Publication: G P Putnam's Sons, 1885, New York & London
First edition. The Medora edition. #135 of an edition limited to 500 copies. Pictorial cloth, 318 pp., introductory note, illustrated with four etchings by R. Swain Gifford, seven drawings by J.C. Beard and full-page plates by Frost, Sandham, et al. Chronicles Roosevelt's adventures tracking a twelve-hundred-pound grizzly bear in the pine forests of the Bighorn Mountains. Yet some of the best sections are those in which Roosevelt muses on the beauty of the Bad Lands and the simple pleasures of ranch life.Professionally rebacked with the original spine laid-down. Previous owners bookplate on front pastedown, previous owners name and date on title page, and small blindstamp on title page; else a very good+ copy.
Inventory Number: 34461