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Old 04-24-2017, 08:03 PM
delphica delphica is offline
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Originally Posted by stillownedbysetters View Post
I have a 1909 1st edition copy of Girl of the Limberlost signed by the author. My great-grandfather was a professional photographer and met author Porter in the course of his work. She provided the book, signed to his four daughters.
That is really special! How nice that it stayed in your family.

My oldest is from 1830, A history of the state of New York, from the first discovery of the country to the present time: With a geographical account of the country and a View of its original inhabitants. And it was given to me as a gift by a Doper who came across it and knew I liked New York state history.