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Image for Indiana railroad system (Bulletin of the Central Electric Railfans' Association ; 91)

Indiana railroad system (Bulletin of the Central Electric Railfans' Association ; 91)

By: Krambles, George

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Central Electric Railfans' Association: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 533G0094

ISBN: 0915348926

Condition: Very Good


0915348926 70 pages. Reprint of the 1950 first edition. Loaded with archival photos, text, diagrams, and more. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. An excellent copy. View more info

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Once upon a Windowsill: A History of Indoor Plants

By: Martin, Tovah

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Portland, OR, U.S.A., Timber Press, Incorporated: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 152H2131

ISBN: 0881921203

Condition: Fine


0881921203 Signed and generically inscribed by author upon half-title page. 303 pages. Bibliography. Index. Charming black and white reproductions of nostalgic illustrations. "A chronological account of the introduction of houseplants in America, starting with the first bulbs brought indoors for forcing, through the successive introductions of ever more exotic plant materials, including the proliferation of ferns. It is a story equally rich in plant lore and insights into American culture." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Dust jacket now pre... View more info

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Once Upon a Mine : Story of Pre-Confederation Mines on the Island of Newfoundland

By: Martin, Wendy

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Institute of Mining a: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 717G1399

ISBN: 0919086039

Condition: Fine


0919086039 98 pages. Footnotes. Bibliography. Reproductions of many archival black and white photos. Printed on glossy stock. "...Documents triumphs and failures of people, and the glory and gloom of places, it crystallizes names such as Betts Cove, La Manche, Terra Nova and Sleepy Cove, and it recreates the towns that are no more. It is about time and history, showing the intimate relations between Newfoundland mining and world events, from the Treaty of Versailles to the Second World War." - from Introduction. Prior owner's name atop front free endpaper otherwise clean, bright... View more info

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Tournaments Illustrated, Summer 1990, A.S. XXV, Issue 95

By: Miriam Rachel Bat Mordecai; et al

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, The Society for Creative Anachronism: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651H2611

Condition: Very Good


48 pages. Features: Helpful hints for encampment organization; Sweet summer's roses; A Blackwork Cap; Transfer Ink for Embroidery; Medieval Bookbinding; Period Dolls The Hennin; Book Reviews; and more. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. An excellent copy. View more info

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Frontier Times Magazine: July, 1971

By: Mulltiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications Inc.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842A0496

Condition: Very Good


Features: Last rig to Battle Mountain - the last family to take the Humboldt Trail by covered wagon, led by Sherman Wilhelm, makes one of Nevada's richest gold strikes; Motion Picture Vignettes - Neal Hart; Clues to Frontier Treasure; Over-kill in Apache land - Camp Grant Massacre; Last rails across North America - Building the Grand Trunk; A hundred miles of lonely river - the Missouri River; Toughest school in the county - Oklahoma; Stars over Chloride, New Mexico; "My God, My Hero, My Ideal" - Joaquin Miller; and more. Clean and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

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Frontier Times Magazine: January, 1972

By: Mulltiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications Inc.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842A0499

Condition: Very Good


Features: Hell on the Largo - Henry Coleman; Kiamichi Warrior's gold - a headless apparition had a vested interest in the wealth of the Choctaw Nation!; Beartown's "Guardians of Public Morality" - Beartown, Montana; Wising up in the West - the life of a young man on the Kansas prairie/Dodge City; Iron Man William Henry Harrison Llewellyn; Did Chief Jospeh (Nez Perce Indian Chief) Slay Mrs. Manuel?; Hemmed in by rattlesnakes - berrypickers in a prickly situation; Ghosts of the Sierritas - copper rich Twin Buttes; Wells Fargo Horse Express; The Lively Nights of a Coon-Dog Man; and more.... View more info

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Frontier Times Magazine: May, 1972

By: Mulltiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications Inc.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842A0501

Condition: Very Good


Features: The ghosts of Inyo; Matadors walked the streets of Gillette! - Bull Fighting in Colorado; "We Must Kill" - medicine men near the Yukon River wanted to get rid of gold seekers; Colonel Tim McCoy - 30 years under crossed sabers; Up in the La Sals - A basin so rich 'you can run trees through the sawmill and the sawdust will assay at better than $10 a ton"; Life is just a chance you have to take; Lost Cabin Creek Mines (Dawson County, Montana); Amos Chapman, Scout - the hero of the Buffalo Wallow fight; Timberline Kate - Kate Knowlton at Monte Cristo; A Day at the Greene Hous... View more info

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Frontier Times Magazine: July, 1972

By: Mulltiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications Inc.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842A0502

Condition: Very Good


Features: Law rides the Larb Hills; Some facts about Wayne Brazel; Gallina Mountain's Murder Mine; "Boston Cowards" of Fort Hay; A Boxcar, A Siding, A Water Tank - the time when all a man needed for adventure was to hop a train west; Isolated Log Schoolhouses - Death Traps! (vulnerable to Indian attack); Scourge of the Cherokee Nation - Bob Rogers; The Maxwells of Arizona - trackers and lawmen; Revenge by Fire! - Henry Timmerman was the only person ever hung (legally) in Klickitat County, Washington; and more. Clean and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

