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Sketches of Newport and Its Vicinity; with Notices respecting the History, Settlement and Geography of Rhode Island. Illustrated with Engravings.

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Published
1842
Condition
Fair. No dust jacket. Foxing throughout. Front cover damp stain. Top spine end damage. Reading copy. Pgs 29-31 loose.
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New York.: John S Taylor & Company., 1842. Hard cover. Fair. No dust jacket. Foxing throughout. Front cover damp stain. Top spine end damage. Reading copy. Pgs 29-31 loose.. 1 213 p. Brown blind-stamped cloth over boards. Stitched binding. Bufford's Lithographs NY. 20 cm. Frontispiece: "View of Newport from Brenton's Cove". Lithographs not foxed like the more acidic… Read more
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Puritans at Home

by Webster, Clarence M.

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1936
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Signed by author. Prior owner name. Sun-fade to spine, overlapping to edge of boards at spine. Top spine r
Edition
First edition. "First edition", stated.
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NZ$17.64

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New York.: Harcourt, Brace and Company., 1936. First edition. "First edition", stated.. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Signed by author. Prior owner name. Sun-fade to spine, overlapping to edge of boards at spine. Top spine right side corner damage, qtr. -in. Clean pages.. 1 Blue cloth over boards. 5 p. l., 3-230 p. 21 cm. Silver spine… Read more
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Connecticut Yankee: An Autobiography

by Cross, Wilbur Lucius

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1943
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Light edge and corner edge wear. Near fine.
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NZ$13.23

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New Haven CT.: Yale University Press., 1943. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Light edge and corner edge wear. Near fine.. 1 Blue cloth over boards. Gold spine titles. viii, 428 p., [8] leaves of plates. 24 cm. B&W Illustrations, Portraits, Plates. Index.
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Winterbound

by Bianco, Margery

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1966
Condition
Good in very good dust jacket. Top page block, tinted dark brown, has water splatter stains. Tightly bound. Clean text pages.
Edition
14th printing since 1936 first. Viking Library Binding.
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NZ$32.33

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New York.: Viking Press., 1966. 14th printing since 1936 first. Viking Library Binding.. Hard cover. Good in very good dust jacket. Top page block, tinted dark brown, has water splatter stains. Tightly bound. Clean text pages.. Seredy, Kate (Decorations by).. 1 Wraparound illustrated cloth over boards. v, 234 p.; 21 cm. Double-page artwork near front. Audience: Children/juvenile. Fiction:… Read more
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A History of Connecticut; Its People and Institutions

by Clark, George L.

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1914
Condition
Fair. No dust jacket. Signed by author. Author inscription, dated June 12, 1914. Lower damp stain w/ light rippling, cover to co
Edition
First edition. Presumed 1st. No print line.
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NZ$85.24

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New York / London.: G. P. Putnam's Sons / The Knickerbocker Press., 1914. First edition. Presumed 1st. No print line.. Hard cover. Fair. No dust jacket. Signed by author. Author inscription, dated June 12, 1914. Lower damp stain w/ light rippling, cover to cover. Back board separated.. 1 609 p. Dark blue cloth over boards. Gold front and… Read more
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The Story of Connecticut

by Mills, Lewis Sprague

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1958
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Sturdy binding. School library discard. Middlesex Jr. High, Darien CT.
Edition
Fifth Edition. 1st in 1932, 1935, 1943, 1953, Scribner's.
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NZ$35.27

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West Rindge NH.: Richard R Smith Publisher., 1958. Fifth Edition. 1st in 1932, 1935, 1943, 1953, Scribner's.. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Sturdy binding. School library discard. Middlesex Jr. High, Darien CT.. 1 497 p. Turquoise heavy cloth over boards, sealed. White spine titles. Library rebind. 19 cm. US History, Connecticut. Includes clue games, study aids.… Read more
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The Lost Landscape; Some memories of a family and a town in Connecticut, 1659-1906

by Welles, Winifred

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1946
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Lower boards light edge wear. Inside back cover, small oval sticker: "Witkower's Booksellers
Edition
First and second printings before publication.
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NZ$11.76

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New York.: Henry Holt and Company., 1946. First and second printings before publication.. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Lower boards light edge wear. Inside back cover, small oval sticker: "Witkower's Booksellers & Stationers, 77-79 Asylum St., Hartford, Conn.". Coté, Phyllis (Illustrated by).. 1 Rose cloth over spine. Illustrated "wallpaper" pattern light green paper over boards. 3-299… Read more
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Connecticut Trilogy

by Allis, Marguerite (Text and Drawings by), and Bates, Albert C. (Foreword by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1934
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Spine slightly darkened. Lower front dark spotting.
Edition
Early edition.
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NZ$26.45

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New York.: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1934. Early edition.. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Spine slightly darkened. Lower front dark spotting.. 1 Blue cloth over boards. Blind stamped front building. xvi. 318 p. 22 cm. Pen&Ink art. End paper illustrate maps. Three books in contents: Connecticut Colony; The Saybrook Plantations; New Haven Colony and Her Neighbors.… Read more
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New Map of the City of New London (Connecticut) Showing Streets, Car Lines and Railroads

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1927
Condition
Very good. Age-toning to folder. Some folds wrinkled.
Edition
Robert A Welcke, Photo-Litho, NY.
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NZ$26.45

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New Haven CT.: The Price & Lee Co., 1927. Robert A Welcke, Photo-Litho, NY.. Vellum. Very good. Age-toning to folder. Some folds wrinkled.. 1 24x24in. Pen&Ink w/ Street Index. Multiple folds to attach inside manila card stock folder, 4.25x6.75in. map Company marketing on back and inside front. Pocket size map folder. Scale 1.25 inches to 1000 feet.
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Corners and Characters of Rhode Island

by Laswell, George D (Text and artwork by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1924
Condition
Very good. Light spine end wear. Clean interior. Tight. Uniform interior toning, or, off-white paper stock used. Front cover has
Edition
First edition. No print indication; likely first.
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NZ$23.51

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Providence RI.: The Oxford Press, printer., 1924. First edition. No print indication; likely first.. Hard cover. Very good. Light spine end wear. Clean interior. Tight. Uniform interior toning, or, off-white paper stock used. Front cover has lower 2 inches sun-fade. Quarter-inch right side cover surface tear.. 1 103 p. Includes illustrations. Brown cloth and mottled tan paper over… Read more
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The Connecticut Wits and Other Essays

by Beers, Henry A

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1920
Condition
Fair. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Reingforced w/ library tape inside covers.
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NZ$10.29

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New Haven CT: Yale University Press, 1920. Hard cover. Fair. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Reingforced w/ library tape inside covers.. 0 262 p. Spine covered / replaced neatly w/brown tape, white hand-inked titles. Henry Beers, in 1920, was Professor of English Literature Emeritus, Yale University. Essays: Connecticut Wits, Singer of the Old Swimming Hole, Emerson's Journals, Art of… Read more
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