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.



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Buffalo Bill and the Wild West 1st Printing 1959 Sell And Weybright Paperback picture

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BRITISH GENTLEMEN IN THE WILD WEST - LAWRENCE M. WOODS picture

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THE WILD BUNCH AT ROBBERS ROOST by Pearl Baker - Butch Cassidy Utah History 1971 picture

THE WILD BUNCH AT ROBBERS ROOST by Pearl Baker – Butch Cassidy Utah History 1971

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Pioneers Of The Wild West - J. Carroll Mansfield - Historical Pictures - HC 1933 picture

Pioneers Of The Wild West – J. Carroll Mansfield – Historical Pictures – HC 1933

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American Wild West Adventure Tales 1856 Illustrated book 14 plates Indians guns picture

American Wild West Adventure Tales 1856 Illustrated book 14 plates Indians guns

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1949 Jesse James Was My Neighbor Homer Croy wild West outlaws picture

1949 Jesse James Was My Neighbor Homer Croy wild West outlaws

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Women Pioneers Of Wild West, Miners Entertainers picture

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Buffalo Bill Life & Adventures 1917 illustrated autobiography American Wild West picture

Buffalo Bill Life & Adventures 1917 illustrated autobiography American Wild West

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Buffalo Bill Carson Coloring Book Vintage Wild West American Adventure Indians picture

Buffalo Bill Carson Coloring Book Vintage Wild West American Adventure Indians

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