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The Blue Ridge  (Author Signed), Bake, William A.
1 Bake, William A. The Blue Ridge (Author Signed)
Studio 1977 0670175153 / 9780670175154 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed bookplate. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. May have prior owners bookplate. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. ; A Studio book; 20 x 20 x 20 Inches; 112 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 19.97 USD
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The Dismal Swamp Canal, Brown, Alexander Crosby
2 Brown, Alexander Crosby The Dismal Swamp Canal
Chesapeake, VA Norfolk County Historical Society of Chesapeake, Virginia 1970 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Black wraps. (paperback) Cover worn. Author inscribed. Old newspaper clippings regarding author in taped to inside cover. Rare author signed copy. Fully indexed. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Illustrations; 234 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 24.97 USD
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Early Woodstock  Facts and photographs, Clower, Joseph B
3 Clower, Joseph B Early Woodstock Facts and photographs
Woodstock Museum of Shenandoah County 1996 First Edition; Various Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed on title page. Book looks new. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book.History by text and photographs of Woodstock, Va. Rare.; 108 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 94.97 USD
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4 Culley, J. m. & Yes H.R.M. T-A AND JACKIE
Norfolk, VA Jacqueline McKay Culley 1990 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Author Signed by Author
Black cover with gold lettering. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. According to newspaper clipping in book there were only 244 copies made. All were handmade by author. Inscribed by author. H.R.M. stands for Hugh Rawlett McKay, Scarce.; Author Signed; Photocopy of Photos, drawings; 307 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 79.97 USD
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5 Early, R. H By-ways of Virginia history; A Jamestown memorial, embracing a sketch of Pocahontas,
Richmond, VA Everett Waddey Co 1907 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
illustrations A Jamestown Memorial embracing a sketch of Pocahontas. Inscribed by M. C. Early to Eugene C. Tillerman. complete index and appendix. We provide delivery tracking on US orders.; ; Signed by Notable Personage, Related 
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THOMAS NELSON OF YORKTOWN  Revolutionary Virginian, Evans, Emory
6 Evans, Emory THOMAS NELSON OF YORKTOWN Revolutionary Virginian
Williamsburg, VA Colonial Williamsburg Found 1975 First Edition; Various Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed bookplate. Nelson was a third generation member of a mercantile family whos founder had arrived in Virginia in 1705, Within fifty years the Nelsons of Yourtown had become- by virtue of business acumen, political energy, and marriages into the planter aristocracy-- one of the colony's wealthiest and most powerful families. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Rare. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book.; Signed by Author 
Price: 42.97 USD
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THE HISTORY OF THE REFORMED CHURCH IN VIRGINIA 1714-1940, Garrison, Rev. J. Silor, D.D.
7 Garrison, Rev. J. Silor, D.D. THE HISTORY OF THE REFORMED CHURCH IN VIRGINIA 1714-1940
The Clay Printing Company 1948 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Black cover with gold lettering. Wear to extremities. Contents clean. Inscribed and signed on Title page by author. Rare. ; Author Signed; Signed by Author 
Price: 59.97 USD
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SOME MEMORIES  THE CHRISTMAS STORIES OF A VIRGINIA CIRCUIT JUDGE, Glasgow, Joseph A.
8 Glasgow, Joseph A. SOME MEMORIES THE CHRISTMAS STORIES OF A VIRGINIA CIRCUIT JUDGE
McClure Company 1935 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by author. Rare. Dust has chips and soiling. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. ; Photos; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; Signed by Author 
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Folk Housing in Middle Virginia  A Structural Analysis of Historic Artifacts, Glassie, Henry H.
