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Proceedings of the Semi-Centennial Celebration of the Organization of The Delaware Literary Society Held at Thompsontown, Juniata County, Pennsylvania, June 23-24, 1911

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Juniata County and Wilkes-Barre, PA, Delaware Literary Society [Printed By Raeder Press]: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002703


Dark blue textured cloth, gilt lettering. Modestly rubbed joints and edges. Former owner signature on FEP. Lightly soiled text block edge, clean interior. Illus. w/ photos. Obscure. View more info

[Schuylkill Social Club First Annual Pic-nic Invitation, Adams' Grove, Schuylkill Haven, Schuylkill Co., Pennsylvania, 1884]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Schuylkill Haven, PA, Dengler, Printer: 1884

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002763


Ephemeral, approx. 5 x 9", tri-fold, addressed to Miss Mary Staufer. Printed by Dengler, Printer, Schuylkill Haven. Slightly toned toward edges. View more info

Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002764


Approx. date. Promotional tri-fold brochure, Schuylkill Co., PA. Accompanied by blue 1st prize ribbon, 1st Premium, Schuylkill County Fair, Pottsville, PA, 1924. View more info

Proceedings and Collections of the Wyoming Historical and Geological Society, Volume III (3) [Wyoming Valley, Pennsylvania]

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Wilkes-Barre, PA, Wyoming Historical and Geological Society: 1886

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013721


Original dark blue cloth with paper title label mounted on upper spine, deckled text block edges. Modest surface rubbing, label chipped with loss to edges. 128 pp. Firm binding, clean interior. CONTENTS (selected): Memorial Volume to Harrison Wright, including a Biography that occupies the majority of the volume, also Literary Work of Harrison Wright, Poem by D. M. Jones, Luzerne County Bar - Proceedings, Trustees of Osterhout Free Library - Resolutions, Historical Socie... View more info

Proceedings and Collections of the Wyoming Historical and Geological Society, Volume IV (4) [Wyoming Valley, Pennsylvania]

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Wilkes-Barre, PA, Wyoming Historical and Geological Society: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013809


Original brown paper wraps. Some loss along binding and joints, chipped front top corner. Several institutional stamps, otherwise unmarked. Binder's tag inserted. xlii,79-201 pp. Does not contain Vol. IV, Part 1 (published separately), entitled "Memoir of Sheldon Reynolds." View more info

Proceedings and Collections of the Wyoming Historical and Geological Society, Volume II (2), Part I [Wyoming Valley, Pennsylvania]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wilkes-Barre, PA, Wyoming Historical and Geological Society: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014249


Tan printed paper wraps. 134 pp. Some surface paper loss along spine panel, though binding remains firm and intact. Approx. 3" closed tear from top front edge repaired on verso with tape, modest shelf wear. Clean interior. CONTENTS (selected): Report of the Archaeological Committee, local shell-beds, Pittston Fort, bibliography of Wyoming Valley, Calvin Wadhams, reports. View more info

Proceedings and Speeches Made at the Transfer of Battle Flags to the Historical Society of Schuylkill County, December 14, 1913 [Publications of the Historical Society of Schuylkill County Vol. V, No. 2]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Pottsville, PA, Pottsville Journal Print: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021835


Gray wraps. 43 pp. Slightly toned covers, library label mounted at lower front corner. Slightly chipped bottom corner. Former owner signature on first page, two annotations internally. Scarce. View more info

Reports of the Inspectors of Mines of the Anthracite and Bituminous Coal Regions of Pennsylvania, For the Year 1891

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, Edwin K. Meyers: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029278


Dark green pebbled cloth, bordered in blind, lettered in gilt on spine panel. Light shelf wear, a bit of fading/spotting along text block edges (dyed red), spine lettering partially faded, but otherwise notably well preserved, with firm binding, clean interior. Stamp of Chas. Laudig, Sole Agt., Zion's Grove (Schuylkill Co.) on front flyleaf and front blank. 514 pp., illus. w/ numerous b&w photographic plates, schematics and cut-away views, maps, many hinged double-pag... View more info

Publications of the Historical Society of Schuylkill County: Volume II, Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 (1907-1910) [Complete in 5 Parts]

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Pottsville, PA, Daily Republican Book Rooms for Historical Society of Schuylkill County: 1907

