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1 ECHOES OF GLORY. Illustrated Atlas of the Civil War.
Alexandria Time-Life 1991 1st. Sim. Leather Spine & Bds. Fine 
Brown simulated leather spine & brown boards w/ mapinset, 320 pp. with black & white & colored plates of maps, illus., ports. throughout, index. Fine copy of first edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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2 THE NATIONAL GUARDSMAN: Texas Historic Number
Austin Guardsman Pub. & Printing Co. 1st. Paper Poor No D.j. Issued 
Paper covers, approx. 10" x 15", 128 pp., photos. Both covers loose as well as several pages, pages very worn on edges, title page missing triangular piece at bottom near spine that loses very little info. No date but portraits of Woodrow Wilson & Governor William Hobby so probably in the early 1920's. Lots of ads. Articles on the 36th Div., 90th Div. & various other units as well as Texas A&M & UT. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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3 Albaugh, William A. & Edw. A. Simmons. CONFEDERATE ARMS.
Harrisburg Stackpole Books 1957 2nd Prtg. Hard Cover Very Good + Good + 
D.j., 277 pp., many illus.,directory of makers, etc. The "Bible" on Confederate-made handguns, rifles, swords, accoutrements, etc. D.j. missing 1" piece on front corner, worn on spine & top of front cover at the spine. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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4 Albaugh, William A. & Edward N. Simmons CONFEDERATE ARMS.
Wilmington Broadfoot 1993 Hard Cover As New As New 
D.j., 277 pp., many illus., directory of makers, etc. The "Bible" on Confederate-made handguns, rifles, swords, accoutrements, etc. Fine reprint of 1957 edition. As new still in shrink wrap. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Wilmington Broadfoot 1993 Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 198 pp., illus. by Carl Pugliese, directory. Reprint of 1960 edition. Fine work on Confederate swords, knives (Bowies), bayonets, & pikes & lances with a directory of persons & places connected with the manufacture of the weapons. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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6 Aniol, Claude B. THIS IS SAN ANTONIO.
San Antonio Author 1948 1st. Stiff Dec. Wrs. Fine 
Stiff paper covers, 24 unnum. pp., photos by Aniol, e.p. maps of downtown San Antonio. Excellent black & white photos of San Antonio missions, the Alamo & various other buildings 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Austin Texas Folklore Society 1943 1st. Cloth Fine 
Original glassine d.j.,115 pp., frontis., sketches by Benedict. Range life in West Texas in the 1890's. He recounted incidents of cowpunching as they occured. One of the best books ever written on the Texas range. Introduction by Dobie. Exceptional copy. HERD #238; Reese Six Score #10. Ltd. 550 copies. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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8 Bryan High School Students, Compiled By. BRAZOS COUNTY HISTORICAL TOUR.
Bryan Wallace Printing Co. 1976 1st. Paper Fine No D.j. Issued 
Paper covers w/illus. of Carnegie Public Library in Bryan on cover, 31 pp., very nice pen & ink illus. by Edie Schaffer, tour map, notes. Very nice item. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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9 Clarke, Mary Whatley DAVID G. BURNET.
Austin Pemberton 1969 1st. Cloth Fine Very Good 
D.j.,(some wear on front), 303 pp., frontis, illus., map, index. The first complete biography of Burnet, a pioneer land empresario & partner of Sam Houston. First President of Republic of Texas & later U.S. Senator. All titles by Clarke are scarce. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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10 Duff, Katharyn. ABILENE ... ON CATCLAW CREEK
Abilene Reporter Pub. Co. 1969 1st. Leather & Cloth Fine Slipcase 
Dark brown leather spine/brown cloth, slipcase, 298 pp. with 16 pp. of photos, maps, index. #151 of 200c of the Phantom Hill Edition SIGNED by Duff, Tucker Sutherland the designer, & Andres B. Shelton the publisher. Very nice history of Abilene encompassing its beginnings as a waypoint on the Texas & Pacific railroad & its role as a cattle town. Covers many early regional ranches and the ranch owners. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Coll.Sta. Friends of Tx. A&M Lib. 1971 1st. Cloth Fine Mylar 
Cloth, 43 pp., illus. #58/300c in cloth, SIGNED. Keepsake No. 1 of Friends of Texas A & M Library. Excellent bibliographic reference work by an avid book collector and friend of Dobie, who became a highly regarded Texas and Southwestern book dealer. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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12 Espinosa, Carmen. SHAWLS, CRINOLINES, FILIGREE. The Dress & Adornment of the Women of New Mexico.