9 Glassie, Henry H. Folk Housing in Middle Virginia A Structural Analysis of Historic Artifacts
Univ of Tennessee Pr 1975 0870491733 / 9780870491733 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket Illustrated by Author Signed by Author
Author signed bookplate with hand drawing by author. An analysis of 18th Century vernacular houses of Middle Virginia. Dust has tears and two sections missing from top edge. (See Scan) Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Rare if not unique.; Illustrations; 1.1 x 10.2 x 7.9 Inches; 231 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 39.97 USD
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10 Gray, Louise Eubank Reflections: Windows on the Past (Author Signed)
Lawrenceville, VA Brunswick Publishing Corporation 1995 1556181469 / 9781556181467 First Edition; Various Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Rare signed copy. Dust in brodart mylar protective cover! We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 8vo; 178 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 14.97 USD
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11 Gwathmey, John H. Justice John, Tales from the Courtroom of the Virginia Judge (Author Signed)
Richmond VA The Dietz Printing Co 1934 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
By Lucy Payne Pinder # 902 of 1000 copies printed with Author signature. Some pages uncut. Some discoloration of front board. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 146 pages; ; Signed by Author 
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Where the River Flows Finding Faith in Rockingham County, Virginia 1726-1876  (Author Signed), Hewitt, Rob & George Grattan
12 Hewitt, Rob & George Grattan Where the River Flows Finding Faith in Rockingham County, Virginia 1726-1876 (Author Signed)
Virginia Foundation for the Humanities 2003 0966891953 / 9780966891959 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed. Looks almost new. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 279 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 39.97 USD
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The Virginia Adventure  Roanoke to James Towne: An Archaeological and Historical Odyssey, Hume, Ivor Noel
13 Hume, Ivor Noel The Virginia Adventure Roanoke to James Towne: An Archaeological and Historical Odyssey
Knopf 1994 0394564464 / 9780394564463 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by author on bookplate. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. For thirty-five years, as writer, lecturer, and chief archaeologist at Colonial Williamsburg, Ivor Noel Hume has enlivened for us the material culture of seventeenth- and eighteenth-century America. After his warmly praised book Martin's Hundred, he now turns to the two earliest English outposts in Virginia -- Roanoke and James Towne -- and pieces together revelatory information extrapolated from the shards and postholes of excavations at these sites with contemporary accounts found in journals, letters, and official records of the period. He illuminates narratives that have a mythic status in our early history: the exploits of Sir Walter Ralegh, Captain John Smith, and Powhatan; the life and death of Pocahontas; and the disappearance of the Roanoke colony. He recounts a recent important excavation at Roanoke where he and his colleagues found the work site of a metallurgist named Joachim Gans, whose findings about the mineral wealth of Virginia helped to convince London merchants that America was a worthy risk This is an account of high and low adventure, of noble efforts and base impulses, and of the inevitably tragic interactions between Indians and Europeans, marked by greed, treachery, and commonplace savagery on both sides. The astonishment of this history is that despite bad luck, bad management, and bad blood, the English presence in America persisted and the Virginia settlements survived as the birthplace of a country founded on English law and language.

With clarity, authority, and elegant wit, Noel Hume has enhanced our understanding of the historical forces and principal players behind England's first perilous ventures into the New World, and proved again that he is without a doubt one of the great interpreters of our early colonial past. ; 1.5 x 9.3 x 6.4 Inches; 491 pages; For thirty-five years, as writer, lecturer, and chief archaeologist at Colonial Williamsburg, Ivor Noel Hume has enlivened for us the material culture of seventeenth- and eighteenth-century America. After his warmly praised book Martin's Hundred, he now turns to the two earliest English outposts in Virginia -- Roanoke and James Towne -- and pieces together revelatory information extrapolated from the shards and postholes of excavations at these sites with contemporary accounts found in journals, letters, and official records of the period. He illuminates narratives that have a mythic status in our early history: the exploits of Sir Walter Ralegh, Captain John Smith, and Powhatan; the life and death of Pocahontas; and the disappearance of the Roanoke colony. He recounts a recent important excavation at Roanoke where he and his colleagues found the work site of a metallurgist named Joachim Gans, whose findings about the mineral wealth of Virginia helped to convince London merchants that America was a worthy risk This is an account of high and low adventure, of noble efforts and base impulses, and of the inevitably tragic interactions between Indians and Europeans, marked by greed, treachery, and commonplace savagery on both sides. The astonishment of this history is that despite bad luck, bad management, and bad blood, the English presence in America persisted and the Virginia settlements survived as the birthplace of a country founded on English law and language.

