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Twins on Toes : A Ballet Debut

By: Anderson, Joan

Price: $46.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Lodestar Books: 1993

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: SIGNED by Photographer

Seller ID: 028300

ISBN: 0525674152

Condition: Near Fine


unpaginated, glossy grey-black-orange pictorial boards & dj w/orange spine w/black lettering, SIGNED by the photographer on the ffep w/drawing of small face. Describes the experiences of twins, Amy and Laurel Foster, who trained for ten years to become professional ballerinas and studied at the School of American Ballet View more info

Texas Folk Medicine : 1,333 Cures, Remedies, Preventives, & Health Practices

By: Anderson, John Q.

Price: $30.60

Publisher: Austin, TX, The Encino Press: 1970

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 032721

Condition: Very Good


xix, 91 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/red lettering on spine & black illustrated frog on front cover, dj cream w/brown-black lettering & w/black illustrations on the front panel of dj & photo of author on the back, SIGNED by illustrator. Whaley #69. Paisano book number five for the Texas Folklore Society. Collection of folk medical practices that were passed down orally from generation to generation. As the American frontier moved westward, pioneers had to make sub... View more info

Recollections and Reflections of a Texian

By: Anderson, Justin Van Gordon w/intro by Frantz, Joe B.

Price: $33.96

Publisher: Waco, TX, Texian Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 007204

Condition: Good


174 pp, red cloth boards w/gilt lettering. The book is the recollections of the author of events during his life and also some events that took place before his time. slight water damage to the endpapers and pastedowns. View more info

Recollections and Reflections of a Texian

By: Anderson, Justin Van Gordon w/intro by Frantz, Joe B.

Price: $68.00

Publisher: Waco, TX, Texian Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Autographed Letter Signed By Author

Seller ID: 033382

Condition: Very Good+


174 pp, red cloth boards w/gilt lettering, grey dj w/illustated front panel & photo of author and friend on the back panel. Includes SIGNED letter by the author. The book is the recollections of the author of events during his life and also some events that took place before his time. slight water damage to the endpapers and pastedowns. View more info

George Bush: A Lifetime of Service

By: Anderson, Ken

Price: $18.28

Publisher: Austin, TX, Eakin Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED by the Author

Seller ID: 049017

ISBN: 1571686630

Condition: Near Fine


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. View more info

A Guide to Church Building and Fund Raising

By: Anderson, Martin

Price: $9.14

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, Augsburg Publishing House: 1959

Seller ID: 003392

Condition: Very Good


69 pp, light brown boards. Book supplies information & guidance f/building fund committees, ministers & theological students. prev own name front pastedown, View more info

A Pictorial History of Hale County, Texas

By: Andrews, Danny

Price: $68.00

Publisher: Plainview, TX, Plainview Daily Herald: 1992

Seller ID: 038957

Condition: Very Good+


132 pp, blue boards w/silver lettering & illustration on the front board. The book provides a history in pictures of Plainview and Hale County for the late 1800's through the present. View more info

I Find Out : An Autobiography of Your Child

By: Andrews, F. Emerson

Price: $80.75

Publisher: World Publishing Company: 1946

Seller ID: 034587

Condition: Very Good


unpaginated, blu-pink-tan-green-yel boards w/color illustrated front & rear panels of a young child, color illustrated endpapers w/overlay of father's family tree on the front pastedown and mother's family tree on the rear pastedown. This book was published for Penney's. The book is for recording events in the first five years of the young child. several small chips on the spine. View more info

Shells and Shores of Texas

By: Andrews, Jean

Price: $55.25

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1977

Seller ID: 036427

ISBN: 0292775199

Condition: Near Fine


xx, 365 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/silver lettering on the spine, dj light blu-brown-dark green-wht w/illustrated front & rear panels, dj spine blu-aqua w/black lettering. A treasury of information on the mollusks of the shallow marine waters of Texas and also the history and ecology of the entire coastal area. The author has included the geologic range, ecological information, and translation of biological names. dj spine sunned & chipped at top of the spine. View more info

Red Hot Peppers : a Cookbook for the Not So Faint of Heart

By: Andrews, Jean

Price: $42.08

Publisher: New York, NY, Macmillan Publishing Company: 1993

Edition: 3rd Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 049348

ISBN: 0025022512

Condition: Near Fine


x, 242 pp, dark maroon papercovered boards w/blind stamped front cover and gilt lettering on the spine, SIGNED by the author on the half title page, glossy dark green, dark red, black dj w/whte lettering. The book contains 200 recipes the spike the palate with the taste of peppers. The recipes encompass the full spectrum of cooking with peppers, with dishers from almost every ethnic cuisien that cherishes the pepper. The book also follows the pepper's circumnaviga... View more info

Texas Shells : a Field Guide

By: Andrews, Jean

Price: $24.23

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1981

Seller ID: 040474

ISBN: 0292724314

Condition: Very Good+


xvi, 175 pp, tan-light brown-red-white SC wraps w/color pictorial front panel & spine. The book contains 279 mollusks, each fully described and illustrated. The guide is organized so that both the novice collector and the professional malacologist can quickly identify their finds. The Texas coast lies within the temperate and tropic zones. slight crease on upper left corner of the rear panel. View more info

