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FIVE YEARS A CAVALRYMAN, or Sketches of Regular Army Life on the Texas Frontier ...

By: McConnell, H.H.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Jacksboro, Herald Pub. Co.: 1963

Edition: 2nd. edition

Inventory Number: 004557

Condition: Very Good


319 pp. D.j. missing pieces top front & back, soiled. Reprinted by Jack County Hist. Soc. Basic Tx. Bks. #131(a)-the most lively & authentic account of cavalry life in West Texas after the Civil War. Indian fights, horse thieves, cattle rustlers, Texas rangers, Satanta, Frank Canton, etc. View more info

JESSIE EVANS: Lincoln County Badman.

By: McCright, Grady E. & James H. Powell.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Coll. Sta., Creative Pub.: 1983

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021879

Condition: As New


D.j., 239 pp., photos, index. Still in shrinkwrap. Evans was an outlaw, gunfighter, cattle rustler, and a figure in the Lincoln County War in New Mexico. View more info

VINEGARROON. The Saga of Judge Roy Bean. "The Law West of the Pecos".

By: McDaniel, Ruel.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kinsport, Southern Publishers: 1936

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027409

Condition: Very Good


Decorated boards, 143 pp. One of the many accounts of the life of Judge Roy Bean. Bookplate. View more info

NOTABLE EAST TEXANS.

By: McDonald, Archie P. & Ronald L. Spiller

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Austin, Eakin Press: 1986

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 017822

Condition: Fine


D.j., 204 pp., photos. Brief biographies of more than 100 notable East Texans, past and present such as Morris Zale, Babe Didrickson Zaharias, Oveta Culp Hobby, and many more. View more info

POLITICAL NATIVISM IN TEXAS 1825-1860.

By: McGrath, Sister Paul of the Cross.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Wash. D.C., Catholic Univ. Of America: 1930

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 028512

Condition: Fine


Paper covers, 207 pp., biblio., index. Defines Nativism as an attitude of hostility to all supposedly un-American influences. In Texas it was hostility to Mexicans, Germans, etc. Much on the history of Know-Nothing pre-Civil War politics in Texas. Sister Paul's Phd. thesis. View more info

EARLY DAYS IN TEXAS: A TRIP TO HELL & HEAVEN.

By: McIntire, Jim.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Norman, U. Of Ok.: 1992

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 014532

Condition: Fine


184 pp., frontis,notes, index. See Adams 150 #99. He was a J.C. Loving cowboy, Texas Ranger, hide hunter, city marshall of Las Vegas, N.M., much on gunmen such as BTK, Courtright, Rudabuagh, etc. This new edition has much new information. View more info

SAM BASS & GANG

By: Miller, Rick.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Austin, State House Press: 1999

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 012729

Condition: Fine


412 pp., illus., index. The exploits of the outlaw Sam Bass led to his legendary status of an amiable rogue who took on the widely disliked railroad corporations & who refused to give up his men to pursuing lawmen. The chase for Bass in 1878 throughout Texas was unequaled in the state's history & ended with the famous gunfight on the streets of Round Rock. View more info

THE TRAIN ROBBING BUNCH.

By: Miller, Rick.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Coll.Sta., Creative Pub.: 1983

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021880

Condition: As New


D.j., 175 pp., photos, illus., index. Still in shrinkwrap. The story of Captain Eugene Bunch and his exploits as a Confederate soldier, gambler, forger, and finally, a train robber and killer. His exploits were mainly in Texas & Louisiana. View more info

BIOGRAPHICAL GAZETTEER OF TEXAS N-SMILY.

By: Ming, Virginia & William, Supervisors.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Austin, W.M. Morrison: 1987

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025340

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff blue paper covers, 267 pp. Publication of the Biographical Sketch File of the Texas Collection at Baylor University. View more info

BIOGRAPHICAL GAZETTEER OF TEXAS SMITH-Z.

