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Records of Pastoral Acts at Emanuel Lutheran Church, known in the eighteenth century as the Warwick congregation, near Brickerville, Elizabeth Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania 1743-1799 [Sources and Documents of the Pennsylvania Germans: VIII]

By: Weiser, Frederick S. (transl., intro.)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Breinigsville, PA, Pennsylvania German Society: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039785

Condition: VG+


Stiff white pictorial wraps, lettered in black, perfect-bound. vii,229 pp. Covers and text block edges lightly foxed. Firm binding, clean interior. Former owner's signature on upper title page, otherwise unmarked. Scarce. View more info

Names of Persons Who Took the Oath of Allegiance to the State of Pennsylvania, between the Years 1777 and 1789, with a History of the "Test Laws" of Pennsylvania

By: Westcott, Thompson

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, John Campbell: 1865

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038880

Condition: Near Fine


Exceptionally scarce original large paper edition, newly bound in black pebbled cloth, spine panel lettered in gilt, tan endsheets, retaining original deckled edges. xlii,145 pp. Exterior presents "as new." Interior shows light scattered soiling. Often reprinted, but rarely found in its first (1865) appearance. View more info

Abstracts of Lancaster County, PA, Orphans Court Records, [Volume 1]: 1742 - 1767

By: Wevodau, Edward N. (editor)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Apollo, PA, Closson Press: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047354

ISBN: 1558563636

Condition: VG+


Stiff tan wraps, lettered in black. Diagonal crease to front cover near joint, otherwise minor handling wear, with square, uncreased binding, clean interior. xxi,182 pp. View more info

History of a Distinctive Family of Scranton and Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania [Family History of Rev. George Peck]

By: Weyburn, S. Fletcher

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Lackawanna Historical Society: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030770

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, tan-gray wraps, lettered in brown. Historical society stamp on lower front cover and main title, otherwise unmarked. Minor shelf wear. 31 pp., illus. "This history is not a genealogy of the Peck Family, as such, but, rather, an historical record of a single branch of that large and influential family, particularly that of Rev. George Peck, D.D." View more info

The American Genealogist, Being a Catalogue of Family Histories: A Bibliography of American Genealogy or a List of the Title Pages of Books and Pamphlets on Family History, Published in America, from 1771 to Date [4th Ed.] [Munsell's American Genealogist]

By: Whitmore, William H. (editor)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Albany, NY, Joel Munsell's Sons: 1897

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 013513

Condition: VG+


Stated 4th edition, compiled by the publishers (Joel Munsell's Sons), based on previous editions of 1862, 1868 and 1875 edited by William H. Whitmore. Dark red cloth, spine panel lettered in gilt. 328 pp. A valuable reference for genealogists. Lightly soiled cloth, mild shelf wear, one corner slightly exposed. Front flyleaf and first several prelims show corner crease. View more info

Port Arrivals and Immigrants to the City of Boston, 1715-1716 and 1762-1769

By: Whitmore, William H. (editor)

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Genealogical Publishing Co.: 1973

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 020899

ISBN: 080630541X

Condition: Near Fine


Green buckram, lettered in gold foil. Light shelf wear, spine lettering slightly rubbed. 111 pp. Excerpted and reprinted from "A Volume of Records Relating to the Early History of Boston Containing Miscellaneous Papers," Registry Dept. of the City of Boston, Document Number 100 (Boston, 1900). Republished w/ new index, repaginated. View more info

Port Arrivals and Immigrants to the City of Boston, 1715-1716 and 1762-1769

By: Whitmore, William H. (editor)

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Genealogical Publishing Co.: 1973

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 022282

ISBN: 080630541X

Condition: Near Fine


Moss green buckram, lettered in silver foil. Minor shelf wear, slight spotting to a small area of text block fore-edge. Date in pencil on front flyleaf, otherwise unmarked. 111 pp. First edition thus, with reconstructed index and repaginated. Originally published in 1900. View more info

Genealogy for Beginners

By: Willis, Arthur J.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn Limited: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023941

