The Book Faerie

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
 
Gift Cards Available
Checkout a Gift Card


 
IOBA Member

We are IOBA Members

 
 
 

Search

Click on Title to view full description

 
The Brand Book of the Wyoming Westerners
1 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
 
 
Shelf Ice, Aaron Stander
2 Aaron Stander Shelf Ice
Writers & Editors 2010 0978573234 / 9780978573232 1st Edition Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book 
Trade paperback. 4th in the series about Sheriff Ray Elkins. He's investigating a home invasion murder. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Long Dark Road: Bill King And Murder In Jasper, Texas, Ainslie, Ricardo C.
3 Ainslie, Ricardo C. Long Dark Road: Bill King And Murder In Jasper, Texas
Austin, Texas, U.S.A. Univ of Texas Pr 2004 0292705743 / 9780292705746 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, ex-library. University of Texas Press, 2004, stated first edition. James Byrd Jr was dragged to his death behind a pickup truck one summer night in 1998 - it was a hate crime. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
A Murder in Our Town, Arthur Herzog
4 Arthur Herzog A Murder in Our Town
iUniverse Star 2007 1583482970 / 9781583482971 Soft cover As New Book 
Trade paperback. iUniverse Star, 2007, reprint. As new, edges lightly bumped. A true crime story of rich and poor, murder and retribution in a town rooted in self-denial. A "bad" family that never got any better. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
When Falcons Fall, C. S. Harris
5 C. S. Harris When Falcons Fall
New Amer Library Trade 2016 0451471164 / 9780451471161 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. He went to friend's funeral but is asked to help with a potential murder case... 
Price: 18.00 USD
 
 
Cobwebs: A Suspense Novel, Coley, Mary
6 Coley, Mary Cobwebs: A Suspense Novel
U.S.A. Wheatmark 2013 1627870199 / 9781627870191 Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book Signed by Author(s)
Trade paperback. Near fine condition. Her aunt is near death and calls her home. She tells her that her entire life was a sham. While she's trying to figure out what she means, someone tries to kill her aunt. What could be important enough for murder? 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Ice Claw, David Gilman
7 David Gilman Ice Claw
Delacorte Press 2010 0385735618 / 9780385735612 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover with DJ. Near fine condition. Sequel to The Devil's Breath. Danger Zone Series. French Pyrenees, murder, alone with no friends, will Max survive? 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Frame Up, Dobbyn, John F.
8 Dobbyn, John F. Frame Up
Ipswich, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Oceanview Pub 2010 1933515635 / 9781933515632 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. In the wake of his best friend's murder, Michael Knight will be drawn into a deadly, high-stakes art fraud case that could cost him his life. 
Price: 18.00 USD
 
 
Murder Up My Sleeve, Erle Stanley Gardner
9 Erle Stanley Gardner Murder Up My Sleeve
The World Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. Tower Books Edition, second printing, 1945. In very good condition, pages tanning, DJ is good, shows some wear and soiling. Murder in China Town starring a young lawyer named Terry Clane. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Death at Pullman, Frances McNamara
10 Frances McNamara Death at Pullman
Allium Press of Chicago 2011 0984067698 / 9780984067695 Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book 
Trade paperback. An Emily Cabot mystery. George Pullman created an ideal community for his railroad car workers. But when murder and bomb plot are exposed, it becomes apparent not everything is ideal. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
The Art of Political Murder: Who Killed the Bishop?, Francisco Goldman
11 Francisco Goldman The Art of Political Murder: Who Killed the Bishop?
New York, New York, U.S.A. Grove Pr 2007 0802118283 / 9780802118288 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. Grove Press, 2007, first edition. In very good condition, corners of book lightly bumped. On a Sunday night in April, 1998, Bishop Juan Gerardi was visciously bludgeoned to death in his parish house garage in Guatemala City. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Tracks To Murder, Goodman, Jonathan
12 Goodman, Jonathan Tracks To Murder
Ashland, Ohio, U.S.A. Kent State Univ Pr 2005 0873388259 / 9780873388252 First Edition Soft cover As New Book 
Trade paperback. Kent State University, 2005, first. As new. A witty and informative look at classic American murder cases by a prize-winning English crime historian. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
DEAD....If Only (Alvarez Family Murder Mysteries) (Volume 4), Haven, Heather
13 Haven, Heather DEAD....If Only (Alvarez Family Murder Mysteries) (Volume 4)
U.S.A. Wives Of Bath Press, The 2014 0989226557 / 9780989226554 1st Edition Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book 
Trade paperback, near fine condition. A man who should be dead isn't and Lee Alvarez's very pregnant sister-in-law is about to be charged with a murder he did... 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Range Murder:  How the Red Sash Gang Dry-Gultched Deputy United States Marshall George Wellman, Herber O Brayer
14 Herber O Brayer Range Murder: How the Red Sash Gang Dry-Gultched Deputy United States Marshall George Wellman
Evanston, IL Branding Iron Press 1955 Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book 
Small softcover, stapled at spine. Says Limited Number Edition with no number. A vignette of the Johnson County War in Wyoming. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
The American Café, Hoklotubbe, Sara Sue
15 Hoklotubbe, Sara Sue The American Café
Tucson, AZ, U.S.A. University of Arizona Press 2011 0816529221 / 9780816529223 1st Edition Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book 
Trade paperback. Sadie Walela is back she's pursuing her childhood dream of owning a restaurant. A mysterious Creek Indian, a corrupt police chief, an angry Marine home from Iraq, the victims grieving sister and an alcoholic niece all mix in this murder as well as Sadie. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Worst Case, James Patterson, Michael Ledwidge
16 James Patterson, Michael Ledwidge Worst Case
Little Brown 2010 0316036226 / 9780316036221 Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. Near fine condition, second printing. Only Detective Michael Bennett can stop the most ingenious killer in New York history. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Murder Gives a Lovely Light, John Stephen Strange
17 John Stephen Strange Murder Gives a Lovely Light
P F Collier & Son Company 1941 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, no DJ. Very good condition, wear on ends of spine, pages toning. A Crime Club selection. Sam Rede was poisoned. Which member of the household had done it? 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
The Pleasures of Murder, Jonathan Goodman
18 Jonathan Goodman The Pleasures of Murder
0850315123 / 9780850315127 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. Carol Publishing Group, 1990, first. In near fine condition. 19 classic true murder stories. An anthology. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
American Scoundrel: The Life of the Notorious Civil War General Dan Sickles, Keneally, Thomas
19 Keneally, Thomas American Scoundrel: The Life of the Notorious Civil War General Dan Sickles
New York, New York, U.S.A. Doubleday 2002 0385501390 / 9780385501392 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, ex-library. Doubleday, 2002, first. In very good condition, usual library markings. A powerful mid-nineteenth-century politician and inveterate womanizer who got away with murder - literally! 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Going to Meet a Man: Denver's Last Legal Public Execution, 27 July 1886, King, William M.
20 King, William M. Going to Meet a Man: Denver's Last Legal Public Execution, 27 July 1886
Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A. Univ Pr of Colorado 1990 0870811894 / 9780870811890 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 
Hardcover. Near fine condition. Andrew Green, a 25 year-old black man confessed to murder. But it made Colorado people wonder as to whether Green received a fair trail because of racial and class-based prejudice. It also spurred legislation banning public executions in the state. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
  1  2  NEXT >  


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@BookFaerie.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie