A tribute to the history of the lower Rio Grande Valley, with descriptive text and drawings by Ben Bailey of historic buildings from Laredo to H. Matamoros, on both sides of the river. The text of the book is presented side-by-side in both Spanish and English, opposite Mr. Bailey's drawings (which appear on most every other page). One drawing in color; the rest are in black and white. Translated by Channing Horner and Louise Bailey Horner. Signed on title page by Ben Bailey, and by the two translators. --- Self-published by the author, in full rust cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket with color image of Mission of Refuge on cover. --- Volume with slight rubbing to cloth and a dent to upper edge; interior clean and firm. Jacket heavily torn at back, with creases but front is intact and protected in removable mylar protector.; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); 170 pages; Signed by Author & Illustrator. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Border Lands Sketchbook - Libro de Bosquejos...
Publisher: Ben P. Bailey
Publication Date: 1976
Book Condition: Very Good
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