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A.L.O.E., (Charlotte Maria Tucker).   HEBREW HEROES: A TALE FOUNDED ON JEWISH HISTORY  
London: T. Nelson and Sons, 1889. Reprint. 336 pages. Hardcover. Charlotte Maria Tucker wrote many books for young readers under the pen-name of A.L.O.E. (A Lady of England). Blue cloth-covered boards with black title and illustration on front. Spine has black floral illustration and title in gilt box. Illustrated with 28 drawings.
Good+/No Jacket. Binding firm. Endpapers are browned. Spine ends and corners softened with mild wear. Tiny English bookstore label inside front board from Henry Randle, Queen's Library, Hastings. # E0031. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Abernethy, Francis Edward.   OBSERVATIONS & REFLECTIONS ON TEXAS FOLKLORE  
Austin: Encino Press, 1972. 1st ed. 151 pages. Hardcover. Abernethy edits fourteen pieces of folklore by various writers. B/w photos. Nice line drawings by James R. Snyder. Folklore Society # 37. BTB 203-37.
Fine/Fine. Fine, tight copy from our archives. As new. # A0910. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Abernethy, Francis Edward.   PAISANOS: A FOLKLORE MISCELLANY  
Austin: Encino Press, 1978. 1st ed. 180 pages. Hardcover. Publications of the Texas Folklore Society Number XLI. Line drawings by Linda Miller Roach.
Fine/Near Fine. DJ is price-clipped, otherwise no sign of use or handling. # B4678. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Abernethy, Francis Edward.   PAISANOS: A FOLKLORE MISCELLANY  
Austin: Encino Press, 1978. 1st ed. 180 pages. Hardcover. 1574410598 1-57441-059-8. Paisanos covers a wide range of folklore, not all of it Texas related. The Texas Folklore Society Number XLI. Pen & ink sketches by Linda Miller Roach, b/w photos.
Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives. Multiple copies available. # A1391. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Abernethy, Francis Edward.   PAISANOS: A FOLKLORE MISCELLANY PUBLICATIONS OF TEXAS FOLKLORE SOCIETY NUMBER XLI  
Austin: Encino Press, 1978. 1st ed. 180 pages. Hardcover. 1574410598 1-57441-059-8. A collection of twenty-two essays on Texas folklore by various writers including Dobie, Clayton, Fullingham & others.
VG/Near Fine. Dj price clipped, No name or marks. Nick on book top near spine. # A0698. $6.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Abernethy, Francis J.   WHAT'S GOING ON¨ (IN MODERN TEXAS FOLKLORE)  
Austin: Encino Press, 1976. 1st ed. 309 pages. Hardcover. Candid look at Texas Folklore-bumper stickers, shopping, partying, music, justice and more. B/w photos. The 1976 original.
Fine/Near Fine. New old stock from our archives. Dustjacket has a bit of foxing. # B7653. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Abnett, Dan.   FELL CARGO: A WARHAMMER NOVEL  
Nottingham UK: Black Library, 2006. 1st ed. 254 pages. Paperback. 1844163016 1-84416-301-6. Zombies, pirates, and dark fantasy adventure on the high seas. First printing.
VG/Wraps. Binding tight, no name or writing. Publisher mark on top edge. Edges tanned. # E1646. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Adams, Phillip.   CLASSIC COLUMNS  
Sydney: ABC Books, 1994. 1st ed. 185 pages. Paperback. 0733303927 0-7333-0392-7. Collected columns of Australian journalist and social commentator on the radio.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. No wear, but has a sticker ghost on title page. # B8049. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Adams, Andy.   THE CORPORAL SEGUNDO  
Austin: Encino Press, 1968. Limited ed. 55 pages. Boards. A convoluted play with a ranching plot by Andy Adams. Printed paper over boards, on fine, deckle-edged paper. # 386 of 750. Design by William Wittliff. Pages uncut. Original clear acetate Dj.
Near Fine/No Jacket. New old stock from our archives. Slight darkening to board edges. # A0532. $45.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Adams, Ramon F.   THE COWBOY & HIS HUMOR  
Austin: Encino Press, 1968. 1st ed. 71 pages. Hardcover. Signed by the author in blue ink. This is number 785 of 850 copies.
Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives. Immaculate. # B5573. $55.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Adams, Noah.   FAR APPALACHIA: FOLLOWING THE NEW RIVER NORTH  
New York: Delacorte Press, 2001. 1st ed. 238 pages. Hardcover. 0385320108 0-385-32010-8. Traveling the length of the New River by bicycle, canoe, foot, and white-water raft, exploring the natural beauty, history, and the local characters.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. # B9659. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Adams, Henry.   MONT-SAINT-MICHEL AND CHARTRES (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1957. Reprint. 348 pages. Hardcover. Blue linen covered boards with gilt title and decoration on spine. Illustrated with fifty-nine b/w photos by Samuel Chamberlain. Gold paper covered slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked book without wear. Slipcase has minor scuffing. # E1548. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Alavi, Mehdi.   O GOD! (SIGNED)  
Nashville: Scythe Publications, 1995. 1st ed. 332 pages. Hardcover. 1555236561 1-55523-656-1. Signed by the author. Work of fiction promoting ethics, brotherly love, and the importance of God in life.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, no wear. # B8615. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Alger, Jr., Horatio.   THE YOUNG EXPLORER: OR AMONG THE SIERRAS  
Philadelphia: Henry T. Coates & Co., 1900. Reprint. 285 pages. Hardcover. Third book in the Pacific Series of rags to riches adventure stories. PON dated 1906. Colorful endpapers different front and rear.
Good+/No Jacket. Binding firm, foxing on pages. Edges darkened. # B6378. $21.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Alger, Jr., Horatio.   THE YOUNG MINER: OR TOM NELSON IN CALIFORNIA  
Philadelphia: Henry T. Coates & Co., 1900. Reprint. 288 pages. Hardcover. Second book in the Pacific Series of rags to riches adventure stories. PON dated 1906. Colorful endpapers different front and rear.
Good/No Jacket. Binding firm, foxing on pages. Edges darkened, spine silverfished. # B6382. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ali, Tariq.   SHADOWS OF THE POMEGRANATE TREE: ISLAM QUINTET 1  
London: Verso, 1993. Reprint. 242 pages. Paperback. 0860916766 0-86091-676-6. Aftermath of the fall of Granada, told as a family saga.
Fine/Wraps. No wear or marks. # B9656. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Allstorm, Oliver.   POEMS  
Galveston: Oscar Springer, 1915. 1st ed. 226 pages. Hardcover. Poetry mentioning Texas City, Mexico and Texas by this noted Texas poet. Several with references to going to Mexico, presumeably after Villa. In light green cloth covers with dark green and gilt decor.
VG/No Jacket. Browning to endpapers, else a very nice copy of a somewhat scarce original. # A0013. $55.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Alpers, Antony.   THE LIFE OF KATHERINE MANSFIELD  
New York: Viking Press, 1980. 1st ed. 466 pages. Hardcover. 0670428051 0-670-42805-1.
Good+/Good+. # A5784. $5.50     Inquire Now  
Alpers, Antony.   THE LIFE OF KATHERINE MANSFIELD  
New York: Viking, 1980. 466 pages. Hardcover. 0670428051 0-670-42805-1. Drawing on newly available material, Alpers has reinterpreted a major figure of modern English letters.
VG/Good+. PON inked inside front board. Dj has a crease on spine. # A5813. $6.75     Inquire Now  
Alsbury, Edward Plummer.   GUY RAYMOND: A STORY OF THE TEXAS REVOLUTION  
Houston: State Printing, 1908. 541 pages. Hardcover. A romance of life in Texas in the early days.
X-Lib VG/No Jacket. Former library copy with name stamp and pocket inside front board, no other marks, nothing external. Some foxing on cloth covered boards and edges. A clean, solid copy. # A0008. $27.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Alten, Steve.   GRIM REAPER: END OF DAYS  
Varience, 2010. 1st ed. 487 pages. Hardcover. 193514216X 1-935142-16-X.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked first edition. # B3893. $26.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Alter, Judy, & James Ward Lee.   ELMER KELTON: ESSAYS AND MEMORIES  
Fort Worth: Texas Christian Univ., 2011. 137 pages. Paperback. 0875654266 0-87565-426-6. Loving essays by friends, family, and associates for Texas's best loved author. Includes bibliography of his published works.
Near Fine/Wraps. Unread copies with small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0697. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Anderson, Sherwood.   MID-AMERICAN CHANTS  
New York: Huebsch, 1923. Reprint. 82 pages. Hardcover. Spine a little darkened, foxing on boards, edges and endpapers.
Good+/No Jacket. Clean, solid, no name or writing. Two ink drops on back board. Foxing on page edges and endpapers. # B0174. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Anderson, Rex.   NIGHT CALLS (SIGNED)  
New York: St. Martin's, 1986. 1st ed. 248 pages. Hardcover. 0312572794 0-312-57279-4. Mystery novel by a Houston author. SIGNED first edition.
Near Fine/VG. Clean & solid copy. Dustjacket worn at spine tips, corners. # B0069. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Andrea, Geri.   CIRCUS PARADE (SIGNED)  
Chicago: World Arts and Science, 1950. Limited ed. 72 pages. Hardcover. Inscribed and signed by the author on blank page before title page. Numbered 409/789 and signed again on limitation page at rear. Fifty-three poems about animals and characters of the circus. Shiny, cream-colored boards with silver titles and circus horse and rider on front
VG/No Jacket. Tight, no writing other than author's, sharp corners. Tanning on text edges and board edges. # E1672. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Andrews, Nick.   DEATH BY GOLD (SIGNED)  
Bloomington, IN: AuthorHouse, 2005. 1st ed. 428 pages. Paperback. 1420863932 1420863932. Semi-autobiographical novel of intrigue and the quest for gold in the Mediterranean. SIGNED by the author. Inscribed "Fair winds, following seas".
New/Wraps. new A new copy. New old stock from our archives. # 26502. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Andrews, James T.   RED COSMOS: K.E. TSIOLKOVSKII, GRANDFATHER OF SOVIET ROCKETRY NUMBER EIGHTEEN: CENTENNIAL OF FLIGHT SERIES  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2009. 1st ed. 147 pages. Hardcover. 1603441174 1-60344-117-4. Stamped on top edge 'Design/Production File Copy' and publisher stamp on front endpaper. Biography of early Russian thinker and researcher in the science of rocketry and space travel. Glossary, bibliography, and index. B/w photos. Dark blue cloth-covered boards with bright gilt title on spine.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Tight, with no wear. # E1042. $26.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
anon, .   HAPPY CHILDREN: STORIES AND POEMS FOR EVERYDAY READING FOR THE LITTLE ONES  
New York: Worthington Co, 1889. 108 pages. Hardcover. Color frontis, plate on every facing page is b/w. Color litho on front.
Fair/No Jacket. Hinges cracked, owner name, edges and corners heavily rubbed. # B8585. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Apple, Max.   ZIP: A NOVEL OF THE LEFT AND THE RIGHT (SIGNED)  
New York: Viking Press, 1978. 1st ed. 183 pages. Hardcover. 0670796921 0-670-79692-1. Inscribed "For Lynne & Jeff, Best regards, March 31, 1981".
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight. Dustjacket is price clipped. # A9279. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Applegate, Debby.   THE MOST FAMOUS MAN IN AMERICA: THE BIOGRAPHY OF HENRY WARD BEECHER  
Garden City: Doubleday, 2006. 1st ed. 527 pages. Paperback. 0385513976 0-385-51397-6. Stated first edition.
Fine/Wraps. No indication of use or handling. # B7944. $9.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Arasse, Daniel.   LEONARDO DA VINCI: THE RHYTHM OF THE WORLD  
New York: Konecky & Konecky, 1998. Reprint. 543 pages. Hardcover. 1568521987 1-56852-198-7. Translated from French by Rosetta Translations. Follows Da Vinci's work in scientific and artistic fields.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no name or marks. No Dj. # B7809. $21.00   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  
Argo, Ronald.   YEAR OF THE MONKEY  
New York: Simon & Schuster, 191989. 1st ed. 382 pages. Hardcover. 0671663607 0-671-66360-7. Wartime mystery and thriller set in Vietnam.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. # B9616. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Arnold, Oren.   SUN IN YOUR EYES  
Albuquerque: Univ. New Mexico, 1947. 1st ed. 253 pages. Hardcover. Colorful characters & interesting tales of the Southwest.
Good/Fair. DJ rubbed & nicked. # A1304. $5.25     Inquire Now  
Arnold, Bruce.   SWIFT: AN ILLUSTRATED LIFE  
Dublin: Lilliput Press, 1999. 1st ed. 128 pages. Paperback. 1901866394 1-901866-39-4. Life of Jonathan Swift in light of his friendships and relationships.
Near Fine/Wraps. Unused, but with shelfwear. # B9245. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Arnold, translator, Sir Edwin.   BHAGAVAD GITA - THE SONG CELESTIAL (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1965. Reprint. 128 pages. Hardcover. Yellow cloth-covered boards with red and green decorations, gilt title in red block on spine. Sanskrit text on pages opposing the English verse translation. Top edge dyed red. Fifteen watercolor plates by Y.G. Srimati illustrate the book. Red slipcase with yellow lotus flower decoration and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included.
Fine/No Jacket. Book has no wear, no name or marks. Slipcase has scuffs along open edge. # E1582. $32.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Assisi, Saint Francis of.   THE LITTLE FLOWERS OF SAINT FRANCIS OF ASSISI (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1965. Reprint. 262 pages. Hardcover. Grey floral patterned cloth-covered boards with gilt title in navy blue block on spine. Translated and edited by Dom Roger Huddleston. Illustrated with woodcuts by Paolo Molnar. Orange paper-covered slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Tight, unmarked, without wear. Spine is lightly tanned. Slipcase is also without wear. # E1546. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Austen, Jane.   SENSE AND SENSIBILITY (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1957. Reprint. 333 pages. Hardcover. Patterned paper-covered boards, brown cloth spine with gilt title. B/w illustrations by Helen Sewell. Tan slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Book has no wear, no marks. Spine is vaguely sunned. Slipcase has no wear, but is tanned and mildly soiled. # E1565. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Austin, Mary.   SANTA LUCIA  
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1908. 1st ed. 346 pages. Hardcover. Romance in turnof the century California. Green cloth with flower tree design on front and spine. Inscribed To Anna - with love, Uncle John, 1913 in small inked letters on the title page. An uncommon Mary Austin offering. 1st edition, with 'Published April, 1908' on the copyright page.
VG/No Jacket. Firm binding, a bit of spotting to top & bottom page edges. # B7706. $45.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bacon-Smith, Camille.   DAEMONS, INC. (WITH POSTER)  
no place: Science fiction BC, 1998. Book Club ed. 478 pages. Hardcover. 0739401556 0-7394-0155-6. Contains two books previously published as DAW paperbacks: Eye of the Daemon and Eyes of the Empress about other-worldly detectives based in Philadelphia. Includes cover art poster by Rick Berry.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Slightly cocked. Dj has 1/2 inch tear at fold. # B1655. $5.00     Inquire Now  
Bakarich, Sarah Grace, & Kathleen M. Ben.   THERE'S TREASURE IN OUR HILLS (SIGNED)  
No Place: Self Published, 1947. 1st ed. 15 pages. Paperback. Self published pamphlet of free-verse by Bennett and Arizona historical essay by Bakarich. Sixguns 119. Tall, narrow (3.3 x 7.6 inch) stapled pamphlet in blue card cover with drawing of miner, mule, and horse. SIGNED inside front cover by both authors.
Near Fine/Wraps. Slightly tanned around edges. # E0546. $31.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ballantyne, R. M.   FIGHTING THE WHALES: OR, DOINGS AND DANGERS ON A FISHING CRUISE  
New York: Stitt Publishing Company, 1905. Reprint. 177 pages. Hardcover. Gift inscribed Christmas 1906. Cover illustrated with young man standing amidst all sorts of sporting equipment. Hocky stick, shotgun, and oar on the spine. Grey-green cloth-covered boards with black title and illustrations and red details. Uncommon from this publisher.
Good+/No Jacket. Binding and hinges firm. Corners scuffed (two of them through cloth). Spine ends have minor fray. # E0897. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Banes, Lucie Gillett.   TRANSCENDENT FLIGHT  
Houston: Anson Jones Press, 1952. 1st ed. 95 pages. Hardcover. Turqoise cloth-covered boards with front paste-on matching endpapers. Deckle edge. One hundred-nine poems by Texas author. No title on spine.
VG/No Jacket. Firm hinges and binding. No name or marks. Exterior foxed and mottled. # B7225. $15.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bangs, John Kendrick.   MR. MUNCHAUSEN: AN ACCOUNT OF SOME OF HIS RECENT ADVENTURES  
Boston: Noyes, Platt & Co., 1901. 1st ed. 180 pages. Hardcover. Fifteen colored plates by Peter Newell illustrate the tongue-in-cheek stories.
Good/No Jacket. Binding and hinges secure, penciled gift note dated Sept. 26, 1905. Corners sharp. Some silverfishing on spine & cover edge. # B8630. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Banik, J.G.   HOUSTON AND TEXAS PORTRAITS  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1959. 1st ed. 73 pages. Hardcover. Poetic verse on the city of Houston, the Alamo, San Jacinto, Monument Hill, mockingbirds and more. 5.5 x 7.75 inches.
VG/VG. Tight, no name or marks, no wear. Endpapers discolored. Dustjacket has a small hole in the middle of the front flap fold. # E0041. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Banks, Russell.   CLOUDSPLITTER: A NOVEL  
New York: HarperCollins, 1998. 1st ed. 758 pages. Hardcover. 0060168609 0-06-016860-9. Fictionalized account of the life and adventures of America's earliest and most famous crusader / terrorist in the anti-slavery fight.
Near Fine/Near Fine. No wear, remainder mark on bottom edge. # B9210. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bard, W.E.   AS A WILD BIRD RETURNING  
Nortex Press, 1973. 1st ed. 51 pages. Hardcover. Poems collected from out-of-print volumes previously published by the author.
VG/Fair. Book is clean, tight, unmarked. No wear. Dustjacket has edgewear and heavy tanning on spine. # B8300. $8.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bard, William E.   BURNING EMBERS (SIGNED)  
Wichita Falls: Nortex Press, 1970. 1st ed. 38 pages. Paperback. Signed by the author.
X-Lib VG/Wraps. Former library copy with stamps & marks. A clean, solid copy. # B3680. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barnes, Warner.   CATALOGUE OF THE BROWNING COLLECTION  
Austin: U.T. Press, 1966. 1st ed. 120 pages. Hardcover. One thousand copies printed. Catalogue of the collection of Univ. of Texas primary source materials relating to literary manuscripts, letters, and books of Elizabeth Barrett & Robert Browning.
Good+/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Cream cloth cover is foxed all over. # B4284. $6.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barnes, Robert J.   CONRAD RICHTER: SOUTHWST WRITERS SERIES #14  
Austin: Steck-Vaughan, 1968. 1st ed. 44 pages. Paperback. Pamphlet hinge mounted in boards with pocket & library stamp, but looks unread. With bibliography.
X-Lib NF/Wraps. # A4303. $4.00     Inquire Now  
Barnes, Ruth A.   I HEAR AMERICAN SINGING: AN ANTHOLOGY OF FOLK POETRY  
Chicago: John C. Winston, 1937. 1st ed. 346 pages. Hardcover. A fine collection of folk songs, ballads and poems from around the nation. Illustrated with woodcuts in orange ink.
X-Lib Good+/Good+. Former non-circulating library copy, minimal markings. # B4203. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barr, Stephanie.   CURSE OF THE JENRI (SIGNED)  
Createspace, 2017. 1st ed. 353 pages. Paperback. 1542830796 1542830796. Strong women dominate in this tale of myth and magic.
New/Wraps. New copies SIGNED by the author, a friend of our store. # 35930. $15.99   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barr, Stephanie.   NINE LIVES: THE BETE BOOK 2 (SIGNED)  
CreatSpace, 2017. 2nd ed. 270 pages. Paperback. 1544666713 1544666713. Sci-Fi/Fantasy for young adults. Signed by the author, a friend of our store.
New/Wraps. New copies. # 35981. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barr, Amelia.   PRISONERS OF CONSCIENCE: A STORY OF SHETLAND  
New York: Century Co., 1897. 1st ed. 240 pages. Hardcover. Tan cloth cover with black, orange, and gilt decoration. TEG. Eleven b/w plates. Previous owner's name in nice script, dated 1897. Story of the hardy Norse descendents on these sub-Arctic islands.
Good+/No Jacket. A clean, solid original copy. # B6305. $32.00   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  
Barr, Stephanie.   TAROT QUEEN (SIGNED)  
Dragon Faerie, 2017. 1st ed. 260 pages. Paperback. 1545308624 1545308624. Romantic fantasy. Signed by the author, a friend of our store.
New/Wraps. New book. # 35980. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barres, Maurice.   UN HOMME LIBRE (SIGNED, FRENCH LANGUAGE)  
Paris: Perrin et Cie, 1889. 1st ed. 297 pages. Boards. Original 1889 French language edition by the noted French novelist and politician. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on the half-title page to Jacques St. Cere. Bound in marbled paper over boards, with small leather spine label pasted on. This is the 2nd book in his 'Le Culte du Moi' (Cult of the Self) trilogy. A very interesting association copy.
Good/No Jacket. Some losses to the paper covers along spine edge. Binding very firm and straight. Light browning to paper, with scattered light foxing. # B9268. $80.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barrett, Ivan J.   MAJOR LOT SMITH: MORMON RAIDER  
Covenant, 1991. 122 pages. Hardcover. 1555033652 1-55503-365-2. Fictionalized account of life of mid-nineteenth-century Mormon stalwart.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. # B9265. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barrett, John Paul.   SEA STORIES OF DOLPHINS AND DEAD SAILORS  
Astoria: Gaff Press, 1987. 1st ed. 117 pages. Hardcover. 0961962909 0-9619629-0-9. Canvas covered handmade book with black woodcut and titles. Collected stories of the author and others. Woodcuts by Sarah Chamberlain and illustrations by Michael deWaide. Signed by the author on the FFEP and dated 10/91.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight. # B8050. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barrett, Monte.   TEMPERED BLADE  
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1946. 1st ed. 317 pages. Hardcover. Fictionalized biography of Jim Bowie and story of his death at the Battle of the Alamo, fighting for Texas independence. This is the Alamo Edition. Signed by the author on the limitation page, number 2175/2250. Bexar and Alamo map endpapers. Blue cloth-covered boards with bright gilt title and knife design. Bright pictorial dustjacket showing the Alamo.
Good+/Poor. Clean in firm binding, unmarked. Top corners bumped, spine ends softened. Tattered dustjacket has chips and pieces missing, front flap present but detached. # E1796. $60.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bass, Rick.   THE DEER PASTURE  
College Station: Texas A & M, 1985. 1st ed. 123 pages. Hardcover. 0890962286 0-89096-228-6. The true first edition, stated, from Texas A & M in the orange dustjacket. Bass discusses the relationship of man and nature in 17 essays. Illustrated with b/w drawings by Elizabeth Hughes.
Fine/Near Fine. Book from our archives, still in publisher shrinkwrap. Spine of dustjacket has faded. # B9483. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bates, editor, Evan.   BEST LOVED SHORT STORIES: FLAUBERT, CHEKHOV, KIPLING, JOYCE, FITZGERALD, POE, AND OTHERS (LARGE PRINT CLASSICS)  
New York: Dover Publications, 2004. Reprint. 326 pages. Paperback. 0486433625 0-486-43362-5. Classic short stories in large print.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # B9742. $8.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Baumer, Marie.   THE HIDDEN FACE  
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1953. 1st ed. 216 pages. Hardcover.
VG/No Jacket. # A8019. $7.75     Inquire Now  
Baumgarten, E. Lee.   PRICE GUIDE FOR CHILDREN'S & ILLUSTRATED BOOKS 1880-1950 TWO VOLUMES: SORTED BY ARTIST AND SORTED BY AUTHOR 1993 EDITIONS  
Martinsburg, WV: Baumgarten, 1993. Paperback. Prices are outdated, but will serve as a reference for comparison. The books offer excellent bibliographical checklist for authors and illustrators. Also denotes Caldecott & Newberry awards.
Good+/Wraps. Some cover and edgewear, but tight binding, no name or writing. # B0554. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Beaty, John O.   JOHN ESTEN COOKE, VIRGINIAN  
Port Washington: Kennikat Press, 1965. Reprint. 173 pages. Hardcover. Reprint of the 1922 Columbia University original.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B6325. $28.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Beck, Shi.   I AINT A-CARIN  
Dallas: Tardy Publishing, 1935. Reprint. Hardcover. Written in an illiterate style and covered in checkered gingham to look 'down home'. Pages tanned to look older. Drawings by Cecil Beard.
VG/No Jacket. Tight binding, very little wear, but several small stains. There is an owner bookplate pasted over owner stamp. # B8237. $27.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bell, Archie.   THE CLEVELANDERS: AN EXPOSE OF HIGH LIFE IN THE FOREST CITY  
New York: Broadway Publishing Co., 1907. 1st ed. 151 pages. Hardcover. Entertaining intrigue among the socialites of midwestern city. Dark blue cloth-covered boards with white title and red ruled border on front. Title blind-stamped on spine.
VG/No Jacket. Firm binding and hinges. Small owner label pasted inside front cover. Corners sharp, spine ends softened. Top edge darkened. # E0068. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bell, Vicars.   DEATH AND THE NIGHT WATCHES  
London: Faber & Faber, 1955. Reprint. 197 pages. Hardcover. In red cloth with yellow spine lettering. Second impression. Quite uncommon.
VG/No Jacket. # B3534. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bell, Josephine.   DEATH ON THE RESERVE: A COCK ROBIN MYSTERY  
New York: Macmillan, 1966. Reprint. 190 pages. Hardcover.
Good+/Good+. Clean, tight, unmarked. Price intact. # B3960. $7.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bendiner, Alfred.   TRANSLATED FROM THE HUNGARIAN  
New York: A.S. Barnes, 1967. 317 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated with nearly 200 drawings by the author. Essays from his life in Philadelphia and from his travels in Europe and the Near East.
VG/VG. No name or marks. # B6450. $8.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Benefield, June.   LAUGHING TO KEEP FROM CRYING (SIGNED)  
Houston: Gulf publishing, 1972. 1st ed. 116 pages. Hardcover. 0872014258 0-87201-425-8. Forty newspaper columns, and two additional articles by longtime Houston Chronicle newspaper columnist. Signed by the author on the FFEP.
Fine/VG. Dustjacket a bit sun-faded. # E1319. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Benet, Stephen Vincent.   JOHN BROWN'S BODY: A POEM (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press,. Reprint. 454 pages. Hardcover. Pale blue cloth-covered boards, gilt title in flag blue oval on front and spine. Fourteen color illustrations by John Steuart Curry. Top edge dyed blue. Blue slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included.
VG/No Jacket. Book is clean, tight, no wear, no name or marks. Spine of book is faded to tan, but gilt title and blue oval are bright. Slipcase has faded along top and open edge. # E1589. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Berkley, Sandra.   COMING ATTRACTIONS  
New York: Dutton, 1971. 1st ed. 212 pages. Hardcover. 0525083103 0-525-08310-3. Humorous novel set in Hollywood.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B7000. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bernhardt, William.   PERFECT JUSTICE: A NOVEL  
New York: Ballantine Books, 1994. 1st ed. 369 pages. Hardcover. 0345380282 0-345-38028-2. Racial strife in small-town Oklahoma, centered on Vietnamese immigrants.
VG/Near Fine. Clean, tight, no name or marks. # B8115. $5.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bierce, Ambrose.   THE MONK AND THE HANGMAN'S DAUGHTER (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1967. Reprint. 80 pages. Hardcover. Tan cloth-covered boards with brown title on spine. in matching paper-covered boards. Introduction by Maurice Valency, and illustrated by Michael Ciry. Matching paper-covered slipcase. Publisher Sandglass leaflet laid-in.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Book has no wear, no marks. Slipcase has no wear. # E1545. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Binkley, Daisy R.   THE ISOLATION OF LUPE  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1974. 1st ed. 129 pages. Hardcover. 0811105563 0-8111-0556-3.
Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives. # B4154. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Biskup, Michael.   SUICIDE: OPPOSING VIEWPOINTS  
San Diego, CA: Greenhaven Press, 1992. 188 pages. Hardcover. 0899081932 0-89908-193-2. Presents opposing viewpoints on various aspects of suicide, including individual rights, physician assisted suicide & prevention. Used as a reference for debate.
New/No Jacket. New old stock from our archives. # 04806. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Blatty, William Peter.   THE EXORCIST (EASTON SIGNED COLLECTOR'S EDITION)  
Norwalk: Easton Press, 2000. Special ed. 340 pages. Leather. In black leather with three raised spine bands, gilt title and decoration, all edges gilt. Silk ribbon marker and moire endpapers. Book is signed by the author and includes Certificate of Authenticity, also signed by the author and two others. Publisher's note card laid in.
Fine/No Jacket. No wear, no marks. # E0347. $447.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Blauner, Peter.   MAN OF THE HOUR (ARC)  
Boston: Little, Brown, 1999. 1st ed. 420 pages. Paperback. 0316038172 0-316-03817-2. Advance Reading Copy produced before publication. Trade paperback 8.5" X 6". Letter from publisher bound in at rear.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. # A9461. $4.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Block, Lawrence.   THE BURGLAR IN THE RYE: THE NEW BERNIE RHODENBARR MYSTERY (SIGNED)  
New York: Dutton, 1999. 1st ed. 280 pages. Hardcover. 0525945008 0-525-94500-8. Signed by the author.
Fine/Near Fine. There is a 'Signed Copy' sticker on the front of the dustjacket. # B8786. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Blythe, LeGette.   ALEXANDRIANA: THE REVOLUTION IN THE SOUTH 1768-1781  
Harrisburg, PA: Stackpole Sons, 1940. 1st ed. 445 pages. Hardcover. Fictionalized account of early revolutionary events in North Carolina and elsewhere in the South. Blue cloth with red and gilt titles and decorations. Red top edge. Uncommon.
VG/Good+. Firm binding and hinges. Corners sharp. Previous owner name. Bright Dj with rubbing on the fold, top of spine, and top corners. # B7145. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Boatright, Mody C.   FOLKLORE OF THE OIL INDUSTRY  
Dallas: SMU Press, 1963. 1st ed. 220 pages. Hardcover.
Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj clipped. # B4873. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Boatright, Mody C.   MADSTONES AND TWISTERS: NUMBER XXVII PUBLICATIONS TEXAS FOLKLORE SOCIETY  
Dallas: SMU Press, 1958. 169 pages. Hardcover. Essays in this book, edited by Boatright, have a wide range of subjects. Chisos Ghosts, oil stories, weather tales, and some biographical entries are included in this volume. Green cloth cover with black title and paisano silhouette.
Near Fine/No Jacket. # B7139. $12.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Boatright, Mody C.   TALL TALES FROM TEXAS COW CAMPS  
Dallas: SMU Press, 1982. Hardcover. 0870741810 0-87074-181-0. SMU reprint of Boatright's 1934 classic. Includes preface by J. Frank Dobie.
New/New. New copy in publisher shrinkwrap. # B7288. $38.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Boesch, Paul.   MUCH OF ME IN EACH OF THESE (SIGNED)  
Houston: Permier Press, 1966. 1st ed. 72 pages. Hardcover. Noted double Silver Star veteran, pro wrestler known as the voice of Houston Wrestling presents poems on war & death, the sea and nature. SIGNED 'With all my best wishes, sincerely, Paul Boesch, Dec 1966'. The war section is illustrated with eerily striking pencil drawings by Vic Green. Uncommon.
Near Fine/Good+. # B6557. $160.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bogen, Nancy.   BE A POET!  
New York: Twickenham Press, 2007. 1st ed. 420 pages. Paperback. 0936726075 0-936726-07-5. A guide through what it takes to become a poet.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0604. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Borgenicht, Miriam.   EXTREME REMEDIES  
Garden City: Doubleday/ Crime Club, 1967. 1st ed. 187 pages. Hardcover.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj worn at spine tips. # B3589. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Boyde, Richard.   THE LAST DODO  
New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1967. 1st ed. 131 pages. Hardcover. Stories told by the animals at the Quizzit family store named The Ark. Stated first printing. Illustrated with line drawings by the author.
VG/VG. Clean, tight, no name or marks. Sharp corners. Dj rubbed tips. # B6440. $14.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Boyer, G.G.   THE GUNS OF MORGETTE  
New York: Walker and Company, 1982. Reprint. 204 pages. Hardcover. 0802740073 0-8027-4007-3. Signed on the title page by the author.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dustjacket spine sunned, two small tears on back, priceclipped. # B8753. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Brady, Rachel.   FINAL APPROACH: AN EMILY LOCKE MYSTERY (SIGNED)  
Scottsdale, AZ: Poisoned Pen Press, 2009. 1st ed. 241 pages. Hardcover. 1590586557 1-59058-655-7. Debut novel from this Texas author, set on the Gulf Coast. SIGNED by the author on the title page.
Fine/Fine. An immaculate copy. # B8819. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Braun, Lilian Jackson.   THE CAT WHO COULD READ BACKWARDS  
New York: Dutton, 1966. 1st ed. 191 pages. Hardcover. First CAT WHO book.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, clean, no PON. Slight wear to tips. Inked math problem rear EP. # B3565. $45.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Brazier, Chris.   ONE WORLD: A GLOBAL ANTHOLOGY OF SHORT STORIES  
Oxford UK: New Internationalist, 2009. Reprint. 192 pages. Paperback. 1906523134 1-906523-13-4. Stories by 23 authors from around the world.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, no name or marks. # E1748. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Briggs, Doug.   OLD BLACK  
Houston: Beverly Publishing Co., 1997. Limited ed. 387 pages. Hardcover. 1881287122 1-881287-12-2. Novel of a young boy and his rodeo horse, Old Black. Set in modern times. Nicely done b/w sketches. SIGNED & INSCRIBED by the author.
Fine/Fine. # B4108. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Brin, David.   INFINITY'S SHORES: BOOK TWO OF NEW UPLIFT TRILOGY  
New York: Bantam Books, no date. Book Club ed. 524 pages. Hardcover. 0553101730 0-553-10173-0.
Near Fine/Good+. Clean, tight, unmarked book. Dj has light corner wear. # B0765. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bromfield, Louis.   PLEASANT VALLEY (SIGNED)  
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1945. Reprint. 302 pages. Hardcover. Inscribed 'With Best Wishes' and signed by the author on the half-title page in blue ink. Illustrated with drawings by Kate Lord. Pictorial endpapers. Black shiny cloth-covered boards with gilt title in red box. Dustjacket flaps laid in.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no wear. PON dated 1947 on the endpaper. # E0810. $42.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Brook, Stephen.   HONKYTONK GELATO: TRAVELS THROUGH TEXAS  
New York: Paragon House, 1988. Reprint. 283 pages. Paperback. 1557780056 1-55778-005-6. Englishman writes about his travels through modern Texas. First softcover printing.
