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Daddy O : Iguana Heads and Texas Tales

By: Wade, Bob

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01844

ISBN: 0312134592

Condition: Near Fine+


Inscription on dedication page may be from the author, but is not signed. View more info

Daddy O : Iguana Heads and Texas Tales

By: Wade, Bob "Daddy-O," with Keith and Kent Zimmerman (SIGNED)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Authors

Seller ID: 03656

ISBN: 0312134592

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by "Daddy-O," Keith Zimmerman, and Kent Zimmerman on the title page. The life and genius of Texas artist Bob "Daddy-O" Wade. 212 pages, black & white and color illustrations. Foreword by Linda Ellerbee, Afterword by Kinky Friedman. View more info

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Jefferson Davis Gets His Citizenship Back

By: Warren, Robert Penn

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lexington, KY, U.S.A., University Press of Kentucky: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00082

ISBN: 0813114454

Condition: Fine


Some sticker shadow on the dust jacket, otherwise a fine copy. A reflective essay on the tragic career of Jefferson Davis, President of the Confederacy. 114 pages. View more info

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A Doctor on the California Trail: The Diary of Dr John Hudson Wayman from Cambridge City, Indiana, to the Gold Fields in 1852

By: Wayman, John Hudson (Edited by Edgeley Woodman Todd)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Denver, Colorado, Old West Publishing Company: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06457

ISBN: 0912094168

Condition: Fine


Diary includes entries from March 25, 1852 to March 25, 1853. Following the diary are six letters that Dr. John H. Wayman wrote to his brother, Dr. James V. Wayman. A Bibliography of manuscripts, books, and periodicals is included as well as an Index. Four photos and two maps illustrate the text. [xv] 136 pages. View more info

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The Saga of American Society: A Record of Social Aspiration 1907-1937

By: Wecter, Dixon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 05998

Condition: Very Good


Light soiling to top edge, trace of shelf wear. Jacket has a lot of rubbing and some edge wear and chipping. Protected now in a new Mylar archival cover. 504 pages, including A Note on Bibliography and Index. Numerous illustrations. Originally published in 1937, this book was regarded as a classic work on American social history. This reprint edition includes an Introduction by Louis Auchincloss. View more info

Weekes Speaks Out

By: Weekes, Helen

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Menomonie, Wisconsin, Self Published: 1990

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 08405

Condition: Near Fine


These essays were originally published in the Wilminigton News Journal (Ohio) in 1988 and 1989 as a regular column called WeekeSpeak. A collection of 20 essays. Inscribed and signed by the author: "To Pat..." View more info

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Men Without Countries: Three Adventurers of the Early Southwest

By: Weems, John Edward

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06074

Condition: Very Good


Spotting to the top edge of the page block. A spot of soiling to the front panel of the jacket, otherwise clean with some light rubbing. 272 pages, with Bibliography. The lives of three colorful adventurers in the early American Southwest, at and beyond the southwestern frontier and into Spanish Texas: James Wilkinson, Philip Nolan, and Peter Ellis Bean, their lives collectively spanning from 1757-1846. Illustrated with black and white drawings and endpaper maps: "The Texas Country and Mexico about 1800," by Saml. H. Bryant. View more info

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Colleges of Texas: A Survey of the Lone Star State's Institutions of Higher Learning, Past and Present

By: Welch, June Rayfield

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dallas, Texas, GLA Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 08902

ISBN: 0912854111

Condition: Near Fine


Touch of shelf wear and a few tiny nicks to the dust jacket. Nice, clean copy signed by the author on the half-title page. 261 pages with Notes, References, and Index. Illustrated with black and white photos. The book is a bit oversized and may require additional postage for expedited or international delivery. View more info

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The Texas Governor

By: Welch, June Rayfield

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dallas, Yellow Rose Press: 1986

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 08903

ISBN: 091285409x

Condition: Near Fine


Touch of shelf wear and light wear at the tips of the dust jacket. Nice, clean copy signed by the author on the half-title page. 202 pages with References, Notes, and Index. Illustrated with black and white photos. Stories of the chief executives of the Republic and State. The book is a bit oversized and may require additional postage for expedited or international delivery. View more info

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Wharton's History of Fort Bend County

By: Wharton, Clarence

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Richmond, Texas, Fort Bend County Historical Museum: 1973

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 07725

Condition: Fine


Museum facsimile printing of the 1939 Naylor Company edition. 250 pages with Appendix, Bibliography, and Index. Illustrated (photos, maps, sketches). View more info

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Sunbonnet Angels: Hitch Your Wagon to a Star

