First edition. 8vo. Modern black cloth, gilt in facsimile of the original binding, xi , 412 pp., preface, illustrated, portraits, two folding birds eye views of Denton, Texas, index. Adams ONE-FIFTY 6: "This rare book contains a chapter on Sam Bass, telling of his life in Denton; his start in crime; his career; and his death." Dykes BILLY THE KID 70: "Very scarce. Considerable material on John S. Chisum, one-time resident of Denton County, is contained in this history..." Much sought by cattle, outlaw and county history collectors. Front and rear endpapers replaced else a very nice copy of a rare book.
Inventory Number: 5428