Near Fine/Wraps. No sign of use or handling, but very light foxing on edges. # B7266. $4.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Browning, Robert.   LYRIC LOVE  
Portland ME: Thomas B. Mosher, 1910. Special ed. 88 pages. Paperback. Clean, tight, unmarked. Top edge foxed. Lower edge of Dj bent because it is bigger than the book. Includes pretty little slip-case which has pieces lost from top and bottom. This is a miniature less than six inches tall and three wide.
VG/Wraps. # B5901. $15.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bryn Mawr College Reunion, .   THE BLUE HERON [BRYN MAWR COLLEGE (PA) REUNION COMMITTEE]  
Bryn Mawr Class of 1908, 1941. 1st ed. 103 pages. Hardcover. Facts, fictions, and philosophies by the members of the Class of 1908 Bryn Mawr, on the occasion of tis thirty-third reunion. Essays by 24 members, short 'Memories' of 15 members who had passed away, 55 responses to the 90 questionaires mailed out, and staus on members. Blue cloth with bright silver title and decoration. No title on spine. .
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked save for a price in red ink inside both covers. # B6024. $34.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Buckley-archer, Linda.   GIDEON THE CUTPURSE (ARC)  
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2006. ARC ed. 383 pages. Paperback. 0689052502 0-689-05250-2. Advance review Copy in slipcase.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. No visible wear on book, slipcase has just a bit of shelf rubbing. # B3772. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bulwer-Lytton, Edward George.   THE LAST DAYS OF POMPEII (IN SLIPCASE)  
Norwalk: Heritage Press, 1985. Collect ed. 513 pages. Hardcover. Book and slipcase without sign of use. Sandglass leaflet and introduction contain entertaining biographical information by Edgar Johnson. Illustrations by Kurt Craemer. Pictorial cover with brown spine. Bright gilt title and decorations on spine. No fading or scuff marks.
Fine. # B6652. $19.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bunkley, Anita.   EMILY, THE YELLOW ROSE: A TEXAS LEGEND (SIGNED)  
Houston: Rinard Publishing, 1990. Reprint. 203 pages. Paperback. 096240120X 0-9624012-0-X. A novel of the woman who was present at the Battle of San Jacinto to assist the Texans to victory over Santa Anna. SIGNED by the author, with a custom bookmark laid in.
Fine/Wraps. A new copy. # B4897. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Burchardt, Bill.   THE MEXICAN: A DOUBLE D WESTERN  
Garden City: Doubleday, 1977. 1st ed. 186 pages. Hardcover. 0385123884 0-385-12388-4. Oil boom-town Cartridge, Oklahoma, hires a Mexican drifter as Marshal to quell rampant crime.
Near Fine/Fair. Clean, tight, unmarked. Sharp corners. Dj chipped all edges. # B5743. $9.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Burke, Alafair.   MISSING JUSTICE: A SAMANTHA KINCAID MYSTERY (SIGNED)  
New York: Henry Holt & Co., 2004. 1st ed. 354 pages. Hardcover. 0805073922 0-8050-7392-2. First printing signed by the author on the title page.
Fine/Fine. No wear on book or duatjacket. # E1690. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Burke, James Lee.   SUNSET LIMITED (SIGNED)  
New York: Doubleday, 1998. 1st ed. 309 pages. Hardcover. 0385488424 0-385-48842-4. Inscribed to the previous owner & SIGNED by the author on the half-title page.
Near Fine/Fine. No wear on book or dustjacket. # E1691. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Burke, editor, Michelle Prater.   IDEALS EASTER VOL. 57, NO. 1  
Nashville, TN: Ideals, 2000. 88 pages. Paperback. 0824911598 0-8249-1159-8. Poetry, essays, and pretty flowers fill this Easter edition.
Fine/Wraps. No name, marks, label, creases or curl. # A8634. $4.50     Inquire Now  
Burke, editor, Michelle Prater.   IDEALS MOTHER'S DAY VOL. 57, NO.2  
Nashville, TN: Ideals, 2000. 88 pages. Paperback. 0824911601 0-8249-1160-1. Poetry, essays, and pretty flowers fill this Mother's Day edition.
Good+/Wraps. No name, marks, label, creases or curl, but first page torn out. # A8635. $4.00     Inquire Now  
Burman, Ben Lucien.   THE SIGN OF THE PRAYING TIGER  
New York: New American Library, 1966. 1st ed. 216 pages. Hardcover. Drawings by Alice Caddy.
VG/Good+. Clean, tight, PON. Bright Dj has light wear at tips. # B3251. $5.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Burns, Robert.   POEMS OF ROBERT BURNS (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1965. Reprint. 191 pages. Hardcover. Brown/white floral pattern paper-covered boards with green cloth spine.Gilt title and decoration on spine. Selected and introduced by DeLancey Ferguson. Wood engravings by Joan Hassall. Index of titles and index of first lines. Black paper covered slipcase and Sandglass leaflet included.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Very tight, no wear or marks. Edges of spine ends faded. Slipcase solid with tanning to open edges. # E1899. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Burroughs, Edgar Rice.   WARLORD OF MARS (MARTIAN TALES #3)  
New York: Del Rey, 1980. Reprint. 158 pages. Paperback. 0345278364 0-345-27836-4. Fourteenth printing. Collectible cover art by Whelan
VG/Wraps. Slight shelfwear on front, else nice. Whelan art. # B0359. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bushnell, Candace.   LIPSTICK JUNGLE  
New York: Hyperion, 2005. 1st ed. 353 pages. Hardcover. 0786868198 0-7868-6819-8. First edition SIGNED and INSCRIBED to previous owner (Renee) by the author.
VG/Fair. Clean, tight. Dustjacket has large mended tear and ragged place on top edge associated with it. # B8757. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Butler, Gwendoline.   A NAMELESS COFFIN  
New York: Walker and Company, 1967. 1st Am. ed. 215 pages. Hardcover. of spine. Not price clipped.
Good+/Fair. Clean, tight, unmarked. Pages darkening. Dj one inch piece missing top # B3548. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Buvens, Norma O'Rena Montgomery.   JUST INSIDE THE GATE (SIGNED)  
Austin: Eakin Press, 1998. 1st ed. 28 pages. Hardcover. 1571689249 1-57168-924-9. Story from the author's early life in Texas at the turn of the century. Illustrated by her daughter Normareen Buvens Smith, and signed by the artist.
Fine/No Jacket. Signed: "Always do the right thing!" Norma Buvens Smith. Our archive copy. # B2568. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Byrd Printing Co., .   BYRD'S EYE VIEW MARCH 1914 THIRD VOLUME, THIRD NUMBER  
Atlanta, GA: Byrd Printing Co., 1914. 1st ed. 16 pages. Paperback. A self-confessed house-organ created in Atlanta monthly with the selfish motive to advertise "Byrd" as a "buy"-word for Good Printing and service. Some business and tech info, homilies, and humor.
Fine/Wraps. In near-perfect condition. Stapled and tied with colored string. # B1038. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cain, James W.   THE BUTTERFLY  
New York: Knopf, 1947. 1st ed. 165 pages. Hardcover. Tan cloth-covered boards with green monogram device and title. Green grass Ddustjacket with white titles. Deckled edges.
VG/Good+. Very firm binding and hinges, no name or marks. No wear on book. Dj is rubbed at tips. Dj price marked out and dealer price written below it. # B7205. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Caine, Hall.   DEEMSTER: A ROMANCE OF THE ISLE OF MAN  
New York: Hurst & Co., 1900. Reprint. 361 pages. Hardcover. American reprint of 1887 Chatto & Windus London original, probably printed around the turn of the century. There is a previous owner name dated 1905. Dark red embossed on front with gilt title and decoration on spine. Gilt top edge.
Good+/No Jacket. Binding and hinges firm, small faded areas on cover. # B7815. $12.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Calvert, Candace.   LIFE SUPPORT (GRACE MEDICAL)  
Wheaton, IL: Tyndale House, 2014. 1st ed. 380 pages. Paperback. 1414361130 1414361130. Christian oriented romance fiction.
VG/Wraps. No marks, no wear. Has a faint reader crease on spine. # B9238. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Campbell, Ewing.   WEAVE IT LIKE NIGHTFALL  
Austin: Nefertiti Head Press, 1978. Reprint. 176 pages. Hardcover. 0918722004 0-918722-00-4. A novel set on the salt-water edge of Texas on the edge of destruction.
Fine/Near Fine. New copies from old stock. Slight foxing to dustjackets. # A3865. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Campbell, Ewing.   WEAVE IT LIKE NIGHTFALL  
Austin: Nefertiti Head Press, 1978. Reprint. 176 pages. Paperback. 0918722012 0-918722-01-2. A novel set on the salt-water edge of Texas on the edge of destruction.
Fine/Wraps. Very light shelf wear & foxing. # A3866. $5.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Canfield, Dorothy.   SEASONED TIMBER  
New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1939. Reprint. 485 pages. Buckram.
VG/No Jacket. # A1209. $6.25     Inquire Now  
Capps, Benjamin.   THE TRAIL TO OGALLALA  
Fort Worth: TCU Press, 1985. Reprint. 285 pages. Paperback. 0875650139 0-87565-013-9. Historical novel of trail driving cattle from South Texa to Ogallala.
New/No Jacket. A new copy, still in shrinkwrap. # B2535. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Caraker, Mary.   SNOWS OF JASPRE (SIGNED)  
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1989. 1st ed. 234 pages. Hardcover. 0395482925 0-395-48292-5. Signed: Mary Caraker at San Francisco '93. May you enjoy it! Dj has light rub on top corners, top of spine.
Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked first edition, signed by the author. # B3430. $14.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Carey, Peter.   ILLYWHACKER  
St.Lucia: Univ. Queensland Press, 1986. Reprint. 600 pages. Paperback. 0702220000 0-7022-2000-0. Award-winning Australian fiction.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight, no marks. Reader crease on spine. # B7968. $5.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Carleton, William.   VALENTINE MCCLUTCHY, THE IRISH AGENT; OR, CHRONICLES OF THE CASTLE CUMBER PROPERTY  
New York: D & J Sadlier, 1846. 1st Am. ed. 408 pages. Hardcover. 1st American edition, being the 1846 single-volume reprint of the three-volume original. In black blind-stamped cloth covers with gilt spine titles and decorations. Has explanatory preface.
Good+/No Jacket. Has even foxing throughout. # B6559. $43.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Carney, Otis.   CHIHUAHUA 1916  
Englewood Cliffs: Prentice Hall, 1980. 1st ed. 244 pages. Hardcover. 0131302868 0-13-130286-8. Mexican Revolution, Pancho Villa, American cattlemen, and U.S. soldiers all figure in this novel of historical fiction.
VG/VG. Cl;ean, tight, unmarked. No wear on book, very little on unclipped Dj. # B5744. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Carpenter, C. Keith.   GHOSTS OF EMILY GRAY: A SUPERNATURAL TELLING  
Dickinson, TX: Hollow Horse Publishing, 2013. 1st ed. 255 pages. Paperback. 0615920225 0-615-92022-5. The ghosts of Emily Gray haunt her surviving twin sister, Erin who tries to keep her family and world together after breaking from the occult underworld. For young adult readers. Signed by the author.
New/Wraps. # 33746. $15.95   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Carrier, Warren.   AN HONORABLE SPY  
Mahomet, IL: Mayhaven Publishing, 1992. 1st ed. 248 pages. Hardcover. 1878044117 1-878044-11-7. Novel of espionage by Galveston author Carrier.
Fine/Wraps. # A6991. $5.75     Inquire Now  
Carson, Robert.   THE MAGIC LANTERN  
New York: Holt, nd. Book Club ed. 504 pages. Hardcover. A novel of the movie-making industry from its earliest days.
VG/Good+. # A3768. $3.50     Inquire Now  
Carter, Katherine Pollard.   HAND ON THE HELM  
Oklahoma City: King's Enterprises, 1972. 1st ed. 117 pages. Hardcover. Phantoms, Visions, Voices and Dreams that have changed the course of history. Some color marks on back Dj from another book rubbing, o/w no wear on white Dj. Book blue cloth cover with bright gilt titles. Much on miracles in the Bible and Judeo-Christian history.
Fine/VG. Clean, tight, PON inside front board, o/w no sign of use. # B4333. $130.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Carter, Everett.   ON THE TRAIL OF THE TRUTH  
Davis, CA: Univ. California Assoc., 1975. 1st ed. 14 pages. Paperback. Keepsake # 7 in the series of speeches given at Univ. of California Library Associates meetings. 800 copies printed. Enclosure from Library Associates laid in.
Fine/Wraps. A very fine copy. # A8114. $5.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Castleman, David.   EXPLOITING SANCTUARY  
Larkspur, CA: Mandrake Press, 2004. 1st ed. 90 pages. Paperback. 0970821913 0-9708219-1-3.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B1757. $3.00     Inquire Now  
Castleman, David, & Leo Yankevich.   MANDRAKE POETRY REVIEW 2003 VOLUME VI  
Larkspur, CA: Mandrake Press, 2003. 1st ed. 36 pages. Paperback.
Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Stapled binding. # B1756. $5.00     Inquire Now  
Caufield, Catherine.   THE EMPEROR OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA: AND OTHER MAGNIFICENT BRITISH ECCENTRICS  
London: Corgi, 1982. Reprint. 192 pages. Paperback. 0552990078 0-552-99007-8. Humorous biographical sketches of eccentric Britishers.
VG/Wraps. Crisp, tight. Pages lightly tanned. Owner name inside back cover. # B8265. $4.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Chekhov, Anton.   TWO PLAYS OF ANTON CHEKHOV: THE CHERRY ORCHARD, THREE SISTERS (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1966. Reprint. 153 pages. Hardcover. Red cloth-covered boards with gilt titles and decorations. Translated by Constance Garnett, with introduction by John Gielgud. Illustraded by Lajos Szalay with eight color plates and pen drawings throughout. Red patterned paper covered slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included.
Fine/No Jacket. Book is tight, no wear, no marks of ownership. Slipcase without visible wear. # E1533. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Children's Booksellers Texas, .   DIRECTORY OF TEXAS AUTHORS AND ILLUSTRATORS FOR CHILDREN  
Austin: Children's Booksellers, 1992. 1st ed. 40 pages. Paperback. Author's name and addresses and list, with each, of their books published to date. (1992) Stapled pamphlet with green card cover.
New/Wraps. New old stock from our archives. # B9131. $4.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Clark, Mary Higgins.   EL ULTIMO ADIOS  
Barcelona: Debolsillo, 2000. Reprint. 332 pages. Paperback. 8497593626 8-4975936-2-6. Originally published in English as BEFORE I SAY GOODBYE. Translated by Miguel Izquierdo.
VG/Wraps. Has faint reader crease, previous owner name on last page. Otherwise clean and tight. # B7452. $6.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Clark, Mary Higgins.   WHERE ARE YOU NOW¨  
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2008. 1st ed. 289 pages. Hardcover. 1416566384 1416566384.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked first edition. # B5060. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Clark, Mary Higgins.   WHILE MY PRETTY ONE SLEEPS  
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1989. 1st ed. 318 pages. Hardcover. 0671556657 0-671-55665-7.
Near Fine/Fine. Owner's name, pages a bit browned. # A6050. $3.50     Inquire Now  
Cliford, Craig, & Tom Pilkington.   RANGE WARS: HEATED DEBATES, SOBER REFLECTIONS AND OTHER ASSESSMENTS OF TEXAS WRITING  
Dallas: SMU Press, 1989. 188 pages. Paperback. 0870742736 0-87074-273-6. From the Southwest Life and Letters series. Good literary criticism.
New/Wraps. A new copy, still in shrinkwrap. # B1349. $5.00     Inquire Now  
Cloud, Dan.   THE AESCULAPIAN (SIGNED)  
Savannah, GA: Frederic C. Beil, 1998. 1st ed. 359 pages. Hardcover. 0913720984 0-913720-98-4. Inscribed to previous owner and signed by the author.
Near Fine/Fine. Slightly cocked. # B8790. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Coelho, Paulo.   THE ILLUSTRATED ALCHEMIST (EASTON LIMITED SIGNED COLLECTOR'S EDITION)  
Norwalk: Easton Press, 2013. Limited ed. 198 pages. Leather. In red leather with four raised spine bands, gilt and blue title and decoration, all edges gilt. Illustrated with color plates by Moebius and translated from Portuguese by Alan R. Clarke. Silk ribbon marker and moire endpapers. Book is signed by the author and includes Certificate of Authenticity, also signed by the author and two others. Publisher's note card. In red cloth-covered slipcase with same gilt and blue decoration. This is number 574 of 1,000 in the limited edition.
Fine/No Jacket. No wear on book or slipcase. # E0348. $460.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cohen, Sol.   SCIENCE FICTION-FANTASY FANTASTIC OCTOBER 1969  
Flushing, NY: Ultimate Publishing, 1969. 146 pages. Paperback. Vol. 19, No. 1 containing three new short stories, three novelettes, and the famous short novel classic SECRET OF THE SERPENT by Don Wilcox.
Good/Wraps. Age-darkened, wear and chipping at edges. # A8649. $5.50     Inquire Now  
Coker, George W.   SON OF THE FARMLANDS  
San Antonio: Carleton Printing Co., 1951. 1st ed. 301 pages. Paperback. Story of growing up a country boy in the first half of the twentieth century.
VG/Wraps. Tight stapled binding. From the Office of Congressman James T. Patterson stamped inside front cover. Another faded, unreadable stamp on front. Foxed - mostly on spine area and edges. # B9413. $110.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Coleman, Britta.   POTTER SPRINGS: A NOVEL  
New York: Center Street, 2005. 1st ed. 294 pages. Hardcover. 0446577782 0-446-57778-2. Love and loss in Texas. Inscribed and signed by the author.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, no owner marks. # B8234. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Colley, Barbara.   POLISHED OFF: A CHARLOTTE LARUE MYSTERY (SIGNED)  
New York: Kensington, 2004. 1st ed. 245 pages. Hardcover. 1575668777 1-57566-877-7. A southern cozy mystery, set in New Orleans. Signed by the author on the title page.
Near Fine/Fine. No wear, no other marks. # E0682. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Collins, Suzanne.   MOCKINGJAY  
New York: Scholastic Press, 2010. Reprint. 391 pages. Hardcover. 0439023513 0-439-02351-3. The third and final book of the Hunger Games series. Later (6th) printing.
Fine/Fine. A fine, tight copy. # B7467. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Connelly, Michael.   THE BRASS VERDICT (SIGNED)  
Boston: Little, Brown, 2008. 1st ed. 422 pages. Hardcover. 0316166294 0-316-16629-4. The author has signed this first printing on the title page.
Fine/Fine. No indication of use or handling. # E1692. $8.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Conrad, Joseph.   NIGGER OF THE NARCISSUS (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1965. Reprint. 162 pages. Hardcover. Green ful color illustration on front, Cream cloth spine with black title. Color plates and b/w drawings by Millard Sheets. Green slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Book has no wear, no marks. Spine is a little tanned. Slipcase has no wear, no breaks, small black mark near back edge where another book bumped it. # E1574. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Conrad, Joseph.   NOSTROMO: A TALE OF THE SEABOARD (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1961. Reprint. 376 pages. Hardcover. Turquoise cloth-covered boards with silver title and decoration. Illustrated with sixty-five pen drawings by Lima Freitas, twenty-five in color. Publisher's Sandglass leaflet laid-in. Black paper-covered slipcase.
Fine/No Jacket. Book has no wear, no marks. Slipcase has no wear, but is faded around edges. # E1522. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Coote, Stephen.   THE PENGUIN SHORT HISTORY OF ENGLISH LITERATURE  
New York: Penguin Books, 1993. 1st ed. 777 pages. Paperback. 0140125310 0-14-012531-0. Comprehensive survey of a thousand years of English literature.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. No reader crease. # B8954. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Copeland, Charles Townsend.   COPELAND'S TREASURY FOR BOOKLOVERS (5 VOLUME SET) A PANORAMA OF ENGLISH AND AMERICAN POETRY AND PROSE  
New York: Charles Scribner's, 1947. Reprint. 350 pages. Hardcover. A fine set in bright red bindings with shiny gilt titles and decorations on the spines. Volume IV has three small spots on foredge. No additional delivery charges.
Fine/No Jacket. Crisp, tight, unmarked. Nice square corners. Books stand straight. # A9566. $38.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cordle, Tom.   THE DISAPPEARING CEMETERY: AN UNPARALLELED MOUNTAIN TALE  
Tellico Plains: Talking Leaves, 2002. 1st ed. 352 pages. Hardcover. 0972203907 0-9722039-0-7. Inscribed and signed by the author, dated 2002.
Fine/Fine. No wear. # B9551. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cornplanter, Jesse J.   LEGENDS OF THE LONGHOUSE  
Ohsweken, ON: Iroqrafts, 1998. Reprint. 202 pages. Paperback. 0919645135 0-919645-13-5. Folklore and legends of the Seneca written by Cornplanter out of his fear they would be forgotten. Illustrated with his drawings. Includes biographical essay. First published in 1936.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # E1335. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cousineau, Phil.   SOUL MOMENTS  
Berkeley: Conari, 1997. Reprint. 294 pages. Paperback. 1573240796 1-57324-079-6. Marvelous stories of Synchronicity - meaningful coincidences from a seemingly random world.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small red remainder mark on the bottom. # 27039. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Crady, Kate McAlpin.   FREE STEPPIN  
Dallas: Mathis, Van Nort & Co., 1938. 1st ed. 83 pages. Hardcover. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by both the author and by the illustrator, dated October 18, 1938. Negro Dialect poems on plantation life, daily activities, life on the delta, all from another era. Red cloth-covered boards with bright gilt titles on front and spine. Five b/w aquatints.
Near Fine/Good. Clean, tight, sharp corners. The yellow dustjacket is ragged on the top edge. The 1938 1st, no indication of later printing. 1.50 price on dustjacket. # B8204. $115.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Crain, Marguerite Starr.   TWO GLASS BUTTONS: A STORY OF THE TEXAS RUNAWAY SCRAPE  
Midland: Haley Memorial Library, 1988. 1st ed. 147 pages. Hardcover. Written from the memoirs of Clarinda Pevehouse Kegans who made the journey. She was the great-great-grandmother of author. Illustrations by Leslie D'Allesandro Hill. Great endnotes and a bibliography.
X-Lib VG/VG. Former library copy, minimal markings. Pencil cataloging info on rear endpaper and a red withdrawn stamp on top edge. Clean, solid copy. No wear on book. Brief gift note. # B9439. $32.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Crane, Stephen.   RED BADGE OF COURAGE (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1944. Reprint. 170 pages. Hardcover. Blue decorated paper-covered boards with red cloth spine, blue title. All edges dyed blue. Illustrated by John Steuart Curry, and introduction by Carl van Doren. Blue paper-covered slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Tight, unmarked, no wear on book. Red spine a litle faded. Slipcase faded on open edge. # E1532. $11.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Crawford, Max.   WALTZ ACROSS TEXAS  
New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1975. 1st ed. 393 pages. Hardcover. Murder mystery in West Texas. The author's debut novel.
VG/Good+. Dustjacket has light rubbing, foxing and a couple of mended tears. # B7469. $7.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Crider, Bill.   BOOKED FOR A HANGING (SIGNED)  
New York: St. Martin's, 1992. 1st ed. 202 pages. Hardcover. 0312081499 0-312-08149-9. A Sheriff Dan Rhodes Mystery. First edition, signed by the author on the title page. The Sheriff searches for a killer and a rare book.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight. Spine top lightly bumped. Dustjacket scuffed and wrinkled at spine top. # E1493. $22.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Crisman, Gerald W.   TWO AND A HALF MISSIONS, MAX  
Baltimore: AmErica House, 2000. 1st ed. 170 pages. Paperback. 1588511782 1-58851-178-2. Fantasy, claiming to be biography. Inscribed and signed by the author.
Fine/Wraps. Tight, unmarked save for author's inscription. No wear. # E0142. $42.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Crockett, S.R.   THE LILAC SUNBONNET (T. FISCHER UNWIN PRINTING)  
London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1896. Reprint. 374 pages. Hardcover. Teal cloth-covered boards with gilt title and decoration.
VG/No Jacket. Binding and hinges firm, no name or marks. Spine ends softened. Corners scuffed, but sharp. # E0021. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Crockett, S.R.   THE STICKIT MINISTER'S WOOING  
Toronto: Morang, 1900. 1st ed. 368 pages. Hardcover. Scotish stories with dialogue in rich idiomatic Scots-English. Green cloth-covered boards with dark green title and thistle decoration on front. Spine has dark green thistles and bright gilt title.
VG/No Jacket. Hinges in perfect condition, no name or marks. Spine ends and tips lightly softened. # B9986. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Crombie, Deborah.   NOW MAY YOU WEEP (SIGNED)  
New York: Avon Books, 2004. Reprint. 397 pages. Paperback. 006052524X 0-06-052524-X. SIGNED by Texas author, this mass market mystery is fourth in the series featuring Duncan Kincaid and Gemma James.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. No reader crease. Autographed copy. # B5488. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Crook, Elizabeth.   THE RAVEN'S BRIDE: A NOVEL OF ELIZA, SAM HOUSTON'S FIRST WIFE (SIGNED)  
New York: Doubleday, 1991. 1st ed. 369 pages. Hardcover. 0385417756 0-385-41775-6. Historical fiction about their short-lived marriage and ensuing scandal. SIGNED & INSCRIBLED by author to owner on half title page, and dated March 4, 1991.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, owner bookplate. Dustjacket has a wrinkle at spine top. # E1823. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Crossland, editor, John R.   THE GOLDEN WONDER BOOK FOR CHILDREN  
London: Odhams Press, Ltd., 1934. 768 pages. Hardcover. Dark red leatherette boards with pictorial embossing on front and spine. Don Quixote and windmill on spine with bright gilt title. Knight and lady on front with embossed title. Top edge dyed to match boards. Pictorial endpapers. Over 500 b/w illustrations, plus 16 color plates by by Anne Anderson. Includes over 80 stories and more than 60 poems by favorite authors.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Hinges and binding very solid. No name or marks. Small rubs at top corners of spine. # E1889. $54.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Crowther, Hal.   GATHER AT THE RIVER: NOTES FROM THE POST-MILLENNIAL SOUTH  
Baton Rouge: LSU Press, 2005. 1st ed. 165 pages. Hardcover. 0807131008 0-8071-3100-8. Essays focusing on recent political, religious, and cultural issues.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. No sign of use or handling. # B4820. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cull, Lamon.   NEW FORMALIST VOLUME II, NUMBERS 1 & 2 A JOURNAL OF INNOVATIVE FORMAL POETRY  
Larkspur, CA: New Formalist, 2002. 1st ed. 68 pages. Paperback.
Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Includes a Castleman postcard. # B1760. $5.00     Inquire Now  
Cull, Lamon.   NEW FORMALIST VOLUME III, NUMBERS 1 & 2  
Larkspur, CA: New Formalist, 2003. 1st ed. 68 pages. Paperback.
Fine/Wraps. Perfectly clean, tight, unmarked. # B1761. $5.00     Inquire Now  
Cull, Lamon.   NEW FORMALIST VOLUMES IV & V  
Larkspur, CA: New Formalist, 2005. 1st ed. 76 pages. Paperback.
Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B1762. $5.00     Inquire Now  
Cunningham, Edward.   PAUL GALLICO'S THE SMALL MIRACLE: A STORY OF FAITH AND LOVE  
Kansas City: Hallmark, 1973. 1st ed. Hardcover. 0875293506 0-87529-350-6. Adapted from the Hallmark Hall of Fame television presentation. Color and B/w photos on every page by Jack Jonathan. Original illustrated box included.
Fine/Fine. Book, Dj are fine, no marks, not price-clipped. Presentation box has slight scuffing on back. # B8067. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cunningham, Laura.   SLEEPING ARRANGEMENTS: A MEMOIR  
New York: Knopf, 1989. 1st ed. 195 pages. Hardcover. 0394561120 0-394-56112-0. Author's early life as she was reared by her uncles after her mother's death.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B8147. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cunningham, Michael.   THE SNOW QUEEN: A NOVEL  
New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2014. 1st ed. 258 pages. Hardcover. 0374266328 0-374-26632-8. Novel of differing paths in a search for transendence.
Fine/Fine. # B8682. $8.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Curry, S.S.   THE SMILE: IF YOU CAN DO NOTHING ELSE YOU CAN SMILE  
Boston: School of Expression, 1915. 150 pages. Hardcover. Psychological and social benefits of keeping a smile on your countenance, and how doing so can effect mood, emotion and character. Dark blue cloth-covered boards with gilt title on spine.
VG/No Jacket. Firm and square. Owner name clumsily scratched out inside front board. # E1320. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Daheim, Mary.   THE ALPINE UPROAR  
New York: Ballantine Books, 2009. 1st ed. 174 pages. Hardcover. 0345502558 0-345-50255-8.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked first edition. # B2874. $4.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dailey, Janet.   THE GLORY GAME  
New York: Poseidon Press, 1985. 1st ed. 395 pages. Hardcover.
Fine/Fine. # A2601. $5.00     Inquire Now  
Dailey, Janet.   NOTORIOUS (SIGNED)  
New York: HarperCollins, 1996. Reprint. 342 pages. Hardcover. 0060176970 0-06-017697-0. Inscribed to owner and signed by the author.
Near Fine/Fine. Edges tanned, no wear. # B8792. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dalby, Robert.   KISSING BABIES AT THE PIGGLY WIGGLY (SIGNED)  
New York: Putnam, 2007. 1st ed. 273 pages. Hardcover. 0399154280 0-399-15428-0. Signed on the title page by the author.
VG/Near Fine. Tight, square book with remainder mark on bottom. Bright dustjacket with mild scuffing on back. # B8772. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dana, Jr., Richard Henry.   TWO YEARS BEFORE THE MAST: A PERSONAL NARRATIVE OF LIFE AT SEA (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1947. Reprint. 346 pages. Hardcover. Golden-tan cloth pictorial boards, gilt title in green block on spine. Illustrated with color engravings by Hans Alexander Mueller. Publisher's Sandglass leaflet is included.
Fine/No Jacket. Tight, no wear or marks. Green slipcase has no wear, but edges of opening are faded. # E1568. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dane, Clarence, & Helen Simpson.   RE-ENTER SIR JOHN  
New York: Farrar & Reinhart, 1932. 1st ed. 289 pages. Hardcover. A very nice copy of this Haycraft Queen Cornerstones book. It is apparently rebound. In red marbled boards, with embossed black lettering on cover. One flap of the DJ is bound in after the front free endpaper. Interior is quite nice, no names or marks. Farrar's FR colophon present on copyright page.
VG/No Jacket. Lightened wear marks along spine, otherwise fine, sharp corners. # B3549. $105.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Davis, W. Parks.   BIG STRIPES TO FREEDOM (SIGNED)  
Baltimore: Publish America, 2006. 1st ed. 196 pages. Paperback. 1424149967 1424149967.
New/Wraps. New book. signed by the author. # 28943. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dawson, .   CIVIL WAR AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE WEST, CATALOGUE 298  
Los Angeles: Dawson's Book Shop, 1955. 72 pages. Hardcover. Catalogue of California bookstore makes excellent bibliography for Civil War and Western Americana books. First published in soft cover as three part series of catalogues, here together in dark blue hardcover.
Fine/No Jacket. No wear, no marks. # B9746. $28.00   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  
de Kay, Jr., Ormonde.   MEET ANDREW JACKSON  
New York: Random House, 1967. 87 pages. Hardcover. From the Step-Up Books American History series, many titles starting with Meet... This one is illustrated by Isa Barnett. Map endpapers showing the United States from the American Revolution to 1845. Vintage book with sewn binding.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Appears never read. Light scuffing at tips. Spine is lightly tanned. # B7644. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Deal, Babs H.   FANCY'S KNELL  
Garden City: Doubleday, 1966. 1st ed. 156 pages. Hardcover. Black Dj with green and yellow titles and decoration.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Corners sharp. Dj worn top of spine. # B3525. $75.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Deaver, Jeffery.   THE DEVIL'S TEARDROP  
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1999. 1st ed. 396 pages. Hardcover. 0684852926 0-684-85292-6. A novel of the last night of the century. White boards of the book show through fake bullet holes in the dustjacket.
Fine/Fine. # B9206. $7.00   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  
Delattre, Pierre.   EPISODES  
Saint Paul: Graywolf Press, 1993. 1st ed. 186 pages. Paperback. 1555971806 1-55597-180-6. Bits from a Bohemian life, with stories about the famous people the author has known.
Fine/Wraps. No sign of use or handling. # B7988. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dewey, Melvil.   ABRIDGED DECIMAL CLASSIFICATION AND RELATIVE INDEX EDITION 6TH ED  
Lake Placid, NY: Forest Press, 1945. 6th ed. 343 pages. Hardcover.
VG/No Jacket. Firm binding, sharp tips, no name or marks. Tea stain FEP/several page # B3459. $6.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dexemple, Craig Klein.   EL SILBON DE VENEZUELA  
Spanish Cuentos, 2018. Reprint. 56 pages. Paperback. 0991203828 0-9912038-2-8. A novelette for first-year Spanish students introduces the people and culture of Venezuela.
New/Wraps. New book. # E2092. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dickens, Charles, & Murat Ukray (illus).   A TALE OF TWO CITIES (ILLUSTRATED BY MURAT, UKRAY  
CreateSpace, 2014. Reprint. 545 pages. Paperback. 1499752695 1499752695. Nine inch tall softcover reprint.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no reader crease or marks. # B8947. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dickey, Imogene Bentley.   EARLY LITERARY MAGAZINES OF TEXAS  
Austin: Steck-Vaughn, 1970. 1st ed. 108 pages. Hardcover. 0811477177 0-8114-7717-7. A study of forty periodicals published in Texas between 1858-1929 which could be classified as literary.
Near Fine/Good+. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj has edge rubbing. # B4674. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dietrich, R. F.   PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST AS A YOUNG SUPERMAN A STUDY OF SHAW'S NOVELS  
Gainesville: Univ. Press of Florida, 1969. Hardcover. 081300277X 0-8130-0277-X.
Fine/Fine. New book from old stock, still in publisher's shrink-wrap. # B2833. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dinesen, Isak.   WINTER'S TALES  
New York: Random House/World, 1942. Reprint. 313 pages. Hardcover. World Publishing W stamped as a detent near lower edge of back cover, indicating book club edition. Red cloth-covered boards with black and gilt circular device on front, and gilt title in black box on spine. Book identified on spine, title page, and copyright page as Random House. Copyright page shows only 1942 date and statement of Wartime Book compliance. Colorful dustjacket art wraps around to back. Tower Books logo and T-407 at lower spine of jacket. World Publishing on back of Jacket. Eleven stories.
