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1 Adair, A. Garland Texas Heritage : volume I Number I and Number 2
Austin, TX Highlands Historical Press 1960 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos Inscribed & SIGNED by Editor
256 pp, red clothcovered boards w/black lettering being a combination of November 1959 and March 1960 issues. Inscribed & SIGNED by the editor. It was inscribed to "Chief Justice and Mrs. Joe Hickman with fond friendship Sincerely A. Garland Adair 6-13-60." Volume 1 number 1 of the book features the United States and Confederate States Texas Senators and other Texana. Volume 1 number 2 in the book features Harris County Historic Markers and Monuments, The Texas Sea War, and 75th Birthday of C. W. Minitz, Fleet Admiral, U. S. Navy. 
Price: 37.83 USD
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2 Adair, A. Garland Under Texas Skies - Volume I, No. 2 - June 1950
Austin, TX Texas Heritage Foundation Inc. 1950 Soft Cover w/staples Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Photos 
24 pp, white SC wraps w/color illustrated front. Covers the first meeting of the Texas National Capital Sesquicentennial Commission on May 29, 1950 in Austin, TX. 
Price: 26.78 USD
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3 Adams, Ephraim Douglass British Diplomatic Correspondence Concerning the Republic of Texas - 1838-1846
Austin, TX The Texas State Historical Association 1917 Soft Cover Good+ No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" 
xii, 636 pp, grey SC wraps w/black lettering. The book was reprinted from The Quarterly of the Texas State Historical Assocation, XV, Nos. 3 and 4, and from The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, SVI, No. 1 - XXI, No. 2. January 1912 - October, 1917. The material in this volume was transcribed by W. H. Powell. This publication consists mainly of letters and reports to the British government written by Charles Elliot, chargé d'affaires, and William Kennedy, consul at Galveston. The bulk of the correspondence was between Aberdeen, the British Foreign Secretary and the British diplomats in the United States, France, and Mexico. This is the first book published under the TSHA imprint. some soiling to the spine, small chips at top & bottom of the spine. TSHA Winfrey pg34. 
Price: 153.00 USD
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4 Aiken, Paul C. and Redding, John M. Inaugural 1965 : Threshold of Tomorrow: The Great society
Washington, D.C. The 1965 Presidential Inaugural Committee 1965 Limited Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket Limited & Numbered Edition 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos 
[4], 108 pp, [12], blu cloth covered boards w/color pictorial pastedown on the front cover w/gilt lettering on the front panel & spine. This is copy # C 870. Also included are: advertisement brochure for the book, an invitation letter from citizens of Austin to the Inaugural Festivities honoring Governor John Connally w/program, Invitation letter & envelope to attend the Inauguration of Lyndon Johnson, Invitation to honor governor Connally at the Democratic Victory Dinner w/envelope, and appreciation card w/envelope from The White House for support for outcome on Novemeber 3. 
Price: 55.25 USD
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5 Anderson, Ken George Bush: A Lifetime of Service
Austin, TX Eakin Press 2002 1571686630 / 9781571686633 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos Inscribed & SIGNED by the Author
vi, 150 pp, glossy blu-borwn-red color pictorial front & rear panels, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the title page. The author introduces young readers to a former president, George Herbert Walker Bush, who also was the navy's youngest piolt during WWII, a top-notch baseball player, an oilman, United Nations ambassador and liaison to China, CIA director, congressman, and vice president. 
Price: 18.28 USD
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6 Arnakis, George G. The Near East in Modern Times : The Ottoman Empire and the Balkan States to 1900 - Volume 1
Austin, TX The Pemberton Press 1969 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Maps 
xvi, 452 pp, tan cloth covered boards w/dark brown lettering on spine & front cover, fourteen maps at end of the text. This volume deals with the developments in the Near East until the opening of the twentieth century, with emphasis on the era of nationalism and some background to the origins of Near Eastern society. The Near East includes the countries bordering on the Eastern Mediterranean and their neighbors furthur inland. several small light stains on the fore edge. 
Price: 80.33 USD
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7 Baker, Paula The Moral Framework of Public Life: Gender, Politics, and the State in Rural New York, 1870-1930
New York, NY Oxford University Press 1991 0195064526 / 9780195064520 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos 
xviii, 251 pp, grey cloth covered boards w/glossy brown dj w/black-and-white pictorial front panel. The book explores the changes between gender and public life, as well as the role of government in shaping the connections. She examines the public and private lives of men and women in rual New York State and provides an account of the ways in which gender, politics, and government shaped one anothers' future. spine sunned to grey w/black-wht lettering. 
