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Guidon Books Presents
Quantrill's Raiders,
The James - Younger Gang
and
Other Outlaws and Lawmen

In this special section, Guidon Books is featuring a selection of books written about the Confederate guerilla band lead by William C. Quantrill. Also included are books written about several members of his unit, including Frank and Jesse James and the Younger brothers. We also have a great many books about the other Outlaws of the Old West, and Billy The Kid and the Lincoln County War, a few of which are included here. If you don't see want you want, be sure to drop us a line.


All books now available on Quantrill's Raiders, The James - Younger Gang and Other Outlaws and Lawmen are on our new website


Tom Horn in Life and Legend

by Larry Ball

University of Oklahoma Press, Soft cover $19.95

The definitive biography of an enigmatic frontier gun wielder. Some of the legendary gunmen of the Old West were lawmen, but more, like Jesse James, were outlaws. Tom Horn was both. Lawman, soldier, hired gunman, detective, outlaw, and assassin, this darkly enigmatic figure has fascinated Americans ever since his death by hanging the day before his forty-third birthday. In his masterful historical biography, Larry Ball, a distinguished historian of western lawmen andoutlaws, presents the definitive account of Horn's career.

Horn fought in the Apache wars when he was still in his early twenties and chased the Indians into Mexico with General George Crook. He later became a Pinkerton and range detective before his execution for the death of a fourteen year old boy. Horn's guilt is still debated.

To an extent no previous scholar has managed to achieve, Ball distinguishes the truth about Horn from the numerous legends and concludes with a survey of Horn as described by historians, novelists and screenwriters since his own time.

Contact Guidon Books phone: 480 945-8811 or email: bookmaster@guidon.com to reserve your copy

 

HOW TO ORDER


Revised October 17, 2017

    Jesse James, the Younger Gang, and Quantrill

  1. SOLD Bartels, Carolyn M. True Tales: Civil War in Missouri. Includes chapters on Jessie's Scouts of Missouri and General Rosecrans. Two Trails Publishing, 2002. Soft cover. $14.95

  2. SOLD Brant, Marley. The Outlaw Youngers - A Confederate Brotherhood. 368 pages, $35.00

  3. SOLD Breihan, Carl W. Complete and Authentic Life of Jesse James. Introduction by Homer Croy. Frederick Fell, 1953. Dust jacket, worn with small pieces missing on edges. $35.00

  4. SOLD Breihan, Carl W. Quantrill and His Civil War Guerrillas. Promontory Press. $25.00

  5. SOLD Breihan, Carl W. Younger Brothers: Cole, James, Bob, John. Through personal interviews with relatives and much research, Breihan has gathered much of his information and presents a fast-paced account of the entire Younger clan. Presentation copy signed by the author. 2d edition. Naylor Co., 1961. Dust jacket. $45.00

  6. SOLD Brownlee, Richard S. Quantrill's Guerrillas: Two Rosters Researched by Richard S. Brownlee and Carl W. Breihan. Cover title: "Quantrill's Partisan Rangers." Contemporary etchings of the men. Bushwacker Museum, n.d. Gray wraps. $15.00

  7. SOLD Buel, J.W. The Border Bandits Jesse and Frank James and their Bands of Highwaymen. Reprint. nd. 180pgs, $35.00

  8. SOLD Buel, J. W. The Border Outlaws, An Authentic and Thrilling History of the Most Noted Bandits of Ancient or Modern Times, The Younger Brothers, Jesse and Frank James, and Their Comrades in Crime. Cover title: The Younger Brothers Bank and Train Robbers of the West. Flashlight Detective Series, No. 77. M. A. Donohue & Co., n.d. Wraps. $27.50

  9. SOLD Buel, J. W. The Border Outlaws, An Authentic and Thrilling History of the Most Noted Bandits of Ancient or Modern Times, The Younger Brothers, Jesse and Frank James, and Their Comrades in Crime. Reprint of 1882 edition. National Historical Society, 1994. $40.00

  10. SOLD Crittenden, H. H. The Crittenden Memoirs. Story of the Missouri Governor and the trial of Frank James. Major portion of the book is devoted to the James brothers. Presentation copy signed by Crittenden. Portion of the dust jacket remains. Previous owner's bookplate on inside front cover. G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1936. Brown cloth with minor wear. $200.00

