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Texas Rangers/Lawmen

Texas Rangers/Lawmen

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161 Greer, James K., ed. BUCK BARRY. TEXAS RANGER AND FRONTIERSMAN
Waco Texian 1978 1st. Of This Edition Fine Near Fine 
D.j. (small discolored spot top right corner), 253 pp., photos, map, index. Name inside cover. Ltd. #266/1000c. SIGNED by Greer. Basic Tx Bks #11(A) -the best memoir of a Texas Ranger in the mid-19th century. An excellent account that should rank with Reid's & Gillett's. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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162 Greer, James Kimmins. COLONEL JACK HAYS.
N.Y. Dutton 1952 1st. Cloth Near Fine Good 
D.j., 428 pp., maps, illus., index. Biography of a great Texas Ranger, Hays commanded the Rangers in the Mexican War, and was later Sheriff of San Francisco, surveyor general of California, & a founder of Oakland. D.j worn, missing piece on top rt corner 2 1/2" x 2 1/2", 2 white circular stains on the cloth. Contents fine. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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163 Guyer, James S. PIONEER LIFE IN WEST TEXAS.
Brownwood 1938 1st. Cloth Fine No Jacket 
Pict. red cloth, photos, illus. Stories of buffalo hunting, trail driving, Billy the Kid, Roy Bean, cattlemen, etc. Announcement laid in. Guns #885-scarce; Herd #941. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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164 Haley, J.Evetts JEFF MILTON: A GOOD MAN WITH A GUN.
Norman U. Of Ok. 1949 1st., 1st State Cloth Fine Very Good 
D.j. (clipped, spine faded, slight edgewear), 430 pp., drawings by H. D. Bugbee, photos, index. INSCRIBED by Haley. Six-Guns #892; Adams 150 #64- "An excellent biography of one of the famous law-enforcement officer of the Southwest, detailing his activities among its outlaws and gunmen, such as John Wesley Hardin, Black Jack Ketchum, John Selman, George Scarborough, Burt Alvord, and Billy Stiles." Very nice copy. 
Price: 350.00 USD
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165 Haley, J.Evetts, pub. JEFF MILTON: A GOOD MAN WITH A GUN.
Norman U. Of Ok. 1949 2nd Prtg. Cloth Very Good Good 
D.j. (worn, edges very worn, missing small pieces), 430 pp., drawings by H. D. Bugbee, photos, index. Bookplate on fly. Six-Guns #892; Adams 150 #64- "An excellent biography of one of the famous law-enforcement officer of the Southwest, detailing his activities among its outlaws and gunmen, such as John Wesley Hardin, Black Jack Ketchum, John Selman, George Scarborough, Burt Alvord, and Billy Stiles." 
Price: 75.00 USD
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166 Harman, S.W. HELL ON THE BORDER. History of the Great Court at Fort Smith.
Ft. Smith Hell on the Border Pub. 1953 Pict. Wrs. Fine 
303 pp., photos. Reprint of 1898 edition. Guns #929. Chief source of practically every book & story on the court & Okla. outlaws. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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167 Harrison, Fred. HELL HOLES AND HANGINGS
Clarendon Clarendon Press 1968 1st. Cloth Near Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 170 pp. + 16 pp. of photos. An informal history of Western Territorial Prisons--covers Idaho, Utah, Montana, New Mexico, Arizona, Colorado, Californis, & Indian Territory, & Judge Parker. Guns #938. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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168 Henderson, Col. Harry M. COLONEL JACK HAYS, TEXAS RANGER
San Antonio Naylor 1954 1st. Near Fine Very Good 
D.j., 115 pp., frontis, index. Short biography of Hays by an excellent military historian. Very scarce. Very nice copy with nice d.j. missing 1/2" piece upper front corner. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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169 Henderson, Col. Harry M. COLONEL JACK HAYS, TEXAS RANGER
San Antonio Naylor 1954 1st. Very Good Very Good 
D.j., 115 pp., frontis, index. Short biography of Hays by an excellent military historian. Handwritten "Alice L. Pendleton Library" inside cover, card pocket inside rear cover. No other marks. Very nice copy of a very scarce & highly regarded book. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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170 Holgren, Beryl. FRANK BANEY: FORTY YEARS A MONTANA LAW ENFORCER.
