illus. 8vo, cloth. Univ. of PA Pr., 1987. vg.
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Germantown: Christopher Sower, 1760. extracted from the Epistle of the Yearly-Meeting of the People called Quakers, held at London in the Year 1748. 16pp. 8vo, rebound in later 1/2 black leather, spine and edges of boards worn, small light dampstain to margins, small amount of light foxing, inner hinge weak. Germantown: Christopher Sower, 1760. Second Edition. Benezet was a leading Quaker abolitionist from Philadelphia. He was a friend of John Woolman. For many years Benezet was a teacher. He founded...
London: 1844. Map. Hand colored lithograph. 19 1/2". x 21". Trail of tears map of North America showing both Quaker annual meetings and American Indian lands. Indexed with color key for "Indian nations" and yearly meetings. Repairs to lower left margin. Includes population statistics for Indian tribes. Catawba, Uchee and Natchez Indians are shown to be "extinct". The map was made for the yearly Quaker (Society of Friends) Aborigines' Committee of the Meetings of Sufferings. This was an annual meeting...
Flushing: Bowne House Historical Society, 1953. Illus. 45pp. 4to, original stiff wrs., ex-lib. Flushing: Bowne House Historical Society, (1953).
Saint-Amand: A. Bedu, 1935. 4to, pr. wrs., top margins unopened, spine heavily worn, front wrapper detached, wrappers lightly soiled. Saint-Armand: A. Bedu, 1935 Presentation copy from the author to historian Gilbert Chinard. From the library of Gilbert Chinard.
illus. 8vo, cloth; (inner hinge weak, flyleaf lacking, spine ends worn). N.Y.: Appleton, 1904.
8vo, cloth-backed boards, d.w. New York, 1966.
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1813. Volume one ONLY (of two). 520 pages (foxing on endpapers, page edges, and small number of interior pages, several holes to front free endpaper, small ink spots on foredge), 8vo, contemporary mottled calf spine over blue marbled boards, red leather spine label, gilt stamping to spine. London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1813. First edition. A very good copy in an attractive binding.
New York: Privately Printed, 1930. A few Illus. 12mo, two-toned cloth, cloth dampstained, margins lightly dampstained throughout. New York: Privately Printed, 1930. Signed by the author. From the library of Wendell Garrett with his rubber stamp on the front flyleaf.
Island Press Cooperative, 1953. Illus. 92pp. 8vo, green cloth, some edges rubbed. N.p.: Island Press Cooperative, 1953, First Collected Edition Most of the stories are set in Colonial America.
Frontis. 8vo, cloth, d.w. Philadelphia: Lippincott, (1968). Presentation copy. vg.
illus. 8vo, cloth, d.w. Wilmington: Friends School. 1948. vg.
ed. by her daughter, Sarah H. Emerson. Frontispieces. 2 vols. 12mo, cloth, g.t., boxed. New York, 1897. Account of an outstanding Abolitionist Quaker, active also in prison reform, etc.
Jenkintown: Old York Road Publishing, 1952. Photo Illus. Thin 8vo, brown boards, spine ends and edges of corners rubbed. Jenkintown: Old York Road Publishing, 1952. Very good.
27 plates. 43pp. 4to, 1/4 calf; (rubbed, foxing). London: Privately printed, 1930.
Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1982. Illus. 8vo, blue cloth, d.w. lightly soiled and rubbed. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, (1982).
Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1981. Edited by Mary Maples Dunn and Richard S. Dunn. Frontis., maps, facsimiles. 5 vols. Thick 4to, original green cloth, ex-lib. (Philadelphia): University of Pennsylvania, 1981. Near Fine Ex libris from the Society of Colonial Wars of the State of New York with their pencil numbers on the copyright page of each volume. Each volume signed by both editors. Volume V is by Edwin B. Bronner and David Fraser and is titled: William Penn's Published...
New York: Macmillan, 1957. Ed. by Frederick B. Tolles and E. Gordon Alderfer. 8vo, blue cloth, d.w. heavily dampstained on blank side, d.w. lightly soiled and chipped. Endpapers, front flyleaf, and last blank page, all lightly dampstained. New York: Macmillan, 1957. From the library of Wendell Garrett with his rubber stamp and a few words underlined by him.
156, pp. 18mo, handsomely rebound in new calf with red leather label (browning to margin of t.p. , light browning to some margins, otherwise a fine copy). London: Thomas Northcott, 1695. First edition. A bright copy. "As a loyal friend of (King) james he (Penn) was greatly compromised by the Revolution of 1688 and the accession of William and Mary. More than once he (Penn) had to answer to accusations of disloyalty before the Privy Council and for a time...
Frontis. 8vo, cloth; (heavy pencilling). Univ. of PA Pr., 1932.
New York: Macmillan, 1932. Illus., folding genealogical table that has been repaired with tape on the blank side with no loss of text. Tall 8vo, original blue cloth, cloth lightly soiled, ex-lib, head of spine and edges of corners rubbed, corners bumped. New York: Macmillan, 1932.
New York: Ricketson, J., 1821. Map. Uncolored engraving. Image measures 10" x 13". Page measures 13" x 16.25". This elegant and unusual map describes the meeting places of New York Quaker groups. Quaker tradition holds that members of the faith meet monthly, quarterly, and yearly to share knowledge and ideas. In addition, groups held preparatory and worship meetings throughout the year. This map conveys the extent Quaker network in New York and the surrounding areas of New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts...
xii, 812, pp. 4to, contemporary calf; (tear in t.p. not affecting text, binding somewhat worn, inner hinges strengthened, otherwise internally very good). Burlington: Isaac Collins, 1774. Manuscript listing of births and a death of James Shinn family on front flyleaf. The principal work of the Dutch Quaker historian. Sewel spent 25 years in the preparation of this work first published in Dutch in 1717. The work was written to correct the misrepresentations of Gerard Croese's Historia Quakeriana. "Its accuracy has...
28pp. 12mo, disbound; (foxing). N.Y.: Collins, Perkins, 1805. First American Edition. S&S 8484.
London: Friends' Historical Society, 1954. 37pp. 8vo, pr. wrs., wrappers lightly soiled. London: Friends' Historical Society, 1954.