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More Than Petticoats: Remarkable Texas Women

By: Anderson, Greta

Price: $9.14

Publisher: Guilford, CT, Teh Globe Pequot Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049459

ISBN: 0762712732

Condition: Very Good


x, 118 pp, glossy tan-white SC wraps w/black-and-white pictorial front panel w/dark brown-dark red lettering, red spine w/white lettering. A Twodot Book. The book presents brief biographies on the following six women: Sarah Bowman, Martha White McWhirter, Cynthia Ann Parker, Mary Ann "Molly" Dyer Goodnight, Sofie Herzog Huntington, and Sara Estela Ramirez. View more info

Amado Maurillo Peña, Jr.

By: Anderson, Howard L.

Price: $80.75

Publisher: Albuquerque, NM, Robert Stephan Young Publishing Company: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED by Illustrator

Seller ID: 039524

ISBN: 0960706801

Condition: Very Good


217 pp, cream cloth covered boards w/stamped gilt lettering on the spine & front cover, glossy color illustrated dj of Peña's "Juntos" painting, Inscribed and SIGNED by the illustrator on the half title page. Collection of 74 plates that are reproductions of the works of art produced as offset prints, serigraphs, watercolor, pen and ink drawings, tiles, mixed media, etchings, lithographs, line etching and aquatint, and engravings. contains twelve photographs... 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

To Whom the Earth Belongs

By: Anderson, Ruth L.

Price: $41.61

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, The Naylor Company: 1965

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 036904

Condition: Very Good+


58 pp, tan cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj front & spine brown w/wht lettering & authors photo on the rear panel, Inscribed & SIGNED "To Ella Bridges Chandler a pleasnat summer visitor Mrs. "Andy" Ruth Love Anderson." The story of Stella and her husband, Dave bound to a daily struggle with the earth, their inner selves, God. 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

The Texas Bluebonnet

By: Andrews, Jean

Price: $10.63

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021301

ISBN: 0292707584

Condition: Very Good+


64 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on spine, dj dark blue spine w/wht lettering, dj front & back illustrated blu-wht bluebonnet flowers w/orange title block. Guide that explores the lore and legend, its history, its role in Texas culture and folkways of the State flower. dj tear on the front repaired w/archival tape on the inside, dj in mylar Brodart protector. View more info

The Texas Bluebonnet

By: Andrews, Jean

Price: $12.71

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021302

ISBN: 0292707584

Condition: Very Good+


64 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on spine, dj dark blue spine w/wht lettering, dj front & back illustrated blu-wht bluebonnet flowers w/orange title block. Guide that explores the lore and legend, its history, its role in Texas culture and folkways of the State flower. dj small tear on the front bottom repaired w/archival tape on the inside, dj in a Brodart mylar protector. View more info

The Texas Bluebonnet

By: Andrews, Jean

Price: $7.44

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1993

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 024680

ISBN: 029270447X

Condition: Very Good


64 pp, glossy blu papercovered boards w/white lettering on spine, color illustrated endpapers w/bluebonnet flowers & maps. Guide that explores the lore and legend, its history, its role in Texas culture and folkways of the State flower. bumped top corner at 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

The Texas Bluebonnet

By: Andrews, Jean

Price: $11.86

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1987

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 039898

ISBN: 0292707584

Condition: Very Good+


64 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on spine, dj dark blue spine w/wht lettering, dj front & back illustrated blu-wht bluebonnet flowers w/orange title block. Guide that explores the lore and legend, its history, its role in Texas culture and folkways of the State flower. dj small tear on the front bottom repaired w/archival tape on the inside, dj in a Brodart mylar protector. 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

Taste of Texas Cookbook

By: Angel, Joy Moffett

Price: $11.01

Publisher: Austin, TX, Eakin Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027200

ISBN: 0890156212

Condition: Very Good


127 pp, red imitation leather boards w/gilt lettering, dj brn-tan-orange-wht w/color wraparound pictorial. Around 300 recipes for down home Texas cooking! Texas department of agriculutre developed the Taste of Texas program to promote food products grown and processed in Texas. View more info

Taste of Texas Cookbook

By: Angel, Joy Moffett

Price: $15.26

Publisher: Austin, TX, Eakin Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 040491

ISBN: 0890156212

Condition: Very Good


127 pp, red imitation leather boards w/gilt lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the ffep, dj brn-tan-orange-wht w/color wraparound pictorial. Around 300 recipes for down home Texas cooking! Texas department of agriculutre developed the Taste of Texas program to promote food products grown and processed in Texas. View more info

A History of West, Texas 1836-1920 - Conflict of Conservative Cultures

By: Apperson, Henry Milton

Price: $59.50

Publisher: Waco, TX, Texian Press: 1969

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 038494

Condition: Very Good


vi, 71 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the ffep, light brown dj w/pictorial front panel. The book contains a description of the development of the city of West, Texas from 1836 to 1920. The building of the Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad caused considerable economic expanison that resulted in the founding of the town of West. Many of the immigrants of Czech and German descent began arriving as early as 1872. dj s... View more info