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1 Barretts Bottoms (Chairmakers) 
Kearneysville WV Barretts Bottoms 1985 Softcover (Side-stapled) Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
This is a 1985 furniture catalog issued by Barretts Bottoms, a producer of hand crafted furniture. Their work is influenced by Shaker furniture designs and techniques. Items include : Shaker Chair, Ohio Valley Chair, pennsylvania Country Chair, Four Slat Chair, Arm Chair, Rocking Chair, Writing Arm Chair, and more. Design techniques are discussed. B&W illustrations. Price list insert. Book Condition ; Very Good; no internal markings; slight creasing near spine edge; price sticker remnant at bottom right rear. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 Proceeedings of the Lehigh County Historical Society (Number 35 1982) : The Diary of Judge Frank M. Trexler Baldridge, Edwin R. (editor)
Allentown PA Lehigh County Historical Society 1982 1st Edition Hardcover Good Plus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
1982 semi-annual of the Lehigh County Historical Society, Number 35. Other than Society business, the whole of this volume is a publication of the diary from the late 19th century of Judge Frank M. Trexler. Trexler served for 32 years as a judge and for 13 years as President of the Historical Society. Book Condition : Good+, Ex-School Library; rubber stamps and cataloging information inside front and rear covers and on title page; slight bump to spine ends, no markings to text; binding tight. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 The Catalogue of the Centenary Exhibition of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, 1827-1927 Baltimore & Ohio Railroad
Baltimore, MD Baltimore & Ohio Railroad 1927 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Catalog for the B&O Centenary exhibition at Halethorpe Field in Baltimore MD in September and October 1927. Documents railroad history with listings of items from badges, ephemera, parts and couplers to locomotives and cars.172 pp. w/ b& w photos and illustrations. Book Condition : Good; no text marks, owner inscription on front free end paper; scattered page and page tip creasing; wear and chipping along cover edges; some light staining and creasing to covers. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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4 Porches : An Introduction to the Citizens of Annville, Pennsylvania (Two Volume Set) Billings, Phil
Annville PA Privately Published 1985 Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Massad, Dan 
This is a two volume set of poetry and illustrations celebrating the town of Annville Pennsylvania, home to Lebanon Valley College. The poems are inspired by conversations with local residents. Each volume is 9" wide x 10" long. Book Conditions : Good. Volume 1 has rubbing to covers and staining on the rear cover; creasing at top right front cover and title page; thumb print on text block; no text markings. Volume 2 has light wear to cover corners; some cover rubbing; no internal markings. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 AMERICANA WOOD CARVING & NEEDLEWORK - AMERICAN WOODCARVING AND NEEDLEWORK Colio, Quintina
Ephrata PA Science Press 1974 Hardcover Near Fine No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Science Press 1974 Christmas keepsake. Richly illustrated with b&w and color photos, many full page. Details Pennsylvania folk art carver Lewis Bieber DeTurk in the first section and perforated-card needlework in the second section. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks; binding tight; light bumping to spine ends and cover corners; No Dust jacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 It Happened in Paradise: An Historical Pageant Denlinger, Robert C. and Samuel S. Wenger
Paradise PA Privately Published 1963 Softcover (Side-stapled) Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Side-stapled softcover. Contains text and b&w photos of pageant the town put on in commemoration of Paradise Pennsylvania's 250th anniversary in 1962. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks; slight curl to top right front cover; one or two smudges inside, otherwise unmarked. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 Mr. Goodhue Remembers Portland: Scenes from the Mid-19th Century Earle G. Shettleworth, Jr. and William David Barry
Portland ME Maine Historical Preservation Committee 1981 Softcover (Side-stapled) Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Charles Quincy Goodhue 
Side-stapled oblong softcover, 64 pp. B&w plates of drawings done by Charles Quincy Goodhue in the 1890's and 1900's. Several of the sketches show Portland Maine prior to the 1866 fire which destroyed 1500 buildings. A matching page of text faces each drawing. Book Condition : Good; no text marks; mark at top center and ink mark at top right front cover; light toning near spine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 200 Years of Maine Housing: A Guide for the House Watcher Frank A. Beard
