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B001KU9MCG 1985 signed, limited (365 of 400 copies) edition, Jostens / Parkersburg Bicentennial Committee (Parkersburg, West Virginia), 8 5/8 x 11 1/4 inches tall white embossed hardcover, no dust jacket (as issued), gilt lettering to front cover and spine, copiously illustrated with black-and-white photographs, full color title page, detailed index, 168 pp. 8 x 10 photograph of local landmark laid in at rear of volume. Slight rubbing to covers. Nicely signed and numbered on the lower margin of the blank front free-endpaper by the author. Otherwise, a very good copy - clean, bright and unmarked - of this important local history. Note that this is a heavy and oversized book, so additional postage will be required for international or priority orders. ~III~ A history of Parkersburg, a city in and the county seat of Wood County, West Virginia, located at the confluence of the Ohio and Little Kanawha rivers, about 14 miles south of Marietta, Ohio. Contents: Prologue: Parkersburg in Time and Space, B.C. - 1785 A.D.; Two Captains and a General: 1785-1848; A New Era: 1848-1877; Entering the Gilded Age: 1877-1897; An Age of Celebration: 1897-1920; A Time of Growth, Despair, Recovery: 1920-1950; An Era of Confidence, Crisis and Hope: 1950-1985; Epilogue: Toward a Tricentennial, 1985-. Buchnummer des Verkäufers III-1271-8477
Titel: Parkersburg A Bicentennial History 1785-1985
Verlag: Woodroof Enterprises / Jostens
Zustand: Very Good
Signiert: Signed by Author(s)
Auflage: First Edition.
Buchbeschreibung Woodroof Enterprises / Jostens. Hardcover. Zustand: Good. Shelf and handling wear to cover and binding, with general signs of previous use. Soiling to covers. Tight binding. Slight cockling to pages; no stains. Unmarked text. Secure packaging for safe delivery. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 722396166