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With a browsing inventory of slightly more than 15,000 volumes crammed into 416 feet of floor space, the Saucony Book Shop is a cozy little operation housed in a former shoe repair shed alongside the Saucony Creek in Kutztown, PA. We offer a full range of gently used, rare, and antiquarian books, with many volumes of scholarly merit and an unabashed emphasis on the quaint, the curious, and the utterly obscure. NEW shop hours: Tues.-Fri. 12-6pm, weekends by appointment or chance. If traveling from a distance, please call ahead to be sure that we're not off at another auction! Search and appraisal services. Selling antiquarian books of merit since 1981. Member, Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA).

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The Annual Register, Or a View of the History, Politics, and Literature, for the Year 1776 [First Appearance of American Declaration of Independence in Book Form]

Fair-Good. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Contemporary account of the most significant year in the history of the American colonies, and first printing of the American Declaration of Independence in book form. 1/4 leather, brown paper over boards. Original binding, retaining both boards, though front is detached, and rear is anchored only by binding cords, both showing rounded corners with loss, significant surface wear; spine panel lacking. iv, 112, 113*-192*, 113-270, [1, blank], 186 pp. [incomplete, ...


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The Work of Frank Lloyd Wright: the Wendingen Edition more books like this

by Wright, Frank Lloyd other copies of this book

price: $40.00

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Bramhall House, New York Date published: 1965

Description: Fine in Near Fine jacket. Folio-over 12"-15" tall. 6th ptg. of this edition, reprinting the 1965 Horizon Press edition, which in turn reprinted in facsimile the original 1925 edition. Black 1/4 cloth, olive paper over boards. 165 pp., fully illus. Binding essentially as issued. Dust jacket shows several closed edge tears and slightly chipped top edge. read more

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The Fraktur-Writings Or Illuminated Manuscripts of the Pennsylvania Germans more books like this

by Shelley, Donald A. other copies of this book

price: $75.00

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Buckram Publisher: Pennsylvania German Folklore Society, Allentown, PA Date published: 1961

Description: Near Fine in Very Good jacket. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Tan buckram. 375 pp., fully illus., some in color. Essentially as issued, slightly spotted natural linen. PGFS Vol. XXIII (1958/1959). A landmark study, remains the cornerstone of any fraktur reference collection. Scarce dust jacket lightly soiled, with modestly chipped edges. read more

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The Pennsylvania German Fraktur of the Free Library of Philadelphia [Publications of the Pennsylvania German Society, Vols. X-XI (10-11)] [Deluxe Edition, Signed, #151/500] more books like this

by Weiser, Frederick S., And Howell J. Heaney (Compilers) other copies of this book

price: $125.00

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Edition: Limited Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Pennsylvania German Society/The Free Library of Philadelphia, Breinigsville and Philadelphia, PA Date published: 1976

Description: Fine in Not Issued jacket. 4to-over 9"-12" tall. Signed by Authors Complete in two volumes, oblong format, slipcased. Deluxe edition, No. 151 of 500, printed on all-rag paper, specially bound in burgundy 1/4 cloth, patterned paper over boards, signed by designer Richard Ellis and compilers Weiser and Heaney. Vol. 1: xxxiii pp. + 277 color illus., 300+ pp. total. Vol. 2: b&w illus. #s 278-1021, indices, 300+ pp. total. Laid in at rear of Vol. 1 is a color reproduction of a Taufschein by the ... read more

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Book: Fine/Like New

 

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The 1, 000, 000 Bank-Note and Other New Stories [the 1, 000, 000 Pound Bank-Note] used book

The 1, 000, 000 Bank-Note and Other New Stories [the 1, 000, 000 Pound Bank-Note] more books like this

by Twain, Mark other copies of this book

price: $90.00

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Decorative Cloth Publisher: Charles L. Webster and Co., New York Date published: 1893

