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Table of Contents for our Old West Books

Page One

Wyatt Earp - Tombstone | Superstition Mountains | Arizona | Military | Southwest | Spanish Exploration & Borderlands |

Page Two

The American West | Buffalo Bill Wild West Shows, Rodeos and Western Movies | Life on the Frontier | Mexico | Mormons | Western Exploration | Ephemera

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Cattle & Cowboys | Texas

Page Three

Horses | Mining | Natural History | Transportation | Weapons and Hunting


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Wyatt Earp - Tombstone

johnsonmclaurys

The McLaurys in Tombstone, Arizona: An O.K. Corral Obituary

by Paul Johnson. University of North Texas Press, 2012. Dust jacket. $29.95

On a chilly October afternoon in 1881, two brothers named Tom and Frank McLaury were gunned down on the streets of Tombstone, Arizona, by the Earp brothers and Doc Holliday. The deadly event became known as the gunfight at the O.K. Corral, and in a quirk of fate, the brothers’ names became well-known, but only as bad men and outlaws. Did they deserve that reputation?  The McLaurys in Tombstone, Arizona: An O.K. Corral Obituary explores this question, revealing details of their family background and the context of their lives on the frontier.

Signed by the author.

    To order your copy call 480 945-8811 or email: bookmaster@guidon.com




  1. SOLD Arizona Territorial Justice Forum. "A Protracted Law Suit": Arizona Territorial Justice and the Tombstone Townsite Company. 2001. Soft cover, oversize. $10.00

  2. SOLD Brent, Lynton Wright. The Bird Cage: A Theatrical Novel of Early Tombstone. (Historical Novel). 1st edition, autographed. Dorrance & Co., 1945. Dust jacket. $25.00
  3. SOLD Briggs, Robert. Hurled Into Eternity: The Story of the Earps in Tombstone, 1880-1882. Unique study explores the factual events of the gunfight and personal relationships. Southern Lion Books, 2007. Soft cover. $12.50

  4. SOLD Brooks, L. T. The Last Gamble of Doc Holliday. Meticulously researched work of historical fiction which breathes new life into the story of Doc Holliday from his childhood in rural Georgia to his final days in the Colorado Rockies. Ivy House Publishing, 2004. Dust jacket. $26.95
  5. SOLD Chafin, Earl, ed. Wyatt's Woman. The Unvarnished Memoirs and recollections of Josephine Sarah Marcus Earp. Being her life with Wyatt Earp from 1881 to 1929. Earl Chafin Press, 1998. Spiral Bound, $50.00
  6. SOLD Culhane, Patrick. Black Hats: A Novel of Wyatt Earp and Al Capone. Reimagining history if these two colorful characters met. 1st edition. William Morrow, 2007. Dust jacket. $24.95
  7. SOLD Dare, Albert. Halderman Brothers - Invitation to the Last Hanging in Tombstone. 1987. Wraps. $7.95
  8. SOLD Earp, Wyatt. Wyatt Earp Speaks! My Side of the O.K. Corral Shootout, Plus Interviews with Doc Holliday. John Richard Stephens, editor. Fern Canyon Press, 1998. Soft cover. $19.95
  9. SOLD Edwards, Adelia Earp. Wild West Remembrances. Written by the sister of Wyatt Earp in 1932-34. Transcribed and edited from the original by Earl Chafin, signed by Chafin. Earl Chafin Press, 1998. White 8.5 x 11" pages, with front cover corners turned. $30.00

  10. SOLD Faulk, Odie B. Tombstone: Myth and Reality. 1st edition. Oxford University Press, 1972. Dust jacket worn on the edges. $45.00
  11. SOLD Fischer, Ron W., ed. The Tombstone Business Directory 1880-1884. Autographed. Ron W. Fischer Enterprises., 2002. Soft cover. $14.95
  12. OLD Glass, Ben. Wyatt Earp's West: Images and Words. Photographs by Ben Glass, Text Selected by Jim Wilson. Foreword by Page Stegner. The dramatic re-creation of Earp's legend from the Wyatt Earp movie with Kevin Costner. New Market Press, 1994. Dust jacket. $39.95
  13. SOLD Gray, John Plesent. Tombstone's Violent Years, 1880-1882 As Remembered by John Pleasant Gray. Edited by Neil B. Carmony. Story of Gray's time in Tombstone. 1st edition, limited to 300 numbered copies, no. 293. Signed by Carmony. Trails to Yesterday Books, 1999. White decorated wraps. $15.00

  14. SOLD Hand, George. Next Stop: Tombstone. George Hand's Contention City Diary, 1882. Neil B. Carmony, editor. Trail to Yesterday Books, 1995. Wraps. $9.95
  15. SOLD Hattich, William. Tombstone. Foreward by John D. Gilchriese. Originally published in 1903, by the editor of the Tombstone newspaper, to try to re-focus attention on the real town and its hope for the future. Reprint. University of Oklahoma Press, 1981. Dust jacket. $45.00

  16. SOLD Hickey, Michael M. John Ringo: The Final Hours - A Tale of the Old West. Analysis and commentary by Ben T. Traywick and original oil paintings by Mike James. Contains a loose map of Cochise County and a loose bookplate signed by the author. Talei Publishers, copyright 1995, issued 2001. Dust jacket. $44.95
  17. SOLD Historical Tombstone Arizona - "The Town Too Tough to Die." Souvenir publication with color photographs. Petley Studios. Wraps. $5.00
  18. SOLD Hoggatt, Norman Lee. On the Trail of Wyatt Earp. 1st printing, autographed presentation copy. Mound House, 1997. Sprial bound wraps, oversize. $30.00
  19. SOLD Jackson, Olin. Georgia's Doc Holliday. Biography of the legendary character. Whippoorwill Publishers, 2006. $15.00
  20. SOLD Landin, Edna. Why Tombstone, Arizona is called 'The town too tough to Die.' Autographed. Wraps. $12.50

  21. SOLD Leoux, Gary. Tombstone: A Chronicle in Perspective. Signed. Trafford Publishing, 2002. Soft cover. $24.50

  22. SOLD Roman, Bill. Tombstone, Arizona Territory. 1988. Wraps. $7.50
  23. SOLD Sheffer, H. Henry III and Sharyn R. Alger. "Gunfight at the O.K. Corral" Tombstone, Arizona, 1881. Norseman Publications, 1995. Wraps. $3.95
  24. SOLD Sherayko, Peter. Tombstone: The Guns and Gear. Readers will learn the research involved in making a film historically correct as well as have a guide to guns, saddles, bridles, spurs, chaps, knives, costumes and boots. 2d edition. Caravan West, 2010. Soft cover. $49.95
  25. SOLD Shillingberg, William B. Wyatt Earp & the "Buntline Special" Myth. 1st edition. Blaine Publishing Co., 1976. Wraps. $30.00

  26. SOLD Stephens, John Richard. Wyatt Earp Tells of the Gunfight Near the O.K. Corral. Wyatt Earp Series, No. 2. Limited to 200 copies. Fern Canyon Press, 2000. Wraps. $9.95
  27. SOLD Taylor, Don. 1929: The First Helldorado. The story of the first Helldorado held in Tombstone; filled with copies of newspaper articles and advertisements of the day. Signed by the author. Old West Research & Publishing, 2006. Soft cover oversize. $12.00

  28. SOLD Taylor, Don. Tombstone's Resurrection: The Second Mining Boom. Tells the story of the Tombstone Consolidated Mining Company's efforts to revive mining in the early 20th century. Old West Research & Publishing, 2007. Soft cover oversize. $12.00 *

  29. SOLD Tombstone Tales: Silver Camp Folks. Tombstone Epitaph, 1973. Wraps. $5.00
  30. SOLD Tombstone: The Town Too Tough to Die. Smith-Southwestern, n.d. Wraps. $7.50
  31. SOLD Traywick, Ben T. The Residents of Tombstone's Boothill. 1st edition.1971. Wraps. $15.00

  32. SOLD Traywick, Ben T. A Town Called Tombstone. A pictorial presentation of how the World's Most Famous Town and its inhabitants really looked. 1982. Wraps. $50.00

  33. SOLD Traywick, Mary Dolores. Fiery Foods from Tombstone. Recipes and a little bit of history. Red Marie's Bookstore, 2002. Spiral bound. $15.00
  34. SOLD Way, W. J. "Jack." The Tombstone Story. Livingston Press, 1965. Wraps. $7.50

  35. SOLD Wheeler, Richard S. Masterson. (Historical Fiction). 1st edition. Tom Doherty Associates, 1999. Dust jacket. $24.95
  36. SOLD Wyatt Earp, Tombstone & the West. Part I, Auction June 25, 2004. Catalog of sale items with some illustrations. Includes loose map of Tombstone by John Gilchriese. John's Western Gallery. Soft cover, oversize. $12.50

  37. SOLD Yadon, Laurence J. and Dan Anderson. Arizona Gunfighters. Edited by Robert Barr Smith. The authors, relying on transcripts, newspaper accounts, diary entries and memoirs, tell a vivid story of the untamed days. Pelican, 2010. Soft cover. $16.95

  38. SOLD Young, Roy B. Cochise County Cowboy War: A Cast of Characters. Includes a Cochise County chronology and place names, Tombstone business directory, and a bibliography on Earp and Cochise County sources. Signed by the author. Young & Sons Enterprises, 1999. Spiral bound. $30.00


 

Superstition Mountains



  1. SOLD Allen, Robert Joseph. The Story of Superstition Mountain and the Lost Dutchman Gold Mine. The true account of gold-hungry men who challenged the treacherous peak. Previous owner's writing on front endsheet. Pocket Books. Soft cover, minor wear. $7.50
  2. SOLD d'Autremont, Hugh. West of Dawn. True stories of prospectors in the Superstition Mountains of Arizona, Pinto Basin in eastern California and the Sierra Madre Occidental in Old Mexico. 1st edition. Exposition Press, 1971. Brown cloth. $35.00
  3. SOLD Fraser, Jay. Lost Dutchman Mine Discovers. Affiliated Writers of America, 1989. Wraps. $9.95
  4. SOLD Kizziar, Kaye. Eyes of the Superstitions. 1st edition. Az-Tex Books, 1993. Wraps. $6.95

  5. SOLD Scott, Wendell. In Search of the Clues to the Lost Dutchman Mine. Stories to help you find the mine? Signed by the author. Freelance Publishing, 1999. Spiral bound. $20.00

  6. SOLD Scott, Wendell. Where the Trail Turns South: Found Clue to the Lost Dutchman Mine. Clues to the mine? Signed by the author. Freelance Publishing, 2002. Spiral bound. $20.00 *

  7. SOLD Sheridan, Michael F. Superstition Wilderness Guidebook: Geology and Trails. Contains maps and photographs with distance guides. Previous owner did limited yellow highlighting. 1978. Soft cover. $10.00
  8. SOLD Superstition Mounain Historical Society. Geology, Historical Events, Legends and Lore of the Superstition Mountain. Compilation of geology, history and legends of the Superstition Mountains. SMHS, 2007. Spiral bound. $20.00

  9. SOLD Waite, Mitch. The Lost Dutchman and Superstition Mountain Who is Who. Signed, 1st edition. Southwest Publications, 1993. $9.95

Arizona

  1. SOLD Abbot, Megan. Bury Me Deep. Novelization of the events that happened in Phoenix, 1931 that mirror the Winnie Ruth Judd episode. Signed by the author. Simon and Schuster, 2009. Soft cover. $15.00


  2. Acuna, Sylvia G. Queen Creek: Images of America. Illustrated history of this agricultural community and now a suburb of the Phoenix area. Arcadia Publishing, 2013. Soft cover. $21.99


  3. SOLD Allen, Mary Moore. Origin of Names of Army and Air Corps Posts, Camps and Stations in World War II in Arizona. Photocopy of a typescript. 12 loose pages. $10.00


  4. SOLD Anderson, John R. J.J. : The Life and Legacy of an Arizona Cowman, Gunman, Gentleman. Biography of J. J. Anderson who ranched along the Gila River. Signed by Lucille Anderson. Hot Iron Press, 1994. Soft cover. $22.50

  5. Anderson, Lisa A. Alice Jung, Jared Smith and Thomas Wilson. Mesa. Story of this Salt River Valley Town. Images of America. Arcadia Publishing, 2008. Soft cover. $19.95

  6. Arizona Librarian. Issue contains an article by Bert Fireman on sixty-seven Arizona History Books and an article on Edwin Bliss Hill by Gertrude Hill Muir. Winter 1967. Soft cover. $5.00

  7. SOLD Arizona Pioneers Historical Society. Constitution and By-Laws. Adopted April 16, 1897. Included is a separate copy of the Constitution, approved by the Legislative Assembly of Arizona, March 18, 1897. Wraps. $25.00


  8. SOLD Arizona Highways Magazine. Volume 17, 1941. Articles: Barry Goldwater on a trip down the Green and Colorado rivers with his photographs; Kinishba; Ted de Grazia; drawings by Ross Santee; Verde River; Navajo Country; Howe Williams artist; Arizona lakes and rivers. Bound. $90.00


  9. Arizona: Its People and Resources. By the University of Arizona faculty. An illustrated look at Arizona. Revised 2nd edition. University of Arizona Press, 1972. Decorated cloth, with wear, oversize. $15.00


  10. Arizona Sheriff. Issue devoted to Gila County. Vol. 29:1. February, 1974. Soft cover, oversize. $15.00

  11. SOLD Asfar, Dan. Ghost Stories of Arizona and New Mexico. Among the prickly pear cacti, nut pines and juniper trees, ghostly spirits can be found throughout the rugged Arizona and New Mexico landscape. Learn about such paranormal events at the Yuma Territorial Prison, atop Urraca Mesa in Navajo land, the Verde Valley or among the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. Lone Pine Publishing, 2006. Soft cover. $11.95

  12. Ayers, Steve and the Camp Verde Historical Society. Camp Verde: Images of America. Illustrated story of this Arizona town along the Verde River. Arcadia Publishing, 2010. Soft cover. $21.99

  13. Beebe, B. F. Run, Light Buck, Run! The adventurous life of a long pronghorn and a man on Arizona's Paria Plateau. Illustrated by Larry Toschik. David McKay Company, 1962. Creme cloth. $22.50

  14. Bensel Directory Company. Phoenix Directory for the Year 1892. The Bensel Directory Co.'s Phoenix directory for the year 1892; a general directory of the citizens of Phoenix, Tempe, and Mesa: a complete record of their institutions, societies, churches, corporations, street directories, business directories, etc. Reprint. Paul Johnson, 1971. Red cloth. $50.00

  15. SOLD Berke, Arnold. Mary Colter: Architect of the Southwest. New color photographs by Alexander Vertikoff. The story about an extraordinary woman, weaving together three stories, the early twentieth-century career of a woman in what was then a man's profession; the creation of a building at the Grand Canyon and interior style drawn from regional history and landscape; and the exploitation of the American Southwest, largely in the hands of the railroads, for leisure travel. Filled with photographs, images from color postcards, etc. Princeton Architecture Press, 2002. Soft cover. $24.95


  16. SOLD Bimson, Walter R. Louis D. Ricketts (1859-1940): Mining Engineer, Geologist, Banker, Industrialist, and Builder of Arizona. Newcomen Society, 1949. Wraps. $10.00

  17. SOLD Bond, Ervin. Percy Bowden: Born to be a Frontier Lawman. Story of an Arizona law officer in southeastern Arizona. Among the characters he encountered where bootleggers, John Dillinger, Aimee Semple McPherson and the early border wars. 1976. Dust jacket. $50.00

  18. Bowe, Richard J., ed. Historical Album of Arizona. Pictorial history of Arizona, featuing places, events and characters. Previous owner's name stamp on front cover. Wraps, oblong, with age and minor wear. $7.00

  19. SOLD Browder, Robert Paul and Thomas G. Smith. Independent: A Biography of Lewis W. Douglas. A study of a prominent member of Congress, advisor to Presidents and an influential political figure. 1st edition. Alfred A. Knopf, 1986. Dust jacket. $30.00

  20. SOLD Bryant, Kathleen. Sedona: Treasure of the Southwest: A Visual Tour of Oak Creek Canyon and Red Rock Country. Colorful photograph trip in this beautiful Arizona country. Northland Publishing, 2002. Oversize soft cover. $9.95

  21. Bryson, Janice Ryan and Kathleen Shappee Wood. Irish Arizona: Images of America. Illustrated history of this ethnic group from thecreation of the territory to present day. Arcadia Publishing, 2008. Soft cover. $21.99