  11. SOLD Duke, Betty Dorsett. Jesse James Lived & Died in Texas. 1st ed. Eakin Press (1998). 208p. $21.95

  12. SOLD Ernst, John. Jesse James. Maps by Theodore R. Miller. Written for young adults. Prentice Hall, 1976. Dust jacket. $25.00


  13. SOLD Frank James Surrenders Himself October 5, 1882. Compiled by Joanne Chiles Eakin. The first part of the book contains the transcription of the Kansas City Star newspaper reports on Friday, October 6, 1882. The second is State prosecuting attorney, William H. Wallace's final summation before the jury. Two Trails Publishing. Soft cover. $6.95

  14. SOLD George, Todd. The Conversion of Cole Younger. (1963) First Edition, Autographed, 128 pgs, $85.00

  15. SOLD Goodrich, Thomas. Black Flag: Guerrilla Warfare on the Western Border, 1861-1865. A highly dramatic narrative of the guerrilla war along the Kansas - Missouri border. Indiana University Press, 1995. Dust jacket. $32.95

  16. SOLD Goodrich, Thomas. Black Flag: Guerrilla Warfare on the Western Border, 1861-1865. A highly dramatic narrative of the guerrilla war along the Kansas - Missouri border. Indiana University Press, 1999. Soft cover. $17.95 *

  17. SOLD Hale, Donald R. "Little Archie": The Death of Archie Clement Missouri Civil War Guerrilla. Blue & Grey Shoppe, 2001. Soft cover oversize. $8.95

  18. SOLD Hale, Donald R. They Called Him Bloody Bill: The Missouri Badman Who Taught Jesse James Outlawry. Blue & Grey Shoppe, 1999. Soft cover. $20.00 *

  19. SOLD Hale, Donald R. The William Clarke Quantrill Men Reunions 1898-1929. Contains copies of newspaper articles and information on the men. Blue & Grey Book Shoppe, 2001. Soft cover oversize. $30.00

  20. SOLD Hansen, Duncan E. A Reunion in Death: Gravesites of the Quantrill Men and the James Gang. Two Trails Publishing, 2002. Soft cover. $35.00

  21. SOLD Hansen, Ron. Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford. 1st edition. Alfred A. Knopf, 1983. Dust jacket. $45.00

  22. SOLD Horan, James D. Desperate Men: Revelations from the Sealed Pinkerton Files. The exciting, true stories behind the rise, reign and fall of the West's most notorious outlaws - the James - Younger gang, and Butch Cassidy and the Wild Bunch. A new enlarged, revised and illustrated edition of a modern classic of the old west. Doubleday, 1962. Dust jacket. $27.50

  23. SOLD Horan, James D. Desperate Men: Revelations from the Sealed Pinkerton Files. The exciting, true stories behind the rise, reign and fall of the West's most notorious outlaws - the James - Younger gang, and Butch Cassidy and the Wild Bunch. Signed by the author. 1st edition. Previous owner's name stamped on top edge. G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1949. Tan cloth $40.00

  24. SOLD Houts, Joseph K., Jr. Quantrill's Thieves. Fascinating and scholarly account into the lives of Quantrill's ninety-three men, including the original documented list of raiders. Truman Publishing, 2002. Soft cover. $19.95

  25. SOLD (Jesse James Bank Museum) Good Bye, Jesse James. (1967) Reprint. 160pgs, $ 20.00

  26. SOLD Kennedy, Capt. Jesse James Man-Hunter. (Dime novel. No. 11 of the Bandit Series Stories.) Ottenheimer publishers, 1917. 164 pgs $50.00

  27. SOLD Koblas, John. The Jesse James Northfield Raid: Confessions of the Ninth Man. First edition, autographed. North Star Press of St. Cloud, 1999. Dust jacket. $24.95

  28. SOLD Koblas, John. Faithful Unto Death: The James - Younger Raid on the First National Bank, September 7, 1876, Northfield, Minnesota. Signed by the author. Most accurate and detailed history yet written on the raid. Northfield Historical Society, Press, 2001. Dust jacket. $39.95

  29. SOLD Lives, Adventures Exploit - Frank and Jesse James. (1947) Reprint. $16.50

  30. SOLD Love, Robertus. Rise and Fall of Jesse James. Panel from dust jacket pasted on front endsheet along with handwriting. Blue Ribbon Books, 1939. Cover worn on edges. $17.50

