Santa Fe: Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce. Map. 8 3/4" x 12". Included in pamphlet entitled "The City Different. Descriptive Guide to Santa Fe and Vicinity Road Maps." This detailed map of the national park to park highway was published in a Santa Fe travel pamphlet from around the 1920s. It depicts all the city stops on the highway as well as the nearby national parks on the route. In a time when the west was still relatively new and...
Refine search resultsSkip to search results
illus. 8vo, cloth, d.w. N.Y.: Morrow, 1974. vg.
El Paso: Texas Western Press, 1984. a few maps. 50pp. 8vo, pr. wrs., wrappers lightly soiled. El Paso: Texas Western Press, 1984.
New York: Macmillan, 1966. Illustrated with many fine photographs by Henri Cartier-Bresson & Ezra Stoller. 224pp., 4to, brown cloth, d.w. N.Y.: Macmillan and Houston: Museum of Fine Arts, (1967). A near fine copy in a very good dust wrapper.
Texas Gulf Coast Historical Association, 1964. Illus. 72pp. 8vo, brown cloth. N.p.: Texas Gulf Coast Historical Association, 1964. Fine Presentation copy. Number 1 of 34 copies.
London and Edinburgh: A. Fullarton & Co. Map. Color lithograph. Image measures 18 x 11.5". This set of eight maps on one sheet shows significant port harbor cities in the southern United States. The maps are all finely detailed with city, town, and county names, as well as street detail in the cities themselves. Railroads and subways are drawn in red, water is shaded blue, and parks are colored green. The map appeared in Bartholomew's "Royal Illustrated Atlas Of Modern...
8vo, cloth, d.w. N.Y., (1948).
Paris: Gide, 1839. Suivi de Notes et Documents et d'un Apercu General sur L'Etate Actuel du Texas, par M.E. Maissin. 17 India-proof plates, text illus. vii, 591pp. 4to, orig. cloth-backed boards; (lacks plate no. 16, slight foxing affecting some plates, spine worn). Paris: Gide, 1839. First Edition. "Admiral Baudin's French fleet, returning from the reduction of Vera Cruz, touched at Velasco, and thence sailed to Galveston." Baudin and his aide-de-camp Maissin travelled to Houston where they visited President Lamar. "Admiral...
8vo, cloth, d.w. N.Y.: Putnam, (1974). vg.
New York: William Morrow, 1999. 8vo, two-toned boards, d.w. New York: William Morrow, (1999). Very good.
Austin, TX: 1998. 6.75 x 4.75-inch black-and-white portrait photo of the future President posing with the American flag and Texas state flag in the background -- no place or date, but accompanied by the original envelope in which it was sent, postmarked in Austin, Texas, on November 19, 1998, when Bush was Governor. Signed with a thin-tipped silver marker across the dark background of his suit. Matted in white and set in a handsome black-and-gold frame measuring 14.75 x 12.75 inches. Fine condition.
8vo, cloth, d.w. Texas Christian UP, (1985). A Novel. vg.
maps. 8vo, boards, d.w. New York, (1974).
4 maps and plans, two on one sheet laid in as issued; illus. 144pp. 4to, cloth; (partially unopened). Houston: Anson Jones Press, 1936. vg One of 750 copies of this first edition in English. Written by a German nobleman to provide information to his fellow countrymen who were planning to emigrate. Raines p. 42.
Bowie: T. H. Carpenter. by noted Texas photographer, Thomas H. Carpenter, whose imprint appears on the mount. The image depicts a shoulder-up studio image of a young man set into a photographic floral-wreath background. Bowie, Texas, n.d., circa 1892. Very good Thomas H. Carpenter's first gallery was opened in New Orleans in 1865. By 1876, he operated out of Sherman, Texas and advertised that he sold affordable custom portraits. In 1892, the Texas Gazette newspaper listed Carpenter as a photographer in Bowie, Texas.
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1963. Illus. 408pp. 8vo, cloth, d.w. lightly soiled and chipped. New York: McGraw-Hill, (1963). The American Trail Series.
8vo, cloth, d.w. N.Y.: Bonanza, n.d. vg.
Philadelphia: Porcupine Press, 1976. With Notes On Clark's "The Beginnings of Texas" by Herbert E. Bolton. Map. Thin 8vo, red cloth. Philadelphia: Porcupine Press, 1976.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1891. A Manual of the Phanerogams and Pteridophytes of Western Texas. 3 plates. 588pp. + 201 leaves. 8vo, rebacked in burgundy cloth; hinges reinforced. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1891-94. First Edition. Very good. A pioneer study, of the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Division of Botany, being Volume 2 of Contributions from the U.S. National Herbarium. In this copy there has been bound in at the end about 200 ruled leaves, apparently for the purposes of annotation...
8vo, cloth, d.w.; (d.w. lightly soiled). (Waco: Texian Press, 1973).
illus. 702pp. 8vo, modern crude cloth-backed boards; (half-title loose, Frontis. dampstained). N.Y.: Webster, 1891. Eberstadt 105:101.
Dallas: Taylor Publishing, 1986. Illus., some in color. 64pp. 4to, pictorial boards. Dallas: Taylor Publishing, (1986). Very good.
illus. 12mo, cloth. N.Y., 1903.
8vo, cloth. N.Y., (1947).
Mexico: 1768. 2 pages in Spanish (roughly translated), 16.5 x 12 inches, A Royal Proclamation: El Marquis de Croix, March 9, 1768, ordering the mine owners to make concessions and increase wages, in small part: "...A decline in mining...the mines have the common enemy of water, which has flooded them...the excessive construction cost of which the Kingdom has no wealth. Is the relief moderation the price you ask as the best mines are completely uninhabited and desolate? Send my fatherly...