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Chronicles of Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow (New York)

By: Edgar Mayhew Bacon

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1897, 1999)

Seller ID: B1335

ISBN: 0078841335X

Condition: 214 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1897, 1999), 2009, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 214 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This delightful volume is the perfect companion to Henry Steiner's The Place Names of Historic Sleepy Hollow & Tarrytown. From the legend of Sleepy Hollow to the capture of John André (Benedict Arnold's co-conspirator); and from the first Dutch settlement to the American Revolution, these charming villages have been the scene of historical drama, both real and fictional. Attractive illustrations of mansions and monuments complement the narrative which includes the life and customs of early settlers; prosperous businessman Vredryk Flypse's "castle;" the story of the Old Dutch Church ... View more info

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Narragansett Bay: Its Historical and Romantic Associations and Picturesque Setting

By: Edgar Mayhew Bacon

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1904)

Seller ID: B1392

ISBN: 0788413929

Condition: 377 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1904), 1999, 5.5x8.5, paper, indices, 377 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The author spent many years collecting material for this manuscript by examining old records, visiting famous landmarks and towns, and cruising among the islands. With fifty enchanting drawings by the author, photographs, a large foldout map of Narragansett Bay and an index of subjects and full names.377 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1904), 1999, 5.5x8.5, paper, indices, 377 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info