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Albion (Images of America)

By: Townsend, Avis A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2005

Seller ID: 2299574

ISBN: 0738539295

Condition: Near Fine


Ink name inside front wrapper. 2005 Trade Paperback. 128 pp. Albion highlights a historic community in the Lake Ontario region of western New York State. With vintage photographs and fascinating detail, the book records Courthouse Square, early salt roads and quarries, splendid cobblestone houses, the Erie Canal passing through town, famous resident George Pullman, Rich's Corners, two correctional facilities, and the outstanding garden-style Mount Albion Cemetery. View more info

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The Clantons of Tombstone

By: Traywick, Ben T.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Red Marie's Bookstore: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2288972

ISBN: 0963177273

Condition: Near Fine


First edition - a paperback original. Wrappers very lightly rubbed. 1996 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. vii, 257 pp. The Clantons were fighters and did things their own way. This eventually cost them their lives but not before drama and intrigue saturated their family name. This book is filled with documents and pictures that bring the past one step closer. View more info

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Tombstone's Boothill

By: Traywick, Ben T.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Red Marie's Bookstore: 1994

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2288973

Condition: Fine


An excellent copy. 1994 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Xi, 175 pp. The story of those buried in the Old West's first boothill and how and why they got there. View more info

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Legendary Characters of Southeast Arizona

By: Traywick, Ben T.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Red Marie's Bookstore: 1994

Seller ID: 2288975

ISBN: 1889468029

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 1994 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. v, 230 pp. A sequel to The Chronicles of Tombstone and more of those colorful characters. View more info

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Historical Documents and Photographs of Tombstone

By: Traywick, Ben T.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Red Marie's Bookstore: 1994

Edition: Revised Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2288976

ISBN: 1889468053

Condition: Fine


Signed by author without inscription. A fine copy. 1994 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. ii, 188 pp. Numerous photos, documents, letters, receipts, court and city records, licenses of the boom town days. See what the buildings and the people looked like during the violent times. View more info

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Ghost Towns and Lost Treasures

By: Traywick, Ben T.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Red Marie's Bookstore: 1994

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2288977

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by author without inscription. An excellent copy. 1994 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 199 pp. Lost mines and treasures above and below the international border, and a brief history of Cochise County, Arizona ghost towns. View more info

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Tombstone Clippings

By: Traywick, Ben T.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Red Marie's Bookstore: 1994

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2288978

ISBN: 1889468037

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1994 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xxxviii, 184 pp. The original accounts of life and happenings in Tombstone of the 1880's from the town's newspapers. View more info

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John Henry (The Doc Holliday Story)

By: Traywick, Ben T.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Red Marie's Bookstore: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2288979

Condition: Near Fine


First edition - a paperback original. Spine very lightly rubbed. 1996 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. ix, 272 pp. Within these pages Ben Traywick, Historian, recreates the saga of John Henry, the real Doc Holliday. He lived a life full of adventure. Coming from the old South, he lost his past while creating his niche in the West. This is the exciting true story of one of the men who stood with Wyatt Earp in the Gunfight at O.K. Corral, his honor and his destiny as seen through the eyes of History. View more info

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Behind the Red Lights (History of Prostitution in Tombstone)

By: Traywick, Ben T.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Red Marie's Bookstore: 1993

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2288980

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by author without inscription. Ink smudge on front wrapper. 1993 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 100 pp. The story of the ladies with their photographs. View more info

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This is Tombstone

By: Traywick, Ben T.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Red Marie's Bookstore: 1984

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2288982

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by publisher without inscription. An excellent copy. 1984 Stapled Binding. We have more books available by this author!. 40 pp. Born in 1927, the author is the former Official Tombstone Town Historian. He has written over a hundred books and pamphlets about the old mining town. He is the co-founder of the famous Wild Bunch, a group of western reenactors who have appeared in several movies. This Tombstone promotional pamphlet contains good information about Tombstone and its history from the files of The National Tombstone Epitaph. View more info

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Tombstone Paper Trails

By: Traywick, Ben T.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Red Marie's Books: 1999

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2288988

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by editor without inscription. #99 of 1000. No jacket. A very nice copy. 1999 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. iii, 268 pp. A remarkable volume, comprising thirty-five years of accumulated documents and research from the files of the official Tombstone Town Historian. This volume has been prepared so that dedicated historians, authors and collectors, will have a reference book that contains licenses, letters, checks, business cards, advertisements, arrest warrants, court records, coroner's reports, etc., related to the history of Tombstone, at their disposa... View more info

