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Image for St. Anne Catholic Church: The First 75 Years 1925-2000

St. Anne Catholic Church: The First 75 Years 1925-2000

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, St. Anne Catholic Church: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08220

Condition: Fine


Green leatherette with raised green lettering on a gilt inlay on the front cover. 104 pages of photographic and written history for St. Anne Catholic Church in Houston Texas. View more info

Image for The Story of All Saints Chapel - Austin, Texas 1900-1950

The Story of All Saints Chapel - Austin, Texas 1900-1950

By: Battle, William James

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Austin, Texas, The Associated Women of All Saints Chapel: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09358

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth with gilt lettering. Light foxing to the top edge of the page block and the last few pages as well. Previous owner stamp on the front free endpaper. 117 pages with black and white photographs. A sharp copy despite a few minor flaws. View more info

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A Church in the City Reaching the World (First Baptist Church, Houston, Texas)

By: Bell, Kate Atkinson; Christine Hall Ladner; Joanna Williams Poor; Mona Petronella;

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Houston, Texas, First Baptist Church: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08635

Condition: Very Good


Light wear at the extremities. The rear cover has a bit of bubbling near the bottom, associated with what looks like a faint staining. 271 pages with Bibliography. Illustrated with photos which help document the history of this Houston church. View more info

Image for Healing on the Hill: 25 Years of Scott and White History, 1963 - 1988

Healing on the Hill: 25 Years of Scott and White History, 1963 - 1988

By: Cannon, Weldon G. (SIGNED)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Temple, Texas, Scott and White Memorial Hospital and the Scott, Sherwood and Brindley Foundation: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 02817

Condition: Fine


82 pages, index, photos. History and celebration of Scott and White Memorial Hospital in Temple Texas, for its 25th anniversary in its present location, a move which allowed the medical center to grow into an excellent facility for healing and education. Signed by the author on the title page. Nice, clean copy. View more info

Image for Cornerstones: A History of Beaumont and Methodism 1840-1968

Cornerstones: A History of Beaumont and Methodism 1840-1968

By: Crenshaw, Rosa Dieu and W.W. Ward

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Beaumont, Texas, First Methodist Church Historicl Committee: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08980

Condition: Very Good


Some shelf wear and bit of shelf lean to the book. Previous owner address label on the front free endpaper. The illustrated dust jacket, which matches the book's covers, has some edge wear and rubbing at the corners. Protected now in a clear Mylar cover. 269 pages with Author's Notes, Table of Illustrations and Poetry, and Index. Illustrated with photographs, drawings, and photocopies of documents. Laid in are two documents: Brochure titled Sanctuary Windows, from the First United Church in Beaumont, Texas and a 1974 newspaper clipping about the dedication of a Texas historical marker for the ... View more info

Image for Branches of the Living Vine, 1916-1991 : A Seventy-Five Year History of Highland Park United Methodist Church

Branches of the Living Vine, 1916-1991 : A Seventy-Five Year History of Highland Park United Methodist Church

By: Deane, edmund and Jessamine Younger (Editors)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Dallas, Texas, Highland Park United Methodist Church: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01481

Condition: Fine


Assumed First Printing, no additional printings listed. Dark green boards with decorative gilt stamping and lettering. Just a hint of wear to jacket's top-edge. In a protective Mylar sleeve now. 245 pages, many photos from the church's 75-year history. View more info

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Marfa Shadows: A Chef Brett Mystery

By: DeMers, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Bright Sky Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07561

ISBN: 193397981X

Condition: Near Fine


Light bump to book and jacket on the rear, lower corner, else a fine copy. The author's first novel. View more info

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Thee First One Hundred Years: The Story of the First Baptist Church in Marble Falls, Texas

By: Dilmore, Don

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Nortex Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09910

Condition: Near Fine


Faint spotting to the top edge of the page block, otherwise a fine copy. 281 pages with Notes (by chapter). Black and white photos illustrate this centennial history of the First Baptist Church in Marble Falls, Texas. Includes a list of pastors, beginning in 1888. View more info

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The Church with an Enlarged Vision: First Baptist Church of Marlin, Texas

By: Eddins, Mr. And Mrs. Roy

Price: $40.00

Seller ID: 09339

Condition: Good


Binding tight and square. Mild edge wear, faint spotting to the top edge of the page block. A bit of foxing on the title page. Inscription from the pastor of the First Baptist Church in Marlin, Texas, Loyd M. Chapman. Publisher and publication date not indicated. Circa 1950s. Eighty-four page history of the First Baptist Church in Marlin, Texas. Illustrated with historic photos. Very scarce copy, hard to come by. View more info

Image for Adobe Walls to Stone Edifice: A Sesquicentennial Pilgrimage of the First Presbyterian Church of San Antonio, Texas

Adobe Walls to Stone Edifice: A Sesquicentennial Pilgrimage of the First Presbyterian Church of San Antonio, Texas

By: Everett, Donald E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Texas, First Presbyterian Church, San Antonio: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 03802

Condition: Fine


(ix) 191 pages, illustrated with 41 black & white historical photos and 9 color plates. Comprehensive history of the church from its beginnings in 1846 through the 1990s. A fine, clean copy. View more info

Image for Christ Episcopal Church: The First Seventy-five Years 1911-1986

Christ Episcopal Church: The First Seventy-five Years 1911-1986

By: Fisher, Lewis F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Texas, Christ Episcopal Church: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07706

