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1. Arnold, R. Ross. Indian Wars of Idaho. Caldwell, Idaho: The Caxton Printers, Ltd., 1932. 268 pages. Scarce 1932 first printing in rare dust jacket. Red cloth covers show light wear and slight dulling to the spine title. Overall the book is in near very good condition. The illustrated dust jacket is present. The jacket has tears and chips along the edges of the front and back flaps and along the front joint where it intersects with the spine. The jacket is still quite presentable. $265.00

2. Arnold, R. Ross. Indian Wars of Idaho. Caxton Press, 1932. 1932 first edition. Red cloth covers. Shelf wear and rubbing to the spine edges and corners. Corners slightly bumped. The text block has a crack in the middle, but the pages are not loosening. The spine and front cover title has the gold faded and partially rubbed away. Still a solid copy of this scarce history. $125.00

3. Bailey, Robert G. RIVER OF NO RETURN. THE GREAT SALMON RIVER OF IDAHO. A Century of Central Idaho and Eastern Washington History and Development, Together with the Wars, Customs, Myths, and Legends of the Nez Perce Indians. Lewiston, Idaho: R. G. Bailey Printing Company, 1947. 754 pages. Quite a bit of shelf wear to the spine and corners. Front hinge repaired with archival glue. This is the limited signed 1947 edition. $42.50

4. Barber, Pearl Eva. THE GALLOPING GHOSTS OF GALENA. (Idaho) Boise, Idaho: Capitol Lithograph and Printing, 1962. 79 pages. Softbound covers. Some wear and browning to cover edges. A few soiled spots to the covers. The binding is tight. $28.00

5. Barker, James H. Buhl, Idaho: A Century of Stories. Twin Falls, Idaho: Privately Printed, 2006. 317 pages. Glossy softbound covers show light wear to the edges. A scarce privately printed Idaho town history. $68.00

6. Barnes, James T. Canyon County a Treasure of Land & Its People: Volume II. Idaho Press Tribune, 2001. Oblong glossy hardback covers in very good condition. $14.50

7. Beal M.D. A HISTORY OF SOUTHEASTERN IDAHO: AN INTIMATE NARRATIVE OF PEACEFUL CONQUEST BY EMPIRE BUILDERS. Caldwell, Idaho: Caxton Printers, 1942. Some shelf wear. A clean and tight copy.  $45.00

8. Beatty, James H. Travel Letters. Coeur d'Alene, Idaho: Privately printed, 1911. 151 pages. Signed by the author. Brown paper covers show wear to the edges. There are some chips and tears to the paper also at the edges. The spine has a couple of chips with paper missing from the top and bottom. The author was from Idaho and traveled the world. These are his letters from his travels. $65.00

9. Bingham County Historical Society. BINGHAM COUNTY HISTORY. COMMEMORATING THE STATE'S 100TH BIRTHDAY. Volume I. Blackfoot, Idaho: Bingham County Historical Society, 1985. 489 pages. This is Volume I only. Rear fine condition. No additional volumes published. $35.00

10. Bliss, D. W. Bud. BLISS, THE TOWN AND THE MAN. Hermiston, Oregon: Litho Printing, 1976. Some shelf wear. Signed by author. Underlining to some pages. $10.00

11. Brooks, Juanita. HISTORY OF THE JEWS IN UTAH AND IDAHO. Salt Lake City: Western Epics, 1973. 252 pages. Shelf wear to the binding. The dust jacket has a few small tears and chips to the edges. $7.00

12. Campbell, J. L. Six Months in the New Gold-Diggings: Placer Gold Mining in Idaho Territory in 1863. Ye Galleon Press, 1979. 85 pages. Slight shelf wear to the spine edges and corners, else very good. $110.00

13. Clark, Barzilla W. BONNEVILLE COUNTY IN THE MAKING. Idaho Falls, Idaho: Barzilla W. Clark, 1941. 140 pages. Some shelf wear to binding and rubbing to spine and corners. Slight fading to the spine. $40.00

