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A Half Century in Scranton

Throop, Benjamin H.

Published by Press of the Scranton Republican, 1895
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From Bookworm Bookstore (HARRISBURG, PA, U.S.A.)

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355 pp. with photographs of illustrious individuals from the period. Twenty chapters dealing with subjects dealing with the evolution of the city, Indian history, pioneer life, settlers into the area, canal transportation, medical memories, the Lackawanna Iron and Steel Company, the Pennsylvania Coal Company, Lackawanna County's inception, military memories, financial growth, railroads, real estate, churches and schools, labor troubles and much more. Black boards with gilt lettering and raised design on cover and gilt lettering on spine. Extremely scarce title. Minor wear on corners and former owner's name on end paper. This is an extremely rare original copy of Dr. Throop's work. Bookseller Inventory # 35700

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Title: A Half Century in Scranton

Publisher: Press of the Scranton Republican

Publication Date: 1895

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Very Good

Edition: First Edition

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The Bookworm Bookstore is one of twenty-five Specialty Shops featured on the Second Level of the West Shore Farmer`s Market located at 900 Market Street, Lemoyne, Pennsylvania (2 miles west of the State Capitol in Harrisburg across the Market Street Bridge). The hours are Tuesday and Saturday 9AM-2PM and Friday 9AM-4PM which coincide with the Farm Market hours.(We will also open by appointment) The shop offers a wide variety of subjects generally found in an out-of-print bookstore and also conducts appraisals as well as paperback trading and search services. Within the store there is an inventory between 15,000 and 20,000 volumes as well as hundreds of beautifully matted prints suitable for framing. The Bookworm Bookstore also maintains on-line offerings numbering over 12,000 titles in 100 catalogues.

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