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Texas Ranger Biographies : Those Who Served 1910 - 1921

By: "Brazos" w/intro by Hardin, Stephen L.

Price: $38.25

Publisher: Albuquerque, NM, University of New Mexico Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049196

ISBN: 0826347487

Condition: Near Fine


xx, 434 pp, dark brown cloth covered boards w/silver lettering on spine and stamped silver star on the front panel, glossy light & dark brown dj w/black-and-white pictorial spine & front panel. The book provides brief biographies of the Texas Rangers that served from 1910 to 1921. View more info

BIG FOOT WALLACE : The King of the Lariat: or, Wild Wolf, The Waco

By: "Buckskin Sam" - Hall, Major Sam S.

Price: $21.04

Publisher: Austin, TX, Steck-Vaughn Company: 1965

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 031499

Condition: Very Good


30 pp, white-black boards w/color pictorial front, w/clear mylar jacket, black & white illustrations w/color illustrations also. Facsimile reproduction of the September 20, 1882 edition, of Beadle's Dime Novel about Big Foot Wallace. There is evidence that Bucksin Sam's stories about Big Foot Wallace may have been embellished with his imagination because the writer was interested primarily in writing a story that had appeal to Beadle and Adams' clientele. clear mylar dj ... View more info

The Story of a Dark Plot or Tyranny on the Frontier

By: A.L.O.C.

Price: $14.88

Publisher: Boston, MA, The Warren Press: 1903

Seller ID: 012880

Condition: Good


198 pp, maroon cloth boards w/gilt letters. The book is about temperance in Eastern Canada. Volume about an assault on W.W. Smith a temperance worker in Province of Quebec. W.W. Smith was engaged in sustaining the Scott Act in Brome County. slight wear top & bottom of the spine, corners slight wear, prev owner's name on ffep 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

Condition: Good


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

How They Learned About Texas : Selections from the Texan Rifle-Hunter; or, Field Sports on the Prairie

By: Ainsworth, Len

Price: $123.25

Publisher: Lubbock, TX, The Book Club of Texas: 2001

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Editor

Seller ID: 039024

Condition: Near Fine


60 pp, quarterbound w/brown boards w/gilt lettering w/dark brown cloth covered spine w/gilt lettering, SIGNED by the editor, light brown cloth covered slipcase, limited & numbered being #222 ot 274 numbered ccc's. The author of this editions presents his work in finding other works written by "Captain Flack" and his research in attempting to determine who "Captain Flack" was, in the introduction of this volume. He determined that the book "The Rifle... View more info

The Closing of Teh American Border - Terrorism, Immigration, and Security Since 9/11

By: Alden, Edward

Price: $11.86

Publisher: New York, NY, HarperCollins Publishers: 2008

Seller ID: 051358

ISBN: 0061558397

Condition: Near Fine


xv, (3), 346 pp, (2), dark blue papercovered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, glossy blu-green -grey dj w/color pictorial on the front cover and spine w/grey rear panel w/text in white-orange. The book is based on interviews with the Bush Administration officials charged with securing the border after 9/11 View more info

John Harris Behan: Sacrificed Sheriff

By: Alexander, Bob w/intro by Marks, Paula Mitchell

Price: $51.00

Publisher: Silver City, NM, High Lonesome Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 039717

ISBN: 0944383580

Condition: Near Fine


[6], 307 pp, [3], grey cloth over boards w/black lettering on the spine & front cover, grey-white marbled endpapers, SIGNED by the author on the title page, glossy grey-brown dj w/pictorial front panel w/wht-brown-black lettering, the hardbound was limited to 500 cc's . The author presents the story of the 40-year old lawman and public servant who was skille dwith gun and horse, who fought crime and arrested bad guys without killing anyone. He also was Yuma Prison S... View more info

Dangerous Dan Tucker: New Mexico's Deadly Lawman

By: Alexander, Bob w/intro by Metz, Leon C.

