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Ores to Metals: The Rocky Mountain Smelting Industry.

By James E. Fell Jr.

Lincoln, NE University of Nebraska Press, 1979. Hardcover First Edition (1979), unstated, but implied: no subsequent printings noted. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. First Edition (1979), unstated, but implied: no subsequent printings noted. Very Good in Good+ DJ: The Book shows indications of careful use: fairly severe spine lean; else just a hint of wear to the extremities; the binding remains secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, lightly used copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and a single significant flaw. The DJ shows moderate wear to extremities, with a short, closed tear to the top of the front hinge and another at the top of the front panel; considerable rubbing; the orange background field of the backstrip is heavily sunned, but the black titles thereon remain bold and clearly legible; unclipped. Functional and intact. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.75 x 5.8 x 1.25 inches). xi, 341 pages. Index. Maps. 14 pages of vintage black & white photographs and several drawings and designs. Language: English. Weight: 22.5 ounces. Hardback with DJ. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.

$34.30

For All Time: A Memoir.

By Helen Claypool .

Livingston, MT Clark City Press, 2003. Hardcover First Edition (2003), so stated. First Edition (2003), so stated. Very Near Fine in Very Near Fine DJ: The Book shows the very faintest bump to the upper rear corner tip; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a single, unobtrusive flaw. Bright and Clean. Corners sharp. Virtually 'As New'. The DJ shows a faint wrinkle at the upper corner of the rear panel; else flawless; unclipped. Very close to "As New". NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (10.3 x 7.45 x 0.85 inches). 181 pages. Frontispiece Portrait. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 9.5 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$5.88

Tracks on the Land.

By David C. De Boe & Kenneth B. Ragsdale.

College Station, TX Texas State Historical Assn, 1985. Paperback First Edition Thus (1985); unstated. First Edition Thus (1985); unstated. Very Good in Wraps: Book shows indications of light use, but there is a short, closed tear at outside edge front face has been fairly neatly tape-repaired; else only light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing light wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws, though the tear at the outside edge of the front panel is not very attractive. Overall, remains clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9 x 5.85 x 0.75 inches).xii, 285 pages. Liberally illustrated with vintage photographs. Language: English. Weight: 17 ounces. White titles and designs on a blue background field. Paperback.

$14.70

Colonial Arkansas, 1686-1804: A Social and Cultural History.
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Colonial Arkansas, 1686-1804: A Social and Cultural History.

By Morris S. Arnold.

Fayetteville, AR University of Arkansas Press, 1993. Paperback First Edition Thus (1993), so stated. First Printing, so stated and further indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First published in hardcover in 1991. First Edition Thus (1993), so stated. First Printing, so stated and further indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows a superficial scratch at the middle of the rear panel; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the covers. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a single flaw. Bright and Clean. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (10 x 7 x 0.65 inches). xv, 232 pages. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 3 ounces. First published in hardcover in 1991. University Press Paperback.

$19.60

Veteran, District 13: Homesteading in Goshen Hole.

By Hazel Denny.

Philadelphia, PA Dorrance & Company, 1976. Paperback First Edition Thus (1976); unstated. Fine in Wraps: flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of creases to the covers. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome like-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing no flaws. Bright and Clean. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.35 x 5.5 x 0.75 inches). vii, 251 pages + a 15-page Index. Language: English. Weight: 13.8 ounces. First Edition Thus (1976); unstated. May be a paperback reprint of the original hardcover edition; retains the same copyright date and ISBN as the hardcover edition. Paperback: Pictorial Wraps.

$49.00

Hands Up; or, Twenty Years of Detective Life in the Mountains and on the Plains.

By General D.J. Cook, Superintendent of the Rocky Mountain Detective Association.

Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press, 1958. Hardcover First Edition Thus (1958); First Printing stated. First Edition Thus (1958); First Printing, so stated. Very Near Fine in Very Good+ DJ: The Book shows only minute indications of use: three small, faint white stains to the front panel; the top edge is a little dusted; else without flaw, if no longer quite so bright as when new; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a single unobtrusive flaw. Bright and Clean. Close to 'As New'. The DJ shows very light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the panels; the price is unclipped; mylar-protected. No longer 'As New', but remains close to it. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.8 x 5.15 x 1.3 inches). xvi, 319 pages. Introduction by Everett L. DeGolyer, Jr. Illustrated with Nine Duotone Prints. Language: English. Weight: 17.4 ounces. The Western Frontier Library Series. Hardback with DJ.

