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The Frank C. Brown Collection of North Carolina Folklore - I: Proverbs, Riddles, Customs, Speech, Games, Tales / II: Folk Ballads / III: Folk Songs / IV: The Music of the Ballads / V: The Music of the Folk Songs / VI: Popular Beliefs and Superstitions 1-4783 / VII: Popular Beliefs and Superstitions 4874-8569 [Complete in 7 Volumes]

By: White, Newman Ivey (general editor); Henry M. Belden, Paul G. Brewster, Wayland D. Hand, Arthur Palmer Hudson, Jan. P. Schinhan, Archer Taylor, Stith Thompson, Bartlett Jere Whiting, George P. Wilson (assoc. editors)

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Durham, NC, Duke University Press: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 042520

ISBN: B004GJVGEK

Condition: Near Fine


Complete in seven (7) volumes, uniformly bound in light brown buckram, with spine panels lettered in gold foil. Originally issued 1952-64. Most volumes show no or only minimal shelf wear, Near Fine to Fine, with text block edges a bit dulled by age, several with text block edges mildly foxed. Firm bindings, clean interiors. All volumes in dust jackets ranging Good to Near Fine, most showing mild toning along spine panels; 3 of the DJs (II, III, IV) display modest loss at spine extremities and/or corners and show short titles inked on spine panels. Vol. VII is ex-library, typically marked/... View more info

Charleston: Come Hell or High Water - A History in Photographs

By: Whitelaw, Robert N. S., and Alice F. Levkoff

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Self-Published [Alice F. Levkoff and Patti F. Whitelaw]: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046828

ISBN: 0961966505

Condition: VG+


Red stiff pictorial wraps, perfect bound. Mild shelf wear, minor crease to bottom front cover corner. vi,146 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

Touring Tennessee: A Postcard Panaroma 1898-1955 [Tennessee Heritage Library Bicentennial Collection]

By: Wills, Ridley II

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Franklin, TN, Hillsboro Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044447

ISBN: 1881576981

Condition: Near Fine


Dark green cloth, lettered in gold foil. Very slightly rubbed at heel of spine, gift inscription inked on half-title, otherwise essentially as issued. Color pictorial dust jacket shows light shelf wear. [ix],246 pp., illus. w/ color, b&w photographs. View more info

Scenic Historic Lookout Mountain [Lookout: Botanical and Geological Wonderland - Civil War Battle Above the Clouds - Mysterious Caves - Underground Waterfalls - Last Battle of the American Revolution]

By: Wilson, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: John Wilson: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044443

ISBN: B0006CULGU

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth, lettered in gold foil. Short area along top front edge with ink smudge. Firm binding, only slight handling but internally marked with former owners' address inscription inked on upper front fixed endsheet, their bookplate mounted on front flyleaf, their signature on lower main title, with an ink stamp on upper main title, dates underlined throughout text, inked note on rear fixed endsheet, moisture ring on rear flyleaf. [vi],163 pp., illus. Color pictorial dust jacket shows moisture ring on upper front panel, mild surface rubbing, now in mylar. View more info

New Orleans Architecture, Volume 1: The Lower Garden District - Howard Avenue to Jackson Avenue, Mississippi River to Claiborne Avenue

By: Wilson, Samuel Jr., and Bernard Lemann; Mary Louis Christovich, Roulhac Toledano, and Betsy Swanson (editors)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gretna, LA, Friends of the Cabildo/Pelican Publishing Co.: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 043827

ISBN: 0911116516

Condition: Fine


Light blue cloth, lettered in black. As issued. 1st edition, 2nd ptg.: May 1972. Color illus. dust jacket shows light rubbing along top edges, a bit of soiling along joints and flap folds, 3/4" closed tear along top front edge, price-clipped front flap, now in mylar. xvi,159 pp., color plates, b&w photographs, folding map. View more info

Yesterday's Key West [SIGNED]

By: Windhorn, Stan, and Wright Langley

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Key West, FL, Langley Press: 1973

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 031974

ISBN: 0911607013

Condition: Very Good


Stiff pictorial wraps. 7th ptg.: 1993. Modest shelf/handling wear, with mild thumbing creases to covers. Square, uncreased binding, clean interior. Signed by co-author Langley on half-title. View more info

The Berkeley Journal: Issue Seven (7) (1978): 200th Anniversary of Martinsburg [Berkeley County Historical Society, Martinsburg, West Virginia]

By: Wood, Don C. (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Martinsburg, WV, Berkeley County Historical Society: 1978

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 033526

Condition: Very Good


Booklet, pale orange wraps, lettered in black. Minor handling wear, one ink mark on upper front cover, with moisture contact resulting in dye run to adjacent first and final pages of text block, interior otherwise unaffected). 132 pp., illus. View more info

The Obligation of Intellectuals to be Intelligent: Some Commentary from Jefferson and Adams

By: Wright, Louis B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, VA, Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031402

Condition: Fine


Booklet, orange printed wraps. Very slight surface rubbing to a small section of lower front cover, virtually as issued. 15 pp. View more info

Spirit Up the People: North Carolina -- The First Two Hundred Years

By: Young, Joanne (text), and Taylor Lewis, Jr. (photographs)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Birmingham, AL, Oxmoor House for the North Carolina Bicentennial Foundation: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013310

Condition: Near Fine


Dark red cloth, lettered in silver foil. Slightly rubbed edges, light shelf wear. 152 pp., illus. w/ color, b&w photographs. Dust jacket shows rubbed eges with some chipping and a few short closed tears at corners and spine extremities. View more info

Pirates of the Carolinas [Second Edition]

By: Zepke, Terrance

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Sarasota, FL, Pineapple Press:

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 028864

ISBN: 1561643440

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff color illus. wraps. Slight corner wear, gift inscription inside front cover partially whited-out, otherwise nearly as issued. 176 pp., illus. View more info