Good+/Good. Firmb binding. Sydney Pier April 21-47 written on FFEP. Endpapers discolored. Top edge darkened unevenly. Dustjacket has corner chips, small tear at flap, small losses at spine ends. # E0067. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dionne, Karen.   THE MARSH KING'S DAUGHTER (SIGNED)  
New York: Putnam, 2017. 1st ed. 310 pages. Hardcover. 0735213003 0-7352-1300-3. Eerie thriller, signed on the title page by the author.
Fine/Fine. No indication of use or handling. # E1685. $32.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dis, Adriann Van.   THE SHELL: AN AFRICAN TALE  
Noordwijk: by the author, 1992. 29 pages. Hardcover.
Fine/No Jacket. # B1028. $36.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dobie, J. Frank.   APACHE GOLD & YAQUI SILVER  
Boston: Little, Brown, 1954. Reprint. 366 pages. Hardcover. Yellow cloth-covered boards with Indian head embossed on front and bright gilt spine title. Tom Lea color frontispiece and four color plates, with b/w drawings throughout. Stories and legends of treasure in the Southwest and Mexico. Dustjacket has same illustration as frontispiece.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight, no wear, no name or marks. Title page wrinkled at bottom, but book appears unread. Bright dustjacket retains $13.95 price. # E1831. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dobie, J. Frank.   CARL SANDBURG AND SAINT PETER AT THE GATE (LIMITED ED, SLIPCASED)  
Austin: Encino Press, 1966. Limited ed. 41 pages. Hardcover. Number 148 of a limited edition of 750 copies. Introduction by Bertha Dobie. Book and slipcase design by William D. Wittliff.
Fine/No Jacket. New old stock from our archives. Very faint foxing on box and boards. # B9844. $80.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dobie, J. Frank.   CORONADO'S CHILDREN (1ST STATE)  
Dallas: Southwest Press, 1930. 1st ed. 367 pages. Hardcover. 1930 Southwest Press edition. Tales of the seach for El Dorado and the fortune of the seven cities of Cibola. This is thee first state reading in the dedication: 'a cowman of the Texas soil.' (Per John Jenkins, BTB-45: Later printings were corrected to read 'a clean cowman of the Texas soil.) BTB 45, Howes D374, Sixguns 600.
Fair/No Jacket. 1.5 inch mended tear at top of spine cloth. Hinges holding but a bitloose. Lettering on spine faded. Previous owner name. # E1825. $32.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dobie, J. Frank.   GUIDE TO LIFE AND LITERATURE OF THE SOUTHWEST WITH A FEW OBSERVATIONS  
Dallas: SMU Press, 1943. 1st ed. 111 pages. Paperback. Twenty-four b/w illustrations by various western artists. In blue wrappers with black title and drawing.
VG/Wraps. Tight, no name or writing. Spine tips worn. Cover edges darkened. # B6954. $6.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dobie, J. Frank.   I'LL TELL YOU A TALE: AN ANTHOLOGY  
Boston: Little, Brown, 1960. Reprint. 362 pages. Hardcover. Fifty-two Dobie stories selected by Isabel Gaddis, and illustrated with thirty-two line drawings by Ben Carleton Mead. Glossary of Spanish-Mexican words.
Fine/Fine. No wear. no marks. Price intact at $11.95. # E1837. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dobie, J. Frank.   OUT OF THE OLD ROCK  
Boston: Little, Brown, 1972. Reprint. 237 pages. Hardcover. Sixteen personalities that Dobie valued as original and "out of the old rock" including Roy Bedichek, Tom Lea, W.P. Webb, John Lomax & others. Compiled and introduced by Bertha Dobie.
Fine/Near Fine. Book appears unread. Price intact dustjacket has a small scratch on spine. # E1839. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dobie, editor, J. Frank.   SOUTHWESTERN LORE: PUBLICATIONS OF THE TEXAS FOLKLORE SOCIETY NUMBER IX  
Hatboro, PA: Folklore Associates, 1965. Reprint. 198 pages. Hardcover. Southwestern and Texas stories collected and edited by Dobie, and published first in 1931 as volume nine of the Texas Folklore Society series.
VG/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Some foxing on endpapers and top edge. Dusjacket slightly darkened on spine. # B9524. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dobie; Boatright;, & Ransom.   MUSTANGS AND COW HORSES: TEXAS FOLKLORE SOCIETY PUBLICATION NUMBER XVI  
Austin: Texas Folk-Lore Society, 1940. 1st ed. 429 pages. Hardcover. Edited by J. Frank Dobie, Mody C. Boatright, and Harry H. Ransom. History, legends, and folklore of the range horse, with contributions from many authors. B/w illustrations throughout by numerous artists. Golden tan boards with turquoise titles. White dustjacket with brown titles and horses illustration.
VG/Poor. Hinges and binding firm, book slightly cocked. Owner name inside front board, no other writing or marks. Dustjacket stained, with piece missing at spine top, and front flap missing. # E1674. $48.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Doctorow, E.L.   LOON LAKE  
New York: Random House, 1980. 1st ed. 258 pages. Hardcover. 039450691X 0-394-50691-X. First trade edition.
Near Fine/Near Fine. No wear, no marks. Text-block edges foxed. Remainder stamp on bottom. Price-intact dustjacket in archival mylar sleeve. # B9335. $4.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Donleavy, J.P.   THE GINGER MAN (FRANKLIN LIBRARY, SIGNED LIMITED EDITION)  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1978. Limited ed. 386 pages. Leather. Green leather covered boards with gilt decoration and title. Four raised bands on the spine. All edges gilt. Moire endpapers and satin ribbon marker. Signed in black ink by the author on tissue protected blank page following the endpaper. Special message to the subscriber from the author. Illustrated by Skip Liepke. Includes editors booklet. .
Near Fine/No Jacket. Tight, unread. No wear. # E1500. $47.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Donne, John.   THE POEMS OF JOHN DONNE (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1970. 198 pages. Hardcover. Pale grey patterned paper-covered boards, darker grey cloth spine with gilt title and decorations. Index of titles and index of first lines. Includes pale grey slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet.
Fine/No Jacket. Tight book has no wear, no marks. Slipcase tanned around opening edge. # E1909. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Donnelly, Jennifer.   THESE SHALLOW GRAVES  
New York: Delacorte Press, 2015. 1st ed. 487 pages. Hardcover. 0385737653 0-385-73765-3. Young adult fiction for teens. Young woman in 19th-century New York must uncover the truth about her father's death. Map endpapers.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. # E0741. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Douglas, Lauren Wright.   NINTH LIFE: A CAITLIN REECE MYSTERY  
Tallahassee, FL: NAIAD, 1990. 1st ed. 242 pages. Paperback. 0941483509 0-941483-50-9.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight. Not so crisp as new. No name or marks. # B2317. $5.50     Inquire Now  
Draper, Jessica.   SEVENTH SEAL: A NOVEL OF THE LAST DAYS  
American Fork: Covenant, 2003. 1st ed. 499 pages. Paperback. 1591561906 1-59156-190-6. Mormon oriented fiction.
Near Fine/Wraps. Only sign of use is sticker ghost inside front cover. # B9705. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Driscoll, Clara.   IN THE SHADOW OF THE ALAMO  
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1906. 1st ed. 205 pages. Hardcover. A very nice copy of this work by tireless historical preservationinst Driscoll, whose work was instrumental in saving the Alamo. In green cloth with gilt titles and decorations. Top edge gilt.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, no name or writing. Moisture mark at top edge of front endpapers and finger smudge and foxing on foredge. Corners square. # E1783. $80.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
du Maurier, George.   PETER IBBETSON (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1963. Reprint. 344 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated throughout with drawings by the author. His grandaughter Daphne du Maurier has written the indtroduction. Striped paper-covered boards, grey cloth spine with gilt title and decorations. Golden-tan slipcase, and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included.
Fine/No Jacket. No wear or marks on book or slipcase. # E1527. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Du Soe, Robert C.   YOUR ORDERS, SIR  
New York: Longmans, Green & Co., 1953. 1st ed. 184 pages. Hardcover. Adventures with very young boys recruited into the navy as midshipmen in the early eighteenth century. Blue cloth covered boards, illustrated endpapers.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, firm first edition. PO address label inside front board. # B3451. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dunham, Gerald F.   ECHOES FROM THE MOUNTAIN TOP: A TRIBUTE TO DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.  
Houston: Infinity Bound, 1983. 30 pages. Paperback. Original poetry occompanies some of Dr. King's quotations. Stapled pamphlet printed on heavy tan stock.
X-Lib VG/Wraps. Former library copy w/ stamps & marks. A clean, reference-only copy. # B3622. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dunham, Barrows.   HEROES AND HERETICS: A SOCIAL HISTORY OF DISSENT  
New York: Knopf, 1967. Reprint. 484 pages. Hardcover. The lives and ideas of the men who challenged conventional wisdom, and describes the social, religious, and political establishments which they opposed.
Near Fine/Good. Clean, tight. Dj bug-nibbled on folds and price-clipped. # B6404. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dunson, John.   KEEPER OF SECRETS: DAY ONE (SIGNED)  
Alpharetta: Black & White Publishing, 2002. 1st ed. 309 pages. Hardcover. 0971442053 0-9714420-5-3. Dunson's novel of political intrigue. SIGNED, dated 06/16/02, with a lengthy inscription on dedication page.
Fine/Fine. # A8814. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dunstan, Keith.   NO BRAINS AT ALL: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY  
Ringwood, Vic: Viking Penguin, 1990. 1st ed. 274 pages. Hardcover. 0670832731 0-670-83273-1. Autobiography of Australian wrier and humorist.
VG/VG. Clean, tight, no name or marks. # B7970. $14.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Durack, Terry.   HUNGER  
Sydney: Allen & Unwin, 2000. 1st ed. 239 pages. Hardcover. 1865083488 1-86508-348-8. Humoroue discourse on food and foodies from Australian author.
Fine/Fine. # B7974. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Durr, Ben.   MISS EMILY: THE YELLOW ROSE OF TEXAS (SIGNED)  
Santa Fe, NM: Sunstone Press, 2001. 1st ed. 319 pages. Hardcover. 0865343225 0-86534-322-5. Story blending legend and fact at Texas beginnings. Glossary of Spanish words and phrases. Inscribed to owner and signed by the author.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight, without wear. # E0165. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Durrell, Lawrence.   JUSTINE (FRANKLIN LIBRARY, SIGNED LIMITED EDITION)  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1980. Limited ed. 243 pages. Leather. Wine leather covered boards with gilt decoration and title. Two raised bands on the spine. All edges gilt. Moire endpapers and satin ribbon marker. Signed in blue ink by the author on tissue protected blank page following the endpaper. Special message to the subscriber from the author. Illustrated by David Palladini. Includes editors booklet. .
Fine/No Jacket. Tight, unread. No wear. # E1482. $38.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dutt, Romesh C.   THE RAMAYANA & THE MAHABHARATA: EVERYMAN'S LIBRARY NO. 403  
London: Dent/Dutton, 1966. Reprint. 335 pages. Hardcover. The epic poems of anciet India, dating from the fourth to the sixth centuries, are condensed into English verse. PON, board edges and lower front silverfished. Bright green Dj a little rubbed on edges.
Good+/Good+. # B6412. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Eagleton, Davis Foute.   TEXAS LITERATURE READER  
Dallas: Southern Publishing Co., 1919. Reprint. 188 pages. Hardcover. Compilation of stories and poems about Texas, illustrated with b/w drawings and photos. A school primer with questions. A later [1919] printing of the 1916 original.
Good+/No Jacket. # A0125. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ebbutt, M.I.   HERO MYTHS & LEGENDS OF BRITAIN & IRELAND  
London: Brockhampton Press, 1998. Reprint. 152 pages. Hardcover. 1860198716 1-86019-871-6. Diverse cultural elements of the British Isles are represented by these nine hero tales selected from Ebbutt's classic 1910 work "Hero Myths & Legends of the British Race". John Matthews, editor.
Fine/Fine. # A6631. $9.75     Inquire Now  
Edelman, David Louis.   INFOQUAKE: VOLUME 1 OF THE JUMP 225 TRILOGY  
UK: Solaris, 2008. 1st ed. 540 pages. Paperback. 1844165825 1-84416-582-5.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, no name or marks. # B2829. $5.00     Inquire Now  
Editors Class of 1917, .   ABOVE CAYUGA'S WATERS  
Ithaca, NY: Cornell Era, 1916. 1st ed. 147 pages. Hardcover. "A collection of articles and poems which have appeared in THE CORNELL ERA from its first publication, November 1868, to the present day."
VG/No Jacket. Firm, no name or marks, but a PO bookplate. # B3469. $8.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Edmonds, Elmer (Eve).   ATOMIC 'ENERY TRIES DEEP SEA EXPLORING (SIGNED)  
New York: Pageant Press, 1954. 1st ed. 220 pages. Hardcover. Third in Atomic 'Enery series features the Hero & his little sister Beta Ray. Binding very firm, corners sharp. Spine ends slightly softened. Signed by the author, o/w unmarked.
Near Fine/VG. Dj has three tiny tears & small chips corners & ends of spine. # A4250. $25.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Edson, Herb.   LOOKING BACK  
New Carlisle, IN: Prairieview Publishing, no. 323 pages. Paperback. 1933276401 1-933276-40-1. Collection of folksy articles about daily life written for the Mt. Vernon Register newspaper. Signed on the title page by the author.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # B9886. $28.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Edwards, Leo.   POPPY OTT AND THE TITTERING TOTEM  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1929. 241 pages. Hardcover. Sixth book in the Poppy Ott series. Illustrated frontis and endpapers by Bert Salg.
Good+/No Jacket. Binding straight and tight. No name or marks. Spine sunned and worn at bottom end. # E1446. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Elfstrom, Dorothy Bettencourt.   CHALLENGE OF THE SEASONS  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1963. 1st ed. 113 pages. Hardcover. Foxed on edpapers, edges and Dj. No visible wear book or Dj.
VG/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked, save for two letters on Dj flap. Price-clipped # B4155. $6.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Elfstrom, Dorothy Bettencourt.   SEEKER  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1975. 1st ed. 98 pages. Hardcover. 0811105636 0-8111-0563-6. Poetry by a local Galveston author. Black/white illustrations by Sharlee H. Holcomb.
Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives. # B4152. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Eliot, George.   THE MILL ON THE FLOSS (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1963. Reprint. 472 pages. Hardcover. Maroon cloth-covered boards with gilt title on spine and gilt mill on front. Introduction by David Daiches and illusttrated with paintings by Wray Manning. Maroon tweed-look slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Book has no ear, no marks, but spine is slightly faded. Slipcase has very minor scuffs. # E1558. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ellis, L. Tuffly.   SOUTHWESTERN HISTORICAL QUARTERLY OCTOBER, 1977 VOL. LXXXI, NO. 2  
Austin: Texas State Historical, 1977. 1st ed. 116 pages. Paperback. Essay on tenant farmer discontent, 1901-1917, and memoir of William E. Cureton, Texas frontiersman. Checklist of theses and dissertations 1964-1974. Book reviews and the Southwestern Collection. Cover painting of horse and rider and drawings in text by Bill Kolbe.
VG/Wraps. Binding tight, no name or markes. Back cover rubbed and stained. # B5729. $7.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Elson, William H., & William S. Gray.   BASIC READERS BOOK TWO (CANADIAN EDITION)  
Toronto: W.J. Gage/Thomas Nelson, 1945. Reprint. 240 pages. Hardcover. Cloth-covered boards in green and black with orange on the spine. Colorful illustrations throughout. Green illustrated endpapers showing two kids playing croquet.
VG/No Jacket. Binding firm, unmarked. Spine ends softened, corners lightly bumped. # E0034. $36.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Emerson, Ralph Waldo.   STARS OF THOUGHT  
Portland, ME: Thomas B. Mosher, 1907. Special ed. 79 pages. Paperback. Selected and with a foreword by Thomas Coke Watkins. Miniature 6 X 3 inch book in pretty, but damaged slipcase. Card cover with paper Dj decorated in red and black. Retains original tissue over-wrap.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. No wear, but edges lightly foxed. # B5903. $75.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Emmons, Martha.   DEEP LIKE THE RIVERS: STORIES OF MY NEGRO FRIENDS  
Austin: Encino Press, 1969. 1st ed. 109 pages. Hardcover. Ms. Emmons explores the cultural legacy of Negro language, music and religion that she and others experienced growing up. Paisano Books # 4.
Fine/Fine. # A0905. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Erskine, John.   THE BRIEF HOUR OF FRANCOIS VILLON  
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1937. 1st ed. 365 pages. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Black cloth-covered boards with gilt title and decoration on front. Spine title is faded and difficult to see.
VG/No Jacket. Binding and hinges firm, bookplate inside front board, deckle edge is foxed. # B7159. $6.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Estleman, Loren D.   WHISKEY RIVER (UNCORRECTED PROOFS)  
New York: Bantam, 1990. Proof ed. 262 pages. Paperback. 0553070428 0-553-07042-8. UNCORRECTED PROOF of this Prohibition Era Detroit crime novel. Tradepaper size 9 inches tall. Several small, pale spots on top edge.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, unmarked. No reader crease or visible wear. Several small, pale spots on top edge. # A7792. $4.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Evans, Richard Paul.   MILES TO GO: THE SECOND JOURNAL OF THE WALK SERIES  
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2012. Reprint. 234 pages. Hardcover. 1439191379 1439191379. Alan Christofferson's journey from Seattle to Key West continues from Idaho to South Dakota. Map.
Fine/Fine. No sign of use or handling. # E1409. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fadiman, Clifton.   WORLD TREASURY OF CHILDREN'S LITERATURE IN TWO VOLUMES, BOOK I AND BOOK II  
Boston: Little, Brown, 1984. 1st ed. 629 pages. Hardcover. 0316273023 0-316-27302-3. Anthology containing 140 children's stories by contirutors from Aesop to Zimnik, many with their original illustrations. Index of titles, index of contributors, and index of first lines.
VG/VG. Clean, tight, no name or marks. Lower corners lightly bent. Bright dustjackets have no tears, but corners scuffed, and wrinkles at spine tops. Stated first edition. # E1667. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fallas, Carl.   WOODEN PILLOW  
New York: Viking, 1936. Reprint. 311 pages. Hardcover. A romance of pre-war Japan. Third printing in the year of publication.
Good/No Jacket. Edgewear, spine-ends frayed, netting partly exposed at rear hinge. # A8973. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Farmer, Donald.   THE SALESMAN FROM LA GRANGE  
Houston: Inverness Press, no date. 1st ed. 109 pages. Hardcover.
Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Sticker ghost on dustjacket, else Fine. # B5468. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Farmer, Donald.   THE SALESMAN FROM LA GRANGE: A NOVEL  
Houston: Inverness Press, no date. 1st ed. 109 pages. Hardcover. Only sign of library ownership is "withdrawn" stamp on top edge. No sign of use or handling. There is a half-inch sticker ghost on front of Dj.
X-Lib NF/VG. Former library copy, minimal markings. A clean, solid copy. # B3994. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fast, Julius.   A MODEL FOR MURDER  
New York: Rinehart & Co., 1956. 1st ed. 242 pages. Hardcover. Rust colored boards with yellow title on spine.
Good+/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Small scuffs on spine tips. Corners sharp. # B3587. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fast, Howard.   MOSES: PRINCE OF EGYPT  
London: Methuen & Co., 1959. 1st ed. 310 pages. Hardcover. Fictionalized account of the early life of Moses. First British edition with eye-catching and colorful wrap-around illustration on the dustjacket.
Near Fine/Good+. book has no wear, no marks. Dustjacket has wear at corners and spine tips. # B9909. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Faulkner, William.   THE MANSION (SIGNED LIMITED EDITION)  
New York: Random House, 1959. Limited ed. 436 pages. Hardcover. The final volume in the Snopes Triology. In black cloth over beveled boards with gilt lettering. First printing stated on copyright page. Limited edition # 432 of 500 copies, hand numbered and SIGNED by William Faulkner.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Pages a bit toned, else Fine. Corners are sharp. No marks orscuffs. # B7150. $975.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Faulkner, William.   VISION IN SPRING  
Austin: U.T. Press, 1984. 1st ed. 102 pages. Hardcover. 029278712X 0-292-78712-X. Corners sharp, no wear on book or Dj. Stated first edition.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Light foxing top edge. Dj spine little sunned. # B5645. $27.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ferguson, J. M.   SUMMERFIELD STORIES (PAPER)  
Fort Worth: TCU Press, 1985. Reprint. 98 pages. Paperback. 0875650104 0-87565-010-4. Conveys a fine sense of the solitudes & empty spaces of the American Southwest.
New/Wraps. New, hidden in our wharehouse for years! # A7674. $6.25     Inquire Now  
Ferra, Lorraine.   A CROW DOESN'T NEED A SHADOW: A GUIDE TO WRITING POETRY FROM NATURE  
Salt Lake City: Gibbs Smith, 1994. 1st ed. 127 pages. Paperback. 0879056002 0-87905-600-2. Illustrated on every page with drawings by Diane Boardman. Poems by children who were guided to notice things in the out-of-doors.
Fine/Wraps. No sign of use or handling. # B8960. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Finck, Henry T.   MENTOR: RUSSIAN MUSIC NOVEMBER 1, 1916 SERIAL NO. 118  
New York: Mentor Association, 1916. 1st ed. 12 pages. Paperback. Booklet from the series "Learn One Thing Every Day". Contains six loose 7" X 9.5" portraits of composers with page of biography on back. Tan stiff covers with teal title and decoration. Twelve stapled pages of text and b/w illustrations on the history and development of music in Russia.
VG/Wraps. Clean, firm, no name or marks. Wear on top part of spine. # B2817. $5.75     Inquire Now  
Fine, Janice, & Lois Watt.   BENITO AND THE BOOTSTRAPS  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1970. 1st ed. 48 pages. Hardcover. 0811103811 0-8111-0381-1. Illustrated throughout with drawings by Barbara Brigham. Told in rhyme, the story of an inner-city child warned by a cop to stay in school and "pull himself up by the bootstraps".
Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives with a hint of aging. # B4175. $34.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Finger, Charles J.   BOBBIE AND JOCK AND THE MAILMAN  
New York: Jr. Lit. Guild/Henry Holt & Co, 19. 1st ed. 156 pages. Hardcover. Story of little girl's adventure at her uncle's farm. Illustrated throughout with drawings by Helen Finger. Blue cloth-covered boards with black titles on front and spine. Pictorial map endpapers.
X-Lib Good+/No Jacke. Hinges and all pages firm and undamaged. Owner name dated 1942. Former library copy with library name stamped on two places inside. Corners lightly bumped, spine ends worn. # E2085. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fleming, David L.   BORDER CROSSINGS: A NOVEL  
Fort Worth: TCU Press, 1993. 1st ed. 304 pages. Hardcover. 087565116X 0-87565-116-X. New book from our older stock, purchased from TCU in October 1993. Still in publisher shrinkwrap.
New/New. # 07828. $24.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Flores, Dan.   CAPROCK CANYONLANDS: JOURNEYS INTO THE HEART OF THE SOUTHERN PLAINS, TWENTIETH ANNIVERSARY EDITION  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2010. New Edition. 204 pages. Paperback. 1603441808 1-60344-180-8. Nice work presenting the history of the Caprock Escarpment, Palo Duro Canyon and the dramatic vistas of the Texas Plains. Color photos, foreword by Annie Proulx, afterword by Thomas R. Dunlap. Bibliography and index. Flex bound, with french flaps.
VG/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, nick at spine top. # E0687. $19.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Flynn, Robert.   SEASONAL RAIN  
San Antonio: Corona Publishing, 1986. 1st ed. 175 pages. Paperback. 0931722608 0-931722-60-8.
New/New. New book from older stock. Trade paperback with Dj. # 06430. $7.00     Inquire Now  
Fojtik, Sonja.   SONJA'S POEMS  
La Grange: La Grange Journal, 1969. 1st ed. 135 pages. Hardcover. Poems published posthumously by the author's parents. Blue boards with faded gilt titles.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Foxing on the boards and text edges. No wear. # B6842. $15.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Foreman, Paul.   SUGARLAND (SIGNED)  
Berkeley, CA: Thorp Springs, 1978. 1st ed. 159 pages. Hardcover. 0914476769 0-914476-76-9. Illustrated with drawings by Andrew Curry. A novel set in Texas prison in the 1950's. Signed by the author on the title page.
Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Black and red Dj has some surface scuffing. # B6839. $38.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Forster, E. M.   ROOM WITH A VIEW, HOWARDS END, AND MAURICE (3 IN 1 BOOK CLUB ED.)  
New York: Book of the Month Club, no date. Reprint. 966 pages. Hardcover.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, looks unread. Green binding & Dj. # B0752. $12.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Forsyth, Frederick.   PHANTOM OF MANHATTAN (FRANKLIN SIGNED FIRST EDITION)  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1999. Limited ed. 177 pages. Leather. In black leather, with two raised spine bands, gilt decorations and lettering, and silk ribbon. All edges gilt. Illustrated by Bruce Waldman. Signed in blue ink by the author on special page bound in. Includes publisher information sheet. Signed 1st edition limited to 1,000 unnumbered copies. .
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. # E0324. $50.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fowles, John.   THE FRENCH LIEUTENANT'S WOMAN  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1979. Limited ed. 489 pages. Leather. Dark blue leather covered boards with gilt decoration and title. Three raised bands on the spine. All edges gilt. Moire endpapers and satin ribbon marker. Signed in blue ink by the author on tissue protected blank page following the endpaper. Special message to the subscriber from the author. Illustrated by Elaine Raphael and Don Bolognese. Includes editors booklet. .
Fine/No Jacket. Tight, no indication of use or handling. Edges of moire endpapers have have faded because of rayon content in the fabric. # E1470. $40.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fox, H.B.   THE 2000-MILE TURTLE  
Austin: Madrona Press, 1975. Reprint. 128 pages. Hardcover. 0890520143 0-89052-014-3. Gift inscription, SIGNED by the author.
Near Fine/Good+. Coffee cup ring on front, o/w a solid copy. # B5347. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Francis, Dick.   SHATTERED (SIGNED)  
New York: Putnam, 2000. 1st ed. 289 pages. Hardcover. 0399146601 0-399-14660-1.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, author signed. # B6515. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Frantz, Joe B.   SOUTHWESTERN HISTORICAL QUARTERLY VOL. LXXVIII, NO. 2 OCT. 1974  
Austin: Texas State Historical, 1974. 1st ed. 113 pages. Paperback. Sam Rayburn fight for public electricity, Railroad squabbles, Victoria, Texas 1880-1920. St. Mary's Church, Victoria on cover.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. White cover a little darkened and foxed. # B5538. $14.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Frantz, Joe B.   THE SOUTHWESTERN HISTORICAL QUARTERLY VOL.LXXIX OCTOBER, 1975  
Austin: Texas State Historical, 1975. 1st ed. 123 pages. Paperback. Two essays on antebellum politics and religion in Texas, and three others. Book reviews. Cover depicts snowy farm scene of hog-killing time painting by H.O. Kelly.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Slightly warped from storage. # B5727. $10.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Frantz, Joe B.   SOUTHWESTERN HISTORICAL QUARTERLY VOL. LXXX, NO. 3 JANUARY 1977  
Austin: Texas State Historical, 1977. 1st ed. 109 pages. Paperback. German POWs in Texas. Steinert's view of Texas 1849. Landscape painting by POW on the cover. Book reviews.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Very light foxing on back cover. # B5539. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Freeman, John.   TWO POEMS: THE RED PATH AND THE WOUNDED BIRD (SIGNED/NUMBERED)  
Cambridge, Dunster House, 1921. 1st ed. 30 pages. Hardcover. Number 15 of fifty reserved for sale in Great Britain, numbered and signed by John Freeman. Ex-library in blue boards, gray spine with title block pasted on.
X-Lib Good+/No Jacke. Boards worn at tips. Usual library stamps, labels and pocket. # B3651. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Friedman, Michael Jan.   CROSSOVER (STAR TREK THE NEXT GENERATION)  
New York: Pocket Books, 1995. 1st ed. 305 pages. Hardcover. 0671896776 0-671-89677-6.
Fine/Fine. # A5406. $6.25     Inquire Now  
Futrelle, May.   SECRETARY OF FRIVOLOUS AFFAIRS  
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1911. 1st ed. 311 pages. Hardcover. Nice PON inked FEP dated September 10, 1911, otherwise unmarked. Spine tips bent, corners sharp. Binding tight, all pages firm. Frontis and its tissue in fine shape. Mauve boards, bright white stamped decorations.
VG/No Jacket. Textblock edges a little dark and foxed. # B5509. $34.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gaines, Ernest J.   A LESSON BEFORE DYING  
New York: Knopf, 2010. Reprint. 256 pages. Hardcover. 0679455612 0-679-45561-2.
New/New. A new book. Not a remainder. # 27964. $19.75     Inquire Now  
Galsworthy, John.   GALSWORTHY COMPACT EDITION (SEVEN VOLUMES)  
New York: Scribner, 1929. Special ed. Hardcover. Six volumes bound alike in green with gilt titles and decorations, published in 1929; I The Forsyte Saga, II A Modern Comedy, III Caravan, IV Three Novels of Society, V Three Novels of Love, VI Plays. Volume VII in slightly different green with less bright gilt titles was published in 1934 after Galsworthy won the Nobel Prize in Literature for 1932, and titled End of the Chapter. There is a folding geneaology chart of the Forsyte family tree at the back of Volume I.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no name or marks. The spines are a little sunned, but the gilt is bright. # B7859. $75.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Galsworthy, John.   THE MAN OF PROPERTY (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1964. Special ed. 285 pages. Hardcover. Includes very good brown-colored slipcase. The publisher's Sandglass leaflet describing this edition is enclosed. Book is tan linen cloth with gilt title in brown box on spine and drawing of gentleman on front. Introduction by Evelyn Waugh, and illustrations throughout by Charles Mozley. .
Good+/No Jacket. Book has no wear, no marks, but some scuff-marks on the title-bloc of spine. Slipcase has some scuffing and a dent on back edge. # E1299. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Garcia, Lionel G.   THE DAY THEY TOOK MY UNCLE AND OTHER STORIES (SIGNED)  
College Station: Texas Christian Univ., 2001. 234 pages. Hardcover. 0875652352 0-87565-235-2. Short stories, mostly from South Texas and set in Hispanic culture. SIGNED by the author on the title page.
Near Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, no wear. Publisher stamp on front endpaper. # E1943. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gardiner, Meg.   UNSUB: A NOVEL  
New York: Dutton, 2017. 1st ed. 366 pages. Hardcover. 1101985526 1101985526. Serial-killer novel with a compelling heroine.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no owner marks. # E1709. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Garland, Hamlin.   THE LIGHT OF THE STAR  
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1904. 1st ed. 277 pages. Hardcover. 1904 original, first edition in decorative taupe color cloth covers. B/w frontispiece sketch by Harrison Fisher, handsome chapter flourishes throughout.
Good+/No Jacket. Some wear to cloth at corners. # B4058. $20.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Garner, L.V.   DRAGONS: VILLAIN OR VICTIM  
Powell Butte, OR: Gargoyle Printing, 1988. 1st ed. 23 pages. Paperback. Humorous booklet purporting to be AN AUTHORATATIVE GOSPEL OF UNVARNISHED, IRREFUTABLE DRAGON HISTORY. Quite uncommon.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B6089. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Garrett, George.   SLEEPING GYPSY AND OTHER POEMS WITH DRAWINGS BY JO ALYS DOWNS  
Austin: U.T. Press, 1958. 1st ed. 70 pages. Hardcover. Uncovered in our backstock, a never sold copy in new condition. Now covered in mylar. Has a small insect stain on back of Dj, o/w as new. In mylar.
Fine/Fine. # A8220. $50.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Garrett, George.   SLEEPING GYPSY AND OTHER POEMS WITH DRAWINGS BY JO ALYS DOWNS  
Austin: U.T. Press, 1958. 1st ed. 70 pages. Hardcover. Uncovered in our backstock, a never sold copy in new condition. Now covered in mylar.
Fine/Fine. # A8219. $68.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Garvice, Charles, or Caroline Hart.   WASTED LOVE: OR ON LOVE'S ALTAR  
Cleveland: Arthur Westbrook Co., 1913. Reprint. 331 pages. Hardcover. Turn-of-the-century dime romance novel. Some printings carry title WASTED LOVE and others ON LOVE'S ALTAR. Caroline Hart was pseudonym used frequently by Garvice. Originally published 1892, but no date appears in this book. Once-white cloth-covered boards, brown titles and decoration, and oval paste-on picture of pretty lady in white dress.
Good/No Jacket. Fairly firm binding. Owner name dated August 1913. Spine worn and tanned, corners lightly bumped. # B8244. $9.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gatlin, Mrs. R.E. (Lou).   TAKE COVER  
Wichita Falls: Western Christian Found., 198. 93 pages. Hardcover. A mix of church history of the Southside Assembly of God in Wichita Falls, Texas, poems about the tornados that wiped them out, other poetry and biographical sketches of members. INSCRIBED & SIGNED copy.
Near Fine/No Jacket. # B3336. $28.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gautreaux, Tim.   THE CLEARING: A NOVEL  
New York: Knopf, 2003. 1st ed. 305 pages. Hardcover. 0375414746 0-375-41474-6.
Fine/Fine. No wear, has a remainder mark. # B9324. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Geyer, Nancy.   FRAILTIES (SIGNED)  
Boston: Little, Brown, 1985. 1st ed. 448 pages. Hardcover. 0316308927 0-316-30892-7. Novel set in Houston. SIGNED & INSCRIBED by Geyer.
VG/Good. Dj a chipped and worn. # A5869. $12.25     Inquire Now  
Gibson, Jewel.   JOSHUA BEENE AND GOD (SIGNED)  
New York: Random House, 1946. 1st ed. 238 pages. Hardcover. A humoruous portrayal of religious and political struggle in a small East Texas town. Signed by the author. Rust-brown cloth-covered boards.
VG/VG. Firm binding, Corners and spine tips show very little wear. Dustjacket chipped at spine ends. # B9461. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gil, Ildefonso Manuel.   GUSTAVO ADOLFO BECQUER: RIMAS Y LEYENDAS  
Zaragoza: Editorial Ebro, 1967. 9th ed. 128 pages. Paperback. Spanish language. Portrait frontis, concise biography, bibliography, index.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Overall tanning to cover and interior. # B5927. $18.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gilhuly, Michael and Marilyn.   PRELUDE TO GLORY: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF A TEXAS RANGER  
Macon, GA: Stroud and Hall, 2007. 1st ed. 327 pages. Hardcover. 0974537683 0-9745376-8-3. Historical fiction based on the author's Texas Ranger ancestor.
