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1 CAMP TRAVIS, SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS.
San Antonio Texas Novelty Co. 1st. Paper Fine 
Foldout photos of Camp Travis with 22 black & white panels. No date but probably circa 1918 based on the uniforms. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 LOS PASTORES. A Christmas Drama of Old Mexico.
San Antonio Trevino Bros. Printing Co. 1949 Stiff Paper Fine None 
Stiff blue illus. paper, 168 pp. Spanish text with facing literal English translation. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 SIX IMAGES OF HISTORICAL SITES IN TEXAS.
N.P. Unknown Framed Fine 7" x 9" 
Six color images matted, each 7" x 9" with the actual images 3"x4" or less from 1878 engravings as noted on the backs. Cathedral de San Francisco; The State Insane Asylum, Austin; View of San Pedro Springs, San Antonio; Colorado River Bridge, Austin; Masonic Temple at Palestine; & Texas Military Institure, Austin. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 TEXAS HISTORICAL AND BIOGRAPHICAL MAGAZINE.
Austin J. B. Link 1st. Paper Very Good 
Missing both covers, 128 pp., illus. Appears to be the first issue with Jan. 15, 1891 date. Aricles: A Brief History of Texas, from the First Landing of White Men on its Soil in 1528, to Its Annexation to the U.S., February 19, 1846, pp. 3-22; Biographical Sketches, pp.23-31; A Chapter of Baptist History, pp. 70-117. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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5 (Wardlaw, Frank) A MAN OF AMAZING GRACE. Frank H. Wardlaw 1913-1989.
Paisano Congressional Press 1990 1st. Wrs. Fine 
A tribute to the late Frank Wardlaw, founder of two great university presses by Glen Evans, Frank Vandiver, Chester Kerr. Founded the Univ. of Tx. and Texas A&M Presses. Tailpiece illus. by Tom Lea. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Abernethy, Francis E., ed. LEGENDARY LADIES OF TEXAS.
Dallas E-Heart Press 1981 1st. Stiff Dec. Paper Very Good None 
Stiff decorated paper covers, 224 pp., ports., illus. The conflicting images and myths of Texas women from the Yellow Rose to Aunt Dicy to Belle Starr to Janis Joplin. Texas Folklore Society #43. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Abernethy, Thomas Perkins. Introd. By. MORE NEWS FROM VIRGINIA. A Further Account of BACON'S REBELLION.
Charlottesville Tracy W. McGregor Library 1943 Paper Very Good None 
Extended paper covers, 11 pp. introd., 7 pp., uncut. Finely printed ltd. edition. "Being A True and Full Relation of all Occurrences in that Countrey, Since the Death of Nath. Bacon. With An Account of Thirteen Perfons that have been tryed and Executed for their Rebellion there." Bookplate. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 Ackerman, Rita K. W. O. K. CORRAL POSTSCRIPT: The Death of Ike Clanton.
Honolulu Tatel 2006 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 352 pp., photos, appendix, index. Foreword by Leon Metz. SIGNED. Well researched book on a subject mostly neglected by other writers. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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9 Adams, Ramon F. COWBOY LINGO.
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1936 1st. Cloth Very Good None 
Brown cloth, no d.j., 257 pp., illus., index. Name on endpapers. Six-Score 3: "An interesting work dealing with the slang of the cowboy." Herd 13; Six Guns 8; Dobie p. 95-"A dictionary of cowboy words, figures of speech, picturesque phraseology, slang, etc., with explanations of many factors peculiar to range life." 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10 Addison, M.H. REMINISCENCES OF BURLESON COUNTY, TEXAS
Caldwell Burleson Cty. Hist. Survey Committee 1971 Stiff Wrs. Fine 
Stiff blue paper covers, 48 pp. 1971 reprint of 1886 history of Burleson County. First printed as a series of articles in the Cladwell Register. Cracker Barrel Chronicles #723. Very scarce 
Price: 75.00 USD
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11 Allen, Ruth. CHAPTERS IN THE HISTORY OF ORGANIZED LABOR IN TEXAS.
