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EL INCA GARCILASO DE LA VEGA

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lima, Peru, Libreria Francesa Cientifica: 1923

Inventory Number: 007279

Condition: Very Good


Primera & Segunda Partes. Both first editions of this edition. Part One-1539-1616, 83 pp.; Part Two-68 pp. Some chipping & browning on wrs. In Spanish. View more info

THE NEW TEXAS SCHOOL READER.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austin, Steck Co.: 1962

Inventory Number: 019441

Condition: Fine


Cloth spine w/paper covered boards,glassine d.j., slipcase, 187 pp. Fine copy. Facsimile reproduction of a reader published in Texas during the Civil War (1864) by E. H. Cushing who published the first textbooks in Texas. View more info

OFFICIAL REGISTER OF THE OFFICERS AND CADETS OF THE U. S. MILITARY ACADEMY, WEST POINT, NEW YORK.

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N. Y., W. L. Burroughs Printer: 1856

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 019514

Condition: Very Good


Paper covers (some browning on edges) with tape spine, 22 pp. List the staff and the cadets in the Order of Merit in their respective classes. View more info

SUL ROSS STATE COLLEGE BULLETIN, Vol. XLIII, No. 3, Sept. 1963

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Alpine, Sul Ross State College: 1963

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 019364

Condition: Fine


Stiff paper covers, 137 pp., photos. This is an excellent issue with several important articles: DON MILTON FAVER by Barry Scobee; EARLY SETTLING OF THE BIG BEND by Mrs. Joel E. Wright; THE GLEN SPRINGS RAID by Capt. C. D. Wood; CAPT. SULL ROSS by Ray Osborne; and W. D. Smithers-BANDIT RAIDS IN THE BIG BEND COUNTRY, pp. 75-105 with many photos & a map. View more info

SOUTHWEST REVIEW, Fall 1945

By: (Southwest Review)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dallas, SMU: 1945

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 019111

Condition: Very Good


Contains: Rister-When Camels Came to Texas; DeGolyer-Anthony F. Lucas and Spindletop; Barker- Pity the Poor President; Gipson-Hound Dog Men Are Born; and many other interesting articles. View more info

MORE NEWS FROM VIRGINIA. A Further Account of BACON'S REBELLION.

By: Abernethy, Thomas Perkins. Introd. By.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, Tracy W. McGregor Library: 1943

Inventory Number: 028559

Condition: Very Good


Extended paper covers, 11 pp. introd., 7 pp., uncut. Finely printed ltd. edition. "Being A True and Full Relation of all Occurrences in that Countrey, Since the Death of Nath. Bacon. With An Account of Thirteen Perfons that have been tryed and Executed for their Rebellion there." Bookplate. View more info

MONUMENT HILL STATE HISTORIC SITE: The Dawson and Mier Expeditions and Their Place in Texas History.

By: Abolafia-Rosenzweig, Mark.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Schulenberg, Fayette Cty. Hist. Comm.:

Edition: 1st. ?

Inventory Number: 019670

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff decorated paper covers, 47 pp., illus., appendices, bibliography. Nice work on the tumultous period of 1836 to 1843 with short histories of the expeditions and listings of the participants. Published for the Texas Parks & Wildlife Dept. View more info

THRILLS ON A TEXAS RANCH.

By: Alford, Sara C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Naylor: 1936

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027686

Condition: Very Good


Cloth, no d.j., 263 pp. Set on the Allen ranch in South Texas in 1880. Appears to be fiction. View more info

WAGE EARNERS MEET THE DEPRESSION.

By: Allen, Ruth Alice & Sam B. Barton.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Austin, U. Of Tx.: 1935

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 028388

Condition: Fine


Tan paper covers, 101 pp. Univ. of Tx. Bulletin #3545. Study of electricians and longshore workers in Houston, Tx. Bureau of Research in the Social Sciences Study No. 15. View more info

SAN ANTONIO AND YOUR FIRST NATIONAL BANK THROUGH THE YEARS.

By: Aniol, Claude B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Antonio, First National Bank: 1953

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 028292

Condition: Very Good


Stiff pictorial paper covers, about 42 pp., photos, illus. Chronological history of San Antonio & Texas beginning in 1691, and of the bank from 1866 to 1953. View more info

THE BREWERIES AND TEXAS POLITICS.

