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Image for Jeep Trails to Colorado Ghost Towns

Jeep Trails to Colorado Ghost Towns

By: Robert L Brown

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 016652


Hardcover, no DJ. Caxton Printeres, 1976, ninth printing. In very good condition, light bumping of corners, some toning on endpapers (from glue?). Interior is clean and bright. Touring the Ghost Towns of Colorado by Jeep trail. View more info

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The First Hundred Years An Informal History of Denver and the Rocky Mountain News

By: Robert L Perkin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016608


Hardcover, no DJ, protected in mylar. Doubleday & Company, 1959, stated first edition. In very good condition, minor to moderate bumping to corners and spine ends, minor soiling of covers, minor soiling on outside page edges. Denver and the Rocky Mountain News - the life they have shared is a robust one! 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

Seller ID: 016638


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

Image for Hawaii Kauai Maui Molokai Lanai

Hawaii Kauai Maui Molokai Lanai

By: Robert Wenkam

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Rand McNally: 1977

Seller ID: 018640


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

Image for Artists of the Canyons and Caminos: Santa Fe, the Early Years

Artists of the Canyons and Caminos: Santa Fe, the Early Years

By: Robertson, Edna; Nestor, Sarah

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Ancient City Pr: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 021656


Trade paperback. Painting photos have some waviness at top of pages but it doesn't impact the pictures. See the artwork from the past and learn the history of the artists. View more info

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Los Alamos Before the Dawn

By: Roland A Pettitt

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Pajarito Publications: 1972

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 022585


Softcover. Author signed back of front cover. History of the Los Alamos area. View more info

Image for Photographers in Arizona: 1850-1920 A History and Directory

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

Seller ID: 018433


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

Image for The Colourful Story of the American West

The Colourful Story of the American West

By: Royal B Hassrick

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 016687


Oversized hardcover. Treasure Press reprint, original copyright 1975, Octopus Books. In near fine condition with a very good DJ, closed tear on top front panel, now in mylar. Includes The Explorers & Colonists, the Fur Traders, the Indians, the Opportunists, the Cowboys, the Empire Builders, and the West That Was. View more info

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University of New Mexico Art Museum: Highlights of the Collections

By: Russo, Antonella

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A., University of New Mexico Art Museum: 2001

Seller ID: 021647


Softcover. Near fine condition, no edition stated. Artwork and photography depicting New Mexico history and art. View more info

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No More Than Five in a Bed

By: Sandra Dallas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma: 1977

Seller ID: 016601


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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Unique New Mexico

By: Sarah Lovett

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.A., John Muir Publications: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 021653


Trade paperback. Near fine condition. A guide to the State's Quirks, Charisma, and Character. View more info

Image for Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks

Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks

By: Schenck, Marcus

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Gallery Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020539


Oversized hardcover. Near fine condition. Very good DJ in mylar cover, minor soiling and creasing. Full of beautiful photos showing the grandeur of the Grand Teton National Park and Yellowstone. View more info

Image for Washington: Images of a State's Heritage

Washington: Images of a State's Heritage

By: Schwantes, Carlos;Strasser, Susan;Nicandri, David;Morrissey, Katherine

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Spokane, Washington, U.S.A., Melior Pubns: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020152


Oversized hardcover. Near fine condition. Includes: The First Washingtonians, From Frontier to Urban-Industrial Society, The Modern Era. Many photos. Shows the events that made Washington State what it is today. View more info

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The Medicine Bows Wyoming's Mountain Country

By: Scott Thybony, Robert Rosenberg, Elizabeth Rosenberg

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 016642


Trade paperback. Caxton Printers, 1986. In very good condition, cover has some wear and minor soiling, interior is bright and clean. The 8,500 year story of a mountainous region rich in the history of the Plains Indians, mountain men, tie hacks, and early forest rangers. 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)

Seller ID: 016661


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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Sketches of Wyoming

By: Shirley Jacob, Charlene Davis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Wyoming Field Science Foundation: 1977

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 016813


Trade paperback. Wyoming Field Science Foundation, 1977. In very good condition, minor soiling on cover. Signed on page 26 by Jane Mitchell, with a note to her mother: To Mom, with love from her daughter Jane - now a PUBLISHED AUTHOR! How about that! Jane Mitchell. Sketches of various Wyoming historical locations with prose and poetry by several authors. View more info

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Low-Water-Use Plants for California & the Southwest

By: Shuler, Carol

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Perseus Books Group: 1993

Seller ID: 019008


Oversized softcover. Near fine condition. Learn how to beautify your lawn with plants that use less water than most. 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

Seller ID: 019026


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

Image for Kokopelli: Fluteplayer Images in Rock Art

Kokopelli: Fluteplayer Images in Rock Art

By: Slifer, Dennis; Duffield, James

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.A., Ancient City Pr: 1994

Seller ID: 016625


Trade paperback. Ancient City Press, 1994, third printing. In near fine condition. Kokopelli, the mysterious, humpbacked fluteplayer of the American Southwest has been a sacred figure to Native Americans since prehistoric times. Fertility symbol, rain priest, roving minstrel and trader, hunting magician, and trickster, Kokopelli was painted and carved on rock walls and boulders from the time of the Anasazi, The Ancient Ones, to the 1700s. Here is a guide to the sites so ... View more info

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Black Diamonds of Sheridan A Facet of Wyoming History

By: Stanley A Kuzara

Price: $275.00

Publisher: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 016673


Oversized hardcover. Self-published, first edition, 1977. In near fine condition, number 986 stamped on front endpaper, with a very good DJ, has some edgewear, chips and tears, now protected by mylar. Inscribed and signed by author on the title page. Inscription and signature are from two different pens suggesting the book was signed first, the inscription and date added for the owner. A history of coal mining in and around the Sheridan, Wyoming area. Included with the b... View more info