Cow-Boy Life in Texas or 27 Years A Maverick

By: James,W. S.;,

Price: $200.00

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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

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

Author Name: James,W. S.;,

Categories: Other,

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

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Seller ID: 8917