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Alexander, Thomas E., & Dan K. Utley.   FADED GLORY: A CENTURY OF FORGOTTEN TEXAS MILITARY SITES, THEN AND NOW  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2012. 1st ed. 224 pages. Paperback. 1603446990 1-60344-699-0. Seven maps show location of sites dating from the Mexican War, Indian Wars, Civil War, and every other conflict through World War II. Drawings, color photos and other illustrations, index.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0739. $14.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ali, Kazim.   INQUISITION  
Middletown CT: Wesleyan University Press, 20. 1st ed. 91 pages. Paperback. 0819577626 0-8195-7762-6. Softcover book of poetry.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # E3583. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Anderson, Christopher.   SWEET CAROLINE: LAST CHILD OF CAMELOT  
New York: William Morrow, 2003. 1st ed. 334 pages. Hardcover. 006621369X 0-06-621369-X. Life inside the Kennedy White House and after for the only suvivor of Camelot's First Family. White and aqua dustjacket with father and daughter snapshot on front. First printing.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. # E3546. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Anderson, Kevin J., & Rebecca Moesta.   STAR WARS YOUNG JEDI KNIGHTS: JEDI SHADOW (THREE COMPLETE NOVELS)  
New York: Berkley Books, 2003. Reprint. 392 pages. Paperback. 0425186830 0-425-18683-0. Contains three complete novels: Heirs of the Force, Shadow Academy, and The Lost Ones.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, no marks. Faint reader bend on spine. # E3556. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Atkinson, Tex.   FROM THE COCKPIT: COMING OF AGE IN THE KOREAN WAR (SIGNED)  
Baltimore: PublishAmerica, 2002. 1st ed. 203 pages. Paperback. 1591299772 1-59129-977-2. The autobiographical account of Atkinson, a Navy carrier pilot who flew over 100 combat missions in Korea and holds many awards, including the Distinguished Flying Cross. SIGNED by Tex.
New/Wraps. # 23738. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dawson, Kate Winkler.   AMERICAN SHERLOCK: MURDER, FORENSICS, AND THE BIRTH OF AMERICAN CSI (SIGNED)  
New York: Putnam, 2020. 1st ed. 325 pages. Hardcover. 0525539557 0-525-53955-7. The life of Edward Oscar Heinrich, who invented or pioneered the use of much of the scientific methods still used today as legal forensic tools. Cream dustjacket with red title on front and spine. Signed by the author on the title page.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. # E3554. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Denning, Troy.   STAR WARS THE NEW JEDI ORDER: STAR BY STAR (SIGNED)  
New York: Del Rey, 2002. Reprint. 605 pages. Paperback. 0345428676 0-345-42867-6. Signed by the author on the titlepage. Bonus inside is Star Wars The New Jedi Order: Recovery, previously available as e-book only.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, no owner name or writing. # E3557. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fanon, Frantz.   A DYING COLONIALISM  
nyw York: Grove Press, 1965. Reprint. 181 pages. Paperback. 0802150276 0-8021-5027-6. A history and discussion of modern revolutionary struggles against colonialism.
