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Guidon Books presents
The Mountain Men,
The Lewis and Clark Expedition,
and Early Travels

In this special section, Guidon Books is featuring a selection of books about the Lewis and Clark Expedition, early travels westward, including the University of Oklahoma Press American Exploration and Travel Series, and the rugged breed of men who explored and worked in the early American West: The Mountain Man. In addition we are featuring a selection of limited edition books by Nolie Mumey.

Updated July 22, 2014


kitcarson

Kit Carson: The Life of an American Border Man.

By David Remley

University of Oklahoma Press, 2012. Soft cover. $19.95

A biography that strikes a balance between prevailing notions about this quintesssential wesern figure; less than a mythical hero, but more than a simpleminded rascal with a rifle. University of Oklahoma Press, 2012. Also available in hard cover with dust jacket. $24.95



    * Denotes Southwest Books of the Year selection

  1. SOLD Alden, John Richard. John Stuart and the Southern Colonial Frontier: A Study of Indian Relations, War, Trade, and Land Problems in the Southern Wilderness, 1754-1775. Gordian Press, 1966. Orange cloth. $75.00

  2. SOLD Allen, John Logan. Jedediah Smith and the Mountain Men of the American West. Introductory essay by Michael Collins. World Explorers series. (Young adult) Chelsea House Publishers, 1991. Pictorial boards. $28.50

  3. Allen, Michael. Western Rivermen, 1763-1861: Ohio and Mississippi Boatmen and the Myth of the Alligator Horse. The first documented socio-cultural history of its subject, exploring the rigorous life of the professional boatmen. 1st edition. Louisiana State University Press, 1990. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

  4. SOLD Alter, J. Cecil. Jim Bridger. This is the authentic story of the old scout's life, based on the original biography with new facts gleaned from many years of research. 1st printing of new edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1962. Dust jacket. $65.00

  5. Alter, J. Cecil. Jim Bridger. This is the authentic story of the old scout's life, based on the original biography with new facts gleaned from many years of research. University of Oklahoma Press, 1962. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  6. national geographic lewis & clark Ambrose, Stephen E. Lewis and Clark: Voyage of Discovery. Bicenntial Edition. Here is the whole extraordinary saga, from its visionary spark in Thomas Jefferson's mind to the expedition itself, with its hardships and adventures. Ambrose's own observtions offer a modern look at the land and those who live in it, including the Native American descendants of the tribes who stood between Lewis and Clark and the Pacific Ocean. Highlighted by Sam Abell's stunning photographs, it interweaves choice entries from the explorers' journals with the author's own latter-day chroncile of how he and his family continue to discover the Trail today. National Geographic, 2002. Dust jacket, oblong. $35.00 *

  7. Ambrose, Stephen E. Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West. Simon & Schuster, 1996. Dust jacket. $27.50 *

  8. Ambrose, Stephen E. Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West. The national bestseller that captures the romance of the Lewis and Clark expedition. Simon & Schuster. Soft cover. $17.00 *

  9. Annals of Astoria: The Headquarters Log of the Pacific Fur Company on the Columbia River, 1811-1813. Edited by Robert F. Jones. The story of the merchants and members of the fur trading companies using the daily operation records. Fordham University Press, 1999. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  10. Audubon, John Woodhouse. Audubon's Western Journal 1849 - 1850: Being the record of a trip from New York to Texas, and an overland journey through Mexico & Arizona to the gold-fields of California. The journal of a trained artist who observed the flora and fauna as well as remarking on the social conditions. University of Arizona Press, 1984. Soft cover. $12.00 *

  11. SOLD Axelrod, Alan. A Savage Empire: Trappers, Traders, Tribes, and Wars that Made Amerca. A rugged and revealing look at how the fur trade was a driving force behind the formation of the colonies and the battles of the American Revolution. Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martins Press. 2011. Dust jacket. $27.99

  12. Bakeless, John. The Eyes of Discovery: The Pageant of North America as Seen by the First Explorers. The American land as it looked to the first explorers, from Coronado to Lewis and Clark. 1st edition. J. B. Lippincott, 1950. Dust jacket, with minor wear. $20.00 *

  13. SOLD Bakeless, John. Lewis and Clark: Partners in Discovery. Authoritative biography of the two great explorers with fresh insight and new material. 1st edition. William Morrow & Co., 1947. Worn dust jacket. $30.00

  14. Baldwin, Leland D. The Keelboat Age on Western Waters. With chapter decorations by Harvey B. Cushman. Tells the story of river boating in the West before the invention of the steamboat. Embossed book stamp of previous owner. 1st edition. University of Pittsburgh Press, 1941. Dust jacket. $40.00 *

  15. Ball, John. John Ball Autobiography: Member of the Wyeth Expedition to the Pacific Northwest, 1832; and Pioneer in the Old Northwest. Compiled by his daughters, Kate Ball Powers, Flora Ball Hopkins, and Lucy Ball. Contains an original letter of John Ball. 1st edition. Arthur H. Clark Company, 1925. Green cloth. $200.00 *

  16. Barbour, Barton H. Fort Union and the Upper Missouri Fur Trade. The first comprehensive history of the nineteenth century's most important fur trading post on the Upper Missouri River. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 2001. Dust jacket. $34.95 *

  17. Barbour, Barton H. Jedediah Smith: No Ordinary Mountain Man. The most comprehensive and reliable biography of Jedediah Smith. University of Oklahoma Press, 2009. Dust jacket. $26.95 *

  18. Barbour, Barton H. Jedediah Smith: No Ordinary Mountain Man. The most comprehensive and reliable biography of Jedediah Smith. University of Oklahoma Press, 2009. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  19. SOLD Barsness, Larry. The Bison in Art: A Graphic Chronicle of the American Bison. Foreword by Barbara Tyler. Minor wear. Northland Press in cooperation with the Amon Carter Museum of Western History, 1977. Soft cover, oblong. $22.50 *

  20. Barsness, Larry. Heads, Hides & Horns: The Compleat Buffalo Book. Foreword by Ron Tyler. Thoroughly researched and superbly written book combines history, myth, folklore and fiction. Texas Christian University Press, 1985. Dust jacket, oversize. $60.00 *

  21. Barsness, Larry. Heads, Hides & Horns: The Compleat Buffalo Book. Foreword by Ron Tyler. Thoroughly researched and superbly written book combines history, myth, folklore and fiction. Texas Christian University Press, 1985. Soft cover, oversize. $24.95 *

  22. Batman, Richard. American Ecclesiastes: The Stories of James Pattie. An epic journey through the early American West. 1st ed. Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich, 1984. Dust jacket. $24.95 *

  23. Batman, Richard. James Pattie's West: The Dream and the Reality. A biography of Pattie and a running commentary on the famous Narrative. University of Oklahoma Press. Soft cover with a little wear. $15.00 *

  24. Beard, Chaplain John W. Saddles East Over the Oregon Trail. 1st edition. Newspaper clippings about Beard pasted in on inside front endsheets along with previous owner's name and quotation. Binfords & Mort, 1949. Dust jacket with wear. $30.00 *

  25. Beckham, Stephen Dow. Lewis & Clark: From the Rockies to the Pacific. Photography by Robert M. Reynolds. Photographs and text bring the harrowing journey to life. Official publication of the National Council of the Lewis & Clark Bicentennial. Graphic Arts Center Publishing, 2002. Dust jacket. $34.95 *

  26. Bell, William Gardner. The Snake: A Noble and Various River. A brief history of events along the Snake River.  Limited to 250 copies, numbered and signed by the author. Potomac Corral of the Westerners, 1969. Pale blue paper boards. $25.00 *

  27. Belue, Ted Franklin. The Long Hunt: Death of the Buffalo East of the Mississippi. An elegy of lost innocence, Franklin documents the killing of buffalo and spoliation of the buffalo's range by placing the saga in the historical setting of the European intrusion into the first Far West. Stackpole Books, 1996. Dust jacket. $24.95 *

  28. Beneman, William. Men in Eden: William Drummond Stewart and Same-Sex Desire in the Rocky Mountain Fur Trade. A tantalizing new perspective on the Rocky Mountain fur trade and the role of homosexuality in shaping the American West. University of Nebraska Press, 2012. Soft cover. $29.95 *

  29. Bent's Fort on the Arkansas. Drawings by Harry G. Miller Jr. The story, told in pictures and words, is a product of considerable research. Sponsored and prepared by the State Historical Society of Colorado, 1954. Green wraps. $20.00 *

  30. Beran, Michael Knox. Jefferson's Demons: Portrait of a Restless Mind. A fascinating accounting of the thinking of the most imaginative and scholarly president. Free Press, 2003. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  31. Berry, Don. A Majority of Scoundrels: An Informal History of the Rocky Mountain Fur Company. 1st edition. Harper, 1961. Blue cloth. $80.00 *

  32. Berry, Don. A Majority of Scoundrels: An Informal History of the Rocky Mountain Fur Company. New introduction by Stephen Dow Beckham. Captivating history of the American fur trade. Oregon State University Press, 2006. Soft cover. $22.95 *

  33. Betts, Robert B. In Search of York: The Slave Who Went to the Pacific with Lewis and Clark. With a new epilogue by James J. Holmberg. A significant contribution to Lewis and Clark studies. Revised edition. University Press of Colorado, 2000. Dust jacket. $39.95 *

  34. SOLD Bigelow, John. Memoir of the Life and Public Services of John Charles Fremont. 1st edition. Foxing. Derby & Jackson, 1856. $50.00

  35. SOLD Blackwelder, Bernice. Great Westerner: The Story of Kid Carson. The story of Carson's experiences and the development of the west. Caxton Printers, 1962. Dust jacket. $35.00

  36. Blair, Walter and Franklin J. Meine. Half Horse Half Alligator: The Growth of the Mike Fink Legend. edited with an introduction and notes. The story of this early American legend. 1st edition of University of Chicago Press, 1956. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  37. SOLD Blassingame, Wyatt. Bent's Fort: Crossroads of the Great West. Young adult reader on the Santa Fe post. Filled with illustrations and photographs. Garrard Publishing Co., 1967. Pictorial Casebound. $15.00

  38. Blevins Give you heart dj Blevins, Winfred. Give Your Heart to the Hawks: A Tribute to the Mountain Men. Is the story of the early fur trappers and explorers, such as John Colter, Hugh Glass and Jed Smith. Previous owner's inscription on front endsheet.1st edition. Nash Publishing, 1973. Dust jacket with wear and tears. $75.00 Special $60.00 *

  39. Blevins, Winfred. Give Your Heart to the Hawks: A Tribute to the Mountain Men. Tamarack Books, 1995. Soft cover. $20.00 *

  40. Blumberg, Rhoda. The Incredible Journey of Lewis & Clark. Young adult history told in a lively gritty style. 1st edition. Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books, 1987. Oversize, dust jacket. $28.50 *

  41. Bockstoce, John R. Furs and Frontiers in the Far North: The Contest Among Native and Foreign Nations for the Bering Strait Fur Trade. A comprehensive history of the international trade in furs that centered on the Bering Straig region during the 18th and 19th centuries. Yale University Press, 2009. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

  42. Bonner, T. D. The Life and Adventures of James P. Beckwourth, Mountaineer, Scout, Pioneer, and Chief of the Crow Nation of Indians. Written from his own dictation by T. D. Bonner. New edition, edited with preface by Charles G. Leland. Corner House Pub., 1977. $30.00 *

  43. Bonner, T. D. The Life and Adventures of James P. Beckwourth: Mountaineer, Scout, and Pioneer in the Great Wild West. Preface by Harry Carr. Dust jacket title - The Smiling Pioneer - California at her Wildest. U.S. Library Association, 1932. Decorated paper boards, red cloth spine. $32.50 *

  44. SOLD Boone, Nathan. My Father, Daniel Boone: The Draper Interviews with Nathan Boone. Edited by Neal O. Hammon. Introduction by Nelson L. Dawson. An engaging account from an 1851 interview which produced over 300 pages of notes. University Press of Kentucky, 1999. Dust jacket. $40.00

  45. Bougainville, Louis Antoine de. Adventure in the Wilderness: The American Journals of Louis Antoine de Bougainville, 1756 - 1760. Translated by Edward P. Hamilton. Original source of early travel in America. American Exploration and Travel Series No. 42. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1964. Dust jacket. $75.00 *

  46. Bougainville, Louis Antoine de. Adventure in the Wilderness: The American Journals of Louis Antoine de Bougainville, 1756 - 1760. Translated by Edward P. Hamilton. Foreword by Colin G. Calloway. Original source of early travel in America. University of Oklahoma Press, 1990. Soft cover. $30.00 *

  47. book cover Bowers, Claude G. Jefferson and Hamilton: The Struggle for Democracy In America. Former owner's bookplate on inside front cover, name written on front free endpage. Houghton Mifflin Co., 1926. Red cloth. $15.00 *

  48. Branch, E. Douglas. The Hunting of the Buffalo. Introduction by J. Frank Dobie and new Bison edition introduction by Andrew C. Isenberg. One of the best and most complete account of the business of hunting buffalo. Originally published in 1929. University of Nebraska Press, 1997. Soft cover. $12.95 *

  49. Brandenburg, Jim. An American Safari: Adventures on the North American Prairie. A rallying cry to save an endangered ecological treasure. Walker and Co., 1995. Dust jacket, oblong. $16.95 *

  50. Brandon, William. The Men and the Mountain: Fremont's Fourth Expedition. 1st edition. William Morrow & Co., 1955. Black cloth. $30.00 *

  51. Brewerton, George. In the Buffalo Country. Introduction by David Lavender. Account of the U.S. Mexican Boundary Commission. Edition limited to 1400 numbered copies. Lewis Osborne, 1970. Creme burlap cover. $35.00 *

  52. Brewerton, George D. Incidents of Travel in New Mexico. Introduction and Commentary by Ferol Egan. Edition limited to 1400 numbered copies. Lewis Osborne, 1969. Creme burlap cover. $40.00 *

  53. Brewerton, George D. A Ride With Kit Carson: Across the Great American Desert and Through the Rocky Mountains. Edition limited to 1400 numbered copies. Lewis Osborne, 1969. Creme burlap cloth cover. $50.00 *

  54. Brodie, Fawn M. Thomas Jefferson: An Intimate History. Biography of the American President who sent Lewis and Clark on the Voyage of Discovery. 1st edition. W. W. Norton, 1974. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  55. Brophy, Patrick. Osage Autumn: The Exploration Period in Western Missouri. Details the early settlement of the region from Colonial times to the early 1830s. Touches on the Osage Indians. Vernon County Historical Society, 1998. Tan wraps. $4.95 *

  56. SOLD Brown, David L. Three Years in the Rocky Mountains. First printed in 1845, the story of an early explorer. This edition limited to 350 numbered copies. Ye Galleon Press, 1975. Soft cover. $15.00

  57. Brown, Jennifer S. H. Strangers in Blood: Fur Trade Company Families in Indian Country. Following a fresh line of investigation that shows the social contrasts between the Hudson's Bay and Northwest companies and their influences in shaping the company men. University of British Columbia Press, 1990. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  58. SOLD Brown, Mark H. The Plainsmen of the Yellowstone: A History of the Yellowstone Basin. Previous owner's name on front endsheet. 1st edition. G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1961. Light brown cloth. $50.00

  59. Brown, Mark H. The Plainsmen of the Yellowstone: A History of the Yellowstone Basin. A rich and authoritative chronicle covering more than a 150 years from the 1740s to the late nineteenth century. University of Nebraska Press. Soft cover. $17.95 *

  60. Brown, Meredith Mason. Frontiersman: Daniel Boone and the Making of America. In this new book, the real Boone is separated from the many fables surrounding him to reveal a man far more complex and far more interesting than his legend. Louisiana State University Press, 2008. Dust jacket. $34.95 *

  61. Browne, Stephen Howard. Jefferson's Call for Nationhood. Through his careful and compelling analysis, Browne sheds new light on Jefferson. Texas A&M University Press. Soft cover. $14.95 *

  62. book cover Bryant, Will. Kit Carson and the Mountain Men: True Tales of the Trapper Brigades - The Great Explorers of the West.  Juvenile stories of Carson, Jed Smith, Broken Hand and the Indians. Story and Pictures by Bryant. Grosset & Dunlap, 1960. Pictorial boards, oversize. $25.00 *

  63. SOLD Brykit, Jim and Bruce Hooper. The Story of Pauline Weaver: Arizona's Foremost Mountain Man Trapper, Gold-Seeker, Scout, Pioneer. For most of his life, he had been known as "Powell Weaver" until 1864 when he gave his name as Paulino to the U.S. census-takers. Weaver died in 1867 at Camp Lincoln, Arizona Territory. Sierra Azul Productions, 1993. Wraps. $12.50

  64. wm clark Buckley, Jay H. William Clark: Indian Diplomat. The story of Clark who for three decades after his expedition, forged a meritorious public career that contributed even more to the opening of the West as he served as a government representative to western Indians. University of Oklahoma Press, 2008. Dust jacket. $29.95 *

  65. Buckley, Jay H. William Clark: Indian Diplomat. The story of Clark who for three decades after his expedition, forged a meritorious public career that contributed even more to the opening of the West as he served as a government representative to western Indians. University of Oklahoma Press. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  66. book cover The Buckskin Report. Vol. 3, Issue 12. A publication dedicated to the preservtion of the authenticity of muzzle loading firearms and the activities associated with those same firearms. September 1976. Wraps, oversize. $7.50 *

  67. SOLD The Buffalo Culture of the Plains Indians. The Wind River Rendezvous. Vol. 13. No. 2. A quarterly report on the historic background and current activities of the Native Americans on the Wind River Reservation. Cover art by Frank McCarthy. St. Stephen's Indian Mission Foundation, Apr/May/June 1983. Wraps. $8.00

  68. book cover Buffalo Robe Mountain Man Catalogue. Catalogue of buckskin clothing. Buffalo Robe Indian Trading Post. Wraps. $5.00 *

  69. Buley, R. Carlyle. The Old Northwest Pioneer Period, 1815-1840. 2 volumes. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in History, 1950. A landmark history of Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin and Minnesota. Indiana University Press, 1983. Dust jacket. $60.00 *

  70. SOLD Burdett, Charles. Life of Kit Carson: the great western hunter and guide. Comprising wild and romantic exploits as a hunter and trapper in the Rocky Mountains; thrilling adventures and hairbreadth escapes among the Indians and Mexicans; his daring and invaluable services as a guide to scouting and other parties, etc., etc. With an account of various government expeditions to the far West. Unfortunately, the title page is missing, but frontisepiece is there as well as preface on page 3. Spine reads Kit Carson's Life and Adventures, while top of each page reads Life of Christopher Carson. 382 pages. Green decorative cloth with Potter on bottom of spine. $35.00

  71. SOLD Burdett, Charles. The Life of Kit Carson: The Great Western Hunter and Guide. A. L. Burt, 1902. Red cloth. $20.00

  72. SOLD Burger, Carl. Beaver Skins and Mountain Men. Illustrated by the author. Discusses the importance of the beaver in the discovery, exploration, and settlement of the North American continent. Ex-library with typical markings. 1st edition. E.P. Dutton, 1968. Dust jacket with piece missing on the spine. $25.00

  73. SOLD Burroughs, Raymond Darwin, ed. The Natural History of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. With a new introduction by Robert Carriker. A ready reference guide to the zoological work of the voyage of discovery. Michigan State University Press, 1995. Soft cover. $15.95

  74. Callenbach, Ernest. Bring Back the Buffalo! A Sustainable Future for America's Great Plains. The history and present situation of bison. Island Press, 1996. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  75. Carlson, Laurie Winn. Seduced by the West: Jefferson's America and the Lure of the Land Beyond the Mississippi. This volume views the Lewis and Clark expedition as just one of several schemes to seize Western lands from foreign powers and extend the new United States to the Pacific. Carlson investigates the wide range of players in this drama of intrigue and possibilities. Ivan R. Dee, 2003. Dust jacket. $26.00 *

  76. SOLD Carmony, Neil B. and David E. Brown, eds. Tough Times in Rough Places: Personal Narratives of Adventure, Death, and Survival on the Western Frontier. Contains stories about the Donner Party, Geronimo, Fremont, Custer, Billy the Kid, Wyatt Earp, John D. Lee, Pancho Villa, the Oatman sisters, and James White who floated down the Colorado River. High-Lonesome Books, 1992. Soft cover. $20.00

  77. Carson, Kit. Kit Carson's Autobiography. Edited by Milo Milton Quaife. Covers his life as a trapper, Indian fighter, guide and buffalo hunter up to the fall of 1856. University of Nebraska Press. Soft cover. $12.95 *

  78. Carson, Kit. Kit Carson's Own Story of His Life: As dictated to Col. and Mrs. D. C. Peters about 1856-57, and never before published. Edited by Blanche C. Grant. Previous owner's embossed stamp and label on title page. Originally printed in 1926. Reprint. Kit Carson Memorial Foundation, 1955. Soft cover. $25.00 *

  79. Carter, Harvey Lewis. 'Dear Old Kit' The Historical Christopher Carson. An enjoyable and accurate biography of one of the American West's most popular figures. With a new edition of the Carson Memoirs. University of Oklahoma Press, 1990. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  80. Carvalho, Solomon Nunes. Incidents of Travel and Adventure in the Far West; with Col. Fremont's Last Expedition across the Rocky Mountains: including three months' residence in Utah, and a perilous trip across the Great American Desert to the Pacific. 1853-4 A Centenary Edition 1953-4. Edited and with an introduction by Bertram Wallace Korn. Originally printed in 1857. Jewish Publication Society of America, 1954. Dust jacket with piece missing on top spine and wear on edges. $35.00 *

  81. Carvalho, Solomon Nunes. Incidents of Travel and Adventure in the Far West - with Colonel Fremont's Last Expedition across the Rocky Mountains: including three months' residence in Utah, and a perilous trip across the Great American Desert to the Pacific. Introduction by Ava F. Kahn. The author became the first Jewish writer to publish accounts of the Great American West and one of its first photographs. This edition restores the discourses on Mormon doctrine omitted from previous twenthieth century editions. University of Nebraska Press, 2004. Soft cover. $16.95 *

  82. Case, Robert Ormond. The Empire Builders. Story of the emigrants' journey to Oregon, with chapters on the Barlow Trail, the Iron Woman, Joe Meek, Ewing Young and Elizabeth Smith. 1st edition. Previous owner's signature on title page. Doubleday & Co., 1947. Brown cloth. $15.00 *

  83. SOLD Chaffin, Tom. Pathfinder: John Charles Fremont and the Course of American Empire. Chaffin brings to life the personal and political experiences of a remarkable America. 1st edition. Hill and Wang, 2002. Dust jacket. $35.00

  84. newbook cover Chaffin, Tom Pathfinder: John Charles Fremont and the Course of American Empire. Chaffin brings to life the personal and political experiences of a remarkable American. University of Oklahoma Press, 2014. Soft cover. $24.95 *

  85. SOLD Chandler, David Leon. The Jefferson Conspiracies: A President's Role in the Assassination of Meriwether Lewis. 1st edition. William Morrow, 1994. Dust jacket. $50.00

  86. Chaput, Donald. Francois X. Aubry: Trader, Trailmaker and Voyageur in the Southwest 1846-1854. Arthur H. Clark Co., 1975. Blue cloth. $40.00 *

  87. Charbonneau, Louis. Trail: The Story of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. An adventure novel of the Voyage of Discovery, told from the perspective of Seaman, a black Newfoundland dog. 1st edition. Doubleday, 1989. Dust jacket. $75.00 *

  88. Chardon, F. A. Chardon's Journal at Fort Clark, 1834-1839: Descriptive of Life on the Upper Missouri; of a Fur Trader's Experiences Among the Mandans, Gros Ventres, and their Neighbors; of the Ravages of the Small-Pox Epidemic of 1837. Edited with historical introduction and notes by Annie Heloise Abel; Introduction to the Bison Books edition by William R. Swagerty. First hand account of life among the Mandan Indians on the main post of the American Fur Company. University of Nebraska Press, 1997. Soft cover. $25.00 *

  89. Cheetham, F. T. Kit Carson: Pathbreaker, Patriot and Humanitarian. Reprinted from the New Mexico Historical Review, October, 1926. El Palcio Press, 1930. First few pages torn. Brown wraps. $12.50 *

  90. SOLD Chittenden, Hiram Martin. A History of the American Fur Trade of the Far West. With introduction and notes by Stallo Vinton. A history of pioneer trading posts and early fur companies of the Missouri Valley and Rocky Mountains and of the Overland Commerce with Santa Fe. Reprint. 2 volumes. Previous owner's name on front endsheet. Augustus M. Kelley, 1976. Blue cloth. $95.00

  91. Chittenden, Hiram Martin. The American Fur Trade of the Far West. Introduction and notes by Stallo Vinton. Foreword by James P. Ronda. 2 volumes. Bison Books. University of Nebraska Press. Soft cover. $44.90 *

  92. Christian, Shirley. Before Lewis and Clark: The Story of the Chouteaus, the French Dynasty that Ruled America's Frontier. Written by a Pulitizer Prize winner, the book tells the story of the Old World meeting the new and the extraordinary saga of the Chouteaus and their dynasty that guarded the gates to the West for three generations. University of Nebraska Press, 2009. Soft cover. $24.95 *

