first editionred cloth lettered in gilt spine, pictorial end papers
by WYLLYS Rufus Kay
Phoenix, Arizona: Hobson & Herr, (1950). First edition (Frontier misspelled on half title). red cloth lettered in gilt spine, pictorial end papers. Fine/pictorial dust jacket (slight fading of spine). Octavo. Illustrated This is a chronicle of both struggle and achievment in the face of harsh desert conditions. Sections deal with the Spanish explorers, the mountain men, the rise and fall of the gold and silver towns, cowboys and much more. - from dust jacket[Adams, Six Guns #2428 and Herd #2567]. (Inventory #: 33523)
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