Lewes: n.p., n.c. but circa 1967. small 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 48 pages. With biographical sketches of many of the important ministers. Illustrated. READ MORE about HISTORY OF THE UNITED PRESBYTERIAN CONGREGATIONS OF LEWES, COOLSPRING AND INDIAN RIVER CHURCHES,...
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N.P. n.p., (1979). 4to. cloth, dust jacket. 109 pages. See B2-94. Third, revised, edition. Illustrated history. Printed by Dover Graphic Associates. Signed by the author on the title page. With a small mounted label stating that this book was sent as a gift. READ MORE about THE CAPE HENLOPEN LIGHTHOUSE AND DELAWARE BRAKWATER
Dover: Henlopen Publishing Co., 1970. tall 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. (iv), 92 pages. B2-94. First edition, numbered and signed by the author. Illustrated history. Jacket is chipped with small pieces missing along edges and abrased parts. Some foxing. READ MORE about CAPE HENLOPEN LIGHTHOUSE
N.P. n.p., (1965). small 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 95 pages. B2-505. First edition. Illustrations by John Moll. Biography of this murderer of lower Delaware. Signed by the author. Some spotting along hinge of front cover. Name in ink at top of cover. READ MORE about PATTY CANNON, WOMAN OF MYSTERY
St. Michaels: n.p., 1986. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. (iv), 27+(1) pages. Covers the period 1818 to 1844. Two page introduction by the author. READ MORE about EVERY NAME INDEX TO MEMORANDUM BOOK OF BIRTHS, MARRIAGES AND DEATHES OF ISAAC SULLIVAN OF...
Wilmington: Cedar Tree Books, (2004). 8vo. cloth, dust jacket. xxxiii, 237 pages. First edition. The Dutch India Company established a small whaling settlement called Swanendael in 1631, a community that lasted less than a year. Signed by the author on the title page. Illustrated. Private ownership label on free endpaper. READ MORE about SWANENDAEL IN NEW NETHERLAND, THE EARLY HISTORY OF DELAWARE'S OLDEST SETTLEMENT AT LEWES
Bear, De: John P. Reid, December 1993. 4to. self paper wrappers stapled in left hand corner. 10 pages. Volume 2, Number 6. December 1993. With an article on Sussex County Shipbuilding by Reid, Little Known History of Newark, notes on C.A. Weslager's signing party, an article on Brandywine Springs and others. READ MORE about COLLECTING DELAWARE BOOKS
Claymont, DE: Dateline Publications, various dates. 4to. paper wrappers. 48 pages. B1-4676. B2-1992. Have the following issues in this collection: 1960 , , September - October, . Library mark 1961 March-April library mark, May, July-August . Price is per issue. READ MORE about DATELINE DELAWARE
Dover: Public Archives Commission, 1964. 8vo. cloth. 310, (2), 87 pages. B2-699. Printed by the Milford Chronicle Publishing Co. in 300 copies. Various ownership inscriptions on front pastedown and free endpaper. Faint water stain at bottom of pages along gutter. Scarce book. READ MORE about CALENDAR OF SUSSEX COUNTY, DELAWARE PROBATE RECORDS, 1680-1800
Dover: Public Archives Commission, 1964. 8vo. cloth. 310, (2), 87 pages. B2-699. Printed by the Milford Chronicle Publishing Co. in 300 copies. With the Delaware bookplate of Gertrude Brinckle on front pastedown. READ MORE about CALENDAR OF SUSSEX COUNTY, DELAWARE PROBATE RECORDS, 1680-1800
Milford: First Presbyterian Church, (1929). 8vo. self paper wrapppers. 15 pages. The entire brochure consists of various histories of the church and its various committees. READ MORE about EIGHTIETH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, MILFORD, DELAWARE
Milford: The First Presbyterian Church, 1949. small 8vo. self paper wrappers. (4) pages. With picture of the inside of the church on the first page. READ MORE about SERVICE OF INSTALLATION FOR THE REVEREND KENNETH M. KEPLER AS PASTOR OF THE FIRST PRESBYTERIAN...
