Carrollton, Georgia: F. M. Chalker, 1970.
First Edition. Hardcover. 9 1/4" X 6 1/4". xi, 251pp. Signed by Fussell M. Chalker to half-title. Heavy wear to unclipped dust jacket, with extensive tears to edges of front panel and spine, small tears to edges and extremities, and heavy soiling. Green buckram over boards, with spine lettered in gilt. Faint soiling to upper board. Previous owner's label to front free endpaper Binding is firm, tight, and sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. A nice signed first printing in admittedly very worn dust jacket of Fussell M. Chalker's history of the Ocmulgee River, recounting the story of early Native American dwellings, the Creek Confederacy, encroaching Europeans, the withdrawal of the Creek, the settling of pioneers, and the frontier order. Good + / fair. Item #4056