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1 Bryant, Billy. CHILDREN OF OL' MAN RIVER. The Life and Times of a Showboat Trouper.
Chicago Lakeside Press 1988 Cloth Fine No Jacket 
illus., maps, index. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Carrington, Mrs. Margaret I. ABSARAKA. Home of the Crows.
Chicago Lakeside Press 1950 Cloth Very Good 
Red cloth, 354 pp., foldout map (in good condition), illus., index. Some minor spotting on outside edge of page block. Story of Carrington's dismissal, the Fetterman massacre, and the whole sordid story by his wife. Scarce. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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3 Chickering, William H. LETTERS FROM THE PACIFIC.
San Francisco Carl Hertzog 1946 1st. Cloth Near Fine Onionskin 
Original onionskin d.j. (tattered, discolored), 131 oo, with 10 pp. supplement laid in. Ltd. 300c. (#229). Envelope with Allen Chickering return mail labels laid in. Chickering was a Time-Life correspondent killed at Leyte. The family wanted his letters preserved in a memorial volume. Lea/Hertzog collaboration. Lowman #36 
Price: 100.00 USD
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4 Civil War SIX CIVIL WAR PRINTS.
Paper Very Good 
Six Civil War prints--five are 9.5 x 12" with the sixth being 8.5 x 11". They range from Beauregard at Bull Run to the Sinking of the Alabama. Pencil notation of the print's title at the bottom of each. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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MY EXPERIENCES IN THE WEST., Collins, John S.
5 Collins, John S. MY EXPERIENCES IN THE WEST.
Chicago Lakeside Press 1970 1st. Cloth Fine 
252 pp., foldout map, index. This book combines selections from Collins' ACROSS THE PLAINS IN '64 (1904) and the expanded edition (1911). Collins operated the fur trading post at Ft. Laramie from 1872 until about 1882. The longest section of the book has to do with his hunting adventures in the West. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 Colorado County Sesquicentenial Comm. COLORADO COUNTY SESQUICENTENNIAL COMMEMORATIVE BOOK.
La Grange Hengst Printing 1986 1st. Stiff Wrs. Fine 
Stiff decorated paper covers. 95 pp., many old photos. First 77 pages devoted to the history of Colorado County with information on the various towns. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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DEER HUNTING IN TEXAS., Cox, Alex.
7 Cox, Alex. DEER HUNTING IN TEXAS.
San Antonio Naylor 1947 1st. Cloth Good 
105 pp., photos, sketches by Cox. SIGNED. Contents very good but cloth cover worn, & stained. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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A HISTORY OF LUBBOCK., Graves, Lawrence L., ed.
8 Graves, Lawrence L., ed. A HISTORY OF LUBBOCK.
Lubbock W. Tx. Museum Assoc. 1963 1st. Near Fine Very Good 
692 pp., photos, index. First published in three issues of the Museum Journal. Review copy. D.j. worn, some spots on outer edge of page block. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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9 Hertzog, Carl. THE WRITER'S PRAYER.
El Paso TWP 1954 1st. Broadside Fine 
Broadside, 8.5 x 11". Not in Lowman. Prayer by Francis Bacon. Set into type by Carolyn Hembrey at TWC, May 1954. A broadside prepared under Hertzog's supervision. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10 Hood County. HOOD COUNTY HISTORY IN PICTURE AND STORY 1978.
Ft.Worth Historical Pub. Network 1978 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 156 & 190 page book in 2 parts---first 156 pp. mostly a pictorial history of Hood & Somervell counties followed by a reprint of the rare T.T. Ewell's HOOD COUNTY HISTORY originally published in 1895, index. Fine copy except four small highlighted sentences on pages 6 & 7 
Price: 55.00 USD
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11 Hsieh, Wayne Wei-Siang. WEST POINTERS AND THE CIVIL WAR. The Old Army in War and Peace.
Chapel Hill U. Of N. C. 2009 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 285 pp., tables, figures, maps, index. How the West Pointers affected the course of the Civil War. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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12 Jennings, N. A. A TEXAS RANGER.
Chicago Lakeside Press 1992 Cloth Fine 
Fine Lakeside reprint. 347 pp., illus., index BTB #107-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: 35.00 USD
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13 Jones, Terry C., Ed. THE CIVIL WAR MEMOIRS OF CAPTAIN WILLIAM J. SEYMOUR. Reminiscences of a Louisiana Tiger.
Baton Rouge LSU Press 1991 1st edition Fine Fine 
Maps, index. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 Jones, Virgil Carrington. GRAY GHOSTS AND REBEL RAIDERS.
N. Y. Henry Holt 1956 1st. Very Good Very Good 
431 pp., endpaper map, photos, index, notes. D.j. chipped on edges, price clipped. Story of Confederate guerilla warfare in the Civil War---adventures of Harry Gilmor, "Lige" White, Turner Ashby, Hanse McNeill, and Mosby. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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15 Kelly, Fanny. NARRATIVE OF MY CAPTIVITY AMONG THE SIOUX INDIANS.
Chicago Lakeside Press 1990 Cloth Fine 
Brown cloth, 359 pp., photos, index. Kelly & her adopted daughter were captured by the Sioux on the Oregon Trail in 1864 & she was held captive for five months. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 Kerby, Robert Lee. THE CONFEDERATE INVASION OF NEW MEXICO AND ARIZONA 1861-1862.
Tucson Westernlore 1981 2nd Printing Fine Fine 
Illustrations, e.p. maps, index. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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17 Lane, Gen. Walter P. THE ADVENTURES AND RECOLLECTIONS OF GENERAL WALTER P. LANE.
Austin Pemberton Press 1970 Cloth Fine 
Gray cloth, 180 pp. Basic Tx. Bks. #119(A)-One of the best Texas military memoirs, it is also a prime source on the period from the revolution through the civil war. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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18 Lindsay, Merrill. ONE HUNDRED GREAT GUNS. An Illustrated History of Firearms.
N. Y. Walker & Co. 1967 1st. Very Good Very Good 
D.j. (clipped, small tears on edges), 379 pp., photographs by Bruce Pendleton, index. Large--11 x 13. A definitive book covering some of the most famous firearms ever made. Generally considered one of the best ever written on the subject. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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19 Marshall, James W. & Edw. G. Buffum. FROM MEXICAN DAYS TO THE GOLD RUSH.
Chicago Lakeside Press 1993 1st. Cloth Fine 
389 pp., maps, photos, index. Contains THE LIFE & ADVENTURES OF JAMES W. MARSHALL by Geo. F. Parsons (1870), & SIX MONTHS IN THE GOLD MINES by Buffum (1850). A good view of the five years that changed California. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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20 Marshall, James W. & Edw. G. Buffum. FROM MEXICAN DAYS TO THE GOLD RUSH.
Chicago Lakeside Press 1993 1st. Cloth Fine 
389 pp., maps, photos, index. Contains THE LIFE & ADVENTURES OF JAMES W. MARSHALL by Geo. F. Parsons (1870), & SIX MONTHS IN THE GOLD MINES by Buffum (1850). A good view of the five years that changed California. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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