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Tales of the Telegraph The Story of a Telegrapher's Life and Adventures in Railroad Commercial and Military Work by Jasper Ewing Brady 1st Lieutenant 19th United States Infantry Late Captain Signal Corps U. S. Volunteers

By: Brady, Jasper Ewing

Price: $165.00

Publisher: N.Y., Hurst & Co.: 0

Seller ID: 3954


N.D. looks like around 1900, 272 pages + ads, frontis, illustrations. Death of Jim Cartwright, train robbery, train wreck, Custer mention. Six-Guns 257 View more info

The Cowboy and His Interpreters Illustrations by Will James, Joe de Young, Charles Russell

By: Branch, Douglas

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N.Y., D. Appleton and Company: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8074


278 pages, frontis, illustrations. Howes B721, Rader 464, Herd 306, Six-Guns 259, Reese Six-Score 12, "Branch was an Easterner and not a rancher, but his work is considered an accurate and useful study. The best section of the book is a literary criticism of western writers dealing with the range in fiction." View more info

Trails of Yesterday

By: Bratt, John

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Lincoln, University Publishing Company: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014310


302 pages, frontis, illustrations, top edge gilt, decorative cover, small owner stamp "Joyce and Gene Gressley, extremely nice copy! Howes 725, "A cow-puncher's experiences in the Platte valley." Herd 310, Six-Score 13, "The author was one of the first ranchers in Nebraska. An Englishman, Bratt came to America in 1864 at the age of 17. In the late 1860's he worked as a bullwhacker supplying Ft. Kearney and other army posts. He started his cattle business ... View more info

To Form A More Perfect Union The Lives of Charles Francis and Mary Clarke From Their Letters 1847-1871

By: Brayer, Herbert Oliver

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, University of New Mexico Press: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3182


233 pages, frontis, illustrations, slight discoloration on jacket spine, 1 of 350 numbered copies.Clarke immigrated to the U.S. from England in 1847. He settled in the West, served in the Army, and led a quiet life. He wrote long detailed letters to his mother in England describing the events in his life. View more info

Harney County Oregon and it's Range Land

By: Brimlow, George Francis

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, Binfords & Mort: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4339


316 pages, illustrations, slight jacket edge wear. Under sponsorship of the Harney County Historical Society, Burns Oregon, INSCRIBED by the Historical Society. Fur Trade, Gold Rush, ranching, Indian Wars, etc. Herd 320 View more info

Trail Dust of a Maverick Verses of Cowboy Life, the Cattle Range and Desert

By: Brininstool, E. A.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: N.Y., Dodd, Mead and Company: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11490


249 pages, frontis, small owner stamp, original cloth with picture inset. Rader 480. View more info

The Beef Bonanza; or, How to Get Rich on the Plains

By: Brisbin James S. Gen.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma: 1959

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 315


208 pg. illus. ink name, Vol 13 Western Frontier Library Brisbin wrote of cattle growing, horse raising, and dairying in the West. His descriptions of the land, the natural phenomena, the weather conditions, and other f actors which would affect stock were those of a salesman." Herd 322 View more info

Trail Driving Days, The Golden Days of The Old Trail Driving Cattlemen

By: Brown Dee & Martin Schmitt

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N.Y., Scribners: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3071


264 pgs ill, photos. Begins with the development of the longhorns from Spanish cattle and ends with the great blizzard of 1886. Herd 340, Six Guns 293, BkLvrsS.W.pg 185 View more info

Trail Driving Days, The Golden Days of The Old Trail Driving Cattlemen

By: Brown Dee & Martin Schmitt

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Scribners: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3846


264 pgs illustrations, minor chipping to jacket, photos. Begins with the development of the longhorns from Spanish cattle and ends with the great blizzard of 1886. Herd 340, Six Guns 293 View more info

Trail Driving Days, The Golden Days of The Old Trail Driving Cattlemen

By: Brown Dee & Martin Schmitt

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Scribners: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11386


264 pgs ill, photos. Begins with the development of the longhorns from Spanish cattle and ends with the great blizzard of 1886. Herd 340, Six Guns 293, BkLvrsS.W.pg 185 View more info

Wondrous Times on the Frontier

By: Brown, Dee

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Little Rock ARK, August House Pub.: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 401


324 pgs, Brown "paints memorable portraits of personalities who defined the western frontier. In order to capture the reality of the frontier, Brown incorporated diverse sources- frontier news-papers, journals, diaries etc to relay the joys, wonders and hardships on the frontier." View more info

Reminiscences of Senator William M. Stewart of Nevada

By: Brown, George, Stewart, William M.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: N.Y., The Neale Publishing Co.: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14141


358 pages, frontis, top edge gilt, owner stamp on end-paper, very slight edge wear. Howes S994, Six-Guns 295, "Tells about the killing of Van Sickle by Sam Brown and about the stage holdups, and the author claims to have witnesses the O.K. Corral battle from a distance." View more info

Calabazas Or Amusing Recollections Of An Arizona City

By: Brown, James Cabell

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Tucson, Arizona Silhouettes: 1961

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2271


251 pages, illustrations, LIMITED EDITION, 1 of 1500 copies. Six-Guns 296 "Calabaza was a rugged camp in the Santa Cruz Valley of Arizona. It was a refuge of tough hombres from all parts of the West. Agter the town was broken up by riots, what was left, moved to Nogales." Reprint of the 1892 edition (Howes 845) View more info

Yesteryears Of Texas

By: Brown, John Earl

Price: $125.00

Publisher: San Antonio Texas, The Naylor Company: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7319


157 pages, illustrations, slight chipping to jacket edges, scarce in dust jacket. Ranch life in early Texas. Herd 344 View more info

Wildest Of The Wild West True Tales Of A Frontier Town On The Santa Fe Trail

By: Bryan, Howard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, Clear Light Pub.: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7273


269 pages. map, frontis, illus. SIGNED by the author. "A compilation of violent, dramatic, and melodramatic events that shook Las Vegas, New Mexico over a 60 year period from 1835 to 1915". View more info