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cover of History of Hunt Oil Company: Our 50th Year 1984

History of Hunt Oil Company: Our 50th Year 1984

by Hardee, Camilla.

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Published
1984
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VG
Edition
1st ed.
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Dallas: Hunt Oil Company, 1984. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. 94 pages. Company biography gleaned from memories of employees and pages from the company publication PAY SAND. Duotone images and b/w photos throughout. Page numbers are only noted at chapter headings. Warm gray cloth-covered boards with gilt title and decoration. B/w photos and illustrations. VG/No Jacket. Tight,… Read more
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cover of Hornet 1945 Yearbook, Huntsville High School (Texas)

Hornet 1945 Yearbook, Huntsville High School (Texas)

by Huntsville, Tx High School.

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Published
1945
Condition
VG
Edition
1st ed.
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Huntsville, TX: Hunstville High School, 1945. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. Yearbook for the Class of 1945 at Huntsville High School. B/w photos throughout. Cream and green embossed cover. VG/No Jacket. Very firm binding. Owner name and one inscription. Surface and edges lightly age-tanned. Item #: E4471.
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Travelers in Texas 1761-1860

by Sibley, Marilyn McAdams.

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Published
1967
Condition
VG
Edition
1st ed.
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Austin: U.T. Press, 1967. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/VG. 236 pages. Accounts of early explorations into Texas including those of S.F. Austin, Zebulon Pike, Randolph Marcy, Frederick Law Olmstead, Mary Austin Holley, Gustave Dresel, Noah Smithwick and others. Well noted, with a good biblio and index. B/w photos, two maps. VG/VG. Dustjacket spine tanned. Dj in protective mylar… Read more
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cover of Twice-Told Tales of Texas, Second edition: A Guide to the History Dioramas, Museum Notes No.3

Twice-Told Tales of Texas, Second edition: A Guide to the History Dioramas, Museum Notes No.3

by Humble Oil & Refining Company.

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Published
1959
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
2nd ed.
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Austin: Texas Memorial Museum, 1959. 2nd ed. . Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 50 pages. Second edition of 1936 pamphlet and guide to the dioramas at the TexasCentennial Exposition. B/w photos and drawings. Slightly enlarged, with four more pages. Museum Notes No. 3. Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight stapled pamphlet. Unmarked, save for old price written very small in upper corner… Read more
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Wade & Kayak Fishing on the Upper Coast of Texas

by Crawford, Ray.

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Published
2008
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780974225326
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$28.95

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Friendswood TX: Texas Coastal Fishing Bo, 2008. Paperback. Fine/Wraps. 242 pages. Intimate details of fishing the Galveston Bay and adjacent coastal areas. Maps, overhead views, photos. Fine/Wraps. New copies. Item #: 37684.
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Hawkins Ranch in Texas: From Plantation Times to the Present

by Furse, Margaret Lewis.

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Published
2014
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st ed. [Stated].
ISBN
9781623491109
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College Station: Texas A & M, 2014. 1st ed. [Stated].. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 231 pages. Account of more than 160 years of a family's working ranch in Matagorda County, Texas. Genealogy of the Hawkinses, Alstons, and Rugeleys. Endnotes, bibliography, and index. Fine/Fine. New book. Item #: 34145.
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cover of The Life of John Wesley Hardin: From the Original Manuscript, As Written by Himself

The Life of John Wesley Hardin: From the Original Manuscript, As Written by Himself

by Hardin, John Wesley.

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Published
1896
Condition
Good
Edition
1st ed.
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$210.75

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Seguin, Texas: Smith & Moore, 1896. 1st ed. . Paperback. Good/Wraps. 144 pages. First edition of outlaw Hardin's autobiography published within a year of his death, killed in an El Paso saloon by John Selman. Card cover with blue title and decoration. Title and copyright pages both dated 1896. Good/Wraps. Firm binding, pages tanned but not brittle, yellowed… Read more
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cover of The Rock and the Candle

The Rock and the Candle

by Phillips, Esta L.

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Published
1956
Condition
X-Lib VG
Edition
1st ed.
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$13.75

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San Antonio: Naylor Company, 1956. 1st ed. . Hardcover. X-Lib VG/Good+. 34 pages. Small book of poems in dark blue boards with lighter blue dustjacket. X-Lib VG/Good+. Former library copy, typical stamps & marks. Item #: E4523.
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cover of Old Oyster Creek and Brazos Plantations / A History of Brazoria County, Texas

Old Oyster Creek and Brazos Plantations / A History of Brazoria County, Texas

by Strobel, Abner & Mary Rogers Nixon.

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Published
1975
Condition
Fine
Edition
Reprint.
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$27.75

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Richmond, Texas: Price/Ferguson Publishin, 1975. Reprint. . Paperback. Fine/Wraps. 58 pages. Undated, but circa 1975. B/w photos. Stapled pamphlet. Reprint of Strobel's history of the Oyster Creek area and early plantations and Mary Nixon Rodgers' summary history of Brazoria County. B/w photos & illustrations. Undated, but circa 1975. Fine/Wraps. New old stock from our archives. Item #: E4460.
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cover of Allegiance Burned: A Jackson Quick Adventure, Book 2 (SIGNED)

Allegiance Burned: A Jackson Quick Adventure, Book 2 (SIGNED)

by Abrahams, Tom.

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Published
2015
Condition
VG
ISBN
9781618688880
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Nashville: Post Hill Press, 2015. Paperback. VG/Wraps. 329 pages. Signed by the author on the title page. VG/Wraps. Tight. Sticker ghost and number 4 inside front cover. Item #: E4400.
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cover of Cactus 1921 Yearbook of the University of Texas at Austin [Original 1921 Printing]

Cactus 1921 Yearbook of the University of Texas at Austin [Original 1921 Printing]

by Mayes editor, Wendell.

