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A Bride on the Old Chisholm Trail in 1886 by  Mary Taylor Bunton - First Edition - 1939 - from Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB (SKU: 018157)

A Bride on the Old Chisholm Trail in 1886

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A Bride on the Old Chisholm Trail in 1886

by Bunton, Mary Taylor

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San Antonio: Naylor, 1939. First Edition. Small Octavo. 77p. portrait frontispiece, "an excellent account of the author's experiences on a cattle drive because of the trail boss's illness, Mr. Bunton had to take the herd up the trail himself. His new bride insisted on going along, despite the objections of his men." Once she arrived at the end of the long trail, she was proclaimed the "Queen of the Old Chisholm Trail.' Bound in green cloth lettered and decorated in blue, green and white, spine lettering blue, a fine bright copy in very nice white decorative dust jacket showing only very minute edgewear and one small chip on rear flap. (see Larry Myers, Trailing the Herd; the Cattle Trade in the American West.", #123).


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Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB US (US)
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A Bride on the Old Chisholm Trail in 1886
Bunton, Mary Taylor
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First Edition
Place of Publication
San Antonio
Date Published
Chisholm Trail; Women in the Old West; Trailing the Herd, The Cattle Trail in the American West
Bookseller catalogs
Western Americana; Texas;

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