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VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. April-May 1934.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Marfa, O.L. Shipman: 1934

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 015915

Condition: Near Fine


Covers show paintings from the El Paso County courthouse lobby. Articles on Spanish Explorations Along the Conchos & Rio Grande Terlingua history, the Border Patrol, R.E. Thomason, etc. View more info

VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. 1936 Centennial Edition

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Marfa, O.L. Shipman: 1936

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 015926

Condition: Near Fine


Cover photo of Margaret Jane Cook Dolan. Contains J.E. Gregg's History of Presidio County & other articles on the County. Articles on the Brites, Pancho Villa. View more info

VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. February-March 1934.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Marfa, O.L. Shipman: 1934

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 016882

Condition: Very Good


Articles on the Boundary Survey, Yaqui indians, Lost Guadalupe gold mine, Lone Red Murder Yearling of West Texas, History of Presidio county by Gregg, Early West Texas Cattle & Horse brands. View more info

VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. November 1933. John Nance Garner issue.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Marfa, O.L. Shipman: 1933

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 016888

Condition: Very Good


Articles by Jack Shipman, Warren J. Hunter, others about Indians, Texas Rangers (Lt. Charles Nevill, Capt. H.J. Richarz). Ranchers and cowboys. Some staining due to water. View more info

VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. December 1933. El Paso Issue.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Marfa, O.L. Shipman: 1933

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 016890

Condition: Very Good


Water damage. Articles on El Paso, Bandits, Camels in the Big Bend (O.W. Williams), Ft. Quitman, El Paso Salt War,etc. Some early History of Presidio, Fort Davis, Van Horn wells. View more info

VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. January 1934.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Marfa, O.L. Shipman: 1934

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 016877

Condition: Near Fine


Articles on San Elizario, Tom O'Folliard (Billy the Kid's partner), El Paso Salt War (part 2), Austin's Original 300, etc. Cowboy preacher L.R. Millican. View more info

CONSTITUTION AND LAWS OF THE CHEROKEE NATION Published By an Act of the National Council 1892

By: Adair, John L., Compiled By.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Parsons, Kansas, The Foley R'y Printing Co.: 1893

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027657

Condition: Fine


Tan library cloth w/red & black leather spine labels, 426 pp., index. Rebound. Contents in excellent conditon. Probably the most refined codification among the Five Civilized Tribes. Compiled by John L. Adair. View more info

TRIGGERNOMETRY. A Gallery of Gunfighters.

By: Cunningham, Eugene.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Caldwell, Caxton Printers: 1975

Inventory Number: 027215

Condition: Fine


D.j., 441 pp., illus. w/photos from the Rose Collection. Foreword by Eugene Manlove Rhodes. One of the best books on gunfighters. Guns #530-standard work & reliable on most points. View more info

COW COUNTRY.

By: Dale, Edward Everett

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Norman, U. Of Ok.: 1942

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026324

Condition: Fine


D.j., 265 pp., chapter head illus. Herd 632-" A collection of essays published in various periodicals during the past quarter of a century." Six-Guns 543-"Minor mention of certain outlaws and the Johnson County War." View more info

THE IMPERILED UNION : 1861-1865. Vol. I-The Deep Waters of the Proud & Vol. II-Stand in the Day of Battle.

By: Davis, William C.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Co.: 1982

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027647

Condition: Near Fine


Two volumes, 1982 & 1983, d.j., 316 & 359 pp., many photos & an index in each volume, endpaper maps. A history of the Civil War, chronicling not only the battles, but portraying the political, economic, social, & intellectual ferment characterizing the era. View more info

ON THE OPEN RANGE.

By: Dobie, J. Frank

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Dallas, Banks Upshaw & Co.: 1940

Edition: 5th Prtg.

