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Image for Almanacco Nobilare Italiano. Edizione aggiornata delle Casate Nobili d'Italia, pubblicata in occasione del Centenario dell'Unita d'Italia 1861-1961

Almanacco Nobilare Italiano. Edizione aggiornata delle Casate Nobili d'Italia, pubblicata in occasione del Centenario dell'Unita d'Italia 1861-1961

By: Bertucci, Prof. Conte Temistocle

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Milan, Dora: 1962

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8981


xv, 356 pp. Esemplare N. 232. In Italian. Illustrated with plates, some in color, showing family crests. Ocher linen covers with gilt Greek key borders, gilt title and decoration, gilt to spine. Front board a bit concave, spine faded, minor edge wear. Orange end pages. First blank has a gift inscription from a member of the Ranedda family whose crest is included in the volume. Text is clean and unmarked. Last blank and prior two leaves have some humidity rippling... View more info

The Descendants of Cyrus Perkins

By: Bloomer, Charles

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, The Christopher Publishing House: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002435


97 pp. The story of the family of Cyrus Perkins, of Tarver, Massachusetts, with a great deal of information about the town and other families living there, as well. Told as a story, no index. Green cloth with blind ruling and gilt to the front boards. Spine is browned with no title, general wear to boards. Interior has a small scar to first fly, paper a bit browned, but otherwise clean and sturdy. Extraordinarily scarce.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Memoir of the Late Rev. Alexander Proudfit, D.D., With Selections from His Diary and Correspondence, and Recollections of Life, &c, By His Son

By: Forsyth, John, D.D.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1846

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001604


viii + 9-384 pp. Frontis plate of A. Proudfit with tissue protector. A look at the life and times of Alexander Moncrief Proudfit (1770-1843). He entered the ministry of the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church and was made pastor of the congregation at Salem, N.Y., in 1795 (following his father) where he lived until 1835, when he became agent of the American Colonization Society. He resigned that post in 1842 and died in 1843. Dark brown ribbed Victorian cloth has bl... View more info

Image for Calendar of Wills, Administrations and Accounts Relating to the Counties of Cornwall and Devon in the Connotorial Archidiaconal Court of Cornwall (with which are included the records of the Royal Peculiar of St. Burian) now preserved... Part I: 1569-1699

Calendar of Wills, Administrations and Accounts Relating to the Counties of Cornwall and Devon in the Connotorial Archidiaconal Court of Cornwall (with which are included the records of the Royal Peculiar of St. Burian) now preserved... Part I: 1569-1699

By: Glencross, R.M., Editor

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, The British Record Society: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004921


vi + 373 pp. The Index Library 56 Archdeaconry of Cornwall Wills and Administrations Part I 1569-1699. Handsome original dark red cloth covers with bright gilt. Bit worn at edges and corners, spine tips lightly worn, library sticker to spine, some white marks to back cover. Interior has normal library marks, bookplate of Cornish scholar, title page has remains of library sticker, paper is a little darkened, otherwise clean and unmarked. A handsome copy of an actual boo... View more info

Image for Calendar of Wills, Administrations and Accounts Relating to the Counties of Cornwall and Devon in the Connotorial Archidiaconal Court of Cornwall (with which are included the records of the Royal Peculiar of St. Burian) now.... Part II: 1700-1799

Calendar of Wills, Administrations and Accounts Relating to the Counties of Cornwall and Devon in the Connotorial Archidiaconal Court of Cornwall (with which are included the records of the Royal Peculiar of St. Burian) now.... Part II: 1700-1799

By: Glencross, R.M., Editor

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, The British Record Society: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004922


243 pp. The Index Library 59 Archdeaconry of Cornwall Wills and Administrations Part II 1700-1799. Handsome original dark red cloth covers with bright gilt. Bit worn at edges and corners, top of front cover sunned, spine tips lightly worn, library sticker to spine, back joint a little rubbed. Interior has normal library marks, bookplate of Cornish scholar, , paper is a little darkened, otherwise clean and unmarked. A handsome copy of an actual book. Information from t... View more info

