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Houston: The Unknown City, 1836-1946
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Houston: The Unknown City, 1836-1946

By Johnston, Marguerite

College Station, Texas: Texas A&M University Press, 1994. AB1 - A 4th printing hardcover book SIGNED by author on the front free endpaper in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Book has some stains on the page edges, dust jacket and book have some light discoloration and shelf wear. Old Houstonians rarely speak of themselves as Texans-they are Houstonians. Their story-not without problems, challenges, and conflicts-is the story of people who have shaped a major American city and who from it, have influenced lives around the world. 10.5"x7.5", 446 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed.. Signed by Author. 4th Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

My City, Friends, Life

By Huffhines, Clifford

Richardson, Texas: Clifford Huffhines, 1986. CL5 - Dust jacket mylar protected, light edgewear, wrinkling, chipping, crease, rubbing, some stains, light discoloration and shelf wear. Book has some light stains on the page edges and very light shelf wear. A 50 year love story of a man and his city, 1935-1985 Richardson, Texas.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$5.00

A Mind to Work: The Story of St. John's United Methodist Church 1945-1968
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A Mind to Work: The Story of St. John's United Methodist Church 1945-1968

By Jones, Lucille Hickerson

Austin, Texas: St. John's United Methodist Church, 1968. BX3 - A hardcover book in very good condition that has some light discoloration and shelf wear with no dust jacket. The story of St. John's United Methodist Church in Austin, Texas from 1948 to 1968. 9.25"x6.25", 103 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.00

Portrait of Galveston Island: An Overview of the City's History, A.D. 700/800-1995
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Portrait of Galveston Island: An Overview of the City's History, A.D. 700/800-1995

By Remmers, Mary W

Austin, Texas: Morgan Printing, 1996. CV1 - A hardcover book SIGNED and inscribed by author to previous owner in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has scattered foxing, light discoloration and shelf wear. Book has some scattered foxing and light stains, light discoloration and shelf wear. 11.5"x9", 67 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$75.00

Quincy: A Pictorial History
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Quincy: A Pictorial History

By Landrum, Carl

St. Louis, Missouri: G. Bradley Publishing, Inc., 1990. CW1 - A limited edition hardcover book SIGNED by author on the copyright page in very good condition that has some bumped corners, lightly cocked and bowed, light discoloration and shelf wear with no dust jacket. Also SIGNED by Gary Butler on the copyright page. Cover Artist Gary Butler, Book Design Diane Kramer. This is 19 of a limited edition of 3000. 12.5"x9.5", 199 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed.. Signed by Author. Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$95.00

Miami, U.S.A
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Miami, U.S.A

By Muir, Helen

New York: Henry Holt & Company, 1953. CY3 - A first edition hardcover book SIGNED and insscribed by the author to previous owner in good condition in fair dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has wrinkling, chipping, crease, some tears and open tears on the edges, corners, and sides, scuffing on the spine, stains, light tanning, and shelf wear. Book bowed, some bumped corners and stains on the page edges, darkened endpapers, light tanning and shelf wear. 8.5"x5.75", 308 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

League City: A History From 1925 to 1962

By League City Historical Committe

League City, Texas: League City Historical Committe, 1999. L1 - A softcover in very good condition that has light discoloration and shelf wear. League City: A History From 1925 to 1962. 11"x8.5", 204 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$13.00

Boulder: Evolution of a City
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Boulder: Evolution of a City

By Pettem, Silvia

Niwot, Colorado: University Press of Colorado, 1994. BE4 - A first edition hardcover book signed by the author in near fine condition that has light discoloration and shelf wear in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected and has wrinkling, chipping, and some tears on the edges and corners, tiny tear on the front gutter, light scratches, light discoloration and shelf wear. Foreword by Liston Leyendecker. Satisfaction Guaranteed.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$17.50

My City, Friends, Life

By Huffhines, Clifford

Richardson, Texas: Clifford Huffhines, 1986. CL5 - Dust jacket mylar protected, light edgewear, wrinkling, chipping, crease, rubbing, some stains, light discoloration and shelf wear. Book has some light stains on the page edges, previous owner's name written on the front endpaper, and very light shelf wear. A 50 year love story of a man and his city, 1935-1985 Richardson, Texas.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$5.00

My City, Friends, Life

By Huffhines, Clifford

Richardson, Texas: Clifford Huffhines, 1986. CL5 - Dust jacket mylar protected, has wrinkling, chipping, crease, some tears, rubbing, light discoloration and shelf wear. Book has very light shelf wear. A 50 year love story of a man and his city, 1935-1985 Richardson, Texas.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$5.00

A Pictorial History: Charles-Towne 1670, Charleston 1970

By Charleston County Tricentennial Committee

Charleston, South Carolina: Charleston County Tricentennial Committee, 1970. AW3 - Book has some wrinkling, chipping, crease, stains, discoloration, and light shelf wear.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.

$6.00

Houston: City of Destiny
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Houston: City of Destiny

By The Editorial Staff of Unibook, Inc.

