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Wildflowers of Texas

By: Ajilvsgi, Geyata

Price: $16.11

Publisher: Fredericksburg, TX, Shearer Publishing: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039156

ISBN: 0940672154

Condition: Very Good


xvii, 414 pp, red cloth covered boards w/wht lettering, dj blk w/wht lettering & w/color pictorial front. Guide for wildflowers f/western mountains to eastern swamplands, f/piney woods to coastal plains, f/the Panhandle's Llano Estacado to the desert habitats along the Mexican border. 378 of the most commmon varities are presented. prev owners address label on ffep, dj rubbed & worn at top of spine and top corners. View more info

Wildflowers of Texas

By: Ajilvsgi, Geyata

Price: $10.84

Publisher: Fredericksburg, TX, Shearer Publishing: 1991

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 049240

ISBN: 0940672464

Condition: Very Good


xvii, 414 pp, glossy black SC w/color pictorial front & real panels. Guide for wildflowers f/western mountains to eastern swamplands, f/piney woods to coastal plains, f/the Panhandle's Llano Estacado to the desert habitats along the Mexican border. 378 of the most commmon varities were originally presented. The species are grouped into four sections: white-green yellow-ornage, red-pink, and blue-purple. View more info

Wildflowers of Texas

By: Ajilvsgi, Geyata

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Fredericksburg, TX, Shearer Publishing: 1991

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 051491

ISBN: 0940672464

Condition: Good+


xvii, 414 pp, glossy black SC w/color pictorial front & real panels. Guide for wildflowers f/western mountains to eastern swamplands, f/piney woods to coastal plains, f/the Panhandle's Llano Estacado to the desert habitats along the Mexican border. 378 of the most commmon varities were originally presented. The species are grouped into four sections: white-green yellow-ornage, red-pink, and blue-purple. View more info

Alabama-Coushatta Tribes Present "Beyond the Sundown"

By: Alabama-Coushatta Tribe

Price: $14.88

Publisher: Alabama-Coushatt Indian Reservation, TX: The Alabama-Coushatta Indian Reservation: 1976

Seller ID: 018923

Condition: Very Good


unpaginated, brown-black SC wraps. A historical drama presentation of the Alabama-Coushatta Indian Tribes. The play describes the guarantee of land to the tribes by the triumphant Texas after the Texas Revolution. Contains a couple of stories: The Man who wasn't all there & Chief Colita of the Coushattas, plus two recipes: Sofkey & Indian Fry Bread. View more info

TEXAS FESTIVALS the Most Complete Guide to Celebrations in the Lone Lone Star State

By: Albright, Dawn, Illustrated by Photos

Price: $7.61

Publisher: El Campo, TX: Palmetto Press, 1991:

Seller ID: 025621


Soft Cover. Good+/No Jacket. 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo. 195 pp, glossy blu SC wraps w/yel lettering w/color illustrated front, slight curl to back cover. Volume describes more than 300 annual events across the state. View more info

Fearless Dave Allison: Border Lawman : a Transitional Lawman on a Transitional Frontier

By: Alexander, Bob w/intro by Metz, Leon C.

Price: $51.00

Publisher: Silver City, NM, High Lonesome Books: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 039718

ISBN: 0944383629

Condition: Near Fine


[6], 285 pp, [3], brown cloth over boards w/gilt lettering on front & spine, brown-white marbled endpapers, SIGNED by the author on the title page, glossy brown dj w/black illustrated front panel w/black-white lettering, limited to 500 cc's. Dave Allison served as sheriff of Midland County, Texas, a Texas Ranger, a Arizona Ranger, Chief of Police at Rosewell, NM, personal bodyguard of Colonel William Cornell Green during 1906 mine strikes at Cananea, Mexico, and Livest... View more info

