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1 EARLY HISTORY OF NATIVITY OF BLESSED VIRGIN MARY PARISH, NADA, TEXAS. 100th Anniversary.
Nada 1982 1st. Stiff Paper Near Fine 
Paper covers, 60 pp., photos. map of Vox Populi-Nada 1889. Some local history and history of the church. Chapter on Early Catholic Settlers of Vox Populi-Nada mostly from Austia and Germany. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Adjutant General's Office GENERAL ORDERS AFFECTING THE VOLUNTEER FORCE 1861, 1862, & 1863.
Wash. D.C. GPO 1864 1st. Cloth Very Good None 
Brown cloth, 60 + index xvi pp., 158 + index lxi pp., 213 + lii pp., 3 foldout table relating to money value of clothing issued. Compilation of general orders issued on the logistics for the muster of the volunteer army with foldout tables, subject & general indices and related correspondence. Some minor water damage to the last few pages & the rear over; otherwise a very nice copy. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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3 Babb, T.A. IN THE BOSOM OF THE COMANCHES. A Thrilling Tale of Indian Life...
Dallas Hargreaves Printing 1923 2nd Ed. Cloth Fine 
Red cloth, gilt lettering, 146 pp., photos. An authentic account of a Texas pioneer's recollections. First hand narrative of a young boy taken & held by Comanches. Considerable on Quanah Parker. Information on cow punching days, Texas Rangers, and much valuable information on pioneer women in Texas, including photographs. Excellent tight copy except browning of front free endpaper & one small foxed spot on edge of rear cover. 
Price: 400.00 USD
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4 Bennett, Vernon E. AN INFORMAL HISTORY OF THE FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH, GALVESTON, TEXAS
Galveston Author 1970 1st. Wrs, Very Good 
Paper, 127 pp. +19 more pages (stapled), map, poorly reproduced photos. Hand drawn illustration on cover. Mimeographed on cheap paper. Has a good deal of Galveston history, particularly about the 1900 hurricane. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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5 Bennett, Vernon E. AN INFORMAL HISTORY OF THE FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH, GALVESTON, TEXAS
Galveston Author 1970 1st. Wrs, Very Good 
Paper, 127 pp. +19 more pages (stapled), map, poorly reproduced photos. Hand drawn illustration on cover. Mimeographed on cheap paper. Has a good deal of Galveston history, particularly about the 1900 hurricane. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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6 Biggers, Don H. FROM CATTLE RANGE TO COTTON PATCH.
Bandera Frontier Times 1944 Paper Very Good 
Paper, 80 pp. (cheap paper). Reprint of 1904 edition. A Series of Historical Sketches on West Texas. Some material on Camp Colorado, Camp Cooper, Fort Phantom Hill, the Buffalo slaughter, Nolan-Harby Expedition, hunting, etc. Very nice copy---browned edges, small 1/2" tear to rear cover & small chip to edge of last page. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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7 Boethel, Paul C. ECHOES ON THE LAVACA.
Austin 1974 1st. Cloth Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 122 pp., photo, index. Nicely INSCRIBED by Boethel. Account of the career of a lawyer, judge, and author on the coast of Texas. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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8 Brown, Mrs. Mary M. A SCHOOL HISTORY OF TEXAS From Its Discovery in 1685 to 1893
N. Y. J.J. Little Co. 1894 1st. Cloth Good 
Green cloth w/black lettering (very faded), 318 pp., illus., index. Early school book 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9 Brown, Nugent E., Compiled By. THE BOOK OF NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, JULY 1, 1927.
Houston Minor Print 1927 1st. Paper Good 
Paper covers (front cover has stains on edges, missing 3" x 1/4" piece front edge), 95 pp., photos, many advertisements. A very scarce history of Nacogdoches County. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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10 Bushick, Frank H. GLAMOROUS DAYS.
