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image of A Huguenot Exile in Virginia; or Voyages of a Frenchman exiled for his Religion with a description of Virginia & Maryland. From the Hague Edition of 1687

A Huguenot Exile in Virginia; or Voyages of a Frenchman exiled for his Religion with a description of Virginia & Maryland. From the Hague Edition of 1687

by Introduction & notes by Gilbert Chinard. Author's personal name unknown but from the "noble stock" of "the Durand of Dauphine'

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Published
1934
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New York: The Press of the Pioneers, Inc, 1934. Hardcover. 189p., eight illustrations from period sources, small first edition hardbound in very nice shape. Textured blue cloth boards gilt-titled and ruled, doublespread endpaper maps, no ownership or any other marks; top and tail rims have lost a fractional amount of color and are slightly crimped - the only signs… Read more
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image of The Italian Presence in Colonial Virginia

The Italian Presence in Colonial Virginia

by Weaver, Glenn

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Published
1988
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9780934733052
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New York: Center for Migration Studies, 1988. Paperback. v, 88p., softbound in 9x6 inch decorated wraps; cover lettering in pink ink has faded considerably (spine title nearly illegible), else item is entirely sound, clean and unmarked.
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image of Governor's Land: Archaelogy of Early Seventheenth-Century Virginia Settlements

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Charlottesville, VA: Published for the Department of Historic Resources by the University Press of Virginia, 1990. Paperback. xvii, 204p., wraps, 8.5x11 inches, illus., pen notatons on title page and table of contents else very good condition.
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£13.35
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Complete Control #7, June 2000

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2000
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Richmond, VA: Self-published by the author, 2000. [48]p., stapled wraps, 7x8.5 inches, old price sticker on rear wrap else very good photocopied zine. Most of the issue devoted to the 1998 occupation of Monroe Park.
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Questions and Answers [handbill]

by Virginians for the Study of Marijuana Laws, Inc

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Published
1972
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Richmond, VA: Virginians for the Study of Marijuana Laws, 1972. 8.5x14 inch handbill, horizontal fold. Outlines the goals of the organization, which advocated revision of existing bans on marijuana use.
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image of Nebraska - the state we were in! Life in a government residence hall as seen by a group who lived through it

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Arlington, VA: Arlington Farms, 1945. 46p., staplebound booklet, rear cover has an edge abrasion affecting several adjacent pages, otherwise mild handling. Not found in OCLC as of April 2021. Cartoon book depicting life at Nebraska Hall in Arlington Farms, a wartime dormitory for women workers.
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£44.50
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The American Dream of Captain John Smith

by Lemay, J.A. Leo

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Published
1991
ISBN
9780813913216
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Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1991. Hardcover. ix, 287p., illustrated with scattered period images and a modern line map; hardbound, the first edition in 9x6 inch beige cloth boards titled candyapple red and enclosed in the pictorial dust jacket. A fine, as-brand-new copy, entirely sound, clean and unmarked.
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Did Pocahontas Save Captain John Smith

by Lemay, J.A. Leo

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Published
1992
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9780820314617
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Athens: The University of Georgia Press, 1992. Hardcover. xx, 144p., illustrated with two period portraits and the familiar prep-for-execution scene; hardbound, the first edition in 9x5.5 inch cinnamon cloth boards titled white and enclosed in the pictorial dust jacket. A fine bright as-new copy, entirely sound, clean and unmarked.
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image of A briefe and true report of the new found land of Virginia. The 1590 Theodor de Bry Latin Edition - Facsimile edition accompanied by the modernized English text

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Charlottesville: Published for the Library at the Mariners' Museum by the University of Virginia Press, 2007. Paperback. xv, 189p., a high-end art book, the softbound issue in massive 12x9 inch decorated wraps, a fine as-new copy: entirely sound, clean and unmarked. The "facsimile" runs from p.81 to 187 with a plethora of fullpage color plates reproduced beautifully, while… Read more
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image of A True Relation of the State of Virginia lefte by Sir Thomas Dale Knight in May last 1616 / by John Rolfe / Set forth with an Introduction and Notes by a group of Virginia Librarians / Printed from the Original Manuscript in the Private Library of Henry C. Taylor, Esq

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New Haven: Printed for H.C.T. by C.P.R. at the Printing- Office of the Yale University Press, 1951. Hardcover. 41p., printed texts plus a 10x6.5 inch physical facsimile of the closely-written manuscript bound in without stubbing (but not a problem). Large slender hardbound in 12.2x8.5 inch brick-red cloth boards under a spine-titled tan cloth backstrip, one of a run of… Read more
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£22.25
image of John Pory, 1572-1636: The Life and Letters of a Man of Many Parts [with] Letters and other Minor Writings Microfiche Supplement

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Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1977. Hardcover. xviii, 187p., cloth-covered boards, 5.75x8.75 inches, illus., very good condition in a worn dj with a sunned spine panel. Supplement consists of 6 sheets of michrofiche in an envelope pasted to the rear paste-down endpaper. Pory was an English geographer and explorer who served as secretary to the… Read more
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image of Living the dream, a documentary study of Twin Oaks Community. Forword by Hazel Henderson

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Norwood, PA: Norwood Editions, 1983. Hardcover. xviii, 359p., first edition, very good condition. Communal societies and utopian studies book series, vol. 1.
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Complete Control #7, June 2000

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2000
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Richmond, VA: Self-published by the author, 2000. [48]p., stapled wraps, 7 x 8.5 inches, very good photocopied zine. Most of the issue devoted to the 1998 occupation of Monroe Park.
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image of The Better Days Collective: Aims-Principles-Struggles

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Richmond, VA: The Better Days Collective, 2002. Pamphlet. [20]p., stapled wraps, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, wraps lightly worn, sticker on rear wrap else good photocopied zine.
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Frederick Episcopal Parish Christ Church [program]

by [Somers, Jeffrey Charles]

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Published
1994
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Winchester, VA: The Church, 1994. Four-panel program folded to 5.5x8.5 inches, liturgy for Christian burial, schedule, staff, Psalm 121, toning to edges and horizontal fold crease otherwise good. Program for the service remembering Somers who apparently died from AIDS.
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image of China has a ten thousand mile spiritual wall  中國之無形萬里長城 introduction by Dr. J. R. Saunders

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Norfolk, VA: the author, 1947. 82p. + 49p. text in Chinese, illus., fourth printing, mildly worn paperback. Address of a pie shop penciled on back cover. The author was the minister at the Norfolk, VA Chinese Baptist Church.
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Each Man in His Darkness

by Green, Julian, translated from the French by Anne Green, with an introduction by Giovanni Lucera

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Published
1990
ISBN
9780704300644
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£11.12

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London: Quartet, 1990. Paperback. ix, 347p., introduction, very good first trade paperback English language edition thus in pictorial brown wraps. The British first edition is Young 1577* Quartet Encounters series. Originally published in the US by Harcourt in 1967. Victorian Gothic style novel set in Virginia.
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Little Soul and the ocean

by Green-Carr, Etna E.A.

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n.d.
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Richmond, VA: Self-published by the author, n.d.. 49 leaves, 8.5x11 inches, copyshop binding with plastic somb spine, very good. The African-American author's fable of a soul's cosmic exploration is told a sentence or two at a time, each page illustrated with a work of art from some famous or less-famous source.
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Park, Boc-kyoo; Wednesday 24, March - Tuesday 6, April 1993

by Park, Boc-kyoo

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Published
1993
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Old Towne Alexandria VA: Gallerie Michele, 1993. Paperback. Unpaginated, about fifty pages of which a third are texts in Korean and English plus a lengthy vita.; the remainder taken up with color reproductions of Mr Park's notions of modernism and a fullpage b&w photoportrait of the artist. Softbound, 11.5x8.5 inch white wraps with minimalist titling, faint smudgings to both… Read more
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[Five items related to conservative Presbyterian resistance to social reform]

by Hill, William E.; G. Aiken Taylor; W. Jack Williamson

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Published
1973
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Hopewell, VA, etc., 1973. Mimeographed cover letter by Hill discussing the plight of Presbyterians loyal to the doctrine "as it was before the liberals started to tamper with it," asking in particular for attention to the case of the Tabb Street Presbyterian Church in Petersberg. Included with the letter are a leaflet with photocopied articles about the Tabb Street… Read more
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