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Border Wars Of Texas by  James T Deshields

Border Wars Of Texas

by James T Deshields

First edition. 8vo. Signed and dated by the author, and signed again by the author on the Dedication page. Decorated mustard colored cloth, 400 pp., frontis., foreword, numerous illustrations, portraits, two maps. "Being an authentic and popular account, in chronological order, of the long and bitter conflict waged between savage Indian tribes and the pioneer settlers of Texas. Wresting of a fair land from savage rule. A red record of fierce strife. Profusely illustrated with spirited battle scenes by special artists. Rare portraits of famous Rangers, Indian fighters and pioneers, maps, etc." A classic history of the ongoing clash between Indians and early settlers on the Texas frontier. A collection of first-hand accounts beginning in 1819 and continuing through 1845. Endpapers replaced, lightly rubbed at spine ends and corners, else very good, tight copy. HOWES D277. GRAFF 1063. RADER 1125.

Inventory Number: 28821

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