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Buffalo Days, Forty Years in the Old West: The Personal Narrative of a Cattleman, Indian Fighter and Army Officer,by Wheeler Homer, with introduction by Major General James G. Harbord

By: Wheeler, Homer W.

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs Merrill: 1925

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 015858

Condition: Very Good+


369 pages, Illustrations, frontis, Photos, inscribed by the author, "To Mrs. Jes?? M. Lee Kind regards and best wishes of an old friend of the General and your self Homer H. Wheeler Col U.S. Cavalry Retired Los Angeles Calif. October 6 1926." Some newspaper clippings laid in, on Sitting Bull's Slayer Red Tomahawk, Custer and a Saint Paul article on Parson Bob Scout who at the time of the interview was 86. Also laid in is a photo of Parson Bob by Brown and Fenny S... View more info

The Frontier Trail Or From Cowboy To Colonel An Authentic Narrative of Forty-three Years in the Old West as Cattle-man, Indian Fighter and Army Officer By Colonel Homer W. Wheeler (Retired) U.S.Army (Late Fifth Cavalry)

By: Wheeler, Homer W.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: L.A., Times-Mirror Press: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015859

Condition: Very Good


334 pages, frontis, illustrations, inscribed by the author, "Yours very Sincerely Col. Homer W. Wheeler U. S. Cavalry? Los. Angeles Calif." minor edge wear. Wheeler served also as a post trader and Indian agent, and was in command of Fort Reno in Oklahoma Territory. Excellent on Indians and Indian government scouts. A chapter on Wild Bill Hickok and one entitled "western Badmen". Howes 322 Rader 3628 Six-Guns 2376 View more info

The Whipple Report Journal of an Expedition from San Diego California to the Rio Colorado from Sept. 11 to Dec 11, 1849 by A. W. Whipple Lieutenant United States Topographical Engineers

By: Whipple, A. W., Edwards, E. L.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Westernlore Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5147

Condition: Very Good+


100 pages, illustrations, 1 of 900 copies. View more info

Experiences of a Special Indian Agent

By: White, E. E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: 1965

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 8762

Condition: Very Good+


340 pages, illustrations. Vol. 29 of the Western Frontier Library Series, reprinted from the 1893 1st ed. White (Special Indian Agent) visited the Indian Reservations in the 1880s, and relates his experiences. Fort Sill, Fort Reno, Clay County Texas, Denver, Cheyenne, Salt Lake City, Pine Ridge, much on Quanah Parker and Cynthia Ann Parker, Sioux and the Utes, etc. Gives a listing of salaries and expenditures for Indian Reservations, including Indian Agent's salaries. View more info

Service on the Indian Reservations Being the Experiences of a Special Indian Agent While Inspecting Agencies and Serving as Agent for Various Tribes Including Explanations of How the Government Service is Conducted on the Reservations, Descriptions of Agencies, Anecdotes Illustrating the Habits, Customs, and Peculiarities of the Indians and Humorous Anecdotes and Stories of Travel

By: White, E. E.

Price: $975.00

Publisher: Little Rock, Diploma Press,: 1893

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014558

Condition: Very Good+


336 pages, illustrations, original cloth, minor edge wear, light foxing. White (Special Indian Agent) visited the Indian Reservations in the 1880s, and relates his experiences. Fort Sill, Fort Reno, Clay County Texas, Denver, Cheyenne, Salt Lake City, Pine Ridge, much on Quanah Parker and Cynthia Ann Parker, Sioux and the Utes, etc. Gives a listing of salaries and expenditures for Indian Reservations, including Indian Agent's salaries. View more info

The Promised Land A History of Brown County Texas

By: White, James C.

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Brownwood Texas, Brownwood Banner: 1941

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014800

Condition: Near Fine


Original pictorial wraps, 123 pages, very slight wear. Rather scarce Texas item with much on the early settlement and numerous accounts on Indians and Indian fights. Contains a by name listing of pioneers who were registered at the Brown County Pioneer Association in 1935, many who came to the county in the 1870s. Herd 2504. View more info

Hostiles & Horse Soldiers Indian Battles & Campaigns in the West

By: White, Lonnie J.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boulder Colorado, Pruett Publishing Co.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5076

ISBN: 0871080613

Condition: Very Good+


229 pages, maps, illustrations. Covers the major battles and many minor ones. Custer, Washita, Crook, Wagon Box Fight, Fetterman Massacre, Red Cloud, Miles, Lone Wolf, Beecher Island, etc. View more info

The Troopers, An Informal History of the Plains Cavalry 1865-1890

By: Whitman, S.E

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Hastings House: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015628

Condition: Near Fine


256 pages, frontis, illustrations by N. Eggenhofer. Review copy with slip from the publisher laid in. Some material on Custer and the Little Big Horn. View more info

A Popular Life Of Gen. George A. Custer Major-General Of Volunteers, Brevet Major-General U.S. Army, and Lieutenant-Colonel Seventh U.S. Cavalry

By: Whittaker, Frederick

Price: $625.00

Publisher: Sheldon and Company: 1876

Seller ID: 015712

Condition: Near Fine


648 pages, frontis, illustrations, original red cloth, period owner name, exceptional copy! The first biography of Custer, published three months after his death. Luther 1 (this being the 2nd printing in the smaller size.) View more info

