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A-Saddle In The Wild West. A Glimpse Of Travel Among The Mountains, Lava Beds, Sand Deserts, Adobe Towns, Indian Reservations, And Ancient Pueblos Of Southern Colorado, New Mexico, And Arizona by  William H. Rideing

A-Saddle In The Wild West. A Glimpse Of Travel Among The Mountains, Lava Beds, Sand Deserts, Adobe Towns, Indian Reservations, And Ancient Pueblos Of Southern Colorado, New Mexico, And Arizona

by William H. Rideing

First edition. 12mo. Orange cloth, black ink and gold lettering on front cover and spine, tan endpapers, 165 [1] plus 10 pp. of advertising, preface. Graff 3503 says, "Rideing accompanied Lieutenant George M. Wheeler on his survey, during a two-year period, acting as a newspaper correspondent. He traveled 4,000 miles a-saddle in New Mexico, Southern Colorado, Nevada, and Eastern California." An interesting first-hand account of the western frontier. Small abrasion to lower portion of front paste-down sheet, light wear to spine ends and corners, else a very good, solid copy.

Inventory Number: 37939

$475.00