Colonial America

Colonial America

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1 Andrews Charles M. Colonial Folkways (#9 Chronicles of America Series)
Yale University Press 1921 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
It's a rarity to find this book with a dustjacket, but here we have it and in very good clean condition. Only faults to jacket are sunning to spine, a few tiny tears and two small rubbed spots to bottom of spine. Looks most handsome in brand new mylar. Book itself is beautiful -- navy blue boards with much ornamentation and gilded top edge. #9 in the Chronicles of America series, but a stand-alone title. Photo of a colonial era kitchen with tissue protection at frontis. All illustrations tissue protected.. Other titles from the series available. 255 pages. Indexed. Numerous other titles from series avilable. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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2 Coldham, Peter Wilson English Adventurers and Emigrants 1609-1660
Baltimore, Maryland Genealogical Publishing Company 1984 Hard Cover Near Fine No DJ, as Issued 
Beautiful copy. Boards are clean and unbumped and pages are pristine with no names or writing. Text is comprised of abstracts of examinations in the High County of Admirality with Reference to Colonial America. Covers both Equity cases and criminal cases and provides an index of names. Fascinating stoires of true misdeeds! 219 pages. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Boston Under Military Rule (1768-1769) As Revealed in A Journal of the Time, Dickerson, Oliver Morton
3 Dickerson, Oliver Morton Boston Under Military Rule (1768-1769) As Revealed in A Journal of the Time
Westport, Connecticut Greenwood Press 1971 First Thus Hard Cover Fine No DJ 
Crisp clean book originally published in 1936 and reprinted here by Greenwood in 1971. Only fault is former owner's embossing on bottom corner of first two pages. Book measures 7"x10-1/4" and has 137 pages. Text is presented in journal form spanning September 28, 1768 through August 1, 1769 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Hopeful Journeys: German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America, 1717-1775 (Early American Studies), Fogleman, Aaron Spencer
4 Fogleman, Aaron Spencer Hopeful Journeys: German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America, 1717-1775 (Early American Studies)
U.S.A. Univ of Pennsylvania Press 1996 0812233093 / 9780812233094 First Printing Hard Cover Fine Very Good 
Book itself is crisp and clean as new -- no bumps to boards, no names or writing, and pristine pages and page edges. The dustjacket is likewise clean and attractive with no tears or chips. Only faulr is sunning to spine. Looks most handsome in brand new mylar cover.Illustrarted with charts and images in black and white. Book is billed as the first comprehensive history of German immigration to America in the 18th century. Book measures 6-1/4" x 9-1/2" and has 257 pages including index. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Patrick Henry; Economic, Domestic and Political Life in Eighteenth-Century Virginia, Hardwick., Kevin R.
5 Hardwick., Kevin R. Patrick Henry; Economic, Domestic and Political Life in Eighteenth-Century Virginia
Brookneal, Virginia Patrick Henry Memorial Foundation 1991 Soft Cover Fine Near Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Crisp, clean, beautiful copy. Card covers. 49 pages, plus three page annotated bibliography. Footnoted. An interpretive account of Patrick Henry's life at Red Hill Plantation, his home between 1794 and 1799, as well as his burial site. Organized into five chapters; A Biographical Overview; Economic Life; Legal and Political Life; Domestic Life; and Dwellings and Land. 
Price: 12.95 USD
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William Penn Horticulturist (SIGNED), Hunt, Rachel McMasters Miller
6 Hunt, Rachel McMasters Miller William Penn Horticulturist (SIGNED)
Pittsburgh, PA University of Pittsburgh Press 1953 First Edition Gard Cover Fine No DJ 
Very handsome, slim book with especially nice paper and SIGNED and inscribed by author on front free endpaper thuis "This little book From the University of Pittsburgh Press in inscribed to ---- ----- ----- to the auhtor, Rachel Mc M M Hunt." No other owriting and virtually no wear. Bright gilt to both face and spine. Illustrated. 38 pages. Measures 6-1/4"x9-1/4" 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Arms and Armor in Colonial America, 1526-1783, Peterson, Harold L.
7 Peterson, Harold L. Arms and Armor in Colonial America, 1526-1783
Mineola, New York, U.S.A. Dover Pubns 2000 048641244X / 9780486412443 Dover Reprint Soft Cover Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Crisp, clean book with no creasing and no names or writing. Measures 7-1/4:x10" and has 350 pages. Illustrated throughout with very good quality black and white photographs -- more than 300 in all covering firearms, ammo, edged weapons and armor. Text by Peterson, a noted expert in the field, traces the evolution of arms and armor in colonial America over 250 years. 
Price: 26.95 USD
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Pursuing Refinement in Rural New England 1750-1850, Zea, Philip
8 Zea, Philip Pursuing Refinement in Rural New England 1750-1850
Deerfield, Massachusetts Historic Deerfield Inc. 1998 096676904 First Edition Soft Cover Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Book is pristine inside and out, measures 8"x12" and is handsomely designed with pale blue floral endpapers and lavish color illustration. Printed to accompany an exhibit at the Flynt Center of Early New England Life located at Historic Deerfield. The exhibition endeavored to show the rise of refinement and civility in rural New England from 1750 to 1850. Text is presented as a play which presents the material culture of the day using many items from the museum's holdings. 91 pages. Indexed. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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