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1 Bollaert, William. Ed. by Eugene Hollon & Ruth Butler. WILLIAM BOLLAERT'S TEXAS.
Norman U.Ok. 1956 1st. Fine Near Fine 
D.j. 423 pp., map, illus., index. Basic Tx. Books #18-The most entertaining book on the Republic of Tx. Also one of the most perceptive. Excellent educated work on early Texas. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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2 Cater, Douglas John. AS IT WAS. Reminiscences of a Soldier of the Third Texas Calvary and the Nineteenth Louisiana Infantry.
Austin State House Press 1990 1st. Edition Fine Fine 
266 pp., illus., index. Battles of Pea Ridge, Wilson's Creek, Missionary Ridge, Chickamauga & others. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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3 Curtis, Mary Barnett, Compiled By. 1850 CENSUS OF TARRANT COUNTY, TEXAS.
Ft. Worth Arrow Printing 1963 1st. Stiff Wrs. Very Good 
Paper covers in mylar folder, 17 pp., index. A copy of the original publication. Owner address sticker on front. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 Curtis, Mary Barnett, Compiled By. 1850 CENSUS OF TARRANT COUNTY, TEXAS.
Ft. Worth Arrow Printing 1963 1st. Stiff Wrs. Very Good 
Stiff cream paper covers w/black printing, 17 pp., index. Owner sticker on cover and stamped name on several pages. Lots of pencil notations and four in red ink. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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5 Custer, Judson S. DOBIE AT SOUTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY: THE BEGINNINGS OF HIS LITERARY CAREER 1906-1911
Austin Jenkins Publishing Company 1981 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 87 pp., frontis., index, photos. Early Dobie works that appeared in Soutwestern University Magazines while an undergraduate and post graduate. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 Elliott, Claude. LEATHERCOAT. The Life of James W. Throckmorton.
San Antonio Standard Printing & Lithographing Co. 1938 1st. Cloth Fine Mylar 
Decorated tan cloth, 315 pp., frontis., illus., index. No d.j., name on fly. SIGNED. Texas Ranger, Mexican War veteran, state representative and senator, Commissioner to the Indians, President of Constitutional Convention of 1866, Governor and U.S. Representative. Covers the period 1842-1894. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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7 Emmett, Chris. IN THE PATH OF EVENTS WITH COLONEL MARTIN LALOR CRIMMINS. Soldier-Naturalist-Historian.
Waco Jones & Morrison 1959 1st. Near Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 343 pp. plus 8 pp. of photos & index. Col. Crimmins was a Rough Rider with Roosevelt, an army officer with Pershing in Mexico chasing Villa, and more. Much on his military experiences in Texas & the west, Alaska & Siberia, etc. SIGNED. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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8 Ford, John Salmon. RIP FORD'S TEXAS.
Austin Univ of Tx. 1987 2nd Printing Fine Fine 
519 pp., frontis, index. BTB#64(A)- Personal memoirs of one of the most colorful Texans of his time. Ford fought in the Mexican War, was a Texas Ranger captain, & a Colonel in the Confederate cavalry in the Civil War. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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9 Gillett, James B. FUGITIVES FROM JUSTICE
Austin State House Press 1997 Fine Fine 
index. List of fugitives published in 1878 for use by the Texas Rangers with a description of Sam Bass and his gang. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Glover, Robert W. TYLER AND SMITH COUNTY, TEXAS. An Historical Survey.
N.P. Amer. Bicentennial Committee 1976 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 287 pp., photos, some in color. E.p. maps, index. . County history of Smith county. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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11 Louisiana Landmarks Soc. LOUISIANA PURCHASE. An Exhibition.
New Orleans Louisiana Landmarks Soc. 1953 1st. Dec. Wrs. Good 
Illustrated paper covers, 96 pp. (slick paper), photos, map on back cover. Prepared by the Louisiana State Museum in cooperation with the Landmarks Society in celebration of the Sesquicentennial of the Louisian Purchase. Covers are loose but contents fine 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 Lowman, Al. ALDUS IN THE DESERT: Reflections on a Texas Printer & His Books.
San Francisco Book Club of California 1978 Wrs, Near Fine 
Stiff grey paper covers with the Hertzog printer's device on the front (cover by Tortuga Press), pp. 87- 104 from Vol. XLIII, Fall 1978, No. 4 of the Quarterly News Letter of the Book Club of California. The corners of the covers have been bent, contents in fine condition. A very nice article on Carl Hertzog & his work. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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13 Magnolia Petroleum Co. THE LURE OF THE SOUTHWEST.
Dallas Magnolia Petroleum Co. 1934 1st. Pict. Wrs. Good 
Pictorial paper covers, 124 pp., illus., line maps every other page, maps inside covers. Some soil, minor water stain top of last 50 pp., top half of tape on spine worn. A historical guide to Texas, New Mexico, Arkansas, Louisiana, and Oklahoma. Guides to the few major highways at that time. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 McNeel, J. S., Jr. ODESSA, TEXAS DIAMOND JUBILEE 1886-1961
Odessa Texas Permian Hist. Soc. 1961 1st. Stiff Dec. Wrs. Near Fine 
Stiff illus. paper covers, 32 pp., photos, map. History of Odessa, originally founded in 1886 & promoted as a health resort. A nice concise history with some early photos. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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15 Portal, Ismael. BOLOGNESI Y SUS HIJOS. Familia De Heroes.
Lima, Peru Imprenta Colegio Militar Leoncio Prado 1950 2nd Edition Wrs. Near Fine 
115 pp., many photos. Frontis of Coronel Don Francisco Bolognesi. In Spanish. The life of this Peruvian patriot. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 Riney, James E., Maurice G. Fortin, Douglas M. Ferrier, et al. INVENTORY OF COUNTY RECORDS, TARRANT COUNTY COURTHOUSE, FORT WORTH, TX. Vols. 1 & 2.
Austin Texas State Library 1977 1st. Stiff Wrs. Very Good 
Stiff green paper covers, stapled, 309 & 201 pp., map, index. "Tarrant County" in black ink on the spine of both vols & covered in old clear tape, name stamp on both covers. Prepared by North Texas University. An exhaustive listing & description of all records of Tarrent County as of 1977. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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17 Smith, Coho. Edited By Iva Roe Logan. COHOGRAPHS
Ft. Worth Branch-Smith 1976 1st. Near Fine Very Good 
D.j. (illus. by Smith's drawing of a battle w/the Comanches in 1847), 179 pp., illus. index. He came to Texas in 1842, helped John Neely Bryan build the first house in Dallas, was captured by Comanches, joined the Texas Rangers. Always carried his journal & drawing equipment, using them to record his experiences. Edited by his granddaughter. Very scarce to rare. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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18 Stephens, Robert W. MANNEN CLEMENTS. Texas Gunfighter.
N.P. Author 1996 1st. Cloth Fine 
Brown cloth, 98 pp., photos. Ltd. 250c, signed. Clements, a cousin of John Wesley Hardin, killed several men. First full biography of Clements. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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19 Walker, Dale. C.L. SONNICHSEN, GRASSROOTS HISTORIAN.
El Paso TWP 1972 1st edition Cloth Fine No Jacket 
A Short biography of C.L. Sonnichsen. Illustrated. Signed by Sonnichsen. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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20 Walker, Peter F. VICKSBURG. A People at War 1860-1865.
Wilmington Broadfoot 1987 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 235 pp., illus., index.The story of the people of Vicksburg and their city, caught in the Civil War and held under seige for fourteen months. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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