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Death's Doings in Tombstone

By: Traywick, Ben T.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Red Marie's Books: 2002

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2288989

Condition: Fine


Signed by editor without inscription. No jacket. A fine copy. 2002 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. 287 pp. Tombstone, Daily Nugget, October 18, 1881. Last night about 9 o'clock a pistol shot was heard on Allen Street and from the direction which the report came it appeared to be somewhere in the rear of the Alhambra or Occidental saloons. A policeman procured a lantern and made a search of the premises without finding any dead. It was supposed some despondent wretch had committed suicide, and therefore we are disappointed in not having a dead man for breakfast. '... View more info

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1879 Census Tombstone, as Taken by Pima County Sheriff Charles A. Shibell on September 18, 19, and 20, 1879.

By: Traywick, Ben T.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: [Red Marie's Books]: 1999

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2290884

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by editor without inscription on title page. 1999 Spiral-Bound Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. a-e, [1], 26 pp. 1999 facsimile of 1879 manuscript, with an essay entitled Tombstone - A Magic Name by editor Ben T. Traywick. Contains names, ages, and nativity of the residents at the time, plus a short history of Tombstone. View more info

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Minute Book, Common Council, Village of Tombstone: September 10, 1880 thru January 6, 1882

By: Traywick, Ben T.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Red Marie's Books: 1999

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2290885

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by editor without inscription on title page. 1999 Large Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. 166, [8] pp. 1999 facsimile of 1880s manuscript. A municipal record providing a snapshot of life in Tombstone, Arizona in the late 19th century. View more info

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Tombstone's Other Cemetery

By: Traywick, Ben T.; D. Mary

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Mary D. and Ben T. Traywick: 2005

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2288987

Condition: Fine


Signed by Ben T. Traywick without inscription. No jacket. An excellent copy. 2005 Large Hardcover. 214 pp. An interesting volume, featuring accumulated research of the graves and those buried in the Tombstone Cemetery not Boothill. Some very historical people occupy plots in this cemetery and the authors have found and identified them! An invaluable tool to the researcher/author of Tombstone history. View more info

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History of the Town of Ontario 1807-1957

By: Trimble, Augusta; et al

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Bel-Gra Print Shop: 1957

Seller ID: 2286992

Condition: Good


Front hinge just beginning to loosen. Printed family trees laid in, including one enclosed in a Fee Brothers envelope with a letter. 1957 Large Hardcover. 136 pp. 12 x 9. Ontario is a town in the northwest corner of Wayne County, New York, United States. The population was 9,778 at the 2000 census. The town is named after the Great Lake on its northern border. - Wikipedia View more info

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The Winning of the Bronze Cross: The Adventures of a Boy Scout

By: Tull, Jewell Bothwell

Price: $75.00

Publisher: The Educator Supply Co.: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2260749

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Owner bookplate and ink number on front endpaper. 1915 Hard Cover. 144 pp. 8vo. A novel written for a juvenile audience, and featuring a Boy Scout as the protagonist. The author was a professor at Cornell College in Idaho, and wrote poems, short stories, plays, and novels. This work appears rather scarce: at the time of our research, no copies are available in the trade, and only 4 copies are shown in institutional holdings on OCLC. View more info

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George Turner's Book of Gun Fighters

By: Tuner, George

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Baxter Lane Co.: 1972

Seller ID: 2280230

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 1972 Stapled Binding. 64 pp. CONTENTS: Billy the Kid; Jesse James; Younger Brothers; Bob & Charles Ford; Wild Bill Hickock; Butch Cassidy; Sundance Kid; Kid Curry; Harry Tracy; Deaf Charley Hanks; Joaquin Murietta; Black Bart; Wyatt Earp; Doc Holliday; Bat Masterson; Wes Hardin; Dalton Gang; Doolin-Daltin Gang; Black Jack Ketchum; Sam Bass; Sheriff Plummer; Catfish Kid; Belle Starr; Ben Thompson; King Fisher; Bill Longley; Jim Courtright; Luke Short; Long Nose George. View more info

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The Earps Talk (The Early West Series)

By: Turner, Alford E.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Early West Series / Creative Publishing Company: 1982