Ace Rivals

By: Allen, Charles

Price: $14.88

Publisher: Austin, TX, Baywood Publishing: 1995

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 018849

ISBN: 0964540401

Condition: Very Good


232 pp, glossy wht-red-blk SC wraps w/illustrated front & photo of author on the back. Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on FPD. The adventures of two pilots from same high school in Texas during the 2nd World War & Korea. publisher's sticker on FPD. View more info

Those Buried Texians: No Stone Unturned

By: Allen, Tom

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Dallas, TX, Hendrick-Long Publishing Company: 1980

Seller ID: 036397

ISBN: 0937460001

Condition: Very Good


172 pp, glossy wht-blu-grey SC wraps w/red-dark blu lettering on the spine, illustrated front panel & photo of the author on the back panel. The book is an alphabetical listing of information and burial locations of some 1,700 important Texas. From gunslingers, to heros and heroines; pioneers to cattlement; the unworthy to men of God, they are here. View more info

Gringo Builders

By: Allhands, J. L.

Price: $146.63

Publisher: Joplin, MO, J. L. Allhands: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 038360

Condition: Very Good


283 pp, (1), (13) index, blu cloth covered boards w/stamped gilt lettering & border on the front board and gilt lettering on the spine, SIGNED by the author on the ffep. The author writes of his years in the employ of B. F. Johnston and P. M. Johnston of St. Elmo, Illinois as they provided the country with railroad facilities. They built the C. P. & M. Railroad and constructed over fifteen hundred miles of railroad for B.F. Yoakum, in Missouri, Oklahoma and Texas alon... View more info

Uriah Lott

By: Allhands, J. L.

Price: $62.48

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, The Naylor Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050761

Condition: Very Good


xii, (8 pg plates), 187 pp, green cloth covered boards w/black lettering on the front panel and spine, tipped-in map at rear of the book, Inscribed & SIGNED on the ffep. The map of the Lower Rio Grande Valley of 1944, that shows the Missouri Pacific Lines and Southern Pacific Lines. This is the story of Uriah Lott, who took over the Corpus Christi, San Diego & Rio Grande Narrow Guage Railroad. He turned it into the San Antonio & Aransas Pass Railway. He stretched ... View more info

The San Antonio Missions and Their System of Land Tenure

By: Almaraz Jr., Felix D.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1992

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 038699

Condition: Near Fine


100 pp, tan cloth boards w/black lettering, dj light tan w/black lettering, wraparound illustration. San Antonio, TX has five former Spanish Missions. Author reconstructed the land tenure system that began w/the Spaniards jurisprudential right of discovery. slight sunning to the dj spine. View more info

The San Antonio Missions and Their System of Land Tenure

By: Almaraz Jr., Felix D.

Price: $19.13

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1992

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 038700

Condition: Near Fine


100 pp, tan cloth boards w/black lettering, dj light tan w/black lettering, wraparound illustration. San Antonio, TX has five former Spanish Missions. Author reconstructed the land tenure system that began w/the Spaniards jurisprudential right of discovery. View more info

The Texas ABC Book

By: Alter, Judy

Price: $31.88

Publisher: Fort Worth, TX, Picnic Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039052

ISBN: 0938150014

Condition: Very Good+


unpaginated, brown SC wraps w/black lettering & illustrated front cover. An alphabet book about Texas ranging from the Alamo, Bluebonnet, Cowboy, Davis Mountains to Zephyr. small light stain on front cover by the first word. View more info

The Texas ABC Book

By: Alter, Judy

Price: $31.88

Publisher: Fort Worth, TX, Picnic Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040295

ISBN: 0938150014

Condition: Very Good+


unpaginated, brown SC wraps w/black lettering & illustrated front cover. An alphabet book about Texas ranging from the Alamo, Bluebonnet, Cowboy, Davis Mountains to Zephyr. small light stain on front cover by the first word. View more info

The Texas ABC Book

By: Alter, Judy

Price: $31.88

Publisher: Fort Worth, TX, Picnic Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040535

