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ECHOES OF GLORY. Illustrated Atlas of the Civil War.

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Alexandria, Time-Life: 1991

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 017402

Condition: Fine


Brown simulated leather spine & brown boards w/ mapinset, 320 pp. with black & white & colored plates of maps, illus., ports. throughout, index. Fine copy of first edition. View more info

THE NATIONAL GUARDSMAN: Texas Historic Number

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Austin, Guardsman Pub. & Printing Co.:

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026250

Condition: Poor


Paper covers, approx. 10" x 15", 128 pp., photos. Both covers loose as well as several pages, pages very worn on edges, title page missing triangular piece at bottom near spine that loses very little info. No date but portraits of Woodrow Wilson & Governor William Hobby so probably in the early 1920's. Lots of ads. Articles on the 36th Div., 90th Div. & various other units as well as Texas A&M & UT. View more info

THIS IS SAN ANTONIO.

By: Aniol, Claude B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Author: 1948

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026214

Condition: Fine


Stiff paper covers, 24 unnum. pp., photos by Aniol, e.p. maps of downtown San Antonio. Excellent black & white photos of San Antonio missions, the Alamo & various other buildings View more info

ABILENE ... ON CATCLAW CREEK

By: Duff, Katharyn.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Abilene, Reporter Pub. Co.: 1969

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026392

Condition: Fine


Dark brown leather spine/brown cloth, slipcase, 298 pp. with 16 pp. of photos, maps, index. #151 of 200c of the Phantom Hill Edition SIGNED by Duff, Tucker Sutherland the designer, & Andres B. Shelton the publisher. Very nice history of Abilene encompassing its beginnings as a waypoint on the Texas & Pacific railroad & its role as a cattle town. Covers many early regional ranches and the ranch owners. View more info

MY DOBIE COLLECTION.

By: Dykes, Jeff C.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Coll.Sta., Friends of Tx. A&M Lib.: 1971

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026379

Condition: Fine


Cloth, 43 pp., illus. #58/300c in cloth, SIGNED. Keepsake No. 1 of Friends of Texas A & M Library. Excellent bibliographic reference work by an avid book collector and friend of Dobie, who became a highly regarded Texas and Southwestern book dealer. View more info

SHAWLS, CRINOLINES, FILIGREE. The Dress & Adornment of the Women of New Mexico.

By: Espinosa, Carmen.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: El Paso, TWP: 1970

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026225

Condition: Fine


D.j., 61 pp., 18 plates with some in color. Designed by Carl Hertzog. Dress & adornment of the women of New Mexico are discussed and illustrated. View more info

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M. K. KELLOGG'S TEXAS JOURNAL 1872.

By: Friend, Llerena B.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Austin, U. Of Tx.: 1967

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 015777

Condition: Fine


D.j., 183 pp., 15 illus., 3 maps, index. INSCRIBED by Friend. Kellogg's notes about his experiences of a mining attempt into the Wichita area with the Texas Land and Copper Association View more info

DIOCESE OF GALVESTON CENTENNIAL 1847-1947

By: Galveston Diocese.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Houston, Catholic Youth Organization: 1947

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025230

Condition: Very Good


Yellow pebbled boards, 174 pp., photos, 2 endpaper maps--first one showing the diocese 100 years ago including Nacogdoches, Austin, San Antonio, Laredo, & Ysleta; second map shows the diocese of 1947 including Waco, Granger & Palestine. Contains "The Missionary Years In Texas" by Carlos E. Castaneda, short biographies of early bishops, & descriptions of nine deaneries. Contents fine. View more info

BLUE & Some Other Dogs.

By: Graves, John.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Austin, Encino Press: 1981

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026336

Condition: Fine


Mylar d.j., cloth spine & paper covered boards, 29 pp., photos. SIGNED by Graves. Story of his dog and earlier dogs. View more info

THE ADDRESS OF MR. DAN D. CASEMENT at the Thirtieth Annual meeting of the Panhandle Plains Hist. Soc. at Canyon, Texas...

By: Haley, J.Evetts, ed.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Amarillo, George Autry: 1951

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026391

Condition: Fine


Paper covers, 8 pp. Ltd. to 100c. Robinson #1 or #220 (depends on which Haley biblio.) Mr. Dan looks into the past and peels the bark off the present. Herd #426. Scarce cattle item. View more info

THE THEORY & PRACTICE OF RIVERS.

