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Janey Jeems

By: Harris, Bernice Kelly

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York City, Doubleday: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5514

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to corners, edges and spine, , age-toning on endpapers rom DJ, interior very lightly yellowed, for edges toned. DJ has several chips, especially on spine, which is sunned. Not price clipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 306 pages; Novel set in North Carolina. View more info

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The Daughter of the Blood

By: Hawes, Herbert Bouldin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, The Four Seas Company: 1930

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10281

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Red cloth with bright gilt titles. Very light edge and corner wear. Some interior toning. Book is square and securely bound. Jacket has some edge and corner wear and minor loss at extremities. Still bright and attractive. ; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 427 pages; Novel about Virginia Dare and the Roanoke Colony. Author was a native of Lynchburg VA. View more info

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History of North Carolina with Maps and Illustrations : Volume I

By: Hawks, Francis L.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Fayetteville, E. J. Hale and Son: 1857

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13381

Condition: Good


Quarterbound leather with green marblized paper and gilt titles on spine. Seven raised bands on spine. Edge corner and surface wear, but volume is still square with a secure binding. Some glue (? ) residue on blank endpapers in front -- more like heavy toning. Missing large foldout map. Other maps and illustrations present. Solid copy except for missing map. ; Maps and B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 254 pages; This volume covers the early exploration of Nor... View more info

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History of North Carolina with Maps and Illustrations : Volume I

By: Hawks, Francis L.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Fayetteville, E. J. Hale and Son: 1857

Edition: 2nd Edition, Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 13382

Condition: Good+


Quarterbound leather with red and green marblized paper and gilt titles on spine. Seven raised bands on spine. Wake Forest Library sticker on front pastedown but no other library markings. Edge corner and surface wear, but volume is still square with a secure binding. Missing large foldout map. Other maps and illustrations present. Solid copy except for missing map. ; Maps and B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 254 pages; This volume covers the early exploratio... View more info

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Mountain Rise Nature's Year in the Southern Appalachians

By: Hoffman, Walter W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Self-Published: 1949

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 9148

Condition: Very Good


Light blue-green wrapps with black titles and small rectangular drawing of trees. Lightly toned around edges with mild edge and corner wear. Gift inscription in ink on back side of front wrap. Interior bright; binding square and secure. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 34 pages; Interesting and well-done booklet tracing the course of the natural world on a small home/farm in the mountains of Western North Carolina. View more info

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Memoirs of William and Nathan Hunt Taken Chiefly from Their Journals and Letters

By: Hunt, William and Nathan Hunt

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Uriah Hunt & Son: 1858

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10222

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Brown cloth with faded gilt lettering on spine. Light edge wear with bumped corners and some damage to spine head and heel. Square with a secure binding . Overall a very good and solid copy. Some interior toning. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 159, 160 pages; Two volumes, published as one. Memoirs of both father, William, and son, Nathan, Quaker ministers in central North Carolina (Greensboro area) who travelled extensively as itinerent ministers. The memoir were put toge... View more info

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Sketches of Western North Carolina, Historical and Biographical Illustrating Principally the Revolutionary Period of Mecklenburg, Rowan, Lincoln and Adjoining Counties, Accompanied with Miscellaneous Information, Much of it Never before Published

By: Hunter, C. L.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Raleigh NC, The Raleigh News Steam Job Press: 1877

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13654

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


This copy is a former libray copy that has been professionally restored. The covers are original but there is a new spine with the remains of the original laid down. The higes have been repaired and strengthened. The original covers are sunned along the edges, There are a few traces from the library, and the bottom inch of the title page has been torn away. The interior pages have expected age-toning. The book is square and quite attractive. ; Erratta page in back. ; 8vo... View more info

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Back Home and Other Poems

By: Jarrett, R. F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Asheville NC, The Inland Press: 1911

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 7296

Condition: Very Good


Some ege and corner wear and general aging, but overall a remakably solid copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 48 pages; Poetry by R. F. Jarrett , North Carolinian who founded the Jarrett House in Dillsboro which is still operated by his family. Nice bit of North Caroliniana. View more info

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In the Land of Cherokee

By: Jarrett, R. F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dillsboro, NC, R. F. Jarrett: 1936

Seller ID: 7532

Condition: Very Good-


Lightly tanned and soiled, with a stain at the bottom that goes through all the pages, and another at the top on the front only. There is a note in ink at the top, Julie Huguley's song, Morningside School, 11/14/40 ; Sheet Music; Thin 4to 11" - 13" tall; 6 pages; Sheet music for song composed by Robert Frank Jarrett of Dillsboro, NC, where the Jarrett family operated the Jarrett Springs Hotel. Mr. Jarrett was also a writer. There is a list of his works on the back. The ... View more info

