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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 KINNEY COUNTY. Brackettville, Spofford, Ft. Clark
Brackettville New World Study Club 1947 1st. Stiff Wrs. Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Stiff blue paper covers, 80 pp., photos, ads. Contains a reprint of an account of Kinney County by Charles Kartes pub. in 1907, other accounts & pictures of the past, and Kinney County of Today (1947). Ex-library from the DRT with small stamp on first page. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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3 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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4 1907 THE RATH TRAIL.
Wichita McCormick-Armstrong 1961 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 204 pp., photos, index. Owner comments on fly. The biography of Charles Rath-Indian trader, buffalo hunter, maker of trails. Guns #1803. Rath established the Rath trail from Rath City, Tx. to Dodge City. Much on dealings with Indians. Adobe Walls, etc. SIGNED. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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5 Adams, Andy. A TEXAS MATCHMAKER.
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1904 1st. Cloth Very Good None 
Decorated cloth, 355 pp., illus. by E. Boyd Smith. Bookplate, top spine worn, otherwise nice copy. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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6 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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7 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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8 Albaugh, William A., III CONFEDERATE EDGED WEAPONS.
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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9 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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10 Arnold, Oren and John P. Hale. HOT IRONS - HERALDRY OF THE RANGE.
N.Y. Macmillian 1940 1st., 1st Prtg. Cloth Good No D.j. Issued 
Cloth (soiled), no d.j., 242 pp., brands illus. on endpapers & in text. Front hinge cracked. INSCRIBED by both authors with both author's brands burnt into the bottom edges. First printing April 1940. The history of American cattle brands. Contents very nice. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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11 Benedict, Carl P. A TENDERFOOT KID ON GYP WATER
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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12 Boatright, Mody C. & Donald Day, Ed. FROM HELL TO BREAKFAST
Austin TFS 1944 1st. Cloth Fine No D.j. Issued 
Tan cloth w/gilt letters, 215 pp. Tx. Folklore Soc. Publication XIX. Tales, songs & legends of the southwest. White Comanches by Jeffries; Tales of Two Companions by Dobie; The Low Down On Jim Bowie by Sears; Ear Marks by Hortense Ward; Adventures of a Ballad Hunter by Lomax; & more. Appears to be Inscribed by Donald Day. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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13 Boatright, Mody C.; Wilson M. Hudson; Allen Maxwell, ed. MESQUITE AND WILLOW.
Dallas SMU 1957 1st. Cloth Very Good Very Good 
D.j., 203 pp. Texas Folklore Soc. Publication XXVII. Contains The Legend of Gregorio Cortez by Americo Paredes; Br'er Rabbit Watches Out for Himself in Mexico by Dobie; The Western Bad Man as Hero by Boatright; and much more. Herd 280; Six-Guns 231. Gift inscription on fly. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 Bowers, Eugene & Evelyn Oppenheimer. RED RIVER DUST.
Waco Word Books 1968 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 178 pp., map, illus. Stories of the people and events in the Red River Valley, one of the oldest settled areas of Texas. Introd. by Frank X. Tolbert. SIGNED by both authors. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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15 Brackenridge, R. Douglas. VOICE IN THE WILDERNESS. A History of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Texas.
San Antonio Trinity Univ. 1968 1st. Cloth Fine Very Good 
D.j., 192 pp., index. Detailed & comprehensive study of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Texas. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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16 Brown, George Rothwell. THE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE. The Romantic Story of John N. Garner.
N. Y. Brewer, Warren & Putnam 1932 1st. Cloth Very Good Very Good 
D.j. (minor tears & soil), 162 pp., photos. Ike Moore bookplate & name. Biography of a powerful Texas politician who later became Vice President. Contents fine except for minor browning of endpapers. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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17 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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18 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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19 Clarke, Mary Whatley THOMAS J. RUSK. Soldier, Statesman, Jurist
Austin Jenkins 1971 1st. Hard Cover Fine Fine 
D.j. (price clipped), 274 pp., illus., index. Rusk was a leading force in Texas from 1835 to 1857. He was President of the Convention that wrote the Texas Constitution, Secretary of War, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, and was elected to the Senate, along with Sam Houston. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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20 Clarke, Mary Whatley. THE PALO PINTO STORY.
Ft. Worth Manney Co. 1956 1st. Cloth Very Good Mylar 
Maroon cloth (spine ends worn, small tear), mylar d.j., 172 pp. + 36 pp. of photos preceding the preface, index. Gift inscription on endpaper. Guns#432; Herd #470. Chapter on Sam Bass. Indian fights, Civil War years, cattle & range stories. A good Texas county history. The author was raised in Palo Pinto County. Nicely INSCRIBED. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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