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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

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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: $110.00

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

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: $25.00

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

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: $24.00

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

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

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

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

By: Eugene T. Petersen

Price: $20.00

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 drawins and map of the French Colonial Life of the Eighteenth century soldier and the Woman on the post from 1715-1760 Vlean pages a little edge wear on 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

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Dame Heraldry Illustrated Original 1886 Hardcover

By: F.S.W.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Boston, D. Lothrop: 1886

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66843

Condition: Good


Original 1886 Large Blue Silver Red and Gold Cover Shield Hardcover Very Interesting and Unique Portrait and little known tale of King Arthur's Breton Coat of Arms of White Argent and Black Sable on his Shield. The Flag of Celtic Brittany even today. The tale tells of an Angel covering Arthur to save the king's life in deadly combat with a Giant at Notre Dame Cathedral. The little known Breton Arthurian lore in this book from the great Arthurian scholar Norris Lacy in "Arthuriana" Much other Medieval Knight orders and Scottish lore and Crusader steel on attractive full color Heraldic s... View more info

Hunting For Witches A Visitor's Guide To The Salem Witch Trials

By: Frances Hill

Price: $21.31

Publisher: U. S. A., Commonwealth Books: 2006

Edition: Fourth American Edition

Seller ID: 015884

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Commonwealth Books, 2006. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. Fourth American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Illustrated Near Fine Clean Condition. Written by a scholar this guide is great to read for history and as a guide to the physical environment of Salem Witch Story so you dont get sucked into tourist traps and foolish distractions. Here is the real deal and where to see it.. View more info

King Arthur In The Medieval Low Countries

By: Geert H.M. Claassens

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Netherlands, Leuven Univrsity Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5272

Condition: Fine


Fine Condition Original Wrap Around European Dust Jacket Paperback Clean Collectible 272 pp.Rare Academic study from the Netherlands on all the Low Country Arthurian, Merlin, and Grail texts with a description of all the stories. Least known of the major countries contributing Arthurian texts this is finally changing. The story "Roman von Walewein" where Gawain, or "Walewein" much like in his "Green Knight" challenge bravely follows a Flying Chess set to retrieve it for Arthur, has in my mind's eye, one of the most ferocious fight scenes between a Knight and a Dragon, ... View more info

The American Revolution How Revolutionary Was It?

By: George Athan Billias Edited

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U.S.A., 1980

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 5279

Condition: Good


Good tight Working Copy. Some underlines here and there. Tight binding. NOT a library copy. Trade Paperback of the One Volume Political Course of the American revolution and the real sense of it. Was it really Left wing? or Right wing? Liberal or Conservative? Here is those Patriots victory. Freedom. You will make up your own mind! Sixteen political essays by conservative AND Liberal historians and commentators. Really great. 203 pp. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Books wrapping first in brown paper to protect your book. View more info

The Wars Of The Iroquois A Study In Intertribal Trade Relations

By: George T. Hunt

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Wisconsin Press: 1972

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 630

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Trade Paperback 209 pp.Excellent examination of the Five Nations with the Great Lakes nations, so much in here that is fascinating is overlooked by the more well know. Fine clean collectible shape View more info

The St. Lawrence River Historical Legendary Picturesque Hardcover

By: George W. Browne

Price: $33.00

Publisher: New York, Weathervane: 1985

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 621

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Clean hardcover Near Fine Completely intact Dust Jacket 365 pp. NO writing NOT a library copy. I find this a more usable edition than the old 1900s more often than not fragile edition. Here we have one of the most interesting Heroic ages of North America , the four way struggle between the Five Nations Iroquois and the Algonquins and the French in Quebec and Montreal and the English and Dutch in Albany. Then the when spins and you have the nascent Thirteen colonies all this swirls around Medieval French Fort Chambly, Quebec, Montreal Ticonderoga English Crown Point and Mohawks and Le... View more info

