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Celebration of the One Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary of the Incorporation of Abington, Massachusetts, June 10, 1862 Including the Oration, Poem, and Other Exercises
1 Celebration of the One Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary of the Incorporation of Abington, Massachusetts, June 10, 1862 Including the Oration, Poem, and Other Exercises
Boston Wright & Potter, Printers 1862 First printing Hardcover Very Good 
114 pp. A Very Good book with moderate edge wear to the top of the spine along with a few bumps to the edges of the boards. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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A Fitting Death for Billy the Kid, Adams, Ramon F.
2 Adams, Ramon F. A Fitting Death for Billy the Kid
Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press 1960 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
310 pp. Includes an index and several black and white photographs. Adams, Six Guns 9. Small sticker on rear pastedown; jacket is price clipped with few hints of edge wear, some spots with minor soiling. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Cochise The Life and Times of the Great Apache Chief, Aleshire, Peter
3 Aleshire, Peter Cochise The Life and Times of the Great Apache Chief
New York John Wiley & Sons 2001 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
354 pp. Price of $30.00 on the front flap of the dust jacket. Near Fine book with a scratch to the fore-edge in a Fine dust jacket. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Crazy Horse and Custer, Ambrose, Stephen
4 Ambrose, Stephen Crazy Horse and Custer
London MacDonald and Jane's 1976 First UK edition Hardcover Very Good Good+ Jacket 
486 pp. Price of 5.95 on front flap of dust jacket. First printing of the first UK edition. Jackets shows edge wear with a chip to the bottom right corner of the front panel, light sunning and some small stains to spine panel;light bump to top corners of boards, a few areas of light foxing and discoloration to textblock. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Crazy Horse and Custer, Ambrose, Stephen
5 Ambrose, Stephen Crazy Horse and Custer
Garden City, NY Doubleday 1976 First printing Hardcover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
486 pp. Price of $12.50 on front flap of dust jacket. Very Good+ book with some light wear to the edges of boards, small spot of faint discoloration to top textblock, and a tiny nick to the bottom edge of the backstrip in a Near Fine dust jacket with a few hints of edge wear. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Halleck: Lincoln's Chief of Staff, Ambrose, Stephen E.
6 Ambrose, Stephen E. Halleck: Lincoln's Chief of Staff
Baton Rouge, LA Louisiana State University Press 1962 First printing Hardcover Very Good Good+ Jacket 
226 pp. A study of Henry W. Halleck, Lincoln's Chief of Staff during the American Civil War. A worn, but sound, copy of Ambrose's uncommon first book. Very Good book with foxing to the textblock and some light wear to the boards in an edge-worn Good+ dust jacket with significant foxing to the rear panel and the flaps, a closed tear and a bit of wrinkling to the top of the front panel, and rubbing to the folds. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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The Vikings, Arbman, Holger
7 Arbman, Holger The Vikings
London Thames and Hudson 1961 First printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
212 pp. Light green cloth over boards with gold lettering on the spine and black topstain. Price of 30s. on front flap. 67 photographs, 38 line drawings, and 6 maps. Name written on free front endpaper, number written on rear endpaper; toning to the rear panel and the flaps, traces of edge wear. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Forts of the Upper Missouri, Athearn, Robert G.
8 Athearn, Robert G. Forts of the Upper Missouri
Englewoods Cliffs, NJ Prentice Hall, Inc. 1967 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
339 pp. Price of $7.95 on the front flap of the dust jacket. Burnt orange cloth covered boards quarter bound in black cloth with gold lettering and gold decorations on the spine, illustrated endpapers. The sixth volume in the American Forts Series. History of the forts and trading posts on the upper Missouri river and the role they played in the expansion of the American frontier. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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The Crusade in the Later Middle Ages, Atiya, A.S.