  31. SOLD Montana, Sybil. Bob & Charlie Ford's Family Connections: Slayers of Jesse James. A sequel to Bob Ford Was His Name. . . contains additional material. Signed by the author. 2001. Spiral bound. $15.95

  32. SOLD Montana, Sybil, comp. Bob Ford Was His Name, Jesse James Was His Game . . . Compiled from a collection of neewspapers, genealogy records, books, courthouse files, and interviews. Signed by the author. 2001. Soft cover. $15.95

  33. SOLD Montana, Sybil. Jesse James: Outlawry Days. Signed by the author. Revised 1998. 2000. Blue soft cover. $25.00

  34. SOLD Neely, Jeremy. The Border between Them: Violence and Reconciliation on the Kansas - Missouri Line. A narrative history of the border war and its impact on citizens of both states; recounts the exploits of Quantrill, John Brown and other notorious guerrillas. University of Missouri Press, 2007. Dust jacket. $39.95

  35. SOLD Newmans, Evans True Story of the Notorious Jesse James. (1976) First edition. 87pgs, $12.00

  36. SOLD Nichols, Alice. Bleeding Kansas. The story of the fight for possession of Kansas Territory prior to the Civil War. Previous owner's stamp on front endsheet. Oxford University Press, 1954. Dust jacket. $20.00

  37. SOLD Parrish, William E. A History of Missouri 1860 - 1875. vol. 3. 1st ed., Author's Presentation Copy. University of Missouri Press (1973). 332p. Dust jacket. $45.00.

  38. SOLD Petersen, Paul R. Quantrill of Missouri: The Making of a Guerrilla Warrior - The Man, the Myth, the Soldier. A biography of the man who affected the conduct of the war in Missouri more than anyone else - using numerous archives and the memoirs of several of Quantrill's guerrillas. A new perspective on this Civil War figure. Cumberland House, 2003. Dust jacket. $26.95

  39. SOLD Pollard, William C., Jr. Dark Friday: The Story of Quantrill's Lawrence Raid. Story of the 1863 massacre. 1st edition. Baranski Publishing, 1990. Dust jacket. $25.00

  40. SOLD Porter, Charles W. In the Devil's Dominions: A Union Solder's Adventures in "Bushwhacker Country." The Journal of Charles W. Porter, Lieutenant, afterwards Captain, Co. F., 3rd Wisconsin Cavalry, Stationed in Southwest Missouri, 1862-1865. Story of a man who tried to regulate the Confederate guerrillas. Edited and Annotated by Patrick Brophy. Bushwhacker Museum, 1998. Soft cover. $14.95

  41. SOLD Schnetzer, Wayne H. Quantrill Celebrates Washington's Birthday at Independence 1862 Style. Civil War Study Group, November 1977. Wraps. $1.95

  42. SOLD Schrader, Del, with Jesse James III. Jesse James was One of His Names. The greatest cover up in history by the famous outlaw who lived 73 incredible lives. 1st edition. Santa Anita Press, 1975. $75.00

  43. SOLD Settle, William A. Jr. Cole Younger Writes to Lizzie Daniel. Edited by Marley Brand. James-Younger Gang, 1994. Tan wraps. $9.00

  44. SOLD Starr, Stephen Z. Jennison's Jayhawkers: A Civil War Cavalry Regiment and its Commander. The story of the Seventh Kansas Volunteer Cavalry, which killed civilians and prisoners, pillaged the loyal and disloyal alike. Louisiana State University Press, 1986. Dust jacket with wear on edges. $35.00

  45. SOLD Turilli, Rudy. I Knew Jesse James. Information on Jesse and his death by a noted authority. Revised edition. Francena Turilli, 1981. Yellow soft cover oversize. $16.00

  46. SOLD Watts, Hamp B. The Babe of the Company. Missouri Guerilla under Quantrill (1996) reprint 30 pgs. 44.95

  47. SOLD Williams, James. Seventy-Five Years on the Border. 1st ed. Press of Standard Print. Co. 1912. 208p. $50.00

  48. SOLD Younger, Thomas Coleman. The Story of Cole Younger, by himself. Limited to 1000 copies. Frontier Press of Texas, 1955. $75.00

Other Nefarious Characters and Lawmen

  1. SOLD Alexander, Bob. Lawmen, Outlaws, and S.O.Bs: Gunfighters of the Old Southwest. Introduction by Chuck Parsons. Chapters on the lives of fifteen notable gunmen, most of them largely lost to history until now. 1st edition, hardcover edition limited to 400 copies. High-Lonesome Books, 2004. Dust jacket. $30.00

