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41 Adams, Andy and edited by Hudson, Wilson M. Why the Chisholm Trail Forks and Other Tales of the Cattle Country
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 1956 Hard Cover Very Good Good+ 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Thurgood, Malcolm 
xxxi, 296 pp, orange-black-wht SC wraps w/illustrated front panel w/orange spine w/white-black lettering. A collection of tales of trail and camp that touches on every aspect of range life. The fifty tales are told at twenty-one different campfires. Some of the titles are Strong on the Breed, Joe Jenks' Pet Ox, Bear-Sign Artist, Miss Precilla June Jones, Miss Sallie of Shot-a-Buck Crossing, Chasing Mustangs, Pig-Fat adn SLick as Weasels, Old Turk and the Slicker, El Lobo's Sweetheart, Voting Bonds to the Railroad, How Doc Langford got his Nickname, and many more. slight fading to the spine, dj insect depredations along the edges. 
Price: 27.63 USD
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42 Adams, Carolyn Stars Over Texas
Austin, TX Eakin Press 1983 0890154412 Reprint Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Yena, Donald M. & Gholson, Virginia Scott 
105 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on the spinet, dj light blu-red-white w/Texas flag on the front & text on the back. Texas history for grades three through seven. Book covers the Spanish & French flags on Texas soil, followed by friars building missions & attempting to educate the Indians. Includes events of colonization, struggle for independence f/Mexico & emergence of Texas as a republic. Final chapters deal with statehood & many facets of pioneer life. dj price-clipped 
Price: 8.46 USD
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43 Adams, Ephraim Douglass British Diplomatic Correspondence Concerning the Republic of Texas - 1838-1846
Austin, TX The Texas State Historical Association 1917 Soft Cover Good+ No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" 
xii, 636 pp, grey SC wraps w/black lettering. The book was reprinted from The Quarterly of the Texas State Historical Assocation, XV, Nos. 3 and 4, and from The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, SVI, No. 1 - XXI, No. 2. January 1912 - October, 1917. The material in this volume was transcribed by W. H. Powell. This publication consists mainly of letters and reports to the British government written by Charles Elliot, chargé d'affaires, and William Kennedy, consul at Galveston. The bulk of the correspondence was between Aberdeen, the British Foreign Secretary and the British diplomats in the United States, France, and Mexico. This is the first book published under the TSHA imprint. some soiling to the spine, small chips at top & bottom of the spine. TSHA Winfrey pg34. 
Price: 153.00 USD
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44 Adams, Eustace L. Doomed Demons
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1935 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Gretter, J. Clemens 
210 pp, light green cloth covered boards w/black lettering & w/World War I biplane on front cover, orange-wht illustrated World War I endpapers. Air combat series for boys. Book #5 in series of Air Combat Stories. Mattson & Davis #01200-5, format #5. The frontispiece & three interior illustrations are on plain paper. wartime paper - pages yellowing, prev owner's name on ffep, small chips on the dj edges, slight soiling to the spine of the dj 
Price: 25.29 USD
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45 Adams, Eustace L. Wings of the Navy
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1936 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Gretter, J. Clemens 
211 pp, light green cloth covered boards w/black lettering & w/World War I biplane on front cover, orange-wht illustrated World War I endpapers. Air combat series for boys. Book #6 in series of Air Combat Stories. Mattson 01200-6, format #5, frontispiece on plain paper. wartime paper - pages yellowing, prev owner's name on ffep, small chip on fore edge of frontispiece. 
Price: 16.36 USD
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46 Adams, John A. Damming the Colorado: The Rise of the Lower Colorado River Authority, 1933-1939
College Station, TX Texas A&M University Press 1990 0890964262 / 9780890964262 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos & Advertisements 
xvii, 161 pp, green cloth covered boards w/black lettering on the spine, glossy green-black dj w/wraparound pictorial. The author researched four sets of presidential papers, state and national archives, to trace the development of the relationships between private utility interests, conservationists, and politicians that dammed the Colorado River in Texas. 
