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313. SEMPLE (ROBERT B.). A History of the Rise and Progress of the Baptists in Virginia. 8vo, sheep. 2 copies (one stained). Richmond, 1810


314. SIMCOE (J. G.). Simcoe's Military Journal. A History of the Operations of a Partisan Corps, called the Queen's Rangers during the War of the American Revolution. Now first published, with a Memoir of the Author, and other additions. 10 maps. 8vo, original boards (worn). New York, 1844




315. [SIMMS (WILLIAM GILMORE).] Poems by a Collegian. 12mo, boards, cloth back, uncut. Charlottesville, 1833



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Poems: Descriptive, Dramatic, Legendary and Contemplative. Portrait. 2 vols. 12mo, cloth (names partly removed from titles). New York, 1853


317. The Sassique of Kiawah. A Colonial Romance. Frontispiece and illustrated title. 12mo, cloth. New York, 1859


318. War Poetry of the South. 12mo, cloth, gilt top. New York, 1866


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319. SLAUGHTER (PHILIP). A History of St. Mark's Parish, Culpeper County, Virginia. With Notes of Old Churches and Old Families. Maps. 12mo, cloth. [Baltimore], 1877

320. A History of Bristol Parish, Va., with Genealogies of Families connected therewith, and historical illustrations. Frontispiece. 12mo, cloth. Richmond, 1879

321. SMITH (CAPT. JOHN). The Generall Historie of Virginia, New England, and the Summer Isles, with the names of the Adventurers, Planters, and Governours from their first beginning An. 1584. to this present 1624. Facsimile engraved title of the First Edition, and facsimile maps. Folio, full mottled calf, gilt edges.

London: Imprinted by I. D. and I. H. for Michael Sparkes, 1624 FIRST EDITION. A good copy, with the exceptions above noted, and a few slight repairs to some leaves.


322. The True Travels, Adventures and Observations of Captaine Iohn Smith, in Europe, Asia, Africke, and America, beginning about the Yeere 1593, and continued to this present 1629. Frontispieces, maps and plates. 2 vols. 8vo, original boards, uncut (a little worn in hinges). Richmond, 1819

Scarce in this state.

Another copy. 2 vols. 8vo, sheep (rubbed).

324. SMITH (M.). A Geographical View of the British Possessions in North America with an Appendix containing a concise History of the War in Canada. 16mo, old sheep (a few corner margins worn).

Baltimore: Printed by P. Mauro, for the Author, 1814 The Preface is dated, Richmond, 1814. Unknown to Swem, and not in the Virginia State Library.

325. SMITH (MARGARET V.). Virginia, 1492-1892. A brief review of the Discovery of the Continent of North America, with a History of the Executives of the Colony and Commonwealth of Virginia. Illustrated. 8vo, cloth. Washington, 1893


326. SMITH (WILLIAM, Gov. of Va.). A. L. s., 1 p. 4to. Warrenton, Va., March 16, 1846. To Hon. R. J. Walker. Letter of Introduction.

327. SOUTH CAROLINA. State of South Carolina Bonds. One for $50 and one for $100. Coupons for 1861, 1862, and 1863 evidently paid. Issued Charleston, Feb. 1, 1861. 2 pieces.

328. SOUTHERN HISTORICAL SOCIETY PAPERS. From Vol. 1-42. 42 vols. 8vo, wrappers and various bindings. Richmond, 1876-1916


329. SOUTHERN LITERARY MESSENGER (The). Vol. 1 to Vol. 38 inclusive (1835 to May 1864.) 38 vols. mainly in numbers (many wrappers missing, and not collated). Richmond, v. d. COMPLETE SET. RARE.

330. SOUTHERN REVIEW (THE). Nos. 1, 6, 8, 15-18, 21, 22, 29, 30, 33-36, 41, 42, 48. 12 vols. 8vo, wrappers and half bound. Baltimore, 1867-78

331. SPEECE (CONRAD). The Mountaineer. 12mo, original sheep. Staunton, 1823.

Fine copy of this scarce series of Essays written in the form of Letters. 332. SPOTSWOOD (ALEXANDER). Official Letters of Alexander Spotswood, Lieut. Gov. of the Colony of Virginia, 17101722. Now first printed from the Manuscript in the Collections of the Virginia Historical Society. With Introduction and Notes by R. A. Brock. Portrait. 2 vols. 8vo, cloth, paper labels.

Richmond, 1882

333. STANARD (WILLIAM G. AND MARY NEWTON). The Colonial Virginia Register. A List of Governors, Councillors, etc. With typewritten "Errata" pasted on inside front cover. 8vo, cloth. Albany, 1902

334. STARK (JAMES H.). The Loyalists of Massachusetts, and the other side of the American Revolution. Numerous illustrations. 8vo, cloth, gilt top, uncut. Boston, 1910


(ALEXANDER H.). A Constitutional View of the late War between the States. Portraits. 2 vols. 8vo, cloth. Philadelphia, n. d.


