Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
 
 
 
 

Click on Title to view full description

 
101 Brunson, B.R. The Texas Land and Development Company A Panhandle Promotion 1912 - 1956
Austin Texas 1979 0292700385 First Cloth Near Fine Very Good - Book 
Dark green clkoth binding with silver titles. Greena nd black jacket has small chips on spine and a couple of closed tears, now in mylar protector. The breakup of large scale ranches to farming operations in teh Texas panhandle. This was a Plainview, Texas operation that sold fully developed irrigated farms. Illustrates the complicated financial structures of teh company. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
102 Brysoin, Conrey Down Went McGinty
El Paso Texas Western Press 1977 First Cloth Very Good Very Good Book Signed by Author(s)
El Paso in the "wonderful nineties," the 1890's. Thsi copy signed by author, illustrator, designer Antone and C.L. Sonnichsen asits a publications award book from the T.W.press. Historical Society invitation about the award laid in. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
103 Burke, James Lee Two for Texas
Pocket Books (Gulf & Western) 1982 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 
First and original printing by Pocket Book of this early Burke novel. A bit different from the later books, this one has two escapees from the Louisiana penal colony fleeing to Texas to help Sam Houston avenge the Alamo. 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
104 Burns, John Summers at Lambshead
Np Privately Printed 1977 First Wraps Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book 
Off-white wraps with black lettering and brands on the front. Developed by John Burns as a memorial to Sallie Reynolds and John Alexander Matthews on teh hundredth anniversary of their marriage. Personal reminiscences for their grandchildren. 
Price: 120.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
105 C.E. Castaneda The Mexican Side of the Texan Revolution
Austin Graphic Ideas Incorporated 1970 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 
Second edition of The Mexican Side of the Texan Revolution, published in 1970. Very good hardcover, no dust jacket. Clean, crisp pages and slight edgewear to cover. An importatnt perspective, by recognized author. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
106 C.L. Sonnichsen The El Paso Salt War of 1877
Texas Western Press 1973 Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book Jose Cisneros Signed by Illustrator(s)
1973 hardcover reprint edition, signed by illustrator Jose Cisneros. Typography and binding design by Carl Hertzog. Brown cloth cover with ivory leather-look binding and bright gilt titles. Tan dust jacket with black illustration and lettering, in mylar cover. Jacket is price-clipped, but both book and jacket are in fine condition. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
107 C.W. Raines Six Decades in Texas or Memoirs of Francis Richard Lubbock
Austin Ben C. Jones & Co. 1900 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 
Professionally re-spined in maroon leather with gilt titles on black leather panel to match original maroon cloth cover and dark plum-colored endpapers. Very good to near fine condition except for light browning to page edges. 
Price: 1000.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
108 C.W. Raines (editor) Speeches and State Papers of James Stephen Hogg
Austin State Printing Company 1905 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Very good 1905 hardcover with clear glassine jacket. Brown cloth over boards with unfaded black and red lettering. One inch tear along inside bottom edge of title page, which does not interfere with text at all, barely noticeable. Previous owner's name in pen inside front cover. 
Price: 150.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
109 Caffey, David L. Land of Enchantment, Land of Conflict: New Mexico in English-Language Fiction
College Station, Texas, U.S.A. Texas A & M Univ Pr 1999 0890968918 First Cloth As New As New Book 
Dark red cloth with silver spine titles. Tan jacket featues a drawing by Tom Lea. caffey covers a range of fiction by New Mexicans and with New Mexico settings in describing how both teh land of "enchantment" and teh land of conflict fed the growth of that writing. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
110 Caleb Pirtle XIT The American Cowboy
Birmingham Oxmoor House 1975 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book Signed by Author(s)
Very good first edition hardcover with very good price-clipped dust jacket in mylar cover. Cream cloth cover with leather spine and gilt lettering. Some paper residue on spine, slightly loose binding. Copy 34104 of 50,000 with bookplate signed by author Caleb Pirtle. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
111 Cameron Northouse First Printings of Texas Authors
Dallas Pressworks Publishing, Inc. 1982 0939722046 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 
Very good hardcover without dust jacket. Cream colored canvas cloth cover with red cloth spine and gilt lettering. Small red check marks written in table of contents, otherwise clean. 
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
112 Campbell, Harry H. Early History of Motley County
San Antonio Naylor 1958 First Edition Leatherette Near Fine Near Fine Book Signed by Author(s)
Neat small volume in brown leatherette (cloth) with pictorial jacket. Story of the development of Motley county and the Matador ranch. Scarce. Stamped signature and hand dated June19th, 1958 by Campbell, whose father managed the famous ranch. 
Price: 150.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
113 Capps, Benjamin The White Man's Road
NY NY: Harper & Row, 1969 1969 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book Signed by Author(s)
Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. Signed by Author. A novel of coming of age - by an Indian growing up on a reservation. 
Price: 40.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
114 Captain J.C. Terrell Reminiscences of the Early Days of Forth Worth
Texas Tech Univ Press 1999 Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 
Fine hardcover without dust jacket. Green cloth cover with gilt lettering. Crisp and clean. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
115 Captain Robert G. Carter The Old Sergeant's Stor
New York Frederick H. Hitchcock 1926 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 
Near fine hardcover in clear glassine jacket. Red cloth with black lettering. Clean and bright except for one small white-out mark inside front cover, presumably to cover a previous owner's inscription. Minimal shelf wear, crisp pages, tight binding. 