To The Edge Of Darkness A Chronicle Of The 1876 Indian War General Gibbon's Montana Column and The Reno Scout March 14-June 20, 1876

By: Willert, James

Price: $60.00

Publisher: El Segundo, CA, Upton: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7649

ISBN: 0912783281

Condition: As New


191 pages, maps, illustrations, Limited edition, of 1,050 copies, Custer Trail Series Volume Seven , Willert examines the daily happenings and adventures of the Montana Column and the controversial Reno Scout. View more info

The Terry Letters The Letters of General Alfred Howe Terry To His Sisters During The Indian War of 1876 Notes and Annotations by James Willert, Artwork by Warren A. Van Ess

By: Willert, James

Price: $50.00

Publisher: La Mirada CA, James Willert: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015845

ISBN: 0930798031

Condition: Fine


illustrated wraps. 60 pages, #98 of 500 copies, signed by the author. Laid in is the original announcement for the book along with the original purchase order. One of the harder to find Willert titles. Swinford mention View more info

Little Big Horn Diary Chronicle Of The 1876 Indian War

By: Willert, James

Price: $175.00

Publisher: El Segundo, CA, Upton: 1997

Seller ID: 015846

ISBN: 0912783273

Condition: Fine


498 pages, illustrations, specially bound in full leather and limited to 50 numbered and signed copies with this being #7. Revised from the 1977 first edition. Covers the campaign of the summer of 1876 from May 17, 1876 to the rescue of Reno's men following the battle. The daily movements of all the units in the field are followed until the climax at the LBH. View more info

March Of The Columns Chronicle Of The 1876 Indian War June 27 - September 16, 1876

By: Willert, James

Price: $175.00

Publisher: El Segundo, CA, Upton: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015853

ISBN: 0912783230

Condition: Near Fine


643 pages, maps, illustrations, photos, #7 of 50 copies bound in full leather signed by the author, errata laid in. Custer Trail Series Volume Four. This work commences with the rescue of Reno's forces on the bluffs overlooking the LBH River. Much information on the Custer Battle as it is rehashed by the survivors. Robert Utley, "an indispensable work to any serious student of the Sioux campaign of 1876." Swinford mention. View more info

To The Edge Of Darkness A Chronicle Of The 1876 Indian War General Gibbon's Montana Column and The Reno Scout March 14-June 20, 1876

By: Willert, James

Price: $40.00

Publisher: El Segundo, CA, Upton: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015854

ISBN: 0912783281

Condition: Fine


191 pages, maps, illustrations, publishers announcement laid in, Limited edition, of 1,050 copies. Custer Trail Series Volume Seven. Willert examines the daily happenings and adventures of the Montana Column and the controversial Reno Scout. View more info

To The Edge Of Darkness A Chronicle Of The 1876 Indian War General Gibbon's Montana Column and The Reno Scout March 14-June 20, 1876

By: Willert, James

Price: $125.00

Publisher: El Segundo, CA, Upton: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015855

ISBN: 0912783281

Condition: Fine


191 pages, maps, illustrations, publishers announcement laid in, specially bound in full leather and limited to 50 numbered and signed copies with this being #7. Custer Trail Series Volume Seven. Willert examines the daily happenings and adventures of the Montana Column and the controversial Reno Scout. View more info

Lieutenant Morton's 1871 Scout From Camp Verde Arizona Territory

By: Wilson, Britt W.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Banning California, Britt Wilson: 1997

Seller ID: 3260

Condition: Very Good


32 pages, fold-out map, signed by the author. Morton was ordered to recover a herd of animals driven off by Indians. The patrol turned out to be more than routine, 52 Indians were killed and others wounded. View more info

Buffalo Bill's Wild West An American Legend

By: Wilson, R. L., Greg Martin

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N.Y., Random House: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14203

ISBN: 0-375-50106-1

Condition: Fine


316 pages, photos, illustrations. View more info

Brave Warriors

By: Wiltsey, Norman B.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Caldwell, Idaho, Caxton: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1457

Condition: Very Good+


379 pages, frontis, illustrations, jacket has minor chipping to edges, Accounts of seven western Indian tribes. Cheyenne, Apaches, Crow, Sioux, Comanches, Modocs, Nez Perce. Custer, Crook, Beecher Island, Roman Nose, Sitting Bull, Crazy Horse, Cochise, and much more. View more info

Brave Warriors

By: Wiltsey, Norman B.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Caldwell, Idaho, Caxton: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015417

Condition: Very Good+


379 pages, frontis, illustrations, bookplate. Accounts of seven western Indian tribes. Cheyenne, Apaches, Crow, Sioux, Comanches, Modocs, Nez Perce. Custer, Crook, Beecher Island, Roman Nose, Sitting Bull, Crazy Horse, Cochise, and much more. View more info

The Red Men In The New World Drama A Politico Legal Study With A Pageantry Of American Indian History

By: Wise, Jennings C.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Washington, W. F. Roberts Company: 1931

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015847

Condition: Very Good


628 pages, frontis, illustrations, ex-library with usual markings. Has a section on Custer. Good research copy. Oversize item. View more info