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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