This is a new, hardcover first edition copy, no DJ, brown spine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: The scope of Stories in Stone stretches from the footsteps of Native American hunters centuries ago to a description of William B. Umstead State Park today. However, the main focus is on the oral history of the last generation of pre-Park area residents and of the people that built the Park. Their words narrate four mapped walks to former home sites and other traces of the community. The work of naturalists, folklorists, journalists, historians, photographers, and artists fill out the background of a place and its people. Stories in Stone preserves memories dating between 1870 and 1942 from the farming community that once lived in Wake County, North Carolina's William B. Umstead State Park. This nearly 6,000-acre Piedmont woodland lies between the cities of Chapel Hill, Raleigh, and Durham, which for the Research Triangle.
Title: Stories in Stone, memories from a Bygone ...
Publisher: The Umstead Coalition
Publication Date: 2011
Binding: Hard Cover
Illustrator: Uli Gratzl & Cindy Hendren
Book Condition: New
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description The Umstead Coalition, Raleigh, 2011. Wire-O Binding. Book Condition: New. Uli Gratzl & Cindy Hendren (illustrator). First Edition. This is a new, paperback first edition copy, black wire lay flat binder. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 079142