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Legends of Virginia Courthouses

John Hastings Gwathmey

Legends of Virginia Courthouses

by John Hastings Gwathmey

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Published by Press of the Dietz Printing Co. in Richmond, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Law -- Anecdotes,
  • Lawyers -- Virginia,
  • Courts -- Virginia,
  • Courthouses -- Virginia

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn H. Gwathmey ; with pencil illustrations by Lucy Payne Pinder.
    GenreAnecdotes.
    ContributionsPinder, Lucy Payne.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 141 p. :
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22926457M
    OCLC/WorldCa5865739

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Legends of Virginia Courthouses Hardcover – January 1, by Illustrated by Lucy Payne Pinder Gwathmey, John H. (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Author: Illustrated by Lucy Payne Pinder Gwathmey, John H.

Genre/Form: Anecdotes Humor: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gwathmey, John H. Legends of Virginia Courthouses. Richmond, VA: Dietz Print. Author Name GWATHMEY, JOHN H.

Title LEGENDS OF VIRGINIA COURTHOUSES. Binding HARDBOUND. Book Condition VERY GOOD. Jacket Condition NOT PUB IN DJ. Type VIRGINIA HISTORY. Edition SIGNED LIMITED EDITION. Size OCTAVO. Publisher VIRGINIA DIETZ Illustrator ILLUATRATIONS.

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LEGENDS OF VIRGINIA COURTHOUSES. With pencil illustrations by Lucy Payne Pinder. Richmond, (VA): Dietz Printing Co, First edition, 1/ copies (this #) signed by the author. 8vo. xi, (4), pp.

Illustrated from line drawings, plates. Stories and anecdotes from courthouses around the state, some of which are pictured in the plates. Richmond, VA: The Dietz Press, Hard Cover. Limited Edition.

Signed. #/ copies, Signed by John Gwathmey. Other than a previous owner name plate on the front end paper, a clean copy. Slight toning to paper. With pencil illustrations by Lucy Payne Pinder.

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