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JOURNALS OF THE CONVENTION. Assembled at the City of Austin, July 4th, 1845 for the Purpose of Framing a Constitution...

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Austin, Shoal Creek: 1974

Inventory Number: 012208

Condition: Fine


Cloth, 378 pp., e.p. map. No d.j. issued. A facsimile reproduction of the 1845 edition with a preface by Mary Bell Hart. Original was limited to 500c, & is now rare. Excellent preface. SEE BTB #69-only reprint of this journal. View more info

THE WAR OF THE REBELLION: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Series I, Vol. XVII, Part 1-Reports.

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wash. D.C., GPO: 1886

Inventory Number: 019606

Condition: Very Good


Original cloth (faded, worn on spine ends, front hinge starting to crack), 897 pp., index. Part 1 only. Covers operations in West Tennessee and Northern Mississippi, June 10, 1862-January 20, 1863. View more info

OFFICIAL RECORDS OF THE UNION AND CONFEDERATE NAVIES IN THE WAR OF THE REBELLION, Series I, Vol. 22.

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Wash. D.C., GPO: 1908

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 019608

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth with lettering on the spine, 965 pp., frontis, plates, foldout map of the Mississippi River and tributaries from Cape Girardeau to Memphis, foldout plans of defenses of Island No. 10 & New Madrid Bend, index. West Gulf Blockading Squadron from Jan. 1, 1865 to Jan. 31, 1866; Naval Forces on Western Waters from May 8, 1861 to April 11, 1862. View more info

OFFICIAL RECORDS OF THE UNION AND CONFEDERATE NAVIES IN THE WAR OF THE REBELLION, Series I, Vol. 25

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Wash. D.C., GPO: 1912

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 019609

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth with lettering on the spine, 887 pp., frontis, plates, plan of defenses of Vicksburg, index. Naval forces on Western Waters from May 18, 1863 to Feb. 29, 1864. View more info

ECHOES OF GLORY. Arms & Equipment of the Confederacy.

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Alexandria, Time-Life: 1991

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 023608

Condition: Fine


D.j., 312 pp. with color plates throughout, index. A fine work by the editors of Time-Life books. Covers small arms, uniforms, music, equipment, flags, and artillery. Fine copy with d.j. (seldom listed with d.j.). Small embossed seal on fly. View more info

A TEXAS SCRAP-BOOK. Made Up of the History, Biography, & Miscellany of Texas & Its People.

By: N/A

Price: $450.00

Publisher: N. Y., A. S. Barnes & Co.: 1875

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024625

Condition: Very Good


Rebound with original green cloth laid down on green library cloth, gilt lettering on spine, 657 pp., frontis. of Stephen F. Austin inside front cover, 33 illus., index. Large (2.5"x4") faded area on rear cover. New endpapers & the very last page is a copy. Contains 315 essays, biographies, memoirs, and articles on almost every aspect of Texas history. Basic Tx. Bks#5-"...still a highly useful resource on early Texas." C.W. Raines called it "an invaluable book of references as to informatiion about Texas." Together with Morrison-INDEX TO A TEXAS SCRAP BOOK. Ltd. 300c, ... View more info

HISTORIC LUBBOCK COUNTY. An Illustrated History.

By: Abbe, Donald R. & Paul H. Carlson.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Histoical Pub. Network.: 2008

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 029128

Condition: Fine


D.j., 9" x 12", 124 pp., many photos--color & balck & white, Lubbock County map, & a small map of ghost towns in Lubbock county. View more info

HISTORIC LUBBOCK COUNTY. An Illustrated History.

By: Abbe, Donald R. & Paul H. Carlson.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Histoical Pub. Network.: 2008

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 029129

Condition: Fine


D.j., 9" x 12", 124 pp., many photos--color & balck & white, Lubbock County map, & a small map of ghost towns in Lubbock county. View more info

HISTORIC LUBBOCK COUNTY. An Illustrated History.

By: Abbe, Donald R. & Paul H. Carlson.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Histoical Pub. Network.: 2008

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 029130

Condition: Fine


D.j. (clipped), 9" x 12", 124 pp., many photos--color & balck & white, Lubbock County map, & a small map of ghost towns in Lubbock county. View more info

LUBBOCK AND THE SOUTH PLAINS. An Illustrated History.

By: Abbe, Donald; Paul R. Carlson; & David J. Murrah.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chatsworth, Windsor Publications: 1989

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 029133

Condition: Fine


D.j., 128 pp., 9" x 11", photos (some in color), index. A well illustrated history of Lubbock by three respected historians. Name on endpaper. View more info

CONFEDERATE ARMS.

