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Ghosts of Boulder County A Guide to the Ghost Towns and Mining Camps of Boulder County, Colorado

By Aldrich, John K.

Lakewood, CO: Centennial Graphics. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1986. Stapled wraps. Maroon illustrated wraps on this tightly bound paperback. No marks other than author's note and signature to inside front cover. 16 x 20 Map included. No visible wear. Digital photos available. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 40 pages; Signed by Author .

$30.00

Ghosts of Teller County A Guide to the Ghost Towns and Mining Camps of Teller County, Colorado

By Aldrich, John K.

Lakewood, CO: Centennial Graphics. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1986. First Printing. Stapled wraps. Red illustrated wraps on this tightly bound paperback. No marks other than author's inscription and signature to inside front cover. Includes 16 x 20 map. Very light wear to lower edge of front cover. Digital photos available. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 40 pages; Signed by Author .

$30.00

The First 49: Personalities in the Honor Gallery of the AHA'S Hereford  Heritage Hall
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The First 49: Personalities in the Honor Gallery of the AHA'S Hereford Heritage Hall

By Ornduff, Donald R.

Kansas City: The Lowell Press, Inc.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1981. 1st Centennial Edition. Hardcover. 0913504734 . Red cloth hardback is tightly bound with no marks. Contains more than 150 black and white illustrations. End papers are dark yellow matching the color of the DJ. Top edge has light foxing. Binding has gilt to spine and front cover with no visible wear. Unclipped DJ, now in Brodart, is lightly faded at spine with a faded spot near front flap. Digital photos available. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 281 pages .

$35.00

Thirty-One Years on the Plains and in the Mountains Or, the Last Voice from the Plains

By Drannan, William F.

Chicago: Rhodes & McClure Publishing Company. Poor with no dust jacket. Hardcover. Green cloth hardback has ornate decoration in white to front cover and spine. Contains "an authentic record of a life time of hunting, trapping, scouting and Indian fighting in the far west", numerous black and white illustrations and ten pages ads to back. End papers an overall design with no marks. Substantial overall age-tanning. Binding is weak with fabric showing at both gutters but holding. Wear at spine ends and corners with upper corner of back missing. Reading copy only. Digital photos available. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 586 pages .

$30.00

Adventures of Indian-Fighters, Hunters and Fur-Traders

By Grinnell, George Bird

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Good+ with no dust jacket. 1915. Hardcover. Tan cloth hardback has illustrated front cover of Native American on Pinto pony. Contains several black and white illustrations, Index and four pages ads to back. Overall age-tanning with FO name in pencil to both front and back free end papers. Occasional foxing throughout. Binding is weak with fabric showing both front and back but holding. Wear at spine edges with light fading. Corners somewhat rounded with boards showing at very tips. Digital photos available. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 374 pages .

$50.00

The Oregon Trail: Sketches of Prairie and Rocky-Mountain Life

By Parkman, Francis

Boston: Little, Brown, and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1906. Hardcover. Beige cloth hardback is tightly bound with no marks. Contains frontis of "The War Whoop" by Remington. Back paste down has scuff at top, perhaps done in manufacture, and there is light overall tanning. Binding shows minor wear at spine with corners somewhat curved. Very slightly cocked. Maroon to spine and front cover. Very light soil to covers. Digital photos available. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 381 pages .

$20.00

The History of Gold

By Hammett, A. B. J.

Kerrville, TX: Braswell Printing Co.. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Maroon cloth hardback is tightly bound with gilt to spine. Contains black and white illustrations and a brief history of ancient gold as well as information of mining, minting and statistics about gold in the United States. Author inscription and signature to Title Page. FO plate to FFEP but no other marks. Binding shows no wear. Unclipped DJ, now in Brodart, has in inch tear at front spine as well as light wear to edges. Digital photos available. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 107 pages; Signed by Author .

