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Anderson, Clayton C.   THE ORDINARY SPACEMAN: FROM BOYHOOD DREAMS TO ASTRONAUT (SIGNED)  
Lincoln: Univ. Nebraska, 2015. 348 pages. Hardcover. 0803262825 0-8032-6282-5. Small-town Nebraska boy to life on the International Space Station. Foreword by Nevada Barr. Section of color photos. Signed by the author on the title page to owner who was a NASA engineer.
Fine/Fine. No wear. # E1949. $70.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bell, Frederic.   JENNY'S CORNER  
New York: Random House, 1974. 1st ed. 58 pages. Hardcover. 0394827414 0-394-82741-4. Story of young girl of eastern Pennsylvania in the 1850s. B/w illustrations by Zenowij Onyshkewych.
Fine/Near Fine. No marks, no wear. Dustjacket is price-clipped. # E1366. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bennett, editor, H.   FORMULAS FOR PROFIT  
Cleveland: World Publishing, 1943. Reprint. 632 pages. Hardcover.
Good+/No Jacket. # E2782. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Blackmon, Douglas A.   SLAVERY BY ANOTHER NAME: THE RE-ENSLAVEMENT OF BLACK PEOPLE IN AMERICA FROM THE CIVIL WAR TO WORLD WAR II  
New York: Doubleday, 2008. 1st ed. 468 pages. Hardcover. 0385506252 0-385-50625-2. Documents an ugly and hidden chapter in American history. B/w photos, bibliography, and index.
VG/VG. Clean, firm, unmarked. Has lost it's new-book crispness. Stated first edition. # E2754. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Botkin, B.A.   A TREASURY OF MISSISSIPPI RIVER FOLKLORE (SIGNED)  
New York: Crown Publishers, 1955. 620 pages. Hardcover. Five hundred stories and 30 songs with the humor and color of life on the river. Signed by editor Botkin on the front free endpaper. Dark blue colth-covered boards with gilt steamboat illustration on front and gilt title on spine. Brightly illustrated dustjacket.
VG/Good. Tight, pale foxing on edges. Corners sharp, spine ends softened. Dustjacket has internally mended tears, including a 2-inch tear on back with associated wrinkling. # E2615. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bruns, Laura.   JOHNSON SPACE CENTER: THE FIRST 50 YEARS  
Charleston: Arcadia Publishing, 2013. 1st ed. 127 pages. Paperback. 0738595101 0-7385-9510-1. From Images of Aviation series. Hundreds of black/white photos.
New/Wraps. New book. # 33384. $19.99   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bryant, Claude W.   LUMBERING ALONG IN TEXAS  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1960. 1st ed. 201 pages. Hardcover. Eight pages of b/w photos. Early business and industrial development in Texas focusing on the lumber industry and railroads. Info on Kosse, Dublin, Comanche, Stamford, Sulphur Springs & Sweetwater. Good index.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Tight, unmarked copy, Faint foxing to edges, else Fine. # E2695. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Chambers, William.   SKETCH OF THE LIFE OF GEN. T.J. CHAMBERS OF TEXAS  
Austin: Jenkins Publishing Company, 1975. Reprint. 63 pages. Hardcover. Biographical sketch done by Chamber's nephew after uncomplimentary information was circulated during his campaign for Texas governor in 1853. Jenkins 1975 facsimile of 1853 original published in Galveston. Olive green cloth-covered boards with black titles.
Fine/No Jacket. New old stock from our archives. No wear, no marks. # A1377. $60.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Chamot, Emile Monnin, & Clyde Walter Mas.   HANDBOOK OF CHEMICAL MICROSCOPY VOLUME I  
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1931. 1st ed. 474 pages. Hardcover. First edition, second printing corrected. Principles and use of microscopes and accessories. Physical methods of the study of chemical problems. Illustrated with drawings. Index.
Good+/No Jacket. Firm binding, owner name, a few scattered pencil notes. Corners square, spine ends softened. # E2781. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Chapman, Burton.   TELEPHONE ROAD, TEXAS: A HISTORY AND GUIDE TO TELEPHONE ROAD AND SOUTHEAST HOUSTON  
Friendswood, TX: Baxter Press, 2007. Reprint. 157 pages. Paperback. 1888237783 1-888237-78-3. History of the Telephone Road area, Hobby Airport, the many businesses, clubs & studios and the venerable Orange Show House that have made the area distinctive. B/w photos.
Fine/Wraps. New copies SIGNED by the author, a friend of the store. # 29192. $16.95   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Coffey, Pepper, & Kemah Historical.   KEMAH (IMAGES OF AMERICA)  
