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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

Twilight of Empire.
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Twilight of Empire.

By Allan W. Eckert .

New York, NY Bantam Books, 1989. Paperback First Edition Thus (1989), Second Printing. Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of wear to extremitiesof the front panel; the text pages have tanned slightly, due to aging; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the panels. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing only the very mildest wear to the outside edges and no other flaws. Bright and clean. Corners sharp. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (6.9 x 4.25 x 1.35 inches). xiii, 734 pages. Five Maps. Language: English. Weight: 12.6 ounces. Narratives of America Series, Book VI. Mass Market Paperback.

$19.60

The Conquest of Don Pedro.
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The Conquest of Don Pedro.

By Harvey Fergusson.

Albuquerque, NM University of New Mexico Press: Zia Books, 1974. Paperback Reprint Edition (1974). First published in 1954 by William Morrow. Very Good+ to Near Fine in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; the faintest sunning to the yellow background field of the backstrip (the black titles thereon remain bold and clearly legible); former owner's not-unattractive bookplate at the front endpaper; the binding is barely discernible lean, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases to the covers. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. A handsome very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a couple of minor, unobtrusive flaws. Bright and clean. Corners sharp. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.95 x 5.35 x 0.65 inches). xi, 250 pages. Introduction by John R. Milton. Language: English. Weight: 10 ounces. Reprint Edition (1974); First Printing thus, unstated. First published in 1954 by William Morrow. University Press Paperback.

$7.64

The Mind of the South.

By W.J. Cash.

New York, NY Random House: Vintage, 1969. Paperback Very Good+ to Near Fine in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: a very mild bump to the upper rear corner and the last few pages of text; the text pages have tanned slightly, due to aging; mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; the binding leans ever so slgihtly off square, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws. Bright and clean. Remains close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo (7.3 x 4.3 x 1.1 inches). xi, 440 pages + a twelve page Index. Language: English. Weight: 10 ounces. White titles with red, green, blue and yellow designs on a white background field. V-98. Mass Market Paperback.

$9.41

Democracy in America.

By Alexis de Tocqueville.

New York, NY Washington Square Paperback, 1964. Paperback First Edition Thus [1964], Third Printing (1968). First published in French in 1835-1840. The Reeve translation was first published in 1863. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: shows mild rubbing; the pages have tanned just a bit, due to aging; the white background field shows faint, but pervasive soiling, due rubbing. The binding remains square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases to the covers. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws. No longer 'As New', but remains clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7 x 4.2 x 0.65 inches). xvi, 331 pages. Abridged, Edited and with an Introduction by Andrew Hacker. Translated by Henry Reeve. Revised by Francis Bowen. All Edges Tinted Yellow. Language: English. Weight: 6 ounces. W96453. First Edition Thus [1964], Third Printing (1968). First published in French in 1835-1840. The Reeve translation was first published in 1863. Mass Market Paperback.

$9.41

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

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

Hostiles and Friendlies: Selected Short Writings of Mari Sandoz.
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Hostiles and Friendlies: Selected Short Writings of Mari Sandoz.

By Mari Sandoz .

Lincoln, NE University of Nebraska Press: Bison Books, 1992. Paperback First Edition Thus (1992); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition Thus (1992); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of creasing to the top edge of the front panel and near the upper corner of the rear panel; else 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, nearly-new copy, showing a bit of very mild wear and a couple of minor flaws; not quite absolutely pristine, but remains very close to it. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.05 x 5.35 x 0.55 inches). xxi, 250 pages. Introduction by Virginia Faulkner. Language: English. Weight: 11 ounces. This title was first published in 1959 in hardcover. Trade Paperback.

$14.70

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

The American Lyceum: Town Meeting of the Mind.

By Carl Bode.

Carbondale, IL Southern Illinois University Press: Arcturus Books, 1968. Paperback First Edition Thus (1968), not directly stated, but implied. First published in 1956. Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: moderate wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to wrapper covers; an area along the front hinge is lightly sunned, but the titles at the front face are not involved; the titles at the backstrip are perhaps mildly sunned as well - it's hard to tell; faint toning around the edge of the rear panel; a single crease top to bottom of the backstrip; the binding shows the slightest lean, while remaining perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing several minor flaws. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8 x 4.85 x 0.75 inches). xii, 275 pages. Sewn Binding. Language: English. Weight: 9 ounces. First Edition Thus (1968), not directly stated, but implied. First published in 1956. University Press Paperback.

$19.60

Rhetoric and Political Culture in Nineteenth-Century America.
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Rhetoric and Political Culture in Nineteenth-Century America.

By Thomas W. Benson, (Editor) .

East Lansing, MI Michigan State University Press, 1997. Hardcover First Edition (1997); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition (1997); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Near Fine in Very Near Fine DJ: Both book and DJ show only minute indications of use. The Book shows moderate spine lean, else flawless; the binding is 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 flaw. Very close to 'As New'. The DJ shows only the mildest rubbing to the panels; unclipped. Overall, very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.285 x 6.5 x 0.95 inches). xv, 200 pages. Language: English. Weight: 18.6 ounces. Rhetoric & Public Affairs Series. Hardback with DJ.

$19.60

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

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

The American People.

By Henry Bamford Parkes.

London, UK Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1949. Hardcover First Edition [1949], so stated. First Edition [1949], so stated. Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ: The Book shows indications of very careful use: foxing at the top edge of the text block and less so at the fore-edge and endpapers; a quarter-inch red line at the upper corner of the front free endpaper; a small line of sun-blanching at the head and heel of the backstrip; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Not quite pristine, but remains very close to 'As New'. The DJ shows only a thin line of rodent nibble at the top edge of the front panel and a touch of darkening to the backstrip; the price is intact; mylar-protected. Overall, remains a handsome copy: clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.3 x 5.75 x 1.35 inches). xiv, 343 pages plus an eight page Index. Language: English. Weight: 18.6 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$5.88

The Great Experiment: an Introduction to the History of the American People.

By Frank Thistlethwaite.

New York, NY Cambridge University Press, 1955. Paperback Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: former owner's name and date at the lower front endpaper; the spine leans rather heavily; else just a hint of wear to the extremities; just a touch of sunning to the crimson background field of the backstrip (the white titles thereon are of course unaffected, but the blanching of the background field renders them less crisp); the binding, which is sewn, remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. No longer 'As New', but remains a handsome copy: clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8 x 5.5 x 0.85 inches). xiv, 335 pages. Weight: 15.2 ounces. Trade Paperback.

$9.41

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