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The Mountain Men and the Fur Trade of the Far West Biographical Sketches of the Participants By Scholars of the Subject and With Introductions By the Editor 10 Volumes

By: Hafen, LeRoy R.

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: Glendale, CA, The Arthur Clark Company: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2140


10 Volume set published from 1965 to 1972. All first editions, slight edge wear. Excellent history of the fur trade, Santa Fe Trail, and most importantly, the mountain men and those who engaged in the trade. A must for the fur trade collection or researcher. Rittenhouse 266 View more info

The Mountain Men and the Fur Trade of the Far West Biographical Sketches of the Participants By Scholars of the Subject and With Introductions By the Editor 10 Volumes

By: Hafen, LeRoy R.

Price: $1,550.00

Publisher: Glendale, CA, The Arthur Clark Company: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014286


10 Volume set published from 1965 to 1972. All first editions, all with the original publisher's plain brown jackets. Excellent history of the fur trade, Santa Fe Trail, and most important, the mountain men and those who engaged in the trade. A must for the fur trade collection or researcher. Rittenhouse 266. View more info

The Far West and Rockies Historical Series 1820-1875 15 Volumes

By: Hafen, Leroy R., Ann W. Hafen

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: Glendale CA, The Arthur H. Clark Co.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014287


15 Volumes complete all 1st editions, all in near fine condition, just the slightest rubbing on a couple volumes. #1, 1954, 377 pages, Old Spanish Trail Santa Fe to Los Angeles #2, 1954, 333 pages, Journals of Forty-Niners Salt Lake to Los Angeles. #3, 1955, 315 pages, To The Rockies and Oregon 1839-1842. #4 & #5 1956, 353, 360 pages, Rufus B. Sage His Letters and Papers 1836-1847. 1956 2 Volumes. #6, 1957, 349 pages, The Journal of Captain John R. Bell Official Journal... View more info

Broken Hand The Life Story of Thomas Fitzpatrick, Chief of the Mountain Men

By: Hafen, Leroy, W. J. Ghent

Price: $550.00

Publisher: Denver, CO, Old West Publishing Company: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014504


316 pages, frontis, illustrations, scarce jacket with slight edge wear, and minor soiling. Fur trade, mountain men, Bents Fort, Indians, Kit Carson, Bridger, etc. Classic fur trade item! Howes H10aa. View more info

My Sixty Years On The Plains Trapping, Trading, and Indian Fighting

By: Hamilton, W.T.

Price: $325.00

Publisher: N.Y., Forest And Stream Publishing Co.: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14218


244 pages, illustrations by Charles M. Russell, slight edge wear, owner name. Very nice copy! "Hamilton went west in 1842, with Old Bill Williams, the expedition arrived among the Cheyennes well ahead of the other traders, bought up all the furs and sold them. Hamilton never returned East, but spent the remainder of his life in the West, trapping and trading, guiding emigrant trains, scouting in the Indian wars, and mining." Howes H139, Graff 1759, Rader 1755 View more info

My Sixty Years On The Plains Trapping, Trading, and Indian Fighting

By: Hamilton, W.T.

Price: $750.00

Publisher: N.Y., Forest And Stream Publishing Co.: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014348


244 pages, moderate edge wear, fading to rear cover and spine (gilt lettering on spine visible,) illustrations by Charles M. Russell, slight spine fade, SIGNED and dated 1905 by Hamilton, "Hamilton went west in 1842, with Old Bill Williams, the expedition arrived among the Cheyennes well ahead of the other traders, bought up all the furs and sold them. Hamilton never returned East, but spent the remainder of his life in the West, trapping and trading, guiding emigran... View more info

Alexander Barclay Mountain Man From London Corsetier to Pioneer Farmer in Canada, Bookkeeper in St. Louis, Superintendent of Bent's Fort, Fur Trader and Mountain Man in Colorado and New Mexico,

By: Hammond, George P.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Denver, CO, Old West Publishing Company: 1976

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 1631


TITLE CONTINUED...Builder of Barclay's Fort On The Santa Fe Trail, New Mexico in 1848 A Narrative of His Career 1810 to 1855 His Memorandum Diary 1845 to 1850 246 pages, fold-out maps, frontis, illustrations, chipping to jacket edges, The title says it all!! View more info

