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VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. February-March 1934.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Marfa, O.L. Shipman: 1934

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 015935

Condition: Very Good


Articles on the Boundary Survey, Yaqui indians, Lost Guadalupe gold mine, Lone Red Murder Yearling of West Texas, History of Presidio county by Gregg, Early West Texas Cattle & Horse brands. View more info

VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. November 1933. John Nance Garner issue.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Marfa, O.L. Shipman: 1933

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 017621

Condition: Very Good


Articles by Jack Shipman, Warren J. Hunter, others about Indians, Texas Rangers (Lt. Charles Nevill, Capt. H.J. Richarz). Ranchers and cowboys. Some staining due to water. View more info

HANDY ALMANAC YEAR BOOK AND ENCYCLOPEDIA 1917. Together with Gazetteer of the United States.

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Fort Worth, Fort Worth Record: 1917

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021896

Condition: Good


Tan paper covers, 240 pp. (Almanac) & 144 pp. (Gazetteer), index. Spine has worn off and back cover missing; cheap paper. May be missing one or more pages of the Gazetteer at the end of the book. View more info

PIONEER FAMILIES OF ANDERSON COUNTY PRIOR TO 1900.

By: Anderson County Genalogical Society.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Anderson Cty. Gen. Soc.: 1983

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 019769

Condition: Fine


Green sim. leather with white lettering, 423 pp. plus 58 pp. index, endpaper maps. Brief history of the county but mostly family histories. View more info

A HISTORY OF ROBERTSON COUNTY, TEXAS.

By: Baker, J.W.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Waco, Texian Press: 1970

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021876

Condition: Near Fine


Green cloth w/gilt lettering on spine, 571 pp., many photos, index. No d.j., name blacked out inside front cover. Appears to be SIGNED by author on Acknowledgements page. Early settlement on the Brazos River starting in the 1820's. View more info

THE INDIANS OF TEXAS IN 1830.

By: Berlandier, Jean Louis.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Wash. D.C., Smithsonian Institiution: 1969

Edition: 1st. Eng. edition

Inventory Number: 021927

Condition: Fine


D.j. (some wear), 209 pp., many plates - color and b/w, index. Berlandier's observations of Indian tribes and the plants and animals of early Texas in 1828. Translated from French. Edited & introd. by John C. Ewers. View more info

SHELBY AND HIS MEN; or, the War in the West.

By: Edwards, John N.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Cincinnatti, Miami Printing & Publishing Co.: 1867

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 013655

Condition: Very Good+


Original brown/black cloth worn on corners & edges. 551 pp., foldout map. A nice copy of the first edition. Mylar cover. History of Shelby's (CSA) Missouri Cavalry Division in the west (Missouri, Arkansas, Texas) during the Civil War. View more info

WOMEN ON THE CATTLE TRAIL and in the Roundup.

By: King, Evelyn.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Bryan, Brazos Corral/Westerners: 1983

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021946

Condition: Fine


Stiff illus. paper covers, (cover illus. by Cisneros), 21 pp. Ltd. 550c, SIGNED. Excellent item on women on the trail and in the cattle business. Short bibliography of books and articles on the subject. View more info

WHO WAS HULEN? An Attempt to Find the Origin of Street Names in Fort Worth.

By: Magnus, Werner.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ft.Worth, Bill Hanson Printing: 1990

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021836

Condition: Fine


Stiff white paper covers w/black lettering, 158 pp. with 21 photos. SIGNED. Very interesting Fort Worth item. Major Gen. Hulen was Commander of the Texas Natl. Guard & the 36th Infantry Division in WW I, and later Vice President of the Fort Worth & Denver Railroad Co. View more info

THE EARPS OF TOMBSTONE.

By: Martin, Douglas D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tombstone, Tombstone Epitaph: 1959

Edition: 4th Printing

Inventory Number: 002110

Condition: Very Good


A collection of excerpts from the Epitaph from 1880-81-82, as told by the newspapers early editors. Much on the Earps. Full account of the O K Corral fight. View more info

USED AND RARE BOOKS. A Primer for Bookfinders

By: Parker, Betty & Riley.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, NMBL: 1966

Edition: 2nd Ed.

