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The American West September/October 1976 Vol XII No 5
1 The American West September/October 1976 Vol XII No 5
American West Publishing Company 1976 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Magazine, 64 pages. Very good condition, light edgewear. Colorado Centennial Issue. Colorado A Color Portfolio, Castle in the Desert (Bent's Fort) by Walter Briggs and Glenn Cuerden, Fremont at Ben's Fort by Ferol Egan, The Fifty-Niners by Robert G Athearn, Relics of a Wilderness Interlude, Marth Maxwell's Peaceable Kingdom (Colorado Huntress) by Floyd and Marion Rinhart, Home on the Road (Early Recreational Vehicles) by T H Watkins. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Silver Queen: The Fabulous Story of Baby Doe Tabor, Bancroft, Caroline
2 Bancroft, Caroline Silver Queen: The Fabulous Story of Baby Doe Tabor
Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A. Johnson Pub Co 1955 0933472218 / 9780933472211 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Softcover. Nineteenth printing, 1989. In very good condition, some light soiling on cover. "The former beautiful and glamorous Baby Doe Taber, her millions lost many years before, was found dead on her cabin floor at the Matchless Mine in Leadville, Colorado, on March 7, 1935. Her body, only partially clothed, was frozen with ten days' stiffness into the shape of a cross. She had lain down on her back on the floor of her stove-heated one room home, her arms outstretched, apparently in sure foreboding that she was to die." 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
Out of the Depths The Story of John R Lawson a Labor Leader, Barron B Beshoar
3 Barron B Beshoar Out of the Depths The Story of John R Lawson a Labor Leader
Colorado Labor Historical Committee 1942 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book Signed by Author(s)
Hardcover, no DJ. mylar cover. Colorado Labor Historical Committee, 1942, first edition. In near fine condition, minor outside page edge soiling. Black and white frontispiece of John R Lawson, two internal maps, other internal b & w photo plates. Inscribed signed and dated by John R Lawson: To Paul D Shriver, A worthy friend and an intelligent efficient executive, whose broad and clear understanding of economic problems reveals a distinct characteristic so necessary in distributing an even balanced justice indicating an inner-consciousness exceptional in its application to problems of human rights. Sincerely yours, John R Lawson, 7-21-42. Beshoar signed also: For George Eicher, long one of my best & favorite friends, with affection. Barron B Beshoar, Golden Colorado, May 2, 1976. The story of the coal mines of southern Colorado, the labor leader who led the struggle against John D. Rockefeller, and the events that led up to the "Ludlow Massacre" which occureed on April 19, 1914. 
Price: 250.00 USD
 
 
Central City is Fun, Brem, Barbara Remington
4 Brem, Barbara Remington Central City is Fun
Hazard House 1953 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 
Softcover, 30 pages. Very good condition, sun lightening on front cover, name on top of title page. Cute cartoons depicting life in Central City, Colorado 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Colorado's Colorful Characters, Bueler, Gladys
5 Bueler, Gladys Colorado's Colorful Characters
Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A. Pruett Pub Co 1981 087108595X / 9780871085955 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback. Pruett Publishing, 1981, later printing. In very good condition, light cover edgewear, top of spine has been bumped. A quick introduction to 83 of the people who had impact on Colorado's colorful history. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Colorado's Colorful Characters, Bueler, Gladys
6 Bueler, Gladys Colorado's Colorful Characters
Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A. Pruett Pub Co 1981 087108595X / 9780871085955 Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Trade paperback. Pruett Publishing, 1981, later printing. In near fine condition. A short bio on 83 people who impacted Colorado's colorful history. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
Gulch of Gold A History of Central City, Colorado, Caroline Bancroft
7 Caroline Bancroft Gulch of Gold A History of Central City, Colorado
Sage Books 1958 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, no DJ. Sage Books, 1958, first edition. In very good condition, light boardwear to edges and one small scuff mark on back board. Endpaper maps, black & white photos, bibliography, index. The history of "The Richest Square Mile on Earth". 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Six Racy Madams of Colorado, Caroline Bancroft
8 Caroline Bancroft Six Racy Madams of Colorado
Johnson Publishing 1975 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Softcover. Fifth edition. In very good condition, light cover soiling. Jennie Rogers, Mattie Silks, Laura Evans, Lillian Powers, Pearl de Vere, Cock-Eyed Liz. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
The Unsinkable Mrs. Brown, Caroline Bancroft
9 Caroline Bancroft The Unsinkable Mrs. Brown
Johnson Publishing 1963 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Softcover. In very good condition, cover wear, a small section of waviness on bottom of pages, perhaps from water, but no stains or damage. Third edition, 1964. The rollicking story of an ignorant Leadville waitress who reached the top of Newport society as a Titanic heroine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Colorado's Lost Gold Mines and Buried Treasure, Caroline Bancroft, Agnes Nafziger
10 Caroline Bancroft, Agnes Nafziger Colorado's Lost Gold Mines and Buried Treasure
Johnson Publishing 1967 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Softcover, 56 pages. Johnson Publishing, 1967, fourth printing, original copyright 1961. In very good condition, some sunlightening on spine. Stories and lore of lost mines in Colorado. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Prison Centennial 1876 - 1976 A Pictorial History of the Arizona Territorial Prison a Yuma, Cliff Trafzer, Steve George