  93. Churchill, Claire Warner. South of the Sunset: An Interpretation of Sacajawea the Indian Girl that Accompanied Lewis and Clark. Illustrated by Agnes C. Lehman. Previous owner's bookplate on front endsheet. 1st edition. Rufus Rockwell Wilson, 1936. Cloth. $45.00 *

  94. SOLD Clark, Ann Nolan. There Still are Buffalo. (Juvenile) Illustrations by Stephen Tongier. Ancient City Press, 1992. Wraps. $8.95

  95. SOLD Clark, Ella E. and Margot Edmonds. Sacagawea of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. This carefully researched historical account separates the verifiable facts about Sacagawea from the extensive legend. 1st edition. University of California Press, 1979. Dust jacket. $27.50

  96. SOLD Clark, William. Lewis & Clark's West: William Clark's 1810 Master Map of the American West. A full-size 52 x 32 inch, color facsimile of the original manuscript map from the Yale Collection of Western Americana. Folded in oversize portfolio. 2004. $14.95

  97. Clarke, Charles G. The Men of the Lewis and Clark Expedition: A Biographical Roster of the Fifty-One Members and a Composite Diary of Their Activities from all Known Sources. Arthur H. Clark Co., 2001. Red cloth. $75.00 *

  98. Clarke, Charles G. The Men of the Lewis and Clark Expedition: A Biographical Roster of the Fifty-One Members and a Composite Diary of Their Activities from all Known Sources. Introduction to the Bison Books edition by Dayton Duncan. University of Nebraska Press, 2002. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  99. Cleland, Robert Glass. This Reckless Breed of Men: The Trappers and Fur Traders of the Southwest. A valuable collection of anecdotes, legend, old documents and excerpts from frontier diaries. Book review and illustration pasted on the front and back endsheets. 1st edition. Alfred A. Knopf, 1963. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  100. SOLD Cleland, Robert Glass. This Reckless Breed of Men: The Trappers and Fur Traders of the Southwest. A valuable collection of anecdotes, legend, old documents and excerpts from frontier diaries. University of Nebraska Press. Soft cover. $13.95

  101. Clokey, Richard M. William H. Ashley: Enterprises and Politics in the Trans-Mississippi West. First biography of this man who was an organizer and manager of the first successful fur-gathering enterprise in the central Rocky Mountains in the 1820s. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1980. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

  102. Clokey, Richard M. William H. Ashley: Enterprises and Politics in the Trans-Mississippi West. Foreword by Richard E. Oglsby. Biography of Ashley of the man who played an important role in the early development of the American West. 1st paperback printing. University of Oklahoma Press. Soft cover, discoloration on back cover. $15.00 *

  103. SOLD Clyman, James. James Clyman Frontiersman: The Adventures of a Trapper and Covered-Wagon Emigrant as Told in His own Reminiscences and Diaries 1792-1881. Edited by Charles L. Camp. Limited to 1450 copies, designed and printed by Lawton Kennedy. Definitive Edition. Champoeg Press, 1960. $150.00

  104. SOLD Clyman, James. Journal of a Mountain Man. Edited with an introduction by Linda M. Hasselstrom. Originally published as James Clyman Frontiersman. Clyman's journals detailing his experiences during the heyday of the American fur trade. Classics of the Fur Trade Series. Mountain Press, 1984. Dust jacket. $40.00

  105. Coblentz, Stanton A. The Swallowing Wilderness: The Life of a Frontiersman: James Ohio Pattie. Mr. Coblentz' enlivening version of the story recreates and reinterprets for this age a tale that is woven into the American past. 1st edition. Thomas Yoseloff, 1961. Dust jacket. $15.00 *

  106. SOLD Colby, Susan M. Sacagawea's Child: The Life and Times of Jean-Baptiste (Pomp) Charbonneau. Colby details the Charbonneau family history, analyzing the characters and cultures over the years. Arthur H. Clark, 2006. Red cloth. $35.00

  107. Colby, Susan M. Sacagawea's Child: The Life and Times of Jean-Baptiste (Pomp) Charbonneau. Colby details the Charbonneau family history, analyzing the characters and cultures over the years. University of Oklahoma Press, 2009. Soft cover. $24.95 *

  108. SOLD Coleman, Jon T. Here Lies Hugh Glass: A Mountain Man, A Bear, and the Rise of the American Nation. A vivid, often humorous portrait of a young nation and its growing pains, telling Western history like no other. 1st edition. Hill and Wang, 2012. Dust jacket. $28.00

  109. Collier, Edmund. The Story of Kit Carson. Illustrated by Nicholas Eggenhofer. Young adult biography, part of the Signature Books series. Grosset & Dunlap, 1953. Dust jacket. $15.00 *

  110. Conard, Howard Louis. "Uncle Dick" Wootton: The Pioneer Frontiersman of the Rocky Mountain Region. An account of the adventures and thrilling experiences of the most noted American hunter, trapper, guide, scout, and Indian fighter now living. Introduction by Joseph Kirkland. Reprint of 1890 edition. Classics of the Old West, with informational sheet. Time-Life, 1890. Brown leatherette. $25.00 *

  111. Conner, Daniel Ellis. Joseph Reddeford Walker and the Arizona Adventure. Edited by Donald J. Berthrong and Odessa Davenport. The book on this Arizona Mountain Man and explorer. 1st edition. Previous owner's name on front endsheet. University of Oklahoma Press. 1956. Dust jacket. $70.00 *

  112. SOLD Cook, John R. The Border and the Buffalo: The Untold Story of the Southwest Plains. The exciting of life in the Southwest Plains during the late 1870s and early 1880s. State House Press, 2009. Soft cover. $23.95 *

  113. Cox, Ross. Adventures on the Columbia River:  Including the Narrative of the Residence of Six Years on the Western Side of the Rocky Mountains, Among Various Tribes of Indians Hither to Unknown: Together with a Journey Across the American Continent. The story of an 18 year old Irish immigrant who was hired as a clerk for John Jacob Astor's Pacific Fur Company in 1812. Reprint of 1832 edition. Narrative Press, 2004. Soft cover. $17.95 *

  114. Coyner, David. The Lost Trappers: A Collection of Interesting Scenes and Events in the Rocky Mountains . . . Some Account of the Fur Trade. . . Previous owners information on front endsheet. Reprint. Rio Grande Press, 1969. $22.50 *

  115. Cracroft, Richard H. Washington Irving: The Western Works. Western Writers Series No. 14. Boise State University, 1974. Wraps. $4.50 *

  116. SOLD Criswell, Elijah Harry. Lewis and Clark: Linguistic Pioneers. Reprint from the University of Missouri Studies, 1940. Limited to 175 Hand-Numbered Copies. Martino Publishing, (2000). $75.00

  117. Crouch, Lora, com. Hamlin Garland: Dakota Homesteader. A reprint of Hamlim Garland Memorial with selections from Garland's Dakota Territory poems and stories. Dakota Territory Centennial Commission, 1961. Blue cloth. $5.00 *

  118. Crutchfield, James A. Mountain Men of the American West. A brief history of the fur trade era, including over 100 short biographies on the mountain men and an annotated bibliography on books about the period. Tamarack Books, 1997. Soft cover. $17.95 *

  119. Cummings, Jean. Alias the Buffalo Doctor. The charming account of an osteopathic surgeon who began raising a herd of buffalo and becomes involved in the modern-day Indians' struggle for justice. Harlo Press, 1980. Dust jacket. $18.50 *

  120. Cutright, Paul Russell and Michael J. Brodhead. Elliott Coues: Naturalist and Frontier Historian. A biography that covers three great subjects, Coues, the American West, and North American birds. University of Illinois Press, 1981. Dust jacket. $39.95 *

  121. Cutright, Paul Russell. Lewis & Clark: Pioneering Naturalists. With an introduction by Paul A. Johnsgard. New edition. University of Nebraska Press, 2003. Soft cover. $24.95 *

  122. book cover Cutright, Paul R. Lewis & Clark Portraits and Portraitists reprinted with Ernest S. Osgood, A Prairie Dog for Mr. Jefferson. Both articles reprinted together as a separate from Montana Magazine of Western History, Spring, 1969. Oversize wraps. $5.00 *

  123. Dale, Harrison Clifford The Explorations of William H. Ashley and Jedediah Smith, 1822-1829. The original journals were edited by Dale. Introduction to Bison edition by James P. Ronda. University of Nebraska Press, 1991. Soft cover. $15.00 *

  124. Dalton, David A. The Natural World of Lewis and Clark. Interprets the expeditions findings from a modern perspective to show some of those discoveries in the light of modern science and the lasting biological significance. University of Missouri Press, 2008. Dust jacket. $29.95 *

  125. Danford, H. E. Builders of the West: Explorers, Trappers, Miners and Settlers West of the Mississippi. Stories of characters and events of the westward movement. 1st edition. Vantage Press, 1959. $14.50 *

  126. Danz, Harold P. Of Bison and Man. From the annals of a bison yesterday to a refreshing outcome from human involvement with America's most valiant of beasts. University Press of Colorado, 1997. Dust jacket. $32.50 *

  127. SOLD Dary, David A. The Buffalo Book: The Full Saga of the American Animal. A lively and readable wealth of material on the buffalo's origins and habits, the animal's importance to both Indians and whites. 1st edition. Swallow Press, 1974. Dust jacket. $30.00

  128. Dary, David A. The Buffalo Book: The Full Saga of the American Animal. A lively and readable wealth of material on the buffalo's origins and habits, the animal's importance to both Indians and whites. Swallow Press, 1989. Soft cover. $22.95 *

  129. Dary, David. Entrepreneurs of the Old West. The silent army of traders, trappers, freighters, merchants, cattlemen, railroaders, town boosters, land promoters and other profit-seekers who brought capitalism to the ninteenth-century American West. 1st American edition. Alfred A. Knopf, 1986. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  130. Dary, David. Entrepreneurs of the Old West. The silent army of traders, trappers, freighters, merchants, cattlemen, railroaders, town boosters, land promoters and other profit-seekers who brought capitalism to the ninteenth-century American West. Pen and ink drawings by Al M. Napoletano. University Press of Kansas, 1997. Soft cover. $17.95 *

  131. Dary, David. The Oregon Trail: An America Saga. A major one-volume history of the Oregon Trail from its earliest beginnings to the present, starting with an overview of Oregon Country in the early 1800s, using diaries, journals, company and expedition reports - describing the experience of the continuing waves of people who traveled the Oregon Trail. 1st edition. Alfred A. Knopf, 2004. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

  132. SOLD David, Robert Beebe. Finn Burnett: Frontiersman. Arthur H. Clark Co., 1937. $150.00

  133. David, Robert Beebe. Finn Burnett, Frontiersman. With a new introduction by Robert A. Clark. Frontier Classics Series. The story of a long thrilling career on the upper Plains and northern Rockies, initially battling Indians and later befriending them. He was army sutler at Forts Phil Kearny and C. F. Smith on the Bloody Bozeman. Stackpole Books, 2003. Soft cover. $17.95 *

  134. Davis, William C. A Way Through the Wilderness: The Natchez Trace and the Civilization of the Southern Frontier. A fascinating history of the original southern frontier (Mississippi and Alabama), describing the generally friendly and peaceful relations between the settlers and the Chickasaw and Choctaw Indians. 1st edition. HarperCollins, 1995. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  135. Denton, Sally. Passion & Principle: John & Jessie Fremont, the Couple Whose Power, Politics, & Love Shaped Ninteenth-Century America. Fascinating double biography. University of Nebraksa Press, 2007. Soft cover. $23.95 *

  136. DeVoto, Bernard. Across the Wide Missouri. Illustrated with Paintings by Alfred Jacob Miller, Charles Bodmer, George Catlin. With an Account of the Discovery of the Miller Collection by Mae Reed Porter. The second volumne of Bernard DeVoto's great trilogy of America's westward expansion. Houghton Mifflin Co., 1947. Dust jacket with wear on the edges. $30.00 *

  137. book cover DeVoto, Bernard. The Course of Empire.With maps by Erwin Raisz. The first volumne of Bernard DeVoto's great trilogy of America's westward expansion. Houghton Mifflin Co., 1952. Dust jacket with wear. $27.50 *

  138. SOLD DeVoto, Bernard, ed. The Journals of Lewis and Clark. An extraordinary and colorful firsthand account of the earliest crossing of the United States, for the general reader in one volume. Houghton Mifflin Co., 1953. Dust jacket. $30.00

  139. DeVoto, Bernard, edited and interpreted. The Journals of Lewis and Clark. An extraordinary and colorful firsthand account of the earliest crossing of the United States, for the general reader in one volume. The American Heritage Library. Houghton Mifflin Co., 1981. Soft cover with minor wear. $10.95 *

  140. Dick, Everett. The Story of the Frontier: A Social History of the Northern Plains and Rocky Mountains from the Earliest White Contacts to the Coming of the Homemaker. Tudor Publishing Co., 1941. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  141. SOLD Dietrich, William. Northwest Passage: the Columbia River. 1st edition. 1995. Dust jacket. $26.00

  142. Dillon, Richard. The Legend of Grizzly Adams: California's Greatest Mountain Man. A vivid biography. Coward-McCann, 1966. Dust jacket. $20.00 *

  143. Dillon, Richard. Meriwether Lewis: A Biography. Chronicles the voyage and probes the lesser-known aspects of Lewis' life, including his relationship with Thomas Jefferson and his career as governor of the Louisiana Territory and his mysterious death. Coward-McCann, 1965. Dust jacket. $20.00 *

  144. SOLD Dodge, Grenville M. Biographical Sketch of James Bridger: Mountaineer, Trapper and Guide. Unz & Co., 1905. Bound in cloth. $75.00

  145. SOLD Drannan, Capt. W. F. Chief of Scouts: Piloting Emigrants Across the Plains of 50 Years Ago. As told by himself as a sequel to his famous book. Copiously illustrated by E. Bert Smith. Rhodes & McClure Publishing Co., 1910. Previous owner's signature on front endsheet, stamp of Rock Island News Service on title page. Blue decorated cloth, with white lettering, spine loose. $30.00

  146. SOLD Drannan, Capt. William F. Thirty-One Years on the Plains and in the Mountains or, the Last Voice From the Plains. An authentic record of a life time of hunting, trapping, scouting and Indian fighting in the Far West. Illustrated by H. S. DeLay. Previous owner's name on front endsheet. Thos. W. Jackson Publishing Co. nd. Illustrated dust jacket with wear on edges. $60.00

  147. Drury, Clifford Merrill. Henry Harmon Spalding: Pioneer of Old Oregon. Biography of a missionary who live and taught with the Native Americans.  Previous owner's inscription on front endsheet and markings. Caxton Printers, 1936. Dust jacket with minor wear. $45.00 *

  148. Drury, Clifford M. Marcus and Narcissa Whitman and the Opening of Old Oregon. 2 volumes. Story of the Whitmans and their careers as missionaries and their travels west. Northwest Historical Series X. Arthur H. Clark, 1973. Blue cloth. $50.00 *

  149. book cover Drury, Clifford Merril. Marcus Whitman, M. D.: Pioneer and Martyr. Caxton Printers, 1937. Blue cloth. $60.00 *

  150. Duden, Gottfried. Report on A Journey to the Western States of North America and a Stay of Several Years Along the Missouri (during the years 1824, '25, '26, and 1827). Translated into English. His account takes the form of personal letters that helped make the book believable and influential. 1st edition. State Historical Society of Missouri, 1980. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

  151. Dufur, Brett. Lewis and Clark's Journey Across Missouri. This beautifully photographed and illustrated book explores in-depth Lewis and Clark's time in Missouri through journal excerpts, one-of-a-kind maps made by nationally known geographer James Harlan that locate the Corps of Discovery's campsites, and an along-the-river guide for travelers who wish to explore the historic towns, state parks, and other points of interest. Missouri Life Inc., 2003. Soft cover. $24.95 *

  152. SOLD Duncan, Bob. Buffalo Country: A Treasury of Buffalo Lore and Legend - of the Animal and the Men who Hunted Him. 1st edition. E. P. Dutton, 1959. Dust jacket. $30.00

  153. Duncan, Dayton. Lewis & Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery - An Illustrated History. Companion volume to Ken Burn's PBS documentary film. Alfred Knopf, 1998. Dust jacket. $40.00 *

  154. Duncan, Dayton. Out West: An American Journey. 1st edition. Viking, 1987. Dust jacket. $29.95 *

  155. Duncan, Dayton. Scenes of Visionary Enchantment: Reflections on Lewis and Clark. More a revisiting than a retelling of the story of the Corps of Discovery, Duncan's book reintroduces us to people and places along the trail, reflects on events large and small that occurred during the expedition and offers constant insights. University of Nebraska Press, 2004. Dust jacket. $22.00 *

  156. SOLD Dunlay, Tom. Kit Carson and the Indians. Dunlay assesses recent critical views of Carson as Indian fighter, soldier, and agent. 1st edition. University of Nebraska Press, 2000. Dust jacket. $40.00

  157. Dunlay, Tom. Kit Carson and the Indians. Dunlay assesses recent critical views of Carson as Indian fighter, soldier, and agent. University of Nebraska Press, 2000. Soft cover. $21.95 *

  158. Dye, Eva Emery. Conquest: The True Story of Lewis and Clark. A biographical narrative written by a woman familiar with the region. Binfords & Mort, 1936. Dust jacket with wear on the edges. $35.00 *

  159. Dye, Eva Emery. McDonald of Oregon: A Tale of Two Shores. A historical novel of Randal McDonald. Previous owner's stamp on front endsheet. 1st edition. A. C. McClurg, 1906. Green decorated cloth. $22.50 *

  160. Dye, Eva Emery. The Soul of America: An Oregon Iliad. The story of early overland travel. Previous owners' signatures on front endsheets. 1st edition. Press of the Pioneers, 1934. Orange cloth, $20.00 *

  161. Easton, Robert and Mackenzie Brown. Lord of Beasts: The Saga of Buffalo Jones. Foreword by Jack Schaefer, illustrations by Mac Schweitzer. Buffalo Hunter extraordinary, preserver of bison, seeker of musk ox and other animals, Jones also founded a Kansas town, ran the Cherokee Strip and spanked recalcitrant bears in Yellowstone. 1st printing. University of Arizona Press, 1961. Dust jacket. $20.00 *

  162. SOLD Eckert, Allan W. That Dark and Bloody River. Chronicles of the Ohio River Valley. Drawing on a wealth of research, both scholarly and anecdotal, including letters, diaries, and journals, Eckert has written a book of historical authenticity, unprecedented in scope and detail. 1st edition. Bantam Books, 1995. Dust jacket. $65.00

  163. Egan, Ferol. Fremont: Explorer for a Restless Nation. A new and full biography of John Charles Fremont, spearhead of manifest destiny. 1st edition. Doubleday & Co., 1977. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

  164. Eide, Ingvard Henry, ed. American Odyssey: The Journal of Lewis and Clark. Introduction by A. B. Guthrie. Eide was editor and photographer. 1st edition. Rand McNally, 1969. Dust jacket with minor wear. $40.00 *

  165. SOLD Eisenberg, Jana. Lewis and Clark: Path to the Pacific. Illustrated history for the young reader. Trailblazers of the West. Children's Press, 2005. Soft cover. $6.95

  166. Elman, Robert. America's Pioneering Naturalists: Their Lives and Times, Exploits and Adventures. Chapters on Audubon, Alexander Wilson, Agassiz, John Wesley Powell and others. 1st edition. Winchester Press, 1982. Dust jacket. $27.50 *

  167. book cover Emerick, Harry F. Moving West of the Appalachians, 1760-1818. Second printing. Mayhill Publications, 1971. Tan wraps. $7.50 *

  168. Estergreen, M. Morgan. Kit Carson: A Portrait in Courage. 1st edition, 2nd printing. University of Oklahoma Press, 1979. Reddish cloth, dust jacket is price clipped with a couple of small chips and closed tears. $35.00 *

  169. Estergreen, M. Morgan. Kit Carson: A Portrait in Courage. University of Oklahoma Press. Soft cover. $24.95 *

  170. Eyre, Alice. The Famous Fremonts and Their America. Delightfully written and interesting biography clearing up many matters seldom fully understood. Revised edition. Christopher Publishing House, 1961. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  171. Fairholme, William. Journal of an Expedition to the Grand Prairies of the Missouri 1840. Edited by Jack B. Tykal. 1st edition. Arthur H. Clark, 1996. Tan cloth. $29.50 *

  172. Fanselow, Julie. Traveling the Lewis & Clark Trail. Illustrated Falcon Guide with photographs and maps. Revised edition. Falcon Publishing, 1998. Soft cover. $10.00 *

  173. Faragher, John Mack. Daniel Boone: The Life and Legend of an American Pioneer. The first and most reliable biography of Boone in more than fifty years. Henry Holt, 1992. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

  174. SOLD Favour, Alpheus H. Old Bill Williams: Mountain Man 1st edition. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1936. Dust jacket. $105.00

  175. SOLD Favour, Alpheus H. Old Bill Williams: Mountain Man. 1st new edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1962. Green cloth. $60.00

  176. Favour, Alpheus H. Old Bill Williams: Mountain Man. Well researched and documented with an attached bibliography. With an introduction by William Brandon. University of Oklahoma Press, 1962. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  177. Fernlund, Kevin J. William Henry Holmes and the Rediscovery of the American West. The first full-length biography of post Civil War America's most brilliant western artist. Holmes first came to the national attention as a topographical illustrator for western surveys led by Hayden and Dutton in the 1870s and 1880s. 1st edition. University of New Mexico Press, 2000. Dust jacket. $39.95 *

  178. SOLD Ferris, Warren Angus. Life in the Rock Mountains: A Diary of Wanderings on the sources of the Rivers Missouri,Columbia, and Colorado 1830-1835. With supplementary writings and a detailed map of the fur country. Edited with an introduction and notes by Leroy R. Hafen and a biography of Ferris by Paul C. Phillips. New revised edition. Inscription from Fred A. Rosenstock. Old West Publishing Co., 1983. $75.00

  179. Fifer, Barbara. Lewis & Clark Expedition: Illustrated Glossary. A quick aid to enjoying the journals kept during the 1803-1806 trek. Text and illustrations cover preparations as well as the actual travels, including geographical features, Native American tribes and individuals, equipment, wildlife, expedition members and more. Farcountry Press, 2003. Soft cover. $11.95 *

  180. Finding Lewis & Clark: Old Trails, New Directions. Edited by James P. Ronda and Nancy Tystad Koupal. A collection of essays by outstanding historians and naturalists who explore questions concerning Lewis and Clark and their journey. South Dakota State Historical Society Press, 2004. Soft cover. $22.95 *

  181. Fischer, Ron W. Forgotten Frontiersman: The Story of Yellowstone Kelly. 1st edition. Ron W. Fischer Enterprises, 2004. Soft cover. $18.95 *

  182. Fisher, Vardis. Mountain Man: A Novel of Male and Female in the Early American West. Inspired the movie, Jeremiah Johnson. Won Golden Spur Award and American Heritage Award. Opal Laurel Holmes, 1972. Dust jacket. $50.00 *

  183. book cover Fisher, Vardis. Mountain Man: A Novel of Male and Female in the Early American West. Classic in American West literature that inspired the movie, Jeremiah Johnson. Won Golden Spur Award and American Heritage Award. University of Idaho Press, 2000. Soft cover. $9.95 *

  184. Fisher, Vardis. Suicide or Murder? The Strange Death of Governor Meriwether Lewis. A mystery based on research about the death of Lewis. Swallow, 1993. Soft cover. $16.95 *

  185. Fisher, Vardis. Tale of Valor: A Novel of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. 1st edition. Doubleday, 1958. Creme cloth. $35.00 *

  186. Floyd, Charles. Exploring with Lewis and Clark: The 1804 Journal of Charles Floyd. Edited and with an introduction by James J. Holmberg. Foreword by Gary E. Moulton. Floyd was one of the first three men enlisted in the Corps of Discovery and became the only member to die along the route. American Exploration Travel Series. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 2005. Dust jacket. $45.00 *

  187. SOLD Foley, William E. & C. David Rice. The First Chouteaus, River Barons of Early St. Louis.. 1st ed. in dust jacket. $40.00

  188. SOLD Foley, William E. Wilderness Journey: The Life of William Clark. Foley's work fills a major gap in scholarship of Clark - providing a well-balanced and thorough account of one of America's most significant frontiersman, paying careful attention to the family and business dimensions of Clark's private world. University of Missouri Press, 2004. Dust jacket. $29.95

  189. Foley, William E. Wilderness Journey: The Life of William Clark. Foley's work fills a major gap in scholarship of Clark - providing a well-balanced and thorough account of one of America's most significant frontiersman, paying careful attention to the family and business dimensions of Clark's private world. University of Missouri Press, 2004. Soft cover. $17.95 *

  190. SOLD Ford, R. Clyde. Sandy MacDonald's Man: A Tale of the Mackinaw Fur Trade. Michigan School Service, 1929. Red cloth. $22.50

  191. SOLD Foreman, Grant. Pioneer Days in the Early Southwest. Introduction by Donald E. Worcester. Pioneering work about the traders, trappers, and explorers in the old Southwest. University of Nebraska Press. Soft cover. $17.95

  192. Founders and Frontiersmen: Historic Places Commemorating Early Nationhood and the Westward Movement, 1783-1828. Edited by Robert G. Ferris. National Survey of Historic Sites and Buildings, volume VII. National Park Service, 1967. Grey cloth. $10.00 *

