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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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Crazy Horse and Custer, Ambrose, Stephen
3 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
4 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.
5 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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Forts of the Upper Missouri, Athearn, Robert G.
6 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 Long Gray Line, Atkinson, Rick
7 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
8 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 New Eldorado A Summer Journey to Alaska, Ballou, Maturin M.
9 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.
10 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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Old Deadwood Days, Bennett, Estelline
11 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
12 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
13 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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Under the Guns New York 1775 - 1776, Bliven, Jr., Bruce
14 Bliven, Jr., Bruce Under the Guns New York 1775 - 1776
New York Harper & Row 1972 First printing Very Good Very Good+ Jacket 
397 pp. Price of $10.00 on front flap of dust jacket. Fold out map of Revolutionary War era New York. Gephart 6049. Light wear to boards, name and year written on half-title page; slight fading to title lettering on spine panel, bit of wear to bottom of front panel. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Pony Express - The Great Gamble, Bloss, Roy S.
15 Bloss, Roy S. Pony Express - The Great Gamble
Berkeley, CA Howell-North 1959 First printing Hardcover Very near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
159 pp. Price of $4.50 on front flap of jacket. Includes a fold-out map in pristine condition, an appendix, black and white photographs, a bibliography, and an index. A Very near Fine book in a Near Fine jacket with few hints of edge wear and a short closed tear to the front panel of jacket. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Ghost Ship of the Confederacy The Story of the Alabama and Her Captain, Boykin, Edward
16 Boykin, Edward Ghost Ship of the Confederacy The Story of the Alabama and Her Captain
New York Funk and Wagnalls Company 1957 First printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket Signed
404 pp. Price of $4.95 on front flap of dust jacket. Broadfoot 67; Nevins I 219. Signed by the author on the free front endpaper. Very Good book with a couple of spots of mild discoloration and date written on front pastedown in a Very Good lightly edge-worn dust jacket with a tear to the bottom left of the front panel. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Complete and Authentic Life of Jesse James, Breihan, Carl W.
17 Breihan, Carl W. The Complete and Authentic Life of Jesse James
New York Frederick Fell [1953] 1953 First printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
287 pp. Price of $5.00 on front flap of dust jacket. Introduction by Homer Croy. Adams Six Guns 264, Burs 45. Very Good with name and date written on the front pastedown and name written on the free front endpaper in a Very Good lightly edge-worn dust jacket with some mild toning to the spine panel. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Hear That Lonesome Whistle Blow Railroads in the West, Brown, Dee Alexander
18 Brown, Dee Alexander Hear That Lonesome Whistle Blow Railroads in the West
New York Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1977 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
311 pp. Price of $12.95 on front flap of dust jacket. The author's history of the development of railroads in the American west in the 19th century. Very few hints of edge wear to jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Made in America An Informal History of the English Language in the United States, Bryson, Bill
19 Bryson, Bill Made in America An Informal History of the English Language in the United States
New York William Morrow and Company [1995] 1995 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
417 pp. Price of $23.00 on front flap of dust jacket. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Beaver Skins and Mountain Men The Importance of the Beaver in the Discovery, Exploration, and Settlement of the North American Continent., Burger, Carl
20 Burger, Carl Beaver Skins and Mountain Men The Importance of the Beaver in the Discovery, Exploration, and Settlement of the North American Continent.
New York E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc. [1968] 1968 First edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Carl Burger 
191 pp. Price of $5.95 on front flap of jacket. The first printing of the first edition. A Near Fine book with light foxing to the fore-edge in a like dust jacket with a tiny tear and some areas of moderate discoloration to the spine panel. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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