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1 Caffey, David L. Land of Enchantment, Land of Conflict: New Mexico in English-Language Fiction
College Station, Texas, U.S.A. Texas A & M Univ Pr 1999 0890968918 / 9780890968918 First Cloth As New As New Book 
Dark red cloth with silver spine titles. Tan jacket featues a drawing by Tom Lea. caffey covers a range of fiction by New Mexicans and with New Mexico settings in describing how both teh land of "enchantment" and teh land of conflict fed the growth of that writing. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Connelley, William E. Doniphan's Expedition
Topeka, KS Crane and Company 1907 First Cloth Very Good No Jacket, as Issued. Book 
Grey cloth binding with gilt titles and pictorial panel on front. Brown titles and design on spine. Light shelf wear.Small bug spot residue inside front cover. Two folding maps intact, plus numerous illustrations throughout. An account of "the most remarkable campaign in American History." Story of the Missouri volunteers commands respect. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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3 Dykes, J.C. Billy the Kid; The Bibliography of a Legend
Albuquerque Uniersity of New Mexico Press 1952 First Edition, Second Printing Cloth Very Good No Jacket Book 
One of 500 bound in cloth, (red, with black pistol and lettering on front, with corrections after the first printing , in wraps, in the same year. This is the classic summation of writings about Billy to 1952, and the gist of those that have come after. A thorough piece of research by bookman ancd collector Jeff Dykes. 186 pages with indices. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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4 Horgan, Paul The Return of The Weed
Flagstaff Northland Press 1980 Special Limited Cloth Near Fine Near Fine Slipcase Book App 5 1/2 X 8 1/2" Signed by Author(s)
Dark green spine over green cloth covered boards. Gilt titles on spine. In clean bright publishers slipcase. This is no. 16 of this specially bound edition of 50 copies signed by the author. Introduction by W. David Laird addresses other works by Horgan as well as this volume. Attractive yellow endpapers match slipcase color. One full page green illustration apparently by Horgan. 
Price: 70.00 USD
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5 Hughes, John T. Doniphan's Expedition; Containing an Account of the Conquest of New Mexico
Cincinnati U.P. James 1880 Likely 1880's Cloth Very Good No Jacket Book 
Dark red cloth with gilt lettering on spine. First published in a small edition in 1847, this is an early, but probably an 1880's edition. Frontispiece of "the Volunteer." Includes a sketch of the life of Col. Doniphan. Scarce, desirable account. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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6 Keleher, William A. Violence in Lincoln County 1869 - 1881
Albuquerque University of New Mexico Press 1957 First Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 
Dark rust cloth inbright red, white and black dust jacket, in proector. Folder on the old Lincoln County Courthouse laid in. This was the fourth book from Albuquerque attorney William Keleher, and probably the most carefully researched. 390 pages including index. "Billy" and the context of the Territory of New Mexico. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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7 Leonard, Irving Albert, Translator The Mercurio Volante of Don Carlos De Siguenza Y Gongora
Los Angeles, CA Quivira Society 1932 First Vellum Over Boards Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book 
Number III of the Quivira Society publications in quarter vellum with gilt titles over brown boards. Quarter bound in vellum with gilt titles over brown boards. Untrimmed fore edge. Usual slight White over brown boards. Very light darkening of spine. This is number 27 of the limited edition of six hundred sixty-five copies. This is the Account of the First Expedition of Don Diego De Vargas Into New Mexico in 1692. This is the first modern printing and contains a facsimile of the "Noticia de la Recuperacion." Many photo illustrations of the pueblos.136 pp including index. Also available is Number 11 of 35 copies printed on Rives paper (unopened pages), at the same price. Please specify which copy you prefer when ordering. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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8 Mera, H.P. The "Rain Bird" A Study in Pueblo Design
Santa Fe Laboratory of Anthropology 1937 First Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 9" X 12" Tom Lea 
Example of Tom Lea's early work displayed in 48 plates drawn for this volume. The first edition with heavy stock covers, reinforced inside with neat archival tape. Small hole, perhaps from a staple, in lower back cover. Plates represent various Pueblos, including Zuni, Hopi, Acoma, San Ildefonso, etc. with some in color. Neat, collectable copy of this classic work. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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9 Metz, Leon C. Pat Garrett The Story of a Western Lawman
Norman Oklahoma 1974 First Cloth Near Fine Very Good Book 
Gray cloth binding in gray jacket with Garrett holding a rifle on front. Cisneros illustration and map facing title page. Biuography f this important figure in frontier politics in Texas and New Mexico. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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10 Nolan, Fredeick Pat F. Garrett's The Authentic Life of Billy, The Kid
Norman Oklahoma 2000 First Cloth As New As New Book 
White cloth binding with red lettering on spine. In tan pictorial jacket. Apparently unread copy. An annotated edition byNolan, an authority on the American Southwest, with notes and commentary. 
Price: 70.00 USD
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11 Nolan, Frederick The Billy the Kid Reader
Norman Oklahoma 2007 0806138491 / 9780806138497 First Cloth As New As New Book 
Brown quarter cloth and brown boards. A compendium on teh life and times of Billy the Kid. Brings together both legends and researched accounts. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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12 Nolan, Frederick The West of Billy the Kid
Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A. Univ of Oklahoma Pr 1998 0806130822 / 9780806130828 First Cloth As New As New Book 
Dark gray cloth binding with colorful pictorial jacket, with Billy on the front. 8 1/2 x 11" format with many photo illustrations. Frontier history by a master story teller! With material on the Kid's contemporaries and a wealth of detail. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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13 Poe, John W. Billy the Kid
Los Angeles, CA E.A. Brininstool 1923 Limited Wraps Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book 
Tan wrappers with black printing on front. A fine copy of this scarce item on Billy the Kid. This is teh limited edition of which only 250 copies were printed. A must for serious "Billy"collectors. 
Price: 400.00 USD
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14 Poe, John W. The Death of Billy The Kid
Boston Houghton - Mifflin 1933 First Thus Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 
Gray cloth with red lettering on front and spine. Cream dust jacket with brown lettering and illustration on front. Jacket has small tear with loss at top of front.Governor Wallace's reward offer displayed on the back of the jacket. Introduction by Maurice Garland. Poe was Garrett's deputy and present at the shooting. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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15 Schimmel, Julie The Art and Life of W. Herbert Dunton, 1878-1936
Austin, Texas, U.S.A. Univ of Texas Pr 1984 0292770316 / 9780292770317 First Cloth Fine Fine Book 
Dark blue cloth in colorful dust jacket featuring a Dunton painting. Biographical information, a chronology of publishers for whom Dunton illustrated and a catalog of known works. Reflects a huge amount of research on Dunton, one of the Taos Society founders . Handsome book with both color and b&w paintings and drawings throughout. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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16 Utley, Robert M. Billy the Kid: A Short and Violent Life
Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.A. Univ of Nebraska Pr 1989 080324553X / 9780803245532 First Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 
White cloth binding in colorful pictorial dust jacket. Said to be as definitive sanything we are likely to get on the life of the New Mexico outlaw, Bily the Kid. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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