El Paso: Carl Hertzog, 1958. xiv,,226,pp. including illustrations by Buck Schiwetz. Frontispiece portrait. Half title. Original half orange cloth and patterned cloth, gilt-stamped spine and cover. Contemporary ownership signature on half title, else fine. Item #WRCAM31301
One of 1500 copies of the limited edition, designed and printed by Carl Hertzog. "One of the best portraits of ranch life from a woman's point of view" - SIX SCORE. "Tells more about daily life on the frontier than any comparable narrative....A good history of a large part of the cattle frontier from the 1860's to modern times [and] The most beautiful specimen of [Hertzog's] work" - Greene. SIX SCORE 78. BASIC TEXAS BOOKS 139. FIFTY BEST BOOKS ON TEXAS 12. HOWES M426. LOWMAN 105. DYKES HIGHSPOTS 90.