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Bunkhouse Papers

By: John Upton Terrell

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Dial, 1971

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover, ex-library. Dial Press, 1971, first edition. In very good condition, usual library markings, light soil marks on outside book pages. Reminiscences of a distinguished western historian. He was a cowboy, sheepherder, telephone lineman, hobo, writer and tourist. View more info

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Bunkhouse Papers

By: John Upton Terrell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dial Press, 1971

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Dial Press, 1971, stated first printing. In near fine condition, tiny inkmark on bottom of page outside page edges, DJ shows some soiling, now in mylar cover. His days as a cowboy, sheephereder, telephone lineman, hobo, writer, and tourist. View more info

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Caspar Collins

By: Agnes Wright Spring

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Columbia University, 1927

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Columbia University Press, 1927, first edition. In very good condition, pages toning, edges lightly bumped, interior is clean and bright. DJ is good, has some chipping and creasing, moderate soiling of external panels, is toning from age, in mylar cover. Biography of Caspar Wever Collins for which Fort Caspar and subsequently Casper, Wyoming was named. Lieutenant Collins was killed in the Platte Bridge Battle, July 26, 1865. Contains text and reproductions of ... View more info

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Cattle & Men

By: Charles Wayland Towne, Edward Norris Wentworth

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma, 0

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Hardcover, no DJ. University of Oklahoma, 1955, stated first edition. In near fine condition, corners lightly bumped. Signed: To Harvey McDougal with best wishes and heartiest greetings. Edward N. Wentworth, on front free endpaper. A comprehensive history of cattle and man's domestication of the bovine - from pre-historic times to modern times. Adams - Rampaging Herd #2318. View more info

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Cattle-Raising on the Plains of North America

By: Walter Baron Von Richthofen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma, 1964

Edition: First Thus


Small hardcover. University of Oklahoma Press, 1964, new edition, first thus. In near fine condition, tiny soil mark on bottom outside book pages. DJ is very good, edges show some wear, in mylar cover. Valuable for it's excellent descriptions of the Great Plains area as well as for its lists of the leading cattle companies of the early 1880's. Adams - Rampaging Herd #1892. View more info

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Cattle-Raising on the Plains of North America

By: Walter Baron Von Richthofen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma, 1969


Small hardcover, no DJ. University of Oklahoma Press, 1969, second printing. In near fine condition Valuable for it's excellent descriptions of the Great Plains area as well as for its lists of the leading cattle companies of the early 1880's. Adams - Rampaging Herd #1892. View more info

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Century in the Saddle

By: Richard Goff, Robert H McCaffree

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1967

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Colorado Cattlemen's Centennial Commission, 1967, first edition. In near fine condition, several pages still uncut, DJ in mylar. The 100 year story of the Colorado Cattlemen's Association 1867-1967. View more info

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Charles M Russell The Cowboy Artist

By: Ramon Adams, Homer Britzman

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Trails End Publishing, 1948

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Trails End Publishing, 1948, stated first edition. In near fine condition, DJ is poor, has chips, tears, and missing pieces on rear panel and top of spine, now in mylar cover. Includes bibliographic checklist. The story of the life and work of America's greatest artist of the Old West. Adams - Six Guns #14, Adams - Rampaging Herds - #16. View more info

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Charles M Russell The Cowboy Artist

By: Ramon Adams, Homer Britzman

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Trails End Publishing, 1948

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Hardcover. Trails End Publishing, 1948, stated first edition. In very good condition, pages lightly toned on edges. DJ is fair, has several chips, now in mylar. Inscribed and signed by Ramon Adams and it appears to be initialed by Britzman with an inscription. Ramon's is to Eugene Cunningham (author of Triggernometry, Texas Sheriff, etc.). Book has Cunningham's bookplate on front illustrated endpaper. Well illustrated and full of cowboy stories. Adams - Six Guns #14, Ada... View more info

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Children of the Wild West

By: Freedman, Russell

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Wilmington, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Houghton Mifflin, 1983


Oversized hardcover, ex-library. Clarion Books, 1983. In very good condition, minimal library marks, in mylar cover. Filld with photos of children during the days of cross-country immigration and cultural blending. View more info

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Christmas in Old Santa Fe : Holiday Stories of a Historic City

By: Ortega, Pedro R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, NM, U.S.A., Sunstone Press, 1973


Trade paperback. Sunstone Press, second edition, 1973. In near fine condition. Sante Fe is a city still relying on traditions of its ancient past, and that really shows up at Chirstmas! Do you know the difference between luminarias and farolitos? View more info

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Claremore's All Will Rogers, Although He Never Lived There

By: Ernie Pyle

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tulsa Tribune, 1939


Article. In very good condition, toned from age and creased from storage, one small piece taped near end of first paragraph on the backside. This is a newspaper clipping date-line Claremont, OK, May 4, written by Ernie Pyle that discusses the newly opened (at that time) Will Rogers memorial. The reverse side of the clipping contains many want ads, mostly for apartment rentals, which prices ranging from $4.00 to $40.00. There is also a portion of Moon Mullins cartoon stri... View more info

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Clio's Cowboys: Studies in the Historiography of the Cattle Trade

By: Walker, Don D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press, 1981

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. University of Nebraska, 1981, first edition. In near fine condition, with a very good DJ, light edgewear, back panel has some scuffing, in mylar. The life of a cowboy, his personal and thoughts and feelings. Studies in the Historiography of the Cattle Trade. View more info

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Collecting Santa Fe Authors

By: Luther, T. N.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sante Fe, NM, U.S.A., Ancient City Press, 2002

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Tradepaper. As new. Edition limited to 500 paperback copies, of which this one is #116. Signed by author and illustrator both. Learn all about authors from the Santa Fe area of New Mexico. View more info

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Colonel's Lady on the Western Frontier: The Correspondence of Alice Kirk Grierson

By: Shirley A Leckie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.A., Univ of Nebraska Pr, 0


Trade paperback. University of Nebraska Press, second printing, 1990. In near fine condition, light edgewear. Alice was the wife of Benjamin H Grierson, a major general in the Civil War who won fame for a raid that contributed to the fall of Vicksburg. Her letters begin in 1866, when her husband reentered the army as colonel of the legendary "buffalo soldiers" of the Tenth Cavalry, and end with her death in 1888. View more info