With clarity, authority, and elegant wit, Noel Hume has enhanced our understanding of the historical forces and principal players behind England's first perilous ventures into the New World, and proved again that he is without a doubt one of the great interpreters of our early colonial past.; Signed by Author 
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Lexington Presbyterian Church, 1789-1989, Hunter, Robert F
14 Hunter, Robert F Lexington Presbyterian Church, 1789-1989
Lexington Presbyterian Church 1991 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Red cover with gold lettering. Signed by author on title page. #278 out of 1000. ; 190 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 26.97 USD
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The Valley Road, the Story of Virginia Hot Springs (Author Signed), Ingalls, Fay
15 Ingalls, Fay The Valley Road, the Story of Virginia Hot Springs (Author Signed)
New York, NY The World Publishing Company 1949 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Author. Dust may have chips and/or price clipped. In brodart protective cover. ; Sketches; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 293 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 26.97 USD
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In the neatest manner  The making of the Virginia sampler tradition, Ivey, Kimberly Smith
16 Ivey, Kimberly Smith In the neatest manner The making of the Virginia sampler tradition
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation 1997 0879352027 / 9780879352028 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed bookplate inside. Fully illustrated. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Williamsburg decorative arts series; Photos, illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 117 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 29.97 USD
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17 Jeffers, Jack Appalachian Byways
Jack Jeffers 1984 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Looks new. Signed by author and Photographer Jack Jeffers. ; Signed by Author 
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Kingsmill Plantations, 1619-1800  Archaeology of Country Life in Colonial Virginia, Kelso, William M.
18 Kelso, William M. Kingsmill Plantations, 1619-1800 Archaeology of Country Life in Colonial Virginia
Academic Pr 1984 0124034802 / 9780124034808 First Edition; Various Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed bookplate. Book looks new. In 1971 William Kelso happened almost by chance on an archaeological find that would open a new door on the rural history of colonial Tidewater Virginia. Erosion had revealed a brick well shaft in a cliff on the James River; above this was an earthen fort and, a bit farther downriver, the remains of a plantation manor. These would be the first of many intriguing discoveries to be made in the area known as Kingsmill. Though the land's owners agreed to cooperate with, and even fund, an archaeological study of the area, the excavation schedule would have to keep one step ahead of the work on a major residential development. For centuries, time had stood still in Kingsmill; now the clock was suddenly ticking.

'Kingsmill Plantations,' Kelso's first-hand account of a great feat of rescue archaeology, covers a three-year period and the excavation of 15 separate sites. The various properties dated as far back as 1619 -- placing them among the earliest of American settlements -- and continued up through the 18th century. Because the division of labor on the Kingsmill plantations was typical of the era, the settlement could provide an invaluable microcosmic view of colonial Virginia. Meticulous study of the structures and their surroundings -- including faunal analyses and inventories of entire households -- allowed Kelso and his colleagues to construct a remarkably detailed picture of life in Kingsmill over the course of nearly 200 years.

At once scholarly and highly readable, 'Kingsmill Plantations' speaks to both expert and amateur. An extensive collection of illustrations -- including maps, diagrams, and contemporary and archival photographs -- makes the narrative especially vivid. ; Studies in Historical Archaeology; 0.75 x 9.75 x 8 Inches; 236 pages; Signed by Author 
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Archaeology at Monticello  (Author Signed), Kelso, William M.; Deetz, James
19 Kelso, William M.; Deetz, James Archaeology at Monticello (Author Signed)
The University of North Carolina Press 1997 1882886054 / 9781882886050 First Edition Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed bookplate. In telling the story of Thomas Jefferson, the grounds at Monticello, and the many people, enslaved and free, who worked on the plantation, William Kelso's landmark work augments the written record of life there. Archeological excavations show that many of Jefferson's idealized projects were realized in very different form. In particular, the book contains significant new information about Mulberry Row, a line of workshops and dwellings where most of the plantation's industries were located. The wealth of material objects that Kelso's team unearthed form a fascinating and palpable link to the past. ; Monticello Monograph Series; 0.5 x 10 x 6.9 Inches; 136 pages; Signed by Author 
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The history of Eastern Shore Chapel and Lynnhaven Parish, 1642-1969, Kyle, Louisa Venable
20 Kyle, Louisa Venable The history of Eastern Shore Chapel and Lynnhaven Parish, 1642-1969
Printed by Teagle & Little 1969 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed on title page. This is number 649 of 1000 of the first edition of this book. ; Photographs; 121 pages; Signed by Author 
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