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The Badman of the West

By: George Hendricks

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Naylor Company, 1959


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

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The Earps of Tombstone

By: Douglas D Martin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tombstone Epitaph, 1987


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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The Flamboyant Mr. Colt and His Deadly Six-Shooter

By: Keating, Bern

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Doubleday, 1978

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. In near fine condition. DJ is very good, has 1/2" tear at top of the rear panel, light soiling, now in mylar cover. A barely literate young man who parlayed a vigorous mind, a fierce self-confidence, and a flair for chemistry and mechanics into the invention of the revolver, the submarine cable, and an industrial empire that perfected the mass-production system fifty years before the coming of Henry Ford. View more info

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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


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 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


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

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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)


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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The Law Goes West

By: Forbes Parkhill

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sage Books, 1956

Edition: First Edition


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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The Life, Times & Treacherous Death of Jesse James

By: Frank Triplett

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Konecky & Konecky,


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

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The Outlaw Trail

By: Redford, Robert

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Grosset & Dunlap, 1978

Edition: First Edition


Oversized hardcover. In very good condition, corners light bumped. DJ is good has minor chipping and creasing, a 1" rip at bottom of rear panel, now in mylar cover. Retracing the paths blazed by outlaws, Redford and his party ride up the narrow ravines, across wild plains and through ghost towns to the hideouts of Butch Cassidy, the McCarty brothers, Cleophas Dowd, Mexican Joe, and the Bassett sisters. View more info

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The Outlaw Trail

By: Charles Kelly

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Bonanza, 1958

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Hardcover. In very good condition, minor bumping to corners and spine ends, previous owner has taped rear flap from a different state DJ inside the front cover, previous owner markings on front endpaper and inside rear cover. DJ has minor chipping and creasing, now in mylar cover. Laid in items have one fold, horizontally across the middle of the page. Signed by the author on the half-title page. Laid in, 4 pages (197-200) from Volume 39 (1971) of the Utah Historical Qua... View more info

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The Outlaw Trail: A History of Butch Cassidy and His Wild Bunch

By: Charles Kelly

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, Devin-Adair, 1959

Edition: First Trade

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Hardcover. In very good condition, owner's name front endpaper. DJ is good, has some chipping and creasing, two small sections missing, now in mylar cover. First trade edition after self-published edition. Signed and dated on half-title page. Hole-in-the-Wall, Brown's Hole, and Robber's Roost, Butch Cassidy and the Wild Bunch. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #1221. View more info

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The Redlight Ladies of Virginia City, Nevada

By: Williams, George

Price: $20.00

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

Edition: First Edition


Softcover. In near fine condition, cover edgewear. The story of prostitution in the old west town of Virginia City, Nevada, in the late nineteenth century. Profiles the lives of several prostitutes and madams. View more info

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The Rise and Fall of Jesse James

By: Love, Robertus

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Greenwich, Connecticut, U.S.A., Brompton Books Corp, 1990


Trade paperback. In near fine condition. One of the earliest works on the James Brothers where the author attempted to be accurate. Adams - Six Guns (R) - 1366. View more info

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The Rustler Business

By: Charles B Penrose

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Douglas Budget,


Softcover. In near fine condition, very minor soiling of covers. In 1914 Dr. Charles B. Penrose accompanied the invaders as official surgeon. This is his version of the Johnson County War, found in the Wyoming Stock Grower's Association archives. There is also information on Tom Horn. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #1712. Rare. View more info

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The Scouting Expeditions of McCullough's Texas Rangers

By: Samuel C Reid Jr

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, U.S.A., The Steck Company, 1935


Hardcover, no DJ. Near fine condition, pages lightly toning, spine ends lightly bumped, a few light color spots on spine and light scuffing on back board. A facsimile reproduction of the original 1847 edition. Subtitle: Or, The Summer and Fall Campaign of the Army of the United States in Mexico 1846 Including Skirmishes with the Mexicans and an Accurate Detail of the Storming of Monterey Also the Daring Scouts at Buena Vista Together with Anecdotes, Incidents, Descriptio... View more info