Texas Shells : a Field Guide

By: Andrews, Jean

Price: $25.08

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1981

Seller ID: 040608

ISBN: 0292724314

Condition: Very Good+


xvi, 175 pp, tan-light brown-red-white SC wraps w/color pictorial front panel & spine. The book contains 279 mollusks, each fully described and illustrated. The guide is organized so that both the novice collector and the professional malacologist can quickly identify their finds. The Texas coast lies within the temperate and tropic zones. View more info

Sea Shells of the Texas Coast

By: Andrews, Jean

Price: $195.50

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1971

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 049275

ISBN: 0292701373

Condition: Near Fine


xvii, 298 pp, specially bound w/light brown silk screened linen fabric designed by the author w/black lettering on the spine, dark brown illustrations on the front cover & dark brown lettering on the front cover, dark brown endpapers w/a SIGNED limited edition bookplate on the FPD, this is No. 23 of 55 cc's, slipcase light brown clothcovered. The book is Inscribed Happy Shelling! on the half title page and SIGNED. Therefore the book is doubled signed by the author.... View more info

Sea Shells of the Texas Coast

By: Andrews, Jean

Price: $72.25

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1971

Seller ID: 050865

ISBN: 0292701373

Condition: Very Good -


xvii, 298 pp, blu cloth covered boards, dj blu w/wht lettering and w/black-and-white pictorial front panel. The book contains 369 mollusk photograhs and 65 line drawings that go with the text. The author has written a guide to the mollusks and to the barrier islands of Texas. The Texas coast lies within the temperate and tropic zones. Lowman Printing Arts in Texas pg 32 & 71. some light foxing to the first couple of pages, light sunning top edge of boards, prev ow... View more info

Peppers: The Domesticated Capsicums

By: Andrews, Jean w/foreword by Eshbaugh, W. Hardy

Price: $15.94

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1990

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 038956

ISBN: 0292765231

Condition: Very Good


32 plates, xiv, 170 pp, glossy white SC wraps w/black-red lettering and green-red-white-tan color illustrated front panel and black-and-white photo of the author on the rear panel. The book is a source for the history and dispersion, biology adn taxonomy, cultivation, and medicinal, economic, adn gastronomic uses of the domesticated capsicum. slight tanning to the covers. View more info

Guide to U. S. Government Maps: Geologic and Hydrologic Maps Preliminary Edition

By: Androit, Laurie

Price: $25.29

Publisher: McLean, VA, Documents Index: 1978

Seller ID: 036566

Condition: Near Fine


brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering. The book contains over 5,800 entries w/entries and annotations taken from teh cumulative volumes of publications of the Geological Survey, 1879-1961 and 1962-1970, annual supplements for 1971 through 1976, and the monthly lists of New Publications of the Geological Survey from January 1962 through December 1977. The book contains the following series: coal investigations maps, geophysical investigations maps, geologic quadr... View more info

Anno's USA

By: Anno, Mitsumasa

Price: $10.16

Publisher: New York, NY, Philomel Books: 1983

Seller ID: 032776

ISBN: 0399209743

Condition: Very Good+


unpaginated, blu-green-brown wraparound color illustration boards and dj w/black lettering. In wordless panoramas a lone traveler approaches the New World form the West in the present day and journeys the width of the country backward through time, departing the east coast, as the Santa Maria appears over the horizon. small tear at the bottom of the spine, prev owner stamped P on the ffep. View more info

How to Use the Chinese Abacus

By: Anonymous

Price: $12.71

Publisher: Kowloon, Hong Kong, Swindon Book Company: n.d.

Seller ID: 050408

Condition: Very Good-


20 pp, light tan SC wraps w/black lettering & illustration on the front cover w/orange border. The Chinese abacus consists of a wooden frame, wooden beads and columns. The frame is divided by a eam into two sectiosn, the upper and the lower. The ordinary abacus has nine, eleven, or thirteen columns. There are two beads above the beam and five below it. Each upper bead equals 5 lower beads in the same column. Each lower bead equals 10 on the immediate right-ha... View more info

Banditti of the Rocky Mountains and Vigilance Committee in Idaho - an Authentic Record of Startling Adventures in the Gold Mines of Idaho

By: Anonymous w/notes & bibliography by Peltier, Jerome

Price: $46.75

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, Ross & Haines, Inc.: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 038922

Condition: Very Good+


190 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/dark brown lettering, light brown dj w/dark brown lettering & illustrations. This book is an account of the crimes of the Slade gang and its authorship has never been determined. The book describes how Bannock City was infested w/desperadoes, about efforts to banish murderers from Banncok City, Henry Plummer in California, western Idaho, Plummer elected sheriff, stage robberies, execution of desperadoes at Virginia City, the execut... View more info

A Tribute to Major Jefferson Van Horne (1802 - 1857) Founder of Fort Bliss

By: Antone, Evan Haywood

Price: $16.96

Publisher: Fort Bliss, TX, Fort Bliss Museum: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051758

Condition: Near Fine


[4], 68 pp, white SC wraps w/pictorial front and rear panels. The biography of Major Jefferson Van Horne. Includes information on the Mexican War 1846-1848, the establishment of Fort Bliss opposite of Paso del Norte. View more info