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Western Americana Books for Sale or Trade

Current as of September 16, 2016

Please contact us at cghswyoming@gmail.com  to confirm availability

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Morris, Richard B., ed.

Encyclopedia of American History, Revised and Enlarged

American History

840 pp. Hardcover. Harper & Row. 1961

Like new. Dust jacket chipped; ripped at head back ¾ inch.

$5.00

Chatterton, Fenimore C.

Yesterday’s Wyoming The intimate memoirs of Fenimore Chatterton, Territorial Citizen, Governor and Statesman, An Autobiography

Autobiography

133 pp. Hardcover. Powder River Publishers & Booksellers. 1957

Very good. Dust jacket:  Yellowed, 2” rip spine tail, ½” & ¾” rip spine head. Book clean & tight

$60.00

Roberson, Ron

Don’t Forget to Water The Horses!

Autobiography

291 pp. Paperback. Twin Keyholes Publishing. 2007

New

$24.50

Hertzler, Arthur E.

Horse and Buggy Doctor

Biography

322 pp.  Paper. Bison Book.  1970

New. Book plate F. F. E.

$6.50

Jackson, Clarence

Pageant of the Pioneers: The Veritable Art of William Henry Jackson, Picture Maker of the Old West

Biography

89 pp. Hardcover. Smith Brooks Press. 1958

Very good. Dust jacket:  1” rip head front, 1/2” rip tail front, ¼” rip front spine, ½” rip back head, spine rubbed. Book clean & tight

$12.00;  Limited edition, 561/1,000. Signed by the author

Mygatt, Emmie and Roberta Cheney

Hans Kleiber, Artist of the Bighorn Mountains

Biography

152 pp. Hardcover. Caxton Printers, 1975

Very, very good.  Worn right at the spine top and bottom. With dust jacket

$18.00

Sollid, Roberta Beed

Calamity Jane: A Study in Historical Criticism, Volume II

Biography

147 pp. Hardcover. Western Press. (Historical Society of Montana) 1958

Fine. Dust jacket worn at spine top. #907 of 2,000 copies.

$20.00

Spring, Agnes Wright

Buffalo Bill and His Horses

Biography

24 pp. Soft cover. Self published. 1953

Very good.  Stapled. Signed by author.  Very rare.  First edition

$25.00

Vestal, Stanley

Jim Bridger:  Mountain Man

Biography

333 pp. Hardcover. William Morrow & Co. 1946

 

$6.00

Cook, Joseph W.

Diary and Letters of the Reverend Joseph W. Cook

Cheyenne, Wyoming

137 pp. Hardcover.

[Denver Bookbinding Company]

Fine. This is a reprint.

$15.00

Fleishman, Martha & Carol Joy Justice

Bugs to Blizzards or An Army Wife at Fort D. A. Russell

Cheyenne, Wyoming

111 pp. Soft cover. Wigwam Publishing Co. 1974

Very good. Cover creased at spine. Cover edged chipped. Book clean & tight.

$9.00

Flynn, Shirley

Our Heritage, 100 Years at St. Mark’s, Cheyenne, Wyoming, 1868-1968

Cheyenne, Wyoming

143 pp. Hardcover. Pioneer Printing Co. 1968.

Fine. Ex-libris..  #354 of 1,000 copies. Signed by author.

$5.00

Miller, Max and Fred Mazzulla

Holladay Street: One hundred years of Denver’s secret history.

Colorado

224 pp. Paperback. Ballantine Books. A Comstock Edition. 1971.

Front cover ripping away from text 2” at tail. Lower front and back cover corners bent .

$3.00

Whithorn, Doris, comp.

Bicentennial Tapestry of the Yellowstone Conference

Methodism in Montana & Wyoming

211 pp. Hardcover.  Livingston Enterprise. 1984

Ex-Library.  Otherwise very good.

$10.00

Stands In Timber, John / Margot Liberty

Cheyenne Memories

Native Americans

330 pp. Soft cover. Yale University Press. 1972

Very good. Ex-library. Laminate covered.

$5.00

Fenwick, Robert W. (Red)

Red Fenwick’s West: Yesterday and today

Rocky Mtn. West

262 pp. Hardcover. Sage Books. 1956

Very good. Dust jacket one 1” x 2” triangular rip on front head and small “U”-shaped rip on back.

$20.00

Holbrook, Stewart H.

Rocky Mountain Revolution (Western Federation of Miners)

Rocky Mtn. West

318 pp. Hardcover. Henry Holt and Co. 1956.

Very Good. Dust jacket: Spine missing ¼” x ½ “ at head; small tear at head, rear.

