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AUCTION 23 * April 4 & 5, 2013 * Llano, Texas


Original Archive of Terry’s Texas Rangers
The Largest & Finest Contemporary Collection in Private Hands
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The Scientific Discovery of Mexico & the American Southwest
With a Grand Map Selected by Streeter as One of the Six Most Desirable Maps for a Texas Collection
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Americana:  High Spots of Texas, the West, Mexico & the Borderlands
Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps, Photography, Prints & Ephemera

Auction 23 Prices Realized

Auction Schedule:

Thursday, April 4, 2013:

Session 1:  10:00 a.m. CDT, Lots 1-150

Session 2:  2:00 p.m. CDT, Lots 151-300


Friday, April 5, 2013:

Session 3:  10:00 a.m. CDT, Lots 301-450

Session 4:  2:00 p.m.  CDT, Lots 451-end

Exhibition:
Tuesday & Wednesday, April 2 & 3, 2013
10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CST
102 W. Tarrant Street
Llano, Texas 78643

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Fine, Fresh Copy of Catherwood’s Maya Portfolio, Tinted Issue
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Exceptionally Rare Oversize Wall Map of Galveston in 1876
The Preferred Issue, with Illustrated Ads Surrounding Map
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The Cartographical Beginnings of Manifest Destiny
Very Fresh Copy With Original Brilliant Hand Coloring
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Entirely Engraved Book on the Patron Saint of Mexico
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Rare & Extraordinarily Detailed Map of the Lower Mississippi River in the Civil War
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Early, Excessively Rare, Large-Scale Map of San Francisco
With Vignettes of Landmarks & Architecture
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The First Scholarly Description of the Discovery and Attempted Explanation of the Meaning of the “Piedra del Sol”
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Author’s Copy of a Seminal Mexican Law Treatise. In a Fine Mexican Binding
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“The best answer was to get out a better map. They did so. Ransom and Doolittle have achieved here what they had not before, a Nevada map of importance”—Wheat
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Bullock in Original Boards, Untrimmed. Early Aquatints of Mexican Scenes
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Phillips’ Mexico Illustrated
Issue on Tinted Grounds, Plates Exceptionally Fine
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Monumental Americana
Kingsborough’s Antiquities of America
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Very Fine Copy in Original Cloth of Folsom’sMexico in 1842 With an Unusual Map of the Republic of Texas
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Pocket Map * Mitchell's Map of Mexico, including Yucatan & Upper California, the 1847 issue, the most extensive of this series of Mexican-American War maps.
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Salva's Superb Copy of  Missa Gothica seù Mozarabica
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