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STATEMENT CONCERNING FORT CLARK, TEXAS.

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 018604

Condition: Very Good


A 10 page Statement setting out reasons why Fort Clark in Kinney County should be retained as a permanent military post. No author or date but circa 1946. Sets out quite a bit of information about the post & surrounding area. Unusual. View more info

MAXON SCOUT.

By: Cage, James C., compiled by.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Naylor: 1968

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 014041

Condition: Fine


25 pp., notes. The field notes of Lt. Mason Maxon made during a scout into the area north of the Davis Mountains while searching for Victorio's band of renegades who fled the Mescalero Reservation from March to July 1880. View more info

A SOUTHERN COMMUNITY IN CRISIS. Harrison County, Texas, 1850-1880

By: Campbell, Randolph B.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Austin, TSHA: 1983

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 022059

Condition: Fine


Slipcase, #46 of 75c bound in quarter brown morocco with marbled boards, 443 pp., 8 full page monochrome plates, map, index. SIGNED. A history of Harrison County pre-war, during the Civil War, and through Reconstruction. View more info

CARPETBAG RULE IN RECONSTRUCTION TEXAS: AN ENDURING MYTH.

By: Campbell, Randolph B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Austin, TSHA: 1994

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025100

Condition: Very Good


Stiff illus. paper covers, pp. 587-754, cover illus. of Tehuacana Creek Indian Council. Campbell's article pp. 587-596. Also Weiss-The Texas Rangers Revisited pp. 621-642; and Klos-The 1859 Expulsion of the Reserve Indians from Texas. Vol. XCVII, No. 4, April, 1994. View more info

INSULTS, INNUENDOS AND INVECTIVE: WACO IN 1897.

By: Conger, Roger N.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Waco, Author: 1973

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 020101

Condition: Fine


Stiff red paper covers, 11 pp., frontis. About the bitter controversy between Brann's ICONOCLAST and Baylor Univ. in 1897, eventually leading to Brann's death by a bullet in the back. Ltd. to 300c. View more info

THE GOVERNOR'S MANSION OF TEXAS.

By: Daniel, Jean Houston Baldwin (Mrs. Price Daniel)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Waco, 1960

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 020438

Condition: Fine


Stiff gray paper covers with black lettering, 14 pp. Limited to 200 SIGNED copies (#190). A speech delivered by Mrs. Daniel to The Open Forum in Austin in 1960. Interesting information on the Mansion. View more info

FOUR YEARS IN REBEL CAPITALS. An Inside View of Life in the Southern Confederacy, From Birth to Death.

By: De Leon, Thomas Cooper.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Alexandria, Time-Life: 1983

Inventory Number: 025123

Condition: Near Fine


Black leather w/gilt lettering, 375 pp., appendix. Fine copy except two small triangular tears on front endpapers. Collector's Library of the Civil War. Harwell-IN TALL COTTON, #40. DeLeon spent most of the War on duty in Richmond. His book is based on copious notes made during the War years. Reproduction of the 1890 edition. View more info

WE ARE IN FOR IT: The First Battle of Kernstown.

By: Ecelbarger, Gary L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Shippensburg, White Mane Pub. Co.: 1997

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025098

Condition: Fine


D.j., 370 pp., illus. The full story of the first clash in the series that comprised Stonewall Jackson's legendary Shenandoah Valley campaign. View more info

WE ARE IN FOR IT: The First Battle of Kernstown.

By: Ecelbarger, Gary L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Shippensburg, White Mane Pub. Co.: 1997

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025099

Condition: Fine


D.j., 370 pp., illus. The full story of the first clash in the series that comprised Stonewall Jackson's legendary Shenandoah Valley campaign. View more info

THE SPURS

By: Elliot, W.J.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Spur, The Texas Spur: 1939

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 011695

Condition: Fine


274 pp., 4 photos. Reese-SIX SCORE #37-While rather crudely printed and written, it give more of the flavor of the Spur Ranch than any other book. Author worked for the Spur and there are many tales of his personal experiences & those of his friends. Cattle drives, storms, pioneers, life & death on the range. View more info

THE SOUTHWEST OF JOHN HORTON SLAUGHTER. Pioneer Cattleman & Trail-driver of Texas, the Pecos, & Arizona & Sheriff of Tombsto

By: Erwin, Allen A.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Glendale, A.H. Clark Co.: 1965

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 006386

Condition: Fine


D.j., 368 pp., illus., index. Forewords by Ramon Adams & Wm. McLeod Raine. An excellent Texas/Arizona/Southwest/Cattlman/Lawmen/Outlaw item. Slaugher fought in the Civil War, was a Texas Ranger, Army scout, and trail driver. View more info

THE HISTORICAL STORY OF BEE COUNTY, TEXAS.

