Cleveland: World Publishing, 1946. First, thus. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8, 282 pgs, index. William MacLeod Raine (1871-1954), was a British-born American novelist who wrote (mostly fictional) adventure stories about the Old West. He greatly influenced our ideas of western outlaws, gun fighters, and law enforcement.
Refine search resultsSkip to search results
New York: Broadway Books, 2005. Paperback. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 416 pgs, two sections of b&w historical photos, mapped endsheets. Well-researched, the story of Roosevelt's expedition down an unmapped, rapids-choked tributary of the Amazon.
Denver: Sage Books-The American Library, 1942. Hardcover. 5 x 8, 311 pgs. A novel of Pueblo Indian life, in particular the story of a man who killed the deer, this Pueblo Indian sin and his redemption. A moving story on the American Indian.
New York: Farrar, Straus, & Giroux, 1982. First printing. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 240 pgs. A comedy of manners set in war-time Washington. By turns satirical, earthy, and compassionate, the story travels from the Gulf of Mexico to upstate New York to Washington, back to the Southwest and the Rio Grande.
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1992. Third printing. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 310 pgs, index, bibliography. Survey of variety of species positing that animals do plan, think, reason in some way.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1959. First edition. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 236 pgs. Novel telling story of a volunteer army sent to fight Mexican forces in 1846. Savage was a popular Western novelist who died at an early age.
New York: Dutton, 1977. First edition. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 242 pgs. Non-fiction from Abbey alive with ranchers, dam builders, kissing bugs and mountain lions.
California: Published/Printed by the author, 2018. Paperback. 6 x 9, 266 pgs, b&w photos. The author, in the 1960's & 70's was part of only a few that specialized in hunting full-time for mountain lion's and bears. A mesmerizing book filled with true stories of a hunter, his hounds, and...
New York: Praeger Publishers, 1971. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 156 pgs, glossary. This autobiography of a boy who grew up during the Mexican Revolution (roughly from 1911 to 1920) won praise as a small literary jewel when it was first published in Mexico under the title Un Nino...
New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1972. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8, 531 pgs, index, section of b&w photos, endsheets decorated with maps. An in-depth look at this Mexican ruler and his family.
New York: William Morrow, 1990. Hardcover. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2, 431 pgs, index, biblio, section of b&w historical photos. "A remarkable contribution to Texas history, both a captivating account of what happened and a well-footnoted summary of the historical documents on which the story is based."
Flagstaff, AZ: Northland Publishing, 1972. First edition. Hardcover. 10 x 7, pages unnumbered (about 130). Foreword by Ben K. Green. Contains some of the artist's best captioned cartoons, all related to the Wild West. Un-price clipped jacket.
Washington DC: U.S. Gov't Printing OfficeThe purpose of this field manual is to provide a standardized source document for Armywide reference on map reading and land navigation. It applies to every soldier in the Army regardless of service branch, MOS, or rank. Thi, 1987. Third edition. Paperback. 8 1/2 x....
London: Faber and Faber, 1951. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 281 pgs, index, b&w illustrations, fold-out chart. All you need to know to learn how to bind books.
New York: Bonanza Books, 1952. Reprint. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 353 pgs, illus/historical photos. The biography of the Western soldier of fortune and sportsman who ended up an outdoor writer for the old Forest & Stream magazine.
New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1939. First printing. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 649 pgs, index, b&w photos, illustrations and maps. A biography of Fremont and his wife with an account of the period of expansion which fostered this brilliant leader. Contains a few pencil notations.
London: Hammond, Hammond & Co.,, Ltd., 1950. First edition. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 386 pgs, b&w illustrations by Olaus J. Murie. In typical Dobie style, the coyote both as he is biologically and as he exists in human imagination - as he is in life, in literature and around the campfire.
London: Hammond and Hammond, 1948. First British edition. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 9, 224 pgs, b&w illustrations. Dobie's classic on Mexico where life is more like a story than reality, with conversations, ancient legends, violence, and the fascinating and contradictory lore of Indian and Spanish heritage.
Albuquerque, NM: Horn & Wallace, 1965. Reprint. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 565 pgs, fold-out map. Originally published in 1870, a good first-person exploration journal.
Boston: Little Brown & Co, 1950. First edition, later printing. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 386 pgs, b&w illustrations by Olaus J. Murie. In typical Dobie style, the coyote both as he is biologically and as he exists in human imagination - as he is in life, in literature and around the campfire.
Port Washington, NY: Kennikat Press, 1970. Second edition. Hardcover. Originally published in 1917. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 319 pgs, index, bibliography. A biography of Porfirio Diaz and wonderful late nineteenth century view of Mexico.
New York: Kensington Publishing Corp. 2013. First printing. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 282 pgs. Western fiction No dust jacket. Some pages in back half of book have damp wrinkling. A reading copy only.
New York: Harper & Bros. 1956. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 272 pgs, b&w historical photos, mapped endsheets. A classic account of adventure and discovery among the tribes and caravans of the unexplored Sahara.
New York: Norton, 1978. First edition. Hardcover. 6 x 9, 288 pgs, index, b&w and color photos throughout. A tale of high adventure at sea in one of the least known parts of the world. The author has managed to escape the confines of a pure sea story and touch...
New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1956. First edition. Hardcover. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 399 pgs, b&w photos, mapped endsheets. The adventurous life story of the famous Scotsman who dared the desolate wastes of Baggin Land and beyond, where no white man had ever been, to bring Christianity to the Eskimo. Wobbly...