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350. [BIBLIOGRAPHY AND REFERENCE: SOUTHWEST]. Lot of 12 titles, including:
ADAMS, Ramon F. The Adams One-Fifty
[with] REESE, William S. Six Score: The
120. Austin: Jenkins Publishing Company, 1976. 91 + 85
pp. 2 vols., 4to, original pictorial boards. Very fine in
First edition. Reese, Six Score: "The 120 are the best books on the range cattle industry. An important reference tool to any Western library." Pingenot: The Adams One-Fifty is a check-list of the 150 most important books on Western outlaws and lawmen.
ADAMS, Ramon F. Burs Under the Saddle: A Second
Look at Books and Histories of the West. Norman:
University of Oklahoma Press, . x  610  pp.
8vo, cloth. Near fine in
First edition. Pingenot: A critical evaluation of over 400 books written on the old West, ranging from early reminiscences to serious scholarly works, pointing out many legends, myths, misinformation, and outright lies.
ADAMS, Ramon F. More Burs Under the Saddle.
Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1979. xv  182 
pp. 8vo, cloth. Very fine in an equally fine
First edition. Foreword by Wayne Gard. Pingenot: A critical analysis of 233 books on the West pointing out a variety of inaccuracies. An important reference work for any library of Western Americana.
ADAMS, Ramon F. The Rampaging Herd: A
Bibliography of Books and Pamphlets on Men and Events in
the Cattle Industry. Norman: University of Oklahoma
Press, 1959. xix  463  pp., illustrations. 8vo,
cloth. Very fine copy. D.j. has small marginal tear, else
First edition. Reese 4. Very scarce in the first edition and much sought. Pingenot: Lists 2,651 books and pamphlets on the cattle industry, range life, etc. An essential reference for collectors.
ADAMS, Ramon F. Six-Guns and Saddle Leather: A
Bibliography of Books and Pamphlets on Western Outlaws and
Gunmen. [Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1969].
xxv  808  pp. 8vo, cloth. Fine in
New edition, revised and greatly enlarged.
CAMPBELL, Walter S. A Book Lovers
Southwest: A Guide to Good Reading. Norman:
University of Oklahoma Press, 1955. xii, 287  pp.
8vo, cloth. Fine in d.j.
DOBIE, J. FRANK. Guide to Life and Literature
of the Southwest. viii, 222 pp. 8vo, cloth. Fine in
DYKES, Jeff C. Billy the Kid: The Bibliography
of a Legend. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico
Press, 1952. 177 pp., frontispiece. 8vo, original gray
printed wrappers. Very
First edition, first issue (40 copies in wrappers, from a total run of 500). Adams, Guns 655. Lawrence Clark Powell in Southwestern Book Trails: "A model work on a single person." Pingenot: The first attempt at a complete list of materials on the Kidbooks, articles, movies, songs, etc. The annotations are excellent.
DYKES, Jeff. Collecting Range Life
Literature. Bryan: Cedarshouse Press, 1982.  20 
pp., illustrations. 8vo, pictorial wrappers.
KING. Evelyn. Women on the Cattle Trail and in
the Roundup. N.p.: Brazos Corral of Westerners, .
 21  pp. 8vo, pictorial wrappers. Presentation copy
to Ben Pingenot, signed by
First edition. Designed and printed on a hand press by Atara Clark at the Prosperity Press, Glendale, Calif., under the direction of Arthur H. Clark.
POWELL, Lawrence Clark. Southwest Classics: The
Creative Literature of the Arid Lands Essays on the Books
and Their Writers. Pasadena: Ward Ritchie Press, 1975.
viii, 370  pp., endpaper maps. 8vo, cloth. Fine in
WHALEY, Gould. William D. Wittliff and the
Encino Press: A Bibliography. Dallas: Still Point
Press, . xvi 143  pp., illustrations, photographs.
8vo, cloth. Very fine in slipcase. Signed by Wittliff,
Whaley, and Graves. Prospectus laid in.
First edition, limited edition (500 copies). Introduction by John Graves.