  22. Burgess, Nancy and Karen Despain. Around Yavapai County Celebrating Arizona's Centennial: Images of America. Arcadia Publishing, 2011. Soft cover. $21.99

  23. mayer SOLD Burgess, Nancy. An Illustrated History of Mayer, Arizona: Stagecoaches, Mining, Ranching and the Railroad. Foreword by Marshall Trimball. A look at this community located in the foothils of the Bradshaw Mountains. McFarland, 2012. Soft cover. $45.00

  24. SOLD Burnett, Jim. High Lonesome: Tales of Bisbee and Southern Arizona. Stories of ranching life in Sulphur Springs Valley. Jim Burnett, 1991. Dust jacket. $30.00

  25. Burruel, Jose Maria. Mexicans in Scottsdale: Images of America. Illustrated story of this Arizona community located in the Salt River Valley. Arcadia Publishing, 2007. Soft cover. $19.95

  26. Carlson, Raymond. Arizona's Scenic Seasons. Selected writings of Carlson when he was editor of the Arizona Highways. 2d edition. Arizona Highways, 1991. Dust jacket. $19

  27. SOLD Caywood, W. Eugene. A History of Tucson Transportation: The Arrival of the Railroad Beginnings of Transit in Tucson. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Tucson Pima County Historical Commission, 1980. Wraps. $9.50

  28. The Chicano Experience in Arizona: Mining Agriculture Ranching Part One. Exhibit catalog of photographs at Arizona State University Library. 1991. Wraps. $10.00

  29. SOLD Chilcote, Martha McNary. Memories of McNary 1915-1985. Illustrated history of this northern Arizona lumber town. 1st edition. Commercial Graphics, 1985. Soft cover, oversize. $25.00

  30. SOLD Clark, Victoria. A Journey through Northern Arizona. A virtual tour of northern Arizona using more than 300 postcards showing the character and history of this region, including the Grand Canyon, Oak Creek and the Petrified Forest. Schiffer, 2008. Soft cover, oblong. $24.99

  31. SOLD Cline, Platt. Mountain Campus: The Story of Northern Arizona University. Foreword by Bruce Babbitt. One of a limited edition of twenty specially bound and boxed copies, signed by the author. Inscribed to a NAU professor. Northland Press, 1983. Dust jacket in slipcase. $40.00

  32. SOLD Cline, Platt. Mountain Town: Flagstaff's First Century. Foreword by Bruce Babbitt. History of Arizona's northern town from its first settlement in the late 1800s. 1st edition. Northland Press, 1994. Dust jacket. $35.00

  33. SOLD Conklin, E. Picturesque Arizona: Being the Result of Travels and Observations in Arizona during the Fall and Winter of 1877. 1st edition. Spine lose, inside front endsheets taped. Green cloth cover very worn on corners, speckled with paint. Mining Record Printing Est., 1878. $275.00

  34. SOLD Conkling, Roscoe P. and Margaret B. Conkling. The Butterfield Overland Mail 1857-1869: Its organization and operation over the Southern Route to 1861; subsequently over the Central Route to 1866; and under Wells, Fargo and Company in 1869. 3 volumes. Arthur H. Clark, 1947. Minor discoloration on red cloth. $950.00

  35. SOLD Cook, James E. Arizona 101: An irreverent short course for new arrivals. Who needs this course? Visitors will be able to enjoy their stay because they understand about weather, cowboys, native food and how to pronounce those funny words. 2nd edition. Cocinero Press, 1981. Soft cover. $7.95

  36. SOLD Cosulich, Bernice. Tucson. With map of landmarks, references, glossary, chronology, and bibliography. Illustrations by Bruce Marshall. Story of southern Arizona's major city. Previous owner's inscription on free front sheet. Arizona Silhouettes, 1953. Red cloth with minor wear. $35.00

  37. Cox, Larry. The Book of Tucson Firsts. Interesting tidbits about the southern Arizona city, illustrated. Javalina Press, 1998. Soft cover. $7.50

  38. SOLD Cozzens, Samuel Woodworth. The Young Silver Seekers or Hal and Need in the Marvellous Country. Complets the Young Trail Hunters' Series. Novel set in southern Arizona with the adventurers seeking silver mines and enountering Native Americans. Previous owner's name with date of 1882 on front endsheet. Lee and Shepard, 1883. Brown decorated cloth showing wear. $20.00

  39. SOLD Crandall, Zeke. Arizona Tales. First volume of stories of Arizona from around the state. Signed by the author. Soft cover. $16.95

  40. SOLD Crandall, Zeke. Arizona Train Robbers. Three stories about robbing trains in Arizona. Signed by the author. Soft cover. $12.95

  41. Crandall, Zeke. The Simple Man. Biography of Mike Dunbar. Signed by the author. 2006. Soft cover. $18.95

  42. SOLD Crombie, M. Katherine et al. Rich Hill: The History of Arizona's Most Amazing Gold District. Learn about Stanton, Octave, and Weaver, three of Arizona's most notorious ghost towns. Golden Retriever Pub., 2002. Soft cover. $24.95

  43. Cummings, Laura L. Pachucas & Pachucos in Tucson: Situated Border Lives. An innovative study examining the pachuco phenomenon and exploring its growth in Tucson. University of Arizona Press, 2009. Soft cover. $34.95


  44. SOLD Daughters of the Gila County Pioneers. A Cultural History of the Pioneer Women of Gila County, Arizona and Their Descendants Volume 2. 1st edition. Git A Rope! Publishers, 2005. Soft cover. $25.00

  45. SOLD Daughters of the Gila County Pioneers. A Cultural History of the Pioneer Women of Gila County, Arizona and Their Descendants Volume 3. 1st edition. Git A Rope! Publishers, 2007. Soft cover. $25.00

  46. Daughters of the Gila County Pioneers. Historical Calendars 1993-2012. Photographs and information about the early Gila County settlers. 2012. Soft cover, oversize. $25.00

  47. Dawn on the Desert: An Arizona saga of ... people ... power ... progress. History of Arizona Public Service, APS, power company on its 75th year. White decorated cloth. $10.00

  48. SOLD Dayhuff, Robert H. and James L. Pearson. Notoious Arizona Characters: A Biographical Sketch of Eight Individuals Remembered for their Notoriety. True stories of territorial Arizona, including Billy Stiles, the Apache Kid, Pearl Hart and R. G. Apsey. Signed by Dayhuff. Santa Cruz Valley Press, 2006. Soft cover. $22.00

  49. SOLD Dillard, Gary. Murder on Brewery Gulch. Bisbee lawmen went to far in prosecuting the men they believed guilty. Frontera House Press, 1998. Wraps. $5.00

  50. SOLD Dobkins, J. Dwight. Winnie Ruth Judd: The Trunk Murders. The true story of the most incredible murderess of the twentieth century and the strange events from 1931 -1972. 1st printing. Grosset & Dunlap, 1973. Dust jacket worn on edges. $25.00

  51. Douglas, A. E. "Montezuma's Well and the Soda Spring, Arizona." Extract of an article from Land of Sunshine. Stapled pages. $10.00

  52. SOLD downblue Down on the Blue: Blue River 1878 - 1986. Commissioned by the Blue River Cowbelles; compiled and edited by Cleo Cosper Coor. Stories about the early settlers and events along the Blue River. Illustrated with historic and contemporary photos and drawings. Fold-out map. 6th printing. Out West Printing, 1996. Blue cloth, oversize. $55.00

  53. Downey, Lynn and Desert Caballeros Western Museum. Wickenburg: Images of America. Illustrated history of the "Dude Ranch Capital of the World." Arcadia Publishing, 2011. Soft cover. $21.99

  54. SOLD Durham, Clarence W. That Hashknife Kid. About a real Western cowboy and acknowledged as a great read by those familar with the Hashknife outfit. 2nd edition. Soft cover. $25.00


  55. SOLD Eppinga, Jane. Arizona Sheriffs: Badges and Bad Men. Foreword by Asa Bushnell. Starting with the Pleasant Valley War and ending with the Buddhist tempe tragedy, this book reveals how the state's law enforces have wrangled with crime from the 1880s to the 1990s. Rio Nuevo, 2006. Soft cover. $25.00 *

  56. Feeney, Francis H. Fantastic Arizona: The Land of Beginning Again. A concise and creative presentation of facts spiced with a little fun about a region that as been luring outsiders to within its borders. Revised. Golden West Literary Enterprises, 1975. Soft cover. $12.50

  57. First National Bank of Arizona. The Arizona Story. Includes chapter on the Superstition Mountains, mining, missions, and settlement. c1972. Oversize tan wraps. $15.00

  58. SOLD Fontana, Bernard L. A Gift of Angels: The Art of Mission San Xavier Del Bac. Photographs by Edward McCain. Written by the leading expert on San Xavier, this book presents a comprehensive view of the mission with stunning photographs and incisive text illuminating the religious, historical and motivational context of these images. A must for a holiday gift. University of Arizona Press, 2010. Dust jacket, oversize. $75.00

  59. Fudala, Joan. Golf in Scottsdale: Images of Sports. For over 100 years, golf has been played in Scottsdale, Arizona. Illustrated history. Arcadia, 2008. Soft cover. $19.95

  60. SOLD Fugita, Stephen S. and Marilyn Fernandez. Altered Lives, Enduring Community: Japanese Americans Remember Their World War II Incarceration. An examination of the long-term effects on Japanese Americans during their WWII experiences in relocation camps. University of Washington Press, 2004. Soft cover. $24.95

  61. Garcia, Kathleen. Early Phoenix: Images of America. Illustrated story of the Central Arizona city in its early days. Arcadia Publishing, 2008. Soft cover. $19.99

  62. SOLD Garza, Phyllis de la. The Story of Dos Cabezas. With photos and captions by Carol Wien. Story of the Arizona mining town and the area in Cochise County. Westernlore Press, 1995. Dust jacket. $30.00

  63. SOLD Grady, Patrick. Homesteading Along the Creek: Pioneer Life in Cave Creek, Arizona 1890-1940. Story of how this community north of Phoenix developed. Signed by the author. Pioneer Press, 2009. Soft cover. $20.00


  64. SOLD Gressinger, A. W. A History of Florence, Arizona. Prepared for the dedication of the Pinal County Historical Society Museum. Pinal County Historical Society. Brown wraps. $15.00

  65. SOLD Gressinger, A. W. Florence Tour Guide. Illustrated booklet on the history of Florence. Pinal County Historical Society. Wraps. $8.00

  66. SOLD Grimes, Pauline. Land of Our Own . . . New River, Arizona. Local history of this Arizona Community, with photographs. c1992. Perfect bound with clear cover. $15.00

  67. Grubbs, Bruce. Backpacker - Desert Sense. Camping, hiking & biking in hot, dry climates. Make your way safely in the desert by vehicle, by bike on on foot. Mountaineers Books, 2004. Soft cover. $16.95

  68. SOLD Grubbs, Bruce. Best Loop Hikes Arizona. A guide devoted to 75 loop hikes throughout the state, from easy one-hour jaunts to multi-day trips. Illustrated. Mountaineers, Books, 2004. Soft cover. $16.95

  69. SOLD Hanchett, Leland J., Jr. They Shot Billy Today: The Families of Arizona's Pleasant Valley War. Story of the famous Graham - Tewksbury feud. Signed by te author. Pine Rim Publishing, 2006. Soft cover $20.00

  70. SOLD Hand, George. Whiskey, Six-guns & Red-light Ladies: George Hand's Saloon Diary, Tucson, 1875-1878. Edited by Neil Carmony. Hand settled in Tucson after the Civil War where he worked as a butcher, a saloon keeper and custodian at the Pima County courthouse and kept a diary of his days. 1st edition. High-Lonesome Books, 1994. Dust jacket. $50.00

  71. SOLD Hand, George. Whiskey, Six-guns & Red-light Ladies: George Hand's Saloon Diary, Tucson, 1875-1878. Edited by Neil Carmony. Hand settled in Tucson after the Civil War where he worked as a butcher, a saloon keeper and custodian at the Pima County courthouse and kept a diary of his days. 1st edition. High-Lonesome Books, 1994. Soft cover. $40.00

  72. SOLD Hartman, G. Marshall. The Making of a Cowman. The story of an Arizona cowboy who worked on the Greene Cattle Company ranch at San Rafael. Endsheets have Arizona brands. Ralph Tanner Associates, 1992. Dust jacket. $30.00

  73. SOLD Hatch, JoAnn F. Lore and Legend: Adventure and History in the White Mountains of Arizona. A collection of stories from Arizona's past. Signed by the author. Kymera Publishing, 2007. Soft cover. $20.00print

  74. Heath, Bernadette and James Randkley. Arizona Impressions. Photographic views and history of Arizona. Farcountry Press, 2005. Soft cover. $9.95

  75. SOLD Heatwole, Thelma. Arizona Hideaways. Discover the charm of Arizona's small towns. Photographs and maps. Bookplate partially pasted on title page. Signed by the author. Golden West Publishers, 1986. Soft cover. $7.00

  76. Heidinger, Lisa Schnebly. Chief Yellowhorse Lives On! And Other Stories of Arizona Places and People. An insightful cross-section of one woman's lifelong adventure in Arizona. Arizona Highways, 2003. Soft cover. $16.95

  77. Heidinger, Lisa Schnebly, Janeen Trevillyan and the Sedona Historical Society. Sedona: Images of America. Illustrated story of this community located in the beautiful Red Rock region of northern Arizona.. Arcadia Publishing, 2007. Soft cover. $19.95


  78. SOLD Henderson, Elizabeth Lawson and Robert Isaacson. The Muleshoe Cattle Company: An Anthology of Memories of Life on an Arizona Cow Ranch, 1906-1928. Illustrated history of ranching in southern Arizona, near Willcox, Hooker's Hot Springs. Muleshoe Press, 2006. Soft cover, oblong. $29.95

  79. SOLD Herman, Daniel Justin. Hell on the Range: A Story of Honor, Conscience, and the American West. Lively account of Arizona's Rim Country of the 1880 and the Graham - Tewksbury feud. Yale University Press, 2010. Dust jacket. $45.00

  80. SOLD Herman, Daniel Justin. Hell on the Range: A Story of Honor, Conscience, and the American West. Lively account of Arizona's Rim Country of the 1880 and the Graham - Tewksbury feud. Signed by the author. Yale University Press, 2010. Soft cover. $30.00

  81. Hill, Miles E. and John Goff. Arizona Past and Present. A history of the state from its early years to Governor Bruce Babbitt. Signed by Goff. Black Mountain Press, 1980. Burgundy cloth. $20.00

  82. Hill, Miles E. and John Goff. Arizona Past and Present. A history of the state from its early years to Governor Bruce Babbitt. Black Mountain Press, 1980. Soft cover. $7.50

  83. SOLD Hinton, Richard J. Cochise County in 1877. Southwestern History Classics. Chapters on the Babacomori and East and the Military Posts and Telegraph reprinted The Handbook to Arizona. Frontera House Press. Wraps. $7.50

  84. SOLD Hirabayashi, Lane Ryo. Japanese American Resettlement through the Lens: Hikaru Carl Iswasaki and the WRA's Photographic Section, 1943 - 1945. Images from the internment camps with text. University Press of Colorado, 2009. Dust jacket oblong. $34.95

  85. SOLD History of Arizona Territory Showing Its Resources and Advantages; with Illustrations. Contains its scenery, residences, farms, mines, mills, etc. Reprint of 1884 edition. Limited to 350 copies, numbered. Previous owner's bookplate on inside front cover. Includes a folded color map of 1894 Arizona. Northland Press, 1964. Dust jacket with missing pieces on spine, top and bottom, oversize. $170.00

  86. SOLD Hodge, Hiram C. Arizona As It Is; Or, the Coming Country: Compiled from Notes of Travel During the Years 1874, 1875, and 1876. 1st edition. Stamp of John Theobald on front endsheet. Minor wear. Hurd and Houghton, 1877. Green cloth cover. $150.00

  87. Honor the Past ... Mold the Future: Gila Centennials, Inc. Historical Celebration and Pageant. Provides a history of the communities and people of Gila County. Done for the USA Bicentennial, 1976. Edges of spine and top worn rough. $15.00

  88. SOLD Hoofs and Horns: Including Arizona Wild Life. Magazine published in Tucson. 3 separate issues, 1936. Wraps oversize. Each $7.50

  89. SOLD Hogner, Dorothy Childs. Westward High Low and Dry. Illustrations by Nils Hogner. Story of a trip through the deserts of America.1st edition. E. P. Dutton & Co., 1938. Creme cloth with brown decoration. $25.00



