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King Ranch: 100 Years of Ranching 1853-1953
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King Ranch: 100 Years of Ranching 1853-1953

By Corpus Christi Caller-Times.

Corpus Christi: Caller-Times, 1953. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. 143 pages. History of the King and Kleberg families, and the ranching empire they created in South Texas. B/w photos of family members and others who have played important roles in the growth of the enterprise. All material contained in the book was originally issued as a special edition of the newspaper. Tan cloth-covered boards with brown title and Santa Gertrudis bull on front. VG/No Jacket. Hinges and binding very firm. Corners square. Edge of spine ends scuffed. Endpapers and foredge foxed. Item #: E1730.

$49.50

We Were Soldiers Once...and Young: Ia Drang - The Battle That Changed the War in Vietnam (SIGNED)
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We Were Soldiers Once...and Young: Ia Drang - The Battle That Changed the War in Vietnam (SIGNED)

By Moore, Harold G. & Joseph L. Galloway.

New York: Random House, 1992. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 412 pages. Signed on the FFEP by both authors and dated 21 Nov.1992. B/w photos. Appendix, chapter notes, index. Dedicated to the dead, all of whom are listed after the title page. Fine/Fine. No indication of use or handling. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E1758.

$211.50

Captain James A. Baker of Houston 1857-1941 (SIGNED)
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Captain James A. Baker of Houston 1857-1941 (SIGNED)

By Kirkland, Kate Sayen.

College Station: Texas A & M, 2012. 1st ed. [Stated].. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 435 pages. James Baker founded Rice University at the behest, and through the philanthropy of his client William Marsh Rice. In partnership with other leading lawyers he created Houston's first nationally recognized law firm. Sources and index. Signed by the author on the title page. Fine/Fine. No wear, no owner name or marks. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E1763.

$15.50

IKE: Stories of The Storm (Hurricane Ike)

By Galveston Daily News.

Galveston: Galveston Daily News, 2008. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/VG. 112 pages. Photohistory of the impact & recovery process after 2008's Hurricane Ike in Galveston, Bolivar, Seabrook and other coastal communities. Hundreds of color photos. VG/VG. Bumped at spine bottom. No name or writing. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E1733.

$13.50

The Hooking Up (Franklin Signed First Edition)

By Wolfe, Tom.

Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 2000. Limited ed. . LeatherBound. Fine/No Jacket. 293 pages. In black leather, with three raised spine bands, dandy in a white suit, gilt lettering, and silk ribbon. All edges gilt. Boldly signed by the author on special page bound in. Includes publisher information sheet. Signed 1st edition limited to 1,200 unnumbered copies. Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Item #: E0334.

$91.50

Wild Horse Desert: The Heritage of South Texas
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Wild Horse Desert: The Heritage of South Texas

By Robertson, Brian.

Edinburg, Texas: HCHM/New Santander Press, 1985. Reprint. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 309 pages. History of far South Texas and the Borderlands, told in essays about all kinds of incidents. Published for the Hidalgo County Historical Museum, this is the second printing. The museum's name has been changed to the Museum of South Texas History. Near Fine/Near Fine. No wear, no name or marks. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E1745.

$21.00

A Man in Full (Franklin Signed First Edition)

By Wolfe, Tom.

Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1998. Limited ed. . LeatherBound. Near Fine/No Jacket. 742 pages. In gray leather, with three raised spine bands, gilt decoration & title, and silk ribbon. Color frontis by Mark Rogalsky. All edges gilt. Boldly SIGNED by the author on special page bound in. Includes publisher information sheet. Signed 1st edition limited to 1,750 unnumbered copies. Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Minor scuff on bottom gilt. Item #: E0335.

$97.00

Electric Machinery, Sixth Edition
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Electric Machinery, Sixth Edition

By Fitzgerald, A.E.

New York: McGraw-Hill, 2003. 6th ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 688 pages. Textbook with b/w illustrations, figures, and photos. Interactive software MATLAB is available for this book to download from publisher website. Near Fine/No Jacket. No wear, no marks. Book appears new. Item #: E1752.

$23.00

The Liberty Hill Book: A Folk History of a People, Crockett, Hous County, Texas
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The Liberty Hill Book: A Folk History of a People, Crockett, Hous County, Texas

By Sherwood (editors), Janet and Steve.

Crockett, TX: Self published, 1976. SpiralBound. VG/Wraps. 81 pages. Stories of the old families in the area, and growth of this East Texas community, accompanied by lots of old family recipes. Intended as part of Houston County's participation in the Bicentennial Celebration of America's Revolution. B/w drawings. Quite uncommon. VG/Wraps. Cover has foxing, small cooking stains, and the number 206 written near top corner. All pages and black comb binding in unbroken condition. Item #: E1740.

$38.50

One World: A Global Anthology of Short Stories
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One World: A Global Anthology of Short Stories

By Brazier, Chris.

Oxford UK: New Internationalist, 2009. Reprint. . Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 192 pages. Stories by 23 authors from around the world. Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, no name or marks. Item #: E1748.

