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Mummies of Mammoth Cave: An Account of the Indian Mummies Discovered in Short Cave, Salts Cave, and Mammoth Cave, Kentucky

By: Meloy, Harold

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Shelbyville, IN, Micron Publishing Co.: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037245

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, stiff illus. wraps. Light shelf wear, covers slightly soiled. 43 pp., illus. Stated 8th ptg. View more info

Dear Old Roanoke: A Sesquicentennial Portrait, 1842-1992

By: Miller, Mark F.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Macon, GA, Mercer University Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029542

ISBN: 0865543666

Condition: Fine


Burgundy cloth, lettered in gold foil. As issued. x,330 pp., illus. Housed in original slipcase, glazed illus. paper covered boards, lightly soiled with a bit of shelf wear, thus Near Fine. Original first edition. View more info

Compassionate Revolutionaries: The Moravian Ancestors of George W. Bush

By: Milligan, Fred J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bowie, MD, Heritage Books: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040844

ISBN: 078841934X

Condition: Fine


Stiff color pictorial wraps. v,175 pp., illus. As issued. Demuth family associated with Moravian communities in Bethlehem, PA and Salem, NC, as well as Ohio after emigration from Moravia and Bohemia. View more info

The Allure of Immortality: An American Cult, a Florida Swamp, and a Renegade Prophet

By: Millner, Lyn

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Gainesville, FL, University Press of Florida: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 043911

ISBN: 0813061237

Condition: Fine


Black paper-covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Color pictorial dust jacket as issued, now in mylar. xiv,339 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. 1st edition, complete number line. View more info

Folk Medicine of the Mammoth Cave Area

By: Montell, Lynwood (general editor)

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Mammoth Cave, KY, Mammoth Cave Folklore Project: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010045

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, gold stiff paper wraps, illus. 51 pp., illus. Slight shelf wear, nearly as issued. Scarce. View more info

Kentucky Ghosts

By: Montell, William Lynwood

Price: $6.25

Publisher: Lexington, KY, University Press of Kentucky: 1994

Seller ID: 010866

ISBN: 0813109094

Condition: Near Fine


3rd ptg.: 1999. 58 pp. Very slight shelf/handling wear, virtually as issued. View more info

The Lower Mississippi Valley Expeditions / The Southern and Central Alabama Expeditions / The Georgia and South Carolina Coastal Expeditions / The Tennessee, Green, and Lower Ohio Rivers Expeditions of Clarence Bloomfield Moore

By: Moore, Clarence Bloomfield; Jeffrey M. Mitchem (editor, intro.)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Tuscaloosa, AL, University of Alabama Press: 1999

Seller ID: 015626

ISBN: 0817310185

Condition: New


Assembled set of four (4) volumes of Moore's expeditions. Folio, approx. 10" x 14", facsimile reprint, new (as issued). Lower Mississippi Valley: 438 pp., illus., unopened in original publisher's shrinkwrap. Southern and Central Alabama: 320 pp., illus., unopened in original publisher's shrinkwrap. Georgia and South Carolina: 312 pp., illus. Tennessee, Green, and Lower Ohio Rivers: 385 pp., illus. View more info

The Seminoles of Florida

By: Moore-Willson, Minnie

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Moffat, Yard and Co.: 1920

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 048876

ISBN: B002WTTTBS

Condition: Very Good


HARDCOVER, orange cloth, lettered in black. Minor binding lean, cloth mildly sunned along spine panel with slightly frayed extremities, text block edges a bit dulled by age. [xviii],281 pp. Frontis. plate is foxed on verso, with several other plates and adjacent pages showing only very slight foxing. Firm binding. 7th edition (actually printing): Feb. 1920. View more info

Folksongs of Florida

By: Morris, Alton C. (editor); Leonhard Deutsch (musical transcriptions); Arthur Palmer Hudson (fwd.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Gainesville, FL, University of Florida Press: 1950