Charleston: Arcadia Publishing, 2011. 1st ed. 127 pages. Paperback. 0738585033 0-7385-8503-3. Archival photos form a history of Kemah on Galveston Bay.
New/Wraps. New book. # 30989. $19.99   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Crooks, Col. Kelley, & Mark Lardas.   WARSHIPS AT SEAWOLF PARK (SIGNED)  
Charleston: Arcadia Publishing, 2018. 1st ed. 126 pages. Paperback. 1467102628 1467102628. War history of the two ships, the USS Cavalla, an attack submarine and the destroyer-escort USS Stewart, the establishment of the park, and their difficult restoration. Over 100 B/w photos throughout.
New/Wraps. New copies SIGNED on the title page by Mark Lardas, a friend of our store. # 36669. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
D'Aulaire, Ingri & Edgar.   THE MAGIC MEADOW  
Garden City: Doubleday, 1958. Reprint. 55 pages. Hardcover. Story about a boy named Peterli who lives in the Swiss Alps. His grandfather makes cheese from the milk their goats produce. Large 9 x 12.5 inch format.
Good+/No Jacket. Firm and straight, no name or marks, no page tears. A little wear and chipping at corners and top edge. # E2756. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Davis, Brian M.   LOST GALVESTON: IMAGES OF AMERICA  
Charleston: Arcadia Publishing, 2010. 1st ed. 127 pages. Paperback. 0738566845 0-7385-6684-5. Historic black and white photos of buildings now demolished.
New/Wraps. New book. # 30195. $19.99   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dittman, Ralph E.   ALLEN'S LANDING (SIGNED)  
Houston: Allen Publishing, 1986. 1st ed. 767 pages. Hardcover. 0961691301 0-9616913-0-1. A fictionalized account of early Texas settlement, the Revolution, and the founding of what would become Houston, including many of the true historical figures. Bibliography and index. SIGNED by the author on the title page.
Near Fine/No Jacket. New old stock from our archives. Edges lightly foxed, else As New. # A2111. $55.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Doyon, Bernard.   CAVALRY OF CHRIST ON THE RIO GRANDE 1849-1883  
Milwaukee: Catholic Life Publ. Bruce Pres, 1. 252 pages. Hardcover. Adventure and excitement following the Oblate missionaries in the borderlands of far south Texas and adjacent Mexico. B/w illustrations. Dark blue cloth-covered boards with dull gilt title on spine. Yellow-orange dustjacket illustrated in white and black.
Near Fine/Good+. Tight, clean, no owner marks, no wear. Edges lightly foxed, endpapers stained by binder's chemicals. Price-intact dustjacket has minor wear, most notably at spine ends. # E2777. $65.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Drago, Harry Sinclair.   WILD, WOOLLY & WICKED: THE HISTORY OF THE KANSAS COW TOWNS AND THE TEXAS CATTLE TRADE  
New York: Clarkson Potter, 1960. 1st ed. 354 pages. Hardcover. Story of the stockyards and railheads of Kansas, and the cattle trails from Texas that supplied them. Tales of the men who made it all happen. Bibliography. Map endpapers. Notes & bibliography. 1960 first printing.
Near Fine/Good+. Solid unmarked copy. Edges lighlty foxed. Dustjacket spine is color-changed from sunlight. # E2771. $34.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
East, Lorecia Daigle.   MY ACADIANS: A GRAND LADY'S LOVE WITH HER FRENCH-ACADIAN HERITAGE  
Burnet: Eakin Press, 1980. 108 pages. Hardcover. 089015273X 0-89015-273-X. A collection of the legends, customs, memories and cultural history of the French-Acadian people who settled in southwest Louisiana and East Texas. B/w photos. Uncommon.
Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives. # A0872. $40.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Elliott, Ada.   801: BEANS, POTATOES AND APPLE PIE  
Wichita Falls: Nortex Press, 1977. 1st ed. 184 pages. Hardcover. 0890151768 0-89015-176-8. Mrs. Elliott recalls a long life and over twenty-five years of work at Dallas' 801 Boarding House.
VG/Good. Page edges foxed. Dustjacket spine sun-darkened. # A0947. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ellis, Rev. Joseph Henry, & Rosa Lee Ell.   SAM HOUSTON AND RELATED SPIRITUAL FORCES  
Houston: Concord Press, 1945. 1st ed. Hardcover. Two books in one. Life & writings of Sam Houston. The second book is A TEXAS SCRAPBOOK Emphasizing the Fruits of the Spiritual Forces, which has numerous newspaper stories through the years. Facsimile letter to Joseph L. Ellis, Indian Commisioner of the Republic of Texas, tipped in at rear. Unpaginated, but around 200 pages.
