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The Story of a Cannoneer under Stonewall Jackson
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The Story of a Cannoneer under Stonewall Jackson

By Moore, Edward A.

New York: The Neale Publishing Com, 1907. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 315 pages. Biography of young man who was a college junior at secession, served the Confederacy through to Appomattox. Contains the Roll of the Rockbridge Artillery Company. Green linen covered boards with gilt boxed title on front and gilt title on spine. Gilt top edge. True first edition, Neale Publising Company, with 1907 on both the title page and copyright page. Good/No Jacket. Binding and hinges firm. Owner name, significant silverfish lightened spots on spine and edges of boards. Item #: E2241.

$340.00

A Deeper Blue: The Life and Music of Townes Van Zandt
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A Deeper Blue: The Life and Music of Townes Van Zandt

By Hardy, Robert Earl.

Denton: Univ. North Texas, 2008. Reprint. . Paperback. Fine/Wraps. 300 pages. Biography of Texas troubadour. B/w photos, extensive endnotes, discography, and index. Fine/Wraps. New book, publisher stamp on title page. Item #: E2212.

$13.00

Bulb Hunter (SIGNED)
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Bulb Hunter (SIGNED)

By Wiesinger, Chris & William C. Welch.

College Station: Texas A & M, 2013. 1st ed. [Stated].. Paperback. Fine/Wraps. 278 pages. Story of life of Wiesinger and his unending search for heritage bulbs to propagate and bring to other gardeners. 171 color photos, info on where, when and how to plant, index. Inscribed 'For ...., Best wishes', signed by the author, and dated 3/13/14. Flexbound with french-flaps. Fine/Wraps. Tight, no wear. Item #: E2223.

$26.50

Heart of Oak (SIGNED)
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Heart of Oak (SIGNED)

By Jones, Tristan.

New York: St. Martin's, 1984. 1st Am. ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/VG. 283 pages. Jones recounts his years in the royal Navy during World War II. Signed and inscribed by the author on the front endpaper 'To Ed' and dated Jan. 1986. Glossary. Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight. Dustjacket is scuffed at corners. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E2191.

$24.00

The Improbable Voyage
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The Improbable Voyage

By Jones, Tristan.

London: Bodley Head, 1986. 1st ed. [Stated].. Hardcover. VG/VG. 274 pages. Story of the author's voyage across Europe, from the North Sea to the Black Sea, in an ocean-going trimaran. List of ports of call. VG/VG. Clean, tight. Ink stamp of the yacht Empress on front endpaper, and her embossed ring stamp on title page. Dustjacket has no chips or tears. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E2192.

$19.00

The Agony and the Ecstasy (SIGNED)
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The Agony and the Ecstasy (SIGNED)

By Stone, Irving.

Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1977. Reprint. . LeatherBound. Fine/No Jacket. 844 pages. In full red leather, with five raised spine bands, gilt decorations and lettering, moire endpapers and silk ribbon. All edges gilt. SIGNED by the author. Stone's acclaimed biographic novel of the artist Michelangelo. . Fine/No Jacket. A beautiful copy. Item #: E2067.

$55.50

Yarns (SIGNED)
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Yarns (SIGNED)

By Jones, Tristan.

Boston: Sail Books, 1983. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/VG. 272 pages. Collection of short stories and tales, map endpapers. Signed and inscribed by the author on the halftitle page 'For Ed' and dated 1986. Owner boat name stamped on same page. Embossed seal of the boat on title page. VG/VG. Clean and tight, no other marks, Little bit of foxing on top edge. Dustjacket scuffed at top of spine, quarter inch tear at foot of spine. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E2190.

$36.00

Ashbel Smith of Texas: Pioneer, Patriot, Statesman, 1805-1886

By Silverthorne, Elizabeth.

College Station: Texas A & M, 1982. 1st ed. [Stated].. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good+. 259 pages. Biography of 'the Father of Texas Medicine' covering his long career in medicine and education, being surgeon general for the Texian army, working in Galveston during the Yellow Fever epidemic of 1837. He was involved in the formation of Texas Medical College & Hospital on the island, served in then led the 2nd Texas Infantry in the Civil War and had a career in politics. Busy guy. A few b/w photos, notes, index. Near Fine/Good+. Has small 'publisher file copy' stamped on top edge. Dustjacket spine is sun-yellowed, else VG. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E2189.

$19.00

Queen of the Confederacy: The Innocent Deceits of Lucy Holcombe Pickens
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Queen of the Confederacy: The Innocent Deceits of Lucy Holcombe Pickens

By Lewis, Elizabeth Wittenmyer.

Denton: Univ. North Texas, 2002. Reprint. . Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 253 pages. Strong Texas girl who married a man who became a diplomat and governor of South Carolina. She was the only woman whose face was engraved on Confederate paper currency. B/w illustrations, bibliography, and index. Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, publisher stamp. Item #: E2173.

$15.00

Pioneer Printer: Samuel Bangs in Mexico and Texas
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Pioneer Printer: Samuel Bangs in Mexico and Texas

By Spell, Lola M.

