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The Oregon Trail An American Saga

By: Dary, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Alfred A. Knopf: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14074

ISBN: 0-375-41399-5

Condition: Fine


414 pages, maps, illustrations, map end-papers. View more info

George Montague Wheeler The Man And The Myth

By: Dawdy Doris Ostrander

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Athens, Swallow Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1733

ISBN: 0-8040-0973-2

Condition: Very Good


122 pages, frontis, maps. Information on Wheeler's explorations from 1869 to 1879. View more info

Steamboat Days

By: Dayton, Fred Erving

Price: $32.00

Publisher: N.Y., Frederick A. Stokes CO.: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1351

Condition: Very Good


436 pages, color frontis, illustrations, slight exterior wear.. History of steamboats in the U.S. time tables, tonnage, very informative! View more info

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Life and Adventures of Frank Grouard

By: De Barthe, Joe, (DeBarthe)

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: St. Louis, MO., Combe Printing Co.: 1894

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015540

Condition: Very Good+


Life and Adventures of Frank Grouard Combe Printing Co. St. Louis 1894 1st ed. HB, VG+ 545 pages, 67 illustrations, original green pictorial cloth, minor wear. A much nicer copy than normally found. Most always found in poor condition, due to it's size and history. Very Scarce, most of the editions were lost in the St, Joe flood. Laid in are some research notes and letters about Grouard and his later life. Grouard was a scout for Crook, captured by the Sioux when he was ... View more info

Steamboating On The Missouri River In The Sixties

By: Deatherage, C. P.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Fairfield Washington, Ye Galleon Press: 1998

Seller ID: 015347

Condition: As New


Pictorial wraps, 38 pages, frontis, illustration. A reprint of a series of articles published in June and July 1924 in the Kansas City news Press. View more info

Prairie Schooner Lady The Journal of Harriet Sherrill Ward 1853

By: Dewitt, Ward G. Florence, Harriet Sherrill Ward

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Westernlore Press: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4411

Condition: Very Good+


180 pages, illustrations, map end-papers. Journal of the Ward family who crossed the Plains in 1853 from Wisconsin to Indian Valley California. Mintz 481 View more info

Tongues of the Monte

By: Dobie, Frank J.

Price: $325.00

Publisher: N.Y., Doubleday, Doran & Co: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8229

Condition: Very Good+


301 pages, illustrations, minor chipping to jacket edges. Story of crossing the Sierra Madre three times by mule covering 2,000 miles. View more info

Down The Great Unknown John Wesley Powell's 1869 Journey of Discovery and Tragedy Through The Grand Canyon

By: Dolnick, Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Harper Collins: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14199

ISBN: 0-06-019619-X

Condition: Fine


367 pages, maps, map end-papers. Powell and nine men set off down the river, and only six survived. View more info

The Region Of The Upper Columbia River And How I Saw It

By: Downing, Alfred

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fairfield, Washington, YE Galleon Press: 1987

Seller ID: 014270

ISBN: 0877702349

Condition: New


47 pages + index, map endpapers. "The author was a member of an army expedition in 1881, which left Rickey's Landing in the Colville country down the Columbia to its junction with the Snake River. He was the artist on this government expedition whose work was the study of the feasibility of navigation on the upper Columbia River." View more info

"Uncle Dan" Drumheller Tells Thrills Of Western Trails In 1854

By: Drumheller, Dan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fairfield, Washington, YE Galleon Press: 1985

Seller ID: 014984

ISBN: 0877703663

Condition: New


frontis, 123 pages, pictorial endpapers. reprint of the 1925 edition. "Drumheller was a rider for the pony express, a miner, packer, cattleman, rancher, banker, farmer and investor." Howes D 511 View more info

Marcus and Narcissa Whitman and the Opening of Old Oregon 2 volumes

By: Drury, Clifford M.

