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Image for State of New York. Annual Report of the Forest Commission for the Year 1893. Vol. I. (Volume One)

State of New York. Annual Report of the Forest Commission for the Year 1893. Vol. I. (Volume One)

By: New York Forest Commission

Price: $1,295.00

Publisher: Albany NY, James B. Lyon, 1894


Ex Library. Green Hardcover worn and scuffed with bumped corners and spine ends. Front endpaper missing. Hinges split and repaired. Some overall weakness to binding. Some library marks. Many nice B&W illustrations and photographs. Some plates loose and repaired with tape. Pages and pates otherwise intact with few if any markings. Some age toning. This copy includes a near fine copy of the accompanying "Map of the Tracts, Patents and Land Grants of Northern N... View more info

Image for The Final Results of the Triangulation of the New York State Survey, Together with a Description of the Methods Employed.  Also, the Eleventh Annual Report of the Commissioners of the State Survey.  Transmitted to the Legislature, March 22, 1887

The Final Results of the Triangulation of the New York State Survey, Together with a Description of the Methods Employed. Also, the Eleventh Annual Report of the Commissioners of the State Survey. Transmitted to the Legislature, March 22, 1887

By: Commissioners of the State Survey

Price: $895.00

Publisher: Albany NY, Weed, Parsons and Company, Printers, 1887


Internally complete. Some pages detached. Cover very water damaged and musty. Endpapers with some water staining and marks. Maps and plates intact and all present, although some plates are detached as indicated. Book is valuable for the maps and plates as much as anything else. Includes 6 very nice plates of instruments on heavy page stock (Plate titles models of tripod and tower signals; Reconnaissance telescopes and heliotrope; Twelve-inch direction theodolite; T... View more info

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Adirondack Mountain Club Guide to Adirondack Trails: Northeastern Section

By: Adirondack Mountain Club, Orra A. Phelps, and W. A. Andrews

Price: $485.00

Publisher: Albany NY, Adirondack Mountain Club, 1934

Edition: 1st


A very nice copy of this first edition. The guidebook is still published by the Adirondack Mountain Club, although now it is in its 15th edition and has spawned a huge series of books each dedicated to a different part of the park. Dark green paper wraps with light wear, but otherwise very presentable and well preserved. Both front and rear hinges have reinforcing tape (archival quality repair cloth) inside the cover, but I have seen this on every copy of this book I... View more info

Image for A New and Concise Geographical and Historical Description of Clinton County (New York), Accompanying Averill & Hagar's New Map of the County, Compiled from Original Manuscripts and other Reliable Sources.  Adapted to the Wants of Businesses, and to the Us

A New and Concise Geographical and Historical Description of Clinton County (New York), Accompanying Averill & Hagar's New Map of the County, Compiled from Original Manuscripts and other Reliable Sources. Adapted to the Wants of Businesses, and to the Us

By: Averill, H. K. Jr., and Hagar, C. W.

Price: $425.00

Publisher: Plattsburgh, Averill & Hagar, 1879

Edition: 1st


A scarce first edition of this very collectible piece. Condition is quite rough, with stains, significant chipping, and a weak binding. Map remains intact, although stained, chipped, creased and soiled. Please see or ask for image. Pages likewise intact but dirty and worn. Hagar was a Plattsburgh school supply agent working out of Winslow's Block. Averill was a local civil engineer, surveyor, draughtsman, and patent agent. Please see image. More available. 17 pa... View more info

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In the Wilderness

By: Warner, Charles Dudley

Price: $285.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Osgood and Company, 1878

Edition: 1st


A worn but clean and intact first edition of this Adirondack and outdoor classic. Name, date and minor notes to front blank pages. Blue endpapers unmarked, with some wrinkling at a crack/split at hinge of front endpapers. Text unmarked and pages intact with some edge wear and aging. Brow cloth cover worn with rubbing, corner bumps and some light splotches. Spine ends frayed. Gilt title and decorations intact on cover and spine. Please see scanned image. 176 pages... View more info

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The Indian Pass

By: Street, Alfred B.

