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Adair's Texas Pictorial Handbook : August 1956

By: Adair, A. Garland

Price: $29.54

Publisher: Austin, TX, Texas Heritage Foundation, Inc.: 1956

Seller ID: 035535

Condition: Very Good


24 pp, wht SC wraps w/light blu-red pictorial front & rear panels. The booklet contains the following two articles: Texas Heritage Foundation National Metal Awarded to Mrs. O. H. Davenport and Uncrowned Heroes of the Texas Missions condensed by Adair from an article by Dudley G. Wooten. View more info

Adair's Texas Pictorial Handbook : January 15, 1957

By: Adair, A. Garland

Price: $29.54

Publisher: Austin, TX, Texas Heritage Foundation, Inc.: 1957

Seller ID: 035536

Condition: Very Good


16 pp, wht SC wraps w/light blu-red pictorial front & rear panels. The booklet contains the following article: The Chief Executive of the Republic of Texas. Governors, 55th Legislature and 1957 Inaugural Committees. tear at bottom of the spine View more info

Adair's Texas Pictorial Handbook : March 1957

By: Adair, A. Garland

Price: $29.54

Publisher: Austin, TX, Texas Heritage Foundation, Inc.: 1957

Seller ID: 035537

Condition: Very Good


pg 17 - 32, wht SC wraps w/light blu-red pictorial front & rear panels. The booklet contains the following articles: Featuring a traced reproduction of the Texas Declaration of Independence from its original form, Savior of King's Highway honored in her Home Town, and Award is given to Perry. View more info

Adair's Texas Pictorial Handbook : March 1957

By: Adair, A. Garland

Price: $29.54

Publisher: Austin, TX, Texas Heritage Foundation, Inc.: 1957

Seller ID: 035538

Condition: Very Good


pg 33 - 48, wht SC wraps w/light blu-red pictorial front & rear panels. The booklet contains the following articles: Texas' Most Precious Document, Washington-on-the-Brazos, Texas Independence Day Organization, 59 delegates who signed the Texas Declaration of Independence, and Texas Capitols. View more info

Under Texas Skies - Volume III, No. 8 - December 1952

By: Adair, A. Garland

Price: $16.96

Publisher: Austin, TX, Texas Heritage Foundation Inc.: 1952

Seller ID: 037394

Condition: Good+


unpaginated, white SC wraps w/black-and-white pictorial front, Inscribed and SIGNED by the editor on 2nd page from the back. The booklet covers various members of the Charles Vernon Terrell family, along with covering the Bill of Rights day, Robert Lovett Day & the article "The Dawn of Recorded Texas History - Captain Alonso de Pineada Made the Discovery" by the editor. some soiling to the booklet, prev owner's address label & cancelled stamp on the back panel. View more info

Under Texas Skies - Volume V, Nos. 5-6 - January-February 1955

By: Adair, A. Garland

Price: $16.96

Publisher: Austin, TX, Texas Heritage Foundation Inc.: 1955

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 037395

Condition: Good+


20 pp, white SC wraps w/black-and-white pictorial front, Inscribed and SIGNED by M. H. Crockett on the front cover. The booklet contains the following articles: "Governor Hardeman Attends Camp Mabry Exercises," "A Backwar Glance At Austin," by M. H. Crockett, and copies of speeches by Hardeman, Adair, Dorsey Hardeman, and other short articles. some soiling to the booklet. View more info

Texas Heritage : volume I Number I and Number 2

By: Adair, A. Garland

Price: $37.83

Publisher: Austin, TX, Highlands Historical Press: 1960

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED by Editor

Seller ID: 050875

Condition: Very Good


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, Th... View more info

Austin and Commodore Perry

By: Adair, A. Garland and Perry, E.H.

Price: $25.08

Publisher: Austin, TX, Texas Heritage Foundtn Inc.: 1956

Seller ID: 033355

Condition: Good


xiv, 234 pp, orange cloth covered boards w/black lettering, wht glossy dj w/black-green lettering. The book records the progress of Austin, Texas during the course of the last fifty years as recorded in the activities & influence of Commodore E.H. Perry, Sr. dj stain on back cover, dj chipped on the edges, foxing to the endpapers, dampstaining on the boards View more info

Austin and Commodore Perry

By: Adair, A. Garland and Perry, E.H.

Price: $39.74

Publisher: Austin, TX, Texas Heritage Foundtn Inc.: 1956

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 050956

Condition: Very Good


xiv, 234 pp, orange cloth covered boards w/black lettering, wht glossy dj w/black-green lettering. Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the ffep. The book records the progress of Austin, Texas during the course of the last fifty years as recorded in the activities & influence of Commodore E.H. Perry, Sr. small chips edges of the dj. View more info

We are the Aggies : the Texas A&M University Association of Former Students

By: Adams Jr., John A. w/foreword By Weirus, Richard ("Buck")

Price: $72.25

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A&M University Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 024600

ISBN: 0890960623

Condition: Very Good+


xi, 232 pp, glossy maroon-grey w/wht lettering papercovered boards w/pictorial color wraparound, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author. The centennial series of the Association of Former Students; Texas A&M University; no. 7. Book was written as master's degree thesis in history by John A. Adams, Jr.'73. View more info

