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Cowboys : The Real Story of Cowboys and Cattlemen

By: Hassrick, Royal B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1975

Edition: First Edition


Oversized softcover. Derbibooks, 1975, first edition. In near fine condition, minor edgewear. Filled with illustrations. Covers the early days of cowboys to contemporary cattlemen. View more info

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Cowboys of the Wild West

By: Russell Freedman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Scholastic, 1993

Edition: First Edition


Softcover. In very good condition, some cover wear. Interior is clean and bright. Full of photos from the days of the Old West. Text is written for young adults. Go cattle punching with the crew. View more info

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Cowboys Talk Right Purty

By: Potter, Edgar R.; Potter, Edgar

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.A., Golden West Pub, 1995


Trade paperback. In near fine condition. Colorful cowboy sayings, stories and poetry told by a hundred-year-old cowboy. "Ma'am, I think youre as purty as a little red heifter in a flower bed!" View more info

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Cowpokes, Nesters, & So Forth

By: Judge Orland L Sims

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Encino Press, 1970

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Very good with minor foxing on outside page edges and endpapers. DJ is good, has edgewear and two small holes and a thumb print on back cover. A virtual history of West Texas from the close of the frontier to the present. View more info

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Crooked Trails

By: Frederic Remington

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Bonaza Books, 1975

Edition: First Thus


Hardcover. Bonanza Books, 1975, "a" letter, a facsimile of the 1898 edition. In near fine condition, minor bumping to corners. DJ is very good and in mylar. "He Knew the Horse" is the simple epitaph the man chose for himself, as plain as the word REMINGTON on his gravestone. View more info

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Dassonville: William E. Dassonville, California Photographer (1879-1957)

By: Hertzmann, Paul; Herzig, Susan

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Nevada City, California, U.S.A., Carl Mautz Pub, 1999

Edition: First Edition


Oversized hardcover. As new. 60 illustrations, including 47 color and duotone plates. Essay by Peter Palmquist. Not only was he a photographer and self-taught chemist, he developed and marketed his own line of photographic paper: Charcoal Black. Even Ansel Adams used it. View more info

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DeGrazia the Irreverent Angel

By: William Reed

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Frontier Publication, 1971


Hardcover. The white cover shows dirt and has some small tears. Filled with photos of DeGrazia's artwork. His work is commonly seen in the southwest and has its own grace and charm. View more info

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Depression and New Deal in Virginia: The Enduring Dominion

By: Heinemann, Ronald L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S.A., Univ of Virginia Pr, 1983


Hardcover. Near fine condition. The dramatic opposition between the Byrd organization and Roosevelt's New Deal. View more info

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Desert Wife

By: Wetherill, Hilda Faunce

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.A., Bison Books, 1981


Trade paperback. Near fine condition. Third printing. She was the wife of an Indian trader in the desert wilderness of the Navajos before World War I. View more info

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Destiny Road The Gila Trail and the Opening of the Southwest

By: Odie B Faulk

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1973

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Oxford Univeristy, 1973, first edition. In near fine condition, minor bottom board wear. DJ is very good, spine is sunlightened, now in mylar cover. The story of the trail that first opened this land to settlement, and of the men who built it, followed it, and fought over it. View more info

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Diary : Wyoming Eighteen Eighty-Five to Eighty-Nine (Vol. 6)

By: Hunton, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Arthur H. Clark Company, 1970


Hardcover, no DJ, covered in mylar. Arthur H. Clarke, 1970. In near fine condition, light spotting on bottom of front boards. The sixth and final volume of John Hunton's Diaries. View more info

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Dictionary of the American West: Over 5,000 Terms and Expressions from Aarigaa! to Zopilote

By: Blevins, Winfred;Blevins, Win

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Seattle, Washington, U.S.A., Sasquatch Books, 2001


Trade paperback. Near fine condition. Over 5,000 terms and expressions form Aarigaa to Zopilote. Words brought into English by cowboys, fur trappers, emigrants, Native peoples, Hispanics, Mormons, miners, loggers, Russian hide hunters, migrant workers, Alaskan fishermen, and others. View more info

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Disappearing Man

By: Doug Peterson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kingstone, 2011


Trade paperback. A fictional account based on the true story of Henry "Box" Brown's amazing escape from slavery. View more info

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Don't Fence Them In Memoirs of Montana

By: Edmund Randolph

Price: $50.00

Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd, 1955

Edition: First Thus


Hardcover. William Heinemann, Ltd, first British edition. In very good condition, edges lightly bumped and pages toning. DJ is poor, has chips, tears, and a piece missing at the top of the front panel and spine, now in mylar cover. Originally published in the USA by W W Norton under the title "Hell Among the Yearlings"m, mentioned in Adams - Rampaging Hers, #1861. He was destined for Princeton and a life of high finance, but a sudden urge took him to a remote par... View more info

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Earth Horizon: An Autobiography

By: Mary Hunter Austin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Univ of New Mexico Pr, 1991


Softcover, very good condition. Author of some thirty-five books, Mary Austin (1868-1934) settled in Sante Fe. About her life and the writers she met. View more info