$50.00

Brand Book of the Denver Westerners

By Campa, Arthur L. , editor

Boulder, CO: Johnson Publishing Co.. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1966. Hardcover. Green cloth hardback is tightly bound with no marks. Contains black and white Illustrations by Raul Rossell and Index. Edition of 735 copies and this is numbered 784? Binding has illustrated front cover and spine in orange which matches the DJ and has no wear. Unclipped DJ, now in Brodart, is slightly sunned at spine with a tiny bit of wear to upper edge. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 411 pages .

$25.00

Treasure Tales of the Rockies

By Eberhart, Perry

Denver: Sage Books. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1961. Hardcover. Beige cloth hardback is tightly bound with no marks. Contains numerous black and white illustrations and tales of lost mines and buried treasures, Bibliography and Index. End papers are maps with back in upside down. Binding shows no wear and appears unread. Digital photos available. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 294 pages .

$25.00

Sunset Slope

By Rockwell, Wilson

Denver: Big Mountain Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1956. Hardcover. Blue cloth hardback is tightly bound with no marks. Contains numerous black and white illustrations and a series of essays of historic people and events of Colorado's Western Slope with footnotes at the end of each section. End papers are maps. Binding has gilt to front cover and spine with no wear. Unclipped DJ, now in Brodart, has rips at front fold and roughness around lower spine. Digital photos available. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 290 pages .

$40.00

Arrow of Love

By Manfred, Frederick

Denver: Alan Swallow. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1961. Hardcover. Red with white overall design cover on this hardback is tightly bound with no marks. Contains three novelettes "Arrow of Love", "Lew and Luanne" and "Country Love". Binding has beige headband to spine with no sign of wear. Unclipped DJ, now in Brodart, has light discoloration at spine and upper edge but no wear. Digital photos available. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 220 pages .

$80.00

The Prairie Scout, Volume Five

By Kansas Corral Of The Westerners

Abilene, KS: Kansas Corral of the Westerners. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1985. Limited Edition. Softcover. 0877260311 . Beige wraps on this tightly bound trade paperback with no marks. This edition limited to 250 unnumbered copies. Contains several black and white illustrations and continues the series of essays of old Kansas by various contributors. Binding shows no wear and book appears unread. Digital photos available. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 159 pages .

$40.00

On the Border with Crook

By Bourke, John Gregory

Chicago: Rio Grande Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1969. Hardcover. Blue cloth hardback is tightly bound with no marks. A facsimile reprint of the 1891 book, it contains a few black and white illustrations including the frontis of General Crook. Printed on a light beige stock. Binding has gilt to front cover and spine with very light wear at base of spine. Digital photos available. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 491 pages .

$45.00

Behind the Prison Bars A Reminder of Our Duties Toward Those Who Have Been so Unfortunate As to be Cast Into Prison

By Byrum, E. E.

Moundsville, W. Va.: Gospel Trumpet Publishing Co.. Good with no dust jacket. 1901. First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth hardback with black illustrated front cover. Contains eight black and white illustrations including one of two of the Younger Brothers. FFEP detached but present with FO name in pencil but no other marks. Overall extensive age tanning leaving the pages fragile and a few of the pages have soil from use. Binding is loose but holding with front end papers split at gutter. Light overall fading of ink to cover especially front illustration. Light wear at spine, corners rounded with break in cloth on front edge. Digital photos available. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 150 pages .

$150.00

Barriers An Encyclopedia of United States Barbed Fence Patents

By Campbell, Robert O. , Vernon L. Allison

Denver, CO: Western Profiles Publishing Company. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 1986. Hardcover. 0937231002 . Red cloth hardback is tightly bound with no marks except author Robert O. Campbell's signature to Title Page. Contains hundreds of black and white illustrations, an exceptional collection of information, both patent and general, References and Index. Unclipped DJ, now in Brodart, has a few nicks and tears to bottom edge. Digital photos available. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 460 pages; Signed by Author .

$50.00

Maw's Vacation The Story of a Human Being in the Yellowstone

By Hough, Emerson

Saint Paul, MN: J. E. Haynes. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1921. Softcover. Tan wraps with illustrated cover in black. Binding is strong and there are no marks. Black and white illustrations with some age-tanning. Binding has minor wear and soil. Digital photos available. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 61 pages .

$30.00