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No More Than Five in a Bed

By: Sandra Dallas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma, 1977


Hardcover. University of Oklahoma, 1977, second printing. In near fine condition, with a price clipped DJ in mylar, minor chipping at bottom of spine. Colorado Hotels in the Old Days: some lavish, some lascivious, a few just long ago forgotten. View more info

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Not in Precious Metals Alone: A Manuscript History of Montana

By: Montana Historical Society

Price: $85.00

Publisher: The Society, 1976

Edition: First Edition


Oversized hardcover. Montana Historical Society, 1976, stated first edition. In near fine condition, bottom board edges lightly bumped and rubbed. A compilation of the historical materials the Society has acquired in 111 years, and Montana's diverse heritage. View more info

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Oregon Coast

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Smith-Western Inc,


Softcover. Near fine condition. A pictorial journey down the Oregon coast with tourist sites identified. View more info

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Outhouses of the West

By: Hines, Sherman

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, Nimbus Publishing, Limited,


Oversized hardcover, DJ in mylar. Nimbux, 1988. In near fine condition. Beautiful photos of outdoor privies - many of them covered in snow and looking very cold! View more info

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Pacific Northwest and Alaska

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Union Pacific, 1953


Softcover, 40 pages. Union Pacific, 1953. In very good condition, light edgewear, small soil mark on first page. Beautiful photos of the Pacific Northwest, has a fold map on rear end paper. View more info

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Pecos Ruins: Geology Archaeology History and Prehistory

By: David Grant Noble

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.A., Ancient City Press, 1993

Edition: First Thus


Oversized softcover. Fine condition. First Ancient City Press edition. 27 pages filled with photos, illusrations and maps about northern New Mexico. View more info

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Peninsula Primer An Informal Guide to the Long Beach Peninsula and Its Environs

By: Nancy Lloyd, Sydney LaRue

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Self Published, 1980


Softcover. Near fine condition, small area of sun lightening on spine edge and top of cover. Resembles a journal with illustrations. Talks about historical sites in the area and gives you ideas on where to visit while there. View more info

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Photographers in Arizona: 1850-1920 A History and Directory

By: Rowe, Jeremy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Nevada City, California, U.S.A., Carl Mautz Pub, 1997

Edition: First Edition


Oversized hardcover. Near fine condition. Photographs from Arizona Territory from its raw beginnings to statehood. Excellent photos depicting the history of Arizona and its peoples. View more info

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Photographs

By: Todd Webb

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Forth Worth, TX, Amon F Carter Museum, 1965


Softcover. Good condition, cover wear. 44 pages of Mr. Webb's photographs of ghost towns and New Mexico. Amon F. Carter Museum exhibit from November 25, 1965 to January 16, 1966. View more info

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Plants and Animals of the Pacific Northwest: An Illustrated Guide to the Natural History of Western Oregon, Washington and British Columbia

By: Kozloff, Eugene N.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Seattle, Washington, U.S.A., Univ of Washington Pr, 1995


Trade paperback. As new. 7th printing, 1995. An illustrated guide to the natural history of western Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia. "This book invites you to take an interest in things all around you, from the giant Douglas fir to the lichens on its trunk." View more info

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Popular Arts of Spanish New Mexico

By: Boyd, E.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Museum of New Mexico Press, 1974

Edition: First Edition


Oversized hardcover. Near fine. DJ is very good, light soiling on cover, now in mylar. The people in the remotest province of northern New Spain were forced to recreate their own heritage from materials that were at hand. Very well illustrated. View more info

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Prairie Schooner Detours

By: Irene D Paden

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1949

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Macmillan, 1949, stated first edition. In very good condition, light bumping to corners and spine, pages lightly toning. DJ is good, several chips to edges, a 3" closed tear at bottom of front panel, price clipped. Two treacherous detours - Hastings Cut-off led 90 miles across the Great Salt Desert and so delayed the ill-fated Donner Party, and Lassen's wound painfully throught the Sierras and many a '90-er referrred to it bitterly as the "Greenhorn Cu... View more info

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Preserving the Glory Days

By: Shawn Hall

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of Nevada Press, 1999

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Softcover. University of Nevada Press, 1999, first printing (stated), expanded from original 1981 copyright. Signed by author on half-title page. As new. Ghost towns and mining camps of Nye County. Includes 20 previously unlisted sites. View more info

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Preserving the Great Plains and Rocky Mountains

By: Freed, Elaine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., U.S.A., Natl Trust for Historic, 1992

Edition: First Edition


Oversized hardcover. Fine condition. Stated first edition. Areas covered: New Mexico, Colorado, Texas, Oklahoma, North and South Dakota, Kansas, Nebraska, and Wyoming. The first part focuses on the vernacular architecture of the region, the tradition of Native American and Spanish dwellings that Anglo settlers found, and the first makeshift, sometimes mobile structures they built, including trading posts, mills and mining camps, forts and ranches. The second part focuses... View more info

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Pride, Power, Progress - Wyoming's First 100 Years

By: John "Ace" Bonar

Price: $12.00

Publisher: 1987


Trade paperback. Self-published, 1987. In very good condition, light cover soiling, interior is bright and clean. A collection of stories about people, places and events that have contributed to the history and tradition of Wyoming. Amelia Earhart, Sheep Eater Indians, John Bozeman, Buffalo Bill Cody, Fort Fetterman, James Cash Penney, and many more stories. View more info