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Greensboro 1808-1904. Facts, Figures, Traditions, and Reminiscences.

By Albright, James W.

Greensboro, N. C.: Jos. J. Stone & Co., 1904. First Edition First Printing First Printing. Cloth Bound. Fair. 8vo. 134 pages, indexed. An ex-library copy. Hardcover bound in green cloth. The binding is rubbed and worn but sound. Call numbers written in white at the top left corner of the front cover. Bookplate for the Sondley Collection (Asheville) on the front pastedown. The title page and endpapers have a few other numbers, etc. Secure inner hinges. Text is toned. Illustrated with a few photos. This is the original first edition; it is NOT the reprint.

$75.00

Liberty High School (Randolph County) 1885-1968, Bicentennial Edition. [North Carolina]

By Swaim, Francine Holt

Asheboro, North Carolina: Hunsucker Printing Company, 1975. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 216 pages. Hardcover bound in blue cloth. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. Illustrated with a number of photographs. Map endpapers at the rear. Contains sections on Liberty Academy, Liberty Normal College, and Liberty Public School. Contains some lists of students and numerous photos. Scarce.

$35.00

North Carolina Parade: Stories of History and People

By Walser, Richard; [and] Julia Montgomery Street

Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1979. Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo. 209 pages. Soft cover bound in green wrappers. Light to moderate wear to the binding. Prior owner's signature and embossed blind stamp on the half title. A sound copy with clean text.

$6.50

Politics and Policy in North Carolina

By Beyle, Thad L.; Black, Merle [Editor]

New York: MSS Information Corporation, 1975. First Edition First Printing . Paperback. Very Good. 8vo. 288 pages. Softcover bound in white wrappers. Some light to moderate rubbing to the binding. Prior owner's 1977 signature on the title page. A sound copy with clean text.

$6.00

Hillsboro Colonial and Revolutionary.

By Nash, Frank

Chapel Hill, N.C.: The Orange Printshop, 1903. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Good. 8vo. 100 pages. Soft cover bound in green wrappers. Some rubbing and wear to the binding. The foot of the spine is torn, but the binding is sound. There is an inscription on the front cover which reads, "Mrs. P. H. Mayo / Isabella M. Cameron." An inscription on the title page reads, "With much love for / Mrs. Belle from Ben." A sound copy with clean text. This is the scarce First Edition.

$45.00

Just Folks: Visitin's With Carolina People.

By Bledsoe, Jerry.

Charlotte, North Carolina: East Woods Press, 1980. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. 208 pages. Hardback bound in brown cloth and with a brown pictorial dust jacket. INSCRIBED by the author on the front flyleaf. A nice, clean copy.

$10.00

Gardening in the Carolinas

By Krochmal, Arnold; Connie Krochmal

Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company, 1975. Hardcover. Good. 8vo. 242 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in quarter black cloth with yellow paper covered boards. Binding is worn, has a scuff on front board, some spotting to spine. Text is clean.

$6.00

Scotland County (NC) (Images of America)
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Scotland County (NC) (Images of America)

By Steward, John D.; [and] Sara Stewart; Historical Properties Commision

Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2001. Soft cover. Near Fine. 8vo. 128 pages. Softcover bound in sepia wrappers. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. Illustrated with photos.

$12.50

Execution Denied: The Story Of Marshal Ney: Napoleon's "Bravest of the Brave
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Execution Denied: The Story Of Marshal Ney: Napoleon's "Bravest of the Brave

By Bradshaw, H.H. (Pete)

Baltimore: PublishAmerica, 2004. Soft cover. Fair. 8vo. 220 pages. Soft cover bound in blue and white wrappers. AN ex-library copy from a retirement center with full markings, including a shelf label on the spine and a bookplate inside the front cover. SIGNED by the author at the top of the title page. At the bottom of the title page is written, "Donated by M... B...." Empty library pocket on the rear flyleaf. A sound copy with clean text. Relates the possible story of the escape of Marshal Ney, one of Napoleon's officers, who was sentenced to execution. Some years afterward a Frenchman turned up in North Carolina claiming to be Marshal Ney.

$21.50

The Ancestors and Descendants of W. E. Moss and Vesta Taylor Moss. Includes Ahrens, Binns, Brooks, Collins, Morgan, Moss, Rogers, Taylor, Teeter, and Related Families

By Moss, William Edwin

Bountiful, Utah: Family History Publishers, 1995. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo. 562 pages. Burgundy hardcover with titles in gilt. Light wear to the binding; the lower corners are a little bumped. A sound copy with secure inner hinges and clean text. A small printed and hand-signed label on the front pastedown reads, "To my Cousin Elizabeth Turner, I hope you enjoy reading about our ancestors and other book contents. / Edwin." Illustrated with several photos. Much of the book deals with the family in Arkansas, but some pertains to the family in North Carolina as well. There are maps of Drew County, Ark; Lincoln County, Ark; and Duplin County, North Carolina (with part of Wayne County, N.C.).

$85.00

The Jacob Fisher Family. 1727-1958

By Fisher, James L.; Fisher, Arthur W.; Fisher, Hilbert A.; Fisher.

