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HIDDEN TREASURES SAN ANTONIO

By Dyer, John

San Antonio : HEB, 2011. First Edition. Hardcover. FINE.. 1909 map of San Antonio on endpapers, 160pp., full color photographs with descriptive text, oblong quarto glossy color boards. Scarce. Sponsored by HEB Grocery.

$100.00

ALWAYS ON TUESDAY - One Hundred Years of Music, A History of Tuesday Musical Club 1901 - 2001

By Braubach, Marian N.

San Antonio : Tuesday Musical Club, 2000. First Edition. Soft Cover. FINE.. 153pp., index, photographs, 4togreen printed glossy white wraps.

$45.00

SAN ANTONIO DE BEXAR.
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SAN ANTONIO DE BEXAR.

By Teja, Jesus F. de la

Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1996. First paperback. Paperback. GOOD. Author's signed presentation on half-title page, 20 halftones, maps, 224pp., index, notes, biblio. Underlining on first 47pp.

$15.00

THE SILVER CRADLE.

By Waugh, Julia Nott.

Austin: University of Texas Press, 1955. First Edition. VERY GOOD/Good. SIGNED with author's presentation to her editor Frank Wardlaw. 160pp., dj price unclipped is age-toned. Story of the Chapel of Miracles and traditions of the Mexican-American people of San Antonio.

$20.00

SAN ANTONIO, A HISTORICAL AND PICTORIAL GUIDE.

By Ramsdell, Charles. SIGNED

Austin: University of Texas Press, 1959. First Edition. Hardcover. FINE/very good. 308pp., index, photos, dj very good in mylar cover. Ramsdell used primary source material, clearing away the accumulation of errors surrounding many of the towns historical sites

$12.00

CITY OF MYSTERY AND ROMANCE 15 True Stories From San Antonio's Past

By [SAN ANTONIO]. Bowser, David

1993. Soft Cover. FINE.. SIGNED presentation from author with signed letter laid-in. 41pp., photos, 4to photographic white wraps. Articles, Photos and maps not in other editions include full pages of Emma Tenayuca, c.1939, Santleben's stage coach leaving for Monterrey from the corner of Laredo and Commerce Streets, 1866, map of The Eagle Pass Border Country. Interesting events include Salado Creek battlefied and site of the Dawson Massacre.

$35.00

AROUND SAN ANTONIO (Images of America Series)

By Newton, Pauline T.

Charleston, S.C.: Arcadia, 1999. First Edition. Soft Cover. FINE.. 127pp., photos from the 1900s until the early 1960s. Includes historic photos of Alamo Heights first jazz band and many Alamo Heights early schools, Brownie Troop 52 and old busineeses on Broadway. Includes photos of the H. W. Lewis Ranch located in Leaky.

$15.00

THE HARNESS MAKER'S DREAM - Nathan Kallison and the Rise of South Texas

By Kotz, Nick

Fort Worth: TCU, 2013. First Edition. FINE IN FINE DJ. Family tree end sheets, historic photographs,357pp., index. notes, bibliography Author was an investigative reporter for the Washington Post and winner of the Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting in his six previous books. From 1890 Russia to America tells the true story of a young immigrant and his family building a legendary farm and ranch supply business the largest in the Southwest as well as an innovative cattle ranch in nerby Medina county that helped develop modern Texas.

$25.00

THE STORY OF THE SAN ANTONIO RIVER

By Noonan-Guerra, Mary Ann

San Antonio River Authority, 1978. First Edition. Soft Cover. FINE.. 68pp., bibliography, photos, 4to wraps, illustrted with Robert Onderdonk color painting.

$15.00

RIVER SPECTACULAR - Light, Sound, Color & Craft On the San Antonio River

By Atwell, Wendy Weil

San Antonio : Maverick, 2010. First Edition. Soft Cover. FINE.. Includes CD inside lower wrap as issued. Folio color photographic French-fold wraps. 50pp., list of artists with biographies Published by the San Antonio River Foundation. Display of public art along the newest expansion of the River Walk.

$20.00

THE HISTORY AND MYSTERY OF THE MENGER HOTEL

By [SAN ANTONIO]. Williams, Docia Schultz

Plano: Republic of Texas Press, 2000. First Edition. Soft Cover. FINE.. 295pp., index, sources, photos. Residents, menus, famous dishes, Richard King, Teddy Roosevelt Bar, Militia Balls, the Menger Years, the Kampmann Years, the Moody Years, history of the famous hotel on Alamo Plaza.

$10.00

THE BUSINESSES THAT BUILT SAN ANTONIO.

By Odom, Marianne & Gaylon F. Young.

Living Legacies, 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. FINE . 192pp., bib., many historic photos, 4to. Lacks dj. Includes Lucchese Boot Company

$20.00

A PLACE IN TIME: A PICTORIAL VIEW OF SAN ANTONIO'S PAST.

By McLemore, David.

San Antonio: Express News, 1980. First Edition. Soft Cover. VERY GOOD. . 146 photos, 4to color wraps.

$15.00

Route of Cabea de Vaca III B

By Coopwood, Bethel

Austin: TSHA, 1900. First Edition. Paperback. Good. Volume iv, July, No. 1. 1-69pp. Lower wrap detached, text uncut. Other essays include A Retrospect of San Antonio by Mrs. Emily B. Cooley and Reminiscences of Judge Edwin Waller.

$35.00

San Antonio

By Gilbert, John W.;Pistolesi, Andrea

Italy: Bonechi Editore, 1994. Soft cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12. 63pp. plus color map. Crease in front corner otherwise a fine unused copy.

$6.00