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Sam Houston and Related Spiritual Forces
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Sam Houston and Related Spiritual Forces

By Ellis, Rev. Joseph Henry & Rosa Lee Ellis Brown.

Houston: Concord Press, 1945. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. Two books in one. Life & writings of Sam Houston. The second book is A TEXAS SCRAPBOOK Emphasizing the Fruits of the Spiritual Forces, which has numerous newspaper stories through the years. Facsimile letter to Joseph L. Ellis, Indian Commisioner of the Republic of Texas, tipped in at rear. Unpaginated, but around 200 pages. VG/No Jacket. Some light foxing to covers. Item #: A0442.

$30.50

Sketch of the Life of Gen. T.J. Chambers of Texas
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Sketch of the Life of Gen. T.J. Chambers of Texas

By Chambers, William.

Austin: Jenkins Publishing Compa, 1975. Reprint. . Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 63 pages. Biographical sketch done by Chamber's nephew after uncomplimentary information was circulated during his campaign for Texas governor in 1853. Jenkins 1975 facsimile of 1853 original published in Galveston. Olive green cloth-covered boards with black titles. Fine/No Jacket. New old stock from our archives. No wear, no marks. Item #: A1377.

$61.50

Robert Potter: Founder of the Texas Navy
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Robert Potter: Founder of the Texas Navy

By Fischer, Ernest G.

Gretna, LA: Pelican Press, 1976. 1st ed. [Stated].. Hardcover. Near Fine/VG. 258 pages. North Carolina congressman, later a signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence, Potter is best remembered as the founder of the Texas Navy. Green cloth-covered boards with black title on spine. Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Light edge foxing. Dj has minimal foxing and small wrinkle at bottom edge of spine. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E2783.

$34.50

Around the World in 8 Days: The Flight of the Winnie Mae
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Around the World in 8 Days: The Flight of the Winnie Mae

By Post, Wiley & Harold Gatty.

Chicago: Rand McNally, 1931. 1st ed. [Stated].. Hardcover. X-Lib Good/No Jacket. 304 pages. With introduction by humorist Will Rogers, who died with Wiley Post four years later when their plane crashed in Alaska. A journal of the flight around the world includes a reproduction of the log book kept by Gatty during the trip. Map enpapers. Stated first printing. X-Lib Good/No Jacket. Former library copy, typical stamps & marks. Corners and spine ends worn, binding firm. Item #: E2762.

$15.00

Never Left the Battlefields (HARDCOVER) (SIGNED)
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Never Left the Battlefields (HARDCOVER) (SIGNED)

By Havey, Birney T. 'Chick'.

Franklin, TN: Clovercroft Publishing, 2015. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 221 pages. Inscribed to Jill, Best wishes to you and signed and dated 6/18/2015 by the author on the front free endpaper. Memoir of European theater during World War II. B/w photos. A hardcover book with dustjacket. Navy blue cloth-covered boards with silver title on spine. Soldier's account from the Battle of the Bulge to the liberation of the Death Camp at Dachau. Fine/Fine. No wear, no owner marks on book or dustjacket. Book has ISBN 978-1-9402-87-1 but is hardcover with dustjacket. Inscription dated 12 days after publication. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E2745.

$26.50

Give Way to the Right: Serving with the A.E.F. in France during the World War
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Give Way to the Right: Serving with the A.E.F. in France during the World War

By Emmett, Chris.

San Antonio: Naylor Company, 1934. 1st ed. [Stated].. Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. 302 pages. First edition. Orange linen-covered boards, black title on front and spine. Includes roster of L Company, 359th Infantry, 90th Division. Accounts of boys from Oklahoma and Texas fighting in France. scarce. VG/No Jacket. Very firm binding and hinges. No name or marks. Corners square. Item #: E2778.

$111.00

868 The Sharecropper's Son: The Story of a WWII American POW's Life of Miracles (SIGNED)
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868 The Sharecropper's Son: The Story of a WWII American POW's Life of Miracles (SIGNED)

By Farrell, Tina.

