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Adami, Giuseppe, & Renato Simoni.   TURANDOT: LYRIC DRAMA IN THREE ACTS AND FIVE SCENES  
Melville, NY: Franco Colombo/Belwin Mills, 1. Reprint. 89 pages. Paperback. Music for this opera by Giacomo Puccini. English version by K.H.B. de Jaffa. English and Italian appear on opposing pages.
Fine/Wraps. Tight, no wear, no name or marks. # E2424. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Allen, B. Sprague.   TIDES IN ENGLISH TASTE (1619-1800): A BACKGROUND FOR THE STUDY OF LITERATURE, VOLUME II  
New York: Rowman and Littlefield, Inc., 1969. Reprint. 282 pages. Hardcover. Blue cloth-covered boards with gilt title on spine. Reprint of the 1937.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Tight, no wear, no marks. # E2448. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barnes, Albert.   A POPULAR FAMILY COMMENTARY ON THE NEW TESTAMENT: VOLUME XI BOOK OF REVELATION  
London: Blackie & Son, Ltd,. Reprint. 464 pages. Hardcover. Practical and explanatory notes, map, nice engraved type illustrations. Undated, probably early 1900s. Dark red boards with `ilt title on spine. Volume XI only.
VG/No Jacket. Firm binding, no name or marks. Edges are tanned and have faint foxing. # E2435. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Berg, Alban.   WOZZECK: OPERA IN 3 ACTS (15 SCENES)  
New York: Universal Edition/TPC, 2008. Reprint. 43 pages. Paperback. Based on the drama 'Woyzeck' by playwright Georg Buchner. English translation by Eric Blackall and Vida Harford.
Fine/Wraps. tight, no wear, no marks. # E2423. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Blitzstein, Marc.   REGINA: AN OPERA IN THREE ACTS  
New York: Chappell & Co., Inc., 1953. 79 pages. Paperback. Based on the 'Little Foxes' by Lillian Hellman. Stapled in grey wrap with black title.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no wear, no marks. Sticker ghost over original price. Spine and edges have minor tanning. # E2415. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bluttal, Steven, & Patricia Mears.   HALSTON  
London: Phaidon Press, 2001. 1st ed. 560 pages. Hardcover. 0714841064 0-7148-4106-4. Biographical essays and hundreds of b/w and color photos. Halston's life among the rich and famous.
Near Fine/Near Fine. No wear, no name or marks. # E2433. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Book Committee, .   COMPANY F, THREE HUNDRED AND FIRST ENGINEERS U.S. ARMY 301ST  
Self Published, 1919. Leather. Formation in 1917 and early history of the unit, training at Camp Devens, and deployment to France. Stories of service during the war, and in the Army of Occupation afterward. List of officers and enlisted men as the Company sailed for Europe. Lots of b/w photos and drawings, including full page portrait of Lt. Peter J. Ronchetti, who wrote his name and 1919 date on first blank page. Dark brown leather covered boards with bright gilt title and emblems on front.
Fair/No Jacket. 3/4ths of spine leather is missing, with some wear to edges. Hinges and binding are firm. Pages clean and nice. Scarce. # E1699. $92.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bottineau, Yves.   LIVING ARCHITECTURE: IBERIAN-AMERICAN BAROQUE  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1970. Reprint. 188 pages. Hardcover. An effort to unite the Baroque architecture of the Old World and the New. B/w photos, drawings, and plans, chronological table of structures in both regions. Bibliography. .
Near Fine/VG. Book is tight, without wear. No name or writing, but has a red dot remainder mark. White pictorial dustjacket has no wear. Price on flap marked through. # E2402. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bourne, George.   PICTURE OF SLAVERY IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA  
Detroit: Negro History Press, 1972. Reprint. 228 pages. Hardcover. Facsimile of the Edwin Hunt original edition of 1834, now in the Duke University Library. Green cloth-covered boards with gilt title on spine.
Fine/No Jacket. No wear no name or marks. # E2407. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Boyne, Walter J.   CHRONICLE OF FLIGHT (EASTON LEATHER)  
Easton Press/Publications Intr, 2005. Reprint. 512 pages. Leather. Publications International book bound in maroon leather by Easton Press. Three raised bands on spine, gilt titles, pictorial paste-on on front with gilt decoration. Moire endpapers, ribbon marker, all edges gilt.
Fine/No Jacket. Fine, in publisher shrinkwrap. # E2440. $32.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bradley, John.   LIDICE: SACRIFICIAL VILLAGE, BALLANTINE'S ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF VIOLENT CENTURY-HUMAN CONFLICT NO 2  
New York: Ballantine Books, 1972. 1st ed. 160 pages. Paperback. 0345026071 0-345-02607-1. B/w photos. Story of Nazi retaliatory destruction of Czech village and all its inhabitants.
