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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

Come an' Get it : The Story of the old Cowboy Cook

By: Adams, Ramon F.

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1952

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 009148

Condition: Very Good+9


xi, 170 pp, quarterbound w/brown cloth boards w/simulated leather spine, gilt lettering on spine faded. Book dedicated to the story of the cowboy cook. Adams Herd 12 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 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-Guns #12. book several small insect stains on the fore edge, dj spine sunned, small chips along top edge of the front panel... View more info

Roy Rogers and Cowboy Toby #195

By: Beecher, Elizabeth

Price: $19.76

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon and Schuster: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035244

Condition: Very Good


unpaginated, quarterbound w/yel-red-blu-white-brown-tan color illustrated front panel w/gilt-brown spine. This is Roy Rogers and Trigger's third Golden Book appearance. They join with Toby Wilson to bring the reader a rodeo adventure. View more info

Gene Autry and Red Shirt

By: Beecher, Elizabeth

Price: $19.98

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon & Schuster: 1951

Seller ID: 037441

Condition: Good+


78 pp, yel boards w/dark blu illustration & lettering, color illustrated endpapers. A sandpiper book. The book is based on the famous Gene Autry series and was prepared fro the Young Readers' Library. Red Shirt had found a cougar cub who walked with a limp. Red Shirt is afraid Gene or his cowboy riders will see the cougar and shoot him. View more info

Calamity & Belle - Cowgirl Correspondence with Mementos and Illustrations

By: Bendall, Belle & Wronsky, Falamity

Price: $6.38

Publisher: Layton, UT, Gibbs Smith, Publishers: 1993

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 025820

ISBN: 0879055588

Condition: Very Good+


49 pp, black boards w/yel lettering, dj yel spine w/black lettering w/color illustrated front & back, Collection of cowgirl correspondence between Calamity and Belle. prev owner wrote on ffep, dj price-clipped. View more info

Shadow Range

By: Bishop, Curtis

Price: $18.49

Publisher: New York, NY, The Macmillan Company: 1947

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 029954

Condition: Very Good+


152 pp, red boards w/gilt lettering, dj color illustrated front & spine. Story is set in Texas in 1875. The cattle market is down and rustlers are killing cattle at night, & skinning them on the spot, taking away the only part that will bring cash on the market. Ben Anthony comes to the rancher's aid. The author lived most of his life in Texas and had written the ranges he wrote about. dj price-clipped, slight shelf wear bottom edge, small chips at corners of dj and rubbed on edge of dj hinge. View more info

So Wild a Dream

By: Blevins, Win

Price: $21.21

Publisher: New York, NY, Tom Doherty Associates, LLC: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 040523

Condition: Near Fine


398 pp, tan boards w/bronze lettering, SIGNED BY AUTHOR on the title page, dj brown spine w/wht lettering w/color illustrated front panel. Story of young man who left Pennsylvania for truly free American life. He goes west and lives in the wilderness and with the Indians. View more info

The Best Western Stories of Frank Bonham

By: Bonham, Frank and edited by Pronzini, Bill and Greenberg, Martin H.

Price: $15.26

Publisher: Athens, OH, Ohio University Press: 1989

Seller ID: 049792

ISBN: 0804009295

Condition: Very Good+


xviii, 269 pp, light brown clothcovered boards w/black lettering on the spine, dj black-and-white pictorial front panel w/red rear panel and spine w/white-black lettering on the spine. Collection of thirteen stories by Frank Bonham followed by a bibliography of books by Frank Bonham. dj small chips and tears on top & bottom of spine and upper corners, slight rubbing to the rear panel, some wrinkles on rear panel top edge by spine. View more info

Sunset Ghost towns of the West

By: Carter, William

Price: $12.75

Publisher: Menlo Park, CA, Lane Magazine & Book Company: 1971

Seller ID: 051747

ISBN: 0376053216

Condition: Very Good+


256 pp, black-green-brown papercovered boards w/color pictorial front & rear boards. A pictorial guide to towns and mining camps that opened the west. The book shows what some of the towns look like in 1970's Pev owner's name on the front pastedown, djrubed on corners and small tear on front top corner and top of the spine. dj rear panel has 3" tear on top edge. View more info

The Boys' Book of the West

By: Compiled by Hogeboom, Amy

Price: $14.88

Publisher: New York, NY, Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Company: 1949

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 049997

Condition: Good+


vii, 419 pp. brown clothcovered boards w/light tan lettering on the spine & front cover. Collection of stories about the Wild West, Indian Life, Covered Wagons and Trails, the Gold Rush, Pioneers and Heroes, Outlaws and Desperadoes, Ranch and Range, and the West Today. Some of the authors are Washington Irving, Chief Buffalo Child Long Lance, Stanley Vestal, John Neihardt, Frank Linderman, J. Frank Dobie, Mark Twain, Bret Harte, Vernon Quinn, Shannon Garst, William Raine, Walter Burns, Clarence Mulford, Will James, Andy Adams, Zane Grey, John Steinbeck and others. View more info

The Bright Feathers

By: Culp, John H.

Price: $11.86

Publisher: New York, NY, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1968

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 036779

Condition: Very Good


283 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, light brown dj w/black wraparound illustration w/dark brown-black lettering, brown-white illustrated map on the endpapers. The story of young three cowhands and their journey home from Kansas after a 600-mile two-month journey home after a cattle drive. dj price-clipped. View more info

The Cowboy A B C

By: Demarest, Chris L.

Price: $21.04

Publisher: New York, NY, DK Publishing, Inc.: 1999

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 050454

ISBN: 0789425092

Condition: Near Fine


unpaginated, glossy brown-blu-grey-green color illustrated boards w/wraparound illustration. The illustrations for the book were painted in watercolor. An alphabet book featuring words that are related to cowboys and their way of life, such as appaloosa and tumbleweed. View more info

The Cowboy A B C

By: Demarest, Chris L.

Price: $38.04

Publisher: New York, NY, DK Publishing, Inc.: 1999

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 051434

ISBN: 0789425092

Condition: Near Fine


unpaginated, glossy brown-blu-grey-green color illustrated boards & dj w/wraparound illustration. The illustrations for the book were painted in watercolor. An alphabet book featuring words that are related to cowboys and their way of life, such as appaloosa and tumbleweed. View more info

The Lone Ranger : Based on a Famous Character By Fran Striker

By: DuBois, Gaylord

Price: $14.88

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1936

Seller ID: 009656

Condition: Good


218 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/orange lettering & deco, illustrated endpapers. Based on the famous Lone Ranger character by Fran Striker. worn on the corners & edges. View more info

New Trails: Twenty-Three Original Stories of the West from Western Writers of America

By: Edited by Jakes, John and Greenber, Martin H.

Price: $9.78

Publisher: New York, NY, Doubleday: 1994

Seller ID: 049461

ISBN: 038546990X

Condition: Near Fine


ix, [3], 307 pp, quarterbound w/black papercovered boards w/black papercovered spine w/gilt lettering, glossy blu-white-tan dj w/wraparound color pictorial The book contains stories from sole of the older writers, Elmore Leonard and Elmer Kelton, but also several women writers and some stories about the Native Americans. Plus some of the stories are set in the contemporary West. View more info

Hank the Cowdog : It's a Dog's Life #3

By: Erickson, John R.

Price: $9.31

Publisher: Houston, TX, Maverick Books: 1990

Edition: 8th Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 039106

Condition: Near Fine


136 pp, glossy red SC wraps, SIGNED by the author w/date 11/2008. Duped into thinking the world is coming to an end Hank the Cowdog winds up in town f/some more adventures including getting in & out of a case of "soap hydrophobia". View more info

NEXT YEAR COUNTRY

By: Faber, Lorney, Illustrated by Photos

Price: $11.26

Publisher: Denver, CO: Forum Publishing Company, 1975:

Seller ID: 031085


Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Sm8vo from 7-1/2" to 8" Tall. 137 pp, brown imitation leather boards w/gilt lettering, dj blu-green-tan w/black lettering w/color wraparound pictorial. The true account of Lorney Faber's experiences on a Montana ranch. She describes the pleasures and hardships of a rancher's life; his pioneering spirit, his desire and his hopes. dj slight soiling, slight foxing to the edges, small tear top edge of back panel of the dj. View more info

North to Yesterday

By: Flynn, Robert w/foreword by Guthrie Jr., A. B.

Price: $11.01

Publisher: Fort Worth, TX, Texas Christian University Press: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 039343

ISBN: 0875650155

Condition: Very Good


[10], 338 pp, aqua-black-tan SC wraps w/black lettering and w/a black illustrated front panel, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on half ftitle page. Number four in the Texas Tradition series. Lampassas, alias Marvin Darsey, a cowpuncher and handyman turned storekeeper, who has seen the great cattle drives start from Texas for the railroad towns of Kansas. He dreamed for years of going along or trailing his own herd. He sells his store, and a Texas rancher lets him choose longhorns from the TExas brush. View more info