MT. GOTHIC TOMES AND RELIQUARY

RARE BOOKS & WESTERN AMERICANA

Brian Levine

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

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

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CRIPPLE CREEK, COLORADO, PAGE 3

 

THE PINKERTON LABOR SPY

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by Morris Friedman.  Published by Wilshire Book Company, 200 William Street, New York

1907, First edition

Original illustrated green cloth covers; 229 pages; several illustrations; plus advertisements.  Pages are near fine; covers are in very good condition; spine is sunned with some chipping on head and foot.  Many chapters about the Cripple Creek labor strike of 1903 - 1904, with an insight into the industrial war seen from a special perspective.  Also, facts and events of the strike in Telluride, Colorado.

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THE CRIPPLE CREEK STRIKE

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by Mrs. Emma F. Langdon.  Published in Victor, Colorado, 1904, First edition

Original green cloth binding with gold print; 248 pages, illustrated.  Near fine condition.  Detailed perspective of the Cripple Creek strike from the labor union (Western Federation of Miners) side.  There were 2 later editions of this book printed in Denver in 1905.

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COLORADO AS I SAW IT

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by Harry A. Epperson.  Privately published

Inland Printing Co., Kaysville, Utah, 1944, First Edition

Original maroon pebbled binding; gold print on front cover; 137 pages, plus illustrations.  Near fine condition.  Memoirs of Epperson's days in the Cripple Creek Gold Mining District and on Colorado ranches

 

A GUIDE TO THE CRIPPLE CREEK-VICTOR MINING DISTRICT, by Brian Levine

A GUIDE TO THE CRIPPLE CREEK-VICTOR MINING DISTRICT, by Brian Levine, 1987, Century One Press, Colorado Springs, Colorado; first edition, second issue.  Publication is in its original illustrated stiff covers; 64 pages; SIGNED BY AUTHOR.  Condition: fine.  Historical tour of the Cripple Creek District, driving and walking.  This publication came out pre-gambling initiative and pre-open-pit mining in the Cresson-Portland area; so, things have been altered in the District. Price: $25.00

 

Signed by J. Maurice Finn

THE FIRST NATIONAL BANK

Issued May 3, 1904, on Finn's account in Cripple Creek, Colorado.  Signed by Finn on front and back.  J. Maurice Finn was one of Cripple Creek's more creative attorneys.  Check is in very good plus condition.

 PRICE: $45.00

 

THE WASHINGTON LEASE check, 1902

First National Bank of Cripple Creek, Colorado, 1902.  Signed by John Sharpe (marshal of Cripple Creek).  Washington Claim was part of Stratton's Independence Mine.  Near fine condition.

Price: $29.95

 

 

THE CENTENNIAL GOLD EXTRACTION COMPANY, 1900

Brodie Mill, between Anaconda and Barry, in Squaw Gulch, near Cripple Creek, Colorado.  First National Bank of Cripple Creek, Colorado, revenue-imprinted stamp, Near fine condition.

Price: $29.95

 

WE HAVE CHECKS WITH SIGNATURES OF MANY NOTED AND IMPORTANT CRIPPLE CREEK PERSONALITIES.  INQUIRE ABOUT THE PEOPLE YOU ARE LOOKING FOR.  GOOD CHANCE WE WILL HAVE THEIR AUTHENTIC SIGNATURES ON HISTORICAL CHECKS.

 

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WE BUY COLLECTIONS LARGE AND SMALL!

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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Boltzmann equation

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Dirac equation

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