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Five Years in the Alleghanies, (Cross, Jonathan)
1 (Cross, Jonathan) Five Years in the Alleghanies
New York American Tract Society 1863 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Good+ 
Brown cloth with light blindstamping on front. Titles and decoration in gilt on spine. Edge and corner wear with boards showing at corners. Light damage at top and bottom of spine. Still square and securely bound. Tissue guard after frontispiece in tact. Interior toning though not affecting readability of text. ; B&W Drawing Frontispiece; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 206 pages; This copy does not list the author but he was Jonathan Cross, an evangelist who served the mountaineers of West Virginia before the Civil War. The book is heavy on religion but does give a picture of antebellum life in the mountains -- not Gone with the Wind. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Uncommon Vernacular: The Early Houses of Jefferson County, West Virginia 1735-1835, Allen, John C., Jr.
2 Allen, John C., Jr. Uncommon Vernacular: The Early Houses of Jefferson County, West Virginia 1735-1835
Morgantown West Virginia University Press 2011 1933202874 / 9781933202877 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket Illustrated by Walter Smalling, Jr. and Andrew Lewis 
Book and jacket are as new. Oversized book with beautiful photography and serious discussion of earlt houses in West Virginia. Oversized volume will require extra postage. First Edition. First Printing. ; Photography and Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 367 pages 
Price: 75.00 USD
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