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.



1876 1st ed Centennial Northwest History Indians Pioneers Railroads Wild West picture
1876 1st ed Centennial Northwest History Indians Pioneers Railroads Wild West
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Antique Buffalo Bill Wild West Historical Sketches Daily Review Magazine Western picture
Antique Buffalo Bill Wild West Historical Sketches Daily Review Magazine Western
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1888 antique WILD WEST indian DANIEL BOONE CROCKETT BUFFALO BILL CUSTER SLAVE picture
1888 antique WILD WEST indian DANIEL BOONE CROCKETT BUFFALO BILL CUSTER SLAVE
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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


1881 1st Ed. OLD WILD WEST GUIDE PIONEER EMIGRANT TRAVEL Indians RAILROAD Maps picture
1881 1st Ed. OLD WILD WEST GUIDE PIONEER EMIGRANT TRAVEL Indians RAILROAD Maps
$450.0


1878 Antique WILD OLD WEST Railroad INDIAN WAR Pioneer Texas Utah LDS California picture
1878 Antique WILD OLD WEST Railroad INDIAN WAR Pioneer Texas Utah LDS California
$395.0


Buffalo Bill's Wild West Programme 1897. Good Condition. Rare picture
Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Programme 1897. Good Condition. Rare
$349.99


Wild Sports in the Far West - Frederick Gerstaecker - Routledge 1854 picture
Wild Sports in the Far West – Frederick Gerstaecker – Routledge 1854
$347.59


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
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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


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


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


1911 BUFFALO BILL BIDS YOU FAREWELL WILD WEST SHOW PROGRAM PAWNEE BILL STORIES picture
1911 BUFFALO BILL BIDS YOU FAREWELL WILD WEST SHOW PROGRAM PAWNEE BILL STORIES
$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


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


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