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Tales Of The Osage River Country by  Jean Graham

Tales Of The Osage River Country

by Jean Graham

7-3/4" x 4-1/2" in pictorial wrappers, showing an illustration of Indians around a fire, printed in black and orange. 43 pp followed by 5 blank pages. Illustrations. Information about and description of Osceola and Lake Sac-Osage; the ancient homes, clothing, legends, relics of the Osage; the steamer "Flora Jones" and the fear its whistle wrought among the pioneers; Legends of the Monegaw Hills and including the story of his Indians' defeat and the chief's subsequent loss of respect; the death of John Younger and law officers Daniels and Captain Lull near the McFerrin cabin on March 17, 1874; a foiled bank robbery; etc. 1" vertical crease to top of pages 18-25 and 5-1/2" vertical crease to top of pages 26-30 not affecting the words. Very light soling to wrappers and with light wear to the extremities.

Inventory Number: 41853

$95.00