Schroeder's Book Haven

104 Michigan Avenue   League City, Texas   77573

info@BookHavenTexas.com

281-332-5226      800-894-5032

Your Full Service Bookstore

Visit our website:  www.BookHavenTexas.com


Western Americana   

Catalog Last Updated: 10/21/17 108 items.

This electronic catalog requires an Internet connection for ordering & sending email,
but it can be browsed offline or printed.
Info on Terms, Shipping  & Help are linked within this document.


Adams, Ramon F.   BURS UNDER THE SADDLE: A SECOND LOOK AT BOOKS AND HISTORIES OF THE WEST  
Norman: Univ. Oklahoma, 1964. 1st ed. 610 pages. Hardcover. Adams takes issue with historical inaccuracies found in many accounts of Texas and the West. An excellent resource.
VG/No Jacket. Stray marker on fore-edge, else a Near Fine copy. 1st stated. # B5375. $15.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Adams, Ramon.   THE OLD-TIME COWHAND  
New York: Macmillan, 1961. 1st ed. 354 pages. Hardcover. All about the cowboy, his tools, his work, his language, and his daily life. Stated first printing, NOT signed.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. All tips sharp, not worn. # B5477. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Adams, Clarence S. & Joan N.   RIDERS OF THE PECOS AND THE SEVEN RIVERS OUTLAWS  
Roswell NM: Old-Time Publications, 1990. 1st ed. 161 pages. Paperback. Stories of the Chisum ranches in New Mexico and Texas, and the people who lived and visited there. Bibliography and index. First printing, published by the authors.
VG/Wraps. Tight, with no wear or marks. Remains of a sticker inside front cover. # E1126. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Alter, Judy, & James Ward Lee.   ELMER KELTON: ESSAYS AND MEMORIES  
Fort Worth: Texas Christian Univ., 2011. 137 pages. Paperback. 0875654266 0-87565-426-6. Loving essays by friends, family, and associates for Texas's best loved author. Includes bibliography of his published works.
Near Fine/Wraps. Unread copies with small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0697. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Andrews, Ralph.   PHOTOGRAPHERS OF THE FRONTIER WEST: THEIR LIVES AND THEIR WORKS  
Seattle: Superior Publishing, 1965. 1st ed. 181 pages. Hardcover. 12 photographers and there work are featured in this book of b/w photos.
VG/Good+. Tight, no name or marks, square corners. Dj has wear on tips. # B6788. $10.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barker, Elliot S.   WHEN THE DOGS BARK 'TREED' (SIGNED)  
Portales, NM: Bishop Printing/Litho, 1975. Reprint. 209 pages. Hardcover. The great dustjacket is a hunt painting by Paul Phillips of Santa Fe. Based on the author's experience in 1930 working on the private Vermejo Park Hunting Club in the New Mexico mountains. Inscribed 'With all good wishes' and signed by the author. Map endpapers.
Near Fine/Good+. Clean, tight, owner name embossed on FEP. Bright dustjacket is rubbed along edges and spine ends. # B8661. $65.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Berger, Bruce.   HANGIN' ON: GORDON SNIDOW PORTRAYS THE COWBOY HERITAGE  
Flagstaff: Northland Press, 1980. 1st ed. 104 pages. Hardcover. 0873582667 0-87358-266-7. B/w photos by Linda Fry of a roundup in West Texas in which the artist, the author and she participated. 37 color plates of Snidow paintings and introduction by John Connally. Includes a description of the parties and auctions of the fifth annual Western Heritage Sale in Houston.
Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Price intact. # B4496. $65.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Blevins, Win.   DICTIONARY OF THE AMERICAN WEST: OVER 5,000 TERMS AND EXPRESSIONS FROM AARIGAA! TO ZOPILOTE  
Fort Worth: TCU Press, 2001. 1st ed. 429 pages. Paperback. 0875653731 0-87565-373-1. Words derived from the speech of the cultures who had a hand in peopling the West.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0694. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bower, Donald E.   THE AMERICAN WEST MARCH 1976 / VOLUME X, NUMBER 2  
Palo Alto: American West Publishing, 1973. 1st ed. 64 pages. Paperback. The Magazine of Western History. Biographical essays, nineteenth century bird's-eye views of California cities, nature in the Rockies, and 1883 expedition to the Grand Canyon.
VG/Wraps. Clean, firm, unmarked. Has a bump at spine foot. # B7074. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Boyd, Maurice.   KIOWA VOICES: MYTHS, LEGENDS AND FOLKTALES VOLUME II  
Fort Worth: TCU Press, 1983. 1st ed. 323 pages. Hardcover. 0912646764 0-912646-76-4. B/w photos and color and b/w drawings illustrate the legends and historical material. The author has interwoven Kiowa tribal myths with factual text to give a background for the tales. Footnotes, bibliography, and index. Collection and publication of this material was approved by the Kiowa Tribal Council. Black cloth-covered boards with red title on spine, blind-stamp title on front.
VG/No Jacket. New copies with small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, minor scuffing at corners and spine ends. No dustjacket. # E0615. $19.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Brady, Donald V.   THE THEATRE IN EARLY EL PASO 1881-1905  
El Paso: Texas Western Press, 1966. 1st ed. 40 pages. Paperback.
X-Lib VG/Wraps. Former library copy with stamps & marks. A clean, solid copy. # B3725. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Breihan, Carl W.   OUTLAWS OF THE OLD WEST: THE STARTLING STORY OF THE WEST'S MOST NOTORIOUS BADMEN  
New York: Bonanza Books, 1957. Reprint. 224 pages. Hardcover. Violent history of Western lawlessness.
VG/Good+. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj is worn at tips. # B7561. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Brophy, Frank Cullen.   ARIZONA SKETCH BOOK  
Phoenix: AMPCO, 1952. 1st ed. 310 pages. Hardcover. Historical sketches from all eras of Arizona's history. Map endpapers. Bibliography.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj has half-inch tear front near spine. # B4557. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Brown, Robert L.   AN EMPIRE OF SILVER: A HISTORY OF THE SAN JUAN SILVER RUSH  
Caldwell: Caxton Printers: Idaho, 1965. 1st ed. 328 pages. Hardcover. History of southwestern Colorado, from early Indian inhabitants, through the silver mining boom, to modern-day ghost towns. Many hostoric and contemporary b/w photos. Map endpapers. Dark blue cloth with silver titles.
Near Fine/Good. Clean, tight, unmarked. Nice square corners. Dustjacket has several small tears and a triangle loss at upper front corner. # B8169. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bryant, H. Stafford.   GEORGIAN LOCOMOTIVE  
New York: Weathervane, 1962. 1st ed. 89 pages. Hardcover. 0517172666 0-517-17266-6. History & b/w photos of steam locomotives in the South & Southwest, before diesel & streamlining brought them to an end.
