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1 Deshields, James T. "THE FALL OF PARKER'S FORT".
Houston Union Natl. Bk. 1935 Paper Very Good None 
Paper covers, 10 pp. Reprint by the Union Natl. Bank of Houston of an extract from Border Wars of Texas by DeShields which was given to customers in the 1930's. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Dobie, J.Frank. A CORNER FOREVER TEXAS.
Austin Whatley 1st. Paper Fine No Jacket 
Paper covers, 8 pp. No date (ca. 1938). As new copy in its original shipping envelope. A separate printing of a plea by Dobie for a Texas center at the Univ. of Texas with emphasis on the Texas Collection of fine & rare books taken in part from The Alcalde, April 1938. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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3 Dobie, J.Frank. THE MEZCLA MAN.
El Paso Carl Hertzog 1954 1st. Paper Fine None 
Tan paper covers with adobe brick design, 11 pp., illus. by Cisneros. Designed & printed by Hertzog. Lowman #89. A Christmas greeting using a story from On The Open Range sent by Berthas & Frank Dobie in 1954. Perhaps the finest of Dobie's Christmas greetings. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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4 Evans, Gen. Clement A., Edited By. CONFEDERATE MILITARY HISTORY. General History Vol. 1, Parts 1 & 2
Harrisburg The Archive Society 1994 Cloth Fine No D.j. Issued 
Red cloth w/gilt lettering & seal, 2 vols., 737 pp., illus., maps, AEG, marbled endpapers. Facsimile reprint of the 1899 edition. Embossed seal on title page of first volume. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5 Farber, James. FORT WORTH IN THE CIVIL WAR.
Belton Peter Hansbrough Bell Press 1960 1st. Cloth Fine 
Light beige cloth, 58 pp., illus. First published in the Fort Worth Star Telegram, a nice work on the activities affecting Fort Worth from 1860-1865. No d.j. issued. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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6 Gard, Wayne; Dean Krakel; Joe B. Frantz; Dorman Winfrey; Gordon Frost; John Jenkins. ALONG THE EARLY TRAILS OF THE SOUTHWEST.
Austin Pemberton Press 1969 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j. (clipped), 175 pp., 6 color & many black & white illus. by Melvin Warren. Covers Old San Antonio Road, Chisholm Trail, Butterfield Overland Mail Trail, Goodnight-Loving Trail, Dodge Santa Fe Trail, and Dodge City Trail by a group of excellent authors. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7 Harris, Charles H. III A MEXICAN FAMILY EMPIRE. The Latifundio of the Sanchez Navarro Family 1765 - 1867
Austin U. Of Tx. 1975 1st. Good Very Good 
D.j., 410 pp., tables, index. Brown stain on edge of page block and on outer part of many pages. A study of a the largest latifundio ever to have existed in Mexico and all of latin America, located in the northern state of Coahuila and was composed of 17 haciendas and more than 16.5 million acres. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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8 Johnson, Gen. Bradley T. & Col. Robert White. Edited By Gen. Clement A. Evans. CONFEDERATE MILITARY HISTORY. Vol. II-Maryland & West Virginia.
Harrisburg The Archive Society 1994 Cloth Fine No D.j. Issued 
Red cloth w/gilt lettering & seal, 184 & 138 pp., illus., maps, AEG, marbled endpapers. Facsimile reprint of the 1899 edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9 Jones, Tom. HOOD'S TEXAS BRIGADE SKETCHBOOK
Hillsboro Hill College Press 1988 1st. Cloth Fine Near Fine 
D.j. (repaired small tear top spine), 8 3/4" x 11 3/4", no pagination. Ltd. 750c. Introduction by Col. Harold B. Simpson. Unique history book on Hood's Texas Brigade. Flags, uniforms, weapons & equipment of Texas Civil War soldiers. Jones created sketches based on his interpretation of contemporary photographs. 
Price: 400.00 USD
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10 Kilgore, Dan E. A RANGER LEGACY. 150 Years of Service to Texas.
Austin Madrona Press 1973 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j. (clipped, illus. by Jose Cisneros), 104 pp., index, map by Barbara Whitehead. A full account of the early Texas Rangers from their organization in Austin's colony to the later days of prohibition and the oil fields. Adams 150-#90 
Price: 80.00 USD
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11 Millard, F.S. A COWPUNCHER OF THE PECOS.
