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Cat 194

Cat 194

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1 STATEMENT CONCERNING FORT CLARK, TEXAS.
1st. Wrs, Very Good 
A 10 page Statement setting out reasons why Fort Clark in Kinney County should be retained as a permanent military post. No author or date but circa 1946. Sets out quite a bit of information about the post & surrounding area. Unusual. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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2 Cage, James C., compiled by. MAXON SCOUT.
San Antonio Naylor 1968 1st. Stiff Wrs. Fine 
25 pp., notes. The field notes of Lt. Mason Maxon made during a scout into the area north of the Davis Mountains while searching for Victorio's band of renegades who fled the Mescalero Reservation from March to July 1880. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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3 Campbell, Randolph B. A SOUTHERN COMMUNITY IN CRISIS. Harrison County, Texas, 1850-1880
Austin TSHA 1983 1st. Quarter Leather & Marbled Bds Fine Boxed 
Slipcase, #46 of 75c bound in quarter brown morocco with marbled boards, 443 pp., 8 full page monochrome plates, map, index. SIGNED. A history of Harrison County pre-war, during the Civil War, and through Reconstruction. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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4 Campbell, Randolph B. CARPETBAG RULE IN RECONSTRUCTION TEXAS: AN ENDURING MYTH.
Austin TSHA 1994 1st. Paper Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Stiff illus. paper covers, pp. 587-754, cover illus. of Tehuacana Creek Indian Council. Campbell's article pp. 587-596. Also Weiss-The Texas Rangers Revisited pp. 621-642; and Klos-The 1859 Expulsion of the Reserve Indians from Texas. Vol. XCVII, No. 4, April, 1994. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 Conger, Roger N. INSULTS, INNUENDOS AND INVECTIVE: WACO IN 1897.
Waco Author 1973 1st. Wrs. Fine 
Stiff red paper covers, 11 pp., frontis. About the bitter controversy between Brann's ICONOCLAST and Baylor Univ. in 1897, eventually leading to Brann's death by a bullet in the back. Ltd. to 300c. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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CHRONICLE OF A SMALL TOWN., Corder, Jim W.
6 Corder, Jim W. CHRONICLE OF A SMALL TOWN.
Coll. Sta. Tx. A&M 1989 1st. Fine Fine 
175 pp., illus. by the author. Memories of a small West Texas town, located in Kent County, in the 30's and 40's from memories and the Jayton Chronicle newspaper. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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7 Daniel, Jean Houston Baldwin (Mrs. Price Daniel) THE GOVERNOR'S MANSION OF TEXAS.
Waco 1960 1st. Stiff Wrs. Fine 
Stiff gray paper covers with black lettering, 14 pp. Limited to 200 SIGNED copies (#190). A speech delivered by Mrs. Daniel to The Open Forum in Austin in 1960. Interesting information on the Mansion. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8 De Leon, Thomas Cooper. FOUR YEARS IN REBEL CAPITALS. An Inside View of Life in the Southern Confederacy, From Birth to Death.
Alexandria Time-Life 1983 Leather Near Fine No D.j. Issued 
Black leather w/gilt lettering, 375 pp., appendix. Fine copy except two small triangular tears on front endpapers. Collector's Library of the Civil War. Harwell-IN TALL COTTON, #40. DeLeon spent most of the War on duty in Richmond. His book is based on copious notes made during the War years. Reproduction of the 1890 edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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9 Ecelbarger, Gary L. WE ARE IN FOR IT: The First Battle of Kernstown.
Shippensburg White Mane Pub. Co. 1997 1st. Hard Cover Fine Fine 
D.j., 370 pp., illus. The full story of the first clash in the series that comprised Stonewall Jackson's legendary Shenandoah Valley campaign. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Ecelbarger, Gary L. WE ARE IN FOR IT: The First Battle of Kernstown.
Shippensburg White Mane Pub. Co. 1997 1st. Hard Cover Fine Fine 
D.j., 370 pp., illus. The full story of the first clash in the series that comprised Stonewall Jackson's legendary Shenandoah Valley campaign. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Elliot, W.J. THE SPURS
Spur The Texas Spur 1939 1st. Cloth Fine 
274 pp., 4 photos. Reese-SIX SCORE #37-While rather crudely printed and written, it give more of the flavor of the Spur Ranch than any other book. Author worked for the Spur and there are many tales of his personal experiences & those of his friends. Cattle drives, storms, pioneers, life & death on the range. 