14. Codman, John. The Round Trip, By Way of Panama, Through California, Oregon, Nevada, Utah, Idaho, and Colorado with Notes on Railroads, Commerce, Agriculture, Mining, Scenery, and People. G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1879. 1879 edition. Green cloth covers show wear and rubbing to the spine edges, with the corners slightly bumped. Some discoloration and small soiled spots to the covers. The binding is tight and the pages are clean. A solid copy. $49.50

15. Cowling, Cloah Sebastian. The Land of Sunrise Mountains. vantage press, 1956. Signed by the author. Shelf wear to the binding. The dust jacket has a few small tears and chips to the edges. $14.50

16. Cox, Emma. Idaho Mountains, Our Home. The Life Story of Lafe and Emma Cox V.O. Ranch Books, 1997. 248 pages. Signed by the author. Softbound covers. Some wear to the edges. A clean and tight copy. $22.50

17. Cox, Zina Kunk Fuit Hatch . The Hills of Bern. published privately, 1985. Large softbound covers. Some wear to the edges. A clean and tight copy. Scarce Idaho history. $88.00

18. Daughters Of The Pioneers & Illustrated With Black & White Photographs And Vintage Advertisements. The Trail Blazer:  History Of The Development Of Southeastern Idaho. Daughters Of The Pioneers, 1976. 215 pages. Slight shelf wear to the spine edges, else very good condition. This is a 1976 facsimile reprint of the original 1930 edition. An excellent historical publication. Contains historical sketches of the settlements in Franklin County, Idaho. $24.75

19. DeLamar Mining Company. The DeLamar Mining Company, Limited. Directors' and Mine Manager's Reports, Balance Sheet and Statements of Account Four Financial Year Ending 31st March, 1894. To Be Presented at the Third Annual General Meeting of the Shareholders. London, England: DeLamar Mining Company, 1894. 22 pages. Softbound covers show wear and slight soiling. There is a vertical crease in the middle of the booklet from it being folded. Some wear to the edges and a couple of chips to the top of a few of the pages. Contains financial reports, production reports, and various other company information. Also includes a foldout map at the end of the book entitled "Cross Section of DeLamar Mountain Shewing Approximately the Vein System of DeLamar Mines. $85.00

20. Donaldson, Thomas. Idaho of Yesterday. Caxton Printers, ltd, 1941. 406 pages. Shelf wear and rubbing to the spine edges and corners. Corners slightly bumped. A few discolored and rubbed spots to the front cover. A binding is tight and the pages are clean and free from defects. $42.50

21. Edwards, Robert. Shoshone and Other Western Wonders. Harper & Brothers, 1888. 1888 first edition. Cloth binding shows wear to the spine edges. The corners are bumped, but not severely. The binding is tight and the pages are clean. Overall a nice copy. With a section on Salt Lake City and observations on the Mormons. $20.00

22. Elsensohn, Sister M. Alfreda. Pioneer Days In Idaho County. Volume 1 Caldwell, Idaho: The Caxton Printers, 1947. This is volume 1 only. Shelf wear to spine edges and corners. Dust jacket has small tears and chips. $44.50

23. Emerson, Tom. SEAPLANES FROM COEUR D'ALENE. [n.p.]: Private Printing, 1973. 128 pages. Some shelf wear to binding. Sust jacket has some wear to the edges. $11.95

24. Etulain, Richard W. & Bert W. Marley. The Idaho Heritage: a Collection of Historical Essays. Pocatello, Idaho: Idaho State University, 1983. 230 pages. Large softbound covers. Light wear to the edges of the binding. $10.25

25. Evans, John V. IDAHO ALMANAC. Executive Office of the Governor, 1977. Softbound covers show wear to the edges of the spine and corners. There are a few soiled spots to the front cover. The binding is tight and the pages are clean. $8.95

