Boston: The Page Company, 1916. First Edition. Original cloth. Small 4to. 343 pp. Index. Color frontispiece with tissue guard; large folding map of Texas; color and black & white plates. Publisher's color pictorial red cloth with top edge gilt in publisher's gilt illustrated dustjacket. A fine copy in very good dustjacket (wear to extremities; short closed tears; light soiling). Item #19135
Including Accounts of the Spanish Settlement and Establishment of the Indian Missions; the Unfortunate Expedition and Death of La Salle; the Romance of its Early Settlement and Stories of its Hardy Pioneers; the Nine-year Republic of Texas; Stephen F. Austin and Sam Houson; "Remember the Alamo"; the Development of the Cattle Ranches; the Great Ranches and a Visit to a Million-acre Ranch; the Growing Cities; the Rehabilitation of Galveston; Along the Troublesome Mexican Border; the Uttermost Corner of Texas; the Wonderful Gulf Coast; the Panhandle; the Black Waxy Belt; the Timer Region; the Llano Estacada, the Disappearing Desert, and the General Development of this Marvellous State.