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The Plantation World Around Davidson: "The Story of North Mecklenburg "Before the War"

By Davidson, Chalmers Gaston

Davidson, NC: Mecklenburg Historical Association, 1973. Second edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 95pp with fold-out map. Lt. grey cloth-covered boards with title & illustration in black to upper cover & spine. Foxing to the margins of the boards, textblock edges & lightly throughout the interior. Signed by Davidson on the title page. B&W photos throughout. No dj. as issued.


American Guide Series: North Carolina, A Guide to the Old North State

By Work Projects Administration

Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1939. First edition, third printing. Hardcover. Good +/fair. 8vo. 601pp. Burgundy cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering to front cover and spine. Rubbed upper board. Light dampstain to spine. Lightly shaken textblock. Bookplate on pdep., previous owner's name penned to both sides of ffep. Soiled textblock edges, inside lightly toned and clean. Dampstains to the rear pdep and fep. Missing the fold-out map from its place on the inside of the lower board. B&W photos throughout. Photographic dj.; upper panel has separated from the rest of the dj., has other holes including a one inch square piece from the head of the dj. spine and is stained from old scotch-tape.


Deep South

By Delaney, Caldwell

Mobile, AL: The Haunted Book Shop, 1981. Facsimile Edition. Hardcover. Fine. Kearley, Frank. 8vo. Unpaginated. Ochre cloth-covered boards with burgundy and gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Reprint of the original 1942 edition.


Alligator Alley: The first highway to be built through the heart of the Florida Everglades
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Alligator Alley: The first highway to be built through the heart of the Florida Everglades

By Burghard, August

Washington, D.C.: Publ. by author, 1969. No ed. info, presumed 1st.. Softcover. VG+. 8vo. 64pp. Stapled pictorial wraps. A history of the development and impact of Alligator Alley and the surrounding areas by the prolific chronicler of Florida history. The wraps are slightly soiled.