26. Farner, Mabel M. Yesteryears in Lakeview. (Idaho). Mabel M. Farner, 1988. 181 pages. Spiral-bound softcover binding with light wear to the covers. A clean and tight copy of this scarce, privately-printed Idaho history. $37.50

27. Florin, Lambert. Montana, Idaho, and Wyoming Ghost Towns. Superior Pub, 1971. 111 pages. Softbound covers. Shelf wear and rubbing to the edges. $20.00

28. Franklin County Historical Society. The Passing of the Redman: Being a Succinct Account of the Last Battle That Wrested Idaho from the Bondage of the Indians. Preston, Idaho: Franklin County Historical Society and Monument Committee, 1917. 15 pages. 1917 first edition. Brown paper illustrated wrappers. There are small chips to the edges of the spine and corners. The text is clean and in very good condition. The historical account of the Battle of Bear River. Very scarce in first edition. $45.00

29. Fretwell Hazel R. They Came to Jordan. Self Published, 1995. Signed by the author. Ex-library, with labels on spine and a small label on the top of the front cover and labels inside the front cover. Shelf wear to the spine and corners. Binding is tight. $15.00

30. Fretwell, Hazel Danner. BEHIND THE HILLS Boston: Christopher Publishing House, 1949. 165 pages. Signed by the author. Some shelf wear. Dust jacket has some chips and tears to the edges. $8.50

31. Goulder, W.A. Reminiscences of a Pioneer: Incidents in the Life of a Pioneer in Oregon and Idaho. Boise, Idaho: Timothy Regan, 1909. 1909 first edition. Blue cloth covers show shelf wear to the spine edges and corners. The corners are rubbed and slightly bumped. A few small scuffed spots to the front and back covers. The binding is tight and the pages are clean. The back blank endpaper has been removed, but all text pages are present. A scarce title. $90.00

32. Groberg, Delbert V. THE IDAHO FALLS TEMPLE: THE FIRST LDS TEMPLE IN IDAHO. Salt Lake: Publishers Press, 1985. 340 pages. Signed by the author. Some shelf wear to binding. Dust jacket has some wear to the edges and a couple of tears. Signed by the author. $15.00

33. Hailey, John. The History of Idaho. Syms-York, 1910. 1910 first edition. Shelf wear and rubbing to the spine edges and corners. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Markings on spine, but this isn't an ex-library copy. The binding is tight. $90.00

34. Humphreys, William. Life on a Homestead, or, 160 Acres and a Passel of Kids. Steeley Print & Binding, 1983. 148 pages. Signed by author. Softbound covers. Some wear to the edges. The back cover has a crease. There is a tear to the paper at the top of the spine. The front cover has the residue of a retail price sticker. $23.50

35. Hutton, May Arkwright. The Coeur d'Alenes, A Tale of the Modern Inquisition in Idaho. [n.p.]: May Arkwright Hutton, 1900. 246 pages. 1900 printing. Red cloth covers show shelf wear to the spine edges and corners. The corners are bumped and rubbed through. A rare title. $200.00

36. Hyslop, Julie. Foundations of Silver City. Volume II (2). Stone Buildings in a Wooden Town. (Granite). Nampa, Idaho: Privately Printed, 1989. 75 pages. Softbound covers show light wear to the edges. This is volume 2 in the series. $28.00

37. Idaho Dept of Highways. Route of the Oregon Trail in Idaho. [n.p.[: Idaho Dept of Highways, 1963. 32 pages. 1963 printing. Color illustrated paper covers with stapled binding. Nice map illustrations throughout. The top right edge of the front cover has a crease from being folded over. $25.00

38. Idaho Historical Society. Route of the Oregon Trail in Idaho. From Thomas Fork Valley at the Wyoming State Line Westward to Fort Boise at the Oregon State Line. Boise, Idaho: Idaho Historical Society, 1974. 20 pages. Oblong softbound covers. Slight wear to the edges, but overall very good condition. $37.50

