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Cat. 151

Cat. 151

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1 Gordon, Alice; Jerry Dunn; & Mel White THE SMITHSONIAN GUIDE TO HISTORIC AMERICA. Texas & the Arkansas River Valley.
N. Y. Stewart, Tabori, & Chang 1990 1st. Fine  Fine 
495 pp., many color & b&w photos, maps, index. The most comprehensive illustrated guide to America's historic places.  
Price: 35.00 USD
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2 Leckie, William H. & Shirley A. UNLIKELY WARRIORS. General Benjamin Grierson and His Family
Norman U. Of Ok. 1984 1st. Fine  Fine 
368 pp., illus., maps, index. Biography of Grierson who fought in the Civil War and led a cavalry brigade of 1700 men on a daring raid through Mississippi. After the war he was an officer in the Tenth Cavalry commanding the Buffalo Soldiers in the West. Victorio War of 1880. SIGNED by both authors.  
Price: 50.00 USD
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3 Malsch, Brownson. LONE WOLF. Captain M.T. Gonzaullas.
Austin Shoal Creek 1980 1st. Fine  Fine 
224 pp., photos, index. Biography of M.T. "Lone Wolf" Gonzuallas, Texas Ranger from 1920-1951 & a legend in his lifetime. He was the first man of Spanish descent to become a Captain in the Texas Rangers. Excellent Ranger biography. SIGNED by Malsch.  
Price: 70.00 USD
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4 McClintock, John S. PIONEER DAYS IN THE BLACK HILLS.
Deadwood 1939 1st. Fabricoid Very Good  
336 pp., frontis. Spine ends & corners worn. Endpapers browned, name on ffep. Very nice tight copy. Adams 150-#98-Scarce; Guns #1391-Contains much material on the road agents & outlaws of the Black Hills and on Wild Bill Hickok and Calamity Jane. The author knew Calamity Jane well & tells much of the truth about her. Much on the Gold Rush of 1876.  
Price: 175.00 USD
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5 Muir, Andrew Forest. Ed. By TEXAS IN 1837. An Anonymous Contemporary Narrative.
Austin U. Of Tx. 1958 1st. Fine  Very Good 
232 pp., photos, maps, index. D.j. chipped, some wear. Basic Tx, Bks #148- earliest written account of Texas as a Republic. Originally pub. in 1838-39 in a magazine. Muir called it "the best description of the Republic in its first year." One of the best edited & best annotated Texas books.  
Price: 100.00 USD
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6 Mulford, A.F. FIGHTING INDIANS IN THE 7TH U.S. CAVALRY.
Bellevue Old Army Press 1970 Stiff Wrs. Near Fine  No Jacket 
Facsimile reprint of 1879 ed. Mulford joined the army in 1876 & fought in the Sioux War, the Nez Perce War, and other battles. Excellent memoir written w/in 2 years of the events. Mulford was a good observer & his work has more material on rank & file life in the West than any other.  
Price: 60.00 USD
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7 Nichols, Roger L. GENERAL HENRY ATKINSON, A WESTERN MILITARY CAREER.
Norman U. Of Ok. 1965 1st. Near Fine  Very Good 
243 pp., illus., maps, index. Biography of Atkinson who commanded the Missourie Exped. of 1819 & the Yellowstone Exped. of 1825. In 1832 he commanded in the Black Hawk War. Excellent military/Indian fighting item. Slight ink stain on foredge of page block.  
Price: 50.00 USD
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8 Nunn, Dr. W.C., Ed. TEN MORE TEXANS IN GRAY.
Hillsboro HJC 1980 1st. Fine  Fine 
216 pp., photos, index. Short biographies of Texas Civil War leaders Rip Ford, Tom Green, Albert Sidney Johnston, Samuel Bell Maxey, Ben McCulloch, O.M. Roberts, Sul Ross, Henry H. Sibley, James W. Throckmorton, and B.F. Terry.  
Price: 50.00 USD
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9 Procter, Ben JUST ONE RIOT. Episodes of the Texas Rangers in the 20th Century.
Austin Eakin Press 1991 0890158061 / 9780890158067 1st. Fine  Near Fine 
175 pp., photos, index. Includes Captain McDonald's handling of the black soldier riot in Brownsville, San Augistine crime wave, Bob Crowder and the Rusk Hospital riot, Huntsville prison riot, Red Burton and the KKK, and Clint Peoples and the "crazy man".  
Price: 40.00 USD
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10 Sparkman, Robt. S.; Pat Ireland Nixon; et al. THE TEXAS SURGICAL SOCIETY. The First Fifty Years.
Dallas Carl Hertzog 1965 1st. Cloth Fine  Slipcase 
152 pp., photos, foldout illustration.. of First Recorded Surgical Operation in North America by Tom Lea. #..523 of 1050c. Cabeza de Vaca insignia in gold on front cover by Lea. Design & SIGNED by Carl Hertzog.  
Price: 85.00 USD
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11 Weber, David J., ed. TROUBLES IN TEXAS, 1832. A Viewpoint from San Antonio with a Translation and Facsimile.
Dallas Wind River Press 1983 1st. Fine  Fine 
60 pp., photos. Plain paper d.j. DeGolyer Lib. Pub. Series Vol. 1. #307/400 copies. Finely printed. A unique glimpse into the views of leading Mexican-Texans as expressed in the San Antonio Representacion (petition).  
Price: 110.00 USD
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