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CAT 204

CAT 204

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1 THE ANNALS OF THE WAR WRITTEN BY LEADING PARTICIPANTS, NORTH & SOUTH. Originally Published in the Philadelphia Weekly Times.
Dayton Morningside 1988 Cloth Fine No D.j. Issued 
Cloth, 839 pp., illus., index. A facsimile reprint of the 1878 edition. 56 separate articles. Fine copy. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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BETWEEN THE CRACKS OF HISTORY. Essays on Teaching and Illustrating Folklore., Abernethy, Francis E., ed. By.
2 Abernethy, Francis E., ed. By. BETWEEN THE CRACKS OF HISTORY. Essays on Teaching and Illustrating Folklore.
Denton U. Of N. Tx. 1997 1st. Fine Fine 
284 pp., illus. by Cynthia Fisher, index. SIGNED by Abernethy. Publications of the Tx. Folklore Soc. LV. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Adams, Ramon F. THE COWMAN & HIS HUMOR.
Austin Encino Press 1969 1st. Pict. Bds. Fine Mylar 
Decorated tan boards, 71 pp., illus. #820/850c. SIGNED. Second volume of his trilogy about the cowman. Excellent copy. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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THE HORSE WRANGLER AND HIS REMUDA., Adams, Ramon F.
4 Adams, Ramon F. THE HORSE WRANGLER AND HIS REMUDA.
Austin Encino Press 1971 1st. Paper Covered Boards Fine Mylar 
Brown paper covered boards, 51 pp., with pictures on cover & endpapers by Bill Wittliff. SIGNED by Adams. #417 of 850c. A fine little book on the horse wrangler who cared for the horse remuda on trail drives. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5 Aikman, Duncan. CALAMITY JANE AND THE LADY WILDCATS.
N. Y. Blue Ribbon Books Cloth Very Good None 
Black cloth w/ orange lettering on spine, 347 pp., photos. Early reprint.Six-Guns #19-this book deals with Calamity Jane, Belle Starr, Cattle Kate, Pearl Hart, Poker Alice & some other female characters of the early West. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Almon, Bert. THIS STUBBORN SELF: Texas Autobiographies.
Ft.Worth TCU 2002 1st. Fine Fine 
419 pp. Discussions of Texas autobiographies show they reveal much about the state and its development recording geography and its history, etc. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 Alter, Judy. THISTLE HILL. The History and the House.
Ft. Worth TCU 1988 1st. Dec. Wrs. Fine 
Oblong decorated paper covers, 6"x9", 71 pp., photos. The history of the architecture of the house in Ft. Worth built by W. T. Waggoner for his daughter Electra, of the families who lived in the mansion, and the story of its preservations. INSCRIBED by Alter and by Cissy Lale who wrote the foreword. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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DEEP CREEK MERCHANT. The Story of William Henry "Pete" Snyder, Anderson, Charles G.
8 Anderson, Charles G. DEEP CREEK MERCHANT. The Story of William Henry "Pete" Snyder
Snyder Snyder Pub. Co. 1984 1st. Cloth Fine 
Decorated cloth, 240 pp., illus., index. Ltd. ed. Biography of Snyder (1836-1916) and the town of Snyder is named after him. History of Deep Creek in Scurry County and the beginnings of Snyder in 1883. SIGNED. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9 Anonymous AN ABSTRACT OF THE ORIGINAL TITLES OF RECORD IN THE GENERAL LAND OFFICE.
Austin Pemberton 1964 1st. Of This Ed. Cloth & Marbled Bds. Near Fine 
Cloth spine & corners, marbled boards w/paper label on spine, 182 pp. Facsimile reprod. of 1838 ed. Basic Tx. Bks#204(J)- one of the essential research tools on Texas lands & their settlement. Comprises a listing of all persons granted title to land in Texas, with date of grant, location, amount of land, & other details. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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THE YOUNGER BROTHERS. Their Life and Character., Appler, A. C.
10 Appler, A. C. THE YOUNGER BROTHERS. Their Life and Character.
N. Y. Frederick Fell 1955 Very Good Very Good 
245 pp., illus. D.j. worn, price clipped. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Arnold, Ann A HISTORY OF THE FORT WORTH MEDICAL COMMUNITY
Arlington Landa Press 2002 1st. Fine Fine 
D.J., 324 pp., photos, index. SIGNED by Arnold. The history of medicine in Ft. Worth from 1853 to 2003. Pioneer doctors, early hospitals, osteopaths, medical & nursing schools. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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12 Askins, Col. Charles. TEXANS, GUNS & HISTORY.
