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Short Grass & Longhorns. by Laura V. Hamner

Short Grass & Longhorns.

by Laura V. Hamner

Publication: University of Oklahoma Press, 1943, Norman

First edition. Cloth, [8], 269 pp., numerous illustrations from old photographs, index. A thoroughly researched and well-written account. "The book is a valuable history of the leading ranches of West Texas."--Ramon Adams. Ranches include The XIT, The Matador, The Frying Pan, The LX, and many other ranches of the cow country. Also contains material on Billy The Kid and his stay in Tascosa. Previous owner's name and address on front fly leaf, else a very good copy in price-clipped dust jacket, sunned on the spine and with light wear to the spine ends, corners, and extremities.

Inventory Number: 41507