From My Highest Hill

By: Dargan, Olive Tilford (Fielding Burke)

Price: $65.00

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Beige cloth with black titles on spine and Wootten photograph of a mountain cabin tipped to front. Book has light general wear and aging, along with flaking of maroon coloring on top foredge. Also, a former owner's personal library stamp on ffep. Square and securely bound. Scarce dust wrapper has edge and corner wear. Chips on corners along with damage at spine ends including loss and tearing at bottom of spine, along with old tape stain where someone tried and unadvisable repair. Jacket is F to G, though still presentable. See scan. ; B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 221 pages; Dargan's reminiscences of life, people and places in the mountains of Western North Carolina. The first edition was published in 1925 as Highland Annals but without the photographs. This Revised Edition includes fifty great photographs by the female North Carolina photographer, Bayard Wootten. Wootten's work has become highly sought after, and adds a special significance to this book.

Title: From My Highest Hill

Author Name: Dargan, Olive Tilford (Fielding Burke)

Illustrator: Illustrated by Bayard Wootten

Categories: North Carolina,

Edition: Revised Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1941

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good-

Seller ID: 13751

Keywords: North Carolina Appalachians Photography