VG/No Jacket. Some light foxing to covers. # A0442. $26.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Emmett, Chris.   GIVE WAY TO THE RIGHT: SERVING WITH THE A.E.F. IN FRANCE DURING THE WORLD WAR  
San Antonio: Naylor Company, 1934. 1st ed. 302 pages. Hardcover. First edition. Orange linen-covered boards, black title on front and spine. Includes roster of L Company, 359th Infantry, 90th Division. Accounts of boys from Oklahoma and Texas fighting in France. scarce.
VG/No Jacket. Very firm binding and hinges. No name or marks. Corners square. # E2778. $110.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Emmett, Chris.   TEXAS CAMEL TALES  
Austin: Steck-Vaughan, 1969. Reprint. 234 pages. Hardcover. 0811476952 0-8114-7695-2. Story of the importation of camels and their use by the military and individuals as pack animals. Reprint of the Naylor 1932 edition. BTB 55-B.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight, no wear, no marks. Top edge and fore edge foxed. Dustjacket price intact at $7.95. Dustjacket has a tiny nick at foot of spine, elseFine. # A0131. $44.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Erickson, Andrew S., & Lyle J. Goldstein.   CHINESE AEROSPACE POWER: EVOLVING MARITIME ROLES  
Annapolis: Naval Institute, 2011. 1st ed. 524 pages. Hardcover. 1591142415 1-59114-241-5. Details developments in Chinese military and aerospace technology.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. # E2755. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Falconer, Thomas.   LETTERS AND NOTES ON THE TEXAN SANTA FE EXPEDITION 1841-1842  
Chicago: Rio Grande Press, 1963. Reprint. 159 pages. Hardcover. With introduction and notes by F.W. Hodge. A reprint of the 1930 original. Red cloth covered boards with bright gilt titles. Spiderweb patterned semi-transparent glassine dustjacket. Appendices, bibliography & index. Foolhardy Texans not satified with their western boundary marched into New Mexico Territory to claim it. Mexico thought otherwise, capturing them and sending them to Perote Prison in Mexico until the Feds secured their release. Texans would later return to Santa Fe in SUVs with their ski poles.
Near Fine/No Jacket. New old stock from our archives. # E2779. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Farnol, Jeffery.   MY LADY CAPRICE  
New York: Dodd, Mead, 1907. 1st ed. 289 pages. Hardcover. Green cloth-covered boards with gilt title and decoration and oval past-on of pretty lady. There are five color plates by Charlotte Weber Ditzler. All pages are decorated with green floral borders designed by Theodore B. Hapgood. Gilt top edge. First edition.
VG/No Jacket. Binding firm, with reglued hinges. No name or marks. Corners square, spine ends frayed. # E2784. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Farrell, Tina.   868 THE SHARECROPPER'S SON: THE STORY OF A WWII AMERICAN POW'S LIFE OF MIRACLES (SIGNED)  
Fairfax, VA: Xulon Press, 2018. 318 pages. Hardcover. 154563050X 154563050X. Biography by the daughter of the World War II veteran of the Army Air Corps. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on the front free endpaper.
Fine/Fine. No wear. # E2723. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Faulk, John Henry.   UNCENSORED JOHN HENRY FAULK  
Austin: Texas Monthly, 1985. 1st ed. 164 pages. Hardcover. 0877190135 0-87719-013-5. Book of essays by Texas folklorist and humorist. First edition and Out of Print.
VG/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. No sign of use or handling. Page edges and cream dustjacket foxed. # E2780. $12.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Field, Eugene.   IN WINK-A-WAY LAND  
Chicago: M.A. Donohue & Company, 1905. 1st ed. 148 pages. Hardcover. Blue-green cloth-covered boards, gilt titles front and spine. Front illustrated with a child dressed in white. Frontis portrait of the author.
Good+/No Jacket. Firm binding, hinges intact. No name or marks. Scuffed on edges, corners, and spine ends. Rear free endpaper has been removed. Smudges from use on boards. # E2759. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fischer, Ernest.   MARXISTS AND UTOPIAS IN TEXAS (SIGNED)  
Burnet: Eakin Press, 1980. 1st ed. 246 pages. Hardcover. 0890152330 0-89015-233-0. History of socialism and communism and planned communities in Texas from early progressive German communties such as Sisterdale to Quaker settlements in Friendswood. Indexed. SIGNED by Fischer on the title page.
