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Image for Mr. Rodeo The big bronc years of Leo Cremer

Mr. Rodeo The big bronc years of Leo Cremer

By: Dawson, Patrick

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Livingston, Montana, Cayuse Press: 1986

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 3674

ISBN: 0937959057

Condition: Very good


Quarto (22.5 x 28 cm), pp. 170 with appendix. Pictorial wraps, black and white photos throughout. Foreward [sic] by Tom McGuane. New book has moderate shelf-wear. Detailing the life and times of famed Big Timber bronc rider Leo Cramer. First Edition. View more info

Letters to Sartre

By: de Beauvoir, Simone

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Radius: 1991

Edition: First English language edition

Seller ID: 8404

ISBN: 0091747740

Condition: Very good


Octavo, 531 pp with index. Black boards, gold lettering on spine. Translated and edited by Quintin Hoare. Jacket is price-clipped. Gift inscription on front pastedown. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Uncommon Sense: The Life of Marshall Erdman

By: Erdman, Marshall

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Black Earth, WI, Trails Custom Publishing: 2003

Seller ID: 9817

Condition: Very good


Quarto (26cm), pp. 224. Black boards with silver text on spine and front board. Normal corner and edge wear, some rubbing and scratching on dust jacket. Dust jacket present. View more info

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En marge: Mémoires

By: Harrison, Jim

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Paris, 10/18: 2002

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 25395

ISBN: 2264039191

Condition: Very good


Signed by author on front free endpaper. 12mo (18 cm), pp. 466, [14]. Pictorial wrappers, includes advertisements for other Harrison titles by 10/18. Text block and first few pages with light foxing. Originally titled Off to the Side. View more info

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Yonder: A Place in Montana

By: Hemingway, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington DC, National Geographic: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 24504

ISBN: 0792276876

Condition: Very good


Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 324. Signed by author on title page. Blue boards with black quarter cloth and silver spine text. Blue endpapers. Photographic jacket with original $25 price. Sixteen places of color and black and white photography. Minor bumping to corners and edge wear to jacket, else fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Jubilee Hitchhiker

By: Hjortsberg, William

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Counterpoint: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 23884

ISBN: 1582437904

Condition: Very good


Quarto (25 cm), pp. 852. Presentation copy, signed by Hjortsberg to actor Margot Kidder: "For Margie- Who had the distinct misfortune (and glory) of living through some of these Livingston times. Much love, Gatz Livingston, MT 4/12/12." Blue boards, pictorial jacket. Includes black and white photos, index and bibliography. Jacket has slight edge wear, lower rear corner of board is creased as though dropped. Hjortsberg's exhaustive bibliography was decades in the ... View more info

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Hard Work and Tough Dreaming: A Biography of A.B. Guthrie, Jr.

By: Hood, Charles

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Missoula, MT, University of Montana: 1969

Seller ID: 19426

Condition: Very good


Quarto (27 cm), pp. 341. Black boards with gilt titling. Includes photo of Guthrie, appendix and bibliography. Boards have moderate edge wear, text block is scuffed in places. This was the Master of Arts thesis for Hood, who would later become dean of the University of Montana's journalism school. Only one hard copy in World Cat (at the Montana Historical Society), and one electronic copy at the University of Montana. No jacket as issued. View more info

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Never Broken: Songs Are Only Half the Story

By: Jewel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Blue Rider Press: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18779

ISBN: 0399174338

Condition: Near fine


Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 386. Light green boards with beige quarter-paper and gilt text. Light bumping to boards and jacket, else fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Warrior for a Lost Nation

By: Johnson, Dorothy

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Westminster Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 19470

Condition: Very good


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 173. Signed by author on free front endpaper. Tan board with red titling, pictorial jacket. Illustrated with 15 of Sitting Bull's black and white pictographs telling the story of his life. Jacket has light edge wear, underside of jacket is discolored, rear panel has rubbing. Boards are slightly cocked. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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When You and I Were Young, Whitefish

By: Johnson, Dorothy

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Missoula, MT, Mountain Press Publishing Co.: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 22008

