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

 
My Girlhood Among Outlaws, Klasner, Lily
61 Klasner, Lily My Girlhood Among Outlaws
Tucson, Arizona, U.S.A. Univ of Arizona Pr 1972 0816503540 / 9780816503544 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback. Very good condition. Fourth printing, 1988. Born in Texas in 1862, she was only five when her family lost most of their provisions in an Indian raid while trekking to New Mexico; their ranch on the Pecos became a stopover for outlaws; and she assumed leadership of the family at thirteen when her father was murdered. 
Price: 18.00 USD
 
 
My Horse Can Outrun Your Horse: A History of Horse Racing in New Mexico as Experienced by the Author, Knott, J. E.
62 Knott, J. E. My Horse Can Outrun Your Horse: A History of Horse Racing in New Mexico as Experienced by the Author
El Paso, Texas, U.S.A. Mesa Pub Corp 1992 0962347124 / 9780962347122 First Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 
Trade paperback. Very good condition, cover has been rubbed and is missing a bit of color. A narrative history of horse racing in New Mexico with stories about racing at Tucumcari, State Fair, La Mesa Park, Ruidoso Downs, Farmington, Silver Park, Hot Springs, Sunland Park, and the Downs at Santa Fe and Albuquerque. Cover is actually a very light blue, although that doesn't show in the picture. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Ghosts and Mysteries of the Old West : True Accounts of New Mexico and the Old West, L'Aloge, Bob
63 L'Aloge, Bob Ghosts and Mysteries of the Old West : True Accounts of New Mexico and the Old West
Las Cruces, NM, U.S.A. Barbed Wire Publishing 1991 0962294055 / 9780962294051 Soft cover Very Good Book Kwiecinski, David (illustrator) 
Trade paperback. Yucca Tree Press, 1991. In very good condition, some soiling of outside pages, interior clean and bright. Signed: To Pearl, Happy Trails From the Pale Rider, Bob. True accounts of New Mexico and the Old West. 104 pages. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Sheriff William Brady, Tragic Hero of the Lincoln County War, Lavash, Donald R.
64 Lavash, Donald R. Sheriff William Brady, Tragic Hero of the Lincoln County War
Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.A. Sunstone Pr 1986 0865340641 / 9780865340640 First Edition Soft cover Near Fine Book Signed by Author(s)
Trade paperback. In near fine condition, minor edgewear. Signed by author on half-title page. In 1873, crime and violence were rampant in Lincoln County, New Mexico. Land fraud, cattle and horse stealing were common. Outlaws, including the Billy the Kid, swarmed in to join hands with dishonest citizens. Although Brady tried to stem the growing tide anarchy, his efforts ended when he was ambushed by Billy the Kid and his gang. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Cowboy Humor of Alfred Henry Lewis, Lewis, Alfred Henry
65 Lewis, Alfred Henry Cowboy Humor of Alfred Henry Lewis
Lincoln Herald Press 1988 0942936124 / 9780942936124 First Edition Soft cover Near Fine Book Frederic Remington 
Trade paperback. Near fine condition. Humorous stories by the author, a lawyer turned cowboy, who rode his way through Texas, New Mexico, and Arizona. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Reconstructing Prehistoric Pueblo Societies (School of America Research Adv. Seminar Ser.), Longacre, William A. (editor)
66 Longacre, William A. (editor) Reconstructing Prehistoric Pueblo Societies (School of America Research Adv. Seminar Ser.)
Albuquerque, NM, U.S.A. University of New Mexico Press 1972 0826302300 / 9780826302304 Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback. University of New Mexico Press, third printing, 1977. In very good condition, cover shows some wear. Edited by William A Longacre. This book demonstrates the application of new archeological techniques to a body of data. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Collecting Santa Fe Authors, Luther, T. N.
67 Luther, T. N. Collecting Santa Fe Authors
Sante Fe, NM, U.S.A. Ancient City Press 2002 1580960138 / 9781580960137 Limited Soft cover As New Book Marilyn Luther Signed by Author(s)
Tradepaper. As new. Edition limited to 500 paperback copies, of which this one is #116. Signed by author and illustrator both. Learn all about authors from the Santa Fe area of New Mexico. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Southwest Heritage A Literary History with Bibliography, Mabel Major, Rebecca W Smith T M Pearce
68 Mabel Major, Rebecca W Smith T M Pearce Southwest Heritage A Literary History with Bibliography
The University of New Mexico Press 1938 First Edition Hardcover Good Book 
Hardcover, no DJ. Good condition, board edges show heavy wear, spine is sunlightened, spine is slightly cocked, page toning, price on front endpapers. Part One Literature Before the Coming of the Anglo-American to 1800. Part Two Literature of Anglo-American Adventurers and Settlers 1800-1918. Part Three Literature of the Contemporary Scene 1938 - . 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Gold Hunter The Adventures of Marshall Bond, Marshall Bond Jr
69 Marshall Bond Jr Gold Hunter The Adventures of Marshall Bond
University of New Mexico 1969 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 
Hardcover. University of New Mexico, 1969, stated first edition. In very good condition, light board edgewear. DJ is very good, some minor chipping, minor light soiling on front and back panels, has been price clipped, in mylar cover. Includes a post card, laid in, written by author (dated 1-5-70) to Rowland Stebbins Jr., thanking "Steb" for.your kind words.in his review of this book. Marshall Bond (1867-1941) lived the life that every American dreams of. He followed the path of high adventure from one frontier world to another. 
Price: 75.00 USD
 