Price: 500.00 USD
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12 Erwin, Allen A. THE SOUTHWEST OF JOHN HORTON SLAUGHTER. Pioneer Cattleman & Trail-driver of Texas, the Pecos, & Arizona & Sheriff of Tombsto
Glendale A.H. Clark Co. 1965 1st. Hard Cover Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 368 pp., illus., index. Forewords by Ramon Adams & Wm. McLeod Raine. An excellent Texas/Arizona/Southwest/Cattlman/Lawmen/Outlaw item. Slaugher fought in the Civil War, was a Texas Ranger, Army scout, and trail driver. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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13 Ezell, Camp THE HISTORICAL STORY OF BEE COUNTY, TEXAS.
Beeville Beeville Pub. Co. 1973 1st. Cloth Fine 
Green cloth w/gilt lettering, 258 pp. plus 34 pp. of photos at the end. Early Texas history, arrival of colonists, Texas as a Republic, & the organization of Bee County, the various communities in Bee County, legal hangins, Beeville's formation as a city, etc. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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14 Gibson, A.M. THE KICKAPOOS. Lords of the Middle Border.
Norman U. of Okla. 1963 1st. Cloth Near Fine Very Good 
D.j., 391 pp., map, photos, index. History of this tribe of extremely successful warriors, who served as mercenaries for many invaders but resisted white settlement and acculturation to maintain their independence. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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15 Gordon, Gen. John B. REMINSCENCES OF THE CIVIL WAR
Alexandria Time-Life 1981 Leather Fine No D.j. Issued 
Black leather w/gilt lettering, 474 pp., frontis., portraits, index. Collector's Library of the Civil War. Gordon participated in nearly every major battle in the East. He also comments on some where he was not a party. His reminiscences are considered among the finest by a general officer. Reproduction of 1903 edition. Harwell-IN TALL COTTON, #71. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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16 Gordon, Gen. John B. REMINSCENCES OF THE CIVIL WAR
Alexandria Time-Life 1981 Leather Fine No D.j. Issued 
Black leather w/gilt lettering, 474 pp., frontis., portraits, index. Collector's Library of the Civil War. Gordon participated in nearly every major battle in the East. He also comments on some where he was not a party. His reminiscences are considered among the finest by a general officer. Reproduction of 1903 edition. Harwell-IN TALL COTTON, #71. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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17 Gray, Wm. Fairfax. THE DIARY OF WILLIAM FAIRFAX GRAY. From Virginia to Texas, 1835-1837.
Houston Fletcher Young Pub. 1965 Facsimile Reprint Cloth Fine 
230 pp. BTB #79-The best account of events in Texas during the Revolution written as they occurred. No other work equals his diary for immediacy, perceptiveness and readability. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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18 Greaser, Galen. NEW GUIDE TO SPANISH AND MEXICAN LAND GRANTS IN SOUTH TEXAS
Austin Texas General Land Office 2009 1st. Dec. Wrs, Fine 
Stiff decorated paper covers, 343 pp., index, map. Contains 363 expanded entries for the Spanish and Mexican land grants in South Texas that are documented in the General Land office. Includes a history of the issuance and confirmation of the grants and four apendecies with related topics. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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19 Green, Ben K. Ben Green Tales: 2. UP FOOL'S HILL AHORSEBACK.
Flagstaff Northland 1974 1st. Cloth Near Fine None 
Yellow cloth w/gilt lettering on spine & cover, 79 pp., illus. by John Hampton. Ben Green Tales was published as a four volume set in a slipcase & sells for over $200. This is one of the four separate volumes from a broken set. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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20 Green, Ben K. THE VILLAGE HORSE DOCTOR: West of the Pecos.
N.Y. Knopf 1971 1st. Cloth Very Good Very Good 
D.j. (price clipped), 306 pp., illus. by Lorence Bjorklund. SIGNED by Green, gift insription on fly. One of Green's "Big Four" books. Recollections of his years at Ft. Stockton & his horse patients. Dykes-50 Great Western Illustrators--Bjorklund. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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