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Shanghai Pierce: A Fair Likeness. CHRIS EMMETT

Shanghai Pierce: A Fair Likeness.


Other works by CHRIS EMMETT

Publication: University of Oklahoma Press, 1953, Norman

First edition. 8vo. Cloth, xiii, 236pp., illustrated, plates, portraits, maps, appendix, bibliography, index. Drawings by Nick Eggenhofer. Six Score 38 says, " Pierce was a grand original, the first cattle king of Texas. His business dealings were vast, varied, and interesting." Six Guns 678 says, "There is some material on the Taylor-Sutton feud and on John Wesley Hardin, Jack Helm, Ben Thompson, Wild Bill Hickok, and other gunmen." Bump to upper fore-corner of the front panel, else near fine, with previous owners bookplate on front endpapers. Price-clipped dust jacket is lightly sunned on spine, with some very light edgewear.

Inventory Number: 50153