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Denominations Originating in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

By: Spotts, Charles Dewey

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Lancaster PA, Franklin and Marshall Library: 1963

Seller ID: 38822

Condition: Very Good


Community Historians Annual #2; Maps; B&W photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 41 pages; Paperback in title lettered wraps with saddle stapled binding. Mild toning to cover edges and page stock. Illustrated with B&W photos and a map. VG View more info

St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Lancaster, PA; 125th Anniversary, 1849-1974

By: St. Joseph's Catholic Church

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Lancaster, PA, St. Joseph's Catholic Church: 1974

Seller ID: 17967

Condition: Very Good-


Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 44 pages; Oversize paperback in pictorial card stock covers. Sound decent copy with light handling/storage wear to cover edges. No marks. Short closed edge tear to front cover. Illustrated with sepia tone photographs. Numerous local business advertisements in pages at rear. Hard to find title is the standard history of the St Joseph Lancaster church. VG- View more info

Sixty Years of History of the Honey Brook Fire Company #1

By: Stauffer, Alfred

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Honey Brook, PA, Self-Published: 1951

Seller ID: 35639

Condition: Very Good


B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages; Self published. Honey Brook Fire Company. Paperback in textured, red card stock covers, title lettered and with saddle stapled binding. Soundly bound and clean. Profusely illustrated with period photographs. Pagination is irregular with severl continuoulsy paged sections. Profuse number of period business ads fill a good many pages. Uncommon title, with none found in a seach of institutional libraries via Worldcat. VG View more info

Country Legacy: Lancaster County One-Room Schools

By: Stein, Gloria Sananes & Arnold Stein (Photos)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Lancaster PA, Brookshire Publications: 1994

Seller ID: 33926

ISBN: 188097603x

Condition: Near Fine


Photographs, color and B/W; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 66 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy color photo illustrated covers. Bright, tight and fresh; feels and appears unread and about as new. NF to F View more info

Atlas of Surveys of the County of Lancaster State of Pennsylvania, Compiled from Actual Surveys, City and County Records, 1899

By: Steinbarger, Graves and

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Na: 1975

Edition: Facsimile reprint

Seller ID: 39050

Condition: Good+


1899; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 96 pages; Circa 1975 facsimile reprinting of the atlas originally issued in 1899. Large folio with faithful and clean facsimile map reproductions, printed without attribution or place. Original orange cloth with titles in gilt. Cloth a little rubbed with mild fray at spine ends and corners. Contents bright and clean but shaken in the spine with mild gapping between 2 sigantures mid-book. Presumably the prior owner did periodic photocopying of the maps for her genealogical research. G+ ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or interna... View more info

Distinguished Military Men; Word Portraits of Eight of Columbia's Finest

By: Stetten, Wayne Von

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lancaster PA, Minuteman Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38647

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Photograph Portraits; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 218 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy title lettered covers. Snugly bound and clean with just superficial handling / prior reading evidence to cover edges; mild shelf bump top front corner. Illustrated with b&w photo portraits. VG+ View more info

The Story of the Elizabethtown [Pennsylvania] Rotary Club or the Club That Almost Wasn't!

By: Stratton, Ron

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Elizabethtown PA, Rotary Club Of Elizabethtown: 2001

Seller ID: 24473

Condition: Very Good+


Very good. No dust jacket as issued. ; Includes illustrations. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 110 pages; Original self wraps and clear mylar covers; spiral bound. Extensive history of The Elizabethtown Rotary Club from 1925 to the publishing date of 2001. Clean neat copy. VG+ View more info

The Memoirs of Lieutenant Governor, Lieutenant General Daniel Bursk Strickler

By: Strickler, Daniel Bursk

Price: $265.00

Publisher: Lancaster PA, Printed for the Author By Forry & Hacker: 1972

Edition: Limited Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27766

Condition: Very Good


Fine. No dust jacket as issued. ; Includes illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 277 pages; Hardcover printed for the author by Forry & Hacker. Limited edition of 200 copies; this example hand numbered and signed by the author; 52/200. Inscribed to Redmond C. Hager. HC in pebbled blue cloth with lettering in silver to spine and cover. Laid in at rear is a rarely seen 6 page addendum saddle stapled and with a typed note from the author paper clipped to the front. Scarce recollections of a prominent Lancaster PA military man who served in conflicts dating from 1916 Mexican border episodes ... View more info

The Memoirs of Lieutenant Governor, Lieutenant General Daniel Bursk Strickler

By: Strickler, Daniel Bursk

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Lancaster PA, Printed for the Author By Forry & Hacker: 1972

Edition: Limited Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 32411

Condition: Very Good+


Fine. No dust jacket as issued. ; Includes illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 277 pages; 1972 Hardcover printed for the author by Forry & Hacker. Limited edition of 200 copies; this example out of sequence and not numbered; signed by the author on the front flyleaf. Inscribed to Lavinia Hanke [? ] and dated 1988 by the author. HC in pebbled blue cloth with lettering in silver to spine and cover. Laid in at front is the uncommon 6 page addendum saddle stapled. Scarce recollections of a prominent Lancaster PA military man who served in conflicts dating from 1916 Mexican border episodes ... View more info

Rowe Motor History 1908-1925 Journal of the Lancaster County Historical Society, V. 79, No. 2

By: Summar, Donald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lancaster, Journal of the Lancaster Historical Society: 1975

Seller ID: 19415

Condition: Very Good+


Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 87 pages; Copy of the Journal devoted entirely to Summar's extended study. Bright clean copy with 15 or so period photo illustrations. VG++ View more info

Carrier Boy; Adventures of 13-Year-Old Timothy in a Famous 19th-Century Glass Factory

By: Taylor, Florance Walton and Leonard Everett Fisher

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Abelard-Schumann: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24051

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages; Solid clean copy in original pictorial dust jacket. Jacket lightly sunned at spine with some mild nicks at spine ends. An older jacket protector that we removed has left the jacket with a light wave and some trace residue of adhesive along the top and bottom edges of the first and last few pages. Illustrated with reproductions of woodcuts by Everett Fisher. Uncommon title, especially in jacket. VG/VG- View more info

A History of Strasburg [PA]

By: The Graduating Class of 1926 of Strasburg High School

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Strasburg, PA, Privately Published: 1926

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 20560

Condition: Fair


4to 11" - 13" tall; 80 pages; [Published 1926] this is a photoreproduction copy of the very uncommon original. Sold as found. Copied by the prior owner, two pages per sheet. In a period binder of black boards with a handwritten paper title label to the front. Note : this is a photocopy. A reasonable substitute for the scarce original. View more info

A Compilation of Squire Thon's Extracts, Selected from Diaries Covering a Period of Nearly Half a Century

By: Thon, Squire Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hershey PA, Gary T Hawbaker: 1993

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 39518

Condition: Very Good+


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 158 pages; Small trade size paperback in title lettered wraps. Facsimile reprint of the original from 1885, with introduction and index added by Hawbaker. Frontis portrait illustration. Snugly bound and clean; mild curl to the cover at the front edge. VG+ View more info

A Turn of the Century View of Ephrata 25th anniversary publication of The Historical Society of the Cocalico Valley.

By: Tshudy, James A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Historical Society of the Cocalico Valley: 1982

Edition: First Edition; Limited edtion

Seller ID: 13439

Condition: Very Good


Historical photographs; maps; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 132 pages; 1982 Historical Society of the Cocalico Valley. Oversize paperback in matte pictorial covers and saddle stapled binding. Limited edition; numbered 220 of 1000 copies printed. Solid, clean and neat; no marks. Small drink glass sized crescent of light discoloration to the top spine corner of the front cover. Tiny closed tear top edge of cover. Just light shelf/handling evidence to cover surfaces. Profusely illustrated with historical photos and small inset maps pointing to the location of structures in the photos. VG or perhap... View more info

