Publication: Frontier Heritage Press, 1971, San Diego
First edition. 8vo. Brown cloth, titles stamped in gilt on the front cover and spine, , 82 pp., illustrated, maps, notes. Illustrations by John W. Hampton, former President, Cowboy Artists of America. "The author of the original diary, Lt. Charles Springer, was born and educated in Germany, and one of the those rare immigrants to this country who "out-frontiered" the Frontiersman. He records with keen observation the details of an exciting campaign into Sioux country some eleven years before the Custer massacre."----- Dust jacket promotional blurb. Fine, bright copy in lightly rubbed dust jacket with light wear to the spine ends and rear flap fold.
Inventory Number: 48948