Brian Levine

P.O. Box 3048, Crested Butte, CO 81224-3048 USA

Specialists in Western Americana, literature, and quantum physics; with a particular focus on Colorado history and the works of F. Scott Fitzgerald

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(Jackson, Helen Hunt).  A VISIT WITH HELEN JACKSON.  Community School Development Corporation: Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1979, 1st printing.  Published to accompany the documentary film, "A Visit with Helen Jackson."  Documentary about the house built by W.S. Stratton for William S. Jackson, Colorado Springs.  Illustrated wrappers; 13 pages; illustrated.  PRICE: $23.50

Jackson, W. Turrentine.  WELLS FARGO IN COLORADO TERRITORY.  Colorado Historical Society Monograph Series, Number 1, 1982.  Illustrated covers; square-bound binding; 84 pages; illustrated.  Near fine condition.  PRICE: $24.00

Johnson, Charles A.  THE PARK PEOPLE, 1969 - 1994, The First 25 years.  A History of Denver Parks & Recreation Foundation, Inc.  Descriptions, photographs, and history of Denver parks.  Illustrated green covers; 36 pages; photographs.  Near fine.  PRICE: $23.50

Johnson, Charles A.  STAGECOACHES ALONG CHERRY CREEK: Pioneer Lines to Denver.  Golden Bell Press: Denver, Colorado, 1980, 1st printing.  Four Mile Historic Park, Inc.  Illustrated yellow wrappers; 32 pages; illustrations.  Fine condition.  PRICE: $24.50

Johnson, Emily.  THE WHITE HOUSE RANCH.  Printed by O'Brien Printing and Lithographic Press, 1972, 1st printing.  History of White House Ranch in the Pikes Peak Region, Colorado.  Illustrated wrappers; 20 pages; illustrations.  Signed by author.  Fine condition.  PRICE: $24.50

Kanas, Mary and Steahlin, June, editors.  AROUND PIKES PEAK: Tips, Trips, Treks.  Junior League of Colorado Springs, Colorado.  A guidebook compiled and published by The Junior League of Colorado Springs, Inc.  With "A Touch of History" by Marshall Sprague.  Printed by the A.B. Hirschfeld Press: Denver, Colorado, 1967, first edition.  Illustrated covers; 112 pages; illustrated.  Near fine condition.  PRICE: $23.75

Kehn, Ora.  RHYMES OF THE ROCKIES FROM COLORADO: Colorado Or Bust.  Printed by Candor Press: Dexter, Missouri, 1946, 1st printing.  Inscribed by author.  Illustrated white wrappers; 36 pages; illustrated.  Near fine condition.  PRICE: $25.00

Kenehan, Katherine.  COLORADO: The Land and the People.  Edited by Mary S. Kaiser.  Illustrated by Hero Conesny.  Prepared by the Denver Public Schools.  Distributed by the Colorado State Department of Education.  School District No. 1 in the City and County of Denver and State of Colorado: 1957.  Original illustrated wrappers; 195 pages; illustrations.  Near fine condition.  PRICE: $21.00

Kezer, Alvin.  DRY FARMING IN COLORADO.  THE AGRICULTURAL EXPERIMENT STATION OF THE COLORADO AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE.  Bulletin 227.  April 1917.  Published by the Experiment Station: Fort Collins, Colorado, 1917.  Illustrated wrappers; 40 pages; illustrated.  Near fine condition.  PRICE: $45.00

Kimmett, Leo.  FLORISSANT, COLORADO: A collection of stories, events and the people associated with one of the remaining communities of historic Colorado, with illustrations.  Self-published: Canon City, Colorado, 1980, 1st printing.  Published by Master Printers, Canon City, Colorado.  Illustrated green wrappers; 48 pages; illustrations, with fold-out map and corrections slip.  Fine condition.  PRICE: $25.00

Kit Carson County Cattlemen's Association.  KIT CARSON COUNTY AND ITS CATTLEMEN.  Publication initiated by Roy and Avis Bader.  No printer.  No publisher.  1963, first edition.  Illustrated stiff wrappers; 131 pages; illustrations; maps; cattle brands; histories.  Fine condition.  PRICE: $85.00

