Navy blue cloth boards have gilt lettering and emblem on front cover, faded gilt lettering on the spine. Extremities are rubbed, corners and lower extremities moreso. Covers are rubbed and slightly foxed, cloth is bubbled in some places, and there are a few spots on the front cover. Spine is faded, bumped and rubbed at head and foot. Former owner's bookplate appears in the top left corner of the front pastedown. Inscription on the front free endp. as follows, "To Gardner L. Boothe/ Mary G. Powell/ March 1928." Water stain in the bottom half of the gutter throughout the text, lighter towards the back. Two page typed letter by the author, dated April 23, 1928, concerning family and local history, laid in. Binding is sound and tight. Nice copy, quite scarce, digital image available. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The History of Old Alexandria, Virginia/ ...
Publisher: The William Byrd Press, Inc.
Publication Date: 1928
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
Book Description William Byrd Press, Richmond VA, 1928. Hardcover. First Edition. 366 pgs. 12 illustrations. Very good hardcover copy in blue cloth. Minor corner and edge wear but nice overall. Bookseller Inventory # 13581
Book Description William Byrd Press, Inc, Richmond, Virginia. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Ocatvo. Chipping and small peices missing from DJ. Very Scarce in DJ. Contents: chapters, appendix, authorities, 12 illustrations. Bookseller Inventory # 030204