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Forts of the Upper Missouri, Athearn, Robert G.
1 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 New Eldorado A Summer Journey to Alaska, Ballou, Maturin M.
2 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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Old Deadwood Days, Bennett, Estelline
3 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
4 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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Pony Express - The Great Gamble, Bloss, Roy S.
5 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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The Complete and Authentic Life of Jesse James, Breihan, Carl W.
6 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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Famous Frontiersmen, Pioneers and Scouts The Vanguards of American Civilization: Two Centuries of the Romance of American History, Cattermole A.B., E.G.
7 Cattermole A.B., E.G. Famous Frontiersmen, Pioneers and Scouts The Vanguards of American Civilization: Two Centuries of the Romance of American History
Chicago Donohue, Henneberry & Co., Publishers 1886 Second edition Hardcover Very Good 
540 pp. Large 8vo. Bound in brown cloth with black decorations and one gilt one on the front board. Includes several black and white illustrations. A compendium of biographies of famous individuals from the Old West. According to Adams 399 this is a reprint by Donohue and Co. The dates for the reprint are listed as 1886 and 1890, this edition gives no indication of the date. A Very Good book with a small tear to the rear pastedown and a contemporary name written on the free front endpaper. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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The Great North Trail America's Route of the Ages, Cushman, Dan
8 Cushman, Dan The Great North Trail America's Route of the Ages
New York McGraw-Hill Book Company 1966 First printing Hardcover Very near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
383 pp. Price of $7.95 on front flap of jacket. Jacket has some slight toning to the spine panel and a tiny chip to top right corner of the rear panel, but is otherwise Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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This House of Sky Landscapes of a Western Mind, Doig, Ivan
9 Doig, Ivan This House of Sky Landscapes of a Western Mind
New York Harcourt Brace Jovanovich (1978) 1978 First printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
314 pp. Price of $9.95 on front flap of dust jacket. A Very Good+ book with mild offsetting to the gutters, slight wear to the corners of boards, in a Very Good+ jacket with a tear to the front panel and a tiny spot of discoloration to the spine panel. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Wolves for the Blue Soldiers Indian Scouts and Auxiliaries with the United States Army, Dunlay, Thomas W.
10 Dunlay, Thomas W. Wolves for the Blue Soldiers Indian Scouts and Auxiliaries with the United States Army
Lincoln, NE University of Nebraska Press 1982 First printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
304 pp. Includes several black and white photographs, notes, a bibliographical essay, and an index. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Lord of Beasts The Saga of Buffalo Jones, Easton Robert; Brown, Mackenzie
11 Easton Robert; Brown, Mackenzie Lord of Beasts The Saga of Buffalo Jones
Tucson, AZ The University of Arizona Press 1961 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
287 pp. Price of $6.00 on front flap of jacket. Includes several black and white illustrations, a bibliography, notes and an index. Illustrations by Mac Schweitzer. Foreward by Jack Schaefer. The story of Charles Jesse Jones. Light bumping to top corners of boards, a few faint hints of foxing to the textblock, and a small address sticker from previous owner on the free front endpaper; jacket shows traces of edge wear and a faint dampstain to the bottom of the front panel. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Saloons of the Old West, Erdoes, Richard
12 Erdoes, Richard Saloons of the Old West
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1979 First edition Hardcover Very near Fine Very Good Jacket 
277 pp. Price of $13.95 on front flap of jacket. Includes several black and white illustrations along with notes and references. A very near Fine book in a Very Good lightly edge worn dust jacket with a vertical crease spanning the rear flap. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Exploration and Empire The Explorer and the Scientist in the Winning of the American West, Goetzmann, William H.
13 Goetzmann, William H. Exploration and Empire The Explorer and the Scientist in the Winning of the American West
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1966 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
656 pp. Price of $10.00 on front flap of jacket. Includes an index and several black and white photographs. Winner of the 1967 Pullitzer Prize. A beautiful copy of this attractively produced book. A Near Fine book with some mild fading to the topstain in a like dust jacket with a few hints of edge wear and a tiny tear to the front panel. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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The Snake Country Expedition of 1830-1831, Haines Jr.., Francis D.
