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I Well Remember: The Memoirs of a Mennonite Schoolmaster SIGNED

By: Fulmer, Clarence A.; Hallstead, Robert H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: DE, The Kiwanis Club of Wilmington, Inc.: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 45907

Condition: Near Fine


Author signed first edition hardcover in brown leatherette covered boards showing sharp tips and bumped spine ends with bright gilt spine title. Not dedicated to anyone in particular, just the following: 8-29-50 Wilmington High School Clarence A. Fulmer Best Regards. 216 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket with wrap around photograph of school children in front of their schoolhouse. Laid in is a key for who is who in this cover photo. A glowing account of the doings of this upstanding and civic minded Mennonite school teacher. View more info

Quilts Among the Plain People. People's Place Booklet #4

By: Pellman, Rachel T.; Ranck, Joanne

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Lancaster, PA, Good Books: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46094

ISBN: 0934672032

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality first printing paperback in illustrated card covers with sharp tips and spine ends. Light color loss and a small bookstore stamp on title page is all that keeps this from being as new. 96 pp profusely illustrated with b/w photos and drawings throughout. Amish and Mennonites have always quilted with their worn out or out grown clothing. Here is a veritable textbook on quilting published by People's Place a museum and heritage center located in Intercourse, PA. Chapters include: Beauty Among the Austere/ Amish Quilts from Long Ago: 1. Sunshine and Shadow, 2. Diamond in Square, ... View more info

Tears and Ashes and Blood Civilian Lives In An Uncivil War Southern Rockingham County, VA Research & Associates Tourbook

By: Rhodes, David S.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: VA, Privately Printed: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41001

Condition: Near Fine


Well illustrated 24pp glossy cover magazine size tourbook with descriptive biographies of the stops along the way. Based on volumes I & IIIUnionists and the Civil War Experience In The Shenandoah Valley by Rodes, Wenger & Bittinger. Includes Valey Brethren-Mennonite Heritage Center/ 1829 House, John Brunk (Civil War) Samuel Weaver Home/ Peter & Elizabeth Coffman Burkholder House/ Weavers Church/ Henry H. and Margaret Heatwole Rhodes Place/ Benjamin Wenger Place/ Mole Hill "Look Out For Smoke"/ Bank Mennonite Church/ Bowmans Mill and many others. Fab unmarked condition with light wear a... View more info

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Plain Buggies Amish, Mennonite, and Bretheren Horse-Drawn Transportation

By: Scott, Stephen

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lancaster, PA, Good Books: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46715

ISBN: 0934672024

Condition: Fine


Straight and square glossy photo illustrated paperback displays beautifully. Tips and spine ends sharp, one hand stamp on foot of title page has bled through to copyright details on next page. There are no names, tears or soil within the 96 pp text. Explains why, how and the benefits of transporting goods and good people by horse and buggy. Chapters include: Why Horses and Buggies?/ Buggy Use Today/ Buggy Manufacturing/ Horses/ Harness/ Buggies and the Law/ Harassment/ Alternate Transportation/ What are the Main Buggy Styles?/ Pennsylvania/ Ohio/ Indiana/ Swiss/ Old Order Me... View more info