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The Story of Sweet Briar College

By Stohlman, Martha Lou Lemmon

Sweet Briar, VA: The Alumnae Association of Sweet Briar College, 1956. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 255, (32) pages, indexed. Hardcover quarter bound in red cloth with flower patterned paper covered boards. Front flyleaf has a prior owner's signature and embossed blind stamp. Text is clean.

$22.50

The Education of Horace Williams

By Williams, Henry Horace

Chapel Hill, NC: Henry Horace Williams, 1936. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 200 pages. Hardcover bound in blue cloth. Minimal wear; a nice, clean copy. Henry Horace Williams (1858-1940) was professor of philosophy at UNC Chapel Hill from 1890 to 1940. He was the first chair of the "Mental and Moral Sciences Department," which later became the Department of Philosophy. There is a character based upon him in Thomas Wolfe's "Look Homeward Angel" (Professsor Vergil Weldon).

$8.50

Anecdotes Nouvelles. Lectures Faciles et Amusantes et Recitations a L'Usage des Classes de Francais

By Rougemont, A. de

New York: Charles E. Merrill & Co.,, 1889. Hardcover. Good. 12mo. 71 pages. Hardcover bound in quarter brown cloth with burnt sienna paper-covered boards. The binding is rubbed and worn with some scuffing and chipping to the paper covering the boards. Corners of the binding are bumped and abraded. A sound copy with secure hinges. Early owner's 1890 inscriptions on the front flyleaf. Endpapers soiled from handling. Text is toned. Text is in French.

$15.00

Treading New Ground. A History of Moore County Schools, 1959-1985

By Myrick, Pauline F.

Winston-Salem, N. C.: Hunter Publishing Company, 1985. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 269 pages. Hardcover with a white dust jacket. The jacket shows moderate wear and has some edge tears and creases at the bottom edge. A sound copy and clean within.

$25.00

First Book in French

By Maloubier, Eugene F.; [and] Justin H. Moore

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1915. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 363 pages. Hardcover bound in burgundy cloth. The bidning is sunned on the top and fore edge of the front cover as well as a bit on the spine. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Text is toned. Illustrated with a map frontis and several photographs. Published during World War One.

$15.00

Arithmetical Problems, Arranged for Drill and Review in Primary, Grammar, and High Schools

By Wentworth, E.

New York, Cincinnati, and Chicago: American Book Company, 1872. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 108, 26 pages. Hardcover bound in burgundy cloth. The binding shows some rubbing and wear. Pencilled notations on the front flyleaf. Text is toned and has several pencil markings.

$10.00

Approaches to Teaching Blake's Songs of Innocence and of Experience (Approaches to Teaching World Literature (Paperback))

By Gleckner, Robert F.

N. P. : Modern Language Association, 1989. Soft cover. New. 12mo. Softcover bound in white wrappers, still in shrinkwrap.

$6.00

Bingham Military School, Asheville, N.C. Information for 1927-1928. Mens Sana in Corpore Sano. (Catalog)

By Bingham, Judge R. W., et al.

Asheville, North Carolina: Bingham Military School, 1927. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. Small quarto. 44, (1) pages. Soft cover bound in blue wrappers. Moderate rubbing and wear to the binding. The corners are a little bumped. The gilt lettering on the front cover is dulled but still legible. A very sound copy with clean text. Illustrated with 25 full-page photographs and three other pages with two photos per page. There is also an admissions form at the rear. The photos are not only of the school, cadets, and the surrounding area, but one photo shows "View Across the French Broad from Gingham, New Battery park Hotel in the Center, George Vanderbilt Hotel to the Left, Margo Terrace to the Right." The next photo (also full-page) shows "View Across the French Broad from Bingham, Showing the Grove Park Inn in the Center, and the Asheville Country Club and Golf Course at the Right." In these views, the buildings are at a distance.

$65.00

The College Built on Prayer: Mary McLeod Bethune

By Dees, Jesse Walter

Daytona Beach, Fla: Bethune-Cookman College, 1953. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. 24mo. 78 pages. Hardcover bound in burnt sienna cloth. The binding shows some rubbing and wear, and the headcap is a bit bumped. A sound copy with clean text.One of the signatures is partially attached to the text block. Photographic portrait frontis of Mary M. Bethune. The college that Bethune helped found is now Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach, Florida. It is an historically African-American school.

$40.00

For Whom Our Public Schools Were Named, Greensboro, North Carolina

By Arnett, Ethels Stephens

Greensboro, North Carolina: Piedmont Press, 1973. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 443 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a tan dust jacket. The jacket shows rubbing and wear, and there are a couple of edge tears and chips to the jacket. A sound copy and clean within.

$7.50

Women on the Hill: A History of Women at the University of North Carolina.

By Dean, Pamela.

Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina, 1987. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Near Fine. 12mo. 29 pages. Soft cover bound in blue wrappers. A nice, clean copy.

$11.50

Impressions of Men and Movements at the University of North Carolina
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Impressions of Men and Movements at the University of North Carolina

By Wagstaff, Henry McGilbert; Wilson, Louis R. [Editor]

Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1950. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo. 100 pages, indexed. Hardcover with black and white dust jacket. DJ is rubbed with a bit of edge wear. Text is clean and sound.

$10.00

For Whom Our Public Schools Were Named, Greensboro, North Carolina

By Arnett, Ethels Stephens

Greensboro, North Carolina: Piedmont Press, 1973. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good/Very Good. 8vo. 443 pages, indexed. INSCRIBED by the author on the front flyleaf. Hardcover with a tan dust jacket. Light wear to the jacket. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Some foxing on the outside edges of the text block. The volume has a musty aroma to it.

$10.00

Mrs. Leicester's School, or the History of Several Young Ladies, Related by Themselves

By Lamb, Charles and Mary

George Town (Georgetown): Published by Joseph Milligan; W. Cooper, Printer, 1811. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fair. 16mo. 165 pages. Hardcover bound in original full leather. Complete with the frontis copperplate engraving (which is worn with a horizontal tear into the image and with a chip on the fore edge, affecting the image). The binding is worn but sound. Hinges secure. Corners bumped. The binding shows some old scuffing and wear but is quite sturdy. The front pastedown and flyleaf have a couple of incomplete early child's sketches. There is an early owner's inscription at the top of the title page which reads, "For my dear Ellen from her aunt EMMA." Ellen and Emma were with the Mordecai family of Virginia and North Carolina. First American Edition.

$150.00

North Carolina County Histories, a Bibliography. (University of North Carolina Library Studies Number 1)
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North Carolina County Histories, a Bibliography. (University of North Carolina Library Studies Number 1)

By Powell, William S.

Chapel Hill, North Carolina: University of North Carolina Library, 1958. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo. 27 pages. Soft cover bound in grey stapled wrappers. Some rubbing and wear to the binding. Some sunning to the spine. A sound copy with clean text.

$6.50

The Beginnings of Public Education in North Carolina; A Documentary History; 1790-1840; Volume II. (Publications of the North Carolina Historical Commission).
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The Beginnings of Public Education in North Carolina; A Documentary History; 1790-1840; Volume II. (Publications of the North Carolina Historical Commission).

By Coon, Charles L.

Raleigh: Edwards & Broughton, 1908. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. vii, 532-1077 pages. VOLUME II ONLY. Hardcover bound in burgundy cloth with lettering and designs in gilt. Covers are lightly worn and rubbed. Front inner hinge is starting to crack. Contents are clean and bright.

$11.50

Preachers, Pedagogues & Politicians: The Evolution Controversy in North Carolina 1920-1927

By Gatewood, Williard B.

Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1966. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 268 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a brown dust jacket. The jacket shows some heavy rubbing but is sound. Book is clean within. SIGNED by the author on the title page.

$10.00

Spirit and its Freedom. (Inscribed to Frank Porter Graham).

By Thomas George F.

Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1939. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 149 pages. Hardcover bound in grey cloth. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. This copy is INSCRIBED on the front flyleaf to Marion and Frank Graham (Frank Porter Graham, President of UNC at Chapel Hill, NC). The book is not signed by the author but is initialed by the author and dated April, 1939.

$15.00

Tarbell's Teachers' Guide to the International Sunday-School Lessons for 1913
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Tarbell's Teachers' Guide to the International Sunday-School Lessons for 1913

By Tarbell, Martha

New York, Chicago, Toronto: Fleming H. Revell Company, 1912. Hardcover. Good. 12mo. 473 (6) pages. Hardcover bound in red cloth. Binding is soiled from handling. Some spotting on boards. Spine is sunned. Soiled from handling. Pencilled notation on front flyleaf. Text is toned. Some pages are dog-eared.

$8.00

Graduate Work in the South
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Graduate Work in the South

By Pierson, Mary Bynum

Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, 1947. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo. 265 pages, indexed. Hardcover in brown and grey dust jacket. DJ has light foxing, with toning on the fore-edge. Text is clean and sound. Some pages dog eared.

$15.00

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