  2. SOLD Alexander, Bob. Sheriff Harvey Whitehill: Silver City Stalwart. Introduction by Robert K. De Arment. Biography of an important lawman who jailed Billy the Kid and even beat Pat Garrett at the polls. 1st edition. Limited to 500 copies hardcover copies.. High-Lonesome Books, 2005. Dust jacket. $30.00 *

  3. SOLD Babcock, Charlotte. Shot Down! Capital Crimes of Casper, Wyoming. Signed by the author. Limited and numbered, 1st edition. High Plains Press, 2000. Dust jacket. $29.95


  4. SOLD Bard, Jess. Lawmen and Outlaws: The Wild, Wild West. Illustrated history for the young reader. Trailblazers of the West. Children's Press, 2005. Soft cover. $6.95

  5. SOLD The Barrow Gang: Clyde Barrow & Bonnie Parker - The Real Story. A brief history of the "real story." George F. Bain, 1968. Blue wraps. $15.00

  6. SOLD Bartholomew, Ed. Cullen Baker: Premier Texas Gun Fighter. Limited to 1000 copies. Illustrations from the Rose collection. Frontier Press, 1954. Red cloth has wear on corners and spine. $70.00

  7. SOLD Betenson, Lula Parker. Butch Cassidy, My Brother. As told to Dora Flack. The truth about Butch Cassidy as told by his sister. Inscription signed by the author. Brigham Young University Press, 1975. Dust jacket. $55.00

  8. SOLD Betenson, Lula Parker. Butch Cassidy, My Brother. As told to Dora Flack. 2nd printing. Brigham Young University Press, 1975. Dust jacket. $45.00

  9. SOLD Betenson, W. J. "Bill." Butch Cassidy, My Uncle: A Family Portrait. Written by the great-grandson of Cassidy's younger sister, this is a study which is comprehensive, objective and balanced. Limited to 960 numbered copies, signed by the author. High Plains Press, 2012. Dust jacket. $35.00

  10. SOLD Breihan, Carl W. Great Gunfighters of the West. This is a book about killers, both good and bad men. Naylor Co., 1971. Dust jacket. $30.00

  11. SOLD Browning, James A. Violence was No Stranger: A Guide to the Grave Sites of Famous Westerners. A guide to the lives and grave sites of over one thousand famous and infamous westerners. 1st edition. Barbed Wire Press, 1993. Dust jacket. $75.00

  12. SOLD Carlson, Chip. Joe Lefors "I slickered Tom Horn..." The History of the Texas Cowboy turned Montana-Wyoming Lawman, a sequel. Beartooth Corral, 1995. Wraps. $18.95

  13. SOLD Coates, Ken S. and William R. Morrison. Strange Things Done: Murder in Yukon History. Tales of gruesome murder - do these stories reflect life and death in Canada's most renowned northern territory? The author's reinvestigate legendary murders from Yukon history. McGill-Queen's University Press, 2004. Dust jacket. $34.95

  14. SOLD Conley, Robert J. The Saga of Henry Starr. A Double D Western about this notorious criminal. 1st edition. Doubleday, 1989. Dust jacket. $20.00

  15. SOLD Crongeyer, Sven. Six Gun Sound: The Early History of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. Introduction by Lee Baca, L.A. County Sheriff. Chronicles the department's first fifty years. Craven Street Books, 2006. Soft cover. $18.95

  16. SOLD Croy, Homer. Trigger Marshal: The Story of Chris Madsen. Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1958. Dust jacket. $45.00

  17. SOLD Dykes, Jeff. Rare Western Outlaw Books. Essay on some rare outlaw books with reproductions of title pages. Limited to 535 copies, no. 362, signed by the author. Printed for the Albuquerque Corral of Westerners Internation by the New Mexico Book League, 1985. Wraps. $40.00

  18. SOLD Fulbright, Jim. W. D. "Bill" Fossett: Pioneer and Peace Officer. From original newspaper accounts, contemporaries and Fossett's reminiscences, somes the story of the legendary marshal in Oklahoma. Signed by the author. Mid-South Publications, 2002. Soft cover. $24.95

  19. SOLD Ganzhorn, Jack. I've Killed Men: An Epic of Early Arizona. The true story of the fastest man on the draw in frontier Arizona. Previous owner's name on front endsheet. 1st American edition. Devin-Adair Co., 1959. Dust jacket. $55.00

