A B C Books of the Pennsylvania Germans/Abraham Harley Cassel, 19th Century PA German Book Collector/Marriages Performed at the Evang. Luth. Church of the Holy Trinity 1748-67 [Publications of the PGS Vol. VII (7)] [A B C und Ramen-Buchlein fur Kinder]


Natural linen, lettered and with front panel illustration in black. viii,299 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Cover title: A B C = und Namen=Büchlein für Kinder. Informative lead article on Pennsylvania German A B C and other primary/juvenile school and catechetical texts. Additional article on Mr. Cassel, among the first collector of German imprints in Pennsylvania, living in central Montgomery County. Trinity records are from Lancaster, Pennsylvania, though listing families settled in Lebanon, Berks, and other nearby counties as well. As issued.

Title: A B C Books of the Pennsylvania Germans/Abraham Harley Cassel, 19th Century PA German Book Collector/Marriages Performed at the Evang. Luth. Church of the Holy Trinity 1748-67 [Publications of the PGS Vol. VII (7)] [A B C und Ramen-Buchlein fur Kinder]

Author Name: Klinefelter, Walter; Marlin L. Heckman; Fritz Braun and Frederick S. Weiser

Categories: Pennsylvania German, Pennsylvania: Lanc, Leb, York, Adams, Dauphin Cos., Bibliography, Books on Books, Printing, Genealogy,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Breinigsville, PA, Pennsylvania German Society: 1973

Binding: Decorative Cloth

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Not Issued

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 016933

Keywords: CASSEL MONTGOMERY COUNTY HOLY TRINITY LANCASTER PENNSYLVANIA GERMAN DUTCH