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Blaze and the Indian Cave

By: Anderson C.W.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1964

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller Id: R46891

Condition: Good


Illustrated hardcover in paper covered boards with bumped ends and tips. Not exlib. Solid working copy without coloring or page tears. Bit of white out on frt pastedown, handling soil on many of the 48 pages. Billy is now out west and riding in a western saddle. An old Indian helps Billy catch the outlaw who steals Blaze away from him when he was asleep in a cave one night. View more info

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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

Trails of Destiny

By: Chatham, Larry

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Robert Hale Ltd: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46541

Condition: Very Good


First edition exlib hardcover in red paper covered boards with black titles and line drawing of a man on a rearing horse with a lariat in this hand. Spine ends bumped, tips still sharp. Tape marks on red boards from formerly fixed dj. 159 pp text tight and bright without names or tears but an occasional soil spot or fingerprint. Un-clipped original color illustrated dust jacket shows a cowboy on a blue-gray or grulla horse jumping into the air as three more guys on horses come up over the rim to chase him. Book displays well on the shelf with lightly soiled, lightly sunned, light yellow b... View more info

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Stirrup High

By: Coburn, Walt; Foreword by Fred Gipson

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Julian Messner: 1966

Seller Id: MK46657

Condition: Good


Solid exlib 3rd printing reading copy hardcover in age-toned and moderately soiled white background illustrated paper covered boards with black title on cover and backstrip and nice full color drawing of a cowboy on a grey horse encircled by english bridles and crops. Tips and spine ends bumped and rubbed. 190 pp text is browning but not brittle. pocket pulled but all pages present. Describes, in first person, exactly what early Montana ranch life was like. Coburn tells about his first cattle roundup (he was only 14 years old),; the madcap horse-and-buggy race he and his father participat... View more info

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The Calico Ball

By: Crary, Margaret

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NJ, Prentice-Hall, Inc.: 1961

Seller Id: R46404

Condition: Very Good


Tight and bright hardcover in beige cloth covered boards with black title backstrip, sharp tips and bumped spine ends. Faint soil on light colored cloth, 152 pp text is crisp and clean. Retired library book with rep removed, crossed out school stamp on frt pastedown and head of page block, none others found. Unclipped color illustrated just wrapper shows a 1/4" x 18" chip at foot of frt gutter area, no call tags on book or dj. cream background rear panel has a b/w photo of the author and a short blurb bio. At fourteen, Ginger Bryant has a pony, a gun of her own, and freedom to roam... View more info

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Ghost Town Cowboy

By: Eames, Genevieve Torrey; Illust By Paul Brown

Price: $48.00

Publisher: NY, Julian Messner, Inc and The Junior Literary Guild: 1951

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller Id: 44429

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine book in orange cloth hardcover boards Both Julian Messner & Junior Lit. Guild listed on title page, only date on copyright pg is 1951 by Eames, Foot of frt flap states the following: This is a Junior Literary Guild selection, chosen as an outstanding book for boys and girls (A Group). Unclipped colorfully illust dj in new mylar is a professional reproduction that displays beautifully. 176 pp with teal colored endpps loaded with Paul Brown vignettes front and rear. Barely perceptible former owner's sig on teal fep. Both boys and girls will be thrilled by this adventure of real ranch... View more info

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Fiesta Colt

By: Farwell, Martha

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Rinehart & Company, Inc: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 28728

Condition: Good


1st edition hardcover in green cloth boards that are soiled, rubbed and sunned on spine. 178 p. text tight and bright. Non-authorial gift dedicaiton in pencil and vintage bookstore sticker on fep dated 1947. Not exlib, no dj. Young teens chapter book horse story with a western theme, set in the Santa Ynez mountains, California near Santa Barbara. Chapters include: The Mysterious Ranch/ Fiesta Saddle/ The Telephone Call/ Cops and Robbers/ Ramon and Christy Disagree/ Ups and Downs/ Felices Pascuas/ The Enchanted Horse Ranch/ El Gaucho/ The Hidden Corral/ Vacation for Aunt Winnie/ Ramon and G... View more info

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Gene Autry and the Redwood Pirates Authorized Edition

By: Hamilton, Bob

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Racine, WI, Whitman Publishing Company: 1946

Edition: Authorized Edition

Seller Id: MK46637

Condition: Good


Slightly cocked tan illustrated leatherette covered boards have sharp tips and bumped spine ends. 248 page text us browned and brittle with one closed tear on front illustrated end paper. Edges of page block dyed red. Unclipped (and unpriced) color illustrated dust jacket with art that wraps around backstrip and rear panel. Small sticker pull at upper fore-edge of frt panel took part of the Y in author's name but name remains legible. Small chips at all tips, 3.75" closed tear at head of rear panel and chips along foot of rear panel and backstrip. DJ now in new mylar and displays we... View more info

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Gene Autry and the Golden Ladder Gang

By: Hutchinson, W. H.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: WI, Whitman Publishing Company: 1950

Edition: Authorized Edition

Seller Id: MK46642

Condition: Very Good


Clay beige colored leatherette covered boards illustrated with red and green title and title with a green/red spur and green lariat creating a loopy frame around title on frt board, solid green title on spine. 1/4 x 1" sticker pull near upper tip of frt cover, other tips and spine ends bumped but not rubbed. Gutters not cracked, this volume had no cellophane on it (as published) Does have Whitman and the number 2349 at foot of backstrip. Black and white illustrated endpapers have a tidy ink gift ded at head of fep is hard to make out with all the mountains and sky behind it. Inner hing... View more info

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Gene Autry and the Thief River Outlaws