Inventory Number: 027658

Condition: Fine


D.j. (price clipped), 312 pp., color frontis & three color illustrations plus 14 black & white drawings by Carlton Mead. Nicely INSCRIBED by Dobie. The book covers the "open" range, its wildlife, mustangs, longhorns, Indian captives, buried treasure, & more. View more info

A BRIEF HISTORY OF HAYS COUNTY AND SAN MARCOS, TEXAS

By: Dobie, Dudley R.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: San Marcos, Privately Printed: 1948

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021783

Condition: Fine


Stiff paper covers, 71 pp., frontis illus. of Capt. Jack Hays. Originally pub. in the San Marcos Record to commemorate the Centennial year, contains material on Hays County, early trail drivers, Texas Rangers, and a brief old-timer reminiscence of Ben Thompson. View more info

CORONADO'S CHILDREN. Tales of Lost Mines & Buried Treasures of the Southwest

By: Dobie, J.Frank.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Dallas, Southwest Press: 1930

Edition: 1st. Ed., 1st State

Inventory Number: 022051

Condition: Very Good


Original black cloth w/gilt lettering & decoration, 329 pp., illus. True first with "a cowman" in the dedication. Spine lettering & decoration faded off. No d.j. SIGNED. Basic Tx. Bks# 45 -the best work ever written on hidden treasure & one of the most fascinating books on any subject to come out of Texas. View more info

A NARRATIVE OF THE CAPTIVITY AND SUFFERING OF DOLLY WEBSTER AMONG THE CAMANCHE INDIANS IN TEXAS...

By: Dolbeare, Dr. Benjamin.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale: 1986

Edition: 1st. Of This Ed.

Inventory Number: 025400

Condition: As New


Brown cloth spine over marbled boards, 34 pp. Exact printed facsimile of the only known copy. 1 of 500c printed at Meriden Stinhour Press. Her captors were among the Comanche bands which sent representatives to San Antonio to participate in treaty negociations which led to the famous Council House Fight of 1840. With an account of the massacre of John Webster & his party. Tate 2281. View more info

THE PURPLE LAWMAN. From Horned Toad to High Sheriff. The Story of Lon Evans.

By: Evans, Lon.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Fort Worth, The Summit Group: 1990

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 019978

Condition: Fine


D.j., 183 pp., photos. Stamped inscription & signature of Evans on fly. Autobiography of Lon Evans who served as sheriff of Tarrant County, Tx., for 24 years. Evans was an All-Southwest Conference football player at TCU, was installed in the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame, and was one of the best known professional football officials before becoming sheriff. View more info

STANDARD OF THE WEST. The Justin Story.

By: Farman, Irvin.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ft.Worth, TCU: 1996

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 017946

Condition: Fine


206 pp., photos, index. INSCRIBED by John Justin to the editor of the TCU Texas Biography Series. The story of the Justin Brand from Spanish Fort to Fort Worth. View more info

TROUBLESOME TIMES IN TEXAS.

By: Farrow, Marion Humphreys.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Naylor: 1960

Edition: 2nd

Inventory Number: 021230

Condition: Very Good


D.j., 55 pp. + 8 pp. of photos. Covers the most turbulent period in Texas-- between 1859 and 1883. The Texas Rangers versus the State Police Indian troubles, etc. View more info

LAND OF MANY FRONTIERS. A History of the American Southwest.

By: Faulk, Odie B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Oxford: 1968

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 001605

Condition: Very Good


E.p. maps, index. A noted historians version of the history of the Southwest including TX, NM, AZ, KS, OK, CO, NV, CA, and UT. View more info

THE SCHWARTZ FAMILY OF EL PASO. The Story of a Pioneer Jewish Family in the Southwest.

By: Fierman, Floyd S.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: El Paso, TWP: 1980

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 017651

Condition: Fine


64 pp., photos, appendices. Story of an early El Paso Jewish family by the eminent Jewish historian & SIGNED by him. Southwestern Study #61. Very scarce in cloth. View more info

KING FISHER. His Life and Times.

By: Fisher, O. C. And Jeff Dykes.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Norman, U. Of Ok.: 1966

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021512

Condition: Fine


D.j. (worn), 157 pp., biblio. INSCRIBED by Fisher. One of the few Western Frontier Library original editions. Story of an outlaw turned lawman. Guns #724--Ben Thompson, Bat Masterson, Taylor-Sutton Feud, Texas Rangers. View more info