True second edition. 347 pages, + ads, color frontis, illustrations, original brown cloth with gilt cowboy on a horse on front cover, edge wear, minor fading to spine but gilt lettering visible, housed in a slipcase. This copy has a few blank order pages bound in the front, and stamped on the copyright page "supplied by Rand McNally," Rand McNally issued the third printing in 1886 and most likely they purchased the remainder of Siringo's copies and placed their stamp on them. The first and most widely read of cowboy biographies. Herd 2077, Six Guns 2032, Howes 510.
Title: A Texas Cowboy, or Fifteen Years on the Hurricane Deck of a Spanish Pony Taken From Real Life, by Charles A. Siringo, An Old Stove up Cow Puncher Who Has Spent Nearly Twenty Years on the Great Western Cattle Ranges
Author: Siringo, Charles A
Publisher: Chicago, Siringo & Dobson Publishing: 1886
Book Condition: Very Good
Product Type: Book
Seller ID: 014821
Keywords: Cowboys, ranching, cattle Drives, Siringo, Outlaws, Ranching, Texas