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Auctioneer Horst Auctioneers 717-738-3080
Auction Date Jul 27 Auction
50 Durlach Road
Ephrata, PA
Time 09:00AM
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AuctionZip Auctioneer ID# 1356
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SATURDAY, JULY 27, 2019 AT 9:00 A.M.


Friday, July 26, 8:00 A.M. thru 8:00 P.M.
Saturday, July 27, 7:00 A.M. throughout the auction

Sale to be held at the Horst Auction Center, 50 Durlach Rd., Ephrata, PA 17522

(The corner of Rt. 322 & Durlach Rd., approx. 2 ½ miles west of Ephrata, Lancaster County, PA)



Highlights – Extensive Collection of Antique Reference Books & Auction Catalogs; Lancaster County Family Genealogies including “The Jonas Martin Era” and “The Earth Is the Lord’s”; Collection of Late 19th Century Lancaster County Trade Cards; Postcards; Collection of Lancaster County Manuscript Deeds and Legal Documents; Public Sale Bills and Other Broadsides; Ephrata Imprints including Martyrs Mirrors, Gemuths-Gesprach, Christen-Pflicht, Guldene Aepfel, Manuscript Wunder-Spiel Signed By Brother Jabaez (Peter Miller); Christopher Saur 1763 Bible; Leibert and Billmeyer 1785 Ausbunds; Carlisle and Harrisburg Imprints; Lancaster Imprints Including Bibles, Martyrs Mirrors, Mennonite Gesang Buchs, Ausbunds; European Imprints including Ausbund, Lobwasser Hymnal; Froschauer Bibles; Family Bibles including Hess, Hershey, Bauder, Longenecker, Kreider, and Other Local Names; Diaries; Weaver’s Pattern Book; Schoolmaster’s Copy Book; Local Ledgers including Farm, General Store, Blacksmith, Tailor, Carpenter, etc., and Many More Items


*Book lists are available by sending $10 to Horst Auction Center, 50 Durlach Road, Ephrata, PA 17522; or by pickup at the Auction Center for $5.  Book lists and photographs of each lot are also available on our website,

Accepted Payments: Cash or PA Check; Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and Debit Card with 3% fee.  No out of state checks without prior approval.   NO BUYER’S PREMIUM!

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