Augusta

Augusta: City Council Of Augusta, 1938. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Original gray cloth with design and lettering in red, white, and blue. Large octavo. x.,218pp. Compiled and Written by Augusta Unit/ Federal Writers' Project In Georgia Works Progress Administration. An American Guide Series volume. Two large fold-out maps present as required. In Augusta, the Writers' Project was set up November 16, 1935. For more than a year writers, research workers, and clerical works have been engaged in the task of finding and sifting material, writing and re-writing copy. ...This volume is the result." (From the Preface.) It has an interesting section of eleven folktales entitled "Tales of Augusta. There is no mention by any bibliographic sources of there being a dust jacket. Dykes, #61, Scharf & Schoyer, #159.

Price: $150.00


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