Virginia History textbook by Mary Tucker Magill, First Book in Virginia History, Lynchburg, VA: J.P. Bell Co., 1908.
This tome was used to educate the young minds of Virginia until 1948. The first plate shows Robert E. Lee's birthplace and goes on to glorify his name and other important confederate leaders for their honor and civility. See excerpt in pictures. Written by a woman. Owned by one, as well, as it is inscribed “Kate G. Trent Caryswood, VA Oct 26 1910.” Also inscribed “Teacher A.C. Davis.”
It measures 7 5/8 x 5 1/2 x 1/2, and weighs 11 3/4 oz.