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The Old Ones of New Mexico, Coles, Robert
21 Coles, Robert The Old Ones of New Mexico
University of New Mexico Press 1973 0826303013 / 9780826303011 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Oversized hardcover. Near fine condition with a good DJ, has some chips, tears and soiling, top of front cover is taped. Photographs and stories: some extraordinary old people talk about themselves and their lives in rural northern New Mexico. These are poor people, but happy people. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Four and Twenty Photographs: Stories from Behind the Lens, Craig Varjabedian
22 Craig Varjabedian Four and Twenty Photographs: Stories from Behind the Lens
U.S.A. University of New Mexico Press 2007 0826340946 / 9780826340948 1st Edition Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book 
Softcover. Near fine condition, seventh printing. Mr. Varjabedian shares his innermost thoughts about his photographs and tells you why he took them. Beautiful photography. Text by Robin Jones. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Pecos Ruins: Geology Archaeology History and Prehistory, David Grant Noble
23 David Grant Noble Pecos Ruins: Geology Archaeology History and Prehistory
Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.A. Ancient City Press 1993 0941270769 / 9780941270762 First Thus Soft cover Fine Book 
Oversized softcover. Fine condition. First Ancient City Press edition. 27 pages filled with photos, illusrations and maps about northern New Mexico. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Salinas: Archaeology, History, Prehistory, David Grant Noble
24 David Grant Noble Salinas: Archaeology, History, Prehistory
Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.A. Ancient City Press 1993 0941270785 / 9780941270786 First Thus Soft cover Fine Book 
Oversized softcover. Fine condition. First Ancient City Press edition. History of central New Mexico, lots of photos and illustrations, 32 pages. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
The Toltecs, until the Fall of Tula, Davies, Nigel
25 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
 
 
Behind Adobe Walls: The Hidden Homes and Gardens of Santa Fe and Taos, Dennis, Landt
26 Dennis, Landt Behind Adobe Walls: The Hidden Homes and Gardens of Santa Fe and Taos
U.S.A. Chronicle Books 1997 0811811646 / 9780811811644 Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book 
Softcover, near fine condition. Second printing. Has Sept. 98, Welcome to the Land of Enchantment, Lise & Laudt Dennis inscribed on half-title page. Nothing to indicate who wrote it, it's all in one hand. Photographs by Lisl, text by Landt. Take a home tour of Sante Fe and Taos. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Deric With The Indians, Deric Nusbaum
27 Deric Nusbaum Deric With The Indians
G P Putnam's Sons 1927 Hardcover Good Book 
Hardcover, no DJ. G P Putnam's, 1927, second printing. In good condition. cover shows wear, front almost completely separated, owner markings on front end paper. Text block and illustrations is clean and bright and has very interesting photos of the Indians met during his travels. Deric, son of archaeologist Jesse Nusbaum, recounts his visits with the Indians of the 4-corner states; Utah, Colorado, Arizona, and New Mexico. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Taos: A Memory, Dewitt, Miriam Hapgood
28 Dewitt, Miriam Hapgood Taos: A Memory
Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A. Univ of New Mexico Pr 1992 082631385X / 9780826313850 Hardcover As New Book 
Hardcover. As new. In 1929, 23 year old Miriam Hapgood who had never been west of Nw York, came to Taos, New Mexico, to visit Mabel Dodge Luhan. She also met Georgia O'Keefe, John Marin, and Leopold Stokowski during the years she lived there. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
The Road West, Dodge, Bertha S.
29 Dodge, Bertha S. The Road West
Albuquerque, NM, U.S.A. University of New Mexico Press 1980 0826305261 / 9780826305268 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. University of New Mexico Press, 1980. In very good condition, DJ is good , has water spot on front cover and small tear at top of back cover. Saga of the 35th Parallel. From a notation in 1605 to the dramatic opening and settling of the Southwest from 1540 and 1861. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
I Never Rode Alone, Dr Lindley J Stiles
30 Dr Lindley J Stiles I Never Rode Alone
Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Trade paperback. Printline, 1998, second edition. In near fine condition. My Boyhood on New Mexico Cattle Ranch. Life wasn't boring on a cattle ranch! 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Of the Night Wind's Telling Legends from the Valley of Mexico, E Adams Davis
31 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
 
