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Champ Ferguson: Confederate Guerilla

by SENSING, THOMAS

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1942
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Nashville, Tennessee: Vanderbilt University Press, 1942. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine in original cloth and very good pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.5 x 9.25 in. xi + [i], 256 pp. With black & white photographic frontispiece of Champ, and black & white map of "Champ Ferguson's Country" Inscribed by Thomas Sensing in year of publication on front free… Read more
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Louisiana: Crossroads of the Atlantic World

by VIDAL, CÉCILE

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Published
2014
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Fine in original green cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.
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First Edition, First Printing
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Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original green cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 in. vi, 278 + [1] pp.
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image of Fleur de Lys and Calumet; Being the Pénicaut Narrative of French Adventure in Louisiana

Fleur de Lys and Calumet; Being the Pénicaut Narrative of French Adventure in Louisiana

by MCWILLIAMS, RICHEBOURG GAILLARD

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Published
1953
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Near fine in original cloth and very good dust jacket, lightly chipped.
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First Edition
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Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1953. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine in original cloth and very good dust jacket, lightly chipped.. Octavo. 5.875 x 8.5 in. xvii + [vii], 281 + [3] pp. Georgia State Archaeologist Lewis Larson's copy, with his previous ownership signature and stamp to front free endpaper, and with his business card laid in.… Read more
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Snowbird Cherokees; People of Persistence

by NEELY, SHARLOTTE

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Published
1991
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First Edition, First Printing
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Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1991. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 in. x + [ii], 178 pp. Georgia state archaeologist Lewis Larson's copy, with his previous ownership stamp to front free endpaper.
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The History of South Carolina, from Its First European Discovery to its Erection into a Republic: with a Supplementary Chronicle of Events to the Present Time

by SIMMS, WILLIAM GILMORE

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Published
1842
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Text moderately toned, front board professionally reattached. A good, serviceable copy.
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Second Edition
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Charleston: S. Babcock, 1842. Second Edition. Hardcover. Text moderately toned, front board professionally reattached. A good, serviceable copy.. Octavo. 4.625 x 7.375 in. [ii], 345 pp. + adverts. for school books. Howes S-470.
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History of Francestown, N.H. from its Earliest Settlement April, 1758 to January 1, 1891 with a Brief Genealogical Record of all the Francestown Families

by COCHRANE, W.R. and GEORGE K. WOOD

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Published
1895
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Near fine. Nicely rebound in forest green buckram.
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First Edition
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Nashua, N.H.: James H. Barker, 1895. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine. Nicely rebound in forest green buckram.. Thick octavo. 6.75 x 9.25 in. v + [iii], 1016 pp. + index. Illustrated with numerous black & white photographic plates, with folding maps, and with a frontispiece engraving with tissue guard. Published by the town of Francestown, N.H.
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Leo Strauss, the Straussians, and the American Regime

by DEUTSCH, KENNETH L. and JOHN A. MURLEY

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Published
1999
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Fine. Without dust jacket, as issued.
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First American Edition
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(Lanham, MD): Rowman and Littlefield, 1999. First American Edition. Hardcover. Fine. Without dust jacket, as issued.. Octavo. 6.125 x 9.25 in. xv + [i], 451 pp. Photographic frontis. of Strauss.
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Fort Center: An Archaeological Site in the Lake Okeechobee Basin

by SEARS, WILLIAM H.

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Published
1982
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Fine in original cloth and near fine pictorial dust jacket, with tiny tear.
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First Edition
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Gainesville: University Presses of Florida, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in original cloth and near fine pictorial dust jacket, with tiny tear.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 in. xi + [i], 212 pp. With numerous black & white illustrations. Georgia state archaeologist Lewis Larson's copy, with his previous ownership stamp to front free endpaper.
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image of Flowers for the King; The Expedition of Ruiz and Pavon and the Flora of Peru

Flowers for the King; The Expedition of Ruiz and Pavon and the Flora of Peru

by STEELE, ARTHUR ROBERT

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Published
1964
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First Edition
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Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine in original cloth and near fine pictorial dust jacket, price-clipped.. Large octavo. 6.5 x 9.5 in. xv + [i], 378 pp. Scarce in dust jacket.
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Sixteenth Century North America

by SAUER, CARL ORTWIN

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Published
1971
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First Edition
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in original pictorial cloth and very good price-clipped pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6 x 9.125 in. xii, 319 pp. With several black & white illustrations, including maps. Georgia state archaeologist Lewis Larson's copy, with his ownership signature to front free endpaper.
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Francis Drake & San Francisco Bay: The Beginning of the British Empire

by POWER, ROBERT H.

