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41 Brand, Max MEN BEYOND THE LAW
Maine: Thorndike Press, (1998). Large Print Edition. Hardcover. Fine in pictorial laminated boards; without dust jacket, as issued. 
A trio of western pulp stories that first appeared in WESTERN STORY MAGAZINE in the 20's: includes "Werewolf," "The Finding of Jeremy," and "The Trail Up Old Arrowhead." 
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42 Brand, Max ONE MAN POSSE
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, (1987). 0396088910 / 9780396088912 First edition. Hardcover. Very nearly fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Sleeper" novel assembled from "One-Man Posse," "Sleeper Pays a Debt," "Satan's Gun Rider" and "Sleeper Turns Horse Thief"--all originally published in Mavericks Magazine in 1934--and "Sun and Sand," which was first seen in Western Story Magazine in 1935. 
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43 Brand, Max RIDERS OF THE SILENCES
Thorndike, Maine: Thorndike Press, (1992). 1560545666 / 9781560545668 First edition thus: Large print edition. Hardcover. Owner's name to front free endpaper, else near fine in laminated pictorial boards. 
He swept down from the north like a cold blast from hell. His name was Red Pierre and six years of riding outlaw with a wolf-pack left Red with a burning hate and a taste for blood. He was going to get the man who shot his father--gunfighter Bob McGurk. 
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44 Brand, Max RIDERS OF THE SILENCES
Bath, England: Chivers Large Print, (1993). 074511797X / 9780745117973 Large Print Edition. Hardcover. Near fine in laminated pictorial boards. 
Tale of vengeance--outlaw style--as Red Pierre hunts down legendary gunman Bob McGurk to avenge the murder of his father. Serialized under the title "Luck" as by John Frederick in Argosy magazine beginning in 1919; first book issue from H.K. Fly in 1920. 
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45 Brand, Max THE FASTEST DRAW
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, (1987). 0396090788 / 9780396090786 First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Robert McMahon. 
THE FASTEST DRAW was first published in four parts in "Argosy Magazine" in 1925 under the title SENOR JINGLE BELLS, written under the pseudonym of David Manning, and subsequently issued in book form by Chelsea House in 1927. 
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46 Brand, Max THE NIGHTHAWK TRAIL
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, (1987). 0396091296 / 9780396091295 First edition. Hardcover. Very nearly fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
Comprised of the stories "Nighthawk Trail," "Outlaws From Afar," and "Speedy's Desert Dance" which appeared in Western Story Magazine in 1932 and 1933. A drifter risks his life to go after a stolen stallion. 
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47 Brand, Max THE SHERIFF RIDES
Thorndike, Maine: G.K. Hall & Co., (1999). 0783804377 / 9780783804378 Large print edition. Hardcover. Fine in blue cloth-backed boards; in pictorial dust jacket. 
Pulp oater from the master, originally published under the Brand moniker as the 6-part serial "Silver Trail" in Western Story Magazine, beginning in late 1928, and then issued in hardcover from Dodd Mead in 1934 as by Frank Austin. 
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48 Brand, Max THE WHITE WOLF
New York: Dodd Mead & Company, 1961. Republished edition. Hardcover. Very nearly fine; in an illustrated dust jacket. 
Originally published as by John Frederick in "Western Story Magazine" as a six-part serial beginning March 6, 1926. Published in hardcover as Max Brand by Putnam in 1926. An exceptionally nice copy! 
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49 Brand, Max THREE ON THE TRAIL
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, (1984). 0396083870 / 9780396083870 First edition thus. Hardcover. Pages uniformly tanned, else fine; in a mildly age-toned, else fine dust jacket. 
Originally published in six installments as THREE ON THE TRAIL by Max Brand in Western Story Magazine in 1928, and first published in book form in 1931 as THE KILLERS as by George Owen Baxter. A young woman hires a stranger to find her father. 
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50 Brand, Max TRAILIN'
Lincoln and London: University of Nebraska Press, (1994). 080321247X / 9780803212473 First edition thus: hardcover issue. Black cloth with bright copper spine titles. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. Jacket illustration is a detail from an untitled movie poster by Reynold Brown. 
First Bison Book printing of this early novel which originally appeared in ALL-STORY WEEKLY as a six-part serial beginning November 1, 1919, and then was published in hardcover by Putnam in 1920. Introduction by western historian Richard W. Etulain. 
