Presumed first edition (no direct statement provided). xiii, , 261 pages. Hardcover: H 22.25cm x L 14.25cm. No dust jacket (likely as issued). Black cloth lightly rubbed, slight flaking to spine's gilt stamping which remains easily legible, wear to cloth at rear board's top fore-edge corner. Underlining and a margin marks/notes mostly in ink but some in pencil found on pages 58-61, 88, 102-105, 112, and 128; no other markings found upon a quick perusal but may be present; majority of interior pages are bright and clean. Binding is firm. A good+ copy of a very uncommon local history reference for Lamar County, Mississippi located in the southern part of the state near Hattiesburg. With first Foreword by Alliston Slade, second Foreword by J.L. Patterson, third Foreword by Nell E. Temple, Acknowledgements, some b/w photographs and b/w cemetery map on pages 56-57. Text divided as Chapter I "History of Lamar County, Miss." for pages 1-54 inclusive with Chapter II "Cemetery Inscriptions" for pages 58-261 featuring innumerable cemetery birth and death records. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: LAMAR COUNTY HERITAGE. [Lamar County, ...
Publisher: Baltimore, MD: Gateway Press, Inc., 1978.
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