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Tears and Laughter in Virginia and Elsewhere

By Smith, Ella Williams

Verona, VA: McClure Press, 1972. Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo. 148 pages. Hardcover in red cloth. No dust jacket. Binding has light rubbing, is bumped at headcap. Author has written inscription on half title page.

$20.00

The Dust of Seven Days. Limited Edition; 500 Copies. (SIGNED)

By Walker, Dugald Stewart

Kansas City: Alfred Fowler / The Lowell Press, 1924. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. Unpaginated. Slim hardcover bound in grey paper-covered boards with a white paper label on the front cover. Moderate rubbing and wear to the binding; there is a damp stain on the spine. A few flower petals are laid in loosely with some offsetting, but this does not affect any of the text. Illustrated frontis. Comes with the bookplate (as issued) of Charles W. Whittlesey, opposite the dedication page (to book was dedicated to Whittlesey). The bookplate is a little bent on one side. INSCRIBED by the author on the front flyleaf. "With a heart full of warmest greeting to all my Friend at No. 70 Harbor Streets. / The Sutherlands / From / Dugald Stewart Walker / Christmas, 1924." Scarce. Limited to 500 copies. Dugald Stewart Walker (1883-1937) was a native or Richmond, Virginia. He was noted for his illustrations and bookplate designs. This book was dedicated to the memory of Charles W. Whittlesey, who led the "Lost Battalion" in the Meuse-Argonne Offensive during WWI.

$75.00

Frederick County Marriages, 1738-1850 (Virginia Historic Marriage Register)

By Vogt, John; Kethley Jr, T. William

Athens, GA: Iberian Publishing Company, 1984. Soft cover. Good. 12mo. 503 pages. Softcover with white illustrated wrappers. Binding has some light soiling to rear wrapper and wrinkling to front wrapper. Spine has vertical creasing. Text is clean. Virginia circa 1850 fold out map in back of book.

$11.50

History of the Graveyard at Monticello

By Kean, Robert H.

Charlottesville: The Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation, 1972. Soft cover. Near Fine. 12mo. 24 pages. Softcover staple bound in black and white illustrated wrappers. Binding has light toning at spine. Prior owner's signature and embossed blind stamp are on the half title. Text clean and sound.

$8.00

The Fall of Richmond

By Patrick, Rembert W.

Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1960. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 144 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a red dust jacket. Moderate rubbing and wear to the jacket, which has some brief edge tears. The book is sound. Prior owner's signature and embossed blind stamp on the front flyleaf. Text is sound and clean. Illustrated.

$10.00

Historic Culpeper, Bicentennial Edition. (With Folding Map)

By Browing, Mary Jo

Culpeper, VA.: Culpeper Historical Society, Inc., 1974. Soft cover. Near Fine. 8vo. 167 pages. Soft cover bound in orange wrappers. Almost no wear to the binding Prior owner's signature and embossed blind stamp on the front flyleaf. Illustrated with black and white photos of houses. A large folding county map is laid in loosely.

$10.00

Lee After the War

By Fishwick, Marshall W.

New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1963. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 24 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a grey and white dust jacket, now in mylar Light to moderate wear to the jacket. Original owner's name and city and notations written in ink across the front pastedown. Prior owner's signature and embossed blind stamp on the front flyleaf. Illustrated.

$6.00

John Randolph of Roanoke 1773-1833 (TWO VOL SET)

By Bruce, William Cabell

New York and London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1922. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. Octavos. 661; 804 pages, indexed. Hardcovers in green publishers cloth. TWO VOLUME SET. Bindings show some light rubbing and wear. Slight bumping at headcap/foot of spine. Pencilled notations on front flyleaves and throughout text. "A Gift to me from Dr. John Randolph Page 127 E 67th St, New York City" and "Daniel Grinnan Feb. 19 1922" are written on front flyleaves of both volumes. Notations on the second rear flyleaf of the first volume notes the prior owner's conversation with the author William C. Bruce at the funeral of the author's brother Jos. Douglas Bruce. Text is generally clean.

$85.00

Lee Chronicle: Studies of the Early Generations of the Lees of Virginia

By Cazenove Gardner Lee; Dorothy Mills Parker

New York: Vantage Press, 1997. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 411 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a white dust jacket. Minimal wear to the jacket. Prior owner's signature and embossed blind stamp are on the half title. Otherwise fresh and clean within. Stated First Edition on the copyright page.

