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1 The Magnificent Rockies: Crest of a Continent (The Great West Series)
Anderson, Bette Roda; Pike, Donald G.; Ziebarth, Janet U.S.A. American West Pub Co 1973 0910118272 / 9780910118279 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
; 287 pages with index; 1973 printing; Oversize book; Color and black & white photographs; Maps; Textblock is tight and bright with no internal markings and no names; Endpapers are a light green; Orange cloth covered boards with the title in gold; Bright pictorial dust-jacket with modest shelf and edge wear including small nicks, and tears to edges; We have placed it in a protective, removable mylar cover; . (By the editors of American West. This volume is much more than the natural history of the Rockies. Enhanced by beautiful color illustrations, this book recounts the entire development of the high country of the West, the triumphs and failures of past and present, and the hopes and fears for the future of this magnificent land, this crest of a Continent. The panoramic story of the Rocky Mountain West.) 
Price: 8.21 USD

 
2 Silver Queen: The Fabulous Story of Baby Doe Tabor
Bancroft, Caroline Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A. Johnson Pub Co 1983 0933472218 / 9780933472211 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Stapled wraps; 80 pages; Later printing, 1989; Black & white photographs, illustrations; All pages securely attached; Bright text; Yellow pictorial cover with modest shelf & edge wear including feint rubbing; ....(A biography of this famous woman, who was one of the richest persons in the United States during the decade of the 1880s. Her life story was a drama of contrasts as it was from rags to riches, and riches back to rags again, with the setting being the backdrop of Colorado's magnificent mountains.) 
Price: 5.88 USD

 
 
3 The Denver Brand Book: Brand Book of the Denver Westerners (Copy #286 out of 735 copies): 1965 Volume XXI
Campa, Arthur L. Boulder, Colorado Johnson Publishing Company 1966 Numbered Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Raul Rossell 
411 pages with index, heavy book; Numbered Copy #286 out of 735, Regular Edition, Annual Publication for the Denver Westerners Posse 1965; Photographs and illustrations; Book block is tight with no names or marginalia (erased remains of former price top-right of frontfree endpaper), shadow to endpapers; Olive-green cloth covered boards with title in dark-pink on front board & spine; Orange & black pictorial wrapper; Has sunning to spine with title clearly seen, nicks, scuff-marks, hence price - jacket is solid and strong; We have placed the dust-jacket in a protective, removable, clear mylar cover; ......(Contents include, besides illustrations: The Merchant Colonists of New Mexico-by Milton W. Callon; The Life & Death of Kit Joy the Train Robber, and Joel A. Fowler, the Human Hyena; Gem Locations in the Western States; The Energetic Captain Berthoud; Disaster in Fountain 1888; Bela S. Buell, Central City's Busiest Citizen; The Sioux Sun Dance; Hispanic Customs of the Southwest from the Cradle to the Grave; Notes and documents on Fort Lewis, Colorado; Animas Forks-the life and death of a mining camp; The Killing of Wild Bill Hickok; Notes on a few early towns of Jefferson County; John Plumber: Prime Precursor of a Railroad to the Pacific; The American Indian's Heritage, assets and liabilities; Early Days in Garfield County; How Come, Why, and also How I wrote 'Denver South Park & Pacific'; Escalante's Trail or Plunder Road of the West; History of National Parks in Colorado.) 
Price: 10.61 USD

