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Women in Texas: Their Lives, Their Experiences, Their Accomplishments

By: Ann Fears Crawford and Crystal Sasse Ragsdale

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Eakin Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC29970BB

ISBN: 0890153051

Condition: Very Good


CX1 - A first edition hardcover book in very good that has significant stains on the page edges (mostly on the right), scattered foxing, previous owner's inscription written on the page before the half-title page, light discoloration and shelfw ear with no dust jacket. 8.75"x5.75", 394 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Mountain Blood

By: Baker, Will

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Touchstone/Simon & Schuster: 1988

Book ID: SCW01380

ISBN: 0671660969

Condition: Very Good


BC2 - A trade paperback book in near fine condition. An as new, unread, tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with very minor overall shelf wear. Tales of the desperate sourdoughs, hustlers, and settlers of the old west. Photographs, 175p. View more info

Black Leaders: Texans for Their Times

By: Barr, Alwyn and Calvert, Robert A. (Edited by)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Texas State Historical Association: 1981

Book ID: EC11264BB

ISBN: 0876110553

Condition: Good


CC2 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has significant tape residues and a taped label on the lower spine and bottom corners near the spine, wrinkling and crease on the edges and corners, some scuffing, inside flaps adhered to the fixed endpapers, discoloration, and shelf wear otherwise good. Book has foxing on the page edges, endpapers, first few and last few pages, some rubbing and wear on the cover edges, library stamping on the top, title page, and copyright page, label on ... View more info

Black Leaders: Texans for Their Times

By: Barr, Alwyn and Calvert, Robert A. (Edited by)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Texas State Historical Association: 1981

Book ID: EC11961BB

ISBN: 0876110553

Condition: Good


AM2 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has label on the front and spine, inside flaps adhered to the fixed endpapers, light scuffing, discoloration, and shelf wear otherwise good. Book has library stamping on the top and copyright page with label, cardholder adhered on the back loose endpaper, light stains, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise good. View more info

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Talking With Texas Writers: Twelve Interviews

By: Bennett, Patrick

Price: $55.00

Publisher: College Station, Texas, Texas A&M University Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Book ID: SCW12961

ISBN: 0890960992

Condition: Very Good


BG6 - An ex-library first edition (stated) hardcover book SIGNED by Shelby Hearon and Elmer Kelton on their respective page in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has label on the spine, inside flaps adhered to the fixed endpapers, light tanning and shelf wear. Book has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), some bumped corners, some light stains and foxing on the page edges, light tanning and shelf wear. A co... View more info

Talking With Texas Writers: Twelve Interviews

By: Bennett, Patrick

Price: $7.50

Publisher: College Station, Texas, Texas A & M University Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC21074BB

ISBN: 0890960992

Condition: Very Good


CN3 - A first edition ex-library hardcover book in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has label, light discoloration and shelf wear. Book has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), some bumped corners, light discoloration and shelf wear. A collection of interviews with twelve noted Texas writers. The authors are Larry McMurtry, A. C. Greene, John Graves, Max Apple, Shelby Hearon, Leon Hale, Preston Jones, Elm... View more info

Presidential Anecdotes

By: Boller, Paul F., Jr.

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Penguin Books: 1982

Book ID: SCW04452

ISBN: 0140063498

Condition: Very Good


BD5 - A trade paperback book in very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with minor overall wear plus some light creasing on the front and back covers plus some light yellowing of the paper edges. A collection of anecdotes about the first 39 American presidents. The author looked for their unguarded moments to reveal their frustrations, their flights of fantasy, and most of all their humanity. Endnotes, indexed, 410p. View more info

Victorian Poets and Prose Writers

By: Buckley, Jerome H. (compiler)

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Appleton-Century-Crofts/Meredith Publishing Company: 1966

Book ID: SCW04820

Condition: Good


BH5 - A stappled spine trade paperback book in good+ to very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in monochrome illustrated purple wraps with minor overall shelf wear plus some yellowing of the paper edges plus margin notes in pen throughout. This is a title in the publisher's Goldentree Bibliographies series. Edited by O. B. Hardison, Jr. A bibliography reference book designed to be of use to research in Victorian literature and related subjects. It lists 31 Vict... View more info

Founding Mothers: Women in America in the Revolutionary Era

By: DePauw, Linda Grant

Price: $2.25

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, USA, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1975

Edition: 3rd Printing

Book ID: SCW08666

ISBN: 0395218969

Condition: Good


CF4 - A tight, clean, sound copy with minor overall shelf wear plus there is somne label staining on the spine wrapping around onto the front and back from a library label plus there is some scattered light soiling on the back cover plus there is some very light edge wear exposing tiny patches of board on the bottom right board corners plus there are the usual library stamps and pocket on the half title page, title page, dedication page, and back fixed endpaper plus ther... View more info

Fifty Stars in the University Firmament

By: Eckhardt, Carl J.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Austin, Texas, USA, Unknown:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: SCW00568

Condition: Very Good


CF1 - A trade paperback book in very good+ condition with only very minor yellowing at the spine. An as new, unread, tight, clean, sound copy in tan wraps with black lettering on the front. This a presentation copy enscribed to Robert E. Bond by the author. The publication date is unknown but is estimated to be in the mid to late seventies. The location of the publication is assumed to be Austin, Texas because of the subject. This book is a collection of brief histories ... View more info

Fifty Stars in the University Firmament

By: Eckhardt, Carl J.