Price: 29.75 USD
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47 Adams, Ramon F. A Fitting Death for Billy the Kid
Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press 1960 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Illustrated 
ix, 310 pp, dark gray clothcovered boards w/black title block w/gilt lettering on the spine. The author provides an attempt to correct some of the false accounts that have been written about Billy the Kid. The author points out and corrects some of the various legends that have been repeated for more than seventy-five years. Six-guns #9 
Price: 29.75 USD
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48 Adams, Ramon F. The Cowboy & His Philosophy
Austin, TX The Encino Press 1967 Limited/Numbered Hard Cover Very Good Clear Mylar Limited & Numbered Edition Sm4to from 9" to 11" Signed by Author
[6], 51 pp, [3], quarterbound w/yellow white papercovered boards w/dark grayish blue cloth spine on which the title is lettering in gitl, and w/black lettering & illustration on the front cover, SIGNED on front flyleaf page by the author, limited & numbered - this being #648 of 750 cc's. This is the first volume of Adams's trilogy on the American Cowboy. Adams listed of the collected sayings on several pages, some concern horses, riding, Mexican Horse Maxims and teh philosophy of Charlie Russell. The book contains two printing errors: p.24 line 9 (then/them), and p. 26, line 14 (champ/camp). Whaley #24. 
Price: 61.63 USD
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49 Adams, Ramon F. The Cowman Says it Salty
Tucson, AZ The University of Arizona Press 1971 0816503117 / 9780816503117 Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Donahue, Vic 
xv, 163 pp, green cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj green w/wht lettering w/illustrated front, green marbled endpapers. The speech of the cowboy grew out of the solitude, nearness of the stars & the bigness of the country. He molded language to suit his own needs & employs his words in a manner that best suits him. Collection of some of the cowboy slang. dj slight rubbing on edges, dj small scuff mark on back panel. 
Price: 45.90 USD
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50 Adams, Ramon F. The Horse Wrangler & His Remuda
Austin, TX The Encino Press 1971 Limited/Numbered Hard Cover Near Fine Clear Mylar Sm4to from 9" to 11" Wittliff, William D. Inscribed & SIGNED Author
(4), 51 pp, (1), brown clothcovered boards w/pale orange yellow paper labe w/photo of wrangler & title in black on the front cover, Inscribed & SIGNED by author "Cordially Yours Ramon F Adams" on the front free flyleaf. Photos of cattle roundup on the endpapers. This is cc #776 of 850. The book is about the extra horses that each cowboy herded together, and the low man on the totem pole who looked after them. Whaley #73. 
Price: 53.98 USD
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51 Adams, Ramon F. The Horse Wrangler & His Remuda
Austin, TX The Encino Press 1971 Limited/Numbered Hard Cover Near Fine Clear Mylar Sm4to from 9" to 11" Wittliff, William D. Inscribed & SIGNED Author
(4), 51 pp, (1), brown clothcovered boards w/pale orange yellow paper labe w/photo of wrangler & title in black on the front cover, Inscribed & SIGNED by author "Cordially Yours Ramon F Adams" on the front free flyleaf. Photos of cattle roundup on the endpapers. This is cc #493 of 850. The book is about the extra horses that each cowboy herded together, and the low man on the totem pole who looked after them. Whaley #73. 
Price: 53.98 USD
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52 Adams, Ramon F. The Old-Time Cowhand
New York, NY The Macmillan Company 1961 First Printing Hard Cover Very Good Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11" Eggenhofer, Nick 
x, 354 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, brown dj w/black-orange illustrated front panel w/black-orange lettering w/white rear panel w/text. The author talks straight about what the cowhand really did and thought. His copunching, broncbusting, trail driving: his rodeo riding, poker playing, socializing; his horse, guns, rope, clothing, sleeping bag; his eating & drinking habits. everything about this vanished breed is told w/absorbing authenticity. Six-Guns #12. book several small insect stains on the fore edge, dj spine sunned, small chips along top edge of the front panel dj, chips on fore edge of rear panel of dj., dj front flap price-clipped. 
Price: 36.98 USD
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53 Adams, Ramon F. The Old-Time Cowhand
New York, NY The Macmillan Company 1961 First Printing Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Eggenhofer, Nick 
354 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering. The author talks straight about what the cowhand really did and thought. His copunching, broncbusting, trail driving: his rodeo riding, poker playing, socializing; his horse, guns, rope, clothing, sleeping bag; his eating & drinking habits. everything about this vanished breed is told w/absorbing authenticity. Six-Guns #12 
Price: 25.50 USD
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54 Adams, Ramon F. The Rampaging Herd
Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press 1959 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Illustrated 
xix, 463 pp, green cloth covered boards w/black title block w/gilt lettering on the spine. A bibliography of books and pamphlets on Men and Events in the Cattle Industry. The book has 2651 listings. edges rubbed, worn at hinge on the back cover top, prev owner wrote on the ffep. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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55 Adams, Ramon F. The Rampaging Herd
Cleveland, OH John T. Zubal, Inc. 1982 0939738058 / 9780939738052 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Very Good- 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo 
463 pp, grn cloth boards w/blk title w/gilt letters on spine,dj grn-wht w/pictorial front, dj sunned on front. A bibliography of books and pamphlets on Men and Events in the Cattle Industry. 