  20. SOLD Garrett, Richard. Famous Characters of the Wild West. Chapters on Wyatt Earp, Billy the Kid, Jesse James, Butch Cassidy and Custer. 1st edition. St. Martin's Press, 1975. Dust jacket. $20.00

  21. SOLD Haines, J. D. Wiley G. Haines: Frontier U.S. Deputy Marshal. Story of Haines, a deputy marshal in the Twin Territories and a friend of the Osage tribe. 1st edition. Eakin Press, 2002. Soft cover. $19.95

  22. SOLD Haley, J. Evetts. Jeff Milton: A Good Man with a Gun. Drawings by Harold D. Bugbee. Previous owner's name on half title page. Front endsheet repaired. 1st edition. University of Oklahoma Press, 1948. Red cloth. $90.00 *

  23. SOLD Haley, J. Evetts. Jeff Milton: A Good Man with a Gun. Drawings by Harold D. Bugbee. Previous owner's name on front endsheet. University of Oklahoma Press, 1949. Red cloth slightly faded and slight stain. $75.00

  24. SOLD Hardin, John Wesley. Gunfighter: The Autobiography of John Wesley Hardin. Introduction by Mark Manning. The authentic autobiography. Creation Books, 2001. Soft cover. $13.95

  25. SOLD Harkey, Dee. Mean as Hell. Line drawings by Gene Roberts. 1st edition, 1st issue. University of New Mexico Press, 1948. $125.00

  26. SOLD Hoeper, George. Black Bart: Boulevardier Bandit. The saga of California's most mysterious stagecoach robber and the men who sought to capture him. Word Dancer Press, 1995. Soft cover. $9.95

  27. SOLD Horrall, S. W. The Pictorial History of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Foreword by W. L. Higgitt, Commissioner, R.C.M. P. Illustrated history. McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1973. Dust jacket, oversize. $20.00

  28. SOLD Hunter, J. Marvin and Noah H. Rose. The Album of Gunfighters. Classic on outlaws of the West--alphabetical listing of photos with brief biographies of each. Warren Hunter, 1976. Dust jacket. $150.00

  29. SOLD Jennings, Al and Will Irwin. Beating Back. Illustrated by Charles M. Russell. Cover weathered, copy with bookplace from service men's library. D. Appleton and Co., 1915. $50.00

  30. SOLD Lamb, F. Bruce. Kid Curry: The Life and Times of Harvey Logan and the Wild Bunch. Johnson Books, 1991. Dust jacket. $42.50

  31. SOLD Lee, Wayne C. Deadly Days in Kansas. Documenting those wild early days when tempers were quick, life was cheap, sixty incidents that occurred between 1843 and 1932, illustrated with nearly 100 photos. Caxton Printers, 1997. Soft cover. $14.95

  32. SOLD Lloyd, Everett. Law West of the Pecos: The Story of Judge Roy Bean. Sketches by Ben Carlton Mead. Story of the judge who held a quasilegal sway on the Texas border for twenty years. Naylor, 1960. Dust jacket. $20.00



  33. SOLD Mather, R.E. and F.E. Boswell. Hanging the Sheriff: A Biography of Henry Plummer. 1st edition. Previous historians considered Plummer to be the leader of a murderous bank who terrorized Idaho and Montana, committing robberies and murder, supposedly becoming a sheriff to cover up his activities. By 1864 his depredations had become so bad that settlers rose up and Plummer was hanged on January 10th of that year. The first genealogical research on Plummer and his wife which appears to prove him innocent of the crimes. University of Utah Press, 1987. Dust jacket. $30.00

  34. SOLD McCoy, Max. The Sixth Rider: A Novel of the Dalton Gang. (Historical fiction - Double D Western). First edition. Doubleday, 1991. Dust jacket. $14.95

  35. SOLD McKennon, C. H. Iron Men: A Saga of the Deputy United States Marshals who Rode the Indian Territory. A history of the key figures during the Reconstruction period, many who volunteered for this duty. 1st edition. Doubleday & Co., 1967. Dust jacket. $50.00

  36. SOLD McLaird, James D. Wld Bill Hickok & Calamity Jane: Deadwood Legends. Examines the contemporary accounts that turned these two Wild West wanderers into legends. South Dakota Historical Society Press, 2008. Soft cover. $12.95

