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Rayburn's Ozark Guide
1 Rayburn's Ozark Guide
Soft cover Very Good Book 
Softcover. Stapled booklet, Lonsdale, Arkansas, Autumn 1945. Vol. III, No. 2, Whole Number 11. In very good condition, upper left corner of front cover missiing, pages yellowing, some foxing on cover. A unqiue piece of memorbilia full of local history, poems, letters, a story, advertisements, and other memories of a time gone by in a place that no longer exists in the same way. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Ruth Laws Assembly Rainbow Cook Book
2 Ruth Laws Assembly Rainbow Cook Book
Soft cover Very Good Book 
Spiralbound softcover. Self published, 1963. In very good condition. A cookbook full of American recipes from the local New Mexico Rainbow Girls Group, Ruth Laws Assembly #55. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
The Brand Book of the Wyoming Westerners
3 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
 
 
The Mousehunter, Alex Milway
4 Alex Milway The Mousehunter
Little Brown & Co 2008 0316024546 / 9780316024549 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. Near fine condition. Emiline is a mousekeeper, and works for a collector, so she's had lots of opportunities to find out just how many varieties there are and how to handle them. Her great adventure begins when the collector sends a local sea captain after the legendary mousehunter pirate, Captain Mousebeard. She overhears the mission being given, and begs to go on the journey. While surprised the collector lets her, she's thrilled and ready to go the next morning. However, the journey is not an easy one - she has to do her part on the ship. And then the mission turns out to be a lie and everything gets scrambled. When she realizes her boss sent her on the mission expecting her to die, she decides to fight back. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Alik the Detective, Anatoli Aleksin
5 Anatoli Aleksin Alik the Detective
0688321178 / 9780688321178 Hardcover Good Book 
Hardcover, ex-library. William Morrow, 1977. In good+ condition, usual library markings, boards show wear. Translation from the Russian by Bonnie Carey. Six schoolchildren form a club in honor of a local author, and set out on a visit to the scene of one his stories - and run into a mystery! 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
Bemba, Andree Clair
6 Andree Clair Bemba
Soft cover Very Good Book Harper Johnnson 
Trade paperback. Voyager, 1962. In very good condition, name and date on half-title page, pages yellowing. An African adventure with the local witch doctor! 
Price: 5.00 USD
 
 
A Treasury of American Folklore Stories Ballads and Traditions of the People, B A Botkin
7 B A Botkin A Treasury of American Folklore Stories Ballads and Traditions of the People
Crown Publishers 1944 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, no DJ, ex-library. Very good condition, minor library markings, back endpaper missing. Twenty-second printing, 1960. Backwoods Boasters, Pseudo Bad Men, Killers, Free Lances, Miracle Men, Patron Saints, Tall Talk, The Sky's the Limit, Local Cracks and Slams, Pranks and Tricks, Humerous Anecdotes and Jests, Yarns and Tall Tales, From the Liar's Bench, Animal Tales, Nursery Tales, Witch Tales, Ghost Tales, Devil Tales, Queer Tales, Play Rhymes and Catch Colloquies, Singing and Play-Party Games, Ballads and Songs. 932 pages. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
Land of Savagery, Land of Promise : The European Image of the American Frontier in the Nineteenth Century, Billington, Ray A.
8 Billington, Ray A. Land of Savagery, Land of Promise : The European Image of the American Frontier in the Nineteenth Century
Norman, OK, U.S.A. University of Oklahoma Press 1985 0806119292 / 9780806119298 Soft cover Good Book 
Trade paperback. University of Oklahoma Press, 1985, first printing. In good condition, cover edgewear. America was both a land of savagery, where personal justice ruled and life was of brief duration, and a land of promise, where prosperity and liberty awaited Europe's downtrodden. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Outlaws of the Old West, Carl W Breihan
9 Carl W Breihan Outlaws of the Old West
Bonanza 1957 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. In very good condition, top of spine bumped, small paper stain at top of front endpaper. DJ is good, has light foxing on front and back, in mylar protector now. Jesse James, the Younger brothers, Billy the Kid, Sam Bass, the Daltons, and more. Author researched old newspaper files, city records and local museums to write this book. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Tom Taylor's Civil War (Modern War Studies), Castel, Albert
10 Castel, Albert Tom Taylor's Civil War (Modern War Studies)
Lawrence, KS, U.S.A. University Press of Kansas 2004 0700610499 / 9780700610495 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. University of Kansas, 2004, first edition. In near fine condition, name and address written on front fly leaf. A young Ohio lawyer, Thomas Taylor was a junior officer who fought under Sherman at Vicksburg and Chattanooga and on the march through Georgia. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Wild Man of the Woods (Viking Kestrel Novels Ser.), Clark, Joan
11 Clark, Joan Wild Man of the Woods (Viking Kestrel Novels Ser.)
New York, NY, U.S.A. Penguin Putnam Books for Young Readers 1986 0670800155 / 9780670800155 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, ex-library. Viking Kestrel, 1985. In very good condition, with usual library markings. Stephen, a city boy, comes to stay with his country cousin, Louie, and is having a great time hiking, canoeing, camping and swimming. But then the local bullies decide to give them a bad time. And they decide to get even - and it gets worse! Stephen meets Angus, a mysterious Indian mask carver - and then he finds out the masks have powers! 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Where Is My Wandering Boy Tonight?, David Wagoner
12 David Wagoner Where Is My Wandering Boy Tonight?
Farrar, Straus, & Giroux 1970 Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. Near fine condition, outside page edges lightly soiled, slight spine slant. DJ is good, minor edgewear, lightly soiled, now in mylar cover. When the Judge skips town without advanced notice, he leaves 17-year-old Jackson with title to half the town (including an interest in both the local bank and the local whorehouse), along with a book entitled What Every Young Man Should Know. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Shoal of Time : A History of the Hawaiian Islands, Daws, Gavan
13 Daws, Gavan Shoal of Time : A History of the Hawaiian Islands
Honolulu, HI, U.S.A. University of Hawaii Press 1974 0824803248 / 9780824803247 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback. University of Hawaii Press, 1974. In very good condition, light staining on bottom of outside book pages. Starting with the Western discovery of the islands in 1778, on through the days of whalers, the missionary period, the plantation era with its vast numbers of Oriental immigrants, to the fall of the Hawaiian monarchy, annexation by the US and on to statehood. 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
Shoal of Time : A History of the Hawaiian Islands, Daws, Gavan
14 Daws, Gavan Shoal of Time : A History of the Hawaiian Islands
Honolulu, HI, U.S.A. University of Hawaii Press 1974 0824803248 / 9780824803247 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback. University of Hawaii Press, 1974. In very good condition, light cover wear and some foxing on outside top and bottom page edges. Starting with the Western discovery of the islands in 1778, on through the days of whalers, the missionary period, the plantation era with its vast numbers of Oriental immigrants, to the fall of the Hawaiian monarchy, annexation by the US and on to statehood. 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
The Lincoln New Mexico Story, F Stanley
15 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
 
