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Incidents Of Travel To California Across The Great Plains Together With The Return Trips Through Central America And Jamaica To Which Are Added Sketches Of The Author's Life

By: Udell, John

Price: $1,750.00

Publisher: Jefferson OH, Sentinel Office: 1856

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014319

Condition: Near Fine


302 pages, frontis, original cloth, errata, minor foxing, SIGNED by author under frontispiece, exterior in amazing condition, Thomas Streeter's copy with his bookplate and pencil notes on inside paste-down and flyleaf, housed in a custom case. Graff 4230, Wagner-Camp 281, Howes U3, Mintz 473, "The author, a Baptist minister was almost 55 when he undertook his first overland journey in 1850. He went again in 1852 and 1854 and all trips were to California." View more info

Tending the Talking Wire A Buck Soldier's View of Indian Country 1863-1866 Edited by William E. Unrau

By: Unrau, William E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, University of Utah Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015604

ISBN: 0874801311

Condition: Near Fine


382 pages, maps, illustrations, review copy and news release for the book laid in. "Harvey Johnson enlisted in the Eleventh Ohio Cavalry in 1863 to avoid fighting in the Civil War. His unit guarded the transcontinental telegraph along the Oregon Trail." Has a section on Quantrell and the raid on Lawrence. View more info

The Old Santa FE Trail

By: Vestal Stanley

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1939

Seller ID: 1413

Condition: Very Good


304pgs, map end papers, illus. Photos. Dust jacket has minor edge wear, Wagon trains, Indians, Pawnee Rock, buffalos, Bent's Fort, etc. View more info

Jim Bridger, Mountain Man

By: Vestal, Stanley

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Lincoln: 1970

Seller ID: 306

Condition: Very Good+


333 pages, Maps, Biography of a famous mountain man of the beaver-trapping days, who discoverer the Great Salt Lake and served as guide, scout, and trader. A great American explorer. View more info

The Old Santa FE Trail

By: Vestal, Stanley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 779

Condition: Good +


304pgs, map end papers, illus. photos, soiling to spine. View more info

The Missouri

By: Vestal, Stanley

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press: 1964

Seller ID: 1710

Condition: Very Good -


368pgs, map, The Missouri "Highway to the West", Custer, Outlaws, Lewis and Clark, Indians, mountain men, cavalry, civil war, Indian wars, Contains some material on Jesse James and the other Missouri Outlaws. Six Guns 2268, Luther "Non-High Spot" View more info

Revolt On The Border

By: Vestal, Stanley

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3518

Condition: Very Good


246 pgs. Cloth very good condition one of the author's scarce books View more info

Wagons Southwest Story of Old Trail to Santa Fe

By: Vestal, Stanley

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N.Y., American Pioneer Trails Ass.: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014962

Condition: Very Good


50 pages, illustrations, minor cover wear. Material on Dodge City, Luke Short, Bat Masterson, Wyatt Earp and Mysterious Dave Mathers Old Bent's Fort Six Guns 2271 rare View more info

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Dobe Walls A Story of Kit Carson's Southwest

By: Vestal, Stanley

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015132

Condition: Very Good+


314 pages. Map endpapers, un-clipped jacket very clean, however a little over 1/4 inch has been trimmed from the top and bottom edges, no lettering effected, rare in jacket! Bent's Fort, The Warpath, Fandango, Kit Carson, Fur Trade, Indian Battles, etc. View more info

Patrick Connor's War The 1865 Powder River Indian Expedition

By: Wagner, David E.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Norman, The Arthur H. Clark Company: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014922

Condition: New


296 pages, frontis, maps, illustrations. Frontier Military Series XXIX "The summer of 1865 marked the transition from the Civil War to Indian war on the western plains. With the rest of the country's attention still focused on the East, the U.S. Army began an often forgotten campaign against the Sioux, Cheyenne, and Arapaho. Led by Gen. Patrick Connor, the Powder River Indian Expedition into Wyoming sought to punish tribes for raids earlier that year. Patrick Connor... View more info

