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Angelina Grimke: Voice of Abolition

By: Todras, Ellen H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: North Haven, Connecticut, U.S.A., Linnet Books, 1999

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. As new. Angelina Grimke was the daughter of a slave owner, but became an abolitionist. View more info

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Annals of Wyoming Vol. 7 No. 1 July 1930

By: Wyoming State Department of History

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Wyoming State Department of History, 1930


Softcover. In very good condition, light edgewear. Booklet was originally identified incorrectly and Volume and Number have been changed with a red ink stamp. Contents: Economic History and Settlement of Converse County, Wyoming by John LeeRoy Waller, Camp Jenney by Chris Holley, Life of Oscar Collister by himself. View more info

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Annals of Wyoming, Vol. 7 No. 4 April 1931

By: Wyoming State Department of History

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Wyoming State Department of History, 1931


Softcover. In very good condition, light edgewear. Contents: West Side Mining Company by Clarence T Johnson, Reminiscences of A A Spaugh by himself, Dr. Edward Day Woodruff by his daughter, Diary Kept by W A Richards in Summer of 1873. Frontispiece photo is of Frank Collins Emerson, former governor of Wyoming, who died in office on February 18, 1931. View more info

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Annie Oakley of the Wild West

By: Havighurst, Walter

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.A., Univ of Nebraska Pr, 1992


Trade paperback, ex-library. University of Nebraska Press, 1992, second printing. In very good condition with usual library markings. The peerless lady wing-shot. View more info

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Back Trackin

By: Glenn R Ellison

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Tyree Publishing, 1975

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Paperback. In very good condition, minor soiling of cover, interior is clean and bright. Inscribed and signed by author on the title page dated 1976. Another gathering of stories and life experiences from the author of "Cowboys Under the Mogollon Rim". View more info

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Barton Mumaw, Dancer : From Denishawn to Jacob's Pillow and Beyond

By: Sherman, Jane; Mumaw, Barton

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Wesleyan, 2000

Edition: First Edition


Trade paperback. As new. 330 pages, many photos. The story of a gay dancer who had many accomplishments. View more info

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Begoso Cabin : A Pecos Country Retreat

By: Grana, Mari

Price: $10.00

Publisher: University of New Mexico, 1999

Edition: First Edition


Trade paperback. Near fine condition. Stated first edition. She purchases an abandoned sheepherder's cabin on 240 remote acres of land in northern New Mexico, and restores it. As she does she learns about the natural environment and the legendary local criminals and ancient land swindles. View more info

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Best of the West

By: O'Neal, Bill

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Publications International, 1997

Edition: First Edition


Oversized hardcover. In near fine condition. Gunfighters and shoot-outs. Outlaws and lawmen. Leaders and Adventurers. Famous Forts and Wildest Towns. Image Makers. Filled with illustrations. Almost encylopedic in style. A great reference source for well known and unusual western facts. View more info

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Biting the Dust: The Wild Ride and Dark Romance of the Rodeo Cowboy and the American West

By: Johnson, Dirk

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Riverside, New Jersey, U.S.A., Simon & Schuster, 1994

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Simon & Schuster, first edition, 1994. In very good condition, edges lightly bump. Very good DJ, some light creasing on back panel, in mylar cover. Follow four rodeo cowboys storie and learn why they do what they do and what they hope to accomplish by doing it - it's not just for fame and fortune. View more info

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Black Range Tales

By: James A McKenna

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Wilson-Erickson, 1936

Edition: 1st Edition


Hardcover. Owner's small address label on front pastedown. Chronicling Sixty Years of Life and Adventure in the Southwest. View more info

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Brett, from Bloomsbury to New Mexico: A Biography

By: Hignett, Sean

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Manchester, New Hampshire, U.S.A., Olympic Marketing Corp, 1985


Hardcover. Very good condition, inscription from previous owner on front endpaper. D H Lawrence sought recruits for his utopian colony of "Rananim" and Dorothy Brett answered the call. High in the mountains above Taos, New Mexico, it became a party of three: Lawrence, his wife, and Brett. When Lawrence moves away, Brett follows briefly, but returns to New Mexico. View more info

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British Gentlemen in the Wild West: The Era of the Intensely English Cowboy

By: Woods, Lawrence M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A., Free Pr, 1989

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Free Press, 1989, first edition. In near fine condition, DJ in mylar. Woods contrasts the often harsh lot of the ordinary cowpoke with the luxurious lifestyle enjoyed by members of the exclusive Cheyenne Club, where gentlemen dines on fresh oysters, smoked fine cigars, and toasted their guests - among them Oscar Wilde and Lillie Langtry - with imported French champagne. View more info

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Broken Country: Mountains and Memory

By: Rawlins, C. L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Henry Holt & Co, 1996

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Henry Holt, 1996, first edition. In near fine condition. Spending some quiet time in the mountains with the sheep and reflecting on life. View more info

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Buckskin and Blanket Days

By: Thomas Henry Tibbles

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Doubleday, 1957


Hardcover. Doubleday, 1957. Originally written in 1905. In very good condition, paper is separating at the hinge on front flyleaf, outside page edges toning. DJ is good, has some chipping and a small section missing at the bottom of the front panel and spine, back panel has some soiling, now in mylar. Memoirs of a friend of the Indians. A pioneer, scout, hunter and Indian friend, the story of his life from his youth in Bleeding, Kansas, to the Battle of Wounded Knee. View more info

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Buckskin, Calico and Lace : Oklahoma's Territorial Women

By: Carlile, Glenda; Warren, Clifton (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oklahoma City, OK, U.S.A., Southern Hills Publishing Company, 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Trade paperback. Southern Hills Publishing, first, 1990. In very good condition, name marked out on fly leaf. Inscibed "Best Wishes" and signed by the author! The stories of Oklahoma's territorial women. 116 pages. View more info