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.



1910 Stories of Buffalo Bill Cody Wild West Americana Texas INDIANS French 9v picture
1910 Stories of Buffalo Bill Cody Wild West Americana Texas INDIANS French 9v
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1857 Catlin North American Indians Wild West Buffalo Hunting Illustrated MAPS  picture
1857 Catlin North American Indians Wild West Buffalo Hunting Illustrated MAPS
$499.0


1876 1st ed Centennial Northwest History Indians Pioneers Railroads Wild West picture
1876 1st ed Centennial Northwest History Indians Pioneers Railroads Wild West
$499.0


Colorado / ELK BARBECUE / AND / WILDWEST SHOW / FRIDAY AND SATURDAY AUGUST 1925 picture
Colorado / ELK BARBECUE / AND / WILDWEST SHOW / FRIDAY AND SATURDAY AUGUST 1925
$450.0


Easton Press HEROES OF THE WILD WEST 5 vols BUFFALO WILD BILL BOONE CROCKETT picture
Easton Press HEROES OF THE WILD WEST 5 vols BUFFALO WILD BILL BOONE CROCKETT
$425.0


Wild Sports in the Far West - Frederick Gerstaecker - Routledge 1854 picture
Wild Sports in the Far West – Frederick Gerstaecker – Routledge 1854
$343.24


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
$329.99


James Hobbs / WILD LIFE IN THE FAR WEST Personal Adventures of Border 1st 1873 picture
James Hobbs / WILD LIFE IN THE FAR WEST Personal Adventures of Border 1st 1873
$300.0


May-Joe Cabinet Card Side-Show Buffalo Bill's Great Wildwest Show 1909 picture
May-Joe Cabinet Card Side-Show Buffalo Bill’s Great Wildwest Show 1909
$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


1903 Vtg  Rhymes from Round-Up Camp Coburn Charles Russell Art Wild West Cowboy picture
1903 Vtg Rhymes from Round-Up Camp Coburn Charles Russell Art Wild West Cowboy
$295.76


1832 Wild Sports of the West William Hamilton Maxwell Vol I & II First Edition picture
1832 Wild Sports of the West William Hamilton Maxwell Vol I & II First Edition
$295.0


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


1895 INDIANS MASSACRES AND TALES OF THE RED SKINS wars WILD WEST illus VRARE picture
1895 INDIANS MASSACRES AND TALES OF THE RED SKINS wars WILD WEST illus VRARE
$295.0


Leo Manso, WILD WEST RAINBOW PLAYBOOK, 1950, 1st Edition, Unused picture
Leo Manso, WILD WEST RAINBOW PLAYBOOK, 1950, 1st Edition, Unused
$270.0


Signed Westward America William Henry Jackson Howard Driggs Wild West Paintings picture
Signed Westward America William Henry Jackson Howard Driggs Wild West Paintings
$250.0


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