Price: $155.00

Publisher: Glendale, CA, Arthur H. Clark Company: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4332

ISBN: 0870621041

Condition: Fine


Vol 1. 476 pages, frontis, illustrations, SIGNED by the author. Vol. 2 435 pages, frontis, illustrations. View more info

Journal Of Paul DU RU February 1 to May 8, 1700 Missionary Priest To Louisiana

By: DU RU Paul, ( Ruth Lapham Butler)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fairfield, Washington, YE Galleon Press: 1997

Seller ID: 015224

ISBN: 0877706077

Condition: New


74 pages. "This is a Jesuit missionary account written in the spring of 1700 in Louisiana, but not printed until 1934. Howes D597 View more info

The Santa Fe Trail

By: Duffus, R. L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., David McKay: 1975

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 1444

Condition: Very Good


283 pages, photos, index. Wagon trains, Indians, overland travel, Santa Fe etc. View more info

The Good Old Times In McLean County Illinois Two Hundred and Sixty-one Sketches of Old Settlers a Complete Historical Sketch of the Black Hawk War and Descriptions of all Matters of Interest Relating to McLean County

By: Duis, Dr. E.

Price: $245.00

Publisher: Bloomington, The Leader Publishing and Printing House: 1874

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8342

Condition: Very Good+


865 pages + ads, illustrations, new cloth. View more info

The Journal Of Samuel Rutherford Dundass, Crossing The Plains To California In 1849

By: Dundass, Samuel Rutherford, Keller, George

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fairfield, Washington, YE Galleon Press: 1983

Seller ID: 3209

ISBN: 0877702918

Condition: As New


106 pages, Index. This is two books in one. This includes some very rare material, a roster of men included in the Wayne County Company consisting of 203 names, marked were those who died and those who got sick along the way and turned back. Mintz 133 " Dundass ,was a member of the Steubenville Company, composed of 60 natives of Ohio, and traveled by way of the Hastings cutoff to Humbolt. Keller tells of Indian attacks, taking the Lassen's cutoff, the shortage of foo... View more info

Kit Carson & the Indians

By: Dunlay, Tom

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015161

Condition: Near Fine


525 pages frontis, illustrations. Laid in is a color photo notecard of the Kit Carson Statue in Trinidad Colorado. View more info

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The History of Texas; or, The Emigrant's, Farmer's, and Politician's Guide to the Character, Climate, Soil and productions of That Country; Geographically Arranged From Personal Observation and Experience by David B. Edward.

By: Edward, David Barnett

Price: $8,750.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, J.A. James & Co.: 1836

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014350

Condition: Very Good


Original green cloth, floral pattern, original printed spine label professionally re-cased, corners repaired, moderate foxing, heavier on the first and last leaves and endpapers. back of map has a few archival repairs with no loss, map is very nice with excellent color, housed in a custom 1/4 leather clamshell case. Howes E48, Graff 1208, Jenkins BTB, 53, "One of the best accounts of Texas on the eve of the Revolution, this also includes the early actions in the revolt t... View more info

The Diary Of Philip Leget Edwards The Great Cattle Drive From California To Oregon In 1837

By: Edwards, Philip Leget

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Fairfield, Washington, YE Galleon Press: 1989

Seller ID: 014925

ISBN: 0877704651

Condition: New


Limited edition of 308 numbered copies, 61 pages, index, pictorial endpapers, " Details the earliest cattle drive, ends with an Indian battle in September of 1837." View more info

Fremont Explorer For A Restless Nation

By: Egan, Ferol

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Doubleday & Company: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11420

ISBN: 0-385-01775-8

Condition: Very Good+


582 pages, illustrations, map end-papers, wear to jacket edges. View more info

The Mexican War Correspondence of Richard Smith Elliott

By: Elliott, Richard Smith, Mark Gardner

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3455

ISBN: 0806129514

Condition: New


292 pages, frontis, illustrations, maps. "When General Stephen Watts Kearny's Army of the West marched into Santa Fe, New Mexico, on August 18, 1846, Richard Smith Elliott, a young Missouri volunteer, was included in its ranks. In addition to Lieutenant Elliott's duties in the Laclede Rangers, he served as a regular correspondent to the St. Louis Reveille. Elliott provided readers back home with an account of the grueling march over the famous Santa Fe Trail, the tri... View more info