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
$2195.0


Frederick . Weir Gerstaecker / WILD SPORTS In The FAR WEST Translated 1st picture
Frederick . Weir Gerstaecker / WILD SPORTS In The FAR WEST Translated 1st
$914.25


Old A TEXAS COW-BOY Book 1886 CHARLES A. SIRINGO SOUTH MEXICAN INDIANS WILD WEST picture
Old A TEXAS COW-BOY Book 1886 CHARLES A. SIRINGO SOUTH MEXICAN INDIANS WILD WEST
$765.0


 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
$565.0


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


William H Rideing: A-Saddle in the Wild West. 1879. First edition. picture
William H Rideing: A-Saddle in the Wild West. 1879. First edition.
$500.0


RARE ORIGINAL 1867
RARE ORIGINAL 1867 “WILD BILL” HICKOK OLD WILD WEST INTERVIEW HARPER’S MONTHLY
$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


Old LIVES / ADVENTURES OF FRANK / JESSE JAMES Book 1882 WESTERN OUTLAW WILD WEST picture
Old LIVES / ADVENTURES OF FRANK / JESSE JAMES Book 1882 WESTERN OUTLAW WILD WEST
$450.0


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
$449.99


1897 Life Story Kit Carson's Wild West Book Dewitt C Peters picture
1897 Life Story Kit Carson’s Wild West Book Dewitt C Peters
$429.99


Easton Press Heroes of the Wild West Rare 5-Volume Complete Set picture
Easton Press Heroes of the Wild West Rare 5-Volume Complete Set
$425.0


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
$420.0


Antique Vintage 1887 Buffalo Bill's Wild West Book McLoughlin Bros ULTRA RARE picture
Antique Vintage 1887 Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Book McLoughlin Bros ULTRA RARE
$413.1


1907 1st ed Mark TWAIN Horse’s Tale Buffalo Bill Cody Wild West Adventure picture
1907 1st ed Mark TWAIN Horse’s Tale Buffalo Bill Cody Wild West Adventure
$350.0


Wild Sports in the Far West - Frederick Gerstaecker - Routledge 1854 picture
Wild Sports in the Far West – Frederick Gerstaecker – Routledge 1854
$313.1


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