Portland ME Maine Historical Preservation Committee 1981 3rd Edition Softcover (Side-stapled) Good Plus Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Side-stapled oblong softcover, 23 pp. 3rd Revised Edition. B&w photos throughout. Short survey of domestic architecture styles in Maine - Georgian, Federal, Greek Revival, Gothic Revival, Italianate, mansard, Stick, Octagon, Queene Anne, Shingle, and Colonial Revival. Book Condition : Good+; no text marks; ink mark at top right front cover; light toning near spine; light impress crease on rear cover. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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9 The Olde New England Trilogy. Tales of Old New England; Tales of the New England Coast; Tales of New England Past Frank Oppel
Secaucus NJ Castle Books 1985 Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
3 vol. set in slipcase. Reprints of turn of the century historical articles, stories, and illustrations which appeared in New England magazines. Each contains 25 -31 short pieces. Book Conditions : Good to Near Fine; Tales of New England Past has a relaxed binding and early signs of separation due to a manufacturing flaw; all books are free of text marks and appear unread. Dust Jackets are Very Good with minimal shelf wear to edges. Slipcase has some scuffing outside and some staining inside (books do not). PLEASE NOTE : Extra postage may be requested due to weight of set. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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10 Arthur Burdett Frost, 1851-1928, artist and humorist: The exhibition January 11 through May 18, 1986 Gene E. Harris
Chadds Ford PA Brandywine River Museum 1986 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Catalog for 1986 exhibition of works by noted rural illustrator and humorist A.B. Frost at the Brandywine River Museum. 63 pp. featuring c. 30 mostly b&w plates selected from 83 exhibit objects (including c. 10 from Uncle Remus and Br'er Rabbit stories). Several additional photos and paintings of Frost. Book Condition : Very Good; no text marks; light cover corner creasing; mild rubbing to covers. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Silversmiths of Lancaster, Pennsylvania 1730-1850 Gerstell, Vivian S.
Lancaster PA Lancaster County Historical Society 1972 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
A study of Early American Silver work as exemplified by the silversmiths of Lancaster Pennsylvania. As one of the earliest and largest inland communities of the colonies and early United States, Lancaster's relative affluence attracted skilled artisans and craftsmen. Well illustrated with b&w photos. Book Condition : Near Fine; no internal markings. No Dust Jacket as issued. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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12 Lula : A Portrait in Pictures and Prose of a Keystone, Colorado Family Gilliland, Mary Ellen
Dillon CO Summit Historical Society 1990 Limited Hardcover Good Plus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Limited edition, 671/1000. "Chronicles the life and times of the Myers family who shaped and influenced the people and events of Summit County for nearly 100 years." Illustrates Western life from the Civil War period to the mid 20th century. Book Condition : Good+; no internal markings; two stains (one dime size one coffee cup ring) to rear cover; light spotting to text block. 
Price: 11.50 USD
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13 Proceeedings of the Lehigh County Historical Society (Number 32 1978) Hellerich, Mahlon H. (editor)
Allentown PA Lehigh County Historical Society 1978 1st Edition Hardcover Good Plus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
1978 semi-annual of the Lehigh County Historical Society, Number 32. Includes 14 articles on various historical subjects in addition to Society business. Articles include : Life in an Eighteenth-Century Moravian Community; Reflections on Area Trolley Lines of Fifty Years Ago; The Development of Allentown, 1811-1873; Helffrich on Fogelsville During the Civil War; Index to Lehigh County Deeds, Part IV; and more. Book Condition : Good+, Ex-School Library; rubber stamps and cataloging information inside front and rear covers and on title page; very light scuffing to covers, small mark at bottom right front cover corner; no markings to text; binding tight. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14 Proceeedings of the Lehigh County Historical Society (Number 34 1980) Hellerich, Mahlon H. (editor)
Allentown PA Lehigh County Historical Society 1980 1st Edition Hardcover Good Plus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
1980 semi-annual of the Lehigh County Historical Society, Number 34. Includes 15 articles on various historical subjects in addition to Society business. Articles include : The Lehigh County Long Rifle; Upper Lehigh Pennsylvania German Folk Arts and Crafts; History of the Liberty Bell Shrine; several Church histories; and more. Book Condition : Good+, Ex-School Library; rubber stamps and cataloging information inside front and rear covers and on title page; very light scuffing to covers, small mark at bottom left rear cover corner; pencil marks to table of contents, no other markings to text; binding tight. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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I Didn't Know That!: An Exhibition of First Happenings in Maryland, Heyl, Edgar G.
