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SW Oklahoma Keys, Bivins, Willie Hardin; Polly Lewis Murphy and Jewell Rone Tankersley; editors
1 Bivins, Willie Hardin; Polly Lewis Murphy and Jewell Rone Tankersley; editors SW Oklahoma Keys
Oklahoma City, OK Southwest Oklahoma Genealogical Society 1982 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue-green cover with gold print. Large book. Fully Indexed. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 22.97 USD
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2 Brown, Opal Hartsell Indomitable Oklahoma Women
Oklahoma City, OK Oklahoma Heritage Association 1994 0865460884 / 9780865460881 1st Thus Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Blue cover with gold print. Dust jacket in mylar (clear plastic) cover! Fully indexed. Many surnames. As new condition. ; 4to; 124 pages 
Price: 14.84 USD
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The Old Buzzard Had It Coming  (Author Signed), Casey, Donis
3 Casey, Donis The Old Buzzard Had It Coming (Author Signed)
Scottsdale, AZ Poisoned Pen Press 2005 1590581490 / 9781590581490 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Author on Title Page. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. One winter evening in 1912, in the woods outside of Boynton, Oklahoma, abusive and drunken Harley Day surprises his son John Lee and the neighbor girl Phoebe Tucker in a lovers' tryst. An hour later, when John Lee walks his beloved home, Phoebe's mother, Alafair Tucker, suspects that something is amiss. How could she know her daughter has been involved in a violent confrontation that will make Phoebe and her beau murder suspects?At supper that evening, over bowls of soupy beans and buttery cornbread, Alafair, her husband Shaw, and their nine lively children, much amused that Phoebe has a boyfriend, discuss the unfortunate Day family. The Days are tormented by their evil father, who beats his wife, mistreats his children, and wastes their money. The mother is helpless, and the eldest daughter, Maggie Ellen, has run away, leaving only 19-year-old John Lee and his 13-year-old sister Naomi to care for the younger children and keep the family from destitution.Then... well, the old buzzard had it coming!This Best Unpublished Mystery of 2004 (The Oklahoma Writers' Federation, Inc.) is the first in a new series. ; An Alafair Tucker Mystery; 0.9 x 8.6 x 5.6 Inches; 226 pages; p; Signed by Author 
Price: 13.97 USD
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Raven Mocker, Coldsmith, Don
4 Coldsmith, Don Raven Mocker
Norman, OK Univ of Oklahoma Pr 2001 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
0806133163 Book and dust look new. Dust in mylar cover. Don Coldsmith (February 28, 1926 June 25, 2009) was an American author of primarily Western fiction. A past president of Western Writers of America, Coldsmith wrote more than 40 books, as well as hundreds of newspaper and magazine articles. His "Spanish Bit Saga", a series of related novels, helped to re-define the Western novel by adopting the point of view of the Native Americans, rather than the European immigrants.; Spanish Bit Saga; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 253 pages 
Price: 19.97 USD
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The Dalton Brothers and Their Gang, Fearsome Bandits of Oklahoma and the Southwest, Hawkeye, Harry
5 Hawkeye, Harry The Dalton Brothers and Their Gang, Fearsome Bandits of Oklahoma and the Southwest
Baltimore, MD I. & M. Ottenheimer 1908 1st Thus; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Illustrated cover.Looks as if never read. Closed end tear to endpaper otherwise fine condition. "A tale of Thrilling adventure, Daring Deeds and hairbreadth escapes." This book is protected by an archival sleeve to maintain present condition. This is a pulp book so it is fragile and has yellowing or browning to pages. According to Adams in his reference "The Rampaging Herd: A Bibliography of Books and Pamphlets on Men and Events in the Cattle Industry" on p. 217 Harry Hawkeye is the pseudonym for Paul Emilius Lowe. The slant to the illustration on front cover is the actual printing from printer. The back cover lists 32 joke books priced at 10 cents published by Ottenheimer. Rare.; No. 2; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 187 pages 
Price: 27.97 USD
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James M. Hemphill and Frances A. Neill of North Carolina, Tennessee, and Missouri and their descendants,, Hemphill, Patricia Murphy
6 Hemphill, Patricia Murphy James M. Hemphill and Frances A. Neill of North Carolina, Tennessee, and Missouri and their descendants,
Decorah, IA Anundsen Pub. Co 1999 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Red Cover with gold lettering. Eight generations of Hemphills along with a Neill Family and Gardner Family Histories. Has a complete name index. A lot of Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Virginia, and many other states. Author is from Florida. Rare. ; 1800-1999; Photographs; 211 pages 
Price: 99.97 USD
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The Light People  A Novel, Henry, Gordon
7 Henry, Gordon The Light People A Novel