By: White, Josephine Ella

Price: $30.00

Publisher: LuLu Press: 2010

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 09600

ISBN: 0557809819

Condition: Fine


A tribute to Scots-Irish women in early Texas, their history, and folklore. 200 pages with Chapter Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Signed by the author on the title page. View more info

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Sunbonnet Angels: Hitch Your Wagon to a Star

By: White, Josephine Ella

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hallettsville, Texas, Doug Kubicek/The Old Homestead Publishing Company: 2004

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 09601

ISBN: 0557809819

Condition: Fine


A tribute to Scots-Irish women in early Texas, their history, and folklore. 200 pages with Chapter Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Signed by the author on the title page. Oversized paperback, more than 12 inches tall. 219 pages including Chapter Notes and Bibliography. Index follows. Inscription to the previous owner (named) and signed by the author. View more info

The American Legion in Texas 1919-1949

By: Wilcox, Carrie

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dallas, Banks Upshaw and Company: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 03781

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth, gilt lettering and stamping to spine. Light wear. Jacket is price-clipped, shows some edge wear and rubbing and has a few small edge tears. Protected now in a new mylar cover. 520 pages with Index. Illustrated with reproductions of black & white photographs. View more info

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Life is a Highway, Inspired By a Legend

By: William

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boyd, Texas, S&B Ranch Publishing: 2004

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 05347

Condition: Very Good


Signed "William" on the title page. View more info

Stone Milling and Whole Grain Cooking

By: Wimberly, C.W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Marcos, TX, Von Boeckmann-Jones Press: 1965

Seller ID: 04259

Condition: Good


Worn edges, spine splitting at the bottom. A few small spots on the front cover, as well as the remnants of a previous owner's address label. History and art of stone milling and the old mills around the Aquarena and Wimberly, Texas area. Picture on rear cover of the author at the Aquarena Millhouse. 89 pages, illustrated with sketches and reproductions of murals painted for Burrus Mills by J. Buck Winn, which were also displayed at the Texas Centennial in 1936. A scarce little history. View more info

James Pinckney Henderson: Texas' First Governor

By: Winchester, Robert Glenn

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Texas, The Naylor Company: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 04903

ISBN: 081110396x

Condition: Fair


Inscribed on the front free endpaper by the author to a previous student of the author's. 115 pages with Family Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Illustrated with four black & white photographs (picture section between pages xiv and 1)--two of Pinckney portraits, one of his birthplace, and one of a drawing of the Henderson family coat of arms. View more info

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The Brushlanders

By: Winship, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Huntsville, Texas, Texas Review Press, Sam Houston State University: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 05205

ISBN: 1881515001

Condition: Fine


A collection of stories set in the land west of Austin, Texas. Winner of the 1992 Texas Review Southern and Southwestern Writers Breakthrough Award. View more info

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Henry's Journal: Volume I

By: Wolff, Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, Texas, Victoria Advocate Publishing Co.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 06320

Condition: Fine


A collection of Wolff's writing selected from his columns for the Victoria Advocate about people and places in the Texas Mid-Coast, an area covering 12 counties. 203 pages with illustrations by Manuel Zamora. Inscribed by Wolff to a previous owner (Lillian). View more info

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The Jay Bird Democratic Association of Fort Bend County: A White Man's Union

By: Yelderman, Pauline

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Waco, Texas, Texian Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 08552

Condition: Very Good


Light shelf wear, minor soil to top edge of page block. Dust jacket has small moisture stains at the upper spine and a larger one at the tail of the spine. Did not bleed through to book. Lengthy gift inscription on the front pastedown endpaper that references the book's litigation history. The author has signed her name on the front free endpaper. This book traces the history of political life in Fort Bend County, Texas from post-Civil War to 1970. As old ways of the planter class disappeared with the war, feuding political factions evolved. The Jay Birds emerged the winner and organized a Whi... View more info

Abilene: The Key City

By: Zachry, Juanita Daniel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Northridge, California, Windsor Publications, Inc.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 04772

ISBN: 089781150x

Condition: Near Fine -


Light foxing to top-edge of book, else a nice, clean copy. This book foremrly belonged to Dr. Frank Vandiver and it has the following inscription to him on the front free endpaper: "Dr. Frank Vandiver, Thanks for your visit to Abilene. -Kiwanis Club of Abilene." Dr. Vandiver was former president of Texas A&M University and the University of North Texas, as well as acting president of Rice University. He was a professor of history and wrote and edited numerous books and scholarly articles. 128 pages, with Bibliography and Index. Illustrated with numerous historical photos. View more info