Price: 500.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
116 Carl Hertzog Square Dances
El Paso 1940 Soft cover Very Good Book 
1940 stapled pamphlet. Third edition. Complete title: Cowboy Square Dances of West Texas: Glossary of Terms, Complete Explanations and Patter. Very good condition, save a few small tears and yellowing to cover. Intact, with clean text. In plastic wraps. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
117 Carl P. Benedict A Tenderfoot Kid on Gyp Water
Texas Folklore Society 1943 Hardcover Fine Book 
One of 550 copies printed by Carl Hertzog, from the Range Life Series edited by J. Frank Dobie. Smooth light brown cloth cover with dark brown lettering. In delicate, edgeworn, slightly shiny parchment jacket. Clean and tight. 
Price: 500.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
118 Carleton, Major James Henry An Excursion to the Ruins of Abo, Quarra and Gran Quivira in New Mexico in 1853
Santa Fe Santa Fe: Stagecoach Press, 1965 1965 First Limited Cloth As New As New Book 5 1/2 X 7" 
Cloth. As New/As New. First Limited. 5 1/2 X 7". Stagecoach Press Southwestern Series No. 1. Limited to 750 copies. Introduction by publisher Jack Rittenhouse. Said to be the first reprint since 1855. Plat of Gran Quivira National Monument as frontispiece. On Nekoosaq vellum paper, using a hand operated press, with handset headings. 
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
119 Carlson, Paul H. Deep Time and the Texas High Plains
Lubbock Texas Tech University Press 2005 0896725529 First Cloth As New As New Book 
Brown cloth binding with silver titles on spine and front and design on front. Historian Carlson draws upon geology as well as history in discussing the high plains of Texas. 
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
120 Carnes, Ruth Juby Horseback Government: Ad Interim Administration Republic of Texas 1836
San Antonio San Antonio: Naylor, 1974 1974 0811105210 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 
Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. Governing the new republic, with the new constitution in their saddlebags, David Burnet and his government fled across Texas to Galveston while the war was being waged. 
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
121 Carr, Capt. Camillus Cavalryman in Indian Country
Ashland, OR Lewis Osborne 1974 First, Limited Cloth Near Fine Very Good Book 
No. 564 of 600 copies, printed in black and red on laid finish paper. Type set by hand. Hand-bound iin natural buckram with textured paper sides. Plain jacket, lightly sunned, in protector. Announcement laid in. Foreword by Dan Thrapp. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
122 Carroll, H. Bailey The Texan Santa Fe Trail
Canyon Panhandle-Plains Historical Society 1951 First Cloth Very Good Very Good Slipcase Book 
Coarse beige cloth with dark red lettering, in very good slipcase with paper label on spine. Using earlier authorities, Carroll has developed a thorough treatment of the ill-fated expedition. 
Price: 190.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
123 Carroll, John M. Custer in Texas: An Interrrupted Narrative
Sol Lewis/Liveright, NY 1975 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 
Very good, no jacket, perhaps as isssued? A collection of articles, orders, anecdotes and military reports and histories relating to Custer while he served in Texass. Illustrations by Cisneros and Schiwetz; photos and woodcuts. 
Price: 30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
124 Carter, Capt. R.G. On The Border With Mackenzie or Winning West Texas From the Comanches
N. Y. Antiquarian Press, Ltd. 1961 Limited Cloth Very Good No Jacket, as Issued. Book 
Nice Antiquarian Press reprint of 1935 original. Dark red cloth with black design on front and black and gilt titles to spine. Top edge of cover has slight darkening. Frontispiece portrait of Mackenzie. Inscribed and signed by Forrest Fenn (Santa Fe Gallery owner). Foreword by J.C. Dykes, who writes that the book "contains the most complete account of the Indian Wars of the Texas Frontier in the Seventies." 
Price: 175.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
125 Cartwright, Gary Turn Out the Lights : Chronicles of Texas During the 80s and 90s (Southwestern Writers Collection, Vol. 10)
Austin, TX, U.S.A. Austin, TX, U.S.A.: University of Texas Press, 2000 2000 0292711999 First Edition Hardback As New As New Book Signed by Author(s)
Hardback. As New/As New. First Edition. Signed by Author. Chronicles of Texas during the 80s and 90s by noted Texas journalist and author. This is a collection of his stories that appeared in the Texas Monthly. 
Price: 30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
126 Casey, Ethel Matthews Reminiscences
El Paso Carl Hertzog 1979 First Wraps Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book 
Tan wraps with photo illustrationof Lambshead randh house on front. Written on the 100th anniversary of Throckmorton County, Texas, and published twenty years later. 
Price: 100.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
127 Casey, Robery J. The Texas Border and Some Borderliners
Indianapolis Bobbs-Merrill 1950 Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 
Rust cloth with gilt titles. Bright pictorial jacket, in protector. Pictorial endpapers show both the border and the Big Bend National Park. Many illustrations. Here are dozens of "borderliners" - faabulous Texns and their region. Casey wrote a number of travel books and their influence shows up in "The Guide" a phamplet present in the pocket inside the rear cover as issued. 