VG/Wraps. No name or marks. tight, minor spine crease, no other wear. # E2468. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Burns, Chester.   SAVING LIVES, TRAINING CAREGIVERS, MAKING DISCOVERIES: A CENTENNIAL HISTORY OF THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL BRANCH  
Austin: Texas State Historical, 2003. 1st ed. 660 pages. Hardcover. 0876111878 0-87611-187-8. The story of UTMB's establishment, growth, and development, and the individuals and groups who shaped and changed the institution for more than ten decades. Old Red on front cover. B/w phots, appendices, index.
New/New. New old stock from our archives. # 24321. $90.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Camarillo, Albert.   CHICANOS IN A CHANGING SOCIETY: FROM MEXICAN PUEBLOS TO AMERICAN BARRIOS IN SANTA BARBARA AND SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, 1848-1930  
Dallas: SMU Press, 2005. Reprint. 336 pages. Paperback. 0870744976 0-87074-497-6. Explores the development of Mexican American society from the Mexican War to the Great Depression in Southern California. Appendix, extensive endnotes, bibliography, and index. First SMU printing. Out of print.
Fine/Wraps. New book, publisher stamp on half title page. # E2214. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Central Conference of, American Rabbis.   THE UNION PRAYERBOOK FOR JEWISH WORSHIP, PART I AND PART II (NEWLY REVISED EDITION) [PRAYER BOOK]  
New York: Central Conf. American Rabbis, 196. Revised ed. 745 pages. Hardcover. Part I has blue cover, dated 1961, with 1940 copyright. Part II has black cover, dated 1962, with 1945 copyright. Both have bright gilt titles on front and spine. Hebrew and English text. Part I has presentation plate inside front cover 'Presented to Temple B'Nai Israel, Galveston in memory of I.H. Kempner' and his name is stamped in gilt on front cover.
VG/No Jacket. Clean and firm. Previous owner name inside Part I. Part I has light edgewear. # E2439. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Charpentrat, Pierre.   LIVING ARCHITECTURE: BAROQUE  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1967. Reprint. 192 pages. Hardcover. History of the flowering of culture and relating art and architecture to man. Survey of the period from 1600 to 1800, with a chronological table. B/w photos, drawings, and plans, and bibliography.
VG/Good. Binding firm, without wear. No name or writing, but has a red dot remainder mark. White pictorial dustjacket has some scuffing and edge wear. Half-inch chip at lower front. Price clipped/new price inked. # E2395. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Clark, Ronald W.   BENJAMIN FRANKLIN: A BIOGRAPHY  
New York: Random House, 1983. 1st ed. 530 pages. Hardcover. 0394502221 0-394-50222-1. Stated first edition. Grey paper-covered boards and maroon cloth spine with gilt titles. References, bibliography, and index. B/w illustrations.
VG/VG. Tight, no wear or marks. Owner name embossed on rear endpaper. Tiny tear at lower spine of dustjacket. Price intact. # E2410. $14.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Colautti, A., & Francesco Cilea.   ADRIANA LECOUVREUR: OPERA IN FOUR ACTS (FCOP2)  
Melville, ny: Belwin Mills, 1962. 61 pages. Paperback. Based on a play by Eugene Scribe and Ernest Legouve. Italian text on opposing pages from English translation by Glen Sauls. From the Fred Rullman Series of Grand Opera Libretti.
VG/Wraps. Tight, unmarked. Minor foxing near edges of front cover. # E2421. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Darwin, Charles, & Francis Darwin (ed.).   THE LIFE AND LETTERS OF CHARLES DARWIN, INCLUDING AN AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL CHAPTER  
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1887. 1st ed. 1120 pages. Hardcover. Rust colored cloth-covered boards with black embossed decorations on front, blind-stamped on back. Gilt titles on spine. This work was edited by Charles Darwin's son. Two volumes.
Fair/No Jacket. Firm, without name or writing. Spines have silverfish damage and wear to tips. # E2406. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Diez, Fernando.   UNSETTLING AGENDA: ENVIRONMENT AND SOCIETY, THE FIRST TEN YEARS OF THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY  
Austin: U.T. Press, 2016. 1st Am. ed. 143 pages. Paperback. 0934951233 0-934951-23-3. Collection of essays on the city, environment, waste, transportation, economy, immigration, education, and our way of life. Originally published in Argentina, translated now by Jane Brodie. B/w photos, references, bibliography.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no name or marks. # E2457. $28.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dobie, J. Frank.   THE MUSTANGS  
New York: Bramhall House, 1975. Reprint. 376 pages. Hardcover. 0517038870 0-517-03887-0. Dobie's novel on the history of the wild mustangs of the west. B/w drawings by Charles Banks Wilson. First Bramhall House reprint.
VG/VG. Tight, square corners, 1975 gift inscription on FEP. Several tiny edge chips on bright, colorful dustjacket. # E2383. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Donizetti, Gaetano, & Camerano.   DON PASQUALE: A COMIC OPERA IN THREE ACTS (FCOP17)  
Melville, NY: Franco Colombo/Belwin Mills, 1. Reprint. 51 pages. Paperback. From the Fred Rullman Series of Grand Opera Libretti. Italian text on pages opposing English translation by Phyllis Mead.
