Lot 152: Lot of 26 Tennessee Biography Books
22 October 2016
Knoxville , TN, USALive Auction
Description: Books 1-4: The Diary of James K. Polk (four volumes--part of the Chicago Historical Society's Collection. Author: Polk. Book 5: Polk; The Diary of a President. Author: Nevins [ed.]. Book 6: Correspondence of James K. Polk (vloume 1). Author: Weaver [ed.]. Book 7: General Joseph Wheeler and the Army of Tennessee. Author: DuBose. Book 8: Recollections of Ninety-Two Years. Author: Meriwether. Book 9: Military Annals of Tennessee- Confederate. 1886. Author: Lindsley. Book 10: General Gates Phillips Thruston. Author: Houk. Book 11: William G. Brownlow. Author: Coulter. Book 12: Life and Times of Edward Swanson. Inscribed by author.Author: McRaven. Book 13: Kith and Kin of Capt. Hames Leeper and Susan Drake, His Wife. Author: Gambill. Book 14: James Winchester. Inscribed by author. Author: Durham. Book 15: Caldwell & Company . Author: McFerrin. Book 16: Caldwell and Company (reprint). Author: McFerrin. Book 17: Schoolmaker; Sawney Webb and the Bell Buckle Story. Author: McMillan. Book 18, 19 and 20: Life and Works of Philip Lindsley (Three Volumes). Author: Halsey. Book 21: John Berrien Lindsley. Author: Windrow. Books 22, 23 and 24: Travels in the Old South (Three Volumes in box). Author: Clark. Book 25: Jack Daniel's Legacy. Author: Green. Book 26: Life of Major Wilbur Fisk Foster. Author Creighton. Books range in size from 7 1/4" H x 5 1/4" W x 1/2" D to 9 3/4" H x 7 1/4" W x 2 7/8" D. Collection of Charles and Ann Wells, Nashville, Tennessee. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com)
Condition Report: Books are in good to very good condition. Some dust jackets have tears and chips.