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Virginia Local History, A Bibliography

By Church, Randolph W.

Richmond: Virginia State Library, 1971. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 42 pages. Soft cover bound in tan stapled wrappers. Moderate wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within.

$6.00

The Association Oath Rolls of the British Plantations [New York, Virginia, Etc.] A.D. 1696: Being a Contribution to Political History (Malcolm Hulke Studies in Cinema and Television,)
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The Association Oath Rolls of the British Plantations [New York, Virginia, Etc.] A.D. 1696: Being a Contribution to Political History (Malcolm Hulke Studies in Cinema and Television,)

By Gandy, Wallace

San Bernardino, CA: Borgo Press, 2009. Soft cover. Near Fine. 12mo. 86 pages. Soft cover bound in green wrappers. A nice, clean copy.

$7.50

Bound Volume of 13 Pamphlets Rare 19th Century Americana: Benjamin Banneker; Memoir of James McClurg, M.D.; David L. Swain; Gallatin Considerations on the Currency and Banking System; Edmund Randolph; Etc.

By McCaw,James B.; [and] David L. Swain; Albert Gallatin; Daniel Webster; John Thompson Brown; J. Saurin Norris; John H. B. Latrobe; Edward Everett; Etc.

Richmond, Virginia; Raleigh, N.C.; Baltimore; Washington City, et al.: Colin & Nowlan; Holden & Wilson; Carey & Lea; Charles H. Wynne; et al., 1854. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. Octavo. Variously paginated. [20; 18; xi, 82; 108; 35; 8; 32; 20; 16; 15; 12; 28; 30 pages, plus several sections from the Journal of the North Carolina Bar Association, 1903]. Hardcover bound in early 20th century 3/4 leather. Hinges are cracked but holding and the spine is perished. The binding is in poor condition. The pamphlets are Fair to Very Good. Some are foxed, and some show some browning. A couple of the titles pages may be missing, or the pamphlets may have been issued without title pages. We have a writeup of each pamphlet with full title and description given. The author and short title of each is as follows: 1) James B. McCaw. A Memoir of James McClurg, M.D. Richmond, 1854. [McClurg, 1845-1823, was an American physician, surgeon for the Navy during the American Revolution, Physician general of Hospitals of Virginia in 1777, and was 3 times the Mayor of Richmond] 2) Swain. Report of Hon. David L. Swain on the Historical Agency for Procuring Documentary Evidence of the History of North Carolina. Raleigh, [1856-'57]; 3) P. V. Daniel (Jr.). A Vindication of Edmund Randolph, Written by Himself, and Published in 1795. New Edition, with a Preface. Richmond, 1855; 4) Albert Gallatin. Considerations on the Currency and Banking System of the United States. Phil., Carey & Lea, 1831; 5) Daniel Webster. Speech Delivered... at Niblo's Saloon in New York. 1837; 6) David J. Burr and B. W. Richardson. Report on the Committee Appointed by the Board of Directors to the Annual Meeting of the Board of Trade... Richmond: Printed at the Whig Book and Job Office, 1857; 7) John Thompson Brown. The Speech of..., in the House of Delegates of Virginia on the Abolition of Slavery. Delivered Wednesday, January 18, 1832. Richmond: Chas. H. Wynne, 1860; 8) J. Saurin Norris. A Sketch of the Life of Benjamin Banneker, From Notes Taken in 1836. [Baltimore], 1854; 9) JOhn H. B.. Latrobe. Memoir of Benjamin Banneker, Read Before the Maryland Historical Society. Baltimore: Printed by John D. Toy, 1845; 10) B. W. Leigh. Letter from ... Esq. to the General Assembly of Virginia... (N.p., Circa 1836); 11) Edward Everett. Address of... Secretary of States, at the Anniversary of the Ame. Col. Society, 18th Jan., 1853; 12) Potter. Speech of the Hon. Mr. Potter, of Louisiana. In Opposition to the Motion Made by Mr. Benton to Expunge from the Journal of the Senate the Resolution of the 24th, March, 1834, Disapproving of the Removal of Deposits by the President. Washington City, 1836; 13) Leigh. Speech of Mr. Leigh, of Virginia, on Mr. Benton's Motion to Expunge from the Journal of the Senate the Resolution of March 28, 1834, Declaring of the President's Conduct in Removing the Public Deposites from the Bank of the United States, Illegal and Unconstitutional. Washington, 1836; 14) [Journal of the North Carolina Bar Association]. Several partial issues (about 45 page total) from 1903-04. Three sections. The second (1903) section contains, "Hon. Samuel Field Phillips, LL.D." by R. H. Battle (8 pages). A rare compilation of pamphlets. A number of these are not to be found listed for sale online.

$650.00

The Colonial Clergy of Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina

By Weis, Frederick Lewis

Baltimore: Clearfield, 1990. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 100 pages. Blue hardcover. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Prior owner's name and embossed blindstamp seal on the front flyleaf. Text is clean. Reprint.

$10.00

Lives of Chirstian Ministers. Over Two Hundred Memoirs

By Kernodle, P. J.

Richmond, Virginia: The Central Publishing Company, 1909. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 408 pages. Hardcover bound in olive green cloth. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Prior owner's name and embossed blindstamp seal on the front flyleaf. Text is clean. One of the most useful books in giving biographical information on southern ministers in the American Southeast. The focus is on Virginia and North Carolina, but ministers in other surrounding states are included as well. The book was published for the Christian Church, associated today with the United Church of Christ. The author was the Secretary of the Southern Christian Convention. The first minister covered in the text is James O'Kelly.

