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By Korson, George G.

Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1943. This copy, of a classic work on industrial folklore and folk music, is signed by folklorist Harace Beck - it was his copy. The book is in Very Good condition. The dust jacket shows a bit of fading to the spine and some spine edgewear - a generally Good DJ.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


The Philadelphia Phillies - Signed By 8 Ball Players

By Lieb, Frederick G.; Baumgartner, Stan

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1953. Book has been signed by 8 greats from the Phillies. Richard "Richie" Ashburn (1995 Hall of Fame), Otto Knabe (Philly 1907-1914), Del Ennis (1948 Sporting News Rookie of the Year), Steve O'Neill (Phillies Manager/Top 100 Greatest Indians Players/Managed Tigers to 1945 World Series Victory), Willie Jones (1950-51 National League All-Stars), Benny Bengough (NY Yankees catcher 1946-58/close friend of Babe Ruth), Jack "Jackie" Mayo (Whiz Kid team member), Jim Konstanty (1950 Associated Press Athlete of the Year Award/1950 Most Valuable Player/1950 Sporting News Player of The Year Award). All 8 signatures are written in this order on the free-end paper. The WHIZ KIDS was the nickname given to the particularly youthful 1950 Phillies team. They won the National League pennant in 1950 and entered the World Series against the NY Yankees. Included in the team were starters Richie Ashburn, Willie Jones, and Del Ennis as well as Jackie Mayo, Jim Konstanty, and Benny Bengough (Whiz Kids' coach). The book itself has photos within, some of which are players that have signed this book. There is some heavy wear at top and base of spine and some at corners of book. Grey covers with bright red Phillies design. Binding is still tight. This is a quite rare book, even before being signed by all these players. Books contents are well-maintained.. Signed by 8 Phillies. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good Minus/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Trail's End Cookery, I Want the Recipe For ...

By Daniels, Mrs. J. H. (Director)

Shirleysburg, PA: Camp Trail's End, 1951. A few very minor defects.Trail's End is a small private camp for boys and girls. 44pp. Keywords: Camp, Pennsylvania, PA, Shirleysburg, Trail's End, Summer Camp, Cookbooks, Cook Book, Cooking. Spiral. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Square.


The Stover Mills and Their Millers

By Kuter, Barbara

Phillipsburg, NJ: Graphic Action, Inc., 1999. Wear on front cover. Curling of corners on front cover. Book rolls a little.. Soft Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


Nottingham Quakers 1680 - 1889

By Beard, Alice L.

Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A.: Family Line Publications, 1989. Sunning around spine. "map" written on front cover. Name and date inside front cover. Circles, underlinings and astericks on pages iii, iv, pages 5 through 18, pages 27 through 29, page 48, page 72, page 81, page 88, page 160, page 171 through 173, and page 196.. Soft Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


University of Pennsylvania Illustrated

By Nitzsche, George

Philadelphia: Houston Club Store, Universtiy of Pennsylvania, 1924. Great photos of just about every building present at Penn at that time. Some light wear at all expremeties, inner front hinge beginning to separate, otherwise a very nice, bright copy.. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket as issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Oblong.


The Amish Drawings of Florence Starr Taylor

By Taylor, Florence Starr (artist)

Intercourse, PA: Good Books, 1987. Inscribed on the half title page, "With love to Trina Florence Starr Taylor 1987". Light soil on jacket. Small tears on jacket. Dust jacket is still in Very Good Minus condition. Jacket protected by clear plastic. . Inscribed By the Artist. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good Minus. Illus. by Graybill, David (text). 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.