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Randolph of Roanoke, a Political Fantastic (SIGNED) by  Gerald W Johnson - Signed First Edition - 1929 - from Pages Past Used and Rare Books (SKU: 043286)

Randolph of Roanoke, a Political Fantastic (SIGNED)

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Randolph of Roanoke, a Political Fantastic (SIGNED)

by Johnson, Gerald W

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  • good
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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New York: Minton, Balch & Company, 1929. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo. 278 pages, indexed. SIGNED by the author on the half title just beneath the title. Hardcover bound in black cloth and with a blue paper label on the front cover and a tan paper label on the spine. The binding is rubbed and worn, and the corners are bumped, especially the top corner of the rear cover. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Text is a little musty. Additionally signedd on the half title by a former owner. Gerald White Johnson (1890-1980) was a writer and historian originally from Riverton, North Carolina. He graduated from Wake Forest College in 1910 and was the first professor of Journalism at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill.


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Randolph of Roanoke, a Political Fantastic (SIGNED)
Johnson, Gerald W
Book condition
Used - Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
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First Edition First Printing
Minton, Balch & Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1929; Gerald W. Johnson; John Randolph of Roanoke; Virginia; History; Plantation; Political Science; Politician; Statesman; Biography; 19th century; North Carolina; UNC; Wake Forest College; University of North Carolina at Chapel HIll.
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Political Science; Signed Books & Association Copies; Virginia;

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About Pages Past Used and Rare Books

Pages Past is a small used & rare bookshop located a few blocks from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Since 1996 we have been serving the Triad community as well as customers from around the world. We have around 15-20,000 volumes in our shop. We specialize in North Carolina, Virginia, Civil War, Old Leather, Christianity, Eastern and Western Philosophies, and the simply unusual. We very likely have the oldest books in Greensboro; we keep a nice selection of antiquarian volumes and scholarly books.


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First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
half title
The blank front page which appears just prior to the title page, and typically contains only the title of the book, although, at...[more]

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