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Proceedings of the Delaware County Historical Society [Volume 2: 1902-1922]

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chester, PA, Delaware County Historical Society: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002796


Orig. wraps, modestly toned. Slight lean, lightly dampstained along spine panel. Small chip at bottom fore-edge corner with slight loss. Interior text block solid, slightly dampstained along bottom edges of early leaves. 409 pp. View more info

Historic Yellow Springs 1994 Antiques Show

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Chester Springs, PA, Historic Yellow Springs, Inc.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002806


Wraps, as issued. View more info

Spelling Bee On Saturday Evening, Nov. 29, 1902 . . . The Maytown Intermediate School

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chester Co., PA, Geo. W. Nauman, Print: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002809


Broadside, approx. 6 x 9", chipped with one small area of loss along bottom edge, moderately toned. Advertising spelling bee at Maytown, Chester Co., Pa. View more info

Benjamin West: American Painter at the English Court

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Baltimore Museum of Art: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002818


Color illus. stiff paper wraps. Catalog to accompany 1989 Baltimore exhibition. 120 pp., illus. w/ color + b&w plates. View more info

Sesqui-Centennial, West Chester, Pennsylvania 1799-1949 [Cover Title: The Picture Story - - -]

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: West Chester, PA, West Chester Chamber of Commerce: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002824


Rust-brown "leatherette" effect stiff paper covered boards, spiral bound. Approx. 8 3/4" x 11 1/4". Illus. West Chester, PA 150th anniversary. View more info

Golden Anniversary of the Lansdowne Baptist Church 1887-1937

By: N/A

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Lansdowne, PA, Lansdowne Baptist Church: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010119


Program, wraps. 4 pp. A few annotations to back cover, fold creases, lightly soiled. View more info

A Narrative of the Early Life, Travels, and Gospel Labors of Jesse Kersey, Late of Chester County, Pennsylvania

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, T. Ellwood Chapman: 1852

Seller ID: 015329


Both boards and flyleaves detached but present; spine panel lacking, binding otherwise firm. 288 pp. Text block generally clean, showing only light scattered foxing. Early printing, likely 2nd, after 1851 1st edition. View more info

Proceedings of the Delaware County Historical Society [Volume 2: 1902-1922]

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chester, PA, Delaware County Historical Society: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015728


Orig. wraps, lightly soiled. Institutional stamps on front cover and title page, otherwise unmarked. Hinges reinforced with cloth tape, original to issue. Square, uncreased binding. 409 pp. Scarce. View more info

Proceedings of the Delaware County Historical Society [Volume 3: 1922-1929]

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chester, PA, Delaware County Historical Society: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015729


Orig. light blue wraps, modestly soiled. Institutional stamps on front cover and title page, otherwise unmarked. Hinges reinforced with cloth tape, original to issue. Square, uncreased binding. 366,xvii pp. Scarce. View more info

Proceedings of the Delaware County Historical Society [Volume 3: 1922-1929]

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chester, PA, Delaware County Historical Society: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018583


Orig. light blue wraps, modestly soiled. Institutional stamps on front cover, otherwise unmarked. Lightly toned toward edges and along spine panel. Square, uncreased binding. 366,xvii pp. Scarce. View more info

The History of Old St. David's Church, Radnor in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, with a Complete Alphabetical List of Wardens and Vestrymen, and of the Interments in the Graveyard 1700-1906

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, John C. Winston Co. for Historical Society of Delaware County, Pennsylvania: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019775


Original edition in original light brown wraps, lettered in black, newly rebound (retaining wraps) in brown cloth, lettered in gold foil, with new endsheets, new head- and tail-bands, text block edges slightly shaved. Presents "as new." [xiv],208 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Not a modern-era reprint. Edition limited to 1,000 copies, this copy out of series. Superb reference copy, with durable binding that will hold up to years of use. View more info

Blanchard's Balloon Flight Commemoration 1793-1976 Deptford Township

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020587


Booklet/program, [4] pp., commemorating Blanchard's 1793 balloon ascent near the city of Philadelphia. Includes a copy of President George Washington's proclamation regarding the event and the program of events in conjunction with the American bicentennial. Slightly toned, otherwise intact. View more info

Blanchard's Balloon Flight Commemoration 1793-1976 Deptford Township

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020588


Booklet/program, [4] pp., commemorating Blanchard's 1793 balloon ascent near the city of Philadelphia. Includes a copy of President George Washington's proclamation regarding the event and the program of events in conjunction with the American bicentennial. Slightly toned, otherwise intact. View more info

Chester County History: Journal of the Chester County Historical Society - Volume I, No. 1 (Spring 1975) + Vol. I, No. 2 (Spring 1976) [All Published?]

