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Auerbach Co. Anniversary, 80 Years of Service
1 Auerbach Co. Anniversary, 80 Years of Service
Salt Lake City : Auerbach 1944 paperback 

Good plus, some cover wear, pages feel just a tiny bit warped (barely), overall a solid, clean copy. Histories of Utah, including the coming of the Mormons to Utah, plus store-related drawings and photographs. A vintage photo-scrapbook. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Hoofs & Wheels: The Sonora Pass Legacy
Sonora Historic Sonora Pass Wagon Train Group 2007 paperback 

Nearly very good, thin cut across spine paper, else a nice, clean copy with light wear. Commemorating the August 2007 10th Anniversary Re-enactment of the Sonora Pass Crossing.

Please note that priority mail may run extra on this item which cannot fit in the flat-rate envelope. 
Price: 19.50 USD
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Promised Valley/Street Parades, Centennial Souvenir Program
3 Promised Valley/Street Parades, Centennial Souvenir Program
Utah Centennial Commission 1947 paperback 

Good to very good, some corner wear, overall a clean copy. Information on both the musical play Promised Land (starring Alfred Drake) and the Centennial Street Pageants of July, 1947. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 Aarstad, Rich et al Montana Place Names from Alzada To Zortman
Helena Montana Historical Society Press 2009 097591961X / 9780975919613 2nd printing paperback 

Very good or better, very light spine crease, owner purchase/publication info on endpaper, else a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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5 Boulden, Ben Hidden History of Fort Smith, Arkansas
Charleston History Press 2012 1609494504 / 9781609494506 First Edition paperback 

Fine, a very sharp, clean, as-new copy. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Doomed Road of Empire: The Spanish Trail of Conquest, Carter, Hodding
6 Carter, Hodding Doomed Road of Empire: The Spanish Trail of Conquest
New York McGraw-Hill 1963 0070101825 / 9780070101821 First Edition hardcover 

Near fine in a very good minus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some wear, soiling, and light browning, overall a clean, collectible copy. From the American Trails Series. 
Price: 11.50 USD
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American Trails Series, 5 book SET: Doomed Road of Empire + The Devil's Backbone + The El Dorado Trail + Westward Ho + The California Trail, Carter, Hodding & Jonathan Daniels & Ferol Egan & David Lavender & George R. Stewart
7 Carter, Hodding & Jonathan Daniels & Ferol Egan & David Lavender & George R. Stewart American Trails Series, 5 book SET: Doomed Road of Empire + The Devil's Backbone + The El Dorado Trail + Westward Ho + The California Trail
New York McGraw-Hill 1962-1970 hardcover 

Books and dust jackets (in fresh mylar protectors) mostly very good or better. Devil's and El Dorado have a bit of foxing (spotting) on the page edges. Doomed's jacket has a few minor spots; Devil's jacket is price-clipped; bottom page corners of California are a wee bit bumped. Overall, a nice, clean set. Doomed is a first edition, the other printings range from 2nd to 8th.

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Price: 40.00 USD
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Thirty-One Years on the Plains and in the Mountains, or, The Last Voice from the Plains, Drannan, Capt. William
8 Drannan, Capt. William Thirty-One Years on the Plains and in the Mountains, or, The Last Voice from the Plains
Chicago Rhodes & McClure Publishing Company 1910 hardcover 

Very good minus, rear top edge has a small scrape, a little browning on endpapers (from jacket flaps), in a good minus, chipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector). Extremely scarce in ANY jacket! An authentic record of a lifetime of hunting, trapping, scouting, and Indian fighting in the Far West. 
Price: 62.00 USD
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9 Hayes, Derek Historical Atlas of the American West -- with original maps
Berkeley University of California Press 2009 0520256522 / 9780520256521 First Edition hardcover 

Very good, a little bumped near top of spine, in a very good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), overall a nice, clean copy of this large, handsome book. First printing with full number line.