14 Haines Jr.., Francis D. The Snake Country Expedition of 1830-1831
Norman, OK The University of Oklahoma Press (1971) 1971 First printing Hardcover Fine very near Fine Jacket 
172 pp. Price of $7.95 on front flap of jacket. Part of The American Exploration and Travels Series. Includes several black and white photographs, an index, and a bibliography. Cazedessus 9. Jacket shows very few hints of edge wear, else a Fine book in a Fine dust jacket. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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America's Western Frontiers, Hawgood, John A.
15 Hawgood, John A. America's Western Frontiers
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1967 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
450 pp. Price of $10.00 on front flap of jacket. Includes black and white illustrations, photographs, an index, maps, and a bibliography. Fading to topstain; few hints of edge wear, tiny tear to front panel. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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In and Out of the Old Missions of California, James, George Wharton
16 James, George Wharton In and Out of the Old Missions of California
Boston Little, Brown, and Company 1905 First printing Hardcover Near Fine 
392 pp. Profusely illustrated with black and white photographs. Bound in green cloth with mission embossed in gold on front board, gilt top edge, gold lettering on the spine. A comprehensive history of Franciscan missions left by Spanish Missionaries between the 16th and 17th centuries. Cowan 120 ("One of the best works dealing with this subject."). Pastedowns splitting at hinges (binding is tight and secure), small tear to the tissue guard protecting the frontispiece, and browning affecting a few pages from where a small flower was pressed, else a bright beautiful copy. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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The Outlaw Trail A History of Butch Cassidy and His Wild Bunch, Kelly, Charles
17 Kelly, Charles The Outlaw Trail A History of Butch Cassidy and His Wild Bunch
New York The Devin-Adair Company 1959 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
374 pp. Price of $6.00 on front flap of jacket. Includes the advanced review copy postcard for the reviewer to leave their feedback. Also includes an index, several black and white photographs, and several black and white illustrations. A reprint of the 1938 edition, which was privately printed and limited to 1000 copies; this edition has two added chapters and a postscript. Decorations by Bill Fleming. Adams 1222. A Near Fine book in a like dust jacket with mild edge wear and a tiny wrinkle to the bottom of the spine panel. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Shady Ladies of the West, Miller, Ronald Dean
18 Miller, Ronald Dean Shady Ladies of the West
Los Angeles Westernlore Press 1964 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
224 pp. Includes glossary and several black and white photographs. Adams, More Burs 148. Near Fine book in a Very Good dust jacket with a small area of rippling to rear panel (presumably from a water spill), rubbing and wear to the edges. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Jedediah Smith and the Opening of the West, Morgan, Dale L.
19 Morgan, Dale L. Jedediah Smith and the Opening of the West
Indianapolis, IN The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc. [1953] 1953 First printing Hardcover Very Good Near Fine Jacket 
458 pp. Bound in blue cloth with gold lettering on the front board and the spine, maps on the endpapers and pastedowns. Price of $4.50 on the front flap of the dust jacket. Cazedessus 12. A nice copy of this classic work on arguably the greatest of the mountain men. Very Good with wear to the edges of the boards, old bookseller's label and what appears to be a minor repair to the front pastedown and the very bottom of the front hinge, and a small faint dampstain to the bottom left corner of the front board in an attractive Near Fine dust jacket with a few traces of edge wear and the slightest bit of sunning to the spine panel. 
Price: 300.00 USD
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The West of William Ashley The international struggle for the fur trade of the Misouri, the Rocky Mountains, and the Columbia, with explorations beyond the Continental Divide, recorded in the diares of William H. Ashley and his contemporaries: 1822-1838, Morgan, Dale L. (Editor)
20 Morgan, Dale L. (Editor) The West of William Ashley The international struggle for the fur trade of the Misouri, the Rocky Mountains, and the Columbia, with explorations beyond the Continental Divide, recorded in the diares of William H. Ashley and his contemporaries: 1822-1838
Denver, CO The Old West Publishing Company 1964 First printing Hardcover Near Fine Signed
Folio. 341 pp. Bound in gray-green cloth with red line drawings on the front board and gilt titling on the spine. Includes a large fold-out map, numerous illustrations, reproductions of portions of a letter and diary entries, extensive notes, and an index. Signed by Morgan on the copyright page. Cazedessus 11. A very attractive copy of this classic work on the mountain men of the 1820s assembled by one of the foremost scholars of the period. A few very faint spots of discoloration on the top of the textblock, else Very near Fine. 
Price: 300.00 USD
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