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A Child's History of Texas

By: Barron, Edna

Price: $37.83

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, The Naylor Company: 1936

Seller ID: 051120

Condition: Good


59 pp, yellow SC wraps w/green lettering on the front cover and spine. Illustrations have turquoise background w/black illustration. History of Texas for the young reader. pages tanning, small crack at bottom of the spine. View more info

Jesse Evans a Texas Hide-Burner

By: Bartholomew, Ed

Price: $59.08

Publisher: Houston, TX, The Frontier Press of Texas: 1955

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 051020

Condition: Very Good-


75 pp, green clothcovered boards w/black lettering on the front cover and spine, 2 pages of black-and-white photos & illustrations, Inscribed & SIGNED by author to the previous owner on front flyleaf, limited to 500 cc's. Six-Guns #151 The first book devoted to this well-known outlaw. It contains material on Billy the Kid, Tom O'Folliard, Charlie Bowdre, George Coe, and Henry Brown. prev owner's name on the ffep, insect depredation on bottom 1-1/4 inch of the spi... View more info

Western Hard-Cases or Gunfighters Named Smith

By: Bartholomew, Ed

Price: $59.08

Publisher: Ruidoso, NM, Frontier Book Company: 1960

Seller ID: 051337

Condition: Very Good+


191 pp, tan clothcovered boards w/redlettering, dj tan w/dark brown lettering on the front cover and spine. Collection of articles about a hundred "Western Hard-Cases," some notorious, some hardly known. They were active in the states and territories of Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Wyoming, Dakota, and Utah. The author has introduced new material about the doings of these men in such towns as Creed, Wichita, Dodge, Abilen... View more info

Pistol Packin' Preachers: Circuit Riders Of Texas

By: Barton, Barbara w/foreword by Kelton, Elmer

Price: $16.11

Publisher: Lanham, MD, Taylor Trade Publishing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040899

ISBN: 1589792009

Condition: Near Fine


xv, 190 pp, glossy tan-black SC wraps w/pictorial front panel w/black spine w/white-tan lettering, color photo of the author on the rear panel. A Republic of Texas Press Book. The author presents the life stories of many early-day ministers who rsiked life and limb to answer their calling. They confronted outlaws, warring Indians, wild animals and unpredictable Texas weather. View more info

Eighter from Decatur Growing up in North Texas

By: Barton, Jim Tom

Price: $29.75

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A&M University Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 017265

Condition: Near Fine


149 pp, brown boards w/black letters, dj tan-wht-blk w/pictorial front, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author. Insights into the ways of a small North Texas county seat during the first decades of this century. View more info

Eighter from Decatur Growing up in North Texas

By: Barton, Jim Tom

Price: $19.98

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A&M University Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019163

Condition: Near Fine


149 pp, brown boards w/black letters, dj tan-wht-blk w/pictorial front. Insights into the ways of a small North Texas county seat during the first decades of this century. View more info

The Deer Pasture

By: Bass, Rick

Price: $44.20

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A&M University Press: 2000

Edition: 2nd Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 033326

ISBN: 0890962286

Condition: Near Fine


xiv, 123 pp, black cloth covered boards w/silver lettering, SIGNED by the author on the title page, green dj w/wht lettering & black illustration on the front cover & photo of the author on the back panel. The book contains seventeen vignettes illustrated with forty-one drawings. The author tells the story of the deer pasture and its significance as a family tradition. The Bass family has leased the same 956 acres for hunting each November for over half a century. View more info

Rawhide Bound : Mystery tales from the texas Range Lands

By: Bateman Sr., Ed

Price: $63.75

Publisher: San Angelo, TX, Moss Publishing Company: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 040163

Condition: Very Good+


100 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/dark brown lettering on front cover, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the ffep, dj yel blu lettering & illustration on the front cover. A collection of short stories about the west where he presents the direct thinking, native integrity and courage with which the old-time cowman of Texas faced. Prev owner's name on FPD, slight sunning to the spine, small chip at top of the spine. View more info

Walter McGill : Preacher and Penman

By: Bates, Lucille M.

Price: $63.75

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, The Naylor Company: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006080

Condition: Very Good


110 pp, light green, Book is biography of Cumberland Presbyterian minister that wrote SIGNED, the book "The Western World" & "A Commentary on Ecclesiastical Government".He & his family lived in Tennesse in a home on Missionary Ridge when the the Civil War came. He brought his family to Walker County, Texas in 1868. Author delved deep into recorded wills, deeds & census figures, and gave the names of children born to different marriages, which provides a... View more info

Bee County Centennial 1858-1958

By: Bauer, Grace

Price: $36.55

Publisher: Beeville, TX, The Bee County Centennial, Inc.: 1958

Seller ID: 036978

Condition: Very Good


115 pp, glossy wht SC wraps w/red-blu lettering on the front panel and map in blu on the rear panel. The book is devoted to the development of Bee County. It begins with early background, Irish colonists, the Texas Revolution, the Mier Expedition, Indian raids, the counties jails, the first roads in bee county and more. It lists the some of the people that held some of the positions in the county during those years. pages 70 to 115 contain ads from various busine... View more info

Rendezvous at the Alamo

By: Baugh, Virgil E. & Foreword By Nance, Joseph

Price: $8.46

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, University of Nebraska Press: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 017684

ISBN: 0803260741

Condition: Very Good+


251 pp, blk-brn-wht SC wraps w/color wraparound pictorial. Highlights in the lives of Bowie, Crockett, and Travis. View more info

