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Cat. 171

Cat. 171

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1 Barler, Miles. EARLY DAYS IN LLANO.
Llano N.p. 2nd. Ed. Wrs. Fine 
Stiff paper covers with red lettering, 76 pp. 4.5" x 6". First published as a series of articles in the Llano Times. Guns #140-No date, this is probably the 1905 edition which is also listed as "Rare"; Herd #206. Early county history and personal reminiscences of pioneer. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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2 C. R. Johns & Sons TEXAS REVIEW, Vol. 1, No. 7, March 1886
Austin C. R. Johns & Sons 1886 1st. Wrs. Very Good 
Paper covers, frontis of Gov. Ireland, pp. 385-464. Review of Governor Ireland's administration pp. 385-402. Industrial Education in Texas by Prof. H. H. Dinwiddie, Pres. of Texas A & M. Article on Texas A & M, pp. 433-437. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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3 Cook, Spruill, comp. by. J. FRANK DOBIE Bibliography.
Waco Texian 1968 1st. Fine Near Fine 
D.j. (fine except spine fading), 64 pp., illus., index. #290/500c. SIGNED by author. A bibliography of many of Dobie's writings with numerous quotations from Dobie. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4 Davis, Jefferson ROBERT E. LEE.
Hillsboro HJC 1966 1st. Fine Near Fine 
D.j. (slight browning to spine), 81 pp., portfolio of photos of Lee, index. This biographical study of Lee by Davis first appeared in 1890 in the North American Review. Edited with Introduction & extensive notes & references & INSCRIBED by Col. Harold B. Simpson. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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5 Davis, Jefferson & Alexander Stephens ROBERT E. LEE.
Hillsboro HJC 1983 1st. Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 121 pp., portfolio of photos of Lee, index. Slight browning to spine of d.j. These biographical studies of Lee by Davis & Stephens first appeared in 1890 in the North American Review. Edited with Introduction & Notes by Harold B. Simpson. INSCRIBED by Simpson 
Price: 150.00 USD
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6 Hale, Douglas. THE THIRD TEXAS CAVALRY IN THE CIVIL WAR.
Norman U. Of Ok. 1993 1st. Edition Fine Fine 
347 pp., illus., maps, index. Col. Elkanah Greer's 3rd Texas Cavalry Regiment was recruited from 26 counties of NE Texas. Fought in Missouri & Arkansas under Ben McCulloch in 1861-62, then became part of Sul Ross's Brigade in the Army of Tennessee. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Hendrick, Burton J. STATESMEN OF THE LOST CAUSE. Jefferson Davis and His Cabinet.
N. Y. Literary Guild 1939 1st. Cloth Very Good 
452 pp., photos, index. A study of the men who reigned in the South during the Civil War. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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8 Hill Cty. Hist. Comm. A HISTORY OF HILL COUNTY, TEXAS 1853-1980.
Waco Texian 1980 1st. Fine Near Fine 
518 pp., map, illus., photos, index. County history of North Central Texas County long out of print. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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9 Jones, Lucille. HISTORY OF MINEOLA. Gateway to the Pines.
Quanah Nortex Offset Pub. 1973 1st. Decorative Cloth Fine 
Decorated green cloth, 137 pp., photos. History of town in Wood County and some of the families of the town. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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10 McAtee, Jno. L. BRIEF FOR THE CHEROKEE STRIP LIVE STOCK ASSOCIATION.
Brenham Lone Wolf Press 1999 Wrs. Fine Slipcase 
Stiff paper covers in mylar, #9/25c in slipcase (50c. total). Fine reprint of rare 1890 work on the cattle industry w/photo of McAtee & new preface by David Dary. First pub. in 1890, it contains a wealth of historical info. on cattle ranching in the Cherokee Outlet. Herd 1376; Merrill Aristocrat. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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11 Metz, Leon C. TURNING POINTS IN EL PASO, TEXAS.
El Paso Mangan Books 1985 0-930208-18-8 / 9780930208189 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 128 pp., photos. SIGNED by Metz. An analysis of important points in El Paso history including the El Paso Salt War, the establishment of Fort Bliss, the Civil War, the struggle for law and order, the Mexican Revolution, etc. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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12 Moffitt, Virginia May REMEMBER THE ALAMO
Dallas Banks Upshaw & Co. 1953 Pictorial Wrs. Near Fine 
Stiff tan paper covers with photo of the alamo, 21 pp., photos inside front & rear covers. A standard work on the Alamo. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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13 Moffitt, Virginia May REMEMBER THE ALAMO!
San Antonio N.p. 1935 1st. Dec. Wrs. Very Good 
Orange illustrated paper covers, 18 pp., photos. Appears to be the first printing of this small work on the Alamo which has since been reprinted several times. Typescript. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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14 Parish, William J. THE CHARLES ILFELD COMPANY.
Cambridge Harvard Univ. Press 1961 1st. Cloth Near Fine 
Red cloth, gilt decoration, 431 pp., illus., maps, index. No d.j. The study of this frontier merchantile enterprise, beginning in Taos in 1865, moving to Las Vegas 1867- 1874, and his other enterprises through the early 1900's. Short gift inscription on fly otherwise fine. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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15 Remington, Frederic. HOW THE LAW GOT INTO THE CHAPARRAL. Conversations with Old Texas Rangers.
Austin Jenkins Company 1987 1st. Wrs. Fine 
Paper covers, 36 pp., plus 6 pp. of illus. by Remington & photos. Ed. by John Jenkins. Conversations with Rip ford, Big Foot Wallace, and others. Originally a chaper in Crooked Trails. Sent as a Christmas greeting by John & Maureen Jenkins in 1987. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 Russell, Traylor. HISTORY OF TITUS COUNTY, TEXAS.
Waco W.M.Morrison Books 1965 1st. Cloth Near Fine 
1965 & 1966. 2 vol., e.p.maps, index. No d.j. issued. Both vols. ltd. to 400c.Excellent history of this East Texas County. Since the volumes were published a year apart, they are seldom offered together. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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17 Scobee, Barry. NICK MERSFELDER: A Remarkable Man.
Ft. Davis Ft. Davis Hist. Soc. 1969 1st. Cloth Fine 
Maroon cloth covered boards with gilt lettering, 63 pp., 20 page photo section, index. Ltd. ed. #526, SIGNED. Mersfelder was a Texas Ranger, justice of the peace, cattleman, coroner, photographer and long-time resident of Ft. Davis. Many early photos of Ft. Davis. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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18 Scott, Zelma. A HISTORY OF CORYELL COUNTY, TEXAS.
Austin TSHA 1965 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 278 pp., photos, endpaper map of the county, index.The history of the county beginning with the establishment of Ft. Gates in 1849. The fort was built where the old buffalo and Indian trail crossed the Leon River. Gatesville, Ft. Hood, etc. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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19 Tinkle, Lon. J.FRANK DOBIE. The Makings of an Ample Mind.
Austin Encino Press 1968 1st. Cloth & bds. Near Fine 
Black cloth spine (faded) & gray bds. w/paisano illus., gray cardboard slipcase with paper label, 57 pp., photos. Fine copy, a few pages uncut. #506/850c, SIGNED by Tinkle & errata sheet signed by Wm. Wittliff, publlsiher. Tinkle's reminiscences of Dobie, author, artist, and folklorist. The story of a truly remarkable man. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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20 Wilson, Laura. WATT MATTHEWS OF LAMBSHEAD.
Austin TSHA 1989 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 139 pp. with many photos & some text. Introd. by David McCullough. A photographic essay about a great Texas cattleman and historic Lambshead ranch. SIGNED by Wilson. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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