(Rehobeth Beach: Portfolio Books), 1999. 4to. paper-covered boards, dust jacket. 155, (5) pages. First edition. Fleming took the full color photographs for this photographic journey through the Delaware beaches and published the book. Signed by Fleming and Lynch on the title page. READ MORE about THE BEACHES OF DELAWARE AND HISTORIC SUSSEX COUNTY
(Rehobeth Beach: Portfolio Books), 1999. 4to. paper-covered boards, dust jacket. 155, (5) pages. First edition. Fleming took the full color photographs for this photographic journey through the Delaware beaches and published the book. Signed by Fleming on the title page. READ MORE about THE BEACHES OF DELAWARE AND HISTORIC SUSSEX COUNTY
(Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2005). 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 128 pages. Part of Arcadia's Images of America Series. This booklet describes the building of this powerful seacoast fortification during World War II. Filled with reproductions of photographs. READ MORE about FORT MILES
N.P. n.p., n.d. (circa 1975). oblong small 4to. cloth. ix, 118 pages. Illustrated history of this lower Delaware town which was founded in 1791 by the State legislature to be a center of government for the lower part of Delaware. Printed by the Countian Press of Georgetown. READ MORE about 16 MILES FROM ANYWHERE, A HISTORY OF GEORGETOWN, DEL
Lewes: Lewes - Rehoboth Rotary Club, 1976. 16.25" x 21" Single broadside sheet framed behind glass. Limited to 600 numbered copies. Full color print reproducing Vernon Good's collage of over 30 historic scenes of Lewes, Delaware. Produced in celebration of American Revolution bicentennial (1776-1976). The artist was a native of Southern New Jersey and studied at the Philadelphia Museum School of Art and at the Hussian School of Art. Frame shows some scratches. Print is somewhat faded. READ MORE about HISTORIC LEWES DELAWARE
Rehoboth: Indian River Awards, 1991. oblong 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 88 pages. Printed by Rogers Graphics, Inc. of Georgetown. Two page introduction followed by pages of artist sketches of the churches of this area. Inscribed by author on inside front cover. READ MORE about CHURCHES OF EASTERN SUSSEX COUNTY, A SKETCH BOOK
(Charleston, SC): Arcadia Publishing, (2003). 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 128 pages. B3-2002-2005. First edition. Part of Arcadia's Postcard History Series. Describes Lewes, Georgetown and Laurel. Reproduces postcards. READ MORE about LEWES TO LAUREL IN VINTAGE POSTCARDS
Lewes: Lewes Historical Society, 1998-. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. The first 8 volumes of this journal. Filled with interesting information about this important historic area. READ MORE about JOURNAL OF THE LEWES HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Wilmington: Cedar Tree Books, (2008). 4to. stiff paper wrappers. xiii, 130 pages. Punkin Chunkin has been a part of Delaware for over twenty years now and it is likely to continue for many more autumns. Who would have thought that a challenge to see who could throw a pumpkin the farthest would grow to be one of the largest events in our state, drawing tens of thousands of people to acres of corn fields in... READ MORE about PIE IN THE SKY, THE AUTHORIZED HISTORY OF PUNKIN CHUNKIN'
(Westerville, OH: Otterbein Press, 1983). 4to. stiff paper wrappers. vi, 438 pages. B3-1983-1984. Written for the 100th anniversary of the incorporation of this Delaware town. The town was founded in 1802. Reproduced from typescript. Illustrated. Signed by the author. Head of spine bumped. READ MORE about THE HISTORY OF NINETEENTH CENTURY LAUREL
Lewes: Lewes Historical Society, 1977. small 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 19+(1) pages. A special exhibition sponsored by the Lewes Historical Society. Acknowledgements by Kenneth Douty. READ MORE about LOOKING AT LEWES - THE ARTIST'S EYE
N.P. Privately printed, 1961. 4to. cloth, dust jacket. 255 pages. B2-1935. Limited to 700 numbered copies signed by the author. Illustrated including a tipped-in color photograph. Jacket foxed and tape repaired along edges. READ MORE about SAILING RAMS, A HISTORY OF SAILING SHIPS BUILT IN AND NEAR SUSSEX COUNTY, DELAWARE