VG/Wraps. Tight, light scuffing on cover. No name or marks. # E2425. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Du Bois, W.E. Burghardt.   DUSK OF DAWN: AN ESSAY TOWARD AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A RACE CONCEPT  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1980. Limited ed. 355 pages. Leather. In full dark blue leather, with two raised spine bands,gilt decorations and lettering, all edges gilt, moire endpapers and silk ribbon. Illustrated by Romare Bearden. In 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature collection. .
Near Fine/No Jacket. Appears unread. # E2431. $31.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Erasmus, Desiderius.   MORIAE ENCOMIUM OR THE PRAISE OF FOLLY (IN SLIPCASE)  
New York: Heritage Press, 1953. Reprint. 125 pages. Hardcover. Translated from the Latin by Harry Carter, with an introduction by Hendrik Willem Van Loon. Illustrated with woodcuts by Franz Masereel. Printed in the Netherlands. Boards and slipcase covered in rust patterned tan paper. Bright gilt title on rust cloth spine. Book has the original glassine dustjacket in nice condition.
Fine/No Jacket. No wear on book or slipcase. No name or marks. # E2400. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Finstad, Suzanne.   HEIR NOT APPARENT  
Austin: Texas Monthly Press, 1984. 1st ed. 427 pages. Hardcover. 0932012574 0-932012-57-4. Detective work and legal manuevering for a piece of Howard Hughes' estate.
Near Fine/VG. Tight, no wear, no name or marks. Edges and endpapers foxed. Dustjacket is priceintact and shows scuffing at corners. # E2449. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Frazier, Charles.   COLD MOUNTAIN (SIGNED)  
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1999. Limited ed. 356 pages. Leather. In full grey leather, with five raised spine bands, gilt decorations and lettering, all edges gilt, moire endpapers and silk ribbon. Signed by the author on special page bound in. Signed again on the Certificate of Authenticity laid in. Includes publisher note card., .
Fine/No Jacket. Appears unread. # E2432. $198.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gaskill, Melissa.   PANDAS TO PENGUINS: ETHICAL ENCOUNTERS WITH ANIMALS AT RISK  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2018. 1st ed. 238 pages. Paperback. 1623496691 1-62349-669-1. Guide for wildlife enthusiasts and travel lovers to explore the natural world. Flexbound with flaps.
Fine/No Jacket. Tight, without wear or marks. # E2454. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
George, James Z.   THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF SLAVERY IN THE UNITED STATES, BOOK I AND BOOK II  
Detroit: Negro History Press, 1970. Reprint. 342 pages. Hardcover. Two books in one volume. Facsimile of Neale Publishing Company edition of 1915.
Fine/No Jacket. Without wear, no name or marks. # E2405. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gide, Andre.   IF IT DIE...  
London: Secker & Warburg, 1950. Limited ed. 302 pages. Hardcover. #868 of an edition limited to 1,500 copies. Gide's autobiographical memoir translated from French by Dorothy Bussy. First edition thus. Blue cloth-covered boards with gilt title on spine. Cream dustjacket ruled in black and blue, with black title. Top edge dyed blue.
Good+/Good. Tight, no name or marks. Pages near the beginning & end are foxed. Dustjacket is tanned overall and foxed, with light edgewear. # E2451. $17.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Guerber, H.A.   LEGENDS OF THE MIDDLE AGES: NARRATED WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO LITERATURE AND ART  
New York: American Book Company, 1896. 1st ed. 340 pages. Hardcover. Provides a synopsis of some of the epics and romances which formed a main part of the culture of those days. They were familiar to most people because of wandering storytellers and singers. Olive green cloth-covered boards with bright gilt title on spine. Twenty-four b/w plates by many artists. Well-indexed.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, square corners. Presentation memorial bookplate affixed to front endpaper. # E2455. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hale, Leon.   BONNEY'S PLACE (SIGNED)  
Bryan: Shearer Publishing, 1981. Reprint. 262 pages. Hardcover. 0940672014 0-940672-01-4. Illustrated by Buck Schiwetz. Signed by the author on the FEP.
Near Fine/Fine. Tight, without wear. Edges have light foxing. Price intact on dustjacket. # E2388. $36.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hamilton, Alexander; John Jay, & James M.   THE FEDERALIST: A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS INTERPRETING THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES  
New York: The Colonial Press, 1901. 488 pages. Hardcover. Maroon cloth-covered boards with dull gilt title and decorations on spine. Deckle-edged, top edge gilt.
VG/No Jacket. Binding firm, no name or marks.Corners and spine ends worn. # E2398. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Holmes, Judith.   OLYMPIAD 1936: BLAZE OF GLORY FOR HITLER'S REICH, BALLANTINE'S ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE VIOLENT CENTURY-HUMAN CONFLICT NO 1  
New York: Ballantine Books, 1971. 1st ed. 160 pages. Paperback. 0345024362 0-345-02436-2. B/w photos. German Olympics where Jesse Owens, an African-American, shattered Hitler's myth of Aryan superiority. First print.