  37. SOLD Metz, Leon Claire. The Encyclopedia of Lawmen, Outlaws, and Gunfighters. A comprehensive guide to such outlaws like Billy the Kid, Doc Holliday, Earp Brothers and other rogues and ranges who defined the law and lawlessness in the old West. More than 500 engaging entries include brief biographies of the colorful men and women, key events and geographical locations. Checkmark Books, 2003. Soft cover. $19.95

  38. SOLD Miller, Floyd. Bill Tilghman: Marshal of the Last Frontier. The story of a buffalo hunter, Indian fighter, rancher, horse breeder, saloon keeper, and politician, who began his career in Dodge City in 1878 when he was a friend of Bat Masterson. 1st edition. Doubleday & Co., 1968. Dust jacket. $75.00

  39. SOLD Monaghan, Jay. Last of the Bad Men: The Legend of Tom Horn. 1st edition. An early biography of this legendary scout, final tracker of Geronimo, Rodeo Cowboy, Spanish American War Veteran, Pinkerton Detective, Bounty Hunter, and his involvement in the Johnson County War. Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1946. Green cloth. $38.50

  40. SOLD Monaghan, Jay. Tom Horn: Last of the Bad Men. Introduction by Larry D. Ball. Excellent account of telling Tom Horn's story. University of Nebraska Press, 1997. Soft cover. $20.00

  41. SOLD Montana, Sybil. Guns & Garters: Gunslingers & Outlaws - Monthly Newspaper Columns. Includes chapters on Jesse James, Quantrill, Wyatt Earp and Bill Doolin. Signed by the author. 2001. Soft cover. $13.95

  42. SOLD Nolan, Frederick. Bad Blood: The Life and Times of the Horrell Brothers. With deeds of violence and vengeance, the seven Horrell brothers burned their names into the history books of Texas and New Mexico in the 1870s. Signed by the author. 1st edition. Barbed Wire Press, 1994. Dust jacket. $29.95

  43. SOLD O'Neil, James B. They Die But Once: The Story of a Tejano. The story of Jeff Ake, last of the Westerner gunfighters and vaqueros. 1st edition. Knight Publications, 1935. Dust jacket. $125.50

  44. SOLD Outlaws and Lawmen of the West. Volume 1 written by M. A. Macpherson and Eli MacLaren. Chapters on such men as the Dalton Gang, Billy the Kid, Jesse James, Sam Bass and Billy Miner. Lone Pine, 2000. Soft cover. $10.95

  45. SOLD Outlaws and Lawmen of the West. Volume II written by Dan Asfar. Includes chapters on Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson, Bill Longley and Ben Thompason. Lone Pine, 2001. Soft cover. $10.95

  46. SOLD Paine, Lauran. Tom Horn: Man of the West. An examination of the man and the times that made him, showing how the restlessness and general lawlessness of the West after the Civil War gave rein to men of his temperament. 1st edition. Barre Publishing Co. 1963. Dust jacket. $35.00

  47. SOLD Parsons, Chuck and Marjorie. Bowden and Hardin. The story of Brown Bowen, a badman, and his brother-in-law, John Wesley Hardin. Ltd to 1000 copies, 1st edition. Creative Publishing Co., 1991. Dust jacket. $24.95

  48. SOLD Parsons, Chuck. Clay Allison: Portrait of a Shootist. The story of the western rancher turned gunfighter. Sponsored by the West of the Pecos Museum. Previous owner's name on front endsheet. Pioneer Book Publishers, 1983. Casebound with photo of Allison on cover. $57.50

  49. SOLD Raine, William MacLeod. Famous Sheriffs & Western Outlaws. Spine loose. 1st edition. Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1929. Worn dust jacket. $45.00

  50. SOLD Rasch, Philip J. Desperados of Arizona Territory. In this collection of twenty-four articles, Rasch pursues the exploits of toughs such as Ike Clanton, John Ringo, Pony Deal, Buckskin Frank Leslie and others. Introduction by Larry D. Ball, edited by Robert K. DeArment. Signed by the author. National Association for Outlaw and Lawman History, Inc., 1999. Dust jacket. $29.95


  51. SOLD Revenge! And Other True Tales of the Old West. Foreword by Frederick W. Nolan and edited by Sharon Cunningham and Mark Boardman. Stories by Robert K. DeArment, Chuck Parsons, Nancy B. Samuelson and others on such people as the Meagher brothers, Jim McDaniels and members of Quantrill's gang. Scarlet Mask Enterprises, 2004. Dust jacket. $35.00

