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Guns on the High Mesa

By: Arthur Henry Gooden

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap:

Seller ID: 013533


Hardcover, no DJ. Grosset & Dunlap, 1943. In very good condition, boards have wear on corners and some color missing, looks like DJ may have been glued to end papers, some leftover brown paper there, slight spine twist, pages yellowing. An old fashioned Western tale with guns, a girl, and lots of danger! View more info

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Far from Here: A Novel

By: Baart, Nicole

Price: $8.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Howard Books: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 021947


Trade paperback. Danica's husband vanishes on a flight in Alaska. Is he dead? Did he leave her and start a new life up there? She's going to find out. View more info

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Ventures West Book One Sun and Shadow Ventures

By: Bert Murphy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Roswell, NM, Mbar Publishing: 1996

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 018761


A hip-pocket book to fit your riding britches. Very good condition. Signed by author on title page. A fictional account of James Houston Slack and his lifetime of adventures in the American Southwest. View more info

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Windfall of Inherited Treasures

By: Betty Carney Taussig

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 015798


Large softcover. Windfall Publishing, 1983. In near fine condition. Water color illustrations.An old Southern Maryland family as they lived American history. View more info

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Gene Autry and the Thief River Outlaws

By: Bob Hamilton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Whitman Publishing Company: 1944

Seller ID: 022589


Hardcover. Pages are all browning from age and quality of paper but it's still readable. The DJ is missing pieces and shows wear. Someone is trying to stop the construction of a railway bridge. View more info

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Sally Dows and Other Stories

By: Bret Harte

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Regent Press: 1893

Seller ID: 022588


Hardcover. Name on back of front cover, outside page edges darkening. Interior is good. Includes The Conspiracy of Mrs. Bunker, Transformation of Buckeye Camp, Their Uncle from California as well as Sally Dows. View more info

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Ah, Sweet Mystery of Life : Stories

By: Dahl, Roald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Alfred A. Knopf Incorporated: 1990

Seller ID: 008926


Small hardcover. Alfred A Knopf, first American edition, 1990. In near fine condition, with a mylar cover. Stories of an English village in the years after WWII. View more info

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Victoria: A novel of a young queen by the Creator/Writer of the Masterpiece Presentation on PBS

By: Daisy Goodwin

Price: $18.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 021942


Hardcover. Historical fiction about Victoria's life. Fascinating. View more info

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In a Far Country - Jack London's Tales of the West

By: Dale L. Walker

Price: $8.00

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011042


Trade paperback. Jameson Books, first, 1987. In good condition. light stain on outside of book pages. An anthology of his best tales of the West. Includes To Build a Fire. View more info

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Hot Biscuits: Eighteen Stories by Women and Men of the Ranching West

By: Evans, Max; Moulton, Candy

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A., Univ of New Mexico Pr: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013796


Hardcover. University of New Mexico Press, 2002, stated first edition. In very good condition. An anthology of Western stories. Most stories have biscuits in them because it was a cowboy staple! View more info

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Hornblower and the Hotspur (Hornblower Ser., No. 3)

By: Forester, C. S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Little Brown & Company: 1998

Seller ID: 009256


Trade paperback. Little, Brown & Co, 1998. In very good condition. Third in the Hornblower series. View more info

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Whispering Smith

By: Frank H Spearman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons:

Seller ID: 013591


Hardcover, no DJ. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1909, second printing. In very good condition, board wear, pages yellowing. A classic western. View more info

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Whispering Smith

By: Frank H Spearman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1908

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 022587


Hardcover. Inner front hinge is cracked, pages are toning, and top and bottom of spine has been bumped. Book plate on back of front cover, name and date on front endpaper. Still very readable and the illustrations are realistic. View more info

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Best Mounted Police Stories

By: Harrison, Dick

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Georgetown, Ontario, Canada, Univ of Alberta Pr: 1996

Seller ID: 017437


Trade paperback. University of Alberta Press, 1996, sixth edition. In near fine condition. Fictional recounts of mounted police activities, from the early days through the twentieth century. View more info

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Home for Christmas: Stories for Young and Old

By: Henry Van Dyke; Pearl S. Buck; Beatrice Joy Chute; Ruth Sawyer; Elizabeth Goudge; Selma Lagerlöf; Rebecca Caudill; Madeleine L'Engle

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Plough Publishing House: 2014

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 022177


Trade paperback. Twenty stories all about Christmas, many classic tales. View more info

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The Angels' Share (The Bourbon Kings)

By: J.R. Ward

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkley: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 022379


Hardcover. Maybe their father's death wasn't suicide... View more info

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The Bourbon Kings

By: J.R. Ward

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkley: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 022380


Hardcover. Forbidden love and family secrets... View more info

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The Goldsmith's Wife

By: Jean Plaidy

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 003284


Hardcover, ex-library, book club. Sears Readers Club, 1950. In good condition, usual library markings. The story of lovely Jane Shore, who married a worthy merchant and ran away with a handsome king. View more info

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The Spanish Bridegroom

By: Jean Plaidy

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 011086


Hardcover, bookclub edition. G P Putnam, 1971. In very good condition, light foxing on top of book pages, good DJ in mylar. Young Philip agrees to marry Mary Tudor. View more info

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Beyond the Blue Mountains

By: Jean Plaidy

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 011087


Hardcover. D. Appleton-Century Co., 1947. In good condition, pages yellowing, small soil mark on outside of book pages, name on front end paper, with a poor DJ, part of it missing, covered with mylar. The story of three generations of women and their loves and their losses. View more info