Knight, MacDonald and Hammock, Leonard.  EARLY DAYS ON THE EAGLE.  Self-published.  Eagle, Colorado, 1965, 1st printing.  History of the Eagle Valley: from mining to skiing (Vail); photographs, illustrations, and map; 48 pages.  Near fine condition.  Price: $22.00

LaBaw, Wallace L.  GOD, GOLD, GIRLS AND GLORY: Colorado's Background.  Produced by Big Mountain Press: 1966, 1st printing.  Distributors: Ingersoll Publications, Broomfield, Colorado.  Illustrated covers; square-bound; 134 pages; illustrated.  Near fine condition.  PRICE: $40.00

Landry, Janet and Lane, Jane.  "HORSETHIEF" KELLEY AND HIS CAMERA (Colorado).  A rare photographic look at Aspen Area Children, Dogs, Working People, Families, Ranches, Mines, Horses, Etc., at the Turn of the Century.  Inscribed by Janet Landry.  Privately published, 1972, 1st edition; 64 pages.  Near fine condition.  Price: $30.00

Lass, Meg, Director.  BRECKENRIDGE: 1880 - Centennial - 1980.  Published by The Breckenridge Resort Association, 1980, 1st printing.  Cover art by Joe Isom.  Original illustrated wrappers; 68 pages; illustrations, history, maps, and advertisements.  Fine condition.  Price: $20.00

Lassan, Amelia Lessels.  LESSELS CHRONICLES.  Privately published: Durango Herald, 1980, first edition.  Family history with the backdrop of southwestern Colorado, San Juan Mountains.  Illustrated covers; 72 pages; illustrated.  Light fading to front cover, otherwise, near fine condition.  PRICE: $35.00

Little, W.T.  ROUNDUP.  A Story of 100 years of the cattle industry in Fremont County, Colorado ....  Sponsored by the Fremont Cattlemen's Association.  Printed by Canon City Daily Record: circa 1965.  Near fine condition.  Price: $25.00

(Littleton, Colorado)  LITTLETON'S YESTERDAY: A Pictorial Study.  Littleton Area Historical Museum: City of Littleton, Colorado, 1971, 1st printing.  Original illustrated covers; 65 pages; illustrated.  Near fine condition.  PRICE: $35.00

(Longmont, Colorado)  100 YEARS, 1871 - 1971: Longmont, Colorado Centennial.  The Longmont Centennial Commission.  History in text and photographs.  Many "then and now" photographs.  Illustrated oblong wrappers; unpaginated; illustrated.  Very good plus condition.  PRICE: $22.50

Lusky, Sam (text) and Peery, Bill (photographs).  THE DENVER EXCITEMENT: The Story Behind the City.  Published by The Challenger Publishing Company: Denver, Colorado, circa 1970.  187 pages; illustrated.  Very good plus condition.  Original covers.  PRICE: $30.00

Mackin, Dorothy.  THE IMPERIAL or "Hospitality in the Gold Camp Since 1896": A Personal History of Cripple Creek's Famous Hotel in Three Acts.  With an Introduction by Leland Feitz.  Imperial Press: Cripple Creek, Colorado, 1977, 1st edition.  Original illustrated wrappers; 44 pages; illustrated.  Fine condition.  PRICE: $20.00

Mahoney, Stanley C.  MOUNT EVANS ABOVE TIMBERLINE: A Hiker's Guide to Mountains and Lakes Above 11,000' in the Vicinity of Mount Evans, Colorado.  Illustrations by Evan Lucas.  Photographs by Stanley and Martha Mahoney.  Privately published, 1970, 1st edition.  Illustrated wrappers; 58 pages; illustrations; maps.  Fine condition.  PRICE: $20.00

Mahoney, Stanley and Martha.  ROADS AND TRAILS AND TIMBERLINE SNAILS: An Introductory Guide to the Front Range of the Colorado Rockies.  Printed by Johnson Publishing Company: Boulder, Colorado, 1972, 1st printing.  Illustrated yellow wrappers; 68 pages; illustrations and maps.  Near fine condition.  PRICE: $20.00

