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Category: All Categories: Americana & U.S. States: West Coast Region
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Adams, Kramer A.  
Covered Bridges of the West.

Publisher: Howell-North Berkeley, CA.
A history and illustrated guide, states of Washington, Oregon & California.Dust jacket and book very good condition, 146 pages, black and white photographs. Illustrated covers. You may still find 120 covered bridges, including a few built in the 1960's. You will find enough basic information to build your own covered bridge. First Edition Hard Cover

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Purchase direct from: Books by Jan. Item number: 002909.
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Martin, Cy  
Whiskey And Wild Women: An Amusing Account of the Saloons and Bawds of the Old West

Publisher: N.Y., Hart, 1974.
304 p., illus., 26 cm. Well illustrated with contemporary photographs, this is a popular history of the trade in liquor and sex in the frontier West. Stock# 30,046. Vg/ dj good+.

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Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: 30046.
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Nash, Gerald D.  
World War II And The West: Reshaping The Economy

Publisher: Lincoln, U Nebraska Press, 1990.
xiii, 288 p., illus. 24 cm. "In four years the war transformed a backward colonial region into an economic pdesetter for the nation." Stock# 30,078. Vg/ dj vg.

Appr.: | AUD 27.78 CAD 26.67 EUR 18.78 GBP 13.20 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 333.33 ZAR 285.71 

Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: 30078.
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Powell, E. Alexander, Illustrated by: Illustrated & Map  
The End of the Trail : The Far West from New Mexico to British Columbia

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons New York, NY 1916.
xv, 463 pp, map, dark green cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering w/illustrated front cover. The author traveled from Mexico to the borders of Alaska by motor-car in order to see the West that cannot be seen from tourist hostelries or trains. smoke damage to the boards, prev owner wrote on the half title page. Reprint No Jacket Hard Cover Good+ 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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Purchase direct from: Curio Corner Books. Item number: 037480.
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Stegner, Page (Ill. Frans Lanting)  
Islands of the West from Baja to Vancouver

Publisher: San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1985..
First Edition. 24 X 28 cm (oblong). Fine/VG. White cloth, blue foil titles on spine, blue endpapers, [viii], 144 pp, bibliography, index. DJ wrinkled near top of front panel, 3 cm tear at top of rear fore-edge; in Brodart archival cover. Most pages are illustrated with Lanting's color photos; there are also a few maps and reproductions of old engravings. From the DJ: "The islands of the West, unlike their Atlantic Coast counterparts, are few in number.. Writer Page Stegner and photographer Frans Lanting have explored these islands thoroughly--including visits to some that are off-limits to the general public--and their joint portrait brings to life the unique habitats and ambiance of each."

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Purchase direct from: Twin City Antiquarian Books. Item number: RGWC00001.
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Thayer, William M. (Makepeace), 1820-1898  
Marvels of the New West. A Vivid Portrayal of the Stupendous Marvels in the Vast Wonderland West of the Missouri River...
Publisher: Norwich Conn., Henry Bill Pub. Co., 1888.
xxxvi, 715 p.; copiously illustrated. 24.5 cm. Title continues: Six books in one volume, comprising Marvels Of Nature... Race... Enterprise... Mining... Stock-Raising... Agriculture. Illustrated with over three hundred and fifty fine engravings and maps. Bound in publisher's green decorated boards with gold lettering; rear hinge slightly loose, extremities worn; internally tight & clean. Stock#OB130.

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Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: OB130.
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Watkins, T. H. (Tom), 1936-  
Gold and Silver in the West; the illustrated history of an American dream, by T. H. Watkins.

Publisher: Palo Alto, Calif., American West Pub. Co. [1971].
287 p. illus. (part col.) 28.5 cm. Introduction by David Lavender. The dream for miners was gold. The fortunes were made by those who provisioned the miners. And the finds were usually silver which required engineering and capital. Stock# 40,186. Vg/ dj good+.

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Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: 40186.
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Windsor, Merrill  

Publisher: National Geographic Washinton DC 1978.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; Color Photographs; 212 pages

Appr.: | AUD 11.11 CAD 10.67 EUR 7.51 GBP 5.28 JPY 800.00 MXN 133.33 ZAR 114.29 

Purchase direct from: Gibson's Books. Item number: 63473.
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Wood, Stanley.  
Over the Range to the Golden Gate.

Publisher: Published by R.R.Donnelly, Chicago.
Title date is 1808, CR 1894, 1904, 1907, 342 pages w/index. Revised to 1908 by C. E.Hooper. Back inside hinge paper is split, front is loose, brown illustrated covers with embossed picture, gold lettering. Corners slight bump, spine ends have slight tears, overall good+. A Complete Tourist's Guide to Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, California, Oregon, Puget Sound and the Great Northwest. Western Americana, Wester n States, Western frontier travel guides, Northwestern history. HARD COVER

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Purchase direct from: Books by Jan. Item number: 000768.
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