Fine/Wraps. No sign of use or handling. # E3582. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Farrell, Warren.   THE MYTH OF MALE POWER: WHY MEN ARE THE DISPOSABLE SEX  
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1993. 1st ed. 446 pages. Hardcover. 0671793497 0-671-79349-7. The author explains the myth and assumption that most keeps men and women apart - the belief that men have the power. Bibliography and index. White heather paper-covered boards with blue cloth spine.This copy is a collectible first printing with complete number line. Blue dustjcket with white title on front and spine.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight, no owner marks. Spine ends a little softened. # E3564. $45.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fulbright, Timothy Edward, & J. Alfonso .   WHITE-TAILED DEER HABITAT: ECOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT ON RANGELANDS  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2010. 1st ed. 241 pages. Paperback. 1585444995 1-58544-499-5. Describes habitat requirements of white-tail deer, and how to manage them in a scientific manner Texas. B/w photos, maps, and charts. Bibliography and index. Second printing of the first edition.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Near Fine. # E0561. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hagedorn, Hermann.   THE ROAD TO LIBERTY: THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE, THE CONSTITUTION OF THE U.S., CONSTITUTION OF NEW JERSEY  
Chicago: John C. Winston Company, 1928. Reprint. 142 pages. Hardcover. This is the New Jersey edition, so contains the constitution of that state, along with the text of the U.S. Declaration of Independence (with a list of the signers), and the Constitution of the United States. The Road to Liberty and How Zach Peters Found It: An American Adventure in Ten Dreams which more or less explains the two U.S. documents is bound in the same book, and illustrated by Frank Godwin. Teal cloth-covered boards with front titles in black and gilt. B/w illustrations and two color plates.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, firm, square corners. Presentation page honors a student with signatures of Principal and Superintendent. # E3547. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hodgson, William Hope.   OUT OF THE STORM: UNCOLLECTED FANTASIES BY WILLIAM HOPE HODGSON  
New York: Centaur Books, 1980. Reprint. 190 pages. Paperback. 0878180168 0-87818-016-8. Seven short stories of fantasy and terror, edited by Sam Moskowitz, and each with an illustration in b/w by Stephen Fabian.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no marks, and only light shelfwear. # E3575. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kane, Bob, Creater of Batman.   BATMAN VS THE PENGUIN: NO. 4 SIGNET ADVENTURES OF THE DYNAMIC DUO  
New York: Signet Books, 1966. 1st ed. 159 pages. Paperback. First Signet printing May 1966 in yellow softcover with Penguin on front. B/w comic book style illustrations in pocketbook size. All edges dyed red. Signet D2970.
Good+/Wraps. Cover and all pages firm and unmarked. Light scuffing and surface wrinkles to cover. No reader crease. # E3581. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Leddick, David.   NAKED MEN: PIONEERING MALE NUDES 1935-1955  
New York: Universe / Rizzoli, 1997. 1st ed. 128 pages. Hardcover. 0789300796 0-7893-0079-6. Artistic b/w & sepia photos of semi-clothed and nude males from the 1930s to 1950s. Many photographers' works including George Platt Lyons, Herbert List, PAJAMA Group, Voinquel and others. Much Paul Cadmus. Index of featured models.
Fine/Fine. Pristine copy. # E3551. $40.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lemond, Shar.   TRAVEL SECRETS, BOOK THREE: NEW YORK CITY  
Shar Lemond, 2019. 1st ed. 245 pages. Paperback. 1775337359 1-77533-735-9. Travel adventure and romance.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks, appears unread. # E3570. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lemond, Shar.   TRAVEL SECRETS, BOOK TWO: PARIS & BORDEAUX  
Shar Lemond, 2019. 1st ed. 307 pages. Paperback. 1775337332 1-77533-733-2. Travel adventure and romance.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks, appears unread. # E3569. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Marvel Comics Group Staff, & Stan Lee.   STAN LEE PRESENTS THE MARVEL COMICS ILLUSTRATED VERSION OF STAR WARS: RETURN OF THE JEDI  
New York: Marvel Comics Group, 1983. 1st ed. 159 pages. Paperback. 0939766582 0-939766-58-2. Color illustrated comic-book style version of the story in a pocketbook size format. Stated first edition.
Fine/Wraps. Tight, no wear, no marks except manufacturer's price on front cover marked out. # E3576. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Merk, Frederick.   SLAVERY AND THE ANNEXATION OF TEXAS  
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1972. 290 pages. Hardcover. 0394481046 0-394-48104-6. Northerners objected to adding another Slave state, the ensuing turmoil is discussed herein. Indexed, with chronologically arranged text of documents and treaties relating to annexation.
