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Image for FROM SAN FRANCISCO TO SALT LAKE CITY VIA THE WESTERN PACIFIC RAILROAD, FEATHER RIVER CAÑONROUTE (COVER SUBTITLE: ALONG THE LINE OF THE WESTERN PACIFIC RAILROAD, FEATHER RIVER CAÑON ROUTE)

FROM SAN FRANCISCO TO SALT LAKE CITY VIA THE WESTERN PACIFIC RAILROAD, FEATHER RIVER CAÑON ROUTE (COVER SUBTITLE: ALONG THE LINE OF THE WESTERN PACIFIC RAILROAD, FEATHER RIVER CAÑON ROUTE)

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Interstate Co.: [1920?]

Seller ID: P7125

Condition: Good


4p. Wrap edges tattered with paper on top and bottom of spine chipped, top of internal pages creased and slightly warped. "Consisting of twenty-five beautiful colored illustrations of the most interesting views seen along the route." B&w map and 24 color tinted photographs tipped in. (9-3/8"x12") View more info

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ON THE BLOODY TRAIL OF GERONIMO (WESTERNLORE GREAT WEST AND INDIAN SERIES XII)

By: Bigelow, John, Jr.; Foreword, Introduction & Notes by Arthur Woodward

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Westernlore Press:

Seller ID: H12804

Condition: Very good


[xxvi], 237p. Gift message on half title and limitation page and cover corners lightly worn. Lt. Bigelow's vivid recounting of the last campaign in 1885-6 by the United States Army against the Apaches and Geronimo. Edition limited to 750 copies. B&w illustrations. (8-1/4"x5-5/8") View more info

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THE MYSTIC MID-REGION: THE DESERTS OF THE SOUTHWEST

By: Burdick, Arthur J.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1904

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11915

Condition: Very good


237p.; 1 leaf of Putnam titles. Bookplates on front pastedown, pages edges slightly soiled, cover corners lightly worn and spine sunned. B&w photographs and plates. (8-3/8"x5-3/4") View more info

Image for THE MOJAVE ROAD (TALES OF THE MOJAVE ROAD, NO. 5, SEPT. 1975)

THE MOJAVE ROAD (TALES OF THE MOJAVE ROAD, NO. 5, SEPT. 1975)

By: Casebier, Dennis G.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Norco, California, Tales of the Mojave Road Publishing Co.: 1975

Edition: First

Seller ID: H13039

ISBN: 0914224042

Condition: Good +


182p. Bookplate loose at dedication page and offset on the verso of title page, pages and edges foxed, cover lightly stained. Map of the Mojave Road and other early wagon roads of the Eastern Mojave Desert present in pocket on back pastedown. B&w photographs. (9-3/4"x7") View more info

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COOL, COLORFUL COLORADO INVITES YOU!

By: Colorado Department of Public Relations

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Denver, Colorado Department of Public Relations: [1947?]

Seller ID: P6901

Condition: Very good


48p. Travel agent stamp on front and back scraped. B&w maps and illustrations and b&w and color photographs. (8"x5-3/8") View more info

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THE MUSTANGS

By: Dobie, J. Frank

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 1952

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12751

Condition: Very good


[xviii], 376p. Book plate on front pastedown, top cover edges soiled and corners bumped. The history of the mustang horse and "its impact on the Spanish, English, and Native cultures" of the western United States. B&w illustrations and color frontispiece. (8-5/8"x6") View more info

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THE OVERLAND TRAIL TO CALIFORNIA IN 1852

By: Eaton, Herbert

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Capricorn Books, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1974

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12801

ISBN: 0399502912

Condition: Very good


[x], 330p. Brown spots on top page edges, price clipped jacket has creased tears to edges and spine sunned. Eaton relates the journey to California compiled from the diaries, letters, and newspaper sources from those who made the trek. "[C]onveys the plodding pace, the high expectations and footsore realities as only unembellished original sources can." Includes bibliography. Jacket design by Sam Salant. B&w illustrations. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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EVERETT FISHERMEN (IMAGES OF AMERICA)

By: Hasenoehrl, RaeJean & Everett Fisherman's Tribute Committee

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Charleston, South Carolina, Arcadia Publishing: 2008

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: P6851

ISBN: 0738558311

Condition: Very good


127p. Signed by author on half title page. Cover corners worn. B&w photographs. (9-1/4"x6-1/2") View more info

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OUT FROM LAS VEGAS: ADVENTURES A DAY AWAY

By: Lawlor, Florine

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Glendale, California, La Siesta Press: 1969

Seller ID: P7436

ISBN: 0910856362

Condition: Very good


36p. Price sticker on inside front wrap. Includes bibliographical references. B&w maps and photographs. (8-1/2"x5-1/2') View more info

Image for NARRATIVE OF THE ADVENTURES OF ZENAS LEONARD (THE LAKESIDE CLASSICS)

NARRATIVE OF THE ADVENTURES OF ZENAS LEONARD (THE LAKESIDE CLASSICS)

By: Leonard, Zenas; Edited by Milo Milton Quaife

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Chicago, Lakeside Press; R.R. Donnelly & Sons: 1934

Seller ID: H11906

Condition: Good +


xxiv, 278p. Bookplate on front pastedown, brown spots on a few pages, cover sizing scraped on bottom of spine and front, cover corners lightly worn. Traveling overland across the Rocky Mountains, Leonard spent five and a half years during the 1830s in the American West fur trade. His adventures recounted here are based on "a minute journal of every incident that occurred." This book provides insight into the American fur trade in the 19th century and is considered a fundamental source on the exploration of the Western United States. B&w foldout map. (6-7/8"x4-3/8") View more info

