TEXAS PROSE WRITINGS, A READER'S DIGEST.
Agatha, Sister M.
A presentation copy, signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Foreword by Leonidas Warren Payne, Jr. Part One (Fact) includes chapters on Foreign Source Material, First American Journals, Settlement, Growth, Cowboy Experiences and Settlers' Reminiscences, Folklorists and Later Writers, Outlaw Literature. Part Two (Fiction): Early Colonization Period, Mexican War, Civil War, Late 19th and early 20th Century, and Recent Fiction, 1920-1936. Illustrated. Extremities rubbed.
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INTERNATIONAL ART PAST AND PRESENT.
by Yockney, Alfred
12 parts in 3 volumes, complete, orignally sold to subscribers only. New York Public Library catalogue dates this work circa 1915. Each part includes ten 6.5 x 10 inch color tipped-in plates reproducing a significant painting in Western art history, each on 11.5 x 15 inch colored art paper with a captioned tissue guard. One plate in part One is a frontispiece. The sets of ten plates in each volume are complete. Front wrapper of each part decorated with Art Nouveau "leaf and vine" decor with stags and scrolls, including title and publisher, on green art paper with black titles. 160 pages of text. An index of artists at the conclusion of part Twelve. Edges of each part slightly worn. Slipcases lightly dented at corners and rubbed at edges.