Reed Anthony Cowman an Autobiography

By: Adams, Andy

Price: $63.75

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038384

Condition: Very Good


(12), 384 pp, (5), olive cloth boards W/gilt lettering on the spine and brown lettering on front cover w/illustration of a cow's head. The novel is a success novel in which a man uses his hand and his head to acquire property and status. After boyhood in Virginia and participation in the Civil War, Reed comes to Texas, finds a job driving cattle on trail, trades in cattle himself establishes one ranch and then another. Hudson - Andy Adams pg 261. View more info

Stars Over Texas

By: Adams, Carolyn

Price: $8.46

Publisher: Austin, TX, Eakin Press: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 040367

ISBN: 0890154412

Condition: Near Fine


105 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on the spinet, dj light blu-red-white w/Texas flag on the front & text on the back. Texas history for grades three through seven. Book covers the Spanish & French flags on Texas soil, followed by friars building missions & attempting to educate the Indians. Includes events of colonization, struggle for independence f/Mexico & emergence of Texas as a republic. Final chapters deal with statehood & many facets of pioneer lif... View more info

British Diplomatic Correspondence Concerning the Republic of Texas - 1838-1846

By: Adams, Ephraim Douglass

Price: $153.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, The Texas State Historical Association: 1917

Seller ID: 036124

Condition: Good+


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 a... View more info

Damming the Colorado: The Rise of the Lower Colorado River Authority, 1933-1939

By: Adams, John A.

Price: $29.75

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A&M University Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039314

ISBN: 0890964262

Condition: Very Good+


xvii, 161 pp, green cloth covered boards w/black lettering on the spine, glossy green-black dj w/wraparound pictorial. The author researched four sets of presidential papers, state and national archives, to trace the development of the relationships between private utility interests, conservationists, and politicians that dammed the Colorado River in Texas. View more info

Anniversaries in Blood

By: Adams, Michael

Price: $12.33

Publisher: Austin, TX, Cove Press: 1988

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 012749

ISBN: 0945687001

Condition: Near Fine


600 pp, light tan boards w/gilt lettering, wht-red dj w/pictorial front, Inscribed & SIGNED by author, inscribed to Linda Grigsby, one of author's small town advisors. The portrait of a small town, the odyssey of a young Catholic orphan girl who finds herself in the ruralism & Protestantism of a small Texas community, because of her wicked act at the church boarding school. View more info

The Rampaging Herd

By: Adams, Ramon F.

Price: $45.48

Publisher: Cleveland, OH, John T. Zubal, Inc.: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 016786

ISBN: 0939738058

Condition: Very Good


463 pp, grn cloth boards w/blk title w/gilt letters on spine,dj grn-wht w/pictorial front, dj sunned on front. A bibliography of books and pamphlets on Men and Events in the Cattle Industry. View more info

The Rampaging Herd

By: Adams, Ramon F.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034744

Condition: Good


xix, 463 pp, green cloth covered boards w/black title block w/gilt lettering on the spine. A bibliography of books and pamphlets on Men and Events in the Cattle Industry. The book has 2651 listings. edges rubbed, worn at hinge on the back cover top, prev owner wrote on the ffep. View more info

The History of Richland Hills, Texas 1950-1986 : Sesquicentennial Ediiton

By: Agan, Jean

Price: $68.00

Publisher: Richland Hills, TX, Richland Hills Sesquicentennial Committee: 1986

Seller ID: 035270

Condition: Very Good


219 pp, [5], brown leatherette boards w/wmbossed front cover. The book contains brief history of Richland Hills, Texas, along with brief biographies of various city officials. It contains family histories of numerous families from Richland Hills. It also contains information on various businesses, churches and other organizations. Richland Hills is located in the northeastern sector of Tarrant County in the fork of Highway 183 and Grapevine Highway. View more info

Fort Gibson : terminal on the Trail of Tears

By: Agnew, Brad

Price: $18.06

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1981

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 027672

ISBN: 0806115211

Condition: Very Good+


xi, 274 pp, tan cloth covered boards w/black lettering, dj brown-grey w/pictorial front & spine. The army's principal mission at Fort Gibson was to maintain order and ex pedite the policy of Indian Removal. The book pictures a different type of military mentality from what has been widely accepted. Spine sunned. View more info

How They Learned About Texas : Selections from the Texan Rifle-Hunter; or, Field Sports on the Prairie

By: Ainsworth, Len

Price: $123.25

Publisher: Lubbock, TX, The Book Club of Texas: 2001

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Editor

Seller ID: 039024

Condition: Near Fine


60 pp, quarterbound w/brown boards w/gilt lettering w/dark brown cloth covered spine w/gilt lettering, SIGNED by the editor, light brown cloth covered slipcase, limited & numbered being #222 ot 274 numbered ccc's. The author of this editions presents his work in finding other works written by "Captain Flack" and his research in attempting to determine who "Captain Flack" was, in the introduction of this volume. He determined that the book "The Rifle... View more info