N.Y. Vantage Press 1965 1st. Edition Hard Cover Fine Near Fine 
photos. Baney served as sheriff of Lincoln County, Montana, from 1910 until 1947 (except for a few years as deputy state game warden.) Biography of career Western lawman. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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171 Horan, James D. THE AUTHENTIC WILD WEST. The Lawmen.
N. Y. Crown Pub. 1980 1st. Cloth Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 309 pp., 300 documents & illus., index. Third volume in a trilogy with The Gunfighters (Vol. 1) and The Outlaws (Vol. 2). Authentic accounts by eyewitnesses and the lawmen. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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172 Hunt, Lenoir. BLUEBONNETS AND BLOOD.
Houston Texas Books, Inc. 1938 1st. Cloth w/paper Label Very Good Mylar 
433 pp., maps, illus. Minor water stains on bottom of most pages. #413/500c SIGNED. Guns #1077-has a chapter on the Texas Rangers, mentions outlaws such as Sam Bass & Wes Hardin. Herd #1102. Announcement laid in with letter from Texas Dept. of Education about its value as a history book 
Price: 50.00 USD
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173 Hunter, J.Marvin & Noah H. Rose. THE ALBUM OF GUNFIGHTERS.
Bandera J. Marvin Hunter 1955 2nd Prtg Dec. Cloth Very Good +  
236 pp., photos, index. No d.j. Hunter published the Trail Drivers of Texas & many other books. Rose, who worked with him, compiled a fabulous collection of photos of famous characters, good & bad, which are used to illus. this book. Guns #1085-portraits & short sketches of most of the outlaws and gunmen of the West.  
Price: 150.00 USD
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174 Jackson, Grace CYNTHIA ANN PARKER
San Antonio Naylor 1959 1st. Near Fine Very Good 
D.j. (clipped), 138 pp., illus., photos. One of the earlier biographies of Cynthia Ann Parker which has become very scarce. Contains a number of photos of Quanah Parker. During a Comanche attack on Fort Parker, nine year old Cynthia Ann was kidnapped. She later became the wife of the chief, Peta Nocona and the mother of Quanah Parker. She was taken from the Comanches by Texas Rangers after 23 years. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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175 Jackson, H. Joaquin & David M. Wilkinson ONE RANGER. A Memoir
Austin U. Tx. 2005 1st., 3rd Prtg. Fine Fine 
279 pp., photos. Adventure filled memoir of Jackson (the inspiration for Nick Nolte's character in the movie "Extreme Prejudice") who recalls what it was like to be a Texas Ranger who was a working Texas Ranger along a wide swath of the border from 1966 to 1993. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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176 Jackson, H. Joaquin & David M. Wilkinson ONE RANGER. A Memoir
Austin U. Tx. 2005 1st., 1st Prtg. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 279 pp., photos. SIGNED. Adventure filled memoir of Jackson (the inspiration for Nick Nolte's character in the movie "Extreme Prejudice") who recalls what it was like to be a working Texas Ranger along a wide swath of the border from 1966 to 1993. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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177 Jackson, H. Joaquin & James L. Haley. ONE RANGER RETURNS.
Austin U. Tx. 2008 1st., 1st Prtg. Fine Fine 
279 pp., photos. More stories of catching criminals from the author of the best selling (for a university press) author of ONE RANGER. SIGNED by Jackson 
Price: 45.00 USD
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178 Jackson, H. Joaquin & James L. Haley. ONE RANGER RETURNS.
Austin U. Tx. 2008 1st., 1st Prtg. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 279 pp., photos. More stories of catching criminals from the author of the best selling (for a university press) author of ONE RANGER. SIGNED by Jackson 
Price: 60.00 USD
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179 James, Bill C. MYSTERIOUS KILLER. James Brown Miller, 1861-1909.
Carrollton Author 1976 Limited/Numbered Wrs. Near Fine No Jacket Signed by Author
photos. Signed. #116/250c. Biography of a killer for hire. Miller was suspected of killing Pat Garrett. Miller was hung in Ada, Ok. in 1909. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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180 James, Bill C. THE COURTRIGHT-SHORT SHOOTOUT.
Wolfe City Hennington Pub. Co. 1985 1st. Wrs. Fine  
vii + 7 numbered pp.. photos of Jim Courtright and Luke Short. Ltd. 200 #d copies, SIGNED. Account of the 1887 shootout in Ft. Worth between "Longhair" Jim Courtright and Luke Short resulting in Courtright's death.  
Price: 25.00 USD
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