Friday, June 23, 2017

History of the San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1851 by Mary Floyd Williams




Author Name    Mary Floyd Williams


Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good

Type   Book

Edition   First Edition

Publisher    University of California 1921

Seller ID   017940

Hardcover, no DJ, in mylar cover. In very good condition, moderate bumping to corners and spine ends, binding is slightly loose, but hinges and joints are fully intact, a nice copy of this scarce work. Several leaves are unopened, indicating this copy may never have been read. A Study of Social Control on the California Frontier in the Days of the Gold Rush. University of California Publications in History, Volume XII. A detailed investigation of the vigilante activities in San Francisco that was to be the fore-runner of similar actions in other states, territories, and mining camps.

OLD  WEST  WESTERN  HISTORY  CALIFORNIA  GOLD  RUSH

Price = 150.00 USD

Thursday, June 22, 2017

And Die in the West: The Story of the O. K. Corral Gunfight by Paula Mitchell Marks


Author Name    Marks, Paula Mitchell 


Binding   Soft cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Type   Book

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A. Touchstone Books 1990

ISBN Number    0671706144 / 9780671706142 

Seller ID   017923

Trade paperback. In very good condition, remainder mark, small ink mark on front endpaper. A very complete in-depth analysis of the so-called "Gunfight at OK Corral", October 26, 1881, in Tombstone, Arizona. The events that led up to the fight and a detailed description of the actual shoot-out.


Price = 10.00 USD
Author Name    Marks, Paula Mitchell
Title   And Die in the West: The Story of the O.K. Coral Gunfight
Binding   Soft cover
Book Condition   Very Good
Type   Book
Edition   First Edition
Publisher   Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A. Touchstone Books 1990
ISBN Number    0671706144 / 9780671706142
Seller ID   017923
Trade paperback. In very good condition, remainder mark, small ink mark on front endpaper. A very complete in-depth analysis of the so-called "Gunfight at OK Corral", October 26, 1881, in Tombstone, Arizona. The events that led up to the fight and a detailed description of the actual shoot-out.
Price = 10.00 USD
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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

The Rise and Fall of Jesse James by Robertus Love

 
Author Name    Love, Robertus 
 
Title   The Rise and Fall of Jesse James

Binding   Soft cover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Type   Book

Publisher   Greenwich, Connecticut, U.S.A. Brompton Books Corp 1990

ISBN Number    0803279329 / 9780803279322 

Seller ID   017922

Trade paperback. In near fine condition. One of the earliest works on the James Brothers where the author attempted to be accurate. Adams - Six Guns (R) - 1366.
JESSE  JAMES  OLD  WEST  WESTERN  HISTORY  

Price = 15.00 USD

Monday, June 19, 2017

Tombstone: A Chronicle in Perspective by Gary Ledoux

 
Author Name    Ledoux, Gary 
 
Title   Tombstone: A Chronicle in Perspective

Binding   Soft cover

Book Condition   As New

Type   Book

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Victoria, British Columbia, Canada Trafford 2002

ISBN Number    1553951298 / 9781553951292 

Seller ID   017936

Softcover. Stated first edition. As new. Has a "Tombstone Time-Line Concept" in this book, showing events related to Tombstone and its citizens, alongside other Old West, world, national and pop-culture events that helps define the old west and how it all fits together.
Price = 25.00 USD

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Sheriff William Brady, Tragic Hero of the Lincoln County War by Donald R Lavash

 
Author Name    Lavash, Donald R. 
 
Title  Sheriff William Brady, Tragic Hero of the Lincoln County War

Binding   Soft cover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Type   Book

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.A. Sunstone Pr 1986

ISBN Number    0865340641 / 9780865340640 

Inscription   Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID   017956

Trade paperback. In near fine condition, minor edgewear. Signed by author on half-title page. In 1873, crime and violence were rampant in Lincoln County, New Mexico. Land fraud, cattle and horse stealing were common. Outlaws, including the Billy the Kid, swarmed in to join hands with dishonest citizens. Although Brady tried to stem the growing tide anarchy, his efforts ended when he was ambushed by Billy the Kid and his gang.
Price = 25.00 USD

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Under Cover for Wells Fargo: The Unvarnished Recollections of Fred Dodge by Carolyn Lake

 
Author Name    Lake, Carolyn 
 
Title   Under Cover for Wells Fargo: The Unvarnished Recollections of Fred Dodge

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   As New

Type   Book

Edition   First Thus

Publisher   Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A. Univ of Oklahoma Pr 1998

ISBN Number    0806130997 / 9780806130996 

Seller ID   019780

Hardcover. As new. Reprint edition reissued in 1998, stated first edition by University of Oklahoma. Fred Dodge (1854-1938) was a Wells Fargo secret agent for fifty years, friend of Wyatt Earp, and fast man with a gun. This is his memoir.
Price = 30.00 USD