  90. SOLD Howard, William. Once Upon a Time in Sedona. Stories and photographs of early settlers in the Red Rock area of Arizona. Cover illustration by Joe Beeler. Signed by the author. Runamuck Publishers, 1992. Soft cover. $15.00

  91. SOLD Hubbard, Howard A. A Chapter in Early Arizona Transportation History: The Arizona Narrow Gague Railroad Company. Story of this 1880s company in Pima County. Includes a photograph of the Train with a group which left from Tucson. Social Science Bulletin No. 6. University of Arizona, 1934. Tan wraps. $20.00

  92. Hughes, Paul. Bank Notes. History of the First National Bank of Arizona. Special gift edition of 1000, no. 126. Included is a card from Sherman Hazeltine, chair of 1st National Banki. Phoenician Books, 1971. Dust jacket, oversize. $17.50

  93. Hughes, Paul. Bank Notes. History of the First National Bank of Arizona. Phoenician Books, 1971. Soft cover, oversize. $8.00

  94. Hunt, Sharon E. Vail and Colossal Cave Mountain Park: Images of America. Illustrated story of this Arizona community south of Tucson and the remarkable Cave, site of a Civilian Conservation Corps camp. Arcadia Publishing, 2007. Soft cover. $19.95

  95. Hunt, Frazier. Cap Mossman: Last of the Great Cowmen. With sixteen illustrations by Ross Santee. The story of an Arizona Ranger, Hash Knife Superintendent and cowboy. Previous owner's stamp on half tile page. 1st edition. Hastings House, 1951. Dust jacket. $55.00

  96. Huso, Jani and Catherine H. Ellis. Show Low: Images of America. Foreword by the Show Low Historical Society. Illustrated history of this northeastern Arizona town. Arcadia Publishing, 2009. Soft cover. $21.99

  97. SOLD In the Beginnings... A Bicentennial History of Tucson's Religious Beginnings. Edited by Rev. David A. Johnson with Frank Fox, S.J. Illustrated history discussing the early Catholic, Protestant and Jewish groups in Tucson. c 1976. Goldenrod wraps. $10.00


  98. SOLD Jacka, Jerry. The Spirit of the Boulders: A Desert Romance. Photographic look at the desert and development of this Salt River Valley community. Text by Pam Hait. Previous owner's inscription on front endsheet. Boulders, 1988. Dust jacket oversize. $17.50

  99. SOLD James, George Wharton. Arizona: The Wonderland. The history of its ancient cliff and cave dwellings, ruined pueblos, conquest by the Spaniards, trail makers; a survey of its climate, scenic marvels, topography, deserts, mountains, rivers and valleys, an account of its influence on art, literature and science, and some reference to what it offers of delight to the automobilist, sportsman and health seeker. Previous owner's name and bookplate on front endsheets. 1st edition. The Page Company, 1917. Brown pictorial cloth, light wear. $50.00

  100. Jewel of the Desert: Arizona Biltmore Resort. Illustrated history of the famous Phoenix resort. Biltmore Press, 2009. Dust jacket, oversize. $20.00

  101. Johnson, G. Wesley, Jr. Phoenix Valley of the Sun. A pictorial and entertaining commentary on the growth and development of Phoenix, Arizona. Continental Heritage Press, 1982. Dust jacket, oversize. $29.95

  102. SOLD Johnson, Jerrell G. The Sutler's Store. Tells the story of the early settlers in the Camp Verde area. Signed by the author. 1st edition. Beaumaris Books, 1973. Soft cover with tear on spine. $25.00

  103. SOLD Johnston, Lyle. Frank Wattron - Holbrook Lawman. Story of Navajo County Sheriff who issued a formal invitation to a hanging. Signed by the author. 1996. Soft cover with paper label. $65.00 *


  104. SOLD Kaufman, Wilbur E. Liberty, Arizona: Remembering Our Past. The story of a small community founded by farmers and ranchers that helped Arizona survive and grow. Heritage Publishers, 2001. Dust jacket. $24.95

  105. Kegley, Max. Loot of a Desert Rat. Early pictorial view of Arizona filled with period photographs. Arizona Engraving & Lithographing, c1938. Oversize soft cover with wear on spine, edges. $12.50

  106. Kingsbury, Rick. Livin' at the End of Old 95: Havasu Before the Bridge. 2001. Soft cover. $12.50

  107. Kirschner, Angela and William. Marshall Explores Arizona. Designed and illustrated by Mike Miller. A guide book for young readers with Marshall a bald eagle. Exploring Eagle Press Publications, 2010. Dust jacket, oblong. $15.95

  108. SOLD Kleindienst, Richard. Justice: The Memoirs of an Attorney General Richard Kleindienst. Author's presentation copy. Jameson Books,1985. Dust jacket. $25.00

  109. Klump, Kathy and Peta-Anne Tenney. Bowie: Images of America. Illustrated history of this Cochise County community located in Sulphur Springs Valley. Arcadia Publishing, 2011. Soft cover. $21.99

  110. SOLD Korwin, Alan and William Franklin. Scottsdale. Photography view of the West's Most Western Town. American & World Geographic Publishing, 1994. Oversize soft cover. $15.95

  111. Kramer, "Bola Bill." Bola Tie: New Symbol of the West. Guide to the famous Bola tie, including examples of Indian designs and how to wear them. 1st edition. Northland Press, 1979. Soft cover with minor wear. $21.00

  112. SOLD Kramer, Jon and Julie Martinez. Arizona Journey Guide: A Driving & Hiking Guide to Ruins, Rock Art, Fossils & Formations. Illustrations by Vernon Morris. Informative, illustrated and entertaining guide to Arizona's ancient ruins and exotic places. Complete with driving details. Adventure Publications, 2007. Soft cover. $16.95

  113. SOLD Laine, Don and Barbara and Lawrence Letham. Best Short Hikes in Arizona. Perfect for day-hikers, families and people with busy schedules. Includes hikes with maps and photos in Phoenix, Sedona, Tucson, Flagstaff, Grand Canyon, etc. Mountaineers Books, 2005. $15.95

  114. SOLD Lamberton, Ken. Chiricahua Mountains: Bridging the Borders of Wildness. Photographs by Jeff Garton. Insights shared about the geology, habitats, and diversity of wildlife in a place of such isolation that species must either adapt or become extinct. University of Arizona Press, 2003. Soft cover. $13.95

  115. SOLD Landscapes of Arizona: The Geological Story. Edited by Terah L. Smiley, J. Dale Nations, Troy L. Pewe and John P. Schafer. A collection of essays on the landscapes of Arizona, illustrated with photographs and drawings. University Press of America, 1984. Maroon cloth, oversize. $85.00

  116. Leggett, Herbert A. Arizona Soliloquies vol. II. Introduction by Walter Bimson. A collection of economic and philosophic trivia reprinted from the Bank's monthly bulletin, Arizona Progress. Valley National Bank. 1956. Copper colored wraps. $5.00

  117. Leggett, Herbert A. Arizona Soliloquies vol. III. Introduction by Walter Bimson. Articles from the Bank' monthly bulletin, Arizona Progress. Valley National Bank. 1961. Silver colored wraps. $8.00

  118. Lenon, Robert. The Mowry Mine. Prepared for the Ambos Nogales Corral of Westerners to observe the Centennial of the Survey of the Enterprise Claim of the Old Mowry Mine, south of Patagonia, Arizona. 1976. White wraps. $10.00

  119. SOLD Leonard, Kevin. Ride With Me. Exciting true adventures of a lone rider packing in the mountains and deserts of Arizona. Contains maps to follow the trail. Signed by the author. Arizona Trails Publishing, 2003. Soft cover. $19.95

  120. SOLD Lieber, Albert J. Road to Scottsdale. Foreword by Kurt Vonnegut. Illustrated history. 1999. Soft cover, oversize. $17.50


  121. Lloyd, Tanya. Arizona. Photographic images in color of this Southwestern state. Whitecap, 1999. Dust jacket. $19.

  122. SOLD Lockwood, Frank C. Pioneer Portraits: Selected Vignettes. Introduction by John Bret Harte. Chapters on colorful Southwestern characters such as Pete Kitchen, Estevan Ochoa, John Lorenzo Hubbell, Henry C. Hooker and John Hance. 1st edition. University of Arizona Press, 1968. Dust jacket. $35.00

  123. SOLD Love, Frank. A Visitor's Guide to Historic Yuma. Information on the Century House, Prison, Customhouse, Ft. Yuma, St. Thomas Mission and a walking tour of the old city. Nd, np. Green wraps reinforced with clear tape. $10.00

  124. SOLD Lynch, Richard E. Winfield Scott: A Biography of Scottsdale's Founder. Story of the Civil War chaplain who came to Arizona and founded this town in the Salt River Valley. Signed presentation copy. 1st edition. City of Scottsdale, 1978. Dust jacket. $45.00


  125. SOLD Malach, Roman. Kingman - Arizona: City in Mohave County. Story of this northwestern Arizona community. Part of a Bicentennial commemorative series. Roman Malach, 1974. Yellow wraps. $20.00

  126. SOLD Malach, Roman. Peach Springs in Mohave County. Story of the non-Indian and Hualapai communities. Part of a Bicentennial commemorative series. Roman Malach, 1975. Yellow wraps. $15.00

  127. SOLD Mallett, Daryl F. Falcon Field: Images of America. Illustrated history of this World War II base in Mesa, Arizona. Arcadia Publishing, 2009. Soft cover. $21.99


  128. SOLD Mann, Dean E. The Politics of Water in Arizona. Acquaints the reader with the intricacies and internal conflicts of water in Arizona. Previous library copy with stamp on front and back endsheets and partially on spine. University of Arizona Press, 1963. Dust jacket. $42.00

  129. SOLD Manning, Reg. From Tee to Cup: The Book with a Hole. The cartoonist and golf. Reganson Cartoon Books, 1954. Decorated cloth. $15.00

  130. SOLD Manning, Reg. What Kinda Cactus Izzat? A "Who's Who" of strange plants in the Southwestern American Desert. A clever and fun way to learn about the desert plants. Author's signed presentation copy with a sketch of a cactus. Reganson, 1967. Soft cover. $30.00

  131. SOLD Martin, Patricia Preciado, ed. Beloved Land: An Oral History of Mexican Americans in Southern Arizona. Collected and edited by Patricia Martin with photographs by Jose Galvez. This book documents the contributions of Mexican American families whose history and culture are intertwined with the lifestyle of the contemporary Southwest. 1st printing. University of Arizona Press, 2004. Soft cover. $17.95

  132. SOLD Mason, Robert. MORE Verde Valley Lore. Stories of interesting events and people along the watershed of the Verde River. Phoenix Publishing Group, 2004. Soft cover. $14.95

  133. Massey, Peter, Jeanne Wilson and Angela Titus. Arizona Trails: Central Region. A guide book which includes GPS coordinates as well as a brief history of the area, maps and photographs. Adler Publishing, 2006. Soft cover. $19.95

  134. SOLD Massey, Peter, Jeanne Wilson and Angela Titus. Backcountry Adventures: Arizona. Scenic guide that navigates over 2,500 miles of varied and scenic terrain across the Grand Canyon state - suitable for anyone with a sport utility vehicle. Adler, 2008. Casebound oversize. $55.00

  135. SOLD McBride, Darvil B. The Evaders or Wilderness Shoot-Out: The Story of the Power Affair. The story of the encounter between the sheriff and the Power boys. Signed by the author. Pacific Book, 1984. Soft cover, slightly worn. $25.00

  136. McFall, Larry L. Why? Arizona Rangers. Answers questions about the Arizona Rangers. Signed by the author. Riodosa 40, 1996. Gray wraps. $17.50

  137. McLaughlin, Herb and Dorothy. Arizona the Beautiful. Photographs by Herb and Dorothy McLaughlin, text by Don Dedera. Presentation copy signed by the McLaughlins and Dedera. 1st edition. Doubleday & Co., 1974. Dust jacket. $40.00

  138. SOLD McLoughlin, Emmett. People's Padre: An Autobiography. Story of a Phoenix priest. 1st edition. Beacon Press, 1954. Light green cloth. $20.00

  139. SOLD McNamee, Gregory. Monumental Places: National Parks and Monuments in the Grand Canyon State. Spectular images by Arizona Highways photographers of places everyone should visit. Arizona Highways Special Scenic Collection. Arizona Highways, 2007. Soft cover oversize. $14.95

  140. SOLD Melikian, Robert A. Hotel San Carlos: Images of America. Illustrated history of this Phoenix hotel. Arcadia Publishing, 2009. Soft cover. $21.99

  141. Messick, Hank. Desert Sanctuary. With a foreword by Steve Allen. Story of building a retirement life on the Arizona New Mexico boundary, describing the landscape and wildlife. 1st edition. University of New Mexico Press, 1987. Dust jacket. $20.00


  142. Mills, John B., Jr. The First Map of Tucson. Drawn in the last four months of 1862, at the direction of Maj. David Fergusson of the California Volunteers. Original in the Tucson Public Library. Wraps. $7.50

  143. SOLD Mineralogy of Arizona. Written by John W. Anthony, Sidney A. Williams and Richard A. Bideaux. Guide with color images and drawings. 1st edition. University of Arizona Press, 1977. Soft cover, oversize. $20.00

  144. Mineralogy of Arizona. Written by John W. Anthony, Sidney A. Williams, Richard A. Bideaux and Raymond W. Grant. Guide with color images and drawings. 3rd edition. University of Arizona Press, 1995. Soft cover, oversize. $17.50

  145. SOLD Mitchell, David N. The Insider's Arizona Guidebook. Contains information on over 900 top attractions, 24 scenic drives, 210 color photographs, featuring Arizona parkways, historic and scenic roads. Arizona Highways, 2006. Stiff soft cover. $22.95


  146. SOLD Moore, Robert J. The Civilian Conservation Corps in Arizona's Rim Country: Working in the Woods. A history of the New Deal CCC program with colorful stories, gleaned from oral interviews of men who participated in the program. Illustrated. University of Nevada Press, 2006. Dust jacket. $34.95

  147. Mt. Graham Profiles volume 2. Ryder Ridgway Collection. History of Graham County from Ridgway articles. Graham County Historical Society, 1988. Decorated casebound, oversize. $65.00

  148. Murphy, James M. The Spanish Legal Heritage in Arizona. Shows the lasting influence of Spanish Law on Arizona life. Arizona Pioneers' Historical Society, 1966. Casebound. $25.00

  149. SOLD Nearing, Richard. Arizona Buildings With a History!: Drawings and History Briefs. Sketches of historic structures with a brief history. Gem Publishing, 1992. Soft cover. $22.00

  150. SOLD Negri, Sam. Arizona: The Beauty of it All. Photographs by Arizona Highways contributors. Beautifully illustrated look at Arizona. Arizona Highways, 2006. Dust jacket. $26.95

  151. Norton, Ken. Jesse Leather, One of a Kind. Novel set in Arizona on the cowboy range. Signed by the author. 1st edition. Walsh & Associates Publications, 1983. Dust jacket. $25.00


  152. SOLD Otero, Lydia R. La Calle: Spatial Conflicts and Urban Renewal in a Southwest City. Documents the Tucson Mexican American community's experience with urban renewal in the 1960s. University of Arizona Press, 2010. Soft cover. $24.95

  153. Perrill, Lester S. Ackerman of Arizona. Biography of Lee Ackerman, Arizona journalist and business man. Educational Publications, 1960. Soft cover, oversize. $15.00

  154. Pfeiffer, Bruce Brooks and Victor E. Sidy. Under Arizona Skies: The Apprentice Desert Shelters at Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin West. Contemporary and history photographs and drawings of the shelters provide a unique look at Taliesin West. Pomegranate, 2011. Dust jacket. $24.95

  155. SOLD Phillips, Melvin W., M.D. Mile Hi Docs. A chronological history of the Yavapai County Medical Society, with biographies of many the Prescott area doctors (now deceased) and random recollections from the author. Melvin M. Phillips, M.D., 1996. Red cloth. $20.00

  156. PHX. Great book on Phoenix today. Lots of color photographs and illustrations. Foreword by Edward Booth-Clibborn. Booth-Clibborn Editions, 2006. Soft cover with stiff wraps. $49.95

