Pistols and Pointed Pens.

By: Dabney, Virginius.

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The Dueling Editors of Old Virginia. Dust jacket and book good+ condition. CR 1987, title date 1987. 193 pages with index, black and white photos. A longtime editor of Richmond Times-Dispatch, the author, in a tongue-in-cheek description, takes up information on the personalities and adventures of a succession of newspaper editors in 19th century Virginia prior to the civil War, centered on Richmond as they took their stands and frequently defenced their honor with pistols and other lethal weapons.

Title: Pistols and Pointed Pens.

Author Name: Dabney, Virginius.

Categories: Virginia,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: North Carolina, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill:

Binding: Hard Cover

Seller ID: 002210

Keywords: Americana, Dueling, Newspaper Editors, Virginia Newspapers, Virginia