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Category: All Categories: History: U.S.: Old West
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1.
Adams, Andy and edited by Hudson, Wilson M. , Illustrated by: Thurgood, Malcolm  
Why the Chisholm Trail Forks and Other Tales of the Cattle Country

Publisher: University of Texas Press Austin, TX 1956.
xxxi, 296 pp, orange-black-wht SC wraps w/illustrated front panel w/orange spine w/white-black lettering. A collection of tales of trail and camp that touches on every aspect of range life. Some of the titles are Strong on the Breed, Joe Jenks' Pet Ox, Bear-Sign Artist, Miss Precilla June Jones, Miss Sallie of Shot-a-Buck Crossing, Chasing Mustangs, Pig-Fat adn SLick as Weasels, Old Turk and the Slicker, El Lobo's Sweetheart, Voting Bonds to the Railroad, How Doc Langford got his Nickname, and many more. slight fading to the spine, slight rubbing to the edges. No Jacket Soft Cover Very Good- 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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Adams, Andy and edited by Hudson, Wilson M., Illustrated by: Thurgood, Malcolm  
Why the Chisholm Trail Forks and Other Tales of the Cattle Country

Publisher: University of Texas Press Austin, TX 1956.
xxxi, 296 pp, orange-black-wht SC wraps w/illustrated front panel w/orange spine w/white-black lettering. A collection of tales of trail and camp that touches on every aspect of range life. The fifty tales are told at twenty-one different campfires. Some of the titles are Strong on the Breed, Joe Jenks' Pet Ox, Bear-Sign Artist, Miss Precilla June Jones, Miss Sallie of Shot-a-Buck Crossing, Chasing Mustangs, Pig-Fat adn SLick as Weasels, Old Turk and the Slicker, El Lobo's Sweetheart, Voting Bonds to the Railroad, How Doc Langford got his Nickname, and many more. slight fading to the spine, dj insect depredations along the edges. Good+ Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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3.
Adams, Ramon F., Illustrated by: Eggenhofer, Nick  
Come an' Get it : The Story of the old Cowboy Cook

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press Norman, OK 1952.
xi, 170 pp, quarterbound w/brown cloth boards w/simulated leather spine, gilt lettering on spine faded. Book dedicated to the story of the cowboy cook. Adams Herd 12 First Printing No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good+9 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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4.
Alexander, Bob w/intro by Tanner Jr., John D., Illustrated by: Photos & Map  
Lynch Ropes & Long Shots: The Story of an Old West Train Robbery

Publisher: High-Lonesome Books Silver City, NM 2006.
[6], 186 pp, light brown cloth covered boards w/dark brown illustrated front panel w/red lettering, SIGNED by author on the fitle page. An account of the Gage, New Mexico train robbery Signed by Author First Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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5.
Allen, Paul; Revised by Archibald M'Vickar  
History of the Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clarke to the Sources of the Missouri, Thence Across t
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Publisher: A. L. Fowle, New York, 1900.
VG cloth hardback, no DJ. Maroon cover with embossed cloverlead has bent spine corners, bumped corners, some scuffs. Binding tight. Fold-out map in Volume 1 has two tears, fold marks. End papers and pp are lightly toned, a few with slight foxing, outside edges darkened. 16mo, 371 + 395 pp with footnotes and extensive appendix.

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6.
Ambrose, Stephen E.  
Undaunted Courage Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening ofthe American West
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Publisher: Simon & Schuster NY 1996.
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 20th Printing Hardcover From the bestselling author of Band of Brothers and D-Day, the definitive book on Lewis and Clark’s exploration of the Louisiana Purchase, the most momentous expedition in American history and one of the great adventure stories of all time. ; 0684811073 Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 512 pages; 28279

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7.
Anderson, William Marshall edited by Dale L. Morgan & Eleanor Towles Harris  
The Rocky Mountain Journals of William Marshall Anderson

Publisher: San Marino, CA: The Huntington Library, 1967 limited ed..
430pp. russet cloth sm 4to w/gilt spine titles:Fine in a near Very Good dj in Brodart poly cover [some tiny foxing top edge; else F] A handsome limited edition (of 1, 500 copies) of a classic volume of Americana describing an 1834 trip to the Rocky Mountains with a fur trading party by the remarkable William Anderson (1807-81).

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8.
Anonymous  
The Life And Tragic Death Of Jesse James The Western Desperado
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Publisher: The Steck Company Austin, TX 1966.
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Facsimile Hardcover Glassine jacket over light green boards with minor foxing. In its own slipcase which is also stained and foxed. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages; 29656ow

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9.
Anthony, Irvin.  
Paddle Wheels and Pistols.

Publisher: Published by Macrae Smith, Philadelphia, CR 1929, Philadelphia, PA.
CR 1929, stated 1st edition, 329 pages. Illustrated front cover and endpapers. Color frontis, slight stain to covers, all good. Illustrated and decorated by Manning DeV.Lee and Lyle Justis. Mississippi Valley, history with paddle wheelers, etc. Native americans, indians, paddle wheelers, LaSalle, DeVaca, Mississippi Valley, Louisiana. Hard Cover

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10.
Arnold, Oren, Illustrated by: Eggenhofer, Nick  
Thunder in the Southwest : Echoes from the Wild Frontier

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press Norman, OK 1952.
ix, 237 pp, green cloth covered boards w/silver lettering, dj white-brown-yel w/color illustrated front panel & spine. The book contains sixteen episodes which occurred a the time when the six-shooter and the noose were the law of the land. Some of the stories are: Black ghosts of Bisbee, Number one Bandit, Bluff and Blood at Tombstone, the Stolen Sisters, Baron of the Border, Feud Fury, Insurrecto!, Jailbrids of the old Southwest, We Remember Pancho, O Pioneers and others. dj stained on front & rear panels. First Edition Very Good- Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo

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11.
Athearn, Robert G.  
Forts of the Upper Missouri
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Publisher: Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ.
VG+ cloth hardback, gilt lettering, G DJ. Cover with a little edge wear, bent spine edges, bumped corneers. DJ with edge wear, small chips and tears, some scuffs. Binding tight. 8vo, 339 pp with illustrations, map on end papers, notes and index. One of "The American Forts Series."

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12.
Bakeless, John.  
Lewis and Clark Partners in Discovery.

Publisher: William Morrow New York.
Title page 1947, CR 1947. X-Library with stamps, numbers and pocket in back. Has been rebound with library binding, 498 pages with index. Black and white maps by George A. Berk. Two Portraits, black and white sketches by George Catlin. Charles Bodmer pintings that have been reproduced. This is a biography of Lewis & Clark - not a study in local history, and he has not fictionalized or invented conversation. All has been gleaned from correspondence, diaries, etc. A very easy read full of material unknown before. Hard Cover

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13.
Bancroft, Caroline  
Historic Central City: its Complete Story As Guide and Souvenir

Publisher: Bancroft Booklets Denver, 1960.
Very Good. Fifth Printing, Paperback Wraps. B&W photos, maps. Index. History of Central City, Colorado; 8vo; 49 pages

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14.
Bancroft, Caroline  
Silver Queen: the Fabulous Story of Baby Doe Tabor

Publisher: Bancroft Booklets Denver, 1955.
Very Good. Sixth Printing, Paperback Wraps. B&W photos, portraits. Life of Denver rags to riches to rags turn of the century socialite; 8vo; 49 pages

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15.
Bartholomew, Ed  
Western Hard-Cases or Gunfighters Named Smith

Publisher: Frontier Book Company Ruidoso, NM 1960.
191 pp, tan clothcovered boards w/redlettering, dj tan w/dark brown lettering on the front cover and spine. Collection of articles about a hundred "Western Hard-Cases, " some notorious, some hardly known. They were active in the states and territories of Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Wyoming, Dakota, and Utah. The author has introduced new material about the doings of these men in such towns as Creed, Wichita, Dodge, Abilene, Caldwell, Deadwood, Las Vegas, Tombstone, and many others. It has information on Wyatt Earp and his gang, the Dodge City Gag, Billy the Kid, Scar-Face Smith, Doc Holliday, Crazy Horse, Texas Jack, Turkey Creek, One-Armed Charlie, Dutch Henry, Hurricane Bill, Hairlip Charlei, Sheeney Frank, Cowboy Bill, Butcher Knife Bill, Elza Lay, Black Jack, Bean Belly, Sand Hill George, Six-Shooter Bill, Off Wheeler, Hoodoo Brown, Mysterious Dave, Peg-Leg Smith, and others. Six-Guns #154 A treatise on gunmen named Smith. There are many errors. Burs #21 In this book the author lists many men named Smith, some of whom were of no consequence, while he omits others who might better have been included. slight soiling on the rear panel of the dj. Very Good Hard Cover Very Good+ Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

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16.
Bartholomew, Ed, Illustrated by: Photos  
The Biographical Album of Western Gunfighters

Publisher: The Frontier Press of Texas Houston, TX 1958.
unpaginated [76 pp], oblong quarterbound w/white-blue-brown-black-green color illustrated clothcovered boards w/brown clothcovered spine. Some of the gunfighters listed are: Joseph Allen, Charles Allison, William Anderson, Apache Kid, George Arrington, Laura Bullion, Reuben Burrows, John Chisum, Juan Cortina (Cheno), Lotta Crabtree, John Heith, Harry Head, David Merrill, Bolivar Pridgen, Willam Power, Frank Rande, J.H. Rogers, John Ringo, Buckshot Roberts, David Rudabaugh, Scar Face Charlie, Schonchin, Ed Scotten, Lee Sage, John Said, John Slaughter, Henry Starr, Simpson Stillwell, Jack Taylor, Thomas Heck, Kid Wade, Capt. George Todd, L.S. (Kirk) Turnbo, William Wallace, William Walters, George Weightsman, Jack White, Nelson Wyatt, Thomas Younger, and many others. "The book contains more than 1, 000 biographical entries together with over six hundred rare photographs of the most famous sheriffs, outlaws, marshalls and celebrated personalities in the history of the western frontier. It contains short biographical sketches of many western gunmen and outlaws." Six-guns #147. The book measures 13-1/2" x 20-1/2". Some wear to the top & bottom of the spine. Some rubbing & chipping to the finish of the spine. No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good- Folio - over 12" - 15" tall

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17.
Bartholomew, Ed.  
Jesse Evans: A Texas Hide-Burner.

Publisher: Houston TX: Frontier Press of Texas, 1955..
First Edition LIMITED EDITION, ONE OF 500 COPIES, 484 IN CLOTH. Octavo, about 8.5 inches tall, in green cloth with black titles. 73 pages. Six-Guns, 151 ("The first book devoted exclusively to this well-known outlaw. I contains information on Billy the Kid . [four others]".) Light extremity wear to the covers, previous owner name on the front pastedown. Binding sound but the mull barely exposed at the middle of the book. Otherwise a clean and bright copy. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good

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18.
Bartlett, Lanier (edited by).  
On The Old West Coast.

Being Further Reminiscences of a Ranger, Major Horace Bell. Dust jacket has tears, illustrated endpapers, B&W illustrations in book. Covers are good. Grosset & Dunlap, CR is 1930 by Literary Guild. 33 6 pages with index. Western Americana, Texas Rangers, Biography. Hard Cover

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19.
Beebe, Lucius and Clegg, Charles, Illustrated by: Illustrated  
U.S. West - the saga of Wells Fargo

Publisher: Bonanza Books New York, NY 1999.
320 pp, quarterbound w/brown papercovered boards w/grey cloth spine w/brown lettering, dj gilt blk w/illustrated front. A colorful & spendid cavalcade of our country's past. Wells Fargo was an empire, a vast domain of wealth & wealthy properities, & in some places an absolute monopoly of transportation, of law & of the faciliteis & functions of finance. Its province may be said to have been the Old West of the United States. First Thus Very Good Hard Cover Very Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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20.
Beebe, Lucius, and Charles Clegg  
The American West, The Pictorial Epic of a Continent
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Publisher: E. P. Dutton & Co., New York, 1955.
VG cloth hardback, gilt/red title and decoration, P DJ. Cover with bent spine edges, bumped corners, top of spine slightly darkened, some scuffs. DJ is worn and turn, especially at spine. Binding tight. End papers and pp are VG++, clean and unmarked. Inked inscription and bookplate on front end paper. 4to, 511 pp with 1000+ b/w illustrations, bilbio. Because of the size and weight of the book(s), please contact us to arrange for mailing or for shipping outside the continental USA.

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21.
Benton, Frank; illustrated by E.A. Filleau.  
Cowboy Life on the Sidetrack: Being an Extremely Humorous and Sarcastic Story of the Trials and Tribulations Endured by a Party of Stockmen Making a Shipment . . .

Publisher: Denver: Western Stories Syndicate, 1903..
First Edition Duodecimo, about 7.75 inches tall, in green cloth stamped in gilt and the author's portrait on a gray background. 207 pages plus 3 pages of ads. Illustrated by a few photo portraits and drawings. Reminiscences how cattle were shipped by train in the early days of railroads. According to Adams, "A humorous dig at the railroad companies for the way they handled stock shipments." Herd, 249. Previous owner name on the front endpaper. Otherwise a clean, bright and sound copy. The covers are lightly edge and extremity worn. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+

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22.
Block, Eugene B.  
Great Train Robberies of the West.

Publisher: Published by Coward McCann.
CR 1937, stated 1st edition, 317 pages with index. Dust jacket has tears, o/w good+. About the 1st train robbery in 1870 up to the last in 1933. Western Americana, History, Americana, Railroads, trains, outlaws, train robbers. Hard Cover

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23.
Boddington, Craig  
America - The Men and Their Guns That Made Her Great.

Publisher: Published by Petersen Publishing.
CR 1981, 1st edition, 186 pages with index and bibliography. Dust jacket and book are good+. B&W illustrations. History of guns and their role in the making of the West. Firearms, Western Americana, guns, gunfighters, rifles, sheriffs, lawmen. Hard Cover

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24.
Boessenecker, John  
GOLD DUST & GUNSMOKE

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons NY 1999.
Near Fine 1st Edition Softcover 0471390186 B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 367 pages; 24470J

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25.
Bowles, Samuel, 1826-1878  
Across the Continent. A Summer's Journey to the Rocky Mountains, the Mormons, and the Pacific States...
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Publisher: Springfield, Mass., S. Bowles & Co.; NY, Hurd & Houghton, 1865.
xx, 452 p., fold. map; 20 cm. Advts. [2] p. at front and 6 p. at end. The second issue with the added pages on California and the mines by William Ashburner. Published in 32 Letters. Bowles, publisher of the influential Springfield Weekly Republican, friend of the Dickinsons (thought to be Emily's secret love), claims to be the first to cross the country just to see it. Wagner-Camp 410: 2; Flake 767; Sabin 7077; Graff 370; Cowen p. 67. Good+, original brown publisher’s cloth, spine faded; sound, tight copy, folding map repaired & vg; some foxing. Stock#OB956.

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26.
Brandon, William.  
The Men and the Mountain.

Publisher: Published by Morrow,.
CR 1955, 1st edition, 337 pages with index and bibliography. Fremont's 4th expedition. Dust jacket has tears, illustrated endpapers, all good+. He attempted a winter crossing of the Rocky Mountains at end of 1 848, hunting a pass that could be used for a railroad across the Continental Divide. Western Americana, western expeditions, Rocky Mountains, mountains, western passages. Hard Cover

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27.
Breihan, Carl W  
Younger Brothers

Publisher: Naylor Company San Antonio, TX 1972.
Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket 2nd Edition Hardcover 0811102416 Edgeworn DJ, with a few chips and small tears, is in mylar book jacket cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages; 24132

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28.
Brock, J. Elmer and edited by Hanson, Margaret Brock, Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
Powder River Country: The Papers of J. Elmer Brock

Publisher: Margaret Brock Hanson Kaycee, WY 1981.
xiii, 510 pp, brown leatherette boards w/gilt lettering, light brown-dark brown endpaper maps, SIGNED by the editor on the half title page. The book contains a collection of historical stories, gathered by J. Elmer Brock and his family and friends. The stories were of early Wyoming Trails, missionaries, Bozeman Trail, Forts, Carrington Expedition, Indian warfare, Wagon Box Fight, Dull Knife, buffalo hunters, John Tisdale, cattlemen, cattle ranching, rustlers, KC fight, Hole-in-the-Wall Gang, the Hat outfit, and many others. Signed by Editor No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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29.
Brodhead, Michael J., Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
Isaac C. Parker: Federal Justice on the Frontier

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press Norman, OK 2003.
xvii, 219 pp, black cloth covered boards w/silver lettering, glossy dark brown dj w/grey-light brown pictorial of Judge Parker on the front cover. Isaac Parker served as a city attorney, circuit attorney, and circuit judge in Missouri during the 1860s. He served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1871 to 1875. From 1875 to 1896 he served as judge of the U.S. District Court for th Western District of Arkansas and Indian Territory. He gained a reputation for swift, stern justice. In 1889 Congress allowed appals from Parker's court and reversed many of his convictions, outraging Paker and furthering his reputation for dispensing rough-hewn justice. First Edition Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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30.
Brooks, Juanita.  
John Doyle Lee: Zealot, Pioneer Builder, Scapegoat.

Publisher: Glendale CA: Arthur H. Clark Co., 1962 (1961) ..
First Trade Edition Octavo, about 9.5 inches in gilt stamped red cloth. 404 pages with 16 illustrations, mostly photographs. Six-Guns, 286. A first rate biography of the Mormon zealot executed for his part in the Mountain Meadows murders. The author also wrote "Mountain Meadows Massacre" and edited Lee's diaries. All were solid scholarly efforts by a gifted historian and devout Mormon. This edition followed a small edition of 209 copies distributed to Lee's descendants. Christmas gift note, dated 1961, on front endpaper and very light extremity wear to the covers. Otherwise a clean, bright and soundly bound copy. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+

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31.
Brooks, Noah.  
The Boy Emigrants.

Publisher: Published by Scribner, Armstrong, CR 1876,.
CR 1876, title page date 1877, 309 pages with 6 ads. Illustrated by Thomas Moran and W. L. Sheppard. Green decorated covers, slightly dark, corners slightly bumped and slight wear, overall good+. About early Overland travel to California. 1st edition. Western Americana, California, Overland Trail. Hard Cover

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32.
Brooks, Noah.  
First Across the Continent.

Publisher: Charles Scribners Sons New York.
The Exploring expedition of Lewis and Clark in 1803-4-5, title page 1901, CR 1901, published in Octrober 1901.365 pages with index. Green decorated front cover with a head of a buffalo and black and gilt lettering, spine is gilt lettering with a teepe. Slightly loose frontis, illustrated. There are black and white illustrations throughout the book (24) and a couple of maps. Page 294 to 298 is loose but complete. First Edition Hard Cardboard

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33.
Brown, Dee, Illustrated by: Photos  
The Gentle Tamers : Women of the Old Wild West

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press Lincoln, NE 1968.
317 pp, grey-green-wht SC wraps w/pictorial front panel and text rear panel. Collection of stories about the various women who traveled and settle in the West. book rubbed on edges, some fading. First Thus No Jacket Soft Cover Good Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

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34.
Brown, Dee.  
The Westerners.

Publisher: Published by Holt Rinehart & Winston,.
CR 1974, this is the 2nd printing, 288 pages with index. Dust jacket has bad tears and is curling. Brown covers with gold lettering on spine. All good+. 6 maps, color and black & white illustrations. The narrative which f ollows is the story of the West told through the experiences of a few representative Westerners from the 16th Century to the 20th Century. Some are famous, some aren't; but they are typical of the Westerners who contributed to the Western past. Western Americana, history, americana, western frontier, pioneers, lawmen, cowboys, outlaws, settlers. HARD COVER

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35.
Brown, Dee.  
Wonderous Times On The Frontier.

Publisher: August House Publishers Little Rock, Arkansas.
Dust jacket and book very good condition. CR 1991, 324 pages with index and notes. America during the 1800's brought to life by a master frontier storyteller. To know what the frontier past was really like one only needs to turn to the words of those who lived them. They tell us what they believed in, how they endured, how they used humor - both light and dark - in order to survive the burdens of their world. Dee Brown is a master at making you feel like you are living their life. Stated first Edition Hard Cover

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36.
Brown, Mark H., Illustrated by: Maps  
The Plainsmen of the Yellowstone : a History of the Yellowstone Basin

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons New York, NY 1961.
480 pp, brown clothcovered boards w/white-orange-yellow lettering on the front panel w/white-yellow-black lettering on the spine, map endpapers of Yellowstone Basin form 1877 to 1890, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author, dj blackk-blue-white-brown color illustrated front cover and spine w/black-and-white photo of the author on the rear panel of the dj. Includes an Inscribed photo of the author to Col. John Livingston. This is the story of the people who once lived in the basin of the Yellowstone River. The story begins with the sons of aged Pierre de la Verendrye. Some of the names: William Clark, John Colter, Jedediah Smith, Captain Reynolds, George Custer, have not been forgotten. The book has a long chapter on outlaws and lawlessness in Montana and Wyoming. There is information on the Johnson County War, the hanging of Jim Averill and Cattle Kate, as well as that of Flat Nose George Curry, and the crimes of the Wild Bunch. Six-Guns #299. Inscribed & SIGNED Author Good+ Hard Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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37.
Brown, Richard Maxwell  
No Duty to Retreat: Violence and Values in American History and Society
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Publisher: Oxford University Press, New York, 1991.
Fine paper over board hardback, NF DJ. Cover with minimal shelf wear. DJ has little edge wear, somes scuffs. Binding tight. End papers and pp look unused, owner's inscription inside back cover. 8vo, 268 pp with extensive notes and index.

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38.
Brown, Robert L.  
Saloons of the American West.

Publisher: Silverton, CO: Sundance Books, 1978..
First Edition ISBN: 0913582247 Hardback quarto with pictorial cover; faux leather spine. 144 pages. Nice pictorial with vintage photographs of interiors and color pictures of restorations. Publisher's acetate jacket has barely a hint of rubbing. Otherwise both book and jacket are bright, clean, sound. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket

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39.
Burdett, Charles, Illustrated by: Frontispiece  
THE LIFE OF KIT CARSON : The Great Western Hunter and Guide

Publisher: A.L. Burt Company New York, NY 1902.
xiii, 376 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/dark brown border & lettering on the front cover, brown illustrated endpapers. The story of Kit Carson, mountaineer, scout, guide, hunter, and trapper of the old west. His life was a life of exciting personal hazards, bold adventures, daring coolness, and moral & physical courage. Reprint No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

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40.
Burke, John , Illustrated by: Photos  
Buffalo Bill : The Noblest Whiteskin

Publisher: Capricorn Books New York, NY 1974.
316 pp, glossy black SC wraps w/color illustrated front panel w/white lettering. The real William F. Cody has been obscured by the legend of Buffalo Bill. He served as a cavalry scout and was a frontier adventurer. He went to work at a young age to support his widowed mother and sisters, served as chief of scouts for the Fifth Cavalry, guided titled gentry hunting on the plains, and was a buffalo slayer to feed the buildres of the Kansas Pacific Railroad. Rubbed on the edges w/several small chips on the spine. Reprint No Jacket Soft Cover Good+ 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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41.
Burns, Walter Noble.  
Tombstone. An Ilian of the Southwest.

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap, New York.
Gun-toting, Cattle Rustling Days in Old Arizona. Dust jacket tears, tan covers, all good+ condition. Illustrated by Will James and photos courtesy of N.H. Rose of San Antonio, TX. There are six double-page illustrations preceded by a title illustration. CR 1929 Doubleday Doran and CR 1927 Doubleday Page, 388 pages. Pastedowns sepia illustrations. The Toughest Town West of the Mississippi was its title. Bad men, rustlers and killers are the mainstay of Tombstone. The Earp brothers, Doc Holliday, and a slew of others are the characters in this town. Hard Cover

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42.
Burroughs, John Rolfe, Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
Where the Old West Stayed Young

Publisher: Bonanza Books New York, NY 1962.
viii, 376 pp, quarterbound w/orange papercovered boards w/orange cloth covered spine w/brown lettering, dark brown-white endpapers w/brands as border. The remarkable history of Brown's Park, together with an account of the rise and fall of the range-cattle business in Northwestern Colorado and Southwestern Wyoming. It contains information about cattle barons, sheep and sheepmen, forest rangers, range wards, long riders, paid killers, and other bad men. this is a reprint of the book listed in Six-guns #340. slight wear to the corners. 2nd Printing No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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43.
Burroughs, John Rolfe, Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
Where the Old West Stayed Young

Publisher: William Morrow & Company New York, NY 1962.
viii, 376 pp, quarterbound w/green papercovered boards w/tan clothovered spine w/green lettering, dark brown-white endpapers w/brands as border. The remarkable history of Brown's Park, together with an account of the rise and fall of the range-cattle business in Northwestern Colorado and Southwestern Wyoming. It contains information about cattle barons, sheep and sheepmen, forest rangers, range wards, long riders, paid killers, and other bad men. Six-guns #340 there are several chapters on the bad men of Brown's Park and Robbers' Roost, such as the Wild Bunch, the Ketchums, Matt Warner, Tom Horn, Harry Tracy, and some of the earlier ones. dj price-clipped, chips along the edges of the dj, spine sunned, some wear to the corners. Good- Hard Cover Very Good- 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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44.
Calhoun, Alfred R.  
Lost In The Canon.

Publisher: Published by A.L.Burt,.
CR 1888 with 267 pages with 2 ads. Illustrated gold covers, slight fade and wear o/w good. The story of Sam Willett's Adventures on the Great Colorado of the West. Western Americana, Colorado, Colorado River, Rive rs of the West, adventurers, explorers, natural history. HARD COVER

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45.
Capps, Benjamin w/afterword by Graham, Don  
The Trail to Ogallala

Publisher: Texas Christian University Press Fort Worth, TX.
285 pp, blu-wht SC wraps w/illustrated front, in plastic shrink wrap. The book is number three in the Texas Tradition Series No Jacket Wraps Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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46.
Carter III, Samuel , Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
Cowboy Capital of the World: The Saga of Dodge City

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc. Garden City, NY 1973.
[8], 280 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/silver lettering on the spine, endpaper maps of Dodge City, red dj w/white lettering & illustrated front & rear panels. Dodge City sprang up virtually overnight. The author chronicles the evolution of Dodge City from a frontier cetner for the buffalo trade to an inportant railroad terminus. The book presents the story of the marshalls, escapades of several famous gamblers & dance hall girls and more. More Burs #33 'though the book is of interest, it is but a repetition of books that have gone before, full of legends that have been exposed by historians." dj price-clipped, dj chipped along the top & bottom edges. First Edition Good+ Hard Cover Very Good+ 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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47.
Carter, Harvey Lewis  
'Dear Old Kit', The Historical Christopher Carson With a New Edition ofthe Carson Memoirs
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Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press 1968.
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Miniscule closed tear to upper edge of rear DJ panel. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 250 pages; 30510

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48.
Chisholm, Alexander and edited by Kay, Kathryn , Illustrated by: Pratt, Jim  
The Old Chisholm Trail : Life Line of the Great Plains

Publisher: Handkraft Art and Publishing Company Salt Lake City, UT 1964.
584 pp, brown decorative cloth covered boards w/black lettering, SIGNED by author on ffep, dj blu-light brown-green w/black lettering. The history of the Great Plains dramatized in verse. The book is true to the life and times of the thirty year period of the trail, rough in language, rugged in scene, violent in impact. It includes legends of the Indian tribes, stories of the oldtimers who traveled the trail in their youth, and the songs of the cowboys. small chips to dj bottom edge of the spine Signed by Author First Edition Very Good- Hard Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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49.
Chrisman, Harry E.  
Lost Trails of the Cimarron.

Publisher: Denver: Sage Books, 1961..
First Edition Octavo, about 9 inches tall, in beige cloth stamped in red. 304 pages illustrated by a small group of photographs and map endpapers. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE HALF TITLE WITH AN IMPERSONAL PRO FORMA INSCRIPTION. The author relates the development of cattle trails in the southwest and the towns that grew to support the industry. A bright, clean copy with barely a hint of edge wear, and soundly bound although the rear hinge is a bit shaken. The jacket spine is a little darkened but the jacket is otherwise complete and untorn. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dustjacket

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50.
Clairmonte, Glenn.  
Calamity Was the Name for Jane.

Publisher: Denver: Sage Books, 1959..
First Edition Octavo in gray cloth stamped in red. 215 pages illustrated by photographs. A readable but hardly scholarly biography of Calamity Jane. Review copy with slip laid in. The book is clean, bright and unworn. The jacket has light edge wear and pulling at the head of the spine. Hardcover Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ Dustjacket

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51.
Cody, W.F. (illustrated by N.C. Wyeth)  
An Autobiography of Buffalo Bill

Publisher: Cosmopolitan Book Corp. NY, 1923.
Good+, Hardcover Binding & edges slightly darkened, small stain to foredge; Brown illustrated cloth hardback. B&W plates. Bio of famed frontiersman; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall

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52.
Comer, Douglas C., Illustrated by: Illustrated  
Ritual Ground Bent's Old Fort, World Formation, and Annexation of the Southwest

Publisher: University of California Press Berkeley, CA 1996.
xiii, 321 pp, index, quarterbound w/light orange papercovered boards w/dark red cloth spine w/gilt letters. History of Bent's Fort which was built by Bent & St. Vrain Company for trading w/the trappers & Indians. First Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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53.
Cook, James H.  
Fifty Years on the Old Frontier As Cowboy, Hunter, Guide, Scout, and Ranchman.

Publisher: New Haven CT: Yale University Press, 1923..
Second Printing Hardback octavo in blue cloth stamped in gilt. 291 pages illustrated by photographs, drawings. A good memoir of cattle ranching in the 1870's. "Nothing better on cow work in the brush country and trail driving in the seventies . " (Dobie, Guide to Life and Literature in the Southwest, p.100 (1981). Also includes significant commentary on big game hunting in Wyoming and the war with the Apaches in New Mexico. Adams, Herd, 569; Graff, 863. Inside is clean, bright and sound but for a gift note to a previous owner on the front endpaper. The covers have light extremity wear and minor corner bumps, general rubbing, and the spine title is dulled but readable. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good

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54.
Coolidge, Dane  
Death Valley Prospectors
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Publisher: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1938 New York.
Book. Book condition: Fair. No Jacket. Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall "Dane Coolidge's first non-fiction book since 'Fighting Men of the West' and Coolidge is now ranked by the critics as one of the best Western writers. Written in Coolidge's best romantic and picturesque way, this is an informal, authentic and unfailingly interesting history of Death Valley, full of colorful characterizations, spicy dialogue and crammed with the vital facts of American history in one of its most adventurous regions." Illustrated with photographs by the author. 178 pages. Book is in FAIR condition; several photographic plates are loose, but all are present; soiling to cover. No dust jacket.

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55.
Cooper, Jeff  
Guns of the Old West
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Publisher: Trend Boks, Inc., 1969 Los Angeles, CA.
Book. Book condition: Good. Soft cover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Trend Spotlite Book 102. Book is undated, but is ca. 1969. Cooper looks at the romance and history of the Old West, the men who tamed the frontier, and the rifles and pistols they used. Well illustrated. 64 pages. Book is in GOOD condition; some discoloration to text pages; minor shelfwear. Paper wrappers; stapled binding.

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56.
Crawford, Lewis F. w/foreword by Hedren, Paul L. , Illustrated by: Photos & Map  
The Exploits of Ben Arnold: Indian Fighter, Gold Miner, Cowboy, Hunter, and Army Scout

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press Norman, OK 1999.
Ben Arnold was a soldier, goldseeker, bullwahacker, scout, hunter, cowboy, trader, miner, interpreter, and homesteader, epitomized the restless frontiersman. Arnold was soldier in the Civil War, deserted, re-enlisted on the western Indian Frontier, deserted again and went to the Snake River. He visited every trading post along the Missouri, married an Indian woman, became skilled in Indian language and customs and served as interpreter in making of several treaties. First Thus No Jacket Soft Cover Near Fine Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

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57.
Crawford, Lewis F. w/foreword by Hedren, Paul L., Illustrated by: Photos & Map  
The Exploits of Ben Arnold: Indian Fighter, Gold Miner, Cowboy, Hunter, and Army Scout

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press Norman, OK 1999.
Ben Arnold was a soldier, goldseeker, bullwahacker, scout, hunter, cowboy, trader, miner, interpreter, and homesteader, epitomized the restless frontiersman. Arnold was soldier in the Civil War, deserted, re-enlisted on the western Indian Frontier, deserted again and went to the Snake River. He visited every trading post along the Missouri, married an Indian woman, became skilled in Indian language and customs and served as interpreter in making of several treaties. First Thus No Jacket Soft Cover Near Fine Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

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58.
Cunningham, Eugene  
TRIGGERNOMETRY
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Publisher: Barnes & Noble NY 1996.
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Reprint Hardcover 0760702519 B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; [xv]441 pages; 24551J

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59.
Cunningham, Eugene w/foreword by Rhodes, Eugene Manlove, Illustrated by: Rose Collection  
Triggernometry - A Gallery of Gunfighters

Publisher: The Caxton Printers, LTD. Caldwell, ID 1975.
441 pp, grey cloth boards w/orange lettering & illustration of two hands holding pistol, orange-red illustrated endpapers. The book presents a score of master gunfighters against their proper background in their proper statue. It also contains technical notes on leather slapping as a fine art, gathered f/many a loose holstered expert over the years. "Frontier and pioneer life in the West. Crime and criminals in the West." "This book has become a standard work and is reliable in most points." "Excellent survey of codes and characters." Howes C954, Graff 951, Radar 1000, Adams Six-Guns 530, Adams Burs 103, Adams 150 #42, Campbell pg 68, reprint Dykes Billy #304, and Dobie p141. 11th Printing No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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60.
Cusic, Don  
COWBOYS AND THE WILD WEST

Publisher: Facts On File 1994.
Near Fine 1st Edition Softcover 0816030308 4to 11" - 13" tall; 356 pages; 27173Jow

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61.
Dale, Edward Everett, editor; Frank M. Canton (aka Joe Hoerner).  
Frontier Trails: The Autobiography of Frank M. Canton.

Publisher: Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1930..
First Edition Octavo, about 8.25 inches tall, in brick red cloth. Howes, C118. Herd, 409 (He reports that Canton's name was Joe Horner, at least before it was Frank Canton.). An uncommon memoir, the author relates his experiences in the Johnson County War in Wyoming. Also Six-Guns, 371 (A lengthy annotation concerning the author's time as a lawman in Oklahoma and outlaws mentioned in the book). A gift note on the front endpaper dated 1935 at Yellowstone. Inside is clean, binding sound, but text is lightly and evenly toned. The covers have light edge and extremity wear. Lacking jacket. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good+

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62.
Dall, Caroline H.  
My First Holiday, or, Letters Home From Colorado, Utah, and California.

Publisher: Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1881..
First Edition 12mo, about 7.5 inches tall, in gilt stamped gray cloth. 430 pages. Wynar & Depp, 2098. The author was a prolific writer and author of Transcendentalism in New England. Very observant and perceptive, she wrote a very readable travel memoir. Spine is a bit dulled; extremities modestly worn with a little fraying and loss of color at spine ends. Previous owner name in ink on verso of front endpaper along with some light penciled notes. Evidence of the removal of a preliminary blank and/or half title at gutter in front of title page. Otherwise a clean, soundly bound copy with minimally toned paper. Hardcover Hardcover Very Good -

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63.
Dearment, Robert K., Illustrated by: Photos & Illustrations  
Deadly Dozen: Forgotten Gunfighters of the Old West - Volume 3

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press Norman, OK 2010.
xiv, 396 pp, quarterbound w/dark brown papercovered boards w/dark brown clothcovered spine w/gilt lettering on the spine, brown dj w/pictorial front panel w/dark brown spine w/white-tan lettering. The author offers the story of lesser-known gunfighers who weren't glorified in legend or song, but who were notorious in their day. The stories span eight decades, from the gold rushes of the 1850s to the 1920s. The twelve men are Farmer Peel, Charlie Harrison, Whispering Smith, Jim Levy, Dave Neagle, Billy Brooks, Port Stockton, Ike Stockton, Jim McIntire, Jim Masterson, Ed Short, and Hill Loftis. First Edition Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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64.
Dearment, Robert K., Illustrated by: Photos & Illustrations  
Deadly Dozen: Forgotten Gunfighters of the Old West - Volume 2

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press Norman, OK 2007.
x, 351 pp, quarterbound w/rust papercovered boards w/dark borwn clothcovered spine w/silver lettering on the spine, rust-tan dj w/pictorial front panel w/dark brown spine w/white-tan lettering. The author offers the story of lesser-known gunfighers who weren't glorified inlegend or song, but who were notorious in their day. The twelve men are Jim Moon, Jim Currie, Jack Watson, John Owens, Joel A. Fowler, Jesse Rascoe, Burk Burnett, Jim Sherman, Jack Jolly, Zack Light, Tom Tucker, and Ed Scarborough. First Edition Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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65.
Deloria, Vine  
Of Utmost Good Faith The Case of the American Indian Against the FederalGovernment of the United States

Publisher: Straight Arrow Books San Francisco 1971.
Very Good with no dust jacket 1st Edition Hardcover Letter "p" on bottom page edges, round stain on flyleaf; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 262 pages; 22021

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66.
Denton, Sally, Illustrated by: Photos & Illustrations  
American Massacre : The Tragedy at Mountain Meadows, September 11, 1857

Publisher: Secker & Warburg London, United Kingdom 2003.
xxiii, 306 pp, blu boards w/gilt lettering, light blu-brown-green d w/color illustrated front & rear panels. An account of persecution and paranoia, deceit and self-deception, cruelty and cover-up along a trail from upstate New York in 1823 to the horror of Mountain Meadows. In September 1857, a wagon train passing through Utah laden with gold was attacked and the people in it slaughtered. Very Good Hard Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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67.
Devoto, Bernard.  
Across the Wide Missouri.

