Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
 
 
 
 

Texana

 - 310 items found in your search
Texana

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 A Valentine in Rough Winter: a Newy Discovered Letter from Sam Houston to His Wife, February 14, 1858
Austin Jenkins 1974 First Wraps Near Fine No Jacket Book 
Red stock cover with large tn paper label on front. Darker red tape and staple binding. The letter is reproduced in facsimile and in typescript, and has an accompanying commentary by Jenkins. Illustrated with photos. This copy also includes a tan unmarked folder wishing seasons greetings from the Jenkins (the booklet was issued as their Christmas remembrance for 1974). 16 pages. References. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
2 A Visit to Texas in 1831
Houston Cordovan 1975 First Thus Cloth Near Fine Near Fine Book 
Brown leather-look binding with large gilt titles. Number 272 of the limited 1000 copies. Cream and yellow pictorial dust jacket. The unknown author of the Visit has been well received ever since the first publication This edition includes the best of the two previous versions. 
Price: 100.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3 Belle Starr; or The Bandit Queen
Austin Steck 1960 First Thus Cloth Very Good Very Good Slipcase Book 
Pink cloth binding, in glassine protector and pink publisher's slipcase. Apparently written by an unnamed journalist with little regard for facts, this 1889 original added to the myth of outlaws and the wild west. Nicely done by Steck on pink paper for their 1960 keepsake. Many illustrations. A neat item for Texana and outlaw collectors. 
Price: 60.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
4 Heritage of Lamb County (Texas)
Dallas Curtis Media Corporation 1992 First Cloth Fine No Jacket as Issued Book 
Black cloth binding with portrait of E. Halsell, taken from the mural at Texas Tech University, by Peter Hurd. The gilt lettering and paste down portrait have been protected in the unopened shrinkwrap. Folks with relaties in or around Littlefield, Texas may find reference to them in this county history. 
Price: 175.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
5 Lubbock County Yearbook 1936
Lubbock Lubbock County Teachers Association, 1936 1936 First Edition Leatherette Fine No Jacket, as Issued. Book 
Leatherette. Fine/No Jacket, as Issued. First Edition. Brief histories (sketches), with pictures, of teh many schools in Lubbock County, Texas in 1936. Informationon the Teachers Association, pictures of facultiew fo the various schools. Pictures of some schol athletic teams, choral groups, etc. Historical snippets and aphorisms at foot of many paages. About 40 pages of adverts, some full page - that probably paid for the publication. Samples include "Smile at the miles with Howard's Garage," "Easy Payments" from the Star Tirte Co. and "Better Pictures" at the Broadway and Lyric Theatres. 180 pages. 
Price: 140.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
6 Memorial and Biographial History of Dallas County, Texas
N.p. Walsworth 1976 Reprint of 1892 Original Cloth Very Good No Jacket, as Issued. Book 
Maroon cloth with gilt titles to spine and "The Lone Star State" in script on the cover. This large format book contains 1011 pages plus an extensive index (unpaginated).Short bios of prominedn nationa figures, followed by Dallas county history and bios. Portrait illustrations. A handsome collectable for any confirmed Dallasite. 
Price: 190.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
7 OS Ranch Steer Roping and Art Exhibit, 1978
Post, Tx OS RanchCommittee 1977 White Spial Plastic Spine Very Good No Jacket Book 
Pictorial cover, features Brownell McGew painting. 99 pages with illustratiions of art on exhibit at the annual roping and many photos of the ropers in action. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
8 The McKee Collection of Paintings
El Paso El Paso Museum of Art (Carl Hertzog) 1968 Firrst Thus Pictorial Wraps Near Fine No Jacket as Issued Book 
Green wraps with illustratin on front. Designed by Carl Hertzog. with John Ireland as color consultant. Nice exhibit catalog of the museum in 1968. Many notaboe artists, Berninghaus, Blumenschein, Couse, Hurd, Lea, etc. are included. 
Price: 22.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
9 The Museum Journal Vol XVIII 1979
Lubbock West Texas Museum Association 1979 First Soft cover Very Good No Jacket as Issued. Book 
Include4s: "Lubbock's Overton South: An Example of Preserving Urban Neighborhoods," and "Chioldhood on the Southern Plains Frontier." 142 pages with index. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
10 The Museum Journal Vol. VI 1962
Lubbock West Texas Museum Association 1962 First Soft cover Fine No Jacket as Issued Book 
Contains "The Ellwoods: Barbed Wire and Ranches" by R.C. Hopping, and "The Lubbock Reservoir Site: 12000 Years of Human Prehistory" by F. E. Green. Tand and green pictorial cover. 170 pages including teh 1961 museum report. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
11 Abbott, R.C. And Helena Huntington Smith We Pointed Them North: Recollections of a Cowpuncher
N. Y. Farrar & Rinehart 1939 First Cloth Good No Jacket as Issued Book 
Red cloth with tan wraparound: both faded but intact. Abbott, known as Teddy Blue, wrote this from memory with the help of Helena Smith.Considered the best book on the cowboys of the trail driving era. 
