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Elijah Was A Valiant Man: Annals Of The Thomas Family Of Pinedale, 1876-1967 by Arvin Palmer

Elijah Was A Valiant Man: Annals Of The Thomas Family Of Pinedale, 1876-1967

by Arvin Palmer

First edition. 8vo. Letter from the author to an Arizona bookseller laid-in. Original maroon cloth, titles stamped in gold on front cover and spine, [12], 234 pp., foreword, prologue, illustrated, epilogue, bibliography, index. This Mormon family history focuses on the life and activities of Elijah (Lige) Thomas, Jr., a Navajo County, Arizona, cattleman and sheepman. Material on the Babbitt Brothers, the Aztec Land & Cattle Company, the Flake family, Commodore Perry Owens, Burt Mossman, Heber Grant, and many others. Inserted is a letter/bill along with envelope from the author and with mention of his book on the Palmers, made available by subscription only. Fine without dust jacket, as issued.

Inventory Number: 43130

$55.00