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Spirit of the Chaparral : The Magnificence of South Texas Wildlife

By: Wingert, Eryn Reddell & Hoyt, Ruth

Price: $36.98

Publisher: McAllen, TX, The Valley Land Fund: 2003

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 051327

ISBN: 097106041X

Condition: Near Fine


192 pp, green leatherette boards w/gilt lettering, glossy green dj w/color pictorial front & rear panels. The book displays the winning photographs from 2002 The Valley Land Fund wildlife photo contests. The photographers spent hours in the brushland and backyards in the South Texas region between February and June. The animals are a glimpse into the nature the thrives on the ranches and homesteads in South Texas. the rear panel of the dj has several creases. View more info

Confederate Capital and Hood's Texas Brigade

By: Winkler, Angelina

Price: $101.96

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Butternut & Blue: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 050653

ISBN: 0935523243

Condition: Near Fine


xvi, 312 pp, [2], grey clothcovered boards w/blind stamped top & bottom borders, w/gilt confederate flag & lettering on the front panel and gilt lettering on the spine. This book was reprinted from the 1894 Von Boeckmann edition. The story of Hood's Texas Brigade, its marches, battles, privations and triumphs, is closely interwoven with that of the Southern Capital, Richmond. The author was the wife of Col. Winkler. Col. Winkler served s president of the Hood's Te... View more info

Check List of Texas Imprints 1846-1860 and Check List of Texas Imprints 1861-1876 2 Volumes

By: Winkler, Ernest W. w/foreword by Streeter, Thomas W.

Price: $102.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, Austin, TX: The Texas State Historical Association, 1949: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029597

Condition: Very Good+


Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good-. 1st Edition. Sm4to from 9" to 11". xx, 352 pp, xii, 734 pp, red cloth covered boards w/black lettering, dj brown-blu and grey-blu w/wht-black lettering w/illustrated front panels. deckle fore edges, uncut pages. Texas Imprints 1946-1960 printed in 1949 and Texas Imprints 1861-1876 printed in 1963. Books contain detailed bibliographical descriptions of 1466 Texas imprints in 1846-1860 volume and 3961 Texas imprints in the 1861-18... View more info

Following Old Fencelines : Tales from Rural Texas

By: Winniford, Lee

Price: $21.25

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A&M University Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022417

ISBN: 0890968020

Condition: Near Fine


xviii, 262 pp, wht cloth covered boards w/maroon lettering on the spine, dj maroon w/wht lettering w/pictorial front. Author interprets the culture of a small, isolated community of Texas as it existed some fifty years ago. She examines the cultural trends & storytelling modes of both sides of her family. View more info

Following Old Fencelines : Tales from Rural Texas

By: Winniford, Lee

Price: $21.25

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A&M University Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037258

ISBN: 0890968020

Condition: Near Fine


xviii, 262 pp, wht cloth covered boards w/maroon lettering on the spine, dj maroon w/wht lettering w/pictorial front. Author interprets the culture of a small, isolated community of Texas as it existed some fifty years ago. She examines the cultural trends & storytelling modes of both sides of her family. View more info

Along Forgotten River

By: Winningham, Geoff

Price: $140.25

Publisher: Austin, TX, Texas State Historical Ass'n: 2003

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 036125

ISBN: 0876111908

Condition: Near Fine


164 pp, grey cloth covered boards w/grey slipcase w/Limited SIGNED print of Buffalo Bayou in pocket on rear cover, the book is SIGNED also on the title page. #5 of 150 cc's signed by Geoff Wimmingham. The book contains photographs of Buffalo Bayou and the Houston Ship Channel, 1997-2001 with Accounts of Early Travelers to Texas, 1767-1858. All the photographs in the book were taken by Geoff Winningham following the course of Buffalo Bayou and the Houston Ship Channel ... View more info

