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.



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


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
$850.0


7-V EASTON PRESS Leather WILD WEST Easton CODY, EARP, JAMES, BASS, HICKOK, BONNY picture
7-V EASTON PRESS Leather WILD WEST Easton CODY, EARP, JAMES, BASS, HICKOK, BONNY
$799.99


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


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


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
$475.0


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


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


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


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


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


Heroes of the Wild West Easton Press Leather 5 Volume Set Crockett Carson Boone  picture
Heroes of the Wild West Easton Press Leather 5 Volume Set Crockett Carson Boone
$349.99


Wild Sports in the Far West - Frederick Gerstaecker - Routledge 1854 picture
Wild Sports in the Far West – Frederick Gerstaecker – Routledge 1854
$319.39


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


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


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