Near Fine/Wraps. No name or marks. Tight, no spine crease, no wear. # E2469. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Humble, Richard.   JAPANESE HIGH SEAS FLEET: BALLANTINE'S ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE VIOLENT CENTURY, WEAPONS BOOK NO 33  
New York: Ballantine Books, 1973. 1st ed. 160 pages. Paperback. 034523426X 0-345-23426-X. Tells of the rise of the Japanese fleet, it's campaigns through World War II, and it's destruction by U.S. Forces. B/w photos.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, unmarked, mildest edgewear. # E2463. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Humperdinck, Engelbert, & Adelheid Wette.   HANSEL AND GRETEL: AN OPERA IN TWO ACTS  
New York: Boosey and Hawkes, Inc., 1967. 36 pages. Paperback. Translated and adapted by Norman Kelley. Stapled white wrap with black title.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, no name or marks. # E2414. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hutson, Lucinda.   HERB GARDEN COOKBOOK  
Houston: Gulf Publishing, 1992. 1st ed. 229 pages. Hardcover. 0877192154 0-87719-215-4. Planting and harvesting instructions for all kinds of herbs and 150 recipes. Color photos, resources, index.
Near Fine/No Jacket. New book out of our archives. Spine sunned. # E2447. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hutson, Lucinda.   HERB GARDEN COOKBOOK  
Houston: Gulf Publishing, 1992. 1st ed. 229 pages. Hardcover. 0877190801 0-87719-080-1. Planting and harvesting instructions for all kinds of herbs and 150 recipes. Color photos, resources, index.
Fine/Near Fine. New books out of our archives. Dustjacket spine sunned. # E2446. $26.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jackson, Andrew.   MESSAGES OF GEN. ANDREW JACKSON: WITH A SHORT SKETCH OF HIS LIFE  
Concord NH: John F. Brown / William White, 1. 1st ed. 430 pages. Hardcover. Brown cloth-covered boards with decorative blind stamp. Bright gilt title on spine. Frontis portrait shielded by blue tissue.
VG/No Jacket. Hinges firm, binding tight. No owner name. Scattered foxing throughout. Corners square, slightly bowed. Spine ends softened. Drip or splash spots on front and back board. # E2453. $65.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kennedy, Paul.   PACIFIC VICTORY: BALLANTINE'S ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE VIOLENT CENTURY, CAMPAIGN BOOK NO. 25  
New York: Ballantine Books, 1973. 1st ed. 160 pages. Paperback. 0345022874 0-345-02287-4. The tide has turned by spring of 1943, and U.S. is moving toward eventual victory over the Japanese.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, minimal signs of use. # E2464. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Killingsworth, Jeff, & John H. Haynes.   HAYNES SUSPENSION, STEERING, AND DRIVELINE MANUAL  
Newbury Park, CA: Haynes North America, Inc.. Reprint. Paperback. 1563922932 1-56392-293-2. Hundreds of b/w photos, Index. Covers maintenance, repair, snd replacement of all major components.
Good+/Wraps. Tight, no name or marks. Edges soiled. No reader crease. # E2391. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Koch, H W.   HITLER YOUTH: THE DUPED GENERATION, BALLANTINE'S ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE VIOLENT CENTURY-POLITICS IN ACTION NO 6  
New York: Ballantine Books, 1972. 1st ed. 160 pages. Paperback. 0345024362 0-345-02436-2. B/w photos. First print.
VG/Wraps. No name or marks. Tight, no spine crease. Very minor silverfish damage. # E2470. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Leoncavallo, Ruggiero.   PAGLIACCI: OPERA IN TWO ACTS (ED. 2546)  
New York: G. Schirmer, 1963. 24 pages. Paperback. Original text and English translation by Joseph Machlis on opposing pages. From G. Schirmer's Collection of Opera Librettos.
VG/Wraps. No wear, no name or marks. # E2418. $4.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lockwood, Mark W., & Brush Freeman.   TOS HANDBOOK OF TEXAS BIRDS SECOND EDITION, REVISED  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2014. 2nd ed. 403 pages. Hardcover. 1623491762 1-62349-176-2. Range maps, occurrence data and color photos of 639 species occuring in Texas. This is the hardcover, now out of print.
New/New. A new copy. # E2179. $75.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Marshall, Logan.   THE TRUE STORY OF OUR NATIONAL CALAMITY OG FLOOD, FIRE, AND TORNADO  
L.T. Myers, 1913. 1st ed. 352 pages. Hardcover. Stories of flooding disasters throughout Ohio, Indiana and the Mississippi Valley in the spring of 1913, with additional info on past floods & tornados. B/w photos. Red cloth-covered boards with U.S. map on front and spine. Dull gilt titles.
VG/No Jacket. Binding firm, corners square, spine ends softened. # E2445. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Martin, Roland.   LIVING ARCHITECTURE: GREEK  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1967. Reprint. 192 pages. Hardcover. History of town-planning and building design by the Greeks. B/w photos, drawings, and plans, chronological table of the Greeks, bibliography, and glossary.
