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THE ANNALS OF THE WAR WRITTEN BY LEADING PARTICIPANTS, NORTH & SOUTH. Originally Published in the Philadelphia Weekly Times.

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dayton, Morningside: 1988

Inventory Number: 027534

Condition: Fine


Cloth, 839 pp., illus., index. A facsimile reprint of the 1878 edition. 56 separate articles. Fine copy. View more info

CALAMITY JANE AND THE LADY WILDCATS.

By: Aikman, Duncan.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N. Y., Blue Ribbon Books:

Inventory Number: 024539

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth w/ orange lettering on spine, 347 pp., photos. Early reprint.Six-Guns #19-this book deals with Calamity Jane, Belle Starr, Cattle Kate, Pearl Hart, Poker Alice & some other female characters of the early West. View more info

AN ABSTRACT OF THE ORIGINAL TITLES OF RECORD IN THE GENERAL LAND OFFICE.

By: Anonymous

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Austin, Pemberton: 1964

Edition: 1st. Of This Ed.

Inventory Number: 025635

Condition: Near Fine


Cloth spine & corners, marbled boards w/paper label on spine, 182 pp. Facsimile reprod. of 1838 ed. Basic Tx. Bks#204(J)- one of the essential research tools on Texas lands & their settlement. Comprises a listing of all persons granted title to land in Texas, with date of grant, location, amount of land, & other details. View more info

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THE YOUNGER BROTHERS. Their Life and Character.

By: Appler, A. C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N. Y., Frederick Fell: 1955

Inventory Number: 017033

Condition: Very Good


245 pp., illus. D.j. worn, price clipped. View more info

RELUCTANT FRONTIERSMAN. James Ross Larkin on the Santa Fe Trail, 1856- 57.

By: Barbour, Barton H., ed.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, U. Of N.M.: 1990

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 009127

Condition: Fine


202 pp., photos, index. Excellent foreword by Marc Simmons. Larkin travelled to Santa Fe in William Bent's caravan in the fall of 1856. His diaries of the trip detail his impressions of Plains Indians & New Mexican life. View more info

THE LIFE OF STEPHEN F. AUSTIN.

By: Barker, Eugene C.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Austin, TSHA: 1949

Edition: 2nd Edition

Inventory Number: 025077

Condition: Near Fine


D.j. (some wear, faded spine), 477 pp., frontis., illus., maps, index. Basic Tx. Book #7(F)-".the most-praised of all Texas biographies. One of the greatest contributions to our understanding of Texas." First printing of the Second Edition with a new preface by Barker. Very nice copy View more info

THE WEAVER'S PATHWAY.

By: Bennett, Noel.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Flagstaff, Northland: 1974

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 005334

Condition: Fine


64 pp., illus., notes. A clarification of the "Spirit Trail" in Navajo weaving. The spirit trail is an anomaly in Navajo rugs. View more info

THE COWBOY AND HIS INTERPRETERS.

By: Branch, Douglas.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Cooper Square Pub.: 1976

Inventory Number: 007985

Condition: Fine


277 pp., illus. by Will James, Joe de Yong, & Charles M. Russell. Introd. by Harry Sinclair Drago. A fine reprint of the history of the evolution of the Western story. View more info

YOUNGER BROTHERS.

By: Breihan, Carl W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Naylor: 1961

Inventory Number: 021231

Condition: Very Good


D.j., 240 pp., 15 pp. of photos, illustrations. Chronology of their crimes. Guns #270. Covers both their Civil War actions and activities after the war. Addendum covers the Lawrence massacre and the subusequent pursuit of Quantrill. View more info

FIGHTING INDIAN WARRIORS. True Tales of the Wild Frontiers.

By: Brininstool, E.A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, Stackpole Books: 1953

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 000463

Condition: Very Good


353 pp., photos. No d.j. Revised & expanded edition of FIGHTING RED CLOUD'S WARRIORS published in 1926. Review copy. View more info

THE SAGA OF BILLY THE KID.

