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The Saga of Texas Cookery - An Historical Guide of More than One Hundred Twenty Recipes Illustrating the French Influence on Texas Cuisine, the Spanish Influence, & the Mexican, Including Also Contributions from the European Settlers in the Republic of Texas & from the Resou, Morgan, Sarah
21 The Saga of Texas Cookery - An Historical Guide of More than One Hundred Twenty Recipes Illustrating the French Influence on Texas Cuisine, the Spanish Influence, & the Mexican, Including Also Contributions from the European Settlers in the Republic of Texas & from the Resou
Morgan, Sarah
Austin, TX Encino Press 1973 0884260321 / 9780884260325 First Book Near Fine near fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition, in unclipped original jacket. Very clean illustrated paper covered boards with no bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Signature by author on title page appears to be facsimile. 64 pp., page decorations. Dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (6.95 on front inside flap), with slightest faint trace of soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 018758

Price: 40.00 USD
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Border Patrol - With the U.S. Immigration Service On the Mexican Boundary 1910-54, Perkins, Clifford Alan
22 Border Patrol - With the U.S. Immigration Service On the Mexican Boundary 1910-54
Perkins, Clifford Alan
El Paso, TX Texas Western Press 1978 First Hardcover Very Good+ very good Jacket 
Clean unfaded dark blue cloth boards with clean dark green cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine, gold decoration on cover. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Very brief previous owner inscription on front free endpaper; no other marks. 127 pgs. + index. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Clean photo illustrated dustjacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, has very small chip at top left corner edge, several closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Clifford Alan Perkins was only nineteen years old when he left his native Wisconsin in 1908 to move to El Paso where he became a post office employee. On January 4, 1911, he joined the U.S. Immigration Service at Tucson; later he was transferred to Douglas, Arizona and in 1913 to El Paso where he became head of the Immigration Border Patrol when it was formed in 1924. 017537

Price: 65.00 USD
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23 Flying MacArthur to Victory
Rhoades, Weldon E. (Dusty)
College Station Texas A & M University Press 1987 0-89096-266-9 / 9780890962664 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean gold cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 563 pgs. Illustrated with photographs and maps. Clean & bright dustjacket is crisp, unchipped, and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 005709

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Dark Obsession: A True Story of Incest and Justice, Sessions, Shelley with Peter Meyer
24 Dark Obsession: A True Story of Incest and Justice
Sessions, Shelley with Peter Meyer
New York G. P. Putnam's 1990 0-399-13497-2 / 9780399134975 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean gray boards with black cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names,writing or marks. 316 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A true story about a case of family incest in Texas. 8vo. Crime. 011838

Price: 12.00 USD
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Landscapes of Bacchus: The Vine in Portugal, Stanislawski, Dan
25 Landscapes of Bacchus: The Vine in Portugal
Stanislawski, Dan
University Of Texas Press 1970 0292700105 / 9780292700109 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Very clean purple cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Very small neat previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. Well illustrated with photographs and drawings. Printed on high-quality glossy paper, all text pages are clean and bright - a few of the preliminary and end pages (not glossy paper) have some light foxing. 210 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean with some age-toning to edges, no chips, a few tiny closed edge tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026255

Price: 20.00 USD
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Ride the Red Earth, Wellman, Paul
26 Ride the Red Earth
Wellman, Paul
Garden City Doubleday 1958 First Hardcover Very Good Good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page in original jacket. Clean rust brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Hint of surface wear to spine corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers illustrated with maps. Small circular blind-stamped private ownership embossment on half-title page. 448 pp. Clean jacket is not price clipped (3.95 on front inside flap), has small corner chips, several short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019880

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Comancheros, Wellman, Paul I.
27 The Comancheros
Wellman, Paul I.
Garden City, NY Doubleday 1952 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with blue lettering on spine. Slightest hint of surface wear at base of spine. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages are clean; small previous owner initials at top edge of front free endpaper. 286 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), has previous owner name neatly penned near top of front inside flap; no chips, one short closed edge tear, a few faint water spots to spine, very shallow chipping at base of spine (less than 1/8"). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Story of the Comancheros, the unscrupulous gypsies of the American plains, riding into battle with the savage Comanches. Not content to buy stolen cattle, horses, and other plunder from the Indians, they were now actively engaged in the bloody business of massacre. Made into a successful movie starring John Wayne as a Texas Ranger in 1961. 026756

Price: 35.00 USD
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The Wine of Youth, Wilder, Robert
28 The Wine of Youth
Wilder, Robert
New York G. P. Putnam's 1955 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition. Green cloth boards with red and gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Light soiling to boards. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Narrow black line to bottom endpaper edges from old style mylar cover. 377 pgs. Clean color illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has long closed tears along flap folds, tiny edge chips and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A broad and sweeping novel of the State of Texas. 8vo. Fiction. 016623

Price: 15.00 USD
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