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LONE COWBOY- My Life Story by Will James - 1st Edition-1st Printing - 1930 - from jakoll (SKU: 3506)

LONE COWBOY- My Life Story

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LONE COWBOY- My Life Story

by Will James

  • Used
  • Hardcover
  • First
VG/No Jacket
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Mansonville, Quebec
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About This Item

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1930. LONE COWBOY- My Life Story- Will James- Illustrated by Author- Charles Scribner's Sons-New York- August 1930- 1st Edition-1st Printing- Scribner colophon and "A" on copyright page- Hardcover:-8vo- VG- no dj- original publishers green cloth with gilt titles on spineand cover and rider on horse with lasso- spine is lightly sun-toned but still legible-light rubs, but square, tight and clean-- 431pp all clean, no tears or writing- profusely illustrated in B&W by author- frontis in glossy B&W of James-the letter-SEE PHOTOS- Will James was born on a Montana Trail in 1892 and orphaned at the age of four, Will followed his guardian a French Canadian trapper named Bopy, to camps scattered from the Yellowstone to the McKenzie River. " In Lone Cowboy, Will on his own after Bopy's death, drifts from one outfit to another, herding cattle, busting broncos, and getting into scrapes before he's old enough to shave or drink at the "honkatonk." ... A really nice collectible copy of this fine book- Non-fiction-biography-western-west-illustrated (3506) . 1st Edition-1st Printing. Illustrated Cloth. VG/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated By Author. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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jakoll CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
LONE COWBOY- My Life Story
Will James
Illustrated By Author
Book condition
Used - VG
Jacket condition
No Jacket
1st Edition-1st Printing
Charles Scribner's Sons
Place of Publication
New York
Date published

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Mansonville, Quebec
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About jakoll

We specialize in Modern 1st Edition, Children's books, Vintage classics, vinyl records, original movie posters, sports cards, comics, postage stamps and coins.We only sell online at this time and have been doing so for over 30 years.


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