El Paso TWP 1970 1st. Cloth Fine Very Good 
D.j., 61 pp., 18 plates with some in color. Designed by Carl Hertzog. Dress & adornment of the women of New Mexico are discussed and illustrated. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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M. K. KELLOGG'S TEXAS JOURNAL 1872., Friend, Llerena B.
13 Friend, Llerena B. M. K. KELLOGG'S TEXAS JOURNAL 1872.
Austin U. Of Tx. 1967 1st. Cloth Fine Very Good 
D.j., 183 pp., 15 illus., 3 maps, index. INSCRIBED by Friend. Kellogg's notes about his experiences of a mining attempt into the Wichita area with the Texas Land and Copper Association 
Price: 45.00 USD
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14 Galveston Diocese. DIOCESE OF GALVESTON CENTENNIAL 1847-1947
Houston Catholic Youth Organization 1947 1st. Boards Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Yellow pebbled boards, 174 pp., photos, 2 endpaper maps--first one showing the diocese 100 years ago including Nacogdoches, Austin, San Antonio, Laredo, & Ysleta; second map shows the diocese of 1947 including Waco, Granger & Palestine. Contains "The Missionary Years In Texas" by Carlos E. Castaneda, short biographies of early bishops, & descriptions of nine deaneries. Contents fine. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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A Brief & Condensed HISTORY OF PARSONS' TEXAS CAVALRY BRIGADE ..., Getzendaner, W.H. & A.M. Dechman.
15 Getzendaner, W.H. & A.M. Dechman. A Brief & Condensed HISTORY OF PARSONS' TEXAS CAVALRY BRIGADE ...
Waco W.M. Morrison 1962 Leather Near Fine 
Originally pub. in 1892 & printed at Waxahachie by J.M. Flemister. 96 pp., typescript. Publisher's copy in full leather with gold lettering, #1 of 5 copies in leather (ltd. to 100c.). Reprint of rare Civil War unit history. Parsons' Texas Cavalry included the 12th, 19th, 21st Regts., Morgan's Bn., & Pratt's Battery of Artillery. 
Price: 450.00 USD
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16 Graves, John. BLUE & Some Other Dogs.
Austin Encino Press 1981 1st. Cloth/bds. Fine Fine 
Mylar d.j., cloth spine & paper covered boards, 29 pp., photos. SIGNED by Graves. Story of his dog and earlier dogs. 
Price: 70.00 USD
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17 Graves, John. BLUE & Some Other Dogs.
Austin Encino Press 1981 1st. Cloth/bds. Fine Fine 
Mylar d.j., cloth spine & paper covered boards, 29 pp., photos. SIGNED by Graves. Story of his dog and earlier dogs. 
Price: 70.00 USD
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Austin Encino Press 1973 1st. Cloth w/color Illus. Fine Acetate 
Cloth spine & green paper covered boards w/colorful onlay, acetate d.j., 29 pp., illus. by Ancel Nunn. Design by William D. Wittliff. Fine copy. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Austin Encino Press 1973 1st. Cloth Near Fine Very Good 
Oblong, d.j. (worn), 186 pp. w/40 pp. of text double column & the rest photos. History of the city with 200 photos of the past. SIGNED by Greene. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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20 Haley, J.Evetts, ed. THE ADDRESS OF MR. DAN D. CASEMENT at the Thirtieth Annual meeting of the Panhandle Plains Hist. Soc. at Canyon, Texas...
Amarillo George Autry 1951 1st. Paper Fine No D.j. Issued 
Paper covers, 8 pp. Ltd. to 100c. Robinson #1 or #220 (depends on which Haley biblio.) Mr. Dan looks into the past and peels the bark off the present. Herd #426. Scarce cattle item. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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