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John H. Behan Sacrificed Sheriff With An Introduction By Paul Mitchell Marks

By: Alexander, Bob

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Silver City NM, High Lonesome Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14232


307 pages, photos, SIGNED by the author, limited to 500 copies, light fade to jacket spine. "Behan was a true frontiersman of the early Arizona Territory. Long portrayed as a villain in the Tombstone conflicts, and the nemesis of Wyatt Earp, Sacrificed Sheriff presents the story of a 40-year lawman and public servant who was skilled with gun and horse, yet who consistently fought crime and arrested bad guys without killing anyone. Behan also was a Civil War volunteer... View more info

Fearless Dave Allison Border Lawman A Transitional Lawman On A Transitional Frontier

By: Alexander, Bob

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Silver City NM, High Lonesome Books: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014774


285 pages, photos, SIGNED by the author, limited to 500 copies. "At 27, William Davis "Dave" Allison became the youngest sheriff in the State of Texas, elected at Midland County in 1888. He was still wearing a badge when gunned down by infamous cattle rustlers Hill Loftis (aka Tom Ross) and Milton Paul Good in 1923. Between times he was 6 times an elected sheriff; a member of the Texas Rangers and Arizona Rangers; Chief of Police at Roswell, New Mexico; pers... View more info

A Decent Orderly Lynching The Montana Vigilantes

By: Allen, Frederick

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14192


421 pages, maps, illustrations, limited edition. #63 of 250 copies signed by author, leather, all edges gilt. Includes eye-witness accounts never before published. "The deadliest campaign of vigilante justice in American history erupted in the Rocky Mountains during the Civil War when a private army hanged twenty-one troublemakers. Hailed as great heroes at the time, the Montana vigilantes are still revered as founding fathers." View more info

A Decent Orderly Lynching The Montana Vigilantes

By: Allen, Frederick

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3386


421 pages, maps, illustrations. Includes eye-witness accounts never before published. "The deadliest campaign of vigilante justice in American history erupted in the Rocky Mountains during the Civil War when a private army hanged twenty-one troublemakers. Hailed as great heroes at the time, the Montana vigilantes are still revered as founding fathers." View more info

Hyphenated, or the Life of S. M. Swensen

By: Anderson, August

Price: $4,750.00

Publisher: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014464


Original cloth, 290 pages, frontis, portraits, minor edge wear and minor foxing. A rare Texas cattle item seldom appearing for sale. Herd 100, "S. M. Swensen was the founder of the famous SMS Ranch in Texas." View more info

From The Plains To The Pulpit

By: Anderson, J. W.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Goose Creek Texas, J. W. Anderson & Sons: 1907

Seller ID: 2655


315 pages, frontis, photos slight exterior wear, hinges starting. Anderson moved to Harris County Texas in 1861 at the age of 6. Ranching, cattle The Galveston Storm of 1900, preaching, etc. Herd 102, Rader 149 View more info

Tales Of Frontier Texas 1830 - 1860

By: Anderson, John Q.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Dallas Texas, Southern Methodist University Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4477


315 pages. The author presents 65 tales of adventure between 1830 and 1860, all taken from newspapers and magazines of the time. Bigfoot Wallace, Texas Rangers, etc. View more info

Texas Folk Medicine 1,333 Cures, Remedies, Preventives, & Health Practices

By: Anderson, John Q.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Austin Texas, The Encino Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13928


91 pages. View more info

Juana A Spanish Girl In Central Texas

By: Andrus, Pearl

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Waco, Texian Press: 1986

Seller ID: 13090


135 pages, illustrations, INSCRIBED by author, SIGNED by illustrator in the book and on the front jacket cover under his cover art. Story of a Spanish-Italian lady who survived an Indian massacre as a girl in North Central Texas in the 1840s. View more info

A Day With The Cow Column In 1843 Recollections Of My Boyhood

By: Applegate, Jesse

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Chicago, Caxton: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11435


207 pages, LIMITED EDITION, 1 of 300 copies, very slight (light) discoloration to top of cover (you have to look closely to see it), else in fine condition. Details an 1843 trip out on the Oregon Trail, and pioneer life in the Willamette Valley. The recollections of a man who was a boy in 1843. Mintz 11, Howes A294, "Embraces account of the great Oregon migration of 1843. Applegate established the southern route to Oregon." Graff 74, Herd 108. View more info

The Women's West

By: Armitage, Susan, Elizabeth Jameson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6370


323 pages, illustrations. Collection of 21 articles portraying a wide range of western women. Review copy with card laid in. View more info

My First Buffalo Hunt

By: Armstrong, T.R.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: T.R. Armstrong: 1918

Seller ID: 479


32 pages. Photos, The author gives his account of a buffalo hunt in 1874, written in a poem. 2 pages on William Cody "Buffalo Bill" Rader 180 View more info

Hot Irons Heraldry of the Range

By: Arnold, Oren, John P. Hale

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N.Y., The Macmillan Company: 1940

Seller ID: 11488


242 pages, illustrations, wear to jacket edges, INSCRIBED by author. History of brands, symbols, round-ups, ranching, cowboys, etc. Howes A332, Herd 173, Six-Guns 79, "This excellent book has a long chapter on cattle rustlers." View more info

Illustrated Lives and Adventures of the Desperadoes of the New World, Containing An Account of the Different Modes of Lynching, The Cane Hill Murders, The Victims, the Execution, the Justification, Etc. Etc. As Well as the Lives of the Pri

By: Arrington, Alfred W. (Charles Summerfield)

Price: $950.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, T. B. Peterson and Brothers: 1849

Seller ID: 12336


(1849) 117 pages, illustrations, front wrapper missing, edge wear. Rare! Six-Guns 82, "All of Judge Arrington's books are fictionalized accounts of life in Texas during the Shelby County War between the Regulators and the Moderators and were written in the flowery style of the period. Most of his writings were repetitions of the same thing." Howes A338, "Although somewhat fictionalized, all of Judge Arrington's books show well the transition in the southw... View more info

History of Idaho 2 volumes

By: Arrington, Leonard J.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Mosco ID, University of Idaho Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10979


Ex-lib, but no exterior markings. Vol. 1, 555 pages, illustrations. Vol. 2, 406 pages, illustrations, housed in a slipcase. Pioneers, settlers, mining, gold rush, and major events up to present time. View more info