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Image for Wyoming Reports - Cases Decided in the Supreme Court of Wyoming from November 15, 1892 to February 15, 1894, Vol. 4

Wyoming Reports - Cases Decided in the Supreme Court of Wyoming from November 15, 1892 to February 15, 1894, Vol. 4

By: Charles N Potter

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Callaghan & Company: 1898

Seller ID: 017980


Hardcover. In very good condition, corners bumped, some scuffing and sun-darkening of pages edges, previous owner embossed stamp on front endpaper with other owner markings on spine and inside front cover, pages toning. 599 pages in full leather covers. Great historical reference. View more info

Image for Prison Centennial 1876 - 1976 A Pictorial History of the Arizona Territorial Prison a Yuma

Prison Centennial 1876 - 1976 A Pictorial History of the Arizona Territorial Prison a Yuma

By: Cliff Trafzer, Steve George

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rio Colorado Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018013


Softcover. In very good condition, some cover wear. A short history of the Arizona Territorial Prison and then pages of photos of the guards, inmates, the prison itself. An amazing look at how prisoners were treated in the past and what their offenses were. The prison's nickname was Hellhole. View more info

Image for The Great Adventure: How the Mounties Conquered the West

The Great Adventure: How the Mounties Conquered the West

By: Cruise, David; Griffiths, Alison

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A., St Martins Pr: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017932


Hardcover. In near fine condition, previous owner's marking on front endpaper. With little training and less experience, 150 men embarked on a nine-hundred-mile march from civilized Toronto to a trading post at the heart of the wild frontier. Their goal: to penetrate Indian territory, stamp out nefarious whiskey trafficking, and bring order to a lawless land. View more info

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The Hanging of Bad Jack Slade

By: Dabney Otis Collins

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Golden Bell Press: 1963

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 018004


Softcover. In very good condition, minor cover soiling, back bottom right corner bumped. Signed and inscribed on title page. When vigilante justice was meted to a man of tremendous power and unflinching courage - who was born too late. View more info

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A Vast Amount of Trouble: A History of the Spring Creek Raid

By: Davis, John W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A., Univ Pr of Colorado: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017928


Hardcover. As new. The story begins in late March, 1909, when five sheepmen headed east from Worland, Wyoming, driving 5,000 head of sheep. A few days later the men and their sheep camped on the banks of Spring Creek, where they thought they had safely brought the herd across the cattlemen's deadline, beyond which sheep were forbidden. That evening, however, the camp was raided by seven cowboys, and three of the sheepmen were brutally murdered. View more info

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Western Train Robberies

By: Denevi, Don

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, U.S.A., Celestial Arts: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017895


Trade paperback. In good condition, cover wear, name on half title page. The most exciting train robberies of the Old West reconstructed from unpublished photographs and material from railroad files. View more info

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The Vigilantes of Montana

By: Dimsdale, Thomas

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A., Univ of Oklahoma Pr: 1977

Seller ID: 017891


Trade paperback. In near fine condition. Being a correct and impartial narrative of the chase, trial, capture and execution of Henry Plummer's notorious road agent band. View more info

Image for Tenderloin Tales: Prostitution Gambling and Opium on the Gold Belt of the Northern Black Hills 1876 - 1915

Tenderloin Tales: Prostitution Gambling and Opium on the Gold Belt of the Northern Black Hills 1876 - 1915

By: Don Toms

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Pierre SD, State Publishing Company: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018012


Softcover. In near fine condition. Stated first edition. Visit the badland districts of the historic mining towns of Deadwood and Lead and meet gamblers, prostitutes, madams, opium smokers, rounders and con men! View more info

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The Earps of Tombstone

By: Douglas D Martin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tombstone Epitaph: 1987

Seller ID: 018005


Softcover. Second edition. In very good condition, minor cover soiling and corner bumping, pages toning, a few dog-earred. As reported by the early editors of the Tombstone Epitaph who wrote the stories as they sawa them more than 75 years ago. View more info

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Road Agents and Train Robbers: Half a Century of Western Banditry

By: Drago, Harry Sinclair

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017972


Hardcover, ex-library. In very good condition, minimal library markings. Includes several black and white photos. The rowdy mining camps, the vast untouched wilderness, the highroads and trails that were safe neither for travelers nor gold shipments - and the men who made them unsafe, like Tom Bell, Rattlesnake Dick and gentlemanly Black Bart, amongst others. View more info

