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image of THE PAPERS OF WILLIE PERSON MANGUM.  [Complete in Five volumes.]

THE PAPERS OF WILLIE PERSON MANGUM. [Complete in Five volumes.]

by Mangum, Willie Person; Henry Thomas Shanks, ed.

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Published
1950-1956
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First edition
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Raleigh, N.C.: State Department of Archives and History, [printed by Winston Printing Co., Winston-Salem (vols. I-III) and Christian Printing Co., Durham (vols. IV-V)], 1950-1956. Five volumes. Original maroon cloth stamped in gilt. 24 x 17 cm. Fine, excepting a short (5 cm) closed tear to each of four leaves in vol. I (pp. 3-10) neatly repaired with transparent archival… Read more
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image of CHANGING ASSIGNMENTS: A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT GREENSBORO

CHANGING ASSIGNMENTS: A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT GREENSBORO

by Trelease, Allen W.

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Published
[1991]
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First edition
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$25.00

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Greensboro, N.C.: University of North Carolina at Greensboro, [1991]. x, 213, [1] pages. Illustrated throughout with black & white photographs. Original cloth. 29 x 22.5 cm. Fine in very good dust jacket. Jacket shows sun-fading to the spine panel, a slight crease to the base of the spine panel, and some faint rubbing. FIRST EDITION. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR… Read more
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A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF NORTH CAROLINA, 1589-1956

by Thornton, Mary Lindsay, comp.

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Published
1958
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First edition
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$100.00

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Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1958. viii, 597 pages. Original blue cloth with gilt spine lettering. 23.5 x 16 cm. A fine, fresh copy. FIRST EDITION. Based on the North Carolina Collection at U.N.C., the work contains over 15,000 entries and remains a standard reference for North Carolina books. It is the companion volume to Thornton's “Official… Read more
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BIRDS OF NORTH CAROLINA

by Pearson, Thomas Gilbert; Clement Samuel Brimley; and Herbert Hutchinson Brimley; revised by David L. Wray and Harry T. Davis

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Published
1959
Edition
Revised edition
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$55.00

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Raleigh, N.C.: North Carolina Department of Agriculture, State Museum Department, [printed by] Bynum Printing Co., 1959. xxvii, 434 pages, plus color frontispiece and numerous plates in color and in black & white. Original green cloth stamped in gilt. 24 x 18 cm. Fine in very good plus jacket. Book has just a hint of rubbing to the spine… Read more
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image of CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA AND COPY OF THE ACT OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY ENTITLED AN ACT TO AMEND THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA (Chapter 99, Public Laws, Session of 1915)

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Raleigh, N.C.: Office of the Secretary of State, by authority of the General Assembly; [printed by] Edwards & Broughton Printing Co., 1916. 40 pages. Original printed self-wraps; stapled as issued. 23 x 15 cm. Good plus. A few small spots and slight toning to wraps; some light marginal creasing. FIRST EDITION. Laid-in is a one-page printed circular letter, signed… Read more
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image of LAW TALES FOR LAYMEN.  [Spine and dust jacket title: "Law Tales for Laymen and Wayside Tales from Carolina."]

LAW TALES FOR LAYMEN. [Spine and dust jacket title: "Law Tales for Laymen and Wayside Tales from Carolina."]

by Seawell, Joseph Lacy

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Published
1925
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First edition
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$115.00

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Raleigh, N.C.: Alfred Williams & Co., [printed by Bynum Printing Co.], 1925. 314 pages, plus six full-page photographic plates. The front free endpaper is printed with a copyright notice on the recto and prior appearance notice on verso. Original olive-green cloth with gilt spine lettering. 20 x 15 cm. There was a variant in blue cloth, priority unknown. A… Read more
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image of MR. CLAY'S SPEECH, Delivered in the City of Raleigh, N.C., April 13, 1844.  [Caption title]

