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The Bomb Volume XXV Class of 1909 Virginia Military Institute (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Lynchburg, VA, J. P. Bell: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023501

Condition: Good -


Brown cloth with gold lettering and design, much of the spine is worn off, 201pp., with a large section of ads, illustrated (some color), 1911 Class listing includes Leonard Gerow (later General and US leader at Omaha Beach and the Battle of the Bulge in WWII. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Wigwam 1935 (William and Mary College) First Edition

By: Betty Rex, Editor

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Student Body: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030935

Condition: Very Good


Annual yearbook of William and Mary College. Silver cloth with cloth illustrated label on front cover. Typical signatures and notes throughout. Photos. Textured gloss end papers. 55pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Saint-Galy Tiles of Williamsburg; A Narrative History of Early Virginia and the Restoration of Colonial Williamsburg

By: Burke Davis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, W. H. Brady: 1974

Seller ID: 006719

Condition: Fine


Nice Copy. No writing in the book - not even an owners name. Limited to 1000 copies. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Williamsburg: Decorating with Style: The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

By: Catherine Calvert; Jeff McNamara [Photographer]; Tricia Foley [Contributor];

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Clarkson Potter: 1998

Seller ID: 038225

ISBN: 0609600494

Condition: Near Fine


One of the delights of a visit to Colonial Williamsburg, the restored colonial capital of Virginia, is discovering the great treasury of design to be found in its historic buildings. Every room of every authentically appointed home, shop, and tavern offers inspiration for today's home decorators. Now a selection of these exciting interiors (many of them completely repainted and refurnished according to the latest archaeological information on colonial life), along with contemporary interpretations by best-selling decorating author Tricia Foley, is collected here in the first book devoted exclu... View more info

Centralogue of the Senior Class Central Catholic High School, Wheeling, W. Va. 1925 (First Edition)

By: Central Catholic High School Wheeling, WV

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Wheeling, WV, Senior Class Central Catholic High School, Wheeling, W. Va.: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036234

Condition: Very Good


Annual Yearbook for 1925. Full leather. Frontispiece (3 inch corner piece missing but without any textual loss). Illustrated. 128pp., with ads. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Chronicles of the Scotch-Irish Settlement in Virginia: Extracted from the Original Court Records of Augusta County, 1745-1800 (3 volumes) From the Library of Morton H. Smith

By: Chalkley, Lyman

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Genealogical Publishing: Various

Seller ID: 041926

ISBN: 0806300698

Condition: Very Good -


3 volumes complete. One page (301-2) in volume 2 has a marginal tear with some textual loss). Blue cloth (volume 3 is non-matching). Volumes 1 and 2 are 1980; volume 3 is 1989. An excellent reading set. Full refund if not satisfied.Monumental work consists of court records pertaining to the Scotch-Irish pioneers who first breached the mountain barrier sealing off the Atlantic seaboard from the country west of the Blue Ridge. In 1738, when Augusta County, Virginia was erected, its domain extended from the Alleghenies to the Mississippi River, and from the northern part of Tennessee to the ... View more info

Heads of Families at the First Census of the United States taken in the Year 1790, Virginia (Records of the State Enumerations: 1782 to 1785) From the library of Morton H. Smith

By: Department of Commerce and Labor / Bureau of the Census

Price: $20.00

Publisher: South Carolina, The Reprint Company: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 058065

ISBN: 0871523493

Condition: Near Fine


A reprint of the first Virginian census taken in 1790.Beige paper cover. 189 pp. Some light staining on fore edge. One red mark on a page inside. Near fine condition. This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith and is a copy with no underlining or notes (neither does it contain his signature). View more info

Rockbridge County, Virginia: An Informal History (From the Library of Morton H. Smith) First Edition

By: Edmund Pendleton Tompkins, M.D.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Richmond, VA, Whittet & Shepperson: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041981

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition in original glassine wrap in very good condition. Illustrated. 187pp. Folding illustration (minor creases). Full refund if not satisfied.This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith but does not have his personal library marking. This from Wikipedia: Morton Howison Smith (December 11, 1923 to November 12, 2017) was an American Presbyterian minister. He was the first Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church in America, serving from 1973 to 1988, and also served as its Moderator in 2000. Smith had degrees from the University of Michigan, Columbia Theological Sem... View more info

