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Ghost Town Album

By: Lambert Florin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bonanza: 1962

Seller ID: 016681

Condition: Very Good


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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Wyoming

By: Larson, T.A.; Kerber, Linda K.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, W W Norton & Co Ltd: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016629

ISBN: 0393301834

Condition: Very Good


Trade paperback. W W Norton, 1984, first edition. In very good condition, name and notes on back of front end paper. With a historical guide prepared by the editors of the American Association for State and Local History. Wyoming, high dry and remote. The problem was how to get people there. 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

Seller ID: 016618

ISBN: 0525241515

Condition: Near Fine


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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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)

Seller ID: 016700

ISBN: 0914781030

Condition: Near Fine


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

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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

Seller ID: 016679

ISBN: 0831739037

Condition: Near Fine


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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Santa Fe

By: Lawrence Cheek

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Oakland, CA, Compass American Guides: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 021658

ISBN: 187886775x

Condition: Very Good


Trade paperback. Very good condition. Photography by Eduardo Fuss. Outstanding photographs and beautiful locations to visit. View more info

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Missoula the Way It Was A Portrait of an Early Western Town

By: Lenora Koelbel

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Gateway Printing & Litho: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 016676

Condition: Near Fine


Oversized hardcover. Gateway Printing & Litho, 1972, first edition. In near fine condition, has minor bumping to corners and spine ends, inscription on front endpaper. DJ has minor edgewear, protected in mylar. Signed and inscribed by author on the back endpaper. It all started with a small town originally named Hellgate. During a period of two years, ten people died in Hellgate and all the deaths were violent. And the average age in Hellgate was 14! The history and peop... View more info

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Windows of the Past: The Ruins of the Colorado Plateau

By: Lister, Florence

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Mariposa, California, U.S.A., Sierra Pr: 1993

Seller ID: 011728

ISBN: 0939365219

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Sierra Press, 1993, first printing. In very good condition, slight edgewear. A beautiful book of photographs - 100 photos by 16 photographies. Visit the ruins without leaving your home. View more info

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The Living White House

By: Lonnelle Aikman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: National Geographic: 1975

Seller ID: 020114

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Very good condition, top of spine has been bumped and light edgewear. Fifth edition. Pictures and historical references about the White House. View more info

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The Rocky Mountain West 1867

By: Louis L Simonin

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016619

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover with DJ in mylar. University of Nebraska Press, 1966, first edition. In near fine condition. Translated and annotated from "Le grand-ouest des Etats-Unis". Simonin, a Frenchman and a mining engineer, visited the region at the invitation of the commissioner of Colorado Territory. He witnessed the meeting of the Indian Peace Commission with Crow and Arapaho chiefs at Fort Laramie, tells about Denver and Cheyenne, and writes about it all in his letters to ... View more info

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Wildflowers of Washington

By: Lyons, C.P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Auburn, Washington, U.S.A., Lone Pine Pub: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020162

ISBN: 1551050927

Condition: As New


Trade paperback. As new. Over 500 flowers and color photos and drawings, specific locations and ranges of the flowers, ecological zones with maps and photos, cross-references to similar species, Native American uses of plants. View more info

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Log Cabin Living

By: MacK, Daniel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Layton, Utah, U.S.A., Gibbs Smith: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019540

ISBN: 0879059206

Condition: Near Fine


Oversized hardcover. Near fine condition. Contents: You Are Not Alone, Beyond the Log Cabin, Doing Logstyle, Living Logstyle Today. View more info

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Wyoming Place Names

By: Mae Urbanek

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Mountain Press: 1988

Seller ID: 016615

ISBN: 0878422048

Condition: Near Fine


Trade paperback. Mountain Press, 1988, reprint edition. In near fine condition, edges lightly bumped. Marked: From Private Library of Western Historian Jean Russell on title page, her name and address stamped on back of front cover. The definitive reference for the source and derivation of the names of counties, cities, and many other sites in Wyoming, including Yellowstone Park. View more info

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Wyoming Place Names

By: Mae Urbanek

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Johnson Publishing: 1967

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 016616

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. Johnson Publishing, 1967, limited edition, #480 of 500, signed on limitation page In very good condition, spine ends show wear, name and date on back of front cover. DJ is poor, quite a bit of edgewear, 1/2 of spine end is missing, now protected in mylar. A valuable reference for historians. The source and derivation of the names of counties, cities, and many other sites in Wyoming, including Yellowstone Park. View more info

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Wyoming Wonderland

By: Mae Urbanek

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sage Books: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 016655

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover. Sage Books, 1964. In near fine condition, with a very good DJ has some staining on top right corner of front panel, now in mylar cover. Signed on Acknowledgements page: To Mary S. Miners who loves the thrill of inspiration. Mae Urbank, Lusk, Wyoming. Over 100 maps and photographs about the history of Wyoming. View more info

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Vancouver A Pictorial History

By: Marc Anderson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Donning Company: 1983

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 020151

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover, burgandy leatherette boards. Near fine condition, right bottom front corner bumped and a very small tear. Filled with photos of Vancouver's growth and historical significance on the Columbia river. This offering also includes a map of the Vancouver waterfront and areas of historic importance. View more info

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California's Spanish Place-Names: What They Mean and How They Got There

By: Marinacci, Barbara

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Tahoe City, California, U.S.A., Tioga Pub Co:

Seller ID: 013890

ISBN: 0935382682

Condition: Very Good


Trade paperback. Tioga, second printing, 1988. In very good condition. Why they have all those Spanish city/town names in California. View more info

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The Cape Forts

By: Marshall Hanft

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, U.S.A., Oregon Historical Society Pr: 1986

Seller ID: 020169

ISBN: 0875950442

Condition: Very Good


Trade paperback. Revised edition, 1986. Very good condition, light cover soiling on bottom left corner of front cover. The Columbia River was large enough that foreign ships or submarines could attempt to enter the interior. These forts stood ready to repel any foreign invaders. 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

Seller ID: 021654

ISBN: 0940875055

Condition: Very Good


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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When Grass Was King Contributions to the Western Range Cattle Industry

By: Maurice Frink, W Turrentine Jackson, Agnes Wright Spring

Price: $150.00

Publisher: University of Colorado Press: 1956

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 016646

Condition: Near Fine


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, ... View more info