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Southwest, Allen, John Houghton
1 Allen, John Houghton Southwest
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott (1952). First Edition Very Good Very Good Paul Laune 
Cloth. 220 pages. Name stamp of author Charles Convis. Bookstore sticker to front free endpaper. Price-clipped dust jacket has small chips and tears. Contents clean and tight. 
Price: 21.95 USD
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The Green Pope, Asturias, Miguel Angel; Rabassa, Gregory (Translator)
2 Asturias, Miguel Angel; Rabassa, Gregory (Translator) The Green Pope
New York Delacorte Press (1971). First American Edition Very Good Very Good 
Cloth. 386 pages. Dust jacket has small chips and tears and some wrinkling. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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Boomtown Saloons: Archaeology and History in Virginia City, Dixon, Kelly J.
3 Dixon, Kelly J. Boomtown Saloons: Archaeology and History in Virginia City
Reno, Nevada University of Nevada Press (2005). 0874176085 / 9780874176087 First Edition Fine Very Good 
Red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. xxiii, 219 pages. Illustrated. Bibliography. Index. Inscribed to previous owner and signed by the author. A clean, attractive copy. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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The Public Domain: Its History, With Statistics, Donaldson, Thomas
4 Donaldson, Thomas The Public Domain: Its History, With Statistics
Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office 1884 Good 
Third edition, revised. Cloth with gilt lettering to spine. xi, 1343 pages. Index. Badly shaken. Boards are nearly detached and held on with clear plastic tape. Previous owner's name. Foxing and soiling to page edges. Some tears to seams of maps. All of the maps and diagrams are present. Scarce. 
Price: 395.00 USD
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Wah-to-Yah & the Taos Trail, Garrard, Lewis H.
5 Garrard, Lewis H. Wah-to-Yah & the Taos Trail
Palo Alto, CA American West 1968 Very Good Very Good Mallette Dean 
Reprint. Cloth. Map endpapers. [xx], 289 pages. Introduction by Carl I. Wheat. Boards slightly bowed, dust jacket has small chips and tears. Contents clean and tight. 
Price: 21.95 USD
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Old Heart of Nevada: Ghost Towns and Mining Camps of Elko County, Hall, Shawn
6 Hall, Shawn Old Heart of Nevada: Ghost Towns and Mining Camps of Elko County
Reno, Nevada University of Nevada Press (1998). 0874172950 / 9780874172959 First Edition Very Good 
Trade paperback. xii, 308 pages. Illustrated. Bibliography. Index. Has a couple of small stains to fore edges. A solid copy with only light wear. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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The Hand-Book to Arizona: Its Resources, History, Towns, Mines, Ruins and Scenery, Hinton, Richard J.
7 Hinton, Richard J. The Hand-Book to Arizona: Its Resources, History, Towns, Mines, Ruins and Scenery
San Francisco / New York Payot, Upham & Co. / American News Co. 1878 Good 
Flexible cloth. 431, ci, 43 pages. Illustrated. Two fold-out maps. Ads. Some wear to binding, covers curling. Front hinge started. Price to front paste-down endpaper. Previous owner's name in pencil. Moisture stains to many pages. Scarce. 
Price: 195.00 USD
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The Countersign: A Story of Tibet, Jones, Claude P.
8 Jones, Claude P. The Countersign: A Story of Tibet
Boston Richard G. Badger 1909 First Edition Very Good 
Green cloth with paste-down illustration to front board. 305 pages. Frontispiece. Some wear to binding including bump to front board. Spine darkened. Soiling to top edges. Scarce. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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Chronicles of San Andreas, Joy, Emmet P.
9 Joy, Emmet P. Chronicles of San Andreas
Murphys, CA Old Timer's Museum 1972 First Edition Very Good 
Stapled booklet with paper covers. 52 pages. Illustrated. A clean copy with little wear. Brochure from Calavares County Historical Museum laid in. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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A Man in the Wheatfield, Laxalt, Robert
10 Laxalt, Robert A Man in the Wheatfield
New York Harper & Row (1964). 087417130X / 9780874171303 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
178 pages. Inscribed to previous owner and signed by the author in 1964. Dust jacket has small chips and tears and some faint stains. Contents clean and tight. Novel of Italian immigrants in Nevada by the author of Sweet Promised Land, The Basque Hotel and other entertaining books. 
