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A Mountain Boy's Life Story

by CRAIN, J. DEAN

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Published
1914
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Good in original pictorial wrappers, previous ownership stamp to upper cover and the front free endpaper.
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First Edition
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Greenville, SC: The Baptist Courier, 1914. First Edition. Paperback. Good in original pictorial wrappers, previous ownership stamp to upper cover and the front free endpaper.. Small octavo. 5.5 x 7.75 in. 65 pp. Occasionally illustrated with black & white reproductions of photographs. Scarce.
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A Record of the Ebbs Family of Western North Carolina

by EBBS, ELOISE BUCKNER

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Published
1930
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Fine. Rebound to style.
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First Edition
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£148.64

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No place: Privately Printed, 1930. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. Rebound to style.. Duodecimo. 5.25 x 7.5 in. Unpaginated. No date, c. 1930. Not in Thornton though another of Ebbs' titles is listed.
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People of the Shoals: Stallings Culture of the Savannah River Valley

by SASSAMAN, KENNETH E.; JERALD T. MILANICH, Foreword

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Published
2006
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Fine in original two-tone cloth-backed boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.
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First Edition
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9780813029450
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Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2006. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in original two-tone cloth-backed boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 in. xxi, 194 pp. Occasionally illustrated with black & white reproductions of photographs and figures. Native Peoples, Cultures, and Places of the Southeastern United States series.
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Northern Money Southern Land: The Lowcountry Sketches of Chlotilde R. Martin

by MARTIN, CHLOTILDE R.; ROBERT B. CUTHBERT and STEPHEN G. HOFFIUS, Editors

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Published
2009
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Fine in original green cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.
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First Edition
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(Columbia): University of South Carolina Press, 2009. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in original green cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Small quarto. 7.25 x 10.25 in. xxv, [3], 274, [1], [1 blank] pp. Illustrated with numerous reproductions of black & white photographs, and some maps.
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John Motley Morehead and the Development of North Carolina, 1796-1866

by KONKLE, BURTON ALVA

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Published
1922
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Near fine in original burgundy cloth, titled in gilt on spine, top edge gilt.
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First Edition
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£55.74

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Philadelphia: William J. Campbell, 1922. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine in original burgundy cloth, titled in gilt on spine, top edge gilt.. Large octavo. 6.5 x 9.75 in. [11], [1 blank], [3], [1 blank], 437, [3 blank] pp. Uncut pages. Illustrated throughout with several black & white plates, tissue guards intact, and with several black & white reproductions… Read more
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The Overmountain Men; Early Tennessee History, 1760-1795

by ALDERMAN, PAT

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Published
1970
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Near fine in original green cloth. Edges spotted. Without dust jacket, as issued.
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First Edition
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Johnson City, Tennessee: The Overmountain Press, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine in original green cloth. Edges spotted. Without dust jacket, as issued.. Small quarto. 7.25 x 10 in. [2], 286 pp. Battle of King's Mountain, Cumberland Decade, State of Franklin, and Southwest Territory. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of black & white photographs, and with illustrations from Bernie… Read more
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image of Documentary History of the American Revolution, Consisting of Letters and Papers Relating to the Contest for Liberty, Chiefly in South Carolina, in 1781 and 1782, from Originals in Possession of the Editor and from Other Sources

Documentary History of the American Revolution, Consisting of Letters and Papers Relating to the Contest for Liberty, Chiefly in South Carolina, in 1781 and 1782, from Originals in Possession of the Editor and from Other Sources

by GIBBES, R[OBERT] W.

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Published
1853
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Very good in original cloth, with new spine titled in gilt. Text browned and foxed.
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First Edition
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£204.38

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Columbia, SC: Banner Steam-Power Press, 1853. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good in original cloth, with new spine titled in gilt. Text browned and foxed.. Octavo. 6.25 x 8.75 in. [2 blank], xv, [1 blank], 288, [2 blank] pp. Dedicated to James Gadsden, Francis Wilkinson Pickens, Wade Hampton, and Andrew Butler. The prolific and verstaile Robert Wilson Gibbes, a… Read more
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Red Shirts Remembered; Southern Brigadiers of the Reconstruction Period

by SHEPPARD, WILLIAM ARTHUR

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Published
1940
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Mild spotting in text, still near fine in original red cloth lettered in black on the upper cover and the spine and in a near fi
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First Edition
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£148.64

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Atlanta: Ruralist Press, 1940. First Edition. Hardcover. Mild spotting in text, still near fine in original red cloth lettered in black on the upper cover and the spine and in a near fine dust jacket.. Octavo. 6 x 9 in. [2], xii, [2], 339, [1 blank] pp. + frontis. Black & white frontispiece portrait of Martin W. Gary… Read more
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The Code of the City of Atlanta Containing the Charter of 1874; and the Amendments Thereto, the Ordinances Adopted by the Mayor and General Council, and an Appendix Containing Water Works Rules and rates, Rules of Order, Etc., Etc.

by NEWMAN, WILLIAM T.

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Published
1879
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Very good in original full calf professionally rebacked with the original backstrap neatly laid down.
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First Edition
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£278.70

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Atlanta: Jas. P. Harrison & Co. State Printers and Publsihers, 1879. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good in original full calf professionally rebacked with the original backstrap neatly laid down.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 in. 256 pp. Scarce, early Atlanta city code.
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The Lady and the Tiger"; An essay in Garden & Gun. Premiere Issue, Spring '07

by CONROY, PAT

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Published
2007
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Mildly rubbed at spinal extremities, otherwise fine in original pictorial wrappers.
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First Edition
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£222.96

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Charleston: Evening Post Publishing Company, 2007. First Edition. Paperback. Mildly rubbed at spinal extremities, otherwise fine in original pictorial wrappers.. Quarto. 9 x 11 in. 128 pp. Illustrated throughout in color. This first issue of Gun & Garden also contains work by Clyde Egerton, Reynolds Price and others. A photograph of Conroy standing barefoot in Mrs. Waley's garden… Read more
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The Merit and Reward of a Good Intention; A Sermon Preached before the Trustees of the Colony of Georgia on March 18, 1742

by BEST, WILLIAM

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Published
1968
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Near fine in original quarter-cloth over marbled paper, with printed paper title label affixed to upper cover, and fine printed
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First Thus
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£33.44

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Darien, Georgia: Ashantilly Press, 1968. First Thus. Hardcover. Near fine in original quarter-cloth over marbled paper, with printed paper title label affixed to upper cover, and fine printed dust jacket.. Tall octavo. 6.5 x 10 in. xxv + [i], 32 + [2] pp. A facsimile reprint of the 1742 London edition, edited with an introduction by Phinizy Spalding.… Read more
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Champ Ferguson: Confederate Guerilla

by SENSING, THOMAS

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Published
1942
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Near fine in original cloth and very good pictorial dust jacket.
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First Edition
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£130.06

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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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image of Benjamin Hawkins's Journeys through Oconee County, South Carolina, in 1796 and 1797.; Edited by Margaret Mills Seaborn

Benjamin Hawkins's Journeys through Oconee County, South Carolina, in 1796 and 1797.; Edited by Margaret Mills Seaborn

by HAWKINS, BENJAMIN

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Published
1973
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Fine in original maroon cloth lettered in gilt on the upper cover.
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First Edition, First Printing
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(Walhalla: Oconee County Library, 1973. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original maroon cloth lettered in gilt on the upper cover.. Thin octavo. 6.25 x 9 in. vi + 34 pp. Illustrated with black and white reproductions of photographs, maps. A beautiful copy of this scarce and interesting book.
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image of Biographical Sketch of Perry Duncan Gilreath, July 9, 1836 to January 28, 1912; High Sheriff Greenville County South Carolina 1876-1900

Biographical Sketch of Perry Duncan Gilreath, July 9, 1836 to January 28, 1912; High Sheriff Greenville County South Carolina 1876-1900

by GILREATH, JOHN H.

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Published
1968
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1968 Christmas inscription, else fine in original cloth, titles in gilt, and very good pictorial dust jacket.
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First Edition
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£92.90

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John H. Gilreath, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. 1968 Christmas inscription, else fine in original cloth, titles in gilt, and very good pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 in. xii, 90 pp. Illustrated with several reproductions of black & white photographs. Very scarce.
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Wild Roses

by HEYWARD, JANIE SCREVEN

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Published
1905
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Very good in the publisher's green decorated binding signed with the initial "G".
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First Edition, First Printing
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£222.96

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New York and Washington: The Neale Publishing Company, 1905. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good in the publisher's green decorated binding signed with the initial "G".. Duodecimo. 5 x 7.25 inches. 56 pp. Jane S. Heyward was Dubose Heyward's mother. This is her scarce first book and is nicely inscribed on the front free endpaper: "To my… 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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£26.01

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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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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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£55.74

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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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Fine in original cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.
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First Edition, First Printing
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£66.89

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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
Condition
Text moderately toned, front board professionally reattached. A good, serviceable copy.
Edition
Second Edition
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£334.44

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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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Marriages of Early Edgecombe County North Carolina, 1733-1868

by WILLIAMS, RUTH SMITH and MARGARETTE GLENN GRIFFIN

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Published
1958
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Spine lettering dull, otherwise near fine in original cloth.
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First Edition
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£111.48

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Rocky Mount, NC: Dixie Letter Service, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. Spine lettering dull, otherwise near fine in original cloth.. Octavo. 6.5 x 9.25 in. xv, 320 pp. Signed by both authors on title page. Scarce.
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