Recapturing Wisdom's Valley: The Watervliet Shaker Heritage, 1775-1975

By: Filley, Dorothy M.

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127 pp. Slight soil along edges of front cover and minor roughness along top edge. Moderate darkening of covers, half-inch rip on fore edge of rear cover. Spine uncreased, text clean and bright. Numerous b&w historical photos. A detailed but lively account of the first Shaker settlement in America, which survives as a few preserved buildings near the Albany, N.Y. airport. Jointly published by the Town of Colonie and the Albany Institute of History and Art as a Bicentennial project.

Title: Recapturing Wisdom's Valley: The Watervliet Shaker Heritage, 1775-1975

Author Name: Filley, Dorothy M.

Categories: History, Architecture,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Colonie, N.Y., Town of Colonie, N.Y.: 1975

ISBN Number: 0890620105

ISBN Number 13: 9780890620106

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Size: 8vo -- 8 in. By 8 in. Square

Seller ID: 005832

Keywords: NEW YORK STATE. AMERICANA. SHAKERS. UTOPIAN SOCIETIES. COMMUNES. SECTS. UNITED SOCIETY OF BELIEVERS IN CHRIST'S SECOND APPEARING