  157. Picturing Arizona: The Photographic Record of the 1930s. Edited by Katherine G. Morrissey and Kirsten M. Jensen. Photographs of Arizona taken during the 1930s capture encuring visions of the Depression that linger in cultural memory - this book places the work of local Arizonans alongside that of federal photographs - to show the influence of differing cultural agendas on the photographic record. University of Arizona Press, 2005. Soft cover. $24.95

  158. Pimeria Alta Historical Society. 1986 Calendar. "Como Nogales no hay Otro" with images selected from the Rochlin Archives. Photographs of the southern Arizona region with Spanish and English captions. $10.00

  159. Post, Anita C. Southern Arizona Spanish Phonology. Study of the Spanish language in Arizona. Water stained on bottom pages. University of Arizona Bulletin, volume V:1. University of Arizona, 1934. Wraps. $25.00

  160. SOLD Potter, Alvina N. The Many Lifes of the Lynx: A Century of Mining on Lynx Creek Between 1863 and 1963. 1st edition. Illustrations by Effie Andrews. Story of the Walker Mining District along Lynx Creek. Published in Prescott, 1964. Blue cloth, slight fading on spine. $100.00

  161. SOLD Potter, Alvina N. The Many Lifes of the Lynx: A Century of Mining on Lynx Creek Between 1863 and 1963. Illustrations by Effie Andrews. Story of the Walker Mining District along Lynx Creek. Revised edition. Published in Prescott, 1964. Dust jacket. $75.00


  162. SOLD Price, Edna. Burro Bill and Me: Death Valley to Grand Canyon by Burro via the Arizona Strip. The tale of a woman's travels in the 1930s in the American desert. Reprint of the 1993 edition. Narrative Press, 2004. Soft cover. $15.95

  163. SOLD Price, Ethel Jackson. Sierra Vista: Young City with a Past. Explores the rich history of this Arizona-Mexico border town. The Making of America Series. Arcadia, 2003. Soft cover. $24.99

  164. SOLD Price, Thorton W. III. Murder Unpunished: How the Aryan Brotherhood Murdered Waymond Small and Got Away with It. In November 1977, Arizona State Prison inmate walked up to Waymond Small in front of sixty witnesses and stabbed him in the heart. Small was to testify about gang violence in the prison but was murdered the day before his scheduled appearance. An interesting analysis of the prison system. University of Arizona Press, 2005. Soft cover. $17.95

  165. Procter, Gil. People of the Moonlight. Stories of Arizona history. A first limited edition for Pete Kitchen Museum. Signed by the author. Publication Press of Pasadena, 1958. Dust jacket with minor tears. $45.00

  166. Procter, Gil. The Trails of Pete Kitchen. The stories in this volume were originally published in Tucson, Tubac, Tumacacori, To Hell and People of the Moonlight. Stories of southern Arizona. Author's presentation copy with inscription. Foxing on endsheets. Dale Stuart King, 1964. Pictorial cloth cover. $40.00

  167. SOLD Procter, Gil. Tucson Tubac Tumacacori To Hell. 1st limited edition. Some pencil markings and water staining. Arizona Silhouettes, 1956. Pictorial cloth. $40.00


  168. SOLD Purvis, Louis Lester. The Ace in the Hold: A Brief History of Company 818 of the Civil Conservation Corps. A history of one CCC unit in Arizona. Signed by author. Brentwood Christian Press, 1989. Soft cover. $22.50

  169. SOLD Pyle, Jinx. Mountain Cowboys: A Contribution to the History of Arizona's Rim Country. History of the Mogollon Rim Country and the impact of four generations of Pyles. Get a Rope! Publishing, 2010. Soft cover, oversize. $25.00


  170. Ray, Cosmic. Hiking Phoenix: Favorite Day Hikes. The Original No Jive Pocket Guide. Hike Camelback Mountain, Shaw Butte, South Mountain, Papago Park, White Tank Mountains and others with maps and important information for hikers. 2003. Soft cover. $11.95

  171. SOLD Reflections of McNary. Illustrated rememberance of this northeast Arizona town - stories of the settlers and people who stayed. McNary Reunion Committee. Soft cover oversize. $22.50

  172. Reider, Rebecca. Dreaming the Biosphere: The Theater of All Possibilities. Explores the intersections of ecology, community, inspiration and madness. University of New Mexico Press, 2010. Soft cover. $27.95

  173. Reiner, Donna J and Jennifer Kitson. Phoenix's Greater Coronado Neighborhood: Images of America. Readers will have an opportunity to discover a neighborhood that is rich in resources and people who have helped Phoenix mature throughout the years. Arcadia Publishing, 2012. Soft cover. $21.99

  174. SOLD A Reprint of the History of Arizona Territory: Showing Its Scenery, Residences, Farms, Mines, Mills, Hotels, Business Houses, Schools, Churches, &c. from Original Drawings. Reprint of 1884 map of Arizona laid in. Former owner's bookplates on inside front cover and front free endsheet. Northland Press, 1964. Dust jacket, large chips missing at head and tail of spine. $170.00

  175. Richardson, Gladwell. Two Guns, Arizona. Story of this interesting Arizona community that is now a ghost town. #15 of Western Americana Series. Press of the Territorian, 1968. Reddish brown wraps. $20.00

  176. Richardson, S. C. Frank Weston: The Real West of the Past. Stories with "quite a much" of it based on fact. Press of Zion's Printing & Publishing, 1939. Green cloth. $15.00


  177. SOLD The Right Side Up Town on the Upside Down River: Wickenburg, Arizona. History of this mining, resort town presented by Las Senores de Socorro, Ladies Auxiliary of the Maricopa County Historical Society. 1975. Soft cover. $10.00

  178. Robinson, Will H. Witchery of Rita and Waiting for Tonti. Stories of Arizona - San Xavier del Bac and the cliff-dwellers of Montezuma's Castle. Previous owner's name on front endsheet. 1st edition. Berryhill Co., 1919. Dust jacket with pieces missing on top edge, but image on front is good with minor rubbing. $55.00

  179. Robinson, Will H. Yarns of the Southwest. Charming stories of Arizona and the southwest. Berryhill Press, 1921. Pictorial paper boards, front page with holes. $20.00

  180. SOLD Robson, Ellen. Haunted Arizona: Ghosts of the Grand Canyon State: A Ghostly Guide to Arizona's Most Spirited Spots! Golden West Publishers, 2002. Soft cover. $12.95

  181. Ross, Delmer G. Gold Road to La Paz: An Interpretive Guide to the Bradshaw Trail. Provides historical facts as well as flora and fauna information. Tales of the Mojave Road, nd. Green casebound with edges rubbed. $25.00

  182. SOLD Ruelas, Richard. Thanks For Tuning In. A biography of Bill Thompson, better known as "Wallace" of Wallace and Ladmo fame. 2004. Dust jacket. $21.95

  183. SOLD Ruffner Melissa. Prescott: A Pictorial History. Foreword by Barry Goldwater. Illustrated history of this northern Arizona town. Primrose Press, 1981. Soft cover, oversize with wear on inside front cover and front endsheet. $20.00

  184. SOLD Ruffner, Melissa. What Ever Happened to Baby Harry? The true story of the first child born to an officer's family at Camp Apache, Arizona Territory. Signed by the author. 1st edition. Primrose Press, 2003. Wraps. $25.00

  185. SOLD Ruland-Thorne, Kate. Gold Greed & Glory: The Territorial History of Prescott & the Verde Valley 1864-1912. Foreword by Elisabeth Ruffner. Looks into the lives of the settlers, Native Americans, military, prospectors, government officials and outlaws, lawmen and ladies of the night. Signed by the author. PublishAmerica, 2007. Soft cover. $24.95

  186. Safford Centennial 1874-1974. Brochure on the centennial events, including a short history, "A Century Conquered, A Challenge Ahead." Light green poster sheet with wear and creases. $10.00

  187. Salge, David. Around San Tan Mountain. Photographic history of this central Arizona region. Images of America. Arcadia Publishing, 2007. Soft cover. $19.95


  188. SOLD Scottsdale Photo Album Yesterday Today. Contains photos of Scottsdale then and now. Scottsdale Tourist Guide, 1989. Soft cover, oversize. $20.00

  189. SOLD Sharp, Bob. Eight Valleys: A Linked Landscape. Nighthorses Publishing, 2012. Eight Valleys: A Linked Landscape is about eight distinct valley systems lying within the Gila watershed in southern Arizona. It discusses the history, effectiveness and challenges to good settlement design for the region. New. Hard cover. Cover is simulated leather. $85.00

  190. SOLD Sharp, Bob. Eight Valleys: A Linked Landscape. Nighthorses Publishing, 2012. Eight Valleys: A Linked Landscape is about eight distinct valley systems lying within the Gila watershed in southern Arizona. It discusses the history, effectiveness and challenges to good settlement design for the region. New. Soft cover. $45.00


  191. SOLD Smith, Dean. Best of Reg. The best political cartoons of Reg Manning. 1st edition. Arizona Republic, 1980. Black cloth with minor discoloration, oversize. $30.00 *


  192. SOLD Smith, Dean. Gloria: The Guerrero Story. The story of the family that founded the Rosarita Mexican Foods company. Ltd edition, presentation copy signed by the author. Sims Publishing Co., 1967. $35.00


  193. SOLD Smith, Gloria L. Black Americana in Arizona. Stories and history of African Americans in Arizona, including chapters on the Buffalo Soldiers and after statehood. 1977. Oversize soft cover. $35.00

  194. SOLD Smith, J. Brian. John J. Rhodes: Man of the House. This biography has captured the essence of this American statesman. Primer Publishers, 2005. Dust jacket. $30.00

  195. SOLD Smith, Jack Beale. Kerlin's Well: A Unique Site on the Beale Wagon Road Near Seligman Arizona. A Centennial Edition. An investigation into the Beale Wagon Road. Tales of the Beale Road Publishing Co., c. 1986. Yellow wraps. $7.50

  196. SOLD Smith, Julian. Four Corners - Including Navajo and Hopi Country, Moah, and Lake Powell. Moon Handbooks tour guide for travelers who want a completely unique experience, a new perspective - and a few new stories to tell. 1st edition. Avalon Travel Publishing, 2003. Soft cover. $16.95

  197. Smith, Watson. The Story of the Museum of Northern Arizona. An address before the Newcomen Society, September 21, 1968. Museum of Northern Arizona, 1969. Stiff beige wraps. $10.00

  198. Southern Arizona Bank & Trust Company. The Other Side of the Mountain: (A Guide to the Highways and Byways of the Grand Canyon State). Photographic guide with maps and text about Arizona. c. 1954. Soft cover oblong. $25.00

  199. Southern Arizona Discovery: A Historical and Contemporary Guide to Southern Arizona. Includes a section on the Tucson Visitor and Convention Guide. Illustrated with photoghraphs and stories. c. 1978. Soft cover oversize. $10.00

  200. SOLD Steckner, Susie and the Mesa Historical Museum. Cactus League Spring Training: Images of America. A historic look through images of spring training in the Salt River Valley. Arcadia, 2012. Soft cover. $21.99


  201. Stewart, Todd. Placing Memory: A Photographic Exploration of Japanese American Internment. With essays of Natasha Egan and Karen J. Leong and afterword by John Tateishi. Contains images and maps of the relocation centers including the sites at Poston, Jerome and Gila River Reservation in Arizona. University of Oklahoma Press, 2008. Dust jacket. $34.95

  202. Stocking, George. Arizona: Wonder and Light. Photographs by the author showing the beauty and scenery of Arizona. Mountain Trail Press, 2007. Soft cover. $14.95

  203. Stuart, Gary L. Innocent until Interrogated: The True Story of the Buddhist Temple Massacre and the Tucson Four. The first book length treatment of the 1991 killings of 9 people in the Arizona desert. University of Arizona Press, 2010. Dust jacket. $29.95

  204. Swartz, Pamela. Arizona Getaways: For the Incurably Romantic: 45 Sensational Destinations for Lovers. Provides details on 45 romantic places, resorts, cabins, inns, also contains comparisons of each property and romantic tips. 2d edition, revised and updated. Cloud Nine Press, 2006. Soft cover. $17.95

  205. SOLD Tenney, Jocie B., ed. Taylor's Centennial Stories, 1878-1978. A collection of stories about this Arizona community. Eastern Arizona College, 1978. Taped spine with three color punch. $45.00

  206. Timeless Images. Text by Robert C. Dyer and photographs by Arizona Highways contributors. Filled with color images of Arizona. Arizona Highways, 1990. Dust jacket oversize. $17.50

  207. Tiny Satellite Press - Cattle Track Press. Catalog 2006. Text and images of publications for sale. Contains a small flyer on the Jay Dusard book with a photo of a horse's head. Wraps. $10.00

  208. SOLD Traywick, Ben T. Bisbee is the Name. Story of the Arizona mining town. 1st edition. Red Marie's Bookstore, 1888. Wraps. $10.00


  209. Trimble, Marshall. Ash Fork: Images of America. Illustrated story of Marsh's home town. Arcadia Publishing, 2008. Soft cover. $19.95


  210. SOLD Tucson Corral of the Westerners. Brand Book 3: A Collection of Smoke Signals. Edited by Otis H. Chidester. Numbers 21-30, 1970-74. Tucson Corral of the Westerners International, 1976. Green cloth. $35.00


  211. Turner, D. L. and Catherine H. Ellis. Latter-Day Saints in Mesa: Images of America. Illustrated history of the Mormons in Mesa. Arcadia Publishing, 2009. Soft cover. $21.99


  212. VanderMeer, Philip. Phoenix Rising: the making of a desert metropolis. Illustrated history of the sixth largest city in the United States. 1st edition. Heritage Media Corp., 2002. Dust jacket. $54.95

  213. SOLD Volker, Chet. Silver Tales Among the Gold. Stories of treasure in southwestern Arizona, including Moon Mine, Tinajas Altas, Sierra Estrella and Lost Dutchman. Small stamp on front endsheet. 1970. Green cloth. $20.00

  214. Wadsworth, Beula - Mary. Sun Shafts: Arizona in Verse. Poems about the Arizona and its places and events - Apache Trail, Fort Lowell, Colossal Cave, the Spanish missions, etc. Original block prints by the author. Signed by the author. Desert Press, 1946. Wraps. $30.00


  215. SOLD Wagoner, J. J. History of the Cattle Industry in Southern Arizona, 1540 - 1940. Originally written for a Masters thesis. Includes information on ranchers, brands, economic conditions and rustlers. University of Arizona Bulletin, 1932. Creme wraps. $35.00

  216. Wakefield, Mel. Pictorial Guide and Maps of Southern Arizona. Maps by Don Reese. Illustrated guide to natural and historic places. Fold out map at back. Pictorial Guides. Soft cover, oversize. $10.00

  217. SOLD Way, Thomas. Frontier Arizona. Fresh, fact-crammed and entertaining volume detailing the badmen and law enforcement officers of Arizona Territory. Author's signed presentation copy. Carlton Press, 1960. Dust jacket. $65.00

  218. SOLD Whitehurst, Patrick. Williams: Images of America. Illustrated history of this northern Arizona town. Arcadia Publishing, 2009. Soft cover. $21.99

  219. Who's Who in Arizona vol 1 1913. Compiled and Published by Jo Conners. Some pages loose, stained. Arizona Daily Star. Blue cloth, discolored. $50.00

  220. Who's Who in Arizona vol 1 1913. Compiled and Published by Jo Conners. Missing title page, but index intact. Markings on inside front cover and top of index paged. Arizona Daily Star. Blue cloth, discolored. $40.00

  221. Who is Who in Arizona 1958. John M. Moore, publisher and editor. Red leatherette with previous owner's name stamped in goldon front cover. $25.00

  222. Who's Who for Arizona 1951-1952 Combined with Arizona Today. R. O. Norman, 1952. Olive green cloth with small pieces missing along spine. $50.00

  223. Who's Who in Arizona In Business, Professions and Arts. Authentic biographies of distinguished men and women of Arizona. Vol. 1, 1938-40. Edited by Gertrude Leeper and Maude House. Arizona Survey Publishing Co., 1938. Red leatherette. $40.00

  224. SOLD Wielgus, Ronald S. Yours for the Taking or Getting More of Your Share of Desert Gold! Book on places to find and keep Arizona Gold. Signed by the author. 1st edition. Wielgus, 1993. Yellow Soft cover, oversize. $18.95

  225. SOLD Wilson, Bruce M. Crown King and the Southern Bradshaws: A Complete History. The first comprehensive history of this Arizona mining area. Crown King Press, 1999. Soft cover oversize. $25.00

  226. SOLD Wilson, Edward. An Unwritten History: A Record From the Exciting Days of Early Arizona. Memories of an Arizona pioneer, orginally published in 1915. Limited to 750 copies. Stagecoach Press, 1966. Dust jacket. $45.00

  227. SOLD Wilson, R. Michael. Crime & Punishment in Early Arizona. Crimes committed and punishment exacted was one defining characteristic of the old West and Arizona no exception. Stagecoach Books, 2004. Soft cover. $21.00

  228. SOLD Wilson, R. Michael. Drenched in Blood Rigid in Death: The True Story of the Wickenburg Massacre. Story of the 1871 robbery of the stagecoach as it headed towards Ehrenberg. Signed by the author. Stagecoach Books, 2000. Soft cover. $12.95

  229. SOLD Wilson, R. Michael. Encyclopedia of Stagecoach Robbery: Arizona. Stories of stagecoach robberies from 1875 to 1903. Signed by the author. RaMA Press, 2003. Casebound. $100.00

  230. SOLD Wood, Elizabeth Lambert. Arizona Hoof Trails. Stories of southern Arizona around the early 20th century. Binfords & Mort, 1956. Yellow cloth. $40.00

  231. SOLD Wyllys, Rufus Kay. Men and Women of Arizona: Past and Present. In one volume. Biographical sketches with photographs. Pioneer Publishing, 1940. Padded brown leatherette. $75.00

  232. The Yale Biographical Dictionary of American Law. Edited by Roger K. Newman. Contains more than 700 concise biographies of leading figures in the history of American law. Includes a chapter on Sandra Day O'Connor. Yale University Press, 2009. Dust jacket. $65.00






Military in the West

kiser

Dragoons in Apacheland: Conquest and Resistance Southern New Mexico, 1846 - 1861.

