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Pingenot Auction, Lot 415

415. [PERIODICALS]. Lot of approximately 250 periodicals, including:

TEXAS CATHOLIC HISTORICAL SOCIETY. PRELIMINARY STUDIES OF THE TEXAS CATHOLIC HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 15 issues: Vol. I, nos. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 & Vol. II, nos. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 & 7. 1929-35. With: Minutes...of the Texas Knights of Columbus. 5 reports: 1932 (13th & 14th meeting) & 1933 (15th meeting), 1934 (16th & 17th meeting). 20 vols. in one, 8vo, original printed wrappers bound in tan buckram, red and black leather labels. Slight outer soiling, one wrap with old repair. From the library of noted Texas scholar, C. R. Wharton, with his spine label and book label on front pastedown.
         Pingenot: First printings of several important Southwestern and Texas studies, including Carlos Castañeda’s "Earliest Catholic Activities in Texas," Mattie Austin Hatcher’s "The Expedition of Don Domingo Teran de los Rios in Texas," Peter P. Forrestal’s "The Venerable Padre Fray Antonio Margil de Jesus," Gabriel Tous’s "Ramón Expedition: Espinosa’s Diary of 1716," Peter P. Forrestal’s "Peña’s Diary of the Aguayo Expedition," etc.

American Heritage (58 issues, including some duplicates, 1968-1974)

American West (42 issues, 1962-1971)

Military History of the West (15 issues, including some duplicates, 1995-1999)

Journal of Big Bend Studies (16 issues, including some duplicates, 1991-1998)

West Texas Historical Association Year Book (10 issues, 1968-1998)

Military History of Texas and the Southwest (26 issues, 1967-1976)

Westerners’ Brand Book (N.Y. Posse, 18 issues) 1963-1970)

etc.

Frontier Times, 10 issues including: Vol. 1, no. 10 (July 1924); Vol. 1, no. 11 (August 1924); Vol. 2, no. 3 (December 1924); Vol. 9, no. 8 (May 1932); Vol. 15, no. 3 (December 1937); Vol. 15, no. 9 (June 1938); Vol. 23, no. 6 (March 1946); June 1947; September 1951; April, May, June 1953.

The American Gun: A Magazine about Guns in History and in Sport. Vol. 1, no. 2. Madison Books, 1961. Illustrations.

Phylon, The Atlanta University Review of Race & Culture. Third Quarter, 1947.

(Approximately 250 vols.)
($300-600)