In Those Days : memoirs of the edwards Plateau

By: Winslow, Edith Black

Price: $65.88

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, The Naylor Company: 1950

Seller ID: 012463

Condition: Very Good-


184 pp, blu cloth boards w/white lettering. Story about William Black and his family. He served in the civil war & was wounded at the battle of Shiloh. The author married a Winslow. prev owner wrote on ffep. View more info

Historical Lockhart then and Now - Volume I & II

By: Withers, Zona Adams

Price: $70.13

Publisher: Lockhart, TX, Mark Withers Trail Drive Museum: 1981

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 050309

Condition: Very Good+


80 pp, 80 pp, light brown SC wraps w/black-and-white pictorial on the front & rear covers. Both volumes SIGNED on the title page by the author. Volume one was 1,500 cc's and volume two was 1,000 cc's. The booklets chronicle the various businesses and industries that were located in Lockhart, as will as the religious and social life of the past. View more info

THE DALLAS COWBOYS FAMILY COOKBOOK

By: Wives of the Dallas Cowboy

Price: $12.54

Publisher: Granbury, TX, Happy Hill Farm Academy/Home: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 033957

ISBN: 0963485555

Condition: Near Fine


212 pp, glossy black boards w/wire spiral w/color pictorial front & rear covers. A collection of recipes, family photos, personal quotes, statistics & trivia, benefitting the Children at Happy Hill Farm Academy/Home. Features more than 25 famous original recipes of Chef Grady Spears. View more info

Hale County Facts and Folklore

By: Wofford, Vera Dean

Price: $76.08

Publisher: Lubbock, TX, PICA Publishing Company: 1978

Seller ID: 051318

Condition: Very Good+


787 pp, red cloth boards w/gilt lettering & gilt illustration front cover, plain white endpapers. Volume consists of pre-history of Hale County, Hale County pioneer families, family stories & history, towns & communities, churches and cemeteries and potpopurri of the county. View more info

A Story of the Sundberg Family

By: Wolter, Dollie Belle Sundberg

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, Wolter, Dollie Belle Sundberg: 1986

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 036277

Condition: Very Good+


46 pp, green SC wraps w/staple w/black lettering & illustrated front panel, SIGNED by the author on the verso of the front cover. The author provides brief history of the Lindblad-Sundberg families. She was the daugther of Carl T. and Jennie Sundberg. Carl was born in Sweden and immigrated to America when he was twenty-one. She provides the memories of her life and the places where they lived. View more info

Enjoy! Recipes from the Women's Symphony League of Austin

By: Women's Symphony League of Austin

Price: $46.75

Publisher: Austin, TX, Symphony League of Austin: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038265

Condition: Very Good


270 pp, tan-brn boards w/pictorial front. The Women's Symphony League of Austin is a volunteer group of over four hundred women who work on large variety of projects to raise money to support The Austin Symphony Orchestra, The All City Orchestra, & a Series of Youth Concerts. The book has recipes for Cow Kicker Punch, Milk Punch, Marjoram Meat Balls, Dill Roast Beef, "No Peek" Chicken, Deviled Green Beans, Irish Potato Puff, Mexican Dressing, and many other recip... View more info

Enjoy! Recipes from the Women's Symphony League of Austin

By: Women's Symphony League of Austin

Price: $46.75

Publisher: Austin, TX, Symphony League of Austin: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038436

Condition: Very Good


270 pp, tan-brn boards w/pictorial front. The Women's Symphony League of Austin is a volunteer group of over four hundred women who work on large variety of projects to raise money to support The Austin Symphony Orchestra, The All City Orchestra, & a Series of Youth Concerts. The book has recipes for Cow Kicker Punch, Milk Punch, Marjoram Meat Balls, Dill Roast Beef, "No Peek" Chicken, Deviled Green Beans, Irish Potato Puff, Mexican Dressing, and many other recip... View more info

Texas Game Warden My Story

By: Wood, Captain John R. w/Parker, Robert E.

