Texas High Sheriffs

Sitton, Thad

Published by Texas Monthly Pr 1988-06-01, 1988
ISBN 10: 0877190798 / ISBN 13: 9780877190790
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Title: Texas High Sheriffs
Publisher: Texas Monthly Pr 1988-06-01
Publication Date: 1988
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Edition: 1St Edition.

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Book Description Austin, Texas, U.S.A.: Texas Monthly Pr, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. This first edition ex-lib has the usual stampings and a card pocket is otherwise in very good condition. It tells the story of rural Texas sheriffs who were the master of the county courthouse, feudal lord of the county territory, manhunter, and keeper of the bloodhounds. There are many photographs to illustrate the text. The dust jacket has a protective plastic cover and is in very good condition. Language: eng. Bookseller Inventory # 11780

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Book Description Austin: Texas Monthly, 1988. 1st ed. Hardcover. 279 pages., 1988. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. A fascinating look at the old ways of law enforcement as practiced by the rural Texas sheriff before 1965. Eleven lively personal accounts are featured in this book. Fine/Fine. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Bookseller Inventory # B8345

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Book Description Texas Monthly Press, Austin, Texas, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. The concept of a rural Texas Sheriff being the High Sheriff of his county survived into the 1950's. The High Sheriff was the master of the county courthouse, feudal lord of the county territory, and keeper of the bloodhounds. His patrol car might appear on any road at any time. The author interviewed 20 sheriffs and included 11 of their best stories in this book. No previous owner marks. Text and photos clean and bright. Spine very slightly tilted. Page edges lightly soiled. Original price present on dust jacket front flap. Dust jacket is bright with very little fading. Light shelf wear to dust jacket edges, most noticeable at head of spine panel. Dust jacket now protected in Mylar. Ships ame or next business day. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 279 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 70943

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Book Description Texas Monthly Press, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. 1st Edition. A fresh, as-new hardcover copy with a clean, well-bound interior. Housed in a dustjacket in as-new condition. The only sign of use includes a tiny tear and evidence of shelf wear to the top portion of the spine. Otherwise this book is in top condition. 6"x9.25", xiv+279 pages. "Thad Sitton interviewed twenty current and former sheriffs from across the state whose careers in some cases spanned more than thirty years. Eleven of the most lively and significant accounts were chosen for this book." To access more books on Texas history, go to Abebooks.com and search using our unique codeword TXCOHST, or visit our shop in Fort Worth. Bookseller Inventory # TXCOHST 322

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Book Description Texas Monthly Press, Austin, TX, 1988. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+. Photos (illustrator). First Edition. Sm4to from 9" to 11". xiv, 279 pp, quarterbound w/black boards and green spine w/gilt lettering, SIGNED by the author on the half-title pagedj light brown-dark brown w/color pictorial front panel w/black lettering. The rural Texas sheriff was the master of the county courthouse, feudal lord of the county territory, manhunter and keeper of the bloodhounds. The city police stayed in the county seat, the Department of Public Safety troopers patrolled the state highways, but the sheriff or his deputies might be anywhere, anytime, always on call with a 24-hour patrol. The book provides a look at the old ways of law enforcement as practed by the rural sheriffs before 1965. The author tells the story of eleven of the rural Texas sheriffs: Tom Brown, Jess Sweeten, Corbett Akins, Gaston Boykin, T.W. Lane, Frank Brunt, H.F. and Loretta Fenton, B. Rufus Jordan, Truman Maddox, I.R. Hoskins, and Jim Scarborough III. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 039048

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