Books & Pamphlets

This is a truly miscellaneous mix of 19th and 20th century materials as well as a limited number of recent books. Stop in to see what else we might have!

BOOKS

  • AGAMEK: Lebanon High School Yearbook: 1995
  • ALLIS, Marguerite, Not Without Peril: A Novel, 1941 (Reprint from 1989)
  • AYLING, Augustus, Register of New Hampshire Soldiers and Sailors: War of the Rebellion 1861-1866 (Revised), Concord, NH 1895 (2 copies)
  • BAILYN, Bernard,  The Ideological Origins of the American Revolution, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts 1967
  • BANK, Mirra, Anonymous Was a Woman, 1979
  • BRIDENBAUGH, Carl, The Colonial Craftsman, 1950
  • BROWN, Rebecca A., ed., Where the Great River Rises: An Atlas of the Connecticut River watershed of Vermont and New Hampshire, Dartmouth College Press (UPNE), 2009
  • BUCHAR, Laurie and Rebecca Courser, Images of America: Bradford and Warner, Acadia Publishing
  • CARR, J. Revell, Seeds of discontent: The Deep Roots of the American Revolution  1650-1750, Walker & Co. New York 2008
  • CARTER, Hosea B., Manual for the General Court: Official Succession 1680 – 1891, 1891
  • CHILD, William, A History of the Fifth Regiment New Hampshire Volunteers in the American Civil War,  1861-1865, Bristol, NH 1893
  • CHURCHILL, Winston, Coniston, MacMillan Co., London 1906
  • CLARK, A. Harold, National Register of the Society Sons of the American Revolution; Louis H. Cornish, pub., New York 1902
  • COFFIN, Larry, In the Past: Essays from the Upper Valley, Book Two, Whitman Communications, Lebanon, NH
  • CONN, Granville, History of the New Hampshire Surgeons in the War of the Rebellion, Concord, NH 1906
  • COOPER, John, Historical and Statistical Sketch of Croydon, NH, Steam Printing Works, Concord, NH 1852 (reprint)
  • DAVIS, Andrew Jackson, Children’s Lyceum Manual, William White & Co., New York  1870
  • DOWNEY, Fairfax,  It Happened in New Hampshire, Tompson and Rutter, Grantham, NH, 1981
  • EWALD, Richard J. with Adair D. Mulligan, Proud to Live Here, Connecticut River Joint Commission, Charlestown, NH 2003
  • FAHEY, J.P., Mustered! Foot Soldiers of the 12th (NH Regiment), Hampshire House, Fort Ricky, FL, 2001
  • GUARD, Samuel R. and Lloyd Graham, Francis Parnell Murphy, Governor of New Hampshire, The Roycroft Shops, E . Aurora, NY; printed at Rumford Press, Concord, NH 1940
  • GUSTAFSON, RENEE,  Wildflowers of Grantham: Spring in Grantham, Grantham Garden Club 2012
  • HALL, Donald, Ox-Cart Man, Scholastic, Inc., New York, 1979
  • HALL, Donald, String to Short to be Saved
  • HAMMOND, Otis G.,  State of New Hampshire Papers, Vol. I 1640-1692,  1943
  • HARRIS, Marie, G is for Granite: A New Hampshire Alphabet, Sleeping Bear Press, Chelsea, MI 2002  (Illus. Karen Buesch Holman)
  • HEALD, Bruce D., New Hampshire and the Civil War: Voices from the Granite State, History Press, 2012
  • HEFFERNAN, Nancy C. and Ann  Page Stecker, New Hampshire: Crosscurrents in its Development, Tompson and Rutter, Grantham, NH, 1986
  • HERMAN, Bernard, L., Town House: Architecture and Material Life in the Early American City, 1780-1830, University of North Carolina Press, 2005
  • HOMEYER, Henry,  Wobar and the Quest for the Magic Calumet,  Bunker Hill Publishing,  Piermont, NH 2012
  • HOWE, Dennis E., This Ragged, Starved, Lousy, Pocky Army,  The :Printed Word, Inc., Concord, NH 1996
  • HOWE, Dennis E., The Industrial Archeology of a Rosendale Cement Works at Whiteport, Whiteport Press,  Kingston, NY  2009
  • HUBKA, Thomas, Big House, Little House, Back House, Barn, University Press of New England, 1984
  • JACKMAN, Lyman and HADLEY, Moses, History of the Sixth New Hampshire Regiment in the War for the Union; Republican Press Association, Concord, NH 1891
  • KARR, Ronald Dale, Lost Railroads of New England Branch Line Press, Pepperell, MA, 3rd edition 2010
  • LARKIN. Jack, The Reshaping of Everyday Life 1790-1840, HarperPerennial, 1988
  • LAWSON, Russell M., The Piscataqua Valley in the Age of Sail: A Brief History, History Press, Charleston SC  2007
  • LIGHT, Sally, House Histories: A Guide to Tracing the Genealogy of Your House, Golden House Press, Spencertown, NY,  1989
  • LORD, Edward O., History of the Ninth Regiment New Hampshire Volunteers in the War of the Rebellion, Concord, NH 1895 
  • MOTTELEY, P.F. and T. Campbell-Copeland, The Soldier in Our Civil War: A Pictorial History of the Conflict, 1861-1865  Stanley Bradley Publishing Co., New York 1885  (GHS Collection)
  • MURGATROY, JR., William A., Footprints of the Jolly Farmer 1959-2000, Lempster Historical Society,  2011
  • PARMELEE, Joseph Warren, Then and Now (collection of poems), 1895
  • PEARSON, Haydn, New England Flavor: Memories of a Country Boyhood,  Norton & Co., New York,  1961
  • PORTER, John C. and Francis E. Gilman, Preserving Old Barns, UNH Cooperative Extension  2001
  • PORTER, John C., History and Economics of the NH Dairy Industry, UNH Cooperative Extension  2007
  • RANDELL, PETER E., New Hampshire Then and Now, NH Historical Society 2006
  • RICE, Louise Graphology: The Science of Reading Character in Handwriting, Eaton, Crane and Pike Co., New York, 1925
  • SHURTLEFF, William R. and L.L. SHURTLEFF  The Shurtleff and Lawton Family: Genealogy and History, Second Edition Pine Hill Press, Lafayette, CA 2005
  • SKINNER, T. and T. HANSLIN, Barn Style Homes: Design Ideas for Timber Frame Houses, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, PA 2001
  • SLOANE, Eric, A Museum of Early Tools, Dover Publishing Co., Mineola, NY, 1964
  • SLOANE, Eric, A Reverence for Wood, Dover Publishing Co., Mineola, NY, 1965
  • SLOANE, Eric, Eric Sloane’s America (contains American Barns and Bridges; Our Vanishing Landscape; and America Yesterday) Promontory Press, Galahad Books, New York 1954
  • SMITH, D.C. and M.L.  SANBORN, Vital Records of Croydon, New Hampshire to the end of the year 1900, New England Historical Genealogical Society, Boston, 1999
  • TOWN, Silas, Town’s 4th Reader, Sanborn and Carter, Portland 1851
  • TOWNSEND, Luther Tracy, History of the Sixteenth Regiment, New Hampshire Volunteers; Norman T. Elliott, pub., Washington DC, 1897
  • ULRICH, Laurel Thatcher, The Age of Homespun, Vintage Books, New York 2001
  • VISSER, Thomas Durant,  Field Guide to New England Barns and Farm Buildings, UPNE Hanover/London 1997 
  • WETHERELL, W.D.,  This American River: Five Centuries of Writing about the Connecticut,  UPNE  Hanover 2002
  • WILSON, Lisa, Ye Heart of a Man, Yale University Press, New Haven, 1999
  • YATES, Elizabeth, Patterns on the Wall, Aladdin Books, New York 1953

