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The Bible in iron ; or, The pictured stoves and stove plates of the Pennsylvania Germans ; with notes on colonial fire-backs in the United States, the ten-plate stove, Franklin's fireplace and the tile stoves of the Moravians in Pennsylvania and North Carolina, together with a list of colonial furnaces in the United States and Canada

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Mercer, Henry C., 1856-1930
The Bible in iron ; or, The pictured stoves and stove plates of the Pennsylvania Germans ; with notes on colonial fire-backs in the United States, the ten-plate stove, Franklin's fireplace and the tile stoves of the Moravians in Pennsylvania and North Carolina, together with a list of colonial furnaces in the United States and Canada
Doylestown, Pennsylvania: Bucks County Historical Society, 1914
iv, 174 p. : ill. ; 24 cm

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Contents

[Cover] The Bible in iron, or the pictured stoves and stove plates of the Pennsylvania Germans

Preface, pp. [I]-IV

[Title page] The Bible in iron, or the pictured stoves and stove plates of the Pennsylvania Germans: with notes on colonial fire-backs in the United States, the ten-plate stove, Franklin’s fireplace and the tile stoves of the Moravians in Pennsylvania and North Carolina, together with a list of colonial furnaces in the United States and Canada, p. [1]

[Dedication], p. [2]

Chapter I: introduction -- the decorated iron stoves of Europe, pp. 3-22

Chapter II: the decorated iron stoves of colonial America, pp. 23-114

Chapter III: notes on colonial firebacks, date plates and miscellaneous stoves, pp. 115-131

Notes, pp. 132-156

[Acknowledgements], p. 157

Index, pp. 158-174 ff.

[Cover]


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