Category: American South


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Folksongs of Alabama

By: Arnold, Byron

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University, AL, University of Alabama Press: 1950

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041660


Condition: VG+

Tan cloth, lettered in red. Cloth is slightly soiled, with foxing to portions of back cover. Bottom corners slightly bumped. xiii,193 pp. Firm binding, clean interior. View more info

Atlanta in 1890: "The Gate City"

By: Atlanta Historical Society

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Atlanta and Macon, GA, Atlanta Historical Society/Mercer University Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023488

ISBN: 0865542414

Condition: Near Fine

Red cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in black. Slightly bumped top corners, otherwise nearly as issued. Dust jacket shows light shelf wear, now in archival mylar. xxvii,98 pp., illus. Facsimile reprint of "'The Gate City': Atlanta - Historical, Descriptive and Picturesque" (1890), issued by the Art Publishing Co., with a new introduction and annotations. View more info

Tobacco and Kentucky

By: Axton, W. F.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Lexington, KY, University Press of Kentucky: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000951

ISBN: 0813102073

Condition: Near Fine

Lightly rubbed covers and extremities, a bit of shelf wear, nearly as issued. x,149 pp., illus. View more info

Southern Explorers and Colonists, As Illustrated in the Early Events Connected With the French Settlement at Fort Carolina, the Spanish Colony at St. Augustine, and the English Plantation at Jamestown

By: Banvard, Joseph

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL and Boston, MA, Interstate Pub. Co.: 1886

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 012156

Condition: Very Good

Deaccessioned from non-circulating museum library, minimally marked/stamped, clear-coated spine panel (a bit age-toned) with handwritten call label on lower spine panel. Dark gold cloth, lettered in black and gilt. Light soiling to cloth, bottom fore-edge corners of both covers showing evidence of dampstaining/dye run with light dampstaining to that corner of text block, affecting margins only, fading toward rear of volume, interior otherwise nicely intact. 306 pp., illus. Scattered former ownership stamps in a few margins through interior. View more info

The Negro Vanguard

By: Bardolph, Richard

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Vintage/Random House: 1959

Seller ID: 021673

Condition: Very Good

Modest shelf wear, covers a bit rubbed. Former owner signature on half-title. Firm binding, slightly bowed. ix,495,xvi pp. Scattered internal underlining, generally unobtrusive. View more info

Eve's Wail: An Enslaved Woman Burned at the Stake in Colonial Virginia [INSCRIBED]

By: Barkley, Terry; Nicholas P. Picerno (fwd.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dickson, TN, BrayBree Publishing: 2017

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 041029

ISBN: 1940127157

Condition: Near Fine

INSCRIBED. Stiff color wraps. Very slight handling wear, nearly as issued. xiii,81 pp., illus. Inscribed by author opposite half-title page, full signature, personalized, dated 28 Jan. 2017. View more info

North Carolina's Hurricane History

By: Barnes, Jay

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009438

ISBN: 0807845078

Condition: Fine

206 pp., illus. w/ b&w photos. As issued. View more info

Kentucky Yesterday and Today

By: Baugher, Ruby Dell, and Sarah Hendricks Claypool

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Evansville, IN, Kincaid Publishing House: 1962

Seller ID: 028284

Condition: Fine

Red cloth, lettered in white. xii,404 pp., illus. 1964 ptg. A beautiful copy showing only mere hints of shelf wear in the form of slight rubbing to spine extremities, with a clean and bright interior, unmarked, essentially as issued. View more info

Broken Acres [INSCRIBED]

By: Beaman, Joyce Proctor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Winston-Salem, NC, John F. Blair: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 011417

Condition: Fine

Pale yellow cloth, as issued. 145 pp. Dust jacket shows slight shelf/edge wear, virtually as issued. Lengthy author's inscription occupies almost entire front flyleaf, to Mayor and Mrs. E. B. Pittman, former Mayor of Wilson (the novel's setting, Wilson County, North Carolina) with full signature. View more info

Battle of Five Forks [Virginia Civil War Battles and Leaders Series]

By: Bearss, Ed; Calkins, Chris

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Lynchburg, VA, H. E. Howard: 1985

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 030906

ISBN: 0930919203

Condition: Fine

Dark blue cloth, lettered/illus. in gold foil. As issued. 1st ptg. thus (of Second Ed.). [ii],131 pp., maps. View more info

Historic Savannah

By: Bell, Malcolm, Jr.; N. Jane Iseley (photographs)

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Savannah, GA, Historic Savannah Foundation: 1977

Seller ID: 024290

Condition: Near Fine

Stiff color pictorial wraps. 4th ptg.: 1982. Light shelf wear. 80 pp., illus. w/ color photographs. View more info

Slaves and Serfs in the Post-Emancipation Imagination, 1861-1915 [ProQuest Number 10119924]

By: Bellows, Amanda Brickell

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, ProQuest: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046123

Condition: Fine

Black buckram, spine panel lettered in gold foil. As issued. ProQuest Number 10119924. Ph.D. dissertation submitted to the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 2016. xiii,349 pp. View more info

The United States of Appalachia: How Southern Mountaineers Brought Independence, Culture, and Enlightenment to America

By: Biggers, Jeff

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Shoemaker & Hoard: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047026

ISBN: 1593760310

Condition: Fine

Tan and black paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket as issued. xv,238 pp. 1st ptg., complete number line. View more info

The Story of Naomi Wise; or, The Wrongs of a Beautiful Girl / Reminiscences of Randolph County / History of Randleman, North Carolina

By: Blair, J. A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Randleman, NC, The Rotary Club of Randleman, NC: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029201

Condition: VG+

Dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt. Mild shelf wear, a bit rubbed along joints and corners, text block edges somewhat dulled by age, 1" closed tear along top edge of one leaf (pp. 111-112). 113,[4],22 pp. Very scarce. View more info

Atlanta Scenes: Photojournalism in the Atlanta History Center Collection [Georgia]: Images of America

By: Blass, Kimberly S., And Michael Rose [Atlanta History Center]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dover, NH, Arcadia: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002376

ISBN: 0752408933

Condition: Near Fine

Very light thumbing crease on back cover, else as issued. View more info

Beyond Mammoth Cave: A Tale of Obsession in the World's Longest Cave [INSCRIBED]

By: Borden, James D., and Roger W. Brucker

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Carbondale and Edwardsville, IL, Southern Illinois University Press: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 044046

ISBN: 0809323451

Condition: Near Fine

INSCRIBED BY BOTH AUTHORS. Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, spine panel lettered in gold foil. Essentially as issued. Inscribed by both authors on lower main title, full signatures, personalized. 1st edition, complete number line. xix,353 pp., illus. Very scarce in hardcover. View more info

Resources and People in East Kentucky: Problems and Potentials of a Lagging Economy

By: Bowman, Mary Jean, and W. Warren Haynes

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Baltimore and Washington, D.C., Johns Hopkins University Press/Resources for the Future, Inc.: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000931

Condition: Fine

xxiv,448 pp., maps. Very slightly rubbed edges, else as issued. Dust jacket in Brodart sleeve shows some edge chipping (very minor paper loss), rubbed joints and extremities. View more info

Architecture of Middle Tennessee: The Historic American Buildings Survey

By: Brumbaugh, Thomas B., Martha I. Strayhorn, and Gary G. Gore (editors)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Vanderbilt University Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007388

ISBN: 0826511848

Condition: Very Good

Gray-brown cloth, tipped-on front panel illus., lettered in gilt on spine panel. Slight binding lean, both boards a bit warped but otherwise fine. Dust jacket is unevenly sunned on a portion of front panel and has sunned spine panel, light edge wear. View more info

Swamp Sailors in the Second Seminole War

By: Buker, George E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Gainesville, FL, University Press of Florida: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037273

ISBN: 0813015146

Condition: Fine

Stiff color pictorial wraps. Essentially as issued. [viii],152 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

Nashville: Its Life and Times

By: Burt, Jesse C.; Robert T. Quarles, Jr. (fwd.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Tennessee Book Co.: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039013

Condition: Fine

Light brown cloth, lettered in green. As issued. Illus. dust jacket is lightly soiled, with 1/2" closed tear and area of minor loss along top rear edge, now in mylar. xvi,182 pp., b&w photographs, front endpaper map. View more info

Pirates, Privateers, and Rebel Raiders of the Carolina Coast

By: Butler, Lindley S.

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press: 2000

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 005303

ISBN: 0807848638

Condition: Near Fine

275 pp., illus. Light shelf/handling wear. View more info

Semi-Centennial History of West Virginia With Special Articles on Development and Resources

By: Callahan, James Morton

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Semi-Centennial Association of West Virginia: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016070

Condition: Near Fine

Burgundy cloth, lettered and with front panel state seal in gilt. Royal 8vo. Modestly soiled cloth, a bit rubbed at spine extremities. Text block edges a bit dulled by age. ix,594 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates, several fold-out maps, color fold-out frontis. map. Strong VG+ to Near Fine. View more info

The Social History of Bourbon: An Unhurried Account of Our Star-Spangled American Drink

By: Carson, Gerald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead and Co.: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044055


Condition: Near Fine

Rust cloth, lettered in gold foil, top text block edge stained rust. Lightly rubbed corners and spine extremities, mild foxing to text block fore-edge. xvii,281 pp., illus. Color illus. dust jacket shows rubbing to edges, several smaller chips and creasing along top front edge and elsewhere, 1/2" loss to head of spine panel, minor surface rubbing to rear panel, now in mylar. View more info

The Southern Frontier

By: Caruso, John Anthony

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, Bobbs-Merrill: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000914

Condition: Very Good

American Frontier Series. Light brown cloth, lettered in blue. 448 pp. Very slightly soiled edges, virtually without shelf wear but with scattered highlighting through the first 100 or so pages. Dust jacket in Brodart sleeve shows rubbed joints and flap folds, closed tear with minor paper loss along top front edge, slightly chipped top extremity, clipped front flap. View more info

The Dixie Line: Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway

By: Castner, Charles B., Jr.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Newton, NJ, Carstens Publications: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031572

ISBN: 0911868879

Condition: Near Fine

Laminated color pictorial boards. Top rear corner slightly bumped (mended), otherwise as issued. Former owner's address labels mounted on front and rear pastedowns. 97 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Accompanied by photocopied magazine article not original to issue. View more info