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WATER RESOURCES BULLETIN NO. 15 - Technical Manual for Estimating Low-Flow Characteristics of Pennsylvania Streams

by PA Dept. Environmental Resources & U.S. Geological Survey

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1982
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U.S. Geological Survey, 1982 86 p. + Plus Large folding Maps. 4to. Stiff wraps.. Soft cover. Near Fine.
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ACCOUNT OF THE COLLEGE, ACADEMY AND CHARITABLE SCHOOL OF PHILADELPHIA IN PENNSYLVANIA.

by Smith, William; Woody, Thomas 1891-1960; Adams, Thomas R.

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1951
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University of Pennsylvania Library, Philadelphia: ., 1951 pp. (6) 13-43, (1). 8vo. 215 mm. Plain paper over plain boards. Edited by Thomas R. Adams, this is the first separate appearance of the 18th century work by Provost William Smith (1727-1803) with a Commentary by Thomas Woody (1891-1960). Limited to 1000 copies printed by John Anderson for the Bicentennial Celebration of… Read more
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I LIFT MY LAMP.

by Myers, Anna Balmer.

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Published
1968
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Dorrance & Co., Philadelphia: ., 1968 329 p. 8vo. 205 mm. Original full cloth binding, worn at edged. Original dust jacket, worn with repairs. Autograph ownership of Norman L. Hess, 1971. The author was born in Manheim, Lancaster County, PA. She lived and worked as a school teacher in Philadelphia, and wrote various popular books about the PA Dutch, including:… Read more
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LIGHTS AND SHADES OF "NORMAL". Souvenir. Wm. H. Roy, Book Binder.

by Saylor, B. Frank; Pennsylvania State Normal School (Millersville, PA).

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Published
1888
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B. Frank Saylor - Photographer, Lancaster, Pa: ., 1888 pp. 16 unnumbered leaves. Chiefly photogravure illustrations. Horizontal 16mo. 130 x 170 mm. String tied. All edges gilt. Stiff gilt lettered faux leather wraps. Some light soiling. Manuscript ownership: Miss Florence Watkins, Millersville, PA, XMas 1894. Very Good. Founded in 1855, Millersville University was established with the ideals that teacher preparation… Read more
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FORMAL OPENING OF FRANKLIN AND MARSHALL COLLEGE, COLLEGE, IN THE CITY OF LANCASTER, PENNSYLVANIA, JUNE 7, 1853.

by Hayes, A.L.; Nevin, J.W.; & Potter, Alonzo.

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1853
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Printed by Order of the Trustees (by Jno. H, Pearsol, Saturday Evening Express Office, Lancaster, PA: ., 1853 pp. 44. 220 mm. Original colored printed wraps, with ads. Good. Franklin College was chartered in 1787, in Lancaster, PA on the site of a former brewery. It was named for Benjamin Franklin, who donated L200 to the new institution. Founded by… Read more
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(Pennsylvania State Library, Harrisburg: ?)., 1906 pp. 10 + 7 plates. 8vo. 240 mm. Unusual binding in red half-leather over marbled boards. Marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Leather title label on the front board. Binding moderately rubbed, but still attractive. Hardbound. Very Good. PA 15. Hardcover.
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John C. Clark, Printer, Philadelphia: ., 1843 23 pages. Bound with a good number of blank leaves for extensive notes. Unused. 8vo. 245 mm. Modern library binding. Off-print not removed from the papers of the Society, but published separately probably for Roberts to give to interested persons. Hardbound. Very Good. Job Roberts Tyson (1803-1858) was a Whig member of the… Read more
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Clarence M. Busch, State Printer, Harrisburg: ., 1895 pp. 35 + Frontis. Thin 8vo. 245 mm. Original full cloth binding. Gilt memorial emblem on front cover. Early stamped ownerships and presentations. Hardbound. Very Good. Andrew Gregg Curtin (1815/1817?-1894) was a staunch supporter of the Union and served as the Governor of Pennsylvania throughout the Civil War. Alexander Kelly McClure (1828-1909)… Read more
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Printed for R. Griffiths, London: ., 1759 pp. viii, [18], 444. 8vo. 210 mm. Preliminary pages stained, but very readable. Worn original full leather binding. Stamped ownerships of John Guy Eshleman (1877-1966) an important figure in Lancaster, PA. Hardbound. Very Good. Formerly attributed to Benjamin Franklin or his son William, this was probably mostly composed by Richard Jackson. Richard Jackson… Read more
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FORBES ROAD. Parnell's Knob to Burnt Cabins.

by Foreman, Harry E.

