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6,000 Miles Of Fence: Life On The Xit Ranch Of Texas. by Cordia Sloan And Joe B. Frantz. Duke

6,000 Miles Of Fence: Life On The Xit Ranch Of Texas.

by Cordia Sloan And Joe B. Frantz. Duke

Publication: University of Texas Press, (1961), Austin

First edition. 8vo. Inscribed by Joe B. Frantz on the front fly leaf. Newspaper clipping about the book's publication is laid-in. Decorated cloth, xxvi, 231 pp., frontispiece, preface, illustrated, maps, appendix, index. The wife of Bob Duke, the last XIT general manager to run cattle, with the help of Joe B. Frantz, relates in honest cowboy language what actually happened inside the XIT's 6,000 miles of fence. Fine in dust jacket with light wear to the spine ends and the extremities.

Inventory Number: 41538

$75.00