  52. SOLD Ripley, Thomas. They Died with Their Boots On. Stories of bad men and good, such as John Wesley Hardin, Bill Longley, Depty Charlie Webb and the Dixon Boys. Sun Dial Press, 1937. Orange cloth with minor wear. $25.00

  53. SOLD Secrest, William B. The Man from the Rio Grande: A Biography of Harry Love, leader of the California Rangers who tracked down Joaquin Murrieta. The story of the man who pursued the famed California bandit. Arthur H. Clark Co., 2005. Dust jacket. $34.95

  54. SOLD Shirley, Glenn. Heck Thomas: Frontier Marshal. The Story of a Real Gunfighter. Law officer in the Oklahoma Territory who rode for Judge Parker. 1st edition. Chilton Co., 1962. Dust jacket. $50.00


  55. SOLD Slate, John. Lawmen, Crimebusters and Champions of Justice: The men . . . the institutions . . the system at work . New York (1991) $ 17.98

  56. SOLD Southworth, Dave. Gunfighters of the Old West. 43 stories of over 250 gunfighters include Billy the Kid, Jesse James, Doc Holliday, Luke Short, and Butch Cassidy. Wild Horse, 1997. Soft cover. $14.95

  57. SOLD Spude, Catherine Holder. "That Fiend In Hell": Soapy Smith In Legend. A tour de force of historical debunking that documents Smith's elevation to western hero. University of Oklahoma Press, 2012. Dust jacket. $29.95

  58. SOLD Thornton, Bruce. Searching for Joaquin: Myth, Murieta and History in California. A penetrating inquiry into the life and times of the famous badman, including his role in the creation of the myth of Hispanic California. 1st edition. Encounter Books, 2003. Dust jacket. $26.95

  59. SOLD Thybony, Scott. The Lawmen. Westward Expansion Series No. 5. A brief look at the men who tamed the Western frontier - for the young reader but with great information and illustrations. Jefferson National Parks Association, 2001. Wraps. $2.95

  60. SOLD Thybony, Scott. Outlaws and Gunslingers. Westward Expansion Series No. 4. A brief look at bad guys and fast draws on the Western frontier - for the young reader but with great information and illustrations. Jefferson National Parks Association, 2001. Wraps. $2.95

  61. SOLD Tilghman, Zoe A. Outlaw Days. A True History of Early-Day Oklahoma Characters. Revised and enlarged from the records of Wm. Tilghman. Harlow Publishing Co., 1926. Wraps. $50.00


  62. SOLD Waller, Brown. Last of the Great Western Train Robbers. A tale of Harvey Logan, aka Kid Curry. A. S. Barnes & Co., 1968. Dust jacket. $35.00


  63. Waters, William. A Gallery of Western Badmen. Contains brief chapters on Wyatt Earp, Billy the Kid, Wes Hardin, Clay Allison, and others. Americana Publications, 1954. Wraps, minor discoloration. $10.00 *

  64. Williams, Brad. Legendary Outlaws of the West. 1st edition. Illustrations by Paul Blaine Henrie. Collection of tales about outlaws who have been unjustly ignored by historians spanning from the 16th century to the 20th century. Outlaws include El Chato, Joaquin Murietta, Tiburcio Vasquez, and others. David McKay, 1976. Dust jacket, oversize. $25.00 *

  65. Wilson, Lori Lee. The Joaquin Band: The History Behind the Legend. Reveals the roots of an American fear of a Mexican guerrilla band in California and the threat in 1850 and the political and societal response to the perceived threat. University of Nebraska Press, 2011. Dust jacket. $29.95 *

  66. SOLD Wilson, R. Michael. Murder & Execution in the Wild West. An extensive encyclopedia of information on death and execution. Signed by the author. Stagecoach Books, 2006. Soft cover. $60.00

  67. Wilstach, Frank J. Wild Bill Hickok: The Prince of Pistoleers. Early biography of this noted gunman. Previous owner's bookplate on inside front cover, dated 1934. Garden City Publishing, 1926 copyright. Orange cloth with black printing, showing wear and small tears on spine edges. $20.00 *

  68. SOLD With Badges & Bullets: Lawmen & Outlaws in the Old West. Edited by Richard W. Etulain & Glenda Riley. Includes chapters on Earp, Pat Garrett, Tom Horn, Doc Holliday and others. Fulcrum Publishing, 1999. Soft cover. $17.95