The St. Lawrence River

By: George W. Browne

Price: $33.00

Publisher: New York, Weathervane: 1985

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 619

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Clean hardcover Near Fine Completely intact Dust Jacket 365 pp. NO writing NOT a library copy. I find this a more usable edition than the old 1900s more often than not fragile edition. Here we have one of the most interesting Heroic ages of North America , the four way struggle between the Five Nations Iroquois and the Algonquins and the French in Quebec and Montreal and the English and Dutch in Albany. Then the when spins and you have the nascent Thirteen colonies all this swirls around Medieval French Fort Chambly, Quebec, Montreal Ticonderoga English Crown Point and Mohawks and Le... View more info

The Atlas of North American Exploration From the Norse Voyages to the Race to the Pole

By: Glyndwr.; Malcolm Swanston; Isabelle Lewis; Jacqueline Land Williams

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan General Reference: October 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716933

ISBN: 0132971283

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Stated "First Edition" Clean 224 pp. Color Maps on every page. Book clean NOT a library copy Dust Jacket Near Fine One tiny tear on back jacket and handling but NO chips Near Fine A well written Amazing maps French, Dutch, Spanish British even Norse and a bit of St. Brendan Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Hoosac Valley Its Legends and Its History

By: Grace Greylock Niles

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc.: 2002

Seller ID: 66718

ISBN: 0788406868

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Solid Clean 584 pp. B/W Filled Illus. NO Writing in book. Great Classic Trade Paperback 1997 Reprint of the 1912 Original History and Folklore Classic of the Taconic region between Dutch New Netherlands and Puritan New England and Algonquin Mahican and Iroquois Mohawk. Photos of Peace Trees and sacred White Quartz Beacon rocks of this mystic are between New York and vermont and Massachusetts. Also site of French and Indian war and Rev war battles all documented with massive Genealogy lists of soldiers and settlers and Native besides everything else. Clean Not a library copy. We since... View more info

Canada: The War of The Conquest Hardcover First Edition

By: Guy Fregault Translated by Margaret M. Cameron

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Toronto, Oxford University Press: 1969

Edition: First Canadian Editon

Seller ID: 6621

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Clean 427 pp. Hardcover Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket NOT Clipped NOT a library copy.First 1969 English language Edition of the 1955 French Edition 1969. So little excellent French academics see English translation thankfully here we do.Comprehensive with so many primary document translations. Black cloth free of writing except the previous owners signature on blank preliminary. The jacket has a half inch rub on the cover by the letter "y" in Guy. NO chips and a few very light rubs Near Fine and bright in a Mylar jacket. Far better shape than usually ever found. Thre... View more info

Journey Into Mohawk Country

By: H.M van den Bogaert & George O' Connor

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Brookfield, Connecticut, U.S.A, First Second: September 5, 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6649

ISBN: 1596431067

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition 145 pp.Color Graphic Novel of the Actual Journal of H.M van den Bogaert's and color drawings by George O' Connor Journey into Mohawk Country. Clean excellent condition. NOT a library copy. Three Geese In Flight Books wrapping books since 1977 first in brown paper to protect them. First Edition. View more info

Portraits of Jews

By: Hannah R. London

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Rutland, Vt, Tuttle Publishing: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716900

ISBN: 0804804591

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean hardcover Fine Mylared Dust Jacket Clean jacket clipped. 197 pp. 58 Illus. NO Writing NOT a library copy. Living portraits of important Colonial Americans by Gilbert Stuart portrait painter of George Washington. These faces looking back at you flies in the face of the stereotype which seeks to portray Jewish people as having all arrived in the Twentieth century. In fact visiting Swedish naturalist Peter Kalm comments on meeting Jews in 1744 in Manhattan. Excellent condition as is Mylar protected dust jacket. Red cloth handsomely bound like most if not all Tuttle books in Japan. Dust... View more info

Currier & Ives Printmakers to the American People Special Edition Hardcover

By: Harry T.Peters

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co, inc: 1942

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 550

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Large Color Illustrated Anthology of Famous and some little known Color prints of Currier and Ives. Clean pages. NOT a library copy [xvi] text and 189 Color and B/W full page Currier 7 Ives prints. History, biography and gallery. Some well known like the horse drawn sled in snow and others like the Ironclad gunboat battle in Civil war little seen and great bear fight with pioneer! This is the Special Edition of 1942 Embossed cover and floral design. Large quarto. Clean NOT a library copy. Clean handsome copy. Since 1977 we wrap our books first in brown paper to protect the cover View more info