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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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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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THE AMERICAN COMMONWEALTH. [Complete in Two volumes]

by Bryce, James

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Published
1888
Edition
Second edition
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London: Macmillan and Co., 1888. Two volumes. xix, [1], 750 and vii, [1], 743 pages, plus folding map in vol. I. Original blue cloth with gilt spine lettering. 20.5 x 14.5 cm. Vol. I in very good condition and mostly unopened; vol. II, near very good. Vol. II shows sun-fading to the spine and rubbing and light soiling… 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 INAUGURAL ADDRESS OF JOHN FITZGERALD KENNEDY, President of the United States.  Delivered at the Capitol, Washington, D.C.  January 20, 1961

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Washington, [D.C.]: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1961. 87th Congress, 1st Session. Senate Document No. 9. [2], 3 pages. Original printed self-wraps. 23 x 15 cm. Slight crease to lower corners, else fine. The first official printing of Kennedy's landmark speech.
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image of EULOGIES DELIVERED IN THE SENATE AND HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE UNITED STATES ON THE LIFE AND CHARACTER OF HON. JOHN C. CALHOUN, OF SOUTH CAROLINA, HON. HENRY CLAY OF KENTUCKY, AND HON. DANIEL WEBSTER, OF MASSACHUSETTS.  Compiled from Official Documents

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Washington, [D.C.]: Foster and Cochran, 1853. 8vo. 63, [1-blank], 103, [1-blank], 48 pages, plus frontispiece and three portrait plates. Publisher's ad slip for the present work, with printed price and manuscript correction, laid-in. Original embossed black cloth with gilt spine lettering. [22.7 cm.] Front joint worn and with neat repair; corners worn. Name front pastedown… Read more
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image of REMINISCENCES OF PUBLIC MEN, WITH SPEECHES AND ADDRESSES ... [First Series.]  Prefaced by a Life of the Author, by Hext M. Perry, M.D.

REMINISCENCES OF PUBLIC MEN, WITH SPEECHES AND ADDRESSES ... [First Series.] Prefaced by a Life of the Author, by Hext M. Perry, M.D.

by Perry, B[enjamin] F[ranklin]; Hext M. Perry

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Published
1883
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First edition
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Philadelphia: John D. Avil & Co., 1883. 320, iii pages, plus [1] page errata. Portrait frontispiece and three plates (one view and two portraits). Original embossed purple cloth stamped in gold on the spine. [20.5 cm.] Ex-Sondley Reference Library with light evidence of call number removal at base of spine, tasteful bookplate on front pastedown,… Read more
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image of REMINISCENCES OF PUBLIC MEN, WITH SPEECHES AND ADDRESSES, by Ex.-Gov. Benjamin Franklin Perry, of Greenville, S.C.  Second Series

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Greenville, S.C.: Shannon & Co., Printers, 1889. Printed at head of title page: "With Respects of Mrs. Governor B.F. Perry." [4], iii, [1], 397, [3] pages, plus frontispiece and one plate. Original black cloth stamped in gold on spine and in blind on covers. [23.4 cm.] Ex-Sondley Reference Library with faint evidence of removed… Read more
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image of THE PAPERS OF WALTER CLARK...  Volume One, 1857-1901... Volume Two, 1902-1924.

THE PAPERS OF WALTER CLARK... Volume One, 1857-1901... Volume Two, 1902-1924.

by Clark, Walter; Aubrey Lee Brooks and Hugh Talmage Lefler, eds.

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Published
[1948-1950]
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First edition
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$110.00

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Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, [1948-1950]. Two volumes. xv, [1], 607 and vii, [1], 608 pages, plus portrait frontispiece and plates in each volume. Original red cloth. 24 x 16 cm. Very good plus in good only dust jackets. Bookplate on each front pastedown, mild marginal foxing to plates and facing pages, still a nice… Read more
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image of A FAMILIAR EPISTLE TO ROBERT J. WALKER, Formerly of Pennsylvania, Later of Mississippi, More Recently of Washington, and Last Heard of in Mr. Coxwell's Balloon.  From an Old Acquaintance.  To Which is Prefixed a Biographical Sketch

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London: Saunders, Otley, and Co., 1863. xiii, [1], 57 pages. Original printed wraps bound into red library cloth with gilt spine title and gilt call number on front cover. [21 cm.] Ex-Sondley Reference Library with bookplate on front pastedown, embossed stamp on title and one other leaf, and small number stamp on verso of title… Read more
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image of THE JACKSONIAN EPOCH

THE JACKSONIAN EPOCH

by Peck, Charles H.

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Published
1899
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First edition
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New York and London: Harper & Bros., 1899. [10], 472 pages. Original dark blue cloth, lettered in gold. Top edge gilt. [22.7 cm.] A bright, near fine copy with slightest rubbing to spine ends and corners, small, very faint spot to front cover, and some light offsetting, apparently from original dust jacket (not present)… Read more
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