Boston, Massachusetts: Alfred Mudge & Sons, 1882. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. Item #27237
xxx + 569 + xiii + 1022 pages; useful indexes provided for each volume. Illustrations in black and white, architecture, portraits, folding map with seven villages & locations; these have their index. Volume I with the historical annals of the town; Volume II with genealogies. Previous owner note on the front endpaper of Vol. II: "Mrs. Henrietta C. Patterson Sanbornton New Hampshire bought from Rev. Moses T. Runnels Dec. 14th 1881 for $ 3.00" The author provided several blank pages at the Vol. I for notes; two have handwritten notations, in the hand of Mrs. Patterson, recording her own immediate family genealogy; Mrs. Patterson & her family are in the printed genealogical index as well. Volumes approx. 6 1/2" x 9 3/8" size, bound in the original sober dark brown cloth, gilt spine titles. Edge, tips wear to bindings; boards loosening on Vol. II, a heavy volume; in about good condition;.