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The Truth About Texas by  Lewis Nordyke - Signed First Edition - 1957 - from Bookmarc's (SKU: ec46435)

The Truth About Texas

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The Truth About Texas

by Nordyke, Lewis

  • Used
  • poor
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1957. AA4 - An ex-library first edition (no additional printings) hardcover book SIGNED by author with "Sincerely," written on the front free endpaper in poor condition in poor dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has scattered stains, tears, open tears, wrinkling, and chipping, library marking, discolored and shelf wear. Book has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), cocked, bumped corners, scattered stains, wrinkling, chipping, crease, some tears, and scuffing, discolored and shelf wear. From history to hell-raising, here is the story of fabulous Texas and its fabled citizenry, set forth by a native son. 8.25"x5.75", 276 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Poor/Poor. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.


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The Truth About Texas
Nordyke, Lewis
Book condition
Used - Poor
Jacket condition
First Edition
Thomas Y. Crowell Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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First Edition
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shelf wear
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