VG/VG. Corners lightly bumped, Dj has 1/2" tear bottom front near fold. # A4145. $8.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bullock, Alice.   LIVING LEGENDS OF THE SANTA FE COUNTRY  
Santa Fe: Sunstone Press, 1978. 2nd ed. 125 pages. Paperback. 0913270067 0-913270-06-7. A pictorial guidebook for those looking for the strange and wonderful in the "Land of Enchantment". Map and B/w photos.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. No spine crease. # B0849. $6.25     Inquire Now  
Calleros, Cleofas.   EL PASO'S MISSIONS AND INDIANS  
El Paso: Cleofas Calleros, 1953. 56 pages. Paperback. Pamphlet on the early Spanish missions San Elizario, Ysleta, Soccorro, Our Lady of Guadalupe and others, the Tigua and other tribes. B/w photos, with bold ink drawings by Jos‚ Cisneros. Printing by McMath Company.
Near Fine/Wraps. Slight foxing to covers. # A4828. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Clay, Willard, & Larry Ulrich.   OREGON  
Issaquah, WA: Sammamish Press, 1987. 94 pages. Hardcover. 0942381017 0-942381-01-7. 94 full page color photos pay tribute to the State of Oregon and it's rich scenic diversity.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, very firm, no name or marks. Dj has a half-inch mended tear on lower back. # B7929. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Clissold, Stephen.   THE SEVEN CITIES OF CˇBOLA  
New York: Clarkson Potter, 1962. 191 pages. Hardcover. History of exploration in the Southwest U.S. by early Spanish conquistadors Coronado, de Vaca, De Soto in search of cities of gold. B/w illustrations.
X-Lib Fair/No Jacket. Former library copy, stamps spine mark. Front cover discolored. A solid working copy. # A0079. $4.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Coffin, Morse H.   THE BATTLE OF SAND CREEK  
Austin: Morrison, 1965. 1st ed. 40 pages. Hardcover. Edited, with introduction and notes by Alan W. Farley. 1/300 copies published on fine heavy stock by Morrison. Letters to the Colorado Sun detailing the fights against the Indians by the Third Colorado Volunteer Cavalry. B/w vintage photos of many of the named participants. Rose-tan cloth-covered boards with bright gilt titles on front and spine.
Fine/No Jacket. New old stock from our archives. New condition. # B9569. $80.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Craze, Sophia.   FREDERIC REMINGTON  
New York: Knickerbocker Press, 1999. Reprint. 112 pages. Paperback. 1577150791 1-57715-079-1. Contains 67 color plates and 25 b/w illustrations showing some of the finest Remington paintings, drawings, and sculptures. Over 14 inches tall, produced with french flaps.
VG/Wraps. Tight, no nameor marks, but has been read. # B9755. $5.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Davis, Richard Harding.   THE WEST FROM A CAR WINDOW  
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1892. 243 pages. Hardcover. Travelog of essays, vintage photos, and illustrations by Frederic Remington and others. Blue cloth-covered boards with bright silver titles and decoration.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, square, clean, with owner bookplate inside front board and small pencil note dated 1944 on FEP. Spine ends are a little softened, corners are sharp. # B8385. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dawson, .   CIVIL WAR AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE WEST, CATALOGUE 298  
Los Angeles: Dawson's Book Shop, 1955. 72 pages. Hardcover. Catalogue of California bookstore makes excellent bibliography for Civil War and Western Americana books. First published in soft cover as three part series of catalogues, here together in dark blue hardcover.
Fine/No Jacket. No wear, no marks. # B9746. $28.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dimsdale, Thomas J.   VIGILANTES OF MONTANA: OR POPULAR JUSTICE IN THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS  
Butte, Montana: McKee Printing Co., 1950. Revised ed. 269 pages. Paperback. A truthful and colorful record of chasing bad men, and life in the mining camps of the early West. B/w photos and folding map of the area of action. Cover depicts a hanging about to happen. There is no title on the spine.
Good+/Wraps. Firm, no name or marks. Scuffed on corners and edges. Half-inch piece of lower spine missing. # B9475. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dobie, J.Frank.   GUIDE TO LIFE AND LITERATURE OF THE SOUTHWEST WITH A FEW OBSERVATIONS  
Dallas: SMU Press, 1943. 1st ed. 111 pages. Paperback. Twenty-four b/w illustrations by various western artists. In blue wrappers with black title and drawing.
VG/Wraps. Tight, no name or writing. Spine tips worn. Cover edges darkened. # B6954. $6.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dobie, J. Frank.   LIFE AND LITERATURE OF THE SOUTHWEST: REVISED AND ENLARGED IN BOTH KNOWLEDGE AND WISDOM  
Dallas: SMU Press, 1958. Reprint. 222 pages. Hardcover. 19 illustrations by various artists from other books. Can serve as a guide to what to read to know the American Southwest.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Tan linen without title. Sharp corners. # B5407. $6.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dobie, J. Frank.   THE MUSTANGS  
New York: Bramhall House, 1952. Reprint. 376 pages. Hardcover. Jacket design, color frontispeice and b/w drawings by Charles Banks Wilson. History, legend, and folklore of the wild horses of the Southwest.
VG/Good. Clean,solid copy. Owner embossed stamp on front free endpaper. Dustjacket only good, with edgewear and short tears. # B9160. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Downie, William.   HUNTING FOR GOLD: WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY ROBERT BECKER  
Palo Alto: American west Publishing, 1971. Reprint. 412 pages. Hardcover. 0910118221 0-910118-22-1. Reminisences of personalexperience and research in the early days of the Pacific Coast from Alaska to Panama. Facsimile reprint of the 1893 original, with the addition of an index.
Near Fine/VG. Tight, unmarked, no wear on book. Dj has some edge-chipping. # B6750. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dunn, Jr., J.P.   MASSACRES OF THE MOUNTAINS: A HISTORY OF THE INDIAN WARS OF THE FAR WEST 1815-1875  
New York: Archer House, 1958. Reprint. 669 pages. Hardcover. Clean, tight, straight, and unmarked. Corners sharp. Contains 110 b/w illustrations. Dj has color rubbed in some areas of the spine. Price sticker ghost on front flap.
VG/VG. # B3555. $7.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ensminger, M.E.   STOCKMAN'S HANDBOOK, 4TH EDITION 1970  
Danville, IL: The Interstate, 1970. 4th ed. 957 pages. Hardcover. The indispensible guide for ranchers and dairymen. The 1970 edition, collect them all !
Good+/No Jacket. # B2453. $9.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Euler, Robert C.   THE PAIUTE PEOPLE  
