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CAT 192

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1 Adams, Ramon F. THE LEGENDARY WEST.
Dallas Dallas Pub. Lib. 1276 1st. Wrappers Fine No Jacket 
47 p., illus. Catalog of an exhibition of rare books at the Dallas Public Library. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 Alexander, Bob WINCHESTER WARRIORS. Texas Rangers of Company D, 1874-1901.
Denton UNT 2009 1st. As New As New 
D.j., 402 pp., photos, index. SIGNED. Fine new work on the Texas Rangers by Waxahachie author. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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3 Broadfoot, Tom. CIVIL WAR BOOKS. A Priced Checklist with Advice.
Wilmington Broadfoot Pub. 1996 4th Ed. Cloth Near Fine None 
Gray cloth w/gilt lettering & decoration, 936 pp. A listing of Civil War books and Broadfoot's opinion of their retail value. A very useful guide. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 Clack, Mary Hampton; Katharyn Duff & Betty Kay Seibt PIONEER DAYS...TWO VIEWS: EARLY DAYS IN WEST TEXAS and RECOLLECTIONS OF MISS TOMMIE CLACK.
Abilene Zachry Assoc. 1979 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 234 pp., endpaper map, photos, illus. Two vols. in one reprint of the rare "Early Days in West Texas" by Mary Hampton Clack originally pub. in 1932 on her pioneer life in Texas in the 1870's & 1880's, and a first printing of her niece's "Recollections of Miss Tommie Clack" written when she was 95. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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5 Clay, John. MY LIFE ON THE RANGE.
N. Y. Antiquarian Press 1961 Cloth Fine 
405 pp., photos, index. First published in 1924, this is a fine reprint of a range cattle industry classic. Well written book about the author's (a well-educated Scotsman) ranch experiences. Many incidents of the Johnson County War & some about Tom Horn. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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6 Cohen, Judith Singer. COWTOWN MODERNE. Art Deco Architecture of Fort Worth, Texas.
Coll. Sta. Tx. A&M 1988 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 202 pp., many photos, index. SIGNED. Announcement & newspaper reviews laid in. Published w/the cooperation of the Ft. Worth Chaper, American Institute of Architects. Details the history & shows the wonderful architecture of Art Deco Ft. Worth. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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7 Davis, Steven L. J. FRANK DOBIE. A Liberated Mind.
Austin U. Of Tx. 2009 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 284 pp., photos, index. A balanced but ultimately favorable view of Dobie, who has been widely praised and widely denounced. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8 Dearen, Patrick HALFF OF TEXAS. Merchant Rancher of the Old West.
Austin Eakin Press 2000 1st. Cloth Fine 
Slipcase, 173 pp., map, photos, index. Limited #99/110c., SIGNED. Story of Mayer Halff who built the largest dry goods business in the Southwest, and used the finances to found several famous Texas ranches including the JM on the Pecos River, the Quien Sabe near Midland, the Circle Dot in the Big Bend, the Mallet on the South Plains, & the Schreiner & Halff in South Texas. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9 Denney, Robert E. CIVIL WAR PRISONS & ESCAPES. A Day-by-Day Chronicle.
N. Y. Sterling Pub. 1993 1st. Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
D.j., 309 pp., 8 pp. photo section, index. Foreword by Edwin C. Bearss. Based on diaries & letters of prisoners, newspaper stories & Official Records of the war. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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10 Dykes, Jeff C. LAW ON A WILD FRONTIER. Four Sheriffs of Lincoln County.
Wash., D.C. Westerners-Potomac Corral 1969 1st. Edition Boards Very Good No Jacket Signed by Author
Photos. #68/250c in hardback, signed by Dykes. Short sketches of William Brady, Pat Garrett, John W. Poe, & George Curry. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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11 Dykes, Jeff. MY DOBIE COLLECTION.
Coll.Sta. Tx. A&M 1971 1st. Edition Wrappers Fine No Jacket 
Illus. Friends of Tx. A&M Lib. Keepsake #1. Dykes' description of many rare Dobie items in his collection. Dykes gave his Dobie collection to the library to fill out their Range Livestock Collection, which he had sold to them. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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12 Edward, David B. THE HISTORY OF TEXAS, or The Emigrant's, Farmer's, and Politician's Guide to the Character, Climate, Soil & Productions of That Country, ...
Austin TSHA 1990 Quarter Leather & Buckram Fine 
363 pp., foldout map, index. Introduction by Margaret Henson. #146 of 150c. in buckram slipcase. Basic Tx. Bks #53-one of the best accounts of Texas on the eve of the revolutions, this also includes the early actions in revolt through 1835. One of the few choice early histories of Texas altho the author was clearly anti-Texan at heart. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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13 Edwards, Emily. STONES, BELLS, LIGHTED CANDLES.
San Antonio DRT Lib. 1981 1st. Edition Wrappers Fine No Jacket 
photos. Personal Memories of the Old Ursuline Academy in San Antonio at the Turn of the Century by an accomplished writer & 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 Edwards, John N. SHELBY'S EXPEDITION TO MEXICO.
Austin Steck Co. 1964 Cloth Fine Mylar 
Black cloth w/gilt lettering, slipcase, mylar, 139 pp., map, plates (some in color), photos. Facsimile reprint. Story of Shelby's Missourians & others who fled to Mexico rather than surrender. They marched from Marshall to Eagle Pass, buried their flag in the Rio Grande, & went to Mexico. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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15 Elwonger, Steve ...IN THE LINE OF DUTY
Dallas Taylor 1991 1st. Fabricoid Fine 
132 pp., illus. Written as a memorial to officers that have died in the line of duty in Dallas, Tx. Includes portraits and biographies of each. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 Ely, Stanley E. IN JEWISH TEXAS. A Family Memoir.
Ft.Worth TCU 1998 1st. Fine Fine 
276 pp., photos. Family history from the immigration of his parents & grandparents to Galveston from Russia, his family in Dallas, and his own years in New York. INSCRIBED. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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17 Emery, J. Gladston COURT OF THE DAMNED. Being a Factual Story of the Court of Judge Isaac C. Parker and the Life and Times of the Indian Territory and Old Fort Smith.
N.Y. Comet Press 1959 1st. Very Good Near Fine 
194 pp., illus. Minor brown spots on endpapers & top edge. An interesting account of the legendary court of Judge Parker and many well-known outlaws of the Indian Territory. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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18 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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19 Fischer, Ernest G. ROBERT POTTER. Founder of the Texas Navy.
Gretna Pelican Pub. 1976 1st. Near Fine Very Good 
258 pp., frontis, index. Names on endpapers. Biography of Potter who was a midshipman at fifteen, a signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence and Secretary of the Texas Navy. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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20 Fitzgerald, Hugh Nugent. GOVERNORS I HAVE KNOWN
Austin Austin American Stateman 1929 1st. Embossed Leatherette Near Fine 
69 pp., photos, cartoons. Short essays about 14 Texas governors by a veteran political newspaper writer & editor. Covers Gov. E.M. Pease, Hogg, Culberson, both Fergusons, Hobby, Neff, Moody, Sterling, and others. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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