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CAT 221

CAT 221

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1 HISTORY OF NUESTRA SENORA DE LA LECHE Y BUEN PARTO AND SAINT AUGUSTINE THE OLDEST PARISH IN THE UNITED STATES.
St. Augustine Cathedral Parish of Saint Augustine 1937 1st. Stiff Pict. Paper Very Good None 
Slick paper cover with photo of St. Augustine, 64 pp., photos, advertisements. Short history of this early Catholic Parish in Florida. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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2 HISTORY OF ST. ROSE OF LIMA PARISH 1889-1964
Schulenberg Schulenberg Sticker 1964 1st. Stiff Dec. Paper Very Good 
Stiff slick paper covers with photos of the church, about 100 pp., many photos. Prepared by the church committee. Some history of Fayette County as well as the church. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 TEXAS RANGERS SESQUICENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY 1823-1973.
Ft. Worth Heritage Publications 1973 1st. Fabricoid Near Fine 
176 pp., photos. Printed signatures of rangers on endpapers. Narrative history by Roger Conger with numerous historical and group photos of former Rangers, biographical notes of individual Rangers, group photos of contemporary companies, etc. Fine copy except endpaper inside front cover wrinkled at hinge when bound. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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4 TEXAS RANGERS SESQUICENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY 1823-1973.
Ft. Worth Heritage Publications 1973 1st. Leather Near Fine 
Genuine Scotch calf with gilt lettering & edges, 176 pp., photos. #45 of 150c. Marbled endpapers. Narrative history by Roger Conger with numerous historical and group photos of former Rangers, biographical notes of individual Rangers, group photos of contemporary companies, etc. Fine copy except spine slightly faded. 
Price: 375.00 USD
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5 (Southwest Review) SOUTHWEST REVIEW Summer 1929
Dallas SMU 1929 1st. Paper Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Vol. XIV, No.4- pp. 382-500. Samuel Geiser-Naturalists of the Frontier III Gustaf Wilhelm Belfrage; Mody Boatright-The Genius of Pecos Bill; Gamaliel Bradford-Mademoiselle de Lespinasse; & more. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 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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7 Alexander, Bob DESERT DESPERADOES. The Banditti of Southwestern New Mexico.
Silver City Gila Books 2006 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 334 pp., photos, index. SIGNED. Introd. by David Johnson. Sixteen vignettes about violent men including Billy the Kid, John Kinney, Black Jack Ketchum, John Ringo, Black Jack Christian, and others. Ltd. 500c. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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8 Alexander, Bob SIX-GUNS AND SINGLE JACKS. A History of Silver City and Southwestern New Mexico.
Silver City Gila Books 2005 1st. Paper Fine Fine 
Stiff illus. paper, 315 pp., illus, index. Introduction by Robert G. McCubbin. A hsitory of Silver City from "the arrival of the Apache and conquistadores to the close of New Mexico's territorial days". Thoroughly researched and written like a campfire story. SIGNED by author. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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9 Alexander, Bob WINCHESTER WARRIORS. Texas Rangers of Company D, 1874-1901.
Denton UNT 2009 1st. As New As New 
D.j., 402 pp., photos, index. SIGNED. Fine new work on the Texas Rangers by Waxahachie author. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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10 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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11 Bailey, Anne J. BETWEEN THE ENEMY AND TEXAS: PARSON'S TEXAS CAVALRY IN THE CIVIL WAR.
Fort Worth TCU 1989 1st. Cloth & Dec. Boards Fine No D.j. Issued 
Cloth with paper covered boards, no d.j. issued, 355 pp., illus., photos, maps, index. Nice work on Parson's Texas Cavalry, recruited from North Texas, who fought in Arkansas, Missouri, & Louisiana. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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12 Bailey, Lynn R. A TENDERFOOT IN TOMBSTONE. The Private Journal of George Whitwell Parson: The Turbulent Years 1880-1882.
Tucson Westerlore Press 1996 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 253 pp., illus., footnotes, index. Edited, annotated, & with an introduction by Lynn R. Bailey. A first hand account of life in Tombstone in the early 1880's. SIGNED by Bailey on title page. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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13 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: 85.00 USD
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14 Barron, H.B. THE LONE STAR DEFENDERS. A Chronicle of the Third Texas Cavalry, Ross' Brigade.
Waco W.M. Morrison 1964 Cloth Fine 
Green cloth, gilt lettering, 276 pp., photos. Ltd. 400c. Facsimile reproduction of the rare Neale Pub. Co. first edition of 1908. Book review laid inside front cover. The Third Texas Cavalry was very active in the Western Campaign. Nevins, Vol. 1, pp. 54-this narrative is a standard source for Texas in the Civil War. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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15 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: 2900.00 USD
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16 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: 625.00 USD
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17 Bearss, Edwin C. & Willie H. Tunnard. A SOUTHERN RECORD. The Story of the 3rd Louisiana Infantry, C.S.A.
Dayton Morningside 1970 Near Fine Very Good 
D.j. (some soil, small piece missing on spine), 581 pp., notes, roster of members, index. Review copy of this facsimile reprint of the original 1866 publication which is edited by Bearrs with an added almost 200 pp. of notes, roster of 2200 names & service records of members. Served under Gen. Ben McCulloch at Wilson's Creek & Pea Ridge, then later at Corinth, Iuka & Vicksburg. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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18 Beck, Mrs. Henry Harrison. ON THE TEXAS FRONTIER.
Santa Barbara Fithian Press 1999 Dec. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 295 pp., plates. Reprint of a rare piece of Texana. The autobiography of Fannie Davis Veale Beck, born in Dresden, Tx., in 1861. She grew up in Palo Pinto, lived at Breckenridge & Clear Fork of Brazos, family encounters w/Indians, Ku Klux Klan. An excellent book. Ltd. 250c for sale. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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19 Benner, J.A. LONE STAR REBEL
Winston-Salem John F. Blair 1971 1st. Cloth Near Fine Fine 
D.j., 232 pp., woodcuts by R.B. Dance on endpapers & in book. Historical fiction about Sul Ross' Sixth Texas Cavalry Brigade by the author of the biography of Lawrence Sullivan Ross. Fine copy except for small (1/4") black stain on edge of page block. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Benner, Judith Ann SUL ROSS. Soldier, Statesman, Educator
Coll. Sta. TX. A&M 1983 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 259 pp., illus., index. The first full-scale biography of Ross who served Texas as an Indian fighter, Texas Ranger, Confederate soldier, sheriff, politician, governor, and president of Texas A&M. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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