Time-Life Books, 1973, Hardcover (Imitation Leather), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition, Illustrated By: Photographic/Illustrations
IV, 5-240 pages, credits, bibliography, acknowledgements and index. Splatter effect endpapers. The text is illustrated with copious colour and black-and-white photographs, colour and black-and-white illustrations and maps. Brown faux ornately decorated covers with a picture of ' The Cowboy' painted by Frederic Remington, which has been pasted on post reduction. Gilt titles to the backstrip along with four raised bands to the top edge and lower edge of the backstrip. Rubbing to the book corners. Light browning and foxing to the text block edges. A history of the American cowboy, from the earliest cowboy, the Californian vaquero, up to the large cattle barons and their large workforce of ranch hands/cowboys. Part of The Old West series. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic/Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; History -- America; Inventory No: 0107591.