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Image for THE VALLEY ROAD The Story of Virginia Hot Springs

THE VALLEY ROAD The Story of Virginia Hot Springs

By: Ingalls, Fay

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cleveland, World Publishing Company: 1949

Order Number: 9524

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ with a few small tears. Priceclipped; B&W Illustrations; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 293 pages View more info

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MISSOURI BITTERSWEET

By: Kantor, Mackinlay

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10649

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Slight wear to extremities. DJ shows wear and small open tears as well as scraped area from apparent sticker removal; stated first edition; 8vo; 324 pages View more info

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NEW ORLEANS The Place and the People

By: King, Grace

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1937

Order Number: 18038

Condition: Very Good+


Spine a bit yellowed. Former owner's name on front free endpaper; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; xiii, 402 pages View more info

Image for SHADOWS IN SILVER A Record of Virginia, 1850-1900 in Contemporary Photographs Taken by George and Huestis Cook with Additions from the Cook Collection

SHADOWS IN SILVER A Record of Virginia, 1850-1900 in Contemporary Photographs Taken by George and Huestis Cook with Additions from the Cook Collection

By: Kocher, A. Lawrence; Dearstyne, Howard

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 4425

Condition: Very Good+


Mild foxing to rear endpaper; 4to - 11" to 13" tall; 264 pages View more info

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SAVANNAH REVISITED A Pictorial History

By: Lane, Mills

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Savannah, The Beehive Press: 1969

Order Number: 18159

Condition: Very Good+


Former owner's name on front free endpaper. ; A profusely illustrated coffee-table book of one of the most beautiful cities; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pages View more info

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WILLIAMSBURG JAMESTOWN YORKTOWN America's Historic Triangle

By: Llewellyn, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Universe Publishing: 1995

Order Number: 13856

ISBN: 084781405x

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear & small closed tear to DJ ; The historic triangle in Virginia embiggens many pivotal moments in American history, including the 1607 settlement in Jamestown, the 1781 battle at Yorktown, and the historic buildings at Williamsburg so familiar to the founding fathers ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pages View more info

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WASHINGTON BOWED

By: McKeldin, Theodore R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland Historical Society: 1957

Order Number: 2156

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


INSCRIBED by McKeldin, Governor of Maryland ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 31 pages View more info

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WASHINGTON PAST AND PRESENT

By: Moore, Charles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Century Co.: 1929

Order Number: 4421

Condition: Very Good+


Spine a bit darkened. Former owner's name on half title page; Numerous b&w sketches and a color frontispiece ; 8vo; 340 pages View more info

Image for OUTWITTING THE DEVIL Jack Tales from Wise County Virginia

OUTWITTING THE DEVIL Jack Tales from Wise County Virginia

By: Perdue, Charles L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Santa FE, Ancient City Press: 1987

Order Number: 4475

ISBN: 0941270424

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Photographs; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 121 pages View more info

Image for CAJUN SKETCHES From the Prairies of Southwest Louisiana

CAJUN SKETCHES From the Prairies of Southwest Louisiana

By: Post, Lauren C.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Louisiana State University Press: 1962

Order Number: 9533

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Light dampstaining and one 1" tear to DJ. Priceclipped. Title page browned from notes laid-in ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 215 pages View more info

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PARADISE PRESERVED

By: Powell, William S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Press: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 4384

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Edges a bit browned; North Carolina; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 259 pages View more info

Image for A GUIDE TO FLORIDA For Tourists, Sportsmen and Settlers

A GUIDE TO FLORIDA For Tourists, Sportsmen and Settlers

By: Rhodes, Harrison; Dumont, Mary Wolfe

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1912

Order Number: 16924

Condition: Very Good-


Spine lightly soiled. Spine ends with light chipping. Rear pocket map in G+ condition with light tears; A rare Baedeker clone. Including a detailed description of the inland waterways ; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 456 pages View more info

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THE CAPE FEAR

By: Ross, Malcolm

Price: $450.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3982

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ with some rubbing and some holes, especially to DJ spine ; Extremely scarce. Review copy with promotion card laid-in. Including a very nice press agency illustration, showing a b&w map of the Southern States, mostly North Carolina. The Cape Fear takes its name from the time when explorers navigated the dangerous Frying Pan Shoals and the cape which protected the estuary. It is the only river whose entire length, from its sources in the piedmont above Greensboro to the mouth below Wilmington, lies in the state of North Carolina; Rivers of America; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 340 pages View more info

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VIRGINIA The New Dominion

By: Rothery, Agnes

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton-Century: 1940

Order Number: 4439

Condition: Very Good+


Minimal wear to extremities. Gilt spine lettering a bit faded; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 368 pages View more info

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NEW ROADS IN OLD VIRGINIA

By: Rothery, Agnes

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1937

Edition: Revised Edition

Order Number: 19086

Condition: Very Good+


Slight staining to boards. Bookplate. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 187 pages View more info

VIRGINIA The New Dominion

By: Rothery, Agnes

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton-Century: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 4441

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Spine a bit faded. DJ browned (especially to spine) and with small chips to spine ends ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 368 pages View more info

