Title: Coles County History 1876-1976
Publisher: Taylor Publishing Company, Dallas Texas
Publication Date: 1976
Binding: Leather Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good to Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: Limited Edition
Brown deeply grained leather with copper medallion of seal of coles county. published by the Charleston and Mattoon Bicentennial commissioins. This is local history `with histories of businesses, farms, churches, government, schools, townships, and towns in the coles county area. 500 pages are dedicated to individual family biographies and genealogies. there were only 2000 of these editions printed. a gift inscription with the date 1977 has been inked through on the inside of the front coverboard. very faint rub to board edges. This would be a fine copy except for slight age tanning to page edges, 2 very faint splash spots on outside top edge of pages (nothing on text) and a slight smoky smell. Still, an exceptional copy of a VERY rare and sought after local history. This is an extremely oversized and overweight book. Extra shipping expense will be required. Please expect the request. Bookseller Inventory # BR21160
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