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Pennsylvania's Historic Places

By Seitz, Ruth Hoover

Intercourse, PA: Good Books, 1989. Book. Illus. by Seitz, Blair (Photography). Fine. Hardcover. 176 pages with Addresses, map, Readings and Sources. About the Author, About the Photographer. Beautifully illustrated. Gift quality..

$15.00

Pennsylvania 24/7: 24 Hours. 7 Days. Extraordinary Images of One Week in Pennsylvania
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Pennsylvania 24/7: 24 Hours. 7 Days. Extraordinary Images of One Week in Pennsylvania

By Smolan, Rick & David Elliot Cohen

East Rutherford, NJ: DK Publishing, Inc., 2004. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 160 pages with credits & staff. Photographs shot in May 2003 as part of the America 24/7 project by the same authors. Very large format, filled with color photos from across the state. Clean and unmarked with slight wear to corners. Dustjacket slightly worn..

$9.50

A Day in the Life of the Amish

By Ottum, Bob (Editor)

Greendale, WI: Reiman Publications, 1994. Book. As New. Hardcover. 98 pages. In their own words, and in photographs they took with disposable cameras, 63 friendly Amish families describe their dawn-to-dusk activities on Monday, October 4, 1993. These families came from Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Wisconsin, and Ontario, Canada. Gift quality..

$7.00

Healing Poems

By Leader, Governor George Michael (Governor of PA 1955-1959)

Leader Publishing, 2001. Book. Illus. by Bullock, D. M.. Near Fine. Soft cover. Signed by Author(s). 279 pages including photo captions & About the Author. Signed & inscribed by the author on the title page. The Governor began writing poetry in 1981, at the age of 71. Clean, square copy with top corner of 1 page turned down..

$10.00

Picture Book of Pennsylvania

By Bailey, Bernadine

Chicago: Albert Whitman and Company, 1950. Book. Illus. by Wiese, Kurt. Very Good. Hardcover. Unpaginated, approximately 28 pages. Illustrated by both color and black & white drawings. Light brown/orange boards with pictorial pastedown on front cover. Covers worn with small stain to pastedown. Inscription in blue pencil on title page. Pictorial endpapers depict the state seal and the state flower..

$6.50

Bethlehem Ghosts: Historial Hauntings In & Around Pennsylvania's Christmas City

By Ramsland, Katherine & Dana DeVito

Gettysburg, PA: Second Chance Publications, 2007. Book. Illus. by Straub, Thomas. As New. Soft cover. Signed by Author(s). 88 pages. Signed by both authors on title page. "...take a ghostly stroll down Main Street in the town founded by the Moravians. Tales of haunted hotels, inns, restaurants, and cemeteries are guaranteed to send a chill down your spine." Clean and unmarked. No stickers. Gift quality..

$15.00

Gettysburg Amazing Little Known Facts II

By Calp, Howard

Howard Calp Book. Fine. Soft cover. Signed by Author(s). 22 pages with Bibliography and map. No date. Interesting facts collected by the author, a licensed battlefield guide at Gettysburg National Military Park. Signed by the author on the title page. Otherwise clean and unmarked. Gift quality..

$16.00

On the Bloodstained Field II: 132 More Human Interest Stories of the Campaign and Battle of Gettysburg
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On the Bloodstained Field II: 132 More Human Interest Stories of the Campaign and Battle of Gettysburg

By Coco, Gregory A

Gettysburg, PA: Thomas Pubns, 1989. Book. Illus. by Heiser, John S.. Fine. Soft cover. Signed by Author(s). 128 pages with sources, ads and information about the author and illustrator. Stories collected by former battlefield guide and ranger/historian for National Park Service at Gettysburg. Inscribed and dated by the author on the title page. Otherwise clean and unmarked..

$10.00

We All Fall Down: A Chronicle of an Impeachment Foretold

By Keisling, William

Airville, PA: Yardbird Books, 1996. Book. Illus. by Oakley, Violet (Cover: 1917 Artwork from PA State Senate Chamber). Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Printing. 327 pages. Stated First Edition, First Printing. "In We All Fall Down, writer William Keisling tells the story of the impeachment of Pennsylvania state Supreme Court Justice Rolf Larsen, a once-popular Pittsburgh jurist. Keisling's account suggests that Larsen's impeachment was a blemish on democracy that should concern all Americans. Keisling describes the breakdown of nearly every democratic institution in the state that cradled American democracy." Dustjacket bumped with .5" tear at back top..

