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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. 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 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

M. K. KELLOGG'S TEXAS JOURNAL 1872.

By: Friend, Llerena B., Ed. & Introd. By.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Austin, U. Of Tx.: 1967

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026283

Condition: Fine


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

HISTORICAL TIMES ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE CIVIL WAR.

By: Fuast, Patricia L., Editor.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N. Y., Harper & Row: 1986

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027632

Condition: Very Good


D.j., xxiii + 850 pp., illus., maps. More than 2000 entries ranging from a few lines to several pages arranged alphabetically covering every important aspect and individual of the Civil War. View more info

THE FACES OF TYLER.

By: Gajda, Dr. Patricia A., Text; Randall S. Mallory, Photography.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tyler, Tyler Mus. Of Art.: 1979

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 018240

Condition: Near Fine


An architectural exhibit, Jan. 11 through Feb. 25, 1979 by the Tyler Museum of Art. 52 pp., many black & white photos. SIGNED by Gajda & Mallory. A study of architecture in the city known as the "Athens of Texas". View more info

THE MARCH TO THE SEA AND BEYOND. Sherman' s Troops in the Savannah and Carolinas Campaign.

By: Glatthaar, Joseph T.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N. Y., New York Univ. Press: 1985

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027546

Condition: Fine


D.j. (minor wear to upper edge), 318 pp., 16 illus., 3 maps, index. In his March to the Sea of 1864 & 1865, Sherman introduced the terrifying concept of "total war". View more info

THE SHIELD MARES.

By: Green, Ben K.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Austin, Encino Press: 1967

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 019618

Condition: Very Good


Cardboard slipcase, paper covered boards, 47 pp. #722 of 750c., SIGNED. Introduction. by A.C. Greene, design by Wm. Wittliff. Library bookplate on endpaper, blindstamp & stamped number on title page, small minor stain on the bottom of most pages, two small pieces of tape on spine, and a small 1.5" area on back cover where something was removed. Slipcase intact but show some wear. A classic story by one of the great storytellers. Overall a very good copy at an attractive price. View more info

RALLY ONCE AGAIN. Battle Tactics of the American Civil War.

By: Griffith, Paddy.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: England, The Crowood Press: 1989

Edition: Revised Ed,

Inventory Number: 027543

Condition: Fine


D.j., 239 pp., tables, map, index. Author shows that Civil War battles were fought more like Napoleon than World War I. And was the indecisive nature of such battles due more to the nature of the generals. View more info

FORT CONCHO AND THE TEXAS FRONTIER.

By: Haley, J.Evetts.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: San Angelo, San Angelo Standard-Times: 1952

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027566

Condition: Fine


D.j., 352 pp., 4 maps, diagram of the fort, illus. by H.D. Bugbee, index. Design by Carl Hertzog. Basic Tx. Bks. #83-The book began as a history of San Angelo and the adjacent region. It grew into a history of West Texas. One of the best books about any of the federal forts established in West Texas. Lowman #79. SIGNED by Haley. View more info

JACKSON.

By: Happel, Ralph.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Richmond, Eastern Natl. Park Assoc.: 1971

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027600

Condition: Fine


Stiff tan paper w/port. of Jackson on front, 60 pp., nicely illus., map. A brief work on the life & legacy of Stonewall Jackson. Excellent copy. View more info

HISTORY OF BASTROP COUNTY, TEXAS BEFORE STATEHOOD.

By: Kesselus, Kenneth.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Austin, Jenkins Pub.: 1986

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026295

Condition: Fine


Beautifully bound in burgumdy simulated leather, 329 pp., photos, index. No d.j. issued. SIGNED. Forword by John Jenkins. Colonization, settlers life, Texas Revolution, etc. View more info