Powder River Odyssey Nelson Cole's Western Campaign of 1865 The Journals of Lyman G. Bennett and Other Eyewitness Accounts

By: Wagner, David E.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Norman, The Arthur H. Clark Company: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015491

Condition: New


283 pages, maps, illustrations. Frontier Military Series XXVII. "The experience of the 1,400 men of the Powder River Expedition's Eastern Division as they trudged through largely unexplored territory and faced off with American Indians determined to keep their hunting grounds. David E. Wagner's Powder River Odyssey: Nelson Cole's Western Campaign of 1865 tells the story of a largely forgotten campaign at the pivotal moment when the Civil War ended and the Indian wars... View more info

The Plains & The Rockies A Critical Bibliography Of Exploration, Adventure And Travel In The American West 1800-1865 Fourth Edition Revised, Enlarged and Edited by Robert H. Becker

By: Wagner, Henry R. Charles L. Camp (Robert H. Becker)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: San Francisco, John Howell Books: 1982

Seller ID: 3058

Condition: Very Good+


645 pages, frontis, illustrations. A must have reference book! View more info

Reminiscences of Early Days Volume II A Series of Historical Sketches and Happenings in the Early Days of Snake River Valley

By: Walgamott, Charles S.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Twin Falls Idaho, By Author: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014700

Condition: Very Good


Original purple cloth, 128 pages, frontis, illustrations, wear to edges, and light fading to spine, one page printing error with typed text laid in. Howes W31, Graff 4511, Herd 2418, Six-Guns 2280, "Has a chapter on Diamondfield Jack Davis and another on the vigilantes." View more info

A Journey Through New Mexico's First Judicial District in 1864 Letters to the Editor of the Santa Fe Weekly New Mexican With an Introduction and Notes by William Swilling Wallace

By: Wallace, William Swilling

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Westernlore Press: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10909

Condition: Very Good+


71 pages, illustrations, map, limited to 350 copies, with 300 being for sale. View more info

On Horseback A Tour In Virginia, North Carolina, And Tennessee With Notes Of Travel In Mexico And California

By: Warner Charles Dudley

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin And Company: 1889

Seller ID: 711

Condition: Very Good -


331 pgs + 15 pgs of ads. Slight exterior wear. View more info

Journal Of A Mule Train Packing In Eastern Washington In The 1860's

By: Watt, James W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fairfield, Washington, YE Galleon Press: 1995

Seller ID: 5818

ISBN: 0-87770-536-4

Condition: New


60 pages, map, illustrations. "One of the few books in print on the subject of mule train packing. View more info

4 Wagons West, The Story of Seattle

By: Watt, Roberta Frye

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, Binfords & Mort Publishers: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123

Condition: Very Good+


390 pages. Mintz 486 View more info

Wilderness Manhunt The Spanish Search For La Salle

By: Weddle, Robert S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Austin Texas, University of Texas Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2270

Condition: Very Good+


291 pages, maps. In 1684, France sent ships to the Gulf Coast to start colonies. The Spanish sent 6 expeditions by land and 5 by sea to find the settlement. They covered Florida, Alabama, and Texas. View more info

Wilderness Manhunt The Spanish Search For La Salle

By: Weddle, Robert S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Austin Texas, University of Texas Press: 1999

Seller ID: 3443

ISBN: 0-89096-910-8

Condition: New


291 pages, maps. In 1684, France sent ships to the Gulf Coast to start colonies. The Spanish sent 6 expeditions by land and 5 by sea to find the settlement. They covered Florida, Alabama, and Texas. "A new introduction includes recent insights gleaned from the excavation of La Salle's sunken ship La Belle." View more info

Reminiscent Ramblings

By: Welles, Alonzo M.

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Denver CO, W. F. Robinson Printing Co.: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014810

Condition: Very Good+


459 pages, slight cover wear, inscribed by author. The first part covers the author's childhood in New York, and the remainder deals with his travels in the 1870s in the Rocky Mountain area mainly in Colorado. Graff 4578, Howes W238, "Mining experiences in Colorado, Arizona and New Mexico." View more info