348 pages, including index; green cloth boards with black spine and front titles; rubbing to extremities of boards, with lower corners bumped, some darkening and soiling scattered over, head and tail of spine chipped; foxing to front and rear endpapers, with some rubbing and scratching, possibly from removal of previous owners' inscriptions and markings; interior mildly and uniformly age-toned, scattered foxing throughout; a good plus to very good minus copy; solid example of this collection of anecdotes, sayings and customs from Texas old-timers. Bookseller Inventory # X00554
Title: Straight Texas, A Texas Folk-Lore Society ...
Publisher: The Steck Company
Publication Date: 1937
Book Condition: Good Plus
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Book Description The Steck Company, Austin, TX, 1937. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. (12), 348 pp, green cloth covered boards w/blk lettering. Collection of stories about Texas by various authors. Some of the stories are: The Lobo Girl of Devil's River, Anecdotes from the Brazos Bottoms, Mexican Spooks from El Paso, Walk Around my Bedside, I'se Sho' Nuff Lucky, Irish Fairies in Texas and others. Has Taking It Straight and Stories in Texas Place Names by Dobie in the book. Cook #86. Prev owner wrote name on the verso of the front cover. Size: 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo. Seller Inventory # 051666