ISBN: 0938150014

Condition: Very Good+


unpaginated, brown SC wraps w/black lettering & illustrated front cover. An alphabet book about Texas ranging from the Alamo, Bluebonnet, Cowboy, Davis Mountains to Zephyr. View more info

Texas Almanac : The Source for All Things Texan Since 1857 : 2008 - 2009

By: Alvarez, Elizabeth Cruce & Plocheck, Robert

Price: $10.41

Publisher: Dallas, TX, The Dallas Morning News: 2008

Seller ID: 049122

ISBN: 0914511408

Condition: Near Fine


736 pp, glossy green-light brown-brown papercovered boards w/color illustrated front & rear panels, color illustrated endpaper maps. The book contains more than 250 photos from the Gulf of Mexico to the West Texas mountains and detailed relief maps of the state and each of its 254 counties. It has an overview of archeology in Texas with a list of sites to visit, a look at the Civilian Conservation Corps in Texas, a history of Cajuns in Texas, and a history of minor le... View more info

Confederate General : William R. "Dirty Neck Bill" Scurry 1821-1864

By: Anderson, Charles G. w/foreword by Kelton, Elmer

Price: $38.25

Publisher: Snyder, TX, Snyder Publishing Company: 1999

Seller ID: 033930

ISBN: 1881825256

Condition: Very Good+


xii, 237 pp, red cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj blu-light orange w/color pictorial front & spine, endpaper maps. William Scurry grew up at Gallatin, Tennessee, shortly after the war of 1812. In 1840 he joined his brother in Texas where he became active in the practice of law. He served with the 2nd Texas Mounted Volunteers in the War with Mexico and he joined forces with General H. H. Sibley in New Mexico and was killed at the Battle of Jenkins' Ferry in Ar... View more info

Confederate General William R. "Dirty Neck Bill" Scurry 1821-1864

By: Anderson, Charles G. w/foreword by Kelton, Elmer

Price: $38.25

Publisher: Snyder, TX, Snyder Publishing Company: 1999

Seller ID: 034217

ISBN: 1881825256

Condition: Very Good+


xii, 237 pp, red cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj blu-light orange w/color pictorial front & spine, endpaper maps. William Scurry grew up at Gallatin, Tennessee, shortly after the war of 1812. In 1840 he joined his brother in Texas where he became active in the practice of law. He served with the 2nd Texas Mounted Volunteers in the War with Mexico and he joined forces with General H. H. Sibley in New Mexico and was killed at the Battle of Jenkins' Ferry in Ar... View more info

Reflections : An Album of West Texas History, 1840-1990

By: Anderson, Charles G. w/foreword by Kelton, Elmer

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Snyder, TX, Charles G. Anderson: 1990

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Seller ID: 034799

Condition: Near Fine


xiv, 496 pp. brown leatherette boards w/gilt lettering on front & spine w/illustration on the front cover, pictorial front endpapers and map rear endpapers, #1739 of 2000 cc's. The book has information on General William Read Surrey, settlers, buffalo, Inidans, Josiah Wright Mooar, Willma Henry Snyder, Nunn Brothers, forts, dugouts, cities, law and order, ranching, oil, education, war and the military and other information. The book contains quite a few photographs co... View more info

The Conquest of Texas: Ethnic Cleansing In The Promised Land, 1820-1875

By: Anderson, Gary Clayton

Price: $24.61

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040893

ISBN: 0806136987

Condition: Near Fine


x, 494 pp, quarterbound w/red boards w/red cloth covered spine w/gilt lettering, glossy dark red-black dj w/orange-red-white lettering. The book explores the race relations during the Mexican Republic, the Republic of Texas and early statehood. The author exposes the ethnic warfare that dominated the frontier. The struggle between Anglos and Indians for land. He tells how Scotch-Irish settlers clashed with Wichitas, Caddos, and other farming tribes and then chal... View more info