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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

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 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

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

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

CHARLES SCHREINER-GENERAL MERCHANDISE. The Story of a Country Store.

By: Haley, J.Evetts.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Austin, TSHA: 1944

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 001723

Condition: Fine


Typo. and design by Hertzog. Illus. by Bugbee. Index. Ltd. to 300c. Lowman #24; Robinson #11. The story of the country store and the Schreiner family in Kerrville. View more info

A HISTORY OF CHAMBERS COUNTY. A Thesis.

By: Harry, Jewel Horace.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Chambers County, Tx., Chambers County Hist. Comm.: 1981

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 023188

Condition: Fine


Textured brown cloth w/gold emblem on front cover, 230 pp., photos, Chamber County map, index. Originally presented as her Thesis to the Univ. of Texas Graduate School for her Master of Arts degree in 1940. Short gift inscription inside front cover. Very scarce. View more info

COLONEL JACK HAYS, TEXAS RANGER

By: Henderson, Col. Harry M.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Naylor: 1954

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021234

Condition: Very Good


D.j., 115 pp., frontis, index. Short biography of Hays by an excellent military historian. Handwritten "Alice L. Pendleton Library" inside cover, card pocket inside rear cover. No other marks. Very nice copy of a very scarce & highly regarded book. View more info

CENTENNIAL HISTORY OF ANDERSON COUNTY.

By: Hohes, Pauline B.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Naylor: 1936

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 023361

Condition: Very Good


Gray cloth w/black lettering, 565 pp., photos. History from pioneer days of ox-drawn transportation to railroads. Many short biographical sketches of pioneers, some with photos. Has a section on the massacre at Parker's Fort and Cynthia Ann Parker. Very scarce county history. View more info