Price: 40.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
128 Castaneda, Carlos E. Translator The Mexican Side of the Texan Revolution [1836]
Dallas P.L. Turner 1928 First Cloth Good No Jacket Book 
Black cloth with fading gilt titles on spine. Black band across lower spine covers library markings. Small stamp on inside cover indicats Baylor College for Women and Texas Collection. Withdrawn stamp on back free endpaper.Outside edge of spineworn. but book is tight and clean. Usable and collectible as is or could be easily rebound. An essential first edition writing on Texas History by the "chief Mexican Participants" including Santa Anna, his secretary, and generals Filisola, Urrea and Tornel. 
Price: 150.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
129 Catherine McDowell Now You Hear My Horn
University of Texas 1967 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book Eldridge Hardie 
The journals of James Wilson Nichols 1820-1887. Near fine hardcover in very good price-clipped dust jacket with mylar cover. Green cloth cover with brown spine and gilt lettering in olive-colored jacket with illustration and titles in black. Typography, binding and jacket design by Carl Hertzog. 
Price: 80.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
130 Caylor, H.W. (Intro By Joe Pickle) H.W. Caylor, Frontier Artist
College Station, TX Texas A&M Univ. Press 1981 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book Over 12 X 9 " 
Published for the Heritage Musem, Big Spring, Texas. A West Texas resident and ranchman for four dedcades, Caylor painted the West in realistic terms. His oils and watercolors rarely leave the families of the original owners, which may account for his lack of recognition, though he brings "authentic detail challenging that of Remington or Russell." 
Price: 40.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
131 Cecil Jane (translated by) The Journal of Christopher Columbus
New York Clarkson N. Potter 1960 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 
Near fine hardcover with like dust jacket in mylar. Sticker scuff to front endpaper and minor edgewear. Clean and bright interior with illustrations throughout, mostly glossy paste-down, ten of the ninety in full color. Blue cover with gilt lettering, dust jacket shows detail of map. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
132 Center for Texas Studies at Tcu Going to Texas: Five Centuries of Texas Maps
Forth Worth, Texas, U.S.A. Texas Christian Univ Pr 2007 0875653448 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Fine hardcover with like dust jacket in mylar cover. Gray cloth cover with silver lettering and illustrated forest green dust jacket. Clean, tight copy. 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
133 Chabot, Frederick C., Editor Texas Letters
Yanaguana Society, San Antonio 1940, Limited Edition No. 213 of 250 copies Hardcover Very Good Good + Book 
Very Good, Issued without jacket. Evidence of Light water damage, not affecting text or cover. Red cloth, black lettering and lone star on spine and front. Letters of the famous and not quite so famous related to San Antonio and Early Texas. Illustrations, facsimile signatures, etc. collectible, BTB. 
Price: 150.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
134 Charles A. Siringo A Texas Cowboy
William Sloane Associates 1950 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book Tom Lea Signed by author and Illustrator
Signed by Carl Hertzog and Tom Lea. Rust colored cloth cover with gilt lettering, rust jacket with black and white illustrations and lettering. In very good condition. Jacket chipped and worn around edges, now in protective mylar cover. 
Price: 80.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
135 Charles G. Anderson Confederate General William R. "Dirty Neck Bill" Scurry 1821-1864
1999 Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 
Near fine hardcover with like dust jacket in mylar cover. Previous owner's name written inside, else fine. Red cloth cover with gilt lettering; pictorial dust jacket with yellow lettering. Nice clean copy. 
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
136 Charles M. Russell Pen and Ink Drawings (Book No. 1)
Pasadena Trail's End 1946 First Edition Decorative Boards Very Good No Jacket, as Issued. Book 9" X 12" Author 
Light blue hard stock cover with blue cloth backstrip. Five inch square paper label with skull design on front. Seventeen page size drawings with printed titles underneath. Black drawings in distinctive Russell style are on good quality paper, and are nicely reproduced. 
Price: 70.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
137 Charles W. Hays Galveston: History of the Island and the City
Austin Jenkins Garrett Press 1974 0890630003 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 
Two volume set. Hardcover, no jacket. Cream cloth with black lettering. Brown endpapers with matching panels on title pages. Crisp, bright interior and tight binding. Slight dimpling to cloth on spine of vol. 1, otherwise as new. 
Price: 400.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
138 Chester Newell History of the Revolution in Texas
Arno Press 1973 Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 
Full title: History of the Revolution in Texas, particularly of the war of 1835 & '36 together with the latest geopgraphical, topographical and statistical accounts of the country, from the most auththentic sources. Also, an appendix. 1973 reprint of 1838 edition. Fine hardcover without dust jacket. Light green cloth cover with brown lettering. Crisp and clean. 
Price: 325.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
139 Cisneros, Jose My Life As An Illustrator in The Southwest
Dallas DeGolyer Library 1992 First Cloth and Boards Near Fine No Jacket as Issued Book Author 
Tan pictorial cover with mission scene on front and back. Publication of a rare speech by Cisneros. This DeGolyer Keepsake No. 5 was printed letterpress by W. Thomas Taylor, and is boldly signed by Cisneros in red ink on the colophon page. 
