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Image for The Charles M. Russell Book The Life and Work of the Cowboy Artist

The Charles M. Russell Book The Life and Work of the Cowboy Artist

By: Harold McCracken

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company: 1957

Seller ID: 021620

Condition: Good


Oversized hardcover. The pages are toning a bit and a couple of pages have small paint spots on them (looks like watercolor). Beautiful photos of paintings and more done by a real master at painting the old west. The scan makes the cover look discolored, but it is not. View more info

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Living Pioneers The Epic of the West By Those Who Lived It

By: Harold Preece

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The World Publishing Company: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016853

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover. The World Publishing Company, 1952, stated first edition. In near fine condition, some light toning on endpapers. DJ is good, shows some edgewear, now in mylar cover. The pony trails, the Indian raids, the gambling halls of Virginia City have all disappeared, but the stories are still alive! View more info

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William Henry Jackson: An Annotated Bibliography {1862 to 1995}

By: Harrell, Thomas H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nevada City, California, U.S.A., Carl Mautz Pub: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018879

ISBN: 1887694021

Condition: As New


Trade paperback. As new. From photographing the post-Civil War expansion into the Western United States to publishing colorful art prints of people and scenes around the world, Jackson was always prominent. View more info

Image for William Henry Jackson: An Annotated Bibliography {1862 to 1995}

William Henry Jackson: An Annotated Bibliography {1862 to 1995}

By: Harrell, Thomas H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nevada City, California, U.S.A., Carl Mautz Pub: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020619

ISBN: 1887694021

Condition: As New


Trade paperback. As new. From photographing the post-Civil War expansion into the Western United States to publishing colorful art prints of people and scenes around the world, Jackson was always prominent. View more info

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Rocky Mountainania A Tenderfoot's Dictionary

By: Harriet Peters, Dave Stirling, Dick Rome

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Rome Creations: 1946

Seller ID: 019638

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Very good condition, pages toning a bit. Twenty-third and Twenty-Fourth printing, April, 1946. A humorous look at the meanings of words western people use. Don't plan on incorporating it into your speech unless you want to be laughed at. Comic illustrations. View more info

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Rio Grande

By: Harvey Fergusson

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Alfred A Knopf: 1936

Seller ID: 016092

Condition: Fair


Hardcover. Alfred A Knopf, 1936, fourth printing. In very good condition, some water damage on top of book pages that has discolored a few about 1/8" - not overly noticeable. DJ is very chipped at edges and has some tears, in fair condition. Local New Mexico history and 18 photos, including the Taos Pueblo and Indians. View more info

Image for Cowboys : The Real Story of Cowboys and Cattlemen

Cowboys : The Real Story of Cowboys and Cattlemen

By: Hassrick, Royal B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016847

ISBN: 0706404874

Condition: Near Fine


Oversized softcover. Derbibooks, 1975, first edition. In near fine condition, minor edgewear. Filled with illustrations. Covers the early days of cowboys to contemporary cattlemen. View more info

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Annie Oakley of the Wild West

By: Havighurst, Walter

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.A., Univ of Nebraska Pr: 1992

Seller ID: 015944

ISBN: 0803272537

Condition: Very Good


Trade paperback, ex-library. University of Nebraska Press, 1992, second printing. In very good condition with usual library markings. The peerless lady wing-shot. View more info

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Spurs Were A-Jinglin': A Brief Look at the Wyoming Range Country

By: Hedgpeth, Don; Belden, Charles J.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Northland Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 016839

ISBN: 0873581393

Condition: Near Fine


Oversized hardcover. Nortland Press, 1975, first edition. Signed on half-title page by author. In near fine condition with a very good DJ in mylar. In these pages, the men, the life, the cattle and the horses are captured on film by a man who knew the sound of a jinglin's spur. He was operator and part-owener of Wyoming's Pitchfork Ranch for a quarter century. View more info

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Depression and New Deal in Virginia: The Enduring Dominion

By: Heinemann, Ronald L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S.A., Univ of Virginia Pr: 1983

Seller ID: 018874

ISBN: 0813909465

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover. Near fine condition. The dramatic opposition between the Byrd organization and Roosevelt's New Deal. View more info