 
4 Journey to the High Southwest: A Traveler's Guide
Casey, Robert U.S.A. Pacific Search Press 1985 0914718967 / 9780914718963 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Julie Roberts 
; Wraps; 401 pages with index; Second edition, revised; Black & white illustrations; Textblock is tight and bright with no internal markings save for the neatly written gift inscription inside the front cover, at the top left; Pictorial cover has no fading, no tears and no creasing to the spine; Has modest shelf and edge wear; . (Much to read and enjoy here of the Four Corners Area and also North Central New Mexico. Beyond the easy romance of a vivid desert sunset, exotic landforms and rarefied air, you'll discover a land that has seen successions of powerful civilizations - the prehistoric Anasazi, the Hopi, the Dineh, or Navajo, the Spanish conquistadors, and finally, the cowboy and miner settlers who shaped the American Wild West. Besides delighting in Casey's narrative accounts of various trips that you can take in this regions, you'll also find practical travel information on lodging, restaurants, shops, museums, cultural events of interest and travel strategies that will help you steep yourself in the High Southwest experience. Drink in the mysteries of a region that includes the Spanish Rio Grande towns of Santa Fe and Taos, plus some spectacular national and state parks and monuments such as Mesa Verde, Capitol Reef, Canyonlands, Dead Horse Point, Arches, and Canyon de Chelly. Also learn more about some authentic wild west mining towns including Durango, Silverton, and Telluride, Colorado.) 
Price: 6.07 USD

 
 
5 Pikes Peak and Garden of the Gods: Two Worlds, One Vision (Signed by Author)
Caudle, Todd Pueblo, Colorado, U.S.A. Skyline Pr 1997 1888845007 / 9781888845006 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Caudle, Todd Signed by Illustrator(s)
Hardcover. 96 Pages.Oversize book. Illustrated with colour photographs.Textblock is tight with bright pages. Signed 'Best wishes Todd Caudle' to bottom right of front free endpaper. Modest shelf and edge wear. Dust jacket is unfaded and we have placed it in a removable mylar cover. Please see our photograph. 
Price: 14.97 USD

 
6 Bicycle Touring Colorado
Coello, Dennis; Taff, David Flagstaff, Arizona, U.S.A. Northland Pub 1989 0873584813 / 9780873584814 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 129 pages; Black & white maps; Textblock is tight with no names or marginalia; Light-blue pictorial cover with no tears; Has shelf & edge wear including light rubbing, crease at top-right of front cover; .....(This guidebook to this famous Rocky Mountain state offers seven major tours plus numerous shorter spurs, and a final chapter on weekend and mountain bike rides. This book includes a tourer's checklist and an introductory discussion on getting started. Each tour includes vital information with a recommendation for the best time of year to travel, great places to see, histories of the areas visited, and more that make this a guidebook to add to your collection.) 
Price: 6.44 USD

 
 
7 Colorado Heritage: 1986, Issue 3
Colorado Historical Society Denver, Colorado Colorado Historical Society 1986 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
; Stapled wraps; 48 pages; Color photographs, black & white photographs; Pages are securely attached, and unmarked internally save for mark on page 25; Pictorial cover with shelfwear including light rubbing, small nicks at right edge of front cover; .....('Colorado Heritage', published by the Colorado Historical Society, contains articles on topics of broad general and educational interest that link the present and the past. The enclosed articles in this publication are entitled: Summer Aspen, Albert Schweitzer in Aspen, A Legacy of Green, Through the Parks and Along the Parkways, That Much-Discovered Cave.) 
Price: 6.44 USD

 
8 Colorado and the West: March-April 1978, Volume XIV No. 5
Colorado Magazine; Colorado and the West Magazine Denver, Colorado Colorado Magazine Inc 1978 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
; Stapled wraps, 110 pages; Color photographs, black & white photographs, advertising; Text neat in appearance, no names or marginalia (feint mark on pg 3); Pictorial cover is gently tanned with former address label/light shelf-rubbing on front panel - shelfwear includes some loosening of the cover (nicks/small close tears on spine), light wear 3 tips; ....(Some of the specific featured articles of this issue are: Springtime (color photographs depicting Colorado's spring coming up); Sneak Preview of an Indian Wilderness Park Opening (Ute Mtn. Tribal Park in southern Colorado); The Mule Machines: Four-Wheeling in the Rockies (code of ethics, books, ten tongue-in-cheek commandments for four-wheelers and trips to select Colorado ghost towns); Night Sports; Vacation Guide to Colorado's Past and Present (40 outstanding Colorado sites, each boasting a unique and often colorful history-the tour offers helpful information on every town from Pagosa Springs to Fort Collins, and on such diverse topics as Butch Cassidy's first bank robbery and how the Garden of the Gods was named.) 
Price: 6.44 USD

