23: Virginiana - General Volumes, Lot Of 15
VIRGINIANA - GENERAL VOLUMES, LOT OF 15, including (1). Fontaine, James, A TALE OF THE HUGUENOTS, OR MEMOIRS OF A FRENCH REFUGEE FAMILY, New York, NY: John S. Taylor, 1838, 12mo, first edition. Richard L. Maury's copy. Embossed cloth cover. Signature of Col. Richard L. Maury (24th VA Inf., ANV). (2). Johnston, Frederic (comp), MEMORIALS OF OLD VIRGINIA CLERKS, Lynchburg, VA: J. P. Bell Company, 1888. Over 800 biographical sketches. Rosters of the most powerful people in each county. Recorders of births, marriages & deaths & land transactions. Along with 13 others.
(1). Good condition, dampness ring to cover. Some foxing to text and endpapers. Edges well rubbed, back strip gilt legible but rubbed. (2). Good condition. Free front end paper foxed onto title page. Cover with some soil & some spotting. Bookplate removed. Two inner cancelled library stamps. No other marks. Others very good to good condition.