By: Ezell, Camp

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Beeville, Beeville Pub. Co.: 1973

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 020389

Condition: Fine


Green cloth w/gilt lettering, 258 pp. plus 34 pp. of photos at the end. Early Texas history, arrival of colonists, Texas as a Republic, & the organization of Bee County, the various communities in Bee County, legal hangins, Beeville's formation as a city, etc. View more info

THE KICKAPOOS. Lords of the Middle Border.

By: Gibson, A.M.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Norman, U. of Okla.: 1963

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024034

Condition: Near Fine


D.j., 391 pp., map, photos, index. History of this tribe of extremely successful warriors, who served as mercenaries for many invaders but resisted white settlement and acculturation to maintain their independence. View more info

REMINSCENCES OF THE CIVIL WAR

By: Gordon, Gen. John B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Alexandria, Time-Life: 1981

Inventory Number: 025124

Condition: Fine


Black leather w/gilt lettering, 474 pp., frontis., portraits, index. Collector's Library of the Civil War. Gordon participated in nearly every major battle in the East. He also comments on some where he was not a party. His reminiscences are considered among the finest by a general officer. Reproduction of 1903 edition. Harwell-IN TALL COTTON, #71. View more info

REMINSCENCES OF THE CIVIL WAR

By: Gordon, Gen. John B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Alexandria, Time-Life: 1981

Inventory Number: 025125

Condition: Fine


Black leather w/gilt lettering, 474 pp., frontis., portraits, index. Collector's Library of the Civil War. Gordon participated in nearly every major battle in the East. He also comments on some where he was not a party. His reminiscences are considered among the finest by a general officer. Reproduction of 1903 edition. Harwell-IN TALL COTTON, #71. View more info

NEW GUIDE TO SPANISH AND MEXICAN LAND GRANTS IN SOUTH TEXAS

By: Greaser, Galen.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas General Land Office: 2009

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 022972

Condition: Fine


Stiff decorated paper covers, 343 pp., index, map. Contains 363 expanded entries for the Spanish and Mexican land grants in South Texas that are documented in the General Land office. Includes a history of the issuance and confirmation of the grants and four apendecies with related topics. View more info

THE VILLAGE HORSE DOCTOR: West of the Pecos.

By: Green, Ben K.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N.Y., Knopf: 1971

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 022988

Condition: Very Good


D.j. (price clipped), 306 pp., illus. by Lorence Bjorklund. SIGNED by Green, gift insription on fly. One of Green's "Big Four" books. Recollections of his years at Ft. Stockton & his horse patients. Dykes-50 Great Western Illustrators--Bjorklund. View more info

Ben Green Tales: 2. UP FOOL'S HILL AHORSEBACK.

By: Green, Ben K.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Flagstaff, Northland: 1974

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024123

Condition: Near Fine


Yellow cloth w/gilt lettering on spine & cover, 79 pp., illus. by John Hampton. Ben Green Tales was published as a four volume set in a slipcase & sells for over $200. This is one of the four separate volumes from a broken set. View more info

GRAND PRAIRIE.

By: Greer, James K.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Dallas, Tardy Pub.: 1935

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024597

Condition: Very Good


Lavender cloth (spine faded), mylar, 284 pp., maps, illus., index. Presents some of the economic and social conditions of the Grand Prairie region of Texas 1850-1890. Six-Guns 870-"Exceedingly scarce, contains a great deal of information about various outlaws of Texas." John Selman, John Wesley Hardin, etc. Owner's stamp inside covers. Nice tight copy. View more info

PERSONAL JUSTICE ON THE ARIZONA DESERT.

By: Haley, J Evetts

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Midland, Carl Hertzog: 1979

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 014944

Condition: Fine


Paper covers illus. by H.D. Bugbee, 5 pp. Reprinted from Michael Gibbs Catalogue No.1, Texas & the West, Feb. 1979 for Nita S. Haley Library by Carl Hertzog. An essay about the family of Frank King, a fellow author and friend of Haley. View more info