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image of Valdosta and Lowndes County:  A Ray in the Sunbelt

Valdosta and Lowndes County: A Ray in the Sunbelt

by Schmier, Louis E.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780897812795
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$50.00

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Northridge, CA: Windsor Publications. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed.. 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. 0897812794 . Off-white cloth binding stamped in gilt. Foreword by Susan McKey Thomas. Bibliography, index, numerous black and white and color illustrations and photos. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 128 pages .
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image of Under Live Oaks:  The Last Great Houses of the Old South

Under Live Oaks: The Last Great Houses of the Old South

by Seebohm, Caroline; Woloszynski, Peter

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780609606995
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$18.00

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NY: Clarkson Potter. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2002. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0609606999 . Many color photos. Resources, index. A photographic and historical survey of antebellum Southern houses. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages .
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image of Church Life in the Rural South:  A Study of the Opportunity of  Protestantism Based Upon Data from Seventy Counties

Church Life in the Rural South: A Study of the Opportunity of Protestantism Based Upon Data from Seventy Counties

by Brunner, Edmund Des.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780837119946
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$15.00

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NY: Negro Universities Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1969. Reprint. Hardcover. 0837119944 . Brown cloth binding. Many photos. A reprint of this 1923 title. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 117 pages .
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Mellowed by Time: A Charleston Notebook

by Verner, Elizabeth O'Neill

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1941
Condition
Very Good; Edges rubbed, jacket worn, chipped, and soiled.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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$25.00

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Columbia, SC: Bostick & Thornley, Inc.. Very Good; Edges rubbed, jacket worn, chipped, and soiled. 1941. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Brown cloth quarter-bound in tan cloth. Black and white Illustrated frontispiece and black and white illustrations. A love letter to the city of Charleston by the noted artist featuring numerous of her pencil drawings. ; 8vo… Read more
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Mardi Gras Indians

by Smith, Michael P.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780882898964
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$60.00

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Gretna, LA: Pelican Publishing Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1994. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780882898964 . Blue cloth. Pictorial endpapers, color photographs, afterword, notes, and bibliography. This is the first book that looks beyond beading, feathering, and dancing of these members of the New Orleans black community to tell the story of how… Read more
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image of A Refutation of the Calumnies Circulated Against the Southern_Western  States;  Respecting the Institution and Existence of Slavery Among Them

A Refutation of the Calumnies Circulated Against the Southern & Western States; Respecting the Institution and Existence of Slavery Among Them

by A South-Carolinian; [Edwin C. Holland]

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Adhesive darkened at gutters.
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Reprint
ISBN
9780837111377
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$20.00

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NY: Negro Universities Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Adhesive darkened at gutters.. 1969. Reprint. Hardcover. 0837111374 . Title continued: To Which is Added, a Minute and Particular Account of the Actual State and Condition of the Negro Population, Together With Historical Notices of all the Insurrections That Have Taken Place Since the Settlement of the… Read more
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The Virginia Germans

by Wust, Klaus

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner bookplate on front pastedown endpaper, boards lightly rubbed, page tops and edges lightly
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780813902562
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$25.00

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Charlottesville, VA: The University Press of Virginia. Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner bookplate on front pastedown . endpaper, boards lightly rubbed, page tops and edges lightly soiled.. 1969. First Printing. Hardcover. 0813902568 . Green cloth. xii, 310pp, index, endnotes, two maps, bibliographical note. Discusses history and culture of German immigrants in Virginia from 17th century through… Read more
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image of The Migration of the Cotton Textile Industry from New England to the  South:  1880-1930

The Migration of the Cotton Textile Industry from New England to the South: 1880-1930

by Galenson, Alice

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1985
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Usual library stamps and deaccession markings.
ISBN
9780824066543
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$25.00

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New York and London: Garland Publishing. Good with no dust jacket; Usual library stamps and deaccession markings.. 1985. Hardcover. 0824066545 . Bibliography. Blue cloth binding. ; Ex-Library; 206 pages .
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image of In Dixie Land:  Stories of the Reconstruction Era by Southern Writers

In Dixie Land: Stories of the Reconstruction Era by Southern Writers

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Published
1926
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Gash on front boards, boards worn, spine label chipped and soiled.
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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NY: The Purdy Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Gash on front boards, boards worn, spine label chipped and soiled.1926. First Edition. Hardcover. xxi, 226pp. Black cloth with printed yellow paper labels on front boards and spine. Introduction by Henrietta R. Palmer. Contains stories by Grace Elizabeth King, Katharine Sherwood Bonner, Joel Chandler Harrris, James Lane… Read more
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image of English Folk Songs from the Southern Appalachians (In Two Volumes)

English Folk Songs from the Southern Appalachians (In Two Volumes)

by Sharp, Cecil J. ; Campbell, Olive Dame; Karpeles, Maud (editor)

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1932
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, pages toned, owner notes on rear pastedown of each volume.
Edition
Second Edition
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$125.00