11 Cliff Trafzer, Steve George Prison Centennial 1876 - 1976 A Pictorial History of the Arizona Territorial Prison a Yuma
Rio Colorado Press 1980 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 
Softcover. In very good condition, some cover wear. A short history of the Arizona Territorial Prison and then pages of photos of the guards, inmates, the prison itself. An amazing look at how prisoners were treated in the past and what their offenses were. The prison's nickname was Hellhole. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Law of the Range: Portraits of Old-Time Brand Inspectors, Collector, Stephen
12 Collector, Stephen Law of the Range: Portraits of Old-Time Brand Inspectors
Livingston, Montana, U.S.A. Clark City Pr 1991 0944439454 / 9780944439456 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Oversized hardcover. In near fine condition, DJ is in mylar. Brand inspectors, range detectives - each man has a close-mouthed story idiosycratic as his name, specific on his face, and yet the sum of fifty biographies reveals a western everyman's tale. From Montana, Wyoming and Colorado. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
Silver Dollar The Story of the Tabors, David Karsner
13 David Karsner Silver Dollar The Story of the Tabors
Crown 1970 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. Crown Publishers, 1970, twelfth printing. In very good condition, tips of spine show light wear, DJ is good, has edgewear, a few closed tears, now in mylar. They witnessed the birth of Denver, kept store in mining camps, Augusta saved the pennies while Haw made friends and grubstaked itinerant adventurers, and out of a stake of $64.75 to a couple of Germans, Haw secured a one-third interest in the Little Pittsburgh Mine, which a few moths later he sold for $1,000,000. 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
A Vast Amount of Trouble: A History of the Spring Creek Raid, Davis, John W.
14 Davis, John W. A Vast Amount of Trouble: A History of the Spring Creek Raid
Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A. Univ Pr of Colorado 1993 0870813102 / 9780870813108 First Edition Hardcover As New Book 
Hardcover. As new. The story begins in late March, 1909, when five sheepmen headed east from Worland, Wyoming, driving 5,000 head of sheep. A few days later the men and their sheep camped on the banks of Spring Creek, where they thought they had safely brought the herd across the cattlemen's deadline, beyond which sheep were forbidden. That evening, however, the camp was raided by seven cowboys, and three of the sheepmen were brutally murdered. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
Deric With The Indians, Deric Nusbaum
15 Deric Nusbaum Deric With The Indians
G P Putnam's Sons 1927 Hardcover Good Book 
Hardcover, no DJ. G P Putnam's, 1927, second printing. In good condition. cover shows wear, front almost completely separated, owner markings on front end paper. Text block and illustrations is clean and bright and has very interesting photos of the Indians met during his travels. Deric, son of archaeologist Jesse Nusbaum, recounts his visits with the Indians of the 4-corner states; Utah, Colorado, Arizona, and New Mexico. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Agate School History 1930-1960, Dorothy Gebhard, Joe D Svoboda
16 Dorothy Gebhard, Joe D Svoboda Agate School History 1930-1960
Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover, in mylar. Self published, no date. In near fine condtiion, front end paper has a few creases. Thirty years of school history of this eastern Colorado town. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
Quick Mexican Cooking: A One Foot in the Kitchen Cookbook, Duncan, Cyndi;Patrick, Georgie
17 Duncan, Cyndi;Patrick, Georgie Quick Mexican Cooking: A One Foot in the Kitchen Cookbook
New York, New York, U.S.A. Great American Pub 1998 0962633569 / 9780962633560 Soft cover As New Book 
Trade paperback. As new. Mexican cooking at its best! Calories and fat grams included with each recipe. Informative footnotes and hot tips. From the One Foot in the Kitchen series. Received the Colorado Independent Publishers Award. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Colorado And Homes in the New West, E R Emmet
18 E R Emmet Colorado And Homes in the New West
Lee and Shepard 1880 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, no DJ, mylar cover. Lee and Shepard, 1880, first edition thus. In very good condition, moderate bumping to corners, small areas rubbed through on bottom edges, minor soiling on some pages, light creasing to about the final 20 pages, front hinge is just beginning to crack, outside page edges toning. Overall book is quite solid and text/illustrations are, for the most part, bright and clean. An early treatise seeking to encourage settlement of the West, especially Colorado, written by the then President of Colorado College. Discussions of mining, grazing, timber, climate schenery, etc. Also some discussion of New Mexico, Arizona, Utah and the Mormons, Idaho, Montana, The Black Hills, and Wyoming. 
Price: 150.00 USD
 
 
Cross-Stitch From the Rockies, Emelyn Duncan
19 Emelyn Duncan Cross-Stitch From the Rockies
Soft cover Very Good Book 
Craft pouch with sheet inserts. Designs by Emily Duncan, 1980. In very good condition, pouch shows some wear. Includes Fall Leaf Wreath, Floral Frantasy, High Country Poppies, Mountain Reflections, and Colorado Assisi Aspen and Assisi Columbine. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
Soapy Smith's Creede The Silver Camp in 1892, Feitz, Leland
20 Feitz, Leland Soapy Smith's Creede The Silver Camp in 1892
Colorado Springs, Colorado, U.S.A. Little London Press 0936564245 / 9780936564241 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Softcover, 24 pages. Little London Press, 1973. In very good condition, cover has some light soiling, interior is clean and bright. The story of the con-man of Creede, Colorado - and how he worked his "soap" con. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
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