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Cactus Country, Abbey, Edward
1 Abbey, Edward Cactus Country
New York Time-Life Books (1973). First Edition Very Good 
Glossy pictorial boards with cloth spine. 184 pp. Illustrated. Bibliography. No dust jacket. Spine faded. A clean, attractive copy. "Explores the landforms, animal life, plants, and meteorological conditions found in the Sonoran Desert of southern Arizona and northern Mexico." 
Price: 19.95 USD
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Mustang: Life and Legends of Nevada's Wild Horses, Amaral, Anthony
2 Amaral, Anthony Mustang: Life and Legends of Nevada's Wild Horses
Reno, NV University of Nevada Press 1977 087417046X / 9780874170467 First Edition Very Good Very Good Craig Sheppard 
Cloth. xiv, 156 pp. Photos. Signed by the author. Jacket has a couple of short tears. A clean book with little wear. "Contributes to the literature of the American West and admirably deals with a vanishing and endangered animal that contributed greatly to western history and folklore." - JotW 
Price: 95.00 USD
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History of Nevada with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of its Prominent Men and Pioneers, Angel, Myron (Ed.) (Thompson & West)
3 Angel, Myron (Ed.) (Thompson & West) History of Nevada with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of its Prominent Men and Pioneers
Berkeley, CA Howell-North Books 1958 Very Good Very Good 
Reproduction. Black cloth with gilt lettering. Map endpapers. 680 pp. Illustrated. Introduction by David F. Myrick. Jacket has many chips and tears. Contents clean and tight. "Here is a complete facsimile reprint of the...'Thompson & West' history, with a valuable introduction by David F. Myrick. He offers interesting background and calls attention to several inaccuracies in the 1881 work." - Paher 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Murder at the ABA: A Puzzle in Four Days and Sixty Scenes, Asimov, Isaac
4 Asimov, Isaac Murder at the ABA: A Puzzle in Four Days and Sixty Scenes
New York Doubleday & Co. 0385113056 / 9780385113052 Very Good Very Good 
Later printing. Cloth spine with gilt lettering. 230 pp. Price-clipped dust jacket has a couple of tears. A solid copy. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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Doctor Copernicus, Banville, John
5 Banville, John Doctor Copernicus
New York W. W. Norton & Co. (1976). 0393087573 / 9780393087574 First American Edition Very Good Very Good 
Cloth spine with gilt lettering. 241 pages. Has small moisture stains to bottom of front board and interior of jacket. Lower corner of jacket flap clipped. Contents clean and tight. "Winner of the James Tait Black Memorial Prize in 1976, this historical novel is based on the life of Nicholas Koppernigk, better known as Copernicus, whose ideas and writings shattered the medieval view of the universe." 
Price: 45.00 USD
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A Window in Thrums, Barrie, J. M.
6 Barrie, J. M. A Window in Thrums
Chicago Rand, McNally & Co. Very Good 
Reprint. No date. Circa 1910. Cloth with gilt lettering and decoration. Top edges gilt. 234 pp. Bookplate missing from front paste-down. A solid copy with only light wear. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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The Little Minister, Barrie, J. M.
7 Barrie, J. M. The Little Minister
New York A. L. Burt Very Good Good 
Reprint (ca. 1934). Purple cloth with silver lettering to spine. ix, 454 pp. Previous owner's name and address to verso of front endpaper. Fragile dust jacket has a few chips and the front flap is detached. Includes b&w stills from the movie starring John Beal and Katharine Hepburn. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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Nevada Official Centennial Magazine, 1864-1964, Bell, Charles R. (Ed.)
8 Bell, Charles R. (Ed.) Nevada Official Centennial Magazine, 1864-1964
Las Vegas, NV Charles R. Bell 1964 Very Good 
Pictorial paper covers. 192 pp. Illustrated. A clean copy with little wear. Articles on Phil M. Tobin, the birth and early days of Nevada, Ghost Towns, art in Nevada, early aviation, Reno, Las Vegas, Lake Tahoe, Virginia City, Tonopah and Goldfield, railroads, and more. Uncommon. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Something to Remember Me By, Bellow, Saul
9 Bellow, Saul Something to Remember Me By
New York Viking (1991). 0670842168 / 9780670842162 Very Good Very Good 
Second printing. x, 222 pages. Signed by the author on a commemorative Boston University bookplate. A clean, attractive copy. "Brings together three of Bellow's best works of short fiction -- 'Theft,' 'The Bellarosa Connection,' and 'Something to Remember Me By' -- in an anthology that marks the peak of his artistic powers." 