Price: 12.75 USD
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8 Banks, Louis Albert The Story of the Hall of Fame
New York, NY The Christian Herald 1902 First Edition Hard Cover Good- No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos 
409 pp, red cloth boards w/white lettering & black deco, w/pastedown picture front cover, each page has decoration around border of page. The volume includes the lives & portraits of the elect & of those who barely missed election. Also a list of America's most eligible women. Some of the twenty-nine names in the Hall of Fame book are: Washington, Lincoln, Webster, Franklin, Gran t, Marshall, Jefferson, Emerson, Fulton, Longfellow,Irving, Morse, Farragut, Clay, Hawthorne, Mann, Whitney and others. Some of the eligible women are Frances Willard, Mary & Martha Washington, Abigail Adams, Dorothy Madison, Emma Willard, Alice & Phoebe Cary, Harriet Stowe, Louisa Alcott, Helen Jackson, & others. some wear to corners, ffep stuck to FPD, prev owner name ffep, 
Price: 33.96 USD
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9 Barker, Eugene C. Mexico and Texas 1821-1835 : University of Texas Research Lectures on the Causes of the Texas Revolution
Dallas, TX P. L. Turner Company 1928 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good- 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo 
vii, 167 pp, dark maroon boards w/gilt lettering, dj green-purple w/illustrated front panel. The volume contains four studies that were lectures that were given in 1928, and the fifth paper was read at a meeting of the American Historical Association (1911). The papers were titled: the Racial and Political Background, Mexican Appreciations and Defensive Precautions, Colonial Grievances, The Development of the Revolution, and Public Opinion in Texas Preceding the Revolution. The author states "The Texas Revolution was neither the culmination of a deep-laid program of chicanery and greed, nor the glorious response of outraged freemen to calculated oppression of tyrants. dj sunned spine, dj small chips along the top & bottom edges, the bottoms of some of the pages is uncut, so the book has never been read. 
Price: 293.25 USD
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10 Barnes, Peter W and Barnes, Cheryl Shaw House Mouse, Senate Mouse
Alexandria, Virginia, U.S.A. VSP Books 1996 0963768840 / 9780963768841 8th Printing Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Barnes, Peter W and Barnes, Cheryl Shaw Signed by Author
unpaginated, glossy blu-green-red-wht wraparound color illustrated boards, SIGNED by Peter Barnes on the ffep. The book proudly presents the Squeaker of the House and The Senate Mouse-Jority Leader along with article on how our laws are made. A teacher in Moussouri asks her class to write a letter to Congress asking them to establish a National Cheese. 
Price: 12.75 USD
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11 Barnett, John LBJ Country
Fresno, CA The Awani Press, Inc. 1970 Soft Cover w/staples Very Good No Jacket 16mo - over 6" to 7" Tall Photos & Maps 
40 pp, blu-green color pictorial front & rear panels, mpa endpapers. A guide to the Lyndon Baines Johnson National Historic Site (Birthplace and boyhood home), Johnson City , the Texas White House, LBJ State Park, Hye, Stonewall and Fredericksburg. 
Price: 11.48 USD
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12 Barr, Alwyn Reconstruction to Reform: Texas Politics, 1876-1906
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 1971 0292701357 / 9780292701359 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Review Copy Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos, Maps, & Illustrations 
xiv, 315 pp, red cloth covered boars w/black title block w/gilt lettering, dj red w/black lettering w/black-and-wht illustrated front & rear panels. The author analyzes the political developments based on the shift from a rural frontier society and economy towards commercialization of agriculture, industrialization, and urbanization. He explores cultural, religious, ethnic and reginal influecnes on politics. 
Price: 24.61 USD
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13 Beckhard, Arthur J. The Story of Dwight D. Eisenhower : Signature Books #38
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap Inc. 1956 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Geer, Charles H. 
vii, 180 pp, brown clothcovered books w/black lettering on spine w/black-orange decorations, orange-black-white illustrated endpapers of events in Eisenhower's life, orange stained top edge, dj glossy blu-white w/color illustrated front panel of Eisenhower, black-white spine w/color illustration. The story of a boy whose sense of fair play and teamwork brought him to the Presidency. small chips at top & bottom of dj spine. 