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 036823


Volume II, complete in 5 parts (numbered 1-5), issued 1907-1910, uniformly bound in blue or gray wraps. All are ex-institutional library, stamped on front covers. No. 1 shows approx. 5% loss to front cover (bottom corner) and bottom corner loss to early leaves (not affecting text); No. 2 shows approx. 20% loss to front cover (bottom corner); No. 3 with 1/2" separation at rear extremities, minor loss at top rear corner and heel of spine; No. 5 cover detached but pre... View more info

Publications of the Historical Society of Schuylkill County: Volume IV, No. 4 (1914)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Pottsville, PA, Daily Republican Book Rooms for Historical Society of Schuylkill County: 1914

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 036824


Volume IV, No. 4. Blue wraps. Ex-library, stamped on front cover. Covers detached but present, text block w/ string and glue binding. pp. 305-462 (continuously paginated). CONTENTS: John Maguire, 50 Years of Mining; Early PA Coal Mine Legislation; A First Defender in Rebel Prison; Schuylkill Canal Part III; Schuylkill Chronicles 1832-33; First Presbyterian Church of Pottsville; Centre Turnpike Road. Scarce. View more info

Centennial Jubilee 1882-1982: St. Joseph Church, Hazleton, Pennsylvania - First Catholic Slovak Parish in the Western Hemisphere

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hazleton, PA, Jednota Printery for St. Joseph's Parish: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039292


Royal blue cloth, lettered/illus. in gold foil. Covers are lightly rubbed/soiled. Mild foxing to endpapers and text block edges. 120 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

Street List of Electors of the City of Scranton, Lackawanna County at the Fall Registration 1908

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Scranton, PA, None given: 1908

Seller ID: 039832


Original burgundy cloth, paper title label mounted on spine panel. Front cover moderately soiled/stained, rubbing with minor loss to title label, modest exposure to corners and 1/2" exposure along lower rear joint. Firm binding. Toned endpapers, clean interior. Ownership inscription of Scranton Board of Trade on front pastedown, otherwise unmarked. Unpaginated, [300+] pp., arranged numerically by wards (1 through 22), then by numbered districts within each ward ... View more info

History of Schuylkill County, Pa. with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers [Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania]

By: N/A

Price: $195.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Munsell and Co.: 1881

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042643


Original edition, rebound in brown buckram, spine panel lettered in gilt, text block edged in gilt (still bright). 390,60 pp., illus. w/ portrait plates, hand-colored map opposite p. 9. Lightly rubbed extremities, minor glue residue at base of spine and minor rubbing to a small area of lower spine panel. New Hampshire Historical Society book plate on front fixed endpaper. Front hinge mended and firm, rear hinge fully intact. Interior clean and unmarked, with tissue... View more info

Publications of the Historical Society of Schuylkill County Vol. II, No. 3 (1909)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Pottsville, PA, Daily Republican Book Rooms for Historical Society of Schuylkill County: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026900


Gray printed wraps. Modest shelf wear, approx. 1/2" separation of back cover at each extremity, rubbed corners, minor loss at top rear corner and heel of spine. Closed tear along upper front cover fore-edge and first several leaves, contents otherwise fully intact. pp. 187-316 (continuously paginated). CONTENTS: Documentary history of Old Red (Zion) Church in Brunswick Twp., Schuylkill County during the French & Indian War 1754-63, History of the Public Schools in Po... View more info

125th Anniversary of Weatherly Borough Incorporation 1863-1988 [Carbon County, Pennsylvania]

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: No Publisher Indicated: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044115


Booklet, stiff illus. wraps. 180 pp., illus. w/ historic b&w photographs, contains many local ads. Internal highlighting to a few interior pages, minor handling wear with a bit of toning along binding fold. View more info

Coal Country Ghosts Legends and Lore - Schuylkill and Carbon Counties, Pennsylvania

By: Adams, Charles J., III

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Reading, PA, Exeter House Books: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038257


Color illus. wraps. Slight shelf wear, nearly as issued, with square, uncreased binding, clean and unmarked interior. [vi],185 pp., illus. View more info

A Bicentennial Return to the Monroe County Frontier: A Guide to the Historic Sites of the Revolutionary Era in Monroe County, Pennsylvania and its Museums

By: Appel, John C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Stroudsburg, PA, Monroe County Historical Society: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031425


