Sag Harbor, New York: John H. Hunt, 1887. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. Item #027331
Volumes I - II - III: (V. I. 1887) 500 + (2) Clerk's Certificate & errata + vi index + (V.II. 1887) 501 + (2) Clerk's Certificate & errata + vi index + (V. III 1889) xvi + 500 + vii index. Vol. II includes the long folding plate with the original town street layout and the names of the owners of their properties found within the bounds of the old town. Committee of publication included Jonathan T. Gardiner, Jonathan Baker, Joseph S. Osborne; with the introduction by town historian H.P. Hedges. Volumes include the Records from 1639 to 1679-80 (Volume I ); 1679-80 to 1701-2 (Volume II) and 1701 to 1734 (Volume III). An essential resource for genealogical and historical research for the Colonial era on the east end of Long Island. Laid-in to the volumes are a few pages of modern notes concerning property allotments for dozens of names from East Hampton, corresponding to pages within the texts. Approx. 6 ½" x 9 ½" size; original plum-brown publishers' cloth covers, gilt-titled spines; some edge, tips wear to covers. Contents clean and in very good condition.