By: Hutchinson, W. H.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: WI, Whitman Publishing Company: 1944

Edition: Authorized Edition

Seller Id: MK46643

Condition: Good


Rust colored leatherette covered boards illustrated with darker rust and navy blue title and what looks like a drawing of the construction of a rail road bridge on frt board, solid navy title on spine. Corners and spine ends are bumped and show color loss but no jajor rub-through. Book slightly cocked. Gutter papers are not cracked. This volume had no cellophane on it (as published). Does have Whitman and the number 2303 at foot of backstrip. Black and white illustrated endpapers have no names, inner hinge papers are fine. 249 pp illustrated text is browned but not brittle, no tears fo... View more info

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Skeletons in the Desert

By: Lee, Ranger

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Collins Wild West Club: 1944

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46556

Condition: Very Good


Gift quality collectible in yellow colored paper covered boards with black titles on backstrip. Spine ends bumped, tips still fairly sharp. 192 pp text is crisp and unmarked, hinge papers fine, Unclipped, unpriced original dust wrapper has a bright color illustration of one cowboy kneeling next to his horse looking at bones in the dirt. Small chips at tips and spine ends, light color loss along flap folds. Displays well in new mylar. Two men travelled over the Arizona desert towards a common destination. Neither was aware of the existence of the other. Hatch Emerson was young, ambitiou... View more info

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Secret of The Wastelands

By: Lomax, Bluss

Price: $7.00

Publisher: OH, The World Publishing Co.: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29596

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover "Published serially under the title Ghosts of the Rimrock." 275 pp. An all-action Western story by the author of The Leather Burners. VG in moderately marked brown cloth boards w/gilt titles, text brown but not brittle. DJ in mylar chipped at spine ends with one 1/2 hole in middle of backstrip. DJ rubbed at tips but displays well despite part of title on backstrip is missing due to chip. View more info

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The Mystery of the Double Kidnapping A Power Boys Adventure

By: Lyle, Mel

Price: $5.00

Publisher: WI, Western Publishing Co.: 1966

Seller Id: 45958

Condition: Very Good


Solid hardcover in illustrated paper covered boards with color loss and rubbing at tips and spine ends. 208 pp text is browned but not brittle. Not exlib, no names, tears or soil. Juvenile mystery chapter book. Jack and Chip Power, aged 17 and 15, with their Dalmatian, Blaze, live with their photojournalist father Thomas. Jack and Chip travel with Mr. Power, and get involved in various adventures in which they act as detectives, track down criminals, and end up in various dangerous situations. In this, their fifth adventure, Jack and Chip are in New York once again, accompanying their fat... View more info

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Ken Range Hero

By: Miller, Basil

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MI, Zondervan Publishing House: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 4715

Condition: Very Good


Illust hardcover/no dj. Super clean ex-lib with light bumps to extremities. The text is tight & bright. Priced accordingly. A thrilling Western adventure with Ken and his friends down in the beautiful ranch country of Arizona. View more info

Ghost Town Adventure

By: Montgomery, Rutherford

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic Book Services: 1970

Seller Id: 46355

Condition: Near Fine


11th printing paperback in color illustrated card covers with negligible color loss around frt cover from storage and three closed taped tears on rear cover fore edge. Besides these defects, the book looks like new. 187 pp page block with edges dyed yellow are crisp and unmarked. Scholastic Book Services volume T39. Ruby is the name of a ghost town, so says the ranger. Its only inhabitant is white bearded Mayor Abe Winters - until a rock slide and broken piston rod add the hard-up Deans, Dad, Tom, Betty, and Chuck. How they revive Ruby, foil real estate sharpsters, and lure tourists with... View more info

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Ajax The Warrior

By: Patchett, Mary Elwyn

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Lutterworth Press: 1955

Seller Id: R46813

Condition: Near Fine


Second printing of the 1st edition non-exlib hardcover in blue paper covered boards with a few small random soil marks. Spine ends bumped, head of spine lightly sunned from a chip in the dj that is present there. Book tips still sharp, no names, tears or soil in the tight, 183 pp text, only a few tiny foxing dots on edge of page block. Original, un-clipped dj in mylar has chips at tips and spine ends (head of spine has lost the "The" in Ajax The Warrior), tape marks at right edge and foot of rear dj panel, crescent shaped closed tear on dj opens up to a 2 x 1" chip at foot of f... View more info

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Gunsmoke Law

By: Roscoe, Charles

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Robert Hale Ltd: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46539

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardcover in red paper covered boards with black title and cowboy on rearing horse holding a coiled lariat in one hand on spine of book and dj. Spine ends bumped, tips fairly sharp, tape glue residue marks on both covers and pastedowns from formerly taped down dj. This is not an exlib. No call tags on book or dj spines. 158 pp text tight and bright without names or tears but an occasional soil spot or fingerprint. Price-clipped original color illustrated dust jacket shows a pair of cowboys, one wearing a silver star, mounted on horses, both offering their horse a drink in a ... View more info

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A Colt For Texas

By: Shelby, Cole

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Robert Hale Ltd: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46540

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardcover in olive paper covered boards with black titles Spine ends bumped, tips still sharp. This is not an exlib. 159 pp text tight and bright without names or tears but an occasional soil spot or fingerprint. Un-clipped original color illustrated dust jacket shows a cowboy on a golden palomino looking down at a man he just shot. Some paper adhered to frt dj panel. Book displays well on the shelf with moderately soiled yellow background, turquoise type (title, author, publisher) and a red outline drawing of a western hat and a pistol. Moderately surface soiled light yel... 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