Grouping of five books on the subject of the state of Tennessee. (1) "Early Travels in the Tennessee Country, 1540-1800" by Samuel Cole Williams, published by The Watauga Press, Johnson City, TN, 1928. First Edition. Blue cloth hardcover with gold gilt top edge, 540 pages. Very good condtion. (2) "Lieut. Henry Timberlake's Memoirs, 1756-1765", edited by Samuel Cole Williams, published The Watauga Press, Johnson City, TN, 1927. First Edition thus. Cloth hardcover, 197 pages, good to very good condition. Inscribed warmly, signed (with initials) and dated by the Williams to the original owner on the front flyleaf. (3) "History of the Lost State of Franklin", by Samuel Cole Williams, published by The Press of the Pioneers, Revised Edition, 1933. Cloth hardcover, 378 pages with a fold-out color map. Very good condition. (4) "Journal of the Proceedings of the Convention of Delegates Elected by the People of Tennesseee to Amend, Revise, or Form and Make a New Constitution for the State". Published by Jones, Purvis & Company, printers to the State (Nashville), 1870. Leather bound boards, 467 pages. Acceptable to good condition. After Reconstruction, 1st Edition. (5) "Ramsey's Annals of Tennessee" by J.G.M. Ramsey, published by The East Tennessee Historical Society, 1967. It is a reprint of the 1863 original edition. Cloth hardcover, 831 pages. In like new condition. Size ranges: 8-1/2" x 5-1/2" x 7/8" to 9-1/4" x 6-1/2" x 1-1/2". Condition: See description.
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