View more info

I Once Knew an Indian Woman

By: Ebbitt Cutler

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: 1973-05-01

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 11125

ISBN: 0395160448

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket B/W drawings Bruce Johnson NOT a library copy Intact Jacket price. Stated First Edition Clean 69 pp. Narrative of an older strong Mohawk Iroquois woman and her inspiration on a Montreal woman and life in a French Canadian Laurentian. Three Geese in Flight Books Five star customer service since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

NEARA JOURNAL VOLUME 48 NUMBER 1 SUMMER, 2014 NEARA at 50!

By: Edited Suzanne Carlson, Ros Strong

Price: $29.00

Publisher: U.S.A., NEARA: 2014

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 66799

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Collectible Condition 72 pp. Color and B/W Photos Maps. Amazing photos of Upton and other Stone Chambers that one looks negates the idea these at least were not purpose built for carrots. History of NEARA and discussion of potential Norse sites on Cape Cod as well. Book reviews Much more. Like new. NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

The Letters of Abigaill Levy Franks, 1733-1748

By: Edith B. [Editor] Gelles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 2004-12

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 874716883

ISBN: 030010345X

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Dust jacket Clean 186 pp. B/W Illus The Freedom for Jewish People to Live, Work and Worship in New York prior to the Revolutionary War is documented here in the rich life of the Frank family in these letters. It is also written about in the Writings of Swedish naturalist Peter Kalm who was in New York during this time. (Mentioned in the notes here) Collectible condition bound nicely with dust jacket which seems to be sadly fading away in the publishing world. Packing with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Who Built The Newport Tower? The Cartographic Evidence NEARA JOURNAL VOLUME 38 NUMBER 2 WINTER 2004

By: Editors Curt F. Waldmann, Suzanne Carlson, Rex Weeks, Deb Twigg, Terry J. Deveau, Charles Bailet

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U.S.A., New England Antiquities Research Association: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5257

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Condition of NEARA Vol. 38 No.2 Winter 2004 47 pp. B/W Illus. Photos. Original Issue in Very Good condition. except for a very small barely noticeable closed tear at the very top of front cover and a little smudging on inside of front cover clean, tight and nice. NOT a library copy. Seven essays Including an early Map study of evidence of the round tower of Newport Rhode Island called a "Norman Villa" Also "American Stonehenge" "Spanish Hill" by Deb Twigg, so much in here also book reviews Wrapping with care as only an independent small bookseller in busines... View more info

NEARA JOURNAL VOLUME NUMBER 2 WINTER, 2013 Mission Malta Exploring The Sound And Energy Properties in Ancient Architecture

By: Editors Glenn Kreisberg, Suzanne Carlson, James L. Guthrie, Nicholas Newman, Charles F. Herberger

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Maine, NEARA: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5245

Condition: Fine


Fine Condition Original Complete Edition of the NEARA JOURNAL VOLUME NUMBER 2 WINTER, 2013 Clean 47 pp. free of any writing or marks B/W Photos, Maps, Drawings.. Six complete essays i.e. " Mission Malta Exploring The Sound And Energy Properties in Ancient Architecture" by Glenn Kreisberg on the acoustics in Megalithic sites and the amazing science here the focus on the womb site of Malta! Also "Where is Kvenland" a Norse mystery Suzanne Carlson and "American Stonehenge" or ("Mystery Hill") by Nicholas Newman. Also "Pioneer Valley" near Sturbridge Village... View more info

The Life of Colonel Paul Revere (Volume I) Original Hardcover

By: Elbridge Henry Goss

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Boston, Howard W. Spurr,: 1909

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 11099

Condition: Very Good


Very Good- First American Edition Handsome Blue Cloth with bright Gilt design and lettering 314 pp. Clean pages, some darkening on outside corner of last sixty pages perhaps from damp but no scent and no page crinkling.Rub od edge of board Many illus. photos. A super bargain for the first vol.of a two volume set. NO Writing NOT a library copy. Spine pristine but as is for this truly great man, artist and open minded progressive American hero.Super bargain Three Geese In Flight Books since 1977 View more info

The Mutinous Wind A Sorcerer's Tale

By: Elizabeth Reynard

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Boston Massachusetts, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1951

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 11137

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Hardcover Good Dust Jacket First American Edition Clean 209 pp. Blue cloth clean pages. As is often the case with this book slight fades at spine edges. No loss No rubs B/W Illus. Price Intact on dust jacket. Some small chips with loss at head and heal and some rubs to the coloring else 'Good'. This Cape Cod Colonial era mythic romance is one of the best written deepest felt and little known American fantasy novels. The Witchcraft is real and the Cornish Piskies here in Colonial Cape Cod are called 'Sand Dobies' are also real and not explained away. A real knowledge of the Cape and ... View more info

Sacagawea of the Lewis and Clark Expedition

By: Ella E. Clark; Margot Edmonds

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: September 15, 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11038

ISBN: 0520050606

Condition: Near Fine


Collectible Near Fine First Trade Paperback Edition A few lines of an original song to Sacagawea written in pencil on front endpaper. Else clean free of underlines No writing NOT a library copy First Edition. View more info

France At MacKinac A Pictorial Record Of French Life and Culture 1715-1760

By: Eugene T. Petersen

Price: $19.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Mackinac State Historic Parks,: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 678

Condition: Very Good


Very Good First Edition 38 pp. b/w Photo and drawing and map of the French Colonial Life of the Eighteenth century soldier and the Woman on the post from 1715-1760 Clean pages a little edge wear along rear card stock cover. Tight no writing or underlines.A window in French on the Great lakes in the French and Indian wars era. Nicely done. First Edition. View more info

Hunting for Witches A Visitor's Guide to the Salem Witch Trials

By: Frances Hill

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Beverly, Ma, Commonwealth Editions: April 2002

Seller ID: 015884

ISBN: 1889833304

Condition: Fine


Collectible Condition Fine Trade Paperback U. S. A.: Commonwealth Books, 2006. 8vo. Trade Paperback Illustrated Clean 143 pp. NOwriting NOT a library copy. Fine Condition.This book gives honest view as well as fine photos. Wrapped with care View more info

The Trail Of The Iroquois Indians

By: G. Elmore Reaman

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Canada, 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11059

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket Clean 138 pp .First Canadian Edition 1967 Many B/W Photos Unique in it's Refreshingly pro Mohawk and League politics and the William Johnson and the migration to Canada. Great copy NOT a library copy NO writing a little rubbing on jacket but NO chips.Three Geese in Flight Books Watering the Tree of Peace since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info