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041510

Condition: Fine


Black cloth, lettered in silver foil. Slightly age-toned text block edges with slight rubbing to bottom text block corner, signature of former owner (folklorist Samuel P. Bayard) on upper main title, otherwise as issued. Illus. dust jacket is toned along spine panel with 1/4" loss at head of spine, now in mylar. View more info

A History of Monroe County, West Virginia

By: Morton, Orem F.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Regional Publishing Co.: 1988

Edition: Facsimile Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 024539

ISBN: 0806305924

Condition: VG+


Dark green cloth, lettered in gold foll. Mildly cocked binding, otherwise presents virtually as issued. A very few (2 or 3) instances of minor internal underlining/marginalia, a minor cosmetic distraction. Former owner's embossed name stamp on lower title page. 510 pp., folding map. Scarce in hardcover. View more info

Loesch, Losch, Liesch, Lash [Moravian genealogy, Wachovia, North Carolina]

By: Mosley, Laura M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bethania, NC, Bethania Historical Association: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040842

Condition: Fine


Booklet, green wraps, lettered in black. [ii],14 pp. Moravian genealogy, Wachovia, North Carolina. View more info

Railroad Depots of Central Florida [Images of Rail]

By: Mulligan, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032238

ISBN: 0738553905

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff pictorial wraps. 128 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Very slightly bumped top rear corner, otherwise as issued. View more info

Early Architecture of the South [The Architectural Treasures of Early America - Vol. II]

By: Mulllins, Lisa C. (series editor); Roy Underhill (pref.); Russell F. Whitehead and Frank Chouteau Brown (original editors)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, The National Historical Society:

Seller ID: 035825

Condition: Fine


Laminated green b&w pictorial boards. Slight spotting along top text block edge, otherwise as issued. 236 pp., illus. w/ green tinted photographs, site and floor plans, diagrams. Re-published from material originally published as The White Pine Series of Architectural Monographs. View more info

Myers' History of West Virginia [Volume II (2)]

By: Myers, S.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New Martinsville, WV, Self-Published: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017937

Condition: Good


Burgundy ribbed cloth, bordered in blind, lettered in gilt. Volume II (2) only, of 2, commencing with Chapter 28. Rubbed with some fraying at spine extremities, rubbed with mild exposure at corners, lettering on spine panel dulled Mildly rubbed/flecked at a few points along edges, some surface marks to cloth. Text block edges somewhat dulled by age, endsheets and interior a bit toned. [v],488,[2] pp. Firm binding, acceptable reference copy. Scarce. View more info

Ordeal of the Union: 1 - Fruits of Manifest Destiny 1847-1852 / 2 - A House Dividing 1852-1857 [SIGNED]

By: Nevins, Allan

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 046916

ISBN: B001792NOE

Condition: Near Fine


SIGNED. Complete thus in two (2) volumes, the first two volumes of an eventual 8, uniformly bound in red cloth, lettered in gilt. xiv,593 + viii,590 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates, maps. Both volumes 1st eds. (A). Slightly rubbed extremities, slightly tanned text block edges. Plain-paper dust jackets (lettered on spine panels) are somewhat soiled, with toned spine panels, chipped at spine extremities, now in mylar. A separate page, the half-title leaf of Nevins' biography of John D. Rockefeller, signed by Nevins, laid in. View more info

Historical Sketches of Sumter County: Its Birth and Growth [SIGNED]

By: Nicholes, Cassie

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Sumter, SC, Sumter County Historical Commission: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 033935

Condition: Near Fine


Red cloth, lettered in gold foil. Slightly rubbed bottom text block corner, slight soiling to lower text block fore-edge, otherwise essentially as issued, noting a slight raised area midway down spine panel, as if the binding cloth is slightly bunched. Dust jacket is a bit toned along spine panel, with 1/2" closed tear at head of front joint and price-clipped front flap, now in archival mylar. viii,546 pp. Signed by author on front flyleaf. View more info

George Rogers Clark: Soldier and Hero

By: Nolan, Jeannette Covert

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Chicago, Kingston House: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028300

