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Image for The Pine Street Hotel:  A History of the Old Bucks County Jail, 1884-1985

The Pine Street Hotel: A History of the Old Bucks County Jail, 1884-1985

By: Anderson, Lois R.; James A. Michener (foreword)

Price: $27.00

Publisher: James A. Michener Art Museum: 1993

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30520


Very Good+; Softcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; SIGNED by author with personalized inscription. Minor wear on cover. Bright, clean, tight. Crisp pages. View more info

Image for The Company Towns of the Rockhill Iron and Coal Company  Robertsdale and Woodvale, Pennsylvania

The Company Towns of the Rockhill Iron and Coal Company Robertsdale and Woodvale, Pennsylvania

By: Bennett, Lola M.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Historic American Buildings Survey/Historic American Engineering Record, National Park Service: 1990

Seller ID: 28132


Very Good; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 98 pages, in brown pictorial wraps. Illustrated with black & white photos, maps. Small ding on spine. Otherwise crisp, clean, tight. Interior pristine; no markings. View more info

Image for Three Hundred Year of Quakerism At Birmingham 1690-1990

Three Hundred Year of Quakerism At Birmingham 1690-1990

By: Birmingham Friends

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Birmingham Friends: 1990

Seller ID: 26741


Near Fine; Hardcover; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 164 pages, bound in green cloth, gilt lettering. Illustrated. Crisp, tight book; cover slightly rubbed. Pristine interior. History of Quakers in Birmingham Meetinghouse, near West Chester Pennsylvania. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info

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Absegami Yesteryear

By: Boucher, Jack E.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Atlantic County Historical Society: 1963

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 19194


Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 149 pages, bound in blue cloth. Crisp, tight, unmarked book. In bright jacket with mild rubbing; one corner lightly foxed. Fold-out map on rear endpaper. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. Local history -- South Jersey, Atlantic County in the Pine Barren ; Packaged with care. View more info

Image for Mark Twain's Elmira 1870-1910

Mark Twain's Elmira 1870-1910

By: Cotton, Michelle L.; and Robert D. Jerome

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Chemung County Historical Society: 1985

Seller ID: 29315


Fine; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 72 pages, in wraps. Illustrated with black & white photos, map. Crisp, tight, unmarked. Bright, crisp, tight book. No names or markings. View more info

Image for Friends' Central School  1845-1984

Friends' Central School 1845-1984

By: Farraday, Clayton L

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Friends' Central School: 1984

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 28765


Near Fine; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; SIGNED by author on title page; then signed again with lengthy personalized inscription on front endpaper. 145 pages, bound in blue faux leather Light wear at head of spine. Tightly bound. Smudging at top of front endpaper above inscription. Else Fine with crisp interior. History of the Friends' Central School in Philadelphia.; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Sykesville Past & Present, A Walking Tour, New Edition

Sykesville Past & Present, A Walking Tour, New Edition

By: Greenberg, Linda F.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Brinkmann Publishing: 2012

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 31000


Fine; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 80 pp. in pictorial wraps. Abundantly illustrated with black & white photos. Bright, crisp, tight book. No names or markings. View more info

Image for The Down-Jerseymen:  Spirited Adventurers

The Down-Jerseymen: Spirited Adventurers

By: Griscom, Lloyd E.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Main Line Press: 1964

Edition: -

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 25130


Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; SIGNED by the author on front endpaper. Tercentenary Edition (2nd edition). 118 pages. Cover with light wear at spine ends; discoloration on back panel. Endpapers lightly toned with tape marks on top & bottom edges. Text & illustrations clean, unmarked. Jacket lightly faded; several shallow tears. Price intact on flap. Highlights include Signing of the Declaration, glass-making, Civil War history, ... View more info

