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Image for Cheyenne Frontier Days - 1931 Souvenier Program

Cheyenne Frontier Days - 1931 Souvenier Program

By: Cheyenne Frontier Committee

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cheyenne Frontier Days Committee: 1931

Seller ID: 017852

Condition: Good


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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Roadside Geology of Arizona

By: Chronic, Halka

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Missoula, Montana, U.S.A., Mountain Pr: 1983

Seller ID: 018985

ISBN: 0878421475

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Very good condition, glue on spine is loosening. Sixth printing, 1989. Arizona has mountains and deserts both. Learn what events created these landscapes and follow the roads that take you to them. View more info

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Wyoming Prelude to Statehood

By: Clarice Whittenburg

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 016711

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, 44 pages. Wyoming Travel Commmission, no date (mid to late 1960's). In very good condition, light soiling on cover. Beautiful illustrations! An encapsulated version of Wyoming history. View more info

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River of the West: Stories from the Columbia

By: Clark, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., HarperCollins Publishers Canada, Limited: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016623

ISBN: 0062585169

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover, DJ in mylar. HarperCollins, 1995, first edition. In near fine condition, remainder mark on bottom of pages. Stories of the people who lived and died on the its shores; "discovered" and claimed it for their country; or depended on it's dam-generated power or bountiful salmon. View more info

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Four and Twenty Photographs: Stories from Behind the Lens

By: Craig Varjabedian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., University of New Mexico Press: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 021650

ISBN: 0826340946

Condition: Near Fine


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. View more info

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It Happened in Washington

By: Crutchfield, James A.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Helena, Montana, U.S.A., Falcon Pr Pub Co: 1996

Seller ID: 020164

ISBN: 1560442891

Condition: As New


Trade paperback. Revised edition. As new. Thirty-one events that helped make Washington state what it is today. View more info

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Souvenir Views: Yellowstone Park Wyoming

By: Curt Tetch & Co

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 016716

Condition: Very Good


20 cards. Curt Tetch & Co, circa 1920's. In very good condition, very minor soiling to some of the photo cards, minor soiling and scuffing of the packet holder. A selection of 20 black and white images, each printed on a separate card. Each card is just a bit larger than business card size. All photo images are copyright by Haynes. Mailing cost at that time would be 1 1/2 cents, has not been mailed. Scenes of natural wonders and wildlife. View more info

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The Great North Trail

By: Dan Cushman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016597

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. McGraw-Hill, 1966, stated first edition. In very good condition, minor bumping to corners and spine ends. DJ is good, has frayed edges, small piece missing at top right corner of front cover, now protected in mylar. Part of the American Trails Series edited by A B Guthrie Jr. America's route of the ages, from Asia across Alaska down the Rocky Mountains to the plains of Texas. View more info

New Light on Chaco Canyon

By: David Grant Noble

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.A., School of Amer Research Pr: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 021608

ISBN: 0933452101

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Cover wear, small closed tear. Inside is clear and bright like new. Pre-Columbian culture, monumental stone towns, great kivas, and an extensive network of roads leading to distant communities. View more info

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Wyoming Upon the Great Plains

By: David Sumner

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sanborn Souvenir Company: 1976

Seller ID: 016713

Condition: Near Fine


Oversized softcover, 64 pages. Sanborn Souvenir Company, 1976. In near fine condition, very light bumping at corners. Filled with illustrations and brief historical accounts of the history of Wyoming. View more info

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The Wild West Trilogy

By: Davis, William C.; Rosa, Joseph G.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 2000

Seller ID: 016689

ISBN: 1840651687

Condition: Near Fine


Boxed set of three oversized softcovers. Salamandar Books, 2000. In near fine condition, slipcase has minor edgewear. Includes: The Native Americans, The American Frontier, and Age of the Gunfighter. View more info

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Shoal of Time : A History of the Hawaiian Islands

By: Daws, Gavan

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Honolulu, HI, U.S.A., University of Hawaii Press: 1974

Seller ID: 018834

ISBN: 0824803248

Condition: Very Good


Trade paperback. University of Hawaii Press, 1974. In very good condition, light cover wear and some foxing on outside top and bottom page edges. Starting with the Western discovery of the islands in 1778, on through the days of whalers, the missionary period, the plantation era with its vast numbers of Oriental immigrants, to the fall of the Hawaiian monarchy, annexation by the US and on to statehood. View more info

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Behind Adobe Walls: The Hidden Homes and Gardens of Santa Fe and Taos

By: Dennis, Landt

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Chronicle Books: 1997

Seller ID: 021645

ISBN: 0811811646

Condition: Near Fine


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. View more info

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Golden Gulch: The Story of Montana's Fabulous Alder Gulch

By: Dick Pace

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Self: 0

Edition: 2nd Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 022111

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Owners names in pencil on title page; author's signature on dedication page. "Being a true, quite partial and somewhat humorous history of Alder Gulch, Montana, the state's richest place mining district and the Cradle of Montana History..." View more info

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Rendezvous Country

By: Donald G Pike

Price: $25.00

Publisher: American West Publishing: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016671

ISBN: 0910118655

Condition: Near Fine


Oversized hardcover. American West Publishing, 1975, stated first edition. In near fine condition, DJ in mylar cover. Images of America Series. Full of beautiful photos of the land and animals. See the land the trappers saw when they came to make their living off the land. 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

Seller ID: 016656

Condition: Very Good


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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Bareback!: One Man's Journey Along the Pony Express Trail

By: Ellis, Jerry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Delacorte Pr: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016617

ISBN: 0385305869

Condition: As New


Hardcover with DJ in mylar. Delacourte Press, 1993, first edition. As new. Travelling by horseback, covered wagon, foot, and canoe, Ellis, A Cherokee descendant, explored the country that was once home ot the brave Pony riders. View more info

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The Lincoln New Mexico Story

By: F Stanley

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 1964

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 016715

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Soapy Smith's Creede The Silver Camp in 1892

By: Feitz, Leland

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Colorado Springs, Colorado, U.S.A., Little London Press:

Seller ID: 016706

ISBN: 0936564245

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, 24 pages. Little London Press, 1973. In very good condition, cover has some light soiling, interior is clean and bright. The story of the con-man of Creede, Colorado - and how he worked his "soap" con. View more info

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History of the Sierra Nevada

By: Francis P Farquhar

Price: $100.00

Publisher: University of California Press: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016599

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover. University of California Press, 1965. Errata sheet laid in. In near fine condition, minor bumping to corners and spine ends. DJ is very good, minor chipping and creasing, minor fraying of edges, a few minor rips that have been tape-repaired by a previous owner, price has been clipped, book store decal on the inside of the back cover. The great snowy range of California has provided both challenge and fulfillment to generations of trappers, emigrants, engineers... View more info