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THE LIFE OF STEPHEN F. AUSTIN.

By: Barker, Eugene C.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Nashville, Cokesbury Book Store: 1925

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026745

Condition: Fine


Dark red cloth with embossed gilt bust of Austin on front cover, 551 pp., frontis. & six illus., two maps, index. Fine copy except some slight wear on corners & top edge spine. Pages untrimmed edges & a few uncut. Basic Tx. Bks #7- "This is the most praised of all Texas biographies." View more info

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

By: Barron, H.B.

Price: $2,500.00

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-"Even though based for the most part on memory, and occasionally drifting off on dramatic tangents, this narrative is a stand... View more info