Back Home and Other Poems

By: Jarrett, R. F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Asheville NC, The Inland Press: 1911

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15361

Condition: Very Good


Original cord bound pale blue wraps with light edge and corner wear except for loss at bottom of spine edge and slight damage at spine top. Some soiling on wraps including a light bottle ring remnant. Poetry by R. F. Jarrett , North Carolinian who founded the Jarrett House in Dillsboro which is still operated by his family. Nice bit of North Caroliniana. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 48 pages View more info

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The Blue Ridge Parkway

By: Jolley, Harley E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Knoxville, University of Tennessee Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10243

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


Book is square and securely bound with light, general wear and some foxing on front foredge. Jacket has some wear, scuffs and tears. Stil attractive. In mylar. See scan. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 172 pages View more info

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The Parson from the Hills

By: Keyes, Rev. Charles A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Vantage Press: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 11474

Condition: with no dust jacket


Beige cloth over boards with black titles on spine. Book is square and securely bound, but there has been some sort of damp stain at the bottom of spine affecting front and rear covers and, very lightly, the spine gutter on most interior pages. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 103 pages; This autobiography is of particular interest because of a photograph that shows African-Americans praying at one of Rev. Keyes' Brush Arbor services (he was white) in North ... View more info

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The Puzzle of Roanoke The Lost Colony

By: Kimball, Gwen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Duell, Sloan & Pearce: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 10278

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Green cloth with black titles on spine. Light edge wear and corner bumps. A few small stamps inside indicate that this copy may have been purchased as part of some school program -- no library markings or paraphernalia. Book is square and securely bound. Jacket has some edge, corner and surface wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 136 pages View more info

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Geology of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee and North Carolina

By: King, Philip B. , Robert B. Neuman, and Jarvis B. Hadley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington DC, U. S. Government Printing Office: 1968

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13311

Condition: Very Good


Stapled deep blue wraps with white titles and illustration of Great Smokies. Light, general wear and aging with light ding to top right corner. Square and securely bound. Quite attractive. ; Geological Survey Professional Paper 587; Charts, Maps; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 23 pages; Large color map of Smokies in pocket in back. Excellent geologic survet of the Great Smokies with excellent map. View more info

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Sweet River: The Ancestors and Descendants of William Jones Dellinger and Selena Carpenter Dellinger

By: Lauterer, Maggie Palmer

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Asheville, Folk Heritage Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14502

Condition: Very Good+


Pictorial stiff card covers with black and white titles. Some light edge, corner and surface wear. Spine is neither cracked nor creased. Book is square and securely bound. Very close to near fine. Genealogy.; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 116 pages View more info

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North Carolina Manual, 1931

By: London, H. M. (ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Raleigh, North Carolina Historical Commission: 1931

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12997

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Maroon cloth with faded gilt title on spine. Some light edge and corner wear, along with general aging. Former owner's name on front pastedown with some bleedover onto ffep. Book is square and securely bound. ; Publications of the North Carolina Historical Commission; Charts; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 230 pages; Summation of information about North Carolina in 1931. View more info

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Weird Carolinas : Your Travel Guide to North and South Carolina's Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets

By: Manley, Roger

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.: 2007

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14962

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Book and jacket have only very light shelf wear. Another in the Weird US series of books on interesting and unusual places to visit in different states. ; Weird US; Color and B&W Illustrations; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 253 pages View more info

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The Lure of the Great Smokies

By: Mason, Robert L.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin / Riverside: 1927

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10226

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Tan cloth with dark brown titles and decoration. Overall, light general wear with minor bumps on corners. Book is square with a secure binding . Former owner's name, address and date on half-title. Endpapers are maps of Smokies. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages; Justly famous book on Smokies with great photographs. Written at the time the Park was being established. View more info

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Chilhowee : A Legend of the Great Smoky Mountains

By: Maxwell, Henry V.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Knoxville, Knoxville Printing & Box Company: 1910

Edition: 2nd Edition, Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 12291

Condition: Very Good-


Slate wraps with drawing of forest scene with deer. Wraps are tied with original cord. Some edge and corner wear with slight loss at top and bottom of spine. Light interior toning . Small, perforation stamp of "Chicago Historical Society" on title page. No other marks. Signed twice in pencil by former owner. Still square with a secure binding. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 48 pages; Poem about Cherokee Indians in Great Smoky Mountains. The first edition was publi... View more info

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Crash Diet : Stories

By: McCorkle, Jill

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, Algonquin Books: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition Stated; First Printing

Seller ID: 13558

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Both book and jacket have almost no wear. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 253 pages; First book of short stories by McKorkle. View more info