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In Service to American Pharmacy The Professional Life of William Procter, Jr.
1 In Service to American Pharmacy The Professional Life of William Procter, Jr.
Tuscaloosa, AL The University of Alabama Press 1992 1st Thus; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
As new in shrink wrap. Rare.The position of the pharmacist in the structure of health care in the United States evolved during the middle half of the 19th century, roughly from the founding of the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy in 1821 to the passage of meaningful pharmaceutical legislation in the 1870s. Higby examines the professional life of William Procter, Jr., generally regarded as the “Father of American Pharmacy,” and follows the development of American pharmacy through four decades of Procter’s professional commitment to the field. 
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Life and Letters of Peter and Susan Lesley, Ames, Mary Leslely
2 Ames, Mary Leslely Life and Letters of Peter and Susan Lesley
New York And London G.P. Putnam's Sons 1909 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue grey covers with gilt print. Two volume set that is the Knickerbocker Press edition. Volume 2 has crack forming on exterior hinge but not severe. Vol 1 has 526 pages and 15 illustrations, Volume 2 has 562 pages with 15 illustrations and a full index for both volumes. Joseph Peter Lesley (17 September 1819 – 1 June 1903) was an American geologist. He spent three years assisting Henry D. Rogers in the first geological survey of Pennsylvania. He also graduated from Princeton Theological Seminary and was licensed to preach by the presbytery of Philadelphia. He made extensive and important researches in the coal, oil, and iron fields of the United States and Canada and became State geologist of Pennsylvania in 1874.His wife, Susan Inches Lesley (1823-1904), was the daughter of Judge Joseph Lyman, of Northampton, Massachusetts. She married Prof. Lesley in 1849, and devoted herself to the work of organized charities in Philadelphia." Wikipedia Scarce if not rare two volume set. ; Vol. 1 & 2; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
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The Lincoln Reader The rich and vivid narrative of Lincoln's life and times skillfully recreated in an exciting new kind of biography, Angle, Paul M.
3 Angle, Paul M. The Lincoln Reader The rich and vivid narrative of Lincoln's life and times skillfully recreated in an exciting new kind of biography
New Brunswick N.J. Rutgers University Press 1947 First Edition; bomc Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
First Edition. Signed by Paul Angle on endpaper. There is a Phi Beta Kappa bookplate from Philadelphia to a John Barringer of Overbrook High School for "excellence in his studies". Dust has chips around edges but is now in mylar archival sleeve. The Lincoln Reader is a biography of Abraham Lincoln written by sixty-five authors. Paul Angle, the noted Lincoln scholar, selected passages from the works on contemporaries, later biographers, and even Lincoln himself, to form a composite portrait of one of the wisest and most beloved American presidents. These passages, interwoven by Angle's running commentary, blend into a single vivid narrative of Lincoln's life, from his boyhood in Indiana to his assassination and funeral. First published in 1947, The Lincoln Reader has long been considered the most definitive, complete, and authentic retelling of the life of Abraham Lincoln. Fully indexed. We provide delivery tracking. Scarce editor signed copy. ; Photographs; 8.50 X 5.80 X 1.40 inches; 592 pages; Signed by Editor 
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4 Bek, William G The German Settlement Society of Philadelphia and its colony, Hermann, Missouri
American Press 1984 Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Excellent history of this area of Pennsylvania with much early German history of this area of Philadelphia. ; Americana Germanica; 301 pages 
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A Century of Race Street Meeting House 1856-1956, Browin, Frances Williams
5 Browin, Frances Williams A Century of Race Street Meeting House 1856-1956
Philadelphia PA Central Phildelphia Monthly Meeting of Friends 1956 1st Thus; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Large booklet. Cover shows sun fading. Very clean contents. Rare. This booklet is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. he Race Street Meetinghouse is an historic and still active Quaker meetinghouse at 1515 Cherry Street at the corner of N. 15th Street in the Center City area of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.[2] The meetinghouse served as the site of the Yearly Meeting of the Hicksite sect of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) from 1857 to 1955. The Race Street Meetinghouse was at the forefront of women's involvement both in Quaker religion and in American political activism. We provide delivery tracking on US orders.; Photographs; 8vo; 36 pages 
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The convict ship  A narrative of the results of scriptural instruction and moral discipline on board the "Earl Grey", Browning, Colin Arrott
6 Browning, Colin Arrott The convict ship A narrative of the results of scriptural instruction and moral discipline on board the "Earl Grey"
New York , NY R. Craighead 1856 Limited 1st Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
American Edition from the 4th English Edition. Brown decorative cover worn. Pages yellowing/browning from age. Hing beginning to crack but not loose. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. This is NOT a reprint or print on demand. Preface by the Rev. James H. Fowles, rector of the Church of the Ephiphany, Philadelphia. Rare. ; 263 pages 
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The Miller Family Magazine, January 1917, Vol 2, No. 1, Clemens, William M.