$14.70

A Narrative of the Life of David Crockett of the State of Tennessee, Written by Himself.

By David ("Davy") Crockett.

Cincinnati, OH U.P. James, 1834. Hardcover Reprint Edition (undated). Very Good: shows very light wear to the extremities. The binding leans very slightly off square, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, showing a couple of minor, unobtrusive flaws. Bright and Clean. Still cose to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.5 x 4.5 x 0.7 inches). 211 pages. Foreward by Sarah M. Doughterty, Director of the David Crockett Tavern-Museum. Powder blue cloth over boards with gilt titles at the front panel. Reprint Edition (undated). FACSIMILE COPY OF THE ORIIGNAL EDITION. Reprint of the first edition, written in 1830, kept at least at ther time of publication in the David Crockett Tavern-Museum in Morristown, Tennessee and published in 1834 by U.P. James of Cincinnati. Language: English. Weight: 9.5 ounces. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'.

$19.60

A Frontier Lady: Recollections of the Gold Rush and Early California.
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A Frontier Lady: Recollections of the Gold Rush and Early California.

By Mari Sandoz .

Lincoln, NE University of Nebraska Press: Bison Books, 1977. Paperback First Edition Thus (1977); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition Thus (1977); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of rubbing to the panels; a couple of pages may perhaps have been handled with damp fingers, imparting the faintest waviness to the outside edge; two tiny insect dots at the top edge of the text block; former owner's colorful bookplate affixed to the inside of the front cover; else flawless. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages. Free of any creases to the covers. A handsome, nearly-new copy, showing a bit of very mild wear and several minor, unobtrusive flaws; not quite absolutely pristine, but remains very close to it. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8 x 5.35 x 0.4 inches). xiv, 144 pages. Forward by Katherine Royce. Edited by Ralph Henry Gabriel. Attractive Cover design by Jack Brodie of a a frontier woman, but we are not sure she is Ms. Royce. Language: English. Weight: 6.8 ounces. This title was first published in 1932 in hardcover by the Yale University Press. Trade Paperback.

$10.98

As a Town Grows: the Schools of Boulder, Colorado in the Pageant of the Years 1860-1959.

By F. O. Repplier .

Boulder, CO School District No. 3, Boulder County, 1959. Hardcover First Edition (1959), unstated. First Edition (1959), unstated. Near Fine in Very Good+ DJ: Book shows only minute indications of use; shows a rubber-stamped former owner's name [hidden by the DJ's flap] at the front paste-down end-paper; but the overall condition of the book is excellent; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. A handsome, nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing only a single minor flaw. Virtually 'As New'. The DJ shows light wear to extremities; a tiny tear at the top edge rear panel and another at the top of the front panel; very faint soiling and smudging to the front panel; the price ($3.50) is unclipped; mylar-protected. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. xii, 236 pp. b&w photographs, illus. Hardback with DJ. . A narrative history of the Boulder school system nicely integrated with historical events: the birth of the town, the founding of its schools, and their development over the years.The book abounds in interesting detail -- the early gold strikes in the days of the "Rush To The Rockies," the building of mountain roads to the gold camps, Indian troubles, the coming of the railroads, etc.

$9.41

The Centuries of Santa Fe.

By Paul Horgan.

New York, NY E.P. Dutton, 1956. Hardcover First Edition (1956), so stated. First Edition (1956), so stated. Very Good in Good+ DJ: The Book shows indications of careful use: slight spine lean; moderate wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the panels; the binding remains secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. No longer 'As New', but remains clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. The DJ shows fairly heavy wear to the extremities; considerable rubbingto the panels; faint soiling to the white background field of the rear panel; the price has been clipped; mylar-protected. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo.(8.5 x 5.75 x 1.45 inches). xiii, 363 pages. Endpaper Maps. Language: English. Weight: 20.5 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$5.64

West Linn (Oregon).