$12.00

Peters, Harriet, Dave Stirling and Dick Rome

Infamous Dude Dictionary, Rocky Mountainania

Rocky Mtn. West

Unpaged, Cardstock. Spiral-bound. W. H. Kistler Stationery Company. 1952

Very good.

$8.00

Crossen, Forest

Western Yesterdays, Mining Camp Doctor and other Stories.  Volume IV

West

93 pp. Paper. Paddock Publishing Inc. 1972

Very good. Signed by the author.  Adhesive left on cover by price tag.

$3.00

Enss, Chris

How the West Was Worn:  Bustles and Buckskins on the Frontier

West

127 pp. An imprint of Glove Pequot Press. 2006

New

$16.95

Adams, Ramon F. comp. and ed.

Best of the American Cowboy

Western History

289 pp. Hardcover. University of Oklahoma Press. 1957

Fine.  Dust jacket has chips at edges.

$15.00

DeVoto, Bernard

Across the Wide Missouri With an Account of the Discovery of the Miller Collection by Mae Reed Porter

Western History

476 pp. Hardcover. American Legacy Press. 1981

Very good. Dust jacket also very good.  Pages are yellowing.

$15.00

 

Acceptance of the Statue of Esther Morris Presented by the State of Wyoming. (Proceedings in the Congress and in the Rotunda, United States Capitol, April 6, 1960)

Women

46 pp. Hardcover. United States Printing Office, 1961

New

$14.00

Alderson, Nannie T. and Helena Huntington Smith

Bride Goes West

Women

273 pp. Paperback. University of Nebraska Press. 1969. Bison Book

New with book plate on FFE

$6.00

Anderson, Nancy F.

Lora Webb Nichols: Homesteader’s Daughter, Miner’s Bride

Women

296 pp. Paperback Caxton Printers. 1995

Very Good

$4.00

Bird, Isabella L.

Lady’s Life in the Rocky Mountains

Women

256 pp. Paperback. University of Okalahoma Press. 1960.

New

$6.00

Brown, Mabel

First Ladies of Wyoming, 1869-1990

Women

160 pp. Paperback. Wyoming Commission for Women. 1990

Very Good. Dedication from author on Title Page.  First signature loose.

$20.00

Jordan, Teresa

Cowgirls, Women of the American West, An Oral History

Women

301 pp. Paperback. Anchor Books. 1984

Very Good. Spine edges worn. Cover soiled. Corners splayed. Front cover loose 1” at head.

$5.00

Moyniha, Ruth B., Susan Armitage, and Christiane Fischer Dichamp, editors

So Much to Be Done:  Women Settlers on the Mining and Ranching Frontier

Women

323 pp. Paper. University of Nebraska Press. 1990

Very good.  Page 64 corner turnen.

$5.50

Riske, Milt

Those Magnificent Cowgirls, A History of the Rodeo Cowgirl

Women

117 pp. Paper. Frontier Printing. 1983

New

$10.00

Rowland, Mary Canaga

As Long As Life:  Mary Canga Rowland, M. D.

Women

177 pp. Paperback. Storm Peak Press. 1994

Very Good.  Back cover creased.

 

 

Korein Temple, A.A.O.N.M.S., Volume 2, 1996, Steve Smith, Potentate

Wyoming

44 pp. Hardcover. Campus Photo; Inter-state Studio

New

$10.00

 

Wyoming: A Guide to its History, Highways and People (Wyoming Writers’ Project)

Wyoming

490 pp. Oxford University Press. 1961

Very Good. Corners and spine ends worn. Dust jacket chipped and ripped at head of rear 1”

$20.00, Chris

Amsler, Melba, et. al.

Facts and Fantasy of Uinta County’s Past

Wyoming

49 pp. Paper, spiral bound. 1987

Small spill on cover, otherwise like new.

$10.00

Amsler, Melba, et. al.

Our Railroad Heritage:  The Union Pacific in Wyoming

Wyoming

62 pp.  Paper, spiral bound. 

Lower edge slightly soiled. 

$10.00

Bard, Floyd C. as told to Agnes Wright Spring

Dude Wrangler: Hunter: Line Rider

Wyoming

100 pp. Hardcover. Sage Books. 1964.

Very good.  Dust cover very good.

$20.00

Blair, Neal L., et. al.

Mule Deer of Wyoming

Wyoming

154 pp. Paper. Wyoming Game and Fish Department. 1985

New.  Dedicated by author.

$12.00

Chisholm, James

South Pass, 1868: James Chisholm’s Journal of the Wyoming Gold Rush

Wyoming

244 pp. Hardcover. University of Nebraska Press. 1960

Very good+. Dust jacket.

$9.00

Compiled by workers of the Writers’ Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Wyoming

Wyoming, A Guide to its History, Highways, and People. 

