AUCTION 23

 
 

 

 
 

1019. TEXAS. BIOGRAPHY. Lot of 63 volumes. Very good to fine. 1858-1976. Very good to fine.

ALLHANDS, J[ames] L. Uriah Lott. San Antonio: Naylor, 1949.

ARMBRUSTER, Henry C. The Torreys of Texas: A Biographical Sketch. Buda: Citizen Press, 1968.

ARMES, George A. Ups and Downs of an Army Officer. Washington, 1900.

ARTHUR, Stanley Clisby. Jean Laffite, Gentleman Rover. New Orleans: Harmanson, 1952.

BAKER, William M. The Life and Labours of the Rev. Daniel Baker, D.D., Pastor and Evangelist. Philadelphia: Presbyterian Board of Publication, 1858.

BARKER, Eugene C[ampbell]. The Life of Stephen F. Austin, Founder of Texas, 1793-1836: A Chapter in the Westward Movement of the Anglo-American People. Nashville & Dallas: Cokesbury Press, 1925.

BARR, Amelia E. All the Days of My Life: An Autobiography; The Red Leaves of a Human Heart. New York: D. Appleton, 1913.

BENEDICT, Carl Peters. A Tenderfoot Kid on Gyp Water. Austin: Texas Folklore Society; Dallas: University Press, 1943.

BERRYMAN, Opal Leigh. Pioneer Preacher. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1948.

BIVINS, Mrs. J.K. Memoirs. N.p., n.d.

BOATWRIGHT, Mody. Gib Morgan, Minstrel of the Oil Fields. El Paso: Carl Hertzog for Texas Folk-lore Society, 1945.

BOETHEL, Paul C. Colonel Amasa Turner: The Gentleman from Lavaca and Other Captains at San Jacinto. Austin: Von Boeckmann-Jones, 1963.
BOSWORTH, Allan R. New Country. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1962.

BROWN, George Rothwell. The Speaker of the House: The Romantic Story of John N. Garner. New York: Brewer, Warren & Putnam, 1932.

BRYANT, Claude W. Lumbering Along in Texas. San Antonio: Naylor, 1960.

BRYSON, J. Gordon. One Hundred Dollars & a Horse: The Reminiscences of a Country Doctor. New York: William Morrow, 1965.

BURNS, Annalee. Gone Are the Days. San Antonio: Naylor, 1960.

CLARKE, Mary Whatley. David G. Burnet. New York & Austin: Pemberton Press, 1969.

CLINE, Joseph L. When the Heavens Frowned. Dallas: Mathis, Van Nort, 1946.

CRAVENS, John Nathan. James Harper Starr: Financier of the Republic of Texas. Austin: Daughters of the Republic of Texas, 1950.

CROCKER, Leah. Rachel Sprouls Story. San Antonio: Fotolith Corp., 1952.

CUNNINGHAM, Eugene. Famous in the West. El Paso: Hicks-Hayward Co., 1926.

DAVIS, Lute L. Blankets on the Sand. Wichita Falls: Terry Bros., 1948.

DOBIE, Dudley R. Adventures in the Canyon, Mountain, and Desert Country of the Big Bend of Texas and Mexico. San Marcos, 1952.

DUNN, J.B. John. Perilous Trails of Texas. Dallas: Southwest Press, 1932.

ESTILL, Julia. Admiral Chester W. Nimitz: His Heritage and Training. Fredericksburg: Fredericksburg Publishing, 1942.

FEATHERSTON, Edward Baxter. A Pioneer Speaks. Dallas: Cecil Baugh, 1940.

FENLEY, Florence. Oldtimers: Their Own Stories. Uvalde: Hornby Press, 1939.

FULLER, Henry C. A Texas Sheriff: A Vivid and Accurate Account of Some of the Most Notorious Murder Cases and Feuds in the History of East Texas, and the Officers Who Relentlessly Pursued the Criminals till They Were Brought to Justice and Paid the Full Penalty of the Law.... Nacogdoches: Baker Printing, 1931.

FULLER, Henry C. Adventures of Bill Longley, Captured By Sheriff Milton Mast and Deputy Bill Burrows, near Keatchie, Louisiana, in 1877, and Was Executed at Giddings, Texas, 1878. Nacogdoches: Baker Printing, n.d.

GRAHAM, Philip. The Life and Poems of Mirabeau B. Lamar. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1938.

