JOYCE LOHSE. Baby Doe Tabor: Matchless Silver Queen. Filter Press. Trade paperback, 108 pages, $9.95,

Baby Doe Tabor’s real-life story of love and marriage to Silver King Horace Tabor during Colorado’s mining boom days took her from rags to fabulous riches, then a return to poverty. During her final years, she lived alone in a rough Leadville mining shack, as a steadfast guardian of the Tabor reputation and legacy.