The General Society of Mayflower Descendants. Meetings, Officers and Members, Arranged in State Societes, Ancestors and Their Descendants

By: Greene, R.H., Secretary General

Price: $65.00

Publisher: The General Congress: 1901

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 002455


viii + 447 pp. Frontis plate, illustrated. 3/4 leather. Red leather spine is mostly perished, red leather corners are rubbed, gilt to front cover is bright, white leather boards are a bit grubby. Interior hinges are starting, old ownership signature, some foxing, but otherwise sturdy and clean. This is no. 454 of a limited edition of 2000. ; Limited Edition; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Obituaries From The Christian Guardian, July 1884 To December 1890

By: McKenzie, Donald A.

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Global Heritage Press ( Imprint of Globalgenealogy.com Inc. ): 2005

Seller ID: 5703


+ (12) 604 pages, contains indices, navy blue covers with gold lettering, very minor wear to corners, slight scratches on spine and textblock, removed price sticker mark on front endpaper, otherwise pages clear and unmarked ; 604 pages View more info

Image for The book of mottos, borne by nobility and gentry, public companies, cities, etc.; with their English significations, bearers' names, titles, etc. ...  Selected from the Book of family crests, and other sources

The book of mottos, borne by nobility and gentry, public companies, cities, etc.; with their English significations, bearers' names, titles, etc. ... Selected from the Book of family crests, and other sources

By: n/a

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London, H. Washbourne: 1851

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 7206


122 unnumbered pages. New edition. Dark red ribbed flexible cloth boards with lovely blindstamping with a gilt center piece with armorial helmets. Corners rubbed, spine cover worn and soft. Interior paper a little toned, page corners lightly bumped and worn, binding/sewing shaken but holden. Quite scarce, World Cat shows only a few copies of the 1841, 1851 and 1860 editions, no other holdings. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 122 pages View more info

Abstracts from the Wills of English Printers and Stationers, from 1492 to 1630.

By: Plomer, Henry R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Bibliographical Society: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001458


v + 67 pp. Index. Names of testators include Awdeley, Berthelet, Bill, Bishop, Bonham, Burby, Coldock, Dexter, Field, Harrison, Illye, Judson, Jugge, Kele, Kevall, Kitson, Newbery, Norton, Pepwell, Possonby, Pynson, Rastell, Reinalme, Reynes, Rue/Rewe, Tottell, Toye, Vautrollier, Walley/Walley, Wanseford of ork, Whitchurch, Wight, Wolfe, Wynkyn. Buff linen spine is age darkened, back strip lifting away and top 3 inches missing entirely, title very clear, grey paper ... View more info

Congregationalists on Quaker Ridge 1827-1977. The History of the North Greenwich Congregational Church of Greenwich Connecticut

By: Simerl, Linton E. And Martha R., Editors

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Unknown, Privately Printed: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002998


vi + 284 pp. Index, bibliography, heavily illustrated. No date but circa 1978. Very attractively put together history of this Congregationalist Church. Dark brown cloth spine, light brown paper boards with reproduction of baptismal records, etc. Boards clean, just a bit of wear at tips. Interior front blank has a few small marks, otherwise clean and sturdy, very nice.; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Memorials of the Massachusetts Society of the Cincinnati

By: Smith, Frank, Editor

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Privately Printed: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000216


569 pp, index. Illustrated 4 portrait plates. The Society of the Cincinnati was organized upon the dissolution of the American Revolutionary Army as a charitable organization to take care of the widows, orphans and others made ill or indigent because of the war. George Washington was its first President. This large volume records all of those who were admitted to the Massachusetts branch of the Society from 1783 to 1929, with short biographies of each. Also includes ... View more info

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Cornwall Manorial Rentals and Surveys