  193. Fowler, Jacob. The Journal of Jacob Fowler. Narrating an adventure from Arkansas through the Indian Territory, Oklahoma, Kansas, Colorado and New Mexico to the sources of Rio Grande del Norte, 1821-22. Edited with notes by Elliott Coues. With a preface and additional notes by Raymond W. and Maray Lund Settle and Harry R. Stevens. University of Nebraska Press, 1970. Dust jacket. $20.00 *

  194. SOLD Franzwa, Gregory M. Maps of the Oregon Trail. Foreword by Victor Atiyeh, Governor of Oregon. Spiral bound, the trail is superimposed over current maps. 3rd edition. The Patrice Press, 1990. Sprial bound. $24.95

  195. Fraser, Hermia. Tall Brigade: True Adventures of Tom McKay, Brigade Leader for the Early Hudson's Bay Company. Binfords & Mort, 1956. Dust jacket. $19.50 *

  196. SOLD Freedman, Russell. Buffalo Hunt. (Juvenile) Contains illustratons from Catlin, Bodmer and other artist-adventurers. Holiday House, 1988. Dust jacket. $19.95

  197. Fremont, John Charles. The Expeditions of John Charles Fremont. Edited by Donald Jackson and Mary Lee Spence. 4 books (3 volumes plus a supplemental to volume 2) and map portfolio in slipcase which contains a 16 page commentary by Jackson and 5 maps of the Frémont expeditions. University of Illinois Press, 1970-1980. Dust jackets. $400.00 *

  198. Fremont, John Charles. The Expeditions of John Charles Fremont Volume 2: The Bear Flag Revolt and the Court-Martial. Edited by Donald Jackson and Mary Lee Spence. Covers a pivotal period in Fremont's life. University of Illinois Press, 1973. Dust jacket. $44.95 *

  199. Fremont, John C. Fremont's First Impressions: The Original Report of His Exploring Expeditions of 1842-1844. Introduction by Anne F. Hyde. Still a facinating page-turner today, Fremont's report documents the opening of the West even as it offers a firsthand look at the making of the American myth. University of Nebraska Press, 2012. Soft cover. $28.95 *

  200. Frenchmen and French Ways in the Mississippi Valley. Edited by John Francis McDermott. Colection of papers presented by noted scholars at the 1967 Conference on the French in the Mississippi Valley. 1st edition. University of Illinois Press, 1969. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

  201. SOLD Fresonke, Kris and Mark Spence, ed. Lewis & Clark: Legacies, Memories and New Perspectives. The authors chart shifting attitudes about the explorers and their journals, creating a compelling, finely detailed picture of the interdisciplinary intrigue that has surrounded Lewis and Clark's accomplishment. University of California Press, 2004. Soft cover. $21.95

  202. Freuchen, Peter. The Legend of Daniel Williams. Fictional account of Daniel Williams, black outlaw, who was accused of killing a Hudson's Bay Company man. Previous owner's name on inside front cover. Robert Hale, 1958. Dust jacket with minor wear. $12.50 *

  203. From Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains: Major Stephen Long's Expedition, 1819-1820. Edited by Maxine Benson. The story of Long's trip West, mapping vast areas of the Great Plains and the early artists who accompanied him, sketching the landscapes and Native Americans. 1st edition. Fulcrum, 1988. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  204. Fur Trappers and Traders of the Far Southwest. Edited by LeRoy R. Hafen, selected and with an introduction by S. Matthew Despain. Biographies in this collection are taken from Hafen's multi-volume history of The Mountain Men. Includes Kit Carson, Jules De Mum, John Gantt, Gervais Nolan and many of the other noted figures. Utah State University Press, 1997. Soft cover. $17.95 *

  205. Furtwangler, Albert. Acts of Discovery: Visions of America in the Lewis and Clark Journals. Drawing on a background of interdisciplinary learning, Furtwangler illuminates the achievements of kewis and Clark as naturalists, navigators, and diplomats who faced ever-new surprises as they worked their way west. University of Illinois Press, 1993. Dust jacket. $29.95 *

  206. Gage, Jack R. Wyoming Afoot and Horseback or History Mostly Ain't True. A happy blend of easy-going opinion and fact about Wyoming before statehood. Flintlock Publishing Co., 1966. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  207. SOLD Gage, Thomas. Thomas Gage's Travels in the New World. Edited by J. Eric S. Thompson. 1st printing. University of Oklahoma Press, 1958. Dust jacket. $40.00

  208. SOLD Garcia, Andrew. Tough Trip through Paradise, 1878-1879. Edited by Ben H. Stein. Tells Garcia's story of the 1877 war between the U. S. government and the Nez Perce people, the end of the buffalo herds, and other historic events in Western life. University of Idaho Press, 2001. Soft cover. $9.95

  209. Gard, Wayne. The Great Buffalo Hunt: Its history and drama, and its role in the opening of the West. Illustrated by Nick Eggenhofer. Alfred A. Knopf, 1960. Dust jacket with wear on edges. $30.00 *

  210. Gard, Wayne. The Great Buffalo Hunt: Its history and drama, and its role in the opening of the West. Illustrated by Nick Eggenhofer. Signed by the artist. University of Nebraska Press, 1968. Soft cover with minor wear. $15.00 *

  211. SOLD Garry, Jim. Weapons of the Lewis & Clark Expedition. Describes the arms and ammunition the expedition carried and the use and care of those weapons. 1st edition. Arthur H. Clark, 2012. Dust jacket. $32.95

  212. SOLD Gass, Patrick. Gass's Journal of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Facsimile edition of the original 1904 printing, limited to 500 copies. Lone Wolf Press. $40.00

  213. book cover Gass, Patrick. The Journals of Patrick Gass: Member of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Edited and annotated by Carol Lynn MacGregor. Book I: A Journal of the Voyages and Travels of a Corps of Discovery. . . and Book II: The Account Book of Patrick Gass, 1826-1837 and 1847-1848. A unique and exciting source for understanding more about the Lewis and Clark expedition. Mountain Press, 1997. Soft cover. $20.00 *

  214. SOLD Gerson, Noel B. Kit Carson: Folk Hero and Man. A biography of the great frontiersman and scout. Doubleday & Co., 1964. Dust jacket. $15.00

  215. Gerstaecker, Frederick. Wild Sports in the Far West. Translated from the German with tinted illustrations by Harrison Weir. Geo. Routledge & Co., 1856. Blue cloth embossed with gold decoration, rubbed on front and spine. $150.00 *

  216. SOLD Gilbert, Bil. Westering Man: The Life of Joseph Walker, Master of the Frontier. 1st edition. Atheneum, 1983. Dust jacket. $75.00

  217. SOLD Gilbert, Bil. Westering Man: The Life of Joseph Walker, Master of the Frontier. Atheneum, 1983. Dust jacket. $55.00

  218. Gilbert, Bil. Westering Man: The Life of Joseph Walker, Master of the Frontier. University of Oklahoma Press. Soft cover. $24.95 *

  219. Gilbert, Miles. Getting a Stand. Discussion on the method used to shoot buffalo. Pioneer Press, 1993. Soft cover. $12.00 *

  220. Giles, Janice Holt. The Great Adventure. A novel of the fur trade. Signed by the author. Hougton Mifflin, 1966. Green cloth. $15.00 *

  221. Gillett, Martha Hill. Overland to Oregon and in the Indian Wars of 1853: With an Account of Earlier Life in Rural Tennessee. With map laid in. Lewis Osborne, 1971. Green cloth. $45.00 *

  222. Gilman, Carolyn. Lewis and Clark - Across the Divide. Introduction by James P. Ronda. The companion volume to the Lewis and Clark National Bicentennial Exhibition that toured the country in 2004. Illustrated. Smithsonian Books, 2003. Dust jacket, oversize. $22.50 *

  223. Gilman, Carolyn. Where Two Worlds Meet: The Great Lakes Fur Trade. With essays by Alan R. Woolworth, Douglas A. Birk, and Bruce M. White. Minnesota Historical Society, 1982. Oversize soft cover. $25.00 *

  224. Gitlin, Jay. Bourgeois Frontier: French Towns, French Traders & American Expansion. Comprehensive portrait of mid-America's francophone merchants, such as the Chouteaus. Yale University Press, 2009. Dust jacket. $40.00 *

  225. SOLD Glancy, Diane. Stone Heart: A Novel of Saca jawea. Presented in Sacajawea's voice in the form of a journal, but including sections from Lewis and Clark's diaries. Overlook Press, 2003. Dust jacket. $21.95

  226. Glass, Anthony. Journal of an Indian Trader: Anthony Glass and the Texas Trading Frontier, 1790-1810. Edited by Dan L. Flores. The journal appears in its entirety for the first time, Glass led expeditions of hunters, traders, and government officials into the uncharted frontier. 1st edition. Texas A&M University Press, 1985. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  227. SOLD Goff, John S. John C. Fremont. Biographical monograph on the western explorer and territorial governor of Arizona. Black Mountain Press, 1993. Gray soft cover. $12.00

  228. Gordon-McCutchan, R. C., ed. Kit Carson: Indian Fighter or Indian Killer? This volume brings together a distinguished group of western historians who explore the latest research on Carson in an attempt to separate fact from fiction. University Press of Colorado, 1996. Dust jacket. $24.95 *

  229. Gowans, Fred R. and Eugene E. Campbell. Fort Bridger: Island in the Wilderness. Brigham Young University Press, 1975. Soft cover. $12.00 *

  230. Gowans, Fred R. and Eugene E. Campbell. Fort Bridger: Island in the Wilderness. History of the fort founded by Jim Bridger and Louis Basquez and its activities in opening the West, including its purchase by the Mormons. 2d printing. Brigham Young University Press, 1976. Dust jacket. $40.00 *

  231. Gowans, Fred R. Rocky Mountain Rendezvous: A History of the Fur Trade Rendezvous 1825-1840. Carefully crafted and compiled from primary sources, this book includes fascinating text accompanied by firsthand accounts of the rendezvous from scientists, artists, military personnel, government explorers and missionaries. Redesigned edition. Gibbs Smith, Publisher, 1985. Soft cover with minor wear. $15.00 *

  232. Gragg, Rod. Lewis and Clark on the Trail of Discovery: The Journey that Shaped America. A Museum in a Book - experience the epic adventure through removal journal pages, maps, and artifacts. Rutledge Hill Press, 2003. Casebound, oblong. $29.99 *

  233. book cover Gray, John Morgan. Lord Selkirk of the Red River. 1st edition. Michigan State University Press, 1964. Dust jacket. $50.00 *

  234. The Great Medicine Trail. Folder containing parts 1 and 2. The Wind River Rendezvous. Vol. 9 No. 1 and Vol. 9 No. 2. A quarterly report on the historic background and current activities of the Native Americans on the Wind River Reservation. Cover art by Frank McCarthy. St. Stephen's Indian Mission Foundation, Jan/Feb and Mar/Apr 1979. Wraps. $10.00 *

  235. Greenspan, Sophie. Westward with Fremont: The Story of Solomon Carvalho. Photographer and artist of the Fremont expedition, creating daguerreotypes of the scenery and Indian tribes. 1st edition. Jewish Publication Society of America, 1969. Dust jacket. $22.50 *

  236. SOLD Gregg, J. R. A History of the Oregon Trail, Santa Fe Trail, and Other Trails. Tales of travel along the trails. 1st edition. Binfords & Mort, 1955. Brown cloth. $25.00

  237. Grinnell, George Bird. Beyond the Old Frontier: Adventures of Indian-Fighters, Hunters and Fur-Traders. Written by one of the earliest and greatest interpreters of the American West and Indian culture, telling stories of the colorful characters and events.  Corner House Publishers, 1976. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  238. Grisham, Noel. Buffalo . . . and Indians of the Great Plains. (Juvenile) Illustrated by Betsy Wren. 1st edition. Eakin Press, 1985. Case bound. $12.95 *

  239. Grossman, Elizabeth. Adventuring Along the Lewis and Clark Trail. A Sierra Club Travel Guide. Explore the natural areas along America's most famous pioneer route. Sierra Club Books, 2003. Soft cover. 16.95 *

  240. SOLD Guice, John D. W. By His Own Hand? The Mysterious Death of Meriwether Lewis. Foreword by Elliott West and introduction by Clay S. Jenkinson. The contributors follow the format of a postmortem court trial, describing the facts and evidentiary problems. For two centuries the question has persisted: Was Lewis’s death a suicide, an accident, or a homicide? By His Own Hand? is the first book to analyze the evidence and consider the murder-versus-suicide debate within its full historical context. University of Oklahoma Press, 2006. Dust jacket. $24.95

  241. guice Guice, John D. W. By His Own Hand? The Mysterious Death of Meriwether Lewis. Foreword by Elliott West and introduction by Clay S. Jenkinson. The contributors follow the format of a postmortem court trial, describing the facts and evidentiary problems. University of Oklahoma Press, 2006. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  242. Guild, Thelma S. and Harvey L. Carter. Kit Carson: A Pattern for Heroes. The most authoritative biography following half century of research and publication. University of Nebraska Press, 1984. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  243. Hafen, Ann Woodbury. Campfire Frontier: Historical Stories and Poems of the Old West. Stories of real people and real events, including Lewis and Clark. 1st edition. Old West Publishing Co., 1969. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  244. SOLD Hafen, LeRoy R. Broken Hand: The Life of Thomas Fitzpatrick, Mountain Man, Guide and Indian Agent. 1st revised edition. Deluxe limited edition of 200 copes signed by the author and Joe Beeler, artist of title page art. Number: "Publisher's Copy." 1st revised edition. The Old West Publishing, 1973. Dark cloth with paper label in blue slipcase. $300.00

  245. SOLD Hafen, LeRoy R. Broken Hand: The Life of Thomas Fitzpatrick, Mountain Man, Guide and Indian Agent. 1st revised edition. Previous owner's embossed stamp on title page. The Old West Publishing, 1973. $125.00

  246. book cover Hafen, LeRoy R. Broken Hand: The Life of Thomas Fitzpatrick, Mountain Man, Guide and Indian Agent. Story of trapper and trader Thomas Fitzpatrick. University of Nebraska Press. Soft cover. $24.95 *

  247. SOLD Hafen, LeRoy R. ed. The Far West and the Rockies Historical Series 1820-1875. 15 volume series, including general analytical index and supplement to the Journals of Forty-Niners. Arthur H. Clark, 1954 - 1961. Green cloth. $2,000.00

  248. Hafen, LeRoy R. Fort Vasquez. History of the fur trading post in Colorado. State Historical Society of Colorado, 1964. Wraps. $15.00 *

  249. SOLD Hafen, LeRoy R., ed. French Fur Traders and Voyageurs in the American West: Twenty-five biographical sketches. Selected with an introduction by Janet Lecompte. Arthur H. Clark, 1995. Brown cloth. $30.00

  250. Hafen, LeRoy R. ed. The Mountain Men and the Fur Trade of the Far West: Biographical sketches of the participants by scholars of the subject and with introductions by the editor. 10 volumes. Standard work on the fur trade; a must for reference. 1st editions. Arthur H. Clark, 1965 - 1972. Brown cloth with some volumes showing minor wear. $1,250.00 *

  251. Hafen, LeRoy R. ed. The Mountain Men and the Fur Trade of the Far West: Biographical sketches of the participants by scholars of the subject and with introductions by the editor. volume VI. Standard work on the fur trade; a must for reference. 1st edition. Arthur H. Clark, 1968. Brown cloth. $50.00 *

  252. Hafen, LeRoy R. ed. The Mountain Men and the Fur Trade of the Far West: Biographical sketches of the participants by scholars of the subject and with introductions by the editor. volume VII. Standard work on the fur trade; a must for reference. 1st edition. Arthur H. Clark, 1969. Brown cloth. $50.00 *

  253. Hafen, LeRoy R. ed. The Mountain Men and the Fur Trade of the Far West: Biographical sketches of the participants by scholars of the subject and with introductions by the editor. volume VIII. Standard work on the fur trade; a must for reference. 1st edition. Arthur H. Clark, 1971. Brown cloth. $50.00 *

  254. Hafen, LeRoy R. ed. The Mountain Men and the Fur Trade of the Far West: Biographical sketches of the participants by scholars of the subject and with introductions by the editor. volume IX. Standard work on the fur trade; a must for reference. 1st edition. Arthur H. Clark, 1972. Brown cloth. $50.00 *

  255. SOLD Haines, Francis. The Buffalo: The Story of American bison and their hunters from prehistoric times to the present. Filled with hundres of fascinating, sometimes little-known factws and illustrated with black and white photographs and paintings by Alfred J. Miller and Catlin, this saga adds a new dimension to the story of the American West. Previous owner's name on half-title page. 1st edition. Thomas Y. Crowell Co., 1970. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  256. SOLD Haites, Erik F., et al. Western River Transportation: the Era of Early Internal Development 1810-1860. 1st ed. 1975. $30.00

  257. SOLD Halaas, David Fridtjof and Andrew E. Masich. Halfbreed: The Remarkable True Story of George Bent - Caught Between the Worlds of the Indian and the White Man. A compelling human drama, filled with action, love, tragedy, war, all unfolding against the epic backdrop of the Civil War and America's westward expansion. Da Capo Press, 2004. Dust jacket. $35.00

  258. SOLD Halaas, David Fridtjof and Andrew E. Masich. Halfbreed: The Remarkable True Story of George Bent - Caught Between the Worlds of the Indian and the White Man. A compelling human drama, filled with action, love, tragedy, war, all unfolding against the epic backdrop of the Civil War and America's westward expansion. Da Capo Press, 2005. Soft cover. $25.00

  259. SOLD Hale, Nathaniel C. Pelts and Palisades: The Story of Fur and the Rivalry for Pelts in Early America. A history of the early American fur trader and Indian beaver hunter. 1st edition. Dietz Press, 1959. Dust jacket. $25.00

  260. Hammer, Jacob. This Emigrating Company: The 1844 Oregon Trail Journal of Jacob Hammer. Editorial commentary by Thomas A. Rumer, preface by Aubrey L. Haines. A major contribution to the history of the great westward migration to Oregon and California. Arthur H. Clark Co., 1990. Dust jacket. $50.00 *

  261. Hammond, George P. The Adventures of Alexander Barclay Mountain Man . . . A Narrative of His Career, 1810 to 1855, His Memorandum Diary, 1845 to 1850. The story of a London Corsetier to Pioneer Farmer to Superintendent of Bent's Fort, Fur Trader and Mountain Man and builder of Barclay's Fort on the Santa Fe Trail. Fred A. Rosenstock, Old West Publishing Co., 1976. Dust jacket. $70.00 *

  262. Hanson, James Austin and Kathryn J. Wilson. The Mountain Man's Sketch Book: volume one. How to book on making clothes, hats, shoes, and weapons. Fur Press, 1988. Wraps, oblong. $10.00 *

  263. Hanson, James Austin and Kathryn J. Wilson. The Mountain Man's Sketch Book: volume two. How to book on making clothes, hats, shoes, and weapons. Limited to 1100, numbered, autographed by the authors. Fur Press, 1976. Wraps, oblong. $15.00 *

  264. Harlan, James D. and James M. Denny. Atlas of Lewis & Clark in Missouri. Foreword by Matt Blunt. A splendid re-creation of the natural landscape during the Corps of Discovery's expedition, using computer-generated maps, showing the rivers, land, and settlement patterns of the period. There are 27 map plates, including 23 of the traveled route and 4 of the river corridor's historic vegetative land cover. Map in pocket. University of Missouri Press, 2003. Dust jacket, oversize. $59.95 *

  265. SOLD Harris, Burton. John Colter, His Years in the Rockies. 1st ed. 1952. $75.00

  266. Harris, Benjamin Butler. The Gila Trail: The Texas Argonauts and the California Gold Rush. Edited and annotated by Richard H. Dillon. The tale of travelers who joined the Duval party heading for California from Texas - and were possibly among the first to operate a ferry across the Colorado River. Previous owner's inscription on front endsheet. 1st edtion. American Exploration and Travel Series #31. University of Oklahoma Press, 1960. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

  267. SOLD Harris, Benjamin Butler. The Gila Trail: The Texas Argonauts and the California Gold Rush. Edited and annotated by Richard H. Dillon. University of Oklahoma Press. Soft cover. $17.95

  268. SOLD Harris, Bill. The Lives of Mountain Men. Illustrated history of the early fur trappers and traders. 1st Lyons Press edition. Lyons Press, 2005. Dust jacket. $27.95

  269. Hartley, Alan H. Lewis & Clark Lexicon of Discovery. Helps the modern reader better understand the language of two centuries ago. More than 1,100 entries are featured with 2,000 illustrative quotations. Washington State University Press, 2004. Soft cover. $24.95 *

  270. Hawgood, John A. America's Western Frontiers: The Story of the explorers and settlers who opened up the trans-Mississippi West. First winner of the Alfred A. Knopf Western History Prize. A one volume social history of the American frontier west - including the exploration of the west by Lewis and Clark followed by the fur traders and trappers. Previous owner's inscription on free front sheet. 1st edition. Alfred A. Knopf, 1967. Dust jacket. $20.00 *

  271. SOLD Hayes, Derek. First Crossing: Alexander Mackenzie, His Expedition Across North America, and the Opening of the Continent. Drawing upon contemporary accounts and making generous use of photographs, prints, and historic maps, this book brings to life Mackenzie's dramatic and dangerous quest for a route to the Pacific. Sasquatch Books, 2001. Dust jacket. $40.00

  272. Hebard, Grace Raymond. Sacajawea: A guide and interpreter of the Lewis and Clark expedition, with an account of the travels of Toussaint Charbonneau, and of Jean Baptiste, the expedition papoose. Reprint. Overland Trails Press, 1999. Blue cloth. $45.00 *

  273. Henderson, Archibald. The Conquest of the Old Southwest. History of Daniel Boone and others that began the westward movement. 1st edition. Century Co., 1920. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  274. SOLD Hengesbaugh, Jeff and Wes Housler. Dress and Equipage of the Mountain Man 1820 - 1840. Illustrated guide to make what the Mountain Man wore and used for survival. Rocky Mountain College Productions, 1997. Soft cover. $50.00

  275. SOLD Hewett, Edgar L. Kit Carson - 1809-1868, "He Led the Way. Printed with the permission of the Museum of New Mexico. Kit Carson Memorial Foundation, 1955. Archaeological Institute of America. Yellow wraps. $12.50

  276. Hewitt, Randall H. Across the Plains and Over the Divide: A Mule Train Journey from East to West in 1862, and Incidents Connected Therewith. With map and illustrations. Argosy-Antiquarian, 1965. Blue cloth. $30.00 *

  277. Hill, William E. The Lewis & Clark Trail: Yesterday and Today. Commemorating of the 200th anniversary of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, this guide details the history and route of the Corps of Discovery - also contains information about museums, interpretive centers and historic sites from Philadelphia to Astoria. Caxton Press, 2004. Soft cover. $16.95 *

  278. SOLD Hine, Robert V. Edward Kern and American Expansion. The fascinating story of the life of Edward Kern recaptures the challenge and the adventure of exploring unknown land in western America. As an artist, topographer, and cartographer, Kern joined Fremont's Third Expedition and later commanded Fort Sutter. 1st edition. Yale University Press, 1962. Dust jacket. $40.00

  279. Hine, Robert V. In the Shadow of Fremont: Edward Kern and the Art of American Exploration, 1845-1860. Formerly Edward Kern and American Expansion. Includes a second preface. 2nd edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1982. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  280. book cover Hines, Gustavas. Wild Life in Oregon: Being a Stirring Recital of Actual Scenes of Daring and Peril Among the Gigantic Forests and Terrific Rapids of the Columbia . . and Giving Live-like Pictures of Terrific Encounters with Savages . . . History of the State of Oregon. Arlington Edition. Hurst & Co., 1881. Cloth embossed cover, minor wear. $25.00 *

  281. SOLD History of the Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clark to the Sources of the Missouri, across the Rocky Mountains, down the Columbia River to the Pacific in 1804-6. A reprint of the edition of 1814 to which all the members of the expedition contributed. With maps. 3 volumes. New Amsterdam Book Company, 1902. Pictorial boards, spines slightly discolored. $125.00

  282. SOLD Hobbs, Captain James. Wild Life in the Far West; Personal Adventures of a Border Mountain Man. Contains hunting and trapping adventures with Kit Carson and others, capitivity and life among the Comanches; Services under Doniphan in the War with Mexico . . . desperate Combats with Apaches. Previous owners' signatures on front endsheet. Wiley, Waterman & Eaton, 1873. Green embossed cloth, some wear on spine. $200.00

  283. Hobbs, Captain James. Wild Life in the Far West; Personal Adventures of a Border Mountain Man. Contains hunting and trapping adventures with Kit Carson and others, capitivity and life among the Comanches; Services under Doniphan in the War with Mexico . . . desperate Combats with Apaches. Reprint of the 1872 edition. Rio Grande Press, 1969. Decorated brown cloth. $45.00 *

  284. Hogan, David W., Jr. The U.S. Army and the Lewis and Clark Expedition. A brief history of the military involvement on the voyage of discovery. CMH, c. 2002. Wraps. $3.25 *

  285. Hoig, Stan. The Chouteaus: First Family of the Fur Trade. It traces much of the fur trade and speaks to the awakening of the American West; it is part a personality and character story, but also much more. Tells the story of two brothers, Auguste and Pierre, and their families. 1st printing. University of New Mexico Press, 2008. Dust jacket, oversize. $29.95 *