BOOKS, no author

  • Farmer’s Cyclopedia Vol. I, Vol. III, Doubleday, Page and Co., Garden City, NY 1916
  • Scudder’s History of the US, Grantham Library Book, 1884
  • New Hampshire Manual of the General Court, Dept. of State, Concord, NH 1945
  • Heroes of WW II, Grantham Village 6th Grade project
  • Census of Pensioners for Revolutionary or Military Services, Washington DC, 1841
  • A Memorial of the Great Rebellion: Being a History of the Fourteenth Regiment, New Hampshire 1862-1865, Rand Avery & Co., Boston 1882
  • The New England Gazatteer, Sampson, Murdock & Co., 1902
  • Reminiscences of the War of the Rebellion
  • Sixth United States Census 1840 & Statistics from Census 1841
  • Valley Quest II, S. Glazer, ed., Vital Communities, White River Junction, Vt., 2004
  • Yankee Barn Homes Plan Portfolio, Yankee Barn Homes 1987

PAMPHLETS AND SOFT-COVER BOOKS

  • BROADWATER, Robert P., The Bronze and the Granite, Vol. I Stories and Anecdotes of the Civil War Leaders, Daisy Publishing Co., Martinsburg, PA (no date)
  • COOPER, John, An Historical and Statistical Sketch of Croydon, Concord, NH, Steam Printing Works 1852
  • DUNCAN, George H., The New Hampshire Selectmen's Almanac, Jaffrey, NH 1945
  • LYON, G. Parker (pubs), The New Hampshire Annual Register and United States Calendar for the Year 1852, No. 31, Concord, NH
  • SCHULTZ, E.B. and Tougias, M.J., King Philip's War: The History and Legacy of America's Forgotten Conflict, Countryman Press, Woodstock, VT, 1999
  • Sears and Roebuck Catalogue, DBI Books, Inc., Northfield, IL, 1970
  • WILSON, HARRIET E., Our Nig: Sketches from the Life of a Free Black, Dover Publications, Mineola, NY, second edition, 2005
  • Civil War Journal of Brigham Buswell 1842-1942 (Written Mostly at Seventy Years of Age)
  • New Hampshire  American Revolution Bicentennial Commission: New Hampshire's Role in the American Revolution 1763-1789: A Bibliography, 1974
  • New Hampshire Constitution 1784
  • New Hampshire Constitution 1977-1978
  • State Tax Commission:The Tax Crisis in New Hampshire, Concord 1937

OTHER

  • Atlas of Cheshire Co., NH From Recent and Actual Surveys and Records 1877 (1982 edition), Old Maps, Chesterfield, NH
  • NH Old Graveyard Association Handbook on Cemeteries, 2nd Edition, 2009