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The Brandywine Valley: An Introduction to Its Cultural Treasures

By: Wamsley, James S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034578

ISBN: 0810936283

Condition: Fine


Rust cloth, lettered in green. As issued. Color illus. dust jacket is slightly sunned along spine panel, otherwise as issued. 224 pp., View more info

Hand Tools: Their Ways and Workings

By: Watson, Aldren A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Lyons and Burford: 1996

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 022919

ISBN: 1558212248

Condition: Near Fine


Illus. stiff paper wraps. Slightly bumped bottom corner, otherwise as issued, with square, uncreased binding. 416 pp., 400+ illustrations by author. Notably well preserved copy of a scarce issue. View more info

Fairground Art: The Art Forms of Travelling Fairs, Carousels and Carnival Midways

By: Weedon, Geoff; Ward, Richard

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Artabras/Abbeville Press: 1994

Seller ID: 031321

ISBN: 0896600513

Condition: Fine


Dark red leatherette, lettered/illus in gold foil, oblong format. Essentially as issued. Color pictorial dust jacket shows mild shelf wear, 3/4" closed tear at bottom front corner, 1" closed tear along top front edge, 2 short closed tears and slight chipping at head of spine, now in archival mylar. 312 pp., well illus., many color. 5th ptg. Decently preserved copy of a relatively scarce and elegant publication. View more info

Fraktur: Pennsylvania German Folk Art

By: Weiser, Frederick S.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Ephrata, PA, Science Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014865

ISBN: 1499570112

Condition: Near Fine


Blue cloth, lettered in gold foil. Oblong format. viii,103 pp. + colophon, illus. with color plates. Gift inscription on front flyleaf, very slightly rubbed extrems, virtually as issued. Limited to 850 copies. Science Press Christmas annual. View more info

Forefather Farm: We Restored a Pennsylvania German Farmstead

By: Whitacre, Patricia V.

Price: $11.99

Publisher: Fonthill Media: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037289

ISBN: 1634990064

Condition: New


Stiff color pictorial wraps, perfect-bound. Brand new copy direct from the author. 176 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs, [16] pp. color photos (44 total) at center. Engaging account of the transformation of a Pennsylvania German farmstead in Tinicum Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, near Ottsville over more than three decades. View more info

The Work of J. Gregory Wiggins, Woodcarver: Catalogue of an Exhibition Held in February and March 1951

By: Whitehill, Walter Muir (fwd.); J. D. Forbes (essay)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Boston Athenaeum: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024116

Condition: VG+


Pale peach wraps, lettered and decorated in black and gray. Mild tape residue wrapped around lower spine from removed call label, slight surface paper rubbing along top rear edge from label removal, institutional stamp along top edge of half-title, circulation pocket on rear flyleaf otherwise unmarked, with only light handling wear (never actually circulated). xi,17 pp., illus. w/ 8 b&w plates; 63 catalogued works. Robert Charles Billings Fund Publications, Catalogue Series No. 2. View more info

The Picture-Bible of Ludwig Denig: A Pennsylvania German Emblem Book [Publications of The Pennsylvania German Society Vol. XXIII] [Complete in 2 Volumes, Slipcased]

By: Yoder, Don (translator, editor)

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York, Hudson Hills Press/Museum of American Folk Art/Pennsylvania German Society: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008804

ISBN: 1555950345

Condition: Fine


Brown cloth, lettered in bronze foil. Two volumes, complete, housed in brown cloth-covered slipcase lettered in bronze foil with side panel color tip-on, oblong format. viii,180 + unnumbered color facsimile reprint of the Denig emblem book, approx. 250 pp. Magnificent. As issued. View more info

The Picture-Bible of Ludwig Denig: A Pennsylvania German Emblem Book [Publications of The Pennsylvania German Society Vol. XXIII] [Complete in 2 Volumes, Slipcased]

By: Yoder, Don (translator, editor)

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York, Hudson Hills Press/Museum of American Folk Art/Pennsylvania German Society: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015155

ISBN: 1555950345

Condition: Fine


Brown cloth, lettered in bronze foil. Two volumes, complete, housed in brown cloth-covered slipcase lettered in bronze foil with side panel color tip-on, oblong format. viii,180 + unnumbered color facsimile reprint of the Denig emblem book, approx. 250 pp. Magnificent. As issued. View more info

The Picture-Bible of Ludwig Denig: A Pennsylvania German Emblem Book [Publications of The Pennsylvania German Society Vol. XXIII] [Complete in 2 Volumes, Slipcased]

By: Yoder, Don (translator, editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Hudson Hills Press/Museum of American Folk Art/Pennsylvania German Society: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015157

ISBN: 1555950345

Condition: Fine


Brown cloth, lettered in bronze foil. Two volumes, complete, housed in brown cloth-covered slipcase lettered in bronze foil with side panel color tip-on, oblong format. viii,180 + unnumbered color facsimile reprint of the Denig emblem book, approx. 250 pp. Magnificent. As issued; slipcase very slightly sunned. View more info

The Picture-Bible of Ludwig Denig: A Pennsylvania German Emblem Book [Publications of The Pennsylvania German Society Vol. XXIII] [Complete in 2 Volumes, Slipcased]

By: Yoder, Don (translator, editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Hudson Hills Press/Museum of American Folk Art/Pennsylvania German Society: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015158

ISBN: 1555950345

Condition: Fine


Brown cloth, lettered in bronze foil. Two volumes, complete, housed in brown cloth-covered slipcase lettered in bronze foil with side panel color tip-on, oblong format. viii,180 + unnumbered color facsimile reprint of the Denig emblem book, approx. 250 pp. Magnificent. As issued; slipcase very slightly sunned. View more info

The Picture-Bible of Ludwig Denig: A Pennsylvania German Emblem Book [Publications of The Pennsylvania German Society Vol. XXIII] [Complete in 2 Volumes, Slipcased]

By: Yoder, Don (translator, editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Hudson Hills Press/Museum of American Folk Art/Pennsylvania German Society: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016810

ISBN: 1555950345

Condition: Fine


Brown cloth, lettered in bronze foil. Two volumes, complete, housed in brown cloth-covered slipcase lettered in bronze foil with side panel color tip-on, oblong format. viii,180 + unnumbered color facsimile reprint of the Denig emblem book, approx. 250 pp. Magnificent. Former owner signature on front flyleaf of each volume, otherwise as issued. View more info

The Covered Bridges of Pennsylvania: A Guide

By: Zacher, Susan M.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003822

ISBN: 0892710195

Condition: Near Fine


Light wear to corners, former owner signature along bottom front edge. 141 pp., illus. Comprehensive listing of all extant covered bridges in PA. View more info

Drauss un Deheem [OFF-PRINT: Pennsylvania German Folklore Society Vol. I (1936)]

By: Ziegler, Charles Calvin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Allentown, PA, Pennsylvania German Folklore Society: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025181

Condition: Near Fine


Full natural linen, lettered and with front cover illus. in red. Slight exterior wear, virtually as issued. [viii],15-73 pp. CONTENTS: "Drauss un Deheem" (Ziegler) [Pennsylvania German dialect poetry], with intro. by Harry Hess Reichard. Off-print, reprinting the first portion of PGFS Vol. I (1936). Scarce in this form. View more info