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2290886

ISBN: 0932702058

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing. Edges faintly foxed, jacket lightly rubbed and toned. 1982 Hard Cover. xviii, 193, [3] pp. 8vo. It was cold on October 26, 1881. They wore black under their greatcoats. They went up Fourth Street and turned left at Fremont. Walking four abreast, they looked beyond the entrance of the O.K. Corral to a vacant lot where the McLaury's and Clanton's were waiting. Walk with the Earp brothers and Doc Holliday into this vacant lot where they faced their enemy, close enough to them to touch their gun barrels. History was made here. This was the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral. Read the word-f... View more info

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The O.K. Corral Inquest (The Early West Series)

By: Turner, Alford E.; Lake, Stuart N.; Boyer, Glenn G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Early West Series / Creative Publishing Company: 1992

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2290888

ISBN: 0932702147

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing. Jacket a bit rubbed with 1/2 inch closed tear on top corner, top edge faintly foxed. 1992 Hard Cover. 255, [1] pp. 8vo. Introduction by Stuart N. Lake (author of Wyatt Earp: Frontier Marshal, the book that elevated Earp to folk hero status), preface by Glenn G. Boyer, illustrations by James H. Earle. This volume contains the most complete record of the coroner's inquest and the hearing that followed the gunfight at the O.K. Corral. It was fitting that this firsthand material was published on the one hundredth anniversary of the fight in 1981. View more info

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Rediscovering America: John Muir in His Time and Ours

By: Turner, Frederick

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Sierra Club Books: 1985

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2206223

ISBN: 0871567040

Condition: Good


1st printing. Spine and front and rear wrappers creased, general light wear. 1985 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 417 pp. A splendidly written and authoritative biography of one of America's greatest naturalists and the founder of the Sierra Club, illuminating Muir's colorful character and his unique environmental vision.  KEYWORDS: FREDERICK TURNER JOHN MUIR REDISCOVERING AMERICA HISTORY BIOGRAPHY NATURE NATURAL HISTORY SIERRA CLUB NATURALIST View more info

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History of the Pioneer Settlement of Phelps and Gorham's Purchase, and Morris' Reserve; Embracing the Counties of Monroe, Ontario, Livingston, Yates, Steuben, Most of Wayne and Allegany, and Parts of Orleans, Genesee and Wyoming, to Which is Added, a Supplement, or Extension of the Pioneer History of Monroe County. The Whole Preceded by Some Account of French and English Dominion - Border Wars of the Revolution - Indian Councils and Land Cessions - The Progress of Settlement Westward from the Valley of the Mohawk - Early Difficulties with the Indians - Our Immediate Predecessors the Senecas - With 'A Glance at the Iroquois'

By: Turner, O. [Orsamus]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: James Brunner, Publisher: 1976

Seller ID: 2290425

Condition: Near Fine


Folding map laid in. 1976 Hard Cover. viii, 588 pp. Facsimile of 1851 original, with 1946 name index bound in after text. The Phelps and Gorham Purchase was the purchase in 1788 of the pre-emptive right to some 6,000,000 acres (24,000 km²) of land in western New York State for $1,000,000 (roughly equivalent to $20,000,000,000 in 2005). This was all land in western New York west of Seneca Lake between Lake Ontario and the Pennsylvania border. The purchasers were Oliver Phelps and Nathaniel Gorham, both of Massachusetts, and the seller was the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. (In some discussions... View more info

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History of the Pioneer Settlement of Phelps and Gorham's Purchase, and Morris' Reserve; Embracing the Counties of Monroe, Ontario, Livingston, Yates, Steuben, Most of Wayne and Allegany, and Parts of Orleans, Genesee and Wyoming, to Which is Added, a Supplement, or Extension of the Pioneer History of Monroe County. The Whole Preceded by Some Account of French and English Dominion - Border Wars of the Revolution - Indian Councils and Land Cessions - The Progress of Settlement Westward from the Valley of the Mohawk - Early Difficulties with the Indians - Our Immediate Predecessors the Senecas - With 'A Glance at the Iroquois'

By: Turner, O. [Orsamus]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: James Brunner, Publisher: 1976

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2291258

Condition: Very Good


Fold-out map laid in. Top edge foxed. 1976 Hard Cover. viii, 588 pp. Facsimile of 1851 original, with 1946 name index bound in after text. The Phelps and Gorham Purchase was the purchase in 1788 of the pre-emptive right to some 6,000,000 acres (24,000 km²) of land in western New York State for $1,000,000 (roughly equivalent to $20,000,000,000 in 2005). This was all land in western New York west of Seneca Lake between Lake Ontario and the Pennsylvania border. The purchasers were Oliver Phelps and Nathaniel Gorham, both of Massachusetts, and the seller was the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. (In... View more info

