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Abbot, Willis J.   NAVAL HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES (2 VOLUMES IN ONE)  
New York: Dodd, Mead, 1896. 867 pages. Hardcover. U.S. naval history complete in one volume. 130 full-page b/w illustrations.
Good+/No Jacket. Binding firm, front internal hinge repaired. Owner name dated christmas 1902. Corners square, scuffing and faded spots on covers. # E1178. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Adams, Clarence S. & Joan N.   RIDERS OF THE PECOS AND THE SEVEN RIVERS OUTLAWS  
Roswell NM: Old-Time Publications, 1990. 1st ed. 161 pages. Paperback. Stories of the Chisum ranches in New Mexico and Texas, and the people who lived and visited there. Bibliography and index. First printing, published by the authors.
VG/Wraps. Tight, with no wear or marks. Remains of a sticker inside front cover. # E1126. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Addis; Bailey, et. al., & UTMB Senior Se.   ALL OUR YESTERDAYS: A COLLECTION OF LIFE STORIES  
Galveston: Senior Services Office, UTMB, 199. 1st ed. 123 pages. Paperback. Nine authors present stories and a few poems of their lives. Arranged by the staff of the Senior Service Office of the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. Writers include Nancy Addis, Wade Bailey, Julius Fisher, Bob Harvey, Velma Bradshaw Leavell, Eleanor Porter, Richard Rasche, Clyde Werble & Joy Weiss. B/w photos. Somewhat uncommon local publication.
Near Fine/Wraps. A nice unmarked copy. # E1130. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Alexander, Thomas E., & Dan K. Utley.   FADED GLORY: A CENTURY OF FORGOTTEN TEXAS MILITARY SITES, THEN AND NOW  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2012. 1st ed. 224 pages. Paperback. 1603446990 1-60344-699-0. Seven maps show location of sites dating from the Mexican War, Indian Wars, Civil War, and every other conflict through World War II. Drawings, color photos and other illustrations, index.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0739. $14.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Arceneaux, Miles.   LA SALLE'S GHOST  
Nacogdoches: Stephen F. Austin Univ., 2013. 1st ed. 314 pages. Paperback. 1622880277 1-62288-027-7. Texas Gulf Coast mystery/adventure with a historical connection.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, publisher stamp on halftitle page. # E1168. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Balzac, Honore de.   BALZAC'S MASTERPIECES: TEN NOVELS  
Philadelphia: David McKay Company, 1931. Reprint. Hardcover. With an introduction by James Gould Cozzens. In blackcloth-covered boards with embossed design on front and spine and title on spine in dull gilt. Top edge dyed red. Originally published in 1901.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, edge of front corner rubbed through cloth. No name or marks. # E1200. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barbusse, Henri.   UNDER FIRE: THE STORY OF A SQUAD  
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1917. Reprint. 358 pages. Hardcover. Eighth printing in the year of publication. Translated from French by Fitzwater Wray. Gift inscription dated Christmas 1917. Red cloth-covered boards with black title on front and spine.
VG/No Jacket. Firm binding, square corners. # E1190. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barnes, Robert Hatfield.   UNITED STATES SUBMARINES (3RD ED. 1946)  
New Haven: H.F. Morse Associates, 1946. 3rd ed. 221 pages. Hardcover. Third edition, bound in blue cloth with gold lettering. Good quality b/w photos highlight the history of the submarine from the Civil War through World Wars I & II. Much on the dangers of sub operation, minor incidents as well as the disasters of the F-1, A-7, F-4, S-5, S-51, The Squalus & O-9. Honor rolls, list of submarines, date launched & shipyard.
VG/No Jacket. A solid, unmarked copy. # E1151. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barr, Stephanie.   SAVING TESSA (SIGNED)  
Createspace, 2017. 1st ed. 273 pages. Paperback. 1542980429 1542980429. Young adult fantasy adventure, SIGNED by the author.
New/Wraps. New copies SIGNED by the author, a friend of our store. # 35929. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Beeckman, Mrs. Cornelius.   ETIQUETTE UP-TO-DATE  
New York: Southern Publishers, Inc., 1938. 1st ed. 312 pages. Hardcover. Etiquette is the social conventions which allow us to get along with one another, even though we don't have time to observe some of the niceties in this book. Blue moire covered boards with gilt titles on front and spine. Indexed.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, no name or marks. Edges tanned and spine darkened. Corners sharp. # E1124. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Benson, Ragnar.   RAGNAR'S ACTION ENCYCLOPEDIA OF PRACTICAL KNOWLEDGE AND PROVEN TECHNIQUES REVISED EDITION, VOLUME 1  
Boulder, CO: Paladin Press, 1995. Revised ed. 336 pages. Paperback. 0873648013 0-87364-801-3. Information for the proto-revolutionary on weapons, disguise, martial arts, back-woods survival, etc. Illustrated throughout with drawings and b/w photos.
VG/Wraps. No name or marks. Moisture waviness on edges near back. # E1102. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bernhard (editor), Virginia.   THE HOGGS OF TEXAS: LETTERS AND MEMOIRS OF AN EXTRODINARY FAMILY, 1887-1906  
Denton: Texas State Historical, 2013. 1st ed. 308 pages. Paperback. 1625110014 1-62511-001-4. Letters and memoirs tell a story of a loving family, and show a way of life in the late nineteenth-century. Notes and index.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper. # E0667. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Betros, Lance.   CARVED FROM GRANITE: WEST POINT SINCE 1902  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2012. 1st ed. 458 pages. Hardcover. 1603447717 1-60344-771-7. History of the United States Military Academy. Pictorial endpapers, notes, bibliography, and index. Out of print in hardcover.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Top corners lightly bumped. No name, publisher stamp on front endpaper. # E1172. $105.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Biggs, Fiona.   GOOD FOOD MADE SIMPLE-SOUP  
New York: Love Food/Paragon, 2013. 1st ed. 318 pages. Paperback. 1472319184 1472319184. Over 140 delicious recipes, 500 color photos, step-by-step help, and nutrition information.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, no wear or marks. # E1146. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bryant, Ira B.   BARBARA CHARLINE JORDAN: FROM THE GHETTO TO THE CAPITOL  
Houston: D. Armstrong Company, 1977. 1st ed. 105 pages. Hardcover. Life story of Texan who defied many obstacles to become first Black woman in Texas Senate and then Member of the United States House of Representatives. B/w photos, appendices. SIGNED on the front endpaper by the author.