Price: 76.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
140 Clarence Wharton Remember Goliad!
Glorieta, New Mexico Rio Grande Press 1968 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 
Near fine hardcover, no dust jacket. Brown leather look with gilt lettering. Pull-out map on back cover. Light stain on inside of back cover, else fine. Clean inside and out. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
141 Clark, James A. And Michel T. Halbouty The Last Boom
N. Y. Random House 1972 First Cloth Near Fine Near Fine Book Signed by Author(s)
Brown pictorial cloth binding inbrown pictorial dust jacket. Errat sheet bound in. Pictorial endpapers, signed by both authors on front free endpaper. Review laid in. Story of greates oil find and the boom of Kilgore. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
142 Clarke, Mary Whatley The Slaughter Ranches and Their Makers
Austin Jenkins 1979 First Cloth Near Fine Near Fine Book 
Brown cloth binding in brown dust jacket with brand depicted on front. A family chronicle from the Texas Revolution to the modern era ranching industry. Scarce and desirable cattle item, with many family photo illustrations. 
Price: 300.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
143 Claude Elliott Leathercoat: The Life History of a Texas Patriot
San Antonio Standard Printing Co. 1938 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
The biography of James W. Throckmorton by Claude Elliott, Associate Professor of History, Southwest Texas State Teachers College. Privately printed first edition hardcover. Tan and red illustrated cover with black lettering in fine condition except for slight yellowing. Pale pink, red and black dust jacket in fine condition with minor edgewear, protected by mylar cover. 
Price: 250.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
144 Clayton W. Williams Texas' Last Frontier Fort Stockton and the Trans-Pecos, 1861-1895
Texas A&M University Press 1982 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 
Near fine first edition hardcover with near fine dust jacket. Brown cloth cover with bright gilt titles on spine; dark yellow pictorial jacket with white titles. Back of dust jacket very slightly scuffed, now in protective mylar cover. Clean inside and out. 
Price: 40.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
145 Clayton, Lawerence Watkins Reynolds Matthews
Eakin Press, Austin 1990, Second Edition, First Printing 1994 0890159505 2nd Edition Hardcover As New Dust Jacket Included Book Signed by Author(s)
As new in like jacket Biography of a Texas Rancher. Princeton educated, Matthews was one of the last of the;Cattle Barons. His Lambshead Ranch and Spanish Gourd brand are icons of the Clear Fork country of West Texas. 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
146 Clayton, Lawerence Tracks Along The Clear Fork
Abeline, TX McWhiney 2000 1893114228 First Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 
Brown cloth with gilt titles on spine. Black and white dust jacket with brown-tone photo on front. Stories from Shackelford and Throckmorton counties, Texas. Includes pieces by historians Rupert Richardson and Carl Coke Rister. 
Price: 90.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
147 Clayton, Lawrence Historic Ranches of Texas
Austin Texas 1997 0292711891 First Paperack Printing Soft cover Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book J.U. Salvant 
White pictorial softcover. Excellent color rproductions of Salvant paintings. Clayton provides sketches of notable Texas ranches, the 666, Green, King, Matador, YO, Lambshead, XIT, etc. Incorporates spirit and traditions of each ranch. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
148 Clayton, Lawrence Contemporary Ranches of Texas (M. K. Brown Range Life Ser., No. 19)
Austin, TX, U.S.A. University of Texas Press 2001 0292712391 First Edition Hardcover As New As New Book 8 1/2 x 11" Meinzer, Wyman 
Great photographs and apt descriptions make a handsome and readable volume. Clayton has several books on his native land and Meinzer many awards and extensive publications as well. A sampling of ranches across Texas. 
Price: 32.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
149 Coker, Caleb News from Brownsville: Helen Chapman's Letters from the Texas Military Frontier, 1848-1852
Austin, Texas, U.S.A. Texas State Historical Assn 1992 0876111150 First Edition Cloth New New Book 
Letters from Army Oficer's wife during five years on the South Texas Frontier. Social conditions along the Rio Grande in mid 19th Century. Interesting, thoughtful and forthright opinions on topics from childcare to slavery and international relations. Editor's text provides background. Appendices and index. 
Price: 60.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
150 Coleman, Max M. From Mustanger to Lawyer Part B
San Antono Carleton Printing Company 1953 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket, as Issued. Book Signed by Author(s)
Dark Red cloth binding with silver lettering. A stand alone portion of a two part "fictional biography" of a successful stockman who became a successful lawyer as well. The "fictional" portion seems to be mainly the juggling of dates to make the story hold together. The mustanging was truly a pioneer occupation, followed before the country developed. The author's life from 1890 - 1910. 
Price: 40.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
151 Collings, Ellsworth, and Alma Miller England The 101 Ranch
Norman Oklahoma 1971 Special Limited, 3rd Printing Cloth Near Fine Near Fine Book 
Brown leather binding with fancy gilt design on front and gilt lettering on spine. In bright yellow dust jacket with blue design on front. This is one of 300 copies specially printed and bound for the 101 Ranch Rodeo Foundation, Inc. 