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: West Chester, PA, Chester County Historical Society: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020635


Booklets, illus/pictorial wraps. [32] pp. + 32 pp. No. 1 shows abrasion with layering to paper at bottom front corner, otherwise only slight shelf wear. No. 2 is virtually as issued. Appears to be complete in 2 issues, all published. Historical activity in Chester County 1975 (Dallett); Chester County Log Houses (Schiffer); A Tool House (1862); Anthony Wayne - Washington's Special Lieutenant (Runkel); A Trip from Goshen to North Carolina in 1752 (Townsend/Lapp). Quite sc... View more info

John Fritz . . . Pioneer in Iron and Steel

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: West Chester, PA, Chester County Historical Society: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020639


Light tan stiff paper wraps, illus. and lettered in black. Lightly soiled covers, lightly foxed inside covers. 7 pp., frontis. portrait. Published in conjunction with the unveiling of historical marker at the Fritz birthplace, Londonderry Twp., Chester County, PA. Scarce. View more info

Chester County Historical Society

By: N/A

Price: $7.50

Publisher: West Chester, PA, Chester County Historical Society: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020640


Light tan wraps. Booklet. [16] pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Lightly foxed covers, date in ink on lower front cover. View more info

Bulletins of the Chester County Historical Society 1899-1900

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: West Chester, PA, Chester County Historical Society: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020641


Light gray wraps. [iii],74 pp., continuously paginated. Modest shelf/handling wear, some tearing and loss to paper along binding, toned along cover edges, binding staples rusted. George Washington in Chester County, social and domestic customs, 1801 West Chester taxables, Moses Marshall, Mason and Dixon line, centennial history of West Chester, taverns of West Chester, Thomas Cheyney, American flag and Battle of Brandywine, etc. Scarce. View more info

Bulletins of the Chester County Historical Society 1908

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: West Chester, PA, Chester County Historical Society: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020642


Dark salmon wraps. 62 pp., continuously paginated, illus. w/ b&w plates. Modest exterior wear, covers mildly soiled along edges. Interior shows mild scattered soiling, some old mildew/dampstaining scars (not active). Marriages by Moses Marshall; Jacob Taylor, Almanac Maker; Native Americans in Chester County; West Chester Meeting of Friends. View more info

Sadsbury Township Tri-Centennial 1682-1982 [Chester County, Pennsylvania]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sadsbury Township Tri-Centennial Committee: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025801


Tan stiff wraps, lettered/illus. in black. Light shelf wear, covers a bit soiled. 122 pp., illus., local ads. View more info

Illustrated History of Battery C., Third Brigade, N.G.P. [Battery C, aka Griffin Battery, 3d Brigade, National Guard of Pennsylvania]

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Avil Printing Co.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026184


Royal blue cloth, lettered in silver foil, bevelled edges, oblong format. Cloth is mildly soiled with a few light surface marks, slightly rubbed at corners and spine extremities, overall quite decently preserved. Binding (cord reinforced with cloth) slightly separating at hinges but quite firm, clean interior, a few leaves showing short closed edge tears. 48 pp., including many local advertisements for Phoenixville, Pottstown, Philadelphia, Reading, Royersford, Norristow... View more info

Sesqui-Centennial, West Chester, Pennsylvania 1799-1949 [Cover Title: The Picture Story - - -]

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: West Chester, PA, West Chester Chamber of Commerce: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017437


Rust-brown "leatherette" effect stiff paper covered boards, spiral bound. Approx. 8 3/4" x 11 1/4". Fully illus. with b&w photographs. West Chester, PA 150th anniversary. View more info

West Chester Sesqui-Centennial Commemorating 150 Years of Progress Since Its Incorporation of the Town as a Borough 1799-1949

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: West Chester, PA, West Chester Sesqui-Centennial Committee: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024720


Original edition, bound in sturdy blue cloth, with title in gold foil on spine panel. Sturdy reference copy, presenting "as new." Original wraps lacking, replaced with plain blue paper wraps bound in. Text block shows slight handling, edges slightly trimmed. 152 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Scarce. View more info

Proceedings of the Delaware County Historical Society [Volume 3: 1922-1929]

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chester, PA, Delaware County Historical Society: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036787


Orig. light blue wraps, lettered in black. Call label mounted on lower spine, no other library marks or stamps. Covers modestly soiled, spine panel toned, text block edges also a bit darkened by age. Square, uncreased binding, clean interior. 366,xvii pp. Scarce. View more info

Colonial Lutheran Churches and Historic Sites in Eastern Pennsylvania 1638-1775

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lutheran Historical Society of Eastern Pennsylvania/Lutheran Archives Center at Philadelphia: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038180


Stiff color pictorial covers, spiral-bound. Shows no wear but does show remnants of former owner's address label mounted inside front cover, else as issued. 135 pp., illus. Very obscure compilation and an excellent source on early Lutheran and Pennsylvania German history in southeastern Pennsylvania. View more info

Hutchinson Commandery, Norristown, Pa. No. 32 [Masonic Knights Templar]

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Norristown, PA, Hutchinson Commandery, No. 32, K. T.: 1892

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 038195


Olive green cloth, lettered/illus. in gilt, text block edges in gilt. Small format, approx. 5" tall. Cloth rubbed at corners and along sections of binding, mildly flecked. Firm binding, intact hinges. 52 pp. Vintage owner's inscription in pencil, dated 1874, on blank verso of front flyleaf. Dispensation, Charter, Consitution, Code of Statutes, By-Laws of Hutchinson Commandery followed by listing of all officers, commanders, charter members, and members (through ... View more info