The 1940 CALYX (Washington and Lee University) FIRST EDITION

By: Edward Emerson Brown, Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Benson Printing: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025209

Condition: Very Good -


Ivory embossed cloth, no writing in the book, 207pp., College Annual of Washington and Lee, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Valentine Museum: Eleventh and Clay Streets, Richmond, Virginia

By: Edward Virginius Valentine, President

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Richmond, VA, The Valentine Museum:

Seller ID: 033731

Condition: Good


A collection of rare books, early engravings, original sketches, illuminations, China, Tapestries, Casts from ancient, Renaissance and Modern Marbles and Bronzes, an extensive exhibit of archaeological objects, especially of the Aborigines of Virginia and North Carolina. Paperback (oblong). Original paper wraps. Front hinge has 2 inch tear. Front cover sunned. Page 1 worn with some words hard to read. Illustrated. 96pp. Minor dampstained pages. Rare. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Northern Virginia Heritage: A Pictorial Compilation of the Historic Sites and Homes in the Counties of Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun, Fauquier, Prince William and Stafford, and the Cities of Alexandria and Fredericksburg

By: Eleanor Lee Templeman and Nan Netherton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Arlington, Virginia, Self-published: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 058719

Condition: Very Good +


Pictorial cloth cover. 202 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. End-pages slightly aged, and contain note from previous owner. Binding is tight, covers and spine overall intact. No foxing in this copy. Text body is clean and free from underlining, highlighting, or notes. Dust jacket is slightly worn at edges, but otherwise a nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Steadfast Faith: The Proving Years: A History of Bathel Baptist Church 1840-1990 (First Edition)

By: Elizabeth Page Smith

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Richmond, VA, Fine Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027934

Condition: Fine


Red cloth with gold lettering. No writing in the book. Illustrated. 174pp. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Guide to Genealogical Resources in Virginia (From the library of Morton H. Smith)

By: Elizabeth White Gregory, Compiler

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Virginia, The Colonial Dames in Virginia: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 058299

Condition: Very Good


A book filled with samples of the resources available in Virginia concerning that states genealogical records. Yellow paper covers with black multi-ring binding. Irregular pagination. Covers are a bit stained in places. Overall solid. This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith but does not have his personal library marking (neither does it contain his signature). Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Children of Bladensfield (First Edition)

By: Evelyn Ward; Peter Matthiessen [Introduction]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027473

ISBN: 0670216615

Condition: Near Fine


Two toned cloth with gold lettering. Illustrated. No writing in the book. Frontispiece. 141pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Loudoun County: 250 Years of Towns and Villages (Images of America: Virginia)

By: Fishback, Mary; Thomas Balch Library Commission

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 1999

Seller ID: 042754

ISBN: 0738500607

Condition: Like New


Pictorial paperback. Illustrated. 127pp. Full refund if not satisfied.Loudoun County, one of Virginia's most charming areas, is truly a picturesque region, balanced with sweeping pastoral landscapes along the Potomac and many lovely small towns and villages. Over the past several hundred years, this county has enjoyed an ethnic-rich past, meaning that many diverse cultures the American Indian, European, and African's have called this place home. These different civilizations have left an indelible mark on Loudoun County's character and architectural appearance, from traditional churches and... View more info

The Bomb of 1933 (Virginia Military Institute) First Edition

By: Frank Johnson McCarthy, Jr., Editor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Lexington, VA, Virginia Military Institute: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035030

Condition: Very Good


Annual Yearbook of the Virginia Military Institute, Lexington. VA. Full leather. Gold gilt design and lettering. Illustrated. Colored title page. Not paginated. Illustrated end-papers. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Spring Valley (First Edition)

By: Frazier Clyde Bedsaul

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Radford, VA, Commonwealth Press Inc: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034040

Condition: Very Good +


Gray cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover. Dust jacket is not price clipped. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. There is no other writing in the book. Illustrated. viii, 280pp. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Bomb (Virginia Military Institute) 1928

By: Frederick Barkus, Editor

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Virginia Military Institute: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035028

Condition: Very Good


The 44th volume of The Bomb. Annual Yearbook for 1928 for the Virginia Military Institute. Brown illustrated cloth. Illustrated end-papers. Corners and boards edges just a bit worn. 312pp. A few signatures throughout. Color frontispiece. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Some Memories: a Little Monograph Part II

By: Glasgow, Joseph A.

