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The Drifting Cowboy. by Will. James

The Drifting Cowboy.

by Will. James

Publication: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925, New York

First edition. 8vo. Author's second book. Quarter cloth and pictorial boards, titles in brown on the front cover and gilt on the spine, xii, 241 pp., numerous illustrations by the author. "His first two books, Cowboys North and South and The Drifting Cowboy are high spots, for my money."---Jeff Dykes. Seven stories revolving around the adventures of a lanky cowboy named Bill whose drifting takes him throughout the West as he lives the hard life of working cowboy. Gilt spine lettering slightly tarnished, and a tiny bump to the bottom edge of the front cover, else a fine copy in a dust jacket with a tiny chip to head of spine and top edge of front cover. An exceptional copy of the author's second book. Very uncommon in dust jacket.

Inventory Number: 46392