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1 Abbott, R.C. And Helena Huntington Smith We Pointed Them North: Recollections of a Cowpuncher
N. Y. Farrar & Rinehart 1939 First Cloth Good No Jacket as Issued Book 
Red cloth with tan wraparound: both faded but intact. Abbott, known as Teddy Blue, wrote this from memory with the help of Helena Smith.Considered the best book on the cowboys of the trail driving era. 
Price: 220.00 USD
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2 Adams, Ramon F. The Old-Time Cowhand
N. Y. Macmillan 1961 First Limited Cloth As New As New Slipcase Book Eggenhofer Signed by author and Illustrator
White cloth with portrait and facsimile signature of Adams on front. Maroon leather label on spine with gilt titles. Publisher's brown slipcase with paper label on front. Numerour illustrations. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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3 Casey, Ethel Matthews Reminiscences
El Paso Carl Hertzog 1979 First Wraps Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book 
Tan wraps with photo illustrationof Lambshead randh house on front. Written on the 100th anniversary of Throckmorton County, Texas, and published twenty years later. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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4 Clarke, Mary Whatley The Slaughter Ranches and Their Makers
Austin Jenkins 1979 First Cloth Near Fine Near Fine Book 
Brown cloth binding in brown dust jacket with brand depicted on front. A family chronicle from the Texas Revolution to the modern era ranching industry. Scarce and desirable cattle item, with many family photo illustrations. 
Price: 300.00 USD
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5 Collings, Ellsworth, and Alma Miller England The 101 Ranch
Norman Oklahoma 1971 Special Limited, 3rd Printing Cloth Near Fine Near Fine Book 
Brown leather binding with fancy gilt design on front and gilt lettering on spine. In bright yellow dust jacket with blue design on front. This is one of 300 copies specially printed and bound for the 101 Ranch Rodeo Foundation, Inc. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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6 Dale, Edward Everett The Range Cattle Industry
Norman Oklahoma 1930 First Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 
Dark green cloth with gold steer head design on front. Spine is faded lighter, but letering is still clear. Well regarded history of teh rane cattle industry. Reprinted years later, but this is the first priting. Photographs, maps, index, 216 pages. In mylar protector. 
Price: 300.00 USD
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7 Debo, Angie The Cowman's Southwest, Being the Reminisciences of Oliver Nelson
Glendale, CA Clark 1953 First Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 
Typical Arthur Clark red cloth binding in brown poaper dust jacket with typed titles on spine of jacket. Nelson was freighter, camp cook, cowboy and frontiersman in Texas, Oklahoma and Indian Territory 1878 - 1893. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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8 Emmett, Chris Shanghai Pierce, A Fair Likeness
Norman Oklahoma 1953 F Cloth Very Good Very Good Book Eggenhofer 
Brown cloth binding with title block on spine. Pictorial dust jacket with Eggenhofer drawing. Pierce was a flamboyant character, with a booming voice and a desire to grow ever biggger as a cattleman. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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9 Holden, William Curry The Spur Ranch
Boston Christopher Publishing House 1934 First Cloth Fine No Jacket as Issued Book 
Tan cloth with gilt titles on front and spine, with spur brand on spine. Signed and inscribed by Holden on the free endpaper, and signed again on the title page. A study of the inclosed ranching industry on the Great Plains, told through use of one of the large investor owned spreads, the Spurs. Well regarded work. Scarce in this condition, and in mylar protector. 
