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THE LOG OF A COWBOY. A Narrative of the Old Trail Days.

By: Adams, Andy.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston & New York, Houghton, Mifflin and Co.: 1903

Seller ID: 000018518

Condition: near Very Good


Illustrated by E. Boyd Smith. Octavo, brown cloth covers with pictorial design in cream, black, gilt and reddish brown of cowboy riding among longhorn cattle. 387 pages, halftone illustrations in book. Creasing in cloth through pictorial design on cover, else Very Good. View more info

Come An' Get It: The Story of the Old Cowboy Cook.

By: Adams, Ramon F.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: (1981)

Edition: 5th printing

Seller ID: 000016980

ISBN: 0806110139

Condition: Very Good


Trade paperback. Illustrations by Nick Eggenhofer. 170 pages. Very Good condition. 100104A View more info

VILLAINS AND VIGILANTES. The Story of James King of William and Pioneer Justice in California

By: Coblentz, Stanton A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Yoseloff, Inc.: 1957

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: 9761

Condition: Very good


261 pages, octavo (approx. 5 3/4" x 8 1/2"), hardcover, reprint edition. Originally published in 1936. Includes black and white illustrations, bibliography, and index. Book is in Very Good condition. Without a dust jacket. 090403A View more info

FIFTY YEARS ON THE OLD FRONTIER. As Cowboy, Hunter Guide, Scout, and Ranchman.

By: Cook, James H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1923

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000018488

Condition: near fine


With an introduction by Brigadier-General Charles King U.S.V. Small quarto, (approx. 6 3/16" wide by 9 7/16"), navy cloth covers, xix [3] 3-291 pages. Former owner bookplate on front paste-down endpaper, gift inscription on free endpaper. Halftone illustrations. View more info

FEARFUL CROSSING. The Central Overland Trail Through Nevada.

By: Curran, Harold.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Las Vegas, Nevada, Nevada Publications: (c. 1982)

Seller ID: 000015932

ISBN: 0913814857

Condition: Fine


Quarto (approx. 8 3/8" by 10 7/8"), 212 pages. Includes black and white illustrations, maps, bibliography, index. 012204A View more info

DEADWOOD AND THE BLACK HILLS. Photo-Gravures

By: Fishel, Max

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New York, copyright Max Fishel; The Albertype Co.: 1897

Seller ID: 000017697

Condition: Fair


Oblong 12mo. ( approx. 7" wide and 5 1/8" tall) String-bound brown pebbled boards with gilt titles on top cover. 16 pages of photo reproductions, including one double page, folded, illustration of "Deadwood, View South East." Some pages have more than one image. Former owner name in pencil on verso of title page (Nick Stephens). Spotting on covers, dampstain on title page. Several pages loose and chips and light stains on some pages. Scarce. 040414B View more info

ROUNDUP ON THE PECOS

By: Fleming, Elvis E. and Huffman, Minor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Roswell, Chaves County Historical Society: 1978

Edition: First edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 9572

Condition: Very good


Pages xii +465, octavo. SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS. Maps on endpapers; black and white illustrations. One leaf is incorrectly trimmed , creased, but text is readable -- else book is in Very Good condition. Dust jacket has a bit of writing on front panel, some chipping and creasing and a small closed tear, Good +. 041203A View more info

WHEN GRASS WAS KING. Contributions to the Western Range Cattle Industry Study

By: Frink, Maurice, W. Turrentine Jackson, and Agnes Wright Spring

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Boulder, University of Colorado, 1956,: 1956

Edition: first, limited edition

Seller ID: 11161

Condition: Fine


xv + 465 pages, large octavo. Limited edition, #70/1500. Includes index, bibliography, black and white illustrations. Book is in Fine condition; dust jacket is price-clipped, small closed tear at foot of spine, still Very Good. 082504A View more info

LAST OF THE GREAT SCOUTS (Buffalo Bill).

By: Grey, Zane, and Helen Cody Wetmore.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: (1918)

Edition: reprint

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000017500

Condition: Very good


Octavo, tan cloth covers stamped in dark red. 335 [1] + 4 pages. Inscribed by Mary Jester, daughter of Helen Cody Wetmore who was the sister of Buffalo Bill. Three abrasions on front endpapers, else Very Good. 110205A View more info

THE LOG OF A FORTY-NINER. Journal of a Voyage from Newbury-port to San Francisco in the Brig Genl Worth Commanded by Capt. Samuel Walton, Kept by Richard L. Hale, Newburyport, Mass.

