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45-Caliber Law: The Way of Life of the Frontier Peace Officer

By: William MacLeod Raine

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Row Peterson and Co., 1941

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Hardcover, no DJ, in mylar cover. In near fine condition. Signed by the author on the front endpaper. The Way of Life series. Black and white ilustrations. Written for juvenile readers, but suitable for adults also. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #1785. View more info

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A Dynasty of Western Outlaws

By: Paul I Wellman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bonanza, 1961


Hardcover. In very good condition. A saga of the infamous gunmen who from Quantrill's Raiders to Pretty Boy Floyd terrorized the west for a century. There was some connection between them all. View more info

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A Fitting Death for Billy the Kid

By: Ramon F Adams

Price: $75.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma, 1960

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. In near fine condition, light soiling on outside page edges, light board edgewear. DJ is very good, some chipping on spine ends, light soiling, in mylar cover. The truth about Billy the Kid. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #9. View more info

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A Gallery of Western Badmen

By: William Waters

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Covington KY, Americana Publications, 1954


Softcover. In very good condition, some cover soiling, interior is bright and clear. Short biographies of all the bad boys of the old west. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #2324, Adams - Burs Under the Saddle #400. View more info

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A Kid on the Comstock: Reminiscences of a Virginia City Childhood

By: Waldorf, John Taylor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: American West Pub Co, 1970

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. American West Publishing, 1970, first edition. In near fine condition, with a very good DJ, small soil mark on front panel, now in mylar. Virginia City in the 1870's, when the town was dirty, noisy, dangerous, exciting, tough - and all silver. View more info

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A Place to Raise Hell Cheyenne Saloons

By: Scott Dial

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Johnson Publishing, 1977


Softcover. In near fine condition, light scratch on front cover. A fond look at the saloons and history of Cheyenne and other western saloon towns. View more info

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A Room for the Night, Hotels of the Old West

By: Richard A Van Orman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bonanza,


Hardcover. Bonanza Books, reprint edition, orginally published by Indiana University Press, 1966. In very good condition, bottom boards are lightly rubbed and 1" of the rear hinge is exposed. DJ is good, has chips and tears and back panel is soiled, protected in mylar. Author uses records, autobiographies, letters, and journals to recreate the nature of hotels and hospitality houses in the Old West from 1830 to 1890. View more info

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And Die in the West: The Story of the O.K. Coral Gunfight

By: Marks, Paula Mitchell

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A., Touchstone Books, 1990

Edition: First Edition


Trade paperback. In very good condition, remainder mark, small ink mark on front endpaper. A very complete in-depth analysis of the so-called "Gunfight at OK Corral", October 26, 1881, in Tombstone, Arizona. The events that led up to the fight and a detailed description of the actual shoot-out. View more info

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Bandit to Lawman

By: Roscoe Sheller

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Yakima, Washington, Franklin Press, 1966

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Hardcover. In near fine condition with a good DJ, has some chips and tearing and a few small pieces missing, now in mylar cover. Flamboyant signature on title page. The story of Matt Warner, forced into a criminal career, and then caught at the Roslyn Bank robber. Covers ten western states from Canada to Mexico. He associated with the McCarty brothers and Butch Cassidy before he became a lawman. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #1992. View more info

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Bareback!: One Man's Journey Along the Pony Express Trail

By: Ellis, Jerry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Delacorte Pr, 1993

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover with DJ in mylar. Delacourte Press, 1993, first edition. As new. Travelling by horseback, covered wagon, foot, and canoe, Ellis, A Cherokee descendant, explored the country that was once home ot the brave Pony riders. View more info

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Booze: The Impact of Whiskey on the Prairie West

By: Gray, James Henry

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Rexdale, Ontario, Canada, Macmillan of Canada, 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


Hardcover. In near fine condition, with a very good DJ, a 3/4 inch closed tear at the top of front panel. Inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. Wide open boozing was a fact of life in the pioneer west of Canada. And it didn't stay in Canada - booze runners came into the states. In Winnipeg, there is a legend that the city had an informal arrangment with Ginger Snooks, its most famous scavenger, to make a midnight sweep of the alleys behind the Main Street... View more info

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British Gentlemen in the Wild West: The Era of the Intensely English Cowboy

By: Woods, Lawrence M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A., Free Pr, 1989

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Free Press, 1989, first edition. In near fine condition, DJ in mylar. Woods contrasts the often harsh lot of the ordinary cowpoke with the luxurious lifestyle enjoyed by members of the exclusive Cheyenne Club, where gentlemen dines on fresh oysters, smoked fine cigars, and toasted their guests - among them Oscar Wilde and Lillie Langtry - with imported French champagne. View more info

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Buckskin and Blanket Days

By: Thomas Henry Tibbles

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Doubleday, 1957


Hardcover. Doubleday, 1957. Originally written in 1905. In very good condition, paper is separating at the hinge on front flyleaf, outside page edges toning. DJ is good, has some chipping and a small section missing at the bottom of the front panel and spine, back panel has some soiling, now in mylar. Memoirs of a friend of the Indians. A pioneer, scout, hunter and Indian friend, the story of his life from his youth in Bleeding, Kansas, to the Battle of Wounded Knee. View more info

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Buckskin and Spurs

By: Glenn Shirley

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House, 1958

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. In very good condition, pages toning. DJ has some very toning at edges. A Gallery of Frontier Rogues. Burton C Mossman, George W Pike, Thomas J Smith, Wal Henderson, Joe Stokes, Tangdhangtanka, Ben Cravens, Bill Pickett, Pay and Couch, Amos Chapman, Deaf Smith, Henry Starr. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #2008. View more info

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Bunkhouse Papers

By: John Upton Terrell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dial Press, 1971

Edition: First Edition


Hardcover. Dial Press, 1971, stated first printing. In near fine condition, tiny inkmark on bottom of page outside page edges, DJ shows some soiling, now in mylar cover. His days as a cowboy, sheephereder, telephone lineman, hobo, writer, and tourist. View more info