Near Fine/Near Fine. No wear. White dustjacket has very faint foxing and slight fading. # E1177. $85.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bullinger, E.W.   THE WITNESS OF THE STARS  
Grand Rapids: Kregel Classics, 2003. Reprint. 205 pages. Paperback. 082542030X 0-8254-2030-X. Forty-six b/w illustrations and folding Planisphere of the Heavens.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # E1109. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Burton, Maurice.   ENCYCLOPEDIA OF REPTILES, AMPHIBIANS & OTHER COLD-BLOODED ANIMALS  
London: Octopus Books, 1975. Revised ed. 252 pages. Hardcover. 0706404580 0-7064-0458-0. Illustrated throughout with color photos and some b/w. History and catalog of cold-blooded animals beginning with the invertebrates. Large size 12 X 9.25 inches.
Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives. # B6431. $32.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bush, David, & Jim Parsons.   HILL COUNTRY DECO: MODERNISTIC ARCHITECTURE OF CENTRAL TEXAS  
Fort Worth: Texas Christian Univ., 2010. 1st ed. 194 pages. Hardcover. 0875654134 0-87565-413-4. This book illustrates the history and evolution of the Art Deco, Art Moderne, and WPA Deco styles in Central Texas. Mostly color photos throughout.
Near Fine/Near Fine. No wear, publisher mark on front endpaper. # E1106. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Carafano, James Jay.   WIKI AT WAR: CONFLICT IN A SOCIALLY NETWORKED WORLD  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2012. 1st ed. 326 pages. Paperback. 1603446567 1-60344-656-7. Survey of the impact on national security of the internet age.
VG/Wraps. No wear, publisher stamp on halftitle page. # E1170. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Carlile, Bryan.   AFTER IKE: AERIAL VIEWS FROM THE NO-FLY ZONE  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2009. 1st ed. 129 pages. Paperback. 1603441506 1-60344-150-6. Aerial photography of the destruction on the Texas coast, with pictures made the day after the storm. More than a hundred color photos. Essay by Andrew Sansom LIVING IN HURRICANE ALLEY. Flex cover with flaps.
VG/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, hint of shelfwear. # B9790. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Carmack, Liz.   HISTORIC HOTELS OF TEXAS: A TRAVELER'S GUIDE  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2007. 1st ed. 253 pages. Paperback. 1585446084 1-58544-608-4. More than 60 historic hotels in every section of the state described in detail with traveler information. Maps, color photos, bibliography, and index. Flex cover with french flaps.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, publisher stamp on front endpaper. # E1160. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Chapman, Burton.   TELEPHONE ROAD, TEXAS: A HISTORY AND GUIDE TO TELEPHONE ROAD AND SOUTHEAST HOUSTON  
Friendswood, TX: Baxter Press, 2007. Reprint. 157 pages. Paperback. 1888237783 1-888237-78-3. History of the Telephone Road area, Hobby Airport, the many businesses, clubs & studios and the venerable Orange Show House that have made the area distinctive. B/w photos.
New/Wraps. New copies SIGNED by the author, a friend of the store. # 29192. $16.95   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Chaucer, Geoffrey, & Guidry and Jones.   KNIGHT'S TALE: FROM THE CANTERBURY TALES (WITH CD)  
Nacogdoches: Stephen F. Austin Univ., 2011. 1st ed. 140 pages. Hardcover. 1936205238 1-936205-23-8. A new interpretation by Marc Guidry and Charles Jones. Illustrated with new woodcuts in a Classical Greek style. Unopened CD in rear pocket. Dark red cloth-covered boards with black title on spine.
Near Fine/No Jacket. No wear, publisher stamp on FFEP. # E1185. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Chavez, Cesar, (Jensen & Hammerback ed).   THE WORDS OF CESAR CHAVEZ  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2002. 1st ed. 199 pages. Hardcover. 1585441694 1-58544-169-4. Speeches by union activist Chavez in his efforts to organize and better the lives of migrant farm workers and other laborers. A few b/w photos. Now out of print in hardcover.
Near Fine/Fine. Has publisher's 'design/production copy' stamped on top edge and publisher stamp inside. # E0703. $36.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Chavez, Cesar, (Jensen & Hammerback ed).   THE WORDS OF CESAR CHAVEZ  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2005. Reprint. 199 pages. Paperback. 1585441708 1-58544-170-8. Speeches by Chavez in his efforts to organize and better the lives of migrant farm workers and other laborers.
VG/Wraps. Has publisher's 'design / production copy' stamped on top edge and publisher stamp inside. # E0646. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Chavez, Cesar, (Jensen & Hammerback, ed).   THE WORDS OF CESAR CHAVEZ  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2005. Reprint. 199 pages. Paperback. 1585441708 1-58544-170-8. The text of 36 addresses delivered by Chavez showing his gift of language and oratory. Speeches by Chavez in his efforts to organize and better the lives of migrant farm workers and other laborers.
VG/Wraps. Tight, no crease, publisher stamp on halftitle page. # E1179. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Closmann, editor, Charles E.   WAR AND THE ENVIRONMENT: MILITARY DESTRUCTION IN THE MODERN AGE  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2009. 1st ed. 210 pages. Paperback. 1603441697 1-60344-169-7. Explores the environmental results of war in various parts of the world and numerous campaigns.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, publisher stamp on front endpaper. # E1164. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Coates (editor), Henry T.   THE FIRESIDE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF POETRY (SALESMAN'S SAMPLE COPY)  
Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, 1878. Revised ed. Hardcover. A salesman's sample of the seventh edition, revised and enlarged. Inside front cover is pasted in an example of the leather spine on the marbled endpaper, and inside rear cover is the gilt decorated cloth spine pasted on the floral endpaper. There are pages from each of the 15 chapters and all 15 engravings. Includes the index of the names of poems and author index. In the rear is description of the contents and price list for various bindings. 22 ledger pages for the salesman to take orders.The front board sports the leather cover and the rear board the red-brown cloth. Interesting view of oldtime sales
Good/No Jacket. Front internal hinge-paper separated, but binding holding. Corners and spine ends bumped and worn. # E1150. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cox, Mike.   REMEMBERING TEXAS LAWMEN  
Nashville: Turner Publishing Co., 2010. 1st ed. 134 pages. Paperback. 1596527021 1-59652-702-1. B/w period photos illustrate this history of law enforcement on the frontier.
VG/Wraps. Tight, no wear, but gift inscription inside front cover. # E1107. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Creasey, John.   THE TERROR: THE RETURN OF DR. PALFREY  
New York: Walker and Company, 1966. 1st Am. ed. 191 pages. Hardcover. Cold War nuclear thriller in the Dr. Palrey series. First American edition.
