A HISTORY OF VIRGINIA FROM ITS DISCOVERY TILL THE YEAR 1781, with Biographical Sketches of all the Most Distinguished Characters that Occur in the Colonial, Revolutionary, or Subsequent Period of Our History

Philadelphia: Published by J.W. Campbell. William Fry, Printer. 1813. First edition. 12mo. 310pp. Printer's flaw on title-page not affecting text. Very good in green marbled boards, title gilt stamped on gilt ruled spine. Bookplate of Library of Jefferson Academy, several older bookplates underneath. Signature of Jas. B. Blocksom New Lisbon, Ohio. He was the son Fisher A. Blocksom a lawyer in the town, and after graduating from Washington College, he returned home to follow in his father's profession. He later moved to Canfield, Ohio and died of typhoid fever in Jan. 1863. GEPHART 2171 HOWES C-100. Item #62146

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