Price: $25.00

Edition: First Ediition

Seller ID: 004315

Condition: Near Fine


Apparently published in the 1930's. Only 17 pages. On the inside of the front cover it says "To the lawyers and clerks of the eighteenth judicial circuit; My fellow workers in the administration of Justice." The first anecdote is about Judge William McLaughlin and the unveiling ceremony of the statue of Robert E. Lee at Washington and Lee University on June 28, 1883. This particular little booklet might not have had very wide publication. I got it from the estate of William Howe, Hendersonville NC lawyer who had married a Glasgow. View more info

The 1944 Kaleidoscope (Yearbook) From the library of Morton H. Smith

By: Hampden-Sydney College

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Virginia, Self-Published: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 058305

Condition: Very Good


A 1944 yearbook of Hampden-Sydney College. Hard-stock pictorial paper covers with black multi-ring binder. No pagination. Binder is very tight. Stains and rubbing to the covers. No foxing in this copy. This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith and is a clean copy with no underlining or notes (neither does it contain his signature). Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Now Let the Gospel Trumpet Blow: A History of New Monmouth Presbyterian Church 1746-1980 (From the Library of Morton H. Smith) Signed First Edition

By: I. Taylor Sanders, II

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lexington, VA, The News Gazette: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 042837

Condition: Very Good +


Signed First Edition. Red cloth. Pictorial cover. Illustrated. Frontispiece. 192pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith and has his underlining and noes. This is from Wikipedia: Morton Howison Smith (December 11, 1923 to November 12, 2017) was an American Presbyterian minister. He was the first Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church in America, serving from 1973 to 1988, and also served as its Moderator in 2000. Smith had degrees from the University of Michigan, Columbia Theological Seminary and the Free University of Amster... View more info

A History of Virginia from its Discovery Till the Year 1781. With Biogrpahical Sketches of all the most distinguished characters that occur in the Colonia, Revolutionary, or Subsequent Period of Our History. To which is added, Sketch of the History of the Church in VIrginia (First Edition)

By: J. W. Campbell

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. W. Campbell: 1813

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021054

Condition: Very Good


Full tree calf leather, original red leather label, one inch piece of leather missing at middle of spine and rear cover, exterior hinges worn, moderate foxing throughout, last few pages damp-stained at top, 310pp., no writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. A nice copy of a rare book. View more info

Snickersville: The Biography of a Village (First Edition)

By: Jean Herron Smith

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Miamisburg, OH, Miamisburg News: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042755

Condition: Very Good


First Edition. Paperback. Illustrated cover. Stapled booklet. x, 107pp. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Some Watkins Families of Virginia and Their Kin: Abbott, Anderson, Bass, Clay, Cox, Farrar, Hancock, Hundley, Montague, Moseley, Randolph, Walthall, Wooldridge (From the Library of Morton H. Smith) First Edition

By: John Hale Stutesman

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Gateway Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 042071

Condition: Very Good


First Edition. Gift inscription on free end paper reads, "Gift of the author" Denim cloth. Illustrated. Illustrated end papers (colored maps). Library stamps on title page and a few pages. ix, 588pp., index. This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith and has his underlining and noes. This is from Wikipedia: Morton Howison Smith (December 11, 1923 to November 12, 2017) was an American Presbyterian minister. He was the first Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church in America, serving from 1973 to 1988, and also served as its Moderator in 2000. Smith had degrees fro... View more info

John Kobler's Dream; A History of the Fredericksburg United Methodist Church 1802-1975 (First Edition)

By: John Janney Johnson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fredericksburg, VA, Self-published: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by author

Seller ID: 009255

Condition: Fine


Author's inscription on front free end paper. There is no other writing in the book. Frontispiece. Red cloth with gold gilt lettering and design on spine and front cover. Solid copy. Illustrated. 178pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Roentgen Rays 1916 (First Edition)

By: Junior Class of Roanoke College

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Charlotte, NC, The Junior Class of Roanoke College: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034506

