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Mountin' Man

By: Baker, H. Ray

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Golden Bell Press: 1964-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3-3-1452

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed and inscribed by the author, "Best Wishes to Bill Lay, Evil Companion, fellow 'warbler' and good guy from 'the author' H. Ray Baker." Red Cloth. Ray bought a mountain ranch once without talking to anyone. That's what the book is about---a mountain ranch and a triumphant tenderfoot, triumphant because he finally got rid of it. How Ray financed a mountain ranch, supported a hired man who was too busy to work, fed and clothed a wife and two children, acquired a "Hereford Herd," bought a "blooded" bull of doubtful ancestry, and all the while worked as art director fo... View more info

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Conoco: 125 years of energy

By: Banham, Russ

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Greenwich: 2000-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55-5-40

ISBN: 0944641385

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


First edition. Presentation letter from Archie W. Dunham, CEO of Conoco is signed and taped to the front endpaper. Front board has slight warp. Pastedown has one corner that is creased. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. The history of the first 125 years of the oil and gas producer. Includes a chapter on the famed 101 Ranch in Oklahoma. Great color and black and white photographs. 276 pages including the Index. View more info

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The Disappeared (A Joe Pickett Novel)

By: Box, C. J.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: 2018-03-27

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18-6-6

ISBN: 0399176624

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.Wyoming's new governor isn't sure what to make of Joe Pickett, but he has a job for him that is extremely delicate. A prominent female British executive never came home from the high end guest ranch she was visiting, and the British Embassy is pressing hard. Pickett knows that happens sometimes, these ranches are stocked with handsome young cowboys, and "ranch romances" aren't uncommon. But no sign of her months after she vanished,that suggests... View more info

Disappeared, The (Joe Pickett) Audio

By: Box, C.J.; Chandler, David [Narrator]

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Recorded Books: 2018-03-27

Seller ID: aud18-10-6

ISBN: 1501965824

Condition: Used: Very Good


Used. Listened to once. 10 CD's in box. 11.25 hours. Unabridged. Read by David Chandler. Box may show wear, like rubbing or crushing.Wyoming's new governor isn't sure what to make of Joe Pickett, but he has a job for him that is extremely delicate. A prominent female British executive never came home from the high end guest ranch she was visiting, and the British Embassy is pressing hard. Pickett knows that happens sometimes, these ranches are stocked with handsome young cowboys, and 'ranch romances" aren't uncommon. But no sign of her months after she vanished. That suggests something e... View more info

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The Last Cowboys: A Pioneer Family in the New West

By: Branch, John

Price: $85.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 2018-05-15

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4-2-1827

ISBN: 0393292347

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on half title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.John Branch delivers an epic and intimate family story deep in the American grain. Written with great lyricism and filled with vivid scenes of ranch life and the high drama of saddle bronc competition, The Last Cowboys chronicles three years in the life of the Wrights, each culminating in rodeo's National Finals in Las Vegas. Will Bill and Evelyn be able to hold the family together as rodeo injuries pile up and one of their sons goes off on a reli... View more info

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Murder Unleashed: A Novel

By: Brown, Rita Mae

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 2011-10-04

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15-4-1

ISBN: 0345511832

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover. Settling into ranch life outside Reno, Nevada, with her gregarious great-aunt Jeep Reed and Jeep's German Shepherd, King, former Wall Street trader Mags doesn't miss the cutthroat world of investment banking, because its destructive tentacles have reached westward to the Silver State. The foreclosure crisis has taken a huge bite out of the local real estate market, where rows of homes sit unsold and forsaken, but not empty. View more info

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Moving Serafina

By: Cherry, Bob

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Texas Christian University Press: 2007-08-28

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3-5-923

ISBN: 0875653561

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Inscribed to Matthew with Best Wishes, Bob Cherry. Dust jacket is rubbe and lightly chipped. Bar code on back cover has a star punched out of it. Sticky residue on endpaper from previous sticker.Gold foil sticker on cover of dust jacket that says, compliments of the publisher. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Late in life, Clayton Elliot faces long-deferred hard choices. Circumstances force him to bury his recently deceased wife, Adelita, in the little West Texas border town of Solitario instead of next to their three-year-old daughter on their hardpan ranch. To pay for Adelita's cance... View more info