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N.Y.: Greely & McElrath, Tribune Office, [1844. Imprint at base of p. [1].] 12 pages. Self-wraps; stab-stitched (perhaps added). 22 x 13.5 cm. Removed from a bound volume. Small paper remnant on the gutter of the first page (from later plain wraps, removed and retained). Else good only. Short closed tear to first and final leaves, affecting one word… Read more
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image of DAVIDSON COLLEGE MAGAZINE [cover and caption title].  Oct. 1907 - May 1908. [8 issues]

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[Davidson, N.C.:] Philanthropic and Eumenean Societies of Davidson, North Carolina, 1907 -1908. Continuously paginated: 540 pages, plus four plates in one issue and several pages of advertisements at the end of each number. Original printed wraps with each rear wrap bearing a college directory on the verso and information on the college and the magazine on the recto. Nos.… Read more
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WALTON STONE. A Bunyan, Boone, Crockett, a Robinson Crusoe

by Stone, W[alton] E[dgar]

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Published
1931
Edition
First edition
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$15.00

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[Apex, N.C.: Published by the author; printed by J.J. Little & Ives Co., New York], 1931. [2], 345 pages, plus portrait frontispiece. Original maroon cloth; spine with gilt lettering and front cover with raised lettering. 21 x 14.5 cm. Good plus. Spine lettering a little dull; short split to the cloth near the upper corner of the front board;… Read more
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image of NORTH CAROLINA BAPTIST ALMANAC FOR THE YEAR 1882 . . . Calculated for North Carolina by William Gaston Simmons . . . Vol. I, No. 1.

NORTH CAROLINA BAPTIST ALMANAC FOR THE YEAR 1882 . . . Calculated for North Carolina by William Gaston Simmons . . . Vol. I, No. 1.

by Bailey, C[hristoper] T[homas], ed.

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Published
[1881 or 1882]
Edition
Second edition
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$30.00

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Raleigh, N.C.: Edwards, Broughton, & Co., [1881 or 1882]. 63 pages. Ads included in pagination (pp. 59-63). Original printed wraps. 23 x 15 cm. Spine chipped and showing light evidence of glue repair, front wrap nearly detached, a number of shallow chips to wraps not affecting printed matter. A few corners creased or chipped. Fair to good only. Second… Read more
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image of TWO WARS: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY.  Mexican War; War Between the States, a Diary; Reconstruction Period, His Experience; Incidents, Reminiscences, etc.

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Nashville, Tenn.: Confederate Veteran, 1901. xv, [i], 404 pages, plus frontispiece portrait of the author. Numerous full-page portraits and maps printed with the text. Errata slip tipped-in. Original dark red cloth lettered in gilt with pictorial flag centerpiece stamped in red, white, and blue. 24 x 17 cm. Good. Spine sun-darkened, worn at ends, and with small chip at… Read more
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THE GUILFORD COUNTY SCHOOLS: A HISTORY

by Batchelor, John E.

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Published
[1991]
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First edition
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Winston-Salem, N.C.: John F. Blair, [1991]. xi, 288 pages, plus [30] pages of illustrations (photographs and three maps). Original dark blue cloth with silver spine lettering. 23.5 x 16 cm. A fine copy in very nearly fine dust jacket (minor rubbing to the jacket). FIRST EDITION. The first chapter discusses private academies… Read more
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THE WILDCAT DIVISION

by Jordan, Joye E.

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Published
1945
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First edition
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$15.00

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Raleigh, N.C.: State Department of Archives and History, 1945. 12 pages. Illustrated with photos in the text. Original printed wraps. 23 X 15.5 cm. Tiny mark to rear wrap, inconspicuous traces of foxing to title and final page, still near fine. FIRST EDITION. Discusses the history of the 81st "Wildcat" Infantry Division, whose… Read more
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image of VISION QUEST.  A Visual Journey through North Carolina's Lower Roanoke River Basin.  Photography and Text by Carl V. Galie, Jr