Condition: VG+


Purple cloth, lettered in silver foil. Light shelf wear, sunned spine panel. Former owner's address stamp on both pastedowns, otherwise unmarked. 144 pp., folding charts and maps, b&w plates. Aimed primarily at the researcher in the British Isles. Relatively scarce 1st edition. View more info

Jukes -- Edwards: A Study in Education and Heredity

By: Winship, A. E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, R. L. Myers and Co.: 1900

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041399

Condition: VG+


Green cloth, lettered in gilt. Mild wear with cloth lightly flecked along spine panel and a portion of back cover, lightly soiled covers, a bit rubbed at corners and extremities. Firm binding, clean interior. Former owners' signatures on upper front flyleaf and lower rear pastedown. 88 pp. Essays on the Jukes, (Jonathan) Edwards, Burr, and Dwight families (colonial New England). View more info

Autobiography of Isaac Jones Wistar (1827-1905): Half a Century in War and Peace

By: Wistar, Isaac Jones

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Philadelphia & London, The Wistar Institute of Anatomy and Biology: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003135

Condition: Fine


Blue cloth, gilt lettering, deckled edges. Faintly rubbed edges, basically as issued. Dust jacket shows sunned front and spine panels but only slight wear. View more info

Registers of the French Church in New York [Registers of the Births, Marriages, and Deaths, of the "Eglise Francoise a la Nouvelle York," from 1688 to 1804]

By: Wittmeyer, Rev. Alfred V. (editor)

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Genealogical Publishing Co. for Clearfield Co.: 1994

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 047362

ISBN: 0806303808

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff pale peach wraps, lettered in black. A few slight soil marks to covers, minor foxing to text block edges. Firm, uncreased binding, clean and unmarked interior. [v],325,xlii pp. Text in French. Originally published 1886. View more info

Wandering in the Wilderness [INSCRIBED]

By: Wood, Dr. E. J. C.; William Elliott Wood (compiler)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Richmond, VA, The Dietz Printing Co.: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 034024

Condition: Near Fine


Light green cloth, lettered in gilt. Light shelf wear, slightly bumped top corners, text block edges a bit dulled by age. Firm binding, clean interior. Dust jacket rubbed along edges, chipped with minor losses along lower front joint, both spine extremities, and top rear edge, now in mylar. ix,280 pp. Inscribed by author/compiler on front flyleaf: "My compliments and best wishes to a / man of leisure / Bill Wood" (no salutation or personalization). View more info

The Four Gospels Translated Into the Pennsylvania German Dialect / Daniel Schumacher's Baptismal Register [Publications of The Pennsylvania German Society, Volume I (1)]

By: Wood, Ralph Charles (transl.); Frederick S. Weiser (transl., intro.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Allentown, PA, Pennsylvania German Society: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040921

ISBN: B003MIYNIC

Condition: Near Fine


Blue buckram, lettered in gold foil. 407 pp., illus. w/ several color plates reproducing key leaves of the Schumacher frakturschrift manuscript. Schumacher's register is among the key sources for 18th-century Pennsylvania German genealogical information in Northampton, Lehigh, Berks, Schuylkill, Montgomery, and Lancaster Counties. Mild foxing along a portion of top text block edge, otherwise as issued. Firm binding, clean interior. View more info

Sauerwein Family Wisdom 1730-1987 [SIGNED]

By: Worman, Dorothy Elsie

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Decorah, IA and Allentown, PA, Anundsen Publishing Co. for Dorothy Elsie Worman: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 045044

ISBN: B0006ENTGW

Condition: Near Fine


Light brown buckram, lettered in gold foil. x,326 pp. Inscribed by author on front blank preceding title page, with post card in author's hand laid in. A few instances of handwriting and notations internally, otherwise unmarked and as issued. Very scarce. View more info

Swiss Family Worman 1340-1985 [SIGNED]

By: Worman, Dorothy Elsie

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Decorah, IA and Allentown, PA, Anundsen Publishing Co. for Dorothy Elsie Worman: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 045045

ISBN: B0006EIED0

Condition: Very Good


Light brown buckram, lettered in gold foil. Signed by author on title page, full signature, undated. xviii,223 pp. Highlighting scattered throughout interior, with former owner's notation on front flyleaf, otherwise unmarked and as issued. Very scarce. View more info