N.Y. Winchester Press 1970 1st. Cloth Fine Near Fine 
D.j. (minor edge fading), 246 pp., 32 extra pages of photos, index. Covers McNelly, Capt. John Hughes, and many other Texas Rangers; Dallas Stoudenmire, John Wesley Hardin, Sam Bass, Bonnie & Clyde and many other Texas outlaws or gunfighters. "W" stamped on fly. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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13 Austerman, Wayne R. SHARPS RIFLES AND SPANISH MULES. The San Antonio-El Paso Mail, 1851-1881.
Coll.Sta. Tx. A & M 1985 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 367 pp., illus., maps, index. A fine work on the turbulent career of the stagecoach line that stretched from San Antonio to El Paso and at times reached to Santa Fe and San Diego. See MORE BASIC TEXAS BOOKS #1. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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14 Barbour, Barton H., ed. RELUCTANT FRONTIERSMAN. James Ross Larkin on the Santa Fe Trail, 1856- 57.
Albuquerque U. Of N.M. 1990 1st. Fine Fine 
202 pp., photos, index. Excellent foreword by Marc Simmons. Larkin travelled to Santa Fe in William Bent's caravan in the fall of 1856. His diaries of the trip detail his impressions of Plains Indians & New Mexican life. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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15 Barker, Eugene C. THE LIFE OF STEPHEN F. AUSTIN.
Austin TSHA 1949 2nd Edition Near Fine Very Good 
D.j. (some wear, faded spine), 477 pp., frontis., illus., maps, index. Basic Tx. Book #7(F)-".the most-praised of all Texas biographies. One of the greatest contributions to our understanding of Texas." First printing of the Second Edition with a new preface by Barker. Very nice copy 
Price: 50.00 USD
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16 Barnett, Louise UNGENTLEMANLY ACTS. The Army's Notorious Incest Trial
New York Hill & Wang 2000 1st. Cloth & Boards Fine Fine 
D.j., 287 pp., photos, index. The examination of the trial of Captain Andrew Geddes at Fort Stockton in West Texas charged with conduct unbecoming a gentleman after he accused another officer of incest with his daughter. General William Tecumseh Sherman determined to have Geddes punished for his alleged crime. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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17 Barrett, Thomas. THE GREAT HANGING AT GAINESVILLE.
Austin TSHA 1961 1st. Of This Ed. Cloth Fine 
Brown cloth w/gilt lettering, wrs. bound in, 34 pp., frontis. Only three copies known of the original 1885 edition. Rumored unsafe to own in Gainesville after the Civil War. One of two eyewitness accounts of the hanging of Union sympathizers in 1862. Very nice reprint of the rare first with new preface. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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18 Bartlett, John Russell PERSONAL NARRATIVE OF EXPLORATIONS AND INCIDENTS IN TEXAS, NEW MEXICO, CALIFORNIA, SONORA, AND CHIHUAHUA, CONNECTED WITHTHE U.S. AND MEXICAN BOUNDARY COMMISSION 1850-1853
Chicago Rio Grande Press 1965 Simulated Leather Near Fine 
Brown leatherette, 2 vols., 506 & 624 pp., 3 foldout maps, illus., index. Small black mark on fly in both. BTB #12 (C)-the most scholarly & scientific description of Southwest Texas of its era. Bartlett was appointed Commissioner to run the boundary line between Mexico & the U.S. after the Mexican War. Has a section on the use of camels for transportation. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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19 Bennett, Noel. THE WEAVER'S PATHWAY.
Flagstaff Northland 1974 1st. Hard Cover Fine Near Fine 
64 pp., illus., notes. A clarification of the "Spirit Trail" in Navajo weaving. The spirit trail is an anomaly in Navajo rugs. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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20 Branch, Douglas. THE COWBOY AND HIS INTERPRETERS.
N.Y. Cooper Square Pub. 1976 Cloth Fine 
277 pp., illus. by Will James, Joe de Yong, & Charles M. Russell. Introd. by Harry Sinclair Drago. A fine reprint of the history of the evolution of the Western story. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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