39. Idaho Museum of Natural History. IDAHO INDIANS: Tribal Histories. Boise, Idaho: Idaho Museum of Natural History, 1992. 63 pages. Softbound covers with stapled binding. Some wear to the covers. Slight waterstaining to the top edge of the front cover and a few pages. $16.50

40. Idaho Old Time Fiddlers' Association. The Idaho Oldtime Fiddlers. Weiser, Idaho: Idaho Old Time Fiddlers' Association, 1963. 101 pages. 1963 first edition. Large blue softbound covers. Slight fading to the illustration on the front cover, else very good condition. $17.50

41. Idaho Pioneer Association. A BRIEF HISTORY OF FRANKLIN, FIRST PERMANENT SETTLEMENT IN THE STATE OF IDAHO. Franklin, Idaho: Idaho Pioneer Association, 1960. 53 pages. Softbound. Light wear to the covers. $14.50

42. Jensen, Deana Lowe. Let the Eagle Scream: Senator Fredrick T Dubois: the Man and His Times. Wildfire Press, 1999. 218 pages. Signed by the author. Glossy softbound covers. Shere is wear to the spine edges. The bottom corner of the front cover has a crease and there are a few bumped page edges of the book. $5.95

43. Jordan, Grace Edgington. Canyon Boy. Caxton Printers, 1960. 450 pages. Signed by the author. Shelf wear to the spine edges and corners. The spine has a lean. Dust jacket has small chips and tears. $11.00

44. Kirk, Pearl Renz. My Beloved Sunny Slope. Logan's Litho, 1991. 176 pages. Signed by the author. Softbound covers show wear to the spine edges and corners. Some stained spots to the covers. $48.00

45. Lowell, Helen & Lucile Peterson. Our First Hundred Years: A Biography of Lower Boise Valley, 1814-1914. Caldwell, Idaho: The Caxton Printers, Ltd., 1976. 314 pages. Slight shelf wear to the edges of the binding. The dust jacket has some light wear to the edges and a small chip to the top of the spine. Overall a clean and tight copy. No underlining to the text. $45.00

46. Lyon, Ruth B. Valley of Plenty. Emmett, Idaho: Capitol Lithograph and Print. Co, 1968. 107 pages. Green cloth covers show light wear to the edges of the spine and corners. There is scattered underlining to the text in red ink, affecting about 12 pages. $38.50

47. Marti, Elsie. Salute to Pioneers of Washington and Adams Counties. (Idaho). E. Marti, 1984. 101 pages. Ex-library, with markings on front where label was taken off and labels inside the front cover. Stamps on edges and front page. Shelf wear to the spine and corners. Binding is tight. A scarce publication. $53.50

48. McConnell, William J.. BEAR LAKE, ITS FISH AND FISHING. (Idaho). [n.p.]: Utah State Department of Fish & Game, 1957. 76 pages. Softbound covers. Some wear. A good reference book. $8.50

49. McLeod, George. History of Alturas and Blaine Counties, Idaho. Hailey, Idaho: Hailey Times, 1950. Blue cloth covers show wear to the spine edges. The corners are rubbed and slightly bumped. A few small scuffs and stained marks to the covers. There is a dampstain to the bottom right corners of most of the pages. $75.00

50. Minidoka County Historical Society. THE HISTORY OF MINIDOKA COUNTY AND ITS PEOPLE, 1985. Dallas, Texas: Taylor Publishing Company, 19856568 1985. 418 pages. Slight shelf wear. A very scarce Idaho county history.  Numerous photographs and biographies. Great historical content. This is a well-written and nicely compiled history. $72.50

51. Morris Foote, Editor. One Hundred Years In Middleton. (Idaho). Boise Valley Herald, 1963. Softbound covers with stapled binding. Light wear to the edges. $20.00

