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Geology of San Diego Mountain Area

By: N/A

Price: $15.00


Softcover. New Mexico State Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources, 1971. In very good condition. Dona Ana County, New Mexico. By William R. Seager, John W. Hawley, and Russell E. Clemons. Map included. View more info

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Ghost Town Album

By: Lambert Florin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bonanza, 1962


Oversized hardcover. Bonanza, 1962, second printing. In very good condition, one very small spot of moisture damage to the last few pages of the book (almost invisible). DJ is very good, the clear coating on the jackt has wrinkled up in spots, but the DJ itself is not wrinkled, in mylar. These were the days when the Utes tried to stop the prospectors and the preachers tried to stop sin. View more info

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Ghost Towns of The American West

By: Robert Silverberg

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Thomas Crowell, 1968

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Thomas Crowell, 1968, first edition. In very good condtion, minor bumping to spine ends and corners. DJ is fair, has quite a bit of edgewear and rubbing. Beautiful illustrations. The story of the American mining frontier can be traced in the ghost towns - from the camps of California's forty-niners to the twentieth century ruins in the Nevada desert. The ghost towns remain and their battered ruins testify that the legends are true, that behind the tall tales l... View more info

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Ghost Towns, Gamblers and Gold

By: Lawliss, Chuck

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Gallery Books, 1985


Oversized hardcover. Gallery Books, 1985, second printing. In near fine condition, minor board edgewear, with a very good DJ, has closed tear at top of spine, now in mylar cover. More than 50 classic ghost towns of the Old West in vivid color, the story of the prospectors, the gunmen and the gamblers who shared their glory years. View more info

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Glimpses of the Ancient Southwest

By: Stuart, David E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.A., Ancient City Pr, 1985


Trade paperback. As new. How archeologists find and probe riches from the ancient past - from urban Albuquerque to remote mesa tops and arroyos in Arizona, New Mexico, and Colorado. The Gila country, Zuni, the Pecos River Valley, the Galisteo Basin, Chaco Canyon, Mesa Verde, Gran Quivira, White Sands, Bandelier. View more info

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Gold Rush Album to California in '49

By: Joseph Henry Jackson

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1949

Edition: First Edition


Oversized hardcover. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1949, first edition ("A"). In near fine condition, minor board wear, pages toning, insciption on title page. DJ is good, has some chips and tears, price clipped, coverd in mylar. The complete story of the greatest treasure hunt in history. 352 first-hand pictures. A great way to look back in the past. 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)


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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Grand Canyon Place Names

By: Byrd H Granger

Price: $10.00

Publisher: University of Arizona, 1980


Softcover. Near fine condition, small black ink mark on top of back cover. 26 pages, two maps, a list of place names, locations, and descriptions. View more info

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Gulch of Gold A History of Central City, Colorado

By: Caroline Bancroft

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sage Books, 1958

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover, no DJ. Sage Books, 1958, first edition. In very good condition, light boardwear to edges and one small scuff mark on back board. Endpaper maps, black & white photos, bibliography, index. The history of "The Richest Square Mile on Earth". View more info

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Haunted Highways: The Ghost Towns of New Mexico

By: Ralph Looney

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hastings House, 1968

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Hardcover. DJ is in mylar, missing a corner and showing wear. Corner of boards show wear. Signed and Inscribed by author on back of front end paper. Laid in letter with two reviews attached, dated 1969. A unique piece of history. View more info

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Hawaii Kauai Maui Molokai Lanai

By: Robert Wenkam

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Rand McNally, 1977


Oversized softcover. Very good condition, cover is toning. Full of lovely pictures of the islands. View more info

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Hiking the Mountain Trails of Santa Fe: A Guide to Trails, People, Places & Events

By: Matthews, Kay

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Acequia Madre, 1997

Edition: 1st Edition


Trade paperback. Very good condition, outside edges of cover bumped a little and some color missing. Trails where, in many places, horses are allowed. 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


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

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How and Where to Pan Gold

By: Wayne Winters

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Nugget Publishing Company,


Trade paperback. The Nugget Publishing Company, npd. In very good condition, black mark on title page. Has maps, photos, drawings. Maps show gold placers of 19 states, British Columbia, and Sonora, Mexico. View more info

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I Didn't Know That About Wyoming!

By: Lavinia Dobler

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Misty Mountain Press, 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Trade paperback. Misty Mountain Press, 1984, first edition. In near fine condition, minor edgewear to cover. Signed by author on title page. Errata sheet pasted at top of copyright page. Most spectacular, larest, highest, most famous. Unusual facts about Wyoming. View more info