Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Charles M Russell The Cowboy Artist by Ramon Adams, Homer Britzman


Title: Charles M Russell The Cowboy Artist
 
Author: Ramon Adams, Homer Britzman

Hardcover. Trails End Publishing, 1948, stated first edition. In very good condition, pages lightly toned on edges. DJ is fair, has several chips, now in mylar. Inscribed and signed by Ramon Adams and it appears to be initialed by Britzman with an inscription. Ramon's is to Eugene Cunningham (author of Triggernometry, Texas Sheriff, etc.). Book has Cunningham's bookplate on front illustrated endpaper. Well illustrated and full of cowboy stories. Adams - Six Guns #14, Adams - Rampaging Herd #16.

Categories: Americana - The People

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Trails End Publishing, 1948

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good 

Jacket Condition: Fair 

Inscription: Signed by Author(s) 

Seller ID: 016923

Keywords: OLD WEST, CHARLES RUSSELL, WESTERN PAINTER, ARTIST, HISTORY

Price: $300.00
 

Monday, December 11, 2017

Century in the Saddle by Richard Goff, Robert H McCaffree

Title: Century in the Saddle
 
Author: Richard Goff, Robert H McCaffree

Hardcover. Colorado Cattlemen's Centennial Commission, 1967, first edition. In near fine condition, several pages still uncut, DJ in mylar. The 100 year story of the Colorado Cattlemen's Association 1867-1967.

Categories: Americana - The People

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: 1967

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine 

Seller ID: 016802

Keywords: COLORADO, DENVER, OLD WEST, WESTERN HISTORY

Price: $50.00
 

Sunday, December 10, 2017

Cattle-Raising on the Plains of North America by Walter Baron Von Richthofen


Title: Cattle-Raising on the Plains of North America
 
Author: Walter Baron Von Richthofen

Small hardcover. University of Oklahoma Press, 1964, new edition, first thus. In near fine condition, tiny soil mark on bottom outside book pages. DJ is very good, edges show some wear, in mylar cover. Valuable for it's excellent descriptions of the Great Plains area as well as for its lists of the leading cattle companies of the early 1880's. Adams - Rampaging Herd #1892.

Categories: Americana - The People

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: University of Oklahoma, 1964

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine 

Seller ID: 016751

Price: $35.00

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Cattle & Men by Charles Wayland Towne, Edward Norris Wentworth


Title: Cattle & Men
 
Author: Charles Wayland Towne, Edward Norris Wentworth

Hardcover, no DJ. University of Oklahoma, 1955, stated first edition. In near fine condition, corners lightly bumped. Signed: To Harvey McDougal with best wishes and heartiest greetings. Edward N. Wentworth, on front free endpaper. A comprehensive history of cattle and man's domestication of the bovine - from pre-historic times to modern times. Adams - Rampaging Herd #2318.

Categories: Americana - The People

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: University of Oklahoma, 0

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine 

Inscription: Signed by Author(s) 

Seller ID: 016807

Keywords: CATTLE, OLD WEST, WESTERN HISTORY, DOMESTICATION OF CATTLE

Price: $50.00
 

Friday, December 8, 2017

Caspar Collins by Agnes Wright Spring


Title: Caspar Collins
 
Author: Agnes Wright Spring

Hardcover. Columbia University Press, 1927, first edition. In very good condition, pages toning, edges lightly bumped, interior is clean and bright. DJ is good, has some chipping and creasing, moderate soiling of external panels, is toning from age, in mylar cover. Biography of Caspar Wever Collins for which Fort Caspar and subsequently Casper, Wyoming was named. Lieutenant Collins was killed in the Platte Bridge Battle, July 26, 1865. Contains text and reproductions of several of Lieutenant Collins' letters.

Categories: Americana - The People

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Columbia University, 1927

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good 

Seller ID: 016730

Keywords: FORT CASPAR, CASPAR WYOMING, INDIAN WARS, MILITARY HISTORY, AMERICAN HISTORY

Price: $150.00
 

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Bunkhouse Papers by John Upton Terrell


Title: Bunkhouse Papers
 
Author: John Upton Terrell

Hardcover. Dial Press, 1971, stated first printing. In near fine condition, tiny inkmark on bottom of page outside page edges, DJ shows some soiling, now in mylar cover. His days as a cowboy, sheepherder, telephone lineman, hobo, writer, and tourist.

Categories: Americana - The People

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Dial Press, 1971

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine 

Seller ID: 016810

Keywords: WESTERN HISTORY , HISTORIAN, WRITER, OLD WEST

Price: $25.00
 

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Buckskin, Calico and Lace : Oklahoma's Territorial Women by Glenda Carlile; Clifton Warren (editor)

Title: Buckskin, Calico and Lace : Oklahoma's Territorial Women
 
Author: Carlile, Glenda; Warren, Clifton (editor)

Trade paperback. Southern Hills Publishing, first, 1990. In very good condition, name marked out on fly leaf. Inscribed "Best Wishes" and signed by the author! The stories of Oklahoma's territorial women. 116 pages.

Categories: Americana - The People

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Oklahoma City, OK, U.S.A., Southern Hills Publishing Company, 1990

ISBN: 0962821403

ISBN 13: 9780962821400 

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Very Good 

Inscription: Signed by Author(s) 

Seller ID: 005939

Keywords: OKLAHOMA BIOGRAPHY WOMEN UNITED STATES HISTORY AUTOBIOGRAPHY GENERAL SOCIA L SCIENCE S STUDIES

Price: $15.00