7 Clemens, William M. The Miller Family Magazine, January 1917, Vol 2, No. 1
New York, NY William M. Clemens 1917 PhotoCopy Only; First Impression Manila Folder or Binder Very Good with no dust jacket 
Photocopy in folder.Thomas Miller of Rowley, Mass; Miller-Bennett Line; A New York State Family; Maine Wills; Soldiers of the Revolution; Milton, Mass. Death; New York Marriages; Miller-Stone Line; Lancaster Co. , Penn. Records; A Famous Botanist; Londonderry, N. H. Births; Bedford Co. , Ca. , Wills; New York City Millers; In Philadelphia in 1835; Heirs to Estates. Excellent Reference. We provide delivery tracking on US orders.; Photocopy Only; Vol. 2 #1; 16 pages; 
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Analysis of Butler's Analogy, Crooks, George Richard
8 Crooks, George Richard Analysis of Butler's Analogy
ca 1950 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Ink stain at top of pages which does not affect print. Foxing. An early imprint or book section (no binding), printed around 1850-1870, of a discussion of Bishop Butlers discussion of life, death, and life after death. Joseph Butler (1692-1752) wrote his infamous Analogy of Religion, Natural and Revealed, to the Constitution and Course of Nature, in 1736. Butler was born and educated in England as a Presbyterian but became ordained in the Church of England in 1718, and eventually became the Dean of St. Paul's Cathedral and later Bishop of Durham. This is not Hobarts and the author is not revealed, but is most likely George Richard Crooks who republished Butler's Analogy with and Analysis which this paper is mostly that analysis. George Richard Crooks (February 3, 1822 Philadelphia – February 20, 1897) was a United States writer, educator, and Methodist minister.In 1860 Crooks became editor of The Methodist, a publication described by a colleague as "the doughty unofficial rival of the official weekly – The Christian Advocate."[12] In conjunction with John McClintock, he prepared a series of "First Books" in Latin and Greek (1846–1847). In 1852 Crooks edited a republication of Butler's Analogy, for which he added an analysis, index, and biography. (Wikipedia). Heavy foxing to pages and ink spot to top of pages. Rare. Possibly no publication date in item. Paperback may indicate a booklet, phamplet, tract or book.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 49 pages 
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The Niobara Service Book from the Book of Common Prayer of 1929 / Niobrara Wocekiye Wowapi, Deanery, Niobrara
9 Deanery, Niobrara The Niobara Service Book from the Book of Common Prayer of 1929 / Niobrara Wocekiye Wowapi
South Dakota Niobrara Deanery 1937 Revised Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Black cover with gilt print. Contemporary black cloth, gilt-lettered spine. Niobrara Deanery, South Dakota Obaspe. The Bishop White Prayer Book Society underwrote the publcation of the Niobara Service Book in the Dakota language for use of the Indians in South Dakota. The original translation was done in the late 19th century. Exlibrary from the Diocesan library at Church House Philadelphia when it closed. Rare. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 368 pages 
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An explanation of the Thirty-nine articles  With an epistle dedicatory to the Rev. E.B. Pusey, Forbes, A. P
10 Forbes, A. P An explanation of the Thirty-nine articles With an epistle dedicatory to the Rev. E.B. Pusey
London J. Parker 1878 Third Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Original 1878 printing that has been rebound into library binding by the Diocesan Library and Reading Room, Church House, Philadelphia. (Label in front of book). ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 843 pages 
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Old Hickory  Young folks' life of Gen. Andrew Jackson, seventh president of the United States, Frost, John
11 Frost, John Old Hickory Young folks' life of Gen. Andrew Jackson, seventh president of the United States
Boston, MA Lee and Shepard 1896 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Blue grey cover with general Jackson riding horse with sabre drawn. "John Frost, a Philadelphia school teacher turned writer [Image 8: Portrait of Frost], was born in Kennebunk, Maine, in 1800 and educated at Bowdoin and Harvard. He spent the majority of his early career as a teacher and a principal. When not engaged in the training of minds, Frost pursued his substantial literary ambitions, aspirations that did not always endear him to those of his students who were made to act as “assistants” in his various projects. Accusing Frost of manipulating their children for personal gain, several wealthy parents withdrew their financial support from his school, and he was forced to resign. Frost’s passion for teaching proved “incongruous” with his love of literature, and “literature triumphed.”[13] In the years following his resignation from teaching, John Frost produced hundreds of books for the popular market" (cliohistoryl.org); Old rough and ready series; Engravings; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 183 pages 
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A Comprehensive Spelling Book, GEOFFREY, BUCKWALTER
12 GEOFFREY, BUCKWALTER A Comprehensive Spelling Book
Chicago PHILADELPHIA: PORTER AND COATES 1879 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Tancover black lettering. Front endpage missing other complete and clean. Tight binding. Overall condition very good. 