Price: $275.00

Publisher: New York, Hurd and Houghton, 1869


Gift inscriptions to front endpapers and a penciled price to following blank page. Some pages with some dark stains to the margins. Pages age toned, text otherwise clean. Edge worn and binding intact with some splitting between sewn signatures. Green cloth cover with wear and bumps to the edges and corners, and fraying to spine ends. Intact otherwise with some scuffing. Spine leaning or tilted. Plum Adirondack Bibliography number 627. Please see image. 201 pages. View more info

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The Early History Of Saugerties 1660 - 1825

By: Brink, Benjamin, Myer

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Kingson NY, R. W. Anderson & Son, 1902

Edition: 1st


Spine with a heavy twist (a bent tilt or cock). Penciled note to fep. Binding split at rear hinge. Cover and pages otherwise intact and clean with general age toning and wear. Good-minus to Good. Please see image if available. 359 pages. View more info

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Peaks and People of the Adirondacks

By: Carson, Russell M. L.

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Garden City NY, Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1928


Text unmarked. Pages intact with some light soiling and age toning. Edges with some wear. Binding intact but with some weakness. Name to front endpapers in pen, with a penciled note to following blank page. Some smudges to these pages as well. Green cloth cover worn with some spots and discoloration, notably to rear where there are a lot of splotches but also, to a lesser extent, to the front. Spine darkened with wear and fraying to ends. Plum Adirondack Bibliogra... View more info

Constitution of the State of New York, Adopted in 1846. With a Comparative Arrangement of the Constitutional Provisions of Other States, Classified by their Subjects.

By: Franklin B. Hough

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Albany, Weed, Parsons & Company, Printers, 1867


Missing front endpapers. Cover split and detaching at front hinge. Overall wear and rubbing. Corners bumped. Spine also with tears. Spine title and lettering intact and legible. Title page very smudged with some spotting to other pages. Edges smudged. Endpapers spotted and smudged. Text intact otherwise. 4to. 239 pages. View more info

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The Adirondack; or Life in the Woods

By: Headley, T. J.

Price: $185.00

Publisher: New York, Baker and Scribner, 1849


Text clean and pages intact. Some looseness to binding, notably at frontis where frontis and tissue guard have separated from sewn binding. Pages with some wear and aging, particularly spotting to endpapers and edges. Illustrations present and intact, but with some age spotting. This is most notable to the frontispiece. Green cloth hardcover with scuffs and wear, bumped corners and some splitting to cloth at edges (please see scanned image of spine). 288 pages. View more info

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Birds of New York

By: Eaton, Elon Howard; B&W Illus. And Color Plates By Fuertes [Illustrator]

Price: $150.00

Publisher: University of The State of New York, 1910-01-01


Both volumes in good condition. Tight with all maps and charts. 106 color plates intact and all present as originally bound. Some beginning looseness at spine and wear to edges of covers, notably to heads of spine where there is fraying notable, but intact and unmarked other than penciled dealer notes to front endpapers. Part 1 was published in 1910 with part 2 following in 1914. Plum Adirondack Bibliography number 3592. Please see image. View more info

The Adirondacks: Illustrated

By: Stoddard, S. R.

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Glens Falls NY, Seneca Ray Stoddard, 1893

Edition: 23rd


Front cover and frontis detached. Brown cover with black lettering with some curling and wear. Otherwise in very nice condition, interior clean and intact throughout. Please see image if available. 280 pages. View more info

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All Around Our Town

By: Davis, Charlie

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Oswego NY, Mathom Publishing Company, 1977

Inscription: Signed by Author and Illustrator


Illustrated by Frank Kraft. Signed by Author and Illustrator, number 36 of a limited edition of 500. Pages clean and intact. Illustrated green and yellow cover bright and clean. 128 pages. View more info

Noah John Rondeau, Adirondack Hermit

By: De Sormo, Maitland C.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Saranac Lake, NY, North Country Books, 1969

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed


First edition, First printing. Signed and inscribed by author (Decemper 12, 1969). Interior otherwise clean and intact throughout. Dust jacket clean and unclipped with light wear/scuffing to spine edge and very small chip/hole to spine. Very nice copy. 204 pages View more info

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Holiday Tales. Christmas in the Adirondacks

By: Murray, W. H. H.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Springfield MA, Springfield Printing and Binding Company, 1897


Cover worn, but intact. Scuffs, spots and discoloration, with a penciled number "45" directly next to title. Overall bow to the cover, moderate. Marks to endpapers. Text and images clean and pages intact with light wear and smudging. Binding intact. Please see scanned image. A great reading copy despite the cover flaws. 113 pages. View more info