VG/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Pages darkened. Dj spine sunned. # B3584. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Curtis, Anthony R.   SPACE ALMANAC: SECOND EDITION  
Houston: Gulf Publishing, 1992. 2nd ed. 746 pages. Paperback. 0884150305 0-88415-030-5. Thousands of facts, figures, names, dates, and places that cover space from earth to the edge of the universe.
New/No Jacket. A new book from our old stock. # 04689. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
de Hartog, Jan.   THE PEACEABLE KINGDOM: AN AMERICAN SAGA  
New York: Atheneum, 1972. 1st ed. 677 pages. Hardcover. A generational novel created out of Quaker history. Stated first edition. Green dyed top edge.
VG/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked first printing. # B6508. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Delafield, E.M.   NOTHING IS SAFE  
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1937. 1st Am. ed. 284 pages. Hardcover. American printing in the year of British first edition. Blue cloth-covered boards with bright gilt title and lavendar decoration. Couple of children shuttled among divorced parents and grandparents.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, square corners, spine ends rolled. Owner address label and store stamp inside front board. # E1197. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Devereaux, Linda Ericson.   TALES FROM THE OLD STONE FORT  
Lufkin: Pineywood Printing, 1976. 1st ed. 110 pages. Paperback. History of East Texas, with stories of Philip Nolan, the Magee-Gutierrez Expedition, and the Fredonia Rebellion. B/w illustrations of the main characters.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, owner name inside front cover. # E1064. $28.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dickens, Charles.   THE CHRISTMAS BOOKS, VOLUME 1 AND VOLUME 2 IN SLIPCASE  
UK: Penguin Books, 1977. Reprint. Paperback. Volume 1: A Christmas Carol; The Chimes. Volume 2: The Cricket on the Hearth; The Battle of Life; and The Haunted Man. The slipcase has a cover illustration from one of the books on each side.
Fine/Wraps. No wear on books or box. # B7864. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dobie, J.Frank.   THE LONGHORNS  
New York: Bramhall House, 1941. Reprint. 388 pages. Hardcover. The story of the Texas Longhorn, with more history than any other breed, told by a Texas literary giant. Frontis and jacket are illustrated with Tom Lea's Stampede painting done as a mural in the U.S. Post Office in Odessa, Texas. Tom Lea drawings throughout. Index.
VG/VG. Clean, crisp, owner name inside front board. Dustjacket has minor edge scuffing. Second Bramhall House reprint. # E1115. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Doolin, Kaleta.   FRITOS PIE: STORIES, RECIPES, AND MORE  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2011. 1st ed. 201 pages. Paperback. 1603442561 1-60344-256-1. Written by the daughter of the inventor of the Frito Corn chip and founder of the company, Kaleta Doolin. Full of history, technology, vintage ads and recipes. B/w and color illustrations throughout. Indexed. Fun!!
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0522. $7.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Durant, Will & Ariel.   STORY OF CIVILIZATION (11 VOLUME SET)  
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1975. Reprint. Hardcover. A later reprint of the Durant's lifelong project of recording the history of mankind. All volumes have b/w photos and are individually indexed. All dustjackets in protective mylar. V.1: Our Oriental Heritage; V.2: Life of Greece; V.3: Caesar & Christ; V.4: Age of Faith; V.5: Renaissance; V.6: Reformation; V.7: Age of Reason Begins; V.8: Age of Louis XIV; V.IX: Age of Voltaire; V.10: Rousseau and Revolution; V.11: Age of Napoleon. 40 lbs shipcost included. Uniform dustjackets and red bindings. Post 1975 printing as each volume has an ISBN.
Near Fine/VG. All volumes Near Fine. Dustjackets have tiny tears at spine ends. No name or marks. # E1196. $145.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Eusebius, & C.F. Cruse (translator).   EUSEBIUS' ECCLESIASTICAL HISTORY, COMPLETE AND UNABRIDGED-NEW UPDATED EDITION  
Peabody: Hendrickson Publishers, 2011. Reprint. 477 pages. Hardcover. 1565638131 1-56563-813-1. Complete text of all ten books of Eusebius included, citations and cross-references updated.
Near Fine/No Jacket. No wear, no marks. # E1127. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fries, Tess, & Shawn South Aswad.   BEAUTIFUL BIBLE STORIES: A BIBLE STORY COLLECTION  
Franklin TN: Dalmatian Press, 2004. 1st ed. 224 pages. Hardcover. 1403706271 1403706271. Colorful illustrations throughout by Cheryl Mendenhall. Scripture quotations from Holy Bible New International Version.
Near Fine/No Jacket. No wear, no marks. Minor bump at spine top. # E1120. $14.95   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Frost, Robert.   COLLECTED POEMS OF ROBERT FROST  
New York: Henry Holt & Co., 1930. Reprint. 349 pages. Hardcover. Second printing. Brown cloth-covered boards with gilt titles and border rule on front and spine. Author photo frontis. Each poem listed in the contents.
VG/No Jacket. Binding and hinges very firm, corners sharp. Owner name and address stamped inside front board. # E1176. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gish, Robert Franklin.   NUEVA GRANADA: PAUL HORGAN AND THE SOUTHWEST  
College Station: Texas A & M, 1995. 1st ed. 139 pages. Hardcover. 0890966400 0-89096-640-0. A study of the life and work of a major writer of the American Southwest.
Near Fine/Fine. No wear, publisher stamp on top edge. # E1166. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Haggard, Paul.   DEAD IS THE DOOR-NAIL  
Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1937. Reprint. 315 pages. Hardcover. From the Golden Age of detectives by author and artist also known as Stephen Longstreet and Henri Weiner. Orangge cloth-covered boards with black titles on front and spine. Deckle edge. Orange dyed top edge.
Good+/No Jacket. Firm binding, no name or marks.Corners sharp. Surface grime. # E1136. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hall, Colby D.   HISTORY OF TEXAS CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY: A COLLEGE OF THE CATTLE FRONTIER  
Fort Worth: Texas Christian Univ., 2014. Reprint. 396 pages. Paperback. 0875655882 0-87565-588-2. Originally published in 1947. Bibliography and index.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0596. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hardin, Stephen L.   TEXIAN MACABRE: THE MELANCHOLY TALE OF A HANGING IN EARLY HOUSTON  
Buffalo Gap TX: State House Press, 2013. Reprint. 320 pages. Paperback. 1933337567 1-933337-56-7. Tales of early Texas and Houston in the time of the Republic of Texas. Illustrated with pen and ink drawings by Gary S. Zaboly. Maps and historic b/w photos.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, publisher stamp on front endpaper. # E1159. $12.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hart, Charles R.   TOXIC PLANTS OF TEXAS: INTEGRATED MANAGEMENT STRATAGIES TO PREVENT LIVESTOCK LOSSES  
College Station: AgriLife Extension/Texas A&. 247 pages. Paperback. 0972104909 0-9721049-0-9. Color photos, plant descriptions, signs of ingestion, and toxic agents found in each plant. Maps showing areas of distribution, index, and field key chart.
