Hardback copy of “Old Virginia – The Pursuit of a Pastoral Ideal” by William M.S. Rasmussen and Robert S. Tilton. Lovely coffee table book in good condition. Remembrances of “Old Virginia” conjure intense pride, yet are also rife with troubling contradictions. For the phrase includes both the impressive accomplishments of the Founding Fathers and Jamestown’s ignoble beginnings; it encompasses plantation owners’ dignified gentility, but also their dependence on the institution of slavery. With over 200 images, Old Virginia: The Pursuit of a Pastoral Ideal presents an unbiased survey of the history of this elusive term, disentangling myth from fact.Value $20.00. Starting bid $13.00 includes shipping.
Donated by Hope’s Legacy Equine Rescue
Hope‘s Legacy Equine Rescue, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation located in central Virginia. They are an all breed rescue working to save equines from a variety of situations including, but not limited to, abuse, abandonment, neglect, slaughter, or those whose owners can no longer care for them.