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Buffalo Bill

By: Beals, Frank Lee

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Wheeler Publishing Company: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: MK46644

Condition: Very Good +


First edition hardcover in taupe colored cloth covered boards illustrated with red and brown illustration of Bill galloping past a steer skull whooting buffalo. Tips sharp but show light rubbing, lower frt tip cloth has broken and the cardboard tip is barely showing. Three other tips and spine ends are VG. Red & white illustrated end papers, inner hinges fine. No names, tears or soil in the 252 pp text. Gift quality biography of B.B. with light surface soil on cloth boards. Displays well, see images or ask if one is not showing up as ours. View more info

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Ride for the High Points The Real Story of Will James

By: Bramlett, Jim

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Missoula, MT, Mountain Press Publishing Company: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: MK46618

ISBN: 0878422145

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality hardcover black cloth covered boards with sharp tips and spine ends, gold titles on frt board and backstrip in a black background unclipped, original dust wrapper showing light color loss at extremities, micro chips at spine ends, and rear board upper tip, slight r from storage, now in new mylar and displays beautifully. B&w photo illustrated endpapers show a wide-angle shot of a western ranch with cowboys, horses, wagons milling around. the tips of the ranch house roof and a model T parked out front. A well written biography of everybody's favorite cowboy: Will James. View more info

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Ride for the High Points The Real Story of Will James

By: Bramlett, Jim

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Missoula, MT, Mountain Press Publishing Company: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: MK46620

ISBN: 0878422889

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality volume in slick b&w illustrated paper covers showing super light roll at tips with the lightest of color loss from storage, book appears unread. No names, tears or soil in the 242 pp text. A well written biography of everybody's favorite cowboy: Will James. View more info

Will Rogers The Story of His Life Told by His Wife

By: Rogers, Betty

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Garden City Publishing Co., Inc.: 1943

Seller Id: MK46665

Condition: Good


Solid reading copy hardcover in red paper covered boards with seriously rubbed tips and spine ends (see images) Weird 1/2" closed tear on blank fep near spine doesn't affect anything on its blank pages nearby. Inner hinges fine, there are a few b/w photographs within the 312 pp text that is browning but not yet brittle. Former owner's sig at foot of copyright page. Top edge of page block dyed red. Of the many books written about Will Rogers, none can have the immediacy, firsthand knowledge, and personal perspective of this account by his wife, Betty Blake Rogers. View more info

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Hagedorn, Hermann

By: Roosevelt in the Bad Lands

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Houghton Mifflin Company - The Riverside Press: 1930

Seller Id: MK46654

Condition: Fair


Solid exlib reading copy hardcover in soiled pink cloth boards with black titles and silhouette drawing of a cowboy riding a rearing horse. Black title on backstrip along with some decorative border treatments. Tips and spine ends bumped and rubbed. 475 pp text all there but not pretty. Pocket and all pages present. Roosevelt in the Badlands chronicles the turbulent years Roosevelt spent as a rancher in the Badlands of Dakota Territory, following the sudden deaths on February 14, 1884, of his wife, two days after giving birth, and of his mother. Grief-stricken-and driven by doubts about hi... View more info

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The Lone Ranger and the Silver Bullet

By: Striker, Fran

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Grosset & Dunlap: 1948

Seller Id: MK46645

Condition: Good


Working copy reprint hardcover in tan colored, pebbled paper covered boards illustrated with red silhouette drawing of the Lone Ranger on his horse on cover. First released by The Lone Ranger 1948, this is the Grosset & Dunlap undated reprint. Tips and spine ends bumped and rubbed, color loss on all extremities, 1" split to rear foot of book gutter. Red & white illustrated endpapers with good hinges but some age-toning due to glue used by printer to paste down, the pastedowns. B&w line drawing frontis is not credited to any artist, there are no other illustrations within the 211 pp text... View more info