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TEXAS RANGERS SESQUICENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY 1823-1973.

By: N/A

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Ft. Worth, Heritage Publications: 1973

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 017527

Condition: Near Fine


Genuine Scotch calf with gilt lettering & edges, 176 pp., photos. #45 of 150c. Marbled endpapers. Narrative history by Roger Conger with numerous historical and group photos of former Rangers, biographical notes of individual Rangers, group photos of contemporary companies, etc. Fine copy except spine slightly faded. View more info

TEXAS RANGERS SESQUICENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY 1823-1973.

By: N/A

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Ft. Worth, Heritage Publications: 1973

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 015682

Condition: Near Fine


176 pp., photos. Printed signatures of rangers on endpapers. Narrative history by Roger Conger with numerous historical and group photos of former Rangers, biographical notes of individual Rangers, group photos of contemporary companies, etc. Fine copy except endpaper inside front cover wrinkled at hinge when bound. View more info

HISTORY OF NUESTRA SENORA DE LA LECHE Y BUEN PARTO AND SAINT AUGUSTINE THE OLDEST PARISH IN THE UNITED STATES.

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: St. Augustine, Cathedral Parish of Saint Augustine: 1937

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 028153

Condition: Very Good


Slick paper cover with photo of St. Augustine, 64 pp., photos, advertisements. Short history of this early Catholic Parish in Florida. View more info

SOUTHWEST REVIEW Summer 1929

By: (Southwest Review)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dallas, SMU: 1929

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 025517

Condition: Very Good


Vol. XIV, No.4- pp. 382-500. Samuel Geiser-Naturalists of the Frontier III Gustaf Wilhelm Belfrage; Mody Boatright-The Genius of Pecos Bill; Gamaliel Bradford-Mademoiselle de Lespinasse; & more. View more info

COWBOY LINGO.

By: Adams, Ramon F.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1936

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026322

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth, no d.j., 257 pp., illus., index. Name on endpapers. Six-Score 3: "An interesting work dealing with the slang of the cowboy." Herd 13; Six Guns 8; Dobie p. 95-"A dictionary of cowboy words, figures of speech, picturesque phraseology, slang, etc., with explanations of many factors peculiar to range life." View more info

WINCHESTER WARRIORS. Texas Rangers of Company D, 1874-1901.

By: Alexander, Bob

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Denton, UNT: 2009

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026453

Condition: As New


D.j., 402 pp., photos, index. SIGNED. Fine new work on the Texas Rangers by Waxahachie author. 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

DESERT DESPERADOES. The Banditti of Southwestern New Mexico.

By: Alexander, Bob

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Silver City, Gila Books: 2006

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 028103

Condition: Fine


D.j., 334 pp., photos, index. SIGNED. Introd. by David Johnson. Sixteen vignettes about violent men including Billy the Kid, John Kinney, Black Jack Ketchum, John Ringo, Black Jack Christian, and others. Ltd. 500c. View more info

HOT IRONS - HERALDRY OF THE RANGE.

By: Arnold, Oren and John P. Hale.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N.Y., Macmillian: 1940

Edition: 1st., 1st Prtg.

Inventory Number: 026314

Condition: Good


Cloth (soiled), no d.j., 242 pp., brands illus. on endpapers & in text. Front hinge cracked. INSCRIBED by both authors with both author's brands burnt into the bottom edges. First printing April 1940. The history of American cattle brands. Contents very nice. View more info

BETWEEN THE ENEMY AND TEXAS: PARSON'S TEXAS CAVALRY IN THE CIVIL WAR.

By: Bailey, Anne J.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Fort Worth, TCU: 1989

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 028204

Condition: Fine


Cloth with paper covered boards, no d.j. issued, 355 pp., illus., photos, maps, index. Nice work on Parson's Texas Cavalry, recruited from North Texas, who fought in Arkansas, Missouri, & Louisiana. 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

HISTORY OF TRAVIS COUNTY AND AUSTIN 1839-1899.

