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Image for Little Rose of the Mesa (The Children of America Stories)

Little Rose of the Mesa (The Children of America Stories)

By: Brandeis, Madeline

Price: $8.41

Publisher: N Y, Grosset & Dunlap: 1935

Seller ID: 133597

Condition: Good


Blue cloth spine and pictorial paper-covered boards in bright colors. Map endpapers of central U.S.A. 155 pages. Black and white photographs. Edge wear to cover, especially at corners. Some spots and discoloration to cover. Previous owner's name. "Who painted the Painted Deser? Who salted the Great Salt Lake? Who petrified the Petrified Forest? The Indians said it was the Great Father. Thi is the story of the Southwest, which is full of extraordinary treasures made by Mother Nature, and also of interesting relics left by ancient man." View more info

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Atlas of Nevada Conifers: A Phytogeographic Reference

By: Charlet, David Alan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Reno, NV, University of Nevada Press: 1996

Seller ID: 140875

ISBN: 0874172659

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 320 pages. View more info

Dear Papa: Letters Between John Muir and His Daughter Wanda

By: Clark, Jean Hanna; Sargent, Shirley

Price: $27.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Panorama West: 1985

Seller ID: 140217

ISBN: 0914330764

Condition: Very Good


Book is in excellent condition with very light shelf wear to covers only Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 102 pages with many b&w photos, some drawings. View more info

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Bacon, Beans and Galantines: Food and Foodways on the Western Mining Frontier

By: Conlin, Joseph

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Reno, NV, Univ of Nevada Press: 1986

Seller ID: 134997

ISBN: 0874171059

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 246 pages. Black and white photos. A social history of food on the western mining frontier, revealing much about the daily rituals and habits of western miners. View more info

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Ghost Town Treasures

By: Florin, Lambert

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Seattle, Superior Pub. Co: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144793

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with a tiny bit of edge wear only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket is tattered with edge wear a a few small open tears. 192 pages of b&w photos depicting buildings of all kinds and architectural detail from frontier history in California, Washington, Oregon, Montana, Idaho, Colorado, Nevada, Utah, New Mexico, Arizona and British Columbia. View more info

Traditional Basque Cooking: History and Preparaton; History and Preparation

By: Isusi, Jose M. Busca

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Reno, Nevada, U.S.A., Univ of Nevada Press: 1987

Seller ID: 132562

ISBN: 0874171040

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 205 pages. View more info

Mines, Minerals & Mustangs: Nevada's Living Legends-- Wild Horses and Dreams of Gold

By: Kerr, John and Jeannette

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Canada, Focal Impressions: 2008

Seller ID: 124113

ISBN: 0980960304

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. 176 pages. View more info

Mines, Minerals & Mustangs: Nevada's Living Legends-- Wild Horses and Dreams of Gold

By: Kerr, John and Jeannette

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Canada, Focal Impressions: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 128212

ISBN: 0980960304

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. 176 pages. View more info

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Tertiary Gravels of the Sierra Nevada of California, The

By: Lindgren, Waldemar

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Tarzana, CA, Del Oeste Press: 1981

Seller ID: 140771

ISBN: 0896320065

Condition: Very Good


Blue hardback. 8 5/8"w x 11 1/4"h. 226 pages of text, plus plates. View more info

Views and Vignettes of Virginia City in My Day

By: Nichols, Dorothy Young

Price: $55.95

Publisher: By Author: 1980

Edition: 2nd Ed.

Seller ID: 132123

Condition: Very Good


Large format 44 page booklet with two color cover and many b&w photos within. Many photos of historic homes, buildings, street scenes, schools, group photos of workers, school childeren, International Hotel, red light district, Chinese labor, etc, with captions. Copy of McKenney's Pacific Coast Directory 1886 - 7 listing establishments of the time at back. Cover coffee stained at top, corners very slightly worn, text/interior unmarked and Fine. View more info

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Carleton Watkins The Art of Perception

By: Nickel, Douglas R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art: 1999

Seller ID: 143541

ISBN: 0918471516

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Previous owener's inscription inside. 228 pages. 10 1/2"w x 11 1/2"h. 105 tritone and 20 duotone photographs, 4 gatefolds. View more info

Washington Gold and Gems Maps Now and Then

By: Preston, R N

Price: $15.95

Publisher: R.N. /M.L. Preston: 2000

Seller ID: 140077

ISBN: 0965755835

Condition: Near Fine


Series of 5 maps (in envelope) showing gold and gem locations around Washington, as well as historical maps with settlements. The first map shows gems and minerals in the northwest, and the central and western mining districts. The second map shows gold and gems in the northeast part of Nevada, and the early mining districts in the northeast. The third map shows gold and gems in the southwest part of the state, and early mining districts in the central part of the state. The fourth map shows gold and gems in the southeastern part of the state, and early mining districts in the northeast. The f... View more info

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Geologic and Natural History Tours in the Reno Area (Special Publication / Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology)

By: Purkey, Becky Weimer; Garside, Larry J.

Price: $15.75

Publisher: U.S.A., Nevada Bureau of Mines & Geology: 1995

Seller ID: 135321

ISBN: 1888035013

Condition: Near Fine


Book shows very light shelf wear to covers only: corners show a tiny bit of wear, creaseless covers and spine. Text/interior is clean with no marking of any kind. Binding is solid. 211 pages with many b&w photos, maps, charts, tables. View more info

The Sagebrush Ocean: A Natural History of the Great Basin (Max C. Fleischmann Series in Great Basin Natural History)

By: Trimble, Stephen

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Reno, NV, Univ of Nevada Press: 1989

Seller ID: 142918

ISBN: 0874172225

Condition: Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Wrinkles on laminated cover. Foreword by Barry Lopez. 248 pages. View more info

Geologic Field Trips in Northern California (Special Publication #119)

By: Wagner, David L. ; Stephan A. Graham

Price: $67.95

Publisher: CA Dept of Conservation: 1999

Seller ID: 144834

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Detailed maps, contour maps, charts, tables, graphs, b&w photos. 254 pages. Contents include hikes in : The Franciscan Complex, S.F. Bay area, Santa Lucia range, CA, ; Western Sierra Nevada ; Napa Valley; S. S.F. , C.A. ; Central CA, ; etc. View more info

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Silver in American Life: Selections from the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University

By: Ward, Barbara

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, David R Godine Publishers: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 133270

ISBN: 0879232889

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 194 pages. Olive green cloth boards. Slight edge wear to dust jacket. Many illustrations and photos. Large format: 8 3/4"w x 11 1/4"h. View more info