Monday, May 29, 2017

Wyoming Flames of '92 Official Communications During the Johnson County Cattle War by George D Heald

 
Author Name    George D Heald 
 
Title   Wyoming Flames of '92 Official Communications During the Johnson County Cattle War

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Type   Book

Edition   First Edition

Publisher    Self-published 1972

Seller ID   017983

Oversized hardcover, no DJ. In near fine condition, tiny soil mark on bottom of outside book pages, spine ends lightly bumped, pages toning. In mylar cover. Photographic reproduction of copies of the original telegraphic correspondence from and to the State of Wyoming during the period of the Johnson County Invasion in April of 1892.
Price = 150.00 USD

Sunday, May 28, 2017

Hands Up: Twenty Years of Detective Life in the Mountains and on the Plains by General D J Cook

 
Author Name    General D J Cook 
 
Title   Hands Up Twenty Years of Detective Life in the Mountains and on the Plains

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Type   Book

Edition   First Edition

Publisher    University of Oklahoma 1958

Seller ID   017907

Hardcover. In near fine condition, one small soil mark on top outside book pages. DJ is very good, has some wear, now in mylar. "Never hit a prisoner over the head with your pistol, because you may afterwards want to use your weapon and find it disabled." Dave Cook was a soldier, city marshal of Denver, sheriff of Arapahoe County, United States marshal, major general of Colorado militia, and founder and chief of the Rocky Mountain Detective Agency.
Price = 30.00 USD

Saturday, May 27, 2017

The Life, Times & Treacherous Death of Jesse James by Frank Triplett

 
Author Name    Frank Triplett 
 
Title   The Life, Times & Treacherous Death of Jesse James

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   As New

Type   Book

Publisher    Konecky & Konecky 

ISBN Number    1568521774 / 9781568521770 

Seller ID   017930

Hardcover. As new. Said to be an authentic reprint of the long suppressed 1882 edition. This account depended heavily on testimony from Jesse's wife and mother and was originally published the month following his death.
Price = 20.00 USD

Friday, May 26, 2017

The Western Peace Officer: A Legacy of Law and Order by Frank Richard Prassel

 
Author Name    Frank Richard Prassel 
 
Title   The Western Peace Officer A Legacy of Law and Order

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Type   Book

Publisher    University of Oklahoma 1981

Seller ID   017899

Hardcover. In near fine condition. DJ is in mylar. The peace officer of the old west was no better or worse than any other resident of the town. His work was routine. But the media changed that.
Price = 25.00 USD

Thursday, May 25, 2017

William C Moore Good Guy or Outlaw Bill? by Frank H Slaven Jr

 
Author Name    Frank H Slaven Jr 
 
Title   William C Moore Good Guy or Outlaw Bill?

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Type   Book

Edition   First Edition

Publisher    Self Published 1996

Inscription   Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID   017984

Oversized hardcover, no DJ, ex-library. In near fine condition except for the library markings. Signed by author on title page. Charlie Siringo's stories about Billy the Kid got "taller" every time he told them. Bill Moore got sucked into the vortex of the Billy the Kid phenomenon. But was he really an outlaw?
OLD  WEST  WESTERN  HISTORY  OUTLAW  

Price = 25.00 USD

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The Law Goes West by Forbes Parkhill

 
Author Name    Forbes Parkhill 
 
Title   The Law Goes West

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Good

Type   Book

Edition   First Edition

Publisher    Sage Books 1956

Seller ID   017908

Hardcover. In good condition, corners bumped, rub throughs at bottom corners, a few light internal markings from previous owner, binding is no longer solid, but hinges and joints are fully intact. DJ is poor, what's left is preserved in a mylar cover. The first published record of the treason case in Colorado Territorial District Court. Adams - Six Guns (R) - #1683.
Price = 20.00 USD

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Makers of History: A Story of the Development of the History of Our Country by F Romer

 
Author Name    F Romer 
 
Title   Makers of History: A Story of the Development of the History of Our Country

Binding   Soft cover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Type   Book

Publisher    Quail Ranch 1981

Seller ID   018009

Softcover. Reprint of 1926 edition. In near fine condition, minor cover soiling. Poem inside front cover: The Tale of the Colt by Henry Herbert Knibbs. Poem inside rear cover: The Old Colt Fun by E A Brininstool. Short, exciting vignettes of American history centered around the Colt pistols.
Price = 25.00 USD