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Saddle In The Sky. The Lone Star State by  J. H. Plenn

Saddle In The Sky. The Lone Star State

by J. H. Plenn

First edition. 8vo. Bright red cloth, titles stamped in gilt on the front cover and spine, map of Texas on front and rear endpapers, 287 pp., block print illustrations by Agnes Lilienberg Muench. An anecdotal treatment of Texas, its history and mores. Published in 1940, the author expresses some thoughts and views that are not acceptable in today's climate. Herd 1805 says "Contains some information on the King Ranch and also the cattle ranches of West Texas." Six Guns 1737 says "Contains some scattered information on the James and Younger boys and devotes several pages to Belle Starr ..." Fine in dust jacket with light wear to the extremities.

Inventory Number: 45902

$85.00