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California: An Illustrated History

by Watkins, T. H.

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Old Algonquin Books
Published
1973
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Near Fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780910118286
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$17.50

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Palo Alto: American West Publishing, 1973. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. The Great West Series. 544 pages, 8-1/2 x 11". History with numerous color and b/w illustrations. Dust jacket has both pre-publication and later prices intact on the front flap. Slight wear on bottom board edges, in dust jacket with… Read more
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All About Colorado for Home-Seekers, Tourists, Investors, Health-Seekers

by Tonge, Thomas

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Published
1913
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Very Good
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$15.00

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Denver: Thomas Tonge, 1913. Hardcover. Very Good. 112 pages, map, photos, index. Beige pictorial boards with green cloth spine. Boards are darkened around edges. Neat white binders tape 1/2" wide at gutter of front and rear pastedowns--not sure if this is part of original binding.
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Massacres of the Mountains: A History of the Indian Wars of the Far West 1815-1875

by Dunn, J. P. Jr.

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Published
1958
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Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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$8.00

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NY: Archer House, 1958. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Small erasure/abrasion on rear endpaper pastedown. Bright red dust jacket has some rubs and edgewear. Reprint of an 1886 work covering 60 years of merciless bloody conflict, "every major engagement ever fought in the West between white men and Indians." Bibliography (list of authorities) and index, with reproductions… Read more
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Ghost Towns of the Colorado Rockies

by Brown, Robert L.

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Published
1969
Condition
Fine
Edition
Second printing
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$7.50

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Caldwell: Caxton, 1969. Second printing. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. 401 pp, map endpapers, numerous b&w photos. Price clipped dust jacket has light wear at corners.
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Colorado: A History in Photographs

by Ellis, Richard N. And Duane A. Smith

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Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780870812194
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$10.00

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Niwot: University Press of Colorado, 1991. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Narrative and 250 b/w photographs of the people and places. 266 pp, index. First printing.
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The Spirit of Geronimo Returns

by Brinkerhoff, Zula C.

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Published
1973
Condition
VG+
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$6.00

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None: Brinkerhoff, 1973. Hardcover. VG+/Very Good. Very good+ in white pictorial boards with matching jacket. A self-published book on the struggles of the American Indian. Photos.
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The Rockies

by Lavender, David

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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NY: Harper & Row, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Dust jacket has 1" tear, light wear at corners. History of the Rocky Mountain region, the explorers, the 1859 gold rush, and growth of towns. Index, bibliography, maps. Book is near fine, clean and unmarked. Original price intact on dust jacket.
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Henry M. Porter: Rocky Mountain Empire Builder

by Foster, Mark S.

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Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780870812323
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Niwot: Univ. Press of Colorado, 1991. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near fine. Biography of civic leader who helped shape Colorado's economy. 184 pp., index, photos. Tan dust jacket very slightly faded at spine.
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Desert Between the Mountains

by Durham, Michael S.

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Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780805041613
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NY: Henry Holt, 1997. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Mormons, Miners, Padres, Mountain Men, and the Opening of the Great Basin, 1772-1869". 336 pages, index, bibliography.
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Donna Madixxa Goes West: The Biography of a Witch

by Parkhill, Forbes

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Published
1968
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Very Good
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Boulder: Pruett, 1968. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Biography of the young, beautiful woman who became the third wife of aging Colorado millionaire merchant, William Daniels. 141 pages. Pencilled note on last page. Small corner bump on front board. Price clipped dust jacket has 1/2" tear and is slightly dusty.
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Seeds of Discord: New Mexico in the Aftermath of the American Conquest, 1846-1861

by Sunseri, Alvin R.

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Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780882291413
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Chicago: Nelson-Hall, 1979. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. History & socio-economic study of New Mexico. 195 pp. Index, bibliography. Black leatherette binding. No price on dust jacket but not clipped. Dust jacket has two 1/4" tears at edges.
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My Life East and West

by Hart, William S.

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Published
1994
Condition
Fine
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Reprint
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Chicago: Lakeside Press/ Donnelley, 1994. Reprint. Hardcover. Fine. Lakeside Classics; edited by Martin Ridge. 417 pp, photos, index, list of Lakeside Classics published. Brown cloth with gold lettering & gilt top edges. Without dust jacket as issued. Autobiography of western silent film star.
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Helen Hunt Jackson and Her Indian Reform Legacy

by Mathes, Valerie Sherer

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Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780292730564
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Austin: U of Texas, 1990. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 234 pp with index & 6 pp photos. Story of Jackson's attempts to promote rights of Native Americans until her death in 1885. Light rubbing & wear at edges of dust jacket.
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