$50.00

Augusta County Virginia Marriages 1748 1850 (Virginia Historic Marriage Register)

By Vogt, John; Kethley Jr, T. William

Athens, GA: Iberian Publishing Company, 1986. Soft cover. Good. 12mo. 414 pages. Softcover with blue illustrated wrappers. Binding is worn, scuffs, and light soiling. Spine is foxed. Text is clean. Virginia circa 1850 fold out map in back of book.

$9.50

History of Halifax County, Virginia

By Carrington, Wirt Johnson

Greenville, SC: Southern Historical Press, 1994. Hardcover. Fair. 8vo. 520, (37) pages, indexed. Hardcover in blue cloth. Binding is soiled, has spots of dirt across front and rear boards. Some soiling to front flyleaf and pastedown. Occasional underlining on a couple of pages.

$15.00

Shenandoah County Virginia Marriage Bonds 1772 1850 (Virginia Historic Marriage Register)

By Vogt, John; Kethley Jr, T. William

Athens, GA: Iberian Publishing Company, 1984. Soft cover. Good. 12mo. 418 pages. Softcover with blue illustrated wrappers. Binding is worn, scuffs, and light soiling. Spine is foxed. Text is clean. Virginia circa 1850 fold out map in back of book.

$18.50

The Confederate Negro, Virginia's Craftsmen and Military Laborers, 1861-1865

By Brewer, James H.

Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 1969. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 212 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a tan and brown dust jacket. The jacket shows some rubbing and wear but is complete and sound. Prior owner's signature on the front flyleaf, and her name and address is ink-stamped on the verso of the front flyleaf as well as on the half title page. Text is clean.

$30.00

Harman Genealogy (Southern Branch) with Biographical Sketches, 1700-1924

By Harman, John Newton

Radford, Virginia: Commonwealth Press, 1983. Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo. 376 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in burgundy cloth. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. This is a reprint of the 1925 edition. John Harman was from Tazewell, Virginia.

$45.00

Tall Tales of the Devil's Apron

By Sutherland, Herbert Maynor

Radford, VA: Commonwealth Press Incorporated, 1970. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 12mo. 314 pages. Hardcover in blue illustrated dust jacket. DJ has 2.5 inch wide by 1 inch tall chip missing from the front cover. The DJ is rubbed, with some soiling from handling. Bumping at headcap. Inscription written on front flyleaf. Text is clean.

$7.50

Pieces of the Piedmont, The Puzzle of One Life. A Personal Geography From Virginia's and America's Historic Heart [SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND BY ILUSTRATOR].

By Nicklin, Walter

Warrenton, Va.: Casco Communications / A Virginia Heritage Publication, 1997. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Near Fine. Tucker Hill. Oblong 12mo. 112 pages. Soft cover bound in sepia wrappers. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. SIGNED by both the author and the illustrator on the title page. Limited edition. "530 / 2,000" is written under the signatures and beside the publication info.

$12.50

Marriages of Culpeper County Virginia 1781-1815

By Knorr, Catherine

Pine Bluff, Ark.: Duplicating Services, 1954. Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 127 pages. Soft cover bound in light brown wrappers with a brown cloth tape spine. Light wear to the binding. The only copyright date is 1954, but the book looks newer than that. A sound copy with clean text.

$17.50

Marriages of Middlesex County Virginia 1740 - 1852. (Virginia Genealogical Society Special Publication No. 3).

By Earle, Edward Chase

Richmond, Virginia: Virginia Genealogical Society, 1977. Second Printing. . Soft cover. Fair. 4to. 97, 19 pages. Soft cover bound in green wrappers with a black cloth tape spine. The front cover shows heavy abrading (or perhaps superficial damage from pests). A sound copy with clean text.

$20.00

Some Marriages in the Burned Record Counties of Virginia. (Virginia Genealogical Society Special Publication No. 4)

By Clark, Jewel T.

Richmond, Virginia: Virginia Genealogical Society, 1972. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 139 pages. Soft cover bound in light blue wrappers with a black cloth tape spine. Light wear to the binding; the bottom edge of the front cover is a little sunned. A sound copy with clean text.

$15.00

Abstracts of Fauquier County, Virginia: Birth Records, 1853-1896

By Joan W. Peters

Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 1989. Soft cover. Good. 4to. Unpaginated. Soft cover bound in off white and blue wrappers. Moderate wear to the binding; the fore edge of the front cover shows some damping, and there is a touch of this on the title page as well. A sound copy with unmarked text.

$25.00

The Virginia Genealogist (Volume 10) 1966

By Dorman, John Frederick

Bowie MD: Heritage Books, 1993. Soft cover. Very Good. 12mo. 251 pages, indexed. Facsimile copy of 1966 edition. Softcover bound in rose wrappers; spine is sunned to light green. Binding is lightly rubbed. Text is clean.

$15.00

Fauquier County, Virginia Marriage Bonds 1759 to 1854

By Anon.

Salem, Massachusetts: Genealogical Society of Utah / Higginson Book Company, 1997. Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 312 pages. Soft cover bound in creme-colored wrappers with a brown tape-cloth covered spine. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy with clean text. This is a 1997 reprint of the 1939 edition.

$23.50

Fauquier County Virginia Tombstone Inscriptions. Volume I.

By Baird, Nancy Chappelear; [and] Carol Jordan

Athens, Georgia: Iberian Publishing Company, 1994. Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 307 pages, indexed. Soft cover bound in green wrappers. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy with unmarked text. Volume I only.

$25.00

Those Who Were: Annotated Inscriptions of Two Thousand People in Warrenton, Virginia, Cemetery, 1811-1998

By Lee Moffett

Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 1999. Soft cover. Near Fine. 4to. 119 pages, indexed. Soft cover bound in tan wrappers. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy with unmarked text.

$17.50

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