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Frontier Historian : The Life & Work of Edward Everett Dale, Arrell M Gibson
1 Arrell M Gibson Frontier Historian : The Life & Work of Edward Everett Dale
Norman, OK, U.S.A. University of Oklahoma Press 1975 0806113057 / 9780806113050 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, ex-library. University of Oklahoma Press, 1975. In very good condition, usual library markings, a small spill on first few outside book pages. The life and work of Edward Everett Dale, a native Texan. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Land of Savagery, Land of Promise : The European Image of the American Frontier in the Nineteenth Century, Billington, Ray A.
2 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
 
 
Badge and Buckshot: Lawlessness in Old California, Boessenecker, John
3 Boessenecker, John Badge and Buckshot: Lawlessness in Old California
Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A. Univ of Oklahoma Pr 1988 0806120975 / 9780806120973 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. In near fine condition. Some of the characters mentioned in this book are: Ben Thorn, John C Boggs, Tom Bell, Rattlesnake Dick, Ben and Dudly Johnson, the Tulare Twins, Kid Thompson, Steve Venard, Bill Miner. 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
Montana's Righteous Hangmen: The Vigilantes in Action, Callaway, Llewellyn Link
4 Callaway, Llewellyn Link Montana's Righteous Hangmen: The Vigilantes in Action
Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A. Univ of Oklahoma Pr 1982 0806117281 / 9780806117287 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. Near fine condition, with a good DJ, has light soiling and a tear at the top of the spine. On the day Joseph A. Slade was hanged by the Montana Vigilantes, he carried the severed ears of one of his victims in his pocket. But he is also credited with efficiently organizing and managing the Overland state route and clearing its way of desperadoes. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Border Command General Phil Sheridan in the West, Carl Coke Rister
5 Carl Coke Rister Border Command General Phil Sheridan in the West
University of Oklahoma Press 1944 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. University of Oklahoma Press, 1944, stated first edition. In very good condition, light foxing and some paper removed with tag on endpapers, DJ is good price clipped and has come creases and chips, protected in mylar. This book covers the career of General Philip Sheridan after the Civil War in managing the Indian campaigns in the west. 
Price: 65.00 USD
 
 
Buckskin, Calico and Lace : Oklahoma's Territorial Women, Carlile, Glenda; Warren, Clifton (editor)
6 Carlile, Glenda; Warren, Clifton (editor) Buckskin, Calico and Lace : Oklahoma's Territorial Women
Oklahoma City, OK, U.S.A. Southern Hills Publishing Company 1990 0962821403 / 9780962821400 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book Signed by Author(s)
Trade paperback. Southern Hills Publishing, first, 1990. In very good condition, name marked out on fly leaf. Inscibed "Best Wishes" and signed by the author! The stories of Oklahoma's territorial women. 116 pages. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Cheyennes and Horse Soldiers: The 1857 Expedition and the Battle of Solomon's Fork, Chalfant, William Y.
7 Chalfant, William Y. Cheyennes and Horse Soldiers: The 1857 Expedition and the Battle of Solomon's Fork
Norman, OK, U.S.A. University of Oklahoma Press 1990 0806121947 / 9780806121949 Hardcover Very Good Book Roy Grinnell Signed by Author(s)
Hardcover. University of Oklahoma Press, second printing, 1990. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. In very good condition, edges lightly bumped, some minor pages soiling, DJ is very good, bottom of spine lightly bumped, protected by mylar cover. The first major battle between the US Army and the Cheyenne Indians took place on the south fork of teh Solomon River in present-day Kansas. It was the only large-unit sabre charge against the Plains tribes in a battle that was as much a clash of cultures as of cavalry and Cheyenne warriors. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
Dangerous Passage: The Santa Fe Trail and the Mexican War, Chalfant, William Y.
8 Chalfant, William Y. Dangerous Passage: The Santa Fe Trail and the Mexican War
Norman, OK, U.S.A. University of Oklahoma Press 1994 0806126132 / 9780806126135 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover with DJ in mylar. University of Oklahoma Press, 1994, first edition. In near fine condition. Americans in the mid 1840's, facing a nearly empty continent stretching to the West, saw it as their natural right, their "Manifest Destiny" to annex this land to the United States. The young country traveled to is "destiny" over a rough, rutted, dangerous road: The Santa Fe Trail. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
The Cowboy: Six-Shooters, Songs, and Sex, Charles Harris, Buck Rainey
9 Charles Harris, Buck Rainey The Cowboy: Six-Shooters, Songs, and Sex
University of Oklahoma Press 1976 0806113243 / 9780806113241 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback. University of Oklahoma Press, 1976. In very good condition, edges have been bumped, light cover soiling, covers are toning, interior is clean and bright. How cowboys lived, loved and died. How they fared when ranchers switched from running cattle to entertaining dudes, and what the media has made of them. Lots of illustrations. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
A Sketch of Sam Bass The Bandit, Charles L Martin
10 Charles L Martin A Sketch of Sam Bass The Bandit
University of Oklahoma 1956 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. In near fine condition with a very good DJ, has been price-clipped and has some edgewear, now in mylar. Sam Bass is perhaps the most notorious Texas outlaw of the 1870's. His brief criminal career lasted but four years, but he and his band robbed trains, stages, and stores from the Dakota Territory to the Mexican border. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
Cattle & Men, Charles Wayland Towne, Edward Norris Wentworth
11 Charles Wayland Towne, Edward Norris Wentworth Cattle & Men
University of Oklahoma First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book Signed by Author(s)
Hardcover, no DJ. University of Oklahoma, 1955, stated first edition. In near fine condition, corners lightly bumped. Signed: To Harvey McDougal with best wishes and heartiest greetings. Edward N. Wentworth, on front free endpaper. A comprehensive history of cattle and man's domestication of the bovine - from pre-historic times to modern times. Adams - Rampaging Herd #2318. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
The Toltecs, until the Fall of Tula, Davies, Nigel
12 Davies, Nigel The Toltecs, until the Fall of Tula
University of Oklahoma Press 1977 0806113944 / 9780806113944 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. Near fine condition, bookplate on back of front cover. DJ is very good, has light bumping at top spine. The Toltecs, a Postclassic people of Central Mexico, flourished from about AD 900 to AD 1179. The author sorts out what is fact, what may be fact, and what is pure legend. He also sets up a chronology of events in Toltec history. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
The Vigilantes of Montana, Dimsdale, Thomas
13 Dimsdale, Thomas The Vigilantes of Montana
Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A. Univ of Oklahoma Pr 1977 0806113790 / 9780806113791 Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Trade paperback. In near fine condition. Being a correct and impartial narrative of the chase, trial, capture and execution of Henry Plummer's notorious road agent band. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
Of the Night Wind's Telling Legends from the Valley of Mexico, E Adams Davis
14 E Adams Davis Of the Night Wind's Telling Legends from the Valley of Mexico
University of Oklahoma 1946 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. Near fine, small chip on bottom of front board, light soiling on top of book pages. DJ is good, has some chips and small ears and shows edgewear. Indian myths, Spanish tales, and more. Mexican folktales. 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
Cowboy Stuff, F W LaFrentz
15 F W LaFrentz Cowboy Stuff
G P Putnam 1928 Limited Hardcover Very Good Book Henry Ziegler Signed by Author(s)
Oversized hardcover, no DJ. Very good condition, board edges bumped and some color removed, back boards have some soiling, pages toning, text and illustrations are clear and bright. Brown paper covered boards, title block pasted to front cover, 49 illustration plates, 49 poems, untrimmed pages. Author's Autograph Edition, limited edition of 500 numbered copies (this is number 131), signed by author, illustrator, and the publisher. Additional items with this copy: Signed letter from FWL, dated January 9, 1928, on water-makred American Surety Company stationary to a Mr. Herman J. Foleke of Oklahoma City asking him to subscribe to the publication of this book and stating that the Putnams will be remitting the proceeds to Lincoln Memorial University; a carbon copy of the reply to FWL dated January 13th, unsigned, but almost certainly from HJR stating he will "receive much pleasure" from the book and also stating some of his recollections of cowboys from when he first came to Oklahoma in 1900; signed note of FWL personal stationary, dated January 17, 1928 to HJR thanking him for subscribing to the book and also commenting "I have read your letter with real pleasure" handwritten on the otherwise typed note; "Excerpts from Publisher's Forward" by George Haven Putnam; "Excerpts from Introduction" by Chancellor John Wesley Hill (Lincoln Memorial University, Cumberland Gap, Tennessee). This book is item number 1295 in Adam's Rampaging Herd, with the comment "Although it is against my policy to poetry in this work, the above item is such a collector's item that it deserves a space here." 
Price: 750.00 USD
 
