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Arizona Highways 1958
1 Arizona Highways 1958
Arizona Highway Department 1958 Hardcover Good Book 
Leatherette bound Arizona Highways for the entire year of 1958. Good condition, bottom of spine has been bumped and previous owner has stamped his name and ownership on several pages. Front and back hinges are loose. Full of history, including a portfolio of gunslingers by artist Frank McCarty, Indians of Arizona, ghost towns, 2 issues featuring cowboy artist Ross Santee, Santa Cruz county and Nogales, wildlife and more. 
Price: 35.00 USD
Butter 'n' Cream CF2
2 Butter 'n' Cream CF2
Jeremiah Junction 1987 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Craft booklet. Very good condition. Welcome to my Kitchen, Country Cooking, Country Pies, Country Kitchen, Country Butter, Country Cream, Cream (Cow), Bacon (Pig), The Lord is my Shepherd, Daily Bread, Cooking Done With Love, Country Welcome, Country Pie, Country Best. 
Price: 8.00 USD
Cooking Favorites of Barbara Worth Brigadettes Book II
3 Cooking Favorites of Barbara Worth Brigadettes Book II
Soft cover Very Good Book 
Spiral Bound softcover. Cookbook Publishers, Kansas, 1977. In very good condition. Book II, Barbara Worth Brigadettes, Imperial County, El Centro, California. 51 pages. 
Price: 6.00 USD
Crochet County Fair Book No. 51
4 Crochet County Fair Book No. 51
Soft cover Very Good Book 
Craft booklet. Lily, 1950, second edition. In very good condition. Tablecloth, doilies, place mats, table runners, chair set, rug, bedspread, and more. 
Price: 8.00 USD
Geology of San Diego Mountain Area
5 Geology of San Diego Mountain Area
Soft cover Very Good Book 
Softcover. New Mexico State Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources, 1971. In very good condition. Dona Ana County, New Mexico. By William R. Seager, John W. Hawley, and Russell E. Clemons. Map included. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Just Desserts
6 Just Desserts
Soft cover Good Book 
Softcover. Valley Advertising Company, 1986. In good condition, coffee stain on upper right corner, on outside book pages, and on back cover. Interior is clean and bright. A cookbook to benefit Susquehanna County Historical Society and Free Library Association. Nice down home dessert recipes. 
Price: 6.00 USD
The Brand Book of the Wyoming Westerners
7 The Brand Book of the Wyoming Westerners
University of Wyoming Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardbound in tan library buckram, oversized. University of Wyoming, 1953-1955. In very good condition, minor library markings, some glue on spine, Montana Historical Society bookplate on back of front cover. Newsletter pages are in excellent condition, even the mimeographed pages that constitute Vol. 1, No. 1. Volume 1, Nos. 1, 2, 4, Volume 2, Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4 of the newsletters from the Wyoming Corral of the Westerners Society. Volume 1, No. 3 is missing from this series. Contains a brochure for the Second Annual All American Indian Days, August 7 and 8, 1954, Sheridan, Wyoming, sponsored by the Kalif Temple of the Shriners. Also contains several back-white photos, pasted in: Volume 1, No. 1, An Indian Burial. Volume 1, No. 2, Five Minutes Work (Buffalo hunting). Volume 2, No. 4, Charley Russell and Will Rogers. Volume 2, No. 1 contains a facsimile of an invitation sent to ex-Sheriff James Stirling to attend the execution of George A Black (for murder), scheduled for 11:00 AM, the 26th day of February, 1890. Volume 2, No. 3, Owen Wister. Photo "Wire Fencing" missing from Volume 2, No. 4. This series contains articles of history, contributions from members, letters, poetry (including some Bruce Kiskaddon items), book reviews, and brief biographies of some Wyoming notables. Some of the book reviews are quite noteworthy: contemporary reviews of "The Saga of Tom Horn" by Dean F Krakel, "Cow County Cavalcade" by Maurice Frink, "Six Guns and Saddle Leather" by Ramon Adams, "The Custer Myth" by Colonel William A Graham, just to name a few. The review of the Tom Horn book has the reviewer listed as a friend of Old Casey. A unique piece of local history. 
Price: 500.00 USD
Powder River Invasion War on the Rustlers in 1892, A S Mercer, John Mercer Boots
8 A S Mercer, John Mercer Boots Powder River Invasion War on the Rustlers in 1892
Self Published 1923 First Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Small hardcover, no DJ. In good condition, moderate bumping to spine ends and corners, minor cover staining, front hinge is beginning to separate, pages are toning, text is clear and clean. This is a 1923 printing of the extremely rare 1894 book written by Asa Shinn Mercer. Even this 1923 edition is scarce. This is the story of the Johnson County, Wyoming, war pitting the settlers (rustlers) against the cattle barons of the day. A S Mercer was not originally on the side of the settlers, but he felt compelled to write the story (Banditti of the Plains, sub-titled The Crowning Infamy of the Ages) to tell of the tactics used by the cattle barons. Most of the original edition was destroyed under mysterious circumstances. 
Price: 500.00 USD
The Great Cross County Race or The Hare and the Tortoise, Alan Broadhurst
9 Alan Broadhurst The Great Cross County Race or The Hare and the Tortoise
Soft cover Good Book 
Trade paperback, ex-school book. The Anchorage Press, 1965. In good condition, cover shows wear and color is fading, marked #1 on cover and title page, school stamps. An Entertainment for Children. Has production notes on make up and costumes, etc. A play for kids. 
