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Colorado History Number 1 1997

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Colorado Historical Society: 1997

Seller ID: 022584

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. General Sherman's Last March by Eugene C Tidball, Letters from the Rockies: John Cotton Dada in Southwestern Colorado 1880-81, Anne Evans Christmas Pilgrimage, The Carbonate Camp: A Brief History and Selected Bibliography of Leadville, Delph E Carpenter: Father of Interstate Water Compacts, and Georgetown Weather Observations A Historical Perspective. View more info

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The American West September/October 1976 Vol XII No 5

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: American West Publishing Company: 1976

Seller ID: 020944

Condition: Very Good


Magazine, 64 pages. Very good condition, light edgewear. Colorado Centennial Issue. Colorado A Color Portfolio, Castle in the Desert (Bent's Fort) by Walter Briggs and Glenn Cuerden, Fremont at Ben's Fort by Ferol Egan, The Fifty-Niners by Robert G Athearn, Relics of a Wilderness Interlude, Marth Maxwell's Peaceable Kingdom (Colorado Huntress) by Floyd and Marion Rinhart, Home on the Road (Early Recreational Vehicles) by T H Watkins. View more info

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The Western Historical Quarterly January 1978 Volume IX Number 1

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Western History Association: 1981

Seller ID: 022778

Condition: Very Good


Magazine. Very good. A Brief Message for the Young And/Or Ambitious: Comparative Frontiers as a Field for Investigation by W. Turrentine Jackson, The Kalispell Tribe and the Indian Claims Commission Experience by Robert C Carriker, Memories of a Colorado Boyhood by Clarence A Markham, Ethnohistory: A Better Way to Write Indian History by Calvin Martin. View more info

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Silver Queen: The Fabulous Story of Baby Doe Tabor

By: Bancroft, Caroline

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A., Johnson Pub Co: 1955

Seller ID: 017874

ISBN: 0933472218

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. Nineteenth printing, 1989. In very good condition, some light soiling on cover. "The former beautiful and glamorous Baby Doe Taber, her millions lost many years before, was found dead on her cabin floor at the Matchless Mine in Leadville, Colorado, on March 7, 1935. Her body, only partially clothed, was frozen with ten days' stiffness into the shape of a cross. She had lain down on her back on the floor of her stove-heated one room home, her arms outstretched, apparently in sure foreboding that she was to die." View more info

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Out of the Depths The Story of John R Lawson a Labor Leader

By: Barron B Beshoar

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Colorado Labor Historical Committee: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 016757

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover, no DJ. mylar cover. Colorado Labor Historical Committee, 1942, first edition. In near fine condition, minor outside page edge soiling. Black and white frontispiece of John R Lawson, two internal maps, other internal b & w photo plates. Inscribed signed and dated by John R Lawson: To Paul D Shriver, A worthy friend and an intelligent efficient executive, whose broad and clear understanding of economic problems reveals a distinct characteristic so necessary in distributing an even balanced justice indicating an inner-consciousness exceptional in its application to problems of human ri... View more info

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Colorado's Colorful Characters

By: Bueler, Gladys

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A., Pruett Pub Co: 1981

Seller ID: 016912

ISBN: 087108595X

Condition: Very Good


Trade paperback. Pruett Publishing, 1981, later printing. In very good condition, light cover edgewear, top of spine has been bumped. A quick introduction to 83 of the people who had impact on Colorado's colorful history. View more info

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Colorado's Colorful Characters

By: Bueler, Gladys

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A., Pruett Pub Co: 1981

Seller ID: 016913

ISBN: 087108595X

Condition: Near Fine


Trade paperback. Pruett Publishing, 1981, later printing. In near fine condition. A short bio on 83 people who impacted Colorado's colorful history. View more info

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Gulch of Gold A History of Central City, Colorado

By: Caroline Bancroft

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sage Books: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016787

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, no DJ. Sage Books, 1958, first edition. In very good condition, light boardwear to edges and one small scuff mark on back board. Endpaper maps, black & white photos, bibliography, index. The history of "The Richest Square Mile on Earth". View more info

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The Unsinkable Mrs. Brown

By: Caroline Bancroft

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Johnson Publishing: 1963

Seller ID: 017873

Condition: Very Good


Softcover. In very good condition, cover wear, a small section of waviness on bottom of pages, perhaps from water, but no stains or damage. Third edition, 1964. The rollicking story of an ignorant Leadville waitress who reached the top of Newport society as a Titanic heroine. 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

Condition: Very Good


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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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

ISBN: 0944439454

Condition: Near Fine


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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Silver Dollar The Story of the Tabors

By: David Karsner

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Crown: 1970

Seller ID: 016921

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. Crown Publishers, 1970, twelfth printing. In very good condition, tips of spine show light wear, DJ is good, has edgewear, a few closed tears, now in mylar. They witnessed the birth of Denver, kept store in mining camps, Augusta saved the pennies while Haw made friends and grubstaked itinerant adventurers, and out of a stake of $64.75 to a couple of Germans, Haw secured a one-third interest in the Little Pittsburgh Mine, which a few moths later he sold for $1,000,000. View more info

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A Vast Amount of Trouble: A History of the Spring Creek Raid

By: Davis, John W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A., Univ Pr of Colorado: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017928

ISBN: 0870813102

Condition: As New


Hardcover. As new. The story begins in late March, 1909, when five sheepmen headed east from Worland, Wyoming, driving 5,000 head of sheep. A few days later the men and their sheep camped on the banks of Spring Creek, where they thought they had safely brought the herd across the cattlemen's deadline, beyond which sheep were forbidden. That evening, however, the camp was raided by seven cowboys, and three of the sheepmen were brutally murdered. View more info

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Deric With The Indians

By: Deric Nusbaum

Price: $20.00

Publisher: G P Putnam's Sons: 1927

Seller ID: 016407

Condition: Good


Hardcover, no DJ. G P Putnam's, 1927, second printing. In good condition. cover shows wear, front almost completely separated, owner markings on front end paper. Text block and illustrations is clean and bright and has very interesting photos of the Indians met during his travels. Deric, son of archaeologist Jesse Nusbaum, recounts his visits with the Indians of the 4-corner states; Utah, Colorado, Arizona, and New Mexico. View more info

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Agate School History 1930-1960

By: Dorothy Gebhard, Joe D Svoboda

Price: $50.00

Seller ID: 016869

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover, in mylar. Self published, no date. In near fine condtiion, front end paper has a few creases. Thirty years of school history of this eastern Colorado town. View more info

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Quick Mexican Cooking: A One Foot in the Kitchen Cookbook

By: Duncan, Cyndi;Patrick, Georgie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Great American Pub: 1998

Seller ID: 018883

ISBN: 0962633569

Condition: As New


Trade paperback. As new. Mexican cooking at its best! Calories and fat grams included with each recipe. Informative footnotes and hot tips. From the One Foot in the Kitchen series. Received the Colorado Independent Publishers Award. View more info

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Colorado And Homes in the New West

By: E R Emmet

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Lee and Shepard: 1880

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016656

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, no DJ, mylar cover. Lee and Shepard, 1880, first edition thus. In very good condition, moderate bumping to corners, small areas rubbed through on bottom edges, minor soiling on some pages, light creasing to about the final 20 pages, front hinge is just beginning to crack, outside page edges toning. Overall book is quite solid and text/illustrations are, for the most part, bright and clean. An early treatise seeking to encourage settlement of the West, especially Colorado, written by the then President of Colorado College. Discussions of mining, grazing, timber, climate schenery, etc... View more info

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Cross-Stitch From the Rockies

By: Emelyn Duncan

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 015051

Condition: Very Good


Craft pouch with sheet inserts. Designs by Emily Duncan, 1980. In very good condition, pouch shows some wear. Includes Fall Leaf Wreath, Floral Frantasy, High Country Poppies, Mountain Reflections, and Colorado Assisi Aspen and Assisi Columbine. View more info

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Soapy Smith's Creede The Silver Camp in 1892

By: Feitz, Leland

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Colorado Springs, Colorado, U.S.A., Little London Press:

Seller ID: 016706

ISBN: 0936564245

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, 24 pages. Little London Press, 1973. In very good condition, cover has some light soiling, interior is clean and bright. The story of the con-man of Creede, Colorado - and how he worked his "soap" con. View more info

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The Law Goes West

By: Forbes Parkhill

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sage Books: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017908

Condition: Good


Hardcover. In good condition, corners bumped, rub throughs at bottom corners, a few light internal markings from previous owner, binding is no longer solid, but hinges and joints are fully intact. DJ is poor, what's left is preserved in a mylar cover. The first published record of the treason case in Colorado Territorial District Court. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #1683. View more info