Fine/Near Fine. New old stock from our archives. # A2202. $60.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fischer, Ernest G.   ROBERT POTTER: FOUNDER OF THE TEXAS NAVY  
Gretna, LA: Pelican Press, 1976. 1st ed. 258 pages. Hardcover. 0882890816 0-88289-081-6. North Carolina congressman, later a signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence, Potter is best remembered as the founder of the Texas Navy. Green cloth-covered boards with black title on spine.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Light edge foxing. Dj has minimal foxing and small wrinkle at bottom edge of spine. # E2783. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fitzhugh, Bessie Lee, & Jose Cisneros (i.   BELLS OVER TEXAS: STORIES AND PICTURES OF FAMOUS BELLS, THEIR USES AND ORIGINS  
El Paso: Texas Western Press, 1955. 1st ed. 159 pages. Hardcover. Info on the many historic bells from Texas missions, universities, churches, ships, forts, etc. Sepia photos, line drawings by Jose Cisneros. Indexed with notes. Design by Carl Hertzog. Limited to 1,250 copies, This is the second book published by Texas Western Press. In greenish-bronze cloth with bell decoration on front.
Near Fine/Good+. Solid, unmarked, no wear. Dustjacket has tiny chip on front corner, 1/2-inch closed tear on back, and slight bruise at top of spine. # E2775. $40.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Foster, Catherine Munson.   GHOSTS ALONG THE BRAZOS (SIGNED)  
Waco, TX: Texian Press, 1977. 91 pages. Hardcover. A collection of short ghost stories set along the Brazos River. Signed on the FFEP by the author. Ghost bookmark handmade by the author is included. Illustrated throughout by Ruth Munson, niece of the author.
Fine/Fine. Light foxing on endpapers, else FINE. New old stock from our archives. # A0727. $199.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Friedrichs, Irene Hohmann.   HISTORY OF GOLIAD (SIGNED)  
Victoria Texas: Regal Printers, 1967. 2nd ed. 80 pages. Paperback. Second edition published in 1967, following the 1961 original. Signed on the title page by the author. B/w photos.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, no wear, no owner marks. # E2773. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fuermann, George.   HOUSTON: LAND OF THE BIG RICH (SIGNED)  
Garden City: Doubleday, 1951. 1st ed. 255 pages. Hardcover. SIGNED by the author on the verso of the front free endpaper in blue ink. Tan linen-covered boards with green title on spine. Green illustrated endpapers and three green double-page illustrations. Stories of ten people instrumental in the development of the city, and many interesting sidelights.
VG/Good+. Book firm, without wear, but top edge is foxed. Price intact on dustjacket at $3.50. Dustjacket has foxing on back and flaps. Corners lightly chipped, spine ends chipped and wrinkled. # E2774. $36.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gray, Gertrude E.   VIRGINIA NORTHERN NECK LAND GRANTS 1694-1862: FOUR VOLUME SET  
Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1997. Reprint. 1070 pages. Hardcover. Four volumes, offered as a set only. Helpful for researching family history. Red cloth-covered boards with bright gilt titles on fronts and spines. Volume I, 1694-1742, 0806311762; Volume II, 1742-1775, 0806312297; Volume III, 1775-1800, 0806313706; Volume IV, 1800-1862, 0806313714. Comprehensive index.
Fine/No Jacket. Tight, no wear, no owner name. # E1974. $70.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Havey, Birney T. 'Chick'.   NEVER LEFT THE BATTLEFIELDS (HARDCOVER) (SIGNED)  
Franklin, TN: Clovercroft Publishing, 2015. 1st ed. 221 pages. Hardcover. 1940262879 1-940262-87-9. Inscribed to Jill, Best wishes to you and signed and dated 6/18/2015 by the author on the front free endpaper. Memoir of European theater during World War II. B/w photos. A hardcover book with dustjacket. Navy blue cloth-covered boards with silver title on spine. Soldier's account from the Battle of the Bulge to the liberation of the Death Camp at Dachau.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no owner marks on book or dustjacket. Book has ISBN 978-1-9402-87-1 but is hardcover with dustjacket. Inscription dated 12 days after publication. # E2745. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Johnston, Mary.   CEASE FIRING  
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1912. 1st ed. 457 pages. Hardcover. Romanticized story of the Condederacy during the Civil War. Four color illustrations by N.C. Wyeth. Grey cloth-covered boards with darker grey decoration and gilt titles on front and spine. Map endpapers.