Fairfax, VA: Xulon Press, 2018. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 318 pages. Biography by the daughter of the World War II veteran of the Army Air Corps. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on the front free endpaper. Fine/Fine. No wear. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E2723.

$39.50

The Life of Gallant Pelham
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The Life of Gallant Pelham

By Mercer, Philip.

Macon, GA: J.W. Burke Company, 1929. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. 180 pages. First edition published in 1929. Teal blue cloth-covered boards with gilt titles on front and spine. Five b/w illustrations and small map of the Virginia campaigns. Author has gathered material from many sources to present a biography of the hero. VG/No Jacket. Spine ends a little softened, corners sharply square. Unmarked. Tight. Sticker of long-gone Alabama bookstore inside front cover. Item #: E2691.

$200.00

The Life and Work of Sigmund Freud, Three Volumes (complete)
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The Life and Work of Sigmund Freud, Three Volumes (complete)

By Jones, Ernest.

New York: Basic Books, 1953-57. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. 1477 pages. Three volumes published separately in 1953, 1955, and 1957. All three volumes are first edition. Blue cloth covered boards with blue and silver titles in black boxes on spines. Top edges dyed red. VG/No Jacket. Tight, spine ends softened, corners square. Owner name stamped inside front board on each, no other marks. Item #: E2724.

$42.50

In the Hands of Providence: Joshua L. Chamberlain & the American Civil War
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In the Hands of Providence: Joshua L. Chamberlain & the American Civil War

By Trulock, Alice Rains.

Chapel Hill: Univ. North Carolina, 1992. Reprint. . Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 569 pages. Biography of the professor-turned-soldier who led the Twentieth Maine Regiment to glory at Gettysburg. Near Fine/Wraps. No wear or reader crease, no marks. Item #: E0158.

$13.50

Early Days in Texas: A Trip to Hell and Heaven
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Early Days in Texas: A Trip to Hell and Heaven

By McIntire, Jim.

Norman: Univ. Oklahoma, 1992. Reprint. . Hardcover. X-Lib NF/Fine. 184 pages. Originally published in 1902, now edited and with annotations by Robert K. DeArment. X-Lib NF/Fine. Former library copy, minimal markings. A clean, solid copy. Only library mark is withdrawn stamp, as this book was held in 'Special Collections', and was not circulated. No wear. Item #: E2720.

$14.50

Gail Borden: Pioneer
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Gail Borden: Pioneer

By Wharton, Clarence R.

San Antonio: Naylor Company, 1941. 1st ed. . Hardcover. X-Lib VG/Fair. 229 pages. Biography of pioneering Texan surveyor, newspaperman, and inventor who was instrumental in early Texas, Houston and Galveston. His name lives on in the Borden company, as it was he who invented and patented condensed milk as early as 1856. B/w photo frontispiece, b/w block prints by Warren Hunter. X-Lib VG/Fair. Former library copy with only a red 'withdrawn' stamp on top edge, as it was held in 'Special Collection'. A clean, solid copy. Worn dustjacket has small tears and chips. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E2716.

$34.50

Washington's Crossing
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Washington's Crossing

By Fischer, David Hackett.

New York: Oxford University Press, 2004. Reprint. . Paperback. Fine/Wraps. 564 pages. Describes the military campaigns of 1776-1777, and how Washington and his compatriots saved the American Revolution. Fine/Wraps. No indication of use or handling. Item #: E0159.

$13.50

But for the Grace of God: An Autobiography of an Aviator and Astronaut (SIGNED)
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But for the Grace of God: An Autobiography of an Aviator and Astronaut (SIGNED)

By Pogue, William R.

Rogers, AR: Soar with Eagles, 2011. 1st ed. [Stated].. Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 338 pages. Inscribed to a NASA collegue, and signed Bill Pogue, Pilot, Skylab 4 on the titlepage. Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no owner marks. Tiny curl to cover corners. Item #: E2680.