Price: $156.83

Publisher: Lubbock, TX, Cotten Publishing Co.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 049741

ISBN: 0925854115

Condition: Very Good++


xv, 200 pp, red clothcovered boards w/black lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED on the ffep & author's business card tipped in below inscription & signature, glossy white dj w/color pictorial front panel w/blu-red-black lettering. The book has two parts - part one: life and times and part two: the Texas Department of Parks and Wildlife. prev owner stamped his name & address on the fore edge. View more info

Tales from Moonshine Valley

By: Woolford, Sam

Price: $10.41

Publisher: Austin, TX, Shoal Creek Publishers: 1973

Seller ID: 035731

ISBN: 0883190095

Condition: Very Good+


ix, 277 pp, blu boards w/black lettering, dj light blu-wht-tan-brown w/color illustrated front & back panels. The book contains a collection of columns from the last twenty-seven years of Sam Woolford's career as a reporter, editor and columnist for the San Antonio Light. View more info

Tales from Moonshine Valley

By: Woolford, Sam

Price: $10.41

Publisher: Austin, TX, Shoal Creek Publishers: 1973

Seller ID: 039348

ISBN: 0883190095

Condition: Very Good+


ix, 277 pp, blu boards w/black lettering, dj light blu-wht-tan-brown w/color illustrated front & back panels. The book contains a collection of columns from the last twenty-seven years of Sam Woolford's career as a reporter, editor and columnist for the San Antonio Light. dj couple small chips on top edge and the dj rear panel top front corner chipped & missing. dj price-clipped. View more info

Time & Place

By: Woolley, Bryan

Price: $9.56

Publisher: Fort Worth, TX, Texas Christian Univ Press: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 030297

ISBN: 0912646993

Condition: Very Good-


viii, 245 pp, light brown SC wraps w/red-wht lettering w/color illustrated front panel, SIGNED by the author. The book is a novel set in trans-Pecos Texas, specifically the Davis Mountains and in the 1950s with the eevents the drought in the 1950s and the polio epedemic that struck Fort Davis in 1951. light crease on bottom front corners of front & back covers, small scuff spot upper front corner from price sticker. View more info

Time & Place

By: Woolley, Bryan

Price: $18.28

Publisher: Fort Worth, TX, Texas Christian Univ Press: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 030363

ISBN: 0912646993

Condition: Very Good


viii, 245 pp, red cloth covered boards w/wht lettering on the spine, dj light brown w/red-wht lettering w/color illustrated front panel, SIGNED by the author. The book is a novel set in trans-Pecos Texas, specifically the Davis Mountains and in the 1950s with the eevents the drought in the 1950s and the polio epedemic that struck Fort Davis in 1951. slight rubbing at dj corenrs w/small chip top of spine. View more info

Generations and Other True Stories

By: Woolley, Bryan w/intro by Nichols, John

Price: $26.56

Publisher: El Paso, TX, Texas Western Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 030298

ISBN: 0874042356

Condition: Near Fine


HB. Near Fine/Near Fine. First Edition. Signed by Author. 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo. xiii, 295 pp, quarterbound w/tan cloth covered boards w/aqua cloth covered spine w/gilt lettering, dj blu-blk w/gilt-red lettering w/color wraparound illustration, SIGNED by the author. Third collection of true stories by Bryan Woolley includes Generations, his features & personality profiles from The Dallas Morning News. This volume has twenty-seven pieces. View more info

Fort Davis: Outpost on the Texas Frontier

By: Wooster, Robert

Price: $12.54

Publisher: Austin, TX, Texas State Historical Ass'n: 1994

Seller ID: 035846

ISBN: 0876111398

Condition: Very Good+


53 pp. glossy black SC wraps w/color illustrated front panel. Fort Davis was considered one of the U. S. Army's most important western posts. The author traces the history of the Davis Mountains region from the days when Indians and later Spaniards and Mexicans inhabited the area, through its days as the site of Texan & American interests View more info