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The Girls SIGNED

By: Cline, Emma

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Random House: 2016-06-14

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4-5-1639

ISBN: 081299860X

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.Northern California, during the violent end of the 1960s. At the start of summer, a lonely and thoughtful teenager, Evie Boyd, sees a group of girls in the park, and is immediately caught by their freedom, their careless dress, their dangerous aura of abandon. Soon, Evie is in thrall to Suzanne, a mesmerizing older girl, and is drawn into the circle of a soon to be infamous cult and the man who is its charismatic leader. Hidden in the hills, their sprawling ranch is eerie and run down, bu... View more info

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Clyde Baker's Modern Gunsmithing : A Revision of the Classic

By: Clyde Baker; John E Traister [Editor]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Stackpole Books: 1981-06-01

Seller ID: 3-4-1503

ISBN: 0811709833

Condition: Used: Good


Corner and edgewear. Corners bumped. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Small stain on outside page edges. The original work was written for the ordinary gun-crank for use with the tools and facilities of the average home, farm or ranch-eliminating the need for elaborate power tools to carry out the many ideas and suggestions. The publishers have tried to retain this format in this current edition, yet, introduce modern tools and techniques that were not available when this book was originally written. View more info

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Kendall of the Picayune :SIGNED Being his adventures in New Orleans, on the Texan Santa Fe expedition, in the Mexican War, and in the colonization of the Texas frontier

By: Copeland, Fayette

Price: $90.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press: 1943-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4-5-1704

ISBN: 0806108517

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Tan Cloth, 351 pages. Dust jacket is rubbed, chipped, creased and price clipped. DJ also has small stains on edges and flaps. Pages are yellowing. Overall inside pages are clean and binding is tight. Inscribed and double signed.1. Inscribed to Mrs. Gilbert M. Denman and signed by Georgina Kendall Fellowes.The book is dedicated to Georgina Kendall Fellowes who is the daughter of George Wilkins Kendall...."but Punnie to 'us all' Perhaps after reading the 'Reflections of a little girl' you may enjoy the story of her 'folks' as told in 'Kendall of the Picayune' and find a touch of her individual... View more info

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Cattle Kings of Texas, Limited Edition

By: Douglas, C. L

Price: $95.00

Publisher: State House Press: 1989-01-01

Seller ID: 1-2-1409

ISBN: 0938349465

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Limited edition #23 of 50. Tan buckram with leather spine and gilt title. No slipcase.Boards slightly warped. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Cattle ranching and trail herds.Contents include: The first beef barons roamed the banks of the Jordan, Spanish rancheros cleared way for American stockmen, Shanghai Pierce, How the term maverick originated, they created a buffer state between two nations, How Abel Borden, Shanghai Pierces' nephew brought India's sacred cattle to America, How John Chisum fought Apaches and thieves to found a 200 mile cattle empire, JA Ranch of today stands as a m... View more info

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On the last frontier: A history of Upton County, Texas First Edition

By: Eagleton, N. Ethie

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Texas Western Press, University of Texas at El Paso: 1971-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: b2-3-1703

ISBN: 0874040272

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


First Edition. Dust jacket has tanning on edges and small stains near spine. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.History of West Texas county of Upton. Includes: Lay of the Land, the Forerunners, Organization, Towns, Oil, Biographies, BSA Troop 31 in 1931, Survey, McElroy Ranch Co. Historical markers and more. Illustrated with black and white photographs. View more info

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Oldtimers Frontier Days in Uvalde Section of South West Texas

By: Fenley, Florence

Price: $160.00

Publisher: State House Press: 1991

Seller ID: 000723

Condition: Near Fine


Rust Cloth Hardcover, 266 pages, 9 1/4" tall, Back cloth has has white spots. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.This regional history of Uvalde County and the surrounding ranch country contains stories told by the old-timers themselves in their own language. Included is good material on Ike Pryor and cowboys who worked for him. In addition to new oral histories gathered from pioneers, Fenley searched the files of the Uvalde Leader-News and the Cattleman magazine for additional biographies. View more info

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From Muskets to Mohair History of Fort Terrett Signed [Hardcover] by King, Grace

By: Grace King; Illustrator-Clyde Heron

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Texian Press: 1992-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 578