Austin U. Of Tx. 1941 1st. Stiff Wrs. Fine 
Stiff paper, 258 pp., index. Bulletin #4143, Bureau of Research in Social Sciences. A really excellent study of labor problems in Texas. Covers the first and only Cowboy Strike, the Capitol Boycott 1885-1889, United Mine Workers 1884-1927, the Texas State Federation of Labor, the Negro in the State Federation, and the Oil Workers Union. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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12 American Guide Series. THE DENISON GUIDE.
Denison Denison Chamber of Commerce 1939 1st. Pict. Wrs. Fine 
Stiff decorated paper covers, 29 pp., many photos, map. Very scarce WPA works on Texas. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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13 Appelt, Alton. A STORY OF THE KREISCHE FAMILY 1849-1952,
Yoakum Yoakum Herald Times 1967 1st. Wrs. Very Good 
Stiff paper covers w/photo, 52 pp., photos. early history of La Grange & Fayette County. Heinrich Ludwig Kreische erected the first jailhouse in 1853, the 3rd courthouse in 1855, & started the first Texas brewery in 1860. Fine except lower corner slightly bent, edge fading. INSCRIBED 
Price: 45.00 USD
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14 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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15 Arrowsmith, Rex. Ed. & with Introd. By. MINES OF THE OLD SOUTHWEST.
Santa Fe Stagecoach Press 1963 1st., 2nd Prtg. Fine Fine 
D.j., 90 pp., illus., index. Contains 9 woodcuts and early reports on the mines of New Mexico & Arizona between 1806 and 1861 by the explorers Abert, Aubry, Browne, Cozzens, Emory, Mowry, Pattie, Whipple, Wislizenus and others. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 Barker, Eugene C. THE LIFE OF STEPHEN F. AUSTIN.
Nashville Cokesbury Book Store 1925 1st. Cloth Fine None 
Dark red cloth with embossed gilt bust of Austin on front cover, 551 pp., frontis. & six illus., two maps, index. Fine copy except some slight wear on corners & top edge spine. Pages untrimmed edges & a few uncut. Basic Tx. Bks #7- "This is the most praised of all Texas biographies." 
Price: 150.00 USD
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17 Barker, Eugene C. THE ORGANIZATION OF THE TEXAS REVOLUTION.
Southern History Association 1901 Paper Good 
Paper covers (tattered with a large ink stain on the bottom edge which also extends to the bottom of several pages and small puncture in rear cover & last three pages but doesn't effect text), 26 pp. INSCRIBED on cover by Barker. Reprint from Southern Hist. Assoc. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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18 Barkley, Mary Starr. HISTORY OF TRAVIS COUNTY AND AUSTIN 1839-1899.
Waco Texian 1963 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 388 pp. plus 20 pp. of photos, extensive notes & index. The best basic history of Austin, originally called Waterloo, with good insight into the people who laid the foundation for Travis County. . 
Price: 100.00 USD
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19 Barron, H.B. THE LONE STAR DEFENDERS. A Chronicle of the Third Texas Cavalry, Ross' Brigade.
N. Y. & Wash., D.c. Neale Pub. 1908 1st. Cloth Very Good Mylar 
Green cloth w/gilt lettering (some speckling on edges, spine faded), 276 pp. (TEG), illus., frontis of the Battle-Flag of the Third Texas Cavalry Regiment. Small 1/2" minor stain on the outer lower edge of p.100-206. Some brown spots on title page, frontis tissue guard, & endpapers. Otherwise a very nice tight book. The Third Texas Cavalry was very active in the Western campaigns. Barron recalls the soldiers' lives in camp and in the field. Nevins, Vol. 1, pp.54-"Even though based for the most part on memory, and occasionally drifting off on dramatic tangents, this narrative is a standard source for Texas in the Civil War." A very nice copy. 
Price: 3200.00 USD
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20 Bates, Edmund F. HISTORY AND REMINISCENCES OF DENTON COUNTY.
Denton McNitzky Printing Co. 1918 1st. Cloth Very Good Mylar 
Mylar, black cloth (spine repaired), 412 pp., ports & illus. Adams 150-#6-"This rare book contains a chapter on Sam Bass, telling of his life in Denton, his start in crime, his career, & his death." Quite nice foldout plates of street scenes. Dykes-Rare Western Outlaw Books p. 15, Six-Guns #168 
Price: 700.00 USD
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