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Boldly They Rode: A History Of The First Colorado Regiment Of Volunteers by Ovando J. Hollister

Boldly They Rode: A History Of The First Colorado Regiment Of Volunteers

by Ovando J. Hollister

Publication: The Golden Press, Publishers, 1949, Lakewood, Colorado

First edition. 8vo. Limited to 1500 copies of which 1300 copies are available for sale to the public. Maroon cloth, titles stamped in gilt on the spine with gilt stamped revolver on the front cover, blue colored front and rear endpapers decorated with white stars, acknowledgement, introduction, rosters of First Cavalry of Colorado, officers of the First Regiment, and officers who are deceased or have resigned. Introduction by William Macleod Raine. "Being the true account of the Apache Canon Fight and the Battle of La Glorieta Pass wherein the Mountain Men of Colorado and their gallant enemies, the Texans of Sibley's Brigade, met in bloody conflict to determine the destiny of the entire West. Written for the regiment by an eye witness and participant Ovando J. Hollister, Private." ..... dust jacket blurb. Fine, bright copy in dust jacket light wear to the head of spine and extremities.

Inventory Number: 48500

$125.00