First edition. Quarto. Decorated cloth, , 355 pp., frontis., about the author, author's note, foreward, double column, illustrated from photographs, brands, map. Details pioneers of the county, prominent citizens, businesses, family histories, churches, etc. There is a large section on brands of the county including owner, date of registration, and the brand itself. Much on all the cattle ranches of the county including Spur Ranch, Espuela Cattle Company, Pitchfork Ranch, Matador Ranch, and others. Former owner's neat bookplate on front pastedown sheet, small inked date on front fly leaf, six tiny black ink spots and one small spot to front cover else a near fine, tight copy without dust jacket, as issued.
Inventory Number: 31187