Land Records of Sussex County, Delaware, 1769-1782: Deed Books L No. 11 & M No. 12

By: Wright, F. Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Heritage Books: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 042325

ISBN: 1585492981

Condition: Fine


Stiff gray wraps, lettered in green. Mere hints of shelf wear, essentially as issued. Square, uncreased binding, clean interior. vi,271 pp. View more info

Berks County Church Records of the 18th Century, Volume 4

By: Wright, F. Edward

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Westminster, MD, Family Line Publications: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046708

ISBN: B003MBCMZ0

Condition: Very Good


Stiff pale pink wraps, lettered/illus. in brown. Mild handling wear, one stress crease along a firm, square binding. xxviii,298 pp. Records for Reading First Reformed, Zion's/Spiess's, selected records of John Casper Stoever, Atolheo Lutheran, selected records of Rev. Helffrich, Christ (Mertz), Old Northkill Lutheran (Friedens). View more info

Abstracts of Philadelphia County Wills 1682-1726

By: Wright, F. Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Westminster, MD, Family Line Publications: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047370

ISBN: 1585493023

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff laminated ivory wraps. [iii],297 pp. Minor foxing along text block edges, minor handling wear. Square, uncreased binding, clean and unmarked interior. View more info

Abstracts of Philadelphia County Wills 1726-1747

By: Wright, F. Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Westminster, MD, Family Line Publications: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047371

ISBN: 1585493112

Condition: Very Good


Stiff laminated pale pink wraps. [iii],297 pp. Modest handling wear with some light creasing and thumbing marks to front cover. Square, uncreased binding, clean and unmarked interior. View more info

Abstracts of Philadelphia County Wills 1748-1763

By: Wright, F. Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Westminster, MD, Willow Bend Books: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047372

ISBN: 1585490571

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff laminated ivory wraps. [iii],284 pp. Minor handling wear. Square, uncreased binding, clean and unmarked interior. 2nd ptg.: 1999. View more info

Abstracts of Philadelphia County Wills 1777-1790

By: Wright, F. Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Westminster, MD, Family Line Publications: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047373

ISBN: 1585494585

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff laminated pale pink wraps. [iii],295 pp. Slight handling wear. Square, uncreased binding, clean and unmarked interior. View more info

Abstracts of Philadelphia County Wills 1802-1809

By: Wright, F. Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Westminster, MD, Family Line Publications: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047374

ISBN: 1585494607

Condition: Very Good


Stiff laminated gray wraps. [iii],278 pp. A few creases to front cover, otherwise nearly as issued. Square, uncreased binding, clean and unmarked interior. View more info

Abstracts of Philadelphia County Wills 1815-1819

By: Wright, F. Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Westminster, MD, Family Line Publications: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047376

ISBN: 1585494623

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff laminated teal blue wraps. [iii],216 pp. Slight handling wear. Square, uncreased binding, clean and unmarked interior. View more info

Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Church Records of the 18th Century, Volume 4: Warwick Moravian; Lititz Moravian; Donegal/Mount Joy Moravian

By: Wright, F. Edward; Robert L. Hess and Rodger Bundy (transl.)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Westminster, MD, Willow Bend Books: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023765

ISBN: 1585496162

Condition: Near Fine


White stiff wraps, laminated, lettered in green. Slight handling wear, virtually as issued, with square, uncreased binding. xxiv,245 pp., indexed. This listing is for "Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Church Records of the 18th Century, Volume 4," NOT "Abstracts of Loudon" [Virginia], from the same publisher and evidently issued with the same ISBN. View more info

Behold! the Polish-Americans

By: Wytrwal, Joseph A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Endurance Press: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037568

ISBN: 0686656407

Condition: Near Fine


Blue cloth, lettered in gold foil. Lightly rubbed corners and spine extremities, slight foxing to text block edges (a bit more pronounced on top edge). Firm binding. Book plate with short gift inscription mounted on upper front flyleaf. xiv,667 pp. View more info