TEXAS COUNTY HISTORIES, A BIBLIOGRAPHY.
Carroll, H. Bailey
Reprint of the first edition published by the Texas State Historical Society in 1943. (Besterman 6066; Basic Texas Books B37). With a foreword by Walter Prescott Webb. Describes the books covering the 254 counties in Texas, a total of over 1000 books. Gives collations.
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by Potter, Edward Tuckerman
First and only edition. Potter (1831-1904) was a noted architect and author, Mark Twain hired him in 1871 to build his home in Hartford, CT, which still stands today. This book takes the reader around the world by showing examples of decorated capitals of columns via photographic reproduction. Descriptive legend by Henry Coppée. Eight-toned plates, each with five mounted photographs as illustrations. Covers bumped at corners and scuffed. Free endpapers lacking. Foxing and a faint stain in the outer margin of the text pages.