Sunday, January 31, 2016

The Rivalry: Mystery at the Army-Navy Game at John Feinstein

Author Name    John Feinstein 

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Type   Book

Edition   First Edition

Publisher    Alfred A Knopf 2010

ISBN Number    0375865705 / 9780375865701 

Seller ID   021054

Hardcover with DJ. Near fine condition. The president is coming to the game, but that's not the only reason for tension in the stadium.

Price = 14.00 USD

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Colorado and Homes in the New West by E R Emmet

Author Name    E R Emmet 

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good

Type   Book

Edition   First Edition

Publisher    Lee and Shepard 1880

Seller ID   016656

Hardcover, no DJ, mylar cover. Lee and Shepard, 1880, first edition thus. In very good condition, moderate bumping to corners, small areas rubbed through on bottom edges, minor soiling on some pages, light creasing to about the final 20 pages, front hinge is just beginning to crack, outside page edges toning. Overall book is quite solid and text/illustrations are, for the most part, bright and clean. An early treatise seeking to encourage settlement of the West, especially Colorado, written by the then President of Colorado College. Discussions of mining, grazing, timber, climate, scenery, etc. Also some discussion of New Mexico, Arizona, Utah and the Mormons, Idaho, Montana, The Black Hills, and Wyoming.

Price = 150.00 USD

Friday, January 29, 2016

The American West November 1972 Vol IX No 6

Binding   Soft cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Type   Book

Publisher    American West Publishing Company 1972

Seller ID   020936

Magazine, 72 pages. The Gray-Eyed Man of Destiny Adventures of the Only American Elected President of a Foreign Country by Walter W Crites, The Boom of the Sunset Land, Southern California, 1887 by T H Watkins, Collector's Choice Friendly Enemies by George Hart, The White Mountains by Ann H Zwinger and Beatrice E Willard, Rumrunners on Puget Sound by Capt. A L Lonsdale, Fossil Hunting on the Plains of Kansas, The Lost Bowie Mine by Dick Chick.

Price = 15.00 USD