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Price: 21.00 USD
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The Great Command: The Story Of Marcus & Narcissa Whitman And The Oregon Country Pioneers, Jones, Nard
10 Jones, Nard The Great Command: The Story Of Marcus & Narcissa Whitman And The Oregon Country Pioneers
Boston Little, Brown 1959 First Edition hardcover 

SIGNED & dated by the author in the year of publication. Good plus or better, light foxing (spotting) on top page edges, front corner is mildly bumped, gift inscription, in a good plus, edgeworn dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), overall a tight copy. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Guidebook of the Western United States, Part B: The Overland Route, with a Side Trip to Yellowstone Park, Lee, Willis T. et al
11 Lee, Willis T. et al Guidebook of the Western United States, Part B: The Overland Route, with a Side Trip to Yellowstone Park
DC Government Printing Office 2016 First Edition hardcover 

About very good, light wear on covers, bit of foxing (spotting) on page edges, yet overall a surprisingly clean copy given the books 100+ year age. Well illustrated, with 25 fold-out maps, 50 photographic plates, and 20 figures. USGS Bulletin 612, focusing on the geology of the west, with some information on places, trains, and more. Additional photo(s) available upon request. 
Price: 30.50 USD
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Comstock Mining and Miners, Lord, Eliot
12 Lord, Eliot Comstock Mining and Miners
Berkeley Howell-North (1959) 0831070080 / 9780831070083 hardcover 

1980 printing of the 1959 edition (originally 1883). Near fine in a nearly very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some small tears, overall a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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Mark Twain in Nevada, Mack, Effie Mona
13 Mack, Effie Mona Mark Twain in Nevada
New York Scribners 1947 First Edition hardcover 

Very good, owner name on front pastedown, some light sunning on covers, overall a rather nice, clean copy; the rear panel from the dust jacket is laid in. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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Juana Briones of Nineteenth-Century California, Mcdonnell, Jeanne Farr
14 Mcdonnell, Jeanne Farr Juana Briones of Nineteenth-Century California
Tucson University of Arizona Press 2008 0816525870 / 9780816525874 First Edition paperback 

INSCRIBED by the author! Good or better, long crease on front cover, else very sharp & clean. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Carbine & Lance: The Story of Old Fort Sill, Nye, Colonel W. S.
15 Nye, Colonel W. S. Carbine & Lance: The Story of Old Fort Sill
Norman University of Oklahoma Press 1957 7th printing hardcover 

Very good, perhaps just a hint of foxing (spotting) on outer page edges, in a very good minus, price-clipped dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some 'insecting' (like rubbing) on the spine & folds; overall a clean, collectible, vintage copy. 
Price: 31.50 USD
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East of the Gabilans, Pierce, Marjorie
16 Pierce, Marjorie East of the Gabilans
Fresno Valley Publishers 1992 0934136114 / 9780934136112 3rd paperback printing hardcover 

INSCRIBED 'Best Wishes, Marjorie Pierce'. Very good, a clean copy with light cover wear. A unique history of San Benito County & southern Santa Clara County. Foreword & cover art by Barnaby Conrad. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Emigrating Journals of the Willie and Martin Handcart Companies and the Hunt and Hodgett Wagon Trains, Turner, Lynne Slater
17 Turner, Lynne Slater Emigrating Journals of the Willie and Martin Handcart Companies and the Hunt and Hodgett Wagon Trains
Utah Self-published 1996 0965828107 / 9780965828109 2nd printing hardcover 

SIGNED by the author! Good, externally sharp, owner names on endpaper, first four endpages clipped at lower corner, Section One is clean but Sections Two and Three have moderate highlighting; still a decent copy overall. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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18 Whitley, David S. A Guide to Rock Art Sites: Souther California and Southern Nevada
Missoula Mountain Press Publishing 2001 087842332X / 9780878423323 2nd printing paperback 

Fine, a very sharp, tight, clean copy. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Popular History of Utah, Whitney, Orson F.
19 Whitney, Orson F. Popular History of Utah
Salt Lake City Deseret News 1916 First Edition hardcover 

Bound in three-quarters leather (spine & corners). Good plus, some edgewear on covers, else a tight, clean, 100-year-old copy. With numerous illustrations. 
Price: 27.50 USD
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Dodge's Geography of Utah, Widtsoe, John & William Peterson
20 Widtsoe, John & William Peterson Dodge's Geography of Utah
Chicago Rand McNally 1908 First Edition paperback 

Good to very good in plain brown wrappers, a clean copy with light wear. Well illustrated with color maps and black & white photographs. Scarce! Utah as a Whole; The Growth and Development of Cities; Statistics and Aids to Teachers. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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