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BORDER WARS OF TEXAS

By: Deshields, James T.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Austin, State House Press: 1993

Inventory Number: 010650

Condition: Fine


394 pp., illus., index. Reprint of 1912 edition, it remains a major source of Indian and primary history. Brilliant documentation of the savagery of the Indian wars from 1819 to 1846. View more info

THE BATTLE WITH THE KICKAPOOS.

By: Deshields, James T.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Houston, Union Natl. Bk.: 1933

Inventory Number: 019403

Condition: Very Good


Stiff paper cover, 7 pp., some waterstaining on edges, staples rusted. An extract from Border Wars of Texas published by the Union Natl. Bank of Houston & given to customers. The story of the Surveyors Fight in Navarro county, October, 1838. View more info

"THE FALL OF PARKER'S FORT".

By: Deshields, James T.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Houston, Union Natl. Bk.: 1935

Inventory Number: 019211

Condition: Very Good


Paper covers, 10 pp. Reprint by the Union Natl. Bank of Houston of an extract from Border Wars of Texas by DeShields which was given to customers in the 1930's. View more info

BORDER WARS OF TEXAS.

By: Deshields, James T.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Tioga, The Herald Co.: 1912

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024968

Condition: Fine


Professionally rebound in maroon cloth, new endpapers, 400 pp., illus. Contents very bright & a fine looking copy. One of the fundamental books on Indian fighting in Texas with numerous accounts obtained from participants appearing only in this book. An encyclopedia of Indian atrocity stories as revealed directly by pioneers & 19th Century newspapers. SIGNED. Great association copy with the stamp of J.B. Cranfill on the dedication page-see DR. J.B. CRANFILL'S CHRONICLE. View more info

THEY SAT IN HIGH PLACES. The Presidents & Governors of Texas.

By: Deshields, James T.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Naylor: 1940

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 022356

Condition: Very Good


Original orange clothw/black lettering (worn at both spine ends), 484 pp., portraits, index. No d.j. Illustrations of capitols of Texas on endpapers. Gift inscription on false title page. From the first American chief executive 1835-36; to Presidents of the Republic 1836-46; to the Governors 1846- 1939. View more info

BORDER WARS OF TEXAS.

By: Deshields, James T.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Tioga, The Herald Co.: 1912

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 022955

Condition: Fine


Professionally rebound in black & brown cloth, new endpapers, 400 pp., illus. Contents very bright & a fine looking copy. One of the fundamental books on Indian fighting in Tx. w/numerous accounts obtained from participants appearing only in this book. An encyclopedia of Indian atrocity stories as revealed directly by pioneers & 19th Cent. newspapers. View more info

BORDER WARS OF TEXAS.

By: Deshields, James T.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Tioga, The Herald Co.: 1912

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 028068

Condition: Fine


Professionally refurbished, brown corners & spine, 400 pp., illus. Contents very bright & a fine looking copy. One of the fundamental books on Indian fighting in Texas with numerous accounts obtained from participants appearing only in this book. An encyclopedia of Indian atrocity stories as revealed directly by pioneers & 19th Century newspapers. View more info

"THE FALL OF PARKER'S FORT".

By: Deshields, James T.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Houston, Union Natl. Bk.: 1935

Inventory Number: 024610

Condition: Very Good


Paper covers, 10 pp. Reprint by the Union Natl. Bank of Houston of an extract from Border Wars of Texas by DeShields which was given to customers in the 1930's. View more info

BORDER WARS OF TEXAS.

By: Deshields, James T.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Tioga, The Herald Co.: 1912

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026298

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library & rebound in some odd green cloth, 400 pp., illus. One of the fundamental books on Texas Indian fighting w/numerous accounts obtained from participants. An encyclopedia of Indian atrocity stories as revealed directly by pioneers & 19th Centuty newspapers. Contents in very nice condition. View more info

THE FERGUSONS-"JIM AND MA". The Stormy Petrels in Texas Politics.

By: Deshields, James T.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Dallas, Clyde C. Cockrell Pub. Co.: 1932

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026000

Condition: Very Good


Light green paper covers w/photos of Jim & Ma, 93 pp. A short biographical sketch of the Fergusons with most of the work concentrated on their political careers including his impeachement and removal. Spine faded. Very sympathetic to the Fergusons. View more info

BORDER WARS OF TEXAS.

By: Deshields, James T.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Waco, Texian Press: 1976

Inventory Number: 027255

Condition: Fine


D.j., 400 pp., over 60 maps & illus. Facsimile reprint of 1912 edition with a new Introduction. One of the classic Texas books on the struggle to settle the Texas frontier from 1819 to 1845. Excellent copy. View more info

BORDER WARS OF TEXAS.

By: Deshields, James T.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Tioga, The Herald Co.: 1912

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 028799

Condition: Very Good


Professionally refurbished, new black morocco spine & corners, 400 pp., illus. Contents very bright & a fine looking copy. One of the fundamental books on Indian fighting in Texas with numerous accounts obtained from participants appearing only in this book. An encyclopedia of Indian atrocity stories as revealed directly by pioneers & 19th Century newspapers. View more info