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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

Seller ID: 017937


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

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The American West March 1975 Vol XII No 2

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: American West Publishing Company: 1975

Seller ID: 020939


Magazine, 64 pages. Good condition, cover shows wear, front endpapers a bit soiled, pages a bit wavy but no stains and text is clear. Essay From an Old Cabin by Robert O Beatty, Health or Money Restored by Brooks McNamara, A New Portrait of the American Landscape by Ed Holm, "By No Means Excluding Women" by Elizabthe F Chittenden, Echo From a Lonely Grave, When War Came to Yosemite. View more info

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The American West May 1975 Vol XII No 3

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: American West Publishing Company: 1975

Seller ID: 020940


Magazine, 64 pages. Good condition, glue is loosening, cover shows wear. Butch Cassidy Comes Home by Lula Parker Betenson and Dora Flack, The Temperate Mutiny by Robert J Schwendinger, Kinsey Photographer by Dave Bohn, From Old World to New with Robert Lewis Stevenson by Phillip Drennon Thomas, The Emigants Progress, Robert Lewis Stevenson and the Old Goat Ranch, Welsh Indians and Other Anglo Fables by Larry L. Meyer. View more info

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The American West May/June 1976 Vol XIII No 3

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: American West Publishing Company: 1976

Seller ID: 020946


Magazine, 64 pages. Good condition, cover shows wear, glue loosening, few pages reglued. Content is complete. The California Gold Rush: A Special Issue. My Journal to the Gold Fields by A G Henderson, Letters of Gold by Roger and Nancy Olmstead, Old Sacramento by Lee Foster, Charles Nahl Gold Rush Artist by Moreland Leithold Stevens and Marjorie Arkelian, Vanished Monard of the Sierra (California Grizzly), The Idle and Industrious Miner, We Were Forty-Niners! by Vincent ... View more info

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No Life for a Lady

By: Agnes Morley Cleaveland

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1941

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 016899


Hardcover. Houghton Mifflin, 1941. In very good condition, edges lightly bumped, boards show edgewear, top of pages very lightly soiled. DJ is fair, missing several edge pieces, back panel is soiled, now in mylar. Signed and inscribed by author to a lady friend and bookplate of Harry W Lawton (author of "Willie Boy") on front endpaper. Growing up in the Datil area of New Mexico as not easy, especially not for a girl. She played poker all one night with two rustle... View more info

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Cow Country Legacies

By: Agnes Wright Spring

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Lowell Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016764


Hardcover. Lowell Press, 1976, first edition. In near fine condition, with a very good DJ, has some minor edgewear, now in mylar cover. An intimate portrayal of the lives and times of the gents, ladies, and even some rascals, who fashioned culture out of the rawness of the early West. View more info

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The Pony Express: The Record of a Romantic Adventure in Business

By: Arthur Chapman

Price: $50.00

Publisher: G P Putnam's Sons: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016855


Hardcover, no DJ. G P Putnam's Sons, 1932, first edition. In very good condition, minor edgewear and corners bumped. Has 7 plates and a frontispiece. Endpapers are maps. The story of the Pony Express, in operation only 79 weeks, carrying mail from St. Joseph, Missouri to San Francisco, Calfornia. Adams - Six Guns #412 View more info

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The Wild Bunch at Robbers Roost

By: Baker, Pearl

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Abelard-Schuman: 1971

Seller ID: 017909


Hardcover. In near fine condition, front endpapers lightly toned from lain-in newspaper clipping. DJ is very good and covered in mylar. Includes a newspaper advertisement dated Jan. 1, 1972, for this book. Pearl Baker's family's ranch included Robbers Roost and she heard many of the legends and knew many people who remembered the outlaws. Additional research resulted in this book. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #121. 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)

Seller ID: 017955


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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Outlaws of the Old West

By: Carl W Breihan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bonanza: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017902


Hardcover. In very good condition, top of spine bumped, small paper stain at top of front endpaper. DJ is good, has light foxing on front and back, in mylar protector now. Jesse James, the Younger brothers, Billy the Kid, Sam Bass, the Daltons, and more. Author researched old newspaper files, city records and local museums to write this book. View more info

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Six Racy Madams of Colorado

By: Caroline Bancroft

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Johnson Publishing: 1975

Seller ID: 018001


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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Under Cover for Wells Fargo The Unvarnished Recollections of Fred Dodge

By: Carolyn Lake

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017974


Hardcover. In very good condition, minor corner bumping, slight slant to spine, previous owner markings on front endpaper and half-title page, some minor soiling to outside page edges. DJ has some minor chipping and creasing, now in mylar cover. Stated first printing. Fred Dodge was an under-cover detective for the Wells Fargo freight/stage line, spending early years in Tombstone, Arizona, where he knew and was a friend of Wyatt Earp and his brothers. Adams - Six Guns (R... View more info

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Cowboy Capital of the World: The Saga of Dodge City

By: Carter, Samuel

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Doubleday: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017975


Hardcover. In very good condition, minor foxing outside page edges. DJ has minor chipping and creasing, spine lightly sunned, in mylar cover. Wyatt Earp, Doc Holliday, Bat Masterson, Big Nose Kate - the truth behind the legend. View more info

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The Rustler Business

By: Charles B Penrose

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Douglas Budget:

Seller ID: 018007


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 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)

Seller ID: 017967


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 Outlaw Trail

By: Charles Kelly

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Bonanza: 1958

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 017978


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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Cattle & Men

By: Charles Wayland Towne, Edward Norris Wentworth

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma: 0

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 016807


Hardcover, no DJ. University of Oklahoma, 1955, stated first edition. In near fine condition, corners lightly bumped. Signed: To Harvey McDougal with best wishes and heartiest greetings. Edward N. Wentworth, on front free endpaper. A comprehensive history of cattle and man's domestication of the bovine - from pre-historic times to modern times. Adams - Rampaging Herd #2318. View more info

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Prison Centennial 1876 - 1976 A Pictorial History of the Arizona Territorial Prison a Yuma

By: Cliff Trafzer, Steve George

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rio Colorado Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018013


Softcover. In very good condition, some cover wear. A short history of the Arizona Territorial Prison and then pages of photos of the guards, inmates, the prison itself. An amazing look at how prisoners were treated in the past and what their offenses were. The prison's nickname was Hellhole. View more info

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Law of the Range: Portraits of Old-Time Brand Inspectors

By: Collector, Stephen

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Livingston, Montana, U.S.A., Clark City Pr: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017988


Oversized hardcover. In near fine condition, DJ is in mylar. Brand inspectors, range detectives - each man has a close-mouthed story idiosycratic as his name, specific on his face, and yet the sum of fifty biographies reveals a western everyman's tale. From Montana, Wyoming and Colorado. 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)

Seller ID: 018004


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