VG/Wraps. Front cover is scuffed, otherwise no wear. Publisher stamp on title page. # E1167. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hayes, C.W., & William Kennedy.   OIL FIELDS OF THE TEXAS-LOUISIANA COASTAL PLAIN: BULLETIN NO. 212, SERIES A, ECONOMIC GEOLOGY 23.  
Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, . 1st ed. 174 pages. Paperback. Original 1903 publication of the U.S. Dept. of the Interior, being a U.S. Geological Survey of oil fields in East Texas & Louisiana. Much on Spindletop discovered just two years prior and surrounding areas. Color map of the region, 2-page map of the Spindletop fields, high quality b/w photos and drawings, other charts, tables & maps. Bound in tan printed paper wraps.
Fair/Wraps. Paper over spine has losses and rear paper cover is gone. Spine protected with transparent archival document tape. Interior is clean and unmarked. A few pages have light foxing. Binding is solid. # E1129. $68.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hays, J.Daniel.   THE BAKER ILLUSTRATED BIBLE HANDBOOK  
Grand Rapids: Baker Books, 2011. 1st ed. 1144 pages. Hardcover. 0801012961 0-8010-1296-1. Book-by-book guide to the Bible with over 500 color illustrations, maps, and photos.
Near Fine/No Jacket. No wear, no marks. # E1112. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Henderson, Margaret McLaurin.   TRAGEDY AT THE MCLAURIN RANCH  
Margaret McLaurin Henderson, 2000. 1st ed. 92 pages. Paperback. Frontier Texas history and family history in Central Texas. Uncommon.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # E1114. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hennech, Mike, & Billy Bob Hill.   TEXAS SHORT FICTION: A WORLD IN ITSELF  
Fort Worth: ALE, 1993. 1st ed. 240 pages. Paperback. 1881301044 1-881301-04-4. 21 exciting stories that feature the heart and soul of Texas.
New/Wraps. New copies. # E0476. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Henry, Matthew.   A COMMENTARY ON THE WHOLE BIBLE: REFERENCE LIBRARY EDITION VOL. 1-6 COMPLETE IN SIX VOLUMES  
REvell, 1970. Reprint. 7074 pages. Hardcover. Dark blue boards with bright gilt titles and decorations. No date given, but appears 1970s. Looks like a facsimile edition of earlier printing.
VG/No Jacket. Tight bindings, no name or marks. Minor scuffing to corners and edges. # E1117. $60.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Herskowitz, Mickey.   THE MAN WITH THE WHISPERING INTEREST: THE LIFE AND GOOD TIMES OF DAVID COOPWOOD BINTLIFF  
Houston: Inverness Press, 1991. 1st ed. 155 pages. Hardcover. Biography of Houston business man. B/w photos, family tree. Wine colored cloth-covered boards with bright gilt titles on front and spine.
Fine/No Jacket. No wear, no marks. # E1149. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hodge, Larry, & Ed Syers.   BACKROADS OF TEXAS, 4TH EDITION  
Lanham, MD: Lone Star Books, 2000. 4th ed. 190 pages. Paperback. 089123053X 0-89123-053-X. The sites, scenes, history, people, and places your map doesn't tell you about. Maps, b/w photos, index.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, no wear on cover. No name or marks. Shelfwear om lower edge. # E1148. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Horn, Thomas, & Cris Putnam.   ON THE PATH OF THE IMMORTALS  
Crane MO: Defender, 2015. 1st ed. 382 pages. Paperback. 0990497453 0-9904974-5-3. Exo-Vaticana, Project L.U.C.I.F.E.R. and the strategic locations where entities await the appointed time.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # E1056. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hughes, Rupert.   THE DOZEN FROM LAKERIM  
New York: Century Company, 1899. 1st ed. 223 pages. Hardcover. Prep-school and small town sports rivalries. Brown cloth-covered boards with gilt titles and shore scenery reflected in lake. Eleven b/w illustrations by C.M. Relyea.
VG/No Jacket. Binding/hinges very firm, corners square, unmarked. Couple page corners broken where they had been folded. # E1187. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jackson, H. Joaquin, & James L. Haley.   ONE RANGER RETURNS  
Austin: U.T. Press, 2008. Reprint. 237 pages. Hardcover. 0292716265 0-292-71626-5. Texas Ranger adventures mid-twentieth-century style. Second book about this Ranger.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. # E1110. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jackson, H. Joaquin, & David Marion Wilk.   ONE RANGER: A MEMOIR  
Austin: U.T. Press, 2008. Reprint. 288 pages. Paperback. 0292716389 0-292-71638-9. Colorful account of a modern-day Texas Ranger.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Sticker ghost inside front cover. # E1111. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jasinski, Laurie E. (editor).   THE HANDBOOK OF TEXAS MUSIC, SECOND EDITION  
Denton: Texas State Historical, 2012. 2nd ed. 748 pages. Paperback. 087611253X 0-87611-253-X. Encylopedic reference to the people, places, styles & venues in Texas music history. 870 articles, more than 260 images, indexed two ways, and stage name directory.
New/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0783. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kelso, John.   TEXAS CURIOSITIES: QUIRKY CHARACTERS, ROADSIDE ODDITIES & OTHER OFFBEAT STUFF (SIGNED)  
Guilford CT: Globe Pequot, 2000. Reprint. 281 pages. Paperback. 0762706007 0-7627-0600-7. Inscribed and signed by the author inside front cover. Stories of odd things and memorable people you can find in Texas organized by region. Index.
VG/Wraps. Tight, no wear, no reader crease. # E1133. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kirkpatrick, Linda.   CONFLICT IN THE FRIO CANYON: THE INCIDENT AT THE MCLAURIN RANCH  
Leakey, Texas: Frontier Books, 2007. 1st ed. 36 pages. Paperback. Volume 1, no. 1 in 'Somewhere in the West' series of chapbooks, dedicated to the history of the West. Bibliography and two poems compliment the story.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, small number 5 inked inside front cover. # E1181. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Knibbs, Henry Herbert.   SUNDOWN SLIM  
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1915. 1st ed. 357 pages. Hardcover. Western fiction illustrated by Anton Fischer with color frontis and three additional b/w plates. Dark red cloth-covered boards with gilt titles and patch decoration.
