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Vikki Carr Souvenir Program

By: Best, Barbara

Price: $29.75

Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA, Cardona Enterprises: 1975

Seller ID: 026385

Condition: Very Good


unpaginated, blu-tan SC wraps w/color pictorial front & back of Vikki Carr. Florence Bisenta de Casillas Martinez Cardona was born in El Paso, Texas. She won the "Woman of the Year" award from the Los Angeles Times in 1970 and the "Woman of the World" award from International Orphans, Inc. in 1974. Winner of the 2005 Texas Medal of Arts Lifetime Achievement award. three time Grammy Award winner. Souvenir program View more info

Before Barbed Wire : L. A. Huffman, Photographer on Horseback

By: Brown, Mark H. and Felton, W. R.

Price: $53.13

Publisher: New York, NY, Bramhall House: 1956

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 029710

Condition: Very Good


Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4th Printing. Sm4to from 9" to 11". 254 pp, black cloth covered boards w/blind stamped title on front cover, map illustrated endpapers. Huffman's pictures tell the story of the cowboy at work, at rest, and at play. He came to to Fort Keogh, Montana Territory for the position of post photographer in 1878. These one hundred and twenty-four photographs tell the story of the Montana frontier. prev owner wrote on verso of the ffep. View more info

the Frontier Years : L. A. Huffman, Photographer of the Plains

By: Brown, Mark H. and Felton, W. R.

Price: $31.88

Publisher: New York, NY, Bramhall House: 1955

Seller ID: 039749

Condition: Very Good


272 pp, black cloth covered boards w/bronze lettering, map endpapers, glossy black-white endpapers w/black-and-white pictorial front panel w/orange-wht lettering. The book contains 125 photographs from the L. A. Huffman originals. Huffman was a post photographer at Fort Keogh just after the last war with the Sioux. He set up a studio in Miles City and went into forbidden reservations among the Indians. He trekked through Montana territory, went on hunting expeditio... View more info

Really Babies

By: Brownell, Elizabeth B.

Price: $212.50

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Rand, McNally and Company: 1908

Seller ID: 016740

Condition: Good+


63 pp, brown boards w/pastedown photos front & back, gilt & blk letters on front. The illustrations were reproduced from photographs taken by the author. Text accompanies the small half page photos. The preceding page is a full page photo. worn on corners, hinge cracked, book professionally repaired, several pages have small closed tears, small chips & rubbing on pastedown pictures. View more info

Ezekiel's Horse : Keith Carter Photographs

By: Carter, Keith w/intro by Wood, John

Price: $106.25

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 037376

ISBN: 0292712294

Condition: Fine


unpaginated, 75 plates, red cloth covered boards w/blk lettering on spine & blind stamped front, SIGNED by Keith Carter on the Wittliff Gallery Series page, dj glossy red w/wht-blk lettering and w/pictorial front & back. Collection of 75 duotone images of horses & riders. Keith Carter's horses fill the frame like spirits in a dream, he meets the horses on their terms. Each of the pictures has Carter's statement in which he describes the genesis of the project. He also te... View more info

San Antonio: a Historical Portrait

By: Davis, John L.

Price: $25.08

Publisher: Austin, TX, The Encino Press: 1978

Seller ID: 050511

Condition: Near Fine


v, 183 pp, cream clothcovered boards w/black lettering on the spine, dj brown w/black-and-white photos on the front & rear panels. The author explores with text and pictures the different cities that San Antonio has been and remains today: the historic city of eighteenth-century Spanish missions, the city of the siege and fall of the Alamo, the city of the continuous military encampments of five nations, the city that retains its links to the "old country" Sou... View more info

Mexican Suite: A History of Photography in Mexico

By: Debroise, Olivier and Ttranslated by de sá Rego, Stella

Price: $55.25

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039086

ISBN: 0292716117

Condition: Near Fine


ix, 291 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, grey dj w/black-and-white pictorial front panel. The book contains some of the early history of photography in Mexico and is organized chronologically and thematically, which allows the readers to follow the evolution of major photographic genres and styles. View more info

Texas - A salute from Above

By: Fehrenbach, T.R.

Price: $60.78

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, World Publishing Services Inc.: 1985

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 051257

ISBN: 0940672286

Condition: Very Good


280 pp, wht boards w/blue spine, dj blu-grey w/color wraparound pictorial, black-pink endpapers w/diamond pattern, SIGNED by author on ffep. The book provides an eagle's eye view of Texas, & it shows the state visually & viscerally. It has captured the vibrant, colorful, ever-changing civilization men have impressed upon the land, f/sprawling cities to lonely tractors carving furrows acro ss the western plain. View more info

Texas Heartland A Hill Country Year

By: Graves, John

Price: $72.25

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A&M University Press: 1975

Inscription: Signed By Author & Photographer

Seller ID: 040661

ISBN: 89096002X

Condition: Fine


40 pp w/81 plates, brown cloth covered boards, Inscribed & SIGNED by author & photographer on the half-title page, dj brown w/color pictorial front & rear panels w/wht lettering. Jim Bones's photographic record of a year in Texas Hill Country chronicles the sequence of natural details which mark a year's passing in a part of Texas. Complementing the photographs, John Graves' essay on the region tells the history of the land and those who have lived on it. Signed by ... View more info

Focus on the Frontier : Western Album Americana

By: Haley, J. Evetts

Price: $76.50

Publisher: Amarillo, TX, The Shamrock Oil & Gas Corporation: 1957

Seller ID: 038136

Condition: Very Good+


47 pp, rose colored paper covers w/black lettering & silver lettering w/extended edges. The booklet provides information on three western photographers: L.A. Huffman, M. C. Ragsdale and Erwin Smith. Lowman #98B and Robinson #306 View more info

Picture Maker of the Old West William H. Jackson

By: Jackson, Clarence S.

