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A Smile from Katie Hattan and Other Natural Wonders

By: Hale, Leon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fredericksburg, TX, U.S.A., Shearer Publishing Company: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author & Illustrator

Book ID: TX64BB

ISBN: 0940672073

Condition: Very Good


Z4 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has a few tiny tears on the spine edges, some wrinkling, chipping and crease ont he spine edges and corners, some discoloration and light shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has a few dog-eared pages, light foxing on the top, and very light shelf wear otherwise fine. Book is signed and dated by the author on the title page and illustrator. Leon Hale is a fixture in Texas, especially Houston, who has had a column in the Houston Post and now in the Houston Chronicle. His wit and appreciation of country life and ironies are well documented. View more info

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Supper Time

By: Hale, Leon

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, U.S.A., Winedale Publishing: 1999

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC4566BB

ISBN: 0965746836

Condition: Very Good


AP4 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has wrinkling and soiling on the front bottom, some wrinkling on the top edge and bottom spine, and light shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has very light shelf wear otherwise fine. Recollections and Recipes. In this delightful and heart-warming stroll through the kitchens of his life, the author recreates the bountiful tables of our parents and grandparents-and if we are lucky, ourselves. View more info

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Home Spun: A Collection

By: Hale, Leon

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Winedale Publishing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC5151BB

ISBN: 0965746828

Condition: As New


A2 - A first edition hard cover book signed and dated by author in fine condition in a fine dust jacket. Dust jacket is mylar protected. Among the many pleasures to be enjoyed here are observations about what can happen when you turn off the TV; his continuing quest for a hobby; what stopped a friend from suicide; the subtle changes that forecast autumn; his reaction to a violent movie; the thief who stole a suitcase of books; what it's like to grow older; a dog who eats sticks; and what his mother saved instead of money. 8.5"x6". 248 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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Home Spun : A Collection

By: Hale, Leon

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Houston, TX, U.S.A., Winedale Publishing: 1997

Edition: 1st American

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: DAD 446

ISBN: 0965746828

Condition: Very Good


BV3 - 1st edition inscribed by author 248 pages ondex 6" by 8 1/2" A fine used book inscribed by the author on the title page with a fine price clipped dust jacket in a removable archival cover. Among the many pleasures to be enjoyed here are about what can happen when you turn off TV; his continuing quest for a hobby; what stopped a friend from suicide; the subtle changes that forecast autumn; his reaction to a violent movie; the thief that stole a suitcase of books; what it's like to grow older; a dog that eats sticks; and what mother saved instead of money. View more info

Paper Hero

By: Hale, Leon

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Fredericksburg, Texas, Shearer Publishing Company: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC6927BB

ISBN: 0940672367

Condition: Very Good


L6 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has price clipped, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has some wrinkling and wear on the spine edges and light shelf wear otherwise fine. Book is signed and dated by the author on the title page. "Paper Hero is a history of Leon Hales's youth, from birth in the small town of Stephenville through a series of homes in various parts of west Texas, and, finally, his college days at TexasTech and combat duty in World War II." Houston Post columnist. View more info

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Turn South at the Second Bridge

By: Hale, Leon

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1965

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: ec46561

Condition: Very Good


CY3 - A hardcover book SIGNED by author on the front free endpaper in very good condition in good dust jacket. Dust jacket has some wrinkling, chiping, crease, and few tears on the edges and corners, scattered stains/smudge, tanning and light shelf wear. Book has some bumped corners and cover eedgewear, some stains on the endpapers, light tanning and shelf wear. About People Who Live Way Off the Beaten Track. 8.5"x5.75", 216 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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Supper Time

By: Hale, Leon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, U.S.A., Winedale Publishing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC16078BB

ISBN: 0965746836

Condition: As New


AA2 - DJ is mylar protected. Signed by the author on the half-title page. Recollections and Recipes. In this delightful and heart-warming stroll through the kitchens of his life, the author recreates the bountiful tables of our parents and grandparents-and if we are lucky, ourselves. View more info

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Texas Out Back

By: Hale, Leon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Madrona Press, Inc.: 1979

Edition: 4th Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC44359BB

ISBN: 089052002X

Condition: Very Good


CR4 - A 4th printing hardcover book SIGNED by Leon Hale on the front free endpaper in very good condition that has some bumped corners, previous owner's bookplate adhered on the front fixed endpaper, light discoloration and shelf wear in fair dust jacket that is mylar protected, price clipped, wrinkling, chipping, crease and tears on the edges, corners, and some sides, scattered chipping, scuffing and scratches, tanning and light shelf wear. Sketches by Harry Anthony DeYoung. 9.5"x6.5", 65 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Home Spun: A Collection

By: Hale, Leon

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Winedale Publishing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC23438BB

ISBN: 0965746828

Condition: As New


N6 - A first edition hardcover book signe and inscribed by the author to previous owner in fine condition in fine dust jacket that is mylar protected. Among the many pleasures to be enjoyed here are observations about what can happen when you turn off the TV; his continuing quest for a hobby; what stopped a friend from suicide; the subtle changes that forecast autumn; his reaction to a violent movie; the thief who stole a suitcase of books; what it's like to grow older; a dog who eats sticks; and what his mother saved instead of money. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Turn South at the Second Bridge

