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  • THE PRESIDENT'S DAUGHTER by Chase-Riboud, Barbara.
    Chase-Riboud, Barbara.
    THE PRESIDENT'S DAUGHTER

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Crown, (1994.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The story of Harriet Hemings, daughter of Jefferson & Sally Hemings, who is allowed to run away and pass for white. Includes an afterword and an author's note on historical sources. 467 pp. ISBN: 0-517-598612.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket.

    Book ID: 65394
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  • SALLY HEMINGS by Chase-Riboud, Barbara.
    Chase-Riboud, Barbara.
    SALLY HEMINGS

    Edition: Trade paperback.

    New York: Ballantine, (1994.). Author's first novel, originally published in 1979. the story of the slave who was Jefferson's mistress for 38 years. Winner of the 1979 Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize for best novel written by an American women. 360 pp plus a brief except from The President's Daughter. ISBN: 0-345-389719.

    Condition: Near fine (usual toning to the pages)

    Book ID: 82092
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  • Chase-Riboud, Barbara.
    THE PRESIDENT'S DAUGHTER

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Crown, 1994. The story of Harriet Hemings, daughter of Jefferson & Sally Hemings, who is allowed to run away and pass for white.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 5046
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  • LEWIS RAND. by Johnston, Mary (1870-1936).
    Johnston, Mary (1870-1936).
    LEWIS RAND.

    Edition: First printing (with date on title page).

    Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1908. Hardcover first edition - Novel of old Virginia, during the days of Thomas Jefferson. Illustrated with a color frontispiece with tissue guard and 3 inserted color plates by F. C. Yohn. 510 pp,

    Condition: Very good in embossed tan cloth with giltl lettering on front cover and spine (some wear to corners and ends of spine, gift inscription), no dust jacket.

    Book ID: 73909
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  • LEWIS RAND. by Johnston, Mary (1870-1936).
    Johnston, Mary (1870-1936).
    LEWIS RAND.

    Edition: Later printing.

    Boston: Houghton Mifflin, (c 1908.). Hardcover - Novel of old Virginia, during the days of Thomas Jefferson. Illustrated with a frontispiece and 3 inserted glossy black and white plates by F. C. Yohn. 510 pp,

    Condition: Very good in cream colored cloth a pasted on full color illustration on the front cover, lettering in red (bookplate, corners slightly bumped.)

    Book ID: 53563
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  • JEFFERSON'S CHILDREN: The Story of One American Family. by Lanier, Shannon and Jane Feldman; Introduction by Lucian K. Truscott IV
    Lanier, Shannon and Jane Feldman; Introduction by Lucian K. Truscott IV
    JEFFERSON'S CHILDREN: The Story of One American Family.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (2000) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A journey across the country by Shannon Lanier, a descendent of Jefferson, and photographer Jane Feldmen, to meet the rest of his family, the descendants - both black and white - of Thomas Jefferson -and in some cases, of Sally Hemings. INSCRIBED on the half title page by the author, Shannon Lanier, and dated in the year of publication. Illustrated throughout with photographs in both color and black and white. Introduction by Lucian K. Truscott IV. Index. Large square format. 144 pp. ISBN: 0-375-805974.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.)

    Book ID: 83154
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