Books Relating to the History of Georgia in the Library of Wymberley Jones DeRenne, of Wormsloe, Isle of Hope, Chatham County, Georgia, 1911. Compiled and annotated by Oscar Wegelin

(Savannah, GA: Savannah Morning News [for Wymberley Jones DeRenne], 1911. Second edition, greatly expanded from the 1905 first edition, 1/200 copies. Large 4to. 268, (2), xxviii pp. Illustrated, plates, frontispiece of the Wormsloe Library, title page facsimiles, large folding facsimile of a portion of the engrossed Constitution of the Confederate States. This copy with an extra printed leaf (listing 11 titles by Charles C. Jones, Jr., bound in one volume) and a reprint of the "Preface" to the 1931 De Renne library catalogue (8vo, 16 pp.) laid in. Cover title: "The W.J. DeRenne Collection, Wormsloe, 1911." De Renne catalogue III, p. 1103: "Only 200 copies were printed." OCLC locates three copies of the separately printed "Preface" included here (Huntington, Georgia, Clements). Large chip in front blank endpaper, a good solid copy. Original decorated gray-blue wrappers (edges chipped, front wrapper nearly detached). (#7533). Item #60423

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