O’HENRY’s Complete Works Antique Books from the Wild West

Posted on August 3rd, 2011 by Admin

Here is an amazing set of antique books about the wild west. O’Henry’s brilliant works presented in gorgeous leather bindings. Extremely well preserved. Each volume contains a frontis protected by tissue and several plates.

This set includes the following titles:

  • Heart of the West
  • The Gentle Grafter
  • Rolling Stones
  • The Trimmed lamp
  • The Voice of the City
  • Roads of Destiny
  • Strictly Business
  • Sixes and Sevens
  • Options
  • Cabbages and Kings
  • The Four Million
  • Whirligigs

Famous for the short story, O. Henry wrote with realistic detail based on his first hand experiences both in Texas and in New York City. In 1907, he published many of his Texas stories in The Heart of the West, a volume that includes “The Reformation of Calliope,” “The Caballero’s Way,” and “The Hiding of Black Bill.” Another highly acclaimed Texas writer, J. Frank Dobie, later referred to O. Henry’s “Last of The Troubadours” as “”the best range story in American fiction.”

This set is available on eBay with a buy it now price of just $875. Also make sure to take a look at some more antique books from the wild west era.



Easton Press MASTERPIECES OF THE WILD WEST 6 vols Virginian Big Sky Shane Ox-Bow picture
Easton Press MASTERPIECES OF THE WILD WEST 6 vols Virginian Big Sky Shane Ox-Bow
$1225.0


Gerstaecker / WILD SPORTS In The FAR WEST Translated from the German 1854 1st ed picture
Gerstaecker / WILD SPORTS In The FAR WEST Translated from the German 1854 1st ed
$915.0


1888 Wild Old West Buffalo Bill Davy Crockett Daniel Boone Custer's Last Stand picture
1888 Wild Old West Buffalo Bill Davy Crockett Daniel Boone Custer’s Last Stand
$899.99


1887 McLoughlin Bros Buffalo Bill's Wild West Huge Folio in Color picture
1887 McLoughlin Bros Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Huge Folio in Color
$525.0


Easton Press Heroes of the Wild West, 5 Volumes, Crockett, Boone, Buffalo Bill  picture
Easton Press Heroes of the Wild West, 5 Volumes, Crockett, Boone, Buffalo Bill
$499.99


1855 Stansbury Expedition Great Salt Lake UTAH Mormon Polygamy Geology Wild West picture
1855 Stansbury Expedition Great Salt Lake UTAH Mormon Polygamy Geology Wild West
$499.0


 Easton Press HEROES OF THE WILD WEST 5 vols BUFFALO WILD BILL DAVY CROCKETT picture
Easton Press HEROES OF THE WILD WEST 5 vols BUFFALO WILD BILL DAVY CROCKETT
$495.0


Easton Press Story of the Wild West New Sealed Leather Deluxe Limited 1/600 picture
Easton Press Story of the Wild West New Sealed Leather Deluxe Limited 1/600
$429.99


Three Years in Western China - 1890-1st - Alexander Hosie (Sichuan, Yunnan, etc) picture
Three Years in Western China – 1890-1st – Alexander Hosie (Sichuan, Yunnan, etc)
$419.15


Why NOT Wilderness?: A plea for wild places in the Canadian West by  picture
Why NOT Wilderness?: A plea for wild places in the Canadian West by
$367.95


Wild Old West BUFFALO BILL Hickok CUSTER Sitting Bull CIVIL INDIAN WAR Frontier picture
Wild Old West BUFFALO BILL Hickok CUSTER Sitting Bull CIVIL INDIAN WAR Frontier
$350.0


1902 STORY OF THE WILD WEST DANIEL BOONE BUFFALO BILL CROCKETT INDIAN MASSACRES picture
1902 STORY OF THE WILD WEST DANIEL BOONE BUFFALO BILL CROCKETT INDIAN MASSACRES
$320.0


RARE 1st Ed HONORING the WESTERN TRADITION L. D. Brinkman Foundation, Cowboy art picture
RARE 1st Ed HONORING the WESTERN TRADITION L. D. Brinkman Foundation, Cowboy art
$299.99


1907 1st ed printing Horse’s Tale Mark Twain Buffalo Bill Cody Wild West picture
1907 1st ed printing Horse’s Tale Mark Twain Buffalo Bill Cody Wild West
$299.0


Old OUR WILD INDIANS1882 COLONEL RICHARD DODGE WILD WEST SCALPING WAR DANCE PIPE picture
Old OUR WILD INDIANS1882 COLONEL RICHARD DODGE WILD WEST SCALPING WAR DANCE PIPE
$280.0


Walt Disney’s Wild West (c1940) HB  RARE  Mickey Mouse   (M) picture
Walt Disney’s Wild West (c1940) HB  RARE  Mickey Mouse   (M)
$279.43


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