J. Marvin Hunter Paper Fine None 
Paper covers, 47 pp., illus., photos, introd. by J.Marvin Hunter. Reprint of 1928 edition circa 1950. Herd #1483-"Crudely printed & full of typographical errors, but a story of and by a genuine old cowboy." 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 Miller, Townsend. A LETTER FROM TEXAS.
Dallas Neiman Marcus 1939 1st. Boards Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Decorated boards (worn area on bottom edge of spine), 16 unnumbered pp. Designed & printed by Hertzog for Neiman Marcus. Limited to 415 copies with 300 for Neiman Marcus, 100 for Miller, & 15 for Hertzog. Lowman #14-Tom Lea assisted in the preparation of the title page. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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13 Neal, Bill. THE LAST FRONTIER. The Story of Hardeman County.
Quanah Quanah Tribune Chief 1966 1st. Dec. Cloth Fine 
Blue cloth w/gilt lettering & windmill, 276 pp., illus. by William Clay, photos. Foreword by A. C. Greene. Name on endpaper. Family histories. pp. 89 - 215. History of Hardeman County with chapters on Indians (several photos of Quanah Parker & one of Wanada, his daughter), cattlemen, a list of brands. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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14 Neal, Bill. THE LAST FRONTIER. The Story of Hardeman County.
Austin Eakin Press 1996 Dec. Cloth Fine 
Brown cloth with gold decoration, 266 pp., photos; indices to club, church, business & family histories. Reprint of 1966 edition. Foreword by A.C. Greene. History of Hardeman county with chapters on Indians (photos of Quanah Parker and his daughter, Wanada), list of cattle brands, & 120 pp. of family histories.. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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15 Nueces County Hist. Soc. THE HISTORY OF NUECES COUNTY.
Austin Jenkins 1972 1st. Quarter Leatherette & Cloth Fine 
Gilt stamped leatherette spine & brown cloth, 234 pp. + 28 pp. of photos, index. History of south Texas county formed in 1846. Corpus Christi, Civil War, Reconstruction, etc. No d.j. issued. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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16 Nunn, W.C. SOMERVELL. Story of a Texas County.
Ft. Worth TCU 1975 1st. Hard Cover Fine Fine 
258 pp., photos, index, e.p. maps. North Texas county history. Glen Rose is county seat. Dinosaur Valley State Park. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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17 Ochiltree Cty. Hist. Survey WHEATHEART OF THE PLAINS. An Early History of Ochiltree County.
Perryton Ochiltree Cty. Hist. Survey 1969 1st. Leatherette Fine 
Green leathertte with white decorations & letters, 653 pp., photos, index. History of Panhandle county with family histories from pp. 131 to end. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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18 Odom, Susan. THE GRAND OLD LADY OF PRESIDIO COUNTY. An Architectural and Historical Narrative.
Austin Nortex 2001 1st. Stiff Pict. Wrs. Near Fine 
Stiff decorated paper covers, 125 pp., photos, illus., index. SIGNED & w/a Signed letter laid in. History of the contruction and restoration of the Presidio County Courthouse in Marfa, Tx. It was designed by Alfred Giles, renowned architect, in the French Second Empire style. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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19 Phares, Ross. TEXAS TRADITION.
N. Y. Henry Holt 1954 1st. Cloth & Boards Near Fine Very Good 
D.j. (clipped, edgeworn), 239 pp., illus. by Nick Eggenhofer, index. True Tales of the Wit, Wisdom and Courage of Texas & Texans. Guns #1721; Herd #1796. Stories of gunfights, family feuds, bravery fighting men, gambling, folklore of the cattle range, etc. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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20 Powell, Lawrence Clark. A SOUTHWESTERN CENTURY. A Bibliography of 100 Books of Non-Fiction About the Southwest.
Van Nuys J.E.Reynolds 1958 1st. Cloth & Boards Fine Very Good 
D.j. (browned spine & top edge), 29 pp. Ltd. 500c. A very desirable & scarce Hertzog, Lea, & Powell collaboration. Printed by Hertzog; bound by Ward Ritchie; & several illustrations by Tom Lea. Lowman #107. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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