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Centuries of Santa Fe

By: Horgan, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.A., Gannon Distributing Co, 1992


Trade paperback. Near fine condition. This edition was originally published in 1976 and is unabridged and unaltered reprint of the 1956 EP Dutton edition except for the addition of a new preface by the author. Later printing. History of Santa Fe. View more info

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Chaco a Cultural Legacy

By: Strutin, Michal; Huey, George H. H.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Western Natl Parks Assoc, 1994


Softcover, near fine condition. Lots of canyon photos and information about the area. Has explanations of place names. Offers additional resources for reading more. Nice compilation. View more info

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Changing Plant Life of La Frontera Observations on Vegetation in the US/Mexico Borderlands

By: Grady Webster, Conrad J Bahre

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A., Univ of New Mexico Pr, 2001

Edition: First Edition


Oversized hardcover. Near fine condition, has remainder mark. Twenty contributors focus on historic cross-border changes in vegetation stemming from disparate land-use practices in the United States/Mexico border region. Diverse scientific approaches. View more info

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Cheyenne Frontier Days - 1931 Souvenier Program

By: Cheyenne Frontier Committee

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cheyenne Frontier Days Committee, 1931


Softcover. In good condition, moderate bumping to corners, minor soiling of covers, small section of rear cover missing, minor fraying of edges, text and photos are bright and clean, previous owner markings on rear of fold-out photo, does not affect the photo itself. 64 pages plus large fold-out photo pasted inside rear cover. Numerous interior black and white photos, four color plates, event descriptions, advertisements. Contains a number of photos by Charles Belden, El... View more info

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Cheyenne: City of Blue Sky

By: Adams, Judith

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chatsworth, California, U.S.A., Windsor Pubns, 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Oversized hardcover. Windsor Publications, 1988, stated first edition. In near fine condition, light wear at board edges. DJ sunlightened on spine. Signed by author on front endpaper: To Van, You See I Found I had another talent! Judy. Filled with photographs and history of Cheyenne, Wyoming. View more info

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Church Signs Across America

By: Steve Paulson, Pam Paulson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bergenfield, New Jersey, U.S.A., Overlook Pr, 2006

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover with pictorial boards, no DJ. In near fine condition. Humorous, inspirational, quirky, and kind messages. A photo tour of the churches in the states. View more info

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Cinders and Smoke : A Mile by Mile Guide for the Durango to Silverton Narrow Gauge Trip

By: Osterwald, Doris B.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lakewood, CO, U.S.A., Western Guideways, Limited, 1980


Softcover. Western Guideways, 1980. In very good condition, has name on front cover and price on back of front cover. A mile by mile guide for the Durango to Silverton (Colorado) narrow gauge trip. Many photos. 104 pages. View more info

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Colorada History Number 5 2001

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Colorado Historical Society, 2001


Softcover. I've Got So Thin: The Journals of an Englishman in Colorado 1885-1886, Children Without Homes: The Plight of Denver's Orphans 1880-1930, Pebbles on the Shore: Economic Opportunity in Denver's Fiv Points Neighborhood 1920-1950, and A Camp Divided: Annexation Battles, the Poundstone Amendment, and Their Impact on Metropolitan Denver 1941-1988. View more info

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Colorado And Homes in the New West

By: E R Emmet

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Lee and Shepard, 1880

Edition: First Edition


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, especial... View more info

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Colorado History Number 1 1997

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Colorado Historical Society, 1997


Softcover. General Sherman's Last March by Eugene C Tidball, Letters from the Rockies: John Cotton Dada in Southwestern Colorado 1880-81, Anne Evans Christmas Pilgrimage, The Carbonate Camp: A Brief History and Selected Bibliography of Leadville, Delph E Carpenter: Father of Interstate Water Compacts, and Georgetown Weather Observations A Historical Perspective. View more info

Colorado Mountain Playgrounds

By: J P Cummins

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Union Pacific System,


Booklet. 48 pages. Lots of photos, maps, places to stay, side trips to take by rail and more. Trying to tempt you to take a rail vacation through mountain country. View more info

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Colorado River Country

By: Lavender, David

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., E P Dutton, 1982

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover with DJ in mylar. E P Dutton, 1982, first edition. In near fine condition, book plate on front endpaper. B & W photos and illustrations, appendices, notes, bibliography, index. Spanish explorers first discovered the Grand Canyon over four hundred years ago. Indians, Mexicans, Mormons, prospectors, fur traders, mountain men, outlaws, goverment surveyors and entrepeneurs of all kinds all travelled this area and reaped the harvest of the land. View more info

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Colorado The Centennial State

By: Percy Stanley Fritz

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Prentice-Hall, 1941


Hardcover, no DJ, in mylar cover. Prentice Hall, 1941. In very good condition, light bumping to corners, minor slant to spine, outside pages lightly soiled, owner's markings on front end paper and bottom of book pages, pages toning. Colorado history, from the Indians through World War I. View more info

Columbia River Gorge

By: Siddall, J. Kelly;Allen. J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, U.S.A., Graphic Arts Center Pub Co, 1990


Coffeetable sized hardcover. Near fine condition. Absolutely stunning photography of one of the most beautiful scenic treasures of the Pacific Northwest: The Columbia River Gorge. An area Indians fish, a Romanian castle still stands, and the wonder of the land still shines through. View more info

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Cornell Rural School Leaflet Volume IX Number 1 September 1915

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, U.S.A., Department of Rural Education, 1915


Stapled wraps, softcover. Good condition, two school stamps one on over other title page, cover is soiled and cracked on the spine, back cover has light water stain, page toning. Illustrations and text clean and bright. This issue is for teachers. Subject matter in nature study and in elementary agriculture for 1915-1916 as outlined in the New York State syllabus for elementary schools. Hard to find, great historical reference. View more info