Publication: Carl Hertzog, 1962, El Paso
First edition thus. 8vo. Signed by Carl Hertzog, who published the book, Tom Lea, who produced the drawings for the book, and Rex Strickland, who did the Introduction and Notes. Cloth, xxii , 212 pp., introduction, illustrated, numerous illustrations by Tom Lea. footnotes, appendices, index. Notes and appendices by Rex Strickland. This attractive reprint of the original 1901 edition was designed and published by Carl Hertzog. Arriving in El Paso in 1858, the author has recorded an informal history of the daily events and politics in this violent frontier town. Appendix I gives biographical sketches of the important residents of El Paso who appear in the author's account. Former owner's bookplate, else fine, bright copy in dust jacket.
Inventory Number: 24980