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1 "White Sulphur Springs Postal Mark".
White Sulphur Springs? 1828? 
(1" circular, red ink) as found on rear e.p. of two-vol. (as one) copy of Shakespeare Works, 1828. The rear e.p. of Vol. I has stenciled in red "W. S. Springs." The Shakespeare is bound in really nice mottled calf, w/wear at heel of bkstrp. Inner jts strengthened but not enough as rear cover is detached. Illus. consist of 37 woodcuts, all but one being ptd two per p. The engr. ftspc & engr. t.p. of Vol. I have departed. (4352634411)
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2 (Map and Directory).
c.1960 17 x 22" 
Large fold map of town bordered on two sides by the ubiquitous 2 x 2" ads. Verso has photo illus. of several churches, businesses, & Mountain State School. (3929584443)
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3 ACTS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF VIRGINIA. PASSED AT THE EXTRA SESSION
Wheeling 1862 
108pp. First ed. top cover loose. Tp foxed. Top free corner w/ damp stain increasing towards rear. Shetler 811. not found per OCLC, (2 7 18 ) (5980858503)
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4 as featured in the December, 1954 issue of Virginia County. (Historic Wythe County, Andy Porter Austinville's Mines, & more).

Approx. 20pp. No other copy on net. (23954749)
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5 VIRGINIA AND THE VIRGINIA COUNTY, MARCH 1949.

Approx. 18pp. of local hist. material & some related ads. Addressed, stamped & mailed. Special issue. (3444456585)
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6 (Stuart, Jesse ) Plumley, William & Barbara Yeager (eds) FROM THE HILLS, 1972: A STORY IN PROSE, VERSE AND GRAPHICS
Np (1972) 
(3)194pp. First ed. Fine. Wrps. The focus, rather than author's ethnocentricity, reveals the mtns. Jesse Stuart provided a 6 p. intro, while Wade Hall, Richard Eberhart & Louise McNeil Pease are among the better known contributors. Includes script-cerpt from Clyde Ware's WHEN THE LINE GOES THROUGH. (5972152938)
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7 Andrews, James N., Jr., et als. AN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL SURVEY OF ORANGE COUNTY.
Charlottesville 1939 
89pp. Wrps. Fine. U. VA Ext Series. About 16pp. local history; demographics; schools, etc. ISBN 1-933607-62-9. Has folding map. No other copy on line. (143740902) 
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8 Black, Kate and others APPALACHIAN REGIONAL COMMISSION ARCHIVES
(Lexington, KY) 1990 
365pp. First ed. 4to. Paper covers. Fine. Author was highly respected special collection librarian at UKY. No copies on line. (5938666881)
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9 Boette, Marie SINGA HIPSY DOODLE AND OTHER FOLK SONGS OF WEST VIRGINIA
Parsons. WV 1971 4to 
177pp. Near fine, with some newsclips laid in about author. Patrick Gainer contributed 18 songs (with stories) of the nearly 100 entries which range from colonial to just prior to pub. Each has words and music, most with some notes. (6023090616)
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10 Bondurant, Wm. Guy. LIVING IN AND LOVING A LOG CABIN.
Galax, VA 1980 8vo. 
73pp. Wrps.v.g. Possibly issued in now absent wrps. First hand account of growing up country in Sumner Township, South of Greensboro. Then purchasing and moving a log cabin to Sugarloaf Mountain in Carroll County Virginia. Friends with blacksnakes, photo illust. of rural "still." Scarce. No copy on line and OCLC locates four lib. with copies, none in Virginia. (5567647848)
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11 Boram, Ron (ed) HARRISON COUNTY 76
(Clarksburg, WV) 1976? 
192pp. First ed (no other data). 4to. Paper covers. (Reader frays). Lower free corner damped. Absolutely loaded with pictures! (5956037520)
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12 Bowden, Martha B. MOUNTAIN OF DREAMS.
(Knoxville, TN) (1988) 
285pp. Traces w/documentation & photo illus. six generations (1808-1988) of a Sevier Co. TN Black family. Incl. many in military service, Nat'l. Merit Scholars, chemical engineers, & teachers in TX, MD, & IL. Wrps, v.g. No copies online. (70742414)
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13 Campbell, Libby Marsh SWING OLD ADAM
Philadelphia (1965) 
232pp. Fine in vg dj. Small tear at both top and bottom of front panel. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by author. This is a fictional account of life in West Virginia lumber camps, thought to be rather racy when issued. (5915101119)
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14 Carte, Carrie C. THE FOREBEARERS AND DESCENDANTS OF WILLIAM TAYLOR AND MAHALA CROMWELL.
Parsons, WV 1980 
(xvi)502pp. First ed. V.g. Incls Addison, Adkins, Ascue, Barrett, Bird, Booth, Bundy, Campbell, Chandler, Cobb, Cottle, Cox, Cromwell, deGruyter, Fabri, Foster, Fuller, Goad, Good, Hamric, Hanshaw, Harper, Hill, Hindman, Hughes, Jackson, McKown, Mutter, Naylor, Ray, Reed, Robinson, Settle, Stinson, Summer, Swaar, Tawney, Vincell, Vineyard, Westfall, Wyson, Whited, Young families. Appalachia. Virginia. Genealogy. West Virginia. Includes two-p correcions. No copy on line. (228441047)
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15 Catlett, Clay, etc. AN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL SURVEY OF AUGUSTA COUNTY.
Charlottesville 1928 
168pp. Wrps. First ed. Fine. UVA Ext. Series. Nearly 40pp. local hist. & resources. ISBN 1-933607-41-6. No other first ed on line. (143742355) 
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16 Chapman, Mary Lewis B. (ed.) LITERARY SKETCHES
Williamsburg 1963+ 
250+pp. 35 numbers (in 32 issues). Articles on Marcus Goodrich, Millay, Shirley Jackson, Horatio Alger, Wolfe, Jesse Stuart, Herrick, Isaac Singer, E. Fitzgerald, Twain, Dylan Thomas, Stevenson, A. H. Lewis, Maugham, Chekov, and a dozen more. Issues about 12 pp., interesting literary references. The only issue online at eight dollars. (5525172789)
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17 Clarksburg Community Service THE SHAWNEE TRAIL PROGRAM
Clarksburg, WV 1923 
(66)pp. First ed. Good in paper covers. Tope of bkstrp reglued. Top margin damped less than an inch. No text damage. Pageant (about 1/2) followed by Nina B. Lamkin . . . Early History of Harrison County. Not listed in Forbes WVA History. (5943282855)
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18 Cohen, Stan and Richard Andre KANAWHA COUNTY IMAGES A BICENTENNIAL HISTORY 1788-1988
Charleston, WV 1992 
466(3)pp. First ptd 1987. Large 4to, inner jt reglued. Ex lib. Ep and other maps. Chapter on Salt works. SIGNED by both authors. (5931216537)
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19 Conner, Maynard C. AN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL SURVEY OF PATRICK COUNTY.
Charlottesville 1937 
102pp. Wrps. Fine. U. VA Ext. Series. About 25pp. local history and resources. ISBN 1-933607-54-8 (143744632) 
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20 Crockett, Lucy Herndon DECOUPAGE: THE PLEASURES AND PERPLEXITIES OF DECORATING WITH PAPER MOTIFS.
(Seven Mile Ford, VA?) C.1975 8 x 5" 
26pp. First & only ed. Wrps (vertical crease and some foxing). Photo illus. Smyth County, VA author of Magnificent Bastards (Marine Corp novel) and Capitan (Marine Corps horse). OCLC locates two lib. with this title. (5634862908)
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