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The Proud Diggers (Dell 844)

By: Turner, William O.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Dell: 1954

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2297549

Condition: Very Good


First printing. Top edge of front wrapper and blurb page slightly clipped, general light wear. 1954 Mass Market Paperback. 191 pp. Idaho Territory--where gold was plentiful and life was cheap. When the people of Bannack, Idaho Territory, heard of the new gold strike in Alder Gulch they almost deserted Bannack in twenty-four hours, though Alder Gulch offered no more than a hint of treasure below ground, and hardship above. But in a matter of days Virginia City sprang up in Alder Gulch-a booming, overcrowded, lawless town. View more info

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Blind Trail at Sunrise

By: Tuttle, W. C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Royce Publishers: 1945

Seller ID: 2299462

Condition: Very Good


Wrappers creased. 1945 Stapled Binding. 128 pp. A story of daring, dynamite, and danger. View more info

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Roughing It

By: Twain, Mark [Clemens, Samuel Langhorne]

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: American Publishing Company: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2288764

Condition: Very Good


First edition, first state (BAL 3337) with ad on p. 592. Edges rubbed (fore edge exposed), single gathering sprung, a few pages faintly foxed. 1872 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xviii, 591, [7] pp. 8vo. Two engraved frontispieces, six plates in text. Numerous engravings throughout. Roughing It is a book of semi-autobiographical travel literature written by American humorist Mark Twain. It was written during 1870–71 and published in 1872 as a prequel to his first book Innocents Abroad. This book tells of Twain's adventures prior to his pleasure cruise related in In... View more info

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Roughing It

By: Twain, Mark [Clemens, Samuel Langhorne]

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: American Publishing Company: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2288765

Condition: Very Good


First edition, first state (BAL 3337), one of two variants, this example including the ad on p. 592. Corners exposed, 1 inch tear on spine head, dime-sized spot on front board,. 1872 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xviii, 591, [7] pp. 8vo. Two engraved frontispieces, six plates in text. Numerous engravings throughout. Roughing It is a book of semi-autobiographical travel literature written by American humorist Mark Twain. It was written during 1870–71 and published in 1872 as a prequel to his first book Innocents Abroad. This book tells of Twain's adventures prior t... View more info

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Roughing It

By: Twain, Mark [Clemens, Samuel Langhorne]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: American Publishing Company: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2288766

Condition: Good


First edition, second state (BAL 3337). Backstrip repaired by previous owner, corners exposed, hinges and title page loosening, rear board lightly stained, front and end matter toned. 1872 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xviii, 591, [7] pp. 8vo. Two engraved frontispieces, six plates in text. Numerous engravings throughout. Roughing It is a book of semi-autobiographical travel literature written by American humorist Mark Twain. It was written during 1870–71 and published in 1872 as a prequel to his first book Innocents Abroad. This book tells of Twain's adventures p... View more info

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Roughing It

By: Twain, Mark [Clemens, Samuel Langhorne]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: American Publishing Company: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2288767

Condition: Good


First edition, second state (BAL 3337). Edges heavily rubbed with loss from corners, internal split in spine cloth, binding shaken, ink name and owner stamp on prelims (this copy was owned by Seth Jay F. Bush, an impersonator and dramatic and humorous reader from East Kendall, NY). 1872 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xviii, 591, [7] pp. 8vo. Two engraved frontispieces, six plates in text. Numerous engravings throughout. Roughing It is a book of semi-autobiographical travel literature written by American humorist Mark Twain. It was written during 1870–71 and publish... View more info

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Life on the Mississippi

By: Twain, Mark; Wagenknecht, Edward; Wager, Willis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Heritage Press: 1944

Seller ID: 2281285

Condition: Very Good


Lacks slipcase and Sandglass insert. Spine slightly toned. 1944 Hard Cover. xxviii, 418 pp. 8vo. Twain's classic memoir, with color plates by Thomas Hart Benton, an introduction by Edward Wagenknecht, and a number of previously suppressed passages, now printed for the first time, and edited with a note by Willis Wager. A memoir by Mark Twain of his days as a steamboat pilot on the Mississippi River before the American Civil War, and also a travel book, recounting his trip along the Mississippi River from St. Louis to New Orleans many years after the War. View more info