Price: 27.95 USD
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Nonsense Novels, Leacock, Stephen
11 Leacock, Stephen Nonsense Novels
New York Dodd, Mead & Co. 1923 Very Good John Kettelwell 
Reprint. Green cloth. 229 pages. Eight color plates. No dust jacket. Bookplate. A solid copy with only light wear. 
Price: 24.95 USD
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The Land of Poco Tiempo, Lummis, Charles F.
12 Lummis, Charles F. The Land of Poco Tiempo
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1923 Very Good 
Reprint. Cloth. xii, 310 pages. Illustrated. No dust jacket. Minor soiling to cloth, spine faded. Contents solid. Historical Society of New Mexico membership card laid in. 
Price: 24.95 USD
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Ralston's Ring: California Plunders the Comstock Lode, Lyman, George D.
13 Lyman, George D. Ralston's Ring: California Plunders the Comstock Lode
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1955 Very Good 
Later printing. Brick-colored cloth with gilt lettering. Pictorial endpapers. xii, 368 pages. Illustrated. No dust jacket. Spine faded. Minor wear to binding. Contents solid. 
Price: 21.95 USD
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The Saga of the Comstock Lode: Boom Days in Virginia City, Lyman, George D.
14 Lyman, George D. The Saga of the Comstock Lode: Boom Days in Virginia City
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1937 Very Good 
Later printing. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Illustrated endpapers. xii, 407 pages. Illustrated. Index. Gift inscription to previous owner. No dust jacket. Minor wear to binding. Contents solid. "The early boom days of Virginia City are retold in vivacious style, with anecdotes from reminiscences of oldtimers." - Paher 
Price: 21.95 USD
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Tombstone's Epitaph, Martin, Douglas D.
15 Martin, Douglas D. Tombstone's Epitaph
No place University of New Mexico Press (1953). Very Good 
Second printing. Cloth. Illustrated endpapers. xii, 272 pages. No dust jacket. A solid copy with only light wear. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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Great Basin Rock Art: Archaeological Perspectives, Quinlan, Angus R. (Editor)
16 Quinlan, Angus R. (Editor) Great Basin Rock Art: Archaeological Perspectives
Reno, Nevada University of Nevada Press (2007). 0874176964 / 9780874176964 Very Good Very Good 
Second printing. Cloth with gilt lettering to spine. viii, 184 pages. Bibliography. Index. A clean, attractive copy. "In Great Basin Rock Art, twelve well-established rock art researchers examine a number of significant sites from the dual perspectives of settlement archaeology and contemporary Native American interpretations of the role of rock art in their cultural past. The authors demonstrate how modern archaeological methodology and interpretations are providing a rich physical and cultural context for these ancient and hitherto puzzling artifacts. They offer exciting new insights into the lives of North America's first inhabitants." 
Price: 21.95 USD
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Pioneers of the Ponderosa: How Washoe Valley Rescued the Comstock, Ratay, Myra Sauer
17 Ratay, Myra Sauer Pioneers of the Ponderosa: How Washoe Valley Rescued the Comstock
Sparks, NV Western Printing & Publishing (1973). 0912814021 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Map endpapers. xiii, 470 pages. Illustrated. Fold-out map. Bibliography. Index. Address sticker. Dust jacket has chips and tears. Contents clean and tight. Scarce. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Golden Gate: The Story of San Francisco Harbor, Riesenberg, Felix, Jr.
18 Riesenberg, Felix, Jr. Golden Gate: The Story of San Francisco Harbor
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1940 Very Good Very Good 
Second printing. Red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. 347, xii pages. Illustrated. Bibliography. Index. Bookstore sticker to front flap of jacket. A solid copy with only light wear. 
Price: 21.95 USD
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Pioneer Stories of Arizona's Verde Valley, The Verde Valley Pioneers Association
19 The Verde Valley Pioneers Association Pioneer Stories of Arizona's Verde Valley
No place The Verde Valley Pioneers Association 1954 Very Good 
Revised edition. Paper covers. xvi, 219 pages. Photos. Index. Previous owner's name to front cover. Small circular stain to front cover. A solid copy with only light wear. 
Price: 21.95 USD
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The Unspiked Rail: Memoir of a Nevada Rebel, Zanjani, Sally Springmeyer
20 Zanjani, Sally Springmeyer The Unspiked Rail: Memoir of a Nevada Rebel
Reno, NV University of Nevada Press 1981 0874170648 / 9780874170641 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
xix, 401 pages. Photos. Bibliography. Index. Price-clipped dust jacket. Contents clean and tight. 
Price: 21.95 USD
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