San Antonio Naylor 1934 1st. Cloth Very Good Poor 
D.j. (pieced together but missing most of the spine, front cover with green background with various figures on it with a tan background to the ace of hearts in red in the middle, chipped edges), ; orange cloth binding. Long SIGNED inscription on fly.. Much on King Fisher, Ben Thompson, John Wesley Hardin, Sam Bass, Texas Rangers. Guns #349. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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11 Byerly, Melba Camp. THE SUNG AND THE UNSUNG. A History of the First Baptist Church of Navasota, Texas.
Bryan Tharp's Printing Services 1977 1st. Pictorial Paper Very Good 
Paper covers with photo of the church, 81 pp., photos. History of the area and the church, which was established in 1860. Better organized history than most church histories. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 Calleros, Cleofas. EL PASO'S MISSIONS AND INDIANS.
El Paso McMath 1953 1st. Illus. Paper Very Good 
Paper covers, 55 pp., cover & several illus. by Cisneros, photos. Nice work on the missions and indian tribes of the El Paso area. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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13 Camp MacArthur. SOUVENIR OF CAMP MACARTHUR, WACO, TEXAS.
Waco Norman H. Smith & Co. 1st. Paper Very Good 
Folder of 18 colorized illus. of Camp MacArthur probably done in 1918-1919 (no date) in connection with World War I. Scarce. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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14 Cape, Clara Louise. A CENTURY WITH ST. MARKS: An Informal History.
San Marcos 1971 1st. Stiff Pict. Paper Fine 
Stiff pictorial paper covers, 42 one-sided pages, plus 7 pp. index, many photos. History of Episcopal church in San Marcos which was formed in about 1876. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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15 Castaneda, Carlos E. PIONEERS IN SACKCLOTH
Austin Tx. Catholic Hist. Soc. 1939 Paper Fine 
Preliminary Studies of Tx. Cath. Hist. Soc. Vol. III, No. 5, Oct. 1939. Reprint from Cath. Hist. Review, Vol. XXV, No. 3 Oct. 1939. Paper covers, 22 pp. Foreword--"This historical sketch...furnishes a sort of summary of" hsi comprehensive work dealing with the Mission Era in Texas (in four volumbes). 
Price: 30.00 USD
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16 Castaneda, Carlos E. PIONEERS IN SACKCLOTH
Austin Tx. Catholic Hist. Soc. 1939 Paper Fine 
Preliminary Studies of Tx. Cath. Hist. Soc. Vol. III, No. 5, Oct. 1939. Reprint from Cath. Hist. Review, Vol. XXV, No. 3 Oct. 1939. Paper covers, 22 pp. Foreword--"This historical sketch...furnishes a sort of summary of" hsi comprehensive work dealing with the Mission Era in Texas (in four volumbes). This copy does not have rhe stiff printed covers but otherwise fine. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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17 Castle, Melissa A. TEXAS' BLOODLESS REVOLUTION.
Dallas Tardy Pub. 1934 1st. Cloth Fine No D.j. Issued 
Red cloth, 166 pp. INSCRIBED. The story of the capetbagger Governor Edmond J. Davis of Texas during Reconstruction who, after being defeated, refused to leave office. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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18 Cooke County. TEXAS: COOKE COUNTY, ITS PEOPLE, PRODUCTIONS AND RESOURCES
Gainsville Cooke Cty. Heritage Soc. Wrs. Fine None 
Paper covers, 32 pp., several illustrations. Reprint of a RARE immigration advertisement originally printed in 1889. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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19 Coppini, Pompeo. FROM DAWN TO SUNSET.
San Antonio Naylor 1949 1st. Cloth w/paper Label Fine Good 
D.j. (edges torn, missing small pieces but about 95% intact, price clipped), 404 pp., frontis of the Mustangs sculpture in the fountain at the Univ. of Texas, several pages of photos, index. INSCRIBED by Coppini with a signed note laid in. Autobiography of famed Texas scuptor who created the mustangs sculpture among many others. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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20 Cravens, John Nathan. WILLIAM EDWARD BAILEY: Georgia Planter and East Texas Farmer.
Wichita Falls Tosh Press 1967 1st. Paper Very Good 
Paper covers, 25 pp., frontis. SIGNED. Cheaply printed but nice copy. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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