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America: Her Grandeur and Her Beauty:  Chattanooga, Lookout Mountain, Missionary Ridge
1 America: Her Grandeur and Her Beauty: Chattanooga, Lookout Mountain, Missionary Ridge
Chicago Union Book and Publishing Company N.D. Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Fore-edges of front cover chipped. 
Circa 1900. Pictorial brown stapled wraps. Part Twenty-Two of this subscription only pictorial survey of the United States. Measures 34 x 29 cm. Each page contains a description and photograph or two of the landscape around the city of Chattanooga, including Civil War landmarks, Point Lookout, Upper Lulu Falls, Missionary Ridge, Old John Ross House, Moccasin Bend, Chickamauga Battlefield and other scenic spots. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 16 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Forgotten Frontier
2 The Forgotten Frontier
Haff-Daugherty Graphics 1996 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
The Forgotten Frontier, a collection of nine photo cards (and envelopes) of historic Miami photographs selected by historian Arva Moore Parks and printed by Haff-Daugherty Graphics to commemorate the City of Miami centennial in 1996. Housed in a folding cardboard sleeve. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Allan's Lone Star Ballads:  A Collection of Southern Patriotic Songs, Made During Confederate Times, Allan, Francis D.
3 Allan, Francis D. Allan's Lone Star Ballads: A Collection of Southern Patriotic Songs, Made During Confederate Times
NY Burt Franklin 1970 0833700405 / 9780833700407 Reprint Hardcover Very Good 
Facsimile reprint of this 1874 title. Burt Franklin: Research & Source Works Series 578 and American Classics in History & Social Science 153. Green cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. Index. Includes lyrics for such titles as: Southrons! Hear Your Country Call You! , Stonewall Jackson's Way, Run Yanks, or Die, The Texas Ranger, and many others. ; 200 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Virginia Viceroy: Their Majesties' Governor General  Francis Howard, Baron Howard of Effingham, Billings, Warren M.
4 Billings, Warren M. Virginia Viceroy: Their Majesties' Governor General Francis Howard, Baron Howard of Effingham
Fairfax, VA George Mason University Press 1991 0913969281 / 9780913969281 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Remainder mark on page bottoms, heel bumped. 
Burgundy cloth binding with gilt lettering stamped on front boards and spine. Endnotes, index, bibliographical sources. A biography of one of the Virginia Colony's early governors. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 152 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Waccamaw Plantations, Bolick, Julian Stevenson
5 Bolick, Julian Stevenson Waccamaw Plantations
Georgetown, SC Georgetown County Historical Society 1998 Reprint Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Stray pen mark on front jacket panel. Illustrated by Bolick, Julian Stevenson 
Reprint of the title originally published in 1946. Blue cloth binding with titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. xii, 130 pp, index. History and folklore about this area of the South Carolina Low Country, with a focus on the colonial plantations. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Land of High Horizons, Bowman, Elizabeth Skaggs
6 Bowman, Elizabeth Skaggs Land of High Horizons
Kingsport, TN Southern Publishers 1948 Later Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly tattered, else a clean, tight copy. 
Blue cloth binding. Map endpapers. Index. Many photos. A social and natural history of the Smoky Mountain region of the US. Ev; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 212 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Historical Sketches of Colonial Florida, Campbell, Richard L.
7 Campbell, Richard L. Historical Sketches of Colonial Florida
Gainesville, FL University Presses of Florida 1975 0813003709 / 9780813003702 Reprint Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Varnish on boards scratched and sticky. Ev 
A facsimile reprint of this 1892 title, published to commemorate the Bicentennial of the American Revolution. Introduction and index by Pat Dodson. Glazed burgundy boards. Frontispiece photo of Campbell. ; Bicentennial Floridiana Facsimile Series; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 284 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Social Record of Virginia, Caperton, Helena Lefroy (editor)
8 Caperton, Helena Lefroy (editor) The Social Record of Virginia
Richmond, VA Garrett and Massie 1951 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper. Boards rubbed. 
Introduction by the Viscountess Astor. Historical introduction by Rosewell Page. Black cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 246 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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The South As a Conscious Minority: 1798-1861: a Study in Political Thought, Carpenter, Jesse T.
9 Carpenter, Jesse T. The South As a Conscious Minority: 1798-1861: a Study in Political Thought
Gloucester, MA Peter Smith 1963 Reprint Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; A reprint of this 1930 volume. Grey cloth binding. Index, bibliography. Boards lightly worn, else a clean, tight copy. 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 315 pages 
Price: 9.00 USD
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The Devil's Backbone:  The Story of the Natchez Trace, Daniels, Jonathan
10 Daniels, Jonathan The Devil's Backbone: The Story of the Natchez Trace
NY McGraw Hill 1962 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Two small tears at lower edge of rear jacket panel. Illustrated by Dillon, Leo; Dillon, Diane 
Jacket art and illustrations by Leo and Diane Dillon, the two-time Caldecott Award winners. Index, sources. A colorful history of the Natchez Trace, which follows the Mississippi River through Mississippi, Alabama and Tennessee. Library of Congress number 61-18131. Brown cloth binding. ; American Trails; 278 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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To Western Woods:  The Breckinridge Family Moves to Kentucky in 1793, Dicken-Garcia, Hazel
11 Dicken-Garcia, Hazel To Western Woods: The Breckinridge Family Moves to Kentucky in 1793
Rutherford, NJ Associated University Presses 1991 0838633420 / 9780838633427 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Library of Congress duplicate stamp on front free endpaper. 