Price: $36.51

Publisher: New York, NY, Bonanza Books: 1947

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 008974

Condition: Very Good


308 pp, red cloth covered boards w/black lettering. Collection of photos and sketches of William Henry Jackson compiled by his grandson Clarence Jackson. prev owner's name embossed on the first two pages. View more info

Revealing Character: Texas Tintypes

By: Kendrick, Robb w/foreword by Graves, John

Price: $51.00

Publisher: Albany, TX, Bright Sky Press: 2005

Seller ID: 038427

ISBN: 1931721572

Condition: Near Fine


196 pp, black cloth covered boards w/pastedown photo on the front cover and silver lettering on the spine, glossy black dj w/brown-grey-black pictorial front and rear panels. The photographer traveled the state of Texas to record the American lifestyle of the cowboys. These portraits and accompanying text reveal the cowboy's lives and cahracter, and showcase an aspect and essence of Texas history. View more info

Photo of JFK & Jacqueline Kennedy

By: Kennedy, John F. & Jacqueline, Illustrated by Photo w/envelope

Price: $297.50

Publisher: Washington, D.C., The White House: 1961

Seller ID: 020804

Condition: Very Good


Photograph of John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Kennedy w/facsimile signatures underneath each person, and includes the envelope with return address "From THE WHITE HOUSE Washington, D.C." addressed to person in Texas w/August 1961 cancellation on envelope. View more info

The Devil's Rope: A Cultural History of Barbed Wire

By: Krell, Alan

Price: $12.71

Publisher: London, England, Reaktion Books Ltd.: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039506

ISBN: 186189144X

Condition: Near Fine


223 pp, black SC wraps w/wht-red illustration & lettering. Barbed wire was used for control of property, war zones and borders, but it has other histories also. Those constructed through image and text in the arts, media and popular culture such as paintings, photography, poetry, personal memoirs, cartoons, advertisements and films. View more info

The Devil's Rope: A Cultural History of Barbed Wire

By: Krell, Alan

Price: $12.71

Publisher: London, England, Reaktion Books Ltd.: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049161

ISBN: 186189144X

Condition: Near Fine


223 pp, black SC wraps w/wht-red illustration & lettering. Barbed wire was used for control of property, war zones and borders, but it has other histories also. Those constructed through image and text in the arts, media and popular culture such as paintings, photography, poetry, personal memoirs, cartoons, advertisements and films. View more info

NOR SHALL YOUR GLORY BE FORGOT : An Essay in Photographs

By: Kristoffersen w/intro by Pohanka, Brian C.

Price: $13.81

Publisher: New York, NY, St Martins Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032900

ISBN: 0312204736

Condition: Near Fine


unpaginated, black boards w/brown-black pictorial wraparound dj. The author has recaptured the marching columns, roiling smokke, and surging tides of figthing men in battle with his images of Civil War reenactments. View more info

Boyhood Photos of J.H. Lartigue : the family album of a gilded Age

By: Lartigue, J.H.

Price: $182.75

Publisher: Switzerland, Ami Guichard: 1966

Seller ID: 017979

Condition: Very Good+


127 pp, red boards w/gilt stamped spine & front cover, pastedown photo on front cover, tipped in photos, pages are heavy green paper w/red line on the margins. Jacques Lartigue first began to take pictures in 1901. His pictures represent a kind of family album which summons up the fanciful life of the lavish & successful Lartigue family, and also the childhood of the century as well. small frayed spot bottom edge back cover. View more info

Charleston Come Hell or High Water

By: Levkoff, Alice F.

Price: $24.23

Publisher: Columbia, SC, The R. L. Bryan Company: 1976

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 038879

Condition: Very Good


xii, 232 pp, grey cloth covered boards w/black lettering & black illustration, grey endpapers w/black-and-white pictorial. Collection of photographs of the city of Charleston, South Carolina. They begin with ante-bellum photos followed by the Civil War period, then 1880's. It has photos of the cyclone of 1885, the earthquake of 1886 and life in the 1890's. There are photos of the Citadel, and islands and beaches, tornado of 1938 and more. prev owner wrote on th... View more info

Charleston Come Hell or High Water - a History in Photographs - Hurricane Hugo Addendum

By: Levkoff, Alice F.

Price: $29.75

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Alice F. Levkoff and Patti F. Whitelaw: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 050125

ISBN: 0961966505

Condition: Very Good


vi, 150 pp, glossy red SC wraps w/black-and-white pictorial front & rear panels, SIGNED by the author on the title page. Collection of photographs of the city of Charleston, South Carolina. They begin with ante-bellum photos followed by the Civil War period, then 1880's. It has photos of the cyclone of 1885, the earthquake of 1886 and life in the 1890's. There are photos of the Citadel, and islands and beaches, tornado of 1938 and more. This version of the boo... View more info

The Audubon Society Book of Wild Birds

By: Line, Les & Russell, Franklin

Price: $37.19

Publisher: New York, NY, Harry Abrams, Inc., Publ: 1976

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 051714

ISBN: 0810906619

Condition: Very Good+


292 pp, light green cloth covered boards w/embossed lettering on the cover and gilt lettering on the spine glossy dj w/color pictorial front panel and rear panel. The book is organized by habitt and "life styles." Covers seabirds, shordbirds pond birds, and meadow birds, tropical forest birds and tundra birds, waders and reed stalkers, upland birds and birds of prey. View more info