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CAT 219

CAT 219

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1 A TEXAS SCRAP-BOOK. Made Up of the History, Biography, & Miscellany of Texas & Its People.
N. Y. A. S. Barnes & Co. 1875 1st. Cloth Very Good None 
Rebound with original green cloth laid down on green library cloth, gilt lettering on spine, 657 pp., frontis. of Stephen F. Austin inside front cover, 33 illus., index. Large (2.5"x4") faded area on rear cover. New endpapers & the very last page is a copy. Contains 315 essays, biographies, memoirs, and articles on almost every aspect of Texas history. Basic Tx. Bks#5-"...still a highly useful resource on early Texas." C.W. Raines called it "an invaluable book of references as to informatiion about Texas." Together with Morrison-INDEX TO A TEXAS SCRAP BOOK. Ltd. 300c, 1984 (#25127). 
Price: 450.00 USD
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2 ECHOES OF GLORY. Arms & Equipment of the Confederacy.
Alexandria Time-Life 1991 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 312 pp. with color plates throughout, index. A fine work by the editors of Time-Life books. Covers small arms, uniforms, music, equipment, flags, and artillery. Fine copy with d.j. (seldom listed with d.j.). Small embossed seal on fly. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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3 JOURNALS OF THE CONVENTION. Assembled at the City of Austin, July 4th, 1845 for the Purpose of Framing a Constitution...
Austin Shoal Creek 1974 Cloth Fine No D.j. Issued 
Cloth, 378 pp., e.p. map. No d.j. issued. A facsimile reproduction of the 1845 edition with a preface by Mary Bell Hart. Original was limited to 500c, & is now rare. Excellent preface. SEE BTB #69-only reprint of this journal. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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4 OFFICIAL RECORDS OF THE UNION AND CONFEDERATE NAVIES IN THE WAR OF THE REBELLION, Series I, Vol. 22.
Wash. D.C. GPO 1908 1st. Cloth Very Good 
Original blue cloth with lettering on the spine, 965 pp., frontis, plates, foldout map of the Mississippi River and tributaries from Cape Girardeau to Memphis, foldout plans of defenses of Island No. 10 & New Madrid Bend, index. West Gulf Blockading Squadron from Jan. 1, 1865 to Jan. 31, 1866; Naval Forces on Western Waters from May 8, 1861 to April 11, 1862. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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5 OFFICIAL RECORDS OF THE UNION AND CONFEDERATE NAVIES IN THE WAR OF THE REBELLION, Series I, Vol. 25
Wash. D.C. GPO 1912 1st. Cloth Very Good Mylar 
Original dark blue cloth with lettering on the spine, 887 pp., frontis, plates, plan of defenses of Vicksburg, index. Naval forces on Western Waters from May 18, 1863 to Feb. 29, 1864. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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6 THE WAR OF THE REBELLION: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Series I, Vol. XVII, Part 1-Reports.
Wash. D.C. GPO 1886 Cloth Very Good Mylar 
Original cloth (faded, worn on spine ends, front hinge starting to crack), 897 pp., index. Part 1 only. Covers operations in West Tennessee and Northern Mississippi, June 10, 1862-January 20, 1863. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 Abbe, Donald R. & Paul H. Carlson. HISTORIC LUBBOCK COUNTY. An Illustrated History.
San Antonio Histoical Pub. Network. 2008 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 9" x 12", 124 pp., many photos--color & balck & white, Lubbock County map, & a small map of ghost towns in Lubbock county. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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8 Abbe, Donald R. & Paul H. Carlson. HISTORIC LUBBOCK COUNTY. An Illustrated History.
San Antonio Histoical Pub. Network. 2008 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 9" x 12", 124 pp., many photos--color & balck & white, Lubbock County map, & a small map of ghost towns in Lubbock county. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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9 Abbe, Donald R. & Paul H. Carlson. HISTORIC LUBBOCK COUNTY. An Illustrated History.
San Antonio Histoical Pub. Network. 2008 1st. Cloth Fine Near Fine 
D.j. (clipped), 9" x 12", 124 pp., many photos--color & balck & white, Lubbock County map, & a small map of ghost towns in Lubbock county. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Abbe, Donald; Paul R. Carlson; & David J. Murrah. LUBBOCK AND THE SOUTH PLAINS. An Illustrated History.
Chatsworth Windsor Publications 1989 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 128 pp., 9" x 11", photos (some in color), index. A well illustrated history of Lubbock by three respected historians. Name on endpaper. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Albaugh, William A. & Edw. A. Simmons. CONFEDERATE ARMS.