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Last of the Great Scouts (Buffalo Bill)

By: Helen Cody Wetmore

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 008905

Condition: Good


Hardcover, no DJ, ex-library. Grosset & Dunlap, c. 1918. In good condition, usual library markings, some color removed from back boards with library tag. Foreward by Zane Grey. The story of a legend. View more info

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The Downs, The Rockies and Desert Gold

By: Helen Downer Croft

Price: $15.00

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016804

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, ex-library. Caxton Printers, 1961, first edition. In very good condition, usual library markings. The story of Thomas Downer and his family in Colorado and Nevada. View more info

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Wild Horses: A Turn-Of-The-Century Prairie Girlhood

By: Henderson, Eva Pendleton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.A., Sunstone Pr: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018756

ISBN: 0865340137

Condition: Very Good


Trade paperback. Very good condition, cover wear. The story of a girl who turns into a woman living in the praire land of New Mexico. A few photos included. View more info

Image for Dassonville: William E. Dassonville, California Photographer (1879-1957)

Dassonville: William E. Dassonville, California Photographer (1879-1957)

By: Hertzmann, Paul; Herzig, Susan

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Nevada City, California, U.S.A., Carl Mautz Pub: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019503

ISBN: 1887694161

Condition: As New


Oversized hardcover. As new. 60 illustrations, including 47 color and duotone plates. Essay by Peter Palmquist. Not only was he a photographer and self-taught chemist, he developed and marketed his own line of photographic paper: Charcoal Black. Even Ansel Adams used it. View more info

Image for Brett, from Bloomsbury to New Mexico: A Biography

Brett, from Bloomsbury to New Mexico: A Biography

By: Hignett, Sean

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Manchester, New Hampshire, U.S.A., Olympic Marketing Corp: 1985

Seller ID: 018757

ISBN: 0531097757

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. Very good condition, inscription from previous owner on front endpaper. D H Lawrence sought recruits for his utopian colony of "Rananim" and Dorothy Brett answered the call. High in the mountains above Taos, New Mexico, it became a party of three: Lawrence, his wife, and Brett. When Lawrence moves away, Brett follows briefly, but returns to New Mexico. View more info

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Jesse Chisholm: Ambassador of the Plains

By: Hoig, Stan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A., Univ Pr of Colorado: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016896

ISBN: 0870811983

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover. University Press of Colorado, 1991, first edition. In near fine condition, DJ in mylar. Descended on one side from the wise and courageous Cherokee Chief Corn Tassel and on the other from a flamboyant Scottish rogue of the Old South, Chisholm spent his childhood among the Cherokees in Arkansas Territory. View more info

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The Legacy of the DC-3

By: Holden, Henry M.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Wind Canyon Pub: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 019006

ISBN: 1879630400

Condition: Near Fine


Oversized softcover. Near fine condition, light crease down spine. Author's inscription and signature and date glued in on separate paper on title page. First edition, first printing. A comprehensive look at how the DC-3 was used and it's place in history. They are still being flown to airshows. View more info

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Country Days and Southern Ways

By: Holt, Dwight

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tuscaloosa, Alabama, U.S.A., Sevgo Pr: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017610

ISBN: 0943487285

Condition: Near Fine


Trade paperback. Sevgo Press, first edition, 1991. In near fine condition. How a family grew up on a farm in Alabama during the days of the Depression. View more info

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Conquistadors in North American History

By: Horgan, Paul

Price: $20.00

Publisher: El Paso, Texas, U.S.A., Texas Western Pr: 1982

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 019786

ISBN: 0874040728

Condition: Near Fine


Trade paperback. Near fine condition. First printing by Texas Western Press, reprint edition. A look at how the conquistadors of Spain made their way to North America, their settlements, and the religion they brought with them. View more info

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The Old West Speaks

By: Howard R Driggs

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bonanza: 1956

Seller ID: 016843

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, no DJ, in mylar cover. Bonanza, 1956. In very good condition, light wear on corners. Ranges from the Lewis and Clark expedition to the joining of the Transcontinental Railroad. Includes 15 color plates from water-color paintings by William Henry Jackson. View more info