VG/No Jacket. Hinges and binding firm, corners square, spine ends worn. No name or marks. Old bookstore sticker inside back board. # E1189. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Koontz, Louis K.   THE VIRGINIA FRONTIER 1754-1763  
Bowie MD: Heeritage Books, Inc., 1992. Reprint. 186 pages. Paperback. 1556136633 1-55613-663-3. Facsimile reprint of 1925 Johns Hopkins Study in Historical and Political Science. A history of the Virginia frontier during the French and Indian War.
VG/Wraps. Tight, no name or marks, very little indication of handling. # E1128. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kubiak, Daniel James.   TEN TALL TEXANS (1970, REVISED, ENLARGED EDITION)  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1970. Revised ed. 144 pages. Hardcover. Biographies of ten, chosen from the many, Texas revolutionary heroes. Revised and enlarged from the 1967 first edition. Illustrated in b/w. Brown leather-look cover with black title and decoration on front and spine. There is an in-accurate ISBN in the book.
Near Fine/No Jacket. No wear, no marks. Page edges age-tanned. # E1118. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Latham, Jr., William Clark.   COLD DAYS IN HELL: AMERICAN POWS IN KOREA  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2012. 1st ed. 301 pages. Hardcover. 1603440739 1-60344-073-9. Provides a detailed account of Americans at the hands of Chinese and North Korean captors.
Near Fine/Fine. No wear, publisher stamp on front endpaper. # E1157. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lewis, David A.   JOHN HELIKER: DRAWING ON THE NEW DEAL 1932-1948  
Nacogdoches: Stephen F. Austin Univ., 2011. 1st ed. 95 pages. Hardcover. 1936205327 1-936205-32-7. Published in conjunction with exhibit at Stephn F. Austin University in 2011 and at University of Southern Mississippi in 2012. Foreword by Jed Perl. Red cloth-covered boards.
VG/No Jacket. No wear or name, small bump near top of spine. Publisher stamp on FFEP. No dustjacket. In print at $36.95 # E1184. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lincecum, Jerry Bryan, & Edward Hake Phi.   ADVENTURES OF A FRONTIER NATURALIST: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF DR. GIDEON LINCECUM  
College Station: Texas A & M, 1994. Reprint. 321 pages. Paperback. 0890966036 0-89096-603-6. Biography of naturalist, medical doctor, early Texas settler, edited by his descendent and Phillips. Foreword by A.C. Greene.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, publisher stamp on front endpaper. # E1163. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lucas, Daryl J.   BIBLE STORY BOOK: BIBLE STORIES TO GROW ON (THE EAGER READER)  
Huntington IN: Our Sunday Visitor, 1994. Reprint. 432 pages. Hardcover. 0879732520 0-87973-252-0. Catholic Edition, colorful illustrations throughout by Daniel J. Hochstatter.
Near Fine/No Jacket. No wear, no marks. Nice presentation page never used. # E1119. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mason, Van Wyck.   THE VESPER SERVICE MURDERS  
Garden City: Doubleday, Doran, 1931. 311 pages. Hardcover. Published for the Detective Story Club, Inc. in the Golden Age of Detectives. Black cloth-covered boards with red title on front and spine. B/w sketch of the crime scene.
VG/No Jacket. Very firm binding and hinges, no name or marks. Corners sharp. Scuff mark on back board and very small one on lower front. # E1142. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Maysel, Lou.   HERE COME THE TEXAS LONGHORNS 1893-1970  
Fort Worth: Stadium Publishing Company, 1970. 1st ed. 389 pages. Hardcover. Foreword by Darrell Royal. Anecdotes, quotes, and recollections illustrated with b/w photos from all eras.
Near Fine/VG. Book is clean, tight, unmarked. Dustjacket has crinkles and short mended tears at top near spine. # E1180. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McAlister, Wayne H.   LIFE ON MATAGORDA ISLAND  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2004. 1st ed. 244 pages. Hardcover. 1585443379 1-58544-337-9. Naturalist couple live on the island and observe the flora and fauna. B/w line illustrations by Martha K. McAlister. Number Five: Gulf Coast Studies, sponsored by Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Out of print in hardcover.
Near Fine/Fine. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. Dustjacket is fine. # E1152. $27.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McDowell, Ernest R.   P-40 KITTYHAWK: FAMOUS AIRCRAFT  
New York: Arco Publishing, 1968. 1st ed. 63 pages. Paperback. Magazine style stapled format, with scale drawings by Richard Groh. B/w photos throughout.
VG/Wraps. Scuff marks on cover. no name or writing. Tight. # E1139. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McKenney, Thomas L., & James Hall.   THE INDIAN TRIBES OF NORTH AMERICA WITH BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES AND ANECDOTES OF THE PRINCIPAL CHIEFS (3-VOLUME SET)  
Edinburgh: John Grant, 1933. 1st ed. 1255 pages. Hardcover. Solid three-volume set, printed 1933-1934; 442, 458 & 355 pages with 123 full-page color plates and 2 fold-out maps. In blue coth with gilt lettering and blindstamped cover.
VG/No Jacket. Some silverfishing on spines, minor bruise to two corners. A clean and solid set which appears to have seen little handling. # B4689. $675.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Meek, Colonel S.P.   FROG: THE HORSE THAT KNEW NO MASTER (FAMOUS HORSE STORIES)  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1950. Reprint. 302 pages. Hardcover. Tan cloth-covered boards with red title and decorations. Colorful dustjacket with horse jumping. Stories drawn from Meeks service in the Canal Zone and a horse he rode while stationed there. Chapter headings are decorated with b/w illustrations by Charles Hargens. Top edge dyed red. Interesting appendix about making ciphers for coded messages. Undated, but 1950s era.
Good+/Good+. Binding firm, hinges intact, brief gift notation dated 1958. Boards are surface nibbled by silverfish near edges. Bright dustjacket is chipped on edges and has small tears. # E0399. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Miller, Ray.   RAY MILLER'S TEXAS FORTS: A HISTORY AND GUIDE  
Houston: Cordovan Press, 1985. 1st ed. 223 pages. Paperback. 089123036X 0-89123-036-X. Story of the federal forts on the Texas frontier between 1845 and 1885. B/w photos, map, index.
VG/Wraps. Tight, no wear or reader crease. Owner name/address stamped on FFEP. # E1147. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Miller, Rick.   SAM BASS & GANG  
Austin: State House Press, 1999. Reprint. 412 pages. Hardcover. 1880510669 1-880510-66-9. Excellent work on Bass who robbed stagecoaches in the Dakotas, moved on to trains and banks in Nebraska & Texas, and finally met up with Texas Rangers in a bloody shootout in Round Rock in 1878. Extensive notes and bibliography, well indexed. Destined to be the seminal work on Bass.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, publisher stamp on endpaper. # E1158. $12.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Moranz, artist, John.   TEXAS PROFILES 1969  
Fort Worth: Texas Profiles, 1969. 1st ed. 188 pages. Hardcover. Portraits and biographical essays on men of achievement in business and civic affairs. Index. White cloth-covered boards with gilt titles on front and spine.