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Kill or be Killed: A Record of Violence in the Early Southwest

By: Ed Bartholomew

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, U.S.A., Frontier Press: 1953

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 017964


Hardcover, no DJ. In very good condition, light cover soiling. Limited edition of 1250 copies. The lives of hardcases such as Charles Webb, John Wesley Hardin, John Selman, George Scarborough, Will Carver, Elijah Briant, Black Jack Ketchum, and others. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #152. 16 black and white photo plates. View more info

Image for Makers of History A Story of the Development of the History of Our Country

Makers of History A Story of the Development of the History of Our Country

By: F Romer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Quail Ranch: 1981

Seller ID: 018009


Softcover. Reprint of 1926 edition. In near fine condition, minor cover soiling. Poem inside front cover: The Tale of the Colt by Henry Herbert Knibbs. Poem inside rear cover: The Old Colt Fun by E A Brininstool. Short, exciting vignettes of American history centered around the Colt pistols. View more info

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The Law Goes West

By: Forbes Parkhill

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sage Books: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017908


Hardcover. In good condition, corners bumped, rub throughs at bottom corners, a few light internal markings from previous owner, binding is no longer solid, but hinges and joints are fully intact. DJ is poor, what's left is preserved in a mylar cover. The first published record of the treason case in Colorado Territorial District Court. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #1683. View more info

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William C Moore Good Guy or Outlaw Bill?

By: Frank H Slaven Jr

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Self Published: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 017984


Oversized hardcover, no DJ, ex-library. In near fine condition except for the library markings. Signed by author on title page. Charlie Siringo's stories about Billy the Kid got "taller" every time he told them. Bill Moore got sucked into the vortex of the Billy the Kid phenomenon. But was he really an outlaw? View more info

Image for The Western Peace Officer A Legacy of Law and Order

The Western Peace Officer A Legacy of Law and Order

By: Frank Richard Prassel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma: 1981

Seller ID: 017899


Hardcover. In near fine condition. DJ is in mylar. The peace officer of the old west was no better or worse than any other resident of the town. His work was routine. But the media changed that. View more info

Image for The Life, Times & Treacherous Death of Jesse James

The Life, Times & Treacherous Death of Jesse James

By: Frank Triplett

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Konecky & Konecky:

Seller ID: 017930


Hardcover. As new. Said to be an authentic reprint of the long suppressed 1882 edition. This account depended heavily on testimony from Jesse's wife and mother and was originally published the month following his death. View more info

Image for Hands Up Twenty Years of Detective Life in the Mountains and on the Plains

Hands Up Twenty Years of Detective Life in the Mountains and on the Plains

By: General D J Cook

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017907


Hardcover. In near fine condition, one small soil mark on top outside book pages. DJ is very good, has some wear, now in mylar. "Never hit a prisoner over the head with your pistol, because you may afterwards want to use your weapon and find it disabled." Dave Cook was a soldier, city marshal of Denver, sheriff of Arapahoe County, United States marshal, major general of Colorado militia, and founder and chief of the Rocky Mountain Detective Agency. View more info

Image for Wyoming Flames of '92 Official Communications During the Johnson County Cattle War

Wyoming Flames of '92 Official Communications During the Johnson County Cattle War

By: George D Heald

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Self-published: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017983


Oversized hardcover, no DJ. In near fine condition, tiny soil mark on bottom of outside book pages, spine ends lightly bumped, pages toning. In mylar cover. Photographic reproduction of copies of the original telegraphic correspondence from and to the State of Wyoming during the period of the Johnson County Invasion in April of 1892. View more info

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The Badman of the West

By: George Hendricks

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Naylor Company: 1959

Seller ID: 017935


Hardcover. In very good condition, bookplate on front endpaper, with a good DJ, has edgewear and soiling, and a small piece missing on bottom rear panel, now in mylar cover. More than 250 notorious characters and what made them that way. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #969. View more info

Image for The Great Diamond Hoax and Other Stirring Incidents in the Life of Asbury Harpending

The Great Diamond Hoax and Other Stirring Incidents in the Life of Asbury Harpending

By: Glen Dawson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017905


Hardcover. In very good condition, DJ has been price clipped and shows edgewear, in mylar cover now. The Diamond Mine Swindle consisted of salting down a mine and then taking investor's money. They netted $600,000 on an investment of $35,000. And that was in the 1870's! View more info