Condition: Near Fine


Mint-green 1/4 cloth, dark teal paper covered boards, lettered in black. Slight shelf wear, text block edges slightly toned by age, virtually as issued. Color illus. dust jacket shows light shelf wear, with a bit of rubbing at head of spine. 190 pp., illus. View more info

A Topical Guide to The Mississippi Valley Historical Review, Volumes I-XIX (1914-1932) and The Mississippi Valley Historical Association Proceedings, Volumes I-XI (1907-1924)

By: Norby, Charles H., and Walker D. Wyman with Louis Pelzer

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Mississippi Valley Historical Association: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012239

Condition: Fair-Good


Original green wraps, bound in gray cloth. 88 pp. Ex-library, typically marked/stamped. Both covers dampstained, boards warped at top corners. Interior shows only light dampstaining along fore-edge margins. Acceptable reference copy, with firm binding, otherwise clean interior. View more info

Heads of Families at the First Census of the United States Taken in the Year 1790 - South Carolina

By: North, S. N. D. (director)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., GPO for Dept. of Commerce and Labor, Bureau of the Census: 1908

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 022313

Condition: VG+


Blue buckram, spine panel lettered in gold foil. 150 pp., folding map preceding title page. Slight foxing/toning to text block edges. Scattered internal marks in pencil, mostly check marks or underlining, relatively minor, otherwise Near Fine. Original issue, rebound. Sturdy, durable reference copy. View more info

Heads of Families at the First Census of the United States Taken in the Year 1790 - South Carolina

By: North, S. N. D. (director)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., GPO for Dept. of Commerce and Labor, Bureau of the Census: 1908

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 022321

Condition: Near Fine


Blue buckram, spine panel lettered in gold foil. 150 pp., folding map preceding title page. Slight foxing/toning to text block edges, very slight binding lean. Clean interior. Original issue, rebound. Sturdy, durable reference copy. View more info

Negro Employment in Southern Industry: A Study of Racial Policies in Five Industries [Studies of Negro Employment Vol. IV]

By: Northrup, Herbert R., Richard L. Rowan, Darold T. Barnum and John C. Howard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Industrial Research Unit, Wharton School of Finance and Commerce, University of Pennsylvania: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027608

ISBN: 0812276248

Condition: Fine


Dark blue cloth, lettered in gold foil. Bottom text block corner very slightly soiled, otherwise as issued. Dust jacket slightly rubbed at corners and head of spine, with small closed triangular tear along front flap fold, now in archival mylar. xiii,232,ix,97,viii,107,viii,72,xi,172,vii,30 pp. This was lead author Herbert R. Northrup's personal copy, though unmarked as such, obtained directly from his estate. View more info

Four Cents An Acre: The Story of Louisiana Under the French

By: Oudard, Georges (Margery Bianco, Trans.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Brewer & Warren: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001011

Condition: VG+


Dated 1930 on c.p., 1931 on t.p.: unclear if 1st ed. Lightly rubbed joints and extremities, text block edges lightly soiled. View more info

The Railroad That Died at Sea: The Florida East Coast's Key West Extension

By: Parks, Pat

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Key West, FL, Langley Press: 1968

Seller ID: 028130

ISBN: 0911607056

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff wraps. Slight shelf wear, nearly as issued. 2005 printing. [iv],48 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

The Cause of the South: Selections from De Bow's Review, 1846-1867

By: Paskoff, Paul F., and Daniel J. Wilson (editors)

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA, Louisiana State University Press: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 049038

ISBN: 0807110396

Condition: New


Stiff tan illus. wraps. Brand new copy direct from co-editor Wilson. xiv,306 pp. 5th ptg.: 1999. View more info

Florida Under Five Flags

By: Patrick, Rembert W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gainesville, FL, University of Florida Press: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001019

Condition: Very Good


Corners rubbed with some exposure, rubbed bottom edge, front board a bit warped. Dust jacket w/ approx. 15% paper loss variously along edges and at corners, now protected in Brodart sleeve. xiv,140 pp., illus., pictorial endpapers. Comparatively scarce 1st edition. View more info