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The Armstrong Chronicle. A Ranching History by Diane Solether Smith

The Armstrong Chronicle. A Ranching History

by Diane Solether Smith

Publication: 1989

First edition. 8vo. Edited by Holland McCombs.Two-tone plaid and decorated gray cloth covers, decorated front and rear endpapers, xxii [2], 358 pp., frontispiece [portrait], prologue, acknowledgment, introduction, illustrated, portraits, maps, chapter notes, bibliography, appendices, index. A history of the South Texas ranch and the Armstrong family. The Armstrong Ranch, located next to the King Ranch, was founded by Major John B. Armstrong, former Texas Ranger, about a year after the King Ranch. Original unprinted glassine dust jacket is lightly worn, but present, lightly rubbed at the underside of the foot of the spine, else a near fine, square copy about a prominent Texas ranching family.

Inventory Number: 34182

$375.00