VG/No Jacket. Firm binding, sharp corners. Memorial inscription on FEP, signed by 10 associates of a man featured in the book. # E1182. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Morgan, Beatrice Burton.   THE FLAPPER WIFE  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1927. 344 pages. Hardcover. Bound in dark olive cloth-covered boards with orange titles. Adventures of married life in the Roaring Twenties.
Good+/No Jacket. Firm binding, no name or marks, square corners. Upper edge of front cover shows dampstain not affecting interior. # E1191. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Morrow, Kathryn Black.   DEFENDER OF AMERICA'S GULF COAST: A HISTORY OF ELLINGTON FIELD, TEXAS 1917-2007  
Houston: Morrow House Publishing, 2007. 1st ed. 172 pages. Hardcover. 0979687004 0-9796870-0-4. Excellent history of Houston's Army Air Base, Ellington Field, from its beginnings in World War I to the present day. Much on women pilots, as Ellington trained the first female pilots for the WFTD, WASPS and WACS, as well as the NASA astronauts. B/w photos throughout, notes, bibliography and indices. The author is a friend of our store, and her father was Commander of the Airforce Reserve 158th Aircraft Control & Warning Group at Ellington in the 1950s.
New/New. New copies. # E0102. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Morrow, Kathryn Black.   DEFENDER OF AMERICA'S GULF COAST: A HISTORY OF ELLINGTON FIELD, TEXAS 1917-2007  
Houston: Morrow House Publishing, 2007. 1st ed. 172 pages. Hardcover. 0979687004 0-9796870-0-4. Excellent history of Houston's Army Air Base, Ellington Field, from its beginnings in World War I to the present day. Much on women pilots, as Ellington trained the first female pilots for the WFTD, WASPS and WACS, as well as the NASA astronauts. B/w photos throughout, notes, bibliography and indices. The author is a friend of our store, and her father was Commander of the Airforce Reserve 158th Aircraft Control & Warning Group at Ellington in the 1950s.
New/New. New copies. # E0101. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Morrow, Kathryn Black.   DEFENDER OF AMERICA'S GULF COAST: A HISTORY OF ELLINGTON FIELD, TEXAS 1917-2007 (SIGNED)  
Houston: Morrow House Publishing, 2007. 1st ed. 172 pages. Hardcover. 0979687004 0-9796870-0-4. Excellent history of Houston's Army Air Base, Ellington Field, from its beginnings in World War I to the present day. Much on women pilots, as Ellington trained the first female pilots for the WFTD, WASPS and WACS as well as NASA's astronauts. B/w photos throughout, notes, bibliography and indices. The author's father was Commander of the 158th Air Force Reserve Aircraft Control & Warning Group at Ellington in the 1950s.
New/New. New copies SIGNED by the author, a friend of our store. # 28355. $42.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Muth, Jorg.   COMMAND CULTURE  
Denton: Univ. North Texas, 2011. Reprint. 366 pages. Paperback. 1574415336 1-57441-533-6. Officer education in the U.S. Army and the German Armed Forces, 1901-1940, and the consequences for World War II.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, has publisher stamp on front endpaper. # E1155. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Oppenheim, E. Phillips.   THE DOUBLE TRAITOR: WORKS OF E. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM  
New York: Review of Reviews Corporation, 192. Reprint. 308 pages. Hardcover. British spy mystery in green cloth-covered boards with bright gilt spiderweb and man-faced spider on front, gilt title and decorations on spine. B/w frontis illustration. Undated, but printed in the 1920s.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, corners only lightly bruised, spine ends a little rolled. Owner name faded to illegibility. We have several books in matching binding. # E1195. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Oppenheim, E. Phillips.   THE KINGDOM OF THE BLIND: WORKS OF E. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM  
New York: Review of Reviews Corporation, 192. Reprint. 305 pages. Hardcover. British spy mystery in green cloth-covered boards with bright gilt spiderweb and man-faced spider on front, gilt title and decorations on spine. B/w frontis illustration. Undated, but printed in the 1920s.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, corners only lightly bruised, spine ends a little rolled. We have several books in matching binding. # E1193. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Oppenheim, E. Phillips.   THE VANISHED MESSENGER: WORKS OF E. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM  
New York: Review of Reviews Corporation, 192. Reprint. 332 pages. Hardcover. British spy mystery in green cloth-covered boards with bright gilt spiderweb and man-faced spider on front, gilt title and decorations on spine. B/w frontis illustration. Undated, but printed in the 1920s.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, corners only lightly bruised, spine ends a little rolled. Owner name faded to illegibility. We have several books in matching binding. # E1194. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Oppenheim, E. Phillips.   THE ZEPPELIN'S PASSENGER: WORKS OF E. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM  
New York: Review of Reviews Corporation, 192. Reprint. 314 pages. Hardcover. British spy mystery in green cloth-covered boards with bright gilt spiderweb and man-faced spider on front, gilt title and decorations on spine. B/w frontis illustration. Undated, but printed in the 1920s.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, corners only lightly bruised, spine ends a little rolled. Owner name faded to illegibility. We have several books in matching binding. # E1192. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Owen, Jackie.   EARLY SETTLERS ON THE POOR FORK OF THE CUMBERLAND RIVER, HARLAN COUNTY, KENTUCKY AND ADJOINING COUNTIES  
Salisbury, NC: Jackie Owen, 1990. 1st ed. 156 pages. Hardcover. 0962570001 0-9625700-0-1. The author has traced her family's histories into the eighteenth century. Much of the family tree will be applicable to other descendants. B/w photos, index. Several family charts, pages for recording births, marriages, and deaths. Much on the following families: Adams, Ball, Blair, Branson, Caudill, Chadwell, Collier, Creech, Day, Ely, Ewing, Howard, Kelly, Napier, Nolan, Parker, Posey, Scott, Sims, Spencer, Turner, and others.
