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On The Plains by Various Authors

On The Plains

by Various Authors

Publication: Perry Mason Co, 1897, Boston

First edition. Stiff printed wrappers, 64pp. Numerous illustrations. Number 13 of The Companion Library. Selections from the Youth's Companion. A collection of 14 stories relating tales of life on the western plains. Stories include, "the Prairie Schooner," "Prairie signs," "Pioneer Life in Dakota," "Ranch Life," "Cowboys on the Plains," "The Great Cattle-Trails," "The Language of Cattle-Brands," "The Water Cactus," etc. Authors include J.T. Trowbridge, Hamlin Garland, Helen Hunt Jackson, and 10 others. Good reading and quite scarce. Previous owners name written neatly at top of title page, else a very good copy.

Inventory Number: 37639