52. Nelson, Lenard J & Bessie M. Shrontz Roberts-Wright. The First Fifty Years: Michaud Flats U.S. Army Base, Pocatello Regional Airport. Wright, 1992. 238 pages. Signed by one of the authors, Lenard Nelson. Glossy red hardback covers in fine condition. $25.00

53. Nelson, Milo G. IDAHO LOCAL HISTORY: A BIBLIOGRAPHY WITH A CHECKLIST OF LIBRARY HOLDINGS. Moscow, Idaho: University Press of Idaho, 1976. Hardback edition. Slight shelf wear, else VG in slightly worn, else VG dust jacket. $35.00

54. Petri, Alice. Coper Lodge in Hells Canyon,  A Memoir. Cold Hill Press, 1990. Softbound covers. Some wear and rubbing to the covers. The binding is tight. $22.50

55. Picton, Harold D. Saga of the Sun: A History of the Sun River Elk Herd. Game Management Division, Montana Dept. of Fish and Game, 1975. 55 pages. Glossy softbound covers show some wear to the edges. Slight discoloration to the back cover. A clean and tight copy. $9.95

56. Porter, Milly Randall Hunt-et al. Bruneau: Then and Now. A History of Bruneau, Idaho, 1811-2010. Caldwell, Idaho: Bruneau Booster Club, 2010. 171 pages. Glossy softbound covers in fine condition. Signed by all three authors on the title page. A scarce item of town history. $35.00

57. Powell, Barbara V. Citizens of North Idaho. Volume 2-Newspaper Abstracts, 1862-1875. B.V. Powell, 1986. Some shelf wear to the spine edges and corners. This is volume 2 in the set. $45.00

58. R., Fretwell Hazel. They Came to Jordan. Self Published, 1995. Signed by the author. Glossy softbound covers show some wear to the edges of the binding. A clean and tight copy, overall in near very good condition. $15.00

59. Ranney, Agnes Johnson. The Valley I Remember: Meadows Valley, Idaho. Ranney, 1973. 116 pages. Softbound covers. Some wear to the edges and a few small discolored spots to the front cover. A clean and tight copy. $17.50

60. Ricketts, Virginia. Then and Now in Southern Idaho. Falls City Pub, 1998. 235 pages. Signed by author. Softbound covers. Svers. Some wear to the edges. A clean and tight copy. $12.50

61. Roberts-Wright, Bessie M. Shrontz. KIMBERLY, IDAHO HISTORY. (TWIN FALLS COUNTY). [n.p.]: Privately Printed, 1990. 263 pages. Signed by both authors. Near new condition. Numerous photographs. A well-written history. $95.00

62. Roberts-Wright, Bessie M. Shrontz. Hunt for Idaho:  Evacuees 1942-1945 and Hometeaders 1947-1949 T.P. Minidoka Prisoner of War Camp, 1942-1945. Kimberly, Idaho: Privately Printed, 1994. 327 pages. Signed by the author. Red cloth covers in fine condition. An excellent locally-written history of the Minidoka Japanese internment camp, where more than 9,000 Japanese U.S. citizens and resident aliens were relocated during World War II. Includes excellent oral histories of some of the camp's former residents. A scarce, privately-printed book by this Southern Idaho historian. $140.00

63. Salt Lake Tribune. Sketches of the Intermountain States: Together with Biographies of Many Prominent and Progressive Citizens...1847-1909. Utah, Idaho, Nevada. Salt Lake City: Salt Lake Tribune, 1909. 376 pages. Flexible black leather binding. There is a piece of the leather missing from the top of the spine, measuring about half an inch. There is also a smaller chip to the leather at the bottom of the spine. The corners are rubbed through. The binding is tight and the pages are clean. With numerous photographs and biographies. $50.00

64. Sleight, Jennie B. EARLY BEGINNINGS OF THOMAS FORK VALLEY: A History of Raymond and Geneva, Idaho and Border, Wyoming. Geneva, Idaho: Privately Printed, 1988. 172 pages. Slight wear and slight discoloration to the covers. Rormer owner's name at the bottom of the title page. Softbound covers. A scarce title. $48.00