GRAVIS, Rev. Peter W. Twenty-five Years on the Outside Row of the Northwest Texas Annual Conference...with an Introduction and Notes by T.R. Havens, Professor Emeritus of History, Howard Payne College, and James M. Day, Director of State Archives, Texas State Library. Brownwood: Cross Timbers Press, 1966.

GRAY, Frank S. Pioneer Adventures. Cherokee, 1948.

GRAY, Frank S. Pioneering in Southwest Texas: True Stories of Early Day Experiences in Edwards and Adjoining Counties. Austin: Steck, 1949.

GREENE, A.C. A Personal Country. New York: Knopf, 1969.

HADLOCK, Adah. My Life in the Southwest.... El Paso: Texas Western Press, 1969.

HALEY, J. Evetts. Earl Vandale on the Trail of Texas Books. Canyon: Palo Duro Press, 1965.

HALEY, J. Evetts. Men of Fiber. El Paso: Carl Hertzog, 1963. Cloth bound, special edition.

HALEY, J. Evetts. Men of Fiber. El Paso: Carl Hertzog, 1963.

HALLENBECK, Cleve. The Journey of Fray Marcos de Niza. Dallas: University Press, 1949.

HAWKINS, Wallace. The Case of John C. Watrous, United States Judge for Texas: A Political Story of High Crimes and Misdemeanors. Dallas: University Press, 1950.

HAY, Kenneth M. The Life and Influence of Charles Carlton, 1821-1902. N.p., n.d. (ca. 1939).

HUBBARD, Louis H. Recollections of a Texas Educator. Salado, 1964.

HUNTER, J[ohn] Marvin, Sr. Peregrinations of a Pioneer Printer: An Autobiography. Grand Prairie: Frontier Times Publishing House, 1954.

ISCOE, Louise Kosches. Ima Hogg, First Lady of Texas: Reminiscences and Recollections of Family and Friends. N.p.: Hogg Foundation for Mental Health, 1976.

JAMES, Marquis. Mr. Garner of Texas. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1939.

JARRAT, Rie. Gutiérrez de Lara, Mexican Texan: The Story of a Creole Hero. Austin: Creole Texana, 1949.

KELLEY, E.L. (Scrub). Ever Since I Remember.... Refugio Recollections. Refugio: Refugio Publishing, 1971.

KING, Irene Marschall. John O. Meusebach, German Colonizer in Texas. Austin & London: University of Texas Press, 1967.

LEAKEY, John. Grandad and I: The Story of a Grand Old Man and Other Pioneers in Texas and the Dakotas, as Told by John Leakey to Florence Fenley. Leakey: Published by the author, 1951.

LEFTWICH, Bill. Thats [sic] My Ruling: Judge Roy Bean, Law West of the Pecos. N.p.: Pecos Press, 1959.

MAVERICK, Mary A. Memoirs of Mary A. Maverick.... San Antonio: Alamo Printing, 1921.

McCLANE, Sykes S., Robert H. Thonhoff & Calloway S. Crews (eds). The Life and Times of Thomas Ruckman: An Album of Southwest Texas Heritage [wrapper title]. Karnes City: Old Helena Foundation, 1968.

MESSER, A. Bryant. The Prairie Queen and Her Choo-Choo Train (It’s about Temple, Texas, and Then Some) [wrapper title]. Temple: M and M Publishing, 1976.

MOORE, Ike. The Life and Diary Reading W. Black: A History of Early Uvalde. N.p., n.d.

NICHOLS, James Wilson. Now You Hear My Horn: The Journals of James Wilson Nichols, 1820-1887. Austin & London: University of Texas Press, 1967.

NICHOLS, Tom W. Rugged Summit. San Marcos: Southwest Texas State University, 1970.

NIXON, Pat Ireland. The Early Nixons of Texas. El Paso: Carl Hertzog, 1956.

ROBINSON, Chandler A. J. Evetts Haley: Cowman-Historian. El Paso: Carl Hertzog, 1967.

SHERIDAN, Francis C. Galveston Island.... Austin: University of Texas Press, 1954.

STEPHEN, Homer. The Frontier Postmasters. Dublin: Dublin Progress, 1952.

TERRELL, C.V. The Terrells: Eighty-Five Years Texas from Indians to Atomic Bomb. Dallas: Wilkinson Printing, 1948.

WALLER, John L. Colossal Hamilton of Texas: A Biography of Andrew Jackson Hamilton, Militant Unionist and Reconstruction Governor. El Paso: [Designed by Carl Hertzog for] Texas Western Press, 1968.

($500-1,000)

Sold. Hammer: $550.00; Price Realized: $673.75.

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