Random House, 1955, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, Fourth Printing, Illustrated By: John C. Wonsetler
184pp., last 2 blank, index. Illustrated end papers, showing map of the United States and small vignettes from their history. The text is illustrated with both dual coloured and black-and-white illustrations by John C. Wonsetler. Pale green coloured tint to top paper edge. Pink coloured boards with embossed garland of flowers and illustration of a head of a Texas Longhorn on the front panel, with decorations on the spine with gray writing. Very minor bumping to the head and to the heel of the spine, and a little rubbing to the book corners. Rubbing to the rear spine gutter edge. A few handling marks to the end papers. Illustrated dustwrapper, again by John C. Wonsetler, with orange insert and black and white writing on the front panel and spine. The dustwrapper is rubbed, slightly faded and the back panel is both dull and grubby. Rubbing and chipping to the dustwrapper corners and there are is also a little chipping to the top spine edge. Some foxing to the rear fold over crease and top fold over edge. A few marks to the verso of the dustwrapper. A history of cattle drives/trails of the American West from the Civil War to the advent of the railway. A Landmark Book -- series, number 60. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: John C. Wonsetler. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; History -- America; Inventory No: 0103316.