My hectic schedule (as a baker and traveling culinary writer) no longer
allows open hours at my warehouse on 15 Jane Street. It is now just my
writing office and storage. Please visit the online shop for all your New
York book needs.
Links are to a "static" list of books ->
most up-to-date info: My NEW website will have the
best way to search for books: My shopping cart now works! http://www.hopefarmbooks.com
& Children's Interest
of America Series
Search my indices
Search static lists by region/subject/site links ----> (but those lists get outdated quickly)
The over 3500 in-print New York State Regional Interest Books for
sale on this site can be reached from here. Every page is linked back to this one and
finding your way is as easy as clicking on the Table of Contents link at
the top and/or bottom of each page.
The only exceptions are the genealogy pages linked to the Genealogy Top page or
"Hub". They are maintained as a non-commercial NYGenWeb
resource with the official New York Ulster County Genealogy and New York Greene County
genealogy pages there.
I am often asked, "Where is a shop like yours for my
My answer is, of course, that there is none, but Heritage Books comes
closest. I buy some of the books from them that I offer here for sale, but they also list
100s of non-New York titles in all categories that I don't catalogue. Now, the nice folks
there have kindly allowed me to offer those "other" books vicariously - via the
link below. Please bookmark this page and remember to visit here again when you need New
York related titles.
The REAL Hope Farm Bookshop
(not this web page) is open most everyday. If you are traveling a great distance
call 845-246-3522 to confirm that I'm open, (or check the Community
In a HURRY? Bookmark this page and come back when you have
time to view New York's rich history - on line! BUT First . . . jump to the list of categories, open the section(s) you are interested in and either
file/save them to read off-line or file/print to have a hard copy.
Be sure you view the New Releases section
before you place an order.
Hope Farm Press specializes in books on New York State. That includes
New York Genealogy, Military History - i.e. Revolutionary War, French and Indian
War, Civil War; Native Americans (Indians) - i.e. Iroquois Confederacy, Six
Nations, Algonquin, Mohawk Indians, Delaware Indians, Mohican, Seneca Indians, Oneida
Indians, Tuscarora Indians; Dutch Colonial Histo
ry, Folklore, Environment, Hiking, Nature, Railroads, Steamboats, and Town and County
History. We also host the NYGenWeb pages for Greene and Ulster Counties, the Saugerties
Kiwanis Hudson Valley Garlic Festival pages, a Community Events page, and provide tourism
details and links to all the New York relevant websites.
Thank you for visiting ~ ~ Richard Frisbie
This website features a larger selection of New York State current and
colonial history, Genealogy, Transportation, Native American, Railroads,
Canals, Steamboats, Folklore, Nature and regional interest books - including
books on the Adirondacks, Catskills, Hudson River Valley, Mohawk River Valley,
Finger Lakes, Central and Western New York - than my store-front, but only because I can't
physically fit all these books on my shelves!