By William S. Kiser. University of Oklahoma Press, March 2013. Dust jacket. $29.95

In the fifteen years prior to the American Civil War, the U.S. Army established a presence in southern New Mexico, the homeland of Mescalero, Mimbres, and Mogollon bands of the Apache Indians. From the army’s perspective, the Apaches presented an obstacle to be overcome in making the region—newly acquired in the Mexican-American War—safe for Anglo settlers. In Dragoons in Apacheland, William S. Kiser recounts the conflicts that ensued and examines how both Apache warriors and American troops shaped the future of the Southwest Borderlands.

Signed by the author.

  1. SOLD Bowman, Eldon. A Guide to the General Crook Trail. Historical background by Elaine Cassey. With maps showing the trail. Museum of Northern Arizona Press, 1978. Wraps, with remains of old price tag on front cover. $12.50 *

  2. SOLD Boyd, Eva Jolene. Noble Brutes: Camels on the American Frontier. Details the federal government's experiment with camels in the U.S. Army before the Civil War. Contains a collection of rare photographs, drawings, and maps. Republic of Texas Press, 1995. Soft cover. $12.95
  3. SOLD Brinckerhoff, Sidney B. Military Headgear in the Southwest 1846-1890. Illustrated pamphlet on military head covers. Museum Monograph No. 1. 2d edition. Arizona Pioneers Historical Society, 1967. Tan wraps. $25.00


  4. Buecker, Thomas R. Fort Robinson and the American Century 1900-1948. Based on more than 20 years of archival research as well as personal recollections of the men and women who served at the Fort. Photographs and maps supplement the narrative. Originally published by the Nebraska State Historical Society in 2002. University of Oklahoma Press, 2004. Soft cover. $19.95 *
  5. SOLD Butterworth, W. E. Soldiers on Horseback: The Story of the United States Cavalry. An illustrated overview from the American Revolution to the change in the 20th century. 1st edition. W. W. Norton, 1967. Dust jacket with small piece missing on top corner. $25.00
  6. SOLD Caba, G. Craig. Historic Southern Saddles: 1840-1865. Book discusses the evolution of the saddle in regards to military use. Black and white illustrations of saddles and accesories throughout. Civil War Antiquities, 1982. Soft cover. $20.00

  7. SOLD Carr, Capt. Camillus. A Cavalryman in Indian Country. Foreword and annotation by Dan L. Thrapp. Edition limited to 600 copies, No. 197. Carr served with the military at Fort McDowell in the 1860s. Lewis Osborne Press, 1974. Dust jacket. $70.00
  8. SOLD Casebier, Dennis. Camp Beale's Springs and the Hualpai Indians. Story of the 5th Cavalry, the Mojave trail and the Hualpai. Tales of the Mojave Road No. 7. Signed by the author. Tales of the Mojave Road Publishing Co., 1980. Brown leatherette with gold imprint. $75.00
  9. SOLD Casebier, Dennis G. Camp El Dorado, Arizona Territory: Soldiers, Steamboats, and Miners on the Upper Colorado River. Arizona Monographs No. 2. Arizona Historical Foundation, 1970. Soft cover. $25.00
  10. SOLD Casebier, Dennis G. Camp El Dorado, Arizona Territory: Soldiers, Steamboats, and Miners on the Upper Colorado River. Arizona Monographs No. 2. Arizona Historical Foundation, 1970. Green casebound. $50.00
  11. SOLD Chappell, Gordon. The Search for the Well-Dressed Soldier 1865-1890: Developments and innovations in United States Army uniforms on the western frontier. Museum Monograph No. 5. Arizona Historical Society, 1972. Wraps. $27.50

  12. SOLD Clarke, Dwight L. Stephen Watts Kearny: Soldier of the West. A biography of an officer that has been overshadowed by Fremont, detailing his career as a soldier, explorer, builder of Jefferson Barracks and many other early western posts and virtually the founder of the United States Cavalry. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1961. Dust jacket. $95.00
  13. SOLD Coffman, Edward M. The Old Army: A Portrait of the American Army in Peacetime, 1784-1898. Examination of the Army, its officers and men, when not at war, including reviewing such activities as building and maintaining frontier out-posts, recruitment, training and military justice. 1st edition. Oxford University Press, 1986. Dust jacket. $55.00

  14. SOLD Cooke, Philip St. George. The Conquest of New Mexico and California: An Historical and Personal Narrative. Foreword by Philip St. George Cooke, III. Reprint. Horn and Wallace, 1964. Dust jacket. $57.50
  15. SOLD Corbusier, William T. Verde to San Carlos. Recollections of a famous Army Surgeon and his Observant family on the Western Frontier 1869-1886. Foldout map in front. Previous owner's inspription on front endsheet. Dale Stuart King, 1973. Dust jacket. $45.00
  16. SOLD Corbusier, William T. Verde to San Carlos. Recollections of a famous Army Surgeon and his Observant family on the Western Frontier 1869-1886. Deluxe first edition, limited to 250 copies, numbered and signed by the author. Dale Stuart King, 1968. Blue felt cloth on gilt board in gilt slipcase. $150.00
  17. Couts, Cave Johnson. Hepah, California! The Journal of Cave Johnson Couts from Monterey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico to Los Angeles, California during the Years 1848-1849. Edited by Henry F. Dobyns. Limited to 750 copies. Arizona Pioneers' Historical Society, 1961. Blue cloth, spine faded. $45.00 *
  18. SOLD Cozzens, Peter, ed. Eyewitnesses to the Indian Wars 1865-1890: Volume three - Conquering the Southern Plains. This is the third volume in a planned five volume series that will tell the saga of the military struggle for the American West in the words of the soldiers, noncombatants, and Native Americans who shaped it. This volume brings a wealth of source material on the Southern Plains and Texas. 1st edition. Stackpole Books, 2002. Dust jacket. $54.95

  19. SOLD Cutts, James M. The Conquest of California and New Mexico, by the forces of the United States, in the years 1846 & 1848. With a foreword by George P. Hammond. Autographed by Hammond and includes letter from Hammond to a collector. Horn & Wallace, 1965. Dust jacket. $95.00
  20. DiMarco, Louis A. War Horse: A History of the Military Horse and Rider. A three-thousand year history from ancient Egypt to today. Illustrated. Westholme, 2008. Dust jacket. $29.95 *

  21. SOLD DiMarco, Louis A. War Horse: A History of the Military Horse and Rider. A three-thousand year history from ancient Egypt to today. Illustrated. Westholme, 2012. Soft cover. $22.50 *

  22. SOLD Edwards, Frank S. A Campaign in New Mexico with Colonel Doniphan. Written by a volunteer on the 1847 trip, with a map of the route and a table of the distances traversed. Reprint of 1847 edition. Readex Microprint, 1966. Leatherette with gold lettering. $30.00
  23. SOLD Ellis, Edward. On the Trail of Geronimo; or In the Apache Country by Lieut. R. H. Jayne. Fictional account of the military in Arizona. 1st edition. Frank F. Lovell, 1889. Decorated gray cloth with wear of its age. $30.00

  24. SOLD Faulk, Odie B. The U.S. Camel Corps - An Army Experiment.Story of the government's program to use camels in the Southwest desert. From the library of noted Western historian Dr. Robert Trennert, containing his pencil markings and notes. Oxford University Press, 1976. Dust jacket. $35.00
  25. SOLD Field, Ron. U.S. Army Frontier Scouts 1840 - 1921. This book tells the colorful story of these frontier men, covering many of the famous scouts such as Wild Bill Hickok and Buffalo Bill Cody. Osprey Elite 91. Osprey, 2003. Soft cover. $17.95
  26. SOLD [Fort Huachuca] Guide to Fort Hucachuca: United States Army Electronic Proving Ground. History of the base and tourist information for Sierra Vista. 3rd edition. Pearce Publishing, nd. Wraps. $17.50

  27. Fort Verde State Historic Park Dedication. Program from October 10, 1970 event. Single sheet folded. $5.00 *

  28. Fort Verde State Historic Park Officer's Row Tour Guide. Brochure with photographs showing the officer's quarters. $3.00 *

  29. SOLD Fowler, Harlan D. Camels to California: A Chapter in Western Transporation. The story of the Wagon Road Expedition of 1857 made by Lt. Beale and his camels. 1st edition. Stanford University Press, 1950. Dust jacket. $40.00
  30. SOLD Fowler, Harlan D. Camels to California: A Chapter in Western Transporation. The story of the Wagon Road Expedition of 1857 made by Lt. Beale and his camels. 1st edition. Stanford University Press, 1950. Soft cover. $35.00
  31. SOLD Gibson, George Rutledge. Over the Chihuahua and Santa Fe Trails, 1847-1848, George Rutledge Gibson's Journal. Edited and annotated by Robert W. Frazer. Gibson was a second lieutenant with Kearny's expeditionary force. 1st edition. University of New Mexico Press, 1981. Soft cover. $15.00

  32. Guidon Books. The Military West of the Mississippi: Catalogue of Books, Pamphlets, Memorabilia and Original Works. Introduction by Herbert M. Hart. Catalog #8. Over 600 items listed. no date. Blue cloth. $30.00 *
  33. A Handbook of American Military History: From the Revolutionary War to the Present. Edited by Jerry K. Sweeney. Comprehensive and easy to use, it supplies essential information on the social, technological, political and strategic develops that impacted the U.S. armed forces. 2nd edition. University of Nebraska Press, 2006. Soft cover. $19.95 *
  34. SOLD Hatch, Thom. The Blue, the Gray, & the Red: Indian Campaigns of the Civil War. The first book dedicated solely to chronicling the numerous campaigns waged against the Indians in the American West during the Civil War, including chapters on the Navajo and Apache. Custer scholar Harch offers a chronological narrative rich in details and full of new revelations of the bloody hostilities in the West. Stackpole Books, 2003. Dust jacket. $40.00
  35. SOLD Heintzelman, Samuel P. A Transcription of Major Samuel P. Heintzelman's Journal, 1 January 1851 - 31 December 1853. Concerning the establishment of a post at junction of the Colorado and Gila Rivers. Yuma County Historical Society, 1989. Spiral bound. $45.00
  36. SOLD Hooker, Forrestine C. When Geronimo Rode. Historical fiction work written by the daughter of an officer who lived in Arizona in the late nineteenth century. Hooker wrote other non-fiction works of military life out West. 1st edition. Doubleday Page & Co., 1924. Blue cloth. $85.00
  37. SOLD Horgan, Paul. Men of Arms. Written and drawn by Paul Horgan. Individual drawings showing military men throughout the ages, including a Plainsmen, Sioux Chief, and Rough Rider. David McKay, 1931. Red cloth with gold decorations. $85.00

  38. SOLD Jamieson, Perry D. Crossing the Deadly Ground: United States Army Tactics, 1865-1899. Examination of military tactics and training following the Civil War, including the concept of small unit movements, squad tactics and defensive strategy. University of Alabama Press, 1994. Dust jacket. $20.00

  39. SOLD Katcher, Philip and Ron Volstad. U S Cavalry on the Plains 1850-90. Men-at-Arms No. 168. Osprey Publishing, 1999. Soft cover. $16.00

  40. SOLD King, Captain Charles. Indian Campaigns: Sketches of Cavalry Service in Arizona and on the Northern Plains. Assembled and edited by Harry H. Anderson. King served with the 5th Cavalry during the 1870s Apache Campaign and then in 1876 with Crook on the Plains. Limited edition of 250 copies, signed by Anderson. Source Custeriana Series No. 11. Old Army Press, 1984. Creme cloth with blue cloth spine. $100.00

  41. SOLD Langellier, John P. Army Blue: The Uniform of Uncle Sam's Regulars 1848-1873. Uniforms including enlisted soldiers, officers, insignia, and headgear examined in exacting detail. Schiffer Military History, 1998. Dust jacket. $79.95
  42. SOLD Langellier, John P. Hats Off: Head Dress of the U.S. Army 1872-1912. A concise history of U.S. Army headgear from the immediate post Civil War era to the eve of World War I. Schiffer Military History, 1999. Dust jacket. $69.95
  43. SOLD Langellier, John P. More Army Blue: The Uniform of Uncle Sam's Regulars 1874-1887. Uniforms including enlisted soldiers, officers, insignia, and headgear examined in exacting detail. Schiffer Military History, 2001. Dust jacket. $69.95
  44. SOLD Langellier, John P. Sound the Charge: The U.S. Cavalry in the American West, 1866-1916. G.I. Series 12, The Illustrated History of the American Solder, His Uniform and His Equipment Series. Greenhill Books, 1998. Soft cover. $17.95
  45. SOLD Lewis, Oscar. California in 1846: Described in Letters from Thomas O. Larkin, "The Farest West," E. M. Kern, and "Justice." Notes and Introduction by Oscar Lewis. Discusses conquest of California and early exploration. Limited to 550 copies. Grahborn Press, 1934. Dust jacket. $125.00

  46. Livingston, Phil and Ed Roberts. War Horse: Mounting the Cavalry with America's Finest Horses. Exactingly researched, lavishly illustrated with over 130 archival photographs, the story of cavalry mounts and sure-footed pack mules. Signed by the authors. Bright Sky Press, 2003. Dust jacket. $34.95 *
  47. SOLD Lockett, H. C. Along the Beale Trail: A Photographic Account of the Wasted Range Land Based on the Diary of Lieutenant Edward F. Beale, 1857. Photographs by Milton Snow. 2d edition. U.S. Office of Indian Affairs, 1940. Red wraps. $22.50

  48. SOLD Lowe, Percival G. Five Years a Dragoon ('49 to '54) And Other Adventures on the Great Plains. Introduction and notes by Don Russell with a foreword by Jerome A. Green. Memoirs of an enlisted man in the Regular Army during a time of peace and prior to the Civil War. University of Oklahoma Press, 1965. Dust jacket. $30.00

  49. Lowe, Percival G. Five Years a Dragoon ('49 to '54) And Other Adventures on the Great Plains. Introduction and notes by Don Russell with a foreword by Jerome A. Green. Memoirs of an enlisted man in the Regular Army during a time of peace and prior to the Civil War. University of Oklahoma Press. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  50. SOLD Ludwig, Larry L. The Battle at K-H Butte: Apache Outbreak - 1881: Arizona Territory. The story of the encounter between the Apaches and the 6th Cavalry. Westernlore Press, 1993. Dust jacket. $35.00

  51. SOLD McCann, Capt. Irving Goff. With the National Guard on the Border: Our National Military Problem. Discusses the Mexican intervention and Japanese problem. Presentation copy to the Color Sergeant, signed by Capt. McCann. C. V. Mosby Company, 1917. Tan cloth. $100.00

