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Riders Of Many Lands by Theodore Ayrault Dodge

Riders Of Many Lands

by Theodore Ayrault Dodge

Publication: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1894, New York

First edition. 8vo. Small inked gift inscription signed by the author on the front free fly leaf. Cloth, viii, 486 pp., plus 2 pp. of advertisements, preface, illustrated, plates, frontispiece, advertisements. Many interesting studies are presented as to how the horse was used in various societies such as the Sioux, Comanches, cowboys, military, trappers, cavalry, etc. Many illustrations by Frederic Remington. Former owner's neat bookplate on front pastedown sheet, covers lightly rubbed, light wear to the corners and spine ends, else a good copy of an uncommon book.

Inventory Number: 47586