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THE LONGHORNS.

By: Dobie, J.Frank.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown: 1941

Inventory Number: 023782

Condition: Very Good


D.j., 380 pp., illus. by Tom Lea, photos, index. Later printing. One of Dobie's best works. One of the true classics of range cattle literature. Six-Score #32; Merrill Aristocrat. View more info

THE LONGHORNS.

By: Dobie, J.Frank.

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown: 1941

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026397

Condition: Fine


D.j., 380 pp., illus. by Tom Lea, photos, index. One of Dobie's best works. One of the true classics of range cattle literature. Six-Score #32; Merrill Aristocrat. View more info

BABICORA

By: Dobie, J.Frank.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Kansas City, American Hereford Jnl.: 1954

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024512

Condition: Fine


Paper covers, 8 pp., map. First separate printing of Dobie's article originally published in The American Hereford Journal, Jan. 1954. Tells of his visit to William Randolph Hearst's ranch in Mexico called BABICORA. View more info

ROMANCE AND DIM TRAILS. A History of Clay County.

By: Douthitt, Katherine C.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Dallas, Wm. Tardy: 1938

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026874

Condition: Near Fine


No d.j. but mylar cover, 280 pp., photos, e.p.map, errata. SIGNED by author. Former owner name & address. Guns #616. Very scarce history of Clay County. Chart of brands of the county. Very nice copy. View more info

ABILENE ... ON CATCLAW CREEK

By: Duff, Katharyn.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Abilene, Reporter Pub. Co.: 1969

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026392

Condition: Fine


Dark brown leather spine/brown cloth, slipcase, 298 pp. with 16 pp. of photos, maps, index. #151 of 200c of the Phantom Hill Edition SIGNED by Duff, Tucker Sutherland the designer, & Andres B. Shelton the publisher. Very nice history of Abilene encompassing its beginnings as a waypoint on the Texas & Pacific railroad & its role as a cattle town. Covers many early regional ranches and the ranch owners. View more info

PERILOUS TRAILS OF TEXAS.

By: Dunn, J.B. (Red) John.

Price: $425.00

Publisher: Dallas, Southwest Press: 1932

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 024960

Condition: Near Fine


Green cloth w/red lettering (uneven coloring as usual & some speckling on spine), custom slipcase, 163 pp., frontis, plates. Contents very nice except for browning on endpapers. RARE autobiography of a Texas Ranger, trail driver, and Corpus Christi pioneer. Much on lawlessness on the Mexican border. Guns #650. View more info

WESTERN HIGH SPOTS. Reading & Collecting Guides

By: Dykes, Jeff C.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Flagstaff, Northland: 1977

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 012400

Condition: Near Fine


A collection of articles by Jeff Dykes, a great collector and book dealer; his 10 Most Outstanding Books on the West; Billy the Kid; Dobie, Remington & Russell rarities, etc. Former owners bookplate. D.j. spine slightly sunned. View more info

MY DOBIE COLLECTION.

By: Dykes, Jeff.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Coll.Sta., Tx. A&M: 1971

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 014112

Condition: Fine


43 pp., illus. Friends of Tx. A&M Lib. Keepsake #1. Forword by Dudley Dobie. Dykes' description of many rare Dobie items in his collection. He lists 249 items that are not in the McVicker bibliography of Dobie's works. View more info

BRAND OF A LEGEND.

By: Edgar, Bob & Jack Turnell

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Cody, WY, Stockade Publishing: 1978

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 026724

Condition: Fine


Brown cloth w/brown lettering & illustrated pastedown, 244 pp., endpaper maps. Centennial Edition (not numbered) for the 100th anniversary of the Pitchfork Ranch based on memoirs of Otto Franc & others. History of the Greybull River area, Meeteetse, Wy. & the Pitchfork Ranch, one of Wyoming's most historic & oldest ranches. View more info

THE SPURS

By: Elliot, W.J.

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Spur, The Texas Spur: 1939

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 011694

Condition: Fine


274 pp., 4 photos. Reese-SIX SCORE #37-While rather crudely printed and written, it give more of the flavor of the Spur Ranch than any other book. Author worked for the Spur and there are many tales of his personal experiences & those of his friends. Cattle drives, storms, pioneers, life & death on the range. View more info

THE SPURS

By: Elliot, W.J.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Spur, The Texas Spur: 1939

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 011695

Condition: Fine


274 pp., 4 photos. Reese-SIX SCORE #37-While rather crudely printed and written, it give more of the flavor of the Spur Ranch than any other book. Author worked for the Spur and there are many tales of his personal experiences & those of his friends. Cattle drives, storms, pioneers, life & death on the range. View more info

THE GREAT CATTLE TRAIL. Forest and Prairie Series No. 1.

