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1 Adams, Florene Chapman. HOPKINS COUNTY AND OUR HERITAGE.
N.P. N.p. 1976 1st. Dec. Cloth Near Fine 
White cloth w/blue letting & red, white & blue decoration, 252 pp., photos, biblio. History of the county: schools, historical markers, communities, family biographies, depression days, autobiog. of author, etc. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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2 Bailey, Anne J. BETWEEN THE ENEMY AND TEXAS: PARSON'S TEXAS CAVALRY IN THE CIVIL WAR.
Fort Worth TCU 1989 1st. Cloth & Dec. Boards Fine 
355 pp., illus., photos, maps. Cloth with paper covered boards, no d.j. issued. Nice work on Parson's Texas Cavalry, recruited from North Texas, who fought in Arkansas, Missouri, & Louisiana. Embossed stamp on title page. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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3 Burns, John SUMMERS AT LAMBSHEAD.
N.p. Author 1977 1st. Wrs. Fine 
Cream colored paper covers w/black lettering & brand, 48 pp. with 26 pp. of photos and a large foldout genealogy of the Matthew/Reynolds family. Reminiscences of the family and Lambshead ranch. A very limited edition only for the family. Warmly INSCRIBED by Burns to Ben & Rosetta Pingenot-"Welcome to Lambshead". 
Price: 175.00 USD
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4 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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5 Cisneros, Jose. FACES OF THE BORDERLANDS.
El Paso TWP 1977 1st. Wrs. Fine 
Stiff paper covers, 21 drawings (2 in color) of faces of people of the border which Cisneros produced for the Witte Museum in San Antonio. SIGNED by Cisneros. SWS #52 
Price: 30.00 USD
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6 Crissey, William E. WARRENSBURG, MISSOURI. A History With Folk Lore.
Warrensburg (?) Star Journal 1924 1st. Edition Wrs. Near Fine No Jacket 
Wrs. tied w/ cord, illus. History of Warrensburg, MO., county seat of Johnson Cty., about 65 mi. SE of Kansas City. 1836-1924. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Fuchs, Richard L. AN UNERRING FIRE. The Massacre at Fort Pillow.
Rutherford Associated Univesity Presses 1994 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 190 pp., photos, index. An account of the confederate massacre of Union troops, most of whom were African American, at Fort Pillow near Memphis, Tennessee. The fort was inadequately defended and the soldiers easily defeated. Their slaughter led to charges of a racist massacre 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8 Haile, Berard. THE NAVAJO WAR DANCE. A Brief Narrative of Its Meaning & Practice.
St. Michaels St. Michaels Press 1946 1st. Edition Wrs. Near Fine No Jacket 
illus. Very scarce. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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9 Kinney County Hist. Comm. KINNEY COUNTY: 125 Years of Growth 1852-1977
N.P. N.p. 1977 1st. Dec. Bds. Near Fine 
Cream colored boards w/brown letters & decoration, 159 pp. plus 80 pp., photos, family histories, index. Also includes reprint of New World Study Club booklet--KINNEY COUNTY: Brackettville, Spofford, Ft. Clarke, which includes: 1)reprint of Charles Kartes account of Kinney County pub., 1907, 2)Accounts & Pictures of the past, which includes THE RIO GRANDE COLONY by C.C. Rister, & 3) Kinney County of Today. Name inside front & gift message on dedication page. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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10 Lane, Gen. Walter P. THE WAR FOR TEXAS INDEPENDENCE.
Austin Jenkins & Foster 1985 1st. Wrs. Fine 
12 pp. Introd. by John Jenkins. A reprint of the section of Lane's book-THE ADVENTURES & RECOLLECTIONS OF GEN. WALTER P. LANE....---that relates to the Texas revolution. Ltd. 400c. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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11 Lowman, Al. FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, SAN MARCOS, TEXAS.
San Marcos San Marcos Record 1972 1st. Dec. Wrs, Very Good Jose Cisneros 
Tan extended paper covers (edges worn) wtih illus. of church on front, 29 pp. with a two page BIRD'S EYE VIEW OF SAN MARCOS IN 1881. Illus. by Jose Cisneros. Designed by William R. Holman. History of the church on its 125th anniversary along with information on founder, charter members, & several notable persons connected with it such as Gen. Edward Burleson, Rev. Homer S. Thrall, & others. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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12 Miller, Nyle H. & Jos. W. Snell. WHY THE WEST WAS WILD.
