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CUSTER, Elizabeth B.

"Boots and Saddles"...

or Life in Dakota with General Custer.

Availability: In stock

Published: New York Harper & Brothers, 1885,

Stock Code: 121295

£250
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

First edition, second state with portrait and frontispiece, title page does not, however, state "With Portrait and Map". "The warm, loving reminiscences of Custer's devoted wife Libbie during their three years in Dakota Territory, detailing the good times as well as the hardships and heartaches of western frontier life" (O'Keefe).

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Description

Octavo. Original pale brown cloth, title gilt to the spine, and to the front board with device of a bugle and notation for the title call on a banderolle above a sunrise over mountain range in black and gold, rays continue onto the lower board in blind, matching surface paper endpapers.

Illustrations

Portrait frontispiece and full-page map of Montana and Dakota.

Condition

Slightly rubbed and a little cocked, pale toning to the text, but overall very good.

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