Chinqua-Penn Plantation Near Reidsville, North Carolina

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Margaret McConnell Holt; Chinqua-Penn Plantation, Near Reidsville, North Carolina, The Home of Thomas Jeffereson Penn from 1923 to 1946 and Beatrice Schoellkopf Penn from 1923 to 1965; Raleigh, North Carolina State University Print Shop, 1968, first printing. Paper covers with Chinqua-Penn gates watercolor on front, 8vo, xii, 58 pp, many illustrations. Printed when the house and gardens belonged to University of North Carolina at Greensboro and was open to the public. Contains historical anecdotes, tour maps with descriptions of rooms and features, many quoted from the former owner, and a partial inventory of furnishings and objects by country and era. Near fine: light bump on top edge, crisp, tight, no markings.