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Billy the Kid

Overview
Works: 731 works in 1,615 publications in 11 languages and 68,439 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Biographies  Western fiction  Biographical fiction  Bibliography  Fiction  Poetry  Western television programs  Western films 
Subject Headings: Outlaws 
Roles: Author, Singer, Performer
Classifications: F786, B
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The saga of Billy the Kid by Walter Noble Burns( Book )

8 editions published between 1926 and 1962 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author focuses on the Kid's life and experiences in the bloody war between the Murphy-Dolan and Tunstall-McSween gangs in and around Lincoln, New Mexico, between 1878 and 1881
To hell on a fast horse : Billy the Kid, Pat Garrett, and the epic chase to justice in the Old West by Mark Lee Gardner( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"To Hell on a Fast Horse" re-creates the thrilling manhunt for the Wild West's most iconic outlaw. It is also the first dual biography of the Kid and Garrett, each a larger-than-life figure who would not have become legendary without the other
A handbook of library and audio-visual aids for the social sciences, concepts and values by Lillian K Spitzer( Book )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Billy the Kid : a tale of the Lincoln County war by William Lee Hamlin( Book )

3 editions published between 1959 and 1965 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Authentic Life of Billy, the Kid (William H. Bonney) ... With an introduction by J.C. Dykes. (New edition, fourth printing.) [With portraits.] by Pat F Garrett( Book )

3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The authentic life of Billy, the Kid : the noted desperado of the Southwest, whose deeds of daring and blood made his name a terror in New Mexico, Arizona and northern Mexico by Pat F Garrett( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the life, adventures, and death of William H. Bonney, better known as Billy, the Kid, written by Sheriff Pat Garrett, the man responsible for killing the outlaw in 1881
Billy the Kid : the bibliography of a legend by Jeff Dykes( Book )

2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presumably the bibliography of a legend may be permitted as many vagaries as the legend itself. It is in that spirit, at any rate, that this volume describes not merely books but also phonograph records, a radio broadcast, motion pictures, comic books, and an advertising leaflet. Certainly the growth of the legend could not be properly portrayed without mention of these media for it is a part of the incredible story that a youth who died in New Mexico Territory in 1881 should life on in the minds of men, however inaccurately, through these modern forms of communication. The brief life of Billy the Kid is told so many times in the 437 items recorded in this volume, with so many variations, that when one has read them a new image of Billy has taken shape, different from any single presentation in the book. There is simply nothing one can do to stop a legend, because even analyzing it breathes into it a new life. In this work the author has kept his annotations remarkably well in hand. Types and prototypes march through them with surprising clarity. The collations, so faithfully set down by Mr. Dykes, are nevertheless in some respects a little wayward. Partly this is because of the nature of the material and partly it is because Mr. Dykes has produced the work--which probably could have been written by no one else--as a collector rather than as a professional bibliographer. It would have been ungracious to eliminate material that will be appreciated by his fellow enthusiasts--page 3
The stereospecific polymerization of vinylcyclohexane by Billy( )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of "Billy the Kid" by Charles A Siringo( Book )

1 edition published in 1920 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Born in Texas in 1855, Siringo was a cowboy, Pinkerton detective, western writer, and Hollywood advisor until his death in 1928, and crossed the Kid's path once or twice in the Texas Panhandle and New Mexico. His account incorporates some inaccuracies but offers genuine historical nuggets such as cowboy Jim East's eyewitness account of the Kid's capture by Pat Garrett at Stinking Spring. Enormously popular at the turn of the century, Siringo single-handedly kept Billy the Kid's flame alive until the 1920s. Historian Frederick Nolan discusses the place of Siringo's account in Billy the Kid literature."--BOOK JACKET
The authentic life of Billy, the Kid. (Historical introduction by Frederick H. Christian.) by Pat F Garrett( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kid, the by Billy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Dutch and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fitting death for Billy the Kid by Ramon F Adams( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Super chIbran break, rap, scratch( Recording )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The end by Billy( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collected works of Billy the Kid : left handed poems by Michael Ondaatje( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

William H. Bonney "Billy the Kid" :( )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Contains two letters about Billy the Kid
El Chivato the infant rascal : an illustrated history by Bob Boze Bell( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

TV classics westerns( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hard-riding adventures of the western daredevils that brings back the romantic simplicity of a great story with a moral
Rare rock 'n' roll( Recording )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Billy the Kid by Michael Baldwin( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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To hell on a fast horse : Billy the Kid, Pat Garrett, and the epic chase to justice in the Old West
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Alternative Names
Antrim Billy 1859-1881

Antrim, Henry

Antrim, Henry asi 1859-asi 1881

Antrim, William Henry

Antrim, William Henry asi 1859-asi 1881

Billy 1859-1881 el Niño

Billy, a Kölyök

Billy, a Kölyök Amerikai cowboy, törvényenkívüli

Billy el Nen

Billy el Neñu

Billy el Niño

Billy, el Niño, 1859-1881

Billy el Niño vaquero estadounidense

Billy Kid

Billy Kid asi 1859-asi 1881

Billy the Kid

Billy the Kid 1859-1881

Billy the Kid American cattle rustler, gambler, horse thief, outlaw, cowboy and ranch hand

Billy the Kid Amerikaans misdadiger

Billy the Kid criminale statunitense

Billy the Kid criminel américain

Billy the Kid personage uit Lucky Luke

Billy the Kid US-amerikanischer Serienmörder und Westernheld

Bonney, William H.

Bonney, William H. 1859-1881

Bonney, William H. asi 1859-asi 1881

Bonney William Henry 1859-1881

Kid, The 1859-1881

McCarty, Billy

McCarty Billy 1859-1881

McCarty, Henry

McCarty Henry 1859-1881

McCarty, Henry asi 1859-asi 1881

McCarty, William Henry

McCarty, William Henry asi 1859-asi 1881

Roberts, Brushy Bill

Roberts, William Henry

Vaikis Bilis

Били Кид

Били Хлапето

Билли Кид

Билли Кид Американский преступник

Біллі Кід

בילי הנער

בילי הנער אקדוחן אמריקאי

الولد بيلي

بیلی د کید

বিলি দ্য কিড

บิลลีเดอะคิด

빌리 더 키드

ビリー・ザ・キッド

比利小子

比利小子 美国牛仔

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