Norman, OK Univ of Oklahoma Pr 1994 0806125861 / 9780806125862 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Green cover gold print. Signed by author. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. ; American Indian Literature and Critical Studies Series; 5.75 x 0.75 x 8.5 Inches; 226 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 14.97 USD
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The Oklahoma Land Rush of 1889, Hoig, Stan
8 Hoig, Stan The Oklahoma Land Rush of 1889
Oaklahoma City, Ok Oklahoma Historical Society 1984 0941498417 / 9780941498418 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
White cover with gold print. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. Very clean and bright. ; Photos, Drawings; 9.25 x 1.25 x 5.75 Inches; 288 pages; p 
Price: 31.02 USD
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9 Hoig, Stan The Oklahoma Land Rush of 1889
Oklahoma Historical Society 1984 0941498417 / 9780941498418 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
1.1 x 8.9 x 6.2 Inches; 288 pages; From DJ flap - The great rush for the Oklahoma lands in 1889 was more than a regional event - it was a national excitement comparable to the California and Colorado gold rushes and involved people form all parts of the country. Some were honest, God-fearing citizens; some were not. Book is the first study to take an in-depth looks at what really took place before and after. (Description by http-mart) 
Price: 39.97 USD
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The Last Sanctuary  (Author Signed), Holden, Craig
10 Holden, Craig The Last Sanctuary (Author Signed)
Delacorte Press 1996 0385312091 / 9780385312097 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. From the author whose literary debut, The River Sorrow, was hailed by The New York Times as "a haunting, highly original thriller [with] one powerful surprise after another" comes a riveting new novel that could have come from today's headlines--at once a heart-pounding, chillingly realistic thriller and a dark, complex plunge into the human psyche. Rarely has a first novel received the kind of extraordinary critical acclaim garnered by The River Sorrow, Craig Holden's spellbinding tale of an innocent man accused of murder, caught in a nightmare of terror and survival.With The Last Sanctuary, Holden dazzles us once again with a mesmerizing thriller that introduces another good, ordinary man turned fugitive--this time a Gulf War veteran living on the edge of society, falsely accused of murder and plunged into America's dark underworld of armed militias and terrorist cults, running from the cops, federal agents--and from his own tortured soul. The cat and mouse chase across North America's last wilderness--the soaring mountains and glacier-strewn shores of Alaska--is brilliantly cinematic. The complex relationship between the fugitive, Joe Curtis, and his nemesis, a female Native American ATF agent, is superbly rendered and utterly unpredictable. And the novel, at once nerve-shattering and beautifully written, is as topical as Waco and Oklahoma City--and as universal as our own worst nightmares. ; 1.3 x 9.1 x 4.6 Inches; 370 pages; Signed by Author 
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Hough and Huff Families of the U. S. 1850-1900. Volume VI-The West, Hough, Granville W.
11 Hough, Granville W. Hough and Huff Families of the U. S. 1850-1900. Volume VI-The West
Author 1977 Facsimile; First Impression Photocopy Very Good 
Photocopy of this genealogy. Some underlining, notations, and highlights. In manila folder. Covers Calif, Oregon, Kansas, Nevada Nebraska, Colorado, N. Dakota, S. Dakota, Montana, Washington, Idaho, Wyoming, Utah, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Arizona, Alaska, hawaii and complete Index. Rare.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 259 pages 
Price: 49.97 USD
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12 Irving, John Treat; McDermott, John Francis Indian Sketches
Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press 1955 Various Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Dust jacket has chips, but now in Brodart mylar protective cover. Rare.; American Exploration and Travel; Maps and Photos; 275 pages 
Price: 13.99 USD
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The Cherokee Strip, a Tale of an Oklahoma Boyhood  (Author Signed), James, Marquis
13 James, Marquis The Cherokee Strip, a Tale of an Oklahoma Boyhood (Author Signed)
New York, NY The Viking Press 1945 First Edition; Third Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Grey cover. Spine sunfaded. Inscription reads "Best Wishes for Bill Hartshorn, Marquis James March 21 '46". Map endpapers. Marquis James (August 29, 1891, Springfield, Missouri November 19, 1955) was an American journalist and author, twice awarded the Pulitzer Prize for his works The Raven: A Biography of Sam Houston and The Life of Andrew Jackson. James served as an Army captain in the First World War, in France from 1917-1919. Following his military service, he became National Director of Publicity for the American Legion and worked on the staff at the American Legion Monthly from 1923 to 1932. James also contributed work to The New Yorker, occasionally using the pseudonym "Quid". Great reading! Rare signed work.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 294 pages; ; Signed by Author 
Price: 29.97 USD
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Health-Seekers in the Southwest, 1817-1900, Jones, Billy M.