Near Fine/Fine. Light spotting on page edges. # A0236. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Meyer, Lewis.   PREPOSTEROUS PAPA (SIGNED)  
Cleveland: World Publishing, 1959. Reprint. 214 pages. Hardcover. Lewis Meyer who was an Oklahoma institution as author, bookstore owner, and book reviewer on radio and television wrote this humorous portrait of his own father. SIGNED by the author and by Papa. Yellow cloth-covered boards with orange oil derrick on the front, black title on the spine.
Good+/No Jacket. Tight, clean, square corners. Spine is daekened, with a splash stain on back cover. # E3548. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Montgomery Ward, .   MONTGOMERY WARD CATALOG SPRING & SUMMER '79 1979  
Ft.Worth: Montgomery Ward, 1979. 1st ed. 1199 pages. Paperback. Shopper's catalog of clothing, home goods, sports and outdoors equipment, furniture, and most anything a person could want to buy by mail order in 1979. Folder of early shopper coupons, order blank for more catalogs.
VG/Wraps. Clean, solid and unmarked. Minor wear at spine ends. # E3550. $85.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Morrison, Dennis.   HENRY A. WALLACE: UP, DOWN, AND OUT IN THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY  
Waterbury: Emancipation Press, 1995. 1st ed. 122 pages. Paperback. Political maneuvering in the Truman Cabinet with a Secretary of Commerce inherited from the Roosevelt administration, who was at cross-purposes with the President over our stance with the U.S.S.R. First printing. Scarce.
Fine/Wraps. Tight, no wear, no marks. # E3574. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Moss, Jenny.   WINNIE'S WAR  
New York: Walker & Company, 2009. 1st ed. 178 pages. Hardcover. 0802798195 0-8027-9819-5. Historical fiction of a teenage Texas girl as the 1918 influenza epidemic threatens her town and family. Inscribed to owner and SIGNED by the author. I wonder if her president was a lying idiot?
Fine/Fine. The only sign of handling is the author inscription and signature. # E3584. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Nail, Olin W.   TEXAS METHODIST CENTENNIAL YEARBOOK 1834-1934  
Elgin, Texas: Olin Nail, 1934. 801 pages. Hardcover. A very comprehensive history of the Methodist Church in Texas. Numerous photos and biographies. In nicely embossed brown cloth covers with decorative endpapers. Index, notes, stats, tables.
VG/No Jacket. Light foxing to page eges, else Near Fine. # A0260. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rogers, Mary Beth.   WE CAN FLY: STORIES OF KATHERINE STINSON/OTHER GUTSY TEXAS WOMEN  
Austin: Ellen C. Temple, 1983. 1st ed. 184 pages. Hardcover. 0936650028 0-936650-02-8. Biographical sketches of some tough Texas women. B/w photos and drawings by Charles Shaw.
Fine/Near Fine. Light foxing top edge and white dj. # B1410. $20.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Russell, Traylor, & Robert T. Russell.   SOME DIE TWICE  
Waco, TX: Texian Press, 1979. 1st ed. 110 pages. Hardcover. Short stories of outlaws and places in East Texas history. Red cloth-covered boards with bright gilt title on front and spine. Red dustjacket with black title and gun-in-hand on front, white title on spine.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight, without wear or marks. Dustjacket has rubbing at lower corners and at foot of spine. Endpapers have foxing. # E3173. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Smith, Steve, & Rick Green.   THE RED GREEN BOOK: WIT AND WISDOM OF POSSUM LODGE (SIGNED)  
San Francisco: KQED Books, 1995. 1st ed. Paperback. 0912333219 0-912333-21-9. Canadian wit and humor as displayed on the TV comedy series The Red Green show. Signed inside the front cover by Red Green.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no wear, no owner marks. # E3560. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stegeman, John F., & Janet A. Stegeman.   CATY: A BIOGRAPHY OF CATHARINE LITTLEFIELD GREENE  
Athens, GA: Univ. Georgia, 1985. Reprint. 235 pages. Paperback. 0820307920 0-8203-0792-0. Biography of wife of Revolutionary War General Nathanael Greene and friend of George and Martha Washington. Section of b/w illustrations, endnotes, and index.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, unmarked. Spine a faded, else Fine. # E3091. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stillman, Ron.   TRACKER  
New York: Charter/Diamond, 1990. 1st ed. 187 pages. Paperback. 1557733848 1-55773-384-8. Adventures of a high-tech bounty hunter. Mass-market paperback.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # E3580. $7.95   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stilwell, Hart.   UNCOVERED WAGON  
Garden City: Doubleday, 1947. Reprint. 309 pages. Hardcover. Semi-autobiographical story of life with violent and unhappy father who drags his family all around Texas in his search for satisfaction. Blue cloth-covered boards with silver title on spine. Blue dustjacket with black and white illustration of wagon loaded with belongings and children. A.c. Greene lists it in his 50+ Best Books on Texas. Quite scarce in hardcover.