  286. Holland, Leandra Zim. Feasting and Fasting with Lewis & Clark: A Food and Social History of the Early 1800s. The most complete coverage of what the Lewis & Clark Expedition lived on during the expedition - fresh bison on the High Plains, dried salmon and dog and horse when necessary. Old Yellowstone Publishing, 2003. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

  287. SOLD Hollon, W. Eugene. The Lost Pathfinder: Zebulon Montgomery Pike. The first complete biography of Pike, while at the same time, pictures the American frontier in the years just preceding and following the Louisiana Purchase. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1949. Dust jacket. $55.00

  288. SOLD Holloway, David. Lewis & Clark and the Crossing of North America. Tells the tale of an epic journey of exploration and a tribute to the characters of two men. Saturday Review Press, 1974. Dust jacket. $30.00

  289. Holmes, Kenneth L. Ewing Young, Master Trapper. Biography of one of the most influential figures in the American fur trade. 1st edition. Binfords & Mort, 1967. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

  290. Honig, Donald. Frontiers of Fortune: The Fur Trade. Illustrated with old prints and line drawings about such colorful characters as Radisson and John jacob Astor. McGraw-Hill, 1967. Dust jacket. $16.50 *

  291. book cover Honig, Louis O. Westport: Gateway to the Early West. It Happened in America Series. Subscriber's edition, limited to 525 autographed copies. Self-published, 1950. Red cloth. $50.00 *

  292. Hood, Gary Allen. After Lewis & Clark: The Forces of Change, 1806-1871. The work of noteable artists of the nineteenth-cenutry American West, including Catlin, Bodmer, Miller, Kane, Eastman, Wimar, Bierstadt and Moran. Gilcrease Museum, 2006. Oversize stiff soft cover. $24.95 *

  293. SOLD Hornaday, William Temple. The Extermination of the American Bison. Introduction by Hanna Rose Shell, foreword by John Mack Faragher. Written in 1889 for the Smithsonian Institution, Hornaday, the hunter, zoologist and writer portrays the buffalo's natural history. Smithsonian Institution, 2002. Dust jacket. $24.95

  294. SOLD Hosmer, James K. History of the Expedition of Captains Lewis and Clark 1804-5-6. Introduction and index by Hosmer. Reprinted from the edition of 1814, 1st printing of this edition. 2 volumes. A. C. McClurg, 1902. Gilt edge. $400.00

  295. Houk, Rose. The Lewis and Clark Expedition. Westward Expansion Series No. 1. A brief look at the Voyage of Discovery Corps - for the young adult but with great information and illustrations. Jefferson National Parks Association, 1999. Wraps. $5.00 *

  296. Houston, Peter. A Sketch of the Life and Character of Daniel Boone: A Memoir. Edited by Ted Franklin Belue. An insightful contemporary view of Boone and his times. 1st edition. Stackpole Books, 1997. Dust jacket. $15.95 *

  297. Howard, Harold P. Sacajawea. Retraces Sacajawea's path across the Northwest to the Pacific Ocean and back with Lewis and Clark and an objective evaluation of the controversial accounts of her later years. University of Oklahoma Press. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

  298. Howard, Harold P. Sacajawea. Retraces Sacajawea's path across the Northwest to the Pacific Ocean and back with Lewis and Clark and an objective evaluation of the controversial accounts of her later years. University of Oklahoma Press. Soft cover. $17.95 *

  299. SOLD Howard, Helen Addison. Northwest Trail Blazers. The dramatic stores of the first trailblazers to the Pacific Northwest, telling the tale of Lewis and Clark, Sacagawea, John Owen, Flathead Chief Charlot and others. Previous owner's inscription on front endsheet. 1st edition. Caxton Printers, 1963. Dust jacket. $35.00

  300. Hoyt-Goldsmith, Diane. Buffalo Days. (Juvenile) Crow story of bring back the tribe's buffalo herd. Photographs by Lawrence Migdale. Holiday House. 1997. Dust jacket. $16.95 *

  301. Hurt, R. Douglas. Nathan Boone and the American Frontier. The story of Daniel's youngest sons who played a vital role in American pioneering. Researched based on primary collections, newspapers, government documents and secondary sources. University of Missouri Press, 1998. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  302. Huser, Verne. On the River with Lewis and Clark. With an expert's eye, Huser tells us what it was like to mount and carry out the expedition - from the construction of the boats to the negotiation of the last miles home three years later. 1st edition. Presentation copy signed by the author. Texas A&M Press, 2004. Dust jacket. $40.00 *

  303. Huser, Verne. On the River with Lewis and Clark. With an expert's eye, Huser tells us what it was like to mount and carry out the expedition - from the construction of the boats to the negotiation of the last miles home three years later. 1st edition. Texas A&M Press, 2004. Soft cover. $17.95 *

  304. Hushka, Rock. Lewis & Clark Territory: Contemporary Artists Revisit Place, Race, and Memory. With an essay by Thomas Haukaas. Tacoma Art Museum, 2004. Soft cover. $21.95 *

  305. book cover Hussey, John A. The History of Fort Vancouver and its Physical Structure. Limited edition, #529/1000. Former owner's bookplate inside fron cover. Washington State Historical Society. Cloth, oversize. $100.00 *

  306. Hyde, George E. The Life of George Bent Written from His Letters. Edited by Savoie Lottinville. Important to the history of the Plains and conflicts between the Indians and the non- Indians. University of Oklahoma Press. Soft cover. $24.95 *

  307. Inman, Colonel Henry and Buffalo Bill Cody. The Buffalo. With illustrations by Frederic Remington and others. Outbooks, 1986. Small wraps. $4.95 *

  308. book cover Irving, Washington. The Adventures of Captain Bonneville, U.S.A. in the Rocky Mountains and the Far West. Volume 2. Pawnee Edition. G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1898. Blue decorated cloth. $75.00 *

  309. Irving, Washington. The Adventures of Captain Bonneville, U.S.A. in the Rocky Mountains and the Far West. Edited by Edgeley W. Todd. Signed by Todd. University of Oklahoma Press, 1961. Dust jacket. $65.00 *

  310. Irving, Washington. The Adventures of Captain Bonneville - Bracebridge Hall. Works of Washington Irving. Co-Operative Publication Society. $32.50 *

  311. Irving, Washington. Astoria, or Anecdotes of an Enterprize Beyond the Rocky Mountains. Edited by Richard Dilworth Rust. Story of Fort Astoria at the mouth of the Columbia River during the early fur trading days. Previous owner's label on half-title page. University of Nebraska Press, 1982. Soft cover with minor wear. $15.00 *

  312. Irving, Washington. The Complete Works of Washington Irving. 16 volumes. Edition limited to 1,000 copies. Illustrated. Fred DeFau & Co., (c. 1900). Red cloth, gilt lettering on spine. $175.00 *

  313. Jackson, Donald. Among the Sleeping Giants: Occasional: Pieces on Lewis & Clark. Mature but lightly treated insights into the expedition and the man and women who made it. 1st edition. University of Illinois Press, 1987. Dust jacket. $60.00 *

  314. Jackson, Donald, ed. Letters of the Lewis and Clark Expedition with Related Documents 1783-1854. 2nd edition with additional documents and notes. 2 vols in slipcase. University of Illinois Press, 1978. $140.00 *

  315. Jackson, Donald. Thomas Jefferson and the Rocky Mountains: Exploring the West from Monticello. Foreword by James P. Ronda. The author cogently recounts Jefferson's fundamental role in promoting and shaping the exploration, settlement, and development of the trans-Mississippi West. University of Oklahoma Press, 2002. Soft cover. $24.95 *

  316. Jackson, Donald. Valley Men: A Speculative Account of the Arkansas Expedition of 1807. Skillful handling of events and characters in the exploration of the American Southwest. Ticknor & Fields, 1983. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  317. SOLD Jackson, Donald. Voyages of the Steamboat Yellowstone: The life and times of an early American Steamboat. 1st ed. in dust jacket. 1985. $30.00

  318. book cover Jackson, Donald. Voyages of the Steamboat Yellowstone: The life and times of an early American Steamboat. The story as it pioneered on the Upper Missouri River and played a major role in the war for Texas Independence. University of Oklahoma Press, 1987. Soft cover. $15.00 *

  319. James, Edwin. Account of an Expedition from Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains. 2 volumes. Readex Microprint. 1966. Simulated green leather. $40.00 *

  320. James, Thomas. Three Years Among the Indians and Mexicans. cover title: Three Years Among the Mexicans and the Indians. James was a member of the St. Louis Missouri Fur Company's expedition of 1809/10 and was a trader to Santa Fe and to the Comanche Indians. Reprint from the Historical Society of Missouri. Previous owner's red stamp on front end page. Rio Grande Press. Red cloth. $25.00 *

  321. SOLD James, Thomas. Three Years Among the Indians & Mexicans: Hunting and Trapping on the Head Waters of the Missouri and Rocky Mountain Gorges, and Trading Among the Spaniards and Comanches in the 1800s. A narrative of James' expeditions to the Frontier in 1809-1810 and 1821-1822. Narrative Press, 2002. Soft cover. $12.95

  322. James, Thomas. Three Years Among the Indians and Mexicans. Introduction by A. P. Nasatir. A lively reminiscences of Western life by a young man who joined the fur traders and later crossed the Great Plains to Santa Fe. Reprint of the 1846 edition. University of Nebraska Press, Bison Books. Soft cover. $12.00 *

  323. Jefferson & Southwestern Exploration: The Freeman & Custis Accounts of the Red River Expedition of 1806. Edited with introduction and epilogue by Dan L. Flores. The complete story of a scientific expedition planned by President Jefferson to reconnoiter the Louisiana Territory, led by surveyor-astronomer Thomas Freeman with Peter Custis as naturalists. The men traveled the Red River region. University of Oklahoma Press, 1985. Soft cover. $24.95 *

  324. Jefferson, Thomas, President. Jefferson's Western Explorations: Discoveries made in exploring the Missouri, Red River and Washita. By Captains Lewis and Clark, Doctor Sibley, and William Dunbar, and compiled by Thomas Jefferson. With a statistical account of the countries adjacent. A message from the President of the United States. Reprint of the Natchez Edition, 1806. A facsimile, edited with an introduction by Doug Erickson, Jeremy Skinner, and Paul Merchant. Arthur H. Clark, 2004. Green cloth. $62.50 *

  325. Jenish, D'Arcy. Epic Wanderer: David Thompson & the Mapping of the Canadian West. The first full-length biography of mapmaker David Thompson, who spent three decades surveying and mapping more than 1.2 million square miles of largely uncharted territory beginning in 1784. University of Nebraska Press, 2004. Soft cover. $18.95 *

  326. book cover Jenkinson, Clay S. The Character of Meriwether Lewis: Explorer in the Wilderness. Foreword by David Nicandri. Bold new study of Meriwether Lewis, a complex tightly-wound, ambitious and self-conscious man. 1st edition. Dakota Institute Press, 2011. Dust jacket. $29.95 *

  327. book cover Jenkinson, Clay S. The Character of Meriwether Lewis: Explorer in the Wilderness. Foreword by David Nicandri. Bold new study of Meriwether Lewis, a complex tightly-wound, ambitious and self-conscious man. 1st edition. Dakota Institute Press, 2011. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  328. Johnsgard, Paul A. Lewis and Clark on the Great Plains: A Natural History. Illustrated by Johnsgard. Easy to use reference on the wildlife that Lewis and Clark encountered during their expedition. Over one hundred animals and plants that were first described are identified in this volume. University of Nebraska Press, 2003. Soft cover. $14.95 *

  329. Johnson, Overton and William H. Winter. Route Across the Rocky Mountains. A valuable, realistic narrative of travel to the Oregon country. Readex Microprint, 1966. $12.50 *

  330. Jones, Evan. Citadel in the Wilderness: The Story of Fort Snelling and the Northwest Frontier. A recreation of the lonely outpost that dominated the northwesternmost edge of the frontier during the first perilous years of America's westward expansion, detailing the domestic life and the fort and the events that occurred. 1st edition. Coward-McCann, 1966. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  331. Jones, Landon Y., ed. The Essential Lewis and Clark. A concise, breathtaking record of the legendary journey to the Pacific from selections of the most memorable journal entries left behind by Lewis and Clark, edited and annotated. 1st edition. Ecco Press, 2000. Dust jacket. $24.00 *

  332. Jones, Landon Y. William Clark and the Shaping of the West. An unforgettable human story that encompasses in a single life the sweep of American history from colonial Virginia to the conquest of the West. In a rare combination of storytelling and scholarship, Jones presents for the first time Clark's remarkable life and influential career in their full complexity. 1st edition. Hill and Wang, 2004. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  333. Jones, Landon Y. William Clark and the Shaping of the West. An unforgettable human story that encompasses in a single life the sweep of American history from colonial Virginia to the conquest of the West. In a rare combination of storytelling and scholarship, Jones presents for the first time Clark's remarkable life and influential career in their full complexity. University of Nebraska Press, 2009. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  334. Jones, Nard. The Great Command: The Story of Marcus and Narcissa Whitman and the Oregon Country Pioneers. A classic biography. 1st edition. Little, Brown and Co., 1959. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

  335. Karamanski, Theodore J. Fur Trade and Exploration: Opening the Far Northwest 1821-1852. A lively account of the unsung heroes of the Hudson's Bay Company provide new information about the traders. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1983. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

  336. SOLD Kauffman, Henry J. The Pennsylvania Kentucky Rifle. 1st edition. Stackpole Co., 1960. Dust jacket. $75.00

  337. Keating, William H. Narrative of an Expedition. Introduction by Roy P. Johnson. An original narrative of Stephen H. Long's Second Expedition, detailing primary source informtion on the early explortion and Indian activity in the upper mid-west. Two volumes in one. Reprint. This edition limited to 1500 copies. Ross & Haines, 1959. Dust jacket. $50.00 *

  338. Keenan, Jerry. The Life of Yellowstone Kelly. Biography of Luther Sage Kelly, who explored Alaska, fought in the Philippines and served as agent at the San Carlos Apache reservation in Arizona. University of New Mexico Press, 2006. Dust jacket. $29.92 *

  339. SOLD Kelly, Charles and Dale Morgan. Old Greenwood: The Story of Caleb Greenwood, Trapper, Pathfinder, and Early Pioneer. Revised edition of a modern classic describing Greenwood's life in fur trade and role in the overland emigration to California, including the rescue of the Donner party. Limited to 750 copies. Talisman Press, 1965. Dust jacket. $125.00

  340. Kemp, Randall H. A Half Breed Dance and other Far Western Stories. Mining camp, Indian and Hudson's Bay Tales based on the experiences of the author. Inland Printing Company, 1909. Soft cover with minor wear and repair. $45.00 *

  341. Kennedy, Roger G. Mr. Jefferson's Lost Cause: Land, Farmers, Slavery, and the Louisiana Purchase. Kennedy reveals how the Louisiana Purchase had a major impact on land use and the growth of slavery, examining the financial interests that carried the day. Oxford University Press, 2003. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  342. SOLD Kern County Historical Society. Fifth Annual Publication. Chapter on "Notes on Life of Edward M. Kern," by H. A. Spindt. Kern was the illustrator who traveled with Fremont. 1939. Wraps. $20.00

  343. Kessler, Donna J. The Making of Sacagawea: A Euro-American Legend. The author charts the evolution and transformation of the legend over two centuries and demonstrates that Sacagawea has persisted as a legend because her story exemplified critical elements of America's foundation myths. University of Alabama Press, 1996. Dust jacket. $34.95 *

  344. Krause, Aurel and Arthur. To the Chukchi Peninsula and To the Tlingit Indians 1881/1882: Journals and Letters of Aurel and Arthur Krause. Travels to the northwest coast of North America. The Rasmunson Library Historical Translation Series Volume VIII. University of Alaska Press, 1993. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  345. SOLD Kula, Jon. A Wilderness So Immense: The Louisiana Purchase and the Destiny of America. The remarkable story of the land purchase that doubled the size of our young nation, set the stage for its expansion across the continent and confronted Americans with new challenges. 1st edition. Alfred A. Knopf, 2003. Dust jacket. $30.00

  346. SOLD Kurz, Rudolph Friederich. Journal of Rudolph Friederich Kurz: An Account of his Experiences among Fur Traders and American Indians on the Mississippi and the Upper Missouri Rivers during the Years 1846 to 1852. Translated by Myrtis Jarrell, edited by J. N. B. Hewitt. BAE Bulletin 115. GO, 1937. Soft cover, front torn at spine. $100.00

  347. Kurz, Rudolph Friederich. On the Upper Missouri: The Journal of Rudolph Friederich Kurz, 1851-1852. Edited and abridged by Carla Kelly, with an introduction by Scott Eckberg. A valuable source of information about Fort Union, the fur trade industry and the Indians of the northern plains. University of Oklahoma Press, 2005. Soft cover. $21.95 *

  348. Kyle, James R. The Death of Meriwether Lewis: A Question of Murder: A Report. Printed report on the death of Lewis. Stapled. $8.00 *

  349. La Salle, Nicolas de. The La Salle Expedition on the Mississippi River: A Lost Manuscript of Nicolas de La Salle, 1682. Edited with an introduction by William C. Foster. Translated by Johanna Warren. Prepared from detailed notes that provide the most complete and authoritative account. Texas State Historical Association, 2003. Dust jacket. $34.95 *

  350. Lamar, Howard R. The Trader on the American Frontier: Myth's Victim. Examining the early myths, the author shows the real story of trade. Drawings by Kristin Emig Parsons. 1st edition. Texas A&M University Press, 1977. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  351. Lancaster, Samuel Christopher. The Columbia: America's Great Highway through the Cascade Mountains to the Sea. With 31 color plates and other illustrations. 1915. 1st edition. Paper boards, cloth spine. $30.00 *

  352. Lang, William L. and Carl Abbott. Two Centuries of Lewis & Clark: Reflections on the Voyage of Discovery. And a conversation with Roberta Conner and Christopher Zinn. A description of what the explorers saw on their travels and what we have made of those discoveries. It includes an analysis of the motivations for the expedition and the environmental ramifications. Oregon Historical Society Press, 2004. Soft cover. $18.00 *

  353. Larkin, James Ross. Reluctant Frontiersman: James Ross Larkin on the Santa Fe Trail, 1856-57. Edited and annotated by Barton H. Barbour with Foreword by Marc Simmons. Tales of a trip with William Bent's caravan. 1st edition. University of New Mexico Press, 1990. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  354. Larpenteur, Charles. Forty Years a Fur Trader on the Upper Missouri: The Personal Narrative of Charles Larpenteur, 1833-1872. Historical introduction by Milo Milton Quaife with an introduction to the Bison Edition by Paul Hedren. This life record is one of the most important sources of information concerning the fur trade. University of Nebraska Press, 1989. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  355. SOLD Larsen, Lawrence H. and Barbara J. Cottrell. Steamboats West: The 1859 American Fur Company Missouri River Expedition. First hand accounts of the longest steamboat trip to that time, covering 6,200 miles from St. Louis to Fort Benton. Western Lands and Waters series XXV. Arthur H. Clark, 2010. Brown cloth. $34.95

  356. SOLD Laut, Agnes C. The Fur Trade of America. 1st edition. Macmillan Co., 1921. Red cloth, minor wear. $35.00

  357. SOLD Lavender, David. Bent's Fort. Story of this American frontier landmark on the upper Arkansas River in southwestern Colorado and the fur traders and trappers. Previous owner's name on inside front cover. 1st edition. Doubleday & Co., 1954. Dust jacket with wear on edges and spine missing small pieces. $45.00

  358. Lavender, David. Bent's Fort. Story of this American frontier landmark on the upper Arkansas River in southwestern Colorado and the fur traders and trappers. Bookplate of previous owner on inside front cover. Doubleday & Co., 1954. Dust jacket with tears and small pieces missing on spine and edges. $25.00 *

  359. Lavender, David. Bent's Fort. Story of this American frontier landmark on the upper Arkansas River in southwestern Colorado and the fur traders and trappers. University of Nebraska Press. Soft cover. $21.95 *

  360. SOLD Lavender, David. The Fist in the Wilderness. A narrative history of the American fur trade. Previous owner's signature on half-title page. 1st edition. Doubleday & Co., 1964. Minor wear on dust jacket. $45.00

  361. SOLD Lavender, David. Land of Giants: The Drive to the Pacific Northwest 1750-1950. Describes in exciting and vivid detail all the tremendous richness and beauty of the vast West and the courageous spirit of the men. Mainstream of America Series. 1st edition. Doubleday & Co., 1958. Dust jacket. $45.00

  362. Lavender, David. The Rockies. Story of the Rocky Mountain region of the American West, describing the early explorers, beaver hunters, pioneers and miners. Regions of America series. 1st edition. Harper & Row, 1968. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

  363. SOLD Lavender, David. The Rockies. Introduction by Duane A. Smith. Story of the Rocky Mountain region of the American West, describing the early explorers, beaver hunters, pioneers and miners. University of Nebraska Press. Soft cover. $19.95

  364. SOLD Lavender, David. The Way to the Western Sea: Lewis and Clark Across the Continent. Using new information about the role of President Thomas Jefferson, the story of the journey is told, including in-depth profiles of the expedition's members. 1st edition. Harper & Row, 1988. Dust jacket. $37.50

  365. Lavender, David. The Way to the Western Sea: Lewis and Clark Across the Continent. Using new information about the role of President Thomas Jefferson, the story of the journey is told, including in-depth profiles of the expedition's members. University of Nebraska Press, 2001. Soft cover. $18.95 *

  366. Lavender, David. Westward Vision: The Oregon Trail. The fifth book in the American Trails Series tells of the beginnings of the Oregon Trail. Previous owner's name on front endsheet. Illutrations by Marian Ebert. 1st edition 5th printing. Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1963. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  367. Laycock, George. The Mountain Men. An excellent starting point for anyone newly attracted to the mountain-men era, and a handy reference for those already familar with it. An excellent study about the fur trappers of the 1829s and 1830s. Outdoor Life Books, 1988. Dust jacket, oversize. $34.95 *

  368. Laycock, George. The Mountain Men: The Dramatic History and Lore of the First Frontiersmen. An excellent starting point for anyone newly attracted to the mountain-men era, and a handy reference for those already familar with it. Lyons Press, 1996. Soft cover. $16.95 *

  369. Leonard, Zenas. Adventures of a Mountain Man: The Narrative of Zenas Leonard Written by Himself. Introduction by Milo Milton Quaife. Account of his timetrapping in the 1830s. University of Nebraska Press. Soft cover. $17.95 *

  370. Leonard, Zenas. Narrative of the Adventures of Zenas Leonard: Five Years as a Mountain Man in the Rocky Mountains. Leonard's intimate and unqiue story is rich in such detail and is truly high adventure. Narrative Press, 2001. Soft cover. $12.95 *

  371. SOLD Lewis & Clark and the Indian Country: The Native American Perspective. Edited by Frederick E. Hoxie and Jay T. Nelson. A collection of essays by noted authors, including an article on what was learned from the Bicentennial. Published for the Newberry Library by the University of Illinois Press, 2007. Orange cloth. $70.00

  372. Lewis and Clark Through Indian Eyes. Edited by Alvin M. Josephy, Jr. A collection of essays by noted historians based on family stories or from a tribe. Alfred A. Knopf, 2006. Dust jacket. $24.00 *

  373. Lewis, Meriwether. The Expedition of Lewis and Clark (History of the Expedition under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clark to the Sources of the Missouri. Prepared by Paul Allen. Originally printed in 1814. 2 volumes. Readex Microprint, 1966. Red Leatherette with small cut on top spine of vol. 1. $50.00 *

  374. Lewis, Meriwether and William Clark. The Journals of Lewis and Clark. New abridged by Anthony Brandt with an afterword by Herman J. Viola. Painstakingly edited by Brandt, the text emerges fresh and clear, full of the adventure and expectation, hardship and even bordom as the Corps moved West and then back again. National Geographic Adventure Classics, 2002. Dust jacket. $10.00 *

  375. Lewis, Wallace G. In the Footsteps of Lewis and Clark: Early Commemorations and the Origins of the National Historic Trail. By using the iconic Lewis and Clark expedition as a test case for the constructions of national myths and nostalgic expressions of patriotism, the author has offered historians an accessible and insightful model for future studies of historical sites and trails throughout the United States. University Press of Colorado, 2010. Dust jacket. $40.00 *

  376. Liberty's Legacy: Our Celebration of the Northwest Ordinance and the United States Constitution. An exhibition catalog from the 1987-88 Big Ten University's national bicentennial commemoration. Ohio Historical Society, 1987. Soft cover. $17.50 *

  377. Linderman, Frank B. Liege Mounts, Free Trapper. Introduction by David J. Wishart and afterword by Sarah Waller Hatfield. The biography of Elijah Mounts, from Missouri farm to frontier fur trader. University of Nebraska Press, 2005. Soft cover. $15.95 *

  378. SOLD Lott, Dale F. American Bison: A Natural History. A peek at the rich and unique ways of life that evolved in the heart of America, examining the social life and physiology of the bison, sharing stories about its impressive physical prowess and fascinating relationships. 1st edition. University of California Press, 2002. Dust jacket. $29.95

  379. Love, Glen A. Don Berry. Western Writers Series No. 35. Boise State University, 1978. Wraps. $4.50 *

  380. The Louisiana Purchase and American Expansion 1803-1898. Edited by Sanford Levinson and Bartholomew H. Sparrow. A collection of chapters/essays by various historians that examine the role that the Louisiana Purchase played in shaping both the expansionist policies of the nineteenth century and critical interpretations of the Constitution. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2005. Soft cover. $27.95 *

  381. Lowry, Thomas P. Venereal Disease and the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Physician Lowry delves into the world of nineteenth-century medicine, uncovering the expedition's real fear of venereal disease. University of Nebraska Press, 2004. Dust jacket. $21.95 *

  382. MacGregor, Carol Lynn. Lewis and Clark's Bittersweet Crossing. Illustrated by Haye Hoopes. A juvenile story of the explorers' encounters with the Native Americans. Caxton Press, 2004. Dust jacket. $16.95 *

  383. MacGregor, Greg. Lewis and Clark Revisited: A Photographer's Trail. A stunning visual journey through contemporary America. Photographs range from remarkable and beautiful views to powerful images with historical texts taking us back to the time of Lewis and Clark. 1st printing. Center for Documentary Studies in association with the University of Washington Press, 2003. Dust jacket, oblong. $50.00 *

  384. SOLD Mackenzie, Alexander. The Journals of Alexander Mackenzie: Voyages from Montreal, on the River St. Laurence, through the Continent of North America, to the Frozen and Pacific Oceans; In the Years, 1789 and 1793, With a Preliminary Account of the Rise, Progress, and Present State of the Fur Trade of That Country. This edition also includes Mackenzie's journal of an earlier expedition to the Artic Ocean in 1789, and his own general history of the fur trade. Narrative Press, 2001. Soft cover. $17.95

  385. SOLD MacPherson, Byron. Picturesque Washington with 240 Original Drawings. Early history of Washington State with sketches and research by the author. Pioneer Publishing, 1945. Pictorial board.$15.00

  386. SOLD Maguire, James H., et al., ed. A Rendezvous Reader: Tall, Tangled, and True Tales of the Mountain Men, 1805-1850. 1st ed. 1997. $59.95.

