Book Shop

Members of the Society receive a discount on most titles, but  your purchase helps make our programming and preservation go farther! Unless indicated, all books are new. If you are interested in a used copy, we recommend contacting us in advance. For more information on titles, condition or shipping please email

Witch Trials

Raising the Devil: The Story of Witchcraft in Andover, MA (1990) D.K. Liffmann  $6

The Devil Discovered: Salem Witchcraft, E. Robinson (2001)    $15

Salem Witchcraft and Hawthorne's House of the Seven Gables, E. Robinson  (1992)   $15

"Andover Witch Trials of 1692", NAHS pamphlet    $2

"Our Sinne of Ignorance" (with 1692 map), NAHS compilation   $9.50 

Devil in Massachusetts, M. Starkey (1950)  Hardcover USED $7; paper NEW $9

Salem Possessed, Boyer & Nissenbaum (1974) paper USED $5

Andover Witchcraft Genealogy, E. Robinson (2013)   $5

Hawthorne and Salem Witchcraft, E. Robinson (2014)  $25

Salem Witch Judge, E. LaPlante (2007)  $5


Local History

Mills, Mansions & Mergers, E.G. Roddy (1982)  One copy; $25 (paper)

Looking Bak, M.E. Osgood One copy; $15

A Good-In Land Town, Stephen J. Roper (2001)     Now $40

Historical Sketches of Andover, S. L. Bailey (reprint of 1880 text)   Now $30

Greater Lawrence : A Bibliography, J Mofford (1978)  USED   $20

"A Brief History of North Andover" (2011), Martha Larson   $4

"A Tour of Machine Shop Village" DVD (2011)  $10

Thirty Years at Brooks, J. Tower Thompson (1958)  USED     $10

Honoring Our Past: Final Report North Parish Preservation Project 2002- 2009   USED     $10

“The Bush” photocopy booklet   USED       $5

"History of No. Andover Garden Club", Kate Hastings(1949)  USED     $5

North Andover Centennial Program (1945)   USED     $5

“Pathways to the Past: Tour of the Machine Shop Village” (2011)     $5

North Parish 300th Anniversary Program (1946)     $3

An Andover Primer 1778-1928 (1928)     $10

The Townswoman’s Andover, Bessie Goldsmith (1964)     $25

The Andover Way, C. Fuess (1926)    $20

Family History

The Journal of James Stevens (1911 reprint)      USED        $25

Moses T. Stevens : A Biographical Sketch, (1996) Robert Dale Stevens    $4

Horace N. Stevens Memorial booklet, paperback (1876)    USED   $3

Mrs. Nathaniel Stevens Memorial booklet, paperback (1882)  USED  $3

Moses T. Stevens Memorial booklet, hardcover   (1907)    USED    $5

Charlotte E. Stevens Memorial booklet, hardcover (1906)     USED    $5

Davis Families of Early Roxbury & Boston, Rockwell (1932)     USED   $50

Kate Johnson Ancestry, Rockwell (one of ten copies made, 1966)    USED    $100

English Ancestry of Peter Noyes”, NEHGS Register (1998)     USED        $3

Anne Bradstreet’s Continuing Appeal”, Essex Institute Quarterly (1975)   USED        $3

Samuel Osgood, First Postmaster Promotional Materials (1953)   USED      $10

Rea Genealogy (copy)         USED         $3

"In Memoriam Samuel Johnson" (1882)    USED        $5

"Aslebee Family", American Genealogist (1964)   USED         $4

"Aslebee Family", American Genealogist (1965)    USED         $4

 Mills & Farms

Edgewood: An Old Farm in the New Millennium (2011), Susan Walsh   $25

65 Years in Stevens Woolen Industry (1941), Nathaniel Stevens    (some copies are shopworn)   $15

Early Days of the Woolen Industry in North Andover (1925), Nathaniel Stevens(some copies are shopworn) $15

North Andover Historical Society Properties

"The Parson Barnard House", NAHS pamphlet--limited supply   $5

"Early Owners of the Parson Barnard House", NAHS pamphlet   $2

"The Parson Barnard Herb Garden", NAHS pamphlet                 $2.50

General History

"Sampler of Traditional New England ‘Receipts’," NAHS pamphlet   $1

Framed Houses,  Abbott Lowell Cummings (1979)     USED     $15

Williamsburg Hornbook, Felicity Wise (1972)   USED $2

 The Lewis & Clark Cookbook  $17.95 Now $12

Maps & Walking Tours

Maps of Andover  1692, 1830, 1852                $6.50 each

1884 Map of Old Centre of North Andover       $6.50

1884 Map of Downtown North Andover            $6.50

1906 Map of North Andover                             $6.50

Walking tour of Old North Andover Center        $1


Mail Orders :

Please make checks or money orders payable to the North Andover Historical Society in US funds.

All orders being shipped must be prepaid. If shipping to more than one address, include appropriate amount for each address. These fees cover the cost of staff time, packaging materials and postage. We ship using Media Mail. If something is required Priority, please email ahead for shipping amount. Maps are folded and sent flat unless otherwise requested (please add $2 to your total).

Orders under $5        –                 add $3.00

Orders $5 – $25          –               add $7.00

Orders $26 – $99         –              add $10.00