  52. SOLD McCracken, Harold. The Smoke Signal. Brief history of signal and communications by Indians and military. Lakeside Press, nd. Wraps. $20.00
  53. Murray, Stuart. Atlas of American Military History. From the Battle of Bunker Hill to the Battle of Midway, from Vietnam to the Persian Gulf, from Washington to MacArthur, this history covers the full span of America at war, exploring the personalities, methods, strategies, and historical contexts of each conflict. Illustrated with a timeline. Checkmark Books. Oversize soft cover. $29.95 *
  54. SOLD Nearing, Richard and David Hoff. Arizona Military Installations 1752-1922: Presidios Camps & Fords. Drawings by Richard Nearing. Signed by Nearing. Gem Publishing, 1995. Soft cover. $20.00
  55. SOLD O'Neal, Bill. Fighting Men of the Indian War: A Biographical Encyclopedia of the Mountain Men, Soldiers, Cowboys, and Pioneers who Took Up Arms During America's Westward Expansion. A compendium of America's Indian Wars and the the other pioneers who took part in them. Includes an exhaustive list of all the major battles and many minor skirmishes and incidents. 1st edition. Barbed Wire Press, 1991. Dust jacket. $40.00
  56. SOLD Priestley, Lee. Within Sound of the Bugle. Illustrated by Marquita Peterson. Stories of soldiers, settlers and Indians in southern New Mexico. Signed by the author. Yucca Tree Press, 1996. Soft cover. $7.95
  57. SOLD Reed, Bill. Fort McDowell - The "Most Unhappy Post". In the Journal of Arizona History, Autumn 1976. Arizona Historical Society, 1976. Pictorial wraps, front cover is 'Co. A, Apache Scouts, at Camp Apache in 1875.' $10.00 *

  58. Russell, Don. One Hundred and Three Fights and Scrimmages: The Story of General Reuben F. Bernard. With a new introduction by Edwin Sweeney. Bernard had a remarkable military career, serving three years in the Civil War as well as seeing action against the Indian forces in the West. He claimed to have fought in more engagements than any other officer of his day, including campaigns against the Apache, Moduc, and Paiute. Frontier Classics Series. Stackpole Books, 2003. Soft cover. $14.95 *
  59. SOLD Santala, Major Russel D. The Ute Campaign of 1879: A Study in the Use of the Military Instrument. U.S. Army Command and General Staff College. 1993. Soft cover. $15.00
  60. SOLD Simmons, Marc. Horse Race at Fort Fauntleroy: An Incident of the Navajo Wars. La Gaceta. El Corral de Santa Fe Westerners, 1970. Wraps. $8.00 *

  61. SOLD The Smoke Signal. Two articles, "W. H. Bold Emory's Notes of a Military Reconnaisance: a survey of Arizona's Gila River, 1846," by Bob Cunningham and "The March of the Mormon Battalion, 1846" by Margaret Maxwell. Tucson Corral of the Westerners, Fall 1996. Wraps. $7.50 *

  62. SOLD Swartley, Ron. Old Forts of the Apache Wars: A Travel Guide to 17 old Forts in Arizona, New Mexico, and West Texas. Frontier Image Press, 1999. Wraps. $17.50 *
  63. SOLD Sweeney, Edwin R. Merejildo Grijalva: Apache Captive, Army Scout. The story of Grijalva who was captured by the Chiricahua Apaches was Cochise's interpreter; he later escaped and became a scout. Texas Western Press, 1992. Soft cover. $20.00
  64. SOLD U.S. Army. Department of Arizona Headquarters. Letter from the Office of Inspector of Rifle Practice, T. J. Clay, 1st Lt. 10th Infantry, to Assistant Adjutant General, Dept. of Arizona , November 26, 1887. Original government publication, with two holes punched. Wraps. $35.00
  65. SOLD U.S. Army. Military Division of the Missouri. Record of Engagements with Hostile Indians within the Military Divison of the Missouri, from 1868 to 1882, Lt General P. H. Sheridan. Compiled at headquarters from the official records. Facsimile reprint. Old Army Press, 1969. Blue cloth. $35.00
  66. SOLD U.S. Cavalry Association. Cavalry Combat. Tractical evolution of cavalry with chapters on strategy and techniques with discussions of European, and Middle Eastern campaigns. Half title page cut. Maps on endsheets with wear. Telegraph Press, 1937. Gold cloth with gold decorations. $100.00
  67. SOLD U.S. War Department. Abstract of Infantry Tactics; including Exercises and Maneuvers of Light-Infantry and Rifleman for the use of the Militia of the United States. Includes maps and diagrams, with last plate defective. Hilliard, Gray, Little and Wilkins, 1830. Original leather binding, showing appropriate wear. $50.00
  68. SOLD U.S. War Department. General Staff. Provisional Drill and Service Regulations for Field Artillery (Horse and Light) 1916. Volume 1, parts 1-3. Corrected to April 15, 1917. Military Publishing Co. Red cloth. $45.00
  69. SOLD Walker, J. G. The Navajo Reconnaissance: A Military Exploration of the Navajo Country in 1859 by Captain J. G. Walker and Maj. O. L. Shepherd. Edited with an introduction and notes by L. R. Bailey. Previously unpublished reports of exploration through Navajo Country. Special printing of 600 copies. 1st edition. Westernlore Press, 1964. Dust jacket. $50.00

  70. SOLD Watson, Samuel J. Jackson's Sword: The Army Officer Corps on the American Frontier, 1810-1821. Captures an era on the eve of military professionalism to shed new light on the military’s role in the early republic. University Press of Kansas, 2012. Dust jacket. $39.95

  71. SOLD Wharfield, Colonel H. B. Fort Yuma on the Colorado River. Written by a former Lieutenant of the 10th Cavalry. The military story of the post. Previous owner underlined portions of text. 1968. Soft cover. $20.00
  72. SOLD Wharfield, H.B. Cibicue Creek Fight in Arizona: 1881. Signed by Wharfield. 1971. Wraps. $50.00
  73. SOLD Wharfield, Harold B. With Scouts and Cavalry at Fort Apache. Edited by John Alexander Carroll. Story of Lt. Wharfield's life and activities at Fort Apache, the 10th Cavalry and history of the Apache Scouts. Label of previous owner on inside front cover. Arizona Pioneers Historical Society, 1965. Blue cloth with gilt lettering $70.00

  74. SOLD Whipple, A. W. The Whipple Report: Journal of an Expedition from San Diego, California, to the Rio Colorado, from September 11 to December 11, 1849. With an introduction, notes and bibliography by E. I. Edwards. A special printing of 900 copies. Previous owner's name and bookplate on inside front cover. Westernlore Press, 1961. Dust jacket. $60.00
  75. SOLD Wilson, John P. Military Campaigns in the Navajo Country, Northwestern New Mexico, 1800 - 1846. Museum of New Mexico Research Records No. 5. Illustrated pamphlet with information on the early military encounters. Museum of New Mexico Press, 1967. Soft cover. $20.00 *


  76. Wooster, Robert. The Military & United States Indian Policy 1865 - 1903. An important work that gives an able survey of military strategy against western Indian tribes, characterizations of leading personalities and places it in context of the events happing in the world. University of Nebraska Press, 1995. Soft cover. $12.50 *

Southwest

  1. SOLD Anderson, Joan B. and James Gerber. Fifty Years of Change on the U.S. - Mexico Border: Growth, Development, and Quality of Life. Photographs by Lisa Foster. Discusses such issues as income, equity, poverty, immigration, manufacturing and the environment. 1st edition. University of Texas Press, 2008. Black cloth. $60.00

  2. Babcock, Earl. The Hellbenders: An Historical Novel of the Santa Trail and the Conquest of New Mexico. A blend of true history and pure fiction. Mendenhall, 1980. Dust jacket. $10.00
  3. Bakker, Elna and Richard G. Lillard. The Great Southwest: The Story of a Land and Its People. Filled with images and drawings. American West Publishing Co., 1972. Orange cloth. $22.50

  4. SOLD Barile, Mary Collins. The Santa Fe Trail in Missouri. An easy to read introduction to Missouri's part of the trail describing the origin and development of the trail and what the travelers could find and some of the famous people on the trail. University of Missouri Press, 2010. Soft cover. $16.95


  5. SOLD Bean, Lowell John and William Marvin Mason. Diaries & Accounts of the Romero Expeditions in Arizona and California 1823-1826. Foreword by Clarence E. Smith. Account of the explorations of California and Mexican officials leading an overland route between Sonora and Alta California. Published for the Palm Springs Desert Museum by the Ward Ritchie Press, 1962. Dust jacket. $50.00

  6. Baer, Morley. Room and Time Enough: The Land of Mary Austin. Photographs by Baer, introduction by Augst Fink, lines by Mary Austin. Photographic accompaniment to the literary landscapes of Mary Austin. 1st edition. Northland Press, 1979. Dust jacket. $30.00

  7. Beath, Mary. Hiking Along: Trails Out, Trails Home. Text and illustrations by the author. Stories of the relationship between people and the environment. University of New Mexico Press, 2008. Soft cover. $19.95

  8. SOLD Beck, Warren A. and Ynez D. Haase. Historical Atlas of New Mexico. Maps containing all types of information about the state. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1969. Soft cover oversize, with wear. $12.50


  9. SOLD Boyle, Susan Calafate. Los Capitalistas: Hispano Merchants and the Santa Fe Trade. Recounts the history of the Hispano merchances in the nineteenth-century overland trade between Santa Fe and the Missouri frontier. 1st edition. University of New Mexico Press, 1997 . Dust jacket. $45.00
  10. SOLD Bradfute, Richard Wells. The Court of Private Land Claims : The Adjudication of Spanish and Mexican Land Grant Titles, 1891-1904. A detailed history of one judicial body which was set up to resolve the land disputes. 1st edition. University of New Mexico Press, 1975. Soft cover. $20.00

  11. SOLD Bullock, Alice. The Squaw Tree: Ghosts, Mysteries and Miracles of New Mexico. With photographs by the author. 1st edition. Lightning Tree, 1978. Black cloth. $12.00

  12. Bunting, Bainbridge. Taos Adobes: Spanish Colonial and Territorial Architecture of the Taos Valley. Illustrations by Jean Lee Booth and William R. Sims, Jr. Descriptions and history of adobe homes in Taos, with photographs and drawings. 1st edition. Previous owner's name (D. A. Breternitz, archaeologist), on front cover and title page. Fort Burgwin Research Center and Museum of New Mexico Press, 1964. Dust jacket with small tears on top edges. $32.50

  13. SOLD Byerts, W. H. Gold: The Adams Gold Diggings: A True Story of the Richest Gold Mine in all History Found in New Mexico and Again Lost. Story of the Adams Diggins. Facsimile of 1919 edition. With an introduction and signed by Frederic F. Hollister. Limited to 1000 copies. Brown wraps. $25.00

  14. Caffey, David L. Head for the High Country. Foreword by Joe Davis, Director of Camping Philmont Scout Ranch. Story of the Boy Scout camp at Philmont. Signed by the author. Abingdon Press, 1973. Soft cover. $6.00

  15. SOLD The Camera in the Southwest. A Fred Harvey publication of photographs of the Southwest, including Native American Indians and local sights. 2nd edition. Fred Harvey, 1904. Gray wraps, with lower left corner cut and officially noted as damaged. Images and text untouched. $35.00

  16. SOLDCarnett, Daniel R. Contending for the Faith: Southern Baptists in New Mexico 1938-1995. The author examines the growth and development of the Baptist community in NM. University of New Mexico Press, 2002. Dust jacket. $29.95
  17. Carson, William G. B. Peter Becomes a Trail Man. Illustrations by Pat Oliphant. The story of a boy's journey on the Santa Fe Trail, set in the early 1850s. Young adult fiction. 1st edition. University of New Mexico Press, 2002. Dust jacket. $18.50

  18. SOLD Cash, Marie Romero. Tortilla Chronicles: Growing Up in Santa Fe. The story of a celebrated folk artist. University of New Mexico Press, 2007. Dust jacket. $24.95
  19. Christgau, John. Enemies: World War II Alien Internment. With a new afterword by the author. Using primary sources such as the National Archives documents, FBI reports and oral interviews with former prisoners, the author recounts stories of individuals including time spent in New Mexico. University of Nebraska Press, 2009. Soft cover. $14.95

  20. Cicetti, Melissa. Marking the Land 1. Photographs by Melissa Cicetti and introduction by Barbara Buhler Lynes. Photographs taken on highways and byways that cut through the vastness of the American Southwest. University of New Mexico Press, 2005. Soft cover. $32.95
  21. SOLD Cleaveland, Agnes Morley. Satan's Paradise: From Lucien Maxwsell to Fred Lambert. The story of the Cimarron country in New Mexico and then men who called it home. With decorations by Fred Lambert Previous owner's name (McGrew) on front endsheet. 1st edition. Houghton Mifflin, 1952. Dust jacket with minor wear. $22.50


  22. SOLD *Conant, Jennet. 109 East Palace: Robert Oppenheimer and the Secret City of Los Alamos. Captures the exhilaration and drama of those perilous twenty-seven months at Los Alamos when Oppenheimer and his team built the first atomic bomb during World War II. Simon & Schuster, 2005. Dust jacket. $26.95
  23. SOLD Conley, Sunny, comp. A Bite of History: Recipes & Tales from the Mesilla Valley. Commemorates Las Cruces' 150th anniversay, but also its people and diverse culture. 1st edition. Writing the Southwest, 1999. Spiral bound. $10.00
  24. SOLD Crouch, Brodie. Jornada del Muerto: A Pageant of the Desert. The Jornada del Muerto was a ninety-mile stretch of road on the Camino Real from New Spain to Santa Fe, running roughly parallel to the Rio Grande through southern New Mexico. This work chronicles the region from the days of the Spaniards to the atomic age. Arthur H. Clark Co., 1989. Dust jacket. $30.00
  25. SOLD de Baca, Manual. Vicente Silva & His 40 bandits. Translation by Lane Kauffmann and illustrated by Fanita Lanier. Story of Silva and his thieves in nineteenth century New Mexico. Limited edition of 175 copies. Edward McLean, Libros Escogido, 1947. Black wraps, oversize soft cover. $115.00

  26. SOLD de Chaparro, Martina Will. Death and Dying in New Mexico. Addresses the model of the good death that settlers and friars brought with them New Mexico, challenges the model's application, and the eventual erosion of the ideal. University of New Mexico Press, 2007. Dust jacket. $29.95

  27. SOLD DeWitt, Dave. The Southwest Table: Traditional Cuisine from Texas, New Mexico, and Arizona. A nontraditional cookbook that mixes Southwest culinary history, blended with insights from area chefs and food experts and filled with mouthwatering recipes, topped with stunning photography. Lyons Press, 2011. Dust jacket. $29.95


  28. SOLD Dulle, Ronald J. Tracing the Santa Fe Trail: Today's Views, Yesterday's Voices. Foreword by Leo E. Oliva. Illustrated look at this important overland trail. Mountain Press, 2011. Soft cover, oblong with slight wear. $17.50


  29. Enyeart, James. Land, Sky, and All That is Within: Visionary Photographers in the Southwest. A new way of looking at photographs made by a select group of visionary photographs who worked the region between 1870 and 1970 - such artists as O'Sullivan, Vroman, Adams, Gilpin, Porter, Weston and Strand. 1st edition. Museum of New Mexico Press, 1998. Dust jacket. $50.00
  30. SOLD Fenzl, Barbara Pool. Seasonal Southwest Cooking: Contemporary Recipes & Menus for Every Occasion. Foreword by Jacques Pepin. Food photography by Christopher Marchetti. Beautiful southwest photographs enhance the fantastic recipes. Northland Publishing, 2005. Dust jacket oversize. $35.00
  31. SOLD Fergusson, Erna. Murder & Mystery in New Mexico. Nine true murder mysteries that leave the reader speculating. Black and white photographs of murder suspects and crime scenes. 1st edition. Merle Armitage Editions, 1948. Dust jacket. $50.00

  32. Finger, Charles J. Foot-Loose in the West: Being the account of a journey to Colorado and California and other Western states. With sketches made en route by Helen Finger. 1st edition. William Morrow, 1932. Dust jacket with wear. $20.00

  33. SOLD Frank, Larry. A Land So Remote. A three volume set that captures the spirit of colonial and territorial New Spain, representing the most comprehensive visual document of Spanish colonial art and frontier artifacts in New Mexico. vols. 1-2 Religious Art of New Mexico 1780-1907 vol. 3 Wooden Artifacts of Frontier New Mexico 1700s-1900s. 1st edition. Red Crane. Dust jacket in Pictorial Box. $150.00
  34. SOLD Frank, Ross. From Settler to Citizen: New Mexican Economic Development and the Creation of Vecino Society, 1750-1820. Contrary to previous views of this period, Spanish New Mexico experienced growth that tied the region closely to colonial economic reforms of the Spanish empire. Frank provides a new understanding to the region as well as recovers previously unexplored history of an important Hispanic community. 1st edition. University of California Press, 2002. Dust jacket. $45.00