Phoenix: Indian Tribal Series, 1972. Limited ed. 106 pages. Paperback. Limited edition # 9285 of 15,000 numbered copies signed by the Tribal Chairman, Bill Tom. History of the tribe, b/w & color photos. Medal not included.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. No wear. Spine sunned. # A6735. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Faulk, Odie B.   DESTINY ROAD - THE GILA TRAIL & THE OPENING OF THE SOUTHWEST  
New York: Oxford Univ., 1973. 1st ed. 232 pages. Hardcover. 0195017102 0-19-501710-2. History of the Gila Trail, stretching from El Paso to California which led to the opening of the Southwest. 50 b/w photos.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Edges foxed, slightly darkened. No wear. # B5709. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Field, Matthew C.   PRAIRIE AND MOUNTAIN SKETCHES  
Norman: Univ. Oklahoma, 1957. 1st ed. 239 pages. Hardcover. Number 23 in the American Exploration and Travel Series. Account of group traveling to the West for pleasure in 1843, and their adventures. Taken from diaries, letters, and articles published in the New Orleans Picayune and St. Louis Revielle.
Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives. Dustjacket is price-clipped. # B9031. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Field, Matthew, & John E. Sunder, ed.   MATT FIELD ON THE SANTA FE TRAIL  
Norman: Univ. Oklahoma, 1960. 1st ed. 322 pages. Hardcover. Number 29 in the American Exploration and Travel Series. Collected by Clyde and Mae Reed Porter. Edited, and with introduction and notes by John E. Sunder. Adventures in 1839, taken from Field's journals and 85 articles later published in the New Orleans Picayune.
Fine/Near Fine. New old stock from our archives. Dustjacket is price-clipped. and spine is slightly faded. No wear or marks on book. # B9051. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fox, Richard K.   BELLA STARR, THE BANDIT QUEEN: OR THE FEMALE JESSE JAMES, A FACSIMILE REPRODUCTION  
Austin: Steck Co., 1960. Reprint. 64 pages. Hardcover. Facsimile of the 1889 original with the addition of a section of b/w photos and a section of color plates by Elizabeth Rice Bauknight. Publisher preface for this edition by R.H. Porter, and 10 pages of original publisher advertisements. Includes slipcase and glassine Dj. Pink paper, pink boards, pink slipcase.
Near Fine. Tight, unmarked. Book spine faded, some foxing on spine and on slipcase. No wear. # B7378. $38.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Glasscock, C.B.   MAN-HUNT: BANDITS AND THE SOUTHERN PACIFIC  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1929. Reprint. 294 pages. Hardcover. True stories of chasing train robbers in the West in the late 19th century. B/w photos. Blue cloth-covered boards with black tiles.
VG/No Jacket. Firm binding, no name or marks. Spine is tanned. Corners sharp, spine tips softened. # B9485. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Goddard, Pliny Earle.   INDIANS OF THE SOUTHWEST (HANDBOOK SERIES, NO. 2)  
New York: Am. Museum Natural Hist., 1913. 191 pages. Paperback. Early reports on archaeological findings in the southwest. B/w photos. Fold out map in fine condition.
VG/Wraps. Spine paper chipped, torn. Interior is quite nice, no marks. # B5035. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Goodwin, Wilder.   THE UP GRADE  
Boston: Little, Brown, 1910. Reprint. 321 pages. Leather. Ex-library copy in a 1/4 leather library bindng. Dark blue-green cloth with dark brown spine. Former Carnegie Library bookplate.
X-Lib Good+/No Jacke. Ex-library, some wear top/bottom of spine, foxing. # B4102. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Green, Ben K.   THE VILLAGE HORSE DOCTOR: WEST OF THE PECOS  
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1978. Reprint. 308 pages. Hardcover. 0394429222 0-394-42922-2. Horse trader deluxe Ben Green tells of his days practicing veterinary medicine in West Texas. Pencil sketches by Lorence Bjorklund. Stated first.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight, square, unmarked. Dustjacket is price clipped. # B8281. $22.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Greene, A. C.   900 MILES ON THE BUTTERFIELD TRAIL  
Denton: Univ. North Texas, 1994. 1st ed. 293 pages. Hardcover. 0929398734 0-929398-73-4. Map endpapers. Retracing on the ground and in literature the route of Butterfield Overland Mail service.
Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives. # B5424. $27.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
H.M. Gousha, & Standard Oil California.   PHOENIX: STREET AND VICINITY MAP (1962) PREPARED FOR STANDARD OIL OF CALIFORNIA  
Chicago: H.M. Gousha, 1962. Map. Chevron folded street map of Phoenix from 1962. Light yellowing, else appears to be an unused copy. A snapshot of roadways 50 years ago.
Near Fine/No Jacket. # B5417. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Haines, Francis.   APPALOOSA: THE SPOTTED HORSE IN ART & HISTORY  
Austin: U.T. Press, 1963. 1st ed. 103 pages. Hardcover. A history of the breed & illustrations of works appearing in exhibition at the Amon Carter Museum. B/w & color illustrations.
Near Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives with light edge foxing. No marks or wear on book or dustjacket. # B7410. $120.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hamilton, Wade.   GUN LOBOS  
New York: Arcadia House, 1952. 224 pages. Hardcover. Good old-time cowboy adventure fiction set in the Montana Territory.
VG/Fair. Dustjacket edgeworn with chips and short tears. Book is nice. # A4903. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Harris, Benjamin Butler.   THE GILA TRAIL: THE TEXAS ARGONAUTS AND THE CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH  
Norman: Univ. Oklahoma, 1984. Reprint. 175 pages. Paperback. 0806118822 0-8061-1882-2. Twelve b/w illustrations and map. Harris traveled to the California gold mines with the Duval party arriving there September 29, 1849, and later wrote his memoirs of the trip and life in California. Volume 31 in The American Exploration and Travel Series.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Rubbed silver on back from another book. # B5497. $9.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hayes, Anna Hansen.   BUCKSKIN AND SMOKE  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1971. 1st ed. 119 pages. Hardcover. 0811104273 0-8111-0427-3. From our decades-old never sold stock...a new book. Depicting family life on the Idaho frontier, thinly disguised as fiction.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. No wear on book or Dj. Dj price-clipped. # B4209. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Herself, .   LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF CALAMITY JANE  
No Place: No Publisher Stated, No Date. 7 pages. Paperback. Facsimile of circa 1896 original. Tan cover, stapled booklet manufactured to look old. See Adams Sixguns 329. There is no date and no place of publication. 16.5 cm tall. 7 page edition.