14 Jones, Billy M. Health-Seekers in the Southwest, 1817-1900
Univ of Oklahoma Pr 1967 0806107391 / 9780806107394 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Yellow cloth with red lettering. Dust has minor tears and chips, now in brodart cover. The rush to the southwest was filled with people suffering from tuberculosis. The lure of the sun and heat has always been attractive to those with medical issues, "and still they come". Extensive bibliography. ; Photographs; 9.10 X 6.20 X 0.90 inches; 254 pages 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Review of Paley's Moral Philosophy, No Author Listed
15 No Author Listed Review of Paley's Moral Philosophy
Southern Presbyterian Review ca1850 1st Edition Thus Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
This early imprint (circa 1850) is from Dr. William Paley, D.D. The Principles of Moral and Political Economy. No cover and pages browning due to age. It was found among other Civil War Era imprints. The notable signature is that of J. Banks Lyle who is thought to be Joseph Banks Lyle a Teacher from S.C. and Oklahoma who was a CAPTAIN 5 REGT SC INF, Confederate States Army, South Carolina, who was granted the Confederate Medal of Honor. Born: Dec. 6, 1829, near Winnsboro, S.C. Died: Aug. 16, 1913, buried at Caddo Cemetery, Oklahoma .J. Banks Lyle, graduated A.B. from South Carolina College in 1856, was a Confederate War Hero, and a Teacher at Limestone Springs Academy in Spartanburg County, S.C. In 1870 he moved West where he taught at Paris, Tx, and Caddo Indian Territory (Oklahoma). An account of Captain Lyles was given by General Bratton as follows: "The most conspicuous feat of valor and skill (personal) that came in my knowledge during the war of secession was achieved in my brigade by an officer on the 27th of October, 1864. In the severe and constant fighting of that army, my staff, as well as line suffered, and it was necessary to fill the places of the wounded with officers of the line. To meet such demands, Capt. J. Banks Lyle, of the 5th S.C. regiment was then and had been for some time rendering efficient service in the brigade staff. On the morning of the above date, the enemy were in heavy force on the north side of the James and assailed our works with more or less vigor at various points, extending their attacks to and beyond the Charles City Wood.In the afternoon his cavalry assaulted our works, on the Williamsburg road held by our cavalry and were driven off. Field's division of cavalry was promptly moved to the Williamsburg road in anticipation of the assault by infantry, which followed, pushing our cavalry further to the left, my brigade under its Senior, Col. Walker, occupying the line crossing the road and were in position to meet and repulse it. In their retreat quite a number of them took refuge in a wash or gully, which ran through a depression in the filed some 300 or 400 yards in front of our line, nearly half way to the enemy's line. Capt. Lyle saw that they were whipped and would surrender if called on to do so. He so reported and asked permission to advance the skirmish line and take them in. His request was refused , but convinced that they would escape, simply because they were not invited to surrender before night came to cover their retreat he determined to attempt their capture. He went to the skirmish line and tried to get them to volunteer, and failing in that (all were willing to go if ordered), he started alone, but had not advanced a great ways when two men (I am sorry I cannot give their names) called out "hold on captain, you shan't go by yourself" and moved out with him. They had gone but a short distance when he concluded not to subject his brave little force to the danger of the possible error of his judgment, but to use their aid without risk to them. He had observed an officer trying to arouse the collapsed spirit of his men in the gully, and halting his volunteers on the crest overlooking their position, and ordered them to fire on the officer and put a stop to the harangue, while he advanced alone over the open field in full view of Field's division on our side and the whole force of the enemy on the other side. He was recognized by the men of his own brigade, but hose of the other one, misapprehending his conduct, fired on him at long range so heavily that the dust form bullets falling around him almost concealed him from view. This continued until word could be passed along the line stopping it, and of course served to attract the attention of all to him as he approached the gully where the enemy were, and in full view of friend and foe accomplished the capture, and made them file out without arms and move on to our lines. There was great excitement and enthusiasm on our side. Men all along the division mounted the works and exclamations of admiration, and inquiring "who is he, etc." The enemy did not seem to