Condition: Near fine


Signed by author on free front endpaper. Octavo (23 cm), pp. x, 164. Yellow cloth boards with black stamped titling, pictorial jacket. Jacket is well-worn with many chips and tears, boards have very slight edge wear, foxing to top of text block. Iconic Montana author Dorothy Johnson recounts her childhood in the mountain town of Whitefish. Scarce signed. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Walking for Our Lives

By: Love, Donna Rankin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Park Place Publications: 2011

Edition: First edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 12026

ISBN: 193553050X

Condition: Very good


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 282. Association copy: signed by author and inscribed to writer Terry Tempest Williams: "Peace and plenty to you, Terry. With love, Donna." Cover has light wear. First Edition. View more info

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Forget Me Not

By: Lowe-Anker, Jennifer

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Seattle, WA, The Mountaineers Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15721

ISBN: 1594850828

Condition: Near fine


Octavo (21.5 cm), pp. 276. Navy boards with silver titling, pictorial jacket. Jacket has slight edge wear; one dog-eared page. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Superjock

By: Lujack, Larry

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chicago, Henry Regnery Company: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25790

ISBN: 0809283026

Condition: Very good


Octavo (21 cm), pp. 200. Red boards with bright yellow pictorial jacket. Boards have light corner wear, jacket has smudging and looks as if chewed on by a small rodent. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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The Cowboy Way: Seasons of a Montana Ranch

By: McCumber, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Avon: 2000

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 13561

ISBN: 0380788411

Condition: Very good


Octavo (20.2 cm), pp. 337. First paperback edition. Signed, inscribed and dated by author on title page: "For ___, who already knows how wonderful this life and this country is. 6/4/00." Light rubbing and staining to wraps. View more info

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The Master of Disguise

By: Mendez, Antonio J [with Malcom McConnell]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 1999

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 13355

ISBN: 0688163025

Condition: Very good


Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 351. Black boards with silver lettering. Includes glossary, black and white photos. Jacket and boards have light edge and corner wear. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Off the Sauce

By: Meyer, Lewis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 25073

Condition: Very good


Signed and inscribed by author on half-title page: "On- or off - I hope you like it. Louis Meyer" Octavo (21 cm), pp. 166. Black cloth with gilt titling, pictorial jacket. Jacket is clipped and has moderate edge wear, discoloration along spine on verso; boards with light edge wear and staining. Gift inscription on front free endpaper. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Tonight At Noon: A Love Story

By: Mingus, Sue Graham [Charles Mingus]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon: 2002

Edition: First edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 13172

ISBN: 0375421157

Condition: Very good


Octavo (22cm), pp. 266. Signed and inscribed by author on title page: To Geri, Warmest Wishes," dated 6/15/02 (Geri Lester is married to former Playboy jazz critic Jim Liska, who is the source of this copy). Black boards with copper lettering on spine. Jacket has slight edge wear. Named a New York Times Notable Book of the Year in 2002. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

THE STONES CRY OUT: A Cambodian Childhood, 1975-1980

By: Molyda Szymusiak

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hill & Wang Pub: 1986

Seller ID: 4545

ISBN: 0809088444

Condition: Very good


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 245. First American edition. Translated by Linda Coverdale. Jacket is price-clipped and shows slight bumping and rubbing. Dust jacket present. View more info

Don Dodge: The Way It Was

By: Nettles, Gala

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Groesbeck, TX, LMH Publishing: 1998

Seller ID: 25815

ISBN: 0964928841

Condition: Fine


Quarto (27 cm), pp. 264. Leather boards, pictorial jacket. Black and white photos throughout. Jacket has very slight edge wear. The eighth book by Nettles, an avid self-published chronicler of Texas cowboys and ranch life. Dust jacket present. View more info

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Ice Bound

By: Nielsen, Jerri, with Maryanne Vollers

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Hyperion: 2001

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 8412

ISBN: 0786866845

Condition: Very good


Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 362. Signed by both Nielsen and Vollers on title page. Later printing. Navy blue boards and quarter cloth with silver titling. Spine is cocked, former owner's address label on front pastedown. Dust jacket present. View more info