$35.00

The Wailing Wind: A Tale of Love and Obsession
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The Wailing Wind: A Tale of Love and Obsession

By Renaldi, Joseph T

Plymouth, VT: Five Corners Publications, 1999. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. Signed by Author(s). 374 pages. ",...story of the strange love obsession that exists between Henry Shane and Editih Miller and the challenges they face in their quest for love and security in the deteriorating community of Sinclair in the Coal Region of Pennsylvania." Signed by the author inside front cover..

$14.00

Remains to be Seen: A Report of an Investigation of Cheston Rhodes, Esq

By Randall, D. V

Philadelphia, 2002. Book. As New. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). Numbered. 154 pages. Copy number 72 of 100. Signed and inscribed by author opposite title page. Purports to be an investigation of proposed legislation to legalize gambling in PA, and the fear that it would create a "Sodom and Gomorrah" in the Poconos. Clean and unmarked, except for author's inscription and signature. Gift quality..

$50.00

On the Bloodstained Field: 130 Human Interest Stories of the Campaign and Battle of Gettysburg

By Coco, Gregory A

Gettysburg, PA: Thomas Pubns, 1987. Book. Illus. by Heiser, John S.. Fine. Soft cover. Signed by Author(s). 56 pages with sources and information about the author and illustrator. Stories collected by former battlefield guide and ranger/historian for National Park Service at Gettysburg. Inscribed and dated by the author on the title page. Otherwise clean and unmarked..

$9.00

Pennsylvania Politics

By Quay, Matthew Stanley

Philadelphia: William J. Campbell, 1901. Ex-Library. Good. Half-Leather. Signed by Author(s). 200 pages plus 10-page Index. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper.This well-used copy shows a lot of wear. The spine has been replaced by clear mailing tape & apparently the back cover went missing because the front board is blue with black half-leather corners & spine, while the back board is brown. Top page edges are discolored gilt. Exl-ibrary with usual markings..

$175.00

History of the Cumberland Valley Railroad 1835-1919

By Westhaeffer, Paul J

Washington Chapter, National Railway Historical Society, 1979. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 339 pages with Index. Dustjacket lightly soiled with small tear at top of back flap. Book is clean and unmarked, with slight wear at ends of spine. Signed by the author on the title page..

$125.00

Days of Darkness: The Gettysburg Civilians (An Historical Novel)

By Williams, William G

Shippensburg, PA: White Mane Publishing Co. / Beidel Printing House, 1986. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 254 pages with List of Hospital Sites, Bibliography, & Index. Stated Second Printing, 1987. Gettysburg was a town of 2400 civilians that dealt with 22,000 wounded men for months following the battle. "Williams brings...the experiences of...Gettysburg residents to life through his novel treatment of history." Dark blue boards with gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Dustjacket has small tear, scuffing & area at bottom of spine where sticker apparently removed. Book is clean & unmarked..

$13.50

Philadelphia Folks: Ways and Institutions in & about the Quaker City

By Weygandt, Cornelius

Port Washington, NY: Kennikat Press, 1970. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 357 pages with Index. Stated reissue in 1970..

$15.00

Rare & Early Prints of Reading (Pennsylvania)

By Reading Eagle Company

Reading, PA: Reading Eagle Company, 1968. Book. Fine. Soft cover. 39 pages.Illustrated by color plates. "Early prints and pictures gathered through years of search by J. Bennett Nolan." Printed on the occasion of the 100th Anniversary of the founding of the Reading Eagle Company. Supplement to the Reading Eagle, January 28, 1968. Slight waffle to back cover..

$13.00

Somewhere Between Earth and Heaven
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Somewhere Between Earth and Heaven

By Sledge, James E. W

Saint Paul, MN: River Boat Books, 2002. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 95 pages. Slight crease to front cover, but otherwise as new. Clean and unmarked..

$6.00