Texas: Amazing But True

By: Maguire, Jack

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Book Condition: Near Fine


192 pp, red papercovered boards w/gilt lettering, dj front panel is w/dark orange-light orange w/wht-black lettering and white rear panel w/black-and-white pictorial of author and text. The author presents tall tales about Texas that are true. Some are Why Texas is the only state that doesn't own its Capitol, Why every French wine owes its existence to Texas, How the Bible inspired an East Texas preacher to buld a succesful airship. The author presents thirty-six of his stories for this book.

Title: Texas: Amazing But True

Author Name: Maguire, Jack

Illustrator: Photos & Illustrations

Categories: History, Texana, Short Stories,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Austin, TX, Eakin Press: 1984

ISBN Number: 0890154872

ISBN Number 13: 9780890154878

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

Seller ID: 049742

Keywords: ODDITIES ANECDOTES TEXAS HISTORY TEXANA NON-FICTION AMERICANA