Fine/Fine. Inscribed and Signed by the both authors. # B8125. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ginsberg, Debra.   WAITING: THE TRUE CONFESSIONS OF A WAITRESS  
New York: HarperCollins, 2000. Reprint. 286 pages. Hardcover. 0060194790 0-06-019479-0. Part memoir, part social commentary, part guide on how to behave when dining out.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. # B9318. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Girodias, editor, Maurice.   THE OLYMPIA READER: SELECTIONS FROM THE TRAVELLER'S COMPANION SERIES  
New York: Ballantine Books, 1967. Reprint. 699 pages. Paperback. First Ballantine printing with "every word of the $12.50 Grove Press edition". Small corner of cover bent along with half dozen pages.
Good+/Wraps. Tight, no PON or marks. Cover light wear, half inch tear top front. # B4324. $5.00   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  
Glasscock, C.B.   MAN-HUNT: BANDITS AND THE SOUTHERN PACIFIC  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1929. Reprint. 294 pages. Hardcover. True stories of chasing train robbers in the West in the late 19th century. B/w photos. Blue cloth-covered boards with black tiles.
VG/No Jacket. Firm binding, no name or marks. Spine is tanned. Corners sharp, spine tips softened. # B9485. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Golden, Morris.   SELF OBSERVED: SWIFT, JOHNSON AND WORDSWORTH  
Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ., 1972. 2nd ed. 190 pages. Hardcover. 0801812895 0-8018-1289-5.
Good+/Good+. Clean, tight. Lower edge of pages and Dj wavey from damp in the past. # A9918. $4.50     Inquire Now  
Goldhill, Simon.   AESCHYLUS: THE ORESTEIA (LANDMARKS OF WORLD LITERATURE)  
Cambridge: Cambridge University, 1996. Reprint. 102 pages. Paperback. 0521408539 0-521-40853-9.
New/Wraps. A new copy. # B4061. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Goldman, William.   WHICH LIE DID I TELL¨: MORE ADVENTURES IN THE SCREEN TRADE (FRANKLIN SIGNED FIRST EDITION)  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 2000. Limited ed. 489 pages. Leather. In very dark blue leather, with three raised spine bands, gilt decorations and lettering, and silk ribbon. All edges gilt. Illustrated by Mark Rogalski. Index. SIGNED by the author. Includes publisher information sheet. Signed 1st edition limited to 1,200 copies. .
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. # E0321. $110.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Goodwin, Maud Wilder.   SIR CHRISTOPHER: A ROMANCE OF A MARYLAND MANOR IN 1644  
Boston: Little, Brown, 1901. 1st ed. 411 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated by Howard Pyle and three other artists in b/w. Historical romance set in seventeenth century America. Green cloth with bright gilt titles and gilt and black decoration.
Good/No Jacket. Binding firm. Moderate soiling front cover. Spine tips a bit softened. # B6427. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Goodwyn, Frank.   THE MAGIC OF LIMPING JOHN: A STORY OF THE MEXICAN BORDER COUNTRY  
New York: Farrar & Reinhart, 1944. 275 pages. Hardcover. A Borderlands story with woodcut illustrations by Grace Greenwood. Black cloth-covered boards with bright gilt title on front. Spine cloth is faded, but title still visible. SIGNED on front free endpaper by the author.
Good+/No Jacket. Firm binding, no owner name or marks. Corners and spine ends a little curled, spine sun-faded. # E0855. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Graham, Don (editor).   LITERARY AUSTIN  
Fort Worth: Texas Christian Univ., 2007. 1st ed. 461 pages. Hardcover. 0875653421 0-87565-342-1. Selections from some of Austin's distinguished writers including O. Henry, Dave Oliphant, John Lomax, Roy Bedichek, Liz Carpenter, Mary Lasswell, John Henry Faulk, Walter P. Webb, J. Frank Dobie, Ann Richards, Larry McMurty, Molly Ivins and many others.
Near Fine/Fine. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine and unread. # E2148. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Green, Ben K.   HORSE TRADIN'  
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1977. Reprint. 304 pages. Hardcover. 039442929X 0-394-42929-X. Dr. Green writes of his experiences around the corrals, livery stables and wagonyards of the cattleman's West. Illustrated with drawings by Lorence Bjorklund.
VG/Good. Tight binding, clean and square. Gift inscription on FEP. Dustjacket is price clipped and has chips along top edge. # B8280. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Green, Ben K.   A THOUSAND MILES OF MUSTANGIN'  
Flagstaff: Northland, 1972. 1st ed. 145 pages. Hardcover. 0873580982 0-87358-098-2. A yarn of a year-long odyssey chasing wild mustangs in the Big Bend and Mexico in an effort to make a fast dollar. Illustrated by Joe Beeler. Light brown cloth-covered boards with gilt horse on front and gilt title on spine.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, no name or writing. Corners sharp. Small blue scuff-mark on spine, and another on the back. # E1778. $23.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Greenblatt, Stephen.   THE SWERVE: HOW THE WORLD BECAME MODERN  
New York: W.W. Norton, 2011. Reprint. 356 pages. Hardcover. 0393064476 0-393-06447-6. The story of Poggio Bracciolini's 13th century rediscovery of Lucretius' ON THE NATURE OF THINGS led to the modern world.
Fine/Fine. No marks or wear. # B8868. $19.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Greene, A.C.   THE 50 BEST BOOKS ON TEXAS  
Dallas: Pressworks, 1982. 1st ed. 90 pages. Paperback. 0939722143 0-939722-14-3. Greene's choice, by his rules, and a very good list. Lots of info and insights in his commentaries.
VG/Wraps. Spine is sun faded, else a very nice copy. # B7006. $6.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Greene, A.C.   THE HIGHLAND PARK WOMAN: A COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES  
Bryan: Shearer Publishing, 1983. 1st ed. 195 pages. Hardcover. 094067212X 0-940672-12-X. Fifteen stories of humor and insight on the people of modern Texas.
New/New. A new book out of our archives. # B7435. $28.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Greene, A.C.   THE SANTA CLAUS BANK ROBBERY  
New York: Knopf, 1973. 267 pages. Hardcover. 0394443799 0-394-44379-9. Greene recounts the hapless and tragic bank robbery in Cisco, Texas which took the lives of seven people. In ochre cloth with gilt lettering. SIGNED by the author.
Fine/VG. Dustjacket spine ends a bit softened. # A0826. $60.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Greer, Hilton R.   VOICES OF THE SOUTHWEST: A BOOK OF TEXAN VERSE  
New York: Macmillan, 1923. 1st ed. 207 pages. Hardcover. Compilation of Texan poetry includes Lamar, Potter, McPherson, Baker, Sjolander and many others.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Firm copy with no name or marks. No dustjacket. # B8190. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Greer, Hilton R.   VOICES OF THE SOUTHWEST: A BOOK OF TEXAN VERSE  
New York: Macmillan, 1923. 1st ed. 207 pages. Hardcover. Compilation of Texan poetry includes Lamar, Potter, McPherson, Baker, Sjolander and many others.
Near Fine/No Jacket. # A0149. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Greer-Petrie, Cordia.   ANGELINE AT THE SEELBACH (SIGNED)  
Loiusville, KY: Angeling Publishing Co., 193. Reprint. 29 pages. Paperback. Signed by the author. One in a series featuring hill people of the Southern U.S., speaking in dialec Stapled booklet in brown stiff card covers with deckle edge on front cover.
Fine/Wraps. No sign of handling, an exceptionally fine copy. # E0532. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gregory, Horace.   THE SHIELD OF ACHILLES: ESSAYS ON BELIEFS IN POETRY  
New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1944. 1st ed. 211 pages. Hardcover. Included is review clipped from the NY Herald Tribune of April 23, 1944. Stated first edition in price intact dustjacket.
Near Fine/Good+. Solid, clean, previous owner name. Dj chipped along top edge. # B1687. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Griffin, Peter.   LESS THAN A TREASON: HEMINGWAY IN PARIS  
New York: Oxford University Press, 1990. 1st ed. 197 pages. Hardcover. 019505332X 0-19-505332-X. Second installment of Griffin's Hemingway biography, covering the early years in Paris.
Near Fine/Near Fine. No wear or marks, but light foxing on top edge and foredge. Price intact on dustjacket. # B9308. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Grisham, John.   LOS LITIGANTES (SPANISH LANGUAGE)  
Plaza Janes, 2012. Reprint. 498 pages. Paperback. Spanish language edition of Grisham's TRIAL. softcover book with french flaps.
Good+/Wraps. Previous owner name. Binding firm, but has reader creases. # B7456. $10.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Grisham, John.   THE PARTNER  
New York: Bantam, 2012. Reprint. 468 pages. Paperback. 0345531957 0-345-53195-7. Mass-market paperback reprint of Grisham's 1997 classic. In the slighly taller, 4.125 x 7.5 inch format.
New/Wraps. New copies. # 33683. $4.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Groseclose, David A.   JAMES A. MICHENER: A BIBLIOGRAPHY  
Austin: State House Press, 1996. 336 pages. Hardcover. 1880510235 1-880510-23-5. Over 2,500 entries make this the most complete bibliography of the writings by & about James Michener. Introduction by Michener. Indexed.
New/No Jacket. A new book, published without a Dj, still in shrinkwrap. # 14094. $33.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Guest, Edgar A.   A HEAP O'LIVIN'  
Chicago: Reilly & Britton, 1917. Reprint. 192 pages. Hardcover. Fourth printing dated March 10, 1917. Black cloth covered boards with bright gilt ribbon design.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, solid, sharp corners, no name or writing. Ink spot on foredge. # B1310. $4.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Guilds, John Caldwell.   NINETEENTH-CENTURY SOUTHERN FICTION  
Columbus, OH: Charles E. Merrill, 1970. 1st ed. 321 pages. Paperback. 0675093082 0-675-09308-2. Designed as a supplementary text for general course in Southern history or literature. Shorter works by eleven authors, including Poe, Cable, Longstreet, and Chopin.
VG/Wraps. Tight, unused, but has light shelfwear. No marks. # B7093. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gulf Coast Intercollegiate, Conference.   GULF BREEZE, 1996: A GULF COAST INTERCOLLEGIATE SHOWCASE OF STUDENT WRITING  
No Place: Gulf Coast Intercoll., 1996. 1st ed. 76 pages. Paperback. A collection of 46 poems and short stories submitted by students of Texas Gulf Coast colleges including: Baytown Lee; San Jacinto; Brazosport; Galveston; North Harris CC; COM; Alvin & Wharton.
X-Lib VG/No Jacket. Former non-circulating library copy. Stickers & stamps. # B5369. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gulf Coast Intercollegiate, Conference.   GULF BREEZE: THE BEST OF THE BEST, SPRING 1995  
No Place: Gulf Coast Intercoll., 1995. 1st ed. 53 pages. Paperback. A collection of 59 poems and short stories submitted by students of Texas Gulf Coast colleges including: Baytown Lee; San Jacinto; Brazosport; Galveston; North Harris CC; COM; Alvin & Wharton.
X-Lib VG/No Jacket. Former non-circulating library copy. Stickers. Nice in mylar. # B5368. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gulick, Bill, & Thomas Rothrock.   ABILENE OR BUST: A JUNIOR TRAIL BLAZER BOOK  
New York: Cupples & Leon Company, 1946. 244 pages. Hardcover. Cattle trailing adventure for young readers. This publisher never indicates first or later printing. Map endpapers. Illustrated with drawings by Richard Correll. Rust colored cloth-covered boards with darker title and decoration.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, firm, no owner name or marks. Spine ends softened, corners sharp. # B8390. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gunter, Archibald Clavering.   MR. POTTER OF TEXAS: A NOVEL  
London: George Routledge & Sons, 1888. 278 pages. Boards. Lively adventure set during the 1880s, beginning with a raucous encounter with Moslem mobs in Alexandria, Egypt and the arrival of Mr. Potter and American Marines. In pictorial paper covers over boards, part of Routledge's Railway Library Series (fifth). Adverts for patent meds and lists of Routledge's One- & Two-Shilling volumes.
Good+/No Jacket. Moderate wear, but solid and presentable. # B9426. $55.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hale, Edward Everett.   MAN WITHOUT A COUNTRY (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1936. Reprint. 55 pages. Leather. Brown leather covered boards, map embossed on front, and gilt title on spine. Six colored illustrations by Edward A. Wilson, introduction by Carl Van Doren. Teal-blue paper covered slipcase, Sandglass leaflet included. Reprint with the additional contents of the 1936 Limited Editions Club issue.
Fine/No Jacket. Book is tight. without wear or marks. Solid sipcase is tanned along open edges. # E1898. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hale, Leon.   SUPPER TIME: RECOLLECTIONS AND RECIPES  
Houston: Winedale Publishing, 1999. Reprint. 210 pages. Hardcover. 0965746836 0-9657468-3-6. In this stroll through the kitchens of his life, the author recreates the food and stories of our parents and grandparents.
Near Fine/Fine. No wear on book or Dj, but has PO name and address stamped on FEP. # B7715. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hale, Leon.   TURN SOUTH AT THE SECOND BRIDGE  
Garden City: Doubleday, 1965. Reprint. 216 pages. Hardcover. Leon Hale writes humorous tall tales of the people of the Gulf Coast.
VG/Good. Top edge lightly foxed, edge wear to dj. # A0417. $8.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hale, Leon, & Ancel Nunn.   MIRACLES OUT OF A '22 CHEVY  
Fredericksburg: Shearer Publishing, 1983. 1st ed. 8 pages. Paperback. A personal story from Hale's childhood years, originally published in a different form in the December '74 TEXAS PARADE MAGAZINE. Illustrated with a drawing by Ancel Nunn. Stapled chap book with a deckle foredge. Probably a publisher's Christmas gift.
Fine/Wraps. No sign of handling. # B7704. $40.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Halsell, H.H.   RANGER (SIGNED)  
Dallas: Wilkinson Printing, 1947. 2nd ed. 95 pages. Hardcover. Historical fiction on the Texas frontier, signed by the author who was born in 1860. Indian fighting adventure and romance after the Civil War. Orange cloth-covered boards with a blue paste-on block containing the title and stage coach illustration. Dustjacket is gold foil with black title and stagecoach drawing.
Fine/Near Fine. Tight, no owner name or marks. No wear on book. Dustjacket has several very tiny edge tears, but no scuffing. # B8341. $75.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hamilton, Laurell K.   BULLET: AN ANITA BLAKE, VAMPIRE HUNTER NOVEL  
New York: Berkley Books, 2010. 1st ed. 356 pages. Hardcover. 0425234339 0-425-23433-9.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj has no wear. # B3877. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hamilton, Laurell K.   A CARESS OF TWILIGHT  
New York: Ballantine Books, 2002. 1st ed. 326 pages. Hardcover. 0345435273 0-345-43527-3. Book two in the Meredith Gentry, faerie princess series.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj price intact. # B8157. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hamilton, Laurell K.   CERULEAN SINS: AN ANITA BLAKE, VAMPIRE HUNTER NOVEL  
New York: Berkley Books, 2003. 1st ed. 405 pages. Hardcover. 0425188361 0-425-18836-1. Book eleven of the Anita Blake series.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj price intact, no tears or chips. # B8161. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hamilton, Laurell K.   FLIRT: AN ANITA BLAKE, VAMPIRE HUNTER NOVEL  
New York: Berkley Books, 2010. 1st ed. 171 pages. Hardcover. 042523567X 0-425-23567-X.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. # B9739. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hamilton, Wade.   GUN LOBOS  
New York: Arcadia House, 1952. 224 pages. Hardcover. Good old-time cowboy adventure fiction set in the Montana Territory.
VG/Fair. Dustjacket edgeworn with chips and short tears. Book is nice. # A4903. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hamilton, Laurell K.   A LICK OF FROST  
New York: Ballantine Books, 2007. 1st ed. 274 pages. Hardcover. 034549590X 0-345-49590-X. Book six in the Meredith Gentry, faerie princess series.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj price intact. # B8155. $4.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hamilton, Laurell K.   MISTRAL'S KISS  
New York: Ballantine Books, 2006. 1st ed. 212 pages. Hardcover. 0345443586 0-345-44358-6. Fifth book in the Meredith Gentry, faerie princess series.
Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj price intact, slightly wrinkled at top edge. # B8153. $4.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hamilton, Laurell K.   NARCISSUS IN CHAINS  
New York: Berkley Books, 2001. 1st ed. 424 pages. Hardcover. 0425181685 0-425-18168-5. The tenth book in the Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter series.
VG/Fine. A few pages dogeared, else unmarked. # B8154. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hamilton, Laurell K.   STRANGE CANDY  
New York: Berkley Books, 2006. 1st ed. 257 pages. Hardcover. 0425212017 0-425-21201-7. A collection of stories, including an Anita Blake short tale.
VG/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj price intact, no tears or chips. # B8160. $4.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hamilton, Laurell K.   A STROKE OF MIDNIGHT  
New York: Ballantine Books, 2005. 1st ed. 366 pages. Hardcover. 0345443578 0-345-44357-8. Book four in the Meredith Gentry, faerie princess series.
Near Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj price intact. # B8158. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Handeland, Lori.   ANY GIVEN DOOMSDAY (SIGNED)  
New York: St. Martin's, 2008. ARC ed. 343 pages. Paperback. 0312949197 0-312-94919-7. Advance Reading copy, with author signed bookplate.
Fine/Wraps. Never read. # B8514. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hansen, (editor) Harry, & O. Henry.   STORIES OF O. HENRY (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1965. Reprint. 366 pages. Hardcover. Forty short stories with illustrations by John Groth. Rose paper-covered boards, darker rose cloth spine with gilt title and decorations. Pink paper-covered slipcase. Six double-page water color plates and forty-four drawings. Includes publisher's Sandglass leaflet.
Near Fine/VG. Book has no wear, no marks. Slipcase has minor discolorstion around edges. # E1514. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Harrigan, Stephen.   CHALLENGER PARK (SIGNED)  
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2006. 1st ed. 397 pages. Hardcover. 0375412050 0-375-41205-0. Novel about astronauts and the space program.
Fine/Fine. SIGNED by Harrigan on the half title page. # B0312. $15.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Harris, Credo.   WHERE THE SOULS OF MEN ARE CALLING  
New York: Britton Publishing, 1918. 1st ed. 298 pages. Hardcover. A novel of world War I. Color frontis.
Good+/No Jacket. Clean, tight, PON. Corners sharp. Endpapers discolored. # B6262. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Harrison, Kim.   BLACK MAGIC SANCTION  
New York: HarperCollins/Eos, 2010. 1st ed. 487 pages. Hardcover. 0061138037 0-06-113803-7.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Bright Dj has no wear. # B3876. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hastings, Howard L.   WATCH: SHEPHERD OF THE RANGE  
New York: Cupples & Leon, 1939. 278 pages. Hardcover. Story for young readers about thre ranch kids and their sheep-hearding dog. Lots of adventures. Pale orange boards with red titles on front and spine. Top edge dyed red. No dustjacket.
VG/No Jacket. Very firm binding and hinges. Corners lightly bumped. No name or marks. # E2088. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hawthorne, Nathaniel.   THE SCARLET LETTER  
Ashland, OR: Blackstone Audio, 2008. Reprint. Aud-CD. 1433212625 1433212625. Unabridged on 8 CDs read by Kristen Underwood.
Near Fine/Near Fine. CDs, folding sleeves, and box all unmarked. # B8932. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hayes, Anna Hansen.   BUCKSKIN AND SMOKE  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1971. 1st ed. 119 pages. Hardcover. 0811104273 0-8111-0427-3. From our decades-old never sold stock...a new book. Depicting family life on the Idaho frontier, thinly disguised as fiction.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. No wear on book or Dj. Dj price-clipped. # B4209. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hazzard, Shirley.   THE GREAT FIRE  
London: Virago Press, 2004. Reprint. 314 pages. Paperback. 1844081397 1-84408-139-7. Fiction by Australian author.
Fine/Wraps. No sign of use or handling. # B8027. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Heat-Moon, William Least.   ROADS TO QUOZ: AN AMERICAN MOSEY  
Boston: Little, Brown, 2008. 1st ed. 581 pages. Hardcover. 0316110256 0-316-11025-6. Journey on back roads, with bits of history stirred in.
Fine/Fine. # B9758. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hebert, Rachel Bluntzer.   SHADOWS ON THE NUECES: THE SAGA OF CHEPITA RODRIGUEZ (SIGNED)  
Georgia: Banner Press / Emory U., 1942. Reprint. 91 pages. Hardcover. The true legend of Chepita Rodriguez, unjustly hanged in San Patricio in 1863, set in poetic verse. In green embossed silk cloth with gilt lettering. Quite uncommon. Signed by the author on the title page.
VG/Fair. Dustjacket has chips at corners and spine ends. A narrow strip torn out of dustjacket back. Book shows no wear, hinges tight. # E1724. $90.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Heine, Heinrich.   POEMS OF HEINRICH HEINE (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1957. Reprint. 297 pages. Hardcover. Patterned blue paper-covered boards, teal cloth spine with gilt title. Illustrated by Fritz Kredel. Selected and translated by Louis Untermeyer. Blue slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included. .
Fine/No Jacket. Book has no wear, no marks. Very good slipcase has tanning at edges. # E1894. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hemingway (editor), Ernest.   MEN AT WAR: THE BEST WAR STORIES OF ALL TIME  
New York: Crown Publishers, 1942. 1st ed. 1072 pages. Hardcover. Eighty-two short stories of conflicts over the past 2,000 years. Gift inscription 'Seasons Greetings to one of our Fighting Warriors, dated Christmas 1942'. First printing.
Good+/No Jacket. Binding firm, gift inscription. A few slightly lightend spots on cover. # E2026. $47.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hemyng, Bracebridge.   JACK HARKAWAY AND THE BUSHRANGERS  
New York: Federal Book Company, no date. 249 pages. Hardcover. Nice grey and green decorated cover, with paste down of Jack himself. Gift inscription " To Harry from Clarence, Christmas 1910'. Nine pages of other books offered by publisher at rear.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked save for penciled inscription. # B3447. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hendee, Barb and J.C.   THROUGH STONE AND SEA: A NOVEL OF THE NOBLE DEAD  
New York: ROC, 2010. 1st ed. 424 pages. Hardcover. 0451463129 0-451-46312-9.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked first edition. # B3901. $12.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Henderson, David M.   ONE SCIENTIST'S AWARENESS OF GOD AND OUR UNIVERSE (SIGNED)  
Pittsburgh: Dorrance, 2016. 1st ed. 132 pages. Hardcover. 1480930652 1480930652. Signed by the author and dated November 2016. Tha author attempts to integrate accepted scientific ideas with our awareness of God.
New/No Jacket. New book, signed by the author. # E0693. $21.00   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  
Hernandez, Miguel, & Thomas C. Jones (Tr   SONGBOOK OF ABSENCES  
Washington D.C.: Charioteer Press, 1972. 1st ed. 56 pages. Hardcover. Translations and introduction by Thomas C. Jones, Jr., in a limited edition of 400 copies. Gift inscription signed Tom Jones. Includes a typewritten letter signed Tom Jones. Front free endpaper has a Library of Congress stamp and a Congressional gift stamp. .
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, o/w unmarked. Dj has 2-3 tiny closed edge tears. # A9355. $54.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Herron, Ida Honaker.   THE SMALL TOWN IN AMERICAN DRAMA  
Dallas: SMU Press, 1969. 1st ed. 564 pages. Hardcover. A history of the development of drama of the village and small town. Over 300 plays referenced. B/w photos and illustrations.
Near Fine/Near Fine. SIGNED & INSCRIBED to a favorite graduate student. A very nice copy. # A5737. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hersey, John.   THE WALL  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1982. Limited ed. 579 pages. Leather. Dark green leather covered boards with gilt decoration and title. Four raised bands on the spine. All edges gilt. Moire endpapers and satin ribbon marker. Signed in blue ink by the author on tissue protected blank page following the endpaper. Special message to the subscriber from the author. Illustrated by Luba Krugman Gurdus. Includes editors booklet. .
Near Fine/No Jacket. Tight, no indication of use or handling. Endpaper faded a little along edges. # E1473. $40.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hetley, James A.   SUMMER COUNTRY  
New York: Penguin Books, 2002. 1st ed. 361 pages. Paperback. 0441009727 0-441-00972-7. Celtic fantasy.
Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, no marks, creases or rubs. # A8594. $3.00     Inquire Now  
Hiaasen, Carl.   BAD MONKEY  
New York: Knopf, 2013. 1st ed. 317 pages. Hardcover. 0307272591 0-307-27259-1. Wildly unpredictable characters and events, and Hiaasen's ever-present evil real-estate speculators make another humorous outing.
Near Fine/Fine. Perfect save for a rear free endpaper which looks like it was damaged in the binding process. # B8104. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hiaasen, Carl.   SKINNY DIP  
New York: Knopf, 2004. 1st ed. 355 pages. Hardcover. 0375411089 0-375-41108-9. First edition of another romp through the swamps of south Florida.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no name or marks. # E1639. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hichens, Robert.   THE GARDEN OF ALLAH  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1927. Reprint. 482 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated with b/w scenes from the 1927 film directed by Rex Ingram and starring Alice Terry, Ivan Petrovich, and Marcel Vibert.
Good/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no name or marks. Smudge at spine top on title. # B6865. $10.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hickam, Jr., Homer H.   BACK TO THE MOON (SIGNED)  
New York: Delacorte Press, 1999. 1st ed. 447 pages. Hardcover. 0385334222 0-385-33422-2. Space adventure signed by the author, and inscribed to fellow NASA engineer 'To Bob-who knows the truth about all within!'
Near Fine/Near Fine. # E1810. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hicks, Mack.   MARTYR'S TOMB  
Pinellas Park: Splenium House, 2001. 1st ed. 246 pages. Paperback. 0971258759 0-9712587-5-9.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # B9298. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Higginson, Thomas W.   THE HAWTHORNE CENTENARY CELEBRATION AT THE WAYSIDE, CONCORD MASSACHUSETTS JULY 4-7, 1904  
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1905. 1st ed. 208 pages. Hardcover. Six b/w photos, and engraved portrait of Hawthorne frontis. Memorials and remininiscences of the American author, given in celebration of the hundredth anniversary of his birth. Event held at his old home, Wayside. Burgandy cloth-covered boardds with bright gilt titles on front and spine. Bright gilt top edge.
Good+/No Jacket. Solid, unmarked. Light scuffing at corners and spine tips, else VG. # E0120. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hijuelos, Oscar.   MR. IVES' CHRISTMAS  
New York: HarperCollins, 1995. 1st ed. 248 pages. Hardcover. 0060171316 0-06-017131-6.
Fine/Near Fine. # A5573. $5.50     Inquire Now  
Hill, Clyde Walton.   THE CALL OF EMPIRE  
Dallas: Tardy Publishing, 1936. 314 pages. Hardcover. A historical novel of Texas and the Southwest. X-lib, stamps & pocket, but tight and nice.
X-Lib VG/No Jacket. # A1631. $4.00     Inquire Now  
Hillerman, Tony.   THE WAILING WIND  
New York: HarperCollins, 2002. 1st ed. 232 pages. Hardcover. 0060194448 0-06-019444-8.
Fine/VG. # A7892. $4.50     Inquire Now  
Hilton, James.   SO WELL REMEMBERED  
Boston: Atlantic / Little Brown, 1945. 1st ed. 309 pages. Hardcover.
Near Fine/No Jacket. # A5688. $4.00     Inquire Now  
Hime, James.   WHERE ARMADILLOS GO TO DIE: A MYSTERY  
New York: Minotaur Books, 2009. 1st ed. 307 pages. Hardcover. 0312534868 0-312-53486-8. A Jeremiah Spur mystery.
Near Fine/Near Fine. No wear, no marks. # B9887. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hoermann, P. Alto.   THE DAUGHTER OF TEHUAN: OR TEXAS OF THE PAST CENTURY  
San Antonio: Standard Printing Co., 1932. 1st ed. 292 pages. Hardcover. Historical fiction first published in 1866 in German. Written by a missionary stationed at old San Jose Mission near San Antonio during the years 1859-1864. Includes a biographical sketch of the author by the translator Alois Braun. The grey cloth-covered boards are illustrated on front with a mission scene. Dustjacket is pink and illustrated with the same scene in blue.
Near Fine/Fair. Clean,tight, no wear or owner name. Dustjacket is worn on edges and corners and faded on spine. If there was a dustjacket spine title, it has faded away. # B8363. $180.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Holchak, Bill.   THE BURNT ORANGE COFFIN: LOS MUERTOS NO HABLAN  
Philadelphia: Xlibris, 2001. Reprint. 169 pages. Paperback. 0738863750 0-7388-6375-0. Murder mystery in UT orange.
Near Fine/Wraps. tight, unmarked, no wear. # B8604. $4.95   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Holden, Genevieve.   DON'T GO IN ALONE  
Garden City: Crime Club / Doubleday, 1965. 1st ed. 192 pages. Hardcover. Published for the Crime Club by Doubleday. First edition stated. In full rust color cloth.
VG/VG. A nice copy in like jacket. # B3542. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Honan, Park.   AUTHORS' LIVES: ON LITERARY BIOGRAPHY AND THE ARTS OF LANGUAGE  
New York: St. Martin's, 1990. 1st ed. 279 pages. Hardcover. 0312042612 0-312-04261-2. Discusses literary biographies in the light of our wish to see how history affected authors.
Fine/Near Fine. No wear, no marks. # B9215. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hope, Laura Lee.   THE BLYTHE GIRLS: HELEN'S STRANGE BOARDER OR THE GIRL FROM BRONX PARK  
Racine: Whitman Publishing, 1925. Reprint. 214 pages. Hardcover. Fourth title in the twelve book series. Originally published in 1925 by Grosset & Dunlap. In chartreuse green cloth covers with black lettering.
Good+/Good. Binding tight, hinges firm, pages have tanned. Penciled gift inscription on FEP. Colorful dustjacket is scuffed and chipped along edges and flapfolds. # E1449. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hopkins, Kenneth.   SHE DIED BECAUSE...  
New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1964. 1st Am. ed. 191 pages. Hardcover.
VG/Good. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj wrinkled at spine tips, lower front. Not pc # B3550. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hotchner, A.E.   HEMINGWAY AND HIS WORLD  
New York: Vendome Press, 1989. 1st ed. 207 pages. Hardcover. 0865651159 0-86565-115-9. Illustrated biography with personal reminiscences of the author, a good friend of Hemingway. Bibliography and index.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight, square binding. No wear, no name or writing. # E1787. $42.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Houfe, Simon.   THE BIRTH OF THE STUDIO 1893-1895  
no place: Antique Collectors Club, 1990. 1st ed. 176 pages. Paperback. 0902028448 0-902028-44-8. Twenty-seven articles from the early years of THE STUDIO. The magazine became almost the 'Bible' for modern, stylish living, focusing attention on art, furniture, interiors, fabrics, architecture, and manageable, modern ways of living.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Faint reader crease on spine. Sticker ghost. # B6050. $45.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
House, Boyce.   HOW I TOOK HOLLYWOOD BY STORM  
Dallas: Banks Upshaw and Company, 1942. Limited ed. 26 pages. Hardcover. This first edition is limited to three hundred signed and numbered copies, this being number 13. Illustrated by Vic LeMay. House's funny account of his adventures in Hollywood as a consultant on the movie Boom Town. Blue moire silk over boards with bright gilt title on front. SIGNED by Boyce House.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no wear or owner marks. # B8205. $38.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Housman, Laurence.   THE ADVENTURES OF SINBAD THE SAILOR / ADVENTURES OF BARON MUNCHAUSEN A WONDER TALE FOR ALL CHILDREN ILLUSTRATED BY BLAINE AND DORE  
New York: Three Sirens Press, 1936. 291 pages. Hardcover. Two books in one volume. Black pebbled leather-look with red and gilt titles and decorations. Red ribbon marker. Hinges and all very tight. 1936 edition. Sinbad is illustrated by Mahlon Blaine, and Munchausen is illustrated by Dore.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Slight rubbing at tips. Many pages still unopened. # B0330. $32.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Howard, Robert E.   CONAN THE BARBARIAN  
New York: Gnome Press, Inc., 1954. 1st ed. 224 pages. Hardcover. A first printing hardcover collection of five novelettes which originally appeared in various issues of Weird Tales magazine between 1933 & 1935. Stories include: Black Colossus; Shadows in the Moonliht; A Witch Shall Be Born; Shadows in Zamboula; & The Devil in Iron. First edition stated. $3.00 dj price intact. Cover art by Emsh.
VG/Good+. Dustjacket has minor edgewear, with 1/8 inch losses at top & bottom of spine. Pages tanned. Unmarked. Overall a quite presentable copy. # B9665. $195.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Huckabee, Mike.   A SIMPLE CHRISTMAS: TWELVE STORIES THAT CELEBRATE THE TRUE HOLIDAY SPIRIT (SIGNED)  
New York: Sentinel/Penguin, 2009. 1st ed. 208 pages. Hardcover. 1595230629 1-59523-062-9. Huckabee writes the Christmas memories of his family, stories of homelife in Arkansas. Signed by the author on the title page.
Fine/Fine. # B8822. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hudson, Wilson M.   ANDY ADAMS: HIS LIFE AND WRITINGS  
Dallas: SMU Press, 1964. 1st ed. 274 pages. Hardcover. Notes, bibliography of Adams' work, and index. B/w photos. Brown and cream cloth-covered boards, cowface illustrated endpapers. Rust colored dustjacket with white title and portrait of Adams.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight, no wear, no marks. Very pale foxing on edged. Dustjacket priced $5.00, has no wear, but spine is color-changed to brown. # E1994. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hudson, Wilson M.   DIAMOND BESSIE & THE SHEPHERDS  
Austin: Encino Press, 1972. 158 pages. Hardcover. Collection of fifteen articles on a wide variety of Texas folklore. Texas Folklore Society Publication Number 36. In finely woven red cloth covers. BTB 203-36.
Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives. # A0908. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hudson, Arthur Palmer.   THE SINGING SOUTH: FOLK-SONG IN RECENT FICTION  
Chapel Hill: North Carolina Folklore, 1936. Reprint. 30 pages. Paperback. Reprinted for the North Carolina Folklore Council from the July number of The Sewanee Review 1936, 1st separate printing thus. Historian's essay on the use ofballads and folksongs in modern fiction.
Near Fine/Wraps. PON on title page, o/w clean, tight. Cover, edges browning. # B0119. $12.50   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  
Hughes, Dean.   FAR FROM HOME: CHILDREN OF THE PROMISE, VOL.3  
Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2005. Reprint. 492 pages. Paperback. 1590384474 1-59038-447-4. Book 3 of WW II series about LDS family at war and on the home front.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, no reader crease, owner name sticker inside front cover. First paperback printing. # B9338. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hughes, Thomas.   TOM BROWN'S SCHOOL DAYS  
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1914. Reprint. 376 pages. Hardcover. The classic of boyhood days, in surprisingly nice condition. Black boards with bright gilt spine title & large color pastedown on front. Illustrated by Louis Rhead.
