PIONEER SURVEYOR, FRONTIER LAWYER. THE PERSONAL NARRATIVE OF O.W. WILLIAMS. 1877-1902.

El Paso: Texas Western College Press, 1966. xii,350pp. Cloth. Spine a bit sunned with minor tears, else a fine copy. Remnants of pictorial dust jacket (spine gone). In slipcase. Item #WRCAM26520

One of the "Fort Stockton" limited edition of 150 copies, signed by the editor (S.D. Myres), the author of the introduction (C.L. Sonnichsen), the artist (Jose Cisneros), the researcher (Clayton W. Williams), and the designer-producer (Carl Hertzog). "Williams came to Texas for health and adventure at the age of twenty-four. Possessed of a boundless curiosity, he was not only surveyor and lawyer, but folklorist, historian and natualist as well" - Lowman. An important book on early West Texas. LOWMAN, THE WORK OF CARL HERTZOG 210.

Price: $500.00