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Red Lights on the Prairies

By: James H. Gray

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1972


Hardcover. Macmillan of Canada, reprint, 1972. In very good condition, bookplate on front fly leaf, DJ is fair. Winnipeg, Brandon, Regina, Moose Jaw, Saskatoon, Edmonton, Calgary, Medicine Hat, and Drumheller - and the early days of prostitution. View more info

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Report of the Special Committee Appointed to Investigate the Troubles in Kansas Report No. 200

By: US House of Representatives 34th Congress

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., U.S.A., Cornelius Wendell, 1856

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. In good condition, moderate bumping to corners and spine ends, minor wear at foot of spine, a fair amount of foxing to interior pages (especially endpapers), minor soiling of covers. Text is very much readable despite interior foxing. Congressional committee report on the elections in the Kansas Territory regarding the question of slavery, the question being put to the inhabitants of the territory due to the passage of the Kansas-Nebraska Act (1854) which repe... 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


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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Robbers Rogues and Ruffians: True Tales of the Wild West

By: Bryan, Howard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.A., Clear Light Pub, 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Trade paperback. In very good condition, cover has light edgewear. Signed by author on half-title page. Appears to be tales of New Mexican bandits of various sorts, including one female. Short stories that will amaze and amuse you as follow the infamous escapades in the Old West. View more info

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Robbers Roost Recollections

By: Baker, Pearl

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Utah State University Press, 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Hardcover. In near fine condition, previous owner's markings on half-title page. DJ is very good, has small pink stain on front cover, back cover has some minor moisture staining, in mylar cover now. Author signed on title page. Contains a gift inscription, showing that this book was the property of Helen Papanikolaw, Utah writer and historian. Ranch life: doing without much water and trying to keep a bunch of cows together in what must have been an excellent place to lo... View more info

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Rosa May: The Search for a Mining Camp Legend

By: Williams, George

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Carson City, Nevada, U.S.A., Tree by the River Pub, 1984

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Trade paperback. Near fine condition. Sixth printing. Signed by author on title page. Includes 30 rare photos and the story of the author's search for the truth about Rosa May. View more info

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Sam Bass & Gang

By: Miller, Rick

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, U.S.A., State House Pr, 1999

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. As new. An accurate portrayal of Sam Bass, which loses none of the drama or excitement previous tales about him held. He started with stagecoaches, moved on to trains, and died in a gunfight in the streets of Round Rock, Texas. View more info

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Sheriff William Brady, Tragic Hero of the Lincoln County War

By: Lavash, Donald R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.A., Sunstone Pr, 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Trade paperback. In near fine condition, minor edgewear. Signed by author on half-title page. In 1873, crime and violence were rampant in Lincoln County, New Mexico. Land fraud, cattle and horse stealing were common. Outlaws, including the Billy the Kid, swarmed in to join hands with dishonest citizens. Although Brady tried to stem the growing tide anarchy, his efforts ended when he was ambushed by Billy the Kid and his gang. View more info

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Six Racy Madams of Colorado

By: Caroline Bancroft

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Johnson Publishing, 1975


Softcover. Fifth edition. In very good condition, light cover soiling. Jennie Rogers, Mattie Silks, Laura Evans, Lillian Powers, Pearl de Vere, Cock-Eyed Liz. View more info

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Slade: The True Story of the Notorious Badman

By: Scott, Robert

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Glendo, Wyoming, U.S.A., High Plains Pr, 2004

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Hardcover. In near fine condition, front paste down has a small rip at one corner. Limited edition number 32 of 475, signed on the limited edition bookplate. Notorious Jack Slade, the efficient yet deadly superintendent of the Overland State Line and the Pony Express. View more info

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Soiled Doves: Prostitution in the Early West

By: Seagraves, Ann

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wesanne Publications, 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Trade paperback. In near fine condition. The grey world of prostitution and the women who participated. Lots of stories and many photos. Signed by author on half-title page. View more info

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Soiled Doves: Prostitution in the Early West

By: Seagraves, Ann

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1994


Trade paperback. In near fine condition, little tear at top of spine. The grey world of prostitution and the women who participated. Lots of stories and many photos. View more info

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Step Right Up

By: McNamara, Brooks

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Doubleday, 1976

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover, ex-library. In very good condition, usual library markings. How Dr. Hemmold's Genuine Preparation of Highly Concentrated Compound Fluid Extract of Buchnu, Dr. Williams' Pink Pills for Pale People, and the Berlin Corn and Bunion cure were unloaded on the public. The history of the growth of the medicine show, with lots of illustrations. View more info

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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


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 American Heritage Book of Great Adventures of the Old West

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: American Heritage Press, 1969


Hardcover. In very good condition with a good DJ, chipped and creased, now in a mylar cover. Twenty articles written by historians, poets, admirers of America's past, and a United States senator. Where is the money for your next meal coming from? Some of the early settlers had no idea. View more info