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A HISTORY OF THE COMSTOCK SILVER LODE AND MINES. NEVADA AND THE GREAT BASIN REGION: LAKE TAHOE AND THE HIGH SIERRAS....

By: William Wright ( Dan DeQuille, pseud.),

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Virginia City:, F. Boegle: 1889.

Seller ID: 2686

Binding: Original red cloth, with stamped borders and gilt

Condition: Fine tight copy.


DAN DEQUILLE OF THE BIG BONANZA.

By: William Wright ( Dan DeQuille, pseud.),

Price: $75.00

Publisher: San Francisco:, The Book Club of California,: 1980.

Seller ID: 3006

Binding: Cloth backed patterned boards with gilt spine titl

Condition: A fine copy in a plain white dust jacket.


A HISTORY OF THE BIG BONANZA: AN AUTHENTIC ACCOUNT OF THE DISCOVERY, HISTORY, AND WORKING OF THE WORLD RENOWNED COMSTOCK SILVER LODE OF NEVADA INCLUDING....

By: William Wright ( Dan DeQuille, pseud.),

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Hartford, Conn.:, American Publishing Company,: 1876.

Seller ID: 10412

Binding: Full brown leather with 4 raised bands on spine ou

Condition: Graff 4757. Howes W-710. Paher, Nevada: An Annotated Bibliography, 2220. Adams, Six-Guns and Saddle Leather, 2457. The classic book of the discovery and mining of silver and gold on the Comstock Lode by the editor of the Territorial Enterprise. This has become exceedingly scarce in recent years and particularly in this leather binding. The e front cover is detached along with the front end paper, double frontis and title page, but all are present. moderate edge wear, otherwise the book is tight and Very Good. We have adjusted the price to enable repair or rebinding.


A HISTORY OF THE COMSTOCK SILVER LODE AND MINES. NEVADA AND THE GREAT BASIN REGION: LAKE TAHOE AND THE HIGH SIERRAS....

By: William Wright ( Dan DeQuille, pseud.),

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Virginia City:, F. Boegle: 1889.

Seller ID: 5160

Binding: Original printed wrappers.

Condition: The spine has a brown cloth spine affixed with tape at top and bottom. The tape overlaps onto front and back covers and has browned. A small piece of the lower front corner is missing and a very tiny piece at the top of the back cover is missing. The front cover is almost detached. There is an inked name, that appears to be " EwM George, Carson City" on the front cover. Except as stated, this is intact, Very Good and the Contents are Near Fine. In recent years, this fragile little book has become very scarce and is rarely seen in this condition.


WASHOE RAMBLES

By: William Wright ( Dan DeQuille, pseud.),

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Los Angeles:, Dawson's Book Shop. Printed by Westernlore Press.: 1963.

Seller ID: 10411

Binding: Morocco with gilt decorations on front and gilt t

Condition: Fore and bottom edges untrimmed. Corners slightly bumped and rubbed, Slight shelf wear, else Near Fine in a custom slipcase.


DAN DE QUILLE OF THE BIG BONANZA.

By: William Wright ( Dan DeQuille, pseud.), Edited and with an introduction by James J. Rawls. Forward by Oscar Lewis.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: San Francisco:, The Book Club of California,: 1980.

Seller ID: 2688

Binding: Linen backed patterned boards with gilt spine titl

Condition: A fine copy in an original plain white dust jacket. This has become quite scarce.


THE PACIFIC TOURIST. WILLIAMS' ILLUSTSTRATED TRANS-CONTINTENTAL GUIDE OF TRAVEL, FROM THE ATLANTIC TO THE PACIFIC OCEANT....A COMPLETE TRAVELERS GUIDE OF THE UNION AND CENTRAL PACIFIC RAILROADS.

By: Williams, Henry T., editor,

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York:, Henry T. Williams,: 1879

Seller ID: 11742

Binding: Bound in brown, pressed cloth with gilt-stamp

Condition: Light shelf wear, front is slightly cracking, former owner's gift inscription on the front, free end paper, A Union Pacific R. R. "General News Agent's" oval stamp on front, free end paper. Pages lightly age-toned. Else, a Very Good to Near Fine Copy of an excellent overalnd railroad guide.


PAPERS OF THE SAN FRANCISCO COMMITTEE OF VIGILANCE OF 1851.

By: Williams, Mary Floyd, editor.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Berkeley:, University of California Press,: 1919.

Seller ID: 2911

Binding: Blue cloth, gilt spine title.

Condition: Former owne's small inscription on front endpaper, slight shelf wear, else a very good, tight copy.


WILLIAM WOLFSKILL, 1798-1866: FRONTIER TRAPPER TO CALIFORNIA RANCHERO.

By: Wilson, Iris Higbie,

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Glendale:, The Arthur H. Clark Company,: 1965.

Seller ID: 2719

Binding: Red cloth with top edges stained and other pages u

Condition: Fine, bright condition. No dust jacket.


OUT OF THE WEST.

