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Reed Anthony Cowman an Autobiography

By: Adams, Andy

Price: $63.75

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038384

Condition: Very Good


(12), 384 pp, (5), olive cloth boards W/gilt lettering on the spine and brown lettering on front cover w/illustration of a cow's head. The novel is a success novel in which a man uses his hand and his head to acquire property and status. After boyhood in Virginia and participation in the Civil War, Reed comes to Texas, finds a job driving cattle on trail, trades in cattle himself establishes one ranch and then another. Hudson - Andy Adams pg 261. View more info

Wells Brothers - the Young Cattle Kings

By: Adams, Andy

Price: $27.20

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1911

Seller ID: 051641

Condition: Very Good


vii, (1), 356 pp, gry cloth covered boards w/black lettering and red deco on front cover & spine and also has symbol of Boy Scouts. Book from the "Every Boy's Library - Boy Scout Edition" The eight illustrations are copies of photos by Erwin E. Smith. They are photos of western ranching and drives. Previous owner's name on ffep as gift for Christmas in 1916. View more info

The Old-Time Cowhand

By: Adams, Ramon F.

Price: $25.50

Publisher: New York, NY, The Macmillan Company: 1961

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 025355

Condition: Very Good


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 View more info

The Horse Wrangler & His Remuda

By: Adams, Ramon F.

Price: $53.98

Publisher: Austin, TX, The Encino Press: 1971

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED Author

Seller ID: 051043

Condition: Near Fine


(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. View more info

The Horse Wrangler & His Remuda

By: Adams, Ramon F.

Price: $53.98

Publisher: Austin, TX, The Encino Press: 1971

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED Author

Seller ID: 051046

Condition: Near Fine


(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. View more info

The Old-Time Cowhand

By: Adams, Ramon F.

Price: $36.98

Publisher: New York, NY, The Macmillan Company: 1961

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 051102

Condition: Very Good


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-... View more info

Establishing and Managing Young Apple Orchards : bulletin 592

By: Agricultural Research Service

Price: $9.78

Publisher: Orono, ME, Cooperative Extension Service University of Maine at Orono: 1975

Seller ID: 033873

Condition: Very Good


29 pp, wht-red-green SC wraps w/color illustrated front panel. The book provides information on the selection of sites, planning and planting, soil management, pruning, weed control, diseases and insects. View more info

ALLIS-CHALMERS Model "WC" Tractor Operator's Manual

By: Allis-Chalmers Mfg. Company

Price: $29.75

Publisher: Milwaukee, WI, Allis-Chalmers Mfg. Company:

Seller ID: 027536

Condition: Poor


31 pp, tan pages w/illustrations. Operater's manual for the Allis-Chalmers model "WC" tractor. The booklet contains illustrations to familiarize the owner w/the details of construction and principles of operation of the tractor. Has information on the operation, lubrication, tractor speeds, and parts of the tractor. missing covers, creased vertically, pages some soiling, corners folded. View more info

The Brave Cowboy

By: Anglund, Joan Walsh

Price: $59.08

Publisher: New York, NY, Harcourt, Brace & Co.: 1959

Seller ID: 026231

Condition: Very Good-


unpaginated, red cloth covered boards w/black lettering & deco, dj red w/black lettering & illustrated front, red & black illustrated endpapers. Story of small boy and his exciting life in his imagination, a life of a cowboy catching rustlers, battling Indians, busting broncs and tracking down dangerous critters. prev owner's name on verso of ffep, front flap of dj, dj one inch chips along bottom edge back panel, chipped on top& bottom of spine, dj chipped bottom edge fr... View more info

Cowboys #8341

By: Anonymous

Price: $9.35

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Rand McNally & Company: 1958

Seller ID: 034863

Condition: Very Good-


unpaginated, glossy yel-blu boards w/color illustrated front panel of cowboy chasing a cow to rope it. The book describes the cowboy's life. prev owner wrote name on title page, slight wear to corners. View more info

From the Pecos to the Powder - a Cowboy's Autobiography

By: As Told to Adams, Ramon F. by Kennone, Bob

Price: $12.75

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1965

Edition: First Edtion

Seller ID: 051671

Condition: Near Fine


xi, 252 pp, (1), grey cloth covered boards w/black title block on the spine w/gilt lettering, top edge red. The sister-in-law of Bob Kennon tolg Ramon Adams that Bob Kennon was a close freind to Charles Russell. Ramon Adams corresponded with mr. Kennon and collect information on Charles Russell and along with the life that Bob Kennon led. View more info