  387. SOLD Maguire, James H., et al., ed. A Rendezvous Reader: Tall, Tangled, and True Tales of the Mountain Men, 1805-1850. The accounts of the mountain men are among the readable and livelist. University of Utah Press. Soft cover. $19.95

  388. Mann, John W. W. Sacajawea's People: The Lemhi Shoshones and the Salmon River Country. An absorbing and richly detailed look at the life of Sacajawea's people before their first contact with non-Natives, their encounter with the Lewis and Clark Expedition and their subsequent confinement to a reservation in northern Idaho. University of Nebraska Press, 2004. Dust jacket. $24.95 *

  389. Marcy, Randolph B. The Prairie Traveler: A Handbook for Overland Expeditions. With maps, illustrations and itineraries of the principal routes between th Mississippi and the Pacific. Originally published in 1859. Designed by Bradbury Thompson. Limited edition published by the West Virginia Pulp and Paper Company, Christmas 1961. Hardcover with cowhide leather spine stamped in gold. $35.00 *

  390. Marcy, Randolph B. The Prairie Traveler: A Handbook for Overland Expeditions. The 1859 edition of the basic manual used by all westward-bound wagon trains and travellers. Unabridged. Reprint. Corner House Publishers, 1968. Dust jacket with rubbing and wear on edges. $25.00 *

  391. SOLD Marcy, Randolph B. The Prairie Traveler: A Classic Handbook for America's Pioneers. The basic manual used by all westward-bound wagon trains and travellers. Perigee Books, 1994. Soft cover with minor wear. $6.00

  392. Marshall, Thomas Maitland. A History of the Western Boundary of the Louisiana Purchase, 1819-1841. Former library copy with minimal markings. Portions with light yellow underlining. Cover states: "Presented by Dr. Bolton, Feb. 13, 1918, S. R. Rosenkranz, U.C." Foldout maps. University of California Publications in History Volume II. University of California Press, 1914. Original wrap soft cover. $100.00 *

  393. Martin, Cy. The Saga of the Buffalo. A lively and enlightening syory of the frontier, illustrated with rare and fascinating photographs. Previous owner's signature on front endsheet. Promontory Press, 1973. Dust jacket, oblong. $30.00 *

  394. SOLD Matson, N. Reminiscences of Bureau County. Illustrated history of Illinois, including sections on Native Americans and frontier life. Signed and numbered by the publisher in the introduction to the "Tiskilwa" edition. Tiskilwa Chief Printing Office, 1937. Soft cover, with brackets. $25.00

  395. Mattes, Merrill J. Colter's Hell & Jackson's Hole: The Fur Trappers' Exploration of the Yellowstone and Grand Teton Park Region. Yellowstone Library and Museum Association, 1980. Yellow wraps. $12.50 *

  396. Mattes, Merrill J. Scotts Bluff National Monument Nebraska. National Park Service Historical Handbook Series No. 28. 1958. Wraps. $10.00 *

  397. Matthews, Anne. Where the Buffalo Roam: The Storm over the Revolutionary Plan to Restore America's Great Plains. The first and fascinating account of a plan that could rewrite American environmental history. 1st edition. Grove Weidenfeld, 1992. Dust jacket. $19.95 *

  398. Mattison, Ray H. The Upper Missouri Fur Trade: Its Methods of Operation. Reprinted from Nebraska History, March 1961. Wraps. $20.00 *

  399. Matzko, John. Reconstructing Fort Union. Built to last, Fort Union survived for forty years - long enough to make it the longest-lived fur trading post in the history of the United States. University of Nebraska Press, 2001. Dust jacket. $45.00 *

  400. McCartney, Laton. Across the Great Divide: Robert Stuart and the Discovery of the Oregon Trail. Resurrecting a pivotal moment in American history, this book tells the triumphant never-before-told story of the young Scottish fur trader and explorer who discovered the way West. Free Press, 2003. Dust jacket. $26.00 *

  401. McDermott, John Francis, comp. & ed. Audubon in the West. Collection of twenty Audubon letters with information about the artist and the expeditions West. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1965. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  402. McDermott, John Francis, ed. The Frontier Re-examined. Fresh insights into the character and development of the American West in this collection of thirteen papers. 1st edition. University of Illinois Press, 1967. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  403. McDonald, Archibald. This Blessed Wilderness: Archibald McDonald's Letters from the Columbia, 1822-44. Edited by Jean Murray Cole. Letters of a man who experienced the changes in the fur trade as a Hudson's Bay Company man. University of British Columbia Press, 2001. Soft cover. $24.95 *

  404. McElfresh Map Company. Lewis & Clark and the Louisiana Purchase 1803-1806. The Crossroads of America Series. Brief history and the travels of Lewis & Clark marked on the map. 2003. $14.95 *

  405. SOLD McGaw, William Cochran. Savage Scene: The Life and Times of James Kirker Frontier King. Biography of a fur trader, rode the wagon trains between St. Louis and Santa Fe, miner in Mexico and Indian fighter against the Apaches. Kirker joined the Missouri Volunteers when the Mexican American War broke out. 1st edition. Hastings House, 1972. Dust jacket. $30.00

  406. McGuire, Jerry. Elijah. A powerful novel of mountain man violence and survival. Illustrated by Joe Beeler. 1st edition. Northland Press, 1973. Dust jacket. $20.00 *

  407. McHugh, Tom. The Time of the Buffalo. Combines extensive field research on live herds with the story of historical records - a rare close-up view of the buffalo's habits and life cycle are detailed. Previous owner's initial stamp on front endsheet and title page. 1st edition. Alfred A. Knopf, 1972. Embossed cloth. $35.00 *

  408. book cover McHugh, Tom. The Time of the Buffalo. With the assistance of Victoria Hobson. Combines extensive field research on live herds with the story of historical records - a rare close-up view of the buffalo's habits and life cycle are detailed. Bison Book. University of Nebraska Press. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  409. McLaughlin, Castle. Arts of Diplomacy: Lewis and Clark's Indian Collection. Foreword by James P. Ronda and photographs by Hillel S. Burger. When Lewis and Clark led the Corps of Discovery, they acted only as explorers but also as diplomatic emissaries from Jefferson's government to the Indian peoples they encountered. This fresh examination of the rare and beautiful Native American objects related to the Corps' brilliantly challenges the conventional wisdom about Lewis and Clark. Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University, University of Washington Press, 2003. Dust jacket, oversize. $60.00 *

  410. SOLD Meacham, Walter. The Old Oregon Trail: Roadway of American Home Builders. Illustrations by Irvin Shope. Issued under the American Pioneer Trails Association. Clarke Press, 1948. Wraps. $10.00

  411. Meeker, Ezra. The Ox Team of the Old Oregon Trail 1852-1906. An account of the author's trip across the mails from the Missouri River to Puget Sound. Third edition. Ezra Meeker, 1906. Green cloth, minor wear, with pictorial paper label. $20.00 *

  412. Menard, Andrew. Sight Unseen: How Fremont's First Expedition Changed the American Landscape. The first in-depth study of Fremont's official report of his first expedition. 1st edition. University of Nebraska Press, 2012. Dust jacket. $29.95 *

  413. Meriwether, David. My Life in the Mountains and on the Plains: The Newly Discovered Autobiography. Edited with an introduction by Robert A. Griffen. The story of a frontiersman, mountain man and territorial governor of New Mexico. American Exploration and Travel Series #46. University of Oklahoma Press, 1965. Dust jacket. $60.00 *

  414. Meyer, Larry L. Shadow of a Continent: The Prize that Lay to the West - 1776. Examines the colonial era and the expansion of the United States and the people who made it possible. Remains of label on front endsheet. 1st edition. American West Publishing, 1975. Dust jacket with repairs. $10.00 *

  415. Miller, G. Andrew. Joseph R. Walker. Three separate Frontier Adventure booklets on Joseph Redderford Walker: Opening of the Santa Fe Trail; New Trail to Coso & Mono Mines (with Bill Horst); and Expedition against the Mohave Indians. Numbered and signed by the authors. Silver Spur Publishing, 2003. Soft cover. Set of three, $24.95 *

  416. SOLD Miller, G. Andrew. Joseph R. Walker: California Expedition 1833-34. The story of the mountain man's Frontier Adventure in Utah, Idaho and California, including time with Fremont. Contains photographs and maps of the trails. Silver Spur Publishing, 2004. Spiral Bound. $24.95

  417. Miller, G. Andrew. Joseph R. Walker: In Search of Arizona Gold. The tale of Walker's travels in the West, encounters at Virginia City, the Confederate Invasion and Arizona and Mangas Colorado. 1st edition, 1st revision. Personal presentation sheet included in the binding, signed by Miller. Silver Spur Publishing, 2004. Wire spiral bound. $35.00 *

  418. Miller, Lewis B. Trappers of the Ozarks. First published in the National Stockman and Farmer in serial set. 1st edition in book form. Pequea Publishers, 1983. Soft cover. $15.00 *

  419. SOLD Mirsky, Jeannette. The Westward Crossings: Balboa, Mackenzie, Lewis & Clark. Three interrelated narratives of overland exploration that examines the economic motives. Exciting new light on the history of the United States and of North America. 1st English edition. Allan Wingate, 1951. Dust jacket. $40.00

  420. Moeller, Bill and Jan. Lewis & Clark: A Photographic Journey. Join the Corps of Discovery as they navigate the lengths of the Missouri and Columbia Rivers in this photo documentary. Mountain Press, 1999. Soft cover. $18.00 *

  421. Moffat, Gwen. The Storm Seekers: A Journey in the Footsteps of John Charles Fremont. Retracing the footsteps of the disastrous expedition in the autumn of 1848 from the Missouri River for the uncharted Rocky Mountains of Colorado. Secker & Warburg, 1989. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  422. Monaghan, Jay. The Overland Trail. The story of the famous road, how it was explored and developed and made safe for travel. American Trails Series. 1st edition. Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1947. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  423. Montgomery, David. Mountainman Crafts & Skills: A Fully Illustrated Guide to Wilderness Living and Survival. Filled with valuable information for hobbyists, survival enthusiasts, family campers - and everyone who enjoys outdoor life. Lyons Press, 2000. Soft cover. $14.95 *

  424. Montgomery, David. Native American Crafts & Skills: A Fully Illustrated Guide to Wilderness Living and Survival. An excellent introduction to the study of Indian crafts and outdoor skills and explains in step-by-step detail - through over two hundred illustrations by the author himself. Lyons Press, 2000. Soft cover. $14.95 *

  425. Montgomery, M. R. Jefferson and the Gun-Men: How the West Was Almost Lost. The riveting story of an ambitious and unlikely scheme that involved Aaron Burr and General James Wilkinson in a plot to seize not only Louisiana, but all of Mexico. 1st edition. Cross Publishers, 2000. Dust jacket. $25.95 *

  426. Moody, Ralph. Kit Carson and the Wild Frontier. Biography of the frontiersman for both young and old readers. University of Nebraska Press, 2005. Soft cover. $11.95 *

  427. Moore, Arthur K. The Frontier Mind: A Cultural Analysis of the Kentucky Frontiersman. A biography of the Kentucky frontiersman, filled with skill and courage. Previous owner's bookplate on front endsheet. 1st edition. University of Kentucky Press, 1957. Dust jacket with wear and small piece missing on top edge. $18.50 *

  428. SOLD More Buffalo Bones. Edited by Phil Roberts. Stories from Wyoming's Past with illustrations. Wyoming State Archives: Museums and Historical Department, 1982. Soft cover. $5.00

  429. SOLD Morgan, Dale L. Jedediah Smith And the Opening of the West. 1st edition. Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1953. Dust jacket, slight fading on spine. $150.00

  430. Morgan, Dale L. Jedediah Smith and the Opening of the West. A scholarly and well written history of Smith which can also serve as a base for a complete history of the fur trade. University of Nebraska Press. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  431. SOLD Morgan, Dale, ed. The West of William H. Ashley. 1964. Limited edition of 250 copies numbered and signed, bound in 3/4 leather and slip cased. $500.00

  432. Morgan, Dale L., ed. The West of William H. Ashley. The international struggle for the fur trade of the Missouri, the Rocky Mountains, and the Columbia, with explorations beyond the Continental Divide, recorded in the diaries and letters of William H. Ashley and his contemporaries, 1822-1838. Trade edition. Old West Publishing, 1964. Tan cloth with red decorated design, oversize. $175.00 *

  433. Morgan, Ted. A Shovel of Stars: The Making of the American West 1800 to the Present. A study of American history from explorers and fur traders to immigrants and homesteaders. Simon & Schuster, 1995. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  434. SOLD Morgan, Ted. Wilderness at Dawn: The Settling of the North American Continent. 1st ed. in dust jacket. 1993. $27.50

  435. Morris, Larry E. The Fate of the Corps: What Became of the Lewis and Clark Explorers After the Expedition. Fascinating account of what happened to the remarkale men and one woman after the journey. Yale University Press, 2004. Soft cover. $22.50 *

  436. Moss, Roberta. Makin' Bucksin Clothes. How to book with illustrations. 1975. Wraps. $10.00 *

  437. Moulton, Gary E., editor. The Journals of the Lewis & Clark Expedition. University of Nebraska Press. All in dust jacket except for the atlas.

    Vol. 1. Atlas. Reprint. $200.00 *

    Vol. 2 . August 30, 1803 - August 24, 1804. Reprint. $75.00 *

    Vol. 3. August 25, 1804 - April 6, 1805. Reprint. $75.00 *

    Vol. 4. April 7 - July 27, 1805. Reprint. $75.00 *

    Vol. 5. July 28 - November 1, 1805. Reprint. $75.00 *

    Vol. 6. November 2, 1805 - March 22, 1806. Reprint. $75.00 *

    Vol. 7. March 23 - June 9, 1806. Reprint. $75.00 *

    Vol. 8. June 10 - September 26, 1806. Reprint. $75.00 *

    Vol. 9. Journals of John Ordway, May 14, 1804 - September 23, 1906, and Charles Floyd, May 14 - August 18, 1804. Reprint. $75.00 *

    Vol. 10. Journal of Patrick Gass, May 14, 1804 - September 23, 1806. Reprint. $75.00 *

    Vol. 11. Journals of Joseph Whitehouse, May 14, 1804 - April 2, 1806 Reprint, $75.00 *

    Vol. 12. Herbarium of the Lewis & Clark Expedition. $75.00 *

    Vol. 13. Comprehensive Index. The final volume in this remarkable series that offers a complete and detailed means of locating certain passages or references of particular people or places within the larger work. $75.00 *

  438. Moulton, Gary E., editor. The Journals of the Lewis & Clark Expedition. Complete set 13 volumes, 1st edition. University of Nebraska Press. All in dust jacket except for the atlas, blue cloth. $4,500.00 now only $2,500.00 *

  439. SOLD Moulton, Gary E., editor. The Definitive Journals of Lewis and Clark. 7 volume soft cover set of the explorers' journals. University of Nebraska Press, 2002. $149.95

  440. Moulton, Gary E., editor. Vol. 13. Comprehensive Index. The final volume in this remarkable series that offers a complete and detailed means of locating certain passages or references of particular people or places within the larger work. $24.95 *

  441. Moulton, Gary E., ed. Journals of John Ordway and Charles Floyd.  University of Nebraska Press, 2003. Soft cover. $24.95 *

  442. Moulton, Gary E., ed. Journal of Joseph Whitehouse. University of Nebraska Press, 2003. Soft cover. $24.95 *

  443. Moulton, Gary E., ed. Journal of Patrick Gass. University of Nebraska Press, 2003. Soft cover. $24.95 *

  444. Moulton, Gary E., ed. The Lewis and Clark Journals: An American Epic of Discovery. The abridgment of the definitive Nebraska edition. With an introduction by Moulton. University of Nebraska Press, 2003. Dust jacket. $29.95 *

  445. book cover Mowry, William A. Marcus Whitman and the Early Days of Oregon. Silver, Burdett and Co, 1901. Green cloth, worn. $25.00 *

  446. book cover Muench, David. Lewis and Clark: Voyage of Discovery. Photography by David Muench, text by Dan Murphy. Commissioned by the National Park Service. KC Publications, 1977. Wraps, oversize. $7.00 *

  447. Murray, Robert A. Bison Hunters to Black Gold. A brief history of the Fort Caspar area from pre-historic times to oil development. Trading posts, forts and bridges of the Casper area. Unraveling the tangle on the Upper Platte. Reprint. Wyoming Historical Press, 1986. Wraps. $20.00 *

  448. Murray, Robert A. Citadel on the Santa Fe Trail: The Saga of Bent's Fort. The story of the individuals and fort in a brief history. The Old Army Press, 1970. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  449. Murray, Robert A. Citadel on the Santa Fe Trail: The Saga of Bent's Fort. Introduction by Michael Koury. The story of the individuals and fort in a brief history. The Old Army Press, 1970. Soft cover. $12.50 *

  450. Myers, John Myers. The Deaths of the Bravos. An informal behind the scenes history of the men who explored, settled and fought in the mountains, towns, and plains of the Western territories. 1st edition. Little, Brown and Co., 1962. Dust jacket. $20.00 *

  451. Myers, John Myers. The Saga of Hugh Glass: Pirate, Pawnee, and Mountain Man. Classic biography of this western hero. University of Nebraska Press. Soft cover. $14.00 *

  452. Nastir, A. P., ed. Before Lewis & Clark: Documents Illustrating the History of the Missouri, 1785 - 1804. Introduction by James P. Ronda. 239 documents have been translated and annotated relating to the history of the Missouri through 1804, many unavailable elsewhere. This edition marks the fiftieth anniversary of the first publication of Nasatir's landmark document collection. University of Oklahoma Press, 2002. Soft cover. $49.95 *

  453. Neihardt, John G. The Mountain Men: The Song of Three Friends, The Song of Hugh Glass, The Song of Jed Smith. Volume I of A Cycle of the West. Celebrates the great mood of courage that was developed west of the Missouri River in the nineteenth century. University of Nebraska Press, reprint 1971. Soft cover, with minor wear. $12.95 *

  454. Neihardt, John G. The Splendid Wayfaring: The Story of the Exploits and Adventures of Jedediah Smith and his Comrades, the Ashley - Henry Men, Discoverers and Explorers of the Great Central Route from the Missouri River to the Pacific Ocean, 1822 - 1831. An American prose epic. University of Nebraska Press, 1970. Soft cover. $9.95 *

  455. book cover Nelson, W. Dale. Interpreters with Lewis and Clark: The Story of Sacagawea and Toussaint Charbonneau. A frank and honest portrayal of Toussaint, who provided valuable work as an interpreter. 1st edition. University of North Texas Press, 2003. Dust jacket. $24.95 *

  456. book cover Nelson, W. Dale. Interpreters with Lewis and Clark: The Story of Sacagawea and Toussaint Charbonneau. A frank and honest portrayal of Toussaint, who provided valuable work as an interpreter. University of North Texas Press, 2003. Soft cover. $14.95 *

  457. Nester, William R. From Mountain Man to Millionaire: The "Bold and Dashing Life" of Robert Campbell. The story of Campbell who came from Ireland and rose from trapper to brigade leader to partner to owner of a business empire that embraced mercantile, steamboat, railroad, and banking interests. University of Missouri Press, 2011. Soft cover. $29.95 *

  458. Nevins, Allan. Fremont: Pathmarker of the West. The definitive work on the great American explorer. Longmans, Green and Co., 1955. Dust jacket with wear. $38.00 *

  459. SOLD Nevins, Allan. Fremont: Pathmarker of the West. Definitive biography of the one of the most controversial and romantic figures in American history. University of Nebraska Press, 1992. Soft cover. $40.00

  460. Nevins, Allan. Fremont: The West's Greatest Adventurer. A biography from certain hitherto unpublished sources of General John C. Fremont together with his wife, Jessie Benton Fremont and some account of the period of expansion which found a brillian leader in the Pathfinder. 2 volumes. 1st edition. Harper & Brothers, 1928. $125.00 *

  461. Newell, Robert. Robert Newell's Memoranda: Travles in the Teritory of Missourie; Travle to the Kayuse War; together with a Report on the Indians South of the Columbia River. Discusses his travels in the Missouri Territry and the Kayuse War. Edited with notes and introduction by Dorothy O. Johansen. Limited to 1000 copies. Previous owner's bookplate on front end sheet. Champoeg Press, 1959. $50.00 *

  462. Newman, Peter C. Caesars of the Wilderness: The Story of the Hudson's Bay Company. Volume 2. Continuing the explosive saga, chronicling the history of the Hudson's Bay Company. 1st edition. Viking, 1987. Dust jacket. $65.00 *

  463. Newman, Peter C. Company of Adventurers. Volume 1 of a sweeping chronicle of the Hudson's Bay Company, detailing the colorful characters involved, Radisson, Groseillers, Knight, Hearne and others. 1st edition. Viking, 1985. Dust jacket. $45.00 *

  464. Newman, Peter C. Empire of the Bay: An illustrated history of the Hudson Bay Company. Edited by John Geiger with photographs by Kevin Fleming. The story of the world's oldest continuous commercial enterprise and a fur-trading colossus. Madison Press, 1989. Dust jacket, oversize. $35.00 *

  465. Nicandri, David. River of Promise: Lewis and Clark on the Columbia. Foreword by Clay S. Jenkinson. A fresh, insightful and provocative look at the least well known part of the journey, the trail between the Rocky Mountains and the Pacific Ocean. It also examines Lewis's silences, moods, and his conception of how an explorer should act. Dakota Institute Press, 2009. Dust jacket. $29.95 *

  466. Nichols, Roger L. General Henry Atkinson: A Western Military Career. Biography of Atkinson who spent nearly 25 years in the Trans-Mississippi West and had command of the Missouri Expedition of 1819. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1965. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  467. Nicollet, Joseph N. Joseph N. Nicollet on the Plains and Prairies: The Expeditions of 1838-39 with Journals, Letters, and Notes on the Dakota Indians. Translated from the French and edited by Edmund C. Bray and Martha Coleman Bray. The story of the French scientist who led two U.S. government sponsored expeditions into the land between the Missouri and Mississippi rivers. 1st edition. Minnesota Historical Society Press, 1976. Dust jacket. $50.00 *

  468. SOLD Nicolson, Colin. The "Infamous Govener:" Francis Bernard and the Origins of the American Revolution. An "early settler" of America. Based on extensive documentary research, this work reexamines Bernard's relations with colonial factions and the imperial elite in New Jersey and Massachusetts. Northeastern University Press, 2001. Dust jacket. originally $50.00 special - $25.00

  469. Nock, Albert Jay. Jefferson. Biography of the President who ordered Lewis and Clark to explore the west. Blue Ribbon Books, 1936. Blue cloth. $12.50 *

  470. Norall, Frank. Bourgmont, Explorer of the Missouri, 1698-1725. A valuable contribution to the literature of French exploration in the trans-Mississippi West and the most comprehensive biography of Bourgmont written. University of Nebraska Press, 1988. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  471. SOLD Oglesby, Richard Edward. Manuel Lisa and the Opening of the Missouri Fur Trade. Biography of the man who had more to do with the eventual success of the fur trade than anyone else. Former library copy with few markings. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1963. Dust jacket with piece rubbed on spine where label was. $35.00

  472. Old Trails and New Directions: Papers of the Third North American Fur Trade Conference. Edited by Carol M. Judd and Arthur J. Ray. 1st edition. University of Toronto Press, 1978. Pictorial cloth. $45.00 *

