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Cowboy Poetry, Colen H Sweeten Jr
1 Colen H Sweeten Jr Cowboy Poetry
Self Published 1989 Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Softcover, 60 pages. Near fine condition, second printing. Poetry from a southeast Idaho cowboy has been on the Elko Nevada program since 1984. Thirty five poems and illustrations by 12 artists. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Torn by Light: Selected Poems, De Longchamps, Joanne; Shaun Griffin
2 De Longchamps, Joanne; Shaun Griffin Torn by Light: Selected Poems
Reno, Nevada, U.S.A. Univ of Nevada Pr 1993 0874172179 / 9780874172171 First Edition Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Trade paperback. University of Nevada, first, 1993. In near fine condition. Rural west poetry from Nevada. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
History of the Sierra Nevada, Francis P Farquhar
3 Francis P Farquhar History of the Sierra Nevada
University of California Press 1965 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. University of California Press, 1965. Errata sheet laid in. In near fine condition, minor bumping to corners and spine ends. DJ is very good, minor chipping and creasing, minor fraying of edges, a few minor rips that have been tape-repaired by a previous owner, price has been clipped, book store decal on the inside of the back cover. The great snowy range of California has provided both challenge and fulfillment to generations of trappers, emigrants, engineers, sportsmen and tourists. 
Price: 100.00 USD
 
 
Bad Boys and Black Sheep: Fateful Tales from the West, Gish, Robert;Gish, Robert Franklin
4 Gish, Robert;Gish, Robert Franklin Bad Boys and Black Sheep: Fateful Tales from the West
Reno, Nevada, U.S.A. Univ of Nevada Pr 1996 0874172802 / 9780874172805 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback. Very good condition. First printing. Anthology of fictional stories set in the West. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
The West is Still Wild, Harry Carr
5 Harry Carr The West is Still Wild
Houghton Mifflin 1932 Hardcover Good Book Charles H Owens Signed by Author(s)
Hardcover, no DJ. Houghton Mifflin, 1932. Signed by author on title page. In good condition, moderate bumping to corners and spine ends, sun-fading to spine and top edges, hinges are beginning to separate, light foxing on end papers, interior is clean and bright. Romance of the Past and Present. New Mexico, Arizona, California, Nevada, Colorado, Mexico. 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
War Chief Joseph, Helen Addison Howard, Dan L McGrath
6 Helen Addison Howard, Dan L McGrath War Chief Joseph
University of Nevada Press 1969 Soft cover Good Book 
Trade paperback. University of Nevada Press, sixth printing, copyright renewed 1969. In good condition, some cover wear, right bottom corner of cover creased, light soiling on outside book pages, half title page has owner's note and his name is stamped there as well as on back of front cover, and on the inside and outside of the back cover. Interior is clean and bright. He was a brilliant leader - here is the story of his fight against the whites in the last days of the Nez Perce's independence. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
The Downs, The Rockies and Desert Gold, Helen Downer Croft
7 Helen Downer Croft The Downs, The Rockies and Desert Gold
First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, ex-library. Caxton Printers, 1961, first edition. In very good condition, usual library markings. The story of Thomas Downer and his family in Colorado and Nevada. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Journey Through the Rocky Mountains and the Humboldt Mountains to the Pacific Ocean, Jacob H Schiel
8 Jacob H Schiel Journey Through the Rocky Mountains and the Humboldt Mountains to the Pacific Ocean
First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book Joe Beeler 
Hardcover, DJ in mylar. University of Oklahoma, 1959. In very good condition, DJ and book end papers have light foxing. The journal of Jacob Schiel, a geologist who served in the capacity of surgeon to the Gunnison Expedition of 1853, tasked with finding a railroad route from Missouri to the Pacific. This journal covers 1853-1854. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Hardscrabble: A Narrative of the California Hill Country, Kunkler, Anita
9 Kunkler, Anita Hardscrabble: A Narrative of the California Hill Country
U.S.A. Univ of Nevada Pr 1993 0874170443 / 9780874170443 1st Edition Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book 
Trade paperback. A realistic look back at the old west as it was developing. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Bronc to Breakfast & Other Poems, Mike Logan
10 Mike Logan Bronc to Breakfast & Other Poems
Helena, Montana, U.S.A. Falcon Pr Pub Co 1988 0937959537 / 9780937959534 Soft cover Near Fine Book Signed by Author(s)
Trade paperback. Near fine condition, one small soil mark on bottom center of front cover. Signed and inscribed by author on front free endpaper. Mike has been a featured poet at teh National Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Elko, Nevada, at the Montana Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Big Timber, Montana, and at the first cowboy poetry gathering to be held in Canada, the Alberta Cowboy Poetry Gathering, in Pincher Creek, Alberta. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Western Poems, Olephia "Leafy" King