Price: $7.50

Book ID: EC25095BB

Condition: Very Good


AH3 - A trade paperback book in very good condition that has some wrinkling, crease, previous owner's name written on the half-title page, tanning, and light shelf wear. This book is a collection of brief histories of 50 men and women who made significant contributions to the creation, organization and development of the University of Texas at Austin. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Virginians Out Front

By: Edmunds, Pocahontas Wight

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Richmond, Virginia, Whittet & Shepperson: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SW486BB

Condition: Very Good


BR4 - Book has wrinkling on the spine edges, rubbing and wear on the cover edges, sides, and corners, fading and tanning on the front and spine, some scratches, some residue, peeling, stains, and previous owner's inscription on the front loose endpaper, moderate discoloration (browning), and shelf wear otherwise very good. Virginians Out Front: Woodrow Wilson, Carter Glass, Booker T. Washington, Kate Waller Barrett, Virginia Randolph Ellett, Ellen Glasgow, Nancy Langhorn... View more info

Gentle Giants: Women Writers in Texas

By: Elder, Iva Nell

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, USA, Eakin Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW12682

ISBN: 0890153981

Condition: Good


CG1 - A tight, clean, sound copy with very minor overall shelf wear with very minor overall shelf wear with some very light rubbing on the outside surfaces of the front and back boards plus there are the usual library stamps, labels, and pocket on the top and bottom outside paper edges, the front and back free endpapers, and the title page. The dust jacket shows very minor overall shelf wear with a patch of some light rubbing and a label stain on the spine from a library... View more info

The Women of the American Revolution Volume II

By: Ellet, Elizabeth F.

Price: $12.99

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Haskell House Publishers Ltd.: 1969

Book ID: SCW08266

ISBN: 0838301975

Condition: Good


BI5 - A tight, clean, sound copy with minor overall shelf wear mainly in the form of some fading from library labels on the spine near the top and bottom edges wrapping around onto the front and back boards plus there is some very light bumping at the bottom right corners plus there is some very, very light edge wear along the spine top and bottom edges and at the right corners of the boards plus there are the usual library stamps and pocket on the front free endpaper, h... View more info

Encounters

By: Erikson, Kai T.

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT, U.S.A., Yale University Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW06196

ISBN: 0300046626

Condition: Good


CE3 - A hard cover first edition withdrawn ex-library book in good+ to very good- condition with a dust jacket in very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in orange cloth covered boards with black lettering and a graphic on the spine with very minor overall shelf wear plus there is some light fading along the top board edges plus there are the usual library stamps, labels, and pocket on the top outside paper edges, title page, copyright page, last page, and back ... View more info

Breaking Ranks

By: Everett, Melissa

Price: $2.00

Publisher: North Kingston, Rhode Island, USA, New Society Publishers, Limited: 1988

Book ID: SCW04872

ISBN: 0865711348

Condition: Good


BZ3 - A trade paperback withdrawn ex-library book in very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in illustrated purple wraps with very minor overall shelf wear with some very light soiling on the bottom outside paper edges plus there are the usual library stamps and pocket on the top and bottom outside paper edges, the title page, page v of the acknowledgments, and the inside surface of the back cover plus there are the usual library labels on the spine plus the cov... View more info

Popular American Composers from Revolutionary Times to the Present: A Biographical and Critical Guide

By: Ewen, David (Compiled and Edited by)

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, The H. W. Wilson Company: 1971

Edition: 3rd Printing

Book ID: EC17221BB

ISBN: 0824200403

Condition: Very Good


S1 - Book has wrinkling, rubbing, some stains, library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), discoloration and shelf wear. Popular American Composers from Revolutionary Times to the Present: A Biographical and Critical Guide. View more info

Popular American Composers from Revolutionary Times to the Present: A Biographical and Critical Guide (First Supplement)

By: Ewen, David (Compiled and Edited by)

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, The H. W. Wilson Company: 1972

Book ID: EC17222BB

ISBN: 0824204360

Condition: Very Good


S1 - Book has wrinkling, rubbing, some stains, library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), discoloration and shelf wear. Popular American Composers from Revolutionary Times to the Present: A Biographical and Critical Guide (First Supplement). View more info

Love and Rivalry: Three Exceptional Pairs of Sisters

By: Faber, Doris

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, The Viking Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW06518

ISBN: 0670442216

Condition: Good


BU1 - A hard cover first edition withdrawn ex-library book in good+ condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in pink paper covered boards quarter bound in burgandy cloth with gold lettering on the spine and gold graphics on the front with minor overall shelf wear there is some fading around the top edges plus there is some tape staining on the outside board surfaces from where the dust jacket was taped down to the boards plus there are the usual library stamps, marks, label... View more info

Women Writers of Latin America: Intimate Histories

By: Garcia Pinto, Magdalena

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Austin, Texas, USA, University of Texas at Austin: 1991

Edition: First American Edition

Book ID: SCW13689

ISBN: 0292738625

Condition: Good


BI6 - A tight, clean, sound copy with very minor overall shelf wear with some very light foxing on the top and right outside paper edges plus the dust jacket mylar sleeve endflaps are glued to the front and back fixed endpapers plus there are the usual library stamps, label, and pocket on the top outside paper edges, the front and back free endpapers, the title page, and the copyright page. The dust jacket shows some very minor overall shelf wear with some very light wri... View more info