Condition: Good


Annual Year Book for 1916 of Roanoke College in Salem, Virginia. Burgundy leather with gold lettering and design on front cover. Edges of covers tattered and worn. Previous owner's name "J. B. Miller" embossed on front cover. Decorated end-papers. Some color illustrations. No writing in the book. Good overall condition. Not paginated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

New Providence Church 1746-1996: a History; Raphine Virginia (From the Library of Morton H. Smith) First Edition

By: Katharine L. Brown

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Raphine, VA, Self-published: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042838

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition. Red cloth. Pictorial cover. Illustrated. Frontispiece. xx, 2252pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith but does not have his personal library marking. This from Wikipedia: Morton Howison Smith (December 11, 1923 to November 12, 2017) was an American Presbyterian minister. He was the first Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church in America, serving from 1973 to 1988, and also served as its Moderator in 2000. Smith had degrees from the University of Michigan, Columbia Theological Seminary and the Free Universit... View more info

Randolph-Macon Academy: A Proud Heritage, A Promising Future (Signed First Edition)

By: Knight, Eunice Karnes

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Huntington, WV, Aegina Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 018535

ISBN: 1560024984

Condition: Fine


Author's gift inscription on front free end-paper. Author's signature on title page. There is no other writing in the book. Black cloth with gold lettering and design on spine and front cover. Illustrated. 429pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Virginia: The Old Dominion (From the Library of Morton H. Smith)

By: Matthew Page Andrews

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City / New York, Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc.: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 059105

Condition: Very Good -


Orange cloth cover with gold lettering on the spine. Navy slip underneath gilt lettering. Burgundy top stain. Illustrated. 664 pp. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is sunned. Covers also have stains in places. Small dampstaining throughout top and bottom of text body, but text is still legible. Edges dampstained. This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith and is a clean copy with no underlining or notes (neither does it contain his signature). Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The History of Appomattox, Virginia. Also World War II-I and Spanish American War Service Record

By: Nathaniel Ragland Featherston

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Appomattox, VA, American Legion Post 104: 1995

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 018236

Condition: Very Good


Clean and unmarked. Some pages have creasing of corners toward the back of the book. Bound in blue buckram with gilt lettering to front board. Some page corners a bit crushed (otherwise as new). Illustrated. 440pp., with advertising. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

William Preston and the Allegheny Patriots (From the Library of Morton H. Smith) Signed

By: Patricia Givens Johnson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Blacksburg, VA, Walpa Publishing: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 041741

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by the author on title page. Red cloth. Illustrated. xiii, 318pp., index. Dust jacket is price-clipped. Full refund if not satisfied. This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith but does not have his personal library marking. This from Wikipedia: Morton Howison Smith (December 11, 1923 to November 12, 2017) was an American Presbyterian minister. He was the first Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church in America, serving from 1973 to 1988, and also served as its Moderator in 2000. Smith had degrees from the University of Michigan, Columbia Theological Seminary and ... View more info

James Patton and the Appalachian Colonists (From the Library of Morton H. Smith)

By: Patricia Givens Johnson

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Pulaski, VA, Edmunds Printing: 1983

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 041745

Condition: Very Good +


Green cloth with white lettering. Illustrated. vi, 246pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith but does not have his personal library marking. This from Wikipedia: Morton Howison Smith (December 11, 1923 to November 12, 2017) was an American Presbyterian minister. He was the first Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church in America, serving from 1973 to 1988, and also served as its Moderator in 2000. Smith had degrees from the University of Michigan, Columbia Theological Seminary and the Free University of Amsterdam. He taught at... View more info

Timesaving Aid to Virginia - West Virginia Ancestors (Volume 1 only) From the Library of Morton H. Smith

By: Patrick G. Wardell

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Athens, GA, Iberian Publishing Company: 1989

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 058971

Condition: Very Good +


"A quick and easy guide to birth, marriage, and death information in publications concerning county history, churches, and the families of residents of Virginia and West Virginia." Volume one only. Beige pictorial paper cover. 185. Solid book. Front cover has a few spots. Spine (as well as small part of covers near spine) sunned. This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith and is a clean copy with no underlining or notes (neither does it contain his signature). Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Sabre: Randolph-Macon Academy, Bedford, VA (First Edition)

By: Randoph-Macon Academy

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lynchburg, VA, J. P. Bell Printers: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023882

