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THE TRAMPLING HERD. The Story of the Cattle Range in America.

By: Wellman, Paul I.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Carrick & Evans: 1939

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 001242

Condition: Very Good


E.p.maps & brands, illus. Although primarily a book about the cattle industry, it also contains much on outlaws and the range wars of Lincoln and Johnson counties. Guns #1240. View more info

TRAILING THE COWBOY. His Life and Lore as Told by Frontier Journalists.

By: Westermeier, Clifford P.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Caldwell, Caxton Printers: 1955

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 001243

Condition: Fine


414 pp., index. Herd #2475. Cowboy life and lore as written by the frontier journalist. Sections on "Law and Disorder", "Buckaroo Rhymes", tall tales, early rodeos, the work of a cowboy, etc. View more info

THE ISLE OF MAL HADO & Other Sketches - 350 Years of Texas History.

By: Wharton, Clarence R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Houston, Fletcher Young Pub.: 1968

Inventory Number: 009112

Condition: Fine


253 pp., illus. No d.j. issued. Very rare in 1934 first printing. La Salle, the Baron de Bastrop;Revolution; Fannin; Asa Walker & the Alamo; Republic; Civil War; Reconstruction; Old Cattle Trails; Texas Indians, etc. View more info

THE ISLE OF MAL HADO & Other Sketches - 350 Years of Texas History.

By: Wharton, Clarence R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Houston, Fletcher Young Pub.: 1968

Inventory Number: 009113

Condition: Fine


253 pp., illus. No d.j. issued. Very rare in 1934 first printing. La Salle, the Baron de Bastrop;Revolution; Fannin; Asa Walker & the Alamo; Republic; Civil War; Reconstruction; Old Cattle Trails; Texas Indians, etc. View more info

THE ISLE OF MAL HADO & Other Sketches - 350 Years of Texas History.

By: Wharton, Clarence R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Houston, Fletcher Young Pub.: 1968

Inventory Number: 018735

Condition: Near Fine


253 pp., illus. No d.j. issued. Very rare in 1934 first printing. La Salle, the Baron de Bastrop;Revolution; Fannin; Asa Walker & the Alamo; Republic; Civil War; Reconstruction; Old Cattle Trails; Texas Indians, etc. Small nick bottom of spine, otherwise fine. View more info

THE ISLE OF MAL HADO & Other Sketches - 350 Years of Texas History.

By: Wharton, Clarence R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Houston, Fletcher Young Pub.: 1968

Inventory Number: 018737

Condition: Fine


253 pp., illus. No d.j. issued. Very rare in 1934 first printing. La Salle, the Baron de Bastrop;Revolution; Fannin; Asa Walker & the Alamo; Republic; Civil War; Reconstruction; Old Cattle Trails; Texas Indians, etc. View more info

THE ISLE OF MAL HADO & Other Sketches - 350 Years of Texas History.

By: Wharton, Clarence R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Houston, Fletcher Young Pub.: 1968

Inventory Number: 018743

Condition: Near Fine


Cloth , 253 pp., illus. No d.j. issued. Very rare in 1934 first printing. La Salle, the Baron de Bastrop;Revolution; Fannin; Asa Walker & the Alamo; Republic; Civil War; Reconstruction; Old Cattle Trails; Texas Indians, etc. Minor wear to front cover, otherwise fine. View more info

THE FORGOTTEN CATTLE KING.

By: White, Benton R.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Coll. Sta., Tx. A&M: 1986

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 029175

Condition: Fine


D.j. (top spine worn, small tear), 138 pp., map, illus., index. The life of Fountain Goodlet Oxsheer, cattleman, trail driver, sheriff, owner of the Lazy Diamond ranch at Colorado City, Tx. Name on fly. View more info

COWBOY POET

By: Wilhelm, Stephen R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Houston, Wetmore & Co.: 1949

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026538

Condition: Fine


Illus. paper covers, 36 pp. Includes 34 seperate poems. Cowboy poetry. View more info

SWEARINGEN: COW TOWN, GHOST TOWN

By: Wilkerson, Ethel C.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Portales, Bishop Printing: 1987

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 016371

Condition: Near Fine


102 pp. illus. with photos and map, index. Approx. 50 unnumbered pages of miscellaneous material including letters, documents, ads & some poetry. Location of the town spurred by the location of the OX ranch in Cottle county. View more info

COWBOYS, OUTLAWS AND THIEVES.

