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148. INMAN, Henry. Buffalo Jones Forty
Years of Adventure. A Volume of Facts Gathered from
Experience by Hon. C. J. Jones... Topeka: Crane &
Company, 1899. 469 pp., portrait, plates. Royal 8vo,
original pictorial gray cloth, gilt title on spine. A
spectacular copy preserved in a custom slipcase.
First edition. Dary, Kanzana 274: "The story of Charles J. "Buffalo Jones," one of several men who sought to save the buffalo (bison) from extinction during the late nineteenth century." Howes I54: "Authoritative plains narrative." Pingenot: Fine account of thrilling experiences and observations in the Middle and Far West taken directly from Jones carefully kept journal.