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    J. Evetts Haley. Fort Concho and the Texas Frontier. San Angelo: San Angelo Standard-Times (Carl Hertzog), 1952. First trade edition. Inscribed on the copyright page by Haley and Hertzog to noted Dallas book collector and reviewer Lee Milazzo. Octavo. [12], 352, [2 blank], [1 colophon], [1 blank] pages. Maps. Illustrations by H. D. Bugbee. Original terracotta cloth lettered in black on the front board and spine. Pictorial endpapers. Dust jacket.

    "This is one of the best books about any of the vital string of federal forts established in West Texas to tame the frontier." - Jenkins, Basic Texas Books.

    Condition: Fine in a price-clipped jacket.

    References: Basic Texas Books 83. Lowman 79A.


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