GEORGIA SCENES, CHARACTERS, INCIDENTS, &c., IN THE FIRST HALF CENTURY OF THE REPUBLIC, BY A NATIVE GEORGIAN. Augustus Baldwin Longstreet.
GEORGIA SCENES, CHARACTERS, INCIDENTS, &c., IN THE FIRST HALF CENTURY OF THE REPUBLIC, BY A NATIVE GEORGIAN.
GEORGIA SCENES, CHARACTERS, INCIDENTS, &c., IN THE FIRST HALF CENTURY OF THE REPUBLIC, BY A NATIVE GEORGIAN.
GEORGIA SCENES, CHARACTERS, INCIDENTS, &c., IN THE FIRST HALF CENTURY OF THE REPUBLIC, BY A NATIVE GEORGIAN.

GEORGIA SCENES, CHARACTERS, INCIDENTS, &c., IN THE FIRST HALF CENTURY OF THE REPUBLIC, BY A NATIVE GEORGIAN.

Augusta, (GA): Printed at the S.R. Sentinel office, 1835. First edition. 12mo. 235 pp. Howes L-448. Sabin 41936. Streeter sale 1168. De Renne I, p. 445. Harwell Georgiana 28: "The aim of the author was to supply a chasm of history which has always been overlooked -- the manners, amusements, with, dialect, as they appear in all grades of society. Still enjoyed for its humor, but is now even more highly regarded, as its creator intended, for its social history." BAL 12946. Wright I, 1721. Phillips p. 237: "A series of newspaper sketches of humble life in the South. Chapter on 'The Fox Hunt" and 'The Shooting Match.'" Scattered light foxing, a few professional repairs (new rear endpaper), but an attractive copy for this book. Housed in a custom navy quarter-morocco and cloth slipcase, with chemise. Original cloth-backed boards (rubbed, spotted), lacking paper spine label.(#7952). Item #27585

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