 
 
9 Colorado Rocky Mountain West Magazine: January/February 1976, Volume XI, No. 4
Colorado Magazine; Colorado Rocky Mountain West Magazine Denver, Colorado Colorado Magazine Inc 1976 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
; Stapled wraps, 46 pages; Color photographs, black & white photographs, illustrations, advertising; Pages securely attached with no names or marginalia; Text is neat in appearance; Pictorial cover with modest shelf wear including light shelf-rubbing/front panel has three gentle creases; ....(The cover articles features Joanne Ely enjoying the fresh powder at Steamboat Some of the additional articles are: The Fraud that Rocked the National Western, The Ten Best Ski Restaurants (gourmet dining at its finest in Colorado resorts, at time of publishing), Wonders of a Mountain Winter (scenic moods of the snow-cloaked Rockies), Restless Monument (legends of the Great Sand Dunes), The Evolution of the Ski Binding (working to end injuries on the slopes), A Supper to Chase the Chill Away (wintertime recipes for a crock-pot special). 
Price: 7.96 USD

 
10 Colorful Colorado Magazine: Jan/Feb 1978, Volume XIV, No. 4
Colorado Magazine; Colorful Colorado Magazine Denver, Colorado Colorado Magazine Inc, a Titsch Publishing 1978 Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
; Stapled wraps, 76 pages; Color photographs, black & white photographs, advertising; Pages securely attached with no marginalia; Color pictorial cover on back & front (back panel is full-page color advertisement of 'Coors' beer with some of the Rocky Mountains in background); Has modest shelf & edge wear including shelf-rubbing/former owners address label on front cover, light wear to 2 tips; .....(At the time of publishing 'Colorful Colorado' was published 6 times a year, and it always carried interesting articles and photographs. Some of the articles in this issue are: Windborne (an inside look at one of the Rocky Mountains most spectacular sports-hot-air ballooning); Growing the Outside Inside (in Roman times the word 'atrium' meant the heart of the home, and these green 'hearts' are sprouting in more and more homes and offices); Hot Stuff-Chili Peppers and All Those Fiery Pods' (some of the southwestern hot stuff is said to be the best); Snow Season (indoor tour of Colorado's great outdoors, dressed in the white snows and shimmering icicles of winter); Photography with Art Gore (special tips on wintertime photography from Colorado's nationally-known photographer); Plus a special south-of-the-border guide for Mexico (for 1978) (at this time Coloradans annually retreated to the beaches of Mexico). 
Price: 6.42 USD

 
 
11 The Prospector: 1947, Colorado School of Mines
Colorado School of Mines; Students of Colorado School of Mines Golden, Colorado Colorado School of Mines 1947 Hardcover Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
; 175 pages, oversize-heavy book; Ilustrated throughout with black & white photographs; Tanned pages with a tight textblock; Former owners name neatly written on 2nd front-free endpaper; Illustrated endpapers; Boards are brown with a small in-laid pattern; Letter M embossed on front board, with title embossed on the spine; Has modest shelf & edge wear including light wear to tips/top-tail of spine; .......(This book was prepared by the students of the Colorado School of Mines, Golden Colorado, and officially presented the student life, faculty, classes, fraternities, honoraries and organizations to the members of the Class of 1947 of the Colorado School of Mines upon the completion of their undergraduate or graduate courses of training.) 
Price: 17.19 USD