Price: 400.00 USD
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10 Hughes, Thomas, Editor Gone to Texas Letters from Our Boys
N. Y. Macmillan 1884 First Buckram Very Good Very Good Book 
Red buckram binding with gilt titles on spine. This is a professional rebind, with marbled endpapers. The book is clean and tight. Edges uniformly and lightly toned. The "boys" William, Gerard and Henry Hughes kept their family apprised of tehir adventures on a Texas sheep ranch in teh 1870's and 80's.Basic Texas Books #98. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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11 Irvin, Teresa Williams Let the Tail Go With the Hide
El Paso Mangan Books 1984 First, Limited Leather As New Fine Slipcase Book 
Brown leather binding and gilt titles on front and spine for this limited edition. Introduction by Tom Lea. Writtten by William's daughter as told by Ben, a remarkable man whose first language was Spanish. He was a true border citizen. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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12 James, W.S. Cowboy Life inTexas, or 27 Years a Mavrick
Chicago Donohue, Hennesberry 1893 Early Edition Cloth Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book 
Red pictorial cloth binding, in mylar protector. One of earliest books on Texas cowboy life. Over 50 illustrations. 290 pages plus several pages of advertisements. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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13 Jones, J.O. A Cowman's Memoirs
Ft. Worth TCU Press 1953 First Leather Look Over Boards Very Good Very Good Book Signed by Author(s)
Brown pebbled leather-like binding with green titles to front and spine. Tan jacket with green spine, repaired at top of spine, with map of Texas for title panel on front. Written by Jones at age 84. A long time cowman on the plains, Jones was also district manager for the WPA in the Southwest. Two page illustration of cattle brands used by Jones. Photo illustrations. Scarce book. 
Price: 170.00 USD
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14 Lasater, Laurence M. The Lasater Philosophy of Cattle Raising
El Paso Texas Westerm Press 1972 Limited Leather and Cloth Near Fine Fine Slipcase Book 
Brown cowhide spine over beige hopsack material with illustration on front. Gilt titles on spine. In pictorial dust jacket and green cloth slipcase. No. 75 of limited printing of 295 copies. Signed by Lasater, Hertzog andTom Lasater. Explains "six essentials" of ranching. 
Price: 300.00 USD
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15 Mellard, Evelyn Spur Ranch - and Other Circles of Time
Salado Anson Jones Press 1977 First, Limited Cloth Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book 
White cloth binding with black barb wire design on front and black lettering. This first edition was limited to 500 copies, and is often overlooked between teh Holden and Elliot volumes on the Spur Ranch. A teachr and ranch wife, Mrs. Mellard's essays are on teh Spurs and other circles related to West Texas Ranching. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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16 Nelson, Barney; Introduction By Elmer Kelton Voices and Visions of The American West
Austin Texas Monthly 1986 First Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 9 x 11" Barney Nelson Photographs 
First free endpaper clipped, otherwose fine. Outstanding photographs by ranch woman (she likely prefers the title Cowboy) Barney Nelson who also editied the book. Contains photographs taken on ranches throughout the west, with comments by cowboys and ranchers. Introcuction by Elmer Kelton. 203 pages. A coffee table book that won't go out of style in the west. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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17 REid, Ace Cowpokes Comin' Yore Way
Kerville Reid 1966 6th Printing Wraps Very Good No Jacket as Issued Book 
Tan wraps with cartoon on front of cowboy being bucked off whit his horse shying at a skunk. Follow up carton on title page. More of Ace's humnor and philosophy. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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18 Ridings, Sam P. The Chisholm Trail
Guthrie, OK Co-Operative 1936 First Cloth Very Good No Jacket Book 
Black cloth with gilt lettering and design on front and gilt lettering and bands on spine. A History of the world's greatedst cattle trail, and events associated with the same. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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19 Stanley, F. The Texas Panhandle From Cattlemen to Feedlots
Borger, TExas Privately Printed 1071 First Cloth Near Fine Near Fine Book Signed by Author(s)
Light blue binding in tan dust jacket. Signed by Stanley. Limited edition of 500 copies. 656 pages with extensive index. Takes the history of cattle raising in the Panhandle from1880 to 1970. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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20 Williams, J. W. The Big Ranch Country
Wichita Falls Terry Brothers 1954 First Cloth Very Good Tattered Jacket Book 
Tan cloth bionding. Jacket front and flaps are laid in; back of jacket is missing. 307 pages including index. Many of teh famous ranches of TExas re noted. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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