First edition. 8vo. Original tan printed wrappers. 120pp. Pages 73-76 are misbound. Frontis. [Jack Raines, "The Millionaire Cowboy" on cowpony "Cheyenne"]. Black and white illustrations. "J. Frank Dobie in 'Guide to Life and Literature of the Southwest,' calls this title a "Rare and meaty pamphlet." Much on cattle trails, cowboys, ranching, Indians, the coming of the railroad, bad men, and giants like Charles Goodnight, Oliver Loving, Granville Stuart, John Chisholm, Jesse James and the Younger Brothers, Billy the Kid and much more." "A splendid little book as far as the cattle trails are concerned..."--Ramon Adams. "A very interesting history by one who spent his life in the business."--Everett D. Graff. Light wear to lower fore-edges of front wrapper, 1-1/4" missing or lifted to head of spine and 1" missing to toe of spine else a very good copy. Scarce.
Inventory Number: 41852