Near Fine/Good+. Unmarked and clean. Printed January 1914 (A-O). In a nice DJ,but looks more handsome without it. Dj has light edgewear w/a couple of short closed tears on back panel. # A8157. $36.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hugo, Victor.   THE TOILERS OF THE SEA (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1961. Reprint. 578 pages. Hardcover. Green cloth-covered boards with dark green decoration, silver title in dark green block on spine. Wood-cut engravings by Tranquillo Marangoni. Silver slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Book has no wear or marks, but spine cloth is faded. Slipcase has no breaks, but minor surface scuffing. # E1573. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Humphrey, William.   AH, WILDERNESS: THE FRONTIER IN AMERICAN LITERATURE  
El Paso: Texas Western Press, 1977. 1st ed. 30 pages. Paperback. 0874040574 0-87404-057-4. Number Two in the Literature Series of the University of Texas at El Paso. Stapled pamphlet being a bBrief essay on influence of the frontier on writers and readers. Frontispiece illustration by Jose Cisneros. Typo in ISBN on copyright page. Somewhat scarce.
VG/Wraps. Slight fading around edges, light crease on cover. # B9423. $26.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hurley, King.   THE INTERVIEW  
Boulder, CO: Paandaa Entertainment, 2006. 1st ed. 295 pages. Hardcover. 0977418804 0-9774188-0-4. Hurley's debut novel.
Fine/Fine. # A9995. $6.00     Inquire Now  
Hyland, Stanley.   WHO GOES HANG¨ A RED BADGE DETECTIVE MYSTERY  
New York: Dodd, Mead, 1959. Reprint. 241 pages. Hardcover. Bright yellow cover with blue titles and decoration.
Good+/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Corners sharp, spine tips softened. # B3520. $21.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ibsen, Henrik.   PEER GYNT (1929 DOUBLEDAY DORAN 1ST)  
Garden City: Doubleday, Doran, 1929. 1st ed. 287 pages. Hardcover. Ten color plates, many b/w plates and smaller illustrations by Elizabeth MacKinstry. This translation by R. Farquharson Sharp. Green paper-covered boards with blue cloth spine. Front and spine have yellow paste-on title labels. Colorful illustrated white dustjacket. Yellow endpapers illustrated in blue and green.
VG/Good. Binding firm, no name or marks. Odd staining on endpapers near hinges. Corners sharp. Dustjacket has chips on edges, worse on back top edge. # E0108. $48.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jacobs, W.W.   AT SUNWICH PORT  
London: Methuen & Co., 1928. Reprint. 292 pages. Hardcover. Story of seafaring characters told with gentle humor. Tan cloth-covered boards with dark brown titles. Off-white dustjacket with dark blue titles and harbor scene decoration. Fifteenth printing.
VG/Good+. Tight binding, unmarked, sharp corners. Dustjacket has wear at spine ends, tiny tears on top edge, darkened on spine. # E0027. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jason, Daniel.   LOCH NESS MONSTERS IN ATLANTIS¨ (SIGNED)  
Houston: Time Dancer Press, 2002. 1st ed. 210 pages. Paperback. 0965947033 0-9659470-3-3. Inscribed and signed by the author.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no other marks. # B9715. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jefferis, Barbara.   ONE BLACK SUMMER  
New York: William Morrow, 1967. 1st Am. ed. 282 pages. Hardcover. All of the arts were represented at the summer workshop - including the art of murder.
VG/Good+. Clean, solid, unmarked. Dj chipped at spine tips. 1st American edition. # B6766. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jeffery (translator), Arthur.   THE KORAN: SELECTED SURAS (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1958. Reprint. 231 pages. Hardcover. Yellow cloth-covered boards decorated in red and blue. Decorations throughout by Valenti Angelo. Extensive notes by the translator. Red paper-covered slipcase. Publisher's Sandglass leaflet is included.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Book has no wear, no marks. Spine is some faded. Slipcase is faded on opening edge. # E1513. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jenkins, Dan.   FAST COPY  
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1988. 1st ed. 396 pages. Hardcover. Novel of murder and football during the 1930s in Texas.
Near Fine/VG. # A2048. $5.75     Inquire Now  
Jenkins, John H.   TEXAS DELINEATED: SOME DISCONNECTED VIEWS FROM THE PAST  
Austin: Pemberton Press, 1971. 1st ed. 26 pages. Paperback. Vintage commentary on Texas and Texans. Stapled stiff card covers, pages are heavy interesting tan paper.
Fine/Wraps. # B9601. $19.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jenkins, John H.   TEXAS DELINEATED: SOME DISCONNECTED VIEWS FROM THE PAST  
Austin: Pemberton Press, 1971. 1st ed. 26 pages. Paperback. This copy has been bound into a hardcover by the library, and thus protected from wear.
X-Lib VG/No Jacket. Former library copy with stamps & marks. A clean, solid copy. # B3785. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jensen, editor, Oliver.   BRUCE CATTON'S AMERICA: SELECTIONS FROM HIS GREATEST WORKS  
New York: American Heritage, 1979. 222 pages. Hardcover. 0828103100 0-8281-0310-0. First & last chapters are autobiographical, but most of the selections deal with the Civil War & are illustrated with sepia tone photos. Included is a Catton bibliography.
Fine/Fine. # A5838. $7.25     Inquire Now  
Johnson, Rena A.   WAITING FOR THE HARVEST (SIGNED)  
New York: Carlton Press, 1969. 224 pages. Hardcover. Previous owner gift inscription. Signed by the author.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, square, and tight. # B8775. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Johnson, Samuel, George B. Hill, editor.   LIVES OF THE ENGLISH POETS VOL. I COWLEY-DRYDEN  
New York: Octagon Books, 1967. Reprint. 487 pages. Hardcover. Volume one only, hardcover with no Dj. Used in reference room only, very slight sign of any usage. No marks in text.
X-Lib VG/No Jacket. Former library copy, minimal markings. A clean, solid copy. No pocket. # B4340. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Johnston, Annie Fellows.   THE LITTLE COLONEL'S HOLIDAYS  
Boston: Page & Company, 1910. Reprint. 232 pages. Hardcover.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, PO dated Xmas 1911. Eight b/w illustrations by Bridgman. # B4057. $18.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Johnston, Mary.   TO HAVE AND TO HOLD  
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1900. 1st ed. 403 pages. Hardcover. Drama in pre-revolutionary American colonies. Eight b/w illustrations by Howard Pyle and others.
Good+/No Jacket. Firm binding, no name or marks. Spine ends rolled. Corners sharp. # E2027. $19.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jones, T.L.   JADED VISIONS  
Dallas: Imagine House, 2010. 365 pages. Paperback. 1932996370 1-932996-37-0. Mystery adventure with a touch of paranormal
New/Wraps. # B8833. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jones, Lloid and Juanita.   SENTINEL IN THE SADDLE  
Philadelphia: Westminster Press, 1951. 1st ed. 240 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated by W.H. Wickham. A Junior Literary Guild selection for older readers (C group). Inside hinge gutters darkened, probably from binder's chemicals.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Corners sharp. Bright Dj has few edge chips. # B3475. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
June, Caroline Silver.   FIFTY INDIAN LEGENDS  
Chicago: Albert Whitman & Co., 1932. Reprint. 128 pages. Hardcover. Indian folktales and myths written in a form for children to enjoy. Illustrated in b/w and shades of orange.
VG/No Jacket. Tight and square, owner name (no other marks). Silverfish nibbled on edges and top of spine. # E1795. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Just, Ward.   THE TRANSLATOR  
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1991. 1st ed. 313 pages. Hardcover. 0395571685 0-395-57168-5. Romance and intrigue in post-war Europe, up to and including the break-up of the cold war order in 1989-90. Signed by the author on the half-title page.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, square. # B7718. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kastner, L.E., & Henry Gibson Atkins.   SHORT HISTORY OF FRENCH LITERATURE FROM THE ORIGINS TO THE PRESENT DAY  
Glasgow: Blackie & Son Ltd., 1925. Revised ed. 345 pages. Hardcover. Revised edition of 1925.
VG/VG. Clean, firm, unmarked in black cloth boards with bright gilt titles and decorations on spine. Edges are foxed. Cream colored Dj has light wear at tips. # B2976. $9.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Keith, Marian.   AS A WATERED GARDEN  
Toronto: McClellend & Stewart, 1946. 1st ed. 297 pages. Hardcover. First edition Canadian novel. Teal cloth-covered boards with red titles and small decoration on front.
VG/No Jacket. Hinges and all pages firm. Owner penciled name erased from endpaper. Corners and spine ends lightly scuffed. # E0048. $23.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kellerman, Jonathan.   BILLY STRAIGHT (FRANKLIN SIGNED FIRST EDITION)  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1998. Limited ed. 467 pages. Leather. In olive green leather, with two raised spine bands, gilt decorations and lettering, and silk ribbon. All edges gilt. Color frontis by Carol Benioff. Signed by the author on special page bound in. Includes publisher information sheet.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. # E0328. $46.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kellerman, Jonathan.   GUILT: AN ALEX DELAWARE NOVEL  
New York: Ballantine Books, 2013. 1st ed. 378 pages. Hardcover. 0345505735 0-345-50573-5. Murder and mayhem in Los Angeles.
Near Fine/VG. Spine foot softened, Dj not crisp as new. Unmarked, not price-clipped. # B7451. $10.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kellogg, Marne Davis.   NOTHING BUT GOSSIP (SIGNED): A LILLY BENNETT MYSTERY  
New York: Doubleday, 1999. 1st ed. 276 pages. Hardcover. 0385488602 0-385-48860-2. Signed by the author.
Near Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. No wear on Dj. Light foxing top edge. # B2277. $25.25   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  
Kelton, Elmer.   THE MAN WHO RODE MIDNIGHT  
Fort Worth: Texas Christian Univ., 1990. Reprint. 268 pages. Paperback. 0875650481 0-87565-048-1. With an introduction by the author and afterword by Kenneth W. Davis, this is Number Fourteen in The Texas Tradition Series.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0564. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kelton, Elmer.   SLAUGHTER  
New York: Doubleday, 1992. 1st ed. 369 pages. Hardcover. 0385248946 0-385-24894-6. Collision of lifeways of Indian and white men on the Llano Estacado.
VG/VG. Clean, firm. Sharp corners. Previous owner monogram embossed on FEP and half-title. Bright Dj has wear at tips. # B7281. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kelton, Elmer.   THE SMILING COUNTRY  
New York: Forge, 1998. 1st ed. 255 pages. Hardcover. 031286471X 0-312-86471-X. A sequel to The Good Old Boys, but also a stand alone novel featuring Hewey Calloway.
Good+/Good+. Binding firm. owner name embossed on FEP. Dustjacket scuffed on edges, especially foot of spine. # B8673. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kelton, Elmer.   THE WOLF AND THE BUFFALO  
Fort Worth: TCU Press, 1986. Reprint. 424 pages. Paperback. 0875650597 0-87565-059-7. Story of the Black Buffalo Soldiers and the Indians they fought on the Texas frontier. Black soldiers took the land from the Indians so white settlers could have it.
Near Fine/Wraps. As new with publisher mark on front endpaper. # E1325. $9.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ker, David.   SWEPT OUT TO SEA  
Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1897. 1st Am. ed. 297 pages. Hardcover. Six plates and chapter head and foot drawings by J. Ayton Symington. Frontispiece has tissue guard. Teal blue cloth-covered boards with colorful illustration and gilt title with life-buoy and paddle device which also appars on spine. American edition, printed in Edinburgh by Chambers for Lippincott imprint.
VG/No Jacket. Solid binding, no marks inside, but a little barely visible scribbling on back. Corners square, spine ends softened. Endpapers foxed, edges darkened. # E0573. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kerouac, Jack.   DOCTOR SAX: FAUST PART THREE (EVERGREEN E-160, 1959 ORIGINAL)  
New York: Grove Press, 1959. 1st ed. 245 pages. Paperback. Grove / Evergreen Original # E-160, issued simulataneously with the hardcover and limited editions. In 5.25 x 7.8 inch trade paperback format. No indication of later printing.
Good+/Wraps. Light wear along spine ends and edges. # E1807. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kerouac, Jack.   ON THE ROAD  
New York: Viking Press / Compass Books, 1959. Reprint. 310 pages. Paperback. Early paperback printing of Kerouac's noted novel. Viking Press / Compass Books Edition, C-47, with $1.25 cover price. Inside covers have list of Compass Editions, last one listed is C-51.
Good/Wraps. Rear cover shows some brownning, front cover has edgewear. Othwerwise solid & unmarked, pages are supple. # E1432. $33.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kidd, Walter E.   BRITISH WINNERS OF THE NOBEL LITERARY PRIZE  
Norman: Univ. Oklahoma, 1973. 1st ed. 280 pages. Hardcover. 0806110759 0-8061-1075-9. Essays by various authors on Rudyard Kipling, William Butler Yeats, George Bernard Shaw, John Galsworthy, Bertrand Russell, Winston Churchill, and Samuel Beckett.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dustjacket is price-clipped. # B8616. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kidder, Tracy.   MOUNTAINS BEYOND MOUNTAINS  
New York: Random House, 2009. Reprint. 327 pages. Paperback. 0812980557 0-8129-8055-7. Biography of public health specialist who wants to cure the world.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # B9658. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kildare, Owen.   MY MAMIE ROSE: THE STORY OF MY REGENERATION  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1903. 303 pages. Hardcover. Claims to be biography. Filmed as a silent biographical crime drama in 1915. Brick colored cloth boards with embossed design and black titles front and spine. B/w frontis portrait of Kildare and several photo illustrations.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, hinges and all pages very firm. PON dated January 1911. All tipslightly scuffed. # B7668. $7.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
King, Larry L.   THE WHOREHOUSE PAPERS  
New York: Viking Press, 1982. Reprint. 283 pages. Hardcover. 0670159190 0-670-15919-0. How to turn an idea into a Broadway play in about a thousand hard lessons, all done by one of Texas' master writers. Second printing June 1982.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, no name or marks. # B7941. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kip, Leonard.   UNDER THE BELLS: A ROMANCE  
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1879. 1st ed. 307 pages. Hardcover. Dark brown cloth with bright gilt titles and bell decoration. Fiction set in France four hundred years ago.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Top of spine frayed, corners sharp. # B6426. $50.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kirkland, Elithe Hamilton.   THE EDGE OF DISREPUTE  
Bryan: Shearer Publishing, 1984. 1st ed. 377 pages. Hardcover. 0940672227 0-940672-22-7. A novel of romance and adventure in New Orleans and Mexico of the 1840's. Signed by the author on the front endpaper.
VG/VG. Never sold from our old stock. Foxed on top edge. Dj has several small scrapes on back. # B7404. $26.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kisseloff, Jeff.   YOU MUST REMEMBER THIS: AN ORAL HISTORY OF MANHATTAN FROM THE 1890S TO WORLD WAR II  
Baltimore: John Hopkins, 1999. Reprint. 622 pages. Paperback. 0801863066 0-8018-6306-6. Personal narratives collected from 137 New Yorkers who lived in Manhattan from the 1890s to World War II, arranged by the ten neighborhoods.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, but has X-mas 2002 inked on FEP. # B8037. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Klaveness, Jan O'Donnell.   KEEPER OF THE LIGHT  
New York: Morrow, 1990. 1st ed. 181 pages. Hardcover. 0688069967 0-688-06996-7. Young adult mystery fiction. Traveling to Cape Hatteras to claim an inheritance, a sixteen-year-old finds his life in danger when he starts to investigate events surrounding his grandmother's death.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight and unmarked. # B9241. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Knaggs, John R.   THE BUGLES ARE SILENT: A NOVEL OF THE TEXAS REVOLUTION (SIGNED)  
Austin: Historical Publications, 1999. Reprint. 287 pages. Hardcover. 1881825027 1-881825-02-7. A historical novel told from both sides of the conflict. Forward by T.R. Fehrenbach. Later reprint. SIGNED & INSCRIBED by the author at the Alamo in 2001.
Fine/Near Fine. # B5309. $6.50   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  
Kramer, Jane.   THE LAST COWBOY  
New York: Harper & Row, 1977. 1st ed. 148 pages. Hardcover. 0060124547 0-06-012454-7.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B4878. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
La Feyette, Madame de.   THE PRINCESS OF CLEVES  
New York: Signet Classics/NAL, 1961. 191 pages. Paperback. First published in Paris in 1678, this is the best example in the neo-classical age of French literature. Foreword by Walter J. Cobb.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight. Has PON stamped inside front cover. # B0577. $5.50     Inquire Now  
Lackey, Mercedes.   BY THE SWORD (BOOK CLUB EDITION, HARDCOVER)  
New York: DAW Books, 1991. Book Club ed. 492 pages. Hardcover. Stand-alone novel, which introduces Kerowyn and ties to other series. Dustjacket art by Jody Lee. Hardcover book club edition. DAW Book Collectors number 840.
VG/VG. Tight, clean, no name or marks. Corners square. Dustjacket has several tiny edge tears at spine ends and one corner. # E2145. $19.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lackore, Madeleine, & Christine Sexton.   LADIES FIRST (SIGNED)  
Salt Lake City: NPI, 1995. 1st ed. 285 pages. Paperback. 1569015643 1-56901-564-3. Inscribed and signed by Madeleine LaCkore.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight, lower front slightly deformed from improper storage. # B2272. $3.25     Inquire Now  
Lahiri, Jhumpa.   UNACCUSTOMED EARTH  
New York: Knopf, 2008. Reprint. 333 pages. Hardcover. 0676979343 0-676-97934-3. Eight short stories.
Near Fine/Near Fine. No wear, no marks. # B9321. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lane, Maggie.   JANE AUSTEN'S ENGLAND  
London: Hale, 1996. Reprint. 224 pages. Paperback. 0709037090 0-7090-3709-0. Contains many quotes from the AUSTEN PAPERS, 46 illustrations contemporary with Austen's adult life and a map. Describes Austen's movement through and familiarity with places throughout England.
Fine/Wraps. Appears unused. # B7989. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lanham, Edwin.   THE WIND BLEW WEST  
New York: Longmans, Green & Co., 1935. 1st ed. 480 pages. Hardcover. Historical fiction on the Texas frontier. Brownish cloth-covered boards with bright gilt titles and Texas star. SIGNED by the author on the half-title page. Back of the dustjacket with the author's photo in inclosed at back of book.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, firm, no owner name or marks. Spine is a little faded. # B8330. $85.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lansing, Marion Florence.   QUAINT OLD STORIES TO READ AND ACT  
Boston: Ginn & Co., 1912. 177 pages. Hardcover. From the Open Road Library of Juvenile Literature. Sturdy cloth internal hinges. Illustrated with drawings by Charles Copeland. Dark red cloth-covered boards with black decorations and titles on front and spine. Small 4.75 x 6.75 inch format.
VG/No Jacket. Tight and square. No name or marks. Widespread silverfish nibbles in the red surface. # E0851. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lapallo, Connie.   DARK ENOUGH TO SEE THE STARS IN A JAMESTOWN SKY (SIGNED)  
Mechanicsville: Greyfox Press, 2012. 318 pages. Paperback. 0983398216 0-9833982-1-6. Historical novel based on the true story of the women and children at Jamestown. Inscribed and SIGNED by the author.
Fine/Wraps. An immaculate copy. # E1999. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
le Carre, John.   SINGLE AND SINGLE (FRANKLIN SIGNED FIRST EDITION)  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1999. Limited ed. 345 pages. Leather. In black leather, with three raised spine bands, gilt decorations and lettering, and silk ribbon. All edges gilt. Color frontis by Earl Keleny. Signed by the author on special page bound in. Includes publisher information sheet.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. # E0319. $70.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Le May, Alan.   THE SEARCHERS  
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1954. 1st ed. 272 pages. Hardcover. Nice copy of LeMay's best novel, later made into a movie by John Ford, starring John Wayne. Clash of cultures as the White Man invades Comanche Territory on the Texas Frontier. Bound in rusty red cloth with black spine.
VG/Good+. First Edition stated, with H-D letter code. Dustjacket with $3.00 price. Jacket spine a bit faded with tiny wear spots at spine ends and one corner. # A2714. $213.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lea, Tom.   THE BRAVE BULLS  
Boston: Little, Brown, 1949. 1st ed. 270 pages. Hardcover. Colorful jacket painting, frontis, and b/w illustrations throughout by the author. Dustjacket is not price-clipped.
Fine/Good+. Tight, unmarked, without wear. Edges, pages bright white and clean. Dustjacket has a few tiny edge-chips and some rubbing. # E0402. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lea, Tom.   THE BRAVE BULLS  
Boston: Little, Brown, 1949. Reprint. 270 pages. Hardcover. Lea's novel on bullfighting.
Fair/No Jacket. Lavender cover faded, edges foxed, else Good+. # A1961. $3.95     Inquire Now  
Lea, Tom.   THE WONDERFUL COUNTRY  
Boston: Little, Brown, 1952. Reprint. 387 pages. Hardcover. Written & illus. by Lea, a novel of the southwest and Mexico.
Good+/No Jacket. # A1080. $5.75     Inquire Now  
Lee, Josephine.   FABULOUS MANTICORA  
New York: John Day Co., 1976. 1st Am. ed. 186 pages. Hardcover. 0381996190 0-381-99619-0. A London boy becomes entangled in the evil of the valuable antique manticora he steals in order to buy his mother a home away from the tenement they live in.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Light foxing on top edge of text block, rem. mark on bottom. # A4251. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lee, James ward.   NEW TEXAS 93: POETRY & FICTION  
Denton: Center for Texas Studies, 1993. 1st ed. 238 pages. Paperback. Includes the fiction and poetry winners named at the Fall Literary Festival, October, 1993 in Fort Worth.
Near Fine/Wraps. New old stock from our archives. No wear, but spine faded. # E0475. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Levine, Paul.   ILLEGAL  
New York: Bantam Books, 2009. 1st ed. 367 pages. Hardcover. 0553806734 0-553-80673-4. Reality-based novel about human trafficking and sexual slavery.
Fine/Near Fine. Scuffed place near top of Dj spine. # B2875. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lew, Stephen.   TIME SLIP: TERROR IN THE TEXAS WETLANDS (SIGNED)  
Charleston, NC: Createspace, 2010. 254 pages. Paperback. 1466322047 1466322047. Four modern teens encounter a time portal and are transported back in time where they are captured by Karankawa Indians. SIGNED by local author Stephen Lew.
New/Wraps. New copies. # 30973. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lewis, Ethelreda.   TRADER HORN: HAROLD THE WEBBED OR THE YOUNG VYKINGS  
New York: Literary Guild, 1928. 275 pages. Hardcover. Being Volume Two of the Life and Works of Trader Horn, written by Alfred Aloysius Horn at the age of seventy-three, with such of his philosophy as is the gift of age & experience, edited by Ms. Lewis.
VG/No Jacket. Several small coffee splashes on foredge. PO bookplate. # A5808. $6.75     Inquire Now  
Lindsay, Jeff.   DARKLY DREAMING DEXTER (SIGNED)  
New York: Doubleday, 2004. 1st ed. 288 pages. Hardcover. 038551123X 0-385-51123-X. Stated first edition, signed by the author in black sharpie on the title page.
Fine/Near Fine. No wear on book. Dustjacket has minor wrinkle top of spine. "Autographed Copy" sticker on front of dustjacket. # E1492. $129.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
London, Joan.   GILGAMESH  
Sydney: Picador, 2001. 1st ed. 256 pages. Paperback. 0330362755 0-330-36275-5. Novel by Australian author.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight and unmarked trade paperback. # B8052. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
London, Jack.   THE ROAD (1ST EDITION, 1907)  
New York: Macmillan, 1907. 1st ed. 224 pages. Hardcover. 1st edition of London's autobiographical account of his days as a hobo in the tough economic times of the 1890s. Illustrated with b/w photos. 'Set up and electrotyped. Published November 1907' stated on copyright page, with same date on title page. 2 pages of ads for his books at rear. Bound in grayish-khaki color cloth covers with front cover printed in black ink only, no gilt on edges.
Good+/No Jacket. Spine browned from sun, with moderate wear on spine ends. Light wear to corners, a few soil spots on fore edge. Rear panel has small red spot. # E0922. $228.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
London, Jack.   THE SEA-WOLF (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1961. Reprint. 355 pages. Hardcover. Pale green cloth-covered boards, green boat drawing on front, gilt title in green block on spine. Color plates and drawings by Fletcher Martin. Green slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included.
VG/No Jacket. Spine of book is tanned. No name or marks in book. Slipcase is faded on opening edges and has some small chips on there. # E1575. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth.   WORKS OF LONGFELLOW (6 VOLUME SET, LEATHER)  
New York: Nottingham Society, 1909. Reprint. Hardcover. Edition De Luxe in quarter leather. Brown leather spine and corners over patterned paper covered boards with gilt titles and decorations on spines, top edge gilt. Volume I thru III are prose, and IV thru VI are poems.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no name. Spine tips softened. Spines sunned a little. # B7847. $375.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Louis, Adrian C.   SKINS  
New York: Crown Publishers, 1995. 1st ed. 296 pages. Hardcover. 0517799588 0-517-79958-8. Twentieth century Sioux Indians living on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota people this raw and powerful tale.
Fine/Fine. Like new book, clean, tight, and crisp. No marks. # A9576. $30.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ludlow, James M.   THE CAPTAIN OF THE JANIZARIES  
New York: B.W. Dodge, 1890. Reprint. 404 pages. Hardcover. Historical fiction and romance about a real figure, and his adventures in the eastern Mediterranean with the Turks, Greeks, etc. Red cloth with white decoration and title. Stated eleventh edition, limited, with a new author preface.
Good+/No Jacket. Binding tight, all tips softened. Owner name written several times on front endpapers. Pages clean, bright, crisp. # B7675. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lyall, David.   THE FIGHTING LINE  
London: Religious Tract Society, 1908. Reprint. 344 pages. Hardcover. Victorian romance. Undated, but early reprint. Moss green cloth-covered boards with rose, orange, and black decorations and gilt titles. Eight b/w illustrations by Victor Prout. Pictorial endpapers.
VG/No Jacket. Firm binding, no damage to hinges. No name, marks, or stains. Spine ends softened, corners sharp. # E0026. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lynch, Lawrence L., (psd. E.M. Van Deven.   MAN AND MASTER  
Chicago: Laird & Lee, 1908. 1st ed. 364 pages. Hardcover. Murder mystery by E.M. Van Deventer writing as Lawrence L. Lynch. Seven b/w plates. In blue cloth with gilt lettering. Quite scarce.
Good/No Jacket. Spine and edges significantly sun faded, o/w Good+. # B6755. $80.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lynch, Peggy Z., & Edmund C. Lynch.   A BOOK OF THE YEAR 1983  
Dallas: Poetry Society of Texas, 1983. 146 pages. Paperback. Reporting on work accomplished in 1982 by members of the society, and poems of award winners in that year. Blue card covers.
X-Lib VG/Wraps. Former library copy with penciled cataloging on last page and red withdrawn stamp on top edge. # B9437. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lynde, Francis.   THE MASTER OF APPLEBY  
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1902. 1st ed. 581 pages. Hardcover. A novel tale concerning itself in Part with the Great Strugglein the Two Carolinas; but chiefly with the adventures therein of Two Gentlemen who Loved One and the Same Lady. Nice b/w plates by T. de Thulstrup scattered through.
Good/No Jacket. Firm, PON, tips worn. Red with white, blue, green, and gilt decoration # B6309. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lynn, Margaret.   LIGHT IN THE WINDOW  
Garden City: Doubleday/Crime Club, 1967. 1st Am. ed. 214 pages. Hardcover. DJ not PC but worn at spine tips and pieces torn from inside rear flaps.
VG/Fair. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B3545. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lytton, Edward Bulwer Lord.   RICHELIEU: OR THE CONSPIRACY  
New York: Dodd, Mead, 1896. 1st ed. 213 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated by F.C. Gordon with 45 drawings. Green with gilt and white decoration, bright gilt titles. Frontis plate has been folded, then straightened. Gilt top edge.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, but foxed. No name or marks, firm binding. # B5179. $15.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
MacDonald, Hector.   MIND GAME  
New York: Ballantine Books, 2001. 1st Am. ed. 360 pages. Hardcover. 0345440226 0-345-44022-6. Suspense novel.
VG/VG. Clean, tight,Square, no marks. # A8602. $3.00     Inquire Now  
MacLean, Alistair.   FORCE 10 FROM NAVARONE  
Garden City: Doubleday, 1968. Book Club ed. 274 pages. Hardcover. World War II adventure. Book Club edition.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, no marks. Little-to-no wear on book and dustjacket. # E1791. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Macleod, Fiona.   THE DIVINE ADVENTURE  
Portland, Maine: Thomas B. Mosher, 1915. 3rd ed. 91 pages. Paperback. Third edition, 1915, in slipcase. Paper covered card yapp style boards with deckle-edge text-block.
Near Fine/No Jacket. No wear or marks on book, but edges are foxed. Slipcase has light wear # B6874. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Macleod, Angus.   THE TOUGH AND THE TENDER  
London: Dobson, 1960. 1st ed. 192 pages. Hardcover. Price-clipped pictorial Dj is white, green and lavendar with a little raggedness at top of spine.
VG/Good+. Clean, tight, unmarked. Sharp corners. # B3538. $11.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Main, Mildred Miles.   FOOTPRINTS  
Austin: Steck Co., 1957. 1st ed. 227 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated throughout with b/w drawings by Elizabeth Rice. Very clean and tight. Spine tips barely softened, but board corners are sharp as new. PON. Dj is clipped, but shows price of $2.25. Bright Dj is lightly worn at tips with short closed tear at spine top.
Near Fine/Good+. Biographical sketches of 25 leaders of US and Southern history. # B2559. $12.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Malone, Paul Scott.   IN AN ARID LAND: THIRTEEN STORIES OF TEXAS (SIGNED)  
Fort Worth: TCU Press, 1995. 1st ed. 232 pages. Hardcover. 0875651402 0-87565-140-2. Signed by the author on the title page.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj has almost invisible water mark near top. # B1053. $15.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Malrauz, Andre.   DAYS OF WRATH  
New York: Random House, 1936. 1st Am. ed. 174 pages. Hardcover. Historical novel set in France during the time of the Spanish Civil War and the rise of Hitler and the Nazis. Translated by Haakon M. Chevalier. First American ediition, 1st printing stated. In ochre cloth with gilt and black decor.
VG/Good. Dustjacket has edgewear and some loss at top of spine. Browning to endpapers and dj flaps. # B9420. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mamet, David.   AMERICAN BUFFALO: A PLAY  
New York: Grove Press, 1977. Reprint. 106 pages. Paperback. 0802150578 0-8021-5057-8.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # B9734. $3.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Manson (editor), Cynthia.   MURDER TO MUSIC  
New York: Carroll & Graf, 1997. 1st ed. 254 pages. Hardcover. 0786704063 0-7867-0406-3. A musically themed mystery anthology Agatha Christie, Lillian De La Torre, Edward D. Hoch, Cornell Woolrich, John Lutz, and others.
VG/VG. Clean, tight, no wear, but FFEP removed and Dj is price-clipped. # B8030. $7.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Marciano, Francesca.   RULES OF THE WILD: A NOVEL  
New York: Random House, 1998. 1st ed. 293 pages. Hardcover. 0375403582 0-375-40358-2. A novel of love & nostalgia set in contemporary East Africa.
Near Fine/Near Fine. # A4805. $4.50     Inquire Now  
Marek, Marvin J.   CERMNA PORTRAITS  
Houston: Czech Cultural Center, 1999. 1st ed. 151 pages. Hardcover. 0967707706 0-9677077-0-6. Legends, stories, tales, fairytales and actual occurrences of Cermna and its surrounding area. 1945-1988 Compiled by Jan Silar. Translated and edited by Marvin Marek. Drawings by Valentin Kunert.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Lightly bumped lower corners. # B4439. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Marshak, Samuel.   THE MONTH-BROTHERS: A SLAVIK TALE (SIGNED)  
New York: William Morrow, 1983. 1st ed. Hardcover. 0688015093 0-688-01509-3. Czechoslovakian folktale translated from Russian by Thomas Whitney, and illustrated with beautiful jewel-tone drawings by Diane Stanley. Inscribed to owner and signed by the illustrator.
Near Fine/Good+. Book clean, tight without wear. Dustjacket is price-clipped, scuffed on corners and has a one-inch mended tear at lower back. # B8817. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Martin, George Madden.   THE HOUSE OF FULFILMENT  
New York: McClure, Philips & Co., 1904. 1st ed. 379 pages. Hardcover. Brown cover decorated with embossed windows, vines, and butterflies. Bright gilt titles. Eight illustration plates by George Alfred Williams. First printing.
VG/No Jacket. Binding firm, corners sharp, previous owner name. Spine tips softened, rubbed spot on side of spine. # B7191. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Martin, William B.   TEXAS PLAYS  
Dallas: SMU Press, 1990. 1st ed. Hardcover. 0870743007 0-87074-300-7. Eleven works by nine distinguished Texas playrights.
New/New. New old stock from our archives, still in shrinkwrap. # 01163. $26.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Martz, Sandra Haldeman.   WHEN I AM AN OLD LADY I SHALL WEAR PURPLE (LARGE PRINT)  
Watsonville, CA: Papier Mache, 1996. Reprint. 190 pages. Paperback. 0918949831 0-918949-83-1.
Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. No reader crease or wear. # B2502. $5.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mason, Richard.   DROWNING PEOPLE: A NOVEL  
New York: Warner Books, 1999. 1st ed. 340 pages. Hardcover. 0446525243 0-446-52524-3. Remarkable first novel by a young Oxford scholar.
Fine/Fine. # A4799. $8.00     Inquire Now  
Massey, Richard D.   EQUALS AND ALLIES (SIGNED)  
Springdale, AR: Hilda House, 2009. 1st ed. 240 pages. Paperback. 0615281745 0-615-28174-5.
Fine/Wraps. Signed by the author. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B2872. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Matthiessen, Peter.   AT PLAY IN THE FIELDS OF THE LORD (EASTON SIGNED MODERN CLASSICS)  
Norwalk: Easton Press, 2001. Special ed. 373 pages. Leather. In dark green leather with four raised spine bands, gilt title and decoration, all edges gilt. Silk ribbon marker and moire endpapers. Book is signed by the author and includes Certificate of Authenticity, also signed by the author and two others. Publisher's note card.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Small scuff on foredge gilt, else Fine. # E0344. $92.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Maugham, W. Somerset.   THE COMPLETE SHORT STORIES OF W. SOMERSET MAUGHAM: VOL. 1 AND VOL. 2 (IN SLIPCASE) EAST AND WEST/THE WORLD OVER  
Garden City: Doubleday, 1953. Book Club ed. 1636 pages. Hardcover. Book Club Edition books in grey linen-covered boards with gilt titles in black blocks on spines. Black paper-covered slipcase with paste-on label houses both books.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Firm bindings, no wear or signs of ownership. Lower back corner of slipcase is bumped. # E1543. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mauldin, Ethel Jeannette.   THE GIPSY ROVER (SIGNED)  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1944. 1st ed. 97 pages. Hardcover. Small book of Christian inspirational poems by a Texas author. Blue cloth-covered boards with dark blue titles on front and spine. B/w snow scene frontispiece. SIGNED by the author on front endpaper. Dustjacket flaps laid in loose.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, unmarked, corners and spine ends lightly scuffed. Endpapers tanned. # E0857. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Maule, Mary K.   A PRAIRIE SCHOONER PRINCESS  
New York: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, 1920. 1st ed. 383 pages. Hardcover. Four b/w illustrations by Harold Cue. Adventure on the American frontier in the 1850s. Dark green cloth with bright gilt titles and covered wagon on front.