Price: $42.50

Publisher: Silver City, NM, High Lonesome Books: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 039712

ISBN: 094438353X

Condition: Near Fine


[6], 191 pp, [3], blu cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, SIGNED by the author on the title page, glossy black-brown dj w/white-brown lettering & illustrated front panel. Dan Tucker served as a deputy sheriff, town marshall, deputy U.S. Marshall, train agent, and livestock inspector during his career as a lawman in the frontier period of the southwest New Mexico. He was involved in some one dozen shootings, was shot four times, "obliged to kill eight men"... View more info

Fearless Dave Allison: Border Lawman : a Transitional Lawman on a Transitional Frontier

By: Alexander, Bob w/intro by Metz, Leon C.

Price: $51.00

Publisher: Silver City, NM, High Lonesome Books: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 039718

ISBN: 0944383629

Condition: Near Fine


[6], 285 pp, [3], brown cloth over boards w/gilt lettering on front & spine, brown-white marbled endpapers, SIGNED by the author on the title page, glossy brown dj w/black illustrated front panel w/black-white lettering, limited to 500 cc's. Dave Allison served as sheriff of Midland County, Texas, a Texas Ranger, a Arizona Ranger, Chief of Police at Rosewell, NM, personal bodyguard of Colonel William Cornell Green during 1906 mine strikes at Cananea, Mexico, and Livest... View more info

Lawmen, Outlaws, and S. O. Bs. Volume II Gunfighters of the Southwest

By: Alexander, Bob w/intro by Parsons, Chuck

Price: $51.00

Publisher: Silver City, NM, High-Lonesome Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 050989

ISBN: 0944383718

Condition: Near Fine


(6), 308 pp, dark green cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, SIGNED by the author on the title page, glossy green dj w/black-and-white pictorial front & rear panels. One of 500 hardback copies. The characters in volume two tough, ornery and contradictory, some wearing badges and going to jail all in one career. Some of the characters are Ketchum Brothers, Chico Cano, Frank Hamer, fighting Lopez Family of southern New Mexico and more. This is a roundup of a numbe... View more info

Lawmen, Outlaws, and S. O. Bs. Gunfighters of the Old Southwest

By: Alexander, Bob w/intro by Parsons, Chuck

Price: $267.75

Publisher: Silver City, NM, High-Lonesome Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 051116

ISBN: 0944383653

Condition: Near Fine


(6), 308 pp, dark red clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering, SIGNED by both, the author and the introduction author on the title page. The introduction author SIGNED a second time at the end of the introduction. glossy orange dj w/black-and-white pictorial front & rear panels, gilt-black endpapers. One of 400 hardback copies. The author has uncovered the lives of fifteen notable gunmen. Some of them were toughter than Wyatt Earp, killed more people than Billy the... View more info

Lynch Ropes & Long Shots: The Story of an Old West Train Robbery

By: Alexander, Bob w/intro by Tanner Jr., John D.

Price: $38.25

Publisher: Silver City, NM, High-Lonesome Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 039488

ISBN: 094438370X

Condition: Near Fine


[6], 186 pp, light brown cloth covered boards w/dark brown illustrated front panel w/red lettering, SIGNED by author on the fitle page. An account of the Gage, New Mexico train robbery View more info

Decent, Orderly Lynching: The Montana Vigilantes

By: Allen, Frederick

Price: $191.25

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 2005

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 038358

ISBN: 0806136510

Condition: Near Fine


xxiv, 421 pp, dark maroon leather boards w/stamped bronze lettering on the front panel & spine, SIGNED by the author on front flyleaf, & numbered 134 of 250 cc's. The story of the deadlisest episode of vigilante juctice took place during the first six weeks of 1864. A small corps of armed horsemen swept through the goldmining towns of southwest Montana and hanged twenty-one troublemakers, including a rogue sheriff, Henry Plummer. The executions in Montana where car... View more info

Banditti of the Rocky Mountains and Vigilance Committee in Idaho - an Authentic Record of Startling Adventures in the Gold Mines of Idaho

By: Anonymous w/notes & bibliography by Peltier, Jerome

Price: $46.75

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, Ross & Haines, Inc.: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 038922

Condition: Very Good+


190 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/dark brown lettering, light brown dj w/dark brown lettering & illustrations. This book is an account of the crimes of the Slade gang and its authorship has never been determined. The book describes how Bannock City was infested w/desperadoes, about efforts to banish murderers from Banncok City, Henry Plummer in California, western Idaho, Plummer elected sheriff, stage robberies, execution of desperadoes at Virginia City, the execut... View more info

Thunder in the Southwest : Echoes from the Wild Frontier

By: Arnold, Oren

Price: $28.48

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033680

Condition: Very Good


ix, 237 pp, green cloth covered boards w/silver lettering, dj white-brown-yel w/color illustrated front panel & spine. The book contains sixteen episodes which occurred a the time when the six-shooter and the noose were the law of the land. Some of the stories are: Black ghosts of Bisbee, Number one Bandit, Bluff and Blood at Tombstone, the Stolen Sisters, Baron of the Border, Feud Fury, Insurrecto!, Jailbrids of the old Southwest, We Remember Pancho, O Pioneers and ot... View more info

Outlaws and Lawmen of the West : Volume 2

By: Asfar, Dan

Price: $10.16

Publisher: Auburn, WA, Lone Pine Publishing: 2001

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 049113

ISBN: 1551053381

Condition: Very Good


240 pp, brown-tan color illustrated SC wraps w/illustrated front panel. The end of the Civil War created an entire class of drifters - unemployed but well armed - who had grwon numb to violence. In the cut-throat world of lawless mining camps, dusty cattle towns adn other far-flung reaches of hte American territories, these men did some of their fastest talking with hot lead. The book contains the stories of nine men: Wyatt Earp, Bill Longley, Dave Mather, Bat Mas... View more info

Texans, Guns & History

By: Askins, Col. Charles

Price: $36.13

Publisher: New York, NY, Winchester Press: 1970

Seller ID: 039283

ISBN: 0876910185

Condition: Very Good+


ix, 246 pp, red boards w/gilt lettering, dj light orange w/black-red lettering w/black-and-white pictorial front panel. The author tells of the early days of the West when it was young and frisky, raw and booming. Some of the characters in the book are McNelly's Rangers, Capt. John Hughes, El Paso's Marshal Dallas Stoudenmire, Sam Bass, John Wesley Hardin, Bonnie and Clyde, Capt. Frank Hammer, and many others. The author describes some of the early Texans and how th... 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

Mad Man in Waco : The Complete story of the Davidian Cult, David Koresh, and The Waco Massacre

By: Bailey, Brad & Darden, Bob

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Waco, TX, WRS Publishing: 1993

Edition: First Soft Cover Printing

Seller ID: 034917

ISBN: 1567960278

Condition: Good


xiv, 284 pp, glossy SC wraps w/blu-green-black-yel-orange color pictorial front cover w/black spine w/wht lettering. The story of David Koresh, the Branch Davidians and their clash with the FBI and ATF at Mt. Carmel, Texas. View more info

The Wild Bunch at Robbers Roost

By: Baker, Pearl

Price: $16.58

Publisher: New York, NY, Abelard-Schuman: 1971

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 039530

Condition: Very Good


224 pp, tan cloth covered boards w/green lettering on the spine, white-black endpaper maps, dj tan w/pictorial front & rear panels w/black lettering. The Wild Bunch was a hazard to be reckoned with, as they were cattle rustlers, horse thieves, bank and train robbers, who hid out in the nearly impenetrable wilds of Utah in an area called the Robbers Roost. reprint of Six-Guns #121 - the author has killing of Pike Landusky incorrect and also that Black Jack Ketchum wa... View more info