Austin: U.T. Press, 1963. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 230 pages. Biography of the first printer in Texas, survivor of the ill-fated Mier Expedition, and later a newspaper man. B/w illustrations, appendices, bibliography & index. Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. No sign of use or handling on book or Dj. Very light foxing on half-title page. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: B7468.

$26.00

The Life History of a Texas Birdwatcher: Connie Hagar
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The Life History of a Texas Birdwatcher: Connie Hagar

By McCracken, Karen Harden.

College Station: Texas A & M, 2001. Revised ed. . Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 299 pages. Expanded edition. Appendix, index, and index of bird names. Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, without wear. Publisher stamp. Item #: E2149.

$19.00

Frontier Blood: The Saga of the Parker Family
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Frontier Blood: The Saga of the Parker Family

By Exley, Jo Ella Powell.

College Station: Texas A & M, 2001. 1st ed. . Hardcover. New/New. 331 pages. Follows the Parker clan as they migrated to Texas, Cynthia's Comanche captivity, her son Quanah's role as war chief and peace-maker. Endnotes, bibliography, and index. New/New. A new copy. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E2152.

$62.00

Confessions of a Poker Player
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Confessions of a Poker Player

By King, Jack.

New York: Ives Washburn, Inc., 1940. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. 209 pages. Story of a life in poker. Black cloth-covered boards with a royal flush in red on the front and red title on the spine. Top edge dyed red. First edition. VG/No Jacket. Firm binding, no name or marks. Square corners, softened spine ends. No dustjacket. Item #: E2134.

$212.00

Flight: My Life in Mission Control (SIGNED)
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Flight: My Life in Mission Control (SIGNED)

By Kraft, Chris.

New York: Dutton, 2001. 1st ed. [Stated].. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 371 pages. Autobiography of first NASA Flight Director, who was there from the program's infancy to its greatest triumphs. SIGNED by the author on the half-title page to a NASA engineer. Stated first edition. B/w photos, indexed. Fine/Near Fine. Dustjacket has hint of edgewear. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E1951.

$210.00

Apollo EECOM: Journey of a Lifetime (Includes Bonus CD) SIGNED
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Apollo EECOM: Journey of a Lifetime (Includes Bonus CD) SIGNED

By Liebergot, Sy.

Burlington, Ont: Apogee Boks, 2003. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 216 pages. Mission Control expert who helped save Apollo 13 tells the story of his life. B/w phots and drawings. Bonus CDROM with movies and images. Inscribed and signed by the author. Near Fine/Near Fine. Solid book with very little indication of use. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E0150.

$82.00

Last Man on the Moon: Astronaut Eugene Cernan and America's Race in Space (SIGNED)
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Last Man on the Moon: Astronaut Eugene Cernan and America's Race in Space (SIGNED)

By Cernan, Eugene.

New York: St. Martin's, 1999. Reprint. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 356 pages. Memoir of Gemini & Apollo era astronaut & commander of Apollo 17, our last manned mission to the Moon. Co-written With Don Davis. INSCRIBED & SIGNED to previous owners on the title page by the late Gene Cernan. B/w photos, indexed. Fine/Fine. A very nice copy. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E0205.

$99.50

Early Days on the Bayou 1838-1890: The Life and Letters of Horace Dickinson Taylor (HOUSTON) (SIGNED)
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Early Days on the Bayou 1838-1890: The Life and Letters of Horace Dickinson Taylor (HOUSTON) (SIGNED)

By Red, Ellen Robbins.

Waco, TX: Texian Press, 1986. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 198 pages. Signed by the author on the FFEP. Details the life of the author's great-grandfather, his siblings, and his descendants, and their great enfluence on the growth and civic life of Houston. Several geneological tables, b/w photos, illustrations and maps. Index. Near Fine/Fine. No wear, no owner name. Pale foxing on top edge. New, out of our archives. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E2123.

$27.00

Gus Wortham: Portrait of a Leader
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Gus Wortham: Portrait of a Leader

By Dressman, Fran.

College Station: Texas A & M, 2014. Reprint. . Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 284 pages. Gus Wortham was a business and civic leader who left Houston a legacy of cultural institutions. Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no wear or marks except publisher stamp on endpaper. Item #: E2119.

$26.00

Builders: Herman and George R. Brown
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Builders: Herman and George R. Brown

By Pratt, Joseph A. & Christopher Castaneda.

College Station: Texas A & M, 1999. 1st ed. [Stated].. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 326 pages. Biography examines the brothers business accomplishments, also addresses the political influence and and antiunionism associated with the Brown name. Out of print in hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. Tight, no wear, has stamp of A&M Press Design/Production office on top edge. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E2118.

$33.00

Mr. John H. Freeman and Friends: A Story of the Texas Medical Center and How It Began
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Mr. John H. Freeman and Friends: A Story of the Texas Medical Center and How It Began

By Macon, N. Don.

Houston: Texas Medical Center, 1973. Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 67 pages. Story of the founding and development of the Texas Medical Center, and the great vision of the men who had a hand in it, told largely through interview with Mr. Freeman. B/w photos. Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, very light foxing on edges and endpapers. Item #: E2098.

$13.50

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