By: Barkley, Mary Starr.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Waco, Texian: 1963

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026872

Condition: Fine


D.j., 388 pp. plus 20 pp. of photos, extensive notes & index. The best basic history of Austin, originally called Waterloo, with good insight into the people who laid the foundation for Travis County. . View more info

THE LONE STAR DEFENDERS. A Chronicle of the Third Texas Cavalry, Ross' Brigade.

By: Barron, H.B.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Waco, W.M. Morrison: 1964

Inventory Number: 016013

Condition: Fine


Green cloth, gilt lettering, 276 pp., photos. Ltd. 400c. Facsimile reproduction of the rare Neale Pub. Co. first edition of 1908. Book review laid inside front cover. The Third Texas Cavalry was very active in the Western Campaign. Nevins, Vol. 1, pp. 54-this narrative is a standard source for Texas in the Civil War. View more info

THE LONE STAR DEFENDERS. A Chronicle of the Third Texas Cavalry, Ross' Brigade.

By: Barron, H.B.

Price: $2,900.00

Publisher: N. Y. & Wash., D.c., Neale Pub.: 1908

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026387

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth w/gilt lettering (some speckling on edges, spine faded), 276 pp. (TEG), illus., frontis of the Battle-Flag of the Third Texas Cavalry Regiment. Small 1/2" minor stain on the outer lower edge of p.100-206. Some brown spots on title page, frontis tissue guard, & endpapers. Otherwise a very nice tight book. The Third Texas Cavalry was very active in the Western campaigns. Barron recalls the soldiers' lives in camp and in the field. Nevins, Vol. 1, pp.54-"... View more info

HISTORY AND REMINISCENCES OF DENTON COUNTY.

By: Bates, Edmund F.

Price: $625.00

Publisher: Denton, McNitzky Printing Co.: 1918

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026881

Condition: Very Good


Mylar, black cloth (spine repaired), 412 pp., ports & illus. Adams 150-#6-"This rare book contains a chapter on Sam Bass, telling of his life in Denton, his start in crime, his career, & his death." Quite nice foldout plates of street scenes. Dykes-Rare Western Outlaw Books p. 15, Six-Guns #168 View more info

A SOUTHERN RECORD. The Story of the 3rd Louisiana Infantry, C.S.A.

By: Bearss, Edwin C. & Willie H. Tunnard.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dayton, Morningside: 1970

Inventory Number: 022532

Condition: Near Fine


D.j. (some soil, small piece missing on spine), 581 pp., notes, roster of members, index. Review copy of this facsimile reprint of the original 1866 publication which is edited by Bearrs with an added almost 200 pp. of notes, roster of 2200 names & service records of members. Served under Gen. Ben McCulloch at Wilson's Creek & Pea Ridge, then later at Corinth, Iuka & Vicksburg. View more info

ON THE TEXAS FRONTIER.

By: Beck, Mrs. Henry Harrison.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, Fithian Press: 1999

Inventory Number: 025000

Condition: Fine


D.j., 295 pp., plates. Reprint of a rare piece of Texana. The autobiography of Fannie Davis Veale Beck, born in Dresden, Tx., in 1861. She grew up in Palo Pinto, lived at Breckenridge & Clear Fork of Brazos, family encounters w/Indians, Ku Klux Klan. An excellent book. Ltd. 250c for sale. View more info

LONE STAR REBEL

By: Benner, J.A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Winston-Salem, John F. Blair: 1971

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024804

Condition: Near Fine


D.j., 232 pp., woodcuts by R.B. Dance on endpapers & in book. Historical fiction about Sul Ross' Sixth Texas Cavalry Brigade by the author of the biography of Lawrence Sullivan Ross. Fine copy except for small (1/4") black stain on edge of page block. 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: 026728

Condition: Fine


D.j., 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

GUIDE TO LOUISIANA CONFEDERATE MILITARY UNITS 1861-1865.

By: Bergeron Jr., Arthur W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LSU Press: 1989

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024169

Condition: Fine


D.j., 229 pp., extensive index. Examines 111 artillery, cavalry & infantry units furnished by Louisiana to Confederate armies. Short history of each unit. View more info