Publisher: Bonanza Books New York.
With Account of the Discovery of the Miller Collection by Mae Reed Porter. Illustrated with paintings by Alfred Jacob Miller, Charles Bodmer, and George Catlin. Color and black and white. CR MCMXLVII (1947), first by Bonanza. Dust jacket and book very good condition with mylar over dust jacket. 481 page with 96 pages watercolor, 32 pages of full page color. Recounts the adventures of the mountain men in the years 1833-38 and expedition headed by the Scottish sportsman William Drummond Steward and he took the young artist Alfred J. Miller along with him to record his journey. Hard Cover

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68.
Dimsdale, Professor Thomas J.  
The Vigilantes of Montana.

Publisher: Published by University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK.
CR 1953, this is the 5th in 1959, 269 pages. Pencil on endpapers, dust jacket and book good+. Introduction by E. Degalyer. Popular justice in the Rocky Mountains. This being a correct and impartial narrative of the c hase, trial, capture and execution of Henry Plummer's Road Agents. No illustrations. Part of Western Frontier Library. Western americana, outlaws, western justice, western law, Henry Plummer, road ban dits. Hard Cover

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69.
Dobie, J. Frank.  
The Longhorns.

Published by Bramhall House, New York, CR MCMXLI with "B" on CR page, 388 pages with index. Dust jacket has tears, slight soil to covers, color illustration on title page and others B&W by Tom Lea. Western Americana, cattle, longhorn cattle, cattle drives. Hard Cover

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70.
Drago, Harry Sinclair.  
The Legend Makers.

Publisher: Published by Dodd Mead,.
CR 1975, 1st edition, 239 pages with index. Dust jacket has plastic, all is very good. Tales of the Old Time Peace Officer, desperadoes of the frontier. B&W photos. Western americana, lawmen, outlaws, desperadoes, western law. Hard Cover

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71.
Draper, Wm. R.  
THE LAND BOOMER

Publisher: Haldeman-Julius Company Girard Kansas 1946.
Dark orange paper wraps printed in black. 32 pages. Edited by E. Haldeman-Julius, publisher of Little Blue Books. This series number B-510. This booklet is "A personal experience story of the rush of speculators, homeseekers and settlers to the Great Southwest." Pages toned as usual, no marks or damage, very clean and collectible. COLL 2008 First Edition No Dust Jacket as Issued Paperbound Near Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Booklet

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72.
Duncan, Bob  
Buffalo Country A Treasury of Buffalo Lore and Legend- of the Animal and the Men Who Hunted Him

Publisher: E. P. Dutton & Co. New York 1959.
Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket First Edition Hardcover Spine extremities are lightly bumped, rubbed. 1/8" tear in spine tail. Front lower corner is lightly bumped. Tips of bottom corners are lightly rubbed. Bit of very light soiling to page edges. Else pages clean. Light bumping to DJ spine head. Bit of rubbing to DJ corners. Else DJ is quite clean. ; 256 pages

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73.
Duncan, Dayton & Ken Burns  
Lewis & Clark An Illustrated History: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery

Publisher: New York: Knopf, 1998 reprint..
250pp. illus. hardback sm 4to: Fine in a near Fine dj in Brodart poly cover [a small discolored spot @ tail edge of spine cloth; else a nice crisp copy; dj = couple of faint coffee splashes on front cover; else nrF] A handsome illustrated companion to Ken Burns's film on the subject.

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74.
Eckert, Allan W.  
The Frontiersmen

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company 1967.
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 2nd Edition Hardcover Stain and bump on bottom edge. Some edgewear on DJ. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 626 pages; 26320

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75.
edited by Cunningham, Sharon & Boardman w/foreword by Nolan, Frederick W., Illustrated by: Photos  
Revenge! and Other True Tales of the Old West

Publisher: Scarlet Mask Enterprises Lafayette, IN 2004.
(8), 227 pp, maroon boards w/gilt lettering, glossy black-and-white dj w/illustrated front & spine panels. SIGNED by all ten of the writers: Frederick Nolan, Paul Cool, Robert DeArment, Chuck Parsons, Nancy Samuelson, Sharon Cunningham, John Boessenecker, Allen Hatley, David Johnson, & Mark Boardman. The book contains trues tales by the following seven researchers/writers: John Boessenecker, Paul Cool, Robert K. DeArment, Allen G. Hatley, David Johnson, Chuck Parsons & Nancy B. Samuelson. Some of the tales are: Red Shirts and Gatling Guns, The Many Lives and Suggested Death of Jim McDaniels, Revenge! a tale of murder and mystery in the Old West, Keeping Score, Alias Joe Hill, But One Shot was Fired and Guerrillas in the Myths. Signed By Seven Authors & Three Editors First Edition Near Fine Hard Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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