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    David Holman and Billie Persons. Buckskin and Homespun: Frontier Texas Clothing, 1820 - 1870. Austin: Wind River Press, 1979, first edition, copy number three. 130 pp. 13 swatches of actual 19th century pioneer Texas homespun tipped in. Original dark chocolate calf spine with woven beige and white cloth boards. Fine copy. Limited to 50 copies with the textile swatches and deluxe binding. This handsomely printed book is the only major study on the evolution of frontier dress in Texas. An outstanding Southwestern press book exhibiting taste and originality in design and with a genuine scholarly contribution. Already a classic in the field. Courtesy of Michael Heaston, Austin. The high bid placed by via mail, fax, the Internet or telephone will be entered as the opening bid for the lot during the live portion of the silent auction.

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    March, 2006
    4th Saturday
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