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LETTERS FROM THE PACIFIC.

By: Chickering, William H.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Carl Hertzog: 1946

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 000816

Condition: Near Fine


Original onionskin d.j. (tattered, discolored), 131 oo, with 10 pp. supplement laid in. Ltd. 300c. (#229). Envelope with Allen Chickering return mail labels laid in. Chickering was a Time-Life correspondent killed at Leyte. The family wanted his letters preserved in a memorial volume. Lea/Hertzog collaboration. Lowman #36 View more info

SIX CIVIL WAR PRINTS.

By: Civil War

Price: $25.00

Inventory Number: 022696

Condition: Very Good


Six Civil War prints--five are 9.5 x 12" with the sixth being 8.5 x 11". They range from Beauregard at Bull Run to the Sinking of the Alabama. Pencil notation of the print's title at the bottom of each. View more info

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A HISTORY OF LUBBOCK.

By: Graves, Lawrence L., ed.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lubbock, W. Tx. Museum Assoc.: 1963

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 016273

Condition: Near Fine


692 pp., photos, index. First published in three issues of the Museum Journal. Review copy. D.j. worn, some spots on outer edge of page block. View more info

THE WRITER'S PRAYER.

By: Hertzog, Carl.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: El Paso, TWP: 1954

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 000543

Condition: Fine


Broadside, 8.5 x 11". Not in Lowman. Prayer by Francis Bacon. Set into type by Carolyn Hembrey at TWC, May 1954. A broadside prepared under Hertzog's supervision. View more info

WEST POINTERS AND THE CIVIL WAR. The Old Army in War and Peace.

By: Hsieh, Wayne Wei-Siang.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, U. Of N. C.: 2009

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 022610

Condition: Fine


D.j., 285 pp., tables, figures, maps, index. How the West Pointers affected the course of the Civil War. View more info

THE CIVIL WAR MEMOIRS OF CAPTAIN WILLIAM J. SEYMOUR. Reminiscences of a Louisiana Tiger.

By: Jones, Terry C., Ed.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LSU Press: 1991

Edition: 1st edition

Inventory Number: 000070

Condition: Fine


Maps, index. View more info

GRAY GHOSTS AND REBEL RAIDERS.

By: Jones, Virgil Carrington.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: N. Y., Henry Holt: 1956

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 018056

Condition: Very Good


431 pp., endpaper map, photos, index, notes. D.j. chipped on edges, price clipped. Story of Confederate guerilla warfare in the Civil War---adventures of Harry Gilmor, "Lige" White, Turner Ashby, Hanse McNeill, and Mosby. View more info

THE CONFEDERATE INVASION OF NEW MEXICO AND ARIZONA 1861-1862.

By: Kerby, Robert Lee.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Tucson, Westernlore: 1981

Edition: 2nd Printing

Inventory Number: 002705

Condition: Fine


Illustrations, e.p. maps, index. View more info

THE ADVENTURES AND RECOLLECTIONS OF GENERAL WALTER P. LANE.

By: Lane, Gen. Walter P.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Austin, Pemberton Press: 1970

Inventory Number: 022644

Condition: Fine


Gray cloth, 180 pp. Basic Tx. Bks. #119(A)-One of the best Texas military memoirs, it is also a prime source on the period from the revolution through the civil war. View more info

ONE HUNDRED GREAT GUNS. An Illustrated History of Firearms.

By: Lindsay, Merrill.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N. Y., Walker & Co.: 1967

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 022705

Condition: Very Good


D.j. (clipped, small tears on edges), 379 pp., photographs by Bruce Pendleton, index. Large--11 x 13. A definitive book covering some of the most famous firearms ever made. Generally considered one of the best ever written on the subject. View more info

FROM MEXICAN DAYS TO THE GOLD RUSH.

By: Marshall, James W. & Edw. G. Buffum.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, Lakeside Press: 1993

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 005171

Condition: Fine


389 pp., maps, photos, index. Contains THE LIFE & ADVENTURES OF JAMES W. MARSHALL by Geo. F. Parsons (1870), & SIX MONTHS IN THE GOLD MINES by Buffum (1850). A good view of the five years that changed California. View more info

ATTACK AND DIE. Civil War Military Tactics & the Southern Heritage.

By: McWhiney, Grady & Perry D. Jamieson.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University, U. Of Alabama: 1982

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 005573

Condition: Near Fine


209 pp., maps, tables, index. A classic work on the Civil War. View more info

ATTACK AND DIE. Civil War Military Tactics & the Southern Heritage.

By: McWhiney, Grady & Perry D. Jamieson.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tuscaloosa, U. Of Alabama: 1988

Inventory Number: 016811

Condition: Near Fine


209 pp., maps, index. A classic work on the Civil War. Later printing but INSCRIBED by author. View more info

ATTACK AND DIE. Civil War Military Tactics & the Southern Heritage.

By: McWhiney, Grady & Perry D. Jamieson.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University, U. Of Alabama: 1982

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 022611

Condition: Near Fine


Cloth (no d.j.), 209 pp., maps, tables, index. Name on fly. Why did so many Confederate soldiers die? The authors argue that the Confederates bled themselves to death by making so many costly attacks. A classic work on the Civil War. View more info

THE GENERAL WHO MARCHED TO HELL

By: Miers, Earl Schenck

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1951

Edition: 1st edition

Inventory Number: 006144

Condition: Near Fine


index. D.j. chipped and browning on spine. William Tecumseh Sherman and his march to fame and infamy. View more info

THE SHAPING OF A BATTLE: GETTYSBURG.

By: Montgomery, James Stuart

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philidelphia and N.Y., Chilton Co.: 1959

Edition: 1st edition

Inventory Number: 000085

Condition: Very Good


Index. No maps. View more info

BLANCO COUNTY HISTORY

By: Moursund, John S.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Burnet, Nortex: 1979

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 022762

ISBN: 0-89015-219-5

Condition: Near Fine


D.j. 612 pp., map, several appendices. Stain on front endpapers looks like it came from d.j. A very thorough history of Blanco County. The best source for the earliest period of Blanco County history. View more info

BLOODY TRAILS ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. The Diary of Alonzo Ferdinand Ickis.

By: Mumey, Nolie

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Denver, Old West: 1958

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021166

Condition: Near Fine


D.j. (some soil), 123 pp., frontis. of Ickis, index. #253 of 500 SIGNED copies. Mostly uncut. Vivid description of the Battle of Valverde and the campaign of the Union side. View more info

AUTOBIOGRAPHY AND REMINISCENCES OF THEOPHILUS NOEL.

By: Noel, Theophilius.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Chicago, Theo. Noel Co.: 1904

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 002365

Condition: Very Good


348 pp., frontis & t.p. are copies. Noel was a frontier scout: he ran afoul of the fanatic Committee of Public Safety before Secession. 4th Texas Cavalry in the Civil War, fought with Sibley in New Mexico & Louisiana, post-war experiences with carpetbaggers and con men, etc. Very scarce. View more info

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THE WHIRLWIND OF WAR.

By: Oates, Stephen B.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N.Y., Harper Collins: 1998

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 017210

Condition: Very Good


846 pp., index. Front hinge starting at top edge but still tight. A history of the Civil War from the viewpoints of several of the principal figures: Lincoln, Davis, Sherman, Mary Chesnut, Grant, Frederick Douglass, Cornelia Hancock, etc. 2nd book of his VOICES OF THE STORM trilogy. Note from Bill Moyers laid in. View more info