Price: 70.00 USD
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Melody: The Magazine of Words and Music, Vol. 1 No. 7, Bruce, Robert (Editor)
10 Bruce, Robert (Editor) Melody: The Magazine of Words and Music, Vol. 1 No. 7
New York Engel-van Wiseman Very Good 
September 1935. Magazine. 16 pages. Illustrated. Cover photo of Gladys Swarthout. Contains Secrets of Songwriting by Sammy Lerner (best known for the theme song for Popeye); an article on the Mills Cavalcade Orchestra; the sheet music for four songs; Record Releases; and ads. The rear cover features Cab Calloway. 
Price: 17.95 USD
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The Hot-Wired Dodo: Book Three of The Wonderland Gambit, Chalker, Jack L.
11 Chalker, Jack L. The Hot-Wired Dodo: Book Three of The Wonderland Gambit
New York Del Rey (1997). 0345386922 / 9780345386922 First Edition Fine 
Trade paperback. viii, 355 pp. A clean, attractive copy. "When reality itself can't be trusted, the only option may be madness..." 
Price: 24.95 USD
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The Track of the Cat, Clark, Walter Van Tilburg
12 Clark, Walter Van Tilburg The Track of the Cat
New York Random House (1949). Very Good Very Good 
Second printing. Cloth with gilt lettering to spine. 404 pages. Jacket has small chips and tears. A solid copy. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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Professional Secrets: An Autobiography of Jean Cocteau, Cocteau, Jean; Phelps, Robert (Editor); Howard, Richard (Translator)
13 Cocteau, Jean; Phelps, Robert (Editor); Howard, Richard (Translator) Professional Secrets: An Autobiography of Jean Cocteau
New York Farrar, Straus & Giroux (1970). First Edition Very Good Very Good 
Paper-covered boards with cloth spine. xiii, 331 pages. Illustrated. Jacket has some wrinkling, a faded spine, and a small stain to front flap. Contents clean and tight. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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The Illustrated Koka Shastra: Medieval Indian Writings on Love Based on the Kama Sutra, Comfort, Alex (Translator)
14 Comfort, Alex (Translator) The Illustrated Koka Shastra: Medieval Indian Writings on Love Based on the Kama Sutra
New York Simon & Schuster (1997). 0684839814 / 9780684839813 First American Edition Fine Fine 
128 pp. Illustrated. Bibliography. A clean, attractive copy. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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The Public Burning, Coover, Robert
15 Coover, Robert The Public Burning
New York Viking (1977). 067058200X / 9780670582006 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
White cloth spine with blue lettering. x, 534 pp. Jacket has a couple of tears and a faded spine. The price is intact. Contents clean and tight. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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Reno Reveries, Curtis, Leslie
16 Curtis, Leslie Reno Reveries
Reno, Nevada Armanko Stationery Co. (1924). First Edition Very Good 
Black cloth. 103 pages. Illustrated. No dust jacket. "1924" in ink to front free endpaper. Light wear to binding. A solid copy. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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Dali by Dali, Dali, Salvador
17 Dali, Salvador Dali by Dali
New York Abrams (1970). 0810900718 / 9780810900714 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
Translated by Eleanor R. Morse. 157 pp. Nicely illustrated. Light wear to dust jacket. Contents clean and tight. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Working Men: Stories, Dorris, Michael
18 Dorris, Michael Working Men: Stories
New York Holt (1993). 0805022961 / 9780805022964 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
Signed by the author. Tiniest bit of wear (no tears) to dust jacket. Contents clean and tight. "Fourteen handsomely crafted stories showing sympathy for a broad range of mostly male characters - from stalwart small-town workingmen to a homosexual traveling salesman and an obedient Native American boy on the verge of marriage..." - Kirkus 
Price: 29.95 USD
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The Pony Express, Dubois, Gaylord
19 Dubois, Gaylord The Pony Express
New York Artists & Writers Guild 1944 First Edition Very Good Sydney Fletcher 
Paper-covered boards. 32 pages. Previous owner's name, neatly. Some paper loss to spine. Contents solid. Nicely illustrated. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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The Stain, Ducornet, Rikki
20 Ducornet, Rikki The Stain
New York Grove Press (1984). 0394542843 / 9780394542843 First American Edition Very Good Very Good 
Quarter cloth with silver lettering. 191 pp. Ink mark to bottom edges. A solid copy with only light wear. "Ducornet weaves an intricate design of fantasy and reality, at once surreal, hilarious, and terrifying." 
Price: 17.95 USD
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