Fine/No Jacket. No wear, no marks. # E1199. $175.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Parrish, Anne.   ALL KNEELING  
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1928. Reprint. 323 pages. Hardcover. Black cloth-covered boards with red titles fron and spine. Red dyed top edge. Twenty-second printing in the year of publication.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, no name or marks. Corners sharp, edges foxed. # E1123. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Parsons, Chuck.   THE SUTTON-TAYLOR FEUD: THE DEADLIEST BLOOD FEUD IN TEXAS  
Denton: Univ. North Texas, 2009. Reprint. 388 pages. Paperback. 1574415344 1-57441-534-4. Number 7 in the A.C. Greene Series. Details the long-running vendetta carried out after Bill Sutton's killing of Charley Taylor in Bastrop in 1868. Several appendices, endnotes, bibliography, and index. Map and b/w photos.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, publisher stamp on halftitle page. # E1169. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Parsons, Jim, & David Bush.   FAIR PARK DECO: ART AND ARCHITECTURE OF THE TEXAS CENTENNIAL EXPOSITION  
Fort Worth: TCU Press, 2012. 222 pages. Hardcover. 0875655017 0-87565-501-7. Illustrated with vintage photos and current images in b/w and color. Tells how this concentration of Art Deco art and architecture has been resurected after nearly being lost in the years since 1936.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight, no writing. Has publisher mark on front endpaper. # E1103. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Pate, J'Nell L.   LIVESTOCK LEGACY: THE FORT WORTH STOCKYARDS 1887-1987  
College Station: Texas A & M, 1992. Reprint. 332 pages. Paperback. 0890965307 0-89096-530-7. History of the Union Stockyards, which would help shape Fort Worth economy and character.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, publisher stamp on front endpaper. # E1165. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Poole, Jackie M.   RARE PLANTS OF TEXAS  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2008. 1st ed. 656 pages. Paperback. 1585445576 1-58544-557-6. A Texas A & M Nature Guide illustrated with color photos, b/w drawings and distriubtion map for over 225 threatened or endangered native plants. In glossy flexible binding with French flaps. Book 37 in the W.L. Moody Jr. Natural History Series
VG/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, slight bump bottom of spine. Otherwise a nice, unread copy. # E0758. $26.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Pope, Alan.   WIND-TUNNEL TESTING, SECOND EDITION  
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1954. 2nd ed. 511 pages. Hardcover. B/e photos, charts, and tables. Index.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Tight, no wear, no name or marks. # E1144. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Porterfield, Bill.   A LOOSE HERD OF TEXANS  
College Station: Texas A & M, 1978. Reprint. 198 pages. Hardcover. 0890960445 0-89096-044-5. A collection of short works with lively characters.
Near Fine/VG. Dustjacket is price clipped, one corner nicked. # E1153. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Pym, Michael.   THE POWER OF INDIA  
New York: Putnam, 1930. 1st ed. 317 pages. Hardcover. Travels throughout India investigating sociology, government, history, and daily lives of the people. Scattered b/w photos. Orange cloth-covered boards, deckle-edge.
Good+/No Jacket. Hinges sound, no name or marks. Corners and spine ends worn. # E1135. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Quezada, J. Gilberto.   BORDER BOSS: MANUEL B. BRAVO AND ZAPATA COUNTY  
College Station: Texas A & M, 1999. Reprint. 290 pages. Paperback. 1585441538 1-58544-153-8. Biography of noted Mexican-American political leader and county judge of Zapata county, whose long tenure from 1937-1957 included associations with LBJ, Ralph Yarborough, James Allred, Lloyd Bentsen and others. B/w photos, extensive notes, indexed.
VG/Wraps. Unsold copies with small publisher's stamp on endpaper and slight bend to pages. # E0641. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ragsdale, Kenneth B.   BIG BEND COUNTRY: LAND OF THE UNEXPECTED  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2012. Reprint. 281 pages. Paperback. 1603447423 1-60344-742-3. Stories of people and places in the history of Big Bend.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, publisher stamp on front endpaper. # E1156. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rodgers, Robert H. 'Buck', & Gale Richar.   THE MUSEUM JOURNAL XXIV 1990: THE MONEY DOMINO, A CHILDHOOD ADVENTURE ACROSS THE TEXAS PLAINS TO COLORADO (SIGNED)  
Lubbock: West Texas Museum Association, 1990. 1st ed. 151 pages. Paperback. 0911618120 0-911618-12-0. Pioneering toward Colorado from Texas in 1913. The family's story was really no different from those in the westward movement in the previous century. The author tells well the story of family life in recent frontier history. Inscribed and signed by the author.
VG/Wraps. Tight binding, surface smudges on the covers. # E1134. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Roger, John.   STARLIGHT: LONG WAY HOME VOLUME 3 (SIGNED)  
John Roger, 2016. 1st ed. 64 pages. Paperback. 099772952X 0-9977295-2-X. Science fiction/fantasy signed by the author on the title page.
New/Wraps. New, author signed. # E1175. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Roger, John.   STARLIGHT: LONG WAY HOME VOLUME 1 (SIGNED)  
John Roger, 2016. 1st ed. 76 pages. Paperback. 0997729503 0-9977295-0-3. Science fiction/fantasy signed by the author on the title page.
New/Wraps. New, author signed. # E1173. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Roger, John.   STARLIGHT: LONG WAY HOME VOLUME 2 (SIGNED)  
John Roger, 2016. 1st ed. 64 pages. Paperback. 0997729511 0-9977295-1-1. Science fiction/fantasy signed by the author on the title page.
New/Wraps. New, author signed. # E1174. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rolfe, William J. (editor), & Sir Walter.   TALES OF CHIVALRY AND THE OLDEN TIME: SELECTED FROM THE WORKS OF SIR WALTER SCOTT (ENGLISH CLASSICS FOR SCHOOL READING)  
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1894. Reprint. 154 pages. Hardcover. Green cloth covered boards with black title and decorations. Small book with a few b/w illustrations.
VG/No Jacket. Firm binding, minor bumping/scuffing on corners and spine ends. Old owner name on FEP in nice script. Pencil drawings of classic columns on rear endpaper. # E1121. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Scott, Sir Walter.   CASTLE DANGEROUS AND TALISMAN (2 BOOKS IN 1 VOLUME)  
Philadelphia: Porter & Coates, 1880. Reprint. 621 pages. Hardcover. Dark red cloth-covered boards with black title and floral decoration on front and title in faded gilt block on spine. Two Waverley Novels in one volume. B/w frontis. Alta Edition. No date is given, but production style is 1880s.
Good+/No Jacket. Binding/hinges firm. Writing on front endpapers. Spine ends and corners a little softened. # E1113. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Shaw, Ronald E.   CANALS FOR A NATION: THE CANAL ERA IN THE UNITED STATES 1790-1860  
Lexington: Univ. Press of Kentucky, 2001. Reprint. 284 pages. Paperback. 0813108152 0-8131-0815-2. The Canal Era was a major phase of America's nineteenth century transportation revolution.
