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JOE BAILEY: THE LAST DEMOCRAT.

By: Acheson, Sam.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N. Y., Macmillan: 1932

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027078

Condition: Very Good


D.j. (spine faded, edges worn, small pieces missing top spine & front corner), 420 pp., frontis., biblio., index. Excellent biography of Texas Democrat Senator who had a prominent part in the legislation & controversies about McKinley, Spanish American War, Roosevelt, & Woodrow Wilson's presidential run. Ike Moore bookplate. View more info

THE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE. The Romantic Story of John N. Garner.

By: Brown, George Rothwell.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N. Y., Brewer, Warren & Putnam: 1932

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026330

Condition: Very Good


D.j. (minor tears & soil), 162 pp., photos. Ike Moore bookplate & name. Biography of a powerful Texas politician who later became Vice President. Contents fine except for minor browning of endpapers. View more info

GUIDE TO THE LATIN AMERICAN MANUSCRIPTS IN THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS LIBRARY.

By: Castaneda, Carlos E. & Jack Autrey Dabbs

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard: 1939

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026127

Condition: Very Good


D.j., 217 pp., index. A complete list of the Latin American manuscripts in the Univ. of Texas (as of 1939). Minor browning at hinges inside, Ike Moore bookplate. View more info

MAN, BIRD AND BEAST

By: Dobie, J. Frank, Ed.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas Folklore Soc.: 1930

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027079

Condition: Very Good


Stiff paper (spine faded), Ike Moore bookplate,185 pp., index. Texas Folklore Society Volume VIII. Early Texas folklore--Ranch Remedios, Legends of Wichita County, Jesse Holmes-the "Fool-Killer", more. View more info

ROMANCE AND DIM TRAILS. A History of Clay County.

By: Douthitt, Katherine C.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Dallas, Wm. Tardy: 1938

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026175

Condition: Fine


D.j. (missing pieces on spine), 280 pp., photos, e.p.map, errata. Guns #616. Very scarce history of Clay County. Chart of brands of the county. Ike Moore bookplate. View more info

SIX YEARS WITH THE TEXAS RANGERS 1875-1881.

By: Gillett, James B.

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Austin, Von Boeckmann-Jones: 1921

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026173

Condition: Very Good


Cloth (some speckling on front cover), 332 pp., photos. Ike Moore bookplate inside front cover. Minor browning on tissue photo protectors. Very nice tight copy. Basic Tx. Bks #76- one of the finest personal memoirs of Texas Ranger service. "Perhaps the best account of the rangers ever published." Excellent book. View more info

REMINISCENCES, SKETCHES AND ADDRESSES...During a Ministry of Forty-Five Years in Mississippi, Louisiana, and Texas.

By: Hutchison, Rev. J.R.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Houston, E.H. Cushing: 1874

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026651

Condition: Very Good


Brown embossed cloth, 262 pp. Hutchison was a Presbyterian minister for 45 years. Only two of his 13 reminiscences on Texas concern religion. Others are Indians in Texas, French in Texas, Galveston, Alamo, San Jacinto, First American Colony, etc. Also a chapter on History of the Presbyterian Church in Houston. Ike Moore bookplate; pencil notes on fly. Raines p.123. Nice tight copy. View more info

BETWEEN SUN AND SOD.

By: Lewis, Willie Newbury.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Clarendon, Clarendon Press: 1938

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025824

Condition: Very Good


D.j., 244 pp., illus. by H.D. Bugbee, appendix. Story of the Texas Panhandle when the grass was free. Cattle, Indians, buffalo hunters, etc. Contents fine. Ike Moore bookplate. View more info

A HISTORY OF GRAYSON COUNTY, TEXAS.

By: Lucas, Mattie Davis & Mita Holsapple Hall.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Sherman, Scruggs Printing Co.: 1936

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027732

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth (some spotting on spine, minor wear to spine edge), 209 pp., frontis of Peter Grayson, 2 pp. map. Contents very nice. Scarce Northwest Texas county history. Ike Moore bookplate. View more info

THE BENCH AND BAR OF TEXAS.

By: Lynch, James D.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: St. Louis, Nixon-Jones Prtg. Co.: 1883

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025258

Condition: Very Good


Full brown leather, red spine label, 610 pp., 8 portraits, list of biographies. Ike Moore bookplate. Leather rubbed on spine & edges, two upper corners worn through, a few brown spots inside, and the portraits faded onto facing page where no tissue guard. Chapters on laws & institutions of Coahuila & Texas 1824-1835; Origin of Texas jurisprudence; Organization of State government; the Bench & Bar of the Republic & State; and biographies of 78 eminent judges & attorneys. View more info

THE PEOPLE'S PARTY IN TEXAS. A Study in Third Party Politics.

By: Martin, Roscoe C.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Austin, U. Of Tx.: 1933

Inventory Number: 025562

Condition: Very Good


Tan paper (some soil), 280 pp., 4 folding maps, index. Univ. of Tx. Bulletin #3308, 1933. Basic Tx. Bks #137-the most important political party in Texas other than the two major parties, and is still the best book on any Texas political party. Ike Moore bookplate. View more info

MEMOIRS OF MARY A. MAVERICK.

