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1 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: 125.00 USD
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2 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 Near Fine 
D.j., 320 pp., illus., index. History of Michigan regiment based on diaries, journals, newspapers, letters to family and friends. Bookplate, otherwise fine. 
Price: 25.00 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 Barber, Flavel C. Ed. By Robert H. Ferrell. HOLDING THE LINE. The Third Tennessee Infantry, 1861-1864.
Kent Kent State Univ. 1994 1st. Cloth 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. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 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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6 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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7 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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8 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: 25.00 USD
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9 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: 15.00 USD
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10 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: 45.00 USD
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11 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: 125.00 USD
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12 Fisher, Noel C. WAR AT EVERY DOOR. Partisan Politics & Guerrilla Violence in East Tennessee 1860-1869.
Chapel Hill U. Of N. C. 1997 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 250 pp., tables, maps, illus., index. East Tennessee was one of the most divided regions of the country during the Civil War. The military & political struggle for control of the region from the secession crisis through the early years of reconstruction. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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13 Haley, J.Evetts. THEN CAME CHRISTMAS FOR MILDRED TAIT.
Amarillo Shamrock Oil 1962 1st. Dec. Cloth Fine 
14 pp., illus. by H.D. Bugbee. Typography by Hertzog. Lowman #145. Beautiful Christmas greeting & story by Haley from Jeff Milton. Former church library with partial stamp on title page and stamp on pp. 11. Ltd. 400c. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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14 Hedren, Paul L. KING ON CUSTER. An Annotated Bibliography.
Coll. Sta. Brazos Corral of Westerners 1st. Dec. Wrs. Fine 
Paper (cover illus. by Jose Cisneros), 12 pp. Ltd. 550c. SIGNED. Annotated list of 30 items written by Charles King--books & articles--having references to Custer and an extract from one of King's novels. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 Hoig, Stan. JESSE CHISHOLM. Ambassador of the Plains.
Niwot U. Colo. 1991 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 226 pp., map, illus., index. Chisholm-descendant of Cherokee Chief Corn Tassel and a Scottish rogue-was a trailblazer, linguist, scout. Very good biography of Chisholm who was very important in early Texas. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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16 Holden, William Curry. THE SPUR RANCH. A Study of the Inclosed Ranch Phase of the Cattle Industry in Texas.
Boston Christopher Pub. 1934 1st. Cloth Fine Good 
Original glassine d.j. (several small tears), 229 pp., appendix, indes. SIGNED on title page. The Spur Ranch was an outstanding example of a foreign owned Texas ranch. Excellent copy with a very good glassine d.j. The only fault is a one inch area of browning on the enpapers at the hinge. 
Price: 425.00 USD
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17 Honig, Lawrence E. JOHN HENRY BROWN. Texian Journalist 1820-1895.
El Paso Tx. Western Press 1973 1st. Paper Fine 
Stiff paper covers, 55 pp., illus., references. Fine biography of Brown-- Indian fighter, journalist, and writer. He went to Mexico with Shelby after the Civil War for 5 years. After returning, moved to Dallas, later was in Legislature, and mayor of Dallas. SWS #36. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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18 Hughes, Nathaniel Cheairs, Jr. & Roy P. Stonesifer, Jr. THE LIFE AND WARS OF GIDEON J. PILLOW.
Chapel Hill U. Of N. C. 1993 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 455 pp., 6 maps, many illus., index. Commonly portrayed as a bungling general who disgraced himself at Fort Donelson, Pillow is one of the most controversial military figures of 19th Century America. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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19 Johnson, David. JOHN RINGO.
Stillwater Barbed Wire Press 1996 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 264 pp., frontis., photos, index. Has new material on Ringo in Texas. The most complete biography of Ringo to date, from his participation in the Mason County Hoo Doo War to the feuding with the Earps in Tombstone. SIGNED. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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20 Krick, Robert R. LEE'S COLONELS. A Biographical Register of the Field Officers of the Army of Northern Virginia.
Dayton Morningside 1979 1st. Cloth Fine No D.j. Issued 
Gray cloth, 415 pp. A complete record of every field officer who served under Lee in the Civil War. Includes the officers' name, rank, promotion history, occupation prior to the war, and units served with. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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