$7.00

Nick Mersfelder: A Remarkable Man (SIGNED)
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Nick Mersfelder: A Remarkable Man (SIGNED)

By Scobee, Barry.

Fort Davis, TX: Fort Davis Historical So, 1969. Limited ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 63 pages. This is number 303 of an edition limited to 1,000 copies. SIGNED by the author on the title page. B/w photos illustrate lively stories of life on the Texas frontier of Jeff Davis County. Maroon boards with gilt titles on front and spine. Near Fine/No Jacket. Tight, no owner marks. Tiny shelf scuffs at spine corners and on front cover. Item #: E1746.

$26.50

The Art of War
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The Art of War

By Sun Tzu.

New York: Oxford University Press, 1963. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 197 pages. Translated, with introduction and notes by Samuel B. Griffith. Foreword by B.H. Liddell Hart. Near Fine/Near Fine. No wear, no owner name or marks. Item #: E1749.

$9.00

Sea Turtles: A Worldwide Travel Guide
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Sea Turtles: A Worldwide Travel Guide

By Nichols, Wallace J.

College Station: Texas A & M, 2014. 1st ed. [Stated].. Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 221 pages. Guide to viewing sea turtles in the Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean, and Pacific Ocean. Softcover with french flaps. Maps, color photos, resources, and index. Near Fine/Wraps. Corners have minimal bumping. Item #: E1762.

$13.50

The First Winchester: The Story of the 1866 Repeating Rifle
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The First Winchester: The Story of the 1866 Repeating Rifle

By Parsons, John E.

New York: William Morrow, 1960. Revised ed. . Hardcover. Good/Good. 207 pages. Story of the growth of the company, and the development of the guns. B/w photos and drawings. Notes, bibliography ans index. Much additional material included in this revised edition that wasn't in the first edition. Endpapers printed in red ink with vintage arms advertisements. Title page bears original 1955 date. Good/Good. Tight, without wear. No owner name or marks. Two unknown stains on front board, one of which caused the dustjacket to adhere in that spot, resulting in small odd-shaped hole in dustjacket. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E1744.

$13.00

Bailliere's Nurses' Medical Dictionary, Thirteenth Edition
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Bailliere's Nurses' Medical Dictionary, Thirteenth Edition

By Hitch, Margaret.

London: Bailliere, Tindall and C, 1956. 13th ed. . Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. 502 pages. Pocket-size in dark blue leather with faded gilt titles front and spine. Vintage medicines ads, b/w drawings. VG/No Jacket. Tight, no wear, owner name inside front board. Item #: E1750.

$15.50

The Story of Corpus Christi
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The Story of Corpus Christi

By Sutherland, Mary A.

Houston: Corpus Christi DoC, 19162. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. 146 pages. Very scarce early history of the city. Tissue protected frontis photo of the author. Published by the the Corpus Christi Chapter, Daughters of the Confederacy. Stories of people and events in and around Corpus Christi and Nueces County. Light green cloth-covered boards with green titles front and spine, and red and green decoration. VG/No Jacket. Binding tight. Corners square, no owner name or marks. Item #: E1761.

$106.00

History of Fannin County, Texas. History, Statistics and Biographies, Business Cards and a Complete Directory of the County
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History of Fannin County, Texas. History, Statistics and Biographies, Business Cards and a Complete Directory of the County

By Carter, W.A.

Bonham: Fannin County Historical, 1975. Reprint. . Paperback. Good+/Wraps. 148 pages. Facsimile reprint of the 1885 edition Good+/Wraps. Cover creased, occasional notations in text. Item #: E1759.

$36.00

Shadows of the Mind: A Search for the Missing Science of Consciousness
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Shadows of the Mind: A Search for the Missing Science of Consciousness

By Penrose, Roger.

New York: Oxford University Press, 1996. Reprint. . Paperback. Fine/Wraps. 457 pages. Fine/Wraps. No wear, no name or marks. Item #: E1747.

$14.00

Aransas: The Life of a Texas Coastal County (SIGNED)
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Aransas: The Life of a Texas Coastal County (SIGNED)

By Allen, William & Sue Hastings Taylor.

Austin: Eakin Press, 1997. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 475 pages. Red leather covered boards with bright gilt titles. Black cloth-covered slipcase with paste-on illustrated label. Book is signed by co-author Sue Taylor on the title page. Notes, sources, and index. Fine/No Jacket. No sign of use or handling on book or slipcase. Item #: E1757.

$112.00

The Texas Rangers: A Century of Frontier Defense
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The Texas Rangers: A Century of Frontier Defense

By Webb, Walter Prescott.

Austin: U.T. Press, 1989. 2nd ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Good+. 584 pages. The classic work on the Texas Rangers, reprinted from the plates of the 1935 edition, with a new foreword by Lyndon Johnson. Near Fine/Good+. Tight, no name or marks. Dustjacket corners have tiny tears and scuffing. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E1742.

$16.50

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