Saucony Book Shop

Saucony Book Shop

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The Saucony Book Shop, located at the epicenter of Pennsylvania German folk culture (our shop specialty), offers 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. We make no attempt to be a general-service book shop. Our inventory is highly selective, individually chosen with discerning readers and collectors in mind. Our browsing inventory of more than 15,000 volumes is housed in a cozy ca. 1890 barn and lean-to adjacent to an historic creamery in rural Maxatawny Twp., Berks Co. Our shop is available for browsing by appointment; please call or email ahead if planning a visit.

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Fine in Near Fine jacket. 4to-over 9"-12" tall. Red-orange cloth, as issued. Dust jacket shows small area of loss along top front edge near spine, otherwise as issued.


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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

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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. Book. 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 ... Read More

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

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

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

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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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Stories of New Jersey used book

Stories of New Jersey more books like this

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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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American Moderns: Bohemian New York and the Creation of a New Century used book

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Softcover Publisher: Metropolitan Books/Holt & Co. Date published: 2000 ISBN-13: 9780805048476 ISBN: 0805048472

Description: Fine. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Softcover, stated "First Edition 2000" on copyright pg. As issued. viii, 420 pp., illus. Read More

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The Life of Emma Thursby: 1845-1931 [Inscribed Copy] used book

The Life of Emma Thursby: 1845-1931 [Inscribed Copy] more books like this

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: New-York Historical Society, New York Date published: 1940

Description: Very Good. No Jacket. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Signed by Author Dark rust cloth, gilt lettering. Spotted, moderately soiled covers. Deckled edges, marbled endpapers, quality rag paper, gilt top edge. xxii, 470 pp. Edition limited to 2, 000 copies. Firm, square binding, clean interior, quite presentable. Association copy inscribed by author, 1940, to ballet critic Gerald Goode: "For my friend / Gerald Goode / Publicist Extraordinary / Discriminating Critic of Ballet / Sincerely / Richard Gipson / ... Read More

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The Making of an American used book

The Making of an American more books like this

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Binding: Decorative Cloth Publisher: Macmillan, New York Date published: 1902

Description: Near Fine. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Textured blue cloth, gilt design and lettering, deckled fore-edge, gilt top. Modestly rubbed extremities, minimal fraying at lower spine. Gilt decoration remains bright. 8th ptg. overall: Oct. 1902. Clean interior. Former owner signature on front flyleaf. Original illustrated edition of an influential autobiography by the documentarian and socially conscious photographer of "How the Other Half Lives." Notably well preserved copy. Read More

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Account Book of a Country Store Keeper in the 18th Century at Poughkeepsie used book

Account Book of a Country Store Keeper in the 18th Century at Poughkeepsie more books like this

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Binding: Original Wraps Publisher: Vassar Brothers' Institute Date published: 1911

Description: Very Good in N/A jacket. 4to-over 9"-12" tall. Records in Dutch and English. Preserved among the papers in the Office of the Clerk of Dutchess County, New York. Account book of Francis Filkin. Wear to edges, with minor chipping, slight areas of paper loss along bottom front edge, front fore-edge; approx. 1" strip lacking at lower binding extremity. Partially uncut. Original brown paper wraps. 122 pp. Read More

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