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GENERAL CROOK AND THE APACHE WARS

By: Lummis, Charles F.; Edited by Turbesé Lummis Fiske; Foreword by Dudley Gordon

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Flagstaff, Arizona, Northland Press: 1966

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11520

Condition: Good


[xx], 148p. Brown spots on top of page edges and on fore edges, price clipped jacket has a 1-1/2" creased tear on top edge and chips to edges. Brown illustrations. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

CALIFORNIA'S STAKE IN THE COLORADO RIVER

By: Matthew, Raymond; Colorado River Board of California

Price: $19.00

Publisher: [Sacramento, California], California State Printing Office: 1951

Seller ID: P7719

Condition: Good


23p. Vertical creased through pamphlet and slightly warped. Chronicles the history, development, and construction of the aqueduct bringing water from the Colorado River to Southern California. B&w map. (9"x6") View more info

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CALIFORNIA AND OREGON TRAIL BEING SKETCHES OF PRAIRIE AND ROCKY MOUNTAIN LIFE

By: Parkman, Francis, Jr.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Hurst & Co.: [19?]

Seller ID: H11734

Condition: Very good


299p., 3 leaves of Hurst & Company's Books for Young People. Page edges have brown spots, cover toned with wear to top and bottom of spine, jacket has chips and tears to edges. (7-1/2"x5-1/4") View more info

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CAPTAIN JACK, MODOC RENEGADE

By: Payne, Doris Palmer

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, Binford & Mort: 1938

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11811

Condition: Good +


[vi], [261p.] Former owner's name on front endpaper, cover corners bumped and worn with top and bottom of spine bumped with cloth on edges torn. Includes bibliography. 4 leaves of b&w plates. (8"x5-1/2") View more info

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FOOTPRINTS ALONG THE YELLOWSTONE

By: Randall, L.W. (Gay)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Texas, Naylor Company: 1961

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H11059

Condition: Very Good


186p. Signed by author on title page (with a note below "By Gertrude Bentley") Cover corners lightly worn, page edges have brown spots. Each chapter tells a "complete story about an interesting character, place, or event in the Yellowstone River area of Montana, from the early sixties until World War I" from interviews by the author, "the man who put the dude in dude ranching" as owner of the OTO Ranch. 10 leaves of b&w photo plates. (8-1/2"x6") View more info

Image for TENTING TO-NIGHT: A CHRONICLE OF SPORT AND ADVENTURE IN GLACIER PARK AND THE CASCADE MOUNTAINS

TENTING TO-NIGHT: A CHRONICLE OF SPORT AND ADVENTURE IN GLACIER PARK AND THE CASCADE MOUNTAINS

By: Rinehart, Mary Roberts

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1918

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11918

Condition: Very good


[x], [188p.] Book plate on front pastedown, gift message on front endpaper, bookstore label on back pastedown, binding weak at back section, spine and corners lightly worn, spine sunned. Rinehart's recounting of her "summer-long camping adventure through the Rocky Mountains and Cascades." 23 leaves of b&w photo plates and frontispiece. (8-1/8"x5-1/2") View more info

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TRAVEL WITH US!

By: Standard Stations Inc.

Price: $29.00

Publisher: [San Francisco, California], Standard Stations: 1936

Seller ID: P6681

Condition: Very good


[28p.] Spine fold scraped. Postcards at centerfold present, last pages have place to paste 24 stamps to be collected from Standard Stations in the western United States, the only stamp is #7 Half Dome, Yosemite Park neatly pasted in. Ink stamp from Standard Station 5 Yosemite National Park on inside front cover. Red decorations and maps, b&w photographs. (6-1/2"x6") View more info

Image for MEN TO MATCH MY MOUNTAINS: THE OPENING OF THE FAR WEST, 1840-1900 (MAINSTREAM OF AMERICA SERIES)

MEN TO MATCH MY MOUNTAINS: THE OPENING OF THE FAR WEST, 1840-1900 (MAINSTREAM OF AMERICA SERIES)

By: Stone, Irving

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday & Co.: 1956

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: LW001

Condition: Very good


[vi], [460p.], 8 leaves of Mainstream of America series titles. Signed by author on limitation page. Cover edges lightly worn. Clear plastic jacket has a few tears to edges. (9-1/2"x6-3/8") View more info

Image for VANISHED ARIZONA: RECOLLECTIONS OF THE ARMY LIFE OF A NEW ENGLAND WOMAN

VANISHED ARIZONA: RECOLLECTIONS OF THE ARMY LIFE OF A NEW ENGLAND WOMAN

By: Summerhayes, Martha

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Tucson, Arizona Silhouettes: 1960

Edition: 4th & Limited Edition

Seller ID: H12868

Condition: Good +


[xvii], 273p. Name on front endpaper, brown spots to top page edges and endpapers, cover corners bumped, jacket has chips to edges and holes on flap folds. A collection of Summerhayes' memories of life as an United States Army spouse in the southwest United States during the 1870s and 1880s. Includes bibliographical notes and glossary. Copy #1041. 16 leaves of b&w plates. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

Image for YELLOWSTONE AND GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARKS

YELLOWSTONE AND GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARKS

By: Union Pacific Railroad

Price: $19.00

Publisher: [Chicago?], Union Pacific Railroad: 1959

Seller ID: P6906

Condition: Very good


44p. Cover edges lightly worn. Brochure: Cost of Tours through Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks, Season 1959 laid in. B&w and color photographs. (7-1/2"x5-1/4") View more info