Good+/Good+. Tight, square corners, unmarked. Spine cloth faded. Jacket has several tiny tears at edges, small hole on rear of jacket. Cloth of spine is faded. # A0342. $125.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Swearingen, Jr., William Scott.   ENVIRONMENTAL CITY: PEOPLE, PLACE, POLITICS, AND THE MEANING OF MODERN AUSTIN  
Austin: U.T. Press, 2010. Reprint. 273 pages. Paperback. 0292722028 0-292-72202-8. History of the efforts to preserve Austin's natural environment and retain it's unique sense of place. B/w photos and index.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # E3561. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sweeney, James B.   A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF SEA MONSTERS AND OTHER DANGEROUS MARINE LIFE  
New York: Crown Publishers, 1972. Reprint. 314 pages. Hardcover. 0517501120 0-517-50112-0. Illustrated throughout with b/w photos and drawings. First section is myths, legends, and sea monsters in literature. The rest of the book is natural history and marine science. Large book with green cloth-covered boards, white title on spine. Dustjacket is green with b/w illustrations, white title on spine.
Near Fine/Good. Book is firm, no wear, no marks. Dustjacket has couple of 1 inch tears mended internally, and tiny tears at spine top. # E3579. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tasker, Joe.   SAVAGE ARENA  
New York: St. Martin's, 1982. 1st Am. ed. 270 pages. Hardcover. 0312699840 0-312-69984-0. First American edition. Book was published posthumously after the author and companion disappeared after being sighted above 27,000 feet on Mount Everest. B/w photos, maps, and drawings. Index. Black dustjacket, white title on spine, mountain photo on front and back.
Near Fine/Near Fine. No wear, no marks, pages have tanned. Dustjacket has small rub on two corners. # E3558. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Terrell, M.W.   SUNLIGHT AND SHADOWS  
San Antonio: Clegg Co., 1959. Reprint. 170 pages. Hardcover. A compilation of the works of many poets. Brown cloth-covered boards with dull gilt title on front and spine.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, unmarked. Minor rubbing at spine ends and line across front. Edges have pale foxing. # A0346. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Townsend, Tom.   POWDERHORN PASSAGE (SIGNED)  
Austin: Eakin Press, 1988. 1st ed. 102 pages. Hardcover. 0890156425 0-89015-642-5. Young reader's adventure in the time of the Rebublic of Texas, involving Jean Lafitte, Mexico Thompson, and other figures of Texas history. SIGNED by the author. Red cloth-covered boards with gilt title on spine. Pictorial white dustjacket. Cover art and interior illustrations by Francis Hill.
Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives. Pristine. # E3168. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Urbantke, Carl.   TEXAS IS THE PLACE FOR ME: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A GERMAN IMMIGRANT YOUTH: CARL URBANTKE, FOUNDER OF BLINN COLLEGE  
Austin: Pemberton Press, 1970. 1st ed. 99 pages. Hardcover. Autobiography of German man who came to Texas in 1853 and built a life in the growing state. He was a founder of Blinn College in Brenham. B/w photos, index. Tan cloth-covered boards with brown title on front and spine. Cream dustjacket is illustrated with drawings of Blinn College.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Light foxing to page edges. Dustjacket is price-clipped, has price sticker. # E3163. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Walker, Henry J.   JESSE JAMES 'THE OUTLAW' VOLUME 1  
Des Moines: Henry J. Walker, 1961. 1st ed. 283 pages. Hardcover. Biography of Jesse James and the James Gang. B/w photos. Bright orange cloth-covered boards with black title on front and spine.
Fine/No Jacket. New old stock from our archives. Pristine. # A0362. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wallace, Carlye Mae.   MARTINS MILL  
Quanah, TX: Nortex Press, 1976. 1st ed. 136 pages. Hardcover. 0890151350 0-89015-135-0. The centennial history of the East Texas town of Martins Mill, in Van Zandt County. Numerous b/w photos, family histories and more. In ochre boards with gilt title on front and spine.
Fine/No Jacket. New old stock from our archives. Pristine. # A0867. $40.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Weat, Timothy R. (editors), & James W. M.   TO REDEEM A NATION: A HISTORY AND ANTHOLOGY OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT  
St. James NY: Brandywine Press, 1993. 1st ed. 283 pages. Paperback. 1881089207 1-881089-20-7. Writings on the Civil Rights Movement from many sources, collected and edited by West and Mooney. First printing.
Fine/Wraps. Tight, no wear, no marks. # E3577. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Weathers, Beck.   LEFT FOR DEAD: MY JOURNEY HOME FROM EVEREST (SIGNED)  
New York: Villard Books, 2000. 1st ed. 292 pages. Hardcover. 0375504044 0-375-50404-4. Signed by the author on the halftitle page.
VG/Near Fine. Tight, no owner marks. Spine ends a little softened. Dustjacket has a small scuff at lower spine. # E3559. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Webb, Walter Prescott.   MORE WATER FOR TEXAS  
Austin: U.T. Press, 1954. 1st ed. 69 pages. Hardcover. A look at the problems and posssible solutions to water shortages throughout Texas in the 1950s. Maps, tables and charts. 10.25 x 6.75 inch landscape format. Scarce, especially in dustjacket. A nice copy for the W.P. Webb collector.
VG/Good. Dustjacket has mended 1-1/2" tear on front corner, and other small nicks. Cloth covers show foxing. # A0367. $45.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Williams III, George.   MARK TWAIN: HIS LIFE IN VIRGINIA CITY, NEVADA (SIGNED)  
Riverside CA: Tree by the River Publishing, . 1st ed. 197 pages. Hardcover. 0935174168 0-935174-16-8. A biography of Sam Clemens from 1861-1864, as a silver miner and reporter for the Territorial Enterprise. Inscribed "Sincerely hope you enjoy" and SIGNED by the author. Dark red cloth-covered boards with gilt titleon front and on spine. Scattered b/w photos. An uncommon book.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Tight, without wear, no owner marks. Edges are foxed. # E3549. $45.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Woff, Richard.   BRIGHT-EYED ATHENA: STORIES FROM ANCIENT GREECE  
Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 1999. Reprint. 48 pages. Hardcover. 0892365587 0-89236-558-7. Greek myths interpreted for young readers, and illustrated with color photos of carvings, paintings, and decorations.
Fine/No Jacket. Tight, no wear, no marks. # E3567. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Yuen, Kam.   TECHNIQUE & FORM OF THE THREE SECTIONAL STAFF IN KUNG FU  
Burbank CA: Ohara Publications, 1985. Reprint. 191 pages. Paperback. 0897500644 0-89750-064-4. Study guide and instructions for learning the use of this ancient Chinese weapon. Multiple b/w photos on every page.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no wear, no marks. # E3572. $15.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  

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