Condition: Fair


Full black leather, gold lettering and design on front cover, one page of advertisements at rear is missing, not paginated, no writing in the book, 130pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Virginia Lives: The Old Dominion Who's Who (From the Library of Morton H. Smith)

By: Richard Lee Morton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hopkinsville, Kentucky, Historical Record Association: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 059662

Condition: Good+


Burgundy leather cover with gold-like metal engraving on the front. Glossy pages. Illustrated with photographs. 1120pp. Covers are stained. Spine is heavily cocked. Good only. This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith and is a clean copy with no underlining or notes (neither does it contain his signature). Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

History of the Presbytery of Winchester (Synod of Virginia) It's rise and growth, ecclesiastical relations, institutions and agencies, churches and ministers, 1719-1945, Based on Official Documents (From the Library of Morton H. Smith) First Edition

By: Robert Bell Woodworth

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Staunton, VA, The McClure Printing Co: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041994

Condition: Very Good


Blue paneled cloth. Silver lettering. Spine slightly stained. Frontispiece. x, 521pp., index. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied.This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith but does not have his personal library marking. This from Wikipedia: Morton Howison Smith (December 11, 1923 to November 12, 2017) was an American Presbyterian minister. He was the first Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church in America, serving from 1973 to 1988, and also served as its Moderator in 2000. Smith had degrees from the University of Michigan, Columbia Theological Seminary and the... View more info

A Defence of Virginia...From the Library of Morton H. Smith

By: Robert L. Dabney

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harrisonburg, VA, Sprinkle: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 040407

Condition: Very Good +


This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith. This from Wikipedia: Morton Howison Smith (December 11, 1923 to November 12, 2017) was an American Presbyterian minister. He was the first Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church in America, serving from 1973 to 1988, and also served as its Moderator in 2000. Smith had degrees from the University of Michigan, Columbia Theological Seminary and the Free University of Amsterdam. He taught at Belhaven College and Reformed Theological Seminary before becoming Stated Clerk of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in America. Smi... View more info

A Brief & True Report Concerning Williamsburg in Virginia (Facsimile Reprint)

By: Rutherfoord Goodwin

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Williamsburg, VA, Colonial Williamsburg: 1941

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 033389

Condition: Very Good +


This book copies the feel of early printing, employing the same type-fonts and design used by printers in Williamsburg two hundred years earlier. A history of Williamsburg from its founding. Paper covered boards with paper labels on spine and front cover. Portrait frontispiece.Folding Maps. Facsimile reprint of the Fourth and Abridged Edition published in 1641. xii, 141pp., index. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A History of the Valley of Virginia (From the Library of Morton H. Smith)

By: Samuel Kercheval

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Harrisonburg, VA, C. J. Carrier Company: 1986

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 041925

Condition: Very Good +


Green cloth with gold lettering. 405pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied.This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith but does not have his personal library marking. This from Wikipedia: Morton Howison Smith (December 11, 1923 to November 12, 2017) was an American Presbyterian minister. He was the first Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church in America, serving from 1973 to 1988, and also served as its Moderator in 2000. Smith had degrees from the University of Michigan, Columbia Theological Seminary and the Free University of Amsterdam. He taught at Belhaven College an... View more info

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The Roots of Southern Distinctiveness: Tobacco and Society in Danville, Virginia, 1780-1865 (First Edition)

By: Siegel, Frederick F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill and London, The University of North Carolina Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033240

ISBN: 0807817279

Condition: Like New


Using Danville, Virginia, which was dominated by planter-entrepreneurs and tobacco, as an example, Siegel refutes traditional arguments that the South's retarded development was caused by the Civil War. Comparing Danville and it surrounding county with a similar county in Virginia, a successful wheat and dairy county, he demonstrates that the Danville region's monocultures, products of the South's peculiar climate and soils, were responsible for its economic underdevelopment. Rust cloth with black spine lettering. As new condition. 205pp., index. Textured end papers. Solid copy. Full ref... View more info

The Inlook 1963 (Stuart Hall) First Edition

By: Stuart Hall

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Staunton, VA, by the students of Stuart Hall: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028939