Alexander Barclay Mountain Man From London Corsetier to Pioneer Farmer in Canada, Bookkeeper in St. Louis, Superintendent of Bent's Fort, Fur Trader and Mountain Man in Colorado and New Mexico,

By: Hammond, George P.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Denver, CO, Old West Publishing Company: 1976

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 9913


TITLE CONTINUED...Builder of Barclay's Fort On The Santa Fe Trail, New Mexico in 1848 A Narrative of His Career 1810 to 1855 His Memorandum Diary 1845 to 1850 246 pages, fold-out maps, frontis, illustrations, slight edge wear to jacket edges, The title says it all!! View more info

Land Of Promise The Story Of The Northwest Territory

By: Havighurst, Walter

Price: $18.00

Publisher: N.Y, The Macillian Company: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2438


384 pages, map end-papers. The Northwest Territory from the earliest times to present. Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota. Fur trade, exploration, George Rogers Clark, etc. View more info

Wild Life In The Far West; Personal Adventures Of A Border Mountain Man. Comprising Hunting and Trapping Adventures With Kit Carson and Others; Captivity and Life Among The Commanches etc.,

By: Hobbs, James Captain

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Hartford, Conn., Wiley, Waterman & Eaton: 1874

Seller ID: 14100


483 pages. illus. Color frontis, slight exterior wear. Howes H550, Rader 1901, Six Guns 997, Rittenhouse 299 "Hobbs knew Kit Carson, and in 1835, he joined a wagon train going over the Santa Fe Trail via Bent's Fort. Contains material on the Speyer caravan caught in the snow and on other Trail caravans in 1843-45." War with Mexico, Joaquin Murietta, mountain men, overland travel, etc. View more info

Marcus Whitman, Crusader 3 volumes, Part One, 1802 to 1839 With Maps and Illustrations, Part Two, 1839 to 1843, Part Three 1843 to 1847

By: Hulbert, Archer Butler, Dorothy Printup Hulbert

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Denver, Stewart Commission of Colorado College: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014770


3 volume set Overland to the Pacific Vols. 6, 7, 8. Part One 1936 1st ed., 341 pages. Part Two 1938 1st ed., 342 pages. Part Three 1941 1st ed. 275 pages. Overland travel, Oregon Trail, Oregon Mission, Bent's Fort, fur trade, Indians, Fort Walla Walla, etc. A fine set with slight edge wear to jackets. View more info

The Great Salt Lake Trail

By: Inman, Henry

Price: $65.00

Publisher: N.Y., The Macmillan Company: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014775


Original brown pictorial cloth, very slight edge wear, 529 pages, frontis, illustrations, fold-out map, top edge gilt, old inscription on blank fly-leaf rubbed out, else a nice collectible copy. Ashley, Beckwourth, Wythe, Fremont, Forts Vasquez, Laramie, Platte, and Bridger, Mountain Meadows Massacre, Col. Fetterman's massacre at Ft. Kearney, etc. Howes I45, Graff 2117, Six-Guns 1114. View more info

The Great Salt Lake Trail

By: Inman, Henry

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N.Y., The Macmillan Company: 1914

Seller ID: 014777


Original green pictorial cloth, very slight edge wear, 529 pages, frontis, illustrations, top edge gilt, nice collectible copy. Ashley, Beckwourth, Wythe, Fremont, Forts Vasquez, Laramie, Platte, and Bridger, Mountain Meadows Massacre, Col. Fetterman's massacre at Ft. Kearney, etc. Howes I45, Graff 2117, Six-Guns 1114. View more info

A Tour on the Prairies

By: Irving, Washington

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma: 1956

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 20


Volume # 7 of the Western Frontier Library Series, 218pgs, ink name. Account of Irving's journey on an expedition west of the Arkansas, from Ft. Gibson to Oklahoma. View more info

A Tour on the Prairies

By: Irving, Washington

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma: 1956

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2888


Volume # 7 of the Western Frontier Library Series, 218 pages. Account of Irving's journey on an expedition west of the Arkansas, from Ft. Gibson to Oklahoma. View more info