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TEXAS. A Guide to the Lone Star State.

By: American Guide Series, (WPA).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: N. Y., Hastings House: 1940

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027913

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth, 718 pp., endpaper maps, photos, index. Nice copy but no d.j. View more info

THE DIVIDED UNION.

By: Batty, Peter & Peter Parish.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Topsfield, Salem House: 1987

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027756

Condition: Fine


D.j. (clipped), 224 pp., many photos w/some in color, index. Square. A lively and penetrating account of the Civil War. A companion book to the TV series. View more info

BEE COUNTY CENTENNIAL 1858-1958

By: Bauer, Grace

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Beeville, Beeville Pub. Co.: 1958

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 028180

Condition: Fine


Stiff white paper covers w/red design & blue lettering, 115 pp., photos. History of Bee County in South Central Texas. SIGNED by Grace Bauer. View more info

WAR WITHIN A WAR. The Confederacy Against Itself.

By: Beals, Carleton.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Chilton Co.: 1965

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027897

Condition: Fine


D.j. (front panel wrinkled at the top), 177 pp., index. The story of the 'fifth column' within the Confederacy. Nevins II, p. 169. View more info

SO FELL THE ANGELS.

By: Belden, Thomas Graham & Marva Robins Belden.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown: 1956

Edition: 3rd Prtg.

Inventory Number: 027793

Condition: Very Good


D.j. (worn, missing small piece on spine), 401 pp., illus., index. Biography of Lincoln's secretary, later Chief Justice, Salmon P. Chase, his ambitious daughter and her husband, Senator William Sprague. View more info

BALTIMORE AND THE NINETEENTH OF APRIL, 1861.

By: Brown, George William.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Johns Hopkins: 2001

Edition: 1st. Paperback Prtg.

Inventory Number: 027794

Condition: Fine


Stiff paper covers, 176 pp., frontis. map, index. On April 19, 1861, the First Massassachusetts Vols. & some Pennsylvania troops marched along the Baltimore waterfront and were attacked by a mob. When the shooting was over, 21 soldiers & citizens were dead and over 100 injured. View more info

THE MEXICAN SIDE OF THE TEXAS REVOLUTION...

By: Castaneda, Carlos. Trans. by.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Wash. D.C., Documentary Publishing: 1971

Inventory Number: 027820

Condition: Fine


Black cloth with gold lettering, 391 pp., illus., map, index. Ltd. to 500c. BTB #61-best contemporaneous account of Mexican retreat from Texas after San Jacinto. View more info

THE MEXICAN SIDE OF THE TEXAS REVOLUTION...

By: Castaneda, Carlos. Trans. by.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Wash. D.C., Documentary Publishing: 1971

Inventory Number: 027821

Condition: Fine


Black cloth with gold lettering, 391 pp., illus., map, index. Ltd. to 500c. BTB #61-best contemporaneous account of Mexican retreat from Texas after San Jacinto. View more info

LEGACY. The Story of the Permian Basin Region of West Texas and Southeast New Mexico.

By: Clemens, Gus

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Mulberry Ave. Books: 1983

Edition: 1st., 1st Prtg.

Inventory Number: 027976

Condition: Fine


Original blue leatherette w/silver lettering, no d.j., 256 pp., endpaper maps, illus., index. Several double page color reproductions of paintings by Tom Lovell, color & black & white photos, and a number of maps. View more info

ALL AFIRE TO FIGHT. The Untold Tale of the Civil War's Ninth Texas Cavalry.

By: Crabb, Martha L.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N.Y., Post Road Press: 2000

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027853

Condition: Fine


D.j., 423 pp., maps, illus., index. A fine work on the 9th Texas Cavalry from North Texas which crossed the Red River into Oklahoma to begin their remarkable Civil War odyssey in October 1861. They would remain on duty throughout the war, participating in several major campaigns and suffering tremendous casualties. View more info

MY HOME TOWN. The Bedias Story.

By: Davis, Wallace.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Houston, Gulf Publishing: 1953

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027920

Condition: Fine


Red cloth, 231 pp., 16 pp. photo section, endpaper maps. History of town in Grimes County. About 60 pp. of biographical sketches. View more info

GHOST SHIP: The Confederate Raider Alabama.

By: Delaney, Norman C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Middleton, Southfarm Press: 1989

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027832

Condition: Fine


Stiff illus. paper covers, 90 pp., many illus., index. The Alabama was designed by Confederate naval agent James Dunwoody Bulloch, built in England, and her crew included Englishmen, Southerners, and even some from New England. View more info

WHO'S WHO IN THE CONFEDERACY.

By: Dotson, Susan Merle.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Naylor: 1966

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027847

Condition: Fine


D.j. (clipped), 368 pp., illus., index. Short biographical sketches of 92 Confederate ancestors of members of the Albert Sidney Johnston chapter of the UDC in San Antonio. 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

STEPHEN R. MALLORY, CONFEDERATE NAVY CHIEF.

By: Durkin, Joseph T., S.J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, U. Of N. C.: 1985

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027840

Condition: Very Good


D.j. (clipped, worn), 446 pp., index. The first full-length biography of Mallory who Douglass Southall Freeman regarded as one of the two most able members of the Confederate Cabinet. In Tall Cotton, 49. View more info

HISTORY OF ELLIS COUNTY TEXAS.

By: Ellis County History Workshop.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Waco, Texian Press: 1972

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021133

Condition: Fine


D.j., 338 pp. (blindstamp on title page, address sticker) with a 22 pp. photo section, index. A very scarce county history with material on the Civil War, early families, education, etc. View more info

A HISTORY OF ST. JOHN'S UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, ROCKDALE, TEXAS.

By: Fischer, Mrs. Walter E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Privately Published: 1974

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027955

Condition: Fine


Stiff paper covers, 38 pp., photos. History of this Milam county church at its centennial. Local history & genealogy for Rockdale. View more info

LURE OF THE LAND. Texas County Maps and the History of Settlement.

By: Frantz, Joe B. & Mike Cox.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Coll. Sta., Texas A&M: 1988

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 016120

Condition: Fine


D.j., 228 pp., many illus., maps, index. Elephant folio 11 1/2" x 17 1/2". Excellent book long out of print and extremely scarce. Finely designed & printed. Cox- MORE BASIC TEXAS BOOKS #36-only 2000 copies of this book were published & quickly went out of print. It is the only place color plates of original county land grant maps have been published. Very desirable. View more info

HISTORY OF ST. MARY'S PARISH, BRENHAM, TEXAS and Catholicism of Washington County & Early Texas.

By: Gorzycki, Bruno, Compiled & Researched By.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Brenham, 1986

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027961

Condition: Fine


Brown tape spine & stiff paper, 143 pp., many copies of photos. Some history of Washington county and Brenham. View more info

REBEL RAIDER. Raphael Semmes's Cruise in the C.S.S. Sumter.

By: Gosnell, Harpur Allen, Ed. By.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, U. Of N. C.: 1948

Edition: 1st. Of This Ed.

Inventory Number: 027831

Condition: Very Good


D.j. (clipped), 218 pp., illus., index. Excerpts from Semmes's memoirs to tell of his adventures in narrative form, includes an introduction and conclusions by the editor about the life and personality of the Rebel Raider. 1" square piece cut out of top of fly, otherwise very nice copy. View more info