First edition. 8vo. Limited to 1,000 copies of which this number 992.. Full gilt-stamped leather. orange front and rear endpapers all edges gilt, xiii [blank], 242 pp. Profusely illustrated, many in color. Foreword by John Wayne. Not just a "picture-book"...The extensive text gives much insight into the lives and works of many cowboy artists, as well as their subjects. Includes Maynard Dixon, Ed Borein, W. H. D. Koerner, Olaf Wieghorst, Frank Reaugh, Harold Bugbee, Charlie Russell, Frederic Remington, Charles Schreyvogel, Olaf Seltzer, Frank Tenney Johnson, Ross Santee, Will James, Harold Von Schmidt, Joe De Yong, Fred Harman, Nick Eggenhofer, J. R. Williams, Joe Beeler, Peter Hurd, and many others. An excellent work. Very fine in original matching slipcase.
Inventory Number: 46887