Price: 150.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
152 Colonel Edward Stiff The Texan Emigrant
Waco Texian Press 1968 Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 
Fine hardcover without dust jacket. Maroon cloth cover with gilt titles, "1840" embossed on front. Clean and tight. Texian Press, 1968. 
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
153 Connelley, William E. Doniphan's Expedition
Topeka, KS Crane and Company 1907 First Cloth Very Good No Jacket, as Issued. Book 
Grey cloth binding with gilt titles and pictorial panel on front. Brown titles and design on spine. Light shelf wear.Small bug spot residue inside front cover. Two folding maps intact, plus numerous illustrations throughout. An account of "the most remarkable campaign in American History." Story of the Missouri volunteers commands respect. 
Price: 200.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
154 Connett, Eugene V., Editor American Big Game Fishing
Camden, SC Premier Press 1986 First Leather Fine No Jacket as Issued Book 
Dark green leather with gilt dentell and Swordfish on cover. Gilt titles. All edges gilt, and rsilk ribbonHandsome book, from marbled endpapers to essays by teh likes of Hemingway, Lynn Bogue Hunt, Van Kampen Heilner, etc. Many full page illustrations plus photos. Approx 9 x 12" book with 292 pages, no. 1049 of edition ltd to 3000. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
155 Connor, Seymour V., Editor A Biggers Chronicle
Lubbock Texas Tech College, Southwest Collection 1961 First Edition Half-Leather Near Fine Good Book Signed by Editor
Contains "History That Will Never Be Repeated" by Biggers under the psuedonym Lan Fraanks, and a biography of Biggers by respected historian Seymour Connor. Signed by Connor. In black leather spine and red cloth, with printed glassine jacket. 
Price: 70.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
156 Connor, Seymour V., Editor The Saga of Texas, Complete Six Volume Set
Austin Steck-Vaughn 1965 First Edition Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 
Dark red cloth bindings with silver lettering. Dust jackets are different colors with same design. The books include"A Successful Failure, 1519-1810" by Odie B. Falk, "The Revolutionary Decades 1810-1836" by David Vigness, "Adventure in Glory 1836-1849" by S. Connor, "Texas in Turmoil 1849-1875" by Ernest Wallace, "The Search for Maturity 1875-1900" by Billy Mac Jones, and "Texas After Spindletop 1901-1965" by Seths McKay and Odie Falk. Books are clean, tight and unmarked. Jackets are very good and not price-clipped,with a small cover tear noticeable on the last volume. All are in clear protectors. A neat, useful and readable review of Texas History by professors asociated with Texas Tech University. 
Price: 90.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
157 Connor, Seymour V., Editor Builders of the Southwest
Lubbock Texas Tech 1959 First Leathr Over Cloth Near Fine No Jacket as Issued Book 
Brown leather over tan cloth, with stat design on spine and Southwest Collection Plainsman on front. Historical and biographical sketches of individuals and companies by thirteen authors including well know histoian so fth eareaa.321 pages including index. Nice paper and binding. 
Price: 40.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
158 Corle, Edwin Billy the KId
N. Y. N. Y.: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1953 1953 First Edition Cloth Very Good Very Good Book Signed by Author(s)
Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. Signed by Author. It's Fiction, as Chapter two has Billy killing a chinese laundryman with a knife, yet Corle gets a lot of it close to what are believed to be the facts. Bright pictorial jacket with small whitish spot to upper spine. 
Price: 80.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
159 Corporal Pike Scout and Ranger
Cincinnati J.M. Hawley & Co. 1865 First Cloth Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book 
Black cloth binding with impressed designs on front and back and gilt titles on spine. Marbled edges. Apparently first state of first edition. Lithographed frontispiece and full page wodcut illustrations. Hinges reinforced. Rubs at front corners of binding. Pencil drawings on front free endpaper. Errata sheet bound in after text. 
Price: 1200.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
160 Corporal Pike Scout and Ranger
Cincinnati J.R. Hawley & Co. 1865 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 
Modern green pebbled binding with gilt lettering, marbled green endpapers, original blank end pages missing along with errata sheet, light foxing throughout (mostly margins), edge of end page chipped & repaired with tape. Otherwise very good. Clean and tight. No jacket. Basic Texas Books 162. 
Price: 1200.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
161 Cousins, R.B., President Llano Estacado Vol. 1 No. 1 December, 1915
Canyon The West Texas State Normal College 1915 First Wraps Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book 
First edition of a journal begun as a student publication in 1915 at what is now West Texas A & M University atCanyon, Texas. Cousins, the president, provided greetings and an introductory essay. 53 pages plus 3 pages of adverts. Gray wraps with black lettering. Photo illustration of what must be the "old main" building. 
Price: 30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
162 Craven, John Naathan James Harper Starr
Daughters of the Republic of Texas 1st, 1950 F Hardcover Very Good Good Book 
VG in G= dj ( has chips) Biography of Secretary of theTreasury olf the Republic and land dealer 
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
163 Crawford, Ann Fears The Eagle
Austin State House Press 1988 First Thus Leather and Cloth As New As New (slipcase) Book Signed by Author(s)
Black pebble grain leather over cream cloth binding in publisher's matching cloth slipcase. Gitlt titles and design on spine. A handsome reproduction of in this limited edition of fifty thus. Introduction by Jaime S. Platon and preface by Crawford, who signed thsi volume.Interesting account of this controversial and historifigure who helped shape Texas. 