$15.00

The River Where America Began: A Journey Along the James
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The River Where America Began: A Journey Along the James

By Deans, Bob

Lanham, Boulder, New York, Toronto, Plymouth, UK: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2007. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 317 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a green and sepia pictorial dust jacket. A fresh, clean copy.

$6.00

The Jamestown Project
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The Jamestown Project

By Kupperman, Karen Ordahl

Cambridge, Massachusetts; and London: Belknap Press, 2007. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. 380 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a black, blue and white pictorial dust jacket. A fresh, clean copy. Contains several illustrations.

$6.00

Upper Brandon

By Hilldrup, Robert P.

Richmond, Virginia: James River Corp, 1987. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo. 98 pages. Hardcover bound in half brown cloth with brown paper-covered boards. A nice, clean copy. Color map endpapers. All edges gilt. Illustrated with photographs.

$6.00

Sea Venture: Shipwreck, Survival, and the Salvation of the First English Colony in the New World
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Sea Venture: Shipwreck, Survival, and the Salvation of the First English Colony in the New World

By Doherty, Kieran

New York: St. Martin's Press, 2007. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 276 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a brown pictorial dust jacket. A fresh, clean copy. Contains several illustrations.

$6.00

The History of the Capitol of Virginia. Being a Succinct Account of the Structure with Notes on Many Striking Events Connected with It

By Wallace, Charles M.

Richmond, Va.: The Dietz Press, 1936. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 16mo. 65 pages. Hardcover bound in brown cloth. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. Contains a few illustrations.

$15.00

The Kite Family History. Fragmentary Records in a New Nation

By Dorius, Merle Kite

N.p.: Privately Published, 2000. Hardcover. Near Fine. 4to. 262 pages. Hardcover bound in grey cloth. Light wear to the cloth. A sound copy with clean text. An ink inscription on the front flyleaf notes that this had belonged to a Family History Center at some point. Contains several illustrations. The contents pertaining to the United States covers Virginia, North Carolina, Georgia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey. No date. Worldcat suggests a date of 2000.

$65.00

G. Dallas Coons Candlestick Collection, Valentine Museum

By Coons; Robert B. Mayo, Valentine Museum Director

Richmond, Virginia: Valentine Museum, 1975. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. Small quarto. Unpaginated. Slim soft cover bound in black wrappers. Light wear to the binding. Prior owner's embossed blind stamp is on the title page. Otherwise sound and clean within. 79 items described, with photos.

$7.50

American Icons: Images of George Washington and Robert E. Lee from the Warner Collection. Published for an Exhibition at Washington and Lee University 11 February 1999- 4 June 1999

By Warner Collection; [nad] John W. Elrod

Lexington, Virginia: Washington and Lee University, 1999. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 60 pages. Soft cover bound in taupe wrappers. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within.

$6.50

Capitol of Virginia: A Landmark of American Architecture

By Kmball, Fiske; Jon Kukla; Martha C. Vick; Sarah Shields Driggs

Richmond: Virginia State Library and Archives, 1989. Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo. 108 pages. Soft cover bound in stapled sepia wrappers. Light to moderate wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. Illustrated, with some illustrations in color.

$8.00

Virginia's Capitol Square, Its Buildings & Its Monuments

By Scott, Mary Wingfield; [and] Louis eF. Catterall

Richmond, Virginia: The Valntine Museum, 1957. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 12mo. 35 pages. Soft cover bound in grey wrappers with color photos on the front and rear covers. The binding shows moderate wear and is foxed. The interior is generally clean; there is a prior owner's signature inside the front cover. Illustrated with black and white photos. Laid in loosely is a 1965 4-page booklet on the Virginia State Capitol, also illustrated with photos.

$20.00

The Making of Virginia Architecture

By Charles E. Brownell; [and] Calder Loth; William M. S. Rasmussen; Richard Guy Wilson

Richmond: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 1992. Soft cover. Near Fine. Quarto. 457 pages, indexed. Soft cover bound in grey, red and green pictorial wrappers. Light wear to the binding. Text is clean. Illustrations throughout. A nice copy.

$10.00

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