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The American Way West, Franck, Irene M.; Brownstone, David M.
121 Franck, Irene M.; Brownstone, David M. The American Way West
New York, New York, U.S.A. Facts on File 1991 0816018804 / 9780816018802 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. Facts on File, 1991, first edition. In near fine condition, DJ covered in mylar. The Mohawk Trail, The Mississippi River, the Santa Fe Trail and the Chihuahua Trail, the Oregon and California Trails. Adapted from To the Ends of the Earth. A Volume in the Trade and Travel Routes Series. Maps, bibliographical references and index. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
With Pen and Pencil on the Frontier in 1851, Frank Blackwell Mayer
122 Frank Blackwell Mayer With Pen and Pencil on the Frontier in 1851
Minnesota Historical Society 1932 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, no DJ. Minnesota Historical Society, 1932, Volume 1 of the Narratives and Documents published by the society. In very good condition, light bumping and minor page edge soiling. Mayer portrays Indian life at Kaposia and glances at Fort Snelling, but his most memorable entries and sketches were made at Traverse des Sioux, crowded in the summer of 1851 with Indians, half breeds, and whites. The Diary and Sketches of Frank Blackwell Mayer. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
William C Moore Good Guy or Outlaw Bill?, Frank H Slaven Jr
123 Frank H Slaven Jr William C Moore Good Guy or Outlaw Bill?
Self Published 1996 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book Signed by Author(s)
Oversized hardcover, no DJ, ex-library. In near fine condition except for the library markings. Signed by author on title page. Charlie Siringo's stories about Billy the Kid got "taller" every time he told them. Bill Moore got sucked into the vortex of the Billy the Kid phenomenon. But was he really an outlaw? 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Poems of Ten Thousand Yesterdays, Frank L Turner
124 Frank L Turner Poems of Ten Thousand Yesterdays
Self Published Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Softcover, 16 pages. Near fine condition. Circa 1985. Poems written from true experiences as a young cowboy from Kansas during his homesteading days in the Big Horn Mountains of Wyoming in the 1930's. Ten Thousand Yesterdays, The Devil's Sheep, R C's Burro, The Lonely Cabin, The Kentucky Hobo, 'Till the End of Time, My Destiny, Our Great Old West, The Old Green Frog, Frank's No. 2 Tub. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
The Western Peace Officer A Legacy of Law and Order, Frank Richard Prassel
125 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
 
 
The Life, Times & Treacherous Death of Jesse James, Frank Triplett
126 Frank Triplett The Life, Times & Treacherous Death of Jesse James
Konecky & Konecky 1568521774 / 9781568521770 Hardcover As New Book 
Hardcover. As new. Said to be an authentic reprint of the long suppressed 1882 edition. This account depended heavily on testimony from Jesse's wife and mother and was originally published the month following his death. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Pony Express (America in the Making), Fred Reinfeld
127 Fred Reinfeld Pony Express (America in the Making)
MacMillan Company 1966 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 
Hardcover. Name blacked out on front fly leaf, pages toning. DJ has a small tear at top right and shows edgewear. A true-life adventure story of the Old West in the days when Buffalo Bill Cody rode for the Pony Express. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
128 Frederic Remington Frederic Remington's Own West
The Dial Press 1960 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book Frederic Remington 
Hardcovre. Small stain on front end papers and rear end papers have a small amount of foxing (appears to be from glue). Two red letters on page edges at top by spine. Interior is bright and clean. Lovely photos of Remington's work and authentic tales of cowboy days. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Fur Trade and Empire: George Simpson's Journal, Frederick Merk
129 Frederick Merk Fur Trade and Empire: George Simpson's Journal
Belknap Press 1968 Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover, no DJ, in mylar cover. Belknap Press, 1968, revised edition. In near fine condition, minor bumping to corners, small mark on rear end paper. Remarks connected with the fur trade in the course of a voyage from York Factory to Fort George and back to York Factory 1824-25, with related documents. Double-spread map depicts North America, circa 1820s-30s, showing the various adminstrative districts of the Hudson's Bay Company. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
Children of the Wild West, Freedman, Russell
130 Freedman, Russell Children of the Wild West
Wilmington, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Houghton Mifflin 1983 0899191436 / 9780899191430 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Oversized hardcover, ex-library. Clarion Books, 1983. In very good condition, minimal library marks, in mylar cover. Filld with photos of children during the days of cross-country immigration and cultural blending. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
Following the Frontier with F Jay Haynes Pioneer Photographer of the Old West, Freeman Tilden
131 Freeman Tilden Following the Frontier with F Jay Haynes Pioneer Photographer of the Old West
First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Fair Book 
Hardcover. Alfred A Knopf, 1964, stated first edition. In near fine condition, edges lightly bumped. DJ is fair, has chips and some pieces missing at edges, now in mylar cover. Signed inscription on the front endpaper to Dean Krakel, from Angus Cameron (Senior Editor at Knopf), dated 10/5/64. Haynes literally followed the working frontier - from a tiny shop in Moorehead, Minnesota to his Palace Studio Car, which pulled in on many a newly laid railroad spur in the Dakota and Montana territories. He photographed sodbusters, miners, freighters and bull teams, and cowboys working cattle on the range. 
Price: 125.00 USD
 
 
Day by Day, Gal, Susan
132 Gal, Susan Day by Day
Westminster, MD, U.S.A. Random House Children's Books 2012 037586959X / 9780375869594 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 
Picture book. Mile by mile, pigs motor west. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
Wide Skies: Finding a Home in the West, Gary Holthaus
133 Gary Holthaus Wide Skies: Finding a Home in the West
Tucson, Arizona, U.S.A. Univ of Arizona Pr 1997 0816516731 / 9780816516735 First Edition Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Trade paperback. Near fine condition, remainder mark on outside page edges. Travel the lands and enter the lives of people in small towns and on ranches all over the West from Utah to Oregon to Alaska. 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
Hands Up Twenty Years of Detective Life in the Mountains and on the Plains, General D J Cook
134 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
135 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
 
 
Sagebrush Trails, George Donaldson
136 George Donaldson Sagebrush Trails
Quick Printing Co 1952 First Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book H B Crawford 
Spiralbound softcover, with stiff pictorial boards. Very good condition, cover edges bumped. The early days of the west when the country was free of wire fences and the horse was the only means of transportation. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
The Badman of the West, George Hendricks
137 George Hendricks The Badman of the West
The Naylor Company 1959 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. In very good condition, bookplate on front endpaper, with a good DJ, has edgewear and soiling, and a small piece missing on bottom rear panel, now in mylar cover. More than 250 notorious characters and what made them that way. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #969. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
The Schoolma'am and the Saddle Tramp, George Wolstad
138 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 Wentletrap Trap, George, Jean Craighead; Shimin, Symeon
139 George, Jean Craighead; Shimin, Symeon The Wentletrap Trap
New York, New York, U.S.A. Dutton Childrens Books 1977 0525423109 / 9780525423102 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book Symeon Simon 
Hardcover. Dutton, 1977, first editiion. In near fine condition, with a very good DJ. Dennis Paw tells him to catch a wentletrap so he can swap it for everything he needs. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
Stories About the Old West, Gertrude Lutz
140 Gertrude Lutz Stories About the Old West
Self Published 1982 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Softcover. In very good condition. A collection of stories about the Old West and Fort Fetterman. A unique look at western family life. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
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