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REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON CHARLES RIVER DAM APPOINTED UNDER RESOLVES OF 1901, CHAPTER 105, TO CONSIDER THE ADVISABILITY AND FEASIBILITY OF BUILDING A DAM ACROSS THE CHARLES RIVER AT OR NEAR CRAIGIE BRIDGE.
1 REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON CHARLES RIVER DAM APPOINTED UNDER RESOLVES OF 1901, CHAPTER 105, TO CONSIDER THE ADVISABILITY AND FEASIBILITY OF BUILDING A DAM ACROSS THE CHARLES RIVER AT OR NEAR CRAIGIE BRIDGE.
Boston. Wright & Potter Printing Co. 1903 Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
... [xvi, 579pp]... Brown cloth boards, stamped.... ILLUSTRATED WITH LARGE FOLDING MAPS AND DIAGRAMS, B/W PHOTOGRAPH PLATES... 3 FOLDING MAPS IN REAR POCKET ARE PRESENT... "The current bridge was constructed in 1910, along with the dam that turned the lower Charles River from a tidal estuary into a fresh-water basin. It was completed on June 30, and greeted with a two-hour fireworks display that Fourth of July. Thousands of people watching from the new Boston Embankment (the early Charles River Esplanade) which took the place of the former tidal flats."... Two personal bookplates are present... Some personal notations on FEP... Wear to board corners and spine ends, lettering on spine faded.... Heavy volume, additional shipping and handling will apply... 006459 
Price: 230.00 USD
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2 Batchelder, Samuel Francis CHRIST CHURCH, CAMBRIDGE. SOME ACCOUNT OF ITS HISTORY AND PRESENT CONDITION ESPECIALLY PREPARED FOR VISITORS
Cambridge Unknown 1893 Hard Cover Very Good 8vo 
...[88 pgs.]...ILLUSTRATED...INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR...Three quarter leather binding. Marbled boards and endpapers...Rebacked with original boards...SCARCE... 004026 
Price: 75.00 USD
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HISTORICAL REMINISCENCES OF THE EARLY TIMES IN MARLBOROUGH, MASSACHUSETTS, AND PROMINENT EVENTS FROM 1860 TO 1910, INCLUDING BRIEF ALLUSIONS TO MANY INDIVIDUALS..., Bigelow, Ella A.
3 Bigelow, Ella A. HISTORICAL REMINISCENCES OF THE EARLY TIMES IN MARLBOROUGH, MASSACHUSETTS, AND PROMINENT EVENTS FROM 1860 TO 1910, INCLUDING BRIEF ALLUSIONS TO MANY INDIVIDUALS...
Marlborough, Ma. Times Publishing Co. 1910 Hard Cover Very Good 8vo 
...[xvii, 488 pgs.]...ALSO INCLUDES AN ACCOUNT OF THE CELEBRATION OF THE TWO HUNDRED AND FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF THE INCORPORATION OF THE TOWN...HISTORICAL RECOLLECTION BASED ON PRESERVED DOCUMENTS AS WELL AS PERSONAL INTERVIEWS...Profusely illustrated with b/w drawings and photos...Frontis full page engraving of Ella Bigelow...Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and design on cover and spine...Hinges cracked but holding nicely...Notations in pen made in margins and within text on no more than 20 pages... Endpapers toned... 004792 
Price: 165.00 USD
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HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF PRINCETON IN THE COUNTY OF WORCESTER AND COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS 1759-1915. 2 VOLUMES., Blake, Francis Everett
4 Blake, Francis Everett HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF PRINCETON IN THE COUNTY OF WORCESTER AND COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS 1759-1915. 2 VOLUMES.
Princeton Published By the Town 1915 Hard Cover Very Good 8vo 
...[VOL. I - ix, 428 pgs., VOL. II - 331 pgs.plus 4 pgs. ads.]...EARLY COMPREHENSIVE HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF PRINCETON...GREEN CLOTH BOARDS WITH GILT SCENE ON COVERS AND GILT LETTERING ON SPINES...VOLUME I INCLUDES THE NARRATIVE AS WELL AS ILLUSTRATIONS. VOLUME II INCLUDES THE GENEALOGIES...Gilt on top edge... Previous owner's bookplates on endpapers...A HANDSOME SET...Due to weight extra shipping charges apply... 004789 
Price: 195.00 USD
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5 Duncklee, Charles B. ONE HUNDREDTH ANNIVERSARY OF HARVARD CHURCH. AN ACCOUNT OF THE ACTIVITIES OF THE CHURCHAND THE CONGREGATION AT BROOKLINE, MASSACHUSETTS FROM 1844 TO 1944.