By: Albaugh, William A. & Edw. A. Simmons.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, Stackpole Books: 1957

Edition: 2nd Prtg.

Inventory Number: 013705

Condition: Very Good +


D.j., 277 pp., many illus.,directory of makers, etc. The "Bible" on Confederate-made handguns, rifles, swords, accoutrements, etc. D.j. missing 1" piece on front corner, worn on spine & top of front cover at the spine. View more info

CONFEDERATE ARMS.

By: Albaugh, William A. & Edward N. Simmons

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Wilmington, Broadfoot: 1993

Inventory Number: 024909

Condition: As New


D.j., 277 pp., many illus., directory of makers, etc. The "Bible" on Confederate-made handguns, rifles, swords, accoutrements, etc. Fine reprint of 1957 edition. As new still in shrink wrap. View more info

CONFEDERATE EDGED WEAPONS.

By: Albaugh, William A., III

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Wilmington, Broadfoot: 1993

Inventory Number: 024907

Condition: Fine


D.j., 198 pp., illus. by Carl Pugliese, directory. Reprint of 1960 edition. Fine work on Confederate swords, knives (Bowies), bayonets, & pikes & lances with a directory of persons & places connected with the manufacture of the weapons. View more info

SIX-GUNS AND SINGLE JACKS. A History of Silver City and Southwestern New Mexico.

By: Alexander, Bob

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Silver City, Gila Books: 2005

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 029290

Condition: Fine


Stiff illus. paper, 315 pp., illus, index. Introduction by Robert G. McCubbin. A hsitory of Silver City from "the arrival of the Apache and conquistadores to the close of New Mexico's territorial days". Thoroughly researched and written like a campfire story. SIGNED by author. View more info

SOUTHWESTERN HISTORICAL QUARTERLY, Vol. XCIX, No.4, April 1996.

By: Almaraz Jr., Felix D.; Samuel J. Watson; & Thomas T. Smith.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austin, TSHA: 1996

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 022565

Condition: Fine


Stiff paper covers w/illus. of Zachary Taylor at Walnut Springs on cover, pp. 435-626, illus., index. Excellent issue on the military experience in Texas. Texas Governor Manuel Salcedo and the Court- Martial of Padre Miguel Hidalgo, 1810-1811; Junior U.S. Army Officers' Attitudes Toward War with Mexico, 1844-1846; and U.S. Army Combat Operations in the Indian Wars of Texas, 1849-1881. View more info

GAMBLERS & GANGSTERS. Fort Worth's Jacksboro Highway in the 1940s & 1950s.

By: Arnold, Ann

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Austin, Eakin Press: 1998

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027317

Condition: Fine


Stiff black illus. paper covers, 223 pp., photos, index. Like new copy. A chronicle of Fort Worth's last wild n' wooly era and the gangsters, gamblers, and others who frequented the Jacksboro Highway area. View more info

A TENDERFOOT IN TOMBSTONE. The Private Journal of George Whitwell Parson: The Turbulent Years 1880-1882.

By: Bailey, Lynn R.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Tucson, Westerlore Press: 1996

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 029278

Condition: Fine


D.j., 253 pp., illus., footnotes, index. Edited, annotated, & with an introduction by Lynn R. Bailey. A first hand account of life in Tombstone in the early 1880's. SIGNED by Bailey on title page. View more info

THE ZONA LIBRE 1858-1905, A Problem in American Diplomacy

By: Bell, Samuel E. and Smallwood, James M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: El Paso, Texas Western Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inventory Number: 009396

Condition: Fine


88 pp., biblio. Souhthwestern Studies Monograph #69. View more info

A TENDERFOOT KID ON GYP WATER

By: Benedict, Carl P.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas Folklore Society: 1943

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 007908

Condition: Fine


115 pp., frontis., sketches by Benedict. Range life in West Texas in the 1890's. One of the best books ever written on the Texas range. Introduction by Dobie. HERD #238; Reese Six Score #10. Ltd. 550 copies. Original glassine d.j. in protective cover View more info

SUL ROSS. Soldier, Statesman, Educator

By: Benner, Judith Ann

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Coll. Sta., TX. A&M: 1983

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 029162

Condition: Very Good


D.j. (slight fading missing1/2" piece top of spine) 259 pp., illus., index. The first full-scale biography of Ross who served Texas as an Indian fighter, Texas Ranger, Confederate soldier, sheriff, politician, governor, and president of Texas A&M. View more info