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1 HISTORY OF THE CATTLEMEN OF TEXAS.
Austin T S H A 1991 Leatherette Fine Mylar 
Dark brown spine & tan covers, 350 pp., photos, index. Introd. by Harwood Hinton. Rarest volume in rangeland literature. Privately printed in 1914 for families of the Cattle Raisers' Assoc., contains biographical sketches of 60 ranchers & pioneers. Six-Score #59-among the rarest and least known of books on the range cattle industry. 
Price: 300.00 USD
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2 JOURNALS OF THE CONVENTION. Assembled at the City of Austin, July 4th, 1845 for the Purpose of Framing a Constitution...
Austin Shoal Creek 1974 Boards Near Fine 
Brown boards, 378 pp., e.p. map. 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: 25.00 USD
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3 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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4 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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5 OFFICIAL REGISTER OF THE OFFICERS AND CADETS OF THE U. S. MILITARY ACADEMY, WEST POINT, NEW YORK.
N. Y. W. L. Burroughs Printer 1856 1st. Paper Very Good 
Paper covers (some browning on edges) with tape spine, 22 pp. List the staff and the cadets in the Order of Merit in their respective classes. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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6 TEXAS STATE EXPOSITION Premium List. Austin, Oct. 1-6, 1923.
Austin Texas State Exposition 1923 1st. Wrs. Fine 
Stiff paper covers with an illus. of the capitol dome, 74 pp., index. The Texas State Exposition was an outgrowth from the Central Texas Fair held in Austin in 1922. List of rules & regulations as well as the premiums to be awarded for various exhibits. Unusual. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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7 THE SHAMROCK
Amarillo Shamrock Oil 1965 1st. Wrs, Fine 
Summer of 1965 issue of THE SHAMROCK magazine focusing on New Mexico with articles on sailing on Lost Lake in New Mexico; Fort Union; and six pages on New Mexico vacation spots. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 THE SHAMROCK
Amarillo Shamrock Oil 1965 1st. Wrs, Fine 
Fall of 1965 issue of THE SHAMROCK magazine focusing on Citadels of the Plains (3 pages) including Fort Hays and Fort Larned; The Cheyenne Rodeo; and Quarter Horses. Cover is photo of the J. T. Harris family of Amarillo.l 
Price: 15.00 USD
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9 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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10 Abolafia-Rosenzweig, Mark. MONUMENT HILL STATE HISTORIC SITE: The Dawson and Mier Expeditions and Their Place in Texas History.
Schulenberg Fayette Cty. Hist. Comm. 1st. ? Dec. Wrs, Near Fine 
Stiff decorated paper covers, 47 pp., illus., appendices, bibliography. Nice work on the tumultous period of 1836 to 1843 with short histories of the expeditions and listings of the participants. Published for the Texas Parks & Wildlife Dept. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Adams, Florene Chapman. HOPKINS COUNTY AND OUR HERITAGE.
N.P. N.p. 1976 1st. Dec. Cloth Near Fine 
White cloth w/blue letting & red, white & blue decoration, 252 pp., photos, biblio. History of the county: schools, historical markers, communities, family biographies, depression days, autobiog. of author, etc. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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12 Adams, Ramon F. BURS UNDER THE SADDLE. A Second Look at Books & Histories of the West.
Norman U. Of Ok. 1964 1st. Near Fine Near Fine 
D.j. (spine faded), 610 pp., index. Name inside cover. Adams' critical examination of 424 books on outlaws with corrections to some of the mistakes that has been written. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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13 Adams, Ramon F. BURS UNDER THE SADDLE. A Second Look at Books & Histories of the West.
Norman U. Of Ok. 1989 1st. Paperback Prtg. Paper Fine No D.j. Issued 
Stiff paper, 610 pp., index. First paperback printing of the 1964 first edition. Adams' critical examination of 424 books on outlaws with corrections to some of the mistakes that has been written. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 Agan, Jean. Ed. THE HISTORY OF RICHLAND HILLS, TEXAS.
Dallas SMU Printing Services 1986 1st. Embossed Leatherette Fine 
Brown embossed leatherette, 219 pp., photos, map. Name on endpaper. Contains a brief history of Richland Hills, located in the northeast sector of Tarrant county on the edge of Ft. Worth. Family histories pp. 38-161. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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15 Albaugh, William A., III A PHOTOGRAPHIC SUPPLEMENT OF CONFEDERATE SWORDS (With Addendum).
Orange, Va. Moss Publications 1979 1st. Cloth Near Fine Very Good 
D.j. (missing some pieces on top & bottom edges), 205 pp. plus 54 pp. addendum, many photos. First published in 1963, this addition is augmented with the addendum & photos of new specimens. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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16 Allhands, J.L. GRINGO BUILDERS.
Iowa City Clio Press 1931 1st. Dec. Cloth Near Fine 
Dark blue cloth w/gilt lettering, 283 pp., photos, index. SIGNED. His first book, long out of print, about the opening of the lower Rio Grande Valley and the building of the Brownsville Railroad. Information on the huge ranches, first passenger trains in the Valley, Bay City, Uriah Lott and more. Other than a few spots on the spine, a fine copy. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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17 Allhands, J.L. GRINGO BUILDERS.
Iowa City Clio Press 1931 1st. Dec. Cloth Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Dark blue cloth w/gilt lettering, 283 pp., photos, index. SIGNED. His first book, long out of print, about the opening of the lower Rio Grande Valley and the building of the Brownsville Railroad. Information on the huge ranches, first passenger trains in the Valley, Bay City, Uriah Lott and more. Other than a few spots on the spine, a fine copy. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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18 Anders, Leslie. THE EIGHTEENTH MISSOURI.
Indianapolis Bobbs-Merrill 1968 1st. Near Fine Fine 
D.j., 404 pp., photos, index. A regimental history of the 18th Missouri Regiment (Union) recruited from Northern Missouri & border states in 1861. They fought in the early anti-guerilla secessionist activity in Tennessee, Shiloh, Corinth, Kennesway Mtn., Carolinas Campaign, Atlanta & Sherman's march. First-hand accounts from more than 30 soldiers. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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19 Anderson, H. Allen. FORT PHANTOM HILL. Outpost on the Clear Fork of the Brazos.
Lubbock W. Tx. Museum Assoc. 1976 1st. Stiff Dec. Wrs. Fine 
Stiff yellow dec. paper covers, 110 pp., maps, illus., footnotes, index. Published in The Museum Journal XVI, 1976. Edited by Ernest Wallace. About the only thing published about this small fort established as part of a chain of forts in west Texas to contain the Comanches. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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20 Andrews County. ANDREWS COUNTY HISTORY 1876-1978
Andrews Andrews County Heritage Comm. 1978 1st. Sim. Leather Very Good 
Simulated brown leather with gilt decoration on front cover & spine, 488 pp., photos, index. Front hinge is cracking & is slightly loose at bottom of spine. History of Panhandle county. Family histories from pp. 121-376. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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