Brookline, MA. University Press 1944 Hard Cover Very Good 12mo 
....35pp...Tan cloth Boards with Red Spine....ILLUSTRATED FRONTIS IS A B/W PHOTO OF HARVARD CHURCH (1872-1944)....TEXT IS CLEAN & BINDING IS TIGHT. 003956 
Price: 17.00 USD
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6 Hinchman, Lydia S. EARLY SETTLERS OF NANTUCKET 1659-1850
Rutland, VT. Tuttle Co. 1980 Hard Cover Fine 8vo 
...[330pgs.]...ILLUSTRATED...REPRINT OF FIRST EDITION PUBLISHED IN 1896...Green cloth covers with black and white lettering on cover and spine... 006300 
Price: 45.00 USD
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OLD BOSTON BOYS AND THE GAMES THEY PLAYED., Lovett, James D'Wolf.
7 Lovett, James D'Wolf. OLD BOSTON BOYS AND THE GAMES THEY PLAYED.
Boston Little, Brown & Company. 1908 Hard Cover Good - Very Good 8vo 
....x, 233pp....Blue Cloth Boards with GILT LETTERING on Spine & Cover....There is a SMALL VIGNETTE (GILT) Of the State House in Boston embossed on the Front Cover...ILLUSTRATED FRONTIS....PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED TEXT...ALL PLATES ARE PRESENT....Cover shows wear....Spine ends have a few small tears....Offsetting to title page....Hinges starting but holding....TEXT IS CLEAN....A DELIGHTFUL BOOK FOR SPORTS ENTHUSIASTS, PARTICULARLY BASEBALL! 003890 
Price: 220.00 USD
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8 Pringle, James R. HISTORY OF THE TOWN AND CITY OF GLOUCESTER, CAPE ANN, MASSACHUSETTS.
Gloucester Published By the Author 1892 First Edition. Hard Cover Good + 4to 
...[340pgs.]...B/W PHOTO FRONTIS OF THE CITY OF GLOUCESTER 1892...FIRST EDITION...ILLUSTRATED...Ads preceding title page and following last page(some illustrated)...Brown cloth boards with lettering on spine...Some wear to boards... 006130 
Price: 45.00 USD
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9 Silsbee, M. C. D. HALF CENTURY IN SALEM.
Boston Houghton, Mifflin & Co., The Riverside Press. 1887 Hard Cover Good - Very Good 12mo 
....THIRD EDITION....120pp...ILLUSTRATED TAN CLOTH BOARDS....ILLUSTRATED TITLE PAGE...TOP EDGE GILT....Some Age Discoloration....TEXT IS CLEAN & BINDING IS TIGHT. 003931 
Price: 14.00 USD
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10 Simpson, Sophia S. TWO HUNDRED YEARS AGO; OR, A BRIEF HISTORY OF CAMBRIDGEPORT AND EAST CAMBRIDGE, WITH NOTICES OF SOME OF THE EARLY SETTLERS. A CHRISTMAS AND BIRTHDAY GIFT FOR YOUNG PERSONS.
Boston Otis Clapp. 1859 Hard Cover Good - Very Good 16mo 
....111pp...RED CLOTH BOARDS WITH "ALL OVER" GILT DESIGN ON FRONT & REAR COVERS.....ILLUSTRATED FRONTIS IS A B/W DWG OF THE "INMAN HOUSE"...ALL EDGES ARE GILT....A Children's Book about the history of Cambridge, MA.....Boards are a little faded & worn....spine cover & ends chipped....Hinges starting but holding....TEXT IS CLEAN. 003954 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Cape Cod Library of Local History and Genealogy Volumes 1 and 2, Smith, Leonard H.