Rendezvous at the Alamo highlights in the lives of Bowie, Crockett, and Travis

By: Baugh, Virgil E. & Foreword By Nance, Joseph, Photos & Illustrations

Price: $8.08

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, University of Nebraska Press: 1985

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 018481

ISBN: 0803260741

Condition: Very Good


251 pp, black-white-red-brown SC wraps w/color pictorial wraparound, slight corner bump of bottom back corner. Author tells the life stories of Bowie, Travis, & Crockett & evaluates the role that each played at the Alamo. View more info

Texas Wildlife : Number One: The Louise Lindsey Merrick Texas Enviroment Series

By: Baxter, David editor with Ted Clark, director & John Jefferson, Director

Price: $7.61

Publisher: College Station, TX, College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press, 1978: 1978

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 007959

ISBN: 089096047X

Condition: Very Good


196 pp, green cloth covered boards w/wht dj w/color pictorial front and back panels. The book has 232 reproduced, full-color photographs of Texas wildlife selected from the pages of the magazine, Texas Parks and Wildlife and supplemented by several freelance photographers. Book has 150 species pictured in this volume and illustrates the wide variety of texas wildlife. The photographs are from the Texas Parks & Wildlife Magazine. dj worn & chipped along the edges, slight ... View more info

Salt Pork to Sirloin - the History of Baylor County, Texas from 1878 to 1930 & the History of Baylor County from 1878 to Present - 2 Volumes

By: Baylor County Historical Society

Price: $276.25

Publisher: Seymour, TX, Baylor County Historical Society: 1977

Seller ID: 038704

ISBN: 089151679

Condition: Very Good


(8), 407 pp, xii, 565 pp, 2 volumes. Volume 1 - (1972) brown cloth covered boards w/black illustrated front cover. The first 227 pages conatin information on the county, businesses, clobs, photos, communities, churches, doctors, bar and bernch, miscellaneous, schools and ranches. This is followed by 179 pages of family histories. Volume 2 - (1977) - has green cloth covered boards w/black lettering & illustrated front panel. It contains information on County Offi... View more info

Salt Pork to Sirloin - the History of Baylor County, Texas from 1878 to 1930 - Volume 1

By: Baylor County Historical Society

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Seymour, TX, Baylor County Historical Society: 2004

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 039798

Condition: Very Good


(8), 407 pp, glossy tan SC wraps w/black illustrated front panel and w/plastic black spiral binding. The first 227 pages contain information on the county, businesses, clubs, photos, communities, churches, doctors, bar & bench, miscellaneous, schools and ranches. This is followed by 179 pages of family histories. Some of the ranches Waggoner or Three D Ranch, Hopkins Ranch, Harrison Ranch, Bar X Ranch, Hash Knife Ranch, Spur, Double Spur, Boone and others. Wayne... View more info

Texas Thirties

By: Beane, Wilhelmina

Price: $28.48

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, The Naylor Company: 1963

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 040759

Condition: Very Good+


xiii, [3], [8 pp photos], 176 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/dark brown lettering on the spine & illustration on the front cover, Inscribed & SIGNED on the ffep, dj brown w/dark brown lettering & illustration on the spine & front cover. A collection of stories from the events of the early thirties. The author has covered a variety of subjects that reveal the pride and courage of the Texans during the Great Depression. small tears along the top ege of the dj, slig... View more info

The Texas Sampler : a Stitch in Time

By: Bearden, Donna and Frucht, Jamie

Price: $19.51

Publisher: Governor's Com. on Aging: 1976

Seller ID: 011030

Condition: Very Good+


224 pp, brown leatherette boards w/gilt lettering, tan dj w/pictoria front. The book was published for the Bicentennial year. Book was collection of fascinating stories from the older citizens of Texas. small tear top of dj spine, label "From Office of The Governor" pasted to ffep w/writing. View more info

Horses I Have Known

By: Beazley, William O.

Price: $76.50

Publisher: Abilene, TX, Hardin-Simmons University Press: 1985

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 040304

ISBN: 0910075034

Condition: Very Good+


[8], 263 pp, blu leatherette boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the ffep, glossy light brown-wht dj w/pictorial front panel w/black lettering. The book is story about the Six White Horses at Hardin-Simmons University that the author was associated with. They and their riders and the Cowboy Band appeared in parades around the country and at President Carter's inauguration. This is his story of some of the adventures around the... View more info

Texas Bug Book : The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly : Revised Edition

By: Beck, Malcolm and Garrett, Howard

Price: $26.78

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1999

Edition: 2nd Paperback Printing

Seller ID: 049668

ISBN: 0292708696

Condition: Near Fine


xii, 168 pp, glossy black SC wraps w/wht-light orange lettering w/color pictorial front & rear panels. The authors provide detailed instructions on how to identify, understand the life cycle of, and control or protect Texas insects, mites, snails, slugs, nematodes, and other critters. The book also has color photos and black-and-white drawings to help identify the bugs. The authors provide an organic approach to pest control. View more info

Images of Texas Quarterly : Spring 1982

By: Beckendorf, Charles

Price: $12.75

Publisher: Fredericksburg, TX, Charles Beckendorf: 1982

Seller ID: 007097

Condition: Very Good


unpaginated, light tan SC wraps w/pictorial front cover. Book uses the town of Fredericksburg & shows some of the buildings. The quarterly was published f/artist's customers & for new friends & customers to introduce them to his art. Quarterly has shows some of the artist's work w/prices for the prints. This quarterly has a page w/ customers comments. prev owner mark on front cover. View more info