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FABULOUS NEW ORLEANS

By: Saxon, Lyle

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New Orleans, Robert L. Crager & Company: 1950

Order Number: 18957

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ price clipped and a bit browned - with light chipping. Front hinge weakening; Numerous charming sketches by E. H. Suydam that bring you back in time; 8vo; 334 pages View more info

Image for CAPTIVE CAPITAL Colonial Life in Modern Washington

CAPTIVE CAPITAL Colonial Life in Modern Washington

By: Smith, Sam

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana University Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 4415

ISBN: 025311070X

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Some rubbing to DJ along edges; B&W Photographs; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 303 pages View more info

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ATLANTA

By: Sobel, Jane & Klonsky, Arthur J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Skyline Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15320

ISBN: 0195406257

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Introduction by Maynard Jackson, former mayor of Atlanta. Lavishly illustrated look at the capital of Georgia; Color Photographs; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 88 pages View more info

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STRANGER AT THE GATES A Summer in Mississippi

By: Sugarman, Tracy

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Hill and Wang: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 12549

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Dampstaining affecting DJ, slightly to boards, and pages, not affecting text; Illustrated by the author. Stated first edition; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 240 pages View more info

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SOUTHERN GEORGIA A Pamphlet

By: Tillman, Joseph; Goodyear, C. P.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Savannah, Savannah Times Steam Printing House: 1881

Order Number: 4461

Condition: Very Good


Outer spine covering a bit torn and with front board almost detached ; "Published under auspices of the Savannah, Florida & Western Railway; Brunswick & Albany Rail Road; Macon & Brunswick Rail Road. Containing valuable information to Farmers, Naval Stores, Timber Men, Luber Manufacturers, Fruit Growers, Vegetable Growers, Tourists, Pleasure Seekers, Travellers, Parties Seeking New Homes, and all who desire to better their condition" ; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 96 pages View more info

Image for SOCIAL INDEX OF WINTER RESIDENTS AND VISITORS TO PALM BEACH, MIAMI BEACH, AND NASSAU, B.W.I.

SOCIAL INDEX OF WINTER RESIDENTS AND VISITORS TO PALM BEACH, MIAMI BEACH, AND NASSAU, B.W.I.

By: Various

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Palm Beach, Social Index Association, Inc.: 1945

Order Number: 12705

Condition: Very Good+


Light wear to extremities. Corners slightly bumped; Listings of the hoi polloi, including the families of Wm. Randolph Hearst and Joseph Kennedy; Vol. 21; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 279,169 pages View more info

Image for THE WILLARD HOTEL An Illustrated History

THE WILLARD HOTEL An Illustrated History

By: Wallace, Richard; Carr, Marie Pinak

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, Dicmar Publishing: 1986

Order Number: 4418

Condition: Near Fine


Former owner's name on front endpaper; Color Photographs; Oblong 8vo; 112 pages View more info

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THE EVIDENCE OF WASHINGTON

By: Walton, William

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 9438

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


DJ with small chips along extremities. Spine ends lightly rubbed and with spine a bit slanted; Photographs by Evelyn Hofer. Coffee table book with high end photographures, printed by the reputable Swiss printer Conzett & Huber in Zurich. SIGNED by Walton ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 132 pages View more info

ON HORSEBACK A Tour in Virginia, North Carolina, and Tennessee

By: Warner, Charles Dudley

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1889

Order Number: 4399

Condition: Very Good


Minor rubbing to extremities. Former owner's name on front endpaper. Internally Fine with binding tight; 12mo - 7" to 7½" tall; 331 pages View more info

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POTOMAC LANDINGS

By: Wilstach, Paul

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill: 1932

Order Number: 4427

Condition: Very Good+


Pages a bit yellowed (as usual) ; B&w map in front. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 378 pages View more info

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POTOMAC LANDINGS

By: Wilstach, Paul

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1932

Order Number: 9513

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ a bit darkened; The Romance and Tradition of the glamourous River of Washington the man and Washington the National Capital. Including front map; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 378 pages View more info

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ALABAMA A Guide to the Deep South

By: Wpa [ Federal Writers Project]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1975

Order Number: 16876

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ price clipped; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 411 pages View more info

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A CENTENNIAL HISTORY OF THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE

By: Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Louisville, University of Louisville: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 5220

Condition: Very Good


Sunning and fading to spine and with light rubbing to spine ends. Gold lettering on cover is faded; The rich history of the University of Louisville, from its founding in 1837-38 through its first century. Much information on the various instructors and curricula. How does $120 for a semester grab you? That's what it would cost you in 1850 ; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 301 pages View more info

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MIAMI AND DADE COUNTY Including Miami Beach and Coral Gables

By: Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Bacon, Percy, and Dagget: 1942

Order Number: 5265

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Slight browning to endpapers; As a souvenir of the United States Brewers' Association Convention in January 1942, this book was issued under the auspices of the WPA. Similar in tone and layout to an official city guide, this volume contains descriptions of landmarks, historical notes, and, this being Miami, boat tours; American Guide Series; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 202 pages View more info