The Formation of a Planter Elite: Jonathan Bryan and the Southern Colonial Frontier
Athens: The University of Georgia Press, 1989. Very Good / Very Good. Item #002375
Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1989. First Edition. Signed and inscribed on half title page: "To Emmett, Thanks for all your help over the years. I hope you like the product of our labors. My best always, Alan." Octavo; xx + 282pp, including bibliography and index. Two-color jacket. Purple cloth with black spine stamping. Jacket is clean and crisp with no chips, tears, or marks. Very faint outward bow to boards at fore-edge. Text block clean, unmarked, and tight in binding.
Author Allan Gallay received the Bancroft Prize in 2003 for his work on the Indian slave trade. Robert Emmett Curran, addressee of the inscription, is the renowned scholar of Southern topics at Georgetown University.