Book #13653

Eighteenth Century North Carolina Imprints, 1749-1800 - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Douglas C. McMurtrie

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1938.

A beautifully maintained first edition, first printing, limited to 200 copies in unread, conservatively rated Fine condition, many pages still uncut/unopened.

Much of the material was published in the North Carolina historical review and also separately in 1936 under the title: A bibliography of eighteenth century North Carolina imprints, 1761-1800. This volume starts with the year 1749, the year printing was introduced into North Carolina with James Davis setting up a press in New Bern.

Price: $290.00