Topeka Ks. State Hist. Soc. 1963 1st. . Very Good Near Fine 
D.j. (price clipped), 685 pp., photos, index. Hinges slightly loosed. Guns #1498-Adams " I believe this to be one of the most important books on this period." A most valuable addition to the history of the Kansas cow towns & their law officers. SIGNED by both authors. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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13 Mosby, Col. John S. MOSBY'S WAR REMINISCENCES and STUARTS CAVALRY CAMPAIGNS.
N. Y. Dodd, Mead and Co. 1898 Leather Very Good 
Red leather w/a black spine label, marbled endpapers, frontis., 264 pp. Professionally rebound. Contents in very nice condition with a few small brown spots. This appears to be the unauthorized version of this edition as it has 264 pp. versus 258 pp. in the regular edition. The memoirs of one of the Confederacy's most colorful and effective cavalry leaders. His independent command waged guerilla war behind Federal lines in northern Virginia. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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14 Ogletree, Mardema, (Project Director) THE HERITAGE OF LAMB COUNTY.
Dallas Curtis Media Corp. 1992 1st. Cloth Fine 
Black cloth with gilt lettering & paste-on color reproduction of Peter Hurd's mural on front cover, 549 pp., photos, index. Ranches, war veterans, history, and mainly family histories. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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15 Palmer Preservation Soc. THE HISTORY OF PALMER, TEXAS.
Palmer Palmer Preservation Soc. 1994 1st. Cloth w/color Illus. Fine 
Black cloth with color photo on front cover, 314 pp., photos, endpaper photos, surname index. Family stories from pp. 83 to 259. History of Ellis county town. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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16 Patterson, B.D. 1982 CONFEDERATE HISTORY SYMPOSIUM
Hillsboro Hill Junior College 1982 1st. Dec. Bds. Fine 
119 pp., index. The third symposium held at Hill College with the topic being "Texas Confederate Military Units". Essays include: Grandbury's Texas Brigade by Dr. Norman Brown; Ross' Texas Cavalry Brigade by Dr. Homer Kerr; From Valverde to Bisland: A Brief History of the Sibley Brigade by Dr. Jerry Thompson; Hood's Texas Brigade by Dr. Harold Simpson; and The tribulations of the Second Texas Infantry in Mississippi, 1862-1863 by Dr. J.E. Chance. Limited #72/75. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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17 Patterson, B.D. PROCEEDINGS 1995 CONFEDERATE HISTORY SYMPOSIUM
Hillsboro Hill Junior College 1995 1st. Dec. Bds. Fine 
101 pp. Sixteenth Annual symposium held at Hill College. The year's topic being Texas Rangers in the War Between the States. Essays include: Ben McCulloch by Dr. Odie Faulk; Henry McCulloch by Dr. David Smith; Lawrence 'Sul' Ross by Dr. James Pohl; and John S. 'RIP' Ford by Dr. Ralph Widener, Jr. #36/75 copies. Previous owners embossed stamp on Title page. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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18 Patterson, B.D. PROCEEDINGS 1996 CONFEDERATE HISTORY SYMPOSIUM
Hillsboro Hill Junior College 1996 1st. Dec. Bds. Fine 
98 pp. The seventeenth symposium held at Hill College. The topic being The Other Confederate Generals. Essays include: General Albert Sidney Johnston by Dr. Odie Faulk; General Braxton Bragg by Dr. Grady McWhiney; General Joseph E. Johnston by Dr. James W. Pohl; and General E. Kirby Smith by Dr. Norman Brown. #15/50 copies. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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19 Phillips, David A SOLDIER'S STORY. The Double Life of a Confederate Spy
N. Y. Metro Books 1997 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 128 pp., illus., index. Accounts from the diary of Major Isaac N. Smith of the 22nd Virginia Infantry of his service as a field officer and then as a spy for the confederacy. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Rhea, Gordon C. TO THE NORTH ANNA RIVER. Grant and Lee May 13-25, 1864
Baron Rouge LSU 2000 1st. Near Fine Fine 
D.j., 505 pp., maps, photos, index. A narrative of the initial campaign between Grant and Lee in 1864, that became the battle of North Anna (23-26 May 1864) . Small stain at bottom of spine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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