By: Anonymous

Price: $400.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Passing Show Printing Co.: 1916

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027141

Condition: Very Good


Two volumes, 1-576 & 577-1605 pp., (68) pp. index. The voumes are comprised of the proceedings, including the evidence, of a court case brought by the State of Texas against the breweries, alledging Anti-trust violations and using undue influence on Texas politics. (Big surprise). Bookplates in both volumes, volume II hinge cracked but still tight. An unusual & scarce bit of Texas history. View more info

TEXAS IN THE CIVIL WAR: A Resume History.

By: Ashcraft, Allen C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas CW Centennial Comm.: 1962

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 023071

Condition: Very Good


Stiff decorated paper covers (coffee stains on front cover), 53 pp. Bookplate. Short history of Texas' part in the Civil War with extensive notes and a helpful chronology of events in Texas from 1861 through 1865. View more info

TEXAS SURGEON.

By: Atkinson, Donald T.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N. Y., Ives Washburn, Inc.: 1958

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025814

Condition: Very Good


D.j. (worn), 180 pp. Autobiography of a San Antonio surgeon who specialized in opthamology from his early days in eastern Canada through his education in South Dakota & the Univ. of Louisville, his service as a doctor among the Indians of Oklahoma Territory & early settlers of Texas to his career in San Antonio. SIGNED. View more info

A HISTORY OF THE TEXAS PRESS ASSOCIATION. From it Organization in Houston in 1880 to Its Annual Convention in San Antonio in 1913....

By: Baillio, F. B.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Dallas, Southwestern Printing Co.: 1916

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026919

Condition: Very Good


Cloth w/gilt lettering, 403 pp., frontis, rosters. Also contains A History of the Early Newspapers of Texas by Judge A.B. Norton. Nice copy. Some spotting on back cover; Ike Moore bookplate. Very scarce. View more info

YESTERDAY IN HALL COUNTY.

By: Baker, Inez.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Memphis, Book Craft: 1940

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027677

Condition: Fine


D.j. (missing small pieces upper front corner, tanned edges & spine), 219 pp., photos. Bookplate. Fine copy except slight wear upper spine end. Very scarce history of West Texas county, bordering on the Panhandle. View more info

DOES IT PAY? A Book on the Stock Industry of Southwestern Kansas.

By: Ballinger, R.H.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Bryan, Lone Wolf Press: 1997

Inventory Number: 010119

Condition: Fine


48 pp. Small. Reprint of rare cattle item, a Merrill Aristocrat, first pub. in 1883. #69/100 #ed copies. New preface by David Dary. View more info

LAUREL HEIGHTS METHODIST CHURCH 1901-1949.

By: Banks, C. Stanley & Pat Ireland Nixon.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Austin, Laurel Heights (Steck): 1949

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027074

Condition: Very Good


D.j. (tattered), 119 pp., photos, index. Title page design by Carl Hertzog. Short history of early Methodism in San Antonio. History of the church. Contents fine & book near fine. View more info

FRONTIER LEGEND. Texas Finale of Capt. Wm. F. Drannan Pseudo Frontier Comrade of Kit Carson

By: Bate, W.N.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Bern, Owen G. Dunn Co.: 1954

Edition: 1st.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Inventory Number: 007179

Condition: Fine


Stiff brown paper covers, 68 pp., 5 pp. of photos. SIGNED by Bate. Guns #166--a deserved debunking of Drannan's books in which he claimed association with Kit Carson for many years., View more info

FRONTIER STORIES OF THE LONE STAR STATE.

By: Bishop, C. C.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Author: 1936

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 028560

Condition: Very Good


Stiff paper covers (slight stain on top front cover), 52 pp. 25 short essays about Texas: Texas Navy, Runaway Scrape, Alamo, Cannibals, Mrs. Plummer's Captivity, Cattle Brands, etc. SIGNED by Bishop. Bookplate. Very scarce. View more info

REMINISCENCES OF THE TERRY RANGERS.

By: Blackburn, J.K.P.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Austin, Ranger Press: 1979

Inventory Number: 005151

Condition: Fine


Stiff paper covers, 76 pp., index. Fine reprint of 1st separate printing in 1919. Blackburn joined the unit in 1861 & served until 1865. Originally published in Southwestern Hist. Qtly. in 1918 & 1919. View more info