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Holiness Miscellany Essays by Adam Clarke, Richard Watson, Bishop Foster, Geo. Peck, Alfred Cookman, J. A. Wood, E. M. Levy, D. Steele, Inskip, John S.
13 Inskip, John S. Holiness Miscellany Essays by Adam Clarke, Richard Watson, Bishop Foster, Geo. Peck, Alfred Cookman, J. A. Wood, E. M. Levy, D. Steele
Philadelphia, PA National Publishing Association for the Promotion of Holiness 1882 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
This is the original 1882 edition of Holiness Miscellany, with a compilation of eight chapters put together by John S. Inskip and written by Adam Clarke, Richard Watson, and others. This small hardcover book runs 176 pages, and is in excellent condition. The decorative cover is brown cloth and has an embossed design in black. The cover has very little wear. The binding is tight and the boards are completely attached. John Inskip was born at Huntingdon, England, in 1816, and. came to America in 1820. He was converted at fourteen years of age, in 1836 joined the Philadelphia Conference, in 1845 was transferred to the Ohio Conference, in 1852 to the New York East Conference, later to the New York Conference, the Baltimore Conference, and finally, again to the New York East Conference, in all, of which he occupied important stations until his super-annuation in 1873, after which he was editor of the Christian Standard, in Philadelphia, until his death, at Ocean Grove, N.J., March 7, 1884. He was a pleasing and successful evangelist, and in his later years a powerful advocate of entire sanctification. He made a memorable defence of himself before the General Conference of 1852 from the charge of innovation in his pastoral rulings at Springfield, Ohio, concerning family sittings in the congregations. Rare. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 12mo; 176 pages 
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Scotland, historic and romantic, in two volumes, Lansdale, Maria Hornor
14 Lansdale, Maria Hornor Scotland, historic and romantic, in two volumes
Philadelphia PA H.T. Coates & Co 1902 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Charts and Photos Two Volumes.. A beautiful set with blue covers and gilt shield and crest with outlined gilt decorated border on covers. Gilt lettering on spine with bands. Very clean contents, Fold out map. Volume I has a bound in, folded royal family tree of Scottish Rulers from 11th century to 1901. Volume II has a bound in folded color map of scotland at rear of book. Each book illustrated with 20+ b/w, photogravures, each with a protective tissue and an index for that volume. Lansdale, Maria Hornor was born on January 26, 1860 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Philip and Olivia (Luce) Lansdale.; Photographs, Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 
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Vindication of Anglican Orders, Lowndes, Arthur
15 Lowndes, Arthur Vindication of Anglican Orders
London James Pott & Co.; Rivingtons 1897 1st Edition Thus; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Original 1897 printing and not a reprint. Two volumes in blue cloth with gilt print. Pages are uneven cut. shows wear to the edges and dented corners. These volumes came from the Diocesan Library and Reading Room of the Church House in Philadelphia. Withdrawn stamp on plate. "A VINDICATION of Anglican Orders appears to be called for at certain intervals, not because there is any doubt of their validity on the part of those who hold them, but because the adversaries of the Church of England, in order to defend their own position, constantly renew the attack. Year by year the anomaly of the Italian Mission in England grows greater. It is seen more and more clearly at Rome that AngUcan Orders must be discredited at all costs, else the Bishops and Priests sent to England by. The Bishop of Rome stand self-confessed as intruders, and fomenters of schism." ; 2 vols.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 602 pages 
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Mace, Maize, Mase, Mays, Maze Family History (Photocopy Only), Mase, Catharine, Leonard Mays
16 Mase, Catharine, Leonard Mays Mace, Maize, Mase, Mays, Maze Family History (Photocopy Only)
Pennsylvania Authors c1978 PhotoCopy Only; 2nd edition Manila Folder or Binder Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Photocopy Only of this family history. In sleeve. This family history has numerous surnames from in and around Pennsylvania including but not limited to Barre, Becker, Berger, Brimmer, rown, Donough, Etzweller, Funck, Habecker, Keen, Krall, Leinaweaver, Long, Smith, Snyder, Straub, Vogt, Wieding, Yingst, and Zimmermann. George Miess (Mess) born in Bertenan, Germany came as a Passanger on the ship Pleasant in 1732 arriving in Philadelphia, Pa. Arranged by generation with birth, death dates some locations and historical biography. Fully indexed.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 86 pages 
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Liturgiae Americanae, or, The Book of Common Prayer as Used in the United States of America..., McGarvey, William
