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New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1934. Endpapers + 6 illustrations by Rockwell Kent. 307 pages, 8vo, red and white polka cloth with black type on spine and front cover (extremities of spine slightly worn, spine darkened). New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1934. First Edition. Very good (+). L. M. Alexander won Dodd Mead%u2019s $10,000 Prize for this first novel, and then never published another word.
New York: Doubleday, 1906. the Fall of Richmond. Illus. x, 435pp. 8vo, original decorated blue cloth, inner hinge strengthened, cloth lightly soiled, ex-lib with bookplate of a school library. New York: Doubleday, Page, 1906. First Edition. Author grew up on a Virginia plantation during the Civil War and Reconstruction. She later became a reporter for the New York Herald.
Gastonia: Southern Combed Yarn Spinners, 1939. More than 70 black & white photographs. 112pp., thin 4to, green cloth; spine lightly faded; minor spotting to the half title. Gastonia: The Southern Combed Yarn Spinners Association, 1939. A near fine copy. Presentation copy signed by Barnwell on the title page.
New York: Library of America, 1996. Many plates, some in color. 48 plates, some in color, several text illustrations. xv + 701 pages, 8vo, green cloth, board slipcase. New York: The Library of America, (1996). A fine copy. Contains the following titles: Travels Through North and South Carolina, Georgia, East and West Florida, Travels in Georgia and Florida, 1773-74: A Report to Dr. John Fothergill, Miscellaneous Writings.
Philadelphia: George Barrie, 1905. Plates, some in color. xxi, 491pp. 8vo, publisher's 3/4 brown morocco, margins uncut, spine worn and sunned. Philadelphia: George Barrie, (1905). First Edition One of 100 numbered copies. The History of North America, volume XVII. Edited by Guy Carleton Lee. Economic history of the South from 1865 to 1900.
Simsbury, CT: 1884. 1 page, 8 x 5 inches, Simsbury, Connecticut, August 19, 1884, contesting a bill for photography, in full: "I have your notice of due draft $68.50. It is made to cover amount Blanks' bill (including Mr. Fulkerson's services) for photographing certain views. I consider the invoice excessive and have consulted my publishers. When I have heard from them I shall communicate with Mr. Blanks, but I am not going to pay the current charge unless my publishers...