understand it at first, and took no part until they saw the men filing into our works, when they opened a battery on the scene which contributed to the general excitement, but was especially effective in hurrying the movement of the prisoners into our works. The number of officers and men captured were about 600 with three stands of colors and swords by the armful."It was based on this deed that he won the Confederate Medal of Honor by the Sons of Confederate Veterans. Captain Lyle moved to Caddo, O.K. from S.C. where he died on August 16, 1913, Captain Lyle had lived in Caddo the past sixteen years (since 1897), was 84 years of age at his death.Captain Lyle prior to the Civil War was a school teacher in South Carolina and at the outbreak raised a company of volunteers composed chiefly of his pupils. He served the entire four years in the Confederate Army and was recommended for promotion for conspicuous bravery and intelligent conduct. Imprint is in an archival sleeve for protection. ; Curiosa; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages; Signed by Notable Personage, Unrelated 
Price: 199.97 USD
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Tarry Ye... Go Ye... General convention addresses, June 13-15, 1940, Oklahoma City, Ok, No Author Listed
16 No Author Listed Tarry Ye... Go Ye... General convention addresses, June 13-15, 1940, Oklahoma City, Ok
Kansas City, MO Nazarene Publishing House 1941 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Orange cover with blue print. Devotional messages and evening addresses given at the Fifth General Convention of the Nazarene Young People's Society on June 13-15, 1940. Writing on cover. Rare booklet. This booklet is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Paperback may indicate a booklet, phamplet, tract or book.; Nazarene Young People's Society; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 96 pages 
Price: 19.97 USD
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History Of Coal County, Oklahoma, Poe, Betty (editor)
17 Poe, Betty (editor) History Of Coal County, Oklahoma
Salem, MA George B. Hill 2003 0881070718 / 9780881070712 First Edition; Fourth Printing Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
As new condition. Black cover with gold print. Fully indexed. An extensive history of the area. Surnames indexed. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Coal County was formed at statehood from the former Shappaway County (later renamed Atoka County) of the Pushmataha District of the Choctaw Nation in Indian Territory. A 3.5 miles (5.6 km) strip of Coal County was taken from the Pontotoc District of the Chickasaw Nation. Mining became a mainstay of the county's economy during the 1870s. The first coal mine opened on Chief Allen Wright's land. The industry activity peaked between 1910 and 1916, but declined sharply after World War I.; B&W Illustrations; 4to; 444 pages 
Price: 129.97 USD
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18 Reeds, chester A. (editor) University Umpire, Oct 1904- May 1905 A simi-monthly Magazine published by the students of the University (of Oklahoma)
Norman, OK University of Oklahoma 1905 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
This hardback bound book contains the monthly publication entitled University Umpire from Vol 8, October 1, 1904, Number 1 through Vol 8, May 15, 1905. Each publication contains articles, athletic news, and advertisments from local retail establishments. This student publication was the first such publication by students and later became the "University of Oklahoma Magazine". Scarce if not Rare. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 99.97 USD
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Copper Streak Trail, Rhodes, Eugene Manlove
19 Rhodes, Eugene Manlove Copper Streak Trail
University of Oklahoma Press 1970 0806108975 / 9780806108971 Second Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover First edition was 1922. This is the new edition printed 1970. ; Western Frontier Library; 7.60 X 5 X 1 inches; 336 pages 
Price: 9.97 USD
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The Destroyer Escort England, Ross, Al
20 Ross, Al The Destroyer Escort England
Conway Maritime Press Ltd 1985 0851773257 / 9780851773254 First American Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Dust has been neatly glued by former owner to prevent loss and minor yellowing to end papers. One of the first of a new class of destroyer escort the England was built as part of the reluctant Roosevelt campaign to help the Royal Navy. This TE (turbo electric) escort was named after Ensign John Charles England was killed on the Oklahoma during the attack on Pearl Harbor. The rest is history! Scarce. ; Anatomy of the Ship; Photos, illustrations; 9.92 X 9.53 X 0.63 inches; 96 pages 
Price: 57.97 USD
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