  473. O'Meara, Walter. The Savage Country. Illustrated by Philip B. Parsons. A history of the men of the North West Company and the lands they conquered. 1st printing. Houghton Mifflin, 1960. Dust jacket, with piece missing on spine and wear on edges. $20.00 *

  474. Orsi Pike Orsi, Jared. Citizen Explorer: The Life of Zebulon Pike. The first modern biography of this soldier / explorer who traveled the Trans-Mississippi West and finding Pike's Peak. 1st printing. Oxford University Press, 2014. Dust jacket. $29.95 *

  475. SOLD Parker, Rev. Samuel. Journal of an Exploring Tour: Beyond the Rocky Mountains, under the Direction of the A.B.C.F.M. Performed in the Years 1835, '36, and '37. Contains a map of Oregon. Cover title: "Parker's Exploring Tour Beyond the Rocky Mountains." While the language and attitude are sometimes stiff, Parker's journal is a fascinating portrait of the American west of the time. Reprint. Ross and Haines, 1967. Dust jacket. $22.50

  476. Parker, Rev. Samuel. Journal of an Exploring Tour: Beyond the Rocky Mountains in 1835. While the language and attitude are sometimes stiff, Parker's journal is a fascinating portrait of the American west of the time. Narrative Press, 2001. Soft cover. $16.95 *

  477. SOLD Parkhill, Forbes. The Blazed Trail of Antoine Leroux. Biography of one of the foremost mountain men and guides, friend to Kit Carson, and guide to multiple expeditions, including the Mormon Battalion. 1st edition. Westernlore Press, 1965. Dust jacket. $50.00

  478. Parkman, Francis, Jr. The California and Oregon Trail Being Sketches of Prairie and Rocky Mountain Life. Donohue Brothers. Burgandy cloth with discoloration and black printing. $12.50 *

  479. SOLD Parkman, Francis. The Oregon Trail. Edited with an introduction by E. N. Feltskog. An authoritative text containing full critical and literary analysis based on scholarly collation of all editions published in Parkman's lifetime. University of Wisconsin Press, 1969. Dust jacket with minor wear. $25.00

  480. SOLD Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw. Buffalo: The American Bison Today. Photographs by William Munoz. Young reader's history of the shaggy animal. Clarion Books, 1986. Soft cover. $6.95

  481. Paton, Bruce C. Adventuring with Boldness: The Triumph of the Explorers. A collection of true-life adventure stories about such people as Alexander Mackenzie, Zebulon Pike, Lewis & Clark, and John Wesley Powell. Fulcrum Publishing, 2006. Soft cover. $14.95 *

  482. Paton, Bruce C. Lewis & Clark: Doctors in the Wilderness. This vivid account tells of the dangers, emergencies, and medical practices encountered on the perilous journey. Fulcrum Publishing, 2001. Soft cover. $18.95 *

  483. SOLD Pattie, James O. Personal Narrative of James O. Pattie. Edited with a foreword and notes by Richard Batman. Editor's preface by Timothy Flint. A classic account of a fur trapper / trader who made his way into Arizona. Reprinted from the 1833 edition. Mountain Press, 1988. Dust jacket. $24.95

  484. SOLD Pattie, James O. Personal Narrative of James O. Pattie. Edited with a foreword and notes by Richard Batman. Editor's preface by Timothy Flint. A classic account of a fur trapper / trader who made his way into Arizona. Reprinted from the 1833 edition. Mountain Press, 1988. Soft cover. $14.00

  485. SOLD Pattie, James O. The Personal Narrative of James O. Pattie. Introduction to William H. Goetzmann. Reprint of 1831 edition, unabridged. University of Nebraska Press, 1984. Soft cover. $15.00

  486. SOLD Pattie, James O. The Personal Narrative of James O. Pattie of Kentucky: The True Wild West of New Mexico and California. Edited by Timothy Flint. Historical introduction and footnotes by Milo Milton Quaife. There is no other account in western history with the true-life color and drama of Pattie's narrative. Narrative Press, 2001. Soft cover. $15.95

  487. Peattie, Donald Culross. Forward the Nation. The story of the westward journey of Lewis and Clark. G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1942. Tan cloth. $15.00 *

  488. Peck, David J. Or Perish in the Attempt: Wilderness Medicine in the Lewis & Clark Expedition. Foreword by Moira Ambrose, illustrated by R. F. "Bob" Morgan. Describes the medicine practiced on the trip, why it was done, what was wrong, and what would be done today. Farcountry Press, 2002. Dust jacket. $24.95 *

  489. Peck, David J. Or Perish in the Attempt: Wilderness Medicine in the Lewis & Clark Expedition. Foreword by Moira Ambrose, illustrated by R. F. "Bob" Morgan. Describes the medicine practiced on the trip, why it was done, what was wrong, and what would be done today. Farcountry Press, 2002. Soft cover. $18.95 *

  490. book cover Periodical: Journal of the Council on America's Military Past. Issue devoted to four forts of the South Platte, includes articles on: Fort Vasquez, Fort St. Vrain, Fort Jackson, and Fort Lupton. November 1981. $10.00 *

  491. SOLD Peterson, Harold. The Last of the Mountain Men: The True Story of a Living American Legend. The story of Sylvan Hart who lived in the Idaho wilderness following a family tradition. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1969. Dust jacket. $20.00

  492. Petersen, William J. Steamboating on the Upper Mississippi. Contains many colorful and dramatic stories in river lore as well as being a scholarly piece. State Historical Society of Iowa. Dust jacket. $50.00 *

  493. SOLD Phillips, Paul Chrisler. The Fur Trade. 2 vols. in slipcase. University of Oklahoma Press, 1967. $100.00

  494. Pickering, Robert B. Seeing the White Buffalo. Skillfully marries scientific and cultural perspectives in its exploration of the phenomena of this unusual animal. 1st edition. Denver Museum of Natural History Press, 1997. Dust jacket. $24.95 *

  495. SOLD Pike, Zebulon. The Southwestern Journals of Zebulon Pike 1806 -1807. Edited by Stephen Harding Hart and Archer Butler Hulbert with a new introduction by Mark L. Gardner. Valuable and long-out-of print edition of the journals is being reissued on the bicentennial of the journey. The editors provide extensive commentary to the journals as well as significant essays on Pike's papers and the purpose of his famed expedition. University of New Mexico Press, 2006. Dust jacket. $27.95

  496. Pike, Zebulon. The Southwestern Journals of Zebulon Pike 1806 -1807. Edited by Stephen Harding Hart and Archer Butler Hulbert with a new introduction by Mark L. Gardner. Valuable and long-out-of print edition of the journals is being reissued on the bicentennial of the journey. The editors provide extensive commentary to the journals as well as significant essays on Pike's papers and the purpose of his famed expedition. University of New Mexico Press, 2006. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  497. newbook cover Pinkham, Allen V. and Steven R. Evans. Lewis and Clark Among the Nez Perce: Strangers in the Land of the Nimiipuu. Foreword by Frederick E. Hoxie. This book provides first opportunity for a richly detailed exploration of the relationship between Mr. Jefferson’s Corps of Discovery and a single tribe. Dakota Institute Press / University of Oklahoma, 2013. Dust jacket. $29.95 *

  498. The Pioneer West: Narratives of the Westward March of Empire. Selected and edited by Joseph Lewish French with a foreword by Hamlin Garland. Illustrations in color by Remington Schuyler. 1st edition Previous owner's name on front endsheet. . Little, Brown, 1923/24. Red decorated cloth. $30.00 *

  499. Plamondon, Martin II. Lewis and Clark Trail Maps: A Cartographic Reconstruction, volume 1. Missouri River between Camp River Dubois (Illinois) and Fort Mandan (North Dakota) - Outbound 1804; Return 1806. The reconstruction of Clark's maps helps modern-day explorers view the world of the Corps of Discovery. Washington State University Press, 2000. Dust jacket. $65.00 *

  500. Plamondon, Martin II. Lewis and Clark Trail Maps: A Cartographic Reconstruction, volume II. Beyond Fort Mandan (North Dakota/Montana) to Continental Divide and Snake River (Idaho/Washington) - Outbound 1805; Return 1806. The reconstruction of Clark's maps helps modern-day explorers view the world of the Corps of Discovery. Washington State University Press, 2001. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  501. SOLD Plamondon, Martin II. Lewis and Clark Trail Maps: A Cartographic Reconstruction, volume III. Columbia River to the Pacific Ocean, and Further Columbia, Marias, and Yellowstone Explorations Washington/ Oregon/ Idaho/ Montana, Outbound 1805; Return 1806. The reconstruction of Clark's maps helps modern-day explorers view the world of the Corps of Discovery. 1st printing. Washington State University Press, 2004. Dust jacket. $75.00

  502. Podruchny, Carolyn. Making the Voyageur World: Travelers and Traders in the North American Fur Trade. Shows that the voyageurs created distinct identities shaped by their French-Canadian peasant roots, the Native peoples they met and the nature of their employment. University of Nebraska Press, 2006. Soft cover. $29.95 *

  503. SOLD Porter, Mae Reed and Odessa Davenport. Scotsman in Buckskin: Sir William Drummond Stewart and the Rocky Mountain Fur Trade. Biography of the noble Scottishman who became a mountain man of the American West. Hastings House, 1963. Dust jacket. $35.00

  504. Punke, Michael. Last Stand: George Bird Grinnell, the Battle to Save the Buffalo, and the Birth of the New West. Chronicles the transformation of the Great Plains from an untouched wilderness in the mid-19th century to a land where the future of wildlife hung in the balance less than thirty years later. University of Nebraska Press, 2009. Soft cover. $18.95 *

  505. SOLD Radisson, Pierre Esprit. The Explorations of Pierre Esprit Radisson. From the original manuscript in the Bodleian Library and the British Museum, edited by Arthur T. Adams and Loren Kallsen, modernizer. Radisson traveled to North America in the middle and late 1600s. Ross & Haines, 1961. Dust jacket. $35.00

  506. SOLD Rawling, Gerald. The Pathfinders: The History of America's First Westerners. The epochal story of the Americans - explorers, mountain men, fur traders and settlers who opened up the trans-Mississippi West between 1804-1840. 1st edition. Previous owner's name on page. Macmillan, 1964. Dust jacket with pieces missing on top edge. $25.00

  507. SOLD Ray, Arthur J. Indians in the Fur Trade, their role as hunters, trappers and middlemen in the lands southwest of the Hudson Bay 1660-1870. 1st ed. in dust jacket. 1974. $30.00

  508. Reid, John Phillip. Contested Empire: Peter Skene Ogden and the Snake River Expeditions. Foreword by Martin Ridge. Focusing mainly on Canadian explorer, Ogden, Reid examines the implicit notions of law shared by American and British fur traders, determining that both nations largely avoided and other difficulties because they held the same definitions of property, contract, conversion, and possession. University of Oklahoma Press, 2002. Dust jacket. $29.95 *

  509. Reid, John Phillip. Forging a Fur Empire: Expeditions in the Snake River Country 1809-1824. Discusses the fur trade and frontier life in the Snake River Valley of Wyoming / Washington. Western Frontiersmen Series no. 36. 1st edition. Arthur H. Clark, 2011. Red cloth. $29.95 *

  510. Reid, John Phillip. Patterns of Vengeance: Crosscultural Homicide in the North American Fur Trade. Ninth Judicial Circuit Historical Society, 1999. $39.95 *

  511. Remington, Frederic. John Ermine of the Yellowstone. Illustrated by the author. Part of the Americans in Fiction series. A novel about a mountain man set in the beautiful Yellowstone area. Gregg Press, 1968. Grey cloth. $17.50 *

  512. SOLD Remley, David. Kit Carson: The Life of an American Border Man. A biography that strikes a balance between prevailing notions about this quintessential western figure; less than a mythical hero, but more than a simpleminded rascal with a rifle. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 2011. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  513. Remley, David. Kit Carson: The Life of an American Border Man. A biography that strikes a balance between prevailing notions about this quintesssential wesern figure; less than a mythical hero, but more than a simpleminded rascal with a rifle. University of Oklahoma Press, 2012. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  514. Rethinking the Fur Trade: Cultures of Exchange in an Atlantic World. Edited by Susan Sleeper-Smith. Offers a nuanced look at the broad range of contracts that characterized the fur trade. A collection of essays which reveal how the trade changed Euriopean interaction with Indians, influencedwhat was produced to serve the interests of Indian customers and led to important cultural innovations. University of Nebraska Press, 2009. Soft cover. $40.00 *

  515. SOLD Rich, Virtulon. Western Life in the Stirrups: A Sketch of a Journey to the West in the Spring & Summer of 1832. Edited with an introduction by Dwight L. Smith. The journals of a New Englander through Vermont, Kentucky, Ohio and Illinois. The Caxton Club, 1965. Cloth with marble backed boards, rubbed on the edges. $37.50

  516. Richmond, Patricia Joy. Trail to Disaster. The route of John C. Fremont's Fouth Expedition from Big Timbers, Colorado, through the San Luis Valley, to Taos, New Mexico. Includes loose Map of Fremont Camps in the San Juan Mountains. Colorado Historical Society, 1990. Soft cover. $20.00 *

  517. Ritter, Sharon Anelia. Lewis and Clark's Mountain Wilds: A Site Guide to the Plants and Animals They Encountered in the Bitterroots. An indispensable and colorful site guide that any modern-day traveler can use to locate and identify more than one hundred species of native plants and animals. University of Idaho Press, 2002. Stiff soft cover. $19.95 *

  518. Roberts, David. A Newer World: Kit Carson, John C. Fremont, and the Claiming of the American West. The fascinating story of the Fremont-Carson expeditions and of two men, utterly unalike in so many ways, who became friends as well as fellow explorers. Simon and Schuster, 2000. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  519. Roberts, David. A Newer World: Kit Carson, John C. Fremont, and the Claiming of the American West. The fascinating story of the Fremont-Carson expeditions and of two men, utterly unalike in so many ways, who became friends as well as fellow explorers. Simon and Schuster, 2001. Soft cover. $14.00 *

  520. Robertson, R. G. Competitive Struggle: America's Western Fur Trading Posts, 1764-1865. Photographs by Karen Robertson. This volume recounts the 101-year history of America's western fur trade from the founding of St. Louis, tracing the Indian factories and trading posts and the more colorful characters. Tamarack Books, 1999. Soft cover. $18.95 *

  521. SOLD Robinson, Charles M. The Buffalo Hunters. Introduction by Robert K. DeArment. A wealth of photographs, including L. A. Huffman and rare reproductions from the glass plates of George Robertson taken during an 1874 hunt illustrate this exciting history. 1st edition. State House Press, 1995. Soft cover, oversize. $19.95 *

  522. SOLD Robinson, Charles M. The Buffalo Hunters. Signed with an introduction by Robert K. DeArment. A wealth of photographs, including L. A. Huffman and rare reproductions from the glass plates of George Robertson taken during an 1874 hunt illustrate this exciting history. 1st edition. State House Press, 1995. Dust jacket. $29.95

  523. SOLD Robinson, James M. West from Fort Pierre: The Wild World of James (Scotty) Philip. The story of a young immigrant's search for gold in the home of the Dakotah Sioux and his ranch empire. Great West and Indian serives no. 43. Westernlore Press, 1974. Dust jacket. $50.00

  524. book cover Rogers, W. P. Oldtimer of the Jackson Hole Country of Wyoming: A Story of Mountain Men for Men Only. Illustrations by John Coulter. Author's presentation copy. 1964. Dust jacket. $20.00 *

  525. Rolle, Andrew. John Charles Fremont: Character as Destiny. Comprehensive biography interprets the career of the Pathfinder with a cautious psychiatric approach. University of Oklahoma Press, 1991. Dust jacket. $34.95 *

  526. Rolle, Andrew. John Charles Fremont: Character as Destiny. Comprehensive biography interprets the career of the Pathfinder with a cautious psychiatric approach. University of Oklahoma Press, 1991. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  527. SOLD Rollins, Philip Ashton, ed. The Discovery of the Oregon Trail: Robert Stuart's Narratives of his Overland Trip Eastward from Astoria in 1812-1813. 1st ed. 1935. $150.00

  528. Ronda, James P. Finding the West: Explorations with Lewis and Clark. This is a book about many storytellers, including Lewis and Clark and the American Indians - a masterful interpretation of the young Republic's fascination with the West, written with grace, narrative sweep and a conviction that history should engage and inform us. 1st edition. University of New Mexico Press, 2001. Dust jacket. $23.95 *

  529. Ronda, James P. Jefferson's West: A Journey with Lewis and Clark. Preface by Robert M. Utley. Monticello Monograph Series. Thomas Jefferson Foundation, 2000. Soft cover. $12.95 *

  530. Ronda, James P. Lewis & Clark Among the Indians. With a new introduction by the author. An important contribution to Indian ethnohistory and refreshing insight to the Lewis and Clark expedition. Bicentennial Edition. University of Nebraska Press, 2002. Soft cover. $17.95 *

  531. book cover Roosevelt, Theodore. The Explorers of the Far West 1804 - 1807. Reprinted from The Winning of the West, Chapter 7, Volume 4. Territorial Pres,, 1988. Wraps. $10.00 *

  532. book cover Ross, Alexander. Adventures of the First Settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River. Edited with historical introduction and notes Milo Milton Quaife. A narrative first published in 1848 of the expedition sent out by John Jacob Astor to establish the Pacific Fur Company. Citadel Press, 1969. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  533. Rudner, Ruth. A Chorus of Buffalo. Reflections on wildlife, politics, and an American icon. Burford Books, 2000. Dust jacket. $22.95 *

  534. SOLD Russell, Carl P. Firearms, Traps, & Tools of the Mountain Men. A guide in picture and text to the equipment of the trappers and fur traders who opened the Old West from the 1820s to the 1840s. 1st edition. Alfred A. Knopf, 1967. Dust jacket. $85.00

  535. Russell, Carl P. Firearms, Traps, & Tools of the Mountain Men. Encyclopedic guide to the equipment of the trappers and fur traders. Embossed stamp of previous owner on half-title pages. University of New Mexico Press. Soft cover. $21.95 *

  536. SOLD Russell, Don. Sioux Buffalo Hunters. (Juvenile) Illustrations by Bob Glaubke. True-to-Life Book. Encyclopaedia Britannica Press, 1962. Case bound. $15.00

  537. Russell, Osborne. Journal of a Trapper. Edited by Aubrey L. Haines. The journal covers the years 1834-1843, noted as the best account of the fur trapper in the Rocky Mountains when the trade was at its peak. University of Nebraska Press. Soft cover. $14.95 *

  538. Ruth, Kent. Great Day in the West: Forts, Posts, and Rendezvous Beyond the Mississippi. Recreates the setting and significance of 147 of the great frontier sites of the Trans-Mssissippi West using paintings, drawings, early photographs and historical text. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1963. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  539. book cover Rutledge, Louise. D. Boon 1776: A Western Bicentennial Mystery. 1975. Wraps. $15.00 *

  540. SOLD Ruxton, George F. Adventures in Mexico and the Rocky Mountains. London, 1st ed., 1847. $175.00

  541. SOLD Ruxton, George Frederick. "In the Old West: As It Was in the Days of Kit Carson and the Mountain Men." Stories of Kit Carson, Jim Bridger, Bill Williams, the Sublettes, written by a young Englishman who lived among the men. Edited by Horace Kephart. International Fiction Library, 1915. Dust jacket with great Native American stylized image, with minor wear. $25.00

  542. Ruxton, George F. Life in the Far West: Among the Indians and the Mountain Men 1846-1847. An authentic tale of rugged Mountain Men in the Far West of the 1840's - their battles, their women, their language - brilliantly told by a young Englishman who shared their adventurous life. Edited by LeRoy R. Hafen with a foreword by Mae Reed Porter. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1951. Dust jacket with some rubbing. $50.00 *

  543. Ruxton, George F. Life in the Far West: Among the Indians and the Mountain Men 1846-1847. An authentic tale of rugged Mountain Men in the Far West of the 1840's - their battles, their women, their language - brilliantly told by a young Englishman who shared their adventurous life. Edited by LeRoy R. Hafen with a foreword by Mae Reed Porter. University of Oklahoma Press, 1979. Dust jacket with minor wear. $35.00 *

  544. Ruxton, George F. Life in the Far West: Among the Indians and the Mountain Men 1846-1847. An authentic tale of rugged Mountain Men in the Far West. Reprint of the 1849 edition. Contains informational flyer and bookplate of the series laid in. Time Life, 1983. Embossed brown leatherette. $25.00 *

  545. Ruxton, George F. Mountain Men: George Frederick Ruxton's Firsthand accounts of Fur Trappers and Indians in the Rockies. Edited and illustrated by Glen Rounds. The account of the mountain man's way of life. Holiday House, 1966. Dust jacket. $20.00 *

  546. SOLD Ruxton, George F. Ruxton of the Rockies. Autobiographical Writings by the author of Adventures in Mexico and the Rocky Mountains and Life in the Far West. Collected by Clyde and Mae Reed Porter. Edited by LeRoy R. Hafen. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1950. $45.00

  547. Ruxton, George F. Ruxton of the Rockies. Autobiographical Writings by the author of Adventures in Mexico and the Rocky Mountains and Life in the Far West. Collected by Clyde and Mae Reed Porter. Edited by LeRoy R. Hafen. University of Oklahoma Press. Soft cover. $21.95 *

  548. Sabin, Edwin L. Kit Carson Days 1809-1868: Adventures in the Path of Empire. volume 1. Revised edition with an introduction by Marc Simmons. Details his time with the Mountain Men. University of Nebraska Press, 1995. Soft cover. $23.95 *

  549. Salisbury, Albert and Jae. Two Captains West: An Historical Tour of the Lewis and Clark Trail. Drawings by Carter Lucas. The story in pictures and text of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Superior Publishing, 1950. Dust jacket. $22.50 *

  550. The Salish People and the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Written by Salish-Pend d'Oreille Culture Committee and Elders Cultural Advisory Council Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes. For the first time, a Native American community offers an in-depth examination of the events and historical significance of their encounter with the Lewis and Clark expedition. University of Nebraska Press, 2005. Dust jacket, oblong. $29.95 *

  551. SOLD Sandoz, Mari. The Beaver Men: Spearheads of Empire. Hastings House, 1964. $30.00

  552. Sandoz, Mari. The Beaver Men: Spearheads of Empire. Recounts the beginning of the beaver trade along the St. Lawrence to the last great rendezvous of traders in 1834. 2d edition with a new foreward by Andrew R. Graybill. University of Nebraska Press. Soft cover. $16.95 *

  553. Sandoz, Mari. The Buffalo Hunters: The Story of the Hide Men. 2nd printing. Previous owner's bookplate on verso of front endsheet. Hastings House, 1954. Worn dust jacket. $50.00 *

  554. Sandoz, Mari. The Buffalo Hunters: The Story of the Hide Men. The story of the men who hunted the buffalo and both their fates. University of Nebraska Press. Soft cover. $21.95 *

  555. Sarasohn, David. Waiting for Lewis and Clark: The Bicentennial and the Changing of the West. An analysis of the planning of the bicentennial, recording how the past was being invoked to commemorate the expedition and talking to those whose ideas were shaping national and regional events. Oregon Historical Society Press, 2005. Soft cover. $16.95 *

  556. SOLD Satterfield, Archie. The Lewis & Clark Trail. Illustrated by Marilyn Weber. Follow the wilderness adventures of the original expedition and a modern American family who retraced the historic trail. Stackpole Books, 1981. Dust jacket. $17.50

  557. SOLD Schiel, James. The Land Between: Dr. James Schiel's Account of the Gunnison-Beckwith Expedition into the American West, 1853-1854. Edited and annotated translation by Frederick W. Bachmann and William Swilling Wallace. Schiel was the expedition's physician and geologist, who wrote a colorful account of the early western travel. Limited to 500 copies, Westernlore Edition. Westernlore Press, 1957. Dust jacket with minor wear. $40.00

  558. SOLD Schooling, William. The Hudson's Bay Company 1670-1920 - The Governor and Company of Adventurers of England Trading into Hudson's Bay during Two Hundred and Fifty Years 1670-1920. Insert of Stone Fort and Historical Exhibit at Winnipeg Retail Store. Hudson's Bay Company, 1920. Stiff white covers. $135.00

  559. book cover Schullery, Paul and Lee Whittlesey. Myth and History in the Creation of Yellowstone National Park. In this evocative exploration of Yellowstone's creation myth, the authors trace the evolution of the legend and its rise to incontrovertible truth. University of Nebraska Press, 2003. Dust jacket. $22.00 *

  560. Schult, Milo J. Where Buffalo Roam. Pamphlet on the buffalo with illustrations by Mrs. Leigh Ann Booker and William Seitz. Badlands Natural History Association, 1979. Wraps. $7.50 *

  561. SOLD Seattle Art Museum. Lewis and Clark's America. 2 volumes: A Voyage of Discovery and A Contemporary Photo Essay. Photos by Paul Macapia, journal and sketches by Mary Macapia. Exhibit catalogs, July 15-September 26, 1976. Previous owner's inscription on title page. Both soft cover volumes in slightly worn slipcase. $25.00

  562. Severin, Timothy. Explorers of the Mississippi. A history of the conquistadors, voyageurs, and charlatans who discovered, opened up, and explored the Father of Waters. 1st American edition. Alfred A. Knopf, 1968. Dust jacket. $22.50 *