17 McGarvey, William Liturgiae Americanae, or, The Book of Common Prayer as Used in the United States of America...
The Philadelphia Church Publishing Company 1907 1st Edition Thus; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Black cloth cover with gilt print. Cover shows wear to spine. Contents clean, tight with no underlining or highlighting. Extensive appendix. "compared with the proposed book of 1786 and with the prayer book of The Church of England, and an Historical Account and Documents by William McGarvey to whichis added a Bibliographical sketch of the Standard Editions of the American Prayer Book, and a Critical examination of the Prayer Book Psalter by the Rev. Frederick Gibson, DD." (from title page) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; c550 pages 
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18 Melhorn, Nathan Raymond History of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Incarnation, Philadelphia, Pa
[s.n.] 1938 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue cover. Spine sunfaded. Scarce. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; B&W Photographs; 96 pages 
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19 Newbolt, W. C. E Speculum sacerdotum Or, The divine model of the priestly life
New York Longmans, Green 1894 1st Edition Thus; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Green cover gilt print. Exlib withdrawn stamp from the Divinity School of Philadelphia. Also label stating "Given in memory of the Rt. Rev. J. Gillespie Armstrong by The Rev. S. Tagart Steele, Jr. Bishop Butterfield wassucceeded at St. Luke’s by theReverend S. Tagart Steele who served as Rector for 19 years.Father Steele served the parish ably, providing sound leadership during the dark days of the Second World War and into the dawn of anew era of social change.He retired on July 31st,1962only months shy of his 72nd birthday. Signed "Steele" on endpaper. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 321 pages; Signed by Notable Personage, Unrelated 
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20 No Author Listed Catalogue Of The Books belonging to the Library Company of Philadelphia; to which is prefixed, A short account of the institution, with the Charter, Laws, and Regulations. (Vol 1 and 2, 1835, Vol 3 1856)
Philadelphia, PA Library Company of Philadelphia 1835 & 1856 1st Thus; First Impression Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
All three volumes. Original brown boards have heavy edge and corner wear. Spines have been taped over with brown library tape and has white writing. The spines underneath the tape look to be blue cloth. It is not known the condition of the bindings under the tape. These are ex-library from the Peabody Normal College at the University of Nashville with a withdrawn stamp inside on the library labels. Vol 1 and 2 were published in 1835 and covers books in the library up to 1835. Vol. 2 has a rare index for Vol 1 & 2 , Vol 3's index is ehaustive for all three volumes.Vol #3 covers books added from 1835 to 1856. This vol 3 has a presentation label to the "University of Tennessee, Nashville from The Library Company Company of Philadelphia. Front Hinge for vol 3 is al most detached. Volumes 1 & 2 are tight bindings. Contents of all volumes have foxing, otherwise clean. It looks as though Volumes 1 and 3 have had the pages trimmed as Vol. 2 has uneven pages. These rare volumes are some of the first, if not the first, example of subject arrangements used by the Paris Book Sellers of the day who use a new and innovative arrangement style. They are one of the best references for a cross section of the Library of Philadelphia which was the largest library of that era and remains one of the most prestegious libraries in the world. Foxing to pages and hinges may be weak or broken. All three volumes in the set. Rare if not unique.; Vol. 123; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
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