Image for Blackbeard the Pirate and Other Stories of the Pine Barrens

Blackbeard the Pirate and Other Stories of the Pine Barrens

By: Homer, Larona

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Middle Atlantic Press: 1979

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 12598


Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; Wallingford, PA; SIGNED by the author with generic inscription on front endpaper: "With best wishes, Larona Homer". Reprint. Corner tips of cover lightly bumped. Interior clean, unmarked. Jacket rubbed on edges, several shallow tears, crease near bottom edge. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care.; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Recollections of Somerset County's Earliest Years

Recollections of Somerset County's Earliest Years

By: Husband, David; Ronald G. Bruner, compiler

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Somerset County Historical and Genealogical Society: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 30381


Very Good; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 147 pp. , bound in pictorial wraps. Bright, clean, tight book. hint of waviness on front cover. Light wear to corner tip. Pages crisp, clean, unmarked. A compilation of articles published in the Somerset Standard newspaper beteen 1869-1894; written by David Husband, Florian Husband and some by noted historian W. H. Welfley. Articles detail the early history of Somerset County, PA, and its founding families, based upon... View more info

Image for An Index to Persons in Lebanon County, from History of Dauphin and Lebanon Counties by William H. Egle 1883.

An Index to Persons in Lebanon County, from History of Dauphin and Lebanon Counties by William H. Egle 1883.

By: Johnson, Rhea Duryea (compiler)

Price: $38.70

Publisher: Lebanon County Historical Society: 1962

Seller ID: 29349


Very Good+; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 217 pages, bound in burgundy cloth with gilt lettering. This was a personal copy of author Rhe Duryea Johnson, with a gift notation to her from the Lebanon County Historical Society. Cover shows light rubbing on edges. Firmly bound, sound hinges. Pages clean and bright. View more info

Image for Lake Hopatcong Then & Now 2008

Lake Hopatcong Then & Now 2008

By: Kane, Martin

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Lake Hopatcong Historical Museum: 2008

Seller ID: 30684


Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 152 pp.; fully illustrated with vintage photos juxtaposed with modern day buildings and sites. Fine book in Very Good jacket. Bright, crisp, tight book. No names or markings. Dust jacket has a minor wrinkling at top of rear fold. Else Fine. View more info

Image for Confederate Monuments at Gettysburg;  The Gettysburg Battle Monuments, Volume I

Confederate Monuments at Gettysburg; The Gettysburg Battle Monuments, Volume I

By: Martin, David G.

Price: $34.20

Publisher: Longstreet House: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28623


Fine; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Numbered limited edition (no autograph), #368 of 1300. 297 pages, bound in red cloth. Large fold-out map of monument locations at back of book. Bright, clean, tight. Appears as new and unread. Map pristine. No dust jacket, as issued by publisher. View more info

Image for Songs for Coffee and Conference [Lawrenceville School, Lawrenceville, NJ]

Songs for Coffee and Conference [Lawrenceville School, Lawrenceville, NJ]

By: n.a.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Lawrenceville School: 1953

Seller ID: 30788


Good+; Pamphlet; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; Lawrenceville, NJ; 44 pp pamphlet, stapled binding, red printed wraps. Lyrics to 62 songs, popular with the all male student body (not coed until 1987) of this elite boarding school in Lawrenceville, NJ. No author or editor attributed. Reference to the Red and Black, "celebrate a Jersey morn", and the Esplanade help identify -- if there is any doubt-- that this is the Lawrenceville School in Lawrenceville, NJ. Songs i... View more info

Image for Covered Bridges to Yesterdays

Covered Bridges to Yesterdays

By: Pancoast, Hazel and Chalmers

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Self-Published: 1959

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 25632


Near Fine; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; SIGNED by author Chalmers Pancoast on the endpaper; also has author's address label affixed.95 pages, bound in red cloth with paste-on pictorial. Bright cover, tightly bound; mild rubbing at corner tips. Interior clean, endpapers toned. Vintage black & white photos of covered bridges, mostly in Ohio, some in Vermont. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. View more info