The Longest Rope - the truth About the Johnson County Cattle War

By: Baber, D. F. as told by Walker, Bill

Price: $102.00

Publisher: Caldwell, ID, Caxton Printers Ltd: 1947

Seller ID: 051378

Condition: Good+


320 pp, light brown clothcovered boards w/gilt illustration on the front panel and spine, light-dark brown endpaper illustrations of map the portray the scene of the Johnson County War in Wyoming. The story of William Walker, cowpoke, trapper, scout, guide, and freighter, who knew his Western trails. It is the story of the Johnson County Cattle War - the conflict which marks the dividing line betweem the old West , under the rule of the big cattle kings and the new We... View more info

Long Days and Short Nights a Century of Texas Ranching on the YO 1880-1980

By: Barrett Jr., Neal

Price: $157.25

Publisher: Mountain Home, TX, Y-O Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 039778

ISBN: 0878333150

Condition: Near Fine


192 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt stamped lettering on spine & gilt stamped lettering & illustration of long horn on the front cover, SIGNED by the author on the title page, light brown dj w/illustrated front cover and black lettering. The story of the YO Ranch that was started by a boy who was orphaned shortly after he and his family arrived in San Antonio in 1852. It is the story of success and failure, the Great Depression, droughts, and two World Wars. ... View more info

Long Days and Short Nights a Century of Texas Ranching on the YO 1880-1980

By: Barrett Jr., Neal

Price: $170.00

Publisher: Mountain Home, TX, Y-O Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Subjects

Seller ID: 040594

ISBN: 0878333150

Condition: Very Good+


192 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt stamped lettering on spine & gilt stamped lettering & illustration of long horn on the front cover, SIGNED by five Schreiner's on the ffep, light brown dj w/illustrated front cover and black lettering. The five signatures are of Charles, Charles , Walsh Jr., Gus and LA Schreiner. On the two Chas. unable to make out which ones they are, The story of the YO Ranch that was started by a boy who was orphaned shortly after he and hi... View more info

A Tenderfoot Kid on Gyp Water

By: Benedict, Carl Peters w/intro by Dobie, J. Frank

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, University of Nebraska Press: 1986

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 040411

Condition: Near Fine


xiv, 115 pp, glossy black-white SC wraps w/color illustration on the front cover. Book about what it was really like to be a cowboy in some ornery country checkered by canyons and gyp water springs. This is a reprint of the original 1943 edition published by Texas Folklore Society. Herd #238. This reference is for the first edition by the Texas Folk-lore Society. View more info

Tales from the Brush Country

By: Blackwell, Bunyan

Price: $16.15

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, Naylor Company: 1963

Seller ID: 051642

Condition: Very Good+


xi, (1), 183 pp, dark green cloth covered boards w/black illustration on fhe front cover and black letterin on the dj spine. dj yel-green-black illustration on the front cover and spine w/black and white photo of the author, on the rear panel of the dj . The book contains one story by J. Frank Dobie, one by O. Henry, one by Bogfoot Wallace and four stories by the author. The setting for the stories are during the great Depresiion, the place in the arid drought stric... View more info

Ozona Country

By: Bosworth, Allan R.

Price: $15.73

Publisher: New York, NY, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051664

Condition: Near Fine


xiv, 238 pp, black cloth covered boards w/silver and red lettering on the spine, dj orange w/black & red lettering and black & white photo on the front & black & white photo of author on the rear cover of the book. The book provides a portrait of an American community where ranching, oil and climate have created extraordinary wealth and a unique way of life. View more info

The Parker Ranch Of Hawaii: The Saga of a Ranch and a Dynasty

By: Brennan, Joseph Payne

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Honolulu, HI, Mutual Publishing: 2004

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 039709

ISBN: 1566476828

Condition: Very Good


xvii, [3], glossy yel SC w/green-black w/blu-green-brown-grey pictorial front cover. The book provides a picture of the ranch that it chronicles. It captures the life and times of the early settlers in Hawaiian history. View more info

Reminiscences of a Ranchman

By: Bronson, Edgar Beecher

Price: $67.58

Publisher: New York, NY, Doubleday, Page & Company: 1909

Edition: 2nd Impression

Seller ID: 050349

Condition: Good


314 pp, green clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering on the front cover & spine. The memoirs of a cowboy describing his tenderfoot's trails and his tribulations with the first herd that he trailed, his days on Deadman Ranch in Wyoming. Reprint by Doubleday of Herd #330, Howe B802, Graff #410, and Rader #498. missing ffep, slight wear to the corners, small rubbing spot on the rear panel fore edge View more info

Send Fresh Horses

By: Budd, Bob

Price: $25.46

Publisher: The Woodlands, TX, The Portfolio Publishing Company: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040139

ISBN: 0943255007

Condition: Very Good+


[8], 117 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine & front cover, yel dj w/red-brown-black lettering w/color illustrated front panel and color pictorial rear panel w/photos of the author and illustrator. Collection of twenty-six episodes in the life of today's modern cowboy. The author and illustrator, both from Wyoming, provide a sharp look at being a cowboy in today's world. View more info