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EARLY DAYS IN LLANO.

By: Barler, Miles.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Llano, N.p.:

Edition: 2nd. Ed.

Inventory Number: 019941

Condition: Fine


Stiff paper covers with red lettering, 76 pp. 4.5" x 6". First published as a series of articles in the Llano Times. Guns #140-No date, this is probably the 1905 edition which is also listed as "Rare"; Herd #206. Early county history and personal reminiscences of pioneer. View more info

TEXAS REVIEW, Vol. 1, No. 7, March 1886

By: C. R. Johns & Sons

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Austin, C. R. Johns & Sons: 1886

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 020038

Condition: Very Good


Paper covers, frontis of Gov. Ireland, pp. 385-464. Review of Governor Ireland's administration pp. 385-402. Industrial Education in Texas by Prof. H. H. Dinwiddie, Pres. of Texas A & M. Article on Texas A & M, pp. 433-437. View more info

J. FRANK DOBIE Bibliography.

By: Cook, Spruill, comp. by.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Waco, Texian: 1968

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 020040

Condition: Fine


D.j. (fine except spine fading), 64 pp., illus., index. #290/500c. SIGNED by author. A bibliography of many of Dobie's writings with numerous quotations from Dobie. View more info

THE THIRD TEXAS CAVALRY IN THE CIVIL WAR.

By: Hale, Douglas.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Norman, U. Of Ok.: 1993

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 007608

Condition: Fine


347 pp., illus., maps, index. Col. Elkanah Greer's 3rd Texas Cavalry Regiment was recruited from 26 counties of NE Texas. Fought in Missouri & Arkansas under Ben McCulloch in 1861-62, then became part of Sul Ross's Brigade in the Army of Tennessee. View more info

HISTORY OF MINEOLA. Gateway to the Pines.

By: Jones, Lucille.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Quanah, Nortex Offset Pub.: 1973

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 020013

Condition: Fine


Decorated green cloth, 137 pp., photos. History of town in Wood County and some of the families of the town. View more info

BRIEF FOR THE CHEROKEE STRIP LIVE STOCK ASSOCIATION.

By: McAtee, Jno. L.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Brenham, Lone Wolf Press: 1999

Inventory Number: 005117

Condition: Fine


Stiff paper covers in mylar, #9/25c in slipcase (50c. total). Fine reprint of rare 1890 work on the cattle industry w/photo of McAtee & new preface by David Dary. First pub. in 1890, it contains a wealth of historical info. on cattle ranching in the Cherokee Outlet. Herd 1376; Merrill Aristocrat. View more info

REMEMBER THE ALAMO

By: Moffitt, Virginia May

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dallas, Banks Upshaw & Co.: 1953

Inventory Number: 019939

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff tan paper covers with photo of the alamo, 21 pp., photos inside front & rear covers. A standard work on the Alamo. View more info

THE CHARLES ILFELD COMPANY.

By: Parish, William J.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard Univ. Press: 1961

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 000869

Condition: Near Fine


Red cloth, gilt decoration, 431 pp., illus., maps, index. No d.j. The study of this frontier merchantile enterprise, beginning in Taos in 1865, moving to Las Vegas 1867- 1874, and his other enterprises through the early 1900's. Short gift inscription on fly otherwise fine. View more info

HOW THE LAW GOT INTO THE CHAPARRAL. Conversations with Old Texas Rangers.

By: Remington, Frederic.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austin, Jenkins Company: 1987

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 020062

Condition: Fine


Paper covers, 36 pp., plus 6 pp. of illus. by Remington & photos. Ed. by John Jenkins. Conversations with Rip ford, Big Foot Wallace, and others. Originally a chaper in Crooked Trails. Sent as a Christmas greeting by John & Maureen Jenkins in 1987. View more info

HISTORY OF TITUS COUNTY, TEXAS.

By: Russell, Traylor.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Waco, W.M.Morrison Books: 1965

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 016024

Condition: Near Fine


1965 & 1966. 2 vol., e.p.maps, index. No d.j. issued. Both vols. ltd. to 400c.Excellent history of this East Texas County. Since the volumes were published a year apart, they are seldom offered together. View more info

NICK MERSFELDER: A Remarkable Man.

By: Scobee, Barry.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ft. Davis, Ft. Davis Hist. Soc.: 1969

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 020072

Condition: Fine


Maroon cloth covered boards with gilt lettering, 63 pp., 20 page photo section, index. Ltd. ed. #526, SIGNED. Mersfelder was a Texas Ranger, justice of the peace, cattleman, coroner, photographer and long-time resident of Ft. Davis. Many early photos of Ft. Davis. View more info

A HISTORY OF CORYELL COUNTY, TEXAS.

By: Scott, Zelma.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Austin, TSHA: 1965

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 019994

Condition: Fine


D.j., 278 pp., photos, endpaper map of the county, index.The history of the county beginning with the establishment of Ft. Gates in 1849. The fort was built where the old buffalo and Indian trail crossed the Leon River. Gatesville, Ft. Hood, etc. View more info

J.FRANK DOBIE. The Makings of an Ample Mind.

By: Tinkle, Lon.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Austin, Encino Press: 1968

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 020039

Condition: Near Fine


Black cloth spine (faded) & gray bds. w/paisano illus., gray cardboard slipcase with paper label, 57 pp., photos. Fine copy, a few pages uncut. #506/850c, SIGNED by Tinkle & errata sheet signed by Wm. Wittliff, publlsiher. Tinkle's reminiscences of Dobie, author, artist, and folklorist. The story of a truly remarkable man. View more info

THE SAN ANTONIO STORY.

By: Woolford, Sam and Bess.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Austin, Steck Co.: 1950

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 016408

Condition: Near Fine


50 pp. of early San Antonio photos beginning in 1850, biblio. of works on San Antonio, index. Gift inscription on fly. Published by Joske's as a public service. View more info

WHEN TEXAS WAS YOUNG.

By: Ziegler, Jesse A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: n.p. (Houston), N.p.:

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 019931

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff blue paper covers, 20 pp., illus. No date but ca 1936. Contains: The Battle of San Jacinto, A Surgeon's Story (Nicholas D. Labadie); The Twin Sisters; and Reminiscences, Piratical & Revolutionary, From the Career of Col. Warren D. C. Hall. View more info