Price: 125.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
164 Cross, Joe Cattle Clatter
Walker 1938 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Dark red cloth with gilt titles and design on front. Gilt lettering on spine. Portrait frontispiece. 166 pages. A history of cattle from the creation to the Texas Centennial in 1936. 
Price: 350.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
165 Cunningham, Frank General Stand Watie's Confederate Indians
San Antonio Naylor 1959 First Edition Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 
History of Stand Watie, the only Native American to attain general officer rank in the Confederacy. Several battles in Arkansas and Southern Missouri are described. Also traces the backgrounds of the five civilized tribes and why they chose to fight for teh Confederates. 
Price: 125.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
166 D.E. Kilgore A Ranger Legacy
Austin Madrona 1973 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Slipcase Book Signed by Author(s)
Limited first edition, no. 14 of 200 copies signed by author. Fine brown leatherlook hardcover with green lettering in pale yellow slipcase. Some marks and sticker residue to slipcase, otherwise in good shape. Clean and bright inside. 
Price: 300.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
167 D.W.C. Baker A Texas Scrapbook
A.S. Barnes & Company 1875 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 
Full title: A Texas Scrap-Book. Made up of the History, Biography and Miscellany of Texas and Its People. Green hardcover with gilt lettering on spine, now illegibly faded; black printer's decorations on front and back are clear. Minor tear to corner of title page which does not interfere with text. Browning and staining throughout, mostly along edges of pages. Previous owner's stamp and inscription inside front cover. Scuffing and small tear to front cover. 
Price: 350.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
168 Dale, Edward Everett The Range Cattle Industry
Norman Oklahoma 1930 First Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 
Dark green cloth with gold steer head design on front. Spine is faded lighter, but letering is still clear. Well regarded history of teh rane cattle industry. Reprinted years later, but this is the first priting. Photographs, maps, index, 216 pages. In mylar protector. 
Price: 300.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
169 Dan Flores Canyon Visions
Lubbock, Texas Texas Tech Univ Press 1989 0896721930 Hardcover Fine Fine Book Amy Gormley Winton 
Photographs and Pastels of the Texas Plains. Photos by Dan Flores, pastels by Amy Winton. Foreword by Larry McMurtry. Lavender cloth cover with orange and green lettering, terracotta endpapers. Dust jacket features front photo & back pastel of canyons. Clean, tight copy. 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
170 Daniel, Gene & Price Texas Governors Mansion
Austin, Texas, U.S.A. Texas State Historical Assn 1984 093836801X First Edition Cloth As New As New Book Signed by Author(s)
Dark red cloth with gilt titles. Pictorial jacket showing mansion. Slick pictorial announcent of the book laid in. Presentation copy, signed by both authors. Large format book has history of the executive mansion and many great photographs. Reflects research by former first lady and governor Daniel. 
Price: 100.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
171 Daryl Jones The Dime Western Novel
Bowling Green Bowling Green University Popular Press 1978 Hardcover Fine Good Book 
Fine hardcover with good dust jacket. Yellow cloth cover with black lettering and orange dust jacket. Dust jacket scuffed and edgeworn, now in protective mylar cover. 
Price: 55.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
172 David B. Edward The History of Texas; or, the Emigrant's, Farmers and Politicians Guide to the Character, Climate, Soil and Productions of that Country
Austin Texas State Historical Association 1990 Hardcover Fine Book 
Copy no. 118 of 150 in limited edition 1990 reprint of the 1836 edition. Fine attractive hardcover in near fine slipcase. Cream cloth cover with leather spine and gilt lettering, cream cloth covered case. Bright and tight, with one small scuff mark to back of slipcase. 
Price: 100.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
173 David Freeman Hawke Commerce of the Prairies
The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc. 1970 Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 
Fine hardcover with near fine dust jacket. Bright lime green cover with gilt lettering and olive-colored jacket. First printing of 1970 reprint of earlier edition. Clean, tight copy. Dust jacket slightly worn, now in protective mylar cover. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
174 David Holman Letters of Hard Times in Texas 1840-1890
Austin Roger Beacham 1974 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 
Copy 288 of 175 numbered 121-295 bound with Strathmore's Artlaid paper over boards. Printed by hand-powered letterpress on handmade paper. Rust-colored boards with red cloth spine and black lettering on cream-colored pastedown along side. In fine condition with very good glassine cover which has a few small tears. Troubles during a serous time. 
Price: 200.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
175 David J. Murrah C.C. Slaughter: Rancher, Banker, Baptist
University of Texas 1981 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book Signed by Author(s)
Signed first edition hardcover. Dark yellow cloth cover with brown lettering; black illustrated dust jacket with white and peach colored type. Book in excellent condition, except for tiny bookstore label on front endpaper. Price-clipped dust jacket edgeworn and scuffed, now in protective mylar cover. 
