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THE WALLS TALK: historic house museums of Colorado. Werner. Presents 37 stories of special Colorado houses. 239 large-format pages, illus.
Inventory = 1.
ISBN: 978-0-8654-095-4. Order #: FILT8563 paper$16.95.




AMONG THE APACHES. Schwatka. Apaches in 1870s: dwellings, medicine men, runners, war dress, weapons, leaders. 30 illustrations,  30 pages.
ISBN: 0-910584-35-4. Order #: FILT4574 paper$4.00.


THE MILLITRY BACHELOR CHEF: a guide for getting started in the kitchen. Henry Lippincott. 64 pages
ISBN:0-910584-40-0. Order #: FILT0459 paper$4.95.





COYOTE AND THE FISH. Garrod.  Indian trickster story about how the  rainbow trout got its color--by outsmarting coyote. 36 p., 17 Mimbres style illus.
Inventory =1. ISBN: 0-86541-029-1. Order #: FILT0210 paper$4.00.





THE CELEBRATED JUMPING FROG OF CALAVERAS COUNTY. Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain). Facsimile of 1875 edition of Clemens' hilarious story "rescued" from a translation into French.  The 1875 edition of Mark Twain's tale of Jim Smiley and his jumping frog. 32 pages, illustrated. Out of print this centennial edition.
Inventory = 1
. ISBN: 978-0-910584-02-9. Order #: FILT4512 paper$5.50.



THE WEST ON WOOD: a book of 19th century pictures. (VOL. 1--Southwestern Indians). 19th century engravings gleaned from early publications. Illustrated, 56 pages.
Inventory = 12.
ISBN: 0-86541-015-1. Order #: FILT4662 paper$3.95.




THE LUCK OF ROARING CAMP AND OTHER SKETCHES, including Outcasts of Poker Flat and Tennessee's Partner.  by Bret Harte.
Inventory = 21.
ISBN: 0-910584-77-X. Order #: FILT0476 paper$3.95.




FOX GRAPES: Cherokee verse.  Isom. Cherokee verse from Oklahoma--the plains, the hills, the people. Illustrated, 48 pages.
Inventory=36.  ISBN: 0-910584-45-1. Order #: FILT0456 paper$3.95.






THE LIFE OF PAT F. GARRETT and the Taming of the Border Outlaw. Scanland. Gunmen, outlaws, greatest sheriff of Old Southwest. 5 illustrations, 44 pages.
Inventory = 3.
ISBN: 0-910584-18.4. Order #: FILT0485 paper$3.95.




BLONDE CHICANA BRIDE'S MEXICAN COOKBOOK. Duran. Dozens of authentic Mexican recipes for rellenos, enciladas, chiles, postres, beans, bebidas and more. 55 pages, illus. Inventory = 6. ISBN: 0-910584-96-6. Order #: FILT0457 paper$4.95.


BLONDE CHICANA BRIDE'S MEXICAN COOKBOOK.  Keen. The Gringo's guide to Mexican food from chiole to coffee, from bread tobeer. Newer edition of earlier book by Duran.  61 pages, illus. Inventory = 1. ISBN: 0-86541-031-3. Order #: FILT3781 paper$5.95.





NAVAJO NATIVE DYES: their preparation and use. Nonabah G. Bryan. Collection of authentic recipes for rendering dyes from native Southwest plants for dyeing wool for rugs. Inculdes guide to identifying plants. Plants to use, dyeing wool for Navajo rugs. 36 drawings, 75 pages.
Inventory =15.
ISBN: 0-910584-57-5. Order #: FILT0490 paper$5.00.


1601 or A FIRESIDE CONVERSATION IN YE TIME OF QUEEN ELIZABETH. Mark Twain. Risque and vulgar, but historic. Facsimile of 1934 edition. Illustrated, 28 pages.
Inventory = 15.
ISBN: 0-86541-025-9.  Order #: FILT3265 paper$3.95.

FRONTIER TYPES and IN COWBOY LAND. Theodore Roosevelt. Illus by Frederic Remington. Roosevelt's own account of his time as a ranch hand in 1890s Dakota Territory. 44 pages, illustrated.
Inventory =1. ISBN:  0-86541-041-0. Order #: FILT5543 paper$5.95.


HELEN HUNT JACKSON: selected Colorado writings. Helen Hunt Jackson. In this collection, Professor Mark I. West introduces the modern reader to Jackson's travel descriptions, fiction and poetry. These selections were written and published while she lived in Colorado Springs and have as their subject either frontier life in Colorado, or the natural beauty of the area.
Inventory = 1.
ISBN: 978-0-86541-064-0. Order #: FILT5883 paper$12.95.





SOUTHWESTERN INDIAN RECIPE BOOK. Hesse. Recipes of Apache, Papago, Pima, Pueblo, Navajo. Kneel-down bread, blue corn fritters, chili mush, chili fritters, green jerky fry!  Illus. 60 p.
Inventory = 6.
ISBN: 978-0-86541-042-9. Order #: FILT0658 paper$5.95.




Gus's Cabin Kitchen. Gus Mircos. Healthy cooking inspired by Colorado's great outdoors. Traditional recipes plus game birds, meat, and fish in low-fat renditons. 168 pages.
Inventory = 1.
ISBN: 0-86541-038-0. Order #: FILT7688 paper$15.95.




FIELD MOUSE GOES TO WAR: a bilingual tale. Kennard and Yava. Illustrated by Fred Kabotie. Can the little field mouse outwit the hawk that is stealing chickens from the People? 
This traditional Hopi tale was originally published in 1944 by the Bureau of Indian Afffairs. The drawings are by Hopi artist Fred Kabotie who was born at the turn of the century on the Second Mesa. Kabotie was commissioned by the Museum of the American Indian in New York to record authentic native dances and by the Fred Harvey Company to decorate the Indian Tower on the south Rim of the Grand Canyon. The book is in English and phonetic Hopi. Contains pronunciation guide.74 pages.
 Inventory = 1. ISBN: 0-86541-046-1. Order #: FILT5265 paper$10.95.

 YUKON POEMS of ROBERT SERVICE. Sourdough Edition. Familiar and timeless poems of the Klondike Gold Rush of 1898".

    "The Shooting of Dan McGrew"
    "The Law of the Yukon"
    "The Cremation of Sam McGee"}
    "The Spell of the Yukon"
    "The Song of the Wage-slave"
Inventory= 1. ISBN: 0-86541-040-2. Order #: FILT2164 paper$4.95.


THE PAPAGO (Tohono O'odham) and PIMA INDIANS OF ARIZONA. Ruth M. Underhill.  Noted anthropologist describes everyday life, religion, arts, and government of two Arizona tribes. First published in 1930s.
74 pages, illustrated. Inventory= 1
. ISBN: 978-0-86541-059-6. Order #: FILT0487 paper$10.95.   


POWELL'S CANYON VOYHAGE. W. L. Rusho. History of J. W. Powell's first expedition through the Grand Canyon. 44pages, illustrated.
Inventory = 7
. ISBN: 0-910584-12-5. Order #: FILT0461 paper$4.00.


KOKOPELLI: Casanova of the Cliff Dweller. John V. Young. Who or what was Kokopelli? The hunchback flute player's many roles and the Kokopelli legends are described in this 40 page, illustrated book.
Inventory= 5. ISBN: 0-86541-026-7. Order #: FILT7122 paper$4.95.




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