By: Wilson, Rufus Rockwell,

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York:, The Press of the Pioneers,: 1933.

Seller ID: 2712

Binding: Black cloth with title and vignette in gilt on fro

Condition: Very Good copy in a chipped and rubbed dust jacket.


THE COLLECTED WORKS OF P. G. WODEHOUSE. 7 VOLUMES.

By: Wodehouse, P. G.,

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London:, Heron Books.: No date.

Seller ID: 17098

Binding: All of the books are uniformally bound and are ha

Condition: Light shelf wear, A couple of the books have some fade on spine, else Very Good.


WAR AND REMEMBRANCE.

By: Wouk, Herman,

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, PA:, The Franklin Library,: 1978.

Seller ID: 15472

Binding: Full, black leather, with elaborate, gilt tooled

Condition: Lower front corner is bumped and there is some faint scrapes along the leather edges (not the gilt edges). Except as Noted, the book is in Near Fine condition and there are no indications of former ownership.


A HISTORY OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, ITS RESOURCES AND ITS PEOPLE.

By: Wren, Thomas, ed.,

Price: $500.00

Publisher: New York and Chicago:, The Lewis Publishing Company,: 1904.

Seller ID: 2734

Binding: ine title, marbled endpapers. All edges gilt.

Condition: Light shelf wear, slight rubbing along edges, else Very Good to Near Fine. This is the nicest copy of this scarce book we have ever seen.


A HISTORY OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, ITS RESOURCES AND ITS PEOPLE.

By: Wren, Thomas, ed.,

Price: $400.00

Publisher: New York and Chicago:, The Lewis Publishing Company,: 1904.

Seller ID: 5897

Binding: Original full black embossed leather with gilt spi

Condition: Outer hinges and extremities lightly rubbed, the book is slightly shaken and a couple of the signatures in the middle of the book are loose, not detached, just a bit loose. This is a huge book and tended to get shaken. There is an embossed name label on foot of spine, Stanley Taber, who was a prominent Nevadan and this obviously came from his library. Except as noted, this is a very good copy. An increasingly scarce to rare book.


A HISTORY OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, ITS RESOURCES AND ITS PEOPLE.

By: Wren, Thomas, ed.,

Price: $650.00

Publisher: New York and Chicago:, The Lewis Publishing Company,: 1904.

Seller ID: 14902

Binding: Original full black embossed frabricoid with gilt

Condition: This has been professionally restored with new leather spine and the original board covers over new boards with marbled end papers. Gilt-stamped spine title. Contents are very good. This is scarce book and makes a beautiful appearance.`


GLIMPSES OF SOUTH AFRICA CONTAINING SIXTEEN PAGES OF ILLUSTRATIONS FROM PHOTOGRAPHS BY THE AUTHOR. WITH DUST JACKET

By: Wright, Noel,

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London:, A. & C. Black,: 1929.

Seller ID: 3776

Condition: Very Good+ in a very scarce dust jacket that is also Very Good+ with just a bit of soil.


MUSEUM OF ANTIQUITY. A DESCRIPTION OF ANCIENT LIFE. THE EMPLOYMENTS, AMUSEMENTS, CUSTOMS AND HABITS, THE CITIES, PLACES, MONUMENTS AND TOMES, THE LITERATURE AND FINE ARTS OF 3,000 YEARS AGO.

By: Yaggy, L. W. and T. L. Haines,

Price: $75.00

Publisher: San Francisco:, Law, King & Law Publishing House.: 1884.

Seller ID: 17249

Binding: Hardbound in 1/2 brown leather over lighter brown

Condition: Light shelf wear, a little more at the edges and some edge rubbing. Overall, a Very Good, solid book. Contents are Near Fine.


150 YEARS OF PHOTO JOURNALISM, THE HULTON DEUTSCH COLLECTIONS ( 2 VOLUME SET).

By: Yapp, Nick, ed.,

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London:, Published by Konemann,: 1995.

Seller ID: 10152

Binding: Hardbound in cloth with dust jacket.

Condition: Both volumes are Fine in Near Fine illustrated dust jackets. They are huge, weighing 12 pounds so there will be added Charg for shipping.


A HISTORY OF BRITISH BIRDS (VOLUMES ii AND iii)

By: Yarrell, William,

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London:, John Van Voorst, Paternoster Row.: 1845.

Seller ID: 16439

Binding: Bound in full polished calf with gilt borders and

Condition: PLEASE NOTE: These are volumes 2 & 3 of a 3 volume set. Some rubbing to the spine leather and a stain in the upper inside corner of each volume. Contects are Fine and overall, a very attractive pair of books.


THE LOWER COLORADO RIVER: A BIBLIOGRAPHY.

By: Yates, Richard and Mary Marshall.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Yuma, Az:, Arizona Western College.: 1974.

Seller ID: 5523

Binding: Tan cloth.

Condition: Fine. No dj, as issued. An essential reference book for any collection on the Colorado River.