By: Hale, Richard L., edited by Carolyn Hale Russ.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, B. J. Brimmer Co.: 1923

Seller ID: 000018545

Condition: Good


Black and white illustrations. Quarto, (approx. 6 7/8" wide by 9 3/4" tall), blue cloth spine over green boards with paper labels on top cover and spine. Top edge gilt. Former owner's bookplate on front paste-down endpaper. Top front cover corner bumpped and worn. Goldseekers taking the sea route from the east coast had to travel around Cape Horn of south American to reach California in the days before the Panama Canal. Gold Rush. View more info

THE NO-GUN MAN OF TEXAS. A Century of Achievement 1835-1929

By: Hamner, Laura V.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Amarillo, privately published: (c. 1935)

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000018523

Condition: Very good


Octavo, green cloth covers with black titles and pictorial design. Illustrated by Ben Carlton Mead and Terry Stowe. Viii + 256 pages. Map on front endpaper. Name of former owner and collector John Jenkin on front free endpaper. Adams R. H. 984. View more info

MY REMINISCENCES AS A COWBOY

By: Harris, Frank.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Boni. Paper Books: 1930

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000018495

Condition: Very good


Wrappers, (approx. 4 7/8" wide by 7 1/4" tall), 217 pages + colophon + 1 page ads. Illustrations by William Gropper. Lightly bumped at one corner, covers tanned, spine browned. Illustrated endpapers. Book designed by Rockwell Kent. Six Guns 933 "The American edition was written by H. M. Kallen and the London edition written by the author, Frank Harris... Both books are full of inacccuracies and wildly imaginary." View more info

OLD FORTS OF THE SOUTHWEST

By: Hart, Herbert M.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books:

Edition: reprint edition

Seller ID: 000018401

ISBN: 0517141310

Condition: Fine


Originally published by Superior Publishing Co. in 1964.. Drawings by Paul Hartle. Many black and white photo reproductions. Small quarto (approx. 8 3/8" wide by 10 5/8" tall), cream-colored cloth spine over yellow boards, 192 pages. Dust jacket has small closed tear on rear panel,still Very Good+. 090619F View more info

THE MERCHANT PRINCE OF DODGE CITY. The Life and Times of Robert M. Wright

By: Haywood, C. Robert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 9764

ISBN: 0806130733


Pages 256,octavo, hardcover, first printing. Includes black and white photo repros., notes, blibliography, and index. Publicity material laid in. Book and dust jacket in Fine condition, F/F. "In the 19th century, Dodge City was arguably America's leading cattle town and Robert M. Wright was indisputably Dodge City's leading merchant." 090403A ISBN: 0-8061-3073-3 View more info

LEGAL HANGINGS.

By: Hertzog, Peter.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Santa Fe, The Press of the Territorian: (1966)

Seller ID: 000018512

Condition: Very good


"The Press of the Territorian Presents Number 10 of a Series of Western Americana." Illustrated by Storm D. Townsend. Scene: New Mexico Time: 1861-1923. Stapled booklet, green card covers. 39[1] pages. Approximately 5 11/16" wide and 9" tall. Covers a bit tanned at edges. View more info

FRONTIER HUMOR, or A Few Belly Laughs From the Territorial Press.

By: Hertzog, Peter.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, Territorian Press: (c. 1966)

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000018513

Condition: Very good


"The Press of the Territorian Presents Number 12 of a Series of Western Americana." Scene: New Mexico. Time: 1847-1887. One of 1000 copies. Stapled booklet, orange card covers 32 [4] pages. Approximately 5 7/8" wide by 8 16/16" tall. View more info

THE GREAT TAOS BANK ROBBERY and Other Indian Country Affairs.

By: Hillerman, Tony.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, University of New Mexico Press: 1973

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 000017263

ISBN: 0826303064

Condition: Very Good


Octavo, tan cloth covers stamped in black, 147 pages. Second issue dust jacket with two blue-tinted pictures on back, price clipped, closed tear at rear spine fold, light wear at edges, near Very Good. 090617A View more info

A TEXAS RANGER

By: Jennings, N. A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma: (1997)

Edition: 1st paperback printing

Seller ID: 9751

ISBN: 0806129034

Condition: Fine


Foreword by J. Frank dobie. Introduction by Stephen L. Hardin. Pages 176, approx. 5 3/8" x 8 1/2", softcover, first paperback printing. Originally published in 1899. Book is in near Fine condition, publicity material laid in. 090403A ISBN: 0-8061-2903-4 View more info

BULLFIGHT MANUAL FOR SPECTATORS.

By: Lea, Tom.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: San Carlos, California, Nourse Pub. Co.: (c. 1949)

Seller ID: 000018507

Condition: Very Good


Wrappers, stapled booklet, 24 pages. Yellow pictorial paper covers, light wear at edges, small spot on rear cover. (approx. 6 1/8" by 9 1/4") Illustrated. 103010A View more info

PIONEER DAYS IN ARIZONA. From the Spanish Occupation to Statehood

By: Lockwood, Frank C.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Co.: 1932

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000018536

Condition: Fine


Small quarto (approx. 6 1/4" wide by 9 1/2" tall), orange cloth coverrs with black titles; xiv [2] 387 pages. Includes black and white illustrations, index. Frontis. of author. Dust jacket price-clipped, some soil on rear panel. Howes L417, Rampaging Herd 1343, Six-Guns 1351. View more info