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Published
1954
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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(Harry E. Foreman, Chambersburg, PA): ., 1954 pp. 94, (2). Illustrated in the text with maps & photographs. Thin 8vo. 240 mm. Original gilt lettered full cloth binding with slight wear. XLib. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. A wonderful history of the places and people of early Franklin County, Pennsylvania. It was a wilderness settled by hardy Scotch-Irish pioneers. Includes much… Read more
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James Kay, Jun. & Brother, Phildelphia: ., 1834 Three volumes. 8vo. 240 mm. Foxed. Contemporary full leather bindings. Boards detached and/or tape repaired. On the front cover of the first volume there is an autograph ink ownership of William Boyd. Vol. I is the 1834 printing as above, but Vols. II & II are an 1880 edition. Hardbound. Very Good.… Read more
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Lane S. Hart, State Printer, Harrisburg: ., 1885 pp. 22 + Engraved Frontis. Thin 8vo. 215 mm. Original full cloth binding. Early stamped ownerships and presentations. Hardbound. Very Good. Garrett was a farmer and politician in the area around Upper Darby, PA. PA 48. Hardcover.
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PENNSYLVANIA BOROUGH LAW (Re-written and Enlarged).

by Chrostwaite, T. F.

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1929
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Anthony Printing Co., Hanover, PA: ., 1929 pp. 827. 8vo. 240 mm. Full coarse law buckram binding, soiled. Hardbound. Very Good. This complete guide to the law of Pennsylvania boroughs and municipal corporations was put together by Thomas Francis Chrostwaite (1873-1958) a member of the York County PA bar, was the President of the Association of Boroughs and editor of… Read more
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PENNSYLVANIA : Land Of Many Dreams

by Harris, Bill; Sutherland, Neil

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Published
1984
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9780517440988
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Crescent Books, New York: 1984, 1984 Large oblong folio. Wonderful collection of color photographs that show: scenery; peoples; buildings; landmarks; etc. Includes some nice shots of Amish farms. The photos were taken mainly by Neil Sutherland. PA58. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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MEDICAL INQUIRIES AND OBSERVATIONS. Volume I. Second American Edition.

by Rush, Benjamin (1745-1813).

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Published
1794
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Printed by Thomas Dobson, Philadelphia: ., 1794 Volume I only of 4?: 338 p. Irregular pagination. Some signatures browned but not brittle. Mildly foxed. Early manuscript ownership of James Glen on title page. 8vo. 205 mm. Original full leather binding, very worn. Front board detached. Hardbound. Good. Benjamin Rush (1746-1813) was a civic leader in Philadelphia, where he was a… Read more
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THE EXILES OF MADEIRA.

by Blackburn, Rev. W. M.

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Published
1860
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(Stereotyped by William W. Harding for) The Presbyterian Board of Publication, Philadelphia: ()., 1860 216 p. + Frontis. Text illustrations. Title page illustrated. First fly leaves and title page dampstained. Early manuscript presentation to John McCandlish Harlan from Cousin, Christmas 1868 on first fly leaf. 12mo. 175 mm. Original brown decorated publisher's stamped cloth binding. Spine faded with loss at… Read more
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To be had of Edward Parker, bookseller, (Philadelphia: )., 1810 56 p. LACKS Frontis Map. Foxed and browned. Early manuscript ownership of Phebe Coddington (1767-1826). 12mo. 180 mm. Original leather spine over marbled boards, worn. Spine very worn with loss. Front board detached. Hardbound. Fair. Title continues: 'In The City And Suburbs Of Philadelphia, With References for finding their Situations… Read more
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A PLEASANT PEREGRINATION THROUGH THE PRETTIEST PARTS OF PENNSYLVANIA. Preformed by Peregrine Prolix.

by Nicklin, Philip Houlbrooke (1786-1842).

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Published
1836
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Grigg and Elliot, Philadelphia: ., 1836 pp. xv, (17)-148. Lightly foxed. Newspaper clipping relating Prolix's visit to Pittsburgh on rear paste down. 16mo. 155 mm. Original green cloth binding. Original paper title on front board. Lacks spine. Hardbound. Good. Nicklin was a strong supporter of 'Internal Improvements' (Canals & Railroads). See also our author's presentation copy of this important little… Read more
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Printed by John S. Wiestling, Harrisburg: ., 1825 pp. (2), (i)-v, (1), (9)-384, iv [Index]. Foxed. Browned. Light dampstain on top margins. Uncut. Deckle edges. Tall 8vo. 235 mm. Original paper boards binding, stained; boards detached; spine perished. Title continues: 'Together With The Charter To William Penn, The Constitutions of 1776 and 1790, And A View Of The Proceedings Of… Read more
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THE GIRARD COLLEGE AND ITS FOUNDER: Containing The Biography Of Mr. Girard.

by Arey, Henry W.

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Published
1852
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(Stereotyped by J. Fagan for) C. Sherman, Printer, Philadelphia: ., 1852 pp. (4), 5-85, (2) Names of the Board of Directors and Officers + Portrait frontis and view of college. Frontis very foxed. Early manuscript ownership of Isaac Wayne Holstein, December 10th AD 1852 on first fly leaf. Manuscript insert of the building committee, Girard college and Penna hospital in… Read more
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