By: Ming, Virginia & William, Supervisors.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Austin, W.M. Morrison: 1987

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025341

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff blue paper covers, 264 pp. Publication of the Biographical Sketch File of the Texas Collection at Baylor University. View more info

THE ROMANTIC STORY OF TEXAS.

By: Molyneaux, Peter.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: N. Y., Cordova Press: 1936

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 022917

Condition: Near Fine


D.j. (top edge chipped, spine browned, missing small pieces both spine ends), red cloth w/gilt lettering, 463 pp. Author was a Texas journalist. Story of how Texas was settled, how & why it separated from Mexico, and how it was annexed to the U.S. Very scarce in d.j. View more info

TEXAS AND WESTERN AMERICAN MAPS CATALOGUE PRICES, 1987-1990.

By: Morrison, Richard K. & Shelly, Compiled By.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Austin, W.M. Morrison: 1991

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025165

Condition: Fine


Tan paper covers, about 80 pages. A chronological listing of over 3,000 price entries on maps featuring the U. S. West of the Mississippi. View more info

THE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH IN JEFFERSON.

By: Moseley, J.A.R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Austin, TSHA: 1946

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 020218

Condition: Fine


Original red cloth w/gilt lettering & decoration, onionskin d.j. in mylar, 52 pp., frontis. & illus. by Harold D. Bugbee, index. 675c printed by Carl Hertzog. History of East Texas church established in the 1840s with biographies of pioneer ministers. Lowman #39. Scarce. View more info

THE EXPRESSMEN.

By: Nevin, David. Text By. & Time-Life Editors.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Alexandria, Time Life: 1980

Edition: 3rd Prtg.

Inventory Number: 024823

Condition: Near Fine


Brown embossed leatherette with oval picture inset, 240 pp., many photos & illus. (some in color), index. The Old West Series. View more info

TEXAS.

By: Norvell, Claudia W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dallas, Southwest Press: 1933

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 005551

Condition: Fine


map. The Hasainai Confederacy of Indians. View more info

FRONTIER TEXAS. History of a Borderland to 1880.

By: Pace, Robert F. & Donald S. Frazier.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Abilene, State House: 2004

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 021097

Condition: Fine


D.j., 272 pp., 8 maps, photos, 27 illus., index. History of the West Texas frontier. View more info

CAPTAIN BILL MCDONALD. TEXAS RANGER.

By: Paine, Albert Bigelow.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: N.Y., J.J. Little and Ives: 1909

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 015758

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth with photo on front cover, 448 pp., frontis, illus.. Discoloration on the front cover and some red leakage on top corner edge of first 10 pages, otherwise a very nice tight copy. Red cloth edition much scarcer than the blue cloth. BTB #158-life of the most famous Texas Ranger of the time. Guns #1669: Adams 150-#110 View more info

THE SAGA OF THE CONFEDERATE RAM ARKANSAS. The Mississippi Valley Campaign, 1862.

By: Parrish, Tom Z.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hillsboro, Hill College Press: 1987

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027841

Condition: Fine


D.j. (minor tears, wrinkled top of back panel), 237 pp., illus., photos, map, index. Introd. by Col. Harold B. Simpson. The Civil War in the West, specifically the Mississippi Valley. View more info

PHOTOGRAPHIC COLLECTIONS IN TEXAS. A Union Guide.

By: Pearce-Moses, Richard, Compiled By.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Coll. Sta., Tx. A&M: 1987

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027850

Condition: Very Good


Stiff slick paper covers, 381 pp., indices. A descriptive directory of photographic collections in Texas held by various public entities. View more info

PEMBERTON. Defender of Vicksburg.

By: Pemberton, John C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Wilmington, Broadfoot: 1987

Inventory Number: 022648

Condition: Fine


D.j., 350 pp., illus., 5 maps, index. Reprint of 1942 edition. Foreword by Douglas Southall Freeman. Biography of General Pemberton and a classic account of the Seige of Vicksburg. View more info