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Footprints on the Frontier

By: Virginia Cole Trenholm

Price: $325.00

Publisher: 1945

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 016920

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover, no DJ. has mylar cover. Self-published, 1945, limited edition #556 of 1000 copies. Signed by author on limitations page. In near fine condition, very light edegwear and bumping on boards, pages are toning. History of Wyoming with an emphasis on Laramie (named for fur trapper Jacques La Ramie). Adams - Six Guns #2236, Adams - Rampaging Herd #2329. Hard to find. View more info

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Wyoming Pageant

By: Virginia Cole Trenholm, Maurine Carley

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Prairie Publishing: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016905

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover. Prairie Publishing, 1946, first edition. In near fine condition, light foxing on top of outside pages. DJ is fair, shows soiling and some edgepieces are missing, now in mylar. Not used as a textbook. Learn about John Colter, Johnson County War, Jim Bridger, women's suffrage, Pony Express. Adams - Six Guns #2237, Adams - Rampaging Hers #2330. 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

Seller ID: 016894

ISBN: 0910118140

Condition: Near Fine


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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Clio's Cowboys: Studies in the Historiography of the Cattle Trade

By: Walker, Don D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016882

ISBN: 0803247133

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover. University of Nebraska, 1981, first edition. In near fine condition, with a very good DJ, light edgewear, back panel has some scuffing, in mylar. The life of a cowboy, his personal and thoughts and feelings. Studies in the Historiography of the Cattle Trade. View more info

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Cattle-Raising on the Plains of North America

By: Walter Baron Von Richthofen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma: 1964

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 016751

Condition: Near Fine


Small hardcover. University of Oklahoma Press, 1964, new edition, first thus. In near fine condition, tiny soil mark on bottom outside book pages. DJ is very good, edges show some wear, in mylar cover. Valuable for it's excellent descriptions of the Great Plains area as well as for its lists of the leading cattle companies of the early 1880's. Adams - Rampaging Herd #1892. View more info

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Cattle-Raising on the Plains of North America

By: Walter Baron Von Richthofen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma: 1969

Seller ID: 016752

Condition: Near Fine


Small hardcover, no DJ. University of Oklahoma Press, 1969, second printing. In near fine condition Valuable for it's excellent descriptions of the Great Plains area as well as for its lists of the leading cattle companies of the early 1880's. Adams - Rampaging Herd #1892. View more info

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The Butterfield Overland Mail

By: Waterman L Ormsby

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Huntington Library: 0

Seller ID: 016815

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover, no DJ. The Huntington Library, 1955, centennial edition, third printing, lithographic facsimile. In near fine condition, corners lightly bumped. An account of the trip on the first west-bound stage beginning September 16, 1858, in St. Louis and arriving in San Francisco on October 10th by the only through passenger. View more info

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To Possess the Land: Biography Arthur Rochford Manby

By: Waters, Frank

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Athens, Ohio, U.S.A., Swallow Pr: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016877

ISBN: 0804006474

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover. Swallow Press, 1973, first edition, frist printing (stated). In near fine condition, with a good DJ, shows edgewear and scuffing, now in mylar cover. He was an ambitious 24 year old when he left England and arrived in the Territory of New Mexico in 1883. He believed it was a territory he could rule. This is the story of his life, his actions, and the mystery of his death. View more info

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Desert Wife

By: Wetherill, Hilda Faunce

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.A., Bison Books: 1981

Seller ID: 019817

ISBN: 080326853X

Condition: Near Fine


Trade paperback. Near fine condition. Third printing. She was the wife of an Indian trader in the desert wilderness of the Navajos before World War I. View more info

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Pike's Peak...or Busted!

By: William Hawkins Hedges; Herber O Brayer

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Branding Iron Press: 1954

Seller ID: 021852

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover. Hedges Frontier Rembrances. Limited to 750 copies, this one is unnumbered. View more info

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DeGrazia the Irreverent Angel

By: William Reed

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Frontier Publication: 1971

Seller ID: 021866

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. The white cover shows dirt and has some small tears. Filled with photos of DeGrazia's artwork. His work is commonly seen in the southwest and has its own grace and charm. 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

Seller ID: 016895

ISBN: 0029356016

Condition: Near Fine


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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Sexless Oysters and Self-Tipping Hats: 100 Years of Invention in the Pacific Northwest

By: Woog, Adam

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Seattle, Washington, U.S.A., Sasquatch Books: 1991

Seller ID: 018468

ISBN: 0912365471

Condition: Near Fine


Softcover. Near fine condition. Think of such wonderous inventions: A house that cleans itself, a car as comfortable in the air as it is on the ground, a language for microcomputers. Then read the stories about the inventors and found out how many of the ideas worked! View more info

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Annals of Wyoming, Vol. 7 No. 4 April 1931

By: Wyoming State Department of History

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Wyoming State Department of History: 1931

Seller ID: 017857

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. In very good condition, light edgewear. Contents: West Side Mining Company by Clarence T Johnson, Reminiscences of A A Spaugh by himself, Dr. Edward Day Woodruff by his daughter, Diary Kept by W A Richards in Summer of 1873. Frontispiece photo is of Frank Collins Emerson, former governor of Wyoming, who died in office on February 18, 1931. View more info

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Annals of Wyoming Vol. 7 No. 1 July 1930

By: Wyoming State Department of History

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Wyoming State Department of History: 1930

Seller ID: 017858

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. In very good condition, light edgewear. Booklet was originally identified incorrectly and Volume and Number have been changed with a red ink stamp. Contents: Economic History and Settlement of Converse County, Wyoming by John LeeRoy Waller, Camp Jenney by Chris Holley, Life of Oscar Collister by himself. View more info

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Virginia True

By: Zaplin Lampert Gallery

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sante Fe, NM, U.S.A., Zaplin Lampert Gallery: 2001

Seller ID: 021632

Condition: As New


Softcover, as new, still shrink wrapped. This is a catalog of paintings by American artist Virginia True (1900-1989) shown during an exhibit at the Zaplin Lampert Gallery. View more info