Price: 9.78 USD
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14 Beilenson, Laurence W. and assisted by Dain, Bernard M. The Treaty Trap : a history of the Performance of Political Treaties by the United States and European Nations
Washington, D.C. Public Affairs Press 1969 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Ex-Library Sm4to from 9" to 11" 
xvi, 344 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering. The book is about the performance and breach of political treaties about war and peace. The book relates the history of the perfomance of political treaties by the United States and European nations from 1661 through 1965 and discusses the motives for their breaches. stamped on the foreword page and the FPD w/library stamp. Library stamp on the spine. 
Price: 110.50 USD
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15 Box, Jim Your Texas Government in Pictures
Austin, TX Pemberton Press 1969 Soft Cover Very Good- No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Box, Jim 
96 pp, wht-blu SC wraps w/black-wht lettering w/color illustrated front panel. The author presents the structure of the Texas Government along with some of its problems in text and pictures. He begins with the constitution, and follows this with the legislature, executive, judiciary, county government, city government, political parties, special districts, and ends with problems and proposals. prev owner wrote on front cover, rear cover and page 70. 
Price: 8.29 USD
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16 Bush, Barbara Barbara Bush Reflections : Life After the White House
New York, NY Charles Scribner's Sons 2003 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Photos Signed by Author
. x, 420 pp, quarterbound w/wht boards w/blue spine, dj wht w/gilt border w/color pictorial front & back, SIGNED bookplate by Mrs. Bush. Biography of one of most popular First Ladies to live in the White House that covers the eight years between President George H. W. Bush's leaving the office and President George W. Bush's inauguration. The author takes the reader through the eight years from President Clinton's inauguration to the inauguration of her son President George W. Bush, devoting one chapter to each year. 
Price: 79.48 USD
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17 Bush, Barbara Barbara Bush Reflections : Life After the White House
New York, NY Charles Scribner's Sons 2003 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Photos 
. x, 420 pp, quarterbound w/wht boards w/blue spine, dj wht w/gilt border w/color pictorial front & back, Biography of one of most popular First Ladies to live in the White House that covers the eight years between President George H. W. Bush's leaving the office and President George W. Bush's inauguration. The author takes the reader through the eight years from President Clinton's inauguration to the inauguration of her son President George W. Bush, devoting one chapter to each year. 
Price: 12.75 USD
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18 Bush, George All the Best, George Bush: My Life in Letters and Other Writings
Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A. Scribner 1999 068483958X / 9780684839585 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
640 pp, light blu boards w/blu spine w/gilt lettering, glossy wht-blu dj w/color pictorial front panel, Inscribed & SIGNED George Bush bookplate on the ffep. A Lisa Drew Book. The letters are organized chronologically, beginning with eighteen-year-old George's letters to his parents during World War II. The book provides insights into his career highlights - the oil business, his service in Congress, his ambassadorship to the U.N., his service as an envoy in China, his tenure with the CIA, vice presidency, presidency and postpresidency. 
Price: 250.75 USD
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19 Bush, Laura Spoken From the Heart
New York, NY Scribner 2010 1439155208 / 9781439155202 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos Signed by Author
vii, 456 pp, quarterbound w/blue papercovered boards and w/blu papercovered spine w/gilt lettering, SIGNED by the author on the title page, glossy brown-blu dj w/color photo of author on the front panel and black-and-white photo of author as child w/her parents. The author writes about her early married life and she was thrush into one of America's prominent political families. She tells what really happens inside the White House, from presidential finances to the seperate bedrooms for presidents and their wifes to the antics of some White House guests. 
Price: 114.75 USD
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20 Carlisle, John G. Secretary of the Treasury Obligations of the Government - 54th Congress, 1st Session - Document No. 154
Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office 1896 Quarter-Leather HB Very Good No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall 
42 pp, quarterbound w/brown leather corners and spine w/gilt lettering, w/marbled papercovered boards and marbled endpapers, all three edges marbled. In the Senate of the United States the Vice-President presented a letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting, in response to resolution of the Seanta, dated December 31, 1895, that the Secretary of the Treasury be directed to report to the Senate a statement containing a copy of each obligation of the government since March 4, 1789, etc., papers called for by said resolution. 
Price: 125.38 USD
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