  563. Sheppe, Walter. First Man West: Alexander Mackenzie's Account of his Expedition Across North America to the Pacific in 1793. Former library copy with usual markings. University of California Press, 1962. Dust jacket. $10.00 *

  564. Shlaer, Robert. Sights Once Seen: Daguerreotyping Fremont's Last Expedition Through the Rockies. 1st edition. Museum of New Mexico Press, 2000. Dust jacket, oblong. $45.00 *

  565. Sibley, Henry Hastings. The Unfinished Autobiography of Henry Hastings Sibley Together with a Selection of hitherto Unpublished Letters from the Thirties. Edited by Theodore C. Blegen. Sibley, known as a commander during the Sioux campaign of 1862, was also a fur trader. This slim volume is focused on that time period. Limited edition, No. 82 of 200 special copies. Voyageur Press, 1932. Red cloth with red leather spine, missing small piece at top. $100.00 *

  566. SOLD * Sides, Hampton. Blood and Thunder: An Epic of the American West. A riveting history of the Western frontier that includes Kit Carson and the Navajo Indians. Proclaimed Best Book of the Year. Doubleday, 2006. Dust jacket. $35.00

  567. * Sides, Hampton. Blood and Thunder: An Epic of the American West. A riveting history of the Western frontier that includes Kit Carson and the Navajo Indians. Proclaimed Best Book of the Year. Anchor Books, 2006. Soft cover. $18.00 *

  568. Simmons, Marc. Kit Carson & His Three Wives: A Family History. A needed book providing new information on Carson's marriages, his roles as husband and father and his associations with Indian and Hispanic cultures. 1st edition. University of New Mexico Press, 2003. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  569. Simmons, Marc. Kit Carson & His Three Wives: A Family History. A needed book providing new information on Carson's marriages, his roles as husband and father and his associations with Indian and Hispanic cultures. 1st edition. University of New Mexico Press, 2003. Soft cover. $21.95 *

  570. Simpson, George. Fur Trade and Empire: George Simpson's Journal 1824-25. Revised edition, edited with a new introduction by Frederick Merk. Remarks connected with the Fur Trade in the Course of a Voyage from York Factory to Fort George and Back. Discusses the fur trade and Hudson's Bay company with a new essay on "The Strategy of Monopoly." Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1968. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

  571. SOLD Skarsten, M. O. George Drouillard: Hunter and Interpreter for Lewis and Clark & Fur Trader, 1807 - 1810.  Introduction by Robert C. Carriker. Written by a long-time student of Lewis and Clark, this biography tells of Drouillard's service to the Lewis and Clark expedition. Arthur H. Clark, 2003. Red cloth. $42.50

  572. Skarsten, M. O. George Drouillard: Hunter and Interpreter for Lewis and Clark & Fur Trader, 1807 - 1810.  Introduction by Robert C. Carriker. Written by a long-time student of Lewis and Clark, this biography tells of Drouillard's service to the Lewis and Clark expedition. University of Nebraska Press, 2005. Soft cover. $16.95 *

  573. Smiley, H. D. Harvesting Shadows: Untold Tales from the Fur Trade. Includes tales of Native Americans. Sunflower University Press, 1990. Soft cover. $16.95 *

  574. Smith, Alice Elizabeth. James Duane Doty: Frontier Promoter. Biography of the man who became a land agent for John Jacob Astor, later appointed by Lincoln to become the superinendent of Indian Affairs in Utah and later the Utah Territorial Governor. State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 1954. Dust jacket worn. $25.00 *

  575. Smith, Arthur D. Howden. John Jacob Astor: Landlord of New York. Biography of this fur trading entrepreneur. Previous owner's name on front endsheet. J. B. Lippincott, 1929. Blue cloth with wear. $12.50 *

  576. SOLD Smith, Jedediah S. The Southwest Expedition of Jedediah S. Smith: His Personal Account of the Journey to California 1826-1827. Edited with an Introduction by George R. Brooks. Western Frontiersman Series XVIII. Arthur H. Clark, 1977. Red cloth. $125.00

  577. SOLD Smith, Jedediah S. The Southwest Expedition of Jedediah S. Smith: His Personal Account of the Journey to California 1826-1827. Edited with an Introduction by George R. Brooks. Contains the mountain man's long lost journals, which came to light in 1967. University of Nebraska Press, 1989. Soft cover. $35.00

  578. book cover Smith, Ralph Adam. Borderlander: The Life of James Kirker, 1793-1852. Story of the infamous Indian fighter and mountain man and New Mexican politican. University of Oklahoma Press, 1999. Dust jacket. $34.95 *

  579. Smith, Victor Grant. The Champion Buffalo Hunter: The Frontier Memoirs of Yellowstone Vic Smith. Edited by Jeanette Prodgers. An engaging memoir, written in an often humorous style, of one of the most famous frontiersmen. TwoDot, 1997. Soft cover. $16.95 *

  580. Snyder, Gerald S. In the Footsteps of Lewis and Clark. Illustrated look at the trail of the expedition. Photographs by Dick Durrance, illustrated by Richard Schlecht. National Geographic Society, 1970. Dust jacket with minor rubbing. $17.50 *

  581. Soft Gold: The Fur Trade & Cultural Exchange on the Northwest Coast of America. Historical introduction and annotation by Thomas Vaughn. Ethnographic annotation by Bill Holm. Exhibition catalog showing the artifacts and contemporary drawings of the trappers and Native Americans. Oregon Historical Society, 1982. Soft cover with minor wear. $20.00 *
  582. Speck, Gordon. Breeds and Half-Breeds. The story of te inerpreter-guides and the opening of the American frontier, includes chapters on Jusseaume, Drouillard, Charbonneau, Beckwith, and Beckwourth. 1st edition. Clarkson N. Potter, 1969. Slight discoloration on red cloth binding and the dust jacket. $25.00 *

  583. Sprague, Lynn Tew. George Rogers Clark and His Conquest of the Middle West. Painting by Stanley M. Arthurs. The Outing Magazine. Green wraps. $7.50 *

  584. Sprague, Marshall. So Vast So Beautiful a Land: Louisiana and the Purchase. An account of exploration and purchase of the land that expanded the United States. Previous owner's name on front endsheet. 1st edition. Little, Brown, 1974. Blue cloth. $25.00 *

  585. new SOLD Stark, Peter. Astoria: John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's Lost Pacific Empire: The Story of Wealth, Ambition, and Survival. The harrowing tale of the quest to settle a colony on the Pacific coast. Astor wnted to establish a global trade network while Jefferson envisioned a separate demoncry on the western coat that would spread eastward to meet the young United States. 1st edition. HarperCollins, 2014. Dust jacket. $27.99 *

  586. Statement Respecting the Earl of Selkirk's Settlement Upon the Red River in North America; its Destruction in 1815 and 1816 and the massacre of Governor Semple and his Party . . . Written by John Halkett and originally printed in 1817. Facsimile edition reprinted by Coles Publishing Co., 1970. Red soft cover with minor rubbing on edges. $25.00 *

  587. Stegmaier, Mark J. and David H. Miller. James F. Milligan: His Journal of Fremont's Fifth Expedition, 1853-1854; his adventurous life on land and sea. Signed by Stegmaier and Miller. 1st edition, limited to 750 copies. Arthur H. Clark, 1988. Red cloth. $50.00 *

  588. SOLD Stewart, William Drummond. Edward Warren. Edited by Bart Barbour with an introduction by Winfred Blevins. An invaluable eyewitness account of the beaver trade of the Rocky Mountains of the fabled mountain men, sketched from life by one who shared their times. Mountain Press, 1986. Dust jacket. $26.95

  589. Stone, Irving. Men to Match My Mountains: The Opening of the Far West, 1840-1900. A colorful gallery of characters, heroes and rascals, adventurers and plodders, men who invaded and tamed by the Far West. Mainstream of America series. Doubleday, 1956. Green cloth with wear on corners. $17.50 *

  590. Stone, Irving. Men to Match My Mountains: The Opening of the Far West, 1840-1900. A colorful gallery of characters, heroes and rascals, adventurers and plodders, men who invaded and tamed by the Far West. Reprint. Castle Books. Dust jacket. $15.00 *

  591. "The Story of the Buffalo." David Dary tells of the fall and rise of the most important animal on the Western Plains and Prairies. Chicago Corral Westerners Brand Book. Issue vol. 31:10, December 1974. Wraps. $5.00 *

  592. Strong, Emory and Ruth. Seeking Western Waters: The Lewis and Clark Trail from the Rockies to the Pacific. Edited by Herbert K. Beals. The authors followed the trail, taking over 200 photographs. Beals augmented this posthumous work with more recent, updated research. The book is a treasure for any reader interested in the early exploration of the Northwest, Native American anthropology and the Corps of Discovery. Oregon Historical Society Press, 1995. Soft cover. $18.95 *

  593. SOLD Stubbs, Roy St. George. Four Recorders of Rupert's Land: A Brief Survey of the Hudson's Bay Company Courts of Rupert's Land. 1st edition. Peguis Publishers, 1967. Dust jacket. $16.50

  594. SOLD Sullivan, Maurice S. Jedediah Smith: Trader & Trail Breaker. Press of the Pioneers, 1936. $125.00

  595. Sullivan, Maurice S. The Travels of Jedediah Smith: A Documentary Outline, Including his Journal. The pioneering work done in the 1930s contributed to the rediscovery of the mountain man. The book begins with Smith's own sketch of his entry into the fur trade in 1822. University of Nebraska Press, 1992. Soft cover. $35.00 *

  596. SOLD Sunder, John E. Bill Sublette: Mountain Man. One of a handful who made the early western fur trade what it was, an occupation for men unafraid of danger. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1959. Dust jacket. $75.00

  597. Sunder, John E. Bill Sublette: Mountain Man. One of a handful who made the early western fur trade what it was, an occupation for men unafraid of danger. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1973. Gray cloth. $35.00 *

  598. Sunder, John E. Bill Sublette: Mountain Man. One of a handful who made the early western fur trade what it was, an occupation for men unafraid of danger. University of Oklahoma Press. Soft cover. $15.95 *

  599. Sunder, John E. The Fur Trade on the Upper Missouri 1840-1865. Extends the history of fur trading through 1865. Previous owner's bookplate on front endsheet. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1965. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  600. Sunder, John E. The Fur Trade on the Upper Missouri 1840-1865. University of Oklahoma Press. Soft cover. $21.95 *

  601. Sunder, John E. Joshua Pilcher: Fur Trader and Indian Agent. The story of the man who helped develop the Missouri River fur trade. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1968. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  602. Swagerty, William R. The Indianization of Lewis and Clark. Foreword by James P. Ronda. Utilizing Native ways was crucial to the success of the Corps of Discovery. 2 volumes. 1st edition. Arthur H. Clark, 2012. Burgundy cloth. $90.00 *

  603. Swayne, Zoa L. Do Them No Harm! Lewis & Clark among the Nez Perce. A vivid and memorable portrait of Nez Perce life and culture as remembered by Nez Perce storytellers. Caxton Press, 2003. Soft cover. $16.95 *

  604. Sword, Wiley. President Washington's Indian War: The Struggle for the Old Northwest, 1790-1795. History of the Indian wars during the Federalist era. University of Oklahoma Press. Soft cover. $18.95 *

  605. SOLD Tallant, Robert. The Pirate Lafitte and the Battle of New Orleans. Young adult story from the War of 1812. Pelican, 1994. Soft cover. $7.95

  606. SOLD Terrell, John Upton. Furs by Astor. The full story of the founding of a great American fortune. William Morrow & Co., 1964. Dust jacket. $30.00

  607. Terrell, John Upton. La Salle: The Life and Times of an Explorer. Biography and history of the man and the region. Terrell makes good use of accounts of La Salle's companions and contemporaries to describe the natural beauty of America. 1st edition. Weybright and Talley, 1968. Dust jacket. $20.00 *

  608. Terrell, John Upton. The Six Turnings: Major Changes in the American West 1806-1834. Defines six important events: Lewis and Clark; fur trade; steamboat, business and politial power; rendezvous with supply and trade; private forts. Western Lands and Waters Series VIII. Arthur H. Clark, 1968. Dust jacket with wear. $18.50 *

  609. Terrell, John Upton. Zebulon Pike: The Life and Times of an Adventurer. A re-examination of Pike's life, emerges as a complex and enigmatic figure. Weybright and Talley, 1968. Dust jacket. $15.00 *

  610. Thorp, Raymond W. and Robert Bunker. Crow Killer: The Saga of Liver - Eating Johnson. Foreword by Richard M. Dorson. Story of mountain man John Johnson and his life in the Rocky Mountain. Indiana University Press, 1969. Dust jacket with wear. $75.00 *

  611. Thorp, Raymond W. and Robert Bunker. Crow Killer: The Saga of Liver - Eating Johnson. The true story of John Johnson, who in 1847 found his wife and her unborn child had been killed by Crow braves. Out of this tragedy came one of the most gripping feuds—one man against a whole tribe—in American history. Indiana University Press, 1983. Soft cover. $15.00 *

  612. SOLD Timanus, Rod. On the Crockett Trail. Pioneer Press, 1999. Wraps. $12.95

  613. Timanus, Rod. On the Lewis and Clark Trail. Illustrated retracing of the Voyage of Discovery, with maps. Pioneer Press, 2002. Soft cover. $9.95 *

  614. Tinling, Marion. Sacagawea's Son: The Life of Jean Baptiste Charbonneau. Young adult's story of boy born during the Lewis and Clark expedition and later traveled to Europe and then became a mountain man and scout. Mountain Press, 2001. Soft cover. $12.00 *

  615. Tomlinson, Everett T. Scouting with Daniel Boone. Illustrated by Norman Rockwell. Romantic biography. Previous owner's name on front endsheet. Grosset & Dunlap reprint. Dust jacket. $15.00 *

  616. Townsend, John Kirk. Narrative of a Journey Across the Rocky Mountains to the Columbia River. Introduction by Donald Jackson. University of Nebraska Press, 1978. Soft cover. $10.00 *

  617. Travelers on the Western Frontier. Edited by John Francis McDermott. Essays by various historians, including Dale L. Morgan, Archibald Hanna, and Nicholas Joost on the Overland travel. 1st edition. University of Illinois Press, 1970. Gray cloth. $30.00 *

  618. Trennert, Robert A., Jr. Indian Traders on the Middle Border: The House of Ewing 1827-1854. Chronicle of frontier business and political influence and the relationship between traders, the government, Native Americans. Presentation copy signed by Trennert. University of Nebraska Press, 1981. Dust jacket. $17.50 *

  619. SOLD Tubbs, Stephenie Ambrose with Clay Straus Jenkinson. The Lewis and Clark Companion: An Encyclopedic Guide to the Voyage of Discovery. Foreword by Stephen E. Ambrose. An indispensable guide to the nation's epic adventure, in a highly readable and comprehensive guide. 1st edition. Henry Holt and Co., 2003. Dust jacket. $30.00

  620. Tubbs, Stephenie Ambrose. Why Sacagawea Deserves the Day Off and Other Lessons from the Lewis & Clark Trail. A lively, engaging and well informed guide through the journals of Lewis and Clark. University of Nebraska Press, 2008. Soft cover. $17.95 *

  621. Turner, Erin H. It Happened on the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Forty-four fascinating stories about events that shaped the Lewis and Clark Expedition - including little-known episodes that defined the exploration of a continent. TwoDot, 2003. Soft cover. $9.95 *

  622. SOLD Turner, Frederick Jackson. The Character and Influence of the Indian Trade in Wisconsin: A Study of the Trading Post as an Institution. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1977. Dust jacket showing minor wear. $22.50

  623. Turner, Ronald, ed. As Told: The Journals of Lewis and Clark. Edited and annotated for clarity and perspective. This version clarifies the text, while completely maintaining the voices of the narrators. Narrative Press, 2003. Soft cover. $24.95 *

  624. after lewis utley Utley, Robert M. After Lewis and Clark: Mountain Men and Paths to the Pacific. The definitive study of the decisive role mountain men played in the exploration and expansion of the Western frontier.  Originally published as A Life Wild and Perilous. University of Nebraska Press, 2004. Soft cover. $21.95 *

  625. Utley, Robert M. A Life Wild and Perilous: Mountain Men and the Paths to the Pacific. Story covers such characters as Jedidah Smith, Colter, Sublette, Carson and Bridger. 1st edition. Henry Holt, 1997. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

  626. SOLD Van Steenwyk, Elizabeth. My Name is York. Illustrated by Bill Farnsworth. A young reader's story of the man who traveled with Lewis and Clark. Rising Moon, 1997. Dust jacket. $14.95

  627. SOLD Van Tramp, John C. Prairie and Rocky Mountain Adventures or Life in the West To Which will be Added a View of the States and Territorial Regions of our Western Empire: Embracing History, Statistics and Geography and Descriptions of the Chief Cities of the West. Light foxing. H. Miller, 1860. Original black embossed leather, with gold lettering, worn and chipped, hinge loose. $75.00

  628. SOLD Vestal, Stanley. Jim Bridger Mountain Man: A Biography. Probably the fairest portrait of Jim Bridger in existence. Previous owner's name and bookplate on front endsheet. 1st edition. William Morrow & Co., 1946. Dust jacket worn. $65.00 *

  629. Vestal, Stanley. Jim Bridger Mountain Man: A Biography. Probably the fairest portrait of Jim Bridger in existence. University of Nebraska Press. Soft cover. $15.95 *

  630. SOLD Vestal, Stanley. Joe Meek The Merry Mountain Man: A Biography. An adventurer, trapper, Indian fighter, peace officer and frontier politician. Caxton Printers, 1952. Dust jacket. $65.00

  631. Vestal, Stanley. Joe Meek The Merry Mountain Man: A Biography. An adventurer, trapper, Indian fighter, peace officer and frontier politician. University of Nebraska Press. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  632. SOLD Vestal, Stanley. Kit Carson, The Happy Warrior of the Old West: A Biography. 1st edition. Houghton Mifflin Co., 1928. Red cloth. $45.00

  633. Vestal, Stanley. Kit Carson, The Happy Warrior of the Old West: A Biography. Later printing. Houghton Mifflin Co., 1928. Colorful dust jacket, with minor wear. $35.00

  634. book cover Victor, Frances Fuller. The River of the West: The Adventures of Joe Meek - volume one The Mountain Years. Edited by Winfred Blevins. Facsimile of the original edition published in 1870 includes the original illustrations and offers a new introduction, map, notes, bibliography and index. Mountain Press, 1989. Soft cover. $12.00 *

  635. Viola, Herman J. Exploring the West. Illustrated history of the westward movement from Thomas Jefferson to Zebulon Pike, Fremont, and John Wesley Powell. 1st edition. Smithsonian Books, 1987. Dust jacket. $20.00 *

  636. Voices From the Wilderness: The Frontiersman's Own Story. Edited by Thomas Froncek. Accounts by the early settlers and frontiersman of their experiences, ranging over two centuries - such characters as Daniel Boone, Davy Crockett, Kit Carson and Buffalo Bill Cody. 1st edition. McGraw-Hill, 1975. Dust jacket. $15.00 *

  637. SOLD Wagner, Harr. Pacific History Stories Arranged and Retold for use in the Public Schools. Includes chapters on Fremont, Lewis and Clark, the Donner Party. Harr Wagner Publishing Co., 1925. Gray cloth pictorial. $20.00

  638. Wagner, Henry R. Henry R. Wagner's The Plains and the Rockies: A Bibliography of Original Narratives of Travel and Adventure 1800-1865. Revised and Extended by Charles L. Camp. Standard reference for early travel stories. Limited to 600 copies. Grabhorn Press, 1937. Cloth with paper label in maroon slipcase, showing wear. $150.00 *

  639. Walker, Frank X. Buffalo Dance: The Journey of York. Poems. University Press of Kentucky, 2004. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

  640. SOLD Wallace, Betty. Gunnison Country. Using anecdotes gleaned from old-timers and from newspapers of the Gunnison area, an informal history of the entire area from the time the Utes were pushed out and the miners and other settlers stormed into the great valleys of the Gunnison River and its tributaries. 1st edition. Sage Books, 1960. Dust jacket worn on the edges. $40.00

  641. Wallace, Edward S. The Great Reconnaissance: Soldiers, Artists and Scientists on the Frontier 1848-1861. The story of men who explored, surveyed, and charted the new American boundary with Mexico after 1848; scouts and pioneers who opened up the vast unknown country - men such as J. W. Gunnison, Joseph Ives, John Russell Bartlett. 1st edition. Little, Brown & Co., 1955. Dust jacket, worn on edges. $25.00 *

  642. Wark, Jim. Discovering Lewis & Clark From the Air. Photography by Jim Wark and text by Joseph A. Mussulman. A fascinating perspective on the Corps of Discovery's historic journey. From Monticello in the east to Fort Clatsop on the Pacific coast, the wild continent the expedition crossed is revealed anew in more than one hundred stunning full-color photographs. Mountain Press Publishing Co., 2004. Soft cover, oversize. $24.00 *

  643. SOLD Watson, Douglas S. West Wind: The Life Story of Joseph Reddeford Walker. Foreword by Ardis Manly Walker. Watson brings to life the colorful free trappers and their yearly holiday, the Rendezvous as well as the life of Walker himself. Reprint of 1934 edition. Limited to 999 copies. Sagebrush Press, 1984. Dust jacket. $75.00

  644. Weber, David J. The Californios versus Jedediah Smith 1826 - 1827: A New Cache of Documents. 1st edition. Arthur H. Clark, 1990. $35.00 *

  645. SOLD Weber, David J. The Taos Trappers: The Fur Trade in the Far Southwest, 1540-1846. The first comprehensive history of the southwestern fur trade. New edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1971. Dust jacket. $65.00

  646. Weber, David J. The Taos Trappers: The Fur Trade in the Far Southwest, 1540-1846. The first comprehensive history of the southwestern fur trade. University of Oklahoma Press. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  647. Weddle, Robert S. Wilderness Manhunt: The Spanish Search for La Salle. Describes how in six expeditions, Spanish explorers combed the coastal region from the Florida Keys to Texas, looking for La Salle. 1st edition. University of Texas Press, 1973. Dust jacket. $20.00 *

  648. Weems, John Edward. Men Without Countries: Three Adventurers of the Early Southwest. A fascinating historical triptych depicting the lifes of James Wilkinson, Philip Nolan, and Peter Ellis Bean. 1st edition. Houghton Mifflin, 1969. Dust jacket. $22.50 *

  649. SOLD Weisel, George F. Men and Trade on the Northwest Frontier As Shown by the Fort Owen Ledger. Edited with an introduction by George Weisel. 1st edition. Montana State University Press, 1955. Green cloth. $50.00

  650. Wells, Gail and Dawn Anzinger. Lewis and Clark Meet Oregon's Forests: Lessons from Dynamic Nature. An examination of the Northwest forests using the journals of Lewis and Clark. Oregon Forest Resources Institute, 2001. Soft cover. $14.95 *

  651. Wheeler, Richard S. The Buffalo Commons. A novel set in the high Plains of eastern Montana. Tom Doherty Associates, 1998. Dust jacket. $24.95 *

  652. White, David., comp. and annotator. News of the Plains and Rockies 1803-1865. 9 volume set:

    Vol. 1: Early Explorers, 1803-1812, Fur Hunters, 1813-1847. 1996. $75.00 *

    Vol. 2: Santa Fe Adventurers, 1818-1843, Settlers 1819-1865. 1996. $75.00 *

    Vol. 3: Missionaries, Mormons, 1821-1864, Indian Agents, Captives, 1832-1865. 1997. $75.00 *

    Vol. 4: Warriors, 1834-1865; Scientists, Artists, 1835-1859. 1998. $75.00 *

    Vol. 5: Later Explorers, 1847-1865. 1998. $75.00 *

    Vol. 6.Gold Seekers, California, 1849-1856; Railroad Forerunners, 1850-1865. 1999. $75.00 *

    Vol. 7 Mailmen, 1857-1865; Gold Seekers, Pike's Peak, 1858-1865. 2000. $75.00 *

    Vol. 8 Gold Seekers, Other Areas, 1858-1865. Cumulative Index for the Series. 2001. $75.00 *

    Vol. 9 Special Supplement: Plains & Rockies 1800-1865. A selection of 120 proposed additions to the Wagner-Camp and Becker bibliography of travel and adventure in the American West with 33 selected reprints. 2001. $75.00 *

    Complete set, $675.00 Special $360.00

  653. book cover Will, Drake W. Lewis and Clark: Westering Physicians in Montana: the magazine of Western History, vol 21, no 4. Issue also contains Pat Garrett: Another Look at a Western Gunman by Leon C. Metz. October, 1971. Wraps, oversize. $5.00 *

  654. SOLD Willoughby, Robert J. The Brothers Robidoux and the Opening of the American West. The stories of six brothers who shaped the American trans-Mississippi West during the first five decades of the nineteenth century. University of Missouri Press, 2012. Dust jacket. $45.00

  655. Wilson, Elinor. Jim Beckwourth: Black Mountain Man, War Chief of the Crows, Trader, Trapper, Explorer, Frontiesman, Guide, Scout, Interpreter, Adventurer and Gaudy Liar. A thorough biography, well researched. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1972. Dust jacket with minor wear. $35.00 *

  656. Wilson, Elinor. Jim Beckwourth: Black Mountain Man, War Chief of the Crows, Trader, Trapper, Explorer, Frontiesman, Guide, Scout, Interpreter, Adventurer and Gaudy Liar. A thorough biography, well researched. University of Oklahoma Press. Soft cover. $21.95 *

