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
$2125.0


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


Across the Plains in '64 - John S. Collins - Wild West Americana - SIGNED - RARE picture
Across the Plains in ’64 – John S. Collins – Wild West Americana – SIGNED – RARE
$800.0


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


HEROES OF WILD WEST - Easton Press - Kit Carson Wild Buffalo Bill Davy Crockett  picture
HEROES OF WILD WEST – Easton Press – Kit Carson Wild Buffalo Bill Davy Crockett
$519.95


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


LOT of 2 c 1890 WALTER L MAIN CIRCUS & WILD WEST SHOW, ILLUSTRATED BROADSIDE s picture
LOT of 2 c 1890 WALTER L MAIN CIRCUS & WILD WEST SHOW, ILLUSTRATED BROADSIDE s
$440.0


Story of the Wild West Buffalo Bill Easton Press Leather Deluxe Limited 1/600 picture
Story of the Wild West Buffalo Bill Easton Press Leather Deluxe Limited 1/600
$400.0


1870 INDIANS George Catlin Wild West Life Among Native American Buffalo Hunting picture
1870 INDIANS George Catlin Wild West Life Among Native American Buffalo Hunting
$399.0


RARE INDIAN HORRORS OLD WILD WEST WAR CUSTER 7TH CAVALRY POCAHONTAS BUFFALO BILL picture
RARE INDIAN HORRORS OLD WILD WEST WAR CUSTER 7TH CAVALRY POCAHONTAS BUFFALO BILL
$350.0


Rare c. 1870 Ivanhoe, James Dwyer 1880s SLC Label, Real Original Wild West Book picture
Rare c. 1870 Ivanhoe, James Dwyer 1880s SLC Label, Real Original Wild West Book
$349.99


Wild Sports in the Far West - Frederick Gerstaecker - Routledge 1854 picture
Wild Sports in the Far West – Frederick Gerstaecker – Routledge 1854
$331.76


William A Rideing / Saddle in the Wild West Glimpse of Travel Among 1879  1st ed picture
William A Rideing / Saddle in the Wild West Glimpse of Travel Among 1879 1st ed
$300.0


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


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
$295.0


ANTIQUE WILD WEST GUIDE_COWBOY_INDIAN_GOLD MINING_CATTLE_RAILROAD_EMIGRANT GUIDE picture
ANTIQUE WILD WEST GUIDE_COWBOY_INDIAN_GOLD MINING_CATTLE_RAILROAD_EMIGRANT GUIDE
$275.0


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