VG/No Jacket. Firm binding, PON, corners sharp, top darkened. First edition. # B6422. $41.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Maurois, Andre.   PROPHETS AND POETS  
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1935. 1st ed. 345 pages. Hardcover. Maurois looks to the creative writers of England for the leaders of modern thought. Chapters include Kipling, Wells, Shaw, Chesterton, Conrad, Strachey, Lawrence, Huxley, and Mansfield. The dustjacket is silver foil with paper backing. Top edges of red boards are faded. First edition with DJ.
VG/Fair. Clean, firm. Sharp corners. Dj frayed on edges. Text edges foxed. # B4352. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mayton, Harvey Jones.   LIFE'S PANORAMA (SIGNED)  
no place: Self Published, 1964. 1st ed. 287 pages. Hardcover. Book of poems and free verse, written by a religious man...perhaps a minister. Given to a library, but their only mark is part of a "withdrawn" stamp on the top edge. Signed by the author.
X-Lib VG/Good. Clean, firm. Dj darkened and large chips at spine ends. # B6997. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McBurney-Lin, Jana.   MY HALF OF THE SKY  
Walnut Creek, CA: Komenar Publishing, 2006. 1st ed. 533 pages. Hardcover. 0977208117 0-9772081-1-7. Inscribed to previous owner, signed by the author, and dated 4/21/07.
Near Fine/Near Fine. No wear on book or dustjacket. # B8763. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McCarter, Margaret Hill.   HOMELAND: A PRESENT-DAY LOVE STORY  
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1922. 1st ed. 434 pages. Hardcover. Pictorial orange and blue cover. Their present day at time of publication was right after WWI and the story concerns returning soldiers.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, solid & unmarked. Spine ends a bit softened. # B3449. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McCarthy, Mary.   BIRDS OF AMERICA  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1981. Limited ed. 341 pages. Leather. Dark blue leather covered boards with gilt decoration and title. Two raised bands on the spine. All edges gilt. Moire endpapers and satin ribbon marker. Signed in red ink by the author on tissue protected blank page following the endpaper. Special message to the subscriber from the author. Illustrated by James Campbell.
Fine/No Jacket. Tight, no indication of use or handling. # E1463. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McClung, Nellie L.   THE BLACK CREEK STOPPING-HOUSE AND OTHER STORIES  
Toronto: William Briggs, 1919. Reprint. 224 pages. Hardcover. Stories of pioneer women of the Canadian west in earlier days. Dark red cloth-coverd boards with black homestead illustration and gilt titles. Dustjacket tan with red title and green illustration.
Good+/Good. Firm binding and hinges, owner name inside front board. Pages tanned. Spine tips rolled a little, corners sharp. Dustjacket worn at spine ends and corners, and darkened on the spine. # E0036. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McClung, Nellie L.   FLOWERS FOR THE LIVING  
Toronto: Thomas Allen, 1931. 1st ed. 212 pages. Hardcover. Book of short stories in blue cloth-covered boards with dark blue titles. White dustjacket with blue titles and floral decoration. Jacket has publisher's book list on rear flap and back panel. Tiny British bookstore label from Wendell Holmes, Ltd. inside front board.
VG/Fair. Previious owner name, edges and board surfaces lightly foxed. Dustjacket foxed, worn, and torn. # E0033. $38.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McConal, Jon.   BRIDGES OVER THE BRAZOS  
Fort Worth: Texas Christian Univ., 2005. 286 pages. Paperback. 087565312X 0-87565-312-X. With maps and 14 b/w photos, memories of places along the river.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper and top edge, no indication of use. # E0699. $5.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McCrumb, Sharyn.   THE BALLAD OF FRANKIE SILVER  
New York: E.P. Dutton, 1998. 1st ed. 386 pages. Hardcover. 0525939695 0-525-93969-5. Murder mystery set in Appalachia.
Fine/Fine. # A7851. $5.00     Inquire Now  
McLane, H.H.   IRENE VIESCA: A TALE OF THE MAGEE EXPEDITION IN THE GAUCHIPIN WAR IN TEXAS, A.D. 1812-13  
San Antonio: San Antonio Printing Company, 1. 1st ed. 548 pages. Hardcover. Brown cloth-covered boards, blind-stamped decorations, dull gilt title on spine. Scattered b/w illustrations.
Good+/No Jacket. Internal hinges separated, first four pages loose. # E1792. $200.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McLean, Allan Campbell.   THE CARPET SLIPPER MURDER  
New York: Ives Washburn, 1957. 1st Am. ed. 189 pages. Hardcover. ring on back.
VG/Good. Clean, tight, unmarked. Slightly cocked. Dj chipped, torn at tips. Cup # B3551. $15.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McLester, Amelia.   WE LOOK AROUND US: THE CHILD ACTIVITY READERS  
Morristown, TN: Augsburg Publishing, 1937. 1st ed. 278 pages. Hardcover. Dark blue cloth-covered boards with green and yellow titles and illustration on front. Bold graphic b/w or color illustrations throughout. Vocabulary list at back. Green and purple illustrated endpapers showing children at play. This is second reader.
Near Fine/No Jacket. A very nice copy in heaavy binding. Unmarked. Spine ends and corners have just a hint of wear. # E0035. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McLoughlin Brothers, .   PLEASURE BOOK FOR LITTLE FOLKS  
New York: McLoughlin Brothers, 1885. 258 pages. Hardcover. Stories and poems for and about children. Illustrated throughout with lovely b/w engravings. Color lithograph paper-covered boards. No copyright date, but there is a birthday gift inscription on front endpaper dated 11 December 1889.
Good/No Jacket. All pages firm, front hinge open to cloth, rear hinge paper cracking. Corners very worn, spine ends rolled and worn. # E0859. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McMahon, Neil.   LONE CREEK (SIGNED)  
New York: HarperCollins, 2007. 1st ed. 328 pages. Hardcover. 0060792213 0-06-079221-3. Modern western mystery, signed on the title page by the author.
VG/VG. Clean, tight, fading on the board edges. # B8812. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McManus, Chris.   RIGHT HAND, LEFT HAND: THE ORIGINS OF ASYMMETRY IN BRAINS, BODIES, ATOMS AND CULTURES  
Cambridge: Harvard Univ., 2002. 1st Am. ed. 412 pages. Hardcover. 0674009533 0-674-00953-3.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B8444. $28.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McMullan, K.H.   DRAGON SLAYERS' ACADEMY 8: COUNTDOWN TO THE YEAR 1000  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1999. Reprint. 90 pages. Paperback. 0448420333 0-448-42033-3. Childrens' reading level 2.9.
Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Looks new, but paper is starting to darken. # B4230. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McWilliams, Doc.   COMMITMENT AND VALOR  
Cambridge, MD: B.P. Productions, 2002. Reprint. 148 pages. Paperback.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, only mark is a diagonal crease on lower front cover. # B3906. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Meads, Kat.   2:12 A.M. ESSAYS  
Nacogdoches: Stephen F. Austin Univ., 2013. 169 pages. Paperback. 1622880390 1-62288-039-0. A collection of critically acclaimed non-fiction essays being an insomniac's tour of counterproductive bedtime stories, Vegas weddings, Southern funerals, Nevada's nuclear testing grounds, Patty Hearst, Marina Oswald, sleepwalking murderers and more.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0602. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Melas, Roxylea.   REVIVAL AND OTHER SHORT STORIES  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1934. 1st ed. 245 pages. Hardcover. Eleven short stories show a resignation to the inevitable.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, no name or marks. Dj has a little corner wear. # A7211. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Memminger, Charley.   ALOHA, LADY BLUE: A MYSTERY  
New York: Minotaur Books, 2013. 1st ed. 306 pages. Hardcover. 125000778X 125000778X. Mystery set in Hawaii.
Fine/Fine. # B8096. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Meredith, George.   AN IDYL OF FIRST LOVE  
Portland, ME: Thomas B. Mosher, 1906. Special ed. 51 pages. Paperback. Small (4 x 5.75 inch) book of poetry bound in slightly-oversized French flaps, with a separate printed tissue paper dustjacket. Covers have been kept in fine condition by original tissue over-wrap and slipcase. The covers are decorated all-over with bright gilt design. Housed in a decorative printed slipcase, which has losses to the top and bottom sides.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Top edge foxed. Near Fine book in Near Fine tissue dustjacket in a Good slipcase. # B5910. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Merriman, Henry Seton, (psd. Hugh Lowell.   CHRISTIAN VELLACOTT: THE JOURNALIST, OR, A SLAVE TO THE LAMP A STORY OF JESUITISM, ROYALISM AND REPUBLICANISM  
New York: American Publishers, 1896. 327 pages. Hardcover. Green cloth with bright gilt embossed titles and decorations. Victorian era novel.
Good+/No Jacket. Tight binding, no name or marks. Silverfished lightened along spine. # B6258. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Meyers, Jeffrey.   JOSEPH CONRAD: A BIOGRAPHY  
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1991. 1st ed. 428 pages. Hardcover. 0684192306 0-684-19230-6. Big fat literary biography with 32 b/w portraits of people influential in Conrad's life.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Only mild signs of readership. # B5582. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Miller, Arthur.   COLLECTED PLAYS (FRANKLIN LIBRARY, SIGNED LIMITED EDITION)  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1980. Limited ed. 437 pages. Leather. Grey leather covered boards with gilt decoration and title. Three raised bands on the spine. All edges gilt. Moire endpapers and satin ribbon marker. Signed in black ink by the author on tissue protected blank page following the endpaper. Special message to the subscriber from the author. Illustrated by Barron Storey. Includes editors booklet. .
Fine/No Jacket. Tight, unread. No wear. # E1503. $140.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Miller, Carlos Ledson.   STROKE: A NOVEL  
Victoria, TX: Redbud, 2004. 1st ed. 456 pages. Paperback. 0972029346 0-9720293-4-6. Novel about women and pool set in the Houston-Galveston Bay Area.
New/Wraps. New, never sold book. In our store and ready to ship...no wait. # B3026. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Miller, Henry.   TROPIC OF CAPRICORN  
Paris: The Obelisk Press, 1957. Reprint. 362 pages. Hardcover. Reprint from the original publisher in France. Seven inch tall book in dark green cloth-covered boards with dull gilt title on front and spine.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no name or marks, sharp corners. # E1026. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mirvish, Robert F.   TEXANA  
New York: william Sloane Assoc., 1954. 1st ed. 279 pages. Hardcover. Romance set in a fictionalized Texas City at the time of the ammoniun nitrate explosion which caused the 1947 disaster.
Good+/No Jacket. Firm binding, light edgewear, bookplate, PON. No Dj. # B6883. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mitchell, S. Weir.   CONSTANCE TRESCOT  
New York: Century Company, 1905. 1st ed. 384 pages. Hardcover. Novel of romance and adventure. Blue cloth-covered boards with gilt titles and decoration.
Good+/No Jacket. Very firm hinges and binding, unmarked save for owner name/gifter name. Corners scuffed. Spine ends softened. # E0086. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mitchell, Margaret.   GONE WITH THE WIND (2 VOLUMES IN SLIPCASES)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1968. Reprint. 593 pages. Hardcover. Two volumes in blue and grey cloth-covered boards with bright gilt titles on spines. Each contained in blue paper-covered slipcase. Twenty-one color plates by by John Groth, with additional pen drawings throughout both volumes. Publisher's Sandglass leaflet is included.
Fine/No Jacket. Books appear never opened-tight, no wear, and unmarked. Slipcases have no wear, but are tanned along open edges. # E1529. $65.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mitchell, Brianna.   I'LL ALWAYS BE WITH YOU (SIGNED)  
Enumclaw, WA: Pleasant Word, 2007. 388 pages. Paperback. 141410796X 141410796X. SIGNED and INSCRIBED to Emily by the author.
Fine/Wraps. # B9354. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Moliere, .   TARTUFFE AND THE WOULD-BE GENTLEMAN (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1963. Reprint. 197 pages. Hardcover. Denim blue and rose cloth-covered boards, gilt titles in black block on spine. Illustrated with colored drawings by Serge Ivanoff. Two comedies in one book, translated by H. Baker and J. Miller. Shiny black paper-covered slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Book has no wear, no name or writing. Near fine slipcase has tiny rubbed places on opening corners. # E1598. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Monroe, Debra.   SHAMBLES (SIGNED)  
Dallas: SMU Press, 2004. 1st ed. 203 pages. Hardcover. 0870744860 0-87074-486-0. Signed by the author on the title page.
Near Fine/Fine. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0755. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Montgomery, F.C.   RECORDED MEMORIES  
Dallas: Mathes, Van Nort & Co, 1948. 1st ed. 101 pages. Hardcover. Poems out of old East Texas. Rosy-red cloth covered boards with gilt box and title on front. Dustjacket is rose-pink. Uncommon.
Near Fine/Good+. Clean, tight, unmarked, square corners. Dustjacket has chips and tears, and is darkened on spine. # B9196. $28.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Moon, Elizabeth.   SERRANO CONNECTION: TWO NOVELS - ONCE A HERO AND RULES OF ENGAGEMENT  
Riverdale, NY: Baen Books, 2008. Collect ed. 755 pages. Hardcover. 1416555943 1416555943. Two full-length military science fiction novels in one volume. First printing thus.
Near Fine/Fine. No wear, no name or marks. # E1624. $12.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Moon, Hanon.   TWILIGHT ON THE RIVER  
Austin: Shoal Creek, 1977. 1st ed. 223 pages. Hardcover. 0883190311 0-88319-031-1. A historical novel of frontier French Louisiana and its struggle from the long arm of French Colonial rule.
VG/Fair. Dj chipped. # A1079. $4.50     Inquire Now  
Moore, Mary Jane.   HEIR TO A PAIR OF BOOTS  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1976. 1st ed. 113 pages. Hardcover. 0811106152 0-8111-0615-2. Authentically detailed story of life on a Texas ranch.
Near Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives. Small discoloration from binder's glue top edge. # B4270. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Moore, John M. (Tex).   THE WEST  
Wichita Falls: Wichita Printing Co., 1935. 1st ed. 147 pages. Hardcover. Begins with the author's 19th-century boyhood, then tells about the cattle trails. Good bit concerning Billy the Kid and the Lincoln County War, and the Custer Indian fight. Blue cloth-covered boards with gilt title on front, no title on spine. A few b/w illustrations. SixGuns 1538; Herd 1569; Graff 2882; Rader 2436.
VG/No Jacket. Tight,clean, no owner name or marks. Spine ends and corners are rubbed. # B8400. $48.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Morehead, William L.   THE PALEFACE'S NECKLACE  
New York: Vantage Press, 1986. 1st ed. 167 pages. Hardcover. 0533067944 0-533-06794-4. Historical fiction set on the American frontier in the early 1800s. SIGNED & INSCRIBED to a library by the author.
X-Lib NF/Near Fine. Former library copy, minimal markings. A clean, solid copy. # B3797. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Moreland, Patrick Dacus.   SEVEN SONG: A VOLUME OF SELECTED POEMS  
Garden City: Doubleday, Doran, 1936. 1st ed. 73 pages. Hardcover.
Good+/Fair. Tight, no owner name or marks. Dustjacket has chips and mended tears. # B8397. $15.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Morey, Frederick L.   THE GOLDEN ZERO (SIGNED COPY)  
Brentwood, MD: Higginson Press, 1975. 1st ed. Paperback. A collection of poems. Dated, numbered 16, signed and inscribed by the author.
Near Fine/Wraps. # A8126. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Morgan (ed.), John H.   COLERIDGE IN MEMORIAM: A POETRY ANTHOLOGY TO SAMUEL T. COLERIDGE  
Notre Dame, IN: Foundations Press, 1984. 346 pages. Paperback. A memorial anthology marking the 150th anniversary of the death of Coleridge, filled with the work of aspiring poets & including a four page appreciation for Coleridge's poetry by John Beer.
Fine/Wraps. # A5803. $7.75     Inquire Now  
Morison, Samuel Eliot.   JOURNALS AND OTHER DOCUMENTS ON THE LIFE AND VOYAGES OF CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1963. Reprint. 417 pages. Hardcover. Translated and edited by Samuel Eliot Morison. Illustrated by Lima de Freitas. Map endpapers. Columbus chronology and index. Teal paper-covered slipcase and publisher's leaflet Sandglass included.
VG/No Jacket. Book is tight, unmarked. slight bruising at spine ends. Spine is lightly tanned. Box has no wear, but is tanned on top and front edge. # E1525. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Morley, Christopher.   THE TROJAN HORSE  
Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1937. 1st ed. 248 pages. Hardcover. Morley's novel of the Trojan war, written in play form.
VG/Good+. Dj chipped. # A2208. $6.75     Inquire Now  
Morrison, Boyd.   THE ARK: A NOVEL  
New York: Touchstone/Simon Shuster, 2010. 1st ed. 420 pages. Hardcover. 1439181799 1439181799.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked first edition. No sign of prior use book or Dj. # B3873. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Morton, Anthony.   IF ANYTHING HAPPENS TO HESTER  
Garden City: Doubleday Crime Club, 1962. 1st Am. ed. 189 pages. Hardcover. John Creast writing as Anthony Morton.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. No wear on book or Dj. # B3557. $28.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Morton, H.V.   IN THE STEPS OF THE MASTER  
London: Methuen & Co., 1940. Reprint. 386 pages. Hardcover. Bibliograohy, index, and index of Scripture references. Twenty-four sepia-tone photos, some of them double-page. The account of a trip to the Holy Land in search of every place associated with the life and ministry of Jesus Christ. Map endpapers. Colorful wrap around pictorial dustjacket.
Good+/Fair. Binding and hinges firm, corners sharp. Two gift inscriptions dated Xmas 1941 and Xmas 1978. Dustjacket has small tears, piece missing at spine top, and inch tear on front. # E0032. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Muirhead, Eric.   CAB TALES (SIGNED)  
Spring, Texas: Panther Creek Press, 2003. 1st ed. 151 pages. Paperback. 0971836183 0-9718361-8-3. A novel told in narrative stories, set in Houston in the 1970s, with vivid tales of the Montrose, Ship Channel, River Oaks and the long path of Westheimer. SIGNED on the title page by the author. Uncommon in true first printing.
X-Lib VG/Wraps. Former library copy, minimal markings. A clean, solid copy. Only indication of library service is -withdrawn- stamped in red on the top edge. # B9435. $11.95   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Muredach, Myles.   CHARRED WOOD  
Chicago: Extension Press, 1918. Reprint. 316 pages. Hardcover. Interesting mystery, international intrigue, and romance. Four illustrations. Clean, tight, PON. Edges foxed. Corners sharp. Red covers with dullish gilt titles.
VG/No Jacket. # B6522. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Murphy, J.E.   WHERE RAINBOWS WAIT: POEMS OF BIG BEND TEXAS (SIGNED)  
no place: J.E. Murphy, 1973. 1st ed. 28 pages. Paperback. Poems expressing the author's love of West Texas and the Big Bend. Signed by the author. West Texas drawings on every page by Freeda Murphy. Stapled pamphlet.
Fine/Wraps. New old stock from our archives. # B9053. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
National Trust Studies, .   WRITERS AT HOME  
New York: Facts on File, 1985. 1st Am. ed. 184 pages. Hardcover. 0816013187 0-8160-1318-7. At look at notable British authors and their homes. Color and b/w photos. Indexed.
Near Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, appears new. Has a small remainder mark, else Fine. # B2173. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Nava, Michael.   THE BURNING PLAIN (SIGNED)  
New York: Putnam, 1997. 1st ed. 305 pages. Hardcover. 0399143106 0-399-14310-6. SIGNED by the author on front free endpaper. Murder mystery.
Fine/VG. Dustjacket has light wear. # B8784. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Neggers, Carla.   HERON'S COVE (LARGE PRINT)  
Don Mills, ON: Harlequin, 2012. Special ed. 501 pages. Hardcover. Large-print edition featuring romance, adventure, FBI chasing art thieves.
Near Fine/Good+. Tight, square, no marks. Dustjacket has small wrinkle at spine top and light edgewear. # B9174. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Nelson, Victor.   MAGNIFICENT ENDEAVOR (SIGNED)  
Houston: Squall Line, 2013. 1st ed. 426 pages. Paperback. 1491056037 1491056037. Adventure in the near future, signed by the author.
New/Wraps. # 34187. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Nevin, David.   THE TEXANS: WHAT THEY ARE - AND WHY  
New York: William Morrow, 1968. 1st ed. 241 pages. Hardcover. A comprehensive view of Texas and her people.
Good+/Good. Book tight, no wear, but owner name on endpaper. Edges foxed. White dustjacket has couple of tiny tears and is foxed. # B9822. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Newman, Sharan.   GUINEVERE EVERMORE  
New York: St. Martin's, 1985. 277 pages. Hardcover. 0312353227 0-312-35322-7. Final book in the author's Guinevere Trilogy of Arthurian romances.
VG/VG. Back crease, some edgewear. # A8252. $4.50     Inquire Now  
Nichols, Perry Wampler.   DEEP IN THE HEARTS OF TEXANS  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1957. 143 pages. Hardcover. Mrs. Nichols writes and waxes philosophical about life, people and places in Texas.
Fine/Near Fine. Book As New, dj spine a bit sunfaded. # A0816. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Nicholson, Kenyon.   THE BARKER  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1927. Reprint. 281 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated with b/w stills from the December 1928 romantic drama released by National Pictures as a silent movie. This is a reprint about 1929-1930. Orange boards with black title and decoration. Pictorial Dj has pieces missing from top and bottom of spine and is darkened on back. Inside of dustjacket has list of Grossett and Dunlap's reprint editions of popular fiction.
Good+/Fair. Solid copy, no name or marks. # B6409. $16.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Nicholson, Meredith.   THE HOOSIERS (1900 EDITION)  
New York: Macmillan, 1900. 277 pages. Hardcover. Studies of notable cultural writers, poets and authors of Indiana. In dark red cloth coverd boards. From Macmillan's series National Studies in American Letters.
X-Lib VG/No Jacket. Former library copy with pocket and stamps. Light silverfish marks in one area of cover. # B0153. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Nordon, Pierre.   CONAN DOYLE: A BIOGRAPHY  
New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1967. 1st Am. ed. 370 pages. Hardcover. Translated from French original by Frances Partridge. Bibliography and index.
VG/Good. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dustjacket has a few mended small tears. # E0512. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Norton, Charles Eliot, & Kate Stephens.   THE HEART OF OAK BOOKS, THIRD BOOK  
Boston, MA: D.C. Heath, 1893. 1st ed. 301 pages. Hardcover. Selections from the Bible, Lowell, Malory, Tennyson, Shakespeare, Blake, and others. Twelve pages of ads for Heath Publishers other books for schools. There were six grade-level books in the Heart of Oak series. Brick cloth with orangey tree and heart decoration and title.
Fair/No Jacket. Binding and hinges firm. PON. Pages bright, corners sharp. There is significant silverfish damage on the spine. # B7698. $9.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Norton, Charles Eliot, & Kate Stephens.   THE HEART OF OAK BOOKS, VOLUME IV  
Boston, MA: D.C. Heath, 1893. 1st ed. 369 pages. Hardcover. Selections from the Gray, Thackeray, Scott, Tennyson, Shakespeare, Keats, and others. Twelve pages of ads for Heath Publishers other books for schools. There were six grade-level books in the Heart of Oak series. Brick cloth with orangey tree and heart decoration and title. Gilt title on spine.
VG/No Jacket. Binding and hinges tight. PON. Pages bright, corners sharp. # B7699. $27.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
O'Connor, editor, Robert F.   TEXAS MYTHS  
College Station: Texas A & M, 1986. 1st ed. 248 pages. Hardcover. 0890962642 0-89096-264-2. Essays by many authors discuss the uses of myth in interpreting history, and shaping it. Index.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dustjacket has a nick at lower front edge. # E1367. $14.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
O'Hara, John.   SERMONS AND SODA-WATER (3 VOLUMES IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Random House, 1960. Reprint. 328 pages. Hardcover. Three related novellas in slipcase. Third printing in year of publication.
Near Fine/Near Fine. # B7866. $27.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
O'Neill, Eugene.   FOUR PLAYS (FRANKLIN LIBRARY: 100 GREATEST MASTERPIECES AMERICAN LITERATURE)  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1979. Limited ed. 531 pages. Leather. In full dark brown leather, with four raised spine bands, AEG, gilt decorations and lettering, moire endpapers and silk ribbon. Illustrated by Fred Otnes. The plays are: Strange Interlude; Mourning Becomes Electra; A Moon for the Misbegotten; A Touch of the Poet.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B2045. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
O'Neill, Eugene, & Harold Bloom (forward.   LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT  
New Haven: Yale Univ., 2002. 2nd ed. 179 pages. Paperback. 0300093055 0-300-09305-5. With a foreword by Harold Bloom.
New/Wraps. New book. # 28945. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Oates, Joyce Carol.   BROKE HEART BLUES (FRANKLIN SIGNED FIRST EDITION)  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1999. Limited ed. 369 pages. Leather. In purple leather, with two raised spine bands, gilt decorations and lettering, and silk ribbon. All edges gilt. Color frontis by Dan Sneberger. Signed by the author on blank front free endpaper. Includes publisher information sheet. Signed 1st edition limited to 1,400 unnumbered copies.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. # E0326. $55.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Oglesbee, Rhea Simpson.   THE THEME OF SUFFERING IN OLD ENGLISH POETRY  
West CO Univ.: Rhea Simpson Ogelsbee, 1973. 121 pages. Hardcover. A dissertation presented to the graduate faculty, Western Colorado University, in partial fulfillment of the requirement for the degree Doctor of Philosophy in English Literature.
X-Lib VG/No Jacket. Former library copy with stamps & marks. A clean, solid copy. # B5439. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Oldmeadow, Ernest.   ANTONIO  
New York: Century Company, 1909. 1st ed. 581 pages. Hardcover. Tissue guarded color frontis. War, romance, religion, and adventure early in the nineteenth century in Portugal. Orange cloth with white stone church on front. There is a hundred year old bookstore sticker from Lauriat Co. in Boston on FEP.
Good+/No Jacket. Clean, firm, no name or marks. Corners are lightly scuffed. Spine tips softened. # B7695. $15.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Oliphant, Dave (ed).   THE NEW BREED: AN ANTHOLOGY OF TEXAS POETS  
Malta, IL: Prickly Pear Press, 1973. 1st ed. 200 pages. Paperback. Compilation of poetry by 25 Texas poets.
Good+/Wraps. Unmarked copy with light foxing on edges and cover, else VG. # A0271. $22.00   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  
Orescott, William Hickling.   HISTORY OF THE REIGN OF FERDINAND AND ISABELLA (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1967. Reprint. 294 pages. Hardcover. Yellow-gold paper-covered boards bearing portrait of Isabella on front and Ferdinand on rear. Olive cloth spine with gilt title in red block. Yellow-gold paper-covered slipcase with coat of arms both sides, and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included. Map endpapers. Illustrated with four-color drawings by Lima de Freitas.
Fine/No Jacket. Book has no wear, no owner name, and appears unread. Slipcase has no breaks, but rubbed-on smudges and small spot. # E1586. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Osborne, Rosalie Hoff.   LET'S BE SOMEBODY: DRAMATIZATIONS AND POETRY FOR ORAL READING  
Dallas: Banks, Upshaw, 1956. Reprint. 221 pages. Hardcover. Dramatizations include pieces from Dickens, Shakespeare, the Old Testament, Goethe, and several selections related to Texas including the Hill Country Easter Fires, Pecos Bill, Stephen F. Austin, the Horse Marines, and Texas and U.S. pledges of allegiance. This is a textbook, probable third grade level, in sturdy binding. Illustrated by Billie Sula.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, PON, only light wear. Corners sharp. # B7017. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Otis, James.   ANDY'S WARD: A STORY OF CIRCUS PEOPLE  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1925. Reprint. 358 pages. Hardcover. Grosset and Dunlap 1920's reprint of Penn Publishing 1895 original. Tan cloth covers with dark green titles. Pictorial endpapers. Dark green top edge.
Good+/No Jacket. Clean, solid, no marks or name. Spine ends worn, corners softened. # B4042. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Otis, James.   MR. STUBB'S BROTHER: A SEQUEL TO TOBY TYLER  
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1910. Reprint. 245 pages. Hardcover. Not a library book, but someone has affixed an unmarked pocket and date slip to front endpapers. Four b/w illustrations with no artist named.
Good+/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no name or marks. # B4091. $7.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ovid, .   METAMORPHOSES (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1961. Reprint. 520 pages. Hardcover. Tan cloth-covered boards with red decorations and gilt title. Top edge dyed red. The Garth group translation into English verse, illustrated with drawings by Hans Erni. Red slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included.
Fine/No Jacket. Book has no wear, no names or marks. Near fine slipcase has no wear. # E1562. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Owens, William A.   FEVER IN THE EARTH  
New York: Putnam, 1958. 384 pages. Hardcover. A historical novel of the Texas oil boom in terms of its human costs.
Good+/No Jacket. Some sun fading and moderate foxing to page edges. Owner's stamp on endpapers. # A2662. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Paine, Thomas.   RIGHTS OF MAN (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1961. Special ed. 269 pages. Hardcover. Includes Very good moss-colored slipcase. The publisher's Sandglass leaflet describing this edition is enclosed. Book is patterned cloth design, with gilt title in blue banner on spine. Introduction by Howard Fast, and illustrations throughout by Lynd Ward.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Book has no wear, no marks. Slipcase has some fade near edges. # E1297. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Palmer, Michael.   SIDE EFFECTS (CD AUDIO, 5 DISCS, ABRIDGED)  
Grand Haven, MI: Brilliance Audio, 2003. Aud-CD. 1596004010 1-59600-401-0.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Minor scratches not affecting playback. # B0503. $5.50     Inquire Now  
Palmer, Catherine, & Gail G. Martin.   THAT CHRISTMAS FEELING  
New York: Steeple Hill Books, 2004. 297 pages. Hardcover. 0373785283 0-373-78528-3. Two romantic holiday novellas; Christmas in My Heart and Christmas Moon.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. No wear. # B7545. $8.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Paradox-F, .   CROSSING-OVER: FORTY YEAR FEUD  
League City, TX: Swift Studios, 2016. 1st ed. 167 pages. Paperback. 0997489103 0-9974891-0-3. Longstanding conflict exists in this anthropomorphic Ninja Fantasy novella as young siblings seek both revenge and an end to the conflict between their respected clan and their enemies. Includes b/w illustrations by Karolykan which are not in the eBook version. Also contains QR codes with links to additional color illustrations on the web.
New/Wraps. New copies SIGNED by local author Paradox-F. # 35241. $14.95   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Paretsky, Sara.   BLEEDING KANSAS  
New York: Putnam, 2008. 1st ed. 431 pages. Hardcover. 0399154051 0-399-15405-1. Signed by the author on the title page.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, no wear. # B8351. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Parrish, Tim.   THE JUMPER  
Huntsville, TX: Texas Review Press, 2013. 1st ed. 287 pages. Paperback. 1937875288 1-937875-28-8. Fast-paced and gritty tale set among north Baton Rouge's industries & refineries.
Near Fine/Wraps. Unsold copy with a small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0738. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Parsons, Thomas William.   CIRCUM PRAECORDIA  
Portland, ME: Thomas B. Mosher, 1906. Special ed. 81 pages. Hardcover. The collects of the Holy Catholic Church as set forth by the Church of England in her Book of Common Prayer for every Sunday in the year. Together with a few poems by Thomas William Parsons. Deckle edges.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. No wear, but pages and white spine foxed. # B5915. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Patten, Tom C., & Robert Carpenter.   ROSITA: A TRUE STORY OF ADVENTURE AND FATE  
Houston: Gulf/Pacesetter, 1975. 1st ed. 88 pages. Hardcover. 0884157954 0-88415-795-4. B/w photos and full-page illustrations by William Rush. True story of Texas treasure hunter in Mexico who discovers a blind Yaqui Indian child. Through a series of lucky events the girl grows up to be a member of the Mexican aristocracy.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj foxed, tiny edge-tears. # B6820. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Patterson, Richard North.   DARK LADY (FRANKLIN SIGNED FIRST EDITION)  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1999. Limited ed. 371 pages. Leather. In brown leather, with two raised spine bands, gilt decorations and lettering, and silk ribbon. All edges gilt. Color frontis by Kim Barnes. Signed in blue ink by the author on special page bound in. Includes publisher information sheet. Signed 1st edition limited to 1,000 unnumbered copies.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. # E0329. $51.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Paul, Dominique.   THE POSSIBILITY OF FIREFLIES  
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2006. 1st ed. 217 pages. Hardcover. 1416913106 1416913106.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked, first edition. As New. # B2461. $8.00     Inquire Now  
Payne, Jr., Leonidas Warren.   A SURVEY OF TEXAS LITERATURE  
Chicago: Rand McNally, 1928. 76 pages. Paperback. An outline of the history and development of the literatureproduced in and about Texas. Green card cover with green cloth spine.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight. # B8594. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Pease, Howard.   JUNGLE RIVER  
Garden City: Doubleday, Doran, 1938. 1st ed. 295 pages. Hardcover. Stated first edition, black cover with green illustration and title. Color frontisprice and decorated endpapers by Armstrong Sperry. Dustjacket is same illustration as frontispiece.
VG/Fair. Very firm binding, clean, unmarked. Corners sharp, spine ends softened. Jacket has wear and tears, top two inches jacket spine missing. Price-clipped, still bright. # B9488. $42.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Peers, John, & Gordon Bennett.   1,001 LOGICAL LAWS, ACCURATE AXIOMS, PROFOUND PRINCIPLES, TRUSTY TRUISMS, HOMEY HOMILIES, COLORFUL COROLLARIES FOR ALL WALKS OF LIFE  
Garden City: Doubleday, 1979. Reprint. 189 pages. Hardcover. 0385140878 0-385-14087-8. Illustrated with drawings by George Booth. Compiled by the president of the Logical Machine Corporation (LOMAC).
Near Fine/Good+. No wear on book, top edge lightly foxed. Dustjacket is price-clipped and has alittle wear at corners and tips. # B8629. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Perkins, Charles E.   THE PHANTOM BULL  
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1932. 1st ed. 70 pages. Hardcover. Library rebind is in tight, unworn condition. There is a pocket and usual library numbers, etc. Textblock is foxed, but in amazingly great condition. Heroic adventures of a very special bull of the West. Illustrated with many drawings by Edward Borein.