Price: 12.00 USD
Window Accents & Accessories, Alida Macor
10 Alida Macor Window Accents & Accessories
The Needlecraft Shop 2003 1573671460 / 9781573671460 Soft cover New Book 
Softcover. New. Tulips set, Birds set, Bargello set, and County Fest set. Personalize your home with these unique accents. 
Price: 8.00 USD
The Rustler Business, Charles B Penrose
11 Charles B Penrose The Rustler Business
Douglas Budget Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Softcover. In near fine condition, very minor soiling of covers. In 1914 Dr. Charles B. Penrose accompanied the invaders as official surgeon. This is his version of the Johnson County War, found in the Wyoming Stock Grower's Association archives. There is also information on Tom Horn. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #1712. Rare. 
Price: 150.00 USD
Lancaster County A County Sampler, Dale Burdett
12 Dale Burdett Lancaster County A County Sampler
Soft cover Very Good Book 
Craft booklet. Burdett Publications, 1987. In very good condition. Lots of minis can be made from the sampler design, too! 
Price: 8.00 USD
Snorty and the Bullfrogs, Evelyn Koontz Evans
13 Evelyn Koontz Evans Snorty and the Bullfrogs
Soft cover Very Good Book 
Softcover. Published and copyrighted by the H & C Hereford Farm. In very good condition, name, number and ink mark on front cover. Interior is clean and bright. An original story told by Charlie A. Koontz. The story of a bull. 
Price: 10.00 USD
The Lincoln New Mexico Story, F Stanley
14 F Stanley The Lincoln New Mexico Story
1964 Limited Soft cover Very Good Book Signed by Author(s)
Softcover, 26 pages. Self-published, 1964, limited to 400 copies. Signed by author. In very good condition, cover soiling, interior is bright and clean. This is not another attempt to fight the Lincoln County war. This is history of the local area, of which that was a small part. 
Price: 35.00 USD
Witness: At the Battle of Little Big Horn, Forrest, Earle R.
15 Forrest, Earle R. Witness: At the Battle of Little Big Horn
Monroe, Michigan, U.S.A. Monroe County Library System 1986 0940696118 / 9780940696112 Limited Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover, no DJ as issued. Monroe County Library System, 1986. #183 of 300 copies produced. 64 pages. In near fine condition, has mylar cover. The recollections of Edward D. Pigford, Richard A Roberts, Alexander McPeake, and others regarding the events of that day on that little hillside in southern Montana, June 25, 1876. Number Nine of the Monroe County Library System's Custeriana Monograph Series. 
Price: 100.00 USD
The Beef Bonanza, Gen. James S Brisbin
16 Gen. James S Brisbin The Beef Bonanza
University of Oklahoma 1959 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Small hardcover. University of Oklahoma Press, 1959, first printing. In near fine condition, DJ has minor edgewear, now in mylar cover. It was this book (first printed in 1882) that led to the great cattle herds on the Wyoming and Montana plains. The over-grazing coupled with the severe winter storms of the late 1880's eventually led to the Johnson County War. 
Price: 30.00 USD
Hands Up Twenty Years of Detective Life in the Mountains and on the Plains, General D J Cook
17 General D J Cook Hands Up Twenty Years of Detective Life in the Mountains and on the Plains
University of Oklahoma 1958 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. In near fine condition, one small soil mark on top outside book pages. DJ is very good, has some wear, now in mylar. "Never hit a prisoner over the head with your pistol, because you may afterwards want to use your weapon and find it disabled." Dave Cook was a soldier, city marshal of Denver, sheriff of Arapahoe County, United States marshal, major general of Colorado militia, and founder and chief of the Rocky Mountain Detective Agency. 
Price: 30.00 USD
Wyoming Flames of '92 Official Communications During the Johnson County Cattle War, George D Heald
18 George D Heald Wyoming Flames of '92 Official Communications During the Johnson County Cattle War
Self-published 1972 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Oversized hardcover, no DJ. In near fine condition, tiny soil mark on bottom of outside book pages, spine ends lightly bumped, pages toning. In mylar cover. Photographic reproduction of copies of the original telegraphic correspondence from and to the State of Wyoming during the period of the Johnson County Invasion in April of 1892. 
Price: 150.00 USD
The Schoolma'am and the Saddle Tramp, George Wolstad
19 George Wolstad The Schoolma'am and the Saddle Tramp
1972 Limited Hardcover Very Good Fair Book Signed by Author(s)
Hardcover. Self-publishing, 1972, stated first edition, #361, no statement of total number printed. In very good condition, with fair DJ, has chips and pieces missing on edges, now in mylar. Author signed on front endpapers. Family history based on life around Sidney, Montana. 
Price: 30.00 USD
The War on Powder River The History of an Insurrection, Helena Huntington Smith
20 Helena Huntington Smith The War on Powder River The History of an Insurrection
McGraw-Hill 1966 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. In very good condition, minor spotting on top page edges. DJ is good, has minor chipping and creasing a 3/4 inch closed tear at top of rear panel, price has been clipped, now in mylar cover. A very good account of the events that led to the Johnson County War (Wyoming), the invasion and the aftermath. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #2048. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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