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Personalities of the South

By: N/A

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Raleigh, North Carolina, The American Biographical Institute: 1981

Edition: 11th Edition

Book ID: EC9238BB

ISBN: 0934544042

Condition: Very Good


AP2 - Book has some stains on the page edges, discoloration (browning) and light shelf wear otherwise very good. Blue covered boards with gilt lettering. View more info

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The Hammonds of Redcliffe

By: Bleser, Carol (editor)

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Oxford University Press: 1981

Book ID: SCW10651

ISBN: 0195029208

Condition: Good


CG5 - A tight, clean, sound copy in tan cloth covered boards with metallic red lettering on the spine with minor overall shelf wear with some tape staining on the outside surfaces of the front and back boards and front and back free endpapers from where the dust jacket was taped to the boards plus there are the usual library stamps, label, and pocket on the top and bottom outside paper edges, the title page, and the back free endpaper plus there is some very light soilin... View more info

The Blessed Town: Oxford, Georgia, at the Turn of the Century

By: Buck, Polly Stone

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW13149

ISBN: 0912697385

Condition: Good


BZ2 - A hard cover first edition withdrawn ex-library book in good+ to very good- condition with a dust jacket in very good condition. No additional printings are indicated on the copyright page. A tight, clean, sound copy in black cloth covered boards with light blue lettering on the spine and pictoral line drawn town map endpapers with very minor overall shelf wear with some very, very light fading and tape staining on the front and back boards from where the dust jack... View more info

Taking a Stand: Portraits from the Southern Secession Movement

By: Cisco, Walter Brian

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., White Mane Books: 1998

Book ID: EC6943BB

ISBN: 1572491574

Condition: Good


Q4 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ and book have library markings, DJ has some rubbing, wrinkling on some edges and corners, inside flaps are glued to the fixed endpapers, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has wrinkling on the spine edges, gutter edges, and top corners opposite the spine, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Taking a Stand recounts the personal stories of how five Southerners came to their own individual decision... View more info

Northernizing the South

By: Current, Richard N.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Athens, Georgia, USA, University of Georgia Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW11880

ISBN: 0820306665

Condition: Good


BC5 - A tight, clean, sound copy with very minor overall shelf wear with the usual library stamps and labels on the front and back free endpapers, the copyright page, and the back fixed endpaper plus the library stamp on the copyright page has been heavily marked out with black marker that has bled onto the title page. The dust jacket shows minor overall shelf wear with a clear plastic lamination applied plus there is a library label on the spine. This is number twenty-s... View more info

Southwestern Historical Quarterly April, 1977

By: Frantz, Joe B. And Choate, Julian Ernest

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Austin, The Texas State Historical Association: 1977

Book ID: MC381BB

Condition: Very Good


B5 - Southwestern Historical Quarterly April, 1977. Cover has light shelfwear. Spine tanned and has some water stains. Top edge tanned and bottom edge lightly soiled. Text is clean, unmarked.VOL. LXXX NO.4 View more info

A Southern Album: Recollections of Some People and Places and Times Gone By

By: Glusker, Irwin (Edited by); Morris, Willie (Narrative by)

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Birmingham, Alabama, Oxmoor House, Inc.: 1975

Book ID: EC7378BB

ISBN: 0891040587

Condition: Good


O5 - Book has peeling and wrinkling on the cover corners and some edges and sides, crease on the front lower right corner, some wrinkling and crease on the spine, previous owner's inscription written on the top right corner of the half title page, some stains, moderate discoloration, and normal shelf wear otherwise good. View more info

Never Ask Permission: Elisabeth Scott Bocock of Richmond A Memoir

By: Hitz, Mary Buford

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, Virginia, University Press of Virginia: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: SW876BB

ISBN: 0813919932

Condition: Very Good


CO6 - A first edition hardcover book signed and dated by the author in near fine condition that has light discoloration and lightly soiled on the back left corners in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected and has one inch taped tear on the front top, soiled on the back left corners, wrinkling on some edges, and light shelf wear. A memoir of a Richmond, Virginia woman from one of the prominent families of the city. This memoir is notable for its portrayal of Richm... View more info

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The Way It Was in the South

By: Hornung, Clarence P.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Smithmark Publishers, Inc.: 1992

Book ID: AT 60

ISBN: 0831793589

Condition: Very Good


A1 - A hardcover book in near fine condition in a very good dust jacket. Dust jacket is mylar protected. Dust jacket has light wrinkling on the edges, small line scratch on the back top right corner, a few light residue on the lower front, light discoloration and shelf wear. Book has light shelf. This book presents a revealing portrait of life in the Old South in the words and pictures of people who were there. The prose of distinguished writers and historical figures a... View more info

Power in the Blood: Land, Memory, and a Southern Family

By: Mays, John Bentley

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: 1037

ISBN: 0060182695

Condition: Very Good


AR2 - DJ is mylar protected. Book has remainder mark on the bottom and some wear on the bottom edges otherwise very good. "John Bently mays gives us a new view of the South, unbiased by the old view. It's as if he read everything written about the South and forgot it, or dismissed it all as cliche. "Power in the Blood is a memoir of quivering beauty and truth." ... View more info

