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CROATAN Virginia Vintage 1st Ed HC Book Historical Fiction

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Croatan

Historical fiction. By Mary Johnston. Little, Brown, and Company Boston 1923. Copyright 1923 by Mary Johnston. Published October 1923. A first edition. Printed in the USA. Hardcover, red cloth binding with blind stamped decoration on front cover, black lettering on cover and spine. Measures 7 3/16 x 5 1/8" with 298 pages and mapped endpages.

Mary Johnston a leading historical novelist, was born in 1870 at Buchanan, Boutetourt County, Virginia.

A fictional account of Sir Walter Raleigh's lost colony in Virginia, the romance of Virginia Dare who was the first white child born in the colony, and the disappearance of the settlers who left only the name "Croatan" carved in a tree, and were never found again by their English kin.

Not an ex library, no inscriptions. Has a couple of tiny light spots on the back cover and very mild edge/corner bump. The cover and pages are intact and in very nice condition.










 

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