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Frontier Times Magazine: September, 1972

By: Mulltiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications Inc.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 852A0503

Condition: Very Good


Features: Alaska Bound - Kenneth Gideon, a young mining engineer, heads for Crow Creek, Alaska; Double Hanging at Lincoln - a daughter writes of her father's murder and of its traumatic aftermath; Slate Mountain's Golden Tunnel - is really a golden tomb; Bully of the Town - Denton, Texas; A Trek to the Gold Fields; When Horse Trading was a Profession; Henry Wickenburg's Old Colt - brief glory with the Vulture Mine, then disillusionment; Tame the Wild River - Major Frank McLaughlin and what he did to the Feather River; Horsehead Crossing; The Stolen Claim; and more. Clean and unmarked with ver... View more info

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Frontier Times Magazine: November, 1972

By: Mulltiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications Inc.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 852A0504

Condition: Very Good


Features: Massacre! - in the 1850s, California's Indians were treated with heartless brutality; Gold of the Coquihalla River in British Columbia; Warrior's Witches - a display of temper earned an Indian girl a bad reputation; Fair Play Meant a Hanging - to the Fairplay 105; Sequoyah Houston fell to Cherokee Bill; Kit; Living on Borrowed Time - Horatio Larned saved the life of Porcupine... and thereby saved his own; Readin', 'Ritin', and Retribution - ; $110 per sack!; Northwest Trade Gun - the Indian's magic smoke pole; and more. Clean and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

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Frontier Times Magazine: January, 1973 *GHOST TOWN AND MINING SPECIAL*

By: Mulltiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications Inc.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 852A0505

Condition: Very Good


Features: Vanished Spas in the Wilderness - 3 locations on Washington's Olympic Peninsula; Palomino Spirit Horse - had to be killed; Christmas was slim in Bullfrog (Rhyolite, Nevada); "If I live to be a hundred - true stories shared by old cowboys and their horses"; Ghost Town of the Indians - Doaksville, capital of the old Choctaw Nation; Terrible Jim McLaughlin - a story from Yale, British Columbia; Trementinans Hoed Their Own Row - Nevada history; King of the Yukon - Jack McQuesten; If I were young again - living in hard times; Burro Schmidt's Tunnel -perhaps an unequaled one-man mi... View more info

Image for Frontier Times Magazine: July 1973 *SPECIAL INDIAN ISSUE*

Frontier Times Magazine: July 1973 *SPECIAL INDIAN ISSUE*

By: Mulltiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications Inc.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 852A0508

Condition: Very Good


Features: Accursed and frightful Potter's Point - a look at the forerunners, and many times the sires of the later colorful and often dangerous people who made the Old West famous; Mud Glacier Gold - Marcum's lost gold in Alaska; Village of my red brother - Mormon Indian missionaries; Seattle's Little-known Dymano - Hans Pederson and the early development of Seattle; Battle of Prairie Dog Creek; The Solid Muldoon; Ghostly Fort Dilts; Coal Oil Jimmy's Gang; Geronimo's Long Debt for a Pony - Jimmy Stevens; Missouri Scout - Greyson Welsh; and more. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear... View more info

Image for Frontier Times Magazine: January 1974 *SPECIAL TREASURE EDITION*

Frontier Times Magazine: January 1974 *SPECIAL TREASURE EDITION*

By: Mulltiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications Inc.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 852A0511

Condition: Very Good


Features: Indians and Treasures don't mix! - Jacob Snively's search for fortune; Monument to Bitterness - in the cemetery of Hiawatha in northeast Kansas; The Lost Butte Gold; New Show in Town - the troupes who played the communities of the West; Gold in the Bottom of the well; Cass County Poor Farm - to be on charity in pioneer times held a special dread; El Dorado - from 'Oregon and California in 1848"; Drop in, cut loose, and dance in earnest - ranch life's bright side; Kang's Gold - a young Chinaman in Arizona; A rope for Mary Rose - townspeople avenge her death; Ghosts of the Star Ran... View more info

Image for Frontier Times Magazine: March 1974 *SPECIAL INDIAN ISSUE*

Frontier Times Magazine: March 1974 *SPECIAL INDIAN ISSUE*

By: Mulltiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications Inc.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 852A0512

Condition: Very Good


Features: My wonderful country - Joe Lee, the most famous of all Navajo Indian traders; La Pondre's Nuggets; A Total Breakdown of Justice - execution of an Chinese man in California; Helena, Texas says die; Ta-Tanka-Buffalo; Famous old bridge to the west - the Muscatine over the Mississippi; Socorro killer - Joel Fowler was lynched in New Mexico; Badge of honour - land and cattle gave the Californian prestige; Come and get it! - boarding houses were run by women; and more. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

Image for Frontier Times Magazine: MaY 1974 *GHOST TOWN AND MINING SPECIAL*

Frontier Times Magazine: MaY 1974 *GHOST TOWN AND MINING SPECIAL*

By: Mulltiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications Inc.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 852A0513

