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Cat. 213

Cat. 213

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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 Abel, Annie Heloise. THE AMERICAN INDIAN IN THE CIVIL WAR, 1862-1865
Lincoln U. Of Neb. 1992 1st., 2nd Prtg. Paper Near Fine No D.j. Issued 
Stiff illus. paper covers, 403 pp., illus., index. By the fall of 1861, the Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek, and Seminole indians had signed Confederate treaties & organized military companies. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 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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4 Agan, Jean. Ed. THE HISTORY OF RICHLAND HILLS, TEXAS.
Dallas SMU Printing Services 1986 1st. Embossed Leatherette Fine 
Brown embossed leatherette, 219 pp., photos, map. Name on endpaper. Contains a brief history of Richland Hills, located in the northeast sector of Tarrant county on the edge of Ft. Worth. Family histories pp. 38-161. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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5 Alexander, Drury B., Text; Todd Webb, Photographs. TEXAS HOMES OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY.
Austin Amon Carter Museum 1966 1st. Cloth Fine Very Good 
D.j. (clipped, missing small pieces on top edge), 276 pp., 200 plates, index. A visual summary of the architectural history of the state from the time that Anglo-Americans first came to Texas to the close of the century. Publication #1 of the Texas Architectural Society. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 Anderson, William M. THEY DIED TO MAKE MEN FREE. A History of the 19th Michigan Infantry in the Civil War.
Berrien Springa, MI Hardscrabble Books 1980 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 320 pp., illus., index. History of this Michigan regiment based on diaries, journals, newspapers, and letters to family and friends. Bookplate on endpaper otherwise fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Andrews County. ANDREWS COUNTY HISTORY 1876-1978
Andrews Andrews County Heritage Comm. 1978 1st. Sim. Leather Very Good 
Simulated brown leather with gilt decoration on front cover & spine, 488 pp., photos, index. Front hinge is cracking & is slightly loose at bottom of spine. History of Panhandle county. Family histories from pp. 121-376. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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8 Andrews, W. H. FOOTPRINTS OF A REGIMENT. A Recollection of the 1st Georgia Regulars 1861-1865.
Atlanta Longstreet Press 1992 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 220 pp., map, illus., index. Chronicles Andrews' four years in the Civil War from the Siege of Yorktown to the war's last battle in Bentonville, N.C. His recollections of his company's twenty-plus battles including their violence and tragedy. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9 Andrist, Ralph K. THE LONG DEATH. The Last Days of the Plains Indian.
N. Y. Macmillan 1964 1st. Cloth Very Good Good 
D.j. (top 1/4" spine tattered, small tears), 371 pp., maps, photos, index. Bookplate. Contents very nice but d.j. worn. A fine treatment of the Plains Indian wars. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 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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11 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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12 Balliew, Deborah Lynn. COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS, 1938-1988.
Coll. Sta. Intaglio Press 1987 1st. Stiff Paper Covers Fine None 
Stiff pictorial paper covers, 112 pp., photos, index. A history of the city with many early photos from pp. 66 to pp. 100. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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13 Bandera County History Book Committee. BANDERA COUNTY HISTORY.
Dallas Curtis Media Corp. 1986 1st. Cloth Fine No D.j. Issued 
Black cloth w/photo of courthouse on front, gilt lettering, 588 pp., photos, index. A fine county history. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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14 Barber, Flavel C. Ed. By Robert H. Ferrell. HOLDING THE LINE. The Third Tennessee Infantry, 1861-1864.
Kent Kent State Univ. 1994 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 281 pp., illus., maps, index. Diary of Barber who was imprisoned on Johnson's Island after the surrender of Fort Donelson. Vivid descriptions of battles, notably the seige of Fort Donelson and the Confederate victory at Chickasaw Bayou, in which he highlights the Third Tennessee's crucial role in defeating Sherman. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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15 Beckendorf, Charles TEXAS.
Fredericksburg Author 1986 1st. Cloth Near Fine Very Good 
D.j., oblong 14.5"x11.5", 159 pages of illustrations by author with most in color. Numbered #727 & SIGNED. Special Edition. Drawings, paintings, some watercolors, of Texas ranch life, cattle, horses, wildlife, landscapes, sea shores, etc. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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16 Beckett, V.B. BACA'S BATTLE.
Houston Stagecoach Press 1962 1st. Edition Wrappers Fine No Jacket 
Illus. by J.Cisneros. Ltd. 800c. Reprint of the 2 scarcest accounts of Elfego Baca's gunbattle w/80 cowboys in 1884. Laid in announcement. Baca killed 8 & came out unhurt after 36 hours of gunfire. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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17 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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18 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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19 Bergeron, Arthur W., Jr. CONFEDERATE MOBILE.
Jackson University Press of Miss. 1991 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 271 pp., maps, ports., index. SIGNED by Bergeron. Fine account of how Confederate forces tried to defend Mobile, Alabama, and a description of its importance to the Confederate states. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Bergeron, Arthur W., Jr. Ed. By. THE CIVIL WAR REMINISCENCES OF MAJOR SILAS T. GRISAMORE, C.S.A.
Baton Rouge LSU 1993 1st. Fine Fine 
D.j., 227 pp., 5 maps, illus., index. Blindstamp on title. Grisamore enlisted with the Lafourche Creoles, soon to become Co. G of the 18th Louisiana Infantry. His recollections are important in that few Louisiana soldiers left written accounts of the war. 
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