New York: Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., 1980. Z5 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has wrinkling, chipping, crease, and some tears on the edges and corners, taped tear on the front bottom right corner, discoloration and shelf wear otherwise good. Book has some chipping and rubbing on the cover edges, previous owner's inscription written on the title page, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good.. First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$5.00

My City, Friends, Life

By Huffhines, Clifford

Richardson, Texas: Clifford Huffhines, 1986. BR1 - DJ has wrinnklin, chipping, crease, and tears on the edges and corners and some sides, crease on the spine, some scattered rubbing, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise good. Book has previous owner's inscription written on the front fixed endpaper, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. A 50 year love story of a man and his city, 1935-1985 Richardson, Texas.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$3.50

The Urban Stars in the Texas Crown

By Ward, Delbert R.

New York: Carlton Press, Inc., 1991. BW3 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has wrinkling, chipping, crease, and small tears on some edges and corners, label on the spine and back, inside flaps adhered to the fixed endpapers, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has light stains/tanning on the page edges, library stamping on the top and copyright page with label, cardholder adhered on the back loose endpaper, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.

$7.00

Deer Park: A History of a Texas Town
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Deer Park: A History of a Texas Town

By Weidig, Barbara Yeary

San Antonio, Texas: The Naylor Company, 1976. AI2 - A limited edition (No. 6090 hardcover book SIGNED by author on the second front free endpaper in good condition that has some bumped corners, wrinkling and crease, cocked and lightly bowed, scattered stains, rubbing, chipping, crease, and soiled patches, light tanning and shelf wear with no dust jacket. American Revolution Bicentennial. Photographic Reproductions by Ron Corbell and Jarl Johnson. 11.25"x8.75", 270 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed.. Signed by Author. Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$75.00

First United Presbyterian Church: 125 Years 1859-1984

By Powell, Sandra (editor)

Topeka, Kansas, USA: First United Presbyterian Church of Topeka, Kansas, 1984. CF2 - A hard cover first edition book in very good+ condition with no dust jacket as issued. A tight, clean, sound copy in black and white colored pictoral black and white photo illustrated cloth covered boards with very minor overall shelf wear. A privately published history of the First United Presbyterian Church of Topeka, Kansas. Illustrated with black and white photographs throughout. Church members, 79p.This book weighs more than 2 pounds when packaged to ship.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$6.00

The City in American History

By McKelvey, Blake

New York, New York, USA: Barnes and Noble Inc., 1969. BZ6 - A tight, clean, sound copy with minor overall shelf wear plus there is tape staining on the outside board surfaces and front and back endpapers from where the dust jacket was taped to the boards plus there is some fading of the fading on the top outside paper edges plus there are the usual library stamps, label, and pocket on the top and bottom outside paper edges, front and back endpapers, and copyright page plus there is a patch of light surface damage (about 0.75"x2") on the back endpaper from the library's removal of a label plus the book is very slightly shelf cocked. A book that provides a comprehensive survey of the successive roles played by cities in American history. This is a title in the publisher's Historical Problems: Studies and Documents series. Series editor G. R. Elton. Acknowledgments, indexed, 234p.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 6"x8.75". Ex-Library.

$2.50

Nicknames and Sobriquets of U. S. Cities and States

By Kane, Joseph N. and Alexander, Gerard L.

Metuchen, New Jersey, USA: Scarecrow Press, Incorporated, 1970. BC4 - A tight, clean, sound copy in red cloth covered boards with gold lettering and a graphic on the spine with minor overall shelf wear mainly in the form of some light label staining on the spine near the bottom edge plus there are the usual library stamps and pocket on the title page and inside surface of the back board. A reference book that contains official and unofficial nicknames and sobriquets of American states and cities. Geographical index (cities), nicknames index (cities), all-American cities, geographical index (states), nicknames index (states), 456p. . 2nd Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.

$3.50

A Century of Medical Miracles: Nebraska Methodist Hospital (1891-1991)

By Limprecht, Hollis J.

Omaha, Nebraska, USA: Omaha Printing Co., 1991. BZ5 - A hard cover book in very good condition with a dust jacket in only good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in blue vinyl covered boards with gold lettering on the spine and on the front with only very minor overall shelf wear. The dust jacket shows minor overall wear plus there is water wrinkling of the front and back plus there is foxing on the front plus there is a small (less than 0.25") closed tear on the back top edge plus there is some light soiling and rubbing on the back. A history of the Nebraska Methodist Hospital in Omaha, Nebraska. Illustrated with black and white photographs throughout. Indexed, 456p.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 6.25"x9.25".

$3.00

The Blessed Town: Oxford, Georgia, at the Turn of the Century

By Buck, Polly Stone

Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 1986. BZ2 - A hard cover first edition withdrawn ex-library book in good+ to very good- condition with a dust jacket in very good condition. No additional printings are indicated on the copyright page. A tight, clean, sound copy in black cloth covered boards with light blue lettering on the spine and pictoral line drawn town map endpapers with very minor overall shelf wear with some very, very light fading and tape staining on the front and back boards from where the dust jacket mylar sleeve endflaps had been taped to the boards plus there is some light tape staining on the front and back free endpapers from where the endflaps werre taped to the boards plus there are the usual library stamps, label, and pocket on the top outside paper edges, the copyright page, and the back free endpaper. The dust jacket shows only very, very minor overall shelf wear plus it is still in the original library mylar sleeve. This is a title in the publisher's American Poaces of the Heart series. Illustrated with black and white drawings by Anna E. Birkner. The author's recollection of life in the small Georgia town of Oxford at about the turn of the century. 156p.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Very Good. Illus. by Birkner, Anna E.. 6.5"x8.25". Ex-Library.

$2.00

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