VG/No Jacket. Very firm binding, intact hinges. Owner name written two places and a 1912 Red Cross Christmas sticker on the halftitle. # E2760. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lardas, Mark.   THE PORT OF HOUSTON: IMAGES OF AMERICA  
Charleston: Arcadia Publishing, 2013. 1st ed. 127 pages. Paperback. 1467130761 1467130761. Photohistory of the second-largest U.S. port, in spite of its location 50 miles from the Gulf of Mexico. 2014 marks the beginning of the second century of this transportation giant. Signed by local author and friend of the store, Mark Lardas.
New/Wraps. New copies. # 33725. $19.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lardas, Mark.   TEXAS SHIPWRECKS (IMAGES OF AMERICA)  
Charleston: Arcadia Publishing, 2016. 1st ed. 127 pages. Paperback. 1467116173 1467116173. Filled with b/w photos, drawings, and maps, this book tells the near five hundred year history of ships coming to grief on and near the Texas coast. SIGNED by the author on the title page.
New/Wraps. New book. # 34957. $19.35   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Leslie-Judge Company, .   CARICATURE: WIT AND HUMOR OF A NATION IN PICTURE, SONG AND STORY (THIRTEENTH EDITION, 13TH)  
New York: Leslie-Judge Company, 1913. 13th ed. Hardcover. Red cloth-covered boards with white title on front only. Hundreds of short stories, quips, poems, songs & sayings profusely illustrated with b/w illustrations & photos, along with some color plates, some full-page.
Good/No Jacket. Solid binding, owner name dated Oct. 18, 1913. Corners bumped, spine ends worn. Silverfishing along edges, interior quite nice. # E2764. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mayfield, Mark.   THE SPACEFLIGHT VAULT: A HISTORY OF NASA'S MANNED MISSIONS (IN SLIPCASE)  
Atlanta: Whitman Publishing, 2010. 144 pages. Hardcover. 0794830463 0-7948-3046-3. A visual history of man's achievements in space in scrapbook style. Many pieces of replica ephemera in pockets or taped in. In matching slipcase.
VG/No Jacket. Minimal indication of handling. No owner marks. # E2786. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McAlister, Wayne H.   LIFE ON MATAGORDA ISLAND  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2004. 1st ed. 244 pages. Hardcover. 1585443379 1-58544-337-9. Naturalist couple live on the island and observe the flora and fauna. Illustrated by Martha K. McAlister. Number Five: Gulf Coast Studies, sponsored by Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi. Cute b/w sketches by Martha McAlister, notes & index.
New/New. A new copy, now out-of-print in hardcover. # E0707. $36.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McAlister, Wayne H.   LIFE ON MATAGORDA ISLAND  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2004. 1st ed. 244 pages. Hardcover. 1585443379 1-58544-337-9. Naturalist couple live on the island and observe the flora and fauna. B/w line illustrations by Martha K. McAlister. Number Five: Gulf Coast Studies, sponsored by Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Cute b/w sketches by Martha McAlister, notes & index. Out of print in hardcover.
Near Fine/Fine. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. Dustjacket is fine. # E1152. $27.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Pogue, William R.   BUT FOR THE GRACE OF GOD: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF AN AVIATOR AND ASTRONAUT (SIGNED)  
Rogers, AR: Soar with Eagles, 2011. 1st ed. 338 pages. Paperback. 0981475655 0-9814756-5-5. Inscribed to a NASA collegue, and signed Bill Pogue, Pilot, Skylab 4 on the titlepage.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no owner marks. Tiny curl to cover corners. # E2680. $90.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Powers, Tim.   DOWN AND OUT IN PURGATORY: THE COLLECTED STORIES OF TOM POWERS  
Riverdale, NY: Baen Books, 2017. 1st ed. 488 pages. Hardcover. 1481482793 1481482793. Twenty-one short stories of humor and horror. First printing.
Fine/Near Fine. Tight, no wear, no marks. # E2753. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Proctor, H.G.   THE IRON DIVISION: THE NATIONAL GUARD OF PENNSYLVANIA IN THE WORLD WAR  
Philadelphia: John C. Winston Comapny, 1919. 1st ed. 301 pages. Hardcover. Story of the formation and achievements of the 28th Division in World War I. Includes a memorandum about the red Keystone patch to be worn by men of the division. Light brown cloh-covered boards with black titles and red Keystone on front.
