Publication: The Anson Jones Press, 1936, Houston
First edition. Original orange cloth, xi [blank], 234 pp., frontispiece [portrait.]. A Texas classic and one of the most sought after 20th Century Texas books. Greene's Fifty Best Books On Texas 12, says, "Tells more about daily life on the frontier than any other comparable narrative.....a good history of a large part of the cattle frontier from the 1860's to modern times...." Six Score 78 "....... and this book gives one of the best portraits of ranch life from a woman's point of view." The Lambshead Ranch is located in the Albany area of Northwest Texas. Minor wear to the head of spine and the rear pastedown sheet has a small, faint, almost imperceptible water mark else a near fine, tight, clean copy.
Inventory Number: 46584