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[Winston-Salem]: Red Maple Press, [1998]. Unpaginated. [80] pages, mostly comprised of full-page color photographs. Original blue-green cloth. Oblong: 21 x 25.8 cm. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. FIRST EDITION. PRESENTATION INSCRIPTION SIGNED BY THE PHOTOGRAPHER on the front free endpaper and additionally signed by him on the title page.… Read more
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image of TARHEEL TALK: AN HISTORICAL STUDY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE IN NORTH CAROLINA TO 1860

TARHEEL TALK: AN HISTORICAL STUDY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE IN NORTH CAROLINA TO 1860

by Eliason, Norman E[llsworth]

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Published
[1956]
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First edition
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Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, [1956]. x, 324 pages. Original light blue cloth with gilt spine lettering. [23.5 cm.] Good plus in like dust jacket. Uneven fading to spine, a little speckling to boards, name on front free endpaper, but internally clean and unmarked. Jacket is faded on the spine panel… Read more
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image of YE COUNTIE OF ALBEMARLE IN CAROLINA.  A Collection of Documents, 1664-1675

YE COUNTIE OF ALBEMARLE IN CAROLINA. A Collection of Documents, 1664-1675

by Powell, William S., ed.

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Published
1958
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First edition
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Raleigh: State Department of Archives and History, 1958. xxxii, 101 pages, plus eight plates (including frontispiece; one is double-sided) and folding genealogical chart. Original black cloth. 23.5 x 16 cm. Lettering on spine and cover rubbed, some light soiling to covers. Stain to fore-edge not affecting the surface of leaves. Light to moderate foxing… Read more
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HISTORIC BUILDINGS AND LANDMARKS OF CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina

by Chapel Hill Historical Society. [Sketches by John Macfie; photographs by Hugh Brinton.]

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Published
[1975]
Edition
Second printing
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$10.00

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[Chapel Hill, N.C.:] Chapel Hill Historical Society, [1975]. 40 pages. Photographs throughout. Original illustrated wraps; map on verso of folding rear wrap. Oblong: 14 x 22 cm. Fine in original mailing envelope. Second printing following the first of 1973. Signed by the photographer.
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image of HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN LEGION AND AMERICAN LEGION AUXILLARY.  DEPARTMENT OF NORTH CAROLINA.  1919-1929

HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN LEGION AND AMERICAN LEGION AUXILLARY. DEPARTMENT OF NORTH CAROLINA. 1919-1929

by [Fletcher, Arnold Lloyd and Mae Pitzer Fletcher]

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Published
1930
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First edition
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$20.00

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Raleigh, N.C.: Commerical Printing Co., 1930. viii, 376 pages. Numerous full-page photographs (portraits and few views) printed with the text. Original blue cloth with gilt spine lettering and gilt emblems on the front cover. 23.5 x 16.5 cm. Good. Spine is partially faded, gilt is a bit dull, some spotting to the spine and… Read more
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image of HISTORIC EDENTON AND COUNTRYSIDE.  EDENTON, NORTH CAROLINA.  Incorporated 1722.  "Cradle of the Colony." [Cover title]

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[Edenton, N.C.: Chowan Herald, n.d., circa 1959-1964. Printer from rear wrap.] [52] pages, including sixteen pages of local advertisements at the end. Double-page street map of Edenton at center with numbered key to historic sites. Illustrated with photographs in the text. Original printed green wraps. [20.2 cm.] Printed price on front wrap: "$1.00." … Read more
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image of FIFTY YEARS SINCE: AN ADDRESS, Delivered before the Alumni of the University of North Carolina, on the 7th June, 1859, (Being the Day Before the Annual Commencement.)

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Chapel Hill: John B. Neathery, 1861. [Title and publisher from front wrap.] 8vo. 34 pages. Original printed wraps, bound into dark blue library cloth with gilt spine lettering. Gilt call number on front cover and bookplate on front pastedown, but the only library marking on the pamphlet itself is a penciled call number on… Read more
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$85.00