Publication: Alfred A Knopf, 1955, New York
First edition. 8vo. Cloth with state of Texas embossed on front cover, gold stamping on spine, xii , 352 pp., x [index], preface, illustrated, appendix, acknowledgments, maps, index. This book touches on a wide variety of subjects, including geography, topography, culture, racial backgrounds and problems, regional consciousness, the complexities of politics, religion, the cult of bigness, reactions to interior and exterior criticism, the variety and individualism of Texas cities and towns, millionaires, the arts, transportation, oil, agriculture, and plans for the future. Near fine in price-clipped dust jacket with light wear to spine ends and the corners.
Inventory Number: 22174