By: Maverick, Mary A., Ed. By Rena Maverick Green.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Alamo Printing: 1921

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026654

Condition: Very Goo+d


Stiff dec. paper covers w/illus. of the Rose Window, 136 pp., illus. Erratta glued on fly. Account of Mary Maverick's life in Texas and San Antonio. Describes with authenticity society in San Antonio and family life on the Texas frontier. Basic Tx. Bks #140. Tonkawas, Comanches-the Council House fight, Perote Prison, and more. Ike Moore bookplate. True 1st. View more info

EL CONTENIDO LITERARIO DE "EL SIGLO DIEZ Y NUEVE"

By: McLean, Malcolm D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Wash. D.C., Inter-American Biblio. & Library Assoc.: 1940

Edition: 1st. Of This Ed.

Inventory Number: 028429

Condition: Very Good


Stiff paper covers, 75 pp., frontis. In Spanish. McLean's thesis for the degree of Maestro de Artes en Espanol en la Escuela de Verano de la Universidad de Mexico. Historical study & bibliography of Mexican writers who contributed to the periodical El Siglo Diez y Nueve. INSCRIBED to Ike Moore w/ his bookplate. View more info

MY STORY.

By: Mills, Anson

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Wash. D.C., Press of Byron S. Adams: 1918

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025699

Condition: Very Good


Flexible black cloth, 412 pp. (rounded corners), portraits, photos, illus.(one double page color illus. of a battle drawing by Brule sub-chief, No Flesh). Valuable & vivid recollections of his service in Texas in 1850's, the Civil War, service in Arizona , Crook's 1876 Sioux campaign, & his service in El Paso as Commissioner of the Boundary Comm. His book is the clearest account (from the white man's side) of the Battle of the Rosebud. Presentation copy to Gen. Stephen P... View more info

THE FALL OF THE ALAMO. An Historical Drama in Four Acts. Concluded By an Epilogue Entitled THE BATTLE OF SAN JACINTO.

By: Nona, Professor Francis.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N.Y., G.P.Putnam's Sons: 1879

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025973

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth (top spine worn off), 257 pp. (water stain top right corner not effecting text). Ike Moore bookplate. Dialogue of the Drama to p.214; Epilogue to p. 237; Words & music to Hymn of Texas Liberty; Col. Crockett's Song; Hymn of the Lone Star Flag; Prayer Before Battle; Aanthem of the Alamo; Mexican Battle March; & Hymn of Victory. View more info

CATALOGUE OF THE STATE HISTORICAL COLLECTION with 1935 Supplement.

By: North Texas State Teachers College

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Denton, North Texas State Teachers College: 1935

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 028595

Condition: Fine


Stiff paper covers, 162 pp. Ike Moore bookplate & signature. View more info

THE ANNEXATION OF TEXAS.

By: Smith, Justin H.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: N.Y., Barnes & Noble: 1941

Edition: Corrected Edition

Inventory Number: 025477

Condition: Very Good


Cloth, 496 pp., index. Corrected edition. BTB #188(C)-the most comprehensive study of the movement to bring Texas into the Union. This is the best edition. Smith did an enormous amount of research for this book. Ike Moore bookplate. View more info

NAPOLEON'S CESSION OF LOUISIANA: A SUGGESTION.

By: Stenberg, Richard R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Louisiana Hist. Quarterly: 1938

Inventory Number: 027994

Condition: Very Good


Paper covers, 10 pp. SIGNED on the cover by author. Reprint from La. Hist. Qtly, Vol. 21, No. 2, April 1938. Staples turning black, folded in middle, Ike Moore stamp. The suggestion is Napoleon gave up Louisiana because of pressure from the U.S. View more info

RECORD OF PROCEEDINGS OF THE HIGH COURT OF IMPEACHMENT ON THE TRIAL OF HON. JAMES E. FERGUSON, GOVERNOR.

By: Texas Legislature.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Austin, A.O. Baldwin & Sons: 1917

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025575

Condition: Near Fine


Cloth, 873 pp., index. The Offical Record of the trial of Gov. Ferguson convened in Austin, August 1, 1917 & adjourned Sept. 29, 1917. He was charged in 29 Articles of Impeachment for misapproriation of State funds, his problems with the Univ. of Texas & its Board of Regents, and many other misuses of his powers as Governor. Ike Moore bookplate. View more info

A BRIEF HISTORY OF METHODISM IN TEXAS.

By: Thrall, Homer S.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Nashville, Publishing House of M.E. Church S.: 1889

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025977

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth w/some edgewear & bumped corners, 304 pp. Thrall came to Texas in 1842 & was a minister for 50 years. Appendix has table of M.E. churches in Texas with the number of preachers & white members. Also entries for colored churches. And list of deceased itenerant ministers. Bookplates of Ike Moore & Tom Ragsdale. (front free endpaper repaired) View more info