Near Fine/Good+. Book is tight, without wear. No name or writing, but has a red dot remainder mark. White pictorial dustjacket has some scuffing and tiny tear. Sticker ghost on back. Price on flap marked through, new price. # E2394. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Maxwell, William Quentin.   LINCOLN'S FIFTH WHEEL: THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES SANITARY COMMISSION (SIGNED)  
New York: Longmans, Green & Company, 1956. 1st ed. 372 pages. Hardcover. Political struggles to set up agency to provide care for sick and battle-field wounded during the Civil War. Signed by the author on page specially bound in. Black cloth-covered boards with gilt title on spine. Biographical notes, bibliography, index. First edition.
Good+/No Jacket. Tight, owner bookplate. Clean, square corners. Spine ends worn. # E2412. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Merriam, Florence A.   BIRDS THROUGH AN OPERA-GLASS  
Boston: Houghton Mifflin/Chautauqua, 1899. Reprint. 225 pages. Hardcover. This edition issued for The Chautauqua Press by Houghton, Mifflin, publishers of the work. Appendices, bibliography, index. Brown cloth-covered boards, bright gilt title on spine.
VG/No Jacket. Binding firm, corners square, text edges tanned. Sticker ghost on endpape. # E2444. $26.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Middlebrook, Martin, & Patrick Mahoney.   BATTLESHIP: THE SINKING OF THE PRINCE OF WALES AND THE REPULSE  
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1979. 1st Am. ed. 302 pages. Hardcover. 0684163330 0-684-16333-0. Tells the full story of the disaster, benefiting from secret material released after World War II. B/w photos, maps, and drawings. Appendices, bibliography, and index.
VG/VG. Solid hinges and binding, no name or marks. Corners square. All edges foxed. The sleeved dustjacket has been taped inside boards. Price intact. # E2462. $11.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mihovil, Robert, & Leslie Watts.   COASTAL VISIONS: IMAGES OF GALVESTON COUNTY (SIGNED)  
San Antonio: HPN Books, 2012. 1st ed. 196 pages. Hardcover. 1935377825 1-935377-82-5. SIGNED on the front endpaper by County Judge Mark Henry, who contributed the introduction. Highlights many Galveston County events and businesses. Color photos throughout by noted photographer, Robert Mihovil.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks other than the Judge's greeting and signature. # E2465. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Moody, Ralph.   MAN OF THE FAMILY  
New York: W.W. Norton, 1951. 1st ed. 272 pages. Hardcover. Story of family relationships and a boy growing up in Colorado in the early 1900s after the death of his father. The second book in the Little Britches saga. Grey tweed-look cover with blue title on spine. Bright yellow pictorial dustjacket. B/w drawings.
VG/Good. Tight, no name or marks. Price intact dustjacket is silverfish nibbled on edges, folds, and a place on the spine. # E2456. $28.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mortimer, F.J.   PHOTOGRAMS OF THE YEAR 1912  
London: Hazell, Watson & Viney, 1912. 1st ed. Hardcover. Annual review of the world's pictorial photographic work. 94 plates, index, and many pages of advertisements for photographers' equipment. Grey cloth-covered boards, title white on front and black on spine. Uncommon.
Good+/No Jacket. Firm binding, corners rolled, scuffing, sticker adhesive on front. No name or marks. # E2438. $55.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Muir, James N.   LANTERNS ALONG THE PATH: THE ALLEGORICAL ART OF JAMES W. MUIR  
James N. Muir, 204. 111 pages. Hardcover. 0976156881 0-9761568-8-1. Color photos of 79 of the artist's sculptures, along with his deacriptions and commentary.
Fine/VG. Tight, unmarked, without wear. Dustjacket not crisp as new. # E2441. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mungall, Elizabeth Cary.   THE DAMA GAZELLES: LAST MEMBERS OF A CRITICALLY ENDANGERED SPECIES  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2018. 1st ed. 252 pages. Hardcover. 162349611X 1-62349-611-X. A comprehensive reference book on these animals, and and the work being done to save them from extinction.
Fine/No Jacket. No wear, no marks. # E2443. $39.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
O'Connor, Jack.   RIFLE AND SHOTGUN SHOOTING BASICS  
New York: Outdoor Life books, 1986. Reprint. 41 pages. Paperback. Excerpted from Jack O'Connor's classic Complete Book of Shooting. Six chapters filled with b/w photos and drawings.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # E2375. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Offenbach, Jacques, & Jules Barbier.   LES CONTES D'HOFFMANN: THE TALES OF HOFFMANN OPERA IN THREE ACTS (FCOP 12)  
Melville, NY: Belwin Mills Publishing Corp.,. 61 pages. Paperback. French text on pages opposing English translation by John Gutman.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no name or marks. # E2420. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Osterweis, Rollin G.   THE MYTH OF THE LOST CAUSE 1865-1900  
Hamden, CT: Archon Books, 1973. 1st ed. 188 pages. Hardcover. 0208013180 0-208-01318-0. Describes the nature and follow the emergence and evolution of the Myth from 1865 to the end of the century and a brief consideration of its impact down to the present day.