By: Harrison, Jim.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Seattle, Winn Books: 1986

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026390

Condition: Fine


Green & white cloth in custom slipcase, 53 pp., illus. by Russell Chatham. Appears to be one of 350 copies of the limited edition SIGNED by Harrison and Chatham but not numbered. Eleven poems illus. by Chatham. View more info

HURRAH FOR THE TEXANS. Civil War Letters of George W. Ingram.

By: Ingram, George W.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Coll.Sta., Texas A&M: 1974

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026222

Condition: Fine


Stiff paper covers, 25 pp., Ltd. 350c (150 for sale). Ingram, from Hillsboro, served in the 4th Tx. Cavalry from Ellis county, which later became the 12th Texas Cavalry in 1861. View more info

HOOD'S TEXAS BRIGADE SKETCHBOOK

By: Jones, Tom.

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Hillsboro, Hill College Press: 1988

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024859

Condition: Fine


D.j., no pagination. Ltd. 750c. Introduction by Col. Harold B. Simpson. Unique history book on Hood's Texas Brigade. Flags, uniforms, weapons & equipment of Texas Civil War soldiers. Jones created sketches based on his interpretation of contemporary photographs. View more info

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

By: Kerby, Robert Lee.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: L.A., Westernlore: 1958

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024805

Condition: Fine


D.j. (worn, 159 pp., illus., e.p. maps, index. An excellent work on the Confederate invasion of New Mexico and Arizona, which if successful, would have led to an attempt to seize the gold mines of Colorado & California. Ltd. 850c. View more info

FIGHTING WITH ROSS' TEXAS CAVALRY BRIGADE. Diary of Lt. Geo. L. Grisham, Adjutant, 9th Tx. Cavalry.

By: Kerr, Homer L.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Hillsboro, HJC Press: 1976

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021749

Condition: Fine


D.j., 255 pp., maps, photos, muster rolls, index. Sul Ross commanded the 9th Regiment for the last 15 months of the Civil War. INSCRIBED by Col. Harold B. Simpson who did the Introduction. View more info

THE CIVIL WAR LETTERS OF DAVID R. GARRETT Detailing the Adventures of the 6th Texas Cavalry, 1861-1865.

By: Key, Hobart, Jr. & Max Lale.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Marshall, Port Caddo Press: 1963

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 023461

Condition: Fine


Gray cloth w/red lettering, 105 pp., illus. #57 of 300c. Lale edited & Key provided annotations & background material. Garrett was a private in Stone's Regt., 6th Tx. Cavlary, Co. E. The 6th was in Indian Territory, fought in Arkansas (Pea Ridge), Missouri, Mississippi, & Tennessee. INSCRIBED by Lale. Key was great-grandson of Garrett. View more info

FR. GERONIMO DE MENDIETA'S HISTORY. An Introduction to the Antecedents of the Spanish Missions of Texas

By: Leuteneggar, Fr. Benedict, O.F.M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Old Spanish Missions Historical Research Library: 1978

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026253

Condition: Very Good


Spiral bound paper covers, 38 pp. An excellent study of the first missionaries in Texas including the "Twelve Apostles". This is the fourth volume of five of Fr. Leuteneggar's work on the Old Spanish Missions of Texas.Two small spots on cover that have bled through the first five pages not affecting contents. View more info

THE BOOK CLUB OF TEXAS.

By: Marcus, Stanley.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Dallas, DeGolyer Library: 1989

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 012540

Condition: Fine


Cloth spine & marbled bds., (18) pp. Ltd. to 100c. specially bound & SIGNED by Stanley Marcus. Designed & printed by W. Thomas Taylor. DeGolyer Keepsake #3. Story of the beginnings of the original Book Club of Texas with short descriptions & illus. of the title pages of the seven original titles published. View more info

IMPRESSIONS OF THE BIG THICKET.

By: Owens, William, Text & Michael Frary, Paintings.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Austin, U. of Texas: 1973

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026350

Condition: Fine


D.j. (clipped), 112 pp., b+w and color plates of paintings by Frary. 25 pp. essay on the Big Thicket by Owens and about 70 pp. of Frary's paintings. View more info

1992 CONFEDERATE HISTORY SYMPOSIUM Proceedings

By: Patterson, B.D.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Hillsboro, Hill Junior College: 1992

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024817

Condition: Fine


Tan laminated boards, 98 pp. Full printing of presentations: McWhiney-Cavaliers & Crackers: Conf. Military Leaders; Brown-Walker's Texas Division; Pohl-Jomini, The Generals and the Economy of Force; and Faulk-Honey Springs: The Battle for Indian Territory. #17 of 90c. View more info