 
Colorado And Homes in the New West, E R Emmet
32 E R Emmet Colorado And Homes in the New West
Lee and Shepard 1880 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, no DJ, mylar cover. Lee and Shepard, 1880, first edition thus. In very good condition, moderate bumping to corners, small areas rubbed through on bottom edges, minor soiling on some pages, light creasing to about the final 20 pages, front hinge is just beginning to crack, outside page edges toning. Overall book is quite solid and text/illustrations are, for the most part, bright and clean. An early treatise seeking to encourage settlement of the West, especially Colorado, written by the then President of Colorado College. Discussions of mining, grazing, timber, climate schenery, etc. Also some discussion of New Mexico, Arizona, Utah and the Mormons, Idaho, Montana, The Black Hills, and Wyoming. 
Price: 150.00 USD
 
 
The Happy Man, Easton, Robert
33 Easton, Robert The Happy Man
University of New Mexico Press 1977 0826304583 / 9780826304582 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback. Very good condition, light cover wear. Introduction by Jack Schaefer. First published in 1943. The author's own experiences as a ranch hand in the Sacramento River Delta country northeast of San Francisco. 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
The Place, Elizabeth Coatsworth
34 Elizabeth Coatsworth The Place
Hardcover Very Good Book Marjorie Auerbach 
Pictoral hardcover, ex-library. Holt Rinehart & Winston, 1965. In very good condition, usual library markings. Ellen's father goes to Mexico on an archeological dig and she goes with him. She makes new friends and is allowed to see a special place - but she must keep it secret from her father. 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
Hot Biscuits: Eighteen Stories by Women and Men of the Ranching West, Evans, Max; Moulton, Candy
35 Evans, Max; Moulton, Candy Hot Biscuits: Eighteen Stories by Women and Men of the Ranching West
Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A. Univ of New Mexico Pr 2002 082632889X / 9780826328892 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. University of New Mexico Press, 2002, stated first edition. In very good condition. An anthology of Western stories. Most stories have biscuits in them because it was a cowboy staple! 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
The Lincoln New Mexico Story, F Stanley
36 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
 
 
A World Explorer Francisco Coronado, Faith Yingling Knoop
37 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
 
 
Military Escorts on Santa Fe Trail, Fred S Perrine
38 Fred S Perrine Military Escorts on Santa Fe Trail
Soft cover Very Good Book 
Two softcover booklets, first 43 pages, second covers 265-300 pages. University of New Mexico, 1927/28. In very good condition, cover edges are creased, pages are toning. Reprints from The New Mexico Historical Review, Vol. II, Nos. 2-3, April, July, 1927, and Vol. III, No. 3, July 1928. History, covering three decades, of the military mission to protect travel, and commerce, along the Santa Fe Trail. 
Price: 100.00 USD
 
 
Pony Tracks, Frederic Remington
39 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
 
 
Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico Two Volume Set, Frederick Webb Hodge
40 Frederick Webb Hodge Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico Two Volume Set
Rowman and Littlefield 1965 Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover, no DJ, two volumes. Rowman and Littlefield, 1965, Smithsonian Institution, Bulletin of American Ethnology, Bulletin 30. In very good condition, light edgewear on the spine and corners, some light soiling on outside pages, and nice bright clean text and photos inside. A very nice reference copy of all the types of Indian Tribes north of Mexico. 972 pages in Volume 1 and 1,221 pages in Volume 2. The peoples, their culture, art, customs, languages and homelands. 
Price: 165.00 USD
 
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