Journal of the Historical Society of the Cocalico Valley, Volume II. I. Ephrata in the 1830's, Part 2; II. the Ephrata Paper Mill; III. the Hauck-Fry (Frey) Cemetery

By: Tshudy, James A. (Ed. )

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Ephrata, Historical Society of the Cocalico Valley: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17478

Condition: Fine


B&W Photographs and Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 68 pages; Saddle-stapled paper wraps featuring a B&W photograph of the Bethany Reformed Church on the front cover. Volume II. Bright, tight and fresh. About as new. Fine View more info

Dreaming on the Conestoga: A Collection of Sonnets Written on the Stream of My Childhood and the Poems of Idle Hours in a Busy Man's Life

By: Urban, Benjamin F. W

Price: $37.95

Publisher: Lancaster, PA, B. F. Urban (Self-Published): 1911

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 30549

Condition: Very Good


B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 312 pages; 1911 (Author published) New Era Printers, Lancaster. Limited edition of 600 printed, this copy out of sequence and not numbered. Bright fresh copy with ornate gilt titles to spine and cover and gilt pictorial design to cover. Square and snugly bound. Cloth very faintly distressed at spine ends. Included at rear is the author's "transcription" of M Heller's narrative experience as a participant at the battle of Gettysburg. Illustrated with tissue guarded b&w reproductions of photographs taken along the course of the Conestoga... View more info

Portrait and biographical record of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Containing biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens ... ... of all the presidents of the United States

By: Various

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Chicago & London, Chapman Publishing Company: 1894

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32427

Condition: Fair


Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 685 pages; Stout, oversize HC in leather covered boards. Probably the most uncommon of the late 19th century Lancaster "mug" books in which are profiled a great many prominent families and personages. This copy is in somewhat rough condition, best considered as a binding copy. Boards are detached; spine perished and missing. Evidence of tape reinforcement to the spine edge of the title page; 4 page index loose from binding and laid in. Text block snugly bound and clean; illustrated with numerous portraits from photograpsh and also some views. W... View more info

Portrait and Biographical Record of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Containing biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens ... ... of all the presidents of the United States

By: Various

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Chicago & London, Chapman Publishing Company: 1894

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38452

Condition: Good


Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 685 pages; Stout, oversize HC in period leather covered boards with title designs in gilt to board and spine. Probably the most uncommon of the late 19th century Lancaster "mug" books in which are profiled a great many prominent families and personages. This copy is worn with the front joint split and upper board largely detached. Leather drying and worn over spine with chipping and loss at spine ends. Leather over boards worn and scuffed at edges. Text block snugly bound and clean; illustrated with numerous portraits from photographs and also ... View more info

Older Than the Nation; The United Church of Christ and its German Reformed beginnings in Lancaster County

By: Wagner, James E

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Lancaster PA, Evangelical and Reformed Historical Society: 1977

Seller ID: 32391

Condition: Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 15 pages; Slim paperback in title lettered card stock covers with saddle stapled binding. Bright, tight and fresh; feels and appears unread and about as new. Fine View more info

Lancaster County During the American Revolution: Seven Volumes

By: Walker, Joseph (Ed. ) & John Loose, Frederic S Klein, Samuel E. Dyke, Jim Kinter; et. al

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Lancaster, Lancaster Bicentennial Committee : Sutter House: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 39426

Condition: Very Good


Drawings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 300 pages; [SIGNED] 1974-1976 Lancaster Bicentennial Committee : Sutter House. Complete set of 7 paperbound volumes in the original publisher supplied slipcase. All boos save for one are signed by both author and illustrator. The only title not signed is G Terry Madonna's "Revolutionary Leadership." Other titles, all signed: A Way of Life by Jim Kinter; The Pennsylvania Rifle by Samuel E. Dyke (signed by author on title page) ; Fighting the Battles by Frederic Shriver Klein; The Perils of Patriotism by J. Samuel Walker; The Military Market Basket by... View more info