 
12 The Green Thumb: Summer 1974, Volume 31, Number 2
Denver Botanic Gardens Denver, Colorado Denver Botanic Gardens 1974 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Drawings & Photos 
; Stapled wraps; Page 41-72; Summer 1974, Volume 31, Number 2; Black & white photos, illustrations; All pages securely attached and unmarked internally; Pea-green pictorial cover with no tears; Has modest shelf wear including small address stamp on back cover; ......(Chapter titles are: The Man Who Taught Us How to Garden, Focus on Psidium Guajava, Weed Control in Home Gardens, Books on Weeds in the Helen Fowler Library, Exotics of Colorado Common Purslane, The Latchstring is Out at The Los Angeles State and County Arboretum, Water Lilies an Interesting Addition to Your Garden, Gardening for Excitement.) 
Price: 6.42 USD

 
 
13 The Green Thumb: Winter 1970, Volume 27, Number 1
Denver Botanic Gardens; Blades, David A. (Editor) Denver, Colorado Denver Botanic Gardens 1970 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Drawings & Photos 
; Stapled wraps; Page 1-32; Winter 1970, Volume 27, Number 1; Black & white illustrations, photos; Pages securely attached and unmarked internally; Pea-green pictorial cover with no tears; Has modest shelf wear including small address stamp back cover; .....(Some of the chapter titles are: The Markley Garden, Hydroponics, The XI International Botanical Congress, Focus on Araucarias, Persis M. Owen, Control of Dutch Elm Disease a Community's Responsibility, Lecture Series, Suggested Trees for the Denver Area, My Favorite Tree, Exotics of Colorado Pinus strobus, Freeze Damage.) 
Price: 6.42 USD

 
14 The Green Thumb: Fall 1974, Volume 31, Number 3
Denver Botanic Gardens; Osborne, Dr. C. Eugene (Editor) Denver, Colorado Denver Botanic Gardens 1974 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Drawings & Photos 
; Stapled wraps; Page 73-104; Fall 1974, Volume 31, Number 3; Black & white photos, illustrations; All pages are securely attached and unmarked internally; Pea-green pictorial cover with no tears; Has modest shelf wear including small address stamp on back cover; .....(Some of the chapter titles are: Low Shrubs for Dry Land Gardens, Focus on Macadamia Ternifolia, Exotics of Colorado Hansen Purple Plum, Assistant Director Knauer Moves to Bayard Cutting Arboretum, A Resolution in Memory of Mrs. Gladys Cheesman Evans, Netherlands Flower-Bulb Institute 1974, Japanese Garden Tour, Thalassa Cruso Coming to Denver, Accessions Helen Fowler Library.) 
Price: 6.42 USD

 
 
15 The Green Thumb: Winter 1974, Volume Thirty-One, Number Four
Denver Botanic Gardens; Osborne, Dr. C. Eugene (Editor) Denver, Colorado Denver Botanic Gardens 1974 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Drawings & Photos 
; Stapled wraps; Page 106-136; Winter 1974, Volume Thirty-One, Number Four; Black & white illustrations, photos; All pages are securely attached and unmarked internally; Pea-green pictorial cover with no tears; Has modest shelf wear including small address stamp on back cover; .....(Chapter titles are: The House at 909 York, Is Oil Shale Rehabilitation Possible, Revegetation a Ten-Year Study, New Greenhouses at the Denver Botanic Gardens, The Geneva Glen Columbine, Exotics of Colorado Austrian Pine, Plant Travelers, Holiday Gift Plants and Their Care, The National Junior Horticulture Association, New Assistant Director Mr. Glenn M. Park Arrives at the Denver Botanic Gardens, S.R. Deboer 1883-1974, Frances White Novitt 1918-1974.) 
Price: 6.42 USD