  35. SOLD * Greene, Peter. Mike Butterfield's Guide to the Mountains of New Mexico: Including His Phogtographs and Tales of Mountain Exploration. A showcase for remarkable beauty and diversity of New Mexico's mountains. Each major range is profiled with intriguing information, history and lore, combined with beautiful color photographs. New Mexico Magazine, 2006. Soft cover. $29.95

  36. SOLD Groves, Melody. Hoist a Cold One! Historic Bars of the Southwest. Photographs by Myke Groves. Stories and images of twenty-six from and back bars, many sporting spur and bullet scars in Arizona, New Mexco, Texas and Colorado. University of New Mexico Press, 2011. Soft cover, oblong. $24.95

  37. Haldane, Robert Key. Gold-Mining Boomtown: People of White Oaks, Lincoln County, New Mexico Territory. An intimate portrait of the community situated near the Baxter Mountains in southeastern New Mexico. Illustrated with historic photographs. Arthur H. Clark, 2012. Dust jacket, oversize. $45.00

  38. SOLD Hall, Thomas B. Medicine on the Santa Fe Trail. Previous library copy with limited markings. Limited edition of 1000 copies, No. 680, signed by Hall. Morningside Bookshop, 1971. Blue cloth. $25.00


  39. SOLD Henderson, Randall. On Desert Trails: Today and Yesterday. 1st edition. Designs by Don Louis Perceval. Desert maps by Norton Allen. Reveals the intimate detail of the Southwest's Deserts, the geography, water supply problems, exploration, emigration, settlement, tribal life, and the wonders of the desert. Previous owners "stamp" on blank front page. Westernlore, 1961. Dust jacket. $45.00

  40. SOLD Hertzog, Peter. Frontier Humor, or A Few Belly Laughs from the Territorial Press. Stories of territorial New Mexico. Press of the Territorian, 1966. Orange wraps. $20.00
  41. SOLD Hertzog, Peter. Old Town Albuquerque. Illustrated by Walter Dawley. Story of this New Mexico town. Press of the Territorian, 1964. Beige wraps. $12.50
     
  42. SOLD Herz, Cary. New Mexico's Crypto-Jews: Image and Memory. Photographs by Cary Herz, introduction by Ori Z. Soltes and afterword by Mona Hernandez. The results of a twenty year search for the descendants of the Sephardic Jews who were forced to convert to Catholicism during the Spanish and Portuguese Inquisitions. The photographs and accompanying essays honor the people whose ancestors, through families' oral histories and genealogical records, knew about their heritage. University of New Mexico Press, 2007. Dust jacket, oblong. $34.95


  43. Hispanic Crafts of the Southwest. An exhibition catalogue edited by William Wroth. Taylor Museum of the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 1977. Soft cover. $17.50
  44. Hollenbach, Margaret. Lost and Found: My Life in a Group Marriage Commune. The 1970 story of a young woman who joins a commune located near Taos, New Mexico. University of New Mexico Press, 2004. Soft cover. $16.95

  45. Isbell, Douglas and Stephen E. Strom. Observatories of the Southwest: A Guide for Curious Skywatchers. A unique companion for travelers to the Southwest and a must for anyone fascinated with the role of these observatories in deepening our understanding of the universe. University of Arizona Press, 2009. Soft cover. $21.95

  46. SOLD Jameson, W. C. New Mexico Treasure Tales. Tales of lost Spanish Mines, treasure and missing loot. Caxton Press, 2003. Soft cover. $13.95
  47. Kurtz, Kenneth. Literature of the American Southwest: A Selective Bibliography. Occidental College, 1956. Soft cover. $15.00

  48. SOLD Lavender, David. The Trail to Santa Fe. Illustratedby Nicholas Eggenhofer. Young readers account of the frontier West. North Star Books. Signed by the artist. 1st edition. Houghton Mifflin, 1958. Dust jacket with some wear. $20.00

  49. SOLD Leonard, Olen E. The Role of the Land Grant in the Social Organization and Social Processes of a Spanish-American Village in New Mexico. In-depth study of the conditions and way of life in El Cerrito. 1st edition. Calvin Horn, 1970. Dust jacket. $18.00

  50. Lloyd, Tanya. New Mexico. Some of North America's best photographers celebrate this intriguing state, from ghost towns and sacred sites to vital urban communites and wilderness scenes. Beautiful color photographs. WhiteCap, 2005. Dust jacket. $17.95

  51. SOLD Lucero, Thomas L. and Thomas J. Steele, S.J. Religious Architecture in Hispano New Mexico. Illustrated examination of the various churches and similar structures. Includes photographs and drawings. LPD Press, 2005. Soft cover. $15.95



  52. Luther, T. N. Collecting Santa Fe Authors. Illustrations by Marilyn Luther. Discussion on various Santa Fe writers. Limited edition of 500 soft cover, signed by author and artist. Ancient City Press, 2002. Soft cover. $10.00 *

  53. Mallery, Barbara Vogt. Bailing Wire & Gamuza: The True Story of a Family Ranch near Ramah, New Mexico 1905-1986. A wistful memoir presenting vignettes of ranch life in northwestern New Mexico, illustrated with historical photographs. New Mexico Magazine, 2003. Pictorial casebound. $29.95
  54. SOLD The Mapping of the American Southwest. 1st edition. Edited by Dennis Reinhartz and Charles C. Colley. Well illustrated with twenty-two black and white maps and seven color plates, this book vividly summarizes the history of the region's mapping. An excellent example of the development of cartography as science and art. Texas A&M University Press, 1987. Dust jacket. $25.00

  55. Mares, Michael A. A Desert Calling: Life in a Forbidding Landscape. Foreword by Stephen Jay Gould. An autobiographical account of a biologists travels in the deserts of the world, including the American Southwest. 1st edition. Harvard University Press, 2002. Dust jacket. $29.95


  56. Martinez, Demetria and Rosalee Montoya-Read. Grandpa's Magic Torilla. Illustrations by Lisa May Casaus. Spanish translation by Rosalee Montoya-Read. Bilingual, charming story that celebrates family with a tale of a tortilla. University of New Mexico Press, 2010. Casebound with colorful illustrations. $18.95

  57. Martinson, Suzanne Pickett. Outdoor Style: The Essence of Southwest Living. A celebration of living alfresco and outdoor living. 1st edition. Northland Publishing, 2003. Dust jacket. $34.95

  58. SOLD McCauley, La Verne and Terrell T. Shelley. Pioneer Families of Grant County, New Mexico: A History of the Hooker-Shelley families and the 916 Ranch. Filled with photographs and stories of these early residents of New Mexico. Gateway Press, 1987. Red cloth. $50.00

  59. SOLD Meinig, D. W. Southwest: Three Peoples in Geographical Change 1600-1970. Outlines the social geography of the Southwest. Oxford University Press, 1971. Soft cover. $8.00

  60. SOLD Metz, Leon C. Border: The U.S.-Mexico Line. Chronicles the Mexican border, including historical accounts from the government agents, engineers, outlaws, Indians, immigrants and developers. Reprint. TCU Press, 2008. Soft cover. $29.95
  61. SOLD Miller, Tom. Revenge of the Saguaro: Offbeat Travels Through America's Southwest. Foreword by Pete Hamill. A quirky and delightful read. Cinco Puntos Press. Soft cover. $14.95

  62. SOLD Mills, George. The People of the Saints. A study of the Santos by the former curator of the Taylor Museum. 1st edition. The Taylor Museum, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, nd. Dust jacket. $20.00

  63. SOLD Mocho, Jill. Murder and Justice in Frontier New Mexico 1821 - 1846. Recounts eleven homicides in New Mexico during the Mexico period, colorfully written vignettes. University of New Mexico Press, 1997. Dust jacket. $50.00
  64. Mondragon, John B. and Ernest S. Stapleton. Public Education in New Mexico. Examination of key issues in New Mexico public education emphasies policies and trends. University of New Mexico Press, 2005. Soft cover. $22.95

  65. Mosley, May Price. "Little Texas" Beginnings in Southeastern New Mexico. 1st edition. Daily life of the ranchers and homesteaders who came from Texas. Edited by Martha Downer Ellis. Hall-Poorbaugh Press, 1973. Red cloth. $45.00
  66. Muench, David. New Mexico; Photography. Photographs by Muench with text by Tony Hillerman. Beautiful color images of New Mexico. Previous owner's bookplate on inside front cover. Graphic Arts Center Publishing Co., 1974. Dust jacket with minor wear, oversize. $25.00 *

  67. Muench, David. Vast & Intimate: Connecting with the Natural World. Text by Lawrence W. Cheek. A unique look at the Southwestern Landscape with inspiring views by photographer Muench. Arizona Highways, 2002. Dust jacket. $39.95

  68. SOLD Myers, Lee. Soldier's Hill, New Mexico. In the English Westerner's Society Brand Book, Vol. 24 No. 1 Winter 1986. Also contains Rube Brown and the Atmosphere of Violence by Chuck Parsons. English Westerners' Society, 1986. Blue wraps. $13.50

  69. Nabhan, Gary Paul. Why Some Like It Hot: Food, Genes, and Cultural Diversity. A culinary odyssey to solve the puzzles posed by culture and traditional cuisine. Island Press, 2004. Dust jacket. $24.00

  70. Nash, Eric Peter. Ansel Adams: The Spirit of Wild Places. An informative volume about the photographer and special places containing photographs from Yosemite, Canyon de Chelly and Rocky Mountain National Park. NLB, 2006. Dust jacket. $19.95

  71. New Mexico on My Mind. Introduction by Jim Arnholz. The best of New Mexico in words and photographs. Falcon Press, 1990. Dust jacket, oversize. $15.00


  72. SOLD New Stories from the Southwest. Edited by D. Seth Horton, foreword by Ray Gonzalez. A generous sampling of the best of contemporary fiction by such authors as Matt Clark, Alan Cheuse and Marcela Fuentes. Swallow Press, 2008. Soft cover. $16.95
  73. SOLD Odens, Peter. The Desert's Edge. Story of southern California and Mexico. Signed by the author. 1982. Soft cover. $10.00

  74. SOLD On the Border: Society and Culture Between the United States and Mexico. Edited by Andrew Grant Wood. Discusses the relationship of the history and culture in the Mexican-American border region. SR Books, 2004. Black casebound. $65.00

  75. Parsons, Jack. Santa Fe and Northern New Mexico. Introduction by Christine Mather. Illustrated look at the people and region. Rizzoli, 1991. Dust jacket, oversize. $37.50 Special $15.00

  76. Peck, Anne Merriman. Southwest Roundup. 1st edition. Graphic story of a fascinating region told by one who knows and loves it through some years of residence and exploration. Cornwall Press, 1950, Dust jacket. $25.00
  77. SOLD Photography: New Mexico. Handsome exhibit catalog with essays by Thomas Barrow, curator and Stuart A. Ashman. Artist profiles written by Kristin Barendsen. Filled with color plates and information. Fresco Fine Art Publications, 2008. Silver gray hard cover with Silver metallic slipcase. $95.00

  78. Picturesque Southwest. Travelers' Guide to Southwestern Attractions with photographs, maps and information. 1st issue. 1937. Soft cover oversize. $30.00

  79. Ramos, Manuel. Brown-on-Brown: A Luis Montez Mystery. The return of the Denver attorney sleuth with a case that involves the struggle for water in this novel. 1st edition. University of New Mexico Press, 2004. Dust jacket. $21.95

  80. SOLD Rittenhouse, Jack D. The Man Who Owned Too Much: Maxwell's Land Grant. Together with an 1895 newspaper account of the Life of Lucien Maxwell. Limited to 450 copies. Stagecoach Press, 1958. Slipcase. $100.00

  81. SOLD Ryan, John P. Fort Stanton and Its Community 1855-1896. History of the military post and development of the neighboring community. Frontier Forts and People Series #2. Special bookplate No. 141, signed by Ryan. 1st printing. Yucca Tree Press, 1998. Dust jacket. $25.00

  82. Rygle, Kathy J. and Stephen F. Pedersen. Southwest Treasure Hunter's Gem & Mineral Guide: Where & How to Dig, Pan and Mine Your Own Gems & Minerals. New, updated and expanded, 2d edition. Volume 2: Southwest States. GemStone Press, 2003. Soft cover. $14.95
  83. SOLD Santos: An Exhibition of the Religious Folk Art of New Mexico. Essay by George Kubler. Amon Carter Museum of Western Art, 1964. Soft cover. $20.00
  84. Sectional Map of Colfax and Mora Counties, New Mexico. Compiled from the Original Plats in the Surveyor General's Office at Santa Fe, New Mexco and from the Surveys by the Maxwell Land Grant Company. 1889. Large colored map on parchment paper. Wear on edges and a few tears. $200.00 *

  85. SOLD Seth, Sandra and Laurel. Adobe! Homes and Interiors of Taos, Santa Fe and the Southwest. Illustrations by Valerie Graves. A companion volume to the Shipway books on Mexican homes. Authentic examples of southwestern and Mexican architecture and interiors. 1st edition. 1988. Dust jacket. $47.50

  86. Sheridan, Thomas E. A History of the Southwest: The Land and Its People. Illustrated overview of the history, including Arizona and New Mexico. Bookplate of Robert C. Euler. Southwest Parks and Monuments, 1998. Soft cover, oversize. $10.00

  87. SOLD Shiskin, J. K. The Wonderful Year of 1880 in Santa Fe. Mentions Governor Lew Wallace, General Grant, President Rutherford B. Hayes along with railroads, mining and Native Americans. La Gaceta. El Corral de Santa Fe Westerners, 1971. Orange soft cover. $9.00 *

  88. SOLD Sibley, George Chaplin. The Road to Santa Fe: The Journal and Diaries of George Champlin Sibley... Edited by Kate L. Gregg. Includes other recollections pertaining to the surveying and marking of a road from the Missouri frontier to the settlements of New Mexico, 1825-1827. Previous owner's bookplate removed from inside front cover. 1st edition. University of New Mexico Press, 1952. Dust jacket with wear. $40.00.

