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Cat. 180

Cat. 180

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1 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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2 Dobie, J. Frank CAPTAIN JOHN G. BOURKE AS SOLDIER, WRITER AND MAN.
Tucson U. Of Az. 1958 1st. Wrs, Near Fine 
Stiff tan paper covers. Vol. 14, #3, Autumn 1958, Arizona Quarterly. Dobie's essay on Bourke pp. 226 to 233. Also contains A Bibliography of Bibliographies Relating to the History & Literature of Arizona & New Mexico by Albert James Diaz, pp.197-217, 
Price: 30.00 USD
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3 Dobie, J. Frank MY SALUTE TO GENE RHODES
El Paso Carl Hertzog 1947 1st. Wrs. Fine 
1947 Christmas remembrance from Bertha and Frank Dobie. 12 pp. Designed & printed by Carl Hertzog. Ltd. 600c. Drawing by H.D. Bugbee. Lowman #46 
Price: 100.00 USD
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4 Elder, Jane Lenz. THE LITERATURE OF BEGUILEMENT. Promoting America from Columbus to Today.
Dallas DeGolyer Library 1992 1st. Stiff Dec. Wrs. Fine 
Stiff tan decorated paper covers, 72 pp., 26 color & bblack & white plates, errata sheet. Designed & printed by W. Thomas Taylor; illus. printed by David Holman at Wind River Press. An exhibition catalog of selected works aimed at informing and motivating Europeans to travel to & eventually settle in America. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 Erath, George B. THE MEMOIRS OF MAJOR GEORGE B. ERATH
Waco Heritage Society of Waco 1956 1st. Of This Ed. Dec. Cloth Fine 
Red, white, & black decorated cloth, 105 pp., index. BASIC TEXAS BOOKS #58 (A) "Erath's memoirs provide one of the most important sources on the Texas Revolution and on pioneer days in the 1830's and 1840's." Erath served in the ranger companies of John H. Moore and Jesse Billingsley, later becoming captain of a ranger company in Milam County. He represented Milam county in the congress of the Republic of Texas and in the state legislature after annexation. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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6 Geise, William R. MISSOURI'S CONFEDERATE CAPITAL IN MARSHALL, TEXAS.
Austin T S H A 1962 1st. Wrs. Very Good 
Southwester Hist. Qtly. Vol. LXVI, Oct., 1962, No. 2. Stiff paper covers, pp. 193-208, photos. In late 1863, Marshall became the site of the Missouri government in exile when Gov. Thomas C. Reynolds established his state capital there. Also contains: Wm. McLane's Narrative of the Magee-Gutierrez Expedition, 1812-1813, pp.234-251 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7 Greene, A.C. 900 MILES ON THE BUTTERFIELD TRAIL.
Denton U. Of N. Tx. 1994 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 293 pp., 3 maps & endpaper maps, 5 line drawings, index. Greene retraces the Butterfield Trail and tells the story of the Butterfield Oveland Mail. He added newly found historical documents & changes in the landscape, as well as exploring myths & legends about the Trail 
Price: 40.00 USD
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8 Haley, J.Evetts. MEN OF FIBER.
El Paso Carl Hertzog 1963 1st. Wrs. Fine 
37 pp., photos. Design & typo. by Hertzog. Brief stories of John R. Baylor, Quanah Parker, Ranald S. Mackenzie, Andrew Jackson Potter, Bob Beverly. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED by Haley. Very nice inscription. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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9 Harris, August Watkins CASS GILBERT'S OLD LIBRARY BUILDING: The Eugene C. Barker Texas History Center, 1910-1960.
Austin T S H A 1960 Wrs, Near Fine 
Stiff paper covers, 13 pp., colorized frontis, photos. Reprinted from the SWHQ, vol. LXIV, #1, July 1960. Harris was a noted Austin architect-historian who wrote several works on architecture in Austin. Excellent work on the history & architecture of this noted building on the U. of Texas campus. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Harwell, Thomas Fletcher EIGHTY YEARS UNDER THE STARS AND BARS.
Kyle W. Turner Harwell 1947 1st. Stiff Dec. Wrs. Fine 
108 pp., photos. Including biographical sketches of "100 Confederate Soldiers I Have Known". Information on the United Confederate Veterans and History of Camp Ben McCulloch, UCV, near Driftwood in Hays County, TX. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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11 Hill Cty. Hist. Comm. A HISTORY OF HILL COUNTY, TEXAS 1853-1980.
Waco Texian 1980 1st. Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 518 pp., map, illus., photos, index. History of North Central Texas County--- long out of print. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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12 Jacobs, Wilbur R.; John W. Caughey; and Joe B. Frantz. TURNER, BOLTON AND WEBB.Three Historians of the American Frontier.
Seattle U. Wash. 1965 1st. Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 113 pp., photos, index. Studies of the three great historians by three contemporary historians. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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13 Jenkins, John H. PRINTER IN THREE REPUBLICS. Bibliography of Samuel Bangs, First Printer in Texas & First Printer West of the Louisiana Purchase.
Austin Jenkins Pub. 1981 1st. Cloth Fine Mylar 
190 pp. Lota Spell, in her biography of Bangs in PIONEER PRINTER, began a bibliography which this book completes. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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14 Jenkins, John H. RECENT ACQUISITIONS. Catalogue 203
Austin Jenkins Co. 1st. Stiff Wrs. Fine 
Stiff decorated paper covers, about 120 pp. 1074 listings of items related to Texas and the Southwest. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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15 Jenkins, John H. TEXANA. Catalogue 201.
Austin Jenkins Co. 1st. Stiff Wrs. Near Fine 
Stiff blue decorated paper covers, 116 pp. 1537 listings of items related to Texas and the Southwest. Cover has come loose from the staples, otherwise fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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16 Jenkins, John H. THE TEXAS REVOLUTION AND REPUBLIC.
Austin Jenkins Co. 1986 1st. Stiff Wrs. Fine 
Stiff blue paper covers w/white lettering, 784 items, index. 784 annotated entries, photos of title pages, documents, & front baords of materials relating to the beginning of settlement to the annexation of Texas. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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17 Jenkins, John H. WESTERN TRAVEL BOOKS From Wagner-Camp.
Austin Jenkins 1st. Wrs, Fine 
Stiff paper covers, about 150 pp., 378 items listed. "Compiled, with some piddling notes, by John H. Jenkins. Catalogue 55. Two small holes punched out, not effecting text. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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18 Jennings, N. A. A TEXAS RANGER.
Austin Steck Co. 1959 Pict. Cloth Fine Mylar 
Pictorial cloth, mylar, 321 pp., several color plates. BTB #107(C)-one of the most interesting accounts of the life of the Texas Rangers in the late 1870's. Jennings came to Texas in 1874 & joined McNelly's company, serving for 3 years. After becoming a well-known journalist, he wrote the book in 1899. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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19 Jennings, N.A. A TEXAS RANGER.
Dallas Turner Co. 1936 Revised Ed., 3rd Prtg. Very Good Very Good 
D.j. (edges worn, missing small pieces),158 pp. Bookplate, missing fly. Revised edition with foreword by J.Frank Dobie. Basic Tx. Bks. #107(A)- written by a young reporter who served under L.H. McNelly, one of the most interesting accounts of Tx. Rangers. Adams 150- #85; Guns 1173. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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20 Jordan, Terry G., Text By; Photography By Elna Wilkinson. LOG CABIN VILLAGE. A History and Guide
Austin TSHA 1980 1st. Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 146 pp., photos, drawings, index. A book about folk houses, dwellings springin from the collective memory of a people. A few have been gathered & restored in a Fort Worth park. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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