Price: 220.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
12 Adams, Andy The Log of a Cowboy, The Outlet, The Matchmaker
Boston Houghton Mifflin First Cloth Very Good No jackets as Issued Book E. Boyd Smith, 
Olive green cloth bindings with colorful gilt panels at top of front of each. The outlet also has a colorful cowboy on the front and the Matchmaker has a large cowboy figure and star as well. Gilt titles and designs on spines. Thse are first editions of Adams' first works. The frontispieces are protected by the original tissue guards. Only the slightest shelfear and the books are tight and clean. Former owners names in pencil in two and in ink on the third. The Outlet is signed across the title page "Respt. yours Andy Adams . Sold as a set, mails as three books. Bright additions to cowman or collector library. 
Price: 450.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
13 Adams, Andy The Matchmaker
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1904 First Edition Decorative Cloth Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book E.Boyd Smith 
Olive green cloth with gilt and color illustration on front, along with black booted cowboy. First edition, published May, 1904, of Adams book that follows Log of a Cowboy, and The Outlet. in binding that matches the first two. Has small spot on front cover. Pencil signature and address of former Lakewood, Oregon owner. Nice collectable Texana item. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
14 Adams, Ramon F. The Old-Time Cowhand
N. Y. Macmillan 1961 First Limited Cloth As New As New Slipcase Book Eggenhofer Signed by author and Illustrator
White cloth with portrait and facsimile signature of Adams on front. Maroon leather label on spine with gilt titles. Publisher's brown slipcase with paper label on front. Numerour illustrations. 
Price: 250.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
15 Adorno, Rolena and Pautz, Patrick Charles Avar Nunez Cabeza De Vaca His Account, His Life, and the Expedition of Panfilo De Narvaez
Lincoln Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1999 1999 0803214545 / 9780803214545 First Edition Cloth As New No Jackets, as Issued. Book App. 8x11" 
As New/No Jackets, as Issued. First Edition. App. 8 x 11". Three volume set (413, 428 and 476 pages) in handsome blue-gray cloth with silver titles to spine. Maps, extensive annotation, bibliography and index. Acid free paper and clear, readable type. Includes the "Relacion," textual history, and historical context with information about Columbus, Guzman, Cortez, Narvaez, etc. Gotta be the definitive work on de Vaca! 
Price: 350.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
16 Ainsworth, Len (Editor) How They Learned About Texas; Selections from the Texan Rifle-Hunter
Lubbock Book Club of Texas 2001 Limited First Edition Quarter Cloth and Boards New No Jacket, as Issued. Book 6 1/2 X 9 1/2, 
Gilt titles to front and spine. Fine letterpress printing. A Rounce & Coffin Club exhibit selection. Three chapters from the 1866 original by the mysterious "Captain Flack," plus introduction regarding his authorship. Limited edition from the Book Club of Texas. 
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
17 Allhands, J.L. Gringo Builders
Iowa City, Iowa Clio Press 1931 First Edition Cloth Near Fine No Jacket, as Issued. Book Signed by Author(s)
Dark green cloth with gilt dentelles on front.The opening of the Lower Rio Grande area and the building of the first railroads in Texas. Material on the big ranches, Texas Rangers, Brownsvilel before the railroads and more.An unusual part of Texas history, now quite scarce. LIsted in Adams and Howes. 
Price: 220.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
18 Almonte, Juan Nepomuceno; Jackson, Jack (editor); ; Wheat, John (translator) Juan N. Almonte's 1834 Inspection, Secret Report, and Role in the 1836 Campaign
Austin, TX, U.S.A. Texas State Historical Association 2003 0876111916 / 9780876111918 First Edition Hardcover As New As New Book 
A secret report to Mexican authorities on how to avoid the loss of Texas. Almonte was a special advisor to Santa Anna. Includes interesting correspondence in 1934 regarding Austin's imprisonment. 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
19 Anderson, Charles G. Deep Creek Merchant The Story of William Henry "Pete" Snyder
Snyder, TX Snyder Publishing Co. 1984 First, Special Centennial Edition Leatherette Fine No Jacket, as Issued. Book 
Number 139 of this limited (number not stated) edition, now out of print. Brown leatherlike cover with gilt titles and portrait of Snyder on the cover. Biography of both the man and the town. Photo illustrations and facsimiles of various documents, from liens to declaration of pension for civil war service. 240 pages, index, map endpapers. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
20 Anderson, H. Allen Museum Journal XVI, Fort Phantom Hill
Lubbock West Texas Museum Association 1976 First Edition Pictorial Wraps Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book 
Crisp yellow stiff paper cover. Subtitled "Outpost on the Clear Fork of the Brazos." Story of one of the early forts intended to keep open a route to the west, and to maintain security against the wild Indians. 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
  1  2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10  NEXT >   Skip 10 >>


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

 

 

cookie