Wyoming

490 pp. Hardcover. American Guide Series Oxford University Press. 1966

Very good.

$20.00

Cook, Harold J.

Tales of the 04 Ranch:  Recollections of Harold J. Cook, 1887-1909

Wyoming

221 pp. Hardcover. University of Nebraska Press. 1968

Very Good

$15.00

Cook, Jeannie

Wiley’s Dream of Empire:  The Wiley Irrigation Project

Wyoming

114 pp. Soft cover.  Yellowstone Printing and Publishing. 1990

Very good.  P. O. name inside. Limited, Centennial edition, #622.

$20.00

Davis, Lynne & Meade

Jackson Hole from A to Z, Names, Places, Fact & Myths

Wyoming

100 pp. Soft cover. Comb bound. Pioneer Printing. 1979

Very good. Signed by author to previous owner.

$10.00

Ellison, Robert Spurrier

Independence Rock:  The Great Record of the Desert

Wyoming

41 pp. Soft cover.  1930

Very good.  First copy from the press.  Signed by the printer and W. H. Jackson, Illustrator.

$45.00

Gage, Jack R.

Tensleep and No Rest, A Historical Account of the Range War of the Big Horns in Wyoming

Wyoming

222 pp. Prairie Publishing Company. 1958

Very good. P. O’s name on FFE.  Pages 7 and 15 corner turned down. Pages 1, 17 & 18 missing small piece of upper corner.

$40.00

Gage, Jack R.

The Horse, The Buggy, The Doctor

Wyoming

42 pp. Soft cover. Stapled. Flintlock Publishing Co. 1968

Very good.

$6.00

Hall, Charles “Pat”

Documents of Wyoming Heritage

Wyoming

142 pp. Hardcover. Oversize. Wyoming Bicentennial Commission. 1976

Very good. Spots near tail on edge opposite spine.

$35.00

Heald, George D.

From Wagon Wheels to Jets: 40 Years in Wyoming: A History and Recollections and Sagebrush Philosophy

Wyoming

Unpaged. Paper. (8 ½ x 11)

Very good

$100.00

Hieb, David L.

Fort Laramie National Monument, Wyoming

Wyoming

43 pp. Soft cover. National Park Service. 1961

Very good. P. O. name inside front cover.

$5.00

Jones, Walter R.

Sand Bar

Wyoming

227 pp. Hardcover. Natrona County Public Library Foundation.  2012

Ex-Library. New

$10o.00

Jording, Mike

Few Interested Residents: Wyoming Historiecal Markers & Monuments

Wyoming

205 pp. Paperback, Self published. 1992

New

 

Junge, Mark

The Wind Is My Witness, A Wyoming Album

Wyoming

301 pp. Roberts Rinehart Publishers. 1997

Very good.

 

Junge, Mark

Wyoming, A Pictorial History

Wyoming

261 pp. Hardcover.  Donning Co., 1989

Very good.  Dust jacket ripped at top and bottom back about 1 inch.

$20.00

Linford, Dee

Wyoming Stream Names

Wyoming

75 pp. Paper. Wyoming Game and Fish Department.  1975

New

$7.50

Linford, Velma

Wyoming Frontier State

Wyoming

428 pp. Hardcover. Old West Publishing Co. 1947

Like new. Dust jacket chipped and ripped at head: 1 1/2 “ piece missing from rear and 2 small ¼ “ pieces at spine.

$22.00

Nelson, Dick J.

Wyoming Has a Distinguished Heritage and Its Big Horn Basin of Merit Whose Next door Neighbor on the West is the Fascinating, Fabulous Yellowstone National Park, Glimpsing the Past—1806-1957

Wyoming

76 pp. Soft cover. Steele Printing Co. 1957

Near Fine. Personalized by the author.

$50.00

Patrick, Lucile Nichols

Best Little Town by a Dam Site Or Cody’s First 20 Years

Wyoming

178 pp. Hard-cover. Flintlock Publishing Co. 1969

Very, very good. No dust jacket.

$20.00

Patrick, Lucile Nichols

Best Little Town by a Dam Site Or Cody’s First 20 Years

Wyoming

178 pp. Hard-cover. Flintlock Publishing Co. 1969

Very, good. With dust jacket. D. J. ripped and repaired with Scotch tape; 1 inch by 1 ½ inch piece missing near lower spine.

$20.00

Roberts, Phil, ed.

More Buffalo Bones: Stories from Wyoming’s Past

Wyoming

64 pp. Soft cover. 1982

Very Good. Stapled

$7.50

Rogers, W. P.

Oldtimer of the Jackson Hole Country:  A Story of Mountain Men for Men Only

Wyoming

62 pp. Hardcover. Warlick Press. 1964

Very good. Dust jacket very good.

$7.00

Sandoval, Judith Hancock

Historic Ranches of Wyoming

Wyoming

97 pp. Paper.  Mountain States Lithographing Co.  1986

Very good+

$35.00

Smith, The Rev. Frank Campbell

Early Religious Services in Wyoming

Wyoming

72 pp. Hardcover

Laramie Printing Co. 1926

Very good.

 

Trachsel, Herman H. and Ralph M. Wade

Government and Administration of Wyoming. American Commonwealths Series.

Wyoming

381 pp. Hardcover. Thomas Y. Crowell Company. 1953

Very good.

$23.00

Trenholm, Virginia Cole and Maurine Carley

Wyoming Pageant

Wyoming

291 pp. Hardcover. Prairie Publishing Company. 1946

Very good. Corners and edges bumped. Cover soiled. Text block tight and clean. Hinges tight. FFE wearing at hinge. Signed by author to previous owner.

$15.00

Wasden, David J.

From Beaver to Oil:  A Century in the Development of Wyoming’s Big Horn Basin

Wyoming

350 pp. Hardcover. Pioneer Printing and Stationery Co. 1973

Very good.  Signed by author.  P. O. name inside FFE.

$125.00

Whittenburg, Clarice

Wyoming’s People

Wyoming

253 pp. Hardcover. Old West Publishing Company. 1958

Lower corners worn to boards. The number “62” written in pencil on text-block edge opposite spine plus numerous pencil markings on same edge. Rear end paper split at hinge.

$13.00

Wyoming Recreation Commission

Wyoming:  A Guide to Historic Sites

Wyoming

327 pp. Paper.  Big Horn Publishers.  1976

Very good.

$6.50

Wyoming Retired Teachers

Children—Chalkdust—Cowboys

Wyoming

80 pp. Soft cover. Modern Printing Co. 1976

 

$16.00

Brown, Mark H. &W. R. Felton

Before Barbed Wire: L. A. Huffman, Photographer on Horseback

Wyoming & Montana History

256 pp. Hardcover. Henry Holt & Co. 1956

Very good. Dust jacket: Chipped, inside corner snipped, ½” rip front head, ¾” rip front tail, 1” X ½” rip spine tail, 1” rip back tail.  Book clean & tight.

$28.00

Nelson, Dick J.

Old West and Custer’s Last Stand

Wyoming and Montana

17 pp. Paper. Steele Printing Co. 1958.

Very good. Stapled. Signed by author.  4/58.

$3.00

Schroll, Betty

Back Out the Happy Jack

Wyoming Fiction

162 pp. Paperback. Jelm Moutain Publications. 1991

New

$6.00

Schroll, Betty

Happy Jack West

Wyoming Fiction

291 pp. Paperback. Jelm Mountain Publishing. 1989

New

$38.00

Linford, Velma

Wyoming:  Frontier State

Wyoming History

428 pp. Old West Publishing Co. 1947

Very Good.  Dust jacket chipped; ripped on back.

$25.00

Baber, D. F.

Longest Rope: The truth about the Johnson County Cattle War

Wyoming, Johnson County

320 pp. Hardcover. Caxton Printers. 1953

Very good. Dust jacket worn at head.

$75.00

Fox, Trudy, Jennifer Morin, and Amiee Reese, Ed.

Brands of the Western Walkway at the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens

Wyoming, Laramie County

128 pp. Paper. Pioneer Printing. 2002

New

$15.00

Knox, Kirk

School of Hard Knox: 50 Years of News, Sports & Weather at the Wyoming Tribune-Eagle

Wyoming

190 pp. Paper.  Cheyenne Newspapers, Inc. 2001

Very good.  4 pages need to be tipped in.

$15.00

Talbot, Vivian Linford

David E. Jackson:  Field Captain of the Rocky Mountain Fur Trade

Rocky Mountains

138 pp. Paper.  Jackson Hole Historical Society and Museum. 1996.

Very good.  4 pin-pricks on the front cover.

$14.50

Morton, Katharine A. and William R. Dubois

Century of Service:  First Presbyterian Church, Cheyenne, Wyoming, 1869-1969

Wyoming

75 pp. Paper. Pioneer Printing and Stationery Co. Inc. 1969

Very good.

$10.00

Linford, Dee.  Revised, Edited and Enlarged by Neal L. Blair

Wyoming Stream Names

Wyoming

75 pp. Paper.  Wyoming Game and Fish.  1975

Like New.  Signed to designee by Neal Blair.

$7.50

Murphy, Dan

Oregon Trail, Voyage of Discovery: the Story Behind the Scenery

West

64 pp. Paper.  KC Publications. 1992

Very good.