Power in the Blood: Land, Memory, and a Southern Family

By: Mays, John Bentley

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC1686BB

ISBN: 0060182695

Condition: Very Good


I4 - DJ has light shelf wear otherwise fine. Book has a black line mark on the bottom and light shelf wear otherwise fine. John Bently Mays left his ancestral region because, like many members of his generation, he believed a larger, more interesting life awaited him beyond the American South. The... View more info

Power in the Blood: Land, Memory, and a Southern Family

By: Mays, John Bentley

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC4243BB

ISBN: 0060182695

Condition: Very Good


AO2 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has some light residue on the front top right corner and light shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has black line mark on the bottom, light discoloration on the page edges and light shelf wear otherwise very good. Book is signed by the author on the title page. Gilt lettering on the spine. Power in the Blood is about memory and recollection, and about the land that defines the blood and soul of a family over time. View more info

Power in the Blood: Land, Memory and a Southern Family

By: Mays, John Bentley

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., HarperCollins Publishers: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW09127

ISBN: 0060182695

Condition: Very Good


BD6 - A tight, clean, sound copy in white paper covered boards quarter bound in blue paper with gold lettering and a graphic on the spine and a blind stamped graphic on the front board with minor overall shelf wear with light bumps to the top right board corners. The dust jacket is in very good condition with very minor overall shelf wear mainly in the form of some very light creasing a the extreme top right corners plus there is some very, very light edge wear along the... View more info

Mississippi Memories: Classic American Cooking from the Heartland to the Mississippi Bayou

By: Rick Rodgers and The Delta Queen Steamboat Company

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Hearst Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC23163BB

ISBN: 0688127991

Condition: Very Good


BP6 - A first edition hardcover book in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket and book have some scuffing on the top, light discoloration and shelf wear. This book recaptures the sumptuous traditions of riverboat hospitality with more than 100 classic American recipes. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Mississippi Memories: Classic American Cooking from the Heartland to the Mississippi Bayou

By: Rick Rodgers and The Delta Queen Steamboat Company

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Hearst Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC23164BB

ISBN: 0688127991

Condition: Very Good


BP6 - A first edition hardcover book in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket and book have light discoloration and shelf wear. This book recaptures the sumptuous traditions of riverboat hospitality with more than 100 classic American recipes. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Mississippi Memories: Classic American Cooking from the Heartland to the Mississippi Bayou

By: Rodgers, Rick and The Delta Queen Steamboat Company, Inc.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Hearst Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC5149BB

ISBN: 0688127991

Condition: Very Good


F6 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has less than an inch peeling on the barcode at the back bottom, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has wrinkling on the spine edges and light shelf wear otherwise very good. This book recaptures the sumptuous traditions of riverboat hospitality with more than 100 classic American recipes. View more info

Mississippi Memories

By: Rodgers, Rick; Delta Queen Steamboat Company Staff

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Hearst Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: at185

ISBN: 0688127991

Condition: Very Good


X4 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has some discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Classic American cooking from the heartland of the Louisiana Bayou. This book recaptures the sumptuous traditions of riverboat hospitality with more than 100 classic American recipes. View more info

New Times in the Old South: Or Why Scarlett's in Therapy and Tara's Going Condo

By: Schwartz, Maryln

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Harmony Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC4578BB

ISBN: 0517595532

Condition: Very Good


AP4 - DJ has price clipped, some light wrinkling and chipping on some edges, and light discoloration otherwise very good. Book has some glue residue on the bottom of the front loose end paper and light discoloration otherwise very good. This book is a delightful, witty and often outrageously funny look at everything from second wives (a group that's marching through the South like Sherman to the sea) to ten ways to tell if you're new money in the Old South. View more info

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Change in the Contemporary South

By: Sindler, Allan P. (editor)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Durham, N. C., Duke University Press: 1964

Edition: 2nd Printing

Book ID: MD383AA

Condition: Very Good


F5 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has price clipped, couple of half-inch tears with crease on the front top and back bottom right, some wrinkling, chipping, crease and tear on the edges, some wear on the sides, and light shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has foxing on the page edges, very light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Change in the Contemporary South is the outgrowth of a conference held by the Department of Political Science of Duke University ... View more info

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When We Were Colored

By: Taulbert, Clifton L.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Penguin Books: 1995

Book ID: SCW01230

ISBN: 0140244778

Condition: Very Good


BI3 - A trade paperback book in very good+ condition. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with only very minor overall shelf wear. Originally published as "Once Upon a Time When We Were Colored" and the basis for the movie of the same name. A evocative story of life in the segregateed South. The author looks back at his "colored" childhood where, undaunted by the segregation, his aunts, uncles, cousing, neighbors and friends were loving, di... View more info