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  • Cow-Boy Life in Texas or 27 Years A Maverick, James,W. S.;,
  • Cow-Boy Life in Texas or 27 Years A Maverick, James,W. S.;,

Author Name    James,W. S.;,

Title   Cow-Boy Life in Texas or 27 Years A Maverick

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Good

Jacket Condition   No Jacket

Type   Book

Publisher    Chicago: M. A. Donohue & Co. 1893 on copyright page, but 1898 printing

Seller ID   8917

Hardcover, 12mo, 213 pp; tan cloth with black title & decoration on the spine & black vignettes on the front cover, b&w ills. Inside; good minus condition w/edgewear, bumped & rubbed thru corners, stains on back cover, ragged spine ends; Front hinge starting; Howes J-51, Rader 2067, Raines p. 125, BTB 104 "valuable account of the life of a Texas cowhand."; 25 full page illustrations "taken from life"; Title says "over 50 illustrations", but this is probably left over from the 1893 ed. The front flyleaf has an inscription from J. T. Roberson, who says he knew Mr. James when he was a cowboy. On the back flyleaf, Mr. Roberson discusses cattle roundup & its purpose. Mr. Roberson served as a corporal in the 11th Texas Cavalry then transferred to the Confederate States Army during the Civil War. After the war, he returned to Texas. 0.0 0.0

Price = 200.00 USD



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