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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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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

News Of The Plains And Rockies 1803-1865 Original Narratives of Overland Travel and Adventure Selected From The Wagner-Camp and Becker Bibliography of Western Americana 9 Volume Complete Set.

By: White, David A.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Spokane Washington, Arthur H. Clark Company: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14200


9 volumes, all but 2 still in original shrink wrap, maps, illustrations, Vol 1 456 pages, Early Explorers, 1803-1812-Fur Hunters, 1813-1847. Vol. 2. 500 pages, Santa Fe Adventurers, 1818-1843. Vol 3. 494 pages, Missionaries, Mormons, 1821-1864, Indian Agents, Captives, 1832-1865. Vol. 4. 479 pages, Warriors, 1834-1865, Scientists, Artists, 1835-1859. Vol. 5. 535 pages, Later Explorers, 1847-1865. Vol. 6. 464 pages, Gold Seekers, California, 1849-1856, Railroad Forer... View more info

The Letters of Narcissa Whitman 1836-1847

By: Whitman, Narcissa Prentiss

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Fairfield, Washington, YE Galleon Press: 2002

Seller ID: 11389


266 pages, frontis, illustrations, map end-papers, decorative red cloth. Narcissa left on her journey for Oregon in 1837. Her and her husband were murdered by the Indians in 1847. Her letters covers the journey and life in Oregon. View more info

This Far-Off Wild Land The Upper Missouri Letters of Andrew Dawson

By: Wischmann, Lesley, Andrew Erskine Dawson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Norman, Arthur H. Clark Company: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015142


New un-read copy, 336 pages, frontis, illustrations, map. Western Frontiersmen Series XXXVIII. " Three years after he landed in St. Louis, Dawson went up the Missouri in 1847 to what is now North Dakota and Montana, taking command of Fort Berthold, Fort Clark, and eventually Fort Benton, the premier fur trade post of the day. Fort Berthold and Fort Clark, where Dawson worked until 1854, remain two of the least documented American Fur Company posts. Dawson's letters,... View more info

Autobiography Of Isaac Jones Wistar 1827-1905 Half A Century In War And Peace

By: Wistar, Isaac, Jones

Price: $55.00

Publisher: N.Y., Harper & Brother Publishers: 1937

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 12306


528 pages + map, illustrations, fading to jacket spine. Mintz 501, Graff 4724, "Includes an overland narrative in 1849." Howes W598, "Largely devoted to the opening and development of the far West from 1849 to 1860, in which Wistar played a conspicuous part before achieving fame and fortune in Pennsylvania." View more info

The New Democracy In America Travels of Francisco de Miranda in the United States, 1783-84

By: Wood, Judson P. edited by John S. Ezell

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 880


217 pgs, map, illustrations. View more info

Fort Clark And Its Indian Neighbors A Trading Post on the Upper Missouri

By: Wood, Raymond, William Hunt, Randy Williams

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14106


317 pages, illustrations. Fort Clark, in what is today western North Dakota, also served as a way station for artists, scientists, missionaries, soldiers, and other western chroniclers traveling along the Upper Missouri River. The written and visual legacies of these visitors-among them the German prince-explorer Maximilian of Wied, Swiss artist Karl Bodmer, and American painter-author George Catlin-have long been the primary sources of information on the cultures of the... View more info

Stephen Harriman Long 1784 - 1864 Army Engineer Explorer Inventor

By: Wood, Richard G.

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Glendale, CA, Arthur Clark Company: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 883


292 pgs, illustrations, fold-out map, VOL VI of the Frontier Military Series. History of Long, including his expeditions. View more info

Guide To Texas Emigrants

By: Woodman, David

Price: $1,850.00

Publisher: Boston, M. Hawes: 1835

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014718


192 pages, lacks the map and plate, bound in hard cover, moderate foxing but pages are in very good shape and supple. Phillips p. 413. Raines p. 222: ".published by the trustees of the Galveston Bay and Texas Land Company, in January, 1831.Its object.was to circulate the knowledge of the colonization laws of Coahuila and Texas, with special reference to the land grants of Burnet, Vehlin, and Zavala." Graff 4737: "The Austins were not the only supporters of im... View more info

The Journal of John Work A Chief-trader of the Hudson's Bay Co. During His Expedition From Vancouver to the Flatheads and Blackfeet of the Pacific Northwest Edited, and With Account of the Fur Trade in the Northwest, and Life of Work

By: Work, John, Lewis, William S. Paul C. Phillips, Robert Carriker

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Spokane, The Arthur H. Clark Co.: 2006

Seller ID: 015028


New, unread copy, 209 pages, frontis, illustrations, map, Introduction to second printing by Robert Carriker. The first section of the book gives an overview of the Fur Trade in the Northwest and the competition between the rival fur companies. Work's journal in presented next. His trapping expedition started in 1831 and ended the following year. They traveled through Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Montana. The party faced numerous hardships, lack of food, a harsh winter,... View more info

A River Running West The Life of John Wesley Powell

By: Worster, Donald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Oxford University Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3928


673 pages, maps, illustrations. "Biography of the man who explored the Colorado River and revealed the Grand Canyon." View more info