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Fort Concho and the Texas Frontier

By: J. Evetts Haley

Price: $300.00

Publisher: San Angelo Standard-Times: 1952

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7-3-903

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Signed by author. Collectable because of the author, illustrator and printer but best of all a great history of the West Texas frontier. A couple of black writing marks on the cover. Light rubbing. Pages slightly yellowed. A few fingerprint stains at the beginning of the book. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Contents include: Great Comanche War Trail, Seeking a Westward Way, All Trails Point West, Frontier of the Fifties, Stage Coach Mail, Conflict and Confusion, Founding of Fort Concho, Building the Post, Futile Scouting After Indians, Mackenzie to the Field, War on the Plains Ind... View more info

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Remember Ben Clayton

By: Stephen Harrigan

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Knopf: 2011-05-24

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1-3-917

ISBN: 0307265811

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. Stated first edition. Francis "Gil" Gilheaney is a sculptor of boundless ambition. But bad fortune and his own prideful spirit have driven him from New York into artistic exile in Texas just after World War I. His adult daughter, Maureen, serves as his assistant, although she has artistic ambitions of her own and is beginning to understand how her own career, perhaps even her life, has become hostage to her driven father's "wild pursuit of glory." View more info