Maness, Pete and Jacobs, Lois.  "THE LOOP": Ouray, Ridgway, Placerville, Telluride, Ophir, Rico, Dolores, Mancos, Durango, Silverton, in Colorful Colorado.  Privately published.  The Sentinel Printers.  Illustrated green wrappers; 63 pages; illustrated.  Circa 1955.  Near fine condition.  PRICE: $25.00

(Manitou Springs, Colorado)  AT THE FOOT OF PIKES PEAK IS THE CLIFF HOUSE, Manitou Springs, Colorado.  Carson-Harper, Printers, Denver, 1908.  The E.E. Nichols Hotel Company, Manitou Springs, Colorado.  Ten-panel fold-over brochure with descriptive and illustrations.  Very good condition.  PRICE: $22.50

Marshall, Helen Lowrie (text) and Seybert, Olga (photography).  HAVE YOU EVER SEEN DENVER?  Victoria Publishing: Denver, Colorado,1971, 1st edition.  Printed by Johnson Publishing Co., Boulder, Colorado.  Photographs of Denver, Colorado.  Illustrated covers; spiral-bound; 79 pages; photographs.  Fine condition.  PRICE: $20.00

Martin, Mary and Gene.  COLORADO'S HALL OF FAME: A Quick Picture History.  Little London Press: Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1974, first edition.  Illustrated yellow wrappers; 70 pages; illustrated.  Fine condition.  PRICE: $21.50

Maytham, Thomas N., Director, Denver Art Museum.  COLORADO AND THE AMERICAN RENAISSANCE, 1876 - 1917.  Denver Art Museum, National Endowment for the Humanities, 1980, 1st printing.  Denver art and architecture.  Illustrated wrappers; 48 pages; text and illustrations.  Fine condition.  PRICE: $20.00

Mazzulla, Fred M. and Jo.  THE FIRST 100 YEARS: Cripple Creek and the Pikes Peak Region.  Published in 1956, A.B. Hirschfeld Press, Denver, Colorado, 1st edition.  Original illustrated covers; 64 pages; photographs, illustrations, maps.  Very good plus condition.  Price: $30.00

McFall, J.R. (Jack).  A.B. (BEN) McFALL: Pioneer Civil Engineer - Florence, Colorado.  Privately published.  Florence Citizen Print.  Illustrated wrappers; 10 pages; photographs and history.  Near fine condition.  PRICE: $20.00

McKinstry, Hugh.  THE FUTURE OF MINING IN COLORADO: Some Geological and Economic Aspects.  Published and Distributed by the Mining and Petroleum Committee, Colorado State Chamber of Commerce, Denver, Colorado, circa 1959, 1st printing.  Illustrated wrappers; 28 pages; illustrations.  Fine condition.  PRICE: $20.00

McMechen, Edgar C.  THE TABOR STORY.  The State Historical Society of Colorado: Denver, Colorado, 1951, 1st printing.  Gold printed black wrappers; 41 pages; illustrated.  Near fine condition.  PRICE: $23.50

Miller, Nellie Burget.  A SWATCH OF VIOLETS: A Collection of Memorial Poems in tribute to Nellie Burget Miller by the Colorado Springs Extension of the Poetry Fellowship of Colorado.  Published by Standard Printing and Stationery Co., Colorado Springs, Colorado.  Original illustrated stiff wrappers; 25 pages; photograph of author tipped onto frontispiece.  Near fine condition.  Circa 1950, 1st printing.  PRICE: $35.00

Mitchell, Elisabeth Crocker.  THE SEASONINGS.  Published by Creative Press & Advertising Inc.  Self-published, 1972, 1st printing.  Illustrated wrappers; 55 pages; Colorado poetry and photographs.  Fine condition.  PRICE: $24.50

Moorehead, Linda, editor.  COLORADO FEVER.  Volume 1, Number 1, dedicated to the children of Colorado.  Jende-Hagan Book Corporation: Frederick, Colorado, 1982.  Colorado history and activities for children.  Illustrated wrappers; 32 pages; illustrated.  Colorado Historical Institute for Children.  Fine condition.  PRICE: $22.00