Description: Very Good in Not Issued jacket. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Tan cloth, lettered and illus. in brown, black and gilt. Moderately toned spine panel, modest soiling to cloth on both covers, approx. dime-sized area of mild dampstaining at head of spine resulting in dye lightening at that point only. Top text block edge darkened, and other edges a bit dulled, by age, interior clean and intact, binding firm. 260 pp., 9-pp. publisher's catalog at rear. One leaf (pp. 13-14) shows small closed tear in fore ... read more

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Takeoff [1st Edition, Author's 1st Novel, Inscribed] more books like this

by Kornbluth, Cyril M. [C. M. Kornbluth] other copies of this book

price: $450.00

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Doubleday and Company, Garden City, NY Date published: 1952

Description: Arthur Shilstone (dust jacket art) Very Good in Good jacket. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Signed by Author Tan paper covered boards, lettered in blue. Several thin strips of dried and darkened tape residue cosmetically blemish an otherwise quite decently preserved copy. Chipped with small (approx. 1/4") V-shaped loss at head of spine. Endpapers show several small areas of tape residue; interior is otherwise clean. Taped to a front blank is a typed copy of H. H. Holmes' review of the novel as it ... read more

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Little House in the Big Woods-Little House on the Prairie-Farmer Boy-on the Banks of Plum Creek-By the Shores of Silver Lake-the Long Winter-Little Town on the Prairie-These Happy Golden Years-the First Four Years [Slipcased 1st Thus 1971] used book

Little House in the Big Woods-Little House on the Prairie-Farmer Boy-on the Banks of Plum Creek-By the Shores of Silver Lake-the Long Winter-Little Town on the Prairie-These Happy Golden Years-the First Four Years [Slipcased 1st Thus 1971] more books like this

by Wilder, Laura Ingalls other copies of this book

price: $65.00

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Edition: First Thus Binding: Softcover Publisher: Harper and Row, New York Date published: 1971 ISBN-13: 9780064400039 ISBN: 0064400034

Description: Garth Williams. Near Fine. 12mo-over 6"-7" tall. Complete in nine (9) volumes, numbered J1 through J8 and J31, uniformly bound in tan color illus. stiff paper wraps, housed in yellow and brown corrugated slipcase, original to issue. All volumes show modest toning to text block edges, slightly sunned spine panels, otherwise only slight handling wear, all with square, uncreased bindings, most evidently never read. Slipcase shows approx. 1" x 3" of surface paper loss (only minimally affecting ... read more

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Book: Very Good

 

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Wild Women: Contemporary Short Stories By Women Celebrating Women used book

Wild Women: Contemporary Short Stories By Women Celebrating Women more books like this

by Thomas, Sue, Ed other copies of this book

price: $5.00

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Binding: Softcover Publisher: Overlook Press, Woodstock, NY Date published: 1994 ISBN-13: 9780879515140 ISBN: 0879515147

Description: As New. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. read more

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Book: Fine/Like New

 

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Authors and Writers Associated With Morristown, With a Chapter on Historic Morristown used book

Authors and Writers Associated With Morristown, With a Chapter on Historic Morristown more books like this

by Colles, Julia Keese other copies of this book

price: $5.00

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Edition: Second Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Vogt Bros., Morristown, NJ Date published: 1895

Description: Fair-Good. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Ex-library with typical marks, perforation stamps to early leaves (including title pg.). Lacks front flyleaf. Soiled binding, with edges & corners rubbed through. Gilt-stamped device of Washington's Headquarters. Interior okay. Reading/reference copy. 454 pp. read more

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Book: Fair

 

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Stories of New Jersey used book

Stories of New Jersey more books like this

by Stockton, Frank R. other copies of this book

price: $3.25

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Binding: Trade Paperback Publisher: Rutgers University Press, New Brunswick, NJ Date published: 1961 ISBN-13: 9780813503691 ISBN: 0813503698

Description: Near Fine. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. 11th ptg. : 1987. Light cover wear with slightly bumped corners, a few light cover creases. read more

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Book: Very Good

 

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