Oxford, 1943, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, Early Edition
Federal Writers Program. West Virginia, A Guide to the Mountain State, New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 1943 Octavo,second edition, pp. xxxi, 559, gravure plates, large folding map in rear pocket, printed green cloth boards. Part of the American Guide Series created by the Works Progress Administration during the Depression to give work to unemployed writers and photographers. Dust jackets for this series can be hard to find, especially with the price intact on the front flap. Condition of this book: Near fine with light wear at spine ends. Jacket is chipped at edges with a small piece missing from upper rear panel, internally reinforced at head of spine by binder's tape. Map fine. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Travel & Places; United States; 1940s; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53855.