Fine/Near Fine. No wear, no name or marks. Dustjacket tanned on spine and top edge of front. # E2397. $38.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Oursel, Raymond.   LIVING ARCHITECTURE: ROMANESQUE  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1967. Reprint. 192 pages. Hardcover. Survey of the period after the end of the Roman Empire, 476 to 1163, with chronological table, bibliography, photos, plans, and drawings. .
VG/Good+. Book is tight, without wear. No name or writing, but has a red dot remainder mark. White pictorial dustjacket has wear at lower spine tip. Price on flap marked through, new price inked. # E2404. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Perry, George S.   TEXAS: A WORLD IN ITSELF (SIGNED)  
New York: Whittlesey House, 1942. 1st ed. 293 pages. Hardcover. Stories of daily life across Texas, past & present. Herd, Sixguns. Signed by the author. Owner name dated november 1942. Map endpapers. Index.
VG/Good. Tight, square corners, no other marks. Colorful dustjacket has edge chips and pieces missing, especially at spine top. Price intact. # E2382. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Pesanti, Heather.   STRANGE PILGRIMS  
Austin: U.T. Press/Contemporary Austin, 2015. 248 pages. Hardcover. 1477305513 1477305513. This catalogue accompanied the exhibition Strange Pilgrims 2015-2016 in Austin. Color plates and essays on the works.
Fine/No Jacket. No wear, no name or marks. # E2458. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Peterson, Roger T.   BIRD STUDY (MERIT BADGE SERIES)  
New York: Boy Scouts of America, 1938. Reprint. 36 pages. Paperback. Directions for finding and protecting birds, and the requirements for obtaining the Merit Badge for Bird Study.
Good+/Wraps. Clean and tight stapled booklet. Many items circled in the Merit Badge Library list in the back. # E2426. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Picard, Gilbert.   LIVING ARCHITECTURE: ROMAN  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1965. Reprint. 192 pages. Hardcover. History of town-planning and building design by the Romans. B/w photos, drawings, and plans, chronological table of events in the Roman empire. Bibliography.
Near Fine/VG. Book is tight, without wear. No name or writing, but has a red dot remainder mark. White pictorial dustjacket has some scuffing and mended one-inch tear on back. Price on flap marked through, new price # E2399. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Pirazzoli-T'Serstevens, Michele.   LIVING ARCHITECTURE: CHINESE  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1971. Reprint. 192 pages. Hardcover. History of town-planning and building design to the start of the 20th century. B/w photos, drawings, and plans, chronological table of the dynasties, location, and monuments.Bibliography.
Near Fine/Good+. Book is tight, without wear. No name or writing, but has a red dot remainder mark. Yellow pictorial dustjacket has no wear, but sticker ghost on front. Price on flap marked through. # E2403. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Publisher staff, .   FIFTY MASTERPIECES OF MYSTERY  
London: Odhams Press Ltd., 1950. 768 pages. Hardcover. Anthology of mysteries from the Golden Age of Detectives. Black cover with dull gilt rule and figure on front, title and figure on spine. Undated,cerca 1950.
VG/No Jacket. Firm binding, no name or marks. Corners square. Edges are age-tanned. # E2434. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Robinson, Edward Arlington.   SELECTED POEMS OF EDWARD ARLINGTON ROBINSON  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1979. Limited ed. 314 pages. Leather. In full dark green leather, with two raised spine bands,gilt decorations and lettering, all edges gilt, moire endpapers and silk ribbon. Edited by Morton Dauwen Zabel. Editor's note, bibliography, and index.
Fine/No Jacket. Appears unread. # E2429. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Roland, Paul.   REVELATIONS: THE WISDOM OF THE AGES  
London: Carlton Books, 1995. 1st ed. 160 pages. Hardcover. 0747523843 0-7475-2384-3. Prophetic visions and secret knowledge to guide us into the 21st century. Colorillustrations throughout. Index.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, no name or marks. No wear. # E2389. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rossini, Gioacchino, & Jacobo Ferretti.   CINDERELLA (LA CENERENTOLA) FCL2440  
Melville, NY: Belwin Mills, 1966. 32 pages. Paperback. Translation by Ruth and Thomas Martin.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no name or marks. Pale foxing along top edge of cover. # E2422. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sandmel, Samuel.   THE HEBREW SCRIPTURES: AN INTRODUCTION TO THEIR LITERATURE AND RELIGIOUS IDEAS  
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1963. 1st ed. 570 pages. Hardcover. Published by Knopf in the US and simultaneously in Canada by Random House, this is first edition. Brown cloth-covered boards with gilt titles and decoration on spine. Bibliography, index of Scriptural citations and subject index.
VG/No Jacket. Very firm, no name, but has scattered reader marks. Corners square and not worn. New York Times book review clipping in envelope taped to rear endpaper. # E2409. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sessions, Ron.   TURBO HYDRA-MATIC 350 HANDBOOK  
Los Angeles: HP Books, 1985. Reprint. 255 pages. Paperback. 0895860511 0-89586-051-1. Covers these transmissions: 1973-77 250, 1979-84 250C, 1969-81 350, 1979-84 350C, 1974-76 375B. How to troubleshoot, remove, rebuild, install. Details parts interchange, plus high-performance and heavy-duty modifications.