 
A World Explorer Francisco Coronado, Faith Yingling Knoop
16 Faith Yingling Knoop A World Explorer Francisco Coronado
Hardcover Good Fair Book 
Hardcover, ex-library. Garrard Publishing, 1967. In good condition, usual library markings, a few pages have some soiling from fingers. DJ is fair, had coffee spilled on it - the book is not marked. They traveled north from Mexico City through parts of today's Texas, Oklahoma, and Kansas. 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
From the High Plains, Fischer, John
17 Fischer, John From the High Plains
Harper & Row 1978 0060112697 / 9780060112691 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book Paul Laune 
Hardcover. Harper & Row, 1978, first edition. In near fine condition, DJ is price clipped, in mylar cover. An account of the hard men, high-spirited women - and a few rascals - who settled the last frontier of the Old West. An informal history of the High Plains of Texas and Oklahoma. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
The Western Peace Officer A Legacy of Law and Order, Frank Richard Prassel
18 Frank Richard Prassel The Western Peace Officer A Legacy of Law and Order
University of Oklahoma 1981 Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. In near fine condition. DJ is in mylar. The peace officer of the old west was no better or worse than any other resident of the town. His work was routine. But the media changed that. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Pony Tracks, Frederic Remington
19 Frederic Remington Pony Tracks
University of Oklahoma 1964 Hardcover Near Fine Fair Book 
Hardcover. University of Oklahoma Press, 1964, third printing. In near fine condition, with a fair DJ, lots of edgewear, price clipped, some chipping and tearing. Includes 64 black and white illustrations by Remington. He loved horses! From hunting trips in Chihuahua to the startling feats of horsemanship of cavalry troops in the Sierras. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Preserving the Great Plains and Rocky Mountains, Freed, Elaine
20 Freed, Elaine Preserving the Great Plains and Rocky Mountains
Washington, D.C., U.S.A. Natl Trust for Historic 1992 0826313051 / 9780826313058 First Edition Hardcover Fine Book 
Oversized hardcover. Fine condition. Stated first edition. Areas covered: New Mexico, Colorado, Texas, Oklahoma, North and South Dakota, Kansas, Nebraska, and Wyoming. The first part focuses on the vernacular architecture of the region, the tradition of Native American and Spanish dwellings that Anglo settlers found, and the first makeshift, sometimes mobile structures they built, including trading posts, mills and mining camps, forts and ranches. The second part focuses on historic preservation. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
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