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Published
1974
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Near fine in original saddle-stitched french-folded wrappers.
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First Edition
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Davis: University of California, 1974. First Edition. Paperback. Near fine in original saddle-stitched french-folded wrappers.. Thin octavo. 6 x 9 in. vii + [i], 28 + [2] pp. With several black & white illustrations, including maps. Title page, and several drop caps and vignettes, printed in blue. One of 1800 copies.
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The Hernando de Soto Expedition: History, Historiography, and "Discovery" in the Southeast

by GALLOWAY, PATRICIA, Editor

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Published
1997
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Fine in original black cloth and fine dust jacket.
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First Edition
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Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in original black cloth and fine dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 in. xvi, 457 pp. Georgia archaeologist Lewis Larson's copy, with his ownership stamp to front free endpaper.
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Indians of Central and South Florida 1513-1763

by HANN, JOHN H.

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Published
2003
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Fine in original orange cloth-backed boards and fine pictorial dust jacket
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Gainsville: University Press of Florida, 2003. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original orange cloth-backed boards and fine pictorial dust jacket. Octavo. xiv, 252, [6] pp. Illustrated with five in text maps. Published as part of Ripley P. Bullen Series Florida Museum of Natural History.
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The Mind of the South

by CASH, W.J.

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Published
1941
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Very good in original cloth. Lacking the dust jacket.
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First Edition
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1941. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good in original cloth. Lacking the dust jacket.. Octavo. 6 x 8.75 in. xi + [i], 429 + [1] + xv + [iii] pp. Howard Kester's copy with his ownership signature on the front free endpaper and with some of his annotations early in the text. Kester was… Read more
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image of Early History of Georgia, Embracing the Embassy of Sir Alexander Cuming to the Country of the Cherokees, in the Year 1730

Early History of Georgia, Embracing the Embassy of Sir Alexander Cuming to the Country of the Cherokees, in the Year 1730

by DRAKE, SAMUEL G.

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Published
1872
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Good copy in edgeworn printed wrappers.
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First Edition
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Boston: David Clapp & Son, 1872. First Edition. Paperback. Good copy in edgeworn printed wrappers.. Large, thin octavo. 7 x 9.5 in. A paper read before the New-England Historic, Genealogical Society, February, 1872. Signed, "Sam A. Drake / From his father" on upper cover. Scarce.
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Black Liberation on Cumberland Island in 1815

by BULLARD, MARY R.

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Published
1983
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Very good in original printed wrappers. Moderate ding to bottom edge; previous ownership signature to title page.
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First Edition
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(Savannah, GA): Mary R. Bullard / Georgia Historical Society, 1983. First Edition. Paperback. Very good in original printed wrappers. Moderate ding to bottom edge; previous ownership signature to title page.. Octavo. 6 x 9 in. ix + 141 pp. Profusely illustrated with black & white reproductions. Prospectus/order form laid in.
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image of Partisan Campaigns of Colonel Lawrence M. Allen, Commanding the 64th Regiment, North Carolina State Troops, During the Late Civil War

Partisan Campaigns of Colonel Lawrence M. Allen, Commanding the 64th Regiment, North Carolina State Troops, During the Late Civil War

by GASTON, A.P.

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Published
1901
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Very good in original staplebound wrappers.
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First Edition
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Clyde, NC: Skyland Printing Company, 1901. First Edition. Paperback. Very good in original staplebound wrappers.. Thin octavo. 5.75 x 8.625 in. 23 pp. Thornton 4746. Not in Broadfoot. Rare. Library holdings appear to be only on microfilm.
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image of Speech of M.P. Gentry, of Tenn., on the Admission of California, Delivered in the House of Representatives, U.S., Monday, June 10, 1850

Speech of M.P. Gentry, of Tenn., on the Admission of California, Delivered in the House of Representatives, U.S., Monday, June 10, 1850

by GENTRY, M[EREDITH] P[OINDEXTER]

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Published
1850
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Very good in original string-tied wrappers.
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First Edition
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Washington DC: Gideon & Co, 1850. First Edition. Paperback. Very good in original string-tied wrappers.. Octavo. 5.75 x 9 in. 15 pp. Amherst County Virginia politician Paulus Powell's copy.
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image of The Pepper-Hearst Expedition; A Preliminary Report on the Exploration of Ancient Key-Dweller Remains on the Gulf Coast of Florida

The Pepper-Hearst Expedition; A Preliminary Report on the Exploration of Ancient Key-Dweller Remains on the Gulf Coast of Florida

by CUSHING, FRANK HAMILTON

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Published
1897
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First Edition
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Philadelphia: MacCalla & Company, 1897. First Edition. Paperback. Very good in original printed wrappers.. Octavo. 5.875 x 9.125 in. 120 pp. Illustrated with ten plates, including reproductions of black & white photographs, charts and figures. Eminent archaeologist and ethnologist Matthew Stirling's copy, with his ownership signature on first page.
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Bearing the Cross; Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference

by GARROW, DAVID J.

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Published
1986
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Near fine in original quarter-cloth and very good dust jacket. A few unnecessary internal mends to verso of jacket.
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First Edition, First Printing
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New York: William Morrow, 1986. First Edition, First Printing. Near fine in original quarter-cloth and very good dust jacket. A few unnecessary internal mends to verso of jacket.. Octavo. 6.5 x 9.375 in. 800 pp. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in Biography. Signed by David Garrow on title page. Uncommon signed.
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