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AUCTION 19

221. WALKER, Tacetta B. Stories of Early Days in Wyoming. Big Horn Basin. Casper: Prairie Publishing Company, [1936]. [8], iv, [2], 271 [1 blank] pp., 9 plates (mostly photographic, portraits and scenes), one map, text illustrations, endpaper maps. 8vo, original purple cloth lettered in gilt on upper cover and spine.  Very fine. Scarce.

     First edition. Adams, Guns 2287: “This privately printed book contains chapters on the Johnson County War and on the outlaw period, dealing with Butch Cassidy and his gang and the hanging of Tom Horn.” Adams, Herd 2422. King, Women on the Cattle Trail and in the Roundup, p. 20: “Includes the story [and a photograph] of Lucy Moore, an enterprising woman who became a successful sheep rancher in the late 1800s in the Big Horn Basin of Wyoming.” ($125-250)

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