Morris, John R.  BASEBALL FEVER IN THE ROCKIES: The Denver Post Tournament, 1915 - 1941.  Printed blue wrappers; 24 pages.  No publisher; no printer; no printing date.  Fine condition.  PRICE: $30.00

Murray, Andrew E.  THE SKYLINE SYNOD: Presbyterianism in Colorado and Utah.  Golden Bell Press: Denver, Colorado, 1971, first edition.  Original illustrated covers; 151 pages; illustrated.  One ex-library discard stamp.  Very good plus condition.  PRICE: $35.00

Musick, Archie.  MUSICK MEDLEY: Intimate Memories of a Rocky Mountain Art Colony.  Creative Press Adv., Inc., Colorado Springs, Colorado: 1971, 1st printing.  Original illustrated covers; 121 pages; illustrated.  Near fine condition.  Price: $22.50

(National Forest)  WHITE RIVER NATIONAL FOREST, COLORADO.  United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Region, Denver, Colorado.  United States Government Printing Office: Washington, 1941, 1st printing.  Illustrated wrappers; 22 pages; illustrations, plus fold-out map.  Near fine condition.  PRICE: $20.00

(National Western Stock Show)  SOUVENIR PROGRAM: GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY, 1906 - 1956, National Western Stock Show, Horse Show, Rodeo.  Denver, Colorado: January 13 - 21, 1956.  Original illustrated wrappers; 80 pages; illustrations and advertisements.  Pages 77 - 78: sections removed; otherwise, magazine is in very good plus condition.  Price: $25.00

Nature Magazine.  COLORADO NUMBER, May 1932, Volume 19, No. 5.  Original illustrated covers; square bound; pages 269-332.  Articles on Colorado history, animals, birds, rivers, etc.  Photographs and illustrations.  Very good plus condition.  Price: $30.00

Nez, George (text) and Brown, Richard (layout).  Anderson, Perry G., Executive Director.  A DEMONSTRATION PLAN FOR CENTRAL DENVER IN PICTURES.  CAP Bulletin #1, January 1957.  Sponsored by The Downtown Denver Improvement Association.  Prepared under the direction of the City Planning Office Staff, The Urban Renewal Commission.  Illustrated front cover; 38 pages; illustrations and maps.  Very good plus condition.  With letter from Perry G. Anderson, Downtown Denver Improvement Association.  PRICE: $25.00

Nord, Myrtle.  CHICKEN "CHICKEN" BILL.  Published by Tri-State Printing Co., Durango, Colorado, 1977, 1st printing.  Illustrated wrappers; 34 pages; illustrated.  Leadville, Colorado.  Near fine condition.  Price: $22.00

(Ouray, Colorado)  OURAY: The Gem of the Rockies.  Reprint of 1902 booklet published by the Ouray Board of Trade.  This edition published by the Ouray County Historical Society.  Circa 1980.  Red printed covers; 24 pages; illustrations and descriptive.  Fine condition.  PRICE: $24.00







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We are always interested in purchasing large or small collections, from countless to single items.  We purchase Western Americana -- books, documents, maps, photographs, ledgers, journals, annual reports, manuscript material, memorabilia, etc.  We also purchase first edition literature, especially books or manuscripts that are signed/inscribed and dust-jacketed, such F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, John Steinbeck, William Faulkner, Ben Hecht, Eugene O'Neill, James Joyce, etc.  And, we are interested in science books, such as those by Albert Einstein, Richard Feynman, Paul Dirac, Linus Pauling, Steven Weinberg, Werner Heisenberg, Erwin Schroedinger, Niels Bohr, Ernest Rutherford. Max Planck, Ernrico Fermi, Robert Oppenheimer, etc.



"... But never again as during that all too short period when he and I were one person, when the fulfilled future and the wistful past were mingled in a single gorgeous moment -- when life was literally a dream...."  F. Scott Fitzgerald, from 'Early Success,' The Crack Up, October 1937

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