9 Atiya, A.S. The Crusade in the Later Middle Ages
London Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1938 First printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
603 pp. Publisher's price tag of "32/6 net" on front flap of jacket. Two color plates, eight black and white plates, and four maps (fold out map is intact). A Very Good+ book with mild age toning to the textblock and a slight separation between the backstrip and the textblock in a Very Good jacket with age toning to the spine panel and some edge wear. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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The Long Gray Line, Atkinson, Rick
10 Atkinson, Rick The Long Gray Line
Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1989 First printing Hardcover Near Fine very near Fine Jacket 
592 pp. Price of $24.95 on front flap of jacket. Name written on free front endpaper. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Journal of a Tour in Unsettled Parts of North America in 1796 &1797, Baily, Francis
11 Baily, Francis Journal of a Tour in Unsettled Parts of North America in 1796 &1797
Carbondale, IL Southern Illinois University 1970 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine very near Fine Jacket 
336 pp. Price of $15.00 on front flap of jacket. Edited with an introduction by Jack D. L. Holmes. Foreword by John Francis McDermott. An Englishman's account of travel along the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers. Bookplate on recto of page preceding the title page, else Fine. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Siege of Paris, Baldick, Robert
12 Baldick, Robert The Siege of Paris
New York The Macmillan Company 1964 First printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
248 pp. Includes a few black and white photographs, a bibliography, and an index. Ownership stamp on flyleaf, a few traces of soiling on front hinge, otherwise crisp and clean; price neatly clipped, shelfwear and rubbing to extremities, a few traces of edgewear. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The New Eldorado A Summer Journey to Alaska, Ballou, Maturin M.
13 Ballou, Maturin M. The New Eldorado A Summer Journey to Alaska
Boston Houghton, Mifflin and Company 1889 First printing Hardcover Very Good 
352 pp. Bound in brown cloth with black illustrations and gold lettering on the front board and the spine, top edge stained brown. A handsome copy of this 19th century travel narrative. A Very Good book with a few hints of wear to the edges of the boards and moderate wear to the top and bottom edges of the backstrip. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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The New Country A Social History of the American Frontier, 1776-1890, Bartlett, Richard A.
14 Bartlett, Richard A. The New Country A Social History of the American Frontier, 1776-1890
New York Oxford University Press 1974 First printing Hardcover Very near Fine very near Fine Jacket 
487 pp. Price of $15.95 on front flap of jacket. Includes an index and several black and white photographs. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Chance and Circumstance, Baskir, Lawrence M.; Strauss William A.
15 Baskir, Lawrence M.; Strauss William A. Chance and Circumstance
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1978 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
312 pp. Price of $10.00 on front flap of jacket. A book on the draft during the Vietnam War. Bookplate on front pastedown, tiny bit of wear to the edges of the dust jacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Historical Works II, Bede
16 Bede Historical Works II
Cambridge, MA Harvard University Press (1990) 1990 Reprint Hardcover Very near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
517 pp. Number 248 in the Loeb Classical Library. Translated by J.E. King. Concerns the ecclessiastical history of England, books IV and V, lives of the abbots and letters to Egbert. Very near Fine in a Near Fine jacket with few hints of edge wear and rubbing. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Old Deadwood Days, Bennett, Estelline
17 Bennett, Estelline Old Deadwood Days
New York J.H. Sears & Company, Inc. 1928 First edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
300 pp. Price of $3.00 on front flap of jacket. Bound in orange cloth with a stagecoach embossed in black on the front board. Adams Six-Guns 199, Adams Burs 31. A firsthand account of Deadwood during the South Dakota gold rush, written by the daughter of a local judge. An attractive copy of an uncommon book. A Near Fine book in a Very Good jacket with a tiny crease to the bottom of the rear flap, age toning, light edge wear, and slight chipping to the spine panel. 
Price: 300.00 USD
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A Majority of Scoundrels An Informal History of the Rocky Mountain Fur Company, Berry, Don
18 Berry, Don A Majority of Scoundrels An Informal History of the Rocky Mountain Fur Company
New York Harper & Brothers (1961) 1961 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
432 pp. Price of $8.95 on front flap of jacket. Cazedessus 10. Includes several black and white photographs, an appendix, an index, and a two large maps in a pocket in the rear. An attractive copy of this key work on the fur trade, uncommon in collectible condition. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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The Invasion of Canada Volume One: 1812 - 1813, Berton, Pierre
19 Berton, Pierre The Invasion of Canada Volume One: 1812 - 1813
Boston Little, Brown and Company 1980 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
(1980) 363 pp. Price of $17.50 on front flap of dust jacket. Jacket shows some light age toning and has a few very faint scratches to the rear panel. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Westering, Blacker, Irwin R.
20 Blacker, Irwin R. Westering
Cleveland The World Publishing Company (1958) 1958 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
292 pp. Price of $3.95 on front flap of jacket. A novel concerning a journey by wagon to Oregon in 1845. A Near Fine book in a Very Good+ jacket that has a few traces of edge wear. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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