 
16 The Green Thumb: Spring 1972, Volume 29, Number 2 (ANNUAL REPORT ISSUE FOR 1971 at the back)
Denver Botanic Gardens; Sikes, Margaret (Editor) Denver, Colorado Denver Botanic Gardens 1972 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Drawings & Photos 
; Stapled wraps; Page 33-64, plus the Annual Report for 1971; Spring 1972, Volume 29, Number 2; Black & white photos, illustrations; Pages are securely attached with approx three small, light marks; Pea-green pictorial cover with no tears; Has modest shelf wear including small-feint mark top of front cover/small address stamp back cover; .....(Some of the chapter titles are: Bird and Bush, Improving Urban Man's Environment Through Engineering, Charlotte A. Barbour, A Delicate Beauty, Exotics of Colorado Hyacinth, Vivariums, Trying Tomatoes in a Home Garden, Approaches to Insect Control, The City and County of Denver, Bonsai an Ancient Art, Annual Report for 1971.) 
Price: 6.42 USD

 
 
17 The Green Thumb: Summer 1971, Volume 28, Number 3
Denver Botanic Gardens; Sikes, Margaret (Editor) Denver, Colorado Denver Botanic Gardens 1971 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Drawings & Photos 
; Stapled wraps; Page 65-96; Summer 1971, Volume 28, Number 3; Black & white illustrations, photos; Pages securely attached, unmarked internally save for piece of tape toward the back (attempt to secure small insert at the back - text is neat, tidy, undamaged) Pea-green pictorial cover with no tears; Has modest shelf wear including four small rub marks-tiny piece of tape on front cover/small address stamp back cover; .....(Some chapter titles are: Progress in the Gardens, Let's Plant Some Wee Bulbs, Exotics of Colorado Puncture Vine, The Fauna in the Flora, Bulbs for Summer Bloom, Small Tropical Place, Comparative Toxicity of Some Pesticides, A New Romance Tree Peonies, The Rock-Breakers.) 
Price: 6.16 USD

 
18 The Green Thumb: Winter 1972, Volume 29, Number 1
Denver Botanic Gardens; Sikes, Margaret (Editor) Denver, Colorado Denver Botanic Gardens 1972 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Drawings & Photos 
; Stapled wraps; Page 1-32; Winter 1972, Volume 29, Number 1; Black & white illustrations, photos; All pages securely attached and unmarked internally; Pea-green pictorial cover with modest shelf wear including small address stamp on back cover, small rub mark front cover bottom-right; ....(Some of the chapter titles are: Begonias for the Indoor Garden, Children's Garden Program 1971, Visiting the Habitat of some of the Conservatory Plants, A Catalog of Rock Plants and Ground Covers, Focus on Euphorbia Pulcherrima, Thanks to Bern Neil, Exotics of Colorado European Weeping Birch, Landscaping for Denver Technological Center.) 
Price: 6.42 USD

 
 
19 The Green Thumb: Winter 1973, Volume 30, Number 4
Denver Botanic Gardens; Woodward, Wes (Editor) Denver, Colorado Denver Botanic Gardens 1973 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Drawings & Photos 
; Stapled wraps; Page 97-128 with index; Winter 1973, Volume 30, Number Four; Black & white photos, illustrations; All pages securely attached and unmarked internally; Pea-green pictorial cover with no tears; Has modest shelf wear including small address stamp on back cover/three tiny marks top-left of front cover; .....(Some of the chapter titles are: Kathryn Kalmback Herbarium, Helen Marsh Zeiner, The Latchstring is Out at The Morton Arboretum Herbarium, Our National Seed Treasure, Margaret McLister, Focus on Cyphomandra Betacea, Dr. Cutler and the Denver University Rose, Spotted Coral Root, Exotics of Colorado White Spruce.) 
Price: 6.42 USD

 
20 Western State College of Colorado Curecanti; Gunnison 1968-1969 (Yearbook)
Diane Sternenberger-Editor Colorado Associated Student Body of Western State College of Colorado 1969 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardcover. Oversize/Heavy book. 212 Pages. Illustrated throughout.Text block is secure with clean unmarked pages. Blue cover with modest shelf and edge wear including rubbing and wear to tips and top and tail of spine. Please see our photo-image. 
Price: 49.35 USD

 
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