Condition: Very Good


Features: Western book roundup; I saw the gold; Turkey Creek Wildcat - Galeyville; Big Uncle Cemetery; The Murderer's Ghost - the case of Lewis Holder; Chinese Diggin's - does a vein of quartz cross Burnt Bridge Creek?; Punching Chihuahuas for the nations; No place to go but down - South Mountain in the San Juans; Oklahoma's Indian boarding schools; The great Cornish Pump at the Ontario silver mine in Utah's Wasatch Mountains; Slaughter of the Innocents - one of Iowa's most bizarre unsolved crimes; To 'Red-up a house' - house cleaning; John Clarke - wood carver; and more. Clean, bright and un... View more info

Image for Frontier Times Magazine: July 1974 *BADMAN-LAWMAN SPECIAL*

Frontier Times Magazine: July 1974 *BADMAN-LAWMAN SPECIAL*

By: Mulltiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications Inc.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 852A0514

Condition: Very Good


Features: U.S. Marshal Red Lucas - 3,600 arrests!; "Nobody is my Name" - what happened when a spaghetti western was filmed in ghost town Mogollon, New Mexico; Vallecito's Treasures - a recent find suggests they may exist; French Runaway in Arizona - friend of the sourdoughs, Joe Mayer specialized in grubstakes; A most extraordinary fugitive - Henry Meiggs; mystery priest's cache; life on an Idaho Cattle Ranch; Kanaka Joe - boy murderer on San Juan Island; Queen of the Utah Gold Camps - Kimberly, Utah; Ike Dotson was hard to kill; and more. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light w... View more info

Image for Frontier Times Magazine: November 1974 *SPECIAL INDIAN STORY - MASSACRE OF 1862*

Frontier Times Magazine: November 1974 *SPECIAL INDIAN STORY - MASSACRE OF 1862*

By: Mulltiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications Inc.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 852A0516

Condition: Very Good


Features: Ruckus over a fried bobcat dinner - a Ringbone Same battle-of-the-century story; massacre of 1862 - what actually happened behind Indian lines, told by someone who was there - the Mdewakanton and Wahpakoota bands - Fort Wadsworth; poor losers are dangerous; unclaimed silver at Bald Eagle; a strip poker party - sideline entertainment on hunting/fishing jaunts; Ireteba's outrageous lie - an Indian Chief sees the white man's world; The bizarre Hiatt-Hannah case - a murderous attack in the Jordan District in Linn County, Oregon; Senator Edmund G. Ross - How Say You?; Twenty-One days betw... View more info

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Privately Bound in One Volume: A.A.H.S. (American Aviation Historical Society) Journal, 1983 Issues

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, A.A.H.S.: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 759A4807

Condition: Very Good


Features: Balloon Training at NAS Lakehurst; Underwriter's Laboratories Aircraft and Pilots Registers; How the Allies trained the American Air Service; The War Diary of John R. 'Killer' Kane - part III; The Stardusters - a history of the 406th Figher Group; Pineapple Airlines - an operational history of VR-21 - part I; The last flight of Lawrence B. Sperry; Seversky AP-7; The race from 'Point Zero' - Curtiss vs. Wright; Beware the Man with the Tape Recorder; Operation Sun-Run; The Douglas DC-1 - 50 years ago; What killed Harriet Quimby; Bell XP-77 Design Origin; Davis-Monthan - home of the USA... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's Weekly Newsmagazine, March (Mar.) 2, 1992 - Sean Burke Olympic Hockey Cover Photo

Maclean's - Canada's Weekly Newsmagazine, March (Mar.) 2, 1992 - Sean Burke Olympic Hockey Cover Photo

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean's: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4531

Condition: Very Good


56 pages. Features: Passing of A.J. Casson; Diane Francis on Preston Manning; Pondering Canada without Quebec; Liberals and Tories Embrace the Reform Party Agenda; Patrick (Pat) Buchanan seeks to tap right-wing backlash in the south; Letter from Moscow - Life behind the lineups; Israeli troops bulldoze through U.N. peacekeepers in southern Lebanon - article with photo; Canadians Cannot Count on Government to Secure a Golden Retirement; The fight for control of pension funds; Nice VIA rail ad; Canada's first Olympic hockey medal in 24 years caps successful Winter Olympics - article with photos... View more info

Reaching Home: Pacific Salmon, Pacific People

By: Natalie Fobes; Tom Jay; Bradford Matsen

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Graphic Arts Books: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 41302242

ISBN: 0882404652

Condition: Fine


0882404652 143 pages. A saga, in words and images, a richly inspiring book that pays tribute to the fact that this is truly the time of the salmon and its people. Also a deeply personal account, made vivid by more than a decades's worth of pictures from award-winning photographer Natalie Forbes. Winner of the 1995 Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Book Award. Price clipped from front flap. Very light wear. Clean and unmarked. Excellent copy in beautiful glossy illustrated covers. View more info