By: Hale, Leon

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1965

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC30098BB

Condition: Very Good


CX2 - A hardcover book signed by the author in very good condition in very good dust jacket. Dust jacket has wrinkling with a few tears on the dges and corners, light discoloration and shelf wear. Book has some cover edgewear, light discoloration and shelf wear. About People Who Live Way Off the Beaten Track. 8.5"x5.75", 216 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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Texas Out Back

By: Hale, Leon

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Madrona Press, Inc.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC36070BB

Condition: Good


T3 - A first edition hardcover book signed by author in good condition that has some cover edgewear and bumped corners, foxing on the page edges, cover, and some inside pages, 2" tear and peeling on the top right corner of the front fixed endpaper, some pencil marking, light discoloration and shelf wear with no dust jacket. Sketches by Harry Anthony DeYoung. 9.5"x6.5", 65 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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Addison

By: Hale, Leon

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: ec46033

ISBN: 0385129114

Condition: Very Good


R4 - A first edition (stated) hardcover book SIGNED and inscribed by author to previous owner on the front endpaper in very good condition in good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has label on the front, wrinkling, chipping, crease, and tears on the edges and corners, some scattered stains, scratches and rubbing, tanning, and shelf wear. Book lightly bowed, some bumped corners, light tanning and shelf wear. 8.5"x5.75", 207 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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Bonney's Place

By: Hale, Leon

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: ec46806

Condition: Very Good


BW6 - A first edition (stated) hardcover book SIGNED and inscribed by author to previous owner on the half-title page in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has some wrinkling, chipping, crease, and tears on the edges and corners, some chipping on the sides, light discoloration and shelf wear. Book has some some cover edgewera, lightly cocked, some light discoloration and shelf wear. This is a tale of grass-roots wisdom, of free-spenders and free loaders, and, above all, of the many manifestations of love. 8.5"x6", 264 pages. Satisfaction G... View more info

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The Texas Gulf Coast: Interpretations by Nine Artists

By: Hale, Leon (Introduction by)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: College Station, Texas, Texas A&M University Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Book ID: ec46855

ISBN: 0890960828

Condition: Very Good


CO1 - A first edition (stated) hardcover book SIGNED by Al Barnes, Dan Wingren, John P. Cowan, Harold Phenix, E.M. "Buck" Schiwetz, Herb Booth, and Leon Hale on the front free endpaper in very good condition in fair dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has price clipped, wrinkling, chipping, crease, some tears on the edges, corners and sides, scattered foxing and stains, some soiled patches, tanning, and shelf wear. Book bowed, some chipping on the cover edges, sides and corners, scattered foxing and some stains, light musty smell, light tanning and shelf wear. Foreword by ... View more info

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The Texas Gulf Coast: Interpretations by Nine Artists

By: Hale, Leon (Introduction by)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: College Station, Texas, Texas A&M University Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Book ID: EC22141BB

ISBN: 0890960828

Condition: Very Good


CF1 - A first edition (stated) hardcover book SIGNED and inscribed by Harold Phenix to previous owner on the half-title page in very good condition in good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has wrinkling, chipping, crease, and tears on the edges, corners, and top spine, scattered rubbing, scratches, and crease, label on the back, tanning, and light shelf wear. Book has darkened front endpapers and some inside pages, light tanning and shelf wear. Foreword by Ann Holmes. Paintings by Al Barnes, Herb Booth, John P. Cowan, Michael Frary, John Guerin, Harold Phenix, E. M. "Buck&#... View more info

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One Man's Christmas

By: Leon Hale

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bryan, Texas, Shearer Publishing: 1984

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: ec51877

ISBN: 0940672243

Condition: Very Good


CD3 - A first printing hardcover book SIGNED by author on the title page in very good condition in good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has wrinkling, chipping, crease and small tears on the edges and corners, some scattered stains and scratches, light tanning and shelf wear. Book has light discoloration and shelf wear. Illustrations by Tina K. Forster. 7.5"x5.75", 51 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. Leon Hale is an author and columnist for the Houston Chronicle. She moved to The Chronicle after writing a column in the Houston Post for 32 years. Hale is a member of The ... View more info

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One Man's Christmas

By: Leon Hale

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Bryan, Texas, Shearer Publishing: 1984

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: ec51272

ISBN: 0940672243

Condition: Very Good


CA2 - A first printing hardcover book SIGNED by author on the title page in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Book has label stain on the front free endpaper, dust jacket and book have some light discoloration and shelf wear. Illustrations by Tina K. Forster. 7.5"x5.75", 51 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. Leon Hale is an author and columnist for the Houston Chronicle. She moved to The Chronicle after writing a column in the Houston Post for 32 years. Hale is a member of The Texas Institute of Letters, a literary group in Austin, which recognized the ... View more info

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One Man's Christmas

By: Leon Hale

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Bryan, Texas, Shearer Publishing: 1984

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: ec51313

ISBN: 0940672243

Condition: Very Good


CA1 - A first printing hardcover book SIGNED by author on the title page in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has small tear on the back top, small tear and dent on the front left side, light label stain on the back, some scattered stains, light discoloration and shelf wear. Book has a couple of scribbled line on the bottom page edgess, light discoloration and shelf wear. Illustrations by Tina K. Forster. 7.5"x5.75", 51 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. Leon Hale is an author and columnist for the Houston Chronicle. She moved to The Chronic... View more info