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MILITARY HISTORY OF TEXAS...

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austin, Military History Press: 1982

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 015502

Condition: Fine


Vol. 17, No. 4. Pp. 123-179 & Vol. 18, No. 1. Contains: White, Lonnie J.-THE COMBAT HISTORY OF THE 36TH DIVISION IN WORLD WAR I and THE HOMECOMING OF THE 36TH DIVISION IN WORLD WAR I. View more info

ELLIS COUNTY BAPTIST ASSOCIATION

By: Brooks, A. D.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Hillsboro, Texas Printing & Supply Co.: 1907

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 020356

Condition: Very Good


Tan cloth with black lettering, 200 pp., ports., photos. Formed in 1873, the Waxahachie Association, the name was changed to Ellis County Baptist Assoc. in 1892 at the 20th Annual Session. Covers the organization in 1873 through the 34th in 1906. Fine photos of the churches & the Ellis County Courthouse and short biographies of early church deacons etc. View more info

A HISTORY OF DALLAS LAWYERS 1840 TO 1890 (Complete Through 1870).

By: Cobb, Berry B.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Dallas, Dallas Bar Assoc.: 1934

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 020355

Condition: Very Good


Stiff tan paper covers with black lettering (Name on front cover, cover browned on edges & all of back cover, corners bent), 84 pp. (pages 2 & 3 stained by a newspaper article laid in). Overall a nice copy. Scarce Dallas item. View more info

TYLER & SMITH COUNTY TEXAS. An Historical Survey.

By: Glover, Robert W. & Linda Brown Cross, Ed. By.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Tyler, American Bicentennial Comm.: 1976

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 015503

Condition: Near Fine


D.j., 286 pp., endpaper map, photos, appendices, index. History of Tyler, Texas, and Smith County. Except for slight lean this is a fine copy. View more info

THE ADVENTURES AND RECOLLECTIONS OF GENERAL WALTER P. LANE.

By: Lane, Gen. Walter P.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Dallas, DeGolyer Library: 2001

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 012838

Condition: Fine


216 pp., extensive notes, biblio., index. BTB #119-"One of the best Texas military memoirs, it is also a prime source on the period from the revolution thru civil war." First reprint of 1887 edition, edited by Jimmy L. Bryan. Ltd. 500c. Large format and the added index makes this easily readable and more useful. View more info

A WORLD TOUR IN OIL.

By: Leeston, Dr. Alfred M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Drilling: 1948

Edition: 1st of this Ed

Inventory Number: 020441

Condition: Fine


Stiff paper covers with red lettering & world illus., 35 pp., maps, photos. Leeston had wide experience with world trade. He was a Lecturer on International Trade at SMU and for several years assisted in economic & foreign work to Everett De Golyer. This was a series of articles describing oil around the world originally published in Drilling Magazine. View more info

HOME ON THE RANGE.

By: Lomax, John A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Austin, Jenkins: 1987

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 018658

Condition: Fine


20 pp. Reprinting of an original typescript with manuscript corrections by John Lomax concerning the history of this famous cowboy song. Introduction by John H. Jenkins. Sent out as a Christmas greeting by Jenkins. View more info

SAM BASS & GANG

By: Miller, Rick.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austin, State House Press: 1999

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 012730

Condition: Fine


412 pp., illus., index. The exploits of the outlaw Sam Bass led to his legendary status of an amiable rogue who took on the widely disliked railroad corporations & who refused to give up his men to pursuing lawmen. The chase for Bass in 1878 throughout Texas was unequaled in the state's history & ended with the famous gunfight on the streets of Round Rock. View more info

TEN TEXANS IN GRAY.

By: Nunn, W.C., ed.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hillsboro, HJC: 1968

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 020343

Condition: Fine


D.j., 229 pp., 10 illus., index. Short biographical essays on John R. Baylor, Edward Clark, Dick Dowling, John B. Hood, Lubbock, Magruder, Murrah, Oldham, Reagan, & Wigfall. View more info

THE OTHER SIDE: Or, Notes for the History of the War Between Mexico and the United States.

By: Ramsey, Albert C.

Price: $600.00

Publisher: N. Y., John Wiley: 1850

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 020354

Condition: Very Good


Original brown blind stamped cloth w/clearly readable gilt lettering on spine, 458 pp. (front fly mostly torn out), 9 engraved ports., 14 plans. Spine ends worn down & book is cocked but very tight & in very nice condition. A translation of "Apuntes para la historia de la guerra entre Mexico y los Estados Unidos", Mexico, 1848, by Ramon Alcaraz, et al. An excellent source of material for the Mexican side of the war. Generally critical of General Santa Anna. Very ... View more info

SANTA GERTRUDIS BREEDERS INTERNATIONAL RECORDED HERDS, VOLUME ONE 1953, and SUPPLEMENT I TO VOL. ONE 1955.

By: Rhoad, Albert O., ed.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: El Paso, Carl Hertzog: 1953

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 020358

Condition: Fine


Original maroon cloth, 94 pp., photos (one color), SIGNED by Robert J. Kleberg, Jr. with Supplement 1 to Volume 1 in paper covers with 46 pp. Designed & printed by Carl Hertzog, Lowman #91 & #95. Very scarce with supplement. View more info

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REMINISCENCES OF THE CIVIL WAR.

By: Smith, Ralph J.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Waco, W.M.Morrison Books: 1962

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 015985

Condition: Fine


50 pp. single sided, typescript. Reminiscences of Ralph J. Smith, Sometimes Private, Co. K., 2nd Texas Inf. (San Marcos, 1911). Scarce reminiscences of Texas unit. Limited to 250c, this copy the Publisher's copy with no number. Letter from Dr. Bailey Carroll laid in. View more info

GATEWAY TO TEXAS. History of Red River County.

By: Stroud, Martha Sue.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Austin, Nortex: 1997

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 020309

Condition: Fine


D.j., 446 pp., photos, index. The author grew up in Clarksville, county seat of Red River County and interviewed many people who shared their memories, scrapbooks ,etc. Colorful history of Red River County. View more info

THE ISLE OF MAL HADO & Other Sketches - 350 Years of Texas History.

By: Wharton, Clarence R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Houston, Fletcher Young Pub.: 1968

Inventory Number: 009112

Condition: Fine


253 pp., illus. No d.j. issued. Very rare in 1934 first printing. La Salle, the Baron de Bastrop;Revolution; Fannin; Asa Walker & the Alamo; Republic; Civil War; Reconstruction; Old Cattle Trails; Texas Indians, etc. View more info