Along the Saucony: The Kutztown Area's Early Inhabitants [The Artifact Gathering Legacy of Henry K. Deisher] [#191/200, SIGNED]

By: Strasser, Brendan D.

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Book Condition: Fine


Stiff color pictorial wraps. No. 191 of an edition limited to 200 copies, signed by author on main title, hand-numbered on copyright page. A few slight hints of handling, essentially as issued. 96 pp., illus. w/ b&w photos. History, genealogy, Native American artifact catalog/inventory. Includes extensive biographical essay on the life, career, collecting, and significance of Kutztown native Henry K. Deisher, with genealogical material on the Deisher family, a catalogue of Deisher's Native American artifact collection (now housed at the Pennsylvania State Museum), with additional information on other notable area collections. Also reprints Deisher's collected writings on artifact gathering and Native American history as well as selections from other volumes, most long out of print, concerning the aborginal populations of Berks, Lehigh, and Northampton Counties. Scarce, from a first and only printing limited to 200 copies, no longer available from the Kutztown Area Historical Society.

Title: Along the Saucony: The Kutztown Area's Early Inhabitants [The Artifact Gathering Legacy of Henry K. Deisher] [#191/200, SIGNED]

Author Name: Strasser, Brendan D.

Categories: Native American, Pennsylvania: Berks County,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Kutztown, PA, Kutztown Area Historical Society: 2003

ISBN Number: B001BUDVRC

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: N/A

Type: Book

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 034054

Keywords: LENAPE DELAWARE NATIVE AMERICAN UNAMI DEISHER KUTZTOWN BERKS COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA