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George Washington, Republican Aristocrat

By: Fay, Bernard

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010220

Condition: VG+


Light blue cloth, light red title label on spine panel. xvi,297, illus. Cloth is lightly spotted in a few places, with modestly sunned spine panel, gently rubbed at extremities. Original bookseller's tag from Parnassus Bookshop (Philadelphia) on front pastedown. Final leaf (index) and rear flyleaf each show a vertical crease. View more info

Bits of Mountain Speech

By: Fink, Paul

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Jonesboro, TN, Self-Published: 1974

Seller ID: 029199

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, stiff illus. wraps. 4th ptg. ii,29 pp. Former owner's signature along top edge of front cover, otherwise nearly as issued. View more info

Tales Along the Grand Strand of South Carolina

By: Floyd, Blanche W.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Winston-Salem, NC, Bandit Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014090

ISBN: 1878177087

Condition: Near Fine


[x],148 pp., illus. Slight edge wear, virtually as issued. South Carolina history. View more info

Tennessee: A Short History

By: Folmsbee, Stanley J.; Robert E. Corlew; Enoch L. Mitchell

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Knoxville, TN, University of Tennessee Press: 1976

Seller ID: 000958

ISBN: 0870491032

Condition: VG+


3rd ptg., orig. published 1969. Firm, square binding (one light crease), light wear to edges and corners. View more info

The Web of Southern Social Relations: Women, Family, and Education

By: Fraser, Walter J., Jr; R. Frank Saunders, Jr.; Jon L. Wakelyn (editors)

Price: $3.75

Publisher: Athens, GA, University of Georgia Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013294

ISBN: 0820309427

Condition: Fine


xvii,257 pp. Essentially as issued. View more info

The Civil War Diary of Anne S. Frobel of Wilton Hill in Virginia

By: Frobel, Anne S.; Mary H. and Dallas M. Lancaster (editors)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Birmingham, AL, Birmingham Printing & Publishing for Mary H. and Dallas M. Lancaster: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040466

Condition: Very Good


Stiff color illus. wraps. Mild shelf wear. Square, uncreased binding, clean interior. xii,254 pp. Scattered internal underlining. View more info

Bradley County [Tennessee] [Images of America]

By: George, Robert L.; Kinder, Mitchell T.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 036751

ISBN: 073854387X

Condition: Fine


Stiff pictorial wraps. As issued. 128 pp., illus. w/ historic b&w photographs. Inscribed by co-author (and his wife) on half-title, personalized, dated 2 Sept. 2007, signed as "Mitchell & Sherra Kinder." View more info

Crossties Through Carolina: The Story of North Carolina's Early Day Railroads

By: Gilbert, John (compiler, editor); Grady Jefferys (text)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Raleigh, NC, The Helios Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026190

Condition: Near Fine


Brown cloth, lettered/illus. in gold foil. Oblong format. Slightly rubbed spine extremities, otherwise essentially as issued. 88 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Scarce in hardcover. View more info

Pastors and People: German Lutheran and Reformed Churches in the Pennsylvania Field, 1717-1793: Volume II -- The History [Publications of The Pennsylvania German Society, Vol. XV (1981)]

By: Glatfelter, Charles H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Breinigsville, PA, Pennsylvania German Society: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015145

ISBN: 0911122443

Condition: Fine


Vol. 2, of 2, published separately and independently. Ivory buckram, illus. As issued. xix,544 pp., illus. History of German Lutheran and Reformed congregations. Coverage area includes District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, arranged by county. Index. View more info

In the Picturesque Shenandoah Valley

By: Gordon, Armistead C.

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Richmond, VA, Garrett & Massie: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000929

Condition: VG+


Lightly rubbed extremities, mild shelf wear. Former owner address label at bottom of front fixed endpaper, another partial bookplate on verso of front flyleaf. Clean interior, firm binding. View more info

How Sweet It Is: The Story of Dixie Crystals and Savannah Foods

By: Gordon, Arthur

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Savannah, GA, Savannah Foods & Industries in: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020418

ISBN: 0963465309

Condition: Fine


Dark blue cloth, lettered in silver foil. As issued. Dust jacket as issued. ii,109 pp., illus. View more info

Robert Graves: Ancestors and Descendants [Robert Graves of Anson County, NC and Chesterfield County, SC Ancestors and Descendants (ca. 1850-1979); A Branch of the Descendants of Capt. Thomas Graves, 1608 Immigrant to Jamestown, VA]

By: Graves, Kenneth Vance

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Gateway Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007432

Condition: Near Fine


Burgundy cloth, virtually as issued except for moderate binding lean. 408 pp., a few leaves showing light corner creases from having been dog-eared, slightly foxed top text block edge. Genealogy for the GRAVES family of North and South Carolina, Virginia, related surnames and allied families including Austin Bagley Davis Dunn Guy Pyle Reeves Sholars Slater Smith Wallis Ward Weisinger View more info

Investigations in Russell Cave - Russell Cave National Monument, Alabama [Publications in Archeology 13]

By: Griffin, John W., with John Earl Ingmanson, contributions by John T. Hack, Charles E. Snow, Erik K. Reed, Robert D. Weigel, J. Alan Holman, Andreas A. Paloumpis, William J. Clench

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., National Park Service, U.S. Dept. of the Interior: 1974

Seller ID: 042286

ISBN: B004VB73M2

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff brown pictorial wraps. Light shelf wear, mild rubbing to bottom front cover corner. Square, uncreased binding, clean interior. xiv,127 pp., illus. Aug. 1983 reprint by Alabama Archaeological Society. View more info

Abstract of North Carolina Wills 1663 - 1760, Compiled from Original and Recorded Wills in the Office of the Secretary of State

By: Grimes, J. Bryan

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Genealogical Publishing Co.: 1980

Seller ID: 022016

ISBN: 0806301635

Condition: Near Fine


HARDCOVER, facsimile reprint of original 1910 edition. Two-tone green cloth, lettered in gold foil. Corners slightly curled, slight shelf wear, nearly as issued. vii,670 pp. 3rd ptg. thus. Very scarce, especially in hardcover. View more info

Trans-Allegheny Pioneers: Historical Sketches of the First White Settlements West of the Alleghenies 1748 and After

By: Hale, John P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bowie, MD, Heritage Books: 1988

Edition: Facsimile Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 024540

ISBN: 1556131283

Condition: Very Good


Facsimile of original 1886 edition. Illus. stiff wraps. Binding is a bit cocked with a few creases; scattered internal underlining/marginalia, relatively minor. 339 pp. Solid reference copy. View more info

Daughter of the Elm: A Story of the West Virginia Hills [Title Page Subtitle: A Tale of Western Virginia Before the War]

By: Hall, Granville Davisson

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Glencoe, IL, Self-Published [Printed by Mayer & Miller Co., Chicago]: 1899

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 015582

Condition: VG-


Dark green cloth, lettered in gilt on front panel. 335 pp., ads at rear, frontis., b&w plates. The 3rd edition, according to the most recent preface (dated 1913); first issued 1899. Original boards show moderate shelf wear, with some surface marking and exposure at corners. Newly rebacked in nearly matching dark green cloth, lettered in gold foil on spine panel, with new endsheets. Former owner address inscription on front blank, else unmarked. Contents slightly toned, with occasional scattered minor soiling evident in margins, but otherwise intact. Graded conservatively at VG- due to some cos... View more info

A Tribute to Melbourne's Pioneers

By: Head, Rev. Nolan (intro.); Fred Hopwood (fwd.); Melbourne Centennial Committee

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Melbourne, FL, Melbourne Centennial Committee: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035208

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff b&w pictorial wraps, spiral-bound. Slight shelf wear, virtually as issued. [ii],205 pp., illus. Very scarce. View more info

A Lifetime on a Deadline: Self-Portrait of a Southern Journalist

By: Healy, George W., Jr.; Turner Catledge (fwd.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gretna, LA, Pelican Publishing Company: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 042552

ISBN: 088289076X

Condition: Fine


Brown cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket as issued, now in mylar. View more info

The Creole Aristocracy: A Study of the Creole of Southern Louisiana, His Origin, His Accomplishments, His Contributions to the American Way of Life [INSCRIBED]

By: Herrin, M. H.; Jack Woodford (fwd.)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Exposition Press: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 029049

Condition: Near Fine


Red cloth, lettered in black. Very slightly rubbed spine extremities, text block edges a bit toned by age, otherwise as issued. Dust jacket shows rubbed and slightly chipped corners and spine extremities, light creasing evident along front edges, now in mylar. Inscribed by author to E. Reese Harrill on front flyleaf, dated 23 Jan. 1952. Scarce under all circumstances, with signed and jacketed copies rarely offered. View more info

Greenbackers, Knights of Labor, and Populists: Farmer-Labor Insurgency in the Late-Nineteenth-Century South

By: Hild, Matthew

Price: $38.95

Publisher: Athens, GA, University of Georgia Press: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046369

ISBN: 0820328979

Condition: Fine


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. xiii,327 pp., illus. Dust jacket as issued. 1st ptg., complete number line. View more info

Index to the 1800 Census of South Carolina

By: Holcomb, Brent H. (compiler)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Genealogical Publishing Co.: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020242

ISBN: 0806308842

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth, with gold foil on black title panels on front cover and spine. Moderate lean/skewing to binding, otherwise only light shelf wear. Clean, unmarked interior. vi,264 pp. View more info

Folksongs of Mississippi and their Background

By: Hudson, Arthur Palmer

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041488

ISBN: B00085GWUE

Condition: Near Fine


Light green cloth, lettered in gilt. Minor shelf wear, slightly sunned spine panel. Firm binding, clean interior beyond former owner's signature on front flyleaf (folklorist Samuel Bayard). xii,321 pp. Text block slightly toned by age. View more info

Southeastern Broadsides Before 1877: A Bibliography

By: Hummel, Ray O. (editor)

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Richmond, VA, Virginia State Library: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003766

Condition: Fine


VA State Library Publications No. 33. 501 pp., 5434 entries. Royal blue cloth, thick 4to, gilt lettering. Coverage includes Alabama, Florida, Kentucky, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North and South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia. Index. As issued, in original glassine dust wrapper, which shows light shelf wear. View more info

Old Shakertown and the Shakers

By: Hutton, Daniel Mac-Hir

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Harrodsburg, KY, Harrodsburg Herald Press: 0

Seller ID: 026645

Condition: Fine


Booklet light green illus. wraps. Originally issued 1936, this copy (stated Fifth Edition) undated. Basically as issued. 78 pp., illus. View more info

White Spirituals in the Southern Uplands: The Story of the Fasola Folk, Their Songs, Singings, and "Buckwheat Notes"

By: Jackson, George Pullen

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press: 1933

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041675

ISBN: B0007ECMTQ

Condition: Near Fine


Brown buckram, lettered in silver foil. First edition. Light shelf wear, text block edges a bit toned by age. xvi,444 pp. Firm binding, clean and unmarked interior. View more info