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The Gun Report Volume VIII No 11 April 1963

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Aledo IL, World-Wide Gun Report: 1963

Seller ID: 018023


Softcover. In good condition, heavy cover wear, bottom of pages are wavy from dampness but no interior staining. Some articles: Colts, History and Heroes by J Garnand Hamilton, Has the Gatling Gun Been Forgotten?, The Story of "LSM" by Neill G Carpenter, The Cartridge Collector by Frank Wheeler, More About Goose Guns by Norman E Sharp. View more info

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The Gun Report Volume IV No 5 October 1958

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Aledo IL, World-Wide Gun Report: 1958

Seller ID: 018080


Softcover. In very good condition, light cover wear. The Origins of Gunpowder by Robert Held, Why American Firearms May Hide in Europe by G Charter Harrison Jr, Walking Stick Gun by Ronald Lister, The Liberty Cartridge Co by W R Felton Jr, Red-Legged Devils at Gettysburg by Co Charles G Stevenson, Champion of Liberty, History on a Powder Horn by Robert E Lord, Herman Schlegelmilch Wisconsin Riflemaker by Graham Burnside, More Light on the Bowie Legend by Roger N Conger a... View more info

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Guns on the Early Frontiers

By: Carl P Russell

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University of California Press: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016584


Hardcover. University of California Press, first edition, 1957. In very good condition, page edges toning. DJ is fair, worn on all edges, some chips and pieces missing, protected by mylar. A history of firearms from colonial times through the years of the Western fur trade. View more info

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Trail Dust and Gun Smoke Factual Stories of a Cowboy's Life

By: Jack Grant

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Vantage: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016916


Hardcover, no DJ. Vantage Press, 1965, first edition. In very good condition, board edges shjow some wear, inscription and some glue from tag on front endpaper. All about the life of a cowboy. Adams - Six-Guns #857 View more info

Americans and Their Guns

By: James B Trefethen, James E Serven

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Stackpole Co.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016586


Oversized hardcover. Stackpole, 1967, first edition. In near fine condition, pages lightly toniing. DJ is very good, lightly bumped on rear bottom corner of spine, protected in mylar. The National Rifle Association story through nearly a century of service to the nation. Filled with photos. View more info

Guns and Small Arms Illustrated History

By: Joseph G Rosa, Robin May

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Peerage Books: 1984

Seller ID: 016588


Oversized hardcover with DJ in mylar. Peerage Books, 1984, reprint edition. In near fine condition. The complete story of the gun traced from the first crude mixing of saltpeter, charcoal, and sulfer to the automatics of today. View more info

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Under Cover for Wells Fargo: The Unvarnished Recollections of Fred Dodge

By: Lake, Carolyn

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A., Univ of Oklahoma Pr: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 019780


Hardcover. As new. Reprint edition reissued in 1998, stated first edition by University of Oklahoma. Fred Dodge (1854-1938) was a Wells Fargo secret agent for fifty years, friend of Wyatt Earp, and fast man with a gun. This is his memoir. View more info

Colt Commemorative Firearms

By: R L Wilson

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Charles Kidwell: 1969

Seller ID: 016594


Softcover. Charles Kidwell, 1969. In near fine condition, address stamp and date on half-title page.Information on hte Colt Commemortives for the years 1961 through 1969 and also the "Kansas", "Lawman" and "World War I" series. Booklet also has a model index, issues by model and year, and categories of commemorative sections. View more info

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Spirit Gun of the West: The Story of Doc W F Carver

By: Raymond W Thorp

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Arthur H Clark: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016878


Hardcover. Arthur H Clark, 1957, first edition. In near fine condition, several un-opened pages. DJ is very good, price clipped, some minor soiling, in mylar cover. Item #279 in "An Americana Century" (Arthur H Clark bibliography) includes a statement that there were 2000 copies produced, but only 1006 were bound. Number VII in the "Western Frontiermen Series". Plainsman, trapper, buffalo hunter, Medicine Chief of the Santee Sioux, World's Champion marksm... View more info

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Westward the Women

By: Ross, Nancy Wilson

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A., North Point Pr: 1985

Seller ID: 019813


Trade paperback. Very good condition, light edgewear, address label on back of cover. Originally published in 1944, this was the first good look at women in the Amrican westward expansion. She describes the roles of Indians and whites, bluestockings and prostitutes, the famous and the anonymous, siffragettes, missionaries, gun molls, and hurdy gurdgy girls. View more info

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Outlaws of Western Canada A Collection of Western Canada's Most Villainous Outlaws

By: T W Paterson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Langley BC, Mr Paperback: 1982

Seller ID: 017981


Trade paperback. In good condition, heavy cover wear, pages toning. Bill Miner, William Quantrill, Matthew Roderick, Jack (Sam) Rowlands, Ah-Chee-Wun, Moses Paul & Paul Spintlum, One-Ear Charlie Brown, Almighty Voice, Charcoal, Swift Runner, Boone Helm, Simon Gun-An-Noot, The Flying Dutchman, The Wild McLeans, Antoine Lucanage, Ernest Cashel, Gaddy & Racette, The Dubois Gang, Frank Spencer, Bulldog Kelly. Cannibals, thieves, and murders. View more info