VG/No Jacket. Firm, unmarked. Corners and spine ends lightly scuffed. # E2761. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Scearce, Phil.   FINISH FORTY AND HOME: THE UNTOLD WORLD WAR II STORY OF B-24S IN THE PACIFIC  
Denton: Univ. North Texas, 2011. Reprint. 373 pages. Paperback. 1574415107 1-57441-510-7. Number 5 in the Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Series. In the Pacific with the 11th Bombardment Group's 42nd Bomb Squadron as they fought a lonely, almost anonymous battle from tiny island to tiny island with their B-24 Liberator bombers. Forty b/w photos. Bibliography and index.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Lower corner slightly bent. # E2751. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Southwestern Hist. Quarterly, .   THE TEXAS STATE CAPITOL: SELECTED ESSAYS FROM SOUTHWESTERN HISTORICAL QUARTERLY  
Austin: Texas State Historical, 1995. 1st ed. 166 pages. Paperback. 0876111509 0-87611-150-9. Five essays on the history, art and collections of the magnificent Texas State Capitol building in Austin. B/w photos, indexed.
New/Wraps. New copy. # 13246. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Spencer, Jeff A.   TEXAS OIL AND GAS (POSTCARD HISTORY SERIES)  
Charleston: Arcadia Publishing, 2013. 1st ed. 127 pages. Paperback. 1467130214 1467130214. Vintage postcards document the oil boom days across Texas from the 1890s throught the 1930s.
New/Wraps. # 33726. $19.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Truesdell, June.   THE MORGUE THE MERRIER: A RED BADGE MYSTERY  
New York: Dodd, Mead, 1945. 1st ed. 206 pages. Hardcover. First edition of a Red Badge Detective book in the Red Badge Mystery series. Dark green cloth-covered boards with red title on spine and red badge device on front.
Good/No Jacket. No name or marks. Corners square, but scuffed. Spine ends worn and frayed. # E2763. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
War Department, Division/Militia Affairs.   REGULATIONS FOR THE ORGANIZED MILITIA: UNDER THE CONSTITUTION AND LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES 1910  
Washington D.C.: USGPO, 1911. 174 pages. Hardcover. Bright blue cloth-covered boards with embossed designs and gilt title on front. No title on spine.
Good/No Jacket. Tight, owner name, sticker ghost. Very little wear, but silverfished on covers. # E2758. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Waters, Michael R.   LONE STAR STALAG: GERMAN PRISONERS OF WAR AT CAMP HEARNE (SIGNED)  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2004. 1st ed. 268 pages. Hardcover. 1585443182 1-58544-318-2. Detailed description of life in a POW camp in rural Texas 1943-1945. SIGNED by the author on FFEP.
Fine/Fine. A previously unsold book from our archives. # B3494. $110.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Weiskopf, Douglas L.   RAILS AROUND HOUSTON: IMAGES OF RAIL  
Charleston: Arcadia Publishing, 2009. 1st ed. 127 pages. Paperback. 0738558842 0-7385-5884-2. Historic black and white photos.
New/Wraps. New book. # 30404. $19.99   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wells, H.G.   THE OUTLINE OF HISTORY IN FOUR VOLUMES (COMPLETE)  
New York: Review of Reviews, 1922. 4th ed. 1395 pages. Hardcover. Complete in four volumes, this is the fourth edition, revised and rearranged by the author. Maps, drawings, chronological table, and index. Black cloth-covered boards with gilt edge-rule, title, and globe illustration.
Good+/No Jacket. Bindings firm, no owner marks. Corners square, spine ends softened and a little frayed. Spine titles only barely legible. Scattered finger smudges and minor mystery stains. # E2785. $50.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
West, C. Samuel.   GOLDEN SEVEN PLUS ONE: CONQUER DISEASE WITH EIGHT KEYS TO HEALTH, BEAUTY, AND PEACE  
Orem UT: Samuel West Publishing Co., 1996. Reprint. 319 pages. Hardcover. Textbook for learning the author's methods.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight, no wear, no marks. Dustjacket is price clipped. # E2757. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wright-Gidley, Jodi, & Jennifer Marines.   GALVESTON: A CITY ON STILTS  
Charleston: Arcadia Publishing, 2008. 1st ed. 143 pages. Paperback. 073855880X 0-7385-5880-X. Excellent photo history of the Galveston Grade Raising, a massive engineering feat undertaken following the 1900 Storm. B/w photos. Also many photos of Galveston in its heyday in the early 1900s.
New/Wraps. A new book. # 28667. $24.30   View This Item  Inquire Now  

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Subject To Prior Sale: Unfortunately, many of the out-of-print items are one-of-a-kind and sell quickly. We try to keep our database up-to-date (usually weekly).

Returns:  We strive to accurately describe our listings. Items are returnable with permission if not as described for a full refund.

Shipping:  We are in the business of selling books, not making money on shipping. We strive to be reasonable and pack your items carefully.

  • Sets and  heavy items or items requiring special packaging will be quoted.

  • 4th Class: $3.50 first book, $0.50 each additional.

  • PRIORITY MAIL: Postal Rate changes based on weight and distance have made it impossible to quote Priority Mail without knowing your location. Please advise and we will gladly quote your options.

  • FOREIGN SHIPMENTS:  We will gladly quote your shipping options.
    Here is a link to the USPS International Rate Calculator.

PAYMENT:

  • We accept PayPal, VISA & MasterCard, Discover and checks.
  • You may send credit card info via our Secure Server
  • Libraries and institutions may be billed with a purchase order.
    (Please reserve your book(s) before waiting for the wheels of bureaucracy to turn out a PO.)

CATALOG HELP:  To be brief, this catalog has links to send email to inquire on, order or reserve books.

If your email program does not support the ?subject= command, then you might have to edit the To: address  to delete any characters after the .com.

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We are usually by the phone Tues-Sat: 10-6,
Thursday: Noon-8pm Central Time
281-332-5226.
Thanks, Bert Schroeder

For more complete info see our site: www.BookHavenTexas.com
or this link.