VG/Wraps. Bottom edge of fron cover soot-darkened. # B9072. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hooten, Christopher.   WANTED: THE GREATEST COWBOY POET  
Mason, Texas: Late Stage Productions, 1995. 1st ed. 112 pages. Paperback. 0964689405 0-9646894-0-5. Illustrated with drawings by Jody Lange. 43 poems from a cowboy's heart.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. No wear. # B5579. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Horgan, Paul.   JOSIAH GREGG AND HIS VISION OF THE EARLY WEST  
New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1979. 1st ed. 116 pages. Hardcover. 0374180172 0-374-18017-2. Horgan presents a biographical sketch of Gregg, author of Commerce of the Prairies, and a major figure in the opening of the early west.
Fine/Good+. DJ has light wear. # B4372. $4.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Humphrey, William.   AH, WILDERNESS: THE FRONTIER IN AMERICAN LITERATURE  
El Paso: Texas Western Press, 1977. 1st ed. 30 pages. Paperback. 0874040574 0-87404-057-4. Number Two in the Literature Series of the University of Texas at El Paso. Stapled pamphlet being a bBrief essay on influence of the frontier on writers and readers. Frontispiece illustration by Jose Cisneros. Typo in ISBN on copyright page. Somewhat scarce.
VG/Wraps. Slight fading around edges, light crease on cover. # B9423. $26.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hunter, Jr., Wilson.   CANYON DE CHELLY: THE CONTINUING STORY  
Las Vegas: KC Publications, 2004. Revised ed. 48 pages. Paperback. 0887141455 0-88714-145-5. Color photos throughout. History and what to see at the National Monument. .
Fine/Wraps. Crisp, no wear or marks. # E1313. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
James, John.   MY EXPERIENCE WITH INDIANS  
Austin: Gammel's Book Shop, 1925. 147 pages. Hardcover. Somewhat scarce first person account of life on the Texas frontier in Johnson & Wise counties in the 1860s-1870s, and in Oklahoma among the Choctaw in the 1880s. James became a teacher and taught Indians in territorial schools. Much on their customs & religion, and the author shows much respect for their lifestyle which he saw endangered by the White Man. B/w photos. Appendix with notable Indian speeches by Black Hawk and other leaders through history. SixGuns 1153; Graff 2192; Rader 2060; Burrs 213.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Nice copy, sharp, no names or marks. Balck cloth with gilt lettering. # B6952. $575.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jennings, James R.   THE FREIGHT ROLLED  
San Antonio: Naylor, 1969. 1st ed. 99 pages. Hardcover. 0811102866 0-8111-0286-6. A factual account of freight haulers operating in Apache country, movings goods from Holbrook, Arizona south to Fort Apache. Based on the author's own experiences and other firsthand recollections.
Near Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives, light foxing top edge. # A1578. $26.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Johnson, William Weber.   KELLY BLUE  
College Station: Texas A & M, 1979. Reprint. 175 pages. Hardcover. 0890960739 0-89096-073-9. With a forward by Tom Lea, this biography of a colorful & varied career in the American West, is the story of H.O. "Cowboy" Kelly who's nostalgic paintings are a memorial to a vanished time in the West.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Page edges lightly foxed, small faint spot on dj. A tight copy. # B7479. $12.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Josephy, Alvin M.   NOW THAT THE BUFFALO'S GONE: A STUDY OF TODAY'S AMERICAN INDIANS  
Norman: Univ. Oklahoma, 1989. Reprint. 301 pages. Paperback. Study of the issues affecting Native Americans in modern times: Racis,land and mineral rights, fishing & hunting claims, sovereignty and self-determination.
Fine/Wraps. # B4150. $4.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Karolevitz, Robert F.   DOCTORS OF THE OLD WEST: A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF MEDICINE ON THE FRONTIER  
Seattle: Superior Publishing, 1967. 1st ed. 192 pages. Hardcover. Vintage b/w photos and illustrations throughout. Index.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dustjacket is p[rice-clipped, with a hint of wear. # B8865. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Keleher, William A.   THE MAXWELL LAND GRANT: A NEW MEXICO ITEM  
Albuquerque: Univ. New Mexico, 1983. Reprint. 166 pages. Paperback. 0826306780 0-8263-0678-0.
Near Fine/Wraps. Light foxing on edges, o/w fine. New book from our old stock. # B2764. $15.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kelton, Elmer.   SLAUGHTER  
New York: Doubleday, 1992. 1st ed. 369 pages. Hardcover. 0385248946 0-385-24894-6. Collision of lifeways of Indian and white men on the Llano Estacado.
VG/VG. Clean, firm. Sharp corners. Previous owner monogram embossed on FEP and half-title. Bright Dj has wear at tips. # B7281. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Knibbs, Henry Herbert.   SUNDOWN SLIM  
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1915. 1st ed. 357 pages. Hardcover. Western fiction illustrated by Anton Fischer with color frontis and three additional b/w plates. Dark red cloth-covered boards with gilt titles and patch decoration.
VG/No Jacket. Hinges and binding firm, corners square, spine ends worn. No name or marks. Old bookstore sticker inside back board. # E1189. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Krause, Herbert, & Gary D. Olson.   CUSTER'S PRELUDE TO GLORY  
Sioux Falls, SD: Brevet Press, 1974. Hardcover. 0884980189 0-88498-018-9. Newspaper accounts and personal memoirs tell the story of Custer's 1874 expedition to the Black Hills.
Fine/VG. Book remains sealed in publisher's shrinkwrap, so never read. Two small areas of damage to shrinkwrap along top edge of front board have permitted tiny nick at dustjacket spine and tear/chip on edge. # B9554. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
L'Amour, Louis.   BRIONNE  
New York: Bantam Books, 1985. Reprint. 133 pages. Hardcover. 0553062761 0-553-06276-1. First printing in the Louis L'Amour Collection. Brown leatherette with gilt title and facsimile L'Amour signature on front.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no marks, no wear. # B7252. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
L'Amour, Louis.   THE BROKEN GUN  
New York: Bantam Books, 1985. Reprint. 135 pages. Hardcover. 0553062778 0-553-06277-8. First printing in the Louis L'Amour Collection. Brown leatherette with gilt title and facsimile L'Amour signature on front.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no marks, no wear. # B7248. $8.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
L'Amour, Louis.   THE KEY-LOCK MAN  
New York: Bantam Books, 1986. Reprint. 135 pages. Hardcover. 0553062875 0-553-06287-5. First printing in the Louis L'Amour Collection. Brown leatherette with gilt title and facsimile L'Amour signature on front.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no marks, no wear. # B7247. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
L'Amour, Louis.   THE MOUNTAIN VALLEY WAR  
New York: Bantam Books, 1986. Reprint. 168 pages. Hardcover. 0553062832 0-553-06283-2. First printing in the Louis L'Amour Collection. Brown leatherette with gilt title and facsimile L'Amour signature on front.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no marks, no wear. # B7251. $9.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lambda Alpha - Wichita State, .   LAMBDA ALPHA JOURNAL, VOLUME 32, 2002  
Wichita, KS: Lambda Alpha Honor Soc., 2002. 80 pages. Paperback. Journal of the organization, with 5 articles: Teotihuacan Urban Design by Rosner; Migration Models for Clovis by Byrd; Human Rights & Rights on Female Genital Mutilation by Digan; Science, Politics and the Human Genome by Ramsey; Starving in Silence: Food Refusal as Social Protest by Yoder.
Fine/Wraps. Fine, with no marks. # B6927. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Levite, George.   BY GEORGE! FOR LILLY  
Norman: M & G, 1987. Reprint. 60 pages. Paperback. 0961863404 0-9618634-0-4. The stories of two generations of storekeepers who started business in 1903 in the new town of Apache, Oklahoma Territory. Signed by the editors, who are the daughters & grand-daughters of the businessmen.
Good/Wraps. Cover has tape damage. # A4528. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mangan, Frank.   EL PASO IN PICTURES  
Fort Worth: Texas Christian Univ., 2007. Reprint. 173 pages. Hardcover. 0875653480 0-87565-348-0. Beginning with drawings & woodcuts, and continuing with over 260 b/w photos, this book tells the story of life at the Pass from early man to 1970. B/w photos. Signed by the author on the half-title page.
Near Fine/Fine. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper and top edge, else Fine. # E0627. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McCarty, John L.   MAVERICK TOWN: THE STORY OF OLD TASCOSA (SIGNED)  
Norman: Univ. Oklahoma, 1946. 1st ed. 277 pages. Hardcover. Excellent history of the wild west cowtown in Oldham Country in the Texas Panhandle. Much on outlaws and gunfighters including Billy the Kid, Boot Hill Cemetery, cattlemen including Goodnight, Chisum and Littlefield. B/w photos, chapter decorations by Harold D. Bugbee. SIGNED by the author.
Good+/Poor. Hinges firm, owner name. Dustjacket fairly ragged with parts of spine and all edges showing losses. # B8717. $23.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McDermott, editor, John Francis.   THE FRONTIER RE-EXAMINED  
Urbana: Univ. Illinois, 1967. 1st ed. 192 pages. Hardcover. Collection of thirteen papers which re-examine a wide range of events central to nineteenth century life. Much on the fur trade, western trails, myth and literature of the West. Sticker ghost on FEP.
Near Fine/Good+. Dj PC, foxed, not worn. Book crisp, tight, clean. No name or marks. # A1675. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McElhaney, Lola.   EXPLORE MOAB'S HISTORY  
Moab, UT: Times-Indepentent, 2015. 1st ed. 30 pages. Paperback. Eight stories about the history of Moab, Grand County, Utah, from the ElkMountain Mission in 1855 to the Uranium Boom of the 1950s with b/w historical photos. Stapled pamphlet.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # E0162. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McGlashen, C.F.   HISTORY OF THE DONNER PARTY: A TRAGEDY OF THE SIERRA  
San Francisco: A. Carlisle & Co., 1929. 15th ed. 261 pages. Hardcover. Dark green with black titles on front. Story of the ill-fated expedition.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, firm, a few numbers inked on FEP, o/w unmarked. Sharp corners. One inch tear near hinge at bottom of title page. # B2331. $18.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McKenney, Thomas L., & James Hall.   THE INDIAN TRIBES OF NORTH AMERICA WITH BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES AND ANECDOTES OF THE PRINCIPAL CHIEFS (3-VOLUME SET)  
Edinburgh: John Grant, 1933. 1st ed. 1255 pages. Hardcover. Solid three-volume set, printed 1933-1934; 442, 458 & 355 pages with 123 full-page color plates and 2 fold-out maps. In blue coth with gilt lettering and blindstamped cover.
VG/No Jacket. Some silverfishing on spines, minor bruise to two corners. A clean and solid set which appears to have seen little handling. # B4689. $675.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McLuhan, T.C.   DREAM TRACKS: THE RAILROAD AND THE AMERICAN INDIAN 1890-1930  
New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1985. 1st Am. ed. 208 pages. Hardcover. 0810908352 0-8109-0835-2. Illustrated throughout in color and b/w with photographs from the William E. Kopplin Collection.
Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives. # B7477. $15.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McMurtrie, Douglas.   PIONEER PRINTING IN NEBRASKA  
Springfield, IL: Natl. Printer Journalist, 1. Limited ed. 4 pages. NewsP. Withdrawn from Rosenberg Library in Galveston many years ago. Mounted in a hardcover library folio which has protected it. 200 copies were reprinted from the National Printer Journalist for January 1932. Card affixed to the folio notes donation to the library by the author March 31, 1932.
X-Lib NF/No Jacket. Has number, date of acquisition, and Withdrawn stamped on third page. # B2745. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McMurtry, Larry.   TELEGRAPH DAYS  
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2006. 8 discs. Aud-CD. 0743554515 0-7435-5451-5. A big saga full of life, love, shootings, real Western heroes and villains. Read by Annie Potts on eight CDs. Unabridged, run time 10 hours.
Fine. CDs, folders, and box all in fine condition with no wear. # B8055. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Means, Florence and Carl.   THE SILVER FLEECE: A STORY OF THE SPANISH IN NEW MEXICO  
Philadelphia: John C. Winston, 1950. 1st ed. 213 pages. Hardcover. From the publisher's Land of the Free Series. Illustrated by Edwin L. Schmidt. Seventeenth century Spanish and Indians fought for possesion of the Valley of the Rio Grande.
Good+/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked, first printing. Edges foxed. No Dj. # B6881. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Moore, John M. (Tex).   THE WEST  
Wichita Falls: Wichita Printing Co., 1935. 1st ed. 147 pages. Hardcover. Begins with the author's 19th-century boyhood, then tells about the cattle trails. Good bit concerning Billy the Kid and the Lincoln County War, and the Custer Indian fight. Blue cloth-covered boards with gilt title on front, no title on spine. A few b/w illustrations. SixGuns 1538; Herd 1569; Graff 2882; Rader 2436.
VG/No Jacket. Tight,clean, no owner name or marks. Spine ends and corners are rubbed. # B8400. $48.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Morehead, William L.   THE PALEFACE'S NECKLACE  
New York: Vantage Press, 1986. 1st ed. 167 pages. Hardcover. 0533067944 0-533-06794-4. Historical fiction set on the American frontier in the early 1800s. SIGNED & INSCRIBED to a library by the author.
X-Lib NF/Near Fine. Former library copy, minimal markings. A clean, solid copy. # B3797. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Nordyke, Lewis.   GREAT ROUNDUP: THE STORY OF TEXAS AND SOUTHWESTERN COWMEN  
New York: Castle Books, 2001. Reprint. 288 pages. Hardcover. 0785813187 0-7858-1318-7. Casle Books reprint of the 1955 original. B/w photos and numerous drawings by H.D. Bugbee, including two different illustrations for the endpapers. Indexed.
Fine/Fine. A beautiful copy. # B8314. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Norris, Frank.   THE OCTOPUS: THE EPIC OF WHEAT, A STORY OF CALIFORNIA  
Garden City: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1901. 1st ed. 652 pages. Hardcover. Norris' saga about California wheat farmers and their conflict with the monopolstic railroads which held them and this basic commodity ransom. 1st edition, first issue, with the colophon of the Press of J.J. Little on the copyright page.
Good+/No Jacket. Covers have light edgewear, spine ends softened. # B9366. $125.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Page, Thomas.   SAN FRANCISCO  
Geneva: Minerva, 1977. 112 pages. Hardcover. 0517241153 0-517-24115-3. Hundreds of color photos taken throughout the city and text by Thomas Page. White cloth covered boards in a pictorial Dj with the Golden Gate in the foreground. Clean, tight, no marks or wear. Scattered fox
Fine/Fine. New book from our very old stock recently pulled from storage. # B0587. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Poe, John W.   THE TRUE STORY OF THE KILLING OF BILLY THE KID (NOTORIOUS NEW MEXICO OUTLAW)  
Los Angeles: Brininstool, 1923. Limited ed. 15 pages. Paperback. This is number 135 of 250 copies privately printed. Includes authenticity statement from Poe. The pamphlet was bound into hardcover for the Rosenberg Library. Black cloth covered boards with red leather title block on front containing brighr gilt title. B/w photos of Poe, Pat Garrett, and Billy the Kid.
X-Lib Fair/Wraps. Water stain throughout. Owner bookplate, library pocket and library marks. Pamphlet cover nearly detatched. # B9577. $105.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Porter, Eliot.   INTIMATE LANDSCAPES: PHOTOGRAPHS BY ELIOT PORTER  
New York: Metropolitan Museum Art, 1979. 143 pages. Hardcover. 0870992090 0-87099-209-0. Renown photographer Eliot Porter presents 55 full-page color plates, showing the diversity of the nature. 9.8 x 13 inch format. In taupe silk cloth covers with photograph pastedown on front cover.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Spine and top 3/4 inch of front board slightly sun-faded. Otherwise a sharp, unmarked copy. # B8665. $80.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Powell, Lawrence Clark.   SOUTHWEATERN BOOK TRAILS: A READER'S GUIDE TO THE HEARTLAND OF NEW MEXICO AND ARIZONA  
Albuquerque: Horn & Wallace, 1963. 1st ed. 91 pages. Hardcover. Interesting in itself, this volume can serve as a guide to reading and collecting books about the Southwest.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked save for the author's signature. No wear. # B6916. $28.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Powell, Lawrence Clark.   SOUTHWEST CLASSICS  
Pasadena: Ward Richie Press, 1975. Reprint. 370 pages. Paperback. 037807752X 0-378-07752-X. Essays on the books and their writers of the creative literature of the arid lands of the American Southwest.
Fine/Wraps. New old stock from our archives. # B6918. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Prewit, Mary Nabors.   WEST OF THE PECOS RODEO & WESTERN ART SHOW/SALE SOUVENIR PROGRAM  
Pecos, Texas: West of the Pecos Rodeo, 1983. 1st ed. 96 pages. Wraps. Souvenir Program of the Centennial Rodeo of the World's first rodeo, held June 30 to July 4, 1983 at Pecos, Texas.
Near Fine/Wraps. # A5331. $6.75     Inquire Now  
Raymond, Dora Neill.   CAPTAIN LEE HALL OF TEXAS  
Norman: Univ. Oklahoma, 1982. Reprint. 350 pages. Hardcover. 0806100869 0-8061-0086-9. Well-researched biography of Ranger Capt. Hall who helped break up the Taylor-Sutton feud and was involved in the killing of Sam Bass and capturing King Fisher. Both O. Henry and Frederick Remington would come to know and write of him. B/w photos, index. 2nd printing. BTB 167; SixGuns 1827.
VG/VG. Our archive copy, dj spine is sun faded, bit of foxing to pages edges. # B3422. $10.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Renner, Frederick G.   CHARLES M. RUSSELL: PAINTINGS, DRAWINGS, AND SCULPTURE IN THE AMON CARTER MUSEUM  
Austin: U.T. Press, 1972. Reprint. 148 pages. Hardcover. 0292736223 0-292-73622-3. A fine work on the life and art of Charles M. Russell. Captured are his works on paper, canvas, and in sculpture. 36 color and 223 b/w plates. 11.25 x 11.75 inch format. In dark charcoal cloth with gilt spine lettering. Six pounder.
Near Fine/Good+. Dustjacket has white speckles, where it had stuck to other copies in storage, else VG. Book is Fine, clean, tight, unmarked, with no wear. # B7502. $32.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Rickey, Don.   WAR IN THE WEST: THE INDIAN CAMPAIGNS  
Fort Collins, CO: Old Army Press, 1956. 37 pages. Paperback. Story of the Indian Wars lasting untill the early 1890s. Includes a page of bibliographic listings.
Fine/Wraps. No marks or wear. # B9079. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Siringo, Chas. A.   HISTORY OF "BILLY THE KID": A FACSIMILE REPRODUCTION  
Austin: Steck-Vaughn, 1967. Reprint. 142 pages. Hardcover. Facsimile edition of Siringo's 1920 paperback on the notorious young outlaw. SixGuns 2028. This edition has an introduction by Charles D. Peavy.
Near Fine/No Jacket. New book from our archives, but has light foxing on the white boards and edges of text block. # B9737. $50.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Siringo, Chas. A.   TWO EVIL ISMS: PINKERTONISM AND ANARCHISM, A FACSIMILE REPRODUCTION  
Austin: Steck-Vaughn, 1967. Reprint. 110 pages. Hardcover. Facsimile edition of Siringo's 1915 paperback diatribe against the Pinkerton's National Detective Agency. This edition has an introduction by Charles D. Peavy detailing Siringo's problems getting it published.
VG/No Jacket. New old stock, but has some light foxing on the white boards and edges of text block. # B9738. $50.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sonnichsen, C. L.   THE LAUGHING WEST: HUMOROUS WESTERN FICTION, PAST AND PRESENT AN ANTHOLOGY  
Chicago: Swallow Press, 1988. Reprint. 300 pages. Hardcover. 0804009015 0-8040-0901-5.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B0744. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Spring, Agnes Wright.   BUFFALO BILL AND HIS HORSES  
Fort Collins, CO: B & M Printing Co., 1953. Reprint. 24 pages. Paperback. Reprinted from the 1948 Livestock Annual of Western Farm Life. A stapled pamphlet in green card covers. B/w photos of Buffalo Bill with many of his show horses.
Near Fine/Wraps. Staples shiny, no wear, but tiny coffee splash on front and same on back. This copy has an address label inside front cover from the Buffalo Bill Museum. # B7738. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stacey, Joseph.   ARIZONA HIGHWAYS APRIL 1974 VOL. L NO. 4  
Phoenix, AZ: Arizona Highway Dept, 1974. 48 pages. Paperback. Articles on resorts and recreation in The Valley of the Sun, and the art of William Witaker. Color and b/w illustrations.
VG/Wraps. Firm, clean, unmarked. Lightly rubbed on spine. # B7076. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stacey, Joseph.   ARIZONA HIGHWAYS OCTOBER 1972 VOL. XLVIII NO. 10  
Phoenix, AZ: Arizona Highway Dept, 1972. 48 pages. Paperback. Special issue featuring travel and art in Mexico.
Good+/Wraps. Firm, rubbed on spine. Small tear. Coffee stain back cover, last page. # B7077. $3.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stacey, Joseph.   ARIZONE HIGHWAYS JUNE 1974 VOL. L NO. 6  
Phoenix, AZ: Arizona Highway Dept., 1974. 48 pages. Paperback. Articles featuring the Grand Canyon and Sun City. Stapled magazine. Color and b/w illustrayions on every page.
VG/Wraps. Firm, clean, unmarked. Lightly rubbed on spine edge. # B7075. $4.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stanley, Chuck.   KING OF THE PANHANDLE  
New York: Phoenix Press, 1949. 258 pages. Hardcover. Cowboy fiction. Red cloth with yellow spine title.
Good+/No Jacket. Clean, firm. Small letter s on spine. Edges darkened. # B6940. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stern, John, & William H. Gerdts.   MASTERS OF LIGHT: PLEIN-AIR PAINTING IN CALIFORNIA 1890-1930  
Irvine, CA: Irvine Museum, 2002. 1st ed. 196 pages. Hardcover. 0971409234 0-9714092-3-4. The landscapes and buildings of California presented with an Impressionistic flair.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, bright, unmarked. # B2479. $61.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stover (ed), Elizabeth M.   SON-OF-A-GUN STEW  
Dallas: SMU Press, 1945. 1st ed. 216 pages. Paperback. Originally put together from thirty-years files of the SOUTHWEST REVIEW as a commerative of the first Southwest Book Fair in Dallas. Thirty-seven pieces by various southwwestern authors and illustrations by Harold Bugbee.
Good/Wraps. PON, FEP torn out. Binding firm. # B7010. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Townsend, General E.D.   THE CALIFORNIA DIARY OF GENERAL E.D. TOWNSEND (IN SLIPCASE)  
Ward Ritchie Press, 1970. Reprint. 184 pages. Hardcover. Fine reprint of Townsend's account of his tour of duty from 1851-56 in California and the Columbia River country of the Northwest. B/w sketches. Slipcased, printed on fine stock. Exeptional.
New/No Jacket. New old stock from our archives. # A1494. $27.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Venner, Dominique.   FRONTIER PISTOLS AND REVOLVERS: THE WORLD OF ARMS  
Secaucus, NJ: Chartwell Books, 1996. 1st Am. ed. 144 pages. Hardcover. 0785807497 0-7858-0749-7. Large color photos of the classic firearms of the American West, with their histories and special details.
Fine/Near Fine. Solid binding, no name or marks. No wear on book, small corner scuffs on dustjacket. # E0172. $12.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
W-R Publicity Enterprises, .   DENVER SOCIAL RECORD AND CLUB ANNUAL 1948, 40TH YEAR  
Denver: W-R Publicity Enterprise, 1948. 313 pages. Hardcover. Three paste-in color plates at section heads. Period advertising, names/addresses of local citizens of worth, marriages, deaths, and births. Index to advertisers. Blue boards with gilt titles on front and spine.
VG/No Jacket. Tight binding, owner name and address inside front board, corners and spine ends scuffed. # B9913. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Walters, Lorenzo D.   TOMBSTONE'S YESTERDAY 1877-1887: TRUE CHRONICLES EARLY ARIZONA  
Glorieta, NM: Rio Grande Press, 1968. Reprint. 318 pages. Hardcover. Rio Grande Press reprint of 1928 original. Thirty-six b/w photos of mostly outlaws and Indians. Map on rear endpaper. There is a small mark on top edge of text-block.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Oold stock from our archives. Navy cloth with gilt titles. # B5226. $55.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ward, Geoffrey C.   WEST: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY  
Boston: Little, Brown, 1996. 1st ed. 445 pages. Hardcover. 0316922366 0-316-92236-6. Four hundred photos illustrate essays on many facets of American expansion to the Pacific coast. A companion volume to the PBS television series from Stephen Ives and Ken Burns. Stated 1st.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked, Fine in all respects. # B9444. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Welty, Earl M.   76 BONANZA: THE FABULOUS LIFE & TIMES OF THE UNION OIL COMPANY  
Menlo park, CA: Lane, 1966. 1st ed. 352 pages. Hardcover. This is the "revised" history of the fast moving Union Oil Company of California, following the merger of Pure Oil into it. The saga was published originally as THE BLACK BONANZA at Union's 60th birthday. Spine strip partially separated in storage, nicely mended.
Good+/VG. Clean, tight, sharp corners. Dj color rubbed on edges. # A2287. $8.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Western Humanities Review, .   WESTERN HUMANITIES REVIEW, VOLUME 49 XLIX, NUMBER 3, FALL 1995  
Salt Lake City: Univ. of Utah Press, 1995. 286 pages. Paperback. Short stories, essays, poetry and prose from western writers including Lawrence Birkin, Robert Hahn, Ann Townsend, Michael White & others. This copy SIGNED & INSCRIBED by Nancy Dzina, a contributor.
VG/Wraps. # B3317. $4.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wherry, Joseph H.   INDIAN MASKS & MYTHS OF THE WEST  
New York: Bonanza, 1969. Reprint. 273 pages. Hardcover. Examines Indian myths of Creation, which in many ways are very similar to Western doctrine. 1st Bonanza reprint of Funk & Wagnalls. Lots of b/w photos. ISBN: 0-517-10456-3 in book.
VG/Fair. Dj back rubbed with 2 tears at bottom corners. Clean, tight, unread. # A1523. $6.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Young, Earle B.   GALVESTON AND THE GREAT WEST  
College Station: Texas A & M, 1997. 1st ed. 232 pages. Hardcover. 0890967733 0-89096-773-3. Good history on Galveston's role and influence as a major port in western expansion, commerce and immigration. Notes, indexed, b/w photos.
New/New. # 16076. $27.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Zachary, Hugh.   DOS CABALLOS: AN EVANS NOVEL OF THE WEST  
New York: M. Evans, 1989. 1st ed. 161 pages. Hardcover. 0871315777 0-87131-577-7. 1860's New Mexico story.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Tiny area peeling on Dj, no wear. # B5503. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  

TERMS OF SALE

Subject To Prior Sale: Unfortunately, many of the out-of-print items are one-of-a-kind and sell quickly. We try to keep our database up-to-date (usually weekly).

Returns:  We strive to accurately describe our listings. Items are returnable with permission if not as described for a full refund.

Shipping:  We are in the business of selling books, not making money on shipping. We strive to be reasonable and pack your items carefully.

  • Sets and  heavy items or items requiring special packaging will be quoted.

  • 4th Class: $3.50 first book, $0.50 each additional.

  • PRIORITY MAIL: Postal Rate changes based on weight and distance have made it impossible to quote Priority Mail without knowing your location. Please advise and we will gladly quote your options.

  • FOREIGN SHIPMENTS:  We will gladly quote your shipping options.
    Here is a link to the USPS International Rate Calculator.

PAYMENT:

  • We accept PayPal, VISA & MasterCard, Discover and checks.
  • You may send credit card info via our Secure Server
  • Libraries and institutions may be billed with a purchase order.
    (Please reserve your book(s) before waiting for the wheels of bureaucracy to turn out a PO.)

CATALOG HELP:  To be brief, this catalog has links to send email to inquire on, order or reserve books.

If your email program does not support the ?subject= command, then you might have to edit the To: address  to delete any characters after the .com.

To increase or decrease the size of the text, use your browser's View - Text Size command.

We are usually by the phone Tues-Sat: 10-6,
Thursday: Noon-8pm Central Time
281-332-5226.
Thanks, Bert Schroeder

For more complete info see our site: www.BookHavenTexas.com
or this link.