By: Stoae, T.L., Editor

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Bristol, T.L.. Stoate: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004920


iii + 198 pp. Index of Parishes, Place Names; Surnames. Dark blue cloth covers with bright gilt are clean and nice, interior clean and bright, back end paper has some genealogy notes, page 198 (other works in the series) is foxed/yellowed, otherwise very nice. "The Public Record Office List and Index vol.25 catalogues maorial rentals and surveys and other analogous documents in its possession. The 2 most important items in the list have already been published, na... View more info

Image for Burke's Handbook to the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire Containing Biographies, a Full List of Persons Appointed to the Order, Showing Their Relative Precedence, and Coloured Plates of the Insignia

Burke's Handbook to the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire Containing Biographies, a Full List of Persons Appointed to the Order, Showing Their Relative Precedence, and Coloured Plates of the Insignia

By: Thorpe, A. Winton, editor

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, The Burke Publishing Co. , Ltd.: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5881


704 pp + ads. Frontis plate in colour plus 4 other coloured plates. Dark red pebbled boards with blind ruling, gilt arms, spine with gilt title. Joint/spine edge bit worn, board corners little rubbed and bumped, spine tips rubbed slightly, interior clean and unmarked, paper a little creamy, title page red and black, some pages at back have bottom corner bumped and creased, otherwise good. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 704 pages View more info

Check-List of Pennsylvania County, Town and Township Histories. 1794-1892

By: Unknown

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, Edwin K. Meyers, State Printer: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002437


24 pp + (13) blanks. Cloth spine and hard paper marbled boards. Boards are rubbed, old sticker to front cover. Interior front cover library label, library perfs to title. Pages have pencil and ink check marks next to most of the titles, but otherwise clean. Old card inside indicating book was bought in 1937 at a Chicago book auction. Very scarce. ; Ex-Library; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

The Fatness of Thy House 1807-1924

By: Van Norden, Warner M.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Privately Printed: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002417


242 pp. Frontis plate, illustrated. A history of the Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church in New York City from 1807-1924. Includes tenures and information on pastorsJohn Brodhead Romeyn; Cyrus Mason; George Potts; Dr. James Waddel Alexander; Dr. Nathan Lewis Rice; Dr. John Hall; George Tybout Purves; J. Ross Stevenson; John Henry Jowett; John Kelman. Red cloth covers with brilliant gilt are clean, normal wear. Interior has many notes, paper clips, newspaper cuttings,... View more info

Who's Who Among Earlhamites 1847 -- 1967; Alumni Directory of Earlham College 1847 - 1967

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Spaulding-Moss Inc.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001120


xliii + 425 pp. Map of the campus, illus photos of Presidents of E.C.. Includes Members of Governing Bodies of Friends Boarding School and E.C. 1846-1967; Administrative Officers 1847-1967; Faculty and Staff 1847-1967; Alumni; Honorary Degrees; Masters Degrees; Graduates by Classes; Deceased Alumni 1847-1900; Deceased Graduates 1862-1900. Also enclosed is an Alumni Day 1968 invitation. Paper covers are a bit sunned and curled at the corners, top and fore-edges have a... View more info

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The Annual. Class of 1939, Meriden High School

By: Walker, Raymond P. , Principal

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Meriden, CT, Journal Press: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6018


Unpaginated, standard high school annual size and thickness. Burgundy cloth with white Art Deco design from the 1939 NY World's Fair. Interior design is also Art Deco. Covers have minimal wear, bit of rubbing at corners and spine tips. Interior paper is creamy, bottom edge has a bit of humidity rippling with very faint darkening at the bottom edge, number "0247" stamped at bottom of title page, otherwise clean and unmarked, no autographs or owner name. Respectabl... View more info

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Ceska´ Heraldika

By: Zenger, Zdenek M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Prague, Vysehrad: 1978

Seller ID: 8714


159pp. In Czech. Illustrated throughout with black and white and colors. Grey paper dust jacket with bright orange banner with rampant lion. DJ is a bit edgeworn, some sun fade at top edge and darkening at spine. Book itself is bright and clean on the outside, interior clean and unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 159 pages View more info