By Cornelia Becker Seigneur.

San Francisco, CA Arcadia Publishing, 2008. Paperback First Edition (2008), unstated, in accordance with Arcadia's customary practice. First Edition (2008), unstated, in accordance with Arcadia's customary practice. Very Near Fine in Wraps: near flawless; the binding the slightest lean, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, showing a single, very minor flaw. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.25 x 6.5 x 0.45 inches). 127 pages. Language: English. Weight: 14 ounces. Images of America Series. Trade Paperback.

$14.11

Portland's Multnomah Village (Oregon).
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Portland's Multnomah Village (Oregon).

By Nanci Hamilton .

San Francisco, CA Arcadia Publishing, 2007. Paperback First Edition (2007), unstated, in accordance with Arcadia's customary practice. First Edition (2007), unstated, in accordance with Arcadia's customary practice. Fine in Wraps: flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, like-new copy, showing no discernible flaws. 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.25 x 6.5 x 0.4 inches). 127 pages. Language: English. Weight: 11.3 ounces. Images of America Series. Trade Paperback.

$14.70

Sage Brush and Axel Grease.

By Mike Hanley and Omer Stanford.

Jordan Valley, OR Mike Hanley, 1976. Paperback INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHORS, Omer Stanford at the title page and Mike Hanley IV at the dedication page with a small drawing. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to wrapper covers; faint soiling to the white background field of the rear panel; former owner's gift inscription at the Table of Contents page; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Remains a handsome copy, showing only mild wear; close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (11 x 8.5 x 0.2 inches). ix, 73 pages. Profusely illustrated with vintage duotone photographs. Maps and Drawings by Mike Hanley. Language: English. Weight: 11.8 ounces. Paperback: Pictorial Wraps. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHORS.

$23.91

The Complete Guidebook and Atlas to Route 66: Chicago to Santa Monica (Two-Book Set).

By Bob Moore and Rich Cunningham.

Port Richey, FL Route 66 Magazine, 2003. Paperback Fine (still in publisher's shrinkwrap) in Wraps: the bindings are square and secure; the texts (we have to assume) are clean. We have to assume also that the books are free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A perfect copy: 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (10.9 x 8.3 x 0.7 inches). 310 pages. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 12.7 ounces. Trade Paperback. Route 66 Magazine Publishing introduces a two-volume set destined to become the authority for Roadies of the world seeking the classic adventure of traveling the fabled Mother Road. The first volume is The Complete Guidebook to Route 66. A uniquely designed book that covers the Mother Road in both directions, east-to-west and west-to-east, finally providing accurate information for Roadies starting that "Route 66 Trip" from either Chicago or Los Angeles. Mile-by-mile directions provide the most detailed information available on the sights, locations and people of the Route 66 of today. Authors Bob Moore and Rich Cunningham have more than twenty years of experience in chronicling Route 66 and this volume is the culmination of over two years of research and road trips to accurately describe the adventure of finding virtually every alignment of the Old Highway. The second volume is The Complete Atlas of Route 66. With over 270 full-color, high-resolution color topo maps and hundreds of GPS (Global Positioning System) waypoints keyed to the narrative in The Complete Guidebook to Route 66 provides the traveling Roadie with the most accurate mapping ever produced of the Route 66 of today. Included are Adventure Tours - some requiring four-wheel drive vehicles for the true aficionados desiring to find and explore the long abandoned sections of the most famous highway in the world. A two-volume set, soft cover.

$88.20

Culture on the Moving Frontier.

By Louis Booker Wright.

New York, NY Harper & Row: Torchbooks, 1961. Paperback First Edition Thus [1961], so stated. The first hardcover edition was published in 1955. First Edition Thus [1961], so stated. Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: light wear to extremities; mild rubbing to wrapper covers; the upper corner tip of the front endpaper is torn off; the binding leans ever so slightly off square, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Remains a handsome copy, showing mild wear. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8 x 5.35 x 0.55 inches). 275 pages. Language: English. Weight: 10.2 ounces. The first hardcover edition was published in 1955. Trade Paperback.