Good/Wraps. Tight, no name, pencil notes on one page, diagonal crease on front cover. Clean. # E2392. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Shearer, Ernest C.   ROBERT POTTER: REMARKABLE NORTH CAROLINIAN & TEXAN (SIGNED)  
Houston: Univ. Houston, 1951. 1st ed. 133 pages. Hardcover. An unusual character, notorious in his time, Texian leader, signer of Texas Declaration of Independece, and Secretary of the Texas Navy. He met his demise during the Regulator-Moderator War in East Texas. Notes, bibliography, indexed. Somewhat uncommon.
VG/Good+. SIGNED by the author. Light foxing to page edges, dustjacket has some edge and corner wear. # A1619. $40.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sherman, Henry.   SLAVERY IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA  
Detroit: Negro History Press, 1970. Reprint. 187 pages. Hardcover. Facsimile of 1860 second edition published by Hurlburt & Pond. Grey-green cloth-covered boards with spine title on paste-on label.
Fine/No Jacket. Without wear, no name or marks. # E2408. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sonnichsen, C. L.   I'LL DIE BEFORE I'LL RUN: THE STORY OF THE GREAT FEUDS OF TEXAS  
New York: Devin-Adair, 1962. Revised ed. 371 pages. Hardcover. This is the 1962 expanded version of the 1951 edition. 16 pages pages of b/w photos, with pen & ink drawings by Jose Cisneros. Info on the Taylor-Sutton Feud, the Lee-Peacock Feud, the San Saba Mob, the Jaybird-Woodpecker Feud, and others. 23 pages of sources & notes, and 13-page index. This is the 1962 expanded version of the 1951 edition.
VG/Good+. Light foxing on page edges, owner name on endpaper. Dustjacket has light edgewear and a 1-inch closed tear on back panel. # E2437. $50.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stierlin, Henri.   LIVING ARCHITECTURE: ANCIENT MEXICAN  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1968. Reprint. 192 pages. Hardcover. History of town-planning and building design by the pre-Columbian cultures of Mexico. B/w photos, drawings, and plans, chronological table of events in pre-Columbian Mexico. Bibliography.
Near Fine/Good+. Book is tight, without wear. No name or writing, but has a red dot remainder mark. White pictorial dustjacket has some scuffing, wear at tips, and couple small, mended tears. Price on flap marked through. # E2401. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Strauss, Johann.   DIE FLEDERMAUS: OPERETTA IN THREE ACTS (ED. 2558)  
New York: G. Schirmer, 1964. 38 pages. Paperback. English adaptation by Ruth and Thomas Martin. From G. Schirmer's Collection of Opera Librettos.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, no name or marks. # E2417. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sumption, Jonathan.   THE ALBIGENSIAN CRUSADE  
London: Faber & Faber, 2000. Reprint. 269 pages. Paperback. 0571200028 0-571-20002-8. Account of Languedoc, the heresy that grew there, and the Crusade launched against it. Maps, notes, index.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked, and without wear. # E2396. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sweetman, John.   PLOESTI: OIL STRIKE, BALLANTINE'S ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE VIOLENT CENTURY-BATTLE BOOK 30  
New York: Ballantine Books, 1974. 1st ed. 160 pages. Paperback. 0345237951 0-345-23795-1. B/w photos.
VG/Wraps. No name or marks. tight, no spine crease, but has a bumped place on the spine. # E2466. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Traum, Dick.   GO ACHILLES!: A CELEBRATION OF THE POWER OF THE HUMAN SPIRIT THIRD EDITION  
Achilles International, 2015. 3rd ed. 290 pages. Hardcover. 0692397035 0-692-39703-5. Illustrates some of the people and stories that exemplify the Achilles spirit, as people with all kinds of disabilities find a life in sports.
Near Fine/Near Fine. No wear or marks. Has a bump on the bottom edge effecting the edge of both boards. # E2442. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Uris, Leon.   EXODUS (SIGNED)  
New York: Bantam Books, 1986. Reprint. 599 pages. Paperback. 0553241540 0-553-24154-0. Mass-market paperback signed by the author on the titlepage.
Fine/Wraps. Appears unread. # E2459. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Uris, Leon.   THE HAJ (SIGNED)  
New York: Bantam Books, 1985. Reprint. 525 pages. Paperback. 0553248642 0-553-24864-2. Mass market reprint signed on the dedication page by the author.
Good+/Wraps. Reader creases on spine. # E2460. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Uris, Leon.   TRINITY (SIGNED)  
New York: Bantam Books, 1985. Reprint. 815 pages. Paperback. 0553239074 0-553-23907-4. Mass market reprint signed on the titlepage by the author.
VG/Wraps. Reader creases on spine. # E2461. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Verdi, Giuseppe.   UN BALLO IN MASCHERA: OPERA IN THREE ACTS (ED. 2638)  
New York: G. Schirmer, 1957. 40 pages. Paperback. Original text and English version by Peter Paul Fuchs on opposing pages. From G. Schirmer's Collection of Opera Librettos. .
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, no name or marks. # E2419. $4.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Vizard, David.   HOW TO REBUILD YOUR SMALL-BLOCK CHEVY  
Los Angeles: HP Books, 1978. Reprint. 167 pages. Paperback. 1557880298 1-55788-029-8. Covers all years and models - 262, 265, 283, 302, 305, 307, 327, 350, 400 cid engines. Hundreds of photos, charts, and diagrams. Index.
VG/Wraps. Tight binding, clean, without wear or marks. Small crease lower corner front cover. # E2390. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Vlachos, Angelos.   HOTEL GRANDE BRETAGNE IN ATHENS  
Athens: Echonomia Publications, 2008. 2nd ed. 225 pages. Paperback. 9608386748 9-6083867-4-8. Cultural history of the hotel, and thereby, the city of Athens and Greece. Color and sepia-tone illustrations throughout. Notes, bibliography, and index. Softcover book with french flaps. Publication limited to 1,400 copies.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no name or marks. Minor bump at foot of spine. # E2428. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Vogt-Goknil, Ulya.   LIVING ARCHITECTURE: OTTOMAN  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1966. Reprint. 192 pages. Hardcover. History of town-planning and building design by the Ottoman Turks. B/w photos and drawings, chronological table of the Ottoman Empire, bibliography, and glossary.
Near Fine/Good+. Book is tight, without wear. No name or writing, but has a red dot remainder mark. White pictorial dustjacket has some scuffing and two tiny tears. Price on flap marked through, new price. # E2393. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wagner, Richard.   DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NURNBERG: OPERA IN THREE ACTS (ED.2539)  
New York: G. Schirmer, Inc., 1963. 88 pages. Paperback. Opposing pages show German text and English translation by John Gutman. From G. Schirmer's Collection of Opera Librettos.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no name or marks. # E2416. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wells, H.G.   THE KING WHO WAS A KING: AN UNCONVENTIONAL NOVEL  
Garden City: Doubleday, Doran, 1929. 1st ed. 272 pages. Hardcover. Novel written as though it is a film. Rose pictorial endpapers. Black cloth-covered boards with peace dove blind stamped on front and rose paste-on label on spine for title. Dustjacket is blocked in rose, black and tan. Stated First Edition.
VG/Fair. Tight, square corners, spine ends softened. No name or marks. Edges tanned/foxed. Dustjacket is tanned, chipped at spine foot. There is 1" by 1.5" triangle missing at spine top. Price intact at $2.50. # E2450. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Williams, Archibald.   THE ROMANCE OF MODERN MECHANISM  
London: Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd., 1912. Reprint. 356 pages. Hardcover. Charming book showing enthusiasm for technology at the turn of the century. Descriptions of machines and devices with thirty b/w photos, plus drawings. Dark blue cloth-covered boards with red and gilt title and illustrations of fire vehicle on front and deep-sea diver on spine.
Good/No Jacket. Binding firm, front free endpaper removed. Two blank pages have childish pencil scribble. Corners square, nick in cloth at edge of spine. # E2436. $40.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wodehouse, P.G.   JOY IN THE MORNING (DOUBLEDAY FIRST EDITION 1946)  
Garden City: Doubleday, 1946. 1st ed. 281 pages. Hardcover. First printing done in US the year before Jenkins in England. Bertie and Jeeves travel down to Steeple Bumleigh. Illustrated with drawings by Paul Galdone Aqua cloth-covered boards with green title and faces on spine. Colorful pictorial dustjacket.
VG/VG. Firm binding, square corners, spine ends softened. No name or marks. Price intact dustjacket has wrinkle at spine top and eighth-inch tear Jacket has caused darkening to endpapers. # E2452. $40.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wykes, Alan.   THE NUREMBERG RALLIES: BALLANTINE'S ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF WORLD WAR II, CAMPAIGN BOOK NO 8  
New York: Ballantine Books, 1970. 1st ed. 160 pages. Paperback. 0345019261 0-345-01926-1. B/w photos.
VG/Wraps. No name or marks. tight, spine crease, no other wear. Stated first print. # E2467. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wykes, Alan.   THE NUREMBERG RALLIES: CAMPAIGN BOOK, NO 8  
New York: Ballantine Books, 1970. 1st ed. 160 pages. Paperback. 0345019261 0-345-01926-1. How Hitler and Julius Streicher organized the gigantic 1938 Nazi rallies. Ballantine's Illustrated History of World War II. B/w photos and map.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. Appears never read. # B9407. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Zhang, Xiaoming.   RED WINGS OVER THE YALU: CHINA, THE SOVIET UNION, AND THE WAR IN KOREA  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2003. Reprint. 300 pages. Paperback. 1585443409 1-58544-340-9. Evolution of China's airforce during the Korean War. B/w photos, bibliography & index.
Near Fine/Wraps. New copies with a small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0521. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  

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