Inventory Number: 008614

Condition: Fine


14 pp., illus. The revised and expanded second edition of this useful guide for book collectors (and dealers) on the basics of book collecting. Pub. by the New Mexico Book League. View more info

AN AGED WANDERER. Life Sketch of J.M. Parker, A Cowboy on the Western Plains..

By: Parker, J.M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bryan, Fred White, Jr.: 1968

Inventory Number: 001582

Condition: Fine


Guns #1679-(original) exceedingly rare-the author was an old Texas cowboy. Herd #1757. Indian fighting, cowboy life, trail driving, and much on Billy the Kid. This reprint ltd. to 500c. View more info

RETURN TO THE HEARTLAND. Reminiscences of Texas Books & Book People.

By: Powell, Lawrence Clark.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dallas, SMU: 1987

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 002478

Condition: Fine


DeGolyer Library Keepsake #2. Ltd. 500c. Printed by W. Thomas Taylor in Austin. Powell's reminiscences of DeGolyer, Ransom, Dobie, Hertzog, Jake Zietlin, and other Texas book people. View more info

VILLA INVADES THE U.S. Bandits Burn and Kill in Columbus.

By: Santa Fe New Mexican.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: El Paso, Bravo Press:

Inventory Number: 009690

Condition: Fine


n.d. Reprint of front pages of the Santa Fe New Mexican on Villa's raid of Columbus on March 9 through March 18, 1916. Very interesting newspaper accounts of Villa's raid and the following days. View more info

FORMAL OPENING OF THE SIMS LIBRARY AND LYCEUM; 36TH ANNIVERSARY OF TRINITY UNIVERSITY...

By: Sims Library & Trinity University.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Waxahachie, Trinity Univ. & Sims Library: 1905

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021899

Condition: Good


Paper covers w/pictures of Sims Library & Trinity Univ. building on cover w/DEDICATION INAUGURATION in letters & 1905 on back cover (covers are detached & front cover has red & white ribbon pinned to it), 8 pp. Title page, Trinity inauguration of A.E. Turner as President programme, Opening of Sims Library program w/history of the founding of the Library, a page of history of Trinity University, a 2 page biography of Capt. W. H. Getzendaner who donated the library land, a short biography of President Turner, & one page history of Ellis County. Unique historical piece on Waxahachie. View more info

TEN TEXAS FEUDS.

By: Sonnichsen, C.L.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, U. Of N.M. Press: 1957

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 003576

Condition: Fine


248 pp., Index. An excellent book on the great Texas feuds. D.j. spine slightly faded. Guns #2069- info. on Jim Miller, John Wesley Hardin, John Selman, others. Nicely iINSCRIBED BY CLS to Francis Fugate. View more info

FOUR YEARS UNDER MARSE ROBERT.

By: Stiles, Major Robert.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: N.Y. & Wash., Neale: 1903

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021059

Condition: Very Good


Rebound in gray cloth, new endpapers, 368 pp., frontis. Stiles joined the Richmond Howitzers in 1861 & his account of his war experiences is a classic Confederate book. One of the best of the Neale publications. View more info

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

By: Tinkle, Lon.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Austin, Encino Press: 1968

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021929

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth spine (faded) & gray bds. w/paisano illus., gray cardboard slipcase with paper label, 57 pp. (a few uncut), photos. #164/850c, 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 O.K. CORRAL INQUEST.

By: Turner, Alford E., Ed. By.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Coll. Sta., Creative Pub.: 1981

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021883

Condition: As New


D.j., 255 pp., photos, illus., index. One of the primary sources regarding the inquest hearing after the Oct. 26, 1881, O.K. Corral streetfight in Tombstone. View more info

OUT OUR WAY.

By: Williams, J.R.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: N. Y., Charles Scribner's Sons: 1943

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 008658

Condition: Very Good


(Unpaginated) Approximately 125 pp. with Williams' cartoons on every page. The d.j. is chipped on the edges and missing a small piece (.5") on the backstrip. Some soil. Contents are near fine but name on fly and some browning on endpapers. Both spine ends worn. Overall a pretty nice copy. View more info