Price: 45.48 USD
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56 Adams, Ramon F. and Britzman, Homer w/prologue by Cobb, Irvin Charles M. Russell the Cowboy Artist a Biography with Bibliographical Check List by Yost, Karl
Colorado Springs, CO Trail's End Publishing Co., Inc. 1948 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11" Russell, Charles M. 
xii, (6), 350 pp, dark maroon clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine and color endplates of Russell's "Where Great Herds Come To Drink," black-and-white dj w/color illustrated front panel and text on the rear panel w/black-and-white photos of Adams & Britzman and illustration of Russell. The biography contains 37 chapters tracing Russell's life from boyhood in St. Louis to Montana in 1880, his early years w/Jake Hoover- the trapper, his first job on the range, his life on the raw fronties, his stay with the Blood Indians in Canada, his days as a cowboy, his marriage, his struggles, his triumphs, his friends, his love of horses, his letters, his poetry, his sculpture, his travels and his exhibits. SIx-Guns #14 111 plates w/12 in color, 37 chapter pen-and-ink drawings by Russell, Herd #16. small tears and chips along top edge of the dj, dj price-clipped. 
Price: 79.48 USD
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57 Adams, Samuel Hopkins The Erie Canal - Landmark Books #34
New York, NY Random House 1953 Hard Cover Good+ Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Vosburgh, Leonard 
[8], 182 pp, light blu clothcovered boards w/dark maroon-red deco & lettering on the front cover and spine, top edge stained red, tan endpapers w/white diamond pattern w/blue illustrations in the diamonds, grey-brown-white-blu dj w/yellow spine w/black lettering w/wht rear panel w/text. This is book #30 from the landmark book series. The story of the building of the Erie Canal from Buffalo on Lake Erie to Albany on the Hudson River. How De Witt Clinton was the driving force in the construction of the canal. stains on bottom one inch of the boards, water stain on the bottom one inch of the dj. prev owner's bookplate on the hafl title page. 
Price: 7.61 USD
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58 Adams, Samuel Hopkins The Pony Express - Landmark Books #7
New York, NY Random House 1950 Hard Cover Good+ Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Ames, Lee J. 
[6], 185 pp, light blu clothcovered boards w/dark blu-orange deco & lettering on the front cover and spine, top edge stained red, tan endpapers w/white diamond pattern w/blue illustrations in the diamonds, blu-brown-green dj w/blue spine w/yel-white lettering w/wht rear panel w/text. This is book #7 from the landmark book series. The story of the Pony Express which was organized to carry letters across the country. The book has tales of "bad men," outlaws, and Indians. dj sunned & rubbed on the spine, dj chipped on the corners, and stained on the front flap, book stained at top of the spine with light stains on the rear panel. 
Price: 7.01 USD
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59 Adams, Samuel Hopkins The Pony Express - Landmark Books #7
New York, NY Random House 1950 6th Printing Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Ames, Lee J. 
[6], 185 pp, [1], light blu clothcovered boards w/dark blu-orange deco & lettering on the front cover and spine, top edge stained red, tan-black-white endpapers w/map of western United States showing the route of the Pony Express from Missouri to California, blu-brown-green dj w/blue spine w/yel-white lettering w/wht rear panel w/list of landmark books to #30. Last page of text in book contains list of landmark books to #30. This is book #7 from the landmark book series. The story of the Pony Express which was organized to carry letters across the country. The book has tales of "bad men," outlaws, and Indians. small tears at top & bottom of the dj spine, small 1/4 indent on the front cover, prev owner's bookplate on recto of the half title page. 
Price: 10.63 USD
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60 Adams, Samuel Hopkins The Santa Fe Trail - Landmark Books #13
New York, NY Random House 1951 Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Ames, Lee J. 
[6], 181 pp, green clothcovered boards w/blue deco & lettering on the front cover & spine, top edge stained yellow, white endpapers w/borwn-black illustrations, dj blue-white-brown w/color illustrated front panel, blue spine w/white lettering, dj white rear panel w/list of landmark books to #20. this is book #13 in the Landmark series. The story of the trail that went from Franklin, Missouri to Santa Fe, New Mexico. The trapper left trail marks for those who might follow after him, the men of the mule trains brought back crude maps of shortcuts or places to avoid. This is the story of the first wagon expedition to make the journey under the leadship of Captain William Becknell. dj chipped at top & bottom of the spine, slight rubbing to the edges of the dj. 
Price: 11.01 USD
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