  69. SOLD Yadon, Laurence J. and Dan Anderson. Outlaws with Badges. The Old West’s former outlaws turned good, former lawmen gone bad, and honorable citizens who moonlighted as robbers and rustlers are presented in these pages. Pelican Publishing, 2013. Soft cover. $16.95

  70. Young, Harry (Sam). Hard Knocks: A Life Story of the Vanishing West. Introduction by James D. McLaird. Story of the man who rode with Calamity Jane and provides an eyewitness account of Wild Bill Hickok's final moments. South Dakota State Historical Society Press, 2005. Soft cover. $17.95 *


Billy The Kid and the Lincoln County War



  1. SOLD Anaya, A. P. "Paco." I Buried Billy. First hand experiences with Billy the Kid told by Paco Anaya. Includes map of Charlie Foor's Fort Sumner. 1st edition. Creative Publishing Co., 1991. Dust jacket. $35.00

  2. SOLD Barron, R. M., ed. Court of Inquiry: Lieutenant Colonel N.A.M. Dudley Fort Stanton, New Mexico May-June-July 1879. 2 volumes. Editing and typescript by R. M. Barron, El Paso, Texas. Lincoln County War Series. Introduction by Leon Metz. Transcription of the complete proceedings of the Dudley Court of Inquiry. Signed by Barron's daughter Donna Tatting. Beaver's Pond Press, 2003. Soft cover. $125.00

  3. SOLD Corle, Edwin. Billy the Kid. An action-packed novel from Billy's birth in New York to his life out west. Previous owner's bookplate on front endsheet. 1st edition. Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1953. Dust jacket worn on edges and spine faded. $45.00

  4. SOLD Corle, Edwin. Billy the Kid. An action-packed novel from Billy's birth in New York to his life out west. University of New Mexico Press. Soft cover. $15.00

  5. SOLD Dykes, Jeff C. Law on a Wild Frontier: Four Sheriffs of Lincoln County. Potomac Corral, Westerners, 1969. Yellow Wraps. $40.00

  6. SOLD Hertzog, Peter, comp. A Directory of New Mexico Desperados. Press of the Territorian, 1965. Wraps. $20.00

  7. SOLD Hertzog, Peter, comp. A Directory of New Mexico Desperados. Poor condition. Press of the Territorian, 1965. Wraps. $7.50

  8. SOLD Hertzog, Peter. Legal Hangings. 1st edition. Illustrated by Storm D. Townsend. Press of the Territorian, 1966. Wraps. $25.00

  9. SOLD Hutchinson, W. H. Another Verdict for Oliver Lee. Ltd. to 650 copies. Clarendon Press, 1965. $38.50

  10. SOLD Hutchinson, W. H. and R. N. Mullin. Whiskey Jim and a Kid Named Billie. Ltd. to 600 copies. Clarendon Press, 1967. $60.00

  11. SOLD Hyde, Albert E. Billy, The Kid and the Old Regime in the Southwest. An eye-witness account with the capture & defiance of a mob by that notorious desperado Dave Rudabaugh. Limited to 500 copies. Frontier Book Company, 1960. Gray wraps. $40.00

  12. SOLD Jameson, W.C. The Return of the Outlaw Billy the Kid. Republic of Texas Press, 1998. Wraps. $16.95

  13. SOLD Kadlec, Robert, F. ed. Afterword by Jeff Dykes. They "Knew" Billy the Kid: Interviews with Old-Time New Mexicans. A collection of valuable Billy the Kid reminscences, legends, songs, and anecdotes. 1st edition. Ancient City Press, 1987. Soft cover. $12.50

  14. SOLD Reynolds, Bill. Trouble in New Mexico: The Outlaws, Gunmen, Desperados, Murderers and Lawmen for Fifty Turbulent Years. vol. 1, A's & B's. No. 48 of 200 copies. Spiral bound. 1994. $35.00

  15. SOLD Shumard, George. Billy the Kid: The Robin Hood of Lincoln County? The story of Billy the Kid and the Butterfield Overland Stage from Old Mesilla Stops at Steins Pass. Illustrated history. Revised edition. 1976. Yellow wraps, soft cover oversize. $20.00


  16. SOLD Stovall, Dennis H. Cowboys Rough and Ready. 1st edition. Whitman Publishing Co., 1929. $25.00


 

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