65. Stapilus, Randy. Outlaw Tales of Idaho: True Stories of the Gem State's Most Infamous Crooks, Culprits, and Cutthroats. TwoDot, 2008. 136 pages. Softbound covers. Light wear to the edges. A clean and tight copy. $13.50

66. Talkington, H. L. State Constitution and School Laws of Idaho, Considered with Reference to the Student, the Teacher, the School Official, and Any Others Interested in the Political and Educationl Instiutions of the State. Lewiston morning tribune, 1906. Red cloth covers. Shelf wear and rubbing to the spine edges and corners. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Spine slightly cocked. Discolored spots on the front cover. $15.00

67. The History Publication Committee. Territorial Centennial: Twin Falls County 1963-1974--[a Folk History of Twin Falls County 1863-1963. Twin Falls, Idaho: The History Publication Committee, 1974. 110 pages. Softbound covers show wear to the edges. Some soiling to the covers and evidence of usage at the page edges. Still a tightly bound and clean copy. $9.50

68. U.S. Department of the Interior. Emigrant Trails of Southeastern Idaho. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of the Interior, 1976. 157 pages. Softbound covers show some wear to the edges and light soiling. Some discoloration to the top of the front cover. A clean and tightly bound copy. Numerous maps and photographic illustrations throughout. $19.95

69. Walgamott, C.S. REMINISCENCES OF EARLY DAYS: A SERIES OF HISTORICAL SKETCHES AND HAPPENINGS IN THE EARLY DAYS OF SNAKE RIVER VALLEY. Twin Falls, Idaho: Privately Printed, 1926. 128 pages. Shelf wear to the binding and rubbing and slight fraying to the cloth at the edges of the spine. Some scuffing to the covers. A few pages have small tears to the edges. $120.00

70. Wardner, Jim. Jim Wardner, of Wardner, Idaho. New York: Anglo-American Publishing, 1900. 154 pages. Some shelf wear to the spine edges and corners. Rubbing and some soiling to the covers. Corners are rubbed and slightly bumped.  $20.00

71. Willson, Earl. The Thunder Mountain Story. [n.p.[: F. Robb, 1962. 10 pages. Softbound covers. Light wear to the covers. Overall very good condition. $8.50

72. Woods, Helen Gee. The Upper Eighty. Mer-Jons Pub. Co, 1967. 270 pages. Shelf wear to the spine edges and corners. Dust jacket has small chips and tears. $15.00

73. Woodward, Tim. The Department of Yarns: A Selection of Yarns About Idaho, Idahoans, Booming Boise, Lunch with Tim and Other Subjects. Fenwick Books, 1998. Signed by the author.  Glossy softbound covers in very good condition. $5.75

74. Wright, Patricia. TWIN FALLS COUNTRY: A LOOK AT IDAHO ARCHITECTURE. Boise, Idaho: Idaho State His. Society, 1979. Softbound covers. The text block is broken up, with some pages loose within the covers. The contents are complete, just loose. Softbound covers. $9.75

75. Ye Galleon Press. History of Idaho Territory: Showing Its Resources And Advantages. Fairfield, Washington: Ye Galleon Press, 1973. 302 pages. Shelf wear to binding and rubbing to spine and corners. Corners slightly bumped. The gold on the front cover and spine is dulled a bit, but still legible. This is a facsimile reprint of the original 1884 edition. There is a newspaper article glued onto the end of the introduction page, showing the obituary for Nancy Stringfellow, who wrote the introduction to this book. No international shipping on this title, because of the large size and weight. $125.00

76. Zimowsky, Pete &  Patrick Davis. Idaho Fishing Guide: Hook, Line & Sinker. Frank Amato Pubns, 1995. 72 pages. Glossy softbound covers in very good condition. $9.25

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