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London: Oxford University Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, pages toned, owner notes on rear pastedown of each volume.. 1932. Second Edition. Hardcover. Navy cloth titled in gilt on spines. Subtitle: Comprising Two Hundred and Seventy-Trhee Songs and Ballads with Nine Hundred and Sixty-Eight Tunes, Including Thirty-Nine Tunes Contributed by Olive Dame Campbell. Vol. I,… Read more
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Southern Arts and Crafts, 1890-1940

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Published
1996
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Very Good
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$20.00

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Charlotte, NC: Mint Museum of Art. Very Good. 1996. Softcover. Bibliography, selected biographies of Southern artists and crafts organizations. Many photos and illustrations, including some in color. Catalogue of a traveling exhibition which opened at the Mint Museum of Art from July 13 - September 19, 1996. Essays by James C. Jordan, III, Dr. Cynthia Elyce… Read more
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image of Polyphonia Sacra:  A Continental Miscellany of the Fifteenth Century

Polyphonia Sacra: A Continental Miscellany of the Fifteenth Century

by Van Den Borren, Charles (editor)

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine sunned, foxing to edges and preliminary leaves.
ISBN
9780271730929
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$40.00

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University Park, PA: The Pennsylvania State University Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine sunned, foxing to edges and . preliminary leaves.. 1963. Hardcover. 0271730927 . Red buckram binding titled in gilt on spine. lv, 294pp. Transcriptions of Latin compositions of the Bodleian MS Canonici Misc. 213. .
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Gentlemen, Swords and Pistols:

by Kane, Harnett T.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1951
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Bookplate on front pastedown, jacket lightly shelfworn.
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Reprint
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NY: Bonanza. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Bookplate on front pastedown, jacket . lightly shelfworn.. 1951. Reprint. Hardcover. xiv, 306pp. Bibliography. Recounts famous duels of the 19th century in the American south. Orange cloth binding. .
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image of The Adventures of Molly Whuppie: and Other Appalachian Folktales

The Adventures of Molly Whuppie: and Other Appalachian Folktales

by Shelby, Anne

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2007
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780807831632
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$13.00

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Chapel Hill, NC: The University of North Carolina Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2007. First Printing. Hardcover. 9780807831632 . Black and white illustrations, sources list. Combining traditional Appalachian folktale plots with a contemporary sensibility, writer and storyteller Anne Shelby creates fourteen lively, original stories of a funny, magical, yet familiar world. ; 89… Read more
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North Carolina

by Cobb, Irvin S.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1924
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards worn, jacket chipped at corners and head and tail.
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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NY: George H. Doran Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards worn, jacket chipped at corners . and head and tail.. 1924. First Edition. Hardcover. Pictorial boards with matching jacket design. Illustrated endpapers. Vintage guide to North Carolina by the American humorist. ; Cobb's American Guyed Books; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 61 pages .
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image of Our Southern Highlanders:  A Narrative of Adventure in the Southern  Appalachians and a Study of Life Among the Mountaineers

Our Southern Highlanders: A Narrative of Adventure in the Southern Appalachians and a Study of Life Among the Mountaineers

by Kephart, Horace

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good; Edges rubbed, top corner of front cover creased.
Edition
Reprint; Second Printing
ISBN
9780870491979
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Knoxville, TN: The University of Tennessee Press. Very Good; Edges rubbed, top corner of front cover creased.. 1980. Reprint; Second Printing. Softcover. 0870491970 . xlviii, 469 pages. Black and white photographs. A classic first-hand account of living in the Great Smoky Mountains originally published in 1913. .
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Sentinels of History: Reflections on Arkansas Properties on the National Register of Historic Places

by Christ, Mark K. (editor) ; Slater, Cathryn H. (editor)

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9781557286048
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Fayetteville, AR: The University of Arkansas Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2000. First Printing. Hardcover. 9781557286048 . Brown cloth. xviii, 291 pages. Maps, black and white and color photographs, appendix, and index. A collection of essays, historical images, and color photographs of the historic properties of Arkansas. ; 4to 11" - 13"… Read more
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Richmond, VA: R. E. Lee Camp, No. 1, Confederate Veterans. Very Good; Owner name stamped on front cover.. 1904. Softcover. Printed stapled gray card covers. Frontispiece photo of the statue of the Confederate Civil War physician. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 30 pages .
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The Fairfax Family in Fairfax County: A Brief History

by Kilmer, Kenton; Sweig, Donald

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Third Printing
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Fairfax, VA: Commission. Very Good. 1992. Third Printing. Softcover. x, 119pp. Illustrations, list of sources. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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Mount Vernon is Ours: The Story of the Preservation and Restoration of Washington's Home

by Thane, Elswyth

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Edges rubbed. Jacket spine mildly sun faded, remnants of price sticker on front flap, and a stai
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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NY: Duell, Sloan & Pearce. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Edges rubbed. Jacket spine mildly sun faded, remnants of price sticker on front flap, and a stain on the rear . flap and panel.. 1966. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. viii, 467 pages. Illustrated endpapers, black and white photo section, appendix, acknowledgements, bibliography, and index. The history of… Read more
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