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by Grace King and Gem Meacham. First edition, limited to 1,500 copies. Fine Light rub on bottom corner. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Complete history of little known frontier outpost in Sutton county which is now part of the ranch headquarters. Two parts: The Fort, The Terrett Ranch. View more info

Silencer: A Novel (Thorn Mysteries)

By: Hall, James W.; Sala, Ed [Narrator]

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Tantor Audio: 2010-02-01

Seller ID: aud17-7-15

ISBN: 1400165571

Condition: Used: Very Good


Used. Listened to once. 1 MP3 CD in clamshell box. 9.5 hours. Unabridged. Read by Ed Sala. Box may show wear, like rubbing or crushing.Earl Hammond, the wealthy patriarch of a family of ranchers, lies dead, shot just as he was to donate his Coquina Ranch to the state to preserve it from developers. Spearheading the plan to save this environmental treasure was Thorn, a reluctant heir to a secret family fortune, who now finds himself in terrible danger as well. A pair of deviant brothers, both contract killers, kidnap and imprison him in a sinkhole, a dungeon from which there is no escape. View more info

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Fifty Years on Old Frontier Cowboy Hunter James Cook [Hardcover]

By: James H. Cook

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1923-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 615

Condition: Collectible: Good


Dark Blue Cloth Hardcover, 291 pages, 9 1/2" tall, First edition with an introduction by Brigadier General Charles King. Spine and edges show moderate cloth deterioration. Front endpaper has 2" tear across bottom corner. Name on endpaper. Foxing on pages around plates. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.The author served as a scout with the 8th Cavalry in Arizona and New Mexico during the Geronimo campaign in 1885. Contents include Cow Wadies and Cattle trails: Texas, Hunting Big Game Wyoming, Apache War: New Mexico, supplement: Agate Springs Fossil Beds. Great pictures of ranch, ... View more info

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Swan Peak: A Dave Robicheaux Novel [Hardcover] by Burke, James Lee

By: James Lee Burke

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2008-07-08

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5-4-1

ISBN: 1416548521

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective clear mylar cover. Protective clear covers may have scratches that appear in the photograph. This novel finds Dave Robicheaux far from his New Iberia roots, attempting to relax in the untouched wilderness of rural Montana. He, his wife, and his buddy Clete Purcell have retreated to an old friend's ranch hoping to spend their time fishing and enjoying their distance from the harshness of post Katrina Louisiana. The serenity is soon shattered when two college students are found brutally murdere... View more info

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Blindman's Bluff: A Decker and Lazarus Novel (Decker/Lazarus Novels)

By: Kellerman, Faye

Price: $35.00

Publisher: William Morrow: 2009-08-11

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14-2-64

ISBN: 0061702323

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective clear mylar cover. LAPD homicide detective Peter Decker and his wife, Rina Lazarus, will be blindsided by a brutal multiple murder in this twisting tale of suspense. As a lieutenant in the LAPD, homicide detective Peter Decker doesn't get many calls at 3 a.m. unless a case is nasty, sensational or both. Someone has broken into the exclusive Coyote Ranch compound of billionaire developer Guy Kaffey and viciously gunned him down, along with his wife and four employees. View more info

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Renderbrook: A Century Under the Spade Brand SIGNED

By: Kelton, Steve

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Texas Christian Univ Pr: 1990-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: b2-2-1823

ISBN: 0875650422

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed and inscribed by author on half title page, "For Joy & Jim, Hope you enjoy it, Steve Kelton 12/31/89.". First Edition. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.The hundred year history of the Renderbrook Spade Ranch mirrors the history of ranching in West Texas, tracing ranching's evolution from an open range, Longhorn dominated industry to today's forward looking specialized operations which survive by using state of the art technology in genetics, nutrition, marketing and range science. The story is one of slow but steady progress from the horse and wagon era to the age ... View more info

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Mexican Hat

By: McGarrity, Michael

Price: $50.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 1997-05-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15-1-29

ISBN: 0393040631

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective clear mylar cover. McGarrity's second Kevin Kerney after "Tularosa" has the detective on disability recovering from wounds, but working a summer forest ranger job to save money to buy a ranch. Poaching, terrorist threats by the local militia and murder interfere and Kerney is back investigating. View more info