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Clay Allison of the Washita

By: O S Clark

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Frontier Press of Texas, 1954


Softcover. In very good condition, pages toning, one small rip and crease to the front cover, minor sun-darkening of covers, library stamp on title page. Reprint of the 1920 edition. Reminiscences of a resident of the Pan Handle region, regarding his meeting and knowledge of Clay Allison, a cow man and then an extinguisher of men. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #429. Howes C-445. View more info

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Colorado Gunsmoke: True Stories of Outlaws & Lawmen on the Colorado Frontier

By: Jessen, Kenneth

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Loveland, Colorado, U.S.A., J V Pubns, 1995


Trade paperback. First edition, fourth printing. Twenty three episodes featuring Colorado's most flamboyant outlaws and lawmen. View more info

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Cowboy Capital of the World: The Saga of Dodge City

By: Carter, Samuel

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Doubleday, 1973

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. In very good condition, minor foxing outside page edges. DJ has minor chipping and creasing, spine lightly sunned, in mylar cover. Wyatt Earp, Doc Holliday, Bat Masterson, Big Nose Kate - the truth behind the legend. View more info

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Digging Up Butch and Sundance

By: Meadows, Anne

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A., St Martins Press, 1994

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. In near fine condition with a very good DJ, has some scuffing on bottom. The story of a wayfaring couple who spend all their spare time roving Argentine Pampas, Chilean deserts, and Bolivian sierras, poring over faded newspapers and musty documents, and poking around cemetaries to solve the last great mystery of the American West: What really happened to Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid? View more info

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Doc Middleton: Life and Legends of the Notorious Plains Outlaw

By: Harold Hutton

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, U.S.A., Sage Books, 1974


Hardcover. In very good condition, very small burn mark on front boards. DJ is good, has edgwear, chipping and creasing and the original burn mark and small hole, now in mylar cover. The most colorful outlaw in Nebraska, with a Robin Hood reputation. View more info

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Famous Gunfighters of the Western Frontier

By: W B (Bat) Masterson

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Ruidoso, NM, Frontier Book Company, 1959


Small hardcover. In near fine condition, ends of spine lightly bumped. Reprint edition, original publication was in 1957. Luke Short, Bill Tilghman, Ben Thompson, Doc Holliday, Wyatt Earp. Several photos in the back of the book, at least one from the Rose collection. View more info

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Famous Sheriffs & Western Outlaws

By: William MacLeod Raine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Home Library, 1944


Hardcover, no DJ. In very good condition, spine ends bumped, previous owner's markings on front endpaper, cover lightly scuffed. Reprint edition. Dodge, Texas as Was, The Estancia Land Grants, A Forgotten Filibuster, Tom Horn, Helldorado, Law West of the Pecos, The "Apache kid", the story of Beecher's Island, "Bucky" O'Neill, When the Outlaw Rode in Oklahoma, the War for the Range, Carry Law into the Mesquite, The Hunting of Harry Tracy, "Four Sixes t... View more info

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Famous Sheriffs and Western Outlaws

By: William MacLeod Raine

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Perma Books,


Paperback sized with hardcover. No publication date. In very good condition, top of spine bumped and slightly torn, other corners show light bumping and wear. Interior pages toning, but appears unread. Gunfights, feuds, range wars, tough killers and daring sheriffs - authentic facts. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #1784. View more info

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Gambler's Wife: The Life of Malinda Jenkins

By: Jenkins, Malinda; Lilienthal, Jesse

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.A., Univ of Nebraska Pr, 1998

Edition: First Edition


Trade paperback. Bison Books, 1998, first. In near fine condition. She was an unusual pioneer woman who travelled all over the west and was married three times! View more info

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Going to Meet a Man: Denver's Last Legal Public Execution, 27 July 1886

By: King, William M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A., Univ Pr of Colorado, 1990

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Near fine condition. Andrew Green, a 25 year-old black man confessed to murder. But it made Colorado people wonder as to whether Green received a fair trail because of racial and class-based prejudice. It also spurred legislation banning public executions in the state. View more info

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Gunfighters, Highwaymen, and Vigilantes: Violence on the Frontier

By: McGrath, Roger D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ewing, New Jersey, U.S.A., Univ of California Pr, 1987


Trade paperback. In near fine condition, second edition. The story of Aurora and Bodie, California, old time mining camps where most arguments were settled with guns. View more info

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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


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

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High Noon in Lincoln: Violence on the Western Frontier

By: Utley, Robert M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University of New Mexico Press, 1987

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. University of NM Press, 1987, first edition. In very good condition, name on front fly leaf, DJ is good had edgewear. The Lincoln County War of New Mexico. View more info

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History of the San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1851

By: Mary Floyd Williams

Price: $150.00

Publisher: University of California, 1921

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover, no DJ, in mylar cover. In very good condition, moderate bumping to corners and spine ends, binding is slightly loose, but hinges and joints are fully intact, a nice copy of this scarce work. Several leaves are unopened, indicating this copy may never have been read. A Study of Social Control on the California Frontier in the Days of the Gold Rush. University of California Publications in History, Volume XII. A detailed investigation of the vigilante activities... View more info

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In Search of Butch Cassidy

By: Pointer, Larry

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press, 1977


Hardcover. Second printing. In near fine condition, date on front endpaper. The author presents evidence to support his theory that Butch Cassidy (Robert Leroy Parker) died in Spokane, Washington in 1937 where he was known as William T Phillips. View more info