Booklet, stiff pictorial wraps. Ex-high school library, a few stamps, ownership inscription inside front cover, note in ink on lower back cover. Mildly soiled covers, top and bottom text block edges cut unevenly (appears original to issue). 32 pp., illus. Scarce. View more info

Monroe County Sesquicentennial 1836-1986 [Monroe County, Pennsylvania]

By: Appel, John C., and Roger A. Dunning (co-chairs, Historical Editorial Committee)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Stroudsburg, PA, Monroe County Commemorative Book Historical Editorial Committee: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 036569


Stiff gold illus. wraps, perfect-bound. Moderate surface rubbing to both covers, otherwise only slight wear, with square, uncreased binding, clean interior. 192 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Scarce. View more info

History of Monroe County, Pennsylvania 1725-1976

By: Appel, John C., Joan B. Groff, Joel Keller, Vertie Knapp, Thomas H. Knepp, Reg Nauman, and Edna Ponder; Margaret Smith and Nedra Patrick (editors); Dee Christine (director)

Price: $28.50

Publisher: East Stroudsburg, PA, Pocono Hospital Auxiliary: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028849


Blue cloth, lettered in gold foil. Essentially as issued. vii,4-236 pp. (complete, as issued), illus. w/ endpaper maps, b&w photographs, maps. Dust jacket shows 2" closed tear mended with tape along top front edge, minor soiling/age toning, now in archival mylar. Scarce in this condition. View more info

History of Monroe County, Pennsylvania 1725-1976

By: Appel, John C., Joan B. Groff, Joel Keller, Vertie Knapp, Thomas H. Knepp, Reg Nauman, and Edna Ponder; Margaret Smith and Nedra Patrick (editors); Dee Christine (director)

Price: $29.95

Publisher: East Stroudsburg, PA, Pocono Hospital Auxiliary: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031283


Blue cloth, lettered in gold foil. Mere hints of shelf wear, essentially as issued. vii,4-236 pp. (complete, as issued), illus. w/ endpaper maps, b&w photographs, maps. Dust jacket is slightly toned by age, now in archival mylar. Scarce in this condition. View more info

History of Monroe County, Pennsylvania 1725-1976

By: Appel, John C., Joan B. Groff, Joel Keller, Vertie Knapp, Thomas H. Knepp, Reg Nauman, and Edna Ponder; Margaret Smith and Nedra Patrick (editors); Dee Christine (director)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: East Stroudsburg, PA, Pocono Hospital Auxiliary: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039252


Blue cloth, lettered in gold foil. Slight shelf wear, nearly as issued. vii,4-236 pp. (complete, as issued), illus. w/ endpaper maps, b&w photographs, maps. Dust jacket is mildly foxed/toned by age, with a few light soil marks, now in archival mylar. View more info

Journey By Lamplight: From Indian Trails to Skyways

By: Bancroft, Peggy

Price: $19.95

Publisher: South Sterling, PA, Gun-Ni-Ati Publishing Co.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002760


Stiff illus. wraps. 1st edition, limited to 1000 copies. vii,227 pp. Very slight cover wear, nearly as issued. Uncommon. View more info

Journey By Lamplight: From Indian Trails to Skyways

By: Bancroft, Peggy

Price: $19.95

Publisher: South Sterling, PA, Gun-Ni-Ati Publishing Co.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029378


Stiff illus. wraps. 1st edition, limited to 1000 copies. vii,227 pp. Very slight cover wear, nearly as issued. Uncommon. View more info

Falling Feathers: The Pocono Indian Presence

By: Bancroft, Peggy

Price: $8.50

Publisher: The Poconos, PA, Self-Published [Printed by Printing Craftsmen, Inc.]: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031123


Stiff illus. wraps. Mild rubbing to edges, bumped with mild abrasion at heel of front joint. [viii],151 pp., illus. View more info

Falling Feathers: The Pocono Indian Presence

By: Bancroft, Peggy

Price: $7.50

Publisher: The Poconos, PA, Self-Published [Printed by Printing Craftsmen, Inc.]: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031290


Stiff illus. wraps. [viii],151 pp., illus. Moderate handling wear, creased bottom front cover corner. Binding square and uncreased, reinforced with clear tape. Remnant of book plate mounted inside front cover. View more info