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Abert's New Mexico Report 1846-47

By: Abert, James William

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, NM, Horn & Wallace: 1962

Seller ID: 15523


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 182. Limited facsimile edition (1,000) of first edition as presented to U.S. Senate. Marbled boards with brown quarter cloth and gray titling. Map of New Mexico Territory endpapers; color frontispiece, "Sheep Camp," by Peter Hurd; black and white illustrated plates throughout. Boards and jacket have light edge wear, including one small closed tear. Former owner's address label on half title page. Dust jacket present. View more info

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Gloomy Terrors and Hidden Fires: The Mystery of John Colter and Yellowstone

By: Anglin, Ronald M. and Larry E. Morris

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lanham, Maryland, Rowman and Littlefield: 2014

Seller ID: 22823


Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 243. Unknown edition. Black boards with gilt titling. Pictorial jacket. Appears unread. "A unique insight into the life of one of merica's most famous, and yet least known, early frontiersman ... a firsthand view of the early frontier from the Lewis and Clark Expedition to the founding of Yellowstone National Park" (jacket copy). Dust jacket present. View more info

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Eighty Years of Memories on the Banks of the Yellowstone

By: Annin, Jim

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Billings, MT, Artcraft:

Seller ID: 18965


Octavo (22.5 cm), pp. 127. Undated, unknown edition. Faux leather boards with gilt text. Signed and inscribed by author on author photo page: "Dear ____, Bet you are another of my fine friends who would never expect a thing like this. Hope you enjoy the jokes anyway." Letter by the author to the reader laid-in. No jacket. View more info

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Vigilantes

By: Birney, Hoffman

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Penn Publishing Co.: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18182


Octavo (20.5 cm), pp. 346. Brown boards, pictorial jacket and endpapers. Drawings by Charles Hargens. Jacket has light edge wear, darkened spine. Smudge at bottom corner of text block, boards with light wear. A comprehensive history of Montana's Vigilantes, with a focus on gang leader Henry Plummer, the violent gambler who nonethless got himself elected sheriff of Bannack, Montana, and engaged in a reign of terror under the guise of maintaining law and order (Thrapp, 115... View more info

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Empire of Shadows: The Epic Story of Yellowstone

By: Black, George

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 2012

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 19307


Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 548. Signed and inscribed by author on half title page to authors Andrea and Doug Peacock. Black paper boards, gilt titling, pictorial jacket. Later printing. Head of spine and jacket slightly bumped. Dust jacket present. View more info

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Give Your Heart to the Hawks: A Tribute to the Mountain Men

By: Blevins, Win

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Nash Publishing: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19514


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 349. First state of first printing. Brown cloth with gilt titling, pictorial jacket and endpapers. Includes chronology, glossary, notes, bibliography and index. Illustrated with black and white photos, maps. Jacket has light edge wear and a few small closed tears. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Montana: A Pictorial History

By: Boden, Anneke-Jan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Norfolk, VA, Donning Company: 1984

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 21621


Limited edition signed by author (#219 of 500). Folio (30.5 cm), pp. 263. Morroco-grained maroon paper with gilt titling in matching slipcase. Pictorial endpapers, black and white and color photos throughout. Includes bibliography and index. Slipcase and spine look as through they were briefly chewed on by a dog at the head of spine. Gift inscription on free front endpaper. Written by a former Eastern Montana College professor, with an introduction by then-governor Ted S... View more info

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Reeder's Alley

By: Boedecker, Pat

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Helena, MT, P.B. Appraisal Associates: 2005

Seller ID: 16552


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 64. Yellow wrappers with etching by the late Branson G. Stevenson (founding member of the Montana Institute of the Arts), black and white photos throughout. Memoir by one of three women who purchased the gold rush-era Helena enclave and turned it into an art colony. Wrappers have small scratch near tail of spine. View more info

Joseph N. Nicollet on the Plains and Prairies The expeditions of 1838-39 with Journals, Letters, and Notes on the Dakota Indians

By: Bray, Edmund C. and Martha Coleman Bray (trans.) [Joseph N. Nicollet]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: St. Paul, MN, Minnesota Historical Society Press: 1993

Seller ID: 11869


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 294. Translated from the French and edited by the Brays. Spine is slightly cocked. View more info

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Our Time & Place Tales from Cooke City to the Crazies

By: Brekke, Jerry

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Livingston, Montana, Livingston Enterprise: 2003

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 14271


Quarto (28 cm), pp. 92. Signed and inscribed by author opposite title page: "________, I hope you enjoy these tales of our community. Jerry Brekke" Brown Morocco binding with gilt spine titling. Pictorial jacket, black and white photos throughout. Jacket has light edge wear, multiple small closed tears. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Rocky Mountain National Park: A History

By: Buchholtz, C.W.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Colorado, University of Colorado Press: 1983

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 10261


Octavo (24cm), pp. 255. First edition thus. Signed by author on title page. Black and white photographs and maps throughout. Includes notes, biographical essay and index. View more info

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Music, Saddles and Flapjacks

By: Cheney, Roberta & Clyde Erskine

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Missoula, MT, Mountain Press Publishing: 1978

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10991


Octavo (25cm), pp. 115. Maroon boards with gilt lettering on spine. Black and white photographs throughout. Previous owner's address label on half title page. Jacket has lightwear at corners. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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History of Early Steamboat Navigation on the Missouri River

By: Chittenden, Hiram Martin

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Ross & Haines: 1962

Seller ID: 20003


Reprint. Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 461. Gray cloth, gilt titling, pictorial jacket. Includes black and white photos, index. Boards and jacket with moderate edge wear, jacket has chips and closed tears. Former owner's name on free front endpaper. Dust jacket present. View more info

Ruxton of the Rockies

By: Clyde & Mae Reed Porter (Collected by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, University of Oklahoma Press: 1982

Seller ID: 8855


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 325. Some foxing on top edge of text block. Wraps are lightly worn. View more info

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Law of the Range: Portraits of Old-Time Brand Inspectors

By: Collector, Stephen

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Livingston, Montana, Clark City Press: 1991

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 22788


Oblong folio (28.5 x 30 cm), pp. 118. Still in publisher's shrinkwrap. Brown cloth with darker brown titling, pictorial jacket. Introduction by Annick Smith. Many full-page, black and white photos. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info