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161 Kyne, Peter B. TIDE OF EMPIRE
New York: Cosmopolitan Book Corporation, 1928. First edition, first printing. Illustrated by W. Smithson Broadhead. Hardcover. Faint offsetting to endsheets, else a nice, near fine copy in green cloth with apricot stamping; in an illustrated dust jacket with interior chip to spine panel, general wear, shallow chipping, nicking, minor fading. 
Gold rush yarn centering on Irish adventurer Dermod D'Arcy and his "queer medley of comrades"--an AWOL British surgeon, a renegade New England minister, a crew of liberated jailbirds, and lovely Josepha, daughter of aristocrat Don Jose. Scarce in jacket. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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162 La Farge, Oliver THE MAN WITH THE CALABASH PIPE
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Dime-sized, barely discernible stain to bottom of front board, otherwise fine in near fine price-clipped dust jacket. 
A collection of La Farge's weekly columns in "The New Mexican," edited by Winfield Townley Scott. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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163 La Farge, Oliver YELLOW SUN, BRIGHT SKY: The Indian Country Stories of Oliver La Farge
Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, (1988). First edition. Hardcover. Very fine in dust jacket. 
Edited and with an introduction by David L. Caffey. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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164 Laird, Brian Andrew TO BURY THE DEAD
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1997). 0312152248 / 9780312152246 First edition. Hardcover. Very fine in pictorial dust jacket. 
Vietnam vet Gray Napoleon runs into trouble when he agrees to go to Los Angeles to bring back the body of Ryder, his O'odham Indian friend. A novel of suspense by the Arizona author of BOWMAN'S LINE. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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165 Latham, Aaron RIDING WITH JOHN WAYNE
New York/London/Toronto/Sydney: Simon & Schuster, (2006). 0743269799 / 9780743269797 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
"At once a love story, a murder mystery, and a funny expose of the movie business in Hollywood and on location in West Texas."--Larry L. King. "Hollywood and the Old West collide hilariously in this lively tale of cinematic skullduggery."--Peter Bart. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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166 Latham, Aaron THE COWBOY WITH THE TIFFANY GUN
New York: Simon & Schuster, (2003). 0743228537 / 9780743228534 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
"Continuing his allegory that transplants King Arthur and his knights to the cowboy culture of the Old West, [Latham] tells a gripping and often funny tale of a quest for the modern version of the Holy Grail in Texas of the 1890s."--James M. McPherson. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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167 Laxalt, Robert A LEAN YEAR AND OTHER STORIES
Reno, Nevada: University of Las Vegas Press, (1994). First edition. Hardcover. Very fine in dust jacket. 
A collection of sixteen short stories which evoke the Nevada of the 1950's. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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168 Locke, Charles O. THE TASTE OF INFAMY: The Adventure of John Killane
New York: W.W. Norton and Company, Inc., (1960). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket with very slight shelf wear. 

Price: 20.00 USD
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169 Lutz, Giles A. THE UNBEATEN
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1972. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine in dust jacket. 
A Double D Western. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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170 Manfred, Frederick PRIME FATHERS
Salt Lake City: Howe Brothers, 1988. 093670437X First edition, first printing: trade paperback issue. Trade Paperback. A near fine, unread copy with a tiny corner crease to lower rear cover. 
A selection of word portraits (Hubert Humphrey, Sinclair Lewis), reminiscences, and essays by the author of LORD GRIZZLY, RIDERS OF JUDGEMENT, CONQUERING HORSE, and THE MANLY-HEARTED WOMAN. This copy SIGNED by the author to the title-page. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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171 Manfred, Frederick SONS OF ADAM
New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., (1980). 0517541866 / 9780517541869 First edition. Hardcover. Very nearly fine in a like dust jacket. 
"A novel that reflects the author's fascination with Biblical themes and paired characters. Alan Ross, the journalist, imagines a "haunt" brother to replace his elder twin who died in childbirth."--Robert C. Wright. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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172 McCarthy, Cormac CITIES OF THE PLAIN
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1998. 0679423907 / 9780679423904 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in fine dust jacket. 
Volume three of THE BORDER TRILOGY. Two men marked by the boyhood adventures of ALL THE PRETTY HORSES and THE CROSSING now stand together to confront a country changing or already changed beyond recognition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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173 McCulley, Johnston BROADWAY BAB
New York: W.J. Watt & Company, Publishers, (1919). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Slight spine slant, previous owner's red-inked name to front free endsheet, offsetting to endsheets, very mild wear, and a bit of soiling to the page edges, a strong very good plus; lacking dust jacket. 
First published novel from the creator of Zorro is a bustling, energetic, slang-rich tale of a "regular, up-to-date New York woman" who answers an ad to go West and work in an "eating joint" in a place called Dusty Bend, "on the rim of hell!" Scarce. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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174 McGiffen, Steve TENNANT'S ROCK
New York: St. Martin's Press, (2001). 031226657X / 9780312266578 First U.S. edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Minor crimp to the lower spine edge, else a near fine copy; in a fine dust jacket. 
Set in the Upper Sacramento Valley during the 1860's, the author's debut novel illuminates the extraordinary lives of women on the western frontier by focusing on their fight for survival, identity and independence. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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175 McKeown, Martha Ferguson MOUNTAINS AHEAD
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1961). First edition. Hardcover. Very good in dust jacket with chipping at top and bottom of spine edge and a three-inch closed tear and attendant crease to front panel. 
A novel of the Oregon Trail. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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176 McMurtry, Larry ANYTHING FOR BILLY
New York: Simon and Schuster, (1988). 0671642685 / 9780671642686 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of LONESOME DOVE, THE LAST PICTURE SHOW and TERMS OF ENDEARMENT tells afresh the tale of outlaw Billy the Kid. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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177 McMurtry, Larry SIN KILLER: The Berrybender Narratives, Book 1
New York/London/Toronto/Sydney/Singapore: Simon & Schuster, (2002). 0743233026 / 9780743233026 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The first novel in a tetralogy penned by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author, that chronicles the adventures of an English sporting family as they travel through the American West from 1832-1836. Book One is set along the Missouri River. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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178 Montgomery, Rutherford THE CAPTURE OF WEST WIND
New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, (1962). Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine in a pictorial binding with an attractive three-color illustration to the cover; in dust jacket with a small internal chip missing from the spine and a tiny chip to the upper rear panel. 
A Junior Literary Guild selection by the master storyteller. Dust jacket and internal illustrations by Albert Micale. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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179 Muller, Marcia TIME OF THE WOLVES: Western Stories
Waterville, Maine: Five Star, (2003). 0786237740 / 9780786237746 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. Jacket design by Christopher Wait. Jacket illustration by Jen Page. 
Collection of western tales by the veteran mystery author, including the Spur Award-winning title tale, two appearances by Muller's PI Sharon McCone, and a collaboration with her writer-husband, Bill Pronzini. Currently in-print in a second printing. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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180 Myers, John Myers DEAD WARRIOR
Boston/Toronto: Little, Brown and Company, (1956). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Age-toning to the text and shelf edges of the covers, one corner tip lightly bumped, else very good plus; in a worn, very good illustrated dust jacket with chipping to the shelf edges, and an abrasion to the front panel (from price-sticker removal). 
Presentation copy, with a warm dated inscription to television episode scriptwriter and western author William A. Cox ("Bill Cox"), SIGNED by the author. Barringer had licked the whole town--all but one man. "Two notches above top notch..."--NY Times. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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