11 Olephia "Leafy" King Western Poems
Self Published 1966 Soft cover Near Fine Book Signed by Author(s)
Softcover, 40 pages. Near fine condition, second printing. Signed on title page by author. Nevada poetry. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Silver Kings, Oscar Lewis
12 Oscar Lewis Silver Kings
Alfred A Knopf 1947 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Fair Book 
Hardcover. Alfred A Knopf, 1947, first edition. In very good condtion, board edges are lightly worn and there is some minor dampstaining on them. Interior is clean and bright, some foxing on end papers. DJ is price clipped and in fair condition, has several chips and tears and a few small pieces missing, back panel has some foxing, in mylar cover now. The lives and times of Mackay, Fair, Flood, and O'Brien - Lords of the Nevada Comstock Lode. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
The Custer Reader, Paul Andrew Hutton
13 Paul Andrew Hutton The Custer Reader
Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.A. Univ of Nebraska Pr 1993 0803272421 / 9780803272422 Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Trade paperback. University of Nevada Press, 1993, second edition. In near fine condition. Numerous B & W photos and illustrations, bibliographical essay, index. Here is George Armstrong Custer as soon by himself, his contemporaries, and leading scholars. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Prospector, Cowhand, Sodbuster, Robert G Ferris
14 Robert G Ferris Prospector, Cowhand, Sodbuster
Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, no DJ. US Department of the Interior, 1967. In very good condition, light bumping on the corners. Historic places associated with the mining, ranching and farming frontiers in the trans-Mississippi west. Volume XI of the national survey of historic sites and buildings. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Ghost Towns of The American West, Robert Silverberg
15 Robert Silverberg Ghost Towns of The American West
Thomas Crowell 1968 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Fair Book Lorence Bjorklund 
Hardcover. Thomas Crowell, 1968, first edition. In very good condtion, minor bumping to spine ends and corners. DJ is fair, has quite a bit of edgewear and rubbing. Beautiful illustrations. The story of the American mining frontier can be traced in the ghost towns - from the camps of California's forty-niners to the twentieth century ruins in the Nevada desert. The ghost towns remain and their battered ruins testify that the legends are true, that behind the tall tales lies reality. 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
Reclaiming the Arid West: The Career of Francis G. Newlands, Rowley, William D.
16 Rowley, William D. Reclaiming the Arid West: The Career of Francis G. Newlands
Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.A. Indiana Univ Pr 1996 0253330025 / 9780253330024 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. Near fine condition, remainder mark on bottom outside of pages. Francis Newlands tried to irrigate the Nevada desert. And tried to deny suffrage to the African Americans. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Women of the Sierra, Seagraves, Anne
17 Seagraves, Anne Women of the Sierra
1990 0961908815 / 9780961908812 Soft cover Near Fine Book Signed by Author(s)
Trade paperback. Wesanne Publications, 1990. Signed by author on half-title page. In near fine condition. Includes stage-driver Charlotte "Charley" Parkhurst, Eleanora Dumont, a gambling lady, and Eliza Mott, Nevada's first schoolteacher. From doctor to innkeeper, these women helped tame the west. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
Preserving the Glory Days, Shawn Hall
18 Shawn Hall Preserving the Glory Days
University of Nevada Press 1999 0874173175 / 9780874173178 First Thus Soft cover As New Book Signed by Author(s)
Softcover. University of Nevada Press, 1999, first printing (stated), expanded from original 1981 copyright. Signed by author on half-title page. As new. Ghost towns and mining camps of Nye County. Includes 20 previously unlisted sites. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
The Runaways, Snyder, Zilpha Keatley
19 Snyder, Zilpha Keatley The Runaways
New York, New York, U.S.A. Yearling Books 2000 0440415128 / 9780440415121 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback. Dell Yearling, first, 2000 In very good condition, slight spine twist. Dani hates living in Nevada in the desert and wants to move back home to California. But her mother doesn't have a good enough job to pay for that. So she decides to runaway. 
Price: 5.00 USD
 
 
Paradise Valley, Valenti Angelo
20 Valenti Angelo Paradise Valley
Viking Press 1940 First Edition Hardcover Good Book Signed by Author(s)
Hardcover, no DJ, exlibrary. Viking Press, 1940, first. SIGNED by AUTHOR. In good condition, usual library markings. They lived in a caboose and his bedroom was the lookout tower. Mexican life in Nevada. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
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