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Arkansas and Its People: A History, 1541-1930 (Four Volumes)

By: Thomas, David Y.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, The American Historical Society, Inc.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033211

Condition: Very Good+


Complete in four volumes. Textured leather over spines and corners, with gold stamped lettering on spine. Dark green cloth cover cloth over boards. All four volumes show the small book plate of the New York State Historical Association on the front paste down. There are no other markings. Covers show a few very slight scuffs. All four volumes remain tight, very clean, and otherwise in very nice condition. Due to the size and weight, extra charges will apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info

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They Were Open Range Days: Annals of a Western Frontier

By: Thompson, Albert W.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Denver, CO, The World Press, Inc.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036332

Condition: Very Good


Copyright is 1946. 193+ pages. Two copies of a prospectus are laid in. A couple of corners are lightly bumped, and there is light rubbing on edges. End leaves are slightly darkened. Dust jacket shows chips and a few small closed tears along upper edge, and a small open tear over joint of top cover at spine. All lettering and images are good on jacket. Jacket is now in a clear protective sleeve. View more info

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Democracy in America

By: Tocqueville, Alexis De (Edited By J. P. Mayer and Max Lerner; Translated By George Lawrence)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row:

Edition: First Edition, Thus

Seller ID: 036226

Condition: Near Fine


Copyright is 1966. There are a couple of small smudges on edges of text, though volume is otherwise Fine. Jacket is a little faded over spine and along upper edge over top cover. There are some small creases seen over the head of spine. Dust jacket is otherwise bright and clean, and is now in a clear protective sleeve. View more info

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Golet: The Good Land

By: Tompkins, Walker A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Goleta, CA, Goleta Amvets Post No. 55: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036518

Condition: Very Good


347 pages. Number 1126 of a charter edition of 2500 copies. Slight rubbing and signs of age. Top hinge is just a little loosened. View more info

Beyond Geography: The Western Spirit Against the Wilderness

By: Turner, Frederick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By the Author

Seller ID: 031783

ISBN: 0670160989

Condition: Near Fine


329 pages. Author's inscription on blank front free end page reads in full: "For ____ _____, With thanks for her / gracious hospitality. / Fred Turner / Santa Fe, Oct. .1982." Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

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The Washington 89

By: Tweney, George H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sagebrush Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036659

ISBN: 0930704274

Condition: Fine


98+ pages, plus folding map frontispiece. Limited edition of 890 copies. View more info

The Conquest of Santa Fe, 1846 (edited By Bill Tate)

By: Twitchell, Ralph Emerson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Truchas, NM, Tate Gallery:

Seller ID: 031763

Condition: Fine


Copyright is 1967. View more info

Historical View of the Progress of Discovery on the More Northern Coasts of America, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time [with] Descriptive Sketches of the Natural History of the North American Regions

By: Tytler, Patrick Fraser [with] James Wilson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1836

Seller ID: 031449

Condition: Good


Number 53 of the "Family Library" series. Folding map of "Northern Coasts of America." Covers show a little rubbing and very light wear. Scattered foxing. Volume remains tight and otherwise clean. View more info

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The Valentines in America. 1644-1874

By: Valentine, T. W.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, Clark & Maynard: 1874

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034579

Condition: Good+


248 pages, plus 26 tissue guarded plates. Full leather with raised spine bands and gilt lettering and decoration. All edges of text block are gilded. Marbled end leaves. Covers show rubbing along joints of covers at spine and there is a one inch crack along the top joint and crown. Rubbing along all edges of covers. Gilt remains bright. Volume remains tight with nearly fine contents and covers are clean and very presentable. Lovely copy of this scarce first edition volume, though with some fairly minor flaws. View more info

Prairie and Rocky Mountain Adventures, or, Life In the West. To Which is Added a View of the States and Territorial Regions of Our Western Empire: Embracing History, Statistics and Geography, and Descriptions of the Chief Cities of the West

By: Van Tramp, John C.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Columbus, OH, Segner & Condit: 1868