Condition: Very Good +


Red illustrated cloth with white lettering and design on front cover. Illustrated. Pictorial end papers. Previous owner "Chamin Walker" on front cover in white lettering. Usual notes and signatures. 96pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Inlook 1961 (Sturat Hall, Staunton, VA) FIRST EDITION

By: Stuart Hall

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Staunton, VA, McClure Company: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029494

Condition: Very Good


The 1961 Yearbook of Stuart Hall, Staunton, VA. Only one page with writing. Illustrated end papers. Black and white illustrations. 100pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Inlook Nineteen Hundred and Sixty (Stuart Hall, Staunton, VA) FIRST EDITION

By: Stuart Hall

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Staunton, VA, McClure Company: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029495

Condition: Very Good +


Rare. The 1961 Yearbook of Stuart Hall, Staunton, VA. Usual notes and writing. Black cloth with silver design and lettering on front cover. Pictorial end papers. Black and white illustrations. 80pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Calyx 1929 (First Edition)

By: Students of Washington and Lee University

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lexington, VA, Students of Washington and Lee University: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032797

Condition: Very Good


Annual Yearbook of Washington and Lee University for the Class of 1929. Illustrated cover. Previous owner's name written on front illustrated end-paper. There is no other writing in the book. 349pp., index., with a large advertising section at rear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Calyx 1912 (Volume 18) First Edition

By: Students of Washington and Lee University

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Lynchburg, J. P. Bell Co: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035288

Condition: Very Good


Annual Yearbook of Washington and Lee University for 1912. Brown suede blind-stamped leather. Color frontispiece. Illustrated (some in color). No writing in the book. Solid copy. Textured end-papers. 266; 32pp College Life section; 10pp Bank-Bum Fie section; with large Advertising section. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Sullins College 1993 Alumnae (Alumni) Directory

By: Sullins College

Price: $15.00

Publisher: White Plains, NY, Bernard C. Harris: 1998

Seller ID: 035737

Condition: Like New


Sullins College was a former Methodist, female, junior college in Bristol, Virginia, United States, founded about 1868 and named for David Sullins, a Methodist minister. It ceased operations after the class of 1976 graduated. Near fine copy. No writing in the book. Solid copy. xvi, 128pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Carolina Heritage Reprint of A Breife and True Report of the New Found Land of Virginia(Reproduced in Facsimile from the First Edition of 1588)

By: Thomas Hariot; Luther S.Livingston, Introduction

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Murfreesboro, NC, Johnson Publishing Company: 1969

Edition: Facsimile, Reprint

Seller ID: 058956

Condition: Very Good +


Gray cloth cover with title printed on the front cover. Illustrated. Frontispiece. No pagination. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Spine and covers are slightly sunned and stained in places. End-papers have glue bleed-through and residue stains. Rest of the book's text body is free from stains or foxing. This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith and is a clean copy with no underlining or notes (neither does it contain his signature). Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Land of Decision (From the Library of Morton H. Smith) First Edition

By: W. H. T. Squires

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Portsmouth, VA, Printcraft Press: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 041748

Condition: Very Good


Limited First Edition #239 of the first printing. Illustrated. Frontispiece with tissue guard. 402pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied.This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith but does not have his personal library marking. This from Wikipedia: Morton Howison Smith (December 11, 1923 to November 12, 2017) was an American Presbyterian minister. He was the first Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church in America, serving from 1973 to 1988, and also served as its Moderator in 2000. Smith had degrees from the University of Michigan, Columbia Theological Seminary and the... View more info

59 Monticola (West Virginia University)

By: West Virginia University

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Morgantown, WV, Self-published: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040833

Condition: Very Good


Annual Yearbook of West Virginia University for 1959. Illustrated. No writing in the book. In 1959, West Virginia went to the finals of March Madness led by Jerry West. They lost in the final, but Jerry West was named MVP of the tournament. Pictures of West are in the Basketball section of this annual. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Mountain Home (First Edition)

By: Whitlock, Rosemary

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charelston and Orlando, Professional Research Pub. Co: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034026

ISBN: 0931807107

Condition: Near Fine


This book is the author's much requested sequel to MAKIN' DO, her first autobiographical accounts of the Clarks on Virginia. Paperback. 242pp. Illustrated. Previous owner's name written on half title page. There is no other writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info