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Colorado's Centennial Farms and Ranches: A Century of Seasons

By: Lewis, Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Westcliffe Publishers, 1994


Hardcover. Beautiful photos by Mr. Lewis. With an introduction by Patricia Nelson Limerick. View more info

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Colorado's Colorful Characters

By: Bueler, Gladys

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A., Pruett Pub Co, 1981


Trade paperback. Pruett Publishing, 1981, later printing. In very good condition, light cover edgewear, top of spine has been bumped. A quick introduction to 83 of the people who had impact on Colorado's colorful history. View more info

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Colorado's Colorful Characters

By: Bueler, Gladys

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A., Pruett Pub Co, 1981


Trade paperback. Pruett Publishing, 1981, later printing. In near fine condition. A short bio on 83 people who impacted Colorado's colorful history. View more info

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Colter's Hell & Jackson's Hole

By: Merrill J Mattes

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Yellowstone Library, 1976


Trade paperback. Yellowstone Library and Museum Assn, 1976, reprint edition. In near fine condition, minor light cover soiling. The Fur Trappers Exploration of the Yellowstone and Grand Teton Park Region. View more info

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Conquistadors in North American History

By: Horgan, Paul

Price: $20.00

Publisher: El Paso, Texas, U.S.A., Texas Western Pr, 1982

Edition: First Thus


Trade paperback. Near fine condition. First printing by Texas Western Press, reprint edition. A look at how the conquistadors of Spain made their way to North America, their settlements, and the religion they brought with them. View more info

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Converting the West: A Biography of Narcissa Whitman

By: Jeffrey, Julie Roy

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A., Univ of Oklahoma Pr, 1991

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. University of Oklahoma Press, 1991, first edition. In near fine condition. She wanted to be a missionary to the Indians, but became a martyr instead. View more info

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Country Days and Southern Ways

By: Holt, Dwight

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tuscaloosa, Alabama, U.S.A., Sevgo Pr, 1991

Edition: First Edition


Trade paperback. Sevgo Press, first edition, 1991. In near fine condition. How a family grew up on a farm in Alabama during the days of the Depression. View more info

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Cow Country Legacies

By: Agnes Wright Spring

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Lowell Press, 1976

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Lowell Press, 1976, first edition. In near fine condition, with a very good DJ, has some minor edgewear, now in mylar cover. An intimate portrayal of the lives and times of the gents, ladies, and even some rascals, who fashioned culture out of the rawness of the early West. View more info

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Cow-Boys and Colonels

By: Edmond Mandat-Grancey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: J B Lippincott, 1963

Edition: First Edition


Trade paperback. J B Lippincott, 1963, stated first edition. Keystone Western Americana Series. In very good condition, cover wear. The 1887 London edition, unabridged and with an introduction by Howard R Lamar. Narrative of a journey across the plains and over the Black Hills of Dakota. View more info

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Cowboy Culture: A Saga of Five Centuries

By: Dary, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A., Alfred a Knopf Inc, 1981

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Alfred A Knopf, stated first edition, 1981. In near fine condition with a very good DJ, top back panel has a couple of short tears at the top and a crease, now in mylar cover. How the Mexicans, Indians and Spanish cowboys and ranchers influenced our cowboys, and the changes our own culture added. View more info

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Cowboy Dances A Collection of Western Square Dances

By: Lloyd Shaw

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Caxton Printers, 1945


Hardcover, no DJ. Caxton Printers, 1945, seventh priting. In good condition, boards have some stains, owners name on front endpapers, pages toning, hinge is being to separate between pages 158 & 159. Has a foreword by Sherwood Anderson, the appendix is Cowboy Dance Tunes arranged by Frederick Knorr. Filled with lots of dance instruction, music, and illustrations of how to. View more info

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Cowboy Life on the Sidetrack: Being an Extremely Humorous and Sarcastic Story

By: Frank Benton

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Western Stories Syndicate, 1903

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover, no DJ, portrait of author on front cover. Western Stories Syndicate, 1903, first edition. In very good condition, corners and spine edges lightly bumped, outside page edges and endpapers show some light foxing, spine is sunlightened, one scratch on back cover. Has several photos and illustrations in black and white. Poetry selections interspersed. Adams, Rampaging Herds #249 - A humorous dig at the railroad companies for the way they handled stock shipments. View more info

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Cowboy Slang

By: Potter, E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.A., Golden West Pub,


Trade paperback. Golden West, seventh printing, 1994. In very good condition. Cowboy phrases, rodeo information, "bobwire" tales, dictionary of horse terms, and cattle brands. "So drunk he couldn't hit the ground with his hat in three tries." View more info

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Cowboy: The Enduring Myth of the Wild West

By: Martin, R.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Edison, New Jersey, U.S.A., Stewart Tabori & Chang, 1983


Hardcover, no DJ. Full leather covers, with gilt lettering and designs on the front cover and spine, silk moire endpapers, brown ribbon marker. In near fine condition, very minor bumping of corner, some very minor scuffing of the leather, a slight crease at bottom of front cover. Original magazine advertisement laid in. Deluxe leather-bound edition. Between the 1860s and the 1890s, cowboys rounded up thousands of wild Texas cattle and pushed them north to Kansas railhead... View more info

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Cowboy: The Enduring Myth of the Wild West

By: Martin, R.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Edison, New Jersey, U.S.A., Stewart Tabori & Chang, 1983

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Hardcover. In very good condition, very minor bumping to corners and spine ends, very minor signs of bio-predation to rear end paper and a few page edges. DJ has some very minor scuffing and creasing, now covered in mylar. Signed by author on half title page. 400 illustrations, 200 in full color. 432 pages. The history of the cowboy. View more info