Another copy. 2 vols. in one.


A. L. s., 4 pp. 4to. Crawfordville, Ga., July 15, 1858. To Thomas W. Thomas. Refers to a trip West he is about to make, and encloses a letter from J. Henly Smith, which is also included herewith. 2 pieces.

8vo, cloth.

338. STEVENSON (R. R.). The Southern Side; or, Andersonville Prison. Illustrated. 8vo, sheep. Baltimore, 1876

Philadelphia, n. d.

339. STILES (ROBERT). Four Years under Marse Robert. Frontispiece. 8vo, cloth. New York, 1903


340. STITH (WILLIAM). The History of the First Discovery and Settlement of Virginia: being an Essay towards a General History of this Colony. 8vo, polished sprinkled calf, gilt edges. Williamsburg: Printed by William Parks, 1747

THE VERY RARE ORIGINAL EDITION OF THE FIRST AMERICAN PRINTED HISTORY OF VIRGINIA. The Appendix has a separate title and pagination. With bookplates of Brayton Ives and Clarence H. Clark, the latter being by Paul Avril. Inscribed on title "For William Keir, Esq.."' and stamp of "Surrey Literary Institution.''

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341. The History of the First Discovery and Settlement of Virginia. 8vo, polished sheep.

Virginia Printed: London, reprinted, 1753 FINE COPY, with arms of Gower, Earl Gower on front cover, and bookplate of same.

342. [STROTHER (D. H.).] Virginia Illustrated: Contain ing a Visit to the Virginian Canaan, and the Adventures of Porte Crayon and his Cousins. Illustrated from drawings by the author. 8vo, cloth (name on title). New York, 1857


343. SULLIVAN (WILLIAM). The Public Men of the Revolution, including events from the Peace of 1783 to the Peace of 1815. In a series of Letters. 8vo, cloth (worn, and pp. foxed). Philadelphia, 1847

344. SUMMERS (LEWIS P.). History of Southwest Virginia, 1746-1786; Washington County, 1777-1870. Illustrated. 8vo, cloth. Richmond, 1903


345. TALIAFERRO (JOHN). A. L. s., 1 p. 4to. Washing. ton, Feb. 9, 1844. To Henry A. Wise. Congratulating him on his nomination by the Senate.

346. TAYLOR (JAMES B.). (JAMES B.). Virginia Baptist Ministers. Both Series. 2 vols. 12mo, cloth (worn). New York, 1860

347. TAYLOR (JOHN). Tyranny Unmasked. 8vo, tree sheep. FIRST EDITION. Fine copy. Washington, 1822

348. An Inquiry into the Principles and Policy of the Government of the United States. Fredericksburg, 1814; New Views of the Constitution of the United States. Washington, 1823. 2 vols. 8vo, sheep (worn). V. p., v. d.

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349. TAYLOR (ZACHARY). A. L. s., 1 p. 4to. Baton Rouge, August 10, 1848. To John Grame, Jr. Complimentary letter. A little stained.

350. TEXAS. Letter from Mr. Walker, of Miss., relative to the Annexation of Texas; also Speeches by R. Barnwell Rhett, of S. C.; Mr. Dromgoole, of Virginia; Wm. Lowndes Yancey, of Alabama; Mr. Benton, of Missouri, and others. 15 pamphlets, bound in one volume, 8vo, half sheep. Washington, 1844, etc.

351. THACKERAY (WILLIAM M.). The Virginians. A Tale of the Last Century. With illustrations on steel and wood by the author. 2 vols. 8vo, half morocco. London, 1858-59


352. THOMSON (CHARLES, Secretary of Congress). L. s., 2 pp. folio. Office of the Secretary of Congress, August 12, 1786. To the President of Delaware.

"I have the honor of transmitting to your Excellency herewith several Acts lately passed by the United States in Congress assembled. . . 2nd. An Ordinance for the regulation of Indian Affairs," etc.

353. THOMSON (JOHN). The Letters of Curtius, written by the late John Thomson of Petersburg. To which is added, a Speech delivered by him in Aug. '95, on the British Treaty. 12mo, old half calf, uncut. Richmond: Samuel Pleasants, Jr., 1804 SCARCE. The Preface "To the Public" was written by John Randolph.

354. THORBURN (GRANT). Laurie Todd's Notes on Vir. ginia, with a Chapter on Puritans, Witches and Friends. 8vo, wrappers. New York: Printed and published for the Author, 1848


355. [TRACY (URIAH).] Scipio's Reflections on Monroe's View of the Conduct of the Executive on the Foreign Affairs of the United States, connected with a Mission to the French Republic, in the Years, 1794-1796. 16mo, sewn.

Boston: Printed by Caleb P. Wayne, 1798

356. TRENT (CAPT. WILLIAM). Journal of Captain William Trent, from Logstown to Pickawillany, A. D. 1752. Now pub

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