X-Lib VG/No Jacket. # B7375. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Petrarch, & Thomas G. Bergin, ed.   THE SONNETS OF PETRARCH (ENGLISH & ITALIAN)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1966. Reprint. 370 pages. Hardcover. Fine collection of this 14th century Italian Rennaisance writer's poems and sonnets. Presented in both English and Italian. Translated, selected and edited by Thomas G. Bergin. Illustrated by Aldo Salvadori. Grey linen covered boards with gilt title in black block on spine. Publisher's Sandglass leaflet included.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, unmarked, no wear. # E1535. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Phantom, D.S., (D.S. Skrabanek).   TEXAS RISING  
Austin: S & S Press, 1978. 1st ed. 140 pages. Paperback. 0934646007 0-934646-00-7. Somewhat crazed novel set in 1970s Austin, Texas.
Fine/Wraps. New old stock from our archives. # B0758. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Philpott, William A.   ALAS! NO LOG CABINS... AND ADDITIONAL ESSAYS  
Dallas: Egan Company, 1952. 1st ed. 40 pages. Paperback. The author expounds and occasionaly lampoons on history, and current events, with the occasional witty poem thrown in.
VG/Wraps. # A3089. $6.50     Inquire Now  
Pilcher, Robin.   THE LONG WAY HOME  
New York: Thomas Dunne, 2010. 1st Am. ed. 294 pages. Hardcover. 0312354355 0-312-35435-5. First published in Great Britain with the title of A Matter of Trust.
Fine/Fine. Tight, no marks. Tiny scuff on rear tip of dustjacket. # B9319. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Pirsig, Robert M.   ZEN AND THE ART OF MOTORCYCLE MAINTENANCE (EASTON SIGNED MODERN CLASSICS)  
Norwalk: Easton Press, 2001. Special ed. 418 pages. Leather. In black leather with four raised spine bands, gilt title and decoration, all edges gilt. Silk ribbon marker and moire endpapers. Book is signed by the author and includes an Easton Certificate of Authenticity, also signed by the author and two others. Publisher's note card.
Fine/No Jacket. No wear, no marks. # E0341. $500.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Pool, J. Lawrence, & Angeline J. Pool.   IZAAK WALTON: THE COMPLEAT ANGLER AND HIS TURBULENT TIMES  
Lunenburg VT: The Stinehour Press, 1976. 1st ed. 134 pages. Hardcover. Describes Walton's life, and the times in which he lived. Notes, bibliography, chart of key dates, maps.
Near Fine/Fair. Tight book, no wear or marks. Lightly foxed on top edge. Dustjacket is chipped and nibbled on edges. # E2086. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Poolman, Jeremy.   A WOUNDED THING MUST HIDE: IN SEARCH OF LIBBIE CUSTER  
New York: Bloomsbury, 2003. Reprint. 306 pages. Paperback. 1582342954 1-58234-295-4.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no marks. # B9731. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Porterfield, Billy.   DIDDY WAW DIDDY: PASSAGE OF AN AMERICAN SON  
Dallas: SMU Press, 1994. Reprint. 423 pages. Paperback. 0870743821 0-87074-382-1. Memoir of boy growing up in the late 30s with a father who chased oil.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # B9307. $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  
Porterfield, Bill.   TEXAS RHAPSODY: MEMORIES OF A NATIVE SON  
New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1981. 1st ed. 266 pages. Hardcover. 0030592941 0-03-059294-1. Stories about the common people who make Texas, by long-time columnist for the Dallas Times-Herald.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight and unmarked, but edge-foxed. No wear. # B7014. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Powell, Lawrence Clark.   SOUTHWEATERN BOOK TRAILS: A READER'S GUIDE TO THE HEARTLAND OF NEW MEXICO AND ARIZONA  
Albuquerque: Horn & Wallace, 1963. 1st ed. 91 pages. Hardcover. Interesting in itself, this volume can serve as a guide to reading and collecting books about the Southwest.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked save for the author's signature. No wear. # B6916. $28.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Powell, Lawrence Clark.   SOUTHWEST CLASSICS  
Pasadena: Ward Richie Press, 1975. Reprint. 370 pages. Paperback. 037807752X 0-378-07752-X. Essays on the books and their writers of the creative literature of the arid lands of the American Southwest.
Fine/Wraps. New old stock from our archives. # B6918. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Powys, Llewelyn.   THE CRADLE OF GOD  
New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1929. 1st ed. 302 pages. Hardcover. Thoughts on religion and bible history while traveling in Palestine.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, owner name/address stamp on FEP. Sharp corners. # B8600. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Preiss, Byron.   THE ULTIMATE DRACULA NEW STORIES BY SOME OF THE WORLD'S LEADING AUTHORS  
New York: Dell Publishing, 1991. Book Club ed. 275 pages. Hardcover. 0440503531 0-440-50353-1.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked Book Club hardcover in near perfect Dj. # B2664. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Preston, Douglas.   IMPACT  
New York: Forge/Tom Doherty, 2010. 1st ed. 364 pages. Hardcover. 0765317680 0-7653-1768-0.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked first edition. Beautiful black and copper Dj. # B3871. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Preston, Billie.   THE LONGEST TRAILRIDE: POEMS ABOUT TEXAS AND COUNTRY LIFE  
Austin: Eakin Press, 2001. 1st ed. 71 pages. Hardcover. 1571685391 1-57168-539-1. Poems in free verse form and everyday Texan speech. SIGNED by the author.
New/New. # 22489. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Preston, Douglas, & Lincoln Child.   THE WHEEL OF DARKNESS  
New York: Warner Books, 2007. 1st ed. 388 pages. Hardcover. 0446580287 0-446-58028-7. First edition Pendergast novel. As an afterword, the authors have added a list and description of the Pendergast books in the order they should be read.
Fine/Fine. Without marks or wear. # B8650. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Price, Margaret Evans.   WINDY SHORE: A TALE OF OLD MARSEILLES  
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1930. 1st ed. 181 pages. Hardcover. Nineteen illustrations by the author, including the full-color frontis, and four double-page spreads. Each chapter beginning is decorated with drawing of an ancient jug. Other scattered flourishes include a really attractive drawing of Pan. Decorated endpapers. Story begins in modern times, then shifts to the ancient struggle between the Greeks and barbarians. Printed on very heavy stock.
Near Fine/Good. Book clean, tight, unmarked. A bookplate on reverse of halftitle. Dj chipped on edges, especially corners and spine tips. Retains original price on flap. # B7174. $76.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Procter, Maurice.   RUNNING ROGUE (BOOK CLUB ED.)  
New York: Harper & Row, 1966. Book Club ed. 212 pages. Hardcover. A Harper Novel of Suspense.
Near Fine/Good+. # A6038. $3.75     Inquire Now  
Proctor, Maurice.   THE PENNYCROSS MURDERS  
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1951. 1st ed. 182 pages. Hardcover. In 1/4 black cloth over teal boards. First edition stated.
Good+/No Jacket. Quite a bit of pencil writing on front endpapers, o/w VG+ # B3543. $15.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Pushkin, Alexander.   EUGENE ONEGIN (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1943. Reprint. 178 pages. Hardcover. Patterned orange paper-covered boards, black leatherette spine with gilt title. B/w lithographs throughout by Fritz Eichenberg. Matching slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Book has no wear, no marks, but soil on bottom edge. Fine slipcase has no breaks or wear. # E1893. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Pynchon, Thomas.   MASON & DIXON  
New York: Henry Holt & Co., 1997. 1st ed. 773 pages. Hardcover. 0805037586 0-8050-3758-6. Reimagined 18th century novel tells a historical fiction account of the lives of the men who surveyed what we know as the Mason-Dixon Line.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dustjacket price-clipped. Unusual dustjacket has title on clear plastic over-wrap. # B8855. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Queen, Ellery.   TEN DAYS' WONDER  
Boston: Little, Brown, 1948. 1st ed. 265 pages. Hardcover. Stated first edition mystery from the Golden Age of Detectives. Reading copy only.
Fair/No Jacket. Spine faded/creased. No PON. EPs discolored. No Dj. # B6996. $4.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Randall, John H.   THE LANDSCAPE AND THE LOOKING GLASS: WILLA CATHER'S SEARCH FOR VALUE  
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1960. 1st ed. 425 pages. Hardcover. Discusses each of Cather's novels and many of her short stories as works of art, and as steps in the development of a writer's character. Tight binding, inked price inside front board. Corners sharp. Top edge darkened.
VG/VG. # B6291. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rann, Ernest H.   HOMELAND OF ENGLISH AUTHORS  
New York: Dutton, 1927. 248 pages. Hardcover. Not dated on title or copyright page, but preface dated 1927. Blue spine over green cloth covers.
VG/No Jacket. A nice, unmarked copy. # B3445. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rateliff, John D.   MR. BAGGINS / RETURN TO BAG-END [HISTORY OF THE HOBBIT, VOLUMES 1 & 2] 2 VOLUME SET  
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2007. 1st Am. ed. Hardcover. 0618968474 0-618-96847-4. Both volumes of Rateliff's acclaimed history and commentary on creation of The Hobbit. Contains Tolkien's various revisions, both those incoorporated and abandoned, plus unpublished illustrations and maps by Tolkien. Both copies are 1st American Editions, both 1st printings with full number lines ending in 1. Vol 1: 0-618-96847-4, Vol 2: 0-618-96919-5.
New/New. New and pristine. # E2126. $130.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Raymond, Evelyn.   POLLY THE GRINGO  
Philadelphia: Penn Publishing, 1905. 1st ed. 333 pages. Hardcover. Orange cover with drawing of girl in white dress before a desert landscape. Bright gilt title. 1905 first edition. Pictorial endpapers. Seven b/w plates, including frontis.
Good+/No Jacket. Firm hinges, nice corners, no tears or marks. # B6270. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Read, Opie.   UP TERRAPIN RIVER: A ROMANCE  
New York: Rand, McNally, 1888. 1st ed. 226 pages. Hardcover. Tales of country folk in Arkansas hills. Green cloth-covered boards with black and gilt title and decoration. Top edge gilt. Scattered b/w illustrations.
VG/No Jacket. Binding and hinges firm. No name or marks. # B7351. $19.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Reade, Charles.   THE CLOISTER AND THE HEARTH: OR MAID, WIFE AND WIDOW  
New York: A.L. Burt Co., No Date. Reprint. 724 pages. Hardcover. Dark red boards, TEG, bright gilt titles on spine. Dj has a water stain, chips and small tears. Inside of Dj has a list of four hundred fifty titles published in Burt's Home Library. Not dated, but circa 1925.
VG/Good. Clean, tight, unmarked. Corners sharp, Hinges fine. Foxing to page edges. # B5805. $19.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Redmond, Marilyn.   HENRY HAMILTON IN OUTER SPACE (SIGNED)  
Gretna, LA: Pelican Press, 1991. 1st ed. 190 pages. Hardcover. 0882898205 0-88289-820-5. Dj has a one inch closed tear bottom front otherwise near fine.
Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked save for author inscription. Signed by author. # B3434. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Reed, Myra.   JINKS AND BETTY  
Chicago: Reilly & Britton Co., 1916. 1st ed. 186 pages. Hardcover. Two chldren get into all kinds of adventures. Thirty-nine b/w drawings by Gustav Michelson. Orange cloth-civered boards with red and black illustration on front. First printing.
Good+/No Jacket. Binding firm, no torn pages. Corners square, spine ends softened. Very pale childish drawing inside front board. Small hole on outside hinge near top of front board. # E2130. $14.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Reed, John Shelton.   WHISTLING DIXIE: DISPATCHES FROM THE SOUTH  
Columbia: University Missouri, 1990. 1st ed. 241 pages. Hardcover. 0826207588 0-8262-0758-8. Humorous essays, but also a deadly serious book of social criticism.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked.No sign of use or handling. # B5132. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Reeves, Allah.   MINIATURES  
Dallas: Kaleidograph Press, 1935. 1st ed. 74 pages. Hardcover. Author's first book of poems. Black moire cloth-covered boards with bright gilt titles on front and spine. White dustjacket with all-over gilt veining.
VG/Good+. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B8477. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Reeves, James, & Robert Hodgson (illus).   THE RHYMING RIVER BOOK THREE  
London: Heinemann Educational, 1962. Reprint. 152 pages. Hardcover. Collection of poems for younger readers. B/w illstrations and woodcut mono-color decorations by Robert Hodgson. In brown cloth with cream decorations. A scarce series. Book number three of series.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Very clean & nice. # A8409. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rendell, Ruth.   IN SICKNESS AND IN HEALTH  
Garden City: Doubleday Crime Club, 1966. 1st ed. 190 pages. Hardcover. A Crime Club book in the Damsel in Distress catagory. From the 'Golden Age of Detective Mysteries'.
VG/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Spine cocked. Dj worn at spine tips. # B5425. $65.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rhys, Jean.   VOYAGE IN THE DARK  
New York: William Morrow, 1935. 1st Am. ed. 266 pages. Hardcover. First American edition. Orange cloth-covered boards with brown titles and wavey lines. Black dyed top edge.
Good+/No Jacket. A solid copy with previous owner bookplate. Corners sharp, spine cloth is sunfaded. Endpapers browned. # E0054. $70.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rice, Anne.   MERRICK (FRANKLIN SIGNED FIRST EDITION)  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 2000. Limited ed. 312 pages. Leather. In dark green leather, with two raised spine bands, gilt decorations and lettering, and silk ribbon. All edges gilt. Illustrations by Edward S. Mount. Signed by the author on special page bound in. Includes publisher information sheet. Signed 1st edition limited to 1,500 unnumbered copies.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. # E0331. $122.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Richards, Laura E.   SKETCHES AND SCRAPS WITH PICTURES BY HENRY RICHARDS  
Ann Arbor: University Microfilms, 1967. New Edition. 64 pages. Hardcover. This is a facsimile edition of the 1885 original. Great nonsense verse with wonderful period illustrations on every page. Blue cloth covered boards with paste-down picture of three children reading.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Appears never opened. A Legacy Library book. # B4079. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Richmond, Grace S.   CHERRY SQUARE: A NEIGHBORLY NOVEL  
Garden City: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1926. 1st ed. 341 pages. Hardcover. Stated first edition, published by S.B. Gundy in Toronto, concurrently with Doubleday, Page in Garden City. Red cloth-covered boards with Gilt titles and decoration.
Good+/Poor. Firm binding and hinges. Name and date on half-title. Spine has tiny tear at top edge. Corners sharp. Dustjacket is in tatters, but interesting. # E0023. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Riley, James Whitcomb.   THE BEST LOVED HOME BALLADS OF JAMES WHITCOMB RILEY  
New York: Blue Ribbon Books, 1931. Reprint. 224 pages. Hardcover. Green cloth boards with black title on spine.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, PON. Corners lightly bumped. # B7667. $5.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Riordan, Rick.   SOUTH TOWN: A NOVEL OF SUSPENSE  
New York: Bantam Books, 2004. 1st ed. 260 pages. Hardcover. 0553801848 0-553-80184-8. Tres Navarre suspense novel.
Near Fine/Near Fine. No wear, small owner initials and sticker ghost on FEP. # B9882. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Roark, Garland.   RAINBOW IN THE ROYALS  
Garden City: Doubleday, 1950. 1st ed. 307 pages. Hardcover. A race around the Horn for glory and a girl.
VG/Good. Clean, solid, unmarked. Bright pictorial Dj is price-clipped, edgeworn, with two short tears and small coffee stain at lower rear. # B2288. $7.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Roark, Garland.   THE WRECK OF THE RUNNING GALE  
Garden City: Doubleday, 1953. 1st ed. 310 pages. Hardcover. A story of a stolen ship and a strange vengeance. Stated first edition. Price intact dustjacket has cover art by John Alan Maxwell of bare-breast island girl. Aqua cloth-covered boards with green title and decoration on spine.
Good+/Good+. Hinges and all pages solid, no name or marks. Edges foxed. Dustjacket has corner and edge wear. # E2094. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Roberts, Kenneth.   NORTHWEST PASSAGE (SIGNED)  
Garden City: Doubleday, Doran, 1937. Reprint. 709 pages. Hardcover. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on blank page preceeding the half-title page. Twelfth printing in the year of publication. Two different map endpapers. Green cloth-covered boards, gilt title in black box on spine and gilt weapons decoration. Top edge dyed green. Historical fiction set in the pre-revolutionary period of the French and Indian War. No dustjacket.
Good/No Jacket. Binding firm, cover cloth and gilt dulled. Spine ends rolled, corners square. # E2030. $38.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Robertson, Harrison.   RED BLOOD AND BLUE  
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1900. 1st ed. 324 pages. Hardcover. Pictorial decorations over on tan cloth boards. Top edge gilt.
VG/No Jacket. A solid copy with a few light smudges on rear boards. A nice first edition. # B3448. $11.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Roby, James A.   TRADITIONS OF LANCASHIRE, PAST AND PRESENT  
Wigan: Owl Books, 1991. 1st ed. 112 pages. Paperback. 1873888007 1-873888-00-7.
Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, no name or marks. Appears never used. # B3292. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rocca, Mo.   ALL THE PRESIDENTS' PETS: THE STORY OF ONE REPORTER WHO REFUSED TO ROLL OVER  
New York: Crown Publishers, 2004. 1st ed. 245 pages. Hardcover. 1400052254 1400052254. Signed by the author to Georgina. Tongue-in-cheek history of presidents' assorted pets.
Fine/Fine. No wear on book or dustjacket. # B9246. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rodale, J.I.   AN ORGANIC TRIP TO ENGLAND  
Emmaus, PA: Rodale, 1954. 1st ed. 64 pages. Hardcover. Humorous anecdotes from a trip visiting places related to organic farming by the grandfather of the practice in the U.S.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, unmarked. No wear, but slightly cocked, and tannedon the spine. # E0119. $16.00   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 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  
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  
Rogers, Mary.   DANCING NAKED: MEMORABLE ENCOUNTERS WITH UNFORGETTABLE TEXANS  
Fort Worth: Texas Christian Univ., 2008. 280 pages. Paperback. 087565374X 0-87565-374-X. A collection of lively stories and essays written over the years for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. A few small b/w photos
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0722. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rogers, Judy R.   PATTERNS AND THEMES: A BASIC ENGLISH READER THIRD EDITION  
Belmont, CA: Wadsworth, 1993. 1st ed. 240 pages. Paperback. 0534179886 0-534-17988-6. A collection of readings and writing assignments for students enrolled in basic or developmental writing courses.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # B9331. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rogers, Joan.   WORKING IT OUT: A POET'S WANDERINGS  
Abilene: by the author, 1991. 1st ed. 48 pages. Paperback. Poetry, much of it inspiration Christian writings, by a Texas author. SIGNED.
Fine/Wraps. # A7624. $8.00     Inquire Now  
Rolfe (editor), William J.   SHAKESPEARE'S THE COMEDY OF ERRORS  
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1897. Reprint. 153 pages. Hardcover. Small antique book, 6.75 inches tall. Rust cloth-covered boards with bright gilt title on front and spine. All edges dyed same color as boards. B/w engravings scattered through book. Fifty-three pages of editor's notes and index.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, owner name and address in pencil, dated Oct. 1898. Corners sharp. # B8632. $21.00   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  
Rollins, David.   A KNIFE EDGE: A THRILLER  
New York: Bantam Books, 2009. 1st Am. ed. 402 pages. Hardcover. 0553805355 0-553-80535-5.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B2873. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Roosevelt, Elliot.   MURDER IN THE EAST ROOM  
New York: St. Martin's, 1993. 1st ed. 201 pages. Hardcover. 0312098782 0-312-09878-2. Written under the name of FDR's son, and featuring Eleanor Roosevelt as a central character and amateur sleuth.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Price intact. # B8087. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Roosevelt, Elliot.   MURDER IN THE RED ROOM  
New York: St. Martin's, 1992. 1st ed. 249 pages. Hardcover. 0312076371 0-312-07637-1. Written under the name of FDR's son, and featuring Eleanor Roosevelt as a central character and amateur sleuth.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Price intact. # B8086. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ross Sterling High School, (Houston, Tex.   TO KILL AN EAGLE: A SPY NOVEL  
Houston: Mirror Image, 1989. 1st ed. 144 pages. Paperback. 1989 class project of 27 Seniors at Ross Sterling High School, under the advisement of Jane Ellen Goodner. Scarce and unusual.
Near Fine/Wraps. # A5732. $6.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rossetti, Dante Gabriel.   POEMS AND TRANSLATIONS 1850-1870 TOGETHER WITH THE PROSE STORY 'HAND AND SOUL'  
London: Oxford University Press, 1913. 1st ed. 482 pages. Leather. Bound in slightly-flexible wine-red leather with bright gilt long-stem lily flower and title on spine and gilt author name on front. All edges gilt, matching ribbon marker. Printed on thin, bible paper, red endpapers with all-over gilt floral print. Rossetti self portrait frontis without tissue guard. Contains appendices and index of first lines.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Tight, no name or marks. All gilt is bright. Slight rubbing at spine ends and edges of round corners. # E1859. $190.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rothchild, Frederic.   ' WANDERING: IMITATIONS OF EMILY DICKINSON  
Portland, OR: Tenth Avenue Press, 1998. 1st ed. 39 pages. Paperback. Fine press item of Rothchild's poetry. 200 copies in the first edition on box brown paper with brushed khaki card covers.
Fine/Wraps. New old stock from our archives. # A8115. $9.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rouse, Lydia L.   DUNCAN KENNEDY'S NEW HOME  
New York: American Tract Society, 1885. 324 pages. Hardcover. Story of Scottish settlers in Canada's West. Several b/w illustrations. Green cloth-covered boards with black decorations and bright gilt titles.
VG/No Jacket. Covers have light scuffing to corners and spine ends. # E0045. $58.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rowsome, Jr., Frank.   THEY LAUGHED WHEN I SAT DOWN: AN INFORMAL HISTORY OF ADVERTISING IN WORDS AND PICTURES  
New York: Bonanza Books, 1959. Reprint. 181 pages. Hardcover. Tells about the jingles, slogans, famous ad campaigns, and trademarks of American business.
VG/Good+. Book firm and unmarked, with sharp corners. Dustjacket has small tears and chips at tips and spine ends. # B8648. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ruggles, William B.   TRAILS OF TEXAS  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1972. 79 pages. Hardcover. 0811104583 0-8111-0458-3. A collection of poems recalling the patriotism and idealism of soldiers from Texas in all wars.
Fine/Fine. From our way-back archives. There is a sticker ghost on front endpaper. # A0433. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Russ, Martin.   SHOWDOWN SEMESTER: ADVICE FROM A WRITING PROFESSOR  
New York: Crown Publishers, 1980. 1st ed. 214 pages. Hardcover. 0517542137 0-517-54213-7. A serious instruction manual for writing teachers, written by teacher and the author of the best book on the Korean War, THE LAST PARALLEL.
Fine/Fine. No marks or chips. # A7846. $4.75     Inquire Now  
Russo, Richard.   BRIDGE OF SIGHS (SIGNED)  
New York: Knopf, 2007. 1st ed. 528 pages. Hardcover. 0375414959 0-375-41495-9. Signed by the author.
Near Fine/Fine. Clean, tight. # B8765. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rutherfurd, Edward.   LONDON: THE NOVEL  
New York: Crown Publishers, 1997. Reprint. 829 pages. Paperback. 0517591812 0-517-59181-2. Historical fiction of the city of London. Five maps and genealogical chart.
VG/Wraps. Tight, no marks, no spine crease. # B9517. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ryan, Marah Ellis.   FOR THE SOUL OF RAFAEL  
Chicago: A.C. McClurg, 1906. 1st ed. 378 pages. Hardcover. Tan cloth-covered pictorial boards featuring red title and lady dressed in black and white. Each page decorated with a wide border. Nineteen illustrations from photos taken by Harold Taylor are tipped-in. Deckle edges. Red title and black bell on spine.
VG/No Jacket. Hinges and binding tight. No name or marks. Top edge foxed. Scuffing on covers. # B7222. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Saalsaa, Grace.   A PERFECTLY GOOD DOG: STORIES FROM THE HEART  
no place: Lulu.com, 1999. 183 pages. Paperback. 1411616561 1411616561. Stories collected from posts on the Border Collie Rescue site.
Fine/Wraps. No sign of handling. # B9622. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sadony, Joseph.   FRAGMENTS IN PLASTIC PROSE (SIGNED)  
Montague, MI: Valley Press, 1937. 48 pages. Paperback. A collection of poetry and verse by the Michigan philosopher, scientist, inventor, spiritualist and poet. In green paper wrappers bound with cord ties. SIGNED & INSCRIBED by the author. Very Scarce.
Good+/Wraps. Covers show some soiling, interior VG+. # B6869. $90.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sagan, Carl.   PALE BLUE DOT: A VISION OF THE HUMAN FUTURE IN SPACE  
New York: Random House, 1994. 1st ed. 429 pages. Hardcover. 0679438416 0-679-43841-6. In this sequel to Cosmos, Carl Sagan brings a perspective on our place in the universe. Color illustrations throughout. References, index.
Fine/Near Fine. No wear or marks. Dustjacket has very faint circular scuffing on front. # E1396. $45.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sampson, Emma Speed.   MISS MINERVA BROADCASTS BILLY  
Chicago: Reilly & Lee Co., 1925. 1st ed. 329 pages. Hardcover. Written in the author's concept of southern black dialect in the early years of the 20th century. Inventive teenagers have an adventure after building a radio set. Illustrated with scattered drawings by William Donahey. Red cloth-covered boards with black title and illustration.
Good/No Jacket. Binding firm, no owner name. Page edges foxed and darkened. Corners square, spine ends worn. Spine darkened. Scattered silverfish nibbles on cover. # E2137. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Saroyan, WIlliam.   PLACES WHERE I'VE DONE TIME  
New York: Praeger, 1972. Reprint. 182 pages. Hardcover. The great writer recalls people and places in his travels and life in 67 short chapters. 2nd printing.
VG/VG. Bookplate on front endpaper, dustjacket price-clipped. Otherwise a lovely copy in jacket. # B8016. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Schiller, Johann Friedrich.   WILLIAM TELL (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1952. Reprint. 160 pages. Hardcover. Tan linen-covered boards with brown title and crossbow decoration. Brown paper-covered slipcase. Translated by Theodore Martin, with introduction by Thomas Carlyle, and illustrations by Rafaello Busoni. Includes publisher's Sandglass leaflet.
Fine/Near Fine. No wear, no marks. # E1517. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Schmidt, editor, Dorey.   LARRY MCMURTRY: UNREDEEMED DREAMS  
Edinburg, Texas: Pan American University, 19. 1st ed. 73 pages. Paperback. A collection of bibliography, essays, and interview. Living Author Series No. 1 by the School of Humanities at Pan American University.
Good+/Wraps. Tight, no wear, no marks. A splash stain at top edge of front cover not affecting interior. # B9811. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Schoenstein, Ralph.   WASTED ON THE YOUNG  
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1974. 1st ed. 106 pages. Hardcover. 0672518392 0-672-51839-2. Clean, tight, no name. Black dot on bottom. White Dj has a quarter inch tear top front. No wear on corners of book or Dj.
Near Fine/VG. # B3370. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Schultz, William A.   ISLANDS OF TIME  
Bloomington, IN: by the author, 2004. 388 pages. Paperback. 1414057598 1414057598. Includes a thirteen page glossary of Hawaiian words.
New/Wraps. New book, signed by the author. # 29671. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Schwarz, Fred.   THE HEART, MIND AND SOUL OF COMMUNISM  
Long Beach, CA: Christian Anti-Communism, no. Reprint. 31 pages. Paperback. Political and Christian screed on combatting communism. Included is another pamphlet: Intelligence Digest, A Review of World Affairs, 1958.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked stapled pamphlet. Title page foxed. # B6764. $5.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Scithers, editor, George.   AMAZING SCIENCE FICTION JULY 1984  
Lake Geneva, WI: TSR, 1984. 1st ed. 162 pages. Paperback.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, no creases or marks. Very slight edgewear. # B0413. $4.50     Inquire Now  
Scott, Sir Walter.   THE ANTIQUARY (TWO VOLUMES IN ONE)  
Boston: Ticknor & Fields, 1868. Reprint. 730 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated Library Edition of the Waverley Novels. Green cloth-covered boards with embossed design on front and gilt title on spine. Each volume has a b/w portrait frontis, tissue protected.
VG/No Jacket. Solid hinges and binding, No name or marks. Corners sharp, spine ends softened, tiny tear at top. # E0132. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Scott, Sir Walter.   GUY MANNERING OR THE ASTROLOGER (2 VOLUMES IN 1)  
Boston: Dana Estes & Company, 1892. Reprint. 644 pages. Hardcover. Glossary at end of each volume. Introductory essay and notes by Andrew Lang. Illustrated with b/w plates which have tissue protectors. Green cloth-covered boards with gilt titles and thistle decoration on spine. Top edge gilt.
VG/No Jacket. Binding and hinges solid, corners sharp, spine ends softened. No name or marks. # E0129. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Scott, Sir Walter.   THE MONASTERY: A ROMANCE (VOL. II ONLY)  
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees..., 1820. 333 pages. Hardcover. Volume two only of three volume work. Leather spine and tips. No title visible on exterior. Old bookplate of Sir Joseph Verdin, Bart inside front cover.
VG/No Jacket. Binding firm, lightly worn at tips. Very bright inside. No marks. # B5883. $34.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Scott, Sir Walter.   THE WAVERLEY (TWO VOLUMES IN ONE)  
Boston: Ticknor & Fields, 1868. Reprint. 731 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated Library Edition of the Waverley Novels. Green cloth-covered boards with embossed design on front and gilt title on spine. Each volume has a b/w portrait frontis, tissue protected.
VG/No Jacket. Solid hinges and binding. Corners sharp, spine ends softened. A water mark on foredge through volume one. Faint owner name on endpaper. # E0133. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Scott, Sir Walter.   WAVERLEY: OR 'TIS SIXTY YEARS SINCE (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1961. Reprint. 447 pages. Hardcover. Russet colored cloth spine over patterned paper boards. Gilt title in darker box on spine. Paper covered box has same pattern as book boards. With introductory essay by Andrew Lang, and illustrations by Robert Ball. Includes publisher's Sandglass leaflet.
Near Fine/No Jacket. No wear or marks on book or box. Small white spot in middle of spine. # E1516. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Scott, Sir Walter.   WOODSTOCK: OR, THE CAVALIER (TWO VOLUMES IN ONE)  
Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1868. Reprint. 717 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated Library Edition of the Waverley Novels. Green cloth-covered boards with embossed design on front and gilt title on spine. Each volume has a b/w portrait frontis, tissue protected. Frontis pictures are Oliver Cromwell and Miss Alice Lee.
VG/No Jacket. Solid hinges and binding, No name or marks. Corners sharp, spine ends some worn. # E0130. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Scully, Frank.   ROGUES' GALLERY: PROFILES OF MY EMINENT CONTEMPORARIES  
Hollywood: Murray & Gee, 1944. Reprint. 276 pages. Hardcover. Blue cloth, spine darkened, top edge foxed.
Good+/No Jacket. Firm binding. No marks. Spine tips softened. Corners sharp. # B1530. $5.50     Inquire Now  
Searles, Anna Hawley.   LIVING ALL YOUR LIFE  
Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 1953. Reprint. 504 pages. Hardcover. Elementary school literature textbook illustrated throughout by various artists.
VG/No Jacket. Tight binding, no name. Corners square. # B6397. $6.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sells, A.L. Lytton.   THOMAS GRAY: HIS LIFE AND WORKS  
London: George Allen & Unwin, 1980. 1st ed. 293 pages. Hardcover. 0049280430 0-04-928043-0. Includes seventeen page booklet "Thomas Gray, Poet 1716-1771: A Guide to His Life and Works" by The Reverend C.E. Harris, Vicar of Stoke Poges. This is the town with which he is most closely linked.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked, first edition. Small sticker ghost FFEP. # B2171. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Selph, Fannie Eoline.   TEXAS, OR THE BROKEN LINK IN THE CHAIN OF FAMILY HONORS A ROMANCE OF THE CIVIL WAR  
West Nashville: Fannie Eoline Selph, 1905. 245 pages. Hardcover. Loosely historical novel about family and romance during the Civil War. In rust cloth with gilt lettering.
Good+/No Jacket. Spine a bit sun faded, previous owner's name. # A0320. $18.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Serling, .   ROD SERLING'S TWILIGHT ZONE MAGAZINE JULY 1982  
New York: TZ Publications, 1982. 1st ed. 102 pages. Paperback. Features include HUNDRED YARDS OVER THE RIM teleplay aired 4/7/81, article & color photos of The Thing film," Ghostly Britain" photos, stories & articles by/on sci-fi authors, etc.
Near Fine/Wraps. No marks or label, clean, tightly stapled, slightest edgewear. # A8607. $7.25     Inquire Now  
Setterfield, Diane.   BELLMAN & BLACK, A NOVEL  
New York: Atria Books, 2013. 1st ed. 328 pages. Hardcover. 147671195X 147671195X. Modern first edition mysterious fiction.
Near Fine/Fine. No wear on book or dustjacket. There is a green mark on top edge which may be a remainder mark. # B9655. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sewell, Anna, & Jack London.   BLACK BEAUTY/THE CALL OF THE WILD (COMPANION LIBRARY)  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1963. Reprint. 428 pages. Hardcover. Two classics of children's literature in a flip-over format. Black Beauty illustrated by Raymond Kinstler, and The Call of the Wild illustrated by Lee Gregori.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, unmarked. Corners sharp. Pages bright and crisp. # B7624. $6.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Shakespeare, William.   POEMS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1958. Reprint. 298 pages. Hardcover. Patterned rose paper-covered boards, rose cloth spine with gilt title. Illustrated with wood engravings by Agnes Miller Parker. Edited by Peter Alexander. Rose slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included. .
Fine/No Jacket. Book has no wear, no marks. Near fine slipcase. # E1895. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Shatner, William.   STAR TREK: AVENGER (SEQUEL TO THE RETURN)  
New York: Pocket Books, 1997. Book Club ed. 370 pages. Hardcover. 0671551329 0-671-55132-9.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked BCE. # A9237. $6.25     Inquire Now  
Sheehan, Sister M. Agatha.   A STUDY OF THE FIRST FOUR NOVELS OF TEXAS  
Houston: self, 1939. 1st ed. 165 pages. Hardcover. A disertation submitted to the faculty of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences of the Catholic University of America in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts. Includes extensive bibliography of books and magazines used for research. Books studied are: L'Heroine Du Texas 1819; Francis Berrian 1826; Mexico versus Texas 1838; and The Cabin Book 1841.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no marks or writing. # B8130. $50.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Shenkin, Elizaeth.   MIDSUMMER'S NIGHTMARE  
New York: Rinehart & Co., 1960. 1st ed. 252 pages. Hardcover.