11 Smith, Leonard H. Cape Cod Library of Local History and Genealogy Volumes 1 and 2
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A. Clearfield Co 2004 0806313242 / 9780806313245 Soft Cover As New 8vo 
...[Vol. 1 - 927pgs., Vol. 2 - 928-2052pgs.]...A FACSIMILE EDITION OF 108 PAMPHLETS PUBLISHED IN THE EARLY 20TH CENTURY...ILLUSTRATED...CAPE COD FAMILY RECORDS...Light blue cardstock covers with black lettering on covers and spines...Multiple volumes additional shipping charges apply... 006305 
Price: 135.00 USD
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12 Unknown. CITY HALL OF LYNN: BEING A HISTORY OF EVENTS LEADING TO ITS ERECTION, AND AN ACCOUNT OF THE CEREMONIES AT THE DEDICATION OF THE BUILDING, NOV. 30, 1867
Lynn Thos. P. Nichols 1869 Hard Cover Very Good 8vo 
...[xviii, 132 pgs.]...ORIGINAL EDITION WITH FRONTIS ENGRAVING OF NEW CITY HALL, LYNN...Brown stamped cloth boards(light wear) with gilt title on spine...Binding a little bent but holding... 004188 
Price: 65.00 USD
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13 Unknown. PICTURESQUE CHARLES. A COLLECTION OF TWENTY VIEWS OF THE RIVER BETWEEN NEWTON LOWER FALLS AND WALTHAM MASSACHUSETTS.
Massachusetts Unknown 1950 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - Oblong 
...20 GRAVURE PHOTOGRAPHS EACH WITH ITS OWN PROTECTIVE TISSUE GUARD WITH TITLE...Rebound in blue stiff wraps with paper title on cover...All edges gilt...Photos include "The Boat-Houses at Riverside", "Hubbard's Bridge", "The Spring at Robert's Brook", etc...All photos are clean and clear...Small chipping at corner to tissue guard of first photo OTHERWISE A VERY ATTRACTIVE COLLECTION OF PHOTOS... No date given but circa 1950 004075 
Price: 60.00 USD
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14 Unknown. RINDGE GIFTS TO THE CITY OF CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS.
Cambridge, MA Unknown 1891 Hard Cover Very Good 12mo 
....iv, 76 (+3)pp...Green Cloth Boards with GILT LETTERING ON COVER & SPINE....GILT SEAL Embossed on the Front Cover.....ILLUSTRATED FRONTIS....Text is ILLUSTRATED WITH B/W PHOTOS (protected by tissue guards)....One of the rear endpapers is missing....Hinges starting. 003891 
Price: 55.00 USD
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15 Unknown. SEVENTY-FIFTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH IN CAMBRIDGE. DECEMBER 25, 1892.
Cambridge, MA Unknown 1892 Hard Cover Very Good 12mo 
....47pp...Brown Cloth Boards with GILT LETTERING ON FRONT COVER...Black Endpapers....SEVERAL B/W PHOTOS....Previous owner's name on ffep...TEXT IS CLEAN & BINDING IS TIGHT. 003957 
Price: 34.00 USD
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16 Unknown. THEATRUM MAJORUM. THE CAMBRIDGE OF 1776: WHEREIN IS SET FORTH AN ACCOUNT OF THE TOWN, AND OF THE EVENTS IT WITNESSED: WITH WHICHIS INCORPORATED THE DIARY OF DOROTHY DUDLEY.
Cambridge Ladies Centennial Committee. 1876 Hard Cover Good+ 8vo 
........(Title continued)...Now first published; Together with an HISTORICAL SKETCH; Several Appropriate Poems; Numerous Anecdotes, patriotick, weighty, indifferent, and diverting; Many References to the RENOWNED UNIVERSITY; and DESCRIPTIONS OF THE PEOPLE OF THE OLDEN TIME....Alll of which is adapted to the furtherance of Good Manners, Virtue, Piety, Intelligence, Love of Country, and Admiration of Cambridge.....v, 123pp + 5pp ads....ILLUSTRATED Brown Cloth Binding with GILT LETTERING....Brown Endpapers....ILLUSTRATED FRONTIS....Several B/W Illustrations throughout text....Including a MAP OF CAMBRIDGE....Hinges starting, a few loose pages....Offsetting to two pages...TEXT IS CLEAN. 003897 
Price: 18.00 USD
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