Category: Western states


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Sacramento History Center: Museum/Archives/Visitors' Center

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sacramento, CA, Sacramento Museum and History Department,

A joint venture of the City and County of Sacramento. Paperback. Illustrated. 23pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Accompaniment to Mitchell's New Map of Texas, Oregon, and California, with the Regions Adjoining (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, S. Augustus Mitchell, 1846

Edition: First Edition

First Edition. Original gilt morocco binding. Head of spine chipped. 46pp. Lacking the map. First front free end paper is missing. First Edition. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Banditti of the Plains or Cattlemen's Invasion of Wyoming in 1892 [The Crowning Infamy of the Ages]

By: A. S. Mercer

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press, 1968

Edition: Sixth Printing

Foreword by William H. Kittrell. Brown cloth with black spine label. Previous owner's name embossed stamp on half title page. No writing in the book. l, 197pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Blue and Gold 1894 (University of California) First Edition

By: Albert Houston, Editor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, Self-published, 1894

Edition: First Edition

Blue denim cloth with gold lettering on front cover. Gift inscription of Assistant Editor, Walter Graves on front free end paper. Includes Nobel Prize winner, Joseph Erlanger as a Junior. Illustrated. Frontispiece. 273pp., with 39 pages of ads. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The 75th anniversary edition of Famous Gun Fighters of the Western Frontier

By: Bat Masterson; Jack B. DeMattos [Editor]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Monroe, WA, Weatherford Press, 1982

Edition: 75th Anniversary Edition

Publisher's pictorial cloth. 75th Anniversary Edition. Private library marks inside covers and on title page. Erratum slip bound in. Illustrated. vii, 183pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Lawmen and Robbers

By: Breihan, Carl W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Caldwell, OH, Caxton Printers, 1986

Illustrated with photographs and facsimiles. Stripped of all myth, the violent history of the western lawmen and outlaw blazes through this book.Pictorial cover. Paperback. Illustrated. xv, 128pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Cyclist's Guide to Oakland History (First Edition)

By: Camille Olmsted

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oakland, CA, The Oakland Museum History Department, 1976

Edition: First Edition

Cardstock paperback. Three hole punched with one ring remaining (center). Illustrated. 44pp. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Oklahoma Emblems (First Edition)

By: Clara Root Farr

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Guthrie, OK, The Co-operative Publishing Company, 1932

Edition: First Edition

One of the poems in the book (Land of the Mistletoe) has the signature of the author (George Riley Hall). Brown blind-stamped leather. Textured end papers. Previous owner's name written inside front cover. Illustrated. 66pp. Title page partially torn at hinge. No copies online. 20 copies in OCLC. One at Library of Congress and 19 in Oklahoma libraries. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Colorado: Top of the Nation

By: Department of Public Relations (State of Colorado)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Denver, CO, Department of Advertising and Publicity,

No date, but post mark envelope (8.5 a 11 inches) indicates 4 1/2 cents postage. Circa 1945. Magazine. Profusely illustrated. Pictorial cover. State advertisement for seasonal activities in Colorado. In original mailing envelope. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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UCLA Southern Campus '76 (First Edition)

By: Derrick Garland Coy, Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, ASUSCLA Communications Board, 1976

Edition: First Edition

Pictorial cloth, illustrated, usual signatures and notes throughout, 288pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Looking West (Contemporary Ethnography) First Edition

By: Dorst, John D.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press, 1999

Edition: First Edition

Through a series of Western texts folkloric, photographic, literary, and historical Dorst outlines another pattern of looking west, one characterized by optical distortion, faulty vision, and the ambiguous intersection of spectatorship, display, and covert observation. He applies the insights gained from this analysis of discursive patterns to various cultural displays located in the contemporary West. In a series of ethnographic case studies two folk art displays, a We... View more info


By: Ellis, Ray; Cronkite, Walter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Birmingham, AL, Oxmoor House, 1990

Interior clean and unmarked. Blue cloth covers with gilt lettering. Dust jacket shows light wear including small closed tear in edge of back cover. A nice, tight copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Crest of the Continent: A Record of a Summer's Ramble in the Rocky Mountains and Beyond (First Edition)

By: Ernest Ingersoll

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chicago, R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company, 1885

Edition: First Edition

Brown illustrated cloth with gold lettering and design. Frontispiece. Illustrated. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. 344pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Gold Rushes and Mining Camps of the Early American West

By: Fisher, Vardis; Holmes, Opal Laurel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Caldwell, OH, Caxton Press, 1979

Winner of the Western Writers of America Spur Award for best nonfiction, Vardis Fisher and Opal Laurel Holmes s book brings together all of the remarkable men and women and all of the violent contrasts that make up one of the most enthralling chapters in American history.Brown cloth with gold spine lettering. Illustrated profusely in black and white. xiii, 466pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

La Vida de Junipero Serra

By: Francisco Palou

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Readex Microprint, 1966

Edition: Reprint Edition

Part of the Great Americana Series. Facsimile reprint of the original 1787 edition. Account of a Roman Catholic priest's missionary work in upper California. Tan leatherette boards with gilt lettering on spine and front cover. These facsimiles are the most affordable way to study, own and enjoy rare Americana. Leather spine label. 344pp. No writing in the book. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. Rare volume in the Great Americana series. View more info