First Edition of Sasek's This is Texas; Signed by Him
This Is Texas.
Item Number: 46733
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1967.
First edition of this work on the state of Texas in the classic Sasek This is series. Quarto, original illustrated boards, illustrated throughout. Boldly signed by the author in the year of publication, “M. Sasek Austin, May 10, 1967.” In near fine condition.
In This is Texas, first published in 1967, M. Sasek rides high in the saddle, lassoing all the color and colossal span of Texas as he tours the state from Dallas, Houston, and Austin to the Alamo. From its cattle, coyotes, and cowboys to its oil wells, rodeo and rattlesnakes, everything in the biggest state is bigger than anywhere else.