New/Wraps. New book. # B5104. $19.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Skinner, Cornelia Otis, & Emily Kimbroug.   OUR HEARTS WERE YOUNG AND GAY  
New York: Dodd, Mead, 1942. 1st ed. 247 pages. Hardcover. Two college girls' trip to Europe involves humorous misadventures. Illustrated with scattered drawings by Constantin Alajalov. Salmon cloth-covered boards with gilt title on spine and dancers on front.
Good+/No Jacket. Firm hinges and binding, owner name dated 1942 on half-title page. Corners and spine ends bruised. # E1125. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Smith, Clinton, & J. Marvin Hunter.   THE BOY CAPTIVES  
San Angelo, TX: Anchor Publishing, 1993. Reprint. 219 pages. Paperback. Tale of Indian life by youths captured and held for years by Comanches and Apaches.
VG/Wraps. Tight, no spine crease. Owner name inside front cover. # E1131. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Smithers, W.D.   CHRONICLES OF THE BIG BEND: A PHOTOGRAPHIC MEMOIR OF LIFE ON THE BORDER  
Austin: Texas State Historical, 1999. Reprint. 144 pages. Paperback. 0876112610 0-87611-261-0. Foreword by Kenneth B. Ragsdale. Fifty years of photos and memories in the Big Bend country beginning near the turn of the century.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0625. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sonnichsen, C.L.   10 TEXAS FEUDS  
Albuquerque: Univ. New Mexico, 2000. Reprint. 248 pages. Paperback. 0826322999 0-8263-2299-9. Ten feud stories in five catagories, a biographical essay of Sonnichsen by Dale L. Walker, notes and bibliography, and index.
VG/Wraps. Tight, no name or marks, no reader crease. # E1132. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Spencer, Elizabeth.   THE SALT LINE  
Garden City: Doubleday, 1984. 1st ed. 302 pages. Hardcover. 0385156987 0-385-15698-7. Set on the Mississippi Gulf Coast in the aftermath of Hurricane Camille. An article about the book clipped from Time magazine is taped inside front board.
VG/VG. Clean, tight. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Light fraying on Dj at top of spine. # A9646. $5.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stahl, Carmine, & Ria McElvaney.   TREES OF TEXAS: AN EASY GUIDE TO LEAF IDENTIFICATION  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2012. Reprint. 288 pages. Paperback. 1603445153 1-60344-515-3. Illustration of leaves and description of each tree, map of vegetation regions of Texas, color photos of floral parts, glossary, index, and half-dozen appendices. Large 8.5 x 11 inch softcover with french flaps. An excellent resource.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0533. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stanford, Ernest Elwood.   GENERAL AND ECONOMIC BOTANY  
New York: D. Appleton-Century, 1937. 675 pages. Hardcover. Botany textbook with illustrated with b/w sharp photos and drawings throughout. Dark red cloth-covered boards with faded gilt title on spine. Index.
Good/No Jacket. Top of psine bruised, hinges atarting, but still firm. Corners square, no name or marks. # E1188. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Storey, John W., & Mary L. Kelley.   TWENTIETH-CENTURY TEXAS: A SOCIAL AND CULTURAL HISTORY  
Denton: Univ. North Texas, 2008. 1st ed. 480 pages. Paperback. 1574412469 1-57441-246-9. Fifteen essays on the social and cultural development of the state.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, publisher stamp on halftitle page. # E1171. $8.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Teal, Angelina.   MURIEL HOWE  
New York: Dodd, Mead, 1892. 1st ed. 280 pages. Hardcover. Light blue cloth-covered boards with silver ribbon design on front and spine and silver title on spine.
Good+/No Jacket. Binding/hinges firm. Spine ends softened, corners lightly bumped. Victorian era name and date on front endpaper. # E1116. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tegler, John.   GENTLEMEN, YOU HAVE A RACE: A HISTORY OF THE RENO NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP AIR RACES 1964-1983  
Severna Park MD: Wings Publishing Company, 1. 1st ed. 416 pages. Hardcover. Year-by-year history of the races with hundreds of b/w photos.
Fine/VG. Book tight, with no wear, no marks. Dustjacket has minor scuffing at corners and spine ends. # E1140. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Terkel, Studs.   MY AMERICAN CENTURY  
New York: New Press, 1997. 1st ed. 532 pages. Hardcover. 1565843657 1-56584-365-7. Oral histories and interviews from Terkel's eight classic works offers a social commentary on the American people. Includes his introductions from the earlier books.
New/New. New book from our old stock. # E1186. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Truss, Seldon.   TURMOIL AT BREDE  
New York: The Mystery League, Inc., 1931. 1st ed. 286 pages. Hardcover. From the Golden Age of Detectives. Boards covered in black silk-finish cloth with green titles and decoration.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no name or marks. Corners sharp, edges foxed. # E1122. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
University of Kentucky, .   KENTUCKIAN 1956, UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY YEARBOOK  
Lexington: University of Kentucky, 1956. 1st ed. 368 pages. Hardcover. Contains portrait of Wendell Berry, American novelist, poet, and environmental activist as a Senior in 1956.
VG/No Jacket. Hinges and binding firm, owner name and three pages of friends inscriptions. # E1137. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Unterberger, Betty Miller.   THE UNITED STATES, REVOLUTIONARY RUSSIA, AND THE RISE OF CZECHOSLOVAKIA  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2000. Reprint. 463 pages. Paperback. 0890969310 0-89096-931-0. Classic study of U.S. policy and Woodrow Wilson as Czechoslovakia sought liberation in the early twentieth century.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, publisher stamp on front endpaper. # E1162. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Walpole, Hugh.   SECRET CITY: A NOVEL IN THREE PARTS  
New York: George H. Doran, 1919. 1st ed. 386 pages. Hardcover. First edition with the GDH colophon on the title page. Green cloth-covered boards with title in black box on front and black letters on spine.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, no name or marks. Corners sharp, spine ends softened. # E1201. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Watt, Alan J.   FARM WORKERS AND THE CHURCHES: THE MOVEMENT IN CALIFORNIA AND TEXAS  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2010. 1st ed. 252 pages. Paperback. 160344193X 1-60344-193-X. Discusses the history, structure and work of the Farm Workers Union and Cesar Chavez, bolstered by the churches.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, publisher stamp on front endpaper. # E1161. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Yezierska, Anzia.   ARROGANT BEGGAR  
Garden City: Doubleday, Page & Coo., 1927. 1st ed. 279 pages. Hardcover. First edition in black cloth-covered boards with yellow labels pasted on front and spine containing black titles and red decorations. Illustration of women dining on endpapers.
VG/No Jacket. Firm hinges and binding, bookstore stamp on front and rear endpapers. No other marks. Text edges tanned, corners sharp. Spine ends a little softened. # E1141. $55.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  

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