Seller ID: 033197

Condition: Very Good


775 pages, plus plates. Modern half cloth binding, with marbled-like paper over boards, and white paper spine label. Spine label shows light smudges, though covers are otherwise fine. A few small smudges on first few leaves, and light smudges on edges. Volume remains tight, and is otherwise very clean and intact. View more info

Lola Montez: The California Adventures of Europe's Notorious Courtesan

By: Varley, James F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, Arthur H. Clark Company: 1996

Seller ID: 033602

ISBN: 0870622439

Condition: Fine


First trade edition, following a limited edition of 1000 copies. 266 pages. Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

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Kit Carson: The Happy Warrior of the Old West

By: Vestal, Stanley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company / The Riverside Library:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 034900

Condition: Very Good


Copyright is 1928, though this reprint is circa 1960s. 297 pages. Cloth covers show a little light rubbing. Light signs of age and use, though overall a tight and clean copy. Dust jacket with some rubbing, and chipping along edges. Jacket remains bright and clean, and is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

The Plains and the Rockies: A Bibliography of Original Narratives of Travel and Adventure, 1800-1865

By: Wagner, Henry R. (Revised and Extended By Charles L. Camp)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Grabhorn Press: 1937

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 031786

Condition: Good+


299 pages. Limited edition of 600 copies. Prospectus laid in. Cloth covers are a little rubbed and show a couple small places of discoloration. Spine label is a little rolled on edge. Page 295/6 shows a crease and one inch closed tear from outside edge not affecting any text. Volume remains tight and is otherwise very clean. View more info

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The Plains and the Rockies: A Bibliography of Original Narratives of Travel and Adventure 1800 -1865

By: Wagner, Henry R. (Revised By Charles L. Camp)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Columbus, OH, Long's College Book Company: 1953

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 033997

Condition: Fair


601 pages, plus facsimile title pages. General fairly light wear and use. Hinges (internal) are broke, though previously reglued. Good and solid working copy. View more info

Six Weeks in the Sioux Tepees: A Narrative of Indian Captivity

By: Wakefield, Sarah F. (Edited, annotated, and with an Introduction By June Namias)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Seller ID: 031781

ISBN: 0806129751

Condition: Fine


173 pages. Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

C. L. Sonnichsen Grassroots Historian (Southwestern Studies, Monograph No. 34)

By: Walker, Dale L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: El Paso, Texas Western Press / The University of Texas at El Paso:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By the Subject

Seller ID: 032519

Condition: Very Good


Copyright is 1972. 99 pages, soft bound. Inscribed and signed by C. L. Sonnichsen. General light signs of use/wear, though overall tight and clean. View more info

Jesse James "The Outlaw"

By: Walker, Henry J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Self Published:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 031752

Condition: Very Good


Copyright is 1961. Signed and dated by the author on blank front free end page. Stated to be Volume I, though it appears that this was the only volume published. Tape residue on end leaves, and on the very edge of the inside top flap of the dust jacket. Authors' signature is just a little affected by tape residue. Book and jacket are otherwise near fine. Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. View more info

The F. Stanley Story

By: Walker, Mary Jo

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Albuquerque/Santa Fe, The New Mexico Book League / The Lightning Tree-Jene Lyon: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031788

ISBN: 0890160821

Condition: Fine


97 pages. Limited edition of 700 copies, with facsimile signature of F. Stanley on blank front free end page. View more info

The F. Stanley Story

By: Walker, Mary Jo

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Albuquerque/Santa Fe, The New Mexico Book League / The Lightning Tree-Jene Lyon: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031789

ISBN: 0890160821

Condition: Fine


97 pages. Limited edition of 700 copies, with facsimile signature of F. Stanley on blank front free end page. View more info

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Narrative of a Journey Through Kentucky & Tennessee in 1835

By: Waller, Henry

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Louisville, Contre Coup Press: 1997

Seller ID: 034665

Condition: Fine


38+ Pages. Limited to 100 copies. View more info