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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


(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


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

Why the Chisholm Trail Forks and Other Tales of the Cattle Country

By: Adams, Andy and edited by Hudson, Wilson M.

Price: $18.70

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1956

Seller ID: 039238


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. 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 L... View more info

Why the Chisholm Trail Forks and Other Tales of the Cattle Country

By: Adams, Andy and edited by Hudson, Wilson M.

Price: $27.63

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1956

Seller ID: 040068


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,... 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


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 Rampaging Herd

By: Adams, Ramon F.

Price: $45.48

Publisher: Cleveland, OH, John T. Zubal, Inc.: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 016786


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. View more info

The Cowman Says it Salty

By: Adams, Ramon F.

Price: $45.90

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, The University of Arizona Press: 1971

Seller ID: 023424


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. 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


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 Rampaging Herd

By: Adams, Ramon F.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034744


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. View more info

The Cowboy & His Humor

By: Adams, Ramon F.

Price: $42.50

Publisher: Austin, TX, The Encino Press: 1968

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 040665


[6], 71 pp, [2], light brown papercovered boards w/black lettering & illustration on the front cover, SIGNED on half-title page by the author, limited & numbered - this being #722 of 850 cc's. The author describes some of the humor from the cowboy life, playing practical jokes, storytelling, telling tall tales or telling funny stories. Whaley #37. Ex-library w/withdrawn stamped on ffep, remnants of envelope or bookplate on the RPD. View more info

The Cowboy & His Philosophy

By: Adams, Ramon F.

Price: $61.63

Publisher: Austin, TX, The Encino Press: 1967

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 051015


[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... 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


(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


(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


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

A Fitting Death for Billy the Kid

By: Adams, Ramon F.

Price: $29.75

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051130


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 View more info

Charles M. Russell the Cowboy Artist a Biography with Bibliographical Check List by Yost, Karl

By: Adams, Ramon F. and Britzman, Homer w/prologue by Cobb, Irvin

Price: $79.48

Publisher: Colorado Springs, CO, Trail's End Publishing Co., Inc.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051109


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 o... View more info

The Pony Express - Landmark Books #7

By: Adams, Samuel Hopkins

Price: $7.01

Publisher: New York, NY, Random House: 1950

Seller ID: 049977


[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,... View more info

The Pony Express - Landmark Books #7

By: Adams, Samuel Hopkins

Price: $10.63

Publisher: New York, NY, Random House: 1950

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 049978


[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 seri... View more info

The Erie Canal - Landmark Books #34

By: Adams, Samuel Hopkins

Price: $7.61

Publisher: New York, NY, Random House: 1953

Seller ID: 049980


[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 driv... View more info

The Accidental Historian - Tales of Trash and Treasure

By: Akers, Monte

Price: $29.71

Publisher: Lubbock, TX, Texas Tech University Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 050587


230 pp, quarterbound w/dark brown papercovered boards and blu clothcovered spine w/gilt lettering, SIGNED by the author on the title page. dj tan-red-dark brown w/illustrated front panel and pictorial rear panel of author, wife, son and daughter. The book chronicles the author's fascination with the past, exploring little-known incidents, episodes, and sidelights related to the Civil War, Custer's Last Stand, the Alamo, and the career of Bonnie and Clyde among othe... View more info