VG/No Jacket. Pages somewhat browned, as common for this title. # B3535. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Shuler, Brandon D., & Robert Johnson.   NEW BORDER VOICES: AN ANTHOLOGY  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2014. 1st ed. 265 pages. Hardcover. 162349124X 1-62349-124-X. Collection of current Border literary works. Very dark blue cloth-covered boards with gilt title on spine.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, no dustjacket. # E0586. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sidney, Margaret.   THE STORIES POLLY PEPPER TOLD TO THE FIVE LITTLE PEPPERS IN THE LITTLE BROWN HOUSE  
Boston: Lothrop, Lee and Shepard Co., 1899. Reprint. 469 pages. Hardcover. B/w illustrations throughout. Fifty-sixth thousand printed. Green cloth-covered boards with black, white, and red illustration on front of the Five Peppers. Gilt title on front and spine.
Good/No Jacket. Firm binding, no marks or tears. Corners square. Several spots of silverfish nibbles. Page edges tanned. # E2131. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Siegen-Smith, Nikki.   SONGS FOR SURVIVAL: SONGS AND CHANTS FROM TRIBAL PEOPLES AROUND THE WORLD  
New York: Dutton, 1996. 1st Am. ed. 80 pages. Hardcover. 0525455647 0-525-45564-7. Colorfully illustrated by Bernard Lodge. The rhythms and language of these songs make them perfect for reading aloud.
Fine/Fine. No indication of use or handling. # B7476. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sienkiewicz, Henryk.   PAN MICHAEL  
Chicago: Thompson & Thomas, 1900. Reprint. 526 pages. Hardcover. A novel of Poland, Ukraine, and Turkey in the seventeenth century, and follows the action of WITH FIRE AND SWORD. Translated from Polish by Dr. Samuel A Binion. Wine-red cloth-covered boards with bright gilt titles on spine. B/w frontis. Three books in one volume. Published by a company which was in business till the turn-of-the-century.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, no wear, partially erased penciled owner name. Spine cloth faded, but title still bright. # E0096. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sienkiewicz, Henryk.   QUO VADIS¨ (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1960. Reprint. 525 pages. Hardcover. Green patterned cloth-covered boards, gilt title in dark green block on spine. Top edge dyed green. Illustrations by Salvatore Fiume. Very good slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Book tight, no wear, no name or marks. Spine mildly tanned. Slipcase has tanning, no chips or breaks. # E1590. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sienkiewicz, Henryk.   WITH FIRE AND SWORD  
New York: Copernicus Society/Hippocrene, 199. Reprint. 1135 pages. Hardcover. 0870529749 0-87052-974-9. Saga of 17th-century war and rebellion in Eastern Europe. Translated from Polish by W.S. Kuniczak, with a foreword by James A. Michener. Map endpapers.
Good+/Good+. No name or writing, corners sharp. Dustjacket has a 2-inch mended tear from a half-inch chip on back. # E1552. $27.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Simms, W. Gilmore.   GUY RIVERS: A TALE OF GEORGIA  
New York: AMS Press, 1970. Reprint. 503 pages. Hardcover. 040406034X 0-404-06034-X. 1970 reprint in purple cloth-covered boards with gilt title on spine. reprinted from the 'new and revised edition' of 1885. Adventures and romances of a Southern outlaw.
VG/No Jacket. No wear, no marks. # E0085. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Simond, Ada DeBlanc.   LET'S PRETEND: MAE DEE AND HER FAMILY GO TO TOWN  
Austin: Stevenson Press, 1977. Reprint. 63 pages. Paperback. 0894820028 0-89482-002-8. Stories of Negro family life in Austin at the turn of the century. The first in a series of stories for the Delta Black Heritage Program. B/w historical photos and drawings by Sarochin Shannon. Red card cover with bright gilt title and drawing.
New/Wraps. An old price sticker inside front cover. New from our archives. # B7380. $28.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Simonds, P. W.   INANIMATE LAND  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1960. 1st ed. 44 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated with drawings by the author.
VG/VG. Clean, firm, unmarked. Dj has wear at tips. # B3679. $7.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Singer, Isaac Bashevis.   GIMPEL THE FOOL (FRANKLIN LIBRARY, SIGNED LIMITED EDITION)  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1980. Limited ed. 223 pages. Leather. Green leather covered boards with gilt decoration and title. Three raised bands on the spine. All edges gilt. Moire endpapers and satin ribbon marker. Signed in black ink by the author on tissue protected blank page following the endpaper. Special message to the subscriber from the author. Illustrated by Phero Thomas. Includes editors booklet. .
Fine/No Jacket. Tight, unread. No wear. Moire endpaper edges have color change. # E1498. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Singleton, Elyse.   THIS SIDE OF THE SKY (SIGNED)  
New York: Bluehen Books, 2002. 1st ed. 326 pages. Hardcover. 0399149201 0-399-14920-1. Has a non-personal inscription on the front free endpaper from the author: 'Nov, 23, 2002. May success be your constant companion! Janet Elyse Singleton'.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Remainder mark on bottom edge, else a lovely, SIGNED copy. # B8811. $9.00   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, Julie.   CRESCENT CITY KILL: A SKIP LANGDON NOVEL (SIGNED)  
Greenwich, CT: Fawcett Publications, 1997. 1st ed. 326 pages. Hardcover. 0449910008 0-449-91000-8. First edition, signed by the author on bound-in special page. Crime fighting lady cop in New Orleans.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Tiny rub on lower corners. # E1687. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Smith, Julia Cleaver.   MORNING GLORY (ADVANCE READING COPY)  
New York: Pocket Books, 1983. ARC ed. 355 pages. Paperback.
Fine/Wraps. # A4873. $5.95     Inquire Now  
Smith, Alexander McCall.   WOMAN WHO WALKED IN SUNSHINE: NO. 1 LADIES DETECTIVE AGENCY  
New York: Pantheon Books, 2015. 1st ed. 213 pages. Hardcover. 030791156X 0-307-91156-X. volume 16 in this long-running series.
VG/Near Fine. Tight, unmarked. Dustjacket is price-clipped. # E0862. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Smothers, Thelma Wagg.   SWEET SAVANNAH (SIGNED)  
Chapel Hill, NC: Magnolia Marketing, 1944. 219 pages. Hardcover. 1882188063 1-882188-06-3. Story about sad and happy timesgrowing up in Savannah just after WWI. Signed by the author.
Fine/Good. Clean, tight. Dustjacket has several small edge tears. # B8826. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sneed, William E.   BLACK OIL CHIEF USN (SIGNED)  
Lincoln, NE: iUniverse, 2007. 1st ed. 356 pages. Paperback. 0595455794 0-595-45579-4. SIGNED the author. Intrigue and adventure on the high seas.
New/Wraps. New, signed. # E0531. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Snow, C.P.   THE AFFAIR (FRANKLIN LIBRARY, SIGNED LIMITED EDITION)  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1981. Limited ed. 365 pages. Leather. Brown leather covered boards with gilt decoration and title. Two raised bands on the spine. All edges gilt. Moire endpapers and satin ribbon marker. Signed in black ink by the author on tissue protected blank page following the endpaper. Special message to the subscriber from the author. Illustrated by Howard Rogers. Includes editors booklet. .
Fine/No Jacket. Tight, unread. No sign of use or handling. # E1475. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sonnichsen, C. L.   THE LAUGHING WEST: HUMOROUS WESTERN FICTION, PAST AND PRESENT AN ANTHOLOGY  
Chicago: Swallow Press, 1988. Reprint. 300 pages. Hardcover. 0804009015 0-8040-0901-5.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B0744. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sontag, Susan.   A IN AMERICA (FRANKLIN SIGNED FIRST EDITION)  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 2000. Limited ed. 387 pages. Leather. In dark green leather, with two raised spine bands, gilt decoration and title, and silk ribbon. Color frontis by Paula Ziegenhagen Slick. All edges gilt. Signed by the author on special page bound in. Includes publisher information sheet. Signed 1st edition limited to 1,300 unnumbered copies. .
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. # E0336. $65.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Soto, Gary.   SUDDEN LOSS OF DIGNITY  
Nacogdoches: Stephen F. Austin Univ., 2013. 90 pages. Paperback. 1622880056 1-62288-005-6. National Book Award Finalist. Collection of poems, many questioning the problems of growing older.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0762. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Southall, Ivan.   A JOURNEY OF DISCOVERY: ON WRITING FOR CHILDREN  
New York: Macmillan, 1976. 1st Am. ed. 102 pages. Hardcover. 0027861503 0-02-786150-3. A selection of essays on writing for kids by noted Australian author Southall.
VG/VG. Rem. mark, else nice. # A5913. $4.50     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  
Spinka, Penina Keen.   PICTURE MAKER: A NOVEL  
New York: Dutton, 2002. Book Club ed. 464 pages. Hardcover. 0525946241 0-525-94624-1. American Indians, Inuit, and Norsemen all figure in this early epic.
Fine/Fine. Book Club Edition with no wear and no marks. # B9323. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sprague, Besse Toulouse.   PANSY EYES: A MAID OF JAPAN  
Chicago: Reilly & Lee Co., 1922. 44 pages. Hardcover. Two linen pages printed with front and rear of doll to be cut-out and sewn. B/w illustrations throughout by Bess Devine Jewell. Background of each page is subtle peach and green Japanese landscape. Paper covered boards in black, white and yellow diagonal plaid, with illustration in center front. Cloth spine. First book in proposed Travel-Tot Series.
VG/No Jacket. Firm binding, corners rubbed. Owner and gifter names, dated 1926. Short tears on several pages. # E0017. $150.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
St. George, Noel.   ROYAL QUOTES  
Great Britain: David & Charles, 1981. 64 pages. Hardcover. 0715382578 0-7153-8257-8. Humouous and telling quotes from members o the British Royal Family over the years.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, shiny, appears unused. # A8979. $9.25     Inquire Now  
Stabenow, Dana.   A GRAVE DENIED: A KATE SHUGAK NOVEL (SIGNED)  
New York: St. Martin's, 2003. 1st ed. 321 pages. Hardcover. 0312306814 0-312-30681-4. Signed by the author on the title page with silver ink.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Spine top softened and dustjacket has small wrinkle in same place, o/w no wear. # E1686. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stabenow, Dana.   THE SINGING OF THE DEAD: A KATE SHUGAK NOVEL (SIGNED)  
New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, 2001. 1st ed. 254 pages. Hardcover. 0312209576 0-312-20957-6. Signed by the author in silver ink on black part of title page. Eleventh volume of the Aleutian PI series.
Fine/Fine. No wear on book or dustjacket. # E1689. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stack, Richard L.   THE DOGGONEST CHRISTMAS (SIGNED)  
Dallas: Taylor Publishing, 1988. Hardcover. 0960540067 0-9605400-6-7. Inscribed 'Dear Brandon II, Dare to Dream' and SIGNED by the author along with a stamped paw print of Josh, dated 12/13/90. Illustrated by Charles W. Stack. White boards and white dustjacket.
Near Fine/Fine. No wear on book or dustjacket. Christmas gift note from grandparents inside front board. # E0078. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stack, Richard Lynn.   THE DOGGONEST PUPPY LOVE (SIGNED)  
Glen Burnie, MD: Windmill Press, 1992. Hardcover. 0962826219 0-9628262-1-9. Inscribed To Brandon, Best Wishes! signed by the author and stamped paw print of Josh. Illustrated by Chet Phillips. White boards and white dustjacket. Includes bookmark inscribed and signed by author. Storyline with President Bush, Lady Barbara, and their dog Millie.
Near Fine/Fine. No wear on book or dustjacket. Birthday gifted from grandparents on FFEP. # E0080. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stack, Richard Lynn.   THE DOGGONEST VACATION (SIGNED)  
Dallas: Taylor Publishing, 1990. Hardcover. 0962826200 0-9628262-0-0. Inscribed Dear Brandon, Dare to Dream! signed by the author and stamped paw print of Josh, dated 10/28/92. Illustrated by Sheri Lynn Mowrer. White boards and white dustjacket.
Near Fine/Fine. No wear on book or dustjacket. Christmas gifted from grandparents on FFEP. # E0079. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Standish, Burt L.   FRANK MERRIWELL'S FOES: MERRIWELL SERIES NO. 3  
New York: Smith Street, 1972. 252 pages. Hardcover. 0837393035 0-8373-9303-5. Edited by Jack Rudman.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, crisp, tight. No name or marks. # B3271. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stanley, Chuck.   KING OF THE PANHANDLE  
New York: Phoenix Press, 1949. 258 pages. Hardcover. Cowboy fiction. Red cloth with yellow spine title.
Good+/No Jacket. Clean, firm. Small letter s on spine. Edges darkened. # B6940. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stanush, Claude.   SOMETIMES IT'S NEW YORK (SIGNED)  
San Antonio: Wings Press, 2007. 1st ed. 216 pages. Paperback. 0916727181 0-916727-18-1. A fine collection of short stories. Inscribed to previous owners and signed by the late great Texas writer, Claude Stanush on the half-title page. He had a long career as a journalist for LIFE and the San-Antonio Express. First Wings Press edition, bound with French flaps.
Fine/Wraps. Tight, no wear. # B9642. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Steinbeck, John.   THE SHORT REIGN OF PIPPIN IV  
New York: Viking Press, 1957. Book Club ed. 188 pages. Hardcover. Steinbeck's novel set in France.
Good+/No Jacket. # A1482. $4.00     Inquire Now  
Stevens, Mary Pace.   THROUGH A POET'S WINDOW  
New York: Henry Harrison, 1941. 1st ed. 64 pages. Hardcover. A collection of poems on western Texas, nature, family, art & war. Bound in dark blue cloth with gilt cover decor. Uncommon.
VG/No Jacket. Previous owner's name, else VG+. # E1065. $26.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stevenson, Robert Louis.   KIDNAPPED  
New York: Rand, McNally, 1905. Reprint. 262 pages. Hardcover. Reprint of the 1886 classic work which was originally published as a serial in a magazine for boys. Illustrated with several b/w plates. Olive green cloth-covered boards with gilt title and thistle decoration on front and spine.Top edge gilt. Undated but circa 1905.
VG/No Jacket. Hinges and binding firm. Short gift note on front endpaper. Minor scuffing on corners and edges. # E0871. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stewart, Ora Pat.   BUTTERMILK AND BRAN  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1964. 1st ed. 181 pages. Hardcover. Accounts of rural life. New old stock.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked first edition. Dj price-clipped. No wear. # B4273. $24.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stewart, Jane L.   THE CAMP FIRE GIRLS ON THE FARM: OR BESSIE KING'S NEW CHUM  
Akron: Saalfield Publishing, 1928. Reprint. 248 pages. Hardcover. Xmas gift inscription dated 1928. This is second book in the Camp Fire Girls Series. Girl in a red camoe on front of jacket. Back of jacket has list of the Billy Whiskers Series books.
Good+/Good. Firm binding. Hinge paper split, but underlying cloth holding tightly. Very light wear to corners. Some time in the past a bookworm drilled a half-inch tunnel in from the fore-edge. Dustjacket worn on corners. # B9968. $22.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stirling, S.M.   SWORD OF THE LADY  
New York: ROC, 2009. 1st ed. 484 pages. Hardcover. 0451462904 0-451-46290-4.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, no name or marks. # B2867. $16.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stone, Walter.   TREASURY OF AUSTRALIAN FOLKLORE  
Adelaide: Rigby, 1980. 1st ed. 161 pages. Hardcover. 0727012665 0-7270-1266-5. A collection of songs, poems, & stories from Australia's rich history.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Dj has 1" closed tear lower front, no chips. Clean, tight & straight. # A7571. $14.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stopple, Libby.   A BOX OF PEPPERMINTS (SIGNED)  
Austin: AUA, 1989. Reprint. 83 pages. Paperback. 0913632074 0-913632-07-4. Inscribed for 'Virginia' by the author 1990.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked save for author's inscription. # B2618. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stout, Rex.   SOME BURIED CAESAR: A NERO WOLFE MYSTERY  
New York: Farrar & Reinhart, 1939. 1st ed. 296 pages. Hardcover. First edition of Stout's 6th Nero Wolfe novel. Farrar Reinhart colophon on copyright page. 3 page except from Too Many Cooks at end. In seafoam green cloth. Binding strong, text block clean. Endpapers show the typical browning from the bindery glue. NOTE: spine has significant silverfish lightening, but no holes, some lightening to front coer edge and rear cover. (see or request scan).
Fair/No Jacket. Significant silverfishing to spine, owner's bookplate. # A8588. $80.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stratton, Florence, & Vincent Burke.   THE WHITE PLUME: OR O. HENRY'S OWN SHORT STORY  
Beaumont, Texas: E. Szafir & Son Co., 1931. 1st ed. 30 pages. Paperback. 1st separate printing, 1st printing stated. Story of romance between O. Henry and a young woman from Brenham, Texas when he was a very young man and new to the West. Written by newspaper columnist in Beaumont. Sub-title on cover 'An O.Henry Love Story'. The story first appeared in Bunker's Monthly magazine in 1928. Never read as pages are still uncut from the printer. Somewhat scarce.
VG/Wraps. Oversize edges of cover have some wear from handling, and some browning from light exposure. # B9077. $195.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Strauss, Elizabeth.   CONNECTIONS: READING & LITRATURE  
Austin: Steck-Vaughn, 1992. 250 pages. Paperback. 0811456013 0-8114-5601-3. Classical & popular literature, and commentary on the arts are presented for the student to read & analyze. There is an inventory to determine what you know & what you need to study.
Fine/Wraps. No marks or creases. # A7203. $9.25     Inquire Now  
Stuart, Harry Lee.   THE GINGER FLOWER  
New York: North River Press, 1947. 1st ed. 291 pages. Hardcover. Novel of romance set in Hawaii. In light blue cloth covers.
VG/Good. SIGNED by the author on title page. Book quite nice, dustjacket has edge chipping, mostly along top back edge. # B8110. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Styron, William.   THE CONFESSIONS OF NAT TURNER (FRANKLIN LIBRARY, SIGNED LIMITED EDITION)  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1979. Limited ed. 441 pages. Leather. Brown leather covered boards with gilt decoration and title. Three raised bands on the spine. All edges gilt. Moire endpapers and satin ribbon marker. Signed in black ink by the author on tissue protected blank page following the endpaper. Special message to the subscriber from the author. Illustrated by Ann Grifalconi. Includes editors booklet. .
Near Fine/No Jacket. Tight, unread. No wear. Moire endpaper edges have minor color change. # E1506. $33.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sue, Eugene.   THE MYSTERIES OF PARIS (3 VOLUME SET, THREE)  
New York: Peter Fenelon Collier, 1900. 1312 pages. Hardcover. With 32 illustrations by the best French artists. Dark green cloth-covered boards with bright gilt title on spine.
VG/No Jacket. Bindings tight, hinges and pages in good order, with no splits or tears. Owner name inked on FEP of each volume. Four small whitish drip spots on front of vol one. All corners sharp. Spine tips nice. # B8528. $65.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Suri, Manil.   THE DEATH OF VISHNU  
New York: W.W. Norton, 2001. 1st ed. 295 pages. Paperback. 0393050424 0-393-05042-4.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight, no name or marks. Reader crease on spine. # B2324. $5.25     Inquire Now  
Swan, Annie S.   GATES OF EDEN  
New York: Robert Carter & Brothers, 1900. Reprint. 317 pages. Hardcover. Scottish dialect Victorian romance. This is an undated reprint by American publisher in late nineteenth century. Green cloth-covered boards with black decorations on front and bright gilt title and decorations on spine. B/w landscape drawings at chapter heads.
VG/No Jacket. Solid binding and hinges. Unmarked. Spine ends softened, corners square, but slightly worn. # E0038. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Swan, Annie S.   HAZELL & SONS BREWERS  
Edinburgh: Oliphant Anderson Ferrie, 1888. 1st ed. 250 pages. Hardcover. Early book by the "mother" of popular fiction. Light blue cloth-covered boards with red and yellow floral decorations and gilt titles.
Good+/No Jacket. Tight, unmarked, with strong hinges. Spine ends worn. Spine is sunned. # B9985. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Swan, Annie S.   A MAID OF THE ISLES: A ROMANCE OF SKYE  
London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1932. Reprint. 343 pages. Hardcover. A H&S Yellow Jacket edition. In light blue embossed cloth covers. 'Seventh Edition' [printing] stated.
VG/Good. Book is tight, no name or marks. Top edge darkened. Bright dustjacket has numerous small edge tears, scuffing and some text loss on back panel. # B9966. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Swan, Annie S.   THE NE'ER DO WEEL  
Toronto: William Briggs, 1897. 1st ed. 347 pages. Hardcover. Victorian romance. First Canadian edition, published concurrently with London edition by Hutchinson. Blue-green cloth-covered boards with gilt and black decorations and gilt titles. Illustrated with b/w plates and drawings at chapter heads. tissue protected frontis.
Good+/No Jacket. Very firm binding and hinges, no name or marks. Spine and parts of front and back boards have sun faded changed to a golden color. Corners sharp, spine ends softened. # E0037. $28.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Swan, Annie S.   A VICTORY WON  
Toronto: William Briggs, 1895. 1st ed. 328 pages. Hardcover. Victorian romance. First Canadian edition, published concurrently with London edition by Hutchinson. Blue cloth-covered boards with green and black decorations and gilt titles. Illustrated with twelve plates by Richard Tod and drawings at chapter heads.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, unmarked, clean. Spine ends softened, corners scuffed, but sharp. # E0028. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Swift, Jonathan.   GULLIVER'S TRAVELS (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1940. Reprint. 343 pages. Hardcover. Covered in smooth cream linen, gilt nautical design in black cartouche on front, and gilt title in black block on spine. Illustrated with wood engravings by Fritz Eichenberg. Publisher's Sandglass leaflet and black paper-covered slipcase included.
Fine/No Jacket. Book has no wear, no name or marks. Fine slipcase is also without wear. # E1600. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Swiggett, Glen Levin.   SPIRITUAL SONNETS  
Sewanee, TN: Univ. Press of Sewanee, 1951. Limited ed. 52 pages. Paperback. Chapbook of religious poems. Cream colored heavy paper, with deckle edges. Sewn saddle stitched. Produced in a one-time edition of 500 copies.
Fine/Wraps. No wear or marks. # E0852. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Syers, Ed.   HARDPRESSED TEXAS: THE LUCKENBACH SHOWDOWN  
Waco: OBT Press, 1986. 1st ed. 179 pages. Hardcover. 0317650793 0-317-65079-3. Humorous satire of life in the Hill Country of Texas. Uncommon.
Near Fine/Near Fine. # A7625. $14.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Taine, H.A.   ORIGINES DE FRANCE CONTEMPORAINE: EXTRACTS WITH ENGLISH NOTES BY A.H. EDGREN  
New York: Henry Holt & Co., 1895. 1st ed. 157 pages. Hardcover. Khaki colored cloth with dark blue titles and decoration. Three page biographical sketch of the author in English. B/w frontis portrait. Text in French, with 12 pages notes in English.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, PON, pencil underline and notes. # B7039. $9.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tarkington, Booth.   MONSIEUR BEAUCAIRE (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1961. Reprint. 121 pages. Hardcover. Wine colored cloth covered boards, bright gilt titles and decorations. Top edge dyed red. Tweed-look paper-covered slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included. Color plates and decorations by T.M. Cleland.
Fine/No Jacket. Book has no wear, no marks. Slipcase has very minor scuffing at corners. # E1559. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tarr, Kenneth R.   THE LAST DAYS: VOLUME TWO OF ZION'S TRAIL  
Springville, UT: Bonneville Books, 2000. 225 pages. Paperback. 1555175309 1-55517-530-9. Mormon post-appocalypse fantasy.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, but has owner name inked inside front cover. # B9716. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tarsis, Valeriy.   THE BLUEBOTTLE  
New York: Knopf, 1963. 1st Am. ed. 230 pages. Hardcover. First American edition of two Novellas by a Soviet writer, translated by Thomas Jones and David Alger. Includes THE BLUEBOTTLE and RED AND BLACK. Teal cloth-covered boards with gilt title and red decoration. Top edge is dyed red. Dustjacket is bright blue with black fly and red and white lettering.
Fine/VG. Book has no wear, no marks. Dustjacket has scuffs at corners and tiny tears. # E0062. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Taylor, Travis S.   KILL BEFORE DYING: TAU CETI AGENDA SERIES  
Riverdale, NY: Baen Books, 2017. 1st ed. 318 pages. Hardcover. 1476782075 1476782075. Book five in the Tau Ceti Agenda Series. First printing.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no name or marks. # E1627. $16.00   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  
Tehanetorens, (Ray Fadden).   TALES OF THE IROQUOIS VOLUMES I AND II  
Ohsweken, ON: Iroqrafts, 1998. Reprint. 174 pages. Paperback. 0919645232 0-919645-23-2. Two books in one include Key to Indian Pictographs and Tales of the Iroquois. B/w drawings and illustrations throughout.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # E1334. $19.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tekahionwake, (E. Pauline Johnson).   FLINT AND FEATHER: IROQUOIS REPRINTS  
Ohsweken, ON: Iroqrafts, 1997. Reprint. 77 pages. Paperback. 0919645267 0-919645-26-7. Born of Mohawk chief father and English mother, this lady gained celebrity throughout North America and England as a poet and performer. Poetry and biographical essay, b/w portrait frontis. Somewhat uncommon.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # E1345. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Terry, Roger.   GOD'S EXECUTIONER: A NOVEL  
Springville, UT: Cedar Fort, 2005. 1st ed. 372 pages. Paperback. 1555178715 1-55517-871-5. Mormon oriented fiction.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. Sticker ghost inside front cover. # B9709. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Thackeray, William Makepeace.   THE NEWCOMES (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press,. Reprint. 761 pages. Hardcover. Pictorial cover, gilt title in black block on spine. Illustrated throughout with drawings by Edward Ardizzone. Top edge dyed a reddish color. Black paper-covered slipcase and publisher's Sandglass leaflet included.
VG/No Jacket. Book has no name or marks. Slight wear to spine ends. Very good slipcase has small chips along opening edge. # E1603. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Thackeray, William M.   SULTAN STORK AND OTHER PAPERS WITH BIBLIOGRAPHY  
London: George Redway, 1887. 1st ed. 268 pages. Hardcover. Collection of stories featuring Sultan Stork: Being the One Thousand and Second Night, and eight others, plus 11 contributions to periodicals. Forty page amended Bibliography of Thackeray, and index. Dark green cloth-covered boards with bright gilt title and stork illustration and delicate figured bands in black.
Good+/No Jacket. Never read past page 18 as the pages have not been slit open.Corners bumped and spine ends softened. # B8713. $27.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Thayne, Carole.   FALSE PRETENSES  
American Fork: Covenant, 2004. 1st ed. 336 pages. Paperback. 1591565197 1-59156-519-7. Mormon oriented fiction.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. sticker ghost inside front cover. # B9721. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Thayne, Carole.   A QUESTION OF TRUST  
American Forks: Covenant, 2003. 1st ed. 293 pages. Paperback. 1591562104 1-59156-210-4. Modern novel set in Utah.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # B9369. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Thomas, Jessie Brown.   DOVE AT THE WINDOW  
Wichita Falls: Terry bros., Publishers, 1943. 1st ed. 44 pages. Hardcover. In brown cloth-covered boards with gilt title on front and spine. The frontis is a group photo of the Thomas Quartet and their pianist. The group performed every Sunday on radio station KWFT and Mrs. Thomas would read one of her poems. The poems in this book are compiled from the program.
VG/No Jacket. Book is clean and firm, no ownwer name, but 2348 is penned near the top of the dedication page and inside rear board. # B8350. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Thompson, Thomas.   LOST!  
New York: Atheneum, 1975. 1st ed. 248 pages. Hardcover. 0689106343 0-689-10634-3. The story of three people and their desperate struggle against time and the sea-and each other. SIGNED by the author on front endpaper, with "Best wishes!".
VG/VG. Tight, sharp corners. Foxed on edges. Dustjacket has 1/4 inch tear on back. # E0841. $45.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Thrash, Chris.   EVERYDAY HEROES: ORDINARY PEOPLE MAKING ORDINARY MOMENTS EXTRAORDINARY  
Midland: Harvington Media, 2003. 1st ed. 135 pages. Paperback. 0974172200 0-9741722-0-0.
New/Wraps. A new copy. # B2660. $5.00     Inquire Now  
Thurston, E. Temple.   THE GREATEST WISH IN THE WORLD  
New York: Mitchell Kennerley, no date. 396 pages. Hardcover. Red with bright gilt titles.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, PON, foxed edges. Stands straight, corners sharp. # B5840. $10.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tiernan, Mary S.   JACK HORNER: A NOVEL  
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1890. 1st ed. 347 pages. Hardcover. Historical novel set in the Civil War era, providing insights into civilian life in wartime Richmond, Virginia. Green cloth with gilt titles and decoration. Thirty-six page listing of books offered by the publisher. 1st edition, with same date title & copyright page. Originals are quite uncommon.
Good+/No Jacket. Endpaper and title page loosened, all else firm. No name or marks. Corners bent, spine ends softened. # B8730. $110.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tinkle, Lon.   AN AMERICAN ORIGINAL: THE LIFE OF J. FRANK DOBIE  
Austin: U.T. Press, 1983. Reprint. 264 pages. Paperback. 029270366X 0-292-70366-X. Stated first UT printing.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. No reader crease. # B4753. $10.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tinkle, Lon.   AMERICAN ORIGINAL: THE LIFE OF J. FRANK DOBIE (SIGNED)  
Boston: Little, Brown, 1978. 1st ed. 264 pages. Hardcover. 0316848875 0-316-84887-5. First major biography of one of the Southwest's best loved storytellers. First edition SIGNED by Tinkle. Bibliography and index.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight, no wear, but edges foxed. Dustjacket is price-clipped, has some signs of age, but no wear. # E1780. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Titus, Eve, & Paul Galdone.   BASIL AND THE LOST COLONY: A BASIL OF BAKER STREET MYSTERY  
New York: Whittlesey House, 1964. 1st ed. 96 pages. Hardcover. Basil, the Sherlock Holmes of the Mouse World, solves a mystery.
VG/Fair. Clean, tight, unmarked. Sharp square corners. Dustjacket worn and with holes on spine tips, corners, and edges. Picture on dustjacket shows Basil climbing a Swiss mountain. # B8926. $31.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Toepperwein, Fritz A.   UNCLE KRIS IN HIS WORKSHOP  
Boerne, Texas: Highland Press, 1955. 1st ed. 32 pages. Paperback. Sewn text in cardstock cover with dust jacket. Illustrated throughout with drawings by Emilie Toepperwein. Clean, tight, unmarked. White Dj, silver title and decoration in rosey block.
Fine/Fine. # B2606. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Toepperwein, Fritz A., .   O. HENRY ALMANAC: THROUGH THE YEARS 1862 TO 1910 CONTAINING AN ACCOUNT OF SOME OF THE HIGHLIGHTS OF THE LIFE OF WILLIAM SYDNEY PORTER  
Boerne, TX: Highland Press, 1966. 44 pages. Paperback. A fun collection of facts & trivia relating to O. Henry and his days in Texas. B/w illustrations and photos. Quite uncommon.
VG/Wraps. # B6811. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tomlinson, H.M.   THE SNOWS OF HELICON  
New York: Harper & Brother, 1933. 1st ed. 267 pages. Hardcover.
Good/No Jacket. # A1541. $5.25     Inquire Now  
Tonelli, Bill.   AMAZING STORY OF THE TONELLI FAMILY IN AMERICA  
Reading: Addison Wesley, 1994. 1st ed. 264 pages. Hardcover. 0201624559 0-201-62455-9. 12,000 miles in a Buick in search of identity, ethnicity, geography, kinship, and home.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B6595. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Townsend, Virginia.   JANET STRONG  
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1865. 1st ed. 314 pages. Hardcover. In blind-stamped brown covers with gilt spine lettering. A moral tale for young women. 'In her inmost soul she never regretted the decision of that night. Courage and strength and the deeper insight that comes of evil resisted, were given her.'
Good/No Jacket. Some wear to covers, moderate foxing throughout. A little cocked. # B0697. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Townsend, Tom.   QUEEN OF THE WIND  
Austin: Panda Books / Eakin Pr., 1989. 1st ed. 146 pages. Hardcover. 0890157154 0-89015-715-4. Sailing, adventure, and romance on the high seas.
New/Fine. New old stock from our archives. # B9043. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Trefil, James.   NATURE OF SCIENCE: AN A-Z GUIDE TO THE LAWS & PRINCIPLES GOVERNING OUR UNIVERSE  
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2003. 1st Am. ed. 433 pages. Hardcover. 0618319387 0-618-31938-7. The Laws are tackled alphabetically beginning with Accelerated Motion, Acid Rain...through Zeeman Effect and lastly Zeno's Paradox. Clean, tight, unmarked, no bumps. Unclipped Dj has a wrinkle at rear top caused by careless packing.
Fine/Near Fine. # B6640. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Trine, Ralph Waldo.   THE WORLD'S BALANCE WHEEL  
New York: Dodd, Mead, 1920. Reprint. 53 pages. Hardcover. The author speaks against Bolshevism, 'classism', illiteracy, and anything else he feels will tend to keep American democracy down. He is for public education and Christianity. Mottled tan design on paper coverd boards. Ruled in brown with brown title on spine. Front titleis embossed in a bright gilt rectangle.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, PON stamped on FEP, with a pasted in portrait of author. Spine tips worn, old price in ink on front endpaper. # B5892. $17.00   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  
Turner, Philip.   WIGWIG AND HOMER  
Cleveland: World Publishing, 1969. 1st Am. ed. 93 pages. Hardcover. Bright pictorial cover. Illustrated throughout with drawings by Graham Humphreys. ist American edition.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Appears new. # B4078. $19.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Turow, Scott.   PERSONAL INJURIES (FRANKLIN SIGNED FIRST EDITION)  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1999. Limited ed. 403 pages. Leather. In olive green leather, with two raised spine bands, gilt decorations and lettering, and silk ribbon. All edges gilt. Color frontis by Linda Richards. Signed by the author on special page bound in. Includes publisher information sheet. .
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. # E0327. $51.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Twain, Mark, & Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.   THE UNABRIDGED MARK TWAIN, VOLUME 1  
Philadelphia: Running Press, 1997. Reprint. 1289 pages. Leather. 076240180X 0-7624-0180-X. Edited by Lawrence Teacher, with opening remarks by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. Nice dark blue leather binding with bright gilt titles and decorations and all edges gilt.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, straight, unmarked. Corners square. # E1393. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tyler, Anne.   A PATCHWORK PLANET (LARGE PRINT)  
New York: Random House, 1998. Reprint. 370 pages. Paperback. 0375702903 0-375-70290-3. First printing of the large print edition.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Lowwer corners beginning to curl. # B9516. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Uncle Timothy, .   THERE'S A SONG IN THE AIR: STORIES, POEMS, AND PICTURES FOR THE HOLIDAYS  
New York: Ernst Kaufmann, 1900. 64 pages. Hardcover. B/w illustrations throughout. Pictorial cover, no title on grey cloth spine. Late nineteenth century publication, but not dated. Circa 1900.
VG/No Jacket. Name erased from FEP, tight binding. # B8727. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now