15 I Didn't Know That!: An Exhibition of First Happenings in Maryland Heyl, Edgar G.
Baltimore MD Maryland Historical Society 1973 1st Edition Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Good Plus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo up to 9" tall Inscribed by Author(s)
Inscribed by Author on title page : "For Bill Keller, from his friend, Ed Heyl, 6 January 1982". Exhibit catalog, Maryland Historical Society from 09/24 - 12/02/1973. 176 first happenings, in a wide range of activities, in Maryland during the period 1634 to 1973. B&w photos, 61 pp. Book Condition : Good+; no text marks; light corner tip bends; light spotting to cover; tiny tear to top of spine and to front bottom edge with a bit of creasing. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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16 Proceeedings of the Lehigh County Historical Society (Number 31 1976) Hoffman, Donald B. (editor)
Allentown PA Lehigh County Historical Society 1976 1st Edition Hardcover Good Plus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
1976 Bicentennial semi-annual of the Lehigh County Historical Society, Number 31. Includes 13 articles on various historical subjects in addition to Society business. Several articles focus on the Revolutionary War including : " Allentown During the Revolution" and "The Revolutionary Generation in Lehigh County - An Evaluation". A brochure from The Stroud Mansion House, Home of Jacob Stroud "Founder of Stroudsburg" is inlaid. Book Condition : Good+, Ex-School Library; rubber stamps and cataloging information inside front and rear covers and on title page; very light scuffing to covers; no markings to text; binding tight. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 United States Military Magazine, Volume 2: 1840-1841 Huddy, William M.
York PA American History Publications 1971 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Duval, Peter S. 
Facsimile Reprint of Volume 2 of the original 3 volume set of the United States Military magazine by William Huddy and lithographer Peter Duval. Attempts to capture the grandeur of the lithographs which made the original publication famous, 25 primarily color reproductions are included. Imagery of United States military dress and its naval emphasis, covers The Battle of Bunker Hill, The Battle of New Orleans, Battle of Lake Erie and many more from both the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks; a few small stains to top text block. Dust Jacket Condition : Good; stain spots on read DJ; shelf wear to edges. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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18 Burnt Tavern Road I. Yevish
Cape May Point NJ I Yevish Books 1992 0962633046 / 9780962633041 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
Historic fiction set in the New Jersey Pine barrens in the 1830's. Portrait artist comes to the area and soon learns its secrets and falls in love. Book Condition : Good; no text marks; cover corner wear; light staining to covers; push pin indentation on front and back covers effecting several pages. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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19 Bygone Baltimore: A historical portrait Jacques Kelly
Norfolk VA The Donning Company 1982 0898651344 / 9780898651348 Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Signed by Author(s)
Signed by Author on label on half title page. Oversize softcover. Photo history with complementary text. Photos selected "to show typical, old Baltimore scenes and events". Subjects include Churches, Easter Parades, row homes, market days, much more. Book Condition : Good; no text marks; curling to cover corners causing page tip creasing to first few pages; crease to bottom left rear cover. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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20 Civil War Battlefields Then and Now (Then & Now Thunder Bay) Jr. James Campi
San Diego CA Thunder Bay Press 2002 1571458654 / 9781571458650 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Signed by Author(s)
Oblong hardcover, 144 pp. with b&w and color photos throughout. Organized with a b&w "then" vintage photo and a modern color "now photo on facing page. Highlights the emergence of photography during the Civil War. Book Condition : Very Good; no text marks; slight waviness to glossy pages. Dust Jacket Condition : Very Good; shelf wear along edges. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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