In a normal year the millions of snow bells that carpet these woods on South Road near Thorncrest  bloom in early April. They will be a little late this year. Photo by Peter Devers

In a normal year the millions of snow bells that carpet these woods on South Road near Thorncrest bloom in early April. They will be a little late this year. Photo by Peter Devers

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Old Houses in Millbrook - Now In Print

Old Houses in Millbrook

Old Houses in Millbrook is now in print. The collection of stories of houses and the people who built them and lived in them is now available through The Millbrook Independent by clicking this link or at the following bookstores:

Merritt Books, Millbrook

Oblong Books, Millerton

Oblong Books, Rhinebeck

House of Books, Kent, Ct.

Archivia Books, 993 Lexington Avenue, NYC

Johnnycake Books, Salisbury, Ct

Crawford Doyle Bookstore, 1082 Madison Ave, NYC

Softcover edition ($45) and hard cover edition ($100) available.

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