By: William. (William J. chambers)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Flagstaff, Free State of Stonewall Pub.: 2000

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026440

Condition: Fine


Black tape spine, stiff white paper cover with photo, mylar cover, 96 pp. May be a signature on title-- "Wild Bill". A strange mixture of personal story telling, history, and occasional poetry about the Southwest, outlaws, etc. View more info

TEXAS' LAST FRONTIER. Ft.Stockton & the Trans-Pecos, 1861-1865.

By: Williams, Clayton W.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Coll.Sta., Tx. A & M: 1982

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 019485

Condition: Near Fine


D.j. (price clipped), 457 pp., illus., index. Slightly canted. INSCRIBED by Williams. The story of the settling of the West Texas frontier by the son of O.W. Williams, a great historian. The most detailed & thorough account of the history of West Texas. View more info

OUT OUR WAY.

By: Williams, J.R.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: N. Y., Charles Scribner's Sons: 1943

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 008658

Condition: Very Good


(Unpaginated) Approximately 125 pp. with Williams' cartoons on every page. The d.j. is chipped on the edges and missing a small piece (.5") on the backstrip. Some soil. Contents are near fine but name on fly and some browning on endpapers. Both spine ends worn. Overall a pretty nice copy. View more info

THE BIG RANCH COUNTRY.

By: Williams, J.W.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Wichita Falls, Terry Bros.: 1957

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 005173

Condition: Very Good +


D.j., 307 pp., photos (50 pages), map, illus., index. INSCRIBED by author. Tales of Texas ranches and ranchers from the Panhandle to the Big Bend to the Texas coast. Maps of most of the great Texas ranches. View more info

OLD TEXAS TRAILS.

By: Williams, J.W.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Burnet, Eakin Press: 1979

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024218

ISBN: 0-89015-232-2

Condition: Fine


D.j., 447 pp. + 32 pp. of photos, 20 maps including two foldouts, index. More Basic Tx. Bks. #125-the starting place for any understanding of the trails blazed across Texas by explorers and early settlers. Covers the trails from 1716 to 1886, major and minor. Ed. & compiled by Kenneth F. Neighbours after Williams' death. Very fine copy with no dings, stamps, or marks. View more info

A STORY OF THE BIG TEXAS RANCHES.

By: Willis, W.S.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N.Y., Comet Press: 1958

Edition: 2nd

Inventory Number: 016168

Condition: Near Fine


D.j., 102 pp., illus. Fine copy except some foxing on endpapers. The author was, at various times, a cowboy, ranches, salesman, screenwriter, and minister. An account of his cowboy life and ranching in West Texas. View more info

A STORY OF THE BIG WESTERN RANCHES.

By: Willis, W.S.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Comanche, Comanche Chief: 1955

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026571

Condition: Fine


Pictorial wrappers, 87 pp., illus. by Craig Barrett. The author was, at various times, a cowboy, ranches, salesman, screenwriter, and minister. An account of his cowboy life and ranching in the West. This is a predecessor to his book on the big Texas Ranches published later and is much scarcer. Herd 2531- "Privately Printed in an edition of 400 copies." View more info

WATT MATTHEWS OF LAMBSHEAD.

By: Wilson, Laura.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Austin, TSHA: 1989

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 017173

Condition: Fine


D.j., 139 pp. with many photos & some text. Introd. by David McCullough. A photographic essay about a great Texas cattleman and historic Lambshead ranch. Watt lived his entire life on Lambshead Ranch, except for 4 years at Princeton. Laid in card with SIGNATURES of Wilson & Watt, and INSCRIBED by Wilson. View more info

THE OPENING SESSION OF THE FIRST NATIONAL CATTLE GROWERS' CONVENTION.

By: Wilson, Mrs. Augustus.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bryan, 1970

Edition: reprint edition

Inventory Number: 004191

Condition: Fine


Ports. Reprint of rare 1885 article in Parson's Memorial Hist. Magazine. Contains some biographical sketches & ports. of prominent cattlemen attending the convention. Ltd. 400c. Reese 120 #113-note. View more info

THE OPENING SESSION OF THE FIRST NATIONAL CATTLE GROWERS' CONVENTION.

By: Wilson, Mrs. Augustus.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bryan, 1970

Edition: reprint edition

Inventory Number: 009790

Condition: Fine


Ports. Reprint of rare 1885 article in Parson's Memorial Hist. Magazine. Contains some biographical sketches & ports. of prominent cattlemen attending the convention. Ltd. 400c. Reese 120 #113-note. View more info