$91.00

Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin (in slipcase)
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Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin (in slipcase)

By Franklin, Benjamin.

New York: Heritage Press, 1951. Reprint. . Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. 233 pages. Teal marbalized paper-covered boards with cream cloth spine. Gilt title in black box on spine. Introduction by Carl Van Doren and drawings by William Sharp. All edges dyed maroon. Sandglass laid in. Maroon paper-covered slipcase. VG/No Jacket. No wear, no name or marks. Good slipcase is sturdy, but has scuffing on edges and corners. Item #: E2675.

$22.00

Around the World in 84 Days: The Authorized Biography of Skylab Astronaut Jerry Carr (SIGNED BY CARR) With DVD
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Around the World in 84 Days: The Authorized Biography of Skylab Astronaut Jerry Carr (SIGNED BY CARR) With DVD

By Shayler, David.

Ontario: Apogee Books, 2008. 1st ed. [Stated].. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 272 pages. Event to event biography includes unopened bonus DVD. Signed by Jerry Carr, CDR, Skylab 4 on the title page. Color and b/w photos throughout. Fine/Fine. No wear on book or dustjacket. Stated first edition. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E2677.

$86.00

The Loner: The Story of a Drag Racer
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The Loner: The Story of a Drag Racer

By Madigan, Tom.

Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, 1974. Hardcover. VG/Good+. 117 pages. Biography of Tony Nancy, pioneering drag racer and master upholsterer of autos. Foreword by James Garner, b/w photos. Navy blue denim-look hardcover with off-white dustjacket. Color photo of dragster on front and b/w photo of same car on back. VG/Good+. Tight, Rony Nancy's name & phone number written on front free endpaper. Dustjacket has wear on spine ends, corners and is price-clipped. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E2659.

$61.50

The Fabulous Originals: Lives of Extraordinary People who Inspire Memorable Characters in Fiction
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The Fabulous Originals: Lives of Extraordinary People who Inspire Memorable Characters in Fiction

By Wallace, Irving.

New York: Knopf, 1955. 1st ed. [Stated].. Hardcover. VG/VG. 317 pages. Novelists have many times depended on the model of a living person for their characters. Herein are the prototypes for 12 heros and heroines. VG/VG. Tight, no wear. Owner bookplate and date. Colorful dustjacket is free of tears and chips. Price on flap $3.95. Item #: E2621.

$14.00

Marine Rifleman: Forty-three Years in the Corps
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Marine Rifleman: Forty-three Years in the Corps

By Fox, Wesley L.

Washington D.C.: Potomac Books, 2008. Reprint. . Paperback. VG/Wraps. 395 pages. Autobiography of Colonel Fox's long career in the Marines, from 1950 through 1993. B/w photos, glossary and index. This is the 2008 Potomac Books reissue of the 2002 original. 1st printing thus. This copy contains a gift inscription in a shaky hand: [To my friend Randall Osborne, we both knew these headaches were not normal! C. Hudson.] Charles "Doc" Hudson was a medical officer and Fox credits him on page 256 with recommending him for his Medal of Honor for his actions as then as a 1st Lt. with Company A in the Shau Valley during VG/Wraps. Tight, no wear. Item #: E2560.

$22.50

Chesterfield's Letters
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Chesterfield's Letters

By Ginn, Edwin.

Boston: Ginn & Co., 1893. 1st ed. . Hardcover. X-Lib Good+/No Jacket. 116 pages. Chesterfield's Letters abridged by Edwin Ginn from the edition of Charles Sayle. With Life by M.F. Wheaton. Small book in dark red cloth-covered boards with black wreath decoration and dull yellow titles. X-Lib Good+/No Jacke. Tight, library stamp on front paste down. Spine ends worn, corners bent. Over-all scuffing. Item #: E2584.

$15.50

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