  657. Wilson, Iris Higbie. William Wolfskill 1798-1866: Frontier Trapper to California Ranchero. 1st edition. Arthur H. Clark Co., 1965. $95.00 *

  658. book cover Wilson, Rex L., Clay Tobacco Pipes from Fort Laramie. Reprinted from Annals of Wyoming, October 1961. Wraps. $5.00 *

  659. Winther, Oscar Osburn. The Great Northwest: A History. History of the northwest from early Native Americans thru the fur traders and then the New Deal. Previous owner's inscription on front endsheet. 1st edition. Knopf, 1947. Green cloth. $10.00 *

  660. Winther, Oscar Osburn. The Old Oregon Country: A History of Frontier Trade, Transportation, and Travel. The whole story of travel and travelers in this region told for the first time, based largely on original sources. Stanford University Press, 1950. Dust jacket with wear on edges. $30.00 *

  661. Winther, Oscar Osburn. The Old Oregon Country: A History of Frontier Trade, Transportation, and Travel. The whole story of travel and travelers in this region told for the first time, based largely on original sources. Indiana University Publications, Social Science Series No. 7. 1st edition. 1950. Staff wraps. $45.00 *

  662. Wischmann, Lesley. Frontier Diplomats: The Life and Times of Alexander Culbertson and Natoyist-Siksina'. The story of a fur trader and family in the Missouri River Valley. Arthur H. Clark Co., 2000. $39.50 *

  663. Wood, W. Raymond, William J. Hunt, Jr. and Randy H. Williams. Fort Clark and Its Indian Neighbors: A Trading Post on the Upper Missouri. Fort Clark was a thriving fur trade post between 1830 - 1860 in western North Dakota, serving as a way station for artists, scientists, missionaries, soldiers and other western chroniclers. University of Oklahoma Press, 2011. Dust jacket. $34.95 *

  664. Wood, W. Raymond. Prologue to Lewis & Clark: The Mackay and Evans Expedition. Foreword by James Ronda. The story of the last effort by Spain to gain control over the Missouri River basin in the decade before the United States purchased the Louisiana territory. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 2003. Dust jacket. $34.95 *

  665. Wood, W. Raymond. Prologue to Lewis & Clark: The Mackay and Evans Expedition. Foreword by James Ronda. The story of the last effort by Spain to gain control over the Missouri River basin in the decade before the United States purchased the Louisiana territory. University of Oklahoma Press, 2003. Soft cover. $19.95 *

  666. Woodger, Elin and Brandon Toropov. Encyclopedia of the Lewis & Clark Expedition. Foreword by Ned Blackhawk. Explores the people, places, plants, animals, tools, and ideas involved in one of America's most important expeditions. Checkmark Books, 2004. Soft cover. $21.95 *

  667. Woodward, Arthur. Denominators of the Fur Trade: An Anthology of Writings on the Material Culture of the Fur Trade. Fully illustrated, discussion of trade goods, detailing a history of trade beads, knives and other ornaments. 2nd edition revised. Westernlore Press, 1979. Dust jacket. $50.00 *

  668. Work, John. The Journal of John Work: A Chief-trader of the Hudson's Bay Co., during his expedition from Vancouver to the Flatheads and Blackfeet of the Pacific Northwest. Edited and with account of the Fur Trade in the Northwest, and the Life of Work by William S. Lewis and Paul C. Phillips. Introduction to second printing by Robert Carriker. Northwest Historical Series No. 1. Arthur H. Clark Co., 2006. Dark blue cloth. $45.00 *

  669. SOLD Yenne, Bill. On the Trail of Lewis and Clark: Yesterday and Today. A photographic history of the explorer's trail with current photographs. MBI , 2005. Dust jacket, oversize. $29.95

  670. Yount, George C. George C. Yount and his Chronicles of the West: Comprising Extracts from his "Memoirs" and from the Orange Clark "Narrative." Edited by Charles L. Camp. Describes his journeys across the west, including his adventures on the Gila and Colorado rivers, a trip by the Salt Lake and on the Old Spanish Trail. 1250 copies designed by Lawton - Kennedy. Old West Publisher Co., 1966. Decorated cloth, mylar jacket. Map tipped in at rear. $100.00 *

  671. Zebulon Pike, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West. Edited by Matthew L. Harris and Jay H. Buckley. A collection of essays by prominent Western historians examine Pike's expeditions and writings. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 2012. Dust jacket. $29.95 *

Special Selection of Material by Nolie Mumey

  1. Anselm Holcomb Barker 1822-1895: Pioneer Builder and Early Settler of Auraria. His Diary of 1858 . . . . Edition limited to 500 numbered and signed copies. Golden Bell Press, 1959. $65.00 *

  2. Colorado Territorial Scrip: Their History and Biographies of the Men Who Issued Them. Edition limited to 350 numbered and signed copies. Johnson Publishing Co., 1966. $175.00 *

  3. SOLD Creede: The History of a Colorado Silver Mining Town. Edition limited to 500 numbered and signed copies. Artcraft Press, 1949. Dust jacket. $150.00

  4. Diary of Edward Dunsha Steele Across the Plains to Boulder, Colorado in the Year of 1859. Edition limited to 500 numbered and signed copies. In slipcase with several rare keepsakes. Johnson Publishing Co., 1960. $100.00 *

  5. Early Mining Laws of Buckskin Joe - 1859. Edition limited to 500 numbered and signed copies. Johnson Publishing Co., 1961. $55.00 *

  6. Greeley Report 1859. Reprint of Rocky Mountain News newspaper. Oversize in slipcase. Johnson Publishing Company. $17.50 *

  7. History and Proceedings of Buckskin Joe: Accompanying the Mining Laws of the District. Edition limited to 500 numbered and signed copies. Johnson Publishing Co., 1961. $55.00 *

  8. History of Red Rocks Park. Johnson Publishing Co., 1962. Wraps. $50.00 *

  9. SOLD History of the Early Settlements of Denver ((1599-1860). Edition limited to 500 numbered and signed copies. Arthur H. Clark Company, 1942. $175.00

  10. SOLD John Williams Gunnison, The Last of the Western Explorers: A History of the Survey Through Colorado and Utah with a Biography and Details of his Massacre. Edition limited to 500 numbered and signed copies. Artcraft Press, 1955. $175.00

  11. SOLD Old Forts and Trading Posts of the West: Bent's Old Fort and Bent's New Fort on the Arkansas River. Edition limited to 500 numbered and signed copies. Artcraft Press, 1956. Dust jacket. $150.00

  12. Poker Alice, Alice Ivers, Duffield, Tubbs, Huckert (1851-1930): History of a Woman Gambler in the West. Edition limited to 500 numbered and signed copies, no. 69. Artcraft Press, 1951. Stiff wraps, oversize with torn glassine cover. $95.00 *

  13. Rocky Mountain Dick (Richard W. Rock): Stories of His Adventures in Capturing Wild Animals. Edition limited to 500 numbered and signed copies, #41. Glassine cover. Range Press, 1953. $75.00 *

  14. The Singing Arrow: A Navaho Indian Story of Love and Truth. Edition limited to 1,000 numbered and signed copies. Golden Bell Press, 1958. Dust jacket. $50.00 *

  15. SOLD Ute War: A History of the White River Massacre. Edition limited to 300 copies. Wraps in clamshell box. Johnson Publishing Co, 1964. $75.00

1859 Pike's Peak Guide Series Reprinted by Nolie Mumey

  1. SOLD Allen, O. Allen's Guide Book and Map to the Gold Fields of Kansas & Nebraska and Great Salt Lake City. Reprint. 1953. Wraps in Boxed Slipcase. $30.00

  2. SOLD Byers, Wm. N. and Jno. H. Kellon. Handbook to the Gold Fields of Nebraska and Kansas. Reprint. 1949. Wraps in Boxed Slipcase. $35.00

  3. SOLD Gilpin, Wm. Guide to the Kansas Gold Mines at Pike's Peak, Describing the Routes, Camping Places, Tools, Outfits, etc. . . . Reprint. 1952. Boxed Slipcase. $35.00

  4. SOLD Gunn, O. B. New Map and Hand-Book of Kansas and the Gold Mines . . . Routes to the New Gold Mines. Reprint. 1952. Boxed Slipcase. $40.00

  5. SOLD Horner, W. B. The Gold Regions of Kansas and Nebraska . . . the Great Northwest. . . Reprint. 1949. Wraps in Boxed Slipcase. $35.00

  6. SOLD Marcy, Randolph. The Prairie Traveler: A Hand-Book for Overland Expeditions. Reprint. 1959. Boxed Slipcase. $30.00

  7. SOLD Olmstead, S. R. The Gold Mines of Kansas and Nebraska. and Guide to the New Gold Region of Western Kansas and Nebraska. 2 volumes. Reprint. 1950-51. Wraps in Boxed Slipcase. $30.00

  8. SOLD Pacific Railroad of Missouri.The Old Established and Most Reliable Route to Kansas, Nebraska and All Points on the Missouri River. Advertisements and Routes. Reprint. Wraps in Boxed Slipcase. $30.00

  9. SOLD Parker & Huyett. The Illustrated Miners' Hand-Book and Guide to Pike's Peak, with a New and Reliable Map. Reprint. Boxed Slipcase. $35.00

  10. SOLD Parsons, Wm. B. The New Gold Mines of Western Kansas. New and Enlarged Edition. Reprint. 1951. Boxed Slipcase. $35.00

  11. SOLD Pease & Cole. Complete Guide to the Gold Districts of Kansas & Nebraska. Reprint. 1959. Boxed Slipcase. $40.00

  12. SOLD Pratt & Hunt. A Guide to the Gold Mines of Kansas: Containing an Accurate and Reliable Map . . . Reprint. Wraps in Boxed Slipcase. $30.00

  13. SOLD Redpath, James & Richard J. Hinton. Hand-Book of Kansas Territory and the Rocky Mountains' Gold Region. Reprint. 1954. Boxed Slipcase. $40.00

  14. SOLD Reed, J. W. Map of and Guide to the Kansas Gold Region. Reprint. 1959. Wraps in Boxed Slipcase. $40.00

  15. SOLD Tierney, Luke. History of the Gold Discoveries on the South Platte River to which is appended A Guide of the Route, by Smith & Oaks. Reprint. 1949. Wraps in Boxed Slipcase. $25.00

  16. SOLD Traveler's Guide to the New Gold Mines in Kansas and Nebraska. Reprint. 1947. Wraps in Boxed Slipcase. $25.00

University of Oklahoma Press
American Exploration and Travel Series

1st editions unless otherwise noted.

2. Foreman, Grant. Marcy & the Gold Seekers: The Journal of Captain R. B. Marcy with an Account of the Gold Rush over the Southern Route. 2nd printing. 1968. Dust jacket and book with some wear. $45.00 *

5. Thomas, Alfred Barnaby. Teodoro de Croix and the Northern Frontier of New Spain, 1776-1783. From the original document in the Archives of the Indies, Seville, translated and edited by Thomas. 2nd printing. 1968. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

6. Whipple, A. W. A Pathfinder in the Southwest: The Itinerary of Lieutenant A. W. Whipple During his Explorations for a Railway Route From Fort Smith to Los Angeles in the Years 1853 & 1854. Edited by Grant Foreman. Previous owner's name on front endsheet. 1941. Dust jacket missing back cover, wear on front cover, both flaps present. $75.00 *

6. Whipple, A. W. A Pathfinder in the Southwest: The Itinerary of Lieutenant A. W. Whipple During his Explorations for a Railway Route From Fort Smith to Los Angeles in the Years 1853 & 1854. Edited by Grant Foreman. 2nd printing. 1968. Dust jacket. $45.00 *

7. SOLD Gregg, Josiah. Diary & Letters of Josiah Gregg. Edited by Maurice Garland Fulton. 2 vols. 1941. $150.00

8. Irving, Washington. The Western Journals of Washington Irving. Edited and Annotated by John Francis McDermott. 2nd Printing, 1966. Worn dust jacket folds and tears. $30.00 *

10. SOLD Von Hagen, Victor Wolfgang. Maya Explorer: John Lloyd Stephens and the Lost Cities of Central America and Yucatan. 5th printing. 1967. Dust jacket. $25.00

11. SOLD Coulter, E. Merton. Travels in the Confederate States: A Bibliography. 2nd Printing. 1961. Dust jacket. $50.00

12. SOLD Hollon, W. Eugene. The Lost Pathfinder: Zebulon Montgomery Pike. The first complete biography of Pike, while at the same time, pictures the American frontier in the years just preceding and following the Louisiana Purchase. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1949. Dust jacket. $55.00

12. SOLD Hollon, W. Eugene. The Lost Pathfinder: Zebulon Montgomery Pike. 2nd printing. 1969. Dust jacket. $35.00

13. SOLD Ruxton, George. Ruxton of the Rockies. Collected by Clyde and Mae Reed Porter, edited by LeRoy R. Hafen. 1950. $45.00

14. Ruxton, George Frederick. Life in the Far West. Edited by LeRoy Hafen. Authentic tale of rugged Mountain Men in the Far West of the 1840s - their battles, their women, their language - brilliantly told by a young Englishman who shared their adventurous life. 1951. Dust jacket. $50.00 *

16. Stuart, Robert. On the Oregon Trail: Robert Stuart's Journey of Discover, 1812-1813. Edited by Kenneth A. Spaulding. 1953. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

17. Gregg, Josiah. Commerce of the Prairies. Edited by Max L. Moorhead. 1st Oklahoma printing, 1954. Dust jacket with wear. $42.50 *

17. Gregg, Josiah. Commerce of the Prairies. Edited by Max L. Moorhead. Foreword by Marc Simmons. 1990. Soft cover. $29.95 *

18. Irving, John Treat, Jr. Indian Sketches Taken During an Expedition to the Pawnee Tribes [1833]. Edited and annotated by John Francis McDermott. 1955. Dust jacket. $45.00 *

20. Ross, Alexander. The Fur Hunters of the Far West. Edited by Kenneth A. Spaulding. A vivid and dramatic narrative of the early nineteenth century fur trader's life. Minor staining on front end sheets. 1956. Dust jacket. $50.00 *

21. SOLD Bollaert, William. William Bollaert's Texas. Edited by W. Eugene Hollon & Ruth Lapham Butler. A witty perceptive Englishman's observations on the infant Republic of Texas, published for the first time in full. 1956. Dust jacket worn. $40.00

22. Conner, Daniel Ellis. Joseph Reddeford Walker and the Arizona Adventure. 1st edition. Previous owner's name on front endsheet 1956. $70.00 *

23. Field, Matthew C. Prairie & Mountain Sketches. Edited by Kate L. Gregg. 1957. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

24. SOLD Cox, Ross. The Columbia River: Or scenes and adventures during a residence of six years on the western side of the Rocky Mountains among various tribes of Indians hitherto unknown; together with "A Journey across the American Continent." 1957. Dust jacket. $50.00

25. Loomis, Noel M. The Texan-Santa Fe Pioneers. 1958. Dust jacket with wear. $35.00 *

27. Schiel, Jacob H. Journey Through the Rocky Mountains and the Humboldt Mountains to the Pacific Ocean. Translated and edited by Thomas N. Bonner. 1959. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

28. SOLD Leonard, Zenas. Adventures of Zenas Leonard, Fur Trader. Edited by John C. Ewers. 1959. Dust jacket. $38.50

29. Field, Matt. Matt Field on the Santa Fe Trail. Collected by Clyde and Mae Ree Porter. 1960. Dust jacket. $40.00 *

30. Miller, James Knox Polk. The Road to Virginia City: The Diary of James Knox Polk Miller. Edited by Andrew F. Rolle. 1960. Dust jacket, worn on edges. $45.00 *

31. Harris, Benjamin Butler. The Gila Trail: The Texas Argonauts and the California Gold Rush. Previous owner's inscription on front endsheet. 1960. Dust jacket. $35.00 *

32. Bradley, James H. The March of the Montana Column: A Prelude to the Custer Disaster. Edited by Edgar I. Stewart. Previous owner's name inside front cover. No dust jacket, blue cloth. New edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1961. $40.00 *

33. Lienhard, Heinrich. From St. Louis to Sutter's Fort, 1846. Translated and edited by Erwin G. Elizabeth K. Guddle. Diary of a Swiss emigrant who joined a group in St. Louis who became known as the "Five German Boys." 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1961. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

34. Irving, Washington. The Adventures of Captain Bonneville, U.S.A. in the Rocky Mountains and the Far West. Edited by Edgeley W. Todd. Signed by Todd. 1961. Dust jacket. $65.00 *

38. Bartlett, Richard A. Great Surveys of the American West. 2nd printing. 1966. Dust jacket. $45.00 *

39. Cline, Gloria Griffen. Exploring the Great Basin. The first comprehensive account of the Great Basin from 1776 to exploration by Fremont. 1963. Dust jacket. $40.00 *

40. SOLD Miranda, Francisco de. The New Democracy in America: Travels of Francisco de Miranda in the United States, 1783-84. 1963. Dust jacket. $32.50

42. Bougainville, Louis Antoine de. Adventure in the Wilderness: The American Journals of Louis Antoine de Bougainville, 1756 - 1760. Translated by Edward P. Hamilton. Dust jacket. $75.00 *

43. Simpson, James H. Navaho Expedition: Journal of a Military Reconnaissance from Santa Fe, New Mexico, to the Navaho Country, Made in 1849 by Lieutenant James H. Simpson. Edited by Frank McNitt. 1964. Dust jacket worn on edges. $50.00 *

43. Simpson, James H. Navaho Expedition: Journal of a Military Reconnaissance from Santa Fe, New Mexico, to the Navaho Country, Made in 1849 by Lieutenant James H. Simpson. Edited by Frank McNitt. New foreword by Durwood Ball. 2003. Soft cover. $19.95 *

44. SOLD Irving, Washington. Astoria: or Anecdotes of an Enterpise Beyond the Rocky Mountains. Edited and with an Introduction by Edgeley W. Todd. 1964. Dust jacket, minor wear on edges and spine. $40.00

46. Meriwether, David. My Life in the Mountains and on the Plains: The Newly Discovered Autobiography. Edited with an introduction by Robert A. Griffen. 1965. Dust jacket. $60.00 *

47. Cook, Charles W., David E. Folsom, and William Peterson, The Valley of the Upper Yellowstone: An Exploration of the Headwaters of the Yellowstone River in the Year 1869. Edited with an introduction by Aubrey L. Haines. 1965. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

49. Loomis, Noel M. and Abraham P. Nasatir. Pedro Vial and the Roads to Santa Fe. Previous owner's bookplate on inside front cover. 1967. Soft cover with wear. $17.95 *

50. SOLD Mackenzie, Alexander. Exploring the Northwest Territory: Sir Alexander Mackenzie's Journal of a Voyage by Bark Canoe . . . in the Summer of 1789. Edited by T. H. McDonald. Dust jacket. $35.00

[51.] Turner, Henry Smith. The Original Journals of Henry Smith Turner: With Stephen Watts Kearny to New Mexico and California 1846-1847. Edited and with an introduction by Dwight L. Clarke. 1st edition. 1966. Dust jacket. $50.00 *

52. Palenque: The Walker-Caddy Expedition to the Ancient Maya City, 1839-1840. Collected and edited by David M. Pendergast. 1967. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

54. de Pourtales, Count. On the Western Tour with Washington Irving: The Journal and Letters of Count de Pourtales. Edited by George F. Spaulding. 1968. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

55. Miller, Robert Ryal. For Science and National Glory: The Spanish Scientific Expedition to America, 1862 - 1866. 1968. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

56. Gale, John. The Missouri Expedition 1818-1820: The Journal of Surgeon John Gale with Related Documents. Edited by Roger L. Nichols. 1969. Dust jacket. $17.50 *

59. Work, John. The Snake Country Expedition of 1830 - 1831: John Work's Field Journal. Edited by Francis D. Haines, Jr. Bookplate of previous owner on inside front cover. Signed by Haines. 1st. edition. 1971. Dust jacket. $25.00 *

60. des Montaignes, Francois. The Plains: Being No Less Than a Collection of Veracious Memoranda Taken During the Expedition of Exploration in the year 1845, From the western settlements of Missouri to the Mexican Border, and from Bent's Fort on the Arkansas to Fort Gibson, via South Fork of Canadian - North Mexico and North-western Texas. Edited with an introduction by Nancy Alpert Mower and Don Russell. 1972. Dust jacket. $15.00 *

61. Talbot, Theodore. Soldier in the West: Letters of Theodore Talbot During His Services in California, Mexico and Oregon, 1845-54. Edited by Robert V. Hine and Savoie Lottinville. A detailed source of information on the Fremont expedition, the conquest of California and his time in Vera Cruz. American Exploration and Travel Series. 1st edition. 1972. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

63. SOLD Paul Wilhelm, Duke of Wurttemberg. Travels in North America 1822-1824. Translated by W. Robert Nitske and edited by Savoie Lottinville. The account of a young German duke who traveled up the Mississippi from New Orleans to the new American territory, witnessing fur-trading enterprises and the Native Americans of the Plains, including the Osage, Pawnee and Arikara. This a new translation of the German 1835 text. Name of Robert Trennert penciled on front endsheet. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1973 Dust jacket with wear on edges. $27.50

64. Cline, Gloria Griffen. Peter Skene Ogden and the Hudson's Bay Company. This book provides new insights to crucial events in western American growth during the first half of the nineteenth century. 1974. Dust jacket. $50.00 *

66. Nuttall, Thomas. A Journal of Travels into the Arkansas Territory During the Year 1819. Edited by Savoie Lottinville. An account of a young Englishman whose original journal was published in 1821. 1st edition. 1980. Dust jacket. $40.00 *

66. Nuttall, Thomas. A Journal of Travels into the Arkansas Territory During the Year 1819. Edited by Savoie Lottinville. An account of a young Englishman whose original journal was published in 1821. 2012. Soft cover. $24.95 *

67. Jefferson & Southwestern Exploration: The Freeman & Custis Accounts of the Red River Expedition of 1806. Edited with introduction and epilogue by Dan L. Flores. The complete story of a scientific expedition planned by President Jefferson to reconnoiter the Louisiana Territory, led by surveyor-astronomer Thomas Freeman with Peter Custis as naturalists. The men traveled the Red River region. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1984. Dust jacket. $50.00 *

67. Jefferson & Southwestern Exploration: The Freeman & Custis Accounts of the Red River Expedition of 1806. Edited with introduction and epilogue by Dan L. Flores. The complete story of a scientific expedition planned by President Jefferson to reconnoiter the Louisiana Territory, led by surveyor-astronomer Thomas Freeman with Peter Custis as naturalists. The men traveled the Red River region. University of Oklahoma Press, 1985. Soft cover. $24.95 *

69. SOLD Mead, James R. Hunting and Trading on the Great Plains, 1859-1875. 1986. Dust jacket. $32.50

70. Columbus, Christopher. The Diario of Christopher Columbus's First Voyage to America 1492 - 1493. Transcribed and translated by Oliver Dunn and James E. Kelley, Jr. 1989. Dust jacket faded. $75 .00 *

72. SOLD Woodhouse, S. W. A Naturalist in Indian Territory: The Journals of S. W. Woodhouse, 1849-50. Edited by John Tomer & Michael Brodhead. 1992. Dust jacket. $35.00

72. Woodhouse, S. W. A Naturalist in Indian Territory: The Journals of S. W. Woodhouse, 1849-50. Edited by John Tomer & Michael Brodhead. Soft cover. $19.95 *

73. SOLD Goodman, George J. Retracing Major Stephen H. Long's 1820 Expedition: The Itinerary and Botany. 1995. Dust jacket. $42.50

74. Dodge, Richard Irving. The Black Hills Journals of Colonel Richard Irving Dodge. Edited by Wayne R. Kime. 1996. Dust jacket. $34.95 *

75. Hitchcock, Ethan Allen. A Traveler in Indian Territory: The Journal of Ethan Allen Hitchcock. Edited and annotated by Grant Foreman with a foreword by Michael D. Green. Originally published in 1930, this is compiled from his nine personal diaries of his travels and observations among the Cherokee, Creek, Seminole, Chickasaw and Choctow Indians in 1841. 1st paperback printing byUniversity of Oklahoma Press, 1996. Soft cover. $21.95 *

76. Elliott, Richard Smith. The Mexican War Correspondence of Richard Smith Elliott. Edited and annotated by Mark L. Gardner and Marc Simmons. 1997. Dust jacket. $29.95 *

79. Wood, W. Raymond. Prologue to Lewis & Clark: The Mackay and Evans Expedition. Foreword by James Ronda. The story of the last effort by Spain to gain control over the Missouri River basin in the decade before the United States purchased the Louisiana territory. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 2003. Dust jacket. $34.95 *

79. Wood, W. Raymond. Prologue to Lewis & Clark: The Mackay and Evans Expedition. Foreword by James Ronda. The story of the last effort by Spain to gain control over the Missouri River basin in the decade before the United States purchased the Louisiana territory. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 2003. Soft Cover. $19.95 *

80. Floyd, Charles. Exploring with Lewis and Clark: The 1804 Journal of Charles Floyd. Edited and with an introduction by James J. Holmberg. Foreword by Gary E. Moulton. Floyd was one of the first three men enlisted in the Corps of Discovery and became the only member to die along the route. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 2005. Dust jacket. $45.00 *



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