The History of the Town of Amherst, Massachusetts, Part I

Amherst, MA: David & Janine Stryker, 1959. 1st. Hardcover. First Edition Thus. 8vo. 640 pp. Index. Illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Owner name else a fine copy. Item #16991

Originally published in 1896 by Carpenter & Morehouse in two parts; Part 1: General History of the Town and Part 2: Town Meeting Records. This edition is not a reprint of the original publication, but is a binding of the original printed sheets, which have been stored unbound since 1896. It is complete except for certain pictures (of which no printed sheets could be found) and does not contain Part II, which consists only of Town Meeting records. The most complete history of Amherst every written, from the years 1731 to 1896.

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