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The Fraktur-Writings of Illuminated Manuscripts of the Pennsylvania Germans

by SHELLEY, Donald A

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Published
1961
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VG++
Edition
First Edition
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Allentown, PA.: Pennsylvania German Folklore Society, 1961. Volume XXIII.. Bound in wheat-colored cottony decorated cloth, sans DW, as published; black & white illustrations; 373 pp. Tight, clean copy. Hundreds of illustrations of Frakturs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo-Illustrated.
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Special Effects: Creating Movie Magic - Collector's Edition in Metal Film Case - (Signed)

by Finch, Christopher

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780896594524
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$225.00

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U.S.A.: Abbeville Press, 1989. This is the rare Collector's Edition of this book. It is Signed on a label affixed to the front endpage by the author. This is the scarce, very limited edition because it is housed in a huge metal film case with foam around the sides that protect the book like a modern-day baby (it is… Read more
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The Pennsylvania Germans of the Shenandoah Valley

by SMITH, Elmer Lewis, et al

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Published
1964
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Edition
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Allentown, PA.: Pennsylvania German Folklore Society, 1964. Volume XXVI.. Bound in wheat-colored cottony decorated cloth, sans DW, as published; black & white illustrations; 278 pp. Tight, clean copy. One illustration of a 1772 broadside printed on glossy stock is detached, but laid in.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket.
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Jugendstil Art Nouveau

by Wichmann, Siegfried

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Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First U.S Edition
ISBN
9780821216071
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$32.50

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U.S.A.: New York Graphic Society, 1988. Bound in green cloth, stamped in silver with matching dust jacket. The first edition of this 238 pp. book on works by the Germans and Austrians in that time period. Hundreds of illustration. Only flaw is a two closed tears to the bottom of the rear panel of the dust jacket.… Read more
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Publications of the Pennsylvania German Society - Volume II

by TREHER, Charles; Barba, Preston

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Allentown, PA: Pennsylvania German Society, 1968. Bound in red cloth, stamped in gold. 328 pp. Two essays are: Snow Hill Cluster and The Dialect Poems of Ralph Funk. Fading to spine, but a tight, clean copy. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket - As Published. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Just 24 Days Till Christmas (Signed)

by BUTTERWORTH, Mylinda

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Published
1998
Condition
Fine
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9781890905101
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$18.00

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Oviedo, Fl.: Day to Day Enterprises, 1998. Holiday crafts, recipes and stories; Second printing, revised in self-wraps; inscribed & signed by the author on the title page; black & white illustrations; 212pp.. Inscribed and Signed. Second Printing. Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket.
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Seedtime

by KATZ, Leo

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Published
1947
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$18.00

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New York: Knopf, 1947. Translated by Joel Ames; 381pp. An unusually bright, clean copy in dust jacket.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.
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Words

by CREELEY, Robert

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Published
1967
Condition
VG++
Edition
First Paperback Printing
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$13.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1967. First paperback printing, bound in stiff wraps; 143pp.. First Paperback Printing. Soft Cover. VG++/No Jacket.
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American Classic

by LAFORE, Laurence

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Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9780890330012
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$14.00

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Iowa City, Ia.: Iowa State Historical Department/State Historical Society, 1979. Closed tear (1 inch) to top front of DW; black & white photos; 96pp.. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Needlework of Pennsylvania

by SCHIFFER, Margaret B

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Published
1968
Condition
VG+
Edition
First Thus
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$12.00

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New York: Bonanza Books, 1968. First Bonanza edition bound in white and red decorated buckram, sans DW; front DW flap laid-in; previous owners book plate affixed to front paste down; illustrated in black & white, with six color plates; some marginalia to index section; 160pp.. First Thus. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket.
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In the Eye of the Sun: Mexican Fiestas

by WINNINGHAM, Geoff

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Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Paperback Printing
ISBN
9780393040562
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$12.00

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New York: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1996. Oblong Quarto format bound in stiff glossy wraps; color photos; essay by J.M.G. Le Clezio; introduction by Richard Rodriguez; 96pp.. First Paperback Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo-Illustrated. Oblong Quarto.
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Taste of Cherry

by CANDITO, Kara

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Published
2009
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Advance Reading Copy
ISBN
9780803225237
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$16.00

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Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press, 2009. Advance Reading Copy, bound in stiff wraps; 69pp.. Advance Reading Copy. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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The Windsor Knot

by MCCRUMB, Sharyn

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Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780345365835
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$12.00

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New York: Ballantine Books, 1990. "An Elizabeth MacPherson Mystery"; 281pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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A Goodly Heritage: Earliest Wills on an American Frontier

by CHALFANT, Ella

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Published
1955
Condition
VG
Edition
Second Printing
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$17.00

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Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1955. Second printing; marginalia; map on DW obverse; 239pp.. Second Printing. Hard Cover. VG/VG.
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Trench Ballads and Other Verses

by GARRETT, Erwin Clarkson

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Published
1919
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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Philadelphia: John C. Winston, 1919. Extensive chipping to spine of DW; t.e.g.; 134pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG Only.
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The Fairest of the Fair

by HAWTHORNE, Hildegarde

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Published
1894
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$295.00

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Philadelphia: Henry Altemus, 1894. Bound in rust-colored cloth, stamped in silver and gold with a beautiful gold medallion of Columbus on the front panel. TEG. An incredible "as new" copy of this book on the Chicago World's Fair of 1894 with drawings by the author (who was the granddaughter of Nathaniel). This was her first book.… Read more
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The Midnight Raymond Chandler

by CHANDLER, Raymond

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Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Omnibus Edition
ISBN
9780395127124
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$75.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1971. Dust jacket shows one closed 3/4" tear to top of front panel and light scuffing to spine ends. The book, itself, is very near fine. First omnibus edition; introduction by Joan Kahn; includes "Red Wind ", "Trouble is My Business", "The Pencil", "Blackmailers Don't Shoot", "The Little Sister", and "The Long Goodbye", two complete… Read more
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Suicide Hill

by ELLROY, James

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Published
1986
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780892962358
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$55.00

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New York: The Mysterious Press, 1986. A "Sargeant. Lloyd Hopkins" novel of suspense; remainder mark on top edge; 280pp. A tight, clean copy in bright dust jacket. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Spies of Warsaw

by FURST, Alan

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Published
2008
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781400066025
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$18.00

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New York: Random House, 2008. Tight, clean copy of this recent novel by Furst. 266pp. Great reviews!. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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House of Sand and Fog

by DUBUS, Andre

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Published
1999
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393046977
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$45.00

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New York: Norton, 1999. A tight, clean copy of the first edition of this, the author's third book. Basis for the successful 2003 movie of the same name that starred Ben Kingsley and Jennifer Connelly. 365 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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