Charlotte, N.C.: Heritage Printers, Inc., 1959. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fair. 8vos. 385 pages. Hardcover bound in blue cloth with a black label on the spine. The binding is rubbed, especially along the spine. Newspaper clipping taped to the front pastedown with some offsetting on the front flyleaf. The front flyleaf also has a prior owner's red ink inscription dated 1969. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. The text is unmarked but a bit musty.

$20.00

Sketches of Old Warrenton, North Carolina: Traditions and Reminiscences of the Town and People Who Made It

By Montgomery, Lizzie Wilson

Spartanburg, South Carolina: Reprint Company, Publishers, 2002. Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo. 451 pages, indexed. REPRINT Hardcover bound in blue cloth. Minimal wear to the binding. There is a small smudge spot on the fore edge of the text block. Otherwise a nice, clean copy. Illustrated with some photos of portraits and of some old houses. Originally published in Raleigh, N.C. in 1924.

$75.00

The Historic Architecture of Cabarrus County North Carolina.
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The Historic Architecture of Cabarrus County North Carolina.

By Kaplan, Peter R.

Concord and Charlotte, NC: Historic Cabarrus, Inc. / Craftsman Printing Company, 1981. Third Printing. . Hardcover. Very Good. 4to. 388 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in brown and grey pictorial cloth. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. Illustrated with photos throughout. The ISBN pulls up information for the 2004 Revised Edition. The only date in this volume is 1981, and the copyright page states Third Printing. No dust jacket.

$50.00

The History of Jackson County

By Williams, Max R. (Appendix by Cecil C. Brooks and John D. Reid)

Sylva, North Carolina: The Jackson County Historical Association, 1987. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 674 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in teal cloth. Light wear to the binding. There is some faint spotting on the front and rear covers near the top edge. Prior owner's signature on the front flyleaf. Some foxing on the outside edges of the text block. Otherwise a sound, clean copy. Illustrated with several photos.

$25.00

Columbus County North Carolina: Recollections and Records

By Little, Ann Courtney Ward

Whiteville, N.C.: Columbus County Commissioners and Columbus County Public Library, 1980. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 434 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a white and brown illustrated dust jacket. The jacket shows rubbing and wear and has some foxing. Brief edge tears to the jacket. The book is sound, and the inner hinges are secure. Text is clean. Illustrated with photos.

$45.00

Greensboro, North Carolina: The County Seat of Guilford.

By Arnett, Ethel Stephens.

Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1975. Second Printing. . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 492 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a creme and green dust jacket, now in mylar. The jacket shows moderate wear. There was a tear or chip at the top corner of the front panel which is repaired with tape on the reverse of the jacket. Owner's 1988 inscription on the front flyleaf has been blacked out with a marker. The book is sound and clean. Illustrated.

$11.50

Orange County 1752-1952. (SIGNED by Contributor)

By Lefler, Hugh; Wager, Paul. (With William S. Powell, Blackwell Robinson, L. J. Phipps and Others).

Chapel Hill, NC: The Orange Printshop, 1953. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 389 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in black cloth. Light to moderate wear to the binding. There are a couple of signatures on the front endpapers. One reads, "Oct. 7, 1953 / In appreciation / L. J. Phipps." Phipps was one of the contributors to the book and wrote Chapter 17, "The Churches of Orange County." He was also the Chairman of the (Orange County) Bicentennial Committee. Laid in loosely is a brochure for the Orange County Bicentennial Observance, dated Oct. 7-13, 1953, where apparently this book was purchased. There is an old brown tape stain at the top of the title page where the brochure had been taped and detached. A sound copy. We've found a little pencil underlining in Phipps' chapter on Orange County churches. Illustrated with photos.

$40.00

Through Fiery Trials

By Crews, C. Daniel

Winston-Salem, N.C.: Moravian Archives, 1996. Soft cover. Good. 12mo. 60 pages. Soft cover bound in grey stapled wrappers. Heavy foxing along the bottom edge of the front cover. A sound copy with clean, unmarked text. Contains several illustrations.

$9.00

History of North Carolina. Volume I (Only) From 1584 to 1783

By Ashe, Samuel A'Court

Greensboro, NC: Charles L. Van Noppen, 1908. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fair. 8vo. 724 pages. Hardcover bound in burgundy cloth. The binding is worn and bumped. There is a vertical crease down the center of the spine. The rear inner hinge is cracking with the muslin beneath exposed. An early bookplate on the front pastedown reads, "This Book is the Property of P. T. Wilson, Winston-Salem, N.C. No___ Case___ Shelf___ / Please Return." The text block itself is generally sound and unmarked.

$25.00

Founders and Builders of Greensboro 1808-1908. Fifty Sketches

By Caldwell, Bettie D.

Greensboro, N.C.: Jos. J. Stone & Company, 1925. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 356 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in green cloth. The binding shows light wear. Prior owner's name written on front flyleaf. Toning to front flyleaf and pastedown. Gutter broken between frontispiece and title page, also between rear flyleaf and rear pastedown. Some pages have smudges. A few underlined passages.

$60.00

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