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51 Brand, Max TROUBLE IN TIMBERLINE
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, (1984). 0396084737 / 9780396084730 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very nearly fine; in an illustrated dust jacket featuring an illustration by Robert McMahon. 
Comprised of "Trail of the Eagle" and "The Quest," which were originally published in West Magazine, and "Outlaw Buster," which was originally published in Complete Western Book Magazine, and they appear here in book form for the first time. 
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52 Brooks, Noah THE BOY EMIGRANTS
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1914. First edition thus. Hardcover. Front hinge just threatening to separate, else this is a bright, sharp near fine copy showing only very mild edgewear; no dust jacket; bound in café-au-lait cloth with striking cover illustration in white, black, blue, orange and rust. 
Terrific illustrated edition of the juvenile frontier classic, originally issued serially in ST. NICHOLAS MAGAZINE 1875-1876. With the extraordinarily evocative color illustrations of H.T. Dunn reproduced on plates, including tissue-guarded frontispiece. 
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53 Brown, Dee KILLDEER MOUNTAIN
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1983). 0030406919 / 9780030406911 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Historical western set in post Civil War Dakota Territory. 
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54 Brown, Dee WHEN THE CENTURY WAS YOUNG: A Writer's Notebook
Little Rock: August House Publishers, Inc., (1993). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
A richly detailed memoir of growing up in the twenties and thirties. 
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55 Brown, J.P.S. JIM KANE
New York: Dial Press, Inc., 1970. 0803742290 / 9780803742291 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very close to fine, in brown cloth shelfback over tan boards, showing a bit of wear to the black spine lettering; in a lightly worn illustrated dust jacket, with a edge tear to lower spine panel, a tiny patch of faint stain to upper spine panel. 
Novel of a contemporary cowboy, written by a contemporary cowboy; adapted in 1972 as POCKET MONEY with Paul Newman and Lee Marvin. This copy SIGNED by the author. 
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56 Brown, J.P.S. STEELDUST
New York: Walker and Company, (1986). 0802740650 / 9780802740656 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket with age-toning to the flaps. 
A scarce Walker Western by the author of JIM KANE and THE OUTFIT. 
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57 Brown, J.P.S. STEELDUST II: The Flight
New York: Walker and Co., (1987). 0802709443 / 9780802709448 First edition. Hardcover. Faint spotting to lower page edges, textblock mildly tanned, else fine, in a lightly age-toned dust jacket. 
Second STEELDUST yarn from the Arizona rancher, horseman, boxer, miner and cattle buyer, whose 1970 novel, JIM KANE was adapted into the film POCKET MONEY with Paul Newman and Lee Marvin. 
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58 Brown, Richard E. CHESTER'S LAST STAND
Reno: University of Nevada Press, (1988). First edition. Hardcover. Very fine in dust jacket. 

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59 Burnett, W.R. SAINT JOHNSON
New York: Lincoln MacVeagh/The Dial Press, 1930. First edition, first printing. Sensational example of this scarce title, with the striking jacket and endpaper art by Edna Reindel vivid and bright. Hardcover. Small bookplate to pastedown, else fine, in red cloth with gilt spine stamping, blind-embossed publisher's emblem to front; in a near fine illustrated dust jacket, showing mild edgewear, a few very small nicks, a tiny area of faint stain to spine panel. 
Novel of Tombstone, Arizona, cited by some as the earliest fictional treatment of the gunfight at the OK Corral. Filmed four times: LAW AND ORDER (1932) with Walter Huston; BEAST OF THE CITY (1932); LAW AND ORDER (1940) and (1955) with Ronald Reagan. 
Price: 1000.00 USD
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60 Busch, Niven DUEL IN THE SUN
Cleveland and New York: The World Publishing Company, (1947). Seventh edition. So stated on copyright page. A Forum Motion Picture Edition. Hardcover. Light wear to extremities, owner's name to pastedown, thus near fine, in brown composition binding with yellow lettering, rules and imprint emblem; in an about near fine photo-pictorial dust jacket, showing light wear and rubbing, nicking at spine ends. 
Photoplay edition of the screenwriter/novelist's "psycho-erotic Western" (Hal Erickson), which was filmed by Selznick with Gregory Peck and Jennifer Jones in the leads. Photo-pictorial endsheets in this edition, but no other interior illustrations. 
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