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1 Adams, Ramon F. MORE BURS UNDER THE SADDLE. Books & Histories of the West.
Norman U. Of Ok. 1979 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 182 pp., index. In this work, Adams evaluates 233 additional works not in BURS UNDER THE SADDLE, pub. in 1964. Nothing equals these two works on books on the West. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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2 Carroll, John M., compiled, edited, and written by. CUSTER IN TEXAS: AN INTERRUPTED NARRATIVE.
N. Y. Sol Lewis Liveright 1975 1st. Very Good Very Good 
D.j. (small water stain on front cover), 288 pp., illus., index. Includes narratives of 1st Iowa Cavalry, 7th Indiana Cav., 5th Illinois Cav., 2nd Wisconsin Cav., info. on mutiny of Custer's command in Louisiana. Has 36 illus. by Jose Cisneros, Schiwetz, others & photos. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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3 Corder, Jim W. HUNTING LIEUTENANT CHADBOURNE.
Athens U. of Georgia 1993 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 169 pp., illus., notes. The story of the author's hunt to find out about Lt. Theodore Lincoln Chadbourne, killed at Resaca de la Palma in 1846 in the Mexican War. Ft. Chadbourne, southwest of Abilene, was named for him. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 Devereaux, Linda Ericson. THE TEXAS NAVY.
Nacogdoches Ericson Bks. 1983 1st. Wrs. Very Good 
Original paper covers & the text has been disbound & placed in a notebook, 143 pp., index. Copies of sketches of vessels by Schiwetz and others, muster rolls, Navy service records, officers. Good work on the Texas Navy. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 Devol, George H. FORTY YEARS A GAMBLER ON THE MISSISSIPPI.
Austin Steck Co. 1967 Cloth Fine Mylar 
Decorated maroon cloth, 300 pp., frontis., illus. Fine facsimile reproduction of the 1887 edition. The best book on a gambler in the Southwest, bar none. Gambling on the Mississippi, Gen. Ben Butler in New Orleans during Reconstruction, more. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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6 Ellis County. THE TEXAS SPIRIT OF '17.
Dallas Army & Navy Hist. Co. 1919 1st. Sim. Leather Near Fine 
Embossed brown simulated leather cover, 197 pp., photos. A general history of WWI and many photos of Ellis County citizens who took part, either in the military, Red Cross, etc. Fine condition for age. Very scarce. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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7 Faulk, Odie B. GENERAL TOM GREEN. Fightin' Texan.
Waco Texian Press 1963 1st. Cloth Fine 
Cloth w/paper cover attached, 77 pp. + 8 pp. of photos, index. Introd. by Rupert N. Richardson. Green was in the Texas Revolution & the Civil War, dying at Blair's Landing. Was Sec. of State & Clerk of Supreme Ct. in the Republic. Fought in N.M. with Sibley, at the recapture of Galveston, & at Mansfield. This #22 of 34 copies specially bound. INSCRIBED by Faulk. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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8 Lundberg, John R. THE FINISHING STROKE. Texans in the 1864 Tennessee Campaign.
Abilene McWhiney Foundation Press 2002 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 176 pp., photos, index. Foreword by Michael Parrish. Military History of Texas Series Number One. The Battle of Franklin and others, Sul Ross's Texas Brigade, Matt Ector's Texas Brigade, & more. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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9 Metz, Leon C. DALLAS STOUDENMIRE. El Paso Marshal.
Norman U. Ok. 1979 1st WFL ed. Fine Fine 
D.j., 162 pp., illus., photos, index. Guns #2486-first complete biography of this famous gunman & lawman. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Morrell, Z.N. FLOWERS AND FRUITS IN THE WILDERNESS or 46 Years in Texas & 2 Winters in Honduras.
Irving Griffin Graphic Arts 1966 Cloth Very Good 
Cloth w/paper labels on spine & front, 412 pp., frontis. First modern reprint of the third & best edition. BTB #146(D)- Dobie-"best circuit rider's chronicle of the southwest". Nice copy except cloth bunched on front cover. Contents fine. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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11 Parsons, Chuck. "PIDGE". A TEXAS RANGER FROM VIRGINIA.
Wolfe City Hennington Pub. Co. 1985 1st. Sim. Leather Fine 
Cream colored leatherette, 147 pp., photos, index. #491 of 500c, SIGNED. Life & letters of Lt. T.C. Robinson, Washington Cty. Volunteer Militia Co. A. McNelly's invasion of Mexico; Sutton-Taylor Feud. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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12 Priest, John Michael. NOWHERE TO RUN. The Wilderness, May 4th & 5th, 1864; and VICTORY WITHOUT TRIUMPH. The Wilderness, May 6th & 7th, 1864, Volume II.
Shippenburg White Mane Pub. Co. 1995 1st. Near Fine Near Fine 
Two volume set published in 1995 & 1996, both with d.j. NOWHERE has 316 pp., 29 photos, 45 maps, index. VICTORY has 331 pp., 38 maps, 39 photos, index. Excellent & very thorough work on Chancellorsville, the start of Grant's final offensive against Lee. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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13 Richardson, Rupert N. Ed. By Kenneth R. Jacobs THE COMANCHE BARRIER TO SOUTH PLAINS SETTLEMENT.
Austin Eakin Press 1996 Cloth Fine 
Decorated red cloth, 260 pp., photos, illus. by Barbara Whitehead, index. Reprint of the revised edition with13,000 words deleted from the original edition & 11 photos made between 1869-1875 by William S. Soule while post photographer at Ft. Sill. New introd. by A.C.Greene. One of Fifty Best Books on Texas.. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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14 Speer, Bonnie S. THE KILLING OF NED CHRISTIE. Cherokee Outlaw.
Norman Reliance Press 1990 1st. Stiff Pict. Wrs. Near Fine 
Stiff paper covers w/photo of Chrisie, 169 pp., photos, index. INSCRIBED by Speer. First printing. One of Indian Territory's most hunted outlaws who was accused of killing a U.S. Deputy Marshal. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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15 Walker, Dale L. DEATH WAS THE BLACK HORSE. Story of Rough Rider Buckey O'Neill.
Austin Madrona Press 1975 1st. Quarter Black Morocco & Cloth Fine Slipcase 
Black morocco spine & blue cloth, slipcase. 200 pp. with 2 original short stories by O'Neill. Frontis. illus by Cisneros. Design by Hertzog. SIGNED by Walker, Hertzog, and Bob Weddle of Madrona Press. #84/200c. Fine biography of O'Neill--Roughrider, Sheriff of Yavapai County & mayor of Prescott, who died in Cuba at San Juan Hill. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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