Harrisburg Stackpole Books 1957 2nd Prtg. Hard Cover Very Good + Good + 
D.j., 277 pp., many illus.,directory of makers, etc. The "Bible" on Confederate-made handguns, rifles, swords, accoutrements, etc. D.j. missing 1" piece on front corner, worn on spine & top of front cover at the spine. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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12 Albaugh, William A. & Edward N. Simmons CONFEDERATE ARMS.
Wilmington Broadfoot 1993 Hard Cover As New As New 
D.j., 277 pp., many illus., directory of makers, etc. The "Bible" on Confederate-made handguns, rifles, swords, accoutrements, etc. Fine reprint of 1957 edition. As new still in shrink wrap. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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13 Albaugh, William A., III CONFEDERATE EDGED WEAPONS.
Wilmington Broadfoot 1993 Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 198 pp., illus. by Carl Pugliese, directory. Reprint of 1960 edition. Fine work on Confederate swords, knives (Bowies), bayonets, & pikes & lances with a directory of persons & places connected with the manufacture of the weapons. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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14 Alexander, Bob SIX-GUNS AND SINGLE JACKS. A History of Silver City and Southwestern New Mexico.
Silver City Gila Books 2005 1st. Paper Fine Fine 
Stiff illus. paper, 315 pp., illus, index. Introduction by Robert G. McCubbin. A hsitory of Silver City from "the arrival of the Apache and conquistadores to the close of New Mexico's territorial days". Thoroughly researched and written like a campfire story. SIGNED by author. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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15 Allen, Ruth. CHAPTERS IN THE HISTORY OF ORGANIZED LABOR IN TEXAS.
Austin U. Of Tx. 1941 1st. Stiff Wrs. Fine 
Stiff paper, 258 pp., index. Bulletin #4143, Bureau of Research in Social Sciences. A really excellent study of labor problems in Texas. Covers the first and only Cowboy Strike, the Capitol Boycott 1885-1889, United Mine Workers 1884-1927, the Texas State Federation of Labor, the Negro in the State Federation, and the Oil Workers Union. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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16 Almaraz Jr., Felix D.; Samuel J. Watson; & Thomas T. Smith. SOUTHWESTERN HISTORICAL QUARTERLY, Vol. XCIX, No.4, April 1996.
Austin TSHA 1996 1st. Stiff Pict. Wrs. Fine 
Stiff paper covers w/illus. of Zachary Taylor at Walnut Springs on cover, pp. 435-626, illus., index. Excellent issue on the military experience in Texas. Texas Governor Manuel Salcedo and the Court- Martial of Padre Miguel Hidalgo, 1810-1811; Junior U.S. Army Officers' Attitudes Toward War with Mexico, 1844-1846; and U.S. Army Combat Operations in the Indian Wars of Texas, 1849-1881. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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17 Arnold, Ann GAMBLERS & GANGSTERS. Fort Worth's Jacksboro Highway in the 1940s & 1950s.
Austin Eakin Press 1998 1st. Paper Fine No D.j. Issued 
Stiff black illus. paper covers, 223 pp., photos, index. Like new copy. A chronicle of Fort Worth's last wild n' wooly era and the gangsters, gamblers, and others who frequented the Jacksboro Highway area. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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18 Babb, T.A. IN THE BOSOM OF THE COMANCHES. A Thrilling Tale of Indian Life...
Dallas Hargreaves Printing 1923 2nd Ed. Cloth Fine 
Red cloth, gilt lettering, 146 pp., photos. An authentic account of a Texas pioneer's recollections. First hand narrative of a young boy taken & held by Comanches. Considerable on Quanah Parker. Information on cow punching days, Texas Rangers, and much valuable information on pioneer women in Texas, including photographs. Excellent tight copy except browning of front free endpaper & one small foxed spot on edge of rear cover. 
Price: 400.00 USD
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19 Bailey, Lynn R. A TENDERFOOT IN TOMBSTONE. The Private Journal of George Whitwell Parson: The Turbulent Years 1880-1882.
Tucson Westerlore Press 1996 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 253 pp., illus., footnotes, index. Edited, annotated, & with an introduction by Lynn R. Bailey. A first hand account of life in Tombstone in the early 1880's. SIGNED by Bailey on title page. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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20 Bell, Samuel E. and Smallwood, James M. THE ZONA LIBRE 1858-1905, A Problem in American Diplomacy
El Paso Texas Western Press 1982 First Edition Wrs. Fine No Jacket 
88 pp., biblio. Souhthwestern Studies Monograph #69. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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