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Published
1921
Condition
Good+
Edition
1st ed.
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Austin: University of Texas Stud, 1921. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Good+/No Jacket. 496 pages. University of Texas yearbook for 1921. First edition. Dark brown leather-look cloth boards with embossed view of campus and university building on front. B/w photos throughout, chapter title pages illustrated in color. Dedicated to memory of George W. Littlefield, past regent, and major benefactor… Read more
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cover of Hornet 1941 Yearbook, Huntsville High School (Texas)

Hornet 1941 Yearbook, Huntsville High School (Texas)

by Huntsville, Tx High School.

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Published
1941
Condition
Good+
Edition
1st ed.
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Huntsville, TX: Hunstville High School, 1941. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Good+/No Jacket. Yearbook for the Class of 1941 at Huntsville High School. B/w photos throughout. Cream and green embossed cover. Good+/No Jacket. Very firm binding. Lots of greetings and well-wishes from owner's friends. Surface and edges lightly age-tanned. Item #: E4470.
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cover of Concise History of Early Texas 1519 to 1861

Concise History of Early Texas 1519 to 1861

by Gilbert, Charles E.

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Published
1965
Condition
Good+
Edition
Reprint.
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$11.75

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Houston: Charles E. Gilbert, Jr., 1965. Reprint. . Hardcover. Good+/VG. 80 pages. Illustrated by the 30 historic flags which inspired the valiant patriots whose bravery and perseverance made Texas history and created the Republic of Texas. White dustjacket illustrated with the six flags flown over Texas, and the great seal of Texas. Good+/VG. Tight, owner name marked out… Read more
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cover of Alcalde for 1945 & 1944 Yearbook of Sam Houston State Teachers College Huntsville, Texas

Alcalde for 1945 & 1944 Yearbook of Sam Houston State Teachers College Huntsville, Texas

by Wright, editor, Bonnie Lou.

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Published
1945
Condition
Good+
Edition
1st ed.
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$35.50

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Huntsville: Sam Houston State, 1945. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Good+/No Jacket. Alcalde yearbook for 1945 & 1944 gives a view of campus life in wartime. Includes a section of photos of the 1944 graduating seniors, because that year had no yearbook, owing to wartime shortages. Endpaper illustrations are overhead drawing of the campus. Black cover with embossed six… Read more
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cover of History of Scottish Rite Masonry in Texas

History of Scottish Rite Masonry in Texas

by Hotchkiss, C.A.

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Published
1916
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st ed.
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$81.50

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San Antonio: Alamo Printing, 1916. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 193 pages. Reveals the history of Freemasonry in Texas, from its inception at Galveston in 1867. Includes a separate folded chart (17" X 11") showing the expansion of Masonry in the form of a tree. Near Fine/No Jacket. Tight, no owner marks. Corners square. Item #:… Read more
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cover of Bad Moon Rising: A Parker McLeod Thriller (SIGNED)

Bad Moon Rising: A Parker McLeod Thriller (SIGNED)

by Roper, A. Hardy.

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Published
2019
Condition
VG
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9780984048489
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Houston: West Bay Publishing, 2019. 1st ed. . Paperback. VG/Wraps. 365 pages. Thriller mystery set in Galveston, by Texas author. Signed by the author on the title page. Inscribed "To ......'Thanks for your support". VG/Wraps. Tight, pencil underline throughout. Item #: E4397.
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cover of Stephen F. Austin and Anthony Butler: Letters from the Historical Collections of the Rosenberg Library, Galveston, Texas

Stephen F. Austin and Anthony Butler: Letters from the Historical Collections of the Rosenberg Library, Galveston, Texas

by Winterbotham, J.M. (editor).

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Published
1924
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint.
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Cedar Rapids, IA: Torch Press, 1924. Reprint. . Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 28 pages. This stapled pamphlet was reprinted from the Mississippi Valley Historical Review Vol.XI, No. 1 of June, 1924. Pages 99 throught 127 of that volume. Includes correspondence between Stephen F. Austin, Col. Anthony Butler and Samuel May Williams during the period 1832-1835. Interesting and this item… Read more
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cover of Odd Fellowship in America and Texas

Odd Fellowship in America and Texas

by Walker, W. H.

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Published
1911
Condition
Good+
Edition
1st ed.
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$66.00

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Austin: Vonn Boeckmann Jones Co., 1911. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Good+/No Jacket. 512 pages. History and growth of Oddfellows Lodge in the U.S. and Texas. Green cloth-covered boardswith gilt title on front and spine. Good+/No Jacket. Tight, no owner marks. Corners rubbed, spine ends softened. Item #: E4445.
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cover of You Gotta Dance Like No One's Watching (SIGNED)

You Gotta Dance Like No One's Watching (SIGNED)

by Smith, Lester H.

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Published
2010
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9780981990415
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$26.00

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Houston: Bright Sky Press, 2010. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 312 pages. Author's inspirational stories of working in the oil patch, becoming a two-time national ballroom dance champion, a cancer survivor, and giving back through philanthropy. Color photos, quoatations, SIGNED by the author on a bookplate pasted to front endpaper. Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight, no wear… Read more
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cover of Mosaic of Man (SIGNED)

Mosaic of Man (SIGNED)

by Webb, Richard B.

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Published
1966
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st ed.
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San Antonio: Naylor Company, 1966. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/VG. 126 pages. Book of quotable observations, signed by the author on the FFEP. Near Fine/VG. Tight, no wear, several small pale drip stains on top edge. Short Christmas gift inscription. White dustjacket has tanning and pale foxing. Item #: E4259.
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