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
176 Davis L. Ford The Last Cowboy
Austin Eakin Press 2002 1571687092 1st Edition Hardcover As New As New Book Signed by Author(s)
As new signed first edition hardcover with like dust jacket in mylar. Black leather exterior, brown cover. Crisp and clean inside and out. Signed by Davis L. Ford. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
177 Davis, Edwin Adams Fallen Guidon The Saga of Confederate Generl Jo Shelby's March to Mexico
College Station, Texas, U.S.A. Texas A & M Univ Press 1995 0890966834 First Thus Cloth As New As New Book 
Tan cloth binding, with bright pictorial jacket. "a fascinating account of this relatively neglectedepisode of teh last organized unit of the Confederacy." Originally published in 1962, this edition contains a map and the illustrations of the earlier volume. 
Price: 24.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
178 Davis, H.L. Honey in the Horn
Franklin Library 1977 Limited Edition Hardcover Fine Book 
Fine Tan leather bound with gilt designs on front , back and spine, Brown silk endpapers,AEG. 
Price: 40.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
179 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A. The Campaign from Texas to Maryland with the Battle of Fredericksburg
Austin Steck 1961 First Thus Cloth As New Very Good Slipcase Book 
Tan cloth binding with design and titles on front. Blue color block on publisher's preface, and blue facsimile title page. New material about the author, Davis. Tan slipcase. Davis was teh only Confederate chaplain to publish his reminescences during the war years. 
Price: 40.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
180 Davis, William C. Three Roads to the Alamo: The Lives and Fortunes of David Crockett, James Bowie, and William Barret Travis
Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Harpercollins 1998 0060173343 First Cloth Very Good + Near Fine Book 
The definitive book about the lives of David Crocket, James Bowie, and William Barret Travis. Set in the bropad sweep of politics surrounding the Texas Revolution. A significant volume related to Texas. 
Price: 30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
181 Dawson, Cleo She Came To The Valley
Green Valley Publishing Co./Jenkins, Austin 1972, Special Historical Edition (reprint of 1943 bestsellerr) Hardcover Very Good Book 
Very Good/Very Good Signed, delightful novel set in early 20th Century along the lower valley of the Rio Grande. 
Price: 30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
182 Dawson, Everett T. Texas Wildlife
Dallas Banks Upshaw and Company 1955 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket, as Issued. Book 8 3/4 X 11" Orville Rice 
Pictorial cover (Whitetail Deer), full page color illustrations, and smaller b&w drawings throughout. 174 pp including glossary and bibliography. Tan cloth binding. Bright and tight Texas classic. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
183 Day, James M. Jacob De Cordova Land Merchant of Texas
Waco Texian Press 1962 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 
Blue cloth with lone star on cover. Biography of an important Texas Pioneer, reflecting substantial research. Notes and index. 
Price: 120.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
184 De La Pena, Jose E.; Perry, Carmen (editor) With Santa Anna in Texas : A Personal Narrative of the Revolution
College Station, TX, U.S.A. College Station, TX, U.S.A.: Texas A & M University Press, 1975 1975 0890960011 Second Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 
Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Second Printing. Remarkable eyewitness account of th Texas Revolution. Interesting, and controversial, details from the Mexican perspective of teh battle of the Alamo. 
Price: 40.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
185 Deahl, Charles Voices of the Square House
Austin Von-beckman Jones 1970 First Cloth Near Fine No Jacket as Issued Book Floyd Scott 
Tan binding with yucca plant design on front. Poetry and illustrations drawn from artifacts and history in the Square House Museum in the Texas Panhandle. 
Price: 60.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
186 Debo, Angie The Cowman's Southwest, Being the Reminisciences of Oliver Nelson
Glendale, CA Clark 1953 First Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 
Typical Arthur Clark red cloth binding in brown poaper dust jacket with typed titles on spine of jacket. Nelson was freighter, camp cook, cowboy and frontiersman in Texas, Oklahoma and Indian Territory 1878 - 1893. 
Price: 250.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
187 Debo, Angie A History of the Indians of the United States
London Folio Society 2003 First Thus Cloth Fine Near Fine Slipcase Book 
Dark green cloth binding with large photo pastedownon front.Gilt titles and designs. Nice press edition reprinted from original U. of Oklahoma press edition of 1970. Dark green slipcase. Unread, pristine condition of important volume on Indian history. 
Price: 30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
188 Defoe, Daniel Robinson Crusoe
Norwalk Easton Press 1980 Later Printing Leather Fine No Jacket as Issued Book 
Handsome black leather binding ith gilt titles and designs. Still in shrinkwrap. 
Price: 40.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
189 DeGolyer, E. The Journey of Three Englishmen Across Texas i N1568
El Paso Peripatetic Press (Carl Hertzog) 1947 First Boards Very Good Very Good Book Jose Cisneros Signed by Author(s)
Gray boards with footprint design on front. In rust dust jacket, lightly sunned at spine, with large Cisneros drawing of the three cataways on the front. A separate full page Cisneros drawing is the frontispiece. Woodcut illustrations. Double map. One of 465 copies on Berestroke English Handmade Paper. Yelow color tint on map and frontispiece. Facsimile of 1589 printing from Hakluyt's Voyages.Edges untrimmed. Nice book of an incredible and almost unheard of journey, on foot, through Texas and across what would become the United States to New Brunswick, and by ship to France and finally home to England. A quality gift for historian, traveller, Cisneros, Hertzog or DeGolyer collector. 