 
This State of Wonders : The Letters of an Iowa Frontier Family, 1858-1861, Folmar, John K. (editor)
16 Folmar, John K. (editor) This State of Wonders : The Letters of an Iowa Frontier Family, 1858-1861
Iowa City, IA, U.S.A. University of Iowa Press 1986 0877451540 / 9780877451549 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. University of Iowa Press, 1986. In very good condition, inscription on front fly leaf. The letters of an Iowa frontier family. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
Jackson Hole, Frank Calkins
17 Frank Calkins Jackson Hole
Knopf 1973 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover with DJ in mylar. Knopf, 1973, stated first edition. In near fine condition, inscription on front endpaper. DJ is very good, two short rips and a crease at top of back panel. Our of his years exploring its ancient trails on horseback and afoot, out of his fascination with local archives, Calkins brings Jackson Hole alove. Indians, fur trappers, mountain men, and wilderness. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Begoso Cabin : A Pecos Country Retreat, Grana, Mari
18 Grana, Mari Begoso Cabin : A Pecos Country Retreat
University of New Mexico 1999 0826320988 / 9780826320988 First Edition Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Trade paperback. Near fine condition. Stated first edition. She purchases an abandoned sheepherder's cabin on 240 remote acres of land in northern New Mexico, and restores it. As she does she learns about the natural environment and the legendary local criminals and ancient land swindles. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Rio Grande, Harvey Fergusson
19 Harvey Fergusson Rio Grande
Alfred A Knopf 1936 Hardcover Fair Fair Book 
Hardcover. Alfred A Knopf, 1936, fourth printing. In very good condition, some water damage on top of book pages that has discolored a few about 1/8" - not overly noticeable. DJ is very chipped at edges and has some tears, in fair condition. Local New Mexico history and 18 photos, including the Taos Pueblo and Indians. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
The Bloody Bozeman : The Perilous Trail to Montana's Gold, Johnson, Dorothy M.
20 Johnson, Dorothy M. The Bloody Bozeman : The Perilous Trail to Montana's Gold
Blacklick, Ohio, U.S.A. McGraw-Hill Companies, The 0070325766 / 9780070325760 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. McGraw Hill, 1971, first. In very good condition, remainder mark, pages toning. DJ is good, darkening from age. From The American Trails series. Covers 1862 to 1868. Struggles against nature, of battles between red man and white, the discovery of gold, and the hanging of road agents by Vigilantes. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
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