By: Burns, Walter Noble.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Doubleday, Page & Co.: 1926

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027460

Condition: Very Good


Cloth (top spine crinkled), no d.j., 322 pp., illus. endpapers by Ed Borein.Guns #337. Adams thought so little of this book, he called it fiction. But it helped to create & perpetuate the Billy the Kid myth. View more info

AUTUMN OF GLORY. The Army of Tennessee, 1862-1865.

By: Connelly, Thomas Lawrence.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LSU: 1991

Edition: Later Printing

Inventory Number: 027495

Condition: Fine


D.j., 558 pp., illus., maps, index. A companion volume to Army of the Heartland, a study of the Army of Tennessee during the early part of the Civil War. This volume completes his definitive history of one of the Confederacy's major military forces. View more info

ARMY OF THE HEARTLAND. The Army of Tennessee, 1861-1862.

By: Connelly, Thomas Lawrence.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LSU: 1988

Inventory Number: 027504

Condition: Fine


D.j., 305 pp., illus., 5 maps, index. Later printing. A study of the Army of Tennessee during the first part of the Civil War. View more info

McNEILL'S RANGERS.

By: Delauter, Roger U., Jr.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Lynchburg, H. E. Howard: 1986

Edition: 2nd

Inventory Number: 027365

Condition: Fine


Gray cloth w/gilt lettering & decoration, 130 pp., maps, photos, roster, bibliography. History of this partisan guerilla unit. Fine copy. Virginia Regimental History Series. View more info

AMERICAN INDIAN PAINTING of the Southwest and Plains Areas.

By: Dunn, Dorothy.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, U. Of N.M.: 1968

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 001401

Condition: Fine


D.j., 429 pp., 32 plates in color, 124 figures, index. Very scarce. A really excellent book which because of the plates and size is unlikely to be reprinted. View more info

MASSACRES OF THE MOUNTAINS. A History of the Indian Wars of the Far West 1815-1875.

By: Dunn, J.R., Jr.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Archer House:

Inventory Number: 027441

Condition: Fine


D.j., 669 pp., 110 illus., index. No date, circa 1958. Reprint of very rare, very well regarded book on the Indian wars first published in 1886. View more info

MANY ARE THE HEARTS. The Agony and the Triumph of Ulysses S. Grant.

By: Goldhurst, Richard.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: N. Y., Reader's Digest: 1975

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027535

Condition: Very Good


D.j. (some fading on upper edge), 297 pp., 28 pages of photos, index. A full detailed account of Grant's final fifteen months, after being the victim of an enormous swindle that left him penniless and deep in debt. View more info

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THE JOURNEY OF FRAY MARCOS DE NIZA.

By: Hallenbeck, Cleve.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Dallas, SMU: 1949

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 011741

Condition: Very Good +


D.j., 115 pp., illus. by J. Cisneros. Designed by C. Hertzog. Ltd. 1065c. Lowman #64 gives quite a description of the book. de Niza was sent with Esteban to investigate the Seven Cities of Cibola. His narrative, largely discarded today, is interesting. D.j. chipped, browning on endpaper, newspaper clippings about the book & Hertzog laid inside back cover. View more info

PANCHO VILLA AND THE COLUMBUS RAID.

By: Harris, Larry A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: El Paso, Superior Prtg.: 1949

Edition: 4th Prtg.

Inventory Number: 003875

Condition: Near Fine


100 pp., many photos. Scarce account of Pancho Villa's raid on Columbus, New Mexico, based in part on interviews with eyewitnesses. View more info

TEXAS AND THE GULF OF MEXICO or Yachting in the New World.

By: Houstoun, (Matilda).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Austin, W. Thomas Taylor: 1991

Edition: 1st. Of This Ed.

Inventory Number: 022086

Condition: Fine


Red cloth spine w/paper label & decorated boards, 274 pp., illus., index. Library of Texas #1,series of fine reprints of essential Texas books. Ltd. 750c. Basic Tx. Bks#97 #97-sprightly account by a wealthy English lady who came to Texas in 1842 offering some exceptional insights into Texas of the 1840's. Finely printed by Tom Taylor. View more info