Price: 375.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
190 DeShields, James T.; Foreword By John Graves Cynthia Ann Parker: Reprint of James T. Deshields 1886 Account
Austin Chama 1991 0962633615 First Thus Cloth Fine Fine Book 
Grey linen cloth binding with paper title label on front. In Brown dust jacket, in glasine cover. ONe of 1000 from teh press of Thomas T. Taylor. Photo illustrations. Notes include text of a letter sent to DeShields from L.S. Ross who is credited with the recovery of Cynthia Ann. Great copy of this collectible aspect of Texas History. 
Price: 120.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
191 Dickens, Charles The Pickwick Papers
Charles Scribner's Sons 1897, 2 Volumes, Gadshill Ed. 1897 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 
Very Good, Spines faded With original illustrations and with introduction and notes by Andrew Lang. 
Price: 60.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
192 Dickens, Charles Great Expectations
Franklin Center, PA Franklin Library 1979 Heirloom Library Leather and Decorated Cloth Fine No Jacket, as Issued. Book F.W. Pailthorpe 
Fine edition of this Dickens classic. Red leather spine and gilt decoratd cloth over boards. All edges gilt, silk ribbon. Illustrations 1885 portfolio of etchings. Small former owner bookplate. 526 pages; line spacing makes clear readable text., and story of "Pip" worth rereading. 
Price: 30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
193 Dickens, Charles Barnaby Rudge and Master Humphrey's Clock
London Caxton London Leather Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book Sibson and H.K. Browne 
Maroon full leather binding with raised bands and polished spine with gilt designs and titles. Pebbled leather front and backwith darker corner tips. All edges gilt.Not signed, but a high quality binding. Sixteen black and white illustrations and seven color plates enhance Dickens' classic story.originally published in1841. 
Price: 85.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
194 Dippie, Brian W. Looking at Russell
Ft. Worth Amon Carter Museum 1987 First Cloth Near Fine Very Good Book 
Cream cloth binding with black titles. Colorful pictorial dust jacket. A critical review of Russell, jhis techniques and his influences. Shows evolution of Russell's career, his development as a painter and his shift toward a romantic realism. 
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
195 Dippie, Brian W., Editor Charles M. Russell, Word Painter Letters 1887-1926
Fort Worth Amon Carter Museum 1993 0810937646 Cloth As New As New Book 
Hefty volume, approx. 12 x 12 x 1 3/4". in red cloth binding with colorful pictorial jacket, in protector. Jacket has color illustrated facsimile letters, front and back. Profusely illustrated. Text describes setting and context of Russell's handwritten letters to his friends. 435 pages. 
Price: 300.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
196 Dixon, Maynard; Burnside, Wesley M. Maynard Dixon, Artist of the West
Brigham Young University Press 1973 0842509127 Limited Special Leather over Boards Near Fine No Jacket as Issued Book 
Brown leather over tan cloth. Crown Matte text 70 paper. Set in Palatino type. This is one of of the 250 Special Limited Edition. 13 x 11" format. Dixon's color and black and white drawings and paintings. Catalog of his oil paintings. Lightly embossed name of former owner. 
Price: 100.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
197 Dixon, Sam Houston Romance and Tragedy of Texas History
Houston Texas Historical Publishing Co. 1924 First Edition Cloth Very Good None as Issued Book 
Brown cloth with gilt titles to front; gilt titles to spine are faded but readable. Series of vignettes, documents, facsimilies, illustrations, etc. present many of the major events of Texas history. Examples are the story of Angelina, the capture of San Antonio, to the Mier expedition, the trial of Santanta, and the Santa Fe Expedition. This edition notes "Volume 1" on the title page, but I've never seen a vol.2. but have seen another exactly the same as this except "Vol.1" was omitted. 
Price: 125.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
198 Dixon, Sam Houston The Men Who Made Texas Free
Houston Texas Historical Publishing Co. 1924 First Edition Cloth Very Good No Jacket, as Issued. Book 
Brown cloth, with gilt titles. Titles to spine fading but readable. The signers of the Texas Declaration of Independence, sketches of their lives and services. Tape repaired cut to tile page. Contains facsimile of teh Declaration. 
Price: 140.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
199 Dobie, J. Fraank Coronado's Children
Literary Guild of America, New York 1931, Second Hardcover Very Good Near Fine Book 
Very Good Orange cloth with gilt title and design to front and spine. Map endpapers. Tales of lost mines and buried treasures of the Southwest. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
200 Dobie, J. Frank Tongues of the Monte: The Mexico I Like
London Hammond, Hammond & Co. Ltd 1948 First Thus Cloth Very Good Very Good Book Eric King 
Reissue with new material. Green cloth binding with green abd orange stripes on front of jacket. Blurb for A Texan in England on the back of jacket. Bookplate inside cover. 219 pp. plus index. 
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
< PREV  1   2  3 4 5 6 7 8 9  NEXT >  


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to adobebooks@sbcglobal.net
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie