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POWWOWING in Pennsylvania: Braucherei & the Ritual of Everyday Life

by Donmoyer, Patrick J.

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Published
2018
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As New
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9780998707433
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Pennsylvania German Heritage center, 2018 343 p. Highly illustrated, with many in color. 4to. Color printed boards binding. AS NEW. POW WOW. Hardcover. As New.
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SECTARIAN CHILDREARING: The Dunkers, 1708-1900

by Dr. Alvin E. Conner

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Published
1987
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Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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9780943429007
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$25.00

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Brethren Heritage Press, Gettysburg, PA, 1987 247 p. Photo illustrations. 8vo. Original full cloth binding. Hardbound. Fine. An excellent study that refutes the idea that members of the old German Baptist Brethren sect were 'ignorant and backwards'. Instead, it seems that parent-child interaction was very appropriate for the place and era. Sound and high quality relationships fostered a strong community..… Read more
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Grigg, Elliot and Co., Philadelphia: ., 1849 pp. 848, (4) [Publisher's advertisements]. Text damp stained and foxed, but still quite readable. Early (1850) Lancaster, PA ownerships, partially excised. 8vo. 235 mm. Leather binding poor - best be considered disbound. Pennsylvania German Dr. John Eberle (1787-1838) was a leading figure in American medical education and a one of the initiators of… Read more
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GEISTLICHES GEWHRZ=GARTLEIN Heilsuchender Seelen. By J. St-ll.

by Stoll, Jacob [1731-1822].

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Published
1806
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Good
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Johannes Bauman, Ephrata: ., 1806 pp. 191 (1). Front flyleaf missing. Age stain. 16 mo. 160 mm. Original leather backed paste paper boards binding. At his death Stoll was the longest serving elder of the German Baptist Brethren, or Dunkers. Seidensticker p. 167; GLP/USA 1481; S&S / AI 11416; Brethren Bibliography 58; Hinks p. 135; Scarce Brethren hymnal. JUN_GER1 x… Read more
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Gedruckt und zu finden bey Friedrich Goeb, Somerset [PA]: ., 1813 pp. [4], 527, [66]; 169; [3]. With caption title, separate pagination and signatures; Apocrypha - [66] p. - With second title-page, separate pagination and signatures: 'Das neue Testament unsers Herrn und Heylandes Jesu Christi, von Dr. Martin Luther.' Small Folio. 320 mm. 9 x 13". Old age and damp… Read more
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Printed by Christopher Sower, Germantown [PA]: ., 1753 pp. viii, 152; 12 (of 14). The second work: The Fatal Consequences of the Unscriptural Doctrine of Predestination and Reprobation; with a Caution Against it. Written in High-Dutch by M.K. and translated by Desire, was considered objectionable by many and often was not included in many copies. Here the owner just exciced… Read more
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Gedruckt und zu finden bey Friedrich Goeb, Somerset [PA]: ., 1813 pp. [4], 527, [66]; 169; [3]. With caption title, separate pagination and signatures; Apocrypha - [66] p. - With second title-page, separate pagination and signatures: 'Das neue Testament unsers Herrn und Heylandes Jesu Christi, von Dr. Martin Luther.' Small Folio. 320 mm. 9 x 13". As usually found with… Read more
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S.G. Miller, Drucker, Neu-Berlin, PA. [New Berlin, Pennsylvania]: ., 1839 248 p. 12 mo. 165 mm. German fraktur text. Aus dem Englischen ubersetzt von W. Bersch. Original full leather binding. Leather spine label, lettered in gold gilt. XLib. Very clean example. Wihelm Bersch (d. 1882) translated this text on Original Sin from the English work: 'An Appeal to Matter of… Read more
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Published as the Law directs. Samuel Saur, Baltimore: ., 1797 pp. 572, [22] Register); 56 (Die Kleine Harfe). Some musical notation. 12 mo. 170 mm. German Fraktur text. Old stains. Original full leather binding over wooden boards, with braided bands, without clasps. **Early autograph ownerships of: Valentine Pressel (1739-1807) York County, PA / and John Priess. 'The larger Psalterspiel, of… Read more
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Gedruckt bey C. Saur, dem Jungern, Germantown: ., 1776 pp. 797, [25]. German text, printed in old Fraktur type. Several small printer's devices. 8vo. 200mm. Original full leather binding; front board detached. **Attractive small early manuscript ownership of Edwin Augustus Atlee, who was born in 1776 (though some sources say 1766), and died in Philadelphia, where he was a prominent… Read more
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SOLITUDE CONSIDERED WITH RESPECT TO ITS INFLUENCE UPON THE MIND AND THE HEART.

by Zimmermann, Johann Georg. ritter von (1728-1795).

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Published
1793
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Good
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Printed for J. Crukshank, W. Young, T. Dobson, M. Carey, etc, Philadelphia: ., 1793 pp. (4), (i)-vii, (1)-328. Loss top and bottom of title page. Title page very age stained. Lacks fly leaves. Foxed. **Early manuscript ownerships of D. (Dr?) Samuel Wiestling and George P. Wiestling on title page. Last page has comments on the book in German by D.… Read more
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Printed by Christopher Sower, Germantown [PA]: ., 1753 pp. viii, 152. 160 mm. 16 mo (in 8s). Original full leather binding; some loss on spine and front board loose. A second work: 'The Fatal Consequences of the Unscriptural Doctrine of Predestination and Reprobation; with a Caution Against it.' Written in High-Dutch by M.K. and translated by Desire, was considered objectionable… Read more
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Gedruckt bey Christoph Saur, Germantown: ., 1765 pp. [34], 531, [11]. Small 12 mo. 144 mm. German text, printed in old Fraktur type. Age stain. Apples in woven basket woodcut terminal device. Worn original full leather binding, with clasps. Johann Arndt (1555-1621) was among the most significant of Lutheran authors. He was sometimes referred to as the 'Father of German… Read more
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KURZE FRAGEN UBER DIE CHRISTLICHE GLAUBENS=LEHRE.

by Schultz, Christoph; Schwenkfeld.

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Published
1784
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Very Good
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Carl Cist, Philadelphia: ., 1784 pp. (10) 140. 12 mo. (in 4's). 165 mm. Unusual full leather binding with an uncommon & significant decorative leaf roll on the boards; and the typical Hoffmann spiral rope design at the raised bands. A fine binding that can be ascribed to Christopher Hoffmann, the Schwenkfelder minister and binder. GLP/USA 610; Seid. p. 114;… Read more
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MENNONITE FURNITURE. A Migrant Tradition (1766-1910).

by Janzen, Reinhild Kauenhoven; Janzen, John M.

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Published
1991
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Very Good
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Good Books, Intercourse, PA: (1991)., 1991 231 p. Profusely illustrated with photographs and drawings, many in color. 4to. 285 mm. Original full cloth binding. Original priced dust jacket, rear cover torn without loss. PA 014B. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.
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AMISH HOUSES & BARNS.

by Scott, Stephen.

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Published
1992
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Very Good
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Good Books, Intercourse, PA: ()., 1992 156 p. Illustrated with numerous photographs. 215mm. Softbound. Original color pictorial wraps. People's Place Book No. 11. Very Good+. **PRICE JUST REDUCED! PA GER-ENG PAMP BX2/BAG 35. Soft cover. Very Good.
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PENNSYLVANIA DUTCH DAY. Hershey Park. (Collection of Seven Volumes) 1950 to 1974).

by Hershey Park; Pennsylvania Dutch Day.

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Published
1950
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Very Good
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Hershey, PA: August 1950-1972., 1950 Scattered run of Seven (7) souvenir issues. Each containing from 40 to 100 pages. Highly illustrated. Handsome original block printed paper wraps, decorated with a PA Dutch floral design in colors. Includes the booklets for: 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1959; 1970; and 1974. A wonderful collection celebrating: local history; PA Dutch dialect and folklore; unique… Read more
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ONTARIO FRAKTUR. A PENNSYLVANIA-GERMAN FOLK TRADITION IN EARLY CANADA.

by Bird, Michael S.

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Published
1977
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Near Fine
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M. F. Feheley, Toronto: (1977)., 1977 144 p. Highly illustrated with over 242 photos. Oblong folio. Original cloth binding. Original dust jacket. Near fine copy. PA 013B & PA GER ENG BOX 030 x5.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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APPLE IN THE ATTIC. A Pennsylvania Legend.

by Jordan, Mildred.

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Published
1942
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Very Good
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Alfred A. Knopf, NY: (1942)., 1942 pp. xi, 200. . Small 8vo. Original decorated cloth binding. Slightly soiled. Charming Pennsylvania "Dutch" dialect story. PA 06B x2.. Hardcover. Very Good.
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Dover, NY: (1973)., 1973 58p. + 38 Color Plates. Oblong 4to. Wraps. Invaluable reprint of the great classic first issued in 1938 by the Pennsylvania German Society. PA 014B.. Soft cover. Very Good.
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