  89. Smith, Sherry L., ed. The Future of the Southern Plains. Scholars bring the region to the forefront by asking important questions about its past and suggesting prospects for its future. The contributors, some of them natives of west Texas, Oklahoma, and eastern New Mexico, bring to their work a blend of scholarship and personal experience. The seven historians, one geographer and a paleoclimtologist comment on the environmental characteristics and history of the Southern Plains. University of Oklahoma Press, 2003. Dust jacket. $29.95
  90. Sperry, Armstrong. Wagons Westward: The Old Trail to Santa Fe. Illustrated by the author. Young adult historical fiction of the 1846 journey westward along the Santa Fe Trail. Reprint of the 1936 edition. David R. Godne, 2000. Soft cover. $14.95

  91. SOLD Stanley, F. The Alamogordo (New Mexico Story). Story of the New Mexico town. Signed by the author. Limited to 500 copies. 1963. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  92. SOLD Stanley, F. The Alma (New Mexico Story). Tale of this former New Mexico town. Signed by the author. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  93. SOLD Stanley, F. The Carlsbad, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico town. Signed by the author. Limited to 500 copies. 1963. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  94. Stanley, F. The Chloride, New Mexico Story. Story of the former New Mexico town. Signed by the author. 1962. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  95. SOLD Stanley, F. The Clayton, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico town. Signed by the author. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  96. Stanley, F. The Dawson, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico mining area. Signed by the author. 1961. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  97. Stanley, F. The Elizabethtown, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico town. Signed by the author. 1961. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  98. Stanley, F. The Fairview, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico community, now known as Winston. Signed by the author. Limited to 500 copies. 1962. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  99. SOLD Stanley, F. The Folsom, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico town. Signed by the author. 1962. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  100. SOLD Stanley, F. The Fort Fillmore, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico post. Signed by the author. 1961. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  101. Stanley, F. The French, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico semi-ghost town. Signed by the author. Limited to 500 copies. 1962. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  102. SOLD Stanley, F. The Georgetown, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico community. Signed by the author. Limited to 500 copies. 1963. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  103. Stanley, F. The Kingston, New Mexico Story. Story of the former New Mexico community. Signed by the author. Previous owner's bookplate on inside cover. 1961. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  104. Stanley, F. The La Belle, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico mining area. Signed by the author. Limited to 500 copies. 1962. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  105. SOLD Stanley, F. The Manzano, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico area. Signed by the author. Limited to 500 copies. 1962. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  106. SOLD Stanley, F. The Maxwell, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico land grant area. Signed by the author. Limited to 500 copies. 1963. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  107. SOLD Stanley, F. The Montezuma, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico area. Signed by the author. Limited to 500 copies. 1963. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  108. Stanley, F. The Mora, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico high country community. Signed by the author. Limited to 500 copies. 1963. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  109. SOLD Stanley, F. The Otero, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico ghost town. Signed by the author. Limited to 500 copies. 1962. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  110. SOLD Stanley, F. The Picuris, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico pueblo. Signed by the author. Limited to 500 copies. 1962. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  111. SOLD Stanley, F. The Questa, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico area. Signed by the author. Limited to 500 copies. 1962. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  112. SOLD Stanley, F. The San Marcial, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico town. Signed by the author. 1960. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  113. SOLD Stanley, F. The Seven Rivers, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico area associated with the Lincoln County War. Signed by the author. Limited to 500 copies. 1963. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  114. SOLD Stanley, F. The Springer, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico town. Signed by the author. 1962. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  115. Stanley, F. The Wallace, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico town. Signed by the author. Limited to 500 copies. 1962. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  116. SOLD Stanley, F. The Watrous, New Mexico Story. Story of the New Mexico community. Signed by the author. Limited to 500 copies. 1962. Yellow Wraps. $15.00
  117. SOLD Steele, Thomas J. Santos and Saints: The Religious Folk Art of Hispanic New Mexico. Revision of the original work, this is an illuminating study ofthis cultural heritage. ancient City Press, 1982. Soft cover. $15.95

  118. Stiles, Jim. Brave New West: Morphing Moab at the Speed of Greed. A blend of travelogue, local color and geography while engaging the readers with folksy humor. University of Arizona Press, 2007. Soft cover. $19.95

  119. SOLD Swartley, Ron. New Mexico's Atomic Tour. A guided trip through the birh and flowering of the Atomic Age in New Mexico. Updated 2nd edition. Frontier Image Press, 1995. Red wraps. $7.00 *

  120. Swift, John N. and Joseph R. Urgo. Willa Cather and the American Southwest. Though critics have long been aware of the importance of the American Southwest to Cather, this volume focuses a sharp eye on how that landscape served Cather creatively and the ways it shaped her research and productivity. University of Nebraska Press, 2003. Dust jacket. $40.00
  121. Sykes, Godfrey. A Westerly Trend ... Being a Veracious Chronicle of More than Sixty Years of Joyous Wanderings, Mainly in Search of Space and Sunshine. 1st edition. Arizona Pioneers Historical Society, 1944. Dust jacket. $35.00

  122. SOLD Torrans, Thomas. Forging the Tortilla Curtain: Cultural Drift and Change Along the United States - Mexico Border From the Spanish Era to the Present. An analysis of the border country and how the region got to be that way. TCU Press, 2000.

  123. SOLD Twitchell, Ralph Emerson. The Leading Facts of New Mexican History. 2 vols. Horn & Wallace, 1963. $225.00

  124. SOLD Walker, Steven L. The Southwest: A Pictorial History of the Land and Its People. Filled with photographs and information about the past and present Southwest. Camelback Canyonlands, 1993. Soft cover, oversize. $9.95

  125. SOLD Waters, Frank. Of Time and Change. 1st edition. Frank Water's last book is a moving and powerful reminiscence of the Taos he knew and loved. MacMurray and Beck, 1998. Dust jacket. $20.00

  126. Webb, George E. Science in the American Southwest: A Topical History. Discussion on scientific inquiries that occurred in the Southwest. University of Arizona Press, 2002. Dust jacket. $48.00

  127. Wheeler's Survey Map: Showing Central New Mexico 1877. Second in a series "Historic Maps of the Southwest" Museum of New Mexico, 1969. Original envelope shows wear. $20.00

  128. SOLD White, Jim. The Discovery and History of Carlsbad Caverns New Mexico. Cover title, "Jim White's Own Story." Illustrated, including early color tinted photographs, of these fascinating natural wonder. Signed by White's son. Colorful wraps. $25.00

  129. Witynski, Karen and Joe P. Carr. Casa Adobe. With stunning photographs, the textures of both traditional and modern homes and the unique marriages between adobe's ancient simplicity and modern trends is revealed. Gibbs Smith, 2001. Dust jacket. $39.95

  130. SOLD Wroth, William. Christian Images in Hispanic New Mexico: The Taylor Museum Collection of Santos. 1st edition. Taylor Museum of the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 1982. Dust jacket. $75.00

  131. Zozobra. Color photographs by Len Bouche and text by Holly Bond. Story of the Fiesta de Santa Fe, New Mexico. Sunstone Press, 1972. Wraps. $5.00

Spanish Exploration / Borderlands

  1. SOLD Acuna, Rodolfo F. Sonoran Strongman: Ignacio Pesqueira and His Times. University of Arizona Press, 1974. Soft cover. $9.00
  2. SOLD Adorno, Rolena and Patrick Charles Pautz. Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca: His Account, His Life, and the Expedition of Panfilo de Narvaez. University of Nebraska Press, 1999. 3 vols. in slipcase. $275.00
  3. SOLD Alric, Abbe Henry J.A. Sketches of a Journey on the Two Oceans and to the Interior of America - And of a Civil War in Northern Lower California. Translated from the French by Norah E. Jones. Edited, introduced and annotated by Doyce B. Nunis, Jr. Baja California Travels Series No. 24. Limited to 600 copies. Dawson's Book Shop, 1971. Blue cloth. $35.00

  4. SOLD Andrews, Thomas F., ed. English Privateers at Cabo San Lucas: The Descriptive Accounts of Puerto Seguro by Edward Cooke (1712) and Woodes Rogers (1712) wih Added Comments by George Shelvocke (1726) and William Betagh (1728). Introduction by Andrews. Baja California Travels Series No. 41. Limited to 500 copies. Dawson's Book Shop, 1979. Brown cloth with paper label, minor rubbing. $75.00

  5. SOLD Anza, Juan Bautista de. Anza's 1779 Comanche Campaign. Edited by ronald E. Kessler. Diary telling the account of activities against the Comanches in New Mexico and Colorado. Signed by the editor. Ronald E. Kessler, 1994. Wraps. $10.00


  6. SOLD Baegert, Jacob. The Letters of Jacob Baegert 1749-1761 Jesuit Missionary in Baja California. Translated by Elsbeth Schulz-Bishof. Introduced and edited by Doyce B. Nunis, Jr. Baja California Travels Series No. 45. Limited to 600 copies. Dawson's Book Shop, 1982. Green cloth. $45.00

  7. SOLD Bishop, Morris. The Odyssey of Cabeza de Vaca. Illustrated with photographs and maps. Story of the Spanish explorer. 1st printing. Century Co, 1933. Orange cloth. $48.00

  8. SOLD Blyth, Lance R. Chiricahua and Janos: Communities of Violence in the Southwestern Borderlands, 1680-1880. Borderlands and Transcultural Studies Series. . ISBN: 9780803237667. This book helps us to understand violence not only in the southwestern borderlands but in borderland regions generally around the world. University of Nebraska Press, 2012. Dust-jacket. $60.00

  9. SOLD Bolognani, Boniface. Pioneer Padre: A Biography of S.J. Missionary, Discoverer, Scientist 1645-1711. Signed by the author. Editiones Paulines, 1968. Dust jacket. $45.00
  10. SOLD Bolton, Herbert E. Pageant in the Wilderness: The Story of the Escalante Expedition to the Interior Basin, 1776. Including the Diary and Itinerary of Father Escalante. Translated and Annotated. Utah State Historical Society, 1950. Dust jacket. $125.00
  11. SOLD Bolton, Herbert Eugene, ed. Spanish Exploration in the Southwest 1542-1706. Original Narratives of Early American History series. Reprint, 1976. Blue cloth. $37.50

  12. book cover SOLD Burrus, Ernest J., trans. and ed. Jesuit Relations: Baja California, 1716-1762. Baja California Travels Series #47. Dawson's Book Shop, 1984. Blue cloth. $30.00 *

  13. SOLD Dobyns, Henry F. Spanish Colonial Tucson: A Demographic History. Using previously unpublished primary sources, the ethnic foundations for the modern city of Tucson are revealed. 1st edition. University of Arizona Press, 1976. Dust jacket. $40.00
  14. SOLD Dunne, Peer Masten. Pioneer Jesuits in Northern Mexico. Third volume setting forth the history of the Jesuits in western North America. 1st edition. Universiy of California Press, 1944. Dust jacket. $75.00

  15. SOLD Engelhardt, Zephyrin, O.F.M. San Gabriel Mission and the Beginnings of Los Angeles. Part of The Missions and Missionaries of California. Mission San Gabrfiel, 1927. Brown decorated cloth. $40.00

  16. SOLD Faulk, Odie B. The Leather Jacket Soldier: Spanish Military Equipment and Institutions of the late 18th Century. Study of the history and background of the Spanish soldier, but also probes the features of his unique form of fortification, the presidio. Socio-Technical Publications, 1971. Dust jacket. $125.00
  17. SOLD First Encounters: Spanish Explorations in the Caribbean and the United States, 1492-1570. Edited by Jerald T. Milanich and Susan Milbrath. Drawing on the most recent historical and archaeological research, the authors describe the period of early Spanish contact with New World peoples. These readable essays report original research and investigations. Inscribed the Jerald Milanich. University of Florida Press, 1989. Oversize soft cover. $27.50
  18. SOLD Font, Pedro. With Anza to California, 1775-1776: The Journal of Pedro Font, O.F.M. Translated and edited by Alan K. Brown. A new edition that includes Font's recently discovered field journal - the actual notes he wrote on the trail. This supplants the 1930 edition detailing Font's daily record of Juan Bautista de Anza's journey from Arizona to California. Early California Commentaries I. Arthur H. Clark, 2011. Dust jacket. $55.00

  19. SOLD Francez, Padre James Donald. The Lost Treasures of Baja California 1697-1997. Text in English and Spanish. Black Forrest Press, 1996. Dust jacket. $29.95
  20. SOLD Hammond, George P. and Edgar F. Goad. The Adventure of Don Francisco Vasquez de Coronado. Foreword by Erna Fergusson. Issued by the Coronado Cuarto Centennial Commission. Illustrated. Source book for young scholars, includes glossary. Previous owner's inscription on front endsheet, dated Xmas 1938. University of New Mexico Press, 1938. Red ripple cloth with gold printing. $30.00
  21. SOLD Hester, Thomas R., ed. Ethnology of the Texas Indians. Spanish Borderlands Sourcebooks No 7. Garland Publishing, 1991. $40.00

  22. SOLD Horgan, Paul. Conquistadors in North American History. Texas Western Press, 1982. Soft cover. $25.00

  23. SOLD James, George Wharton. In and Out of the Old Mission of California: An Historical and Pictorial Account of the Franciscan Missions. New and revised edition with illustrations. Previous owner's name, dated 11/2-/39 Santa Barbara on front endsheet. Grosset & Dunlap, 1927 Tan cloth with red decorations and printing. $20.00
  24. SOLD Jayme, Luis. The Letter of Luis Jayme, O.F. M. San Diego, October 17, 1772. Translated and edited by Maynard Geiger. Baja California Travels Series No. 22. Limited to 700 copies. Dawson's Book Shop, 1970. Orange cloth. $38.00

  25. SOLD Krieger, Alex D. We Came Naked and Barefoot: The Journey of Cabeza de Vaca Across North America. Edited by Margery H. Krieger, foreword and afterword by Thomas R. Hester. The most definitive account of the trek across the continent that has been or is likely to be written - matching the route with the land and the total environment from flora and fauna to the deserts and mountains. 1st edition. University of Texas Press, 2002. Dust jacket. $39.95
  26. SOLD Long, Haniel. Interlinear to Cabeza deVaca: His Relation of the Journey Florida to the Pacific 1528-1536. Frontier Press, 1969. Mylar jacket. $40.00
  27. SOLD Mark, Joan. The Silver Gringo: William Spratling and Taxco. The story of an American artist and writer involved in the Mexican silver craft. 1st edition. University of New Mexico Press, 2000. Dust jacket. $29.95

  28. SOLD McGuire, Randal, ed. Ethnology of Northwest Mexico: A Source Book. Spanish Borderlands Sourcebooks No 6. Garland Publishing, 1991. $40.00
  29. Morison, Samuel Eliot. The European Discovery of America: The Southern Voyages. Includes sections on Cabeza de Vaca and Pedro de Mendoza. Oxford University Press, 1993. Soft cover with minor wear. $15.00

  30. SOLD Newton, Janet. The Anza Expeditions to Alta California 1774-1776. Guide to Anza's travels. Sponsored by the Alameda County Bicentennial Commission, Livermore Heritage Guide and Livermore Cultural Art Council. Signed by the author. Livermore Bicentennial Organization, July 1975. Wraps. $20.00

  31. Nierman, Daniel and Ernesto H. Vallejo. The Hacienda in Mexico. Translated by Mardith Schuetz-Miller. Foreword by Elena Poniatowska. An architectural study of the hacienda - a workplace, a residence, a place of leisure and of religion. The first detailed architectural study of the rural communities in Mexico, illustrated with color photographs. 1st edition. University of Texas Press, 2003. Dust jacket. $34.95

  32. SOLD Polzer, Charles W. Kino: His Missions, His Monuments. A small guide to the Kino missions of northern Sonora and southern Arizona. 1998. Soft cover. $9.00

  33. SOLD The Presidio and Militia on the Northern Frontier of New Spain: A Documentary History v. 2. pt. 1. The Californias and Sinaloa-Sonora, 1700-1765. Compiled and edited by Charles W. Polzer, S.J. and Thomas Sheridan. 1st printing. University of Arizona Press, 1997. Dark gray cloth with gold printing. $65.00 *


  34. SOLD Priestly, Herbert I. The Reforms of Joseph Galvez in New Spain. Original reprint from The Pacific Ocean in History. Macmillan, 1917. Wraps. $20.00
  35. SOLD Roca, Paul M. Paths of the Padres Through Sonora: An Illustrated History & Guide to Its Spanish Churches. Foreword by John Francis Bannon. Most accurate and interesting book written about the old churches of Sonora. 1st edition. Color map in pocket. Binding loose. Arizona Pioneers Historical Society, 1967. Dust jacket with wear and tears on spine edges. $60.00

  36. SOLD Santiago, Mark. The Red Captain: The Life of Hugo O'Conor, Commandant Inspector of the Interior Provinces of New Spain. Museum Monograph, No. 9. Arizona Historical Society, 1994. Soft cover, $15.95

  37. SOLD Spain and the Plains: Myths and Realities of Spanish Exploration and Settlement on the Great Plains. Edited by Ralph H. Vigil, Fancis W. Kaye and John R. Wundur. A collection of essays that documents Spanish exploration and migration of the Plains, while examining the myths that shaped the exploration. Originally published in 1994. University Press of Colorado, 2007. Soft cover. $22.95

  38. SOLD Stagg, Albert. The Almadas and Alamos 1783 - 1867. University of Arizona Press, 1978. Soft cover. $10.00
  39. Stagg, Albert. The First Bishop of Sonora: Antonio de los Reyes, O.F.M. Biography o the Bishop which offers a colorful picture of eighteent century Mexico. 1st edition. University of Arizona Press, 1976. Dust jacket. $35.00


  40. SOLD Thomas, Alfred B. After Coronado: Spanish Exploration Northeast of New Mexico, 1696 - 1727. Documents from the Archives of Spain, Mexico and New Mexico. Translated and edited by Alfred Barnaby Thomas with a historical introduction. Has some underlining in the first chapter. 3rd printing. University of Oklahoma Press, 1969. Dust jacket. $25.00

  41. SOLD Wise, Winifred E. Fray Junipero Serra and the California Conquest. The story of Fray Serra taken from his writings and works of his contemporaries. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1967. Dust jacket. $20.00
  42. SOLD Zevallos, Francisco. The Apostolic Life of Fernando Consag, Explorer of Lower California. Translated and annotated with an introduction by Manuel P. Servin. Baja California Travels Series No. 15. Limited to 500 copies. Dawson's Book Shop, 1968. Green cloth. $25.00

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