 
Earth Horizon: An Autobiography, Mary Hunter Austin
70 Mary Hunter Austin Earth Horizon: An Autobiography
U.S.A. Univ of New Mexico Pr 1991 0826313167 / 9780826313164 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 
Softcover, very good condition. Author of some thirty-five books, Mary Austin (1868-1934) settled in Sante Fe. About her life and the writers she met. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Miracles on the Border: Retablos of Mexican Migrants to the United States, Massey, Douglas S.;Durand, Jorge
71 Massey, Douglas S.;Durand, Jorge Miracles on the Border: Retablos of Mexican Migrants to the United States
Tucson, Arizona, U.S.A. Univ of Arizona Pr 1995 0816514976 / 9780816514977 First Edition Soft cover Near Fine Book 
Softcover. In near fine condition. Mexican retablos - folk images painted on sheets of tin that are offered as votives of thanks to Christ or the Virgin Mary for a miracle granted or a favor bestowed. See retablos created by Mexican migrants to the United States. 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
When Grass Was King Contributions to the Western Range Cattle Industry, Maurice Frink, W Turrentine Jackson, Agnes Wright Spring
72 Maurice Frink, W Turrentine Jackson, Agnes Wright Spring When Grass Was King Contributions to the Western Range Cattle Industry
University of Colorado Press 1956 Limited Hardcover Near Fine Book Signed by Author(s)
Hardcover, green cloth boards, no DJ, has mylar cover. University of Colorado Press, 1956, limited edition #1125 of 1500. Signed by authors Frink and Spring. In near fine condition, light wear on corners and edges of cover, minor staining to endpapers at hinge (from old glue?), back endpaper has a bookplate pasted in, no owner's name. Interior is clean and bright. An overview history of the cattle industry in the Old West of Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, Kansas, Colorado, Utah, Nebraska, Wyoming, Dakota Territory, Montana, and Idaho. Lincoln County War merits one long paragraph, The Johnson County War is covered in two short paragraphs. 
Price: 150.00 USD
 
 
The Other State: New Mexico, USA, McCord, Richard;Sunstone Pr
73 McCord, Richard;Sunstone Pr The Other State: New Mexico, USA
Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.A. Sunstone Pr 2003 0865344035 / 9780865344037 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback. Very good condition. The party in the cemetary. The reincarnation of Billy the Kid. The cave that waited 40 years. The murderous "squaw man." And more. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Louis Felsenthal, Citizen-Soldier of Territorial New Mexico, Meketa, Jacqueline; Historical Society of New Mexico
74 Meketa, Jacqueline; Historical Society of New Mexico Louis Felsenthal, Citizen-Soldier of Territorial New Mexico
University of New Mexico Press 1982 0826306047 / 9780826306043 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback. University of New Mexico Press, 1982, stated first edition. In very good condition, light edgewear on cover. In 1858, a young Prussian Jew came to Sante Fe. He spent 40 years in the territory, and he was involved in business, politics, law, and soldiering. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
Louis Felsenthal, Citizen-Soldier of Territorial New Mexico, Meketa, Jacqueline; Historical Society of New Mexico
75 Meketa, Jacqueline; Historical Society of New Mexico Louis Felsenthal, Citizen-Soldier of Territorial New Mexico
University of New Mexico Press 1982 0826306047 / 9780826306043 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 
Trade paperback. University of New Mexico Press, 1982, stated first edition. In very good condition, light edgewear on cover. In 1858, a young Prussian Jew came to Sante Fe. He spent 40 years in the territory, and he was involved in business, politics, law, and soldiering. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
Justice Betrayed: A Double Killing in Old Santa Fe, Melnick, Ralph
76 Melnick, Ralph Justice Betrayed: A Double Killing in Old Santa Fe
Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A. Univ of New Mexico Pr 2002 0826329012 / 9780826329011 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover. In near fine condition, remainder mark on bottom outside pages. Angelina Jaramillo, the eighteen year old daughter of a prominent New Mexico family, was raped, bludgoned and stabbed to death in her bedroom on November 16, 1931. Thomas Johnson, an African American laborer with a prison record in four states, was convicted of the crime and executed. But he was not the killer. 
Price: 18.00 USD
 
 
Juan of Santo Nino, Minton, Charles Ethrige
77 Minton, Charles Ethrige Juan of Santo Nino
Sunstone Press 1973 0913270229 / 9780913270226 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book Signed by Author(s)
Trade paperback. Sunstone Press, 1973, stated first edition. Inscribed and signed by author on title page. In very good condition, light cover soiling, interior is clean and bright. An authentic account of pioneer life in New Mexico 1863-1864. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Butterflies on Carmen Street Mariposas En La Calle Carmen, Monica Brown
78 Monica Brown Butterflies on Carmen Street Mariposas En La Calle Carmen
Pinata Books 2007 1558854843 / 9781558854840 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book April Ward 
Hardcover, pictorial boards, no DJ. Pinata Books, 2007, first edition. In near fine condition. While she and her classmates wait for the caterpillars they are raising to be transformed into Monarch butterflies, Julianita's grandfather tells her about the annual migration of these butterflies to his hometown in Mexico. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Sandia National Laboratories The Postwar Decade, Necah Stewart Furman
79 Necah Stewart Furman Sandia National Laboratories The Postwar Decade
Hardcover Near Fine Book 
Hardcover, no DJ. University of New Mexico Press, 1990, first edition. In near fine condition. The Postwar Decade. The story of atomic bombs in New Mexico. Includes the Manhatten Project. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
Cooking with Pecans, New Mexico State University
80 New Mexico State University Cooking with Pecans
Soft cover Very Good Book 
Softcover. NMSU, 1976. In very good condition. 12 pages with a variety of ways to use pecans in your dishes. Pecans are a main crop in Las Cruces, NM, so there's a good variety in recipes. 
Price: 6.00 USD
 
< PREV  1 2 3   4  5 6 7  NEXT >  


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

 

 

cookie