$7.06

A Fair and Happy Land: A Chronicle of Frontier America.

By William A. Owens.

New York, NY Charles Scribner's Sons, 1975. Hardcover First Edition [1975]; First Printing indicated by a complete number line. First Edition [1975]; First Printing indicated by a complete number line. Good+ in Very Good- DJ: The book shows light wear to the outside edges of the panels; some "crumpling" to the head of the backstrip, probably related to the dampstains at the top of the rear gutter, which is small, but which has imparted a faint "crinkliness" the text pages at the top of the pages, near the hinge; barely discernible foxing to the top edge; a couple of small stains at the upper fore-edge; the binding is slightly cocked off square. but remains secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. The DJ shows light wear to the extremities; moderate rubbing; dampstaining at the backstrip; the price is intact; mylar-protected. This book has some notable problems, but remains clean, sturdy, presentable. 8vo. (9.25 x 6.5 x 1.25 inches). xiv, 317 pages. Maps in the Text as well as Endpaper maps. Genealogy. Notes. Index. Weight: 1 pound, 8.5 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$9.41

Barefoot Renegade.

By Ralph Salesky.

Fairfield, WA Ye Galleon Press, 1992. Hardcover First Edition [1992], unstated. Very Good+ to Near Fine: shows only the most minute indications of use: some extremely faint water stains at fore-edge, though these have not penetrated the text block or affected it in any way; a short, very faint, stray [clearly unintentional] red pen mark at top edge; barely discernible scuffing to covers. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.25 x 6.3 x 1.25 inches). 298 pages. Maroon leatherette over boards with gilt titles and designs at the front panel and gilt titles at the backstrip. Weight: 1 pound, 12.4 ounces. First Edition [1992], unstated. Hardback: Leatherette.

$7.64

The Last Cowboy: Twilight Era of the Horseback Cowhand, 1900-1940.

By Jo Rainbolt .

Helena, MT American and World Geographic Publishing, 1992. Paperback First Edition [1992], unstated, in accordance with A&WG's customary practice. First Edition [1992], unstated, in accordance with A&WG's customary practice. Fine in Wraps: flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9 x 6 x 0.55 inches). 176 pages. Foreward by Richard B. Reuter. Profusely illustrated with vintage photographs in black & white. Weight: 10.5 ounces. Academic Press Paperback.

$8.23

Forgotten People: A History of the South Platte Trail.
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Forgotten People: A History of the South Platte Trail.

By Nell Brown Propst.

Boulder, CO Pruett Publishing Company, 1979. Hardcover First Edition [1979]; Third Printing. Fine in Near Fine DJ: Both book and DJ show only minute indications of use. The Book is flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. The DJ shows a half-inch partially closed tear at the top edge of the front panel; else flawless; unclipped; mylar-protected. Overall, very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (11.25 x 8.95 x 1 inches). v, 244 pages. Liberally illustrated with vintage photographs in black & white. Foreward by James Terrell King. Endpaper Maps. Weight: 2 pounds, 6.1 ounces. First Edition [1979]; Third Printing. Hardback with DJ.

$49.00

Pioneer History of Eaton County, Michigan 1833-1866.

By Daniel Strange, (Compiler).

Eaton County Pioneer and Historical Society, 1923. Hardcover First Edition [1923], unstated. INSCRIBED "A.B. Quantrell, compliments of the AUTHOR 1923", but left unsigned. Good+: shows light wear to the extremities, mild rubbing and faint, but pervasive soiling to the panels; a quarter-inch tear in the fabric at the top of the front hinge; a couple of faint dings at the rear panel, near the hinge; the blue background field of the backstrip is very lightly sunned, but the gilt titles thereon remain clearly legible; sparse foxing to the endpapers and outside edges; newpaper clippings affixed to the rear pastedown endpaper. The binding shows very slight lean, but remains secure; the text is clean. Besides the author's inscription, the book is free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. Remains clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.8 x 5.9 x 0.75 inches). xi, 192 pages. Weight: 14.8 ounces. First Edition [1923], unstated. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'. INSCRIBED "A.B. Quantrell, compliments of the AUTHOR 1923", but left unsigned.

$49.00

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