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A Day With Dan Casement

By: Haley, J. Evetts

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Kansas City MO., 1949


1st separate printing, Original wraps, cover title, 7 pages, limited to 100 copies. First printed in the American Hereford Journal 1949. Herd 961. 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


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

A Decent Orderly Lynching The Montana Vigilantes

By: Allen, Frederick

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press, 2004

Edition: First Edition


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

A Decent Orderly Lynching The Montana Vigilantes

By: Allen, Frederick

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press, 2004

Edition: First Edition


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 Frontier Doctor

By: Hoyt, Henry F.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Boise Idaho, Houghton Mifflin, 1929

Edition: First Edition


260 pages, frontis, illustrations. This copy has several annotations on the lower margins, not affecting the text. These notes were made by one of the contributers to the author, (providing photos, and information.) the notes provide further first hand information on the subjects. Hoyt was on the Black Hills Expedition / survey, with Custer in 1873. Six-Guns 1055 "A well written and interesting book with some material on Billy the Kid and life in old Tascosa." H... View more info

A Frontier Doctor

By: Hoyt, Henry F.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boise Idaho, Houghton Mifflin, 1929

Edition: First Edition


260 pages, frontis, illustrations, slight edge wear. Hoyt was on the Black Hills Expedition / survey, with Custer in 1873. Six-Guns 1055 "A well written and interesting book with some material on Billy the Kid and life in old Tascosa." Herd 1084, Howes H747, Rader963 "Frontier and pioneer life of Texas and new Mexico." View more info

A Frontier Doctor

By: Hoyt, Henry F.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Boise Idaho, Houghton Mifflin, 1929

Edition: First Edition


260 pages, frontis, illustrations, minor chipping to jacket edges, Rare in jacket. Hoyt was on the Black Hills Expedition / survey, with Custer in 1873. Six-Guns 1055 "A well written and interesting book with some material on Billy the Kid and life in old Tascosa." Herd 1084, Howes H747, Rader 963 "Frontier and pioneer life of Texas and New Mexico." View more info

A History of Coryell County Texas

By: Scott, Zelma

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Austin Texas, Texas State Historical Association, 1965

Edition: First Edition


278 pages, frontis, illustrations, map end-papers. History of the Gatesville area, Fort Gates, Fort Hood, settlers, through modern times. View more info

A History of the J A Ranch A Thesis Presented to the Faculty of the Graduate School of the University of Texas in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Masters of Arts, June 1927

By: Burton, Harley True

Price: $950.00

Publisher: Austin, Von Boeckmann-Jones Co., 1928

Edition: First Edition


147 pages, frontis of Charles Goodnight, illustrations, original cloth with moderate spotting to cover, title page a bit foxed, bookplate. Reese Six-Score 18, "One of the first ranch histories, and one of the rarest and most important. It is not known how many copies of this book were printed, but it was certainly no more than several hundred. The JA Ranch was Col. Charles Goodnight's old ranch, and this book, issued a bit more than a year before he died was dedicate... View more info

A History Of The Mississippi Valley From Its Discovery To The End Of Foreign Domination. The Narrative of the Founding of an Empire, Shorn of Current Myth, and Enlivened by the Thrilling Adventures of Discoverers, Pioneers,...

By: Spears, John R, A. H. Clark

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N.Y, A. S. Clark, 1903

Edition: First Edition


Title continued...Frontiersmen, Indian Fighters, and Home Makers. 416 pages, frontis, illustrations, maps, top edge gilt, minor rubbing to edges. La Salle, New Orleans, the French and Spanish in the valley, Pontiac's War, Lord Dunmore's War, George Rogers Clark, King's Mountain, Revolution, Daniel Boone etc. Rader 2960 View more info

A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains

By: Bird, Isabella L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma, 1960

Edition: First Edition


252 pg. illus, Volume # 14 of the Western Frontier Library Series small rust spot on bottom of pages ix-xvii on bottom margin of pages not effecting print. dj has chips around edges worn, ink name, Birds extended tour of the Rock y Mountain area of Colorado in 1873. Mountain life from a woman's eye-view. View more info

A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains

By: Bird, Isabella L.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma, 1969


Volume # 14 of the Western Frontier Library Series, 254pgs Birds extended tour of the Rocky Mountain area of Colorado in 1873. Mountain life from a woman's eye-view. View more info

A Place Called Dallas Pioneering Years Of A Continuing Metropolis

By: Greene, A. C.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Dallas, Dallas County Heritage Society, 1975

Edition: First Edition


65 pages, illustrations. View more info

A Ranching Saga The Lives Of William Electious Halsell And Ewing Halsell 2 Volumes

By: Holden, William Curry

Price: $145.00

Publisher: San Antonio Texas, Trinity University Press, 1976

Edition: First Edition


2 volumes, in slipcase, 568 total pages, pictorial end-papers, illustrations, SIGNED by Holden and Jose Cisneros in volume 1, spines sunned as usual. Three D Ranch, Bird Creek Ranch, Big Creek Ranch, Cimarron Ranch, land sales, cattle rustling, outlaws, cattle drives, etc. View more info

A Ranchman's Recollections An Autobiography in Which Unfamiliar Facts Bearing Upon the Origin of the Cattle Industry in the Southwest and of the American Packing Business are Stated, and Characteristic Incidents Recorded

By: Hastings Frank S.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Breeders Gazette, 1921

Edition: First Edition


235 pages, frontis, illustrations, very slight wear with the original glassine wrapper which is chipped on the edges. Illustrated by Frank Tenney Johnson. Rader 1819, Six-Score 56, "The author was for many years the manager of the S-M-S ranch, and there is much on that outfit. A portion of the book, however, is devoted to the packing industry and its history, illustrating the often close connection between the large outfits and the packing concerns." Jenkins, &#3... View more info