Black cloth binding. Index, bibliography, notes. ; 250 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Eneas Africanus, Edwards, Harry Stillwell
12 Edwards, Harry Stillwell Eneas Africanus
Macon, GA Eneas Africanus Press 1954 Reprint Softcover Good with no dust jacket; Covers soiled and creased. 
A "faithful Negro" servant Eneas hides his "Marse's" valuables with the Union Army approaching and then travels on an eight-year odyssey to reconnect with him. Light blue wraps. ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 47 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Virginia House:  A Home for Three Hundred Years, Faulconer, Anne M.
13 Faulconer, Anne M. The Virginia House: A Home for Three Hundred Years
Atglen, PA Schiffer Publishing 2001 0764305980 / 9780764305986 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers lightly scuffed. 
Many color photos and building plans. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Virginia:   A New Look at the Old Dominion, Fishwick, Marshall W.
14 Fishwick, Marshall W. Virginia: A New Look at the Old Dominion
NY Harper and Brothers 1959 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Corners bumped, jacket rubbed. 
Orange cloth binding. Index, bibliography, illustrations. Map endpapers. Ev; Regions of America; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 305 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Ghosts of the Confederacy:  Defeat, the Lost Cause, and the Emergence of the New South, 1865 to 1913, Foster, Gaines M.
15 Foster, Gaines M. Ghosts of the Confederacy: Defeat, the Lost Cause, and the Emergence of the New South, 1865 to 1913
NY Oxford University Press 1987 0195042131 / 9780195042139 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner address label and writing on front pastedown. 
Index, bibliography, notes, illustrations. "Through an examination of memoirs, personal papers, monument unveilings, and veterans' reunions, Ghosts of the Confederacy shows how white southerners adjusted to and interpreted their defeat. It examines the trauma and legacy of defeat, particularly a persistent defensiveness over questions of honor and manhood." ; 306 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Kentucky Arbor and Bird Day, 1914-1915, Gilbert, Mrs. V. O.
16 Gilbert, Mrs. V. O. Kentucky Arbor and Bird Day, 1914-1915
Frankfort, KY The State Journal Company [1914] Hardcover Good with no dust jacket; Covers soiled. 
Burgundy cloth with Art Nouveau illustration by Jessie Cox of trees stamped in gilt on front cover. Photos, 8 tipped-in color plates of birds and apple blossoms. Folding map of ideal tree planting scheme for municipal building. A compendium of ideas for schools, parents and municipalities to celebrate Arbor and Bird Day. ; 149 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Bull-Hunchers:  A Saga of the Three and a Half Centuries of Harvesting the Forest Crops of the Tidewater Low Country, Hanlon, Howard A.
17 Hanlon, Howard A. The Bull-Hunchers: A Saga of the Three and a Half Centuries of Harvesting the Forest Crops of the Tidewater Low Country
Parson, WV McClain Printing Company 1970 0870120425 / 9780870120428 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper and dedication pages, jacket lightly tattered. 
Green cloth binding. Map endpapers. Many photos. History and anecdotes of the timber industry in Tidewater Virginia, South Carolina and North Carolina. ; 352 pages 
Price: 70.00 USD
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Virginia Cemeteries:   A Guide to Resources, Hogg, Anne M. ; Tosh, Dennis A.
18 Hogg, Anne M. ; Tosh, Dennis A. Virginia Cemeteries: A Guide to Resources
Charlottesville, VA University of Virginia 1986 0813910919 / 9780813910918 First Edition Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A list of documents available from various sources about Virginia cemeteries listed alphabetically by county, geographic index, cemetery index. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 311 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Byrnes Downs, Jacobs, Donna F.
19 Jacobs, Donna F. Byrnes Downs
Charleston, SC Arcadia Publishing 2008 0738554308 / 9780738554303 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers scuffed. 
History of the World War II-era housing community in the West Ashley area of Charleston, South Carolina. Many vintage photos. ; Images of America; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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The Season:  Inside Palm Beach and America's Richest Society, Kessler, Ronald
20 Kessler, Ronald The Season: Inside Palm Beach and America's Richest Society
NY Harpercollins 1999 0060193913 / 9780060193911 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Many pages of color photos. Index. ; 326 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
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