Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1994. 1st edition. Cloth. 1st edition. A Near Fine copy in Near Fine dust jacket. 8vo., xv, 198 pp., illustrated with maps. Dark blue cloth on photo-illustrated dust jacket. Light edge wear to the jacket. The dj is now protected in a mylar sleeve. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #26107
"From its settlement in the late 1700's, the Black Patch-an agricultural region of western Kentucky and Middle Tennesseee- has been known for its dark-fired, heavy-leafed tobacco, so dark a green that it is called "black".-flap.