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Being Elsewhere
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Being Elsewhere

By John P. Sisk

Copy in Good+ condition with tight binding and unmarked text. Some edge wear to covers, primarily at corners. A solid copy with clean pages. Third collection of essays by the doyen of American essayists. Softcover, 168 pp. [a]

$4.00

Slash Ranch Hounds
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Slash Ranch Hounds

By G. W. Dub Evans

First Edition of this Western hunting classic, published by UNM Press in 1951. Copy has fairly tight binding and unmarked text. Some edge wear and rubs to covers and spine, light marks to edges, slight spine slant, bit of toning to pages. No dust jacket. This is about a time gone by, ranching and hunting in Texas and New Mexico in the first half of the 20th Century. Deserves a spot on your shelf if you have an abiding interest in the Southwest. Hardcover in tan cloth (NOT ex-library), 244 pp, illustrated with B&W photos, 8vo. [z]

$19.00

Stories and Legends of the Palm Springs Indians
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Stories and Legends of the Palm Springs Indians

By Francisco Patencio, Margaret Boynton

First hardcover edition from 1943, published by Times-Mirror. Bound in brown cloth with decorative gilt lettering on front and spine. Copy has tight binding and unmarked text. Shows some light edge wear and rubbing to covers, primarily at corners and tips of spine (see images). Toning to pages and textblock edges, nice bookplate on front pastedown, slight bow to boards. This is a fairly nice copy, suitable for the collector if you do not require a fine copy. Octavo, 132 pages. No dust jacket, if issued. [z]

$40.00

A Many Colored Toga: The Diary of Henry Fountain Ashurst
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A Many Colored Toga: The Diary of Henry Fountain Ashurst

By Henry Fountain Ashurst

Good hardcover in Good dust jacket. Copy has tight binding, fairly bright covers and unmarked text (no highlighting, underlining or writing observed). Ex-library copy with usual library stamps and stickers to spine, textblock edges, front free endpaper, and front matter. Obvious dust marks to top textblock edge, light edge wear to boards, edge wear and rubbing to DJ. A solid, clean copy. Hardcover in tan cloth, 416 pp. [a]

$9.00

A Yankee image: The Life and Times of Roger Lowell Putnam
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A Yankee image: The Life and Times of Roger Lowell Putnam

By William Lowell Putnam

Near Fine hardcover in Good+ dust jacket. Book has tight binding and clean, unmarked text. DJ is intact, with some light stains to back, small chip to bottom edge of back. Includes oversize genealogical chart of "The New World Ancestry of Percival Lowell and Certain Key Relatives," in laid-in pocket. Percival Lowell was the founder of Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, AZ, where Pluto was discovered, and this biography provides a fascinating account of some members of his extended family, focusing on Roger Lowell Putnam. Published by Lowell Observatory. 158 pp. A First Edition of 1,000 copies. [a]

$3.00