Condition: Near Fine


Gift inscription to previous owner. Dust jacket is price-clipped, rubbing and tiny spots/stains on the rear panel. 206 pages, with Appendixes, Bibliography, and Index. Illustrated with photos. This book tells the story of how the San Antonio church grew from a mission of St. Mark's into the largest church in the episcopal Diocese of West Texas. View more info

Image for Anson Jones: The Last President of the Republic of Texas

Anson Jones: The Last President of the Republic of Texas

By: Flynn, Jean

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Eakin Press: 1997

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 07931

ISBN: 157168106X

Condition: Fine


106 pages with timeline, bibliography and a few illustrations. A title in Eakin's juvenile Texas history series. Biography of doctor, farmer, and politician Anson Jones, who served as the last president of the Republic of Texas and was instrumental in bringing Texas into the union. View more info

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Jim Bowie: A Texas Legend

By: Flynn, Jean (SIGNED)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Eakin Press: 1980

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 02720

ISBN: 0890152411

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed to the previous owner, signed, and dated by the author on the front free endpaper. View more info

Image for The Romance of Sylvan Beach: A Hundred Years of Amusement and Nostalgia

The Romance of Sylvan Beach: A Hundred Years of Amusement and Nostalgia

By: Foxworth, Erna

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Waterway Press: 1986

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 07707

ISBN: 0898962889

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue cloth with silver lettering. Clean with no writing or marks, except the author's inscription in the upper left corner of the front free endpaper. The dust jacket is in a Mylar protective sleeve. 119 pages with many black and white photos of the history of Sylvan Beach in La Porte, Texas. Sylvan Beach was a popular place for Houstonians to get away for fun and relaxation during the early decades of the 20th century. View more info

Image for 125th Anniversary Diocese of Galveston-Houston 1847-1972 : Changing Times

125th Anniversary Diocese of Galveston-Houston 1847-1972 : Changing Times

By: Giles, Robert C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Most Reverend John L. Morkovsky, S.T.D.:

Seller ID: 10612

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue leatherette with gilt stamping. Very minor white fleck on front cover, otherwise a fine copy. The story of the Diocese of Galveston-Houston in commemoration of its founding. View more info

Image for Cloud of Witnesses: A History of First Methodist Church, Houston, Texas

Cloud of Witnesses: A History of First Methodist Church, Houston, Texas

By: Grimes, Lewis Howard

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Houston, First Methodist Church: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09071

Condition: Very Good


Light shelf wear, clean interior, free of marks or stains. The jacket has two long, closed tears on the front panel and a large chip on the rear panel, top edge. Otherwise minor wear at the extremities. Looks nice in a clear Mylar protective cover now. 206 pages, with References and Appendix. Traces the history of Methodism in Texas from 1815 and in Houston from 1837 to the events of the summer of 1951 (publication date). View more info

Image for Come Reminisce with Me. A History of Glidden, Texas 1885-1975

Come Reminisce with Me. A History of Glidden, Texas 1885-1975

By: Heine, Dorothy Jean

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Self Published: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 10661

Condition: Very Good


Pictorial covers with light wear to the spine and spine ends. 152 pages, illustrated with historical photos of the people, places, railroad, and map of the town. Signed on page 2 (author bio) by the author. From the Handbook of Texas Online: "Glidden is on the main line of the Southern Pacific Railroad just north of Interstate Highway 10 and three miles west of Columbus in north central Colorado County. It was established by the Galveston, Harrisburg and San Antonio Railway on 159½ acres of land bought from T. J. Oaks as a site for new shops, switching yards, and a roundhouse to handle major ... View more info

Image for Except the Lord Build… The Sesquicentennial History of First Presbyterian Church, Houston, Texas, 1839-1989

Except the Lord Build… The Sesquicentennial History of First Presbyterian Church, Houston, Texas, 1839-1989

By: King, Judy

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, First Presbyterian Church of Houston: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09769

ISBN: 0962187305

Condition: Near Fine


Minor bumping on the bottom edge. Pages 167-170 show some lower-corner creasing. 215 pages with historical images. View more info

Image for TexWomen: The Magazine for the Discriminating Woman in Texas - Vol. 1, Issue 2, October/November 2002

TexWomen: The Magazine for the Discriminating Woman in Texas - Vol. 1, Issue 2, October/November 2002

By: Leslie, Charlotte (Editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Charlotte Leslie: 2002

Seller ID: 10436

Condition: Fine


Thirty-six numbered pages followed by several pages of ads. Articles: Julia Parnell: The Spirit of Granbury; Veteran's Celebration in Praha, Texas; and Washington-on-the-Brazos: The First Western White House. Also, articles on Jefferson, Texas, Trends of Fall, musician Roger Creager, plus events calendar, restaurants, and more. View more info

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Living With the Texas Shore

By: Morton, Robert A.; Orrin H. Pilkey, Jr.; Orrin H. Pilkey, Sr.; and William J. Neal

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Durham, North Carolina, Duke University: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02145

ISBN: 0822305003

Condition: Near Fine


Very slight crease on front cover, else a fine copy with no stains, marks, or writing. A layman's guide to the various problems facing the Texas coastal region. Some of the topics covered include guidelines for buying and building along the shore, land use and the law, the dynamics of shoreline change, and suggestions for fascinating field trips through the region. This is the second of a planned 20-book series on coastal living and management. Keep in mind that this book is over 20 years old and, as the shoreline changes, so do laws, regulations, and guidelines for coastal development and liv... View more info