By: Ellis, Edward S.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Porter & Coates: 1894

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 027915

Condition: Very Good


Decorated cloth, 313 pp., 4 illus. Faded cover, very worn corners & spine ends. 19th Century fiction about the western ranching lifeby a prolific writer of boy's stories. Nice tight copy w/ no internal marks. View more info

SHANGHAI PIERCE. A Fair Likeness.

By: Emmett, Chris.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Norman, U.Ok.: 1974

Edition: 3rd Prtg.

Inventory Number: 024872

Condition: Fine


D.j., 334 pp., photos, illus. by Nick Eggenhofer, index. Basic Tx. Books #56-One of the best biographies of an early Texas cattleman. Reese 120-#38; Herd #764; Guns #678. View more info

THE SOUTHWEST OF JOHN HORTON SLAUGHTER. Pioneer Cattleman & Trail-driver of Texas, the Pecos, & Arizona & Sheriff of Tombsto

By: Erwin, Allen A.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Glendale, A.H. Clark Co.: 1965

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 006386

Condition: Fine


D.j., 368 pp., illus., index. Forewords by Ramon Adams & Wm. McLeod Raine. An excellent Texas/Arizona/Southwest/Cattlman/Lawmen/Outlaw item. Slaugher fought in the Civil War, was a Texas Ranger, Army scout, and trail driver. View more info

THE COW.

By: Evans, Joe M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: El Paso, Guynes Prtg.: 1960

Edition: 4th Ed.

Inventory Number: 028583

Condition: Fine


Stiff covers with an illus. of a longhorn, 71 pp., photos, illus. of Texas brands. Stories about cows by Evans. SIGNED. View more info

FROM RATTLESNAKES TO ROAD AGENTS. Rough Times on the Frio.

By: Farris, Francis Bramlette.Ed. with introd. by C.L. Sonnichsen.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Ft. Worth, TCU: 1985

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inventory Number: 010408

Condition: Fine


Photos, e.p.map. Lively memoir of a girl who grew up in Frio county, south of San Antonio. View more info

FROM RATTLESNAKES TO ROAD AGENTS. Rough Times on the Frio.

By: Farris, Francis Bramlette.Ed. with introd. by C.L. Sonnichsen.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Ft. Worth, TCU: 1985

Edition: 1st. Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Inventory Number: 010409

Condition: Fine


Photos, e.p.map. Lively memoir of a girl who grew up in Frio county, south of San Antonio. View more info

FROM RATTLESNAKES TO ROAD AGENTS. Rough Times on the Frio.

By: Farris, Francis Bramlette.Ed. with introd. by C.L. Sonnichsen.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ft. Worth, TCU: 1985

Edition: 1st.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Inventory Number: 010411

Condition: Fine


D.j., 137 pp., photos, e.p.map. Lively memoir of a girl who grew up in Frio county, south of San Antonio. View more info

FROM RATTLESNAKES TO ROAD AGENTS. Rough Times on the Frio.

By: Farris, Francis Bramlette.Ed. with introd. by C.L. Sonnichsen.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Ft. Worth, TCU: 1985

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 010412

Condition: Fine


137 pp., photos, e.p.map. SIGNED by Sonnichsen. Lively memoir of a girl who grew up in Frio county, south of San Antonio in post Civil War days. Big Foot Wallace lived with family for a while, Sam Bass stayed there shortly before his death, and McNelly's Texas Rangers stopped there. Woodcut by Barbara Whitehead. View more info

FROM RATTLESNAKES TO ROAD AGENTS. Rough Times on the Frio.

By: Farris, Francis Bramlette.Ed. with introd. by C.L. Sonnichsen.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ft. Worth, TCU: 1985

Edition: 1st.

Inventory Number: 010413

Condition: Fine


D.J., 137 pp., photos, e.p.map. SIGNED by Sonnichsen. One corner slightly bumped o/w fine copy. Lively memoir of a girl who grew up in Frio county, south of San Antonio during post Civil War days. Big Foot Wallace lived with family for a while, Sam Bass stayed with them shortly before his death, & McNelly's Texas Rangers stopped there. View more info